Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Engineer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 132 188
Rank change year-on-year -11 +56 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 24 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.82% 1.21% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.23% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 10
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,250 £29,900
90th Percentile £70,000 £50,250 £60,125
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% +2.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,835 2,837 3,761
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.79% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,272 2,399 3,033
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Java Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Java Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -23 18 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Java Engineer
South East

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, Java Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (62.50%) SQL
4 14 (58.33%) BDD
5 13 (54.17%) TDD
6 12 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 11 (45.83%) Finance
8 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
9 9 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
10 8 (33.33%) Scala
10 8 (33.33%) Big Data
10 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 7 (29.17%) JIRA
11 7 (29.17%) Python
11 7 (29.17%) QA
11 7 (29.17%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (25.00%) Redis
12 6 (25.00%) Selenium
12 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
12 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
12 6 (25.00%) Cloudera
12 6 (25.00%) Go
12 6 (25.00%) Apache Spark
12 6 (25.00%) Linux
12 6 (25.00%) Maven
13 5 (20.83%) Unix
13 5 (20.83%) QA Automation
13 5 (20.83%) Kafka

Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) FTP
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 8 (33.33%) Big Data
3 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (25.00%) Redis
4 5 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (20.83%) HBase
4 5 (20.83%) Neo4j
5 2 (8.33%) MySQL
5 2 (8.33%) NewSQL
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (29.17%) JIRA
3 6 (25.00%) Maven
3 6 (25.00%) Selenium
3 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
5 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (16.67%) Gradle
6 2 (8.33%) Ant
6 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
7 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (20.83%) Kafka
3 4 (16.67%) Middleware
3 4 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (8.33%) Apache Camel
5 2 (8.33%) Velocity
5 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 2 (8.33%) WebSockets
5 2 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (4.17%) Akka
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
6 1 (4.17%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) Django
6 1 (4.17%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) Java EE
6 1 (4.17%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) BDD
3 13 (54.17%) TDD
4 12 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (20.83%) QA Automation
9 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 4 (16.67%) Microservices
9 4 (16.67%) OO
9 4 (16.67%) Scrum
10 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
10 3 (12.50%) DevOps
10 3 (12.50%) Kanban
11 2 (8.33%) API Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
11 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
11 2 (8.33%) SDET
11 2 (8.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Scala
4 7 (29.17%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) Go
6 3 (12.50%) Ruby
7 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.17%) C
8 1 (4.17%) C++
8 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Cloudera
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle