Period
to 11 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

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

Java Engineer
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 58 44
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 4 15 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.08% 2.67% 5.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 2.73% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 24
Median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -12.20% +16.78%
10th Percentile £35,875 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £60,500 £62,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +17.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 345 549 604
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.74% 97.86% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 253 406 514
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £62,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Cheltenham

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java Engineer in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Cheltenham

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Engineer in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 Cheltenham region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (50.00%) Apache NiFi
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Business Development
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) Kafka
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) OOD

Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Apache NiFi
1 2 (50.00%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat