The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 146 176 197
Rank change year-on-year +30 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 97 90 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.59% 1.22% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.27% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 80 63 74
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +10.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5868 7083 7192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.06% 96.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4689 5722 5787
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Java Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in the East of England

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in the East of England

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in the East of England

Java Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +22 57 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Hertfordshire +7 21 £45,000 -32.07% 3
Essex +20 16 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Suffolk - 2 £42,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £52,500 -
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Java Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 213 (100.00%) Java
2 158 (74.18%) Software Engineering
3 106 (49.77%) Computer Science
4 86 (40.38%) Degree
5 71 (33.33%) Python
6 67 (31.46%) SQL
7 60 (28.17%) C++
8 55 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (22.54%) Mathematics
10 42 (19.72%) Linux
11 39 (18.31%) OOP
12 37 (17.37%) Spring
13 35 (16.43%) Physics
13 35 (16.43%) Algorithms
14 34 (15.96%) Git (software)
14 34 (15.96%) OO
14 34 (15.96%) Perl
15 33 (15.49%) C#
16 32 (15.02%) JavaScript
17 30 (14.08%) Multithreading
18 28 (13.15%) Maven
18 28 (13.15%) PhD
19 27 (12.68%) JUnit
19 27 (12.68%) Elasticsearch
20 26 (12.21%) Web Services
20 26 (12.21%) C
20 26 (12.21%) TDD
21 25 (11.74%) MySQL
22 24 (11.27%) Finance
23 23 (10.80%) JSON

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 27 (12.68%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (5.63%) JBoss
3 9 (4.23%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.29%) Apache
5 6 (2.82%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.94%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.47%) Confluence
7 1 (0.47%) DNN
7 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.47%) Luigi
7 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.92%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (7.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.41%) Slack
5 2 (0.94%) IaaS
6 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.51%) Internet
2 13 (6.10%) 802.11
2 13 (6.10%) Bluetooth
2 13 (6.10%) Wireless
3 7 (3.29%) HTTP
4 4 (1.88%) SSL
4 4 (1.88%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.41%) LDAP
6 1 (0.47%) AMQP
6 1 (0.47%) DNS
6 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.47%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.74%) MySQL
2 20 (9.39%) Big Data
3 19 (8.92%) MongoDB
4 18 (8.45%) NoSQL
5 16 (7.51%) HBase
6 13 (6.10%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.76%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.76%) SQL Server
8 7 (3.29%) JasperReports
9 6 (2.82%) Geospatial Data
9 6 (2.82%) GIS
10 3 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.94%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.47%) DB2
12 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.47%) Redis
12 1 (0.47%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (15.96%) Git (software)
2 28 (13.15%) Maven
3 27 (12.68%) JUnit
4 23 (10.80%) Jenkins
5 16 (7.51%) Ant
5 16 (7.51%) Cucumber
6 10 (4.69%) Visual Studio
7 8 (3.76%) JIRA
7 8 (3.76%) Selenium
8 7 (3.29%) Hudson
9 6 (2.82%) ClearQuest
9 6 (2.82%) CruiseControl
9 6 (2.82%) FishEye
9 6 (2.82%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.35%) JBehave
10 5 (2.35%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.41%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.94%) Gradle
13 1 (0.47%) Bower
13 1 (0.47%) Grunt
General
1 24 (11.27%) Finance
2 14 (6.57%) Electronics
3 11 (5.16%) Aerospace
4 10 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.29%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.88%) Automotive
7 3 (1.41%) Legal
7 3 (1.41%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.37%) Spring
2 26 (12.21%) Web Services
3 23 (10.80%) JSON
4 18 (8.45%) J2EE
5 17 (7.98%) REST
6 16 (7.51%) HTML
7 15 (7.04%) RESTful
8 13 (6.10%) 802.1X
9 12 (5.63%) CSS
9 12 (5.63%) J2SE
9 12 (5.63%) XML
10 10 (4.69%) Hibernate
10 10 (4.69%) JSP
11 9 (4.23%) Ajax
11 9 (4.23%) GWT
11 9 (4.23%) Java EE
12 7 (3.29%) Swing
13 6 (2.82%) AWT
13 6 (2.82%) JMS
13 6 (2.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 106 (49.77%) Computer Science
2 35 (16.43%) Algorithms
3 16 (7.51%) Data Structures
4 11 (5.16%) Internet of Things
4 11 (5.16%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.35%) RIA
7 5 (2.35%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.41%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.47%) Fintech
9 1 (0.47%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.47%) Life Science
9 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.47%) PKI
9 1 (0.47%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.47%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.72%) Linux
2 17 (7.98%) Unix
2 17 (7.98%) Windows
3 13 (6.10%) Android
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (74.18%) Software Engineering
2 55 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (22.54%) Mathematics
4 39 (18.31%) OOP
5 35 (16.43%) Physics
6 34 (15.96%) OO
7 30 (14.08%) Multithreading
8 26 (12.21%) TDD
9 20 (9.39%) BDD
10 16 (7.51%) SDLC
11 15 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (7.04%) Scrum
12 14 (6.57%) Cross-Platform Development
12 14 (6.57%) DevOps
12 14 (6.57%) Machine Learning
13 13 (6.10%) Android Development
13 13 (6.10%) Unit Testing
14 11 (5.16%) Bioinformatics
15 10 (4.69%) CAD
15 10 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 213 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (33.33%) Python
3 67 (31.46%) SQL
4 60 (28.17%) C++
5 34 (15.96%) Perl
6 33 (15.49%) C#
7 32 (15.02%) JavaScript
8 26 (12.21%) C
9 11 (5.16%) MATLAB
10 7 (3.29%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.82%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.82%) Groovy
12 4 (1.88%) PHP
13 1 (0.47%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.47%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.47%) Ruby
13 1 (0.47%) Scala
13 1 (0.47%) VB
13 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 86 (40.38%) Degree
2 28 (13.15%) PhD
3 9 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.88%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.33%) QA
2 5 (2.35%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (8.45%) Docker
2 6 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.82%) Nagios
3 3 (1.41%) Grafana
3 3 (1.41%) Graphite
3 3 (1.41%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.41%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (4.69%) Microsoft
1 10 (4.69%) Oracle
2 9 (4.23%) Google
3 6 (2.82%) Adobe
3 6 (2.82%) Atlassian
3 6 (2.82%) Red Hat
3 6 (2.82%) Sun
4 3 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (0.47%) Sybase
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