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 26 June 2017.

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

Java Engineer
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 176 213
Rank change year-on-year -13 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 73 88 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.17% 1.31% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.36% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 59 81 77
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 6051 6484 7998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.20% 96.19% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 5512 6599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -32 43 £62,500 +25.00% 7
Hertfordshire +3 28 £45,000 - 3
Essex -9 1 £55,000 +2.32% 2
Suffolk - 1 £52,500 -
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 167 (100.00%) Java
2 135 (80.84%) Software Engineering
3 78 (46.71%) Computer Science
4 61 (36.53%) C++
4 61 (36.53%) Python
5 60 (35.93%) Degree
6 47 (28.14%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (28.14%) SQL
7 46 (27.54%) Algorithms
8 44 (26.35%) Mathematics
9 41 (24.55%) QA
10 39 (23.35%) C#
11 38 (22.75%) OO
12 37 (22.16%) TDD
13 36 (21.56%) Linux
13 36 (21.56%) Physics
14 33 (19.76%) Multithreading
14 33 (19.76%) OOP
15 30 (17.96%) Computer Science Degree
16 29 (17.37%) Windows
16 29 (17.37%) Amazon AWS
17 28 (16.77%) PhD
18 27 (16.17%) Git (software)
19 26 (15.57%) Data Structures
20 25 (14.97%) Docker
20 25 (14.97%) C
21 24 (14.37%) Selenium
21 24 (14.37%) Spring
22 23 (13.77%) Machine Learning
23 22 (13.17%) JavaScript

Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 19 (11.38%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (6.59%) JBoss
3 9 (5.39%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (4.79%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.59%) Apache
6 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.60%) Confluence
7 1 (0.60%) DNN
7 1 (0.60%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.37%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.19%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.80%) IaaS
3 3 (1.80%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 2 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.98%) Internet
2 6 (3.59%) Wireless
3 5 (2.99%) 802.11
3 5 (2.99%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.20%) AMQP
4 2 (1.20%) DNS
4 2 (1.20%) HTTP
4 2 (1.20%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.20%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.38%) Big Data
2 14 (8.38%) MongoDB
2 14 (8.38%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.19%) HBase
3 12 (7.19%) MySQL
4 6 (3.59%) JasperReports
5 5 (2.99%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.40%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (2.40%) GIS
7 2 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.20%) Redis
8 1 (0.60%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.60%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.60%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (16.17%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.37%) Selenium
3 21 (12.57%) JUnit
4 20 (11.98%) Ant
5 19 (11.38%) Maven
6 15 (8.98%) JIRA
7 14 (8.38%) Jenkins
8 12 (7.19%) Cucumber
8 12 (7.19%) WebDriver
9 11 (6.59%) JBehave
10 9 (5.39%) Gradle
11 8 (4.79%) Visual Studio
12 5 (2.99%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.99%) Hudson
13 4 (2.40%) ClearQuest
13 4 (2.40%) CruiseControl
13 4 (2.40%) FishEye
13 4 (2.40%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.80%) HP UFT
15 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (12.57%) Finance
2 9 (5.39%) Aerospace
3 7 (4.19%) Electronics
3 7 (4.19%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (4.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.60%) Automotive
4 1 (0.60%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.37%) Spring
2 22 (13.17%) Web Services
3 19 (11.38%) REST
4 18 (10.78%) HTML
4 18 (10.78%) JSON
5 15 (8.98%) CSS
6 14 (8.38%) RESTful
7 13 (7.78%) Gherkin
7 13 (7.78%) XML
8 11 (6.59%) J2EE
9 10 (5.99%) .NET
9 10 (5.99%) AngularJS
10 8 (4.79%) J2SE
11 7 (4.19%) JSP
12 6 (3.59%) Hibernate
12 6 (3.59%) Swing
13 5 (2.99%) 802.1X
13 5 (2.99%) GWT
13 5 (2.99%) JPA
13 5 (2.99%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 78 (46.71%) Computer Science
2 46 (27.54%) Algorithms
3 26 (15.57%) Data Structures
4 13 (7.78%) Smart City
5 11 (6.59%) RIA
6 6 (3.59%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (3.59%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.40%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.20%) PKI
9 2 (1.20%) Smart Home
9 2 (1.20%) User Experience
10 1 (0.60%) Home Automation
10 1 (0.60%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.56%) Linux
2 29 (17.37%) Windows
3 19 (11.38%) Android
4 13 (7.78%) Apple iOS
5 10 (5.99%) Unix
6 3 (1.80%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (80.84%) Software Engineering
2 47 (28.14%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (26.35%) Mathematics
4 38 (22.75%) OO
5 37 (22.16%) TDD
6 36 (21.56%) Physics
7 33 (19.76%) Multithreading
7 33 (19.76%) OOP
8 23 (13.77%) Machine Learning
9 21 (12.57%) Scrum
10 19 (11.38%) DevOps
11 18 (10.78%) BDD
11 18 (10.78%) Test Automation
12 17 (10.18%) Unit Testing
13 15 (8.98%) SDLC
14 14 (8.38%) Artificial Intelligence
14 14 (8.38%) Complexity Analysis
14 14 (8.38%) QA Automation
15 13 (7.78%) Distributed Algorithms
15 13 (7.78%) Smart City Simulations
Programming Languages
1 167 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (36.53%) C++
2 61 (36.53%) Python
3 47 (28.14%) SQL
4 39 (23.35%) C#
5 25 (14.97%) C
6 22 (13.17%) JavaScript
7 13 (7.78%) Perl
8 12 (7.19%) MATLAB
9 7 (4.19%) Groovy
10 5 (2.99%) Clojure
10 5 (2.99%) F#
10 5 (2.99%) Go
10 5 (2.99%) Rust
11 4 (2.40%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.80%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.20%) PHP
13 2 (1.20%) VB
13 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 60 (35.93%) Degree
2 30 (17.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (16.77%) PhD
4 9 (5.39%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.79%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.19%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (2.99%) ISEB
8 4 (2.40%) MCP
8 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.80%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (24.55%) QA
System Software
1 25 (14.97%) Docker
2 4 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (7.78%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.19%) Ansible
2 7 (4.19%) Puppet
3 2 (1.20%) Nagios
4 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (7.78%) Oracle
2 11 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.40%) Adobe
3 4 (2.40%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.40%) Google
4 2 (1.20%) Sun
5 1 (0.60%) HP
5 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
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