Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 223 193
Rank change year-on-year +4 -30 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 119 138 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.13% 1.19% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.23% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 90 104 163
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £38,750 £26,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 10,167 11,246 12,712
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 97.09% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7,744 9,273 10,596
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,814 £26,000 £25,150
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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 6 months to 20 October 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
Cambridgeshire -2 69 £50,000 +8.11% 11
Essex +38 17 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hertfordshire +1 17 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Suffolk +10 9 £65,000 +44.44%
Norfolk - 5 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire +8 2 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 East of England region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 119 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (47.90%) Software Engineering
4 46 (38.66%) JavaScript
5 38 (31.93%) Docker
6 35 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
7 30 (25.21%) Python
8 29 (24.37%) Test Automation
8 29 (24.37%) AngularJS
9 28 (23.53%) REST
10 26 (21.85%) Git (software)
10 26 (21.85%) Scrum
11 25 (21.01%) Web Services
12 23 (19.33%) NoSQL
13 22 (18.49%) SQL
14 21 (17.65%) Multithreading
15 20 (16.81%) Big Data
15 20 (16.81%) C++
15 20 (16.81%) Linux
15 20 (16.81%) TDD
15 20 (16.81%) Spring
16 19 (15.97%) C#
16 19 (15.97%) JIRA
17 17 (14.29%) Degree
18 15 (12.61%) Computer Science
18 15 (12.61%) Enterprise Software
19 14 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
19 14 (11.76%) Selenium
19 14 (11.76%) OO
19 14 (11.76%) SOAP

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 11 (9.24%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (7.56%) Apache
3 7 (5.88%) OpenStack
4 6 (5.04%) Apache Pig
4 6 (5.04%) JBoss
5 5 (4.20%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (3.36%) Confluence
7 3 (2.52%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.52%) Mule
7 3 (2.52%) Mule ESB
7 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.84%) CMS
9 1 (0.84%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.20%) Akamai
4 4 (3.36%) Slack
4 4 (3.36%) Trello
5 2 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.68%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.68%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.68%) SaaS
6 1 (0.84%) GitHub
6 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.88%) Internet
2 6 (5.04%) Firewall
2 6 (5.04%) HTTP
2 6 (5.04%) SSL
2 6 (5.04%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.36%) IPv6
4 1 (0.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) NoSQL
2 20 (16.81%) Big Data
3 13 (10.92%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.72%) Apache Hive
4 8 (6.72%) MySQL
5 7 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.04%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.68%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.68%) HBase
9 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (21.85%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.97%) JIRA
3 14 (11.76%) Selenium
4 9 (7.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (7.56%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.88%) Maven
5 7 (5.88%) Vagrant
6 6 (5.04%) Bitbucket
6 6 (5.04%) CodeSonar
6 6 (5.04%) git-flow
6 6 (5.04%) JUnit
6 6 (5.04%) Robot Framework
7 4 (3.36%) Gradle
8 3 (2.52%) EasyMock
8 3 (2.52%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.52%) JMeter
8 3 (2.52%) Log4j
8 3 (2.52%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.52%) Subversion
8 3 (2.52%) XMLUnit
General
1 13 (10.92%) Finance
2 8 (6.72%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.04%) Retail
4 5 (4.20%) Automotive
5 4 (3.36%) Games
6 2 (1.68%) Banking
6 2 (1.68%) Legal
6 2 (1.68%) Military
7 1 (0.84%) Billing
7 1 (0.84%) Marketing
7 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.37%) AngularJS
2 28 (23.53%) REST
3 25 (21.01%) Web Services
4 20 (16.81%) Spring
5 14 (11.76%) SOAP
6 12 (10.08%) HTML
6 12 (10.08%) Spring MVC
7 11 (9.24%) .NET
7 11 (9.24%) CSS
7 11 (9.24%) Java EE
8 10 (8.40%) Node.js
9 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET
10 8 (6.72%) .NET Framework
10 8 (6.72%) Hibernate
10 8 (6.72%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (5.88%) Spring Boot
12 6 (5.04%) Django
12 6 (5.04%) LAMP
12 6 (5.04%) STL
13 4 (3.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Computer Science
1 15 (12.61%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (9.24%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (7.56%) Virtual Team
4 8 (6.72%) NHS
5 7 (5.88%) Internet of Things
6 5 (4.20%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.20%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.36%) Biotechnology
7 4 (3.36%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.52%) Fintech
8 3 (2.52%) Life Science
9 2 (1.68%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.84%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.84%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.84%) Robotics
10 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.81%) Linux
2 11 (9.24%) Android
2 11 (9.24%) Apple iOS
3 10 (8.40%) Windows
4 6 (5.04%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.68%) Unix
6 1 (0.84%) CentOS
6 1 (0.84%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (47.90%) Software Engineering
3 29 (24.37%) Test Automation
4 26 (21.85%) Scrum
5 21 (17.65%) Multithreading
6 20 (16.81%) TDD
7 14 (11.76%) OO
7 14 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (9.24%) Kanban
9 11 (9.24%) Machine Learning
9 11 (9.24%) Microservices
10 10 (8.40%) DevOps
11 9 (7.56%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (7.56%) MVC
12 8 (6.72%) Analytics
13 7 (5.88%) API Design
13 7 (5.88%) Line Management
13 7 (5.88%) OOP
13 7 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 119 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (38.66%) JavaScript
3 30 (25.21%) Python
4 22 (18.49%) SQL
5 20 (16.81%) C++
6 19 (15.97%) C#
7 13 (10.92%) C
8 12 (10.08%) Java 8
9 11 (9.24%) Scala
9 11 (9.24%) TypeScript
10 9 (7.56%) PHP
11 7 (5.88%) Bash Shell
11 7 (5.88%) PowerShell
12 6 (5.04%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.68%) Go
13 2 (1.68%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.68%) Ruby
14 1 (0.84%) Perl
14 1 (0.84%) sed
14 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (6.72%) DV Cleared
2 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.04%) CCNA
3 6 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.04%) CISSP
3 6 (5.04%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (5.04%) GIAC
3 6 (5.04%) Linux+ Certification
3 6 (5.04%) MCSE
3 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.04%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (5.04%) SANS
3 6 (5.04%) SSCP
4 3 (2.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) PSD2
System Software
1 38 (31.93%) Docker
2 6 (5.04%) vSphere
3 1 (0.84%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) Ansible
1 8 (6.72%) Puppet
2 6 (5.04%) Salt
3 5 (4.20%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 7 (5.88%) Oracle
2 6 (5.04%) WorldPay
3 3 (2.52%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.68%) Google
5 1 (0.84%) Perforce
5 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.84%) VMware