Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 194 203
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 144 193 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.19% 1.46% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.51% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 108 167 192
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £26,750 £32,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 11697 12786 14622
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9596 10618 12133
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -39 109 £50,000 +6.38% 10
Hertfordshire +9 26 £46,250 +2.78% 5
Bedfordshire +32 3 £60,000 +71.43%
Suffolk +13 3 £45,000 +4.65%
Essex +12 2 £62,500 +56.25%
Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 144 (100.00%) Java
2 122 (84.72%) Software Engineering
3 87 (60.42%) Computer Science
4 84 (58.33%) Degree
5 75 (52.08%) C++
6 74 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (46.53%) Multithreading
8 62 (43.06%) OO
9 51 (35.42%) Mathematics
10 49 (34.03%) Computer Science Degree
11 46 (31.94%) Python
12 43 (29.86%) TDD
12 43 (29.86%) Algorithms
13 42 (29.17%) Linux
14 40 (27.78%) Collaborative Working
15 39 (27.08%) QA
16 38 (26.39%) Data Structures
17 36 (25.00%) Windows
18 35 (24.31%) Performance Optimisation
19 34 (23.61%) Physics
19 34 (23.61%) Finance
20 28 (19.44%) Software Architecture
21 26 (18.06%) Test Automation
22 25 (17.36%) Unit Testing
23 23 (15.97%) Android
23 23 (15.97%) Complexity Analysis
24 22 (15.28%) SQL
24 22 (15.28%) OOD
25 20 (13.89%) Process Improvement
25 20 (13.89%) 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 7 (4.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (2.78%) JBoss
3 3 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.69%) Confluence
4 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.50%) Internet
2 6 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (0.69%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.81%) NoSQL
2 12 (8.33%) GIS
3 4 (2.78%) MySQL
3 4 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.08%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 15 (10.42%) JBehave
3 14 (9.72%) Git (software)
4 13 (9.03%) Selenium
5 11 (7.64%) JUnit
5 11 (7.64%) Maven
5 11 (7.64%) WebDriver
6 7 (4.86%) Gradle
7 5 (3.47%) JIRA
8 4 (2.78%) Ant
8 4 (2.78%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.08%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.08%) jMock
10 2 (1.39%) webpack
11 1 (0.69%) Bower
11 1 (0.69%) Grunt
11 1 (0.69%) gulp
11 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.69%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.69%) NUnit
General
1 34 (23.61%) Finance
2 4 (2.78%) Electronics
3 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (0.69%) Games
4 1 (0.69%) Marketing
4 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.89%) Web Services
2 15 (10.42%) XML
3 14 (9.72%) REST
3 14 (9.72%) Spring
4 13 (9.03%) Ehcache
4 13 (9.03%) RESTful
5 10 (6.94%) Gherkin
6 7 (4.86%) AngularJS
6 7 (4.86%) Hibernate
6 7 (4.86%) J2EE
7 6 (4.17%) CSS
7 6 (4.17%) HTML
8 4 (2.78%) Angular 2
8 4 (2.78%) Java EE
8 4 (2.78%) JSP
9 3 (2.08%) .NET
9 3 (2.08%) HTML5
9 3 (2.08%) JAX-RS
9 3 (2.08%) SOAP
9 3 (2.08%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 87 (60.42%) Computer Science
2 43 (29.86%) Algorithms
3 38 (26.39%) Data Structures
4 10 (6.94%) RIA
5 8 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.56%) Tandem
6 7 (4.86%) Internet of Things
7 5 (3.47%) Smart City
7 5 (3.47%) Smart Energy
8 3 (2.08%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.39%) Fintech
10 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.69%) Online Games
10 1 (0.69%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 42 (29.17%) Linux
2 36 (25.00%) Windows
3 23 (15.97%) Android
4 16 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.69%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (84.72%) Software Engineering
2 74 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (46.53%) Multithreading
4 62 (43.06%) OO
5 51 (35.42%) Mathematics
6 43 (29.86%) TDD
7 40 (27.78%) Collaborative Working
8 35 (24.31%) Performance Optimisation
9 34 (23.61%) Physics
10 28 (19.44%) Software Architecture
11 26 (18.06%) Test Automation
12 25 (17.36%) Unit Testing
13 23 (15.97%) Complexity Analysis
14 22 (15.28%) OOD
15 20 (13.89%) Process Improvement
16 19 (13.19%) Scrum
17 17 (11.81%) Project Management
18 15 (10.42%) BDD
19 14 (9.72%) SDLC
20 13 (9.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 144 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (52.08%) C++
3 46 (31.94%) Python
4 22 (15.28%) SQL
5 20 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.72%) C
7 9 (6.25%) C#
8 8 (5.56%) Scala
9 5 (3.47%) Go
10 4 (2.78%) Apple Swift
10 4 (2.78%) PHP
11 3 (2.08%) Clojure
11 3 (2.08%) F#
11 3 (2.08%) Perl
11 3 (2.08%) Rust
12 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.39%) Groovy
12 2 (1.39%) Haskell
12 2 (1.39%) Tcl
13 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 84 (58.33%) Degree
2 49 (34.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.17%) PhD
4 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.39%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.39%) MCP
5 2 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.39%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.69%) ISEB
6 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.69%) MCITP
6 1 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (27.08%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.72%) Docker
2 1 (0.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.47%) Ansible
1 5 (3.47%) Puppet
2 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (9.03%) Terracotta
2 4 (2.78%) Oracle
3 2 (1.39%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.39%) Cloudera
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.39%) Sun
4 1 (0.69%) Google
4 1 (0.69%) Perforce
4 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.69%) WorldPay