Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 202 220
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 178 169 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.45% 1.38% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.43% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 107 139 149
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 11,878 11,848 13,579
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.81% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9,207 9,579 11,226
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,300 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -1 121 £50,000 - 17
Hertfordshire -4 43 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Suffolk 0 5 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £47,750 - 1
Essex +14 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Norfolk +12 2 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 178 (100.00%) Java
2 120 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (48.88%) Software Engineering
4 63 (35.39%) Linux
5 60 (33.71%) JavaScript
6 57 (32.02%) Git (software)
7 48 (26.97%) TDD
8 47 (26.40%) Scrum
9 45 (25.28%) Computer Science
10 43 (24.16%) JIRA
10 43 (24.16%) C
10 43 (24.16%) Oracle
10 43 (24.16%) WorldPay
11 39 (21.91%) Test Automation
12 37 (20.79%) Kanban
13 35 (19.66%) Python
14 34 (19.10%) Spring
15 32 (17.98%) Multithreading
16 30 (16.85%) Maven
16 30 (16.85%) Tomcat
16 30 (16.85%) C++
17 29 (16.29%) E-Commerce
17 29 (16.29%) Retail
18 28 (15.73%) SQL
19 27 (15.17%) Web Services
19 27 (15.17%) Finance
19 27 (15.17%) AngularJS
19 27 (15.17%) Docker
20 26 (14.61%) Relational Database
21 25 (14.04%) HTML

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 30 (16.85%) Tomcat
2 10 (5.62%) Apache
3 9 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (5.06%) JBoss
4 7 (3.93%) OpenStack
4 7 (3.93%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.37%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.25%) Confluence
7 3 (1.69%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.69%) Mule
7 3 (1.69%) Mule ESB
8 2 (1.12%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.12%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.25%) GitHub
4 2 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.12%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.12%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.12%) SaaS
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.93%) IPv6
1 7 (3.93%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.81%) 3GPP
2 5 (2.81%) 802.11
2 5 (2.81%) DHCP
2 5 (2.81%) DNS
2 5 (2.81%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.81%) HSPA
2 5 (2.81%) IPsec
2 5 (2.81%) IPv4
2 5 (2.81%) LTE
2 5 (2.81%) NAS
2 5 (2.81%) RTCP
2 5 (2.81%) RTP
2 5 (2.81%) SNMP
2 5 (2.81%) WCDMA
2 5 (2.81%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (2.81%) Wireless
2 5 (2.81%) Wireshark
2 5 (2.81%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.61%) Relational Database
2 21 (11.80%) NoSQL
3 15 (8.43%) Big Data
4 6 (3.37%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.81%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.81%) MySQL
6 4 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.25%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.12%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.12%) DB2
9 1 (0.56%) HBase
Development Applications
1 57 (32.02%) Git (software)
2 43 (24.16%) JIRA
3 30 (16.85%) Maven
4 17 (9.55%) Gradle
5 14 (7.87%) Selenium
6 9 (5.06%) JUnit
7 8 (4.49%) Eclipse
8 7 (3.93%) Jenkins
9 6 (3.37%) Bower
9 6 (3.37%) Grunt
9 6 (3.37%) gulp
9 6 (3.37%) Vagrant
10 5 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.81%) ClearCase
10 5 (2.81%) LabVIEW
11 4 (2.25%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.25%) SonarQube
12 3 (1.69%) EasyMock
12 3 (1.69%) FishEye
12 3 (1.69%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (16.29%) Retail
2 27 (15.17%) Finance
3 7 (3.93%) Games
3 7 (3.93%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.37%) Electronics
5 2 (1.12%) Banking
5 2 (1.12%) Billing
5 2 (1.12%) Law
5 2 (1.12%) Military
5 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.10%) Spring
2 27 (15.17%) AngularJS
2 27 (15.17%) Web Services
3 25 (14.04%) HTML
4 24 (13.48%) CSS
4 24 (13.48%) REST
5 21 (11.80%) Node.js
6 19 (10.67%) XML
7 16 (8.99%) HTML5
8 15 (8.43%) Hibernate
8 15 (8.43%) SOAP
9 14 (7.87%) CSS3
10 11 (6.18%) Java EE
11 10 (5.62%) React
12 8 (4.49%) Spring MVC
13 7 (3.93%) STL
14 6 (3.37%) jQuery
15 5 (2.81%) 802.1X
15 5 (2.81%) Ehcache
15 5 (2.81%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.28%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.37%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.25%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.25%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.25%) NHS
6 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.12%) Fintech
7 2 (1.12%) Life Science
7 2 (1.12%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.12%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.56%) iPad
8 1 (0.56%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (35.39%) Linux
2 16 (8.99%) Windows
3 11 (6.18%) Unix
4 6 (3.37%) Android
5 5 (2.81%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.81%) Solaris
5 5 (2.81%) VxWorks
6 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (48.88%) Software Engineering
3 48 (26.97%) TDD
4 47 (26.40%) Scrum
5 39 (21.91%) Test Automation
6 37 (20.79%) Kanban
7 32 (17.98%) Multithreading
8 29 (16.29%) E-Commerce
9 23 (12.92%) Machine Learning
10 21 (11.80%) MVC
11 19 (10.67%) Collaborative Working
12 18 (10.11%) OO
13 16 (8.99%) SDLC
14 15 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (7.87%) Artificial Intelligence
16 13 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (6.74%) Continuous Delivery
18 11 (6.18%) Data Science
18 11 (6.18%) Mathematics
18 11 (6.18%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 178 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (33.71%) JavaScript
3 43 (24.16%) C
4 35 (19.66%) Python
5 30 (16.85%) C++
6 28 (15.73%) SQL
7 18 (10.11%) Scala
8 13 (7.30%) Apex Code
9 12 (6.74%) C#
10 9 (5.06%) Java 8
10 9 (5.06%) Shell Script
10 9 (5.06%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.81%) MATLAB
11 5 (2.81%) Perl
11 5 (2.81%) Tcl
12 4 (2.25%) Go
12 4 (2.25%) PHP
12 4 (2.25%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.69%) sed
Qualifications
1 25 (14.04%) Degree
2 14 (7.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (4.49%) PhD
4 3 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.12%) CCNA
5 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.12%) CISSP
5 2 (1.12%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.12%) GIAC
5 2 (1.12%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (1.12%) MCSE
5 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.12%) SANS
5 2 (1.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.43%) QA
System Software
1 27 (15.17%) Docker
2 2 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.81%) Ansible
2 3 (1.69%) Puppet
3 2 (1.12%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (24.16%) Oracle
1 43 (24.16%) WorldPay
2 13 (7.30%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.81%) Sun
4 2 (1.12%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.12%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.12%) Terracotta
5 1 (0.56%) VMware