Period
to 20 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 230 195
Rank change year-on-year +25 -35 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 144 133 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.26% 1.11% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.14% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 93 106 154
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 £33,125 £37,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £72,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +10.53%

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 11,054 11,618 12,982
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.19% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8,284 9,406 10,931
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £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 20 August 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 August 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 +22 99 £50,000 - 11
Hertfordshire -31 21 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Suffolk +15 10 £65,000 +23.81% 1
Essex +36 6 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Bedfordshire +7 4 £47,750 -20.42% 2
Norfolk - 4 £47,500 - 1
Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 144 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (61.81%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (43.06%) Software Engineering
4 55 (38.19%) JavaScript
5 43 (29.86%) Git (software)
6 36 (25.00%) Scrum
7 35 (24.31%) Test Automation
8 34 (23.61%) REST
9 33 (22.92%) Web Services
10 32 (22.22%) Docker
11 31 (21.53%) Linux
11 31 (21.53%) Python
11 31 (21.53%) JIRA
12 30 (20.83%) AngularJS
13 29 (20.14%) TDD
14 27 (18.75%) NoSQL
14 27 (18.75%) Computer Science
15 26 (18.06%) Relational Database
16 25 (17.36%) Spring
16 25 (17.36%) Oracle
17 24 (16.67%) C
17 24 (16.67%) Multithreading
17 24 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
17 24 (16.67%) WorldPay
18 23 (15.97%) Kanban
19 22 (15.28%) Machine Learning
19 22 (15.28%) Finance
20 21 (14.58%) C++
20 21 (14.58%) SQL
20 21 (14.58%) Big Data

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 18 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 15 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (6.94%) OpenStack
4 9 (6.25%) Apache
5 8 (5.56%) JBoss
6 6 (4.17%) Apache Pig
6 6 (4.17%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.47%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.78%) Confluence
9 3 (2.08%) Apache Spark
9 3 (2.08%) Mule
9 3 (2.08%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.39%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.78%) GitHub
4 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.39%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.39%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.56%) HTTP
2 6 (4.17%) Firewall
2 6 (4.17%) SSL
2 6 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.78%) Internet
4 3 (2.08%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 26 (18.06%) Relational Database
3 21 (14.58%) Big Data
4 9 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 9 (6.25%) MySQL
5 8 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.17%) Apache Hive
7 5 (3.47%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.08%) HBase
10 2 (1.39%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.39%) DB2
11 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (29.86%) Git (software)
2 31 (21.53%) JIRA
3 19 (13.19%) Selenium
4 12 (8.33%) Maven
5 10 (6.94%) Gradle
6 9 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 9 (6.25%) JUnit
6 9 (6.25%) Vagrant
7 8 (5.56%) Eclipse
8 6 (4.17%) Bitbucket
8 6 (4.17%) CodeSonar
8 6 (4.17%) git-flow
8 6 (4.17%) Robot Framework
9 5 (3.47%) Bower
9 5 (3.47%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.47%) Grunt
9 5 (3.47%) gulp
9 5 (3.47%) SonarQube
10 3 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (15.28%) Finance
2 15 (10.42%) Retail
3 10 (6.94%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.25%) Games
5 2 (1.39%) Banking
5 2 (1.39%) Billing
5 2 (1.39%) Law
5 2 (1.39%) Legal
5 2 (1.39%) Military
5 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.61%) REST
2 33 (22.92%) Web Services
3 30 (20.83%) AngularJS
4 25 (17.36%) Spring
5 20 (13.89%) SOAP
6 19 (13.19%) HTML
7 18 (12.50%) CSS
8 16 (11.11%) Java EE
9 14 (9.72%) Node.js
10 13 (9.03%) Spring MVC
11 11 (7.64%) .NET
11 11 (7.64%) Hibernate
12 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET
12 9 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (6.25%) React
12 9 (6.25%) XML
13 8 (5.56%) .NET Framework
14 7 (4.86%) JSON
15 6 (4.17%) LAMP
15 6 (4.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.03%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.56%) NHS
5 6 (4.17%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.47%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.78%) Fintech
7 4 (2.78%) Internet of Things
7 4 (2.78%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.08%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.39%) Life Science
9 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.39%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.69%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.69%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.69%) Robotics
10 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.53%) Linux
2 11 (7.64%) Android
2 11 (7.64%) Apple iOS
3 10 (6.94%) Unix
3 10 (6.94%) Windows
4 6 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (61.81%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (43.06%) Software Engineering
3 36 (25.00%) Scrum
4 35 (24.31%) Test Automation
5 29 (20.14%) TDD
6 24 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 23 (15.97%) Kanban
8 22 (15.28%) Machine Learning
9 17 (11.81%) MVC
10 15 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (10.42%) Microservices
11 14 (9.72%) Artificial Intelligence
12 13 (9.03%) OO
13 12 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
13 12 (8.33%) E-Commerce
13 12 (8.33%) SDLC
14 10 (6.94%) Mathematics
15 9 (6.25%) Data Science
15 9 (6.25%) OOP
15 9 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 144 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (38.19%) JavaScript
3 31 (21.53%) Python
4 24 (16.67%) C
5 21 (14.58%) C++
5 21 (14.58%) SQL
6 19 (13.19%) C#
7 15 (10.42%) Java 8
7 15 (10.42%) Scala
8 8 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 8 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.56%) TypeScript
9 7 (4.86%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.17%) Objective-C
10 6 (4.17%) PHP
10 6 (4.17%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.08%) Apex Code
11 3 (2.08%) sed
12 2 (1.39%) Go
12 2 (1.39%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 18 (12.50%) Degree
2 12 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 8 (5.56%) PhD
3 8 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.17%) CCNA
4 6 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.17%) CISSP
4 6 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (4.17%) GIAC
4 6 (4.17%) Linux+ Certification
4 6 (4.17%) MCSE
4 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (4.17%) SANS
4 6 (4.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 32 (22.22%) Docker
2 6 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.86%) Puppet
2 6 (4.17%) Salt
3 4 (2.78%) Ansible
4 2 (1.39%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) Oracle
2 24 (16.67%) WorldPay
3 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.39%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.69%) VMware