Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 203 186
Rank change year-on-year +4 -17 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 136 163 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.38% 1.35% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.40% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 94 123 171
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £26,750 £32,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 9,603 11,676 12,512
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 96.82% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7,245 9,560 10,344
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 79 £50,000 - 10
Essex +35 25 £47,500 -29.63% 1
Hertfordshire +10 21 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Suffolk +4 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Norfolk - 3 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire -5 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 100 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (52.21%) Software Engineering
4 50 (36.76%) JavaScript
5 41 (30.15%) Docker
6 39 (28.68%) Test Automation
7 38 (27.94%) Scrum
7 38 (27.94%) TDD
8 37 (27.21%) Linux
8 37 (27.21%) Amazon AWS
9 36 (26.47%) Git (software)
10 33 (24.26%) Spring
11 27 (19.85%) SQL
11 27 (19.85%) WorldPay
12 26 (19.12%) Web Services
12 26 (19.12%) Python
13 25 (18.38%) AngularJS
14 24 (17.65%) Kanban
14 24 (17.65%) Degree
15 22 (16.18%) JIRA
15 22 (16.18%) REST
15 22 (16.18%) Continuous Delivery
15 22 (16.18%) Problem-Solving
16 21 (15.44%) Oracle
17 19 (13.97%) NoSQL
18 17 (12.50%) Banking
18 17 (12.50%) Computer Science
18 17 (12.50%) Multithreading
19 16 (11.76%) Scala
19 16 (11.76%) OO

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 9 (6.62%) Apache
2 7 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.15%) JBoss
3 5 (3.68%) Apache Pig
3 5 (3.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.94%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.47%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.74%) Confluence
7 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 37 (27.21%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.15%) OpenShift
4 5 (3.68%) Akamai
5 4 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.94%) Slack
5 4 (2.94%) Trello
6 2 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.74%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.74%) SaaS
7 1 (0.74%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.41%) Internet
2 5 (3.68%) Firewall
2 5 (3.68%) HTTP
2 5 (3.68%) SSL
2 5 (3.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.47%) IPv6
4 1 (0.74%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.97%) NoSQL
2 12 (8.82%) Big Data
3 10 (7.35%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.62%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.88%) MySQL
6 7 (5.15%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (5.15%) Apache Hive
7 5 (3.68%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.47%) HBase
8 2 (1.47%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.74%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 22 (16.18%) JIRA
3 11 (8.09%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.09%) Selenium
4 8 (5.88%) Maven
5 7 (5.15%) Gradle
6 6 (4.41%) Bitbucket
6 6 (4.41%) git-flow
7 5 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (3.68%) CodeSonar
7 5 (3.68%) Robot Framework
7 5 (3.68%) Vagrant
8 4 (2.94%) JUnit
8 4 (2.94%) Subversion
9 3 (2.21%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.21%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.47%) Ant
10 2 (1.47%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.74%) gulp
11 1 (0.74%) webpack
General
1 17 (12.50%) Banking
2 11 (8.09%) Automotive
3 9 (6.62%) Finance
4 5 (3.68%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.68%) Retail
5 2 (1.47%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.26%) Spring
2 26 (19.12%) Web Services
3 25 (18.38%) AngularJS
4 22 (16.18%) REST
5 14 (10.29%) Spring Boot
6 12 (8.82%) Java EE
6 12 (8.82%) Spring MVC
7 11 (8.09%) CSS
7 11 (8.09%) HTML
8 10 (7.35%) Hibernate
8 10 (7.35%) Node.js
8 10 (7.35%) SOAP
9 9 (6.62%) RESTful
10 8 (5.88%) .NET
10 8 (5.88%) ASP.NET
10 8 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (5.15%) Akka
11 7 (5.15%) Play Framework
12 6 (4.41%) Apache Flex
13 5 (3.68%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (8.09%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (7.35%) Virtual Team
4 7 (5.15%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (4.41%) Internet of Things
6 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.68%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.68%) NHS
7 4 (2.94%) Biotechnology
7 4 (2.94%) Fintech
8 2 (1.47%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.47%) Life Science
8 2 (1.47%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.47%) Smart City
8 2 (1.47%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.74%) Robotics
9 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.21%) Linux
2 9 (6.62%) Android
2 9 (6.62%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.88%) Windows
4 5 (3.68%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.47%) Unix
6 1 (0.74%) CentOS
6 1 (0.74%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (52.21%) Software Engineering
3 39 (28.68%) Test Automation
4 38 (27.94%) Scrum
4 38 (27.94%) TDD
5 24 (17.65%) Kanban
6 22 (16.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 22 (16.18%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 17 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 16 (11.76%) DevOps
8 16 (11.76%) OO
9 15 (11.03%) Microservices
10 13 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (8.82%) API Design
12 9 (6.62%) MVC
12 9 (6.62%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.88%) Analytics
13 8 (5.88%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.88%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (36.76%) JavaScript
3 27 (19.85%) SQL
4 26 (19.12%) Python
5 16 (11.76%) Scala
6 14 (10.29%) C++
7 13 (9.56%) Java 8
8 11 (8.09%) C#
8 11 (8.09%) PHP
9 9 (6.62%) C
9 9 (6.62%) TypeScript
10 6 (4.41%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.41%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.68%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.94%) Perl
13 2 (1.47%) Go
13 2 (1.47%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.47%) Ruby
14 1 (0.74%) ES6
14 1 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (17.65%) Degree
2 9 (6.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.15%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.68%) CCNA
5 5 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.68%) CISSP
5 5 (3.68%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (3.68%) GIAC
5 5 (3.68%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (3.68%) MCSE
5 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.68%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (3.68%) SANS
5 5 (3.68%) SSCP
6 1 (0.74%) PhD
6 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.76%) PSD2
2 14 (10.29%) QA
System Software
1 41 (30.15%) Docker
2 5 (3.68%) vSphere
3 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.74%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 15 (11.03%) Ansible
2 12 (8.82%) Kubernetes
3 9 (6.62%) Terraform
4 6 (4.41%) Puppet
5 5 (3.68%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (19.85%) WorldPay
2 21 (15.44%) Oracle
3 6 (4.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.21%) Google
5 2 (1.47%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.74%) Adobe
6 1 (0.74%) Perforce
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat