Period
to 24 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Software Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 233 271 228
Rank change year-on-year +38 -43 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 62 100 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.74% 0.77% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.80% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 59 111
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +27.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £67,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% +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 8,118 12,526 11,847
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 97.01% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6,256 9,878 9,633
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,826 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in the East of England

Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in the East of England

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in the East of England

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 April 2019. 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 +10 44 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Essex +45 11 £47,500 -36.67%
Suffolk +31 5 £40,000 -38.46%
Bedfordshire -8 2 £41,250 -19.90%
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (91.94%) Software Engineering
3 52 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (45.16%) TDD
4 28 (45.16%) Spring
5 26 (41.94%) WorldPay
6 25 (40.32%) Continuous Delivery
6 25 (40.32%) Linux
7 21 (33.87%) Git (software)
8 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
8 20 (32.26%) Scrum
9 19 (30.65%) Web Services
10 17 (27.42%) Oracle
10 17 (27.42%) SQL
10 17 (27.42%) Kanban
10 17 (27.42%) Scala
10 17 (27.42%) Docker
11 16 (25.81%) Test Automation
12 15 (24.19%) Microservices
12 15 (24.19%) Technical Leadership
13 14 (22.58%) Kubernetes
13 14 (22.58%) Ansible
13 14 (22.58%) DevOps
13 14 (22.58%) RESTful
14 13 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (20.97%) Banking
14 13 (20.97%) PSD2
15 12 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (19.35%) QA
16 11 (17.74%) Software Architecture

Java Software 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 4 (6.45%) Apache
1 4 (6.45%) JBoss
2 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.13%) OpenShift
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Amazon RDS
1 10 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (8.06%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) JasperReports
3 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.84%) GIS
5 2 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (3.23%) MySQL
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (33.87%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.29%) JIRA
3 5 (8.06%) Maven
4 4 (6.45%) Ant
4 4 (6.45%) Bitbucket
4 4 (6.45%) Bitbucket Server
4 4 (6.45%) git-flow
4 4 (6.45%) JUnit
5 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.61%) Gradle
6 1 (1.61%) Subversion
6 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (20.97%) Banking
2 6 (9.68%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.16%) Spring
2 19 (30.65%) Web Services
3 14 (22.58%) RESTful
4 10 (16.13%) Akka
4 10 (16.13%) Play Framework
4 10 (16.13%) Spring Boot
5 8 (12.90%) Apache Flex
6 6 (9.68%) Hibernate
6 6 (9.68%) JSON
6 6 (9.68%) REST
7 4 (6.45%) Ajax
7 4 (6.45%) AWT
7 4 (6.45%) CSS
7 4 (6.45%) GWT
7 4 (6.45%) JMS
7 4 (6.45%) Middleware
7 4 (6.45%) Swing
8 2 (3.23%) Kafka
8 2 (3.23%) Node.js
8 2 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Mindset
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Android
2 3 (4.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (91.94%) Software Engineering
2 52 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (45.16%) TDD
4 25 (40.32%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (32.26%) Scrum
6 17 (27.42%) Kanban
7 16 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 15 (24.19%) Microservices
8 15 (24.19%) Technical Leadership
9 14 (22.58%) DevOps
10 12 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (17.74%) Software Architecture
12 10 (16.13%) API Design
12 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
12 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
12 10 (16.13%) Technical Debt
13 9 (14.52%) Mathematics
14 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
15 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
15 7 (11.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 17 (27.42%) Scala
3 17 (27.42%) SQL
4 11 (17.74%) C
5 5 (8.06%) Python
6 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.45%) C++
6 4 (6.45%) Java 8
6 4 (6.45%) Perl
7 2 (3.23%) Go
7 2 (3.23%) Haskell
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) Degree
3 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.06%) DV Cleared
4 5 (8.06%) PhD
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) PSD2
2 12 (19.35%) QA
System Software
1 17 (27.42%) Docker
2 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) Ansible
1 14 (22.58%) Kubernetes
2 10 (16.13%) Terraform
3 2 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) WorldPay
2 17 (27.42%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Adobe
3 4 (6.45%) Google