Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 244 258
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 108 126 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.90% 0.95% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.99% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 75 106 142
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,750 £32,250 £24,100
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +11.70% +4.44%

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 11644 12742 14711
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.45% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9559 10572 12210
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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 -12 94 £52,500 +16.67% 7
Hertfordshire -2 11 £60,000 +39.53% 2
Suffolk +15 2 £45,000 +4.65%
Essex +16 1 £75,000 +212.50%
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 23 November 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 108 (100.00%) Java
2 106 (98.15%) Software Engineering
3 76 (70.37%) Computer Science
4 70 (64.81%) Degree
4 70 (64.81%) C++
5 61 (56.48%) OO
6 58 (53.70%) Multithreading
7 49 (45.37%) Mathematics
7 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (40.74%) Computer Science Degree
9 41 (37.96%) Algorithms
10 39 (36.11%) Collaborative Working
10 39 (36.11%) Python
11 37 (34.26%) Linux
11 37 (34.26%) Data Structures
12 34 (31.48%) Performance Optimisation
13 33 (30.56%) Physics
13 33 (30.56%) Windows
13 33 (30.56%) Finance
14 27 (25.00%) TDD
15 26 (24.07%) QA
15 26 (24.07%) Software Architecture
16 24 (22.22%) Unit Testing
17 22 (20.37%) Complexity Analysis
17 22 (20.37%) OOD
18 19 (17.59%) Process Improvement
19 18 (16.67%) Android
20 17 (15.74%) Project Management
20 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
21 16 (14.81%) NoSQL

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 6 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (1.85%) JBoss
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) Wireless
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 12 (11.11%) GIS
3 4 (3.70%) MySQL
4 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.33%) Maven
3 4 (3.70%) Ant
3 4 (3.70%) Bitbucket
3 4 (3.70%) Gradle
3 4 (3.70%) jMock
4 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.78%) JIRA
5 2 (1.85%) webpack
6 1 (0.93%) JUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 33 (30.56%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Electronics
3 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.04%) Ehcache
2 11 (10.19%) Spring
3 8 (7.41%) Web Services
4 6 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 5 (4.63%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.63%) J2EE
6 4 (3.70%) Angular 2
6 4 (3.70%) CSS
6 4 (3.70%) HTML
6 4 (3.70%) JAX-RS
6 4 (3.70%) JSP
6 4 (3.70%) RESTful
6 4 (3.70%) XML
7 3 (2.78%) .NET
7 3 (2.78%) REST
8 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.85%) HTML5
8 2 (1.85%) JSF
8 2 (1.85%) MFC
8 2 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 76 (70.37%) Computer Science
2 41 (37.96%) Algorithms
3 37 (34.26%) Data Structures
4 8 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (7.41%) Tandem
5 4 (3.70%) Smart City
6 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) Fintech
8 1 (0.93%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.93%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.26%) Linux
2 33 (30.56%) Windows
3 18 (16.67%) Android
4 13 (12.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (98.15%) Software Engineering
2 61 (56.48%) OO
3 58 (53.70%) Multithreading
4 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (45.37%) Mathematics
5 39 (36.11%) Collaborative Working
6 34 (31.48%) Performance Optimisation
7 33 (30.56%) Physics
8 27 (25.00%) TDD
9 26 (24.07%) Software Architecture
10 24 (22.22%) Unit Testing
11 22 (20.37%) Complexity Analysis
11 22 (20.37%) OOD
12 19 (17.59%) Process Improvement
13 17 (15.74%) Project Management
14 13 (12.04%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (12.04%) Data Modelling
14 13 (12.04%) Test Automation
15 12 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
16 7 (6.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 108 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (64.81%) C++
3 39 (36.11%) Python
4 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.19%) C
6 8 (7.41%) SQL
7 7 (6.48%) Scala
8 6 (5.56%) C#
9 5 (4.63%) Go
10 4 (3.70%) Apple Swift
10 4 (3.70%) PHP
11 3 (2.78%) Clojure
11 3 (2.78%) F#
11 3 (2.78%) Perl
11 3 (2.78%) Rust
12 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.85%) Haskell
12 2 (1.85%) Tcl
13 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 70 (64.81%) Degree
2 44 (40.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.63%) PhD
4 2 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) MCP
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (24.07%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Ansible
1 5 (4.63%) Puppet
2 3 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (12.04%) Terracotta
2 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
2 2 (1.85%) Cloudera
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle
2 2 (1.85%) Sun
3 1 (0.93%) Google