Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018.

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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 253 242
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 79 114 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.80% 0.94% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.97% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 57 79 109
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £39,000 £25,750 £32,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £59,450
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% +11.11%

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 9,530 11,724 12,607
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 96.81% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7,182 9,599 10,426
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +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% +1.06%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 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 -15 46 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Essex +30 20 £47,500 -36.67% 1
Suffolk +3 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire +18 5 £60,000 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
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 15 December 2018, 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 79 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (79.75%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (79.75%) Software Engineering
3 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
4 30 (37.97%) Docker
5 26 (32.91%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (25.32%) Test Automation
7 19 (24.05%) TDD
8 18 (22.78%) Web Services
8 18 (22.78%) Linux
8 18 (22.78%) Git (software)
9 17 (21.52%) SQL
9 17 (21.52%) Scrum
10 16 (20.25%) NoSQL
10 16 (20.25%) AngularJS
11 15 (18.99%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (17.72%) WorldPay
12 14 (17.72%) DevOps
12 14 (17.72%) Spring
13 13 (16.46%) OO
13 13 (16.46%) REST
13 13 (16.46%) Scala
14 12 (15.19%) API Design
14 12 (15.19%) Python
14 12 (15.19%) Degree
14 12 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (13.92%) JIRA
15 11 (13.92%) C++
15 11 (13.92%) Automotive
15 11 (13.92%) Microservices

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 (7.59%) Apache
1 6 (7.59%) JBoss
2 5 (6.33%) Apache Pig
2 5 (6.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (5.06%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.27%) Confluence
5 1 (1.27%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.86%) OpenShift
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.33%) Akamai
5 3 (3.80%) Slack
5 3 (3.80%) Trello
6 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.27%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.27%) SaaS
7 1 (1.27%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Firewall
1 5 (6.33%) HTTP
1 5 (6.33%) SSL
1 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.86%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (8.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (8.86%) Big Data
2 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.59%) MySQL
4 5 (6.33%) Apache Hive
4 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.53%) HBase
6 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.27%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.92%) JIRA
3 6 (7.59%) Bitbucket
3 6 (7.59%) git-flow
4 5 (6.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (6.33%) CodeSonar
4 5 (6.33%) Robot Framework
4 5 (6.33%) Selenium
4 5 (6.33%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.53%) Ant
6 1 (1.27%) Hudson
6 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.27%) JUnit
6 1 (1.27%) Maven
6 1 (1.27%) Redmine
6 1 (1.27%) Subversion
6 1 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 11 (13.92%) Automotive
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.33%) Retail
3 4 (5.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.78%) Web Services
2 16 (20.25%) AngularJS
3 14 (17.72%) Spring
4 13 (16.46%) REST
5 8 (10.13%) .NET
5 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
6 7 (8.86%) Akka
6 7 (8.86%) Node.js
6 7 (8.86%) Play Framework
6 7 (8.86%) RESTful
6 7 (8.86%) Spring Boot
7 6 (7.59%) Apache Flex
7 6 (7.59%) Java EE
7 6 (7.59%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (6.33%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.33%) Django
8 5 (6.33%) LAMP
8 5 (6.33%) SOAP
8 5 (6.33%) Spring MVC
8 5 (6.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Virtual Team
2 8 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.86%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (8.86%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (6.33%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.06%) NHS
6 3 (3.80%) Biotechnology
7 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.27%) Fintech
8 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.27%) Life Science
8 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) Robotics
8 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.78%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) Android
2 8 (10.13%) Apple iOS
2 8 (10.13%) Windows
3 5 (6.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.27%) CentOS
4 1 (1.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (79.75%) Agile Software Development
1 63 (79.75%) Software Engineering
2 20 (25.32%) Test Automation
3 19 (24.05%) TDD
4 17 (21.52%) Scrum
5 15 (18.99%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (17.72%) DevOps
7 13 (16.46%) OO
8 12 (15.19%) API Design
8 12 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (13.92%) Microservices
10 10 (12.66%) Kanban
10 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
11 8 (10.13%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.86%) Integration Testing
12 7 (8.86%) Software Architecture
12 7 (8.86%) Technical Debt
13 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (7.59%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (7.59%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.52%) SQL
4 13 (16.46%) Scala
5 12 (15.19%) Python
6 11 (13.92%) C++
7 10 (12.66%) C#
8 9 (11.39%) Java 8
9 8 (10.13%) C
9 8 (10.13%) TypeScript
10 7 (8.86%) PHP
11 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
11 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
12 5 (6.33%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.53%) Go
13 2 (2.53%) Ruby
14 1 (1.27%) ES6
14 1 (1.27%) Haskell
14 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.33%) CCNA
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.33%) CISSP
4 5 (6.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (6.33%) GIAC
4 5 (6.33%) Linux+ Certification
4 5 (6.33%) MCSE
4 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.33%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (6.33%) SANS
4 5 (6.33%) SSCP
5 4 (5.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.27%) PhD
6 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) PSD2
System Software
1 30 (37.97%) Docker
2 5 (6.33%) vSphere
3 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) Ansible
2 9 (11.39%) Kubernetes
3 7 (8.86%) Terraform
4 6 (7.59%) Puppet
5 5 (6.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) WorldPay
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe
4 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.27%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) Perforce
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat