The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 217 243
Rank change year-on-year +3 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 48 47 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.77% 0.70% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.72% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 54
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.60% +9.41%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6051 6484 7998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.20% 96.19% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 5512 6599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -13 35 £62,500 +25.00% 4
Hertfordshire -3 12 £43,500 +4.81% 1
Suffolk - 1 £52,500 -
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 26 June 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (91.82%) Software Engineering
3 65 (59.09%) Computer Science
4 54 (49.09%) C++
5 53 (48.18%) Degree
6 48 (43.64%) Python
7 44 (40.00%) Mathematics
8 36 (32.73%) Physics
9 35 (31.82%) OO
10 34 (30.91%) Algorithms
11 32 (29.09%) C#
12 31 (28.18%) Linux
13 26 (23.64%) QA
14 24 (21.82%) Computer Science Degree
14 24 (21.82%) Multithreading
14 24 (21.82%) SQL
15 23 (20.91%) Windows
15 23 (20.91%) PhD
16 20 (18.18%) OOP
16 20 (18.18%) C
17 19 (17.27%) JavaScript
17 19 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (17.27%) TDD
17 19 (17.27%) Android
17 19 (17.27%) Amazon AWS
17 19 (17.27%) Data Structures
18 17 (15.45%) Machine Learning
18 17 (15.45%) Docker
18 17 (15.45%) Maven
18 17 (15.45%) Finance

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 9 (8.18%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (5.45%) Apache
2 6 (5.45%) JBoss
3 5 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.91%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.91%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) Wireless
2 5 (4.55%) 802.11
2 5 (4.55%) Bluetooth
3 4 (3.64%) Internet
4 2 (1.82%) AMQP
4 2 (1.82%) DNS
4 2 (1.82%) HTTP
4 2 (1.82%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.82%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.27%) MySQL
3 7 (6.36%) Big Data
3 7 (6.36%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.45%) JasperReports
5 5 (4.55%) HBase
6 4 (3.64%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (3.64%) GIS
6 4 (3.64%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.82%) Redis
8 1 (0.91%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 17 (15.45%) Maven
2 16 (14.55%) Ant
2 16 (14.55%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.82%) JIRA
4 10 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 9 (8.18%) JUnit
6 8 (7.27%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.55%) Gradle
8 4 (3.64%) ClearQuest
8 4 (3.64%) CruiseControl
8 4 (3.64%) FishEye
8 4 (3.64%) Hudson
8 4 (3.64%) Selenium
8 4 (3.64%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (15.45%) Finance
2 7 (6.36%) Electronics
3 6 (5.45%) Aerospace
3 6 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.91%) Automotive
4 1 (0.91%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.45%) HTML
2 16 (14.55%) Spring
3 14 (12.73%) CSS
4 11 (10.00%) JSON
5 8 (7.27%) .NET
5 8 (7.27%) J2EE
6 7 (6.36%) J2SE
6 7 (6.36%) JSP
6 7 (6.36%) Web Services
7 6 (5.45%) REST
7 6 (5.45%) Swing
8 5 (4.55%) 802.1X
8 5 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.55%) GWT
9 4 (3.64%) Apache Flex
9 4 (3.64%) AWT
9 4 (3.64%) HTML5
9 4 (3.64%) JMS
9 4 (3.64%) jQuery
9 4 (3.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 65 (59.09%) Computer Science
2 34 (30.91%) Algorithms
3 19 (17.27%) Data Structures
4 8 (7.27%) Smart City
5 6 (5.45%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (4.55%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.64%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.82%) PKI
8 2 (1.82%) Smart Home
8 2 (1.82%) User Experience
9 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.91%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.18%) Linux
2 23 (20.91%) Windows
3 19 (17.27%) Android
4 13 (11.82%) Apple iOS
5 7 (6.36%) Unix
6 3 (2.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (91.82%) Software Engineering
2 44 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 36 (32.73%) Physics
4 35 (31.82%) OO
5 24 (21.82%) Multithreading
6 20 (18.18%) OOP
7 19 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (17.27%) TDD
8 17 (15.45%) Machine Learning
9 14 (12.73%) Complexity Analysis
9 14 (12.73%) Unit Testing
10 11 (10.00%) DevOps
10 11 (10.00%) SDLC
11 10 (9.09%) Software Architecture
12 9 (8.18%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (8.18%) Performance Optimisation
12 9 (8.18%) Process Improvement
13 8 (7.27%) Distributed Algorithms
13 8 (7.27%) Smart City Simulations
14 7 (6.36%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 110 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (49.09%) C++
3 48 (43.64%) Python
4 32 (29.09%) C#
5 24 (21.82%) SQL
6 20 (18.18%) C
7 19 (17.27%) JavaScript
8 13 (11.82%) Perl
9 12 (10.91%) MATLAB
10 5 (4.55%) Clojure
10 5 (4.55%) F#
10 5 (4.55%) Go
10 5 (4.55%) Rust
11 4 (3.64%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.73%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.82%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.82%) PHP
13 2 (1.82%) VB
13 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (48.18%) Degree
2 24 (21.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (20.91%) PhD
4 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
5 8 (7.27%) SC Cleared
6 7 (6.36%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (3.64%) MCP
7 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.64%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.45%) Docker
2 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) Ansible
1 7 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.36%) Puppet
2 2 (1.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.18%) Oracle
3 4 (3.64%) Adobe
3 4 (3.64%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.64%) Google
4 2 (1.82%) Sun
5 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
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