The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 187 225 217
Rank change year-on-year +38 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 63 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.03% 0.68% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.71% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 48
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £100,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25%  

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 5858 7074 7236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.05% 96.23% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4679 5707 5819
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +30 43 £45,000 -7.21% 3
Essex +24 11 £24,000 -49.47%
Hertfordshire +6 8 £50,000 -50.00% 1
Norfolk - 1 £52,500 -
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Java
2 120 (82.19%) Software Engineering
3 88 (60.27%) Computer Science
4 78 (53.42%) Degree
5 58 (39.73%) Python
6 55 (37.67%) C++
7 48 (32.88%) Mathematics
8 37 (25.34%) SQL
9 35 (23.97%) Physics
10 34 (23.29%) Linux
11 33 (22.60%) Perl
12 32 (21.92%) OO
13 30 (20.55%) C#
13 30 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (20.55%) Spring
14 27 (18.49%) Maven
15 26 (17.81%) PhD
16 24 (16.44%) JavaScript
17 23 (15.75%) OOP
17 23 (15.75%) Algorithms
18 22 (15.07%) C
19 21 (14.38%) JUnit
20 20 (13.70%) Jenkins
20 20 (13.70%) Git (software)
21 18 (12.33%) Finance
22 17 (11.64%) QA
23 16 (10.96%) Multithreading
24 15 (10.27%) Web Services
25 14 (9.59%) Windows
25 14 (9.59%) HTML

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (6.16%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (5.48%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.79%) Apache
3 7 (4.79%) JBoss
4 6 (4.11%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.68%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (6.16%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.05%) Slack
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.90%) 802.11
1 13 (8.90%) Bluetooth
1 13 (8.90%) Wireless
2 11 (7.53%) Internet
3 5 (3.42%) HTTP
4 3 (2.05%) LDAP
4 3 (2.05%) SSL
4 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.68%) AMQP
5 1 (0.68%) DNS
5 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.68%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.53%) MySQL
2 9 (6.16%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.48%) Big Data
3 8 (5.48%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.79%) JasperReports
4 7 (4.79%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.79%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.11%) Geospatial Data
5 6 (4.11%) GIS
5 6 (4.11%) HBase
5 6 (4.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (18.49%) Maven
2 21 (14.38%) JUnit
3 20 (13.70%) Git (software)
3 20 (13.70%) Jenkins
4 14 (9.59%) Cucumber
5 13 (8.90%) Ant
6 10 (6.85%) Visual Studio
7 7 (4.79%) JIRA
8 6 (4.11%) ClearQuest
8 6 (4.11%) CruiseControl
8 6 (4.11%) FishEye
8 6 (4.11%) Hudson
8 6 (4.11%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.68%) Mockito
9 1 (0.68%) Moq
9 1 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 18 (12.33%) Finance
2 14 (9.59%) Electronics
3 9 (6.16%) Aerospace
3 9 (6.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.74%) Automotive
5 3 (2.05%) Legal
5 3 (2.05%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.55%) Spring
2 15 (10.27%) Web Services
3 14 (9.59%) HTML
4 13 (8.90%) 802.1X
4 13 (8.90%) JSON
5 12 (8.22%) J2EE
6 10 (6.85%) CSS
6 10 (6.85%) JSP
7 9 (6.16%) Ajax
7 9 (6.16%) GWT
7 9 (6.16%) Hibernate
7 9 (6.16%) RESTful
8 7 (4.79%) J2SE
8 7 (4.79%) REST
8 7 (4.79%) Swing
9 6 (4.11%) Apache Camel
9 6 (4.11%) Apache Flex
9 6 (4.11%) AWT
9 6 (4.11%) JMS
9 6 (4.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 88 (60.27%) Computer Science
2 23 (15.75%) Algorithms
3 11 (7.53%) Internet of Things
4 10 (6.85%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (4.11%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (3.42%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.05%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.68%) PKI
8 1 (0.68%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.29%) Linux
2 14 (9.59%) Windows
3 13 (8.90%) Android
4 10 (6.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (82.19%) Software Engineering
2 48 (32.88%) Mathematics
3 35 (23.97%) Physics
4 32 (21.92%) OO
5 30 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (15.75%) OOP
7 16 (10.96%) Multithreading
8 14 (9.59%) BDD
9 13 (8.90%) Android Development
9 13 (8.90%) Cross-Platform Development
10 11 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (7.53%) Machine Learning
10 11 (7.53%) SDLC
11 10 (6.85%) Bioinformatics
11 10 (6.85%) CAD
12 9 (6.16%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.48%) Informatics
13 8 (5.48%) TDD
14 7 (4.79%) Scrum
14 7 (4.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 146 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (39.73%) Python
3 55 (37.67%) C++
4 37 (25.34%) SQL
5 33 (22.60%) Perl
6 30 (20.55%) C#
7 24 (16.44%) JavaScript
8 22 (15.07%) C
9 11 (7.53%) MATLAB
10 6 (4.11%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.11%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.74%) PHP
12 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.68%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.68%) Scala
12 1 (0.68%) VB
12 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 78 (53.42%) Degree
2 26 (17.81%) PhD
3 9 (6.16%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.05%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) Docker
2 6 (4.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Nagios
2 3 (2.05%) Grafana
2 3 (2.05%) Graphite
2 3 (2.05%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.05%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.68%) Ansible
3 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.16%) Google
3 6 (4.11%) Adobe
3 6 (4.11%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.11%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.11%) Sun
4 5 (3.42%) Oracle
5 3 (2.05%) IBM
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