Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior Java Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 335 347
Rank change year-on-year +21 +12 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 37 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.31% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 38
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £47,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.40% -21.25% +20.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,500 £42,350
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +20.00%

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 11697 12786 14622
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9596 10618 12133
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Senior Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for Senior Java Engineer in the East of England

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Engineer in the East of England

Senior Java 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 Senior Java Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 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 -21 31 £55,000 +19.57% 4
Essex +26 2 £62,500 +4.17%
Hertfordshire +8 2 £80,000 +100.00%
Bedfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Senior Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior Java 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 Senior Java Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) Software Engineering
3 28 (75.68%) Degree
4 26 (70.27%) Computer Science
5 25 (67.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (56.76%) C++
7 17 (45.95%) OO
8 16 (43.24%) TDD
9 15 (40.54%) Multithreading
9 15 (40.54%) Collaborative Working
10 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
10 14 (37.84%) QA
10 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
10 14 (37.84%) Finance
11 13 (35.14%) Data Modelling
11 13 (35.14%) Ehcache
11 13 (35.14%) Terracotta
11 13 (35.14%) NoSQL
11 13 (35.14%) Process Improvement
11 13 (35.14%) Physics
11 13 (35.14%) Unit Testing
11 13 (35.14%) Data Structures
11 13 (35.14%) Algorithms
11 13 (35.14%) Performance Optimisation
11 13 (35.14%) Complexity Analysis
12 11 (29.73%) Android
13 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (21.62%) Linux
14 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
15 6 (16.22%) Android Development

Senior Java 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 2 (5.41%) JBoss
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Wireless
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.81%) GIS
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) Gradle
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Ehcache
2 3 (8.11%) JSP
2 3 (8.11%) Spring
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) JSON
3 2 (5.41%) REST
3 2 (5.41%) SOAP
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.70%) EJB
4 1 (2.70%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.70%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) JPA
4 1 (2.70%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.70%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 26 (70.27%) Computer Science
2 13 (35.14%) Algorithms
2 13 (35.14%) Data Structures
3 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
4 1 (2.70%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Android
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Windows
4 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Software Engineering
2 17 (45.95%) OO
3 16 (43.24%) TDD
4 15 (40.54%) Collaborative Working
4 15 (40.54%) Multithreading
5 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
5 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
6 13 (35.14%) Complexity Analysis
6 13 (35.14%) Data Modelling
6 13 (35.14%) Performance Optimisation
6 13 (35.14%) Physics
6 13 (35.14%) Process Improvement
6 13 (35.14%) Unit Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Android Development
7 6 (16.22%) SDLC
8 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.81%) iOS Development
9 4 (10.81%) OOD
10 3 (8.11%) Scrum
11 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) C++
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) Python
5 4 (10.81%) Apple Swift
5 4 (10.81%) C
6 3 (8.11%) Perl
6 3 (8.11%) Scala
7 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 2 (5.41%) SQL
8 1 (2.70%) C#
8 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.70%) Groovy
8 1 (2.70%) Kotlin
8 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) Degree
2 25 (67.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.70%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Ansible
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Terracotta
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) WorldPay