The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Java Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 282 342 396
Rank change year-on-year +60 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 896 918 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.12% 0.94% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.97% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 770 787 678
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in England

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in England

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in England

Java Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +39 332 £65,000 +8.33% 51
South East +44 159 £50,000 +14.94% 20
South West +23 137 £40,000 -5.88% 15
East of England +19 93 £45,000 -6.25% 7
Yorkshire +49 70 £55,000 - 6
North West +29 65 £47,500 +18.75% 10
West Midlands +16 19 £45,000 -14.28% 4
East Midlands -4 19 £42,500 +21.42%
North East +9 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Java Engineer
UK

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 England region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 1776 (100.00%) Java
2 1103 (62.11%) Software Engineering
3 876 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
4 527 (29.67%) SQL
5 444 (25.00%) Spring
6 432 (24.32%) TDD
7 411 (23.14%) JavaScript
8 376 (21.17%) Continuous Integration
9 363 (20.44%) Linux
10 355 (19.99%) Python
11 325 (18.30%) Scrum
12 322 (18.13%) Finance
13 310 (17.45%) Git (software)
14 306 (17.23%) Degree
15 302 (17.00%) OO
16 269 (15.15%) C++
17 266 (14.98%) Computer Science
18 265 (14.92%) NoSQL
19 259 (14.58%) Web Services
20 251 (14.13%) HTML
21 250 (14.08%) J2EE
21 250 (14.08%) BDD
22 241 (13.57%) Selenium
22 241 (13.57%) Oracle
23 232 (13.06%) REST
24 225 (12.67%) QA
25 222 (12.50%) DevOps
26 216 (12.16%) Hibernate
27 212 (11.94%) Jenkins
28 210 (11.82%) Maven

Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 160 (9.01%) Tomcat
2 133 (7.49%) Apache Spark
3 129 (7.26%) Apache
4 104 (5.86%) JBoss
5 86 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
6 72 (4.05%) WebSphere
7 54 (3.04%) Confluence
7 54 (3.04%) WebLogic
8 47 (2.65%) Apache Pig
9 24 (1.35%) GlassFish
9 24 (1.35%) IIS
10 22 (1.24%) Jetty
11 17 (0.96%) WildFly
12 16 (0.90%) Apache Solr
12 16 (0.90%) nginx
13 12 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (0.62%) WordPress
15 9 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
15 9 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
16 8 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (0.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.28%) MS Office
2 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.17%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 155 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (3.60%) SaaS
3 62 (3.49%) GitHub
4 37 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (0.79%) PaaS
8 12 (0.68%) Google App Engine
9 10 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.28%) Heroku
12 4 (0.23%) IaaS
13 3 (0.17%) Slack
14 2 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.11%) Google Play
14 2 (0.11%) iTunes
15 1 (0.056%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.65%) Internet
2 43 (2.42%) HTTP
3 18 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 16 (0.90%) DNS
5 14 (0.79%) Bluetooth
6 13 (0.73%) 802.11
6 13 (0.73%) iSCSI
6 13 (0.73%) LDAP
6 13 (0.73%) Wireless
7 11 (0.62%) SSL
8 10 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (0.56%) Firewall
9 7 (0.39%) VoIP
10 6 (0.34%) ATM
11 5 (0.28%) AMQP
11 5 (0.28%) SNMP
11 5 (0.28%) SSH
12 4 (0.23%) SMTP
12 4 (0.23%) VPN
13 3 (0.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (14.92%) NoSQL
2 204 (11.49%) Big Data
3 181 (10.19%) MySQL
4 152 (8.56%) MongoDB
5 138 (7.77%) Hadoop
6 104 (5.86%) SQL Server
7 100 (5.63%) Relational Database
8 94 (5.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 84 (4.73%) HBase
10 73 (4.11%) Apache Hive
11 64 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
12 52 (2.93%) RDBMS
13 38 (2.14%) Oracle Database
14 32 (1.80%) Blockchain
15 30 (1.69%) Apache Accumulo
16 29 (1.63%) Neo4j
17 27 (1.52%) Redis
18 15 (0.84%) BigQuery
19 14 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
20 13 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 310 (17.45%) Git (software)
2 241 (13.57%) Selenium
3 212 (11.94%) Jenkins
4 210 (11.82%) Maven
5 199 (11.20%) JUnit
6 133 (7.49%) JIRA
7 130 (7.32%) Cucumber
8 122 (6.87%) Subversion
9 81 (4.56%) Ant
10 78 (4.39%) Eclipse
11 74 (4.17%) Mercurial
11 74 (4.17%) WebDriver
12 54 (3.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 46 (2.59%) Gradle
14 42 (2.36%) Appium
14 42 (2.36%) Hudson
15 36 (2.03%) JMeter
16 33 (1.86%) Mockito
16 33 (1.86%) Vagrant
17 30 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 322 (18.13%) Finance
2 90 (5.07%) Banking
3 72 (4.05%) Games
4 69 (3.89%) Telecoms
5 37 (2.08%) Marketing
6 33 (1.86%) Electronics
7 31 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 27 (1.52%) Advertising
9 25 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 25 (1.41%) Retail
10 18 (1.01%) Aerospace
10 18 (1.01%) Front Office
10 18 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 18 (1.01%) Military
11 16 (0.90%) Publishing
12 15 (0.84%) Legal
13 12 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.56%) Prime Brokerage
15 9 (0.51%) Automotive
15 9 (0.51%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (25.00%) Spring
2 259 (14.58%) Web Services
3 251 (14.13%) HTML
4 250 (14.08%) J2EE
5 232 (13.06%) REST
6 216 (12.16%) Hibernate
7 202 (11.37%) RESTful
8 184 (10.36%) XML
9 160 (9.01%) AngularJS
10 159 (8.95%) CSS
11 141 (7.94%) Java EE
12 137 (7.71%) SOAP
13 94 (5.29%) Node.js
14 90 (5.07%) JSON
15 88 (4.95%) .NET
16 81 (4.56%) HTML5
17 70 (3.94%) J2SE
18 68 (3.83%) JSF
19 65 (3.66%) JMS
20 62 (3.49%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 266 (14.98%) Computer Science
2 160 (9.01%) Algorithms
3 111 (6.25%) Fintech
4 100 (5.63%) Data Structures
5 64 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (3.10%) Mobile App
7 46 (2.59%) User Experience
8 38 (2.14%) Client/Server
9 35 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (1.69%) Bitcoin
11 25 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 25 (1.41%) Virtual Team
12 21 (1.18%) Wiki
13 19 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
14 18 (1.01%) iPad
15 14 (0.79%) IVR
16 13 (0.73%) PKI
17 12 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
17 12 (0.68%) Internet of Things
17 12 (0.68%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 363 (20.44%) Linux
2 130 (7.32%) Unix
3 103 (5.80%) Windows
4 80 (4.50%) Android
5 53 (2.98%) Apple iOS
6 41 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (1.52%) CentOS
8 14 (0.79%) Windows Server
9 13 (0.73%) AIX
9 13 (0.73%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.56%) Solaris
11 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.34%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.17%) Debian
14 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.056%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1103 (62.11%) Software Engineering
2 876 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
3 432 (24.32%) TDD
4 376 (21.17%) Continuous Integration
5 325 (18.30%) Scrum
6 302 (17.00%) OO
7 250 (14.08%) BDD
8 222 (12.50%) DevOps
9 176 (9.91%) Microservices
10 173 (9.74%) Automated Testing
11 158 (8.90%) SDLC
12 154 (8.67%) Open Source
13 145 (8.16%) OOP
14 133 (7.49%) Unit Testing
15 125 (7.04%) Continuous Delivery
16 116 (6.53%) Test Automation
17 115 (6.48%) Multithreading
18 102 (5.74%) MVC
19 95 (5.35%) SOA
20 94 (5.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1776 (100.00%) Java
2 527 (29.67%) SQL
3 411 (23.14%) JavaScript
4 355 (19.99%) Python
5 269 (15.15%) C++
6 197 (11.09%) C#
7 142 (8.00%) C
8 132 (7.43%) Scala
9 102 (5.74%) Ruby
10 85 (4.79%) Perl
11 73 (4.11%) PL/SQL
12 69 (3.89%) Go
13 66 (3.72%) Bash Shell
14 61 (3.43%) Groovy
15 58 (3.27%) PHP
16 26 (1.46%) Shell Script
17 20 (1.13%) Objective-C
18 18 (1.01%) TypeScript
19 16 (0.90%) Clojure
19 16 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 306 (17.23%) Degree
2 135 (7.60%) Security Cleared
3 63 (3.55%) DV Cleared
4 61 (3.43%) PhD
5 37 (2.08%) SC Cleared
6 18 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 16 (0.90%) ISEB
8 9 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.34%) CISSP
10 5 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.23%) HND
12 3 (0.17%) CCNA
12 3 (0.17%) CISA
12 3 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.17%) CISM
12 3 (0.17%) Linux+ Certification
12 3 (0.17%) MCSE
12 3 (0.17%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.17%) Security+ Certification
12 3 (0.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (12.67%) QA
2 28 (1.58%) SDET
3 6 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.28%) MiFID
5 4 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.23%) SLA
6 2 (0.11%) HL7
6 2 (0.11%) WCAG
7 1 (0.056%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.056%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 125 (7.04%) Docker
2 18 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.01%) HDFS
3 14 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.56%) Apache Flume
4 10 (0.56%) NFS
5 9 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.39%) vSphere
7 4 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.17%) iptables
8 3 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.17%) XenServer
9 1 (0.056%) Squid
Systems Management
1 70 (3.94%) Ansible
2 63 (3.55%) Puppet
3 48 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (1.41%) Oozie
5 22 (1.24%) Kubernetes
6 11 (0.62%) Nagios
7 10 (0.56%) Kibana
7 10 (0.56%) Mesos
8 9 (0.51%) logstash
9 8 (0.45%) Grafana
9 8 (0.45%) Salt
10 6 (0.34%) Terraform
10 6 (0.34%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.28%) Packer
11 5 (0.28%) StatsD
12 3 (0.17%) Capistrano
12 3 (0.17%) Graphite
12 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.17%) Icinga
12 3 (0.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 241 (13.57%) Oracle
2 50 (2.82%) Red Hat
3 45 (2.53%) Google
4 43 (2.42%) Microsoft
5 36 (2.03%) VMware
6 30 (1.69%) PayPal
6 30 (1.69%) Talend
7 29 (1.63%) SAP
8 27 (1.52%) IBM
9 14 (0.79%) Cloudera
10 12 (0.68%) Perforce
10 12 (0.68%) WSO2
11 11 (0.62%) Hortonworks
12 10 (0.56%) NetApp
13 9 (0.51%) Altova
13 9 (0.51%) Fiorano
13 9 (0.51%) ILOG
13 9 (0.51%) Splunk
13 9 (0.51%) Tableau
13 9 (0.51%) TIBCO
Bracknell, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 31 minutes ago
South East
83Zero
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £65-75,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + comprehendsive benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + great bonus, benefits & culture
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27-35k 25 days holiday + bank holidays, 6% Pension and much more
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £5k bonus, pension, healthcare and m
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 25 days holiday + B/Hols + Healthcare + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday