The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 335 351
Rank change year-on-year +35 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 892 853 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.06% 0.92% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.96% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 755 754 782
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 80401 89287 99134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66065 76163 82600
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 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
London -7 388 £65,000 +8.33% 48
South East +20 132 £50,000 - 21
South West +19 102 £40,000 -6.97% 13
North West +14 85 £42,500 +6.25% 12
East of England -27 73 £45,000 - 12
Yorkshire +20 59 £59,750 +32.77% 9
West Midlands +28 27 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East Midlands +29 25 £40,000 -11.11%
North East - 4 £36,250 -
Java Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 1777 (99.94%) Java
2 1124 (63.22%) Software Engineering
3 936 (52.64%) Agile Software Development
4 506 (28.46%) SQL
5 490 (27.56%) TDD
6 484 (27.22%) Spring
7 475 (26.72%) Test Automation
8 412 (23.17%) Linux
9 409 (23.00%) Scrum
10 396 (22.27%) JavaScript
10 396 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
11 385 (21.65%) Finance
12 370 (20.81%) OO
13 364 (20.47%) Python
14 299 (16.82%) Git (software)
15 297 (16.70%) Degree
16 295 (16.59%) C++
17 282 (15.86%) QA
17 282 (15.86%) Selenium
18 278 (15.64%) HTML
19 273 (15.35%) BDD
20 267 (15.02%) DevOps
21 252 (14.17%) Oracle
22 247 (13.89%) NoSQL
23 246 (13.84%) JUnit
24 244 (13.72%) J2EE
24 244 (13.72%) Jenkins
25 241 (13.55%) Computer Science
26 232 (13.05%) RESTful
27 228 (12.82%) REST

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
1 158 (8.89%) Tomcat
2 130 (7.31%) Apache
3 124 (6.97%) Apache Spark
4 98 (5.51%) JBoss
5 89 (5.01%) Elasticsearch
6 66 (3.71%) Confluence
7 63 (3.54%) WebLogic
8 48 (2.70%) WebSphere
9 26 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
10 24 (1.35%) Jetty
11 22 (1.24%) IIS
11 22 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 18 (1.01%) Apache Solr
13 17 (0.96%) GlassFish
14 15 (0.84%) Apache Pig
14 15 (0.84%) WildFly
15 13 (0.73%) nginx
16 9 (0.51%) Ethereum
17 8 (0.45%) OpenStack
18 7 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 24 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.056%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 224 (12.60%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (4.27%) SaaS
3 68 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (2.47%) GitHub
5 31 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (0.73%) PaaS
9 11 (0.62%) Amazon S3
9 11 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
10 10 (0.56%) IaaS
11 9 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.45%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.34%) Heroku
14 3 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.17%) Oracle Service Cloud
15 2 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.11%) Apcera
15 2 (0.11%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.04%) Internet
2 33 (1.86%) HTTP
3 12 (0.67%) DNS
4 10 (0.56%) Firewall
4 10 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.51%) LDAP
6 8 (0.45%) SSL
7 7 (0.39%) AMQP
8 6 (0.34%) VPN
8 6 (0.34%) Wireless
9 5 (0.28%) 802.11
9 5 (0.28%) ATM
9 5 (0.28%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.22%) Broadband
10 4 (0.22%) VoIP
11 3 (0.17%) CDMA
11 3 (0.17%) GSM
11 3 (0.17%) SNMP
11 3 (0.17%) UMTS
11 3 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 210 (11.81%) Big Data
3 181 (10.18%) MySQL
4 138 (7.76%) MongoDB
5 133 (7.48%) Hadoop
6 104 (5.85%) SQL Server
7 97 (5.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 94 (5.29%) Relational Database
9 67 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
10 66 (3.71%) HBase
11 63 (3.54%) Apache Hive
12 37 (2.08%) Blockchain
13 36 (2.02%) RDBMS
14 35 (1.97%) Oracle Database
15 28 (1.57%) Neo4j
16 21 (1.18%) Redis
17 12 (0.67%) DB2
17 12 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
18 11 (0.62%) BigQuery
19 10 (0.56%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 299 (16.82%) Git (software)
2 282 (15.86%) Selenium
3 246 (13.84%) JUnit
4 244 (13.72%) Jenkins
5 214 (12.04%) Maven
6 169 (9.51%) JIRA
7 154 (8.66%) Cucumber
8 139 (7.82%) Subversion
9 111 (6.24%) WebDriver
10 79 (4.44%) Gradle
10 79 (4.44%) Mercurial
11 73 (4.11%) Ant
11 73 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 71 (3.99%) Eclipse
13 55 (3.09%) Bitbucket
14 50 (2.81%) JBehave
15 46 (2.59%) JMeter
16 45 (2.53%) Hudson
17 44 (2.47%) Appium
18 40 (2.25%) EasyMock
General
1 385 (21.65%) Finance
2 133 (7.48%) Banking
3 64 (3.60%) Retail
4 62 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 60 (3.37%) Games
6 46 (2.59%) Marketing
7 39 (2.19%) Investment Banking
8 35 (1.97%) Electronics
9 30 (1.69%) Financial Institution
10 28 (1.57%) Manufacturing
11 24 (1.35%) Front Office
12 22 (1.24%) Aerospace
13 18 (1.01%) Advertising
13 18 (1.01%) Billing
13 18 (1.01%) Retail Banking
14 17 (0.96%) Publishing
15 14 (0.79%) Legal
16 12 (0.67%) Military
17 10 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.45%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 484 (27.22%) Spring
2 278 (15.64%) HTML
3 244 (13.72%) J2EE
4 232 (13.05%) RESTful
5 228 (12.82%) REST
6 225 (12.65%) Web Services
7 223 (12.54%) Hibernate
8 206 (11.59%) CSS
9 173 (9.73%) XML
10 165 (9.28%) AngularJS
11 158 (8.89%) Java EE
12 114 (6.41%) HTML5
13 106 (5.96%) SOAP
14 103 (5.79%) JSON
15 95 (5.34%) Node.js
16 86 (4.84%) .NET
17 77 (4.33%) Spring Boot
18 75 (4.22%) CSS3
19 70 (3.94%) JMS
20 61 (3.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 241 (13.55%) Computer Science
2 154 (8.66%) Algorithms
3 129 (7.26%) Greenfield Project
4 110 (6.19%) Data Structures
5 104 (5.85%) Fintech
6 78 (4.39%) User Experience
7 72 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
8 70 (3.94%) Mobile App
9 44 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
10 33 (1.86%) Wiki
11 28 (1.57%) RIA
12 25 (1.41%) Bitcoin
13 19 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 19 (1.07%) iPad
14 18 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 17 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
16 14 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
16 14 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
17 13 (0.73%) Smart City
17 13 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 412 (23.17%) Linux
2 155 (8.72%) Unix
3 123 (6.92%) Windows
4 103 (5.79%) Android
5 64 (3.60%) Apple iOS
6 51 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (2.36%) CentOS
8 17 (0.96%) Windows Server
9 14 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 13 (0.73%) AIX
11 12 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.51%) Solaris
13 5 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.17%) Debian
14 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.11%) Mesosphere
15 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.056%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1124 (63.22%) Software Engineering
2 936 (52.64%) Agile Software Development
3 490 (27.56%) TDD
4 475 (26.72%) Test Automation
5 409 (23.00%) Scrum
6 396 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
7 370 (20.81%) OO
8 273 (15.35%) BDD
9 267 (15.02%) DevOps
10 191 (10.74%) Microservices
11 171 (9.62%) Unit Testing
12 166 (9.34%) OOP
13 158 (8.89%) Open Source
14 119 (6.69%) Multithreading
14 119 (6.69%) MVC
15 118 (6.64%) Mentoring
16 116 (6.52%) SDLC
17 100 (5.62%) Continuous Delivery
18 92 (5.17%) Kanban
18 92 (5.17%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 1777 (99.94%) Java
2 506 (28.46%) SQL
3 396 (22.27%) JavaScript
4 364 (20.47%) Python
5 295 (16.59%) C++
6 216 (12.15%) C#
7 161 (9.06%) C
8 136 (7.65%) Scala
9 111 (6.24%) Ruby
10 65 (3.66%) Go
11 64 (3.60%) PL/SQL
12 62 (3.49%) Perl
13 58 (3.26%) Groovy
14 46 (2.59%) PHP
15 45 (2.53%) Bash Shell
16 27 (1.52%) Shell Script
17 25 (1.41%) Clojure
18 22 (1.24%) Kotlin
19 18 (1.01%) MATLAB
19 18 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 297 (16.70%) Degree
2 153 (8.61%) Security Cleared
3 102 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 56 (3.15%) DV Cleared
5 55 (3.09%) PhD
6 43 (2.42%) SC Cleared
7 18 (1.01%) ISEB
8 14 (0.79%) Master's Degree
9 11 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (0.45%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.22%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.22%) MCP
12 4 (0.22%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.11%) OCP
13 2 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.056%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (15.86%) QA
2 11 (0.62%) SLA
3 7 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.11%) MiFID
6 2 (0.11%) SEPA
6 2 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 164 (9.22%) Docker
2 9 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.39%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.28%) vSphere
5 4 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.17%) HDFS
6 3 (0.17%) XenServer
7 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.056%) Squid
Systems Management
1 64 (3.60%) Ansible
2 60 (3.37%) Puppet
3 55 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (1.91%) Kubernetes
5 20 (1.12%) Kibana
6 11 (0.62%) logstash
6 11 (0.62%) Mesos
7 9 (0.51%) Oozie
8 8 (0.45%) Terraform
9 7 (0.39%) Packer
10 6 (0.34%) Grafana
10 6 (0.34%) rkt
11 5 (0.28%) Nagios
12 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.22%) StatsD
13 3 (0.17%) Consul
13 3 (0.17%) Icinga
13 3 (0.17%) SELinux
14 2 (0.11%) Opsview
14 2 (0.11%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 252 (14.17%) Oracle
2 60 (3.37%) Red Hat
3 49 (2.76%) Google
4 29 (1.63%) Talend
5 27 (1.52%) SAP
6 26 (1.46%) Microsoft
7 25 (1.41%) VMware
8 17 (0.96%) PayPal
9 16 (0.90%) Cloudera
10 13 (0.73%) IBM
10 13 (0.73%) Splunk
11 10 (0.56%) DevExpress
12 9 (0.51%) Hortonworks
12 9 (0.51%) Informatica
13 7 (0.39%) Altova
13 7 (0.39%) Fiorano
13 7 (0.39%) HP
13 7 (0.39%) ILOG
13 7 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.39%) TIBCO
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent bens + Influence in Co.
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + 4 day working week
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity and bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + shares
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Healthcare, Holidays
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £52000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent bens + Influence in Co.
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 48-58k
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago