The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
UK / England
Rank 459 496 565
Rank change year-on-year +37 +69  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 433 515 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.53% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.55% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 348 436 366
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £70,000 £60,000
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 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 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in England

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in England

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in England

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
South West +41 108 £40,000 -11.11% 10
London -14 87 £65,000 +8.33% 15
East of England +34 62 £45,000 -10.00% 4
South East +5 60 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Yorkshire +35 53 £60,000 +9.09% 4
North West +18 48 £56,250 +25.00% 8
East Midlands -6 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
West Midlands +30 4 £47,500 +11.76%
North East +9 2 £45,000 -47.05%
Java Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 909 (100.00%) Java
2 878 (96.59%) Software Engineering
3 435 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
4 286 (31.46%) JavaScript
5 279 (30.69%) SQL
6 254 (27.94%) Spring
7 245 (26.95%) OO
8 236 (25.96%) Degree
9 224 (24.64%) Linux
10 223 (24.53%) C++
11 209 (22.99%) HTML
12 200 (22.00%) TDD
13 196 (21.56%) Python
14 184 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
15 182 (20.02%) NoSQL
16 177 (19.47%) Computer Science
17 164 (18.04%) Git (software)
18 162 (17.82%) Scrum
19 147 (16.17%) C#
20 145 (15.95%) Finance
21 128 (14.08%) Security Cleared
22 127 (13.97%) Maven
22 127 (13.97%) Hibernate
23 125 (13.75%) CSS
23 125 (13.75%) Web Services
24 124 (13.64%) Algorithms
25 120 (13.20%) Microservices
25 120 (13.20%) Open Source
26 117 (12.87%) Big Data
27 112 (12.32%) REST

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 72 (7.92%) Tomcat
2 56 (6.16%) Apache Spark
2 56 (6.16%) Elasticsearch
3 51 (5.61%) JBoss
4 49 (5.39%) Apache
5 43 (4.73%) WebSphere
6 31 (3.41%) WebLogic
7 26 (2.86%) Confluence
8 20 (2.20%) Apache Pig
9 17 (1.87%) IIS
10 14 (1.54%) Jetty
11 11 (1.21%) nginx
12 10 (1.10%) GlassFish
13 9 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (0.77%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.66%) WildFly
16 5 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
17 3 (0.33%) CloudStack
18 2 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 2 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (0.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 66 (7.26%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.84%) GitHub
3 33 (3.63%) SaaS
4 24 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.44%) PaaS
8 3 (0.33%) Slack
9 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.11%) Force.com
10 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.86%) Internet
2 14 (1.54%) Bluetooth
2 14 (1.54%) HTTP
3 13 (1.43%) 802.11
3 13 (1.43%) Wireless
4 9 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.66%) DNS
5 6 (0.66%) Firewall
5 6 (0.66%) SSL
6 5 (0.55%) ATM
7 4 (0.44%) LDAP
7 4 (0.44%) SMTP
7 4 (0.44%) VoIP
8 3 (0.33%) AMQP
9 2 (0.22%) SSH
10 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.11%) IPv6
10 1 (0.11%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (20.02%) NoSQL
2 117 (12.87%) Big Data
3 103 (11.33%) MongoDB
4 82 (9.02%) MySQL
5 70 (7.70%) SQL Server
6 62 (6.82%) Relational Database
7 55 (6.05%) Hadoop
8 52 (5.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 35 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
10 30 (3.30%) Apache Hive
11 21 (2.31%) RDBMS
12 19 (2.09%) HBase
13 18 (1.98%) Oracle Database
14 16 (1.76%) Neo4j
14 16 (1.76%) Redis
15 10 (1.10%) OrientDB
16 9 (0.99%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
16 9 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.88%) GIS
Development Applications
1 164 (18.04%) Git (software)
2 127 (13.97%) Maven
3 109 (11.99%) Jenkins
4 108 (11.88%) JUnit
5 94 (10.34%) Subversion
6 71 (7.81%) Mercurial
7 60 (6.60%) Ant
8 55 (6.05%) JIRA
9 50 (5.50%) Eclipse
10 46 (5.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 42 (4.62%) Selenium
12 31 (3.41%) Gradle
13 27 (2.97%) Bitbucket
13 27 (2.97%) Cucumber
14 24 (2.64%) Mockito
15 20 (2.20%) Hudson
16 18 (1.98%) EasyMock
16 18 (1.98%) Visual Studio
17 17 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (1.54%) Jasmine
General
1 145 (15.95%) Finance
2 41 (4.51%) Banking
3 39 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 31 (3.41%) Games
5 26 (2.86%) Electronics
6 24 (2.64%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.98%) Military
8 17 (1.87%) Marketing
9 13 (1.43%) Aerospace
9 13 (1.43%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.43%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.21%) Prime Brokerage
10 11 (1.21%) Retail
11 10 (1.10%) Advertising
11 10 (1.10%) Front Office
12 9 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.55%) Automotive
13 5 (0.55%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.33%) Legal
14 3 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (27.94%) Spring
2 209 (22.99%) HTML
3 127 (13.97%) Hibernate
4 125 (13.75%) CSS
4 125 (13.75%) Web Services
5 112 (12.32%) REST
6 103 (11.33%) RESTful
7 101 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 99 (10.89%) J2EE
9 93 (10.23%) XML
10 88 (9.68%) Java EE
11 74 (8.14%) HTML5
12 61 (6.71%) SOAP
13 59 (6.49%) .NET
14 56 (6.16%) Node.js
15 55 (6.05%) JSON
16 48 (5.28%) JSF
17 44 (4.84%) Apache Camel
17 44 (4.84%) JPA
17 44 (4.84%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 177 (19.47%) Computer Science
2 124 (13.64%) Algorithms
3 84 (9.24%) Data Structures
4 38 (4.18%) Fintech
5 30 (3.30%) User Experience
6 28 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (2.20%) Wiki
8 16 (1.76%) Virtual Team
9 14 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
11 12 (1.32%) Internet of Things
12 10 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (1.10%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (0.99%) PKI
14 8 (0.88%) Cyber Defence
14 8 (0.88%) Online Games
15 6 (0.66%) Mainframe
15 6 (0.66%) Semantic Web
16 5 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 224 (24.64%) Linux
2 78 (8.58%) Unix
3 61 (6.71%) Windows
4 35 (3.85%) Android
5 23 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (1.87%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.65%) CentOS
8 11 (1.21%) AIX
9 10 (1.10%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.88%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.22%) Solaris
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 878 (96.59%) Software Engineering
2 435 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (26.95%) OO
4 200 (22.00%) TDD
5 184 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
6 162 (17.82%) Scrum
7 120 (13.20%) Microservices
7 120 (13.20%) Open Source
8 106 (11.66%) Automated Testing
9 96 (10.56%) DevOps
10 95 (10.45%) SDLC
11 82 (9.02%) OOP
12 74 (8.14%) MVC
13 71 (7.81%) Unit Testing
14 69 (7.59%) Mathematics
15 68 (7.48%) BDD
16 59 (6.49%) OOD
17 58 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
18 51 (5.61%) Continuous Delivery
18 51 (5.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 909 (100.00%) Java
2 286 (31.46%) JavaScript
3 279 (30.69%) SQL
4 223 (24.53%) C++
5 196 (21.56%) Python
6 147 (16.17%) C#
7 106 (11.66%) C
8 73 (8.03%) Scala
9 55 (6.05%) Perl
10 48 (5.28%) Groovy
11 36 (3.96%) Ruby
12 34 (3.74%) Bash Shell
13 26 (2.86%) PHP
14 25 (2.75%) Go
15 17 (1.87%) TypeScript
16 15 (1.65%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.65%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.43%) Clojure
17 13 (1.43%) MATLAB
18 12 (1.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 236 (25.96%) Degree
2 128 (14.08%) Security Cleared
3 58 (6.38%) DV Cleared
4 47 (5.17%) PhD
5 36 (3.96%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.44%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.33%) CCNA
7 3 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.33%) CISSP
7 3 (0.33%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (0.33%) GIAC
7 3 (0.33%) Linux+ Certification
7 3 (0.33%) MCSE
7 3 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.33%) SANS
7 3 (0.33%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (0.33%) SSCP
8 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.62%) QA
2 6 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 6 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.11%) MiFID
3 1 (0.11%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 59 (6.49%) Docker
2 16 (1.76%) HDFS
3 11 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (0.88%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.33%) vSphere
7 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (2.64%) Ansible
2 23 (2.53%) Puppet
3 16 (1.76%) Kubernetes
4 11 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.66%) Nagios
6 4 (0.44%) Salt
7 3 (0.33%) Grafana
7 3 (0.33%) Graphite
7 3 (0.33%) Packer
7 3 (0.33%) Terraform
7 3 (0.33%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.22%) Oozie
9 1 (0.11%) Kibana
9 1 (0.11%) logstash
9 1 (0.11%) yum
Vendors
1 96 (10.56%) Oracle
2 28 (3.08%) Red Hat
3 24 (2.64%) Microsoft
3 24 (2.64%) VMware
4 13 (1.43%) Google
4 13 (1.43%) SAP
5 12 (1.32%) IBM
6 11 (1.21%) Talend
7 9 (0.99%) Altova
7 9 (0.99%) Fiorano
7 9 (0.99%) ILOG
7 9 (0.99%) Splunk
7 9 (0.99%) WSO2
8 8 (0.88%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.77%) Sun
10 6 (0.66%) Adobe
11 3 (0.33%) Facebook
12 2 (0.22%) Murex
12 2 (0.22%) Temenos
12 2 (0.22%) TIBCO
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum 10% annual bonus + private medical care
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Flexible hours, generous pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 plsu benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dursley, Gloucestershire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + comprehendsive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago