The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Essex 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 Software Engineer
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 90 94
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Median salary - £24,000 £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.07% +6.47%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 913 964 1186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.80% 95.26% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 766 785 932
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Essex

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Essex

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Essex region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) GWT
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
4 4 (36.36%) Geospatial Data
4 4 (36.36%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (36.36%) UML
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) JBoss
4 4 (36.36%) Apache
4 4 (36.36%) Swing
4 4 (36.36%) JMS
4 4 (36.36%) AWT
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) Adobe
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (36.36%) Ant
4 4 (36.36%) JUnit
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) CruiseControl
4 4 (36.36%) Spring

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (36.36%) GIS
1 4 (36.36%) JasperReports
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Ant
1 4 (36.36%) ClearQuest
1 4 (36.36%) CruiseControl
1 4 (36.36%) FishEye
1 4 (36.36%) Hudson
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) JUnit
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
1 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) GWT
2 4 (36.36%) Ajax
2 4 (36.36%) Apache Flex
2 4 (36.36%) AWT
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) JMS
2 4 (36.36%) JSON
2 4 (36.36%) Middleware
2 4 (36.36%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Swing
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (36.36%) Kanban
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) UML
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) C
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe
1 4 (36.36%) Atlassian
1 4 (36.36%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle