Period
to 10 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

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

Java Engineer
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 97 110
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 24 70 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.66% 3.13% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 3.22% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 25 67 28
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +66.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £32,250 £33,375 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,350
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1414 2174 1919
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.92% 97.14% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1816 1552
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.59% +4.55%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Gloucestershire

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Gloucestershire

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Gloucestershire

Java Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Cheltenham -8 10 £48,750 -2.50%
Gloucester +24 7 £55,000 -
Java Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
3 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 13 (54.17%) Python
4 12 (50.00%) C++
4 12 (50.00%) Spring
4 12 (50.00%) Java EE
4 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) DV Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) Scrum
6 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
6 10 (41.67%) DevOps
7 9 (37.50%) Bitbucket
7 9 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (37.50%) JIRA
8 8 (33.33%) Big Data
8 8 (33.33%) Apache
9 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) TDD
9 7 (29.17%) EasyMock
10 6 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
10 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (25.00%) JSF
10 6 (25.00%) HTML
10 6 (25.00%) C
10 6 (25.00%) SQL

Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 8 (33.33%) Apache
2 6 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (20.83%) Confluence
4 3 (12.50%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.17%) Mule
5 1 (4.17%) Mule ESB
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Big Data
2 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
3 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.17%) GIS
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (37.50%) Bitbucket
2 9 (37.50%) JIRA
3 7 (29.17%) EasyMock
4 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (20.83%) JUnit
5 5 (20.83%) Maven
6 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (16.67%) Vagrant
6 4 (16.67%) Zephyr
7 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Electronics
2 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Java EE
1 12 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
2 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) JSF
3 5 (20.83%) EJB
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 5 (20.83%) XML
4 4 (16.67%) CSS3
4 4 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (16.67%) HTML5
4 4 (16.67%) REST
4 4 (16.67%) SOAP
5 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (8.33%) Kafka
6 2 (8.33%) Node.js
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Wiki
2 4 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) CentOS
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 11 (45.83%) Scrum
3 10 (41.67%) DevOps
4 7 (29.17%) TDD
5 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) OO
6 5 (20.83%) OOD
6 5 (20.83%) Open Source
6 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) Kanban
7 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 4 (16.67%) Test Management
7 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Python
3 12 (50.00%) C++
4 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) C
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) Ruby
7 4 (16.67%) C#
7 4 (16.67%) XPath
8 1 (4.17%) Perl
8 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) ISEB
4 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.67%) HP
2 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) MuleSoft