Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 100 100
Rank change year-on-year +27 0 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 57 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.41% 2.69% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 2.78% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 51
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.28% -10.00% +50.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,175 £33,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +14.67%

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 1,607 1,652 2,040
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 96.44% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,317 1,338 1,507
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 +28 40 £55,000 +21.50% 2
Gloucester +11 7 £55,000 +21.50%
Java Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, Java Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (98.25%) Software Engineering
3 43 (75.44%) Python
4 42 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (70.18%) C++
6 34 (59.65%) Linux
6 34 (59.65%) Spring
6 34 (59.65%) Java EE
7 33 (57.89%) Scrum
8 31 (54.39%) JIRA
9 30 (52.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 30 (52.63%) Bitbucket
10 28 (49.12%) DevOps
11 27 (47.37%) OO
12 25 (43.86%) Apache
12 25 (43.86%) EasyMock
13 24 (42.11%) CentOS
13 24 (42.11%) Confluence
13 24 (42.11%) Red Hat
13 24 (42.11%) EJB
13 24 (42.11%) JUnit
13 24 (42.11%) JSF
14 23 (40.35%) Wiki
14 23 (40.35%) OOD
14 23 (40.35%) Open Source
14 23 (40.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 23 (40.35%) Jenkins
15 21 (36.84%) Security Cleared
16 20 (35.09%) C
17 19 (33.33%) DV Cleared

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 25 (43.86%) Apache
2 24 (42.11%) Confluence
3 8 (14.04%) Apache Pig
4 5 (8.77%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (8.77%) Mule
5 4 (7.02%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.75%) JBoss
6 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Firewall
1 7 (12.28%) HTTP
1 7 (12.28%) SSL
1 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) Big Data
2 12 (21.05%) Apache Hive
2 12 (21.05%) Hadoop
3 9 (15.79%) MySQL
4 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
5 6 (10.53%) MongoDB
6 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.75%) OrientDB
9 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (54.39%) JIRA
2 30 (52.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 30 (52.63%) Bitbucket
3 25 (43.86%) EasyMock
4 24 (42.11%) JUnit
5 23 (40.35%) Jenkins
6 7 (12.28%) CodeSonar
6 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
6 7 (12.28%) git-flow
6 7 (12.28%) Robot Framework
6 7 (12.28%) Selenium
7 2 (3.51%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.75%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
1 4 (7.02%) Retail
2 3 (5.26%) Electronics
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (59.65%) Java EE
1 34 (59.65%) Spring
2 24 (42.11%) EJB
2 24 (42.11%) JSF
3 14 (24.56%) REST
4 12 (21.05%) HTML
5 10 (17.54%) CSS
6 9 (15.79%) Django
7 8 (14.04%) Node.js
7 8 (14.04%) Web Services
8 7 (12.28%) .NET
8 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
8 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
8 7 (12.28%) LAMP
8 7 (12.28%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (12.28%) SOAP
8 7 (12.28%) Spring MVC
8 7 (12.28%) STL
9 6 (10.53%) RESTful
10 5 (8.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (40.35%) Wiki
2 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Fintech
3 2 (3.51%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 34 (59.65%) Linux
2 24 (42.11%) CentOS
3 23 (40.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.28%) Android
4 7 (12.28%) Apple iOS
4 7 (12.28%) Mac OS X
4 7 (12.28%) Windows
5 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (98.25%) Software Engineering
2 42 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (57.89%) Scrum
4 28 (49.12%) DevOps
5 27 (47.37%) OO
6 23 (40.35%) OOD
6 23 (40.35%) Open Source
7 14 (24.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
9 9 (15.79%) ITIL
9 9 (15.79%) Microservices
9 9 (15.79%) Service Delivery
10 7 (12.28%) API Design
10 7 (12.28%) Kanban
10 7 (12.28%) Multithreading
10 7 (12.28%) Reverse Engineering
10 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
10 7 (12.28%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (75.44%) Python
3 40 (70.18%) C++
4 20 (35.09%) C
5 19 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 13 (22.81%) C#
7 9 (15.79%) PHP
8 7 (12.28%) Bash Shell
8 7 (12.28%) Java 8
8 7 (12.28%) Objective-C
8 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
9 5 (8.77%) SQL
10 1 (1.75%) Ada
10 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.75%) Perl
10 1 (1.75%) Ruby
10 1 (1.75%) Scala
10 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 19 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (12.28%) CCNA
3 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.28%) CISSP
3 7 (12.28%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (12.28%) GIAC
3 7 (12.28%) Linux+ Certification
3 7 (12.28%) MCSE
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.28%) Network+ Certification
3 7 (12.28%) SANS
3 7 (12.28%) SSCP
4 2 (3.51%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) MISRA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.75%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Docker
1 7 (12.28%) vSphere
2 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Puppet
1 7 (12.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Red Hat
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) IBM
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) Zend