Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 27 July 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 113 144
Rank change year-on-year +10 +31 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 42 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.49% 1.80% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 1.86% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 9
Gloucestershire median annual salary £41,500 £49,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.16% +65.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £31,875 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £66,000 £57,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -6.25%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1628 2048 2007
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.39% 97.20% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1527 1629
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Gloucestershire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Gloucestershire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Gloucestershire

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 27 July 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 +6 10 £46,385 -7.23%
Gloucester +8 6 £47,635 +12.08%
Stroud - 4 - -
Java Software Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Java
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (64.29%) C++
3 27 (64.29%) Python
3 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 25 (59.52%) Spring
5 22 (52.38%) Linux
6 21 (50.00%) C
7 20 (47.62%) Java EE
8 19 (45.24%) DV Cleared
9 18 (42.86%) DevOps
9 18 (42.86%) OO
9 18 (42.86%) EJB
10 17 (40.48%) C#
10 17 (40.48%) Apache
10 17 (40.48%) Big Data
10 17 (40.48%) EasyMock
11 15 (35.71%) Scrum
11 15 (35.71%) JUnit
12 14 (33.33%) ITIL
12 14 (33.33%) OOD
12 14 (33.33%) JSF
12 14 (33.33%) Red Hat
12 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
12 14 (33.33%) CentOS
12 14 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (33.33%) Wiki
12 14 (33.33%) JIRA

Java Software 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 17 (40.48%) Apache
2 14 (33.33%) Confluence
3 6 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
5 4 (9.52%) IIS
5 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
6 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
7 1 (2.38%) JBoss
7 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) Big Data
2 6 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 6 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.38%) OrientDB
7 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) EasyMock
2 15 (35.71%) JUnit
3 14 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 14 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 14 (33.33%) JIRA
4 6 (14.29%) Maven
5 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
5 4 (9.52%) Subversion
5 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
6 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.76%) Ant
7 2 (4.76%) QUnit
7 2 (4.76%) Selenium
8 1 (2.38%) Mockito
General
1 3 (7.14%) Electronics
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) Spring
2 20 (47.62%) Java EE
3 18 (42.86%) EJB
4 14 (33.33%) JSF
5 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 7 (16.67%) HTML
6 7 (16.67%) RESTful
7 6 (14.29%) SOAP
8 5 (11.90%) CSS
8 5 (11.90%) Java SE
8 5 (11.90%) Web Services
9 4 (9.52%) .NET
9 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (9.52%) CSS3
9 4 (9.52%) HTML5
9 4 (9.52%) Middleware
9 4 (9.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Wiki
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Mainframe
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 14 (33.33%) CentOS
2 14 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Android
3 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) DevOps
3 18 (42.86%) OO
4 15 (35.71%) Scrum
5 14 (33.33%) ITIL
5 14 (33.33%) OOD
5 14 (33.33%) Open Source
5 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 13 (30.95%) TDD
7 10 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 6 (14.29%) MVC
11 5 (11.90%) Reverse Engineering
11 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
12 4 (9.52%) BDD
12 4 (9.52%) Customer Insight
12 4 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (64.29%) C++
2 27 (64.29%) Python
3 21 (50.00%) C
4 17 (40.48%) C#
5 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.52%) SQL
7 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 19 (45.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.52%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle