Period
to 15 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 113 101
Rank change year-on-year +40 -12 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 43 18 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.94% 1.26% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 1.29% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 56
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.06% +14.12% +5.59%

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 1,402 1,398 2,111
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 97.56% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 1,142 1,751
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +8.64% -4.71%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 +22 21 £62,500 +38.89%
Gloucester -4 4 £51,250 -6.82% 3
Java Software Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (74.42%) C++
2 32 (74.42%) Python
3 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (62.79%) Linux
5 25 (58.14%) Scrum
5 25 (58.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 24 (55.81%) Java EE
6 24 (55.81%) JIRA
6 24 (55.81%) Bitbucket
7 23 (53.49%) Security Cleared
8 22 (51.16%) DV Cleared
8 22 (51.16%) Jenkins
9 21 (48.84%) DevOps
10 20 (46.51%) Spring
10 20 (46.51%) C
11 17 (39.53%) JSF
11 17 (39.53%) Big Data
12 16 (37.21%) CentOS
12 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
13 15 (34.88%) JUnit
13 15 (34.88%) OO
13 15 (34.88%) EJB
13 15 (34.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
13 15 (34.88%) Confluence
13 15 (34.88%) Hadoop
13 15 (34.88%) Wiki
14 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration

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 15 (34.88%) Confluence
2 13 (30.23%) Apache
3 9 (20.93%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (13.95%) Apache Pig
5 4 (9.30%) Apache Spark
6 3 (6.98%) JBoss
7 2 (4.65%) GlassFish
7 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
7 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
7 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Firewall
1 6 (13.95%) HTTP
1 6 (13.95%) SSL
1 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) Big Data
2 15 (34.88%) Hadoop
3 12 (27.91%) Apache Hive
4 9 (20.93%) MySQL
5 7 (16.28%) MongoDB
5 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
6 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
7 4 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
7 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (4.65%) GIS
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (4.65%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 25 (58.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 24 (55.81%) Bitbucket
2 24 (55.81%) JIRA
3 22 (51.16%) Jenkins
4 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
4 15 (34.88%) JUnit
5 11 (25.58%) EasyMock
6 9 (20.93%) git-flow
7 7 (16.28%) Selenium
8 6 (13.95%) CodeSonar
8 6 (13.95%) Robot Framework
9 4 (9.30%) Maven
9 4 (9.30%) Mockito
9 4 (9.30%) Subversion
10 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
11 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
11 1 (2.33%) JMeter
11 1 (2.33%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Electronics
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) Java EE
2 20 (46.51%) Spring
3 17 (39.53%) JSF
4 15 (34.88%) EJB
5 12 (27.91%) Apache NiFi
6 7 (16.28%) Django
6 7 (16.28%) LAMP
6 7 (16.28%) Node.js
6 7 (16.28%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (16.28%) RESTful
7 6 (13.95%) .NET
7 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
7 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
7 6 (13.95%) REST
7 6 (13.95%) SOAP
7 6 (13.95%) Spring MVC
7 6 (13.95%) STL
8 5 (11.63%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (11.63%) Kafka
9 4 (9.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Wiki
2 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.30%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Linux
2 16 (37.21%) CentOS
3 15 (34.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (23.26%) Windows
5 8 (18.60%) Android
5 8 (18.60%) Apple iOS
6 6 (13.95%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.65%) Unix
8 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (58.14%) Scrum
4 21 (48.84%) DevOps
5 15 (34.88%) OO
6 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (27.91%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (25.58%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (25.58%) Mentoring
8 11 (25.58%) OOD
8 11 (25.58%) Open Source
8 11 (25.58%) TDD
9 9 (20.93%) Kanban
10 8 (18.60%) Systems Engineering
11 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
12 6 (13.95%) Ethical Hacking
12 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
12 6 (13.95%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (13.95%) Reverse Engineering
12 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) C++
2 32 (74.42%) Python
3 20 (46.51%) C
4 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
5 12 (27.91%) C#
6 9 (20.93%) Bash Shell
7 8 (18.60%) Objective-C
8 6 (13.95%) PHP
8 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
9 5 (11.63%) SQL
10 3 (6.98%) Perl
10 3 (6.98%) Scala
11 2 (4.65%) Apple Swift
11 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) Security Cleared
2 22 (51.16%) DV Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) CCNA
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.95%) CISSP
3 6 (13.95%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (13.95%) GIAC
3 6 (13.95%) Linux+ Certification
3 6 (13.95%) MCSE
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.95%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (13.95%) SANS
3 6 (13.95%) SSCP
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Docker
2 6 (13.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Puppet
1 6 (13.95%) Salt
2 4 (9.30%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.33%) SAP