Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 123 106
Rank change year-on-year +64 -17 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 66 16 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.19% 1.05% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 1.07% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 52
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,250 £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.35% -22.50% +66.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,625 £33,875
90th Percentile £64,750 £62,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -7.61% +2.22%

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 1,507 1,495 2,217
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.56% 98.16% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,183 1,225 1,830
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £24,550 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,250 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 November 2018.

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 November 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 +46 48 £47,500 +22.58% 1
Gloucester +3 4 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Java Software Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 66 (100.00%) Java
1 66 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 57 (86.36%) C++
3 56 (84.85%) Python
4 49 (74.24%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (74.24%) Java EE
5 48 (72.73%) Scrum
5 48 (72.73%) Linux
6 45 (68.18%) JIRA
6 45 (68.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 45 (68.18%) Bitbucket
7 39 (59.09%) DevOps
8 37 (56.06%) Spring
9 36 (54.55%) Apache
10 35 (53.03%) Jenkins
11 34 (51.52%) EasyMock
12 33 (50.00%) CentOS
12 33 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 33 (50.00%) Confluence
12 33 (50.00%) JSF
12 33 (50.00%) Wiki
12 33 (50.00%) OO
12 33 (50.00%) JUnit
12 33 (50.00%) EJB
12 33 (50.00%) Red Hat
13 31 (46.97%) OOD
13 31 (46.97%) Open Source
14 27 (40.91%) Requirements Analysis
15 24 (36.36%) DV Cleared
15 24 (36.36%) Security Cleared

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 36 (54.55%) Apache
2 33 (50.00%) Confluence
3 12 (18.18%) Apache Pig
4 7 (10.61%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.03%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) Firewall
1 12 (18.18%) HTTP
1 12 (18.18%) SSL
1 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) Big Data
2 19 (28.79%) Hadoop
3 17 (25.76%) Apache Hive
4 12 (18.18%) MySQL
4 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 45 (68.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 45 (68.18%) Bitbucket
1 45 (68.18%) JIRA
2 35 (53.03%) Jenkins
3 34 (51.52%) EasyMock
4 33 (50.00%) JUnit
5 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
6 12 (18.18%) CodeSonar
6 12 (18.18%) git-flow
6 12 (18.18%) Robot Framework
6 12 (18.18%) Selenium
7 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Electronics
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (74.24%) Java EE
2 37 (56.06%) Spring
3 33 (50.00%) EJB
3 33 (50.00%) JSF
4 13 (19.70%) Django
5 12 (18.18%) .NET
5 12 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 12 (18.18%) LAMP
5 12 (18.18%) Node.js
5 12 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
5 12 (18.18%) REST
5 12 (18.18%) SOAP
5 12 (18.18%) Spring MVC
5 12 (18.18%) STL
6 6 (9.09%) RESTful
7 5 (7.58%) Kafka
8 4 (6.06%) HTML
9 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (50.00%) Wiki
2 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Social Media
3 2 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (72.73%) Linux
2 33 (50.00%) CentOS
2 33 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (21.21%) Android
3 14 (21.21%) Apple iOS
3 14 (21.21%) Windows
4 12 (18.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 49 (74.24%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (72.73%) Scrum
4 39 (59.09%) DevOps
5 33 (50.00%) OO
6 31 (46.97%) OOD
6 31 (46.97%) Open Source
7 27 (40.91%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (18.18%) API Design
8 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
8 12 (18.18%) Kanban
8 12 (18.18%) Multithreading
8 12 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
8 12 (18.18%) Systems Engineering
8 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 12 (18.18%) User Stories
9 11 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (86.36%) C++
3 56 (84.85%) Python
4 24 (36.36%) C
5 17 (25.76%) C#
6 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
7 14 (21.21%) Objective-C
7 14 (21.21%) PHP
8 12 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.03%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) DV Cleared
1 24 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.18%) CCNA
2 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (18.18%) CISSP
2 12 (18.18%) CompTIA Security+
2 12 (18.18%) GIAC
2 12 (18.18%) Linux+ Certification
2 12 (18.18%) MCSE
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (18.18%) Network+ Certification
2 12 (18.18%) SANS
2 12 (18.18%) SSCP
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) MISRA
System Software
1 14 (21.21%) Docker
2 12 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) Puppet
1 12 (18.18%) Salt
2 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) Zend
4 1 (1.52%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) SAP