Period
to 15 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 15 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 98 116
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 47 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.82% 2.83% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 2.93% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 32
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -12.43% +23.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £22,575 £31,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £66,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -11.36% +10.00%

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 1,601 1,672 2,033
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 96.59% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,308 1,354 1,485
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 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 July 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 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 +20 31 £45,000 -0.59% 1
Gloucester +14 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Java Software Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 47 (100.00%) Java
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (82.98%) Python
3 36 (76.60%) C++
4 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (65.96%) Java EE
5 31 (65.96%) Linux
6 30 (63.83%) Scrum
7 28 (59.57%) JIRA
8 27 (57.45%) Spring
8 27 (57.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 27 (57.45%) Bitbucket
9 26 (55.32%) DevOps
10 25 (53.19%) OO
11 23 (48.94%) Apache
11 23 (48.94%) EasyMock
12 22 (46.81%) Confluence
12 22 (46.81%) CentOS
12 22 (46.81%) JSF
12 22 (46.81%) Red Hat
12 22 (46.81%) EJB
12 22 (46.81%) JUnit
13 21 (44.68%) OOD
13 21 (44.68%) Wiki
13 21 (44.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (44.68%) Open Source
13 21 (44.68%) Jenkins
14 20 (42.55%) Security Cleared
15 18 (38.30%) DV Cleared
15 18 (38.30%) C

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 23 (48.94%) Apache
2 22 (46.81%) Confluence
3 7 (14.89%) Apache Pig
4 5 (10.64%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.13%) JBoss
6 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
1 6 (12.77%) SSL
1 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) Big Data
2 11 (23.40%) Apache Hive
2 11 (23.40%) Hadoop
3 8 (17.02%) MySQL
4 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
5 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.13%) OrientDB
8 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (59.57%) JIRA
2 27 (57.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 27 (57.45%) Bitbucket
3 23 (48.94%) EasyMock
4 22 (46.81%) JUnit
5 21 (44.68%) Jenkins
6 6 (12.77%) CodeSonar
6 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
6 6 (12.77%) git-flow
6 6 (12.77%) Robot Framework
6 6 (12.77%) Selenium
7 1 (2.13%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
1 4 (8.51%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (65.96%) Java EE
2 27 (57.45%) Spring
3 22 (46.81%) EJB
3 22 (46.81%) JSF
4 8 (17.02%) Django
4 8 (17.02%) REST
5 7 (14.89%) HTML
5 7 (14.89%) Node.js
6 6 (12.77%) .NET
6 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
6 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
6 6 (12.77%) LAMP
6 6 (12.77%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (12.77%) RESTful
6 6 (12.77%) SOAP
6 6 (12.77%) Spring MVC
6 6 (12.77%) STL
7 5 (10.64%) CSS
8 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) Wiki
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Fintech
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Linux
2 22 (46.81%) CentOS
3 21 (44.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (12.77%) Android
4 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
4 6 (12.77%) Mac OS X
4 6 (12.77%) Windows
5 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (63.83%) Scrum
4 26 (55.32%) DevOps
5 25 (53.19%) OO
6 21 (44.68%) OOD
6 21 (44.68%) Open Source
7 12 (25.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (19.15%) ITIL
8 9 (19.15%) Service Delivery
9 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (17.02%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (12.77%) API Design
10 6 (12.77%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (12.77%) Kanban
10 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
10 6 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (12.77%) Reverse Engineering
10 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
10 6 (12.77%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (82.98%) Python
3 36 (76.60%) C++
4 18 (38.30%) C
5 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
6 12 (25.53%) C#
7 8 (17.02%) PHP
8 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
8 6 (12.77%) Objective-C
8 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
9 5 (10.64%) SQL
10 2 (4.26%) Java 8
11 1 (2.13%) Perl
11 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) Security Cleared
2 18 (38.30%) DV Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) CCNA
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.77%) CISSP
3 6 (12.77%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (12.77%) GIAC
3 6 (12.77%) Linux+ Certification
3 6 (12.77%) MCSE
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.77%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (12.77%) SANS
3 6 (12.77%) SSCP
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) MISRA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Docker
1 6 (12.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Puppet
1 6 (12.77%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Red Hat
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) Zend
4 1 (2.13%) IBM