Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 21 August 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 107 129
Rank change year-on-year -10 +22 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 8 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.50% 1.42% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.47% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 3
Milton Keynes median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +91.49% -41.25%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £52,875 £61,000 £26,050
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,554 1,635 1,694
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.94% 96.40% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,246 1,247 1,386
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £24,625
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Milton Keynes

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Milton Keynes

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Java 8
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) Maven
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Middleware
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Ant
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) XSLT
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
5 3 (37.50%) IntelliJ
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
5 3 (37.50%) Gradle
6 2 (25.00%) Microservices
6 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (25.00%) Firmware

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Ant
2 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (37.50%) Gradle
2 3 (37.50%) IntelliJ
3 2 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XSLT
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Kafka
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Planning Poker
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Java 8
3 2 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Marathon
1 1 (12.50%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle