Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Engineer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 67 98
Rank change year-on-year -1 +31 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 12 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.48% 1.96% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 2.02% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 2
Sheffield median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +45.70% +7.86%
10th Percentile £41,000 £40,000 £32,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,500 £43,875
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year -9.09% +45.70% -11.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 790 991 1267
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 97.06% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 679 828 1123
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,925 £23,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Sheffield

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Sheffield

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Java 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 Sheffield region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) Android
5 5 (41.67%) Node.js
5 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
6 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (33.33%) Android Development
6 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 4 (33.33%) Docker
6 4 (33.33%) Kafka
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (33.33%) BDD
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) MySQL
6 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (16.67%) Graphite
8 2 (16.67%) React
8 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot

Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) Big Data
4 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) Gradle
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) Node.js
3 4 (33.33%) Kafka
4 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) JPA
5 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (16.67%) React
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Android Development
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 4 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Groovy
4 2 (16.67%) Kotlin
5 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Splunk