The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 50 68 79
Rank change year-on-year +18 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 17 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.72% 0.96% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 0.99% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 3
Median salary £60,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -2.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 444 604 742
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.16% 96.64% 99.07%
Number of salaries quoted 360 511 629
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Sheffield

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Sheffield

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (66.67%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) OO
3 20 (66.67%) Degree
3 20 (66.67%) Subversion
3 20 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 20 (66.67%) Mercurial
3 20 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 20 (66.67%) Data Structures
3 20 (66.67%) Algorithms
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (20.00%) J2EE
6 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
6 4 (13.33%) Spring
6 4 (13.33%) RESTful
6 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.33%) Ember.js
6 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) Confluence
7 3 (10.00%) JIRA

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.00%) Confluence
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 20 (66.67%) Subversion
3 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (10.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) J2EE
2 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.33%) Ember.js
2 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (13.33%) RESTful
2 4 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (6.67%) Lucene
3 2 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 20 (66.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 20 (66.67%) OO
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Extreme Programming
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
8 1 (3.33%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.33%) Open Source
8 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA