The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Java Engineer
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 164 138
Rank change year-on-year +19 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 101 73 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.90% 1.41% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 1.45% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 94 63 96
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% +14.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5151 5050 5839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.06% 97.62% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4281 4276 4924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Java Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in the South West

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in the South West

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in the South West

Java Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +6 33 £35,000 -13.64% 1
Bristol -10 30 £44,750 +5.29% 9
Gloucestershire -8 21 £40,500 -14.73%
Dorset +13 13 £40,000 -
Wiltshire +5 4 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Devon - 2 £47,500 -
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South West region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 238 (100.00%) Java
2 204 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 132 (55.46%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (41.60%) C++
5 88 (36.97%) Spring
6 75 (31.51%) Scrum
7 73 (30.67%) Security Cleared
8 72 (30.25%) Linux
9 65 (27.31%) JavaScript
10 62 (26.05%) OO
11 61 (25.63%) C#
12 57 (23.95%) Test Automation
13 56 (23.53%) Hibernate
14 55 (23.11%) C
15 51 (21.43%) REST
16 50 (21.01%) HTML
17 46 (19.33%) Python
18 45 (18.91%) SQL Server
19 44 (18.49%) SQL
19 44 (18.49%) Unit Testing
20 43 (18.07%) JUnit
21 41 (17.23%) Java EE
22 40 (16.81%) UML
23 39 (16.39%) MongoDB
24 37 (15.55%) Customer Requirements
24 37 (15.55%) Jenkins
25 36 (15.13%) NoSQL
26 32 (13.45%) Windows
26 32 (13.45%) ITIL
26 32 (13.45%) Oracle

Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 28 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (11.34%) Apache
2 27 (11.34%) Tomcat
3 19 (7.98%) Confluence
3 19 (7.98%) IIS
4 10 (4.20%) Apache Spark
4 10 (4.20%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.52%) Apache Pig
6 5 (2.10%) JBoss
7 4 (1.68%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.42%) Mule
8 1 (0.42%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.42%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (2.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.88%) SaaS
2 6 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.68%) GitHub
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.42%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.91%) SQL Server
2 39 (16.39%) MongoDB
3 36 (15.13%) NoSQL
4 30 (12.61%) Big Data
5 29 (12.18%) Hadoop
6 20 (8.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (6.72%) MySQL
8 13 (5.46%) Apache Hive
9 9 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.52%) Apache Accumulo
10 6 (2.52%) HBase
10 6 (2.52%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.68%) DB2
12 3 (1.26%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.26%) Triplestore
13 2 (0.84%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.84%) OrientDB
13 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.84%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 43 (18.07%) JUnit
2 37 (15.55%) Jenkins
3 31 (13.03%) JIRA
4 26 (10.92%) Git (software)
5 23 (9.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 23 (9.66%) Bitbucket
5 23 (9.66%) Maven
6 22 (9.24%) EasyMock
7 19 (7.98%) Selenium
8 17 (7.14%) Cucumber
9 15 (6.30%) Eclipse
10 14 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (4.62%) Subversion
12 9 (3.78%) Ant
12 9 (3.78%) Mockito
13 7 (2.94%) Visual Studio
14 6 (2.52%) Gradle
14 6 (2.52%) TeamCity
14 6 (2.52%) Vagrant
15 5 (2.10%) JBehave
General
1 29 (12.18%) Finance
2 17 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.30%) Banking
4 9 (3.78%) Advertising
4 9 (3.78%) Electronics
5 6 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.52%) Marketing
6 4 (1.68%) Military
6 4 (1.68%) Private Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) French Language
8 1 (0.42%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (36.97%) Spring
2 56 (23.53%) Hibernate
3 51 (21.43%) REST
4 50 (21.01%) HTML
5 41 (17.23%) Java EE
6 31 (13.03%) .NET
6 31 (13.03%) Web Services
7 29 (12.18%) J2EE
7 29 (12.18%) SOAP
8 27 (11.34%) RESTful
9 26 (10.92%) JPA
10 25 (10.50%) EJB
11 23 (9.66%) AngularJS
11 23 (9.66%) CSS
11 23 (9.66%) JSF
12 18 (7.56%) HTML5
13 17 (7.14%) XML
14 16 (6.72%) GWT
15 14 (5.88%) Restlet
16 13 (5.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.98%) Wiki
2 15 (6.30%) User Experience
3 13 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.46%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (4.62%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (4.20%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.78%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.52%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.68%) Semantic Web
10 3 (1.26%) RIA
11 2 (0.84%) Cyber Defence
11 2 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (30.25%) Linux
2 32 (13.45%) Windows
3 19 (7.98%) CentOS
3 19 (7.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (7.56%) Android
5 13 (5.46%) Unix
6 12 (5.04%) Windows Server
6 12 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.26%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.84%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 132 (55.46%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (31.51%) Scrum
4 62 (26.05%) OO
5 57 (23.95%) Test Automation
6 44 (18.49%) Unit Testing
7 40 (16.81%) UML
8 37 (15.55%) Customer Requirements
9 32 (13.45%) ITIL
10 31 (13.03%) Service Delivery
11 29 (12.18%) TDD
12 27 (11.34%) OOD
13 26 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (10.92%) DevOps
14 25 (10.50%) Continuous Delivery
15 23 (9.66%) Open Source
16 21 (8.82%) MVC
17 18 (7.56%) Web Development
18 17 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
18 17 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 238 (100.00%) Java
2 99 (41.60%) C++
3 65 (27.31%) JavaScript
4 61 (25.63%) C#
5 55 (23.11%) C
6 46 (19.33%) Python
7 44 (18.49%) SQL
8 11 (4.62%) Delphi
9 7 (2.94%) PHP
10 5 (2.10%) Groovy
10 5 (2.10%) Perl
11 4 (1.68%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (1.68%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.26%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.26%) SPARQL
13 2 (0.84%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.42%) Ada
14 1 (0.42%) R
14 1 (0.42%) Ruby
14 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (30.67%) Security Cleared
2 28 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 27 (11.34%) DV Cleared
4 16 (6.72%) Degree
5 5 (2.10%) PhD
6 3 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.42%) MCSD
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (2.52%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.46%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.52%) Ansible
1 6 (2.52%) Oozie
2 1 (0.42%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 32 (13.45%) Oracle
2 19 (7.98%) Red Hat
3 6 (2.52%) IBM
3 6 (2.52%) SAP
4 3 (1.26%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.84%) Google
6 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.42%) webMethods
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