Java Engineer Jobs in the UK excluding London

Java Engineer
UK > UK excluding London

The median Java Engineer salary in the UK excluding London is £61,250 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

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

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 190 488 364
Rank change year-on-year +298 -124 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 1,050 298 630
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.53% 0.47% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 0.53% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 214 169 382
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.00% +8.70% +9.52%
75th Percentile £72,500 £77,715 £70,938
90th Percentile £91,729 £92,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £90,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57% +12.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 65,005 56,641 67,298
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 89.46% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46,403 31,779 43,359
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £28,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.83% - +9.09%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Java Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in the UK excluding London

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java Engineer in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Java Engineer in the UK excluding London

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Engineer in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in the UK excluding London

Java Engineer
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 14 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Scotland +167 792 £60,000 -14.29% 7
North of England +54 92 £65,465 +4.74% 17
North West +44 65 £65,000 -8.62% 15
South West +37 63 £52,500 -19.23% 21
South East +46 56 £70,000 -12.50% 7
Midlands -7 28 £60,000 +14.29% 7
West Midlands +35 25 £60,000 +6.23% 6
Yorkshire +76 20 £65,465 +24.69% 2
Northern Ireland +34 9 £110,000 - 3
North East +6 7 £65,465 +39.29%
Wales 0 5 £55,000 -15.38% 1
East of England -9 5 £80,000 +23.08% 2
East Midlands -28 3 - - 1
Java Engineer
UK

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 14 April 2024, Java Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 1,050 (100.00%) Java
2 980 (93.33%) Software Engineering
3 880 (83.81%) Agile
4 793 (75.52%) Finance
5 784 (74.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 763 (72.67%) Law
7 689 (65.62%) SDLC
8 655 (62.38%) Operational Stability
9 653 (62.19%) CI/CD
10 577 (54.95%) Artificial Intelligence
11 561 (53.43%) Machine Learning
12 550 (52.38%) Spring
13 504 (48.00%) SQL
14 455 (43.33%) AWS
15 397 (37.81%) Community of Practice
16 319 (30.38%) Microservices
17 312 (29.71%) React
18 306 (29.14%) AngularJS
19 290 (27.62%) Continuous Improvement
20 287 (27.33%) Marketing
21 284 (27.05%) Visualisation
22 276 (26.29%) Risk Management
23 268 (25.52%) NoSQL
24 267 (25.43%) Full Stack Development
25 263 (25.05%) Algorithms
26 254 (24.19%) Cloud Native
26 254 (24.19%) Legal
27 247 (23.52%) Spring Boot
28 238 (22.67%) Kafka
29 228 (21.71%) Banking

Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 189 (18.00%) Apache Spark
2 38 (3.62%) FileNet
3 29 (2.76%) Cloud Foundry
4 23 (2.19%) Apache
4 23 (2.19%) JBoss
4 23 (2.19%) Red Hat Fuse
5 21 (2.00%) GemFire
6 16 (1.52%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (0.38%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.19%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 455 (43.33%) AWS
2 134 (12.76%) Azure
3 58 (5.52%) GCP
4 41 (3.90%) Amazon S3
5 40 (3.81%) Serverless
6 38 (3.62%) BlazeMeter
7 30 (2.86%) Amazon EKS
7 30 (2.86%) GitHub
8 18 (1.71%) AWS Lambda
9 16 (1.52%) Amazon ECS
10 15 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
11 13 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (1.24%) Amazon EMR
12 12 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
13 7 (0.67%) SaaS
14 4 (0.38%) Azure DevOps
14 4 (0.38%) GitHub Actions
14 4 (0.38%) npm
15 2 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.52%) Kerberos
2 8 (0.76%) Network Security
3 1 (0.095%) Internet
3 1 (0.095%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (25.52%) NoSQL
2 177 (16.86%) Big Data
3 112 (10.67%) MongoDB
4 92 (8.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 83 (7.90%) Elasticsearch
6 82 (7.81%) Hadoop
7 53 (5.05%) MySQL
8 51 (4.86%) Relational Database
9 37 (3.52%) CockroachDB
10 35 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
11 30 (2.86%) Apache Hive
12 21 (2.00%) Hazelcast
13 16 (1.52%) Amazon Aurora
13 16 (1.52%) HBase
14 15 (1.43%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.14%) Electronic Patient Records
16 6 (0.57%) CouchDB
17 5 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
17 5 (0.48%) Oracle Database
18 4 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 127 (12.10%) JUnit
2 84 (8.00%) Cypress.io
3 80 (7.62%) Jasmine
4 65 (6.19%) Jenkins
4 65 (6.19%) Selenium
5 64 (6.10%) Git
6 61 (5.81%) WebDriver
7 60 (5.71%) Karma Test Runner
7 60 (5.71%) Protractor
8 38 (3.62%) Maven
9 35 (3.33%) IntelliJ
10 26 (2.48%) Cucumber
11 25 (2.38%) Mockito
12 23 (2.19%) JMeter
13 21 (2.00%) Jaeger
14 18 (1.71%) Gradle
15 10 (0.95%) JIRA
16 7 (0.67%) GitLab
17 5 (0.48%) Robot Framework
18 4 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 793 (75.52%) Finance
2 784 (74.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 763 (72.67%) Law
4 287 (27.33%) Marketing
5 254 (24.19%) Legal
6 228 (21.71%) Banking
7 164 (15.62%) Investment Banking
8 94 (8.95%) Influencing Skills
9 71 (6.76%) Public Sector
10 70 (6.67%) Social Skills
11 55 (5.24%) Private Banking
12 21 (2.00%) Prime Brokerage
13 19 (1.81%) Financial Institution
14 18 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (0.67%) Games
15 7 (0.67%) Retail
16 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.38%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.29%) Health Technology
17 3 (0.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 550 (52.38%) Spring
2 312 (29.71%) React
3 306 (29.14%) AngularJS
4 247 (23.52%) Spring Boot
5 238 (22.67%) Kafka
6 189 (18.00%) J2EE
7 157 (14.95%) Hibernate
8 148 (14.10%) HTML
9 122 (11.62%) JSON
10 121 (11.52%) Node.js
11 120 (11.43%) JMS
11 120 (11.43%) REST
12 114 (10.86%) RESTful
13 113 (10.76%) CSS
14 109 (10.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 83 (7.90%) jQuery
15 83 (7.90%) Web Services
16 78 (7.43%) JPA
17 71 (6.76%) XML
18 60 (5.71%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 263 (25.05%) Algorithms
2 254 (24.19%) Cloud Native
3 97 (9.24%) Public Cloud
4 75 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 68 (6.48%) Onboarding
6 46 (4.38%) Reference Data
7 42 (4.00%) Legacy Code
8 33 (3.14%) Private Cloud
9 23 (2.19%) Market Risk
10 22 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (2.00%) Replication
12 12 (1.14%) Credit Risk
13 11 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
14 8 (0.76%) Blockchain
14 8 (0.76%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.76%) e-Learning
14 8 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (0.57%) Distributed Systems
15 6 (0.57%) PropTech
16 3 (0.29%) Distributed Computing
Operating Systems
1 42 (4.00%) Unix
2 33 (3.14%) Linux
3 10 (0.95%) Windows
4 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 980 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 880 (83.81%) Agile
3 689 (65.62%) SDLC
4 655 (62.38%) Operational Stability
5 653 (62.19%) CI/CD
6 577 (54.95%) Artificial Intelligence
7 561 (53.43%) Machine Learning
8 397 (37.81%) Community of Practice
9 319 (30.38%) Microservices
10 290 (27.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 284 (27.05%) Visualisation
12 276 (26.29%) Risk Management
13 267 (25.43%) Full Stack Development
14 209 (19.90%) Decision-Making
15 164 (15.62%) Problem-Solving
15 164 (15.62%) TDD
16 130 (12.38%) Architectural Design
17 128 (12.19%) BDD
18 115 (10.95%) Performance Tuning
19 112 (10.67%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1,050 (100.00%) Java
2 504 (48.00%) SQL
3 143 (13.62%) JavaScript
4 135 (12.86%) Scala
5 119 (11.33%) Python
6 114 (10.86%) TypeScript
7 37 (3.52%) C#
8 22 (2.10%) Groovy
9 18 (1.71%) Ruby
10 15 (1.43%) Kotlin
11 6 (0.57%) C++
12 5 (0.48%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.29%) C
13 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (3.52%) Security Cleared
2 33 (3.14%) Degree
2 33 (3.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (0.57%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.38%) PhD
6 1 (0.095%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.095%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
6 1 (0.095%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.095%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.48%) SLA
2 15 (1.43%) QA
3 14 (1.33%) Accessibility
System Software
1 83 (7.90%) Docker
2 17 (1.62%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 131 (12.48%) Kubernetes
2 66 (6.29%) Terraform
3 43 (4.10%) Grafana
4 21 (2.00%) HAProxy
4 21 (2.00%) ITRS Geneos
4 21 (2.00%) Kibana
4 21 (2.00%) Prometheus
4 21 (2.00%) Zipkin
5 7 (0.67%) Graphite
6 6 (0.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 161 (15.33%) Oracle
2 51 (4.86%) Databricks
3 46 (4.38%) Splunk
4 41 (3.90%) Dynatrace
5 28 (2.67%) Google
6 18 (1.71%) SaltStack
7 17 (1.62%) Cloudera
8 12 (1.14%) IBM
9 8 (0.76%) Red Hat
9 8 (0.76%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.38%) Confluent
10 4 (0.38%) Solace
10 4 (0.38%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.29%) YouTube
12 2 (0.19%) Microsoft
13 1 (0.095%) Informatica