Java Software Engineer Jobs in the UK excluding London

Java Software Engineer
UK > UK excluding London

The median Java Software Engineer salary in the UK excluding London is £60,000 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 215 549 469
Rank change year-on-year +334 -80 -90
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 952 220 423
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.39% 0.35% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.39% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 137 110 307
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +14.29%
75th Percentile £72,000 £76,250 £70,625
90th Percentile £91,524 £91,250 £81,271
UK median annual salary £66,500 £85,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -21.76% +21.43% +27.27%

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 Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in the UK excluding London

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in the UK excluding London

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

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

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in the UK excluding London

Java Software 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 Software 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 +176 786 £50,000 -23.08% 4
North of England +63 69 £65,465 +24.69% 15
North West +46 49 £64,732 -7.53% 13
South West +31 43 £52,500 -19.23% 19
South East +22 28 £81,250 +1.56% 5
Midlands -5 15 £62,732 +39.41% 5
Yorkshire +83 13 £65,465 +24.69% 2
West Midlands +37 12 £62,732 +14.06% 4
North East +6 7 £65,465 +39.29%
Northern Ireland +30 5 - - 1
Wales +2 5 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands -28 3 - - 1
East of England -13 1 £65,000 - 2
Java Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 14 April 2024, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 952 (100.00%) Java
2 949 (99.68%) Software Engineering
3 838 (88.03%) Agile
4 771 (80.99%) Finance
5 770 (80.88%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 761 (79.94%) Law
7 678 (71.22%) SDLC
8 655 (68.80%) Operational Stability
9 645 (67.75%) CI/CD
10 560 (58.82%) Machine Learning
11 559 (58.72%) Artificial Intelligence
12 504 (52.94%) Spring
13 489 (51.37%) SQL
14 412 (43.28%) AWS
15 397 (41.70%) Community of Practice
16 294 (30.88%) React
17 290 (30.46%) AngularJS
18 287 (30.15%) Marketing
19 284 (29.83%) Continuous Improvement
19 284 (29.83%) Visualisation
20 277 (29.10%) Microservices
21 276 (28.99%) Risk Management
22 263 (27.63%) Algorithms
23 260 (27.31%) NoSQL
24 254 (26.68%) Legal
25 252 (26.47%) Cloud Native
26 250 (26.26%) Full Stack Development
27 223 (23.42%) Banking
28 220 (23.11%) Spring Boot
29 210 (22.06%) Kafka

Java Software 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
1 188 (19.75%) Apache Spark
2 38 (3.99%) FileNet
3 29 (3.05%) Cloud Foundry
4 23 (2.42%) Apache
4 23 (2.42%) JBoss
4 23 (2.42%) Red Hat Fuse
5 21 (2.21%) GemFire
6 16 (1.68%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 412 (43.28%) AWS
2 104 (10.92%) Azure
3 55 (5.78%) GCP
4 38 (3.99%) Amazon S3
4 38 (3.99%) BlazeMeter
5 34 (3.57%) Serverless
6 30 (3.15%) Amazon EKS
7 26 (2.73%) GitHub
8 14 (1.47%) Amazon ECS
9 13 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
9 13 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
10 12 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (1.16%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.42%) npm
12 4 (0.42%) SaaS
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.11%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.68%) Kerberos
2 8 (0.84%) Network Security
3 1 (0.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (27.31%) NoSQL
2 174 (18.28%) Big Data
3 111 (11.66%) MongoDB
4 92 (9.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 82 (8.61%) Elasticsearch
6 81 (8.51%) Hadoop
7 50 (5.25%) Relational Database
8 47 (4.94%) MySQL
9 37 (3.89%) CockroachDB
10 31 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (3.05%) Apache Hive
12 21 (2.21%) Hazelcast
13 16 (1.68%) Amazon Aurora
13 16 (1.68%) HBase
14 14 (1.47%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.16%) Electronic Patient Records
16 6 (0.63%) CouchDB
17 5 (0.53%) Oracle Database
18 4 (0.42%) SQL Server
19 3 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 125 (13.13%) JUnit
2 82 (8.61%) Cypress.io
3 79 (8.30%) Jasmine
4 65 (6.83%) Selenium
5 60 (6.30%) Karma Test Runner
5 60 (6.30%) Protractor
5 60 (6.30%) WebDriver
6 52 (5.46%) Jenkins
7 47 (4.94%) Git
8 28 (2.94%) IntelliJ
9 25 (2.63%) Maven
10 24 (2.52%) Mockito
11 23 (2.42%) JMeter
12 22 (2.31%) Cucumber
13 21 (2.21%) Jaeger
14 18 (1.89%) Gradle
15 8 (0.84%) JIRA
16 5 (0.53%) Robot Framework
17 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
18 1 (0.11%) GitLab
General
1 771 (80.99%) Finance
2 770 (80.88%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 761 (79.94%) Law
4 287 (30.15%) Marketing
5 254 (26.68%) Legal
6 223 (23.42%) Banking
7 164 (17.23%) Investment Banking
8 94 (9.87%) Influencing Skills
9 61 (6.41%) Social Skills
10 59 (6.20%) Public Sector
11 55 (5.78%) Private Banking
12 21 (2.21%) Prime Brokerage
13 18 (1.89%) Financial Institution
14 11 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (0.42%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.21%) Electronics
16 2 (0.21%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 504 (52.94%) Spring
2 294 (30.88%) React
3 290 (30.46%) AngularJS
4 220 (23.11%) Spring Boot
5 210 (22.06%) Kafka
6 188 (19.75%) J2EE
7 147 (15.44%) Hibernate
8 144 (15.13%) HTML
9 119 (12.50%) JMS
10 117 (12.29%) Node.js
11 111 (11.66%) JSON
12 109 (11.45%) CSS
12 109 (11.45%) RESTful
12 109 (11.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 103 (10.82%) REST
14 83 (8.72%) jQuery
14 83 (8.72%) Web Services
15 78 (8.19%) JPA
16 70 (7.35%) XML
17 60 (6.30%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 263 (27.63%) Algorithms
2 252 (26.47%) Cloud Native
3 97 (10.19%) Public Cloud
4 75 (7.88%) Data Structures
5 68 (7.14%) Onboarding
6 46 (4.83%) Reference Data
7 42 (4.41%) Legacy Code
8 29 (3.05%) Private Cloud
9 23 (2.42%) Market Risk
10 21 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 21 (2.21%) Replication
11 12 (1.26%) Credit Risk
12 8 (0.84%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.63%) PropTech
14 2 (0.21%) Distributed Systems
15 1 (0.11%) Greenfield Project
15 1 (0.11%) IoT
15 1 (0.11%) Legacy Systems
15 1 (0.11%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.11%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 41 (4.31%) Unix
2 21 (2.21%) Linux
3 3 (0.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 949 (99.68%) Software Engineering
2 838 (88.03%) Agile
3 678 (71.22%) SDLC
4 655 (68.80%) Operational Stability
5 645 (67.75%) CI/CD
6 560 (58.82%) Machine Learning
7 559 (58.72%) Artificial Intelligence
8 397 (41.70%) Community of Practice
9 284 (29.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 284 (29.83%) Visualisation
10 277 (29.10%) Microservices
11 276 (28.99%) Risk Management
12 250 (26.26%) Full Stack Development
13 205 (21.53%) Decision-Making
14 158 (16.60%) Problem-Solving
15 147 (15.44%) TDD
16 130 (13.66%) Architectural Design
17 120 (12.61%) BDD
18 115 (12.08%) Performance Tuning
19 112 (11.76%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 952 (100.00%) Java
2 489 (51.37%) SQL
3 134 (14.08%) Scala
4 125 (13.13%) JavaScript
5 106 (11.13%) Python
6 97 (10.19%) TypeScript
7 34 (3.57%) C#
8 22 (2.31%) Groovy
9 18 (1.89%) Ruby
10 15 (1.58%) Kotlin
11 6 (0.63%) C++
12 5 (0.53%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.32%) C
14 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (3.47%) Security Cleared
2 31 (3.26%) Degree
3 29 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (0.63%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.42%) PhD
6 1 (0.11%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.11%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
6 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.73%) SLA
2 13 (1.37%) Accessibility
3 8 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 50 (5.25%) Docker
2 16 (1.68%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 101 (10.61%) Kubernetes
2 62 (6.51%) Terraform
3 43 (4.52%) Grafana
4 21 (2.21%) HAProxy
4 21 (2.21%) ITRS Geneos
4 21 (2.21%) Kibana
4 21 (2.21%) Prometheus
4 21 (2.21%) Zipkin
5 7 (0.74%) Graphite
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 159 (16.70%) Oracle
2 51 (5.36%) Databricks
3 46 (4.83%) Splunk
4 41 (4.31%) Dynatrace
5 28 (2.94%) Google
6 18 (1.89%) SaltStack
7 16 (1.68%) Cloudera
8 8 (0.84%) TOWER Software
9 4 (0.42%) IBM
10 2 (0.21%) Microsoft