The median annual salary for a Graduate Java Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Graduate Java Engineer
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 901 943
Rank change year-on-year +47 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Engineer 18 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.024% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.025% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 26
Median salary £35,000 £25,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.61% -4.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,250 £38,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £24,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +83.67% -7.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Graduate Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Java Engineer in the UK

Graduate Java Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Graduate Java Engineer in the UK

Graduate Java Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Java Engineer over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Java Engineer in the UK

Graduate Java Engineer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Java Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +47 18 £35,000 +38.61% 4
London +29 8 £25,000 -50.00% 1
East of England +9 7 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 7 £45,000 +100.00%
Cambridge -8 7 £45,000 -
South East +45 2 £37,500 +48.51% 1
Surrey +29 1 £40,000 +50.94%
South West +3 1 £26,000 -11.86% 1
Bristol - 1 £26,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £35,000 -
City of London - 1 £25,000 -
Reading - 1 £35,000 -

Graduate Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Graduate 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 featuring Graduate Java Engineer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (82.00%) Software Engineering
3 37 (74.00%) Computer Science
4 26 (52.00%) C++
5 24 (48.00%) Degree
6 23 (46.00%) Mathematics
7 21 (42.00%) Physics
7 21 (42.00%) OO
7 21 (42.00%) Python
8 17 (34.00%) C#
9 14 (28.00%) OOP
10 12 (24.00%) MATLAB
11 10 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (20.00%) QA
11 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 9 (18.00%) Spring
12 9 (18.00%) Linux
13 8 (16.00%) ITIL
13 8 (16.00%) PhD
13 8 (16.00%) Apache
13 8 (16.00%) C
13 8 (16.00%) JUnit
13 8 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (16.00%) Machine Learning
13 8 (16.00%) Bitbucket
13 8 (16.00%) DevOps
14 7 (14.00%) SQL
15 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
15 6 (12.00%) EJB

Graduate Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (16.00%) Apache
2 6 (12.00%) Confluence
3 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.00%) JBoss
4 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Big Data
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (16.00%) Bitbucket
1 8 (16.00%) JUnit
2 6 (12.00%) EasyMock
2 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.00%) Military
1 2 (4.00%) Music Industry
1 2 (4.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) French Language
2 1 (2.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) Spring
2 6 (12.00%) EJB
2 6 (12.00%) Java EE
2 6 (12.00%) JSF
3 4 (8.00%) .NET
3 4 (8.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) J2EE
4 3 (6.00%) JSON
4 3 (6.00%) Web Services
4 3 (6.00%) XML
5 2 (4.00%) CSS
5 2 (4.00%) Django
5 2 (4.00%) Ember.js
5 2 (4.00%) GWT
5 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.00%) JDBC
5 2 (4.00%) REST
5 2 (4.00%) SOAP
5 2 (4.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (4.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 37 (74.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Wiki
3 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) CentOS
2 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (46.00%) Mathematics
3 21 (42.00%) OO
3 21 (42.00%) Physics
4 14 (28.00%) OOP
5 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (16.00%) DevOps
6 8 (16.00%) ITIL
6 8 (16.00%) Machine Learning
7 6 (12.00%) OOD
7 6 (12.00%) Open Source
7 6 (12.00%) Scrum
7 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) TDD
9 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.00%) MVC
10 2 (4.00%) Pair Programming
10 2 (4.00%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (52.00%) C++
3 21 (42.00%) Python
4 17 (34.00%) C#
5 12 (24.00%) MATLAB
6 8 (16.00%) C
7 7 (14.00%) SQL
8 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.00%) Elixir
9 2 (4.00%) Go
9 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.00%) Ruby
9 2 (4.00%) Scala
9 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (16.00%) PhD
4 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) PayPal
4 1 (2.00%) Google
Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Kobalt
Posted: 11 days ago