The median annual salary for a Graduate Java Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate Java Engineer
UK
Rank 825 917 922
Rank change year-on-year +92 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Engineer 32 31 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.030% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.031% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 35
Median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Java Engineer in the UK

Graduate Java Engineer
Top 14 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 24 March 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 +100 32 £25,000 -5.66% 6
East of England +41 19 £45,000 +100.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +28 14 £45,000 +100.00% 2
Cambridge - 14 £45,000 - 2
South West +22 10 £23,500 -19.65%
Gloucestershire +3 6 £23,500 -9.61%
Chelmsford - 5 £24,000 -
Essex - 5 £24,000 -
Bristol +6 4 £27,500 -15.38%
South East +52 3 £25,000 -5.66% 3
Hampshire - 2 £25,000 -
Portsmouth - 2 £25,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Reading - 1 £25,000 -

Graduate Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 42 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 33 (58.93%) C++
4 30 (53.57%) Degree
5 24 (42.86%) OO
6 23 (41.07%) Mathematics
6 23 (41.07%) Physics
7 20 (35.71%) C#
8 19 (33.93%) Python
9 17 (30.36%) OOP
10 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (21.43%) Spring
11 11 (19.64%) MATLAB
12 10 (17.86%) C
12 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
13 8 (14.29%) QA
13 8 (14.29%) PhD
13 8 (14.29%) OOD
13 8 (14.29%) Linux
14 6 (10.71%) ITIL
14 6 (10.71%) Apache
14 6 (10.71%) .NET
14 6 (10.71%) JUnit
14 6 (10.71%) EJB
14 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
14 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
14 6 (10.71%) Scrum
14 6 (10.71%) Wiki
14 6 (10.71%) CentOS

Graduate Java Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (10.71%) Apache
1 6 (10.71%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.79%) JBoss
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.79%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Big Data
1 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (10.71%) Bitbucket
1 6 (10.71%) EasyMock
1 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.71%) JIRA
1 6 (10.71%) JUnit
2 2 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) PROIV
General
1 4 (7.14%) Automotive
2 2 (3.57%) Military
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) Spring
2 6 (10.71%) .NET
2 6 (10.71%) EJB
2 6 (10.71%) Java EE
2 6 (10.71%) JSF
3 5 (8.93%) Web Services
4 4 (7.14%) HTML
5 3 (5.36%) CSS
5 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.36%) REST
5 3 (5.36%) SOAP
6 2 (3.57%) JSON
6 2 (3.57%) RESTful
6 2 (3.57%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.57%) Struts
6 2 (3.57%) Swing
6 2 (3.57%) XML
7 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.79%) J2EE
7 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 42 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) Wiki
3 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) CentOS
2 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.36%) Unix
4 2 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (42.86%) OO
3 23 (41.07%) Mathematics
3 23 (41.07%) Physics
4 17 (30.36%) OOP
5 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.29%) OOD
7 6 (10.71%) DevOps
7 6 (10.71%) ITIL
7 6 (10.71%) Open Source
7 6 (10.71%) Scrum
7 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.93%) Machine Learning
9 4 (7.14%) Multithreading
9 4 (7.14%) MVC
9 4 (7.14%) SDLC
10 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.57%) Regression Testing
10 2 (3.57%) SOA
10 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (58.93%) C++
3 20 (35.71%) C#
4 19 (33.93%) Python
5 11 (19.64%) MATLAB
6 10 (17.86%) C
7 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.36%) SQL
8 2 (3.57%) Scala
9 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (53.57%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 8 (14.29%) PhD
4 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Google
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