The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Engineer
Rank 311 304 321
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 7 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.25% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.27% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 11
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £100,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £47,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +15.15%
Java Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9724 11522 11194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.57% 92.46% 93.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8361 9663 9804
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the City of London region.

Java Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) Web Services
4 16 (69.57%) J2EE
5 13 (56.52%) Algorithms
6 7 (30.43%) RESTful
7 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
8 4 (17.39%) Spring
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (17.39%) UNIX
8 4 (17.39%) OO
8 4 (17.39%) Python
8 4 (17.39%) OOD
9 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
9 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (13.04%) Go
9 3 (13.04%) HATEOAS
9 3 (13.04%) Docker
9 3 (13.04%) Functional Programming
9 3 (13.04%) Streaming Video
9 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
9 3 (13.04%) Scala
9 3 (13.04%) Load Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
9 3 (13.04%) LXC
10 2 (8.70%) Maven
10 2 (8.70%) Degree
10 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Redis
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) Maven
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) Web Services
2 16 (69.57%) J2EE
3 7 (30.43%) RESTful
4 4 (17.39%) Spring
5 3 (13.04%) HATEOAS
5 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
6 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.35%) Swing
7 1 (4.35%) JDBC
7 1 (4.35%) JSP
7 1 (4.35%) Struts
7 1 (4.35%) JMS
7 1 (4.35%) JAXP
7 1 (4.35%) JMX
7 1 (4.35%) REST
7 1 (4.35%) JSON
7 1 (4.35%) SWT
7 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.04%) Streaming Video
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) OO
2 4 (17.39%) OOD
3 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (13.04%) Functional Programming
3 3 (13.04%) Load Testing
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.35%) BDD
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Go
3 3 (13.04%) Scala
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
1 3 (13.04%) LXC
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Apple
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