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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Engineer
Rank 299 292 308
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 12 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.20% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.22% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 1
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +116.66%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
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
9709 9642 10177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.32% 92.83% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8327 8159 9135
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (100.00%) Java
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (73.68%) Web Services
3 23 (60.53%) J2EE
4 18 (47.37%) Algorithms
5 14 (36.84%) TDD
5 14 (36.84%) Scrum
5 14 (36.84%) Grails
6 11 (28.95%) Spring
7 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
8 9 (23.68%) Visualisation
8 9 (23.68%) HTML
8 9 (23.68%) Finance
8 9 (23.68%) CSS
9 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.05%) Banking
9 8 (21.05%) Big Data
10 6 (15.79%) LAMP
10 6 (15.79%) Sony
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.79%) Open Source
10 6 (15.79%) Ruby
11 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
12 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
12 3 (7.89%) Scala
12 3 (7.89%) SaaS
12 3 (7.89%) Hudson
12 3 (7.89%) OO
12 3 (7.89%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) GitHub
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Big Data
2 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.89%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.63%) HBase
5 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Hudson
1 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
2 1 (2.63%) Maven
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Mockito
2 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) Web Services
2 23 (60.53%) J2EE
3 14 (36.84%) Grails
4 11 (28.95%) Spring
5 9 (23.68%) HTML
5 9 (23.68%) CSS
6 6 (15.79%) LAMP
7 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.63%) Swing
8 1 (2.63%) SOAP
8 1 (2.63%) Struts
8 1 (2.63%) SWT
8 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.63%) HTML5
8 1 (2.63%) REST
8 1 (2.63%) CSS3
8 1 (2.63%) Google Closure
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Algorithms
2 9 (23.68%) Visualisation
3 6 (15.79%) Open Source
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
1 1 (2.63%) Android
1 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) TDD
2 14 (36.84%) Scrum
3 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.89%) OO
6 2 (5.26%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.26%) Logistics
6 2 (5.26%) Release Management
6 2 (5.26%) Data Privacy
7 1 (2.63%) Test Planning
7 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.63%) Coaching
7 1 (2.63%) Microservices
7 1 (2.63%) Web Development
7 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.63%) BDD
7 1 (2.63%) MapReduce
7 1 (2.63%) Analytics
7 1 (2.63%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) Ruby
4 3 (7.89%) Scala
5 2 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.79%) Sony
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Google