The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 233 296 330
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 33 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.33% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 17
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £62,450 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -0.60%
Java Software 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
6735 10104 11869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6074 8571 10011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java Software 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 Software Engineer across the City of London region.

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Java
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (48.15%) TDD
4 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 22 (40.74%) NoSQL
6 18 (33.33%) SQL
7 17 (31.48%) Oracle
7 17 (31.48%) OO
7 17 (31.48%) Spring
7 17 (31.48%) Hadoop
8 15 (27.78%) Node.js
9 14 (25.93%) HTML
10 13 (24.07%) MVC
10 13 (24.07%) Open Source
11 12 (22.22%) Scala
11 12 (22.22%) BDD
11 12 (22.22%) Big Data
11 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (22.22%) JUnit
11 12 (22.22%) MySQL
12 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
12 11 (20.37%) Maven
12 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
12 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
13 10 (18.52%) Build Automation
13 10 (18.52%) Mockito
13 10 (18.52%) jMock
13 10 (18.52%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (27.78%) Node.js
2 8 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (11.11%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (9.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.85%) Heroku
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) NoSQL
2 17 (31.48%) Hadoop
3 12 (22.22%) Big Data
3 12 (22.22%) MySQL
4 8 (14.81%) Couchbase
5 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.85%) HBase
6 1 (1.85%) Impala
6 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) Spark SQL
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) JUnit
2 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
2 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.37%) Maven
3 10 (18.52%) jMock
3 10 (18.52%) Mockito
4 6 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.70%) Hudson
6 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.85%) Ant
7 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Advertising
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Front Office
4 2 (3.70%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) Spring
2 14 (25.93%) HTML
3 9 (16.67%) Web Services
4 7 (12.96%) J2EE
4 7 (12.96%) JSP
4 7 (12.96%) JSTL
4 7 (12.96%) Spring MVC
5 6 (11.11%) REST
5 6 (11.11%) RESTful
5 6 (11.11%) Servlets
6 5 (9.26%) Play Framework
7 4 (7.41%) CSS
8 3 (5.56%) SOAP
9 2 (3.70%) .NET
9 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.70%) Struts
9 2 (3.70%) XML
10 1 (1.85%) Guava
10 1 (1.85%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.56%) Fintech
4 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.56%) Physics
5 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.70%) EMV
5 2 (3.70%) EPoS
6 1 (1.85%) Bitcoin
6 1 (1.85%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.85%) Cryptocurrency
6 1 (1.85%) Derivative
6 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Unix
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (48.15%) TDD
4 17 (31.48%) OO
5 13 (24.07%) MVC
5 13 (24.07%) Open Source
6 12 (22.22%) BDD
6 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (18.52%) Build Automation
7 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.41%) CRM
9 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
9 4 (7.41%) Scrum
10 3 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (5.56%) High Availability
10 3 (5.56%) OOD
10 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 18 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (22.22%) Scala
5 10 (18.52%) C#
6 8 (14.81%) Python
7 5 (9.26%) Clojure
7 5 (9.26%) Ruby
8 3 (5.56%) Erlang
8 3 (5.56%) Haskell
9 2 (3.70%) Go
9 2 (3.70%) SOQL
9 2 (3.70%) SOSL
9 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.85%) C++
10 1 (1.85%) F#
10 1 (1.85%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.85%) OCaml
10 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) HDFS
2 2 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (5.56%) Mesos
3 1 (1.85%) Ansible
3 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Oracle
2 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.85%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.85%) Google
3 1 (1.85%) Sybase
3 1 (1.85%) Talend
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