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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 286 338 297
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 16 4 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.032% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.034% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 28
Average salary £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £63,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (69.39%) J2EE
4 30 (61.22%) Spring
5 25 (51.02%) Software Engineering
6 24 (48.98%) MVC
6 24 (48.98%) Scrum
6 24 (48.98%) OOP
7 20 (40.82%) Finance
8 11 (22.45%) Internet
8 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
9 10 (20.41%) Linux
9 10 (20.41%) SQL
9 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
9 10 (20.41%) Multithreading
10 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
10 9 (18.37%) HTML
10 9 (18.37%) CSS
10 9 (18.37%) UNIX
10 9 (18.37%) TDD
11 8 (16.33%) Banking
11 8 (16.33%) C++
11 8 (16.33%) Analytics
11 8 (16.33%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (16.33%) Grails
12 7 (14.29%) Ajax
12 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (14.29%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (12.24%) CMS
1 6 (12.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.04%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.24%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Redis
4 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.04%) Ant
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Hudson
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Publishing
4 2 (4.08%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (69.39%) J2EE
2 30 (61.22%) Spring
3 9 (18.37%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) CSS
4 8 (16.33%) Grails
5 7 (14.29%) Ajax
5 7 (14.29%) HTML5
6 6 (12.24%) Middleware
6 6 (12.24%) RESTful
6 6 (12.24%) JAX-RS
7 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.08%) JPA
8 2 (4.08%) REST
8 2 (4.08%) JMS
9 1 (2.04%) J2SE
9 1 (2.04%) JSP
9 1 (2.04%) SOAP
9 1 (2.04%) Struts
9 1 (2.04%) Web Services
9 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (14.29%) Social Media
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.08%) Online Games
4 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.04%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.04%) Open Source
4 1 (2.04%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) UNIX
3 7 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) Software Engineering
3 24 (48.98%) MVC
3 24 (48.98%) Scrum
3 24 (48.98%) OOP
4 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
5 10 (20.41%) Multithreading
6 9 (18.37%) TDD
7 8 (16.33%) Analytics
8 7 (14.29%) CRM
8 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 6 (12.24%) OO
9 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.24%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
11 3 (6.12%) BDD
11 3 (6.12%) Functional Programming
12 2 (4.08%) Low Latency
12 2 (4.08%) Pair Programming
13 1 (2.04%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.33%) C++
4 7 (14.29%) C#
5 4 (8.16%) Scala
6 2 (4.08%) Haskell
6 2 (4.08%) Erlang
6 2 (4.08%) OCaml
6 2 (4.08%) F#
6 2 (4.08%) Clojure
6 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) R
7 1 (2.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Informatica