The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Engineer
Rank 789 777 846
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 93 53 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.052% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.056% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 76 49 38
Average salary £51,250 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.86% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £63,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +34.21%
Java Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Java Engineer Salary Trend in England

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Java Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 71 £55,000 -4.34% 10
South East -29 11 £50,000 -25.92% 3
East of England -2 8 £43,750 +34.61% 1
South West -7 2 £47,500 +15.15%
North West - 1 £26,000 -
Java Engineer
UK

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 179 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (51.96%) Spring
3 90 (50.28%) Web Services
4 86 (48.04%) TDD
5 78 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (43.02%) Software Engineering
7 64 (35.75%) Scrum
8 62 (34.64%) J2EE
9 55 (30.73%) Hibernate
10 52 (29.05%) JavaScript
11 50 (27.93%) HTML
12 47 (26.26%) OO
13 44 (24.58%) Finance
14 42 (23.46%) REST
15 39 (21.79%) MySQL
16 36 (20.11%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (18.99%) SQL
17 34 (18.99%) SOA
18 31 (17.32%) NoSQL
19 30 (16.76%) Degree
19 30 (16.76%) Oracle
20 29 (16.20%) MongoDB
21 28 (15.64%) CSS
22 27 (15.08%) JSP
22 27 (15.08%) Banking
23 26 (14.53%) Servlets
23 26 (14.53%) Linux
24 25 (13.97%) RESTful
24 25 (13.97%) Computer Science
24 25 (13.97%) Grails

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 20 (11.17%) Tomcat
2 16 (8.94%) Apache
3 8 (4.47%) CMS
4 5 (2.79%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.68%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.56%) Jetty
6 1 (0.56%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.03%) SaaS
2 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.47%) SNMP
2 5 (2.79%) SMS
3 3 (1.68%) Internet
4 2 (1.12%) HTTP
5 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.79%) MySQL
2 31 (17.32%) NoSQL
3 29 (16.20%) MongoDB
4 17 (9.50%) Big Data
5 12 (6.70%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (6.15%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.79%) Mahout
7 5 (2.79%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.56%) HBase
Development Applications
1 21 (11.73%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.06%) JUnit
2 18 (10.06%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.59%) Cucumber
3 10 (5.59%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.35%) Maven
5 5 (2.79%) Hudson
5 5 (2.79%) Mockito
6 4 (2.23%) Redmine
6 4 (2.23%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.23%) Bugzilla
6 4 (2.23%) Subversion
7 3 (1.68%) Ant
8 2 (1.12%) TestNG
9 1 (0.56%) Gradle
General
1 44 (24.58%) Finance
2 27 (15.08%) Banking
3 16 (8.94%) Retail
4 10 (5.59%) Marketing
5 9 (5.03%) Legal
6 6 (3.35%) Publishing
7 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.23%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.23%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Front Office
9 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (51.96%) Spring
2 90 (50.28%) Web Services
3 62 (34.64%) J2EE
4 55 (30.73%) Hibernate
5 50 (27.93%) HTML
6 42 (23.46%) REST
7 28 (15.64%) CSS
8 27 (15.08%) JSP
9 26 (14.53%) Servlets
10 25 (13.97%) Grails
10 25 (13.97%) RESTful
11 24 (13.41%) ActiveMQ
12 23 (12.85%) JMS
12 23 (12.85%) XML
13 15 (8.38%) Ajax
14 14 (7.82%) FreeMarker
15 13 (7.26%) Velocity
16 12 (6.70%) jQuery
16 12 (6.70%) RabbitMQ
17 11 (6.15%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.97%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.61%) Mobile App
3 17 (9.50%) Visualisation
4 9 (5.03%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.79%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.23%) Open Source
7 4 (2.23%) Social Network
7 4 (2.23%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.12%) Kindle
8 2 (1.12%) Physics
9 1 (0.56%) Wiki
9 1 (0.56%) Clustering
9 1 (0.56%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.56%) Statistics
9 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.56%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.53%) Linux
2 23 (12.85%) UNIX
3 3 (1.68%) Solaris
4 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (48.04%) TDD
2 78 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (43.02%) Software Engineering
4 64 (35.75%) Scrum
5 47 (26.26%) OO
6 36 (20.11%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (18.99%) SOA
8 25 (13.97%) Multithreading
9 22 (12.29%) E-Commerce
10 19 (10.61%) BDD
11 13 (7.26%) MVC
12 12 (6.70%) OOD
13 11 (6.15%) Pair Programming
14 10 (5.59%) Business Development
14 10 (5.59%) User Experience Design
15 8 (4.47%) E-business
15 8 (4.47%) B2B
16 7 (3.91%) UML
16 7 (3.91%) User Stories
17 6 (3.35%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 179 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (29.05%) JavaScript
3 34 (18.99%) SQL
4 16 (8.94%) Ruby
5 14 (7.82%) Scala
6 11 (6.15%) C
7 8 (4.47%) C++
7 8 (4.47%) Groovy
8 5 (2.79%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.68%) Erlang
10 2 (1.12%) Haskell
10 2 (1.12%) Python
11 1 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (16.76%) Degree
2 4 (2.23%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (2.23%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.23%) HND
3 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.17%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 30 (16.76%) Oracle
2 16 (8.94%) JBoss
3 5 (2.79%) Twitter
4 3 (1.68%) Sun
4 3 (1.68%) Sony
4 3 (1.68%) Google
5 2 (1.12%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.12%) Sybase
6 1 (0.56%) Apple
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