The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 641 617 670
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 242 289 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 219 259 167
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
Java Software 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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in England

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +7 70 £42,500 -12.37% 7
London +4 68 £57,500 +9.52% 14
East of England +16 29 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South West -41 29 £39,000 -13.33% 1
Yorkshire +2 23 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands +2 16 £45,000 +24.13% 1
North West -8 16 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East Midlands - 7 £36,000 -
Java Software Engineer
UK

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 464 (100.00%) Java
2 414 (89.22%) Software Engineering
3 258 (55.60%) Agile Software Development
4 236 (50.86%) Spring
5 172 (37.07%) SQL
6 160 (34.48%) JavaScript
7 154 (33.19%) J2EE
8 140 (30.17%) Hibernate
9 129 (27.80%) Degree
10 123 (26.51%) Oracle
11 122 (26.29%) JUnit
12 119 (25.65%) OO
13 117 (25.22%) TDD
14 114 (24.57%) Scrum
14 114 (24.57%) Git (software)
15 108 (23.28%) XML
16 107 (23.06%) MVC
17 103 (22.20%) MySQL
17 103 (22.20%) Computer Science
18 100 (21.55%) jQuery
19 98 (21.12%) HTML
20 97 (20.91%) Web Services
21 96 (20.69%) Linux
22 94 (20.26%) Finance
23 92 (19.83%) Tomcat
24 84 (18.10%) JSON
25 79 (17.03%) OOP
25 79 (17.03%) JSP
25 79 (17.03%) Open Source
26 78 (16.81%) Eclipse

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 92 (19.83%) Tomcat
2 71 (15.30%) JBoss
3 59 (12.72%) WebSphere
4 56 (12.07%) Apache
5 43 (9.27%) WebLogic
6 19 (4.09%) Apache ServiceMix
7 13 (2.80%) Node.js
8 9 (1.94%) Jetty
9 5 (1.08%) CMS
9 5 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.08%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.86%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.65%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.65%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.43%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.22%) Drupal
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (1.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.86%) Doxygen
3 2 (0.43%) MS Office
4 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.22%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.76%) SaaS
2 16 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.65%) GitHub
6 1 (0.22%) HP Helion
6 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.11%) Internet
2 30 (6.47%) HTTP
3 15 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.29%) RFID
5 3 (0.65%) LDAP
6 2 (0.43%) ATM
6 2 (0.43%) SSL
7 1 (0.22%) LTE
7 1 (0.22%) Broadband
7 1 (0.22%) CDMA
7 1 (0.22%) GSM
7 1 (0.22%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (22.20%) MySQL
2 61 (13.15%) SQL Server
3 43 (9.27%) Relational Database
4 34 (7.33%) MongoDB
5 30 (6.47%) RDBMS
6 29 (6.25%) NoSQL
7 22 (4.74%) Big Data
7 22 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (3.23%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (2.59%) JasperReports
11 12 (2.59%) Hadoop
11 12 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.72%) Couchbase
13 7 (1.51%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.86%) CouchDB
15 3 (0.65%) Redis
16 2 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 122 (26.29%) JUnit
2 114 (24.57%) Git (software)
3 78 (16.81%) Eclipse
4 66 (14.22%) Ant
4 66 (14.22%) Maven
5 62 (13.36%) Jenkins
6 57 (12.28%) Subversion
7 47 (10.13%) Selenium
8 40 (8.62%) JIRA
9 23 (4.96%) Cucumber
10 20 (4.31%) Eclipse RCP
11 14 (3.02%) SoapUI
11 14 (3.02%) Hudson
11 14 (3.02%) JBehave
11 14 (3.02%) WebDriver
11 14 (3.02%) TestNG
12 12 (2.59%) CruiseControl
13 9 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.51%) jMock
14 7 (1.51%) NetBeans
General
1 94 (20.26%) Finance
2 42 (9.05%) Telecoms
3 33 (7.11%) Banking
4 32 (6.90%) Retail
5 15 (3.23%) French Language
6 13 (2.80%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.59%) Electronics
7 12 (2.59%) Financial Institution
8 11 (2.37%) Games
9 9 (1.94%) Back Office
10 5 (1.08%) Marketing
11 4 (0.86%) Publishing
11 4 (0.86%) Front Office
12 3 (0.65%) Automotive
12 3 (0.65%) Legal
13 2 (0.43%) Advertising
13 2 (0.43%) Billing
13 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (50.86%) Spring
2 154 (33.19%) J2EE
3 140 (30.17%) Hibernate
4 108 (23.28%) XML
5 100 (21.55%) jQuery
6 98 (21.12%) HTML
7 97 (20.91%) Web Services
8 84 (18.10%) JSON
9 79 (17.03%) JSP
10 70 (15.09%) REST
11 66 (14.22%) Spring MVC
12 63 (13.58%) CSS
13 61 (13.15%) Servlets
14 56 (12.07%) Ajax
14 56 (12.07%) Java EE
15 42 (9.05%) JMS
16 40 (8.62%) RESTful
17 35 (7.54%) SOAP
18 34 (7.33%) HTML5
19 33 (7.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 103 (22.20%) Computer Science
2 32 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (5.17%) Data Structures
3 24 (5.17%) Mathematics
4 22 (4.74%) Inversion of Control
5 18 (3.88%) Algorithms
6 17 (3.66%) SWIFT
6 17 (3.66%) Client/Server
6 17 (3.66%) N-Tier
7 16 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (3.23%) GIS
9 11 (2.37%) Derivative
10 9 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.94%) Equities
11 8 (1.72%) Credit Derivative
11 8 (1.72%) Fixed Income
11 8 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
11 8 (1.72%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.51%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 96 (20.69%) Linux
2 67 (14.44%) UNIX
3 26 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (4.31%) Android
5 15 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 15 (3.23%) Windows
6 2 (0.43%) AIX
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (89.22%) Software Engineering
2 258 (55.60%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (25.65%) OO
4 117 (25.22%) TDD
5 114 (24.57%) Scrum
6 107 (23.06%) MVC
7 79 (17.03%) OOP
7 79 (17.03%) Open Source
8 74 (15.95%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (12.93%) Web Development
10 53 (11.42%) UML
11 51 (10.99%) Unit Testing
12 48 (10.34%) BDD
13 46 (9.91%) E-Commerce
14 42 (9.05%) Multithreading
15 36 (7.76%) SOA
16 34 (7.33%) OOD
17 32 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
18 30 (6.47%) SDLC
19 27 (5.82%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 464 (100.00%) Java
2 172 (37.07%) SQL
3 160 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 47 (10.13%) Python
5 44 (9.48%) C++
6 31 (6.68%) Scala
6 31 (6.68%) Ruby
6 31 (6.68%) C#
7 28 (6.03%) PHP
8 24 (5.17%) C
9 17 (3.66%) Groovy
10 14 (3.02%) Perl
11 6 (1.29%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.29%) Clojure
12 5 (1.08%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.43%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.43%) Haskell
13 2 (0.43%) Erlang
13 2 (0.43%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 129 (27.80%) Degree
2 9 (1.94%) ISEB
2 9 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.08%) PhD
5 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.90%) QA
2 11 (2.37%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (1.72%) EMIR
4 2 (0.43%) WCAG
4 2 (0.43%) DO-178B
System Software
1 18 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.22%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.37%) Nagios
2 7 (1.51%) Puppet
3 6 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.29%) Ansible
4 1 (0.22%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 123 (26.51%) Oracle
2 29 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 26 (5.60%) IBM
4 19 (4.09%) Google
5 18 (3.88%) VMware
6 13 (2.80%) SAP
7 12 (2.59%) Sybase
8 11 (2.37%) Splunk
9 9 (1.94%) BEA
10 7 (1.51%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.86%) Demandware
11 4 (0.86%) hybris
11 4 (0.86%) ATG
12 3 (0.65%) HP
12 3 (0.65%) Microsoft
12 3 (0.65%) Sencha
13 2 (0.43%) Coverity
13 2 (0.43%) Twitter
13 2 (0.43%) EMC
13 2 (0.43%) Intel
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
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Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum base.
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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London
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Salary: 32,000
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
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City, London
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