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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 642 549 568
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 226 334 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.34% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 215 302 285
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 -22 74 £55,000 -12.00% 2
South East +18 58 £35,000 -36.36% 1
East of England -29 31 £43,000 +1.17% 3
South West -31 25 £37,500 - 3
West Midlands +4 13 £37,500 -28.57%
North West -24 12 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -37 12 £40,000 -11.11%
Java Software Engineer
UK

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 491 (100.00%) Java
2 471 (95.93%) Software Engineering
3 239 (48.68%) Spring
4 236 (48.07%) Agile Software Development
5 211 (42.97%) J2EE
6 187 (38.09%) SQL
7 176 (35.85%) Linux
8 162 (32.99%) Degree
9 152 (30.96%) Oracle
10 146 (29.74%) HTML
11 137 (27.90%) XML
12 135 (27.49%) Web Services
13 131 (26.68%) JavaScript
14 129 (26.27%) OO
15 120 (24.44%) Computer Science
16 119 (24.24%) TDD
17 110 (22.40%) Hibernate
18 106 (21.59%) UNIX
19 104 (21.18%) Scrum
20 96 (19.55%) Eclipse
21 90 (18.33%) Maven
22 85 (17.31%) MVC
23 84 (17.11%) Multithreading
24 81 (16.50%) JSP
25 79 (16.09%) Java EE
26 75 (15.27%) RESTful
26 75 (15.27%) CSS
27 74 (15.07%) Finance
28 72 (14.66%) Servlets
28 72 (14.66%) JBoss

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 72 (14.66%) JBoss
2 69 (14.05%) Tomcat
3 60 (12.22%) WebSphere
4 44 (8.96%) WebLogic
5 43 (8.76%) Apache
6 18 (3.67%) Apache ServiceMix
7 15 (3.05%) GlassFish
7 15 (3.05%) Node.js
8 13 (2.65%) Apache Solr
9 9 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.43%) Jetty
10 7 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.22%) Confluence
12 4 (0.81%) CMS
13 3 (0.61%) Liferay
14 2 (0.41%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
15 1 (0.20%) Moodle
15 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.20%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.44%) SaaS
2 6 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.02%) Force.com
4 4 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.81%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.72%) HTTP
2 31 (6.31%) Internet
3 16 (3.26%) LDAP
4 10 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.81%) VoIP
5 4 (0.81%) PSTN
6 2 (0.41%) ATM
7 1 (0.20%) SDH
7 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.20%) FTP
7 1 (0.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.22%) MySQL
2 57 (11.61%) SQL Server
3 51 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
4 48 (9.78%) Relational Database
5 44 (8.96%) Big Data
6 34 (6.92%) DB2
7 31 (6.31%) NoSQL
8 24 (4.89%) RDBMS
9 12 (2.44%) Hadoop
10 11 (2.24%) MongoDB
11 9 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.43%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.61%) SQLite
13 3 (0.61%) Redis
14 2 (0.41%) MarkLogic
14 2 (0.41%) Apache Accumulo
14 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.41%) Apache Hive
15 1 (0.20%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 96 (19.55%) Eclipse
2 90 (18.33%) Maven
3 67 (13.65%) JUnit
4 53 (10.79%) Jenkins
5 49 (9.98%) Git (software)
6 36 (7.33%) Subversion
7 35 (7.13%) Ant
8 31 (6.31%) Eclipse RCP
9 23 (4.68%) JIRA
10 16 (3.26%) Hudson
11 11 (2.24%) SoapUI
11 11 (2.24%) Selenium
12 10 (2.04%) Gradle
13 8 (1.63%) MyEclipse
14 7 (1.43%) VisualVM
15 5 (1.02%) Cucumber
15 5 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (0.81%) Visual Studio
16 4 (0.81%) Gerrit
17 3 (0.61%) Mockito
General
1 74 (15.07%) Finance
2 38 (7.74%) Banking
3 37 (7.54%) French Language
4 22 (4.48%) Retail
5 15 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.85%) Games
7 8 (1.63%) Marketing
8 7 (1.43%) Publishing
9 6 (1.22%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.22%) Automotive
10 5 (1.02%) Advertising
11 4 (0.81%) Electronics
12 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.61%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.41%) Front Office
14 1 (0.20%) German Language
14 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (48.68%) Spring
2 211 (42.97%) J2EE
3 146 (29.74%) HTML
4 137 (27.90%) XML
5 135 (27.49%) Web Services
6 110 (22.40%) Hibernate
7 81 (16.50%) JSP
8 79 (16.09%) Java EE
9 75 (15.27%) RESTful
9 75 (15.27%) CSS
10 72 (14.66%) Servlets
11 71 (14.46%) SOAP
12 55 (11.20%) Ajax
13 50 (10.18%) Spring MVC
13 50 (10.18%) REST
14 42 (8.55%) Struts
15 41 (8.35%) XSLT
15 41 (8.35%) JMS
16 37 (7.54%) JDBC
17 33 (6.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 120 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 67 (13.65%) Enterprise Software
3 66 (13.44%) Open Source
4 39 (7.94%) Algorithms
5 30 (6.11%) Client/Server
6 23 (4.68%) Inversion of Control
7 19 (3.87%) Mathematics
8 18 (3.67%) N-Tier
8 18 (3.67%) SWIFT
9 17 (3.46%) Mobile App
10 11 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (2.04%) Physics
12 8 (1.63%) RIA
13 6 (1.22%) GIS
13 6 (1.22%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.02%) Graphic Design
15 4 (0.81%) Grid Computing
15 4 (0.81%) User Experience
15 4 (0.81%) Social Media
16 3 (0.61%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 176 (35.85%) Linux
2 106 (21.59%) UNIX
3 15 (3.05%) Windows
3 15 (3.05%) Android
4 14 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.20%) AIX
7 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 471 (95.93%) Software Engineering
2 236 (48.07%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (26.27%) OO
4 119 (24.24%) TDD
5 104 (21.18%) Scrum
6 85 (17.31%) MVC
7 84 (17.11%) Multithreading
8 67 (13.65%) E-Commerce
9 63 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (11.81%) UML
11 55 (11.20%) Unit Testing
12 35 (7.13%) BDD
13 32 (6.52%) Problem Management
13 32 (6.52%) Web Development
14 31 (6.31%) OOP
15 28 (5.70%) OOA/OOD
16 23 (4.68%) Mentoring
17 15 (3.05%) Integration Testing
18 14 (2.85%) Test Automation
18 14 (2.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 491 (100.00%) Java
2 187 (38.09%) SQL
3 131 (26.68%) JavaScript
4 71 (14.46%) Python
5 68 (13.85%) C#
6 54 (11.00%) C++
7 45 (9.16%) Perl
8 39 (7.94%) C
9 28 (5.70%) Bash Shell
10 18 (3.67%) XPath
11 16 (3.26%) PHP
12 11 (2.24%) PL/SQL
12 11 (2.24%) Scala
13 10 (2.04%) Groovy
14 7 (1.43%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.22%) Ruby
16 5 (1.02%) AspectJ
17 3 (0.61%) XQuery
17 3 (0.61%) Erlang
17 3 (0.61%) Golang
Qualifications
1 162 (32.99%) Degree
2 11 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.02%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.61%) PhD
5 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.30%) QA
2 10 (2.04%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.02%) Puppet
3 4 (0.81%) Hyperic
4 3 (0.61%) Nagios
4 3 (0.61%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.20%) Oozie
Vendors
1 152 (30.96%) Oracle
2 33 (6.72%) Google
3 24 (4.89%) IBM
4 20 (4.07%) VMware
5 15 (3.05%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.63%) Adobe
7 5 (1.02%) Sybase
8 4 (0.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (0.81%) Endeca
8 4 (0.81%) hybris
9 3 (0.61%) SAP
9 3 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.41%) CA
10 2 (0.41%) Informatica
10 2 (0.41%) Perforce
10 2 (0.41%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.20%) Coverity
11 1 (0.20%) Blackboard
11 1 (0.20%) Zend
11 1 (0.20%) Cramer
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