The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Engineer
Rank 571 575 632
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 66 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.071% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.076% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 59 30 10
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £75,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.44%
Java Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42908 41018 46961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.55% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35852 34457 40696
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Java Engineer Salary Trend in London

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Java Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
(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
City of London +25 31 £52,500 -19.23% 5
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Java
2 115 (93.50%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (62.60%) Web Services
4 73 (59.35%) TDD
5 71 (57.72%) Spring
6 58 (47.15%) Scrum
7 45 (36.59%) Software Engineering
8 44 (35.77%) Hibernate
9 43 (34.96%) J2EE
10 40 (32.52%) HTML
11 36 (29.27%) JavaScript
11 36 (29.27%) REST
12 33 (26.83%) Finance
13 30 (24.39%) SOA
13 30 (24.39%) MySQL
14 28 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (21.95%) Grails
15 27 (21.95%) CSS
16 26 (21.14%) NoSQL
17 25 (20.33%) Multithreading
18 24 (19.51%) OO
18 24 (19.51%) JMS
18 24 (19.51%) Banking
19 23 (18.70%) E-Commerce
20 22 (17.89%) RESTful
20 22 (17.89%) MongoDB
21 19 (15.45%) ActiveMQ
21 19 (15.45%) Linux
22 17 (13.82%) Retail
22 17 (13.82%) QA

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (10.57%) Apache
1 13 (10.57%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.50%) CMS
3 1 (0.81%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) SaaS
2 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) SNMP
2 5 (4.07%) SMS
3 2 (1.63%) HTTP
4 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.81%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.39%) MySQL
2 26 (21.14%) NoSQL
3 22 (17.89%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.13%) Big Data
5 9 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.44%) Mahout
9 2 (1.63%) HBase
9 2 (1.63%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 16 (13.01%) Jenkins
1 16 (13.01%) JUnit
2 13 (10.57%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.32%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.88%) Mockito
5 5 (4.07%) Maven
5 5 (4.07%) Hudson
6 4 (3.25%) Redmine
6 4 (3.25%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.25%) Subversion
6 4 (3.25%) Bugzilla
6 4 (3.25%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.44%) Ant
8 2 (1.63%) TestNG
9 1 (0.81%) Gradle
General
1 33 (26.83%) Finance
2 24 (19.51%) Banking
3 17 (13.82%) Retail
4 9 (7.32%) Marketing
5 5 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.25%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.25%) Legal
7 3 (2.44%) Law
8 1 (0.81%) Front Office
8 1 (0.81%) Publishing
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (62.60%) Web Services
2 71 (57.72%) Spring
3 44 (35.77%) Hibernate
4 43 (34.96%) J2EE
5 40 (32.52%) HTML
6 36 (29.27%) REST
7 27 (21.95%) Grails
7 27 (21.95%) CSS
8 24 (19.51%) JMS
9 22 (17.89%) RESTful
10 19 (15.45%) ActiveMQ
11 15 (12.20%) XML
12 14 (11.38%) JSP
13 13 (10.57%) Servlets
13 13 (10.57%) Ajax
14 12 (9.76%) SOAP
15 11 (8.94%) FreeMarker
15 11 (8.94%) RabbitMQ
16 10 (8.13%) Velocity
16 10 (8.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Visualisation
2 13 (10.57%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.32%) User Experience
4 6 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.88%) Open Source
5 2 (1.63%) Kindle
5 2 (1.63%) Social Network
5 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.81%) Streaming Media
6 1 (0.81%) Statistics
6 1 (0.81%) Physics
6 1 (0.81%) Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.81%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.45%) Linux
2 9 (7.32%) UNIX
3 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (93.50%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (59.35%) TDD
3 58 (47.15%) Scrum
4 45 (36.59%) Software Engineering
5 30 (24.39%) SOA
6 28 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (20.33%) Multithreading
8 24 (19.51%) OO
9 23 (18.70%) E-Commerce
10 12 (9.76%) BDD
11 10 (8.13%) B2B
11 10 (8.13%) OOD
12 9 (7.32%) Business Development
12 9 (7.32%) Pair Programming
12 9 (7.32%) User Experience Design
13 8 (6.50%) MVC
13 8 (6.50%) E-business
14 7 (5.69%) UML
14 7 (5.69%) User Stories
15 6 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 123 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 17 (13.82%) Ruby
4 15 (12.20%) Scala
5 13 (10.57%) SQL
6 6 (4.88%) Groovy
7 2 (1.63%) Haskell
7 2 (1.63%) Erlang
7 2 (1.63%) C
8 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (13.01%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.82%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) Oracle
2 13 (10.57%) JBoss
3 5 (4.07%) Sony
4 4 (3.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.81%) Apple
5 1 (0.81%) Google
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