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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Engineer
Rank 560 559 588
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 66 71 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.15% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 39 62 32
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £69,400 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -23.07%
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
41596 43445 41197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35513 36298 34581
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
City of London -1 12 £70,000 +36.58%
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (48.82%) Spring
4 55 (43.31%) TDD
5 45 (35.43%) Finance
6 33 (25.98%) Hadoop
7 31 (24.41%) NoSQL
7 31 (24.41%) JUnit
7 31 (24.41%) Web Services
8 30 (23.62%) Tomcat
9 27 (21.26%) Elasticsearch
10 26 (20.47%) Mockito
11 25 (19.69%) RESTful
11 25 (19.69%) Multithreading
11 25 (19.69%) Git (software)
12 24 (18.90%) E-Commerce
13 23 (18.11%) JMS
14 22 (17.32%) BDD
14 22 (17.32%) Jenkins
15 21 (16.54%) J2EE
15 21 (16.54%) Risk Management
16 20 (15.75%) Hibernate
17 18 (14.17%) REST
17 18 (14.17%) Domain-Driven Design
18 17 (13.39%) Mentoring
18 17 (13.39%) Maven
19 16 (12.60%) MVC
20 15 (11.81%) Spring MVC
20 15 (11.81%) Guice
20 15 (11.81%) Inversion of Control

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 30 (23.62%) Tomcat
2 27 (21.26%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (10.24%) Apache Solr
4 10 (7.87%) Apache
5 6 (4.72%) JBoss
6 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.15%) Mule
7 2 (1.57%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.30%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) SNMP
2 3 (2.36%) Internet
3 2 (1.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.98%) Hadoop
2 31 (24.41%) NoSQL
3 15 (11.81%) MongoDB
4 14 (11.02%) Apache Hive
4 14 (11.02%) MarkLogic
5 13 (10.24%) MySQL
6 11 (8.66%) Big Data
7 10 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (7.87%) Redis
8 8 (6.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (6.30%) HBase
9 5 (3.94%) SQL Server
10 4 (3.15%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (24.41%) JUnit
2 26 (20.47%) Mockito
3 25 (19.69%) Git (software)
4 22 (17.32%) Jenkins
5 17 (13.39%) Maven
6 13 (10.24%) TestNG
7 10 (7.87%) WebDriver
8 9 (7.09%) Liquibase
9 5 (3.94%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.57%) Ant
10 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.79%) JMeter
11 1 (0.79%) Xcode
11 1 (0.79%) Selenium
11 1 (0.79%) jMock
11 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.79%) Calabash
11 1 (0.79%) eggPlant
11 1 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.79%) Appium
General
1 45 (35.43%) Finance
2 14 (11.02%) Publishing
2 14 (11.02%) Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Retail
4 7 (5.51%) Law
5 6 (4.72%) Games
6 5 (3.94%) Front Office
7 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (48.82%) Spring
2 31 (24.41%) Web Services
3 25 (19.69%) RESTful
4 23 (18.11%) JMS
5 21 (16.54%) J2EE
6 20 (15.75%) Hibernate
7 18 (14.17%) REST
8 15 (11.81%) Guice
8 15 (11.81%) Spring MVC
9 14 (11.02%) Lucene
10 13 (10.24%) JAX-RS
11 11 (8.66%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (8.66%) Apache Camel
12 10 (7.87%) JSP
12 10 (7.87%) JSON
13 9 (7.09%) FreeMarker
13 9 (7.09%) HTML
13 9 (7.09%) Ehcache
13 9 (7.09%) Memcached
14 7 (5.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.81%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (11.02%) Algorithms
3 13 (10.24%) Semantic Web
4 8 (6.30%) Taxonomies
4 8 (6.30%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.36%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.57%) PKI
7 2 (1.57%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.57%) User Experience
8 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.79%) Fedwire
8 1 (0.79%) Social Gaming
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.79%) Equities
8 1 (0.79%) Tandem
8 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.87%) Linux
2 9 (7.09%) UNIX
3 4 (3.15%) Windows
3 4 (3.15%) Android
3 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.79%) CentOS
5 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (43.31%) TDD
3 25 (19.69%) Multithreading
4 24 (18.90%) E-Commerce
5 22 (17.32%) BDD
6 21 (16.54%) Risk Management
7 18 (14.17%) Domain-Driven Design
8 17 (13.39%) Mentoring
9 16 (12.60%) MVC
10 11 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.87%) Scrum
11 10 (7.87%) OO
11 10 (7.87%) Low Latency
12 9 (7.09%) Microservices
12 9 (7.09%) SOA
13 8 (6.30%) Project Management
13 8 (6.30%) Functional Programming
14 7 (5.51%) Open Source
14 7 (5.51%) Pair Programming
15 6 (4.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 127 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (11.02%) SQL
3 12 (9.45%) Scala
4 11 (8.66%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.72%) Python
6 4 (3.15%) Ruby
6 4 (3.15%) Haskell
6 4 (3.15%) Erlang
7 3 (2.36%) Go
8 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.57%) PHP
9 1 (0.79%) C
9 1 (0.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (6.30%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Docker
2 4 (3.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.36%) LXC
Systems Management
1 9 (7.09%) Apache Shiro
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (4.72%) Oracle
2 5 (3.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.15%) Remedy
4 2 (1.57%) Yahoo!
4 2 (1.57%) Google
5 1 (0.79%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.79%) Apple
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