The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 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 538 516 517
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 74 120 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 113 94
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £110,000 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Java Software 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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in London

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the London 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
(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 +17 18 £47,500 -24.00% 2
Hammersmith - 5 £55,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £49,000 -
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Java
2 121 (88.32%) Software Engineering
3 72 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (41.61%) SQL
5 53 (38.69%) J2EE
6 50 (36.50%) Linux
7 48 (35.04%) Spring
8 39 (28.47%) TDD
8 39 (28.47%) Oracle
8 39 (28.47%) E-Commerce
9 33 (24.09%) Multithreading
10 31 (22.63%) OO
10 31 (22.63%) XML
10 31 (22.63%) JavaScript
11 30 (21.90%) Web Services
11 30 (21.90%) Scrum
11 30 (21.90%) Maven
12 28 (20.44%) HTML
13 27 (19.71%) CSS
13 27 (19.71%) Hibernate
14 26 (18.98%) UNIX
15 25 (18.25%) Open Source
16 23 (16.79%) Finance
16 23 (16.79%) Degree
16 23 (16.79%) MVC
17 21 (15.33%) MySQL
18 20 (14.60%) Tomcat
19 19 (13.87%) J2SE
20 18 (13.14%) SOAP
20 18 (13.14%) Ajax

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 20 (14.60%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.49%) Apache Solr
3 12 (8.76%) GlassFish
4 11 (8.03%) JBoss
5 7 (5.11%) Jetty
6 6 (4.38%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.92%) Confluence
8 4 (2.92%) CMS
9 3 (2.19%) Apache
9 3 (2.19%) Node.js
10 2 (1.46%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.73%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.92%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.41%) Internet
2 10 (7.30%) HTTP
3 6 (4.38%) LDAP
4 2 (1.46%) ATM
4 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.33%) MySQL
2 18 (13.14%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.76%) Big Data
4 10 (7.30%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.57%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.11%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.19%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.46%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.46%) Redis
9 1 (0.73%) Mahout
9 1 (0.73%) OLAP
9 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.73%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 30 (21.90%) Maven
2 15 (10.95%) Eclipse
3 14 (10.22%) Git (software)
4 10 (7.30%) Ant
4 10 (7.30%) JUnit
4 10 (7.30%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.11%) VisualVM
5 7 (5.11%) JIRA
6 4 (2.92%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.92%) Hudson
7 3 (2.19%) Subversion
7 3 (2.19%) Selenium
7 3 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.46%) TestNG
8 2 (1.46%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.46%) Gradle
8 2 (1.46%) JBehave
8 2 (1.46%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.46%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.46%) FishEye
General
1 23 (16.79%) Finance
2 9 (6.57%) Games
3 6 (4.38%) Banking
3 6 (4.38%) Aerospace
3 6 (4.38%) Automotive
3 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.65%) Publishing
5 4 (2.92%) Advertising
5 4 (2.92%) Retail
5 4 (2.92%) Marketing
6 3 (2.19%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.46%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (38.69%) J2EE
2 48 (35.04%) Spring
3 31 (22.63%) XML
4 30 (21.90%) Web Services
5 28 (20.44%) HTML
6 27 (19.71%) CSS
6 27 (19.71%) Hibernate
7 19 (13.87%) J2SE
8 18 (13.14%) Ajax
8 18 (13.14%) SOAP
9 17 (12.41%) JDBC
9 17 (12.41%) RESTful
10 13 (9.49%) JSP
10 13 (9.49%) XSL
11 12 (8.76%) Java EE
12 11 (8.03%) JSON
12 11 (8.03%) Lucene
13 10 (7.30%) REST
14 9 (6.57%) XSLT
14 9 (6.57%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.25%) Open Source
2 15 (10.95%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.76%) Client/Server
4 11 (8.03%) Mobile App
5 10 (7.30%) Mathematics
6 7 (5.11%) Physics
7 5 (3.65%) Graphic Design
7 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.92%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.92%) Social Media
8 4 (2.92%) Grid Computing
9 3 (2.19%) Hedge funds
9 3 (2.19%) Online Games
9 3 (2.19%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.19%) User Experience
9 3 (2.19%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.46%) Equities
10 2 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.46%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 50 (36.50%) Linux
2 26 (18.98%) UNIX
3 6 (4.38%) Android
4 4 (2.92%) Windows
5 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (88.32%) Software Engineering
2 72 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (28.47%) TDD
3 39 (28.47%) E-Commerce
4 33 (24.09%) Multithreading
5 31 (22.63%) OO
6 30 (21.90%) Scrum
7 23 (16.79%) MVC
8 18 (13.14%) OOP
9 14 (10.22%) Mentoring
10 10 (7.30%) Analytics
11 9 (6.57%) SOA
12 8 (5.84%) Data Modelling
12 8 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (5.11%) Performance Testing
14 6 (4.38%) Dependency Injection
14 6 (4.38%) Waterfall
14 6 (4.38%) Low Latency
15 5 (3.65%) BDD
16 4 (2.92%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 137 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (41.61%) SQL
3 31 (22.63%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.14%) Bash Shell
5 13 (9.49%) C++
6 12 (8.76%) C#
7 9 (6.57%) PL/SQL
7 9 (6.57%) Python
7 9 (6.57%) Scala
8 6 (4.38%) Groovy
9 5 (3.65%) Ruby
9 5 (3.65%) Perl
10 3 (2.19%) PHP
10 3 (2.19%) Golang
11 2 (1.46%) XPath
11 2 (1.46%) Erlang
11 2 (1.46%) XQuery
12 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (16.79%) Degree
2 5 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.46%) PhD
4 1 (0.73%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (7.30%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.92%) Puppet
3 3 (2.19%) Nagios
3 3 (2.19%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.73%) Oozie
Vendors
1 39 (28.47%) Oracle
2 15 (10.95%) Google
3 4 (2.92%) Sybase
3 4 (2.92%) IBM
3 4 (2.92%) Endeca
4 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.46%) Perforce
5 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.46%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.73%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.73%) Informatica
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