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 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 568 572 543
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 68 94 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 66 94 68
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,000 £102,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 £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 31 July 2015.

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 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
Hounslow - 9 £47,500 -
City of London +22 8 £62,500 +2.04% 3
Brentford - 1 £67,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £27,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £47,500 -
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 151 (100.00%) Java
2 125 (82.78%) Software Engineering
3 82 (54.30%) Spring
4 75 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (35.76%) TDD
6 53 (35.10%) SQL
7 52 (34.44%) Hibernate
8 51 (33.77%) J2EE
9 48 (31.79%) Finance
10 41 (27.15%) E-Commerce
11 32 (21.19%) Scrum
12 30 (19.87%) JavaScript
12 30 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (19.21%) JUnit
14 28 (18.54%) UNIX
14 28 (18.54%) Git (software)
15 27 (17.88%) OO
16 26 (17.22%) Linux
16 26 (17.22%) Multithreading
17 25 (16.56%) MVC
18 24 (15.89%) Internet
18 24 (15.89%) Scala
19 23 (15.23%) Open Source
19 23 (15.23%) BDD
19 23 (15.23%) QA
19 23 (15.23%) Tomcat
19 23 (15.23%) MySQL
19 23 (15.23%) Oracle
19 23 (15.23%) HTML
19 23 (15.23%) REST

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 23 (15.23%) Tomcat
2 16 (10.60%) JBoss
3 9 (5.96%) Apache
4 6 (3.97%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.31%) CMS
5 5 (3.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.65%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.32%) Jetty
7 2 (1.32%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.66%) WordPress
8 1 (0.66%) Liferay
8 1 (0.66%) Node.js
8 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.66%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.66%) Drupal
8 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.96%) SaaS
2 4 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.66%) GitHub
4 1 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.89%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) ATM
2 1 (0.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.23%) MySQL
2 22 (14.57%) MongoDB
3 14 (9.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (9.27%) Relational Database
4 12 (7.95%) Big Data
5 9 (5.96%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.30%) RDBMS
7 7 (4.64%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.64%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.31%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.65%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.99%) Redis
11 1 (0.66%) DB2
11 1 (0.66%) Informix
11 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.66%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.66%) NewSQL
11 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.66%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 29 (19.21%) JUnit
2 28 (18.54%) Git (software)
3 22 (14.57%) Jenkins
4 17 (11.26%) Maven
5 15 (9.93%) Selenium
6 14 (9.27%) JIRA
6 14 (9.27%) SoapUI
6 14 (9.27%) JBehave
6 14 (9.27%) WebDriver
6 14 (9.27%) Cucumber
6 14 (9.27%) TestNG
7 10 (6.62%) Hudson
8 9 (5.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (5.30%) Subversion
10 7 (4.64%) Eclipse
11 6 (3.97%) Ant
12 4 (2.65%) Android Studio
13 1 (0.66%) Apache Ivy
13 1 (0.66%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.66%) Mercurial
General
1 48 (31.79%) Finance
2 14 (9.27%) Retail
3 13 (8.61%) Banking
4 12 (7.95%) Financial Institution
5 8 (5.30%) Back Office
6 6 (3.97%) Games
7 4 (2.65%) Front Office
8 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.99%) Legal
8 3 (1.99%) Publishing
9 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.66%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.66%) Advertising
9 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (54.30%) Spring
2 52 (34.44%) Hibernate
3 51 (33.77%) J2EE
4 23 (15.23%) HTML
4 23 (15.23%) REST
5 21 (13.91%) Web Services
6 20 (13.25%) jQuery
7 15 (9.93%) RESTful
7 15 (9.93%) CSS
8 14 (9.27%) JSP
9 13 (8.61%) SOAP
10 12 (7.95%) Ajax
11 11 (7.28%) JSON
11 11 (7.28%) JMS
11 11 (7.28%) Drools
12 10 (6.62%) XML
13 9 (5.96%) J2SE
13 9 (5.96%) Struts
14 8 (5.30%) .NET
14 8 (5.30%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.93%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.95%) Mathematics
2 12 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.28%) Derivative
4 9 (5.96%) Equities
5 8 (5.30%) Credit Derivative
5 8 (5.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (5.30%) Equity Derivative
5 8 (5.30%) Fixed Income
5 8 (5.30%) Credit Risk
5 8 (5.30%) Data Structures
5 8 (5.30%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.65%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.99%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.99%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.32%) RIA
8 2 (1.32%) Online Games
8 2 (1.32%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (1.32%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.32%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.54%) UNIX
2 26 (17.22%) Linux
3 10 (6.62%) Windows
4 6 (3.97%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (82.78%) Software Engineering
2 75 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (35.76%) TDD
4 41 (27.15%) E-Commerce
5 32 (21.19%) Scrum
6 30 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (17.88%) OO
8 26 (17.22%) Multithreading
9 25 (16.56%) MVC
10 23 (15.23%) Open Source
10 23 (15.23%) BDD
11 22 (14.57%) OOP
12 19 (12.58%) Waterfall
13 14 (9.27%) Feature Driven Development
13 14 (9.27%) V-Model
13 14 (9.27%) ATDD
13 14 (9.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (9.27%) Software Testing
13 14 (9.27%) SDLC
14 13 (8.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 151 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (35.10%) SQL
3 30 (19.87%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.89%) Scala
5 20 (13.25%) C++
6 18 (11.92%) Python
6 18 (11.92%) C#
7 16 (10.60%) Groovy
8 10 (6.62%) Ruby
9 9 (5.96%) Perl
10 8 (5.30%) PHP
11 7 (4.64%) C
12 5 (3.31%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.99%) Clojure
14 2 (1.32%) OCaml
14 2 (1.32%) F#
14 2 (1.32%) Haskell
14 2 (1.32%) Erlang
14 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (12.58%) Degree
2 9 (5.96%) ISEB
3 4 (2.65%) PhD
4 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.23%) QA
2 11 (7.28%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (5.30%) EMIR
4 2 (1.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.64%) Nagios
2 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (15.23%) Oracle
2 14 (9.27%) IBM
3 7 (4.64%) Splunk
4 4 (2.65%) Demandware
4 4 (2.65%) ATG
4 4 (2.65%) hybris
5 3 (1.99%) Sencha
6 2 (1.32%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.66%) Remedy
7 1 (0.66%) Sybase
7 1 (0.66%) Adobe
7 1 (0.66%) HP
7 1 (0.66%) EMC
7 1 (0.66%) Perforce
7 1 (0.66%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.66%) Google
7 1 (0.66%) Facebook
7 1 (0.66%) Twitter
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Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum base.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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