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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 583 556 534
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 55 73 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 96
Average salary £52,500 £82,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £110,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
42800 41894 47402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.58% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35694 35206 40977
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 £32,000
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 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 30 September 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 30 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
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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
City of London +7 7 £60,000 -40.00% 1
Ealing - 2 - -
Clapham - 2 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 2 £42,500 -
Teddington - 1 £37,500 -
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Java
2 154 (94.48%) Software Engineering
3 76 (46.63%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (45.40%) Linux
5 62 (38.04%) SQL
6 60 (36.81%) Oracle
7 52 (31.90%) TDD
7 52 (31.90%) Multithreading
8 46 (28.22%) Spring
8 46 (28.22%) E-Commerce
9 43 (26.38%) Finance
10 41 (25.15%) UNIX
10 41 (25.15%) Web Services
10 41 (25.15%) Degree
11 38 (23.31%) XML
12 37 (22.70%) MySQL
12 37 (22.70%) OO
12 37 (22.70%) Tomcat
13 35 (21.47%) Computer Science
14 31 (19.02%) J2EE
15 29 (17.79%) JavaScript
15 29 (17.79%) HTML
16 27 (16.56%) CSS
16 27 (16.56%) SOAP
16 27 (16.56%) Bash Shell
17 25 (15.34%) Hibernate
18 23 (14.11%) Maven
18 23 (14.11%) J2SE
18 23 (14.11%) Ajax
19 22 (13.50%) XSL

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 37 (22.70%) Tomcat
2 19 (11.66%) Apache Solr
3 15 (9.20%) GlassFish
4 14 (8.59%) Jetty
5 7 (4.29%) Confluence
5 7 (4.29%) Apache Pig
6 5 (3.07%) Apache
7 4 (2.45%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.84%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.68%) HTTP
2 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.23%) AMQP
4 1 (0.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.70%) MySQL
2 20 (12.27%) NoSQL
3 15 (9.20%) Big Data
4 13 (7.98%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.98%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.91%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.07%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.45%) OLAP
8 3 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.84%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.84%) Redis
9 2 (1.23%) Mahout
9 2 (1.23%) HBase
9 2 (1.23%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (14.11%) Maven
2 21 (12.88%) Eclipse
3 19 (11.66%) Ant
4 14 (8.59%) Git (software)
5 13 (7.98%) Jenkins
6 11 (6.75%) VisualVM
7 8 (4.91%) JUnit
8 6 (3.68%) JIRA
9 3 (1.84%) Selenium
9 3 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.84%) Hudson
10 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.23%) FishEye
10 2 (1.23%) JBehave
10 2 (1.23%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.23%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.23%) Subversion
10 2 (1.23%) Gradle
11 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
General
1 43 (26.38%) Finance
2 12 (7.36%) Banking
3 11 (6.75%) Games
4 8 (4.91%) Advertising
5 6 (3.68%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.68%) Automotive
5 6 (3.68%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.07%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.45%) Front Office
8 2 (1.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (28.22%) Spring
2 41 (25.15%) Web Services
3 38 (23.31%) XML
4 31 (19.02%) J2EE
5 29 (17.79%) HTML
6 27 (16.56%) CSS
6 27 (16.56%) SOAP
7 25 (15.34%) Hibernate
8 23 (14.11%) Ajax
8 23 (14.11%) J2SE
9 22 (13.50%) XSL
10 20 (12.27%) JDBC
11 19 (11.66%) JSON
12 15 (9.20%) Java EE
13 13 (7.98%) Spring MVC
13 13 (7.98%) Lucene
14 12 (7.36%) RESTful
15 10 (6.13%) Apache CXF
15 10 (6.13%) JSP
16 8 (4.91%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.47%) Computer Science
2 17 (10.43%) Mathematics
3 15 (9.20%) Algorithms
4 11 (6.75%) Open Source
4 11 (6.75%) Client/Server
5 9 (5.52%) Physics
6 8 (4.91%) Grid Computing
6 8 (4.91%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.68%) User Experience
7 6 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.68%) Hedge funds
7 6 (3.68%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (3.68%) Statistics
7 6 (3.68%) Online Games
8 4 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.84%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.84%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.23%) Equities
10 2 (1.23%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 74 (45.40%) Linux
2 41 (25.15%) UNIX
3 8 (4.91%) Windows
4 6 (3.68%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.68%) Android
5 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (94.48%) Software Engineering
2 76 (46.63%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (31.90%) TDD
3 52 (31.90%) Multithreading
4 46 (28.22%) E-Commerce
5 37 (22.70%) OO
6 17 (10.43%) MVC
7 16 (9.82%) Scrum
8 15 (9.20%) Mentoring
9 13 (7.98%) Performance Testing
9 13 (7.98%) Data Modelling
10 11 (6.75%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (6.13%) Low Latency
12 9 (5.52%) Pair Programming
13 8 (4.91%) OOD
14 7 (4.29%) SOA
14 7 (4.29%) OOP
14 7 (4.29%) Algorithmic Trading
14 7 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (3.68%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 163 (100.00%) Java
2 62 (38.04%) SQL
3 29 (17.79%) JavaScript
4 27 (16.56%) Bash Shell
5 19 (11.66%) Python
6 15 (9.20%) PL/SQL
6 15 (9.20%) Scala
7 13 (7.98%) C++
8 9 (5.52%) C#
9 7 (4.29%) Perl
10 6 (3.68%) Erlang
11 5 (3.07%) PHP
12 3 (1.84%) Ruby
12 3 (1.84%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.84%) Clojure
12 3 (1.84%) Golang
13 2 (1.23%) XQuery
13 2 (1.23%) XPath
13 2 (1.23%) Haskell
13 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 41 (25.15%) Degree
2 7 (4.29%) PhD
3 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (8.59%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.45%) Puppet
3 3 (1.84%) Nagios
3 3 (1.84%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.23%) StatsD
4 2 (1.23%) logstash
4 2 (1.23%) Kibana
5 1 (0.61%) Oozie
Vendors
1 60 (36.81%) Oracle
2 14 (8.59%) JBoss
3 5 (3.07%) Sybase
4 4 (2.45%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.84%) Google
6 2 (1.23%) Sunopsis
6 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.23%) New Relic
6 2 (1.23%) Apple
6 2 (1.23%) Perforce
7 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.61%) Informatica
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