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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 570 560 552
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 58 69 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 53 68 61
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £83,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -37.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
41652 44041 41257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.51% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35598 36801 34617
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 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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +26 5 £63,750 +6.25%
Hounslow - 4 £47,500 -
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 1 September 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Java
2 119 (86.86%) Software Engineering
3 75 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (53.28%) Spring
5 53 (38.69%) TDD
6 50 (36.50%) SQL
7 47 (34.31%) Hibernate
8 45 (32.85%) J2EE
9 41 (29.93%) Finance
10 32 (23.36%) E-Commerce
11 31 (22.63%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (21.17%) JUnit
13 27 (19.71%) Scrum
13 27 (19.71%) REST
14 26 (18.98%) Web Services
15 25 (18.25%) QA
16 24 (17.52%) Git (software)
16 24 (17.52%) Scala
17 23 (16.79%) JavaScript
18 22 (16.06%) Tomcat
19 21 (15.33%) OO
19 21 (15.33%) C++
19 21 (15.33%) Oracle
19 21 (15.33%) Multithreading
19 21 (15.33%) BDD
20 20 (14.60%) Jenkins
20 20 (14.60%) Degree
20 20 (14.60%) HTML
21 19 (13.87%) Maven
21 19 (13.87%) Open Source

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 22 (16.06%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.03%) JBoss
2 11 (8.03%) Apache
3 8 (5.84%) CMS
4 6 (4.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (3.65%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.92%) GlassFish
6 4 (2.92%) Alfresco
6 4 (2.92%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.19%) Drupal
8 2 (1.46%) Node.js
8 2 (1.46%) Mule
8 2 (1.46%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.46%) Jetty
8 2 (1.46%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.73%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.73%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) SaaS
2 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.14%) Internet
2 7 (5.11%) HTTP
3 4 (2.92%) LDAP
4 1 (0.73%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.87%) MongoDB
2 17 (12.41%) MySQL
3 12 (8.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (8.76%) Big Data
4 9 (6.57%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.11%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.38%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.65%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.65%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.19%) Redis
8 3 (2.19%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.46%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.73%) DB2
10 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.73%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.73%) NewSQL
10 1 (0.73%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 29 (21.17%) JUnit
2 24 (17.52%) Git (software)
3 20 (14.60%) Jenkins
4 19 (13.87%) Maven
5 15 (10.95%) Cucumber
6 13 (9.49%) Selenium
7 12 (8.76%) JIRA
7 12 (8.76%) TestNG
7 12 (8.76%) JBehave
7 12 (8.76%) WebDriver
7 12 (8.76%) SoapUI
8 9 (6.57%) Eclipse
9 8 (5.84%) Hudson
10 7 (5.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (4.38%) Ant
12 5 (3.65%) Subversion
13 3 (2.19%) Mockito
13 3 (2.19%) Android Studio
14 2 (1.46%) Rational Rose
15 1 (0.73%) Bitbucket
General
1 41 (29.93%) Finance
2 11 (8.03%) Financial Institution
2 11 (8.03%) Retail
3 8 (5.84%) Banking
3 8 (5.84%) Back Office
3 8 (5.84%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.11%) Front Office
5 6 (4.38%) Games
6 3 (2.19%) Legal
7 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.73%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.73%) Marketing
8 1 (0.73%) Advertising
8 1 (0.73%) Electronics
8 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (53.28%) Spring
2 47 (34.31%) Hibernate
3 45 (32.85%) J2EE
4 27 (19.71%) REST
5 26 (18.98%) Web Services
6 20 (14.60%) HTML
7 18 (13.14%) jQuery
8 15 (10.95%) RESTful
9 13 (9.49%) JMS
10 12 (8.76%) XML
10 12 (8.76%) JSP
11 11 (8.03%) .NET
12 10 (7.30%) JSON
12 10 (7.30%) Drools
13 9 (6.57%) Java EE
13 9 (6.57%) J2SE
13 9 (6.57%) CSS
13 9 (6.57%) Struts
14 8 (5.84%) Servlets
14 8 (5.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.14%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.49%) Derivative
3 11 (8.03%) Mathematics
4 10 (7.30%) Equity Derivative
5 9 (6.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (6.57%) Equities
6 8 (5.84%) Credit Derivative
6 8 (5.84%) Fixed Income
6 8 (5.84%) Credit Risk
6 8 (5.84%) Data Structures
6 8 (5.84%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.65%) Market Risk
8 4 (2.92%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (2.19%) Data Integration
9 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.46%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (1.46%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.46%) RIA
10 2 (1.46%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (1.46%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.14%) UNIX
2 12 (8.76%) Linux
3 7 (5.11%) Windows
4 5 (3.65%) Android
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (86.86%) Software Engineering
2 75 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (38.69%) TDD
4 32 (23.36%) E-Commerce
5 31 (22.63%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (19.71%) Scrum
7 21 (15.33%) OO
7 21 (15.33%) Multithreading
7 21 (15.33%) BDD
8 19 (13.87%) Open Source
9 16 (11.68%) OOP
10 15 (10.95%) MVC
10 15 (10.95%) Waterfall
10 15 (10.95%) Low Latency
10 15 (10.95%) SDLC
11 13 (9.49%) Kanban
11 13 (9.49%) Unit Testing
12 12 (8.76%) Software Testing
12 12 (8.76%) V-Model
12 12 (8.76%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 137 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (36.50%) SQL
3 24 (17.52%) Scala
4 23 (16.79%) JavaScript
5 21 (15.33%) C++
6 17 (12.41%) Python
7 16 (11.68%) Groovy
8 15 (10.95%) C#
9 8 (5.84%) Ruby
10 7 (5.11%) PHP
11 5 (3.65%) Perl
12 4 (2.92%) C
12 4 (2.92%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.46%) Clojure
13 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.73%) R
14 1 (0.73%) OCaml
14 1 (0.73%) F#
14 1 (0.73%) Haskell
14 1 (0.73%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 20 (14.60%) Degree
2 7 (5.11%) ISEB
3 2 (1.46%) PhD
4 1 (0.73%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.25%) QA
2 11 (8.03%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (5.84%) EMIR
4 2 (1.46%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) Nagios
2 1 (0.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (15.33%) Oracle
2 11 (8.03%) IBM
3 7 (5.11%) Splunk
4 4 (2.92%) Demandware
4 4 (2.92%) ATG
4 4 (2.92%) hybris
5 3 (2.19%) Sencha
5 3 (2.19%) Adobe
6 2 (1.46%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.73%) Sybase
7 1 (0.73%) SAP
7 1 (0.73%) HP
7 1 (0.73%) EMC
7 1 (0.73%) Remedy
7 1 (0.73%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.73%) Google
7 1 (0.73%) Facebook
7 1 (0.73%) Twitter
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