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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 574 529 537
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 63 77 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57 60 96
Average salary £55,000 £78,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.15% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £110,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
42908 41018 46961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.55% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35852 34457 40696
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 £32,500
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 18 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 18 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 -6 11 £60,000 -40.00% 2
Clapham - 4 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 3 £50,000 -
Ealing - 2 - -
Teddington - 1 £37,500 -
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Java
2 155 (93.37%) Software Engineering
3 79 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (44.58%) Linux
5 60 (36.14%) SQL
6 58 (34.94%) Oracle
7 54 (32.53%) TDD
8 51 (30.72%) Multithreading
9 49 (29.52%) Spring
10 44 (26.51%) Degree
11 43 (25.90%) E-Commerce
12 42 (25.30%) Finance
13 41 (24.70%) Web Services
14 40 (24.10%) OO
15 39 (23.49%) UNIX
16 37 (22.29%) Tomcat
16 37 (22.29%) XML
16 37 (22.29%) Computer Science
17 34 (20.48%) MySQL
18 30 (18.07%) J2EE
19 28 (16.87%) JavaScript
19 28 (16.87%) HTML
20 26 (15.66%) Hibernate
20 26 (15.66%) CSS
21 25 (15.06%) SOAP
21 25 (15.06%) Bash Shell
22 24 (14.46%) J2SE
23 22 (13.25%) Maven
23 22 (13.25%) Ajax
24 21 (12.65%) Python

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (22.29%) Tomcat
2 19 (11.45%) Apache Solr
3 15 (9.04%) Jetty
3 15 (9.04%) GlassFish
4 8 (4.82%) Apache Pig
5 7 (4.22%) Confluence
6 6 (3.61%) Apache
7 5 (3.01%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.41%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.81%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.61%) HTTP
2 4 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.20%) AMQP
4 1 (0.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.48%) MySQL
2 19 (11.45%) NoSQL
3 18 (10.84%) Big Data
4 16 (9.64%) Hadoop
5 13 (7.83%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.42%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.41%) OLAP
7 4 (2.41%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.81%) Redis
8 3 (1.81%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.20%) DB2
9 2 (1.20%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.20%) Mahout
9 2 (1.20%) HBase
9 2 (1.20%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 22 (13.25%) Maven
2 20 (12.05%) Eclipse
3 18 (10.84%) Ant
4 15 (9.04%) Git (software)
5 12 (7.23%) Jenkins
6 11 (6.63%) VisualVM
7 9 (5.42%) JUnit
8 6 (3.61%) JIRA
9 3 (1.81%) Selenium
9 3 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.81%) Hudson
10 2 (1.20%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.20%) Subversion
10 2 (1.20%) JBehave
10 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.20%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.20%) FishEye
10 2 (1.20%) Gradle
11 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
General
1 42 (25.30%) Finance
2 12 (7.23%) Banking
3 11 (6.63%) Games
4 10 (6.02%) Advertising
5 6 (3.61%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.61%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.61%) Automotive
6 5 (3.01%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.41%) Front Office
8 2 (1.20%) Publishing
9 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (29.52%) Spring
2 41 (24.70%) Web Services
3 37 (22.29%) XML
4 30 (18.07%) J2EE
5 28 (16.87%) HTML
6 26 (15.66%) Hibernate
6 26 (15.66%) CSS
7 25 (15.06%) SOAP
8 24 (14.46%) J2SE
9 22 (13.25%) Ajax
10 20 (12.05%) XSL
10 20 (12.05%) JDBC
11 19 (11.45%) JSON
12 15 (9.04%) Java EE
13 13 (7.83%) Spring MVC
13 13 (7.83%) Lucene
14 11 (6.63%) RESTful
15 9 (5.42%) jQuery
15 9 (5.42%) Apache CXF
15 9 (5.42%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.29%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.05%) Mathematics
3 12 (7.23%) Open Source
4 11 (6.63%) Client/Server
5 10 (6.02%) Physics
6 8 (4.82%) Grid Computing
6 8 (4.82%) Statistics
7 6 (3.61%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (3.61%) Hedge funds
7 6 (3.61%) Online Games
7 6 (3.61%) User Experience
7 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.20%) Equities
10 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.20%) Social Media
10 2 (1.20%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.60%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 74 (44.58%) Linux
2 39 (23.49%) UNIX
3 8 (4.82%) Windows
4 6 (3.61%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.61%) Android
5 2 (1.20%) AIX
5 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (93.37%) Software Engineering
2 79 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (32.53%) TDD
4 51 (30.72%) Multithreading
5 43 (25.90%) E-Commerce
6 40 (24.10%) OO
7 18 (10.84%) MVC
8 17 (10.24%) Scrum
9 16 (9.64%) Mentoring
10 15 (9.04%) Data Modelling
11 13 (7.83%) Performance Testing
12 12 (7.23%) Pair Programming
12 12 (7.23%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (6.02%) Low Latency
14 9 (5.42%) OOD
15 8 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (4.22%) Algorithmic Trading
16 7 (4.22%) OOP
17 6 (3.61%) SOA
17 6 (3.61%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 166 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (36.14%) SQL
3 28 (16.87%) JavaScript
4 25 (15.06%) Bash Shell
5 21 (12.65%) Python
6 15 (9.04%) PL/SQL
7 14 (8.43%) C++
7 14 (8.43%) Scala
8 9 (5.42%) C#
9 7 (4.22%) Perl
10 6 (3.61%) Erlang
11 5 (3.01%) PHP
12 3 (1.81%) Ruby
12 3 (1.81%) Golang
12 3 (1.81%) Clojure
12 3 (1.81%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.20%) C
13 2 (1.20%) XQuery
13 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.20%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 44 (26.51%) Degree
2 7 (4.22%) PhD
3 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (8.43%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.41%) Puppet
3 3 (1.81%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.81%) Nagios
4 2 (1.20%) StatsD
4 2 (1.20%) logstash
4 2 (1.20%) Kibana
Vendors
1 58 (34.94%) Oracle
2 14 (8.43%) JBoss
3 5 (3.01%) Sybase
4 4 (2.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.81%) Google
6 2 (1.20%) Apple
6 2 (1.20%) Perforce
6 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.20%) Sunopsis
6 2 (1.20%) New Relic
7 1 (0.60%) Informatica
7 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum upto 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
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London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
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Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
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Posted: 6 days ago
West London
QVC
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Gym and Food support
Posted: 20 days ago