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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 544 535 560
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 77 81 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 76 66 75
Average salary £51,250 £75,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £110,000 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -15 13 £60,000 -33.33% 1
Clapham - 6 £45,000 -
Southwark - 2 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 2 £55,000 -
Ealing +10 1 - - 1
Teddington - 1 £37,500 -
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 155 (100.00%) Java
2 144 (92.90%) Software Engineering
3 69 (44.52%) Linux
4 60 (38.71%) SQL
5 58 (37.42%) Oracle
6 53 (34.19%) TDD
7 48 (30.97%) Multithreading
8 47 (30.32%) Spring
9 41 (26.45%) OO
10 40 (25.81%) E-Commerce
10 40 (25.81%) Finance
11 36 (23.23%) UNIX
12 35 (22.58%) Degree
13 34 (21.94%) Web Services
14 33 (21.29%) Tomcat
14 33 (21.29%) Computer Science
15 32 (20.65%) XML
15 32 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (18.71%) J2EE
17 28 (18.06%) MySQL
18 26 (16.77%) J2SE
19 24 (15.48%) Hibernate
20 23 (14.84%) HTML
21 22 (14.19%) JavaScript
22 21 (13.55%) CSS
22 21 (13.55%) SOAP
22 21 (13.55%) Python
23 20 (12.90%) Ajax
24 19 (12.26%) Bash Shell
25 18 (11.61%) NoSQL

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 33 (21.29%) Tomcat
2 17 (10.97%) Apache Solr
2 17 (10.97%) Jetty
3 15 (9.68%) GlassFish
4 9 (5.81%) Confluence
5 8 (5.16%) Apache Pig
6 7 (4.52%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.87%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.87%) Apache
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.29%) WordPress
8 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.65%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.87%) HTTP
1 6 (3.87%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.29%) AMQP
3 1 (0.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.06%) MySQL
2 18 (11.61%) NoSQL
2 18 (11.61%) Big Data
3 17 (10.97%) Hadoop
4 13 (8.39%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.45%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.58%) OLAP
6 4 (2.58%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.94%) Redis
8 2 (1.29%) Mahout
8 2 (1.29%) HBase
8 2 (1.29%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.29%) DB2
9 1 (0.65%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (11.61%) Eclipse
2 17 (10.97%) Maven
3 16 (10.32%) Ant
4 13 (8.39%) Git (software)
4 13 (8.39%) VisualVM
5 12 (7.74%) Jenkins
6 9 (5.81%) JUnit
7 5 (3.23%) JIRA
8 4 (2.58%) FishEye
8 4 (2.58%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.94%) Hudson
9 3 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.94%) Selenium
10 2 (1.29%) JBehave
10 2 (1.29%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.65%) Subversion
11 1 (0.65%) Gradle
11 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
General
1 40 (25.81%) Finance
2 14 (9.03%) Banking
3 10 (6.45%) Advertising
3 10 (6.45%) Games
4 6 (3.87%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.87%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.58%) Front Office
6 2 (1.29%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.29%) Automotive
6 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (30.32%) Spring
2 34 (21.94%) Web Services
3 32 (20.65%) XML
4 29 (18.71%) J2EE
5 26 (16.77%) J2SE
6 24 (15.48%) Hibernate
7 23 (14.84%) HTML
8 21 (13.55%) CSS
8 21 (13.55%) SOAP
9 20 (12.90%) Ajax
10 18 (11.61%) JDBC
11 17 (10.97%) JSON
12 16 (10.32%) XSL
13 15 (9.68%) Java EE
14 13 (8.39%) Spring MVC
15 11 (7.10%) Lucene
16 8 (5.16%) jQuery
16 8 (5.16%) RESTful
17 7 (4.52%) JSP
17 7 (4.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.29%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.03%) Mathematics
3 13 (8.39%) Client/Server
4 10 (6.45%) Open Source
5 8 (5.16%) Statistics
6 7 (4.52%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (4.52%) Grid Computing
7 6 (3.87%) Physics
7 6 (3.87%) Hedge funds
8 5 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.23%) Online Games
9 4 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.94%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.29%) Spread Betting
11 2 (1.29%) Equities
12 1 (0.65%) Social Media
12 1 (0.65%) Semantic Web
12 1 (0.65%) Streaming Media
12 1 (0.65%) Derivative
12 1 (0.65%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 69 (44.52%) Linux
2 36 (23.23%) UNIX
3 8 (5.16%) Windows
4 6 (3.87%) Android
4 6 (3.87%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (92.90%) Software Engineering
2 53 (34.19%) TDD
3 48 (30.97%) Multithreading
4 41 (26.45%) OO
5 40 (25.81%) E-Commerce
6 32 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (11.61%) Scrum
7 18 (11.61%) MVC
8 15 (9.68%) Data Modelling
8 15 (9.68%) Performance Testing
9 13 (8.39%) Pair Programming
10 12 (7.74%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (6.45%) Low Latency
12 9 (5.81%) OOD
13 7 (4.52%) Algorithmic Trading
14 6 (3.87%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (3.87%) SOA
14 6 (3.87%) OOP
14 6 (3.87%) Analytics
15 5 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 155 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (38.71%) SQL
3 22 (14.19%) JavaScript
4 21 (13.55%) Python
5 19 (12.26%) Bash Shell
6 17 (10.97%) PL/SQL
7 15 (9.68%) C++
8 14 (9.03%) Scala
9 9 (5.81%) C#
10 7 (4.52%) Perl
11 6 (3.87%) Erlang
12 5 (3.23%) PHP
13 4 (2.58%) Clojure
14 3 (1.94%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.94%) C
14 3 (1.94%) Ruby
14 3 (1.94%) Golang
15 2 (1.29%) Haskell
15 2 (1.29%) XPath
15 2 (1.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (22.58%) Degree
2 7 (4.52%) PhD
3 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Systems Management
1 16 (10.32%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.58%) Puppet
3 3 (1.94%) Nagios
3 3 (1.94%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.29%) Kibana
4 2 (1.29%) StatsD
4 2 (1.29%) logstash
Vendors
1 58 (37.42%) Oracle
2 16 (10.32%) JBoss
3 5 (3.23%) Sybase
4 4 (2.58%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.58%) Google
5 2 (1.29%) New Relic
5 2 (1.29%) Sunopsis
5 2 (1.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.29%) Apple
5 2 (1.29%) Perforce
6 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.65%) Informatica
6 1 (0.65%) Yahoo!
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