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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 549 587 520
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 80 72 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 74 70 92
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £35,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £92,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
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
41649 46201 43088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.84% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 38133 36385
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +51 25 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Brentford - 1 £37,500 -
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (77.98%) Software Engineering
3 94 (55.95%) Spring
4 90 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (48.21%) J2EE
6 61 (36.31%) SQL
7 56 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 56 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 46 (27.38%) HTML
9 45 (26.79%) MVC
10 44 (26.19%) CSS
10 44 (26.19%) Linux
10 44 (26.19%) E-Commerce
11 42 (25.00%) Finance
12 41 (24.40%) TDD
12 41 (24.40%) Internet
13 37 (22.02%) Scrum
13 37 (22.02%) Open Source
14 29 (17.26%) OO
14 29 (17.26%) Git (software)
15 28 (16.67%) Maven
16 27 (16.07%) OOP
17 26 (15.48%) C#
18 25 (14.88%) C++
18 25 (14.88%) UNIX
19 24 (14.29%) SOAP
19 24 (14.29%) JSP
19 24 (14.29%) MySQL
19 24 (14.29%) Ajax
20 23 (13.69%) Multithreading

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (11.31%) Tomcat
2 17 (10.12%) JBoss
3 10 (5.95%) CMS
4 9 (5.36%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.57%) Apache Solr
5 6 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.98%) Node.js
7 4 (2.38%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.38%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.79%) Apache
9 2 (1.19%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.60%) Jetty
10 1 (0.60%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.60%) Liferay
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.55%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.76%) SaaS
4 4 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.38%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.38%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 41 (24.40%) Internet
2 10 (5.95%) HTTP
3 4 (2.38%) LDAP
4 3 (1.79%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.29%) MySQL
2 19 (11.31%) MongoDB
3 15 (8.93%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.74%) Big Data
4 13 (7.74%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.36%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.36%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.38%) Redis
8 4 (2.38%) Couchbase
8 4 (2.38%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.60%) DB2
10 1 (0.60%) Informix
10 1 (0.60%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.60%) NewSQL
10 1 (0.60%) Mahout
10 1 (0.60%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 29 (17.26%) Git (software)
2 28 (16.67%) Maven
3 18 (10.71%) JUnit
4 16 (9.52%) Eclipse
5 13 (7.74%) JIRA
6 12 (7.14%) Selenium
7 11 (6.55%) TestNG
7 11 (6.55%) JBehave
7 11 (6.55%) WebDriver
7 11 (6.55%) Cucumber
8 9 (5.36%) Subversion
9 8 (4.76%) Jenkins
10 6 (3.57%) Hudson
10 6 (3.57%) SoapUI
10 6 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (2.98%) Ant
12 4 (2.38%) Android Studio
13 2 (1.19%) Mercurial
General
1 42 (25.00%) Finance
2 16 (9.52%) Retail
3 12 (7.14%) Banking
4 9 (5.36%) Publishing
5 5 (2.98%) Games
5 5 (2.98%) Advertising
6 4 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.38%) Marketing
7 3 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (55.95%) Spring
2 81 (48.21%) J2EE
3 56 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 46 (27.38%) HTML
5 44 (26.19%) CSS
6 24 (14.29%) JSP
6 24 (14.29%) SOAP
6 24 (14.29%) Ajax
7 19 (11.31%) Web Services
8 17 (10.12%) XML
8 17 (10.12%) jQuery
9 16 (9.52%) HTML5
9 16 (9.52%) REST
10 15 (8.93%) J2SE
11 14 (8.33%) RESTful
12 13 (7.74%) Drools
12 13 (7.74%) Struts
13 12 (7.14%) JMS
14 11 (6.55%) Java EE
15 9 (5.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.02%) Open Source
2 17 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.36%) Graphic Design
4 8 (4.76%) Social Media
5 5 (2.98%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.98%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.98%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.98%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.79%) EFT
6 3 (1.79%) Grid Computing
6 3 (1.79%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.19%) RIA
7 2 (1.19%) Online Games
7 2 (1.19%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.19%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.19%) User Experience
8 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.19%) Linux
2 25 (14.88%) UNIX
3 10 (5.95%) Android
4 7 (4.17%) Windows
5 2 (1.19%) AIX
5 2 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (77.98%) Software Engineering
2 90 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (26.79%) MVC
4 44 (26.19%) E-Commerce
5 41 (24.40%) TDD
6 37 (22.02%) Scrum
7 29 (17.26%) OO
8 27 (16.07%) OOP
9 23 (13.69%) Multithreading
10 21 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (11.31%) Data Modelling
12 17 (10.12%) BDD
13 16 (9.52%) Waterfall
14 14 (8.33%) Analytics
15 12 (7.14%) User Stories
16 9 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
17 8 (4.76%) High Availability
17 8 (4.76%) CRM
17 8 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
18 7 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 168 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (36.31%) SQL
3 56 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 26 (15.48%) C#
5 25 (14.88%) C++
6 18 (10.71%) Scala
7 14 (8.33%) Python
7 14 (8.33%) Ruby
8 10 (5.95%) Groovy
8 10 (5.95%) Perl
9 8 (4.76%) PHP
10 6 (3.57%) C
11 4 (2.38%) Clojure
12 3 (1.79%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.19%) OCaml
13 2 (1.19%) F#
13 2 (1.19%) Haskell
13 2 (1.19%) Erlang
13 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (9.52%) Degree
2 8 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.57%) ISEB
4 5 (2.98%) PhD
5 3 (1.79%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.90%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (13.10%) Oracle
2 14 (8.33%) IBM
3 13 (7.74%) Google
4 8 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.38%) Endeca
6 3 (1.79%) Sencha
6 3 (1.79%) Sybase
7 2 (1.19%) ATG
7 2 (1.19%) hybris
7 2 (1.19%) Demandware
8 1 (0.60%) Perforce
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.60%) Informatica
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