The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Engineer
Rank 803 829 847
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 95 104 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.086% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.092% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 73 92 29
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £47,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +48.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the UK.

Java Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 within the UK.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
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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
England +33 94 £56,000 +6.66% 13
London +12 56 £60,000 - 5
South East +35 16 £35,000 -22.22% 1
City of London +15 9 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East of England -8 8 £41,500 -12.63% 2
Cambridgeshire +16 6 £32,000 -23.80% 2
Cambridge +12 6 £32,000 -20.00% 2
South West -5 6 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Hampshire +17 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Kent - 5 £30,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
Brighton - 4 - -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Bristol -5 3 £61,250 +56.05% 2
Cheltenham - 3 £62,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £62,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £44,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £44,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £44,000 -
Leeds - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
Hertfordshire -11 2 £48,250 +1.57%
Southampton - 2 £35,000 -
Fareham - 2 £47,500 -
West Midlands -5 1 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Scotland - 1 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £35,000 -

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 179 (100.00%) Java
2 118 (65.92%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (48.04%) Spring
4 72 (40.22%) TDD
5 59 (32.96%) Web Services
6 47 (26.26%) Finance
7 46 (25.70%) J2EE
8 40 (22.35%) Hibernate
9 39 (21.79%) Multithreading
10 37 (20.67%) REST
11 35 (19.55%) JUnit
11 35 (19.55%) NoSQL
12 34 (18.99%) JMS
13 32 (17.88%) Maven
14 31 (17.32%) JSON
14 31 (17.32%) Hadoop
15 30 (16.76%) E-Commerce
16 29 (16.20%) XML
16 29 (16.20%) SQL
16 29 (16.20%) Mentoring
17 28 (15.64%) Elasticsearch
17 28 (15.64%) Git (software)
18 27 (15.08%) Algorithms
18 27 (15.08%) JavaScript
18 27 (15.08%) HTML
19 26 (14.53%) Tomcat
19 26 (14.53%) Mockito
20 24 (13.41%) Software Engineering
20 24 (13.41%) Degree
21 22 (12.29%) OO

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (15.64%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (14.53%) Tomcat
3 16 (8.94%) Apache Solr
4 15 (8.38%) JBoss
5 11 (6.15%) Mule
6 10 (5.59%) Apache
7 4 (2.23%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.23%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.12%) Drupal
8 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.12%) CMS
8 2 (1.12%) OpenCms
9 1 (0.56%) Confluence
9 1 (0.56%) Node.js
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.47%) SaaS
2 3 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.56%) GitHub
3 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.79%) HTTP
1 5 (2.79%) Internet
2 4 (2.23%) SNMP
3 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.55%) NoSQL
2 31 (17.32%) Hadoop
3 14 (7.82%) MarkLogic
4 13 (7.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (6.70%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.70%) MySQL
5 12 (6.70%) Big Data
6 10 (5.59%) Redis
7 8 (4.47%) Apache Hive
8 7 (3.91%) SQL Server
8 7 (3.91%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.23%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.23%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.68%) HBase
12 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.12%) OLAP
13 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 35 (19.55%) JUnit
2 32 (17.88%) Maven
3 28 (15.64%) Git (software)
4 26 (14.53%) Mockito
5 17 (9.50%) Jenkins
6 12 (6.70%) TestNG
7 7 (3.91%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.23%) Ant
8 4 (2.23%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.23%) Liquibase
9 3 (1.68%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.68%) Gradle
9 3 (1.68%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.12%) Subversion
10 2 (1.12%) Hudson
10 2 (1.12%) JSUnit
10 2 (1.12%) Selenium
10 2 (1.12%) Grunt
11 1 (0.56%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.56%) Fiddler
General
1 47 (26.26%) Finance
2 19 (10.61%) Banking
3 14 (7.82%) Publishing
4 10 (5.59%) Retail
5 6 (3.35%) Games
5 6 (3.35%) Law
6 4 (2.23%) Front Office
7 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (48.04%) Spring
2 59 (32.96%) Web Services
3 46 (25.70%) J2EE
4 40 (22.35%) Hibernate
5 37 (20.67%) REST
6 34 (18.99%) JMS
7 31 (17.32%) JSON
8 29 (16.20%) XML
9 27 (15.08%) HTML
10 22 (12.29%) CSS
11 21 (11.73%) SOAP
11 21 (11.73%) Apache Camel
12 20 (11.17%) RESTful
13 15 (8.38%) Guice
14 14 (7.82%) JAX-RS
14 14 (7.82%) Lucene
14 14 (7.82%) Java EE
15 13 (7.26%) JSP
16 12 (6.70%) Spring Boot
17 11 (6.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.08%) Algorithms
2 18 (10.06%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.82%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (6.70%) Data Structures
5 9 (5.03%) Semantic Web
6 8 (4.47%) Taxonomies
7 6 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.23%) Social Media
9 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.68%) CUDA
9 3 (1.68%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.56%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.56%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.56%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.17%) Linux
2 17 (9.50%) UNIX
3 7 (3.91%) Android
3 7 (3.91%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.79%) Windows
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (65.92%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (40.22%) TDD
3 39 (21.79%) Multithreading
4 30 (16.76%) E-Commerce
5 29 (16.20%) Mentoring
6 24 (13.41%) Software Engineering
7 22 (12.29%) OO
8 18 (10.06%) SOA
9 15 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (7.82%) BDD
11 13 (7.26%) Domain-Driven Design
11 13 (7.26%) Scrum
12 11 (6.15%) UML
12 11 (6.15%) Microservices
13 10 (5.59%) MVC
14 9 (5.03%) Project Management
15 8 (4.47%) HOOD
16 7 (3.91%) Risk Management
16 7 (3.91%) Analytics
16 7 (3.91%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 179 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (16.20%) SQL
3 27 (15.08%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.47%) Python
5 7 (3.91%) Scala
5 7 (3.91%) C#
5 7 (3.91%) C++
6 6 (3.35%) Perl
7 4 (2.23%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.68%) Haskell
8 3 (1.68%) Erlang
8 3 (1.68%) PHP
9 2 (1.12%) Ruby
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.56%) Clojure
10 1 (0.56%) Go
10 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (13.41%) Degree
2 3 (1.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.47%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.68%) Platform Symphony
2 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.12%) Varnish
3 1 (0.56%) Docker
3 1 (0.56%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 15 (8.38%) Oracle
2 7 (3.91%) WorldPay
3 5 (2.79%) Google
4 4 (2.23%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.68%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.68%) DataSynapse
6 2 (1.12%) Remedy
7 1 (0.56%) Apple
7 1 (0.56%) Splunk
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