The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Engineer
Rank 874 862 872
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 61 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.023% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.024% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 60 18 30
Average salary £60,000 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% -10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £34,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,750 £85,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Engineer
Top 28 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -5 57 £57,500 -2.12% 14
London -30 37 £65,000 +4.00% 6
City of London +18 33 £65,000 +40.54% 5
East of England - 13 £52,500 - 2
Hertfordshire - 9 £52,500 -
Hertford - 8 £52,500 -
Belfast +16 3 £60,000 +60.00%
County Antrim +13 3 £60,000 +60.00%
Northern Ireland +10 3 £60,000 +60.00%
South East -8 3 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Oxfordshire - 3 £50,000 - 2
Oxford - 2 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £39,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £39,000 -
South West - 2 £48,750 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
Exeter - 1 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 £47,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £33,500 - 2
Luton - 1 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £35,000 - 2
Devon - 1 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £33,500 - 2
North East - 1 £35,000 - 2

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 91 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (52.75%) TDD
3 43 (47.25%) Web Services
4 40 (43.96%) Spring
4 40 (43.96%) MongoDB
5 39 (42.86%) Scrum
6 37 (40.66%) SOA
7 34 (37.36%) MySQL
8 33 (36.26%) HTML
9 31 (34.07%) Hibernate
9 31 (34.07%) RESTful
10 29 (31.87%) ActiveMQ
11 28 (30.77%) Software Engineering
11 28 (30.77%) REST
12 25 (27.47%) Linux
13 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (24.18%) QA
15 21 (23.08%) Velocity
15 21 (23.08%) FreeMarker
16 20 (21.98%) UNIX
16 20 (21.98%) NoSQL
17 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
18 16 (17.58%) Finance
18 16 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
19 15 (16.48%) Degree
19 15 (16.48%) Big Data
20 14 (15.38%) Tomcat
21 13 (14.29%) J2EE
21 13 (14.29%) Computer Science
22 12 (13.19%) SQL

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 14 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.99%) Apache
3 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.20%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (43.96%) MongoDB
2 34 (37.36%) MySQL
3 20 (21.98%) NoSQL
4 15 (16.48%) Big Data
5 12 (13.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (13.19%) Hadoop
6 10 (10.99%) Relational Database
7 9 (9.89%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (5.49%) Mahout
9 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
10 2 (2.20%) DB2
10 2 (2.20%) HBase
10 2 (2.20%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.10%) CouchDB
11 1 (1.10%) Redis
11 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) JUnit
2 5 (5.49%) Eclipse
2 5 (5.49%) Subversion
3 3 (3.30%) Maven
4 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.10%) MyEclipse
5 1 (1.10%) Trac
5 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.10%) Ant
5 1 (1.10%) Toad
5 1 (1.10%) NetBeans
General
1 16 (17.58%) Finance
2 10 (10.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Games
3 2 (2.20%) Law
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.25%) Web Services
2 40 (43.96%) Spring
3 33 (36.26%) HTML
4 31 (34.07%) Hibernate
4 31 (34.07%) RESTful
5 29 (31.87%) ActiveMQ
6 28 (30.77%) REST
7 21 (23.08%) Velocity
7 21 (23.08%) FreeMarker
8 13 (14.29%) J2EE
9 11 (12.09%) jQuery
9 11 (12.09%) Grails
10 10 (10.99%) CSS
11 6 (6.59%) JSP
12 5 (5.49%) .NET
13 4 (4.40%) Java EE
13 4 (4.40%) Ajax
13 4 (4.40%) Servlets
13 4 (4.40%) XML
14 2 (2.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.99%) Visualisation
3 8 (8.79%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.59%) Statistics
6 5 (5.49%) Social Network
7 2 (2.20%) Open Source
8 1 (1.10%) Social Media
8 1 (1.10%) Machine Learning
8 1 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.10%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.10%) Physics
8 1 (1.10%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.47%) Linux
2 20 (21.98%) UNIX
3 3 (3.30%) Solaris
4 1 (1.10%) Windows
4 1 (1.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.75%) TDD
2 39 (42.86%) Scrum
3 37 (40.66%) SOA
4 28 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.09%) OO
8 9 (9.89%) Data Modelling
8 9 (9.89%) MVC
9 8 (8.79%) Kanban
9 8 (8.79%) Pair Programming
10 4 (4.40%) B2C
11 3 (3.30%) OOD
11 3 (3.30%) Multithreading
12 2 (2.20%) Web Development
12 2 (2.20%) Data Analysis
12 2 (2.20%) Project Management
12 2 (2.20%) BDD
13 1 (1.10%) Test Automation
13 1 (1.10%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.19%) SQL
4 10 (10.99%) Ruby
5 9 (9.89%) Groovy
6 8 (8.79%) Python
6 8 (8.79%) Scala
7 6 (6.59%) Erlang
8 4 (4.40%) C++
9 2 (2.20%) C#
9 2 (2.20%) R
10 1 (1.10%) C
10 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) HND
3 1 (1.10%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (24.18%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Google
2 8 (8.79%) Oracle
3 3 (3.30%) JBoss
3 3 (3.30%) Sybase
4 2 (2.20%) Sun
4 2 (2.20%) Twitter
4 2 (2.20%) hybris
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.10%) Apple
5 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.10%) Progress
5 1 (1.10%) Sunopsis
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Up to £60K
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-60k
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Websense
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Central London / West End
Comufy
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 30+ days ago