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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Engineer
Rank 808 824 862
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 103 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.047% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.050% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 87 47 41
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £79,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -8.33%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java Engineer
Top 23 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 31 July 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
(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
England +7 95 £52,500 -4.10% 15
London +1 68 £60,000 +10.09% 10
City of London +13 30 £52,500 -25.00% 2
East of England +10 18 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Cambridgeshire - 9 £42,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -6 8 £47,500 +46.15%
Cambridge - 8 £40,000 - 2
Hertford - 7 £47,500 -
Surrey -2 5 £50,000 +17.64%
South East -18 5 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Redhill - 5 £50,000 -
Reigate - 5 £50,000 -
Horley - 5 £50,000 -
South West - 4 £45,500 -
Belfast -3 3 £60,000 +90.47%
County Antrim -4 3 £60,000 +90.47%
Northern Ireland -5 3 £60,000 +90.47%
Bristol - 3 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £33,500 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £33,500 - 2
Peterborough - 1 £44,000 -

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Java
2 78 (44.83%) Spring
3 77 (44.25%) Web Services
4 72 (41.38%) TDD
5 70 (40.23%) Software Engineering
6 65 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (34.48%) Scrum
8 55 (31.61%) Hibernate
9 49 (28.16%) J2EE
10 48 (27.59%) JavaScript
11 46 (26.44%) OO
12 45 (25.86%) HTML
13 42 (24.14%) MySQL
13 42 (24.14%) Finance
14 40 (22.99%) SOA
14 40 (22.99%) REST
15 38 (21.84%) SQL
16 34 (19.54%) Oracle
17 33 (18.97%) Linux
17 33 (18.97%) MongoDB
18 30 (17.24%) Degree
18 30 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (16.67%) NoSQL
19 29 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
20 27 (15.52%) JSP
21 26 (14.94%) Servlets
21 26 (14.94%) RESTful
22 25 (14.37%) UNIX
22 25 (14.37%) CSS
23 24 (13.79%) Computer Science

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (12.64%) Tomcat
2 18 (10.34%) Apache
3 8 (4.60%) CMS
4 5 (2.87%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.57%) Jetty
5 1 (0.57%) Mule
5 1 (0.57%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.60%) SNMP
2 5 (2.87%) SMS
3 3 (1.72%) Internet
4 2 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.14%) MySQL
2 33 (18.97%) MongoDB
3 29 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 22 (12.64%) Big Data
5 20 (11.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (8.05%) Relational Database
7 13 (7.47%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.87%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.87%) Mahout
9 2 (1.15%) HBase
9 2 (1.15%) Impala
9 2 (1.15%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.57%) DB2
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (10.34%) JUnit
1 18 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.62%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.75%) Eclipse
4 7 (4.02%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.45%) Maven
6 5 (2.87%) Subversion
6 5 (2.87%) Hudson
7 4 (2.30%) Redmine
7 4 (2.30%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.30%) Bugzilla
7 4 (2.30%) Ant
8 3 (1.72%) Mockito
9 2 (1.15%) TestNG
10 1 (0.57%) Mocha
10 1 (0.57%) Jasmine
General
1 42 (24.14%) Finance
2 22 (12.64%) Banking
3 14 (8.05%) Retail
4 7 (4.02%) Marketing
5 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.30%) Legal
7 2 (1.15%) Electronics
7 2 (1.15%) Law
8 1 (0.57%) Front Office
8 1 (0.57%) Publishing
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (44.83%) Spring
2 77 (44.25%) Web Services
3 55 (31.61%) Hibernate
4 49 (28.16%) J2EE
5 45 (25.86%) HTML
6 40 (22.99%) REST
7 29 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
8 27 (15.52%) JSP
9 26 (14.94%) Servlets
9 26 (14.94%) RESTful
10 25 (14.37%) CSS
11 21 (12.07%) Grails
12 19 (10.92%) XML
13 18 (10.34%) JMS
14 17 (9.77%) FreeMarker
15 16 (9.20%) Velocity
16 15 (8.62%) jQuery
16 15 (8.62%) Ajax
17 11 (6.32%) JDBC
18 10 (5.75%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 22 (12.64%) Mobile App
3 17 (9.77%) Visualisation
4 11 (6.32%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.30%) Social Network
7 2 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.15%) Kindle
7 2 (1.15%) Physics
7 2 (1.15%) Statistics
7 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.57%) Clustering
8 1 (0.57%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.57%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.57%) Wiki
8 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.57%) Open Source
8 1 (0.57%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.97%) Linux
2 25 (14.37%) UNIX
3 3 (1.72%) Solaris
4 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (41.38%) TDD
2 70 (40.23%) Software Engineering
3 65 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (34.48%) Scrum
5 46 (26.44%) OO
6 40 (22.99%) SOA
7 30 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (12.07%) Multithreading
9 19 (10.92%) E-Commerce
10 14 (8.05%) Kanban
11 12 (6.90%) MVC
12 11 (6.32%) Pair Programming
13 10 (5.75%) BDD
14 9 (5.17%) OOD
15 8 (4.60%) E-business
15 8 (4.60%) B2B
16 7 (4.02%) UML
16 7 (4.02%) Business Development
16 7 (4.02%) User Experience Design
16 7 (4.02%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 174 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 38 (21.84%) SQL
4 14 (8.05%) Ruby
4 14 (8.05%) Scala
5 10 (5.75%) Groovy
6 9 (5.17%) C
7 6 (3.45%) Erlang
7 6 (3.45%) C++
8 5 (2.87%) Python
8 5 (2.87%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.15%) R
9 2 (1.15%) Haskell
10 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (1.15%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.15%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.15%) HND
3 1 (0.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.22%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 34 (19.54%) Oracle
2 16 (9.20%) JBoss
3 5 (2.87%) Google
3 5 (2.87%) Twitter
4 3 (1.72%) Sun
5 2 (1.15%) Sybase
6 1 (0.57%) Apple
London
notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health Care, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Comufy
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Richmond, London
notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago