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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Engineer
Rank 811 822 856
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 104 47 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.043% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.046% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 88 43 47
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £83,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
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 24 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 24 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 +26 95 £52,500 -4.10% 12
London +11 67 £60,000 +10.09% 9
City of London +17 31 £52,500 -25.00% 3
East of England +6 19 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Hertfordshire -13 9 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £42,000 - 1
Cambridge - 8 £40,000 - 1
Hertford - 8 £47,500 -
South West - 5 £43,500 -
Surrey +9 4 £50,000 +17.64%
Belfast -2 4 £60,000 +90.47%
County Antrim -3 4 £60,000 +90.47%
Northern Ireland -4 4 £60,000 +90.47%
South East -36 4 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Redhill - 4 £50,000 -
Reigate - 4 £50,000 -
Bristol - 4 £45,500 -
Horley - 4 £50,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £33,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £44,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £33,500 -

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 172 (100.00%) Java
2 74 (43.02%) Web Services
3 73 (42.44%) Spring
3 73 (42.44%) Software Engineering
4 71 (41.28%) TDD
5 62 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (34.88%) Scrum
7 52 (30.23%) Hibernate
8 46 (26.74%) JavaScript
8 46 (26.74%) J2EE
9 45 (26.16%) OO
10 44 (25.58%) HTML
11 42 (24.42%) MySQL
12 40 (23.26%) Finance
13 39 (22.67%) SOA
13 39 (22.67%) REST
14 35 (20.35%) MongoDB
15 34 (19.77%) SQL
16 31 (18.02%) Oracle
16 31 (18.02%) Linux
16 31 (18.02%) Degree
17 30 (17.44%) ActiveMQ
18 29 (16.86%) Continuous Integration
19 28 (16.28%) NoSQL
20 27 (15.70%) RESTful
21 25 (14.53%) Computer Science
21 25 (14.53%) JSP
22 24 (13.95%) Servlets
22 24 (13.95%) UNIX
23 23 (13.37%) CSS

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (12.79%) Tomcat
2 16 (9.30%) Apache
3 6 (3.49%) CMS
4 5 (2.91%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.58%) Node.js
5 1 (0.58%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.49%) SNMP
2 5 (2.91%) SMS
3 3 (1.74%) Internet
4 2 (1.16%) HTTP
5 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.42%) MySQL
2 35 (20.35%) MongoDB
3 28 (16.28%) NoSQL
4 22 (12.79%) Big Data
5 21 (12.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (8.14%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (7.56%) Relational Database
7 13 (7.56%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.91%) Mahout
8 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.16%) HBase
9 2 (1.16%) Impala
9 2 (1.16%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.58%) DB2
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (9.88%) Git (software)
1 17 (9.88%) JUnit
2 14 (8.14%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.81%) Eclipse
4 7 (4.07%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.91%) Maven
5 5 (2.91%) Subversion
5 5 (2.91%) Hudson
6 4 (2.33%) Redmine
6 4 (2.33%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.33%) Bugzilla
6 4 (2.33%) Ant
7 2 (1.16%) Mockito
7 2 (1.16%) TestNG
8 1 (0.58%) Mocha
8 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
General
1 40 (23.26%) Finance
2 22 (12.79%) Banking
3 12 (6.98%) Retail
4 7 (4.07%) Marketing
5 5 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.33%) Legal
6 4 (2.33%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Law
7 2 (1.16%) Electronics
8 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (43.02%) Web Services
2 73 (42.44%) Spring
3 52 (30.23%) Hibernate
4 46 (26.74%) J2EE
5 44 (25.58%) HTML
6 39 (22.67%) REST
7 30 (17.44%) ActiveMQ
8 27 (15.70%) RESTful
9 25 (14.53%) JSP
10 24 (13.95%) Servlets
11 23 (13.37%) CSS
12 22 (12.79%) Grails
13 18 (10.47%) FreeMarker
14 17 (9.88%) Velocity
14 17 (9.88%) XML
15 15 (8.72%) JMS
15 15 (8.72%) jQuery
16 14 (8.14%) Ajax
17 10 (5.81%) JDBC
18 9 (5.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.53%) Computer Science
2 23 (13.37%) Mobile App
3 17 (9.88%) Visualisation
4 12 (6.98%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.33%) Social Network
7 3 (1.74%) Statistics
8 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.16%) Physics
8 2 (1.16%) Kindle
8 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.58%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.58%) Clustering
9 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.58%) Open Source
9 1 (0.58%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.58%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.58%) Wiki
9 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.02%) Linux
2 24 (13.95%) UNIX
3 3 (1.74%) Solaris
4 1 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (42.44%) Software Engineering
2 71 (41.28%) TDD
3 62 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (34.88%) Scrum
5 45 (26.16%) OO
6 39 (22.67%) SOA
7 29 (16.86%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (9.88%) Multithreading
8 17 (9.88%) E-Commerce
9 14 (8.14%) Kanban
10 12 (6.98%) MVC
11 11 (6.40%) Pair Programming
12 10 (5.81%) BDD
13 9 (5.23%) OOD
14 7 (4.07%) Business Development
14 7 (4.07%) User Experience Design
15 6 (3.49%) E-business
15 6 (3.49%) Data Modelling
15 6 (3.49%) B2B
16 5 (2.91%) UML
Programming Languages
1 172 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (26.74%) JavaScript
3 34 (19.77%) SQL
4 14 (8.14%) Ruby
5 13 (7.56%) Scala
6 10 (5.81%) Groovy
7 8 (4.65%) C
8 7 (4.07%) Erlang
9 6 (3.49%) C++
9 6 (3.49%) Python
10 4 (2.33%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.16%) Haskell
11 2 (1.16%) R
12 1 (0.58%) PHP
12 1 (0.58%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (18.02%) Degree
2 2 (1.16%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.16%) HND
3 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.79%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 31 (18.02%) Oracle
2 14 (8.14%) JBoss
3 6 (3.49%) Google
4 5 (2.91%) Twitter
5 3 (1.74%) Sun
6 2 (1.16%) Sybase
7 1 (0.58%) Apple
7 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
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