The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Software Engineer
England / London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 491 480 550
Rank change year-on-year -11 +70  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 102 176 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.41% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.43% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87 157 114
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £49,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32820 40749 42758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.66% 96.00% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27626 35268 35980
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer 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 in London.

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in London

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in London over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in London

Java Software Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 14 £70,000 +16.66% 6
Uxbridge - 4 £70,000 -
Hounslow +7 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Hackney - 1 - - 1
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 222 (100.00%) Java
2 220 (99.10%) Software Engineering
3 131 (59.01%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (41.89%) JavaScript
5 74 (33.33%) Spring
6 69 (31.08%) Finance
7 68 (30.63%) Microservices
8 67 (30.18%) TDD
9 55 (24.77%) SQL
10 52 (23.42%) Computer Science
10 52 (23.42%) Scala
11 51 (22.97%) OO
12 50 (22.52%) DevOps
13 49 (22.07%) Degree
14 47 (21.17%) Continuous Integration
14 47 (21.17%) HTML
15 44 (19.82%) Linux
15 44 (19.82%) Jenkins
16 43 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
17 41 (18.47%) Apache Spark
18 39 (17.57%) Python
19 35 (15.77%) Big Data
19 35 (15.77%) JUnit
20 34 (15.32%) CSS
20 34 (15.32%) NoSQL
21 33 (14.86%) Apache Cassandra
21 33 (14.86%) Maven
22 32 (14.41%) J2EE
22 32 (14.41%) Docker
23 31 (13.96%) REST

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (18.47%) Apache Spark
2 18 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 15 (6.76%) JBoss
4 13 (5.86%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.86%) WebSphere
5 12 (5.41%) Apache
6 8 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.15%) Jetty
7 7 (3.15%) nginx
7 7 (3.15%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.35%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.90%) Confluence
9 2 (0.90%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.45%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.70%) GitHub
5 5 (2.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.80%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.90%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.90%) PaaS
8 2 (0.90%) Route 53
8 2 (0.90%) SaaS
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.45%) Heroku
9 1 (0.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.60%) Internet
2 6 (2.70%) HTTP
3 2 (0.90%) ATM
3 2 (0.90%) SSH
3 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.45%) Firewall
4 1 (0.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.77%) Big Data
2 34 (15.32%) NoSQL
3 33 (14.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 30 (13.51%) MongoDB
5 24 (10.81%) Relational Database
6 22 (9.91%) MySQL
7 21 (9.46%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (7.66%) Hadoop
8 17 (7.66%) Neo4j
9 11 (4.95%) Oracle Database
10 10 (4.50%) Apache Hive
10 10 (4.50%) Blockchain
10 10 (4.50%) HBase
10 10 (4.50%) SQL Server
11 9 (4.05%) Redis
12 7 (3.15%) InterSystems Cache
12 7 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.90%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 44 (19.82%) Jenkins
2 35 (15.77%) JUnit
3 33 (14.86%) Maven
4 17 (7.66%) Git (software)
5 15 (6.76%) Gradle
5 15 (6.76%) Hudson
6 13 (5.86%) Grunt
6 13 (5.86%) Jasmine
7 12 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (4.50%) Selenium
9 9 (4.05%) Ant
10 8 (3.60%) Bitbucket
10 8 (3.60%) Gerrit
10 8 (3.60%) webpack
11 7 (3.15%) Eclipse
11 7 (3.15%) Mockito
11 7 (3.15%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (3.15%) Subversion
11 7 (3.15%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (2.25%) TestNG
General
1 69 (31.08%) Finance
2 26 (11.71%) Banking
3 16 (7.21%) Games
4 13 (5.86%) Financial Institution
5 12 (5.41%) Retail
6 9 (4.05%) Front Office
6 9 (4.05%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.15%) Marketing
8 6 (2.70%) Prime Brokerage
9 4 (1.80%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.90%) Electronics
12 1 (0.45%) Advertising
12 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (33.33%) Spring
2 47 (21.17%) HTML
3 34 (15.32%) CSS
4 32 (14.41%) J2EE
5 31 (13.96%) REST
6 27 (12.16%) AngularJS
6 27 (12.16%) Web Services
7 26 (11.71%) Hibernate
7 26 (11.71%) HTML5
7 26 (11.71%) JMS
8 23 (10.36%) Spring Boot
9 19 (8.56%) Kafka
10 17 (7.66%) Node.js
11 16 (7.21%) Apache Camel
11 16 (7.21%) CSS3
11 16 (7.21%) Spring Cloud
12 15 (6.76%) Java EE
12 15 (6.76%) JPA
13 14 (6.31%) Spring MVC
14 13 (5.86%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (23.42%) Computer Science
2 31 (13.96%) Fintech
3 18 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (8.11%) User Experience
4 9 (4.05%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.15%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.15%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.35%) Bitcoin
7 3 (1.35%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.35%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.35%) Social Network
8 2 (0.90%) Clustering
8 2 (0.90%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.90%) EFT
8 2 (0.90%) Equities
8 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.90%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.90%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 44 (19.82%) Linux
2 31 (13.96%) Unix
3 14 (6.31%) Windows
4 6 (2.70%) AIX
5 4 (1.80%) Android
5 4 (1.80%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (99.10%) Software Engineering
2 131 (59.01%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (30.63%) Microservices
4 67 (30.18%) TDD
5 51 (22.97%) OO
6 50 (22.52%) DevOps
7 47 (21.17%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (13.96%) Scrum
9 30 (13.51%) Open Source
10 25 (11.26%) E-Commerce
11 22 (9.91%) Continuous Delivery
11 22 (9.91%) MVC
12 21 (9.46%) Analytics
12 21 (9.46%) BDD
13 20 (9.01%) OOD
14 19 (8.56%) Mentoring
14 19 (8.56%) OOP
15 18 (8.11%) Kanban
16 16 (7.21%) Continuous Deployment
17 15 (6.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 222 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (41.89%) JavaScript
3 55 (24.77%) SQL
4 52 (23.42%) Scala
5 39 (17.57%) Python
6 29 (13.06%) Groovy
7 24 (10.81%) Go
8 17 (7.66%) C#
9 15 (6.76%) C++
10 11 (4.95%) C
10 11 (4.95%) TypeScript
11 9 (4.05%) Kotlin
11 9 (4.05%) Ruby
12 8 (3.60%) Clojure
13 7 (3.15%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.70%) T-SQL
15 5 (2.25%) Jython
15 5 (2.25%) PHP
16 4 (1.80%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (22.07%) Degree
2 12 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.50%) PhD
4 7 (3.15%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.91%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.45%) MiFID
2 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (14.41%) Docker
2 8 (3.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (3.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (9.91%) Puppet
2 15 (6.76%) Ansible
3 11 (4.95%) Kubernetes
4 10 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.45%) Kibana
5 1 (0.45%) logstash
5 1 (0.45%) Packer
5 1 (0.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (10.81%) Oracle
2 7 (3.15%) Altova
2 7 (3.15%) Fiorano
2 7 (3.15%) ILOG
2 7 (3.15%) Splunk
2 7 (3.15%) Talend
2 7 (3.15%) WSO2
3 6 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.80%) Google
4 4 (1.80%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.35%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.35%) IBM
6 2 (0.90%) Facebook
6 2 (0.90%) SAP
6 2 (0.90%) StreamBase
6 2 (0.90%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.45%) Apiary
7 1 (0.45%) hybris
7 1 (0.45%) Twitter
London
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + guaranteed bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Kite Consulting Group Limited
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
UBS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £120,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IC Resources
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 450 - 575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
UKA2
Posted: 19 days ago
Hackney, London
Masabi Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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