Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 546 620
Rank change year-on-year -20 +74 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 272 364 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.44% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.46% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 218 329 283
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,375 £86,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 69570 79076 85782
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.97% 96.04% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 56172 68555 72394
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,150 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 21 July 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 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 29 £70,000 +18.64% 8
Uxbridge +10 5 £70,000 +55.56%
Hackney - 5 - -
Hounslow +4 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Hammersmith - 3 £55,750 -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 272 (100.00%) Java
2 268 (98.53%) Software Engineering
3 147 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (44.49%) JavaScript
5 105 (38.60%) Spring
6 84 (30.88%) Finance
7 80 (29.41%) TDD
8 79 (29.04%) SQL
9 73 (26.84%) Scala
10 72 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
11 70 (25.74%) HTML
12 69 (25.37%) Degree
13 68 (25.00%) Linux
14 62 (22.79%) OO
14 62 (22.79%) DevOps
15 58 (21.32%) Microservices
16 55 (20.22%) Computer Science
17 54 (19.85%) CSS
18 53 (19.49%) Banking
19 50 (18.38%) Oracle
20 49 (18.01%) Maven
21 47 (17.28%) Mentoring
21 47 (17.28%) J2EE
22 46 (16.91%) Jenkins
23 45 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
23 45 (16.54%) HTML5
23 45 (16.54%) Hibernate
24 44 (16.18%) BDD
25 42 (15.44%) JUnit
25 42 (15.44%) Unix

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 22 (8.09%) WebLogic
2 21 (7.72%) Apache Spark
3 20 (7.35%) JBoss
4 17 (6.25%) Apache
5 16 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 16 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.31%) Jetty
7 7 (2.57%) nginx
8 5 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (1.47%) IIS
9 4 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.10%) Confluence
11 2 (0.74%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.37%) CMS
12 1 (0.37%) Mule
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 45 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (2.57%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.57%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.47%) SaaS
7 3 (1.10%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (1.10%) GitHub
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.74%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.74%) Route 53
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.37%) Force.com
9 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.37%) Heroku
9 1 (0.37%) PaaS
9 1 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.68%) Internet
2 5 (1.84%) HTTP
3 4 (1.47%) ATM
3 4 (1.47%) Broadband
4 1 (0.37%) PPP
4 1 (0.37%) SMS
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 33 (12.13%) Relational Database
3 31 (11.40%) MongoDB
3 31 (11.40%) MySQL
4 22 (8.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 20 (7.35%) Big Data
6 18 (6.62%) SQL Server
7 16 (5.88%) Hadoop
8 14 (5.15%) Oracle Database
9 13 (4.78%) Blockchain
9 13 (4.78%) Neo4j
9 13 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (3.68%) Apache Hive
10 10 (3.68%) HBase
11 9 (3.31%) OrientDB
12 8 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.47%) Hazelcast
13 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 49 (18.01%) Maven
2 46 (16.91%) Jenkins
3 42 (15.44%) JUnit
4 29 (10.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 28 (10.29%) Git (software)
6 23 (8.46%) Gradle
7 14 (5.15%) Bitbucket
8 13 (4.78%) Hudson
9 10 (3.68%) Mockito
10 9 (3.31%) TestNG
11 8 (2.94%) Ant
11 8 (2.94%) Spock
12 7 (2.57%) Subversion
13 5 (1.84%) Appium
13 5 (1.84%) Artifactory
13 5 (1.84%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.84%) Gatling
13 5 (1.84%) JIRA
14 4 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
14 4 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 84 (30.88%) Finance
2 53 (19.49%) Banking
3 36 (13.24%) Retail
4 27 (9.93%) Investment Banking
5 18 (6.62%) Retail Banking
6 12 (4.41%) Games
6 12 (4.41%) Marketing
7 11 (4.04%) Financial Institution
8 9 (3.31%) Front Office
8 9 (3.31%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.57%) Music Industry
9 7 (2.57%) Publishing
10 5 (1.84%) Electronics
10 5 (1.84%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.47%) Billing
12 3 (1.10%) Advertising
13 2 (0.74%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (38.60%) Spring
2 70 (25.74%) HTML
3 54 (19.85%) CSS
4 47 (17.28%) J2EE
5 45 (16.54%) Hibernate
5 45 (16.54%) HTML5
6 40 (14.71%) Web Services
7 38 (13.97%) CSS3
8 33 (12.13%) Spring Boot
9 28 (10.29%) AngularJS
10 27 (9.93%) RESTful
11 25 (9.19%) Spring Cloud
12 24 (8.82%) JMS
13 22 (8.09%) Java EE
13 22 (8.09%) JSP
13 22 (8.09%) REST
14 21 (7.72%) jQuery
14 21 (7.72%) React
15 20 (7.35%) XML
16 19 (6.99%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (20.22%) Computer Science
2 31 (11.40%) Fintech
3 23 (8.46%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.62%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (6.62%) User Experience
6 7 (2.57%) Credit Risk
6 7 (2.57%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.21%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.21%) Bitcoin
7 6 (2.21%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.21%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.47%) EFT
8 4 (1.47%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.10%) Derivative
9 3 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.74%) Clustering
10 2 (0.74%) Equities
10 2 (0.74%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 68 (25.00%) Linux
2 42 (15.44%) Unix
3 16 (5.88%) Windows
4 14 (5.15%) Android
5 13 (4.78%) Apple iOS
6 11 (4.04%) AIX
7 4 (1.47%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (98.53%) Software Engineering
2 147 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (29.41%) TDD
4 72 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (22.79%) DevOps
5 62 (22.79%) OO
6 58 (21.32%) Microservices
7 47 (17.28%) Mentoring
8 44 (16.18%) BDD
9 41 (15.07%) Scrum
10 33 (12.13%) Unit Testing
11 31 (11.40%) MVC
11 31 (11.40%) Test Automation
12 25 (9.19%) OOP
13 24 (8.82%) Web Development
14 21 (7.72%) Asset Management
14 21 (7.72%) OOD
14 21 (7.72%) Open Source
15 20 (7.35%) Multithreading
16 19 (6.99%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 272 (100.00%) Java
2 121 (44.49%) JavaScript
3 79 (29.04%) SQL
4 73 (26.84%) Scala
5 37 (13.60%) Python
6 34 (12.50%) C++
7 30 (11.03%) C#
8 29 (10.66%) C
9 28 (10.29%) Go
10 24 (8.82%) Groovy
10 24 (8.82%) PL/SQL
11 20 (7.35%) Kotlin
12 17 (6.25%) Ruby
13 12 (4.41%) Clojure
14 11 (4.04%) Erlang
15 6 (2.21%) Haskell
15 6 (2.21%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.84%) Jython
16 5 (1.84%) PHP
17 4 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (25.37%) Degree
2 26 (9.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.41%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.21%) PhD
6 2 (0.74%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.74%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.37%) OCP
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.51%) QA
2 8 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.10%) SEPA
4 1 (0.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 40 (14.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (6.99%) Ansible
1 19 (6.99%) Puppet
2 11 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.47%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.10%) Kibana
4 3 (1.10%) logstash
4 3 (1.10%) Opsview
5 1 (0.37%) Packer
5 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 50 (18.38%) Oracle
2 7 (2.57%) DevExpress
2 7 (2.57%) PayPal
3 6 (2.21%) Google
3 6 (2.21%) Splunk
4 5 (1.84%) SAP
5 4 (1.47%) Altova
5 4 (1.47%) Fiorano
5 4 (1.47%) ILOG
5 4 (1.47%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.47%) Talend
5 4 (1.47%) WSO2
6 3 (1.10%) Facebook
6 3 (1.10%) Twitter
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.74%) StreamBase
7 2 (0.74%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe
8 1 (0.37%) Sun
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Talent International
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits & equity
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: UKP 45000 per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Caerusa Consulting.
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum £45,000-£60,000 + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
West London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum DOE + Great corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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London
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