The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 68 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.81% 29.18% 22.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.39% 40.24% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 64 75
Average salary £91,250 £90,000 £78,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,750 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 169 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 32.03% 72.53% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 158 182
Average salary £65,000 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Java
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Canary Wharf region.

Java Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Java
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) Derivative
3 12 (41.38%) C++
3 12 (41.38%) Finance
4 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) TDD
4 11 (37.93%) C#
5 10 (34.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (31.03%) OO
6 9 (31.03%) Front Office
7 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
8 7 (24.14%) Equity Derivative
8 7 (24.14%) Scala
9 6 (20.69%) Low Latency
9 6 (20.69%) Service Management
9 6 (20.69%) LAN
9 6 (20.69%) WAN
9 6 (20.69%) Middleware
9 6 (20.69%) UNIX
10 5 (17.24%) Banking
11 4 (13.79%) Equities
11 4 (13.79%) Linux
11 4 (13.79%) J2EE
11 4 (13.79%) Selenium
11 4 (13.79%) Release Management
12 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
12 3 (10.34%) QA
12 3 (10.34%) SQL
12 3 (10.34%) Scrum
13 2 (6.90%) Shell Script

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) LAN
1 6 (20.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Hudson
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Front Office
3 5 (17.24%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Games
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
1 9 (31.03%) Team Leader
2 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Team Leader
3 4 (13.79%) Head of Technology
4 2 (6.90%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (6.90%) Java Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Programmer
4 2 (6.90%) Head of Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Scala Developer
4 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.45%) QA Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) Middleware
3 4 (13.79%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Dojo
4 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Derivative
2 10 (34.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (24.14%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (13.79%) Equities
5 2 (6.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (6.90%) SWIFT
5 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.90%) PMI
6 1 (3.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) UNIX
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (37.93%) TDD
2 9 (31.03%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.69%) Service Management
4 6 (20.69%) Low Latency
5 4 (13.79%) Release Management
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Workflow
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C++
2 11 (37.93%) C#
3 7 (24.14%) Scala
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) C
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) IBM
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft