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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 21 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 17 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.71% 7.87% 32.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% 31.48% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 77
Average salary £55,000 £100,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £65,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £128,000 £118,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
60 54 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 35.71% 25.00% 69.12%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 141
Average salary £57,500 £67,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 June 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) Linux
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle
4 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
6 8 (23.53%) Banking
6 8 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
7 7 (20.59%) UNIX
7 7 (20.59%) Web Services
7 7 (20.59%) OO
7 7 (20.59%) Degree
7 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
8 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
8 6 (17.65%) C#
8 6 (17.65%) Functional Programming
8 6 (17.65%) SDLC
9 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (14.71%) Big Data
9 5 (14.71%) Analytics
9 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
9 5 (14.71%) BDD
9 5 (14.71%) Open Source
9 5 (14.71%) Derivative
9 5 (14.71%) Equities
9 5 (14.71%) Spring
10 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
10 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
10 4 (11.76%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
2 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.71%) Big Data
3 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.82%) Hazelcast
5 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (5.88%) PowerCenter
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.88%) Impala
5 2 (5.88%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
1 2 (5.88%) Maven
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 3 (8.82%) German Language
5 2 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Applications Support
4 4 (11.76%) Java Swing Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Development Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) Spring
3 4 (11.76%) REST
3 4 (11.76%) .NET
3 4 (11.76%) Swing
4 3 (8.82%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) SOAP
4 3 (8.82%) Spring MVC
4 3 (8.82%) RESTful
4 3 (8.82%) Java EE
5 2 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (5.88%) Twisted
5 2 (5.88%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) Akka
5 2 (5.88%) Django
5 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.94%) J2SE
6 1 (2.94%) Struts
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (14.71%) Derivative
2 5 (14.71%) Equities
3 4 (11.76%) Credit Risk
3 4 (11.76%) Fixed Income
4 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (2.94%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) UNIX
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
2 7 (20.59%) OO
2 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
3 6 (17.65%) Functional Programming
3 6 (17.65%) SDLC
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (14.71%) Analytics
4 5 (14.71%) BDD
4 5 (14.71%) Open Source
5 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.76%) Release Management
5 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Straight-Through Processing
6 3 (8.82%) UML
6 3 (8.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) Python
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) Scala
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
1 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) HDFS
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Pardot
2 3 (8.82%) Sybase
2 3 (8.82%) IBM
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.88%) Actimize
3 2 (5.88%) Informatica