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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 82 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.24% 27.33% 17.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.57% 40.00% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 80 53
Average salary £70,000 £90,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £135,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
28 205 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 32.18% 68.33% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 156 136
Average salary £67,500 £90,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) UNIX
3 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
3 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
4 7 (30.43%) RESTful
4 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
4 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
4 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) Python
4 7 (30.43%) Algorithms
5 6 (26.09%) Functional Programming
5 6 (26.09%) Data Structures
5 6 (26.09%) OOP
5 6 (26.09%) Subversion
5 6 (26.09%) Twisted
5 6 (26.09%) Django
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Scala
7 4 (17.39%) Derivative
8 3 (13.04%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
8 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 3 (13.04%) Release Management
8 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
1 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
1 2 (8.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
1 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Maven
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) Hudson
4 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.35%) Grunt
4 1 (4.35%) Gradle
4 1 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (4.35%) JSHint
4 1 (4.35%) Bower
4 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Python Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Python/Django Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Scala Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (4.35%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) RESTful
1 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
2 6 (26.09%) Twisted
2 6 (26.09%) Django
3 5 (21.74%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) Spring
5 2 (8.70%) SAML
5 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.70%) Akka
5 2 (8.70%) OAuth
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
6 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (4.35%) Dojo
6 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.35%) Java EE
6 1 (4.35%) OpenID
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (30.43%) Algorithms
3 6 (26.09%) Data Structures
4 4 (17.39%) Derivative
5 3 (13.04%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (8.70%) Open Source
6 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (4.35%) Statistics
7 1 (4.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (4.35%) Equity Risk
7 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
7 1 (4.35%) Equities
7 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) UNIX
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Functional Programming
1 6 (26.09%) OOP
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Release Management
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) OO
3 3 (13.04%) OOD
3 3 (13.04%) SOA
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Dependency Management
4 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 1 (4.35%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
1 7 (30.43%) Python
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Scala
4 2 (8.70%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Postgraduate
2 1 (4.35%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Assembla
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase