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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 95 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.96% 32.65% 20.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.74% 47.74% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 93 65
Average salary £60,000 £90,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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
27 199 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 29.35% 68.38% 58.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 193 187
Average salary £60,000 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £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 23 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 11 (40.74%) Finance
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (29.63%) UNIX
3 8 (29.63%) C#
4 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) TDD
4 7 (25.93%) Derivative
5 6 (22.22%) Low Latency
5 6 (22.22%) Banking
5 6 (22.22%) C++
6 5 (18.52%) OO
6 5 (18.52%) Python
6 5 (18.52%) LAN
6 5 (18.52%) WAN
6 5 (18.52%) Middleware
6 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 5 (18.52%) Front Office
6 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
7 4 (14.81%) Selenium
7 4 (14.81%) Release Management
7 4 (14.81%) RESTful
7 4 (14.81%) Scala
7 4 (14.81%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 3 (11.11%) OOP
8 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Equities

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) LAN
1 5 (18.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Front Office
4 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 2 (7.41%) Games
6 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Head of Technology
3 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Python/Django Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Scala Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) Middleware
3 4 (14.81%) RESTful
4 3 (11.11%) Twisted
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) Django
5 2 (7.41%) Spring
5 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (3.70%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (25.93%) Derivative
3 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
4 3 (11.11%) Equities
4 3 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (7.41%) SWIFT
5 2 (7.41%) PMI
6 1 (3.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
1 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.93%) TDD
2 6 (22.22%) Low Latency
3 5 (18.52%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Release Management
5 3 (11.11%) OOP
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.11%) Functional Programming
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
6 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) C++
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) Scala
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.41%) C
6 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
1 1 (3.70%) IBM
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft