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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 13 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 29 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.17% 12.08% 33.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.73% 29.00% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 96
Average salary £58,750 £80,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.56% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
55 100 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.07% 41.67% 73.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48 78 193
Average salary £60,000 £90,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,900 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (50.00%) Finance
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle
4 8 (26.67%) Web Services
4 8 (26.67%) UNIX
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Spring
5 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (20.00%) Windows
5 6 (20.00%) Python
5 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (16.67%) REST
6 5 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (16.67%) C#
6 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (16.67%) Banking
6 5 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (13.33%) Derivative
7 4 (13.33%) Java EE
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) RESTful
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
7 4 (13.33%) Release Management
7 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (6.67%) PowerCenter
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.33%) JSHint
4 1 (3.33%) Bower
4 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.33%) Gradle
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 4 (13.33%) Java Swing Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Scala Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
2 6 (20.00%) Spring
3 5 (16.67%) REST
4 4 (13.33%) RESTful
4 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.33%) Java EE
4 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
4 4 (13.33%) Swing
4 4 (13.33%) .NET
4 4 (13.33%) SOAP
5 3 (10.00%) XML
5 3 (10.00%) Twisted
5 3 (10.00%) Django
6 2 (6.67%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) HTML
6 2 (6.67%) OAuth
6 2 (6.67%) Akka
6 2 (6.67%) CSS
6 2 (6.67%) JSON
6 2 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Derivative
2 4 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Statistics
5 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.33%) Equity Risk
5 1 (3.33%) Grid Computing
5 1 (3.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) UNIX
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (13.33%) Straight-Through Processing
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Release Management
4 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) TDD
4 4 (13.33%) OO
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) OOD
5 3 (10.00%) UML
5 3 (10.00%) OOP
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) Scala
5 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) IBM
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Informatica
3 2 (6.67%) Actimize
3 2 (6.67%) Assembla
3 2 (6.67%) Sybase