The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 37 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 603 821 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.60% 7.08% 5.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.98% 7.62% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 549 751 577
Average salary £58,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the City of London region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 1352 (100.00%) Java
2 669 (49.48%) Spring
3 505 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
4 454 (33.58%) SQL
5 440 (32.54%) Hibernate
6 367 (27.14%) Multithreading
7 362 (26.78%) Finance
8 344 (25.44%) TDD
9 265 (19.60%) J2EE
10 261 (19.30%) Banking
11 254 (18.79%) Front Office
12 253 (18.71%) JavaScript
13 239 (17.68%) HTML
14 235 (17.38%) XML
15 228 (16.86%) Degree
16 223 (16.49%) OO
17 200 (14.79%) UNIX
18 181 (13.39%) Scrum
19 166 (12.28%) CSS
20 164 (12.13%) Investment Banking
21 161 (11.91%) Maven
22 158 (11.69%) Oracle
22 158 (11.69%) Linux
23 147 (10.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 142 (10.50%) MVC
25 139 (10.28%) Web Services
26 137 (10.13%) JMS
27 135 (9.99%) E-Commerce
28 128 (9.47%) Low Latency
29 119 (8.80%) JUnit

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 118 (8.73%) Tomcat
2 68 (5.03%) Apache Solr
3 63 (4.66%) Apache
4 51 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
5 47 (3.48%) JBoss
6 44 (3.25%) WebLogic
7 38 (2.81%) Oracle Coherence
8 24 (1.78%) GlassFish
9 23 (1.70%) WebSphere
10 18 (1.33%) Confluence
11 17 (1.26%) GemFire
12 11 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
12 11 (0.81%) Jetty
13 10 (0.74%) CMS
13 10 (0.74%) Mule
14 9 (0.67%) Apache ServiceMix
15 8 (0.59%) MQSeries
15 8 (0.59%) Adobe CQ
15 8 (0.59%) Apache Spark
16 3 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.22%) MS Office
2 3 (0.22%) Weka
3 2 (0.15%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.074%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.59%) ION MarketView
2 4 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.074%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.74%) SaaS
4 5 (0.37%) GitHub
5 2 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.15%) PaaS
5 2 (0.15%) Heroku
5 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.074%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.074%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.074%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.48%) Broadband
1 20 (1.48%) Internet
2 11 (0.81%) HTTP
3 2 (0.15%) FTP
3 2 (0.15%) Multicast
4 1 (0.074%) LDAP
4 1 (0.074%) SNMP
4 1 (0.074%) SSL
4 1 (0.074%) RTP
4 1 (0.074%) Firewall
4 1 (0.074%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (7.47%) Big Data
2 83 (6.14%) NoSQL
3 78 (5.77%) MySQL
4 75 (5.55%) MongoDB
5 72 (5.33%) Hadoop
6 61 (4.51%) SQL Server
7 60 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 22 (1.63%) RDBMS
9 21 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (1.41%) Redis
11 17 (1.26%) Apache Hive
12 16 (1.18%) HBase
13 14 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (0.96%) KDB
14 13 (0.96%) Oracle Database
15 12 (0.89%) Impala
16 5 (0.37%) DB2
17 4 (0.30%) OLAP
17 4 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
17 4 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 161 (11.91%) Maven
2 119 (8.80%) JUnit
3 73 (5.40%) Git (software)
4 56 (4.14%) Eclipse
4 56 (4.14%) Ant
4 56 (4.14%) Jenkins
5 54 (3.99%) Subversion
6 43 (3.18%) Cucumber
7 42 (3.11%) Selenium
8 35 (2.59%) JIRA
9 20 (1.48%) Hudson
10 17 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (1.26%) Mercurial
11 15 (1.11%) Mockito
12 13 (0.96%) TestNG
13 12 (0.89%) Bitbucket
13 12 (0.89%) Spock
14 11 (0.81%) TeamCity
15 9 (0.67%) JBehave
16 8 (0.59%) jMock
General
1 362 (26.78%) Finance
2 261 (19.30%) Banking
3 254 (18.79%) Front Office
4 164 (12.13%) Investment Banking
5 71 (5.25%) Games
6 63 (4.66%) Retail
7 21 (1.55%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.55%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.48%) Multimedia
9 17 (1.26%) Publishing
10 7 (0.52%) Back Office
10 7 (0.52%) Interactive Media
11 5 (0.37%) Marketing
11 5 (0.37%) Legal
11 5 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.22%) Advertising
12 3 (0.22%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.15%) Greek Language
14 1 (0.074%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.074%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 669 (49.48%) Spring
2 440 (32.54%) Hibernate
3 265 (19.60%) J2EE
4 239 (17.68%) HTML
5 235 (17.38%) XML
6 166 (12.28%) CSS
7 139 (10.28%) Web Services
8 137 (10.13%) JMS
9 89 (6.58%) Spring MVC
9 89 (6.58%) HTML5
10 84 (6.21%) jQuery
11 81 (5.99%) REST
12 79 (5.84%) JSON
13 77 (5.70%) SOAP
14 74 (5.47%) Java EE
15 71 (5.25%) Struts
16 70 (5.18%) .NET
17 57 (4.22%) JSP
18 52 (3.85%) Apache Camel
19 46 (3.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 147 (10.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 116 (8.58%) Computer Science
3 84 (6.21%) Open Source
4 81 (5.99%) Derivative
5 76 (5.62%) Fixed Income
6 72 (5.33%) Equities
7 68 (5.03%) Algorithms
8 54 (3.99%) Mathematics
9 53 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
10 30 (2.22%) Visualisation
11 28 (2.07%) Data Structures
12 25 (1.85%) Market Risk
13 24 (1.78%) Mobile App
14 20 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (1.33%) Credit Risk
15 18 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
16 16 (1.18%) Hedge funds
17 14 (1.04%) Data Integration
17 14 (1.04%) Statistics
18 12 (0.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 200 (14.79%) UNIX
2 158 (11.69%) Linux
3 38 (2.81%) Windows
4 33 (2.44%) Android
5 7 (0.52%) NetWare
6 5 (0.37%) Solaris
6 5 (0.37%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.15%) openSUSE
8 2 (0.15%) HPUX
9 1 (0.074%) AIX
9 1 (0.074%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.074%) zOS
9 1 (0.074%) OS/400
9 1 (0.074%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 505 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (27.14%) Multithreading
3 344 (25.44%) TDD
4 223 (16.49%) OO
5 181 (13.39%) Scrum
6 142 (10.50%) MVC
7 135 (9.99%) E-Commerce
8 128 (9.47%) Low Latency
9 104 (7.69%) BDD
10 91 (6.73%) Software Engineering
11 73 (5.40%) Web Development
12 71 (5.25%) OOP
13 62 (4.59%) SOA
14 60 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
15 56 (4.14%) Risk Management
15 56 (4.14%) Pair Programming
15 56 (4.14%) Algorithmic Trading
16 51 (3.77%) Asset Management
17 50 (3.70%) Analytics
18 49 (3.62%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1352 (100.00%) Java
2 454 (33.58%) SQL
3 253 (18.71%) JavaScript
4 111 (8.21%) C#
5 105 (7.77%) Python
6 81 (5.99%) C++
7 68 (5.03%) Scala
8 46 (3.40%) Groovy
9 40 (2.96%) Shell Script
10 37 (2.74%) C
11 34 (2.51%) Perl
12 28 (2.07%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.55%) PHP
14 18 (1.33%) VBA
15 16 (1.18%) Ruby
16 15 (1.11%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.96%) R
18 10 (0.74%) VB
19 6 (0.44%) Clojure
20 5 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 228 (16.86%) Degree
2 28 (2.07%) PhD
3 10 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.074%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.074%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.074%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.59%) QA
2 6 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.074%) EMIR
4 1 (0.074%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.074%) Basel III
System Software
1 8 (0.59%) HDFS
2 4 (0.30%) Docker
3 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.074%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.074%) GridGain
4 1 (0.074%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.074%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (1.70%) StatsD
1 23 (1.70%) logstash
1 23 (1.70%) Kibana
2 8 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (0.59%) Puppet
3 5 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.15%) Salt
5 1 (0.074%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.074%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.074%) yum
Vendors
1 158 (11.69%) Oracle
2 60 (4.44%) Sybase
3 54 (3.99%) TIBCO
4 35 (2.59%) Google
5 29 (2.14%) hybris
6 28 (2.07%) Microsoft
6 28 (2.07%) ATG
7 25 (1.85%) Intershop
8 23 (1.70%) Endeca
8 23 (1.70%) Demandware
8 23 (1.70%) New Relic
9 16 (1.18%) IBM
10 13 (0.96%) Bloomberg
11 12 (0.89%) Atlassian
11 12 (0.89%) DataSynapse
12 11 (0.81%) 29West
12 11 (0.81%) ION Trading
13 10 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.44%) Tradeweb
15 5 (0.37%) MarketAxess
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
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