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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 31 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 687 845 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.22% 6.97% 6.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.64% 7.50% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 629 787 688
Average salary £57,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
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
10344 11272 11248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.64% 92.98% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8917 9756 10309
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 1480 (100.00%) Java
2 652 (44.05%) Spring
3 566 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 488 (32.97%) Finance
5 453 (30.61%) Multithreading
6 451 (30.47%) SQL
7 437 (29.53%) Hibernate
8 354 (23.92%) TDD
9 353 (23.85%) Banking
10 302 (20.41%) Front Office
11 283 (19.12%) JavaScript
12 276 (18.65%) Degree
13 274 (18.51%) OO
14 263 (17.77%) HTML
15 261 (17.64%) J2EE
16 253 (17.09%) XML
17 239 (16.15%) UNIX
18 224 (15.14%) Linux
19 215 (14.53%) Investment Banking
20 205 (13.85%) Low Latency
21 204 (13.78%) Oracle
22 194 (13.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 191 (12.91%) Scrum
24 172 (11.62%) CSS
25 167 (11.28%) Maven
26 162 (10.95%) Web Services
27 158 (10.68%) Computer Science
28 151 (10.20%) JMS
29 135 (9.12%) E-Commerce
30 130 (8.78%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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
1 130 (8.78%) Tomcat
2 67 (4.53%) Apache
3 60 (4.05%) Apache Solr
4 56 (3.78%) JBoss
5 48 (3.24%) WebLogic
6 47 (3.18%) Oracle Coherence
7 37 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
8 27 (1.82%) WebSphere
9 22 (1.49%) Confluence
10 19 (1.28%) GlassFish
11 16 (1.08%) GemFire
12 12 (0.81%) Jetty
12 12 (0.81%) MQSeries
13 11 (0.74%) Node.js
14 10 (0.68%) Mule
15 9 (0.61%) TIBCO EMS
16 8 (0.54%) CMS
17 7 (0.47%) Apache Spark
18 6 (0.41%) IIS
19 4 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.27%) MS Office
3 3 (0.20%) Weka
4 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.068%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.41%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.068%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.068%) RMDS
3 1 (0.068%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
1 16 (1.08%) SaaS
2 13 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.81%) GitHub
4 5 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.14%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.14%) Heroku
6 1 (0.068%) PaaS
6 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.35%) Broadband
1 20 (1.35%) HTTP
2 7 (0.47%) Internet
3 5 (0.34%) RTP
4 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.20%) SAN
6 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.068%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.068%) Firewall
7 1 (0.068%) SNMP
7 1 (0.068%) GSM
7 1 (0.068%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (7.16%) MySQL
2 98 (6.62%) Relational Database
3 91 (6.15%) Big Data
4 80 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 77 (5.20%) SQL Server
6 72 (4.86%) MongoDB
7 70 (4.73%) Hadoop
8 32 (2.16%) RDBMS
9 25 (1.69%) KDB
10 23 (1.55%) Redis
11 19 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (1.08%) HBase
13 15 (1.01%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.01%) Apache Hive
14 12 (0.81%) Impala
15 10 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
17 7 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 6 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 167 (11.28%) Maven
2 124 (8.38%) JUnit
3 67 (4.53%) Subversion
4 66 (4.46%) Git (software)
5 65 (4.39%) Eclipse
6 57 (3.85%) Selenium
7 55 (3.72%) Jenkins
8 52 (3.51%) Ant
9 51 (3.45%) Cucumber
10 35 (2.36%) JIRA
11 25 (1.69%) Hudson
12 21 (1.42%) Mercurial
13 16 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (0.95%) TeamCity
15 13 (0.88%) Apache Ivy
16 10 (0.68%) Bitbucket
16 10 (0.68%) ClearCase
17 9 (0.61%) Mockito
17 9 (0.61%) jMock
18 8 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 488 (32.97%) Finance
2 353 (23.85%) Banking
3 302 (20.41%) Front Office
4 215 (14.53%) Investment Banking
5 70 (4.73%) Games
6 66 (4.46%) Retail
7 33 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 31 (2.09%) Financial Institution
9 21 (1.42%) Legal
10 18 (1.22%) Multimedia
11 13 (0.88%) Back Office
12 11 (0.74%) Publishing
13 8 (0.54%) Advertising
14 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.41%) Marketing
15 4 (0.27%) Interactive Media
15 4 (0.27%) Billing
16 3 (0.20%) Online Betting
17 2 (0.14%) Greek Language
17 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 652 (44.05%) Spring
2 437 (29.53%) Hibernate
3 263 (17.77%) HTML
4 261 (17.64%) J2EE
5 253 (17.09%) XML
6 172 (11.62%) CSS
7 162 (10.95%) Web Services
8 151 (10.20%) JMS
9 95 (6.42%) Java EE
9 95 (6.42%) HTML5
10 94 (6.35%) jQuery
11 86 (5.81%) SOAP
12 79 (5.34%) REST
13 78 (5.27%) Spring MVC
14 75 (5.07%) JSP
15 74 (5.00%) JSON
16 71 (4.80%) .NET
17 64 (4.32%) FIX Protocol
18 56 (3.78%) Struts
19 53 (3.58%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 194 (13.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 158 (10.68%) Computer Science
3 126 (8.51%) Algorithms
4 116 (7.84%) Derivative
5 112 (7.57%) Equities
6 98 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
7 97 (6.55%) Open Source
8 84 (5.68%) Fixed Income
9 82 (5.54%) Mathematics
10 72 (4.86%) Data Structures
11 35 (2.36%) Market Risk
12 29 (1.96%) Credit Risk
13 27 (1.82%) Visualisation
14 26 (1.76%) Mobile App
15 25 (1.69%) Hedge funds
15 25 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
16 22 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
17 17 (1.15%) Physics
18 13 (0.88%) Statistics
19 11 (0.74%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 239 (16.15%) UNIX
2 224 (15.14%) Linux
3 58 (3.92%) Windows
4 33 (2.23%) Android
5 16 (1.08%) NetWare
6 7 (0.47%) Solaris
7 3 (0.20%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.20%) AIX
8 2 (0.14%) HPUX
9 1 (0.068%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.068%) zOS
9 1 (0.068%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.068%) LynxOS
9 1 (0.068%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.068%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.068%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.068%) OS/400
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (30.61%) Multithreading
3 354 (23.92%) TDD
4 274 (18.51%) OO
5 205 (13.85%) Low Latency
6 191 (12.91%) Scrum
7 135 (9.12%) E-Commerce
8 120 (8.11%) Software Engineering
9 111 (7.50%) MVC
10 102 (6.89%) BDD
11 78 (5.27%) Web Development
12 76 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
12 76 (5.14%) Mentoring
13 66 (4.46%) SOA
13 66 (4.46%) OOP
14 63 (4.26%) Risk Management
15 62 (4.19%) Analytics
16 58 (3.92%) Electronic Trading
17 57 (3.85%) Unit Testing
18 55 (3.72%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1480 (100.00%) Java
2 451 (30.47%) SQL
3 283 (19.12%) JavaScript
4 120 (8.11%) C#
5 119 (8.04%) Python
6 98 (6.62%) C++
7 68 (4.59%) Scala
8 47 (3.18%) C
9 46 (3.11%) Shell Script
10 34 (2.30%) Perl
11 32 (2.16%) Groovy
12 29 (1.96%) PL/SQL
13 25 (1.69%) PHP
14 23 (1.55%) Bash Shell
15 22 (1.49%) Ruby
16 18 (1.22%) R
17 13 (0.88%) VBA
18 12 (0.81%) VB
19 7 (0.47%) VB.NET
19 7 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 276 (18.65%) Degree
2 27 (1.82%) PhD
3 17 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.068%) CFA
6 1 (0.068%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.11%) QA
2 10 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.068%) EMIR
4 1 (0.068%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.068%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (0.74%) HDFS
2 4 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.14%) Docker
4 1 (0.068%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.068%) GridGain
4 1 (0.068%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (1.22%) StatsD
1 18 (1.22%) logstash
1 18 (1.22%) Kibana
2 8 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (0.54%) Puppet
3 6 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.14%) YUM
5 2 (0.14%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.14%) Ansible
6 1 (0.068%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.068%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.068%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 204 (13.78%) Oracle
2 59 (3.99%) Sybase
3 52 (3.51%) TIBCO
4 33 (2.23%) Google
5 27 (1.82%) Microsoft
6 25 (1.69%) ATG
7 23 (1.55%) hybris
8 21 (1.42%) Intershop
9 19 (1.28%) Endeca
9 19 (1.28%) Demandware
10 18 (1.22%) New Relic
11 17 (1.15%) IBM
12 16 (1.08%) Bloomberg
13 13 (0.88%) 29West
14 12 (0.81%) Atlassian
15 11 (0.74%) DataSynapse
16 10 (0.68%) ION Trading
17 8 (0.54%) Tradeweb
18 7 (0.47%) MarketAxess
18 7 (0.47%) Terracotta
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