The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 300 304 314
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 26 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 19
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £56,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £81,750 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Java Programmer
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
11133 11313 12081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.44% 93.35% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9339 10017 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Java Programmer Salary Trend in the City of London

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Java Programmer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (52.27%) Finance
3 20 (45.45%) Oracle
3 20 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 18 (40.91%) C
4 18 (40.91%) J2EE
5 17 (38.64%) C++
6 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 14 (31.82%) Middleware
8 13 (29.55%) TIBCO
8 13 (29.55%) Risk Management
8 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
8 13 (29.55%) Banking
8 13 (29.55%) Java EE
9 12 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (27.27%) Investment Banking
9 12 (27.27%) Waterfall
9 12 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (27.27%) Project Management
9 12 (27.27%) MQSeries
10 9 (20.45%) MySQL
10 9 (20.45%) Spring
10 9 (20.45%) Java SE
11 8 (18.18%) Android
11 8 (18.18%) Android Development
11 8 (18.18%) Hibernate
11 8 (18.18%) SQL
11 8 (18.18%) OO
12 7 (15.91%) Linux
13 6 (13.64%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (27.27%) MQSeries
2 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) MySQL
3 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Robotium
2 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 2 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) Ant
4 1 (2.27%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
2 13 (29.55%) Banking
3 12 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Front Office
5 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) J2EE
2 14 (31.82%) Middleware
3 13 (29.55%) Java EE
4 9 (20.45%) Spring
4 9 (20.45%) Java SE
5 8 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 6 (13.64%) SOAP
6 6 (13.64%) Web Services
6 6 (13.64%) HTML
7 5 (11.36%) CSS
7 5 (11.36%) REST
8 4 (9.09%) XMPP
9 3 (6.82%) J2SE
9 3 (6.82%) jQuery
9 3 (6.82%) RESTful
10 2 (4.55%) HTML5
10 2 (4.55%) Symfony
10 2 (4.55%) Guice
10 2 (4.55%) Lucene
11 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.55%) Equities
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Derivative
4 1 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Android
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
3 5 (11.36%) Windows
4 4 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 13 (29.55%) Risk Management
3 12 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 12 (27.27%) Project Management
4 8 (18.18%) Android Development
4 8 (18.18%) OO
5 6 (13.64%) OOP
6 5 (11.36%) CRM
7 4 (9.09%) Low Latency
7 4 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) TDD
8 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.55%) BDD
9 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.55%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.55%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (40.91%) C
3 17 (38.64%) C++
4 8 (18.18%) SQL
5 6 (13.64%) Python
5 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.27%) PowerHouse
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (2.27%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 13 (29.55%) TIBCO
3 3 (6.82%) JBoss
4 2 (4.55%) Google
5 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
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