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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 295 308 322
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 24 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 18
Average salary £55,000 £71,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.80% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £55,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £82,250 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.17%
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
10947 11164 12084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.68% 93.13% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9208 9889 11051
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) Finance
3 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
4 19 (44.19%) Oracle
5 18 (41.86%) C
6 17 (39.53%) J2EE
7 16 (37.21%) C++
7 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
8 15 (34.88%) Middleware
9 13 (30.23%) Risk Management
9 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
9 13 (30.23%) Java EE
10 12 (27.91%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
10 12 (27.91%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (27.91%) TIBCO
10 12 (27.91%) Project Management
10 12 (27.91%) Banking
10 12 (27.91%) Investment Banking
10 12 (27.91%) MQSeries
11 10 (23.26%) Spring
12 9 (20.93%) MySQL
12 9 (20.93%) Java SE
13 8 (18.60%) SQL
13 8 (18.60%) Hibernate
14 7 (16.28%) HTML
14 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
14 7 (16.28%) Android
14 7 (16.28%) Android Development
15 6 (13.95%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (27.91%) MQSeries
2 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.98%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) MySQL
3 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.33%) Redis
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Robotium
2 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.65%) Maven
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
3 12 (27.91%) Banking
3 12 (27.91%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Front Office
5 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) J2EE
2 15 (34.88%) Middleware
3 13 (30.23%) Java EE
4 10 (23.26%) Spring
5 9 (20.93%) Java SE
6 8 (18.60%) Hibernate
7 7 (16.28%) HTML
8 6 (13.95%) CSS
8 6 (13.95%) SOAP
8 6 (13.95%) Web Services
9 4 (9.30%) XMPP
9 4 (9.30%) jQuery
9 4 (9.30%) REST
10 3 (6.98%) J2SE
11 2 (4.65%) Lucene
11 2 (4.65%) Guice
11 2 (4.65%) RESTful
11 2 (4.65%) HTML5
11 2 (4.65%) Symfony
12 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.65%) Equities
4 1 (2.33%) Derivative
4 1 (2.33%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Android
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Windows
4 4 (9.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
2 13 (30.23%) Risk Management
3 12 (27.91%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (27.91%) Project Management
3 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
4 7 (16.28%) Android Development
5 6 (13.95%) OO
6 5 (11.63%) CRM
6 5 (11.63%) OOP
6 5 (11.63%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) Low Latency
7 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (4.65%) BDD
9 2 (4.65%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.65%) Investment Management
9 2 (4.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (41.86%) C
3 16 (37.21%) C++
4 8 (18.60%) SQL
5 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) Python
7 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.33%) PowerHouse
9 1 (2.33%) Ruby
9 1 (2.33%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 12 (27.91%) TIBCO
3 3 (6.98%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
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