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 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 Programmer
Rank 283 285 310
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 31 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.35% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.38% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 16
Average salary £48,750 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £140,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
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
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 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 52 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 19 (36.54%) Spring
3 18 (34.62%) J2EE
3 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (32.69%) SQL
4 17 (32.69%) OOP
5 15 (28.85%) MVC
6 13 (25.00%) Scrum
7 11 (21.15%) CRM
7 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
8 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
8 10 (19.23%) Front Office
8 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (17.31%) HTML
9 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
9 9 (17.31%) Internet
10 8 (15.38%) Oracle
10 8 (15.38%) Web Services
10 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
10 8 (15.38%) Equities
10 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 8 (15.38%) Degree
10 8 (15.38%) Multithreading
11 7 (13.46%) MySQL
11 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
11 7 (13.46%) CSS
11 7 (13.46%) SOAP
11 7 (13.46%) UNIX
11 7 (13.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Java Programmer
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 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 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.46%) MySQL
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.92%) Redis
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Maven
1 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.77%) Ant
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) JUnit
3 1 (1.92%) Robotium
3 1 (1.92%) Robolectric
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Front Office
3 3 (5.77%) Publishing
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) Spring
2 18 (34.62%) J2EE
3 9 (17.31%) HTML
4 8 (15.38%) Web Services
5 7 (13.46%) CSS
5 7 (13.46%) SOAP
6 6 (11.54%) Hibernate
6 6 (11.54%) HTML5
7 5 (9.62%) jQuery
7 5 (9.62%) Middleware
7 5 (9.62%) Java SE
8 4 (7.69%) Swing
8 4 (7.69%) Grails
9 3 (5.77%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (5.77%) J2SE
9 3 (5.77%) Ajax
10 2 (3.85%) Java EE
10 2 (3.85%) Symfony
10 2 (3.85%) REST
10 2 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.38%) Equities
3 7 (13.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) Social Media
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) UNIX
2 6 (11.54%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) OOP
3 15 (28.85%) MVC
4 13 (25.00%) Scrum
5 11 (21.15%) CRM
6 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
7 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 8 (15.38%) Multithreading
8 6 (11.54%) Electronic Trading
9 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
9 5 (9.62%) TDD
9 5 (9.62%) OO
10 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
11 3 (5.77%) Analytics
11 3 (5.77%) Low Latency
11 3 (5.77%) Android Development
11 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
12 2 (3.85%) BDD
12 2 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (32.69%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.62%) C
5 4 (7.69%) C++
6 3 (5.77%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Groovy
7 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 3 (5.77%) Sybase
3 3 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.92%) Wall Street Systems
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago