The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 224 277 326
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +49
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 34 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 0.80% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 41
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
Java SE
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2592 3643 4959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.19% 35.21% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2339 3184 4264
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java SE
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Java SE Salary Trend in the City of London

Java SE
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java SE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Java SE Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 65 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (60.00%) Degree
4 43 (53.75%) Multithreading
5 41 (51.25%) Concurrent Programming
5 41 (51.25%) J2SE
6 40 (50.00%) Low Latency
6 40 (50.00%) JIRA
7 37 (46.25%) Finance
8 29 (36.25%) TDD
8 29 (36.25%) Oracle
9 26 (32.50%) SaaS
10 24 (30.00%) Fintech
11 21 (26.25%) SOA
12 20 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
13 18 (22.50%) Java EE
14 16 (20.00%) Groovy
14 16 (20.00%) Open Source
14 16 (20.00%) NoSQL
15 15 (18.75%) iPaaS
15 15 (18.75%) Eclipse
15 15 (18.75%) IntelliJ
15 15 (18.75%) IBM
15 15 (18.75%) XML
15 15 (18.75%) BEA
15 15 (18.75%) TIBCO
15 15 (18.75%) NetBeans
16 14 (17.50%) MySQL
16 14 (17.50%) JMS
16 14 (17.50%) UML

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.50%) SaaS
2 15 (18.75%) iPaaS
3 7 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 14 (17.50%) MySQL
3 13 (16.25%) RDBMS
3 13 (16.25%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.00%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 40 (50.00%) JIRA
2 15 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 15 (18.75%) IntelliJ
2 15 (18.75%) NetBeans
3 9 (11.25%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.75%) JUnit
5 7 (8.75%) Mockito
6 6 (7.50%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.50%) RSpec
6 6 (7.50%) Vagrant
7 3 (3.75%) Maven
8 2 (2.50%) Ant
9 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 37 (46.25%) Finance
2 13 (16.25%) Marketing
3 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 10 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.00%) Games
5 3 (3.75%) Publishing
6 2 (2.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 62 (77.50%) Developer
1 62 (77.50%) Java Developer
2 27 (33.75%) Senior Developer
2 27 (33.75%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Architect
3 11 (13.75%) Integration Architect
3 11 (13.75%) Java Architect
3 11 (13.75%) Java Solutions Architect
3 11 (13.75%) SaaS Architect
3 11 (13.75%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (8.75%) Consultant
5 5 (6.25%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Java Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Low Latency Java Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Core Java Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Integration Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.25%) J2SE
2 20 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 18 (22.50%) Java EE
4 15 (18.75%) XML
5 14 (17.50%) JMS
6 13 (16.25%) Node.js
7 11 (13.75%) REST
8 6 (7.50%) Spring
9 4 (5.00%) Web Services
10 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.50%) J2EE
11 2 (2.50%) RESTful
11 2 (2.50%) Swing
12 1 (1.25%) Ajax
12 1 (1.25%) Akka
12 1 (1.25%) Apache Flex
12 1 (1.25%) JDBC
12 1 (1.25%) JPA
12 1 (1.25%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) Fintech
2 4 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) Bitcoin
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (1.25%) Android
3 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.75%) Multithreading
3 41 (51.25%) Concurrent Programming
4 40 (50.00%) Low Latency
5 29 (36.25%) TDD
6 21 (26.25%) SOA
7 16 (20.00%) Open Source
8 14 (17.50%) UML
9 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (16.25%) Mentoring
9 13 (16.25%) OO
10 12 (15.00%) Presales
11 8 (10.00%) BDD
11 8 (10.00%) Scrum
12 7 (8.75%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (8.75%) DevOps
12 7 (8.75%) Microservices
13 3 (3.75%) Pair Programming
13 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
14 2 (2.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (20.00%) Groovy
3 13 (16.25%) Go
4 9 (11.25%) Scala
5 5 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (60.00%) Degree
2 13 (16.25%) OCP
2 13 (16.25%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Ansible
1 7 (8.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (36.25%) Oracle
2 15 (18.75%) BEA
2 15 (18.75%) IBM
2 15 (18.75%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.25%) Aquila
3 1 (1.25%) Linedata