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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 287 276 306
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +30
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 24 53 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 1.21% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 48 19
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £84,750 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
3453 4385 4618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.43% 37.38% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2937 3807 4162
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE.

1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (49.02%) OO
4 23 (45.10%) Degree
4 23 (45.10%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (43.14%) TDD
5 22 (43.14%) Relational Database
5 22 (43.14%) Oracle
6 21 (41.18%) RDBMS
7 19 (37.25%) Multithreading
8 18 (35.29%) SaaS
8 18 (35.29%) Finance
9 17 (33.33%) Scrum
9 17 (33.33%) UML
9 17 (33.33%) OCP
9 17 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
9 17 (33.33%) MySQL
9 17 (33.33%) NoSQL
10 15 (29.41%) FIX Protocol
10 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
11 13 (25.49%) Spring
11 13 (25.49%) Scala
11 13 (25.49%) Concurrent Programming
12 11 (21.57%) Web Development
12 11 (21.57%) SQL
13 10 (19.61%) HTML
13 10 (19.61%) Windows
13 10 (19.61%) Linux
13 10 (19.61%) J2SE
13 10 (19.61%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.76%) JBoss
2 5 (9.80%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (7.84%) Node.js
4 2 (3.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 18 (35.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) Relational Database
2 21 (41.18%) RDBMS
3 17 (33.33%) MySQL
3 17 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.92%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) JIRA
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Maven
3 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.96%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.96%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Front Office
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (88.24%) Developer
2 44 (86.27%) Java Developer
3 19 (37.25%) Senior Java Developer
3 19 (37.25%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Lead Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Core Java Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Graduate Java Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Junior Support Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Junior Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Graduate
8 1 (1.96%) Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (25.49%) Spring
3 10 (19.61%) HTML
3 10 (19.61%) J2SE
4 9 (17.65%) XML
4 9 (17.65%) J2EE
4 9 (17.65%) Java EE
5 8 (15.69%) Web Services
5 8 (15.69%) REST
6 6 (11.76%) JPA
6 6 (11.76%) Hibernate
7 5 (9.80%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (9.80%) SOAP
7 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.80%) Apache Camel
7 5 (9.80%) JBoss Seam
7 5 (9.80%) Spring MVC
7 5 (9.80%) JSF
8 4 (7.84%) Ajax
8 4 (7.84%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.92%) Blog
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
1 10 (19.61%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (49.02%) OO
3 23 (45.10%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (43.14%) TDD
5 19 (37.25%) Multithreading
6 17 (33.33%) UML
6 17 (33.33%) Scrum
7 13 (25.49%) Concurrent Programming
8 11 (21.57%) Web Development
9 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (13.73%) Coaching
10 7 (13.73%) People Management
11 5 (9.80%) MVC
12 4 (7.84%) OOD
12 4 (7.84%) Network Management
12 4 (7.84%) SDLC
13 2 (3.92%) Android Development
13 2 (3.92%) iOS Development
13 2 (3.92%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.49%) Scala
4 11 (21.57%) SQL
5 4 (7.84%) C++
5 4 (7.84%) Groovy
5 4 (7.84%) C
5 4 (7.84%) Go
6 3 (5.88%) C#
6 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Degree
2 17 (33.33%) OCP
2 17 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe
3 1 (1.96%) BEA
3 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.96%) Sybase
3 1 (1.96%) IBM
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