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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 222 288 277
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 25 25 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.25% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 0.71% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 51
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.75%
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
2509 3514 4529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.44% 35.27% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2305 2989 3920
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,600 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 64 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (89.06%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (59.38%) Finance
4 36 (56.25%) Degree
4 36 (56.25%) Multithreading
4 36 (56.25%) Concurrent Programming
5 35 (54.69%) Low Latency
5 35 (54.69%) JIRA
5 35 (54.69%) J2SE
6 29 (45.31%) TDD
7 27 (42.19%) Fintech
8 21 (32.81%) Jenkins
9 20 (31.25%) FIX Protocol
10 19 (29.69%) NoSQL
11 17 (26.56%) Relational Database
11 17 (26.56%) Oracle
12 16 (25.00%) JUnit
12 16 (25.00%) Banking
12 16 (25.00%) Investment Banking
12 16 (25.00%) SaaS
12 16 (25.00%) Scala
13 14 (21.88%) SOA
14 13 (20.31%) SQL
14 13 (20.31%) MySQL
15 12 (18.75%) RDBMS
15 12 (18.75%) OCP
15 12 (18.75%) Oracle Certification
15 12 (18.75%) Groovy
15 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (18.75%) Git (software)

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 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.00%) SaaS
2 11 (17.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.25%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) NoSQL
2 17 (26.56%) Relational Database
3 13 (20.31%) MySQL
4 12 (18.75%) RDBMS
5 10 (15.63%) MongoDB
6 8 (12.50%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (54.69%) JIRA
2 21 (32.81%) Jenkins
3 16 (25.00%) JUnit
4 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 11 (17.19%) Maven
5 11 (17.19%) Mockito
6 10 (15.63%) Ant
6 10 (15.63%) Cucumber
6 10 (15.63%) RSpec
6 10 (15.63%) Vagrant
7 9 (14.06%) Eclipse
7 9 (14.06%) IntelliJ
7 9 (14.06%) NetBeans
8 5 (7.81%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 38 (59.38%) Finance
2 16 (25.00%) Banking
2 16 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Front Office
3 4 (6.25%) Games
3 4 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (84.38%) Developer
1 54 (84.38%) Java Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Senior Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Core Java Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Consultant
4 5 (7.81%) Java Consultant
4 5 (7.81%) Low Latency Java Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Integration Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Java Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Java Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.25%) SaaS Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Scala Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Java Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (54.69%) J2SE
2 20 (31.25%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (18.75%) Node.js
4 11 (17.19%) REST
5 10 (15.63%) Swing
6 6 (9.38%) Java EE
6 6 (9.38%) XML
7 5 (7.81%) JMS
8 4 (6.25%) Web Services
9 3 (4.69%) Spring
10 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.13%) RESTful
11 1 (1.56%) Ajax
11 1 (1.56%) JDBC
11 1 (1.56%) JPA
11 1 (1.56%) JSP
11 1 (1.56%) JSTL
11 1 (1.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (42.19%) Fintech
2 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.81%) Equities
2 5 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Bitcoin
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Linux
2 10 (15.63%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (89.06%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (56.25%) Concurrent Programming
2 36 (56.25%) Multithreading
3 35 (54.69%) Low Latency
4 29 (45.31%) TDD
5 14 (21.88%) SOA
6 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (17.19%) BDD
7 11 (17.19%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (17.19%) DevOps
7 11 (17.19%) Microservices
7 11 (17.19%) UML
8 10 (15.63%) OO
9 6 (9.38%) Scrum
10 5 (7.81%) Functional Testing
10 5 (7.81%) High Availability
10 5 (7.81%) Open Source
10 5 (7.81%) Presales
11 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (25.00%) Scala
3 13 (20.31%) SQL
4 12 (18.75%) Go
4 12 (18.75%) Groovy
5 5 (7.81%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (56.25%) Degree
2 12 (18.75%) OCP
2 12 (18.75%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) Ansible
1 11 (17.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) BEA
2 4 (6.25%) IBM
2 4 (6.25%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.56%) Aquila
3 1 (1.56%) Linedata
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 2 days ago