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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 278 314 313
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 24 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.59% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 15
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +23.07%
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
3416 4743 4582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.03% 37.54% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2966 4099 4039
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 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £72,500 £72,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 39 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (56.41%) OO
4 20 (51.28%) Degree
5 19 (48.72%) SQL
6 17 (43.59%) Scrum
6 17 (43.59%) TDD
6 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
6 17 (43.59%) Multithreading
7 16 (41.03%) Finance
7 16 (41.03%) Linux
8 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
9 13 (33.33%) RDBMS
9 13 (33.33%) Spring
9 13 (33.33%) Web Development
9 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (30.77%) Scala
10 12 (30.77%) NoSQL
10 12 (30.77%) Maven
11 11 (28.21%) Web Services
12 10 (25.64%) XML
12 10 (25.64%) HTML
12 10 (25.64%) Windows
12 10 (25.64%) FIX Protocol
13 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
13 9 (23.08%) UNIX
13 9 (23.08%) J2EE
13 9 (23.08%) Oracle
14 7 (17.95%) C

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (10.26%) Apache ServiceMix
1 4 (10.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (10.26%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 12 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 6 (15.38%) MySQL
4 4 (10.26%) Jackrabbit
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Maven
2 6 (15.38%) Mercurial
2 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 6 (15.38%) Ant
3 2 (5.13%) Mockito
3 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Back Office
2 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 25 (64.10%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Junior
7 1 (2.56%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) Spring
2 11 (28.21%) Web Services
3 10 (25.64%) XML
3 10 (25.64%) HTML
3 10 (25.64%) FIX Protocol
4 9 (23.08%) J2EE
5 7 (17.95%) Swing
5 7 (17.95%) REST
6 6 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (12.82%) JMS
7 5 (12.82%) Java EE
7 5 (12.82%) Apache Camel
8 4 (10.26%) JPA
8 4 (10.26%) Spring MVC
8 4 (10.26%) JBoss Seam
8 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.26%) Apache Sling
8 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
8 4 (10.26%) JSF
8 4 (10.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.13%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 9 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) OO
3 17 (43.59%) Scrum
3 17 (43.59%) TDD
3 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
3 17 (43.59%) Multithreading
4 13 (33.33%) Web Development
5 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (17.95%) OOD
6 7 (17.95%) Network Management
7 6 (15.38%) UML
8 4 (10.26%) MVC
9 3 (7.69%) OOP
9 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.69%) Low Latency
9 3 (7.69%) Coaching
9 3 (7.69%) People Management
9 3 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.77%) Scala
5 7 (17.95%) C
5 7 (17.95%) C++
6 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) OCP
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Adobe
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