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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 218 304 287
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -17
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 47 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.13% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 0.41% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 34
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.64% +8.33%
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
2347 3411 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.16% 32.84% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2105 3047 3586
Average salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, 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 80 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (83.75%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (58.75%) Degree
4 38 (47.50%) Multithreading
4 38 (47.50%) Finance
5 34 (42.50%) Concurrent Programming
6 33 (41.25%) Oracle
7 32 (40.00%) TDD
8 31 (38.75%) J2SE
9 30 (37.50%) SaaS
10 28 (35.00%) JIRA
11 24 (30.00%) FIX Protocol
11 24 (30.00%) Groovy
12 21 (26.25%) Low Latency
13 20 (25.00%) NoSQL
14 18 (22.50%) Relational Database
14 18 (22.50%) JMS
15 17 (21.25%) OO
15 17 (21.25%) OCP
15 17 (21.25%) Oracle Certification
15 17 (21.25%) MySQL
15 17 (21.25%) UML
15 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
15 17 (21.25%) Node.js
15 17 (21.25%) Go
15 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (20.00%) Java EE
16 16 (20.00%) Eclipse
17 15 (18.75%) IntelliJ
17 15 (18.75%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (21.25%) Node.js
2 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.25%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.25%) JBoss
3 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 30 (37.50%) SaaS
2 15 (18.75%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 18 (22.50%) Relational Database
3 17 (21.25%) MySQL
3 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.25%) Big Data
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (35.00%) JIRA
2 16 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 15 (18.75%) IntelliJ
3 15 (18.75%) NetBeans
4 2 (2.50%) Ant
4 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.50%) Maven
5 1 (1.25%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 38 (47.50%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Marketing
3 7 (8.75%) Publishing
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (83.75%) Developer
1 67 (83.75%) Java Developer
2 38 (47.50%) Senior Developer
2 38 (47.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Architect
3 10 (12.50%) Integration Architect
3 10 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 10 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
3 10 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (7.50%) Core Java Developer
5 4 (5.00%) Graduate
5 4 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (5.00%) Graduate Java Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Consultant
6 3 (3.75%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Junior
7 2 (2.50%) Junior Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (38.75%) J2SE
2 24 (30.00%) FIX Protocol
3 18 (22.50%) JMS
4 16 (20.00%) Java EE
5 13 (16.25%) XML
6 8 (10.00%) Spring
7 6 (7.50%) REST
8 3 (3.75%) J2EE
8 3 (3.75%) Web Services
9 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.50%) Java Concurrency
9 2 (2.50%) JSON
10 1 (1.25%) .NET
10 1 (1.25%) Akka
10 1 (1.25%) Apache Flex
10 1 (1.25%) EJB
10 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.25%) Swing
10 1 (1.25%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Fintech
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (83.75%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (47.50%) Multithreading
3 34 (42.50%) Concurrent Programming
4 32 (40.00%) TDD
5 21 (26.25%) Low Latency
6 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (21.25%) OO
6 17 (21.25%) UML
7 15 (18.75%) Open Source
7 15 (18.75%) SOA
8 14 (17.50%) Scrum
9 13 (16.25%) Mentoring
10 10 (12.50%) Presales
11 7 (8.75%) Pair Programming
12 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.75%) CRM
12 3 (3.75%) ERP
12 3 (3.75%) OOP
12 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (30.00%) Groovy
3 17 (21.25%) Go
4 7 (8.75%) Scala
5 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.50%) SQL
6 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 47 (58.75%) Degree
2 17 (21.25%) OCP
2 17 (21.25%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 33 (41.25%) Oracle
2 15 (18.75%) BEA
2 15 (18.75%) IBM
2 15 (18.75%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.25%) Sybase
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago