The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 278 308 302
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 53 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 0.38% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 49 17 23
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4552 4533 4980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.87% 37.99% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3888 4059 4651
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java SE
London

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014, 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 87 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (55.17%) Linux
3 43 (49.43%) Spring
4 34 (39.08%) Finance
4 34 (39.08%) UNIX
5 33 (37.93%) Java EE
6 32 (36.78%) Multithreading
7 31 (35.63%) Scala
8 30 (34.48%) Eclipse
9 27 (31.03%) XML
9 27 (31.03%) SQL
9 27 (31.03%) Scrum
10 26 (29.89%) SOA
11 24 (27.59%) Software Engineering
12 23 (26.44%) JUnit
13 21 (24.14%) Maven
14 19 (21.84%) Hibernate
14 19 (21.84%) Open Source
14 19 (21.84%) Relational Database
15 17 (19.54%) SOAP
15 17 (19.54%) Swing
16 15 (17.24%) Web Services
16 15 (17.24%) Ant
16 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
16 15 (17.24%) Mercurial
16 15 (17.24%) Android
16 15 (17.24%) Apache CXF
16 15 (17.24%) RESTful
17 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
17 14 (16.09%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 13 (14.94%) Apache
2 12 (13.79%) Apache Solr
3 8 (9.20%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.60%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.30%) Jetty
6 1 (1.15%) GemFire
6 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) HTTP
2 4 (4.60%) RTP
3 1 (1.15%) GSM
3 1 (1.15%) VoIP
3 1 (1.15%) LDAP
3 1 (1.15%) DHCP
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.15%) DNS
3 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.15%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.15%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.94%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.90%) Big Data
6 3 (3.45%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.45%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.45%) Redis
7 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 30 (34.48%) Eclipse
2 23 (26.44%) JUnit
3 21 (24.14%) Maven
4 15 (17.24%) Ant
4 15 (17.24%) Mercurial
5 9 (10.34%) Introscope
5 9 (10.34%) Xcode
5 9 (10.34%) PhoneGap
6 7 (8.05%) NetBeans
6 7 (8.05%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.60%) Robotium
7 4 (4.60%) IntelliJ
8 3 (3.45%) Mockito
9 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.30%) Subversion
10 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.15%) DbUnit
10 1 (1.15%) Selenium
10 1 (1.15%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.15%) jMock
General
1 34 (39.08%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Games
3 11 (12.64%) Banking
4 9 (10.34%) Front Office
5 4 (4.60%) Legal
6 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (60.92%) Developer
2 47 (54.02%) Java Developer
3 20 (22.99%) Architect
4 16 (18.39%) Senior Developer
5 12 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (12.64%) Senior Architect
7 9 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (9.20%) Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) Java Programmer
9 7 (8.05%) Front Office Developer
10 6 (6.90%) Android Developer
11 5 (5.75%) Technical Leader
12 4 (4.60%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Java Software Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (4.60%) Consultant
12 4 (4.60%) Analyst
12 4 (4.60%) Software Developer
12 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (49.43%) Spring
2 33 (37.93%) Java EE
3 27 (31.03%) XML
4 19 (21.84%) Hibernate
5 17 (19.54%) SOAP
5 17 (19.54%) Swing
6 15 (17.24%) Web Services
6 15 (17.24%) Apache CXF
6 15 (17.24%) RESTful
7 13 (14.94%) HTML
7 13 (14.94%) HTML5
7 13 (14.94%) jQuery
8 12 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (13.79%) Sass
8 12 (13.79%) LESS
9 9 (10.34%) J2EE
10 7 (8.05%) JMS
11 6 (6.90%) JSON
11 6 (6.90%) J2SE
12 4 (4.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Open Source
2 13 (14.94%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.34%) Social Media
4 8 (9.20%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.60%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.45%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.45%) Statistics
7 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.15%) Handset
8 1 (1.15%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.15%) Online Games
8 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (55.17%) Linux
2 34 (39.08%) UNIX
3 15 (17.24%) Android
4 13 (14.94%) Windows
5 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.75%) Solaris
6 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.15%) Fedora
7 1 (1.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) Multithreading
2 27 (31.03%) Scrum
3 26 (29.89%) SOA
4 24 (27.59%) Software Engineering
5 13 (14.94%) TDD
6 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.64%) Knowledge Management
7 9 (10.34%) EAI
7 9 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.90%) Android Development
9 6 (6.90%) Low Latency
10 5 (5.75%) B2B
10 5 (5.75%) Memory Management
11 4 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.60%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (4.60%) OOP
11 4 (4.60%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (4.60%) OO
11 4 (4.60%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (35.63%) Scala
3 27 (31.03%) SQL
4 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 14 (16.09%) Python
5 14 (16.09%) Shell Script
6 12 (13.79%) Bash Shell
7 11 (12.64%) C#
8 10 (11.49%) Perl
9 9 (10.34%) ActionScript
9 9 (10.34%) Objective-C
9 9 (10.34%) Erlang
10 8 (9.20%) C++
11 7 (8.05%) C
12 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.45%) R
13 1 (1.15%) PHP
13 1 (1.15%) Ruby
13 1 (1.15%) F#
13 1 (1.15%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) ISO 9001
1 5 (5.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Samba
1 1 (1.15%) Varnish
1 1 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Perforce
1 9 (10.34%) Splunk
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle
3 4 (4.60%) TIBCO
3 4 (4.60%) IBM
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.60%) Dell
3 4 (4.60%) BEA
3 4 (4.60%) Informatica
4 2 (2.30%) JBoss
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.15%) Sybase
5 1 (1.15%) Google
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