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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 279 302 303
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 36 30 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 0.65% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 35
Average salary £52,500 £58,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.60%
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
4087 4615 4615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.79% 38.55% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3599 4097 4339
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 83 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (49.40%) Spring
3 39 (46.99%) Linux
4 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (37.35%) Multithreading
6 28 (33.73%) Finance
7 27 (32.53%) UNIX
8 26 (31.33%) Java EE
9 25 (30.12%) SQL
10 24 (28.92%) Relational Database
11 23 (27.71%) SOAP
12 22 (26.51%) XML
12 22 (26.51%) Scrum
12 22 (26.51%) Scala
13 21 (25.30%) Web Services
14 20 (24.10%) Software Engineering
14 20 (24.10%) Hibernate
15 18 (21.69%) TDD
16 16 (19.28%) Windows
16 16 (19.28%) SOA
16 16 (19.28%) Eclipse
16 16 (19.28%) Apache CXF
17 15 (18.07%) RESTful
17 15 (18.07%) Degree
17 15 (18.07%) Python
17 15 (18.07%) Games
17 15 (18.07%) Banking
17 15 (18.07%) Maven
18 14 (16.87%) Swing
18 14 (16.87%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (15.66%) Apache
2 12 (14.46%) Apache Solr
3 9 (10.84%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.61%) JBoss
4 3 (3.61%) Jetty
5 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.41%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.20%) GemFire
6 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) HTTP
2 5 (6.02%) RTP
3 1 (1.20%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.20%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.20%) Multicast
3 1 (1.20%) LDAP
3 1 (1.20%) GSM
3 1 (1.20%) VoIP
3 1 (1.20%) DHCP
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.64%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (9.64%) Big Data
3 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.02%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.82%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.82%) Redis
6 3 (3.61%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.20%) KDB
8 1 (1.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Eclipse
2 15 (18.07%) Maven
3 12 (14.46%) JUnit
4 9 (10.84%) Ant
4 9 (10.84%) Mercurial
5 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.23%) Introscope
6 6 (7.23%) Xcode
7 5 (6.02%) Robotium
7 5 (6.02%) Robolectric
8 3 (3.61%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.61%) Selenium
9 2 (2.41%) Mockito
9 2 (2.41%) Subversion
9 2 (2.41%) JIRA
10 1 (1.20%) DbUnit
10 1 (1.20%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.20%) jMock
10 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.20%) Trac
General
1 28 (33.73%) Finance
2 15 (18.07%) Games
2 15 (18.07%) Banking
3 6 (7.23%) Financial Institution
4 5 (6.02%) Front Office
5 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (66.27%) Developer
2 52 (62.65%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.28%) Architect
4 15 (18.07%) Senior Developer
5 13 (15.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Programmer
6 9 (10.84%) Java Programmer
7 7 (8.43%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (8.43%) Senior Architect
7 7 (8.43%) Android Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Java Swing Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.82%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 4 (4.82%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (4.82%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (49.40%) Spring
2 26 (31.33%) Java EE
3 23 (27.71%) SOAP
4 22 (26.51%) XML
5 21 (25.30%) Web Services
6 20 (24.10%) Hibernate
7 16 (19.28%) Apache CXF
8 15 (18.07%) RESTful
9 14 (16.87%) Swing
10 12 (14.46%) HTML
10 12 (14.46%) J2EE
10 12 (14.46%) jQuery
10 12 (14.46%) Sass
10 12 (14.46%) LESS
10 12 (14.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (10.84%) HTML5
12 6 (7.23%) J2SE
12 6 (7.23%) PhoneGap
13 5 (6.02%) JMS
13 5 (6.02%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Open Source
2 9 (10.84%) Algorithms
3 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.43%) Mathematics
5 6 (7.23%) Social Media
5 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.82%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.82%) Statistics
7 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.20%) Handset
8 1 (1.20%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.20%) Derivative
8 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.20%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 39 (46.99%) Linux
2 27 (32.53%) UNIX
3 16 (19.28%) Windows
4 13 (15.66%) Android
5 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.02%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.02%) Solaris
7 1 (1.20%) Fedora
7 1 (1.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (37.35%) Multithreading
3 22 (26.51%) Scrum
4 20 (24.10%) Software Engineering
5 18 (21.69%) TDD
6 16 (19.28%) SOA
7 14 (16.87%) Mentoring
8 9 (10.84%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (9.64%) CRM
9 8 (9.64%) E-Commerce
9 8 (9.64%) Business Analysis
9 8 (9.64%) Low Latency
10 7 (8.43%) Android Development
10 7 (8.43%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (8.43%) OO
11 6 (7.23%) EAI
11 6 (7.23%) Algorithmic Trading
11 6 (7.23%) Memory Management
11 6 (7.23%) BDD
12 5 (6.02%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (30.12%) SQL
3 22 (26.51%) Scala
4 15 (18.07%) Python
5 13 (15.66%) JavaScript
6 10 (12.05%) Perl
6 10 (12.05%) C#
6 10 (12.05%) Shell Script
7 9 (10.84%) Erlang
7 9 (10.84%) Bash Shell
8 8 (9.64%) C++
8 8 (9.64%) PL/SQL
9 6 (7.23%) C
9 6 (7.23%) ActionScript
9 6 (7.23%) Objective-C
10 4 (4.82%) R
11 1 (1.20%) Clojure
11 1 (1.20%) Ruby
11 1 (1.20%) XPath
11 1 (1.20%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Samba
1 1 (1.20%) Varnish
1 1 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) Perforce
2 6 (7.23%) Splunk
3 1 (1.20%) Google
3 1 (1.20%) Sybase
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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