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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 280 285 311
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 28 49 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.40% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 1.06% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 18
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
3624 4621 4659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.78% 37.32% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3122 3946 4177
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 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £72,500 £75,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 52 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (55.77%) OO
4 25 (48.08%) Degree
5 24 (46.15%) TDD
6 23 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (40.38%) Relational Database
7 21 (40.38%) Scrum
7 21 (40.38%) RDBMS
8 19 (36.54%) Oracle
8 19 (36.54%) NoSQL
8 19 (36.54%) Multithreading
9 18 (34.62%) Finance
10 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
10 17 (32.69%) SQL
10 17 (32.69%) Scala
11 16 (30.77%) SaaS
11 16 (30.77%) Linux
12 15 (28.85%) UML
12 15 (28.85%) MySQL
12 15 (28.85%) OCP
12 15 (28.85%) Oracle Certification
12 15 (28.85%) Spring
12 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
13 13 (25.00%) Web Development
13 13 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
14 12 (23.08%) HTML
14 12 (23.08%) Windows
15 11 (21.15%) XML
15 11 (21.15%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (9.62%) JBoss
1 5 (9.62%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.77%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) RDBMS
1 21 (40.38%) Relational Database
2 19 (36.54%) NoSQL
3 15 (28.85%) MySQL
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.69%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Maven
2 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.69%) Ant
4 4 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.69%) JIRA
4 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 2 (3.85%) Mockito
5 2 (3.85%) JUnit
6 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.92%) NetBeans
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.77%) Back Office
4 2 (3.85%) Front Office
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Developer
2 39 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Lead Java Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Lead Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Core Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Junior Support Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Junior Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Front Office Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) Spring
2 13 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (23.08%) HTML
4 11 (21.15%) XML
5 10 (19.23%) J2EE
5 10 (19.23%) Web Services
6 9 (17.31%) Java EE
7 8 (15.38%) REST
8 6 (11.54%) JPA
8 6 (11.54%) J2SE
8 6 (11.54%) Hibernate
8 6 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (9.62%) JMS
9 5 (9.62%) Swing
9 5 (9.62%) SOAP
9 5 (9.62%) Spring MVC
9 5 (9.62%) JSF
9 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.62%) Apache Camel
9 5 (9.62%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.85%) Blog
3 2 (3.85%) Spread Betting
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) Windows
3 8 (15.38%) UNIX
4 2 (3.85%) Android
4 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (55.77%) OO
3 24 (46.15%) TDD
4 23 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (40.38%) Scrum
6 19 (36.54%) Multithreading
7 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
7 15 (28.85%) UML
8 13 (25.00%) Web Development
9 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.46%) Concurrent Programming
9 7 (13.46%) Coaching
9 7 (13.46%) People Management
10 6 (11.54%) Network Management
10 6 (11.54%) SDLC
10 6 (11.54%) OOD
11 5 (9.62%) MVC
12 2 (3.85%) OOP
12 2 (3.85%) Low Latency
12 2 (3.85%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
2 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 17 (32.69%) Scala
3 6 (11.54%) C++
3 6 (11.54%) C
4 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.85%) C#
6 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.85%) Groovy
6 2 (3.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Degree
2 15 (28.85%) OCP
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (1.92%) BEA
3 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.92%) IBM
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