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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
London / City of London
Rank 199 213 308
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +95
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 27 48 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.70% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 1.92% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 14
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.89%

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
1882 2495 3410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.45% 36.43% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1704 2206 3013
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (94.64%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (85.71%) Finance
4 46 (82.14%) Multithreading
5 45 (80.36%) Degree
6 43 (76.79%) JIRA
6 43 (76.79%) J2SE
6 43 (76.79%) Concurrent Programming
7 42 (75.00%) Fintech
8 40 (71.43%) Low Latency
9 27 (48.21%) FIX Protocol
10 21 (37.50%) TDD
11 15 (26.79%) Banking
11 15 (26.79%) Investment Banking
11 15 (26.79%) REST
12 11 (19.64%) Maven
13 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
14 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
14 8 (14.29%) Linux
14 8 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (12.50%) Scala
16 5 (8.93%) DevOps
16 5 (8.93%) React
16 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
16 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
16 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
16 5 (8.93%) Unix
16 5 (8.93%) Swing
16 5 (8.93%) SOA
16 5 (8.93%) SQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) AMQP
1 2 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
1 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
1 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.36%) KDB
2 3 (5.36%) Kdb+
2 3 (5.36%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.79%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 43 (76.79%) JIRA
2 11 (19.64%) Maven
3 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.93%) Ant
5 5 (8.93%) JUnit
6 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
6 4 (7.14%) IntelliJ
6 4 (7.14%) NetBeans
7 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.36%) Mockito
7 3 (5.36%) RSpec
7 3 (5.36%) Vagrant
8 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
General
1 48 (85.71%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) Banking
2 15 (26.79%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 53 (94.64%) Developer
1 53 (94.64%) Java Developer
2 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 8 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
2 8 (14.29%) Scala Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Core Java Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Low Latency Java Developer
4 3 (5.36%) KDB Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Consultant
5 2 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Development Consultant
6 1 (1.79%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (1.79%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (1.79%) Java Consultant
6 1 (1.79%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (1.79%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (76.79%) J2SE
2 27 (48.21%) FIX Protocol
3 15 (26.79%) REST
4 5 (8.93%) React
4 5 (8.93%) Swing
5 3 (5.36%) Node.js
5 3 (5.36%) Spring
6 2 (3.57%) Java EE
6 2 (3.57%) JDBC
6 2 (3.57%) JMS
6 2 (3.57%) RAML
6 2 (3.57%) RESTful
6 2 (3.57%) SOAP
6 2 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (75.00%) Fintech
2 8 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.14%) Equities
3 4 (7.14%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (94.64%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (82.14%) Multithreading
3 43 (76.79%) Concurrent Programming
4 40 (71.43%) Low Latency
5 21 (37.50%) TDD
6 5 (8.93%) DevOps
6 5 (8.93%) SOA
7 4 (7.14%) Scrum
8 3 (5.36%) Algorithmic Trading
8 3 (5.36%) BDD
8 3 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.36%) Market Making
8 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.36%) Microservices
8 3 (5.36%) Multithreaded Programming
9 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.57%) Functional Testing
9 2 (3.57%) High Availability
9 2 (3.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (12.50%) Scala
3 5 (8.93%) SQL
4 3 (5.36%) Clojure
4 3 (5.36%) Go
4 3 (5.36%) Groovy
5 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (80.36%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) OCP
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Ansible
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
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Salary: £50000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
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