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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 294 285 303
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 20 38 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.34% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.90% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 13
Average salary £55,000 £61,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.20% -5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
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
3360 4205 4376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.30% 37.59% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 3602 3948
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (55.88%) Degree
4 18 (52.94%) SQL
5 16 (47.06%) TDD
6 15 (44.12%) Web Services
7 14 (41.18%) Scrum
7 14 (41.18%) Multithreading
8 13 (38.24%) Finance
8 13 (38.24%) OO
9 12 (35.29%) Spring
10 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
10 11 (32.35%) UNIX
10 11 (32.35%) Linux
11 10 (29.41%) JMS
12 9 (26.47%) Windows
13 8 (23.53%) Maven
13 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
13 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
14 7 (20.59%) FIX Protocol
14 7 (20.59%) Oracle
14 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
14 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
15 6 (17.65%) Ant
15 6 (17.65%) Swing
15 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
15 6 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
15 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
15 6 (17.65%) Web Development
15 6 (17.65%) Java EE

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 4 (11.76%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (11.76%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Maven
2 6 (17.65%) Ant
2 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
2 6 (17.65%) Mercurial
2 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (14.71%) Selenium
4 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 2 (5.88%) JUnit
4 2 (5.88%) Mockito
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Back Office
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 21 (61.76%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Junior
4 5 (14.71%) Junior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Junior Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Web Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) Web Services
2 12 (35.29%) Spring
3 10 (29.41%) JMS
4 7 (20.59%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (17.65%) Java EE
5 6 (17.65%) Java EE 5
5 6 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (17.65%) Swing
6 5 (14.71%) XML
6 5 (14.71%) HTML
6 5 (14.71%) J2EE
6 5 (14.71%) Drools
6 5 (14.71%) Apache Camel
7 4 (11.76%) Apache Sling
7 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
7 4 (11.76%) SOAP
8 3 (8.82%) Middleware
8 3 (8.82%) J2SE
8 3 (8.82%) RESTful
8 3 (8.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Spread Betting
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) UNIX
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) TDD
3 14 (41.18%) Multithreading
3 14 (41.18%) Scrum
4 13 (38.24%) OO
5 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.65%) Web Development
6 6 (17.65%) BDD
7 5 (14.71%) OOD
7 5 (14.71%) SOA
8 4 (11.76%) Network Management
8 4 (11.76%) Low Latency
8 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.76%) CRM
9 3 (8.82%) OOP
10 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.94%) B2C
11 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.94%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
4 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
4 6 (17.65%) Scala
4 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.71%) C++
6 4 (11.76%) C
7 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.94%) Tradeweb
3 1 (2.94%) MarketAxess
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