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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 298 302 288
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 16 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.52% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 38
Average salary £35,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,750 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £38,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.83% -18.42%
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
3708 4631 4523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.44% 39.96% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3297 4031 4201
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (43.33%) Multithreading
4 24 (40.00%) Scrum
5 22 (36.67%) SQL
5 22 (36.67%) Spring
6 21 (35.00%) TDD
7 20 (33.33%) UNIX
7 20 (33.33%) Linux
7 20 (33.33%) Java EE
8 19 (31.67%) Web Services
8 19 (31.67%) Finance
9 16 (26.67%) Hibernate
10 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 14 (23.33%) SOAP
11 14 (23.33%) Swing
12 13 (21.67%) Scala
13 12 (20.00%) Banking
13 12 (20.00%) Maven
14 11 (18.33%) Degree
15 10 (16.67%) JUnit
15 10 (16.67%) JMS
15 10 (16.67%) SOA
15 10 (16.67%) Eclipse
15 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
15 10 (16.67%) BDD
16 9 (15.00%) Ant
16 9 (15.00%) Windows
16 9 (15.00%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (5.00%) JBoss
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.33%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.67%) Jetty
4 1 (1.67%) GemFire
4 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (10.00%) Big Data
3 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.33%) DB2
5 2 (3.33%) Redis
6 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.67%) KDB
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Maven
2 10 (16.67%) JUnit
2 10 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 9 (15.00%) Mercurial
3 9 (15.00%) Ant
4 7 (11.67%) Cucumber
4 7 (11.67%) Selenium
5 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.33%) Mockito
6 2 (3.33%) JIRA
7 1 (1.67%) Subversion
7 1 (1.67%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.67%) Robolectric
7 1 (1.67%) Robotium
General
1 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Banking
3 9 (15.00%) Games
4 6 (10.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (6.67%) Front Office
6 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Developer
2 43 (71.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Junior
5 6 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Java Programmer
6 5 (8.33%) Java Swing Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Programmer
6 5 (8.33%) Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.67%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.67%) Spring
2 20 (33.33%) Java EE
3 19 (31.67%) Web Services
4 16 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 14 (23.33%) Swing
5 14 (23.33%) SOAP
6 10 (16.67%) JMS
7 9 (15.00%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
7 9 (15.00%) Java EE 5
8 7 (11.67%) Drools
8 7 (11.67%) RESTful
8 7 (11.67%) XML
8 7 (11.67%) Apache Camel
9 6 (10.00%) HTML
10 5 (8.33%) CSS
10 5 (8.33%) Apache CXF
11 4 (6.67%) J2EE
11 4 (6.67%) Middleware
12 3 (5.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
1 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) Open Source
3 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 4 (6.67%) Statistics
4 4 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.33%) Derivative
5 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) UNIX
1 20 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (43.33%) Multithreading
3 24 (40.00%) Scrum
4 21 (35.00%) TDD
5 10 (16.67%) BDD
5 10 (16.67%) SOA
6 8 (13.33%) OO
6 8 (13.33%) CRM
6 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 8 (13.33%) Low Latency
7 6 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
8 5 (8.33%) UML
8 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.67%) Memory Management
9 4 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (6.67%) Analytics
10 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.00%) B2C
10 3 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (36.67%) SQL
3 13 (21.67%) Scala
4 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.33%) C++
7 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.67%) R
9 3 (5.00%) Python
10 2 (3.33%) Perl
10 2 (3.33%) C
10 2 (3.33%) C#
10 2 (3.33%) Erlang
11 1 (1.67%) OCaml
11 1 (1.67%) F#
11 1 (1.67%) XPath
11 1 (1.67%) Haskell
11 1 (1.67%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) Sybase
2 1 (1.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.67%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.67%) Google
2 1 (1.67%) Tradeweb
2 1 (1.67%) MarketAxess
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