The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Developer role 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 252 288 323
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 14 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.39% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.41% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 26
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Java Software Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6735 10104 11869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6074 8571 10011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the City of London region.

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Software Developer in their job title 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 with Java Software Developer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 13 (33.33%) Finance
4 13 (33.33%) Oracle
4 13 (33.33%) Scala
5 12 (30.77%) C++
5 12 (30.77%) TDD
6 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
7 10 (25.64%) SQL
8 9 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
8 9 (23.08%) Spring
8 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (20.51%) Node.js
9 8 (20.51%) Front Office
9 8 (20.51%) HTML
10 7 (17.95%) Web Services
10 7 (17.95%) MVC
10 7 (17.95%) RDBMS
10 7 (17.95%) Derivative
10 7 (17.95%) RESTful
10 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
10 7 (17.95%) Hadoop
11 6 (15.38%) Open Source
11 6 (15.38%) Clojure
11 6 (15.38%) Degree
11 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 6 (15.38%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Software Developer in their job title 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 with Java Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.51%) Node.js
2 4 (10.26%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
2 9 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (17.95%) Hadoop
3 7 (17.95%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.13%) Big Data
6 2 (5.13%) CouchDB
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.56%) Hazelcast
7 1 (2.56%) KDB
7 1 (2.56%) MySQL
7 1 (2.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.13%) Selenium
3 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (2.56%) Geb
4 1 (2.56%) Gradle
4 1 (2.56%) Hudson
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.56%) Spock
4 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Front Office
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Games
4 2 (5.13%) Law
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Spring
2 8 (20.51%) HTML
3 7 (17.95%) RESTful
3 7 (17.95%) Web Services
4 5 (12.82%) CSS
4 5 (12.82%) Play Framework
5 4 (10.26%) .NET
6 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.69%) HTML5
6 3 (7.69%) J2EE
6 3 (7.69%) XML
7 2 (5.13%) CSS3
7 2 (5.13%) EJB
7 2 (5.13%) Ember.js
7 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.13%) JSF
7 2 (5.13%) React
7 2 (5.13%) REST
7 2 (5.13%) SOAP
8 1 (2.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Derivative
3 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.26%) Data Structures
5 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 3 (7.69%) Physics
6 2 (5.13%) EMV
6 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.13%) EPoS
7 1 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) Equities
7 1 (2.56%) Life Science
7 1 (2.56%) User Experience
7 1 (2.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 12 (30.77%) TDD
4 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.95%) MVC
6 6 (15.38%) Open Source
7 5 (12.82%) DevOps
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 3 (7.69%) CRM
8 3 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.69%) Web Development
9 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.13%) OO
9 2 (5.13%) OOP
9 2 (5.13%) Release Management
9 2 (5.13%) Software Architecture
9 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
9 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) Scala
3 12 (30.77%) C++
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 6 (15.38%) C#
5 6 (15.38%) Clojure
5 6 (15.38%) Python
6 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) Ruby
7 4 (10.26%) C
8 2 (5.13%) Groovy
8 2 (5.13%) PHP
8 2 (5.13%) SOQL
8 2 (5.13%) SOSL
9 1 (2.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.56%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) HDFS
2 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Mesos
2 2 (5.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Google
2 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.13%) webMethods
3 1 (2.56%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Solace
3 1 (2.56%) StreamBase
3 1 (2.56%) Sybase
City, London
KPRS
Salary: From £58,000 to £65,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + excellent cash benefits scheme and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago