The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1114 1651 2131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.97% 16.85% 17.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.44% 31.38% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1364 1841
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3543 5261 6283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.15% 53.68% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3263 4587 5441
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Java Salary Trend in the City of London

Java
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in the City of London

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 1071 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
2 876 (37.82%) Finance
3 672 (29.02%) TDD
4 550 (23.75%) SQL
5 499 (21.55%) JavaScript
6 445 (19.21%) Banking
7 393 (16.97%) Spring
8 386 (16.67%) Scrum
9 362 (15.63%) Linux
10 355 (15.33%) Degree
11 346 (14.94%) C#
12 340 (14.68%) HTML
13 324 (13.99%) Python
14 318 (13.73%) Software Engineering
15 311 (13.43%) OO
16 310 (13.39%) Scala
17 303 (13.08%) BDD
18 293 (12.65%) Multithreading
19 285 (12.31%) Oracle
20 279 (12.05%) Computer Science
21 270 (11.66%) NoSQL
22 266 (11.49%) Big Data
23 263 (11.36%) CSS
24 258 (11.14%) REST
25 255 (11.01%) Web Services
26 252 (10.88%) Jenkins
27 245 (10.58%) C++
28 238 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
29 237 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
30 236 (10.19%) Unix

Java
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
1 154 (6.65%) Elasticsearch
2 116 (5.01%) Apache
3 113 (4.88%) Apache Spark
4 104 (4.49%) Tomcat
5 64 (2.76%) Apache Solr
6 63 (2.72%) JBoss
7 56 (2.42%) WebSphere
8 40 (1.73%) CMS
9 38 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 24 (1.04%) WebLogic
11 23 (0.99%) Confluence
12 19 (0.82%) WordPress
13 17 (0.73%) OpenStack
14 15 (0.65%) nginx
14 15 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 15 (0.65%) SharePoint
15 14 (0.60%) Jetty
15 14 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
16 11 (0.47%) Mule
17 9 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.39%) MS Office
2 9 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.26%) SPSS
4 5 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.13%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.086%) Gephi
6 2 (0.086%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.043%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.043%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (0.43%) MetaTrader
2 8 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (0.35%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (0.26%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.13%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.13%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
7 1 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.043%) Misys Midas
7 1 (0.043%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.043%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.043%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.043%) Relativity
7 1 (0.043%) Ringtail
7 1 (0.043%) RMDS
7 1 (0.043%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 238 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (3.97%) SaaS
3 63 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 61 (2.63%) PaaS
5 60 (2.59%) GitHub
6 36 (1.55%) IaaS
7 29 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
7 29 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 19 (0.82%) Amazon S3
10 18 (0.78%) Google Compute Engine
11 16 (0.69%) Force.com
12 11 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
14 8 (0.35%) Heroku
15 7 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
16 6 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
16 6 (0.26%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.29%) HTTP
2 38 (1.64%) Internet
3 32 (1.38%) Firewall
4 30 (1.30%) Network Security
5 23 (0.99%) TCP/IP
6 17 (0.73%) SSL
7 12 (0.52%) LDAP
8 8 (0.35%) NFC
9 7 (0.30%) DNS
9 7 (0.30%) Multicast
9 7 (0.30%) SAN
9 7 (0.30%) VoIP
10 6 (0.26%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.22%) Intranet
11 5 (0.22%) Skype
12 4 (0.17%) Extranet
12 4 (0.17%) SSH
12 4 (0.17%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.17%) VPN
13 3 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (11.66%) NoSQL
2 266 (11.49%) Big Data
3 185 (7.99%) Hadoop
4 180 (7.77%) SQL Server
5 139 (6.00%) MySQL
6 137 (5.92%) MongoDB
7 96 (4.15%) Relational Database
8 70 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 63 (2.72%) Oracle Database
10 55 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
11 51 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
12 39 (1.68%) Couchbase
12 39 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 33 (1.42%) RDBMS
14 31 (1.34%) Redis
15 30 (1.30%) KDB
16 29 (1.25%) QlikView
16 29 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 28 (1.21%) Apache Hive
17 28 (1.21%) HBase
Development Applications
1 252 (10.88%) Jenkins
2 221 (9.54%) Git (software)
3 209 (9.02%) Maven
4 208 (8.98%) Selenium
5 192 (8.29%) JUnit
6 170 (7.34%) JIRA
7 158 (6.82%) Cucumber
8 100 (4.32%) WebDriver
9 99 (4.27%) Gradle
10 59 (2.55%) Subversion
11 49 (2.12%) Mockito
12 47 (2.03%) JMeter
13 42 (1.81%) SoapUI
14 34 (1.47%) TeamCity
15 33 (1.42%) Eclipse
16 30 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
17 28 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 27 (1.17%) Ant
19 25 (1.08%) LoadRunner
20 22 (0.95%) TestNG
General
1 876 (37.82%) Finance
2 445 (19.21%) Banking
3 202 (8.72%) Law
4 175 (7.56%) Front Office
5 143 (6.17%) Investment Banking
6 101 (4.36%) Marketing
7 96 (4.15%) Advertising
8 90 (3.89%) Retail
9 80 (3.45%) Telecoms
10 62 (2.68%) Games
11 40 (1.73%) Back Office
12 39 (1.68%) Publishing
13 25 (1.08%) Legal
14 19 (0.82%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.56%) Music Industry
16 8 (0.35%) German Language
17 6 (0.26%) Billing
17 6 (0.26%) French Language
18 5 (0.22%) Automotive
18 5 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1383 (59.72%) Developer
2 987 (42.62%) Java Developer
3 328 (14.16%) Senior Developer
4 251 (10.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 165 (7.12%) Architect
6 148 (6.39%) Software Engineer
7 128 (5.53%) Java Engineer
8 126 (5.44%) Analyst
9 113 (4.88%) Lead Developer
10 102 (4.40%) Consultant
11 89 (3.84%) Junior
12 81 (3.50%) Scala Developer
13 79 (3.41%) Java Software Engineer
14 66 (2.85%) Solutions Architect
15 62 (2.68%) Junior Developer
16 61 (2.63%) Software Developer
17 60 (2.59%) Front Office Developer
18 58 (2.50%) Lead Java Developer
19 55 (2.37%) Agile Developer
19 55 (2.37%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (16.97%) Spring
2 340 (14.68%) HTML
3 263 (11.36%) CSS
4 258 (11.14%) REST
5 255 (11.01%) Web Services
6 234 (10.10%) .NET
7 205 (8.85%) AngularJS
8 169 (7.30%) Node.js
9 165 (7.12%) Hibernate
10 159 (6.87%) J2EE
11 138 (5.96%) XML
12 135 (5.83%) HTML5
13 131 (5.66%) jQuery
14 124 (5.35%) SOAP
15 121 (5.22%) Java EE
16 111 (4.79%) RESTful
17 101 (4.36%) FIX Protocol
18 94 (4.06%) JMS
19 85 (3.67%) CSS3
20 75 (3.24%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 279 (12.05%) Computer Science
2 187 (8.07%) Fintech
3 167 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
4 126 (5.44%) Mathematics
5 115 (4.97%) Equities
6 101 (4.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 92 (3.97%) Algorithms
8 69 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
9 66 (2.85%) Fixed Income
9 66 (2.85%) Mobile App
10 65 (2.81%) Derivative
11 51 (2.20%) User Experience
11 51 (2.20%) Visualisation
12 44 (1.90%) Data Structures
13 39 (1.68%) Digital Media
14 31 (1.34%) Hedge funds
15 23 (0.99%) Blockchain
15 23 (0.99%) Public Cloud
15 23 (0.99%) Xbox
16 22 (0.95%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 362 (15.63%) Linux
2 236 (10.19%) Unix
3 144 (6.22%) Windows
4 127 (5.48%) Android
5 54 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 44 (1.90%) Solaris
7 27 (1.17%) Ubuntu
8 20 (0.86%) CentOS
8 20 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (0.73%) openSUSE
10 10 (0.43%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.26%) Windows Server
12 4 (0.17%) AIX
12 4 (0.17%) Debian
12 4 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.17%) VMS
13 2 (0.086%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.043%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.043%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1071 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
2 672 (29.02%) TDD
3 386 (16.67%) Scrum
4 318 (13.73%) Software Engineering
5 311 (13.43%) OO
6 303 (13.08%) BDD
7 293 (12.65%) Multithreading
8 237 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
9 204 (8.81%) DevOps
10 180 (7.77%) Open Source
11 174 (7.51%) Kanban
12 168 (7.25%) E-Commerce
13 151 (6.52%) SOA
14 148 (6.39%) SDLC
15 145 (6.26%) Web Development
16 139 (6.00%) Mentoring
17 134 (5.79%) Low Latency
18 132 (5.70%) Microservices
19 127 (5.48%) Analytics
20 121 (5.22%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 550 (23.75%) SQL
2 499 (21.55%) JavaScript
3 346 (14.94%) C#
4 324 (13.99%) Python
5 310 (13.39%) Scala
6 245 (10.58%) C++
7 158 (6.82%) Ruby
8 150 (6.48%) PHP
9 102 (4.40%) Perl
10 87 (3.76%) Shell Script
11 84 (3.63%) C
12 76 (3.28%) PL/SQL
13 69 (2.98%) Clojure
14 63 (2.72%) Bash Shell
15 61 (2.63%) Groovy
16 46 (1.99%) Go
17 40 (1.73%) VB
17 40 (1.73%) VB.NET
18 35 (1.51%) VBA
19 33 (1.42%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 355 (15.33%) Degree
2 39 (1.68%) PhD
3 24 (1.04%) ISTQB
4 19 (0.82%) ISEB
5 12 (0.52%) OCP
5 12 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
5 12 (0.52%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (0.30%) CREST Certified
8 6 (0.26%) CHECK Team Member
8 6 (0.26%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.13%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.13%) CEH
11 3 (0.13%) CISSP
11 3 (0.13%) CSSLP
11 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.13%) SANS
12 2 (0.086%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (8.94%) QA
2 13 (0.56%) SDET
3 9 (0.39%) MiFID
4 7 (0.30%) SLA
5 4 (0.17%) SEPA
6 3 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.086%) WCAG
8 1 (0.043%) EMIR
8 1 (0.043%) Solvency II
System Software
1 154 (6.65%) Docker
2 25 (1.08%) HDFS
3 20 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.35%) Squid
6 6 (0.26%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.13%) PowerHA
7 3 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.086%) NFS
8 2 (0.086%) Varnish
8 2 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.043%) GPFS
9 1 (0.043%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.043%) KVM
9 1 (0.043%) Snort
9 1 (0.043%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.043%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.043%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 147 (6.35%) Puppet
2 106 (4.58%) Ansible
3 103 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (1.68%) Salt
5 32 (1.38%) Control-M
6 16 (0.69%) HP SiteScope
6 16 (0.69%) Mesos
7 14 (0.60%) Kubernetes
8 13 (0.56%) Kibana
9 12 (0.52%) Graphite
10 10 (0.43%) BladeLogic
10 10 (0.43%) logstash
11 7 (0.30%) Consul
12 4 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 4 (0.17%) Nagios
12 4 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.17%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.13%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.13%) RSA Archer
13 3 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 285 (12.31%) Oracle
2 82 (3.54%) Microsoft
3 68 (2.94%) Google
4 53 (2.29%) IBM
5 51 (2.20%) Adobe
5 51 (2.20%) Sybase
6 38 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (1.34%) Atlassian
8 26 (1.12%) Tableau
9 25 (1.08%) HP
9 25 (1.08%) Red Hat
9 25 (1.08%) TIBCO
9 25 (1.08%) VMware
10 20 (0.86%) PayPal
10 20 (0.86%) SAP
10 20 (0.86%) StreamBase
11 19 (0.82%) Murex
11 19 (0.82%) SunGard
12 14 (0.60%) Talend
13 12 (0.52%) webMethods
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + 28 days holiday
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Remote Working
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago