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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 7 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1598 1951 1976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.52% 18.82% 18.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.51% 34.61% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1639 1828
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
5072 5637 5728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.27% 54.37% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4558 4894 5263
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in the City of London

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Java 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.

1 1315 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1106 (32.10%) Finance
3 1071 (31.09%) SQL
4 816 (23.69%) Spring
5 655 (19.01%) Banking
6 634 (18.40%) Oracle
7 612 (17.76%) JavaScript
8 578 (16.78%) UNIX
9 573 (16.63%) Linux
10 547 (15.88%) TDD
11 537 (15.59%) C#
12 527 (15.30%) HTML
13 514 (14.92%) Degree
14 490 (14.22%) Hibernate
15 473 (13.73%) J2EE
16 457 (13.27%) Scrum
17 451 (13.09%) OO
18 429 (12.45%) XML
19 410 (11.90%) .NET
20 407 (11.81%) Web Services
21 403 (11.70%) Multithreading
22 390 (11.32%) CSS
23 378 (10.97%) C++
24 375 (10.89%) Python
25 347 (10.07%) Front Office
26 340 (9.87%) E-Commerce
27 322 (9.35%) Computer Science
28 306 (8.88%) Investment Banking
29 298 (8.65%) Software Engineering
30 283 (8.21%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 244 (7.08%) Tomcat
2 178 (5.17%) Apache
3 143 (4.15%) WebLogic
4 118 (3.43%) WebSphere
5 110 (3.19%) JBoss
6 78 (2.26%) Apache Solr
7 77 (2.24%) CMS
8 75 (2.18%) Oracle Service Bus
9 60 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
10 53 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 47 (1.36%) Node.js
12 46 (1.34%) GlassFish
13 44 (1.28%) MQSeries
14 43 (1.25%) SharePoint
15 40 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
16 39 (1.13%) IIS
17 32 (0.93%) Apache Pig
18 31 (0.90%) Jetty
19 29 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
20 28 (0.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 113 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 38 (1.10%) MS Office
3 17 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.46%) MS Project
5 11 (0.32%) SPSS
6 6 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.15%) CPLEX
8 4 (0.12%) Weka
9 3 (0.087%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.058%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 58 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
2 17 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
3 14 (0.41%) TIBCO iProcess
4 11 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.29%) RMDS
6 8 (0.23%) ION MarketView
7 5 (0.15%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.12%) Summit
8 4 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.12%) Workday HCM
8 4 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.087%) IntelliMatch
9 3 (0.087%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.058%) Temenos T24
10 2 (0.058%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.058%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.058%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 1 (0.029%) Magento
11 1 (0.029%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 59 (1.71%) SaaS
2 48 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (0.49%) Force.com
6 14 (0.41%) GitHub
7 7 (0.20%) PaaS
7 7 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.17%) IaaS
9 5 (0.15%) Heroku
10 4 (0.12%) Joyent
11 2 (0.058%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.058%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.029%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.029%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.029%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 81 (2.35%) HTTP
2 80 (2.32%) Internet
3 41 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 28 (0.81%) DNS
5 20 (0.58%) Broadband
6 18 (0.52%) LDAP
7 15 (0.44%) FTP
7 15 (0.44%) Firewall
8 14 (0.41%) DHCP
9 13 (0.38%) Intranet
10 9 (0.26%) SAN
11 8 (0.23%) SSL
12 7 (0.20%) VoIP
12 7 (0.20%) Extranet
13 6 (0.17%) Network Security
13 6 (0.17%) SSH
13 6 (0.17%) IP Telephony
13 6 (0.17%) NAS
13 6 (0.17%) Multicast
14 5 (0.15%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 251 (7.29%) Big Data
3 245 (7.11%) MySQL
4 193 (5.60%) NoSQL
4 193 (5.60%) Hadoop
5 176 (5.11%) Relational Database
6 149 (4.33%) MongoDB
7 95 (2.76%) Oracle Database
8 82 (2.38%) RDBMS
9 62 (1.80%) Apache Hive
10 60 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
11 55 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 48 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
13 45 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
14 44 (1.28%) DB2
15 41 (1.19%) HBase
15 41 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
16 38 (1.10%) Redis
17 37 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
18 27 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 270 (7.84%) Selenium
2 267 (7.75%) Maven
3 194 (5.63%) JUnit
4 193 (5.60%) Jenkins
5 180 (5.22%) Git (software)
6 178 (5.17%) WebDriver
7 167 (4.85%) Cucumber
8 136 (3.95%) JIRA
9 133 (3.86%) Ant
10 123 (3.57%) Eclipse
10 123 (3.57%) Subversion
11 89 (2.58%) Hudson
12 52 (1.51%) TestNG
13 47 (1.36%) Mercurial
14 44 (1.28%) TeamCity
15 33 (0.96%) JMeter
16 32 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 31 (0.90%) Calabash
18 29 (0.84%) JBehave
19 28 (0.81%) Appium
General
1 1106 (32.10%) Finance
2 655 (19.01%) Banking
3 347 (10.07%) Front Office
4 306 (8.88%) Investment Banking
5 212 (6.15%) Retail
6 135 (3.92%) Games
7 108 (3.13%) Telecoms
8 69 (2.00%) Marketing
9 53 (1.54%) Back Office
10 51 (1.48%) Financial Institution
11 49 (1.42%) Advertising
12 39 (1.13%) Publishing
13 35 (1.02%) Law
14 21 (0.61%) Multimedia
15 20 (0.58%) Automotive
16 15 (0.44%) Legal
17 13 (0.38%) Interactive Media
18 9 (0.26%) Manufacturing
19 8 (0.23%) Billing
20 7 (0.20%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1852 (53.76%) Developer
2 1237 (35.91%) Java Developer
3 354 (10.28%) Senior Developer
4 334 (9.70%) Architect
5 296 (8.59%) Senior Java Developer
6 294 (8.53%) Analyst
7 171 (4.96%) Consultant
8 132 (3.83%) Software Engineer
9 106 (3.08%) Support Analyst
9 106 (3.08%) Applications Support
10 96 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
11 94 (2.73%) Software Developer
12 89 (2.58%) Technical Architect
13 81 (2.35%) Team Leader
14 75 (2.18%) Programmer
15 67 (1.94%) Web Developer
16 64 (1.86%) Lead Developer
17 61 (1.77%) Java Architect
18 60 (1.74%) Junior
18 60 (1.74%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 816 (23.69%) Spring
2 527 (15.30%) HTML
3 490 (14.22%) Hibernate
4 473 (13.73%) J2EE
5 429 (12.45%) XML
6 410 (11.90%) .NET
7 407 (11.81%) Web Services
8 390 (11.32%) CSS
9 206 (5.98%) HTML5
10 204 (5.92%) jQuery
11 200 (5.81%) Middleware
12 176 (5.11%) SOAP
13 167 (4.85%) REST
14 157 (4.56%) JMS
15 146 (4.24%) JSON
16 131 (3.80%) JSP
17 123 (3.57%) Spring MVC
18 113 (3.28%) Java EE
19 108 (3.13%) RESTful
19 108 (3.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 322 (9.35%) Computer Science
2 267 (7.75%) Open Source
3 208 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
4 202 (5.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 141 (4.09%) Derivative
6 136 (3.95%) Algorithms
7 132 (3.83%) Mathematics
8 131 (3.80%) Fixed Income
9 109 (3.16%) Mobile App
10 106 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
11 103 (2.99%) Equities
12 100 (2.90%) User Experience
13 72 (2.09%) Data Structures
14 71 (2.06%) Data Integration
15 58 (1.68%) Visualisation
16 57 (1.65%) Hedge funds
17 40 (1.16%) Social Media
18 38 (1.10%) iPhone
19 36 (1.04%) Equity Derivative
20 35 (1.02%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 578 (16.78%) UNIX
2 573 (16.63%) Linux
3 269 (7.81%) Windows
4 175 (5.08%) Android
5 92 (2.67%) Apple iOS
6 67 (1.94%) Solaris
7 38 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (0.61%) Ubuntu
10 16 (0.46%) HPUX
11 12 (0.35%) AIX
12 11 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (0.29%) CentOS
14 8 (0.23%) Debian
15 7 (0.20%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.17%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
17 5 (0.15%) openSUSE
17 5 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.12%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 1315 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
2 547 (15.88%) TDD
3 457 (13.27%) Scrum
4 451 (13.09%) OO
5 403 (11.70%) Multithreading
6 340 (9.87%) E-Commerce
7 298 (8.65%) Software Engineering
8 279 (8.10%) BDD
9 272 (7.90%) MVC
10 259 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
11 255 (7.40%) SOA
12 167 (4.85%) Analytics
13 161 (4.67%) OOP
14 158 (4.59%) Low Latency
15 142 (4.12%) Web Development
16 140 (4.06%) UML
17 136 (3.95%) Project Management
18 132 (3.83%) Mentoring
18 132 (3.83%) Test Automation
19 117 (3.40%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1071 (31.09%) SQL
2 612 (17.76%) JavaScript
3 537 (15.59%) C#
4 378 (10.97%) C++
5 375 (10.89%) Python
6 196 (5.69%) Ruby
7 188 (5.46%) Perl
8 180 (5.22%) Scala
9 170 (4.93%) PHP
10 150 (4.35%) Shell Script
11 146 (4.24%) C
12 92 (2.67%) Bash Shell
13 84 (2.44%) Groovy
14 74 (2.15%) VBA
15 73 (2.12%) PL/SQL
16 59 (1.71%) VB
17 58 (1.68%) Objective-C
18 34 (0.99%) R
19 32 (0.93%) T-SQL
20 29 (0.84%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 514 (14.92%) Degree
2 56 (1.63%) PhD
3 33 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 25 (0.73%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.46%) ISEB
6 9 (0.26%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.12%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.12%) APMP
9 2 (0.058%) CISM
9 2 (0.058%) CISSP
9 2 (0.058%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.058%) MCSE
9 2 (0.058%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.058%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.058%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.029%) CRISC
10 1 (0.029%) OSCP
10 1 (0.029%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 271 (7.87%) QA
2 24 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.26%) SLA
4 7 (0.20%) Basel II
5 6 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.12%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.12%) Basel III
7 3 (0.087%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.029%) EMIR
8 1 (0.029%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.029%) COBIT
8 1 (0.029%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 32 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (0.52%) Squid
3 13 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 12 (0.35%) HDFS
5 9 (0.26%) Docker
5 9 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.20%) KVM
6 7 (0.20%) NFS
7 6 (0.17%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.17%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.15%) Xen
8 5 (0.15%) Samba
9 3 (0.087%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.058%) XenApp
10 2 (0.058%) Varnish
10 2 (0.058%) vCloud
10 2 (0.058%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.029%) GridGain
11 1 (0.029%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 80 (2.32%) Puppet
2 56 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (0.81%) Nagios
4 23 (0.67%) Kibana
5 22 (0.64%) logstash
6 21 (0.61%) StatsD
7 19 (0.55%) ZABBIX
8 10 (0.29%) Munin
9 9 (0.26%) Salt
9 9 (0.26%) Ansible
9 9 (0.26%) OpenView
10 7 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
11 6 (0.17%) Cacti
11 6 (0.17%) HAProxy
11 6 (0.17%) Oozie
12 5 (0.15%) Control-M
13 4 (0.12%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.12%) Zenoss
13 4 (0.12%) Ambari
13 4 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 634 (18.40%) Oracle
2 171 (4.96%) Microsoft
3 134 (3.89%) TIBCO
4 99 (2.87%) Sybase
5 87 (2.53%) IBM
6 71 (2.06%) Google
7 69 (2.00%) ATG
8 66 (1.92%) hybris
9 59 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
10 53 (1.54%) VMware
11 52 (1.51%) Red Hat
12 49 (1.42%) Demandware
13 46 (1.34%) Business Objects
14 36 (1.04%) Adobe
15 33 (0.96%) Endeca
16 32 (0.93%) Intershop
17 31 (0.90%) Sun
18 30 (0.87%) Siebel
19 28 (0.81%) webMethods
20 25 (0.73%) SAP
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum C£35k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Medical, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday