The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 2234 2088 2828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.65% 17.75% 20.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.34% 32.61% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1940 1894 2669
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6700 6402 7385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.93% 54.43% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5794 5683 6920
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
London

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 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in the City of London

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1522 (36.16%) Finance
2 1209 (28.72%) SQL
3 862 (20.48%) Oracle
4 854 (20.29%) Banking
5 801 (19.03%) Spring
6 791 (18.79%) HTML
7 790 (18.77%) Linux
8 778 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
9 769 (18.27%) JavaScript
10 723 (17.18%) Degree
11 701 (16.65%) UNIX
12 691 (16.42%) OO
13 668 (15.87%) C#
14 657 (15.61%) TDD
15 593 (14.09%) C++
16 583 (13.85%) J2EE
17 580 (13.78%) XML
18 557 (13.23%) Web Services
19 551 (13.09%) Scrum
20 539 (12.81%) .NET
21 500 (11.88%) Computer Science
22 498 (11.83%) Hibernate
23 494 (11.74%) Multithreading
24 493 (11.71%) CSS
25 482 (11.45%) Front Office
26 478 (11.36%) Python
27 427 (10.14%) Software Engineering
28 390 (9.27%) Windows
29 375 (8.91%) SQL Server
30 365 (8.67%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 356 (8.46%) Tomcat
2 215 (5.11%) Apache
3 164 (3.90%) WebLogic
4 131 (3.11%) WebSphere
5 86 (2.04%) Node.js
6 79 (1.88%) CMS
7 66 (1.57%) Adobe CQ
8 65 (1.54%) IIS
9 56 (1.33%) TIBCO EMS
9 56 (1.33%) MQSeries
9 56 (1.33%) SharePoint
10 45 (1.07%) Apache Solr
11 40 (0.95%) Jetty
12 32 (0.76%) Apache Pig
13 30 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
14 28 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
15 27 (0.64%) SAS
16 22 (0.52%) Drupal
16 22 (0.52%) GemFire
17 21 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 122 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 54 (1.28%) Photoshop
3 43 (1.02%) MS Office
4 18 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (0.43%) SPSS
5 17 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.17%) MS Project
8 5 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.048%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.048%) Blender
9 2 (0.048%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.048%) InDesign
9 2 (0.048%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.024%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.024%) Weka
10 1 (0.024%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 33 (0.78%) Magento
2 29 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
2 29 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
3 27 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
4 25 (0.59%) TIBCO iProcess
5 24 (0.57%) Front Arena
6 21 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
7 14 (0.33%) ION MarketView
8 10 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 8 (0.19%) Markit EDM
9 8 (0.19%) Summit
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
12 5 (0.12%) RMDS
12 5 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
13 4 (0.095%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 4 (0.095%) LatentZero
14 3 (0.071%) Oracle EBS R12
14 3 (0.071%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 95 (2.26%) SaaS
2 66 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (0.64%) GitHub
5 25 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (0.45%) Google App Engine
8 14 (0.33%) Force.com
9 6 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.12%) Joyent
11 4 (0.095%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.071%) Taleo
12 3 (0.071%) IaaS
12 3 (0.071%) SuccessFactors
12 3 (0.071%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.048%) PaaS
14 1 (0.024%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 193 (4.59%) Internet
2 145 (3.44%) HTTP
3 67 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 58 (1.38%) Firewall
5 44 (1.05%) DNS
6 28 (0.67%) SSL
7 24 (0.57%) SAN
7 24 (0.57%) LAN
8 23 (0.55%) SNMP
9 22 (0.52%) LDAP
10 21 (0.50%) WAN
10 21 (0.50%) VPN
11 14 (0.33%) NAS
11 14 (0.33%) SSH
11 14 (0.33%) SMS
12 13 (0.31%) VoIP
13 12 (0.29%) IPsec
13 12 (0.29%) Broadband
14 11 (0.26%) DHCP
14 11 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 375 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 364 (8.65%) MySQL
3 351 (8.34%) Relational Database
4 253 (6.01%) Big Data
5 216 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 201 (4.78%) MongoDB
7 186 (4.42%) NoSQL
8 159 (3.78%) RDBMS
9 141 (3.35%) Oracle Database
10 104 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
11 62 (1.47%) Apache Hive
12 52 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
13 49 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
14 47 (1.12%) HBase
15 46 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
16 42 (1.00%) Redis
17 40 (0.95%) Data Mining
18 36 (0.86%) KDB
19 34 (0.81%) Mahout
19 34 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 302 (7.18%) JUnit
2 276 (6.56%) Maven
3 263 (6.25%) Selenium
4 237 (5.63%) Subversion
5 221 (5.25%) Git (software)
6 186 (4.42%) Eclipse
7 165 (3.92%) Jenkins
8 134 (3.18%) Ant
9 132 (3.14%) WebDriver
10 109 (2.59%) Hudson
11 106 (2.52%) JIRA
12 101 (2.40%) Cucumber
13 63 (1.50%) Mercurial
14 59 (1.40%) Xcode
15 44 (1.05%) JMeter
16 43 (1.02%) Visual Studio
16 43 (1.02%) TeamCity
17 41 (0.97%) Apache Ivy
18 40 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
19 35 (0.83%) Calabash
General
1 1522 (36.16%) Finance
2 854 (20.29%) Banking
3 482 (11.45%) Front Office
4 354 (8.41%) Investment Banking
5 194 (4.61%) Games
6 177 (4.21%) Retail
7 151 (3.59%) Telecoms
8 136 (3.23%) Marketing
9 83 (1.97%) Financial Institution
10 71 (1.69%) Advertising
11 54 (1.28%) Publishing
12 49 (1.16%) Back Office
13 31 (0.74%) Legal
14 28 (0.67%) German Language
15 27 (0.64%) French Language
16 26 (0.62%) Manufacturing
17 23 (0.55%) Billing
18 16 (0.38%) International Banking
19 12 (0.29%) Retail Banking
20 11 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2353 (55.90%) Developer
2 1378 (32.74%) Java Developer
3 543 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 392 (9.31%) Architect
5 343 (8.15%) Senior Java Developer
6 328 (7.79%) Analyst
7 191 (4.54%) Consultant
8 188 (4.47%) Applications Support
9 163 (3.87%) Support Analyst
10 146 (3.47%) Programmer
11 103 (2.45%) Software Developer
11 103 (2.45%) Software Engineer
12 100 (2.38%) Technical Architect
13 98 (2.33%) Applications Support Analyst
14 95 (2.26%) Web Developer
14 95 (2.26%) Junior
15 94 (2.23%) Solutions Architect
16 87 (2.07%) Android Developer
17 77 (1.83%) C# Developer
18 74 (1.76%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 801 (19.03%) Spring
2 791 (18.79%) HTML
3 583 (13.85%) J2EE
4 580 (13.78%) XML
5 557 (13.23%) Web Services
6 539 (12.81%) .NET
7 498 (11.83%) Hibernate
8 493 (11.71%) CSS
9 353 (8.39%) HTML5
10 303 (7.20%) jQuery
11 275 (6.53%) REST
12 271 (6.44%) SOAP
13 211 (5.01%) Java EE
14 208 (4.94%) JSON
15 191 (4.54%) Ajax
16 186 (4.42%) RESTful
17 183 (4.35%) JSP
18 172 (4.09%) JMS
19 146 (3.47%) XSLT
20 143 (3.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 500 (11.88%) Computer Science
2 327 (7.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 291 (6.91%) Open Source
4 266 (6.32%) Derivative
5 247 (5.87%) Mathematics
6 244 (5.80%) Equities
7 213 (5.06%) Fixed Income
8 199 (4.73%) Mobile App
9 193 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
10 122 (2.90%) Physics
11 94 (2.23%) Hedge funds
12 88 (2.09%) Equity Derivative
13 77 (1.83%) iPhone
14 76 (1.81%) Client/Server
15 75 (1.78%) Social Media
16 69 (1.64%) Visualisation
17 58 (1.38%) Statistics
18 57 (1.35%) iPad
19 52 (1.24%) Blackberry
20 51 (1.21%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 790 (18.77%) Linux
2 701 (16.65%) UNIX
3 390 (9.27%) Windows
4 301 (7.15%) Android
5 203 (4.82%) Apple iOS
6 90 (2.14%) Solaris
7 66 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (0.81%) CentOS
10 26 (0.62%) AIX
11 23 (0.55%) Ubuntu
12 22 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
13 21 (0.50%) Debian
13 21 (0.50%) Windows 8
14 20 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (0.40%) Windows 7
16 14 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (0.24%) Windows XP
18 8 (0.19%) Windows Phone
19 7 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 778 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
2 691 (16.42%) OO
3 657 (15.61%) TDD
4 551 (13.09%) Scrum
5 494 (11.74%) Multithreading
6 427 (10.14%) Software Engineering
7 335 (7.96%) E-Commerce
8 330 (7.84%) MVC
9 319 (7.58%) SOA
10 301 (7.15%) Continuous Integration
11 255 (6.06%) Low Latency
12 252 (5.99%) OOP
13 216 (5.13%) Analytics
14 198 (4.70%) Project Management
15 189 (4.49%) Web Development
16 173 (4.11%) BDD
17 161 (3.83%) Risk Management
18 159 (3.78%) UML
19 146 (3.47%) Android Development
20 144 (3.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1209 (28.72%) SQL
2 769 (18.27%) JavaScript
3 668 (15.87%) C#
4 593 (14.09%) C++
5 478 (11.36%) Python
6 288 (6.84%) Ruby
7 266 (6.32%) Perl
8 262 (6.22%) PHP
9 221 (5.25%) Scala
10 176 (4.18%) C
11 138 (3.28%) Shell Script
12 134 (3.18%) PL/SQL
13 132 (3.14%) Objective-C
14 125 (2.97%) Bash Shell
15 79 (1.88%) VBA
16 66 (1.57%) R
17 65 (1.54%) Groovy
18 59 (1.40%) VB
19 55 (1.31%) T-SQL
20 49 (1.16%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 723 (17.18%) Degree
2 59 (1.40%) PhD
3 35 (0.83%) ISEB
4 34 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 25 (0.59%) Sun Certification
6 24 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 16 (0.38%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.29%) ISTQB
10 11 (0.26%) PMI Certification
11 10 (0.24%) PMP
12 8 (0.19%) CISSP
13 7 (0.17%) RHCE
14 6 (0.14%) GIAC
14 6 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
15 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (0.12%) CFA
16 4 (0.095%) CEH
16 4 (0.095%) OCP
16 4 (0.095%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 365 (8.67%) QA
2 38 (0.90%) SLA
3 36 (0.86%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.12%) ISO 8583
5 5 (0.12%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.095%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.095%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.095%) Basel III
6 4 (0.095%) HL7
6 4 (0.095%) TickIT
7 3 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.071%) MiFID
8 2 (0.048%) EMIR
8 2 (0.048%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.048%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 30 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.45%) Squid
4 18 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (0.33%) Varnish
6 13 (0.31%) Platform Symphony
7 10 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
8 9 (0.21%) NFS
8 9 (0.21%) XenApp
8 9 (0.21%) Sendmail
9 8 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.17%) Samba
10 7 (0.17%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.17%) vCloud
11 6 (0.14%) KVM
11 6 (0.14%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.14%) FreeRADIUS
11 6 (0.14%) VMware Server
11 6 (0.14%) XenServer
11 6 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 88 (2.09%) Puppet
2 71 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (1.33%) Nagios
4 14 (0.33%) Cacti
4 14 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (0.31%) ZABBIX
6 12 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 10 (0.24%) Zenoss
7 10 (0.24%) Tivoli
8 9 (0.21%) Control-M
8 9 (0.21%) Data Guard
9 7 (0.17%) HAProxy
10 6 (0.14%) SmokePing
10 6 (0.14%) YUM
10 6 (0.14%) SCOM
10 6 (0.14%) Ganglia
11 5 (0.12%) CFEngine
11 5 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
12 4 (0.095%) Ansible
12 4 (0.095%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 862 (20.48%) Oracle
2 207 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 203 (4.82%) TIBCO
4 186 (4.42%) JBoss
5 179 (4.25%) Sybase
6 142 (3.37%) Google
7 104 (2.47%) Adobe
8 103 (2.45%) IBM
9 85 (2.02%) Red Hat
10 67 (1.59%) hybris
11 66 (1.57%) SAP
12 64 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
13 49 (1.16%) VMware
14 48 (1.14%) Informatica
15 43 (1.02%) Perforce
16 40 (0.95%) Business Objects
16 40 (0.95%) ATG
17 38 (0.90%) ION Trading
18 36 (0.86%) Endeca
18 36 (0.86%) HP
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus an
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + shares
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago