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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 2247 2339 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.20% 19.60% 19.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.80% 35.29% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1927 2151 2292
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £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
6457 6628 7135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.30% 55.55% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5561 5970 6635
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 1552 (34.93%) Finance
2 1311 (29.51%) SQL
3 912 (20.53%) Banking
4 874 (19.67%) JavaScript
4 874 (19.67%) Oracle
5 869 (19.56%) Linux
6 860 (19.36%) Spring
7 838 (18.86%) HTML
8 829 (18.66%) Degree
9 819 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
10 780 (17.56%) UNIX
11 713 (16.05%) OO
12 689 (15.51%) TDD
13 676 (15.21%) C++
14 666 (14.99%) C#
15 624 (14.04%) XML
16 616 (13.86%) Scrum
17 598 (13.46%) .NET
18 593 (13.35%) Multithreading
19 570 (12.83%) J2EE
20 541 (12.18%) Front Office
20 541 (12.18%) Computer Science
21 530 (11.93%) Python
22 522 (11.75%) Web Services
23 516 (11.61%) Hibernate
24 514 (11.57%) CSS
25 478 (10.76%) SQL Server
26 466 (10.49%) Software Engineering
27 425 (9.57%) Investment Banking
28 392 (8.82%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 384 (8.64%) Tomcat
2 250 (5.63%) Apache
3 145 (3.26%) WebLogic
4 144 (3.24%) Node.js
5 92 (2.07%) WebSphere
6 78 (1.76%) IIS
7 70 (1.58%) Apache Solr
8 66 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
9 61 (1.37%) CMS
10 60 (1.35%) SAS
11 53 (1.19%) Jetty
12 52 (1.17%) SharePoint
13 51 (1.15%) MQSeries
14 47 (1.06%) TIBCO EMS
15 46 (1.04%) Apache Pig
16 42 (0.95%) Adobe CQ
17 37 (0.83%) Confluence
18 32 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
19 26 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
19 26 (0.59%) GlassFish
Applications
1 146 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 56 (1.26%) Photoshop
3 41 (0.92%) SPSS
4 36 (0.81%) MS Office
5 18 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 14 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (0.25%) MS Visio
8 10 (0.23%) CPLEX
9 5 (0.11%) MS Project
10 4 (0.090%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.090%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.090%) InDesign
10 4 (0.090%) Blender
10 4 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.023%) Weka
11 1 (0.023%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.023%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 36 (0.81%) Magento
2 32 (0.72%) Oracle CRM
3 25 (0.56%) TIBCO iProcess
3 25 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
4 22 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
5 12 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 11 (0.25%) RMDS
7 10 (0.23%) Front Arena
8 8 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 8 (0.18%) Markit EDM
8 8 (0.18%) AquaLogic BPM
8 8 (0.18%) Advent Geneva
9 6 (0.14%) LatentZero
10 5 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
10 5 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.090%) PORTIA
11 4 (0.090%) Summit
11 4 (0.090%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 116 (2.61%) SaaS
2 51 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (0.56%) GitHub
5 20 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (0.43%) Google App Engine
7 14 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (0.23%) Force.com
9 5 (0.11%) PaaS
10 4 (0.090%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.068%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.068%) Jelastic
11 3 (0.068%) Joyent
11 3 (0.068%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.045%) Pure360
12 2 (0.045%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.023%) IaaS
13 1 (0.023%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.023%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.023%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 157 (3.53%) Internet
2 131 (2.95%) HTTP
3 66 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 65 (1.46%) Firewall
5 30 (0.68%) DNS
6 29 (0.65%) FTP
7 28 (0.63%) LAN
8 27 (0.61%) WAN
9 26 (0.59%) VPN
10 24 (0.54%) Intranet
10 24 (0.54%) LDAP
11 20 (0.45%) Broadband
12 19 (0.43%) Kerberos
13 18 (0.41%) Wireshark
13 18 (0.41%) SSL
14 17 (0.38%) VoIP
15 14 (0.32%) SAN
16 13 (0.29%) GSM
16 13 (0.29%) SSH
17 12 (0.27%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 478 (10.76%) SQL Server
2 392 (8.82%) MySQL
3 354 (7.97%) Relational Database
4 340 (7.65%) Big Data
5 273 (6.14%) Hadoop
6 202 (4.55%) NoSQL
7 173 (3.89%) MongoDB
8 143 (3.22%) Oracle Database
9 111 (2.50%) RDBMS
10 101 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
11 83 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 78 (1.76%) Mahout
13 69 (1.55%) Data Mining
14 68 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
15 66 (1.49%) Apache Hive
16 62 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
17 60 (1.35%) KDB
18 59 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 51 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
20 48 (1.08%) HBase
Development Applications
1 276 (6.21%) Selenium
2 269 (6.05%) JUnit
3 268 (6.03%) Maven
4 254 (5.72%) Subversion
5 252 (5.67%) Git (software)
6 202 (4.55%) Eclipse
7 184 (4.14%) Jenkins
8 140 (3.15%) Cucumber
9 132 (2.97%) Ant
10 122 (2.75%) WebDriver
11 105 (2.36%) JIRA
12 84 (1.89%) Visual Studio
12 84 (1.89%) Hudson
13 65 (1.46%) Xcode
14 61 (1.37%) Mercurial
15 59 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
16 58 (1.31%) TeamCity
17 46 (1.04%) JMeter
18 44 (0.99%) Robotium
19 37 (0.83%) Calabash
General
1 1552 (34.93%) Finance
2 912 (20.53%) Banking
3 541 (12.18%) Front Office
4 425 (9.57%) Investment Banking
5 218 (4.91%) Retail
6 182 (4.10%) Telecoms
7 158 (3.56%) Games
8 157 (3.53%) Marketing
9 98 (2.21%) Financial Institution
10 69 (1.55%) Advertising
11 64 (1.44%) Back Office
12 61 (1.37%) Legal
13 59 (1.33%) Publishing
14 26 (0.59%) Law
15 24 (0.54%) German Language
16 23 (0.52%) Multimedia
17 22 (0.50%) French Language
18 21 (0.47%) Billing
19 19 (0.43%) Manufacturing
20 12 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2417 (54.40%) Developer
2 1451 (32.66%) Java Developer
3 499 (11.23%) Senior Developer
4 359 (8.08%) Analyst
5 325 (7.31%) Senior Java Developer
6 322 (7.25%) Architect
7 207 (4.66%) Consultant
8 184 (4.14%) Applications Support
9 139 (3.13%) Support Analyst
10 103 (2.32%) Lead Developer
11 98 (2.21%) Software Engineer
12 94 (2.12%) Programmer
13 91 (2.05%) Applications Support Analyst
14 88 (1.98%) Android Developer
15 87 (1.96%) Junior
16 85 (1.91%) Software Developer
17 83 (1.87%) Graduate
18 80 (1.80%) Web Developer
19 79 (1.78%) Front-End Developer
20 77 (1.73%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 860 (19.36%) Spring
2 838 (18.86%) HTML
3 624 (14.04%) XML
4 598 (13.46%) .NET
5 570 (12.83%) J2EE
6 522 (11.75%) Web Services
7 516 (11.61%) Hibernate
8 514 (11.57%) CSS
9 328 (7.38%) HTML5
10 314 (7.07%) jQuery
11 301 (6.77%) REST
12 298 (6.71%) SOAP
13 228 (5.13%) Java EE
14 216 (4.86%) JSON
15 205 (4.61%) JMS
16 188 (4.23%) Ajax
17 182 (4.10%) RESTful
18 176 (3.96%) JSP
19 166 (3.74%) Middleware
20 139 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 541 (12.18%) Computer Science
2 381 (8.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 357 (8.04%) Open Source
4 295 (6.64%) Equities
5 255 (5.74%) Mathematics
6 254 (5.72%) Derivative
7 200 (4.50%) Mobile App
8 169 (3.80%) Fixed Income
9 154 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
10 121 (2.72%) Physics
11 100 (2.25%) Visualisation
12 91 (2.05%) Hedge funds
13 74 (1.67%) iPhone
14 69 (1.55%) Statistics
15 68 (1.53%) Equity Derivative
16 57 (1.28%) Social Media
17 56 (1.26%) iPad
18 52 (1.17%) Blackberry
19 51 (1.15%) Client/Server
20 49 (1.10%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 869 (19.56%) Linux
2 780 (17.56%) UNIX
3 364 (8.19%) Windows
4 243 (5.47%) Android
5 177 (3.98%) Apple iOS
6 109 (2.45%) Solaris
7 57 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
10 18 (0.41%) NetWare
11 17 (0.38%) CentOS
11 17 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (0.38%) AIX
12 16 (0.36%) Ubuntu
13 15 (0.34%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.29%) Windows 7
15 11 (0.25%) Debian
16 8 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 819 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
2 713 (16.05%) OO
3 689 (15.51%) TDD
4 616 (13.86%) Scrum
5 593 (13.35%) Multithreading
6 466 (10.49%) Software Engineering
7 381 (8.58%) E-Commerce
8 361 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
9 311 (7.00%) Analytics
10 310 (6.98%) Low Latency
11 298 (6.71%) MVC
12 259 (5.83%) SOA
13 254 (5.72%) BDD
14 210 (4.73%) Project Management
15 209 (4.70%) OOP
16 198 (4.46%) Web Development
17 164 (3.69%) Risk Management
18 160 (3.60%) Configuration Management
19 157 (3.53%) Unit Testing
20 149 (3.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1311 (29.51%) SQL
2 874 (19.67%) JavaScript
3 676 (15.21%) C++
4 666 (14.99%) C#
5 530 (11.93%) Python
6 287 (6.46%) Ruby
7 276 (6.21%) Scala
8 271 (6.10%) PHP
9 252 (5.67%) Perl
10 221 (4.97%) C
11 151 (3.40%) R
12 144 (3.24%) Shell Script
13 126 (2.84%) PL/SQL
14 118 (2.66%) Bash Shell
15 104 (2.34%) VBA
15 104 (2.34%) Objective-C
16 100 (2.25%) VB
17 97 (2.18%) T-SQL
18 95 (2.14%) Groovy
19 78 (1.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 829 (18.66%) Degree
2 128 (2.88%) PhD
3 51 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 30 (0.68%) DV Cleared
5 27 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 27 (0.61%) ISEB
6 21 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 18 (0.41%) CISSP
8 17 (0.38%) ISTQB
9 15 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (0.32%) PMP
10 14 (0.32%) PMI Certification
11 13 (0.29%) Sun Certification
11 13 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (0.23%) CCNP
12 10 (0.23%) CCNA
12 10 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.20%) GIAC
13 9 (0.20%) CFA
14 8 (0.18%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 386 (8.69%) QA
2 56 (1.26%) ISO 9001
3 35 (0.79%) SLA
4 11 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.20%) TickIT
6 5 (0.11%) HL7
7 4 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.090%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.068%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.068%) MiFID
9 2 (0.045%) EMIR
10 1 (0.023%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.023%) Basel III
10 1 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.023%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.023%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.023%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
2 26 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.52%) Active Directory
4 21 (0.47%) HDFS
5 11 (0.25%) Varnish
6 10 (0.23%) Squid
7 7 (0.16%) KVM
7 7 (0.16%) NFS
7 7 (0.16%) Nmap
8 6 (0.14%) Snort
8 6 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.14%) XenServer
9 5 (0.11%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.090%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.090%) XenApp
10 4 (0.090%) Sendmail
11 3 (0.068%) OpenSSH
11 3 (0.068%) FreeRADIUS
11 3 (0.068%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 90 (2.03%) Puppet
2 74 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (1.10%) Nagios
4 20 (0.45%) Opsview
5 16 (0.36%) logstash
6 14 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (0.27%) Control-M
8 10 (0.23%) Kibana
9 9 (0.20%) Cacti
10 8 (0.18%) StatsD
11 7 (0.16%) ZABBIX
11 7 (0.16%) Ansible
12 6 (0.14%) SmokePing
13 5 (0.11%) Data Guard
13 5 (0.11%) SCCM
13 5 (0.11%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.11%) OpenView
14 4 (0.090%) BladeLogic
14 4 (0.090%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.090%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 874 (19.67%) Oracle
2 248 (5.58%) Microsoft
3 206 (4.64%) JBoss
4 171 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 145 (3.26%) Sybase
6 112 (2.52%) IBM
7 111 (2.50%) Adobe
8 107 (2.41%) Google
9 77 (1.73%) Red Hat
10 76 (1.71%) SAP
11 67 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
11 67 (1.51%) hybris
12 48 (1.08%) ATG
12 48 (1.08%) Informatica
13 43 (0.97%) Business Objects
14 42 (0.95%) Tableau
14 42 (0.95%) Bloomberg
14 42 (0.95%) VMware
15 36 (0.81%) F5
16 35 (0.79%) Demandware
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Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 minutes ago
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80 - £100 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60 - £80 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 10-20% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Resolve Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + good pension + other benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 30% Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Engage PSG
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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Salary: £45000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + benefits
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