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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1106 1481 1952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.46% 17.18% 17.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.69% 30.89% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 1247 1701
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £88,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
3490 4795 5865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.26% 55.62% 52.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3222 4203 5125
Median salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 1058 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 881 (37.97%) Finance
3 653 (28.15%) TDD
4 538 (23.19%) SQL
5 497 (21.42%) JavaScript
6 464 (20.00%) Banking
7 375 (16.16%) Scrum
8 372 (16.03%) Spring
9 366 (15.78%) Degree
10 355 (15.30%) Linux
11 348 (15.00%) HTML
12 343 (14.78%) C#
13 341 (14.70%) Scala
14 333 (14.35%) Python
15 321 (13.84%) Software Engineering
16 316 (13.62%) BDD
17 301 (12.97%) Big Data
17 301 (12.97%) OO
18 294 (12.67%) Computer Science
19 286 (12.33%) Multithreading
20 282 (12.16%) NoSQL
21 271 (11.68%) Jenkins
22 264 (11.38%) Oracle
23 260 (11.21%) CSS
24 256 (11.03%) REST
25 240 (10.34%) C++
26 239 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
27 235 (10.13%) Web Services
28 229 (9.87%) .NET
29 227 (9.78%) Git (software)

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
1 155 (6.68%) Elasticsearch
2 117 (5.04%) Apache Spark
3 110 (4.74%) Apache
4 102 (4.40%) Tomcat
5 65 (2.80%) Apache Solr
6 59 (2.54%) JBoss
7 51 (2.20%) WebSphere
8 41 (1.77%) Jetty
9 39 (1.68%) CMS
10 37 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 26 (1.12%) WebLogic
12 25 (1.08%) Confluence
13 20 (0.86%) WordPress
14 19 (0.82%) SharePoint
15 16 (0.69%) OpenStack
16 15 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
17 13 (0.56%) nginx
17 13 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 12 (0.52%) Apache Pig
19 10 (0.43%) Mule
Applications
1 20 (0.86%) 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 2 (0.086%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.086%) Gephi
5 2 (0.086%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.043%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (0.34%) Markit EDM
2 8 (0.34%) MetaTrader
3 7 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (0.26%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.13%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.13%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
8 1 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.043%) Magento
8 1 (0.043%) Misys Midas
8 1 (0.043%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.043%) Relativity
8 1 (0.043%) Ringtail
Cloud Services
1 239 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (3.15%) SaaS
3 59 (2.54%) PaaS
4 58 (2.50%) GitHub
4 58 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (1.55%) IaaS
6 30 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 26 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (0.95%) Google Compute Engine
9 15 (0.65%) Force.com
10 13 (0.56%) Amazon S3
11 8 (0.34%) Heroku
12 7 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.26%) Responsys
14 5 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
14 5 (0.22%) CloudFront
15 4 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.41%) HTTP
2 37 (1.59%) Internet
3 32 (1.38%) Firewall
4 31 (1.34%) Network Security
5 19 (0.82%) TCP/IP
6 17 (0.73%) SSL
7 8 (0.34%) DNS
7 8 (0.34%) NFC
8 7 (0.30%) LDAP
9 6 (0.26%) Intranet
9 6 (0.26%) Multicast
9 6 (0.26%) VoIP
10 5 (0.22%) Extranet
10 5 (0.22%) LAN
10 5 (0.22%) SAN
10 5 (0.22%) Skype
10 5 (0.22%) VPN
10 5 (0.22%) WAN
10 5 (0.22%) Wireshark
11 4 (0.17%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (12.97%) Big Data
2 282 (12.16%) NoSQL
3 180 (7.76%) Hadoop
4 176 (7.59%) SQL Server
5 151 (6.51%) MongoDB
6 117 (5.04%) MySQL
7 91 (3.92%) Relational Database
8 68 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 64 (2.76%) Oracle Database
10 48 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
11 47 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
12 43 (1.85%) Couchbase
13 36 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 33 (1.42%) KDB
14 33 (1.42%) Redis
15 31 (1.34%) RDBMS
16 29 (1.25%) Kdb+
17 28 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 27 (1.16%) Apache Hive
19 25 (1.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 271 (11.68%) Jenkins
2 227 (9.78%) Git (software)
3 218 (9.40%) Maven
4 200 (8.62%) Selenium
5 171 (7.37%) JIRA
5 171 (7.37%) JUnit
6 143 (6.16%) Cucumber
7 93 (4.01%) Gradle
8 90 (3.88%) WebDriver
9 60 (2.59%) Subversion
10 43 (1.85%) JMeter
11 40 (1.72%) SoapUI
12 37 (1.59%) Ant
13 36 (1.55%) Mockito
14 35 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 31 (1.34%) TeamCity
16 30 (1.29%) Eclipse
17 29 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
18 24 (1.03%) LoadRunner
19 21 (0.91%) TestNG
General
1 881 (37.97%) Finance
2 464 (20.00%) Banking
3 193 (8.32%) Law
4 167 (7.20%) Front Office
5 133 (5.73%) Investment Banking
6 111 (4.78%) Advertising
7 93 (4.01%) Marketing
8 78 (3.36%) Retail
9 77 (3.32%) Games
10 72 (3.10%) Telecoms
11 41 (1.77%) Publishing
12 39 (1.68%) Back Office
13 26 (1.12%) Legal
14 24 (1.03%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.56%) Music Industry
16 9 (0.39%) German Language
17 7 (0.30%) French Language
18 6 (0.26%) Billing
19 5 (0.22%) Automotive
19 5 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1430 (61.64%) Developer
2 1042 (44.91%) Java Developer
3 369 (15.91%) Senior Developer
4 291 (12.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 152 (6.55%) Software Engineer
6 150 (6.47%) Architect
7 132 (5.69%) Java Engineer
8 116 (5.00%) Analyst
9 99 (4.27%) Lead Developer
10 91 (3.92%) Scala Developer
11 89 (3.84%) Consultant
12 85 (3.66%) Junior
13 84 (3.62%) Java Software Engineer
14 69 (2.97%) Java Scala Developer
15 64 (2.76%) Junior Developer
16 63 (2.72%) Core Java Developer
17 62 (2.67%) C# Developer
17 62 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
18 60 (2.59%) Front Office Developer
19 58 (2.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (16.03%) Spring
2 348 (15.00%) HTML
3 260 (11.21%) CSS
4 256 (11.03%) REST
5 235 (10.13%) Web Services
6 229 (9.87%) .NET
7 214 (9.22%) AngularJS
8 176 (7.59%) Node.js
9 172 (7.41%) Hibernate
10 141 (6.08%) HTML5
11 136 (5.86%) J2EE
12 133 (5.73%) XML
13 128 (5.52%) jQuery
13 128 (5.52%) SOAP
14 107 (4.61%) Java EE
15 101 (4.35%) RESTful
16 92 (3.97%) FIX Protocol
17 84 (3.62%) JMS
18 83 (3.58%) CSS3
19 77 (3.32%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 294 (12.67%) Computer Science
2 193 (8.32%) Fintech
3 151 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
4 123 (5.30%) Mathematics
5 118 (5.09%) Equities
6 109 (4.70%) Algorithms
7 92 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 65 (2.80%) Derivative
9 56 (2.41%) Mobile App
10 55 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
11 54 (2.33%) Fixed Income
12 52 (2.24%) Visualisation
13 50 (2.16%) User Experience
14 48 (2.07%) Data Structures
15 40 (1.72%) Digital Media
16 34 (1.47%) Artificial Intelligence
17 32 (1.38%) Hedge funds
18 27 (1.16%) Market Risk
19 24 (1.03%) Ontologies
19 24 (1.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 355 (15.30%) Linux
2 220 (9.48%) Unix
3 131 (5.65%) Android
4 126 (5.43%) Windows
5 50 (2.16%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.59%) Solaris
7 23 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 18 (0.78%) CentOS
8 18 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (0.65%) openSUSE
10 8 (0.34%) Windows Server
11 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.17%) AIX
12 4 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.17%) VMS
13 2 (0.086%) Debian
13 2 (0.086%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.043%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.043%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.043%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1058 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 653 (28.15%) TDD
3 375 (16.16%) Scrum
4 321 (13.84%) Software Engineering
5 316 (13.62%) BDD
6 301 (12.97%) OO
7 286 (12.33%) Multithreading
8 217 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
9 197 (8.49%) DevOps
10 176 (7.59%) Open Source
11 159 (6.85%) Kanban
12 155 (6.68%) SOA
13 150 (6.47%) Mentoring
13 150 (6.47%) SDLC
14 147 (6.34%) Microservices
15 145 (6.25%) E-Commerce
16 143 (6.16%) Web Development
17 133 (5.73%) Low Latency
18 132 (5.69%) Analytics
19 121 (5.22%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 538 (23.19%) SQL
2 497 (21.42%) JavaScript
3 343 (14.78%) C#
4 341 (14.70%) Scala
5 333 (14.35%) Python
6 240 (10.34%) C++
7 155 (6.68%) Ruby
8 134 (5.78%) PHP
9 91 (3.92%) Perl
10 78 (3.36%) Shell Script
11 75 (3.23%) C
12 69 (2.97%) Bash Shell
13 67 (2.89%) PL/SQL
14 64 (2.76%) Clojure
15 57 (2.46%) Groovy
16 50 (2.16%) Go
17 44 (1.90%) VB
18 41 (1.77%) VB.NET
19 34 (1.47%) Haskell
20 32 (1.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 366 (15.78%) Degree
2 38 (1.64%) PhD
3 22 (0.95%) ISTQB
4 14 (0.60%) ISEB
5 11 (0.47%) OCP
5 11 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (0.43%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.30%) CHECK Team Member
7 7 (0.30%) CREST Certified
8 6 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.22%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.17%) CEH
10 4 (0.17%) CISSP
10 4 (0.17%) CSSLP
11 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.086%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.043%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.043%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (8.32%) QA
2 12 (0.52%) SDET
3 10 (0.43%) MiFID
4 5 (0.22%) SLA
5 4 (0.17%) SEPA
6 2 (0.086%) EMIR
6 2 (0.086%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.086%) WCAG
7 1 (0.043%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.043%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.043%) Solvency II
System Software
1 155 (6.68%) Docker
2 23 (0.99%) HDFS
3 15 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.30%) Squid
7 6 (0.26%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.13%) Firmware
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.13%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.086%) Snort
9 2 (0.086%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.043%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.043%) GPFS
10 1 (0.043%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.043%) NFS
10 1 (0.043%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.043%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.043%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 154 (6.64%) Puppet
2 109 (4.70%) Ansible
3 106 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (1.51%) Salt
5 29 (1.25%) Control-M
6 16 (0.69%) HP SiteScope
7 14 (0.60%) Kibana
8 13 (0.56%) Graphite
9 11 (0.47%) Kubernetes
10 10 (0.43%) logstash
11 9 (0.39%) Mesos
12 5 (0.22%) BladeLogic
13 4 (0.17%) Consul
13 4 (0.17%) Nagios
14 3 (0.13%) Data Guard
14 3 (0.13%) Grafana
14 3 (0.13%) Oozie
14 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 2 (0.086%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 264 (11.38%) Oracle
2 86 (3.71%) Microsoft
3 79 (3.41%) Google
4 53 (2.28%) IBM
5 48 (2.07%) Atlassian
6 47 (2.03%) Sybase
7 46 (1.98%) Adobe
8 44 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
9 26 (1.12%) HP
10 24 (1.03%) TIBCO
11 23 (0.99%) Red Hat
11 23 (0.99%) Tableau
12 22 (0.95%) PayPal
13 21 (0.91%) VMware
14 19 (0.82%) SunGard
15 16 (0.69%) SAP
15 16 (0.69%) StreamBase
16 15 (0.65%) Talend
17 14 (0.60%) Murex
18 13 (0.56%) webMethods
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE + BONUS
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £27000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £90k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Salary Negotiable on Experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive!
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago