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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
London / City of London
Rank 6 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 888 1263 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.69% 19.84% 15.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.14% 36.68% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 812 1139 1365
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £93,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
2852 3443 4941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.80% 54.08% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2614 3100 4438
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 17 January 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in the City of London

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 781 (39.93%) Finance
2 756 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
3 575 (29.40%) SQL
4 486 (24.85%) Banking
5 469 (23.98%) JavaScript
6 431 (22.03%) TDD
7 369 (18.87%) Linux
8 327 (16.72%) Degree
9 317 (16.21%) HTML
10 310 (15.85%) Python
11 303 (15.49%) C#
12 299 (15.29%) Spring
13 267 (13.65%) Scala
14 264 (13.50%) Computer Science
14 264 (13.50%) Jenkins
15 253 (12.93%) AngularJS
16 248 (12.68%) Oracle
17 246 (12.58%) Maven
18 243 (12.42%) OO
19 242 (12.37%) Scrum
20 228 (11.66%) BDD
21 227 (11.61%) Multithreading
22 211 (10.79%) REST
23 206 (10.53%) SQL Server
24 205 (10.48%) C++
25 204 (10.43%) NoSQL
26 199 (10.17%) CSS
27 198 (10.12%) Git (software)
28 196 (10.02%) Software Engineering
29 195 (9.97%) Front Office

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 85 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 84 (4.29%) Apache
3 82 (4.19%) Tomcat
4 80 (4.09%) Apache Spark
5 75 (3.83%) Jetty
6 43 (2.20%) JBoss
7 37 (1.89%) WebSphere
8 27 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 26 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 24 (1.23%) IIS
11 20 (1.02%) Apache Solr
12 19 (0.97%) CMS
12 19 (0.97%) WebLogic
13 17 (0.87%) Confluence
14 14 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
15 13 (0.66%) Apache Pig
16 12 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (0.61%) SharePoint
17 10 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
18 9 (0.46%) Mule
Applications
1 32 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.46%) MS Office
3 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.15%) Gephi
4 3 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.10%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.10%) MS Project
5 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.15%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.15%) StreamServe
4 3 (0.15%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.15%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
5 2 (0.10%) CSG Singleview
5 2 (0.10%) Magento
5 2 (0.10%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 1 (0.051%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.051%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.051%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 171 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (2.45%) GitHub
3 32 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (1.48%) SaaS
5 24 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 24 (1.23%) PaaS
6 19 (0.97%) IaaS
7 14 (0.72%) Google Compute Engine
8 10 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.46%) Force.com
10 5 (0.26%) Bluemix
10 5 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.20%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.20%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.15%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.15%) Heroku
13 2 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.76%) HTTP
2 32 (1.64%) Internet
3 27 (1.38%) SSL
4 26 (1.33%) Firewall
5 16 (0.82%) Network Security
6 15 (0.77%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.61%) FTP
7 12 (0.61%) Intranet
8 11 (0.56%) Extranet
8 11 (0.56%) LDAP
9 8 (0.41%) LAN
10 7 (0.36%) DNS
10 7 (0.36%) SSH
11 6 (0.31%) SAN
11 6 (0.31%) WAN
12 4 (0.20%) AMQP
12 4 (0.20%) VPN
12 4 (0.20%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.15%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.15%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 204 (10.43%) NoSQL
3 178 (9.10%) Big Data
4 118 (6.03%) Hadoop
5 102 (5.21%) MongoDB
6 98 (5.01%) MySQL
7 91 (4.65%) Relational Database
8 67 (3.43%) Oracle Database
9 48 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 48 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (1.84%) KDB
10 36 (1.84%) Redis
11 32 (1.64%) DB2
12 29 (1.48%) Apache Hive
13 28 (1.43%) Couchbase
13 28 (1.43%) Kdb+
14 25 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 23 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 18 (0.92%) RDBMS
17 17 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 264 (13.50%) Jenkins
2 246 (12.58%) Maven
3 198 (10.12%) Git (software)
4 129 (6.60%) Selenium
5 128 (6.54%) JUnit
6 119 (6.08%) JIRA
7 91 (4.65%) Cucumber
8 73 (3.73%) Gradle
8 73 (3.73%) Subversion
9 55 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 45 (2.30%) Eclipse
11 39 (1.99%) WebDriver
12 38 (1.94%) Ant
13 32 (1.64%) git-flow
14 29 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
15 28 (1.43%) Mockito
16 27 (1.38%) Gatling
17 24 (1.23%) JMeter
18 22 (1.12%) IntelliJ
19 18 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 781 (39.93%) Finance
2 486 (24.85%) Banking
3 195 (9.97%) Front Office
4 84 (4.29%) Advertising
5 82 (4.19%) Investment Banking
6 73 (3.73%) Games
7 72 (3.68%) Law
8 56 (2.86%) Marketing
9 52 (2.66%) Telecoms
10 42 (2.15%) Back Office
11 39 (1.99%) Retail
12 29 (1.48%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.87%) Publishing
14 16 (0.82%) Legal
15 9 (0.46%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.31%) Billing
16 6 (0.31%) German Language
17 5 (0.26%) Electronics
18 4 (0.20%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1335 (68.25%) Developer
2 982 (50.20%) Java Developer
3 425 (21.73%) Senior Developer
4 358 (18.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 114 (5.83%) Architect
6 103 (5.27%) C# Developer
7 94 (4.81%) Front Office Developer
7 94 (4.81%) Java Engineer
8 93 (4.75%) Junior
9 86 (4.40%) Junior Developer
9 86 (4.40%) SQL Developer
10 82 (4.19%) Core Java Developer
11 78 (3.99%) Software Engineer
12 73 (3.73%) Junior Java Developer
13 71 (3.63%) Analyst
14 67 (3.43%) Lead Developer
15 59 (3.02%) Scala Developer
16 53 (2.71%) Technical Leader
17 52 (2.66%) .NET Developer
18 48 (2.45%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (16.21%) HTML
2 299 (15.29%) Spring
3 253 (12.93%) AngularJS
4 211 (10.79%) REST
5 199 (10.17%) CSS
6 186 (9.51%) .NET
7 162 (8.28%) Web Services
8 157 (8.03%) Hibernate
8 157 (8.03%) Node.js
9 131 (6.70%) XML
10 110 (5.62%) HTML5
11 104 (5.32%) Apache Camel
12 101 (5.16%) jQuery
13 100 (5.11%) JDBC
14 99 (5.06%) J2EE
14 99 (5.06%) SOAP
15 91 (4.65%) JPA
16 85 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
17 83 (4.24%) J2SE
17 83 (4.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 264 (13.50%) Computer Science
2 158 (8.08%) Fintech
3 116 (5.93%) Mathematics
4 106 (5.42%) Algorithms
5 103 (5.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 93 (4.75%) Equities
7 78 (3.99%) Derivative
8 71 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
9 46 (2.35%) Visualisation
10 44 (2.25%) Client/Server
11 39 (1.99%) Market Risk
12 35 (1.79%) Fixed Income
13 32 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
14 29 (1.48%) Data Structures
15 28 (1.43%) Physics
16 27 (1.38%) Hedge funds
16 27 (1.38%) Mobile App
17 26 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
17 26 (1.33%) User Experience
18 24 (1.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 369 (18.87%) Linux
2 171 (8.74%) Unix
3 104 (5.32%) Windows
4 66 (3.37%) Android
5 33 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.87%) Solaris
8 15 (0.77%) CentOS
8 15 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.26%) AIX
13 4 (0.20%) Debian
14 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.051%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.051%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.051%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 756 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (22.03%) TDD
3 243 (12.42%) OO
4 242 (12.37%) Scrum
5 228 (11.66%) BDD
6 227 (11.61%) Multithreading
7 196 (10.02%) Software Engineering
8 180 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
9 172 (8.79%) Mentoring
10 158 (8.08%) Low Latency
11 155 (7.92%) DevOps
12 134 (6.85%) Microservices
13 132 (6.75%) SOA
14 118 (6.03%) Web Development
15 115 (5.88%) Analytics
16 114 (5.83%) SDLC
17 106 (5.42%) Open Source
18 103 (5.27%) Kanban
18 103 (5.27%) OOD
19 101 (5.16%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 575 (29.40%) SQL
2 469 (23.98%) JavaScript
3 310 (15.85%) Python
4 303 (15.49%) C#
5 267 (13.65%) Scala
6 205 (10.48%) C++
7 123 (6.29%) Ruby
8 83 (4.24%) Bash Shell
9 78 (3.99%) Perl
10 74 (3.78%) PHP
11 70 (3.58%) PL/SQL
12 62 (3.17%) C
13 57 (2.91%) Shell Script
14 33 (1.69%) VB
15 30 (1.53%) Go
16 29 (1.48%) Clojure
16 29 (1.48%) Groovy
17 27 (1.38%) VB.NET
18 25 (1.28%) R
19 21 (1.07%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 327 (16.72%) Degree
2 35 (1.79%) PhD
3 13 (0.66%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.61%) ISTQB
5 11 (0.56%) CISSP
5 11 (0.56%) CREST Certified
6 9 (0.46%) ISEB
7 8 (0.41%) CHECK Team Member
8 7 (0.36%) CSSLP
9 6 (0.31%) CEH
9 6 (0.31%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.26%) CISA
10 5 (0.26%) CISM
10 5 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.26%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.20%) OCP
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.15%) CHECK Team Leader
12 3 (0.15%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.15%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (6.65%) QA
2 8 (0.41%) MiFID
3 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.31%) SDET
4 3 (0.15%) SLA
5 2 (0.10%) EMIR
5 2 (0.10%) GDPR
6 1 (0.051%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 118 (6.03%) Docker
2 17 (0.87%) HDFS
3 16 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (0.51%) Apache Flume
5 9 (0.46%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.20%) Firmware
7 4 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.15%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.10%) KVM
9 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.10%) NFS
9 2 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.10%) XenServer
10 1 (0.051%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.051%) Snort
10 1 (0.051%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 134 (6.85%) Puppet
2 95 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (3.48%) Ansible
4 22 (1.12%) Kubernetes
5 12 (0.61%) Control-M
6 10 (0.51%) Mesos
6 10 (0.51%) Salt
7 8 (0.41%) Kibana
7 8 (0.41%) logstash
8 7 (0.36%) Nagios
9 6 (0.31%) Graphite
9 6 (0.31%) Terraform
10 5 (0.26%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.26%) HP SiteScope
10 5 (0.26%) Marathon
11 3 (0.15%) Oozie
11 3 (0.15%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.15%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 3 (0.15%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 248 (12.68%) Oracle
2 76 (3.89%) Microsoft
3 63 (3.22%) Google
4 53 (2.71%) Atlassian
5 49 (2.51%) TIBCO
6 46 (2.35%) IBM
7 43 (2.20%) Sybase
8 37 (1.89%) PayPal
9 36 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
10 33 (1.69%) Adobe
11 19 (0.97%) Red Hat
11 19 (0.97%) Tableau
12 16 (0.82%) HP
12 16 (0.82%) SAP
12 16 (0.82%) VMware
13 15 (0.77%) Calypso
13 15 (0.77%) hybris
14 14 (0.72%) Talend
14 14 (0.72%) webMethods
14 14 (0.72%) Zend
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + 28 Days Holiday + Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £60696 - £74000 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + 28 Days Holiday + Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + shares
Posted: Yesterday