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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 2131 2343 2557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.69% 19.33% 19.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.92% 34.57% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1841 2154 2399
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
6282 6777 7137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.16% 55.92% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5443 6123 6653
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 1558 (35.20%) Finance
2 1331 (30.07%) SQL
3 912 (20.61%) Banking
4 909 (20.54%) Spring
5 887 (20.04%) JavaScript
6 865 (19.54%) Oracle
7 860 (19.43%) Linux
8 840 (18.98%) HTML
9 814 (18.39%) Degree
10 813 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
11 799 (18.05%) UNIX
12 719 (16.24%) OO
13 717 (16.20%) TDD
14 670 (15.14%) C#
15 667 (15.07%) C++
16 620 (14.01%) Scrum
17 618 (13.96%) XML
18 608 (13.74%) Multithreading
19 606 (13.69%) .NET
20 576 (13.01%) J2EE
21 547 (12.36%) Hibernate
22 537 (12.13%) Computer Science
23 533 (12.04%) Front Office
24 531 (12.00%) CSS
25 517 (11.68%) Python
26 515 (11.64%) Web Services
27 499 (11.27%) SQL Server
28 451 (10.19%) Software Engineering
29 434 (9.81%) Investment Banking
30 392 (8.86%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 376 (8.50%) Tomcat
2 248 (5.60%) Apache
3 139 (3.14%) Node.js
4 135 (3.05%) WebLogic
5 88 (1.99%) WebSphere
5 88 (1.99%) IIS
6 73 (1.65%) Oracle Coherence
7 71 (1.60%) Apache Solr
8 67 (1.51%) CMS
9 61 (1.38%) SAS
10 56 (1.27%) Jetty
11 50 (1.13%) MQSeries
11 50 (1.13%) SharePoint
12 42 (0.95%) Adobe CQ
12 42 (0.95%) Confluence
13 41 (0.93%) Apache Pig
14 36 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
15 33 (0.75%) TIBCO EMS
16 29 (0.66%) GlassFish
17 27 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 150 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 53 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 40 (0.90%) SPSS
4 38 (0.86%) MS Office
5 18 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (0.25%) CPLEX
8 9 (0.20%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.11%) MS Project
10 4 (0.090%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.090%) InDesign
10 4 (0.090%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.090%) Blender
11 2 (0.045%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.023%) Weka
12 1 (0.023%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.023%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 31 (0.70%) Magento
2 27 (0.61%) Oracle CRM
3 25 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
4 18 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
4 18 (0.41%) TIBCO iProcess
5 17 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.23%) RMDS
7 8 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 8 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.18%) Advent Geneva
7 8 (0.18%) AquaLogic BPM
8 5 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
8 5 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.090%) LatentZero
9 4 (0.090%) PORTIA
9 4 (0.090%) Fredhopper
9 4 (0.090%) Markit EDM
10 3 (0.068%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (0.068%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 118 (2.67%) SaaS
2 52 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (0.52%) GitHub
5 22 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (0.32%) Google App Engine
8 9 (0.20%) Force.com
9 6 (0.14%) Joyent
10 5 (0.11%) PaaS
11 3 (0.068%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.068%) Jelastic
11 3 (0.068%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.068%) IaaS
12 2 (0.045%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.045%) Heroku
12 2 (0.045%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.023%) Pure360
13 1 (0.023%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.023%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 140 (3.16%) Internet
2 134 (3.03%) HTTP
3 71 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 63 (1.42%) Firewall
5 31 (0.70%) DNS
6 30 (0.68%) FTP
7 29 (0.66%) LAN
8 26 (0.59%) WAN
9 25 (0.56%) LDAP
10 24 (0.54%) VPN
11 22 (0.50%) Intranet
12 19 (0.43%) Broadband
12 19 (0.43%) SSL
13 18 (0.41%) Wireshark
13 18 (0.41%) Kerberos
14 17 (0.38%) VoIP
15 16 (0.36%) SSH
16 14 (0.32%) SAN
17 13 (0.29%) GSM
18 12 (0.27%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 499 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 392 (8.86%) MySQL
3 339 (7.66%) Relational Database
4 328 (7.41%) Big Data
5 274 (6.19%) Hadoop
6 199 (4.50%) NoSQL
7 171 (3.86%) MongoDB
8 139 (3.14%) Oracle Database
9 108 (2.44%) RDBMS
10 102 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
11 90 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 77 (1.74%) Mahout
13 73 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
14 70 (1.58%) Apache Hive
15 63 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 63 (1.42%) Data Mining
16 56 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
17 55 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
18 51 (1.15%) HBase
19 46 (1.04%) KDB
Development Applications
1 272 (6.15%) Maven
2 268 (6.06%) Selenium
3 261 (5.90%) JUnit
4 259 (5.85%) Git (software)
5 243 (5.49%) Subversion
6 195 (4.41%) Eclipse
7 194 (4.38%) Jenkins
8 149 (3.37%) Cucumber
9 130 (2.94%) Ant
10 129 (2.91%) WebDriver
11 117 (2.64%) JIRA
12 83 (1.88%) Hudson
13 82 (1.85%) Visual Studio
14 63 (1.42%) Xcode
15 60 (1.36%) TeamCity
16 59 (1.33%) Mercurial
17 56 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
18 45 (1.02%) Robotium
19 38 (0.86%) JMeter
20 33 (0.75%) Calabash
General
1 1558 (35.20%) Finance
2 912 (20.61%) Banking
3 533 (12.04%) Front Office
4 434 (9.81%) Investment Banking
5 217 (4.90%) Retail
6 189 (4.27%) Telecoms
7 153 (3.46%) Games
8 146 (3.30%) Marketing
9 96 (2.17%) Financial Institution
10 73 (1.65%) Advertising
11 60 (1.36%) Legal
12 58 (1.31%) Back Office
13 57 (1.29%) Publishing
14 26 (0.59%) Multimedia
15 25 (0.56%) Law
16 23 (0.52%) Billing
17 21 (0.47%) German Language
18 19 (0.43%) French Language
19 18 (0.41%) Manufacturing
20 13 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2429 (54.88%) Developer
2 1488 (33.62%) Java Developer
3 465 (10.51%) Senior Developer
4 359 (8.11%) Analyst
5 315 (7.12%) Architect
6 309 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
7 197 (4.45%) Consultant
8 172 (3.89%) Applications Support
9 127 (2.87%) Support Analyst
10 106 (2.39%) Software Engineer
11 102 (2.30%) Lead Developer
12 92 (2.08%) Programmer
13 86 (1.94%) Web Developer
14 84 (1.90%) Android Developer
15 82 (1.85%) Applications Support Analyst
16 80 (1.81%) Junior
16 80 (1.81%) Data Scientist
17 77 (1.74%) Software Developer
18 73 (1.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 73 (1.65%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 909 (20.54%) Spring
2 840 (18.98%) HTML
3 618 (13.96%) XML
4 606 (13.69%) .NET
5 576 (13.01%) J2EE
6 547 (12.36%) Hibernate
7 531 (12.00%) CSS
8 515 (11.64%) Web Services
9 319 (7.21%) HTML5
10 304 (6.87%) REST
11 295 (6.67%) SOAP
12 292 (6.60%) jQuery
13 225 (5.08%) Java EE
14 219 (4.95%) JSON
15 198 (4.47%) JMS
16 186 (4.20%) JSP
17 180 (4.07%) RESTful
18 179 (4.04%) Ajax
19 167 (3.77%) Middleware
20 139 (3.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 537 (12.13%) Computer Science
2 373 (8.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 358 (8.09%) Open Source
4 273 (6.17%) Equities
5 240 (5.42%) Mathematics
6 227 (5.13%) Derivative
7 182 (4.11%) Mobile App
8 161 (3.64%) Fixed Income
9 145 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
10 110 (2.49%) Physics
11 108 (2.44%) Visualisation
12 85 (1.92%) Hedge funds
13 68 (1.54%) iPhone
14 58 (1.31%) Statistics
15 55 (1.24%) Credit Risk
15 55 (1.24%) Data Integration
16 51 (1.15%) Clustering
17 49 (1.11%) iPad
17 49 (1.11%) Social Media
17 49 (1.11%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 860 (19.43%) Linux
2 799 (18.05%) UNIX
3 374 (8.45%) Windows
4 229 (5.17%) Android
5 158 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 104 (2.35%) Solaris
7 50 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (0.43%) NetWare
11 18 (0.41%) AIX
12 16 (0.36%) Ubuntu
13 15 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
14 14 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (0.29%) CentOS
15 13 (0.29%) Windows 8
16 11 (0.25%) Windows 7
17 10 (0.23%) Debian
17 10 (0.23%) HPUX
18 8 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 813 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
2 719 (16.24%) OO
3 717 (16.20%) TDD
4 620 (14.01%) Scrum
5 608 (13.74%) Multithreading
6 451 (10.19%) Software Engineering
7 375 (8.47%) E-Commerce
8 352 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
9 324 (7.32%) Low Latency
10 307 (6.94%) Analytics
11 295 (6.67%) MVC
12 278 (6.28%) BDD
13 247 (5.58%) SOA
14 208 (4.70%) Project Management
15 202 (4.56%) OOP
16 199 (4.50%) Web Development
17 162 (3.66%) Configuration Management
18 161 (3.64%) Risk Management
19 159 (3.59%) Unit Testing
20 149 (3.37%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1331 (30.07%) SQL
2 887 (20.04%) JavaScript
3 670 (15.14%) C#
4 667 (15.07%) C++
5 517 (11.68%) Python
6 287 (6.48%) Ruby
7 261 (5.90%) Scala
8 251 (5.67%) PHP
9 240 (5.42%) Perl
10 221 (4.99%) C
11 156 (3.52%) R
12 154 (3.48%) Shell Script
13 134 (3.03%) PL/SQL
14 119 (2.69%) Bash Shell
15 105 (2.37%) VBA
16 103 (2.33%) VB
17 100 (2.26%) T-SQL
18 99 (2.24%) Objective-C
19 94 (2.12%) Groovy
20 83 (1.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 814 (18.39%) Degree
2 127 (2.87%) PhD
3 54 (1.22%) Security Cleared
4 30 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 28 (0.63%) DV Cleared
6 27 (0.61%) ISEB
7 21 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 17 (0.38%) CISSP
8 17 (0.38%) ISTQB
9 15 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (0.29%) PMP
10 13 (0.29%) PMI Certification
11 11 (0.25%) Sun Certification
12 10 (0.23%) CCNP
12 10 (0.23%) CCNA
13 9 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.20%) CFA
14 8 (0.18%) GIAC
14 8 (0.18%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 377 (8.52%) QA
2 48 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 31 (0.70%) SLA
4 11 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.20%) TickIT
7 5 (0.11%) HL7
8 3 (0.068%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.068%) EMIR
9 2 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.045%) ISO 8583
9 2 (0.045%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.023%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.023%) Basel III
10 1 (0.023%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.023%) COBIT
10 1 (0.023%) MiFID
System Software
1 31 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
3 25 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 17 (0.38%) HDFS
5 11 (0.25%) NFS
6 10 (0.23%) Squid
6 10 (0.23%) Varnish
7 9 (0.20%) KVM
8 7 (0.16%) Nmap
9 6 (0.14%) Snort
9 6 (0.14%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.11%) XenServer
10 5 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.090%) Sendmail
11 4 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.068%) XenApp
12 3 (0.068%) OpenSSH
12 3 (0.068%) Samba
12 3 (0.068%) Xen
13 2 (0.045%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 91 (2.06%) Puppet
2 75 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (1.11%) Nagios
4 22 (0.50%) Opsview
5 20 (0.45%) logstash
6 13 (0.29%) Kibana
7 11 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (0.25%) StatsD
8 10 (0.23%) Control-M
9 8 (0.18%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.16%) Cacti
10 7 (0.16%) Ansible
11 6 (0.14%) OpenView
11 6 (0.14%) Zenoss
12 5 (0.11%) SCCM
12 5 (0.11%) SmokePing
12 5 (0.11%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.090%) BladeLogic
13 4 (0.090%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 4 (0.090%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 865 (19.54%) Oracle
2 249 (5.63%) Microsoft
3 205 (4.63%) JBoss
4 142 (3.21%) TIBCO
5 130 (2.94%) Sybase
6 114 (2.58%) IBM
7 103 (2.33%) Adobe
8 99 (2.24%) Google
9 76 (1.72%) Red Hat
10 67 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
11 64 (1.45%) SAP
12 63 (1.42%) hybris
13 53 (1.20%) VMware
14 46 (1.04%) ATG
15 44 (0.99%) Business Objects
16 42 (0.95%) Bloomberg
16 42 (0.95%) Informatica
17 41 (0.93%) Tableau
18 37 (0.84%) F5
19 32 (0.72%) Sun
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum £40k base + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum + Bonus+Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 10% Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago