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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 1724 2238 2121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.01% 19.31% 18.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.33% 35.17% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1491 1936 1970
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £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 £85,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
5332 6363 5951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.52% 54.91% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 5567 5514
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 1359 (36.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1162 (31.59%) SQL
2 1162 (31.59%) Finance
3 934 (25.39%) Spring
4 716 (19.47%) JavaScript
5 685 (18.62%) Oracle
6 682 (18.54%) Banking
7 636 (17.29%) UNIX
8 623 (16.94%) Linux
9 601 (16.34%) TDD
10 598 (16.26%) HTML
11 591 (16.07%) C#
12 571 (15.52%) Degree
13 563 (15.31%) Hibernate
14 520 (14.14%) OO
15 510 (13.87%) J2EE
16 490 (13.32%) XML
17 468 (12.72%) Scrum
18 466 (12.67%) .NET
18 466 (12.67%) Multithreading
19 444 (12.07%) CSS
20 441 (11.99%) C++
21 421 (11.45%) Web Services
22 418 (11.36%) Python
23 398 (10.82%) Front Office
24 389 (10.58%) Computer Science
25 353 (9.60%) E-Commerce
26 338 (9.19%) SQL Server
27 323 (8.78%) Software Engineering
28 322 (8.75%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 276 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 195 (5.30%) Apache
3 129 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 125 (3.40%) JBoss
5 104 (2.83%) WebSphere
6 78 (2.12%) Apache Solr
7 76 (2.07%) CMS
8 70 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
9 68 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
10 65 (1.77%) Node.js
11 55 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
12 52 (1.41%) IIS
13 47 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 44 (1.20%) GlassFish
15 43 (1.17%) SharePoint
16 36 (0.98%) Apache Pig
17 35 (0.95%) Jetty
17 35 (0.95%) Confluence
18 31 (0.84%) MQSeries
19 27 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 118 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.11%) MS Office
3 22 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.46%) SPSS
4 17 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.30%) CPLEX
6 10 (0.27%) MS Project
7 9 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.11%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.11%) Weka
9 2 (0.054%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 45 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
2 15 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.35%) TIBCO iProcess
4 8 (0.22%) ION MarketView
4 8 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
5 6 (0.16%) RMDS
6 5 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
7 4 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.11%) Workday HCM
7 4 (0.11%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.082%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 3 (0.082%) Summit
8 3 (0.082%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.054%) Kondor+
9 2 (0.054%) LatentZero
9 2 (0.054%) HiPortfolio
10 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 74 (2.01%) SaaS
2 51 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 29 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (0.44%) Force.com
6 13 (0.35%) GitHub
7 9 (0.24%) PaaS
8 7 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.16%) IaaS
9 6 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.14%) Heroku
11 4 (0.11%) Joyent
12 2 (0.054%) Jelastic
12 2 (0.054%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.054%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.027%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.027%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 99 (2.69%) Internet
2 83 (2.26%) HTTP
3 44 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 29 (0.79%) DNS
5 24 (0.65%) Firewall
6 22 (0.60%) Broadband
7 20 (0.54%) Intranet
8 15 (0.41%) Extranet
8 15 (0.41%) LDAP
8 15 (0.41%) DHCP
9 12 (0.33%) FTP
10 10 (0.27%) VoIP
11 9 (0.24%) SSL
12 8 (0.22%) SSH
13 7 (0.19%) Wireshark
13 7 (0.19%) NAS
14 6 (0.16%) tcpdump
14 6 (0.16%) IP Telephony
14 6 (0.16%) SAN
15 5 (0.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 277 (7.53%) MySQL
3 275 (7.48%) Big Data
4 226 (6.14%) Hadoop
5 194 (5.27%) NoSQL
6 190 (5.17%) Relational Database
7 156 (4.24%) MongoDB
8 101 (2.75%) Oracle Database
9 79 (2.15%) RDBMS
10 66 (1.79%) Apache Hive
11 61 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
12 55 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 51 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
14 50 (1.36%) HBase
15 46 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 45 (1.22%) Redis
16 45 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
17 44 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
18 35 (0.95%) Oracle ODI
19 34 (0.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 258 (7.01%) Maven
2 231 (6.28%) Selenium
3 211 (5.74%) Git (software)
4 191 (5.19%) JUnit
5 189 (5.14%) Jenkins
6 151 (4.11%) Cucumber
7 149 (4.05%) Subversion
8 138 (3.75%) WebDriver
9 130 (3.53%) JIRA
10 129 (3.51%) Eclipse
11 114 (3.10%) Ant
12 88 (2.39%) Hudson
13 49 (1.33%) TeamCity
14 47 (1.28%) Mercurial
15 38 (1.03%) TestNG
16 36 (0.98%) Visual Studio
16 36 (0.98%) Xcode
17 35 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 27 (0.73%) JMeter
19 24 (0.65%) JBehave
General
1 1162 (31.59%) Finance
2 682 (18.54%) Banking
3 398 (10.82%) Front Office
4 322 (8.75%) Investment Banking
5 219 (5.95%) Retail
6 138 (3.75%) Games
7 130 (3.53%) Telecoms
8 72 (1.96%) Marketing
9 56 (1.52%) Advertising
10 54 (1.47%) Financial Institution
11 47 (1.28%) Back Office
12 46 (1.25%) Publishing
13 40 (1.09%) Law
14 34 (0.92%) Multimedia
15 24 (0.65%) Legal
16 21 (0.57%) Automotive
17 12 (0.33%) Billing
18 10 (0.27%) Interactive Media
19 9 (0.24%) Manufacturing
20 6 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2049 (55.71%) Developer
2 1352 (36.76%) Java Developer
3 357 (9.71%) Senior Developer
4 321 (8.73%) Architect
5 284 (7.72%) Analyst
6 281 (7.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 177 (4.81%) Consultant
8 126 (3.43%) Software Engineer
9 113 (3.07%) Applications Support
10 100 (2.72%) Support Analyst
11 88 (2.39%) Software Developer
12 86 (2.34%) Solutions Architect
13 85 (2.31%) Lead Developer
13 85 (2.31%) Technical Architect
14 82 (2.23%) Team Leader
15 78 (2.12%) Web Developer
16 76 (2.07%) Programmer
17 67 (1.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 63 (1.71%) Java Architect
18 63 (1.71%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 934 (25.39%) Spring
2 598 (16.26%) HTML
3 563 (15.31%) Hibernate
4 510 (13.87%) J2EE
5 490 (13.32%) XML
6 466 (12.67%) .NET
7 444 (12.07%) CSS
8 421 (11.45%) Web Services
9 238 (6.47%) HTML5
10 230 (6.25%) jQuery
11 199 (5.41%) Middleware
12 194 (5.27%) SOAP
13 190 (5.17%) REST
14 177 (4.81%) JMS
15 168 (4.57%) JSON
16 152 (4.13%) JSP
17 146 (3.97%) Java EE
18 119 (3.24%) Spring MVC
19 115 (3.13%) RESTful
20 110 (2.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 389 (10.58%) Computer Science
2 271 (7.37%) Open Source
3 226 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
4 225 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 184 (5.00%) Algorithms
6 177 (4.81%) Derivative
7 166 (4.51%) Mathematics
8 130 (3.53%) Fixed Income
9 123 (3.34%) Equities
10 114 (3.10%) User Experience
11 112 (3.05%) Mobile App
12 101 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
13 81 (2.20%) Data Structures
14 77 (2.09%) Visualisation
15 74 (2.01%) Data Integration
16 57 (1.55%) Hedge funds
17 55 (1.50%) Statistics
18 54 (1.47%) Physics
19 45 (1.22%) Market Risk
19 45 (1.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 636 (17.29%) UNIX
2 623 (16.94%) Linux
3 293 (7.97%) Windows
4 193 (5.25%) Android
5 106 (2.88%) Apple iOS
6 75 (2.04%) Solaris
7 37 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (0.54%) Ubuntu
10 16 (0.44%) HPUX
11 15 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (0.38%) AIX
13 13 (0.35%) CentOS
14 10 (0.27%) Debian
15 7 (0.19%) NetWare
15 7 (0.19%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.16%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.082%) Fedora
19 2 (0.054%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1359 (36.95%) Agile Software Development
2 601 (16.34%) TDD
3 520 (14.14%) OO
4 468 (12.72%) Scrum
5 466 (12.67%) Multithreading
6 353 (9.60%) E-Commerce
7 323 (8.78%) Software Engineering
8 275 (7.48%) BDD
9 263 (7.15%) MVC
10 257 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
11 246 (6.69%) SOA
12 219 (5.95%) Analytics
13 171 (4.65%) Low Latency
13 171 (4.65%) OOP
14 169 (4.59%) Web Development
15 154 (4.19%) UML
16 141 (3.83%) Project Management
16 141 (3.83%) Mentoring
17 132 (3.59%) Asset Management
18 126 (3.43%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1162 (31.59%) SQL
2 716 (19.47%) JavaScript
3 591 (16.07%) C#
4 441 (11.99%) C++
5 418 (11.36%) Python
6 202 (5.49%) Ruby
7 198 (5.38%) Perl
8 188 (5.11%) PHP
9 168 (4.57%) Scala
10 164 (4.46%) Shell Script
11 159 (4.32%) C
12 96 (2.61%) PL/SQL
13 94 (2.56%) VBA
14 92 (2.50%) Bash Shell
15 85 (2.31%) Groovy
16 68 (1.85%) VB
17 56 (1.52%) Objective-C
18 55 (1.50%) R
19 50 (1.36%) T-SQL
20 39 (1.06%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 571 (15.52%) Degree
2 80 (2.18%) PhD
3 34 (0.92%) Security Cleared
4 26 (0.71%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.38%) ISEB
6 9 (0.24%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.14%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.14%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.11%) CCNA
10 4 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.082%) CISSP
11 3 (0.082%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.082%) MCSE
11 3 (0.082%) PMP
11 3 (0.082%) CISM
11 3 (0.082%) OCPJP
11 3 (0.082%) OSCP
12 2 (0.054%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 275 (7.48%) QA
2 26 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.27%) SLA
5 6 (0.16%) Basel II
6 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.11%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.11%) Basel III
7 4 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.027%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.027%) COBIT
8 1 (0.027%) HL7
8 1 (0.027%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.027%) EMIR
8 1 (0.027%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.027%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 31 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (0.52%) HDFS
3 15 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 13 (0.35%) Squid
5 10 (0.27%) KVM
6 9 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 7 (0.19%) NFS
8 6 (0.16%) Docker
8 6 (0.16%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.16%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.14%) Xen
9 5 (0.14%) Varnish
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.11%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.11%) Samba
11 2 (0.054%) XenApp
11 2 (0.054%) Platform Symphony
12 1 (0.027%) GridGain
12 1 (0.027%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.027%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 85 (2.31%) Puppet
2 57 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (0.84%) Nagios
4 30 (0.82%) logstash
5 24 (0.65%) StatsD
5 24 (0.65%) Kibana
6 15 (0.41%) ZABBIX
7 14 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
8 11 (0.30%) Opsview
9 10 (0.27%) Munin
9 10 (0.27%) OpenView
10 7 (0.19%) Graphite
11 6 (0.16%) Oozie
11 6 (0.16%) Cacti
12 5 (0.14%) Ansible
12 5 (0.14%) Salt
12 5 (0.14%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.14%) Control-M
13 4 (0.11%) Ambari
13 4 (0.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 685 (18.62%) Oracle
2 207 (5.63%) Microsoft
3 123 (3.34%) Sybase
4 121 (3.29%) TIBCO
5 89 (2.42%) Google
6 82 (2.23%) IBM
7 61 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
8 58 (1.58%) ATG
9 57 (1.55%) Red Hat
10 54 (1.47%) VMware
11 51 (1.39%) hybris
12 50 (1.36%) Business Objects
13 47 (1.28%) Adobe
14 40 (1.09%) Bloomberg
15 33 (0.90%) Demandware
16 30 (0.82%) SAP
17 28 (0.76%) Siebel
17 28 (0.76%) Sun
17 28 (0.76%) webMethods
18 27 (0.73%) HP
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
University of Westminster
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60 - £110 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Large Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Gemini Search
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago