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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 1648 2093 2272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.04% 17.84% 19.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.49% 34.09% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1817 2085
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
5234 6139 6642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.10% 52.33% 56.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4566 5340 6006
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in the City of London

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1278 (39.21%) Finance
2 1218 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
3 1007 (30.90%) SQL
4 673 (20.65%) Banking
5 669 (20.53%) Oracle
6 668 (20.50%) Linux
7 625 (19.18%) C#
8 620 (19.02%) Spring
9 594 (18.23%) JavaScript
10 555 (17.03%) Degree
11 543 (16.66%) UNIX
12 513 (15.74%) TDD
13 509 (15.62%) HTML
14 499 (15.31%) Python
15 462 (14.18%) C++
16 446 (13.69%) OO
17 442 (13.56%) .NET
18 415 (12.73%) Web Services
18 415 (12.73%) Scrum
19 398 (12.21%) Software Engineering
20 386 (11.84%) J2EE
21 366 (11.23%) Multithreading
22 357 (10.95%) Windows
23 350 (10.74%) Hibernate
24 349 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
25 344 (10.56%) XML
26 337 (10.34%) Computer Science
27 322 (9.88%) Front Office
28 317 (9.73%) SQL Server
29 306 (9.39%) Scala

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 222 (6.81%) Tomcat
2 205 (6.29%) Apache
3 108 (3.31%) WebLogic
3 108 (3.31%) JBoss
4 97 (2.98%) WebSphere
4 97 (2.98%) Node.js
5 90 (2.76%) Apache Solr
6 69 (2.12%) Oracle Service Bus
7 68 (2.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 52 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
9 49 (1.50%) SharePoint
10 48 (1.47%) Apache Spark
11 47 (1.44%) IIS
12 45 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 43 (1.32%) Apache Pig
13 43 (1.32%) Confluence
14 39 (1.20%) Jetty
15 36 (1.10%) GlassFish
16 33 (1.01%) Drupal
17 29 (0.89%) CMS
Applications
1 127 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.23%) MS Office
3 25 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.55%) Mathematica
5 14 (0.43%) SPSS
5 14 (0.43%) MS Project
6 7 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.092%) HipChat
8 2 (0.061%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.061%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.061%) Mingle
9 1 (0.031%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 69 (2.12%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 9 (0.28%) MetaTrader
4 7 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.15%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.12%) LatentZero
7 3 (0.092%) Maximo
7 3 (0.092%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.092%) HiInvest
7 3 (0.092%) Decalog
7 3 (0.092%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.061%) IntelliMatch
8 2 (0.061%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.061%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.061%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.061%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 209 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (2.27%) SaaS
3 27 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (0.74%) Force.com
5 22 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.31%) IaaS
9 7 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
9 7 (0.21%) PaaS
10 6 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.12%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.12%) Office 365
12 4 (0.12%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.092%) GitHub
13 3 (0.092%) Amazon CloudSearch
14 2 (0.061%) Sumo Logic
15 1 (0.031%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 88 (2.70%) HTTP
2 80 (2.45%) Internet
3 60 (1.84%) TCP/IP
4 48 (1.47%) Firewall
5 38 (1.17%) DNS
6 28 (0.86%) LDAP
7 20 (0.61%) Broadband
8 19 (0.58%) Multicast
9 16 (0.49%) WAN
10 14 (0.43%) SSL
11 13 (0.40%) Intranet
12 12 (0.37%) VPN
13 10 (0.31%) LAN
14 8 (0.25%) Wireless
14 8 (0.25%) IPsec
14 8 (0.25%) Network Security
15 7 (0.21%) OpenLDAP
15 7 (0.21%) EIGRP
15 7 (0.21%) OSPF
15 7 (0.21%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 287 (8.81%) Big Data
3 254 (7.79%) MySQL
4 225 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 209 (6.41%) NoSQL
6 202 (6.20%) Hadoop
7 126 (3.87%) MongoDB
8 123 (3.77%) RDBMS
9 121 (3.71%) Oracle Database
10 88 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
11 86 (2.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 83 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
13 78 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
14 66 (2.03%) Apache Hive
14 66 (2.03%) Oracle ODI
15 46 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 42 (1.29%) DB2
17 41 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 38 (1.17%) HBase
19 36 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 282 (8.65%) Git (software)
2 271 (8.32%) Jenkins
3 263 (8.07%) Maven
4 247 (7.58%) Selenium
5 227 (6.97%) JUnit
6 167 (5.12%) JIRA
7 163 (5.00%) Cucumber
8 160 (4.91%) WebDriver
9 136 (4.17%) Subversion
10 95 (2.92%) Eclipse
11 69 (2.12%) Mockito
12 59 (1.81%) Ant
13 53 (1.63%) Gradle
14 51 (1.56%) JMeter
14 51 (1.56%) FitNesse
15 49 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 46 (1.41%) Hudson
17 43 (1.32%) SoapUI
18 39 (1.20%) TeamCity
19 36 (1.10%) NUnit
General
1 1278 (39.21%) Finance
2 673 (20.65%) Banking
3 322 (9.88%) Front Office
4 255 (7.82%) Retail
5 215 (6.60%) Investment Banking
6 107 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 78 (2.39%) Games
8 74 (2.27%) Marketing
9 64 (1.96%) Financial Institution
10 54 (1.66%) Advertising
11 51 (1.56%) Legal
12 48 (1.47%) Back Office
13 41 (1.26%) Law
14 30 (0.92%) Publishing
15 18 (0.55%) Multimedia
16 12 (0.37%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.37%) International Banking
17 9 (0.28%) Online Betting
17 9 (0.28%) Billing
17 9 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1751 (53.73%) Developer
2 1017 (31.21%) Java Developer
3 404 (12.40%) Senior Developer
4 300 (9.21%) Architect
5 279 (8.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 276 (8.47%) Analyst
7 174 (5.34%) Consultant
8 90 (2.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 85 (2.61%) Solutions Architect
10 83 (2.55%) Programmer
11 82 (2.52%) Support Analyst
11 82 (2.52%) Software Developer
12 80 (2.45%) Test Engineer
13 79 (2.42%) Applications Support
14 78 (2.39%) Lead Developer
15 77 (2.36%) Junior
16 76 (2.33%) C# Developer
17 73 (2.24%) SOA Consultant
18 71 (2.18%) Software Engineer
19 68 (2.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 620 (19.02%) Spring
2 509 (15.62%) HTML
3 442 (13.56%) .NET
4 415 (12.73%) Web Services
5 386 (11.84%) J2EE
6 350 (10.74%) Hibernate
7 344 (10.56%) XML
8 303 (9.30%) CSS
9 203 (6.23%) HTML5
10 201 (6.17%) Middleware
11 191 (5.86%) jQuery
12 180 (5.52%) REST
13 136 (4.17%) RESTful
14 132 (4.05%) JSON
15 128 (3.93%) SOAP
16 123 (3.77%) AngularJS
17 115 (3.53%) FIX Protocol
18 114 (3.50%) Oracle Fusion
19 108 (3.31%) Struts
20 105 (3.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 337 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 233 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
3 223 (6.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 161 (4.94%) Mathematics
5 160 (4.91%) Derivative
6 149 (4.57%) Equities
7 146 (4.48%) Fixed Income
8 126 (3.87%) Algorithms
9 88 (2.70%) User Experience
10 85 (2.61%) Mobile App
11 84 (2.58%) Data Structures
12 80 (2.45%) Data Integration
13 74 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
14 58 (1.78%) Hedge funds
15 54 (1.66%) Management Information System
16 52 (1.60%) Physics
17 48 (1.47%) Equity Derivative
18 46 (1.41%) Statistics
19 41 (1.26%) Semantic Web
20 39 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 668 (20.50%) Linux
2 543 (16.66%) UNIX
3 357 (10.95%) Windows
4 163 (5.00%) Android
5 100 (3.07%) Apple iOS
6 63 (1.93%) Solaris
7 59 (1.81%) Ubuntu
8 45 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (0.86%) Debian
10 27 (0.83%) CentOS
11 26 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (0.74%) AIX
13 15 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (0.43%) Mac OS X
15 11 (0.34%) HPUX
15 11 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.21%) openSUSE
16 7 (0.21%) Fedora
17 5 (0.15%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1218 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
2 513 (15.74%) TDD
3 446 (13.69%) OO
4 415 (12.73%) Scrum
5 398 (12.21%) Software Engineering
6 366 (11.23%) Multithreading
7 349 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 287 (8.81%) E-Commerce
9 260 (7.98%) SOA
10 256 (7.86%) BDD
11 203 (6.23%) SDLC
12 195 (5.98%) Open Source
12 195 (5.98%) Analytics
13 185 (5.68%) DevOps
14 178 (5.46%) MVC
15 163 (5.00%) Test Automation
16 160 (4.91%) Mentoring
17 138 (4.23%) Low Latency
18 132 (4.05%) Asset Management
19 130 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1007 (30.90%) SQL
2 625 (19.18%) C#
3 594 (18.23%) JavaScript
4 499 (15.31%) Python
5 462 (14.18%) C++
6 306 (9.39%) Scala
7 229 (7.03%) Ruby
8 203 (6.23%) PHP
9 197 (6.04%) Perl
10 157 (4.82%) C
11 141 (4.33%) Shell Script
12 116 (3.56%) Bash Shell
13 111 (3.41%) Groovy
14 94 (2.88%) PL/SQL
15 57 (1.75%) R
16 53 (1.63%) VB
17 47 (1.44%) T-SQL
18 43 (1.32%) VBA
19 34 (1.04%) Apex Code
20 33 (1.01%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 555 (17.03%) Degree
2 70 (2.15%) PhD
3 36 (1.10%) ISEB
4 25 (0.77%) Security Cleared
5 17 (0.52%) ISTQB
5 17 (0.52%) OCP
5 17 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
6 13 (0.40%) DV Cleared
7 12 (0.37%) SC Cleared
7 12 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.21%) CSSLP
9 7 (0.21%) GWAPT
10 6 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.15%) CISSP
12 4 (0.12%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.12%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.092%) GPEN
13 3 (0.092%) OSCP
13 3 (0.092%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 295 (9.05%) QA
2 26 (0.80%) SLA
3 10 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.28%) EMIR
4 9 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
5 8 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.21%) HIPAA
6 7 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.061%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.061%) MiFID
8 1 (0.031%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 41 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (1.10%) Docker
3 10 (0.31%) HDFS
3 10 (0.31%) Samba
4 8 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.25%) XenServer
4 8 (0.25%) VirtualBox
5 7 (0.21%) Varnish
5 7 (0.21%) Postfix
5 7 (0.21%) iptables
6 6 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.15%) Squid
8 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.092%) KVM
9 3 (0.092%) LXC
10 2 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.061%) XenApp
11 1 (0.031%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.031%) OpenSSH
11 1 (0.031%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 146 (4.48%) Puppet
2 144 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
3 81 (2.49%) Ansible
4 43 (1.32%) Nagios
5 24 (0.74%) logstash
6 22 (0.68%) Salt
7 19 (0.58%) Kibana
8 18 (0.55%) ZABBIX
9 17 (0.52%) StatsD
10 13 (0.40%) Vagrant
11 10 (0.31%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.25%) Cacti
12 8 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
13 7 (0.21%) Graphite
13 7 (0.21%) Kubernetes
13 7 (0.21%) AppDetective
13 7 (0.21%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.18%) Data Guard
14 6 (0.18%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.18%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 669 (20.53%) Oracle
2 140 (4.30%) Microsoft
3 110 (3.38%) Sybase
4 105 (3.22%) IBM
5 82 (2.52%) Red Hat
5 82 (2.52%) hybris
6 76 (2.33%) VMware
7 61 (1.87%) TIBCO
8 49 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
9 48 (1.47%) Google
10 46 (1.41%) HP
11 45 (1.38%) Adobe
12 42 (1.29%) SAP
13 37 (1.14%) ATG
14 32 (0.98%) webMethods
15 27 (0.83%) Cognos
15 27 (0.83%) New Relic
16 25 (0.77%) Atlassian
16 25 (0.77%) Murex
17 24 (0.74%) Sun
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £445.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30 - 70k+ & comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - 60K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% Bonus, car, pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday