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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 1628 2285 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.22% 18.09% 17.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.71% 34.18% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1980 1920
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
5134 6685 6312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 51.15% 52.92% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4540 5812 5590
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 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 22 May 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 1209 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1143 (35.71%) Finance
3 941 (29.40%) SQL
4 673 (21.02%) Spring
5 626 (19.56%) Linux
6 624 (19.49%) Oracle
7 608 (18.99%) Banking
8 568 (17.74%) JavaScript
9 536 (16.74%) Degree
10 523 (16.34%) UNIX
11 520 (16.24%) TDD
12 481 (15.03%) HTML
13 459 (14.34%) C#
14 434 (13.56%) Web Services
15 411 (12.84%) Scrum
16 389 (12.15%) Python
17 381 (11.90%) Multithreading
18 372 (11.62%) J2EE
19 371 (11.59%) .NET
20 368 (11.50%) Hibernate
21 366 (11.43%) C++
22 358 (11.18%) OO
23 347 (10.84%) XML
24 325 (10.15%) E-Commerce
25 322 (10.06%) Software Engineering
26 320 (10.00%) Maven
27 313 (9.78%) CSS
27 313 (9.78%) Continuous Integration
28 294 (9.18%) BDD
29 287 (8.97%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 246 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 201 (6.28%) Apache
3 131 (4.09%) WebSphere
4 115 (3.59%) WebLogic
5 100 (3.12%) Oracle Service Bus
6 97 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 96 (3.00%) Apache Solr
8 94 (2.94%) JBoss
9 67 (2.09%) Node.js
10 56 (1.75%) CMS
11 52 (1.62%) GlassFish
12 48 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
13 47 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 44 (1.37%) SharePoint
14 44 (1.37%) Jetty
15 42 (1.31%) MQSeries
16 34 (1.06%) Apache Spark
17 32 (1.00%) FileNet
18 29 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
19 28 (0.87%) Drupal
Applications
1 117 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 20 (0.62%) MS Office
3 14 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (0.44%) MS Project
4 9 (0.28%) Mathematica
5 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.094%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.062%) SPSS
8 1 (0.031%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.031%) Mingle
8 1 (0.031%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 104 (3.25%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 11 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
3 8 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.22%) RMDS
5 6 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
6 5 (0.16%) Summit
6 5 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.16%) Bond Adapt
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.12%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.12%) TIBCO iProcess
7 4 (0.12%) SAP APO
7 4 (0.12%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.094%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.062%) MetaTrader
9 2 (0.062%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.062%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 137 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (1.59%) SaaS
3 29 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (0.53%) Force.com
5 16 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.28%) IaaS
8 6 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
9 5 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.094%) GitHub
11 3 (0.094%) PaaS
11 3 (0.094%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.062%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.062%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.062%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.062%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.062%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 112 (3.50%) HTTP
2 108 (3.37%) Internet
3 66 (2.06%) TCP/IP
4 29 (0.91%) DNS
5 26 (0.81%) Firewall
5 26 (0.81%) LDAP
6 20 (0.62%) Broadband
7 19 (0.59%) Multicast
8 18 (0.56%) FTP
9 14 (0.44%) SAN
10 12 (0.37%) Intranet
10 12 (0.37%) SSL
11 10 (0.31%) WebEx
12 8 (0.25%) DHCP
13 7 (0.22%) BIG-IP
13 7 (0.22%) NetScaler
14 6 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
14 6 (0.19%) CTI
15 5 (0.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 246 (7.69%) Big Data
3 229 (7.15%) MySQL
4 211 (6.59%) NoSQL
4 211 (6.59%) Relational Database
5 178 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 136 (4.25%) Oracle Database
7 134 (4.19%) MongoDB
8 116 (3.62%) RDBMS
9 101 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
10 89 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
11 71 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
12 68 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
13 63 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
14 49 (1.53%) Apache Hive
15 47 (1.47%) DB2
16 34 (1.06%) Redis
17 31 (0.97%) HBase
18 29 (0.91%) Couchbase
19 23 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 320 (10.00%) Maven
2 264 (8.25%) Git (software)
3 261 (8.15%) Selenium
4 244 (7.62%) JUnit
5 233 (7.28%) Jenkins
6 185 (5.78%) WebDriver
7 172 (5.37%) Cucumber
8 133 (4.15%) JIRA
9 124 (3.87%) Subversion
10 122 (3.81%) Eclipse
11 115 (3.59%) Ant
12 65 (2.03%) Hudson
13 60 (1.87%) Mockito
14 57 (1.78%) TestNG
15 55 (1.72%) Mercurial
16 48 (1.50%) Gradle
17 40 (1.25%) JMeter
18 37 (1.16%) TeamCity
19 36 (1.12%) Calabash
20 35 (1.09%) Appium
General
1 1143 (35.71%) Finance
2 608 (18.99%) Banking
3 273 (8.53%) Front Office
4 248 (7.75%) Retail
5 216 (6.75%) Investment Banking
6 91 (2.84%) Games
7 82 (2.56%) Telecoms
8 72 (2.25%) Marketing
9 57 (1.78%) Law
10 50 (1.56%) Back Office
11 49 (1.53%) Financial Institution
12 44 (1.37%) Legal
12 44 (1.37%) Publishing
13 42 (1.31%) Advertising
14 18 (0.56%) Multimedia
15 16 (0.50%) Manufacturing
16 9 (0.28%) Interactive Media
17 8 (0.25%) International Banking
17 8 (0.25%) Electronics
18 6 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1652 (51.61%) Developer
2 1056 (32.99%) Java Developer
3 385 (12.03%) Senior Developer
4 317 (9.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 315 (9.84%) Architect
6 245 (7.65%) Analyst
7 212 (6.62%) Consultant
8 122 (3.81%) Software Engineer
9 108 (3.37%) Software Developer
10 85 (2.66%) SOA Architect
11 83 (2.59%) SOA Consultant
11 83 (2.59%) Junior
12 82 (2.56%) Support Analyst
13 81 (2.53%) Applications Support
14 71 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
15 70 (2.19%) Tester
16 67 (2.09%) Programmer
16 67 (2.09%) Lead Developer
17 64 (2.00%) Test Analyst
18 60 (1.87%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 673 (21.02%) Spring
2 481 (15.03%) HTML
3 434 (13.56%) Web Services
4 372 (11.62%) J2EE
5 371 (11.59%) .NET
6 368 (11.50%) Hibernate
7 347 (10.84%) XML
8 313 (9.78%) CSS
9 259 (8.09%) Middleware
10 208 (6.50%) HTML5
11 204 (6.37%) jQuery
12 159 (4.97%) Oracle Fusion
13 155 (4.84%) REST
14 152 (4.75%) RESTful
15 144 (4.50%) JSON
16 141 (4.40%) SOAP
17 139 (4.34%) Struts
18 114 (3.56%) JMS
19 107 (3.34%) Spring MVC
20 93 (2.91%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 287 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 224 (7.00%) Open Source
3 190 (5.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 176 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
5 128 (4.00%) Fixed Income
6 118 (3.69%) Equities
6 118 (3.69%) Derivative
7 107 (3.34%) Mathematics
8 95 (2.97%) Mobile App
9 90 (2.81%) Algorithms
10 89 (2.78%) User Experience
11 80 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
12 77 (2.41%) Data Structures
13 74 (2.31%) Data Integration
14 53 (1.66%) Hedge funds
15 41 (1.28%) Client/Server
16 36 (1.12%) PKI
17 35 (1.09%) Equity Derivative
18 34 (1.06%) Social Media
19 33 (1.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 626 (19.56%) Linux
2 523 (16.34%) UNIX
3 248 (7.75%) Windows
4 164 (5.12%) Android
5 90 (2.81%) Apple iOS
6 53 (1.66%) Solaris
7 43 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (1.16%) Ubuntu
9 23 (0.72%) Debian
10 16 (0.50%) CentOS
11 15 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (0.47%) AIX
12 14 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (0.37%) openSUSE
14 10 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.22%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.16%) Fedora
17 5 (0.16%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.12%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1209 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
2 520 (16.24%) TDD
3 411 (12.84%) Scrum
4 381 (11.90%) Multithreading
5 358 (11.18%) OO
6 325 (10.15%) E-Commerce
7 322 (10.06%) Software Engineering
8 313 (9.78%) Continuous Integration
9 294 (9.18%) BDD
10 283 (8.84%) SOA
11 260 (8.12%) MVC
12 161 (5.03%) Test Automation
13 154 (4.81%) Analytics
14 147 (4.59%) Low Latency
15 135 (4.22%) Web Development
16 129 (4.03%) OOP
17 120 (3.75%) Waterfall
18 116 (3.62%) Mentoring
19 115 (3.59%) Unit Testing
20 111 (3.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 941 (29.40%) SQL
2 568 (17.74%) JavaScript
3 459 (14.34%) C#
4 389 (12.15%) Python
5 366 (11.43%) C++
6 282 (8.81%) Scala
7 202 (6.31%) Ruby
8 194 (6.06%) PHP
9 191 (5.97%) Perl
10 123 (3.84%) Shell Script
11 109 (3.41%) Bash Shell
12 104 (3.25%) C
13 97 (3.03%) Groovy
14 68 (2.12%) PL/SQL
15 56 (1.75%) Objective-C
16 44 (1.37%) T-SQL
17 36 (1.12%) R
17 36 (1.12%) VBA
18 28 (0.87%) Apex Code
19 26 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 536 (16.74%) Degree
2 58 (1.81%) PhD
3 22 (0.69%) Security Cleared
3 22 (0.69%) ISEB
4 13 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.19%) OCP
8 6 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.16%) CISSP
9 5 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.12%) APMP
11 2 (0.062%) OSCP
11 2 (0.062%) MCTS
11 2 (0.062%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.062%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.062%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (8.93%) QA
2 19 (0.59%) SLA
3 18 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.28%) EMIR
4 9 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
5 8 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.094%) Basel II
8 2 (0.062%) Basel III
8 2 (0.062%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.062%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.062%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.062%) COBIT
8 2 (0.062%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.031%) RosettaNet
9 1 (0.031%) MiFID
System Software
1 25 (0.78%) Squid
2 24 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.66%) Docker
4 9 (0.28%) HDFS
5 8 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.12%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.12%) Active Directory
8 3 (0.094%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.094%) XenApp
9 2 (0.062%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.062%) vSphere
9 2 (0.062%) vCloud
9 2 (0.062%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.031%) Samba
10 1 (0.031%) NFS
10 1 (0.031%) Xen
10 1 (0.031%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.031%) KVM
10 1 (0.031%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 101 (3.16%) Puppet
2 72 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (1.25%) Nagios
4 30 (0.94%) Ansible
5 23 (0.72%) logstash
6 22 (0.69%) Kibana
7 20 (0.62%) StatsD
7 20 (0.62%) ZABBIX
8 17 (0.53%) Salt
9 11 (0.34%) TeamSite
9 11 (0.34%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.22%) HAProxy
11 6 (0.19%) Cacti
12 5 (0.16%) Unicenter
12 5 (0.16%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 4 (0.12%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.12%) Rundeck
13 4 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
13 4 (0.12%) OpenView
Vendors
1 624 (19.49%) Oracle
2 132 (4.12%) Microsoft
3 105 (3.28%) hybris
4 99 (3.09%) IBM
5 89 (2.78%) TIBCO
6 70 (2.19%) ATG
7 68 (2.12%) Demandware
8 64 (2.00%) Sybase
9 55 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
10 49 (1.53%) Red Hat
11 47 (1.47%) VMware
12 44 (1.37%) Adobe
13 43 (1.34%) Google
14 38 (1.19%) Sun
15 36 (1.12%) Intershop
16 34 (1.06%) Endeca
17 30 (0.94%) SAP
17 30 (0.94%) HP
18 28 (0.87%) Pega
19 25 (0.78%) New Relic
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + e
Posted: 42 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits and relocation
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benifit, Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Package + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus (50% - 100%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 per annum + pension, bonus & gym
Posted: 2 days ago