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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1234 1628 2199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.54% 15.52% 17.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.12% 30.90% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1385 1912
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3965 5269 6605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.37% 50.21% 52.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 4632 5722
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in the City of London

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1045 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
2 958 (38.32%) Finance
3 650 (26.00%) TDD
4 601 (24.04%) SQL
5 500 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 447 (17.88%) Spring
7 443 (17.72%) Python
8 415 (16.60%) Degree
9 400 (16.00%) C#
10 397 (15.88%) Linux
11 388 (15.52%) Banking
12 357 (14.28%) Oracle
13 351 (14.04%) C++
14 347 (13.88%) Software Engineering
15 336 (13.44%) OO
16 333 (13.32%) Computer Science
17 329 (13.16%) Multithreading
18 313 (12.52%) Scrum
19 306 (12.24%) .NET
20 293 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
21 292 (11.68%) Web Services
22 285 (11.40%) HTML
23 279 (11.16%) Unix
24 267 (10.68%) Front Office
25 266 (10.64%) Big Data
26 252 (10.08%) Scala
27 241 (9.64%) QA
28 239 (9.56%) NoSQL
29 233 (9.32%) BDD
30 225 (9.00%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 131 (5.24%) Tomcat
2 128 (5.12%) Node.js
3 117 (4.68%) Elasticsearch
4 111 (4.44%) Apache Spark
5 107 (4.28%) Apache
6 87 (3.48%) JBoss
7 83 (3.32%) WebSphere
8 57 (2.28%) Apache Solr
8 57 (2.28%) WebLogic
9 42 (1.68%) CMS
10 30 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
11 27 (1.08%) Confluence
12 20 (0.80%) OpenStack
13 18 (0.72%) SAS
13 18 (0.72%) WordPress
14 17 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 17 (0.68%) IIS
15 15 (0.60%) Jetty
15 15 (0.60%) Mule
15 15 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 38 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.64%) MS Office
3 6 (0.24%) Mathematica
4 5 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.16%) GNU Octave
5 4 (0.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.040%) Weka
Business Applications
1 12 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.36%) Eagle PACE
3 8 (0.32%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.28%) MetaTrader
4 7 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.20%) Decalog
5 5 (0.20%) HiInvest
5 5 (0.20%) LatentZero
5 5 (0.20%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.16%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.16%) Summit
7 3 (0.12%) IntelliMatch
7 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.080%) AWD
8 2 (0.080%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.080%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.080%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 184 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
2 138 (5.52%) SaaS
3 65 (2.60%) GitHub
4 58 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (1.24%) PaaS
6 30 (1.20%) IaaS
7 26 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (0.96%) Force.com
9 21 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (0.64%) iPaaS
11 13 (0.52%) Amazon S3
12 9 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
12 9 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 8 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
16 4 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (0.16%) Heroku
16 4 (0.16%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 45 (1.80%) HTTP
2 33 (1.32%) Firewall
3 27 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 24 (0.96%) Internet
5 21 (0.84%) Broadband
5 21 (0.84%) LDAP
6 13 (0.52%) Network Security
7 8 (0.32%) DNS
7 8 (0.32%) Intranet
7 8 (0.32%) Multicast
7 8 (0.32%) SAN
8 7 (0.28%) LAN
8 7 (0.28%) WAN
9 6 (0.24%) Extranet
10 5 (0.20%) SSL
11 4 (0.16%) SSH
12 3 (0.12%) SWIFTNet
12 3 (0.12%) VoIP
12 3 (0.12%) VPN
13 2 (0.080%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (10.64%) Big Data
2 239 (9.56%) NoSQL
3 223 (8.92%) Hadoop
4 192 (7.68%) SQL Server
5 159 (6.36%) MySQL
6 140 (5.60%) Relational Database
7 132 (5.28%) MongoDB
8 91 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 85 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
10 69 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
11 54 (2.16%) RDBMS
12 49 (1.96%) Apache Hive
13 46 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 45 (1.80%) HBase
15 40 (1.60%) Oracle Database
16 35 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 34 (1.36%) DB2
18 32 (1.28%) Redis
19 31 (1.24%) Couchbase
20 29 (1.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 216 (8.64%) Jenkins
2 211 (8.44%) Maven
3 209 (8.36%) JUnit
4 200 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 168 (6.72%) Selenium
6 158 (6.32%) Cucumber
7 144 (5.76%) JIRA
8 94 (3.76%) Gradle
9 90 (3.60%) WebDriver
10 77 (3.08%) Subversion
11 67 (2.68%) Eclipse
12 60 (2.40%) Mockito
13 58 (2.32%) Ant
14 45 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 45 (1.80%) TeamCity
15 33 (1.32%) Jasmine
16 26 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
17 24 (0.96%) JMeter
18 22 (0.88%) FitNesse
18 22 (0.88%) IntelliJ
General
1 958 (38.32%) Finance
2 388 (15.52%) Banking
3 267 (10.68%) Front Office
4 150 (6.00%) Marketing
5 146 (5.84%) Investment Banking
6 143 (5.72%) Law
7 100 (4.00%) Retail
8 93 (3.72%) Telecoms
9 65 (2.60%) Advertising
10 53 (2.12%) Games
11 40 (1.60%) Back Office
12 35 (1.40%) Financial Institution
13 34 (1.36%) Publishing
14 19 (0.76%) Legal
15 14 (0.56%) Manufacturing
16 13 (0.52%) French Language
17 12 (0.48%) Electronics
18 6 (0.24%) International Banking
19 4 (0.16%) German Language
19 4 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1478 (59.12%) Developer
2 1042 (41.68%) Java Developer
3 328 (13.12%) Senior Developer
4 252 (10.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 193 (7.72%) Architect
6 144 (5.76%) Java Engineer
7 124 (4.96%) Analyst
8 121 (4.84%) Software Engineer
9 113 (4.52%) Lead Developer
10 109 (4.36%) Consultant
11 91 (3.64%) Junior
12 82 (3.28%) Front Office Developer
13 77 (3.08%) Agile Developer
14 76 (3.04%) Java Architect
15 73 (2.92%) Software Developer
16 70 (2.80%) Agile Java Developer
17 67 (2.68%) Junior Developer
18 65 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
19 64 (2.56%) Lead Java Developer
19 64 (2.56%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 447 (17.88%) Spring
2 306 (12.24%) .NET
3 292 (11.68%) Web Services
4 285 (11.40%) HTML
5 225 (9.00%) J2EE
6 218 (8.72%) CSS
7 195 (7.80%) Hibernate
8 173 (6.92%) jQuery
9 172 (6.88%) XML
10 163 (6.52%) REST
11 134 (5.36%) RESTful
12 122 (4.88%) AngularJS
13 119 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
14 113 (4.52%) Java EE
15 100 (4.00%) JMS
16 96 (3.84%) HTML5
17 82 (3.28%) Middleware
18 81 (3.24%) Java SE
19 74 (2.96%) J2SE
19 74 (2.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 333 (13.32%) Computer Science
2 218 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 196 (7.84%) Mathematics
4 189 (7.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 150 (6.00%) Fintech
6 130 (5.20%) Equities
7 112 (4.48%) Algorithms
8 95 (3.80%) Fixed Income
9 88 (3.52%) Derivative
10 85 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
11 69 (2.76%) Mobile App
12 68 (2.72%) Visualisation
13 55 (2.20%) Hedge funds
14 51 (2.04%) User Experience
15 49 (1.96%) Data Structures
16 39 (1.56%) Management Information System
17 36 (1.44%) Physics
18 30 (1.20%) Statistics
19 23 (0.92%) Blog
19 23 (0.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 397 (15.88%) Linux
2 279 (11.16%) Unix
3 173 (6.92%) Windows
4 121 (4.84%) Android
5 79 (3.16%) Apple iOS
6 38 (1.52%) Solaris
7 32 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 22 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (0.72%) CentOS
10 15 (0.60%) Debian
10 15 (0.60%) Windows Server
11 8 (0.32%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.28%) openSUSE
13 3 (0.12%) AIX
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.080%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.080%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.040%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.040%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1045 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
2 650 (26.00%) TDD
3 347 (13.88%) Software Engineering
4 336 (13.44%) OO
5 329 (13.16%) Multithreading
6 313 (12.52%) Scrum
7 293 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
8 233 (9.32%) BDD
9 210 (8.40%) Low Latency
10 200 (8.00%) DevOps
11 194 (7.76%) Open Source
12 184 (7.36%) E-Commerce
13 146 (5.84%) Concurrent Programming
14 130 (5.20%) SOA
15 128 (5.12%) SDLC
16 125 (5.00%) Analytics
17 123 (4.92%) Mentoring
18 122 (4.88%) Kanban
19 119 (4.76%) Test Automation
20 113 (4.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 601 (24.04%) SQL
2 500 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 443 (17.72%) Python
4 400 (16.00%) C#
5 351 (14.04%) C++
6 252 (10.08%) Scala
7 205 (8.20%) Ruby
8 151 (6.04%) PHP
9 113 (4.52%) Perl
10 90 (3.60%) C
11 85 (3.40%) Bash Shell
12 75 (3.00%) Shell Script
13 71 (2.84%) Groovy
14 63 (2.52%) PL/SQL
15 61 (2.44%) R
16 47 (1.88%) Go
17 42 (1.68%) MATLAB
18 40 (1.60%) Clojure
19 37 (1.48%) T-SQL
20 33 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 415 (16.60%) Degree
2 71 (2.84%) PhD
3 23 (0.92%) ISTQB
4 21 (0.84%) ISEB
5 17 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
6 16 (0.64%) OCP
6 16 (0.64%) Security Cleared
7 12 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 9 (0.36%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.28%) SANS
10 6 (0.24%) AWS Certification
10 6 (0.24%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.12%) CCNA
12 3 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.12%) CISSP
12 3 (0.12%) GIAC
12 3 (0.12%) MCSE
12 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 241 (9.64%) QA
2 26 (1.04%) SDET
3 13 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.32%) SLA
5 6 (0.24%) SEPA
6 2 (0.080%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.080%) EMIR
6 2 (0.080%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.040%) MiFID
System Software
1 70 (2.80%) Docker
2 38 (1.52%) HDFS
3 25 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.80%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.20%) KVM
5 5 (0.20%) Squid
6 4 (0.16%) NFS
6 4 (0.16%) Samba
7 3 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.12%) Firmware
7 3 (0.12%) Varnish
8 2 (0.080%) iptables
8 2 (0.080%) Postfix
8 2 (0.080%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.080%) Xen
8 2 (0.080%) XenServer
9 1 (0.040%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.040%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.040%) vCloud
9 1 (0.040%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 119 (4.76%) Puppet
2 97 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
3 86 (3.44%) Ansible
4 37 (1.48%) Salt
5 32 (1.28%) Mesos
6 21 (0.84%) Kibana
6 21 (0.84%) logstash
7 18 (0.72%) Control-M
8 12 (0.48%) EnCase
8 12 (0.48%) FTK
9 11 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 11 (0.44%) Kubernetes
9 11 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 10 (0.40%) BladeLogic
11 7 (0.28%) Grafana
11 7 (0.28%) StatsD
12 6 (0.24%) Nagios
12 6 (0.24%) Oozie
13 5 (0.20%) Graphite
14 4 (0.16%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 357 (14.28%) Oracle
2 113 (4.52%) Microsoft
3 70 (2.80%) IBM
4 69 (2.76%) Sybase
5 68 (2.72%) Google
6 44 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
7 41 (1.64%) Red Hat
8 36 (1.44%) hybris
9 30 (1.20%) SAP
9 30 (1.20%) WorldPay
10 29 (1.16%) TIBCO
10 29 (1.16%) VMware
11 23 (0.92%) Bloomberg
11 23 (0.92%) Hortonworks
12 22 (0.88%) Adobe
13 21 (0.84%) Facebook
13 21 (0.84%) Murex
13 21 (0.84%) StreamBase
14 19 (0.76%) ATG
15 17 (0.68%) Calypso
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £62k - £77k plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £46,000 to £60,000 per annum plus 30% bonus, health, pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday