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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 1773 2243 2352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.02% 18.12% 19.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.32% 34.73% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1494 1917 2164
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
5485 6458 6644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.64% 52.16% 55.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4805 5551 5987
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 1332 (38.96%) Finance
2 1250 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1036 (30.30%) SQL
4 688 (20.12%) Linux
5 683 (19.98%) Spring
6 677 (19.80%) Oracle
7 663 (19.39%) Banking
8 637 (18.63%) JavaScript
9 610 (17.84%) C#
10 598 (17.49%) Degree
11 541 (15.82%) UNIX
12 532 (15.56%) TDD
13 530 (15.50%) HTML
14 491 (14.36%) Python
15 465 (13.60%) C++
16 453 (13.25%) OO
17 439 (12.84%) .NET
18 426 (12.46%) Web Services
19 424 (12.40%) Scrum
20 401 (11.73%) J2EE
21 400 (11.70%) Software Engineering
22 384 (11.23%) Multithreading
23 375 (10.97%) XML
24 369 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
25 368 (10.76%) Hibernate
26 348 (10.18%) Windows
27 343 (10.03%) Computer Science
28 325 (9.51%) Front Office
29 324 (9.48%) CSS
30 318 (9.30%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 247 (7.22%) Tomcat
2 205 (6.00%) Apache
3 113 (3.31%) WebLogic
3 113 (3.31%) WebSphere
4 108 (3.16%) JBoss
5 102 (2.98%) Apache Solr
6 92 (2.69%) Node.js
7 76 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
8 75 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 54 (1.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 50 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
11 46 (1.35%) SharePoint
12 45 (1.32%) CMS
12 45 (1.32%) GlassFish
13 40 (1.17%) Jetty
13 40 (1.17%) IIS
14 37 (1.08%) Drupal
14 37 (1.08%) Confluence
14 37 (1.08%) Apache Spark
15 34 (0.99%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 126 (3.69%) MS Excel
2 28 (0.82%) MS Office
3 21 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.50%) Mathematica
5 13 (0.38%) MS Project
6 12 (0.35%) SPSS
7 8 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.058%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.058%) Mingle
8 2 (0.058%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.029%) Gephi
9 1 (0.029%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 80 (2.34%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 13 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
3 9 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.20%) MetaTrader
5 5 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.12%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.12%) Bond Adapt
6 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.088%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.088%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.088%) LatentZero
7 3 (0.088%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.088%) SAP APO
7 3 (0.088%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.058%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.058%) IntelliMatch
8 2 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 193 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (2.16%) SaaS
3 34 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (0.50%) Force.com
6 16 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (0.38%) IaaS
8 12 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.23%) PaaS
10 6 (0.18%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
12 4 (0.12%) GitHub
12 4 (0.12%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.12%) Office 365
13 3 (0.088%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.088%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.088%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.058%) Amazon CloudSearch
14 2 (0.058%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 103 (3.01%) HTTP
2 99 (2.90%) Internet
3 71 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 47 (1.37%) Firewall
5 38 (1.11%) DNS
6 30 (0.88%) LDAP
7 23 (0.67%) Broadband
7 23 (0.67%) Multicast
8 15 (0.44%) Intranet
9 14 (0.41%) SSL
10 11 (0.32%) WAN
11 10 (0.29%) VPN
11 10 (0.29%) SAN
12 8 (0.23%) FTP
13 7 (0.20%) Wireless
13 7 (0.20%) BIG-IP
13 7 (0.20%) Network Security
13 7 (0.20%) NetScaler
14 6 (0.18%) IPsec
14 6 (0.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 285 (8.34%) Big Data
3 261 (7.63%) MySQL
4 238 (6.96%) Relational Database
5 205 (6.00%) NoSQL
6 192 (5.62%) Hadoop
7 138 (4.04%) MongoDB
8 134 (3.92%) RDBMS
9 129 (3.77%) Oracle Database
10 91 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 80 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
12 79 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
13 74 (2.16%) Oracle ODI
14 72 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
15 55 (1.61%) Apache Hive
16 44 (1.29%) DB2
17 37 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 36 (1.05%) Redis
19 31 (0.91%) Couchbase
20 29 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 298 (8.72%) Maven
1 298 (8.72%) Git (software)
2 273 (7.98%) Jenkins
3 271 (7.93%) Selenium
4 253 (7.40%) JUnit
5 186 (5.44%) WebDriver
6 182 (5.32%) Cucumber
7 154 (4.50%) JIRA
8 145 (4.24%) Subversion
9 104 (3.04%) Eclipse
10 77 (2.25%) Ant
11 71 (2.08%) Mockito
12 55 (1.61%) JMeter
13 54 (1.58%) FitNesse
14 52 (1.52%) Hudson
15 50 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 50 (1.46%) Gradle
16 48 (1.40%) SoapUI
17 47 (1.37%) Mercurial
18 40 (1.17%) TeamCity
General
1 1332 (38.96%) Finance
2 663 (19.39%) Banking
3 325 (9.51%) Front Office
4 264 (7.72%) Retail
5 210 (6.14%) Investment Banking
6 116 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 87 (2.54%) Games
8 76 (2.22%) Marketing
9 60 (1.75%) Financial Institution
10 56 (1.64%) Advertising
11 49 (1.43%) Legal
12 46 (1.35%) Back Office
12 46 (1.35%) Law
13 37 (1.08%) Publishing
14 21 (0.61%) Multimedia
15 14 (0.41%) Manufacturing
16 10 (0.29%) Electronics
17 9 (0.26%) Billing
18 7 (0.20%) International Banking
19 4 (0.12%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1834 (53.64%) Developer
2 1093 (31.97%) Java Developer
3 409 (11.96%) Senior Developer
4 324 (9.48%) Architect
5 295 (8.63%) Analyst
6 291 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
7 191 (5.59%) Consultant
8 94 (2.75%) Software Developer
9 93 (2.72%) Lead Developer
10 90 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
10 90 (2.63%) Software Engineer
11 89 (2.60%) Support Analyst
12 88 (2.57%) Programmer
12 88 (2.57%) Applications Support
13 86 (2.52%) Test Engineer
14 85 (2.49%) Junior
15 83 (2.43%) SOA Consultant
16 76 (2.22%) C# Developer
17 75 (2.19%) SOA Architect
17 75 (2.19%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 683 (19.98%) Spring
2 530 (15.50%) HTML
3 439 (12.84%) .NET
4 426 (12.46%) Web Services
5 401 (11.73%) J2EE
6 375 (10.97%) XML
7 368 (10.76%) Hibernate
8 324 (9.48%) CSS
9 232 (6.79%) Middleware
10 227 (6.64%) HTML5
11 210 (6.14%) jQuery
12 190 (5.56%) REST
13 157 (4.59%) RESTful
14 150 (4.39%) JSON
15 146 (4.27%) SOAP
16 129 (3.77%) Oracle Fusion
17 124 (3.63%) Struts
18 119 (3.48%) AngularJS
19 117 (3.42%) JMS
20 115 (3.36%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 343 (10.03%) Computer Science
2 226 (6.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 218 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 165 (4.83%) Derivative
5 156 (4.56%) Mathematics
5 156 (4.56%) Equities
6 152 (4.45%) Fixed Income
7 115 (3.36%) Algorithms
8 95 (2.78%) User Experience
9 88 (2.57%) Mobile App
10 82 (2.40%) Data Integration
11 76 (2.22%) Data Structures
12 75 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
13 63 (1.84%) Hedge funds
14 53 (1.55%) Physics
15 48 (1.40%) Management Information System
16 47 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
17 38 (1.11%) Statistics
17 38 (1.11%) Client/Server
18 37 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 688 (20.12%) Linux
2 541 (15.82%) UNIX
3 348 (10.18%) Windows
4 171 (5.00%) Android
5 101 (2.95%) Apple iOS
6 65 (1.90%) Solaris
7 51 (1.49%) Ubuntu
8 49 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (0.91%) Debian
10 26 (0.76%) CentOS
11 22 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (0.64%) AIX
12 15 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.35%) HPUX
15 11 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.20%) openSUSE
17 6 (0.18%) Fedora
18 5 (0.15%) Windows XP
19 4 (0.12%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1250 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 532 (15.56%) TDD
3 453 (13.25%) OO
4 424 (12.40%) Scrum
5 400 (11.70%) Software Engineering
6 384 (11.23%) Multithreading
7 369 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
8 309 (9.04%) E-Commerce
9 293 (8.57%) BDD
10 279 (8.16%) SOA
11 225 (6.58%) SDLC
12 222 (6.49%) Open Source
13 207 (6.05%) MVC
14 201 (5.88%) Analytics
15 180 (5.26%) Test Automation
16 171 (5.00%) DevOps
17 152 (4.45%) Mentoring
18 147 (4.30%) Low Latency
19 130 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
20 127 (3.71%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1036 (30.30%) SQL
2 637 (18.63%) JavaScript
3 610 (17.84%) C#
4 491 (14.36%) Python
5 465 (13.60%) C++
6 311 (9.10%) Scala
7 221 (6.46%) Ruby
8 219 (6.41%) PHP
9 187 (5.47%) Perl
10 145 (4.24%) C
11 133 (3.89%) Shell Script
12 120 (3.51%) Groovy
13 116 (3.39%) Bash Shell
14 83 (2.43%) PL/SQL
15 56 (1.64%) VB
15 56 (1.64%) R
16 49 (1.43%) T-SQL
17 40 (1.17%) Objective-C
18 37 (1.08%) VBA
19 30 (0.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 598 (17.49%) Degree
2 67 (1.96%) PhD
3 33 (0.97%) ISEB
4 27 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 16 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
6 15 (0.44%) SC Cleared
6 15 (0.44%) OCP
7 13 (0.38%) ISTQB
8 12 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.20%) CISSP
12 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.12%) OSCP
13 4 (0.12%) CSSLP
13 4 (0.12%) GWAPT
14 3 (0.088%) GPEN
14 3 (0.088%) CEH
14 3 (0.088%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 303 (8.86%) QA
2 25 (0.73%) SLA
3 12 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.26%) EMIR
5 9 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.12%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.058%) COBIT
8 2 (0.058%) MiFID
8 2 (0.058%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.029%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 33 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (0.79%) Docker
3 14 (0.41%) Squid
4 9 (0.26%) HDFS
5 8 (0.23%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.23%) VirtualBox
6 7 (0.20%) Varnish
7 6 (0.18%) XenServer
7 6 (0.18%) Samba
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.15%) Postfix
8 5 (0.15%) iptables
9 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.088%) XenApp
10 3 (0.088%) LXC
11 2 (0.058%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.058%) KVM
12 1 (0.029%) Platform Symphony
12 1 (0.029%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.029%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 138 (4.04%) Puppet
2 125 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (1.75%) Ansible
4 47 (1.37%) Nagios
5 26 (0.76%) logstash
6 21 (0.61%) Kibana
7 20 (0.58%) StatsD
8 17 (0.50%) Salt
8 17 (0.50%) ZABBIX
9 11 (0.32%) Tivoli
9 11 (0.32%) Vagrant
10 8 (0.23%) HAProxy
10 8 (0.23%) Cacti
11 7 (0.20%) Oracle ZFS
12 6 (0.18%) Rundeck
12 6 (0.18%) TeamSite
12 6 (0.18%) Unicenter
12 6 (0.18%) Capistrano
13 5 (0.15%) CFEngine
13 5 (0.15%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 677 (19.80%) Oracle
2 135 (3.95%) Microsoft
3 106 (3.10%) IBM
4 102 (2.98%) Sybase
5 97 (2.84%) hybris
6 74 (2.16%) Red Hat
7 71 (2.08%) TIBCO
8 69 (2.02%) VMware
9 52 (1.52%) Adobe
10 48 (1.40%) ATG
11 46 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
11 46 (1.35%) Google
12 43 (1.26%) SAP
13 38 (1.11%) HP
14 34 (0.99%) Demandware
15 30 (0.88%) New Relic
15 30 (0.88%) Sun
15 30 (0.88%) Cognos
16 28 (0.82%) webMethods
17 26 (0.76%) Atlassian
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago