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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 1822 2398 2172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.55% 19.73% 18.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.75% 35.80% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 2137 2045
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 £82,500 £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
5564 6698 5987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.54% 55.10% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4969 5880 5574
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 1443 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
2 1296 (32.69%) Finance
3 1214 (30.62%) SQL
4 1000 (25.22%) Spring
5 800 (20.18%) JavaScript
6 773 (19.50%) Banking
7 724 (18.26%) Oracle
8 687 (17.33%) UNIX
9 686 (17.30%) Linux
10 670 (16.90%) HTML
11 643 (16.22%) Degree
12 635 (16.02%) C#
13 624 (15.74%) TDD
14 600 (15.13%) OO
15 599 (15.11%) Hibernate
16 562 (14.17%) XML
17 552 (13.92%) J2EE
18 536 (13.52%) Multithreading
19 514 (12.96%) .NET
20 504 (12.71%) Scrum
21 502 (12.66%) C++
22 484 (12.21%) CSS
23 463 (11.68%) Python
24 459 (11.58%) Front Office
25 450 (11.35%) Computer Science
26 429 (10.82%) Web Services
27 384 (9.68%) Investment Banking
28 380 (9.58%) SQL Server
29 377 (9.51%) Software Engineering
30 362 (9.13%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 302 (7.62%) Tomcat
2 221 (5.57%) Apache
3 148 (3.73%) JBoss
4 135 (3.40%) WebLogic
5 100 (2.52%) WebSphere
5 100 (2.52%) Node.js
6 90 (2.27%) Apache Solr
7 78 (1.97%) CMS
8 68 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
8 68 (1.72%) IIS
9 63 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
10 54 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
11 47 (1.19%) SharePoint
12 44 (1.11%) Confluence
13 42 (1.06%) GlassFish
14 41 (1.03%) SAS
14 41 (1.03%) Apache Pig
15 39 (0.98%) Jetty
16 37 (0.93%) Adobe CQ
17 31 (0.78%) MQSeries
Applications
1 115 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.01%) MS Office
3 32 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 29 (0.73%) SPSS
5 16 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.28%) CPLEX
7 9 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.23%) MS Project
8 4 (0.10%) Weka
8 4 (0.10%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.050%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 37 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
4 11 (0.28%) TIBCO iProcess
5 8 (0.20%) ION MarketView
5 8 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
6 6 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
7 5 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.13%) Advent Geneva
8 4 (0.10%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 4 (0.10%) Magento
8 4 (0.10%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.10%) RMDS
9 3 (0.076%) LatentZero
9 3 (0.076%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.076%) Kondor+
9 3 (0.076%) HiPortfolio
9 3 (0.076%) Workday HCM
9 3 (0.076%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 87 (2.19%) SaaS
2 42 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (0.50%) GitHub
6 16 (0.40%) Force.com
7 13 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.23%) PaaS
9 5 (0.13%) IaaS
9 5 (0.13%) Heroku
10 4 (0.10%) Joyent
11 3 (0.076%) Jelastic
12 2 (0.050%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.050%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.025%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.025%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.025%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.025%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.025%) Route 53
13 1 (0.025%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 99 (2.50%) HTTP
2 95 (2.40%) Internet
3 45 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 33 (0.83%) Firewall
5 28 (0.71%) DNS
6 22 (0.55%) Broadband
6 22 (0.55%) Intranet
7 15 (0.38%) SSL
7 15 (0.38%) Extranet
8 14 (0.35%) FTP
9 13 (0.33%) LDAP
10 12 (0.30%) LAN
10 12 (0.30%) VoIP
10 12 (0.30%) Wireshark
11 11 (0.28%) DHCP
12 10 (0.25%) WAN
13 9 (0.23%) SSH
14 8 (0.20%) NAS
14 8 (0.20%) SAN
15 7 (0.18%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 301 (7.59%) MySQL
3 277 (6.99%) Big Data
4 232 (5.85%) Hadoop
5 225 (5.67%) Relational Database
6 162 (4.09%) NoSQL
7 152 (3.83%) MongoDB
8 105 (2.65%) Oracle Database
9 80 (2.02%) RDBMS
10 61 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
11 57 (1.44%) Apache Hive
11 57 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 54 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 53 (1.34%) Redis
14 46 (1.16%) HBase
14 46 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
15 44 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 43 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
17 39 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
18 36 (0.91%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 274 (6.91%) Maven
2 231 (5.83%) Selenium
3 213 (5.37%) Git (software)
4 204 (5.15%) JUnit
5 188 (4.74%) Jenkins
6 174 (4.39%) Subversion
7 160 (4.04%) Eclipse
8 155 (3.91%) Cucumber
9 130 (3.28%) JIRA
10 124 (3.13%) WebDriver
11 119 (3.00%) Ant
12 85 (2.14%) Hudson
13 52 (1.31%) Xcode
14 51 (1.29%) TeamCity
15 50 (1.26%) Visual Studio
16 45 (1.13%) Mercurial
17 36 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 30 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
18 30 (0.76%) JMeter
19 25 (0.63%) TestNG
General
1 1296 (32.69%) Finance
2 773 (19.50%) Banking
3 459 (11.58%) Front Office
4 384 (9.68%) Investment Banking
5 212 (5.35%) Retail
6 165 (4.16%) Games
7 151 (3.81%) Telecoms
8 83 (2.09%) Marketing
9 60 (1.51%) Advertising
10 56 (1.41%) Financial Institution
11 48 (1.21%) Back Office
12 43 (1.08%) Publishing
13 35 (0.88%) Multimedia
14 34 (0.86%) Legal
15 33 (0.83%) Law
16 22 (0.55%) Automotive
17 17 (0.43%) Billing
18 9 (0.23%) Manufacturing
19 7 (0.18%) Interactive Media
20 6 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2242 (56.54%) Developer
2 1461 (36.85%) Java Developer
3 373 (9.41%) Senior Developer
4 330 (8.32%) Architect
5 310 (7.82%) Analyst
6 275 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 185 (4.67%) Consultant
8 122 (3.08%) Applications Support
9 121 (3.05%) Software Engineer
10 105 (2.65%) Support Analyst
11 104 (2.62%) Lead Developer
12 92 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
13 83 (2.09%) Team Leader
13 83 (2.09%) Technical Architect
13 83 (2.09%) Software Developer
14 80 (2.02%) Web Developer
15 78 (1.97%) Programmer
16 72 (1.82%) Junior
17 70 (1.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 68 (1.72%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1000 (25.22%) Spring
2 670 (16.90%) HTML
3 599 (15.11%) Hibernate
4 562 (14.17%) XML
5 552 (13.92%) J2EE
6 514 (12.96%) .NET
7 484 (12.21%) CSS
8 429 (10.82%) Web Services
9 264 (6.66%) HTML5
10 258 (6.51%) jQuery
11 228 (5.75%) SOAP
12 213 (5.37%) REST
13 206 (5.20%) JMS
14 201 (5.07%) Middleware
15 189 (4.77%) Java EE
16 187 (4.72%) JSON
17 170 (4.29%) JSP
18 134 (3.38%) Ajax
19 130 (3.28%) RESTful
20 124 (3.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 450 (11.35%) Computer Science
2 303 (7.64%) Open Source
3 276 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 273 (6.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 245 (6.18%) Algorithms
6 212 (5.35%) Derivative
7 201 (5.07%) Mathematics
8 168 (4.24%) Equities
9 149 (3.76%) Fixed Income
10 120 (3.03%) User Experience
11 118 (2.98%) Mobile App
12 112 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
13 104 (2.62%) Data Structures
14 89 (2.24%) Visualisation
15 77 (1.94%) Physics
16 76 (1.92%) Data Integration
17 71 (1.79%) Hedge funds
18 56 (1.41%) Statistics
18 56 (1.41%) Market Risk
19 47 (1.19%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 687 (17.33%) UNIX
2 686 (17.30%) Linux
3 321 (8.10%) Windows
4 208 (5.25%) Android
5 119 (3.00%) Apple iOS
6 80 (2.02%) Solaris
7 42 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (0.43%) HPUX
11 14 (0.35%) CentOS
12 13 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.33%) NetWare
13 10 (0.25%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.23%) AIX
15 8 (0.20%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.18%) Debian
17 3 (0.076%) Fedora
17 3 (0.076%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.076%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1443 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
2 624 (15.74%) TDD
3 600 (15.13%) OO
4 536 (13.52%) Multithreading
5 504 (12.71%) Scrum
6 377 (9.51%) Software Engineering
7 362 (9.13%) E-Commerce
8 287 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
9 276 (6.96%) BDD
10 270 (6.81%) MVC
11 254 (6.41%) SOA
12 247 (6.23%) Analytics
13 223 (5.62%) Low Latency
14 186 (4.69%) Web Development
15 170 (4.29%) OOP
16 168 (4.24%) Mentoring
17 154 (3.88%) Project Management
18 139 (3.51%) UML
19 135 (3.40%) Asset Management
20 130 (3.28%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1214 (30.62%) SQL
2 800 (20.18%) JavaScript
3 635 (16.02%) C#
4 502 (12.66%) C++
5 463 (11.68%) Python
6 207 (5.22%) Ruby
7 205 (5.17%) PHP
8 204 (5.15%) Perl
9 183 (4.62%) C
10 172 (4.34%) Scala
11 156 (3.93%) Shell Script
12 105 (2.65%) VBA
13 96 (2.42%) PL/SQL
14 90 (2.27%) VB
15 88 (2.22%) Bash Shell
16 86 (2.17%) R
17 83 (2.09%) Groovy
18 66 (1.66%) T-SQL
19 63 (1.59%) Objective-C
20 50 (1.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 643 (16.22%) Degree
2 95 (2.40%) PhD
3 49 (1.24%) Security Cleared
4 33 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 20 (0.50%) ISEB
6 18 (0.45%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.28%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.28%) CISSP
8 9 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.18%) CCNA
11 5 (0.13%) CISM
11 5 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.13%) PMP
11 5 (0.13%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.13%) CCNP
11 5 (0.13%) MCSE
11 5 (0.13%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.13%) OSCP
12 4 (0.10%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 297 (7.49%) QA
2 45 (1.13%) ISO 9001
3 17 (0.43%) SLA
4 12 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.10%) Basel II
7 3 (0.076%) Basel III
8 2 (0.050%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.050%) COBIT
8 2 (0.050%) HL7
9 1 (0.025%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.025%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.025%) EMIR
9 1 (0.025%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.025%) Solvency II
System Software
1 32 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.45%) HDFS
4 11 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (0.25%) KVM
6 9 (0.23%) Squid
7 7 (0.18%) NFS
7 7 (0.18%) Varnish
8 6 (0.15%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.13%) Xen
10 4 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.10%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.10%) Docker
10 4 (0.10%) Samba
10 4 (0.10%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.076%) Snort
11 3 (0.076%) Nmap
12 2 (0.050%) XenApp
12 2 (0.050%) XenServer
12 2 (0.050%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 87 (2.19%) Puppet
2 64 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (0.78%) Nagios
3 31 (0.78%) logstash
4 25 (0.63%) Kibana
5 23 (0.58%) StatsD
6 15 (0.38%) Opsview
7 14 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
8 12 (0.30%) ZABBIX
9 7 (0.18%) OpenView
9 7 (0.18%) Munin
9 7 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.15%) Ansible
11 5 (0.13%) Control-M
11 5 (0.13%) Cacti
11 5 (0.13%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.10%) SCCM
12 4 (0.10%) Oozie
12 4 (0.10%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 724 (18.26%) Oracle
2 209 (5.27%) Microsoft
3 137 (3.46%) Sybase
4 118 (2.98%) TIBCO
5 93 (2.35%) IBM
6 84 (2.12%) Google
7 67 (1.69%) Adobe
8 65 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
9 56 (1.41%) ATG
10 55 (1.39%) Red Hat
11 54 (1.36%) VMware
12 51 (1.29%) hybris
13 48 (1.21%) Business Objects
14 47 (1.19%) Bloomberg
15 37 (0.93%) SAP
16 32 (0.81%) Informatica
17 31 (0.78%) Demandware
18 29 (0.73%) Endeca
19 28 (0.71%) Sun
20 27 (0.68%) Siebel
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 37 minutes ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 45 minutes ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TD Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Package (travel, bonus, healthcare,
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per day + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HSBC
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday