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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1628 2215 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.47% 17.59% 17.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.64% 33.48% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1925 1913
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 £90,000 £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
5314 6616 6459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.49% 52.55% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4672 5728 5738
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
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 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 1202 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 1117 (34.35%) Finance
3 986 (30.32%) SQL
4 718 (22.08%) Spring
5 654 (20.11%) Banking
6 601 (18.48%) Oracle
7 593 (18.23%) Linux
8 539 (16.57%) UNIX
9 537 (16.51%) JavaScript
10 506 (15.56%) Degree
11 504 (15.50%) TDD
12 466 (14.33%) C#
13 449 (13.81%) HTML
14 410 (12.61%) Web Services
15 401 (12.33%) Hibernate
16 396 (12.18%) Multithreading
17 395 (12.15%) Scrum
18 393 (12.08%) .NET
19 386 (11.87%) J2EE
20 371 (11.41%) Python
21 360 (11.07%) XML
22 344 (10.58%) OO
23 341 (10.49%) E-Commerce
24 329 (10.12%) C++
25 322 (9.90%) Maven
26 315 (9.69%) BDD
27 301 (9.26%) Software Engineering
28 299 (9.19%) CSS
29 297 (9.13%) Front Office
30 291 (8.95%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 250 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 213 (6.55%) Apache
3 125 (3.84%) WebSphere
4 124 (3.81%) WebLogic
5 100 (3.08%) JBoss
6 97 (2.98%) Apache Solr
7 75 (2.31%) Oracle Service Bus
8 67 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 65 (2.00%) CMS
10 60 (1.85%) Node.js
11 58 (1.78%) GlassFish
12 52 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
13 43 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 42 (1.29%) SharePoint
15 41 (1.26%) MQSeries
16 36 (1.11%) Jetty
17 32 (0.98%) FileNet
18 31 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
19 30 (0.92%) Apache Pig
19 30 (0.92%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 114 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.52%) MS Office
3 11 (0.34%) MS Project
3 11 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.22%) Mathematica
5 6 (0.18%) SPSS
6 5 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.092%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.031%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.031%) Mingle
8 1 (0.031%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 73 (2.24%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
3 9 (0.28%) ION MarketView
4 8 (0.25%) TIBCO iProcess
4 8 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (0.22%) RMDS
6 6 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.15%) Summit
7 5 (0.15%) Bond Adapt
7 5 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (0.12%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.12%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.12%) SAP APO
9 3 (0.092%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.092%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.092%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.062%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 125 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (1.29%) SaaS
3 28 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (0.62%) Force.com
6 12 (0.37%) IaaS
7 10 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.18%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.18%) PaaS
10 4 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.12%) GitHub
10 4 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
11 3 (0.092%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.062%) Route 53
12 2 (0.062%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.062%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.062%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.062%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.062%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 115 (3.54%) Internet
2 108 (3.32%) HTTP
3 60 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 27 (0.83%) DNS
5 26 (0.80%) LDAP
6 23 (0.71%) Firewall
7 18 (0.55%) Broadband
7 18 (0.55%) FTP
8 14 (0.43%) WebEx
9 13 (0.40%) Multicast
9 13 (0.40%) SAN
10 11 (0.34%) SSL
10 11 (0.34%) Intranet
10 11 (0.34%) DHCP
11 7 (0.22%) CTI
11 7 (0.22%) NetScaler
11 7 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (0.22%) BIG-IP
12 5 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (0.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 235 (7.23%) Big Data
3 232 (7.13%) MySQL
4 201 (6.18%) NoSQL
5 182 (5.60%) Relational Database
6 174 (5.35%) Hadoop
7 136 (4.18%) MongoDB
8 102 (3.14%) Oracle Database
9 95 (2.92%) RDBMS
10 67 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 64 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
11 64 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 60 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
13 58 (1.78%) Oracle ODI
14 49 (1.51%) Apache Hive
15 47 (1.45%) DB2
16 36 (1.11%) Redis
17 33 (1.01%) HBase
18 25 (0.77%) Couchbase
19 23 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 322 (9.90%) Maven
2 281 (8.64%) Selenium
3 254 (7.81%) Git (software)
4 234 (7.20%) JUnit
5 228 (7.01%) Jenkins
6 203 (6.24%) WebDriver
7 187 (5.75%) Cucumber
8 134 (4.12%) Eclipse
9 131 (4.03%) JIRA
9 131 (4.03%) Ant
10 124 (3.81%) Subversion
11 80 (2.46%) Hudson
12 64 (1.97%) TestNG
13 58 (1.78%) Mockito
14 56 (1.72%) Mercurial
15 42 (1.29%) Gradle
16 39 (1.20%) TeamCity
17 38 (1.17%) JMeter
17 38 (1.17%) Calabash
18 32 (0.98%) Appium
General
1 1117 (34.35%) Finance
2 654 (20.11%) Banking
3 297 (9.13%) Front Office
4 258 (7.93%) Investment Banking
5 247 (7.60%) Retail
6 112 (3.44%) Games
7 86 (2.64%) Telecoms
8 74 (2.28%) Marketing
9 61 (1.88%) Law
10 54 (1.66%) Back Office
11 46 (1.41%) Financial Institution
12 44 (1.35%) Publishing
13 41 (1.26%) Advertising
14 27 (0.83%) Legal
15 17 (0.52%) Multimedia
16 13 (0.40%) Interactive Media
17 12 (0.37%) Manufacturing
18 8 (0.25%) Automotive
18 8 (0.25%) International Banking
19 7 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1687 (51.88%) Developer
2 1111 (34.16%) Java Developer
3 364 (11.19%) Senior Developer
4 311 (9.56%) Architect
5 310 (9.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 253 (7.78%) Analyst
7 209 (6.43%) Consultant
8 128 (3.94%) Software Engineer
9 119 (3.66%) Software Developer
10 96 (2.95%) Support Analyst
11 93 (2.86%) Junior
12 92 (2.83%) Applications Support
13 73 (2.24%) Tester
13 73 (2.24%) Solutions Architect
14 68 (2.09%) Programmer
15 65 (2.00%) Technical Architect
16 64 (1.97%) Test Analyst
17 63 (1.94%) SOA Consultant
18 62 (1.91%) SOA Architect
19 59 (1.81%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 718 (22.08%) Spring
2 449 (13.81%) HTML
3 410 (12.61%) Web Services
4 401 (12.33%) Hibernate
5 393 (12.08%) .NET
6 386 (11.87%) J2EE
7 360 (11.07%) XML
8 299 (9.19%) CSS
9 236 (7.26%) Middleware
10 196 (6.03%) jQuery
11 187 (5.75%) HTML5
12 159 (4.89%) REST
13 155 (4.77%) RESTful
14 148 (4.55%) JSON
15 143 (4.40%) SOAP
16 137 (4.21%) Struts
17 136 (4.18%) JMS
18 127 (3.91%) Oracle Fusion
19 113 (3.47%) Spring MVC
20 95 (2.92%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 264 (8.12%) Computer Science
2 236 (7.26%) Open Source
3 192 (5.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 170 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
5 139 (4.27%) Fixed Income
6 130 (4.00%) Derivative
7 116 (3.57%) Equities
8 110 (3.38%) Mobile App
9 100 (3.08%) Mathematics
10 95 (2.92%) User Experience
11 86 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
12 75 (2.31%) Algorithms
13 72 (2.21%) Data Structures
13 72 (2.21%) Data Integration
14 46 (1.41%) Hedge funds
15 43 (1.32%) PKI
16 40 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
17 39 (1.20%) Social Media
18 36 (1.11%) Client/Server
19 33 (1.01%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 593 (18.23%) Linux
2 539 (16.57%) UNIX
3 233 (7.16%) Windows
4 169 (5.20%) Android
5 96 (2.95%) Apple iOS
6 67 (2.06%) Solaris
7 49 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (0.95%) Ubuntu
9 23 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (0.58%) CentOS
11 16 (0.49%) Debian
12 14 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (0.40%) AIX
14 11 (0.34%) openSUSE
15 10 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (0.18%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.18%) HPUX
16 6 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.15%) Fedora
17 5 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1202 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 504 (15.50%) TDD
3 396 (12.18%) Multithreading
4 395 (12.15%) Scrum
5 344 (10.58%) OO
6 341 (10.49%) E-Commerce
7 315 (9.69%) BDD
8 301 (9.26%) Software Engineering
9 281 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
10 273 (8.39%) MVC
11 255 (7.84%) SOA
12 165 (5.07%) Test Automation
13 159 (4.89%) Low Latency
14 157 (4.83%) Analytics
15 137 (4.21%) Waterfall
15 137 (4.21%) OOP
16 125 (3.84%) Web Development
17 124 (3.81%) Project Management
18 112 (3.44%) CRM
19 111 (3.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 986 (30.32%) SQL
2 537 (16.51%) JavaScript
3 466 (14.33%) C#
4 371 (11.41%) Python
5 329 (10.12%) C++
6 252 (7.75%) Scala
7 213 (6.55%) Perl
8 207 (6.37%) Ruby
9 191 (5.87%) PHP
10 114 (3.51%) Shell Script
11 108 (3.32%) Bash Shell
12 102 (3.14%) Groovy
12 102 (3.14%) C
13 66 (2.03%) PL/SQL
14 62 (1.91%) Objective-C
15 45 (1.38%) VBA
16 41 (1.26%) T-SQL
17 30 (0.92%) Apex Code
17 30 (0.92%) R
18 25 (0.77%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 506 (15.56%) Degree
2 50 (1.54%) PhD
3 26 (0.80%) Security Cleared
4 21 (0.65%) ISEB
5 16 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.37%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.18%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.12%) APMP
10 3 (0.092%) MCTS
10 3 (0.092%) CISSP
11 2 (0.062%) MCP
11 2 (0.062%) MCSE
11 2 (0.062%) MCSA
11 2 (0.062%) CISM
11 2 (0.062%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.031%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 291 (8.95%) QA
2 21 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 15 (0.46%) SLA
4 7 (0.22%) EMIR
4 7 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.18%) Basel II
5 6 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.12%) Basel III
8 3 (0.092%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.092%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.092%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.062%) COBIT
9 2 (0.062%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.031%) MiFID
System Software
1 31 (0.95%) Squid
2 30 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.62%) Docker
4 10 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (0.28%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.28%) HDFS
6 4 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.12%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.12%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.092%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.092%) XenApp
8 2 (0.062%) vSphere
8 2 (0.062%) vCloud
9 1 (0.031%) KVM
9 1 (0.031%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.031%) XenServer
9 1 (0.031%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.031%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.031%) Postfix
9 1 (0.031%) Samba
Systems Management
1 91 (2.80%) Puppet
2 63 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (1.14%) Nagios
4 25 (0.77%) Ansible
5 23 (0.71%) logstash
5 23 (0.71%) Kibana
6 21 (0.65%) ZABBIX
7 20 (0.62%) StatsD
8 18 (0.55%) Salt
9 13 (0.40%) TeamSite
10 11 (0.34%) Tivoli
11 9 (0.28%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.22%) OpenView
12 7 (0.22%) Cacti
13 6 (0.18%) Munin
14 5 (0.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 5 (0.15%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
15 4 (0.12%) Oozie
15 4 (0.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 601 (18.48%) Oracle
2 145 (4.46%) Microsoft
3 114 (3.51%) TIBCO
4 99 (3.04%) IBM
5 95 (2.92%) hybris
6 78 (2.40%) Sybase
7 70 (2.15%) ATG
8 69 (2.12%) Demandware
9 65 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
10 57 (1.75%) Red Hat
11 53 (1.63%) Google
12 50 (1.54%) VMware
13 42 (1.29%) Adobe
13 42 (1.29%) Sun
14 39 (1.20%) Intershop
15 38 (1.17%) Endeca
16 32 (0.98%) SAP
17 28 (0.86%) HP
18 27 (0.83%) Siebel
18 27 (0.83%) Pega
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Rooftop bar, good benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Equity + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £65k + share options
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + share options
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
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