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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 2017 2256 2588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.51% 19.08% 20.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.65% 34.57% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 2061 2450
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5994 6525 6921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.05% 55.18% 54.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5220 5864 6466
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 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 19 September 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 1661 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
2 1522 (34.55%) Finance
3 1316 (29.88%) SQL
4 956 (21.70%) Spring
5 889 (20.18%) Banking
6 886 (20.11%) JavaScript
7 839 (19.05%) Oracle
8 820 (18.62%) Linux
9 818 (18.57%) HTML
10 789 (17.91%) Degree
11 775 (17.59%) UNIX
12 734 (16.66%) TDD
13 731 (16.59%) OO
14 674 (15.30%) C#
15 646 (14.67%) C++
16 633 (14.37%) Multithreading
17 621 (14.10%) XML
18 600 (13.62%) .NET
19 597 (13.55%) Scrum
20 596 (13.53%) Hibernate
21 590 (13.39%) J2EE
22 548 (12.44%) Computer Science
23 541 (12.28%) CSS
24 525 (11.92%) Front Office
25 513 (11.65%) Python
26 501 (11.37%) Web Services
27 483 (10.96%) SQL Server
28 446 (10.12%) Software Engineering
29 426 (9.67%) Investment Banking
30 380 (8.63%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 346 (7.85%) Tomcat
2 232 (5.27%) Apache
3 135 (3.06%) Node.js
4 133 (3.02%) WebLogic
5 95 (2.16%) WebSphere
6 92 (2.09%) IIS
7 76 (1.73%) Oracle Coherence
8 71 (1.61%) Apache Solr
9 64 (1.45%) SAS
10 60 (1.36%) CMS
11 50 (1.14%) SharePoint
12 45 (1.02%) Jetty
13 44 (1.00%) Confluence
13 44 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
13 44 (1.00%) MQSeries
14 41 (0.93%) Apache Pig
15 40 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
16 31 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
17 29 (0.66%) GlassFish
18 27 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 144 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 42 (0.95%) SPSS
4 36 (0.82%) MS Office
5 19 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (0.30%) CPLEX
8 7 (0.16%) MS Project
8 7 (0.16%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.091%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.091%) Weka
9 4 (0.091%) Blender
9 4 (0.091%) InDesign
9 4 (0.091%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.045%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.023%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.023%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
2 26 (0.59%) Magento
3 21 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
4 16 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.25%) RMDS
5 11 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
6 10 (0.23%) TIBCO iProcess
7 9 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.18%) Advent Geneva
8 8 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 8 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
8 8 (0.18%) AquaLogic BPM
9 7 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
10 5 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.091%) PORTIA
11 4 (0.091%) Fredhopper
11 4 (0.091%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
12 3 (0.068%) Markit EDM
12 3 (0.068%) SAP ERP
12 3 (0.068%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 111 (2.52%) SaaS
2 49 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (0.48%) GitHub
5 19 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (0.23%) Force.com
8 7 (0.16%) Google App Engine
8 7 (0.16%) Joyent
9 4 (0.091%) PaaS
10 3 (0.068%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.068%) IaaS
10 3 (0.068%) Jelastic
11 2 (0.045%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.045%) Heroku
11 2 (0.045%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.023%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.023%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.023%) Route 53
12 1 (0.023%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 129 (2.93%) HTTP
2 125 (2.84%) Internet
3 69 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 57 (1.29%) Firewall
5 32 (0.73%) DNS
6 29 (0.66%) FTP
7 25 (0.57%) LDAP
7 25 (0.57%) Broadband
7 25 (0.57%) Intranet
8 24 (0.54%) LAN
9 22 (0.50%) WAN
10 20 (0.45%) VPN
11 18 (0.41%) Kerberos
11 18 (0.41%) SSH
11 18 (0.41%) Wireshark
12 17 (0.39%) SSL
13 15 (0.34%) VoIP
14 14 (0.32%) SAN
15 12 (0.27%) DMZ
16 11 (0.25%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 483 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 376 (8.54%) MySQL
3 333 (7.56%) Relational Database
4 332 (7.54%) Big Data
5 276 (6.27%) Hadoop
6 191 (4.34%) NoSQL
7 173 (3.93%) MongoDB
8 126 (2.86%) Oracle Database
9 102 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
10 101 (2.29%) RDBMS
11 94 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 76 (1.73%) Mahout
13 72 (1.63%) Apache Hive
14 71 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
15 68 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 60 (1.36%) Data Mining
17 56 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
18 53 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
19 52 (1.18%) HBase
20 48 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 268 (6.08%) Maven
2 249 (5.65%) Selenium
3 245 (5.56%) JUnit
4 238 (5.40%) Git (software)
5 213 (4.84%) Subversion
6 185 (4.20%) Jenkins
7 177 (4.02%) Eclipse
8 152 (3.45%) Cucumber
9 124 (2.81%) WebDriver
9 124 (2.81%) JIRA
10 114 (2.59%) Ant
11 79 (1.79%) Visual Studio
11 79 (1.79%) Hudson
12 61 (1.38%) TeamCity
13 56 (1.27%) Xcode
14 51 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
15 46 (1.04%) Mercurial
16 36 (0.82%) JMeter
17 34 (0.77%) Robotium
18 33 (0.75%) CruiseControl
General
1 1522 (34.55%) Finance
2 889 (20.18%) Banking
3 525 (11.92%) Front Office
4 426 (9.67%) Investment Banking
5 230 (5.22%) Retail
6 183 (4.15%) Telecoms
7 163 (3.70%) Games
8 133 (3.02%) Marketing
9 90 (2.04%) Financial Institution
10 67 (1.52%) Advertising
11 55 (1.25%) Publishing
12 54 (1.23%) Back Office
13 52 (1.18%) Legal
14 32 (0.73%) Multimedia
15 28 (0.64%) Law
16 24 (0.54%) Billing
17 18 (0.41%) German Language
18 17 (0.39%) French Language
18 17 (0.39%) Automotive
19 14 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2439 (55.37%) Developer
2 1534 (34.82%) Java Developer
3 446 (10.12%) Senior Developer
4 350 (7.95%) Analyst
5 325 (7.38%) Architect
6 305 (6.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 200 (4.54%) Consultant
8 152 (3.45%) Applications Support
9 117 (2.66%) Support Analyst
10 116 (2.63%) Software Engineer
11 115 (2.61%) Lead Developer
12 94 (2.13%) Web Developer
13 85 (1.93%) Programmer
13 85 (1.93%) Team Leader
14 84 (1.91%) Android Developer
15 83 (1.88%) Data Scientist
16 79 (1.79%) Junior
17 78 (1.77%) Solutions Architect
18 74 (1.68%) Graduate
18 74 (1.68%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 956 (21.70%) Spring
2 818 (18.57%) HTML
3 621 (14.10%) XML
4 600 (13.62%) .NET
5 596 (13.53%) Hibernate
6 590 (13.39%) J2EE
7 541 (12.28%) CSS
8 501 (11.37%) Web Services
9 307 (6.97%) HTML5
10 281 (6.38%) SOAP
11 280 (6.36%) jQuery
12 277 (6.29%) REST
13 217 (4.93%) Java EE
14 215 (4.88%) JSON
15 211 (4.79%) JMS
16 196 (4.45%) JSP
17 178 (4.04%) Middleware
18 166 (3.77%) Ajax
19 159 (3.61%) RESTful
20 140 (3.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 548 (12.44%) Computer Science
2 376 (8.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 344 (7.81%) Open Source
4 341 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
5 247 (5.61%) Equities
6 241 (5.47%) Mathematics
7 224 (5.09%) Derivative
8 161 (3.65%) Mobile App
9 159 (3.61%) Fixed Income
10 129 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
10 129 (2.93%) User Experience
11 122 (2.77%) Visualisation
12 109 (2.47%) Physics
13 84 (1.91%) Hedge funds
14 66 (1.50%) Data Integration
15 60 (1.36%) iPhone
16 58 (1.32%) Statistics
17 57 (1.29%) Clustering
18 56 (1.27%) Credit Risk
18 56 (1.27%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 820 (18.62%) Linux
2 775 (17.59%) UNIX
3 362 (8.22%) Windows
4 213 (4.84%) Android
5 142 (3.22%) Apple iOS
6 88 (2.00%) Solaris
7 43 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (0.50%) NetWare
11 15 (0.34%) AIX
12 13 (0.30%) Ubuntu
13 11 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
13 11 (0.25%) CentOS
14 10 (0.23%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.23%) HPUX
15 8 (0.18%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.16%) Debian
17 6 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1661 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
2 734 (16.66%) TDD
3 731 (16.59%) OO
4 633 (14.37%) Multithreading
5 597 (13.55%) Scrum
6 446 (10.12%) Software Engineering
7 380 (8.63%) E-Commerce
8 339 (7.70%) Continuous Integration
9 330 (7.49%) Low Latency
10 313 (7.11%) Analytics
11 288 (6.54%) BDD
12 286 (6.49%) MVC
13 245 (5.56%) SOA
14 210 (4.77%) Web Development
15 198 (4.49%) Mentoring
16 193 (4.38%) OOP
17 191 (4.34%) Project Management
18 161 (3.65%) Unit Testing
19 158 (3.59%) Risk Management
20 154 (3.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1316 (29.88%) SQL
2 886 (20.11%) JavaScript
3 674 (15.30%) C#
4 646 (14.67%) C++
5 513 (11.65%) Python
6 270 (6.13%) Ruby
7 247 (5.61%) Scala
8 240 (5.45%) PHP
9 228 (5.18%) Perl
10 209 (4.74%) C
11 162 (3.68%) R
12 158 (3.59%) Shell Script
13 122 (2.77%) PL/SQL
14 112 (2.54%) VB
15 107 (2.43%) VBA
16 104 (2.36%) Bash Shell
17 96 (2.18%) T-SQL
18 95 (2.16%) Groovy
19 88 (2.00%) Objective-C
20 87 (1.98%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 789 (17.91%) Degree
2 122 (2.77%) PhD
3 53 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 30 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 26 (0.59%) DV Cleared
6 20 (0.45%) ISEB
7 18 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 16 (0.36%) CISSP
9 13 (0.30%) ISTQB
10 12 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.25%) PMP
11 11 (0.25%) PMI Certification
11 11 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (0.20%) CCNA
12 9 (0.20%) Sun Certification
12 9 (0.20%) CFA
13 8 (0.18%) GIAC
13 8 (0.18%) CCNP
14 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.16%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 359 (8.15%) QA
2 49 (1.11%) ISO 9001
3 26 (0.59%) SLA
4 11 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.20%) TickIT
5 9 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.068%) EMIR
6 3 (0.068%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.045%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.045%) HL7
7 2 (0.045%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.023%) COBIT
8 1 (0.023%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.023%) Basel III
8 1 (0.023%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 29 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
3 22 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 17 (0.39%) HDFS
5 10 (0.23%) Varnish
6 9 (0.20%) NFS
6 9 (0.20%) KVM
7 7 (0.16%) Squid
8 6 (0.14%) Snort
8 6 (0.14%) Nmap
9 5 (0.11%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.091%) Sendmail
10 4 (0.091%) XenServer
10 4 (0.091%) Xen
10 4 (0.091%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.091%) Samba
11 3 (0.068%) OpenSSH
11 3 (0.068%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.045%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.045%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 91 (2.07%) Puppet
2 71 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (0.93%) Nagios
4 24 (0.54%) logstash
5 23 (0.52%) Opsview
6 16 (0.36%) Kibana
7 15 (0.34%) StatsD
8 9 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (0.18%) Control-M
10 7 (0.16%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.16%) Ansible
11 6 (0.14%) OpenView
11 6 (0.14%) Zenoss
12 5 (0.11%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.11%) SCCM
13 4 (0.091%) BladeLogic
13 4 (0.091%) Cacti
13 4 (0.091%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 4 (0.091%) Munin
13 4 (0.091%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 839 (19.05%) Oracle
2 247 (5.61%) Microsoft
3 189 (4.29%) JBoss
4 133 (3.02%) Sybase
5 125 (2.84%) TIBCO
6 115 (2.61%) IBM
7 101 (2.29%) Adobe
8 97 (2.20%) Google
9 71 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 66 (1.50%) Red Hat
11 61 (1.38%) SAP
11 61 (1.38%) hybris
12 52 (1.18%) VMware
13 51 (1.16%) Business Objects
14 47 (1.07%) ATG
15 44 (1.00%) Informatica
16 43 (0.98%) Bloomberg
17 42 (0.95%) Tableau
18 33 (0.75%) Sun
19 31 (0.70%) F5
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49555 - £61215 per annum + Exc. Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Market leading bonuses
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
EXPEDIA
Salary: Competitive Base + Travel Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday