The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Programmer
Rank 534 447 520
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 92 186 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.41% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.43% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70 175 75
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +12.98%
Java Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40405 43045 41456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.70% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34072 35461 35117
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the London region.

Java Programmer Salary Trend in London

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Java Programmer Salary Histogram in London

Java Programmer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 26 £62,000 +5.53% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £40,000 - 2
Canary Wharf 0 1 £50,000 -33.33%
Docklands, London -2 1 £50,000 -9.09%
West Drayton - 1 £75,000 -
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Java Programmer in their job title 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 with Java Programmer in their job title.

1 189 (100.00%) Java
2 84 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (33.33%) SQL
4 60 (31.75%) Spring
5 56 (29.63%) Finance
6 53 (28.04%) J2EE
7 40 (21.16%) Multithreading
8 38 (20.11%) E-Commerce
8 38 (20.11%) Front Office
9 37 (19.58%) TDD
10 32 (16.93%) OOP
10 32 (16.93%) Relational Database
11 31 (16.40%) Equities
11 31 (16.40%) Hibernate
11 31 (16.40%) Scrum
12 30 (15.87%) MVC
12 30 (15.87%) XML
12 30 (15.87%) HTML
13 29 (15.34%) JavaScript
13 29 (15.34%) RDBMS
14 28 (14.81%) Oracle
15 27 (14.29%) Web Services
16 25 (13.23%) Degree
17 23 (12.17%) Banking
17 23 (12.17%) UNIX
18 22 (11.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 22 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (11.11%) J2SE
19 21 (11.11%) CSS
19 21 (11.11%) Electronic Trading

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Java Programmer in their job title 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 with Java Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.76%) Apache
2 8 (4.23%) Adobe CQ
3 6 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.17%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.59%) CMS
5 2 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.53%) JBoss
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.53%) Jetty
6 1 (0.53%) Liferay
6 1 (0.53%) Confluence
6 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.17%) Heroku
3 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.47%) Internet
2 8 (4.23%) SMTP
2 8 (4.23%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.93%) Relational Database
2 29 (15.34%) RDBMS
3 17 (8.99%) MySQL
4 16 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 16 (8.47%) MongoDB
5 13 (6.88%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.23%) Jackrabbit
7 7 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.12%) OLAP
9 3 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.59%) Big Data
10 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.06%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.53%) NewSQL
11 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.53%) Informix
11 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.53%) Redis
11 1 (0.53%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 18 (9.52%) Maven
2 12 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.82%) JUnit
3 11 (5.82%) Eclipse
4 9 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.23%) Log4j
5 8 (4.23%) Subversion
6 4 (2.12%) JIRA
7 3 (1.59%) Xcode
7 3 (1.59%) Android Studio
7 3 (1.59%) Gradle
7 3 (1.59%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (1.06%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.06%) Ant
9 1 (0.53%) Selenium
9 1 (0.53%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.53%) FishEye
9 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
General
1 56 (29.63%) Finance
2 38 (20.11%) Front Office
3 23 (12.17%) Banking
4 18 (9.52%) Publishing
5 12 (6.35%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.65%) Games
7 4 (2.12%) Back Office
7 4 (2.12%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.12%) Retail
8 3 (1.59%) Automotive
9 2 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.53%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (31.75%) Spring
2 53 (28.04%) J2EE
3 31 (16.40%) Hibernate
4 30 (15.87%) HTML
4 30 (15.87%) XML
5 27 (14.29%) Web Services
6 21 (11.11%) J2SE
6 21 (11.11%) CSS
7 18 (9.52%) Ajax
8 14 (7.41%) JSON
8 14 (7.41%) RESTful
9 13 (6.88%) JSF
9 13 (6.88%) JSP
9 13 (6.88%) Servlets
10 11 (5.82%) HTML5
10 11 (5.82%) REST
10 11 (5.82%) Java EE
11 10 (5.29%) JPA
12 9 (4.76%) Grails
12 9 (4.76%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.40%) Equities
2 22 (11.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 22 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.29%) Fixed Income
5 8 (4.23%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.23%) Social Media
6 6 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.17%) Derivative
7 5 (2.65%) Spread Betting
8 4 (2.12%) Open Source
8 4 (2.12%) User Experience
9 3 (1.59%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.59%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.59%) Online Games
9 3 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.06%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (1.06%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.17%) UNIX
2 15 (7.94%) Android
3 11 (5.82%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.82%) Linux
4 5 (2.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (21.16%) Multithreading
3 38 (20.11%) E-Commerce
4 37 (19.58%) TDD
5 32 (16.93%) OOP
6 31 (16.40%) Scrum
7 30 (15.87%) MVC
8 21 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
9 18 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (9.52%) Risk Management
10 16 (8.47%) OO
11 15 (7.94%) Android Development
12 14 (7.41%) Low Latency
12 14 (7.41%) Software Engineering
12 14 (7.41%) BDD
13 13 (6.88%) Pair Programming
13 13 (6.88%) Mentoring
14 12 (6.35%) Functional Programming
14 12 (6.35%) UML
15 11 (5.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 189 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (33.33%) SQL
3 29 (15.34%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.41%) C++
5 12 (6.35%) Scala
6 9 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 9 (4.76%) C#
7 8 (4.23%) ECMAScript
7 8 (4.23%) Haskell
8 5 (2.65%) Python
9 3 (1.59%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.59%) Ruby
10 2 (1.06%) Clojure
10 2 (1.06%) VBA
10 2 (1.06%) C
11 1 (0.53%) Perl
11 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.53%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 25 (13.23%) Degree
2 8 (4.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.06%) EMIR
1 2 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.53%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (14.81%) Oracle
2 9 (4.76%) Google
3 8 (4.23%) Adobe
3 8 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (3.70%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.65%) Sybase
6 4 (2.12%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.59%) hybris
8 2 (1.06%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.53%) Sencha
9 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.53%) Wall Street Systems
9 1 (0.53%) Informatica
9 1 (0.53%) ATG
9 1 (0.53%) Perforce
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