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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Programmer
Rank 542 502 498
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 86 170 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.37% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 64 160 100
Average salary £57,500 £61,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +16.88%
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
41866 46477 42712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.87% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35331 38373 36053
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +23 24 £62,000 +24.00% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf +4 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Docklands, London -11 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 21 April 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.

1 190 (100.00%) Java
2 80 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (35.79%) SQL
4 58 (30.53%) Spring
5 55 (28.95%) Finance
6 53 (27.89%) J2EE
7 44 (23.16%) Multithreading
8 38 (20.00%) Front Office
9 35 (18.42%) TDD
10 34 (17.89%) HTML
10 34 (17.89%) E-Commerce
11 33 (17.37%) Equities
11 33 (17.37%) Relational Database
12 32 (16.84%) Scrum
13 31 (16.32%) Hibernate
13 31 (16.32%) MVC
13 31 (16.32%) OOP
14 30 (15.79%) RDBMS
14 30 (15.79%) JavaScript
14 30 (15.79%) XML
15 27 (14.21%) Banking
16 25 (13.16%) UNIX
16 25 (13.16%) Oracle
16 25 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (12.63%) Web Services
17 24 (12.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 23 (12.11%) Degree
19 22 (11.58%) Electronic Trading
20 21 (11.05%) CSS
20 21 (11.05%) C++

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (4.74%) Apache
2 8 (4.21%) Adobe CQ
3 7 (3.68%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.16%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.58%) CMS
6 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.05%) JBoss
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.53%) Confluence
7 1 (0.53%) Node.js
7 1 (0.53%) Jetty
7 1 (0.53%) Liferay
7 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.16%) Heroku
4 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.42%) Internet
2 8 (4.21%) SMTP
2 8 (4.21%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.37%) Relational Database
2 30 (15.79%) RDBMS
3 17 (8.95%) MySQL
4 16 (8.42%) MongoDB
5 15 (7.89%) SQL Server
6 13 (6.84%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.21%) Jackrabbit
8 7 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.11%) OLAP
9 4 (2.11%) Big Data
10 3 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.58%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.05%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.53%) NewSQL
12 1 (0.53%) Informix
12 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.53%) Redis
12 1 (0.53%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 15 (7.89%) Maven
2 13 (6.84%) Eclipse
3 12 (6.32%) JUnit
4 10 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.21%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.21%) Log4j
6 6 (3.16%) Subversion
7 5 (2.63%) Eclipse RCP
8 4 (2.11%) JIRA
9 3 (1.58%) Xcode
9 3 (1.58%) Android Studio
9 3 (1.58%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.58%) Gradle
10 1 (0.53%) FishEye
10 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.53%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.53%) Selenium
10 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 55 (28.95%) Finance
2 38 (20.00%) Front Office
3 27 (14.21%) Banking
4 17 (8.95%) Publishing
5 13 (6.84%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.16%) Games
6 6 (3.16%) Back Office
7 5 (2.63%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.63%) Automotive
8 4 (2.11%) Retail
9 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.53%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (30.53%) Spring
2 53 (27.89%) J2EE
3 34 (17.89%) HTML
4 31 (16.32%) Hibernate
5 30 (15.79%) XML
6 24 (12.63%) Web Services
7 21 (11.05%) CSS
8 19 (10.00%) J2SE
9 18 (9.47%) Ajax
10 15 (7.89%) RESTful
11 14 (7.37%) JSON
11 14 (7.37%) JSP
12 13 (6.84%) Servlets
13 12 (6.32%) JSF
14 11 (5.79%) HTML5
14 11 (5.79%) REST
15 10 (5.26%) JPA
15 10 (5.26%) Java EE
16 9 (4.74%) XHTML
16 9 (4.74%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.37%) Equities
2 25 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (12.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.79%) Fixed Income
6 9 (4.74%) Derivative
6 9 (4.74%) Mathematics
6 9 (4.74%) Client/Server
7 8 (4.21%) Social Media
7 8 (4.21%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (2.63%) Spread Betting
8 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.11%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (2.11%) Credit Risk
9 4 (2.11%) Online Games
9 4 (2.11%) Open Source
9 4 (2.11%) User Experience
10 3 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.58%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.16%) UNIX
2 15 (7.89%) Android
3 13 (6.84%) Linux
4 11 (5.79%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (23.16%) Multithreading
3 35 (18.42%) TDD
4 34 (17.89%) E-Commerce
5 32 (16.84%) Scrum
6 31 (16.32%) OOP
6 31 (16.32%) MVC
7 22 (11.58%) Electronic Trading
8 19 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 19 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 18 (9.47%) OO
10 15 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (7.89%) Android Development
11 14 (7.37%) BDD
11 14 (7.37%) UML
12 13 (6.84%) Use Case
12 13 (6.84%) Functional Programming
13 12 (6.32%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.32%) Low Latency
13 12 (6.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 190 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (35.79%) SQL
3 30 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 21 (11.05%) C++
5 14 (7.37%) Scala
6 13 (6.84%) C#
7 9 (4.74%) Haskell
8 8 (4.21%) ECMAScript
8 8 (4.21%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.16%) Python
10 4 (2.11%) VBA
10 4 (2.11%) C
11 3 (1.58%) Clojure
11 3 (1.58%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.58%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.05%) Ruby
12 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.05%) Erlang
12 2 (1.05%) Groovy
12 2 (1.05%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 23 (12.11%) Degree
2 7 (3.68%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.11%) EMIR
1 4 (2.11%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.05%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (13.16%) Oracle
2 9 (4.74%) Google
3 8 (4.21%) Adobe
3 8 (4.21%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.63%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.11%) Sybase
5 4 (2.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.05%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.53%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.53%) hybris
7 1 (0.53%) Sencha
7 1 (0.53%) Facebook
7 1 (0.53%) Informatica
7 1 (0.53%) ATG
7 1 (0.53%) Perforce
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