The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 553 560 601
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +41
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 80 81 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.55% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 79 73 57
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +13.09%
Java SE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15989 14698 17573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.83% 35.79% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13986 12584 14664
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java SE
Salary Trend in London

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

Java SE Salary Trend in London

Java SE
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java SE across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Java SE Salary Histogram in London

Java SE
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 SE within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +91 48 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Java SE 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 SE.

1 173 (100.00%) Java
2 114 (65.90%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (41.04%) Degree
4 63 (36.42%) Java EE
5 62 (35.84%) Multithreading
5 62 (35.84%) Finance
6 59 (34.10%) Oracle
7 56 (32.37%) TDD
8 49 (28.32%) Open Source
9 46 (26.59%) JavaScript
10 44 (25.43%) SaaS
11 40 (23.12%) HTML
12 39 (22.54%) Eclipse
13 38 (21.97%) XML
13 38 (21.97%) HTML5
13 38 (21.97%) Concurrent Programming
14 37 (21.39%) NoSQL
15 36 (20.81%) JMS
16 35 (20.23%) Spring
17 33 (19.08%) Mentoring
18 32 (18.50%) SOA
18 32 (18.50%) J2SE
19 30 (17.34%) Tomcat
19 30 (17.34%) IntelliJ
19 30 (17.34%) IBM
19 30 (17.34%) BEA
19 30 (17.34%) MySQL
19 30 (17.34%) NetBeans
19 30 (17.34%) TIBCO
20 29 (16.76%) Scrum

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Java SE 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 SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (17.34%) Tomcat
2 27 (15.61%) Node.js
3 22 (12.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 22 (12.72%) Apache
4 10 (5.78%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (4.62%) JBoss
5 8 (4.62%) LiveCycle
5 8 (4.62%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.31%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.16%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.58%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 44 (25.43%) SaaS
2 16 (9.25%) iPaaS
3 9 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.58%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.62%) HTTP
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.39%) NoSQL
2 30 (17.34%) MySQL
3 23 (13.29%) Relational Database
4 21 (12.14%) MongoDB
5 17 (9.83%) RDBMS
6 16 (9.25%) Big Data
7 14 (8.09%) Data Mining
8 7 (4.05%) OrientDB
9 5 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.89%) GIS
10 3 (1.73%) SQL Server
11 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.58%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.58%) QlikView
12 1 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (22.54%) Eclipse
2 30 (17.34%) IntelliJ
2 30 (17.34%) NetBeans
3 29 (16.76%) JIRA
4 14 (8.09%) Git (software)
5 13 (7.51%) Maven
6 8 (4.62%) Subversion
7 7 (4.05%) JUnit
8 5 (2.89%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.31%) Gradle
9 4 (2.31%) Selenium
9 4 (2.31%) TestNG
10 3 (1.73%) Ant
10 3 (1.73%) Mockito
11 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.58%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.58%) Rational Rose
General
1 62 (35.84%) Finance
2 23 (13.29%) Marketing
3 11 (6.36%) Banking
4 9 (5.20%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.05%) Publishing
6 3 (1.73%) Retail
7 2 (1.16%) Front Office
7 2 (1.16%) Games
8 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 143 (82.66%) Developer
2 142 (82.08%) Java Developer
3 42 (24.28%) Senior Developer
3 42 (24.28%) Senior Java Developer
4 23 (13.29%) Architect
5 21 (12.14%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (11.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 18 (10.40%) Core Java Developer
7 18 (10.40%) HTML Developer
7 18 (10.40%) Integration Architect
8 14 (8.09%) Java Mobile Developer
9 11 (6.36%) Java Architect
10 10 (5.78%) Agile Developer
10 10 (5.78%) Agile Java Developer
10 10 (5.78%) Java Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.62%) Middleware Architect
12 7 (4.05%) Consultant
13 6 (3.47%) J2EE Developer
13 6 (3.47%) Java Software Developer
13 6 (3.47%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (36.42%) Java EE
2 40 (23.12%) HTML
3 38 (21.97%) HTML5
3 38 (21.97%) XML
4 36 (20.81%) JMS
5 35 (20.23%) Spring
6 32 (18.50%) J2SE
7 29 (16.76%) REST
8 25 (14.45%) FIX Protocol
9 23 (13.29%) AngularJS
10 22 (12.72%) .NET
10 22 (12.72%) CSS
11 21 (12.14%) Web Services
12 20 (11.56%) J2EE
13 19 (10.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (8.09%) .NET Framework
14 14 (8.09%) React
15 12 (6.94%) Hibernate
15 12 (6.94%) jQuery
16 10 (5.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.03%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.51%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (5.78%) Fintech
5 9 (5.20%) Derivative
5 9 (5.20%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (2.89%) Equities
6 5 (2.89%) User Experience
7 4 (2.31%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.16%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.16%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.76%) Windows
2 15 (8.67%) Android
2 15 (8.67%) Apple iOS
3 14 (8.09%) Unix
3 14 (8.09%) Windows Mobile
4 13 (7.51%) Linux
5 6 (3.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (65.90%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (35.84%) Multithreading
3 56 (32.37%) TDD
4 49 (28.32%) Open Source
5 38 (21.97%) Concurrent Programming
6 33 (19.08%) Mentoring
7 32 (18.50%) SOA
8 29 (16.76%) Scrum
9 27 (15.61%) OO
10 24 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (12.72%) Low Latency
11 22 (12.72%) Software Engineering
12 21 (12.14%) Presales
13 19 (10.98%) UML
14 14 (8.09%) EAI
14 14 (8.09%) Mobile Development
14 14 (8.09%) SDLC
14 14 (8.09%) Time Management
15 10 (5.78%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (5.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 173 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (26.59%) JavaScript
3 24 (13.87%) Groovy
3 24 (13.87%) SQL
4 17 (9.83%) C#
4 17 (9.83%) Go
5 11 (6.36%) C++
5 11 (6.36%) Scala
6 4 (2.31%) Python
6 4 (2.31%) Ruby
7 3 (1.73%) XAML
8 2 (1.16%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.16%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.16%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 71 (41.04%) Degree
2 17 (9.83%) OCP
2 17 (9.83%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (4.62%) DV Cleared
3 8 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.31%) PhD
Vendors
1 59 (34.10%) Oracle
2 30 (17.34%) BEA
2 30 (17.34%) IBM
2 30 (17.34%) TIBCO
3 22 (12.72%) Adobe
4 16 (9.25%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (8.09%) Facebook
5 14 (8.09%) NetSuite
6 3 (1.73%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.73%) SAP
6 3 (1.73%) Twitter
7 1 (0.58%) Sybase
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
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Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 per year
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