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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 538 551 568
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 89 108 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.22% 0.072%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.58% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 85 94 31
Average salary £50,000 £64,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +42.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -
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
16384 18687 17726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.97% 38.77% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14089 16076 15125
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
(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 +18 29 £60,000 -14.28% 2
Teddington -7 3 £47,500 -5.00% 1
New Malden +4 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Wimbledon -4 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 144 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (70.14%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (51.39%) JavaScript
4 68 (47.22%) Java EE
5 65 (45.14%) HTML
6 55 (38.19%) TDD
6 55 (38.19%) Spring
7 48 (33.33%) Scrum
7 48 (33.33%) HTML5
8 46 (31.94%) OO
9 44 (30.56%) Finance
10 42 (29.17%) Windows
11 41 (28.47%) Linux
12 40 (27.78%) NoSQL
13 39 (27.08%) Maven
13 39 (27.08%) Multithreading
14 37 (25.69%) Degree
15 36 (25.00%) Hibernate
16 35 (24.31%) Web Services
16 35 (24.31%) SQL
17 34 (23.61%) XML
17 34 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (22.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 32 (22.22%) Git (software)
19 32 (22.22%) Scala
19 32 (22.22%) MySQL
19 32 (22.22%) Adobe
20 31 (21.53%) Oracle
20 31 (21.53%) Open Source
21 29 (20.14%) AngularJS

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 33 (22.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 29 (20.14%) Apache
3 16 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (9.72%) Node.js
5 13 (9.03%) JBoss
6 11 (7.64%) LiveCycle
7 7 (4.86%) CMS
7 7 (4.86%) Apache Solr
8 6 (4.17%) WebSphere
8 6 (4.17%) Tomcat
9 5 (3.47%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (2.78%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.39%) Oracle Spatial
11 2 (1.39%) Liferay
11 2 (1.39%) Apache Spark
11 2 (1.39%) Confluence
12 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) HTTP
1 1 (0.69%) DSL
1 1 (0.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.78%) NoSQL
2 32 (22.22%) MySQL
3 27 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 24 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 21 (14.58%) MongoDB
6 17 (11.81%) SQL Server
7 12 (8.33%) Jackrabbit
8 6 (4.17%) Big Data
9 5 (3.47%) Hadoop
9 5 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.08%) Redis
11 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 39 (27.08%) Maven
2 32 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 22 (15.28%) Jenkins
4 20 (13.89%) Eclipse
5 16 (11.11%) Subversion
6 11 (7.64%) Ant
6 11 (7.64%) JUnit
7 9 (6.25%) JIRA
8 7 (4.86%) Mockito
9 5 (3.47%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.39%) TestNG
10 2 (1.39%) Log4j
10 2 (1.39%) Zephyr
10 2 (1.39%) Gradle
11 1 (0.69%) Liquibase
11 1 (0.69%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.69%) jMock
11 1 (0.69%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.69%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.69%) Hudson
General
1 44 (30.56%) Finance
2 6 (4.17%) Games
3 4 (2.78%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.78%) Back Office
4 3 (2.08%) Banking
5 2 (1.39%) Front Office
6 1 (0.69%) Law
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.69%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 127 (88.19%) Developer
2 114 (79.17%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.97%) Senior Developer
3 23 (15.97%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (6.94%) Core Java Developer
4 10 (6.94%) Software Developer
5 9 (6.25%) Junior
5 9 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 9 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 8 (5.56%) Junior Java Developer
7 7 (4.86%) Lead Java Developer
7 7 (4.86%) Lead Developer
8 6 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.78%) Graduate
10 4 (2.78%) Trainer
10 4 (2.78%) Support Engineer
11 2 (1.39%) C++ Software Developer
11 2 (1.39%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (47.22%) Java EE
2 65 (45.14%) HTML
3 55 (38.19%) Spring
4 48 (33.33%) HTML5
5 36 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 35 (24.31%) Web Services
7 34 (23.61%) XML
8 29 (20.14%) AngularJS
9 28 (19.44%) REST
10 25 (17.36%) JPA
11 24 (16.67%) jQuery
11 24 (16.67%) J2EE
12 23 (15.97%) CSS
13 22 (15.28%) .NET
14 18 (12.50%) .NET Framework
14 18 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (11.81%) Spring MVC
16 16 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
16 16 (11.11%) JSP
17 12 (8.33%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.36%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.78%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.78%) User Experience
5 4 (2.78%) Mobile Games
5 4 (2.78%) GIS
5 4 (2.78%) Web 2.0
6 3 (2.08%) Spread Betting
7 2 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.39%) Physics
7 2 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.39%) PMI
7 2 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.39%) Blog
8 1 (0.69%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 42 (29.17%) Windows
2 41 (28.47%) Linux
3 21 (14.58%) Android
3 21 (14.58%) Apple iOS
4 18 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
5 16 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (70.14%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (38.19%) TDD
3 48 (33.33%) Scrum
4 46 (31.94%) OO
5 39 (27.08%) Multithreading
6 34 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (21.53%) Open Source
8 29 (20.14%) Software Engineering
9 19 (13.19%) Time Management
9 19 (13.19%) OOP
10 18 (12.50%) Mobile Development
11 17 (11.81%) MVC
12 16 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
13 15 (10.42%) UML
13 15 (10.42%) Web Development
14 14 (9.72%) Coaching
15 12 (8.33%) Mentoring
16 9 (6.25%) Android Development
16 9 (6.25%) iOS Development
16 9 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 144 (100.00%) Java
2 74 (51.39%) JavaScript
3 35 (24.31%) SQL
4 32 (22.22%) Scala
5 17 (11.81%) C#
6 12 (8.33%) C++
6 12 (8.33%) Python
6 12 (8.33%) Ruby
7 9 (6.25%) C
8 6 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.47%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.08%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.39%) Go
11 2 (1.39%) Groovy
12 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (25.69%) Degree
2 15 (10.42%) OCP
2 15 (10.42%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (2.78%) PhD
4 2 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (22.22%) Adobe
2 31 (21.53%) Oracle
3 3 (2.08%) Solace
4 2 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (0.69%) BEA
5 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.69%) Google
5 1 (0.69%) Facebook
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - outstanding bonus, pens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago