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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 569 553 572
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 64 100 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.20% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.52% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 61 90 30
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
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 £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
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
16609 19103 17607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.26% 38.99% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14351 16467 15160
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 3 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 3 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 +22 30 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Chessington +4 2 £35,000 -26.31%
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 136 (97.84%) Java
2 92 (66.19%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (43.88%) JavaScript
4 55 (39.57%) Java EE
5 54 (38.85%) HTML
6 49 (35.25%) TDD
6 49 (35.25%) Spring
7 45 (32.37%) Scrum
8 44 (31.65%) Finance
9 42 (30.22%) SQL
10 41 (29.50%) Maven
10 41 (29.50%) Multithreading
11 40 (28.78%) Linux
11 40 (28.78%) OO
12 39 (28.06%) Windows
12 39 (28.06%) Degree
13 38 (27.34%) HTML5
13 38 (27.34%) XML
14 37 (26.62%) NoSQL
15 34 (24.46%) Web Services
16 32 (23.02%) Relational Database
16 32 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (22.30%) Software Engineering
18 29 (20.86%) Computer Science
18 29 (20.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 29 (20.86%) MySQL
18 29 (20.86%) RDBMS
18 29 (20.86%) Hibernate
19 28 (20.14%) Adobe
19 28 (20.14%) REST

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 29 (20.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 25 (17.99%) Apache
3 18 (12.95%) JBoss
4 12 (8.63%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (6.47%) Node.js
5 9 (6.47%) LiveCycle
6 7 (5.04%) Apache Solr
6 7 (5.04%) CMS
6 7 (5.04%) Tomcat
7 6 (4.32%) WebSphere
8 5 (3.60%) Apache ServiceMix
9 4 (2.88%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) SSH
2 3 (2.16%) HTTP
3 1 (0.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (26.62%) NoSQL
2 32 (23.02%) Relational Database
3 29 (20.86%) MySQL
3 29 (20.86%) RDBMS
4 20 (14.39%) SQL Server
5 16 (11.51%) MongoDB
6 12 (8.63%) Jackrabbit
7 5 (3.60%) Redis
7 5 (3.60%) Big Data
8 4 (2.88%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.44%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 41 (29.50%) Maven
2 25 (17.99%) Git (software)
3 23 (16.55%) Eclipse
4 18 (12.95%) Subversion
4 18 (12.95%) Jenkins
5 13 (9.35%) Ant
6 11 (7.91%) JUnit
7 6 (4.32%) Mercurial
8 5 (3.60%) Mockito
9 4 (2.88%) Emacs
9 4 (2.88%) JIRA
10 2 (1.44%) Log4j
10 2 (1.44%) Zephyr
10 2 (1.44%) Spock
10 2 (1.44%) TestNG
10 2 (1.44%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.72%) Hudson
11 1 (0.72%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.72%) Liquibase
11 1 (0.72%) NetBeans
General
1 44 (31.65%) Finance
2 7 (5.04%) Games
3 4 (2.88%) Banking
3 4 (2.88%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.88%) Back Office
3 4 (2.88%) iGaming
4 2 (1.44%) Front Office
5 1 (0.72%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 119 (85.61%) Developer
2 101 (72.66%) Java Developer
3 17 (12.23%) Senior Developer
3 17 (12.23%) Software Developer
4 16 (11.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (9.35%) Software Engineer
6 10 (7.19%) Core Java Developer
7 9 (6.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 8 (5.76%) Junior Developer
8 8 (5.76%) Junior
9 7 (5.04%) Junior Java Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.60%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (2.88%) J2EE Developer
12 4 (2.88%) Pre Sales Engineer
12 4 (2.88%) Support Engineer
12 4 (2.88%) Graduate
13 3 (2.16%) Web Developer
13 3 (2.16%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (39.57%) Java EE
2 54 (38.85%) HTML
3 49 (35.25%) Spring
4 38 (27.34%) XML
4 38 (27.34%) HTML5
5 34 (24.46%) Web Services
6 29 (20.86%) Hibernate
7 28 (20.14%) REST
8 26 (18.71%) J2EE
9 22 (15.83%) AngularJS
10 21 (15.11%) .NET
11 20 (14.39%) jQuery
12 18 (12.95%) JPA
12 18 (12.95%) CSS
13 17 (12.23%) SOAP
14 16 (11.51%) JSP
14 16 (11.51%) FIX Protocol
15 15 (10.79%) .NET Framework
15 15 (10.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (10.07%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.86%) Computer Science
2 17 (12.23%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.76%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.76%) Web 2.0
4 6 (4.32%) GIS
4 6 (4.32%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.60%) Mobile Games
6 4 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.88%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.16%) Spread Betting
7 3 (2.16%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.44%) Physics
8 2 (1.44%) Blog
8 2 (1.44%) User Experience
8 2 (1.44%) PMI
8 2 (1.44%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.72%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.78%) Linux
2 39 (28.06%) Windows
3 23 (16.55%) UNIX
4 18 (12.95%) Android
4 18 (12.95%) Apple iOS
5 15 (10.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (66.19%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (35.25%) TDD
3 45 (32.37%) Scrum
4 41 (29.50%) Multithreading
5 40 (28.78%) OO
6 32 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (22.30%) Software Engineering
8 26 (18.71%) Open Source
9 19 (13.67%) Time Management
10 16 (11.51%) Web Development
11 15 (10.79%) Mobile Development
12 14 (10.07%) OOP
12 14 (10.07%) MVC
13 13 (9.35%) UML
14 12 (8.63%) Concurrent Programming
14 12 (8.63%) SDLC
15 9 (6.47%) Mentoring
15 9 (6.47%) Coaching
15 9 (6.47%) Android Development
15 9 (6.47%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 136 (97.84%) Java
2 61 (43.88%) JavaScript
3 42 (30.22%) SQL
4 28 (20.14%) Scala
5 18 (12.95%) C#
5 18 (12.95%) C++
6 12 (8.63%) C
7 10 (7.19%) Shell Script
8 9 (6.47%) Python
9 8 (5.76%) Ruby
10 7 (5.04%) MATLAB
10 7 (5.04%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.32%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.88%) PHP
13 3 (2.16%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.16%) Groovy
14 2 (1.44%) XQuery
15 1 (0.72%) Go
Qualifications
1 39 (28.06%) Degree
2 13 (9.35%) OCP
2 13 (9.35%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (2.16%) PhD
4 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (20.14%) Adobe
2 25 (17.99%) Oracle
3 3 (2.16%) IBM
3 3 (2.16%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.44%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.44%) Sybase
4 2 (1.44%) BEA
5 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.72%) Google
5 1 (0.72%) Facebook
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 plus benefits
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