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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 566 573 589
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 53 87 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.18% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.45% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 76 26
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £82,500 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
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
16231 19495 17327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.59% 39.93% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13888 16721 14958
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +54 28 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Chessington -3 2 £35,000 -26.31%
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 129 (96.27%) Java
2 86 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (39.55%) JavaScript
4 51 (38.06%) Java EE
5 49 (36.57%) Scrum
6 48 (35.82%) TDD
7 46 (34.33%) HTML
8 45 (33.58%) Spring
8 45 (33.58%) Maven
9 43 (32.09%) XML
10 42 (31.34%) OO
10 42 (31.34%) Finance
11 40 (29.85%) Degree
12 39 (29.10%) Web Services
12 39 (29.10%) SQL
13 38 (28.36%) Multithreading
14 34 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (25.37%) Relational Database
14 34 (25.37%) Linux
15 33 (24.63%) Windows
15 33 (24.63%) REST
16 31 (23.13%) RDBMS
17 29 (21.64%) NoSQL
17 29 (21.64%) Software Engineering
18 28 (20.90%) Computer Science
19 27 (20.15%) HTML5
19 27 (20.15%) J2EE
19 27 (20.15%) MySQL
19 27 (20.15%) SOAP
20 26 (19.40%) Hibernate

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 24 (17.91%) JBoss
1 24 (17.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 20 (14.93%) Apache
3 9 (6.72%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (5.97%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.22%) Apache Solr
5 7 (5.22%) LiveCycle
6 5 (3.73%) CMS
6 5 (3.73%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.73%) Node.js
6 5 (3.73%) Apache ServiceMix
7 4 (2.99%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.75%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) SSH
2 3 (2.24%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) DSL
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.37%) Relational Database
2 31 (23.13%) RDBMS
3 29 (21.64%) NoSQL
4 27 (20.15%) MySQL
5 21 (15.67%) SQL Server
6 12 (8.96%) MongoDB
7 10 (7.46%) Jackrabbit
8 5 (3.73%) Redis
9 4 (2.99%) Big Data
10 3 (2.24%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.49%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (33.58%) Maven
2 24 (17.91%) Eclipse
3 20 (14.93%) Git (software)
4 19 (14.18%) Subversion
5 18 (13.43%) Jenkins
6 17 (12.69%) Ant
7 11 (8.21%) JUnit
8 6 (4.48%) Emacs
8 6 (4.48%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.48%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.99%) Selenium
10 3 (2.24%) JIRA
10 3 (2.24%) Mockito
11 2 (1.49%) Zephyr
11 2 (1.49%) Spock
11 2 (1.49%) TestNG
11 2 (1.49%) Log4j
12 1 (0.75%) jMock
12 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.75%) Hudson
General
1 42 (31.34%) Finance
2 9 (6.72%) Games
3 6 (4.48%) iGaming
4 4 (2.99%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.99%) Back Office
5 3 (2.24%) Banking
6 2 (1.49%) Front Office
7 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 113 (84.33%) Developer
2 95 (70.90%) Java Developer
3 21 (15.67%) Software Developer
4 15 (11.19%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (9.70%) Software Engineer
7 11 (8.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (7.46%) Junior
8 10 (7.46%) Junior Developer
8 10 (7.46%) Junior Java Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Core Java Developer
10 7 (5.22%) Senior Software Developer
11 6 (4.48%) J2EE Developer
12 4 (2.99%) Pre Sales Engineer
12 4 (2.99%) Lead Java Developer
12 4 (2.99%) Lead Developer
12 4 (2.99%) Graduate
13 3 (2.24%) C++ Developer
13 3 (2.24%) C++ Software Developer
13 3 (2.24%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (38.06%) Java EE
2 46 (34.33%) HTML
3 45 (33.58%) Spring
4 43 (32.09%) XML
5 39 (29.10%) Web Services
6 33 (24.63%) REST
7 27 (20.15%) HTML5
7 27 (20.15%) J2EE
7 27 (20.15%) SOAP
8 26 (19.40%) Hibernate
9 18 (13.43%) jQuery
10 17 (12.69%) AngularJS
10 17 (12.69%) .NET
10 17 (12.69%) JSP
11 16 (11.94%) CSS
11 16 (11.94%) Ajax
12 15 (11.19%) FIX Protocol
13 14 (10.45%) Spring MVC
13 14 (10.45%) JPA
14 13 (9.70%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.90%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.94%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (8.21%) Web 2.0
4 10 (7.46%) GIS
5 6 (4.48%) Mobile Games
5 6 (4.48%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.99%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.99%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.24%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (2.24%) Physics
8 3 (2.24%) Spread Betting
9 2 (1.49%) User Experience
9 2 (1.49%) PMI
10 1 (0.75%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.75%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.37%) Linux
2 33 (24.63%) Windows
3 25 (18.66%) UNIX
4 14 (10.45%) Android
4 14 (10.45%) Apple iOS
5 12 (8.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (36.57%) Scrum
3 48 (35.82%) TDD
4 42 (31.34%) OO
5 38 (28.36%) Multithreading
6 34 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (21.64%) Software Engineering
8 19 (14.18%) Open Source
9 18 (13.43%) Time Management
10 16 (11.94%) Web Development
11 14 (10.45%) MVC
11 14 (10.45%) SDLC
12 12 (8.96%) Mobile Development
13 11 (8.21%) Mentoring
13 11 (8.21%) OOP
14 10 (7.46%) Concurrent Programming
15 9 (6.72%) Unit Testing
15 9 (6.72%) UML
15 9 (6.72%) OOD
15 9 (6.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 129 (96.27%) Java
2 53 (39.55%) JavaScript
3 39 (29.10%) SQL
4 22 (16.42%) C++
4 22 (16.42%) Scala
5 19 (14.18%) C#
6 12 (8.96%) C
6 12 (8.96%) Shell Script
7 7 (5.22%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.48%) Python
8 6 (4.48%) PHP
9 5 (3.73%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.73%) MATLAB
9 5 (3.73%) Ruby
10 2 (1.49%) Groovy
10 2 (1.49%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.49%) XQuery
11 1 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 40 (29.85%) Degree
2 9 (6.72%) OCP
2 9 (6.72%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (3.73%) PhD
4 2 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (17.16%) Adobe
2 20 (14.93%) Oracle
3 5 (3.73%) MuleSoft
4 3 (2.24%) IBM
5 2 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.49%) BEA
5 2 (1.49%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.49%) Sybase
6 1 (0.75%) Nokia
6 1 (0.75%) Siemens
6 1 (0.75%) Google
6 1 (0.75%) Cerillion
6 1 (0.75%) Facebook
6 1 (0.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
East London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 42 minutes ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 44 minutes ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago