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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 563 568 539
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -29
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 67 53 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.29% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 64 51 77
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £38,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.83% -18.42%
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
15651 18228 19553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.78% 40.89% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13433 15322 17314
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +4 16 £35,000 -44.00% 2
Teddington - 8 £50,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 6 £50,000 -
Chessington - 5 £55,000 - 1
New Malden - 5 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £30,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £60,000 -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 199 (100.00%) Java
2 100 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (49.75%) Maven
4 85 (42.71%) Spring
5 80 (40.20%) Scrum
6 71 (35.68%) XML
7 70 (35.18%) Web Services
7 70 (35.18%) TDD
8 68 (34.17%) SQL
9 63 (31.66%) Java EE
10 60 (30.15%) OO
11 56 (28.14%) SOAP
11 56 (28.14%) Relational Database
12 49 (24.62%) Mentoring
13 46 (23.12%) Hibernate
13 46 (23.12%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (22.11%) Finance
15 43 (21.61%) HTML
15 43 (21.61%) Multithreading
16 42 (21.11%) MySQL
16 42 (21.11%) JUnit
16 42 (21.11%) CSS
16 42 (21.11%) UNIX
16 42 (21.11%) Eclipse
17 39 (19.60%) Jenkins
18 37 (18.59%) JavaScript
18 37 (18.59%) JMS
18 37 (18.59%) Degree
19 36 (18.09%) Linux
19 36 (18.09%) JBoss

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 36 (18.09%) JBoss
2 31 (15.58%) Tomcat
3 24 (12.06%) Apache
4 19 (9.55%) WebSphere
4 19 (9.55%) Jetty
5 11 (5.53%) WebLogic
6 10 (5.03%) GlassFish
7 8 (4.02%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (3.02%) Adobe CQ
9 3 (1.51%) LiveCycle
9 3 (1.51%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.51%) CMS
9 3 (1.51%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (1.51%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.01%) GemFire
11 1 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (2.51%) MS Office
1 5 (2.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.03%) SSH
2 8 (4.02%) LDAP
2 8 (4.02%) SSL
3 7 (3.52%) HTTP
4 3 (1.51%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (28.14%) Relational Database
2 42 (21.11%) MySQL
3 31 (15.58%) Big Data
4 30 (15.08%) RDBMS
5 25 (12.56%) SQL Server
5 25 (12.56%) NoSQL
6 18 (9.05%) MarkLogic
7 11 (5.53%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.01%) DB2
9 4 (2.01%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.51%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.01%) Redis
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.50%) KDB
12 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.50%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 99 (49.75%) Maven
2 42 (21.11%) JUnit
2 42 (21.11%) Eclipse
3 39 (19.60%) Jenkins
4 35 (17.59%) Ant
5 26 (13.07%) Git (software)
6 23 (11.56%) Subversion
7 22 (11.06%) Mockito
8 21 (10.55%) Selenium
8 21 (10.55%) Cucumber
9 18 (9.05%) Hudson
10 13 (6.53%) Gradle
11 10 (5.03%) Emacs
11 10 (5.03%) TeamCity
11 10 (5.03%) JIRA
12 9 (4.52%) Mercurial
13 8 (4.02%) YourKit
13 8 (4.02%) JProfiler
14 3 (1.51%) Rational Rose
15 2 (1.01%) FitNesse
General
1 44 (22.11%) Finance
2 27 (13.57%) Banking
3 22 (11.06%) Games
4 16 (8.04%) Publishing
5 10 (5.03%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.02%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.02%) iGaming
7 4 (2.01%) International Banking
7 4 (2.01%) Front Office
8 3 (1.51%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 140 (70.35%) Developer
2 134 (67.34%) Java Developer
3 23 (11.56%) Architect
4 22 (11.06%) Senior Developer
5 19 (9.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (9.05%) Software Developer
7 14 (7.04%) Consultant
8 12 (6.03%) Java Software Developer
9 11 (5.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 11 (5.53%) Web Team Leader
9 11 (5.53%) Junior
9 11 (5.53%) Java Team Leader
9 11 (5.53%) Junior Java Developer
9 11 (5.53%) Team Leader
9 11 (5.53%) Development Team Leader
9 11 (5.53%) Junior Developer
10 10 (5.03%) J2EE Developer
10 10 (5.03%) Trainer
10 10 (5.03%) Technical Architect
11 8 (4.02%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (42.71%) Spring
2 71 (35.68%) XML
3 70 (35.18%) Web Services
4 63 (31.66%) Java EE
5 56 (28.14%) SOAP
6 46 (23.12%) Hibernate
7 43 (21.61%) HTML
8 42 (21.11%) CSS
9 37 (18.59%) JMS
10 35 (17.59%) J2EE
11 31 (15.58%) REST
12 28 (14.07%) Swing
13 23 (11.56%) ActiveMQ
14 22 (11.06%) Java EE 5
14 22 (11.06%) Guice
15 21 (10.55%) Apache Camel
15 21 (10.55%) EJB
16 20 (10.05%) XSD
16 20 (10.05%) EJB 3.0
16 20 (10.05%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.07%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.54%) GIS
4 13 (6.53%) Mathematics
5 12 (6.03%) Open Source
6 10 (5.03%) Mobile Games
7 9 (4.52%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.51%) Web 2.0
9 4 (2.01%) Statistics
9 4 (2.01%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.51%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.01%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.01%) Derivative
11 2 (1.01%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (1.01%) Physics
12 1 (0.50%) Online Games
12 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.11%) UNIX
2 36 (18.09%) Linux
3 13 (6.53%) Windows
4 2 (1.01%) AIX
5 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (40.20%) Scrum
3 70 (35.18%) TDD
4 60 (30.15%) OO
5 49 (24.62%) Mentoring
6 46 (23.12%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (21.61%) Multithreading
8 34 (17.09%) SOA
9 31 (15.58%) Software Engineering
10 26 (13.07%) BDD
11 22 (11.06%) Coaching
12 18 (9.05%) Dependency Injection
12 18 (9.05%) Project Management
12 18 (9.05%) OOA/OOD
13 17 (8.54%) OOD
14 14 (7.04%) CRM
14 14 (7.04%) UML
15 13 (6.53%) MVC
16 12 (6.03%) Unit Testing
17 10 (5.03%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 199 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (34.17%) SQL
3 37 (18.59%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.07%) XPath
5 24 (12.06%) C++
6 23 (11.56%) C#
7 20 (10.05%) Shell Script
8 14 (7.04%) PL/SQL
8 14 (7.04%) Scala
9 9 (4.52%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.02%) PHP
11 4 (2.01%) C
11 4 (2.01%) R
12 3 (1.51%) Python
13 2 (1.01%) XQuery
13 2 (1.01%) Erlang
13 2 (1.01%) Perl
14 1 (0.50%) COBOL
14 1 (0.50%) OCaml
14 1 (0.50%) F#
Qualifications
1 37 (18.59%) Degree
2 20 (10.05%) PhD
3 1 (0.50%) OCP
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.02%) SLA
2 2 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (12.56%) Oracle
2 23 (11.56%) Google
3 8 (4.02%) VMware
4 7 (3.52%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 7 (3.52%) Cerillion
4 7 (3.52%) Nokia
4 7 (3.52%) Siemens
5 6 (3.02%) Adobe
6 4 (2.01%) Facebook
7 2 (1.01%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.01%) Sybase
7 2 (1.01%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.50%) CA
8 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.50%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.50%) Tradeweb
8 1 (0.50%) MarketAxess
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley
Bridge Noble
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago