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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 486 565 548
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -17
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 132 50 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 0.28% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 108 47 73
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +8.38%
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
16917 18041 20126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.45% 40.06% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14428 15551 17778
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +25 42 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Teddington -2 6 £50,000 +25.00%
New Malden - 6 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 6 £50,000 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 232 (100.00%) Java
2 115 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (43.10%) Spring
4 95 (40.95%) Maven
5 77 (33.19%) TDD
6 70 (30.17%) XML
7 68 (29.31%) Finance
8 65 (28.02%) Linux
8 65 (28.02%) Multithreading
9 64 (27.59%) Java EE
10 61 (26.29%) SQL
11 60 (25.86%) Scrum
12 58 (25.00%) Web Services
13 54 (23.28%) OO
13 54 (23.28%) JavaScript
14 53 (22.84%) HTML
15 50 (21.55%) Hibernate
16 49 (21.12%) Software Engineering
16 49 (21.12%) UNIX
16 49 (21.12%) Mentoring
17 47 (20.26%) SOAP
18 46 (19.83%) CSS
18 46 (19.83%) Eclipse
18 46 (19.83%) Relational Database
19 44 (18.97%) Degree
20 42 (18.10%) SOA
20 42 (18.10%) Big Data
21 40 (17.24%) J2EE
22 39 (16.81%) Banking
23 38 (16.38%) NoSQL

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 29 (12.50%) Apache
2 24 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.90%) Jetty
3 16 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.17%) Apache Solr
5 10 (4.31%) Adobe CQ
5 10 (4.31%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (3.45%) WebLogic
7 7 (3.02%) GlassFish
7 7 (3.02%) CMS
8 6 (2.59%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (2.16%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.29%) LiveCycle
10 3 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.86%) GemFire
12 1 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.19%) HTTP
2 9 (3.88%) LDAP
3 8 (3.45%) SSL
4 7 (3.02%) Internet
5 6 (2.59%) SSH
6 5 (2.16%) RTP
7 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.43%) DHCP
7 1 (0.43%) GSM
7 1 (0.43%) VoIP
7 1 (0.43%) DNS
7 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.43%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.43%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.83%) Relational Database
2 42 (18.10%) Big Data
3 38 (16.38%) NoSQL
4 27 (11.64%) MySQL
5 22 (9.48%) MongoDB
6 17 (7.33%) Hadoop
6 17 (7.33%) RDBMS
7 16 (6.90%) SQL Server
8 13 (5.60%) MarkLogic
9 12 (5.17%) Redis
10 11 (4.74%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.29%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.86%) HBase
13 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.86%) DB2
14 1 (0.43%) KDB
14 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.43%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 95 (40.95%) Maven
2 46 (19.83%) Eclipse
3 37 (15.95%) JUnit
4 33 (14.22%) Ant
5 31 (13.36%) Jenkins
6 29 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 25 (10.78%) Mockito
8 17 (7.33%) Subversion
9 13 (5.60%) Selenium
9 13 (5.60%) Hudson
10 12 (5.17%) Mercurial
11 10 (4.31%) Cucumber
12 8 (3.45%) YourKit
12 8 (3.45%) JProfiler
12 8 (3.45%) JIRA
13 7 (3.02%) TeamCity
13 7 (3.02%) Rational Rose
13 7 (3.02%) Gradle
14 6 (2.59%) Emacs
14 6 (2.59%) Introscope
General
1 68 (29.31%) Finance
2 39 (16.81%) Banking
3 24 (10.34%) Games
4 11 (4.74%) Publishing
5 8 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.59%) Front Office
6 6 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.72%) International Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 159 (68.53%) Developer
2 146 (62.93%) Java Developer
3 37 (15.95%) Architect
4 33 (14.22%) Senior Developer
5 25 (10.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (7.76%) Software Developer
7 17 (7.33%) Consultant
8 15 (6.47%) Java Programmer
8 15 (6.47%) Programmer
8 15 (6.47%) Trainer
9 10 (4.31%) Security Consultant
9 10 (4.31%) Security Architect
10 9 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.45%) UI Programmer
11 8 (3.45%) Software Engineer
11 8 (3.45%) Technical Architect
11 8 (3.45%) UI Developer
11 8 (3.45%) Senior Architect
11 8 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (3.02%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (43.10%) Spring
2 70 (30.17%) XML
3 64 (27.59%) Java EE
4 58 (25.00%) Web Services
5 53 (22.84%) HTML
6 50 (21.55%) Hibernate
7 47 (20.26%) SOAP
8 46 (19.83%) CSS
9 40 (17.24%) J2EE
10 29 (12.50%) JMS
11 27 (11.64%) Guice
12 26 (11.21%) Swing
13 23 (9.91%) HTML5
13 23 (9.91%) REST
14 22 (9.48%) Apache CXF
15 19 (8.19%) RESTful
16 18 (7.76%) J2SE
16 18 (7.76%) jQuery
17 17 (7.33%) XHTML
18 16 (6.90%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.66%) Computer Science
2 24 (10.34%) Open Source
3 23 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.76%) Mathematics
5 17 (7.33%) Algorithms
6 11 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.02%) Visualisation
7 7 (3.02%) GIS
8 6 (2.59%) Social Media
8 6 (2.59%) Mobile Games
8 6 (2.59%) Grid Computing
9 4 (1.72%) Statistics
10 3 (1.29%) Physics
10 3 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.29%) CUDA
11 2 (0.86%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.86%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.43%) Derivative
12 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 65 (28.02%) Linux
2 49 (21.12%) UNIX
3 21 (9.05%) Windows
4 16 (6.90%) Android
5 8 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.16%) Solaris
8 2 (0.86%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.86%) AIX
9 1 (0.43%) Fedora
9 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (33.19%) TDD
3 65 (28.02%) Multithreading
4 60 (25.86%) Scrum
5 54 (23.28%) OO
6 49 (21.12%) Software Engineering
6 49 (21.12%) Mentoring
7 42 (18.10%) SOA
8 35 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (9.91%) Coaching
10 18 (7.76%) Unit Testing
11 17 (7.33%) OOA/OOD
11 17 (7.33%) BDD
12 16 (6.90%) OOP
13 15 (6.47%) OOD
14 14 (6.03%) Project Management
15 13 (5.60%) Dependency Injection
16 11 (4.74%) Event-Driven Architecture
17 10 (4.31%) Security Architecture
17 10 (4.31%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 232 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (26.29%) SQL
3 54 (23.28%) JavaScript
4 28 (12.07%) Scala
5 25 (10.78%) C++
6 22 (9.48%) C#
7 20 (8.62%) XPath
8 18 (7.76%) Shell Script
9 15 (6.47%) Python
10 11 (4.74%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.74%) C
11 10 (4.31%) Perl
12 9 (3.88%) Erlang
13 8 (3.45%) Objective-C
13 8 (3.45%) PL/SQL
14 7 (3.02%) ActionScript
15 4 (1.72%) R
16 2 (0.86%) XQuery
17 1 (0.43%) Ruby
17 1 (0.43%) F#
Qualifications
1 44 (18.97%) Degree
2 20 (8.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.45%) SLA
2 6 (2.59%) QA
3 5 (2.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.43%) Samba
3 1 (0.43%) Varnish
3 1 (0.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Puppet
1 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 23 (9.91%) JBoss
2 21 (9.05%) Oracle
3 18 (7.76%) Google
4 10 (4.31%) Adobe
5 8 (3.45%) VMware
6 6 (2.59%) Splunk
6 6 (2.59%) Perforce
7 4 (1.72%) Facebook
7 4 (1.72%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 4 (1.72%) Nokia
7 4 (1.72%) Siemens
7 4 (1.72%) Cerillion
8 3 (1.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.86%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.86%) BEA
9 2 (0.86%) IBM
9 2 (0.86%) Sybase
9 2 (0.86%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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