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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 538 558 548
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 75 55 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.32% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 69 50 67
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,750 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
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
14737 17255 18711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.52% 40.84% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12618 14369 16506
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 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 January 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
Teddington - 12 £51,250 -
City of London -14 11 £48,750 -11.36% 2
Wimbledon - 9 £52,500 -
Chessington - 7 £55,000 -
New Malden - 3 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £30,000 -
Bromley - 2 £90,000 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £60,000 -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 187 (97.40%) Java
2 101 (52.60%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (50.52%) Maven
4 79 (41.15%) Scrum
5 75 (39.06%) Spring
6 70 (36.46%) Web Services
7 69 (35.94%) XML
8 65 (33.85%) SQL
8 65 (33.85%) TDD
9 62 (32.29%) Java EE
10 57 (29.69%) SOAP
11 51 (26.56%) OO
12 50 (26.04%) Finance
13 48 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
14 47 (24.48%) Relational Database
15 45 (23.44%) Eclipse
16 44 (22.92%) Multithreading
17 41 (21.35%) HTML
18 39 (20.31%) JBoss
18 39 (20.31%) Degree
18 39 (20.31%) Jenkins
19 38 (19.79%) REST
19 38 (19.79%) JUnit
20 37 (19.27%) CSS
20 37 (19.27%) UNIX
20 37 (19.27%) MySQL
20 37 (19.27%) Mentoring
21 36 (18.75%) Ant
22 35 (18.23%) JavaScript
23 33 (17.19%) Hibernate

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 39 (20.31%) JBoss
2 27 (14.06%) Tomcat
3 22 (11.46%) Apache
4 19 (9.90%) WebSphere
5 16 (8.33%) Jetty
6 11 (5.73%) WebLogic
7 10 (5.21%) GlassFish
7 10 (5.21%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (2.60%) LiveCycle
9 4 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (1.56%) CMS
10 3 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.04%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.04%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.52%) GemFire
Applications
1 5 (2.60%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.69%) SSH
2 6 (3.13%) HTTP
3 4 (2.08%) Internet
3 4 (2.08%) LDAP
3 4 (2.08%) SSL
4 1 (0.52%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.48%) Relational Database
2 37 (19.27%) MySQL
3 31 (16.15%) RDBMS
4 28 (14.58%) NoSQL
5 26 (13.54%) SQL Server
6 25 (13.02%) Big Data
7 17 (8.85%) MarkLogic
8 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.60%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.60%) Redis
11 3 (1.56%) DB2
11 3 (1.56%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.52%) Adabas
13 1 (0.52%) KDB
Development Applications
1 97 (50.52%) Maven
2 45 (23.44%) Eclipse
3 39 (20.31%) Jenkins
4 38 (19.79%) JUnit
5 36 (18.75%) Ant
6 24 (12.50%) Subversion
7 23 (11.98%) Git (software)
8 22 (11.46%) Cucumber
9 20 (10.42%) Selenium
10 16 (8.33%) Mockito
11 15 (7.81%) Hudson
12 11 (5.73%) Mercurial
13 10 (5.21%) TeamCity
14 9 (4.69%) Emacs
14 9 (4.69%) JIRA
15 8 (4.17%) Gradle
16 4 (2.08%) YourKit
16 4 (2.08%) JProfiler
17 3 (1.56%) Rational Rose
18 2 (1.04%) Spock
General
1 50 (26.04%) Finance
2 27 (14.06%) Banking
3 18 (9.38%) Games
4 15 (7.81%) Publishing
5 10 (5.21%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.69%) iGaming
7 5 (2.60%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.08%) International Banking
8 4 (2.08%) Front Office
9 3 (1.56%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 135 (70.31%) Developer
2 123 (64.06%) Java Developer
3 25 (13.02%) Senior Developer
4 24 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 22 (11.46%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (7.29%) Architect
7 11 (5.73%) Junior
7 11 (5.73%) Software Engineer
7 11 (5.73%) Team Leader
7 11 (5.73%) Development Team Leader
7 11 (5.73%) Junior Developer
7 11 (5.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 11 (5.73%) Web Team Leader
7 11 (5.73%) Java Team Leader
7 11 (5.73%) Junior Java Developer
8 10 (5.21%) Technical Architect
8 10 (5.21%) Consultant
9 9 (4.69%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (4.69%) J2EE Developer
10 7 (3.65%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (39.06%) Spring
2 70 (36.46%) Web Services
3 69 (35.94%) XML
4 62 (32.29%) Java EE
5 57 (29.69%) SOAP
6 41 (21.35%) HTML
7 38 (19.79%) REST
8 37 (19.27%) CSS
9 33 (17.19%) Hibernate
10 32 (16.67%) J2EE
11 31 (16.15%) JMS
12 26 (13.54%) Swing
13 22 (11.46%) Java EE 5
14 21 (10.94%) ActiveMQ
15 20 (10.42%) Ajax
15 20 (10.42%) Drools
15 20 (10.42%) JSP
15 20 (10.42%) EJB
15 20 (10.42%) Apache Camel
16 19 (9.90%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.06%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.33%) GIS
4 12 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 10 (5.21%) Open Source
5 10 (5.21%) Web 2.0
5 10 (5.21%) Mathematics
5 10 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.69%) Mobile Games
7 3 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (1.56%) Physics
8 2 (1.04%) Derivative
8 2 (1.04%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.52%) Statistics
9 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.27%) UNIX
2 31 (16.15%) Linux
3 16 (8.33%) Windows
4 3 (1.56%) Android
5 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.04%) AIX
6 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (52.60%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (41.15%) Scrum
3 65 (33.85%) TDD
4 51 (26.56%) OO
5 48 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (22.92%) Multithreading
7 37 (19.27%) Mentoring
8 32 (16.67%) SOA
8 32 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 25 (13.02%) BDD
10 19 (9.90%) Coaching
11 18 (9.38%) Project Management
12 16 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
13 15 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (7.29%) Unit Testing
15 13 (6.77%) OOD
15 13 (6.77%) MVC
16 12 (6.25%) CRM
17 11 (5.73%) UML
17 11 (5.73%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (97.40%) Java
2 65 (33.85%) SQL
3 35 (18.23%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.58%) C++
5 26 (13.54%) C#
6 25 (13.02%) XPath
7 20 (10.42%) Shell Script
8 13 (6.77%) Scala
9 12 (6.25%) PL/SQL
10 11 (5.73%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.69%) PHP
12 7 (3.65%) C
13 4 (2.08%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.04%) Groovy
14 2 (1.04%) XQuery
14 2 (1.04%) Python
15 1 (0.52%) COBOL
15 1 (0.52%) NATURAL
15 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (20.31%) Degree
2 16 (8.33%) PhD
3 1 (0.52%) OCP
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (10.94%) Oracle
2 18 (9.38%) Google
3 10 (5.21%) Adobe
4 7 (3.65%) Nokia
4 7 (3.65%) Siemens
4 7 (3.65%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 7 (3.65%) Cerillion
5 4 (2.08%) VMware
6 3 (1.56%) Sybase
6 3 (1.56%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.56%) Facebook
7 2 (1.04%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.04%) BEA
7 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.04%) IBM
8 1 (0.52%) CA
8 1 (0.52%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.52%) Tradeweb
8 1 (0.52%) MarketAxess
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bens Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley
Bridge Noble
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago