The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 539 585 502
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -83
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 108 33 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.075% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.19% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 96 32 124
Average salary £64,000 £48,750 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.28% -20.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £104,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18670 17463 21100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.89% 39.44% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16051 14984 18794
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 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java SE
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +22 47 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Teddington +1 4 £50,000 +25.00% 1
New Malden - 4 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 4 £50,000 -
Chessington - 3 £47,500 -
Twickenham - 2 £45,000 -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 202 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (37.62%) Finance
3 71 (35.15%) Spring
4 69 (34.16%) Linux
5 63 (31.19%) Multithreading
6 58 (28.71%) XML
7 57 (28.22%) TDD
8 55 (27.23%) Maven
9 54 (26.73%) UNIX
10 53 (26.24%) Java EE
11 52 (25.74%) SQL
12 49 (24.26%) JavaScript
13 46 (22.77%) Hibernate
14 45 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
15 44 (21.78%) HTML
15 44 (21.78%) Eclipse
16 41 (20.30%) OO
17 40 (19.80%) SOA
18 38 (18.81%) Scrum
18 38 (18.81%) NoSQL
19 37 (18.32%) Software Engineering
20 34 (16.83%) Degree
20 34 (16.83%) MongoDB
20 34 (16.83%) Big Data
21 32 (15.84%) Scala
22 31 (15.35%) J2EE
22 31 (15.35%) Relational Database
23 30 (14.85%) Ant
23 30 (14.85%) JUnit
23 30 (14.85%) CSS

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (9.41%) Apache
2 16 (7.92%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.94%) Apache Solr
4 7 (3.47%) Jetty
5 4 (1.98%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (1.98%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (1.98%) CMS
5 4 (1.98%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.50%) Confluence
8 1 (0.50%) GemFire
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.92%) HTTP
2 9 (4.46%) SSH
3 5 (2.48%) LDAP
4 4 (1.98%) Internet
4 4 (1.98%) RTP
5 3 (1.49%) SSL
6 2 (0.99%) DHCP
6 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.99%) DNS
6 2 (0.99%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.99%) tcpdump
6 2 (0.99%) Multicast
7 1 (0.50%) GSM
7 1 (0.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.81%) NoSQL
2 34 (16.83%) MongoDB
2 34 (16.83%) Big Data
3 31 (15.35%) Relational Database
4 28 (13.86%) Hadoop
5 18 (8.91%) MySQL
6 14 (6.93%) RDBMS
6 14 (6.93%) Redis
7 12 (5.94%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.98%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.98%) MarkLogic
9 3 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.49%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.99%) HBase
11 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.50%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.50%) DB2
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 55 (27.23%) Maven
2 44 (21.78%) Eclipse
3 30 (14.85%) Ant
3 30 (14.85%) JUnit
4 24 (11.88%) Git (software)
5 18 (8.91%) Mockito
6 13 (6.44%) Subversion
6 13 (6.44%) PhoneGap
6 13 (6.44%) Jenkins
7 12 (5.94%) Mercurial
8 11 (5.45%) Introscope
8 11 (5.45%) Xcode
9 10 (4.95%) NetBeans
10 9 (4.46%) Emacs
11 7 (3.47%) IntelliJ
12 5 (2.48%) Selenium
13 4 (1.98%) Rational Rose
13 4 (1.98%) Robotium
13 4 (1.98%) Gradle
13 4 (1.98%) Hudson
General
1 76 (37.62%) Finance
2 27 (13.37%) Games
3 21 (10.40%) Banking
4 15 (7.43%) Financial Institution
5 10 (4.95%) Front Office
6 9 (4.46%) Retail
7 4 (1.98%) Legal
8 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.99%) Advertising
9 2 (0.99%) Publishing
9 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 152 (75.25%) Developer
2 135 (66.83%) Java Developer
3 37 (18.32%) Architect
4 35 (17.33%) Senior Developer
5 28 (13.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (8.91%) Senior Architect
7 16 (7.92%) Software Developer
8 12 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 10 (4.95%) Java Programmer
10 10 (4.95%) Consultant
10 10 (4.95%) Programmer
11 9 (4.46%) J2EE Developer
12 8 (3.96%) Trainer
13 7 (3.47%) Front Office Developer
13 7 (3.47%) Senior Software Developer
13 7 (3.47%) Java Architect
13 7 (3.47%) Senior Java Architect
14 6 (2.97%) Android Developer
14 6 (2.97%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (35.15%) Spring
2 58 (28.71%) XML
3 53 (26.24%) Java EE
4 46 (22.77%) Hibernate
5 44 (21.78%) HTML
6 31 (15.35%) J2EE
7 30 (14.85%) CSS
8 29 (14.36%) SOAP
9 28 (13.86%) Web Services
10 26 (12.87%) Swing
11 24 (11.88%) HTML5
12 19 (9.41%) Guice
13 18 (8.91%) JMS
14 17 (8.42%) jQuery
15 16 (7.92%) Apache CXF
16 15 (7.43%) RESTful
16 15 (7.43%) JDBC
17 14 (6.93%) .NET
18 12 (5.94%) J2SE
18 12 (5.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.86%) Computer Science
2 27 (13.37%) Open Source
3 26 (12.87%) Mathematics
4 18 (8.91%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (5.45%) Social Media
6 9 (4.46%) Mobile Games
7 6 (2.97%) Grid Computing
7 6 (2.97%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.48%) Physics
8 5 (2.48%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.98%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.98%) GIS
10 3 (1.49%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.49%) CUDA
11 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.99%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.99%) Statistics
12 1 (0.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 69 (34.16%) Linux
2 54 (26.73%) UNIX
3 22 (10.89%) Windows
4 20 (9.90%) Android
5 11 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.96%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.48%) Solaris
8 2 (0.99%) Fedora
8 2 (0.99%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.99%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.19%) Multithreading
2 57 (28.22%) TDD
3 45 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (20.30%) OO
5 40 (19.80%) SOA
6 38 (18.81%) Scrum
7 37 (18.32%) Software Engineering
8 23 (11.39%) OOP
9 16 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (5.45%) EAI
10 11 (5.45%) Knowledge Management
10 11 (5.45%) Unit Testing
11 10 (4.95%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (4.95%) E-Commerce
11 10 (4.95%) OOD
11 10 (4.95%) Low Latency
12 9 (4.46%) Android Development
12 9 (4.46%) Time Management
12 9 (4.46%) Financial Modelling
12 9 (4.46%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 202 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (25.74%) SQL
3 49 (24.26%) JavaScript
4 32 (15.84%) Scala
5 22 (10.89%) C#
6 20 (9.90%) Shell Script
7 19 (9.41%) C++
8 15 (7.43%) Python
8 15 (7.43%) C
9 14 (6.93%) Objective-C
10 12 (5.94%) ActionScript
11 11 (5.45%) Perl
12 9 (4.46%) Erlang
12 9 (4.46%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.48%) XPath
14 3 (1.49%) Ruby
15 2 (0.99%) XQuery
15 2 (0.99%) PHP
15 2 (0.99%) R
16 1 (0.50%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 34 (16.83%) Degree
2 15 (7.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.94%) QA
2 5 (2.48%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.99%) Varnish
2 2 (0.99%) KVM
3 1 (0.50%) Samba
3 1 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (6.44%) Oracle
2 12 (5.94%) JBoss
3 11 (5.45%) Perforce
3 11 (5.45%) Splunk
4 8 (3.96%) TIBCO
4 8 (3.96%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.47%) BEA
5 7 (3.47%) IBM
6 6 (2.97%) Google
7 4 (1.98%) Informatica
7 4 (1.98%) Adobe
7 4 (1.98%) Dell
8 3 (1.49%) VMware
9 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.50%) Sybase
10 1 (0.50%) Facebook
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary, pioneering professional environment an
Posted: 15 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Dice
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago