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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 525 567 494
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -73
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 112 31 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.070% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.18% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 98 30 120
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £100,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18592 17377 20905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.64% 39.21% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15992 14885 18582
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 £34,000
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
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 31 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 31 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 +30 53 £70,000 +55.55% 3
Teddington 0 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
New Malden - 5 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 5 £50,000 -
Chessington - 3 £47,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £45,000 -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (35.32%) Finance
3 70 (34.83%) Spring
4 68 (33.83%) Linux
5 66 (32.84%) Multithreading
6 61 (30.35%) Maven
7 56 (27.86%) TDD
7 56 (27.86%) UNIX
8 55 (27.36%) XML
9 53 (26.37%) SQL
10 50 (24.88%) Java EE
11 46 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (22.89%) Hibernate
12 45 (22.39%) JavaScript
12 45 (22.39%) Eclipse
13 43 (21.39%) OO
14 42 (20.90%) Scrum
15 41 (20.40%) HTML
16 40 (19.90%) SOA
17 39 (19.40%) NoSQL
18 37 (18.41%) Software Engineering
19 35 (17.41%) Degree
19 35 (17.41%) Big Data
20 34 (16.92%) Relational Database
20 34 (16.92%) Ant
21 33 (16.42%) Scala
21 33 (16.42%) MongoDB
22 31 (15.42%) SOAP
23 30 (14.93%) CSS
23 30 (14.93%) JUnit

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (9.45%) Apache
2 16 (7.96%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.97%) Apache Solr
4 7 (3.48%) Jetty
5 6 (2.99%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (2.49%) CMS
6 5 (2.49%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (1.99%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.50%) GemFire
9 1 (0.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.46%) HTTP
2 9 (4.48%) SSH
3 5 (2.49%) LDAP
3 5 (2.49%) Internet
4 4 (1.99%) SSL
4 4 (1.99%) RTP
5 1 (0.50%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.50%) DHCP
5 1 (0.50%) GSM
5 1 (0.50%) VoIP
5 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.50%) DNS
5 1 (0.50%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.40%) NoSQL
2 35 (17.41%) Big Data
3 34 (16.92%) Relational Database
4 33 (16.42%) MongoDB
5 27 (13.43%) Hadoop
6 18 (8.96%) MySQL
7 16 (7.96%) SQL Server
8 14 (6.97%) RDBMS
8 14 (6.97%) Redis
9 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.49%) MarkLogic
11 3 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.49%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.00%) HBase
12 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.50%) DB2
13 1 (0.50%) Apache Accumulo
13 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 61 (30.35%) Maven
2 45 (22.39%) Eclipse
3 34 (16.92%) Ant
4 30 (14.93%) JUnit
5 22 (10.95%) Git (software)
6 19 (9.45%) Mockito
7 15 (7.46%) Mercurial
8 14 (6.97%) Jenkins
9 11 (5.47%) PhoneGap
9 11 (5.47%) Subversion
10 10 (4.98%) NetBeans
11 9 (4.48%) Introscope
11 9 (4.48%) Xcode
11 9 (4.48%) Emacs
12 7 (3.48%) IntelliJ
13 5 (2.49%) Selenium
13 5 (2.49%) Rational Rose
13 5 (2.49%) Gradle
13 5 (2.49%) Hudson
14 4 (1.99%) JProfiler
General
1 71 (35.32%) Finance
2 25 (12.44%) Games
3 22 (10.95%) Banking
4 14 (6.97%) Financial Institution
5 9 (4.48%) Front Office
6 8 (3.98%) Retail
7 4 (1.99%) Legal
8 3 (1.49%) Publishing
9 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.00%) Advertising
9 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (73.63%) Developer
2 133 (66.17%) Java Developer
3 38 (18.91%) Architect
4 30 (14.93%) Senior Developer
5 23 (11.44%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (8.46%) Senior Architect
7 16 (7.96%) Software Developer
8 12 (5.97%) Programmer
8 12 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (5.97%) Java Programmer
9 10 (4.98%) Consultant
9 10 (4.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 9 (4.48%) J2EE Developer
10 9 (4.48%) Trainer
11 7 (3.48%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (3.48%) Front Office Developer
12 6 (2.99%) Android Developer
12 6 (2.99%) Security Consultant
12 6 (2.99%) Software Engineer
12 6 (2.99%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (34.83%) Spring
2 55 (27.36%) XML
3 50 (24.88%) Java EE
4 46 (22.89%) Hibernate
5 41 (20.40%) HTML
6 31 (15.42%) SOAP
7 30 (14.93%) CSS
8 29 (14.43%) J2EE
9 28 (13.93%) Web Services
9 28 (13.93%) Swing
10 21 (10.45%) HTML5
11 19 (9.45%) Guice
12 17 (8.46%) JMS
13 16 (7.96%) jQuery
14 15 (7.46%) RESTful
14 15 (7.46%) Apache CXF
15 14 (6.97%) .NET
15 14 (6.97%) JDBC
16 12 (5.97%) Sass
16 12 (5.97%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.93%) Computer Science
1 28 (13.93%) Open Source
2 25 (12.44%) Mathematics
3 16 (7.96%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.48%) Mobile Games
4 9 (4.48%) Social Media
5 6 (2.99%) Grid Computing
5 6 (2.99%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.49%) GIS
7 4 (1.99%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (1.99%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.99%) Physics
8 3 (1.49%) Statistics
8 3 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.49%) CUDA
9 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.50%) Blog
10 1 (0.50%) Online Games
10 1 (0.50%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 68 (33.83%) Linux
2 56 (27.86%) UNIX
3 20 (9.95%) Windows
4 18 (8.96%) Android
5 9 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.98%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.49%) Solaris
8 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.50%) CentOS
9 1 (0.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (32.84%) Multithreading
2 56 (27.86%) TDD
3 46 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (21.39%) OO
5 42 (20.90%) Scrum
6 40 (19.90%) SOA
7 37 (18.41%) Software Engineering
8 21 (10.45%) OOP
9 17 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.97%) Unit Testing
11 11 (5.47%) Knowledge Management
11 11 (5.47%) OOD
12 10 (4.98%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.48%) Time Management
13 9 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (4.48%) OOA/OOD
13 9 (4.48%) EAI
13 9 (4.48%) High Availability
13 9 (4.48%) Android Development
14 8 (3.98%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 201 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (26.37%) SQL
3 45 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 33 (16.42%) Scala
5 23 (11.44%) Shell Script
6 20 (9.95%) C++
7 19 (9.45%) C#
8 14 (6.97%) Python
9 13 (6.47%) C
10 12 (5.97%) Bash Shell
11 11 (5.47%) Objective-C
12 10 (4.98%) Perl
12 10 (4.98%) ActionScript
13 9 (4.48%) Erlang
14 6 (2.99%) XPath
15 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.49%) R
16 2 (1.00%) XQuery
17 1 (0.50%) OCaml
17 1 (0.50%) F#
Qualifications
1 35 (17.41%) Degree
2 16 (7.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.98%) QA
2 5 (2.49%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.99%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.50%) Samba
2 1 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.50%) Varnish
2 1 (0.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
1 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (8.46%) Oracle
2 12 (5.97%) JBoss
3 9 (4.48%) Perforce
3 9 (4.48%) Splunk
4 7 (3.48%) Google
4 7 (3.48%) TIBCO
4 7 (3.48%) IBM
4 7 (3.48%) BEA
5 6 (2.99%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.49%) Adobe
7 4 (1.99%) VMware
7 4 (1.99%) Dell
7 4 (1.99%) Informatica
8 1 (0.50%) Sybase
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.50%) Facebook
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