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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 492 572 542
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -30
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 131 44 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.099% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.25% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 108 42 79
Average salary £52,500 £45,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.02% -24.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
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
16995 17753 20566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.49% 39.95% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14496 15266 18224
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +31 45 £60,000 +32.59% 5
Teddington 0 7 £50,000 +25.00%
New Malden - 7 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 7 £50,000 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 228 (100.00%) Java
2 114 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (42.98%) Spring
4 91 (39.91%) Maven
5 76 (33.33%) TDD
6 69 (30.26%) Finance
6 69 (30.26%) Multithreading
7 66 (28.95%) XML
8 65 (28.51%) Linux
9 62 (27.19%) SQL
10 58 (25.44%) Java EE
11 57 (25.00%) Scrum
12 55 (24.12%) Web Services
13 51 (22.37%) JavaScript
13 51 (22.37%) Hibernate
14 50 (21.93%) UNIX
15 49 (21.49%) HTML
15 49 (21.49%) Software Engineering
15 49 (21.49%) Mentoring
16 47 (20.61%) OO
17 46 (20.18%) Eclipse
18 44 (19.30%) Degree
18 44 (19.30%) Big Data
19 43 (18.86%) Relational Database
20 42 (18.42%) CSS
20 42 (18.42%) SOAP
20 42 (18.42%) SOA
21 41 (17.98%) NoSQL
22 40 (17.54%) J2EE
23 39 (17.11%) Banking

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 27 (11.84%) Apache
2 24 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.14%) WebSphere
3 14 (6.14%) Jetty
4 12 (5.26%) Apache Solr
5 10 (4.39%) Oracle Coherence
6 9 (3.95%) Adobe CQ
7 7 (3.07%) CMS
8 6 (2.63%) WebLogic
8 6 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (2.19%) GlassFish
9 5 (2.19%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.88%) GemFire
11 2 (0.88%) LiveCycle
12 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) MS Office
1 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.33%) HTTP
2 9 (3.95%) LDAP
3 8 (3.51%) SSL
4 7 (3.07%) Internet
4 7 (3.07%) SSH
5 5 (2.19%) RTP
6 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.44%) DNS
6 1 (0.44%) GSM
6 1 (0.44%) VoIP
6 1 (0.44%) DHCP
6 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.44%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.44%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (19.30%) Big Data
2 43 (18.86%) Relational Database
3 41 (17.98%) NoSQL
4 27 (11.84%) MySQL
5 26 (11.40%) MongoDB
6 20 (8.77%) Hadoop
7 17 (7.46%) SQL Server
8 15 (6.58%) RDBMS
9 14 (6.14%) Redis
10 12 (5.26%) MarkLogic
11 11 (4.82%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.32%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.88%) DB2
14 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.88%) HBase
15 1 (0.44%) Apache Accumulo
15 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 91 (39.91%) Maven
2 46 (20.18%) Eclipse
3 37 (16.23%) JUnit
4 36 (15.79%) Ant
5 28 (12.28%) Jenkins
6 27 (11.84%) Git (software)
7 25 (10.96%) Mockito
8 14 (6.14%) Mercurial
8 14 (6.14%) Subversion
9 12 (5.26%) Hudson
10 10 (4.39%) Selenium
11 8 (3.51%) JProfiler
11 8 (3.51%) YourKit
12 7 (3.07%) Emacs
12 7 (3.07%) Cucumber
12 7 (3.07%) Gradle
12 7 (3.07%) Rational Rose
13 6 (2.63%) Introscope
13 6 (2.63%) Xcode
14 5 (2.19%) NetBeans
General
1 69 (30.26%) Finance
2 39 (17.11%) Banking
3 25 (10.96%) Games
4 10 (4.39%) Publishing
5 8 (3.51%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.19%) Front Office
7 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.32%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.32%) International Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 157 (68.86%) Developer
2 145 (63.60%) Java Developer
3 38 (16.67%) Architect
4 30 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 22 (9.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 17 (7.46%) Consultant
8 14 (6.14%) Trainer
8 14 (6.14%) Programmer
8 14 (6.14%) Java Programmer
9 10 (4.39%) Security Architect
9 10 (4.39%) Security Consultant
9 10 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (4.39%) Senior Architect
10 8 (3.51%) UI Programmer
10 8 (3.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (3.51%) UI Developer
10 8 (3.51%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.51%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (3.07%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (42.98%) Spring
2 66 (28.95%) XML
3 58 (25.44%) Java EE
4 55 (24.12%) Web Services
5 51 (22.37%) Hibernate
6 49 (21.49%) HTML
7 42 (18.42%) CSS
7 42 (18.42%) SOAP
8 40 (17.54%) J2EE
9 28 (12.28%) Swing
10 27 (11.84%) JMS
11 25 (10.96%) Guice
12 22 (9.65%) HTML5
13 20 (8.77%) REST
14 19 (8.33%) RESTful
15 18 (7.89%) Apache CXF
15 18 (7.89%) J2SE
16 17 (7.46%) jQuery
17 16 (7.02%) XHTML
17 16 (7.02%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.47%) Computer Science
2 27 (11.84%) Open Source
3 22 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.89%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.07%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.07%) GIS
6 7 (3.07%) Mobile Games
7 6 (2.63%) Social Media
8 4 (1.75%) Grid Computing
8 4 (1.75%) Statistics
9 3 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.32%) CUDA
9 3 (1.32%) Physics
10 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.44%) Handset
11 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.44%) Blog
11 1 (0.44%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 65 (28.51%) Linux
2 50 (21.93%) UNIX
3 19 (8.33%) Windows
4 16 (7.02%) Android
5 8 (3.51%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.19%) Solaris
8 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.88%) AIX
9 1 (0.44%) Fedora
9 1 (0.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (33.33%) TDD
3 69 (30.26%) Multithreading
4 57 (25.00%) Scrum
5 49 (21.49%) Software Engineering
5 49 (21.49%) Mentoring
6 47 (20.61%) OO
7 42 (18.42%) SOA
8 32 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (9.65%) Coaching
10 18 (7.89%) OOP
11 17 (7.46%) Unit Testing
12 15 (6.58%) OOD
13 12 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (5.26%) BDD
13 12 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
14 11 (4.82%) Event-Driven Architecture
15 10 (4.39%) Android Development
15 10 (4.39%) Security Architecture
15 10 (4.39%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 228 (100.00%) Java
2 62 (27.19%) SQL
3 51 (22.37%) JavaScript
4 29 (12.72%) Scala
5 25 (10.96%) C++
6 20 (8.77%) Shell Script
7 18 (7.89%) C#
8 16 (7.02%) XPath
9 15 (6.58%) Python
10 12 (5.26%) Bash Shell
11 10 (4.39%) Perl
12 9 (3.95%) C
12 9 (3.95%) Erlang
13 8 (3.51%) Objective-C
14 7 (3.07%) ActionScript
14 7 (3.07%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.75%) R
16 2 (0.88%) XQuery
17 1 (0.44%) Ruby
17 1 (0.44%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 44 (19.30%) Degree
2 20 (8.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.51%) SLA
2 6 (2.63%) QA
3 5 (2.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.44%) KVM
3 1 (0.44%) Varnish
3 1 (0.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
1 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 21 (9.21%) Oracle
2 19 (8.33%) JBoss
3 17 (7.46%) Google
4 9 (3.95%) Adobe
5 8 (3.51%) VMware
6 6 (2.63%) Perforce
6 6 (2.63%) Splunk
7 4 (1.75%) Facebook
8 3 (1.32%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.32%) BEA
8 3 (1.32%) IBM
8 3 (1.32%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.88%) Sybase
9 2 (0.88%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.44%) Cerillion
10 1 (0.44%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (0.44%) Nokia
10 1 (0.44%) Siemens
10 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chessington
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £58000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Shares
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