The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Developer
Rank 551 541 608
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 70 75 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.17% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 60 72 35
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Java Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the London region.

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in London

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in London

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Teddington -4 11 £50,000 +11.11%
New Malden - 6 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 6 £50,000 -
City of London -17 5 £47,500 -9.52%
Clapham - 4 £45,000 -
Bromley - 1 £37,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £55,000 -
Java Software Developer
England

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Java Software Developer in their job title 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 with Java Software Developer in their job title.

1 147 (100.00%) Java
2 78 (53.06%) Degree
3 67 (45.58%) Multithreading
4 59 (40.14%) C#
5 58 (39.46%) J2EE
6 56 (38.10%) Spring
7 53 (36.05%) Hadoop
8 51 (34.69%) JavaScript
9 50 (34.01%) Scrum
10 49 (33.33%) OO
10 49 (33.33%) Computer Science
10 49 (33.33%) Big Data
11 47 (31.97%) Hibernate
11 47 (31.97%) TDD
12 44 (29.93%) Software Engineering
12 44 (29.93%) Python
13 41 (27.89%) Games
13 41 (27.89%) MySQL
13 41 (27.89%) Linux
14 40 (27.21%) jQuery
15 38 (25.85%) Opscode Chef
15 38 (25.85%) Maven
16 37 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
16 37 (25.17%) JUnit
17 35 (23.81%) C++
17 35 (23.81%) Java EE
18 34 (23.13%) Oracle
19 33 (22.45%) SQL
20 30 (20.41%) Microsoft
20 30 (20.41%) Finance

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Java Software Developer in their job title 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 with Java Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.84%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.16%) Apache
3 11 (7.48%) Oracle Coherence
3 11 (7.48%) Jetty
4 9 (6.12%) Node.js
5 8 (5.44%) Apache Pig
6 7 (4.76%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.36%) Confluence
7 2 (1.36%) WordPress
8 1 (0.68%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.68%) IIS
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.76%) GitHub
2 6 (4.08%) SaaS
3 2 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) SSH
2 4 (2.72%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.04%) HTTP
4 2 (1.36%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (36.05%) Hadoop
2 49 (33.33%) Big Data
3 41 (27.89%) MySQL
4 28 (19.05%) MongoDB
5 20 (13.61%) SQL Server
6 12 (8.16%) Oracle Database
6 12 (8.16%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.36%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.68%) Redis
9 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.68%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (25.85%) Maven
2 37 (25.17%) JUnit
3 28 (19.05%) Ant
4 11 (7.48%) VisualVM
5 10 (6.80%) Git (software)
5 10 (6.80%) Selenium
6 8 (5.44%) Subversion
6 8 (5.44%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.76%) Hudson
8 6 (4.08%) Gradle
9 2 (1.36%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.36%) JBehave
9 2 (1.36%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.36%) FishEye
9 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (27.89%) Games
2 30 (20.41%) Finance
3 8 (5.44%) Advertising
4 5 (3.40%) Banking
5 4 (2.72%) Front Office
6 2 (1.36%) Retail
6 2 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.36%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (39.46%) J2EE
2 56 (38.10%) Spring
3 47 (31.97%) Hibernate
4 40 (27.21%) jQuery
5 35 (23.81%) Java EE
6 17 (11.56%) HTML
7 16 (10.88%) J2SE
7 16 (10.88%) Web Services
8 12 (8.16%) HTML5
9 11 (7.48%) XML
10 10 (6.80%) Swing
10 10 (6.80%) Middleware
10 10 (6.80%) RESTful
11 9 (6.12%) JSP
12 8 (5.44%) CSS
12 8 (5.44%) JDBC
12 8 (5.44%) Dojo
13 7 (4.76%) Spring Security
14 6 (4.08%) AWT
14 6 (4.08%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 27 (18.37%) BBC
3 25 (17.01%) Mathematics
4 19 (12.93%) Open Source
5 13 (8.84%) GIS
6 12 (8.16%) Physics
7 11 (7.48%) Client/Server
8 10 (6.80%) Hedge funds
9 9 (6.12%) Visualisation
10 8 (5.44%) Statistics
11 7 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (4.08%) Grid Computing
13 5 (3.40%) Online Games
14 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (2.04%) Derivative
16 1 (0.68%) iPad
16 1 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
16 1 (0.68%) iPhone
16 1 (0.68%) Telematics
16 1 (0.68%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.89%) Linux
2 4 (2.72%) UNIX
3 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.68%) Android
4 1 (0.68%) Windows
4 1 (0.68%) AIX
4 1 (0.68%) Solaris
4 1 (0.68%) OS/400
4 1 (0.68%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (45.58%) Multithreading
2 50 (34.01%) Scrum
3 49 (33.33%) OO
4 47 (31.97%) TDD
5 44 (29.93%) Software Engineering
6 37 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (13.61%) OOA/OOD
8 17 (11.56%) OOD
9 16 (10.88%) Unit Testing
10 13 (8.84%) Performance Testing
10 13 (8.84%) Data Modelling
11 12 (8.16%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.48%) UML
13 10 (6.80%) BDD
14 9 (6.12%) Low Latency
14 9 (6.12%) Web Development
15 8 (5.44%) Automated Testing
16 7 (4.76%) Parallel Programming
16 7 (4.76%) Software Architecture
17 6 (4.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 147 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (40.14%) C#
3 51 (34.69%) JavaScript
4 44 (29.93%) Python
5 35 (23.81%) C++
6 33 (22.45%) SQL
7 29 (19.73%) Scala
8 18 (12.24%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.40%) F#
10 3 (2.04%) Clojure
10 3 (2.04%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.36%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.36%) VBScript
11 2 (1.36%) Perl
11 2 (1.36%) PHP
11 2 (1.36%) Groovy
11 2 (1.36%) Haskell
11 2 (1.36%) XPath
12 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (53.06%) Degree
2 23 (15.65%) PhD
3 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 38 (25.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (23.13%) Oracle
2 30 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 27 (18.37%) Panasonic
4 16 (10.88%) JBoss
5 5 (3.40%) Sybase
6 2 (1.36%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.36%) Talend
7 1 (0.68%) Facebook
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe
7 1 (0.68%) Informatica
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) Google