The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 7187 8600 7447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.37% 17.56% 17.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.15% 32.20% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6055 7342 6387
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Java
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23072 26711 23443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.57% 54.54% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19754 23037 20124
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java
Salary Trend in London

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

Java Salary Trend in London

Java
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in London

Java
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
City of London -1 1655 £60,000 - 318
Docklands, London +3 34 £61,250 -16.94%
Ealing 0 32 £51,500 -6.36%
Kingston Upon Thames 0 30 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Canary Wharf +4 18 £55,000 -45.00%
Wimbledon 0 18 £48,750 +77.27% 4
Surbiton -1 17 £45,000 -14.28%
Brentford - 17 £67,500 - 4
Bromley +7 11 £52,500 -7.89% 1
Hounslow -1 11 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Croydon 0 10 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Twickenham -6 9 £45,000 - 1
Bermondsey - 8 - -
Westminster +4 7 £50,000 -16.66%
West Drayton - 7 £45,000 -
Harrow +7 6 £67,500 +74.19%
Mayfair +3 6 £45,000 -43.75%
Uxbridge -18 5 £45,000 -
Teddington -6 4 £38,500 -23.00%
Enfield +1 3 £23,000 -
Feltham -3 3 £41,250 -
Chiswick -10 3 £44,000 +8.64%
Hammersmith -20 3 £49,250 -17.91% 1
Hayes +2 2 £57,500 -23.33% 4
Chessington -12 2 £35,000 -26.31%
Paddington - 2 £60,000 -
Sidcup -3 1 - -
Pinner - 1 £54,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Java 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.

1 5946 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
2 4173 (30.83%) Finance
3 4103 (30.31%) SQL
4 3165 (23.38%) Spring
5 3155 (23.31%) JavaScript
6 2953 (21.82%) Linux
7 2835 (20.94%) TDD
8 2588 (19.12%) Oracle
9 2546 (18.81%) HTML
10 2530 (18.69%) Degree
11 2229 (16.47%) C#
12 2180 (16.11%) OO
13 2117 (15.64%) Web Services
14 1974 (14.58%) XML
15 1926 (14.23%) Scrum
16 1856 (13.71%) Python
17 1816 (13.42%) UNIX
18 1793 (13.25%) C++
19 1772 (13.09%) CSS
20 1764 (13.03%) Computer Science
21 1740 (12.85%) E-Commerce
22 1732 (12.80%) Software Engineering
23 1728 (12.77%) .NET
24 1706 (12.60%) Banking
25 1641 (12.12%) J2EE
26 1587 (11.72%) Hibernate
27 1451 (10.72%) Multithreading
28 1383 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
29 1361 (10.05%) BDD
30 1337 (9.88%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1101 (8.13%) Tomcat
2 856 (6.32%) Apache
3 715 (5.28%) WebSphere
4 553 (4.09%) JBoss
5 504 (3.72%) Node.js
6 489 (3.61%) WebLogic
7 363 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
8 307 (2.27%) Apache Solr
9 265 (1.96%) CMS
10 230 (1.70%) IIS
10 230 (1.70%) Apache Spark
11 177 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
12 160 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 155 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
14 145 (1.07%) Apache Pig
15 144 (1.06%) OpenStack
16 140 (1.03%) SharePoint
17 130 (0.96%) MQSeries
18 128 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
19 127 (0.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 442 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 58 (0.43%) MS Office
3 47 (0.35%) SPSS
3 47 (0.35%) MS Project
4 42 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 26 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 17 (0.13%) Mathematica
8 12 (0.089%) Weka
9 7 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.037%) FastStats
10 5 (0.037%) CPLEX
10 5 (0.037%) GNU Octave
10 5 (0.037%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.030%) Mingle
11 4 (0.030%) Open Workbench
12 3 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.022%) FrameMaker
13 2 (0.015%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 128 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
2 101 (0.75%) RMDS
3 39 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 30 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
5 27 (0.20%) Sophis RISQUE
6 26 (0.19%) Summit
7 22 (0.16%) Magento
8 21 (0.16%) Fredhopper
8 21 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
9 16 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 15 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
11 12 (0.089%) TIBCO iProcess
11 12 (0.089%) Oracle EBS
11 12 (0.089%) Endur
12 11 (0.081%) Cognos TM1
12 11 (0.081%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 11 (0.081%) Oracle Cash Management
13 10 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
13 10 (0.074%) WebTrends
14 9 (0.066%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 877 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
2 324 (2.39%) SaaS
3 186 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 131 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 120 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
6 98 (0.72%) PaaS
7 81 (0.60%) GitHub
8 77 (0.57%) IaaS
9 62 (0.46%) Force.com
10 54 (0.40%) Amazon S3
11 49 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
12 37 (0.27%) Google Analytics
13 33 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
14 31 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
15 28 (0.21%) Heroku
16 24 (0.18%) SoftLayer
17 20 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 18 (0.13%) Google Apps
19 17 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 16 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 572 (4.23%) HTTP
2 481 (3.55%) Internet
3 291 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 159 (1.17%) Firewall
5 158 (1.17%) SAN
6 155 (1.15%) DNS
7 128 (0.95%) WAN
8 126 (0.93%) LDAP
9 121 (0.89%) LAN
10 118 (0.87%) Multicast
11 90 (0.66%) NAS
12 83 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
13 78 (0.58%) VPN
14 75 (0.55%) SSL
15 74 (0.55%) FCoE
16 69 (0.51%) SNMP
17 56 (0.41%) Intranet
18 54 (0.40%) iSCSI
19 46 (0.34%) Broadband
20 45 (0.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1333 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 1232 (9.10%) MySQL
3 1215 (8.98%) Big Data
4 1197 (8.84%) NoSQL
5 1022 (7.55%) Hadoop
6 976 (7.21%) Relational Database
7 965 (7.13%) MongoDB
8 527 (3.89%) RDBMS
9 463 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 463 (3.42%) Oracle Database
10 340 (2.51%) DB2
11 305 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
12 298 (2.20%) HBase
13 288 (2.13%) Apache Hive
14 277 (2.05%) Redis
15 270 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
16 208 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
17 140 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
18 120 (0.89%) Couchbase
19 104 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1337 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 1208 (8.92%) Maven
3 1042 (7.70%) Selenium
4 970 (7.17%) Jenkins
5 893 (6.60%) JUnit
6 698 (5.16%) Subversion
7 659 (4.87%) JIRA
8 645 (4.77%) Cucumber
9 613 (4.53%) Eclipse
10 534 (3.95%) WebDriver
11 427 (3.15%) Ant
12 267 (1.97%) Mockito
13 186 (1.37%) Hudson
14 178 (1.32%) TestNG
15 173 (1.28%) TeamCity
16 158 (1.17%) JBehave
17 155 (1.15%) Gradle
18 154 (1.14%) Visual Studio
19 147 (1.09%) Mercurial
20 130 (0.96%) JMeter
General
1 4173 (30.83%) Finance
2 1706 (12.60%) Banking
3 901 (6.66%) Retail
4 885 (6.54%) Front Office
5 562 (4.15%) Games
6 560 (4.14%) Investment Banking
7 442 (3.27%) Telecoms
8 383 (2.83%) Marketing
9 251 (1.85%) Back Office
10 250 (1.85%) Financial Institution
11 241 (1.78%) Publishing
12 186 (1.37%) Advertising
13 177 (1.31%) Law
14 162 (1.20%) Legal
15 109 (0.81%) Online Betting
16 69 (0.51%) Manufacturing
17 44 (0.33%) Electronics
18 42 (0.31%) Automotive
19 37 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
20 35 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7378 (54.51%) Developer
2 4185 (30.92%) Java Developer
3 1522 (11.24%) Senior Developer
4 1211 (8.95%) Architect
5 1001 (7.40%) Senior Java Developer
6 833 (6.15%) Analyst
7 681 (5.03%) Consultant
8 571 (4.22%) Software Engineer
9 543 (4.01%) Software Developer
10 494 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
11 387 (2.86%) Junior
12 372 (2.75%) Android Developer
13 340 (2.51%) Programmer
14 328 (2.42%) Tester
15 316 (2.33%) Applications Support
16 289 (2.14%) C# Developer
17 282 (2.08%) Junior Developer
18 276 (2.04%) DevOps Engineer
19 260 (1.92%) Support Analyst
20 241 (1.78%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3165 (23.38%) Spring
2 2546 (18.81%) HTML
3 2117 (15.64%) Web Services
4 1974 (14.58%) XML
5 1772 (13.09%) CSS
6 1728 (12.77%) .NET
7 1641 (12.12%) J2EE
8 1587 (11.72%) Hibernate
9 1174 (8.67%) REST
10 956 (7.06%) HTML5
11 893 (6.60%) jQuery
12 839 (6.20%) SOAP
13 778 (5.75%) RESTful
14 719 (5.31%) JSON
15 701 (5.18%) Middleware
16 681 (5.03%) JMS
17 636 (4.70%) JSP
18 629 (4.65%) Java EE
19 557 (4.11%) AngularJS
20 493 (3.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1764 (13.03%) Computer Science
2 1088 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
3 584 (4.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 551 (4.07%) Algorithms
5 538 (3.97%) Mobile App
6 519 (3.83%) Mathematics
7 434 (3.21%) Data Structures
8 429 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
9 417 (3.08%) User Experience
10 405 (2.99%) Derivative
11 382 (2.82%) Equities
12 317 (2.34%) Fixed Income
13 302 (2.23%) Hedge funds
14 263 (1.94%) Client/Server
15 189 (1.40%) Management Information System
16 177 (1.31%) Physics
17 161 (1.19%) Statistics
18 157 (1.16%) Social Media
19 146 (1.08%) Data Centre
20 145 (1.07%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2953 (21.82%) Linux
2 1816 (13.42%) UNIX
3 1238 (9.15%) Windows
4 1003 (7.41%) Android
5 643 (4.75%) Apple iOS
6 254 (1.88%) Solaris
7 221 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 194 (1.43%) CentOS
9 184 (1.36%) Ubuntu
10 100 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 81 (0.60%) Debian
12 59 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 54 (0.40%) AIX
14 45 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 44 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
16 38 (0.28%) Windows Phone
17 33 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
18 23 (0.17%) Windows 7
19 20 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
20 18 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5946 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
2 2835 (20.94%) TDD
3 2180 (16.11%) OO
4 1926 (14.23%) Scrum
5 1740 (12.85%) E-Commerce
6 1732 (12.80%) Software Engineering
7 1451 (10.72%) Multithreading
8 1383 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
9 1361 (10.05%) BDD
10 1107 (8.18%) Open Source
11 1070 (7.90%) MVC
12 985 (7.28%) SDLC
13 976 (7.21%) SOA
14 841 (6.21%) DevOps
15 801 (5.92%) Analytics
16 662 (4.89%) Mentoring
17 621 (4.59%) Android Development
18 587 (4.34%) Low Latency
19 574 (4.24%) OOP
20 547 (4.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4103 (30.31%) SQL
2 3155 (23.31%) JavaScript
3 2229 (16.47%) C#
4 1856 (13.71%) Python
5 1793 (13.25%) C++
6 1107 (8.18%) Scala
7 1052 (7.77%) Ruby
8 971 (7.17%) PHP
9 792 (5.85%) Perl
10 599 (4.43%) C
11 558 (4.12%) Bash Shell
12 467 (3.45%) PL/SQL
13 429 (3.17%) Groovy
14 394 (2.91%) Shell Script
15 262 (1.94%) Objective-C
16 188 (1.39%) T-SQL
17 165 (1.22%) Clojure
17 165 (1.22%) R
18 158 (1.17%) VB
19 142 (1.05%) Go
Qualifications
1 2530 (18.69%) Degree
2 246 (1.82%) PhD
3 180 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 148 (1.09%) ISEB
5 88 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 81 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 61 (0.45%) DV Cleared
8 45 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 43 (0.32%) Sun Certification
10 42 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 38 (0.28%) PMI Certification
12 30 (0.22%) HND
13 27 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
14 25 (0.18%) CISSP
15 19 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (0.13%) Postgraduate
17 15 (0.11%) CCNA
17 15 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
18 14 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 13 (0.096%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1281 (9.46%) QA
2 80 (0.59%) SLA
3 46 (0.34%) EMIR
4 45 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 42 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
6 27 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 24 (0.18%) MiFID
8 19 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 17 (0.13%) Basel III
10 16 (0.12%) HL7
11 14 (0.10%) Data Quality
12 8 (0.059%) COBIT
12 8 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 7 (0.052%) ISO 8583
13 7 (0.052%) PMBOK
14 5 (0.037%) Solvency II
14 5 (0.037%) Basel II
14 5 (0.037%) WCAG
15 2 (0.015%) GCP
16 1 (0.007%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 187 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (0.92%) Docker
3 118 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
4 82 (0.61%) NFS
5 79 (0.58%) Active Directory
6 76 (0.56%) HDFS
7 74 (0.55%) SRDF
8 46 (0.34%) Hyper-V
9 44 (0.33%) Squid
9 44 (0.33%) Apache Flume
10 40 (0.30%) KVM
11 38 (0.28%) Xen
12 34 (0.25%) Varnish
13 32 (0.24%) XenServer
14 27 (0.20%) vSphere
15 26 (0.19%) VMware ESX
16 20 (0.15%) iptables
17 16 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
17 16 (0.12%) VirtualBox
18 13 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 633 (4.68%) Puppet
2 541 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 225 (1.66%) Nagios
4 221 (1.63%) Ansible
5 110 (0.81%) Salt
6 83 (0.61%) ZABBIX
7 65 (0.48%) logstash
8 60 (0.44%) Vagrant
9 54 (0.40%) Graphite
10 49 (0.36%) Kibana
11 35 (0.26%) Data Guard
12 31 (0.23%) Tivoli
13 29 (0.21%) Ganglia
14 28 (0.21%) Icinga
15 27 (0.20%) SELinux
16 26 (0.19%) Oozie
16 26 (0.19%) TeamSite
17 24 (0.18%) WSUS
17 24 (0.18%) HAProxy
18 23 (0.17%) StatsD
Vendors
1 2588 (19.12%) Oracle
2 717 (5.30%) Microsoft
3 534 (3.95%) IBM
4 419 (3.10%) TIBCO
5 406 (3.00%) Sybase
6 346 (2.56%) Google
7 335 (2.47%) hybris
8 296 (2.19%) Red Hat
9 274 (2.02%) VMware
10 225 (1.66%) ATG
11 200 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
12 177 (1.31%) Adobe
13 165 (1.22%) SAP
14 140 (1.03%) Cisco
15 139 (1.03%) Demandware
16 127 (0.94%) Endeca
17 119 (0.88%) Informatica
18 113 (0.83%) HP
19 103 (0.76%) DataSynapse
20 98 (0.72%) Sun
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum £50-£54K + Excellent Bonus +Exceptio
Posted: 45 minutes ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 45 minutes ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 46 minutes ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Exceptional Bene
Posted: 48 minutes ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 49 minutes ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 49 minutes ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 50 minutes ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75 - £80 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, 28 day hols
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 10% bonus, Stock options, Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum NEGOTIABLE senior-mid upto £60k
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Walter Everett
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent culture and big bonuses!
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago