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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 6854 6382 7834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.76% 15.36% 18.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.96% 30.32% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5993 5423 6492
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
22140 21049 23623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.14% 50.65% 54.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19465 18164 19921
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +2 1271 £60,000 - 213
Hammersmith +4 28 £56,250 +50.00% 5
Kingston Upon Thames -8 27 £52,500 +5.00%
Wimbledon +4 25 £50,000 -4.76%
Hounslow -6 17 £49,000 -6.66% 1
Croydon +9 15 £55,000 +46.66% 5
Twickenham +3 15 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Harrow +10 14 £50,000 -9.09%
Brentford +9 14 £41,250 -48.43% 1
Ealing -9 13 £60,000 -
Bromley 0 12 £65,000 +26.82% 2
Chiswick -1 11 £65,000 +32.65%
Uxbridge +4 8 £65,000 +62.50% 2
New Malden -3 8 £57,000 +20.00%
Canary Wharf -5 8 £67,500 -3.57%
Isleworth +4 6 £50,000 -28.57% 1
West Drayton 0 6 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Feltham -4 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Teddington -5 6 £38,750 -13.88%
Southwark +6 5 £55,000 +37.50%
Westminster -2 5 £45,000 -29.41% 2
Mayfair +3 4 £100,000 +150.00%
Romford -9 4 £47,500 +41.79%
Clapham - 4 £45,000 -
Docklands, London -4 2 £53,750 +13.15%
Surbiton -7 2 £52,500 +2.43%
Hendon - 2 £38,447 -
Edgware +4 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £47,500 -
Ilford - 1 £34,000 - 1
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6882 (47.24%) Agile Software Development
2 4501 (30.90%) Finance
3 4182 (28.71%) SQL
4 3591 (24.65%) JavaScript
5 3429 (23.54%) TDD
6 3054 (20.96%) Spring
7 2922 (20.06%) Degree
8 2921 (20.05%) Linux
9 2751 (18.88%) HTML
10 2660 (18.26%) Python
11 2529 (17.36%) C#
12 2412 (16.56%) Software Engineering
13 2377 (16.32%) Oracle
14 2329 (15.99%) OO
15 2216 (15.21%) Computer Science
16 2125 (14.59%) Web Services
17 2117 (14.53%) Scrum
18 1972 (13.54%) C++
19 1939 (13.31%) CSS
20 1881 (12.91%) .NET
21 1852 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
22 1734 (11.90%) XML
23 1684 (11.56%) Big Data
24 1669 (11.46%) Multithreading
25 1658 (11.38%) Banking
26 1638 (11.24%) E-Commerce
27 1634 (11.22%) Unix
28 1577 (10.83%) NoSQL
29 1575 (10.81%) Git (software)
30 1556 (10.68%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1066 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 854 (5.86%) Node.js
3 814 (5.59%) Apache
4 577 (3.96%) Apache Spark
5 499 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
6 446 (3.06%) JBoss
7 339 (2.33%) WebLogic
8 308 (2.11%) CMS
9 303 (2.08%) WebSphere
10 266 (1.83%) Apache Solr
11 223 (1.53%) Apache Pig
12 204 (1.40%) Confluence
13 151 (1.04%) Mule
14 149 (1.02%) IIS
15 144 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 128 (0.88%) Jetty
17 126 (0.86%) nginx
18 119 (0.82%) SAS
19 109 (0.75%) GlassFish
20 93 (0.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 303 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 101 (0.69%) MS Office
3 83 (0.57%) Photoshop
4 68 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (0.25%) SPSS
6 30 (0.21%) MS Project
7 22 (0.15%) MS Visio
8 17 (0.12%) Mathematica
9 14 (0.096%) GNU Octave
10 13 (0.089%) S-PLUS
11 12 (0.082%) Adobe Illustrator
11 12 (0.082%) HipChat
12 10 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
13 8 (0.055%) Weka
14 5 (0.034%) 3ds Max
15 4 (0.027%) Gephi
15 4 (0.027%) GIMP
16 3 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 3 (0.021%) OmniGraffle
17 1 (0.007%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 69 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
2 43 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
2 43 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 38 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 37 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 25 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 24 (0.16%) Magento
7 21 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
7 21 (0.14%) thinkFolio
8 20 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
8 20 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
9 18 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
10 17 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
11 16 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
12 15 (0.10%) HFM
12 15 (0.10%) RMDS
13 13 (0.089%) Fredhopper
14 12 (0.082%) Oracle EBS R12
15 11 (0.076%) Eloqua
16 10 (0.069%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 982 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 427 (2.93%) SaaS
3 212 (1.46%) GitHub
4 170 (1.17%) IaaS
5 161 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 121 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
7 112 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 91 (0.62%) Force.com
9 83 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 82 (0.56%) PaaS
11 67 (0.46%) Joyent
12 60 (0.41%) Heroku
13 48 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
14 46 (0.32%) iPaaS
15 45 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 36 (0.25%) Google App Engine
17 35 (0.24%) Google Analytics
18 24 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
19 18 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
19 18 (0.12%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 425 (2.92%) HTTP
2 309 (2.12%) Internet
3 230 (1.58%) TCP/IP
4 176 (1.21%) Firewall
5 140 (0.96%) LDAP
6 119 (0.82%) DNS
7 70 (0.48%) Multicast
8 64 (0.44%) Intranet
9 63 (0.43%) LAN
10 61 (0.42%) WAN
11 60 (0.41%) SSL
12 56 (0.38%) SAN
13 54 (0.37%) VPN
14 53 (0.36%) AMQP
15 49 (0.34%) VLAN
16 46 (0.32%) SNMP
17 45 (0.31%) Broadband
17 45 (0.31%) Network Security
18 40 (0.27%) WebEx
19 39 (0.27%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1684 (11.56%) Big Data
2 1577 (10.83%) NoSQL
3 1390 (9.54%) Hadoop
4 1233 (8.46%) MySQL
5 1141 (7.83%) MongoDB
6 1113 (7.64%) SQL Server
7 1008 (6.92%) Relational Database
8 614 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 425 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
10 417 (2.86%) Apache Hive
11 373 (2.56%) RDBMS
12 345 (2.37%) Oracle Database
13 318 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
14 259 (1.78%) Redis
15 248 (1.70%) DB2
16 244 (1.67%) HBase
17 160 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 151 (1.04%) Neo4j
19 149 (1.02%) Data Mining
20 147 (1.01%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1575 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 1502 (10.31%) Maven
3 1270 (8.72%) Jenkins
4 1177 (8.08%) Selenium
5 1136 (7.80%) JUnit
6 792 (5.44%) JIRA
7 760 (5.22%) Subversion
8 723 (4.96%) Cucumber
9 563 (3.86%) WebDriver
10 533 (3.66%) Eclipse
11 395 (2.71%) Ant
12 365 (2.51%) Gradle
13 318 (2.18%) Mockito
14 291 (2.00%) TeamCity
15 194 (1.33%) Hudson
16 180 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 158 (1.08%) IntelliJ
18 152 (1.04%) Mercurial
19 147 (1.01%) Grunt
20 138 (0.95%) Jasmine
General
1 4501 (30.90%) Finance
2 1658 (11.38%) Banking
3 1128 (7.74%) Front Office
4 940 (6.45%) Games
5 620 (4.26%) Retail
6 603 (4.14%) Investment Banking
7 601 (4.13%) Telecoms
8 519 (3.56%) Marketing
9 279 (1.92%) Law
10 237 (1.63%) Financial Institution
11 199 (1.37%) Advertising
12 186 (1.28%) Publishing
13 179 (1.23%) Back Office
14 103 (0.71%) Legal
15 88 (0.60%) Online Betting
16 84 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
17 66 (0.45%) Manufacturing
18 56 (0.38%) Electronics
19 45 (0.31%) Billing
20 44 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8561 (58.77%) Developer
2 5678 (38.98%) Java Developer
3 1540 (10.57%) Senior Developer
4 1192 (8.18%) Architect
5 1133 (7.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 764 (5.24%) Java Engineer
7 687 (4.72%) Analyst
8 632 (4.34%) Agile Developer
9 630 (4.32%) C# Developer
10 604 (4.15%) Software Engineer
11 591 (4.06%) JavaScript Developer
12 575 (3.95%) Lead Developer
13 546 (3.75%) Agile Java Developer
14 539 (3.70%) Consultant
15 453 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
16 448 (3.08%) Junior
17 435 (2.99%) Software Developer
18 434 (2.98%) Java Architect
19 386 (2.65%) Scala Developer
20 377 (2.59%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3054 (20.96%) Spring
2 2751 (18.88%) HTML
3 2125 (14.59%) Web Services
4 1939 (13.31%) CSS
5 1881 (12.91%) .NET
6 1734 (11.90%) XML
7 1556 (10.68%) Hibernate
8 1512 (10.38%) J2EE
9 1487 (10.21%) REST
10 1273 (8.74%) HTML5
11 1183 (8.12%) AngularJS
12 1137 (7.80%) jQuery
13 1041 (7.15%) RESTful
14 884 (6.07%) SOAP
15 859 (5.90%) JSON
16 694 (4.76%) JMS
17 676 (4.64%) Java EE
18 660 (4.53%) JSP
19 565 (3.88%) CSS3
20 533 (3.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2216 (15.21%) Computer Science
2 1173 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 897 (6.16%) Mathematics
4 759 (5.21%) Algorithms
5 746 (5.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 586 (4.02%) User Experience
7 571 (3.92%) Equities
8 493 (3.38%) Data Structures
9 476 (3.27%) Derivative
10 455 (3.12%) Mobile App
11 453 (3.11%) Hedge funds
12 447 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
13 400 (2.75%) Fintech
14 387 (2.66%) Fixed Income
15 329 (2.26%) Visualisation
16 258 (1.77%) Physics
17 247 (1.70%) Online Games
18 210 (1.44%) Statistics
19 207 (1.42%) Management Information System
20 155 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2921 (20.05%) Linux
2 1634 (11.22%) Unix
3 1094 (7.51%) Windows
4 1016 (6.97%) Android
5 664 (4.56%) Apple iOS
6 188 (1.29%) CentOS
7 175 (1.20%) Solaris
8 174 (1.19%) Windows Server
9 130 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 122 (0.84%) Ubuntu
11 86 (0.59%) Mac OS X
12 69 (0.47%) Debian
13 64 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 53 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
15 34 (0.23%) AIX
16 32 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
16 32 (0.22%) Windows Phone
17 23 (0.16%) Tizen
18 20 (0.14%) SUSE
19 16 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6882 (47.24%) Agile Software Development
2 3429 (23.54%) TDD
3 2412 (16.56%) Software Engineering
4 2329 (15.99%) OO
5 2117 (14.53%) Scrum
6 1852 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
7 1669 (11.46%) Multithreading
8 1638 (11.24%) E-Commerce
9 1515 (10.40%) BDD
10 1364 (9.36%) Open Source
11 1118 (7.67%) SOA
12 1065 (7.31%) DevOps
13 1004 (6.89%) Analytics
14 898 (6.16%) SDLC
15 891 (6.12%) MVC
16 859 (5.90%) OOP
17 829 (5.69%) Low Latency
18 801 (5.50%) Mentoring
19 685 (4.70%) Test Automation
20 619 (4.25%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4182 (28.71%) SQL
2 3591 (24.65%) JavaScript
3 2660 (18.26%) Python
4 2529 (17.36%) C#
5 1972 (13.54%) C++
6 1469 (10.08%) Scala
7 1328 (9.12%) Ruby
8 1048 (7.19%) PHP
9 698 (4.79%) Perl
10 601 (4.13%) C
11 430 (2.95%) Bash Shell
12 410 (2.81%) Shell Script
13 402 (2.76%) PL/SQL
14 362 (2.48%) Groovy
15 342 (2.35%) R
16 262 (1.80%) Objective-C
17 233 (1.60%) Clojure
18 230 (1.58%) T-SQL
19 201 (1.38%) Go
20 160 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2922 (20.06%) Degree
2 321 (2.20%) PhD
3 208 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 123 (0.84%) ISTQB
5 122 (0.84%) ISEB
6 115 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 71 (0.49%) DV Cleared
8 56 (0.38%) CISSP
9 54 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 52 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
11 47 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 46 (0.32%) SANS
13 39 (0.27%) CCNA
13 39 (0.27%) MCSE
14 38 (0.26%) GIAC
15 36 (0.25%) Linux+ Certification
15 36 (0.25%) Sun Certification
16 35 (0.24%) SSCP
17 28 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
18 26 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1299 (8.92%) QA
2 138 (0.95%) SDET
3 61 (0.42%) SLA
4 46 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.10%) SEPA
7 13 (0.089%) HL7
8 12 (0.082%) MiFID
9 9 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (0.048%) EMIR
11 7 (0.048%) PA-DSS
12 6 (0.041%) Basel III
12 6 (0.041%) HIPAA
13 5 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
13 5 (0.034%) FATCA
14 4 (0.027%) COBIT
15 3 (0.021%) DICOM
15 3 (0.021%) ISO20022
15 3 (0.021%) WCAG
System Software
1 325 (2.23%) Docker
2 230 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 129 (0.89%) HDFS
4 100 (0.69%) Active Directory
5 90 (0.62%) KVM
6 71 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 58 (0.40%) Xen
8 41 (0.28%) iptables
9 39 (0.27%) Apache Flume
10 36 (0.25%) NFS
11 30 (0.21%) vCloud
12 29 (0.20%) Samba
13 28 (0.19%) Varnish
14 26 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
15 25 (0.17%) XenServer
16 23 (0.16%) Hyper-V
17 22 (0.15%) LXC
18 20 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
19 16 (0.11%) Postfix
20 14 (0.096%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 704 (4.83%) Puppet
2 527 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
3 374 (2.57%) Ansible
4 116 (0.80%) Nagios
5 77 (0.53%) Mesos
6 76 (0.52%) Salt
7 64 (0.44%) Capistrano
8 54 (0.37%) Kubernetes
8 54 (0.37%) ZABBIX
9 51 (0.35%) CFEngine
10 45 (0.31%) yum
11 44 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
12 43 (0.30%) logstash
13 42 (0.29%) Oozie
14 41 (0.28%) Kibana
15 38 (0.26%) Graphite
16 37 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
17 36 (0.25%) Icinga
18 30 (0.21%) HAProxy
19 26 (0.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2377 (16.32%) Oracle
2 647 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 488 (3.35%) Google
4 448 (3.08%) Sybase
5 334 (2.29%) IBM
6 325 (2.23%) hybris
7 311 (2.13%) VMware
8 306 (2.10%) TIBCO
9 282 (1.94%) Red Hat
10 259 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
11 219 (1.50%) SAP
12 183 (1.26%) Adobe
13 171 (1.17%) ATG
14 134 (0.92%) Facebook
15 118 (0.81%) MuleSoft
16 117 (0.80%) Tableau
17 92 (0.63%) Informatica
18 87 (0.60%) Demandware
19 84 (0.58%) Atlassian
19 84 (0.58%) Twitter
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