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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 7031 7074 8560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.65% 15.85% 17.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.63% 30.65% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6083 5974 7205
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
22955 23079 26800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.35% 51.70% 54.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20212 19749 22767
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 0 1234 £60,000 - 218
Wimbledon +7 60 £67,500 +37.05% 1
Croydon +17 31 £57,500 +64.28% 4
Hammersmith +20 24 £57,500 +29.94%
Chiswick +12 24 £55,000 +25.00%
Westminster 0 17 £82,500 +65.00% 3
Mayfair +6 15 £75,000 +66.66%
Hounslow 0 13 £49,000 +8.88% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -11 13 £42,500 -15.00%
Ealing -12 12 £60,000 +15.38%
West Drayton 0 11 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Canary Wharf -3 9 £75,000 +33.33% 3
Twickenham -1 6 £48,750 -25.00%
Clapham - 6 £47,500 -
Isleworth - 4 £50,000 - 1
Hendon - 4 £38,447 -
Hayes -2 3 £62,500 +8.69% 3
Sidcup -3 3 £40,500 -
Docklands, London -5 3 £57,500 - 1
Enfield -7 3 £50,000 +117.39% 3
Paddington +5 2 £85,000 +47.82%
Brentford -7 2 £30,000 -53.84% 1
Ilford - 2 £34,000 -
Chessington +8 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Harrow +2 1 - - 1
New Malden -4 1 £57,000 +34.11%
Feltham -4 1 - -
Surbiton -12 1 £22,500 -50.00%
Bromley -17 1 £40,457 -19.08% 1
Southwark - 1 £55,000 - 2
Northwood - 1 £57,500 -
Ruislip - 1 £32,500 - 1
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 6636 (47.93%) Agile Software Development
2 4186 (30.23%) Finance
3 3743 (27.04%) SQL
4 3433 (24.80%) JavaScript
5 3392 (24.50%) TDD
6 2879 (20.79%) Degree
7 2864 (20.69%) Spring
8 2740 (19.79%) Linux
9 2680 (19.36%) Python
10 2526 (18.24%) HTML
11 2273 (16.42%) Software Engineering
12 2228 (16.09%) C#
13 2224 (16.06%) Oracle
14 2112 (15.25%) Scrum
15 2100 (15.17%) Computer Science
16 2017 (14.57%) OO
17 1984 (14.33%) Web Services
18 1888 (13.64%) CSS
19 1782 (12.87%) C++
20 1774 (12.81%) Continuous Integration
21 1749 (12.63%) .NET
22 1641 (11.85%) Git (software)
23 1584 (11.44%) Unix
24 1580 (11.41%) Big Data
25 1563 (11.29%) BDD
26 1532 (11.07%) E-Commerce
27 1522 (10.99%) NoSQL
28 1498 (10.82%) XML
29 1496 (10.81%) Banking
30 1487 (10.74%) Scala

Java
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 1056 (7.63%) Tomcat
2 841 (6.07%) Node.js
3 739 (5.34%) Apache
4 698 (5.04%) Apache Spark
5 527 (3.81%) Elasticsearch
6 420 (3.03%) JBoss
7 341 (2.46%) WebSphere
8 333 (2.41%) WebLogic
9 261 (1.89%) CMS
10 258 (1.86%) Apache Solr
11 205 (1.48%) Confluence
12 180 (1.30%) Apache Pig
13 167 (1.21%) Mule
14 134 (0.97%) Jetty
15 132 (0.95%) IIS
15 132 (0.95%) nginx
16 121 (0.87%) SAS
17 114 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 103 (0.74%) OpenStack
19 88 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 299 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 96 (0.69%) Photoshop
3 91 (0.66%) MS Office
4 76 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (0.27%) SPSS
6 25 (0.18%) MS Project
7 22 (0.16%) S-PLUS
8 21 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 21 (0.15%) Gliffy
8 21 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
9 20 (0.14%) MS Visio
9 20 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
10 19 (0.14%) Mathematica
11 11 (0.079%) GNU Octave
12 9 (0.065%) HipChat
13 8 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 7 (0.051%) Weka
15 6 (0.043%) Gephi
16 5 (0.036%) 3ds Max
17 2 (0.014%) Stata
Business Applications
1 67 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
2 51 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 39 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 36 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 34 (0.25%) Magento
6 33 (0.24%) Eagle PACE
7 28 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
8 23 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 21 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 20 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
11 19 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
12 18 (0.13%) Eloqua
13 17 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
14 16 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
14 16 (0.12%) thinkFolio
15 15 (0.11%) HFM
15 15 (0.11%) MetaTrader
16 13 (0.094%) BusinessWorks
16 13 (0.094%) Oracle Retail
16 13 (0.094%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1118 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
2 538 (3.89%) SaaS
3 276 (1.99%) GitHub
4 264 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 171 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
6 169 (1.22%) IaaS
7 119 (0.86%) PaaS
8 115 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
9 112 (0.81%) Force.com
10 64 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
11 63 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 53 (0.38%) Amazon S3
12 53 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
13 47 (0.34%) Heroku
14 44 (0.32%) Joyent
15 43 (0.31%) Google Analytics
16 39 (0.28%) iPaaS
17 34 (0.25%) OpenShift
18 33 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
19 32 (0.23%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 401 (2.90%) HTTP
2 231 (1.67%) Internet
3 230 (1.66%) TCP/IP
4 165 (1.19%) DNS
5 157 (1.13%) Firewall
6 147 (1.06%) LDAP
7 78 (0.56%) SSL
8 72 (0.52%) Multicast
9 65 (0.47%) Network Security
10 60 (0.43%) SAN
11 52 (0.38%) AMQP
12 42 (0.30%) LAN
13 39 (0.28%) VLAN
14 38 (0.27%) HTTPS
14 38 (0.27%) VPN
15 36 (0.26%) SNMP
16 34 (0.25%) Broadband
17 32 (0.23%) DHCP
17 32 (0.23%) iSCSI
18 31 (0.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1580 (11.41%) Big Data
2 1522 (10.99%) NoSQL
3 1345 (9.71%) Hadoop
4 1250 (9.03%) MySQL
5 1159 (8.37%) SQL Server
6 1076 (7.77%) MongoDB
7 1026 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 647 (4.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 500 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
10 385 (2.78%) Apache Hive
11 375 (2.71%) RDBMS
12 329 (2.38%) Oracle Database
13 313 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
14 261 (1.89%) Redis
15 207 (1.50%) HBase
16 174 (1.26%) Data Mining
17 169 (1.22%) DB2
18 157 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 131 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 129 (0.93%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1641 (11.85%) Git (software)
2 1451 (10.48%) Jenkins
3 1385 (10.00%) Maven
4 1091 (7.88%) Selenium
5 1068 (7.71%) JUnit
6 825 (5.96%) Cucumber
7 768 (5.55%) JIRA
8 684 (4.94%) Subversion
9 493 (3.56%) WebDriver
10 433 (3.13%) Gradle
11 418 (3.02%) Eclipse
12 357 (2.58%) Ant
13 328 (2.37%) Mockito
14 282 (2.04%) TeamCity
15 227 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 218 (1.57%) Hudson
17 170 (1.23%) TestNG
18 160 (1.16%) Appium
19 147 (1.06%) Grunt
20 145 (1.05%) Jasmine
General
1 4186 (30.23%) Finance
2 1496 (10.81%) Banking
3 862 (6.23%) Front Office
4 846 (6.11%) Games
5 629 (4.54%) Telecoms
6 573 (4.14%) Retail
7 540 (3.90%) Marketing
8 531 (3.84%) Investment Banking
9 280 (2.02%) Law
10 247 (1.78%) Advertising
11 239 (1.73%) Financial Institution
12 182 (1.31%) Publishing
13 171 (1.24%) Back Office
14 128 (0.92%) Legal
15 110 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
16 80 (0.58%) Online Betting
17 72 (0.52%) Manufacturing
18 55 (0.40%) Electronics
19 39 (0.28%) French Language
20 38 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7956 (57.46%) Developer
2 5267 (38.04%) Java Developer
3 1543 (11.14%) Senior Developer
4 1183 (8.54%) Architect
5 1077 (7.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 778 (5.62%) Java Engineer
7 713 (5.15%) Analyst
8 678 (4.90%) Lead Developer
9 631 (4.56%) Software Engineer
10 563 (4.07%) Consultant
11 548 (3.96%) Agile Developer
12 546 (3.94%) JavaScript Developer
13 503 (3.63%) C# Developer
14 469 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
15 465 (3.36%) Agile Java Developer
16 424 (3.06%) Software Developer
17 418 (3.02%) Junior
18 393 (2.84%) Graduate
19 391 (2.82%) Java Architect
20 383 (2.77%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2864 (20.69%) Spring
2 2526 (18.24%) HTML
3 1984 (14.33%) Web Services
4 1888 (13.64%) CSS
5 1749 (12.63%) .NET
6 1498 (10.82%) XML
7 1452 (10.49%) REST
8 1388 (10.03%) Hibernate
9 1362 (9.84%) J2EE
10 1204 (8.70%) HTML5
11 1124 (8.12%) AngularJS
12 1055 (7.62%) jQuery
13 995 (7.19%) RESTful
14 877 (6.33%) SOAP
15 735 (5.31%) Java EE
16 704 (5.08%) JMS
16 704 (5.08%) JSON
17 576 (4.16%) CSS3
18 537 (3.88%) JSP
19 516 (3.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2100 (15.17%) Computer Science
2 1012 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 803 (5.80%) Mathematics
4 644 (4.65%) Algorithms
5 607 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 510 (3.68%) Fintech
7 501 (3.62%) User Experience
8 499 (3.60%) Mobile App
9 495 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
10 467 (3.37%) Hedge funds
11 453 (3.27%) Equities
12 386 (2.79%) Data Structures
13 332 (2.40%) Visualisation
14 309 (2.23%) Derivative
15 241 (1.74%) Fixed Income
16 221 (1.60%) Statistics
17 205 (1.48%) Physics
18 201 (1.45%) Management Information System
18 201 (1.45%) Online Games
19 134 (0.97%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2740 (19.79%) Linux
2 1584 (11.44%) Unix
3 955 (6.90%) Android
4 934 (6.75%) Windows
5 621 (4.49%) Apple iOS
6 194 (1.40%) CentOS
7 164 (1.18%) Windows Server
8 152 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 140 (1.01%) Solaris
9 140 (1.01%) Ubuntu
10 72 (0.52%) Debian
11 62 (0.45%) Mac OS X
12 45 (0.33%) Windows Phone
13 44 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 40 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 30 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
16 24 (0.17%) Nucleus RTOS
16 24 (0.17%) SUSE
17 21 (0.15%) AIX
17 21 (0.15%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 6636 (47.93%) Agile Software Development
2 3392 (24.50%) TDD
3 2273 (16.42%) Software Engineering
4 2112 (15.25%) Scrum
5 2017 (14.57%) OO
6 1774 (12.81%) Continuous Integration
7 1563 (11.29%) BDD
8 1532 (11.07%) E-Commerce
9 1443 (10.42%) Open Source
10 1385 (10.00%) Multithreading
11 1102 (7.96%) DevOps
12 985 (7.11%) SOA
13 917 (6.62%) Analytics
14 884 (6.38%) MVC
15 764 (5.52%) SDLC
16 762 (5.50%) OOP
17 761 (5.50%) Mentoring
18 743 (5.37%) Web Development
19 738 (5.33%) Low Latency
20 719 (5.19%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3743 (27.04%) SQL
2 3433 (24.80%) JavaScript
3 2680 (19.36%) Python
4 2228 (16.09%) C#
5 1782 (12.87%) C++
6 1487 (10.74%) Scala
7 1325 (9.57%) Ruby
8 1110 (8.02%) PHP
9 694 (5.01%) Perl
10 542 (3.91%) C
11 430 (3.11%) Bash Shell
12 383 (2.77%) Groovy
13 380 (2.74%) PL/SQL
14 366 (2.64%) Shell Script
15 328 (2.37%) R
16 255 (1.84%) Objective-C
17 234 (1.69%) Clojure
18 220 (1.59%) T-SQL
19 194 (1.40%) Go
20 186 (1.34%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2879 (20.79%) Degree
2 282 (2.04%) PhD
3 245 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 143 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 135 (0.98%) ISEB
6 126 (0.91%) ISTQB
7 65 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 63 (0.46%) DV Cleared
9 36 (0.26%) CREST Certified
10 35 (0.25%) Sun Certification
11 33 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 31 (0.22%) CISSP
13 22 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (0.16%) RHCE
13 22 (0.16%) SANS
14 21 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
14 21 (0.15%) PMI Certification
15 20 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
15 20 (0.14%) OSCP
16 19 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1299 (9.38%) QA
2 126 (0.91%) SDET
3 77 (0.56%) SLA
4 63 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 30 (0.22%) HL7
6 18 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.058%) DICOM
7 8 (0.058%) SEPA
8 6 (0.043%) FATCA
9 5 (0.036%) MiFID
10 3 (0.022%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.014%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.014%) EMIR
11 2 (0.014%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.014%) ISO20022
11 2 (0.014%) PA-DSS
11 2 (0.014%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.014%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.007%) COBIT
System Software
1 467 (3.37%) Docker
2 252 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 164 (1.18%) HDFS
4 113 (0.82%) Active Directory
5 84 (0.61%) KVM
6 80 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 63 (0.46%) Xen
8 53 (0.38%) Apache Flume
9 48 (0.35%) NFS
10 36 (0.26%) iptables
11 32 (0.23%) Squid
12 27 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
13 24 (0.17%) Varnish
14 22 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
15 21 (0.15%) Samba
16 18 (0.13%) Hyper-V
16 18 (0.13%) Snort
17 14 (0.10%) vCloud
18 13 (0.094%) VirtualBox
19 11 (0.079%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 865 (6.25%) Puppet
2 557 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
3 415 (3.00%) Ansible
4 159 (1.15%) Nagios
5 126 (0.91%) Mesos
6 104 (0.75%) Salt
7 94 (0.68%) Kubernetes
8 56 (0.40%) Control-M
9 55 (0.40%) CFEngine
9 55 (0.40%) ZABBIX
10 49 (0.35%) Kibana
11 47 (0.34%) logstash
12 43 (0.31%) Graphite
13 39 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
14 37 (0.27%) Oozie
15 34 (0.25%) HAProxy
16 30 (0.22%) Capistrano
17 28 (0.20%) yum
18 24 (0.17%) BladeLogic
19 22 (0.16%) Grafana
Vendors
1 2224 (16.06%) Oracle
2 644 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 358 (2.59%) Google
4 309 (2.23%) IBM
5 296 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
6 292 (2.11%) VMware
7 285 (2.06%) hybris
8 263 (1.90%) Red Hat
9 258 (1.86%) Sybase
9 258 (1.86%) TIBCO
10 235 (1.70%) SAP
11 176 (1.27%) ATG
12 166 (1.20%) Adobe
13 126 (0.91%) MuleSoft
14 114 (0.82%) Splunk
15 95 (0.69%) Facebook
16 93 (0.67%) Atlassian
16 93 (0.67%) Tableau
17 86 (0.62%) HP
18 81 (0.59%) Informatica
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits and Excellent Training and
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £750000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £62k - £77k plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive DOE Plus Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
The App Experts
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday