The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 6347 7440 7189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.74% 16.89% 15.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.84% 31.60% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5421 6316 6210
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
20583 23547 23897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.30% 53.47% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18074 20316 20572
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in London

Java
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 1106 £62,500 - 215
Croydon +12 31 £66,500 +40.00% 6
Canary Wharf 0 31 £60,000 -20.00%
Chiswick +20 29 £55,000 +37.50%
Uxbridge +7 26 £44,500 -1.11% 3
Wimbledon -4 21 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Westminster - 18 £80,000 -
Clapham - 16 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +3 11 £43,750 -7.89% 6
Hendon - 11 £30,000 -
Twickenham -1 10 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Docklands, London -5 8 £62,500 -10.71%
Bromley +5 7 £77,500 +37.77% 3
Brentford -5 7 £65,000 -10.34%
Hammersmith -13 7 £50,000 -4.76%
Hayes -3 6 £67,500 -
Teddington +2 5 £110,000 +131.57%
Hounslow +10 4 £47,500 -7.31%
Mayfair +9 4 £80,000 +60.00%
Harrow -5 4 £30,000 -31.81% 1
Isleworth 0 3 £68,000 +18.26%
Surbiton -6 3 £59,000 +21.64%
Ruislip - 3 £39,000 -
Wembley +4 2 £23,500 -61.63%
Southwark -4 2 £67,500 -
Ealing +17 1 £67,500 +50.00%
Feltham -4 1 £50,000 -33.33%
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Java.

1 6402 (48.90%) Agile Software Development
2 3716 (28.38%) Finance
3 3384 (25.85%) SQL
4 3162 (24.15%) TDD
5 3014 (23.02%) JavaScript
6 2664 (20.35%) Python
7 2435 (18.60%) Linux
7 2435 (18.60%) Spring
8 2356 (18.00%) HTML
9 2293 (17.51%) Scrum
10 2266 (17.31%) Degree
11 2203 (16.83%) Software Engineering
12 1983 (15.15%) C#
13 1932 (14.76%) Oracle
14 1886 (14.41%) Scala
15 1879 (14.35%) Web Services
16 1772 (13.53%) OO
17 1744 (13.32%) Banking
18 1706 (13.03%) Computer Science
19 1690 (12.91%) BDD
20 1619 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
21 1605 (12.26%) NoSQL
22 1596 (12.19%) CSS
23 1547 (11.82%) .NET
24 1543 (11.79%) Git (software)
25 1521 (11.62%) Jenkins
26 1509 (11.53%) C++
27 1502 (11.47%) REST
28 1423 (10.87%) Open Source
29 1404 (10.72%) Amazon AWS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 795 (6.07%) Tomcat
2 689 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 677 (5.17%) Apache
4 576 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
5 438 (3.35%) JBoss
6 384 (2.93%) WebSphere
7 297 (2.27%) WebLogic
8 220 (1.68%) Apache Solr
9 206 (1.57%) Confluence
10 201 (1.54%) CMS
11 162 (1.24%) Jetty
12 147 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 143 (1.09%) Apache Pig
14 137 (1.05%) Mule
15 130 (0.99%) IIS
16 124 (0.95%) nginx
17 115 (0.88%) SAS
18 100 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
19 98 (0.75%) SharePoint
20 74 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 249 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 94 (0.72%) MS Office
3 64 (0.49%) SPSS
4 56 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 40 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 22 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 20 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 17 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 17 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
9 16 (0.12%) GNU Octave
10 15 (0.11%) FrameMaker
11 13 (0.099%) HipChat
11 13 (0.099%) MS Project
12 12 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 8 (0.061%) Gliffy
14 6 (0.046%) Mathematica
15 5 (0.038%) Gephi
16 3 (0.023%) S-PLUS
17 2 (0.015%) CPLEX
17 2 (0.015%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 68 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 53 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 34 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 33 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
5 23 (0.18%) Magento
6 21 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 21 (0.16%) SAP hybris
7 20 (0.15%) SAP HR
8 19 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
9 17 (0.13%) SAP ERP
10 15 (0.11%) MetaTrader
11 14 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
11 14 (0.11%) SAP ECC
11 14 (0.11%) SAP MDM
12 13 (0.099%) BusinessWorks
12 13 (0.099%) Markit EDM
12 13 (0.099%) Unit4 Business World
13 12 (0.092%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
13 12 (0.092%) Oracle EBS R12
13 12 (0.092%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1404 (10.72%) Amazon AWS
2 395 (3.02%) SaaS
3 337 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 294 (2.25%) GitHub
5 198 (1.51%) PaaS
6 192 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
7 165 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
8 134 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 126 (0.96%) IaaS
10 95 (0.73%) Amazon S3
11 76 (0.58%) Force.com
12 57 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
13 51 (0.39%) OpenShift
14 48 (0.37%) Heroku
15 46 (0.35%) Google Play
16 38 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 35 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 34 (0.26%) Google Analytics
19 33 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
19 33 (0.25%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 363 (2.77%) HTTP
2 279 (2.13%) Internet
3 141 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 115 (0.88%) DNS
4 115 (0.88%) Network Security
5 109 (0.83%) LDAP
6 94 (0.72%) Firewall
6 94 (0.72%) Multicast
7 62 (0.47%) SSL
8 47 (0.36%) Wireshark
9 37 (0.28%) Kerberos
9 37 (0.28%) SAN
10 35 (0.27%) SNMP
11 34 (0.26%) FTP
12 32 (0.24%) SSH
13 29 (0.22%) HTTPS
14 28 (0.21%) VPN
15 22 (0.17%) LAN
16 21 (0.16%) AMQP
17 20 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1605 (12.26%) NoSQL
2 1381 (10.55%) Big Data
3 1078 (8.23%) MySQL
4 1071 (8.18%) MongoDB
5 1037 (7.92%) Hadoop
6 967 (7.39%) SQL Server
7 924 (7.06%) Relational Database
8 721 (5.51%) Apache Cassandra
9 466 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
10 428 (3.27%) RDBMS
11 350 (2.67%) Oracle Database
12 287 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
13 262 (2.00%) Apache Hive
14 235 (1.79%) HBase
15 223 (1.70%) Redis
16 190 (1.45%) Neo4j
17 137 (1.05%) Data Mining
18 131 (1.00%) DB2
19 114 (0.87%) Couchbase
20 112 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1543 (11.79%) Git (software)
2 1521 (11.62%) Jenkins
3 1115 (8.52%) Maven
4 964 (7.36%) Selenium
5 958 (7.32%) JUnit
6 859 (6.56%) JIRA
7 806 (6.16%) Cucumber
8 538 (4.11%) Subversion
9 526 (4.02%) Gradle
10 365 (2.79%) Mockito
11 360 (2.75%) WebDriver
12 306 (2.34%) TeamCity
13 288 (2.20%) Ant
14 260 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 232 (1.77%) TestNG
16 210 (1.60%) Eclipse
17 205 (1.57%) SoapUI
18 202 (1.54%) Appium
19 189 (1.44%) JMeter
20 146 (1.12%) LoadRunner
General
1 3716 (28.38%) Finance
2 1744 (13.32%) Banking
3 652 (4.98%) Games
4 623 (4.76%) Front Office
5 599 (4.58%) Retail
6 563 (4.30%) Investment Banking
7 484 (3.70%) Marketing
8 476 (3.64%) Telecoms
9 276 (2.11%) Law
10 266 (2.03%) Advertising
11 218 (1.67%) Publishing
12 208 (1.59%) Back Office
13 194 (1.48%) Financial Institution
14 120 (0.92%) Legal
15 90 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
16 62 (0.47%) Manufacturing
17 50 (0.38%) Online Betting
18 48 (0.37%) Retail Banking
19 46 (0.35%) Automotive
20 38 (0.29%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 7210 (55.07%) Developer
2 4898 (37.41%) Java Developer
3 1722 (13.15%) Senior Developer
4 1263 (9.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 1235 (9.43%) Architect
6 831 (6.35%) Java Engineer
7 714 (5.45%) Software Engineer
8 590 (4.51%) Analyst
9 577 (4.41%) Lead Developer
10 531 (4.06%) Consultant
11 506 (3.86%) Scala Developer
12 454 (3.47%) Agile Developer
13 446 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
14 386 (2.95%) Agile Java Developer
15 385 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
15 385 (2.94%) Junior
16 377 (2.88%) Java Software Engineer
17 365 (2.79%) Java Architect
18 362 (2.77%) Java Scala Developer
19 355 (2.71%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2435 (18.60%) Spring
2 2356 (18.00%) HTML
3 1879 (14.35%) Web Services
4 1596 (12.19%) CSS
5 1547 (11.82%) .NET
6 1502 (11.47%) REST
7 1260 (9.62%) AngularJS
8 1225 (9.36%) XML
9 1144 (8.74%) Hibernate
10 1106 (8.45%) HTML5
11 973 (7.43%) J2EE
12 964 (7.36%) RESTful
13 958 (7.32%) Node.js
14 785 (6.00%) SOAP
15 740 (5.65%) JMS
16 668 (5.10%) jQuery
17 633 (4.84%) JSON
18 616 (4.71%) Java EE
19 445 (3.40%) Middleware
20 442 (3.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1706 (13.03%) Computer Science
2 934 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
3 627 (4.79%) Fintech
4 546 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 513 (3.92%) Algorithms
6 498 (3.80%) User Experience
7 483 (3.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 479 (3.66%) Mobile App
9 474 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
10 389 (2.97%) Equities
11 371 (2.83%) Derivative
12 327 (2.50%) Data Structures
13 288 (2.20%) Hedge funds
14 262 (2.00%) Visualisation
15 245 (1.87%) Fixed Income
16 192 (1.47%) Artificial Intelligence
17 185 (1.41%) Management Information System
18 165 (1.26%) Statistics
19 137 (1.05%) Physics
20 126 (0.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2435 (18.60%) Linux
2 1376 (10.51%) Unix
3 766 (5.85%) Windows
4 736 (5.62%) Android
5 400 (3.06%) Apple iOS
6 171 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 167 (1.28%) CentOS
8 146 (1.12%) Ubuntu
9 141 (1.08%) Solaris
10 131 (1.00%) Windows Server
11 43 (0.33%) Debian
12 41 (0.31%) AIX
13 31 (0.24%) VMS
13 31 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 25 (0.19%) Mac OS X
15 23 (0.18%) Windows Phone
16 21 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
17 17 (0.13%) Fedora
18 15 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
19 14 (0.11%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6402 (48.90%) Agile Software Development
2 3162 (24.15%) TDD
3 2293 (17.51%) Scrum
4 2203 (16.83%) Software Engineering
5 1772 (13.53%) OO
6 1690 (12.91%) BDD
7 1619 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
8 1423 (10.87%) Open Source
9 1390 (10.62%) DevOps
10 1281 (9.78%) E-Commerce
11 1257 (9.60%) Multithreading
12 935 (7.14%) Microservices
13 892 (6.81%) SOA
14 866 (6.61%) MVC
15 831 (6.35%) Analytics
16 812 (6.20%) SDLC
17 787 (6.01%) Kanban
18 784 (5.99%) OOP
19 739 (5.64%) Mentoring
20 688 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3384 (25.85%) SQL
2 3014 (23.02%) JavaScript
3 2664 (20.35%) Python
4 1983 (15.15%) C#
5 1886 (14.41%) Scala
6 1509 (11.53%) C++
7 1168 (8.92%) Ruby
8 867 (6.62%) PHP
9 712 (5.44%) Perl
10 515 (3.93%) C
11 490 (3.74%) Bash Shell
12 454 (3.47%) Groovy
13 424 (3.24%) PL/SQL
14 417 (3.19%) Shell Script
15 278 (2.12%) Clojure
16 261 (1.99%) Go
17 239 (1.83%) R
18 206 (1.57%) PowerShell
19 198 (1.51%) Objective-C
20 175 (1.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2266 (17.31%) Degree
2 331 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 222 (1.70%) PhD
4 139 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 137 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 136 (1.04%) ISEB
7 126 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 67 (0.51%) CREST Certified
9 51 (0.39%) CISSP
10 43 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 43 (0.33%) PMP
11 35 (0.27%) CEH
12 34 (0.26%) CISA
13 26 (0.20%) CHECK Team Leader
14 25 (0.19%) OSCP
15 22 (0.17%) PMI Certification
16 21 (0.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 20 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (0.14%) AWS Certification
18 18 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1211 (9.25%) QA
2 117 (0.89%) SDET
3 56 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 48 (0.37%) SLA
5 32 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.11%) GCP
8 14 (0.11%) MiFID
9 13 (0.099%) SEPA
10 4 (0.031%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.031%) HL7
11 3 (0.023%) ISO20022
12 2 (0.015%) COBIT
12 2 (0.015%) EMIR
12 2 (0.015%) ISO27002
12 2 (0.015%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.015%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.015%) WCAG
13 1 (0.008%) GAAP
13 1 (0.008%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 790 (6.03%) Docker
2 181 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 146 (1.12%) HDFS
4 102 (0.78%) Active Directory
5 73 (0.56%) Apache Flume
6 70 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
7 64 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 36 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
9 34 (0.26%) KVM
10 26 (0.20%) Hyper-V
11 25 (0.19%) NFS
11 25 (0.19%) Xen
12 23 (0.18%) LXC
13 19 (0.15%) VirtualBox
13 19 (0.15%) vSphere
14 18 (0.14%) Squid
14 18 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (0.11%) Varnish
16 12 (0.092%) Snort
17 11 (0.084%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 808 (6.17%) Puppet
2 592 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
3 573 (4.38%) Ansible
4 182 (1.39%) Kubernetes
5 135 (1.03%) Nagios
6 107 (0.82%) Salt
7 105 (0.80%) Mesos
8 92 (0.70%) Control-M
9 60 (0.46%) Kibana
10 58 (0.44%) Graphite
11 46 (0.35%) HAProxy
12 45 (0.34%) Grafana
13 39 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
13 39 (0.30%) logstash
14 35 (0.27%) Terraform
15 33 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
15 33 (0.25%) ZABBIX
16 28 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
17 25 (0.19%) Oozie
18 23 (0.18%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1932 (14.76%) Oracle
2 586 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 335 (2.56%) Google
4 299 (2.28%) Sybase
5 288 (2.20%) TIBCO
6 287 (2.19%) IBM
7 282 (2.15%) Red Hat
8 274 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
9 229 (1.75%) VMware
10 225 (1.72%) Adobe
11 210 (1.60%) SAP
12 172 (1.31%) hybris
13 164 (1.25%) MuleSoft
14 144 (1.10%) Atlassian
15 139 (1.06%) HP
16 129 (0.99%) Tableau
17 124 (0.95%) Splunk
18 98 (0.75%) Murex
19 91 (0.70%) Informatica
20 88 (0.67%) ATG
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