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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 6970 8160 8977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.44% 17.95% 18.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.87% 32.53% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6046 6940 7731
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,021 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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
23337 25086 25996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.68% 55.18% 54.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20212 21670 22812
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 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
City of London 0 1871 £60,000 - 321
Kingston Upon Thames +22 30 £45,000 - 2
Hounslow +7 26 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Docklands, London -11 26 £45,000 -35.71%
Hammersmith +2 24 £37,500 - 1
Bromley +8 22 £60,000 -20.00% 1
Teddington +3 18 £42,000 -23.63%
Uxbridge -15 18 £41,000 -25.45%
Surbiton +13 14 £55,000 - 1
Harrow - 11 £50,000 - 1
Ealing +3 9 £51,500 +5.10%
Wimbledon -23 9 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Canary Wharf -7 8 £60,000 -33.33%
Westminster - 8 £46,000 - 1
Orpington -3 5 £40,000 -11.11%
New Malden -4 5 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Sidcup - 5 £41,000 -
Hackney - 5 - -
Twickenham +3 4 £55,000 - 1
Chiswick - 4 £45,000 -
Brentford +2 3 £57,500 +64.28%
Clapham -2 3 £60,000 - 1
Isleworth -3 3 £71,250 +35.71% 7
Greenford - 3 - -
Croydon -9 2 £42,500 -13.26% 1
Chessington - 2 £47,500 -
Bermondsey - 2 - -
Mayfair +3 1 £40,000 -48.38%
Paddington -3 1 - -
Beckenham - 1 £67,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £19,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 6208 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
2 4439 (28.97%) SQL
3 4315 (28.16%) Finance
4 3661 (23.90%) JavaScript
5 3317 (21.65%) Spring
6 3220 (21.02%) Linux
7 3066 (20.01%) Degree
8 3046 (19.88%) HTML
9 2991 (19.52%) OO
10 2924 (19.08%) TDD
11 2812 (18.35%) Oracle
12 2482 (16.20%) C#
13 2295 (14.98%) XML
14 2275 (14.85%) CSS
15 2238 (14.61%) C++
16 2218 (14.48%) UNIX
17 2161 (14.10%) Python
18 2146 (14.01%) Computer Science
19 2135 (13.94%) J2EE
20 2131 (13.91%) Web Services
21 2093 (13.66%) Software Engineering
22 2063 (13.47%) Banking
23 2044 (13.34%) Scrum
24 2021 (13.19%) .NET
25 1857 (12.12%) E-Commerce
26 1853 (12.09%) Hibernate
27 1770 (11.55%) Multithreading
28 1619 (10.57%) SQL Server
29 1546 (10.09%) MySQL
30 1476 (9.63%) Windows

Java
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 1307 (8.53%) Tomcat
2 1031 (6.73%) Apache
3 635 (4.14%) JBoss
4 579 (3.78%) WebSphere
5 534 (3.49%) Node.js
6 527 (3.44%) WebLogic
7 467 (3.05%) CMS
8 317 (2.07%) IIS
9 277 (1.81%) Apache Solr
10 207 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
11 200 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
12 176 (1.15%) Drupal
13 174 (1.14%) Adobe CQ
14 167 (1.09%) nginx
15 166 (1.08%) Confluence
16 155 (1.01%) Apache Pig
17 138 (0.90%) WordPress
17 138 (0.90%) Jetty
18 135 (0.88%) SharePoint
19 133 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 592 (3.86%) MS Excel
2 135 (0.88%) MS Office
3 101 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 63 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 60 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
6 55 (0.36%) SPSS
7 46 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
8 28 (0.18%) MS Project
9 23 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
10 20 (0.13%) Weka
11 14 (0.091%) CPLEX
12 8 (0.052%) Mingle
13 7 (0.046%) Doxygen
14 4 (0.026%) NASTRAN
14 4 (0.026%) PowerPivot
14 4 (0.026%) Maya
14 4 (0.026%) Stata
14 4 (0.026%) Mathematica
15 3 (0.020%) S-PLUS
15 3 (0.020%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 51 (0.33%) RMDS
1 51 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
2 50 (0.33%) Magento
3 45 (0.29%) Fredhopper
4 35 (0.23%) Summit
5 33 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 31 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 29 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 24 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
8 24 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
9 21 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
10 20 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
10 20 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
11 19 (0.12%) TIBCO iProcess
12 16 (0.10%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
13 14 (0.091%) ION MarketView
14 12 (0.078%) Markit EDM
14 12 (0.078%) Oracle General Ledger
15 11 (0.072%) Oracle EBS R12
15 11 (0.072%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 431 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 395 (2.58%) SaaS
3 184 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 110 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 109 (0.71%) GitHub
6 86 (0.56%) PaaS
7 85 (0.55%) IaaS
8 72 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
9 41 (0.27%) Joyent
9 41 (0.27%) Force.com
10 37 (0.24%) Amazon S3
11 32 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
12 19 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
13 18 (0.12%) ElastiCache
13 18 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 17 (0.11%) Heroku
15 12 (0.078%) AWS Data Pipeline
16 11 (0.072%) Google Apps
17 9 (0.059%) Amazon SQS
18 7 (0.046%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 563 (3.67%) HTTP
2 422 (2.75%) Internet
3 372 (2.43%) TCP/IP
4 205 (1.34%) Firewall
5 160 (1.04%) DNS
6 106 (0.69%) SAN
7 103 (0.67%) LDAP
8 84 (0.55%) SSL
9 82 (0.54%) SSH
10 74 (0.48%) WAN
11 73 (0.48%) FTP
11 73 (0.48%) SNMP
12 61 (0.40%) LAN
13 56 (0.37%) NAS
14 55 (0.36%) Intranet
15 51 (0.33%) VPN
16 48 (0.31%) Broadband
16 48 (0.31%) AMQP
17 46 (0.30%) Multicast
18 45 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1619 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 1546 (10.09%) MySQL
3 1286 (8.39%) Big Data
4 1060 (6.92%) Relational Database
5 1016 (6.63%) NoSQL
6 975 (6.36%) Hadoop
7 736 (4.80%) MongoDB
8 448 (2.92%) RDBMS
9 441 (2.88%) Oracle Database
10 378 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 342 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
12 289 (1.89%) Apache Hive
13 288 (1.88%) Redis
14 264 (1.72%) DB2
15 247 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
16 243 (1.59%) HBase
17 171 (1.12%) Data Mining
18 134 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
19 132 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
20 124 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1257 (8.20%) Maven
2 1253 (8.18%) Git (software)
3 1101 (7.19%) JUnit
4 1062 (6.93%) Selenium
5 978 (6.38%) Jenkins
6 933 (6.09%) Subversion
7 623 (4.07%) Eclipse
8 614 (4.01%) Cucumber
9 604 (3.94%) JIRA
10 478 (3.12%) Ant
11 404 (2.64%) WebDriver
12 315 (2.06%) Hudson
13 231 (1.51%) Mockito
14 176 (1.15%) TeamCity
15 162 (1.06%) Visual Studio
16 161 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 156 (1.02%) Mercurial
18 127 (0.83%) JBehave
19 118 (0.77%) SoapUI
20 115 (0.75%) JMeter
General
1 4315 (28.16%) Finance
2 2063 (13.47%) Banking
3 1269 (8.28%) Front Office
4 971 (6.34%) Investment Banking
5 766 (5.00%) Retail
6 742 (4.84%) Games
7 527 (3.44%) Telecoms
8 453 (2.96%) Marketing
9 353 (2.30%) Publishing
10 307 (2.00%) Back Office
11 287 (1.87%) Financial Institution
12 269 (1.76%) Advertising
13 131 (0.86%) Law
14 109 (0.71%) Legal
15 74 (0.48%) Manufacturing
16 65 (0.42%) Billing
17 53 (0.35%) Multimedia
18 50 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
19 48 (0.31%) French Language
20 42 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8476 (55.32%) Developer
2 4909 (32.04%) Java Developer
3 1527 (9.97%) Senior Developer
4 1175 (7.67%) Analyst
5 1082 (7.06%) Architect
6 994 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
7 794 (5.18%) Consultant
8 549 (3.58%) Software Engineer
9 530 (3.46%) Software Developer
10 442 (2.88%) Applications Support
11 386 (2.52%) Programmer
12 385 (2.51%) Support Analyst
13 374 (2.44%) Web Developer
14 371 (2.42%) Android Developer
15 367 (2.40%) Junior
16 363 (2.37%) Lead Developer
17 346 (2.26%) Administrator
18 335 (2.19%) Solutions Architect
19 325 (2.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
20 305 (1.99%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3317 (21.65%) Spring
2 3046 (19.88%) HTML
3 2295 (14.98%) XML
4 2275 (14.85%) CSS
5 2135 (13.94%) J2EE
6 2131 (13.91%) Web Services
7 2021 (13.19%) .NET
8 1853 (12.09%) Hibernate
9 1218 (7.95%) jQuery
10 1159 (7.56%) HTML5
11 996 (6.50%) SOAP
12 976 (6.37%) REST
13 896 (5.85%) Java EE
14 879 (5.74%) JSP
15 765 (4.99%) Ajax
16 740 (4.83%) JSON
17 685 (4.47%) JMS
18 678 (4.43%) RESTful
19 625 (4.08%) Middleware
20 614 (4.01%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2146 (14.01%) Computer Science
2 1273 (8.31%) Open Source
3 1035 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 952 (6.21%) Algorithms
5 827 (5.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 718 (4.69%) Mathematics
7 594 (3.88%) Mobile App
8 590 (3.85%) User Experience
9 571 (3.73%) Derivative
10 489 (3.19%) Equities
11 446 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
11 446 (2.91%) Data Structures
12 406 (2.65%) Fixed Income
13 331 (2.16%) Hedge funds
14 264 (1.72%) Physics
15 263 (1.72%) Visualisation
16 219 (1.43%) iPhone
17 208 (1.36%) Client/Server
18 197 (1.29%) Statistics
19 195 (1.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3220 (21.02%) Linux
2 2218 (14.48%) UNIX
3 1476 (9.63%) Windows
4 1178 (7.69%) Android
5 754 (4.92%) Apple iOS
6 356 (2.32%) Solaris
7 197 (1.29%) CentOS
8 186 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 176 (1.15%) Ubuntu
10 113 (0.74%) Debian
11 93 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 68 (0.44%) Windows Phone
13 63 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 61 (0.40%) AIX
15 50 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 42 (0.27%) Windows XP
17 39 (0.25%) Windows 7
18 23 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
19 18 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
19 18 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6208 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2991 (19.52%) OO
3 2924 (19.08%) TDD
4 2093 (13.66%) Software Engineering
5 2044 (13.34%) Scrum
6 1857 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 1770 (11.55%) Multithreading
8 1413 (9.22%) Continuous Integration
9 1292 (8.43%) BDD
10 1159 (7.56%) MVC
11 954 (6.23%) OOP
12 953 (6.22%) SOA
13 862 (5.63%) Analytics
14 859 (5.61%) DevOps
15 828 (5.40%) Mentoring
16 824 (5.38%) Low Latency
17 706 (4.61%) Android Development
18 658 (4.29%) Unit Testing
19 601 (3.92%) Web Development
20 584 (3.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4439 (28.97%) SQL
2 3661 (23.90%) JavaScript
3 2482 (16.20%) C#
4 2238 (14.61%) C++
5 2161 (14.10%) Python
6 1297 (8.47%) Ruby
7 1199 (7.83%) PHP
8 951 (6.21%) Perl
9 800 (5.22%) Scala
10 728 (4.75%) C
11 511 (3.34%) Bash Shell
12 504 (3.29%) PL/SQL
13 489 (3.19%) Shell Script
14 333 (2.17%) Objective-C
15 267 (1.74%) Groovy
16 257 (1.68%) R
17 247 (1.61%) VBA
17 247 (1.61%) VB
18 230 (1.50%) T-SQL
19 145 (0.95%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3066 (20.01%) Degree
2 347 (2.26%) PhD
3 147 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 122 (0.80%) ISEB
5 90 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 80 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 47 (0.31%) Sun Certification
8 40 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
9 37 (0.24%) PMI Certification
10 32 (0.21%) CISSP
11 31 (0.20%) DV Cleared
11 31 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 30 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 29 (0.19%) PMP
14 23 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 20 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 19 (0.12%) CCNA
18 14 (0.091%) HP ASE
19 12 (0.078%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1373 (8.96%) QA
2 125 (0.82%) SLA
3 121 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 51 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 30 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 25 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
7 24 (0.16%) EMIR
8 21 (0.14%) ISO 14001
9 16 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 15 (0.098%) Basel III
11 11 (0.072%) ISO 8583
12 9 (0.059%) HL7
13 8 (0.052%) Basel II
14 7 (0.046%) COBIT
15 6 (0.039%) MiFID
15 6 (0.039%) WCAG
15 6 (0.039%) CRD IV
16 4 (0.026%) IAS 39
16 4 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 3 (0.020%) TickIT
System Software
1 199 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (0.54%) Varnish
2 82 (0.54%) HDFS
3 76 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 68 (0.44%) KVM
5 57 (0.37%) NFS
6 42 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
6 42 (0.27%) Docker
7 35 (0.23%) vSphere
8 27 (0.18%) Xen
9 24 (0.16%) Apache Flume
9 24 (0.16%) Hyper-V
10 21 (0.14%) SRDF
11 19 (0.12%) vCloud
12 17 (0.11%) Squid
13 16 (0.10%) VMware ESX
13 16 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 13 (0.085%) Samba
14 13 (0.085%) Snort
15 10 (0.065%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 651 (4.25%) Puppet
2 526 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
3 245 (1.60%) Nagios
4 127 (0.83%) Ansible
5 100 (0.65%) ZABBIX
6 73 (0.48%) logstash
7 65 (0.42%) Salt
8 61 (0.40%) Vagrant
9 58 (0.38%) Opsview
10 46 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
11 40 (0.26%) HAProxy
12 39 (0.25%) Zenoss
13 31 (0.20%) Kibana
14 29 (0.19%) StatsD
15 28 (0.18%) Oozie
16 26 (0.17%) Ganglia
17 22 (0.14%) YUM
17 22 (0.14%) collectd
18 21 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
18 21 (0.14%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2812 (18.35%) Oracle
2 850 (5.55%) Microsoft
3 513 (3.35%) Google
4 483 (3.15%) Sybase
5 440 (2.87%) IBM
6 406 (2.65%) TIBCO
7 309 (2.02%) Red Hat
8 301 (1.96%) VMware
9 280 (1.83%) Adobe
10 277 (1.81%) hybris
11 211 (1.38%) SAP
12 198 (1.29%) Facebook
13 178 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
14 163 (1.06%) ATG
15 155 (1.01%) HP
16 147 (0.96%) 29West
17 141 (0.92%) Informatica
18 138 (0.90%) Bloomberg
19 135 (0.88%) Sun
20 134 (0.87%) Zend
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 days holiday & Group pension Scheme
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + no
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago