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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 7477 8855 7674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.73% 17.73% 17.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.66% 32.70% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6314 7640 6587
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 £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
23619 27077 23953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.84% 54.21% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20308 23426 20521
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 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 June 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 30 June 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 1735 £60,000 - 332
Docklands, London +6 33 £55,000 -24.13%
Ealing 0 32 £47,500 -13.63%
Kingston Upon Thames +6 29 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Brentford - 17 £72,500 - 3
Hounslow -3 15 £53,750 +2.38% 2
Canary Wharf +8 14 £50,000 -50.00% 1
Croydon -5 13 £35,000 -11.39% 3
Surbiton 0 12 £36,000 -34.54% 4
Wimbledon -5 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Mayfair +3 9 £50,000 -16.66%
Hammersmith -17 9 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Harrow +7 8 £46,500 +60.34%
Twickenham -14 8 £48,750 +8.33%
Teddington -10 6 £38,500 +10.00%
Feltham -2 5 £47,500 -
Uxbridge -19 5 £45,000 +4.65%
Paddington - 5 £55,000 -
Westminster +4 4 £50,000 -21.56%
West Drayton -4 4 £45,000 -
Hayes +4 2 £57,500 -23.33% 3
Chessington -1 2 £35,000 -26.31%
Chiswick -5 2 £44,000 +8.64%
Isleworth - 2 - - 2
Bermondsey - 2 - -
Ruislip +3 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Bromley -6 1 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6285 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 4426 (31.14%) Finance
3 4344 (30.57%) SQL
4 3348 (23.56%) JavaScript
5 3284 (23.11%) Spring
6 3023 (21.27%) Linux
7 3011 (21.19%) TDD
8 2750 (19.35%) Degree
9 2737 (19.26%) Oracle
10 2720 (19.14%) HTML
11 2463 (17.33%) C#
12 2289 (16.11%) OO
13 2167 (15.25%) Web Services
14 2065 (14.53%) Python
15 2058 (14.48%) Scrum
16 2018 (14.20%) XML
17 1969 (13.86%) C++
18 1928 (13.57%) Computer Science
19 1890 (13.30%) UNIX
20 1880 (13.23%) Software Engineering
21 1871 (13.17%) CSS
22 1859 (13.08%) .NET
23 1828 (12.86%) Banking
24 1769 (12.45%) E-Commerce
25 1652 (11.62%) J2EE
26 1639 (11.53%) Hibernate
27 1550 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
28 1479 (10.41%) Multithreading
29 1453 (10.22%) SQL Server
30 1445 (10.17%) BDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1155 (8.13%) Tomcat
2 865 (6.09%) Apache
3 710 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 563 (3.96%) JBoss
5 541 (3.81%) Node.js
6 456 (3.21%) WebLogic
7 403 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
8 363 (2.55%) Apache Solr
9 263 (1.85%) Apache Spark
10 258 (1.82%) IIS
11 248 (1.75%) CMS
12 193 (1.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 186 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
14 164 (1.15%) SharePoint
15 157 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
15 157 (1.10%) Apache Pig
16 140 (0.99%) Confluence
17 136 (0.96%) SAS
18 135 (0.95%) OpenStack
19 121 (0.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 472 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 58 (0.41%) SPSS
2 58 (0.41%) MS Office
3 52 (0.37%) MS Project
4 51 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 38 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 33 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 22 (0.15%) Mathematica
8 12 (0.084%) FastStats
9 9 (0.063%) Weka
9 9 (0.063%) PowerPivot
10 7 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (0.049%) GNU Octave
10 7 (0.049%) CPLEX
11 6 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (0.035%) Mingle
13 4 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
14 3 (0.021%) OmniGraffle
14 3 (0.021%) FrameMaker
15 2 (0.014%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 112 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
2 106 (0.75%) RMDS
3 38 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 28 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
5 26 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 25 (0.18%) Magento
7 24 (0.17%) Fredhopper
7 24 (0.17%) Summit
8 19 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
8 19 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
9 18 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
10 16 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 16 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
11 14 (0.099%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 14 (0.099%) Cognos TM1
12 13 (0.091%) Endur
12 13 (0.091%) WebTrends
13 11 (0.077%) Oracle 11i
13 11 (0.077%) BASE24
14 10 (0.070%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 983 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 374 (2.63%) SaaS
3 193 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 138 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 127 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
6 95 (0.67%) PaaS
7 93 (0.65%) GitHub
8 83 (0.58%) IaaS
9 67 (0.47%) Force.com
10 60 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
11 52 (0.37%) Amazon S3
12 43 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
13 34 (0.24%) Google Analytics
14 31 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
15 26 (0.18%) Heroku
16 21 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 20 (0.14%) SoftLayer
18 16 (0.11%) Google Apps
19 15 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 14 (0.099%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 576 (4.05%) HTTP
2 515 (3.62%) Internet
3 311 (2.19%) TCP/IP
4 167 (1.18%) DNS
5 160 (1.13%) Firewall
6 154 (1.08%) SAN
7 138 (0.97%) WAN
8 132 (0.93%) Multicast
9 131 (0.92%) LAN
10 124 (0.87%) LDAP
11 97 (0.68%) NAS
12 89 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
13 80 (0.56%) FCoE
14 78 (0.55%) SSL
15 74 (0.52%) VPN
16 71 (0.50%) Intranet
17 65 (0.46%) SNMP
18 64 (0.45%) Network Security
19 60 (0.42%) ATM
20 59 (0.42%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1453 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 1265 (8.90%) MySQL
3 1258 (8.85%) Big Data
4 1221 (8.59%) NoSQL
5 1059 (7.45%) Relational Database
6 1040 (7.32%) Hadoop
7 1034 (7.28%) MongoDB
8 535 (3.76%) RDBMS
9 504 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 468 (3.29%) Oracle Database
11 371 (2.61%) DB2
12 341 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
13 318 (2.24%) HBase
14 304 (2.14%) Apache Hive
15 297 (2.09%) Redis
16 263 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
17 212 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
18 137 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
19 126 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 118 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1432 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 1285 (9.04%) Maven
3 1131 (7.96%) Selenium
4 1061 (7.47%) Jenkins
5 1002 (7.05%) JUnit
6 764 (5.38%) Subversion
7 708 (4.98%) JIRA
8 693 (4.88%) Cucumber
9 585 (4.12%) Eclipse
10 575 (4.05%) WebDriver
11 417 (2.93%) Ant
12 314 (2.21%) Mockito
13 190 (1.34%) TestNG
14 185 (1.30%) Hudson
15 174 (1.22%) TeamCity
16 168 (1.18%) JMeter
17 167 (1.18%) JBehave
18 157 (1.10%) Gradle
19 151 (1.06%) Visual Studio
20 145 (1.02%) SoapUI
General
1 4426 (31.14%) Finance
2 1828 (12.86%) Banking
3 945 (6.65%) Front Office
4 941 (6.62%) Retail
5 605 (4.26%) Games
6 572 (4.03%) Investment Banking
7 494 (3.48%) Telecoms
8 409 (2.88%) Marketing
9 281 (1.98%) Back Office
10 276 (1.94%) Publishing
11 241 (1.70%) Financial Institution
12 189 (1.33%) Advertising
13 186 (1.31%) Law
14 178 (1.25%) Legal
15 106 (0.75%) Online Betting
16 79 (0.56%) Manufacturing
17 49 (0.34%) Automotive
18 45 (0.32%) Electronics
18 45 (0.32%) Retail Banking
19 35 (0.25%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 7832 (55.11%) Developer
2 4357 (30.66%) Java Developer
3 1646 (11.58%) Senior Developer
4 1163 (8.18%) Architect
5 1057 (7.44%) Senior Java Developer
6 898 (6.32%) Analyst
7 702 (4.94%) Consultant
8 564 (3.97%) Software Engineer
9 533 (3.75%) Software Developer
10 497 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
11 433 (3.05%) Junior
12 382 (2.69%) Android Developer
13 365 (2.57%) Tester
14 355 (2.50%) Applications Support
15 354 (2.49%) Programmer
16 325 (2.29%) Junior Developer
17 321 (2.26%) C# Developer
18 301 (2.12%) DevOps Engineer
19 295 (2.08%) Lead Developer
20 285 (2.01%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3284 (23.11%) Spring
2 2720 (19.14%) HTML
3 2167 (15.25%) Web Services
4 2018 (14.20%) XML
5 1871 (13.17%) CSS
6 1859 (13.08%) .NET
7 1652 (11.62%) J2EE
8 1639 (11.53%) Hibernate
9 1295 (9.11%) REST
10 1033 (7.27%) HTML5
11 987 (6.95%) jQuery
12 848 (5.97%) SOAP
13 828 (5.83%) RESTful
14 726 (5.11%) JSON
15 688 (4.84%) Middleware
16 671 (4.72%) JSP
17 670 (4.71%) JMS
18 631 (4.44%) Java EE
19 626 (4.41%) AngularJS
20 475 (3.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1928 (13.57%) Computer Science
2 1124 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 620 (4.36%) Algorithms
4 614 (4.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 600 (4.22%) Mathematics
6 558 (3.93%) Mobile App
7 482 (3.39%) Derivative
8 461 (3.24%) Data Structures
9 441 (3.10%) Equities
10 433 (3.05%) User Experience
11 432 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
12 326 (2.29%) Hedge funds
13 322 (2.27%) Fixed Income
14 264 (1.86%) Client/Server
15 216 (1.52%) Management Information System
16 209 (1.47%) Physics
17 190 (1.34%) Statistics
18 155 (1.09%) Data Centre
19 152 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
19 152 (1.07%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3023 (21.27%) Linux
2 1890 (13.30%) UNIX
3 1340 (9.43%) Windows
4 1053 (7.41%) Android
5 670 (4.71%) Apple iOS
6 260 (1.83%) Solaris
7 230 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 190 (1.34%) CentOS
9 187 (1.32%) Ubuntu
10 116 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 81 (0.57%) Debian
12 60 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 59 (0.42%) Mac OS X
14 51 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 51 (0.36%) AIX
15 40 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
16 32 (0.23%) Windows Phone
17 25 (0.18%) Windows 7
18 19 (0.13%) CoreOS
19 17 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6285 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 3011 (21.19%) TDD
3 2289 (16.11%) OO
4 2058 (14.48%) Scrum
5 1880 (13.23%) Software Engineering
6 1769 (12.45%) E-Commerce
7 1550 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
8 1479 (10.41%) Multithreading
9 1445 (10.17%) BDD
10 1162 (8.18%) Open Source
11 1100 (7.74%) MVC
12 1008 (7.09%) SOA
12 1008 (7.09%) SDLC
13 938 (6.60%) DevOps
14 909 (6.40%) Analytics
15 761 (5.36%) Mentoring
16 644 (4.53%) Android Development
17 619 (4.36%) Low Latency
18 597 (4.20%) OOP
19 588 (4.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4344 (30.57%) SQL
2 3348 (23.56%) JavaScript
3 2463 (17.33%) C#
4 2065 (14.53%) Python
5 1969 (13.86%) C++
6 1223 (8.61%) Scala
7 1110 (7.81%) Ruby
8 1020 (7.18%) PHP
9 782 (5.50%) Perl
10 675 (4.75%) C
11 557 (3.92%) Bash Shell
12 508 (3.57%) Groovy
13 502 (3.53%) PL/SQL
14 416 (2.93%) Shell Script
15 246 (1.73%) Objective-C
16 200 (1.41%) R
17 189 (1.33%) T-SQL
18 187 (1.32%) VB
19 176 (1.24%) Clojure
20 164 (1.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 2750 (19.35%) Degree
2 265 (1.86%) PhD
3 176 (1.24%) Security Cleared
4 162 (1.14%) ISEB
5 112 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 88 (0.62%) SC Cleared
7 68 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 51 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 48 (0.34%) Sun Certification
10 46 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 37 (0.26%) PMI Certification
12 31 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
13 30 (0.21%) HND
14 29 (0.20%) CISSP
15 19 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 16 (0.11%) Postgraduate
17 14 (0.099%) OCP
18 11 (0.077%) CCNA
18 11 (0.077%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1325 (9.32%) QA
2 91 (0.64%) SLA
3 45 (0.32%) EMIR
4 43 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
5 40 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 23 (0.16%) MiFID
7 22 (0.15%) HL7
8 20 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 19 (0.13%) PCI DSS
10 15 (0.11%) Data Quality
11 13 (0.091%) Basel III
12 10 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (0.056%) COBIT
14 7 (0.049%) ISO 8583
15 5 (0.035%) WCAG
15 5 (0.035%) Solvency II
16 4 (0.028%) Basel II
17 3 (0.021%) PMBOK
18 2 (0.014%) CRD IV
18 2 (0.014%) GCP
System Software
1 182 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 145 (1.02%) Docker
3 122 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
4 91 (0.64%) NFS
5 84 (0.59%) Active Directory
6 81 (0.57%) HDFS
7 80 (0.56%) SRDF
8 55 (0.39%) Hyper-V
9 48 (0.34%) Apache Flume
10 45 (0.32%) KVM
11 44 (0.31%) Xen
12 41 (0.29%) Varnish
13 35 (0.25%) Squid
14 34 (0.24%) XenServer
15 26 (0.18%) iptables
16 24 (0.17%) VMware ESX
17 21 (0.15%) VirtualBox
18 17 (0.12%) vSphere
19 16 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
20 15 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 674 (4.74%) Puppet
2 568 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 246 (1.73%) Ansible
4 227 (1.60%) Nagios
5 101 (0.71%) Salt
6 82 (0.58%) ZABBIX
7 71 (0.50%) logstash
8 68 (0.48%) Vagrant
9 60 (0.42%) Kibana
10 50 (0.35%) Graphite
11 35 (0.25%) Data Guard
12 32 (0.23%) Tivoli
13 28 (0.20%) CFEngine
14 25 (0.18%) Oozie
15 24 (0.17%) Icinga
15 24 (0.17%) TeamSite
15 24 (0.17%) Ganglia
16 22 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
16 22 (0.15%) StatsD
17 21 (0.15%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2737 (19.26%) Oracle
2 719 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 560 (3.94%) IBM
4 435 (3.06%) Sybase
5 386 (2.72%) TIBCO
6 340 (2.39%) Google
7 339 (2.39%) hybris
8 309 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 285 (2.01%) VMware
10 217 (1.53%) Adobe
11 215 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
12 207 (1.46%) ATG
13 184 (1.29%) SAP
14 149 (1.05%) Cisco
15 133 (0.94%) Informatica
16 127 (0.89%) Demandware
17 121 (0.85%) HP
18 106 (0.75%) Endeca
19 101 (0.71%) NetApp
20 100 (0.70%) EMC
London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 38 minutes ago
London
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 43 minutes ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
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City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + car allowance
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South East London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus/Commission scheme, health, pen
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CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum including excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum including excellent benefits
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Hudson IT
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Hudson IT
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: 28,000 - 45,000
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