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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 6633 7501 8415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.82% 16.86% 17.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.69% 31.98% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5716 6342 7288
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
21615 23452 25629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.80% 52.72% 53.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19043 20148 22156
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 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 1166 £60,500 -3.20% 197
Croydon +16 41 £62,500 +31.57% 10
Wimbledon +6 41 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Westminster +1 20 £80,000 +60.00%
Canary Wharf 0 19 £60,000 +55.84%
Twickenham +18 18 £42,500 -10.52%
Chiswick +17 17 £55,000 +25.00%
Ruislip -10 14 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Hammersmith +3 12 £56,000 +1.81% 3
Uxbridge +5 9 £47,500 -26.92% 4
Hayes +4 8 £57,500 -14.81%
Teddington +11 6 £62,500 +56.25%
Harrow 0 6 £32,500 -35.96% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -6 6 £42,500 -15.00%
Mayfair +1 5 £80,000 +60.00%
Docklands, London -5 5 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Isleworth -2 4 £20,000 -63.63% 1
Surbiton -8 4 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Clapham - 4 £52,500 -
Brentford -8 3 £62,500 -13.79% 1
Bromley -1 2 - - 5
Chessington - 2 £37,500 -
West Drayton +1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Hounslow -2 1 £57,500 +12.19%
Enfield - 1 £35,000 -
Lewisham - 1 £27,000 -
Southwark - 1 £72,500 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6655 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3925 (28.60%) Finance
3 3542 (25.81%) SQL
4 3402 (24.79%) TDD
5 3261 (23.76%) JavaScript
6 2656 (19.36%) Python
6 2656 (19.36%) Spring
7 2618 (19.08%) Linux
8 2597 (18.93%) Degree
9 2450 (17.85%) HTML
10 2357 (17.18%) Scrum
11 2230 (16.25%) Software Engineering
12 2130 (15.52%) Oracle
13 2062 (15.03%) C#
14 2038 (14.85%) Web Services
15 1902 (13.86%) OO
16 1894 (13.80%) Computer Science
17 1773 (12.92%) CSS
18 1757 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
19 1734 (12.64%) Scala
20 1720 (12.53%) Git (software)
21 1691 (12.32%) BDD
22 1678 (12.23%) Banking
23 1660 (12.10%) .NET
24 1613 (11.75%) Jenkins
25 1604 (11.69%) C++
26 1548 (11.28%) NoSQL
27 1528 (11.14%) Unix
28 1513 (11.03%) Big Data
29 1504 (10.96%) REST

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
1 919 (6.70%) Tomcat
2 736 (5.36%) Apache
3 734 (5.35%) Apache Spark
4 548 (3.99%) Elasticsearch
5 448 (3.26%) JBoss
6 391 (2.85%) WebSphere
7 285 (2.08%) WebLogic
8 237 (1.73%) Apache Solr
9 201 (1.46%) Confluence
10 199 (1.45%) CMS
11 167 (1.22%) Mule
12 166 (1.21%) Apache Pig
13 138 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 137 (1.00%) Jetty
15 134 (0.98%) SAS
16 123 (0.90%) nginx
17 109 (0.79%) IIS
18 103 (0.75%) OpenStack
19 93 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
20 91 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 287 (2.09%) MS Excel
2 94 (0.69%) MS Office
3 67 (0.49%) SPSS
4 66 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 63 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 30 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 30 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
7 27 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 21 (0.15%) Gliffy
8 21 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 18 (0.13%) MS Project
10 17 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 15 (0.11%) HipChat
12 14 (0.10%) Mathematica
13 13 (0.095%) S-PLUS
14 9 (0.066%) GNU Octave
15 8 (0.058%) FrameMaker
16 5 (0.036%) Gephi
17 4 (0.029%) Weka
18 2 (0.015%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 58 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
2 51 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 47 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 32 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
5 31 (0.23%) Magento
6 24 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 24 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 22 (0.16%) MetaTrader
8 20 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
9 18 (0.13%) Unica
10 16 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
11 15 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
11 15 (0.11%) SAP ERP
12 14 (0.10%) Eagle PACE
12 14 (0.10%) Eloqua
12 14 (0.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
12 14 (0.10%) Markit EDM
13 13 (0.095%) Oracle 11i
13 13 (0.095%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 13 (0.095%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1331 (9.70%) Amazon AWS
2 505 (3.68%) SaaS
3 334 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 327 (2.38%) GitHub
5 199 (1.45%) PaaS
6 187 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
7 151 (1.10%) IaaS
8 149 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
9 104 (0.76%) Force.com
10 102 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
11 99 (0.72%) Amazon S3
12 66 (0.48%) Google Play
13 65 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 62 (0.45%) OpenShift
15 61 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
16 39 (0.28%) Heroku
17 36 (0.26%) Google Analytics
18 35 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 30 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
20 29 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 404 (2.94%) HTTP
2 272 (1.98%) Internet
3 172 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 163 (1.19%) DNS
5 136 (0.99%) LDAP
6 115 (0.84%) Firewall
7 96 (0.70%) Network Security
8 92 (0.67%) Multicast
9 66 (0.48%) SSL
10 57 (0.42%) SAN
11 41 (0.30%) VPN
12 37 (0.27%) LAN
12 37 (0.27%) SSH
13 33 (0.24%) HTTPS
13 33 (0.24%) SNMP
14 32 (0.23%) Kerberos
15 30 (0.22%) FTP
15 30 (0.22%) Wireshark
16 28 (0.20%) WAN
17 27 (0.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1548 (11.28%) NoSQL
2 1513 (11.03%) Big Data
3 1207 (8.80%) Hadoop
4 1193 (8.69%) MySQL
5 1110 (8.09%) SQL Server
6 1060 (7.72%) MongoDB
7 1035 (7.54%) Relational Database
8 685 (4.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 539 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
10 422 (3.08%) RDBMS
11 344 (2.51%) Apache Hive
12 326 (2.38%) Oracle Database
13 309 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
14 231 (1.68%) HBase
14 231 (1.68%) Redis
15 180 (1.31%) Data Mining
16 170 (1.24%) Neo4j
17 144 (1.05%) DB2
18 141 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 116 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1720 (12.53%) Git (software)
2 1613 (11.75%) Jenkins
3 1197 (8.72%) Maven
4 1053 (7.67%) JUnit
5 1020 (7.43%) Selenium
6 865 (6.30%) Cucumber
7 835 (6.09%) JIRA
8 628 (4.58%) Subversion
9 576 (4.20%) Gradle
10 424 (3.09%) WebDriver
11 366 (2.67%) Mockito
12 308 (2.24%) Ant
13 302 (2.20%) TeamCity
14 294 (2.14%) Eclipse
15 263 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 231 (1.68%) TestNG
17 189 (1.38%) Appium
18 183 (1.33%) SoapUI
19 178 (1.30%) Hudson
20 176 (1.28%) JMeter
General
1 3925 (28.60%) Finance
2 1678 (12.23%) Banking
3 745 (5.43%) Games
4 694 (5.06%) Front Office
5 589 (4.29%) Retail
6 572 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 563 (4.10%) Investment Banking
8 545 (3.97%) Marketing
9 271 (1.97%) Law
10 268 (1.95%) Advertising
11 202 (1.47%) Publishing
12 200 (1.46%) Financial Institution
13 187 (1.36%) Back Office
14 137 (1.00%) Legal
15 100 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
16 76 (0.55%) Manufacturing
17 71 (0.52%) Online Betting
18 49 (0.36%) Electronics
19 47 (0.34%) Automotive
20 39 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 7673 (55.92%) Developer
2 5085 (37.06%) Java Developer
3 1673 (12.19%) Senior Developer
4 1252 (9.12%) Architect
5 1165 (8.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 835 (6.09%) Java Engineer
7 707 (5.15%) Lead Developer
8 697 (5.08%) Analyst
9 664 (4.84%) Software Engineer
10 567 (4.13%) Consultant
11 496 (3.61%) Agile Developer
12 491 (3.58%) JavaScript Developer
13 483 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
14 463 (3.37%) Scala Developer
15 416 (3.03%) Agile Java Developer
16 405 (2.95%) Junior
17 403 (2.94%) Software Developer
18 398 (2.90%) Android Developer
19 391 (2.85%) Graduate
20 382 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2656 (19.36%) Spring
2 2450 (17.85%) HTML
3 2038 (14.85%) Web Services
4 1773 (12.92%) CSS
5 1660 (12.10%) .NET
6 1504 (10.96%) REST
7 1445 (10.53%) XML
8 1258 (9.17%) AngularJS
9 1228 (8.95%) Hibernate
10 1186 (8.64%) HTML5
11 1153 (8.40%) J2EE
12 1044 (7.61%) RESTful
13 916 (6.68%) Node.js
14 867 (6.32%) SOAP
15 829 (6.04%) jQuery
16 723 (5.27%) JMS
17 711 (5.18%) Java EE
18 665 (4.85%) JSON
19 532 (3.88%) CSS3
20 523 (3.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1894 (13.80%) Computer Science
2 1018 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
3 622 (4.53%) Mathematics
4 610 (4.45%) Fintech
5 534 (3.89%) User Experience
6 526 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
7 514 (3.75%) Algorithms
8 513 (3.74%) Mobile App
9 497 (3.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 383 (2.79%) Equities
11 351 (2.56%) Hedge funds
12 346 (2.52%) Data Structures
13 327 (2.38%) Derivative
14 317 (2.31%) Visualisation
15 243 (1.77%) Fixed Income
16 200 (1.46%) Management Information System
17 194 (1.41%) Statistics
18 168 (1.22%) Online Games
19 164 (1.20%) Artificial Intelligence
20 157 (1.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2618 (19.08%) Linux
2 1528 (11.14%) Unix
3 877 (6.39%) Android
4 837 (6.10%) Windows
5 518 (3.77%) Apple iOS
6 179 (1.30%) CentOS
6 179 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 164 (1.20%) Ubuntu
8 161 (1.17%) Windows Server
9 152 (1.11%) Solaris
10 55 (0.40%) Debian
11 37 (0.27%) Windows Phone
12 33 (0.24%) AIX
13 30 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 28 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 26 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
15 26 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (0.18%) Mesosphere
17 24 (0.17%) VMS
18 20 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6655 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3402 (24.79%) TDD
3 2357 (17.18%) Scrum
4 2230 (16.25%) Software Engineering
5 1902 (13.86%) OO
6 1757 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
7 1691 (12.32%) BDD
8 1496 (10.90%) Open Source
9 1357 (9.89%) DevOps
10 1354 (9.87%) E-Commerce
11 1290 (9.40%) Multithreading
12 930 (6.78%) SOA
13 903 (6.58%) Analytics
14 889 (6.48%) MVC
15 819 (5.97%) Kanban
16 783 (5.71%) Mentoring
17 769 (5.60%) SDLC
18 768 (5.60%) Web Development
19 763 (5.56%) OOP
20 761 (5.55%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3542 (25.81%) SQL
2 3261 (23.76%) JavaScript
3 2656 (19.36%) Python
4 2062 (15.03%) C#
5 1734 (12.64%) Scala
6 1604 (11.69%) C++
7 1272 (9.27%) Ruby
8 1055 (7.69%) PHP
9 788 (5.74%) Perl
10 531 (3.87%) C
11 467 (3.40%) Bash Shell
11 467 (3.40%) Groovy
12 422 (3.08%) PL/SQL
13 386 (2.81%) Shell Script
14 269 (1.96%) R
15 266 (1.94%) Clojure
16 237 (1.73%) Objective-C
17 217 (1.58%) Go
18 195 (1.42%) PowerShell
19 189 (1.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2597 (18.93%) Degree
2 308 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 270 (1.97%) PhD
4 154 (1.12%) ISEB
4 154 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 133 (0.97%) ISTQB
6 109 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 62 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 49 (0.36%) CREST Certified
9 40 (0.29%) PMP
10 35 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 28 (0.20%) Sun Certification
12 26 (0.19%) RHCE
13 25 (0.18%) CISSP
14 22 (0.16%) CHECK Team Leader
14 22 (0.16%) PMI Certification
15 20 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
16 18 (0.13%) OSCP
17 17 (0.12%) CEH
17 17 (0.12%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1339 (9.76%) QA
2 117 (0.85%) SDET
3 71 (0.52%) SLA
4 69 (0.50%) Data Quality
5 28 (0.20%) HL7
5 28 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.12%) MiFID
8 10 (0.073%) SEPA
9 6 (0.044%) DICOM
10 3 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.022%) FATCA
10 3 (0.022%) GCP
10 3 (0.022%) ISO20022
11 2 (0.015%) COBIT
11 2 (0.015%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.015%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.015%) WCAG
12 1 (0.007%) EMIR
12 1 (0.007%) ISO27002
System Software
1 738 (5.38%) Docker
2 240 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 174 (1.27%) HDFS
4 117 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 84 (0.61%) Apache Flume
6 75 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 67 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
8 61 (0.44%) KVM
9 48 (0.35%) Xen
10 42 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
11 40 (0.29%) NFS
12 33 (0.24%) Squid
13 24 (0.17%) VirtualBox
14 23 (0.17%) Hyper-V
15 22 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
16 20 (0.15%) iptables
17 19 (0.14%) LXC
18 17 (0.12%) Varnish
19 14 (0.10%) Postfix
19 14 (0.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 879 (6.41%) Puppet
2 596 (4.34%) Opscode Chef
3 521 (3.80%) Ansible
4 167 (1.22%) Nagios
5 162 (1.18%) Kubernetes
6 130 (0.95%) Salt
7 116 (0.85%) Mesos
8 76 (0.55%) Control-M
9 53 (0.39%) Graphite
10 51 (0.37%) Kibana
11 48 (0.35%) ZABBIX
12 47 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
13 44 (0.32%) HAProxy
14 39 (0.28%) logstash
15 33 (0.24%) Oozie
16 32 (0.23%) Grafana
17 28 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
18 27 (0.20%) BladeLogic
18 27 (0.20%) CFEngine
19 23 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2130 (15.52%) Oracle
2 645 (4.70%) Microsoft
3 330 (2.40%) Google
4 294 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
5 285 (2.08%) VMware
6 281 (2.05%) IBM
7 272 (1.98%) Red Hat
8 265 (1.93%) SAP
9 261 (1.90%) TIBCO
10 233 (1.70%) Sybase
11 209 (1.52%) hybris
12 202 (1.47%) Adobe
13 144 (1.05%) HP
14 138 (1.01%) MuleSoft
15 125 (0.91%) ATG
16 124 (0.90%) Splunk
17 114 (0.83%) Tableau
18 113 (0.82%) Atlassian
19 92 (0.67%) Informatica
20 91 (0.66%) Cloudera
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 59 minutes ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pens, Health
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens- equity, bonus + more
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £80k + benefits and bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum + big bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: Java Developer / Software Engineer London to £75k
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 3 days ago