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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 7931 7858 9672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.71% 17.49% 19.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.53% 32.15% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6844 6656 8381
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
25150 24441 27994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.00% 54.39% 55.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21642 20826 24730
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 2131 £57,500 -4.16% 386
Hounslow +8 63 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Bromley +15 38 £50,000 -37.50% 4
Kingston Upon Thames +7 33 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Teddington 0 29 £35,000 +16.66%
Hammersmith +6 27 £60,000 +64.38% 2
Uxbridge +18 23 £41,000 -18.00% 3
Docklands, London -7 23 £72,500 +1.75%
Wimbledon -4 19 £40,000 +1.26% 2
Surbiton +2 15 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Clapham +3 14 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf -9 14 £100,000 +11.11% 1
Croydon -17 14 £39,500 -17.70% 7
New Malden +3 12 £38,750 +16.54% 1
Westminster +3 12 £48,000 +20.00% 1
Harrow -1 11 £30,250 -56.78% 6
Ealing -5 8 £60,000 +22.44% 1
Southwark - 7 £47,500 -
Hayes - 5 £75,000 -
Chiswick -7 4 £52,500 -
Isleworth - 4 £72,500 - 2
Sidcup - 4 £41,500 -
Greenford - 3 - -
West Drayton - 3 £45,000 -
Wembley -4 2 £40,000 -23.80%
Paddington -6 2 £90,000 -
Chessington - 2 £57,500 - 1
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Enfield +4 1 £37,500 +66.66%
Twickenham -1 1 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Ruislip - 1 £35,000 -
Dagenham - 1 £19,000 - 1
Hackney - 1 £50,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4875 (29.56%) SQL
2 4649 (28.19%) Finance
3 3972 (24.09%) JavaScript
4 3531 (21.41%) HTML
5 3525 (21.38%) Linux
6 3472 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
7 3450 (20.92%) Degree
8 3401 (20.62%) Spring
9 3390 (20.56%) OO
10 3189 (19.34%) TDD
11 3110 (18.86%) Oracle
12 2776 (16.83%) C#
13 2555 (15.49%) XML
14 2554 (15.49%) CSS
15 2540 (15.40%) C++
16 2464 (14.94%) UNIX
17 2431 (14.74%) Computer Science
18 2394 (14.52%) Software Engineering
19 2345 (14.22%) Web Services
20 2298 (13.94%) Scrum
21 2279 (13.82%) Python
22 2274 (13.79%) J2EE
23 2190 (13.28%) .NET
24 2127 (12.90%) Banking
25 2017 (12.23%) Hibernate
26 1939 (11.76%) Multithreading
27 1835 (11.13%) E-Commerce
28 1762 (10.69%) MySQL
29 1746 (10.59%) SQL Server
30 1595 (9.67%) QA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1473 (8.93%) Tomcat
2 1145 (6.94%) Apache
3 563 (3.41%) Node.js
4 535 (3.24%) CMS
5 517 (3.14%) WebSphere
6 516 (3.13%) WebLogic
7 335 (2.03%) IIS
8 267 (1.62%) Apache Solr
9 250 (1.52%) Adobe CQ
10 199 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
11 187 (1.13%) Drupal
12 179 (1.09%) Oracle Coherence
13 178 (1.08%) Confluence
14 171 (1.04%) Apache Pig
15 169 (1.02%) Jetty
16 154 (0.93%) SharePoint
17 140 (0.85%) WordPress
18 138 (0.84%) nginx
19 132 (0.80%) GlassFish
20 124 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 655 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 140 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 129 (0.78%) MS Office
4 78 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 66 (0.40%) SPSS
6 62 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 58 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
8 32 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 16 (0.097%) MS Project
10 11 (0.067%) CPLEX
11 10 (0.061%) Mathematica
12 8 (0.049%) Weka
12 8 (0.049%) OmniGraffle
13 7 (0.042%) Fireworks
14 6 (0.036%) InDesign
15 4 (0.024%) NASTRAN
15 4 (0.024%) Blender
15 4 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
15 4 (0.024%) Stata
15 4 (0.024%) Maya
Business Applications
1 105 (0.64%) Magento
2 81 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
3 51 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
3 51 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 50 (0.30%) RMDS
5 49 (0.30%) Google Analytics
6 40 (0.24%) Fredhopper
7 34 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
8 26 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
9 24 (0.15%) TIBCO iProcess
10 21 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
10 21 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
11 19 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
12 17 (0.10%) Summit
12 17 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 17 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
13 14 (0.085%) AquaLogic BPM
14 13 (0.079%) WebTrends
14 13 (0.079%) Markit EDM
15 11 (0.067%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 459 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 419 (2.54%) SaaS
3 201 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
4 134 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 107 (0.65%) GitHub
6 83 (0.50%) PaaS
7 73 (0.44%) IaaS
8 63 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 51 (0.31%) Joyent
10 43 (0.26%) Force.com
11 38 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
12 31 (0.19%) Amazon S3
13 25 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 25 (0.15%) ElastiCache
14 20 (0.12%) Google App Engine
15 16 (0.097%) AWS Data Pipeline
16 15 (0.091%) Rackspace Cloud
17 13 (0.079%) Google Apps
18 11 (0.067%) Heroku
19 6 (0.036%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 646 (3.92%) HTTP
2 570 (3.46%) Internet
3 448 (2.72%) TCP/IP
4 256 (1.55%) Firewall
5 171 (1.04%) DNS
6 126 (0.76%) SAN
7 125 (0.76%) LDAP
8 108 (0.65%) SSL
9 96 (0.58%) SSH
10 94 (0.57%) SNMP
11 82 (0.50%) WAN
12 80 (0.49%) VPN
13 77 (0.47%) LAN
14 66 (0.40%) NAS
15 62 (0.38%) Intranet
16 59 (0.36%) SMTP
17 54 (0.33%) FTP
18 45 (0.27%) DHCP
19 44 (0.27%) AMQP
19 44 (0.27%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1762 (10.69%) MySQL
2 1746 (10.59%) SQL Server
3 1516 (9.19%) Big Data
4 1301 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 1200 (7.28%) Hadoop
6 1060 (6.43%) NoSQL
7 839 (5.09%) MongoDB
8 603 (3.66%) RDBMS
9 529 (3.21%) Oracle Database
10 444 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 375 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
12 349 (2.12%) Apache Hive
13 307 (1.86%) Redis
14 280 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
15 270 (1.64%) DB2
16 233 (1.41%) HBase
17 229 (1.39%) Data Mining
18 160 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
19 159 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 150 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1356 (8.22%) Git (software)
2 1301 (7.89%) Maven
3 1248 (7.57%) JUnit
4 1211 (7.34%) Selenium
5 1113 (6.75%) Subversion
6 994 (6.03%) Jenkins
7 699 (4.24%) Eclipse
8 670 (4.06%) JIRA
9 632 (3.83%) Cucumber
10 563 (3.41%) Ant
11 530 (3.21%) WebDriver
12 305 (1.85%) Hudson
13 228 (1.38%) Visual Studio
14 222 (1.35%) Mockito
15 184 (1.12%) Mercurial
16 180 (1.09%) TeamCity
17 159 (0.96%) SoapUI
18 145 (0.88%) Xcode
19 143 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 137 (0.83%) JBehave
General
1 4649 (28.19%) Finance
2 2127 (12.90%) Banking
3 1381 (8.37%) Front Office
4 992 (6.02%) Investment Banking
5 914 (5.54%) Games
6 770 (4.67%) Retail
7 588 (3.57%) Marketing
8 554 (3.36%) Telecoms
9 424 (2.57%) Publishing
10 364 (2.21%) Advertising
11 326 (1.98%) Financial Institution
12 270 (1.64%) Back Office
13 136 (0.82%) Law
14 117 (0.71%) Legal
15 94 (0.57%) Manufacturing
16 68 (0.41%) Billing
17 57 (0.35%) Multimedia
18 53 (0.32%) Online Betting
19 52 (0.32%) French Language
20 49 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9368 (56.81%) Developer
2 5160 (31.29%) Java Developer
3 1768 (10.72%) Senior Developer
4 1284 (7.79%) Analyst
5 1124 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 1114 (6.76%) Architect
7 817 (4.95%) Consultant
8 709 (4.30%) Software Developer
9 693 (4.20%) Software Engineer
10 482 (2.92%) Programmer
11 457 (2.77%) Applications Support
12 423 (2.57%) Android Developer
13 415 (2.52%) Junior
14 370 (2.24%) Graduate
15 359 (2.18%) Lead Developer
16 358 (2.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 355 (2.15%) Web Developer
18 353 (2.14%) Support Analyst
19 345 (2.09%) C# Developer
20 342 (2.07%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3531 (21.41%) HTML
2 3401 (20.62%) Spring
3 2555 (15.49%) XML
4 2554 (15.49%) CSS
5 2345 (14.22%) Web Services
6 2274 (13.79%) J2EE
7 2190 (13.28%) .NET
8 2017 (12.23%) Hibernate
9 1405 (8.52%) HTML5
10 1357 (8.23%) jQuery
11 1186 (7.19%) REST
12 1100 (6.67%) SOAP
13 954 (5.79%) JSP
14 929 (5.63%) Ajax
15 912 (5.53%) JSON
16 897 (5.44%) Java EE
17 822 (4.98%) RESTful
18 721 (4.37%) JMS
19 682 (4.14%) CSS3
20 673 (4.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2431 (14.74%) Computer Science
2 1415 (8.58%) Open Source
3 907 (5.50%) Mathematics
4 875 (5.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 706 (4.28%) Mobile App
6 612 (3.71%) Derivative
7 570 (3.46%) Equities
8 507 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
9 446 (2.70%) Fixed Income
10 430 (2.61%) Hedge funds
11 319 (1.93%) Physics
12 315 (1.91%) Visualisation
13 277 (1.68%) Client/Server
14 262 (1.59%) Statistics
15 233 (1.41%) iPhone
16 218 (1.32%) Social Media
17 212 (1.29%) Digital Media
18 178 (1.08%) Blackberry
19 177 (1.07%) iPad
20 171 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3525 (21.38%) Linux
2 2464 (14.94%) UNIX
3 1558 (9.45%) Windows
4 1387 (8.41%) Android
5 958 (5.81%) Apple iOS
6 360 (2.18%) Solaris
7 191 (1.16%) CentOS
8 190 (1.15%) Ubuntu
9 153 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 126 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 104 (0.63%) Debian
12 101 (0.61%) Windows Phone
13 84 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 74 (0.45%) Mac OS X
15 51 (0.31%) AIX
16 44 (0.27%) Windows 7
17 40 (0.24%) Windows XP
18 30 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
19 28 (0.17%) SUSE
20 27 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3472 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
2 3390 (20.56%) OO
3 3189 (19.34%) TDD
4 2394 (14.52%) Software Engineering
5 2298 (13.94%) Scrum
6 1939 (11.76%) Multithreading
7 1835 (11.13%) E-Commerce
8 1530 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
9 1334 (8.09%) BDD
10 1266 (7.68%) MVC
11 1114 (6.76%) OOP
12 1000 (6.06%) SOA
13 990 (6.00%) Analytics
14 908 (5.51%) Low Latency
15 853 (5.17%) DevOps
16 764 (4.63%) Android Development
17 745 (4.52%) Unit Testing
18 696 (4.22%) Project Management
19 647 (3.92%) Web Development
20 593 (3.60%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4875 (29.56%) SQL
2 3972 (24.09%) JavaScript
3 2776 (16.83%) C#
4 2540 (15.40%) C++
5 2279 (13.82%) Python
6 1444 (8.76%) PHP
7 1335 (8.10%) Ruby
8 1067 (6.47%) Scala
9 1043 (6.33%) Perl
10 812 (4.92%) C
11 544 (3.30%) PL/SQL
12 528 (3.20%) Bash Shell
13 511 (3.10%) Shell Script
14 377 (2.29%) Groovy
15 370 (2.24%) Objective-C
16 346 (2.10%) R
17 269 (1.63%) VB
18 262 (1.59%) T-SQL
19 255 (1.55%) VBA
20 212 (1.29%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3450 (20.92%) Degree
2 431 (2.61%) PhD
3 179 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 123 (0.75%) ISEB
5 82 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 80 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 62 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 49 (0.30%) DV Cleared
9 47 (0.29%) Sun Certification
10 40 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 39 (0.24%) PMI Certification
12 35 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 33 (0.20%) CISSP
14 31 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 30 (0.18%) PMP
16 22 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
16 22 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
17 18 (0.11%) CCNA
18 17 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 15 (0.091%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1595 (9.67%) QA
2 113 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 104 (0.63%) SLA
4 58 (0.35%) PCI DSS
5 42 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.11%) HL7
7 14 (0.085%) Dodd-Frank
8 12 (0.073%) EMIR
9 11 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (0.061%) WCAG
10 10 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (0.055%) TickIT
11 9 (0.055%) Basel III
12 8 (0.049%) ISO 14001
13 7 (0.042%) ISO 8583
14 6 (0.036%) CRD IV
15 5 (0.030%) IAS 39
16 4 (0.024%) COBIT
17 3 (0.018%) WAI
17 3 (0.018%) Solvency II
System Software
1 186 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 78 (0.47%) Varnish
4 77 (0.47%) HDFS
5 64 (0.39%) KVM
6 57 (0.35%) NFS
7 53 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
8 51 (0.31%) vSphere
9 31 (0.19%) Hyper-V
10 24 (0.15%) vCloud
10 24 (0.15%) VMware ESX
11 22 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
12 20 (0.12%) Apache Flume
13 19 (0.12%) Docker
14 18 (0.11%) Xen
15 17 (0.10%) SRDF
16 15 (0.091%) Squid
17 13 (0.079%) Oracle RMAN
18 11 (0.067%) XenApp
19 9 (0.055%) Samba
Systems Management
1 605 (3.67%) Puppet
2 536 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
3 224 (1.36%) Nagios
4 85 (0.52%) ZABBIX
5 83 (0.50%) logstash
6 75 (0.45%) Ansible
7 60 (0.36%) Opsview
8 47 (0.29%) Zenoss
9 45 (0.27%) HAProxy
10 43 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
11 41 (0.25%) Vagrant
11 41 (0.25%) Salt
12 26 (0.16%) Munin
13 24 (0.15%) StatsD
13 24 (0.15%) YUM
14 23 (0.14%) Control-M
14 23 (0.14%) Kibana
15 20 (0.12%) Cacti
15 20 (0.12%) Ganglia
16 19 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3110 (18.86%) Oracle
2 968 (5.87%) Microsoft
3 770 (4.67%) JBoss
4 674 (4.09%) Google
5 517 (3.14%) Sybase
6 408 (2.47%) IBM
7 388 (2.35%) Adobe
8 385 (2.33%) TIBCO
9 305 (1.85%) SAP
10 300 (1.82%) Facebook
11 297 (1.80%) Red Hat
12 294 (1.78%) VMware
13 278 (1.69%) hybris
14 192 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
15 157 (0.95%) ATG
16 153 (0.93%) HP
17 140 (0.85%) Informatica
18 137 (0.83%) Sun
19 129 (0.78%) JD Edwards
20 125 (0.76%) 29West
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum good pension health care life assura
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Talent Source Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum £80-90K base with Bonus from 0-20% o
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Based On Experience + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum £20,000 to £28,000 + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical, etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Resource Solutions - Nomura
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago