The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 8664 7637 10583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.50% 16.78% 18.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.10% 30.78% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7277 6501 9290
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26991 24809 30418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.51% 54.52% 54.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22856 21353 27068
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 2219 £60,000 +8.10% 416
Bromley +9 38 £54,500 -11.02%
Kingston Upon Thames +8 33 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Surbiton +8 32 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Canary Wharf -10 29 £80,000 -12.32% 1
Docklands, London +5 28 £75,000 +36.36%
Hounslow +2 24 £52,500 +15.38% 5
Uxbridge +16 16 £40,000 +34.45% 1
Hammersmith +7 16 £30,000 -40.00% 3
Wimbledon +3 16 £40,000 -
Chiswick 0 16 £39,750 -43.21%
Croydon -15 15 £41,000 -12.76% 5
Teddington -2 12 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Clapham - 12 £60,000 -
Ealing 0 11 £37,457 -37.57% 2
Chessington +1 9 £55,000 +57.14%
Mayfair - 7 £80,000 -
Wembley -6 5 £51,000 -0.48% 4
Hayes -5 4 £75,000 +66.66% 9
Harrow - 4 £42,500 - 4
Romford - 4 £62,500 - 2
Coulsdon - 4 - -
Sidcup - 3 £41,000 -
Ilford - 3 £31,000 -
Southwark 0 2 £50,000 -47.36%
Twickenham -14 2 £45,000 - 2
Westminster - 2 £60,000 -
Greenford - 2 £40,000 - 2
Paddington +8 1 £90,000 +200.00%
Feltham +1 1 - -
Barnet -1 1 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Bexleyheath - 1 £52,500 -
Brentford - 1 - - 1
Enfield - 1 - - 3
Orpington - 1 £52,500 -
West Drayton - 1 £40,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4830 (29.67%) SQL
2 4576 (28.11%) Finance
3 3706 (22.76%) JavaScript
4 3629 (22.29%) HTML
5 3598 (22.10%) Spring
6 3551 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
7 3438 (21.12%) Linux
8 3407 (20.93%) Degree
9 3347 (20.56%) Oracle
10 3194 (19.62%) OO
11 3023 (18.57%) TDD
12 2879 (17.68%) C#
13 2566 (15.76%) UNIX
14 2501 (15.36%) XML
15 2486 (15.27%) CSS
16 2394 (14.70%) J2EE
17 2392 (14.69%) Web Services
18 2391 (14.69%) Computer Science
19 2275 (13.97%) C++
20 2244 (13.78%) Scrum
21 2206 (13.55%) Hibernate
22 2154 (13.23%) Software Engineering
23 2092 (12.85%) Python
24 2075 (12.74%) Banking
25 2032 (12.48%) .NET
26 1899 (11.66%) E-Commerce
27 1744 (10.71%) MySQL
28 1680 (10.32%) HTML5
29 1655 (10.17%) Multithreading
30 1553 (9.54%) Windows

Java
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1491 (9.16%) Tomcat
2 1154 (7.09%) Apache
3 569 (3.49%) WebSphere
4 529 (3.25%) WebLogic
5 484 (2.97%) CMS
6 372 (2.28%) Node.js
7 256 (1.57%) Apache Solr
8 247 (1.52%) IIS
8 247 (1.52%) Adobe CQ
9 174 (1.07%) Apache Pig
10 170 (1.04%) Alfresco
11 161 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
12 158 (0.97%) SharePoint
13 153 (0.94%) Confluence
14 137 (0.84%) Jetty
15 134 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
16 128 (0.79%) MQSeries
16 128 (0.79%) TIBCO EMS
17 118 (0.72%) Drupal
18 105 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 568 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 188 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 145 (0.89%) MS Office
4 94 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 73 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 54 (0.33%) MS Visio
7 43 (0.26%) SPSS
8 28 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
9 22 (0.14%) MS Project
10 19 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
11 10 (0.061%) Mathematica
12 8 (0.049%) Stata
13 5 (0.031%) Fireworks
14 4 (0.025%) S-PLUS
14 4 (0.025%) InDesign
15 3 (0.018%) Doxygen
15 3 (0.018%) Mingle
16 2 (0.012%) Weka
16 2 (0.012%) Blender
16 2 (0.012%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 134 (0.82%) Magento
2 110 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
3 89 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
4 82 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
5 69 (0.42%) Google Analytics
6 50 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
7 43 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
8 37 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
9 35 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
10 29 (0.18%) TIBCO iProcess
11 28 (0.17%) Front Arena
12 23 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
12 23 (0.14%) ION MarketView
13 22 (0.14%) Summit
14 18 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
14 18 (0.11%) Fredhopper
15 17 (0.10%) RMDS
16 16 (0.098%) Oracle EBS R12
17 15 (0.092%) Sophis RISQUE
18 14 (0.086%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 430 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 381 (2.34%) SaaS
3 265 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
4 170 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
5 109 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 103 (0.63%) GitHub
7 57 (0.35%) PaaS
8 44 (0.27%) Google App Engine
9 37 (0.23%) IaaS
10 36 (0.22%) Joyent
10 36 (0.22%) Force.com
11 33 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 33 (0.20%) Google Apps
12 24 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
13 21 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
14 16 (0.098%) Rackspace Cloud
15 9 (0.055%) Route 53
16 7 (0.043%) SuccessFactors
16 7 (0.043%) Taleo
16 7 (0.043%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 742 (4.56%) Internet
2 536 (3.29%) HTTP
3 322 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 222 (1.36%) Firewall
5 193 (1.19%) DNS
6 148 (0.91%) LDAP
7 146 (0.90%) SAN
8 133 (0.82%) SSL
9 89 (0.55%) VPN
10 81 (0.50%) NAS
11 76 (0.47%) SNMP
12 71 (0.44%) SSH
13 68 (0.42%) LAN
14 67 (0.41%) WAN
15 65 (0.40%) Broadband
16 48 (0.29%) Intranet
17 44 (0.27%) AMQP
18 43 (0.26%) DHCP
19 41 (0.25%) SMTP
19 41 (0.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1744 (10.71%) MySQL
2 1516 (9.31%) Big Data
3 1337 (8.21%) Relational Database
4 1324 (8.13%) SQL Server
5 1121 (6.89%) Hadoop
6 975 (5.99%) NoSQL
7 895 (5.50%) MongoDB
8 726 (4.46%) RDBMS
9 565 (3.47%) Oracle Database
10 411 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 356 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
12 343 (2.11%) Apache Hive
13 297 (1.82%) DB2
14 234 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
15 223 (1.37%) Redis
16 222 (1.36%) HBase
17 197 (1.21%) Data Mining
18 179 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
19 124 (0.76%) KDB
20 118 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1413 (8.68%) Maven
2 1332 (8.18%) Git (software)
3 1241 (7.62%) JUnit
4 1224 (7.52%) Selenium
5 1214 (7.46%) Subversion
6 782 (4.80%) Jenkins
7 657 (4.04%) JIRA
8 656 (4.03%) Eclipse
9 607 (3.73%) Ant
10 526 (3.23%) WebDriver
11 448 (2.75%) Cucumber
12 349 (2.14%) Hudson
13 248 (1.52%) Mercurial
14 218 (1.34%) Mockito
15 189 (1.16%) Visual Studio
16 177 (1.09%) SoapUI
17 160 (0.98%) Xcode
18 155 (0.95%) TeamCity
19 152 (0.93%) JMeter
20 141 (0.87%) FitNesse
General
1 4576 (28.11%) Finance
2 2075 (12.74%) Banking
3 1269 (7.79%) Front Office
4 1151 (7.07%) Games
5 901 (5.53%) Investment Banking
6 762 (4.68%) Retail
7 579 (3.56%) Marketing
8 565 (3.47%) Telecoms
9 401 (2.46%) Publishing
10 292 (1.79%) Advertising
11 269 (1.65%) Financial Institution
12 176 (1.08%) Back Office
13 140 (0.86%) Online Betting
14 139 (0.85%) Law
15 123 (0.76%) Legal
16 113 (0.69%) Manufacturing
17 61 (0.37%) French Language
17 61 (0.37%) German Language
18 54 (0.33%) Billing
19 43 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9357 (57.47%) Developer
2 5130 (31.51%) Java Developer
3 1953 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 1387 (8.52%) Architect
5 1132 (6.95%) Senior Java Developer
6 1125 (6.91%) Analyst
7 765 (4.70%) Software Engineer
8 695 (4.27%) Consultant
9 687 (4.22%) Programmer
10 644 (3.96%) Software Developer
11 454 (2.79%) Applications Support
12 422 (2.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 399 (2.45%) Web Developer
14 397 (2.44%) Technical Architect
15 387 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
16 376 (2.31%) Java Programmer
17 365 (2.24%) Junior
18 359 (2.21%) Support Analyst
19 352 (2.16%) C# Developer
20 349 (2.14%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3629 (22.29%) HTML
2 3598 (22.10%) Spring
3 2501 (15.36%) XML
4 2486 (15.27%) CSS
5 2394 (14.70%) J2EE
6 2392 (14.69%) Web Services
7 2206 (13.55%) Hibernate
8 2032 (12.48%) .NET
9 1680 (10.32%) HTML5
10 1385 (8.51%) jQuery
11 1113 (6.84%) REST
12 1076 (6.61%) SOAP
13 979 (6.01%) Java EE
14 974 (5.98%) JSP
15 872 (5.36%) JSON
16 852 (5.23%) Ajax
17 804 (4.94%) CSS3
18 800 (4.91%) RESTful
19 731 (4.49%) Middleware
20 697 (4.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2391 (14.69%) Computer Science
2 1384 (8.50%) Open Source
3 897 (5.51%) Mathematics
4 878 (5.39%) Mobile App
5 778 (4.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 710 (4.36%) Derivative
7 604 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
8 532 (3.27%) Equities
9 467 (2.87%) Fixed Income
10 429 (2.63%) Hedge funds
11 341 (2.09%) Physics
12 286 (1.76%) Social Media
13 281 (1.73%) Visualisation
14 275 (1.69%) Statistics
15 273 (1.68%) Equity Derivative
16 270 (1.66%) Client/Server
17 241 (1.48%) Online Games
18 220 (1.35%) iPhone
19 208 (1.28%) Blackberry
20 202 (1.24%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3438 (21.12%) Linux
2 2566 (15.76%) UNIX
3 1553 (9.54%) Windows
4 1452 (8.92%) Android
5 1157 (7.11%) Apple iOS
6 273 (1.68%) Solaris
7 251 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 204 (1.25%) CentOS
9 165 (1.01%) Ubuntu
10 161 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 101 (0.62%) Windows Phone
12 100 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 94 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
14 83 (0.51%) Debian
15 69 (0.42%) AIX
16 68 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
17 53 (0.33%) Windows XP
18 51 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
19 41 (0.25%) Windows 7
20 35 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3551 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
2 3194 (19.62%) OO
3 3023 (18.57%) TDD
4 2244 (13.78%) Scrum
5 2154 (13.23%) Software Engineering
6 1899 (11.66%) E-Commerce
7 1655 (10.17%) Multithreading
8 1404 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
9 1358 (8.34%) MVC
10 1157 (7.11%) BDD
11 1117 (6.86%) SOA
12 1026 (6.30%) OOP
13 936 (5.75%) Analytics
14 816 (5.01%) Low Latency
15 799 (4.91%) Project Management
16 702 (4.31%) Unit Testing
17 655 (4.02%) Web Development
18 644 (3.96%) Android Development
19 577 (3.54%) Test Automation
20 543 (3.34%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4830 (29.67%) SQL
2 3706 (22.76%) JavaScript
3 2879 (17.68%) C#
4 2275 (13.97%) C++
5 2092 (12.85%) Python
6 1435 (8.81%) PHP
7 1364 (8.38%) Ruby
8 1215 (7.46%) Perl
9 1198 (7.36%) Scala
10 771 (4.74%) C
11 604 (3.71%) PL/SQL
12 573 (3.52%) Shell Script
13 468 (2.87%) Bash Shell
14 439 (2.70%) Objective-C
15 428 (2.63%) Groovy
16 322 (1.98%) Clojure
17 300 (1.84%) R
18 284 (1.74%) F#
19 197 (1.21%) VBA
20 196 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 3407 (20.93%) Degree
2 314 (1.93%) PhD
3 149 (0.92%) ISEB
4 148 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 101 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
6 71 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 64 (0.39%) SC Cleared
8 59 (0.36%) HND
9 53 (0.33%) PMI Certification
10 52 (0.32%) DV Cleared
11 51 (0.31%) Sun Certification
12 39 (0.24%) PMP
13 31 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (0.15%) CISSP
14 24 (0.15%) HNC
14 24 (0.15%) RHCE
15 18 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
15 18 (0.11%) CEH
16 17 (0.10%) CCNA
17 16 (0.098%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1526 (9.37%) QA
2 92 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 87 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 60 (0.37%) SLA
5 25 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 24 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 17 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 14 (0.086%) HL7
9 13 (0.080%) Basel III
10 11 (0.068%) Dodd-Frank
11 8 (0.049%) ISO 8583
12 7 (0.043%) COBIT
12 7 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 7 (0.043%) BS7799
13 6 (0.037%) ISO 14001
14 4 (0.025%) TickIT
14 4 (0.025%) Solvency II
15 3 (0.018%) EMIR
15 3 (0.018%) MiFID
15 3 (0.018%) WAI
System Software
1 195 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 171 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 71 (0.44%) Varnish
4 68 (0.42%) KVM
5 58 (0.36%) NFS
6 46 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
7 44 (0.27%) vCloud
8 39 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 39 (0.24%) VMware ESX
9 32 (0.20%) Hyper-V
10 30 (0.18%) vSphere
11 28 (0.17%) Apache Flume
12 25 (0.15%) Samba
13 24 (0.15%) Xen
14 23 (0.14%) Sendmail
14 23 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
15 22 (0.14%) Squid
16 16 (0.098%) Platform Symphony
16 16 (0.098%) XenServer
17 15 (0.092%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 600 (3.69%) Puppet
2 448 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
3 215 (1.32%) Nagios
4 67 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
5 58 (0.36%) Vagrant
6 55 (0.34%) ZABBIX
7 52 (0.32%) HAProxy
8 40 (0.25%) SCOM
9 37 (0.23%) Cacti
10 33 (0.20%) CFEngine
11 32 (0.20%) Zenoss
12 31 (0.19%) Ansible
13 28 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 25 (0.15%) Ganglia
15 24 (0.15%) YUM
16 20 (0.12%) Tivoli
16 20 (0.12%) MOM
17 19 (0.12%) Control-M
18 18 (0.11%) Munin
18 18 (0.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 3347 (20.56%) Oracle
2 881 (5.41%) JBoss
3 867 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 721 (4.43%) Google
5 534 (3.28%) Sybase
6 494 (3.03%) TIBCO
7 379 (2.33%) Adobe
8 359 (2.21%) SAP
9 358 (2.20%) IBM
10 347 (2.13%) Red Hat
11 309 (1.90%) VMware
12 295 (1.81%) Facebook
13 255 (1.57%) hybris
14 195 (1.20%) JD Edwards
15 177 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
16 176 (1.08%) Zend
17 160 (0.98%) HP
18 158 (0.97%) ATG
19 131 (0.80%) Twitter
20 112 (0.69%) Informatica
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £75 - £100 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Exceptional
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £72500 - £77500 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + 8k On call
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Citi
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + Market Rates
Posted: 4 hours ago