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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 7119 8549 7633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.93% 17.37% 16.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.59% 31.91% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 7215 6551
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 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
23269 26794 24440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.06% 54.44% 54.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19917 22828 21115
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 £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 1628 £60,000 - 305
Docklands, London +4 38 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +6 36 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Ealing +1 26 £51,500 +11.40% 3
Bromley +8 21 £50,000 -7.40% 1
Canary Wharf -3 21 £56,250 -29.68%
Wimbledon -3 17 £49,250 +23.12%
Brentford +7 16 £65,000 - 3
Surbiton -4 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Twickenham +7 13 £60,000 +33.33%
Bermondsey - 10 - -
Hounslow +4 9 £45,000 -14.28% 6
Westminster +14 8 £50,000 -16.66%
West Drayton +4 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Croydon -2 6 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Chiswick -10 5 £44,000 +8.64%
Harrow +9 4 £60,000 +41.17%
Teddington -1 4 £37,000 -26.00% 1
Mayfair -1 4 £45,000 -43.75%
Feltham -3 4 £55,000 - 1
Hammersmith -21 4 £44,250 -26.25% 2
Enfield +2 3 £23,000 -
Hayes -1 2 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Uxbridge -14 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Chessington -15 2 £35,000 -17.64%
Paddington - 2 £60,000 -
Sidcup -4 1 - -
New Malden - 1 £47,500 -
Pinner - 1 £54,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5825 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
2 4123 (30.65%) Finance
3 4053 (30.13%) SQL
4 3245 (24.12%) Spring
5 3043 (22.62%) JavaScript
6 2903 (21.58%) Linux
7 2744 (20.40%) TDD
8 2517 (18.71%) Oracle
9 2478 (18.42%) Degree
10 2437 (18.12%) HTML
11 2167 (16.11%) C#
12 2125 (15.80%) OO
13 2084 (15.49%) Web Services
14 2006 (14.91%) XML
15 1886 (14.02%) Scrum
16 1845 (13.72%) UNIX
17 1807 (13.43%) Python
18 1768 (13.14%) E-Commerce
19 1725 (12.82%) CSS
20 1719 (12.78%) Banking
21 1707 (12.69%) Computer Science
22 1706 (12.68%) C++
23 1696 (12.61%) Software Engineering
24 1663 (12.36%) J2EE
25 1647 (12.24%) .NET
26 1635 (12.15%) Hibernate
27 1492 (11.09%) Multithreading
28 1373 (10.21%) Continuous Integration
29 1322 (9.83%) BDD
30 1300 (9.66%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 1126 (8.37%) Tomcat
2 882 (6.56%) Apache
3 700 (5.20%) WebSphere
4 584 (4.34%) JBoss
5 523 (3.89%) WebLogic
6 493 (3.66%) Node.js
7 326 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
8 285 (2.12%) Apache Solr
9 274 (2.04%) CMS
10 221 (1.64%) IIS
11 210 (1.56%) Apache Spark
12 173 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
13 144 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 143 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
15 140 (1.04%) Confluence
16 138 (1.03%) Apache Pig
17 137 (1.02%) GlassFish
18 135 (1.00%) OpenStack
19 129 (0.96%) SharePoint
20 122 (0.91%) MQSeries
Applications
1 438 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 59 (0.44%) MS Office
3 43 (0.32%) MS Project
4 41 (0.30%) SPSS
5 39 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 30 (0.22%) MS Visio
7 26 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 16 (0.12%) Mathematica
9 15 (0.11%) Weka
10 11 (0.082%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.030%) Mingle
12 4 (0.030%) PowerPivot
12 4 (0.030%) CPLEX
12 4 (0.030%) Open Workbench
12 4 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.022%) FastStats
13 3 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.022%) FrameMaker
14 2 (0.015%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 117 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
2 83 (0.62%) RMDS
3 45 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 32 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
5 28 (0.21%) Sophis RISQUE
6 27 (0.20%) Magento
7 24 (0.18%) Summit
8 23 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
9 21 (0.16%) Fredhopper
10 14 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
10 14 (0.10%) TIBCO iProcess
10 14 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 11 (0.082%) Oracle Cash Management
13 10 (0.074%) ION MarketView
13 10 (0.074%) Endur
13 10 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
14 9 (0.067%) Cognos TM1
14 9 (0.067%) Adaptiv
14 9 (0.067%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 799 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
2 291 (2.16%) SaaS
3 161 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 116 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
5 108 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 96 (0.71%) PaaS
7 84 (0.62%) GitHub
8 74 (0.55%) IaaS
9 61 (0.45%) Force.com
10 52 (0.39%) Amazon S3
11 46 (0.34%) Google Analytics
12 42 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
13 32 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
14 29 (0.22%) Heroku
15 28 (0.21%) SoftLayer
15 28 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
16 18 (0.13%) OpenShift
16 18 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 17 (0.13%) Google Apps
18 16 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 559 (4.16%) HTTP
2 464 (3.45%) Internet
3 292 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 181 (1.35%) Firewall
5 151 (1.12%) SAN
6 150 (1.12%) DNS
7 122 (0.91%) WAN
8 121 (0.90%) LDAP
9 114 (0.85%) LAN
10 94 (0.70%) Multicast
11 84 (0.62%) VPN
12 82 (0.61%) SSL
13 79 (0.59%) NAS
14 73 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
15 72 (0.54%) SNMP
16 62 (0.46%) FCoE
17 52 (0.39%) iSCSI
18 47 (0.35%) Intranet
18 47 (0.35%) FTP
19 44 (0.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1284 (9.55%) MySQL
2 1277 (9.49%) SQL Server
3 1179 (8.76%) Big Data
4 1177 (8.75%) NoSQL
5 982 (7.30%) Hadoop
6 924 (6.87%) Relational Database
7 921 (6.85%) MongoDB
8 525 (3.90%) RDBMS
9 438 (3.26%) Oracle Database
10 430 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 322 (2.39%) DB2
12 295 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
13 284 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
14 274 (2.04%) Apache Hive
15 270 (2.01%) Redis
16 259 (1.93%) HBase
17 190 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
18 123 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
19 119 (0.88%) Couchbase
20 100 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1300 (9.66%) Git (software)
2 1207 (8.97%) Maven
3 994 (7.39%) Selenium
4 938 (6.97%) Jenkins
5 867 (6.45%) JUnit
6 699 (5.20%) Subversion
7 670 (4.98%) JIRA
8 624 (4.64%) Eclipse
9 620 (4.61%) Cucumber
10 517 (3.84%) WebDriver
11 449 (3.34%) Ant
12 261 (1.94%) Mockito
13 224 (1.67%) Hudson
14 190 (1.41%) TeamCity
15 169 (1.26%) TestNG
16 153 (1.14%) Mercurial
16 153 (1.14%) JBehave
17 147 (1.09%) Visual Studio
18 145 (1.08%) Gradle
19 118 (0.88%) JMeter
General
1 4123 (30.65%) Finance
2 1719 (12.78%) Banking
3 922 (6.85%) Front Office
4 867 (6.45%) Retail
5 585 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 558 (4.15%) Games
7 436 (3.24%) Telecoms
8 400 (2.97%) Marketing
9 254 (1.89%) Financial Institution
10 220 (1.64%) Back Office
11 210 (1.56%) Publishing
12 203 (1.51%) Advertising
13 169 (1.26%) Law
14 154 (1.14%) Legal
15 111 (0.83%) Online Betting
16 67 (0.50%) Manufacturing
17 43 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
18 40 (0.30%) Automotive
19 38 (0.28%) Electronics
20 33 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7309 (54.33%) Developer
2 4235 (31.48%) Java Developer
3 1496 (11.12%) Senior Developer
4 1217 (9.05%) Architect
5 986 (7.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 847 (6.30%) Analyst
7 683 (5.08%) Consultant
8 553 (4.11%) Software Developer
9 551 (4.10%) Software Engineer
10 475 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
11 379 (2.82%) Junior
12 376 (2.80%) Android Developer
13 328 (2.44%) Programmer
14 326 (2.42%) Applications Support
15 314 (2.33%) Tester
16 290 (2.16%) Support Analyst
17 275 (2.04%) Junior Developer
18 269 (2.00%) C# Developer
19 267 (1.98%) DevOps Engineer
20 245 (1.82%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3245 (24.12%) Spring
2 2437 (18.12%) HTML
3 2084 (15.49%) Web Services
4 2006 (14.91%) XML
5 1725 (12.82%) CSS
6 1663 (12.36%) J2EE
7 1647 (12.24%) .NET
8 1635 (12.15%) Hibernate
9 1106 (8.22%) REST
10 891 (6.62%) HTML5
11 886 (6.59%) jQuery
12 850 (6.32%) SOAP
13 739 (5.49%) JSON
14 734 (5.46%) RESTful
15 689 (5.12%) JMS
16 684 (5.08%) Middleware
17 660 (4.91%) Java EE
18 646 (4.80%) JSP
19 519 (3.86%) Ajax
20 505 (3.75%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1707 (12.69%) Computer Science
2 1107 (8.23%) Open Source
3 1031 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
4 591 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 545 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 532 (3.95%) Algorithms
7 506 (3.76%) Mathematics
8 433 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
9 412 (3.06%) User Experience
10 411 (3.06%) Derivative
11 406 (3.02%) Data Structures
12 384 (2.85%) Equities
13 333 (2.48%) Fixed Income
14 290 (2.16%) Hedge funds
15 246 (1.83%) Client/Server
16 176 (1.31%) Management Information System
17 168 (1.25%) Social Media
17 168 (1.25%) Physics
18 151 (1.12%) Grid Computing
19 148 (1.10%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2903 (21.58%) Linux
2 1845 (13.72%) UNIX
3 1186 (8.82%) Windows
4 997 (7.41%) Android
5 650 (4.83%) Apple iOS
6 252 (1.87%) Solaris
7 213 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 207 (1.54%) CentOS
9 181 (1.35%) Ubuntu
10 105 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 84 (0.62%) Debian
12 59 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 56 (0.42%) AIX
14 41 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
14 41 (0.30%) Windows Phone
15 38 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
17 25 (0.19%) Windows 7
18 24 (0.18%) Windows XP
19 19 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5825 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
2 2744 (20.40%) TDD
3 2125 (15.80%) OO
4 1886 (14.02%) Scrum
5 1768 (13.14%) E-Commerce
6 1696 (12.61%) Software Engineering
7 1492 (11.09%) Multithreading
8 1373 (10.21%) Continuous Integration
9 1322 (9.83%) BDD
10 1063 (7.90%) MVC
11 951 (7.07%) SOA
12 798 (5.93%) DevOps
13 772 (5.74%) Analytics
14 645 (4.79%) Mentoring
15 619 (4.60%) Android Development
16 582 (4.33%) Low Latency
17 574 (4.27%) OOP
18 531 (3.95%) Project Management
19 524 (3.90%) Web Development
20 513 (3.81%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4053 (30.13%) SQL
2 3043 (22.62%) JavaScript
3 2167 (16.11%) C#
4 1807 (13.43%) Python
5 1706 (12.68%) C++
6 1052 (7.82%) Scala
7 1046 (7.78%) Ruby
8 949 (7.05%) PHP
9 812 (6.04%) Perl
10 550 (4.09%) Bash Shell
11 528 (3.93%) C
12 451 (3.35%) PL/SQL
13 402 (2.99%) Groovy
14 381 (2.83%) Shell Script
15 281 (2.09%) Objective-C
16 177 (1.32%) T-SQL
17 163 (1.21%) Clojure
18 145 (1.08%) R
19 132 (0.98%) Go
20 130 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 2478 (18.42%) Degree
2 245 (1.82%) PhD
3 178 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 135 (1.00%) ISEB
5 83 (0.62%) ISTQB
6 81 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 60 (0.45%) DV Cleared
8 53 (0.39%) Sun Certification
9 40 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 39 (0.29%) PMI Certification
11 36 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 30 (0.22%) HND
13 26 (0.19%) CISSP
14 25 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
15 23 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
16 19 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (0.13%) CCNA
18 15 (0.11%) Postgraduate
19 12 (0.089%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 12 (0.089%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1272 (9.46%) QA
2 69 (0.51%) SLA
3 52 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 40 (0.30%) EMIR
5 36 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
6 34 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 20 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (0.13%) MiFID
9 17 (0.13%) Basel III
10 13 (0.097%) Data Quality
11 12 (0.089%) HL7
12 9 (0.067%) COBIT
13 8 (0.059%) Basel II
14 7 (0.052%) ISO 8583
14 7 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 7 (0.052%) PMBOK
15 5 (0.037%) Solvency II
16 4 (0.030%) WCAG
17 2 (0.015%) GCP
17 2 (0.015%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 194 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (0.82%) Docker
3 106 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 78 (0.58%) Active Directory
5 76 (0.56%) HDFS
6 70 (0.52%) NFS
7 62 (0.46%) SRDF
8 43 (0.32%) Squid
9 42 (0.31%) Varnish
10 38 (0.28%) KVM
11 36 (0.27%) vSphere
11 36 (0.27%) Apache Flume
12 35 (0.26%) XenServer
13 34 (0.25%) Hyper-V
13 34 (0.25%) Xen
14 27 (0.20%) VMware ESX
15 18 (0.13%) iptables
16 14 (0.10%) Platform Symphony
17 13 (0.097%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 13 (0.097%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 624 (4.64%) Puppet
2 529 (3.93%) Opscode Chef
3 238 (1.77%) Nagios
4 205 (1.52%) Ansible
5 112 (0.83%) Salt
6 94 (0.70%) ZABBIX
7 64 (0.48%) logstash
8 62 (0.46%) Vagrant
9 54 (0.40%) Graphite
10 47 (0.35%) Kibana
11 35 (0.26%) Data Guard
12 31 (0.23%) Ganglia
12 31 (0.23%) SELinux
12 31 (0.23%) Icinga
13 29 (0.22%) WSUS
13 29 (0.22%) Tivoli
14 27 (0.20%) HAProxy
15 24 (0.18%) StatsD
16 23 (0.17%) Oozie
16 23 (0.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2517 (18.71%) Oracle
2 718 (5.34%) Microsoft
3 503 (3.74%) IBM
4 446 (3.32%) TIBCO
5 422 (3.14%) Sybase
6 379 (2.82%) Google
7 344 (2.56%) hybris
8 308 (2.29%) Red Hat
9 272 (2.02%) VMware
10 235 (1.75%) ATG
11 202 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
12 167 (1.24%) SAP
13 164 (1.22%) Adobe
14 141 (1.05%) Demandware
15 131 (0.97%) Endeca
16 125 (0.93%) Cisco
17 120 (0.89%) HP
18 118 (0.88%) Informatica
19 102 (0.76%) Sun
20 101 (0.75%) DataSynapse
West London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bromley, Kent
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Cornwallis Elt Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago