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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 7414 8351 7763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.78% 17.35% 17.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.84% 32.48% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6290 7233 6573
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 £43,700 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.82% +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
23288 25710 23816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.70% 53.40% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20007 22218 20226
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 1763 £62,500 +8.69% 269
Docklands, London +3 31 £57,500 -20.68% 1
Ealing -11 21 £55,000 -8.33%
Croydon +7 19 £47,500 +20.25% 2
Hammersmith -1 19 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -3 18 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Brentford - 15 £72,500 - 2
Canary Wharf +2 14 £27,000 -73.00%
Wimbledon -3 14 £50,000 +25.00%
Hounslow -7 14 £51,250 -2.38% 1
Twickenham -7 14 £47,500 +5.55%
Surbiton +1 13 £47,500 -5.00%
Teddington -12 13 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Harrow +10 11 £46,500 +53.71% 1
Paddington +8 8 £55,000 -38.88%
Uxbridge -12 7 £66,500 +62.19% 2
Mayfair - 6 £50,000 -
Isleworth +5 5 £55,000 -24.13% 6
Feltham - 5 £47,500 - 4
New Malden -2 3 £47,500 +72.72%
Bromley -10 3 £72,500 +45.00% 3
Wembley +1 2 £61,250 +53.12%
Ruislip +3 1 £40,000 +14.28%
West Drayton -2 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Hayes -3 1 £67,500 -10.00%
Romford - 1 £47,500 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 6449 (44.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4571 (31.51%) Finance
3 4367 (30.10%) SQL
4 3401 (23.45%) JavaScript
5 3331 (22.96%) Spring
6 3072 (21.18%) Linux
7 3064 (21.12%) TDD
8 2912 (20.07%) Degree
9 2840 (19.58%) Oracle
10 2790 (19.23%) HTML
11 2611 (18.00%) C#
12 2332 (16.08%) OO
13 2217 (15.28%) Python
14 2197 (15.15%) Web Services
15 2106 (14.52%) Scrum
16 2052 (14.15%) C++
17 2036 (14.04%) Computer Science
18 2012 (13.87%) XML
19 1990 (13.72%) Software Engineering
20 1978 (13.64%) Banking
21 1929 (13.30%) UNIX
22 1911 (13.17%) .NET
23 1910 (13.17%) CSS
24 1759 (12.13%) E-Commerce
25 1667 (11.49%) J2EE
26 1623 (11.19%) Hibernate
27 1581 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
28 1514 (10.44%) BDD
29 1505 (10.38%) Multithreading
30 1459 (10.06%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (7.96%) Tomcat
2 897 (6.18%) Apache
3 691 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 559 (3.85%) JBoss
5 527 (3.63%) Node.js
6 456 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
7 446 (3.07%) WebLogic
8 388 (2.67%) Apache Solr
9 298 (2.05%) Apache Spark
10 249 (1.72%) CMS
11 248 (1.71%) IIS
12 199 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 185 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
14 171 (1.18%) SharePoint
15 169 (1.17%) Apache Pig
16 149 (1.03%) Confluence
17 142 (0.98%) SAS
18 140 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
19 130 (0.90%) nginx
19 130 (0.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 461 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 59 (0.41%) SPSS
3 58 (0.40%) MS Office
4 55 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 51 (0.35%) MS Project
6 40 (0.28%) MS Visio
7 36 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 26 (0.18%) Mathematica
9 16 (0.11%) FastStats
10 11 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
11 9 (0.062%) PowerPivot
12 8 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 8 (0.055%) GNU Octave
13 6 (0.041%) Weka
13 6 (0.041%) CPLEX
14 5 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
14 5 (0.034%) Adobe After Effects
15 3 (0.021%) S-PLUS
15 3 (0.021%) Mingle
16 2 (0.014%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 101 (0.70%) RMDS
1 101 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
2 39 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 29 (0.20%) Magento
4 26 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 26 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
5 25 (0.17%) Fredhopper
6 24 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
7 23 (0.16%) Summit
8 20 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
9 17 (0.12%) WebTrends
10 16 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 16 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
11 15 (0.10%) Endur
12 13 (0.090%) Oracle 11i
12 13 (0.090%) Cognos TM1
12 13 (0.090%) BASE24
12 13 (0.090%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 12 (0.083%) thinkFolio
14 11 (0.076%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 1059 (7.30%) Amazon AWS
2 387 (2.67%) SaaS
3 189 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 141 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 129 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
6 89 (0.61%) IaaS
7 88 (0.61%) GitHub
8 87 (0.60%) PaaS
9 81 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
10 64 (0.44%) Force.com
11 51 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 49 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
13 31 (0.21%) Google Analytics
14 26 (0.18%) Heroku
14 26 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
15 21 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 20 (0.14%) Sumo Logic
17 19 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 18 (0.12%) OpenShift
19 17 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 546 (3.76%) HTTP
2 531 (3.66%) Internet
3 305 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 166 (1.14%) DNS
5 158 (1.09%) Firewall
6 133 (0.92%) SAN
7 131 (0.90%) WAN
8 130 (0.90%) Multicast
9 125 (0.86%) LDAP
10 121 (0.83%) LAN
11 91 (0.63%) NAS
12 81 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
13 76 (0.52%) FCoE
13 76 (0.52%) ATM
14 71 (0.49%) SSL
15 70 (0.48%) Intranet
16 65 (0.45%) VPN
17 64 (0.44%) Network Security
18 57 (0.39%) iSCSI
19 54 (0.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1459 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 1277 (8.80%) MySQL
3 1266 (8.73%) Big Data
4 1253 (8.64%) NoSQL
5 1132 (7.80%) Relational Database
6 1070 (7.38%) Hadoop
7 1056 (7.28%) MongoDB
8 538 (3.71%) RDBMS
9 521 (3.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 473 (3.26%) Oracle Database
11 354 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
12 351 (2.42%) DB2
13 329 (2.27%) Apache Hive
14 325 (2.24%) HBase
15 292 (2.01%) Redis
16 274 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
17 208 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
18 148 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 146 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 127 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1452 (10.01%) Git (software)
2 1334 (9.20%) Maven
3 1157 (7.98%) Selenium
4 1126 (7.76%) Jenkins
5 1066 (7.35%) JUnit
6 769 (5.30%) Subversion
7 732 (5.05%) Cucumber
8 716 (4.94%) JIRA
9 594 (4.09%) WebDriver
10 555 (3.83%) Eclipse
11 408 (2.81%) Ant
12 345 (2.38%) Mockito
13 189 (1.30%) TestNG
14 186 (1.28%) Hudson
15 173 (1.19%) JBehave
16 170 (1.17%) JMeter
17 168 (1.16%) TeamCity
18 166 (1.14%) Gradle
19 154 (1.06%) Visual Studio
20 150 (1.03%) SoapUI
General
1 4571 (31.51%) Finance
2 1978 (13.64%) Banking
3 1015 (7.00%) Front Office
4 960 (6.62%) Retail
5 644 (4.44%) Investment Banking
6 630 (4.34%) Games
7 494 (3.41%) Telecoms
8 382 (2.63%) Marketing
9 318 (2.19%) Back Office
10 270 (1.86%) Publishing
11 234 (1.61%) Financial Institution
12 213 (1.47%) Law
13 173 (1.19%) Legal
14 166 (1.14%) Advertising
15 95 (0.65%) Online Betting
16 71 (0.49%) Manufacturing
17 44 (0.30%) Retail Banking
18 43 (0.30%) Automotive
19 42 (0.29%) Electronics
20 41 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8066 (55.60%) Developer
2 4474 (30.84%) Java Developer
3 1720 (11.86%) Senior Developer
4 1133 (7.81%) Architect
5 1088 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 894 (6.16%) Analyst
7 693 (4.78%) Consultant
8 556 (3.83%) Software Engineer
9 496 (3.42%) Software Developer
10 480 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
11 475 (3.27%) Junior
12 377 (2.60%) Android Developer
13 373 (2.57%) Junior Developer
14 368 (2.54%) Tester
15 367 (2.53%) Applications Support
16 347 (2.39%) C# Developer
17 334 (2.30%) Programmer
18 327 (2.25%) DevOps Engineer
19 315 (2.17%) Graduate
20 306 (2.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3331 (22.96%) Spring
2 2790 (19.23%) HTML
3 2197 (15.15%) Web Services
4 2012 (13.87%) XML
5 1911 (13.17%) .NET
6 1910 (13.17%) CSS
7 1667 (11.49%) J2EE
8 1623 (11.19%) Hibernate
9 1367 (9.42%) REST
10 1077 (7.42%) HTML5
11 1043 (7.19%) jQuery
12 848 (5.85%) RESTful
13 841 (5.80%) SOAP
14 726 (5.00%) JSON
15 706 (4.87%) JSP
16 698 (4.81%) AngularJS
17 660 (4.55%) Middleware
18 644 (4.44%) JMS
19 619 (4.27%) Java EE
20 474 (3.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2036 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 1146 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
3 702 (4.84%) Mathematics
4 654 (4.51%) Algorithms
5 632 (4.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 564 (3.89%) Mobile App
7 534 (3.68%) Derivative
8 504 (3.47%) Equities
9 473 (3.26%) User Experience
10 464 (3.20%) Data Structures
11 392 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
12 379 (2.61%) Fixed Income
13 336 (2.32%) Hedge funds
14 246 (1.70%) Client/Server
15 245 (1.69%) Management Information System
16 228 (1.57%) Physics
17 203 (1.40%) Statistics
18 173 (1.19%) Online Games
19 167 (1.15%) Equity Derivative
20 154 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3072 (21.18%) Linux
2 1929 (13.30%) UNIX
3 1331 (9.18%) Windows
4 1082 (7.46%) Android
5 681 (4.69%) Apple iOS
6 264 (1.82%) Solaris
7 221 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 194 (1.34%) Ubuntu
9 186 (1.28%) CentOS
10 102 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 85 (0.59%) Debian
12 64 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 56 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 55 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 54 (0.37%) AIX
16 42 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
17 25 (0.17%) Windows Phone
17 25 (0.17%) CoreOS
18 23 (0.16%) Windows 7
19 18 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6449 (44.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3064 (21.12%) TDD
3 2332 (16.08%) OO
4 2106 (14.52%) Scrum
5 1990 (13.72%) Software Engineering
6 1759 (12.13%) E-Commerce
7 1581 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
8 1514 (10.44%) BDD
9 1505 (10.38%) Multithreading
10 1144 (7.89%) Open Source
11 1106 (7.62%) MVC
12 1090 (7.51%) SOA
13 1009 (6.96%) SDLC
14 986 (6.80%) DevOps
15 954 (6.58%) Analytics
16 834 (5.75%) Mentoring
17 648 (4.47%) Android Development
18 638 (4.40%) Low Latency
19 613 (4.23%) OOP
20 607 (4.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4367 (30.10%) SQL
2 3401 (23.45%) JavaScript
3 2611 (18.00%) C#
4 2217 (15.28%) Python
5 2052 (14.15%) C++
6 1280 (8.82%) Scala
7 1168 (8.05%) Ruby
8 995 (6.86%) PHP
9 793 (5.47%) Perl
10 689 (4.75%) C
11 565 (3.89%) Bash Shell
12 534 (3.68%) PL/SQL
13 531 (3.66%) Groovy
14 478 (3.30%) Shell Script
15 235 (1.62%) Objective-C
16 219 (1.51%) R
17 206 (1.42%) T-SQL
18 192 (1.32%) VB
19 185 (1.28%) Clojure
20 172 (1.19%) Go
Qualifications
1 2912 (20.07%) Degree
2 264 (1.82%) PhD
3 177 (1.22%) Security Cleared
4 173 (1.19%) ISEB
5 121 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 89 (0.61%) SC Cleared
7 71 (0.49%) DV Cleared
8 58 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 54 (0.37%) Sun Certification
10 45 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 40 (0.28%) PMI Certification
12 38 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
13 30 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
14 27 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 26 (0.18%) CISSP
16 24 (0.17%) HND
17 19 (0.13%) OCP
18 16 (0.11%) Postgraduate
19 11 (0.076%) PMP
19 11 (0.076%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1325 (9.13%) QA
2 95 (0.65%) SLA
3 44 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
4 41 (0.28%) EMIR
5 25 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 23 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 22 (0.15%) HL7
8 21 (0.14%) MiFID
8 21 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (0.097%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (0.076%) Data Quality
11 10 (0.069%) Basel III
12 5 (0.034%) ISO 8583
12 5 (0.034%) WCAG
12 5 (0.034%) COBIT
13 4 (0.028%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.021%) Basel II
14 3 (0.021%) PMBOK
15 2 (0.014%) CRD IV
16 1 (0.007%) COREP
System Software
1 196 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 175 (1.21%) Docker
3 109 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
4 87 (0.60%) NFS
5 83 (0.57%) HDFS
6 79 (0.54%) Active Directory
7 76 (0.52%) SRDF
8 61 (0.42%) Hyper-V
9 52 (0.36%) Apache Flume
10 51 (0.35%) Xen
10 51 (0.35%) KVM
11 40 (0.28%) Varnish
12 32 (0.22%) XenServer
13 31 (0.21%) VirtualBox
13 31 (0.21%) iptables
14 30 (0.21%) Squid
15 20 (0.14%) VMware ESX
15 20 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
15 20 (0.14%) vSphere
16 16 (0.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 698 (4.81%) Puppet
2 613 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
3 298 (2.05%) Ansible
4 206 (1.42%) Nagios
5 97 (0.67%) Salt
6 93 (0.64%) ZABBIX
7 76 (0.52%) Vagrant
8 64 (0.44%) logstash
9 56 (0.39%) Kibana
10 38 (0.26%) Graphite
11 37 (0.26%) Tivoli
12 29 (0.20%) Data Guard
13 28 (0.19%) CFEngine
14 27 (0.19%) Kubernetes
15 26 (0.18%) Oozie
16 25 (0.17%) Mesos
17 24 (0.17%) StatsD
17 24 (0.17%) Capistrano
17 24 (0.17%) TeamSite
18 21 (0.14%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 2840 (19.58%) Oracle
2 712 (4.91%) Microsoft
3 527 (3.63%) IBM
4 457 (3.15%) Sybase
5 361 (2.49%) Google
6 354 (2.44%) hybris
7 339 (2.34%) TIBCO
8 326 (2.25%) Red Hat
9 310 (2.14%) VMware
10 216 (1.49%) Adobe
11 212 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
12 203 (1.40%) SAP
13 196 (1.35%) ATG
14 144 (0.99%) Cisco
15 137 (0.94%) Informatica
16 121 (0.83%) HP
17 115 (0.79%) Demandware
18 105 (0.72%) EMC
19 104 (0.72%) Splunk
20 100 (0.69%) NetApp
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum + Bens + Generous Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £70,000 per annum 5k benefits package ontop of salary
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Recruit Creatives
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Gregory James
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Resource Solutions - KPMG
Posted: 12 hours ago