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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 6885 8146 8628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.55% 17.94% 18.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.45% 32.99% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5922 6758 7429
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
22608 24693 26042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.05% 54.39% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19612 20949 22895
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 £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -1 1741 £60,000 - 278
Hounslow +6 36 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Hammersmith +5 26 £37,500 -25.74%
Kingston Upon Thames +6 21 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bromley +4 20 £61,250 -5.76% 1
Docklands, London -13 19 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Surbiton +6 18 £53,750 +13.15%
Chessington - 16 £47,500 - 1
Teddington +2 15 £50,000 -9.09%
Wimbledon -19 14 £52,500 - 1
Ealing +9 10 £51,500 +14.57%
Canary Wharf -6 10 £60,000 -33.33%
Uxbridge -18 10 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Harrow -12 9 £52,500 -
Westminster +6 8 £43,000 -14.00%
Mayfair +6 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Twickenham 0 7 £60,000 +9.09%
Orpington 0 7 £40,000 -20.00%
New Malden - 7 £50,000 -
Chiswick - 6 £45,000 -
Brentford 0 4 £75,000 -9.09% 2
Bermondsey - 4 - -
Clapham -2 3 £60,000 +100.00%
Sidcup - 3 £41,750 -
Paddington +12 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Hackney - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £33,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £67,500 -
Edgware - 1 - -
Greenford - 1 - -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5744 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4097 (28.86%) SQL
3 4017 (28.29%) Finance
4 3330 (23.45%) Spring
5 3282 (23.12%) JavaScript
6 2901 (20.43%) Linux
7 2705 (19.05%) HTML
8 2704 (19.04%) Degree
9 2654 (18.69%) TDD
10 2635 (18.56%) OO
11 2618 (18.44%) Oracle
12 2318 (16.33%) C#
13 2144 (15.10%) XML
14 2119 (14.92%) UNIX
15 1992 (14.03%) CSS
16 1967 (13.85%) C++
17 1963 (13.83%) J2EE
18 1938 (13.65%) Python
18 1938 (13.65%) Banking
19 1901 (13.39%) Web Services
20 1881 (13.25%) Computer Science
21 1878 (13.23%) Scrum
22 1840 (12.96%) E-Commerce
23 1797 (12.66%) Hibernate
24 1773 (12.49%) Software Engineering
25 1769 (12.46%) .NET
26 1571 (11.06%) Multithreading
27 1457 (10.26%) MySQL
28 1403 (9.88%) SQL Server
29 1312 (9.24%) Continuous Integration

Java
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1234 (8.69%) Tomcat
2 888 (6.25%) Apache
3 620 (4.37%) WebSphere
4 582 (4.10%) JBoss
5 522 (3.68%) WebLogic
6 452 (3.18%) Node.js
7 372 (2.62%) CMS
8 266 (1.87%) Apache Solr
9 255 (1.80%) IIS
10 222 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
11 201 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
12 179 (1.26%) nginx
13 155 (1.09%) Confluence
14 145 (1.02%) Drupal
15 131 (0.92%) GlassFish
15 131 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
16 130 (0.92%) OpenStack
17 126 (0.89%) SharePoint
18 125 (0.88%) TIBCO EMS
18 125 (0.88%) Jetty
Applications
1 557 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 130 (0.92%) MS Office
3 74 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 52 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 48 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 48 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 41 (0.29%) SPSS
7 35 (0.25%) MS Project
8 24 (0.17%) Weka
9 17 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 11 (0.077%) CPLEX
11 8 (0.056%) Mingle
12 7 (0.049%) Doxygen
13 5 (0.035%) Mathematica
14 4 (0.028%) PowerPivot
14 4 (0.028%) Open Workbench
15 2 (0.014%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.014%) NASTRAN
15 2 (0.014%) PrintSoft PReS
15 2 (0.014%) Stata
Business Applications
1 70 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
2 50 (0.35%) Google Analytics
3 46 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 39 (0.27%) Magento
5 36 (0.25%) RMDS
6 34 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
7 32 (0.23%) Summit
7 32 (0.23%) Fredhopper
8 23 (0.16%) TIBCO iProcess
8 23 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
9 21 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
10 18 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
10 18 (0.13%) ION MarketView
10 18 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
11 16 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
12 15 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
13 13 (0.092%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
13 13 (0.092%) Sophis RISQUE
14 12 (0.085%) Oracle EBS R12
14 12 (0.085%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 368 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
2 350 (2.47%) SaaS
3 156 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 105 (0.74%) GitHub
5 101 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 88 (0.62%) PaaS
7 85 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
8 66 (0.46%) IaaS
9 41 (0.29%) Force.com
10 36 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 26 (0.18%) Heroku
12 25 (0.18%) SoftLayer
13 22 (0.15%) Joyent
14 15 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
14 15 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
15 14 (0.099%) CloudBees
16 13 (0.092%) Amazon EMR
17 12 (0.085%) Google Cloud Platform
18 10 (0.070%) OpenShift
18 10 (0.070%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 502 (3.54%) HTTP
2 362 (2.55%) Internet
3 303 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 185 (1.30%) Firewall
5 153 (1.08%) DNS
6 106 (0.75%) LDAP
7 100 (0.70%) SAN
8 76 (0.54%) SSL
9 72 (0.51%) FTP
10 70 (0.49%) SSH
11 65 (0.46%) WAN
12 63 (0.44%) SNMP
13 53 (0.37%) VPN
14 52 (0.37%) LAN
15 50 (0.35%) NAS
16 45 (0.32%) Network Security
17 44 (0.31%) Multicast
18 43 (0.30%) AMQP
18 43 (0.30%) Broadband
19 41 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1457 (10.26%) MySQL
2 1403 (9.88%) SQL Server
3 1148 (8.09%) Big Data
4 1002 (7.06%) NoSQL
5 931 (6.56%) Relational Database
6 848 (5.97%) Hadoop
7 697 (4.91%) MongoDB
8 457 (3.22%) RDBMS
9 421 (2.97%) Oracle Database
10 331 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 306 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
12 248 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
13 245 (1.73%) DB2
13 245 (1.73%) Apache Hive
14 233 (1.64%) Redis
15 226 (1.59%) HBase
16 126 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
16 126 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
17 121 (0.85%) Data Mining
18 87 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1229 (8.66%) Maven
2 1175 (8.28%) Git (software)
3 952 (6.71%) Jenkins
4 948 (6.68%) Selenium
5 925 (6.52%) JUnit
6 819 (5.77%) Subversion
7 602 (4.24%) JIRA
8 587 (4.13%) Eclipse
9 568 (4.00%) Cucumber
10 433 (3.05%) Ant
11 386 (2.72%) WebDriver
12 337 (2.37%) Hudson
13 239 (1.68%) Mockito
14 187 (1.32%) TeamCity
15 157 (1.11%) Mercurial
16 148 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 136 (0.96%) Visual Studio
18 114 (0.80%) JBehave
19 107 (0.75%) Xcode
20 104 (0.73%) Jasmine
General
1 4017 (28.29%) Finance
2 1938 (13.65%) Banking
3 1146 (8.07%) Front Office
4 849 (5.98%) Investment Banking
5 762 (5.37%) Retail
6 612 (4.31%) Games
7 492 (3.47%) Telecoms
8 439 (3.09%) Marketing
9 286 (2.01%) Publishing
10 260 (1.83%) Financial Institution
11 247 (1.74%) Back Office
12 242 (1.70%) Advertising
13 140 (0.99%) Law
14 106 (0.75%) Legal
15 65 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 59 (0.42%) Online Betting
17 58 (0.41%) Manufacturing
18 56 (0.39%) French Language
19 50 (0.35%) Billing
20 48 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7817 (55.06%) Developer
2 4617 (32.52%) Java Developer
3 1361 (9.59%) Senior Developer
4 1095 (7.71%) Architect
5 1014 (7.14%) Analyst
6 899 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 751 (5.29%) Consultant
8 497 (3.50%) Software Developer
9 483 (3.40%) Software Engineer
10 410 (2.89%) Applications Support
11 379 (2.67%) Support Analyst
12 354 (2.49%) Web Developer
13 352 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
14 344 (2.42%) Junior
15 341 (2.40%) Administrator
16 332 (2.34%) Programmer
17 310 (2.18%) Android Developer
18 295 (2.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
19 292 (2.06%) Lead Developer
20 283 (1.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3330 (23.45%) Spring
2 2705 (19.05%) HTML
3 2144 (15.10%) XML
4 1992 (14.03%) CSS
5 1963 (13.83%) J2EE
6 1901 (13.39%) Web Services
7 1797 (12.66%) Hibernate
8 1769 (12.46%) .NET
9 1074 (7.56%) jQuery
10 1016 (7.16%) HTML5
11 906 (6.38%) REST
12 877 (6.18%) SOAP
13 843 (5.94%) Java EE
14 790 (5.56%) JSP
15 713 (5.02%) JSON
16 653 (4.60%) Ajax
17 646 (4.55%) JMS
18 629 (4.43%) RESTful
19 599 (4.22%) Middleware
20 573 (4.04%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1881 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 1134 (7.99%) Open Source
3 969 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 748 (5.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 675 (4.75%) Algorithms
6 624 (4.39%) Mathematics
7 566 (3.99%) Mobile App
8 554 (3.90%) User Experience
9 528 (3.72%) Derivative
10 421 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
11 395 (2.78%) Equities
12 391 (2.75%) Fixed Income
13 328 (2.31%) Data Structures
14 290 (2.04%) Hedge funds
15 226 (1.59%) iPhone
16 221 (1.56%) Physics
17 196 (1.38%) Visualisation
18 183 (1.29%) Client/Server
19 175 (1.23%) Management Information System
20 173 (1.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2901 (20.43%) Linux
2 2119 (14.92%) UNIX
3 1310 (9.23%) Windows
4 1003 (7.06%) Android
5 643 (4.53%) Apple iOS
6 310 (2.18%) Solaris
7 200 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 190 (1.34%) CentOS
9 162 (1.14%) Ubuntu
10 112 (0.79%) Debian
11 90 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 75 (0.53%) AIX
13 51 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 51 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 51 (0.36%) Windows Phone
14 34 (0.24%) Windows XP
15 24 (0.17%) Windows 7
16 19 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
17 18 (0.13%) Mac OS
17 18 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5744 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
2 2654 (18.69%) TDD
3 2635 (18.56%) OO
4 1878 (13.23%) Scrum
5 1840 (12.96%) E-Commerce
6 1773 (12.49%) Software Engineering
7 1571 (11.06%) Multithreading
8 1312 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
9 1232 (8.68%) BDD
10 1104 (7.78%) MVC
11 905 (6.37%) SOA
12 811 (5.71%) DevOps
13 810 (5.71%) Analytics
14 779 (5.49%) OOP
15 730 (5.14%) Mentoring
16 672 (4.73%) Low Latency
17 593 (4.18%) Android Development
18 567 (3.99%) Project Management
19 552 (3.89%) Web Development
20 538 (3.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4097 (28.86%) SQL
2 3282 (23.12%) JavaScript
3 2318 (16.33%) C#
4 1967 (13.85%) C++
5 1938 (13.65%) Python
6 1194 (8.41%) Ruby
7 1043 (7.35%) PHP
8 907 (6.39%) Perl
9 758 (5.34%) Scala
10 605 (4.26%) C
11 514 (3.62%) Bash Shell
12 465 (3.28%) PL/SQL
12 465 (3.28%) Shell Script
13 312 (2.20%) Objective-C
14 283 (1.99%) Groovy
15 215 (1.51%) VBA
16 194 (1.37%) VB
17 188 (1.32%) T-SQL
18 173 (1.22%) R
19 129 (0.91%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2704 (19.04%) Degree
2 288 (2.03%) PhD
3 134 (0.94%) Security Cleared
4 129 (0.91%) ISEB
5 82 (0.58%) ISTQB
6 67 (0.47%) SC Cleared
7 59 (0.42%) Sun Certification
8 45 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
9 31 (0.22%) PMI Certification
10 29 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 28 (0.20%) DV Cleared
11 28 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (0.18%) CISSP
13 22 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
14 21 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 18 (0.13%) PMP
15 18 (0.13%) CCNA
16 13 (0.092%) Oracle Certification
17 12 (0.085%) MCSE
17 12 (0.085%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1242 (8.75%) QA
2 114 (0.80%) SLA
3 87 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 63 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 25 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
6 23 (0.16%) EMIR
7 20 (0.14%) ISO 14001
8 19 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 16 (0.11%) Basel III
10 12 (0.085%) Basel II
11 8 (0.056%) MiFID
12 7 (0.049%) COBIT
13 6 (0.042%) HL7
13 6 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (0.035%) ISO 8583
15 4 (0.028%) HIPAA
16 2 (0.014%) Solvency II
16 2 (0.014%) CRD IV
16 2 (0.014%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 240 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 84 (0.59%) Varnish
4 77 (0.54%) HDFS
5 61 (0.43%) KVM
6 53 (0.37%) Docker
7 52 (0.37%) NFS
8 44 (0.31%) vSphere
9 39 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
10 28 (0.20%) Hyper-V
11 26 (0.18%) Xen
11 26 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 22 (0.15%) Squid
13 20 (0.14%) SRDF
14 17 (0.12%) Apache Flume
14 17 (0.12%) XenServer
15 15 (0.11%) VMware ESX
16 12 (0.085%) vCloud
17 10 (0.070%) Samba
17 10 (0.070%) Snort
Systems Management
1 638 (4.49%) Puppet
2 512 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
3 258 (1.82%) Nagios
4 157 (1.11%) Ansible
5 105 (0.74%) ZABBIX
6 100 (0.70%) Graphite
7 86 (0.61%) Salt
8 77 (0.54%) Vagrant
9 72 (0.51%) logstash
10 48 (0.34%) Opsview
11 47 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
12 36 (0.25%) HAProxy
13 35 (0.25%) Cacti
14 32 (0.23%) Ganglia
15 30 (0.21%) Kibana
15 30 (0.21%) StatsD
16 25 (0.18%) collectd
16 25 (0.18%) Oozie
16 25 (0.18%) Zenoss
17 24 (0.17%) yum
Vendors
1 2618 (18.44%) Oracle
2 805 (5.67%) Microsoft
3 467 (3.29%) TIBCO
4 464 (3.27%) Sybase
5 429 (3.02%) Google
6 423 (2.98%) IBM
7 322 (2.27%) VMware
8 299 (2.11%) Red Hat
9 283 (1.99%) hybris
10 187 (1.32%) ATG
11 181 (1.27%) SAP
12 177 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
13 176 (1.24%) Adobe
14 170 (1.20%) HP
15 142 (1.00%) Facebook
16 135 (0.95%) Informatica
17 133 (0.94%) 29West
18 132 (0.93%) Sun
19 129 (0.91%) Bloomberg
19 129 (0.91%) Zend
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Dental
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ITV
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + standard big company benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + 25% Bonus + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago