Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 14 31
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 15 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.21% 12.45% 4.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.98% 13.15% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 9
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00% +30.43%
10th Percentile £53,750 £45,000 £63,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £122,500 £93,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00% +30.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Canary Wharf
Permanent vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 188 251 270
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.38% 94.72% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 147 218 209
Canary Wharf median annual salary £67,500 £66,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.89% -1.85% +12.50%
10th Percentile £42,000 £40,875 £32,200
90th Percentile £91,750 £103,250 £95,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Canary Wharf

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for Java Developer in Canary Wharf

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Canary Wharf

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
4 8 (53.33%) Banking
4 8 (53.33%) Unix
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (33.33%) Windows
7 5 (33.33%) OO
7 5 (33.33%) JMS
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
7 5 (33.33%) Spring
7 5 (33.33%) Solace
7 5 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
7 5 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (26.67%) HTML5
8 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Sybase
9 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
9 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (20.00%) JSP

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) GlassFish
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) Jetty
1 3 (20.00%) Mule
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) HBase
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (33.33%) JMS
2 5 (33.33%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (20.00%) J2EE
4 3 (20.00%) JSP
4 3 (20.00%) Middleware
4 3 (20.00%) Servlets
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) Akka
5 2 (13.33%) Play Framework
5 2 (13.33%) React Native
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Derivative
4 2 (13.33%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (13.33%) Market Risk
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 5 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
2 5 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) UML
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (13.33%) Apple Swift
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Solace
2 4 (26.67%) Sybase
3 3 (20.00%) MKS
3 3 (20.00%) Perforce
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) TIBCO