Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 2,609 2,271 3,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.98% 17.54% 18.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.20% 30.42% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,360 2,111 2,928
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £38,025
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £97,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 8,363 7,466 9,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 57.64% 57.67% 55.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7,435 6,895 8,501
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Central London

Java
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Central London.

Salary trend for Java in Central London

Java
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Central London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Central London

Java
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Central London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 2,010 £67,500 +3.85% 469
Southwark -4 237 £62,500 +19.05%
West End of London +2 70 £52,500 +5.00% 80
City of Westminster -3 59 £67,500 +30.15% 1
Camden -3 11 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Lambeth +3 1 £45,000 -14.29%
Kensington and Chelsea +2 1 £50,000 -7.83%
Java
London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Java.

1 1,220 (46.76%) Agile Software Development
2 965 (36.99%) Finance
3 767 (29.40%) JavaScript
4 639 (24.49%) SQL
5 630 (24.15%) TDD
6 557 (21.35%) Python
7 556 (21.31%) Spring
8 450 (17.25%) HTML
9 433 (16.60%) Degree
10 423 (16.21%) Software Engineering
11 421 (16.14%) Banking
12 392 (15.02%) Linux
13 386 (14.79%) AngularJS
14 380 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
15 376 (14.41%) Fintech
16 347 (13.30%) Microservices
17 316 (12.11%) REST
18 315 (12.07%) CSS
19 314 (12.04%) DevOps
20 303 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
21 302 (11.58%) Scala
22 298 (11.42%) Test Automation
23 297 (11.38%) Scrum
24 292 (11.19%) OO
25 291 (11.15%) C#
26 286 (10.96%) BDD
27 282 (10.81%) Big Data
28 277 (10.62%) PHP
28 277 (10.62%) Multithreading
29 275 (10.54%) C++

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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
1 155 (5.94%) Apache Spark
2 130 (4.98%) Tomcat
3 85 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
4 74 (2.84%) Apache
4 74 (2.84%) JBoss
5 47 (1.80%) Confluence
6 39 (1.49%) IIS
7 36 (1.38%) nginx
8 32 (1.23%) Jetty
8 32 (1.23%) WebLogic
9 27 (1.03%) Apache Solr
10 23 (0.88%) SharePoint
11 21 (0.80%) CMS
12 19 (0.73%) OpenStack
13 17 (0.65%) WebSphere
14 11 (0.42%) Apache Pig
14 11 (0.42%) Liferay
15 10 (0.38%) Anypoint
15 10 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.38%) Ethereum
Applications
1 17 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.42%) SPSS
4 6 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.11%) HipChat
7 2 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.038%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 10 (0.38%) Magento
2 9 (0.34%) Actimize
3 8 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.27%) RMDS
5 6 (0.23%) MetaTrader
5 6 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (0.23%) SAP BPC
6 5 (0.19%) Workday HCM
7 4 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
7 4 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.11%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.11%) R3 Corda
8 3 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.077%) Bloomberg AIM
9 2 (0.077%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.077%) Sonata
10 1 (0.038%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 380 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
2 123 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (2.57%) SaaS
4 43 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 41 (1.57%) PaaS
6 36 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
7 33 (1.26%) IaaS
8 32 (1.23%) GitHub
9 29 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
10 28 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
10 28 (1.07%) Serverless
11 24 (0.92%) Amazon S3
11 24 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
12 18 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
13 13 (0.50%) npm
13 13 (0.50%) Office 365
14 12 (0.46%) Amazon Kinesis
14 12 (0.46%) Slack
15 11 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 10 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 79 (3.03%) Internet
2 51 (1.95%) Firewall
2 51 (1.95%) HTTP
3 23 (0.88%) VPN
4 21 (0.80%) ATM
5 18 (0.69%) DNS
5 18 (0.69%) WAN
6 17 (0.65%) TCP/IP
7 16 (0.61%) DHCP
8 14 (0.54%) SSL
9 13 (0.50%) NetScaler
10 12 (0.46%) DMZ
11 10 (0.38%) FIX Connectivity
11 10 (0.38%) FTP
11 10 (0.38%) iSCSI
12 9 (0.34%) SAN
12 9 (0.34%) SSH
13 8 (0.31%) Wireless
14 7 (0.27%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (0.27%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (10.81%) Big Data
2 244 (9.35%) NoSQL
3 195 (7.47%) MySQL
4 193 (7.40%) SQL Server
5 171 (6.55%) Hadoop
5 171 (6.55%) MongoDB
6 141 (5.40%) Relational Database
7 103 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 75 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
9 63 (2.41%) RDBMS
10 60 (2.30%) Blockchain
11 55 (2.11%) HBase
12 41 (1.57%) Redis
13 37 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 33 (1.26%) Apache Hive
15 24 (0.92%) Oracle Database
16 23 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 22 (0.84%) Data Lake
17 22 (0.84%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 251 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 197 (7.55%) Jenkins
3 177 (6.78%) Maven
4 151 (5.79%) Selenium
5 146 (5.60%) JIRA
6 143 (5.48%) JUnit
7 99 (3.79%) Cucumber
8 72 (2.76%) WebDriver
9 70 (2.68%) Gradle
10 62 (2.38%) TeamCity
11 59 (2.26%) Eclipse
12 54 (2.07%) Mockito
13 53 (2.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 45 (1.72%) Subversion
15 38 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
16 32 (1.23%) Ant
17 28 (1.07%) Grunt
18 25 (0.96%) JMeter
19 24 (0.92%) Appium
19 24 (0.92%) Jasmine
General
1 965 (36.99%) Finance
2 421 (16.14%) Banking
3 179 (6.86%) Advertising
4 175 (6.71%) Investment Banking
5 166 (6.36%) Front Office
6 110 (4.22%) Retail
7 91 (3.49%) Games
8 62 (2.38%) Marketing
9 51 (1.95%) Back Office
10 48 (1.84%) Financial Institution
11 46 (1.76%) Telecoms
12 36 (1.38%) Publishing
13 27 (1.03%) Law
14 16 (0.61%) Legal
15 13 (0.50%) Online Betting
16 6 (0.23%) Digital Economy
17 5 (0.19%) French Language
18 4 (0.15%) Automotive
19 3 (0.11%) German Language
19 3 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,522 (58.34%) Developer
2 1,012 (38.79%) Java Developer
3 369 (14.14%) Senior Developer
4 251 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 190 (7.28%) Java Engineer
6 173 (6.63%) Software Engineer
7 142 (5.44%) Architect
8 106 (4.06%) Full Stack Developer
8 106 (4.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 105 (4.02%) Analyst
9 105 (4.02%) Lead Developer
10 101 (3.87%) Java Software Engineer
11 98 (3.76%) Software Developer
12 97 (3.72%) Junior
13 90 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
14 89 (3.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 87 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
16 83 (3.18%) Applications Support
17 66 (2.53%) Graduate
17 66 (2.53%) Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 556 (21.31%) Spring
2 450 (17.25%) HTML
3 386 (14.79%) AngularJS
4 316 (12.11%) REST
5 315 (12.07%) CSS
6 264 (10.12%) Hibernate
6 264 (10.12%) Web Services
7 248 (9.51%) Node.js
8 241 (9.24%) React
9 231 (8.85%) .NET
10 226 (8.66%) RESTful
11 203 (7.78%) HTML5
12 197 (7.55%) XML
13 189 (7.24%) J2EE
14 135 (5.17%) Spring Boot
15 121 (4.64%) Java EE
16 117 (4.48%) jQuery
16 117 (4.48%) JSON
17 99 (3.79%) Kafka
18 86 (3.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 376 (14.41%) Fintech
2 254 (9.74%) Computer Science
3 192 (7.36%) Greenfield Project
4 128 (4.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 120 (4.60%) Algorithms
5 120 (4.60%) User Experience
6 114 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
7 101 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
8 90 (3.45%) Equities
8 90 (3.45%) Mobile App
9 86 (3.30%) Hedge funds
10 83 (3.18%) Fixed Income
11 66 (2.53%) Client/Server
12 45 (1.72%) Derivative
13 36 (1.38%) Virtual Team
14 35 (1.34%) Data Structures
15 24 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
16 21 (0.80%) EFT
16 21 (0.80%) Management Information System
17 19 (0.73%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 392 (15.02%) Linux
2 157 (6.02%) Windows
3 146 (5.60%) Unix
4 99 (3.79%) Android
5 55 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 51 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (1.46%) CentOS
8 36 (1.38%) Windows Server
9 26 (1.00%) Solaris
10 21 (0.80%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.19%) AIX
13 5 (0.19%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.19%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.11%) VMS
15 2 (0.077%) CoreOS
15 2 (0.077%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.038%) DC/OS
16 1 (0.038%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,220 (46.76%) Agile Software Development
2 630 (24.15%) TDD
3 423 (16.21%) Software Engineering
4 347 (13.30%) Microservices
5 314 (12.04%) DevOps
6 303 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
7 298 (11.42%) Test Automation
8 297 (11.38%) Scrum
9 292 (11.19%) OO
10 286 (10.96%) BDD
11 277 (10.62%) Multithreading
12 204 (7.82%) E-Commerce
13 185 (7.09%) Web Development
14 161 (6.17%) Low Latency
15 157 (6.02%) MVC
16 147 (5.63%) Open Source
17 140 (5.37%) Mentoring
17 140 (5.37%) SDLC
18 131 (5.02%) Continuous Delivery
18 131 (5.02%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 767 (29.40%) JavaScript
2 639 (24.49%) SQL
3 557 (21.35%) Python
4 302 (11.58%) Scala
5 291 (11.15%) C#
6 277 (10.62%) PHP
7 275 (10.54%) C++
8 207 (7.93%) Ruby
9 126 (4.83%) Perl
10 98 (3.76%) Groovy
11 93 (3.56%) Shell Script
12 60 (2.30%) Bash Shell
13 58 (2.22%) R
14 56 (2.15%) C
15 54 (2.07%) Go
16 43 (1.65%) ES6
16 43 (1.65%) PowerShell
17 36 (1.38%) MATLAB
18 33 (1.26%) TypeScript
19 28 (1.07%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 433 (16.60%) Degree
2 118 (4.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (1.88%) PhD
4 38 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 23 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 19 (0.73%) ISEB
6 19 (0.73%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.50%) Master's Degree
8 12 (0.46%) CISM
9 11 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.42%) Sun Certification
10 10 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.38%) CISSP
10 10 (0.38%) MCSE
10 10 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.31%) AWS Certification
12 7 (0.27%) CRISC
12 7 (0.27%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.27%) RHCE
13 6 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (8.51%) QA
2 11 (0.42%) COBIT
3 10 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.38%) SEPA
4 9 (0.34%) SLA
5 8 (0.31%) GCP
5 8 (0.31%) MiFID
6 7 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.077%) Basel III
9 2 (0.077%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.077%) PMO
10 1 (0.038%) EMIR
System Software
1 259 (9.93%) Docker
2 43 (1.65%) Active Directory
3 33 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.54%) Apache Flume
4 14 (0.54%) HDFS
5 7 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.23%) Cronacle
7 5 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.11%) GridGain
9 3 (0.11%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.11%) KVM
9 3 (0.11%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.11%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.077%) Varnish
10 2 (0.077%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.077%) vSphere
10 2 (0.077%) Xen
10 2 (0.077%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 107 (4.10%) Puppet
2 98 (3.76%) Ansible
3 62 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (2.30%) Kubernetes
5 32 (1.23%) Terraform
6 22 (0.84%) Mesos
7 20 (0.77%) Nagios
8 19 (0.73%) logstash
9 17 (0.65%) Kibana
10 16 (0.61%) Salt
11 11 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
12 9 (0.34%) Packer
12 9 (0.34%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
14 6 (0.23%) Grafana
14 6 (0.23%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.23%) Perfmon
15 5 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
15 5 (0.19%) Control-M
15 5 (0.19%) Graphite
Vendors
1 214 (8.20%) Oracle
2 124 (4.75%) Microsoft
3 101 (3.87%) Google
4 54 (2.07%) VMware
5 43 (1.65%) Splunk
6 42 (1.61%) TIBCO
7 38 (1.46%) Red Hat
8 37 (1.42%) IBM
9 36 (1.38%) Sybase
10 27 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 22 (0.84%) Cisco
11 22 (0.84%) Citrix
12 18 (0.69%) Apple
13 17 (0.65%) StreamBase
14 15 (0.57%) Apigee
14 15 (0.57%) SolarWinds
15 14 (0.54%) hybris
15 14 (0.54%) New Relic
15 14 (0.54%) Tableau
16 13 (0.50%) ServiceNow