Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 2,650 2,296 3,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.43% 18.22% 18.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.51% 31.83% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,371 2,135 2,843
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £101,250 £95,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 8,979 7,214 9,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 59.06% 57.26% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7,899 6,607 8,494
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,700 £36,250 £35,825
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £86,250
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -1 2,003 £70,000 +3.70% 360
Southwark -2 229 £62,500 +8.70% 1
West End of London -3 74 £53,750 +2.38% 72
City of Westminster +1 59 £52,500 -34.38%
Camden -13 12 £46,250 -28.85%
Kensington and Chelsea +7 1 - -
Java
London

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Java.

1 1,117 (42.15%) Agile Software Development
2 933 (35.21%) Finance
3 797 (30.08%) JavaScript
4 683 (25.77%) SQL
5 603 (22.75%) Spring
6 573 (21.62%) TDD
7 521 (19.66%) Python
8 470 (17.74%) HTML
9 443 (16.72%) Software Engineering
10 407 (15.36%) Linux
11 405 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
12 392 (14.79%) Fintech
13 385 (14.53%) Degree
14 384 (14.49%) CSS
15 382 (14.42%) Banking
16 369 (13.92%) Java 8
17 360 (13.58%) PHP
18 352 (13.28%) Microservices
19 350 (13.21%) DevOps
20 340 (12.83%) AngularJS
21 328 (12.38%) Scrum
22 326 (12.30%) REST
23 325 (12.26%) Web Services
24 313 (11.81%) Git (software)
25 306 (11.55%) Test Automation
26 305 (11.51%) C#
27 302 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
28 295 (11.13%) Scala
29 294 (11.09%) Big Data
30 270 (10.19%) Docker

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
1 190 (7.17%) Apache Spark
2 121 (4.57%) Tomcat
3 105 (3.96%) Apache
4 87 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
5 63 (2.38%) JBoss
6 55 (2.08%) Confluence
7 42 (1.58%) CMS
8 39 (1.47%) WebLogic
9 38 (1.43%) WebSphere
10 35 (1.32%) IIS
11 32 (1.21%) nginx
12 24 (0.91%) Apache Solr
13 23 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 22 (0.83%) Mule
15 20 (0.75%) Ethereum
16 15 (0.57%) Anypoint
17 14 (0.53%) WildFly
18 13 (0.49%) SharePoint
19 12 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
19 12 (0.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 20 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.30%) SPSS
5 7 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.038%) HipChat
8 1 (0.038%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 18 (0.68%) MetaTrader
2 9 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.34%) RMDS
3 8 (0.30%) Magento
3 8 (0.30%) Ripple
3 8 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
4 7 (0.26%) Sonata
5 5 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.15%) ION MarketView
6 4 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
7 3 (0.11%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.11%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.075%) Bloomberg AIM
8 2 (0.075%) Eikon
8 2 (0.075%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 405 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (1.96%) SaaS
4 48 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (1.47%) PaaS
6 37 (1.40%) Serverless
7 35 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 35 (1.32%) IaaS
8 34 (1.28%) GitHub
9 31 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 30 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
11 28 (1.06%) Amazon S3
12 26 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
13 22 (0.83%) Slack
14 16 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 16 (0.60%) NuGet
15 15 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
15 15 (0.57%) npm
16 14 (0.53%) CloudFront
17 12 (0.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.15%) Internet
2 43 (1.62%) HTTP
3 29 (1.09%) Firewall
4 21 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 20 (0.75%) NetScaler
6 15 (0.57%) VPN
7 12 (0.45%) SSH
7 12 (0.45%) SSL
8 11 (0.42%) FIX Connectivity
9 10 (0.38%) DNS
9 10 (0.38%) Multicast
10 8 (0.30%) SAN
11 7 (0.26%) iSCSI
12 6 (0.23%) AMQP
12 6 (0.23%) DMZ
12 6 (0.23%) SMS
12 6 (0.23%) Wireless
13 5 (0.19%) FTP
13 5 (0.19%) IPsec
13 5 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (11.09%) Big Data
2 211 (7.96%) NoSQL
3 190 (7.17%) MySQL
3 190 (7.17%) SQL Server
4 178 (6.72%) Hadoop
5 160 (6.04%) Relational Database
6 144 (5.43%) MongoDB
7 108 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 89 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
9 83 (3.13%) RDBMS
10 69 (2.60%) Blockchain
11 58 (2.19%) HBase
12 40 (1.51%) Data Lake
12 40 (1.51%) Oracle Database
13 39 (1.47%) Apache Hive
14 33 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 29 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (0.87%) Data Mining
17 21 (0.79%) Redis
18 19 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 313 (11.81%) Git (software)
2 261 (9.85%) Maven
3 191 (7.21%) Jenkins
4 164 (6.19%) JUnit
5 153 (5.77%) Selenium
6 141 (5.32%) JIRA
7 96 (3.62%) Cucumber
8 82 (3.09%) Gradle
9 78 (2.94%) WebDriver
10 77 (2.91%) Subversion
11 65 (2.45%) Ant
12 56 (2.11%) TeamCity
13 55 (2.08%) Eclipse
14 52 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 49 (1.85%) Mockito
16 33 (1.25%) Visual Studio
17 32 (1.21%) Grunt
18 30 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
19 29 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
19 29 (1.09%) TestNG
General
1 933 (35.21%) Finance
2 382 (14.42%) Banking
3 247 (9.32%) Advertising
4 165 (6.23%) Front Office
5 128 (4.83%) Investment Banking
6 115 (4.34%) Games
7 105 (3.96%) Retail
8 62 (2.34%) Financial Institution
9 51 (1.92%) Telecoms
10 50 (1.89%) Law
11 48 (1.81%) Publishing
12 47 (1.77%) Marketing
13 37 (1.40%) Back Office
14 19 (0.72%) Legal
15 16 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.45%) Automotive
17 9 (0.34%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.26%) French Language
19 6 (0.23%) General Ledger
19 6 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1,633 (61.62%) Developer
2 1,043 (39.36%) Java Developer
3 346 (13.06%) Senior Developer
4 222 (8.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 205 (7.74%) Java Engineer
6 153 (5.77%) Software Engineer
7 129 (4.87%) Architect
8 124 (4.68%) Lead Developer
9 118 (4.45%) Analyst
9 118 (4.45%) Full Stack Developer
10 108 (4.08%) Software Developer
11 92 (3.47%) Java Developer - Fintech
12 91 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
13 90 (3.40%) JavaScript Developer
14 89 (3.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 85 (3.21%) Java Software Engineer
16 77 (2.91%) Lead Java Developer
17 75 (2.83%) Scala Developer
18 70 (2.64%) Java Software Developer
19 61 (2.30%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 603 (22.75%) Spring
2 470 (17.74%) HTML
3 384 (14.49%) CSS
4 340 (12.83%) AngularJS
5 326 (12.30%) REST
6 325 (12.26%) Web Services
7 269 (10.15%) Hibernate
8 244 (9.21%) .NET
9 236 (8.91%) React
10 227 (8.57%) RESTful
11 212 (8.00%) J2EE
12 208 (7.85%) XML
13 201 (7.58%) Node.js
14 199 (7.51%) HTML5
15 176 (6.64%) Java EE
16 155 (5.85%) Spring Boot
17 129 (4.87%) Kafka
18 124 (4.68%) jQuery
19 119 (4.49%) JSON
20 105 (3.96%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 392 (14.79%) Fintech
2 239 (9.02%) Computer Science
3 223 (8.42%) Greenfield Project
4 144 (5.43%) Algorithms
4 144 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 136 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 107 (4.04%) User Experience
7 105 (3.96%) Mobile App
8 98 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
9 86 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
10 85 (3.21%) Hedge funds
11 79 (2.98%) Fixed Income
12 72 (2.72%) Equities
13 62 (2.34%) Data Structures
14 55 (2.08%) Client/Server
15 54 (2.04%) Derivative
16 40 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
17 30 (1.13%) Bitcoin
18 25 (0.94%) Social Media
19 23 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 407 (15.36%) Linux
2 156 (5.89%) Unix
3 135 (5.09%) Windows
4 89 (3.36%) Android
5 50 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 35 (1.32%) CentOS
8 30 (1.13%) Windows Server
9 27 (1.02%) Solaris
10 22 (0.83%) Ubuntu
11 15 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (0.53%) AIX
13 13 (0.49%) HPUX
14 10 (0.38%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (0.30%) openSUSE
17 3 (0.11%) VMS
17 3 (0.11%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.11%) Windows 7
18 2 (0.075%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,117 (42.15%) Agile Software Development
2 573 (21.62%) TDD
3 443 (16.72%) Software Engineering
4 352 (13.28%) Microservices
5 350 (13.21%) DevOps
6 328 (12.38%) Scrum
7 306 (11.55%) Test Automation
8 302 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
9 262 (9.89%) Problem-Solving
10 261 (9.85%) BDD
11 259 (9.77%) Multithreading
12 256 (9.66%) OO
13 238 (8.98%) Web Development
14 220 (8.30%) E-Commerce
15 182 (6.87%) MVC
15 182 (6.87%) SDLC
16 165 (6.23%) Open Source
17 149 (5.62%) Mentoring
18 144 (5.43%) Analytics
19 141 (5.32%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 797 (30.08%) JavaScript
2 683 (25.77%) SQL
3 521 (19.66%) Python
4 369 (13.92%) Java 8
5 360 (13.58%) PHP
6 305 (11.51%) C#
7 295 (11.13%) Scala
8 245 (9.25%) C++
9 188 (7.09%) Ruby
10 137 (5.17%) Perl
11 77 (2.91%) Shell Script
12 75 (2.83%) Groovy
13 56 (2.11%) ES6
14 54 (2.04%) R
15 52 (1.96%) Bash Shell
15 52 (1.96%) TypeScript
16 49 (1.85%) Go
16 49 (1.85%) Kotlin
16 49 (1.85%) PL/SQL
17 44 (1.66%) C
Qualifications
1 385 (14.53%) Degree
2 136 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (1.51%) PhD
4 31 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 22 (0.83%) SC Cleared
6 20 (0.75%) Master's Degree
7 11 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (0.34%) ISEB
9 9 (0.34%) PMP
10 8 (0.30%) AWS Certification
11 7 (0.26%) CISSP
11 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.26%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.26%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.23%) MCSE
13 5 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (7.85%) QA
2 17 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.45%) MiFID
4 6 (0.23%) SLA
5 5 (0.19%) COBIT
5 5 (0.19%) EMIR
5 5 (0.19%) GCP
5 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.075%) PMO
8 2 (0.075%) SEPA
9 1 (0.038%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 270 (10.19%) Docker
2 39 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.75%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.57%) Apache Flume
4 15 (0.57%) HDFS
4 15 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.30%) KVM
5 8 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.19%) GridGain
7 4 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.15%) VMware NSX
7 4 (0.15%) Xen
8 3 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.11%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.075%) Cronacle
9 2 (0.075%) LXC
9 2 (0.075%) XenServer
10 1 (0.038%) RACF
10 1 (0.038%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 95 (3.58%) Puppet
2 90 (3.40%) Ansible
3 81 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
4 80 (3.02%) Kubernetes
5 52 (1.96%) Terraform
6 37 (1.40%) Mesos
7 30 (1.13%) logstash
8 26 (0.98%) Kibana
9 18 (0.68%) Nagios
10 15 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
10 15 (0.57%) Perfmon
10 15 (0.57%) Salt
11 12 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
12 11 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (0.38%) HAProxy
13 10 (0.38%) Prometheus
13 10 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
13 10 (0.38%) ZABBIX
14 9 (0.34%) Control-M
15 6 (0.23%) Graphite
Vendors
1 249 (9.40%) Oracle
2 87 (3.28%) Microsoft
3 64 (2.42%) VMware
4 53 (2.00%) Google
5 51 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 51 (1.92%) TIBCO
6 49 (1.85%) Splunk
7 41 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
7 41 (1.55%) Sybase
8 28 (1.06%) hybris
9 24 (0.91%) IBM
10 22 (0.83%) Adobe
10 22 (0.83%) SolarWinds
10 22 (0.83%) Tableau
11 21 (0.79%) Atlassian
12 20 (0.75%) Cloudera
12 20 (0.75%) MuleSoft
13 19 (0.72%) New Relic
14 16 (0.60%) Apple
14 16 (0.60%) Hortonworks