The median annual salary for a Java Programmer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Programmer
London / City of London
Rank 220 271 285
Rank change year-on-year +51 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 6 2 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.028% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.029% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 18
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -15.32%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4800 6788 9781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.65% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4408 6071 8330
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,006
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Java Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Programmer in the City of London

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Java Programmer in the City of London

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Programmer in the City of London

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Java Programmer 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 City of London region featuring Java Programmer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 10 (76.92%) Spring
3 10 (76.92%) BDD
4 9 (69.23%) Scala
4 9 (69.23%) Hibernate
5 8 (61.54%) Scrum
5 8 (61.54%) Web Services
5 8 (61.54%) Kanban
6 7 (53.85%) ATG
6 7 (53.85%) Retail
6 7 (53.85%) RESTful
6 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
6 7 (53.85%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 3 (23.08%) MVC
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (23.08%) Microservices
8 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
9 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
9 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (15.38%) Fintech
9 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) HTML
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 2 (15.38%) CSS
10 1 (7.69%) JSP
10 1 (7.69%) Client/Server

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 7 (53.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Spring
2 9 (69.23%) Hibernate
3 8 (61.54%) Web Services
4 7 (53.85%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) JSF
6 1 (7.69%) JSP
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) BDD
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) Kanban
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) Concurrent Programming
4 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Microservices
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (7.69%) RAD
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Scala
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) ATG
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + shares, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago