Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Java SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java SE over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 298 294 371
Rank change year-on-year -4 +77 +17
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 24 56 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 1.16% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 56 58
City of London median annual salary £77,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.17% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £33,750 £44,375 £39,325
90th Percentile £92,500 £73,750 £69,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -7.69%

Java SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4077 4812 6243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.24% 41.39% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3671 4437 5409
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Java SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Java SE in the City of London

Java SE
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Java SE in the City of London

Java SE
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java SE in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java SE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE 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 City of London region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (95.83%) Finance
2 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (95.83%) JIRA
3 22 (91.67%) Multithreading
3 22 (91.67%) Low Latency
3 22 (91.67%) Concurrent Programming
3 22 (91.67%) Fintech
3 22 (91.67%) J2SE
4 21 (87.50%) Degree
5 12 (50.00%) TDD
6 10 (41.67%) Financial Modelling
6 10 (41.67%) FIX Protocol
6 10 (41.67%) Hedge funds
7 9 (37.50%) Investment Banking
7 9 (37.50%) Banking
8 7 (29.17%) Spring
9 6 (25.00%) Maven
9 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
10 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
10 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 3 (12.50%) Contract for Difference
11 2 (8.33%) StreamBase
11 2 (8.33%) OpenFin
11 2 (8.33%) React
11 2 (8.33%) REST
11 2 (8.33%) DevOps
11 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (8.33%) Spread Betting

Java SE
Co-occurring 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 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.17%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (95.83%) JIRA
2 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (95.83%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Banking
2 9 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Core Java Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Consultant
4 5 (20.83%) Java Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Java Quantitative Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Quantitative Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.33%) TIBCO Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Java Integration Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) J2SE
2 10 (41.67%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (29.17%) Spring
4 2 (8.33%) Java EE
4 2 (8.33%) OpenFin
4 2 (8.33%) React
4 2 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.17%) JMS
5 1 (4.17%) RAML
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (91.67%) Fintech
2 10 (41.67%) Hedge funds
3 3 (12.50%) Contract for Difference
3 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (8.33%) Spread Betting
5 1 (4.17%) Derivative
5 1 (4.17%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) Concurrent Programming
2 22 (91.67%) Low Latency
2 22 (91.67%) Multithreading
3 12 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (41.67%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 2 (8.33%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) StreamBase
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) MuleSoft