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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 227 277
Rank change year-on-year +14 +50  
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 18 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.54% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% 1.31% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 28
Median salary £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.66%  

Java SE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1966 2602 3649
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.20% 41.35% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1728 2348 3186
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Java SE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java SE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 50 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (96.00%) Multithreading
3 47 (94.00%) Finance
4 46 (92.00%) J2SE
4 46 (92.00%) Degree
4 46 (92.00%) JIRA
4 46 (92.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 46 (92.00%) Fintech
5 43 (86.00%) Low Latency
6 25 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
7 20 (40.00%) TDD
8 19 (38.00%) Banking
9 18 (36.00%) Investment Banking
10 15 (30.00%) Financial Modelling
11 14 (28.00%) Hedge funds
12 7 (14.00%) React
12 7 (14.00%) Scala
12 7 (14.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (12.00%) REST
14 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
14 5 (10.00%) Spring
14 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
15 4 (8.00%) Maven
15 4 (8.00%) Equities
16 3 (6.00%) KDB
16 3 (6.00%) Fixed Income
16 3 (6.00%) OO
16 3 (6.00%) Oracle
16 3 (6.00%) Kdb+

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 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) KDB
1 3 (6.00%) Kdb+
2 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.00%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 46 (92.00%) JIRA
2 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.00%) RSpec
4 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (94.00%) Finance
2 19 (38.00%) Banking
3 18 (36.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (96.00%) Developer
1 48 (96.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (22.00%) Core Java Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Scala Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Low Latency Java Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.00%) KDB Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Graduate
8 1 (2.00%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Graduate Java Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (92.00%) J2SE
2 25 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (14.00%) React
4 6 (12.00%) REST
5 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (10.00%) Spring
6 1 (2.00%) iBATIS
6 1 (2.00%) Java EE
6 1 (2.00%) JMS
6 1 (2.00%) JPA
6 1 (2.00%) Spring Integration
6 1 (2.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (92.00%) Fintech
2 14 (28.00%) Hedge funds
3 7 (14.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (8.00%) Equities
5 3 (6.00%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.00%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (2.00%) Derivative
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
1 48 (96.00%) Multithreading
2 46 (92.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 43 (86.00%) Low Latency
4 20 (40.00%) TDD
5 15 (30.00%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (6.00%) OO
7 2 (4.00%) BDD
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps
7 2 (4.00%) Microservices
7 2 (4.00%) SOA
8 1 (2.00%) Algorithmic Trading
8 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.00%) Market Making
8 1 (2.00%) Multithreaded Programming
8 1 (2.00%) MVC
8 1 (2.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (14.00%) Scala
3 2 (4.00%) Clojure
3 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.00%) Ruby
3 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (92.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) OCP
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Ansible
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle
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