The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
London / City of London
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Java 938 1251 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.72% 17.80% 15.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.14% 32.21% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 866 1099 1331
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,650
% change year-on-year - +0.78%  

Java is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2830 3884 5039
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.49% 55.26% 49.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2570 3469 4428
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in the City of London

Java
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Java in the City of London

Java
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in the City of London

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Java.

1 822 (43.19%) Finance
2 753 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
3 567 (29.80%) SQL
4 495 (26.01%) JavaScript
5 484 (25.43%) Banking
6 383 (20.13%) TDD
7 375 (19.71%) Linux
8 330 (17.34%) Python
9 321 (16.87%) Degree
10 320 (16.82%) Spring
11 299 (15.71%) HTML
12 289 (15.19%) C#
13 275 (14.45%) Multithreading
14 267 (14.03%) Maven
15 264 (13.87%) AngularJS
16 253 (13.29%) Scrum
17 249 (13.08%) SQL Server
17 249 (13.08%) Jenkins
18 237 (12.45%) OO
19 233 (12.24%) Oracle
20 231 (12.14%) Computer Science
21 228 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
22 218 (11.46%) Low Latency
23 216 (11.35%) .NET
24 215 (11.30%) BDD
25 213 (11.19%) Scala
26 200 (10.51%) DevOps
27 194 (10.19%) Fintech
28 187 (9.83%) Git (software)
28 187 (9.83%) C++

Java
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 93 (4.89%) Apache
2 91 (4.78%) Tomcat
3 69 (3.63%) Apache Spark
4 57 (3.00%) JBoss
5 56 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 54 (2.84%) Jetty
7 37 (1.94%) WebSphere
8 34 (1.79%) IIS
9 32 (1.68%) WebLogic
10 31 (1.63%) Confluence
11 20 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 20 (1.05%) Apache Solr
12 15 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
13 13 (0.68%) Apache Pig
13 13 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
13 13 (0.68%) CMS
14 12 (0.63%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.53%) Anypoint
16 9 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.53%) MS Office
3 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.053%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 5 (0.26%) Magento
2 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.16%) OpenText MBPM
3 3 (0.16%) StreamServe
3 3 (0.16%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.11%) MetaTrader
4 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.11%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 2 (0.11%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.053%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.053%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.053%) RMDS
5 1 (0.053%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.053%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.053%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 177 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (2.00%) SaaS
4 26 (1.37%) GitHub
5 20 (1.05%) PaaS
6 16 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (0.79%) IaaS
8 13 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.42%) Force.com
11 7 (0.37%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.32%) OpenShift
12 6 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.26%) Bluemix
13 5 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
13 5 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
14 4 (0.21%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.16%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.16%) Heroku
15 3 (0.16%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.36%) HTTP
2 34 (1.79%) Internet
3 26 (1.37%) Firewall
4 20 (1.05%) FTP
4 20 (1.05%) SSL
5 18 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.74%) LDAP
7 13 (0.68%) DNS
8 11 (0.58%) Intranet
9 10 (0.53%) DHCP
9 10 (0.53%) Extranet
10 9 (0.47%) Network Security
11 8 (0.42%) LAN
11 8 (0.42%) SAN
12 7 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (0.37%) iSCSI
13 6 (0.32%) VPN
13 6 (0.32%) WAN
14 5 (0.26%) SMTP
15 4 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 162 (8.51%) NoSQL
3 125 (6.57%) MySQL
4 111 (5.83%) Big Data
5 110 (5.78%) Relational Database
6 100 (5.25%) Hadoop
7 86 (4.52%) MongoDB
8 63 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 55 (2.89%) Oracle Database
10 54 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
11 39 (2.05%) KDB
12 35 (1.84%) Apache Hive
12 35 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 34 (1.79%) Redis
13 34 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 32 (1.68%) Couchbase
14 32 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
15 30 (1.58%) DB2
15 30 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 267 (14.03%) Maven
2 249 (13.08%) Jenkins
3 187 (9.83%) Git (software)
4 145 (7.62%) JUnit
5 119 (6.25%) JIRA
6 91 (4.78%) Subversion
7 87 (4.57%) Gradle
8 86 (4.52%) Selenium
9 78 (4.10%) Cucumber
10 56 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 41 (2.15%) Eclipse
12 39 (2.05%) Ant
13 36 (1.89%) Mockito
14 32 (1.68%) WebDriver
15 31 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
16 28 (1.47%) git-flow
16 28 (1.47%) Jasmine
17 27 (1.42%) Gatling
18 25 (1.31%) IntelliJ
19 22 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 822 (43.19%) Finance
2 484 (25.43%) Banking
3 187 (9.83%) Front Office
4 89 (4.68%) Investment Banking
5 55 (2.89%) Retail
6 52 (2.73%) Advertising
7 51 (2.68%) Back Office
8 44 (2.31%) Games
9 36 (1.89%) Marketing
10 27 (1.42%) Telecoms
11 23 (1.21%) Financial Institution
12 21 (1.10%) Legal
12 21 (1.10%) Publishing
13 17 (0.89%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.32%) German Language
14 6 (0.32%) Law
14 6 (0.32%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.21%) Electronics
15 4 (0.21%) French Language
15 4 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1265 (66.47%) Developer
2 895 (47.03%) Java Developer
3 402 (21.12%) Senior Developer
4 339 (17.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 112 (5.89%) Architect
6 106 (5.57%) C# Developer
7 98 (5.15%) SQL Developer
8 93 (4.89%) Front Office Developer
9 92 (4.83%) Java Engineer
10 81 (4.26%) Junior
11 78 (4.10%) Lead Developer
12 77 (4.05%) Junior Developer
13 71 (3.73%) DevOps Engineer
14 68 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
15 64 (3.36%) Analyst
16 63 (3.31%) .NET Developer
16 63 (3.31%) Core Java Developer
17 61 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
18 58 (3.05%) Junior Java Developer
19 57 (3.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (16.82%) Spring
2 299 (15.71%) HTML
3 264 (13.87%) AngularJS
4 216 (11.35%) .NET
5 178 (9.35%) CSS
6 170 (8.93%) Web Services
7 166 (8.72%) Node.js
8 147 (7.72%) Hibernate
9 145 (7.62%) REST
10 137 (7.20%) XML
11 120 (6.31%) J2EE
12 115 (6.04%) J2SE
13 106 (5.57%) JDBC
14 104 (5.47%) HTML5
15 98 (5.15%) React
16 97 (5.10%) FIX Protocol
16 97 (5.10%) RESTful
17 95 (4.99%) JMS
18 91 (4.78%) jQuery
19 74 (3.89%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 231 (12.14%) Computer Science
2 194 (10.19%) Fintech
3 114 (5.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 96 (5.04%) Algorithms
5 92 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
6 76 (3.99%) Equities
7 66 (3.47%) Derivative
8 55 (2.89%) Client/Server
9 52 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
10 41 (2.15%) Fixed Income
11 40 (2.10%) Mobile App
12 37 (1.94%) Hedge funds
13 36 (1.89%) User Experience
14 28 (1.47%) SWIFT
15 26 (1.37%) Data Structures
16 20 (1.05%) Credit Risk
16 20 (1.05%) Management Information System
16 20 (1.05%) Market Risk
17 19 (1.00%) Reference Data
18 15 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 375 (19.71%) Linux
2 156 (8.20%) Unix
3 113 (5.94%) Windows
4 75 (3.94%) Android
5 43 (2.26%) Apple iOS
6 35 (1.84%) Windows Server
7 32 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (1.16%) CentOS
9 18 (0.95%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.58%) Solaris
11 6 (0.32%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.21%) Debian
14 3 (0.16%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.16%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.11%) AIX
16 1 (0.053%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.053%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 753 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (20.13%) TDD
3 275 (14.45%) Multithreading
4 253 (13.29%) Scrum
5 237 (12.45%) OO
6 228 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
7 218 (11.46%) Low Latency
8 215 (11.30%) BDD
9 200 (10.51%) DevOps
10 156 (8.20%) Mentoring
11 155 (8.15%) Microservices
12 146 (7.67%) Software Engineering
13 123 (6.46%) Mathematics
13 123 (6.46%) SOA
14 120 (6.31%) Electronic Trading
14 120 (6.31%) Web Development
15 112 (5.89%) Concurrent Programming
15 112 (5.89%) Open Source
16 97 (5.10%) OOD
17 91 (4.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 567 (29.80%) SQL
2 495 (26.01%) JavaScript
3 330 (17.34%) Python
4 289 (15.19%) C#
5 213 (11.19%) Scala
6 187 (9.83%) C++
7 126 (6.62%) Ruby
8 96 (5.04%) Perl
9 88 (4.62%) Bash Shell
10 68 (3.57%) PHP
11 65 (3.42%) PL/SQL
12 50 (2.63%) C
13 44 (2.31%) Shell Script
14 37 (1.94%) Go
15 32 (1.68%) Objective-C
16 26 (1.37%) Clojure
17 25 (1.31%) R
18 23 (1.21%) Groovy
19 22 (1.16%) VB
20 20 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 321 (16.87%) Degree
2 38 (2.00%) PhD
3 20 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 18 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 13 (0.68%) ISEB
6 10 (0.53%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.47%) Sun Certification
8 8 (0.42%) CISSP
9 6 (0.32%) CISA
9 6 (0.32%) CISM
10 4 (0.21%) CREST Certified
10 4 (0.21%) OCMJD
10 4 (0.21%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.16%) CEH
11 3 (0.16%) CHECK Team Leader
11 3 (0.16%) GIAC
11 3 (0.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (5.68%) QA
2 15 (0.79%) MiFID
3 7 (0.37%) SLA
4 6 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.26%) EMIR
5 5 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.21%) SDET
7 3 (0.16%) GCP
8 2 (0.11%) Basel III
8 2 (0.11%) GDPR
8 2 (0.11%) PMO
9 1 (0.053%) Basel II
9 1 (0.053%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 114 (5.99%) Docker
2 18 (0.95%) HDFS
3 15 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 14 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.42%) Active Directory
7 7 (0.37%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.26%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.21%) NFS
10 3 (0.16%) Firmware
10 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.11%) KVM
12 1 (0.053%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.053%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.053%) SRDF
12 1 (0.053%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 156 (8.20%) Puppet
2 112 (5.89%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (3.73%) Ansible
4 38 (2.00%) Kubernetes
5 23 (1.21%) Mesos
6 14 (0.74%) Kibana
6 14 (0.74%) Nagios
6 14 (0.74%) Salt
6 14 (0.74%) Terraform
7 13 (0.68%) logstash
8 7 (0.37%) Marathon
8 7 (0.37%) Oozie
9 6 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
10 5 (0.26%) Control-M
10 5 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.21%) Graphite
12 3 (0.16%) Grafana
12 3 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
12 3 (0.16%) HP Fortify
12 3 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 233 (12.24%) Oracle
2 88 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 55 (2.89%) TIBCO
4 42 (2.21%) Red Hat
5 39 (2.05%) Google
6 38 (2.00%) PayPal
7 33 (1.73%) Atlassian
8 29 (1.52%) Adobe
9 28 (1.47%) IBM
10 25 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
11 23 (1.21%) Sybase
12 22 (1.16%) VMware
13 20 (1.05%) StreamBase
14 18 (0.95%) Calypso
15 16 (0.84%) Solace
15 16 (0.84%) Tableau
16 15 (0.79%) hybris
16 15 (0.79%) SAP
16 15 (0.79%) Splunk
17 14 (0.74%) HP
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 38 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £40,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stott & May
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + 28 Days Holiday + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000k base, £9,600k cash allowance, 15% bonus, benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago