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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Java 1006 1214 1699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.46% 19.00% 16.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.32% 33.12% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 892 1094 1446
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,450 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 2931 3666 5307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.69% 57.36% 52.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2624 3355 4694
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 £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 893 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
2 849 (43.54%) Finance
3 534 (27.38%) SQL
4 485 (24.87%) JavaScript
5 456 (23.38%) Banking
6 434 (22.26%) Python
7 373 (19.13%) TDD
8 364 (18.67%) Spring
9 361 (18.51%) Linux
10 337 (17.28%) Degree
11 327 (16.77%) HTML
12 289 (14.82%) SQL Server
13 282 (14.46%) C#
14 278 (14.26%) Multithreading
15 260 (13.33%) OO
16 254 (13.03%) Scrum
17 253 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
18 237 (12.15%) C++
19 236 (12.10%) .NET
20 230 (11.79%) Computer Science
21 228 (11.69%) Fintech
22 223 (11.44%) AngularJS
23 222 (11.38%) DevOps
24 219 (11.23%) Low Latency
25 217 (11.13%) Test Automation
26 214 (10.97%) Oracle
27 210 (10.77%) Jenkins
28 208 (10.67%) CSS
29 207 (10.62%) BDD
30 205 (10.51%) Amazon AWS

Java
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 89 (4.56%) Tomcat
2 81 (4.15%) JBoss
3 71 (3.64%) Apache Spark
4 69 (3.54%) Apache
5 55 (2.82%) WebSphere
6 46 (2.36%) WebLogic
7 44 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
8 34 (1.74%) Confluence
8 34 (1.74%) IIS
9 26 (1.33%) Apache Solr
9 26 (1.33%) SharePoint
10 24 (1.23%) Jetty
11 16 (0.82%) Apache TomEE
11 16 (0.82%) OpenStack
12 15 (0.77%) Apache Pig
12 15 (0.77%) CMS
13 14 (0.72%) nginx
14 12 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
16 9 (0.46%) Alfresco
Applications
1 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.21%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.051%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.56%) MetaTrader
3 5 (0.26%) Magento
3 5 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.21%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.10%) Actimize
6 2 (0.10%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.10%) OpenText MBPM
6 2 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.10%) StreamServe
7 1 (0.051%) Capstone
7 1 (0.051%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.051%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.051%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.051%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 1 (0.051%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 205 (10.51%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (3.08%) SaaS
3 52 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 37 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 34 (1.74%) PaaS
6 32 (1.64%) IaaS
7 21 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 18 (0.92%) GitHub
9 10 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.51%) Office 365
10 8 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.41%) iTunes
11 7 (0.36%) Rackspace Cloud
12 6 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
12 6 (0.31%) BrowserStack
12 6 (0.31%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.26%) Datadog
13 5 (0.26%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.21%) HTTP
2 42 (2.15%) Firewall
3 35 (1.79%) Internet
4 27 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 20 (1.03%) VPN
6 16 (0.82%) DNS
6 16 (0.82%) FTP
7 15 (0.77%) DHCP
8 11 (0.56%) WAN
9 10 (0.51%) FIX Connectivity
9 10 (0.51%) LDAP
10 9 (0.46%) Intranet
10 9 (0.46%) iSCSI
11 8 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (0.41%) Network Security
12 7 (0.36%) DMZ
12 7 (0.36%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.31%) IPsec
13 6 (0.31%) SAN
13 6 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (14.82%) SQL Server
2 191 (9.79%) NoSQL
3 141 (7.23%) MySQL
4 108 (5.54%) MongoDB
5 106 (5.44%) Relational Database
6 97 (4.97%) Hadoop
7 94 (4.82%) Big Data
8 74 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 48 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
9 48 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
10 47 (2.41%) Redis
11 46 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 41 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 36 (1.85%) Oracle Database
13 36 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 35 (1.79%) RDBMS
15 31 (1.59%) KDB
16 26 (1.33%) Apache Hive
17 24 (1.23%) Kdb+
18 23 (1.18%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 210 (10.77%) Jenkins
2 199 (10.21%) Maven
3 148 (7.59%) JUnit
4 143 (7.33%) Git (software)
5 138 (7.08%) Selenium
6 109 (5.59%) JIRA
7 92 (4.72%) Cucumber
8 84 (4.31%) WebDriver
9 67 (3.44%) Gradle
10 54 (2.77%) Subversion
11 47 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 42 (2.15%) Ant
12 42 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
13 41 (2.10%) Mockito
14 37 (1.90%) Jasmine
15 29 (1.49%) IntelliJ
16 28 (1.44%) Eclipse
16 28 (1.44%) TeamCity
17 23 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
18 19 (0.97%) Xcode
General
1 849 (43.54%) Finance
2 456 (23.38%) Banking
3 173 (8.87%) Front Office
4 126 (6.46%) Investment Banking
5 64 (3.28%) Retail
6 59 (3.03%) Advertising
7 48 (2.46%) Back Office
8 47 (2.41%) Legal
9 29 (1.49%) Publishing
10 28 (1.44%) Games
11 26 (1.33%) Marketing
12 23 (1.18%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.36%) Prime Brokerage
16 6 (0.31%) Law
17 5 (0.26%) Telecoms
18 4 (0.21%) Billing
18 4 (0.21%) Multimedia
19 3 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1190 (61.03%) Developer
2 821 (42.10%) Java Developer
3 328 (16.82%) Senior Developer
4 250 (12.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 111 (5.69%) Architect
6 94 (4.82%) Analyst
7 76 (3.90%) C# Developer
8 75 (3.85%) Java Engineer
8 75 (3.85%) Lead Developer
9 66 (3.38%) DevOps Engineer
10 65 (3.33%) Graduate
11 63 (3.23%) Junior
12 62 (3.18%) Front Office Developer
13 61 (3.13%) Scala Developer
14 60 (3.08%) Full Stack Developer
15 59 (3.03%) SQL Developer
16 57 (2.92%) Applications Support
16 57 (2.92%) Junior Developer
17 55 (2.82%) Support Engineer
18 52 (2.67%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (18.67%) Spring
2 327 (16.77%) HTML
3 236 (12.10%) .NET
4 223 (11.44%) AngularJS
5 208 (10.67%) CSS
6 203 (10.41%) Hibernate
7 177 (9.08%) Web Services
8 144 (7.38%) REST
9 128 (6.56%) Node.js
10 121 (6.21%) RESTful
11 120 (6.15%) XML
12 115 (5.90%) React
13 108 (5.54%) J2SE
14 107 (5.49%) HTML5
15 104 (5.33%) JMS
16 92 (4.72%) jQuery
17 90 (4.62%) FIX Protocol
18 80 (4.10%) J2EE
19 67 (3.44%) Middleware
20 55 (2.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 230 (11.79%) Computer Science
2 228 (11.69%) Fintech
3 117 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 110 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
5 103 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
6 97 (4.97%) Algorithms
7 83 (4.26%) Equities
8 81 (4.15%) Mobile App
9 75 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
10 65 (3.33%) Derivative
11 49 (2.51%) User Experience
12 48 (2.46%) Hedge funds
13 41 (2.10%) Credit Risk
14 39 (2.00%) Fixed Income
15 37 (1.90%) Client/Server
15 37 (1.90%) Market Risk
16 26 (1.33%) Data Structures
17 23 (1.18%) Xbox
18 20 (1.03%) PlayStation
18 20 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 361 (18.51%) Linux
2 185 (9.49%) Windows
3 184 (9.44%) Unix
4 106 (5.44%) Android
5 82 (4.21%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.90%) CentOS
7 35 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (1.64%) Windows Server
9 22 (1.13%) Ubuntu
10 20 (1.03%) Windows Phone
11 14 (0.72%) Solaris
12 7 (0.36%) Windows 10
12 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.26%) Debian
13 5 (0.26%) Kali Linux
13 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.15%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.10%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 893 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (19.13%) TDD
3 278 (14.26%) Multithreading
4 260 (13.33%) OO
5 254 (13.03%) Scrum
6 253 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
7 222 (11.38%) DevOps
8 219 (11.23%) Low Latency
9 217 (11.13%) Test Automation
10 207 (10.62%) BDD
11 204 (10.46%) Microservices
12 147 (7.54%) Software Engineering
13 140 (7.18%) SOA
14 124 (6.36%) Mentoring
15 121 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
16 111 (5.69%) Concurrent Programming
17 106 (5.44%) SDLC
18 105 (5.38%) Open Source
19 101 (5.18%) Mathematics
20 95 (4.87%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 534 (27.38%) SQL
2 485 (24.87%) JavaScript
3 434 (22.26%) Python
4 282 (14.46%) C#
5 237 (12.15%) C++
6 184 (9.44%) Scala
7 130 (6.67%) Ruby
8 98 (5.03%) PHP
9 76 (3.90%) Bash Shell
10 74 (3.79%) Shell Script
11 66 (3.38%) Perl
12 65 (3.33%) Objective-C
13 56 (2.87%) C
14 47 (2.41%) PL/SQL
15 44 (2.26%) Go
16 38 (1.95%) Apple Swift
17 37 (1.90%) PowerShell
18 32 (1.64%) Groovy
19 25 (1.28%) VB
20 20 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 337 (17.28%) Degree
2 109 (5.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.18%) PhD
5 22 (1.13%) ISEB
5 22 (1.13%) ISTQB
6 17 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
7 16 (0.82%) SC Cleared
8 9 (0.46%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.41%) CISSP
10 7 (0.36%) CEH
11 6 (0.31%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.31%) GIAC
11 6 (0.31%) RHCA
11 6 (0.31%) RHCE
11 6 (0.31%) SANS
11 6 (0.31%) Sun Certification
12 5 (0.26%) CREST Certified
12 5 (0.26%) LPIC
12 5 (0.26%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (6.82%) QA
2 19 (0.97%) MiFID
3 12 (0.62%) GCP
4 10 (0.51%) SLA
5 8 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.26%) EMIR
7 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.10%) Basel III
8 2 (0.10%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.10%) SEPA
9 1 (0.051%) Basel II
9 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 140 (7.18%) Docker
2 17 (0.87%) HDFS
2 17 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.77%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.41%) Varnish
6 5 (0.26%) pfSense
7 4 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.15%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.15%) NFS
8 3 (0.15%) vSphere
9 1 (0.051%) Snort
9 1 (0.051%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.051%) Xen
9 1 (0.051%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 120 (6.15%) Puppet
2 89 (4.56%) Ansible
3 71 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (1.79%) Kubernetes
5 19 (0.97%) Mesos
6 18 (0.92%) Kibana
7 17 (0.87%) Terraform
8 16 (0.82%) Salt
9 15 (0.77%) logstash
10 12 (0.62%) Nagios
10 12 (0.62%) Oozie
11 10 (0.51%) Control-M
12 7 (0.36%) HAProxy
13 6 (0.31%) FortiGate
14 5 (0.26%) CFEngine
15 4 (0.21%) Grafana
15 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
15 4 (0.21%) SCOM
15 4 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 3 (0.15%) StatsD
Vendors
1 214 (10.97%) Oracle
2 109 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 59 (3.03%) TIBCO
4 57 (2.92%) Red Hat
5 45 (2.31%) Google
6 38 (1.95%) StreamBase
7 35 (1.79%) Sybase
8 28 (1.44%) IBM
9 25 (1.28%) VMware
10 23 (1.18%) Talend
11 22 (1.13%) Splunk
12 21 (1.08%) Tableau
13 20 (1.03%) Adobe
14 19 (0.97%) PayPal
15 18 (0.92%) AppDynamics
16 17 (0.87%) Solace
17 14 (0.72%) Atlassian
17 14 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
17 14 (0.72%) Xamarin
18 13 (0.67%) Cisco
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be - bonus, training, meetups
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Yoti ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pensions + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Plus package and great company cultu
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Finsbury Digital
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montash
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum +10% Bonus + Pensions + healthcare +
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £72,000 and excellent benefits / equity
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £105000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Finsbury Digital
Posted: Yesterday