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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Java 958 1261 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.69% 17.66% 15.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.06% 31.81% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1104 1390
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 £44,825
% change year-on-year - +0.39%  

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 2898 3964 5201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.52% 55.52% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 3543 4576
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in the City of London

Java
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 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 (43.10%) Finance
2 765 (40.12%) Agile Software Development
3 570 (29.89%) SQL
4 504 (26.43%) JavaScript
5 486 (25.49%) Banking
6 388 (20.35%) TDD
7 373 (19.56%) Linux
8 334 (17.51%) Python
9 330 (17.30%) Spring
10 323 (16.94%) Degree
11 306 (16.05%) HTML
12 292 (15.31%) C#
13 275 (14.42%) Multithreading
14 270 (14.16%) AngularJS
15 266 (13.95%) Maven
16 253 (13.27%) SQL Server
17 248 (13.00%) Scrum
18 242 (12.69%) Jenkins
19 236 (12.38%) Computer Science
20 233 (12.22%) OO
21 232 (12.17%) Oracle
21 232 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
22 220 (11.54%) BDD
22 220 (11.54%) Low Latency
23 214 (11.22%) .NET
24 204 (10.70%) Scala
25 198 (10.38%) DevOps
26 194 (10.17%) Fintech
27 188 (9.86%) C++
28 184 (9.65%) CSS

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 94 (4.93%) Tomcat
2 93 (4.88%) Apache
3 68 (3.57%) Apache Spark
4 57 (2.99%) JBoss
5 53 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
6 49 (2.57%) Jetty
7 38 (1.99%) WebSphere
8 36 (1.89%) WebLogic
9 32 (1.68%) IIS
10 31 (1.63%) Confluence
11 20 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 19 (1.00%) Apache Solr
13 14 (0.73%) Apache Pig
13 14 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
14 13 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
14 13 (0.68%) OpenStack
15 12 (0.63%) CMS
16 10 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
17 8 (0.42%) SharePoint
17 8 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 40 (2.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.52%) MS Office
3 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.10%) MS Project
6 1 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.052%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 5 (0.26%) Magento
2 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.16%) OpenText MBPM
3 3 (0.16%) StreamServe
3 3 (0.16%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.10%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.10%) MetaTrader
4 2 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.10%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 2 (0.10%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.052%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.052%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.052%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.052%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.052%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.052%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.052%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 178 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (1.94%) SaaS
4 25 (1.31%) GitHub
5 21 (1.10%) PaaS
6 16 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (0.84%) IaaS
7 14 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.42%) Force.com
10 7 (0.37%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.31%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.26%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.26%) Bluemix
12 5 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
12 5 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
12 5 (0.26%) iTunes
13 3 (0.16%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.36%) HTTP
2 35 (1.84%) Internet
3 26 (1.36%) Firewall
4 20 (1.05%) FTP
4 20 (1.05%) SSL
5 18 (0.94%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.73%) LDAP
7 13 (0.68%) DNS
8 11 (0.58%) Intranet
9 10 (0.52%) DHCP
9 10 (0.52%) 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 (0.31%) VPN
13 6 (0.31%) WAN
14 5 (0.26%) AMQP
14 5 (0.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 160 (8.39%) NoSQL
3 129 (6.76%) MySQL
4 109 (5.72%) Relational Database
5 105 (5.51%) Big Data
6 99 (5.19%) Hadoop
7 83 (4.35%) MongoDB
8 61 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 57 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
10 53 (2.78%) Oracle Database
11 40 (2.10%) KDB
12 36 (1.89%) Apache Hive
13 35 (1.84%) Redis
13 35 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 34 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
14 34 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 32 (1.68%) DB2
16 31 (1.63%) Couchbase
17 30 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 29 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 266 (13.95%) Maven
2 242 (12.69%) Jenkins
3 181 (9.49%) Git (software)
4 150 (7.87%) JUnit
5 116 (6.08%) JIRA
6 94 (4.93%) Selenium
7 90 (4.72%) Subversion
8 86 (4.51%) Gradle
9 79 (4.14%) Cucumber
10 54 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 40 (2.10%) Eclipse
12 39 (2.05%) WebDriver
13 38 (1.99%) Ant
14 36 (1.89%) Mockito
15 29 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
16 28 (1.47%) Jasmine
17 26 (1.36%) Gatling
18 25 (1.31%) git-flow
18 25 (1.31%) IntelliJ
19 21 (1.10%) JMeter
General
1 822 (43.10%) Finance
2 486 (25.49%) Banking
3 184 (9.65%) Front Office
4 95 (4.98%) Investment Banking
5 59 (3.09%) Retail
6 51 (2.67%) Advertising
7 50 (2.62%) Back Office
8 44 (2.31%) Games
9 35 (1.84%) Marketing
10 27 (1.42%) Telecoms
11 24 (1.26%) Legal
12 22 (1.15%) Financial Institution
12 22 (1.15%) Publishing
13 17 (0.89%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.31%) German Language
14 6 (0.31%) Law
14 6 (0.31%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.21%) Electronics
15 4 (0.21%) French Language
15 4 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1263 (66.23%) Developer
2 890 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 400 (20.98%) Senior Developer
4 339 (17.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 112 (5.87%) Architect
6 105 (5.51%) C# Developer
7 99 (5.19%) SQL Developer
8 92 (4.82%) Java Engineer
9 91 (4.77%) Front Office Developer
10 80 (4.20%) Junior
10 80 (4.20%) Lead Developer
11 76 (3.99%) Junior Developer
12 71 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
13 67 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
14 65 (3.41%) Core Java Developer
15 62 (3.25%) .NET Developer
15 62 (3.25%) Analyst
16 60 (3.15%) C# .NET Developer
17 57 (2.99%) Software Engineer
18 56 (2.94%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (17.30%) Spring
2 306 (16.05%) HTML
3 270 (14.16%) AngularJS
4 214 (11.22%) .NET
5 184 (9.65%) CSS
6 172 (9.02%) Web Services
7 163 (8.55%) Node.js
8 152 (7.97%) Hibernate
9 145 (7.60%) REST
10 137 (7.18%) XML
11 121 (6.35%) J2EE
12 116 (6.08%) J2SE
13 107 (5.61%) HTML5
13 107 (5.61%) JDBC
14 102 (5.35%) JMS
15 100 (5.24%) React
16 96 (5.03%) FIX Protocol
16 96 (5.03%) RESTful
17 91 (4.77%) jQuery
18 70 (3.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 236 (12.38%) Computer Science
2 194 (10.17%) Fintech
3 110 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 95 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
5 94 (4.93%) Algorithms
6 77 (4.04%) Equities
7 66 (3.46%) Derivative
8 58 (3.04%) Client/Server
9 54 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
10 44 (2.31%) Mobile App
11 41 (2.15%) Fixed Income
12 39 (2.05%) User Experience
13 36 (1.89%) Hedge funds
14 28 (1.47%) SWIFT
15 26 (1.36%) Data Structures
16 20 (1.05%) Credit Risk
17 19 (1.00%) Management Information System
17 19 (1.00%) Market Risk
17 19 (1.00%) Reference Data
18 17 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 373 (19.56%) Linux
2 159 (8.34%) Unix
3 113 (5.93%) Windows
4 78 (4.09%) Android
5 47 (2.46%) Apple iOS
6 34 (1.78%) Windows Server
7 31 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (1.15%) CentOS
9 18 (0.94%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.52%) Solaris
11 7 (0.37%) 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 1 (0.052%) AIX
15 1 (0.052%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.052%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 765 (40.12%) Agile Software Development
2 388 (20.35%) TDD
3 275 (14.42%) Multithreading
4 248 (13.00%) Scrum
5 233 (12.22%) OO
6 232 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
7 220 (11.54%) BDD
7 220 (11.54%) Low Latency
8 198 (10.38%) DevOps
9 159 (8.34%) Microservices
10 151 (7.92%) Mentoring
11 144 (7.55%) Software Engineering
12 125 (6.55%) Mathematics
13 123 (6.45%) SOA
14 120 (6.29%) Electronic Trading
15 119 (6.24%) Web Development
16 114 (5.98%) Open Source
17 111 (5.82%) Concurrent Programming
18 98 (5.14%) OOD
19 92 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 570 (29.89%) SQL
2 504 (26.43%) JavaScript
3 334 (17.51%) Python
4 292 (15.31%) C#
5 204 (10.70%) Scala
6 188 (9.86%) C++
7 123 (6.45%) Ruby
8 96 (5.03%) Perl
9 86 (4.51%) Bash Shell
10 71 (3.72%) PHP
11 68 (3.57%) PL/SQL
12 49 (2.57%) C
13 46 (2.41%) Shell Script
14 37 (1.94%) Objective-C
15 36 (1.89%) Go
16 26 (1.36%) Clojure
17 24 (1.26%) R
18 23 (1.21%) Apple Swift
19 22 (1.15%) Groovy
20 21 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 323 (16.94%) Degree
2 36 (1.89%) PhD
3 22 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.89%) ISTQB
5 14 (0.73%) ISEB
6 11 (0.58%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.52%) Sun Certification
8 8 (0.42%) CISSP
9 6 (0.31%) CISA
9 6 (0.31%) 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
1 114 (5.98%) QA
2 16 (0.84%) MiFID
3 8 (0.42%) SLA
4 6 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.26%) EMIR
5 5 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.16%) GCP
6 3 (0.16%) SDET
7 2 (0.10%) Basel III
7 2 (0.10%) GDPR
7 2 (0.10%) PMO
8 1 (0.052%) Basel II
8 1 (0.052%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 114 (5.98%) Docker
2 19 (1.00%) HDFS
3 15 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 14 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (0.47%) 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%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.10%) KVM
12 1 (0.052%) Firmware
12 1 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.052%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.052%) SRDF
12 1 (0.052%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 151 (7.92%) Puppet
2 109 (5.72%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (3.83%) Ansible
4 38 (1.99%) Kubernetes
5 23 (1.21%) Mesos
6 14 (0.73%) Kibana
6 14 (0.73%) Nagios
6 14 (0.73%) Salt
7 13 (0.68%) logstash
7 13 (0.68%) Terraform
8 8 (0.42%) Oozie
9 7 (0.37%) Marathon
10 6 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (0.21%) Control-M
11 4 (0.21%) Graphite
11 4 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.16%) Grafana
12 3 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
12 3 (0.16%) HP Fortify
12 3 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 232 (12.17%) Oracle
2 87 (4.56%) Microsoft
3 58 (3.04%) TIBCO
4 40 (2.10%) Red Hat
5 39 (2.05%) Google
5 39 (2.05%) PayPal
6 30 (1.57%) Atlassian
7 29 (1.52%) Adobe
8 28 (1.47%) IBM
9 24 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (1.26%) Sybase
10 22 (1.15%) StreamBase
11 20 (1.05%) VMware
12 17 (0.89%) Calypso
13 16 (0.84%) Solace
13 16 (0.84%) Tableau
14 15 (0.79%) hybris
14 15 (0.79%) SAP
15 14 (0.73%) Splunk
15 14 (0.73%) Zend
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum + Bens - Equity
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + be - big bonus, 28 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + 28 Days Holiday + Pension + Other Be
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago