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 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
London / City of London
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Java 988 1219 1633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.92% 18.74% 16.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.09% 33.02% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 874 1101 1395
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 £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 2986 3692 5175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 57.17% 56.77% 51.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2679 3398 4577
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 £77,500 £80,000
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 30 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 881 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
2 843 (43.39%) Finance
3 556 (28.62%) SQL
4 490 (25.22%) JavaScript
5 468 (24.09%) Banking
6 416 (21.41%) Python
7 373 (19.20%) TDD
8 370 (19.04%) Linux
9 366 (18.84%) Spring
10 325 (16.73%) Degree
11 318 (16.37%) HTML
12 300 (15.44%) C#
13 273 (14.05%) SQL Server
14 272 (14.00%) Multithreading
15 264 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
16 259 (13.33%) AngularJS
17 258 (13.28%) OO
18 254 (13.07%) Scrum
19 236 (12.15%) DevOps
20 234 (12.04%) .NET
21 233 (11.99%) Computer Science
21 233 (11.99%) Jenkins
22 229 (11.79%) Low Latency
23 218 (11.22%) Test Automation
23 218 (11.22%) BDD
24 216 (11.12%) Maven
25 215 (11.07%) C++
26 214 (11.01%) Fintech
27 209 (10.76%) CSS
28 208 (10.71%) Oracle

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 93 (4.79%) Tomcat
2 76 (3.91%) Apache
3 68 (3.50%) JBoss
4 61 (3.14%) Apache Spark
5 46 (2.37%) WebSphere
6 44 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
7 37 (1.90%) WebLogic
8 35 (1.80%) IIS
9 29 (1.49%) Confluence
10 22 (1.13%) Jetty
11 20 (1.03%) Apache Solr
12 17 (0.87%) SharePoint
13 15 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 14 (0.72%) Apache Pig
14 14 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
15 12 (0.62%) nginx
15 12 (0.62%) OpenStack
16 10 (0.51%) Apache TomEE
16 10 (0.51%) CMS
17 9 (0.46%) Alfresco
Applications
1 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.051%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.41%) MetaTrader
2 7 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.26%) Magento
4 4 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.21%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
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%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.051%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.051%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.051%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 1 (0.051%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.051%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.051%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.051%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 207 (10.65%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (2.68%) SaaS
3 51 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 28 (1.44%) PaaS
6 26 (1.34%) IaaS
7 20 (1.03%) GitHub
8 16 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 10 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (0.41%) iTunes
11 7 (0.36%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.31%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
12 6 (0.31%) BrowserStack
12 6 (0.31%) Datadog
12 6 (0.31%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
13 5 (0.26%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.21%) HTTP
2 42 (2.16%) Internet
3 37 (1.90%) Firewall
4 21 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 17 (0.87%) FTP
6 13 (0.67%) DNS
6 13 (0.67%) VPN
7 12 (0.62%) DHCP
8 11 (0.57%) LDAP
9 9 (0.46%) iSCSI
9 9 (0.46%) SAN
9 9 (0.46%) WAN
10 8 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (0.41%) LAN
10 8 (0.41%) SSL
11 7 (0.36%) Intranet
12 6 (0.31%) FIX Connectivity
12 6 (0.31%) Network Security
12 6 (0.31%) WebEx
13 5 (0.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 188 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 130 (6.69%) MySQL
4 105 (5.40%) Relational Database
5 103 (5.30%) MongoDB
6 97 (4.99%) Big Data
7 90 (4.63%) Hadoop
8 70 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 55 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
10 44 (2.26%) Redis
11 42 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
12 41 (2.11%) Oracle Database
12 41 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 40 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 36 (1.85%) KDB
14 36 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 34 (1.75%) RDBMS
16 29 (1.49%) Apache Hive
17 27 (1.39%) Kdb+
18 25 (1.29%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 233 (11.99%) Jenkins
2 216 (11.12%) Maven
3 168 (8.65%) Git (software)
4 153 (7.87%) JUnit
5 129 (6.64%) Selenium
6 106 (5.46%) JIRA
7 87 (4.48%) Cucumber
8 76 (3.91%) WebDriver
9 73 (3.76%) Gradle
10 66 (3.40%) Subversion
11 50 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 40 (2.06%) Ant
13 37 (1.90%) Mockito
14 34 (1.75%) Jasmine
15 33 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
16 31 (1.60%) Eclipse
17 27 (1.39%) IntelliJ
18 25 (1.29%) Gatling
19 24 (1.24%) TeamCity
20 22 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 843 (43.39%) Finance
2 468 (24.09%) Banking
3 173 (8.90%) Front Office
4 120 (6.18%) Investment Banking
5 65 (3.35%) Retail
6 59 (3.04%) Advertising
7 48 (2.47%) Back Office
8 41 (2.11%) Games
8 41 (2.11%) Legal
9 30 (1.54%) Marketing
10 28 (1.44%) Publishing
11 25 (1.29%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.72%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.36%) Telecoms
15 6 (0.31%) Law
16 5 (0.26%) Billing
16 5 (0.26%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.26%) Prime Brokerage
17 4 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1202 (61.86%) Developer
2 823 (42.36%) Java Developer
3 361 (18.58%) Senior Developer
4 281 (14.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 113 (5.82%) Architect
6 91 (4.68%) C# Developer
7 84 (4.32%) Java Engineer
8 82 (4.22%) Analyst
9 76 (3.91%) DevOps Engineer
10 73 (3.76%) SQL Developer
11 72 (3.71%) Lead Developer
12 71 (3.65%) Full Stack Developer
13 69 (3.55%) Front Office Developer
14 60 (3.09%) Graduate
15 55 (2.83%) .NET Developer
15 55 (2.83%) Scala Developer
16 53 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
17 51 (2.62%) Core Java Developer
17 51 (2.62%) Junior
18 50 (2.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (18.84%) Spring
2 318 (16.37%) HTML
3 259 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 234 (12.04%) .NET
5 209 (10.76%) CSS
6 179 (9.21%) Hibernate
7 172 (8.85%) Web Services
8 158 (8.13%) Node.js
9 151 (7.77%) REST
10 122 (6.28%) React
11 116 (5.97%) J2SE
11 116 (5.97%) RESTful
11 116 (5.97%) XML
12 111 (5.71%) HTML5
13 95 (4.89%) JMS
14 89 (4.58%) jQuery
15 83 (4.27%) J2EE
16 78 (4.01%) FIX Protocol
17 65 (3.35%) JDBC
18 61 (3.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 233 (11.99%) Computer Science
2 214 (11.01%) Fintech
3 112 (5.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 112 (5.76%) Greenfield Project
4 97 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (4.53%) Algorithms
6 82 (4.22%) Equities
7 73 (3.76%) Mobile App
8 71 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
9 63 (3.24%) Derivative
10 49 (2.52%) User Experience
11 47 (2.42%) Client/Server
12 45 (2.32%) Hedge funds
13 41 (2.11%) Fixed Income
14 31 (1.60%) Credit Risk
15 30 (1.54%) Market Risk
16 23 (1.18%) Data Structures
17 20 (1.03%) Virtual Team
18 19 (0.98%) Reference Data
18 19 (0.98%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 370 (19.04%) Linux
2 164 (8.44%) Windows
3 163 (8.39%) Unix
4 104 (5.35%) Android
5 80 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (1.65%) CentOS
8 31 (1.60%) Windows Server
9 19 (0.98%) Ubuntu
10 16 (0.82%) Windows Phone
11 11 (0.57%) Solaris
12 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.21%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.15%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.10%) Debian
16 2 (0.10%) Kali Linux
16 2 (0.10%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.051%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 881 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (19.20%) TDD
3 272 (14.00%) Multithreading
4 264 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
5 258 (13.28%) OO
6 254 (13.07%) Scrum
7 236 (12.15%) DevOps
8 229 (11.79%) Low Latency
9 218 (11.22%) BDD
9 218 (11.22%) Test Automation
10 205 (10.55%) Microservices
11 139 (7.15%) Software Engineering
12 132 (6.79%) SOA
13 126 (6.48%) Mentoring
14 119 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
15 116 (5.97%) Concurrent Programming
16 108 (5.56%) Open Source
17 101 (5.20%) Mathematics
18 99 (5.10%) Web Development
19 97 (4.99%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 556 (28.62%) SQL
2 490 (25.22%) JavaScript
3 416 (21.41%) Python
4 300 (15.44%) C#
5 215 (11.07%) C++
6 181 (9.32%) Scala
7 136 (7.00%) Ruby
8 81 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 76 (3.91%) PHP
10 72 (3.71%) Perl
11 68 (3.50%) Shell Script
12 60 (3.09%) Objective-C
13 59 (3.04%) PL/SQL
14 58 (2.99%) C
15 42 (2.16%) Apple Swift
16 37 (1.90%) Go
17 33 (1.70%) PowerShell
18 30 (1.54%) Groovy
19 23 (1.18%) R
20 21 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 325 (16.73%) Degree
2 106 (5.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (1.70%) Security Cleared
4 26 (1.34%) ISTQB
5 25 (1.29%) ISEB
6 21 (1.08%) PhD
7 16 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
8 14 (0.72%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.51%) Master's Degree
10 8 (0.41%) Sun Certification
11 6 (0.31%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.21%) CEH
12 4 (0.21%) CISSP
12 4 (0.21%) OCMJD
12 4 (0.21%) PMP
12 4 (0.21%) SAP Certification
13 3 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.15%) RHCA
13 3 (0.15%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (7.10%) QA
2 22 (1.13%) MiFID
3 12 (0.62%) GCP
4 9 (0.46%) SLA
5 7 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.26%) EMIR
7 2 (0.10%) Basel III
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.051%) Basel II
System Software
1 152 (7.82%) Docker
2 18 (0.93%) HDFS
3 13 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 13 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.51%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.31%) Varnish
8 5 (0.26%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.15%) NFS
11 2 (0.10%) pfSense
11 2 (0.10%) vSphere
12 1 (0.051%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.051%) Snort
12 1 (0.051%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 130 (6.69%) Puppet
2 92 (4.73%) Ansible
3 86 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (2.42%) Kubernetes
5 23 (1.18%) Mesos
6 20 (1.03%) Terraform
7 15 (0.77%) Kibana
8 13 (0.67%) Salt
9 12 (0.62%) logstash
9 12 (0.62%) Oozie
10 11 (0.57%) Nagios
11 9 (0.46%) Control-M
12 6 (0.31%) Marathon
13 5 (0.26%) CFEngine
13 5 (0.26%) HAProxy
14 4 (0.21%) Grafana
14 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
14 4 (0.21%) SCOM
15 3 (0.15%) Opsview
15 3 (0.15%) StatsD
Vendors
1 208 (10.71%) Oracle
2 99 (5.10%) Microsoft
3 61 (3.14%) TIBCO
4 54 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 43 (2.21%) Google
6 39 (2.01%) StreamBase
7 31 (1.60%) Sybase
8 27 (1.39%) PayPal
9 23 (1.18%) Adobe
9 23 (1.18%) IBM
10 22 (1.13%) Talend
11 21 (1.08%) Splunk
11 21 (1.08%) Tableau
12 20 (1.03%) AppDynamics
13 19 (0.98%) Atlassian
13 19 (0.98%) Solace
14 18 (0.93%) VMware
15 16 (0.82%) New Relic
15 16 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (0.77%) Xamarin
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cititec
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £750000 per annum + Bens - Equity
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + be - shares, health + more
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + be - big bonus, 28 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + shares
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago