Java Developer Jobs in London

Java Developer
England > London

The median Java Developer salary in London is £90,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 21 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 150 110 127
Rank change year-on-year -40 +17 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 524 954 2,541
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.11% 3.06% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 3.22% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 413 868 1,448
10th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £56,250
25th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £66,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £95,000 £87,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% +6.06%
75th Percentile £122,500 £115,000 £110,000
90th Percentile £150,000 £140,000 £130,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £82,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year -3.03% +6.45% +10.71%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 23,403 29,645 71,541
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 94.97% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17,198 22,316 34,853
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £54,988 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% -
75th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in London

Java Developer
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java Developer in London.

Salary trend for Java Developer in London

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Developer in London over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in London

Java Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 21 June 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -72 81 £85,000 -15.00% 8
South London +17 38 £82,500 -12.00% 1
East London +23 7 £150,000 +50.00%
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London

For the 6 months to 21 June 2024, Java Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 524 (100.00%) Java
2 280 (53.44%) AWS
3 216 (41.22%) Finance
4 190 (36.26%) Spring Boot
5 183 (34.92%) Spring
6 164 (31.30%) Agile
7 155 (29.58%) Microservices
8 150 (28.63%) Kubernetes
9 130 (24.81%) Docker
10 128 (24.43%) JavaScript
11 121 (23.09%) Banking
12 114 (21.76%) Front Office
13 113 (21.56%) Python
14 111 (21.18%) Low Latency
15 110 (20.99%) Fintech
16 108 (20.61%) Full Stack Development
17 106 (20.23%) SQL
18 100 (19.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 99 (18.89%) TDD
20 90 (17.18%) Investment Banking
21 87 (16.60%) Software Engineering
22 86 (16.41%) AngularJS
23 74 (14.12%) Hibernate
24 65 (12.40%) Kafka
25 63 (12.02%) Equities
26 62 (11.83%) Fixed Income
26 62 (11.83%) Degree
27 60 (11.45%) Social Skills
28 59 (11.26%) GCP
29 55 (10.50%) TypeScript

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (9.92%) Apache
2 40 (7.63%) Apache Airflow
3 21 (4.01%) OpenStack
4 12 (2.29%) JBoss
5 10 (1.91%) Red Hat Fuse
5 10 (1.91%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.53%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.57%) Confluence
7 3 (0.57%) nginx
8 1 (0.19%) Documentum
8 1 (0.19%) Drupal
8 1 (0.19%) GemFire
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.19%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 280 (53.44%) AWS
2 59 (11.26%) GCP
3 41 (7.82%) Serverless
4 40 (7.63%) dbt
5 38 (7.25%) Azure
6 37 (7.06%) Amazon ECS
7 36 (6.87%) Amazon EKS
7 36 (6.87%) Snowflake
8 11 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.34%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (1.34%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.38%) Amazon OpenSearch
11 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.38%) SaaS
11 2 (0.38%) WhatsApp
12 1 (0.19%) AWS CodePipeline
12 1 (0.19%) AWS KMS
12 1 (0.19%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.91%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.57%) FTP
2 3 (0.57%) SSH
3 2 (0.38%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.38%) HTTP
4 1 (0.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.35%) PostgreSQL
2 48 (9.16%) Relational Database
3 43 (8.21%) NoSQL
4 41 (7.82%) Apache Ignite
5 40 (7.63%) Amazon Athena
5 40 (7.63%) Apache Arrow
5 40 (7.63%) Dremio
6 36 (6.87%) Data Lake
7 19 (3.63%) SQL Server
8 16 (3.05%) MySQL
9 13 (2.48%) Redis
10 10 (1.91%) DB2
10 10 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (1.91%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.53%) Big Data
12 7 (1.34%) CouchDB
12 7 (1.34%) Flink
12 7 (1.34%) Tick Data
13 5 (0.95%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (8.59%) Jenkins
2 34 (6.49%) Git
3 22 (4.20%) JUnit
4 16 (3.05%) Selenium
5 8 (1.53%) JIRA
5 8 (1.53%) Maven
6 7 (1.34%) Cucumber
6 7 (1.34%) Mockito
7 4 (0.76%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.76%) JMeter
8 3 (0.57%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.57%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.38%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.38%) JHipster
9 2 (0.38%) Postman
9 2 (0.38%) TestNG
10 1 (0.19%) GitLab
10 1 (0.19%) Gradle
General
1 216 (41.22%) Finance
2 121 (23.09%) Banking
3 114 (21.76%) Front Office
4 90 (17.18%) Investment Banking
5 60 (11.45%) Social Skills
6 33 (6.30%) Public Sector
7 24 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (2.48%) Financial Institution
8 13 (2.48%) Tech for Good
9 12 (2.29%) Turkish Language
10 7 (1.34%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 3 (0.57%) Presentation Skills
13 2 (0.38%) Games
13 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.38%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.19%) Advertising
14 1 (0.19%) International Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Marketing
14 1 (0.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (36.26%) Spring Boot
2 183 (34.92%) Spring
3 86 (16.41%) AngularJS
4 74 (14.12%) Hibernate
5 65 (12.40%) Kafka
6 50 (9.54%) REST
7 45 (8.59%) gRPC
8 43 (8.21%) NumPy
8 43 (8.21%) Pandas
9 40 (7.63%) Protocol Buffers
9 40 (7.63%) SciPy
9 40 (7.63%) Web Services
10 27 (5.15%) Apache Camel
10 27 (5.15%) HTML
11 24 (4.58%) Elastic Stack
11 24 (4.58%) Node.js
12 23 (4.39%) RESTful
13 21 (4.01%) FIX Protocol
13 21 (4.01%) JSON
13 21 (4.01%) React
Miscellaneous
1 100 (19.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 63 (12.02%) Equities
3 62 (11.83%) Fixed Income
4 54 (10.31%) Hedge funds
5 45 (8.59%) Distributed Systems
6 41 (7.82%) Derivative
7 28 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
8 22 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (3.82%) Algorithms
10 17 (3.24%) Client/Server
11 12 (2.29%) Onboarding
12 10 (1.91%) FPGA
13 7 (1.34%) PropTech
13 7 (1.34%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.34%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
15 4 (0.76%) Data Structures
15 4 (0.76%) Legacy Systems
15 4 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
16 3 (0.57%) Distributed Computing
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.30%) Linux
2 5 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (31.30%) Agile
2 155 (29.58%) Microservices
3 111 (21.18%) Low Latency
4 110 (20.99%) Fintech
5 108 (20.61%) Full Stack Development
6 99 (18.89%) TDD
7 87 (16.60%) Software Engineering
8 54 (10.31%) Multithreading
9 51 (9.73%) Computer Science
10 50 (9.54%) Problem-Solving
11 49 (9.35%) DevOps
12 48 (9.16%) CI/CD
12 48 (9.16%) SDLC
13 47 (8.97%) Electronic Trading
14 46 (8.78%) Scrum
15 42 (8.02%) Asset Management
16 40 (7.63%) BDD
16 40 (7.63%) Investment Management
17 36 (6.87%) Line Management
18 34 (6.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 524 (100.00%) Java
2 128 (24.43%) JavaScript
3 113 (21.56%) Python
4 106 (20.23%) SQL
5 55 (10.50%) TypeScript
6 50 (9.54%) Kotlin
7 25 (4.77%) C#
8 22 (4.20%) C++
9 15 (2.86%) Scala
10 11 (2.10%) Shell Script
11 10 (1.91%) C
11 10 (1.91%) Perl
12 5 (0.95%) Groovy
12 5 (0.95%) Ruby
13 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.57%) Clojure
15 2 (0.38%) Bash
16 1 (0.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (11.83%) Degree
2 37 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 33 (6.30%) SC Cleared
4 24 (4.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.72%) AWS Certification
5 9 (1.72%) Master's Degree
6 8 (1.53%) PhD
7 6 (1.15%) Azure Certification
8 3 (0.57%) AWS Certified Developer
8 3 (0.57%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.91%) QA
2 3 (0.57%) MiFID
System Software
1 130 (24.81%) Docker
2 9 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.19%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 150 (28.63%) Kubernetes
2 39 (7.44%) Terraform
3 36 (6.87%) Ansible
4 4 (0.76%) Kibana
5 3 (0.57%) Kustomize
5 3 (0.57%) Packer
6 1 (0.19%) Consul
Vendors
1 21 (4.01%) WSO2
2 15 (2.86%) Oracle
3 10 (1.91%) Google
4 9 (1.72%) Bloomberg
4 9 (1.72%) Reuters
5 5 (0.95%) YouTube
6 4 (0.76%) Dynatrace
6 4 (0.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.76%) Splunk
6 4 (0.76%) Sybase
6 4 (0.76%) TIBCO
6 4 (0.76%) Vertica
7 2 (0.38%) Apple
7 2 (0.38%) ION Trading
7 2 (0.38%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.19%) iManage
8 1 (0.19%) Solace