The median annual salary for a Java Programmer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Programmer
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 554 564 546
Rank change year-on-year +10 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 58 80 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 52 63 118
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,625 £37,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,375 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34746 38402 42429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.79% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112463 146439 161035
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Programmer in London

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Java Programmer in London

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Programmer in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Programmer in London

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +36 13 £50,000 - 3
Chiswick -3 8 £57,500 +4.54%
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Java Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Java Programmer in the job title.

1 113 (100.00%) Java
2 78 (69.03%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (47.79%) Spring
4 52 (46.02%) MySQL
5 47 (41.59%) Web Services
6 46 (40.71%) Hibernate
7 42 (37.17%) RESTful
8 40 (35.40%) TDD
9 38 (33.63%) Linux
10 35 (30.97%) REST
11 34 (30.09%) JavaScript
12 32 (28.32%) Python
13 31 (27.43%) NoSQL
14 30 (26.55%) Hadoop
14 30 (26.55%) Relational Database
15 29 (25.66%) Android Development
15 29 (25.66%) Mobile App
15 29 (25.66%) Apache Cassandra
15 29 (25.66%) Microservices
15 29 (25.66%) Android
16 27 (23.89%) MongoDB
16 27 (23.89%) Finance
17 26 (23.01%) SOA
17 26 (23.01%) SaaS
17 26 (23.01%) Redis
17 26 (23.01%) Gradle
18 25 (22.12%) Software Engineering
19 23 (20.35%) E-Commerce
19 23 (20.35%) BDD
19 23 (20.35%) Continuous Integration

Java Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 14 (12.39%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.08%) Apache
2 8 (7.08%) JBoss
3 6 (5.31%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.77%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.77%) CMS
4 2 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.88%) Confluence
5 1 (0.88%) Jetty
5 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Endur
2 2 (1.77%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.01%) SaaS
2 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (46.02%) MySQL
2 31 (27.43%) NoSQL
3 30 (26.55%) Hadoop
3 30 (26.55%) Relational Database
4 29 (25.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 27 (23.89%) MongoDB
6 26 (23.01%) Redis
7 18 (15.93%) Big Data
8 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
9 4 (3.54%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.77%) Blockchain
10 2 (1.77%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.77%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (23.01%) Gradle
2 16 (14.16%) JUnit
3 15 (13.27%) Maven
4 12 (10.62%) Android Studio
5 9 (7.96%) Git (software)
5 9 (7.96%) Hamcrest
5 9 (7.96%) jMock
6 6 (5.31%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.54%) Codeship
7 4 (3.54%) Mockito
7 4 (3.54%) Protractor
8 2 (1.77%) JIRA
9 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.88%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.88%) Selenium
9 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (23.89%) Finance
2 18 (15.93%) Retail
3 16 (14.16%) Banking
4 13 (11.50%) Front Office
5 5 (4.42%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.42%) Marketing
6 4 (3.54%) Back Office
6 4 (3.54%) Billing
6 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.65%) Publishing
8 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (47.79%) Spring
2 47 (41.59%) Web Services
3 46 (40.71%) Hibernate
4 42 (37.17%) RESTful
5 35 (30.97%) REST
6 22 (19.47%) Django
6 22 (19.47%) HTML
7 18 (15.93%) CSS
8 12 (10.62%) RxJava
9 11 (9.73%) AngularJS
9 11 (9.73%) HTML5
9 11 (9.73%) J2EE
10 10 (8.85%) JSON
10 10 (8.85%) JSP
10 10 (8.85%) XHTML
11 9 (7.96%) Guice
12 7 (6.19%) React
13 6 (5.31%) Node.js
13 6 (5.31%) XML
14 5 (4.42%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.66%) Mobile App
2 22 (19.47%) User Experience
3 11 (9.73%) Fintech
4 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (4.42%) Virtual Team
7 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.54%) Derivative
7 4 (3.54%) Equities
7 4 (3.54%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.77%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.63%) Linux
2 29 (25.66%) Android
3 17 (15.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (69.03%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (35.40%) TDD
3 29 (25.66%) Android Development
3 29 (25.66%) Microservices
4 26 (23.01%) SOA
5 25 (22.12%) Software Engineering
6 23 (20.35%) BDD
6 23 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (20.35%) E-Commerce
7 17 (15.04%) OO
8 16 (14.16%) Scrum
9 14 (12.39%) Pair Programming
10 13 (11.50%) Kanban
11 12 (10.62%) Business Analysis
11 12 (10.62%) Performance Analysis
11 12 (10.62%) SOLID
11 12 (10.62%) Test Automation
12 10 (8.85%) Analytics
12 10 (8.85%) Mobile Development
12 10 (8.85%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 113 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (30.09%) JavaScript
3 32 (28.32%) Python
4 22 (19.47%) SQL
5 11 (9.73%) C#
6 10 (8.85%) Scala
7 6 (5.31%) C++
8 5 (4.42%) C
9 3 (2.65%) ECMAScript
9 3 (2.65%) Go
10 2 (1.77%) Groovy
10 2 (1.77%) Ruby
11 1 (0.88%) Clojure
11 1 (0.88%) Lua
Qualifications
1 7 (6.19%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.62%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Oracle
2 5 (4.42%) ATG
3 4 (3.54%) Cognizant
3 4 (3.54%) OpenLink
3 4 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.77%) Sybase
4 2 (1.77%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.88%) Solace
5 1 (0.88%) Splunk
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