The median annual salary for a Java Programmer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Programmer
England / London
Rank 527 572 541
Rank change year-on-year +45 -31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 57 85 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 51 72 86
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Java Programmer in the job title.

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 25 March 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 25 March 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
Chiswick - 10 £57,500 -
City of London +55 6 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Canary Wharf - 1 £90,000 -
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Java
2 90 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (56.59%) Spring
4 56 (43.41%) Hibernate
5 55 (42.64%) JavaScript
6 54 (41.86%) Web Services
7 49 (37.98%) SQL
8 42 (32.56%) HTML
8 42 (32.56%) TDD
9 40 (31.01%) RESTful
10 37 (28.68%) CSS
11 36 (27.91%) Finance
11 36 (27.91%) REST
12 35 (27.13%) Software Engineering
13 34 (26.36%) Microservices
14 33 (25.58%) NoSQL
15 32 (24.81%) Banking
16 30 (23.26%) Linux
17 28 (21.71%) OO
18 27 (20.93%) Relational Database
19 26 (20.16%) MySQL
19 26 (20.16%) Big Data
19 26 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (19.38%) Multithreading
20 25 (19.38%) Hadoop
20 25 (19.38%) Apache Cassandra
21 24 (18.60%) Scrum
22 22 (17.05%) Tomcat
22 22 (17.05%) Git (software)
22 22 (17.05%) Kanban

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top Related 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 22 (17.05%) Tomcat
2 14 (10.85%) JBoss
3 8 (6.20%) Apache
4 5 (3.88%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.88%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.33%) CMS
5 3 (2.33%) GlassFish
5 3 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.55%) Confluence
6 2 (1.55%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.28%) SaaS
2 5 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.55%) GitHub
3 2 (1.55%) Google Play
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) Skype
2 3 (2.33%) FTP
3 2 (1.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.58%) NoSQL
2 27 (20.93%) Relational Database
3 26 (20.16%) Big Data
3 26 (20.16%) MySQL
4 25 (19.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (19.38%) Hadoop
5 21 (16.28%) MongoDB
6 19 (14.73%) Redis
7 9 (6.98%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.10%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.78%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 22 (17.05%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.18%) JUnit
2 17 (13.18%) Maven
3 13 (10.08%) Gradle
4 11 (8.53%) Jenkins
5 10 (7.75%) Mockito
6 9 (6.98%) Codeship
6 9 (6.98%) Protractor
7 6 (4.65%) Ant
8 4 (3.10%) Subversion
9 3 (2.33%) Android Studio
10 2 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.55%) JIRA
10 2 (1.55%) Log4j
10 2 (1.55%) Selenium
11 1 (0.78%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.78%) EasyMock
11 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (27.91%) Finance
2 32 (24.81%) Banking
3 20 (15.50%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.98%) Retail
5 4 (3.10%) Front Office
6 3 (2.33%) Back Office
6 3 (2.33%) Games
6 3 (2.33%) Publishing
7 2 (1.55%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (56.59%) Spring
2 56 (43.41%) Hibernate
3 54 (41.86%) Web Services
4 42 (32.56%) HTML
5 40 (31.01%) RESTful
6 37 (28.68%) CSS
7 36 (27.91%) REST
8 18 (13.95%) AngularJS
9 17 (13.18%) JSP
10 16 (12.40%) XHTML
11 14 (10.85%) HTML5
11 14 (10.85%) React
12 13 (10.08%) J2EE
13 11 (8.53%) Node.js
14 10 (7.75%) Ionic Framework
14 10 (7.75%) PhoneGap
15 9 (6.98%) React Native
15 9 (6.98%) XML
16 8 (6.20%) JMS
17 6 (4.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.50%) Mobile App
2 17 (13.18%) Equities
3 15 (11.63%) Derivative
3 15 (11.63%) Fixed Income
4 14 (10.85%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (10.08%) Computer Science
6 12 (9.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (6.20%) OTC Derivatives
8 6 (4.65%) Client/Server
8 6 (4.65%) Fintech
8 6 (4.65%) Virtual Team
9 4 (3.10%) User Experience
10 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.78%) mHealth
10 1 (0.78%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (23.26%) Linux
2 15 (11.63%) Android
3 13 (10.08%) Unix
4 12 (9.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.56%) TDD
3 35 (27.13%) Software Engineering
4 34 (26.36%) Microservices
5 28 (21.71%) OO
6 26 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (19.38%) Multithreading
8 24 (18.60%) Scrum
9 22 (17.05%) Kanban
10 21 (16.28%) BDD
10 21 (16.28%) E-Commerce
11 19 (14.73%) SOA
12 15 (11.63%) Android Development
13 14 (10.85%) Investment Management
14 11 (8.53%) Concurrent Programming
14 11 (8.53%) Disruptive Innovation
14 11 (8.53%) iOS Development
14 11 (8.53%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (7.75%) Front End Development
15 10 (7.75%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 129 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (42.64%) JavaScript
3 49 (37.98%) SQL
4 18 (13.95%) Scala
5 11 (8.53%) Python
6 6 (4.65%) PHP
7 5 (3.88%) C++
8 4 (3.10%) Ruby
9 3 (2.33%) C#
9 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.33%) XPath
10 2 (1.55%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.55%) Go
11 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.78%) C
11 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (13.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) QA
1 2 (1.55%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.75%) Ansible
2 3 (2.33%) Control-M
3 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (12.40%) Oracle
2 10 (7.75%) TIBCO
3 7 (5.43%) ATG
4 2 (1.55%) Adobe
4 2 (1.55%) Google
4 2 (1.55%) Solace
4 2 (1.55%) Sybase
5 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.78%) Facebook
5 1 (0.78%) Splunk
5 1 (0.78%) Terracotta
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