The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Java SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England / London
Rank 505 567 583
Rank change year-on-year +62 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 71 86 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.51% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 85 69
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £88,000 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.46% +11.11%  

Java SE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13417 16752 15842
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.09% 39.92% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11557 14623 13444
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +0.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Java SE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java SE in London

Java SE
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Java SE in London

Java SE
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java SE in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java SE in London

Java SE
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 SE within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +37 32 £72,500 +20.83% 5
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE 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 London region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 151 (98.05%) Java
2 113 (73.38%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (62.99%) Finance
4 89 (57.79%) Multithreading
5 80 (51.95%) J2SE
6 70 (45.45%) Concurrent Programming
7 68 (44.16%) Degree
8 61 (39.61%) JIRA
9 58 (37.66%) Low Latency
10 56 (36.36%) Spring
11 51 (33.12%) JMS
11 51 (33.12%) Fintech
12 50 (32.47%) Tomcat
13 47 (30.52%) XML
14 46 (29.87%) Maven
15 44 (28.57%) Java EE
16 43 (27.92%) Oracle
17 42 (27.27%) REST
18 41 (26.62%) Software Engineering
19 37 (24.03%) Eclipse
20 36 (23.38%) J2EE
21 35 (22.73%) JSP
22 33 (21.43%) JUnit
22 33 (21.43%) Banking
22 33 (21.43%) Relational Database
23 32 (20.78%) Hibernate
24 31 (20.13%) JavaScript
25 29 (18.83%) FIX Protocol
25 29 (18.83%) TDD
25 29 (18.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Java SE
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 50 (32.47%) Tomcat
2 27 (17.53%) JBoss
3 26 (16.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 19 (12.34%) WebSphere
5 17 (11.04%) Jetty
6 15 (9.74%) WebLogic
7 14 (9.09%) nginx
7 14 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
8 11 (7.14%) Apache
9 9 (5.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (5.84%) CMS
9 9 (5.84%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.95%) WildFly
11 1 (0.65%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.65%) Liferay
11 1 (0.65%) Mule
11 1 (0.65%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Acrobat
1 1 (0.65%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (0.65%) MS Office
1 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.90%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.84%) SaaS
2 6 (3.90%) Boomi
3 4 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.25%) HTTP
2 4 (2.60%) FTP
2 4 (2.60%) Internet
3 2 (1.30%) SSH
4 1 (0.65%) AMQP
4 1 (0.65%) LAN
4 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
4 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 22 (14.29%) MySQL
3 17 (11.04%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (10.39%) Oracle Database
4 16 (10.39%) RDBMS
5 15 (9.74%) InterSystems Cache
5 15 (9.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.60%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.95%) Big Data
7 3 (1.95%) KDB
7 3 (1.95%) Kdb+
7 3 (1.95%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.30%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.30%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.65%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 61 (39.61%) JIRA
2 46 (29.87%) Maven
3 37 (24.03%) Eclipse
4 33 (21.43%) JUnit
5 28 (18.18%) Ant
5 28 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 22 (14.29%) IntelliJ
6 22 (14.29%) NetBeans
7 17 (11.04%) Subversion
8 16 (10.39%) Hudson
9 15 (9.74%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
11 11 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (5.19%) Git (software)
13 7 (4.55%) Mockito
14 2 (1.30%) Cucumber
14 2 (1.30%) Emacs
14 2 (1.30%) git-flow
14 2 (1.30%) RSpec
14 2 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 97 (62.99%) Finance
2 33 (21.43%) Banking
3 19 (12.34%) Marketing
4 13 (8.44%) Investment Banking
5 10 (6.49%) Advertising
6 7 (4.55%) Games
7 2 (1.30%) Front Office
7 2 (1.30%) Publishing
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 116 (75.32%) Developer
2 110 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 30 (19.48%) Java Engineer
4 15 (9.74%) Senior Developer
4 15 (9.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (7.79%) Architect
5 12 (7.79%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (6.49%) J2EE Developer
6 10 (6.49%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.84%) Consultant
7 9 (5.84%) Core Java Developer
7 9 (5.84%) JSP Developer
8 8 (5.19%) Java Scala Developer
8 8 (5.19%) Scala Developer
9 7 (4.55%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 7 (4.55%) Low Latency Java Developer
9 7 (4.55%) Senior Java Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (51.95%) J2SE
2 56 (36.36%) Spring
3 51 (33.12%) JMS
4 47 (30.52%) XML
5 44 (28.57%) Java EE
6 42 (27.27%) REST
7 36 (23.38%) J2EE
8 35 (22.73%) JSP
9 32 (20.78%) Hibernate
10 29 (18.83%) FIX Protocol
11 25 (16.23%) Web Services
12 24 (15.58%) SOAP
13 19 (12.34%) JPA
14 18 (11.69%) CSS
14 18 (11.69%) HTML
15 17 (11.04%) RESTful
15 17 (11.04%) Swing
15 17 (11.04%) XSLT
16 16 (10.39%) JAXB
17 15 (9.74%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 51 (33.12%) Fintech
2 29 (18.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (6.49%) Equities
4 10 (6.49%) Fixed Income
5 9 (5.84%) Hedge funds
6 8 (5.19%) Credit Risk
6 8 (5.19%) Derivative
7 5 (3.25%) Online Games
8 3 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.30%) PMI
10 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.65%) Handset
10 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.64%) Linux
2 19 (12.34%) Unix
3 16 (10.39%) Windows
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (73.38%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (57.79%) Multithreading
3 70 (45.45%) Concurrent Programming
4 58 (37.66%) Low Latency
5 41 (26.62%) Software Engineering
6 29 (18.83%) TDD
7 27 (17.53%) SOA
8 26 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (14.29%) Open Source
10 19 (12.34%) Algorithmic Trading
10 19 (12.34%) Microservices
11 17 (11.04%) OO
12 16 (10.39%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (10.39%) UML
13 15 (9.74%) AOP
13 15 (9.74%) BPMN
13 15 (9.74%) Mentoring
13 15 (9.74%) RUP
14 14 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 151 (98.05%) Java
2 31 (20.13%) JavaScript
3 28 (18.18%) SQL
4 19 (12.34%) Shell Script
5 18 (11.69%) Groovy
6 10 (6.49%) C++
6 10 (6.49%) Scala
7 3 (1.95%) Python
7 3 (1.95%) Ruby
8 2 (1.30%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.30%) Clojure
8 2 (1.30%) Go
8 2 (1.30%) PHP
8 2 (1.30%) XPath
9 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (44.16%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) OCP
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (1.30%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.30%) Ansible
1 2 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (0.65%) Kibana
2 1 (0.65%) logstash
Vendors
1 43 (27.92%) Oracle
2 23 (14.94%) IBM
2 23 (14.94%) TIBCO
3 17 (11.04%) BEA
4 15 (9.74%) Altova
5 14 (9.09%) Fiorano
5 14 (9.09%) ILOG
5 14 (9.09%) Splunk
5 14 (9.09%) Talend
5 14 (9.09%) WSO2
6 10 (6.49%) Adobe
7 9 (5.84%) Google
8 8 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (3.90%) Apigee
9 6 (3.90%) Dell
9 6 (3.90%) Facebook
9 6 (3.90%) Informatica
9 6 (3.90%) SAP
9 6 (3.90%) Twitter
9 6 (3.90%) Workday
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Salary: £65000 - £125000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Plus Excellent bonuses and benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
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