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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 558 579 617
Rank change year-on-year +21 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 58 65 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 52 51 58
Median salary £72,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.66%  

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 14635 16186 17074
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.39% 40.40% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12104 14301 14709
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 June 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 24 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 +10 18 £72,500 +20.83% 1
Java SE
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 128 (99.22%) Java
2 103 (79.84%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (58.14%) Finance
4 73 (56.59%) Multithreading
5 65 (50.39%) Degree
6 62 (48.06%) Spring
7 59 (45.74%) Maven
8 56 (43.41%) Concurrent Programming
9 54 (41.86%) J2SE
10 51 (39.53%) JIRA
11 50 (38.76%) Low Latency
12 48 (37.21%) Fintech
13 44 (34.11%) XML
14 39 (30.23%) Java EE
15 38 (29.46%) JMS
16 37 (28.68%) Oracle
17 35 (27.13%) Hibernate
17 35 (27.13%) REST
18 33 (25.58%) Microservices
18 33 (25.58%) TDD
18 33 (25.58%) Tomcat
19 32 (24.81%) SOAP
20 31 (24.03%) SQL
21 29 (22.48%) J2EE
21 29 (22.48%) Web Services
21 29 (22.48%) Eclipse
22 27 (20.93%) MySQL
23 26 (20.16%) Banking
23 26 (20.16%) Relational Database
23 26 (20.16%) Git (software)

Java SE
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 33 (25.58%) Tomcat
2 25 (19.38%) JBoss
3 18 (13.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 18 (13.95%) WebSphere
4 13 (10.08%) Jetty
4 13 (10.08%) WebLogic
5 12 (9.30%) nginx
5 12 (9.30%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (5.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Acrobat
1 1 (0.78%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.88%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) SaaS
2 5 (3.88%) Boomi
3 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) HTTP
2 7 (5.43%) SSH
3 5 (3.88%) FTP
3 5 (3.88%) Internet
4 3 (2.33%) AMQP
5 1 (0.78%) LAN
5 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.78%) VPN
5 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.93%) MySQL
2 26 (20.16%) Relational Database
3 17 (13.18%) Oracle Database
4 15 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (10.08%) InterSystems Cache
5 13 (10.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (8.53%) DTS
7 9 (6.98%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.88%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.88%) SQL Server
9 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (2.33%) KDB
10 3 (2.33%) Kdb+
10 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.33%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.55%) Blockchain
11 2 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.78%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 59 (45.74%) Maven
2 51 (39.53%) JIRA
3 29 (22.48%) Eclipse
4 26 (20.16%) Git (software)
5 21 (16.28%) Ant
6 18 (13.95%) JUnit
7 16 (12.40%) IntelliJ
7 16 (12.40%) Jenkins
7 16 (12.40%) NetBeans
8 14 (10.85%) Subversion
9 13 (10.08%) Hudson
9 13 (10.08%) Sonatype Nexus
10 12 (9.30%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (5.43%) Emacs
11 7 (5.43%) git-flow
12 5 (3.88%) Mockito
13 4 (3.10%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (1.55%) Cucumber
14 2 (1.55%) RSpec
General
1 75 (58.14%) Finance
2 26 (20.16%) Banking
3 18 (13.95%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.65%) Games
5 3 (2.33%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 102 (79.07%) Developer
1 102 (79.07%) Java Developer
2 25 (19.38%) Senior Developer
2 25 (19.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 15 (11.63%) Java Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) Core Java Developer
5 9 (6.98%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (6.98%) Software Engineer
6 7 (5.43%) Java Scala Developer
6 7 (5.43%) Scala Developer
6 7 (5.43%) Senior Java Engineer
6 7 (5.43%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 7 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (4.65%) Architect
7 6 (4.65%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Low Latency Java Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (48.06%) Spring
2 54 (41.86%) J2SE
3 44 (34.11%) XML
4 39 (30.23%) Java EE
5 38 (29.46%) JMS
6 35 (27.13%) Hibernate
6 35 (27.13%) REST
7 32 (24.81%) SOAP
8 29 (22.48%) J2EE
8 29 (22.48%) Web Services
9 25 (19.38%) FIX Protocol
10 24 (18.60%) JPA
10 24 (18.60%) Spring Boot
11 21 (16.28%) CSS
11 21 (16.28%) HTML
12 20 (15.50%) RESTful
13 16 (12.40%) JSP
14 14 (10.85%) XSLT
15 13 (10.08%) JAXB
15 13 (10.08%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 48 (37.21%) Fintech
2 24 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (13.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (10.85%) Hedge funds
5 9 (6.98%) Equities
6 8 (6.20%) Fixed Income
6 8 (6.20%) NHS
7 7 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (5.43%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (4.65%) Derivative
9 5 (3.88%) Credit Risk
10 4 (3.10%) PMI
11 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.78%) Contract for Difference
11 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.78%) Handset
11 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.78%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.05%) Windows
2 20 (15.50%) Unix
3 15 (11.63%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (79.84%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (56.59%) Multithreading
3 56 (43.41%) Concurrent Programming
4 50 (38.76%) Low Latency
5 33 (25.58%) Microservices
5 33 (25.58%) TDD
6 24 (18.60%) Software Engineering
7 21 (16.28%) OO
8 18 (13.95%) Open Source
8 18 (13.95%) SOA
9 15 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (11.63%) Financial Modelling
10 14 (10.85%) UML
11 13 (10.08%) AOP
11 13 (10.08%) BPMN
11 13 (10.08%) RUP
12 12 (9.30%) Analytics
12 12 (9.30%) API Design
12 12 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 128 (99.22%) Java
2 31 (24.03%) SQL
3 25 (19.38%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.28%) Shell Script
5 13 (10.08%) Groovy
6 8 (6.20%) C++
7 7 (5.43%) PHP
7 7 (5.43%) Scala
8 4 (3.10%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.55%) Clojure
9 2 (1.55%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (50.39%) Degree
2 4 (3.10%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.55%) OCP
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 15 (11.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) Ansible
1 2 (1.55%) Puppet
2 1 (0.78%) Kibana
2 1 (0.78%) logstash
Vendors
1 37 (28.68%) Oracle
2 16 (12.40%) IBM
2 16 (12.40%) TIBCO
3 13 (10.08%) Altova
4 12 (9.30%) Fiorano
4 12 (9.30%) ILOG
4 12 (9.30%) Splunk
4 12 (9.30%) Talend
4 12 (9.30%) WSO2
5 11 (8.53%) BEA
6 9 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.88%) Apigee
7 5 (3.88%) Dell
7 5 (3.88%) Facebook
7 5 (3.88%) Informatica
7 5 (3.88%) MuleSoft
7 5 (3.88%) SAP
7 5 (3.88%) Software AG
7 5 (3.88%) Twitter
7 5 (3.88%) Workday
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