Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 756 690 746
Rank change year-on-year -66 +56 -37
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 89 153 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.51% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81 130 184
London median annual salary £70,000 £61,250 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +13.95% -10.42%
10th Percentile £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -

Java SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 29334 30022 33518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.03% 40.11% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23900 26436 28720
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Java SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Central London -31 25 £75,000 +25.00% 4
West London -7 6 £55,000 -16.98% 2
South London +2 5 £60,000 - 1
Java SE
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 89 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (78.65%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (57.30%) Spring
4 46 (51.69%) Maven
5 35 (39.33%) Finance
6 32 (35.96%) Git (software)
7 31 (34.83%) JIRA
8 29 (32.58%) Spring Boot
9 28 (31.46%) Concurrent Programming
9 28 (31.46%) Multithreading
10 27 (30.34%) Low Latency
11 26 (29.21%) Degree
12 25 (28.09%) Web Services
12 25 (28.09%) Microservices
13 24 (26.97%) J2SE
14 23 (25.84%) Fintech
15 21 (23.60%) Docker
15 21 (23.60%) Windows
15 21 (23.60%) MySQL
15 21 (23.60%) TDD
16 19 (21.35%) Scrum
16 19 (21.35%) Java EE
17 18 (20.22%) J2EE
17 18 (20.22%) REST
18 17 (19.10%) DTS
19 15 (16.85%) Oracle
19 15 (16.85%) NHS
19 15 (16.85%) NoSQL
20 14 (15.73%) SQL
20 14 (15.73%) JavaScript

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 11 (12.36%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.49%) JBoss
3 2 (2.25%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.25%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) GitHub
2 4 (4.49%) SaaS
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.25%) Boomi
3 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Skype
2 2 (2.25%) AMQP
2 2 (2.25%) HTTP
2 2 (2.25%) SSH
3 1 (1.12%) Internet
3 1 (1.12%) Intranet
3 1 (1.12%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.12%) VPN
3 1 (1.12%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.60%) MySQL
2 17 (19.10%) DTS
3 15 (16.85%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.87%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.62%) OrientDB
5 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.25%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.12%) KDB
9 1 (1.12%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 46 (51.69%) Maven
2 32 (35.96%) Git (software)
3 31 (34.83%) JIRA
4 11 (12.36%) Jenkins
5 9 (10.11%) Eclipse
5 9 (10.11%) JUnit
6 8 (8.99%) Mockito
7 5 (5.62%) Ant
8 4 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.37%) NetBeans
9 3 (3.37%) Subversion
10 2 (2.25%) Emacs
10 2 (2.25%) git-flow
10 2 (2.25%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
11 1 (1.12%) HP UFT
11 1 (1.12%) Hudson
11 1 (1.12%) Selenium
11 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (39.33%) Finance
2 12 (13.48%) Banking
3 9 (10.11%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Games
4 5 (5.62%) Music Industry
5 4 (4.49%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (75.28%) Developer
2 65 (73.03%) Java Developer
3 25 (28.09%) Senior Developer
3 25 (28.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (11.24%) Consultant
4 10 (11.24%) Java Consultant
5 9 (10.11%) Core Java Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Mac Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Java Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Java Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Integration Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Java Integration Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Architect
10 3 (3.37%) Quantitative Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.37%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (57.30%) Spring
2 29 (32.58%) Spring Boot
3 25 (28.09%) Web Services
4 24 (26.97%) J2SE
5 19 (21.35%) Java EE
6 18 (20.22%) J2EE
6 18 (20.22%) REST
7 13 (14.61%) Hibernate
8 11 (12.36%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (11.24%) JMS
10 8 (8.99%) RESTful
10 8 (8.99%) SOAP
10 8 (8.99%) XML
11 7 (7.87%) JPA
12 6 (6.74%) Spring Security
13 5 (5.62%) JDBC
13 5 (5.62%) JSP
14 4 (4.49%) Middleware
14 4 (4.49%) Spring Cloud
15 3 (3.37%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.84%) Fintech
2 15 (16.85%) NHS
3 10 (11.24%) Hedge funds
4 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.37%) Contract for Difference
6 3 (3.37%) Derivative
6 3 (3.37%) Equities
6 3 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.37%) User Experience
7 2 (2.25%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.25%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.25%) Spread Betting
8 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.60%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Unix
4 1 (1.12%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (78.65%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.46%) Concurrent Programming
2 28 (31.46%) Multithreading
3 27 (30.34%) Low Latency
4 25 (28.09%) Microservices
5 21 (23.60%) TDD
6 19 (21.35%) Scrum
7 13 (14.61%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.36%) Open Source
9 10 (11.24%) DevOps
9 10 (11.24%) Financial Modelling
10 9 (10.11%) Unit Testing
11 8 (8.99%) OO
12 7 (7.87%) MVC
13 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.74%) Wealth Management
14 5 (5.62%) Translating Business Requirements
15 4 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (4.49%) E-Commerce
15 4 (4.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
2 14 (15.73%) SQL
3 3 (3.37%) PHP
3 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.25%) C
4 2 (2.25%) R
5 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.12%) C#
5 1 (1.12%) C-shell
5 1 (1.12%) HQL
5 1 (1.12%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.12%) Perl
5 1 (1.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (29.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (1.12%) OCP
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 21 (23.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.12%) Kibana
1 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.12%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Oracle
2 5 (5.62%) TIBCO
3 3 (3.37%) IBM
3 3 (3.37%) Informatica
3 3 (3.37%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.25%) Apigee
4 2 (2.25%) Dell
4 2 (2.25%) Facebook
4 2 (2.25%) Google
4 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.25%) SAP
4 2 (2.25%) Software AG
4 2 (2.25%) StreamBase
4 2 (2.25%) Twitter
4 2 (2.25%) Workday
5 1 (1.12%) HP
5 1 (1.12%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.12%) Reuters
5 1 (1.12%) Sybase