Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 13957 12709 15296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.70% 16.83% 17.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.96% 30.93% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9862 10924 13011
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Java is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 41096 41093 47548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.05% 54.43% 53.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32629 36089 40993
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in London

Java
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Java in London

Java
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in London

Java
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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 -1 2529 £65,000 +8.33% 252
West London -2 447 £57,500 +2.68% 67
South London 0 168 £57,500 -4.17% 11
East London +1 110 £65,000 - 38
North London -6 62 £52,500 -4.55% 19
Java
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 7043 (50.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5558 (39.82%) Finance
3 3677 (26.35%) Banking
4 3370 (24.15%) JavaScript
5 3351 (24.01%) SQL
6 3265 (23.39%) Python
7 2976 (21.32%) TDD
8 2881 (20.64%) Spring
9 2615 (18.74%) Investment Banking
10 2598 (18.61%) Linux
11 2474 (17.73%) Software Engineering
12 2218 (15.89%) Asset Management
13 2199 (15.76%) BDD
14 2188 (15.68%) Degree
15 2162 (15.49%) Wealth Management
16 2145 (15.37%) Scrum
17 2143 (15.35%) Amazon AWS
18 2125 (15.23%) Oracle
19 2117 (15.17%) Retail Banking
20 2059 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
21 1999 (14.32%) Test Automation
22 1952 (13.99%) DevOps
23 1944 (13.93%) HTML
24 1853 (13.28%) OO
25 1852 (13.27%) C#
26 1756 (12.58%) REST
27 1712 (12.27%) Microservices
28 1699 (12.17%) C++
29 1693 (12.13%) Jenkins
30 1668 (11.95%) Multithreading

Java
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
1 938 (6.72%) Tomcat
2 839 (6.01%) Apache Spark
3 712 (5.10%) Apache
4 584 (4.18%) Elasticsearch
5 427 (3.06%) WebSphere
6 358 (2.57%) Confluence
7 331 (2.37%) JBoss
8 230 (1.65%) CMS
9 178 (1.28%) WebLogic
10 174 (1.25%) nginx
11 162 (1.16%) Apache Solr
12 159 (1.14%) OpenStack
12 159 (1.14%) SAS
13 158 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 112 (0.80%) IIS
15 104 (0.75%) SharePoint
16 100 (0.72%) Jetty
17 86 (0.62%) Apache Pig
17 86 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
18 81 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 115 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 69 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (0.24%) Photoshop
3 34 (0.24%) SPSS
4 30 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.064%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (0.043%) HipChat
10 5 (0.036%) FrameMaker
10 5 (0.036%) Mathematica
11 4 (0.029%) CPLEX
11 4 (0.029%) Maple
12 3 (0.021%) Doxygen
12 3 (0.021%) GNU Octave
13 2 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.014%) Chatbot
13 2 (0.014%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.014%) Maya
Business Applications
1 56 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
2 47 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
3 41 (0.29%) Magento
4 32 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 28 (0.20%) NetSuite
6 25 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
7 21 (0.15%) RMDS
8 18 (0.13%) ION MarketView
9 17 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 14 (0.10%) Eloqua
10 14 (0.10%) MetaTrader
10 14 (0.10%) SAP BPC
11 12 (0.086%) Actimize
11 12 (0.086%) Oracle Cash Management
11 12 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
11 12 (0.086%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
12 11 (0.079%) Oracle BPM
12 11 (0.079%) Oracle Retail
13 8 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
13 8 (0.057%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2143 (15.35%) Amazon AWS
2 626 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 470 (3.37%) SaaS
4 276 (1.98%) GitHub
5 274 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 274 (1.96%) PaaS
6 184 (1.32%) IaaS
7 170 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
8 125 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
9 106 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
10 94 (0.67%) npm
11 93 (0.67%) Serverless
12 86 (0.62%) Amazon S3
13 66 (0.47%) Google Play
14 65 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
15 64 (0.46%) OpenShift
16 62 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
17 55 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
18 41 (0.29%) Office 365
19 39 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 321 (2.30%) HTTP
2 299 (2.14%) Internet
3 250 (1.79%) Firewall
4 144 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 120 (0.86%) DNS
6 114 (0.82%) LDAP
7 68 (0.49%) VPN
8 51 (0.37%) DHCP
9 46 (0.33%) Network Security
10 40 (0.29%) FTP
11 35 (0.25%) SMS
11 35 (0.25%) SSL
11 35 (0.25%) WAN
11 35 (0.25%) Wireless
12 33 (0.24%) Ethernet
13 32 (0.23%) InfiniBand
14 30 (0.21%) HTTPS
15 29 (0.21%) SAN
16 27 (0.19%) ATM
16 27 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1399 (10.02%) Big Data
2 1282 (9.19%) NoSQL
3 1075 (7.70%) SQL Server
4 1058 (7.58%) Hadoop
5 971 (6.96%) Relational Database
6 967 (6.93%) MySQL
7 753 (5.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 748 (5.36%) MongoDB
9 476 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
10 422 (3.02%) RDBMS
11 381 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
12 329 (2.36%) Redis
13 260 (1.86%) Oracle Database
14 257 (1.84%) HBase
15 249 (1.78%) Blockchain
16 247 (1.77%) Apache Hive
17 216 (1.55%) Neo4j
18 141 (1.01%) KDB
19 137 (0.98%) OLAP
20 132 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1693 (12.13%) Jenkins
2 1600 (11.46%) Git (software)
3 1396 (10.00%) Maven
4 1055 (7.56%) Selenium
5 1051 (7.53%) JUnit
6 997 (7.14%) JIRA
7 870 (6.23%) Cucumber
8 527 (3.78%) Subversion
9 509 (3.65%) TeamCity
10 480 (3.44%) Gradle
11 448 (3.21%) WebDriver
12 330 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 304 (2.18%) Mockito
14 181 (1.30%) Ant
15 175 (1.25%) Eclipse
16 170 (1.22%) gulp
17 162 (1.16%) TestNG
18 158 (1.13%) JMeter
19 157 (1.12%) Hudson
20 151 (1.08%) Jasmine
General
1 5558 (39.82%) Finance
2 3677 (26.35%) Banking
3 2615 (18.74%) Investment Banking
4 2117 (15.17%) Retail Banking
5 1213 (8.69%) Front Office
6 727 (5.21%) Retail
7 517 (3.70%) Games
8 457 (3.27%) Marketing
9 337 (2.41%) Financial Institution
10 306 (2.19%) Telecoms
11 300 (2.15%) Advertising
12 167 (1.20%) Back Office
13 154 (1.10%) Legal
14 146 (1.05%) Publishing
15 93 (0.67%) Electronics
16 89 (0.64%) Manufacturing
17 67 (0.48%) Law
18 52 (0.37%) Online Betting
19 41 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
20 39 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 7322 (52.46%) Developer
2 4750 (34.03%) Java Developer
3 1716 (12.29%) Senior Developer
4 1234 (8.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 1181 (8.46%) Software Engineer
6 957 (6.86%) Architect
7 875 (6.27%) Java Engineer
8 480 (3.44%) DevOps Engineer
9 464 (3.32%) Lead Developer
10 446 (3.20%) Software Developer
11 440 (3.15%) Java Software Engineer
12 432 (3.10%) Analyst
13 423 (3.03%) Technical Leader
14 419 (3.00%) Full Stack Developer
15 363 (2.60%) JavaScript Developer
16 359 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
17 350 (2.51%) Agile Developer
18 345 (2.47%) Consultant
19 330 (2.36%) Java Software Developer
20 328 (2.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2881 (20.64%) Spring
2 1944 (13.93%) HTML
3 1756 (12.58%) REST
4 1644 (11.78%) AngularJS
5 1593 (11.41%) Web Services
6 1558 (11.16%) .NET
7 1334 (9.56%) CSS
8 1312 (9.40%) Hibernate
9 1270 (9.10%) RESTful
10 1062 (7.61%) J2EE
11 1024 (7.34%) Node.js
12 967 (6.93%) XML
13 891 (6.38%) React
14 872 (6.25%) HTML5
15 641 (4.59%) SOAP
16 632 (4.53%) Spring Boot
17 626 (4.49%) JSON
18 617 (4.42%) Kafka
19 470 (3.37%) Java EE
20 459 (3.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1655 (11.86%) Computer Science
2 1462 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
3 988 (7.08%) Fintech
4 851 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
5 803 (5.75%) Derivative
6 735 (5.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 692 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
8 566 (4.06%) Algorithms
8 566 (4.06%) User Experience
9 558 (4.00%) Equities
10 416 (2.98%) Mobile App
11 397 (2.84%) Fixed Income
12 332 (2.38%) Data Structures
13 316 (2.26%) Equity Derivative
14 249 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
15 217 (1.55%) Hedge funds
16 168 (1.20%) Management Information System
17 145 (1.04%) Client/Server
18 116 (0.83%) Market Risk
19 106 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2598 (18.61%) Linux
2 1592 (11.41%) Unix
3 780 (5.59%) Windows
4 684 (4.90%) Android
5 423 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 192 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 168 (1.20%) Windows Server
8 137 (0.98%) Solaris
9 134 (0.96%) CentOS
10 94 (0.67%) Ubuntu
11 44 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 32 (0.23%) AIX
13 26 (0.19%) CoreOS
14 22 (0.16%) HPUX
15 20 (0.14%) Debian
16 18 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (0.079%) Windows 10
17 11 (0.079%) Windows Server 2012
18 10 (0.072%) Windows 7
18 10 (0.072%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7043 (50.46%) Agile Software Development
2 2976 (21.32%) TDD
3 2474 (17.73%) Software Engineering
4 2218 (15.89%) Asset Management
5 2199 (15.76%) BDD
6 2162 (15.49%) Wealth Management
7 2145 (15.37%) Scrum
8 2059 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
9 1999 (14.32%) Test Automation
10 1952 (13.99%) DevOps
11 1853 (13.28%) OO
12 1712 (12.27%) Microservices
13 1668 (11.95%) Multithreading
14 1520 (10.89%) SDLC
15 1261 (9.03%) Open Source
16 1084 (7.77%) Low Latency
17 1038 (7.44%) E-Commerce
18 1036 (7.42%) Analytics
19 918 (6.58%) MVC
20 847 (6.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3370 (24.15%) JavaScript
2 3351 (24.01%) SQL
3 3265 (23.39%) Python
4 1852 (13.27%) C#
5 1699 (12.17%) C++
6 1451 (10.40%) Scala
7 937 (6.71%) Ruby
8 837 (6.00%) PHP
9 691 (4.95%) Shell Script
10 640 (4.59%) Perl
11 518 (3.71%) PL/SQL
12 492 (3.53%) C
13 491 (3.52%) Groovy
14 440 (3.15%) Bash Shell
15 403 (2.89%) Go
16 373 (2.67%) R
17 242 (1.73%) PowerShell
18 190 (1.36%) Objective-C
19 159 (1.14%) ES6
20 158 (1.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2188 (15.68%) Degree
2 751 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 211 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 182 (1.30%) PhD
5 179 (1.28%) Master's Degree
6 116 (0.83%) SC Cleared
7 81 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 62 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
9 57 (0.41%) DV Cleared
10 53 (0.38%) CISSP
11 48 (0.34%) ISEB
12 27 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (0.19%) SANS
14 24 (0.17%) Sun Certification
15 23 (0.16%) AWS Certification
15 23 (0.16%) CISM
16 22 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
17 21 (0.15%) PMI Certification
18 19 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 19 (0.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1551 (11.11%) QA
2 58 (0.42%) GCP
3 57 (0.41%) SLA
4 54 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 36 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 35 (0.25%) SEPA
7 31 (0.22%) MiFID
8 25 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 18 (0.13%) COBIT
10 16 (0.11%) GDPR
11 13 (0.093%) PSD2
12 12 (0.086%) EMIR
12 12 (0.086%) IFRS
12 12 (0.086%) IFRS 9
13 10 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 9 (0.064%) Dodd-Frank
14 9 (0.064%) ISO 9001
14 9 (0.064%) WCAG
15 6 (0.043%) RosettaNet
15 6 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1208 (8.66%) Docker
2 152 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 117 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 106 (0.76%) HDFS
5 82 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
6 78 (0.56%) Apache Flume
7 33 (0.24%) vSphere
8 27 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 18 (0.13%) KVM
9 18 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (0.11%) Xen
11 14 (0.10%) Cronacle
11 14 (0.10%) NFS
12 12 (0.086%) Hyper-V
13 10 (0.072%) XenServer
14 9 (0.064%) Firmware
14 9 (0.064%) LXC
15 8 (0.057%) GridGain
15 8 (0.057%) Varnish
15 8 (0.057%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 652 (4.67%) Ansible
2 625 (4.48%) Puppet
3 498 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 467 (3.35%) Kubernetes
5 205 (1.47%) Terraform
6 117 (0.84%) Nagios
7 82 (0.59%) Kibana
8 67 (0.48%) logstash
9 66 (0.47%) Mesos
10 62 (0.44%) Salt
11 44 (0.32%) PowerBroker
12 35 (0.25%) Oozie
13 34 (0.24%) Grafana
13 34 (0.24%) Packer
13 34 (0.24%) ZABBIX
14 29 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
15 27 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
16 23 (0.16%) Prometheus
17 22 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
18 20 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2125 (15.23%) Oracle
2 607 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 560 (4.01%) Google
4 395 (2.83%) Sybase
5 314 (2.25%) IBM
6 266 (1.91%) TIBCO
7 246 (1.76%) SAP
8 237 (1.70%) Red Hat
9 217 (1.55%) Splunk
10 179 (1.28%) VMware
11 175 (1.25%) hybris
12 143 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
13 125 (0.90%) ION Trading
14 120 (0.86%) Tableau
15 104 (0.75%) Murex
16 101 (0.72%) Sun
17 82 (0.59%) AppDynamics
18 79 (0.57%) Informatica
19 75 (0.54%) Atlassian
20 73 (0.52%) Apple