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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / London
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Java 5713 6808 6526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.99% 16.33% 15.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.06% 30.31% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4814 5884 5507
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,575
% change year-on-year - +0.95%  

Java is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18393 22460 21455
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 54.69% 53.88% 51.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15861 19708 18378
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 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 0 954 £67,500 +12.50% 235
Chiswick +2 41 £57,500 -11.53% 3
Canary Wharf +8 31 £82,500 +10.00%
West End of London +6 21 £52,500 -22.22% 36
Hammersmith -12 19 £57,500 -
Croydon +9 18 £65,000 +18.18% 13
Westminster -2 16 £85,000 +13.33% 6
Wimbledon -10 13 £67,500 -
Hounslow -5 10 £48,750 -0.51% 4
Uxbridge +11 8 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Kingston Upon Thames -2 8 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Hackney - 8 - -
Brentford +1 7 £48,750 +25.80% 1
Feltham +7 6 £67,500 - 1
Moorgate +4 6 £40,000 -
Bromley -1 6 £37,500 -21.93% 2
Surbiton +16 5 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Edgware - 4 £100,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £55,000 -
Ealing +17 2 £55,500 -7.50%
Isleworth -3 2 £62,500 +25.00%
Heathrow -5 2 £60,000 +41.17%
Teddington +5 1 £25,000 -35.48%
Harrow +4 1 £80,000 -
Chessington +3 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Paddington -1 1 £72,500 -14.70%
South Kensington -1 1 £57,770 -32.03%
Ilford -4 1 £22,500 -33.82%
Twickenham -12 1 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Osterley - 1 £55,000 -
Barnet - 1 - -
Greenford - 1 £45,000 -
Hayes - 1 £72,500 - 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 5738 (48.38%) Agile Software Development
2 3698 (31.18%) Finance
3 3278 (27.64%) JavaScript
4 3190 (26.89%) SQL
5 2721 (22.94%) TDD
6 2601 (21.93%) Python
7 2444 (20.61%) Linux
8 2191 (18.47%) HTML
9 2123 (17.90%) Spring
10 1971 (16.62%) Degree
11 1949 (16.43%) Software Engineering
12 1941 (16.36%) Banking
13 1895 (15.98%) C#
14 1819 (15.34%) Scrum
15 1679 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
16 1606 (13.54%) Scala
17 1592 (13.42%) Computer Science
18 1591 (13.41%) CSS
19 1581 (13.33%) Oracle
20 1521 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
21 1517 (12.79%) Web Services
22 1514 (12.76%) DevOps
23 1446 (12.19%) OO
24 1441 (12.15%) Git (software)
25 1438 (12.12%) AngularJS
26 1431 (12.06%) Jenkins
27 1426 (12.02%) C++
28 1392 (11.74%) NoSQL
29 1390 (11.72%) BDD
30 1387 (11.69%) .NET

Java
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
1 741 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 699 (5.89%) Apache Spark
3 641 (5.40%) Apache
4 467 (3.94%) WebSphere
5 466 (3.93%) JBoss
6 442 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
7 263 (2.22%) WebLogic
8 236 (1.99%) IIS
9 217 (1.83%) Confluence
10 215 (1.81%) CMS
11 207 (1.75%) Apache Solr
12 201 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 200 (1.69%) Jetty
14 180 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 119 (1.00%) Apache Pig
16 118 (0.99%) OpenStack
17 98 (0.83%) nginx
18 92 (0.78%) SAS
19 88 (0.74%) Mule
20 64 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 288 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 58 (0.49%) MS Office
3 47 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 26 (0.22%) SPSS
5 25 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 19 (0.16%) MS Project
7 13 (0.11%) MS Visio
8 10 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.025%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.025%) InVision
9 3 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.017%) EngageOne
10 2 (0.017%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.017%) Gephi
10 2 (0.017%) Weka
11 1 (0.008%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.008%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.008%) InDesign
11 1 (0.008%) Maple
11 1 (0.008%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 34 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
1 34 (0.29%) RMDS
2 32 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
2 32 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
3 31 (0.26%) SAP HR
4 29 (0.24%) Magento
5 27 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 24 (0.20%) SAP ERP
7 22 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 22 (0.19%) SAP ECC
8 21 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
9 18 (0.15%) ION MarketView
10 17 (0.14%) SAP MDM
11 14 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 14 (0.12%) NetSuite
12 13 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
13 12 (0.10%) Temenos T24
14 11 (0.093%) Adobe Campaign
14 11 (0.093%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 10 (0.084%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1521 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 504 (4.25%) SaaS
3 379 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 258 (2.18%) GitHub
5 179 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 152 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
7 150 (1.26%) PaaS
8 126 (1.06%) IaaS
9 107 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
10 68 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
11 63 (0.53%) Amazon S3
12 49 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
12 49 (0.41%) Force.com
12 49 (0.41%) Heroku
13 43 (0.36%) OpenShift
14 39 (0.33%) Google Analytics
15 35 (0.30%) Google Play
16 34 (0.29%) Office 365
17 32 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
17 32 (0.27%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 354 (2.98%) HTTP
2 242 (2.04%) Internet
3 147 (1.24%) Firewall
4 138 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 130 (1.10%) LDAP
6 93 (0.78%) DNS
7 73 (0.62%) SSL
8 72 (0.61%) SAN
9 68 (0.57%) FTP
10 58 (0.49%) LAN
11 53 (0.45%) iSCSI
12 52 (0.44%) Network Security
13 50 (0.42%) WAN
14 49 (0.41%) Kerberos
15 48 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
16 46 (0.39%) NAS
17 45 (0.38%) Multicast
18 38 (0.32%) FIX Connectivity
19 34 (0.29%) DHCP
19 34 (0.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1392 (11.74%) NoSQL
2 1179 (9.94%) Big Data
3 1028 (8.67%) SQL Server
4 974 (8.21%) MySQL
5 933 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 886 (7.47%) Hadoop
7 855 (7.21%) MongoDB
8 608 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 499 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
10 388 (3.27%) RDBMS
11 293 (2.47%) Redis
12 289 (2.44%) Oracle Database
13 267 (2.25%) HBase
14 256 (2.16%) Apache Hive
15 239 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
16 195 (1.64%) Neo4j
17 153 (1.29%) DB2
18 133 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 118 (0.99%) Blockchain
20 110 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1441 (12.15%) Git (software)
2 1431 (12.06%) Jenkins
3 1155 (9.74%) Maven
4 893 (7.53%) Selenium
5 878 (7.40%) JUnit
6 629 (5.30%) JIRA
7 600 (5.06%) Cucumber
8 551 (4.65%) Subversion
9 351 (2.96%) Gradle
10 340 (2.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 322 (2.71%) WebDriver
12 277 (2.34%) Ant
13 275 (2.32%) Eclipse
14 261 (2.20%) Mockito
15 239 (2.02%) TeamCity
16 192 (1.62%) Jasmine
17 191 (1.61%) Appium
18 179 (1.51%) JMeter
19 164 (1.38%) TestNG
20 160 (1.35%) IntelliJ
General
1 3698 (31.18%) Finance
2 1941 (16.36%) Banking
3 651 (5.49%) Investment Banking
4 579 (4.88%) Front Office
5 578 (4.87%) Retail
6 538 (4.54%) Games
7 419 (3.53%) Telecoms
8 339 (2.86%) Marketing
9 222 (1.87%) Advertising
10 194 (1.64%) Publishing
11 172 (1.45%) Back Office
12 152 (1.28%) Financial Institution
13 130 (1.10%) Legal
14 70 (0.59%) Manufacturing
15 55 (0.46%) Electronics
16 54 (0.46%) Music Industry
17 52 (0.44%) Law
18 49 (0.41%) Online Betting
19 44 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
20 36 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6574 (55.43%) Developer
2 4272 (36.02%) Java Developer
3 1492 (12.58%) Senior Developer
4 1145 (9.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 993 (8.37%) Architect
6 739 (6.23%) Java Engineer
7 562 (4.74%) Software Engineer
8 468 (3.95%) Consultant
9 410 (3.46%) Scala Developer
10 408 (3.44%) Analyst
11 405 (3.41%) DevOps Engineer
12 381 (3.21%) C# Developer
12 381 (3.21%) Lead Developer
13 368 (3.10%) Junior
14 367 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
15 366 (3.09%) JavaScript Developer
16 344 (2.90%) Full Stack Developer
17 310 (2.61%) Junior Developer
18 300 (2.53%) Software Developer
19 298 (2.51%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2191 (18.47%) HTML
2 2123 (17.90%) Spring
3 1591 (13.41%) CSS
4 1517 (12.79%) Web Services
5 1438 (12.12%) AngularJS
6 1387 (11.69%) .NET
7 1278 (10.77%) XML
8 1197 (10.09%) REST
9 1082 (9.12%) Node.js
10 977 (8.24%) Hibernate
11 910 (7.67%) RESTful
12 840 (7.08%) J2EE
13 837 (7.06%) HTML5
14 759 (6.40%) React
15 633 (5.34%) JMS
16 561 (4.73%) jQuery
17 553 (4.66%) SOAP
18 514 (4.33%) JSON
19 460 (3.88%) Java EE
20 393 (3.31%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1592 (13.42%) Computer Science
2 818 (6.90%) Fintech
3 725 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 551 (4.65%) Algorithms
5 474 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 469 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
7 392 (3.30%) Mobile App
8 388 (3.27%) User Experience
9 330 (2.78%) Derivative
10 306 (2.58%) Equities
11 252 (2.12%) Data Structures
12 245 (2.07%) Hedge funds
13 234 (1.97%) Fixed Income
14 212 (1.79%) Client/Server
15 181 (1.53%) Management Information System
16 152 (1.28%) Data Centre
17 121 (1.02%) Online Games
18 105 (0.89%) Virtual Team
19 98 (0.83%) Public Cloud
20 83 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2444 (20.61%) Linux
2 1083 (9.13%) Unix
3 739 (6.23%) Windows
4 539 (4.54%) Android
5 390 (3.29%) Apple iOS
6 196 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 145 (1.22%) CentOS
8 116 (0.98%) Windows Server
9 95 (0.80%) Ubuntu
10 92 (0.78%) Solaris
11 65 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 49 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
14 26 (0.22%) CoreOS
15 22 (0.19%) Debian
16 17 (0.14%) VMS
17 11 (0.093%) Fedora
17 11 (0.093%) HPUX
18 10 (0.084%) Windows XP
19 9 (0.076%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5738 (48.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2721 (22.94%) TDD
3 1949 (16.43%) Software Engineering
4 1819 (15.34%) Scrum
5 1679 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
6 1514 (12.76%) DevOps
7 1446 (12.19%) OO
8 1390 (11.72%) BDD
9 1196 (10.08%) Multithreading
10 1187 (10.01%) E-Commerce
11 1090 (9.19%) Microservices
12 942 (7.94%) Open Source
13 905 (7.63%) SOA
14 875 (7.38%) SDLC
15 847 (7.14%) Analytics
16 782 (6.59%) Mentoring
17 738 (6.22%) Low Latency
18 665 (5.61%) OOP
19 647 (5.45%) Web Development
20 636 (5.36%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 3278 (27.64%) JavaScript
2 3190 (26.89%) SQL
3 2601 (21.93%) Python
4 1895 (15.98%) C#
5 1606 (13.54%) Scala
6 1426 (12.02%) C++
7 952 (8.03%) Ruby
8 670 (5.65%) PHP
9 570 (4.81%) Perl
10 494 (4.16%) Bash Shell
11 439 (3.70%) Go
12 422 (3.56%) C
13 420 (3.54%) Groovy
14 299 (2.52%) Shell Script
15 249 (2.10%) PL/SQL
16 237 (2.00%) R
17 169 (1.42%) Objective-C
18 155 (1.31%) PowerShell
19 149 (1.26%) ES6
20 133 (1.12%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1971 (16.62%) Degree
2 204 (1.72%) PhD
3 187 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 131 (1.10%) ISTQB
5 99 (0.83%) ISEB
6 80 (0.67%) CISSP
7 68 (0.57%) DV Cleared
8 63 (0.53%) SC Cleared
9 50 (0.42%) CISA
10 30 (0.25%) CISM
10 30 (0.25%) GPEN
11 28 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 26 (0.22%) CEH
13 23 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (0.19%) Sun Certification
15 20 (0.17%) AWS Certification
15 20 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
16 19 (0.16%) CCNP
16 19 (0.16%) GPPA
16 19 (0.16%) GSSP-JAVA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1136 (9.58%) QA
2 130 (1.10%) SDET
3 69 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 62 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 47 (0.40%) SLA
6 42 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 38 (0.32%) MiFID
8 20 (0.17%) PMO
9 15 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
10 14 (0.12%) EMIR
11 13 (0.11%) GCP
11 13 (0.11%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.042%) Basel III
13 4 (0.034%) GDPR
13 4 (0.034%) ISO20022
14 3 (0.025%) GAAP
14 3 (0.025%) SNOMED CT
14 3 (0.025%) Web Application Security Consortium
15 2 (0.017%) ISO 8583
15 2 (0.017%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 825 (6.96%) Docker
2 126 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (0.96%) HDFS
4 94 (0.79%) Active Directory
5 84 (0.71%) Apache Flume
6 61 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 54 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 54 (0.46%) NFS
8 52 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
9 48 (0.40%) Hyper-V
10 47 (0.40%) KVM
11 39 (0.33%) Xen
12 32 (0.27%) Varnish
13 31 (0.26%) SRDF
14 19 (0.16%) vSphere
15 14 (0.12%) XenServer
16 11 (0.093%) VirtualBox
17 10 (0.084%) Ceph
17 10 (0.084%) Shibboleth
18 9 (0.076%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 752 (6.34%) Puppet
2 617 (5.20%) Opscode Chef
3 569 (4.80%) Ansible
4 269 (2.27%) Kubernetes
5 123 (1.04%) Nagios
6 100 (0.84%) Kibana
7 93 (0.78%) Mesos
8 78 (0.66%) Salt
9 65 (0.55%) logstash
10 60 (0.51%) Terraform
11 47 (0.40%) Grafana
12 41 (0.35%) Oozie
13 38 (0.32%) Graphite
14 29 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
14 29 (0.24%) ZABBIX
15 28 (0.24%) StatsD
16 24 (0.20%) Control-M
16 24 (0.20%) Tivoli
17 22 (0.19%) HAProxy
17 22 (0.19%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1581 (13.33%) Oracle
2 602 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 433 (3.65%) Google
4 335 (2.82%) IBM
5 302 (2.55%) TIBCO
6 299 (2.52%) Red Hat
7 252 (2.12%) Sybase
8 238 (2.01%) Adobe
9 230 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
10 212 (1.79%) SAP
11 161 (1.36%) VMware
12 155 (1.31%) Splunk
13 141 (1.19%) hybris
14 123 (1.04%) Tableau
15 108 (0.91%) Talend
16 102 (0.86%) MuleSoft
17 99 (0.83%) Solace
18 97 (0.82%) Atlassian
19 89 (0.75%) Informatica
20 77 (0.65%) New Relic
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £80,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 65,000 + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + equity, flexi working, bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum - can flex dependant on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £70000 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Itecco
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
KPRS
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45k - £55k + excellent Benefits pac
Posted: 1 hour ago