Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 13898 12847 15144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.76% 16.71% 17.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.06% 30.70% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9633 11071 12823
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%

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 40806 41848 47326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.09% 54.43% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32201 36822 40684
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 £86,250 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 2257 £65,000 +7.44% 241
West London -1 465 £57,500 +2.68% 63
South London -3 153 £60,000 - 11
East London +4 115 £67,500 +8.00% 33
North London -10 53 £52,500 +10.53% 12
Java
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 7105 (51.12%) Agile Software Development
2 5671 (40.80%) Finance
3 3788 (27.26%) Banking
4 3409 (24.53%) SQL
5 3369 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 3247 (23.36%) Python
7 2928 (21.07%) TDD
8 2884 (20.75%) Spring
9 2723 (19.59%) Investment Banking
10 2691 (19.36%) Linux
11 2350 (16.91%) Software Engineering
12 2321 (16.70%) Asset Management
13 2266 (16.30%) Wealth Management
14 2225 (16.01%) Retail Banking
15 2206 (15.87%) Oracle
16 2175 (15.65%) Scrum
17 2168 (15.60%) BDD
18 2144 (15.43%) Degree
19 2109 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
20 2000 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
21 1996 (14.36%) Test Automation
22 1989 (14.31%) OO
23 1987 (14.30%) HTML
24 1887 (13.58%) DevOps
25 1835 (13.20%) C#
26 1737 (12.50%) REST
27 1727 (12.43%) Jenkins
28 1716 (12.35%) Computer Science
29 1710 (12.30%) Multithreading
30 1693 (12.18%) C++

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 1004 (7.22%) Tomcat
2 840 (6.04%) Apache Spark
3 764 (5.50%) Apache
4 551 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
5 461 (3.32%) WebSphere
6 403 (2.90%) JBoss
7 353 (2.54%) Confluence
8 266 (1.91%) CMS
9 227 (1.63%) WebLogic
10 189 (1.36%) nginx
11 179 (1.29%) Apache Solr
12 171 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 167 (1.20%) OpenStack
14 163 (1.17%) SAS
15 115 (0.83%) IIS
16 112 (0.81%) Jetty
17 101 (0.73%) SharePoint
18 80 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
18 80 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
19 79 (0.57%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 105 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 67 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (0.22%) SPSS
4 28 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 24 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 17 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.11%) MS Visio
8 13 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.036%) FrameMaker
9 5 (0.036%) HipChat
9 5 (0.036%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (0.029%) Maple
11 3 (0.022%) CPLEX
11 3 (0.022%) Doxygen
11 3 (0.022%) GNU Octave
11 3 (0.022%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.014%) Maya
13 1 (0.007%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.007%) Stata
Business Applications
1 48 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
2 45 (0.32%) Magento
3 38 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
4 36 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 25 (0.18%) NetSuite
5 25 (0.18%) RMDS
6 21 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
6 21 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 17 (0.12%) ION MarketView
8 16 (0.12%) Eloqua
9 15 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
10 14 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
11 13 (0.094%) MetaTrader
11 13 (0.094%) SAP BPC
12 11 (0.079%) Actimize
12 11 (0.079%) Markit EDM
12 11 (0.079%) Oracle Retail
13 10 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
13 10 (0.072%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
14 9 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2000 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
2 631 (4.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 499 (3.59%) SaaS
4 279 (2.01%) GitHub
5 274 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 264 (1.90%) PaaS
7 175 (1.26%) IaaS
8 174 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
9 118 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
10 102 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
11 94 (0.68%) npm
12 79 (0.57%) Serverless
13 72 (0.52%) Amazon S3
14 63 (0.45%) Google Play
15 57 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
16 50 (0.36%) OpenShift
17 48 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
18 43 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
18 43 (0.31%) Office 365
19 40 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 343 (2.47%) HTTP
2 328 (2.36%) Internet
3 261 (1.88%) Firewall
4 167 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 127 (0.91%) LDAP
6 125 (0.90%) DNS
7 66 (0.47%) VPN
8 56 (0.40%) Network Security
9 54 (0.39%) DHCP
10 41 (0.30%) FTP
11 39 (0.28%) WAN
12 37 (0.27%) SSL
13 34 (0.24%) Wireless
14 32 (0.23%) SAN
15 31 (0.22%) Ethernet
15 31 (0.22%) HTTPS
15 31 (0.22%) InfiniBand
16 29 (0.21%) SMS
17 28 (0.20%) VoIP
18 25 (0.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1359 (9.78%) Big Data
2 1334 (9.60%) NoSQL
3 1125 (8.09%) SQL Server
4 1059 (7.62%) Hadoop
5 1030 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 996 (7.17%) MySQL
7 782 (5.63%) MongoDB
8 771 (5.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 480 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
10 447 (3.22%) RDBMS
11 386 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
12 353 (2.54%) Redis
13 271 (1.95%) Oracle Database
14 247 (1.78%) HBase
15 246 (1.77%) Apache Hive
16 230 (1.65%) Blockchain
17 225 (1.62%) Neo4j
18 146 (1.05%) KDB
19 131 (0.94%) OLAP
20 120 (0.86%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1727 (12.43%) Jenkins
2 1667 (11.99%) Git (software)
3 1433 (10.31%) Maven
4 1067 (7.68%) JUnit
5 1062 (7.64%) Selenium
6 1006 (7.24%) JIRA
7 851 (6.12%) Cucumber
8 543 (3.91%) Subversion
9 487 (3.50%) TeamCity
10 474 (3.41%) Gradle
11 445 (3.20%) WebDriver
12 312 (2.24%) Mockito
13 297 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 211 (1.52%) Ant
15 179 (1.29%) Eclipse
16 167 (1.20%) gulp
17 156 (1.12%) Hudson
18 154 (1.11%) TestNG
19 151 (1.09%) JMeter
20 149 (1.07%) jMock
General
1 5671 (40.80%) Finance
2 3788 (27.26%) Banking
3 2723 (19.59%) Investment Banking
4 2225 (16.01%) Retail Banking
5 1235 (8.89%) Front Office
6 725 (5.22%) Retail
7 482 (3.47%) Games
8 461 (3.32%) Marketing
9 350 (2.52%) Financial Institution
10 264 (1.90%) Telecoms
11 212 (1.53%) Advertising
12 170 (1.22%) Back Office
13 164 (1.18%) Legal
14 159 (1.14%) Publishing
15 101 (0.73%) Manufacturing
16 97 (0.70%) Electronics
17 55 (0.40%) Law
18 41 (0.30%) Online Betting
18 41 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
19 40 (0.29%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 7248 (52.15%) Developer
2 4730 (34.03%) Java Developer
3 1731 (12.46%) Senior Developer
4 1263 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 1129 (8.12%) Software Engineer
6 1016 (7.31%) Architect
7 830 (5.97%) Java Engineer
8 467 (3.36%) Lead Developer
9 457 (3.29%) DevOps Engineer
10 453 (3.26%) Analyst
11 437 (3.14%) Technical Leader
12 412 (2.96%) Software Developer
13 401 (2.89%) Java Software Engineer
14 391 (2.81%) Full Stack Developer
15 380 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
16 351 (2.53%) JavaScript Developer
17 336 (2.42%) Consultant
18 322 (2.32%) Graduate
19 317 (2.28%) Junior
20 306 (2.20%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2884 (20.75%) Spring
2 1987 (14.30%) HTML
3 1737 (12.50%) REST
4 1622 (11.67%) Web Services
5 1572 (11.31%) AngularJS
6 1554 (11.18%) .NET
7 1397 (10.05%) Hibernate
8 1361 (9.79%) CSS
9 1250 (8.99%) RESTful
10 1080 (7.77%) J2EE
11 1045 (7.52%) XML
12 968 (6.97%) Node.js
13 867 (6.24%) HTML5
14 805 (5.79%) React
15 687 (4.94%) JSON
16 678 (4.88%) SOAP
17 634 (4.56%) Spring Boot
18 585 (4.21%) Kafka
19 465 (3.35%) jQuery
20 461 (3.32%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1716 (12.35%) Computer Science
2 1459 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
3 907 (6.53%) Fintech
4 843 (6.07%) Greenfield Project
5 828 (5.96%) Derivative
6 773 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 732 (5.27%) Enterprise Software
8 580 (4.17%) User Experience
9 561 (4.04%) Algorithms
10 555 (3.99%) Equities
11 441 (3.17%) Mobile App
12 384 (2.76%) Fixed Income
13 341 (2.45%) Data Structures
14 328 (2.36%) Equity Derivative
15 255 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
16 203 (1.46%) Hedge funds
17 199 (1.43%) Management Information System
18 119 (0.86%) Market Risk
19 113 (0.81%) Credit Risk
20 110 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2691 (19.36%) Linux
2 1633 (11.75%) Unix
3 839 (6.04%) Windows
4 685 (4.93%) Android
5 436 (3.14%) Apple iOS
6 190 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 167 (1.20%) Windows Server
8 141 (1.01%) Solaris
9 137 (0.99%) CentOS
10 90 (0.65%) Ubuntu
11 43 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 30 (0.22%) AIX
13 26 (0.19%) CoreOS
13 26 (0.19%) HPUX
14 25 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 20 (0.14%) Debian
16 17 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (0.079%) Windows 10
18 10 (0.072%) Windows Mobile
18 10 (0.072%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7105 (51.12%) Agile Software Development
2 2928 (21.07%) TDD
3 2350 (16.91%) Software Engineering
4 2321 (16.70%) Asset Management
5 2266 (16.30%) Wealth Management
6 2175 (15.65%) Scrum
7 2168 (15.60%) BDD
8 2109 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
9 1996 (14.36%) Test Automation
10 1989 (14.31%) OO
11 1887 (13.58%) DevOps
12 1710 (12.30%) Multithreading
13 1619 (11.65%) Microservices
14 1535 (11.04%) SDLC
15 1251 (9.00%) Open Source
16 1078 (7.76%) Low Latency
17 1071 (7.71%) Analytics
18 1029 (7.40%) E-Commerce
19 931 (6.70%) MVC
20 852 (6.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3409 (24.53%) SQL
2 3369 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 3247 (23.36%) Python
4 1835 (13.20%) C#
5 1693 (12.18%) C++
6 1429 (10.28%) Scala
7 910 (6.55%) Ruby
8 723 (5.20%) PHP
9 718 (5.17%) Shell Script
10 637 (4.58%) Perl
11 538 (3.87%) PL/SQL
12 514 (3.70%) Groovy
13 490 (3.53%) C
14 442 (3.18%) Bash Shell
15 389 (2.80%) Go
16 384 (2.76%) R
17 242 (1.74%) PowerShell
18 190 (1.37%) Objective-C
19 159 (1.14%) T-SQL
20 156 (1.12%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2144 (15.43%) Degree
2 774 (5.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 216 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 186 (1.34%) PhD
5 160 (1.15%) Master's Degree
6 106 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 94 (0.68%) ISTQB
8 73 (0.53%) DV Cleared
9 64 (0.46%) ISEB
10 62 (0.45%) CISSP
11 52 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
12 24 (0.17%) CISM
13 23 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (0.14%) SANS
15 18 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 18 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
15 18 (0.13%) PMP
16 17 (0.12%) CREST Certified
16 17 (0.12%) PMI Certification
17 16 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1541 (11.09%) QA
2 69 (0.50%) SLA
3 58 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 50 (0.36%) GCP
5 44 (0.32%) MiFID
6 42 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 33 (0.24%) SEPA
8 22 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 17 (0.12%) COBIT
10 16 (0.12%) GDPR
11 14 (0.10%) PSD2
12 13 (0.094%) EMIR
13 11 (0.079%) Dodd-Frank
14 10 (0.072%) IFRS
14 10 (0.072%) IFRS 9
14 10 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 9 (0.065%) ISO 9001
16 7 (0.050%) PMO
17 6 (0.043%) RosettaNet
18 5 (0.036%) WCAG
System Software
1 1158 (8.33%) Docker
2 155 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 128 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 113 (0.81%) HDFS
5 84 (0.60%) Apache Flume
5 84 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
6 36 (0.26%) vSphere
7 27 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 21 (0.15%) KVM
8 21 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (0.14%) Xen
10 15 (0.11%) Varnish
11 14 (0.10%) Cronacle
12 13 (0.094%) NFS
12 13 (0.094%) XenServer
13 12 (0.086%) Hyper-V
14 11 (0.079%) Firmware
14 11 (0.079%) LXC
15 9 (0.065%) Dovecot
15 9 (0.065%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 666 (4.79%) Ansible
2 659 (4.74%) Puppet
3 499 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
4 416 (2.99%) Kubernetes
5 187 (1.35%) Terraform
6 130 (0.94%) Nagios
7 79 (0.57%) Kibana
8 63 (0.45%) logstash
9 57 (0.41%) Salt
10 56 (0.40%) Mesos
11 44 (0.32%) Grafana
11 44 (0.32%) PowerBroker
12 32 (0.23%) Oozie
13 31 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
14 29 (0.21%) ZABBIX
15 25 (0.18%) HAProxy
16 23 (0.17%) Packer
16 23 (0.17%) Prometheus
17 22 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
18 19 (0.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2206 (15.87%) Oracle
2 620 (4.46%) Microsoft
3 554 (3.99%) Google
4 434 (3.12%) Sybase
5 329 (2.37%) IBM
6 296 (2.13%) TIBCO
7 244 (1.76%) Red Hat
8 242 (1.74%) SAP
9 226 (1.63%) Splunk
10 189 (1.36%) hybris
11 180 (1.30%) VMware
12 153 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
13 134 (0.96%) Tableau
14 132 (0.95%) ION Trading
15 112 (0.81%) Murex
16 99 (0.71%) AppDynamics
17 98 (0.71%) Sun
18 77 (0.55%) Informatica
19 76 (0.55%) CA
20 74 (0.53%) MuleSoft