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

Java
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Java 6509 6663 7472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.92% 16.88% 16.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.26% 30.75% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4920 5788 6302
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £84,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 20176 21668 23616
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 55.56% 54.90% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16597 19117 20282
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 25 June 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 25 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 -1 983 £65,000 +4.00% 201
Croydon +1 35 £62,500 +6.38% 5
Westminster +1 29 £85,000 - 1
Chiswick 0 29 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Hammersmith -9 24 £55,000 -3.50% 2
Canary Wharf +2 23 £75,000 +25.00%
West End of London -5 20 £40,000 -33.33% 31
Hounslow +8 18 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Uxbridge +14 13 £70,000 +24.44% 3
Brentford +6 12 £53,750 +79.16%
Bromley -1 9 £115,000 +184.25% 1
Paddington - 7 £55,000 -
Docklands, London +1 6 £60,000 +2.12%
Twickenham -18 6 £50,000 -6.97%
Wimbledon -13 5 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Hackney - 5 - -
Feltham +5 4 £55,000 -
Heathrow -8 4 - -
Hayes +1 3 £42,500 -29.16%
Enfield +3 2 £36,250 +3.57%
Surbiton -2 2 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Barking - 2 £42,500 -
Barnet - 2 £32,500 -
Harrow +9 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Kingston Upon Thames +7 1 £67,500 +75.32% 4
Ealing +7 1 £110,000 +83.33%
Southwark +5 1 £60,000 -17.24%
Teddington 0 1 £28,500 -54.40%
Ilford - 1 £37,500 - 1
Moorgate - 1 £42,500 -
Coulsdon - 1 £87,500 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 6198 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 4036 (33.03%) Finance
3 3278 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 3169 (25.94%) SQL
5 2810 (23.00%) TDD
6 2806 (22.96%) Python
7 2618 (21.43%) Linux
8 2397 (19.62%) Spring
9 2195 (17.96%) Banking
10 2045 (16.74%) HTML
11 1990 (16.29%) Scrum
12 1916 (15.68%) Degree
13 1910 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
14 1852 (15.16%) Software Engineering
15 1807 (14.79%) C#
16 1717 (14.05%) OO
17 1713 (14.02%) DevOps
18 1685 (13.79%) Oracle
19 1674 (13.70%) Test Automation
20 1650 (13.50%) Amazon AWS
21 1631 (13.35%) Computer Science
22 1604 (13.13%) Web Services
23 1558 (12.75%) BDD
24 1553 (12.71%) Git (software)
25 1548 (12.67%) Jenkins
26 1540 (12.60%) CSS
27 1469 (12.02%) .NET
28 1461 (11.96%) Scala
29 1447 (11.84%) C++
30 1392 (11.39%) AngularJS

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
1 798 (6.53%) Tomcat
2 724 (5.93%) Apache Spark
3 673 (5.51%) Apache
4 487 (3.99%) JBoss
5 444 (3.63%) WebSphere
6 387 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
7 282 (2.31%) WebLogic
8 271 (2.22%) CMS
9 269 (2.20%) Confluence
10 253 (2.07%) Apache Solr
11 226 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 160 (1.31%) Jetty
13 153 (1.25%) IIS
13 153 (1.25%) nginx
14 127 (1.04%) OpenStack
15 116 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 112 (0.92%) SAS
17 103 (0.84%) Mule
18 84 (0.69%) Apache Pig
19 65 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 76 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 24 (0.20%) SPSS
5 18 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.098%) MS Visio
8 11 (0.090%) Microsoft Project
8 11 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.033%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.016%) EngageOne
10 2 (0.016%) InVision
10 2 (0.016%) Weka
11 1 (0.008%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.008%) Avid Media Composer
11 1 (0.008%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.008%) InCopy
11 1 (0.008%) InDesign
11 1 (0.008%) Stata
Business Applications
1 49 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 44 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
3 39 (0.32%) Magento
4 32 (0.26%) RMDS
5 31 (0.25%) Markit EDM
6 29 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
7 25 (0.20%) NetSuite
8 22 (0.18%) ION MarketView
9 20 (0.16%) Eloqua
10 17 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
11 16 (0.13%) MetaTrader
12 13 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 12 (0.098%) BusinessWorks
13 12 (0.098%) Endur
14 11 (0.090%) SAP HR
15 10 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
16 8 (0.065%) Oracle Payables
16 8 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
16 8 (0.065%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1650 (13.50%) Amazon AWS
2 584 (4.78%) SaaS
3 516 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 271 (2.22%) GitHub
5 214 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 187 (1.53%) PaaS
7 144 (1.18%) IaaS
8 140 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
9 137 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
10 95 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
11 58 (0.47%) OpenShift
12 55 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
12 55 (0.45%) Amazon S3
13 50 (0.41%) Force.com
14 49 (0.40%) Google Analytics
15 48 (0.39%) Office 365
16 43 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
17 39 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 37 (0.30%) Heroku
19 32 (0.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 377 (3.09%) HTTP
2 322 (2.64%) Internet
3 213 (1.74%) Firewall
4 175 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 127 (1.04%) LDAP
6 112 (0.92%) DNS
7 78 (0.64%) Network Security
8 74 (0.61%) FTP
9 61 (0.50%) VPN
10 58 (0.47%) SAN
11 52 (0.43%) LAN
12 48 (0.39%) WAN
13 44 (0.36%) SNMP
14 42 (0.34%) iSCSI
15 40 (0.33%) DHCP
16 39 (0.32%) SMTP
16 39 (0.32%) SSL
17 38 (0.31%) FIX Connectivity
18 32 (0.26%) Multicast
18 32 (0.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1331 (10.89%) NoSQL
2 1191 (9.75%) Big Data
3 1158 (9.48%) SQL Server
4 1132 (9.26%) MySQL
5 912 (7.46%) Relational Database
6 889 (7.28%) MongoDB
7 850 (6.96%) Hadoop
8 677 (5.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 498 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
10 359 (2.94%) RDBMS
11 324 (2.65%) Redis
12 277 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
13 241 (1.97%) Apache Hive
14 234 (1.92%) HBase
14 234 (1.92%) Oracle Database
15 184 (1.51%) Blockchain
16 161 (1.32%) Neo4j
17 131 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 128 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 126 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1553 (12.71%) Git (software)
2 1548 (12.67%) Jenkins
3 1261 (10.32%) Maven
4 1044 (8.54%) Selenium
5 974 (7.97%) JUnit
6 793 (6.49%) JIRA
7 659 (5.39%) Cucumber
8 521 (4.26%) Subversion
9 425 (3.48%) WebDriver
10 386 (3.16%) Gradle
11 296 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 295 (2.41%) Ant
13 287 (2.35%) Mockito
14 272 (2.23%) Eclipse
15 269 (2.20%) TeamCity
16 193 (1.58%) JMeter
17 192 (1.57%) Hudson
18 184 (1.51%) Jasmine
19 178 (1.46%) Appium
20 170 (1.39%) IntelliJ
General
1 4036 (33.03%) Finance
2 2195 (17.96%) Banking
3 1080 (8.84%) Investment Banking
4 1066 (8.72%) Retail
5 643 (5.26%) Front Office
6 478 (3.91%) Games
7 469 (3.84%) Retail Banking
8 374 (3.06%) Marketing
9 273 (2.23%) Telecoms
10 209 (1.71%) Advertising
11 182 (1.49%) Financial Institution
12 176 (1.44%) Legal
13 175 (1.43%) Back Office
14 158 (1.29%) Publishing
15 89 (0.73%) Manufacturing
16 84 (0.69%) Electronics
17 43 (0.35%) Law
18 36 (0.29%) Music Industry
19 34 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
20 33 (0.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 6529 (53.43%) Developer
2 4147 (33.94%) Java Developer
3 1497 (12.25%) Senior Developer
4 1112 (9.10%) Senior Java Developer
5 983 (8.04%) Architect
6 724 (5.93%) Java Engineer
7 660 (5.40%) Software Engineer
8 476 (3.90%) Consultant
9 456 (3.73%) Analyst
10 428 (3.50%) Lead Developer
11 418 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
12 367 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
13 361 (2.95%) Software Developer
14 332 (2.72%) Full Stack Developer
15 327 (2.68%) Junior
16 322 (2.64%) C# Developer
17 319 (2.61%) JavaScript Developer
18 312 (2.55%) Scala Developer
19 305 (2.50%) Graduate
20 293 (2.40%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2397 (19.62%) Spring
2 2045 (16.74%) HTML
3 1604 (13.13%) Web Services
4 1540 (12.60%) CSS
5 1469 (12.02%) .NET
6 1392 (11.39%) AngularJS
7 1287 (10.53%) REST
8 1258 (10.30%) Hibernate
9 1178 (9.64%) XML
10 1004 (8.22%) RESTful
11 983 (8.04%) Node.js
12 904 (7.40%) J2EE
13 794 (6.50%) HTML5
14 724 (5.93%) React
15 647 (5.30%) SOAP
16 589 (4.82%) JSON
17 571 (4.67%) JMS
18 536 (4.39%) jQuery
19 497 (4.07%) Java EE
20 450 (3.68%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1631 (13.35%) Computer Science
2 910 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 846 (6.92%) Fintech
4 789 (6.46%) Greenfield Project
5 565 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
6 549 (4.49%) Algorithms
7 509 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 453 (3.71%) Mobile App
9 423 (3.46%) User Experience
10 409 (3.35%) Derivative
11 281 (2.30%) Equities
12 270 (2.21%) Data Structures
13 238 (1.95%) Fixed Income
14 229 (1.87%) Hedge funds
15 181 (1.48%) Management Information System
16 145 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
17 140 (1.15%) Data Centre
18 133 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
19 117 (0.96%) Client/Server
20 115 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2618 (21.43%) Linux
2 1222 (10.00%) Unix
3 832 (6.81%) Windows
4 638 (5.22%) Android
5 457 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 191 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 162 (1.33%) CentOS
8 130 (1.06%) Windows Server
9 99 (0.81%) Solaris
10 81 (0.66%) Ubuntu
11 51 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 43 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 39 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (0.20%) HPUX
15 23 (0.19%) Debian
16 22 (0.18%) CoreOS
17 21 (0.17%) Windows Phone
18 16 (0.13%) AIX
19 14 (0.11%) Mac OS
20 11 (0.090%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6198 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 2810 (23.00%) TDD
3 1990 (16.29%) Scrum
4 1910 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 1852 (15.16%) Software Engineering
6 1717 (14.05%) OO
7 1713 (14.02%) DevOps
8 1674 (13.70%) Test Automation
9 1558 (12.75%) BDD
10 1283 (10.50%) Microservices
11 1278 (10.46%) Multithreading
12 1166 (9.54%) E-Commerce
13 1063 (8.70%) Open Source
14 989 (8.09%) SDLC
15 988 (8.09%) Analytics
16 885 (7.24%) SOA
17 776 (6.35%) Mentoring
18 722 (5.91%) Low Latency
19 715 (5.85%) OOP
20 713 (5.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3278 (26.83%) JavaScript
2 3169 (25.94%) SQL
3 2806 (22.96%) Python
4 1807 (14.79%) C#
5 1461 (11.96%) Scala
6 1447 (11.84%) C++
7 985 (8.06%) Ruby
8 716 (5.86%) PHP
9 508 (4.16%) Perl
10 499 (4.08%) Groovy
11 456 (3.73%) C
12 452 (3.70%) Shell Script
13 451 (3.69%) Bash Shell
14 411 (3.36%) Go
15 336 (2.75%) PL/SQL
16 299 (2.45%) R
17 217 (1.78%) Objective-C
18 177 (1.45%) PowerShell
19 174 (1.42%) T-SQL
20 159 (1.30%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1916 (15.68%) Degree
2 723 (5.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 255 (2.09%) Security Cleared
4 198 (1.62%) PhD
5 116 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 104 (0.85%) ISEB
7 102 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 98 (0.80%) Master's Degree
9 89 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
10 78 (0.64%) DV Cleared
11 64 (0.52%) CISSP
12 29 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
13 25 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
14 22 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 21 (0.17%) CEH
16 20 (0.16%) CCNA
16 20 (0.16%) CREST Certified
17 18 (0.15%) CCNP
17 18 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1215 (9.94%) QA
2 80 (0.65%) SLA
3 68 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 53 (0.43%) MiFID
5 44 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 23 (0.19%) GCP
7 15 (0.12%) EMIR
7 15 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (0.11%) PMO
9 12 (0.098%) Dodd-Frank
10 10 (0.082%) ISO 9001
11 9 (0.074%) SEPA
12 6 (0.049%) ISO 8583
13 5 (0.041%) Basel III
14 4 (0.033%) ISO 20022
15 3 (0.025%) RosettaNet
15 3 (0.025%) Web Application Security Consortium
16 1 (0.008%) Basel II
16 1 (0.008%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 1 (0.008%) WCAG
System Software
1 951 (7.78%) Docker
2 142 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (0.85%) HDFS
4 76 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
5 68 (0.56%) Apache Flume
6 64 (0.52%) Active Directory
7 36 (0.29%) KVM
8 34 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 28 (0.23%) vSphere
10 25 (0.20%) XenServer
11 24 (0.20%) Hyper-V
11 24 (0.20%) NFS
11 24 (0.20%) Xen
12 17 (0.14%) Dovecot
13 15 (0.12%) Varnish
14 13 (0.11%) Snort
15 12 (0.098%) Firmware
15 12 (0.098%) LXC
15 12 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (0.090%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 687 (5.62%) Puppet
2 627 (5.13%) Ansible
3 538 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
4 332 (2.72%) Kubernetes
5 139 (1.14%) Nagios
6 112 (0.92%) Terraform
7 95 (0.78%) Kibana
8 93 (0.76%) Mesos
9 72 (0.59%) logstash
10 57 (0.47%) Salt
11 53 (0.43%) Grafana
12 35 (0.29%) Oozie
13 34 (0.28%) HAProxy
14 30 (0.25%) ZABBIX
15 28 (0.23%) Graphite
16 26 (0.21%) Control-M
16 26 (0.21%) SELinux
17 24 (0.20%) Icinga
17 24 (0.20%) StatsD
18 20 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1685 (13.79%) Oracle
2 620 (5.07%) Microsoft
3 491 (4.02%) Google
4 325 (2.66%) Red Hat
5 313 (2.56%) IBM
6 295 (2.41%) TIBCO
7 289 (2.37%) Sybase
8 234 (1.92%) SAP
9 228 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
10 176 (1.44%) VMware
11 164 (1.34%) hybris
12 158 (1.29%) Splunk
13 152 (1.24%) Adobe
14 128 (1.05%) Tableau
15 100 (0.82%) Cognizant
16 97 (0.79%) MuleSoft
17 95 (0.78%) Talend
18 93 (0.76%) AppDynamics
19 90 (0.74%) Solace
20 89 (0.73%) Informatica
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits package + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and extras!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pearson Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and extras!
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum - can flex dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago