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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Java 5790 6942 6685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.09% 16.33% 15.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.12% 30.31% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4876 5999 5639
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 £45,000

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 18605 22906 21994
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 54.90% 53.88% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16056 20101 18853
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 £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 30 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 30 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 0 973 £67,500 +12.50% 238
Chiswick +3 41 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Canary Wharf +5 29 £77,500 +3.33%
Croydon +9 24 £63,750 +10.86% 11
West End of London +8 22 £52,500 -22.22% 42
Hammersmith -10 22 £60,000 +4.34%
Westminster -2 18 £85,000 +13.33% 6
Wimbledon -8 13 £67,500 -12.90%
Hounslow +1 11 £50,000 +2.04% 4
Hackney - 9 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Uxbridge +10 7 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Brentford +4 7 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Feltham +7 6 £67,500 -
Moorgate +4 6 £40,000 -
Surbiton +16 5 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Bromley +1 5 £37,500 -21.93% 3
Edgware - 4 £100,000 -
Docklands, London - 4 £57,500 -
Ealing +15 2 £55,500 -7.50%
Heathrow -2 2 £60,000 +41.17%
Isleworth -3 2 £62,500 +25.00%
Harrow +5 1 £80,000 -
Teddington +5 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Chessington +2 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Paddington -1 1 £72,500 -14.70%
South Kensington -2 1 £57,770 -32.03%
Ilford -4 1 £22,500 -33.82% 1
Twickenham -9 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Osterley - 1 £55,000 -
Barnet - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £72,500 - 2
Java
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 5737 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3670 (31.07%) Finance
3 3279 (27.76%) JavaScript
4 3166 (26.80%) SQL
5 2747 (23.26%) TDD
6 2572 (21.77%) Python
7 2437 (20.63%) Linux
8 2169 (18.36%) HTML
9 2141 (18.13%) Spring
10 1951 (16.52%) Degree
11 1940 (16.42%) Banking
12 1915 (16.21%) Software Engineering
13 1856 (15.71%) C#
14 1793 (15.18%) Scrum
15 1696 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
16 1602 (13.56%) Scala
17 1581 (13.38%) Computer Science
18 1580 (13.38%) CSS
19 1568 (13.27%) Oracle
20 1530 (12.95%) DevOps
21 1525 (12.91%) Amazon AWS
22 1504 (12.73%) Web Services
23 1442 (12.21%) Jenkins
24 1441 (12.20%) AngularJS
25 1440 (12.19%) OO
26 1429 (12.10%) Git (software)
27 1402 (11.87%) BDD
28 1388 (11.75%) C++
29 1384 (11.72%) NoSQL
30 1373 (11.62%) .NET

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
1 737 (6.24%) Tomcat
2 692 (5.86%) Apache Spark
3 637 (5.39%) Apache
4 469 (3.97%) WebSphere
5 463 (3.92%) JBoss
6 429 (3.63%) Elasticsearch
7 261 (2.21%) WebLogic
8 231 (1.96%) IIS
9 219 (1.85%) CMS
10 216 (1.83%) Confluence
11 209 (1.77%) Apache Solr
12 202 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 189 (1.60%) Jetty
14 177 (1.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 122 (1.03%) OpenStack
16 117 (0.99%) Apache Pig
17 99 (0.84%) nginx
18 93 (0.79%) SAS
19 90 (0.76%) Mule
20 62 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 283 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 56 (0.47%) MS Office
3 42 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 25 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (0.21%) SPSS
5 20 (0.17%) MS Project
6 12 (0.10%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.025%) InVision
9 2 (0.017%) EngageOne
9 2 (0.017%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.017%) Weka
10 1 (0.008%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.008%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.008%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.008%) Gephi
10 1 (0.008%) InDesign
10 1 (0.008%) Maple
10 1 (0.008%) Simulink
10 1 (0.008%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (0.29%) RMDS
2 33 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
3 32 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
3 32 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
4 30 (0.25%) Magento
5 28 (0.24%) SAP HR
5 28 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 23 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 21 (0.18%) SAP ECC
8 20 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 20 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 19 (0.16%) ION MarketView
10 18 (0.15%) NetSuite
11 16 (0.14%) SAP MDM
12 13 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
12 13 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
13 12 (0.10%) Temenos T24
14 11 (0.093%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 10 (0.085%) Adobe Campaign
15 10 (0.085%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1525 (12.91%) Amazon AWS
2 509 (4.31%) SaaS
3 384 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 257 (2.18%) GitHub
5 183 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 152 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
6 152 (1.29%) PaaS
7 126 (1.07%) IaaS
8 105 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
9 70 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
10 64 (0.54%) Amazon S3
11 51 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
12 50 (0.42%) Heroku
13 46 (0.39%) Force.com
14 44 (0.37%) OpenShift
15 40 (0.34%) Google Analytics
16 34 (0.29%) Google Play
16 34 (0.29%) Office 365
16 34 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 32 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 360 (3.05%) HTTP
2 244 (2.07%) Internet
3 148 (1.25%) Firewall
4 138 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 131 (1.11%) LDAP
6 97 (0.82%) DNS
7 75 (0.63%) SSL
8 72 (0.61%) SAN
9 71 (0.60%) FTP
10 59 (0.50%) LAN
11 53 (0.45%) iSCSI
12 51 (0.43%) Network Security
12 51 (0.43%) WAN
13 48 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
13 48 (0.41%) Kerberos
14 46 (0.39%) NAS
15 45 (0.38%) Multicast
16 39 (0.33%) FIX Connectivity
17 33 (0.28%) DHCP
17 33 (0.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1384 (11.72%) NoSQL
2 1173 (9.93%) Big Data
3 1028 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 995 (8.42%) MySQL
5 917 (7.76%) Relational Database
6 876 (7.42%) Hadoop
7 856 (7.25%) MongoDB
8 605 (5.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 505 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
10 382 (3.23%) RDBMS
11 299 (2.53%) Redis
12 279 (2.36%) Oracle Database
13 267 (2.26%) HBase
14 253 (2.14%) Apache Hive
15 236 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
16 192 (1.63%) Neo4j
17 150 (1.27%) DB2
18 138 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 124 (1.05%) Blockchain
20 111 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1442 (12.21%) Jenkins
2 1429 (12.10%) Git (software)
3 1158 (9.80%) Maven
4 910 (7.70%) Selenium
5 884 (7.48%) JUnit
6 631 (5.34%) JIRA
7 602 (5.10%) Cucumber
8 553 (4.68%) Subversion
9 345 (2.92%) Gradle
10 342 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 334 (2.83%) WebDriver
12 280 (2.37%) Ant
13 277 (2.35%) Eclipse
14 264 (2.24%) Mockito
15 232 (1.96%) TeamCity
16 197 (1.67%) Jasmine
17 190 (1.61%) Appium
18 181 (1.53%) JMeter
19 159 (1.35%) IntelliJ
20 158 (1.34%) TestNG
General
1 3670 (31.07%) Finance
2 1940 (16.42%) Banking
3 659 (5.58%) Investment Banking
4 581 (4.92%) Retail
5 576 (4.88%) Front Office
6 540 (4.57%) Games
7 414 (3.50%) Telecoms
8 344 (2.91%) Marketing
9 222 (1.88%) Advertising
10 193 (1.63%) Publishing
11 168 (1.42%) Back Office
12 146 (1.24%) Financial Institution
13 134 (1.13%) Legal
14 71 (0.60%) Manufacturing
15 58 (0.49%) Electronics
16 54 (0.46%) Music Industry
17 51 (0.43%) Law
18 49 (0.41%) Online Betting
19 45 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
20 32 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6546 (55.42%) Developer
2 4252 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 1487 (12.59%) Senior Developer
4 1137 (9.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 981 (8.31%) Architect
6 738 (6.25%) Java Engineer
7 548 (4.64%) Software Engineer
8 472 (4.00%) Consultant
9 411 (3.48%) DevOps Engineer
10 410 (3.47%) Analyst
11 403 (3.41%) Scala Developer
12 384 (3.25%) Lead Developer
13 376 (3.18%) C# Developer
14 364 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
15 362 (3.06%) Junior
16 361 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
17 350 (2.96%) Full Stack Developer
18 308 (2.61%) Software Developer
19 300 (2.54%) Graduate
19 300 (2.54%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2169 (18.36%) HTML
2 2141 (18.13%) Spring
3 1580 (13.38%) CSS
4 1504 (12.73%) Web Services
5 1441 (12.20%) AngularJS
6 1373 (11.62%) .NET
7 1270 (10.75%) XML
8 1186 (10.04%) REST
9 1082 (9.16%) Node.js
10 982 (8.31%) Hibernate
11 907 (7.68%) RESTful
12 843 (7.14%) J2EE
13 826 (6.99%) HTML5
14 762 (6.45%) React
15 623 (5.27%) JMS
16 555 (4.70%) jQuery
17 542 (4.59%) SOAP
18 506 (4.28%) JSON
19 456 (3.86%) Java EE
20 397 (3.36%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1581 (13.38%) Computer Science
2 819 (6.93%) Fintech
3 720 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 554 (4.69%) Algorithms
5 465 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
6 463 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 399 (3.38%) User Experience
8 396 (3.35%) Mobile App
9 332 (2.81%) Derivative
10 299 (2.53%) Equities
11 253 (2.14%) Data Structures
12 242 (2.05%) Hedge funds
13 233 (1.97%) Fixed Income
14 211 (1.79%) Client/Server
15 180 (1.52%) Management Information System
16 153 (1.30%) Data Centre
17 120 (1.02%) Online Games
18 100 (0.85%) Virtual Team
19 98 (0.83%) Public Cloud
20 83 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2437 (20.63%) Linux
2 1085 (9.19%) Unix
3 734 (6.21%) Windows
4 547 (4.63%) Android
5 397 (3.36%) Apple iOS
6 193 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 145 (1.23%) CentOS
8 116 (0.98%) Windows Server
9 93 (0.79%) Ubuntu
10 91 (0.77%) Solaris
11 65 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 49 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 36 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
14 26 (0.22%) CoreOS
15 21 (0.18%) Debian
16 17 (0.14%) VMS
17 12 (0.10%) HPUX
18 11 (0.093%) Fedora
19 10 (0.085%) AIX
20 9 (0.076%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5737 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2747 (23.26%) TDD
3 1915 (16.21%) Software Engineering
4 1793 (15.18%) Scrum
5 1696 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
6 1530 (12.95%) DevOps
7 1440 (12.19%) OO
8 1402 (11.87%) BDD
9 1202 (10.18%) E-Commerce
10 1182 (10.01%) Multithreading
11 1100 (9.31%) Microservices
12 944 (7.99%) Open Source
13 894 (7.57%) SOA
14 864 (7.31%) SDLC
15 852 (7.21%) Analytics
16 774 (6.55%) Mentoring
17 731 (6.19%) Low Latency
18 668 (5.66%) OOP
19 642 (5.44%) Web Development
20 640 (5.42%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 3279 (27.76%) JavaScript
2 3166 (26.80%) SQL
3 2572 (21.77%) Python
4 1856 (15.71%) C#
5 1602 (13.56%) Scala
6 1388 (11.75%) C++
7 956 (8.09%) Ruby
8 676 (5.72%) PHP
9 561 (4.75%) Perl
10 486 (4.11%) Bash Shell
11 444 (3.76%) Go
12 425 (3.60%) Groovy
13 420 (3.56%) C
14 296 (2.51%) Shell Script
15 250 (2.12%) PL/SQL
16 242 (2.05%) R
17 170 (1.44%) Objective-C
18 157 (1.33%) ES6
19 154 (1.30%) PowerShell
20 134 (1.13%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1951 (16.52%) Degree
2 205 (1.74%) PhD
3 191 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 135 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 104 (0.88%) ISEB
6 79 (0.67%) CISSP
7 68 (0.58%) SC Cleared
8 66 (0.56%) DV Cleared
9 46 (0.39%) CISA
10 34 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 29 (0.25%) GPEN
12 28 (0.24%) CISM
13 24 (0.20%) CEH
14 22 (0.19%) Sun Certification
15 21 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (0.17%) CCNA
16 20 (0.17%) CCNP
17 19 (0.16%) AWS Certification
18 18 (0.15%) GPPA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1134 (9.60%) QA
2 128 (1.08%) SDET
3 71 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 61 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 46 (0.39%) SLA
6 41 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 40 (0.34%) MiFID
8 19 (0.16%) PMO
9 15 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 15 (0.13%) EMIR
10 13 (0.11%) ISO 9001
11 12 (0.10%) GCP
12 5 (0.042%) Basel III
13 4 (0.034%) GDPR
13 4 (0.034%) ISO20022
14 3 (0.025%) SNOMED CT
14 3 (0.025%) Web Application Security Consortium
15 2 (0.017%) COBIT
15 2 (0.017%) HL7
15 2 (0.017%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 831 (7.04%) Docker
2 125 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (0.94%) HDFS
4 92 (0.78%) Active Directory
5 82 (0.69%) Apache Flume
6 60 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 56 (0.47%) NFS
8 53 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 51 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
10 48 (0.41%) KVM
11 47 (0.40%) Hyper-V
12 39 (0.33%) Xen
13 32 (0.27%) Varnish
14 31 (0.26%) SRDF
15 20 (0.17%) vSphere
16 14 (0.12%) XenServer
17 11 (0.093%) VirtualBox
18 10 (0.085%) Ceph
18 10 (0.085%) Shibboleth
19 9 (0.076%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 749 (6.34%) Puppet
2 618 (5.23%) Opscode Chef
3 576 (4.88%) Ansible
4 272 (2.30%) Kubernetes
5 124 (1.05%) Nagios
6 101 (0.86%) Kibana
7 92 (0.78%) Mesos
8 78 (0.66%) Salt
9 65 (0.55%) logstash
10 62 (0.52%) Terraform
11 47 (0.40%) Grafana
12 41 (0.35%) Oozie
13 38 (0.32%) Graphite
14 31 (0.26%) ZABBIX
15 29 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
16 28 (0.24%) StatsD
17 25 (0.21%) HAProxy
18 24 (0.20%) Tivoli
19 23 (0.19%) Control-M
19 23 (0.19%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1568 (13.27%) Oracle
2 600 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 440 (3.73%) Google
4 334 (2.83%) IBM
5 300 (2.54%) TIBCO
6 298 (2.52%) Red Hat
7 246 (2.08%) Sybase
8 234 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
9 232 (1.96%) Adobe
10 214 (1.81%) SAP
11 156 (1.32%) VMware
12 153 (1.30%) Splunk
13 142 (1.20%) hybris
14 127 (1.08%) Tableau
15 108 (0.91%) Talend
16 98 (0.83%) MuleSoft
17 97 (0.82%) Solace
18 94 (0.80%) Atlassian
19 93 (0.79%) Informatica
20 79 (0.67%) New Relic
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits & equity
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Birch & James Associates
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago