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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England / London
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Java 5983 6819 7219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.39% 16.63% 16.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.06% 30.59% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4711 5941 6075
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 £41,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

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 19265 22291 23084
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 55.99% 54.35% 52.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16187 19658 19766
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 £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -1 968 £65,000 +4.00% 215
Croydon +6 43 £60,000 +3.00% 12
Chiswick -1 29 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Hammersmith -3 29 £57,500 +2.67% 2
Canary Wharf +5 28 £75,000 -
Westminster -1 27 £85,000 -
West End of London +10 22 £35,000 -51.72% 29
Hounslow +8 15 £60,000 +21.21% 3
Hackney - 10 - -
Uxbridge +18 9 £70,000 +47.36% 1
Feltham +5 8 £67,500 -
Docklands, London +7 7 £60,000 +4.34%
Wimbledon -4 7 £62,500 -3.84%
Bromley 0 5 £115,000 +184.25% 2
Brentford +4 4 £57,500 +91.66% 1
Surbiton +3 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Paddington 0 4 £63,750 -25.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 4 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Heathrow -5 4 - -
Twickenham -15 3 £50,000 +2.56%
Barking - 2 £42,500 -
Barnet - 2 £32,500 -
Edgware - 2 £100,000 -
Harrow +13 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Enfield +2 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Teddington +2 1 £28,500 -54.40%
Southwark 0 1 £60,000 -17.24%
Chessington -1 1 £30,000 -25.00%
South Kensington -4 1 £57,770 -32.03%
Ilford - 1 £37,500 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 5856 (50.12%) Agile Software Development
2 3754 (32.13%) Finance
3 3160 (27.04%) JavaScript
4 3038 (26.00%) SQL
5 2744 (23.48%) TDD
6 2609 (22.33%) Python
7 2487 (21.28%) Linux
8 2252 (19.27%) Spring
9 2008 (17.18%) HTML
10 1941 (16.61%) Banking
11 1915 (16.39%) Scrum
12 1845 (15.79%) Degree
13 1803 (15.43%) Software Engineering
14 1784 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
15 1776 (15.20%) C#
16 1625 (13.91%) DevOps
17 1597 (13.67%) Test Automation
18 1585 (13.56%) OO
19 1582 (13.54%) Computer Science
20 1563 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
21 1542 (13.20%) Web Services
22 1539 (13.17%) Oracle
23 1509 (12.91%) CSS
24 1477 (12.64%) Git (software)
25 1469 (12.57%) Jenkins
26 1454 (12.44%) BDD
27 1439 (12.31%) Scala
28 1376 (11.78%) .NET
29 1373 (11.75%) AngularJS
30 1359 (11.63%) 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
1 735 (6.29%) Tomcat
2 699 (5.98%) Apache Spark
3 627 (5.37%) Apache
4 456 (3.90%) JBoss
5 426 (3.65%) WebSphere
6 351 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
7 264 (2.26%) WebLogic
8 261 (2.23%) CMS
9 232 (1.99%) Apache Solr
10 214 (1.83%) Confluence
11 199 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 167 (1.43%) IIS
13 152 (1.30%) Jetty
14 146 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 133 (1.14%) nginx
16 127 (1.09%) OpenStack
17 112 (0.96%) Mule
18 104 (0.89%) SAS
19 95 (0.81%) Apache Pig
20 59 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 72 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (0.22%) SPSS
3 25 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 23 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (0.10%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.017%) EngageOne
9 2 (0.017%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.017%) InVision
9 2 (0.017%) Weka
10 1 (0.009%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.009%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.009%) Avid Media Composer
10 1 (0.009%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.009%) Stata
Business Applications
1 40 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
2 37 (0.32%) Magento
3 32 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 32 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
4 31 (0.27%) Markit EDM
4 31 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 22 (0.19%) NetSuite
6 21 (0.18%) RMDS
7 18 (0.15%) ION MarketView
7 18 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
8 15 (0.13%) SAP HR
9 14 (0.12%) Eloqua
9 14 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 12 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
10 12 (0.10%) SAP ERP
11 11 (0.094%) MetaTrader
11 11 (0.094%) SAP ECC
12 10 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (0.077%) Endur
13 9 (0.077%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1563 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
2 565 (4.84%) SaaS
3 476 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 260 (2.23%) GitHub
5 203 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 163 (1.39%) PaaS
7 140 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
8 136 (1.16%) IaaS
9 126 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
10 87 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
11 58 (0.50%) Amazon S3
12 57 (0.49%) OpenShift
13 51 (0.44%) Force.com
13 51 (0.44%) Google Analytics
14 49 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
15 39 (0.33%) Office 365
15 39 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 37 (0.32%) Heroku
17 34 (0.29%) Slack
18 31 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 364 (3.12%) HTTP
2 296 (2.53%) Internet
3 177 (1.51%) Firewall
4 159 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 113 (0.97%) LDAP
6 90 (0.77%) DNS
7 70 (0.60%) FTP
8 69 (0.59%) Network Security
9 57 (0.49%) SAN
10 53 (0.45%) SSL
11 50 (0.43%) LAN
12 48 (0.41%) VPN
13 43 (0.37%) WAN
14 42 (0.36%) iSCSI
15 41 (0.35%) SNMP
16 37 (0.32%) FIX Connectivity
17 35 (0.30%) SMTP
18 33 (0.28%) DHCP
18 33 (0.28%) Skype
19 29 (0.25%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1307 (11.19%) NoSQL
2 1178 (10.08%) Big Data
3 1078 (9.23%) SQL Server
4 1071 (9.17%) MySQL
5 877 (7.51%) Relational Database
6 871 (7.45%) MongoDB
7 834 (7.14%) Hadoop
8 619 (5.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 467 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
10 359 (3.07%) RDBMS
11 299 (2.56%) Redis
12 251 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
13 247 (2.11%) Apache Hive
14 241 (2.06%) HBase
15 240 (2.05%) Oracle Database
16 179 (1.53%) Neo4j
17 162 (1.39%) Blockchain
18 137 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 129 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 123 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1477 (12.64%) Git (software)
2 1469 (12.57%) Jenkins
3 1190 (10.18%) Maven
4 973 (8.33%) Selenium
5 916 (7.84%) JUnit
6 688 (5.89%) JIRA
7 619 (5.30%) Cucumber
8 513 (4.39%) Subversion
9 402 (3.44%) WebDriver
10 356 (3.05%) Gradle
11 286 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 285 (2.44%) Ant
13 274 (2.34%) Eclipse
14 263 (2.25%) Mockito
15 201 (1.72%) TeamCity
16 186 (1.59%) JMeter
17 183 (1.57%) Appium
18 176 (1.51%) Hudson
19 169 (1.45%) Jasmine
20 160 (1.37%) IntelliJ
General
1 3754 (32.13%) Finance
2 1941 (16.61%) Banking
3 825 (7.06%) Investment Banking
4 784 (6.71%) Retail
5 599 (5.13%) Front Office
6 515 (4.41%) Games
7 340 (2.91%) Marketing
8 275 (2.35%) Telecoms
9 211 (1.81%) Retail Banking
10 208 (1.78%) Advertising
11 168 (1.44%) Financial Institution
12 166 (1.42%) Publishing
13 165 (1.41%) Back Office
14 160 (1.37%) Legal
15 76 (0.65%) Manufacturing
16 66 (0.56%) Electronics
17 53 (0.45%) Law
18 37 (0.32%) Music Industry
19 36 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
20 35 (0.30%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 6303 (53.94%) Developer
2 4011 (34.33%) Java Developer
3 1474 (12.61%) Senior Developer
4 1099 (9.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 960 (8.22%) Architect
6 713 (6.10%) Java Engineer
7 570 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 465 (3.98%) Consultant
9 424 (3.63%) DevOps Engineer
10 412 (3.53%) Analyst
11 408 (3.49%) Lead Developer
12 359 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
13 340 (2.91%) Software Developer
14 339 (2.90%) C# Developer
15 333 (2.85%) JavaScript Developer
16 327 (2.80%) Scala Developer
17 317 (2.71%) Full Stack Developer
18 315 (2.70%) Junior
19 293 (2.51%) Graduate
20 269 (2.30%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2252 (19.27%) Spring
2 2008 (17.18%) HTML
3 1542 (13.20%) Web Services
4 1509 (12.91%) CSS
5 1376 (11.78%) .NET
6 1373 (11.75%) AngularJS
7 1243 (10.64%) REST
8 1204 (10.30%) XML
9 1127 (9.64%) Hibernate
10 1009 (8.64%) Node.js
11 952 (8.15%) RESTful
12 832 (7.12%) J2EE
13 760 (6.50%) HTML5
14 723 (6.19%) React
15 608 (5.20%) SOAP
16 565 (4.84%) JSON
17 561 (4.80%) JMS
18 531 (4.54%) jQuery
19 497 (4.25%) Java EE
20 434 (3.71%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1582 (13.54%) Computer Science
2 816 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
3 803 (6.87%) Fintech
4 768 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
5 530 (4.54%) Algorithms
6 521 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
7 477 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 427 (3.65%) Mobile App
9 396 (3.39%) User Experience
10 350 (3.00%) Derivative
11 282 (2.41%) Equities
12 251 (2.15%) Data Structures
13 235 (2.01%) Fixed Income
14 232 (1.99%) Hedge funds
15 174 (1.49%) Management Information System
16 149 (1.28%) Data Centre
17 134 (1.15%) Client/Server
18 117 (1.00%) Virtual Team
19 111 (0.95%) Equity Derivative
20 89 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2487 (21.28%) Linux
2 1094 (9.36%) Unix
3 758 (6.49%) Windows
4 600 (5.13%) Android
5 433 (3.71%) Apple iOS
6 179 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 156 (1.34%) CentOS
8 99 (0.85%) Windows Server
9 85 (0.73%) Solaris
10 74 (0.63%) Ubuntu
11 53 (0.45%) Mac OS X
12 44 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 38 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 22 (0.19%) HPUX
15 20 (0.17%) CoreOS
16 17 (0.15%) Windows Phone
17 14 (0.12%) AIX
17 14 (0.12%) Debian
18 13 (0.11%) Mac OS
19 11 (0.094%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5856 (50.12%) Agile Software Development
2 2744 (23.48%) TDD
3 1915 (16.39%) Scrum
4 1803 (15.43%) Software Engineering
5 1784 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
6 1625 (13.91%) DevOps
7 1597 (13.67%) Test Automation
8 1585 (13.56%) OO
9 1454 (12.44%) BDD
10 1215 (10.40%) Multithreading
11 1162 (9.94%) Microservices
12 1159 (9.92%) E-Commerce
13 978 (8.37%) Open Source
14 904 (7.74%) Analytics
15 890 (7.62%) SDLC
16 862 (7.38%) SOA
17 761 (6.51%) Mentoring
18 706 (6.04%) Low Latency
19 691 (5.91%) OOP
20 656 (5.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3160 (27.04%) JavaScript
2 3038 (26.00%) SQL
3 2609 (22.33%) Python
4 1776 (15.20%) C#
5 1439 (12.31%) Scala
6 1359 (11.63%) C++
7 961 (8.22%) Ruby
8 668 (5.72%) PHP
9 490 (4.19%) Perl
10 468 (4.01%) Groovy
11 442 (3.78%) Bash Shell
12 421 (3.60%) C
13 403 (3.45%) Go
14 352 (3.01%) Shell Script
15 278 (2.38%) R
16 261 (2.23%) PL/SQL
17 201 (1.72%) Objective-C
18 170 (1.45%) T-SQL
19 160 (1.37%) PowerShell
20 144 (1.23%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1845 (15.79%) Degree
2 683 (5.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 230 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 183 (1.57%) PhD
5 124 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 108 (0.92%) ISEB
7 91 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
8 89 (0.76%) Master's Degree
9 85 (0.73%) SC Cleared
10 73 (0.62%) DV Cleared
11 61 (0.52%) CISSP
12 24 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
13 22 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (0.17%) CCNA
14 20 (0.17%) CCNP
15 19 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 18 (0.15%) CEH
16 18 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (0.15%) GPEN
18 16 (0.14%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1182 (10.12%) QA
2 64 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 62 (0.53%) SLA
4 54 (0.46%) MiFID
5 46 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.15%) GCP
7 16 (0.14%) PMO
8 14 (0.12%) EMIR
9 13 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
10 11 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (0.077%) ISO 9001
12 6 (0.051%) ISO 8583
13 5 (0.043%) Basel III
13 5 (0.043%) SEPA
14 4 (0.034%) ISO 20022
15 3 (0.026%) Web Application Security Consortium
16 2 (0.017%) GDPR
16 2 (0.017%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 1 (0.009%) Basel II
17 1 (0.009%) GAAP
System Software
1 930 (7.96%) Docker
2 126 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (0.84%) HDFS
4 73 (0.62%) Apache Flume
5 71 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
6 56 (0.48%) Active Directory
7 44 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 39 (0.33%) KVM
9 31 (0.27%) NFS
10 29 (0.25%) Xen
11 28 (0.24%) vSphere
12 24 (0.21%) Hyper-V
13 20 (0.17%) XenServer
14 16 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
14 16 (0.14%) Varnish
15 13 (0.11%) Dovecot
15 13 (0.11%) Snort
16 12 (0.10%) VirtualBox
17 11 (0.094%) iptables
17 11 (0.094%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 692 (5.92%) Puppet
2 606 (5.19%) Ansible
3 551 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
4 318 (2.72%) Kubernetes
5 132 (1.13%) Nagios
6 95 (0.81%) Terraform
7 93 (0.80%) Mesos
8 88 (0.75%) Kibana
9 64 (0.55%) logstash
10 56 (0.48%) Salt
11 53 (0.45%) Grafana
12 35 (0.30%) Oozie
13 29 (0.25%) Graphite
13 29 (0.25%) HAProxy
14 28 (0.24%) ZABBIX
15 27 (0.23%) StatsD
16 24 (0.21%) Control-M
17 22 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
17 22 (0.19%) Opsview
17 22 (0.19%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1539 (13.17%) Oracle
2 596 (5.10%) Microsoft
3 475 (4.07%) Google
4 313 (2.68%) Red Hat
5 304 (2.60%) IBM
6 290 (2.48%) TIBCO
7 250 (2.14%) Sybase
8 229 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
9 211 (1.81%) SAP
10 181 (1.55%) Adobe
11 157 (1.34%) VMware
12 151 (1.29%) Splunk
13 150 (1.28%) hybris
14 130 (1.11%) Tableau
15 104 (0.89%) Talend
16 101 (0.86%) MuleSoft
17 91 (0.78%) AppDynamics
18 87 (0.74%) Informatica
19 86 (0.74%) ATG
20 84 (0.72%) Solace
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
North London
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £100000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum 10% annual bonus + private medical
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + stock options + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum 10% annual bonus + private medical
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + 10,000 benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £90000 Per Annum bonus incentive, pension, medical care
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Gravitas Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and extras!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Salary: £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Source Technology
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday