The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 24 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 80 74 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.61% 6.77% 8.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.32% 16.67% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 72 67 94
Median salary £52,500 £46,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,300 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £86,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
Java
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
414 444 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.56% 40.62% 47.86%
Number of salaries quoted 375 376 522
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Java
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Bedfordshire region.

Java Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Java
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +7 52 £65,000 +62.50% 5
Bedford - 6 £37,750 - 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 74 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (53.08%) .NET
3 55 (42.31%) SQL
4 47 (36.15%) C#
5 43 (33.08%) Oracle
6 33 (25.38%) Web Services
7 32 (24.62%) J2EE
8 28 (21.54%) ITIL
8 28 (21.54%) Windows
8 28 (21.54%) Microsoft
8 28 (21.54%) Finance
9 27 (20.77%) Scrum
9 27 (20.77%) SQL Server
10 25 (19.23%) Degree
10 25 (19.23%) JIRA
11 24 (18.46%) Spring
12 23 (17.69%) REST
13 22 (16.92%) Hibernate
13 22 (16.92%) SOAP
14 21 (16.15%) Unix
14 21 (16.15%) E-Commerce
15 20 (15.38%) JSP
16 19 (14.62%) CSS
16 19 (14.62%) HTML
17 18 (13.85%) JavaScript
17 18 (13.85%) Struts
17 18 (13.85%) Linux
17 18 (13.85%) XML
17 18 (13.85%) Shell Script
18 17 (13.08%) Banking

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 14 (10.77%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.92%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.15%) Confluence
3 8 (6.15%) JBoss
4 6 (4.62%) Apache
5 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.31%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.31%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.31%) WildFly
6 2 (1.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.77%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.77%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.77%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.77%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (2.31%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) SAP CRM
2 4 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.31%) Exstream
4 1 (0.77%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.77%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) LDAP
2 3 (2.31%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.54%) Intranet
4 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 14 (10.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (10.00%) MySQL
5 11 (8.46%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 8 (6.15%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.08%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.54%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.77%) Big Data
11 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.77%) DB2
11 1 (0.77%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.77%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (19.23%) JIRA
2 13 (10.00%) LoadRunner
3 11 (8.46%) ClearQuest
4 10 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.38%) HP UFT
5 7 (5.38%) JUnit
5 7 (5.38%) Selenium
5 7 (5.38%) SoapUI
6 6 (4.62%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.62%) JMeter
6 6 (4.62%) Subversion
7 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.77%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.77%) Maven
8 1 (0.77%) ProC
8 1 (0.77%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.77%) Toad
General
1 28 (21.54%) Finance
2 17 (13.08%) Banking
3 13 (10.00%) Retail
4 4 (3.08%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.31%) Avionics
5 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.77%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (41.54%) Developer
2 22 (16.92%) Analyst
3 18 (13.85%) .NET Developer
3 18 (13.85%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.77%) Architect
4 14 (10.77%) SAP Developer
5 13 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 12 (9.23%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 11 (8.46%) Applications Support
8 10 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
8 10 (7.69%) Consultant
9 9 (6.92%) Technical Architect
9 9 (6.92%) Technical Leader
10 8 (6.15%) DevOps Manager
10 8 (6.15%) Lead .NET Developer
10 8 (6.15%) Lead Developer
11 7 (5.38%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
11 7 (5.38%) Senior Server Specialist
11 7 (5.38%) Software Developer
11 7 (5.38%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (53.08%) .NET
2 33 (25.38%) Web Services
3 32 (24.62%) J2EE
4 24 (18.46%) Spring
5 23 (17.69%) REST
6 22 (16.92%) Hibernate
6 22 (16.92%) SOAP
7 20 (15.38%) JSP
8 19 (14.62%) CSS
8 19 (14.62%) HTML
9 18 (13.85%) Struts
9 18 (13.85%) XML
10 14 (10.77%) ASP.NET
11 13 (10.00%) Java EE
11 13 (10.00%) JSF
11 13 (10.00%) XSL
11 13 (10.00%) XSLT
12 9 (6.92%) jQuery
13 8 (6.15%) EJB
14 7 (5.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.08%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.77%) Management Information System
3 12 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.08%) Robotics
4 4 (3.08%) User Experience
5 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.54%) Life Science
6 2 (1.54%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.54%) NHS
6 2 (1.54%) Physics
7 1 (0.77%) e-Health
7 1 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.54%) Windows
2 21 (16.15%) Unix
3 18 (13.85%) Linux
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.77%) AIX
6 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.77%) HPUX
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.54%) ITIL
3 27 (20.77%) Scrum
4 21 (16.15%) E-Commerce
5 17 (13.08%) Software Engineering
5 17 (13.08%) Waterfall
6 16 (12.31%) Identity Access Management
6 16 (12.31%) Identity Management
6 16 (12.31%) Information Security
7 15 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (10.77%) CRM
8 14 (10.77%) DevOps
8 14 (10.77%) Service Delivery
8 14 (10.77%) SOA
9 13 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 13 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
10 12 (9.23%) High Availability
10 12 (9.23%) Test Scripting
11 11 (8.46%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (42.31%) SQL
2 47 (36.15%) C#
3 18 (13.85%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.85%) Shell Script
4 17 (13.08%) C++
5 15 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 14 (10.77%) PL/SQL
7 11 (8.46%) ABAP
8 6 (4.62%) PHP
8 6 (4.62%) VB
9 4 (3.08%) Python
10 3 (2.31%) Perl
10 3 (2.31%) Ruby
11 2 (1.54%) C
11 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.77%) AWK
12 1 (0.77%) COBOL
12 1 (0.77%) Erlang
12 1 (0.77%) Korn
12 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (19.23%) Degree
2 6 (4.62%) HP ASE
2 6 (4.62%) ISTQB
2 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.31%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.77%) SLA
2 6 (4.62%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.54%) HL7
4 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (5.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.15%) Puppet
3 3 (2.31%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 43 (33.08%) Oracle
2 28 (21.54%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.54%) SAP
4 11 (8.46%) HP
5 10 (7.69%) BEA
6 8 (6.15%) Atlassian
6 8 (6.15%) IBM
7 6 (4.62%) Adobe
8 5 (3.85%) CA
8 5 (3.85%) Dell
9 4 (3.08%) hybris
9 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.31%) Facebook
10 3 (2.31%) Google
10 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.31%) Sun
10 3 (2.31%) Sybase
10 3 (2.31%) VMware
11 2 (1.54%) Rally
11 2 (1.54%) TIBCO
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens - health, excellent pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago