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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 25 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 58 45 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.61% 5.02% 6.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.41% 12.20% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 55 44 74
Median salary £57,500 £43,750 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £61,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
315 369 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 46.74% 41.14% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 278 340 477
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,800 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +17 27 £57,500 +43.75% 8
Bedford +14 7 £32,500 -
Dunstable +21 1 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 84 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (42.65%) SQL
3 47 (34.56%) .NET
4 39 (28.68%) Oracle
4 39 (28.68%) C#
4 39 (28.68%) E-Commerce
5 32 (23.53%) Finance
5 32 (23.53%) J2EE
6 30 (22.06%) Degree
7 29 (21.32%) Spring
8 27 (19.85%) JIRA
8 27 (19.85%) Web Services
8 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
9 24 (17.65%) Scrum
9 24 (17.65%) BDD
10 22 (16.18%) Unix
11 21 (15.44%) Computer Science
11 21 (15.44%) hybris
11 21 (15.44%) DevOps
12 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
12 20 (14.71%) Shell Script
13 19 (13.97%) TDD
14 18 (13.24%) LoadRunner
14 18 (13.24%) MySQL
14 18 (13.24%) Non-Functional Testing
15 17 (12.50%) Waterfall
15 17 (12.50%) XML
15 17 (12.50%) Hibernate
15 17 (12.50%) Test Scripting
16 16 (11.76%) HTML

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 (10.29%) JBoss
1 14 (10.29%) WebLogic
2 12 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.41%) Confluence
4 5 (3.68%) Apache
4 5 (3.68%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.68%) WildFly
5 3 (2.21%) IIS
6 2 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 8 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (1.47%) DOC1
2 2 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.62%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.47%) Exstream
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.47%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) LDAP
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.24%) MySQL
3 12 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 12 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (7.35%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (5.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.74%) Big Data
8 1 (0.74%) DB2
8 1 (0.74%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (19.85%) JIRA
2 18 (13.24%) LoadRunner
3 15 (11.03%) Selenium
4 14 (10.29%) ClearQuest
5 13 (9.56%) JMeter
6 9 (6.62%) HP UFT
6 9 (6.62%) SoapUI
7 8 (5.88%) Eclipse
8 5 (3.68%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.68%) JUnit
8 5 (3.68%) SpecFlow
8 5 (3.68%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.47%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.47%) Maven
9 2 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.74%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.74%) ProC
10 1 (0.74%) Subversion
10 1 (0.74%) Toad
General
1 32 (23.53%) Finance
2 11 (8.09%) Retail
3 10 (7.35%) Banking
4 2 (1.47%) Advertising
4 2 (1.47%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.47%) Automotive
4 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (27.21%) Developer
2 27 (19.85%) Analyst
2 27 (19.85%) Architect
3 17 (12.50%) Hybris Architect
3 17 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 15 (11.03%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 12 (8.82%) SAP Developer
5 12 (8.82%) Technical Architect
5 12 (8.82%) Technical Leader
6 11 (8.09%) .NET Developer
7 10 (7.35%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.62%) Applications Support
8 9 (6.62%) Lead Developer
9 8 (5.88%) .NET Architect
9 8 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
9 8 (5.88%) CRM Developer
9 8 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
9 8 (5.88%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
9 8 (5.88%) SAP CRM Developer
9 8 (5.88%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (34.56%) .NET
2 32 (23.53%) J2EE
3 29 (21.32%) Spring
4 27 (19.85%) Web Services
5 17 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 17 (12.50%) XML
6 16 (11.76%) HTML
7 15 (11.03%) REST
8 13 (9.56%) JSP
8 13 (9.56%) SOAP
8 13 (9.56%) Struts
8 13 (9.56%) XSLT
9 12 (8.82%) Java EE
9 12 (8.82%) JSF
9 12 (8.82%) XSL
10 11 (8.09%) CSS
11 10 (7.35%) ASP.NET
12 7 (5.15%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (5.15%) AngularJS
12 7 (5.15%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.68%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.47%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.47%) Fintech
4 2 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.47%) Life Science
4 2 (1.47%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.74%) Robotics
5 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.18%) Unix
2 12 (8.82%) Windows
3 11 (8.09%) Linux
4 3 (2.21%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) AIX
6 1 (0.74%) Debian
6 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.68%) E-Commerce
3 24 (17.65%) BDD
3 24 (17.65%) Scrum
4 21 (15.44%) DevOps
5 19 (13.97%) TDD
6 18 (13.24%) Non-Functional Testing
7 17 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 17 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 14 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (10.29%) CRM
8 14 (10.29%) ITIL
8 14 (10.29%) Release Management
9 13 (9.56%) Kanban
9 13 (9.56%) SOA
9 13 (9.56%) Software Delivery
9 13 (9.56%) Software Engineering
10 12 (8.82%) High Availability
11 11 (8.09%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (7.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 58 (42.65%) SQL
2 39 (28.68%) C#
3 20 (14.71%) Shell Script
4 13 (9.56%) PL/SQL
5 10 (7.35%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.62%) ABAP
7 8 (5.88%) C++
8 7 (5.15%) VB
8 7 (5.15%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.41%) Python
10 5 (3.68%) Ruby
11 3 (2.21%) PHP
12 2 (1.47%) C
13 1 (0.74%) AWK
13 1 (0.74%) COBOL
13 1 (0.74%) Korn
13 1 (0.74%) sed
13 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (22.06%) Degree
2 12 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.15%) HP ASE
5 5 (3.68%) ISEB
6 3 (2.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.56%) SLA
2 5 (3.68%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.68%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.09%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (5.15%) Docker
3 4 (2.94%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.74%) LXC
5 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.15%) Puppet
3 2 (1.47%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (0.74%) Kibana
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.74%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 39 (28.68%) Oracle
2 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (15.44%) hybris
4 14 (10.29%) SAP
5 11 (8.09%) HP
6 8 (5.88%) BEA
7 6 (4.41%) Atlassian
7 6 (4.41%) IBM
8 5 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.21%) VMware
10 2 (1.47%) Adobe
10 2 (1.47%) ATG
10 2 (1.47%) CA
10 2 (1.47%) Dell
10 2 (1.47%) Google
10 2 (1.47%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.74%) Cisco
11 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.74%) Remedy
11 1 (0.74%) Sun
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Luton
Montash Limited
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum + 20k bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £21 - £30 upon experience - good benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 27 days ago