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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 26 55 26
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -29
Permanent jobs citing Java 59 40 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.89% 4.10% 7.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.95% 9.07% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57 39 87
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £59,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
348 441 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 46.52% 45.23% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 310 408 492
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 +22 34 £57,500 +35.29% 8
Bedford +11 3 £32,500 -
Dunstable +17 1 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 87 (62.59%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (43.17%) SQL
3 57 (41.01%) .NET
4 43 (30.94%) Oracle
5 37 (26.62%) E-Commerce
5 37 (26.62%) Spring
6 35 (25.18%) J2EE
6 35 (25.18%) C#
7 33 (23.74%) Finance
8 31 (22.30%) JIRA
9 29 (20.86%) Microsoft
9 29 (20.86%) Web Services
10 24 (17.27%) Hibernate
10 24 (17.27%) Unix
11 23 (16.55%) Scrum
11 23 (16.55%) Waterfall
12 21 (15.11%) Shell Script
13 20 (14.39%) XML
13 20 (14.39%) SQL Server
13 20 (14.39%) Degree
13 20 (14.39%) DevOps
14 19 (13.67%) hybris
14 19 (13.67%) Non-Functional Testing
14 19 (13.67%) ITIL
14 19 (13.67%) LoadRunner
15 18 (12.95%) Struts
15 18 (12.95%) Windows
15 18 (12.95%) JBoss
15 18 (12.95%) Test Scripting
16 17 (12.23%) PL/SQL

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 18 (12.95%) JBoss
2 17 (12.23%) WebLogic
3 15 (10.79%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.76%) Confluence
5 7 (5.04%) WildFly
6 5 (3.60%) Apache
7 4 (2.88%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.16%) IIS
8 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.16%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (6.47%) MS Excel
1 9 (6.47%) MS Office
2 3 (2.16%) DOC1
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.76%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.16%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.44%) LDAP
2 1 (0.72%) HTTP
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.79%) MySQL
2 15 (10.79%) Oracle Database
2 15 (10.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (7.91%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (6.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (3.60%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.72%) Big Data
8 1 (0.72%) DB2
8 1 (0.72%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (22.30%) JIRA
2 19 (13.67%) LoadRunner
3 16 (11.51%) ClearQuest
4 13 (9.35%) JMeter
5 11 (7.91%) Selenium
6 9 (6.47%) HP UFT
6 9 (6.47%) SoapUI
7 8 (5.76%) JUnit
8 5 (3.60%) SpecFlow
8 5 (3.60%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.88%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.16%) Git (software)
10 3 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.44%) Maven
11 2 (1.44%) Subversion
12 1 (0.72%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.72%) ProC
12 1 (0.72%) Toad
General
1 33 (23.74%) Finance
2 13 (9.35%) Banking
3 11 (7.91%) Retail
4 3 (2.16%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.44%) Automotive
5 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (28.78%) Developer
2 28 (20.14%) Analyst
3 25 (17.99%) Architect
4 18 (12.95%) Test Analyst
5 16 (11.51%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 15 (10.79%) Hybris Architect
7 13 (9.35%) Java Developer
7 13 (9.35%) SAP Developer
8 12 (8.63%) Applications Support
8 12 (8.63%) Technical Architect
8 12 (8.63%) Technical Leader
9 11 (7.91%) .NET Developer
10 10 (7.19%) Applications Specialist
11 9 (6.47%) Lead .NET Developer
11 9 (6.47%) Lead Developer
12 8 (5.76%) .NET Architect
12 8 (5.76%) .NET Technical Architect
12 8 (5.76%) Designer
12 8 (5.76%) Solutions Designer
12 8 (5.76%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (41.01%) .NET
2 37 (26.62%) Spring
3 35 (25.18%) J2EE
4 29 (20.86%) Web Services
5 24 (17.27%) Hibernate
6 20 (14.39%) XML
7 18 (12.95%) Struts
8 17 (12.23%) JSP
9 16 (11.51%) Java EE
9 16 (11.51%) JSF
9 16 (11.51%) XSL
9 16 (11.51%) XSLT
10 15 (10.79%) REST
11 14 (10.07%) HTML
12 12 (8.63%) SOAP
13 10 (7.19%) ASP.NET
13 10 (7.19%) CSS
14 9 (6.47%) EJB
14 9 (6.47%) JMS
15 8 (5.76%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.79%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.04%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.60%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.44%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.44%) Fintech
5 2 (1.44%) Life Science
5 2 (1.44%) Robotics
5 2 (1.44%) User Experience
6 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.27%) Unix
2 18 (12.95%) Windows
3 13 (9.35%) Linux
4 3 (2.16%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.72%) AIX
6 1 (0.72%) Debian
6 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (62.59%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (26.62%) E-Commerce
3 23 (16.55%) Scrum
3 23 (16.55%) Waterfall
4 20 (14.39%) DevOps
5 19 (13.67%) ITIL
5 19 (13.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 18 (12.95%) Test Scripting
7 16 (11.51%) BDD
7 16 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (10.79%) High Availability
8 15 (10.79%) Release Management
9 14 (10.07%) SOA
10 13 (9.35%) CRM
10 13 (9.35%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (8.63%) Technical Analysis
12 10 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (7.19%) Kanban
12 10 (7.19%) Service Delivery
12 10 (7.19%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (43.17%) SQL
2 35 (25.18%) C#
3 21 (15.11%) Shell Script
4 17 (12.23%) PL/SQL
5 11 (7.91%) C++
6 9 (6.47%) ABAP
7 8 (5.76%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.32%) VB
9 4 (2.88%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.44%) C
11 1 (0.72%) AWK
11 1 (0.72%) COBOL
11 1 (0.72%) Korn
11 1 (0.72%) PHP
11 1 (0.72%) Python
11 1 (0.72%) sed
11 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (14.39%) Degree
2 9 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.76%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.04%) HP ASE
5 4 (2.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.51%) SLA
2 7 (5.04%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 15 (10.79%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.60%) Docker
3 4 (2.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.72%) LXC
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (11.51%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (6.47%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.47%) Puppet
3 3 (2.16%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 43 (30.94%) Oracle
2 29 (20.86%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.67%) hybris
4 13 (9.35%) SAP
5 11 (7.91%) HP
6 9 (6.47%) BEA
7 8 (5.76%) Atlassian
8 5 (3.60%) IBM
8 5 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.16%) Sybase
9 3 (2.16%) VMware
10 2 (1.44%) Adobe
10 2 (1.44%) ATG
10 2 (1.44%) CA
10 2 (1.44%) Dell
10 2 (1.44%) Rally
10 2 (1.44%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.44%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.72%) OpenText
11 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + annual bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £450 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 17 days ago