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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 17 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 65 63 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.86% 7.61% 10.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.38% 18.37% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 60 60 84
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
278 343 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 42.19% 41.43% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 258 317 361
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 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
Luton +11 38 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Dunstable - 8 £52,500 - 1
Bedford +1 4 £32,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 74 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (41.91%) Oracle
3 47 (34.56%) SQL
4 37 (27.21%) J2EE
5 34 (25.00%) .NET
6 32 (23.53%) C#
6 32 (23.53%) Web Services
7 31 (22.79%) Spring
8 27 (19.85%) SQL Server
8 27 (19.85%) Finance
9 26 (19.12%) HTML
9 26 (19.12%) WebLogic
9 26 (19.12%) JBoss
9 26 (19.12%) SOA
10 24 (17.65%) hybris
11 23 (16.91%) Tomcat
12 22 (16.18%) JavaScript
12 22 (16.18%) MySQL
12 22 (16.18%) Degree
13 21 (15.44%) CRM
13 21 (15.44%) Scrum
14 20 (14.71%) Kanban
14 20 (14.71%) Waterfall
14 20 (14.71%) Mentoring
14 20 (14.71%) SDLC
15 19 (13.97%) DevOps
15 19 (13.97%) Hibernate
15 19 (13.97%) XML
16 18 (13.24%) SAP
16 18 (13.24%) EJB

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 26 (19.12%) JBoss
1 26 (19.12%) WebLogic
2 23 (16.91%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.09%) WebSphere
4 10 (7.35%) WildFly
5 6 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.68%) Apache
7 3 (2.21%) ArcGIS
7 3 (2.21%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.62%) SAP CRM
2 6 (4.41%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (2.94%) SAP hybris
4 3 (2.21%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.21%) Silverpop
3 2 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.85%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.18%) MySQL
3 18 (13.24%) Oracle Database
4 13 (9.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (8.09%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (4.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (2.21%) GIS
9 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (11.03%) JIRA
1 15 (11.03%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.09%) JUnit
3 9 (6.62%) Selenium
4 8 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.41%) LoadRunner
6 5 (3.68%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.68%) Gradle
6 5 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.68%) Maven
7 3 (2.21%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.47%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.47%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.47%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.47%) Mockito
8 2 (1.47%) Moq
8 2 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.47%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (1.47%) Subversion
9 1 (0.74%) TestComplete
General
1 27 (19.85%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Banking
2 10 (7.35%) Retail
3 5 (3.68%) Marketing
4 2 (1.47%) Advertising
4 2 (1.47%) Automotive
4 2 (1.47%) Military
4 2 (1.47%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (19.85%) Developer
2 26 (19.12%) Architect
3 23 (16.91%) Analyst
4 15 (11.03%) Designer
4 15 (11.03%) Solutions Designer
5 12 (8.82%) Hybris Architect
6 11 (8.09%) Consultant
7 10 (7.35%) J2EE Designer
7 10 (7.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 9 (6.62%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.62%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (6.62%) Test Analyst
9 8 (5.88%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
10 7 (5.15%) .NET Developer
10 7 (5.15%) Applications Specialist
10 7 (5.15%) Java Architect
10 7 (5.15%) Test Engineer
10 7 (5.15%) TIBCO Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (27.21%) J2EE
2 34 (25.00%) .NET
3 32 (23.53%) Web Services
4 31 (22.79%) Spring
5 26 (19.12%) HTML
6 19 (13.97%) Hibernate
6 19 (13.97%) XML
7 18 (13.24%) EJB
7 18 (13.24%) JDBC
7 18 (13.24%) JPA
8 17 (12.50%) Java EE
8 17 (12.50%) XSLT
9 16 (11.76%) REST
9 16 (11.76%) SOAP
10 14 (10.29%) CSS
11 13 (9.56%) JMS
11 13 (9.56%) Servlets
12 11 (8.09%) AngularJS
13 10 (7.35%) Struts
13 10 (7.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.15%) User Experience
4 6 (4.41%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.21%) Linked Data
6 3 (2.21%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.47%) Arduino
7 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.47%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.56%) Linux
2 9 (6.62%) Windows
3 5 (3.68%) Unix
4 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (19.12%) SOA
3 21 (15.44%) CRM
3 21 (15.44%) Scrum
4 20 (14.71%) Kanban
4 20 (14.71%) Mentoring
4 20 (14.71%) SDLC
4 20 (14.71%) Waterfall
5 19 (13.97%) DevOps
6 17 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 16 (11.76%) TOGAF
8 15 (11.03%) Software Delivery
8 15 (11.03%) Technical Architecture
9 14 (10.29%) BDD
9 14 (10.29%) TDD
10 13 (9.56%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.82%) Coaching
12 11 (8.09%) Web Development
13 10 (7.35%) Change Management
13 10 (7.35%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.56%) SQL
2 32 (23.53%) C#
3 22 (16.18%) JavaScript
4 12 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 10 (7.35%) PL/SQL
6 9 (6.62%) ABAP
6 9 (6.62%) Python
7 5 (3.68%) Ruby
8 4 (2.94%) C++
8 4 (2.94%) PHP
9 1 (0.74%) C
9 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.74%) Perl
9 1 (0.74%) VB
9 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (16.18%) Degree
2 10 (7.35%) AWS Certification
3 8 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.15%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.68%) ISEB
5 5 (3.68%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.76%) SLA
2 6 (4.41%) QA
3 4 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (7.35%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.41%) Docker
3 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (5.15%) TIBCO Hawk
2 6 (4.41%) Kibana
3 2 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (41.91%) Oracle
2 24 (17.65%) hybris
3 18 (13.24%) SAP
4 17 (12.50%) IBM
5 13 (9.56%) BEA
5 13 (9.56%) Pega
6 8 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.15%) Adobe
7 7 (5.15%) TIBCO
8 6 (4.41%) Sybase
9 5 (3.68%) Informatica
10 3 (2.21%) ESRI
10 3 (2.21%) HP
10 3 (2.21%) Sun
11 2 (1.47%) CA
11 2 (1.47%) Dell
11 2 (1.47%) Google
12 1 (0.74%) Apple
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