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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 26 51 25
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -26
Permanent jobs citing Java 67 48 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.27% 4.47% 8.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.18% 10.23% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 93
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £55,000 £51,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
390 469 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.15% 43.71% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 350 429 479
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +20 41 £60,000 +50.00% 7
Bedford +8 3 £40,000 +39.13%
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (60.84%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (46.15%) SQL
3 56 (39.16%) .NET
4 45 (31.47%) Oracle
5 38 (26.57%) C#
6 37 (25.87%) E-Commerce
7 35 (24.48%) Finance
7 35 (24.48%) Spring
8 32 (22.38%) Web Services
9 31 (21.68%) JIRA
10 30 (20.98%) J2EE
11 29 (20.28%) Microsoft
12 27 (18.88%) Scrum
13 25 (17.48%) Hibernate
14 24 (16.78%) ITIL
14 24 (16.78%) Windows
15 22 (15.38%) Unix
16 21 (14.69%) Degree
16 21 (14.69%) Waterfall
16 21 (14.69%) REST
17 20 (13.99%) XML
17 20 (13.99%) JSP
18 19 (13.29%) Struts
18 19 (13.29%) Shell Script
19 18 (12.59%) SOAP
19 18 (12.59%) Linux
19 18 (12.59%) SQL Server
19 18 (12.59%) PL/SQL
19 18 (12.59%) Banking
20 17 (11.89%) JSF

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 15 (10.49%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.29%) JBoss
2 9 (6.29%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.59%) Confluence
4 5 (3.50%) Apache
5 4 (2.80%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.10%) IIS
6 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.10%) WildFly
7 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (6.29%) MS Excel
1 9 (6.29%) MS Office
2 3 (2.10%) DOC1
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.59%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.10%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) LDAP
2 1 (0.70%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.89%) Oracle Database
3 16 (11.19%) MySQL
3 16 (11.19%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (4.90%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.40%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.70%) Big Data
9 1 (0.70%) DB2
9 1 (0.70%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.70%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (21.68%) JIRA
2 17 (11.89%) LoadRunner
3 15 (10.49%) ClearQuest
4 13 (9.09%) JMeter
5 10 (6.99%) Selenium
6 9 (6.29%) HP UFT
6 9 (6.29%) SoapUI
7 7 (4.90%) Git (software)
7 7 (4.90%) Visual Studio
8 6 (4.20%) Subversion
9 5 (3.50%) SpecFlow
10 4 (2.80%) JUnit
11 3 (2.10%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.40%) Maven
13 1 (0.70%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.70%) ProC
13 1 (0.70%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.70%) Toad
General
1 35 (24.48%) Finance
2 18 (12.59%) Banking
3 11 (7.69%) Retail
4 4 (2.80%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.10%) Avionics
5 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.40%) Automotive
6 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (36.36%) Developer
2 26 (18.18%) Analyst
3 21 (14.69%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.29%) Architect
5 16 (11.19%) Test Analyst
6 15 (10.49%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 15 (10.49%) SAP Developer
7 13 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 13 (9.09%) Applications Support
8 11 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
8 11 (7.69%) Technical Leader
9 10 (6.99%) Technical Architect
10 9 (6.29%) Lead .NET Developer
10 9 (6.29%) Lead Developer
11 8 (5.59%) .NET Technical Architect
11 8 (5.59%) DevOps Manager
11 8 (5.59%) Hybris Architect
11 8 (5.59%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
11 8 (5.59%) Senior Server Specialist
11 8 (5.59%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (39.16%) .NET
2 35 (24.48%) Spring
3 32 (22.38%) Web Services
4 30 (20.98%) J2EE
5 25 (17.48%) Hibernate
6 21 (14.69%) REST
7 20 (13.99%) JSP
7 20 (13.99%) XML
8 19 (13.29%) Struts
9 18 (12.59%) SOAP
10 17 (11.89%) Java EE
10 17 (11.89%) JSF
10 17 (11.89%) XSL
10 17 (11.89%) XSLT
11 16 (11.19%) HTML
12 15 (10.49%) CSS
13 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET
14 5 (3.50%) EJB
14 5 (3.50%) JMS
14 5 (3.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.29%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.90%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.80%) Robotics
5 4 (2.80%) User Experience
6 3 (2.10%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.40%) Fintech
7 2 (1.40%) Life Science
7 2 (1.40%) Physics
8 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.70%) e-Health
8 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.78%) Windows
2 22 (15.38%) Unix
3 18 (12.59%) Linux
4 3 (2.10%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.40%) Solaris
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) AIX
6 1 (0.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (60.84%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.87%) E-Commerce
3 27 (18.88%) Scrum
4 24 (16.78%) ITIL
5 21 (14.69%) Waterfall
6 17 (11.89%) Non-Functional Testing
6 17 (11.89%) Test Scripting
7 16 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (11.19%) High Availability
8 15 (10.49%) CRM
8 15 (10.49%) DevOps
9 14 (9.79%) BDD
9 14 (9.79%) Release Management
9 14 (9.79%) Technical Analysis
10 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (8.39%) Service Delivery
11 12 (8.39%) SOA
12 11 (7.69%) Identity Management
12 11 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 66 (46.15%) SQL
2 38 (26.57%) C#
3 19 (13.29%) Shell Script
4 18 (12.59%) PL/SQL
5 13 (9.09%) C++
6 11 (7.69%) ABAP
6 11 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 10 (6.99%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.20%) VB
9 4 (2.80%) PHP
10 3 (2.10%) C
11 1 (0.70%) AWK
11 1 (0.70%) COBOL
11 1 (0.70%) Erlang
11 1 (0.70%) Korn
11 1 (0.70%) Python
11 1 (0.70%) sed
11 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (14.69%) Degree
2 11 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.90%) HP ASE
3 7 (4.90%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.89%) SLA
2 7 (4.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) HL7
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 16 (11.19%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.40%) Docker
3 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.70%) LXC
4 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (10.49%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (6.29%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.29%) Puppet
3 3 (2.10%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 45 (31.47%) Oracle
2 29 (20.28%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.49%) SAP
4 14 (9.79%) hybris
5 11 (7.69%) BEA
5 11 (7.69%) HP
6 8 (5.59%) Atlassian
7 6 (4.20%) Adobe
8 5 (3.50%) IBM
8 5 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.10%) Google
9 3 (2.10%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.10%) Sybase
9 3 (2.10%) VMware
10 2 (1.40%) ATG
10 2 (1.40%) CA
10 2 (1.40%) Dell
10 2 (1.40%) Facebook
10 2 (1.40%) Rally
10 2 (1.40%) TIBCO
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