The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bury St Edmunds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 3 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 13 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 16.46% 40.91% 6.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.70% 64.29% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
66 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 83.54% 63.64% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 29
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
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Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Bury St Edmunds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Java
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

Java Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Java
Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Bury St Edmunds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 20 (66.67%) J2EE
2 19 (63.33%) C#
2 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 19 (63.33%) Waterfall
3 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 9 (30.00%) RUP
5 9 (30.00%) DSDM
5 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 9 (30.00%) User Stories
6 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (13.33%) HTML
8 4 (13.33%) CSS
8 4 (13.33%) Spring
9 3 (10.00%) Degree
9 3 (10.00%) Grails
9 3 (10.00%) jQuery
9 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (10.00%) JSP
9 3 (10.00%) Change Control
9 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
10 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
10 2 (6.67%) Servlets
10 2 (6.67%) VB
10 2 (6.67%) Windows
10 2 (6.67%) Perl
10 2 (6.67%) Groovy

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Maven
2 1 (3.33%) Ant
2 1 (3.33%) JUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 9 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Development Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Software Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Software Development Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) J2EE
2 19 (63.33%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) Spring
4 3 (10.00%) Grails
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) JSP
4 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.67%) Servlets
5 2 (6.67%) JSTL
6 1 (3.33%) Java EE
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) J2ME
6 1 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Waterfall
2 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 9 (30.00%) RUP
3 9 (30.00%) DSDM
3 9 (30.00%) Scrum
3 9 (30.00%) User Stories
4 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Content Management
7 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) VB
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) Groovy
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft