The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Programmer
Rank 207 241 257
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 60 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.86% 0.46% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.47% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 60 32 32
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,250 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Java Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6692 7445 8383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.64% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5510 6093 6961
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the East of England region.

Java Programmer Salary Trend in the East of England

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Java Programmer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Java Programmer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Programmer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +24 21 £62,500 +83.82%
Cambridgeshire +9 18 £45,000 +12.50%
Hertfordshire +9 17 £45,000 -3.22%
Suffolk - 4 £37,500 -
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Java Programmer in their job title 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 with Java Programmer in their job title.

1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (71.28%) Degree
3 59 (62.77%) Computer Science
4 54 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (45.74%) Software Engineering
6 41 (43.62%) JBoss
7 40 (42.55%) JavaScript
8 39 (41.49%) OO
9 37 (39.36%) OOP
10 35 (37.23%) CSS
10 35 (37.23%) HTML
11 32 (34.04%) J2EE
12 30 (31.91%) WebLogic
12 30 (31.91%) WebSphere
12 30 (31.91%) Relational Database
13 29 (30.85%) Swing
13 29 (30.85%) Oracle
14 27 (28.72%) Ajax
14 27 (28.72%) E-Commerce
15 26 (27.66%) Java EE
16 24 (25.53%) SQL Server
16 24 (25.53%) PL/SQL
16 24 (25.53%) Open Source
16 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database
17 21 (22.34%) RDBMS
18 20 (21.28%) SQL
19 18 (19.15%) REST
20 16 (17.02%) Spring
21 14 (14.89%) Tomcat
21 14 (14.89%) Python

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Java Programmer in their job title 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 with Java Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (43.62%) JBoss
2 30 (31.91%) WebLogic
2 30 (31.91%) WebSphere
3 14 (14.89%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.38%) Apache
5 5 (5.32%) CMS
6 1 (1.06%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) SSL
2 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.91%) Relational Database
2 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database
2 24 (25.53%) SQL Server
3 21 (22.34%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.19%) Big Data
4 3 (3.19%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.19%) MySQL
4 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.19%) Text Mining
5 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.06%) Maven
1 1 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (3.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (37.23%) CSS
1 35 (37.23%) HTML
2 32 (34.04%) J2EE
3 29 (30.85%) Swing
4 27 (28.72%) Ajax
5 26 (27.66%) Java EE
6 18 (19.15%) REST
7 16 (17.02%) Spring
8 13 (13.83%) Middleware
9 12 (12.77%) Web Services
10 11 (11.70%) Hibernate
10 11 (11.70%) SOAP
10 11 (11.70%) XML
11 5 (5.32%) JPA
12 4 (4.26%) .NET
12 4 (4.26%) Java SE
12 4 (4.26%) JSF
12 4 (4.26%) Servlets
13 3 (3.19%) Natural Language Processing
14 2 (2.13%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 59 (62.77%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.57%) Internet of Things
3 4 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.19%) Life Science
5 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.06%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.06%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.64%) Linux
2 5 (5.32%) Unix
3 1 (1.06%) Android
3 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (45.74%) Software Engineering
3 39 (41.49%) OO
4 37 (39.36%) OOP
5 27 (28.72%) E-Commerce
6 24 (25.53%) Open Source
7 13 (13.83%) SDLC
8 11 (11.70%) TDD
9 8 (8.51%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.45%) Cross-Platform Development
11 6 (6.38%) SOA
12 5 (5.32%) E-business
13 4 (4.26%) Content Management
13 4 (4.26%) Multithreading
14 3 (3.19%) Analytics
14 3 (3.19%) MVC
15 2 (2.13%) Machine Learning
15 2 (2.13%) Mentoring
16 1 (1.06%) Secure Coding
16 1 (1.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 24 (25.53%) PL/SQL
4 20 (21.28%) SQL
5 14 (14.89%) Python
6 12 (12.77%) Perl
7 9 (9.57%) C++
8 5 (5.32%) C
8 5 (5.32%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.26%) C#
9 4 (4.26%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.06%) PHP
11 1 (1.06%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 67 (71.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (30.85%) Oracle
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft