The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 1014 954 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.99% 12.92% 16.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.26% 22.79% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 821 811 1213
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Java
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 East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4014 4186 5315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.42% 56.67% 59.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3397 3735 4596
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Java
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Java Salary Trend in the East of England

Java
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in the East of England

Java
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 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire +9 473 £40,000 -5.88% 64
Hertfordshire -4 303 £47,500 +5.55% 48
Essex +15 109 £42,500 +2.40% 19
Bedfordshire -2 91 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Suffolk -19 32 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Norfolk -9 6 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 888 (38.39%) SQL
2 712 (30.78%) Oracle
3 668 (28.88%) Degree
4 599 (25.90%) C#
5 584 (25.25%) OO
6 556 (24.04%) JavaScript
7 543 (23.48%) .NET
8 501 (21.66%) Linux
9 488 (21.10%) Software Engineering
10 474 (20.49%) C++
11 472 (20.41%) Finance
12 450 (19.46%) J2EE
13 448 (19.37%) HTML
14 434 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
15 433 (18.72%) Computer Science
16 431 (18.63%) UNIX
17 381 (16.47%) XML
18 367 (15.87%) Python
19 324 (14.01%) CSS
20 322 (13.92%) Web Services
21 308 (13.32%) Windows
22 306 (13.23%) SQL Server
23 301 (13.01%) C
23 301 (13.01%) E-Commerce
24 299 (12.93%) PHP
25 284 (12.28%) Tomcat
26 257 (11.11%) Spring
27 256 (11.07%) Scrum
28 227 (9.81%) QA
29 222 (9.60%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 284 (12.28%) Tomcat
2 209 (9.04%) WebSphere
3 170 (7.35%) WebLogic
4 161 (6.96%) Apache
5 114 (4.93%) WebSphere Application Server
6 95 (4.11%) IIS
7 74 (3.20%) MQSeries
8 57 (2.46%) GlassFish
9 44 (1.90%) IBM HTTP Server
10 43 (1.86%) CMS
11 40 (1.73%) SharePoint
12 30 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
13 25 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 24 (1.04%) Node.js
15 23 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
16 19 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
17 18 (0.78%) Confluence
18 17 (0.73%) Documentum
19 15 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 14 (0.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 86 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 48 (2.08%) MS Office
3 11 (0.48%) 3ds Max
4 8 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.22%) MS Project
6 5 (0.22%) Mathematica
7 4 (0.17%) Blender
7 4 (0.17%) Maya
8 3 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.043%) SPSS
9 1 (0.043%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.043%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 89 (3.85%) Magento
2 85 (3.67%) Oracle CRM
3 12 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (0.39%) SunGard APT
5 9 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.39%) FastVal
6 7 (0.30%) Fredhopper
6 7 (0.30%) assyst
7 6 (0.26%) Tridion
7 6 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.17%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.13%) SAP APO
9 3 (0.13%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.086%) SAP BPC
11 1 (0.043%) Temenos T24
11 1 (0.043%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 41 (1.77%) SaaS
2 33 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (0.43%) Force.com
7 6 (0.26%) Google App Engine
7 6 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
8 5 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.17%) CloudFront
9 4 (0.17%) Responsys
9 4 (0.17%) PaaS
9 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.13%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.086%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (6.05%) Internet
2 118 (5.10%) HTTP
3 48 (2.08%) LTE
4 45 (1.95%) Wireless
5 44 (1.90%) TCP/IP
6 41 (1.77%) DNS
7 36 (1.56%) FTP
7 36 (1.56%) Firewall
8 28 (1.21%) SS7
9 27 (1.17%) SAN
9 27 (1.17%) LDAP
9 27 (1.17%) VoLTE
10 24 (1.04%) DHCP
11 23 (0.99%) 3GPP
12 20 (0.86%) SMS
13 18 (0.78%) NFC
14 14 (0.61%) SMPP
14 14 (0.61%) 3G
15 12 (0.52%) Intranet
15 12 (0.52%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (13.23%) SQL Server
2 215 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 201 (8.69%) MySQL
4 134 (5.79%) DB2
5 117 (5.06%) Oracle Database
6 107 (4.63%) NoSQL
7 90 (3.89%) RDBMS
8 61 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 59 (2.55%) Data Mining
10 48 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
10 48 (2.08%) Hadoop
10 48 (2.08%) Big Data
11 43 (1.86%) MongoDB
12 42 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
13 41 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
14 38 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
15 34 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
16 22 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
17 21 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
18 19 (0.82%) Informix
Development Applications
1 152 (6.57%) Subversion
2 146 (6.31%) Maven
3 132 (5.71%) Eclipse
4 131 (5.66%) Selenium
5 112 (4.84%) Git (software)
6 105 (4.54%) Ant
7 88 (3.80%) Visual Studio
8 85 (3.67%) JUnit
9 69 (2.98%) Jenkins
10 58 (2.51%) QuickTest Pro
11 41 (1.77%) WebDriver
12 36 (1.56%) NUnit
13 32 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
13 32 (1.38%) Gradle
14 28 (1.21%) Cucumber
15 24 (1.04%) JIRA
16 23 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (0.95%) Hudson
18 20 (0.86%) Bugzilla
19 18 (0.78%) MSBuild
General
1 472 (20.41%) Finance
2 197 (8.52%) Retail
3 179 (7.74%) Marketing
4 123 (5.32%) Banking
5 120 (5.19%) Telecoms
6 92 (3.98%) Manufacturing
7 72 (3.11%) Automotive
8 58 (2.51%) Games
9 26 (1.12%) Electronics
10 23 (0.99%) Billing
11 18 (0.78%) Multimedia
12 17 (0.73%) Advertising
13 16 (0.69%) Online Betting
14 12 (0.52%) Publishing
15 10 (0.43%) Back Office
15 10 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.35%) Law
17 7 (0.30%) German Language
18 6 (0.26%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1047 (45.27%) Developer
2 580 (25.08%) Java Developer
3 303 (13.10%) Software Engineer
4 252 (10.89%) Analyst
5 160 (6.92%) Senior Developer
6 154 (6.66%) Architect
7 149 (6.44%) Software Developer
8 113 (4.89%) Test Engineer
9 108 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 90 (3.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 90 (3.89%) Consultant
11 89 (3.85%) Support Analyst
12 81 (3.50%) Web Developer
13 79 (3.42%) Java Software Engineer
14 77 (3.33%) Applications Support
15 74 (3.20%) Junior
16 71 (3.07%) Tester
17 70 (3.03%) Graduate
18 67 (2.90%) Programmer
19 64 (2.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 543 (23.48%) .NET
2 450 (19.46%) J2EE
3 448 (19.37%) HTML
4 381 (16.47%) XML
5 324 (14.01%) CSS
6 322 (13.92%) Web Services
7 257 (11.11%) Spring
8 222 (9.60%) JSP
9 176 (7.61%) jQuery
10 169 (7.31%) Hibernate
11 149 (6.44%) ASP.NET
12 145 (6.27%) Struts
13 138 (5.97%) Ajax
14 133 (5.75%) HTML5
15 121 (5.23%) Middleware
16 105 (4.54%) Servlets
17 97 (4.19%) JMS
18 91 (3.93%) XSLT
19 88 (3.80%) JDBC
20 86 (3.72%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 433 (18.72%) Computer Science
2 200 (8.65%) Mathematics
3 112 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 110 (4.76%) Open Source
5 89 (3.85%) Physics
6 61 (2.64%) PKI
7 52 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 43 (1.86%) Management Information System
9 40 (1.73%) Statistics
10 29 (1.25%) Data Integration
11 27 (1.17%) Visualisation
12 25 (1.08%) Wiki
13 23 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
14 22 (0.95%) Cryptography
14 22 (0.95%) Artificial Intelligence
15 19 (0.82%) Blackberry
15 19 (0.82%) Online Games
16 18 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
17 17 (0.73%) Grid Computing
18 16 (0.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 501 (21.66%) Linux
2 431 (18.63%) UNIX
3 308 (13.32%) Windows
4 187 (8.08%) Apple iOS
5 165 (7.13%) Android
6 132 (5.71%) Solaris
7 52 (2.25%) AIX
8 42 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (1.08%) Windows Phone
10 22 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (0.78%) CentOS
12 17 (0.73%) Mac OS X
12 17 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (0.52%) HPUX
14 10 (0.43%) Mac OS
14 10 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.35%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (0.30%) Debian
17 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 584 (25.25%) OO
2 488 (21.10%) Software Engineering
3 434 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
4 301 (13.01%) E-Commerce
5 256 (11.07%) Scrum
6 206 (8.91%) TDD
7 153 (6.61%) MVC
8 152 (6.57%) Multithreading
9 146 (6.31%) SOA
10 134 (5.79%) OOP
11 127 (5.49%) Web Development
12 122 (5.27%) CRM
13 121 (5.23%) OOD
14 112 (4.84%) Test Automation
15 109 (4.71%) Test Scripting
15 109 (4.71%) Project Management
16 92 (3.98%) UML
17 84 (3.63%) Software Testing
18 80 (3.46%) Android Development
19 73 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 888 (38.39%) SQL
2 599 (25.90%) C#
3 556 (24.04%) JavaScript
4 474 (20.49%) C++
5 367 (15.87%) Python
6 301 (13.01%) C
7 299 (12.93%) PHP
8 208 (8.99%) Perl
9 130 (5.62%) PL/SQL
10 128 (5.53%) Ruby
11 80 (3.46%) Shell Script
12 78 (3.37%) Bash Shell
13 73 (3.16%) VB
14 56 (2.42%) Objective-C
15 45 (1.95%) VB.NET
16 36 (1.56%) Scala
17 33 (1.43%) PowerShell
18 32 (1.38%) ABAP
19 30 (1.30%) VBA
20 29 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 668 (28.88%) Degree
2 46 (1.99%) Security Cleared
2 46 (1.99%) ISEB
3 43 (1.86%) ISTQB
4 31 (1.34%) SC Cleared
5 23 (0.99%) Sun Certification
6 14 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
6 14 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.56%) PhD
8 11 (0.48%) OCP
8 11 (0.48%) CISSP
9 7 (0.30%) PMP
10 6 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.22%) CEH
11 5 (0.22%) HND
11 5 (0.22%) MCDBA
12 4 (0.17%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.17%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.17%) Chartered Engineer
13 3 (0.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (9.81%) QA
2 39 (1.69%) ISO 8583
3 25 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 19 (0.82%) SLA
5 9 (0.39%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.086%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.043%) WAI
8 1 (0.043%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.043%) GAMP
8 1 (0.043%) GCP
8 1 (0.043%) GMP
System Software
1 29 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 29 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (0.56%) XenApp
3 11 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.22%) KVM
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.13%) NFS
6 3 (0.13%) HDFS
7 2 (0.086%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.086%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.043%) Squid
8 1 (0.043%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (1.60%) Puppet
2 31 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.43%) OpenSSO
5 9 (0.39%) Red Hat Satellite
5 9 (0.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 8 (0.35%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.17%) Nagios
7 4 (0.17%) Opsview
8 3 (0.13%) Control-M
8 3 (0.13%) BMC Performance Manager
9 2 (0.086%) WebInspect
9 2 (0.086%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.043%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.043%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.043%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.043%) Netcool
10 1 (0.043%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 712 (30.78%) Oracle
2 209 (9.04%) Microsoft
3 178 (7.70%) JBoss
4 153 (6.61%) SAP
5 95 (4.11%) IBM
6 94 (4.06%) JD Edwards
7 58 (2.51%) Sun
8 46 (1.99%) Red Hat
9 45 (1.95%) Sybase
10 39 (1.69%) TIBCO
11 37 (1.60%) VMware
12 33 (1.43%) Google
12 33 (1.43%) Adobe
13 25 (1.08%) hybris
14 24 (1.04%) HP
14 24 (1.04%) Citrix
15 23 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
16 21 (0.91%) ATG
16 21 (0.91%) Perforce
17 20 (0.86%) Demandware
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £18000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Essex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
I3
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 19 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + neg and full bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum Up to £60,000 + excellent ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago