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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 953 925 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.63% 12.22% 14.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.37% 22.97% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 821 773 1058
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
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
3359 4027 4956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.57% 53.20% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2961 3444 4196
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Cambridgeshire +7 419 £45,000 - 63
Hertfordshire +5 283 £50,000 - 30
Bedfordshire +8 80 £55,000 +19.56% 8
Suffolk -3 70 £37,500 -3.84% 11
Essex +5 66 £50,000 +29.03% 11
Norfolk +5 35 £40,750 -4.11% 5
East Anglia - 1 - -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for Java.

1 814 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 643 (33.28%) SQL
3 527 (27.28%) Degree
4 508 (26.29%) JavaScript
5 463 (23.96%) Computer Science
6 459 (23.76%) Oracle
7 456 (23.60%) HTML
8 440 (22.77%) Software Engineering
9 384 (19.88%) C#
10 379 (19.62%) Web Services
11 367 (19.00%) CSS
12 365 (18.89%) C++
13 364 (18.84%) Finance
14 362 (18.74%) J2EE
15 361 (18.69%) Linux
16 325 (16.82%) .NET
17 317 (16.41%) Spring
18 305 (15.79%) Scrum
19 287 (14.86%) OO
20 262 (13.56%) Unix
21 259 (13.41%) XML
22 258 (13.35%) Python
23 221 (11.44%) REST
24 217 (11.23%) Windows
25 199 (10.30%) SOAP
25 199 (10.30%) SQL Server
26 194 (10.04%) Git (software)
27 192 (9.94%) C
28 189 (9.78%) SDLC
29 186 (9.63%) QA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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
1 163 (8.44%) JBoss
2 162 (8.39%) Tomcat
3 154 (7.97%) WebSphere
4 142 (7.35%) WebLogic
5 117 (6.06%) Apache
6 67 (3.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 54 (2.80%) Node.js
8 41 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
9 36 (1.86%) IIS
10 30 (1.55%) Apache ServiceMix
11 26 (1.35%) Apache Spark
12 20 (1.04%) Apache Pig
12 20 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
13 17 (0.88%) GlassFish
14 16 (0.83%) CMS
15 12 (0.62%) SharePoint
16 11 (0.57%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.57%) Confluence
17 9 (0.47%) Mule
18 8 (0.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 88 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 47 (2.43%) MS Office
3 6 (0.31%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.16%) DOC1
5 3 (0.16%) MS Project
6 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.052%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.36%) SAP CRM
2 6 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.16%) Exstream
4 3 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.16%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.052%) Magento
5 1 (0.052%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.052%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.052%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 151 (7.82%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
3 48 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 21 (1.09%) GitHub
6 18 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
8 12 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.57%) SaaS
10 7 (0.36%) Office 365
11 6 (0.31%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.26%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.21%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
14 3 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.10%) Google Drive
15 2 (0.10%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 93 (4.81%) Internet
2 43 (2.23%) HTTP
3 38 (1.97%) SSL
4 29 (1.50%) TCP/IP
5 27 (1.40%) DNS
6 21 (1.09%) LDAP
7 20 (1.04%) FTP
8 19 (0.98%) LTE
8 19 (0.98%) VoLTE
9 17 (0.88%) Firewall
9 17 (0.88%) SSH
10 15 (0.78%) SS7
11 11 (0.57%) VPN
12 10 (0.52%) Intelligent Network
12 10 (0.52%) Intranet
12 10 (0.52%) NGN
13 9 (0.47%) BIG-IP
13 9 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 9 (0.47%) Value-Added Service
14 8 (0.41%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (10.30%) SQL Server
2 151 (7.82%) NoSQL
3 146 (7.56%) Big Data
4 143 (7.40%) Relational Database
5 130 (6.73%) Oracle Database
6 126 (6.52%) MySQL
7 58 (3.00%) RDBMS
8 51 (2.64%) MongoDB
9 46 (2.38%) Hadoop
10 40 (2.07%) Data Mining
11 33 (1.71%) DB2
11 33 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
12 31 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
13 29 (1.50%) Apache Hive
14 28 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
15 26 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
16 25 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 25 (1.29%) HBase
17 24 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 22 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 194 (10.04%) Git (software)
2 144 (7.45%) JIRA
3 143 (7.40%) Selenium
4 116 (6.00%) Maven
5 105 (5.43%) JUnit
6 89 (4.61%) Jenkins
7 82 (4.24%) Cucumber
8 81 (4.19%) Subversion
9 80 (4.14%) Eclipse
10 56 (2.90%) HP UFT
11 40 (2.07%) LoadRunner
12 34 (1.76%) Visual Studio
13 31 (1.60%) WebDriver
14 29 (1.50%) Ant
15 28 (1.45%) SoapUI
16 25 (1.29%) JMeter
17 24 (1.24%) ClearQuest
17 24 (1.24%) Gradle
17 24 (1.24%) NUnit
18 22 (1.14%) Mercurial
General
1 364 (18.84%) Finance
2 110 (5.69%) Retail
3 92 (4.76%) Games
4 70 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 63 (3.26%) Banking
6 52 (2.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 36 (1.86%) Financial Institution
8 27 (1.40%) Marketing
9 21 (1.09%) Electronics
10 20 (1.04%) Automotive
11 18 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.72%) Aerospace
13 12 (0.62%) Arabic Language
13 12 (0.62%) Russian Language
14 10 (0.52%) Billing
15 9 (0.47%) iGaming
16 8 (0.41%) Publishing
17 5 (0.26%) Advertising
17 5 (0.26%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.16%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1031 (53.36%) Developer
2 614 (31.78%) Java Developer
3 192 (9.94%) Software Engineer
4 182 (9.42%) Senior Developer
5 169 (8.75%) Software Developer
6 165 (8.54%) Java Engineer
7 151 (7.82%) Analyst
8 150 (7.76%) Senior Java Developer
9 117 (6.06%) Graduate
10 109 (5.64%) Programmer
11 106 (5.49%) Consultant
12 96 (4.97%) Java Programmer
13 92 (4.76%) Architect
14 91 (4.71%) Test Analyst
15 89 (4.61%) Java Software Developer
16 86 (4.45%) Applications Support
17 81 (4.19%) Java Software Engineer
18 73 (3.78%) Graduate Developer
19 68 (3.52%) Applications Developer
20 67 (3.47%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (23.60%) HTML
2 379 (19.62%) Web Services
3 367 (19.00%) CSS
4 362 (18.74%) J2EE
5 325 (16.82%) .NET
6 317 (16.41%) Spring
7 259 (13.41%) XML
8 221 (11.44%) REST
9 199 (10.30%) SOAP
10 183 (9.47%) Hibernate
11 160 (8.28%) Java EE
12 155 (8.02%) HTML5
13 123 (6.37%) jQuery
14 121 (6.26%) RESTful
15 99 (5.12%) JSP
16 97 (5.02%) Ajax
16 97 (5.02%) JSON
17 95 (4.92%) CSS3
18 75 (3.88%) EJB
19 69 (3.57%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 463 (23.96%) Computer Science
2 155 (8.02%) Mathematics
3 124 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
4 114 (5.90%) Algorithms
5 82 (4.24%) Mobile App
6 68 (3.52%) Data Structures
7 57 (2.95%) Physics
8 49 (2.54%) Cryptography
8 49 (2.54%) Management Information System
9 43 (2.23%) User Experience
10 41 (2.12%) Clustering
11 38 (1.97%) Fintech
12 36 (1.86%) Visualisation
13 30 (1.55%) Life Science
14 27 (1.40%) Client/Server
15 26 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
16 25 (1.29%) Internet of Things
17 24 (1.24%) Online Games
18 23 (1.19%) Data Integration
19 19 (0.98%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 361 (18.69%) Linux
2 262 (13.56%) Unix
3 217 (11.23%) Windows
4 132 (6.83%) Android
5 124 (6.42%) Apple iOS
6 40 (2.07%) Solaris
7 39 (2.02%) Windows Server
8 26 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
10 17 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.57%) AIX
13 10 (0.52%) HPUX
13 10 (0.52%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.21%) CentOS
14 4 (0.21%) CoreOS
15 3 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.16%) OpenWrt
16 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.052%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 814 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 440 (22.77%) Software Engineering
3 305 (15.79%) Scrum
4 287 (14.86%) OO
5 189 (9.78%) SDLC
6 184 (9.52%) TDD
7 165 (8.54%) E-Commerce
8 149 (7.71%) OOP
9 129 (6.68%) Web Development
10 120 (6.21%) Mentoring
11 116 (6.00%) BDD
12 111 (5.75%) MVC
13 108 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
14 97 (5.02%) Open Source
15 93 (4.81%) UML
16 92 (4.76%) Multithreading
17 85 (4.40%) Software Testing
18 82 (4.24%) Test Automation
19 81 (4.19%) DevOps
19 81 (4.19%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 643 (33.28%) SQL
2 508 (26.29%) JavaScript
3 384 (19.88%) C#
4 365 (18.89%) C++
5 258 (13.35%) Python
6 192 (9.94%) C
7 162 (8.39%) PL/SQL
8 155 (8.02%) Perl
9 126 (6.52%) PHP
10 91 (4.71%) Shell Script
11 75 (3.88%) Objective-C
12 63 (3.26%) Bash Shell
12 63 (3.26%) Scala
13 61 (3.16%) Ruby
14 52 (2.69%) VB.NET
15 26 (1.35%) T-SQL
16 24 (1.24%) Embedded C++
17 23 (1.19%) Apple Swift
17 23 (1.19%) Groovy
18 22 (1.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 527 (27.28%) Degree
2 38 (1.97%) PhD
3 33 (1.71%) ISEB
3 33 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 32 (1.66%) ISTQB
5 23 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 21 (1.09%) Sun Certification
7 15 (0.78%) AWS Certification
8 13 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 13 (0.67%) RHCE
9 10 (0.52%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.36%) CISSP
11 6 (0.31%) GIAC
11 6 (0.31%) HP ASE
12 4 (0.21%) CEH
12 4 (0.21%) CISA
12 4 (0.21%) CISM
12 4 (0.21%) CRISC
12 4 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.21%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (9.63%) QA
2 31 (1.60%) SLA
3 15 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.62%) ISO 8583
5 10 (0.52%) SDET
6 8 (0.41%) WCAG
7 6 (0.31%) SNOMED CT
8 5 (0.26%) WAI
9 3 (0.16%) HL7
9 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 7816
9 3 (0.16%) ISO20022
10 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.052%) FIPS 140-2
11 1 (0.052%) SEPA
System Software
1 44 (2.28%) Docker
2 34 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.45%) Active Directory
4 19 (0.98%) Firmware
5 15 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (0.67%) Postfix
7 9 (0.47%) qmail
7 9 (0.47%) Sendmail
8 8 (0.41%) vSphere
9 6 (0.31%) iptables
9 6 (0.31%) Xen
10 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.21%) KVM
11 3 (0.16%) Corosync
11 3 (0.16%) Shibboleth
11 3 (0.16%) XenServer
12 2 (0.10%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 1 (0.052%) LXC
13 1 (0.052%) XenApp
13 1 (0.052%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 62 (3.21%) Puppet
2 37 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
2 37 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.47%) Plesk
3 9 (0.47%) Salt
4 8 (0.41%) Ansible
4 8 (0.41%) HP SiteScope
5 7 (0.36%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.21%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.21%) Nessus
7 3 (0.16%) Dollar Universe
7 3 (0.16%) Pacemaker
8 2 (0.10%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.10%) Terraform
9 1 (0.052%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.052%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.052%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 459 (23.76%) Oracle
2 156 (8.07%) Microsoft
3 141 (7.30%) IBM
4 48 (2.48%) Red Hat
5 46 (2.38%) SAP
6 43 (2.23%) HP
6 43 (2.23%) Sun
7 35 (1.81%) VMware
8 29 (1.50%) Google
9 22 (1.14%) WorldPay
10 17 (0.88%) Atlassian
11 14 (0.72%) Adobe
12 12 (0.62%) BEA
13 10 (0.52%) CA
13 10 (0.52%) Dell
14 9 (0.47%) Citrix
14 9 (0.47%) F5
14 9 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.47%) Tableau
15 8 (0.41%) hybris
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens - health, excellent pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 10 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £21500 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens - health, pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits inc pension scheme, Share Options 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + great benefits and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + great benefits and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + 25 days holiday + bank holidays + private health + more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago