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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 901 1262 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.07% 14.94% 12.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.62% 25.99% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 756 1034 876
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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
3984 4856 4629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.35% 57.47% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3400 4104 4136
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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 -6 302 £45,000 +12.50% 68
Hertfordshire -8 287 £50,000 +5.26% 30
Suffolk +7 109 £39,000 -2.50% 5
Essex -23 79 £40,000 -15.78% 19
Bedfordshire +2 74 £46,000 +6.97% 8
Norfolk +13 51 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 858 (45.74%) SQL
2 544 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
3 534 (28.46%) JavaScript
4 511 (27.24%) HTML
4 511 (27.24%) J2EE
5 505 (26.92%) Oracle
6 437 (23.29%) Spring
7 435 (23.19%) Degree
8 434 (23.13%) Linux
9 416 (22.17%) C++
10 397 (21.16%) C#
11 393 (20.95%) Software Engineering
12 384 (20.47%) XML
13 367 (19.56%) CSS
14 359 (19.14%) Finance
15 349 (18.60%) .NET
16 339 (18.07%) Windows
17 331 (17.64%) OO
18 327 (17.43%) SQL Server
19 316 (16.84%) Web Services
20 275 (14.66%) Tomcat
21 269 (14.34%) Computer Science
22 260 (13.86%) UNIX
23 247 (13.17%) Hibernate
24 241 (12.85%) Scrum
25 220 (11.73%) C
26 213 (11.35%) Microsoft
27 212 (11.30%) WebSphere
28 202 (10.77%) Python
29 195 (10.39%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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
1 275 (14.66%) Tomcat
2 212 (11.30%) WebSphere
3 185 (9.86%) JBoss
4 159 (8.48%) WebLogic
5 131 (6.98%) Apache
6 71 (3.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 59 (3.14%) IIS
8 45 (2.40%) MQSeries
9 35 (1.87%) CMS
10 24 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 23 (1.23%) SharePoint
12 19 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
13 16 (0.85%) Node.js
14 14 (0.75%) OpenStack
14 14 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
14 14 (0.75%) Drupal
15 13 (0.69%) Confluence
16 12 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
16 12 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 12 (0.64%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 57 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.08%) MS Office
3 15 (0.80%) MS Project
4 6 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.21%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.21%) Revit
5 4 (0.21%) MicroStation
5 4 (0.21%) Solid Edge
5 4 (0.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 4 (0.21%) Siemens NX
5 4 (0.21%) PTC Creo
6 3 (0.16%) CPLEX
6 3 (0.16%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.16%) SPSS
7 2 (0.11%) Simulink
7 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.11%) Maya
7 2 (0.11%) Blender
Business Applications
1 26 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (0.85%) Magento
3 9 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.37%) assyst
5 7 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.32%) Fredhopper
7 5 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.21%) SAP SRM
9 3 (0.16%) Temenos T24
10 2 (0.11%) AWD
10 2 (0.11%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.11%) Summit
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.11%) Finacle
10 2 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
11 1 (0.053%) RiskWrite
11 1 (0.053%) Oracle Retail
11 1 (0.053%) Temenos Globus
11 1 (0.053%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.33%) SaaS
3 13 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.21%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.11%) GitHub
10 1 (0.053%) PaaS
10 1 (0.053%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.053%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.053%) Boomi
10 1 (0.053%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 85 (4.53%) HTTP
2 71 (3.78%) Internet
3 39 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 33 (1.76%) SSL
5 31 (1.65%) Wireless
6 27 (1.44%) Firewall
7 23 (1.23%) AMQP
8 22 (1.17%) DNS
9 20 (1.07%) FTP
9 20 (1.07%) LTE
10 18 (0.96%) VoLTE
10 18 (0.96%) SS7
10 18 (0.96%) INAP
11 17 (0.91%) DHCP
12 10 (0.53%) IPv4
13 7 (0.37%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.21%) Intranet
14 4 (0.21%) VoIP
14 4 (0.21%) Network Security
15 3 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (17.43%) SQL Server
2 179 (9.54%) MySQL
3 154 (8.21%) Relational Database
4 137 (7.30%) Oracle Database
5 103 (5.49%) DB2
6 86 (4.58%) NoSQL
7 60 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 58 (3.09%) RDBMS
9 52 (2.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 49 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
11 46 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 40 (2.13%) MongoDB
13 37 (1.97%) Big Data
14 34 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 34 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
16 23 (1.23%) DbVisualizer
17 22 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
17 22 (1.17%) Hadoop
18 18 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 167 (8.90%) Subversion
2 139 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 122 (6.50%) Maven
4 116 (6.18%) JUnit
5 114 (6.08%) Selenium
6 109 (5.81%) Eclipse
7 95 (5.06%) Jenkins
8 76 (4.05%) Ant
9 56 (2.99%) JIRA
10 50 (2.67%) Visual Studio
11 44 (2.35%) Cucumber
12 41 (2.19%) LoadRunner
13 33 (1.76%) JMeter
13 33 (1.76%) SoapUI
14 32 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
15 28 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
16 20 (1.07%) Mockito
17 18 (0.96%) Gradle
18 16 (0.85%) WebDriver
19 14 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 359 (19.14%) Finance
2 116 (6.18%) Retail
3 112 (5.97%) Games
4 105 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 81 (4.32%) Banking
6 72 (3.84%) Marketing
7 56 (2.99%) Automotive
8 31 (1.65%) Electronics
9 27 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.17%) Billing
11 17 (0.91%) Online Betting
12 15 (0.80%) Back Office
13 12 (0.64%) Publishing
14 10 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.48%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.27%) Advertising
17 4 (0.21%) Front Office
18 3 (0.16%) Legal
18 3 (0.16%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 1008 (53.73%) Developer
2 592 (31.56%) Java Developer
3 231 (12.31%) Software Engineer
4 209 (11.14%) Software Developer
5 160 (8.53%) Analyst
6 153 (8.16%) Senior Developer
7 117 (6.24%) Architect
8 102 (5.44%) Senior Java Developer
9 91 (4.85%) Applications Support
10 82 (4.37%) Graduate
11 77 (4.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 76 (4.05%) Support Analyst
13 72 (3.84%) Web Developer
14 71 (3.78%) Programmer
15 67 (3.57%) Tester
16 63 (3.36%) Graduate Developer
17 58 (3.09%) Java Software Engineer
18 56 (2.99%) Lead Developer
19 55 (2.93%) Consultant
20 51 (2.72%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 511 (27.24%) HTML
1 511 (27.24%) J2EE
2 437 (23.29%) Spring
3 384 (20.47%) XML
4 367 (19.56%) CSS
5 349 (18.60%) .NET
6 316 (16.84%) Web Services
7 247 (13.17%) Hibernate
8 195 (10.39%) jQuery
9 168 (8.96%) Struts
10 145 (7.73%) SOAP
11 141 (7.52%) Java EE
12 135 (7.20%) JSP
13 111 (5.92%) HTML5
14 109 (5.81%) REST
15 101 (5.38%) ASP.NET
16 92 (4.90%) XSLT
17 87 (4.64%) RESTful
18 79 (4.21%) JPA
18 79 (4.21%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 269 (14.34%) Computer Science
2 169 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (5.01%) Mathematics
4 77 (4.10%) Online Games
5 73 (3.89%) Mobile App
6 60 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
7 49 (2.61%) Algorithms
8 48 (2.56%) Management Information System
9 43 (2.29%) User Experience
10 41 (2.19%) Client/Server
11 36 (1.92%) Physics
12 31 (1.65%) iSeries
13 29 (1.55%) PKI
14 27 (1.44%) Pocket PC
15 22 (1.17%) Visualisation
15 22 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
16 21 (1.12%) Internet of Things
16 21 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
17 20 (1.07%) Device Driver
18 18 (0.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 434 (23.13%) Linux
2 339 (18.07%) Windows
3 260 (13.86%) UNIX
4 167 (8.90%) Android
5 116 (6.18%) Apple iOS
6 86 (4.58%) Solaris
7 46 (2.45%) AIX
8 29 (1.55%) CentOS
9 23 (1.23%) Windows Phone
10 21 (1.12%) HPUX
11 20 (1.07%) Embedded Linux
12 15 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.27%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
17 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 544 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (20.95%) Software Engineering
3 331 (17.64%) OO
4 241 (12.85%) Scrum
5 192 (10.23%) MVC
6 191 (10.18%) E-Commerce
7 185 (9.86%) TDD
7 185 (9.86%) SDLC
8 152 (8.10%) SOA
9 135 (7.20%) Web Development
10 110 (5.86%) OOP
11 104 (5.54%) ITIL
12 102 (5.44%) Multithreading
13 97 (5.17%) Unit Testing
14 94 (5.01%) Mentoring
15 91 (4.85%) Open Source
16 78 (4.16%) Continuous Integration
16 78 (4.16%) Automated Testing
17 65 (3.46%) PRINCE2
18 63 (3.36%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 858 (45.74%) SQL
2 534 (28.46%) JavaScript
3 416 (22.17%) C++
4 397 (21.16%) C#
5 220 (11.73%) C
6 202 (10.77%) Python
7 168 (8.96%) PL/SQL
8 124 (6.61%) Perl
9 123 (6.56%) PHP
10 93 (4.96%) Ruby
11 73 (3.89%) Objective-C
11 73 (3.89%) Shell Script
12 55 (2.93%) Bash Shell
13 52 (2.77%) VB
14 36 (1.92%) T-SQL
15 30 (1.60%) VB.NET
16 21 (1.12%) RPG
17 20 (1.07%) Scala
18 19 (1.01%) VB6
18 19 (1.01%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 435 (23.19%) Degree
2 33 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.55%) MCP
5 26 (1.39%) ISEB
6 21 (1.12%) Sun Certification
7 17 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 17 (0.91%) PhD
8 16 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 14 (0.75%) ISTQB
10 12 (0.64%) PMI Certification
11 11 (0.59%) SC Cleared
12 7 (0.37%) CISM
12 7 (0.37%) CISSP
13 6 (0.32%) AWS Certification
14 5 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.16%) RHCE
15 3 (0.16%) LPIC
16 2 (0.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (4.85%) QA
2 61 (3.25%) SLA
3 25 (1.33%) ISO 8583
4 16 (0.85%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.21%) RosettaNet
8 3 (0.16%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.11%) WAI
9 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 56 (2.99%) Firmware
2 36 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
4 18 (0.96%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.59%) Xen
6 10 (0.53%) VirtualBox
7 9 (0.48%) Varnish
8 8 (0.43%) KVM
8 8 (0.43%) Postfix
9 7 (0.37%) XenApp
10 5 (0.27%) qmail
10 5 (0.27%) Docker
10 5 (0.27%) LXC
10 5 (0.27%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 3 (0.16%) iptables
11 3 (0.16%) vSphere
11 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.11%) HDFS
12 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (1.33%) Puppet
2 12 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.37%) HAProxy
3 7 (0.37%) Data Guard
3 7 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.27%) Mesos
4 5 (0.27%) systemd
5 4 (0.21%) Opsview
5 4 (0.21%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.11%) SCCM
6 2 (0.11%) SCOM
6 2 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.11%) Ansible
7 1 (0.053%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.053%) Control-M
Vendors
1 505 (26.92%) Oracle
2 213 (11.35%) Microsoft
3 160 (8.53%) IBM
4 49 (2.61%) HP
4 49 (2.61%) SAP
5 43 (2.29%) Red Hat
6 42 (2.24%) hybris
7 41 (2.19%) VMware
8 32 (1.71%) Sun
9 31 (1.65%) Demandware
10 27 (1.44%) ATG
10 27 (1.44%) Sybase
11 26 (1.39%) Google
12 23 (1.23%) WorldPay
13 22 (1.17%) BEA
14 19 (1.01%) Atlassian
15 18 (0.96%) TIBCO
16 17 (0.91%) Jaspersoft
17 16 (0.85%) Ogone
18 15 (0.80%) Xamarin
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