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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 967 1051 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.23% 14.72% 13.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.54% 25.60% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 751 866 941
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
3940 4105 4683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.90% 57.48% 56.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3227 3454 4108
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
Hertfordshire -1 371 £46,500 -2.10% 35
Cambridgeshire -7 328 £45,000 +12.50% 49
Essex -13 94 £43,750 -7.89% 33
Bedfordshire +17 78 £46,500 +9.41% 6
Suffolk -4 77 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Norfolk -6 23 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 815 (38.64%) SQL
2 658 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
3 625 (29.63%) Oracle
4 537 (25.46%) JavaScript
5 535 (25.37%) J2EE
6 509 (24.13%) Linux
7 505 (23.94%) Software Engineering
8 498 (23.61%) Degree
9 469 (22.24%) HTML
10 464 (22.00%) C++
11 454 (21.53%) XML
12 445 (21.10%) C#
13 437 (20.72%) .NET
13 437 (20.72%) Finance
14 408 (19.35%) OO
15 391 (18.54%) Spring
16 389 (18.44%) UNIX
17 386 (18.30%) SQL Server
18 383 (18.16%) Web Services
19 367 (17.40%) CSS
20 351 (16.64%) Windows
21 290 (13.75%) Tomcat
22 286 (13.56%) Computer Science
23 282 (13.37%) C
24 263 (12.47%) E-Commerce
25 256 (12.14%) Python
26 232 (11.00%) Hibernate
27 230 (10.91%) Microsoft
27 230 (10.91%) JBoss
28 229 (10.86%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 290 (13.75%) Tomcat
2 230 (10.91%) JBoss
3 229 (10.86%) WebSphere
4 191 (9.06%) WebLogic
5 126 (5.97%) Apache
6 105 (4.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 82 (3.89%) IIS
8 76 (3.60%) MQSeries
9 30 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 27 (1.28%) SharePoint
11 26 (1.23%) Confluence
12 25 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
12 25 (1.19%) Tuxedo
12 25 (1.19%) CMS
13 24 (1.14%) Apache Pig
14 23 (1.09%) Node.js
14 23 (1.09%) AquaLogic
15 22 (1.04%) OpenStack
16 19 (0.90%) IBM HTTP Server
17 18 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 78 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 51 (2.42%) MS Office
3 15 (0.71%) 3ds Max
4 10 (0.47%) MS Project
5 8 (0.38%) Maya
5 8 (0.38%) Blender
6 6 (0.28%) SPSS
7 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.24%) CPLEX
8 3 (0.14%) Simulink
9 2 (0.095%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.047%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 18 (0.85%) Magento
2 10 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.38%) Temenos T24
5 7 (0.33%) RiskWrite
5 7 (0.33%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.24%) assyst
7 5 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.14%) Finacle
8 3 (0.14%) ResourceLink
8 3 (0.14%) Summit
8 3 (0.14%) FLEXCUBE
9 2 (0.095%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.047%) SAP APO
10 1 (0.047%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.047%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.047%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 37 (1.75%) SaaS
2 21 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.33%) OpenShift
6 4 (0.19%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.19%) PaaS
7 3 (0.14%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.14%) GitHub
7 3 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (0.095%) ElastiCache
8 2 (0.095%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.095%) Terremark
8 2 (0.095%) IaaS
9 1 (0.047%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 102 (4.84%) Internet
2 84 (3.98%) HTTP
3 62 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 36 (1.71%) SSL
5 35 (1.66%) Wireless
6 29 (1.38%) FTP
7 28 (1.33%) Firewall
8 21 (1.00%) IPv4
8 21 (1.00%) DNS
9 19 (0.90%) AMQP
10 18 (0.85%) VPN
11 12 (0.57%) LTE
12 11 (0.52%) NFC
12 11 (0.52%) SMS
12 11 (0.52%) SAN
13 10 (0.47%) SMPP
13 10 (0.47%) DHCP
14 8 (0.38%) Intranet
14 8 (0.38%) SSH
15 7 (0.33%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (18.30%) SQL Server
2 224 (10.62%) Relational Database
3 172 (8.16%) MySQL
4 143 (6.78%) DB2
5 129 (6.12%) Oracle Database
6 99 (4.69%) NoSQL
7 97 (4.60%) RDBMS
8 89 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 66 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 56 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 55 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
12 54 (2.56%) Big Data
13 42 (1.99%) Hadoop
14 40 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 35 (1.66%) MongoDB
16 33 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
17 29 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
18 26 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
19 25 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
20 20 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 150 (7.11%) Maven
2 138 (6.54%) Git (software)
3 133 (6.31%) JUnit
4 130 (6.16%) Subversion
5 118 (5.60%) Eclipse
6 113 (5.36%) Jenkins
7 96 (4.55%) Selenium
8 85 (4.03%) Ant
9 82 (3.89%) Visual Studio
10 62 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
11 55 (2.61%) JIRA
12 44 (2.09%) NUnit
13 42 (1.99%) Cucumber
14 31 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
15 30 (1.42%) JBehave
16 28 (1.33%) Hudson
17 27 (1.28%) SpecFlow
18 26 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (1.19%) SoapUI
20 24 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 437 (20.72%) Finance
2 176 (8.35%) Retail
3 110 (5.22%) Banking
4 82 (3.89%) Telecoms
5 68 (3.22%) Marketing
6 65 (3.08%) Games
7 54 (2.56%) Automotive
8 48 (2.28%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 19 (0.90%) Back Office
11 18 (0.85%) Electronics
12 17 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 16 (0.76%) Billing
14 13 (0.62%) Publishing
15 8 (0.38%) Online Betting
16 7 (0.33%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.33%) Legal
17 4 (0.19%) Advertising
18 3 (0.14%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.14%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 1005 (47.65%) Developer
2 584 (27.69%) Java Developer
3 280 (13.28%) Software Engineer
4 235 (11.14%) Analyst
5 222 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 186 (8.82%) Software Developer
7 149 (7.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 145 (6.88%) Architect
9 130 (6.16%) Support Analyst
10 129 (6.12%) Applications Support
11 85 (4.03%) Applications Support Analyst
12 69 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
13 67 (3.18%) Junior
14 66 (3.13%) Graduate
15 64 (3.03%) Consultant
16 58 (2.75%) Java Software Engineer
17 55 (2.61%) Programmer
17 55 (2.61%) Lead Developer
18 51 (2.42%) Project Manager
18 51 (2.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 535 (25.37%) J2EE
2 469 (22.24%) HTML
3 454 (21.53%) XML
4 437 (20.72%) .NET
5 391 (18.54%) Spring
6 383 (18.16%) Web Services
7 367 (17.40%) CSS
8 232 (11.00%) Hibernate
9 196 (9.29%) jQuery
10 171 (8.11%) JSP
11 161 (7.63%) Java EE
12 159 (7.54%) Struts
13 155 (7.35%) SOAP
14 131 (6.21%) Middleware
15 130 (6.16%) RESTful
16 129 (6.12%) REST
17 108 (5.12%) ASP.NET
18 107 (5.07%) HTML5
19 103 (4.88%) JMS
20 98 (4.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 286 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 167 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 139 (6.59%) Open Source
4 99 (4.69%) Mathematics
5 80 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
6 78 (3.70%) Algorithms
7 76 (3.60%) Management Information System
8 68 (3.22%) Mobile App
9 52 (2.47%) User Experience
10 50 (2.37%) PKI
11 33 (1.56%) Physics
12 31 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
13 27 (1.28%) Informatics
14 26 (1.23%) Client/Server
15 25 (1.19%) Device Driver
15 25 (1.19%) Online Games
16 23 (1.09%) N-Tier
17 21 (1.00%) Visualisation
18 19 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
18 19 (0.90%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 509 (24.13%) Linux
2 389 (18.44%) UNIX
3 351 (16.64%) Windows
4 167 (7.92%) Android
5 128 (6.07%) Solaris
6 97 (4.60%) Apple iOS
7 44 (2.09%) AIX
8 43 (2.04%) HPUX
9 38 (1.80%) Windows Phone
10 35 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
12 11 (0.52%) CentOS
13 10 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.33%) Debian
15 7 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.24%) Windows 2000
18 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 658 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
2 505 (23.94%) Software Engineering
3 408 (19.35%) OO
4 263 (12.47%) E-Commerce
5 213 (10.10%) TDD
6 209 (9.91%) Scrum
7 195 (9.25%) MVC
8 193 (9.15%) SOA
9 136 (6.45%) Web Development
10 122 (5.78%) Multithreading
11 118 (5.60%) ITIL
12 102 (4.84%) OOP
12 102 (4.84%) Mentoring
13 89 (4.22%) Continuous Integration
14 87 (4.13%) OOD
15 77 (3.65%) Project Management
16 76 (3.60%) Waterfall
17 74 (3.51%) Unit Testing
17 74 (3.51%) Test Scripting
18 70 (3.32%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 815 (38.64%) SQL
2 537 (25.46%) JavaScript
3 464 (22.00%) C++
4 445 (21.10%) C#
5 282 (13.37%) C
6 256 (12.14%) Python
7 149 (7.06%) PL/SQL
8 126 (5.97%) Perl
9 120 (5.69%) PHP
10 97 (4.60%) Shell Script
11 90 (4.27%) Ruby
12 66 (3.13%) VB
13 57 (2.70%) Bash Shell
14 47 (2.23%) Objective-C
15 40 (1.90%) T-SQL
16 34 (1.61%) VB6
17 33 (1.56%) PowerShell
18 31 (1.47%) Scala
18 31 (1.47%) VB.NET
19 29 (1.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 498 (23.61%) Degree
2 38 (1.80%) ISEB
3 36 (1.71%) Sun Certification
4 33 (1.56%) Security Cleared
5 30 (1.42%) VCP4
6 19 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 17 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 17 (0.81%) PhD
8 14 (0.66%) PMI Certification
9 13 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 12 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.28%) MCP
12 6 (0.28%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.24%) OCP
13 5 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
14 2 (0.095%) MCSE
14 2 (0.095%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (4.84%) QA
2 88 (4.17%) SLA
3 43 (2.04%) ISO 8583
4 10 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.28%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.24%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.19%) DO-178B
10 2 (0.095%) WAI
10 2 (0.095%) IEC 61508
10 2 (0.095%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.095%) GAMP
10 2 (0.095%) GCP
10 2 (0.095%) GMP
11 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.047%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 40 (1.90%) Firmware
2 39 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.19%) Active Directory
4 18 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (0.52%) VirtualBox
6 9 (0.43%) Xen
7 7 (0.33%) Terminal Server
8 6 (0.28%) Samba
8 6 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.28%) KVM
9 5 (0.24%) Docker
9 5 (0.24%) HDFS
9 5 (0.24%) LXC
9 5 (0.24%) XenApp
10 4 (0.19%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.19%) Varnish
10 4 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.095%) Squid
12 1 (0.047%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.047%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 33 (1.56%) Puppet
2 25 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.38%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.28%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.24%) Mesos
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.14%) Opsview
6 3 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.14%) Control-M
7 2 (0.095%) SCCM
7 2 (0.095%) SCOM
8 1 (0.047%) BMC Performance Manager
8 1 (0.047%) Ansible
Vendors
1 625 (29.63%) Oracle
2 230 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 175 (8.30%) IBM
4 53 (2.51%) Sun
5 52 (2.47%) VMware
6 51 (2.42%) hybris
7 48 (2.28%) HP
8 43 (2.04%) Google
9 42 (1.99%) TIBCO
10 37 (1.75%) SAP
11 36 (1.71%) Red Hat
12 35 (1.66%) Demandware
13 31 (1.47%) ATG
14 28 (1.33%) Atlassian
14 28 (1.33%) BEA
15 25 (1.19%) Ogone
16 23 (1.09%) Micro Focus
17 19 (0.90%) DataCash
18 16 (0.76%) Citrix
19 15 (0.71%) Sybase
Saffron Walden, Essex
Computer People
Salary: Upwards of £45k + bonus
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits package
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits package
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Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 Per Annum
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Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + (Benefits)
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £60000 per annum + bens- bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Substantial Large company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Substantial Large Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent +bonus+benefits
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