The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 1330 1105 1451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.35% 12.89% 15.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.39% 22.70% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 956 1147
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,871 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5039 4868 5645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 58.15% 56.78% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4247 4318 4709
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +6 473 £40,000 - 86
Hertfordshire +7 442 £47,500 +5.55% 39
Essex +9 199 £47,500 - 13
Bedfordshire +16 99 £43,000 +56.36% 2
Suffolk -10 81 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Norfolk +3 42 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 898 (39.70%) SQL
2 692 (30.59%) Oracle
3 655 (28.96%) Degree
4 586 (25.91%) OO
5 549 (24.27%) JavaScript
6 548 (24.23%) C#
7 544 (24.05%) Linux
8 541 (23.92%) .NET
9 512 (22.63%) HTML
10 465 (20.56%) J2EE
11 446 (19.72%) Finance
12 436 (19.27%) Software Engineering
13 432 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
14 428 (18.92%) C++
15 404 (17.86%) UNIX
16 400 (17.68%) Web Services
17 393 (17.37%) Computer Science
18 365 (16.14%) CSS
19 354 (15.65%) XML
20 329 (14.54%) Windows
21 327 (14.46%) PHP
22 318 (14.06%) SQL Server
22 318 (14.06%) E-Commerce
23 277 (12.25%) Spring
24 275 (12.16%) Python
25 272 (12.02%) Scrum
26 268 (11.85%) C
27 260 (11.49%) Tomcat
28 245 (10.83%) Perl
29 235 (10.39%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 260 (11.49%) Tomcat
2 197 (8.71%) WebSphere
3 152 (6.72%) WebLogic
4 150 (6.63%) Apache
5 118 (5.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 94 (4.16%) IIS
7 60 (2.65%) MQSeries
8 43 (1.90%) SharePoint
9 40 (1.77%) IBM HTTP Server
10 37 (1.64%) CMS
11 31 (1.37%) Confluence
12 27 (1.19%) Drupal
13 22 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 21 (0.93%) GlassFish
15 18 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
16 17 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
17 16 (0.71%) Node.js
18 13 (0.57%) Documentum
19 11 (0.49%) MS Exchange
20 9 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 64 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 54 (2.39%) MS Office
3 8 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.27%) FrameMaker
4 6 (0.27%) Acrobat
4 6 (0.27%) LaTeX
5 5 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.18%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.088%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.044%) Blender
8 1 (0.044%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.044%) MS Project
8 1 (0.044%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.044%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.044%) Maya
8 1 (0.044%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 100 (4.42%) Magento
2 93 (4.11%) Oracle CRM
3 12 (0.53%) assyst
4 11 (0.49%) FastVal
4 11 (0.49%) SunGard APT
5 8 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.27%) Fredhopper
7 5 (0.22%) Aligne
7 5 (0.22%) ZaiNet
8 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.13%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.13%) SAP MM
10 2 (0.088%) BASE24
10 2 (0.088%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.088%) SAP BPC
11 1 (0.044%) ResourceLink
11 1 (0.044%) Temenos T24
11 1 (0.044%) AWD
11 1 (0.044%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 73 (3.23%) SaaS
2 15 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.53%) Google App Engine
5 8 (0.35%) Force.com
6 7 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.088%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.044%) IaaS
9 1 (0.044%) Heroku
9 1 (0.044%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (5.17%) Internet
1 117 (5.17%) HTTP
2 47 (2.08%) DNS
3 46 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 44 (1.95%) Wireless
5 42 (1.86%) FTP
6 38 (1.68%) LTE
7 35 (1.55%) SAN
8 34 (1.50%) Firewall
9 32 (1.41%) SS7
10 26 (1.15%) VoLTE
11 21 (0.93%) SMS
12 20 (0.88%) DHCP
13 19 (0.84%) NFC
14 18 (0.80%) INAP
15 17 (0.75%) VPN
16 16 (0.71%) SSL
17 15 (0.66%) X.509
17 15 (0.66%) LDAP
18 14 (0.62%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 235 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 158 (6.98%) DB2
4 148 (6.54%) MySQL
5 96 (4.24%) Oracle Database
6 78 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 74 (3.27%) RDBMS
8 63 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 46 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 44 (1.95%) Big Data
11 39 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (1.50%) Informix
12 34 (1.50%) Data Mining
13 31 (1.37%) Hadoop
14 27 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
16 22 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
18 16 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 12 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 176 (7.78%) Eclipse
2 135 (5.97%) Maven
3 125 (5.53%) Subversion
4 99 (4.38%) Visual Studio
5 80 (3.54%) JUnit
6 75 (3.32%) Git (software)
7 64 (2.83%) Selenium
8 53 (2.34%) Ant
9 49 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
10 32 (1.41%) Jenkins
11 31 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
12 28 (1.24%) MyEclipse
13 26 (1.15%) Mercurial
14 19 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
15 17 (0.75%) MSTest
16 15 (0.66%) JIRA
16 15 (0.66%) NUnit
17 14 (0.62%) MSBuild
18 12 (0.53%) Rational Application Developer
19 11 (0.49%) WiX
General
1 446 (19.72%) Finance
2 190 (8.40%) Marketing
3 135 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 134 (5.92%) Retail
5 88 (3.89%) Banking
6 69 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 50 (2.21%) Automotive
8 46 (2.03%) Games
9 30 (1.33%) Advertising
9 30 (1.33%) Publishing
10 27 (1.19%) Electronics
11 25 (1.11%) Billing
12 17 (0.75%) Multimedia
13 15 (0.66%) Online Betting
14 8 (0.35%) Back Office
14 8 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.31%) German Language
16 6 (0.27%) Law
17 5 (0.22%) Investment Banking
17 5 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1069 (47.26%) Developer
2 524 (23.17%) Java Developer
3 278 (12.29%) Software Engineer
4 276 (12.20%) Analyst
5 185 (8.18%) Software Developer
6 156 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 134 (5.92%) Architect
8 115 (5.08%) Support Analyst
9 107 (4.73%) Consultant
10 98 (4.33%) Senior Java Developer
11 91 (4.02%) Test Engineer
12 86 (3.80%) Java Software Engineer
13 84 (3.71%) Web Developer
13 84 (3.71%) Programmer
14 78 (3.45%) Graduate
15 75 (3.32%) Project Manager
16 74 (3.27%) Junior
17 70 (3.09%) Tester
18 68 (3.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
19 67 (2.96%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 541 (23.92%) .NET
2 512 (22.63%) HTML
3 465 (20.56%) J2EE
4 400 (17.68%) Web Services
5 365 (16.14%) CSS
6 354 (15.65%) XML
7 277 (12.25%) Spring
8 224 (9.90%) JSP
9 211 (9.33%) jQuery
10 181 (8.00%) Hibernate
11 155 (6.85%) HTML5
12 154 (6.81%) Struts
13 140 (6.19%) Ajax
14 136 (6.01%) ASP.NET
15 124 (5.48%) Java EE
15 124 (5.48%) SOAP
16 123 (5.44%) XSLT
17 119 (5.26%) Middleware
18 98 (4.33%) REST
19 92 (4.07%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 393 (17.37%) Computer Science
2 190 (8.40%) Mathematics
3 109 (4.82%) Mobile App
4 97 (4.29%) Open Source
5 74 (3.27%) Physics
6 38 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (1.15%) GIS
8 23 (1.02%) PKI
9 22 (0.97%) Social Media
10 20 (0.88%) Blackberry
10 20 (0.88%) Informatics
11 19 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
11 19 (0.84%) Online Games
12 18 (0.80%) Management Information System
13 17 (0.75%) Clustering
14 16 (0.71%) Smartphone
14 16 (0.71%) iPhone
15 15 (0.66%) Visualisation
15 15 (0.66%) Robotics
15 15 (0.66%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 544 (24.05%) Linux
2 404 (17.86%) UNIX
3 329 (14.54%) Windows
4 181 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 160 (7.07%) Android
6 109 (4.82%) Solaris
7 62 (2.74%) AIX
8 37 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (1.19%) Mac OS X
11 26 (1.15%) Windows Phone
12 22 (0.97%) CentOS
13 20 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (0.75%) Windows 2000
15 9 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
17 6 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
18 5 (0.22%) Ubuntu
19 4 (0.18%) Debian
20 3 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 586 (25.91%) OO
2 436 (19.27%) Software Engineering
3 432 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
4 318 (14.06%) E-Commerce
5 272 (12.02%) Scrum
6 234 (10.34%) TDD
7 177 (7.82%) Web Development
8 159 (7.03%) MVC
9 135 (5.97%) OOP
10 124 (5.48%) CRM
11 115 (5.08%) OOD
12 110 (4.86%) SOA
13 109 (4.82%) Multithreading
14 96 (4.24%) UML
15 94 (4.16%) Android Development
16 92 (4.07%) Unit Testing
17 87 (3.85%) Test Automation
18 71 (3.14%) Test Scripting
19 70 (3.09%) Project Management
19 70 (3.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 898 (39.70%) SQL
2 549 (24.27%) JavaScript
3 548 (24.23%) C#
4 428 (18.92%) C++
5 327 (14.46%) PHP
6 275 (12.16%) Python
7 268 (11.85%) C
8 245 (10.83%) Perl
9 102 (4.51%) PL/SQL
10 97 (4.29%) VB
11 96 (4.24%) Ruby
12 61 (2.70%) VB.NET
13 60 (2.65%) Bash Shell
14 46 (2.03%) VBScript
15 41 (1.81%) Shell Script
16 40 (1.77%) Objective-C
17 28 (1.24%) Tcl
17 28 (1.24%) T-SQL
18 24 (1.06%) VBA
19 22 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 655 (28.96%) Degree
2 36 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 30 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 29 (1.28%) ISEB
5 19 (0.84%) Sun Certification
6 17 (0.75%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.44%) PhD
8 9 (0.40%) PMP
9 8 (0.35%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.31%) MCDBA
10 7 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.18%) CISSP
11 4 (0.18%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.13%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.088%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.088%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.088%) HNC
14 1 (0.044%) Chartered Engineer
14 1 (0.044%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (6.81%) QA
2 29 (1.28%) ISO 8583
3 23 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.88%) SLA
5 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.044%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.044%) WAI
6 1 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.49%) XenApp
4 9 (0.40%) KVM
4 9 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.18%) Cygwin
6 3 (0.13%) NFS
6 3 (0.13%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.088%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.088%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.088%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.044%) Squid
Systems Management
1 28 (1.24%) Puppet
2 23 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (0.84%) OpenSSO
4 9 (0.40%) Tivoli
5 8 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (0.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (0.18%) Netcool
7 4 (0.18%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 4 (0.18%) Control-M
7 4 (0.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 4 (0.18%) SCOM
8 3 (0.13%) Nagios
9 2 (0.088%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.044%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.044%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.044%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 692 (30.59%) Oracle
2 222 (9.81%) Microsoft
3 174 (7.69%) JBoss
4 154 (6.81%) SAP
5 105 (4.64%) JD Edwards
6 97 (4.29%) IBM
7 58 (2.56%) Sun
8 55 (2.43%) Sybase
9 42 (1.86%) VMware
10 39 (1.72%) Red Hat
11 35 (1.55%) Atlassian
12 34 (1.50%) Adobe
13 33 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
14 31 (1.37%) Google
15 27 (1.19%) TIBCO
16 25 (1.11%) hybris
17 23 (1.02%) Citrix
18 20 (0.88%) Demandware
19 18 (0.80%) DevExpress
20 17 (0.75%) HP
Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 5 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates (+ Benefits)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Guru Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg. (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k & Excellent Corporate Benefits & Ca
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 3 days ago