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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 997 1040 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.18% 13.01% 12.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.99% 24.90% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 826 845 842
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
3990 4176 4424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.75% 52.26% 57.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3580 3920
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +1 377 £45,000 +10.42% 57
Hertfordshire -1 311 £50,000 - 21
Essex +1 123 £41,750 -7.22% 17
Suffolk +17 117 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Bedfordshire -26 46 £43,750 +9.37% 12
Norfolk +19 28 £38,500 +37.50% 4
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 937 (48.37%) SQL
2 630 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
3 554 (28.60%) JavaScript
4 513 (26.48%) HTML
5 504 (26.02%) Spring
6 483 (24.94%) Degree
6 483 (24.94%) Oracle
7 464 (23.95%) J2EE
8 417 (21.53%) Linux
9 409 (21.12%) C#
10 397 (20.50%) Software Engineering
11 386 (19.93%) C++
12 370 (19.10%) OO
13 362 (18.69%) CSS
14 357 (18.43%) XML
15 351 (18.12%) Finance
16 322 (16.62%) Computer Science
17 310 (16.00%) Windows
18 297 (15.33%) .NET
19 296 (15.28%) Hibernate
20 290 (14.97%) Scrum
21 289 (14.92%) Web Services
22 281 (14.51%) SQL Server
23 277 (14.30%) Tomcat
24 249 (12.85%) UNIX
25 220 (11.36%) Python
26 207 (10.69%) TDD
27 204 (10.53%) C
28 201 (10.38%) Subversion
29 193 (9.96%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 277 (14.30%) Tomcat
2 179 (9.24%) JBoss
3 171 (8.83%) WebSphere
4 155 (8.00%) Apache
5 121 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 57 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 44 (2.27%) IIS
8 30 (1.55%) CMS
9 27 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
10 25 (1.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 22 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
12 19 (0.98%) MQSeries
13 17 (0.88%) SharePoint
14 15 (0.77%) Node.js
15 13 (0.67%) IBM HTTP Server
16 12 (0.62%) Drupal
16 12 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
17 10 (0.52%) GlassFish
18 8 (0.41%) Zope
18 8 (0.41%) Plone
Applications
1 63 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.01%) MS Office
3 11 (0.57%) MS Project
4 6 (0.31%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.31%) AutoCAD
4 6 (0.31%) SOLIDWORKS
4 6 (0.31%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 6 (0.31%) Revit
4 6 (0.31%) MicroStation
4 6 (0.31%) Solid Edge
4 6 (0.31%) Siemens NX
4 6 (0.31%) PTC Creo
5 4 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.052%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 34 (1.76%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (0.52%) Magento
3 9 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.41%) Fredhopper
5 7 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.31%) assyst
7 4 (0.21%) SAP SRM
8 3 (0.15%) AWD
8 3 (0.15%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.10%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.10%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.10%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.10%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.29%) SaaS
3 12 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.41%) OpenShift
6 4 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.10%) GitHub
8 1 (0.052%) Boomi
8 1 (0.052%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.052%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (4.54%) HTTP
2 68 (3.51%) Internet
3 31 (1.60%) Firewall
4 30 (1.55%) SSL
5 28 (1.45%) DNS
6 27 (1.39%) TCP/IP
7 23 (1.19%) Wireless
7 23 (1.19%) AMQP
8 22 (1.14%) FTP
9 20 (1.03%) LTE
10 18 (0.93%) VoLTE
10 18 (0.93%) INAP
10 18 (0.93%) SS7
10 18 (0.93%) DHCP
11 7 (0.36%) HTTPS
12 6 (0.31%) SSH
13 5 (0.26%) Intranet
13 5 (0.26%) Network Security
14 4 (0.21%) Ethernet
14 4 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 192 (9.91%) MySQL
3 153 (7.90%) Oracle Database
4 119 (6.14%) Relational Database
5 90 (4.65%) NoSQL
6 73 (3.77%) DB2
7 65 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
8 59 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 50 (2.58%) MongoDB
10 45 (2.32%) Big Data
10 45 (2.32%) RDBMS
11 41 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 37 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
14 22 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
15 21 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
16 20 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
16 20 (1.03%) Sybase ASE
16 20 (1.03%) DbVisualizer
17 16 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 201 (10.38%) Subversion
2 155 (8.00%) Selenium
3 150 (7.74%) Git (software)
4 128 (6.61%) Eclipse
5 120 (6.20%) Maven
6 111 (5.73%) JUnit
7 88 (4.54%) Jenkins
8 72 (3.72%) JIRA
9 68 (3.51%) Ant
10 55 (2.84%) Cucumber
11 41 (2.12%) SoapUI
12 39 (2.01%) JMeter
13 34 (1.76%) HP UFT
14 33 (1.70%) LoadRunner
14 33 (1.70%) Visual Studio
15 21 (1.08%) WebDriver
16 19 (0.98%) Eclipse RCP
17 18 (0.93%) Gradle
18 17 (0.88%) Rational Application Developer
19 14 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 351 (18.12%) Finance
2 153 (7.90%) Games
3 106 (5.47%) Telecoms
4 84 (4.34%) Retail
5 60 (3.10%) Marketing
6 53 (2.74%) Automotive
7 49 (2.53%) Banking
8 27 (1.39%) Billing
9 24 (1.24%) Electronics
10 20 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 18 (0.93%) Online Betting
12 13 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.57%) Aerospace
14 10 (0.52%) Advertising
15 9 (0.46%) Publishing
16 7 (0.36%) Back Office
17 5 (0.26%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.26%) Local Government
18 4 (0.21%) Front Office
19 2 (0.10%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1097 (56.63%) Developer
2 660 (34.07%) Java Developer
3 230 (11.87%) Software Engineer
4 216 (11.15%) Software Developer
5 167 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 163 (8.42%) Analyst
7 125 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 111 (5.73%) Graduate
9 93 (4.80%) Web Developer
10 90 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 86 (4.44%) Architect
11 86 (4.44%) Tester
12 79 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
13 76 (3.92%) Programmer
14 67 (3.46%) Applications Support
14 67 (3.46%) Development Manager
15 62 (3.20%) Consultant
15 62 (3.20%) Junior
15 62 (3.20%) Java Software Engineer
16 61 (3.15%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 513 (26.48%) HTML
2 504 (26.02%) Spring
3 464 (23.95%) J2EE
4 362 (18.69%) CSS
5 357 (18.43%) XML
6 297 (15.33%) .NET
7 296 (15.28%) Hibernate
8 289 (14.92%) Web Services
9 192 (9.91%) Struts
10 184 (9.50%) jQuery
11 128 (6.61%) SOAP
12 119 (6.14%) REST
13 118 (6.09%) JSP
14 114 (5.89%) Java EE
15 113 (5.83%) HTML5
16 103 (5.32%) Servlets
17 91 (4.70%) XSLT
18 88 (4.54%) JPA
19 76 (3.92%) Spring MVC
20 74 (3.82%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 322 (16.62%) Computer Science
2 170 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (6.04%) Online Games
4 111 (5.73%) Mathematics
5 71 (3.67%) Mobile App
6 52 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
7 51 (2.63%) Algorithms
8 39 (2.01%) Physics
9 37 (1.91%) User Experience
10 36 (1.86%) Management Information System
11 31 (1.60%) Client/Server
12 30 (1.55%) Pocket PC
12 30 (1.55%) iSeries
13 20 (1.03%) Data Structures
13 20 (1.03%) GIS
14 17 (0.88%) Device Driver
15 16 (0.83%) Internet of Things
15 16 (0.83%) Informatics
16 15 (0.77%) Visualisation
16 15 (0.77%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 417 (21.53%) Linux
2 310 (16.00%) Windows
3 249 (12.85%) UNIX
4 153 (7.90%) Android
5 114 (5.89%) Apple iOS
6 73 (3.77%) Solaris
7 47 (2.43%) AIX
8 35 (1.81%) CentOS
9 25 (1.29%) Embedded Linux
10 14 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.72%) HPUX
10 14 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.36%) Windows 2000
13 7 (0.36%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.21%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 630 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
2 397 (20.50%) Software Engineering
3 370 (19.10%) OO
4 290 (14.97%) Scrum
5 207 (10.69%) TDD
6 193 (9.96%) MVC
7 167 (8.62%) SDLC
8 149 (7.69%) SOA
9 138 (7.12%) Web Development
9 138 (7.12%) Unit Testing
10 136 (7.02%) E-Commerce
11 117 (6.04%) Mentoring
12 108 (5.58%) Multithreading
13 102 (5.27%) OOP
14 88 (4.54%) ITIL
15 82 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
16 79 (4.08%) Open Source
16 79 (4.08%) Project Management
17 78 (4.03%) Automated Testing
18 76 (3.92%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 937 (48.37%) SQL
2 554 (28.60%) JavaScript
3 409 (21.12%) C#
4 386 (19.93%) C++
5 220 (11.36%) Python
6 204 (10.53%) C
7 173 (8.93%) PL/SQL
8 133 (6.87%) Perl
9 130 (6.71%) PHP
10 81 (4.18%) Ruby
11 80 (4.13%) Objective-C
12 67 (3.46%) Bash Shell
13 53 (2.74%) Shell Script
14 38 (1.96%) Scala
15 34 (1.76%) T-SQL
15 34 (1.76%) VB
16 32 (1.65%) VB.NET
17 24 (1.24%) Go
18 20 (1.03%) RPG
19 19 (0.98%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 483 (24.94%) Degree
2 36 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (1.76%) Security Cleared
4 32 (1.65%) MCP
5 26 (1.34%) ISEB
6 19 (0.98%) PhD
7 17 (0.88%) Sun Certification
8 15 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 15 (0.77%) ISTQB
9 13 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (0.46%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.41%) CISSP
12 8 (0.41%) CISM
13 6 (0.31%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.26%) RHCE
15 4 (0.21%) AWS Certification
16 3 (0.15%) LPIC
16 3 (0.15%) Postgraduate
16 3 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (5.73%) QA
2 44 (2.27%) SLA
3 14 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.72%) ISO 8583
4 13 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.21%) RosettaNet
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.052%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (2.12%) Firmware
2 28 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.93%) Xen
4 17 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (0.67%) Active Directory
6 12 (0.62%) VirtualBox
7 11 (0.57%) Postfix
8 8 (0.41%) KVM
8 8 (0.41%) Varnish
8 8 (0.41%) qmail
9 6 (0.31%) XenApp
10 5 (0.26%) Docker
10 5 (0.26%) LXC
10 5 (0.26%) iptables
10 5 (0.26%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 3 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.10%) NFS
12 2 (0.10%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (2.01%) Puppet
2 22 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.52%) HAProxy
3 10 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (0.41%) systemd
5 5 (0.26%) Mesos
5 5 (0.26%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.21%) Opsview
7 3 (0.15%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.10%) SCCM
8 2 (0.10%) SCOM
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.10%) Ansible
8 2 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.052%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.052%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.052%) Control-M
Vendors
1 483 (24.94%) Oracle
2 188 (9.71%) Microsoft
3 135 (6.97%) IBM
4 65 (3.36%) SAP
5 44 (2.27%) HP
6 42 (2.17%) Red Hat
7 37 (1.91%) VMware
8 35 (1.81%) Sun
9 29 (1.50%) WorldPay
10 25 (1.29%) Sybase
11 24 (1.24%) Google
12 18 (0.93%) Xamarin
13 17 (0.88%) Jaspersoft
14 15 (0.77%) Demandware
14 15 (0.77%) hybris
15 13 (0.67%) Atlassian
16 12 (0.62%) New Relic
17 11 (0.57%) ATG
17 11 (0.57%) Citrix
18 10 (0.52%) Autodesk
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