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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 928 1019 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.87% 13.06% 13.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.77% 25.36% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 790 822 803
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
3747 4018 4098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.97% 51.51% 56.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3301 3381 3664
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +1 333 £45,000 +12.50% 65
Hertfordshire 0 314 £52,500 +10.52% 41
Essex 0 134 £41,000 -3.52% 15
Suffolk +17 94 £39,000 -2.50% 7
Bedfordshire -31 38 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Norfolk +21 21 £35,000 +9.37% 4
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 908 (48.82%) SQL
2 661 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
3 526 (28.28%) Spring
4 513 (27.58%) JavaScript
5 462 (24.84%) Oracle
6 461 (24.78%) HTML
7 452 (24.30%) Degree
8 426 (22.90%) J2EE
9 370 (19.89%) C#
9 370 (19.89%) Software Engineering
10 367 (19.73%) Linux
11 357 (19.19%) OO
12 338 (18.17%) C++
13 329 (17.69%) Hibernate
14 326 (17.53%) Finance
14 326 (17.53%) CSS
15 325 (17.47%) XML
16 297 (15.97%) Scrum
16 297 (15.97%) Computer Science
17 281 (15.11%) Web Services
18 267 (14.35%) Windows
19 265 (14.25%) Tomcat
20 259 (13.92%) SQL Server
21 245 (13.17%) .NET
22 224 (12.04%) UNIX
23 215 (11.56%) Python
24 205 (11.02%) TDD
25 200 (10.75%) MVC
26 189 (10.16%) Struts
27 187 (10.05%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 265 (14.25%) Tomcat
2 169 (9.09%) Apache
3 167 (8.98%) JBoss
4 155 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 102 (5.48%) WebLogic
6 57 (3.06%) WebSphere Application Server
7 43 (2.31%) IIS
8 33 (1.77%) Apache ServiceMix
9 26 (1.40%) CMS
10 19 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 18 (0.97%) MQSeries
11 18 (0.97%) Node.js
12 17 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
13 15 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (0.75%) SharePoint
15 13 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
16 10 (0.54%) GlassFish
16 10 (0.54%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
17 9 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 59 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 47 (2.53%) MS Office
3 9 (0.48%) MS Project
4 6 (0.32%) AutoCAD
4 6 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
4 6 (0.32%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 6 (0.32%) Revit
4 6 (0.32%) MicroStation
4 6 (0.32%) Solid Edge
4 6 (0.32%) Siemens NX
4 6 (0.32%) PTC Creo
5 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.054%) PaintShop Pro
7 1 (0.054%) Maya
7 1 (0.054%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.054%) Blender
Business Applications
1 34 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.43%) Fredhopper
3 8 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.27%) Magento
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.22%) SAP SRM
7 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.16%) assyst
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.11%) AWD
8 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.11%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.11%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.11%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.08%) SaaS
3 13 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.59%) OpenShift
5 4 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.16%) Boomi
6 3 (0.16%) GitHub
7 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.11%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.054%) PaaS
8 1 (0.054%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 78 (4.19%) HTTP
2 68 (3.66%) Internet
3 35 (1.88%) Firewall
4 28 (1.51%) FTP
5 26 (1.40%) SSL
6 24 (1.29%) DNS
7 23 (1.24%) TCP/IP
8 22 (1.18%) Wireless
9 19 (1.02%) AMQP
10 14 (0.75%) DHCP
10 14 (0.75%) LTE
11 12 (0.65%) VoLTE
11 12 (0.65%) INAP
11 12 (0.65%) SS7
12 9 (0.48%) SSH
13 7 (0.38%) Network Security
14 5 (0.27%) Telnet
14 5 (0.27%) Intranet
14 5 (0.27%) PuTTY
15 4 (0.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 174 (9.35%) MySQL
3 164 (8.82%) Oracle Database
4 108 (5.81%) Relational Database
5 101 (5.43%) NoSQL
6 64 (3.44%) DB2
7 61 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
8 60 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 57 (3.06%) MongoDB
10 53 (2.85%) Big Data
11 41 (2.20%) RDBMS
12 32 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 29 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (1.18%) Hadoop
15 21 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
16 20 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
16 20 (1.08%) Sybase ASE
17 19 (1.02%) DbVisualizer
18 18 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
18 18 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 187 (10.05%) Subversion
2 173 (9.30%) Selenium
3 155 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 124 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 119 (6.40%) Maven
6 115 (6.18%) JUnit
7 95 (5.11%) Jenkins
8 77 (4.14%) JIRA
9 60 (3.23%) Cucumber
10 56 (3.01%) Ant
11 43 (2.31%) SoapUI
12 40 (2.15%) JMeter
13 38 (2.04%) HP UFT
14 29 (1.56%) LoadRunner
15 25 (1.34%) Eclipse RCP
16 23 (1.24%) WebDriver
17 22 (1.18%) Visual Studio
18 20 (1.08%) Gradle
19 17 (0.91%) Rational Application Developer
20 16 (0.86%) NUnit
General
1 326 (17.53%) Finance
2 140 (7.53%) Games
3 90 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 81 (4.35%) Retail
5 53 (2.85%) Marketing
6 50 (2.69%) Automotive
7 44 (2.37%) Banking
8 21 (1.13%) Billing
9 20 (1.08%) Electronics
10 18 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (0.75%) Online Betting
13 12 (0.65%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.48%) Advertising
15 5 (0.27%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.27%) Local Government
16 4 (0.22%) Front Office
17 3 (0.16%) Publishing
18 2 (0.11%) Military
19 1 (0.054%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1049 (56.40%) Developer
2 642 (34.52%) Java Developer
3 220 (11.83%) Software Engineer
4 187 (10.05%) Software Developer
5 164 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 159 (8.55%) Analyst
7 130 (6.99%) Senior Java Developer
8 111 (5.97%) Graduate
9 93 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 89 (4.78%) Tester
11 88 (4.73%) Web Developer
12 85 (4.57%) Architect
13 84 (4.52%) Programmer
14 81 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
15 70 (3.76%) Development Manager
15 70 (3.76%) Java Software Engineer
16 65 (3.49%) Junior
17 61 (3.28%) Java Programmer
18 56 (3.01%) Consultant
19 54 (2.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 526 (28.28%) Spring
2 461 (24.78%) HTML
3 426 (22.90%) J2EE
4 329 (17.69%) Hibernate
5 326 (17.53%) CSS
6 325 (17.47%) XML
7 281 (15.11%) Web Services
8 245 (13.17%) .NET
9 189 (10.16%) Struts
10 170 (9.14%) jQuery
11 134 (7.20%) REST
12 132 (7.10%) SOAP
13 116 (6.24%) Java EE
14 106 (5.70%) JSP
15 105 (5.65%) Servlets
16 97 (5.22%) HTML5
17 88 (4.73%) JPA
18 81 (4.35%) XSLT
19 80 (4.30%) Spring MVC
20 78 (4.19%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 297 (15.97%) Computer Science
2 140 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 111 (5.97%) Online Games
4 108 (5.81%) Mathematics
5 71 (3.82%) Mobile App
6 46 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 43 (2.31%) Algorithms
8 32 (1.72%) User Experience
9 31 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 30 (1.61%) iSeries
11 29 (1.56%) Physics
12 25 (1.34%) Pocket PC
13 24 (1.29%) Client/Server
14 21 (1.13%) GIS
15 20 (1.08%) Data Structures
16 16 (0.86%) Internet of Things
17 15 (0.81%) Device Driver
18 14 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
19 13 (0.70%) Chemistry
20 12 (0.65%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 367 (19.73%) Linux
2 267 (14.35%) Windows
3 224 (12.04%) UNIX
4 133 (7.15%) Android
5 100 (5.38%) Apple iOS
6 66 (3.55%) Solaris
7 44 (2.37%) AIX
8 28 (1.51%) CentOS
9 26 (1.40%) Embedded Linux
10 13 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (0.54%) Windows 2000
13 9 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (0.38%) HPUX
16 6 (0.32%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.22%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone
18 3 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 661 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
2 370 (19.89%) Software Engineering
3 357 (19.19%) OO
4 297 (15.97%) Scrum
5 205 (11.02%) TDD
6 200 (10.75%) MVC
7 161 (8.66%) Unit Testing
8 154 (8.28%) SDLC
9 140 (7.53%) SOA
10 129 (6.94%) Mentoring
11 125 (6.72%) Web Development
12 116 (6.24%) E-Commerce
13 114 (6.13%) Multithreading
14 89 (4.78%) OOP
15 88 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
16 83 (4.46%) Automated Testing
17 80 (4.30%) ITIL
18 79 (4.25%) Project Management
19 78 (4.19%) Open Source
20 73 (3.92%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 908 (48.82%) SQL
2 513 (27.58%) JavaScript
3 370 (19.89%) C#
4 338 (18.17%) C++
5 215 (11.56%) Python
6 176 (9.46%) C
7 172 (9.25%) PL/SQL
8 123 (6.61%) Perl
9 111 (5.97%) PHP
10 74 (3.98%) Ruby
11 72 (3.87%) Objective-C
12 65 (3.49%) Bash Shell
13 47 (2.53%) Scala
14 46 (2.47%) Shell Script
15 31 (1.67%) VB
15 31 (1.67%) VB.NET
16 25 (1.34%) T-SQL
17 22 (1.18%) XPath
18 20 (1.08%) Go
18 20 (1.08%) RPG
Qualifications
1 452 (24.30%) Degree
2 41 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 32 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (1.56%) ISEB
5 27 (1.45%) MCP
6 20 (1.08%) PhD
7 19 (1.02%) Sun Certification
8 18 (0.97%) ISTQB
9 13 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (0.65%) SC Cleared
11 11 (0.59%) CISSP
11 11 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.43%) CISM
13 5 (0.27%) RHCE
14 4 (0.22%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.22%) AWS Certification
15 3 (0.16%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.16%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (6.40%) QA
2 34 (1.83%) SLA
3 14 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.22%) RosettaNet
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.054%) WAI
7 1 (0.054%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (1.24%) Firmware
2 20 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (0.65%) Xen
5 11 (0.59%) VirtualBox
6 10 (0.54%) Postfix
6 10 (0.54%) Active Directory
7 8 (0.43%) qmail
7 8 (0.43%) Varnish
8 7 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.22%) iptables
10 3 (0.16%) XenApp
10 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.11%) NFS
11 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.11%) vSphere
11 2 (0.11%) KVM
11 2 (0.11%) Docker
12 1 (0.054%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.054%) Squid
Systems Management
1 47 (2.53%) Puppet
2 20 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.54%) HAProxy
5 8 (0.43%) systemd
6 4 (0.22%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.11%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.054%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.054%) Ansible
8 1 (0.054%) Opsview
8 1 (0.054%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.054%) Control-M
Vendors
1 462 (24.84%) Oracle
2 172 (9.25%) Microsoft
3 151 (8.12%) IBM
4 68 (3.66%) SAP
5 35 (1.88%) HP
5 35 (1.88%) Red Hat
6 32 (1.72%) Google
6 32 (1.72%) WorldPay
7 31 (1.67%) VMware
8 29 (1.56%) Sun
9 24 (1.29%) Sybase
10 17 (0.91%) Jaspersoft
11 16 (0.86%) Xamarin
12 14 (0.75%) hybris
13 11 (0.59%) Intel
14 10 (0.54%) Adobe
15 9 (0.48%) BEA
15 9 (0.48%) webMethods
15 9 (0.48%) Remedy
15 9 (0.48%) Autodesk
Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sword Technology Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + .
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: upto £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago