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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 1004 929 1308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.36% 12.26% 15.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.81% 22.92% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 841 783 1093
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3485 4053 4995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 49.84% 53.49% 58.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2984 3457 4221
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +11 436 £45,000 - 65
Hertfordshire +4 292 £50,000 +7.52% 33
Suffolk 0 92 £37,500 -3.84% 11
Bedfordshire +2 78 £50,000 +8.69% 13
Essex +2 76 £47,500 +8.26% 13
Norfolk +5 29 £48,175 +13.35% 2
East Anglia - 1 - - 1
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 833 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 653 (33.47%) SQL
3 537 (27.52%) Degree
4 491 (25.17%) Computer Science
5 485 (24.86%) JavaScript
6 469 (24.04%) Software Engineering
7 465 (23.83%) Oracle
8 449 (23.01%) HTML
9 414 (21.22%) Web Services
10 387 (19.84%) C#
11 377 (19.32%) J2EE
12 373 (19.12%) C++
13 359 (18.40%) CSS
14 352 (18.04%) Finance
15 350 (17.94%) Spring
16 348 (17.84%) Linux
17 323 (16.56%) .NET
18 304 (15.58%) Scrum
19 285 (14.61%) OO
20 266 (13.63%) XML
21 260 (13.33%) Python
22 250 (12.81%) Unix
23 236 (12.10%) REST
24 225 (11.53%) SQL Server
25 221 (11.33%) Windows
26 213 (10.92%) C
27 212 (10.87%) Hibernate
28 210 (10.76%) SOAP
29 207 (10.61%) TDD
30 198 (10.15%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 177 (9.07%) JBoss
2 171 (8.76%) Tomcat
3 155 (7.94%) WebSphere
4 145 (7.43%) WebLogic
5 110 (5.64%) Apache
6 61 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 46 (2.36%) Node.js
8 37 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
9 33 (1.69%) Apache ServiceMix
9 33 (1.69%) IIS
10 28 (1.44%) Apache Pig
11 26 (1.33%) Apache Spark
12 20 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
13 18 (0.92%) GlassFish
14 17 (0.87%) CMS
15 12 (0.62%) SharePoint
16 10 (0.51%) Apache Solr
16 10 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.51%) Confluence
17 8 (0.41%) Mule
Applications
1 83 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 49 (2.51%) MS Office
3 5 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.15%) DOC1
5 3 (0.15%) MS Project
6 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.051%) SPSS
7 1 (0.051%) Weka
Business Applications
1 7 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.26%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.15%) Exstream
4 2 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.051%) Magento
5 1 (0.051%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.051%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.051%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 137 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
3 50 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 18 (0.92%) GitHub
6 17 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (0.51%) SaaS
10 6 (0.31%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (0.26%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.26%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.21%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.21%) IBM SmartCloud
13 3 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.15%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.10%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 77 (3.95%) Internet
2 45 (2.31%) HTTP
3 34 (1.74%) SSL
4 29 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 21 (1.08%) DNS
6 20 (1.03%) Firewall
7 19 (0.97%) FTP
7 19 (0.97%) SSH
8 18 (0.92%) LDAP
9 16 (0.82%) LTE
9 16 (0.82%) VoLTE
10 13 (0.67%) SS7
11 9 (0.46%) Intelligent Network
11 9 (0.46%) NGN
12 8 (0.41%) Telnet
13 7 (0.36%) Value-Added Service
14 6 (0.31%) BIG-IP
14 6 (0.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 5 (0.26%) Intranet
15 5 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (11.53%) SQL Server
2 173 (8.87%) NoSQL
3 153 (7.84%) Big Data
4 149 (7.64%) Relational Database
5 127 (6.51%) Oracle Database
6 126 (6.46%) MySQL
7 67 (3.43%) RDBMS
8 57 (2.92%) Hadoop
9 45 (2.31%) MongoDB
10 37 (1.90%) Apache Hive
10 37 (1.90%) Data Mining
11 33 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
12 31 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
13 29 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 28 (1.44%) DB2
15 27 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 25 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 22 (1.13%) HBase
17 22 (1.13%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 198 (10.15%) Git (software)
2 165 (8.46%) Selenium
3 144 (7.38%) JIRA
4 131 (6.71%) Maven
5 111 (5.69%) JUnit
6 95 (4.87%) Jenkins
7 86 (4.41%) Eclipse
8 85 (4.36%) Subversion
9 75 (3.84%) Cucumber
10 56 (2.87%) HP UFT
11 39 (2.00%) JMeter
11 39 (2.00%) WebDriver
12 38 (1.95%) Visual Studio
13 32 (1.64%) LoadRunner
13 32 (1.64%) Mercurial
14 26 (1.33%) SoapUI
15 25 (1.28%) Ant
15 25 (1.28%) NUnit
16 21 (1.08%) Android Studio
17 20 (1.03%) ClearQuest
General
1 352 (18.04%) Finance
2 96 (4.92%) Retail
3 93 (4.77%) Games
4 80 (4.10%) Telecoms
5 70 (3.59%) Banking
6 44 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 32 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 26 (1.33%) Automotive
9 25 (1.28%) Electronics
10 24 (1.23%) Marketing
11 20 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 16 (0.82%) Arabic Language
12 16 (0.82%) iGaming
12 16 (0.82%) Russian Language
13 9 (0.46%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.46%) Publishing
14 6 (0.31%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.26%) Advertising
16 4 (0.21%) Billing
17 3 (0.15%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1033 (52.95%) Developer
2 644 (33.01%) Java Developer
3 215 (11.02%) Software Engineer
4 184 (9.43%) Java Engineer
5 183 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 163 (8.35%) Software Developer
7 156 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 145 (7.43%) Analyst
9 110 (5.64%) Programmer
10 103 (5.28%) Graduate
11 99 (5.07%) Java Software Developer
12 95 (4.87%) Consultant
13 94 (4.82%) Java Programmer
14 93 (4.77%) Java Software Engineer
15 92 (4.72%) Architect
16 82 (4.20%) Test Analyst
17 77 (3.95%) Applications Support
18 70 (3.59%) Agile Developer
19 69 (3.54%) C# Developer
20 68 (3.49%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 449 (23.01%) HTML
2 414 (21.22%) Web Services
3 377 (19.32%) J2EE
4 359 (18.40%) CSS
5 350 (17.94%) Spring
6 323 (16.56%) .NET
7 266 (13.63%) XML
8 236 (12.10%) REST
9 212 (10.87%) Hibernate
10 210 (10.76%) SOAP
11 171 (8.76%) Java EE
12 148 (7.59%) HTML5
13 131 (6.71%) jQuery
14 125 (6.41%) RESTful
15 99 (5.07%) Ajax
16 93 (4.77%) JSON
17 92 (4.72%) JSP
18 81 (4.15%) CSS3
19 79 (4.05%) EJB
20 68 (3.49%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 491 (25.17%) Computer Science
2 160 (8.20%) Mathematics
3 131 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 111 (5.69%) Algorithms
5 82 (4.20%) Mobile App
6 67 (3.43%) Data Structures
7 64 (3.28%) Physics
8 52 (2.67%) Cryptography
9 51 (2.61%) Management Information System
10 44 (2.26%) Fintech
11 41 (2.10%) Visualisation
12 37 (1.90%) User Experience
13 36 (1.85%) Clustering
14 33 (1.69%) Life Science
15 30 (1.54%) Client/Server
16 28 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
17 26 (1.33%) Biology
18 25 (1.28%) Data Integration
19 21 (1.08%) DataPower
20 20 (1.03%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 348 (17.84%) Linux
2 250 (12.81%) Unix
3 221 (11.33%) Windows
4 156 (8.00%) Android
5 135 (6.92%) Apple iOS
6 39 (2.00%) Windows Server
7 36 (1.85%) Solaris
8 26 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
11 17 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (0.72%) Windows Phone
13 12 (0.62%) AIX
14 9 (0.46%) HPUX
15 4 (0.21%) CentOS
15 4 (0.21%) CoreOS
16 3 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
16 3 (0.15%) OpenWrt
17 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 833 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 469 (24.04%) Software Engineering
3 304 (15.58%) Scrum
4 285 (14.61%) OO
5 207 (10.61%) TDD
6 178 (9.12%) SDLC
7 153 (7.84%) E-Commerce
8 151 (7.74%) OOP
9 121 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
9 121 (6.20%) MVC
9 121 (6.20%) Web Development
10 119 (6.10%) Mentoring
11 109 (5.59%) Open Source
12 106 (5.43%) BDD
13 99 (5.07%) UML
14 95 (4.87%) Software Testing
15 93 (4.77%) Unit Testing
16 90 (4.61%) ITIL
17 88 (4.51%) SOA
17 88 (4.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 653 (33.47%) SQL
2 485 (24.86%) JavaScript
3 387 (19.84%) C#
4 373 (19.12%) C++
5 260 (13.33%) Python
6 213 (10.92%) C
7 163 (8.35%) Perl
8 146 (7.48%) PL/SQL
9 125 (6.41%) PHP
10 92 (4.72%) Shell Script
11 79 (4.05%) Objective-C
12 69 (3.54%) Scala
13 65 (3.33%) Bash Shell
14 56 (2.87%) Ruby
15 54 (2.77%) VB.NET
16 28 (1.44%) T-SQL
17 26 (1.33%) Groovy
18 24 (1.23%) Apple Swift
19 19 (0.97%) Embedded C++
20 17 (0.87%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 537 (27.52%) Degree
2 52 (2.67%) PhD
3 44 (2.26%) Security Cleared
4 34 (1.74%) ISEB
5 31 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 30 (1.54%) ISTQB
7 24 (1.23%) Sun Certification
8 16 (0.82%) AWS Certification
9 15 (0.77%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.67%) CISSP
10 13 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (0.62%) GIAC
12 10 (0.51%) RHCE
13 7 (0.36%) CCNA
13 7 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.36%) Linux+ Certification
13 7 (0.36%) MCSE
13 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.36%) SANS
13 7 (0.36%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (9.07%) QA
2 31 (1.59%) SLA
3 15 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.46%) ISO 8583
5 8 (0.41%) SDET
6 6 (0.31%) SNOMED CT
7 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 7816
8 4 (0.21%) FIPS 140-2
8 4 (0.21%) HL7
8 4 (0.21%) WAI
9 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.15%) ISO20022
10 2 (0.10%) WCAG
11 1 (0.051%) SEPA
System Software
1 54 (2.77%) Docker
2 29 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.33%) Firmware
4 22 (1.13%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.77%) Postfix
6 13 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (0.56%) qmail
7 11 (0.56%) Sendmail
8 8 (0.41%) Xen
9 4 (0.21%) iptables
9 4 (0.21%) KVM
9 4 (0.21%) LXC
9 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.10%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 2 (0.10%) XenServer
11 1 (0.051%) Corosync
11 1 (0.051%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.051%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 55 (2.82%) Puppet
2 34 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 34 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.56%) Plesk
4 8 (0.41%) Ansible
5 7 (0.36%) HP SiteScope
6 6 (0.31%) Salt
6 6 (0.31%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.26%) Nessus
8 4 (0.21%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.15%) Dollar Universe
10 2 (0.10%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.10%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.051%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.051%) Pacemaker
11 1 (0.051%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 465 (23.83%) Oracle
2 147 (7.53%) IBM
3 141 (7.23%) Microsoft
4 50 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 45 (2.31%) Sun
6 41 (2.10%) SAP
7 39 (2.00%) HP
8 31 (1.59%) Google
9 30 (1.54%) VMware
10 28 (1.44%) WorldPay
11 17 (0.87%) Atlassian
12 12 (0.62%) Adobe
13 11 (0.56%) BEA
13 11 (0.56%) Tableau
14 10 (0.51%) CA
14 10 (0.51%) Dell
14 10 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.41%) Citrix
15 8 (0.41%) hybris
16 7 (0.36%) Sybase
Newmarket, Suffolk
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bens and comp Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £64,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexitime, Overtime, Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Group
Salary: Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago