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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 932 1292 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.21% 15.09% 12.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.79% 25.99% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 784 1076 934
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
4090 4971 4789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.58% 58.05% 56.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3490 4206 4269
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -7 332 £47,000 -1.05% 33
Cambridgeshire -9 291 £45,000 +12.50% 71
Suffolk +6 102 £39,000 -2.50% 17
Essex -23 85 £43,750 -7.89% 14
Bedfordshire +5 80 £46,000 +6.97% 3
Norfolk +5 44 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 855 (44.37%) SQL
2 562 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
3 551 (28.59%) J2EE
4 536 (27.82%) Oracle
5 529 (27.45%) JavaScript
6 487 (25.27%) HTML
7 456 (23.66%) Linux
8 433 (22.47%) Spring
9 430 (22.31%) Degree
10 407 (21.12%) C++
11 404 (20.97%) XML
12 402 (20.86%) C#
13 399 (20.71%) Software Engineering
14 389 (20.19%) Finance
15 372 (19.30%) CSS
16 371 (19.25%) .NET
17 359 (18.63%) OO
18 341 (17.70%) Windows
19 336 (17.44%) Web Services
20 335 (17.38%) SQL Server
21 292 (15.15%) UNIX
22 274 (14.22%) Tomcat
23 242 (12.56%) Hibernate
24 240 (12.45%) Computer Science
25 231 (11.99%) C
26 228 (11.83%) Scrum
27 223 (11.57%) Microsoft
28 219 (11.36%) WebSphere
29 216 (11.21%) E-Commerce
30 200 (10.38%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 274 (14.22%) Tomcat
2 219 (11.36%) WebSphere
3 184 (9.55%) JBoss
4 172 (8.93%) WebLogic
5 128 (6.64%) Apache
6 84 (4.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 63 (3.27%) IIS
8 55 (2.85%) MQSeries
9 33 (1.71%) CMS
10 25 (1.30%) SharePoint
11 21 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 20 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
13 19 (0.99%) Node.js
14 16 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
14 16 (0.83%) Confluence
14 16 (0.83%) AquaLogic
14 16 (0.83%) Drupal
14 16 (0.83%) Tuxedo
14 16 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (0.83%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 64 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 47 (2.44%) MS Office
3 15 (0.78%) MS Project
4 6 (0.31%) 3ds Max
4 6 (0.31%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.31%) SPSS
5 5 (0.26%) CPLEX
6 4 (0.21%) Blender
6 4 (0.21%) Maya
6 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.10%) Simulink
9 1 (0.052%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.052%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.052%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.052%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.052%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (0.052%) PaintShop Pro
9 1 (0.052%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 21 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (0.78%) Magento
3 11 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.42%) assyst
5 7 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.26%) Fredhopper
7 4 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.21%) SAP SRM
8 3 (0.16%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.10%) ResourceLink
9 2 (0.10%) FLEXCUBE
9 2 (0.10%) AWD
9 2 (0.10%) Summit
9 2 (0.10%) SAP R/3
9 2 (0.10%) Finacle
9 2 (0.10%) RiskWrite
10 1 (0.052%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.052%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.35%) SaaS
3 15 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.26%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.21%) Boomi
10 2 (0.10%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.052%) GitHub
11 1 (0.052%) PaaS
11 1 (0.052%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (4.46%) HTTP
2 70 (3.63%) Internet
3 47 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 37 (1.92%) SSL
5 30 (1.56%) Wireless
6 28 (1.45%) Firewall
7 25 (1.30%) FTP
8 24 (1.25%) DNS
9 22 (1.14%) AMQP
10 19 (0.99%) LTE
11 18 (0.93%) INAP
11 18 (0.93%) SS7
11 18 (0.93%) VoLTE
12 17 (0.88%) IPv4
13 13 (0.67%) DHCP
14 9 (0.47%) VPN
15 7 (0.36%) HTTPS
16 6 (0.31%) SSH
16 6 (0.31%) Network Security
16 6 (0.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 335 (17.38%) SQL Server
2 170 (8.82%) MySQL
3 168 (8.72%) Relational Database
4 140 (7.27%) Oracle Database
5 112 (5.81%) DB2
6 87 (4.51%) NoSQL
7 65 (3.37%) RDBMS
8 62 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 55 (2.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 48 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 41 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
12 40 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 39 (2.02%) Big Data
14 38 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
14 38 (1.97%) MongoDB
15 29 (1.50%) Hadoop
16 28 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
17 26 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
18 18 (0.93%) DbVisualizer
19 17 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 160 (8.30%) Subversion
2 137 (7.11%) Git (software)
3 129 (6.69%) Maven
4 120 (6.23%) JUnit
5 111 (5.76%) Eclipse
6 107 (5.55%) Selenium
7 95 (4.93%) Jenkins
8 78 (4.05%) Ant
9 58 (3.01%) Visual Studio
10 55 (2.85%) JIRA
11 44 (2.28%) Cucumber
12 39 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
13 36 (1.87%) LoadRunner
14 34 (1.76%) SoapUI
15 30 (1.56%) JMeter
16 29 (1.50%) QuickTest Pro
17 19 (0.99%) NUnit
18 16 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (0.83%) WebDriver
18 16 (0.83%) SpecFlow
General
1 389 (20.19%) Finance
2 134 (6.95%) Retail
3 95 (4.93%) Games
4 93 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 89 (4.62%) Banking
6 72 (3.74%) Marketing
7 57 (2.96%) Automotive
8 35 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.45%) Electronics
10 21 (1.09%) Billing
11 14 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 14 (0.73%) Publishing
11 14 (0.73%) Back Office
12 13 (0.67%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.67%) Online Betting
13 8 (0.42%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.21%) Front Office
15 3 (0.16%) Arabic Language
15 3 (0.16%) Russian Language
16 2 (0.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 991 (51.43%) Developer
2 578 (29.99%) Java Developer
3 224 (11.62%) Software Engineer
4 203 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 188 (9.76%) Analyst
6 166 (8.61%) Senior Developer
7 130 (6.75%) Architect
8 116 (6.02%) Senior Java Developer
9 100 (5.19%) Applications Support
10 92 (4.77%) Support Analyst
11 77 (4.00%) Programmer
12 76 (3.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 72 (3.74%) Graduate
14 67 (3.48%) Web Developer
15 59 (3.06%) Graduate Developer
16 57 (2.96%) Applications Support Analyst
16 57 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
17 56 (2.91%) Consultant
17 56 (2.91%) Lead Developer
17 56 (2.91%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 551 (28.59%) J2EE
2 487 (25.27%) HTML
3 433 (22.47%) Spring
4 404 (20.97%) XML
5 372 (19.30%) CSS
6 371 (19.25%) .NET
7 336 (17.44%) Web Services
8 242 (12.56%) Hibernate
9 200 (10.38%) jQuery
10 166 (8.61%) Struts
11 157 (8.15%) SOAP
12 146 (7.58%) JSP
13 141 (7.32%) Java EE
14 117 (6.07%) REST
15 109 (5.66%) HTML5
16 107 (5.55%) ASP.NET
17 100 (5.19%) RESTful
18 96 (4.98%) XSLT
19 93 (4.83%) Middleware
20 84 (4.36%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 240 (12.45%) Computer Science
2 160 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (5.40%) Open Source
4 87 (4.51%) Mathematics
5 66 (3.43%) Mobile App
6 61 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
7 59 (3.06%) Online Games
8 54 (2.80%) Algorithms
9 51 (2.65%) Management Information System
10 43 (2.23%) User Experience
11 39 (2.02%) Client/Server
12 35 (1.82%) PKI
13 34 (1.76%) Physics
14 28 (1.45%) iSeries
15 23 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
16 22 (1.14%) Informatics
16 22 (1.14%) Device Driver
17 21 (1.09%) Pocket PC
17 21 (1.09%) Visualisation
18 19 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 456 (23.66%) Linux
2 341 (17.70%) Windows
3 292 (15.15%) UNIX
4 153 (7.94%) Android
5 101 (5.24%) Apple iOS
6 98 (5.09%) Solaris
7 43 (2.23%) AIX
8 27 (1.40%) HPUX
9 25 (1.30%) Windows Phone
10 23 (1.19%) CentOS
10 23 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
12 16 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.26%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
2 399 (20.71%) Software Engineering
3 359 (18.63%) OO
4 228 (11.83%) Scrum
5 216 (11.21%) E-Commerce
6 198 (10.28%) TDD
7 191 (9.91%) MVC
8 170 (8.82%) SOA
9 128 (6.64%) Web Development
10 121 (6.28%) ITIL
11 103 (5.35%) OOP
12 99 (5.14%) Multithreading
13 92 (4.77%) Mentoring
14 88 (4.57%) Unit Testing
15 69 (3.58%) Continuous Integration
16 68 (3.53%) PRINCE2
17 67 (3.48%) Automated Testing
17 67 (3.48%) Test Automation
18 61 (3.17%) Test Scripting
18 61 (3.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 855 (44.37%) SQL
2 529 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 407 (21.12%) C++
4 402 (20.86%) C#
5 231 (11.99%) C
6 196 (10.17%) Python
7 172 (8.93%) PL/SQL
8 125 (6.49%) Perl
9 121 (6.28%) PHP
10 91 (4.72%) Ruby
11 85 (4.41%) Shell Script
12 59 (3.06%) Objective-C
13 56 (2.91%) VB
14 53 (2.75%) Bash Shell
15 37 (1.92%) T-SQL
16 29 (1.50%) VB.NET
17 22 (1.14%) XPath
17 22 (1.14%) VB6
18 21 (1.09%) XQuery
19 20 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 430 (22.31%) Degree
2 32 (1.66%) ISEB
3 25 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (1.30%) Sun Certification
4 24 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 21 (1.09%) PhD
5 21 (1.09%) MCP
6 19 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 16 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 14 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (0.62%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.47%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.31%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.21%) CISM
13 4 (0.21%) CISSP
14 3 (0.16%) RHCE
14 3 (0.16%) LPIC
15 2 (0.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.57%) QA
2 72 (3.74%) SLA
3 29 (1.50%) ISO 8583
4 13 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.21%) RosettaNet
8 3 (0.16%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.10%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.10%) WAI
9 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.052%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 50 (2.59%) Firmware
2 31 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.04%) Active Directory
4 18 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (0.52%) VirtualBox
6 8 (0.42%) Varnish
6 8 (0.42%) XenApp
6 8 (0.42%) Xen
6 8 (0.42%) KVM
7 7 (0.36%) Postfix
8 5 (0.26%) LXC
8 5 (0.26%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 5 (0.26%) Docker
9 4 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.21%) qmail
10 3 (0.16%) iptables
10 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.10%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.10%) HDFS
12 1 (0.052%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (1.50%) Puppet
2 17 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.36%) Tivoli
3 7 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (0.36%) Data Guard
4 6 (0.31%) HAProxy
5 5 (0.26%) Mesos
6 4 (0.21%) Opsview
6 4 (0.21%) systemd
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.10%) SCCM
8 2 (0.10%) SCOM
8 2 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.052%) Ansible
9 1 (0.052%) Control-M
Vendors
1 536 (27.82%) Oracle
2 223 (11.57%) Microsoft
3 173 (8.98%) IBM
4 48 (2.49%) HP
5 47 (2.44%) hybris
6 45 (2.34%) SAP
7 41 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 39 (2.02%) VMware
9 37 (1.92%) Sun
10 35 (1.82%) Demandware
11 31 (1.61%) ATG
12 27 (1.40%) WorldPay
13 25 (1.30%) Google
13 25 (1.30%) BEA
14 24 (1.25%) TIBCO
15 21 (1.09%) Sybase
16 20 (1.04%) Ogone
17 19 (0.99%) Atlassian
18 16 (0.83%) Micro Focus
19 14 (0.73%) DataCash
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Extra Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Louis Hampshire
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago