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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 1325 1098 1449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.22% 12.83% 15.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.23% 22.66% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 952 1146
Average salary £43,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.09% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,852 £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
5051 4846 5644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 58.00% 56.61% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4269 4314 4720
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
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 23 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 23 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 +6 463 £40,000 - 63
Hertfordshire +9 445 £47,500 +5.55% 35
Essex +7 209 £48,750 +2.63% 15
Bedfordshire +12 96 £43,000 +56.36% 3
Suffolk -11 78 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Norfolk 0 40 £35,000 - 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 901 (39.87%) SQL
2 700 (30.97%) Oracle
3 650 (28.76%) Degree
4 592 (26.19%) OO
5 546 (24.16%) Linux
6 545 (24.12%) .NET
7 543 (24.03%) C#
8 538 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 505 (22.35%) HTML
10 463 (20.49%) J2EE
11 459 (20.31%) Finance
12 430 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
13 428 (18.94%) Software Engineering
14 425 (18.81%) C++
15 405 (17.92%) UNIX
16 394 (17.43%) Web Services
17 383 (16.95%) Computer Science
18 364 (16.11%) CSS
19 350 (15.49%) XML
20 329 (14.56%) PHP
21 327 (14.47%) E-Commerce
22 324 (14.34%) Windows
23 312 (13.81%) SQL Server
24 271 (11.99%) Spring
25 269 (11.90%) Scrum
26 265 (11.73%) C
26 265 (11.73%) Python
27 261 (11.55%) Tomcat
28 246 (10.88%) Perl
29 236 (10.44%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 23 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
1 261 (11.55%) Tomcat
2 197 (8.72%) WebSphere
3 154 (6.81%) Apache
4 151 (6.68%) WebLogic
5 120 (5.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 95 (4.20%) IIS
7 61 (2.70%) MQSeries
8 41 (1.81%) SharePoint
8 41 (1.81%) IBM HTTP Server
9 38 (1.68%) CMS
10 32 (1.42%) Confluence
11 27 (1.19%) Drupal
12 23 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 21 (0.93%) GlassFish
14 19 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
15 18 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
16 16 (0.71%) Documentum
16 16 (0.71%) Node.js
17 12 (0.53%) MS Exchange
18 10 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 63 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 54 (2.39%) MS Office
3 8 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.22%) FrameMaker
4 5 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.22%) Acrobat
4 5 (0.22%) LaTeX
4 5 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.18%) Doxygen
6 2 (0.088%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.044%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.044%) Blender
7 1 (0.044%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.044%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.044%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.044%) Maya
7 1 (0.044%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 107 (4.73%) Magento
2 100 (4.42%) Oracle CRM
3 13 (0.58%) assyst
4 11 (0.49%) SunGard APT
4 11 (0.49%) FastVal
5 8 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.31%) Fredhopper
7 5 (0.22%) Aligne
7 5 (0.22%) ZaiNet
8 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.13%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.13%) Sage 200
10 2 (0.088%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.088%) SAP APO
10 2 (0.088%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.088%) BASE24
10 2 (0.088%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.044%) Temenos T24
11 1 (0.044%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 73 (3.23%) SaaS
2 16 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (0.58%) 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%) PaaS
9 1 (0.044%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 121 (5.35%) Internet
2 117 (5.18%) HTTP
3 48 (2.12%) DNS
4 45 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 44 (1.95%) Wireless
6 43 (1.90%) FTP
7 38 (1.68%) LTE
8 35 (1.55%) Firewall
8 35 (1.55%) SAN
9 31 (1.37%) SS7
10 26 (1.15%) VoLTE
11 21 (0.93%) DHCP
11 21 (0.93%) SMS
12 18 (0.80%) INAP
12 18 (0.80%) NFC
13 17 (0.75%) VPN
14 16 (0.71%) SSL
15 15 (0.66%) X.509
15 15 (0.66%) LDAP
16 14 (0.62%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (13.81%) SQL Server
2 236 (10.44%) Relational Database
3 156 (6.90%) DB2
4 148 (6.55%) MySQL
5 100 (4.42%) Oracle Database
6 78 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 74 (3.27%) RDBMS
8 64 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 48 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 44 (1.95%) Big Data
11 40 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (1.50%) Informix
13 33 (1.46%) Data Mining
14 31 (1.37%) Hadoop
15 27 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
15 27 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
16 25 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
17 20 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
18 16 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 11 (0.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 171 (7.57%) Eclipse
2 129 (5.71%) Maven
3 122 (5.40%) Subversion
4 101 (4.47%) Visual Studio
5 76 (3.36%) Git (software)
6 74 (3.27%) JUnit
7 66 (2.92%) Selenium
8 54 (2.39%) Ant
9 50 (2.21%) QuickTest Pro
10 30 (1.33%) MyEclipse
10 30 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 29 (1.28%) Jenkins
12 24 (1.06%) Mercurial
13 21 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
14 17 (0.75%) MSTest
15 15 (0.66%) NUnit
16 14 (0.62%) JIRA
16 14 (0.62%) MSBuild
17 12 (0.53%) Rational Application Developer
18 11 (0.49%) WiX
General
1 459 (20.31%) Finance
2 198 (8.76%) Marketing
3 135 (5.97%) Retail
4 133 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 90 (3.98%) Banking
6 70 (3.10%) Manufacturing
7 51 (2.26%) Automotive
8 47 (2.08%) Games
9 32 (1.42%) Publishing
10 30 (1.33%) Advertising
11 26 (1.15%) Electronics
12 25 (1.11%) Billing
13 17 (0.75%) Multimedia
14 16 (0.71%) Online Betting
15 8 (0.35%) Back Office
15 8 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.31%) Law
16 7 (0.31%) German Language
17 5 (0.22%) Investment Banking
17 5 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1057 (46.77%) Developer
2 517 (22.88%) Java Developer
3 275 (12.17%) Analyst
4 271 (11.99%) Software Engineer
5 179 (7.92%) Software Developer
6 157 (6.95%) Senior Developer
7 135 (5.97%) Architect
8 114 (5.04%) Support Analyst
9 104 (4.60%) Consultant
10 99 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
11 90 (3.98%) Test Engineer
12 84 (3.72%) Programmer
13 82 (3.63%) Java Software Engineer
14 81 (3.58%) Web Developer
15 76 (3.36%) Project Manager
15 76 (3.36%) Graduate
16 69 (3.05%) Junior
17 68 (3.01%) Tester
17 68 (3.01%) Applications Support
18 66 (2.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 545 (24.12%) .NET
2 505 (22.35%) HTML
3 463 (20.49%) J2EE
4 394 (17.43%) Web Services
5 364 (16.11%) CSS
6 350 (15.49%) XML
7 271 (11.99%) Spring
8 224 (9.91%) JSP
9 209 (9.25%) jQuery
10 174 (7.70%) Hibernate
11 154 (6.81%) Struts
12 152 (6.73%) HTML5
13 140 (6.19%) Ajax
14 133 (5.88%) ASP.NET
15 124 (5.49%) SOAP
15 124 (5.49%) Java EE
16 120 (5.31%) Middleware
16 120 (5.31%) XSLT
17 95 (4.20%) REST
18 92 (4.07%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 383 (16.95%) Computer Science
2 190 (8.41%) Mathematics
3 105 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 98 (4.34%) Open Source
5 73 (3.23%) Physics
6 38 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (1.06%) GIS
8 23 (1.02%) PKI
8 23 (1.02%) Social Media
9 22 (0.97%) Online Games
10 21 (0.93%) Informatics
11 19 (0.84%) Blackberry
11 19 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
12 18 (0.80%) Management Information System
13 17 (0.75%) Clustering
14 16 (0.71%) LIMS
15 15 (0.66%) Visualisation
16 14 (0.62%) iPhone
16 14 (0.62%) Robotics
16 14 (0.62%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 546 (24.16%) Linux
2 405 (17.92%) UNIX
3 324 (14.34%) Windows
4 184 (8.14%) Apple iOS
5 152 (6.73%) Android
6 112 (4.96%) Solaris
7 60 (2.65%) AIX
8 38 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (1.15%) Windows Phone
11 25 (1.11%) Mac OS X
12 23 (1.02%) 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%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (26.19%) OO
2 430 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
3 428 (18.94%) Software Engineering
4 327 (14.47%) E-Commerce
5 269 (11.90%) Scrum
6 230 (10.18%) TDD
7 173 (7.65%) Web Development
8 158 (6.99%) MVC
9 134 (5.93%) OOP
10 132 (5.84%) CRM
11 113 (5.00%) OOD
12 112 (4.96%) SOA
13 107 (4.73%) Multithreading
14 96 (4.25%) UML
15 91 (4.03%) Unit Testing
16 90 (3.98%) Android Development
17 88 (3.89%) Test Automation
18 74 (3.27%) Service Delivery
19 73 (3.23%) Project Management
19 73 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 901 (39.87%) SQL
2 543 (24.03%) C#
3 538 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 425 (18.81%) C++
5 329 (14.56%) PHP
6 265 (11.73%) C
6 265 (11.73%) Python
7 246 (10.88%) Perl
8 104 (4.60%) PL/SQL
9 96 (4.25%) VB
10 94 (4.16%) Ruby
11 63 (2.79%) VB.NET
12 62 (2.74%) Bash Shell
13 46 (2.04%) VBScript
14 43 (1.90%) Shell Script
15 39 (1.73%) Objective-C
16 28 (1.24%) Tcl
17 26 (1.15%) T-SQL
18 25 (1.11%) VBA
19 22 (0.97%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 650 (28.76%) Degree
2 34 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 30 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 28 (1.24%) ISEB
5 19 (0.84%) Sun Certification
6 15 (0.66%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.44%) PhD
7 10 (0.44%) PMP
8 9 (0.40%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.35%) MCDBA
9 8 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.18%) CISSP
10 4 (0.18%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.13%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.088%) HNC
12 2 (0.088%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.088%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.044%) RHCE
13 1 (0.044%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (6.99%) QA
2 29 (1.28%) ISO 8583
3 22 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.88%) SLA
5 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.044%) WAI
6 1 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.044%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 37 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.53%) XenApp
4 9 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (0.40%) KVM
5 4 (0.18%) Cygwin
6 3 (0.13%) NFS
6 3 (0.13%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.088%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.088%) VMware ESX
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 7 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (0.18%) SCOM
7 4 (0.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 4 (0.18%) Netcool
7 4 (0.18%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 4 (0.18%) Control-M
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
1 700 (30.97%) Oracle
2 221 (9.78%) Microsoft
3 173 (7.65%) JBoss
4 163 (7.21%) SAP
5 112 (4.96%) JD Edwards
6 99 (4.38%) IBM
7 60 (2.65%) Sun
8 55 (2.43%) Sybase
9 43 (1.90%) VMware
10 41 (1.81%) Red Hat
11 36 (1.59%) Adobe
11 36 (1.59%) Atlassian
12 31 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
13 30 (1.33%) Google
14 27 (1.19%) TIBCO
15 26 (1.15%) hybris
16 24 (1.06%) Citrix
17 21 (0.93%) Demandware
18 18 (0.80%) DevExpress
18 18 (0.80%) HP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Essex
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Healthcare , Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 60k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 30k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, pension, health
Posted: 23 hours ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday