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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 1096 949 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.12% 13.96% 13.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.18% 24.55% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 820 773 981
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
4032 3866 5130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.96% 56.87% 57.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3298 3276 4511
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
(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 -4 406 £40,750 +8.66% 40
Hertfordshire +9 384 £48,000 +6.66% 20
Essex -3 121 £43,750 -4.89% 16
Bedfordshire +28 105 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Suffolk -8 64 £40,000 +3.22% 7
Norfolk -12 16 £42,500 +8.28% 3
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 720 (34.32%) SQL
2 664 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
3 584 (27.84%) Oracle
4 560 (26.69%) Degree
5 531 (25.31%) Software Engineering
6 502 (23.93%) Linux
7 499 (23.78%) C++
8 494 (23.55%) JavaScript
9 493 (23.50%) C#
10 450 (21.45%) J2EE
11 443 (21.12%) UNIX
12 425 (20.26%) OO
13 412 (19.64%) .NET
14 411 (19.59%) Finance
15 406 (19.35%) HTML
16 401 (19.11%) XML
17 346 (16.49%) SQL Server
18 331 (15.78%) Computer Science
19 329 (15.68%) Windows
20 328 (15.63%) Python
21 307 (14.63%) CSS
22 306 (14.59%) Web Services
23 304 (14.49%) C
24 297 (14.16%) Spring
25 276 (13.16%) Tomcat
26 262 (12.49%) E-Commerce
27 219 (10.44%) Relational Database
28 202 (9.63%) Microsoft
29 200 (9.53%) WebSphere
30 192 (9.15%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 276 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 200 (9.53%) WebSphere
3 185 (8.82%) JBoss
4 150 (7.15%) WebLogic
5 110 (5.24%) Apache
6 105 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 86 (4.10%) IIS
8 71 (3.38%) MQSeries
9 43 (2.05%) GlassFish
10 32 (1.53%) IBM HTTP Server
11 30 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 28 (1.33%) Confluence
12 28 (1.33%) Node.js
13 22 (1.05%) Apache Pig
14 21 (1.00%) Tuxedo
15 20 (0.95%) OpenStack
16 18 (0.86%) CMS
17 17 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
17 17 (0.81%) SharePoint
17 17 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 85 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 59 (2.81%) MS Office
3 25 (1.19%) 3ds Max
4 12 (0.57%) Blender
4 12 (0.57%) Maya
5 6 (0.29%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.24%) SPSS
7 4 (0.19%) MS Project
8 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.14%) CPLEX
9 2 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.048%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.048%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
1 13 (0.62%) Google Analytics
2 11 (0.52%) Magento
3 7 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.33%) RiskWrite
3 7 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.29%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.095%) Summit
6 2 (0.095%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (0.095%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.095%) Finacle
7 1 (0.048%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.048%) assyst
7 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.048%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.048%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (1.95%) SaaS
2 33 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.43%) PaaS
7 9 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
8 7 (0.33%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.24%) IaaS
9 5 (0.24%) Terremark
9 5 (0.24%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.19%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.14%) GitHub
11 3 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.095%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.095%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.048%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.048%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.048%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 131 (6.24%) Internet
2 96 (4.58%) HTTP
3 69 (3.29%) TCP/IP
4 39 (1.86%) Wireless
5 35 (1.67%) FTP
6 34 (1.62%) Firewall
7 24 (1.14%) LTE
7 24 (1.14%) SSL
8 23 (1.10%) DNS
9 21 (1.00%) VPN
10 16 (0.76%) IPv4
10 16 (0.76%) SAN
11 14 (0.67%) Intranet
12 12 (0.57%) SS7
13 11 (0.52%) NFC
13 11 (0.52%) VoLTE
14 10 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
14 10 (0.48%) SMPP
14 10 (0.48%) AMQP
14 10 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 219 (10.44%) Relational Database
3 165 (7.86%) MySQL
4 126 (6.01%) NoSQL
5 125 (5.96%) DB2
6 121 (5.77%) Oracle Database
7 100 (4.77%) RDBMS
8 72 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 58 (2.76%) Hadoop
10 52 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 52 (2.48%) Big Data
11 51 (2.43%) MongoDB
11 51 (2.43%) Oracle Reports
12 46 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
13 37 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
14 36 (1.72%) Data Mining
15 29 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
17 24 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 20 (0.95%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 152 (7.24%) Maven
2 132 (6.29%) JUnit
3 127 (6.05%) Subversion
3 127 (6.05%) Git (software)
4 112 (5.34%) Jenkins
5 109 (5.20%) Eclipse
6 106 (5.05%) Selenium
7 89 (4.24%) Ant
8 74 (3.53%) Visual Studio
9 60 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
10 54 (2.57%) NUnit
11 52 (2.48%) JIRA
12 44 (2.10%) WebDriver
13 42 (2.00%) JBehave
14 40 (1.91%) Cucumber
14 40 (1.91%) QuickTest Pro
15 36 (1.72%) Hudson
16 31 (1.48%) SpecFlow
17 26 (1.24%) WATIR
18 25 (1.19%) Calabash
General
1 411 (19.59%) Finance
2 182 (8.67%) Retail
3 93 (4.43%) Banking
4 83 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 80 (3.81%) Marketing
6 62 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 56 (2.67%) Automotive
8 53 (2.53%) Games
9 29 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 17 (0.81%) Multimedia
10 17 (0.81%) Billing
11 16 (0.76%) Back Office
12 14 (0.67%) Electronics
13 11 (0.52%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.33%) Legal
15 4 (0.19%) Military
15 4 (0.19%) Advertising
15 4 (0.19%) Publishing
16 3 (0.14%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.14%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 932 (44.42%) Developer
2 554 (26.41%) Java Developer
3 301 (14.35%) Software Engineer
4 230 (10.96%) Analyst
5 172 (8.20%) Senior Developer
6 163 (7.77%) Software Developer
7 138 (6.58%) Architect
8 125 (5.96%) Senior Java Developer
9 124 (5.91%) Support Analyst
10 112 (5.34%) Applications Support
11 87 (4.15%) Consultant
12 84 (4.00%) Test Engineer
13 79 (3.77%) Applications Support Analyst
14 72 (3.43%) Junior
15 63 (3.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 61 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
17 60 (2.86%) Graduate
18 59 (2.81%) Java Software Engineer
19 56 (2.67%) Programmer
20 52 (2.48%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (21.45%) J2EE
2 412 (19.64%) .NET
3 406 (19.35%) HTML
4 401 (19.11%) XML
5 307 (14.63%) CSS
6 306 (14.59%) Web Services
7 297 (14.16%) Spring
8 189 (9.01%) Hibernate
9 169 (8.06%) jQuery
10 154 (7.34%) JSP
11 129 (6.15%) Java EE
12 128 (6.10%) Struts
13 127 (6.05%) REST
14 125 (5.96%) Middleware
15 107 (5.10%) Ajax
16 103 (4.91%) RESTful
17 99 (4.72%) SOAP
17 99 (4.72%) JMS
18 95 (4.53%) ASP.NET
19 94 (4.48%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 331 (15.78%) Computer Science
2 167 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 127 (6.05%) Open Source
4 124 (5.91%) Mathematics
5 108 (5.15%) Algorithms
6 75 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 70 (3.34%) Mobile App
8 69 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
9 63 (3.00%) User Experience
10 45 (2.14%) PKI
11 33 (1.57%) Physics
12 31 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
13 29 (1.38%) 3D Graphics
14 27 (1.29%) Cryptography
14 27 (1.29%) Data Integration
15 26 (1.24%) Artificial Intelligence
15 26 (1.24%) Statistics
16 24 (1.14%) Device Driver
17 23 (1.10%) Visualisation
18 20 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 502 (23.93%) Linux
2 443 (21.12%) UNIX
3 329 (15.68%) Windows
4 145 (6.91%) Android
5 136 (6.48%) Solaris
6 83 (3.96%) Apple iOS
7 50 (2.38%) AIX
8 36 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (1.62%) HPUX
10 27 (1.29%) Windows Phone
11 21 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
12 11 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (0.48%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.43%) Debian
15 8 (0.38%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
17 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.19%) CentOS
17 4 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
18 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 664 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 531 (25.31%) Software Engineering
3 425 (20.26%) OO
4 262 (12.49%) E-Commerce
5 192 (9.15%) Scrum
6 182 (8.67%) SOA
7 180 (8.58%) TDD
8 150 (7.15%) Multithreading
9 149 (7.10%) MVC
10 118 (5.62%) Web Development
11 111 (5.29%) OOP
12 102 (4.86%) ITIL
13 97 (4.62%) OOD
14 96 (4.58%) Project Management
14 96 (4.58%) Test Scripting
15 86 (4.10%) Mentoring
16 82 (3.91%) Continuous Integration
17 78 (3.72%) BDD
18 77 (3.67%) Test Automation
19 76 (3.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 720 (34.32%) SQL
2 499 (23.78%) C++
3 494 (23.55%) JavaScript
4 493 (23.50%) C#
5 328 (15.63%) Python
6 304 (14.49%) C
7 148 (7.05%) Perl
8 142 (6.77%) PL/SQL
9 134 (6.39%) PHP
10 106 (5.05%) Shell Script
11 87 (4.15%) Ruby
12 71 (3.38%) Bash Shell
13 58 (2.76%) VB
14 57 (2.72%) Objective-C
15 53 (2.53%) Scala
16 45 (2.14%) PowerShell
17 28 (1.33%) Groovy
18 27 (1.29%) T-SQL
19 26 (1.24%) VB6
20 24 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 560 (26.69%) Degree
2 54 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 45 (2.14%) ISEB
4 44 (2.10%) Sun Certification
5 34 (1.62%) SC Cleared
6 30 (1.43%) ISTQB
7 16 (0.76%) PhD
8 14 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (0.62%) OCP
9 13 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
10 9 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.29%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.24%) CISSP
12 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.14%) HND
13 3 (0.14%) CEH
13 3 (0.14%) CISMP
14 2 (0.095%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (7.34%) QA
2 72 (3.43%) SLA
3 24 (1.14%) ISO 8583
4 12 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.43%) ISO 9000
7 6 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.14%) GAMP
8 3 (0.14%) GCP
8 3 (0.14%) GMP
9 1 (0.048%) WAI
9 1 (0.048%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.048%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 33 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.91%) Firmware
4 10 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.33%) HDFS
6 7 (0.33%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.29%) Terminal Server
7 6 (0.29%) Samba
8 4 (0.19%) Xen
9 3 (0.14%) Varnish
9 3 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.095%) Squid
10 2 (0.095%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.048%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.048%) XenApp
11 1 (0.048%) XenServer
11 1 (0.048%) vSphere
11 1 (0.048%) KVM
Systems Management
1 40 (1.91%) Puppet
2 31 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.38%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.24%) Control-M
4 5 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.095%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.095%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.048%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.048%) Nagios
6 1 (0.048%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.048%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 584 (27.84%) Oracle
2 202 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 147 (7.01%) IBM
4 62 (2.96%) Sun
5 55 (2.62%) Google
6 44 (2.10%) VMware
7 41 (1.95%) HP
7 41 (1.95%) SAP
8 40 (1.91%) TIBCO
9 37 (1.76%) hybris
10 25 (1.19%) Atlassian
10 25 (1.19%) Demandware
11 24 (1.14%) Red Hat
12 23 (1.10%) ATG
13 20 (0.95%) Ogone
14 19 (0.91%) DataCash
14 19 (0.91%) BEA
15 16 (0.76%) Software AG
15 16 (0.76%) Sybase
15 16 (0.76%) webMethods
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Salary: £25k - 40k per year
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Salary: £55k - 70k per year
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Salary: £30k - 38k per year
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Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
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Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
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Norfolk
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £37845 - £48147 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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