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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 992 945 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.63% 14.41% 12.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.53% 25.17% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 749 780 920
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
3886 3754 4767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.39% 57.23% 55.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3157 3178 4185
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +4 371 £48,750 +8.33% 49
Cambridgeshire -9 335 £45,000 +12.50% 70
Essex -2 111 £43,750 -7.89% 16
Bedfordshire +18 85 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Suffolk -7 67 £40,000 -1.84% 10
Norfolk +6 25 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 755 (36.30%) SQL
2 657 (31.59%) Agile Software Development
3 602 (28.94%) Oracle
4 517 (24.86%) Software Engineering
5 501 (24.09%) JavaScript
6 494 (23.75%) Degree
7 492 (23.65%) J2EE
7 492 (23.65%) Linux
8 460 (22.12%) C++
9 449 (21.59%) C#
10 429 (20.63%) HTML
11 426 (20.48%) .NET
12 423 (20.34%) Finance
13 421 (20.24%) XML
14 419 (20.14%) UNIX
15 399 (19.18%) OO
16 374 (17.98%) SQL Server
17 347 (16.68%) Web Services
18 346 (16.63%) Spring
19 332 (15.96%) CSS
20 320 (15.38%) Windows
21 285 (13.70%) C
22 283 (13.61%) Computer Science
23 278 (13.37%) Tomcat
24 277 (13.32%) Python
25 265 (12.74%) E-Commerce
26 222 (10.67%) Relational Database
27 217 (10.43%) Microsoft
28 216 (10.38%) WebSphere
29 213 (10.24%) JBoss

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 278 (13.37%) Tomcat
2 216 (10.38%) WebSphere
3 213 (10.24%) JBoss
4 164 (7.88%) WebLogic
5 120 (5.77%) Apache
6 104 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 89 (4.28%) IIS
8 74 (3.56%) MQSeries
9 33 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 28 (1.35%) Confluence
11 27 (1.30%) Tuxedo
12 25 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
12 25 (1.20%) Apache Pig
13 24 (1.15%) Node.js
13 24 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
14 23 (1.11%) CMS
15 22 (1.06%) AquaLogic
16 21 (1.01%) OpenStack
17 20 (0.96%) GlassFish
17 20 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 76 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 55 (2.64%) MS Office
3 18 (0.87%) 3ds Max
4 9 (0.43%) Maya
4 9 (0.43%) Blender
5 8 (0.38%) MS Project
6 6 (0.29%) SPSS
7 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.24%) CPLEX
8 4 (0.19%) Mathematica
9 3 (0.14%) Simulink
10 1 (0.048%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.048%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (0.67%) Magento
2 11 (0.53%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.38%) RiskWrite
4 8 (0.38%) Temenos T24
5 7 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.14%) Summit
8 3 (0.14%) FLEXCUBE
8 3 (0.14%) Finacle
9 2 (0.096%) assyst
9 2 (0.096%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.048%) Temenos Globus
10 1 (0.048%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.048%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.048%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.048%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 38 (1.83%) SaaS
1 38 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 24 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.34%) PaaS
6 7 (0.34%) Google Compute Engine
6 7 (0.34%) OpenShift
6 7 (0.34%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.24%) Terremark
7 5 (0.24%) IaaS
8 3 (0.14%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.14%) GitHub
9 2 (0.096%) ElastiCache
9 2 (0.096%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.048%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.048%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 115 (5.53%) Internet
2 85 (4.09%) HTTP
3 65 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 42 (2.02%) Wireless
5 31 (1.49%) FTP
5 31 (1.49%) Firewall
6 28 (1.35%) SSL
7 20 (0.96%) IPv4
8 19 (0.91%) DNS
9 18 (0.87%) VPN
10 14 (0.67%) AMQP
11 13 (0.63%) SAN
11 13 (0.63%) LTE
12 12 (0.58%) Intranet
13 11 (0.53%) NFC
14 10 (0.48%) SMS
14 10 (0.48%) SMPP
15 8 (0.38%) SSH
15 8 (0.38%) SNMP
16 7 (0.34%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 222 (10.67%) Relational Database
3 159 (7.64%) MySQL
4 134 (6.44%) DB2
5 127 (6.11%) Oracle Database
6 107 (5.14%) NoSQL
7 101 (4.86%) RDBMS
8 81 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 62 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 58 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
11 57 (2.74%) Big Data
12 54 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
13 50 (2.40%) Hadoop
14 36 (1.73%) MongoDB
15 32 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 30 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
17 28 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
18 26 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
18 26 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
19 24 (1.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 146 (7.02%) Maven
2 137 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 136 (6.54%) JUnit
4 120 (5.77%) Jenkins
5 111 (5.34%) Subversion
6 107 (5.14%) Eclipse
7 100 (4.81%) Selenium
8 80 (3.85%) Ant
9 78 (3.75%) Visual Studio
10 68 (3.27%) Oracle Forms
11 48 (2.31%) NUnit
12 47 (2.26%) JIRA
13 39 (1.88%) Cucumber
14 38 (1.83%) QuickTest Pro
15 36 (1.73%) JBehave
16 33 (1.59%) WebDriver
17 31 (1.49%) Hudson
17 31 (1.49%) SpecFlow
18 24 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
19 22 (1.06%) Calabash
General
1 423 (20.34%) Finance
2 181 (8.70%) Retail
3 97 (4.66%) Banking
4 76 (3.65%) Telecoms
5 69 (3.32%) Marketing
6 52 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 51 (2.45%) Automotive
8 49 (2.36%) Games
9 31 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (0.87%) Electronics
11 17 (0.82%) Financial Institution
11 17 (0.82%) Back Office
12 13 (0.63%) Multimedia
12 13 (0.63%) Billing
13 8 (0.38%) Publishing
14 7 (0.34%) Legal
15 5 (0.24%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.19%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.14%) Military
17 3 (0.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 960 (46.15%) Developer
2 565 (27.16%) Java Developer
3 281 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 234 (11.25%) Analyst
5 207 (9.95%) Senior Developer
6 163 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 143 (6.88%) Architect
8 140 (6.73%) Senior Java Developer
9 133 (6.39%) Support Analyst
10 125 (6.01%) Applications Support
11 88 (4.23%) Applications Support Analyst
12 71 (3.41%) Consultant
13 66 (3.17%) Junior
14 62 (2.98%) Test Engineer
15 61 (2.93%) Graduate
16 60 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
17 56 (2.69%) Java Software Engineer
18 55 (2.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
19 50 (2.40%) Lead Developer
20 49 (2.36%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (23.65%) J2EE
2 429 (20.63%) HTML
3 426 (20.48%) .NET
4 421 (20.24%) XML
5 347 (16.68%) Web Services
6 346 (16.63%) Spring
7 332 (15.96%) CSS
8 206 (9.90%) Hibernate
9 178 (8.56%) jQuery
10 157 (7.55%) JSP
11 149 (7.16%) Java EE
12 140 (6.73%) Struts
13 136 (6.54%) SOAP
14 135 (6.49%) Middleware
15 126 (6.06%) REST
16 120 (5.77%) RESTful
17 99 (4.76%) JMS
18 94 (4.52%) ASP.NET
18 94 (4.52%) Ajax
19 88 (4.23%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 283 (13.61%) Computer Science
2 159 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 132 (6.35%) Open Source
4 104 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 86 (4.13%) Algorithms
6 76 (3.65%) Mobile App
7 75 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
7 75 (3.61%) Management Information System
8 58 (2.79%) User Experience
9 46 (2.21%) PKI
10 31 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
11 26 (1.25%) Device Driver
12 25 (1.20%) Physics
13 24 (1.15%) Visualisation
14 22 (1.06%) Data Integration
14 22 (1.06%) N-Tier
15 21 (1.01%) 3D Graphics
15 21 (1.01%) Cryptography
16 20 (0.96%) Informatics
16 20 (0.96%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 492 (23.65%) Linux
2 419 (20.14%) UNIX
3 320 (15.38%) Windows
4 151 (7.26%) Android
5 131 (6.30%) Solaris
6 84 (4.04%) Apple iOS
7 43 (2.07%) AIX
8 37 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (1.78%) Windows Phone
9 36 (1.73%) HPUX
10 23 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
11 10 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.43%) Debian
13 7 (0.34%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.24%) CentOS
14 5 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.14%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (31.59%) Agile Software Development
2 517 (24.86%) Software Engineering
3 399 (19.18%) OO
4 265 (12.74%) E-Commerce
5 200 (9.62%) Scrum
6 193 (9.28%) TDD
7 186 (8.94%) SOA
8 173 (8.32%) MVC
9 132 (6.35%) Multithreading
10 129 (6.20%) Web Development
11 110 (5.29%) ITIL
12 101 (4.86%) Mentoring
13 96 (4.62%) OOP
14 91 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
15 88 (4.23%) OOD
16 84 (4.04%) Project Management
17 80 (3.85%) Test Scripting
18 77 (3.70%) Test Automation
19 76 (3.65%) Waterfall
20 73 (3.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 755 (36.30%) SQL
2 501 (24.09%) JavaScript
3 460 (22.12%) C++
4 449 (21.59%) C#
5 285 (13.70%) C
6 277 (13.32%) Python
7 150 (7.21%) PL/SQL
8 122 (5.87%) Perl
9 115 (5.53%) PHP
10 105 (5.05%) Shell Script
11 87 (4.18%) Ruby
12 64 (3.08%) Bash Shell
12 64 (3.08%) VB
13 43 (2.07%) Objective-C
14 41 (1.97%) Scala
15 39 (1.88%) PowerShell
16 33 (1.59%) T-SQL
16 33 (1.59%) VB6
17 29 (1.39%) VB.NET
18 27 (1.30%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 494 (23.75%) Degree
2 47 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.02%) ISEB
4 41 (1.97%) Sun Certification
5 29 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 23 (1.11%) ISTQB
7 18 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (0.82%) PhD
9 9 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.43%) OCP
9 9 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.38%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (0.29%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.14%) HND
15 2 (0.096%) Chartered Engineer
15 2 (0.096%) CISSP
16 1 (0.048%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (5.87%) QA
2 83 (3.99%) SLA
3 30 (1.44%) ISO 8583
4 12 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.34%) ISO 9000
7 5 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.19%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.14%) GAMP
9 3 (0.14%) GCP
9 3 (0.14%) GMP
10 2 (0.096%) WAI
10 2 (0.096%) IEC 61508
10 2 (0.096%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.048%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 38 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.20%) Firmware
4 13 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (0.53%) VirtualBox
6 7 (0.34%) Terminal Server
6 7 (0.34%) HDFS
7 6 (0.29%) Samba
8 5 (0.24%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.19%) Varnish
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.14%) Xen
11 2 (0.096%) Squid
11 2 (0.096%) XenApp
11 2 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.048%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.048%) vSphere
12 1 (0.048%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (1.83%) Puppet
2 28 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.34%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.24%) Control-M
4 5 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.19%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.048%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 602 (28.94%) Oracle
2 217 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 165 (7.93%) IBM
4 56 (2.69%) Google
5 55 (2.64%) Sun
6 49 (2.36%) hybris
6 49 (2.36%) VMware
7 42 (2.02%) HP
7 42 (2.02%) TIBCO
8 38 (1.83%) SAP
9 31 (1.49%) Demandware
10 29 (1.39%) Red Hat
10 29 (1.39%) ATG
11 26 (1.25%) Atlassian
12 25 (1.20%) BEA
13 23 (1.11%) Ogone
14 22 (1.06%) Micro Focus
15 18 (0.87%) Sybase
16 17 (0.82%) Software AG
16 17 (0.82%) webMethods
Brentwood, Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
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Salary: COMPETITIVE + BENEFITS
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
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Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
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Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Training and Career Progression!
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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