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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 989 999 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.00% 13.61% 14.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.99% 25.52% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 826 755 783
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
3533 3914 3788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 50.03% 53.34% 56.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2971 3187 3213
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 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 8 February 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 +3 354 £40,000 -11.11% 49
Hertfordshire -5 274 £47,500 - 28
Suffolk +10 149 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Essex +6 129 £40,000 -8.57% 9
Bedfordshire -11 51 £47,500 - 11
Norfolk +18 37 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

1 793 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
2 656 (34.82%) SQL
3 548 (29.09%) Degree
4 477 (25.32%) Oracle
5 472 (25.05%) Computer Science
6 470 (24.95%) Software Engineering
7 444 (23.57%) JavaScript
8 439 (23.30%) Web Services
9 430 (22.82%) Spring
10 411 (21.82%) HTML
11 409 (21.71%) J2EE
12 364 (19.32%) C#
13 332 (17.62%) C++
14 324 (17.20%) OO
15 317 (16.83%) Linux
16 310 (16.45%) CSS
17 300 (15.92%) Hibernate
18 296 (15.71%) Finance
19 290 (15.39%) .NET
20 282 (14.97%) XML
21 272 (14.44%) SQL Server
22 266 (14.12%) TDD
23 256 (13.59%) Scrum
24 244 (12.95%) REST
25 237 (12.58%) Windows
26 228 (12.10%) Unix
27 217 (11.52%) JBoss
27 217 (11.52%) SOAP
28 211 (11.20%) Python
29 208 (11.04%) C

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 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
1 217 (11.52%) JBoss
2 187 (9.93%) Tomcat
3 162 (8.60%) WebSphere
4 140 (7.43%) WebLogic
5 107 (5.68%) Apache
6 64 (3.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 57 (3.03%) Node.js
8 45 (2.39%) Apache Pig
9 36 (1.91%) Apache ServiceMix
10 33 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
11 29 (1.54%) IIS
12 17 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
13 15 (0.80%) Apache Spark
13 15 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (0.80%) GlassFish
14 14 (0.74%) CMS
15 12 (0.64%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.58%) Documentum
17 8 (0.42%) MQSeries
17 8 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 71 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 53 (2.81%) MS Office
3 3 (0.16%) 3ds Max
3 3 (0.16%) Blender
3 3 (0.16%) Maya
3 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.053%) SPSS
5 1 (0.053%) Weka
Business Applications
1 7 (0.37%) Temenos T24
2 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.11%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.11%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.053%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.053%) Finacle
4 1 (0.053%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.053%) Magento
4 1 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.053%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 85 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
3 40 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (0.74%) GitHub
7 11 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
7 11 (0.58%) OpenShift
8 9 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.42%) CloudFront
9 8 (0.42%) SaaS
10 6 (0.32%) Google App Engine
11 5 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.21%) IBM SmartCloud
13 3 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.053%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.71%) HTTP
2 49 (2.60%) Internet
3 29 (1.54%) SSL
3 29 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 26 (1.38%) Firewall
5 24 (1.27%) FTP
6 21 (1.11%) SSH
7 20 (1.06%) LDAP
8 15 (0.80%) DNS
9 10 (0.53%) LTE
9 10 (0.53%) Telnet
9 10 (0.53%) VoLTE
10 8 (0.42%) PuTTY
11 6 (0.32%) AMQP
11 6 (0.32%) Bluetooth
11 6 (0.32%) MQTT
11 6 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (0.32%) Wireless
12 5 (0.27%) 3GPP
12 5 (0.27%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 158 (8.39%) NoSQL
3 137 (7.27%) MySQL
3 137 (7.27%) Oracle Database
3 137 (7.27%) Relational Database
4 132 (7.01%) Big Data
5 68 (3.61%) Hadoop
6 66 (3.50%) MongoDB
7 63 (3.34%) RDBMS
8 44 (2.34%) Apache Hive
9 41 (2.18%) DB2
10 30 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 30 (1.59%) Couchbase
11 29 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
12 28 (1.49%) Neo4j
12 28 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
13 26 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
14 20 (1.06%) Data Mining
15 18 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 177 (9.39%) Git (software)
2 166 (8.81%) Selenium
3 144 (7.64%) Maven
4 122 (6.48%) JUnit
5 116 (6.16%) Jenkins
6 100 (5.31%) JIRA
7 89 (4.72%) Eclipse
8 75 (3.98%) Subversion
9 57 (3.03%) Cucumber
10 55 (2.92%) JMeter
11 49 (2.60%) HP UFT
12 36 (1.91%) TeamCity
12 36 (1.91%) WebDriver
13 32 (1.70%) Visual Studio
14 31 (1.65%) SoapUI
15 25 (1.33%) Ant
16 24 (1.27%) Android Studio
16 24 (1.27%) NUnit
16 24 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
17 22 (1.17%) Mercurial
General
1 296 (15.71%) Finance
2 84 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 75 (3.98%) Banking
4 59 (3.13%) Retail
5 58 (3.08%) Games
6 39 (2.07%) Automotive
7 22 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 21 (1.11%) Electronics
9 18 (0.96%) Arabic Language
9 18 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 18 (0.96%) Russian Language
10 17 (0.90%) Marketing
11 16 (0.85%) iGaming
12 12 (0.64%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.58%) Publishing
14 6 (0.32%) Billing
15 5 (0.27%) Advertising
16 4 (0.21%) Military
17 3 (0.16%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1049 (55.68%) Developer
2 737 (39.12%) Java Developer
3 222 (11.78%) Software Engineer
4 177 (9.39%) Senior Developer
5 173 (9.18%) Java Engineer
6 159 (8.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 149 (7.91%) Analyst
8 139 (7.38%) Software Developer
9 119 (6.32%) Graduate
10 116 (6.16%) Java Software Developer
11 112 (5.94%) Programmer
12 103 (5.47%) Architect
13 99 (5.25%) Java Software Engineer
14 98 (5.20%) J2EE Developer
15 94 (4.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 91 (4.83%) Graduate Developer
17 89 (4.72%) Java Programmer
18 82 (4.35%) Junior
19 71 (3.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
20 69 (3.66%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (23.30%) Web Services
2 430 (22.82%) Spring
3 411 (21.82%) HTML
4 409 (21.71%) J2EE
5 310 (16.45%) CSS
6 300 (15.92%) Hibernate
7 290 (15.39%) .NET
8 282 (14.97%) XML
9 244 (12.95%) REST
10 217 (11.52%) SOAP
11 199 (10.56%) Java EE
12 131 (6.95%) jQuery
13 123 (6.53%) HTML5
14 118 (6.26%) RESTful
15 90 (4.78%) JMS
15 90 (4.78%) JSP
16 89 (4.72%) Ajax
17 83 (4.41%) Swing
18 79 (4.19%) JSON
19 73 (3.87%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 472 (25.05%) Computer Science
2 122 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (6.21%) Mathematics
4 93 (4.94%) Mobile App
5 86 (4.56%) Algorithms
6 68 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 52 (2.76%) Data Structures
7 52 (2.76%) Physics
8 47 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
9 38 (2.02%) Cryptography
10 33 (1.75%) Life Science
11 30 (1.59%) Biology
11 30 (1.59%) User Experience
12 29 (1.54%) Cybercrime
13 24 (1.27%) Visualisation
14 23 (1.22%) DataPower
15 20 (1.06%) Clustering
16 19 (1.01%) Client/Server
17 17 (0.90%) Internet of Things
18 15 (0.80%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 317 (16.83%) Linux
2 237 (12.58%) Windows
3 228 (12.10%) Unix
4 179 (9.50%) Android
5 136 (7.22%) Apple iOS
6 46 (2.44%) Windows Server
7 35 (1.86%) Solaris
8 31 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (1.22%) AIX
12 14 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
13 13 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (0.64%) Windows Phone
15 8 (0.42%) HPUX
15 8 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (0.42%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.27%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.21%) CentOS
17 4 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 793 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
2 470 (24.95%) Software Engineering
3 324 (17.20%) OO
4 266 (14.12%) TDD
5 256 (13.59%) Scrum
6 156 (8.28%) MVC
7 134 (7.11%) UML
8 126 (6.69%) OOP
9 122 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
10 121 (6.42%) SOA
11 119 (6.32%) Open Source
12 117 (6.21%) Mentoring
13 116 (6.16%) Unit Testing
14 103 (5.47%) ITIL
14 103 (5.47%) SDLC
15 97 (5.15%) E-Commerce
16 96 (5.10%) BDD
17 84 (4.46%) Software Testing
18 83 (4.41%) Web Development
19 73 (3.87%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 656 (34.82%) SQL
2 444 (23.57%) JavaScript
3 364 (19.32%) C#
4 332 (17.62%) C++
5 211 (11.20%) Python
6 208 (11.04%) C
7 138 (7.32%) Perl
8 125 (6.63%) PL/SQL
9 118 (6.26%) PHP
10 87 (4.62%) Objective-C
11 73 (3.87%) Shell Script
12 62 (3.29%) Bash Shell
13 54 (2.87%) Scala
14 43 (2.28%) VB.NET
15 42 (2.23%) Ruby
16 37 (1.96%) Groovy
17 29 (1.54%) T-SQL
18 28 (1.49%) VB
19 17 (0.90%) Embedded C++
20 15 (0.80%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 548 (29.09%) Degree
2 75 (3.98%) Security Cleared
3 58 (3.08%) PhD
4 51 (2.71%) SC Cleared
5 37 (1.96%) ISEB
6 28 (1.49%) ISTQB
7 26 (1.38%) Sun Certification
8 24 (1.27%) CISSP
9 23 (1.22%) GIAC
10 20 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (1.01%) CCNA
11 19 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (1.01%) Linux+ Certification
11 19 (1.01%) MCSE
11 19 (1.01%) SANS
11 19 (1.01%) SSCP
12 15 (0.80%) DV Cleared
13 12 (0.64%) AWS Certification
14 8 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
15 7 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (8.76%) QA
2 27 (1.43%) SLA
3 10 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.42%) ISO 8583
4 8 (0.42%) ISO20022
5 6 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.32%) FIPS 140-2
6 5 (0.27%) HL7
6 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 7816
6 5 (0.27%) SEPA
7 4 (0.21%) WAI
8 3 (0.16%) SDET
9 2 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 40 (2.12%) Docker
2 32 (1.70%) Firmware
3 31 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (1.59%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.80%) Postfix
6 11 (0.58%) qmail
6 11 (0.58%) Sendmail
7 10 (0.53%) Xen
8 8 (0.42%) iptables
9 6 (0.32%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.21%) KVM
11 4 (0.21%) LXC
12 2 (0.11%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 1 (0.053%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 56 (2.97%) Puppet
2 27 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (0.58%) Plesk
5 5 (0.27%) Ansible
6 4 (0.21%) Cobbler
6 4 (0.21%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (0.21%) Nessus
7 3 (0.16%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.16%) Unicenter
8 2 (0.11%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.053%) logstash
9 1 (0.053%) StatsD
Vendors
1 477 (25.32%) Oracle
2 184 (9.77%) IBM
3 121 (6.42%) Microsoft
4 48 (2.55%) Red Hat
5 46 (2.44%) Google
6 37 (1.96%) Sun
7 34 (1.80%) VMware
8 28 (1.49%) SAP
9 24 (1.27%) HP
10 20 (1.06%) WorldPay
11 17 (0.90%) CA
12 16 (0.85%) Dell
13 13 (0.69%) webMethods
14 11 (0.58%) hybris
15 10 (0.53%) TIBCO
16 7 (0.37%) Autodesk
16 7 (0.37%) Intel
16 7 (0.37%) PTC
16 7 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
17 6 (0.32%) Adobe
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Relocation Package plus Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 +excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £15,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £63000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + be - bonus,shares,pens+more
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens - shares, health, pens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago