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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 1010 919 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.25% 12.81% 16.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.95% 22.49% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 818 785 1235
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3892 4087 5285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.06% 56.95% 58.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3270 3670 4633
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +5 445 £40,000 - 79
Hertfordshire 0 315 £47,500 +11.76% 39
Essex +25 117 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Bedfordshire -8 77 £40,750 -4.11% 8
Suffolk -16 41 £37,500 +4.16% 11
Norfolk +1 15 £29,500 -30.58% 6
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 837 (36.90%) SQL
2 696 (30.69%) Oracle
3 652 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
4 648 (28.57%) Degree
5 601 (26.50%) C#
6 566 (24.96%) OO
7 533 (23.50%) JavaScript
8 526 (23.19%) .NET
9 503 (22.18%) Linux
10 500 (22.05%) C++
11 496 (21.87%) Software Engineering
12 469 (20.68%) Finance
13 452 (19.93%) UNIX
14 440 (19.40%) J2EE
15 424 (18.69%) HTML
16 417 (18.39%) Computer Science
17 375 (16.53%) XML
18 366 (16.14%) Python
19 315 (13.89%) SQL Server
20 314 (13.84%) C
21 305 (13.45%) Web Services
22 303 (13.36%) CSS
23 301 (13.27%) Windows
24 295 (13.01%) E-Commerce
25 286 (12.61%) Tomcat
26 267 (11.77%) PHP
27 242 (10.67%) Spring
28 231 (10.19%) Scrum
29 223 (9.83%) JSP
30 221 (9.74%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 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
1 286 (12.61%) Tomcat
2 213 (9.39%) WebSphere
3 162 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 149 (6.57%) Apache
5 118 (5.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 108 (4.76%) IIS
7 73 (3.22%) MQSeries
8 60 (2.65%) GlassFish
9 45 (1.98%) IBM HTTP Server
10 40 (1.76%) CMS
11 35 (1.54%) SharePoint
12 30 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
13 22 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 22 (0.97%) Confluence
13 22 (0.97%) Node.js
14 21 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
15 18 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 17 (0.75%) Tuxedo
16 17 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
17 16 (0.71%) Documentum
Applications
1 93 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 52 (2.29%) MS Office
3 16 (0.71%) 3ds Max
4 8 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.31%) MS Project
6 6 (0.26%) Maya
6 6 (0.26%) Blender
7 5 (0.22%) Mathematica
8 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.088%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.044%) SPSS
10 1 (0.044%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.044%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 72 (3.17%) Magento
2 68 (3.00%) Oracle CRM
3 13 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.26%) Tridion
7 6 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.22%) FastVal
8 5 (0.22%) Fredhopper
8 5 (0.22%) SunGard APT
9 4 (0.18%) assyst
9 4 (0.18%) RiskWrite
10 3 (0.13%) SAP APO
10 3 (0.13%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.044%) SalesLogix
12 1 (0.044%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 45 (1.98%) SaaS
2 38 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.44%) Force.com
6 9 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.31%) PaaS
8 6 (0.26%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
9 5 (0.22%) IaaS
9 5 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.18%) CloudFront
10 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.088%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.044%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 136 (6.00%) Internet
2 116 (5.11%) HTTP
3 48 (2.12%) Wireless
4 39 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 38 (1.68%) FTP
6 37 (1.63%) Firewall
6 37 (1.63%) LTE
7 33 (1.46%) DNS
8 23 (1.01%) LDAP
9 22 (0.97%) SAN
10 21 (0.93%) DHCP
11 19 (0.84%) 3GPP
11 19 (0.84%) SS7
12 18 (0.79%) VoLTE
13 17 (0.75%) 3G
14 15 (0.66%) 4G
15 12 (0.53%) NAS
15 12 (0.53%) 2G
16 11 (0.49%) NFC
16 11 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 210 (9.26%) Relational Database
3 195 (8.60%) MySQL
4 127 (5.60%) DB2
5 112 (4.94%) Oracle Database
6 103 (4.54%) NoSQL
7 88 (3.88%) RDBMS
8 66 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 60 (2.65%) Data Mining
10 50 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
11 48 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
12 46 (2.03%) Hadoop
13 45 (1.98%) MongoDB
14 44 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
15 43 (1.90%) Big Data
16 42 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
17 40 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
18 27 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
19 22 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
20 16 (0.71%) Informix
Development Applications
1 150 (6.61%) Subversion
2 135 (5.95%) Selenium
3 134 (5.91%) Maven
4 123 (5.42%) Eclipse
5 118 (5.20%) Git (software)
6 111 (4.89%) Ant
7 94 (4.14%) JUnit
8 88 (3.88%) Visual Studio
9 79 (3.48%) Jenkins
10 53 (2.34%) QuickTest Pro
11 46 (2.03%) WebDriver
12 37 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
13 35 (1.54%) NUnit
13 35 (1.54%) Gradle
14 32 (1.41%) Cucumber
15 28 (1.23%) Hudson
15 28 (1.23%) JIRA
16 20 (0.88%) JBehave
17 17 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (0.75%) MyEclipse
General
1 469 (20.68%) Finance
2 205 (9.04%) Retail
3 158 (6.97%) Marketing
4 112 (4.94%) Banking
5 111 (4.89%) Telecoms
6 99 (4.37%) Manufacturing
7 71 (3.13%) Automotive
8 50 (2.20%) Games
9 25 (1.10%) Electronics
10 18 (0.79%) Multimedia
11 17 (0.75%) Billing
12 13 (0.57%) Online Betting
13 11 (0.49%) Advertising
14 10 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.35%) Back Office
15 8 (0.35%) Publishing
16 6 (0.26%) Law
16 6 (0.26%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.26%) German Language
17 4 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1023 (45.11%) Developer
2 575 (25.35%) Java Developer
3 314 (13.84%) Software Engineer
4 245 (10.80%) Analyst
5 164 (7.23%) Senior Developer
6 155 (6.83%) Software Developer
7 144 (6.35%) Architect
8 110 (4.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 108 (4.76%) Test Engineer
10 95 (4.19%) Support Analyst
11 91 (4.01%) Consultant
12 86 (3.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 80 (3.53%) Applications Support
14 74 (3.26%) Java Software Engineer
15 71 (3.13%) Junior
16 70 (3.09%) Web Developer
16 70 (3.09%) Support Engineer
17 67 (2.95%) Tester
17 67 (2.95%) Graduate
18 60 (2.65%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 526 (23.19%) .NET
2 440 (19.40%) J2EE
3 424 (18.69%) HTML
4 375 (16.53%) XML
5 305 (13.45%) Web Services
6 303 (13.36%) CSS
7 242 (10.67%) Spring
8 223 (9.83%) JSP
9 166 (7.32%) Hibernate
10 158 (6.97%) jQuery
11 136 (6.00%) Struts
12 130 (5.73%) ASP.NET
13 127 (5.60%) Ajax
14 122 (5.38%) Middleware
15 113 (4.98%) HTML5
16 105 (4.63%) Servlets
17 97 (4.28%) JMS
18 90 (3.97%) JDBC
19 83 (3.66%) Java EE
20 77 (3.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 417 (18.39%) Computer Science
2 198 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
3 188 (8.29%) Mathematics
4 112 (4.94%) Open Source
5 106 (4.67%) Mobile App
6 88 (3.88%) User Experience
7 78 (3.44%) Physics
8 59 (2.60%) PKI
9 55 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
10 45 (1.98%) Management Information System
11 36 (1.59%) Statistics
12 31 (1.37%) Data Integration
13 28 (1.23%) Wiki
14 24 (1.06%) Cryptography
15 23 (1.01%) Visualisation
16 22 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
17 21 (0.93%) Artificial Intelligence
18 19 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
19 17 (0.75%) 3D Graphics
20 16 (0.71%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 503 (22.18%) Linux
2 452 (19.93%) UNIX
3 301 (13.27%) Windows
4 163 (7.19%) Apple iOS
5 156 (6.88%) Android
6 138 (6.08%) Solaris
7 53 (2.34%) AIX
8 35 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (0.88%) Windows Phone
11 17 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (0.66%) CentOS
13 14 (0.62%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.49%) HPUX
15 10 (0.44%) Mac OS
16 9 (0.40%) Debian
17 8 (0.35%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
18 7 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
19 6 (0.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 652 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
2 566 (24.96%) OO
3 496 (21.87%) Software Engineering
4 295 (13.01%) E-Commerce
5 231 (10.19%) Scrum
6 185 (8.16%) TDD
7 151 (6.66%) SOA
8 148 (6.53%) Multithreading
9 143 (6.31%) MVC
10 133 (5.86%) OOP
11 123 (5.42%) Project Management
12 117 (5.16%) OOD
13 108 (4.76%) CRM
14 105 (4.63%) Test Scripting
15 104 (4.59%) Web Development
16 102 (4.50%) Test Automation
17 90 (3.97%) Mentoring
18 88 (3.88%) UML
19 87 (3.84%) Software Testing
20 72 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 837 (36.90%) SQL
2 601 (26.50%) C#
3 533 (23.50%) JavaScript
4 500 (22.05%) C++
5 366 (16.14%) Python
6 314 (13.84%) C
7 267 (11.77%) PHP
8 203 (8.95%) Perl
9 136 (6.00%) PL/SQL
10 130 (5.73%) Ruby
11 88 (3.88%) Shell Script
12 85 (3.75%) Bash Shell
13 78 (3.44%) VB
14 58 (2.56%) Objective-C
15 43 (1.90%) VB.NET
16 38 (1.68%) Scala
17 33 (1.46%) PowerShell
18 32 (1.41%) VBA
19 27 (1.19%) T-SQL
19 27 (1.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 648 (28.57%) Degree
2 53 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 48 (2.12%) ISEB
4 45 (1.98%) ISTQB
5 39 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 25 (1.10%) Sun Certification
7 16 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
8 15 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (0.57%) OCP
10 12 (0.53%) PhD
11 11 (0.49%) CISSP
12 7 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.22%) CEH
13 5 (0.22%) HND
13 5 (0.22%) MCDBA
14 4 (0.18%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.18%) PMP
14 4 (0.18%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.18%) Chartered Engineer
15 3 (0.13%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (9.74%) QA
2 32 (1.41%) ISO 8583
3 25 (1.10%) SLA
4 20 (0.88%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.49%) ISO 9000
6 7 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.13%) GAMP
8 3 (0.13%) GCP
8 3 (0.13%) GMP
9 2 (0.088%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.044%) WAI
System Software
1 30 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.53%) XenApp
4 11 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.26%) HDFS
6 4 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.13%) NFS
7 3 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.13%) KVM
8 2 (0.088%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.044%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.044%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (1.72%) Puppet
2 32 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.44%) OpenSSO
5 8 (0.35%) Red Hat Satellite
5 8 (0.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 7 (0.31%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.18%) Control-M
7 4 (0.18%) Nagios
7 4 (0.18%) Opsview
8 3 (0.13%) BMC Performance Manager
9 2 (0.088%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.088%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.044%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.044%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 696 (30.69%) Oracle
2 208 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 189 (8.33%) JBoss
4 126 (5.56%) SAP
5 104 (4.59%) IBM
6 75 (3.31%) JD Edwards
7 61 (2.69%) Sun
8 43 (1.90%) Red Hat
9 42 (1.85%) Sybase
10 39 (1.72%) TIBCO
11 38 (1.68%) Google
12 36 (1.59%) VMware
13 27 (1.19%) HP
14 25 (1.10%) Adobe
15 22 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
16 21 (0.93%) Atlassian
16 21 (0.93%) hybris
16 21 (0.93%) Citrix
17 19 (0.84%) DevExpress
17 19 (0.84%) Perforce
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens - pens, healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 13 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + bens - pens, health+
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV=
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NST Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 41k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago