The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java 59 50 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 16.95% 17.42% 12.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.43% 24.39% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56 39 35
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Java
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
232 205 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 66.67% 71.43% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 194 162 200
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Java
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Ipswich region.

Java Salary Trend in Ipswich

Java
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 39 (36.45%) HTML
2 37 (34.58%) JavaScript
3 36 (33.64%) C#
4 35 (32.71%) CSS
4 35 (32.71%) jQuery
5 32 (29.91%) SOA
6 31 (28.97%) .NET
7 29 (27.10%) SQL
8 26 (24.30%) Web Services
8 26 (24.30%) REST
9 25 (23.36%) J2EE
9 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
10 24 (22.43%) OO
10 24 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (21.50%) SOAP
12 22 (20.56%) XML
13 21 (19.63%) Subversion
13 21 (19.63%) NoSQL
13 21 (19.63%) Java EE
14 20 (18.69%) Scrum
15 18 (16.82%) Ajax
15 18 (16.82%) HTML5
16 17 (15.89%) MongoDB
16 17 (15.89%) Online Games
16 17 (15.89%) CSS3
16 17 (15.89%) Big Data
16 17 (15.89%) Mobile App
16 17 (15.89%) Games
16 17 (15.89%) PRINCE2
16 17 (15.89%) UNIX

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 14 (13.08%) Apache Pig
2 13 (12.15%) Tomcat
3 12 (11.21%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (11.21%) WebLogic
3 12 (11.21%) WebSphere
4 10 (9.35%) JBoss
4 10 (9.35%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (5.61%) CMS
6 4 (3.74%) Apache
7 3 (2.80%) Drupal
7 3 (2.80%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.80%) Node.js
8 2 (1.87%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.61%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.67%) VPN
2 5 (4.67%) DNS
2 5 (4.67%) VoIP
2 5 (4.67%) SAN
2 5 (4.67%) Firewall
3 4 (3.74%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.93%) LDAP
4 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.93%) X.509
4 1 (0.93%) HTTP
4 1 (0.93%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.63%) NoSQL
2 17 (15.89%) Big Data
2 17 (15.89%) MongoDB
3 14 (13.08%) Hadoop
3 14 (13.08%) Apache Hive
3 14 (13.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (4.67%) MySQL
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.93%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (19.63%) Subversion
2 12 (11.21%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.41%) Maven
4 7 (6.54%) SoapUI
5 6 (5.61%) Gradle
6 3 (2.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (2.80%) Rational Functional Tester
6 3 (2.80%) Selenium
6 3 (2.80%) Ant
6 3 (2.80%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (2.80%) JMeter
7 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.93%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.93%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 17 (15.89%) Games
2 11 (10.28%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.54%) Finance
4 4 (3.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (61.68%) Developer
2 27 (25.23%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.82%) Software Developer
4 17 (15.89%) Project Manager
5 16 (14.95%) Senior Developer
6 12 (11.21%) Web Developer
7 11 (10.28%) Software Project Manager
7 11 (10.28%) Software Manager
8 9 (8.41%) Graduate
9 7 (6.54%) Architect
9 7 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Technical Architect
11 5 (4.67%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
12 4 (3.74%) Software Engineer
12 4 (3.74%) Team Leader
12 4 (3.74%) Java Team Leader
12 4 (3.74%) C++ Developer
12 4 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (3.74%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (36.45%) HTML
2 35 (32.71%) CSS
2 35 (32.71%) jQuery
3 31 (28.97%) .NET
4 26 (24.30%) Web Services
4 26 (24.30%) REST
5 25 (23.36%) J2EE
6 23 (21.50%) SOAP
7 22 (20.56%) XML
8 21 (19.63%) Java EE
9 18 (16.82%) Ajax
9 18 (16.82%) HTML5
10 17 (15.89%) CSS3
11 13 (12.15%) Apache Camel
11 13 (12.15%) OSGi
12 12 (11.21%) Spring
13 6 (5.61%) Hibernate
13 6 (5.61%) AngularJS
13 6 (5.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (4.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.89%) Online Games
1 17 (15.89%) Mobile App
2 13 (12.15%) Social Media
3 10 (9.35%) DataPower
4 5 (4.67%) PMI
5 4 (3.74%) Replication
5 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
7 1 (0.93%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.93%) PKI
7 1 (0.93%) BBC
7 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.93%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.89%) UNIX
1 17 (15.89%) Windows
1 17 (15.89%) Linux
2 4 (3.74%) Android
3 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.91%) SOA
2 24 (22.43%) OO
2 24 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (18.69%) Scrum
4 17 (15.89%) PRINCE2
5 15 (14.02%) TDD
6 14 (13.08%) Web Application Development
7 12 (11.21%) Configuration Management
8 11 (10.28%) CRM
9 9 (8.41%) Web Development
10 7 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.54%) Service Management
11 6 (5.61%) ITIL
11 6 (5.61%) Integration Testing
12 5 (4.67%) DevOps
12 5 (4.67%) OOP
12 5 (4.67%) Quality Management
12 5 (4.67%) Project Management
12 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
13 4 (3.74%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.58%) JavaScript
2 36 (33.64%) C#
3 29 (27.10%) SQL
4 14 (13.08%) Groovy
5 12 (11.21%) PowerShell
6 10 (9.35%) C++
7 7 (6.54%) PHP
7 7 (6.54%) Ruby
7 7 (6.54%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.67%) Scala
10 3 (2.80%) C
10 3 (2.80%) Python
10 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.93%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.93%) VC++
11 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.93%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.93%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (8.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (6.54%) Degree
4 5 (4.67%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.67%) Sun Certification
5 4 (3.74%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.93%) VCP4
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Firmware
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) Puppet
1 10 (9.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.89%) Oracle
3 15 (14.02%) IBM
4 3 (2.80%) Appcelerator
4 3 (2.80%) HP
5 1 (0.93%) Siemens
5 1 (0.93%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) ForgeRock
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