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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 41 70 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 16.53% 22.58% 24.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.47% 34.31% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 36 69 100
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £23,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
144 204 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 58.06% 65.81% 63.70%
Number of salaries quoted 122 196 250
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 27 (32.14%) SQL
2 26 (30.95%) Degree
3 22 (26.19%) C#
3 22 (26.19%) Web Services
4 20 (23.81%) HTML
5 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
6 17 (20.24%) CSS
6 17 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (19.05%) C++
7 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
9 14 (16.67%) Spring
9 14 (16.67%) Cyber Security
10 13 (15.48%) J2EE
10 13 (15.48%) Oracle
10 13 (15.48%) SOAP
11 12 (14.29%) Tomcat
11 12 (14.29%) Hibernate
11 12 (14.29%) TDD
11 12 (14.29%) jQuery
12 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
12 11 (13.10%) Test Scripting
12 11 (13.10%) Mobile App
13 10 (11.90%) Struts
13 10 (11.90%) Windows
13 10 (11.90%) Linux
13 10 (11.90%) HTML5
14 9 (10.71%) .NET
14 9 (10.71%) EJB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 12 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.14%) Apache
3 3 (3.57%) IIS
4 2 (2.38%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.76%) VPN
1 4 (4.76%) DNS
1 4 (4.76%) SAN
1 4 (4.76%) Firewall
1 4 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (3.57%) X.509
2 3 (3.57%) Wireshark
2 3 (3.57%) LDAP
2 3 (3.57%) HTTP
2 3 (3.57%) Kerberos
2 3 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.95%) Big Data
2 5 (5.95%) MySQL
3 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.38%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.38%) OLAP
5 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.19%) DB2
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Subversion
2 4 (4.76%) Maven
2 4 (4.76%) Ant
3 3 (3.57%) Fiddler
4 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.19%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.19%) JMeter
5 1 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (2.38%) Back Office
3 2 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (55.95%) Developer
2 31 (36.90%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Architect
5 9 (10.71%) C++ Developer
5 9 (10.71%) C++/Java Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Technical Architect
7 7 (8.33%) Graduate
7 7 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Test Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Java Technical Architect
9 5 (5.95%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Java Architect
10 4 (4.76%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.19%) Web Services
2 20 (23.81%) HTML
3 17 (20.24%) CSS
4 14 (16.67%) Spring
5 13 (15.48%) J2EE
5 13 (15.48%) SOAP
6 12 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 12 (14.29%) jQuery
7 10 (11.90%) HTML5
7 10 (11.90%) Struts
8 9 (10.71%) .NET
8 9 (10.71%) EJB
8 9 (10.71%) Java EE
9 8 (9.52%) JPA
9 8 (9.52%) Servlets
9 8 (9.52%) CSS3
10 7 (8.33%) JSP
10 7 (8.33%) JMS
10 7 (8.33%) REST
10 7 (8.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.10%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.33%) Social Media
5 4 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.76%) Replication
6 3 (3.57%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.57%) PKI
6 3 (3.57%) User Experience
7 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.38%) Physics
8 1 (1.19%) DataPower
8 1 (1.19%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Windows
1 10 (11.90%) Linux
2 8 (9.52%) Android
2 8 (9.52%) UNIX
3 6 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (19.05%) Software Engineering
2 14 (16.67%) Cyber Security
3 12 (14.29%) TDD
4 11 (13.10%) Test Scripting
5 9 (10.71%) System Testing
5 9 (10.71%) Scrum
5 9 (10.71%) UML
6 8 (9.52%) OO
6 8 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 7 (8.33%) DevOps
7 7 (8.33%) SOA
7 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 6 (7.14%) Automation Testing
9 5 (5.95%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (4.76%) Network Management
10 4 (4.76%) Information Assurance
10 4 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.14%) SQL
2 22 (26.19%) C#
3 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.05%) C++
5 8 (9.52%) PHP
5 8 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.95%) Groovy
6 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.95%) C
7 4 (4.76%) Ruby
8 2 (2.38%) Scala
9 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.19%) Lua
9 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (30.95%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.76%) HND
2 4 (4.76%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.38%) KVM
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) Puppet
1 8 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.38%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.38%) ForgeRock
3 2 (2.38%) SAP
3 2 (2.38%) Progress
4 1 (1.19%) IBM
4 1 (1.19%) JBoss
4 1 (1.19%) HP
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