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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 69 55 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.60% 17.03% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.60% 22.09% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 65 46 44
Average salary £39,000 £41,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
250 249 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 63.78% 77.09% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 216 186 182
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 £49,500 £45,000 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 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 43 (40.19%) C#
2 41 (38.32%) HTML
3 40 (37.38%) JavaScript
4 38 (35.51%) CSS
5 37 (34.58%) SQL
6 34 (31.78%) OO
7 31 (28.97%) .NET
7 31 (28.97%) SOA
8 29 (27.10%) Games
8 29 (27.10%) jQuery
8 29 (27.10%) Online Games
9 28 (26.17%) Subversion
10 27 (25.23%) J2EE
11 26 (24.30%) Microsoft
12 22 (20.56%) XML
12 22 (20.56%) Scrum
13 20 (18.69%) PRINCE2
14 19 (17.76%) Web Services
14 19 (17.76%) REST
15 18 (16.82%) UNIX
16 17 (15.89%) Linux
16 17 (15.89%) SOAP
16 17 (15.89%) Oracle
16 17 (15.89%) NoSQL
17 16 (14.95%) Windows
17 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (14.02%) Java EE
19 14 (13.08%) IBM
20 13 (12.15%) Tomcat
20 13 (12.15%) Ajax

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 13 (12.15%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.21%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (11.21%) WebLogic
2 12 (11.21%) WebSphere
3 11 (10.28%) Apache Pig
4 10 (9.35%) Oracle Application Server
4 10 (9.35%) JBoss
5 5 (4.67%) CMS
6 3 (2.80%) Apache
6 3 (2.80%) Drupal
6 3 (2.80%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.80%) Node.js
7 2 (1.87%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.61%) VoIP
3 5 (4.67%) SAN
3 5 (4.67%) VPN
3 5 (4.67%) DNS
3 5 (4.67%) Firewall
4 4 (3.74%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.93%) LDAP
5 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.93%) SSL
5 1 (0.93%) X.509
5 1 (0.93%) HTTP
5 1 (0.93%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.89%) NoSQL
2 13 (12.15%) Big Data
2 13 (12.15%) MongoDB
3 11 (10.28%) Hadoop
3 11 (10.28%) Apache Hive
3 11 (10.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (4.67%) MySQL
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (26.17%) Subversion
2 13 (12.15%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.41%) Maven
4 7 (6.54%) SoapUI
4 7 (6.54%) Gradle
5 3 (2.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.87%) Rational Functional Tester
6 2 (1.87%) Selenium
6 2 (1.87%) Ant
6 2 (1.87%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.87%) JMeter
7 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.93%) Fiddler
General
1 29 (27.10%) Games
2 8 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.61%) Finance
4 5 (4.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 67 (62.62%) Developer
2 24 (22.43%) Software Developer
3 21 (19.63%) Project Manager
4 20 (18.69%) Web Developer
4 20 (18.69%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.15%) Software Project Manager
5 13 (12.15%) Software Manager
6 12 (11.21%) Graduate
7 9 (8.41%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.74%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.74%) Java Team Leader
10 3 (2.80%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.80%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (1.87%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (38.32%) HTML
2 38 (35.51%) CSS
3 31 (28.97%) .NET
4 29 (27.10%) jQuery
5 27 (25.23%) J2EE
6 22 (20.56%) XML
7 19 (17.76%) Web Services
7 19 (17.76%) REST
8 17 (15.89%) SOAP
9 15 (14.02%) Java EE
10 13 (12.15%) HTML5
10 13 (12.15%) Ajax
11 12 (11.21%) Spring
11 12 (11.21%) CSS3
12 11 (10.28%) OSGi
12 11 (10.28%) Apache Camel
13 6 (5.61%) AngularJS
13 6 (5.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (4.67%) JSON
14 5 (4.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.10%) Online Games
2 13 (12.15%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.41%) Social Media
4 8 (7.48%) DataPower
5 4 (3.74%) Replication
5 4 (3.74%) PMI
6 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
7 1 (0.93%) BBC
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.93%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.93%) PKI
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.93%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.82%) UNIX
2 17 (15.89%) Linux
3 16 (14.95%) Windows
4 4 (3.74%) Android
5 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.87%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (1.87%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.78%) OO
2 31 (28.97%) SOA
3 22 (20.56%) Scrum
4 20 (18.69%) PRINCE2
5 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.21%) Web Development
6 12 (11.21%) Web Application Development
7 11 (10.28%) Configuration Management
7 11 (10.28%) CRM
8 10 (9.35%) TDD
9 7 (6.54%) Service Management
10 6 (5.61%) Project Management
10 6 (5.61%) ITIL
10 6 (5.61%) Integration Testing
10 6 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.74%) DevOps
11 4 (3.74%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (3.74%) Quality Management
11 4 (3.74%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.74%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (40.19%) C#
2 40 (37.38%) JavaScript
3 37 (34.58%) SQL
4 12 (11.21%) PowerShell
5 11 (10.28%) Groovy
6 7 (6.54%) Bash Shell
6 7 (6.54%) C++
7 6 (5.61%) PHP
7 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.74%) Ruby
8 4 (3.74%) Python
9 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.87%) Scala
10 2 (1.87%) C
11 1 (0.93%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.93%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.93%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.93%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (8.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (4.67%) Sun Certification
4 4 (3.74%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.80%) Degree
5 3 (2.80%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
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 9 (8.41%) Puppet
1 9 (8.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (24.30%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.89%) Oracle
3 14 (13.08%) IBM
4 3 (2.80%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.87%) HP
6 1 (0.93%) Siemens
6 1 (0.93%) VMware
6 1 (0.93%) Google
6 1 (0.93%) ForgeRock
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