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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 89 54 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 18.94% 15.70% 19.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.97% 19.64% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 86 46 58
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £43,250
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
297 275 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 63.19% 79.94% 60.46%
Number of salaries quoted 277 200 178
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,900
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 1 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 65 (47.45%) C#
2 53 (38.69%) HTML
2 53 (38.69%) Games
3 51 (37.23%) CSS
3 51 (37.23%) OO
4 50 (36.50%) JavaScript
5 47 (34.31%) SQL
6 46 (33.58%) Online Games
7 42 (30.66%) SOA
8 41 (29.93%) Subversion
9 33 (24.09%) J2EE
10 32 (23.36%) Scrum
11 31 (22.63%) .NET
12 29 (21.17%) Microsoft
13 26 (18.98%) jQuery
14 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (16.79%) XML
15 21 (15.33%) Web Services
15 21 (15.33%) PRINCE2
15 21 (15.33%) REST
16 19 (13.87%) NoSQL
16 19 (13.87%) Mobile App
16 19 (13.87%) SOAP
16 19 (13.87%) Linux
17 18 (13.14%) Java EE
18 17 (12.41%) Web Development
18 17 (12.41%) Spring
19 16 (11.68%) Windows
19 16 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (11.68%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (7.30%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.57%) Apache Pig
2 9 (6.57%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (6.57%) WebLogic
3 7 (5.11%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (5.11%) JBoss
4 5 (3.65%) CMS
5 3 (2.19%) Node.js
5 3 (2.19%) Drupal
5 3 (2.19%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.19%) Apache
6 1 (0.73%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (5.84%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.11%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.92%) VoIP
3 3 (2.19%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (2.19%) VPN
3 3 (2.19%) DNS
3 3 (2.19%) SAN
3 3 (2.19%) Firewall
4 1 (0.73%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.73%) LDAP
4 1 (0.73%) SSL
4 1 (0.73%) HTTP
4 1 (0.73%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.73%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.87%) NoSQL
2 16 (11.68%) Big Data
3 11 (8.03%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (6.57%) Apache Hive
4 9 (6.57%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.38%) MySQL
6 4 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.19%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (29.93%) Subversion
2 16 (11.68%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.76%) Maven
4 10 (7.30%) SoapUI
4 10 (7.30%) Gradle
4 10 (7.30%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.38%) Selenium
6 4 (2.92%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (2.19%) RSpec
7 3 (2.19%) Capybara
8 2 (1.46%) JMeter
8 2 (1.46%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.46%) Ant
8 2 (1.46%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (0.73%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (38.69%) Games
2 8 (5.84%) Electronics
2 8 (5.84%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.84%) Finance
3 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 95 (69.34%) Developer
2 38 (27.74%) Software Developer
3 32 (23.36%) Web Developer
4 24 (17.52%) Java Developer
5 22 (16.06%) Project Manager
6 15 (10.95%) Graduate
7 14 (10.22%) Software Project Manager
7 14 (10.22%) Graduate Developer
7 14 (10.22%) Software Manager
8 9 (6.57%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.65%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) Analyst
9 5 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (2.92%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.92%) Software Engineer
10 4 (2.92%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (2.19%) Android Developer
11 3 (2.19%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (2.19%) Team Leader
11 3 (2.19%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (38.69%) HTML
2 51 (37.23%) CSS
3 33 (24.09%) J2EE
4 31 (22.63%) .NET
5 26 (18.98%) jQuery
6 23 (16.79%) XML
7 21 (15.33%) Web Services
7 21 (15.33%) REST
8 19 (13.87%) SOAP
9 18 (13.14%) Java EE
10 17 (12.41%) Spring
11 14 (10.22%) HTML5
12 11 (8.03%) CSS3
12 11 (8.03%) Ajax
13 9 (6.57%) Apache Camel
13 9 (6.57%) OSGi
14 7 (5.11%) Hibernate
15 4 (2.92%) AngularJS
15 4 (2.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (2.92%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (33.58%) Online Games
2 19 (13.87%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.84%) Social Media
4 6 (4.38%) DataPower
5 4 (2.92%) PMI
6 3 (2.19%) Replication
7 2 (1.46%) DTV
7 2 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.46%) Open Source
8 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.73%) User Experience
8 1 (0.73%) PKI
8 1 (0.73%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.73%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.87%) Linux
2 16 (11.68%) Windows
3 15 (10.95%) UNIX
4 5 (3.65%) Android
5 2 (1.46%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (1.46%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (37.23%) OO
2 42 (30.66%) SOA
3 32 (23.36%) Scrum
4 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (15.33%) PRINCE2
6 17 (12.41%) Web Development
7 16 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (10.95%) Web Application Development
9 13 (9.49%) TDD
10 12 (8.76%) CRM
10 12 (8.76%) Configuration Management
11 9 (6.57%) Integration Testing
12 7 (5.11%) Project Management
13 6 (4.38%) DevOps
14 5 (3.65%) Mobile Application Development
14 5 (3.65%) Build Automation
14 5 (3.65%) Software Delivery
14 5 (3.65%) ITIL
14 5 (3.65%) OOP
14 5 (3.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (47.45%) C#
2 50 (36.50%) JavaScript
3 47 (34.31%) SQL
4 15 (10.95%) Ruby
5 12 (8.76%) C++
5 12 (8.76%) PowerShell
6 10 (7.30%) Python
7 9 (6.57%) Bash Shell
7 9 (6.57%) Groovy
8 5 (3.65%) Go
9 4 (2.92%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.19%) PHP
11 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.46%) Scala
12 1 (0.73%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.73%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.73%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.73%) C
12 1 (0.73%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (8.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (6.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (3.65%) AWS Certification
4 4 (2.92%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.19%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.73%) Degree
6 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Firmware
1 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (6.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (21.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.49%) Oracle
3 11 (8.03%) IBM
4 3 (2.19%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.46%) HP
5 2 (1.46%) SAP
6 1 (0.73%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.73%) Siemens
6 1 (0.73%) Google
Ipswich
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Ipswich
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Ipswich
Annapurna
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago