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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 33 60 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.47% 20.55% 23.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.98% 30.61% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 58 87
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,795
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.94%
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
127 196 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 55.70% 67.12% 62.80%
Number of salaries quoted 119 189 229
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 35 (41.18%) SQL
2 28 (32.94%) C#
3 23 (27.06%) Degree
4 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (20.00%) Oracle
4 17 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 16 (18.82%) Web Services
6 15 (17.65%) Tomcat
6 15 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 13 (15.29%) C++
7 13 (15.29%) HTML
7 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
7 13 (15.29%) PHP
7 13 (15.29%) Spring
8 12 (14.12%) J2EE
8 12 (14.12%) Linux
8 12 (14.12%) OO
8 12 (14.12%) Cyber Security
9 11 (12.94%) Apple iOS
9 11 (12.94%) Test Strategy
9 11 (12.94%) CSS
9 11 (12.94%) Shell Script
9 11 (12.94%) Hibernate
10 10 (11.76%) Scrum
10 10 (11.76%) TDD
10 10 (11.76%) Subversion
10 10 (11.76%) UML
10 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
11 9 (10.59%) Puppet
11 9 (10.59%) System Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.88%) Apache
3 3 (3.53%) IIS
4 2 (2.35%) nginx
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Oracle CRM
1 7 (8.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) DNS
1 7 (8.24%) Firewall
2 6 (7.06%) SAN
2 6 (7.06%) VPN
2 6 (7.06%) HTTP
3 5 (5.88%) Wireshark
4 4 (4.71%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.53%) SSL
5 3 (3.53%) Kerberos
5 3 (3.53%) LDAP
5 3 (3.53%) SMTP
5 3 (3.53%) X.509
6 2 (2.35%) NAS
6 2 (2.35%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.18%) Internet
7 1 (1.18%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) MySQL
2 6 (7.06%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.53%) Big Data
3 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.35%) OLAP
4 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Subversion
2 3 (3.53%) Maven
2 3 (3.53%) Fiddler
2 3 (3.53%) Ant
3 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.24%) Marketing
3 4 (4.71%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (56.47%) Developer
2 24 (28.24%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.94%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Architect
5 7 (8.24%) Technical Architect
5 7 (8.24%) C++ Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Test Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) C++/Java Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Graduate
7 5 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) PHP Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Java Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Java Technical Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.82%) Web Services
2 13 (15.29%) Spring
2 13 (15.29%) HTML
3 12 (14.12%) J2EE
4 11 (12.94%) CSS
4 11 (12.94%) Hibernate
5 9 (10.59%) .NET
5 9 (10.59%) Struts
6 8 (9.41%) EJB
6 8 (9.41%) Servlets
6 8 (9.41%) SOAP
6 8 (9.41%) JPA
7 7 (8.24%) jQuery
7 7 (8.24%) JSP
7 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
7 7 (8.24%) JSF
7 7 (8.24%) JMS
8 6 (7.06%) Java EE
9 5 (5.88%) HTML5
9 5 (5.88%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.71%) Replication
4 3 (3.53%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.53%) PKI
4 3 (3.53%) Social Media
5 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.35%) Physics
6 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.18%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.12%) Linux
2 11 (12.94%) Apple iOS
3 9 (10.59%) Android
3 9 (10.59%) Windows
4 8 (9.41%) UNIX
5 3 (3.53%) Debian
5 3 (3.53%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 17 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 12 (14.12%) OO
2 12 (14.12%) Cyber Security
3 11 (12.94%) Test Strategy
4 10 (11.76%) UML
4 10 (11.76%) Scrum
4 10 (11.76%) TDD
4 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 9 (10.59%) System Testing
5 9 (10.59%) Automation Testing
6 8 (9.41%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.24%) CRM
7 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.24%) Web Development
8 6 (7.06%) DevOps
9 5 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (4.71%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (4.71%) Information Assurance
10 4 (4.71%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.18%) SQL
2 28 (32.94%) C#
3 13 (15.29%) C++
3 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.29%) PHP
4 11 (12.94%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.71%) Groovy
5 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.71%) C
6 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.18%) Scala
7 1 (1.18%) Ruby
7 1 (1.18%) Lua
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.71%) HND
2 4 (4.71%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.53%) NFS
2 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.35%) KVM
3 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Puppet
2 7 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.35%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (8.24%) SAP
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) JD Edwards
3 3 (3.53%) VMware
4 2 (2.35%) ForgeRock
4 2 (2.35%) Progress
5 1 (1.18%) NetApp
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.18%) JBoss
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