The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 52 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 16 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.95% 2.99% 5.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 3.15% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
528 445 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.24% 94.88% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 432 342 458
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Java Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -4 10 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Felixstowe - 1 £42,500 - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) Web Services
3 23 (57.50%) SOAP
3 23 (57.50%) Java EE
3 23 (57.50%) REST
4 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (45.00%) TDD
5 18 (45.00%) XML
5 18 (45.00%) jQuery
6 16 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 16 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 16 (40.00%) Big Data
6 16 (40.00%) Oracle
6 16 (40.00%) Ajax
7 14 (35.00%) IBM
8 13 (32.50%) Spring
8 13 (32.50%) SOA
8 13 (32.50%) Web Application Development
8 13 (32.50%) Apache Pig
8 13 (32.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (32.50%) Apache Camel
8 13 (32.50%) Apache Hive
8 13 (32.50%) OSGi
8 13 (32.50%) Hadoop
8 13 (32.50%) Groovy
8 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
9 11 (27.50%) Maven
9 11 (27.50%) WebSphere
9 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
9 11 (27.50%) WebSphere Application Server

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (32.50%) Apache Pig
2 11 (27.50%) WebSphere
2 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
2 11 (27.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (27.50%) WebLogic
3 9 (22.50%) JBoss
3 9 (22.50%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (7.50%) CMS
4 3 (7.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) VoIP
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 16 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 16 (40.00%) Big Data
2 13 (32.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 13 (32.50%) Apache Hive
2 13 (32.50%) Hadoop
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (27.50%) Maven
3 8 (20.00%) Subversion
4 6 (15.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (15.00%) Gradle
5 3 (7.50%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Selenium
5 3 (7.50%) JMeter
5 3 (7.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (7.50%) Ant
6 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) Web Services
2 23 (57.50%) SOAP
2 23 (57.50%) Java EE
2 23 (57.50%) REST
3 18 (45.00%) XML
3 18 (45.00%) jQuery
4 16 (40.00%) Ajax
5 13 (32.50%) Spring
5 13 (32.50%) Apache Camel
5 13 (32.50%) OSGi
6 7 (17.50%) HTML
6 7 (17.50%) CSS
7 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.50%) J2EE
9 4 (10.00%) Struts
10 3 (7.50%) JSF
10 3 (7.50%) Swing
10 3 (7.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) DataPower
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) TDD
3 13 (32.50%) SOA
3 13 (32.50%) Web Application Development
4 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (10.00%) OO
5 4 (10.00%) Web Development
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.50%) Line Management
6 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Cyber Security
7 2 (5.00%) UML
7 2 (5.00%) Service Management
8 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.50%) MVC
8 1 (2.50%) Scrum
8 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) Groovy
3 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) C++
4 4 (10.00%) Scala
5 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) VCP4
2 1 (2.50%) PhD
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Oracle
2 14 (35.00%) IBM
3 3 (7.50%) HP
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