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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 50 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 11 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.58% 3.78% 4.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 3.91% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 31
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
419 537 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.36% 96.76% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 372 504 601
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
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 1 September 2014. 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
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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 +1 11 £37,500 +66.66%
Bury St Edmunds -4 1 £45,000 +24.13%
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) Degree
3 13 (50.00%) Spring
4 12 (46.15%) J2EE
5 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
6 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
7 9 (34.62%) Oracle
7 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
7 9 (34.62%) CSS
7 9 (34.62%) Web Services
7 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
7 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
7 9 (34.62%) System Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
8 8 (30.77%) Cyber Security
8 8 (30.77%) JSP
8 8 (30.77%) SOAP
8 8 (30.77%) Struts
8 8 (30.77%) C++
9 7 (26.92%) HTML
9 7 (26.92%) EJB
9 7 (26.92%) Servlets
9 7 (26.92%) UML
9 7 (26.92%) JMS
9 7 (26.92%) JPA
9 7 (26.92%) JSF
10 6 (23.08%) SQL
11 5 (19.23%) Linux
11 5 (19.23%) Android
11 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Ant
1 3 (11.54%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Spring
2 12 (46.15%) J2EE
3 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
4 9 (34.62%) CSS
4 9 (34.62%) Web Services
5 8 (30.77%) JSP
5 8 (30.77%) SOAP
5 8 (30.77%) Struts
6 7 (26.92%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) JMS
6 7 (26.92%) JSF
6 7 (26.92%) Servlets
6 7 (26.92%) EJB
6 7 (26.92%) JPA
7 4 (15.38%) Grails
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
8 3 (11.54%) XML
9 2 (7.69%) XSLT
9 2 (7.69%) Vaadin
10 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
1 5 (19.23%) Android
1 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
1 9 (34.62%) System Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Cyber Security
3 7 (26.92%) UML
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (7.69%) Android Development
4 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) C++
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Groovy
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Progress