The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 78 86 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.50% 18.22% 15.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.68% 24.78% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 69 63 72
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
316 347 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 58.74% 73.52% 68.44%
Number of salaries quoted 264 275 319
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Java
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Java Salary Trend in Suffolk

Java
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Java
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 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 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 0 60 £39,000 -10.85% 5
Bury St Edmunds 0 5 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Felixstowe - 1 £42,500 -
Woodbridge - 1 £60,000 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 50 (33.78%) C#
2 49 (33.11%) SQL
3 48 (32.43%) .NET
4 41 (27.70%) HTML
5 40 (27.03%) JavaScript
6 36 (24.32%) CSS
7 35 (23.65%) Microsoft
7 35 (23.65%) jQuery
8 34 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (22.97%) Web Services
9 33 (22.30%) SOA
10 32 (21.62%) REST
11 31 (20.95%) OO
12 29 (19.59%) SOAP
12 29 (19.59%) J2EE
13 28 (18.92%) XML
13 28 (18.92%) Java EE
14 24 (16.22%) Oracle
14 24 (16.22%) Scrum
15 23 (15.54%) C++
15 23 (15.54%) Subversion
16 22 (14.86%) NoSQL
16 22 (14.86%) Linux
17 21 (14.19%) UNIX
17 21 (14.19%) Windows
18 20 (13.51%) Games
18 20 (13.51%) Online Games
19 19 (12.84%) TDD
20 18 (12.16%) PRINCE2
20 18 (12.16%) Ajax

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 14 (9.46%) Apache Pig
2 13 (8.78%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.11%) WebSphere
3 12 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (8.11%) WebLogic
4 10 (6.76%) Oracle Application Server
4 10 (6.76%) JBoss
5 6 (4.05%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (4.05%) CMS
6 5 (3.38%) Apache
7 3 (2.03%) Drupal
7 3 (2.03%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.03%) Node.js
8 2 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.46%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.05%) SAN
2 6 (4.05%) VPN
2 6 (4.05%) DNS
2 6 (4.05%) VoIP
2 6 (4.05%) Firewall
3 5 (3.38%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.68%) X.509
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.68%) SSL
4 1 (0.68%) LDAP
4 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.86%) NoSQL
2 17 (11.49%) MongoDB
2 17 (11.49%) Big Data
3 16 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 15 (10.14%) Hadoop
5 14 (9.46%) Apache Hive
5 14 (9.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (4.05%) MySQL
7 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.68%) DB2
9 1 (0.68%) HBase
9 1 (0.68%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 23 (15.54%) Subversion
2 14 (9.46%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.43%) Maven
4 7 (4.73%) SoapUI
5 6 (4.05%) Gradle
6 4 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.03%) JMeter
7 3 (2.03%) Ant
7 3 (2.03%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (2.03%) Selenium
7 3 (2.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (2.03%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.68%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 20 (13.51%) Games
2 12 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.41%) Finance
4 5 (3.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 82 (55.41%) Developer
2 40 (27.03%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.84%) Software Developer
4 18 (12.16%) Project Manager
5 16 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 15 (10.14%) Software Engineer
6 15 (10.14%) Web Developer
7 11 (7.43%) Software Project Manager
7 11 (7.43%) Software Manager
8 10 (6.76%) Graduate
8 10 (6.76%) Analyst
9 8 (5.41%) Architect
9 8 (5.41%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.05%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.05%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Team Leader
11 5 (3.38%) Junior
11 5 (3.38%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (32.43%) .NET
2 41 (27.70%) HTML
3 36 (24.32%) CSS
4 35 (23.65%) jQuery
5 34 (22.97%) Web Services
6 32 (21.62%) REST
7 29 (19.59%) SOAP
7 29 (19.59%) J2EE
8 28 (18.92%) XML
8 28 (18.92%) Java EE
9 18 (12.16%) Ajax
10 17 (11.49%) HTML5
11 15 (10.14%) CSS3
12 13 (8.78%) Spring
12 13 (8.78%) Apache Camel
12 13 (8.78%) OSGi
13 10 (6.76%) Android SDK
14 6 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (4.05%) AngularJS
14 6 (4.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.51%) Online Games
2 15 (10.14%) Mobile App
3 11 (7.43%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.43%) Social Media
4 10 (6.76%) DataPower
5 8 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.05%) PMI
7 5 (3.38%) Replication
8 4 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.35%) Open Source
10 1 (0.68%) BBC
10 1 (0.68%) Robotics
10 1 (0.68%) Mechatronics
10 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.68%) PKI
10 1 (0.68%) User Experience
10 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.86%) Linux
2 21 (14.19%) UNIX
2 21 (14.19%) Windows
3 13 (8.78%) Android
4 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.35%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.35%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.30%) SOA
3 31 (20.95%) OO
4 24 (16.22%) Scrum
5 19 (12.84%) TDD
6 18 (12.16%) PRINCE2
7 17 (11.49%) Software Engineering
8 16 (10.81%) CRM
9 14 (9.46%) Web Application Development
9 14 (9.46%) Configuration Management
10 11 (7.43%) ITIL
10 11 (7.43%) Web Development
11 9 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.41%) Service Management
13 7 (4.73%) UML
14 6 (4.05%) DevOps
14 6 (4.05%) Integration Testing
15 5 (3.38%) Quality Management
15 5 (3.38%) Project Management
15 5 (3.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 50 (33.78%) C#
2 49 (33.11%) SQL
3 40 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 23 (15.54%) C++
5 14 (9.46%) Groovy
6 13 (8.78%) PowerShell
7 11 (7.43%) T-SQL
8 9 (6.08%) PHP
9 8 (5.41%) Ruby
10 7 (4.73%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.73%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.73%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.38%) C
11 5 (3.38%) Scala
12 4 (2.70%) VB6
12 4 (2.70%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.70%) VB
12 4 (2.70%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.03%) Python
14 1 (0.68%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.16%) Degree
2 12 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.05%) Sun Certification
4 6 (4.05%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.70%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.03%) VCP4
7 2 (1.35%) ISEB
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.03%) Firmware
2 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.11%) Puppet
1 12 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (23.65%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.22%) Oracle
3 15 (10.14%) IBM
4 3 (2.03%) HP
4 3 (2.03%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.68%) VMware
5 1 (0.68%) Siemens
5 1 (0.68%) Google
5 1 (0.68%) ForgeRock
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago