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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 56 95 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.27% 17.43% 18.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.46% 27.94% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 50 94 120
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,950 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
261 340 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 61.85% 62.39% 59.19%
Number of salaries quoted 229 323 379
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 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
(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 -5 43 £40,000 +11.11% 4
Bury St Edmunds -1 3 £38,000 +33.33% 1
Southwold - 2 £27,500 -
Woodbridge - 1 £37,500 - 1
Halesworth - 1 £22,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 34 (32.69%) SQL
1 34 (32.69%) Degree
2 32 (30.77%) C#
3 28 (26.92%) HTML
4 27 (25.96%) Software Engineering
5 26 (25.00%) C++
6 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
7 23 (22.12%) Web Services
8 22 (21.15%) CSS
8 22 (21.15%) Computer Science
9 21 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (19.23%) .NET
11 18 (17.31%) jQuery
12 17 (16.35%) Android
12 17 (16.35%) HTML5
12 17 (16.35%) SOAP
12 17 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (15.38%) J2EE
13 16 (15.38%) Tomcat
14 15 (14.42%) Subversion
14 15 (14.42%) Spring
15 14 (13.46%) Linux
15 14 (13.46%) Cyber Security
16 13 (12.50%) Android SDK
16 13 (12.50%) Windows
16 13 (12.50%) Oracle
16 13 (12.50%) XML
16 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
16 13 (12.50%) TDD
17 12 (11.54%) Telecoms

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 16 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 10 (9.62%) Apache
3 6 (5.77%) IIS
4 4 (3.85%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.92%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.96%) CMS
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) SaaS
2 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.77%) HTTP
2 6 (5.77%) DNS
2 6 (5.77%) Firewall
3 4 (3.85%) Wireshark
3 4 (3.85%) SSL
3 4 (3.85%) SAN
3 4 (3.85%) Kerberos
3 4 (3.85%) VPN
3 4 (3.85%) LDAP
3 4 (3.85%) X.509
4 3 (2.88%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.92%) SSH
5 2 (1.92%) LAN
5 2 (1.92%) WAN
5 2 (1.92%) DHCP
6 1 (0.96%) VoIP
6 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.73%) Big Data
3 7 (6.73%) MySQL
4 6 (5.77%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.81%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.85%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.92%) OLAP
7 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.96%) DB2
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) Subversion
2 8 (7.69%) Maven
3 7 (6.73%) Ant
4 5 (4.81%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.85%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.92%) JUnit
6 2 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.96%) JMeter
7 1 (0.96%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.96%) JIRA
7 1 (0.96%) Selenium
7 1 (0.96%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.96%) Gradle
General
1 12 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.85%) Electronics
3 2 (1.92%) Back Office
3 2 (1.92%) Finance
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (50.00%) Developer
2 33 (31.73%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.58%) Software Engineer
4 11 (10.58%) Architect
5 9 (8.65%) C++ Developer
5 9 (8.65%) C++/Java Developer
6 8 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (7.69%) Technical Architect
7 7 (6.73%) Graduate
7 7 (6.73%) Junior
8 6 (5.77%) Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Test Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Java Technical Architect
9 5 (4.81%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Java Architect
9 5 (4.81%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.92%) HTML
2 23 (22.12%) Web Services
3 22 (21.15%) CSS
4 20 (19.23%) .NET
5 18 (17.31%) jQuery
6 17 (16.35%) HTML5
6 17 (16.35%) SOAP
7 16 (15.38%) J2EE
8 15 (14.42%) Spring
9 13 (12.50%) XML
9 13 (12.50%) Android SDK
10 12 (11.54%) Hibernate
10 12 (11.54%) JSP
11 11 (10.58%) Java EE
11 11 (10.58%) REST
11 11 (10.58%) CSS3
12 10 (9.62%) Struts
13 9 (8.65%) EJB
14 8 (7.69%) JPA
14 8 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.15%) Computer Science
2 17 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.58%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.73%) Social Media
5 4 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.85%) PKI
6 3 (2.88%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.88%) Replication
6 3 (2.88%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.88%) DataPower
6 3 (2.88%) User Experience
7 2 (1.92%) PMI
7 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.92%) Physics
8 1 (0.96%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.35%) Android
2 14 (13.46%) Linux
3 13 (12.50%) Windows
4 9 (8.65%) UNIX
5 5 (4.81%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) Software Engineering
2 21 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.46%) Cyber Security
4 13 (12.50%) TDD
5 11 (10.58%) Test Scripting
5 11 (10.58%) Scrum
6 10 (9.62%) DevOps
6 10 (9.62%) SOA
7 9 (8.65%) UML
7 9 (8.65%) System Testing
8 8 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 8 (7.69%) OO
9 6 (5.77%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.77%) Test Automation
9 6 (5.77%) Automation Testing
10 5 (4.81%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (3.85%) Web Application Development
11 4 (3.85%) Analytics
11 4 (3.85%) Data Protection
11 4 (3.85%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.69%) SQL
2 32 (30.77%) C#
3 26 (25.00%) C++
4 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.54%) PHP
6 9 (8.65%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.73%) Groovy
8 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.77%) Ruby
9 5 (4.81%) C
9 5 (4.81%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.88%) Scala
10 3 (2.88%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.88%) VB6
10 3 (2.88%) VB
10 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.92%) Perl
12 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.96%) Lua
Qualifications
1 34 (32.69%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) HND
2 4 (3.85%) Sun Certification
2 4 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.96%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) Puppet
1 9 (8.65%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.96%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 13 (12.50%) Oracle
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.88%) ForgeRock
3 2 (1.92%) Google
3 2 (1.92%) JBoss
3 2 (1.92%) Progress
3 2 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (0.96%) SAP
4 1 (0.96%) Sun
4 1 (0.96%) HP
4 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
Suffolk
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Suffolk
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Easy Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago