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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 18 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 50 102 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.66% 18.44% 17.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.38% 29.31% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 44 101 115
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,700 £62,500 £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
258 348 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 60.14% 62.93% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 227 332 366
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £55,000
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 19 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 19 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 -4 40 £40,000 +11.11% 4
Bury St Edmunds -3 3 £38,000 +26.66% 1
Southwold - 2 £27,500 - 1
Halesworth - 1 £22,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 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 35 (33.02%) SQL
2 34 (32.08%) C#
3 30 (28.30%) Degree
4 27 (25.47%) HTML
5 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
6 22 (20.75%) C++
6 22 (20.75%) CSS
6 22 (20.75%) Web Services
6 22 (20.75%) Software Engineering
7 20 (18.87%) .NET
8 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (17.92%) Computer Science
9 17 (16.04%) HTML5
9 17 (16.04%) J2EE
9 17 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (15.09%) SOAP
10 16 (15.09%) jQuery
11 15 (14.15%) Spring
11 15 (14.15%) Android
11 15 (14.15%) Tomcat
11 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
12 14 (13.21%) Cyber Security
12 14 (13.21%) Subversion
13 13 (12.26%) Test Scripting
13 13 (12.26%) Windows
13 13 (12.26%) Linux
13 13 (12.26%) JSP
13 13 (12.26%) Oracle
14 12 (11.32%) PHP
14 12 (11.32%) Telecoms

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 15 (14.15%) Tomcat
2 9 (8.49%) Apache
3 6 (5.66%) IIS
4 2 (1.89%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.94%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (1.89%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) SaaS
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.66%) HTTP
2 6 (5.66%) DNS
2 6 (5.66%) Firewall
3 4 (3.77%) Wireshark
3 4 (3.77%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (3.77%) SSL
3 4 (3.77%) SAN
3 4 (3.77%) Kerberos
3 4 (3.77%) VPN
3 4 (3.77%) LDAP
3 4 (3.77%) X.509
4 2 (1.89%) LAN
4 2 (1.89%) WAN
4 2 (1.89%) DHCP
4 2 (1.89%) SSH
5 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.60%) MySQL
4 5 (4.72%) Big Data
5 4 (3.77%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.83%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.89%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.89%) OLAP
7 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.94%) DB2
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Subversion
2 7 (6.60%) Maven
2 7 (6.60%) Ant
3 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.77%) Fiddler
5 3 (2.83%) JUnit
6 2 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.89%) Selenium
7 1 (0.94%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.94%) JMeter
General
1 12 (11.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.77%) Electronics
3 2 (1.89%) Back Office
3 2 (1.89%) Finance
3 2 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (52.83%) Developer
2 32 (30.19%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.21%) Senior Developer
4 12 (11.32%) Architect
5 9 (8.49%) Technical Architect
5 9 (8.49%) C++ Developer
5 9 (8.49%) C++/Java Developer
6 7 (6.60%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (6.60%) Test Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Junior
7 6 (5.66%) Graduate
7 6 (5.66%) Java Technical Architect
7 6 (5.66%) Java Architect
8 5 (4.72%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.47%) HTML
2 22 (20.75%) CSS
2 22 (20.75%) Web Services
3 20 (18.87%) .NET
4 17 (16.04%) J2EE
4 17 (16.04%) HTML5
5 16 (15.09%) SOAP
5 16 (15.09%) jQuery
6 15 (14.15%) Spring
7 13 (12.26%) JSP
8 12 (11.32%) Hibernate
9 11 (10.38%) XML
9 11 (10.38%) CSS3
9 11 (10.38%) Android SDK
10 10 (9.43%) REST
10 10 (9.43%) Struts
10 10 (9.43%) Java EE
11 9 (8.49%) EJB
11 9 (8.49%) Servlets
12 8 (7.55%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.92%) Computer Science
2 17 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.38%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.60%) Social Media
5 4 (3.77%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.77%) Replication
5 4 (3.77%) PKI
6 3 (2.83%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.83%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.83%) User Experience
7 2 (1.89%) PMI
7 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.89%) Physics
8 1 (0.94%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.15%) Android
2 13 (12.26%) Windows
2 13 (12.26%) Linux
3 9 (8.49%) UNIX
4 6 (5.66%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.75%) Software Engineering
2 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.21%) Cyber Security
4 13 (12.26%) Test Scripting
5 12 (11.32%) TDD
6 11 (10.38%) Scrum
7 10 (9.43%) Test Strategy
7 10 (9.43%) DevOps
8 9 (8.49%) System Testing
8 9 (8.49%) UML
9 8 (7.55%) OO
9 8 (7.55%) SOA
10 7 (6.60%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.60%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.60%) Automation Testing
11 6 (5.66%) Web Development
12 5 (4.72%) MVC
12 5 (4.72%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.72%) Mobile Application Development
13 4 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.02%) SQL
2 34 (32.08%) C#
3 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
4 22 (20.75%) C++
5 12 (11.32%) PHP
6 9 (8.49%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.72%) Ruby
7 5 (4.72%) Groovy
7 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.77%) C
9 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.89%) VB
10 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.89%) Perl
10 2 (1.89%) Scala
10 2 (1.89%) VB6
11 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.94%) Lua
Qualifications
1 30 (28.30%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) HND
2 4 (3.77%) Sun Certification
2 4 (3.77%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.94%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.89%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (8.49%) Puppet
1 9 (8.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.26%) Oracle
3 3 (2.83%) ForgeRock
4 2 (1.89%) SAP
4 2 (1.89%) Progress
4 2 (1.89%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.89%) Google
5 1 (0.94%) Sun
5 1 (0.94%) HP
5 1 (0.94%) IBM
5 1 (0.94%) JBoss
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 18k-25k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Southwold
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago