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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 38 101 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.31% 18.40% 17.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.08% 28.77% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 99 105
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
252 351 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 61.76% 63.93% 57.72%
Number of salaries quoted 231 339 349
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 35 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Bury St Edmunds -9 3 £38,000 +4.82%
Southwold - 1 £22,500 - 2
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (37.61%) SQL
2 40 (36.70%) C#
3 25 (22.94%) HTML
4 24 (22.02%) Degree
5 21 (19.27%) JavaScript
5 21 (19.27%) J2EE
6 20 (18.35%) .NET
6 20 (18.35%) CSS
6 20 (18.35%) Web Services
7 19 (17.43%) Tomcat
7 19 (17.43%) Microsoft
8 18 (16.51%) PHP
8 18 (16.51%) Software Engineering
9 17 (15.60%) Test Scripting
9 17 (15.60%) Oracle
9 17 (15.60%) Linux
10 16 (14.68%) Subversion
10 16 (14.68%) HTML5
11 15 (13.76%) Spring
11 15 (13.76%) jQuery
11 15 (13.76%) Computer Science
12 14 (12.84%) C++
12 14 (12.84%) Windows
12 14 (12.84%) Shell Script
13 13 (11.93%) Scrum
13 13 (11.93%) OO
13 13 (11.93%) JSP
14 12 (11.01%) XML
14 12 (11.01%) SOAP
14 12 (11.01%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (17.43%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.34%) Apache
3 6 (5.50%) IIS
4 2 (1.83%) nginx
4 2 (1.83%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Magento
1 7 (6.42%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.09%) Firewall
1 11 (10.09%) DNS
2 9 (8.26%) HTTP
3 8 (7.34%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.34%) VPN
3 8 (7.34%) SAN
4 6 (5.50%) Wireshark
4 6 (5.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (3.67%) SSL
5 4 (3.67%) X.509
5 4 (3.67%) LDAP
5 4 (3.67%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.75%) SMTP
7 2 (1.83%) DHCP
7 2 (1.83%) LAN
7 2 (1.83%) WAN
7 2 (1.83%) SSH
7 2 (1.83%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.83%) NAS
8 1 (0.92%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.09%) MySQL
2 9 (8.26%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.67%) Big Data
3 4 (3.67%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.83%) OLAP
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.83%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) Subversion
2 7 (6.42%) Maven
2 7 (6.42%) Ant
3 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.67%) Fiddler
5 3 (2.75%) JUnit
6 2 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 10 (9.17%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.42%) Marketing
3 4 (3.67%) Electronics
4 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.83%) Back Office
4 2 (1.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (55.05%) Developer
2 26 (23.85%) Java Developer
3 14 (12.84%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.09%) Analyst
4 11 (10.09%) Architect
5 8 (7.34%) Technical Architect
6 7 (6.42%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) C++/Java Developer
6 7 (6.42%) C++ Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Test Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Graduate
7 6 (5.50%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.59%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.94%) HTML
2 21 (19.27%) J2EE
3 20 (18.35%) .NET
3 20 (18.35%) CSS
3 20 (18.35%) Web Services
4 16 (14.68%) HTML5
5 15 (13.76%) Spring
5 15 (13.76%) jQuery
6 13 (11.93%) JSP
7 12 (11.01%) XML
7 12 (11.01%) SOAP
7 12 (11.01%) Hibernate
8 9 (8.26%) CSS3
8 9 (8.26%) Struts
8 9 (8.26%) Servlets
9 8 (7.34%) EJB
9 8 (7.34%) JPA
10 7 (6.42%) Java EE
10 7 (6.42%) JSON
10 7 (6.42%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.17%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.50%) Replication
4 5 (4.59%) Social Media
4 5 (4.59%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.67%) PKI
5 4 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.75%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.83%) Physics
8 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.92%) DataPower
8 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.60%) Linux
2 14 (12.84%) Windows
3 12 (11.01%) Apple iOS
4 11 (10.09%) Android
4 11 (10.09%) UNIX
5 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.75%) Debian
6 1 (0.92%) CentOS
6 1 (0.92%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.51%) Software Engineering
2 17 (15.60%) Test Scripting
3 13 (11.93%) Scrum
3 13 (11.93%) OO
4 12 (11.01%) Cyber Security
5 11 (10.09%) Test Strategy
5 11 (10.09%) TDD
5 11 (10.09%) UML
6 10 (9.17%) Configuration Management
6 10 (9.17%) Web Development
6 10 (9.17%) Test Automation
7 9 (8.26%) DevOps
7 9 (8.26%) Automation Testing
7 9 (8.26%) System Testing
8 7 (6.42%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.42%) CRM
8 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.50%) SOA
10 5 (4.59%) User Stories
10 5 (4.59%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (37.61%) SQL
2 40 (36.70%) C#
3 21 (19.27%) JavaScript
4 18 (16.51%) PHP
5 14 (12.84%) C++
5 14 (12.84%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.50%) Groovy
6 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.59%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.67%) C
8 4 (3.67%) Ruby
9 2 (1.83%) Perl
9 2 (1.83%) Scala
10 1 (0.92%) Lua
Qualifications
1 24 (22.02%) Degree
2 6 (5.50%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.67%) HND
3 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.92%) ISEB
4 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (3.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (3.67%) KVM
2 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.75%) NFS
2 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (11.01%) Puppet
2 10 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.83%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.92%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 19 (17.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.60%) Oracle
3 7 (6.42%) JD Edwards
3 7 (6.42%) SAP
4 3 (2.75%) ForgeRock
4 3 (2.75%) VMware
5 2 (1.83%) Progress
5 2 (1.83%) Google
6 1 (0.92%) JBoss
6 1 (0.92%) Sun
6 1 (0.92%) NetApp
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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Suffolk
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Suffolk
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southwold
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago