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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Java 104 78 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.61% 13.22% 19.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.94% 16.81% 33.77%
Number of salaries quoted 98 65 123
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
401 464 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.06% 78.64% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 370 353 339
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +3 90 £39,000 -2.50% 7
Bury St Edmunds 0 4 £26,000 -42.22%
Felixstowe - 1 £42,500 -
Haverhill - 1 £31,000 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 65 (40.12%) C#
2 57 (35.19%) SQL
3 51 (31.48%) HTML
3 51 (31.48%) OO
4 50 (30.86%) JavaScript
5 49 (30.25%) Games
6 48 (29.63%) CSS
7 42 (25.93%) .NET
7 42 (25.93%) Online Games
8 40 (24.69%) SOA
9 39 (24.07%) Subversion
10 37 (22.84%) Microsoft
11 35 (21.60%) J2EE
12 33 (20.37%) Scrum
13 30 (18.52%) XML
14 29 (17.90%) Web Services
14 29 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (17.28%) jQuery
16 26 (16.05%) REST
17 24 (14.81%) Java EE
17 24 (14.81%) SOAP
18 23 (14.20%) Oracle
19 22 (13.58%) Linux
20 21 (12.96%) PRINCE2
21 20 (12.35%) Windows
21 20 (12.35%) NoSQL
22 19 (11.73%) Spring
22 19 (11.73%) UNIX
23 18 (11.11%) Mobile App
24 17 (10.49%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (6.79%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (6.17%) WebLogic
2 10 (6.17%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.17%) Apache Pig
3 8 (4.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (4.94%) JBoss
4 7 (4.32%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.32%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.09%) CMS
6 3 (1.85%) Apache
6 3 (1.85%) IIS
6 3 (1.85%) Drupal
6 3 (1.85%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.94%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.47%) VPN
2 4 (2.47%) DNS
2 4 (2.47%) VoIP
2 4 (2.47%) SAN
2 4 (2.47%) Firewall
2 4 (2.47%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.62%) LDAP
3 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.62%) X.509
3 1 (0.62%) HTTP
3 1 (0.62%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.35%) NoSQL
2 16 (9.88%) Big Data
3 12 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.79%) Hadoop
5 10 (6.17%) Apache Hive
5 10 (6.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 7 (4.32%) MySQL
8 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.85%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.62%) HBase
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.62%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 39 (24.07%) Subversion
2 17 (10.49%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.02%) Maven
4 10 (6.17%) SoapUI
4 10 (6.17%) Gradle
5 8 (4.94%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.09%) Selenium
6 5 (3.09%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (1.85%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.23%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (1.23%) RSpec
8 2 (1.23%) Capybara
8 2 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.23%) JMeter
8 2 (1.23%) Ant
8 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.62%) Fiddler
General
1 49 (30.25%) Games
2 8 (4.94%) Electronics
2 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.32%) Finance
4 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 104 (64.20%) Developer
2 36 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 34 (20.99%) Software Developer
4 30 (18.52%) Web Developer
5 22 (13.58%) Project Manager
6 15 (9.26%) Graduate
7 14 (8.64%) Software Project Manager
7 14 (8.64%) Software Manager
8 13 (8.02%) Graduate Developer
9 12 (7.41%) Analyst
10 10 (6.17%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.17%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (3.70%) Software Engineer
13 5 (3.09%) Applications Support
13 5 (3.09%) Applications Support Analyst
13 5 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 4 (2.47%) Java Team Leader
14 4 (2.47%) Android Developer
14 4 (2.47%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (31.48%) HTML
2 48 (29.63%) CSS
3 42 (25.93%) .NET
4 35 (21.60%) J2EE
5 30 (18.52%) XML
6 29 (17.90%) Web Services
7 28 (17.28%) jQuery
8 26 (16.05%) REST
9 24 (14.81%) Java EE
9 24 (14.81%) SOAP
10 19 (11.73%) Spring
11 13 (8.02%) HTML5
12 12 (7.41%) Ajax
13 11 (6.79%) CSS3
14 10 (6.17%) Apache Camel
14 10 (6.17%) OSGi
15 8 (4.94%) Hibernate
16 5 (3.09%) AngularJS
16 5 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 4 (2.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (25.93%) Online Games
2 18 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.94%) Social Media
4 7 (4.32%) DataPower
5 6 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.47%) PMI
6 4 (2.47%) Replication
7 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.23%) Open Source
8 1 (0.62%) User Experience
8 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.62%) Robotics
8 1 (0.62%) Mechatronics
8 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.62%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.62%) PKI
8 1 (0.62%) DTV
8 1 (0.62%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.58%) Linux
2 20 (12.35%) Windows
3 19 (11.73%) UNIX
4 6 (3.70%) Android
5 3 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.48%) OO
2 40 (24.69%) SOA
3 33 (20.37%) Scrum
4 29 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (12.96%) PRINCE2
6 17 (10.49%) CRM
7 16 (9.88%) TDD
7 16 (9.88%) Web Development
8 15 (9.26%) Web Application Development
9 14 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (8.02%) Configuration Management
11 12 (7.41%) ITIL
12 9 (5.56%) Integration Testing
13 7 (4.32%) Project Management
13 7 (4.32%) UML
14 6 (3.70%) Service Management
14 6 (3.70%) Software Engineering
15 5 (3.09%) Performance Testing
15 5 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (3.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 65 (40.12%) C#
2 57 (35.19%) SQL
3 50 (30.86%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.64%) C++
5 12 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 12 (7.41%) Ruby
6 10 (6.17%) Groovy
7 9 (5.56%) Python
8 8 (4.94%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.32%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.09%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.47%) Go
11 4 (2.47%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.47%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.85%) PHP
12 3 (1.85%) C
13 2 (1.23%) Scala
14 1 (0.62%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.62%) ActionScript 2.0
14 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.47%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.47%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.47%) AWS Certification
3 4 (2.47%) Degree
4 2 (1.23%) ISEB
5 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) Firmware
2 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (5.56%) Puppet
1 9 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (22.84%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.20%) Oracle
3 12 (7.41%) IBM
4 3 (1.85%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (0.62%) Siemens
6 1 (0.62%) VMware
6 1 (0.62%) Google
6 1 (0.62%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.62%) SAP
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