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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 85 95 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.91% 17.27% 18.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.15% 22.62% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 77 76 104
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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
338 420 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 59.30% 76.36% 64.81%
Number of salaries quoted 292 323 338
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 27 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 27 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 69 £39,000 -5.45% 5
Bury St Edmunds -3 5 £26,000 -35.00%
Felixstowe - 1 £42,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 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 53 (36.55%) C#
2 52 (35.86%) SQL
3 46 (31.72%) .NET
4 43 (29.66%) HTML
4 43 (29.66%) JavaScript
5 39 (26.90%) CSS
6 38 (26.21%) OO
7 37 (25.52%) Microsoft
8 31 (21.38%) SOA
8 31 (21.38%) jQuery
9 30 (20.69%) J2EE
10 29 (20.00%) XML
10 29 (20.00%) Games
10 29 (20.00%) Online Games
11 28 (19.31%) Subversion
11 28 (19.31%) Web Services
12 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (17.93%) REST
13 25 (17.24%) Scrum
13 25 (17.24%) Oracle
14 24 (16.55%) SOAP
15 23 (15.86%) Linux
15 23 (15.86%) Java EE
16 22 (15.17%) UNIX
17 21 (14.48%) Windows
18 20 (13.79%) PRINCE2
19 18 (12.41%) NoSQL
20 17 (11.72%) MS Excel
21 16 (11.03%) CRM
21 16 (11.03%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 13 (8.97%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.28%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (8.28%) WebLogic
2 12 (8.28%) WebSphere
3 11 (7.59%) Apache Pig
4 10 (6.90%) Oracle Application Server
4 10 (6.90%) JBoss
5 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.83%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.45%) CMS
7 4 (2.76%) Apache
8 3 (2.07%) Drupal
8 3 (2.07%) Umbraco
8 3 (2.07%) Node.js
9 2 (1.38%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.90%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.97%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.83%) VoIP
3 6 (4.14%) SAN
3 6 (4.14%) VPN
3 6 (4.14%) DNS
3 6 (4.14%) Firewall
4 5 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.69%) LDAP
5 1 (0.69%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.69%) SSL
5 1 (0.69%) X.509
5 1 (0.69%) HTTP
5 1 (0.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.41%) NoSQL
2 13 (8.97%) Big Data
2 13 (8.97%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.28%) Hadoop
4 11 (7.59%) Apache Hive
4 11 (7.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (4.14%) MySQL
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.07%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.69%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.69%) HBase
Development Applications
1 28 (19.31%) Subversion
2 15 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.59%) Maven
4 7 (4.83%) SoapUI
4 7 (4.83%) Gradle
5 5 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.38%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (1.38%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (1.38%) JMeter
7 2 (1.38%) Ant
7 2 (1.38%) Selenium
8 1 (0.69%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (20.00%) Games
2 8 (5.52%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.14%) Finance
3 6 (4.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 83 (57.24%) Developer
2 34 (23.45%) Java Developer
3 24 (16.55%) Software Developer
4 21 (14.48%) Project Manager
4 21 (14.48%) Web Developer
5 13 (8.97%) Software Project Manager
5 13 (8.97%) Software Manager
6 12 (8.28%) Graduate
7 11 (7.59%) Analyst
8 10 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 10 (6.90%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.21%) Support Analyst
9 9 (6.21%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (4.14%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) Java Team Leader
11 5 (3.45%) Team Leader
11 5 (3.45%) Applications Support
11 5 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (2.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (31.72%) .NET
2 43 (29.66%) HTML
3 39 (26.90%) CSS
4 31 (21.38%) jQuery
5 30 (20.69%) J2EE
6 29 (20.00%) XML
7 28 (19.31%) Web Services
8 26 (17.93%) REST
9 24 (16.55%) SOAP
10 23 (15.86%) Java EE
11 14 (9.66%) HTML5
12 13 (8.97%) Ajax
12 13 (8.97%) Spring
13 12 (8.28%) CSS3
14 11 (7.59%) OSGi
14 11 (7.59%) Apache Camel
15 6 (4.14%) Android SDK
15 6 (4.14%) AngularJS
15 6 (4.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (4.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.00%) Online Games
2 13 (8.97%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.21%) Social Media
4 8 (5.52%) DataPower
5 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.14%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.45%) Replication
8 4 (2.76%) PMI
8 4 (2.76%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.38%) Open Source
10 1 (0.69%) User Experience
10 1 (0.69%) BBC
10 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.69%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.69%) PKI
10 1 (0.69%) Robotics
10 1 (0.69%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.86%) Linux
2 22 (15.17%) UNIX
3 21 (14.48%) Windows
4 9 (6.21%) Android
5 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.38%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (1.38%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.21%) OO
2 31 (21.38%) SOA
3 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (17.24%) Scrum
5 20 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 16 (11.03%) CRM
7 15 (10.34%) TDD
8 14 (9.66%) Configuration Management
9 13 (8.97%) Web Development
10 12 (8.28%) ITIL
10 12 (8.28%) Web Application Development
11 11 (7.59%) Software Engineering
12 9 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.52%) Service Management
14 7 (4.83%) UML
15 6 (4.14%) Project Management
15 6 (4.14%) Integration Testing
15 6 (4.14%) DevOps
16 5 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
17 4 (2.76%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (36.55%) C#
2 52 (35.86%) SQL
3 43 (29.66%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.03%) C++
5 14 (9.66%) PowerShell
6 11 (7.59%) Groovy
7 8 (5.52%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.52%) PHP
8 7 (4.83%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.83%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.83%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.14%) Ruby
10 4 (2.76%) C
10 4 (2.76%) Python
10 4 (2.76%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.38%) VB6
11 2 (1.38%) Scala
11 2 (1.38%) VB
11 2 (1.38%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.69%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (6.90%) Degree
3 9 (6.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.14%) Sun Certification
5 4 (2.76%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.76%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.38%) ISEB
7 1 (0.69%) PhD
7 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) Firmware
2 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.28%) Puppet
1 12 (8.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (25.52%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.24%) Oracle
3 14 (9.66%) IBM
4 3 (2.07%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.38%) HP
6 1 (0.69%) Siemens
6 1 (0.69%) VMware
6 1 (0.69%) Google
6 1 (0.69%) ForgeRock
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