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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 64 108 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.94% 21.82% 15.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.69% 32.53% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 59 96 84
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
295 332 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.27% 67.07% 71.53%
Number of salaries quoted 245 300 382
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 December 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 24 December 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 -8 40 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Bury St Edmunds -5 2 £30,500 -6.87%
Woodbridge - 2 £48,750 -
Newmarket - 1 £50,000 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 37 (32.46%) SQL
2 32 (28.07%) C++
3 31 (27.19%) Web Services
3 31 (27.19%) jQuery
4 30 (26.32%) C#
4 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 29 (25.44%) HTML
6 28 (24.56%) .NET
6 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (24.56%) Degree
6 28 (24.56%) REST
7 25 (21.93%) CSS
7 25 (21.93%) Linux
8 24 (21.05%) SOAP
8 24 (21.05%) XML
9 23 (20.18%) Microsoft
9 23 (20.18%) Java EE
9 23 (20.18%) NoSQL
10 22 (19.30%) Windows
10 22 (19.30%) Software Engineering
11 20 (17.54%) UNIX
12 19 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 19 (16.67%) HTML5
13 18 (15.79%) Android
14 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
14 17 (14.91%) Configuration Management
15 16 (14.04%) SOA
15 16 (14.04%) TDD
15 16 (14.04%) Ajax
15 16 (14.04%) Computer Science

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (12.28%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.65%) Apache Pig
3 9 (7.89%) WebSphere
3 9 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.89%) Apache
4 8 (7.02%) JBoss
4 8 (7.02%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (5.26%) CMS
6 4 (3.51%) IIS
7 3 (2.63%) Drupal
7 3 (2.63%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.63%) Node.js
8 2 (1.75%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) SaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.65%) DNS
2 11 (9.65%) Firewall
3 9 (7.89%) SAN
3 9 (7.89%) VPN
4 8 (7.02%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (2.63%) HTTP
5 3 (2.63%) VoIP
6 2 (1.75%) WAN
6 2 (1.75%) DHCP
6 2 (1.75%) LAN
6 2 (1.75%) SSH
7 1 (0.88%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.88%) Internet
7 1 (0.88%) X.509
7 1 (0.88%) SSL
7 1 (0.88%) LDAP
7 1 (0.88%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.18%) NoSQL
2 19 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 16 (14.04%) Big Data
4 14 (12.28%) MongoDB
4 14 (12.28%) Hadoop
5 11 (9.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (9.65%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.51%) MySQL
7 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.75%) OLAP
8 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.88%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.88%) DB2
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.88%) HBase
Development Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Maven
2 11 (9.65%) Subversion
3 8 (7.02%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.26%) Ant
5 4 (3.51%) SoapUI
5 4 (3.51%) Gradle
6 3 (2.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (2.63%) Rational Functional Tester
6 3 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (2.63%) JMeter
6 3 (2.63%) Selenium
7 2 (1.75%) JUnit
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.88%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.88%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.88%) JIRA
8 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.63%) Electronics
3 2 (1.75%) Back Office
3 2 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (52.63%) Developer
2 38 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.16%) Software Engineer
4 12 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 10 (8.77%) Architect
6 9 (7.89%) C++ Developer
6 9 (7.89%) C++/Java Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Junior
8 7 (6.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.26%) Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.39%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.39%) Java Team Leader
10 5 (4.39%) Junior Software Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Java Architect
11 4 (3.51%) Java Technical Architect
11 4 (3.51%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.19%) Web Services
1 31 (27.19%) jQuery
2 29 (25.44%) HTML
3 28 (24.56%) .NET
3 28 (24.56%) REST
4 25 (21.93%) CSS
5 24 (21.05%) SOAP
5 24 (21.05%) XML
6 23 (20.18%) Java EE
7 19 (16.67%) HTML5
8 16 (14.04%) Ajax
8 16 (14.04%) Android SDK
9 15 (13.16%) CSS3
10 14 (12.28%) Spring
10 14 (12.28%) J2EE
11 10 (8.77%) OSGi
11 10 (8.77%) JSON
11 10 (8.77%) Apache Camel
12 9 (7.89%) Hibernate
13 6 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 13 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.65%) Social Media
5 8 (7.02%) Replication
6 7 (6.14%) DataPower
7 3 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (2.63%) User Experience
7 3 (2.63%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.75%) PMI
8 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.75%) Open Source
9 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.88%) PKI
9 1 (0.88%) Robotics
9 1 (0.88%) Mechatronics
9 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.93%) Linux
2 22 (19.30%) Windows
3 20 (17.54%) UNIX
4 18 (15.79%) Android
5 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.30%) Software Engineering
3 17 (14.91%) Configuration Management
4 16 (14.04%) SOA
4 16 (14.04%) TDD
5 11 (9.65%) Web Application Development
5 11 (9.65%) Cyber Security
6 10 (8.77%) DevOps
7 9 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (7.89%) Service Management
8 8 (7.02%) Scrum
8 8 (7.02%) ITIL
8 8 (7.02%) OO
9 7 (6.14%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (5.26%) Web Development
11 5 (4.39%) Content Management
11 5 (4.39%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.39%) Build Automation
12 4 (3.51%) Analytics
12 4 (3.51%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (32.46%) SQL
2 32 (28.07%) C++
3 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 30 (26.32%) C#
4 14 (12.28%) Groovy
4 14 (12.28%) PowerShell
5 13 (11.40%) PHP
6 12 (10.53%) Ruby
6 12 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 10 (8.77%) Shell Script
8 7 (6.14%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.39%) VB6
9 5 (4.39%) VB
9 5 (4.39%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.51%) C
10 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.51%) Scala
11 2 (1.75%) Perl
12 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.88%) Lua
Qualifications
1 28 (24.56%) Degree
2 9 (7.89%) Sun Certification
3 5 (4.39%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.75%) HND
4 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.75%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) PhD
5 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.88%) KVM
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (14.04%) Puppet
1 16 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.16%) Oracle
3 12 (10.53%) IBM
4 3 (2.63%) HP
4 3 (2.63%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.75%) Google
6 1 (0.88%) Progress
6 1 (0.88%) Siemens
6 1 (0.88%) VMware
6 1 (0.88%) ForgeRock
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Suffolk
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago