The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 23 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 48 110 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.09% 17.92% 14.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.49% 26.96% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 45 109 83
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
291 408 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 67.21% 66.45% 57.97%
Number of salaries quoted 243 398 316
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
East of England

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 July 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 July 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 0 41 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Bury St Edmunds -18 6 £31,000 -4.61%
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 49 (39.52%) SQL
2 44 (35.48%) C#
3 31 (25.00%) Web Services
4 27 (21.77%) Microsoft
5 26 (20.97%) J2EE
6 24 (19.35%) Linux
7 22 (17.74%) .NET
7 22 (17.74%) Windows
7 22 (17.74%) Degree
7 22 (17.74%) Test Scripting
8 21 (16.94%) Subversion
8 21 (16.94%) PHP
8 21 (16.94%) HTML
8 21 (16.94%) Oracle
9 20 (16.13%) Tomcat
10 19 (15.32%) SOAP
11 18 (14.52%) UNIX
11 18 (14.52%) Shell Script
11 18 (14.52%) Puppet
12 17 (13.71%) Scrum
13 16 (12.90%) CSS
13 16 (12.90%) OO
13 16 (12.90%) Test Automation
13 16 (12.90%) TDD
13 16 (12.90%) Spring
13 16 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
14 15 (12.10%) Software Engineering
14 15 (12.10%) UML
14 15 (12.10%) DNS
14 15 (12.10%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.87%) Apache
3 7 (5.65%) IIS
4 4 (3.23%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.61%) nginx
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Magento
1 9 (7.26%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.61%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.10%) DNS
1 15 (12.10%) Firewall
2 12 (9.68%) SAN
2 12 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 12 (9.68%) VPN
3 10 (8.06%) Reverse Proxy
4 9 (7.26%) HTTP
5 6 (4.84%) Wireshark
6 4 (3.23%) X.509
6 4 (3.23%) SSL
6 4 (3.23%) Kerberos
6 4 (3.23%) LDAP
7 3 (2.42%) SMTP
8 2 (1.61%) Internet
8 2 (1.61%) DHCP
8 2 (1.61%) LAN
8 2 (1.61%) WAN
8 2 (1.61%) SSH
8 2 (1.61%) tcpdump
8 2 (1.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.68%) MySQL
1 12 (9.68%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.23%) Apache Hive
2 4 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.23%) Big Data
2 4 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (16.94%) Subversion
2 9 (7.26%) Ant
3 8 (6.45%) Maven
3 8 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.23%) JUnit
4 4 (3.23%) Fiddler
5 3 (2.42%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.81%) Hudson
7 1 (0.81%) Selenium
General
1 9 (7.26%) Marketing
2 8 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.61%) Games
3 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.61%) Electronics
3 2 (1.61%) Back Office
3 2 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (51.61%) Developer
2 26 (20.97%) Java Developer
3 18 (14.52%) Architect
4 15 (12.10%) Senior Developer
5 14 (11.29%) Analyst
6 13 (10.48%) Technical Architect
7 9 (7.26%) Java Architect
8 8 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
8 8 (6.45%) Test Engineer
8 8 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) Java Technical Architect
9 7 (5.65%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Graduate
10 6 (4.84%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.84%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Administrator
10 6 (4.84%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Automation Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.00%) Web Services
2 26 (20.97%) J2EE
3 22 (17.74%) .NET
4 21 (16.94%) HTML
5 19 (15.32%) SOAP
6 16 (12.90%) CSS
6 16 (12.90%) Spring
7 15 (12.10%) XML
8 14 (11.29%) JSP
8 14 (11.29%) Java EE
9 13 (10.48%) Hibernate
10 12 (9.68%) jQuery
11 11 (8.87%) HTML5
12 10 (8.06%) Servlets
12 10 (8.06%) JSON
12 10 (8.06%) REST
13 9 (7.26%) JSF
13 9 (7.26%) Struts
14 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET
14 8 (6.45%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.06%) Replication
3 6 (4.84%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.23%) PKI
6 3 (2.42%) DataPower
6 3 (2.42%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.61%) Online Games
7 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.61%) Physics
7 2 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.81%) Open Source
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.35%) Linux
2 22 (17.74%) Windows
3 18 (14.52%) UNIX
4 14 (11.29%) Apple iOS
5 11 (8.87%) Android
6 3 (2.42%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.42%) Debian
7 2 (1.61%) CentOS
8 1 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.74%) Test Scripting
2 17 (13.71%) Scrum
3 16 (12.90%) OO
3 16 (12.90%) Test Automation
3 16 (12.90%) TDD
4 15 (12.10%) Software Engineering
4 15 (12.10%) UML
4 15 (12.10%) Configuration Management
5 14 (11.29%) Test Strategy
6 11 (8.87%) Waterfall
6 11 (8.87%) Web Development
6 11 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (8.87%) Automation Testing
7 9 (7.26%) System Testing
7 9 (7.26%) CRM
7 9 (7.26%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.26%) SOA
7 9 (7.26%) DevOps
8 7 (5.65%) Cyber Security
9 6 (4.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.52%) SQL
2 44 (35.48%) C#
3 21 (16.94%) PHP
4 18 (14.52%) Shell Script
5 15 (12.10%) JavaScript
6 12 (9.68%) PowerShell
7 9 (7.26%) Groovy
8 8 (6.45%) C++
9 5 (4.03%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.23%) Ruby
10 4 (3.23%) Scala
11 2 (1.61%) Perl
11 2 (1.61%) C
11 2 (1.61%) Python
12 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.81%) Lua
Qualifications
1 22 (17.74%) Degree
2 12 (9.68%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.61%) HND
3 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.61%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.81%) ISEB
4 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) KVM
1 8 (6.45%) Hyper-V
1 8 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (4.03%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.42%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (14.52%) Puppet
2 16 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.61%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.81%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 27 (21.77%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.94%) Oracle
3 9 (7.26%) JD Edwards
3 9 (7.26%) SAP
4 4 (3.23%) JBoss
5 3 (2.42%) VMware
5 3 (2.42%) ForgeRock
6 2 (1.61%) Progress
6 2 (1.61%) Google
7 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.81%) Sun
7 1 (0.81%) NetApp
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
Suffolk
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago