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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 145 68 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.13% 13.57% 22.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.43% 23.21% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 124 59 73
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
350 293 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 60.66% 58.48% 67.85%
Number of salaries quoted 313 242 241
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +8 128 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Haverhill - 5 - -
Bury St Edmunds +3 4 £32,500 +25.00%
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 108 (51.67%) C#
2 79 (37.80%) C++
3 75 (35.89%) Android
4 71 (33.97%) HTML
4 71 (33.97%) Objective-C
5 66 (31.58%) Java EE
6 64 (30.62%) Web Services
6 64 (30.62%) Apple iOS
7 60 (28.71%) C
8 58 (27.75%) SQL
9 57 (27.27%) Big Data
10 54 (25.84%) .NET
11 50 (23.92%) Software Engineering
12 49 (23.44%) JavaScript
13 45 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (21.53%) Computer Science
14 42 (20.10%) SOAP
14 42 (20.10%) REST
15 41 (19.62%) PHP
15 41 (19.62%) MySQL
15 41 (19.62%) Windows
16 40 (19.14%) XML
16 40 (19.14%) Hadoop
17 39 (18.66%) Apache Hive
17 39 (18.66%) Apache Pig
18 38 (18.18%) Linux
19 34 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
20 33 (15.79%) Mobile App
20 33 (15.79%) Mobile Development
21 31 (14.83%) Cybersecurity

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 39 (18.66%) Apache Pig
2 29 (13.88%) WebLogic
3 24 (11.48%) JBoss
4 22 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 17 (8.13%) WebSphere
5 17 (8.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (7.66%) Oracle Application Server
7 13 (6.22%) Node.js
8 2 (0.96%) Apache
8 2 (0.96%) IIS
9 1 (0.48%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Lawson
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.57%) Firewall
1 20 (9.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.48%) HTTP
2 1 (0.48%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.48%) LDAP
2 1 (0.48%) SSL
2 1 (0.48%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (27.27%) Big Data
2 41 (19.62%) MySQL
3 40 (19.14%) Hadoop
4 39 (18.66%) Apache Hive
5 29 (13.88%) NoSQL
6 26 (12.44%) MongoDB
7 19 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 19 (9.09%) Neo4j
8 8 (3.83%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.83%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.91%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.48%) Jackrabbit
12 1 (0.48%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (14.83%) Subversion
2 8 (3.83%) Maven
2 8 (3.83%) Selenium
3 7 (3.35%) SoapUI
4 6 (2.87%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.39%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.91%) Gradle
7 3 (1.44%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.44%) JUnit
8 2 (0.96%) Calabash
8 2 (0.96%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.48%) Ant
9 1 (0.48%) Capybara
9 1 (0.48%) Gatling
9 1 (0.48%) JMeter
9 1 (0.48%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.48%) RSpec
General
1 23 (11.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (7.66%) iGaming
3 14 (6.70%) Finance
4 10 (4.78%) Games
5 9 (4.31%) Electronics
5 9 (4.31%) Marketing
6 5 (2.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.48%) French Language
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 133 (63.64%) Developer
2 60 (28.71%) Java Developer
3 43 (20.57%) Applications Developer
4 37 (17.70%) Graduate
4 37 (17.70%) Software Engineer
5 35 (16.75%) Software Developer
6 29 (13.88%) Graduate Developer
7 23 (11.00%) C# Developer
8 22 (10.53%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 19 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
9 19 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 19 (9.09%) Graduate Applications Developer
9 19 (9.09%) Graduate Applications Engineer
9 19 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
9 19 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 18 (8.61%) Applications Support
11 16 (7.66%) Architect
12 15 (7.18%) Consultant
12 15 (7.18%) Tester
13 14 (6.70%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (33.97%) HTML
2 66 (31.58%) Java EE
3 64 (30.62%) Web Services
4 54 (25.84%) .NET
5 42 (20.10%) REST
5 42 (20.10%) SOAP
6 40 (19.14%) XML
7 30 (14.35%) CSS
8 28 (13.40%) Spring
9 26 (12.44%) Hibernate
10 25 (11.96%) J2EE
11 24 (11.48%) jQuery
12 20 (9.57%) Ajax
12 20 (9.57%) Apache Camel
12 20 (9.57%) OSGi
12 20 (9.57%) STL
13 19 (9.09%) EJB
14 7 (3.35%) AngularJS
14 7 (3.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (2.87%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.53%) Computer Science
2 33 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 30 (14.35%) Cybercrime
4 20 (9.57%) DataPower
5 12 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.26%) iPhone
6 11 (5.26%) Visualisation
7 10 (4.78%) Online Games
8 5 (2.39%) Biometrics
8 5 (2.39%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.39%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.96%) Animation
9 2 (0.96%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.96%) User Experience
10 1 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.48%) Physics
10 1 (0.48%) PKI
10 1 (0.48%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 75 (35.89%) Android
2 64 (30.62%) Apple iOS
3 41 (19.62%) Windows
4 38 (18.18%) Linux
5 21 (10.05%) Unix
6 11 (5.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.92%) Software Engineering
2 45 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (15.79%) Mobile Development
5 31 (14.83%) Cybersecurity
5 31 (14.83%) Reverse Engineering
6 30 (14.35%) Web Development
7 29 (13.88%) Mobile Application Development
8 28 (13.40%) TDD
9 24 (11.48%) SOA
10 23 (11.00%) OO
11 22 (10.53%) Web Application Development
12 21 (10.05%) Ethical Hacking
12 21 (10.05%) Penetration Testing
13 20 (9.57%) Multithreading
14 17 (8.13%) iOS Development
15 16 (7.66%) Android Development
15 16 (7.66%) DevOps
15 16 (7.66%) High Availability
15 16 (7.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 108 (51.67%) C#
2 79 (37.80%) C++
3 71 (33.97%) Objective-C
4 60 (28.71%) C
5 58 (27.75%) SQL
6 49 (23.44%) JavaScript
7 41 (19.62%) PHP
8 20 (9.57%) Groovy
9 16 (7.66%) Ruby
10 15 (7.18%) Bash Shell
10 15 (7.18%) Python
11 8 (3.83%) Embedded C
11 8 (3.83%) Embedded C++
12 6 (2.87%) Scala
13 4 (1.91%) Perl
13 4 (1.91%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.91%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.44%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (10.53%) Degree
2 21 (10.05%) Security Cleared
3 20 (9.57%) CCNA
3 20 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (9.57%) CISSP
3 20 (9.57%) GIAC
3 20 (9.57%) Linux+ Certification
3 20 (9.57%) MCSE
3 20 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (9.57%) SANS
3 20 (9.57%) SSCP
4 15 (7.18%) DV Cleared
5 14 (6.70%) Sun Certification
6 12 (5.74%) AWS Certification
7 11 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.39%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (1.91%) ISEB
10 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.05%) QA
2 5 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (12.92%) Firmware
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (7.18%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (7.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (11.48%) Oracle
2 17 (8.13%) IBM
2 17 (8.13%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco
4 1 (0.48%) ForgeRock
4 1 (0.48%) SAP
Sudbury, Suffolk
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Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £28k - 35k per year
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 +excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago