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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 81 124 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.59% 19.75% 13.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.23% 33.16% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 67 119 79
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £30,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
470 374 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 78.86% 59.55% 55.33%
Number of salaries quoted 357 335 333
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -2 59 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Bury St Edmunds -12 13 £45,000 +38.46%
Newmarket - 2 £45,000 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 66 (34.74%) J2EE
2 53 (27.89%) SQL
3 52 (27.37%) Web Services
4 50 (26.32%) C#
5 44 (23.16%) Linux
6 38 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (19.47%) Spring
7 37 (19.47%) Degree
7 37 (19.47%) .NET
8 36 (18.95%) TDD
9 35 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 32 (16.84%) Hibernate
10 32 (16.84%) SOAP
11 31 (16.32%) Computer Science
12 30 (15.79%) UNIX
12 30 (15.79%) Windows
13 29 (15.26%) OO
13 29 (15.26%) PHP
13 29 (15.26%) Scrum
14 27 (14.21%) Tomcat
15 26 (13.68%) Android
16 24 (12.63%) C++
17 23 (12.11%) Waterfall
17 23 (12.11%) Web Development
17 23 (12.11%) Subversion
17 23 (12.11%) REST
17 23 (12.11%) Mobile App
18 22 (11.58%) Java EE
18 22 (11.58%) Security Cleared
19 21 (11.05%) Configuration Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (14.21%) Tomcat
2 21 (11.05%) WebLogic
3 15 (7.89%) Apache
4 9 (4.74%) IIS
5 6 (3.16%) Apache Pig
6 4 (2.11%) Drupal
7 3 (1.58%) Resin
7 3 (1.58%) CMS
8 2 (1.05%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.05%) SilverStripe
8 2 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (5.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.74%) Magento
1 9 (4.74%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.11%) SaaS
2 3 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.89%) HTTP
2 14 (7.37%) Firewall
2 14 (7.37%) DNS
3 12 (6.32%) SAN
4 11 (5.79%) TCP/IP
4 11 (5.79%) VPN
5 9 (4.74%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (1.58%) SMTP
7 2 (1.05%) Internet
7 2 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.05%) DHCP
7 2 (1.05%) RIP
7 2 (1.05%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.05%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.05%) NAS
8 1 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (6.84%) MySQL
3 10 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.21%) Big Data
5 6 (3.16%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.16%) Apache Hive
5 6 (3.16%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.11%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (1.58%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (12.11%) Subversion
2 9 (4.74%) Eclipse
3 8 (4.21%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.21%) Maven
4 6 (3.16%) Hudson
4 6 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.11%) Ant
5 4 (2.11%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.05%) JUnit
7 1 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 17 (8.95%) Telecoms
2 14 (7.37%) Marketing
3 9 (4.74%) Games
4 6 (3.16%) Finance
5 5 (2.63%) Electronics
6 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 84 (44.21%) Developer
2 29 (15.26%) Java Developer
2 29 (15.26%) Analyst
3 24 (12.63%) Senior Developer
4 22 (11.58%) Architect
5 18 (9.47%) Technical Architect
6 15 (7.89%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.84%) Java Architect
7 13 (6.84%) Development Engineer
8 12 (6.32%) Support Analyst
8 12 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 11 (5.79%) Java Technical Architect
10 10 (5.26%) Development Manager
10 10 (5.26%) Operations Manager
11 9 (4.74%) Agile Project Manager
11 9 (4.74%) Agile Business Analyst
11 9 (4.74%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 9 (4.74%) Business Analyst
12 8 (4.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (34.74%) J2EE
2 52 (27.37%) Web Services
3 37 (19.47%) Spring
3 37 (19.47%) .NET
4 32 (16.84%) Hibernate
4 32 (16.84%) SOAP
5 23 (12.11%) REST
6 22 (11.58%) Java EE
7 21 (11.05%) XML
8 20 (10.53%) Ajax
9 19 (10.00%) JSF
9 19 (10.00%) jQuery
10 18 (9.47%) EJB
10 18 (9.47%) HTML
11 14 (7.37%) Android SDK
12 13 (6.84%) JSON
13 12 (6.32%) JSP
13 12 (6.32%) JPA
14 10 (5.26%) CSS
15 9 (4.74%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.32%) Computer Science
2 23 (12.11%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.26%) iPhone
4 9 (4.74%) Replication
5 6 (3.16%) Open Source
6 5 (2.63%) Social Media
6 5 (2.63%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.11%) PMI
7 4 (2.11%) Speech Recognition
7 4 (2.11%) DataPower
8 2 (1.05%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.05%) Online Games
8 2 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 44 (23.16%) Linux
2 30 (15.79%) UNIX
2 30 (15.79%) Windows
3 26 (13.68%) Android
4 11 (5.79%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.21%) CentOS
6 4 (2.11%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.58%) Debian
8 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.95%) TDD
3 29 (15.26%) OO
3 29 (15.26%) Scrum
4 23 (12.11%) Waterfall
4 23 (12.11%) Web Development
5 21 (11.05%) Configuration Management
6 19 (10.00%) UML
7 17 (8.95%) Test Scripting
7 17 (8.95%) Software Engineering
8 15 (7.89%) Cyber Security
8 15 (7.89%) Android Development
9 14 (7.37%) CRM
10 13 (6.84%) Test Automation
10 13 (6.84%) ITIL
10 13 (6.84%) PRINCE2
10 13 (6.84%) SOA
11 10 (5.26%) iOS Development
12 9 (4.74%) Information Assurance
12 9 (4.74%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 53 (27.89%) SQL
2 50 (26.32%) C#
3 29 (15.26%) PHP
4 24 (12.63%) C++
5 17 (8.95%) Perl
6 14 (7.37%) Python
6 14 (7.37%) C
6 14 (7.37%) JavaScript
7 13 (6.84%) Shell Script
8 11 (5.79%) PowerShell
8 11 (5.79%) Groovy
9 7 (3.68%) VB
10 6 (3.16%) Scala
11 3 (1.58%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.58%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (1.58%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.58%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.05%) Ruby
13 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.53%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 37 (19.47%) Degree
2 22 (11.58%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.95%) DV Cleared
4 11 (5.79%) Sun Certification
5 4 (2.11%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.53%) HND
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.21%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.79%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.74%) Hyper-V
2 9 (4.74%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (4.74%) KVM
3 5 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.58%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (6.84%) Puppet
2 11 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.05%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 35 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.05%) Oracle
3 17 (8.95%) JBoss
4 9 (4.74%) SAP
4 9 (4.74%) JD Edwards
5 8 (4.21%) VMware
6 4 (2.11%) BT
7 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.53%) NetApp
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
Ipswich, Suffolk
Candidate Source
Salary: £20000 - £25000
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago