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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 67 97 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.45% 22.72% 13.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.48% 34.89% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 58 76 69
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £29,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
298 278 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 59.84% 65.11% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 245 231 365
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 £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -5 50 £42,500 +1.79% 8
Bury St Edmunds -7 4 £26,000 -35.00%
Woodbridge - 1 £60,000 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (32.31%) .NET
2 39 (30.00%) C#
3 37 (28.46%) SQL
4 35 (26.92%) jQuery
5 32 (24.62%) C++
5 32 (24.62%) HTML
5 32 (24.62%) JavaScript
5 32 (24.62%) Web Services
6 31 (23.85%) REST
7 30 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (21.54%) SOAP
8 28 (21.54%) Microsoft
9 27 (20.77%) CSS
10 26 (20.00%) Java EE
11 25 (19.23%) XML
11 25 (19.23%) SOA
12 24 (18.46%) Degree
13 23 (17.69%) Software Engineering
13 23 (17.69%) NoSQL
14 22 (16.92%) Linux
14 22 (16.92%) J2EE
15 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
15 20 (15.38%) UNIX
15 20 (15.38%) HTML5
16 19 (14.62%) Windows
17 18 (13.85%) Oracle
17 18 (13.85%) CSS3
17 18 (13.85%) Big Data
17 18 (13.85%) Mobile App
17 18 (13.85%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 12 (9.23%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.46%) WebSphere
3 11 (8.46%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (8.46%) WebLogic
4 9 (6.92%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (6.92%) JBoss
5 6 (4.62%) CMS
6 5 (3.85%) Apache
7 4 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.31%) Node.js
8 3 (2.31%) Drupal
8 3 (2.31%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.54%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.77%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.62%) Firewall
2 6 (4.62%) SAN
2 6 (4.62%) VPN
2 6 (4.62%) DNS
3 5 (3.85%) VoIP
3 5 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.77%) LDAP
4 1 (0.77%) SSL
4 1 (0.77%) HTTP
4 1 (0.77%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.77%) X.509
4 1 (0.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.69%) NoSQL
2 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 18 (13.85%) Big Data
4 16 (12.31%) Hadoop
4 16 (12.31%) MongoDB
5 13 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 13 (10.00%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.85%) MySQL
7 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.54%) OLAP
8 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.77%) DB2
9 1 (0.77%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.77%) HBase
Development Applications
1 12 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.46%) Subversion
3 10 (7.69%) Maven
4 6 (4.62%) SoapUI
5 5 (3.85%) Gradle
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.31%) Ant
6 3 (2.31%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (2.31%) JMeter
6 3 (2.31%) Rational Functional Tester
6 3 (2.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (2.31%) Selenium
7 2 (1.54%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.77%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.77%) JIRA
8 1 (0.77%) Fiddler
General
1 12 (9.23%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.85%) Electronics
2 5 (3.85%) Finance
3 4 (3.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (52.31%) Developer
2 39 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.08%) Software Engineer
4 14 (10.77%) Senior Developer
5 11 (8.46%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Junior
8 8 (6.15%) Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Architect
9 7 (5.38%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) C++ Developer
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.62%) C++/Java Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Junior Software Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.62%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.85%) Graduate
11 5 (3.85%) Team Leader
11 5 (3.85%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.31%) .NET
2 35 (26.92%) jQuery
3 32 (24.62%) HTML
3 32 (24.62%) Web Services
4 31 (23.85%) REST
5 28 (21.54%) SOAP
6 27 (20.77%) CSS
7 26 (20.00%) Java EE
8 25 (19.23%) XML
9 22 (16.92%) J2EE
10 20 (15.38%) HTML5
11 18 (13.85%) CSS3
12 17 (13.08%) Ajax
13 15 (11.54%) Android SDK
14 12 (9.23%) Apache Camel
14 12 (9.23%) OSGi
15 11 (8.46%) Spring
16 6 (4.62%) JSON
16 6 (4.62%) Hibernate
17 5 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.85%) Mobile App
2 15 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 14 (10.77%) Social Media
4 12 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.92%) DataPower
6 5 (3.85%) Replication
6 5 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.08%) Online Games
8 3 (2.31%) PMI
8 3 (2.31%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.54%) Open Source
9 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.77%) BBC
10 1 (0.77%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.77%) PKI
10 1 (0.77%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.77%) Robotics
10 1 (0.77%) Mechatronics
10 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.92%) Linux
2 20 (15.38%) UNIX
3 19 (14.62%) Windows
4 17 (13.08%) Android
5 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (19.23%) SOA
3 23 (17.69%) Software Engineering
4 18 (13.85%) TDD
5 15 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 15 (11.54%) Scrum
6 13 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 13 (10.00%) OO
7 11 (8.46%) PRINCE2
8 10 (7.69%) ITIL
8 10 (7.69%) CRM
8 10 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.15%) Service Management
9 8 (6.15%) Cyber Security
10 7 (5.38%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (5.38%) DevOps
11 6 (4.62%) UML
12 5 (3.85%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.85%) OOP
12 5 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.00%) C#
2 37 (28.46%) SQL
3 32 (24.62%) C++
3 32 (24.62%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 13 (10.00%) Groovy
4 13 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.92%) Ruby
5 9 (6.92%) PHP
6 7 (5.38%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.38%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.62%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.62%) C
8 5 (3.85%) VB
8 5 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.85%) Scala
8 5 (3.85%) VB6
9 3 (2.31%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.54%) Python
11 1 (0.77%) VC++
Qualifications
1 24 (18.46%) Degree
2 7 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (4.62%) Sun Certification
4 5 (3.85%) AWS Certification
5 3 (2.31%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.54%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.54%) HND
7 1 (0.77%) PhD
7 1 (0.77%) ISEB
7 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Firmware
1 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (10.00%) Puppet
1 13 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.85%) Oracle
3 14 (10.77%) IBM
4 3 (2.31%) HP
4 3 (2.31%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.77%) Siemens
5 1 (0.77%) VMware
5 1 (0.77%) Google
5 1 (0.77%) ForgeRock
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
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Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Suffolk
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Ipswich
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Ipswich
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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