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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 113 71 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.33% 12.86% 19.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.59% 16.51% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 109 67 134
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
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
425 430 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 65.18% 77.90% 60.83%
Number of salaries quoted 407 325 399
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 0 101 £39,000 -2.50% 7
Bury St Edmunds -1 3 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Felixstowe - 1 £42,500 -
Haverhill - 1 £31,000 -
Woodbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 93 (49.21%) C#
2 72 (38.10%) Games
3 68 (35.98%) OO
4 67 (35.45%) SQL
5 64 (33.86%) HTML
6 61 (32.28%) JavaScript
6 61 (32.28%) Online Games
7 57 (30.16%) CSS
8 53 (28.04%) .NET
9 47 (24.87%) Subversion
10 46 (24.34%) SOA
11 39 (20.63%) Scrum
12 34 (17.99%) Microsoft
13 33 (17.46%) J2EE
14 29 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (14.29%) Mobile App
16 26 (13.76%) C++
16 26 (13.76%) XML
17 24 (12.70%) Web Services
18 23 (12.17%) Web Development
19 22 (11.64%) Spring
19 22 (11.64%) Oracle
20 21 (11.11%) PRINCE2
20 21 (11.11%) Ruby
20 21 (11.11%) jQuery
21 20 (10.58%) Linux
21 20 (10.58%) SDLC
22 19 (10.05%) SOAP
23 18 (9.52%) Java EE
23 18 (9.52%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 11 (5.82%) JBoss
2 9 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.70%) Apache Pig
4 6 (3.17%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.06%) Apache
5 2 (1.06%) CMS
6 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.53%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.53%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.12%) VoIP
1 4 (2.12%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.41%) NoSQL
1 14 (7.41%) Big Data
2 13 (6.88%) MySQL
3 11 (5.82%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.23%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.70%) Apache Hive
6 7 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.12%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.53%) HBase
8 1 (0.53%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (24.87%) Subversion
2 16 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 14 (7.41%) Maven
4 11 (5.82%) Selenium
4 11 (5.82%) Gradle
5 10 (5.29%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.29%) SoapUI
6 6 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (2.65%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.12%) Capybara
8 4 (2.12%) RSpec
9 3 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (1.59%) Ant
10 2 (1.06%) JMeter
10 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.06%) Rational Functional Tester
11 1 (0.53%) JUnit
11 1 (0.53%) VisiBroker
General
1 72 (38.10%) Games
2 12 (6.35%) Electronics
3 9 (4.76%) Finance
4 8 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.59%) Marketing
6 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 125 (66.14%) Developer
2 53 (28.04%) Software Developer
3 41 (21.69%) Web Developer
4 35 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 24 (12.70%) Graduate
6 22 (11.64%) Project Manager
7 19 (10.05%) Graduate Developer
8 16 (8.47%) Analyst
9 14 (7.41%) Software Project Manager
9 14 (7.41%) Software Manager
10 10 (5.29%) Support Analyst
11 9 (4.76%) Software Engineer
11 9 (4.76%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.17%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.17%) Applications Support Analyst
12 6 (3.17%) Security Specialist
13 5 (2.65%) 2nd Line Support
13 5 (2.65%) Tester
13 5 (2.65%) DevOps Engineer
14 4 (2.12%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (33.86%) HTML
2 57 (30.16%) CSS
3 53 (28.04%) .NET
4 33 (17.46%) J2EE
5 26 (13.76%) XML
6 24 (12.70%) Web Services
7 22 (11.64%) Spring
8 21 (11.11%) jQuery
9 19 (10.05%) SOAP
10 18 (9.52%) REST
10 18 (9.52%) Java EE
11 11 (5.82%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (5.82%) HTML5
12 10 (5.29%) Hibernate
13 9 (4.76%) Ajax
14 7 (3.70%) OSGi
14 7 (3.70%) Apache Camel
14 7 (3.70%) CSS3
15 4 (2.12%) AngularJS
15 4 (2.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 61 (32.28%) Online Games
2 27 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.70%) Social Media
5 6 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.65%) DataPower
7 4 (2.12%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.12%) PMI
8 2 (1.06%) DTV
8 2 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.06%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.53%) Robotics
9 1 (0.53%) Mechatronics
9 1 (0.53%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.58%) Linux
2 13 (6.88%) Windows
3 11 (5.82%) UNIX
4 6 (3.17%) Android
5 4 (2.12%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (35.98%) OO
2 46 (24.34%) SOA
3 39 (20.63%) Scrum
4 29 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (12.17%) Web Development
6 21 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 20 (10.58%) SDLC
8 18 (9.52%) CRM
9 15 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (7.41%) TDD
10 14 (7.41%) Web Application Development
11 10 (5.29%) ITIL
12 9 (4.76%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.76%) Integration Testing
13 8 (4.23%) Performance Testing
13 8 (4.23%) Software Testing
13 8 (4.23%) Configuration Management
14 7 (3.70%) Project Management
15 6 (3.17%) UML
15 6 (3.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 93 (49.21%) C#
2 67 (35.45%) SQL
3 61 (32.28%) JavaScript
4 26 (13.76%) C++
5 21 (11.11%) Ruby
6 17 (8.99%) Python
7 10 (5.29%) Go
8 9 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 9 (4.76%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.23%) C
9 8 (4.23%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.70%) Groovy
11 5 (2.65%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.12%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.59%) VB
13 3 (1.59%) PHP
13 3 (1.59%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.06%) Perl
15 1 (0.53%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 12 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.65%) AWS Certification
4 4 (2.12%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.12%) Degree
5 1 (0.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.70%) Firmware
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.65%) Puppet
1 5 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (17.99%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.64%) Oracle
3 9 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (1.06%) Google
4 2 (1.06%) SAP
4 2 (1.06%) HP
5 1 (0.53%) VMware
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