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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 61 91 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.68% 16.79% 18.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.40% 26.22% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 56 89 116
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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
285 347 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 63.90% 64.02% 59.64%
Number of salaries quoted 241 327 372
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -7 40 £37,500 - 6
Southwold - 2 £27,500 -
Newmarket -1 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Woodbridge - 1 £37,500 -
Halesworth - 1 £22,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 41 (37.61%) SQL
2 36 (33.03%) C#
3 35 (32.11%) Degree
4 33 (30.28%) C++
5 31 (28.44%) HTML
6 29 (26.61%) JavaScript
7 28 (25.69%) Software Engineering
8 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (22.94%) CSS
9 24 (22.02%) .NET
10 23 (21.10%) Web Services
11 22 (20.18%) Computer Science
12 21 (19.27%) jQuery
13 20 (18.35%) Android
14 18 (16.51%) XML
14 18 (16.51%) SOAP
15 17 (15.60%) Linux
15 17 (15.60%) HTML5
16 16 (14.68%) REST
16 16 (14.68%) Subversion
16 16 (14.68%) Windows
16 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
16 16 (14.68%) Microsoft
16 16 (14.68%) Android SDK
16 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (13.76%) TDD
18 14 (12.84%) Java EE
19 13 (11.93%) Spring
19 13 (11.93%) Puppet
19 13 (11.93%) J2EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (11.93%) Tomcat
2 11 (10.09%) Apache
3 6 (5.50%) IIS
4 5 (4.59%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.75%) JBoss
6 2 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.83%) CMS
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) SaaS
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.42%) DNS
2 7 (6.42%) Firewall
3 6 (5.50%) HTTP
4 5 (4.59%) VPN
4 5 (4.59%) SAN
5 4 (3.67%) SSL
5 4 (3.67%) Wireshark
5 4 (3.67%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (3.67%) Kerberos
5 4 (3.67%) LDAP
5 4 (3.67%) X.509
6 3 (2.75%) VoIP
7 2 (1.83%) WAN
7 2 (1.83%) DHCP
7 2 (1.83%) LAN
7 2 (1.83%) SSH
8 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.26%) Big Data
4 7 (6.42%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.42%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.50%) MySQL
6 5 (4.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (4.59%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.83%) OLAP
8 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) Subversion
2 11 (10.09%) Maven
3 8 (7.34%) Ant
4 7 (6.42%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.67%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.83%) Rational Functional Tester
6 2 (1.83%) JUnit
6 2 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.83%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.83%) JMeter
6 2 (1.83%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.83%) Gradle
6 2 (1.83%) Selenium
7 1 (0.92%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 12 (11.01%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.75%) Electronics
3 2 (1.83%) Back Office
3 2 (1.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (49.54%) Developer
2 34 (31.19%) Java Developer
3 16 (14.68%) Software Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.17%) C++ Developer
5 10 (9.17%) Architect
5 10 (9.17%) C++/Java Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Junior
7 7 (6.42%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.59%) Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Junior Software Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (28.44%) HTML
2 25 (22.94%) CSS
3 24 (22.02%) .NET
4 23 (21.10%) Web Services
5 21 (19.27%) jQuery
6 18 (16.51%) XML
6 18 (16.51%) SOAP
7 17 (15.60%) HTML5
8 16 (14.68%) Android SDK
8 16 (14.68%) REST
9 14 (12.84%) Java EE
10 13 (11.93%) Spring
10 13 (11.93%) J2EE
11 12 (11.01%) CSS3
12 9 (8.26%) Ajax
12 9 (8.26%) Hibernate
13 8 (7.34%) JSP
14 7 (6.42%) Struts
15 6 (5.50%) EJB
15 6 (5.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.18%) Computer Science
2 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.01%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.34%) Social Media
5 4 (3.67%) DataPower
5 4 (3.67%) Replication
5 4 (3.67%) PKI
5 4 (3.67%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.75%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.75%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.83%) User Experience
7 2 (1.83%) PMI
7 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.83%) Physics
8 1 (0.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.35%) Android
2 17 (15.60%) Linux
3 16 (14.68%) Windows
4 10 (9.17%) UNIX
5 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.69%) Software Engineering
2 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (13.76%) TDD
4 13 (11.93%) Cyber Security
5 12 (11.01%) DevOps
6 11 (10.09%) Scrum
6 11 (10.09%) SOA
7 10 (9.17%) OO
7 10 (9.17%) Test Scripting
8 9 (8.26%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.42%) Test Strategy
10 6 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.59%) System Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.59%) Automation Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Web Application Development
11 5 (4.59%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (4.59%) UML
11 5 (4.59%) Web Development
12 4 (3.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 41 (37.61%) SQL
2 36 (33.03%) C#
3 33 (30.28%) C++
4 29 (26.61%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.93%) PHP
6 12 (11.01%) T-SQL
7 10 (9.17%) Ruby
8 9 (8.26%) Shell Script
9 8 (7.34%) Groovy
9 8 (7.34%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.59%) VB6
10 5 (4.59%) VB
10 5 (4.59%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.59%) C
10 5 (4.59%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.75%) Scala
12 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.83%) Perl
13 1 (0.92%) Lua
Qualifications
1 35 (32.11%) Degree
2 5 (4.59%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.75%) HND
3 3 (2.75%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.92%) PhD
5 1 (0.92%) ISEB
5 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.92%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) Puppet
1 13 (11.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.92%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 16 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle
3 4 (3.67%) IBM
4 3 (2.75%) ForgeRock
5 2 (1.83%) HP
5 2 (1.83%) Google
5 2 (1.83%) Progress
6 1 (0.92%) Sun
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