Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 48 53
Rank change year-on-year +16 +5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 4.25% 2.82% 4.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.25% 5.35% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 50
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% - -31.58%
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £38,650 £53,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -21.74% +43.75% -15.79%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 83 187 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 32.05% 52.82% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 70 181 224
Bedford median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £52,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Bedford

Java
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Bedford.

Salary trend for Java in Bedford

Java
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Bedford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Java.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) HTTP
4 5 (45.45%) Ajax
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) REST
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Spring
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Sun
5 3 (27.27%) Sun Certification
5 3 (27.27%) JSP
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) PHP
6 2 (18.18%) Advertising

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) J2EE
4 3 (27.27%) JSP
4 3 (27.27%) RESTful
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Sun
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin