Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 24 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 +18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Java 127 139 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 11.48% 8.66% 6.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.97% 18.15% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 130 149 169
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +43.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £86,250 £63,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 454 766 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 41.05% 47.70% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 385 691 753
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £70,000 £58,500
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.23% +5.88% +2.41%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Bedfordshire

Java
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Java in Bedfordshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Bedfordshire

Java
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +10 63 £47,500 -17.39% 9
Dunstable +4 32 £40,000 -23.81% 3
Bedford +15 10 £45,000 +38.46%
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 56 (44.09%) REST
2 47 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (32.28%) Oracle
4 39 (30.71%) SQL
5 36 (28.35%) Finance
5 36 (28.35%) AngularJS
6 35 (27.56%) XML
7 34 (26.77%) Web Services
7 34 (26.77%) HTML
8 33 (25.98%) CSS
8 33 (25.98%) SOAP
9 31 (24.41%) Spring
10 30 (23.62%) Java EE
10 30 (23.62%) JavaScript
10 30 (23.62%) MySQL
11 27 (21.26%) HTML5
12 26 (20.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 26 (20.47%) JBoss
13 25 (19.69%) Degree
13 25 (19.69%) Banking
13 25 (19.69%) TypeScript
14 24 (18.90%) Web Development
14 24 (18.90%) Computer Science
15 23 (18.11%) CSS3
15 23 (18.11%) Relational Database
16 22 (17.32%) SDLC
16 22 (17.32%) Computer Science Degree
16 22 (17.32%) JSON
17 20 (15.75%) Mathematics
17 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 26 (20.47%) JBoss
2 10 (7.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (4.72%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.94%) WildFly
5 4 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.15%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.36%) CMS
6 3 (2.36%) WordPress
7 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Exstream
2 3 (2.36%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (2.36%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.36%) Silverpop
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.62%) MySQL
2 23 (18.11%) Relational Database
3 17 (13.39%) RDBMS
4 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
5 13 (10.24%) Oracle Database
6 11 (8.66%) NoSQL
6 11 (8.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.94%) MarkLogic
7 5 (3.94%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (3.94%) Snowflake Schema
8 4 (3.15%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (11.02%) Subversion
2 13 (10.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.51%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.72%) IntelliJ
4 6 (4.72%) NetBeans
5 5 (3.94%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.94%) JUnit
5 5 (3.94%) Mockito
6 4 (3.15%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.36%) Ant
7 3 (2.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (2.36%) Gradle
7 3 (2.36%) Maven
General
1 36 (28.35%) Finance
2 25 (19.69%) Banking
3 17 (13.39%) Retail
4 12 (9.45%) Retail Banking
5 10 (7.87%) Advertising
6 9 (7.09%) Marketing
7 5 (3.94%) Publishing
8 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.79%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 73 (57.48%) Developer
2 48 (37.80%) Java Developer
3 29 (22.83%) Architect
4 24 (18.90%) Web Developer
5 14 (11.02%) Applications Support
6 13 (10.24%) Applications Developer
6 13 (10.24%) Applications Specialist
7 12 (9.45%) Web Applications Developer
8 11 (8.66%) Applications Support Specialist
8 11 (8.66%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (8.66%) Support Specialist
9 10 (7.87%) Java Architect
9 10 (7.87%) Java Web Developer
9 10 (7.87%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (7.09%) Software Developer
11 7 (5.51%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (5.51%) Java Software Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Angular Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Oracle Specialist
12 6 (4.72%) Senior Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (44.09%) REST
2 36 (28.35%) AngularJS
3 35 (27.56%) XML
4 34 (26.77%) HTML
4 34 (26.77%) Web Services
5 33 (25.98%) CSS
5 33 (25.98%) SOAP
6 31 (24.41%) Spring
7 30 (23.62%) Java EE
8 27 (21.26%) HTML5
9 26 (20.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (18.11%) CSS3
11 22 (17.32%) JSON
12 17 (13.39%) Hibernate
13 14 (11.02%) .NET
13 14 (11.02%) XSLT
14 13 (10.24%) Angular 2
15 12 (9.45%) J2EE
15 12 (9.45%) XSL
16 11 (8.66%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.90%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.45%) Virtual Team
3 8 (6.30%) Fintech
4 7 (5.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.15%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.57%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.02%) Linux
1 14 (11.02%) Windows
2 11 (8.66%) Unix
3 4 (3.15%) Android
3 4 (3.15%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) Solaris
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.90%) Web Development
3 22 (17.32%) SDLC
4 20 (15.75%) Mathematics
5 19 (14.96%) Unit Testing
6 16 (12.60%) SOA
7 15 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (10.24%) DevOps
9 12 (9.45%) TOGAF
10 10 (7.87%) Mentoring
10 10 (7.87%) OO
10 10 (7.87%) TDD
11 9 (7.09%) Technical Analysis
12 8 (6.30%) ETL
13 7 (5.51%) Change Management
13 7 (5.51%) Data Integration
13 7 (5.51%) Mobile Development
14 6 (4.72%) Data Modelling
15 5 (3.94%) ITIL
15 5 (3.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.71%) SQL
2 30 (23.62%) JavaScript
3 25 (19.69%) TypeScript
4 16 (12.60%) C#
5 13 (10.24%) PL/SQL
6 10 (7.87%) PHP
7 7 (5.51%) C++
8 4 (3.15%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.15%) Perl
8 4 (3.15%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.36%) C
9 3 (2.36%) Python
10 2 (1.57%) Erlang
11 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.79%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (19.69%) Degree
2 22 (17.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
4 15 (11.81%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 20022
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) Ansible
1 4 (3.15%) Dollar Universe
1 4 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (32.28%) Oracle
2 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.72%) VMware
3 4 (3.15%) CA
3 4 (3.15%) Informatica
3 4 (3.15%) OpenText
3 4 (3.15%) SAP
3 4 (3.15%) Tableau
3 4 (3.15%) TIBCO
4 3 (2.36%) Appcelerator
4 3 (2.36%) hybris
4 3 (2.36%) IBM
4 3 (2.36%) Pega
5 2 (1.57%) BEA
5 2 (1.57%) Cisco
5 2 (1.57%) Citrix
5 2 (1.57%) Sun
6 1 (0.79%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.79%) Xamarin