Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 20 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java 104 113 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 10.35% 9.25% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.13% 22.47% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 87 86 140
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -16.67% +22.73%
10th Percentile £39,800 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,950 £61,875 £81,400
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +5.56%

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 470 503 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 46.77% 41.16% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 414 394 687
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £62,125 £69,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018. 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 -5 49 £60,000 +71.43% 5
Bedford +17 30 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Dunstable -2 21 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 67 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.46%) .NET
3 39 (37.50%) TDD
4 36 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 35 (33.65%) AngularJS
6 30 (28.85%) C#
7 29 (27.88%) DevOps
8 23 (22.12%) Web Services
8 23 (22.12%) Microservices
9 22 (21.15%) SOA
9 22 (21.15%) JSON
10 21 (20.19%) Software Engineering
10 21 (20.19%) E-Commerce
10 21 (20.19%) XML
10 21 (20.19%) Linux
10 21 (20.19%) Scrum
11 20 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (18.27%) MVC
12 19 (18.27%) SOAP
12 19 (18.27%) Python
13 18 (17.31%) React
13 18 (17.31%) Java 8
13 18 (17.31%) PHP
13 18 (17.31%) REST
14 17 (16.35%) Docker
14 17 (16.35%) RESTful
15 16 (15.38%) Sass
15 16 (15.38%) Analytics
15 16 (15.38%) Node.js
15 16 (15.38%) Spring

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 13 (12.50%) JBoss
2 12 (11.54%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.96%) Confluence
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (4.81%) SaaS
5 3 (2.88%) Serverless
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.96%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.96%) IaaS
6 1 (0.96%) Office 365
6 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) DHCP
1 1 (0.96%) DNS
1 1 (0.96%) HTTP
1 1 (0.96%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) Big Data
2 12 (11.54%) Hadoop
2 12 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.73%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.85%) DB2
6 4 (3.85%) HBase
6 4 (3.85%) Impala
6 4 (3.85%) MySQL
6 4 (3.85%) Parquet
6 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.85%) Sqoop
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.96%) Amazon QuickSight
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.85%) JIRA
1 4 (3.85%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.88%) Subversion
2 3 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.92%) Selenium
3 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.92%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.92%) WebStorm
4 1 (0.96%) Maven
4 1 (0.96%) Redmine
General
1 15 (14.42%) Back Office
1 15 (14.42%) Banking
2 9 (8.65%) Marketing
3 7 (6.73%) Finance
4 4 (3.85%) Retail
4 4 (3.85%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.88%) Automotive
5 3 (2.88%) Publishing
6 1 (0.96%) Advertising
6 1 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.96%) Games
6 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 64 (61.54%) Developer
2 31 (29.81%) Java Developer
3 19 (18.27%) Angular Developer
4 15 (14.42%) Architect
5 13 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 11 (10.58%) Head of Development
7 10 (9.62%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Head of Analytics
8 8 (7.69%) Head of Big Data
8 8 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.85%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.85%) Graduate
11 4 (3.85%) Java Developer - Fintech
11 4 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (3.85%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.85%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.46%) .NET
2 35 (33.65%) AngularJS
3 23 (22.12%) Web Services
4 22 (21.15%) JSON
5 21 (20.19%) XML
6 19 (18.27%) SOAP
7 18 (17.31%) React
7 18 (17.31%) REST
8 17 (16.35%) RESTful
9 16 (15.38%) Node.js
9 16 (15.38%) Sass
9 16 (15.38%) Spring
10 11 (10.58%) HTML
11 9 (8.65%) Spring Boot
12 8 (7.69%) jQuery
13 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET
13 7 (6.73%) JSP
14 6 (5.77%) CSS
14 6 (5.77%) Redux
15 5 (4.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.62%) Fintech
3 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.88%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.96%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.96%) iPhone
6 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.96%) NHS
6 1 (0.96%) Tandem
6 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.19%) Linux
2 4 (3.85%) Unix
3 2 (1.92%) Android
3 2 (1.92%) Windows
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (37.50%) TDD
3 29 (27.88%) DevOps
4 23 (22.12%) Microservices
5 22 (21.15%) SOA
6 21 (20.19%) E-Commerce
6 21 (20.19%) Scrum
6 21 (20.19%) Software Engineering
7 19 (18.27%) MVC
8 16 (15.38%) Analytics
9 15 (14.42%) API Development
9 15 (14.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (13.46%) Web Development
11 13 (12.50%) BDD
12 11 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (9.62%) Project Management
14 9 (8.65%) CRM
14 9 (8.65%) Process Management
15 8 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
15 8 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 30 (28.85%) C#
3 19 (18.27%) Python
4 18 (17.31%) Java 8
4 18 (17.31%) PHP
5 14 (13.46%) SQL
5 14 (13.46%) TypeScript
6 3 (2.88%) C++
6 3 (2.88%) Korn
6 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.96%) Lua
7 1 (0.96%) Perl
7 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.92%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.92%) ISEB
3 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (16.35%) Docker
2 4 (3.85%) Apache Flume
2 4 (3.85%) HDFS
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Oozie
2 3 (2.88%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.96%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.65%) Google
2 9 (8.65%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.81%) Oracle
4 4 (3.85%) hybris
5 2 (1.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.96%) Progress
6 1 (0.96%) Trustwave