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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 17 38 32
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Java 61 49 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.62% 6.19% 6.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.50% 15.91% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 52 36 59
Median salary £38,750 £46,250 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.21% -0.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £77,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,650
% change year-on-year - +0.78%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 249 308 445
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 39.27% 38.94% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 208 264 350
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +16 38 £55,000 +8.91% 5
Dunstable - 17 £35,000 - 3
Bedford +1 3 £37,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 78 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (43.92%) Oracle
3 45 (30.41%) .NET
4 42 (28.38%) C#
4 42 (28.38%) Web Services
5 41 (27.70%) SQL Server
6 35 (23.65%) Waterfall
7 34 (22.97%) HTML
7 34 (22.97%) hybris
8 33 (22.30%) Spring
8 33 (22.30%) JavaScript
9 32 (21.62%) SQL
9 32 (21.62%) J2EE
9 32 (21.62%) SOA
10 30 (20.27%) E-Commerce
11 28 (18.92%) JPA
12 27 (18.24%) EJB
12 27 (18.24%) JDBC
13 26 (17.57%) Visual Studio
14 24 (16.22%) CRM
14 24 (16.22%) Mentoring
15 23 (15.54%) JMS
15 23 (15.54%) IBM
15 23 (15.54%) SAP
15 23 (15.54%) Hibernate
15 23 (15.54%) Java EE
16 22 (14.86%) HTML5
16 22 (14.86%) Finance
16 22 (14.86%) Servlets
17 21 (14.19%) ASP.NET

Java
Top Related 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 19 (12.84%) WebLogic
2 16 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 15 (10.14%) JBoss
4 10 (6.76%) WebSphere
5 9 (6.08%) ArcGIS
5 9 (6.08%) Oracle Spatial
6 5 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.38%) WildFly
7 2 (1.35%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (9.46%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (6.76%) Unica
3 5 (3.38%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (3.38%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.76%) Silverpop
2 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.35%) SaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.14%) Oracle Database
3 11 (7.43%) MySQL
4 10 (6.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (6.08%) GIS
5 9 (6.08%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.73%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.03%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (17.57%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.41%) JIRA
3 6 (4.05%) JUnit
4 5 (3.38%) Gradle
4 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.38%) Maven
4 5 (3.38%) Selenium
4 5 (3.38%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.03%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.03%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.35%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.35%) Mockito
6 2 (1.35%) Moq
6 2 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.35%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.68%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.68%) Subversion
7 1 (0.68%) TestComplete
General
1 22 (14.86%) Finance
2 20 (13.51%) Retail
3 19 (12.84%) Marketing
4 11 (7.43%) Banking
5 7 (4.73%) Back Office
6 2 (1.35%) Advertising
6 2 (1.35%) Military
6 2 (1.35%) Publishing
6 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (32.43%) Developer
2 33 (22.30%) Architect
3 21 (14.19%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (13.51%) Analyst
5 14 (9.46%) Designer
5 14 (9.46%) Solutions Designer
6 13 (8.78%) C# Developer
6 13 (8.78%) Consultant
7 12 (8.11%) Business Analyst
7 12 (8.11%) E-Commerce Architect
7 12 (8.11%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 12 (8.11%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
7 12 (8.11%) Technical Business Analyst
8 10 (6.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 10 (6.76%) WinForms Developer
9 9 (6.08%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.08%) GIS Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (30.41%) .NET
2 42 (28.38%) Web Services
3 34 (22.97%) HTML
4 33 (22.30%) Spring
5 32 (21.62%) J2EE
6 28 (18.92%) JPA
7 27 (18.24%) EJB
7 27 (18.24%) JDBC
8 23 (15.54%) Hibernate
8 23 (15.54%) Java EE
8 23 (15.54%) JMS
9 22 (14.86%) HTML5
9 22 (14.86%) Servlets
10 21 (14.19%) ASP.NET
11 15 (10.14%) REST
11 15 (10.14%) XML
12 14 (9.46%) AngularJS
12 14 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (9.46%) RabbitMQ
12 14 (9.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.84%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.78%) User Experience
3 9 (6.08%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.03%) Linked Data
5 2 (1.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.35%) Arduino
5 2 (1.35%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.68%) Fintech
6 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.11%) Windows
2 9 (6.08%) Linux
3 3 (2.03%) Unix
4 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.65%) Waterfall
3 32 (21.62%) SOA
4 30 (20.27%) E-Commerce
5 24 (16.22%) CRM
5 24 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 21 (14.19%) Scrum
7 19 (12.84%) Kanban
8 18 (12.16%) B2B
8 18 (12.16%) B2C
8 18 (12.16%) Content Management
8 18 (12.16%) TOGAF
9 17 (11.49%) SDLC
9 17 (11.49%) Web Development
10 16 (10.81%) Change Management
11 15 (10.14%) Coaching
12 14 (9.46%) Project Management
12 14 (9.46%) Re-Platforming
12 14 (9.46%) Software Engineering
12 14 (9.46%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.38%) C#
2 33 (22.30%) JavaScript
3 32 (21.62%) SQL
4 12 (8.11%) Python
5 9 (6.08%) Shell Script
6 8 (5.41%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.38%) ABAP
8 4 (2.70%) C++
9 3 (2.03%) PHP
10 1 (0.68%) C
10 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (12.16%) Degree
2 10 (6.76%) AWS Certification
3 7 (4.73%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.38%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (2.03%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.78%) SLA
2 5 (3.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Docker
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (4.05%) TIBCO Hawk
2 5 (3.38%) Kibana
3 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (43.92%) Oracle
2 34 (22.97%) hybris
3 23 (15.54%) IBM
3 23 (15.54%) SAP
4 20 (13.51%) Pega
5 18 (12.16%) Microsoft
6 13 (8.78%) Sybase
7 12 (8.11%) BEA
8 9 (6.08%) ESRI
9 6 (4.05%) TIBCO
10 5 (3.38%) Adobe
10 5 (3.38%) Informatica
11 2 (1.35%) CA
11 2 (1.35%) Dell
11 2 (1.35%) HP
11 2 (1.35%) Sun
12 1 (0.68%) Apple
12 1 (0.68%) Google
12 1 (0.68%) Zend
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + £75,000 + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, UK
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 6 days ago
Home Counties, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £35,000 + benefits inc pension & share option scheme
Posted: 18 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago