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

Java
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 19 34
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 103 142 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 11.48% 9.76% 7.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.01% 21.52% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 119 140 150
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.28% +34.38% -15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £79,125 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -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 312 660 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 34.78% 45.36% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 287 599 630
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,450 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

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 February 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 February 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 +12 48 £50,000 -13.04% 6
Dunstable +9 34 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Bedford +12 2 £32,500 - 4
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 46 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (40.78%) REST
3 39 (37.86%) AngularJS
4 38 (36.89%) Finance
5 32 (31.07%) SOAP
6 30 (29.13%) CSS
6 30 (29.13%) HTML
7 29 (28.16%) XML
8 28 (27.18%) Banking
8 28 (27.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 28 (27.18%) TypeScript
8 28 (27.18%) HTML5
9 27 (26.21%) SQL
10 26 (25.24%) Web Development
10 26 (25.24%) CSS3
11 25 (24.27%) JSON
11 25 (24.27%) Oracle
11 25 (24.27%) Spring
12 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
12 22 (21.36%) Web Services
12 22 (21.36%) Java EE
13 20 (19.42%) C#
14 18 (17.48%) MySQL
15 15 (14.56%) XSLT
15 15 (14.56%) OO
15 15 (14.56%) Relational Database
16 13 (12.62%) Linux
16 13 (12.62%) Subversion
16 13 (12.62%) DBS Check
16 13 (12.62%) Angular 2

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 8 (7.77%) JBoss
2 6 (5.83%) WildFly
3 4 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.88%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.94%) WordPress
5 1 (0.97%) Apache
5 1 (0.97%) IIS
5 1 (0.97%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.91%) Google Play
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.97%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) MySQL
2 15 (14.56%) Relational Database
3 11 (10.68%) Oracle Database
4 9 (8.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (6.80%) MarkLogic
5 7 (6.80%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.83%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.83%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (5.83%) Snowflake Schema
7 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.94%) Big Data
9 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.97%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Subversion
2 11 (10.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.80%) JUnit
3 7 (6.80%) Mockito
4 6 (5.83%) Cucumber
4 6 (5.83%) Eclipse
4 6 (5.83%) IntelliJ
4 6 (5.83%) NetBeans
5 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.94%) Xcode
6 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (36.89%) Finance
2 28 (27.18%) Banking
3 12 (11.65%) Retail Banking
4 11 (10.68%) Retail
5 9 (8.74%) Advertising
6 8 (7.77%) Marketing
7 7 (6.80%) Games
7 7 (6.80%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (63.11%) Developer
2 35 (33.98%) Java Developer
3 28 (27.18%) Web Developer
4 14 (13.59%) Architect
5 13 (12.62%) Applications Developer
5 13 (12.62%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (11.65%) Web Applications Developer
7 11 (10.68%) Java Web Developer
8 10 (9.71%) Applications Support
8 10 (9.71%) Software Developer
9 9 (8.74%) Applications Specialist
10 7 (6.80%) Junior
10 7 (6.80%) Junior Developer
10 7 (6.80%) Senior Applications Support
11 6 (5.83%) Angular Developer
11 6 (5.83%) Applications Support Specialist
11 6 (5.83%) Junior Java Developer
11 6 (5.83%) Junior JavaScript Developer
11 6 (5.83%) Support Specialist
11 6 (5.83%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (40.78%) REST
2 39 (37.86%) AngularJS
3 32 (31.07%) SOAP
4 30 (29.13%) CSS
4 30 (29.13%) HTML
5 29 (28.16%) XML
6 28 (27.18%) HTML5
6 28 (27.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 26 (25.24%) CSS3
8 25 (24.27%) JSON
8 25 (24.27%) Spring
9 22 (21.36%) Java EE
9 22 (21.36%) Web Services
10 15 (14.56%) XSLT
11 13 (12.62%) Angular 2
12 11 (10.68%) Hibernate
13 9 (8.74%) .NET
14 8 (7.77%) J2EE
14 8 (7.77%) JSP
14 8 (7.77%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Virtual Team
2 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.91%) Fintech
5 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.94%) iPhone
5 2 (1.94%) Linked Data
6 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.97%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.62%) Linux
2 10 (9.71%) Windows
3 7 (6.80%) Android
4 5 (4.85%) Unix
5 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.97%) CentOS
6 1 (0.97%) Solaris
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.24%) Web Development
3 15 (14.56%) OO
4 11 (10.68%) SDLC
5 10 (9.71%) Project Management
5 10 (9.71%) SOA
6 9 (8.74%) DevOps
6 9 (8.74%) TDD
6 9 (8.74%) Technical Analysis
7 7 (6.80%) BDD
7 7 (6.80%) Data Modelling
7 7 (6.80%) ITIL
7 7 (6.80%) Mobile Development
7 7 (6.80%) Unit Testing
8 6 (5.83%) MVC
8 6 (5.83%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.83%) TOGAF
8 6 (5.83%) Visualisation
8 6 (5.83%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.18%) TypeScript
2 27 (26.21%) SQL
3 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.42%) C#
5 10 (9.71%) PHP
6 6 (5.83%) Python
7 5 (4.85%) Kotlin
7 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.88%) C
9 3 (2.91%) C++
10 2 (1.94%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.94%) Erlang
10 2 (1.94%) Lua
10 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.94%) Perl
11 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (12.62%) DBS Check
2 6 (5.83%) Degree
3 3 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) ISO 20022
2 2 (1.94%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.80%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (0.97%) Ansible
2 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (24.27%) Oracle
2 5 (4.85%) Google
3 4 (3.88%) CA
3 4 (3.88%) OpenText
3 4 (3.88%) Tableau
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.97%) Capita
5 1 (0.97%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.97%) Sybase