Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 17 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Java 100 123 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.46% 11.08% 8.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 26.68% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 127 123 149
Bedfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -21.74% +43.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £86,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -4.04% +10.00%

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 450 461 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 42.57% 41.53% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 404 384 689
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.61% -8.95% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £29,850
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,500 £69,200
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -6 55 £60,000 +41.18% 9
Bedford +13 30 £47,500 +5.56% 5
Dunstable -13 10 £56,500 +41.25%
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 70 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (42.00%) Spring
3 38 (38.00%) TDD
4 32 (32.00%) Hibernate
4 32 (32.00%) E-Commerce
4 32 (32.00%) AngularJS
5 30 (30.00%) .NET
5 30 (30.00%) SQL
6 28 (28.00%) XML
6 28 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (27.00%) JSON
7 27 (27.00%) SOAP
8 26 (26.00%) C#
9 25 (25.00%) Web Services
10 23 (23.00%) Microservices
10 23 (23.00%) Java 8
11 22 (22.00%) JavaScript
11 22 (22.00%) SOA
12 21 (21.00%) HTML
13 20 (20.00%) Scrum
14 19 (19.00%) Finance
14 19 (19.00%) REST
15 18 (18.00%) JBoss
16 17 (17.00%) PHP
17 16 (16.00%) MVC
17 16 (16.00%) RESTful
17 16 (16.00%) DevOps
17 16 (16.00%) Node.js
18 15 (15.00%) React
18 15 (15.00%) API Development

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 18 (18.00%) JBoss
2 12 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.00%) Confluence
4 1 (1.00%) IIS
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.00%) Serverless
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.00%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.00%) IaaS
5 1 (1.00%) Office 365
5 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) HTTP
1 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) Big Data
2 5 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.00%) HBase
4 3 (3.00%) Impala
4 3 (3.00%) Parquet
4 3 (3.00%) Sqoop
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon QuickSight
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (9.00%) Maven
2 3 (3.00%) JIRA
3 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.00%) JUnit
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.00%) Redmine
4 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 19 (19.00%) Finance
2 15 (15.00%) Back Office
3 13 (13.00%) Retail
4 11 (11.00%) Banking
5 3 (3.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Automotive
6 1 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Local Government
6 1 (1.00%) Publishing
6 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (67.00%) Developer
2 42 (42.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.00%) Senior Developer
3 13 (13.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (12.00%) Architect
5 10 (10.00%) Graduate
5 10 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 9 (9.00%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Lead Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Lead Java Developer
8 7 (7.00%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Angular Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Backend Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Graduate Java Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Software Manager
10 5 (5.00%) Software Test Manager
10 5 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.00%) Spring
2 32 (32.00%) AngularJS
2 32 (32.00%) Hibernate
3 30 (30.00%) .NET
4 28 (28.00%) XML
5 27 (27.00%) JSON
5 27 (27.00%) SOAP
6 25 (25.00%) Web Services
7 21 (21.00%) HTML
8 19 (19.00%) REST
9 16 (16.00%) Node.js
9 16 (16.00%) RESTful
10 15 (15.00%) React
11 14 (14.00%) HTML5
12 13 (13.00%) J2EE
12 13 (13.00%) Java EE
13 12 (12.00%) CSS
14 11 (11.00%) JAX-RS
14 11 (11.00%) JAX-WS
15 8 (8.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.00%) Fintech
3 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.00%) Tandem
4 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.00%) Unix
2 2 (2.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (38.00%) TDD
3 32 (32.00%) E-Commerce
4 23 (23.00%) Microservices
5 22 (22.00%) SOA
6 20 (20.00%) Scrum
7 16 (16.00%) DevOps
7 16 (16.00%) MVC
8 15 (15.00%) API Development
8 15 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (13.00%) Software Engineering
10 12 (12.00%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.00%) BDD
11 7 (7.00%) Test Automation
11 7 (7.00%) Web Development
12 6 (6.00%) Analytics
12 6 (6.00%) Process Management
13 5 (5.00%) Information Security
13 5 (5.00%) Line Management
13 5 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.00%) SQL
2 26 (26.00%) C#
3 23 (23.00%) Java 8
4 22 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (17.00%) PHP
6 15 (15.00%) Python
7 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.00%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Degree
2 10 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.00%) ISEB
3 5 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Apache Flume
1 3 (3.00%) Docker
1 3 (3.00%) HDFS
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Oozie
2 1 (1.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) Oracle
2 6 (6.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.00%) hybris
5 3 (3.00%) Google
6 2 (2.00%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.00%) Progress