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

Java
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 16 31
Rank change year-on-year -6 +15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 78 125 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 8.82% 10.21% 7.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 24.80% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 82 97 120
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £29,975
90th Percentile £79,675 £70,000 £76,375
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 338 504 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 38.24% 41.18% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 312 421 654
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 20 May 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 May 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 -15 42 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Dunstable +7 27 £55,000 +57.14% 7
Bedford +7 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
3 27 (34.62%) TDD
3 27 (34.62%) AngularJS
4 23 (29.49%) DevOps
5 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
6 18 (23.08%) Linux
7 17 (21.79%) C#
7 17 (21.79%) .NET
8 16 (20.51%) TypeScript
9 15 (19.23%) Web Development
9 15 (19.23%) Banking
9 15 (19.23%) Docker
10 14 (17.95%) SQL
10 14 (17.95%) Analytics
10 14 (17.95%) Sass
10 14 (17.95%) REST
11 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 13 (16.67%) Scrum
12 12 (15.38%) Web Services
12 12 (15.38%) OO
12 12 (15.38%) BDD
12 12 (15.38%) QA
13 11 (14.10%) Google
13 11 (14.10%) Project Management
13 11 (14.10%) Finance
14 10 (12.82%) HTML
14 10 (12.82%) Spring
14 10 (12.82%) Hadoop

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 10 (12.82%) Apache Spark
2 7 (8.97%) JBoss
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) nginx
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.28%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (7.69%) SaaS
5 3 (3.85%) Google Play
6 2 (2.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) DHCP
3 1 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.82%) Big Data
2 10 (12.82%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 8 (10.26%) MySQL
5 7 (8.97%) RDBMS
6 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.13%) DB2
8 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (5.13%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (2.56%) HBase
10 2 (2.56%) Impala
10 2 (2.56%) MarkLogic
10 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 6 (7.69%) Subversion
2 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.13%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.56%) JIRA
5 2 (2.56%) JUnit
5 2 (2.56%) Mockito
5 2 (2.56%) Selenium
5 2 (2.56%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.56%) WebStorm
5 2 (2.56%) Xcode
6 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.28%) NetBeans
General
1 15 (19.23%) Banking
2 11 (14.10%) Finance
3 8 (10.26%) Games
3 8 (10.26%) Marketing
4 5 (6.41%) Publishing
4 5 (6.41%) Retail
5 3 (3.85%) Automotive
5 3 (3.85%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Developer
2 28 (35.90%) Java Developer
3 15 (19.23%) Angular Developer
4 11 (14.10%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Head of Development
6 9 (11.54%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Head of Analytics
7 8 (10.26%) Head of Big Data
7 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Junior
9 4 (5.13%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Junior Java Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (3.85%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.62%) AngularJS
2 17 (21.79%) .NET
3 14 (17.95%) REST
3 14 (17.95%) Sass
4 12 (15.38%) Web Services
5 10 (12.82%) HTML
5 10 (12.82%) Spring
6 8 (10.26%) jQuery
7 7 (8.97%) CSS
7 7 (8.97%) JSON
7 7 (8.97%) XML
8 6 (7.69%) Java EE
8 6 (7.69%) React
9 5 (6.41%) Dagger
9 5 (6.41%) Redux
9 5 (6.41%) RxJava
9 5 (6.41%) SOAP
9 5 (6.41%) XSLT
10 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Fintech
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.85%) iPhone
4 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.28%) NHS
6 1 (1.28%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Linux
2 8 (10.26%) Android
3 5 (6.41%) Unix
4 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.56%) Windows
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.28%) CentOS
5 1 (1.28%) Solaris
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.62%) TDD
3 23 (29.49%) DevOps
4 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
5 15 (19.23%) Web Development
6 14 (17.95%) Analytics
7 13 (16.67%) Scrum
8 12 (15.38%) BDD
8 12 (15.38%) OO
9 11 (14.10%) Project Management
10 9 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (10.26%) CRM
11 8 (10.26%) OOD
11 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
12 6 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
12 6 (7.69%) Machine Learning
12 6 (7.69%) Mathematics
12 6 (7.69%) MVC
13 5 (6.41%) Front End Development
13 5 (6.41%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
2 17 (21.79%) C#
3 16 (20.51%) TypeScript
4 14 (17.95%) SQL
5 8 (10.26%) Java 8
5 8 (10.26%) Python
6 5 (6.41%) C++
6 5 (6.41%) Kotlin
6 5 (6.41%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.85%) Korn
7 3 (3.85%) Lua
7 3 (3.85%) Perl
7 3 (3.85%) PHP
8 2 (2.56%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.28%) C
9 1 (1.28%) Erlang
9 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.56%) ISEB
3 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.28%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 20022
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Docker
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Flume
3 2 (2.56%) HDFS
4 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Data Guard
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.56%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.56%) Oozie
3 1 (1.28%) Ansible
3 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Google
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.28%) Capita
4 1 (1.28%) Sybase
4 1 (1.28%) Trustwave