Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 128 156
Rank change year-on-year +34 +28 +32
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 51 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.29% 1.41% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.27% 2.55% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 15
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +13.40% +7.78%
10th Percentile £41,750 £37,200 £41,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £55,250
South East median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% - +22.22%

Java 8 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,193 1,608 1,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 53.67% 55.30% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,033 1,365 1,336
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Java 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Buckinghamshire

Java 8
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java 8 in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Buckinghamshire

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java 8 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Buckinghamshire

Java 8
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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
Milton Keynes +25 48 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Chalfont St Giles - 1 £50,000 - 1
Java 8
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT jobs citing Java 8 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (94.12%) Spring
3 35 (68.63%) Retail
4 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (54.90%) Spring Boot
6 27 (52.94%) Microservices
7 26 (50.98%) JIRA
8 25 (49.02%) Web Services
9 24 (47.06%) TDD
9 24 (47.06%) Git (software)
10 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
11 18 (35.29%) Scrum
11 18 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (35.29%) Docker
12 17 (33.33%) Confluence
13 16 (31.37%) Planning Poker
13 16 (31.37%) MongoDB
13 16 (31.37%) Redis
13 16 (31.37%) Kafka
13 16 (31.37%) Mesos
13 16 (31.37%) React
13 16 (31.37%) Front End Development
13 16 (31.37%) Marathon
13 16 (31.37%) Multichannel Retail
13 16 (31.37%) Burndown Charts
13 16 (31.37%) Sprint Planning
13 16 (31.37%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (25.49%) Hibernate
14 13 (25.49%) SQL
14 13 (25.49%) OO

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 17 (33.33%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) JBoss
2 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) MongoDB
1 16 (31.37%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (31.37%) Redis
2 10 (19.61%) NoSQL
3 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.96%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (50.98%) JIRA
2 24 (47.06%) Git (software)
3 13 (25.49%) Maven
4 10 (19.61%) Gradle
4 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
5 9 (17.65%) Cucumber
5 9 (17.65%) Selenium
6 8 (15.69%) Babel
6 8 (15.69%) webpack
7 6 (11.76%) Ant
7 6 (11.76%) Eclipse
7 6 (11.76%) IntelliJ
7 6 (11.76%) JUnit
8 4 (7.84%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.96%) Subversion
9 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (68.63%) Retail
2 10 (19.61%) Banking
2 10 (19.61%) Investment Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (82.35%) Developer
2 28 (54.90%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Java Developer - Fintech
7 4 (7.84%) Agile Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Core Java Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Lead Java Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Automation Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) AWS Developer
10 1 (1.96%) QA Automation Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (94.12%) Spring
2 28 (54.90%) Spring Boot
3 25 (49.02%) Web Services
4 16 (31.37%) Kafka
4 16 (31.37%) React
5 13 (25.49%) Hibernate
6 9 (17.65%) REST
7 8 (15.69%) Enzyme
7 8 (15.69%) RESTful
8 5 (9.80%) Spring MVC
9 2 (3.92%) .NET
10 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.96%) Apache POI
10 1 (1.96%) CSS
10 1 (1.96%) Drools
10 1 (1.96%) HTML
10 1 (1.96%) JPA
10 1 (1.96%) SOAP
10 1 (1.96%) Spring Security
10 1 (1.96%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) User Experience
2 5 (9.80%) Fintech
3 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
1 8 (15.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (52.94%) Microservices
3 24 (47.06%) TDD
4 18 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (35.29%) Scrum
5 16 (31.37%) Burndown Charts
5 16 (31.37%) Front End Development
5 16 (31.37%) Multichannel Retail
5 16 (31.37%) Planning Poker
5 16 (31.37%) Sprint Planning
6 13 (25.49%) OO
6 13 (25.49%) SDLC
7 10 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 9 (17.65%) Web Development
9 8 (15.69%) Software Delivery
9 8 (15.69%) SOLID
10 6 (11.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.49%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) ES6
4 8 (15.69%) ES7
5 1 (1.96%) Kotlin
5 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) Marathon
1 16 (31.37%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle