Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
England > East Midlands
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 156 201
Rank change year-on-year -16 +45 +28
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 27 60 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.69% 1.36% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 2.45% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 32
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.58% +19.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £36,000 £30,150
90th Percentile £59,875 £80,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -2.44%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,054 2,453 3,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 52.60% 55.42% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,842 1,888 2,629
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Java 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in the East Midlands

Java 8
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Java 8 in the East Midlands

Java 8
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java 8 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in the East Midlands

Java 8
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Leicestershire +31 22 £40,000 - 3
Nottinghamshire -19 4 £52,500 +16.67% 6
Northamptonshire -5 1 - -
Java 8
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (81.48%) Spring
4 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
5 16 (59.26%) CSS
5 16 (59.26%) Web Services
5 16 (59.26%) AWS
5 16 (59.26%) Docker
6 14 (51.85%) HTML
7 13 (48.15%) TDD
8 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
9 10 (37.04%) Python
9 10 (37.04%) Degree
9 10 (37.04%) REST
9 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
10 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
11 4 (14.81%) Spring Boot
12 3 (11.11%) Microservices
12 3 (11.11%) RESTful
12 3 (11.11%) Google
12 3 (11.11%) Linux
12 3 (11.11%) Oracle
12 3 (11.11%) Finance
13 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
13 2 (7.41%) MVC
13 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
13 2 (7.41%) JUnit
13 2 (7.41%) SOAP
13 2 (7.41%) SQL

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) AWS
2 2 (7.41%) GCP
3 1 (3.70%) Apigee
3 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) HBase
2 1 (3.70%) Ingres
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) ANTLR
3 1 (3.70%) Artifactory
3 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) Gradle
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Junior
3 11 (40.74%) Junior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) Spring
2 16 (59.26%) CSS
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 10 (37.04%) REST
6 4 (14.81%) Spring Boot
7 3 (11.11%) RESTful
8 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.41%) J2EE
8 2 (7.41%) Java EE
8 2 (7.41%) JPA
8 2 (7.41%) SOAP
8 2 (7.41%) Vert.x
9 1 (3.70%) HornetQ
9 1 (3.70%) Kafka
9 1 (3.70%) Material Design
9 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (3.70%) RAML
9 1 (3.70%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) TDD
3 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
4 3 (11.11%) Microservices
5 2 (7.41%) BDD
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
5 2 (7.41%) SDLC
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Content Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) System Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Google
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft