Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 879 750 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.60% 12.26% 13.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.18% 21.97% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 731 667 851
East Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,234 3,413 3,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 61.06% 55.79% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,818 2,881 3,125
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in the East Midlands

Java
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Java in the East Midlands

Java
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in the East Midlands

Java
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 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
Nottinghamshire +7 544 £47,500 -13.64% 49
Northamptonshire +1 160 £50,000 +14.94% 35
Derbyshire +3 69 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Leicestershire -11 67 £36,792 +5.12% 13
Lincolnshire -12 6 £55,000 +77.42% 2
Java
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Java.

1 405 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (34.13%) JavaScript
3 260 (29.58%) Software Engineering
4 259 (29.47%) C#
5 249 (28.33%) Test Automation
6 213 (24.23%) QA
7 212 (24.12%) SQL
8 211 (24.00%) Finance
9 201 (22.87%) OO
10 190 (21.62%) Web Services
11 168 (19.11%) HTML
12 164 (18.66%) Amazon AWS
13 163 (18.54%) TDD
14 158 (17.97%) Selenium
14 158 (17.97%) Degree
15 151 (17.18%) CSS
16 148 (16.84%) Linux
17 143 (16.27%) Python
18 136 (15.47%) Oracle
19 129 (14.68%) PHP
20 125 (14.22%) OOP
21 124 (14.11%) Scrum
22 117 (13.31%) SDLC
23 116 (13.20%) RESTful
24 115 (13.08%) BDD
25 106 (12.06%) Banking
25 106 (12.06%) Spring
26 105 (11.95%) Microsoft Azure
27 104 (11.83%) Ruby
28 100 (11.38%) Cucumber

Java
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 32 (3.64%) JBoss
2 29 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (3.30%) Tomcat
3 26 (2.96%) Apache Spark
4 17 (1.93%) Apache
5 15 (1.71%) Confluence
6 13 (1.48%) IIS
6 13 (1.48%) MQSeries
7 10 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.91%) Apache Solr
8 8 (0.91%) CMS
8 8 (0.91%) WildFly
9 7 (0.80%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (0.57%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.57%) Liferay
11 4 (0.46%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (2.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.11%) HipChat
2 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Magento
1 3 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics SL
Cloud Services
1 164 (18.66%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (11.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (1.48%) GitHub
5 8 (0.91%) SaaS
6 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.23%) Office 365
6 2 (0.23%) Serverless
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.11%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.11%) Google Play
7 1 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.05%) HTTP
2 13 (1.48%) Internet
3 10 (1.14%) Wireless
4 7 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.34%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.23%) Firewall
6 2 (0.23%) SMS
7 1 (0.11%) DNS
7 1 (0.11%) Intranet
7 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.11%) Modbus
7 1 (0.11%) SAN
7 1 (0.11%) Skype
7 1 (0.11%) SSL
7 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (10.35%) NoSQL
2 72 (8.19%) MySQL
3 57 (6.48%) MongoDB
4 52 (5.92%) SQL Server
5 36 (4.10%) Big Data
6 35 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 33 (3.75%) OLTP
8 32 (3.64%) Hadoop
9 22 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (2.05%) Data Mining
10 18 (2.05%) Relational Database
11 15 (1.71%) HBase
12 14 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.37%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (0.80%) OLAP
15 7 (0.80%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.68%) Hazelcast
17 5 (0.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 158 (17.97%) Selenium
2 100 (11.38%) Cucumber
3 93 (10.58%) Jenkins
4 84 (9.56%) JIRA
5 83 (9.44%) Git (software)
6 75 (8.53%) WebDriver
7 71 (8.08%) JMeter
8 54 (6.14%) SoapUI
9 52 (5.92%) Subversion
10 51 (5.80%) JUnit
11 44 (5.01%) Maven
12 23 (2.62%) Visual Studio
13 18 (2.05%) Calabash
14 17 (1.93%) Android Studio
14 17 (1.93%) Gradle
15 16 (1.82%) NUnit
16 15 (1.71%) Appium
17 13 (1.48%) Zephyr
18 11 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 10 (1.14%) Hudson
General
1 211 (24.00%) Finance
2 106 (12.06%) Banking
3 54 (6.14%) Advertising
4 36 (4.10%) Retail
5 25 (2.84%) Retail Banking
6 18 (2.05%) Marketing
7 14 (1.59%) Electronics
8 12 (1.37%) Front Office
9 10 (1.14%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.02%) Games
11 8 (0.91%) Law
11 8 (0.91%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.57%) Automotive
12 5 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.57%) Legal
13 4 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.34%) Back Office
15 2 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 403 (45.85%) Developer
2 229 (26.05%) Java Developer
3 121 (13.77%) Software Engineer
4 91 (10.35%) Java Engineer
5 73 (8.30%) Software Developer
6 70 (7.96%) QA Engineer
7 57 (6.48%) Analyst
8 56 (6.37%) Senior Developer
9 51 (5.80%) Java Software Engineer
10 50 (5.69%) Tester
11 49 (5.57%) Automation Tester
12 46 (5.23%) QA Leader
12 46 (5.23%) Senior Java Developer
13 44 (5.01%) Test Engineer
14 39 (4.44%) Team Leader
15 38 (4.32%) Junior
16 37 (4.21%) Junior Developer
16 37 (4.21%) Lead Software Engineer
16 37 (4.21%) QA Automation Engineer
17 34 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (21.62%) Web Services
2 168 (19.11%) HTML
3 151 (17.18%) CSS
4 116 (13.20%) RESTful
5 106 (12.06%) Spring
6 87 (9.90%) .NET
7 76 (8.65%) Hibernate
8 74 (8.42%) REST
9 71 (8.08%) XML
10 66 (7.51%) jQuery
11 60 (6.83%) AngularJS
12 52 (5.92%) HTML5
13 40 (4.55%) Java EE
14 37 (4.21%) J2EE
14 37 (4.21%) Node.js
15 31 (3.53%) SOAP
16 29 (3.30%) CSS3
16 29 (3.30%) Gherkin
17 28 (3.19%) JPA
18 25 (2.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 99 (11.26%) Computer Science
2 77 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (5.92%) Algorithms
4 49 (5.57%) Mobile App
5 31 (3.53%) Data Structures
6 29 (3.30%) User Experience
7 27 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
8 26 (2.96%) Fintech
9 16 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.71%) NHS
11 12 (1.37%) Clustering
11 12 (1.37%) Replication
12 8 (0.91%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.91%) Photography
13 7 (0.80%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.80%) SWIFT
14 5 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.57%) Renewable Energy
15 4 (0.46%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.46%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 148 (16.84%) Linux
2 99 (11.26%) Windows
3 52 (5.92%) Unix
4 46 (5.23%) Android
5 17 (1.93%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.37%) Mac OS
7 8 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (0.80%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.80%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.46%) Solaris
10 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (29.58%) Software Engineering
3 249 (28.33%) Test Automation
4 201 (22.87%) OO
5 163 (18.54%) TDD
6 125 (14.22%) OOP
7 124 (14.11%) Scrum
8 117 (13.31%) SDLC
9 115 (13.08%) BDD
10 99 (11.26%) DevOps
11 85 (9.67%) Unit Testing
12 84 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
13 82 (9.33%) Manual Testing
14 72 (8.19%) Microservices
15 70 (7.96%) Workflow
16 69 (7.85%) Integration Testing
16 69 (7.85%) Project Planning
17 68 (7.74%) User Stories
18 59 (6.71%) Web Development
19 55 (6.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 300 (34.13%) JavaScript
2 259 (29.47%) C#
3 212 (24.12%) SQL
4 143 (16.27%) Python
5 129 (14.68%) PHP
6 104 (11.83%) Ruby
7 78 (8.87%) C++
8 60 (6.83%) Shell Script
9 57 (6.48%) Perl
10 41 (4.66%) Scala
11 31 (3.53%) PowerShell
12 27 (3.07%) C
13 26 (2.96%) PL/SQL
14 14 (1.59%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.37%) Objective-C
15 12 (1.37%) TypeScript
16 11 (1.25%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.80%) Apple Swift
17 7 (0.80%) Smalltalk
18 6 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 158 (17.97%) Degree
2 54 (6.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (3.64%) Sun Certification
4 21 (2.39%) ISTQB
5 20 (2.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (0.91%) PhD
7 7 (0.80%) ISEB
8 4 (0.46%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.34%) HND
9 3 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.34%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.11%) APMP
10 1 (0.11%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (24.23%) QA
2 31 (3.53%) GCP
3 11 (1.25%) SLA
4 7 (0.80%) SEPA
5 5 (0.57%) PMO
6 3 (0.34%) COBIT
6 3 (0.34%) DICOM
6 3 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (1.14%) Docker
2 3 (0.34%) Firmware
3 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.11%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 61 (6.94%) Puppet
2 57 (6.48%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (4.55%) Ansible
4 11 (1.25%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (0.57%) TeamSite
6 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.34%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.34%) Terraform
7 2 (0.23%) Kibana
8 1 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.11%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) Oozie
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.11%) Packer
8 1 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 136 (15.47%) Oracle
2 27 (3.07%) Microsoft
3 25 (2.84%) Google
4 15 (1.71%) HP
5 12 (1.37%) Misys
6 9 (1.02%) Capita
7 7 (0.80%) Dell
7 7 (0.80%) IBM
7 7 (0.80%) Lotus
8 5 (0.57%) Adobe
8 5 (0.57%) OpenText
9 3 (0.34%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.34%) Teradata
9 3 (0.34%) Twitter
10 2 (0.23%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.23%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.23%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.23%) Sencha
10 2 (0.23%) Zend