Period
to 24 May 2019

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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 670 740 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.55% 14.71% 12.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.00% 24.24% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 530 598 630
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,000 £71,250 £66,325
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 2,310 3,053 3,181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 57.07% 60.67% 56.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,791 2,647 2,725
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 May 2019.

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 May 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
Nottinghamshire +1 298 £50,000 +5.26% 33
Leicestershire +51 179 £47,500 +35.71% 12
Northamptonshire 0 120 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Derbyshire +6 64 £37,500 -2.60% 7
Lincolnshire +17 9 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Java
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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.

1 389 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (33.73%) JavaScript
3 221 (32.99%) C#
4 189 (28.21%) Spring
5 178 (26.57%) SQL
6 167 (24.93%) HTML
7 159 (23.73%) Finance
8 156 (23.28%) Test Automation
9 147 (21.94%) Software Engineering
10 145 (21.64%) Degree
11 142 (21.19%) CSS
12 138 (20.60%) OO
13 131 (19.55%) TDD
14 122 (18.21%) Amazon AWS
15 117 (17.46%) Maven
16 111 (16.57%) Linux
17 110 (16.42%) Scrum
18 102 (15.22%) QA
19 101 (15.07%) Microsoft
20 97 (14.48%) RESTful
21 92 (13.73%) Git (software)
22 88 (13.13%) Web Services
23 86 (12.84%) Selenium
24 85 (12.69%) HTML5
24 85 (12.69%) SDLC
25 84 (12.54%) J2EE
26 81 (12.09%) C++
27 78 (11.64%) JIRA
28 76 (11.34%) Microservices
29 75 (11.19%) Docker

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 43 (6.42%) Apache Spark
2 27 (4.03%) Apache
3 19 (2.84%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.39%) JBoss
5 13 (1.94%) CICS
5 13 (1.94%) Confluence
6 10 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.19%) MQSeries
8 6 (0.90%) IIS
9 4 (0.60%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.60%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.45%) Liferay
10 3 (0.45%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.45%) nginx
10 3 (0.45%) WildFly
10 3 (0.45%) WordPress
11 2 (0.30%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.30%) HipChat
2 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.15%) Figma
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 17 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.15%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 122 (18.21%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (8.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (4.33%) GitHub
4 16 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (1.94%) IaaS
6 8 (1.19%) OpenShift
7 6 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.75%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (0.75%) Serverless
9 4 (0.60%) PaaS
10 3 (0.45%) Office 365
10 3 (0.45%) SaaS
11 2 (0.30%) Firebase
11 2 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.15%) BrowserStack
12 1 (0.15%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.33%) TCP/IP
2 27 (4.03%) Modbus
2 27 (4.03%) RS-485
3 11 (1.64%) DNS
4 10 (1.49%) Ethernet
5 7 (1.04%) Internet
5 7 (1.04%) RFID
6 5 (0.75%) PPP
7 4 (0.60%) VPN
7 4 (0.60%) Wireless
8 3 (0.45%) VLAN
9 1 (0.15%) DMZ
9 1 (0.15%) HTTP
9 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.15%) SSH
9 1 (0.15%) SSL
9 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (8.66%) PostgreSQL
2 53 (7.91%) Hadoop
3 49 (7.31%) Big Data
4 37 (5.52%) MySQL
5 34 (5.07%) HBase
5 34 (5.07%) MongoDB
6 27 (4.03%) Apache Hive
6 27 (4.03%) Impala
6 27 (4.03%) NoSQL
7 18 (2.69%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (2.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 16 (2.39%) Oracle Discoverer
9 16 (2.39%) Relational Database
9 16 (2.39%) SQL Server
10 13 (1.94%) DB2
11 11 (1.64%) Redis
12 10 (1.49%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.34%) Hazelcast
14 8 (1.19%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 117 (17.46%) Maven
2 92 (13.73%) Git (software)
3 86 (12.84%) Selenium
4 78 (11.64%) JIRA
5 69 (10.30%) Jenkins
6 63 (9.40%) Cucumber
7 54 (8.06%) Subversion
7 54 (8.06%) Visual Studio
8 45 (6.72%) SoapUI
9 42 (6.27%) WebDriver
10 40 (5.97%) Robot Framework
11 39 (5.82%) Gradle
11 39 (5.82%) JMeter
12 32 (4.78%) JUnit
13 29 (4.33%) Sonatype Nexus
14 21 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
15 16 (2.39%) Zephyr
16 13 (1.94%) NetBeans
16 13 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (1.49%) Ant
General
1 159 (23.73%) Finance
2 37 (5.52%) Manufacturing
3 32 (4.78%) Retail
4 21 (3.13%) Marketing
5 12 (1.79%) Banking
5 12 (1.79%) Retail Banking
6 9 (1.34%) Automotive
7 5 (0.75%) Advertising
7 5 (0.75%) Games
8 3 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.30%) Law
9 2 (0.30%) Military
10 1 (0.15%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 304 (45.37%) Developer
2 202 (30.15%) Java Developer
3 78 (11.64%) Software Engineer
4 62 (9.25%) Senior Developer
5 58 (8.66%) Tester
6 55 (8.21%) Lead Developer
7 54 (8.06%) Automation Tester
8 52 (7.76%) Analyst
8 52 (7.76%) Java Engineer
9 45 (6.72%) Senior Java Developer
10 43 (6.42%) Architect
11 39 (5.82%) Lead Java Developer
12 31 (4.63%) Applications Developer
13 28 (4.18%) QA Tester
14 27 (4.03%) Applications Engineer
14 27 (4.03%) QA Automation Tester
14 27 (4.03%) QA Engineer
14 27 (4.03%) Web Applications Engineer
14 27 (4.03%) Web Engineer
15 26 (3.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (28.21%) Spring
2 167 (24.93%) HTML
3 142 (21.19%) CSS
4 97 (14.48%) RESTful
5 88 (13.13%) Web Services
6 85 (12.69%) HTML5
7 84 (12.54%) J2EE
8 70 (10.45%) Node.js
9 64 (9.55%) .NET
9 64 (9.55%) Hibernate
10 60 (8.96%) AngularJS
11 59 (8.81%) REST
12 58 (8.66%) JSON
13 50 (7.46%) Spring Boot
14 48 (7.16%) Java EE
15 35 (5.22%) JPA
16 34 (5.07%) SOAP
17 26 (3.88%) React
17 26 (3.88%) XML
18 22 (3.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.12%) User Experience
2 37 (5.52%) Fintech
3 36 (5.37%) Public Cloud
4 27 (4.03%) CAN bus
4 27 (4.03%) Embedded Systems
5 26 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (3.43%) Virtual Team
8 22 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
9 20 (2.99%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.94%) Device Driver
11 12 (1.79%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (1.64%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.49%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.75%) Driving Licence
14 5 (0.75%) Life Science
15 4 (0.60%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 4 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 111 (16.57%) Linux
2 59 (8.81%) Windows
3 54 (8.06%) Apple iOS
4 52 (7.76%) Android
5 27 (4.03%) FreeRTOS
6 19 (2.84%) Unix
7 7 (1.04%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.75%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.15%) Solaris
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (23.28%) Test Automation
3 147 (21.94%) Software Engineering
4 138 (20.60%) OO
5 131 (19.55%) TDD
6 110 (16.42%) Scrum
7 85 (12.69%) SDLC
8 76 (11.34%) Microservices
9 75 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (10.15%) Functional Testing
11 62 (9.25%) Unit Testing
11 62 (9.25%) User Stories
12 58 (8.66%) DevOps
12 58 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
13 57 (8.51%) MVC
14 56 (8.36%) OOP
15 53 (7.91%) Mentoring
16 52 (7.76%) Computer Science
17 50 (7.46%) Time Management
17 50 (7.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 226 (33.73%) JavaScript
2 221 (32.99%) C#
3 178 (26.57%) SQL
4 81 (12.09%) C++
5 50 (7.46%) C
6 47 (7.01%) Scala
7 46 (6.87%) Python
8 31 (4.63%) Java 8
9 29 (4.33%) PL/SQL
10 17 (2.54%) Ruby
11 14 (2.09%) TypeScript
12 13 (1.94%) COBOL
12 13 (1.94%) JCL
12 13 (1.94%) PHP
12 13 (1.94%) VB.NET
13 12 (1.79%) Groovy
13 12 (1.79%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.49%) Apple Swift
15 9 (1.34%) Embedded C
16 8 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 145 (21.64%) Degree
2 25 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.09%) ISTQB
3 14 (2.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (2.09%) Master's Degree
4 6 (0.90%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 4 (0.60%) CEH
5 4 (0.60%) CEPT
5 4 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.60%) CISSP
5 4 (0.60%) GPEN
5 4 (0.60%) OSCP
6 3 (0.45%) ISEB
6 3 (0.45%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.15%) ACHDS
8 1 (0.15%) ACTC
8 1 (0.15%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (15.22%) QA
2 14 (2.09%) GDPR
3 4 (0.60%) HL7
3 4 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (0.45%) PMO
5 1 (0.15%) SEPA
5 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (11.19%) Docker
2 51 (7.61%) Firmware
3 15 (2.24%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.60%) HDFS
5 2 (0.30%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.30%) vSphere
6 1 (0.15%) vCloud
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (4.48%) Kubernetes
2 15 (2.24%) Ansible
3 13 (1.94%) Puppet
3 13 (1.94%) Terraform
4 6 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.15%) Kibana
Vendors
1 101 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 73 (10.90%) Oracle
3 19 (2.84%) SAP
4 16 (2.39%) Google
5 14 (2.09%) ForgeRock
6 13 (1.94%) IBM
7 7 (1.04%) PayPal
7 7 (1.04%) Twitter
8 5 (0.75%) hybris
8 5 (0.75%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.60%) Adobe
10 3 (0.45%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.45%) VMware
11 2 (0.30%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.30%) Apple
11 2 (0.30%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.30%) Concur
11 2 (0.30%) New Relic
11 2 (0.30%) Splunk
11 2 (0.30%) Tableau