Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 14 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 651 697 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.68% 12.45% 10.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.70% 22.67% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 498 601 565
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 3,000 3,075 3,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 58.42% 54.94% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,578 2,632 2,897
East Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £24,400
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -1 264 £47,500 - 40
Northamptonshire -2 231 £52,500 +31.25% 24
Derbyshire +4 71 £42,500 +3.03% 4
Leicestershire -10 61 £37,500 - 14
Lincolnshire -1 7 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Java
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 355 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (34.87%) JavaScript
3 219 (33.64%) SQL
4 177 (27.19%) Test Automation
5 171 (26.27%) C#
6 170 (26.11%) Software Engineering
7 165 (25.35%) Oracle
8 159 (24.42%) Spring
9 151 (23.20%) Web Services
10 146 (22.43%) HTML
11 135 (20.74%) Finance
12 126 (19.35%) TDD
13 119 (18.28%) Selenium
14 117 (17.97%) Scrum
15 116 (17.82%) OO
16 109 (16.74%) CSS
17 107 (16.44%) Linux
18 102 (15.67%) JUnit
18 102 (15.67%) Degree
19 98 (15.05%) Hibernate
20 97 (14.90%) Cucumber
20 97 (14.90%) BDD
21 96 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
22 93 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
23 88 (13.52%) Maven
24 86 (13.21%) SDLC
25 82 (12.60%) Git (software)
26 81 (12.44%) RESTful
26 81 (12.44%) Python
26 81 (12.44%) Microservices

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 69 (10.60%) Tomcat
2 66 (10.14%) JBoss
3 35 (5.38%) WebLogic
4 30 (4.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 23 (3.53%) Apache Spark
6 20 (3.07%) WebSphere
7 14 (2.15%) Apache
7 14 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (1.69%) MQSeries
8 11 (1.69%) WildFly
9 9 (1.38%) Apache Solr
10 8 (1.23%) IIS
11 7 (1.08%) Confluence
12 5 (0.77%) CMS
12 5 (0.77%) Liferay
13 4 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.61%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.61%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.61%) Jetty
13 4 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (2.46%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.46%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.61%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics SL
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 93 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (1.69%) SaaS
5 7 (1.08%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (0.92%) Firebase
6 6 (0.92%) GitHub
7 5 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.77%) Slack
8 4 (0.61%) PaaS
9 3 (0.46%) Office 365
9 3 (0.46%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.31%) IaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Boomi
11 1 (0.15%) G Suite
11 1 (0.15%) npm
11 1 (0.15%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.84%) HTTP
2 8 (1.23%) Internet
3 7 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.77%) DNS
5 4 (0.61%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.61%) LAN
5 4 (0.61%) Wireless
6 2 (0.31%) DHCP
6 2 (0.31%) Intranet
6 2 (0.31%) IPsec
6 2 (0.31%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.31%) SMS
6 2 (0.31%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (10.91%) NoSQL
2 45 (6.91%) SQL Server
3 41 (6.30%) MySQL
4 35 (5.38%) Big Data
5 34 (5.22%) MongoDB
6 30 (4.61%) Relational Database
7 28 (4.30%) Hadoop
8 21 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (2.30%) OLTP
11 13 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.23%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.23%) HBase
13 6 (0.92%) BigQuery
13 6 (0.92%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.92%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.92%) Star Schema
14 5 (0.77%) Riak
15 4 (0.61%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 119 (18.28%) Selenium
2 102 (15.67%) JUnit
3 97 (14.90%) Cucumber
4 88 (13.52%) Maven
5 82 (12.60%) Git (software)
6 74 (11.37%) JIRA
7 62 (9.52%) Jenkins
8 36 (5.53%) WebDriver
9 34 (5.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 28 (4.30%) JMeter
11 26 (3.99%) Gradle
12 21 (3.23%) Android Studio
12 21 (3.23%) Mockito
12 21 (3.23%) SoapUI
13 20 (3.07%) Hudson
14 17 (2.61%) TestRail
15 16 (2.46%) Subversion
16 14 (2.15%) Xcode
16 14 (2.15%) Zephyr
17 11 (1.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 135 (20.74%) Finance
2 69 (10.60%) Banking
3 43 (6.61%) Retail
4 22 (3.38%) Advertising
4 22 (3.38%) Retail Banking
5 15 (2.30%) Marketing
6 13 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.38%) Electronics
7 9 (1.38%) Law
8 8 (1.23%) Front Office
8 8 (1.23%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.08%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.61%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.61%) Automotive
11 3 (0.46%) Back Office
11 3 (0.46%) Billing
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 317 (48.69%) Developer
2 212 (32.57%) Java Developer
3 55 (8.45%) Software Engineer
4 53 (8.14%) Senior Developer
5 49 (7.53%) Java Engineer
5 49 (7.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 47 (7.22%) Analyst
7 43 (6.61%) Lead Developer
8 41 (6.30%) Lead Java Developer
9 40 (6.14%) Architect
9 40 (6.14%) Software Developer
10 39 (5.99%) Test Engineer
11 37 (5.68%) Tester
12 35 (5.38%) Test Automation Engineer
13 33 (5.07%) Automation Tester
13 33 (5.07%) Junior
14 29 (4.45%) QA Engineer
15 28 (4.30%) Applications Developer
16 26 (3.99%) Applications Support
16 26 (3.99%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (24.42%) Spring
2 151 (23.20%) Web Services
3 146 (22.43%) HTML
4 109 (16.74%) CSS
5 98 (15.05%) Hibernate
6 81 (12.44%) RESTful
7 79 (12.14%) HTML5
8 74 (11.37%) .NET
9 68 (10.45%) Java EE
10 66 (10.14%) REST
11 65 (9.98%) J2EE
12 59 (9.06%) SOAP
13 50 (7.68%) AngularJS
14 49 (7.53%) XML
15 43 (6.61%) JSP
16 41 (6.30%) jQuery
17 34 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 33 (5.07%) Node.js
19 32 (4.92%) Ajax
19 32 (4.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 69 (10.60%) Computer Science
2 47 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (6.76%) Mobile App
4 28 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.69%) Algorithms
6 23 (3.53%) Fintech
6 23 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (2.76%) NHS
8 16 (2.46%) Data Structures
9 14 (2.15%) User Experience
10 10 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (1.23%) SWIFT
12 7 (1.08%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.08%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.92%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.92%) Clustering
14 5 (0.77%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.77%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.61%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.61%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 107 (16.44%) Linux
2 78 (11.98%) Windows
3 51 (7.83%) Unix
4 30 (4.61%) Android
5 18 (2.76%) Mac OS
6 16 (2.46%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.61%) Solaris
7 4 (0.61%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.31%) CentOS
10 1 (0.15%) AIX
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (27.19%) Test Automation
3 170 (26.11%) Software Engineering
4 126 (19.35%) TDD
5 117 (17.97%) Scrum
6 116 (17.82%) OO
7 97 (14.90%) BDD
8 96 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
9 86 (13.21%) SDLC
10 81 (12.44%) Microservices
11 68 (10.45%) Unit Testing
12 66 (10.14%) DevOps
13 63 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
14 61 (9.37%) E-Commerce
15 60 (9.22%) OOP
16 55 (8.45%) Open Source
17 45 (6.91%) SOA
18 43 (6.61%) Mentoring
19 36 (5.53%) Defect Management
20 35 (5.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 227 (34.87%) JavaScript
2 219 (33.64%) SQL
3 171 (26.27%) C#
4 81 (12.44%) Python
5 64 (9.83%) Ruby
6 63 (9.68%) PHP
7 53 (8.14%) PL/SQL
8 52 (7.99%) C++
9 45 (6.91%) Java 8
10 33 (5.07%) Perl
11 28 (4.30%) Scala
12 26 (3.99%) Shell Script
13 18 (2.76%) PowerShell
14 15 (2.30%) Objective-C
15 13 (2.00%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.23%) T-SQL
17 7 (1.08%) ABAP
17 7 (1.08%) VBA
18 5 (0.77%) C
19 4 (0.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 102 (15.67%) Degree
2 28 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (3.07%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.23%) ISEB
6 8 (1.23%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.61%) A+ Certification
7 4 (0.61%) ACDT
7 4 (0.61%) ACHDS
7 4 (0.61%) ACTC
7 4 (0.61%) MCDST
7 4 (0.61%) MCP
7 4 (0.61%) MCSA
7 4 (0.61%) MCSE
7 4 (0.61%) MCSM
7 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.61%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (11.83%) QA
2 12 (1.84%) PMO
3 10 (1.54%) GCP
4 8 (1.23%) SEPA
5 6 (0.92%) SLA
6 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) DICOM
7 1 (0.15%) GDPR
7 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 29 (4.45%) Docker
2 4 (0.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.31%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 40 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (5.84%) Puppet
3 32 (4.92%) Ansible
4 5 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.61%) Cobbler
5 4 (0.61%) TeamSite
6 3 (0.46%) Oozie
6 3 (0.46%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.31%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.31%) Nagios
7 2 (0.31%) Terraform
8 1 (0.15%) Automic
8 1 (0.15%) Kibana
8 1 (0.15%) logstash
8 1 (0.15%) SCCM
8 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 165 (25.35%) Oracle
2 37 (5.68%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.38%) Google
4 16 (2.46%) SAP
5 14 (2.15%) Capita
6 12 (1.84%) Misys
7 8 (1.23%) Cloudera
8 6 (0.92%) MapR
8 6 (0.92%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.77%) IBM
9 5 (0.77%) Sage
9 5 (0.77%) Telerik
9 5 (0.77%) VMware
10 4 (0.61%) Apple
10 4 (0.61%) Citrix
10 4 (0.61%) HP
10 4 (0.61%) Informatica
10 4 (0.61%) Lotus
10 4 (0.61%) OpenText
10 4 (0.61%) Remedy