Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 13 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 498 633 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.50% 13.28% 13.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.62% 23.34% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 442 441 608
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £32,000 £26,775
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -

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 2,202 2,712 2,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 55.26% 56.89% 53.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,889 2,247 2,420
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 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +2 298 £52,500 - 42
Leicestershire +19 112 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Northamptonshire -27 43 £65,000 +13.04% 7
Derbyshire -10 39 £32,250 -24.12% 3
Lincolnshire +4 5 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Java
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 308 (61.85%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (37.35%) JavaScript
3 157 (31.53%) C#
4 135 (27.11%) Spring
5 130 (26.10%) SQL
6 122 (24.50%) AWS
7 99 (19.88%) CSS
8 98 (19.68%) HTML
8 98 (19.68%) Test Automation
9 87 (17.47%) Software Engineering
10 83 (16.67%) OO
11 81 (16.27%) TDD
12 79 (15.86%) Finance
13 75 (15.06%) SDLC
14 71 (14.26%) Scrum
14 71 (14.26%) Web Services
14 71 (14.26%) Big Data
15 70 (14.06%) Degree
16 66 (13.25%) Python
17 65 (13.05%) .NET
17 65 (13.05%) Hadoop
18 64 (12.85%) Selenium
19 60 (12.05%) RESTful
19 60 (12.05%) Apache Spark
20 59 (11.85%) Scala
20 59 (11.85%) Linux
21 57 (11.45%) Docker
22 55 (11.04%) Mentoring
23 53 (10.64%) HBase
24 52 (10.44%) AngularJS

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 60 (12.05%) Apache Spark
2 21 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.21%) CICS
4 6 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.00%) Confluence
5 5 (1.00%) JBoss
6 4 (0.80%) Apache
6 4 (0.80%) WordPress
7 3 (0.60%) IIS
7 3 (0.60%) Mule
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.40%) iPlanet
8 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.20%) CMS
9 1 (0.20%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.20%) nginx
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.20%) SAS
9 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.20%) HipChat
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 122 (24.50%) AWS
2 28 (5.62%) Azure
3 21 (4.22%) GCP
4 14 (2.81%) GitHub
4 14 (2.81%) Serverless
5 11 (2.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (2.21%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (2.01%) OpenShift
7 8 (1.61%) AWS CodePipeline
7 8 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (1.20%) Boomi
9 4 (0.80%) IaaS
9 4 (0.80%) Power Platform
9 4 (0.80%) SaaS
10 2 (0.40%) Apigee
10 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.40%) G Suite
10 2 (0.40%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.40%) PaaS
11 1 (0.20%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.61%) HTTP
2 7 (1.41%) RFID
3 6 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.00%) Modbus
4 5 (1.00%) RS-485
5 4 (0.80%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.80%) VLAN
6 2 (0.40%) DNS
6 2 (0.40%) Wireless
7 1 (0.20%) Internet
7 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (14.26%) Big Data
2 65 (13.05%) Hadoop
3 53 (10.64%) HBase
4 49 (9.84%) Apache Hive
4 49 (9.84%) Impala
5 45 (9.04%) MySQL
6 28 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (4.62%) Relational Database
8 21 (4.22%) NoSQL
9 16 (3.21%) Amazon Aurora
10 11 (2.21%) DB2
11 10 (2.01%) SQL Server
12 9 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (1.81%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.61%) Redis
14 6 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.80%) Oracle Discoverer
15 4 (0.80%) SAP HANA
15 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 64 (12.85%) Selenium
2 51 (10.24%) Git (software)
3 46 (9.24%) Maven
4 45 (9.04%) Jenkins
5 43 (8.63%) JIRA
6 34 (6.83%) Cucumber
7 27 (5.42%) Subversion
8 24 (4.82%) Visual Studio
9 21 (4.22%) WebDriver
10 19 (3.82%) JUnit
11 17 (3.41%) SoapUI
12 16 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (2.81%) JMeter
14 13 (2.61%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (2.21%) Gradle
16 9 (1.81%) Hudson
16 9 (1.81%) SonarQube
16 9 (1.81%) SpecFlow
17 7 (1.41%) GitLab
17 7 (1.41%) Robot Framework
General
1 79 (15.86%) Finance
2 19 (3.82%) Retail
3 15 (3.01%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.61%) Marketing
5 12 (2.41%) Public Sector
6 8 (1.61%) Electronics
6 8 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.20%) Banking
8 5 (1.00%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.60%) Police
9 3 (0.60%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.40%) Automotive
10 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.40%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 278 (55.82%) Developer
2 173 (34.74%) Java Developer
3 58 (11.65%) Senior Developer
4 50 (10.04%) Software Engineer
5 47 (9.44%) Agile Developer
6 45 (9.04%) Agile Java Developer
7 41 (8.23%) Java Engineer
8 38 (7.63%) Lead Developer
9 37 (7.43%) Junior
10 34 (6.83%) Senior Java Developer
11 28 (5.62%) Analyst
11 28 (5.62%) Development Engineer
12 26 (5.22%) Software Developer
13 22 (4.42%) Junior Developer
13 22 (4.42%) QA Engineer
14 21 (4.22%) Tester
15 20 (4.02%) Big Data Developer
16 19 (3.82%) Lead Java Developer
17 18 (3.61%) Automation Tester
18 17 (3.41%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (27.11%) Spring
2 99 (19.88%) CSS
3 98 (19.68%) HTML
4 71 (14.26%) Web Services
5 65 (13.05%) .NET
6 60 (12.05%) RESTful
7 52 (10.44%) AngularJS
8 48 (9.64%) REST
9 30 (6.02%) .NET Core
10 28 (5.62%) Hibernate
11 24 (4.82%) React
12 21 (4.22%) Node.js
13 19 (3.82%) Java EE
13 19 (3.82%) JPA
13 19 (3.82%) Spring Boot
14 18 (3.61%) JSON
15 17 (3.41%) HTML5
15 17 (3.41%) J2EE
15 17 (3.41%) SOAP
15 17 (3.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.22%) Virtual Team
2 19 (3.82%) Public Cloud
3 17 (3.41%) User Experience
4 15 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (1.81%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.61%) Mainframe
6 8 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.41%) Cloud Native
7 7 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.20%) NHS
9 5 (1.00%) CAN bus
10 4 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (0.80%) Life Science
11 3 (0.60%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.40%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.40%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.40%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.40%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 59 (11.85%) Linux
2 29 (5.82%) Android
3 26 (5.22%) Apple iOS
4 17 (3.41%) Windows
5 6 (1.20%) Unix
6 5 (1.00%) FreeRTOS
7 4 (0.80%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (61.85%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (19.68%) Test Automation
3 87 (17.47%) Software Engineering
4 83 (16.67%) OO
5 81 (16.27%) TDD
6 75 (15.06%) SDLC
7 71 (14.26%) Scrum
8 55 (11.04%) Mentoring
9 52 (10.44%) Microservices
10 50 (10.04%) MapReduce
11 47 (9.44%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (8.84%) DevOps
13 41 (8.23%) OOP
14 35 (7.03%) Web Development
15 30 (6.02%) BDD
16 28 (5.62%) Coaching
16 28 (5.62%) Problem-Solving
17 27 (5.42%) Unit Testing
18 25 (5.02%) Functional Testing
19 24 (4.82%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 186 (37.35%) JavaScript
2 157 (31.53%) C#
3 130 (26.10%) SQL
4 66 (13.25%) Python
5 59 (11.85%) Scala
6 46 (9.24%) C++
7 37 (7.43%) Java 8
8 29 (5.82%) C
9 21 (4.22%) Objective-C
10 20 (4.02%) Apple Swift
10 20 (4.02%) Kotlin
11 13 (2.61%) Go
11 13 (2.61%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.21%) COBOL
12 11 (2.21%) Groovy
12 11 (2.21%) JCL
13 8 (1.61%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.61%) Ruby
14 7 (1.41%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.20%) ES6
Qualifications
1 70 (14.06%) Degree
2 29 (5.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.41%) ISTQB
3 7 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.00%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.80%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.80%) ISEB
5 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.20%) CCSP
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.20%) CISM
8 1 (0.20%) CISSP
8 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (10.44%) QA
2 6 (1.20%) GDPR
2 6 (1.20%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.20%) PMO
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (11.45%) Docker
2 11 (2.21%) Firmware
3 4 (0.80%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.80%) vSphere
4 2 (0.40%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.20%) HDFS
5 1 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (4.22%) Kubernetes
2 17 (3.41%) Ansible
3 15 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.61%) Puppet
4 13 (2.61%) Terraform
5 3 (0.60%) Kibana
6 2 (0.40%) Mesos
7 1 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 34 (6.83%) Oracle
2 30 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.61%) Xamarin
4 17 (3.41%) Google
5 12 (2.41%) SAP
6 11 (2.21%) IBM
7 5 (1.00%) VMware
7 5 (1.00%) WSO2
8 4 (0.80%) AppDynamics
8 4 (0.80%) New Relic
8 4 (0.80%) Splunk
8 4 (0.80%) Tableau
8 4 (0.80%) Talend
8 4 (0.80%) Twitter
9 3 (0.60%) PayPal
10 2 (0.40%) ATG
10 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.40%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.40%) SaltStack