Period
to 4 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 225 276
Rank change year-on-year +76 +51 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 37 66 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.02% 0.87% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.01% 1.70% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36 71 102
Median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +20.42% -9.05%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £69,875
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,844 3,871 6,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.90% 50.93% 55.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,422 3,040 5,591
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £76,125 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in the East of England

Java 8
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in the East of England.

Salary trend for Java 8 in the East of England

Java 8
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java 8 in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in the East of England

Java 8
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 4 July 2020. 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
Hertfordshire +30 22 £55,000 -4.35% 2
Cambridgeshire +67 12 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Suffolk - 3 £52,500 -
Java 8
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (81.08%) Spring
3 23 (62.16%) Web Services
4 22 (59.46%) RESTful
5 21 (56.76%) CSS
5 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
5 21 (56.76%) SQL
5 21 (56.76%) HTML
5 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (54.05%) Spring Boot
7 17 (45.95%) Hibernate
7 17 (45.95%) AWS
8 16 (43.24%) Azure
8 16 (43.24%) JPA
8 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
9 15 (40.54%) CSS3
9 15 (40.54%) Kanban
9 15 (40.54%) HTML5
9 15 (40.54%) Scrum
9 15 (40.54%) Python
10 9 (24.32%) React
11 8 (21.62%) ERP
12 7 (18.92%) Linux
12 7 (18.92%) Google
13 6 (16.22%) TDD
13 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
14 5 (13.51%) Gradle
14 5 (13.51%) Maven
14 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
14 5 (13.51%) Retail

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (5.41%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) AWS
2 16 (43.24%) Azure
3 3 (8.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Text Mining
2 1 (2.70%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Gradle
1 5 (13.51%) Maven
2 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 30 (81.08%) Java Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Lead Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (13.51%) AWS Developer
6 5 (13.51%) React Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Linux Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Development Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Java Development Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Development Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
10 1 (2.70%) AWS Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (81.08%) Spring
2 23 (62.16%) Web Services
3 22 (59.46%) RESTful
4 21 (56.76%) CSS
4 21 (56.76%) HTML
5 20 (54.05%) Spring Boot
6 17 (45.95%) Hibernate
7 16 (43.24%) JPA
8 15 (40.54%) CSS3
8 15 (40.54%) HTML5
9 9 (24.32%) React
10 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
11 3 (8.11%) Kafka
11 3 (8.11%) REST
11 3 (8.11%) Swagger
12 1 (2.70%) Apache Flex
12 1 (2.70%) J2EE
12 1 (2.70%) Java EE
12 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.81%) Life Science
3 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.41%) PKI
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
3 15 (40.54%) Kanban
3 15 (40.54%) Scrum
4 8 (21.62%) ERP
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) Machine Learning
7 4 (10.81%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
9 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.70%) DevOps
9 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.70%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.70%) OO
9 1 (2.70%) Performance Optimisation
9 1 (2.70%) Project Delivery
9 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 15 (40.54%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) Alibaba
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle