Period
to 17 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 24 27 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 388 191 808
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 7.46% 9.24% 11.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.91% 16.44% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 179 148 559
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,100 £32,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +6.80%
75th Percentile £72,500 £69,250 £66,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £95,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +8.70%

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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,294 1,162 3,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.12% 56.19% 49.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,262 922 2,655
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,024
25th Percentile £40,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in the East of England

Java
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Java in the East of England

Java
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Java in the East of England

Java
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 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 September 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -22 125 £55,000 +2.33% 50
Hertfordshire 0 110 £55,000 - 37
Essex +15 92 £72,500 -19.44% 17
Suffolk +13 41 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Bedfordshire -14 22 £80,000 +42.22% 4
Norfolk -18 4 £28,000 -23.29% 2
Java
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, 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 of England region with a requirement for Java.

1 176 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (38.14%) Python
3 144 (37.11%) Software Engineering
4 110 (28.35%) Social Skills
5 109 (28.09%) DevOps
6 104 (26.80%) Kubernetes
7 103 (26.55%) JavaScript
8 100 (25.77%) C#
8 100 (25.77%) Docker
9 97 (25.00%) SQL
10 96 (24.74%) AWS
11 92 (23.71%) .NET
12 79 (20.36%) Problem-Solving
13 77 (19.85%) Jenkins
14 76 (19.59%) Microservices
15 70 (18.04%) React
16 63 (16.24%) Azure
17 60 (15.46%) Full Stack Development
18 59 (15.21%) Test Automation
18 59 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
19 58 (14.95%) Artificial Intelligence
20 57 (14.69%) Spring
20 57 (14.69%) Degree
20 57 (14.69%) SDLC
21 56 (14.43%) TDD
22 55 (14.18%) Scrum
22 55 (14.18%) Computer Science
23 54 (13.92%) Android
24 52 (13.40%) Web Services
25 51 (13.14%) RESTful

Java
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 28 (7.22%) Confluence
2 21 (5.41%) Apache Spark
3 16 (4.12%) OpenStack
4 14 (3.61%) Apache
4 14 (3.61%) SAS
5 12 (3.09%) Apache Solr
6 8 (2.06%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.80%) nginx
8 5 (1.29%) JBoss
8 5 (1.29%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.03%) Apache Airflow
9 4 (1.03%) CMS
10 3 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.26%) Anypoint
12 1 (0.26%) Jetty
12 1 (0.26%) Liferay
12 1 (0.26%) Mule
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (1.29%) Simulink
2 1 (0.26%) Sketch
2 1 (0.26%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 96 (24.74%) AWS
2 63 (16.24%) Azure
3 45 (11.60%) Serverless
4 43 (11.08%) GCP
5 20 (5.15%) GitHub
6 16 (4.12%) OpenShift
7 14 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (3.35%) DigitalOcean
8 13 (3.35%) PaaS
9 11 (2.84%) Amazon S3
9 11 (2.84%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (2.84%) Azure Stack
10 10 (2.58%) Amazon EKS
11 9 (2.32%) Power Platform
12 8 (2.06%) Amazon ECS
12 8 (2.06%) Veeva
13 6 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (1.55%) PowerApps
13 6 (1.55%) SaaS
14 5 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.55%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.29%) Broadband
2 5 (1.29%) DNS
2 5 (1.29%) Firewall
2 5 (1.29%) Internet
3 4 (1.03%) Kerberos
3 4 (1.03%) PBX
3 4 (1.03%) PSTN
3 4 (1.03%) TETRA
4 2 (0.52%) DSL
4 2 (0.52%) HTTP
5 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.76%) PostgreSQL
2 32 (8.25%) MySQL
2 32 (8.25%) NoSQL
3 31 (7.99%) Big Data
4 23 (5.93%) Apache Cassandra
5 22 (5.67%) MongoDB
6 20 (5.15%) Amazon Redshift
7 19 (4.90%) Relational Database
8 17 (4.38%) SQL Server
9 14 (3.61%) Amazon Aurora
10 13 (3.35%) Redis
11 11 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (2.84%) Hadoop
12 10 (2.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (2.58%) ClickHouse
13 8 (2.06%) Apache Hive
13 8 (2.06%) Spotfire
14 7 (1.80%) Power BI
15 5 (1.29%) Data Mining
15 5 (1.29%) Flink
Development Applications
1 77 (19.85%) Jenkins
2 47 (12.11%) JIRA
3 36 (9.28%) Git (software)
4 31 (7.99%) Selenium
5 22 (5.67%) NUnit
6 19 (4.90%) GitLab
7 18 (4.64%) Maven
8 14 (3.61%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.06%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.80%) Postman
10 7 (1.80%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.55%) JUnit
11 6 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (1.55%) TestNG
11 6 (1.55%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.29%) REST Assured
13 4 (1.03%) Cypress.io
13 4 (1.03%) JMeter
13 4 (1.03%) Subversion
13 4 (1.03%) TestRail
General
1 110 (28.35%) Social Skills
2 42 (10.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 40 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (7.99%) Retail
5 26 (6.70%) Finance
6 18 (4.64%) Law
7 17 (4.38%) Games
7 17 (4.38%) Organisational Skills
8 14 (3.61%) Manufacturing
8 14 (3.61%) Social Science
9 13 (3.35%) Billing
10 10 (2.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 10 (2.58%) Influencing Skills
11 8 (2.06%) Automotive
11 8 (2.06%) Presentation Skills
11 8 (2.06%) Public Sector
12 6 (1.55%) Wearables
13 5 (1.29%) Electronics
14 4 (1.03%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 164 (42.27%) Developer
2 53 (13.66%) Software Engineer
3 51 (13.14%) Java Developer
4 33 (8.51%) Software Developer
5 30 (7.73%) Java Engineer
6 28 (7.22%) Junior
7 26 (6.70%) Architect
8 25 (6.44%) DevOps Engineer
9 21 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
10 20 (5.15%) Java Software Engineer
11 19 (4.90%) Junior Developer
12 18 (4.64%) Junior Software Developer
13 16 (4.12%) Android Developer
14 15 (3.87%) Programmer
15 13 (3.35%) Applications Architect
16 12 (3.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
16 12 (3.09%) Senior Developer
17 11 (2.84%) Platform Engineer
18 10 (2.58%) Analyst
18 10 (2.58%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (23.71%) .NET
2 70 (18.04%) React
3 57 (14.69%) Spring
4 52 (13.40%) Web Services
5 51 (13.14%) RESTful
6 44 (11.34%) CSS
7 43 (11.08%) Spring Boot
8 42 (10.82%) REST
9 34 (8.76%) Node.js
10 28 (7.22%) AngularJS
11 26 (6.70%) Kafka
12 25 (6.44%) HTML
13 22 (5.67%) JSON
13 22 (5.67%) RabbitMQ
14 18 (4.64%) SOAP
15 17 (4.38%) XML
16 15 (3.87%) Apache Flex
17 14 (3.61%) J2EE
18 11 (2.84%) Elastic Stack
19 10 (2.58%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.08%) Mobile App
2 38 (9.79%) Social Media
3 27 (6.96%) Robotics
4 23 (5.93%) Algorithms
5 22 (5.67%) Management Information System
6 21 (5.41%) Cloud Native
7 20 (5.15%) User Experience
8 17 (4.38%) Life Science
9 13 (3.35%) Data Structures
9 13 (3.35%) Renewable Energy
10 12 (3.09%) iPad
11 11 (2.84%) Virtual Team
12 9 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.55%) FMCG
15 5 (1.29%) Biotechnology
15 5 (1.29%) CMDB
15 5 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
15 5 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
16 4 (1.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 54 (13.92%) Android
2 50 (12.89%) Linux
3 21 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 15 (3.87%) Unix
5 12 (3.09%) Windows
6 7 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.03%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.52%) AIX
8 2 (0.52%) CentOS
8 2 (0.52%) Solaris
8 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (37.11%) Software Engineering
3 109 (28.09%) DevOps
4 79 (20.36%) Problem-Solving
5 76 (19.59%) Microservices
6 60 (15.46%) Full Stack Development
7 59 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (15.21%) Test Automation
8 58 (14.95%) Artificial Intelligence
9 57 (14.69%) SDLC
10 56 (14.43%) TDD
11 55 (14.18%) Computer Science
11 55 (14.18%) Scrum
12 49 (12.63%) OO
13 46 (11.86%) Project Management
14 44 (11.34%) Continuous Delivery
15 39 (10.05%) Machine Learning
16 38 (9.79%) Mentoring
16 38 (9.79%) SOLID
17 36 (9.28%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 148 (38.14%) Python
2 103 (26.55%) JavaScript
3 100 (25.77%) C#
4 97 (25.00%) SQL
5 49 (12.63%) C++
6 42 (10.82%) Kotlin
7 33 (8.51%) C
7 33 (8.51%) R
8 32 (8.25%) Java 8
9 31 (7.99%) TypeScript
10 26 (6.70%) VBA
11 22 (5.67%) Ruby
12 21 (5.41%) PHP
13 19 (4.90%) Java 11
13 19 (4.90%) Perl
14 17 (4.38%) Groovy
15 16 (4.12%) Bash Shell
16 11 (2.84%) VB.NET
17 10 (2.58%) Shell Script
18 8 (2.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (14.69%) Degree
2 23 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.84%) PhD
4 10 (2.58%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.32%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.06%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.77%) HND
8 3 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.52%) OCP
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.52%) RHCE
9 2 (0.52%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.09%) QA
2 6 (1.55%) CDISC
2 6 (1.55%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.55%) Good Clinical Practice
3 5 (1.29%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 100 (25.77%) Docker
2 10 (2.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 104 (26.80%) Kubernetes
2 31 (7.99%) Terraform
3 28 (7.22%) Ansible
4 14 (3.61%) Prometheus
5 10 (2.58%) Mesos
6 9 (2.32%) Grafana
7 4 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (1.03%) Nagios
7 4 (1.03%) Puppet
8 2 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.52%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.26%) Consul
9 1 (0.26%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 38 (9.79%) Facebook
1 38 (9.79%) Instagram
2 24 (6.19%) Oracle
3 20 (5.15%) OutSystems
4 16 (4.12%) Microsoft
5 14 (3.61%) Google
6 11 (2.84%) Splunk
7 10 (2.58%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.06%) IBM
9 7 (1.80%) ANSYS
9 7 (1.80%) Bloomberg
10 6 (1.55%) Pega
10 6 (1.55%) WSO2
11 5 (1.29%) Talend
12 4 (1.03%) Alibaba
12 4 (1.03%) Apple
12 4 (1.03%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (0.77%) CA
13 3 (0.77%) ServiceNow