Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 13 12
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 316 911 1,762
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 8.77% 11.99% 14.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.21% 23.55% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 285 813 1,399
Median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £26,750 £33,150 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,750 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,836 3,868 6,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.97% 50.89% 56.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,421 3,038 5,609
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 £31,175 £28,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £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
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 7 July 2020.

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 7 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
Cambridgeshire -3 117 £50,000 -9.09% 15
Hertfordshire -10 92 £57,500 +4.55% 13
Essex -2 62 £38,750 -22.50% 7
Bedfordshire -15 23 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Suffolk -4 17 £47,500 +5.56% 5
Norfolk -1 5 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Java
England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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.

1 179 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (38.61%) JavaScript
3 115 (36.39%) Python
4 110 (34.81%) SQL
5 105 (33.23%) AWS
6 82 (25.95%) C#
7 81 (25.63%) Scrum
8 74 (23.42%) AngularJS
9 73 (23.10%) Spring
9 73 (23.10%) Web Services
10 69 (21.84%) Degree
11 66 (20.89%) HTML
11 66 (20.89%) .NET
11 66 (20.89%) Jenkins
12 64 (20.25%) Azure
13 63 (19.94%) Linux
14 61 (19.30%) Git (software)
15 60 (18.99%) CSS
16 56 (17.72%) DevOps
17 55 (17.41%) RESTful
18 52 (16.46%) React
18 52 (16.46%) Problem-Solving
19 50 (15.82%) Test Automation
20 48 (15.19%) C++
21 47 (14.87%) OO
22 46 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
22 46 (14.56%) Docker
23 45 (14.24%) Spring Boot
24 44 (13.92%) JIRA
24 44 (13.92%) Computer Science

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 20 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (5.38%) Confluence
3 14 (4.43%) Apache Spark
4 10 (3.16%) Apache
5 8 (2.53%) Apache Airflow
5 8 (2.53%) Luigi
6 7 (2.22%) OpenStack
6 7 (2.22%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.58%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.27%) Mule
8 4 (1.27%) nginx
8 4 (1.27%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.95%) CMS
9 3 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.63%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.63%) IIS
10 2 (0.63%) JBoss
10 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.95%) Sketch
3 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (2.53%) Magento
2 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.95%) Shopify
4 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 105 (33.23%) AWS
2 64 (20.25%) Azure
3 21 (6.65%) GCP
4 20 (6.33%) Serverless
5 19 (6.01%) SaaS
6 16 (5.06%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (3.48%) Amazon EMR
8 10 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (2.53%) Logic Apps
9 8 (2.53%) Power Platform
10 5 (1.58%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (1.27%) GitHub
11 4 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.95%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (0.95%) BlazeMeter
13 2 (0.63%) AWS IoT
13 2 (0.63%) AWS Step Functions
13 2 (0.63%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.22%) HTTP
2 4 (1.27%) InfiniBand
3 3 (0.95%) Internet
3 3 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.95%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.63%) DNS
4 2 (0.63%) Firewall
5 1 (0.32%) FTP
5 1 (0.32%) MQTT
5 1 (0.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.34%) MySQL
2 34 (10.76%) SQL Server
3 25 (7.91%) Relational Database
4 23 (7.28%) Big Data
4 23 (7.28%) NoSQL
5 19 (6.01%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (5.06%) Text Mining
7 14 (4.43%) Amazon Redshift
8 12 (3.80%) MongoDB
9 11 (3.48%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.85%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (2.53%) Azkaban
12 8 (2.53%) BigQuery
12 8 (2.53%) Power BI
13 6 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.90%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 66 (20.89%) Jenkins
2 61 (19.30%) Git (software)
3 44 (13.92%) JIRA
4 39 (12.34%) Maven
5 25 (7.91%) Gradle
5 25 (7.91%) Selenium
6 21 (6.65%) TeamCity
7 19 (6.01%) Visual Studio
8 13 (4.11%) JUnit
9 11 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (3.48%) SoapUI
9 11 (3.48%) WebDriver
10 10 (3.16%) REST Assured
11 9 (2.85%) Eclipse
12 8 (2.53%) Bitbucket
13 7 (2.22%) Grunt
13 7 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (1.90%) Subversion
14 6 (1.90%) TestNG
General
1 31 (9.81%) Retail
2 26 (8.23%) Finance
3 11 (3.48%) Legal
4 7 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.90%) Games
5 6 (1.90%) Police
5 6 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.58%) Advertising
7 4 (1.27%) Automotive
7 4 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.27%) Public Sector
8 3 (0.95%) Law
8 3 (0.95%) Local Government
9 2 (0.63%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) Banking
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 185 (58.54%) Developer
2 85 (26.90%) Java Developer
3 45 (14.24%) Senior Developer
4 29 (9.18%) Junior
4 29 (9.18%) Junior Developer
5 24 (7.59%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (5.70%) C# Developer
6 18 (5.70%) Software Developer
6 18 (5.70%) Software Engineer
7 17 (5.38%) Lead Developer
8 15 (4.75%) Analyst
8 15 (4.75%) Architect
9 14 (4.43%) PHP Developer
10 13 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (3.80%) Junior Java Developer
12 11 (3.48%) .NET Developer
12 11 (3.48%) Automation Tester
12 11 (3.48%) SQL Developer
12 11 (3.48%) Tester
13 10 (3.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (23.42%) AngularJS
2 73 (23.10%) Spring
2 73 (23.10%) Web Services
3 66 (20.89%) .NET
3 66 (20.89%) HTML
4 60 (18.99%) CSS
5 55 (17.41%) RESTful
6 52 (16.46%) React
7 45 (14.24%) Spring Boot
8 31 (9.81%) Node.js
9 29 (9.18%) jQuery
10 26 (8.23%) REST
11 25 (7.91%) Hibernate
12 24 (7.59%) HTML5
13 22 (6.96%) CSS3
14 20 (6.33%) SOAP
15 19 (6.01%) Java EE
15 19 (6.01%) JPA
16 16 (5.06%) Sass
16 16 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.86%) Mobile App
2 25 (7.91%) Life Science
3 22 (6.96%) User Experience
4 16 (5.06%) Cloud Native
5 15 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.43%) Public Cloud
6 14 (4.43%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (3.80%) Data Structures
7 12 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (2.85%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.53%) Data Centre
9 8 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (2.22%) W3C
11 5 (1.58%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.27%) NHS
13 3 (0.95%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.95%) PKI
13 3 (0.95%) Vector Graphics
14 2 (0.63%) Digital Wallet
Operating Systems
1 63 (19.94%) Linux
2 33 (10.44%) Android
3 25 (7.91%) Windows
4 24 (7.59%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.16%) Unix
6 6 (1.90%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.95%) CentOS
8 2 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.63%) Solaris
8 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.32%) AIX
9 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (25.63%) Scrum
3 56 (17.72%) DevOps
4 52 (16.46%) Problem-Solving
5 50 (15.82%) Test Automation
6 47 (14.87%) OO
7 46 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (13.92%) Computer Science
9 42 (13.29%) Software Engineering
10 37 (11.71%) Continuous Delivery
11 34 (10.76%) Machine Learning
11 34 (10.76%) Web Development
12 26 (8.23%) Kanban
12 26 (8.23%) Project Management
12 26 (8.23%) TDD
13 25 (7.91%) Artificial Intelligence
13 25 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (7.59%) ERP
14 24 (7.59%) MVC
14 24 (7.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 122 (38.61%) JavaScript
2 115 (36.39%) Python
3 110 (34.81%) SQL
4 82 (25.95%) C#
5 48 (15.19%) C++
6 42 (13.29%) PHP
7 37 (11.71%) Java 8
8 20 (6.33%) Bash Shell
8 20 (6.33%) C
9 14 (4.43%) Scala
9 14 (4.43%) TypeScript
10 13 (4.11%) Go
11 11 (3.48%) Kotlin
12 10 (3.16%) Apple Swift
12 10 (3.16%) Ruby
13 9 (2.85%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.85%) VB
14 7 (2.22%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.22%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.22%) R
Qualifications
1 69 (21.84%) Degree
2 35 (11.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.16%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.85%) ISEB
5 7 (2.22%) Postgraduate
5 7 (2.22%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.95%) HND
8 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.63%) PhD
9 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.80%) QA
2 6 (1.90%) SLA
3 4 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) HL7
5 1 (0.32%) SEPA
System Software
1 46 (14.56%) Docker
2 6 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.27%) GPFS
3 4 (1.27%) Lustre
3 4 (1.27%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 2 (0.63%) Firmware
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (5.06%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.85%) Ansible
2 9 (2.85%) Terraform
3 5 (1.58%) Graylog
3 5 (1.58%) Prometheus
4 4 (1.27%) Grafana
4 4 (1.27%) Graphite
5 3 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.95%) Puppet
6 2 (0.63%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.63%) Kibana
6 2 (0.63%) MOM
7 1 (0.32%) Bareos
7 1 (0.32%) Fluentd
7 1 (0.32%) logstash
7 1 (0.32%) Opsgenie
7 1 (0.32%) StatsD
7 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (8.23%) Oracle
2 25 (7.91%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.33%) Google
4 10 (3.16%) hybris
5 8 (2.53%) IBM
6 7 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.90%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.58%) HP
9 4 (1.27%) New Relic
9 4 (1.27%) Tableau
10 3 (0.95%) Adobe
10 3 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.95%) SAP
10 3 (0.95%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.95%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.63%) VMware
11 2 (0.63%) Zend
12 1 (0.32%) Apple
12 1 (0.32%) JD Edwards