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

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 13 8
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 507 1,075 2,038
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.15% 12.70% 15.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.46% 24.78% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 407 967 1,666
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £25,750 £31,150 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -

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 2,746 4,338 7,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 49.58% 51.26% 57.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,041 3,482 6,034
Median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £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 April 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 April 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 -6 182 £50,000 -9.09% 51
Hertfordshire -6 163 £57,500 +4.55% 25
Essex -1 96 £37,500 -21.05% 21
Bedfordshire -26 30 £55,000 -4.35% 2
Suffolk -10 19 £47,500 +7.95% 5
Norfolk +1 17 £40,000 - 1
Java
England

For the 6 months to 7 April 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.

1 313 (61.74%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (37.48%) JavaScript
3 169 (33.33%) SQL
4 160 (31.56%) Scrum
5 150 (29.59%) AWS
6 148 (29.19%) Spring
7 144 (28.40%) Python
8 128 (25.25%) C#
9 120 (23.67%) Linux
10 118 (23.27%) Test Automation
11 115 (22.68%) Web Services
12 114 (22.49%) .NET
13 112 (22.09%) Git (software)
14 107 (21.10%) Oracle
15 106 (20.91%) Software Engineering
16 105 (20.71%) AngularJS
17 100 (19.72%) Jenkins
18 98 (19.33%) Continuous Delivery
18 98 (19.33%) CSS
19 93 (18.34%) TDD
20 88 (17.36%) HTML
21 87 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
22 86 (16.96%) Degree
23 82 (16.17%) Azure
24 81 (15.98%) RESTful
25 68 (13.41%) React
26 67 (13.21%) DevOps
26 67 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
27 65 (12.82%) Computer Science
28 64 (12.62%) JIRA

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 (5.52%) Confluence
2 25 (4.93%) Tomcat
3 18 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 15 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (2.96%) OpenStack
5 12 (2.37%) JBoss
6 11 (2.17%) Apache
7 9 (1.78%) IIS
7 9 (1.78%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.18%) nginx
9 5 (0.99%) CMS
10 4 (0.79%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.39%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Fuse
12 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.39%) WildFly
13 1 (0.20%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.20%) Documentum
13 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (1.58%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.99%) Sketch
3 2 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.78%) Magento
1 9 (1.78%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.99%) Shopify
3 4 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 150 (29.59%) AWS
2 82 (16.17%) Azure
3 47 (9.27%) GCP
4 27 (5.33%) SaaS
5 25 (4.93%) Serverless
6 15 (2.96%) GitHub
6 15 (2.96%) OpenShift
7 12 (2.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (2.17%) PaaS
9 10 (1.97%) Amazon ECS
9 10 (1.97%) Oracle CX
10 7 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (1.38%) IBM Cloud
11 5 (0.99%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.79%) BlazeMeter
12 4 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.79%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 4 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.59%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.56%) HTTP
2 9 (1.78%) DNS
2 9 (1.78%) Internet
3 8 (1.58%) SSL
4 6 (1.18%) Wireshark
5 4 (0.79%) Broadband
5 4 (0.79%) InfiniBand
5 4 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.59%) Firewall
7 2 (0.39%) DHCP
7 2 (0.39%) ICMP
7 2 (0.39%) SNMP
8 1 (0.20%) MQTT
8 1 (0.20%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (11.83%) MySQL
2 53 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 28 (5.52%) Relational Database
4 26 (5.13%) NoSQL
5 15 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (1.97%) QlikView
7 10 (1.97%) RDBMS
7 10 (1.97%) Text Mining
8 9 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.58%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.38%) Big Data
11 6 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (1.18%) Blockchain
12 5 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (0.99%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.79%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 112 (22.09%) Git (software)
2 100 (19.72%) Jenkins
3 64 (12.62%) JIRA
4 49 (9.66%) Maven
5 43 (8.48%) Selenium
6 38 (7.50%) Gradle
7 35 (6.90%) TeamCity
8 30 (5.92%) Visual Studio
9 24 (4.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (4.14%) Eclipse
10 21 (4.14%) JUnit
11 18 (3.55%) Ant
12 16 (3.16%) Cucumber
12 16 (3.16%) Visual Studio Team System
13 14 (2.76%) Bitbucket
14 13 (2.56%) SoapUI
14 13 (2.56%) WebDriver
15 12 (2.37%) REST Assured
16 9 (1.78%) Grunt
17 8 (1.58%) Jasmine
General
1 59 (11.64%) Retail
2 53 (10.45%) Banking
3 48 (9.47%) Finance
4 20 (3.94%) Legal
5 11 (2.17%) Automotive
6 10 (1.97%) Marketing
7 9 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.38%) Games
8 7 (1.38%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.79%) Electronics
9 4 (0.79%) Military
9 4 (0.79%) Publishing
10 3 (0.59%) Law
11 2 (0.39%) Local Government
11 2 (0.39%) Police
11 2 (0.39%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 252 (49.70%) Developer
2 124 (24.46%) Java Developer
3 78 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 72 (14.20%) Senior Developer
5 48 (9.47%) Software Developer
6 47 (9.27%) Java Engineer
7 45 (8.88%) Java Software Engineer
8 42 (8.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 38 (7.50%) Junior
10 36 (7.10%) Junior Developer
11 35 (6.90%) C# Developer
12 28 (5.52%) Senior Software Engineer
13 26 (5.13%) Analyst
13 26 (5.13%) Development Manager
13 26 (5.13%) Lead Developer
14 25 (4.93%) SQL Developer
15 24 (4.73%) .NET Developer
16 21 (4.14%) Consultant
16 21 (4.14%) Software Development Manager
16 21 (4.14%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (29.19%) Spring
2 115 (22.68%) Web Services
3 114 (22.49%) .NET
4 105 (20.71%) AngularJS
5 98 (19.33%) CSS
6 88 (17.36%) HTML
7 81 (15.98%) RESTful
8 68 (13.41%) React
9 51 (10.06%) REST
9 51 (10.06%) Spring Boot
10 47 (9.27%) J2EE
11 45 (8.88%) XML
12 44 (8.68%) Hibernate
12 44 (8.68%) Node.js
13 39 (7.69%) Java EE
14 36 (7.10%) HTML5
14 36 (7.10%) SOAP
15 33 (6.51%) Struts
16 32 (6.31%) ASP.NET
17 31 (6.11%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.30%) Mobile App
3 33 (6.51%) User Experience
4 25 (4.93%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (3.55%) Public Cloud
6 13 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (2.37%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.37%) Cloud Native
7 12 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.37%) Life Science
8 9 (1.78%) W3C
9 8 (1.58%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.58%) Renewable Energy
10 6 (1.18%) PKI
11 5 (0.99%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.99%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.79%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.79%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.59%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 120 (23.67%) Linux
2 54 (10.65%) Android
3 49 (9.66%) Apple iOS
4 46 (9.07%) Windows
5 17 (3.35%) Unix
6 9 (1.78%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.18%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.18%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.59%) CentOS
8 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.39%) AIX
9 2 (0.39%) Solaris
9 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (61.74%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (31.56%) Scrum
3 118 (23.27%) Test Automation
4 106 (20.91%) Software Engineering
5 98 (19.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 93 (18.34%) TDD
7 87 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (13.21%) DevOps
8 67 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
9 65 (12.82%) Computer Science
10 59 (11.64%) Kanban
11 53 (10.45%) E-Commerce
11 53 (10.45%) OO
12 50 (9.86%) Technical Leadership
13 49 (9.66%) MVC
14 48 (9.47%) Web Development
15 46 (9.07%) Microservices
16 45 (8.88%) BDD
17 44 (8.68%) Unit Testing
18 42 (8.28%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 190 (37.48%) JavaScript
2 169 (33.33%) SQL
3 144 (28.40%) Python
4 128 (25.25%) C#
5 63 (12.43%) PHP
6 55 (10.85%) C++
7 43 (8.48%) C
8 36 (7.10%) Java 8
9 33 (6.51%) TypeScript
10 26 (5.13%) Ruby
11 23 (4.54%) Bash Shell
12 15 (2.96%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.76%) VB
14 13 (2.56%) Go
14 13 (2.56%) Shell Script
15 11 (2.17%) PL/SQL
16 10 (1.97%) F#
16 10 (1.97%) Objective-C
16 10 (1.97%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (16.96%) Degree
2 44 (8.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.16%) Postgraduate
4 11 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.97%) ISEB
6 7 (1.38%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.79%) GCIA
7 4 (0.79%) GCIH
7 4 (0.79%) GSEC
7 4 (0.79%) SSCP
8 3 (0.59%) HND
8 3 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.59%) PhD
9 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.52%) QA
2 4 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) GDPR
3 1 (0.20%) HL7
3 1 (0.20%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.20%) SEPA
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (11.44%) Docker
2 17 (3.35%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.96%) Firmware
4 4 (0.79%) GPFS
4 4 (0.79%) Lustre
4 4 (0.79%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 43 (8.48%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.56%) Ansible
3 12 (2.37%) Terraform
4 4 (0.79%) Grafana
4 4 (0.79%) Graphite
4 4 (0.79%) Graylog
4 4 (0.79%) MOM
4 4 (0.79%) Prometheus
5 3 (0.59%) Puppet
6 2 (0.39%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.20%) Istio
7 1 (0.20%) Kibana
7 1 (0.20%) logstash
7 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 107 (21.10%) Oracle
2 60 (11.83%) WorldPay
3 52 (10.26%) FIS
4 33 (6.51%) Google
5 26 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 18 (3.55%) IBM
7 11 (2.17%) hybris
8 10 (1.97%) Tableau
9 7 (1.38%) Cognizant
9 7 (1.38%) HP
10 5 (0.99%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.99%) Splunk
11 4 (0.79%) Adobe
11 4 (0.79%) New Relic
12 3 (0.59%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.59%) MuleSoft
12 3 (0.59%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.59%) SAP
12 3 (0.59%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.59%) Sitecore