Period
to 15 June 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 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 16 23 13
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 411 341 925
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.38% 8.80% 12.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.00% 17.57% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 175 252 703
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% +7.84%
75th Percentile £82,500 £62,500 £65,625
90th Percentile £92,500 £72,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £66,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% +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 1,957 1,941 3,923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.66% 50.06% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,132 1,501 3,092
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 15 June 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 15 June 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 -7 140 £61,250 +28.95% 44
Hertfordshire +7 111 £80,000 +39.13% 33
Essex +13 106 £59,500 +40.00% 24
Bedfordshire +12 27 £79,250 +44.09% 12
Suffolk +8 16 £61,250 +19.51% 5
Norfolk -5 9 - - 4
Java
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 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.

1 153 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (32.36%) CSS
3 125 (30.41%) Software Engineering
4 123 (29.93%) HTML
5 121 (29.44%) C#
6 117 (28.47%) Java 8
7 111 (27.01%) Python
8 105 (25.55%) Oracle
8 105 (25.55%) AWS
9 95 (23.11%) JavaScript
10 94 (22.87%) SQL
11 91 (22.14%) Microsoft
12 89 (21.65%) DevOps
13 88 (21.41%) HTML5
13 88 (21.41%) Java SE
14 85 (20.68%) CIW
14 85 (20.68%) OCA
14 85 (20.68%) Oracle Certification
15 81 (19.71%) Web Development
16 71 (17.27%) Cybersecurity
16 71 (17.27%) Social Skills
17 69 (16.79%) OCAJ
18 67 (16.30%) Microservices
19 62 (15.09%) REST
19 62 (15.09%) Test Automation
19 62 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
20 60 (14.60%) Spring
20 60 (14.60%) .NET
20 60 (14.60%) OO
21 57 (13.87%) Artificial Intelligence

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 19 (4.62%) Confluence
2 14 (3.41%) Apache Spark
2 14 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.68%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.95%) Apache Airflow
5 7 (1.70%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.46%) Apache
6 6 (1.46%) nginx
6 6 (1.46%) SAS
7 5 (1.22%) Red Hat Fuse
8 4 (0.97%) Luigi
8 4 (0.97%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.73%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.24%) Jupyter
Applications
1 12 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.68%) Simulink
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.24%) Sketch
3 1 (0.24%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 105 (25.55%) AWS
2 37 (9.00%) Azure
3 33 (8.03%) GCP
4 15 (3.65%) Serverless
5 13 (3.16%) SaaS
6 8 (1.95%) Amazon EKS
7 7 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (1.70%) OpenShift
8 6 (1.46%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.22%) GitHub
10 4 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.97%) Azure Logic Apps
11 3 (0.73%) Amazon GuardDuty
11 3 (0.73%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.73%) Power Platform
11 3 (0.73%) Veeva
12 2 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.38%) HTTP
2 3 (0.73%) SSL
3 2 (0.49%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.24%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.03%) Big Data
2 30 (7.30%) MySQL
2 30 (7.30%) SQL Server
3 24 (5.84%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (4.14%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (2.92%) Couchbase
7 9 (2.19%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.70%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.70%) Redis
9 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.97%) Apache Hive
10 4 (0.97%) Azkaban
10 4 (0.97%) GIS
10 4 (0.97%) MariaDB
10 4 (0.97%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (10.46%) Jenkins
2 33 (8.03%) JIRA
3 27 (6.57%) Git (software)
3 27 (6.57%) GitLab
4 20 (4.87%) Maven
4 20 (4.87%) Selenium
5 18 (4.38%) Cucumber
6 14 (3.41%) NUnit
7 9 (2.19%) Gradle
8 8 (1.95%) JUnit
8 8 (1.95%) Postman
9 6 (1.46%) JMeter
9 6 (1.46%) Spock
9 6 (1.46%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.22%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.97%) Cypress.io
11 4 (0.97%) Mockito
11 4 (0.97%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.97%) Subversion
11 4 (0.97%) Zephyr
General
1 71 (17.27%) Social Skills
2 37 (9.00%) Retail
3 28 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.60%) Games
5 20 (4.87%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (4.14%) Presentation Skills
6 17 (4.14%) Public Sector
7 15 (3.65%) Law
8 11 (2.68%) Wearables
9 10 (2.43%) Automotive
10 9 (2.19%) Finance
11 6 (1.46%) Social Science
12 5 (1.22%) Marketing
13 4 (0.97%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (0.97%) Organisational Skills
14 3 (0.73%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.49%) Electronics
15 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.24%) Advertising
16 1 (0.24%) Banking
Job Titles
1 221 (53.77%) Developer
2 85 (20.68%) Trainee
3 69 (16.79%) Trainee Developer
4 57 (13.87%) Java Developer
5 56 (13.63%) Software Developer
6 50 (12.17%) Web Developer
7 46 (11.19%) Trainee Web Developer
8 37 (9.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 30 (7.30%) Java Engineer
9 30 (7.30%) Software Engineer
10 23 (5.60%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 23 (5.60%) Trainee Software Developer
11 20 (4.87%) Tester
12 18 (4.38%) Android Developer
12 18 (4.38%) Software Manager
13 17 (4.14%) Java Software Engineer
13 17 (4.14%) Software Tester
14 16 (3.89%) Architect
14 16 (3.89%) Games Tester
14 16 (3.89%) Trainee Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (32.36%) CSS
2 123 (29.93%) HTML
3 88 (21.41%) HTML5
3 88 (21.41%) Java SE
4 62 (15.09%) REST
5 60 (14.60%) .NET
5 60 (14.60%) Spring
6 43 (10.46%) SOAP
7 41 (9.98%) Web Services
8 35 (8.52%) RESTful
9 32 (7.79%) Kafka
10 27 (6.57%) Spring Boot
11 25 (6.08%) React
12 20 (4.87%) RabbitMQ
13 19 (4.62%) AngularJS
13 19 (4.62%) J2EE
13 19 (4.62%) Node.js
14 18 (4.38%) CSS3
15 15 (3.65%) Hibernate
16 14 (3.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.76%) Robotics
2 33 (8.03%) Mobile App
3 30 (7.30%) Data Structures
4 27 (6.57%) Algorithms
5 17 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (3.65%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.41%) Social Media
8 12 (2.92%) Life Science
9 9 (2.19%) iPad
9 9 (2.19%) User Experience
10 8 (1.95%) Renewable Energy
11 6 (1.46%) FMCG
11 6 (1.46%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.22%) Cloud Native
13 4 (0.97%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (0.73%) CMDB
14 3 (0.73%) NHS
14 3 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
15 2 (0.49%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 56 (13.63%) Linux
2 37 (9.00%) Android
3 15 (3.65%) Windows
4 10 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.46%) Unix
6 3 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (30.41%) Software Engineering
3 89 (21.65%) DevOps
4 81 (19.71%) Web Development
5 71 (17.27%) Cybersecurity
6 67 (16.30%) Microservices
7 62 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
7 62 (15.09%) Test Automation
8 60 (14.60%) OO
9 57 (13.87%) Artificial Intelligence
10 56 (13.63%) TDD
11 54 (13.14%) Computer Science
12 47 (11.44%) Scrum
13 41 (9.98%) OOP
14 40 (9.73%) E-Commerce
15 39 (9.49%) Machine Learning
15 39 (9.49%) SDLC
16 33 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (8.03%) Software Testing
17 32 (7.79%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 121 (29.44%) C#
2 117 (28.47%) Java 8
3 111 (27.01%) Python
4 95 (23.11%) JavaScript
5 94 (22.87%) SQL
6 54 (13.14%) C++
7 28 (6.81%) C
8 26 (6.33%) Kotlin
9 22 (5.35%) VB.NET
10 19 (4.62%) VBA
11 12 (2.92%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.68%) MATLAB
12 11 (2.68%) Ruby
13 10 (2.43%) Groovy
13 10 (2.43%) Scala
14 9 (2.19%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.95%) R
16 7 (1.70%) T-SQL
17 6 (1.46%) Perl
18 5 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (20.68%) CIW
1 85 (20.68%) OCA
1 85 (20.68%) Oracle Certification
2 69 (16.79%) OCAJ
3 47 (11.44%) Degree
4 28 (6.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (4.38%) Security Cleared
6 17 (4.14%) SC Cleared
7 16 (3.89%) OCP
8 12 (2.92%) PhD
9 10 (2.43%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.38%) QA
2 6 (1.46%) CDISC
2 6 (1.46%) Good Clinical Practice
3 5 (1.22%) Accessibility
4 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (13.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.24%) HDFS
2 1 (0.24%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 53 (12.90%) Kubernetes
2 28 (6.81%) Ansible
3 11 (2.68%) Prometheus
4 9 (2.19%) Terraform
5 8 (1.95%) Grafana
5 8 (1.95%) Kibana
6 7 (1.70%) Puppet
7 5 (1.22%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.97%) FlexNet
8 4 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.24%) Mesos
10 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 105 (25.55%) Oracle
2 91 (22.14%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.38%) IBM
4 17 (4.14%) Google
5 15 (3.65%) ANSYS
5 15 (3.65%) Bloomberg
6 14 (3.41%) Facebook
6 14 (3.41%) Instagram
7 12 (2.92%) Red Hat
8 10 (2.43%) ServiceNow
9 8 (1.95%) AppDynamics
9 8 (1.95%) OutSystems
10 7 (1.70%) Splunk
11 5 (1.22%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.97%) Cisco
12 4 (0.97%) WSO2
13 3 (0.73%) Pega
13 3 (0.73%) Xamarin
14 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
15 1 (0.24%) CheckPoint