Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 11 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1814 1925 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.62% 14.54% 12.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.72% 27.60% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1680 1766
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.08% +8.89% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 6788 6974 7985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.45% 52.67% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5710 5989 6944
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,750 £25,317
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Java as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

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 18 October 2017. 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 -3 831 £45,000 - 94
Hertfordshire -3 567 £52,500 - 38
Essex +5 168 £50,000 -6.98% 21
Bedfordshire +6 109 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Norfolk 0 80 £41,250 -6.25% 14
Suffolk -8 63 £43,750 +9.38% 5
Java
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Java.

1 724 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
2 635 (35.01%) Software Engineering
3 525 (28.94%) Degree
4 523 (28.83%) Python
5 521 (28.72%) Computer Science
6 495 (27.29%) C++
7 463 (25.52%) JavaScript
8 414 (22.82%) SQL
9 413 (22.77%) Linux
10 402 (22.16%) C#
11 389 (21.44%) HTML
12 382 (21.06%) Spring
13 335 (18.47%) OO
14 314 (17.31%) Mathematics
15 282 (15.55%) CSS
16 280 (15.44%) Web Services
17 273 (15.05%) TDD
18 266 (14.66%) Windows
19 264 (14.55%) Finance
20 260 (14.33%) Oracle
21 249 (13.73%) XML
22 235 (12.95%) Computer Science Degree
23 234 (12.90%) C
24 233 (12.84%) Algorithms
25 232 (12.79%) Test Automation
26 213 (11.74%) Machine Learning
27 211 (11.63%) Physics
28 208 (11.47%) Scrum
29 192 (10.58%) SDLC
30 190 (10.47%) .NET

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
1 144 (7.94%) Tomcat
2 137 (7.55%) JBoss
3 72 (3.97%) Apache Spark
4 54 (2.98%) WebLogic
5 47 (2.59%) Apache
6 38 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
7 37 (2.04%) WebSphere
8 25 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 24 (1.32%) Confluence
10 19 (1.05%) Apache Solr
10 19 (1.05%) GlassFish
11 18 (0.99%) OpenStack
12 16 (0.88%) WildFly
13 15 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
14 14 (0.77%) IIS
15 11 (0.61%) SAS
15 11 (0.61%) SharePoint
16 10 (0.55%) CMS
16 10 (0.55%) Mule
16 10 (0.55%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 8 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.28%) SPSS
3 4 (0.22%) EngageOne
4 3 (0.17%) Pipeline Pilot
4 3 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.055%) Weka
Business Applications
1 27 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.44%) Movex
4 7 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
4 7 (0.39%) Unica
5 6 (0.33%) Maximo
6 5 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.22%) Exstream
7 4 (0.22%) Magento
7 4 (0.22%) SAP SRM
8 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.17%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.17%) SessionCam
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.055%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.055%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.055%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 190 (10.47%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (1.60%) SaaS
4 28 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (0.77%) Office 365
7 12 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
7 12 (0.66%) Serverless
8 11 (0.61%) Google Play
9 10 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 7 (0.39%) Silverpop
11 7 (0.39%) TestFlight
12 6 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 5 (0.28%) IaaS
14 4 (0.22%) npm
14 4 (0.22%) PaaS
15 3 (0.17%) GitHub
15 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
15 3 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 63 (3.47%) Internet
2 44 (2.43%) HTTP
3 42 (2.32%) TCP/IP
4 32 (1.76%) Firewall
5 26 (1.43%) Wireless
6 15 (0.83%) DNS
7 14 (0.77%) SAN
8 9 (0.50%) FTP
8 9 (0.50%) NAS
9 8 (0.44%) VPN
10 6 (0.33%) SSL
11 5 (0.28%) SMTP
12 4 (0.22%) DHCP
12 4 (0.22%) IPv6
12 4 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.17%) ICMP
13 3 (0.17%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.17%) POP3
13 3 (0.17%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 185 (10.20%) MySQL
3 152 (8.38%) Relational Database
4 147 (8.10%) NoSQL
5 87 (4.80%) Big Data
6 71 (3.91%) Hadoop
7 62 (3.42%) MongoDB
8 59 (3.25%) Oracle Database
8 59 (3.25%) RDBMS
9 33 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 30 (1.65%) Text Mining
11 29 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (1.54%) HBase
13 24 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
14 17 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (0.72%) Data Mining
15 13 (0.72%) GIS
16 12 (0.66%) Oracle Exadata
16 12 (0.66%) Sqoop
17 11 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 152 (8.38%) Git (software)
2 117 (6.45%) JUnit
3 109 (6.01%) Jenkins
3 109 (6.01%) Selenium
4 108 (5.95%) Maven
5 93 (5.13%) JIRA
6 88 (4.85%) Cucumber
7 70 (3.86%) Eclipse
8 53 (2.92%) Subversion
9 49 (2.70%) Gradle
10 43 (2.37%) WebDriver
11 42 (2.32%) JBehave
12 37 (2.04%) Ant
13 27 (1.49%) Mercurial
14 26 (1.43%) Visual Studio
15 25 (1.38%) Mockito
16 21 (1.16%) NUnit
17 19 (1.05%) JMeter
18 18 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
19 17 (0.94%) LoadRunner
General
1 264 (14.55%) Finance
2 122 (6.73%) Retail
3 63 (3.47%) Banking
4 44 (2.43%) Marketing
5 37 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 35 (1.93%) Automotive
7 34 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.65%) Advertising
8 30 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 22 (1.21%) Games
10 20 (1.10%) Publishing
11 17 (0.94%) Electronics
12 7 (0.39%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.28%) Back Office
13 5 (0.28%) Front Office
13 5 (0.28%) Legal
13 5 (0.28%) Local Government
14 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.11%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 1001 (55.18%) Developer
2 595 (32.80%) Java Developer
3 283 (15.60%) Software Engineer
4 229 (12.62%) Graduate
5 195 (10.75%) Software Developer
6 141 (7.77%) Graduate Developer
6 141 (7.77%) Java Engineer
7 138 (7.61%) Senior Developer
8 130 (7.17%) C++ Software Engineer
9 113 (6.23%) C++ Developer
10 109 (6.01%) Senior Java Developer
11 106 (5.84%) Analyst
12 104 (5.73%) JavaScript Developer
13 100 (5.51%) Java Software Engineer
14 98 (5.40%) C++ Software Developer
15 78 (4.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 78 (4.30%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 77 (4.24%) Architect
17 75 (4.13%) Junior
18 68 (3.75%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 389 (21.44%) HTML
2 382 (21.06%) Spring
3 282 (15.55%) CSS
4 280 (15.44%) Web Services
5 249 (13.73%) XML
6 190 (10.47%) .NET
7 182 (10.03%) AngularJS
8 178 (9.81%) Hibernate
9 177 (9.76%) REST
10 163 (8.99%) J2EE
11 150 (8.27%) Java EE
12 138 (7.61%) HTML5
13 119 (6.56%) SOAP
14 118 (6.50%) jQuery
15 92 (5.07%) JSON
16 90 (4.96%) Node.js
17 87 (4.80%) Spring MVC
18 78 (4.30%) RESTful
18 78 (4.30%) Struts
19 72 (3.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 521 (28.72%) Computer Science
2 233 (12.84%) Algorithms
3 138 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 136 (7.50%) Mobile App
5 64 (3.53%) Data Structures
6 63 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
7 49 (2.70%) User Experience
8 47 (2.59%) Fintech
9 43 (2.37%) Life Science
10 40 (2.21%) Client/Server
10 40 (2.21%) Smart City
11 33 (1.82%) 3D Printing
12 29 (1.60%) Smart Energy
13 26 (1.43%) Internet of Things
14 23 (1.27%) Java Card
15 22 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
16 21 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
17 19 (1.05%) Robotics
18 15 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 14 (0.77%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 413 (22.77%) Linux
2 266 (14.66%) Windows
3 158 (8.71%) Android
4 140 (7.72%) Unix
5 100 (5.51%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.32%) Debian
6 24 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 15 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.72%) Mac OS
8 13 (0.72%) Solaris
9 10 (0.55%) CentOS
9 10 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.44%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.39%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.39%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.22%) AIX
13 4 (0.22%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 724 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
2 635 (35.01%) Software Engineering
3 335 (18.47%) OO
4 314 (17.31%) Mathematics
5 273 (15.05%) TDD
6 232 (12.79%) Test Automation
7 213 (11.74%) Machine Learning
8 211 (11.63%) Physics
9 208 (11.47%) Scrum
10 192 (10.58%) SDLC
11 152 (8.38%) Web Development
12 141 (7.77%) Multithreading
13 138 (7.61%) DevOps
14 133 (7.33%) MVC
15 125 (6.89%) Unit Testing
16 122 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
17 114 (6.28%) SOA
18 111 (6.12%) Artificial Intelligence
19 101 (5.57%) BDD
20 97 (5.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 523 (28.83%) Python
2 495 (27.29%) C++
3 463 (25.52%) JavaScript
4 414 (22.82%) SQL
5 402 (22.16%) C#
6 234 (12.90%) C
7 90 (4.96%) PHP
8 84 (4.63%) Perl
9 78 (4.30%) PL/SQL
10 77 (4.24%) MATLAB
11 72 (3.97%) Scala
12 64 (3.53%) Shell Script
13 60 (3.31%) Ruby
14 54 (2.98%) Objective-C
15 40 (2.21%) Bash Shell
16 34 (1.87%) R
17 30 (1.65%) PowerShell
18 25 (1.38%) T-SQL
19 21 (1.16%) Embedded C
20 20 (1.10%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 525 (28.94%) Degree
2 235 (12.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 112 (6.17%) PhD
4 79 (4.36%) Security Cleared
5 40 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (2.09%) MCP
7 37 (2.04%) Numerate Degree
8 14 (0.77%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.66%) ISEB
10 11 (0.61%) CISSP
10 11 (0.61%) DBS Check
11 10 (0.55%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.50%) Sun Certification
13 8 (0.44%) CISA
14 6 (0.33%) AWS Certification
14 6 (0.33%) Postgraduate
15 4 (0.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 4 (0.22%) CSSLP
15 4 (0.22%) Master's Degree
15 4 (0.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (6.45%) QA
2 19 (1.05%) SLA
3 6 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.33%) RosettaNet
4 4 (0.22%) DICOM
4 4 (0.22%) HL7
5 3 (0.17%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.11%) SEPA
7 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.055%) FIPS 140-2
7 1 (0.055%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 83 (4.58%) Docker
2 35 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.05%) Hyper-V
4 18 (0.99%) vSphere
5 14 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.55%) HDFS
8 9 (0.50%) Active Directory
9 7 (0.39%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.11%) Postfix
12 2 (0.11%) PowerDNS
13 1 (0.055%) Firmware
13 1 (0.055%) LXC
13 1 (0.055%) QEMU
13 1 (0.055%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.055%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 59 (3.25%) Puppet
2 57 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (3.09%) Ansible
4 16 (0.88%) Kubernetes
5 13 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 10 (0.55%) Data Guard
6 10 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
7 7 (0.39%) Nagios
8 6 (0.33%) Terraform
9 4 (0.22%) Dollar Universe
9 4 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
9 4 (0.22%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (0.17%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.11%) Cacti
11 2 (0.11%) MOM
11 2 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 260 (14.33%) Oracle
2 110 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 54 (2.98%) Google
4 45 (2.48%) VMware
5 34 (1.87%) SAP
6 27 (1.49%) IBM
7 21 (1.16%) Cloudera
8 15 (0.83%) Red Hat
8 15 (0.83%) Tableau
9 13 (0.72%) Terracotta
10 12 (0.66%) Sun
11 11 (0.61%) hybris
11 11 (0.61%) NetApp
12 10 (0.55%) Citrix
12 10 (0.55%) Pega
12 10 (0.55%) PeopleSoft
13 9 (0.50%) Cognizant
13 9 (0.50%) HP
13 9 (0.50%) JD Edwards
13 9 (0.50%) Splunk