Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 18 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 243 713 1,455
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 12.25% 10.67% 14.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.75% 21.23% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 224 528 1,240
Median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £50,170
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +9.63% +0.34%
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,875 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.36% +5.83% +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 1,117 3,358 5,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 56.30% 50.26% 53.11%
Number of salaries quoted 873 2,419 4,364
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,575
90th Percentile £79,000 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -5 90 £55,000 - 33
Essex +7 80 £72,500 +45.00% 23
Bedfordshire +53 34 £65,000 +30.00% 6
Hertfordshire -2 28 £50,000 -13.04% 21
Norfolk +16 6 £46,500 +16.25% 2
Suffolk +2 5 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Java
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 129 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (34.98%) JavaScript
3 84 (34.57%) DevOps
4 82 (33.74%) Python
5 79 (32.51%) AWS
6 75 (30.86%) SQL
7 70 (28.81%) Azure
8 69 (28.40%) Scrum
9 63 (25.93%) C#
10 53 (21.81%) Git (software)
11 49 (20.16%) Spring
12 48 (19.75%) Software Engineering
13 47 (19.34%) AngularJS
14 44 (18.11%) Microservices
14 44 (18.11%) HTML
15 43 (17.70%) REST
16 42 (17.28%) .NET
17 41 (16.87%) BDD
18 40 (16.46%) Test Automation
19 39 (16.05%) Linux
19 39 (16.05%) TDD
20 37 (15.23%) PostgreSQL
21 36 (14.81%) CSS
21 36 (14.81%) Jenkins
22 35 (14.40%) C++
23 34 (13.99%) OO
24 33 (13.58%) React
25 32 (13.17%) Analytics
25 32 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
25 32 (13.17%) Web Development

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 13 (5.35%) Apache Spark
2 12 (4.94%) Confluence
3 10 (4.12%) Apache Airflow
3 10 (4.12%) Luigi
4 9 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (3.29%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.47%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.65%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.23%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.82%) nginx
10 1 (0.41%) Apache
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Fuse
10 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.41%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Magento
2 3 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.41%) Maximo
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 79 (32.51%) AWS
2 70 (28.81%) Azure
3 17 (7.00%) Serverless
4 14 (5.76%) Amazon ECS
4 14 (5.76%) Amazon EKS
5 11 (4.53%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (4.53%) Amazon EMR
6 10 (4.12%) Logic Apps
7 9 (3.70%) GCP
7 9 (3.70%) Power Platform
7 9 (3.70%) SaaS
8 5 (2.06%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (2.06%) GitHub
9 3 (1.23%) Oracle CX
10 2 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.41%) Datadog
11 1 (0.41%) IaaS
11 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.65%) Software-Defined Radio
1 4 (1.65%) Wireless
2 2 (0.82%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.82%) HTTP
2 2 (0.82%) Internet
2 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.23%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (12.35%) Relational Database
3 26 (10.70%) Big Data
4 21 (8.64%) NoSQL
5 20 (8.23%) MySQL
6 19 (7.82%) SQL Server
7 13 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (5.35%) Hadoop
8 12 (4.94%) Amazon Redshift
8 12 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (4.53%) MongoDB
10 10 (4.12%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (4.12%) Azkaban
10 10 (4.12%) DB2
11 9 (3.70%) Power BI
12 3 (1.23%) DbVisualizer
13 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (21.81%) Git (software)
2 36 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 30 (12.35%) JIRA
4 25 (10.29%) Selenium
5 18 (7.41%) Maven
6 12 (4.94%) Gradle
7 10 (4.12%) NUnit
8 9 (3.70%) TestNG
9 8 (3.29%) WebDriver
10 7 (2.88%) Hudson
11 6 (2.47%) Subversion
12 5 (2.06%) JUnit
13 4 (1.65%) Mockito
13 4 (1.65%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.23%) Appium
14 3 (1.23%) Bitbucket
14 3 (1.23%) GitLab
14 3 (1.23%) Postman
15 2 (0.82%) Bitbucket Server
15 2 (0.82%) Travis CI
General
1 25 (10.29%) Public Sector
2 7 (2.88%) Finance
3 6 (2.47%) Advertising
4 5 (2.06%) Electronics
4 5 (2.06%) Law
4 5 (2.06%) Legal
4 5 (2.06%) Retail
5 3 (1.23%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.23%) Automotive
5 3 (1.23%) Marketing
6 2 (0.82%) Games
6 2 (0.82%) Police
7 1 (0.41%) Local Government
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Military
7 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 128 (52.67%) Developer
2 69 (28.40%) Java Developer
3 27 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 26 (10.70%) Software Engineer
5 22 (9.05%) Software Developer
6 21 (8.64%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (8.23%) Senior Java Developer
8 16 (6.58%) Java Engineer
8 16 (6.58%) Test Engineer
9 13 (5.35%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (4.53%) Architect
10 11 (4.53%) Python Engineer
10 11 (4.53%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (4.53%) Software Test Engineer
11 10 (4.12%) PHP Developer
11 10 (4.12%) Salesforce Developer
12 8 (3.29%) Analyst
12 8 (3.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 8 (3.29%) Head of Engineering
12 8 (3.29%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (20.16%) Spring
2 47 (19.34%) AngularJS
3 44 (18.11%) HTML
4 43 (17.70%) REST
5 42 (17.28%) .NET
6 36 (14.81%) CSS
7 33 (13.58%) React
8 31 (12.76%) SOAP
9 29 (11.93%) Spring Boot
10 24 (9.88%) RESTful
11 22 (9.05%) JSON
11 22 (9.05%) Node.js
12 19 (7.82%) J2EE
13 18 (7.41%) Vue.js
13 18 (7.41%) Web Services
14 16 (6.58%) Java EE
15 15 (6.17%) Java SE
16 13 (5.35%) Kafka
16 13 (5.35%) XML
17 12 (4.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.41%) Public Cloud
2 13 (5.35%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.53%) Data Structures
4 10 (4.12%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.12%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.29%) Cybercrime
6 7 (2.88%) Life Science
7 6 (2.47%) Cloud Native
7 6 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.06%) NHS
8 5 (2.06%) User Experience
9 4 (1.65%) Acoustics
9 4 (1.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.82%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.41%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.05%) Linux
2 21 (8.64%) Android
3 14 (5.76%) Windows
4 6 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.47%) Unix
5 4 (1.65%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.82%) CentOS
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (34.57%) DevOps
3 69 (28.40%) Scrum
4 48 (19.75%) Software Engineering
5 44 (18.11%) Microservices
6 41 (16.87%) BDD
7 40 (16.46%) Test Automation
8 39 (16.05%) TDD
9 34 (13.99%) OO
10 32 (13.17%) Analytics
10 32 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (13.17%) Web Development
11 31 (12.76%) Kanban
12 28 (11.52%) Artificial Intelligence
13 27 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
14 23 (9.47%) Machine Learning
15 21 (8.64%) Capacity Management
16 20 (8.23%) Project Management
17 18 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (7.41%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (34.98%) JavaScript
2 82 (33.74%) Python
3 75 (30.86%) SQL
4 63 (25.93%) C#
5 35 (14.40%) C++
6 26 (10.70%) Java 8
7 20 (8.23%) PHP
8 16 (6.58%) Scala
9 11 (4.53%) C
10 10 (4.12%) Apex Code
10 10 (4.12%) TypeScript
10 10 (4.12%) VB.NET
11 9 (3.70%) Perl
11 9 (3.70%) Rust
12 7 (2.88%) Go
13 5 (2.06%) Apple Swift
13 5 (2.06%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.06%) Kotlin
13 5 (2.06%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (11.52%) Degree
2 24 (9.88%) Security Cleared
3 23 (9.47%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.06%) PhD
6 2 (0.82%) ISEB
7 1 (0.41%) IIBA
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.88%) SLA
2 6 (2.47%) QA
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (12.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (10.29%) Kubernetes
2 24 (9.88%) Ansible
3 19 (7.82%) Terraform
4 4 (1.65%) Kibana
5 2 (0.82%) Graylog
5 2 (0.82%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.41%) Bareos
6 1 (0.41%) Fluentd
6 1 (0.41%) Grafana
6 1 (0.41%) Graphite
6 1 (0.41%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.41%) Opsgenie
6 1 (0.41%) Puppet
6 1 (0.41%) StatsD
6 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (5.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (3.70%) IBM
4 8 (3.29%) WSO2
4 8 (3.29%) Zend
5 6 (2.47%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.47%) Pega
6 4 (1.65%) Oracle
7 3 (1.23%) Xerox
8 2 (0.82%) ATG
8 2 (0.82%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.82%) Demandware
8 2 (0.82%) hybris
8 2 (0.82%) Talend
8 2 (0.82%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.41%) Adobe
9 1 (0.41%) Apple
9 1 (0.41%) New Relic
9 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.41%) Splunk