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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / East of England
Rank 9 14 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Java 962 1034 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.77% 14.07% 13.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.40% 29.12% 25.05%
Number of salaries quoted 777 853 801
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3272 3551 3904
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 53.65% 48.31% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2702 2958 3232
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire 0 378 £45,000 +5.88% 67
Hertfordshire -2 319 £50,000 +5.26% 29
Essex +26 156 £50,000 +2.56% 20
Bedfordshire +24 62 £40,000 -15.34% 6
Norfolk +3 41 £45,000 -13.46% 10
Suffolk -18 19 £43,750 +16.66% 3
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 860 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 609 (30.93%) SQL
3 530 (26.92%) Degree
4 494 (25.09%) JavaScript
5 483 (24.53%) Computer Science
6 454 (23.06%) Spring
7 417 (21.18%) Software Engineering
7 417 (21.18%) C#
8 399 (20.26%) Linux
9 394 (20.01%) Oracle
10 391 (19.86%) Python
11 388 (19.71%) HTML
12 352 (17.88%) OO
13 338 (17.17%) Web Services
14 336 (17.06%) Finance
15 333 (16.91%) C++
16 307 (15.59%) J2EE
17 302 (15.34%) CSS
18 298 (15.13%) Scrum
19 283 (14.37%) Hibernate
19 283 (14.37%) XML
20 265 (13.46%) .NET
21 262 (13.31%) SQL Server
22 236 (11.99%) Maven
23 230 (11.68%) Mathematics
24 228 (11.58%) TDD
25 204 (10.36%) Unix
26 199 (10.11%) Windows
27 197 (10.01%) Tomcat
28 193 (9.80%) Relational Database

Java
Top Related 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
1 197 (10.01%) Tomcat
2 187 (9.50%) JBoss
3 127 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 114 (5.79%) Apache
4 114 (5.79%) WebLogic
5 72 (3.66%) GlassFish
6 53 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
7 43 (2.18%) Confluence
7 43 (2.18%) Mule
8 40 (2.03%) IIS
9 36 (1.83%) Mule ESB
10 27 (1.37%) Apache Spark
11 22 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 19 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 18 (0.91%) OpenStack
13 18 (0.91%) SAS
13 18 (0.91%) SharePoint
14 17 (0.86%) Apache Pig
14 17 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
15 14 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 46 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.91%) MS Office
3 15 (0.76%) SPSS
4 7 (0.36%) MS Project
5 3 (0.15%) Weka
6 2 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.051%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 21 (1.07%) Magento
2 15 (0.76%) Adobe Campaign
3 14 (0.71%) SAP Hybris
4 10 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.51%) Unica
5 5 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
5 5 (0.25%) Movex
5 5 (0.25%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.051%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 142 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (1.73%) SaaS
4 28 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (1.22%) GitHub
6 19 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
8 13 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (0.51%) Silverpop
10 4 (0.20%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.20%) Google Play
10 4 (0.20%) Office 365
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle CX
10 4 (0.20%) PaaS
10 4 (0.20%) Route 53
10 4 (0.20%) Twilio
11 3 (0.15%) Slack
12 2 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.52%) HTTP
2 70 (3.56%) Internet
3 33 (1.68%) TCP/IP
4 26 (1.32%) Firewall
5 18 (0.91%) Bluetooth
5 18 (0.91%) LDAP
6 17 (0.86%) Wireless
7 15 (0.76%) 802.11
7 15 (0.76%) SSL
8 14 (0.71%) FTP
9 9 (0.46%) DNS
9 9 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (0.46%) ZigBee
10 5 (0.25%) iBeacon
11 4 (0.20%) OpenLDAP
12 3 (0.15%) AMQP
12 3 (0.15%) ICMP
12 3 (0.15%) SAN
12 3 (0.15%) VoIP
13 2 (0.10%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (13.31%) SQL Server
2 193 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 177 (8.99%) MySQL
4 150 (7.62%) NoSQL
5 121 (6.15%) Big Data
6 100 (5.08%) RDBMS
7 92 (4.67%) Oracle Database
8 71 (3.61%) MongoDB
9 59 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
10 44 (2.23%) Hadoop
11 41 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
12 37 (1.88%) GIS
13 26 (1.32%) CouchDB
14 23 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 22 (1.12%) Neo4j
16 21 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
17 20 (1.02%) Data Mining
18 19 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
18 19 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 236 (11.99%) Maven
2 160 (8.13%) JUnit
3 150 (7.62%) Git (software)
4 149 (7.57%) Jenkins
5 129 (6.55%) Selenium
6 127 (6.45%) JIRA
7 97 (4.93%) Cucumber
8 92 (4.67%) Ant
9 85 (4.32%) Gradle
10 79 (4.01%) WebDriver
11 67 (3.40%) Visual Studio
12 61 (3.10%) Subversion
13 41 (2.08%) JBehave
14 39 (1.98%) Eclipse
14 39 (1.98%) TeamCity
15 37 (1.88%) HP UFT
16 33 (1.68%) SoapUI
17 27 (1.37%) gulp
17 27 (1.37%) Hudson
18 23 (1.17%) Mockito
General
1 336 (17.06%) Finance
2 70 (3.56%) Retail
3 49 (2.49%) Marketing
4 48 (2.44%) Automotive
5 45 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 43 (2.18%) Banking
7 42 (2.13%) Advertising
8 37 (1.88%) Electronics
9 27 (1.37%) Games
10 21 (1.07%) Legal
11 19 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
12 15 (0.76%) Aerospace
13 14 (0.71%) Publishing
14 8 (0.41%) Back Office
15 7 (0.36%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.15%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.15%) French Language
16 3 (0.15%) Law
16 3 (0.15%) Local Government
16 3 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 1134 (57.59%) Developer
2 766 (38.90%) Java Developer
3 238 (12.09%) Software Engineer
4 219 (11.12%) Senior Developer
5 212 (10.77%) Java Engineer
6 200 (10.16%) Software Developer
7 187 (9.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 165 (8.38%) Graduate
9 153 (7.77%) Analyst
10 146 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
11 106 (5.38%) Java Software Developer
12 100 (5.08%) Graduate Developer
13 86 (4.37%) Architect
14 78 (3.96%) Agile Developer
15 77 (3.91%) Programmer
16 76 (3.86%) Agile Java Developer
16 76 (3.86%) Consultant
17 73 (3.71%) J2EE Developer
18 72 (3.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
19 70 (3.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (23.06%) Spring
2 388 (19.71%) HTML
3 338 (17.17%) Web Services
4 307 (15.59%) J2EE
5 302 (15.34%) CSS
6 283 (14.37%) Hibernate
6 283 (14.37%) XML
7 265 (13.46%) .NET
8 184 (9.34%) Java EE
9 170 (8.63%) REST
10 160 (8.13%) SOAP
11 147 (7.47%) RESTful
12 126 (6.40%) JMS
13 120 (6.09%) HTML5
14 112 (5.69%) Ajax
15 110 (5.59%) AngularJS
16 109 (5.54%) jQuery
17 108 (5.49%) JSON
18 94 (4.77%) JSP
19 85 (4.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 483 (24.53%) Computer Science
2 122 (6.20%) Algorithms
3 100 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (2.84%) User Experience
5 54 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 40 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
7 39 (1.98%) Internet of Things
8 35 (1.78%) Data Structures
9 26 (1.32%) Grid Computing
10 22 (1.12%) Virtual Team
11 19 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
12 18 (0.91%) Management Information System
13 16 (0.81%) Client/Server
14 14 (0.71%) Fintech
14 14 (0.71%) iPad
14 14 (0.71%) Life Science
14 14 (0.71%) Private Cloud
14 14 (0.71%) Smartphone
15 11 (0.56%) Robotics
16 10 (0.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 399 (20.26%) Linux
2 204 (10.36%) Unix
3 199 (10.11%) Windows
4 111 (5.64%) Android
5 65 (3.30%) Apple iOS
6 35 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (1.73%) Windows Server
8 31 (1.57%) Solaris
9 23 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (0.81%) Windows 7
11 15 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.51%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
16 4 (0.20%) HPUX
17 3 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
17 3 (0.15%) CentOS
17 3 (0.15%) Debian
18 2 (0.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 860 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 417 (21.18%) Software Engineering
3 352 (17.88%) OO
4 298 (15.13%) Scrum
5 230 (11.68%) Mathematics
6 228 (11.58%) TDD
7 191 (9.70%) SDLC
8 161 (8.18%) SOA
9 143 (7.26%) OOP
10 138 (7.01%) BDD
11 136 (6.91%) Physics
11 136 (6.91%) Web Development
12 121 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
13 117 (5.94%) MVC
14 113 (5.74%) E-Commerce
15 102 (5.18%) Machine Learning
16 100 (5.08%) DevOps
17 98 (4.98%) Mentoring
17 98 (4.98%) Multithreading
18 89 (4.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 609 (30.93%) SQL
2 494 (25.09%) JavaScript
3 417 (21.18%) C#
4 391 (19.86%) Python
5 333 (16.91%) C++
6 153 (7.77%) Perl
7 145 (7.36%) C
8 132 (6.70%) PL/SQL
9 123 (6.25%) PHP
10 84 (4.27%) Shell Script
11 74 (3.76%) Bash Shell
12 66 (3.35%) T-SQL
13 65 (3.30%) Scala
14 60 (3.05%) Ruby
15 41 (2.08%) Objective-C
16 35 (1.78%) PowerShell
17 34 (1.73%) MATLAB
18 27 (1.37%) VB.NET
19 23 (1.17%) ES6
20 21 (1.07%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 530 (26.92%) Degree
2 110 (5.59%) PhD
3 39 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 18 (0.91%) ISTQB
5 14 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.61%) AWS Certification
6 12 (0.61%) ISEB
7 6 (0.30%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.15%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.10%) CISSP
11 2 (0.10%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.051%) CEH
12 1 (0.051%) CISA
12 1 (0.051%) CISM
12 1 (0.051%) GSEC
12 1 (0.051%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (6.96%) QA
2 18 (0.91%) SDET
3 17 (0.86%) SLA
4 5 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 53 (2.69%) Docker
2 28 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 16 (0.81%) KVM
5 10 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.36%) Firmware
8 6 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 5 (0.25%) vSphere
10 3 (0.15%) HDFS
10 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.15%) Xen
11 2 (0.10%) QEMU
11 2 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.051%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.051%) iptables
12 1 (0.051%) LXC
12 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.051%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 1 (0.051%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 44 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (1.73%) Puppet
3 23 (1.17%) Nagios
4 14 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (0.66%) Packer
6 12 (0.61%) Tivoli
7 11 (0.56%) Ansible
8 6 (0.30%) Grafana
8 6 (0.30%) Kibana
8 6 (0.30%) TIBCO Hawk
9 5 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 4 (0.20%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.20%) MOM
10 4 (0.20%) Opsview
11 3 (0.15%) Graphite
11 3 (0.15%) Terraform
12 2 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.10%) HP SiteScope
13 1 (0.051%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 394 (20.01%) Oracle
2 112 (5.69%) Microsoft
3 60 (3.05%) SAP
4 55 (2.79%) IBM
5 44 (2.23%) Red Hat
6 43 (2.18%) hybris
7 38 (1.93%) Atlassian
8 32 (1.63%) VMware
9 28 (1.42%) Adobe
10 23 (1.17%) HP
10 23 (1.17%) Sybase
11 22 (1.12%) Sun
12 21 (1.07%) Google
13 20 (1.02%) Pega
13 20 (1.02%) Tableau
14 16 (0.81%) Teradata
15 12 (0.61%) BEA
16 9 (0.46%) ESRI
16 9 (0.46%) RedGate
17 8 (0.41%) Apple
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + £75,000 + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum benefits inc pension & share ownersh
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + be - pension, flexibens
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 2 days ago