Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 32 18 18
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 404 260 644
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 6.79% 10.41% 10.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.72% 19.79% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 148 211 434
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,300
25th Percentile £43,438 £42,500 £40,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £71,375 £73,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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 2,745 1,314 3,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.16% 52.60% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,191 994 2,289
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,286 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,350 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +2 163 £54,000 +2.86% 37
Essex -1 110 £72,500 +7.41% 10
Cambridgeshire -28 96 £55,000 -4.35% 53
Suffolk +3 26 £50,000 - 3
Bedfordshire -37 10 £54,250 -16.54% 8
Norfolk -13 7 £37,616 -19.11% 4
Java
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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.

1 219 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (45.30%) Software Engineering
3 176 (43.56%) DevOps
4 170 (42.08%) Python
5 166 (41.09%) AWS
6 138 (34.16%) Azure
7 133 (32.92%) Risk Management
8 119 (29.46%) CI/CD
9 115 (28.47%) Kubernetes
10 111 (27.48%) Docker
10 111 (27.48%) Degree
11 110 (27.23%) C#
12 108 (26.73%) JavaScript
13 106 (26.24%) Serverless
14 100 (24.75%) Git (software)
15 96 (23.76%) Social Skills
16 89 (22.03%) SQL
17 84 (20.79%) Jenkins
18 83 (20.54%) Microservices
19 79 (19.55%) Computer Science
20 77 (19.06%) Web Services
21 75 (18.56%) C++
22 74 (18.32%) React
23 72 (17.82%) Spring Boot
23 72 (17.82%) Linux
24 70 (17.33%) Spring
24 70 (17.33%) Mentoring
25 69 (17.08%) C
26 67 (16.58%) Data Science
26 67 (16.58%) Problem-Solving

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 23 (5.69%) Confluence
2 21 (5.20%) Apache Spark
3 18 (4.46%) Apache
4 14 (3.47%) OpenStack
5 8 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.98%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.73%) Apache Solr
6 7 (1.73%) JBoss
6 7 (1.73%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.24%) CMS
8 4 (0.99%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (0.74%) nginx
9 3 (0.74%) SAS
10 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 166 (41.09%) AWS
2 138 (34.16%) Azure
3 106 (26.24%) Serverless
4 63 (15.59%) OpenShift
5 50 (12.38%) GitHub
6 41 (10.15%) GCP
7 35 (8.66%) Amazon EKS
8 19 (4.70%) Azure Data Factory
9 17 (4.21%) Power Platform
10 16 (3.96%) Amazon S3
10 16 (3.96%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 16 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (3.71%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (3.22%) AWS Lambda
13 12 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
13 12 (2.97%) PaaS
14 11 (2.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (2.72%) GitHub Actions
15 10 (2.48%) Azure Monitor
16 9 (2.23%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.21%) Kerberos
2 13 (3.22%) Cisco IPT
3 9 (2.23%) DNS
3 9 (2.23%) Firewall
3 9 (2.23%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.73%) Internet
5 4 (0.99%) Broadband
5 4 (0.99%) HTTP
5 4 (0.99%) LAN
5 4 (0.99%) Network Security
5 4 (0.99%) Software-Defined Radio
5 4 (0.99%) WAN
5 4 (0.99%) Wireless
6 3 (0.74%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.74%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.74%) MQTT
6 3 (0.74%) PBX
6 3 (0.74%) PSTN
6 3 (0.74%) SSH
6 3 (0.74%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (13.12%) Big Data
2 43 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
3 41 (10.15%) NoSQL
4 36 (8.91%) MySQL
5 31 (7.67%) MongoDB
5 31 (7.67%) Relational Database
6 28 (6.93%) Data Lake
7 23 (5.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (4.21%) Amazon Redshift
9 15 (3.71%) Power BI
9 15 (3.71%) SQL Server
10 12 (2.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (2.97%) Redis
11 11 (2.72%) Data Mining
11 11 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (2.48%) ClickHouse
13 9 (2.23%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (2.23%) Electronic Patient Records
13 9 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.98%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 100 (24.75%) Git (software)
2 84 (20.79%) Jenkins
3 52 (12.87%) JIRA
4 24 (5.94%) Maven
5 20 (4.95%) Subversion
6 18 (4.46%) Eclipse
7 16 (3.96%) Selenium
8 11 (2.72%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.24%) Postman
9 5 (1.24%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.99%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.99%) REST Assured
10 4 (0.99%) Serenity BDD
10 4 (0.99%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.74%) Hudson
11 3 (0.74%) NUnit
11 3 (0.74%) PyCharm
11 3 (0.74%) TestNG
11 3 (0.74%) TestRail
12 2 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 96 (23.76%) Social Skills
2 56 (13.86%) Finance
3 47 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (7.43%) Retail
5 19 (4.70%) Automotive
5 19 (4.70%) Law
5 19 (4.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (4.46%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 18 (4.46%) Public Sector
7 17 (4.21%) Publishing
8 14 (3.47%) Organisational Skills
9 12 (2.97%) Manufacturing
10 11 (2.72%) Telecoms
11 9 (2.23%) Games
12 8 (1.98%) Aerospace
12 8 (1.98%) Billing
13 7 (1.73%) Electronics
14 5 (1.24%) Documentation Skills
14 5 (1.24%) Influencing Skills
15 4 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 130 (32.18%) Software Engineer
2 107 (26.49%) Developer
3 50 (12.38%) Java Developer
4 45 (11.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 39 (9.65%) Architect
6 28 (6.93%) Java Engineer
7 27 (6.68%) Data Engineer
7 27 (6.68%) DevOps Engineer
8 26 (6.44%) Analyst
9 24 (5.94%) Java Software Engineer
10 22 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
10 22 (5.45%) Principal Engineer
11 20 (4.95%) Analyst Developer
11 20 (4.95%) Security Engineer
12 18 (4.46%) Principal Software Engineer
13 17 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
14 15 (3.71%) Software Developer
15 13 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
16 12 (2.97%) Lead Solutions Architect
16 12 (2.97%) Pricing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (19.06%) Web Services
2 74 (18.32%) React
3 72 (17.82%) Spring Boot
4 70 (17.33%) Spring
5 66 (16.34%) RESTful
6 64 (15.84%) REST
7 51 (12.62%) Kafka
8 47 (11.63%) Node.js
9 46 (11.39%) .NET
10 40 (9.90%) JSON
11 38 (9.41%) AngularJS
12 34 (8.42%) Swing
13 33 (8.17%) XML
14 27 (6.68%) Hibernate
14 27 (6.68%) HTML
14 27 (6.68%) Velocity
15 26 (6.44%) CSS
16 20 (4.95%) Spring MVC
17 17 (4.21%) JavaFX
17 17 (4.21%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.62%) Algorithms
2 44 (10.89%) Cloud Native
3 41 (10.15%) Data Structures
4 34 (8.42%) User Experience
5 25 (6.19%) Mobile App
6 24 (5.94%) Management Information System
7 21 (5.20%) Renewable Energy
8 20 (4.95%) Virtual Team
9 18 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
10 17 (4.21%) FMCG
10 17 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (2.48%) Social Media
12 8 (1.98%) Cyber Defence
12 8 (1.98%) Cyberattack
13 5 (1.24%) Blog
13 5 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.24%) Life Science
14 4 (0.99%) FPGA
14 4 (0.99%) Robotics
14 4 (0.99%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 72 (17.82%) Linux
2 25 (6.19%) Android
3 19 (4.70%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.70%) Unix
4 8 (1.98%) Windows
5 4 (0.99%) CentOS
5 4 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.99%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.74%) Robot Operating System
7 2 (0.50%) AIX
7 2 (0.50%) Solaris
8 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (45.30%) Software Engineering
3 176 (43.56%) DevOps
4 133 (32.92%) Risk Management
5 119 (29.46%) CI/CD
6 83 (20.54%) Microservices
7 79 (19.55%) Computer Science
8 70 (17.33%) Mentoring
9 67 (16.58%) Data Science
9 67 (16.58%) Full Stack Development
9 67 (16.58%) Problem-Solving
10 66 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
11 60 (14.85%) Test Automation
12 59 (14.60%) Machine Learning
13 57 (14.11%) Mathematics
14 54 (13.37%) SDLC
15 52 (12.87%) OO
16 50 (12.38%) Continuous Improvement
17 49 (12.13%) Scrum
18 48 (11.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 170 (42.08%) Python
2 110 (27.23%) C#
3 108 (26.73%) JavaScript
4 89 (22.03%) SQL
5 75 (18.56%) C++
6 69 (17.08%) C
7 36 (8.91%) Java 8
8 28 (6.93%) Scala
8 28 (6.93%) Shell Script
9 25 (6.19%) Bash
9 25 (6.19%) PowerShell
10 23 (5.69%) TypeScript
11 22 (5.45%) Ruby
12 20 (4.95%) Perl
12 20 (4.95%) R
13 17 (4.21%) Go
13 17 (4.21%) Kotlin
14 15 (3.71%) PHP
15 14 (3.47%) Rust
16 12 (2.97%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 111 (27.48%) Degree
2 18 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (4.21%) PhD
4 13 (3.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 13 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (3.22%) CISSP
5 12 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.97%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.49%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.49%) HND
7 5 (1.24%) OCP
7 5 (1.24%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.74%) CIW
8 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.74%) OCA
9 2 (0.50%) CCSP
9 2 (0.50%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.41%) QA
2 11 (2.72%) Accessibility
3 6 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) GDPR
4 1 (0.25%) PSD2
System Software
1 111 (27.48%) Docker
2 8 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.49%) LXC
4 5 (1.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.74%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.25%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 115 (28.47%) Kubernetes
2 58 (14.36%) Ansible
3 40 (9.90%) Terraform
4 7 (1.73%) Puppet
5 6 (1.49%) Mesos
6 3 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.74%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.50%) Consul
7 2 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.50%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.17%) Oracle
3 21 (5.20%) Databricks
4 15 (3.71%) Red Hat
5 12 (2.97%) Google
6 10 (2.48%) Facebook
7 8 (1.98%) ServiceNow
8 7 (1.73%) Palantir
8 7 (1.73%) Splunk
9 6 (1.49%) Pega
9 6 (1.49%) WSO2
10 5 (1.24%) VMware
11 4 (0.99%) Apple
11 4 (0.99%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.99%) Talend
11 4 (0.99%) TOWER Software
12 3 (0.74%) Alibaba
12 3 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (0.50%) Checkmarx
13 2 (0.50%) CrowdStrike