Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 9 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,327 1,922 1,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.05% 16.31% 15.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.16% 27.89% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,054 1,602 1,601
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 4,885 6,891 6,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 51.73% 58.49% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,910 5,769 5,745
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 +3 562 £52,500 +5.00% 110
Hertfordshire -5 445 £55,000 +4.76% 57
Essex +4 192 £45,000 -10.00% 26
Bedfordshire -11 79 £60,000 +41.18% 11
Suffolk +6 39 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Norfolk -17 9 £45,000 - 2
East Anglia - 1 £60,000 - 14
Java
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 747 (56.29%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (26.38%) JavaScript
3 345 (26.00%) Python
4 325 (24.49%) Software Engineering
5 318 (23.96%) SQL
6 297 (22.38%) Linux
7 296 (22.31%) Spring
8 274 (20.65%) TDD
9 265 (19.97%) Amazon AWS
10 261 (19.67%) Web Services
11 258 (19.44%) C#
11 258 (19.44%) Degree
12 244 (18.39%) Test Automation
13 235 (17.71%) Computer Science
14 234 (17.63%) HTML
15 230 (17.33%) C++
16 185 (13.94%) Oracle
17 182 (13.72%) Scrum
18 181 (13.64%) OO
19 171 (12.89%) Finance
19 171 (12.89%) AngularJS
20 170 (12.81%) CSS
21 155 (11.68%) Machine Learning
22 147 (11.08%) DevOps
23 145 (10.93%) C
24 142 (10.70%) Hibernate
25 139 (10.47%) Computer Science Degree
25 139 (10.47%) Problem-Solving
26 138 (10.40%) Git (software)
27 132 (9.95%) Docker

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
1 110 (8.29%) JBoss
2 96 (7.23%) WebSphere
3 71 (5.35%) Tomcat
4 50 (3.77%) Apache
4 50 (3.77%) WebLogic
5 31 (2.34%) Apache Spark
6 27 (2.03%) GlassFish
7 23 (1.73%) Confluence
7 23 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
8 22 (1.66%) OpenStack
9 17 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (0.98%) Apache Geronimo
10 13 (0.98%) MQSeries
11 11 (0.83%) Jetty
12 9 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
12 9 (0.68%) WildFly
13 8 (0.60%) IBM Notes
13 8 (0.60%) IIS
14 7 (0.53%) CMS
14 7 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 13 (0.98%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.90%) Weka
4 8 (0.60%) Chatbot
5 5 (0.38%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.15%) CPLEX
7 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.075%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (1.58%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.075%) CiviCRM
3 1 (0.075%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.075%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 265 (19.97%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (5.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 55 (4.14%) GitHub
5 49 (3.69%) SaaS
6 32 (2.41%) OpenShift
7 28 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (1.73%) Serverless
9 20 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
10 18 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (1.13%) PaaS
12 14 (1.06%) Slack
13 13 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
13 13 (0.98%) IaaS
14 9 (0.68%) Trello
15 8 (0.60%) Firebase
15 8 (0.60%) Google App Engine
16 7 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 7 (0.53%) Google Play
17 5 (0.38%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 63 (4.75%) Internet
2 49 (3.69%) TCP/IP
3 38 (2.86%) DNS
4 30 (2.26%) HTTP
5 29 (2.19%) Firewall
6 27 (2.03%) WebEx
7 22 (1.66%) DHCP
7 22 (1.66%) Wireless
8 18 (1.36%) SNMP
8 18 (1.36%) VPN
9 17 (1.28%) SSL
10 16 (1.21%) ICMP
11 13 (0.98%) SAN
12 12 (0.90%) Reverse Proxy
13 9 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (0.60%) Ethernet
14 8 (0.60%) LAN
15 4 (0.30%) FTP
15 4 (0.30%) IPv6
16 3 (0.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (9.27%) SQL Server
2 108 (8.14%) Big Data
3 101 (7.61%) Relational Database
4 89 (6.71%) NoSQL
5 83 (6.25%) MySQL
6 63 (4.75%) MongoDB
7 61 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
8 47 (3.54%) RDBMS
9 45 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 38 (2.86%) Hadoop
11 21 (1.58%) Apache Hive
12 20 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 18 (1.36%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.36%) Sqoop
14 16 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
15 15 (1.13%) Neo4j
16 12 (0.90%) CouchDB
16 12 (0.90%) Mahout
17 10 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
18 8 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 138 (10.40%) Git (software)
2 102 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 101 (7.61%) JIRA
4 88 (6.63%) Maven
5 83 (6.25%) Selenium
6 61 (4.60%) Cucumber
7 60 (4.52%) Visual Studio
8 52 (3.92%) JUnit
9 44 (3.32%) Gradle
10 32 (2.41%) Ant
11 31 (2.34%) Subversion
12 28 (2.11%) Eclipse
12 28 (2.11%) JBehave
12 28 (2.11%) WebDriver
13 23 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
14 20 (1.51%) NUnit
15 19 (1.43%) SpecFlow
15 19 (1.43%) TeamCity
15 19 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
16 17 (1.28%) WatiN
General
1 171 (12.89%) Finance
2 92 (6.93%) Retail
3 82 (6.18%) Banking
4 52 (3.92%) Automotive
5 49 (3.69%) Games
6 23 (1.73%) Publishing
7 18 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (1.13%) Telecoms
9 10 (0.75%) French Language
9 10 (0.75%) German Language
9 10 (0.75%) Swedish Language
10 9 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.53%) Advertising
12 6 (0.45%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.45%) Marketing
13 4 (0.30%) Law
14 3 (0.23%) Back Office
14 3 (0.23%) Legal
15 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 680 (51.24%) Developer
2 386 (29.09%) Java Developer
3 229 (17.26%) Software Engineer
4 144 (10.85%) Software Developer
5 142 (10.70%) Java Engineer
6 129 (9.72%) Senior Developer
7 101 (7.61%) Graduate
8 86 (6.48%) Graduate Developer
9 85 (6.41%) Java Software Engineer
10 82 (6.18%) Senior Java Developer
11 72 (5.43%) Analyst
12 70 (5.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 66 (4.97%) Lead Developer
14 60 (4.52%) Junior
15 58 (4.37%) Test Engineer
16 55 (4.14%) Lead Java Developer
17 46 (3.47%) Graduate Java Developer
18 45 (3.39%) Senior Software Engineer
19 44 (3.32%) Consultant
19 44 (3.32%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (22.31%) Spring
2 261 (19.67%) Web Services
3 234 (17.63%) HTML
4 171 (12.89%) AngularJS
5 170 (12.81%) CSS
6 142 (10.70%) Hibernate
7 120 (9.04%) XML
8 119 (8.97%) REST
9 113 (8.52%) .NET
10 97 (7.31%) RESTful
11 86 (6.48%) Java EE
12 84 (6.33%) Node.js
12 84 (6.33%) React
13 79 (5.95%) SOAP
14 77 (5.80%) Spring MVC
15 76 (5.73%) J2EE
16 68 (5.12%) HTML5
17 66 (4.97%) JSON
18 61 (4.60%) Spring Boot
19 46 (3.47%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 90 (6.78%) Algorithms
1 90 (6.78%) Fintech
2 81 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
3 71 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (4.14%) Robotics
5 35 (2.64%) Mobile App
6 33 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
7 32 (2.41%) Client/Server
8 30 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
8 30 (2.26%) Smart City
9 28 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
10 26 (1.96%) User Experience
11 24 (1.81%) Data Structures
11 24 (1.81%) Management Information System
12 23 (1.73%) Data Centre
12 23 (1.73%) Public Cloud
13 21 (1.58%) AS400
13 21 (1.58%) iSeries
13 21 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
14 14 (1.06%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 297 (22.38%) Linux
2 81 (6.10%) Windows
3 65 (4.90%) Android
4 52 (3.92%) Unix
5 45 (3.39%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.51%) Mac OS X
7 14 (1.06%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.60%) CoreOS
8 8 (0.60%) Kali Linux
8 8 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.45%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.23%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.075%) CentOS
12 1 (0.075%) Debian
12 1 (0.075%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.075%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 747 (56.29%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (24.49%) Software Engineering
3 274 (20.65%) TDD
4 244 (18.39%) Test Automation
5 235 (17.71%) Computer Science
6 182 (13.72%) Scrum
7 181 (13.64%) OO
8 155 (11.68%) Machine Learning
9 147 (11.08%) DevOps
10 139 (10.47%) Problem-Solving
11 121 (9.12%) Artificial Intelligence
11 121 (9.12%) MVC
12 113 (8.52%) Mathematics
13 109 (8.21%) Microservices
14 107 (8.06%) Mentoring
15 106 (7.99%) BDD
16 97 (7.31%) E-Commerce
17 90 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
18 89 (6.71%) Analytics
19 88 (6.63%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 350 (26.38%) JavaScript
2 345 (26.00%) Python
3 318 (23.96%) SQL
4 258 (19.44%) C#
5 230 (17.33%) C++
6 145 (10.93%) C
7 113 (8.52%) Java 8
8 94 (7.08%) Scala
9 86 (6.48%) PHP
10 49 (3.69%) PL/SQL
11 48 (3.62%) Bash Shell
11 48 (3.62%) Ruby
12 40 (3.01%) T-SQL
13 28 (2.11%) PowerShell
13 28 (2.11%) Shell Script
13 28 (2.11%) VB
14 25 (1.88%) Kotlin
15 22 (1.66%) Perl
16 21 (1.58%) Objective-C
16 21 (1.58%) RPG
Qualifications
1 258 (19.44%) Degree
2 139 (10.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 68 (5.12%) PhD
4 33 (2.49%) Security Cleared
5 32 (2.41%) ISTQB
6 30 (2.26%) ISEB
7 28 (2.11%) MPhil
8 20 (1.51%) GCIA
8 20 (1.51%) GCIH
9 18 (1.36%) SSCP
10 16 (1.21%) GSEC
11 15 (1.13%) Network+ Certification
12 14 (1.06%) DV Cleared
13 13 (0.98%) A+ Certification
14 12 (0.90%) CISSP
15 11 (0.83%) SC Cleared
16 10 (0.75%) MCSE
16 10 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (0.68%) CEH
17 9 (0.68%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.82%) QA
2 39 (2.94%) PSD2
3 13 (0.98%) SLA
4 8 (0.60%) HIPAA
4 8 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.15%) GDPR
5 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.075%) HL7
6 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 132 (9.95%) Docker
2 26 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.36%) HDFS
4 10 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (0.45%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 5 (0.38%) Firmware
8 3 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (0.15%) vSphere
10 1 (0.075%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.075%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 68 (5.12%) Kubernetes
2 64 (4.82%) Ansible
3 48 (3.62%) Puppet
4 40 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (2.34%) Terraform
6 11 (0.83%) Packer
7 8 (0.60%) Grafana
7 8 (0.60%) Kibana
7 8 (0.60%) logstash
8 7 (0.53%) Prometheus
9 6 (0.45%) CA Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.45%) Oozie
9 6 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
9 6 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 6 (0.45%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 5 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.38%) QRadar
11 3 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.15%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 185 (13.94%) Oracle
2 104 (7.84%) WorldPay
3 93 (7.01%) Microsoft
4 74 (5.58%) Google
5 35 (2.64%) IBM
6 30 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (1.36%) Splunk
8 15 (1.13%) Talend
9 13 (0.98%) Tableau
9 13 (0.98%) VMware
10 12 (0.90%) Alteryx
10 12 (0.90%) AppDynamics
10 12 (0.90%) Apple
10 12 (0.90%) Cognizant
11 11 (0.83%) Atlassian
11 11 (0.83%) CA
11 11 (0.83%) Sybase
12 10 (0.75%) SAP
13 9 (0.68%) Red Hat
13 9 (0.68%) Remedy