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

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 984 1,831 1,914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.28% 14.80% 15.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.84% 26.24% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 770 1,406 1,607
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £69,400
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 4,128 6,977 6,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 51.52% 56.41% 56.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,233 5,604 5,681
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,500 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 May 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 May 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 0 429 £55,000 +15.79% 62
Hertfordshire -12 314 £55,000 -4.35% 41
Bedfordshire +13 124 £55,000 +4.76% 9
Essex -5 76 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Suffolk -1 23 £40,000 -30.43% 4
Norfolk 0 17 £34,000 -18.07% 2
East Anglia 0 1 £60,000 +29.03% 16
Java
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 512 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (29.78%) JavaScript
3 270 (27.44%) Python
4 261 (26.52%) Software Engineering
5 234 (23.78%) Linux
6 215 (21.85%) C#
7 202 (20.53%) Scrum
8 200 (20.33%) Amazon AWS
9 199 (20.22%) Test Automation
10 195 (19.82%) Spring
11 189 (19.21%) C++
12 185 (18.80%) HTML
13 182 (18.50%) AngularJS
14 180 (18.29%) TDD
15 179 (18.19%) SQL
16 164 (16.67%) Degree
17 150 (15.24%) Web Services
18 148 (15.04%) Oracle
19 146 (14.84%) CSS
20 140 (14.23%) Git (software)
21 139 (14.13%) Docker
21 139 (14.13%) DevOps
22 126 (12.80%) Finance
23 124 (12.60%) Machine Learning
24 117 (11.89%) React
25 115 (11.69%) Computer Science
26 103 (10.47%) WorldPay
27 98 (9.96%) BDD
28 97 (9.86%) .NET
28 97 (9.86%) OO

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 56 (5.69%) JBoss
2 51 (5.18%) Tomcat
3 44 (4.47%) WebSphere
4 31 (3.15%) WebLogic
5 28 (2.85%) Apache
6 19 (1.93%) Confluence
7 18 (1.83%) Apache Spark
8 9 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 9 (0.91%) Apache Geronimo
8 9 (0.91%) GlassFish
9 8 (0.81%) Jetty
10 6 (0.61%) Apache Pig
10 6 (0.61%) CMS
10 6 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.51%) CoreMedia CMS
11 5 (0.51%) WildFly
12 4 (0.41%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.41%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.41%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.30%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (0.81%) Weka
3 6 (0.61%) Simulink
4 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.20%) CPLEX
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.10%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 30 (3.05%) Summit
2 15 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
3 14 (1.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (0.61%) Magento
5 5 (0.51%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.41%) Fredhopper
7 3 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.10%) CiviCRM
9 1 (0.10%) Maximo
9 1 (0.10%) Postilion
9 1 (0.10%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 200 (20.33%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (5.69%) GitHub
4 44 (4.47%) SaaS
5 34 (3.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (1.12%) OpenShift
9 9 (0.91%) BrowserStack
10 7 (0.71%) Serverless
11 5 (0.51%) PaaS
12 4 (0.41%) Algolia
12 4 (0.41%) BlazeMeter
12 4 (0.41%) IaaS
13 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.20%) Engine Yard
13 2 (0.20%) Google Play
13 2 (0.20%) Heroku
13 2 (0.20%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.46%) Internet
2 22 (2.24%) Bluetooth
3 21 (2.13%) HTTP
4 20 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.52%) DNS
6 10 (1.02%) RFID
6 10 (1.02%) WebEx
6 10 (1.02%) ZigBee
7 9 (0.91%) SSL
8 8 (0.81%) DHCP
8 8 (0.81%) Firewall
8 8 (0.81%) ICMP
8 8 (0.81%) SNMP
8 8 (0.81%) Wireless
9 7 (0.71%) IPv6
9 7 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (0.61%) 802.15
10 6 (0.61%) X.509
11 3 (0.30%) MQTT
11 3 (0.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 63 (6.40%) Relational Database
3 61 (6.20%) NoSQL
4 56 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
5 53 (5.39%) MongoDB
6 48 (4.88%) MySQL
7 41 (4.17%) Big Data
8 28 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (2.54%) RDBMS
10 22 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
12 16 (1.63%) Hadoop
13 15 (1.52%) Oracle Database
14 14 (1.42%) GIS
15 12 (1.22%) QlikView
16 10 (1.02%) Apache Hive
16 10 (1.02%) DB2
17 9 (0.91%) Sqoop
18 8 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
18 8 (0.81%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 140 (14.23%) Git (software)
2 86 (8.74%) Selenium
3 78 (7.93%) Jenkins
4 76 (7.72%) JIRA
5 70 (7.11%) Cucumber
6 56 (5.69%) Maven
7 55 (5.59%) JUnit
8 42 (4.27%) Gradle
9 31 (3.15%) JBehave
10 28 (2.85%) TeamCity
11 26 (2.64%) Ant
12 25 (2.54%) WebDriver
13 21 (2.13%) Subversion
14 19 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 19 (1.93%) Jasmine
14 19 (1.93%) SpecFlow
15 18 (1.83%) git-flow
15 18 (1.83%) gulp
16 17 (1.73%) NUnit
17 15 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 126 (12.80%) Finance
2 66 (6.71%) Banking
3 59 (6.00%) Retail
4 28 (2.85%) Games
5 17 (1.73%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.63%) Automotive
6 16 (1.63%) Military
7 15 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.12%) Legal
9 9 (0.91%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.71%) Marketing
11 6 (0.61%) Avionics
11 6 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.41%) Publishing
13 3 (0.30%) Law
14 2 (0.20%) Advertising
15 1 (0.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 520 (52.85%) Developer
2 238 (24.19%) Java Developer
3 128 (13.01%) Senior Developer
4 121 (12.30%) Software Engineer
5 119 (12.09%) Software Developer
6 100 (10.16%) Java Engineer
7 60 (6.10%) Java Software Engineer
8 58 (5.89%) Analyst
9 50 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 46 (4.67%) Graduate
11 43 (4.37%) Test Engineer
12 42 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
13 39 (3.96%) Senior Software Engineer
14 36 (3.66%) Android Developer
14 36 (3.66%) Junior
15 35 (3.56%) DevOps Engineer
16 34 (3.46%) Architect
16 34 (3.46%) Graduate Developer
16 34 (3.46%) Lead Developer
17 33 (3.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (19.82%) Spring
2 185 (18.80%) HTML
3 182 (18.50%) AngularJS
4 150 (15.24%) Web Services
5 146 (14.84%) CSS
6 117 (11.89%) React
7 97 (9.86%) .NET
8 93 (9.45%) RESTful
9 81 (8.23%) Hibernate
10 80 (8.13%) REST
11 79 (8.03%) J2EE
12 66 (6.71%) HTML5
12 66 (6.71%) Node.js
12 66 (6.71%) Spring Boot
12 66 (6.71%) XML
13 64 (6.50%) JSON
14 51 (5.18%) SOAP
15 45 (4.57%) Java EE
16 41 (4.17%) jQuery
17 37 (3.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 86 (8.74%) Fintech
2 73 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (5.59%) Algorithms
4 35 (3.56%) Client/Server
5 31 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (2.95%) Mobile App
7 25 (2.54%) User Experience
8 23 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
9 21 (2.13%) Smart City
10 19 (1.93%) Robotics
11 15 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
12 14 (1.42%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.42%) Public Cloud
13 13 (1.32%) Internet of Things
14 12 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
15 11 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
16 9 (0.91%) Blog
16 9 (0.91%) PKI
16 9 (0.91%) Smart Meter
17 7 (0.71%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 234 (23.78%) Linux
2 70 (7.11%) Android
3 58 (5.89%) Windows
4 28 (2.85%) Apple iOS
5 24 (2.44%) Unix
6 17 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.52%) CoreOS
8 8 (0.81%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.41%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.30%) FreeRTOS
10 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.20%) Solaris
11 2 (0.20%) SUSE
12 1 (0.10%) CentOS
12 1 (0.10%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.10%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.10%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (26.52%) Software Engineering
3 202 (20.53%) Scrum
4 199 (20.22%) Test Automation
5 180 (18.29%) TDD
6 139 (14.13%) DevOps
7 124 (12.60%) Machine Learning
8 115 (11.69%) Computer Science
9 98 (9.96%) BDD
10 97 (9.86%) OO
11 91 (9.25%) Problem-Solving
12 87 (8.84%) Kanban
12 87 (8.84%) Mathematics
13 81 (8.23%) MVC
14 78 (7.93%) Microservices
15 76 (7.72%) Artificial Intelligence
16 73 (7.42%) E-Commerce
17 68 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
18 64 (6.50%) Continuous Delivery
19 59 (6.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 293 (29.78%) JavaScript
2 270 (27.44%) Python
3 215 (21.85%) C#
4 189 (19.21%) C++
5 179 (18.19%) SQL
6 89 (9.04%) PHP
7 85 (8.64%) C
8 74 (7.52%) Scala
9 59 (6.00%) Ruby
10 57 (5.79%) Java 8
11 56 (5.69%) Bash Shell
12 50 (5.08%) MATLAB
13 45 (4.57%) R
13 45 (4.57%) TypeScript
14 44 (4.47%) Kotlin
15 40 (4.07%) PL/SQL
16 35 (3.56%) ES6
17 30 (3.05%) Bourne shell
17 30 (3.05%) Korn
18 27 (2.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 164 (16.67%) Degree
2 77 (7.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 61 (6.20%) PhD
4 31 (3.15%) Security Cleared
5 22 (2.24%) SC Cleared
6 20 (2.03%) ISEB
7 17 (1.73%) CISSP
8 13 (1.32%) Postgraduate
9 12 (1.22%) CEH
10 9 (0.91%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.81%) GCIA
11 8 (0.81%) GCIH
11 8 (0.81%) GSEC
11 8 (0.81%) SSCP
12 7 (0.71%) DBS Check
12 7 (0.71%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
15 4 (0.41%) MPhil
16 3 (0.30%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.42%) QA
2 33 (3.35%) PSD2
3 12 (1.22%) COBIT
4 7 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.61%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.41%) SLA
7 2 (0.20%) HL7
8 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.10%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 139 (14.13%) Docker
2 19 (1.93%) Firmware
3 10 (1.02%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.91%) HDFS
5 6 (0.61%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 3 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.30%) vSphere
7 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.20%) iptables
7 2 (0.20%) NFS
7 2 (0.20%) Postfix
7 2 (0.20%) Samba
7 2 (0.20%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 66 (6.71%) Kubernetes
2 29 (2.95%) Ansible
3 15 (1.52%) Terraform
4 11 (1.12%) Puppet
5 8 (0.81%) Grafana
5 8 (0.81%) Prometheus
6 7 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.61%) CA Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
7 6 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 6 (0.61%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 3 (0.30%) Nessus
8 3 (0.30%) Packer
9 2 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.20%) Kibana
9 2 (0.20%) logstash
9 2 (0.20%) Munin
9 2 (0.20%) Nagios
9 2 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 148 (15.04%) Oracle
2 103 (10.47%) WorldPay
3 62 (6.30%) Microsoft
4 31 (3.15%) Google
5 23 (2.34%) IBM
6 22 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (1.93%) Tableau
8 17 (1.73%) Red Hat
9 13 (1.32%) Qualys
10 12 (1.22%) Veracode
11 9 (0.91%) Elastic Path
11 9 (0.91%) MuleSoft
11 9 (0.91%) SAP
12 8 (0.81%) Adobe
12 8 (0.81%) Alteryx
12 8 (0.81%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.71%) ESRI
13 7 (0.71%) Luciad
13 7 (0.71%) Sencha
13 7 (0.71%) Splunk