Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 11 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1944 1917 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.00% 14.56% 13.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.47% 27.35% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1611 1666 1782
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 7078 7009 7688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.26% 53.22% 50.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5939 5995 6704
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.23% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £25,364
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -3 923 £47,500 +5.56% 80
Hertfordshire -3 592 £52,500 -4.55% 54
Essex +5 175 £50,000 - 11
Bedfordshire +11 127 £45,000 -21.74% 12
Norfolk +2 79 £45,000 +2.27% 7
Suffolk -13 52 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Java
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 790 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
2 636 (32.72%) Software Engineering
3 596 (30.66%) Python
4 554 (28.50%) Degree
5 536 (27.57%) JavaScript
6 533 (27.42%) Computer Science
7 529 (27.21%) C++
8 454 (23.35%) SQL
9 432 (22.22%) HTML
9 432 (22.22%) Linux
10 422 (21.71%) C#
11 409 (21.04%) Spring
12 358 (18.42%) OO
13 331 (17.03%) Mathematics
14 309 (15.90%) CSS
15 297 (15.28%) TDD
16 282 (14.51%) Finance
17 272 (13.99%) C
18 271 (13.94%) Web Services
19 261 (13.43%) Windows
20 254 (13.07%) XML
21 252 (12.96%) Oracle
22 250 (12.86%) Algorithms
23 249 (12.81%) Test Automation
24 238 (12.24%) Machine Learning
25 232 (11.93%) Computer Science Degree
26 226 (11.63%) AngularJS
27 220 (11.32%) SDLC
28 217 (11.16%) Scrum
29 205 (10.55%) MySQL

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
1 134 (6.89%) Tomcat
2 132 (6.79%) JBoss
3 74 (3.81%) Apache Spark
4 60 (3.09%) Apache
5 41 (2.11%) WebLogic
6 37 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (1.34%) WebSphere
8 22 (1.13%) Confluence
9 20 (1.03%) WildFly
10 18 (0.93%) Apache Solr
11 17 (0.87%) OpenStack
12 15 (0.77%) Drupal
13 14 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
13 14 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (0.67%) SAS
15 12 (0.62%) SharePoint
16 8 (0.41%) CMS
16 8 (0.41%) GlassFish
16 8 (0.41%) IIS
16 8 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.26%) SPSS
3 4 (0.21%) EngageOne
4 3 (0.15%) Pipeline Pilot
4 3 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.051%) Weka
Business Applications
1 30 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.41%) Movex
4 6 (0.31%) Maximo
5 5 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.21%) Exstream
6 4 (0.21%) SAP SRM
7 3 (0.15%) Magento
7 3 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.15%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.15%) SessionCam
7 3 (0.15%) Unica
8 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.051%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.051%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 183 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 28 (1.44%) SaaS
5 26 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (0.67%) Serverless
7 11 (0.57%) Google Play
8 10 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 10 (0.51%) Office 365
9 7 (0.36%) GitHub
9 7 (0.36%) TestFlight
10 6 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 6 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.21%) PaaS
12 3 (0.15%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.15%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.15%) Route 53
12 3 (0.15%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.29%) Internet
2 58 (2.98%) HTTP
3 41 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 24 (1.23%) Firewall
5 20 (1.03%) Wireless
6 12 (0.62%) DNS
7 9 (0.46%) FTP
8 8 (0.41%) SAN
9 7 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (0.31%) Broadband
10 6 (0.31%) NAS
10 6 (0.31%) SSL
10 6 (0.31%) VPN
11 5 (0.26%) SMTP
12 4 (0.21%) DHCP
12 4 (0.21%) IPv6
13 3 (0.15%) Bluetooth
13 3 (0.15%) ICMP
13 3 (0.15%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.15%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (10.55%) MySQL
2 180 (9.26%) Relational Database
3 160 (8.23%) SQL Server
4 159 (8.18%) NoSQL
5 98 (5.04%) Big Data
6 69 (3.55%) Hadoop
7 62 (3.19%) Oracle Database
8 59 (3.03%) MongoDB
9 53 (2.73%) RDBMS
10 43 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
11 38 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
12 28 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
13 27 (1.39%) HBase
14 23 (1.18%) Text Mining
15 21 (1.08%) GIS
16 18 (0.93%) MarkLogic
17 17 (0.87%) Data Mining
18 15 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (0.77%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 173 (8.90%) Git (software)
2 125 (6.43%) JUnit
3 120 (6.17%) Jenkins
4 110 (5.66%) Selenium
5 99 (5.09%) Maven
6 91 (4.68%) Cucumber
7 84 (4.32%) JIRA
8 77 (3.96%) Subversion
9 68 (3.50%) Eclipse
10 45 (2.31%) WebDriver
11 39 (2.01%) JBehave
12 38 (1.95%) Mercurial
13 37 (1.90%) Gradle
13 37 (1.90%) Mockito
14 28 (1.44%) Ant
15 22 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
16 21 (1.08%) NUnit
16 21 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
17 20 (1.03%) Visual Studio
18 19 (0.98%) JMeter
General
1 282 (14.51%) Finance
2 128 (6.58%) Retail
3 69 (3.55%) Banking
4 59 (3.03%) Advertising
4 59 (3.03%) Automotive
5 45 (2.31%) Marketing
6 38 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 37 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 29 (1.49%) Games
9 28 (1.44%) Telecoms
10 26 (1.34%) Publishing
11 23 (1.18%) Electronics
12 12 (0.62%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.26%) Back Office
13 5 (0.26%) Interactive Media
13 5 (0.26%) Legal
14 3 (0.15%) Local Government
15 2 (0.10%) Digital Economy
15 2 (0.10%) French Language
16 1 (0.051%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1054 (54.22%) Developer
2 615 (31.64%) Java Developer
3 306 (15.74%) Software Engineer
4 228 (11.73%) Graduate
5 192 (9.88%) Software Developer
6 145 (7.46%) Graduate Developer
7 144 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
7 144 (7.41%) Java Engineer
8 140 (7.20%) Senior Developer
9 119 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
10 114 (5.86%) C++ Developer
11 113 (5.81%) Senior Java Developer
12 110 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
13 108 (5.56%) Analyst
14 96 (4.94%) C++ Software Developer
15 88 (4.53%) Junior
16 86 (4.42%) Web Developer
17 83 (4.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 81 (4.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
19 79 (4.06%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (22.22%) HTML
2 409 (21.04%) Spring
3 309 (15.90%) CSS
4 271 (13.94%) Web Services
5 254 (13.07%) XML
6 226 (11.63%) AngularJS
7 183 (9.41%) Hibernate
7 183 (9.41%) REST
8 180 (9.26%) .NET
9 159 (8.18%) J2EE
10 156 (8.02%) HTML5
11 152 (7.82%) Java EE
12 141 (7.25%) jQuery
13 119 (6.12%) SOAP
14 104 (5.35%) JSON
15 98 (5.04%) Node.js
16 92 (4.73%) Spring MVC
16 92 (4.73%) Struts
17 90 (4.63%) CSS3
18 89 (4.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 533 (27.42%) Computer Science
2 250 (12.86%) Algorithms
3 150 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
4 137 (7.05%) Mobile App
5 66 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
6 64 (3.29%) User Experience
7 63 (3.24%) Data Structures
8 55 (2.83%) Fintech
9 45 (2.31%) Life Science
9 45 (2.31%) Smart City
10 38 (1.95%) Client/Server
11 32 (1.65%) Robotics
12 30 (1.54%) 3D Printing
12 30 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (1.54%) Java Card
13 29 (1.49%) Smart Energy
14 28 (1.44%) Internet of Things
15 24 (1.23%) Virtual Team
16 23 (1.18%) Augmented Reality
17 19 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 432 (22.22%) Linux
2 261 (13.43%) Windows
3 145 (7.46%) Android
4 137 (7.05%) Unix
5 90 (4.63%) Apple iOS
6 30 (1.54%) Debian
7 25 (1.29%) Windows Server
8 24 (1.23%) Solaris
9 15 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
10 12 (0.62%) Mac OS
10 12 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.57%) CentOS
12 9 (0.46%) CoreOS
12 9 (0.46%) Ubuntu
12 9 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.41%) AIX
13 8 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (0.41%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 790 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
2 636 (32.72%) Software Engineering
3 358 (18.42%) OO
4 331 (17.03%) Mathematics
5 297 (15.28%) TDD
6 249 (12.81%) Test Automation
7 238 (12.24%) Machine Learning
8 220 (11.32%) SDLC
9 217 (11.16%) Scrum
10 195 (10.03%) Physics
11 189 (9.72%) Web Development
12 187 (9.62%) Multithreading
13 147 (7.56%) DevOps
14 144 (7.41%) Unit Testing
15 143 (7.36%) MVC
16 129 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
17 122 (6.28%) Artificial Intelligence
18 111 (5.71%) Open Source
19 102 (5.25%) BDD
19 102 (5.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 596 (30.66%) Python
2 536 (27.57%) JavaScript
3 529 (27.21%) C++
4 454 (23.35%) SQL
5 422 (21.71%) C#
6 272 (13.99%) C
7 136 (7.00%) PHP
8 105 (5.40%) Scala
9 78 (4.01%) MATLAB
10 77 (3.96%) Perl
11 70 (3.60%) PL/SQL
12 65 (3.34%) Ruby
13 55 (2.83%) Shell Script
14 53 (2.73%) Objective-C
15 42 (2.16%) Bash Shell
16 33 (1.70%) R
16 33 (1.70%) TypeScript
17 31 (1.59%) Apple Swift
18 30 (1.54%) T-SQL
19 28 (1.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 554 (28.50%) Degree
2 232 (11.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 135 (6.94%) PhD
4 71 (3.65%) Security Cleared
5 32 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (1.65%) Numerate Degree
6 30 (1.54%) MCP
7 15 (0.77%) DBS Check
8 13 (0.67%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.62%) ISEB
9 12 (0.62%) ISTQB
10 10 (0.51%) CISSP
11 7 (0.36%) CISA
12 4 (0.21%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.21%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.15%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (0.15%) CISM
13 3 (0.15%) CSSLP
13 3 (0.15%) MCSD
13 3 (0.15%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (6.43%) QA
2 27 (1.39%) SLA
3 6 (0.31%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.31%) RosettaNet
4 4 (0.21%) DICOM
4 4 (0.21%) HL7
5 3 (0.15%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.051%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.051%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.051%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.051%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.051%) SEPA
System Software
1 89 (4.58%) Docker
2 27 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.98%) vSphere
4 18 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
5 17 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (0.77%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.51%) HDFS
8 9 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.41%) Active Directory
10 6 (0.31%) Apache Flume
11 5 (0.26%) Firmware
12 4 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.10%) Postfix
13 2 (0.10%) PowerDNS
13 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 1 (0.051%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.051%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.051%) Xen
Systems Management
1 56 (2.88%) Ansible
2 54 (2.78%) Puppet
3 43 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (1.18%) Kubernetes
5 15 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 10 (0.51%) Data Guard
6 10 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (0.41%) Nagios
8 7 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (0.31%) Terraform
9 6 (0.31%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.21%) Dollar Universe
10 4 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
11 2 (0.10%) Cacti
11 2 (0.10%) Graphite
11 2 (0.10%) Mesos
11 2 (0.10%) Opsview
11 2 (0.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 252 (12.96%) Oracle
2 97 (4.99%) Microsoft
3 67 (3.45%) Google
4 43 (2.21%) VMware
5 27 (1.39%) IBM
6 22 (1.13%) SAP
7 19 (0.98%) Cloudera
8 15 (0.77%) Tableau
8 15 (0.77%) Terracotta
9 14 (0.72%) Sun
10 12 (0.62%) Red Hat
11 11 (0.57%) Citrix
11 11 (0.57%) Splunk
12 10 (0.51%) PeopleSoft
12 10 (0.51%) WorldPay
13 9 (0.46%) Cognizant
13 9 (0.46%) JD Edwards
14 8 (0.41%) Apple
15 7 (0.36%) NetApp
15 7 (0.36%) Sage