Period
to 21 September 2020

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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 15 13
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 185 789 1,537
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.32% 11.17% 13.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.39% 22.50% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 164 604 1,258
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £94,250 £76,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £66,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.60% +8.70% +4.55%

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 1,129 3,506 5,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 56.91% 49.62% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 877 2,549 4,846
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +3.09%

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 21 September 2020.

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 September 2020. 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 -4 84 £55,000 - 27
Essex -2 40 £90,000 +80.00% 6
Hertfordshire -2 36 £53,750 -6.52% 28
Bedfordshire +4 16 £56,250 +7.14% 3
Norfolk +10 5 £36,500 -8.75% 4
Suffolk -7 4 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Java
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 91 (49.19%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (37.30%) Python
3 65 (35.14%) AWS
4 64 (34.59%) JavaScript
5 48 (25.95%) DevOps
6 45 (24.32%) AngularJS
7 44 (23.78%) Scrum
7 44 (23.78%) Spring
8 43 (23.24%) SQL
9 42 (22.70%) C#
10 41 (22.16%) Azure
11 40 (21.62%) Linux
12 38 (20.54%) HTML
13 34 (18.38%) Software Engineering
13 34 (18.38%) Git (software)
14 32 (17.30%) React
14 32 (17.30%) CSS
15 31 (16.76%) OO
15 31 (16.76%) Web Development
16 29 (15.68%) Degree
16 29 (15.68%) .NET
17 28 (15.14%) Docker
17 28 (15.14%) Jenkins
17 28 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
18 27 (14.59%) MySQL
19 26 (14.05%) C++
19 26 (14.05%) Spring Boot
20 25 (13.51%) Big Data
20 25 (13.51%) Web Services
21 24 (12.97%) PostgreSQL

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 15 (8.11%) Apache Spark
2 11 (5.95%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (5.41%) Apache Airflow
3 10 (5.41%) Luigi
4 4 (2.16%) Apache
4 4 (2.16%) Mule
5 3 (1.62%) Confluence
5 3 (1.62%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.08%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.08%) nginx
7 1 (0.54%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.54%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Maximo
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 65 (35.14%) AWS
2 41 (22.16%) Azure
3 11 (5.95%) Amazon EMR
4 10 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (5.41%) Logic Apps
5 8 (4.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (4.32%) GCP
5 8 (4.32%) Serverless
6 7 (3.78%) SaaS
7 6 (3.24%) Power Platform
8 5 (2.70%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (2.16%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.62%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (1.62%) Oracle CX
11 1 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.54%) AWS CodeCommit
11 1 (0.54%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (0.54%) Datadog
11 1 (0.54%) Heroku
11 1 (0.54%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) Firewall
2 1 (0.54%) FTP
2 1 (0.54%) InfiniBand
2 1 (0.54%) Skype
2 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.59%) MySQL
2 25 (13.51%) Big Data
3 24 (12.97%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (10.27%) NoSQL
4 19 (10.27%) Relational Database
5 15 (8.11%) SQL Server
6 14 (7.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (6.49%) Hadoop
7 12 (6.49%) MongoDB
8 11 (5.95%) Amazon Redshift
8 11 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (5.41%) Azkaban
9 10 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (5.41%) Text Mining
10 6 (3.24%) BigQuery
10 6 (3.24%) Power BI
11 4 (2.16%) Redis
12 3 (1.62%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 34 (18.38%) Git (software)
2 28 (15.14%) Jenkins
3 18 (9.73%) Maven
4 17 (9.19%) JIRA
5 10 (5.41%) Gradle
6 7 (3.78%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.24%) Selenium
8 5 (2.70%) GitLab
9 4 (2.16%) Hudson
10 3 (1.62%) Appium
10 3 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.62%) CircleCI
10 3 (1.62%) JUnit
10 3 (1.62%) Subversion
10 3 (1.62%) Travis CI
11 2 (1.08%) Android Studio
11 2 (1.08%) NUnit
11 2 (1.08%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.08%) TestNG
General
1 11 (5.95%) Public Sector
2 8 (4.32%) Finance
3 6 (3.24%) Police
4 5 (2.70%) Advertising
4 5 (2.70%) Legal
5 4 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.62%) Local Government
7 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.08%) Games
7 2 (1.08%) Law
7 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.08%) Marketing
7 2 (1.08%) Retail
8 1 (0.54%) Automotive
8 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (60.00%) Developer
2 51 (27.57%) Java Developer
3 21 (11.35%) Senior Developer
4 14 (7.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 14 (7.57%) Software Developer
5 13 (7.03%) PHP Developer
6 12 (6.49%) Salesforce Developer
7 10 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
7 10 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) Analyst
9 7 (3.78%) Architect
9 7 (3.78%) Head of Engineering
9 7 (3.78%) Junior
10 6 (3.24%) Data Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) Head of Software Engineering
10 6 (3.24%) Junior Developer
10 6 (3.24%) Linux Developer
10 6 (3.24%) Senior Data Engineer
11 5 (2.70%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (24.32%) AngularJS
2 44 (23.78%) Spring
3 38 (20.54%) HTML
4 32 (17.30%) CSS
4 32 (17.30%) React
5 29 (15.68%) .NET
6 26 (14.05%) Spring Boot
7 25 (13.51%) Web Services
8 22 (11.89%) jQuery
8 22 (11.89%) RESTful
9 19 (10.27%) Vue.js
10 17 (9.19%) REST
11 14 (7.57%) Laravel
11 14 (7.57%) Node.js
12 12 (6.49%) HTML5
12 12 (6.49%) Java EE
12 12 (6.49%) SOAP
12 12 (6.49%) Visualforce
13 11 (5.95%) Kafka
14 10 (5.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.81%) Life Science
2 18 (9.73%) Public Cloud
3 16 (8.65%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 10 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.78%) Cloud Native
6 6 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.24%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.70%) User Experience
8 3 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.62%) NHS
9 2 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.54%) Animation
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.62%) Linux
2 21 (11.35%) Android
3 15 (8.11%) Windows
4 7 (3.78%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.08%) CentOS
5 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.54%) Unix
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (49.19%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (25.95%) DevOps
3 44 (23.78%) Scrum
4 34 (18.38%) Software Engineering
5 31 (16.76%) OO
5 31 (16.76%) Web Development
6 28 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (11.35%) Machine Learning
8 20 (10.81%) Capacity Management
8 20 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 18 (9.73%) Computer Science
9 18 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (9.73%) Project Management
10 17 (9.19%) Microservices
11 16 (8.65%) Analytics
11 16 (8.65%) Artificial Intelligence
11 16 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (8.11%) Availability Management
12 15 (8.11%) Service Design
13 14 (7.57%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 69 (37.30%) Python
2 64 (34.59%) JavaScript
3 43 (23.24%) SQL
4 42 (22.70%) C#
5 26 (14.05%) C++
6 23 (12.43%) PHP
7 16 (8.65%) Scala
8 15 (8.11%) Java 8
9 13 (7.03%) TypeScript
10 12 (6.49%) Apex Code
11 7 (3.78%) Kotlin
12 6 (3.24%) Rust
13 5 (2.70%) Apple Swift
13 5 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.70%) Go
13 5 (2.70%) T-SQL
14 4 (2.16%) F#
15 3 (1.62%) Clojure
15 3 (1.62%) Perl
15 3 (1.62%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (15.68%) Degree
2 16 (8.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (5.95%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.95%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.62%) ISEB
6 1 (0.54%) PhD
6 1 (0.54%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) SLA
2 3 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 28 (15.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) GPFS
2 1 (0.54%) Lustre
2 1 (0.54%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (7.03%) Ansible
1 13 (7.03%) Terraform
2 11 (5.95%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.62%) Graylog
3 3 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.62%) Prometheus
3 3 (1.62%) Puppet
4 2 (1.08%) Grafana
4 2 (1.08%) Graphite
5 1 (0.54%) Bareos
5 1 (0.54%) Fluentd
5 1 (0.54%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.54%) Kibana
5 1 (0.54%) MOM
5 1 (0.54%) Opsgenie
5 1 (0.54%) StatsD
Vendors
1 14 (7.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.49%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (4.32%) Zend
4 7 (3.78%) Oracle
5 5 (2.70%) Google
6 4 (2.16%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.62%) hybris
7 3 (1.62%) IBM
8 2 (1.08%) ATG
8 2 (1.08%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.08%) Demandware
8 2 (1.08%) HP
8 2 (1.08%) New Relic
8 2 (1.08%) Pega
8 2 (1.08%) WSO2
8 2 (1.08%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.54%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.54%) Jitterbit
9 1 (0.54%) Percona
9 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow