Period
to 16 September 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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 11 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 803 1,554 1,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.27% 14.03% 15.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.67% 25.86% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 561 1,217 1,482
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +11.48% -3.68%
10th Percentile £32,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 3,542 6,010 6,801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 49.71% 54.28% 58.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,581 4,842 5,709
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +2 362 £55,000 +15.79% 125
Hertfordshire -19 223 £57,500 - 57
Bedfordshire -5 79 £55,000 -1.35% 10
Essex -10 67 £50,000 +17.65% 9
Suffolk +4 52 £50,000 -13.04% 11
Norfolk -14 20 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Java
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 381 (47.45%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (29.51%) Python
3 229 (28.52%) Linux
4 220 (27.40%) JavaScript
5 206 (25.65%) Software Engineering
6 177 (22.04%) Test Automation
7 170 (21.17%) Scrum
8 167 (20.80%) AWS
9 164 (20.42%) Spring
10 163 (20.30%) SQL
11 144 (17.93%) C++
12 139 (17.31%) C#
13 133 (16.56%) TDD
14 132 (16.44%) Degree
15 126 (15.69%) DevOps
16 124 (15.44%) Git (software)
17 119 (14.82%) Oracle
18 109 (13.57%) Computer Science
19 104 (12.95%) Selenium
20 103 (12.83%) OO
21 100 (12.45%) Windows
22 96 (11.96%) Web Services
22 96 (11.96%) WorldPay
23 95 (11.83%) Azure
24 92 (11.46%) C
25 89 (11.08%) JUnit
26 87 (10.83%) HTML
26 87 (10.83%) CSS
27 86 (10.71%) Kanban
27 86 (10.71%) Jenkins

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 26 (3.24%) Apache
2 23 (2.86%) JBoss
3 21 (2.62%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.24%) Oracle Workflow
4 18 (2.24%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (1.25%) Confluence
8 8 (1.00%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.00%) CoreMedia CMS
9 7 (0.87%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.75%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.75%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.62%) nginx
12 4 (0.50%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.50%) WildFly
13 3 (0.37%) CMS
13 3 (0.37%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.25%) IIS
14 2 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (0.87%) Simulink
2 2 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.12%) Sketch
3 1 (0.12%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 19 (2.37%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (1.49%) Magento
2 12 (1.49%) Summit
3 8 (1.00%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.50%) Fredhopper
7 3 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.25%) Shopify
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.12%) Postilion
9 1 (0.12%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 167 (20.80%) AWS
2 95 (11.83%) Azure
3 50 (6.23%) SaaS
4 41 (5.11%) GCP
5 29 (3.61%) GitHub
6 22 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (2.37%) PaaS
8 18 (2.24%) IaaS
9 11 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (1.25%) Serverless
11 8 (1.00%) Amazon ECS
12 7 (0.87%) IBM Cloud
13 6 (0.75%) BrowserStack
14 5 (0.62%) BlazeMeter
15 4 (0.50%) Algolia
15 4 (0.50%) Sauce Labs
16 3 (0.37%) OpenShift
17 2 (0.25%) Apigee
17 2 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
17 2 (0.25%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.99%) HTTP
2 28 (3.49%) Internet
3 13 (1.62%) Bluetooth
4 9 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.00%) RFID
6 6 (0.75%) DNS
7 5 (0.62%) Firewall
8 4 (0.50%) SNMP
8 4 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.50%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.50%) ZigBee
9 3 (0.37%) DHCP
9 3 (0.37%) Hyperconnected
9 3 (0.37%) ICMP
9 3 (0.37%) MQTT
9 3 (0.37%) SSL
9 3 (0.37%) Wireless
10 2 (0.25%) FTP
10 2 (0.25%) IPv6
10 2 (0.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (9.71%) Relational Database
2 73 (9.09%) MySQL
3 50 (6.23%) SQL Server
4 39 (4.86%) NoSQL
5 31 (3.86%) GIS
5 31 (3.86%) MongoDB
6 28 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (3.36%) RDBMS
8 23 (2.86%) Big Data
9 21 (2.62%) Geospatial Data
10 20 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.49%) Spatial Data
12 11 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (1.37%) JasperReports
13 8 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.00%) ObjectStore
13 8 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.87%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.75%) DB2
15 6 (0.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 124 (15.44%) Git (software)
2 104 (12.95%) Selenium
3 89 (11.08%) JUnit
4 86 (10.71%) Jenkins
5 82 (10.21%) Cucumber
6 76 (9.46%) JIRA
7 66 (8.22%) Maven
8 52 (6.48%) Gradle
9 41 (5.11%) JBehave
10 28 (3.49%) WebDriver
11 25 (3.11%) Ant
11 25 (3.11%) Subversion
12 22 (2.74%) TeamCity
13 20 (2.49%) git-flow
14 19 (2.37%) Eclipse
14 19 (2.37%) Hudson
15 17 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (2.12%) JMeter
16 16 (1.99%) Bitbucket
17 14 (1.74%) SpecFlow
General
1 76 (9.46%) Finance
2 52 (6.48%) Retail
3 39 (4.86%) Banking
3 39 (4.86%) Games
4 24 (2.99%) Military
5 18 (2.24%) Automotive
6 14 (1.74%) Legal
7 12 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.25%) Electronics
9 8 (1.00%) Marketing
10 6 (0.75%) Avionics
11 5 (0.62%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.50%) Advertising
12 4 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.25%) Public Sector
14 1 (0.12%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Publishing
14 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 348 (43.34%) Developer
2 180 (22.42%) Java Developer
3 110 (13.70%) Software Engineer
4 89 (11.08%) Senior Developer
5 79 (9.84%) Java Engineer
6 51 (6.35%) Java Software Engineer
7 50 (6.23%) Senior Java Developer
8 48 (5.98%) Software Developer
9 42 (5.23%) Analyst
10 40 (4.98%) Security Engineer
11 36 (4.48%) Test Engineer
12 35 (4.36%) Architect
13 34 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
14 33 (4.11%) Junior
15 30 (3.74%) QA Engineer
15 30 (3.74%) Senior Java Engineer
16 29 (3.61%) Site Reliability Engineer
16 29 (3.61%) Support Engineer
17 28 (3.49%) Junior Developer
17 28 (3.49%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (20.42%) Spring
2 96 (11.96%) Web Services
3 87 (10.83%) CSS
3 87 (10.83%) HTML
4 85 (10.59%) .NET
4 85 (10.59%) AngularJS
5 76 (9.46%) Hibernate
5 76 (9.46%) REST
6 74 (9.22%) React
7 66 (8.22%) JSON
8 64 (7.97%) RESTful
9 56 (6.97%) Spring Boot
9 56 (6.97%) XML
10 53 (6.60%) J2EE
11 52 (6.48%) Java EE
12 37 (4.61%) Node.js
13 36 (4.48%) HTML5
14 34 (4.23%) SOAP
15 32 (3.99%) Middleware
16 29 (3.61%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (4.98%) Client/Server
3 36 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 35 (4.36%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
6 31 (3.86%) User Experience
7 25 (3.11%) Algorithms
8 15 (1.87%) Renewable Energy
9 14 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (1.25%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.25%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.12%) Lidar
12 9 (1.12%) Life Science
12 9 (1.12%) Mobile Computing
12 9 (1.12%) Smartphone
12 9 (1.12%) Virtual Team
13 7 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
14 6 (0.75%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 229 (28.52%) Linux
2 100 (12.45%) Windows
3 70 (8.72%) Android
4 57 (7.10%) Unix
5 34 (4.23%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (0.62%) CentOS
7 5 (0.62%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.37%) FreeRTOS
8 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.25%) Debian
9 2 (0.25%) SUSE
10 1 (0.12%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.12%) MVS
10 1 (0.12%) Solaris
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (47.45%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (25.65%) Software Engineering
3 177 (22.04%) Test Automation
4 170 (21.17%) Scrum
5 133 (16.56%) TDD
6 126 (15.69%) DevOps
7 109 (13.57%) Computer Science
8 103 (12.83%) OO
9 86 (10.71%) Kanban
10 83 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
11 77 (9.59%) BDD
12 71 (8.84%) Problem-Solving
13 69 (8.59%) Microservices
14 67 (8.34%) E-Commerce
15 52 (6.48%) Continuous Delivery
15 52 (6.48%) Mentoring
16 51 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
16 51 (6.35%) SDLC
16 51 (6.35%) Secure Coding
17 49 (6.10%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 237 (29.51%) Python
2 220 (27.40%) JavaScript
3 163 (20.30%) SQL
4 144 (17.93%) C++
5 139 (17.31%) C#
6 92 (11.46%) C
7 80 (9.96%) PHP
8 58 (7.22%) Java 8
9 55 (6.85%) Bash Shell
10 39 (4.86%) TypeScript
11 36 (4.48%) Kotlin
12 35 (4.36%) Ruby
13 30 (3.74%) PowerShell
14 29 (3.61%) Shell Script
15 27 (3.36%) Scala
16 22 (2.74%) PL/SQL
17 21 (2.62%) Go
18 20 (2.49%) VB
19 19 (2.37%) MATLAB
20 17 (2.12%) ES6
Qualifications
1 132 (16.44%) Degree
2 57 (7.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (5.23%) Security Cleared
4 29 (3.61%) SC Cleared
5 27 (3.36%) CISSP
6 26 (3.24%) CEH
7 24 (2.99%) PhD
8 5 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.62%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.50%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.50%) SSCP
10 3 (0.37%) GCIA
10 3 (0.37%) GCIH
10 3 (0.37%) GSEC
10 3 (0.37%) ISEB
10 3 (0.37%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.25%) LPIC
11 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (9.34%) QA
2 20 (2.49%) COBIT
3 18 (2.24%) PSD2
4 11 (1.37%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.00%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.75%) HIPAA
8 5 (0.62%) SLA
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.12%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 80 (9.96%) Docker
2 19 (2.37%) Firmware
3 17 (2.12%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.37%) vSphere
6 2 (0.25%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.25%) iptables
6 2 (0.25%) NFS
6 2 (0.25%) Postfix
6 2 (0.25%) Samba
6 2 (0.25%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
7 1 (0.12%) KVM
7 1 (0.12%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 51 (6.35%) Kubernetes
2 15 (1.87%) Single Sign-On
3 13 (1.62%) Ansible
4 11 (1.37%) Puppet
5 6 (0.75%) Terraform
6 4 (0.50%) Nagios
6 4 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.37%) Kibana
7 3 (0.37%) Nessus
8 2 (0.25%) logstash
8 2 (0.25%) Mesos
8 2 (0.25%) Munin
8 2 (0.25%) Oozie
9 1 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.12%) Istio
9 1 (0.12%) Nmap
9 1 (0.12%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.12%) Rancher
9 1 (0.12%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 119 (14.82%) Oracle
2 96 (11.96%) WorldPay
3 39 (4.86%) Microsoft
4 36 (4.48%) Google
5 23 (2.86%) IBM
6 21 (2.62%) Qualys
7 20 (2.49%) Veracode
8 19 (2.37%) Adobe
9 16 (1.99%) Atlassian
10 14 (1.74%) SAP
11 13 (1.62%) MuleSoft
12 11 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (1.25%) Elastic Path
14 9 (1.12%) ESRI
14 9 (1.12%) hybris
14 9 (1.12%) Luciad
15 6 (0.75%) ForgeRock
15 6 (0.75%) Red Hat
16 5 (0.62%) Splunk
16 5 (0.62%) VMware