Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 11 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,541 1,804 1,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.92% 15.65% 14.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.80% 26.73% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,213 1,470 1,663
East of England median annual salary £52,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.64% -1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,000 £70,000 £73,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 5,972 6,748 6,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.93% 58.55% 51.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4,834 5,678 5,892
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +6 592 £57,500 +15.00% 58
Cambridgeshire -5 529 £50,000 +11.11% 120
Essex +7 199 £42,500 -15.00% 46
Bedfordshire +3 111 £56,500 +25.56% 22
Suffolk +8 74 £52,500 +31.25% 14
Norfolk -6 35 £50,000 +53.85% 9
East Anglia - 1 £46,500 - 25
Java
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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.

1 677 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
2 427 (27.71%) Python
3 421 (27.32%) SQL
4 399 (25.89%) JavaScript
5 376 (24.40%) Software Engineering
6 355 (23.04%) C#
7 322 (20.90%) Spring
8 313 (20.31%) Linux
9 310 (20.12%) Web Services
10 302 (19.60%) TDD
11 295 (19.14%) C++
12 288 (18.69%) Amazon AWS
13 270 (17.52%) Degree
14 243 (15.77%) Computer Science
15 225 (14.60%) HTML
16 223 (14.47%) OO
17 215 (13.95%) Machine Learning
18 212 (13.76%) .NET
19 202 (13.11%) AngularJS
20 200 (12.98%) Test Automation
21 195 (12.65%) Git (software)
22 193 (12.52%) Finance
23 191 (12.39%) Oracle
24 185 (12.01%) REST
25 184 (11.94%) SQL Server
26 182 (11.81%) XML
27 175 (11.36%) DevOps
28 171 (11.10%) Relational Database
29 167 (10.84%) Docker
29 167 (10.84%) Artificial Intelligence

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
1 128 (8.31%) JBoss
2 107 (6.94%) WebSphere
3 98 (6.36%) Tomcat
4 63 (4.09%) Apache
5 56 (3.63%) WebLogic
6 34 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
7 31 (2.01%) Apache Spark
8 25 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 24 (1.56%) Confluence
10 23 (1.49%) OpenStack
11 17 (1.10%) CMS
12 16 (1.04%) GlassFish
13 15 (0.97%) IBM Notes
14 14 (0.91%) MQSeries
15 13 (0.84%) nginx
15 13 (0.84%) WildFly
16 12 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
16 12 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
17 11 (0.71%) IIS
18 10 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 19 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (0.58%) RoboHelp
4 7 (0.45%) HipChat
5 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.19%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.13%) Weka
9 1 (0.065%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 22 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.19%) Magento
4 3 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.13%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.065%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.065%) Maximo
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.065%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.065%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 288 (18.69%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (5.91%) GitHub
4 56 (3.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 52 (3.37%) SaaS
6 45 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (1.88%) OpenShift
8 19 (1.23%) Serverless
9 16 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (1.04%) IaaS
10 15 (0.97%) PaaS
11 14 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.58%) Office 365
13 8 (0.52%) Google Play
14 7 (0.45%) Akamai
14 7 (0.45%) Dropbox
14 7 (0.45%) Google App Engine
14 7 (0.45%) Slack
15 5 (0.32%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.44%) TCP/IP
2 47 (3.05%) Internet
3 39 (2.53%) DNS
4 35 (2.27%) HTTP
5 34 (2.21%) Firewall
6 26 (1.69%) VPN
7 21 (1.36%) SSL
7 21 (1.36%) Wireless
8 20 (1.30%) WebEx
9 15 (0.97%) DHCP
10 14 (0.91%) Reverse Proxy
10 14 (0.91%) SAN
11 12 (0.78%) Ethernet
11 12 (0.78%) LAN
11 12 (0.78%) SNMP
12 11 (0.71%) ICMP
13 9 (0.58%) FTP
14 8 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (0.45%) IPv6
16 6 (0.39%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 171 (11.10%) Relational Database
3 125 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 122 (7.92%) Big Data
4 122 (7.92%) MySQL
5 65 (4.22%) RDBMS
6 63 (4.09%) MongoDB
7 61 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 42 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
9 41 (2.66%) Hadoop
10 33 (2.14%) Oracle Database
11 27 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 18 (1.17%) Apache Hive
13 18 (1.17%) HBase
14 13 (0.84%) DB2
14 13 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (0.84%) Sqoop
15 12 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
16 11 (0.71%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 195 (12.65%) Git (software)
2 138 (8.96%) Jenkins
3 129 (8.37%) JIRA
4 103 (6.68%) Selenium
5 95 (6.16%) Maven
6 70 (4.54%) Cucumber
7 68 (4.41%) JUnit
8 59 (3.83%) Visual Studio
9 56 (3.63%) Eclipse
10 55 (3.57%) Subversion
11 28 (1.82%) JMeter
12 27 (1.75%) Gradle
13 23 (1.49%) SoapUI
14 20 (1.30%) WebDriver
15 19 (1.23%) Rational Team Concert
15 19 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
15 19 (1.23%) TeamCity
16 18 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 17 (1.10%) Ant
18 15 (0.97%) LoadRunner
General
1 193 (12.52%) Finance
2 108 (7.01%) Retail
3 92 (5.97%) Games
4 71 (4.61%) Banking
5 62 (4.02%) Automotive
6 27 (1.75%) Marketing
7 22 (1.43%) Publishing
8 17 (1.10%) Aerospace
8 17 (1.10%) Back Office
9 15 (0.97%) Telecoms
10 14 (0.91%) Electronics
11 12 (0.78%) Advertising
12 11 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.65%) French Language
13 10 (0.65%) German Language
14 9 (0.58%) Legal
14 9 (0.58%) Swedish Language
15 8 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.45%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 805 (52.24%) Developer
2 467 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 237 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 140 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 138 (8.96%) Senior Developer
6 131 (8.50%) Graduate
7 124 (8.05%) Java Engineer
8 106 (6.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 95 (6.16%) Graduate Developer
10 91 (5.91%) Junior
11 83 (5.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 83 (5.39%) Lead Developer
12 81 (5.26%) Architect
13 72 (4.67%) Analyst
14 70 (4.54%) Java Software Engineer
15 63 (4.09%) Consultant
15 63 (4.09%) Lead Java Developer
16 62 (4.02%) Junior Developer
17 51 (3.31%) Python Engineer
18 50 (3.24%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (20.90%) Spring
2 310 (20.12%) Web Services
3 225 (14.60%) HTML
4 212 (13.76%) .NET
5 202 (13.11%) AngularJS
6 185 (12.01%) REST
7 182 (11.81%) XML
8 156 (10.12%) CSS
9 150 (9.73%) Hibernate
10 122 (7.92%) Java EE
11 109 (7.07%) SOAP
12 104 (6.75%) RESTful
13 95 (6.16%) J2EE
14 90 (5.84%) Node.js
15 84 (5.45%) jQuery
15 84 (5.45%) JSON
16 82 (5.32%) React
17 80 (5.19%) Spring MVC
18 79 (5.13%) Akka
19 66 (4.28%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 243 (15.77%) Computer Science
2 119 (7.72%) Algorithms
3 104 (6.75%) Enterprise Software
4 79 (5.13%) Fintech
5 65 (4.22%) Mobile App
6 61 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
7 59 (3.83%) User Experience
8 53 (3.44%) Robotics
9 50 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
10 45 (2.92%) Data Structures
11 32 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
12 30 (1.95%) Data Centre
13 26 (1.69%) Management Information System
13 26 (1.69%) Smart City
14 21 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
14 21 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
15 20 (1.30%) AS400
15 20 (1.30%) Client/Server
15 20 (1.30%) iSeries
15 20 (1.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 313 (20.31%) Linux
2 121 (7.85%) Windows
3 96 (6.23%) Unix
4 82 (5.32%) Android
5 67 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 27 (1.75%) Mac OS X
7 23 (1.49%) Windows Server
8 15 (0.97%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.71%) Debian
9 11 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.58%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.32%) Robot Operating System
11 5 (0.32%) Solaris
12 4 (0.26%) CentOS
13 3 (0.19%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.19%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.13%) AIX
14 2 (0.13%) HPUX
14 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (24.40%) Software Engineering
3 302 (19.60%) TDD
4 223 (14.47%) OO
5 215 (13.95%) Machine Learning
6 200 (12.98%) Test Automation
7 175 (11.36%) DevOps
8 167 (10.84%) Artificial Intelligence
9 162 (10.51%) Scrum
10 157 (10.19%) Microservices
11 152 (9.86%) MVC
12 136 (8.83%) Mathematics
12 136 (8.83%) Problem-Solving
13 132 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
14 113 (7.33%) SDLC
15 111 (7.20%) Multithreading
16 110 (7.14%) E-Commerce
17 103 (6.68%) BDD
18 80 (5.19%) Analytics
18 80 (5.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 427 (27.71%) Python
2 421 (27.32%) SQL
3 399 (25.89%) JavaScript
4 355 (23.04%) C#
5 295 (19.14%) C++
6 165 (10.71%) C
7 135 (8.76%) Java 8
8 124 (8.05%) PHP
9 116 (7.53%) Scala
10 62 (4.02%) Bash Shell
11 51 (3.31%) PL/SQL
12 49 (3.18%) T-SQL
13 38 (2.47%) Ruby
14 37 (2.40%) Haskell
15 36 (2.34%) Kotlin
15 36 (2.34%) Shell Script
16 33 (2.14%) PowerShell
17 32 (2.08%) Groovy
18 30 (1.95%) VB
19 26 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 270 (17.52%) Degree
2 154 (9.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 121 (7.85%) PhD
4 49 (3.18%) MPhil
5 43 (2.79%) Security Cleared
6 23 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 23 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (1.36%) ISTQB
7 21 (1.36%) Network+ Certification
8 18 (1.17%) MCSE
9 17 (1.10%) SSCP
10 15 (0.97%) A+ Certification
11 13 (0.84%) CISSP
11 13 (0.84%) ISEB
12 12 (0.78%) ACDT
12 12 (0.78%) ACHDS
12 12 (0.78%) ACTC
12 12 (0.78%) MCDST
12 12 (0.78%) MCP
12 12 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.65%) QA
2 18 (1.17%) SLA
3 13 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.45%) HIPAA
4 7 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.065%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.065%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.065%) PMO
5 1 (0.065%) PSD2
5 1 (0.065%) SEPA
5 1 (0.065%) WAI
System Software
1 167 (10.84%) Docker
2 29 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.84%) HDFS
4 12 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
5 11 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.52%) Terminal Services
7 7 (0.45%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.39%) vSphere
9 4 (0.26%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.065%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.065%) iptables
12 1 (0.065%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.065%) Postfix
12 1 (0.065%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.065%) Squid
Systems Management
1 63 (4.09%) Kubernetes
2 59 (3.83%) Puppet
3 55 (3.57%) Ansible
4 48 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (1.36%) Terraform
6 11 (0.71%) Oozie
7 7 (0.45%) Salt
8 6 (0.39%) Packer
9 5 (0.32%) HP ALM
10 4 (0.26%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.19%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.19%) Graphite
11 3 (0.19%) Graylog
11 3 (0.19%) Nagios
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.19%) QRadar
12 2 (0.13%) Grafana
12 2 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 191 (12.39%) Oracle
2 92 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 65 (4.22%) WorldPay
4 60 (3.89%) Google
5 44 (2.86%) IBM
6 33 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (1.36%) VMware
8 20 (1.30%) Apple
8 20 (1.30%) Red Hat
8 20 (1.30%) Sybase
9 19 (1.23%) hybris
9 19 (1.23%) Splunk
10 15 (0.97%) AppDynamics
10 15 (0.97%) Citrix
10 15 (0.97%) Lotus
11 13 (0.84%) Atlassian
11 13 (0.84%) Talend
12 12 (0.78%) Remedy
12 12 (0.78%) SAP
13 10 (0.65%) Perforce