Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 9 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,467 1,926 1,929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.33% 15.97% 14.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.04% 27.39% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,186 1,590 1,682
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -3.06% +8.89%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £72,500
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 5,425 7,032 7,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 52.98% 58.32% 52.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,447 5,895 6,037
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,400 £28,888 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +5 546 £55,000 +4.76% 65
Cambridgeshire 0 525 £52,500 +16.67% 134
Essex +5 210 £42,500 -15.00% 38
Bedfordshire -1 99 £60,000 +33.33% 16
Suffolk +5 63 £50,000 +17.65% 6
Norfolk -15 24 £45,000 - 11
Java
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 722 (49.22%) Agile Software Development
2 405 (27.61%) SQL
3 398 (27.13%) Python
4 374 (25.49%) JavaScript
5 348 (23.72%) Software Engineering
6 326 (22.22%) C#
7 316 (21.54%) Spring
8 300 (20.45%) Degree
9 291 (19.84%) Amazon AWS
10 288 (19.63%) Web Services
11 283 (19.29%) Linux
11 283 (19.29%) TDD
12 278 (18.95%) C++
13 254 (17.31%) Computer Science
14 229 (15.61%) HTML
15 214 (14.59%) OO
16 204 (13.91%) Test Automation
17 194 (13.22%) Finance
18 181 (12.34%) Machine Learning
19 179 (12.20%) AngularJS
20 173 (11.79%) .NET
21 168 (11.45%) Oracle
21 168 (11.45%) DevOps
22 161 (10.97%) SQL Server
22 161 (10.97%) CSS
23 160 (10.91%) Computer Science Degree
24 159 (10.84%) C
25 158 (10.77%) Hibernate
25 158 (10.77%) REST
26 155 (10.57%) Scrum

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
1 112 (7.63%) JBoss
2 109 (7.43%) WebSphere
3 74 (5.04%) Tomcat
4 59 (4.02%) Apache
5 43 (2.93%) WebLogic
6 30 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (1.77%) Apache Spark
7 26 (1.77%) OpenStack
8 24 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 22 (1.50%) Confluence
10 21 (1.43%) GlassFish
11 15 (1.02%) IBM Notes
12 14 (0.95%) MQSeries
13 13 (0.89%) CMS
13 13 (0.89%) IIS
14 11 (0.75%) WildFly
15 10 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
15 10 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
16 9 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
17 8 (0.55%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (1.02%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.55%) RoboHelp
5 7 (0.48%) Chatbot
6 6 (0.41%) Weka
7 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (1.50%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.14%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.068%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.068%) Magento
4 1 (0.068%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.068%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 291 (19.84%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (4.70%) GitHub
4 63 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 53 (3.61%) SaaS
6 37 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (2.11%) OpenShift
8 27 (1.84%) Serverless
9 23 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
9 23 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
10 18 (1.23%) PaaS
11 17 (1.16%) IaaS
12 15 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
13 13 (0.89%) Slack
14 12 (0.82%) Google App Engine
15 10 (0.68%) Office 365
16 9 (0.61%) Google Play
16 9 (0.61%) Trello
17 8 (0.55%) Firebase
18 5 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.23%) TCP/IP
2 57 (3.89%) Internet
3 48 (3.27%) DNS
4 40 (2.73%) Firewall
5 38 (2.59%) HTTP
6 26 (1.77%) Wireless
7 25 (1.70%) SSL
7 25 (1.70%) VPN
8 24 (1.64%) DHCP
8 24 (1.64%) WebEx
9 19 (1.30%) SNMP
10 17 (1.16%) ICMP
11 15 (1.02%) SAN
12 14 (0.95%) Reverse Proxy
13 12 (0.82%) Ethernet
13 12 (0.82%) LAN
14 8 (0.55%) FTP
14 8 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (0.48%) IPv6
16 6 (0.41%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 136 (9.27%) Relational Database
3 123 (8.38%) Big Data
4 105 (7.16%) NoSQL
5 100 (6.82%) MySQL
6 55 (3.75%) RDBMS
7 52 (3.54%) MongoDB
8 46 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 44 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
10 41 (2.79%) Hadoop
11 28 (1.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 23 (1.57%) Apache Hive
12 23 (1.57%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (1.16%) Sqoop
15 16 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (0.95%) Neo4j
17 11 (0.75%) HBase
18 9 (0.61%) DB2
18 9 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 147 (10.02%) Git (software)
2 119 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 105 (7.16%) JIRA
4 88 (6.00%) Maven
5 84 (5.73%) Selenium
6 64 (4.36%) Visual Studio
7 58 (3.95%) JUnit
8 49 (3.34%) Cucumber
8 49 (3.34%) Eclipse
9 46 (3.14%) Subversion
10 34 (2.32%) Gradle
11 22 (1.50%) WebDriver
12 19 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (1.16%) NUnit
13 17 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
14 16 (1.09%) Ant
14 16 (1.09%) TeamCity
15 15 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 15 (1.02%) Bitbucket
15 15 (1.02%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 194 (13.22%) Finance
2 106 (7.23%) Retail
3 69 (4.70%) Banking
4 68 (4.64%) Games
5 60 (4.09%) Automotive
6 20 (1.36%) Publishing
7 18 (1.23%) Back Office
8 14 (0.95%) Telecoms
9 13 (0.89%) Marketing
9 13 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (0.82%) French Language
10 12 (0.82%) German Language
10 12 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.75%) Aerospace
11 11 (0.75%) Swedish Language
12 9 (0.61%) Advertising
13 8 (0.55%) Electronics
13 8 (0.55%) Legal
14 5 (0.34%) Law
15 3 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 775 (52.83%) Developer
2 456 (31.08%) Java Developer
3 236 (16.09%) Software Engineer
4 129 (8.79%) Senior Developer
4 129 (8.79%) Software Developer
5 127 (8.66%) Graduate
6 123 (8.38%) Java Engineer
7 98 (6.68%) Graduate Developer
8 90 (6.13%) Senior Java Developer
9 83 (5.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 83 (5.66%) Lead Developer
10 78 (5.32%) Junior
11 75 (5.11%) Analyst
12 67 (4.57%) Java Software Engineer
13 63 (4.29%) Consultant
13 63 (4.29%) Lead Java Developer
14 59 (4.02%) Architect
15 57 (3.89%) Test Engineer
16 54 (3.68%) SQL Developer
17 53 (3.61%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (21.54%) Spring
2 288 (19.63%) Web Services
3 229 (15.61%) HTML
4 179 (12.20%) AngularJS
5 173 (11.79%) .NET
6 161 (10.97%) CSS
7 158 (10.77%) Hibernate
7 158 (10.77%) REST
8 154 (10.50%) XML
9 109 (7.43%) Java EE
10 103 (7.02%) RESTful
11 92 (6.27%) Node.js
11 92 (6.27%) SOAP
12 88 (6.00%) J2EE
13 84 (5.73%) Spring MVC
14 75 (5.11%) JSON
15 74 (5.04%) HTML5
16 73 (4.98%) React
17 62 (4.23%) Spring Boot
18 61 (4.16%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 254 (17.31%) Computer Science
2 110 (7.50%) Algorithms
3 109 (7.43%) Enterprise Software
4 79 (5.39%) Fintech
5 73 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (3.68%) Robotics
7 53 (3.61%) Mobile App
8 51 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
9 44 (3.00%) User Experience
10 37 (2.52%) Data Structures
11 36 (2.45%) Management Information System
12 35 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
13 29 (1.98%) AS400
13 29 (1.98%) iSeries
14 28 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
15 27 (1.84%) Data Centre
16 26 (1.77%) Smart City
17 22 (1.50%) Public Cloud
18 21 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
19 19 (1.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 283 (19.29%) Linux
2 110 (7.50%) Windows
3 80 (5.45%) Android
4 67 (4.57%) Unix
5 65 (4.43%) Apple iOS
6 26 (1.77%) Mac OS X
7 23 (1.57%) Windows Server
8 15 (1.02%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.55%) Kali Linux
11 3 (0.20%) CentOS
11 3 (0.20%) Debian
11 3 (0.20%) Robot Operating System
11 3 (0.20%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.20%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.14%) AIX
12 2 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.14%) Solaris
12 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 722 (49.22%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (23.72%) Software Engineering
3 283 (19.29%) TDD
4 214 (14.59%) OO
5 204 (13.91%) Test Automation
6 181 (12.34%) Machine Learning
7 168 (11.45%) DevOps
8 155 (10.57%) Scrum
9 150 (10.22%) MVC
10 141 (9.61%) Problem-Solving
11 140 (9.54%) Artificial Intelligence
12 135 (9.20%) Microservices
13 126 (8.59%) Mathematics
14 119 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
15 109 (7.43%) Multithreading
16 107 (7.29%) E-Commerce
17 104 (7.09%) SDLC
18 101 (6.88%) BDD
19 99 (6.75%) Mentoring
20 89 (6.07%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 405 (27.61%) SQL
2 398 (27.13%) Python
3 374 (25.49%) JavaScript
4 326 (22.22%) C#
5 278 (18.95%) C++
6 159 (10.84%) C
7 145 (9.88%) Java 8
8 108 (7.36%) PHP
9 103 (7.02%) Scala
10 60 (4.09%) Bash Shell
11 52 (3.54%) PL/SQL
12 49 (3.34%) T-SQL
13 39 (2.66%) PowerShell
14 38 (2.59%) Shell Script
15 37 (2.52%) Ruby
16 34 (2.32%) Kotlin
16 34 (2.32%) VB
17 29 (1.98%) Objective-C
17 29 (1.98%) RPG
18 27 (1.84%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 300 (20.45%) Degree
2 160 (10.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 86 (5.86%) PhD
4 39 (2.66%) Security Cleared
5 37 (2.52%) MPhil
6 33 (2.25%) ISTQB
7 23 (1.57%) DV Cleared
7 23 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (1.57%) Network+ Certification
7 23 (1.57%) SSCP
8 21 (1.43%) GCIA
8 21 (1.43%) GCIH
9 20 (1.36%) ISEB
10 18 (1.23%) MCSE
11 17 (1.16%) A+ Certification
11 17 (1.16%) CISSP
11 17 (1.16%) GSEC
12 13 (0.89%) SANS
13 12 (0.82%) ACTC
13 12 (0.82%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (5.11%) QA
2 19 (1.30%) SLA
3 14 (0.95%) HIPAA
3 14 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (0.89%) PSD2
5 6 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) GDPR
7 1 (0.068%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.068%) SEPA
System Software
1 151 (10.29%) Docker
2 29 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.16%) HDFS
4 12 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.61%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.41%) vSphere
8 4 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (0.20%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.068%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.068%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.068%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 66 (4.50%) Ansible
2 63 (4.29%) Puppet
3 57 (3.89%) Kubernetes
4 51 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (1.98%) Terraform
6 11 (0.75%) Oozie
7 8 (0.55%) Packer
8 7 (0.48%) Salt
9 6 (0.41%) HP ALM
10 5 (0.34%) QRadar
11 4 (0.27%) Kibana
11 4 (0.27%) logstash
12 3 (0.20%) Graphite
12 3 (0.20%) Graylog
12 3 (0.20%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.14%) Grafana
13 2 (0.14%) Nagios
13 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.068%) Control-M
Vendors
1 168 (11.45%) Oracle
2 104 (7.09%) Microsoft
3 72 (4.91%) Google
4 53 (3.61%) WorldPay
5 40 (2.73%) IBM
6 36 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (1.43%) Apple
8 19 (1.30%) Splunk
8 19 (1.30%) Talend
9 17 (1.16%) Sybase
10 16 (1.09%) Atlassian
11 15 (1.02%) AppDynamics
11 15 (1.02%) hybris
11 15 (1.02%) Lotus
11 15 (1.02%) Red Hat
12 14 (0.95%) VMware
13 13 (0.89%) Remedy
13 13 (0.89%) SAP
14 12 (0.82%) Citrix
14 12 (0.82%) Cognizant