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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 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 22 22 23
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 641 368 326
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 8.63% 8.16% 8.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.47% 18.39% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 141 185 249
10th Percentile £28,500 £35,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £39,250 £48,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +19.05% -4.55%
75th Percentile £70,000 £82,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £92,500 £81,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +8.33%

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 3,292 2,001 1,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.32% 44.37% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,295 1,191 1,448
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £75,375
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 30 June 2022.

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 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -11 202 £60,000 - 36
Essex +1 194 £43,500 -27.50% 7
Hertfordshire +6 177 £57,500 -14.81% 25
Bedfordshire -11 34 £34,000 -57.10% 3
Suffolk -12 27 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Norfolk - 15 £37,616 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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.

1 302 (47.11%) Software Engineering
2 288 (44.93%) Python
3 284 (44.31%) Agile
4 281 (43.84%) JavaScript
5 244 (38.07%) AWS
6 217 (33.85%) Azure
7 210 (32.76%) Degree
8 209 (32.61%) Social Skills
9 207 (32.29%) Git (software)
10 202 (31.51%) DevOps
11 201 (31.36%) SQL
12 180 (28.08%) HTML
12 180 (28.08%) Docker
13 171 (26.68%) CSS
14 169 (26.37%) Computer Science
15 165 (25.74%) .NET
16 159 (24.80%) C#
16 159 (24.80%) CI/CD
17 156 (24.34%) AngularJS
18 152 (23.71%) Mentoring
19 148 (23.09%) Finance
20 141 (22.00%) GCP
21 139 (21.68%) TDD
22 122 (19.03%) Ruby
23 121 (18.88%) NoSQL
23 121 (18.88%) Risk Management
23 121 (18.88%) Data Science
24 117 (18.25%) Kubernetes
25 115 (17.94%) Serverless
26 113 (17.63%) Microservices

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 46 (7.18%) Apache Spark
2 28 (4.37%) Apache
3 15 (2.34%) Confluence
4 4 (0.62%) CMS
4 4 (0.62%) Site Server
5 3 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.31%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.16%) JBoss
7 1 (0.16%) SAS
7 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
1 8 (1.25%) Simulink
2 2 (0.31%) Pipeline Pilot
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.25%) Primavera
1 8 (1.25%) Teamcenter
2 3 (0.47%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 244 (38.07%) AWS
2 217 (33.85%) Azure
3 141 (22.00%) GCP
4 115 (17.94%) Serverless
5 59 (9.20%) OpenShift
6 37 (5.77%) Azure DevOps
6 37 (5.77%) GitHub
7 21 (3.28%) Cloud Functions
8 18 (2.81%) SaaS
9 17 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (2.65%) PaaS
10 16 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
10 16 (2.50%) Azure AKS
11 13 (2.03%) Amazon EKS
12 12 (1.87%) Azure Data Factory
12 12 (1.87%) GitHub Actions
13 11 (1.72%) Amazon S3
13 11 (1.72%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 11 (1.72%) Azure Service Bus
13 11 (1.72%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 75 (11.70%) HTTP
2 74 (11.54%) SSL
3 23 (3.59%) Internet
4 22 (3.43%) Wireless
5 12 (1.87%) Kerberos
6 7 (1.09%) Firewall
6 7 (1.09%) Software-Defined Radio
6 7 (1.09%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.78%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (0.78%) DNS
8 4 (0.62%) LAN
8 4 (0.62%) WAN
9 3 (0.47%) SMS
10 1 (0.16%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (18.88%) NoSQL
2 70 (10.92%) PostgreSQL
3 65 (10.14%) MySQL
4 56 (8.74%) Big Data
5 48 (7.49%) Relational Database
6 40 (6.24%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (4.52%) SQL Server
8 28 (4.37%) MongoDB
9 21 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (2.50%) BigQuery
10 16 (2.50%) Flink
11 14 (2.18%) ClickHouse
11 14 (2.18%) Text Mining
12 13 (2.03%) Data Lake
13 11 (1.72%) OLAP
14 10 (1.56%) Cloud Spanner
14 10 (1.56%) Metadata
15 7 (1.09%) Neo4j
15 7 (1.09%) Redis
16 6 (0.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 207 (32.29%) Git (software)
2 113 (17.63%) Jenkins
3 95 (14.82%) JIRA
4 44 (6.86%) Maven
5 32 (4.99%) Gradle
6 30 (4.68%) Subversion
7 29 (4.52%) GitLab
8 20 (3.12%) Selenium
9 17 (2.65%) Eclipse
10 16 (2.50%) JUnit
11 14 (2.18%) WebDriver
12 11 (1.72%) Ant
12 11 (1.72%) Mockito
13 9 (1.40%) Android Studio
13 9 (1.40%) Cucumber
14 8 (1.25%) Flyway
14 8 (1.25%) JMeter
14 8 (1.25%) Rational DOORS
14 8 (1.25%) Rational Rhapsody
15 6 (0.94%) CircleCI
General
1 209 (32.61%) Social Skills
2 148 (23.09%) Finance
3 77 (12.01%) Marketing
4 72 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (9.05%) Manufacturing
6 46 (7.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 28 (4.37%) Public Sector
8 25 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 24 (3.74%) Legal
9 24 (3.74%) Retail
10 19 (2.96%) Automotive
10 19 (2.96%) Law
11 17 (2.65%) Publishing
12 15 (2.34%) Advertising
12 15 (2.34%) Banking
13 14 (2.18%) Electronics
14 6 (0.94%) Telecoms
15 5 (0.78%) Presentation Skills
16 4 (0.62%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.62%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 180 (28.08%) Software Engineer
2 126 (19.66%) Developer
3 59 (9.20%) Java Engineer
4 56 (8.74%) Principal Engineer
5 52 (8.11%) Java Developer
6 44 (6.86%) Cloud Engineer
7 38 (5.93%) Analyst
8 37 (5.77%) Senior Software Engineer
9 28 (4.37%) Graduate
10 26 (4.06%) Software Developer
11 25 (3.90%) Architect
12 24 (3.74%) Principal Software Engineer
13 23 (3.59%) Consultant
14 22 (3.43%) Technical Leader
15 21 (3.28%) Java Software Engineer
15 21 (3.28%) Senior Java Engineer
16 19 (2.96%) Data Engineer
17 18 (2.81%) Analyst Developer
18 15 (2.34%) Computer Scientist
18 15 (2.34%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (28.08%) HTML
2 171 (26.68%) CSS
3 165 (25.74%) .NET
4 156 (24.34%) AngularJS
5 111 (17.32%) React
6 109 (17.00%) Node.js
7 95 (14.82%) ASP.NET
8 88 (13.73%) Ruby on Rails
9 80 (12.48%) Spring
10 78 (12.17%) Angular 2
11 68 (10.61%) Kafka
12 62 (9.67%) Spring Boot
13 61 (9.52%) Vue.js
14 59 (9.20%) HTML5
15 58 (9.05%) RESTful
16 54 (8.42%) CSS3
17 51 (7.96%) Web Services
18 50 (7.80%) WinForms
18 50 (7.80%) WPF
19 49 (7.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 90 (14.04%) Algorithms
2 86 (13.42%) Data Structures
3 81 (12.64%) Life Science
4 41 (6.40%) User Experience
5 29 (4.52%) Public Cloud
6 27 (4.21%) Virtual Team
7 22 (3.43%) Cloud Native
7 22 (3.43%) Cyber Defence
7 22 (3.43%) Cyberattack
7 22 (3.43%) Renewable Energy
8 21 (3.28%) IoT
9 19 (2.96%) Blog
10 18 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
11 17 (2.65%) Client/Server
12 16 (2.50%) FMCG
13 15 (2.34%) Acoustics
13 15 (2.34%) Cybercrime
13 15 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
13 15 (2.34%) Smart Home
14 14 (2.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 77 (12.01%) Linux
2 54 (8.42%) Unix
3 41 (6.40%) Windows
4 24 (3.74%) Android
5 5 (0.78%) Solaris
5 5 (0.78%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.62%) Debian
6 4 (0.62%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (47.11%) Software Engineering
2 284 (44.31%) Agile
3 202 (31.51%) DevOps
4 169 (26.37%) Computer Science
5 159 (24.80%) CI/CD
6 152 (23.71%) Mentoring
7 139 (21.68%) TDD
8 121 (18.88%) Data Science
8 121 (18.88%) Risk Management
9 113 (17.63%) Microservices
10 111 (17.32%) Web Development
11 108 (16.85%) MVC
12 105 (16.38%) Full Stack Development
13 104 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
14 99 (15.44%) Artificial Intelligence
14 99 (15.44%) Natural Language Processing
14 99 (15.44%) Problem-Solving
15 86 (13.42%) Test Automation
16 85 (13.26%) Software Testing
17 83 (12.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 288 (44.93%) Python
2 281 (43.84%) JavaScript
3 201 (31.36%) SQL
4 159 (24.80%) C#
5 122 (19.03%) Ruby
6 109 (17.00%) C
7 107 (16.69%) Go
8 103 (16.07%) C++
9 51 (7.96%) Objective-C
10 50 (7.80%) Scala
11 39 (6.08%) PHP
12 32 (4.99%) Shell Script
13 30 (4.68%) PowerShell
14 28 (4.37%) Kotlin
15 24 (3.74%) TypeScript
16 23 (3.59%) MATLAB
17 22 (3.43%) Perl
17 22 (3.43%) R
18 15 (2.34%) Lua
19 14 (2.18%) Bash
Qualifications
1 210 (32.76%) Degree
2 77 (12.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (6.55%) PhD
4 36 (5.62%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.72%) Master's Degree
6 10 (1.56%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.40%) Postgraduate
8 5 (0.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 5 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.78%) CISSP
9 3 (0.47%) CIW
9 3 (0.47%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.47%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.47%) OCA
9 3 (0.47%) OCP
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.30%) QA
2 51 (7.96%) Accessibility
3 6 (0.94%) SLA
4 2 (0.31%) GDPR
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) PSD2
System Software
1 180 (28.08%) Docker
2 8 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.78%) LXC
4 5 (0.78%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 4 (0.62%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.62%) vSphere
6 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 117 (18.25%) Kubernetes
2 49 (7.64%) Terraform
3 47 (7.33%) Ansible
4 13 (2.03%) Puppet
5 11 (1.72%) Prometheus
6 9 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.78%) Control-M
7 5 (0.78%) Grafana
8 4 (0.62%) Proxmox
8 4 (0.62%) WSUS
9 3 (0.47%) Foglight
9 3 (0.47%) Istio
9 3 (0.47%) Kibana
9 3 (0.47%) Packer
10 2 (0.31%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.16%) Consul
11 1 (0.16%) HP ALM
11 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 101 (15.76%) Google
2 52 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 35 (5.46%) Oracle
4 34 (5.30%) FIS
5 15 (2.34%) Splunk
5 15 (2.34%) WorldPay
6 12 (1.87%) Databricks
7 11 (1.72%) Facebook
8 8 (1.25%) VMware
9 7 (1.09%) Palantir
9 7 (1.09%) SAP
10 6 (0.94%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.78%) AppDynamics
11 5 (0.78%) Dataiku
11 5 (0.78%) Netlify
11 5 (0.78%) Refinitiv
11 5 (0.78%) Reuters
11 5 (0.78%) Twitter
12 4 (0.62%) Klarna
12 4 (0.62%) PayPal