Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 9 10
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 748 1,462 1,937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.02% 14.27% 15.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.88% 26.89% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 518 1,182 1,597
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -4.04%
10th Percentile £32,675 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 3,418 5,436 7,068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.38% 53.05% 58.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,473 4,466 5,928
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,375 £28,944
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 0 339 £55,000 +4.76% 96
Hertfordshire -16 202 £57,500 +4.55% 49
Essex -10 82 £50,000 +14.29% 11
Suffolk +5 64 £55,000 +12.82% 6
Bedfordshire -39 36 £50,000 -16.67% 9
Norfolk 0 25 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Java
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 368 (49.20%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (30.35%) Linux
3 224 (29.95%) JavaScript
4 222 (29.68%) Python
5 191 (25.53%) Software Engineering
6 180 (24.06%) AWS
7 177 (23.66%) SQL
7 177 (23.66%) Scrum
8 176 (23.53%) Spring
9 167 (22.33%) Test Automation
10 146 (19.52%) TDD
11 139 (18.58%) Git (software)
12 136 (18.18%) Oracle
13 128 (17.11%) C#
14 126 (16.84%) Degree
15 121 (16.18%) Computer Science
16 110 (14.71%) Web Services
16 110 (14.71%) DevOps
17 109 (14.57%) C++
18 104 (13.90%) OO
19 101 (13.50%) Windows
19 101 (13.50%) Azure
19 101 (13.50%) WorldPay
20 100 (13.37%) Jenkins
20 100 (13.37%) CSS
21 98 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
22 96 (12.83%) Selenium
23 94 (12.57%) JIRA
24 91 (12.17%) MySQL
25 90 (12.03%) C

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 34 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 29 (3.88%) JBoss
3 26 (3.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 24 (3.21%) Apache
5 20 (2.67%) Confluence
6 18 (2.41%) OpenStack
7 14 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (1.74%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.94%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.94%) nginx
10 6 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (0.80%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.67%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.67%) CoreMedia CMS
11 5 (0.67%) IIS
12 4 (0.53%) WildFly
13 2 (0.27%) Mule
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.27%) SAS
14 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.27%) Sketch
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.13%) Simulink
2 1 (0.13%) SPSS
2 1 (0.13%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 20 (2.67%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (1.34%) Magento
3 7 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.67%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (0.40%) Shopify
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.13%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.13%) Postilion
8 1 (0.13%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 180 (24.06%) AWS
2 101 (13.50%) Azure
3 59 (7.89%) GCP
4 36 (4.81%) SaaS
5 21 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (2.67%) Amazon ECS
7 18 (2.41%) GitHub
7 18 (2.41%) IBM Cloud
8 17 (2.27%) IaaS
8 17 (2.27%) PaaS
9 9 (1.20%) Serverless
10 8 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.80%) BlazeMeter
12 5 (0.67%) Google Play
13 4 (0.53%) BrowserStack
13 4 (0.53%) Firebase
13 4 (0.53%) Sauce Labs
14 2 (0.27%) Apigee
14 2 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.55%) HTTP
2 21 (2.81%) Internet
3 9 (1.20%) SSL
4 8 (1.07%) Wireshark
5 7 (0.94%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.67%) DNS
7 4 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.40%) Broadband
8 3 (0.40%) Firewall
8 3 (0.40%) Hyperconnected
9 2 (0.27%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.27%) FTP
9 2 (0.27%) RFID
9 2 (0.27%) Skype
9 2 (0.27%) SNMP
10 1 (0.13%) ATM
10 1 (0.13%) DHCP
10 1 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.13%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (12.17%) MySQL
2 84 (11.23%) Relational Database
3 57 (7.62%) SQL Server
4 44 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 32 (4.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 30 (4.01%) RDBMS
7 25 (3.34%) GIS
7 25 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (2.81%) Geospatial Data
9 17 (2.27%) Big Data
10 14 (1.87%) JasperReports
11 13 (1.74%) MongoDB
12 11 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (1.07%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.07%) ObjectStore
15 7 (0.94%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.94%) Spatial Data
16 6 (0.80%) BigQuery
16 6 (0.80%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 139 (18.58%) Git (software)
2 100 (13.37%) Jenkins
3 96 (12.83%) Selenium
4 94 (12.57%) JIRA
5 79 (10.56%) JUnit
6 74 (9.89%) Cucumber
7 70 (9.36%) Maven
8 54 (7.22%) Gradle
9 34 (4.55%) Ant
10 30 (4.01%) JBehave
10 30 (4.01%) TeamCity
11 27 (3.61%) WebDriver
12 25 (3.34%) Eclipse
13 22 (2.94%) Hudson
14 21 (2.81%) JMeter
15 20 (2.67%) Bitbucket
16 19 (2.54%) git-flow
17 18 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 17 (2.27%) Subversion
18 17 (2.27%) TestNG
General
1 56 (7.49%) Retail
2 53 (7.09%) Finance
3 43 (5.75%) Banking
4 32 (4.28%) Games
5 24 (3.21%) Automotive
6 19 (2.54%) Military
7 18 (2.41%) Electronics
8 12 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.34%) Legal
10 7 (0.94%) Marketing
10 7 (0.94%) Publishing
11 5 (0.67%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.53%) Advertising
12 4 (0.53%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.40%) Public Sector
14 1 (0.13%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 307 (41.04%) Developer
2 162 (21.66%) Java Developer
3 133 (17.78%) Software Engineer
4 97 (12.97%) Java Engineer
5 83 (11.10%) Senior Developer
6 76 (10.16%) Java Software Engineer
7 58 (7.75%) Senior Java Developer
8 44 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 40 (5.35%) Analyst
10 32 (4.28%) Senior Java Engineer
10 32 (4.28%) Senior Software Engineer
11 31 (4.14%) Architect
11 31 (4.14%) Test Engineer
12 30 (4.01%) Junior
13 29 (3.88%) Support Engineer
14 26 (3.48%) Applications Engineer
14 26 (3.48%) QA Engineer
15 25 (3.34%) Applications Support
15 25 (3.34%) Development Manager
15 25 (3.34%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (23.53%) Spring
2 110 (14.71%) Web Services
3 100 (13.37%) CSS
4 82 (10.96%) Hibernate
5 80 (10.70%) .NET
5 80 (10.70%) HTML
6 79 (10.56%) REST
7 75 (10.03%) AngularJS
8 71 (9.49%) RESTful
9 69 (9.22%) React
10 67 (8.96%) Java EE
11 65 (8.69%) XML
12 64 (8.56%) JSON
13 59 (7.89%) J2EE
14 46 (6.15%) Spring Boot
15 44 (5.88%) Kafka
16 42 (5.61%) JDBC
17 37 (4.95%) Struts
18 36 (4.81%) Node.js
19 35 (4.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.48%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (5.21%) Client/Server
4 38 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 36 (4.81%) User Experience
6 32 (4.28%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (3.07%) Renewable Energy
8 18 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
9 15 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.87%) Algorithms
11 13 (1.74%) Smartphone
12 12 (1.60%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.34%) Data Structures
14 9 (1.20%) Life Science
14 9 (1.20%) Mobile Computing
15 7 (0.94%) Cloud Native
15 7 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
15 7 (0.94%) Virtual Team
16 6 (0.80%) Cybercrime
17 5 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 227 (30.35%) Linux
2 101 (13.50%) Windows
3 75 (10.03%) Android
4 63 (8.42%) Unix
5 49 (6.55%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.07%) Mac OS
7 7 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.67%) CentOS
9 5 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.27%) Debian
10 2 (0.27%) SUSE
11 1 (0.13%) AIX
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.13%) MVS
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (49.20%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (25.53%) Software Engineering
3 177 (23.66%) Scrum
4 167 (22.33%) Test Automation
5 146 (19.52%) TDD
6 121 (16.18%) Computer Science
7 110 (14.71%) DevOps
8 104 (13.90%) OO
9 98 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
10 86 (11.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 83 (11.10%) Microservices
12 82 (10.96%) Kanban
13 80 (10.70%) E-Commerce
14 78 (10.43%) BDD
15 75 (10.03%) Problem-Solving
16 57 (7.62%) Web Development
17 53 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
17 53 (7.09%) Mentoring
18 50 (6.68%) Secure Coding
18 50 (6.68%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 224 (29.95%) JavaScript
2 222 (29.68%) Python
3 177 (23.66%) SQL
4 128 (17.11%) C#
5 109 (14.57%) C++
6 90 (12.03%) C
7 68 (9.09%) PHP
8 48 (6.42%) Java 8
9 47 (6.28%) Bash Shell
10 44 (5.88%) TypeScript
11 32 (4.28%) PowerShell
12 24 (3.21%) Shell Script
13 22 (2.94%) Kotlin
14 20 (2.67%) Ruby
15 19 (2.54%) Objective-C
16 18 (2.41%) Scala
17 17 (2.27%) VB
18 16 (2.14%) PL/SQL
19 15 (2.01%) Groovy
20 14 (1.87%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 126 (16.84%) Degree
2 54 (7.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.27%) CISSP
5 16 (2.14%) CEH
6 15 (2.01%) Postgraduate
7 14 (1.87%) SC Cleared
8 12 (1.60%) PhD
9 5 (0.67%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.27%) SSCP
11 1 (0.13%) CCNA
11 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.13%) GCIA
11 1 (0.13%) GCIH
11 1 (0.13%) GIAC
11 1 (0.13%) GSEC
11 1 (0.13%) ISEB
11 1 (0.13%) Linux+ Certification
11 1 (0.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.69%) QA
2 13 (1.74%) PSD2
3 10 (1.34%) COBIT
3 10 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.40%) SLA
5 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 76 (10.16%) Docker
2 26 (3.48%) Active Directory
3 22 (2.94%) Firmware
4 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.13%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 75 (10.03%) Kubernetes
2 19 (2.54%) Single Sign-On
3 12 (1.60%) Ansible
4 10 (1.34%) Puppet
5 7 (0.94%) Terraform
6 6 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.40%) Kibana
8 2 (0.27%) logstash
8 2 (0.27%) Nagios
9 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.13%) Istio
9 1 (0.13%) Mesos
9 1 (0.13%) Oozie
9 1 (0.13%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 136 (18.18%) Oracle
2 101 (13.50%) WorldPay
3 48 (6.42%) Google
4 38 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 28 (3.74%) IBM
6 19 (2.54%) Adobe
7 18 (2.41%) Atlassian
8 17 (2.27%) FIS
9 14 (1.87%) MuleSoft
10 10 (1.34%) Qualys
10 10 (1.34%) Veracode
11 9 (1.20%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.20%) SAP
12 8 (1.07%) ForgeRock
13 7 (0.94%) hybris
13 7 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.80%) Tableau
15 5 (0.67%) Elastic Path
16 4 (0.53%) ESRI
16 4 (0.53%) Luciad