Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 10 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 2,019 1,935 1,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.11% 15.30% 13.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.79% 28.01% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,649 1,638 1,734
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 7,266 6,908 7,442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 57.99% 54.64% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6,021 5,790 6,332
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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
Cambridgeshire -3 914 £50,000 +11.11% 143
Hertfordshire 0 718 £55,000 - 101
Essex 0 191 £50,000 +5.26% 55
Bedfordshire +4 100 £47,500 -9.52% 18
Norfolk -2 62 £41,500 -7.78% 15
Suffolk -13 39 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Java
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 905 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
2 613 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 599 (29.67%) Python
4 567 (28.08%) Software Engineering
5 485 (24.02%) SQL
6 481 (23.82%) Degree
7 473 (23.43%) C++
8 456 (22.59%) Linux
9 453 (22.44%) C#
10 450 (22.29%) Computer Science
11 434 (21.50%) HTML
12 417 (20.65%) Spring
13 366 (18.13%) TDD
14 349 (17.29%) OO
15 316 (15.65%) CSS
16 309 (15.30%) C
17 292 (14.46%) Oracle
18 274 (13.57%) Web Services
19 272 (13.47%) XML
19 272 (13.47%) Finance
20 267 (13.22%) Mathematics
21 266 (13.17%) AngularJS
22 264 (13.08%) Scrum
23 262 (12.98%) SDLC
24 249 (12.33%) Machine Learning
25 239 (11.84%) Test Automation
26 238 (11.79%) Windows
27 235 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
28 227 (11.24%) .NET
29 218 (10.80%) Git (software)

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
1 162 (8.02%) Tomcat
2 143 (7.08%) JBoss
3 85 (4.21%) Apache
4 47 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 46 (2.28%) Confluence
6 39 (1.93%) Apache Spark
7 34 (1.68%) WebLogic
8 25 (1.24%) OpenStack
9 24 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
9 24 (1.19%) GlassFish
10 23 (1.14%) WildFly
11 21 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 18 (0.89%) SharePoint
13 13 (0.64%) Drupal
14 11 (0.54%) Apache Solr
14 11 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
14 11 (0.54%) SAS
15 10 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (0.50%) CMS
16 9 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (0.30%) Weka
2 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.15%) EngageOne
4 2 (0.099%) SPSS
5 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.050%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.30%) Movex
4 5 (0.25%) ResourceLink
5 4 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.20%) Magento
5 4 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.15%) Exstream
6 3 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (0.15%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.099%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.050%) Maximo
8 1 (0.050%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 235 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (2.87%) GitHub
3 57 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (2.18%) SaaS
5 41 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
6 33 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 28 (1.39%) OpenShift
8 18 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 16 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 11 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (0.54%) Serverless
11 7 (0.35%) Office 365
12 6 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.30%) Google Play
12 6 (0.30%) IaaS
12 6 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.20%) PaaS
14 3 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 60 (2.97%) HTTP
2 46 (2.28%) Internet
3 44 (2.18%) TCP/IP
4 30 (1.49%) DNS
5 28 (1.39%) VPN
6 19 (0.94%) Firewall
7 17 (0.84%) SSL
7 17 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (0.64%) DHCP
9 12 (0.59%) SNMP
9 12 (0.59%) Wireless
10 11 (0.54%) Bluetooth
11 8 (0.40%) NAS
12 7 (0.35%) FTP
12 7 (0.35%) IPv6
12 7 (0.35%) SAN
13 6 (0.30%) Broadband
13 6 (0.30%) ICMP
13 6 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (0.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (9.96%) Relational Database
2 187 (9.26%) MySQL
3 170 (8.42%) NoSQL
4 139 (6.88%) SQL Server
5 88 (4.36%) Big Data
6 82 (4.06%) MongoDB
7 78 (3.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 78 (3.86%) Oracle Database
8 62 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
9 56 (2.77%) RDBMS
10 42 (2.08%) Hadoop
11 28 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
12 24 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
13 23 (1.14%) HBase
14 22 (1.09%) GIS
14 22 (1.09%) MarkLogic
15 19 (0.94%) Data Mining
16 17 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
17 16 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 218 (10.80%) Git (software)
2 165 (8.17%) Jenkins
3 152 (7.53%) JIRA
4 144 (7.13%) Maven
5 138 (6.84%) Selenium
6 132 (6.54%) JUnit
7 95 (4.71%) Cucumber
8 88 (4.36%) Subversion
9 64 (3.17%) WebDriver
10 42 (2.08%) Eclipse
10 42 (2.08%) Gradle
11 39 (1.93%) JBehave
12 37 (1.83%) Ant
13 33 (1.63%) Mockito
14 31 (1.54%) Mercurial
14 31 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
15 25 (1.24%) JMeter
16 23 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
17 17 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 272 (13.47%) Finance
2 152 (7.53%) Retail
3 69 (3.42%) Automotive
4 66 (3.27%) Advertising
5 54 (2.67%) Banking
5 54 (2.67%) Games
6 50 (2.48%) Electronics
7 43 (2.13%) Marketing
8 34 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.49%) Publishing
10 25 (1.24%) Telecoms
11 17 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.59%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.30%) Interactive Media
14 5 (0.25%) Back Office
15 4 (0.20%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.20%) Law
16 2 (0.099%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.099%) French Language
16 2 (0.099%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,007 (49.88%) Developer
2 613 (30.36%) Java Developer
3 319 (15.80%) Software Engineer
4 205 (10.15%) Java Engineer
5 195 (9.66%) Software Developer
6 158 (7.83%) Graduate
7 140 (6.93%) Senior Developer
8 139 (6.88%) C++ Software Engineer
9 123 (6.09%) Java Software Engineer
10 102 (5.05%) Senior Java Developer
11 95 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
12 93 (4.61%) Graduate Developer
13 86 (4.26%) Junior
14 77 (3.81%) Architect
15 76 (3.76%) C++ Developer
16 73 (3.62%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 73 (3.62%) Java Software Developer
17 70 (3.47%) Analyst
18 66 (3.27%) C++ Software Developer
18 66 (3.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (21.50%) HTML
2 417 (20.65%) Spring
3 316 (15.65%) CSS
4 274 (13.57%) Web Services
5 272 (13.47%) XML
6 266 (13.17%) AngularJS
7 227 (11.24%) .NET
8 202 (10.00%) J2EE
9 177 (8.77%) Hibernate
10 161 (7.97%) REST
11 156 (7.73%) HTML5
12 153 (7.58%) jQuery
13 152 (7.53%) Java EE
14 129 (6.39%) SOAP
15 117 (5.79%) Node.js
16 111 (5.50%) JSON
17 94 (4.66%) RESTful
18 90 (4.46%) CSS3
19 85 (4.21%) Spring MVC
20 84 (4.16%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 450 (22.29%) Computer Science
2 203 (10.05%) Algorithms
3 113 (5.60%) Fintech
4 107 (5.30%) Mobile App
5 103 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
6 78 (3.86%) User Experience
7 71 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
8 53 (2.63%) Data Structures
8 53 (2.63%) Private Cloud
9 45 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
10 44 (2.18%) Smart City
11 42 (2.08%) Robotics
12 28 (1.39%) Public Cloud
13 26 (1.29%) Java Card
14 24 (1.19%) Management Information System
14 24 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
14 24 (1.19%) Virtual Team
15 21 (1.04%) Life Science
16 17 (0.84%) Augmented Reality
17 16 (0.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 456 (22.59%) Linux
2 238 (11.79%) Windows
3 163 (8.07%) Unix
4 120 (5.94%) Android
5 71 (3.52%) Apple iOS
6 46 (2.28%) Windows Server
7 37 (1.83%) Solaris
8 24 (1.19%) Debian
9 16 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
10 15 (0.74%) CoreOS
11 14 (0.69%) CentOS
12 12 (0.59%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.54%) AIX
13 11 (0.54%) HPUX
13 11 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.35%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.35%) VxWorks
15 5 (0.25%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 905 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
2 567 (28.08%) Software Engineering
3 366 (18.13%) TDD
4 349 (17.29%) OO
5 267 (13.22%) Mathematics
6 264 (13.08%) Scrum
7 262 (12.98%) SDLC
8 249 (12.33%) Machine Learning
9 239 (11.84%) Test Automation
10 208 (10.30%) Multithreading
11 195 (9.66%) DevOps
12 188 (9.31%) Continuous Integration
13 166 (8.22%) E-Commerce
13 166 (8.22%) MVC
14 154 (7.63%) Web Development
15 135 (6.69%) Artificial Intelligence
16 126 (6.24%) Physics
17 120 (5.94%) Open Source
18 112 (5.55%) Unit Testing
19 109 (5.40%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 613 (30.36%) JavaScript
2 599 (29.67%) Python
3 485 (24.02%) SQL
4 473 (23.43%) C++
5 453 (22.44%) C#
6 309 (15.30%) C
7 184 (9.11%) PHP
8 143 (7.08%) Scala
9 97 (4.80%) Ruby
10 69 (3.42%) Perl
11 61 (3.02%) MATLAB
12 58 (2.87%) PL/SQL
13 57 (2.82%) VB.NET
14 56 (2.77%) Bash Shell
15 51 (2.53%) Shell Script
16 50 (2.48%) T-SQL
17 43 (2.13%) TypeScript
18 38 (1.88%) R
19 34 (1.68%) VBA
20 31 (1.54%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 481 (23.82%) Degree
2 175 (8.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 150 (7.43%) PhD
4 61 (3.02%) Security Cleared
5 27 (1.34%) SC Cleared
6 19 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
7 16 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.64%) DBS Check
9 10 (0.50%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.45%) Sun Certification
11 8 (0.40%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.40%) MCDBA
12 6 (0.30%) GCIA
12 6 (0.30%) GCIH
12 6 (0.30%) GSEC
12 6 (0.30%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.30%) MCP
12 6 (0.30%) SSCP
13 5 (0.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (6.84%) QA
2 24 (1.19%) SLA
3 16 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.20%) RosettaNet
5 3 (0.15%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.099%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.099%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.099%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.099%) WAI
7 1 (0.050%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.050%) DICOM
7 1 (0.050%) HL7
System Software
1 136 (6.74%) Docker
2 30 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (1.04%) vSphere
4 19 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (0.45%) Active Directory
7 9 (0.45%) HDFS
8 6 (0.30%) Firmware
9 4 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.099%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.050%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.050%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.050%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.050%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 67 (3.32%) Ansible
2 61 (3.02%) Puppet
3 45 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (2.03%) Kubernetes
5 22 (1.09%) Nagios
6 10 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (0.40%) Data Guard
7 8 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (0.35%) Graphite
9 6 (0.30%) Consul
10 5 (0.25%) Terraform
11 4 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 4 (0.20%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.15%) Dollar Universe
12 3 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.15%) MOM
12 3 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.099%) Marathon
13 2 (0.099%) Mesos
14 1 (0.050%) Graylog
Vendors
1 292 (14.46%) Oracle
2 108 (5.35%) WorldPay
3 76 (3.76%) Microsoft
4 51 (2.53%) Google
5 48 (2.38%) VMware
6 32 (1.58%) Splunk
7 25 (1.24%) IBM
8 21 (1.04%) Sun
9 20 (0.99%) Citrix
9 20 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (0.84%) AppDynamics
10 17 (0.84%) Tableau
10 17 (0.84%) Veeam
11 16 (0.79%) Qualys
12 15 (0.74%) Terracotta
13 14 (0.69%) Red Hat
14 12 (0.59%) SAP
15 9 (0.45%) hybris
16 8 (0.40%) Capita
17 7 (0.35%) Atlassian