Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 10 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,724 1,955 2,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.19% 15.66% 14.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.29% 28.01% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,325 1,601 1,741
East of England median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £70,000 £68,750
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 6,816 6,979 7,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 56.10% 55.90% 50.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5,485 5,795 6,091
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +4 673 £57,500 +15.00% 70
Cambridgeshire -5 623 £46,000 +8.24% 101
Essex +1 193 £46,250 -7.50% 45
Bedfordshire +4 105 £55,000 +22.22% 12
Suffolk +10 81 £56,250 +32.35% 17
Norfolk -1 47 £41,500 -2.35% 10
East Anglia - 2 £46,500 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 756 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
2 525 (30.45%) JavaScript
3 501 (29.06%) Python
4 452 (26.22%) SQL
5 433 (25.12%) Software Engineering
6 394 (22.85%) Linux
7 386 (22.39%) C#
8 354 (20.53%) Spring
9 335 (19.43%) Web Services
10 330 (19.14%) Degree
11 329 (19.08%) C++
12 321 (18.62%) TDD
13 314 (18.21%) HTML
14 301 (17.46%) Computer Science
15 288 (16.71%) Amazon AWS
16 263 (15.26%) .NET
17 254 (14.73%) Oracle
18 252 (14.62%) Machine Learning
18 252 (14.62%) AngularJS
19 243 (14.10%) Git (software)
20 239 (13.86%) OO
21 224 (12.99%) Test Automation
22 223 (12.94%) C
22 223 (12.94%) Scrum
23 220 (12.76%) DevOps
24 219 (12.70%) CSS
25 213 (12.35%) XML
26 203 (11.77%) Artificial Intelligence
27 193 (11.19%) Mathematics
27 193 (11.19%) Relational Database

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
1 142 (8.24%) Tomcat
2 113 (6.55%) JBoss
3 86 (4.99%) WebSphere
4 76 (4.41%) Apache
5 56 (3.25%) WebLogic
6 38 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
7 36 (2.09%) Confluence
8 31 (1.80%) Apache Spark
9 30 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 25 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
11 20 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
11 20 (1.16%) WildFly
12 18 (1.04%) CMS
13 14 (0.81%) OpenStack
14 13 (0.75%) Drupal
14 13 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.70%) IIS
16 11 (0.64%) nginx
17 10 (0.58%) Apache Solr
17 10 (0.58%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.41%) HipChat
3 5 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.17%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.12%) Weka
7 1 (0.058%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 32 (1.86%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (0.64%) Magento
3 6 (0.35%) Movex
4 5 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.23%) Maximo
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.12%) Fredhopper
7 2 (0.12%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.058%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.058%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 288 (16.71%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (5.92%) GitHub
3 77 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (3.31%) SaaS
5 52 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (1.97%) OpenShift
7 29 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 23 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (0.93%) Runscope
11 13 (0.75%) IaaS
12 12 (0.70%) Serverless
13 10 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (0.41%) Dropbox
16 6 (0.35%) Akamai
16 6 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 6 (0.35%) npm
16 6 (0.35%) Office 365
17 5 (0.29%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 57 (3.31%) HTTP
2 51 (2.96%) TCP/IP
3 50 (2.90%) DNS
4 42 (2.44%) Internet
5 38 (2.20%) Firewall
6 31 (1.80%) SSL
6 31 (1.80%) VPN
7 23 (1.33%) DHCP
8 20 (1.16%) SNMP
9 15 (0.87%) ICMP
10 13 (0.75%) Reverse Proxy
10 13 (0.75%) Wireless
11 12 (0.70%) SAN
12 11 (0.64%) IPv6
13 8 (0.46%) Ethernet
13 8 (0.46%) FTP
14 6 (0.35%) Bluetooth
14 6 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (0.29%) Broadband
15 5 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (11.19%) Relational Database
2 162 (9.40%) SQL Server
3 154 (8.93%) NoSQL
4 147 (8.53%) MySQL
5 90 (5.22%) Big Data
6 83 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 61 (3.54%) MongoDB
7 61 (3.54%) RDBMS
8 57 (3.31%) Oracle Database
9 45 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
10 44 (2.55%) Hadoop
11 23 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 23 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
12 22 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (1.10%) DB2
14 16 (0.93%) HBase
15 13 (0.75%) Apache Hive
15 13 (0.75%) Data Mining
15 13 (0.75%) Neo4j
16 12 (0.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 243 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 181 (10.50%) Jenkins
3 179 (10.38%) JIRA
4 127 (7.37%) Selenium
5 114 (6.61%) Maven
6 108 (6.26%) Cucumber
7 94 (5.45%) JUnit
8 56 (3.25%) Eclipse
9 53 (3.07%) Subversion
10 34 (1.97%) Gradle
10 34 (1.97%) Sonatype Nexus
10 34 (1.97%) WebDriver
11 31 (1.80%) JMeter
12 30 (1.74%) JBehave
12 30 (1.74%) Visual Studio
13 27 (1.57%) SoapUI
14 26 (1.51%) Ant
15 20 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 19 (1.10%) Mockito
17 18 (1.04%) gulp
General
1 190 (11.02%) Finance
2 129 (7.48%) Retail
3 108 (6.26%) Games
4 54 (3.13%) Banking
5 53 (3.07%) Automotive
6 42 (2.44%) Marketing
7 37 (2.15%) Electronics
8 26 (1.51%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.45%) Advertising
10 22 (1.28%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.22%) Aerospace
12 13 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.70%) Back Office
13 12 (0.70%) Publishing
14 10 (0.58%) Legal
15 8 (0.46%) Law
16 7 (0.41%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.23%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.17%) French Language
18 3 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 869 (50.41%) Developer
2 501 (29.06%) Java Developer
3 261 (15.14%) Software Engineer
4 163 (9.45%) Java Engineer
5 150 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 144 (8.35%) Senior Developer
7 124 (7.19%) Graduate
8 110 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
9 88 (5.10%) Junior
10 86 (4.99%) Architect
11 83 (4.81%) C++ Software Engineer
12 74 (4.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 73 (4.23%) Graduate Developer
13 73 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
13 73 (4.23%) Lead Developer
14 67 (3.89%) Team Leader
15 62 (3.60%) Analyst
15 62 (3.60%) Consultant
15 62 (3.60%) Junior Developer
16 55 (3.19%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (20.53%) Spring
2 335 (19.43%) Web Services
3 314 (18.21%) HTML
4 263 (15.26%) .NET
5 252 (14.62%) AngularJS
6 219 (12.70%) CSS
7 213 (12.35%) XML
8 186 (10.79%) REST
9 148 (8.58%) J2EE
10 132 (7.66%) RESTful
11 131 (7.60%) Hibernate
12 126 (7.31%) jQuery
13 118 (6.84%) HTML5
14 114 (6.61%) Java EE
15 109 (6.32%) Node.js
15 109 (6.32%) SOAP
16 99 (5.74%) Akka
17 97 (5.63%) JSON
18 90 (5.22%) JSP
19 89 (5.16%) React
Miscellaneous
1 301 (17.46%) Computer Science
2 134 (7.77%) Algorithms
3 85 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
4 84 (4.87%) Greenfield Project
5 80 (4.64%) User Experience
6 76 (4.41%) Mobile App
7 71 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
8 67 (3.89%) Fintech
9 59 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
10 47 (2.73%) Data Structures
11 42 (2.44%) Robotics
12 35 (2.03%) Private Cloud
13 29 (1.68%) Public Cloud
14 25 (1.45%) Management Information System
14 25 (1.45%) Smart City
15 22 (1.28%) Data Centre
16 21 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 21 (1.22%) Online Games
17 18 (1.04%) Replication
18 16 (0.93%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 394 (22.85%) Linux
2 152 (8.82%) Windows
3 147 (8.53%) Unix
4 108 (6.26%) Android
5 72 (4.18%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.91%) Mac OS X
7 32 (1.86%) Windows Server
8 19 (1.10%) Solaris
9 18 (1.04%) Debian
10 12 (0.70%) Mac OS
11 11 (0.64%) CentOS
12 10 (0.58%) HPUX
13 8 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.35%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.29%) Robot Operating System
16 4 (0.23%) VxWorks
17 3 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
17 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 756 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
2 433 (25.12%) Software Engineering
3 321 (18.62%) TDD
4 252 (14.62%) Machine Learning
5 239 (13.86%) OO
6 224 (12.99%) Test Automation
7 223 (12.94%) Scrum
8 220 (12.76%) DevOps
9 203 (11.77%) Artificial Intelligence
10 193 (11.19%) Mathematics
11 178 (10.32%) E-Commerce
12 171 (9.92%) MVC
13 161 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
14 148 (8.58%) Microservices
14 148 (8.58%) Problem-Solving
15 134 (7.77%) SDLC
16 109 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
17 102 (5.92%) Kanban
17 102 (5.92%) Multithreading
18 99 (5.74%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 525 (30.45%) JavaScript
2 501 (29.06%) Python
3 452 (26.22%) SQL
4 386 (22.39%) C#
5 329 (19.08%) C++
6 223 (12.94%) C
7 136 (7.89%) Scala
8 114 (6.61%) PHP
9 98 (5.68%) Java 8
10 73 (4.23%) Bash Shell
11 63 (3.65%) PL/SQL
12 55 (3.19%) Ruby
13 52 (3.02%) T-SQL
14 50 (2.90%) Shell Script
15 47 (2.73%) MATLAB
15 47 (2.73%) Perl
16 36 (2.09%) PowerShell
17 34 (1.97%) R
18 33 (1.91%) Groovy
19 32 (1.86%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 330 (19.14%) Degree
2 167 (9.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 141 (8.18%) PhD
4 42 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 22 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
6 21 (1.22%) DV Cleared
7 20 (1.16%) SSCP
8 16 (0.93%) GCIA
8 16 (0.93%) GCIH
8 16 (0.93%) GSEC
9 14 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.70%) Sun Certification
11 11 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.58%) CISSP
12 10 (0.58%) ISTQB
12 10 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
13 8 (0.46%) CISA
13 8 (0.46%) CISM
13 8 (0.46%) Master's Degree
14 7 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (6.73%) QA
2 22 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 13 (0.75%) SLA
4 6 (0.35%) HIPAA
4 6 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.17%) GCP
5 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.17%) WAI
6 1 (0.058%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.058%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.058%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.058%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.058%) PMO
6 1 (0.058%) PSD2
6 1 (0.058%) SEPA
System Software
1 175 (10.15%) Docker
2 19 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.46%) HDFS
6 7 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (0.41%) vSphere
7 5 (0.29%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.23%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.17%) iptables
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.058%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.058%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.058%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.058%) Postfix
10 1 (0.058%) Squid
10 1 (0.058%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.058%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 65 (3.77%) Ansible
2 60 (3.48%) Puppet
3 55 (3.19%) Kubernetes
4 50 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.70%) Terraform
6 7 (0.41%) Nagios
6 7 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.35%) Graphite
7 6 (0.35%) Oozie
8 5 (0.29%) Salt
9 4 (0.23%) Consul
9 4 (0.23%) HP ALM
10 3 (0.17%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.17%) Graylog
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.17%) QRadar
10 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 2 (0.12%) MOM
Vendors
1 254 (14.73%) Oracle
2 112 (6.50%) WorldPay
3 82 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 44 (2.55%) IBM
5 38 (2.20%) Splunk
6 33 (1.91%) Google
7 32 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
8 29 (1.68%) hybris
9 24 (1.39%) VMware
10 16 (0.93%) Capita
11 15 (0.87%) AppDynamics
11 15 (0.87%) Sybase
12 14 (0.81%) Citrix
12 14 (0.81%) Red Hat
13 13 (0.75%) ATG
13 13 (0.75%) SAP
14 12 (0.70%) Apple
15 11 (0.64%) Atlassian
15 11 (0.64%) CA
16 10 (0.58%) Veeam