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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 11 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Java 949 1012 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.34% 14.77% 12.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.41% 28.64% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 748 885 853
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,658 £44,000
% change year-on-year -3.55% +6.03%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3593 3534 4223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 58.09% 51.58% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3006 3117 3650
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -2 396 £42,500 -5.55% 80
Hertfordshire -6 281 £50,000 - 29
Essex +10 138 £50,000 - 15
Bedfordshire +5 61 £47,500 -14.02% 8
Suffolk -12 37 £37,500 - 6
Norfolk -5 36 £25,000 -41.86% 4
Java
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Java.

1 762 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
2 549 (28.94%) Software Engineering
3 518 (27.31%) Degree
4 503 (26.52%) Computer Science
5 488 (25.72%) SQL
6 479 (25.25%) JavaScript
7 461 (24.30%) Python
8 450 (23.72%) C#
9 427 (22.51%) Spring
10 407 (21.45%) C++
11 381 (20.08%) Oracle
12 372 (19.61%) Linux
13 354 (18.66%) HTML
14 308 (16.24%) OO
15 305 (16.08%) Web Services
16 296 (15.60%) SQL Server
17 289 (15.23%) Mathematics
18 279 (14.71%) Finance
19 273 (14.39%) Scrum
20 263 (13.86%) Hibernate
20 263 (13.86%) TDD
21 262 (13.81%) CSS
22 259 (13.65%) .NET
23 244 (12.86%) J2EE
24 216 (11.39%) XML
25 209 (11.02%) Test Automation
26 208 (10.96%) Computer Science Degree
27 200 (10.54%) Java EE
28 199 (10.49%) Maven
29 192 (10.12%) Physics

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
1 185 (9.75%) Tomcat
2 156 (8.22%) JBoss
3 80 (4.22%) WebLogic
4 79 (4.16%) WebSphere
5 66 (3.48%) Apache
6 61 (3.22%) GlassFish
7 55 (2.90%) Apache Spark
8 53 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
9 38 (2.00%) Confluence
10 34 (1.79%) IIS
11 25 (1.32%) Mule
11 25 (1.32%) Mule ESB
11 25 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 24 (1.27%) OpenStack
13 20 (1.05%) Apache Pig
14 14 (0.74%) nginx
14 14 (0.74%) SAS
15 13 (0.69%) ArcGIS
16 11 (0.58%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.58%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (0.58%) SPSS
2 9 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.16%) Weka
4 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.053%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (0.95%) SAP Hybris
2 15 (0.79%) Unica
3 14 (0.74%) Magento
4 10 (0.53%) Movex
5 8 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
6 7 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.16%) SessionCam
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.053%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.053%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.053%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 192 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (2.21%) SaaS
4 33 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (0.90%) GitHub
6 16 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (0.79%) Silverpop
8 14 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (0.69%) Office 365
10 9 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
11 8 (0.42%) IaaS
12 7 (0.37%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 6 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.21%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.21%) Google Play
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle CX
14 4 (0.21%) PaaS
14 4 (0.21%) Route 53
14 4 (0.21%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 61 (3.22%) Internet
2 42 (2.21%) HTTP
3 28 (1.48%) TCP/IP
4 27 (1.42%) Firewall
5 18 (0.95%) Wireless
6 13 (0.69%) DNS
7 12 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (0.58%) ZigBee
9 10 (0.53%) SAN
10 9 (0.47%) Bluetooth
10 9 (0.47%) NAS
11 8 (0.42%) FTP
12 7 (0.37%) iBeacon
12 7 (0.37%) ICMP
12 7 (0.37%) LDAP
13 6 (0.32%) 802.11
13 6 (0.32%) Intranet
14 5 (0.26%) SSL
15 4 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
15 4 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 191 (10.07%) MySQL
3 155 (8.17%) NoSQL
4 140 (7.38%) Relational Database
5 96 (5.06%) Big Data
6 93 (4.90%) MongoDB
7 89 (4.69%) RDBMS
8 68 (3.58%) Oracle Database
9 60 (3.16%) Hadoop
10 55 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
11 31 (1.63%) GIS
12 29 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
13 25 (1.32%) CouchDB
14 24 (1.27%) Data Mining
14 24 (1.27%) HBase
15 21 (1.11%) Text Mining
16 18 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
16 18 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (0.79%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 199 (10.49%) Maven
2 140 (7.38%) Git (software)
3 138 (7.27%) JIRA
4 135 (7.12%) Selenium
5 122 (6.43%) JUnit
6 105 (5.54%) Jenkins
7 102 (5.38%) Cucumber
8 99 (5.22%) Ant
9 83 (4.38%) Gradle
10 75 (3.95%) WebDriver
11 64 (3.37%) Visual Studio
12 53 (2.79%) JBehave
13 45 (2.37%) Eclipse
14 44 (2.32%) Subversion
15 33 (1.74%) TeamCity
16 29 (1.53%) gulp
17 24 (1.27%) SoapUI
18 23 (1.21%) Karma Test Runner
19 21 (1.11%) SpecFlow
20 20 (1.05%) HP UFT
General
1 279 (14.71%) Finance
2 88 (4.64%) Retail
3 49 (2.58%) Marketing
3 49 (2.58%) Telecoms
4 48 (2.53%) Automotive
5 39 (2.06%) Banking
6 35 (1.85%) Electronics
7 34 (1.79%) Advertising
8 24 (1.27%) Games
9 17 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 17 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (0.79%) Aerospace
11 13 (0.69%) Publishing
12 12 (0.63%) Legal
13 8 (0.42%) Back Office
13 8 (0.42%) Local Government
14 5 (0.26%) Front Office
15 2 (0.11%) Billing
15 2 (0.11%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 1083 (57.09%) Developer
2 709 (37.37%) Java Developer
3 255 (13.44%) Software Engineer
4 215 (11.33%) Graduate
5 202 (10.65%) Software Developer
6 174 (9.17%) Senior Developer
7 170 (8.96%) Java Engineer
8 148 (7.80%) Senior Java Developer
9 133 (7.01%) Graduate Developer
10 111 (5.85%) Java Software Engineer
11 110 (5.80%) Analyst
12 96 (5.06%) C++ Software Engineer
13 77 (4.06%) Architect
13 77 (4.06%) C++ Developer
13 77 (4.06%) Java Software Developer
14 70 (3.69%) Consultant
15 66 (3.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 65 (3.43%) C++ Software Developer
16 65 (3.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 65 (3.43%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 427 (22.51%) Spring
2 354 (18.66%) HTML
3 305 (16.08%) Web Services
4 263 (13.86%) Hibernate
5 262 (13.81%) CSS
6 259 (13.65%) .NET
7 244 (12.86%) J2EE
8 216 (11.39%) XML
9 200 (10.54%) Java EE
10 161 (8.49%) AngularJS
11 132 (6.96%) REST
12 126 (6.64%) RESTful
13 115 (6.06%) HTML5
14 106 (5.59%) JMS
15 102 (5.38%) jQuery
16 100 (5.27%) SOAP
17 93 (4.90%) ASP.NET
18 91 (4.80%) Ajax
19 83 (4.38%) Spring MVC
20 81 (4.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 503 (26.52%) Computer Science
2 177 (9.33%) Algorithms
3 92 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (3.69%) Mobile App
5 56 (2.95%) Data Structures
6 54 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
7 51 (2.69%) Smart City
8 48 (2.53%) User Experience
9 41 (2.16%) Fintech
10 34 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
11 30 (1.58%) Internet of Things
12 25 (1.32%) Client/Server
13 24 (1.27%) Grid Computing
14 22 (1.16%) Life Science
15 21 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 18 (0.95%) iPad
17 16 (0.84%) 3D Printing
18 14 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
19 12 (0.63%) Private Cloud
20 11 (0.58%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 372 (19.61%) Linux
2 175 (9.23%) Windows
3 174 (9.17%) Unix
4 141 (7.43%) Android
5 89 (4.69%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (1.11%) Windows Server
8 18 (0.95%) Solaris
9 17 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.58%) Debian
12 9 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
13 8 (0.42%) CentOS
14 7 (0.37%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.26%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.16%) SUSE
17 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 762 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
2 549 (28.94%) Software Engineering
3 308 (16.24%) OO
4 289 (15.23%) Mathematics
5 273 (14.39%) Scrum
6 263 (13.86%) TDD
7 209 (11.02%) Test Automation
8 192 (10.12%) Physics
9 187 (9.86%) Machine Learning
10 160 (8.43%) SDLC
11 139 (7.33%) SOA
12 136 (7.17%) DevOps
12 136 (7.17%) OOP
13 129 (6.80%) Web Development
14 126 (6.64%) MVC
15 125 (6.59%) BDD
15 125 (6.59%) E-Commerce
16 123 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
17 93 (4.90%) Artificial Intelligence
18 89 (4.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 488 (25.72%) SQL
2 479 (25.25%) JavaScript
3 461 (24.30%) Python
4 450 (23.72%) C#
5 407 (21.45%) C++
6 173 (9.12%) C
7 124 (6.54%) Perl
7 124 (6.54%) PL/SQL
8 102 (5.38%) PHP
9 79 (4.16%) Ruby
10 66 (3.48%) Bash Shell
10 66 (3.48%) Shell Script
11 64 (3.37%) Scala
12 47 (2.48%) MATLAB
12 47 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 43 (2.27%) Objective-C
14 32 (1.69%) PowerShell
15 26 (1.37%) Embedded C
16 25 (1.32%) Embedded C++
17 23 (1.21%) R
Qualifications
1 518 (27.31%) Degree
2 208 (10.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 126 (6.64%) PhD
4 73 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 59 (3.11%) Numerate Degree
6 25 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 19 (1.00%) Master's Degree
8 18 (0.95%) MCP
8 18 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.79%) Sun Certification
10 13 (0.69%) ISEB
11 12 (0.63%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.47%) CISSP
13 7 (0.37%) CISA
14 6 (0.32%) AWS Certification
14 6 (0.32%) Postgraduate
15 5 (0.26%) PMI Certification
16 4 (0.21%) CISM
16 4 (0.21%) CSSLP
16 4 (0.21%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (6.48%) QA
2 7 (0.37%) SLA
3 5 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.11%) MIL-STD-1553
5 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.053%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.053%) SEPA
System Software
1 76 (4.01%) Docker
2 45 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.74%) KVM
4 13 (0.69%) Active Directory
4 13 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.69%) vSphere
5 10 (0.53%) Firmware
5 10 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.32%) HDFS
7 4 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (0.21%) Xen
8 2 (0.11%) LXC
8 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.11%) QEMU
8 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.053%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.053%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 1 (0.053%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 67 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (2.74%) Puppet
3 38 (2.00%) Ansible
4 20 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 12 (0.63%) Packer
7 9 (0.47%) Data Guard
7 9 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (0.47%) Kubernetes
7 9 (0.47%) Nagios
7 9 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (0.37%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 5 (0.26%) MOM
10 4 (0.21%) Grafana
11 3 (0.16%) Munin
11 3 (0.16%) Salt
11 3 (0.16%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.11%) Oozie
12 2 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 381 (20.08%) Oracle
2 118 (6.22%) Microsoft
3 54 (2.85%) SAP
4 49 (2.58%) VMware
5 38 (2.00%) hybris
6 31 (1.63%) IBM
7 26 (1.37%) Atlassian
7 26 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 25 (1.32%) Google
9 20 (1.05%) Pega
10 18 (0.95%) Tableau
11 14 (0.74%) NetApp
11 14 (0.74%) Sun
12 13 (0.69%) Adobe
13 12 (0.63%) HP
13 12 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (0.53%) Appcelerator
15 9 (0.47%) ESRI
15 9 (0.47%) RedGate
15 9 (0.47%) Sybase
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £50k - 58k per year + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bens - Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 45K + 25 days holiday + 5% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k (DoE) + top benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago