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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 11 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Java 942 989 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.13% 14.67% 12.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.09% 28.45% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 745 864 863
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 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 3610 3476 4205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 57.99% 51.57% 51.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3032 3062 3635
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 £29,400 £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 26 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 26 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 -2 392 £45,000 - 78
Hertfordshire -6 279 £50,000 - 29
Essex +8 132 £50,000 - 17
Bedfordshire +10 63 £47,500 -17.39% 5
Suffolk -11 40 £37,500 - 6
Norfolk -4 36 £25,000 -43.18% 4
Java
England

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 761 (40.12%) Agile Software Development
2 543 (28.62%) Software Engineering
3 520 (27.41%) Degree
4 508 (26.78%) Computer Science
5 482 (25.41%) SQL
6 475 (25.04%) JavaScript
7 463 (24.41%) Python
8 449 (23.67%) C#
9 426 (22.46%) Spring
10 412 (21.72%) C++
11 381 (20.08%) Oracle
12 371 (19.56%) Linux
13 355 (18.71%) HTML
14 306 (16.13%) OO
15 304 (16.03%) Web Services
16 296 (15.60%) SQL Server
17 293 (15.45%) Mathematics
18 281 (14.81%) Finance
19 272 (14.34%) Scrum
20 269 (14.18%) TDD
21 263 (13.86%) Hibernate
22 262 (13.81%) CSS
23 261 (13.76%) .NET
24 244 (12.86%) J2EE
25 216 (11.39%) XML
26 212 (11.18%) Computer Science Degree
27 209 (11.02%) Test Automation
28 199 (10.49%) Java EE
29 196 (10.33%) Maven
30 192 (10.12%) MySQL

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
2 158 (8.33%) JBoss
3 80 (4.22%) WebLogic
4 79 (4.16%) WebSphere
5 66 (3.48%) Apache
6 61 (3.22%) GlassFish
7 56 (2.95%) Apache Spark
8 51 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
9 38 (2.00%) Confluence
10 32 (1.69%) IIS
11 25 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 24 (1.27%) OpenStack
13 23 (1.21%) Mule
13 23 (1.21%) Mule ESB
14 20 (1.05%) Apache Pig
15 14 (0.74%) nginx
15 14 (0.74%) SAS
16 12 (0.63%) ArcGIS
17 11 (0.58%) Apache Solr
17 11 (0.58%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (0.58%) SPSS
2 8 (0.42%) 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 17 (0.90%) SAP Hybris
2 14 (0.74%) Unica
3 13 (0.69%) Magento
4 10 (0.53%) Movex
5 8 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
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 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.053%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.053%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 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 31 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (0.90%) GitHub
6 16 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
7 14 (0.74%) Silverpop
8 13 (0.69%) Office 365
9 9 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.42%) IaaS
11 7 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
11 7 (0.37%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 6 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.21%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.21%) Google Play
13 4 (0.21%) Oracle CX
13 4 (0.21%) PaaS
13 4 (0.21%) Route 53
13 4 (0.21%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.11%) Internet
2 41 (2.16%) HTTP
3 29 (1.53%) 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%) SAN
8 11 (0.58%) ZigBee
9 9 (0.47%) NAS
10 8 (0.42%) Bluetooth
11 7 (0.37%) FTP
11 7 (0.37%) iBeacon
11 7 (0.37%) ICMP
11 7 (0.37%) LDAP
12 6 (0.32%) Intranet
13 5 (0.26%) 802.11
13 5 (0.26%) SSL
14 4 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
14 4 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 192 (10.12%) MySQL
3 156 (8.22%) NoSQL
4 139 (7.33%) Relational Database
5 95 (5.01%) Big Data
6 92 (4.85%) MongoDB
7 90 (4.74%) RDBMS
8 67 (3.53%) Oracle Database
9 60 (3.16%) Hadoop
10 54 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
11 30 (1.58%) GIS
12 29 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
13 25 (1.32%) CouchDB
13 25 (1.32%) Data Mining
14 23 (1.21%) HBase
15 21 (1.11%) Text Mining
16 19 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
17 18 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 16 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
19 15 (0.79%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 196 (10.33%) Maven
2 140 (7.38%) Git (software)
3 138 (7.27%) JIRA
4 135 (7.12%) Selenium
5 122 (6.43%) JUnit
6 106 (5.59%) Jenkins
7 105 (5.54%) Cucumber
8 100 (5.27%) Ant
9 83 (4.38%) Gradle
10 72 (3.80%) WebDriver
11 66 (3.48%) Visual Studio
12 51 (2.69%) JBehave
13 46 (2.42%) Eclipse
14 43 (2.27%) Subversion
15 33 (1.74%) TeamCity
16 27 (1.42%) gulp
17 24 (1.27%) SoapUI
18 22 (1.16%) SpecFlow
19 21 (1.11%) Karma Test Runner
20 19 (1.00%) Mockito
General
1 281 (14.81%) Finance
2 86 (4.53%) Retail
3 49 (2.58%) Telecoms
4 47 (2.48%) Automotive
4 47 (2.48%) Marketing
5 38 (2.00%) Banking
6 34 (1.79%) Electronics
7 33 (1.74%) Advertising
8 25 (1.32%) Games
9 19 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.79%) Aerospace
12 12 (0.63%) Legal
12 12 (0.63%) Publishing
13 9 (0.47%) Back Office
14 8 (0.42%) Local Government
15 5 (0.26%) Front Office
16 2 (0.11%) Billing
16 2 (0.11%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 1086 (57.25%) Developer
2 710 (37.43%) Java Developer
3 253 (13.34%) Software Engineer
4 216 (11.39%) Graduate
5 203 (10.70%) Software Developer
6 173 (9.12%) Senior Developer
7 167 (8.80%) Java Engineer
8 147 (7.75%) Senior Java Developer
9 134 (7.06%) Graduate Developer
10 110 (5.80%) Java Software Engineer
11 108 (5.69%) Analyst
12 96 (5.06%) C++ Software Engineer
13 78 (4.11%) Java Software Developer
14 77 (4.06%) C++ Developer
15 76 (4.01%) Architect
16 70 (3.69%) Consultant
17 66 (3.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 66 (3.48%) Oracle Developer
18 65 (3.43%) C++ Software Developer
18 65 (3.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (22.46%) Spring
2 355 (18.71%) HTML
3 304 (16.03%) Web Services
4 263 (13.86%) Hibernate
5 262 (13.81%) CSS
6 261 (13.76%) .NET
7 244 (12.86%) J2EE
8 216 (11.39%) XML
9 199 (10.49%) Java EE
10 161 (8.49%) AngularJS
11 135 (7.12%) REST
12 123 (6.48%) RESTful
13 114 (6.01%) HTML5
14 105 (5.54%) JMS
15 101 (5.32%) SOAP
16 99 (5.22%) jQuery
17 95 (5.01%) ASP.NET
18 90 (4.74%) Ajax
19 84 (4.43%) Spring MVC
20 81 (4.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 508 (26.78%) Computer Science
2 179 (9.44%) Algorithms
3 92 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (3.74%) Mobile App
5 55 (2.90%) Data Structures
5 55 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
6 52 (2.74%) Smart City
7 48 (2.53%) User Experience
8 41 (2.16%) Fintech
9 34 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 29 (1.53%) Internet of Things
11 26 (1.37%) Client/Server
12 23 (1.21%) Grid Computing
13 22 (1.16%) Life Science
14 20 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 18 (0.95%) iPad
16 16 (0.84%) 3D Printing
17 13 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
18 12 (0.63%) Private Cloud
19 11 (0.58%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 371 (19.56%) Linux
2 176 (9.28%) Windows
3 171 (9.01%) Unix
4 143 (7.54%) Android
5 91 (4.80%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (1.11%) Windows Server
8 17 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (0.90%) Solaris
9 13 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.58%) Debian
11 9 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (0.42%) CentOS
13 7 (0.37%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.26%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.16%) SUSE
16 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 761 (40.12%) Agile Software Development
2 543 (28.62%) Software Engineering
3 306 (16.13%) OO
4 293 (15.45%) Mathematics
5 272 (14.34%) Scrum
6 269 (14.18%) TDD
7 209 (11.02%) Test Automation
8 192 (10.12%) Physics
9 190 (10.02%) Machine Learning
10 161 (8.49%) SDLC
11 138 (7.27%) DevOps
12 137 (7.22%) SOA
13 133 (7.01%) OOP
14 128 (6.75%) BDD
14 128 (6.75%) MVC
15 127 (6.69%) Web Development
16 126 (6.64%) E-Commerce
17 124 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
18 94 (4.96%) Artificial Intelligence
19 91 (4.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 482 (25.41%) SQL
2 475 (25.04%) JavaScript
3 463 (24.41%) Python
4 449 (23.67%) C#
5 412 (21.72%) C++
6 178 (9.38%) C
7 126 (6.64%) PL/SQL
8 122 (6.43%) Perl
9 101 (5.32%) PHP
10 80 (4.22%) Ruby
11 66 (3.48%) Scala
11 66 (3.48%) Shell Script
12 64 (3.37%) Bash Shell
13 47 (2.48%) MATLAB
14 46 (2.42%) T-SQL
15 45 (2.37%) Objective-C
16 31 (1.63%) PowerShell
17 27 (1.42%) Embedded C
18 26 (1.37%) Embedded C++
19 23 (1.21%) R
Qualifications
1 520 (27.41%) Degree
2 212 (11.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 126 (6.64%) PhD
4 75 (3.95%) Security Cleared
5 59 (3.11%) Numerate Degree
6 25 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 18 (0.95%) Master's Degree
7 18 (0.95%) MCP
7 18 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (0.79%) Sun Certification
9 13 (0.69%) ISEB
10 11 (0.58%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.47%) CISSP
12 7 (0.37%) CISA
13 6 (0.32%) AWS Certification
13 6 (0.32%) Postgraduate
14 5 (0.26%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.21%) CISM
15 4 (0.21%) CSSLP
15 4 (0.21%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (6.43%) QA
2 8 (0.42%) 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%) DICOM
5 1 (0.053%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (0.053%) HL7
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 68 (3.58%) Opscode Chef
2 53 (2.79%) Puppet
3 39 (2.06%) Ansible
4 21 (1.11%) 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%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (0.42%) Kubernetes
8 8 (0.42%) Nagios
9 7 (0.37%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 5 (0.26%) MOM
11 3 (0.16%) 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
2 116 (6.11%) Microsoft
3 53 (2.79%) SAP
4 49 (2.58%) VMware
5 37 (1.95%) hybris
6 30 (1.58%) IBM
7 26 (1.37%) Atlassian
7 26 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 24 (1.27%) Google
9 19 (1.00%) Pega
10 18 (0.95%) Tableau
11 14 (0.74%) NetApp
11 14 (0.74%) Sun
12 12 (0.63%) Adobe
12 12 (0.63%) HP
12 12 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (0.53%) Appcelerator
14 9 (0.47%) RedGate
14 9 (0.47%) Sybase
15 8 (0.42%) ESRI
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be- shares, health +more
Posted: 2 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be- 25 days holiday, flex hours
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + equity and bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k + Share Scheme + 25 days holiday + Flexi time + work from home
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £50k - 58k per year + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Java Source
Salary: £55k-£70k DOE + Pension, Healthcare, Stock Options, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bens - Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k Contributory Pension, Laptop, Life Insurance, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-45k Contributory pension Life Insurance and 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48-58k + 30 Days holiday + Medical Ins + Dental Ins + Pension +More!
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago