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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 14 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Java 989 1066 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.03% 14.59% 12.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.80% 29.52% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 810 896 834
Median salary £45,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -  

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 3434 3611 4144
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 55.67% 49.43% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2856 3087 3534
Median salary £45,000 £43,641 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.11% +2.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 0 397 £45,000 - 69
Hertfordshire -2 306 £50,000 +5.26% 28
Essex +21 164 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Bedfordshire +10 68 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Norfolk -5 33 £37,500 -22.15% 10
Suffolk -4 32 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Java
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 803 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 575 (29.84%) SQL
3 534 (27.71%) Degree
4 506 (26.26%) JavaScript
5 488 (25.32%) Computer Science
6 465 (24.13%) Software Engineering
7 445 (23.09%) Spring
8 426 (22.11%) C#
9 422 (21.90%) Python
10 383 (19.88%) Linux
11 378 (19.62%) Oracle
12 368 (19.10%) HTML
13 348 (18.06%) C++
14 331 (17.18%) OO
15 305 (15.83%) Web Services
16 298 (15.46%) Finance
17 283 (14.69%) Hibernate
18 281 (14.58%) CSS
19 280 (14.53%) J2EE
20 275 (14.27%) SQL Server
21 270 (14.01%) .NET
22 268 (13.91%) Scrum
23 257 (13.34%) Mathematics
24 250 (12.97%) XML
25 245 (12.71%) TDD
26 221 (11.47%) Maven
27 196 (10.17%) Windows
28 193 (10.02%) Tomcat
29 192 (9.96%) MySQL
30 188 (9.76%) Java EE

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
1 193 (10.02%) Tomcat
2 175 (9.08%) JBoss
3 109 (5.66%) WebSphere
4 95 (4.93%) WebLogic
5 94 (4.88%) Apache
6 74 (3.84%) GlassFish
7 62 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
8 46 (2.39%) IIS
9 44 (2.28%) Confluence
10 38 (1.97%) Apache Spark
11 32 (1.66%) Mule
12 30 (1.56%) Mule ESB
13 20 (1.04%) Apache Pig
13 20 (1.04%) OpenStack
14 17 (0.88%) nginx
14 17 (0.88%) SAS
15 16 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 14 (0.73%) Apache ServiceMix
16 14 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (0.73%) SPSS
3 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.16%) Weka
5 1 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.052%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.052%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.052%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (0.78%) Adobe Campaign
1 15 (0.78%) Magento
2 13 (0.67%) SAP Hybris
3 10 (0.52%) Unica
4 8 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.26%) Movex
6 3 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.10%) Pega PRPC
8 1 (0.052%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 150 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
3 35 (1.82%) SaaS
4 33 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (0.93%) GitHub
6 15 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
7 13 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (0.52%) Silverpop
9 6 (0.31%) Office 365
10 5 (0.26%) IaaS
10 5 (0.26%) Oracle CX
10 5 (0.26%) PaaS
11 4 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.21%) Google Play
11 4 (0.21%) Route 53
11 4 (0.21%) Twilio
12 3 (0.16%) Bluemix
12 3 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.37%) HTTP
2 64 (3.32%) Internet
3 28 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 25 (1.30%) Firewall
5 20 (1.04%) Wireless
6 17 (0.88%) Bluetooth
6 17 (0.88%) LDAP
7 15 (0.78%) 802.11
8 13 (0.67%) FTP
8 13 (0.67%) SSL
8 13 (0.67%) ZigBee
9 12 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (0.57%) DNS
11 6 (0.31%) iBeacon
11 6 (0.31%) Intranet
12 4 (0.21%) ICMP
12 4 (0.21%) NAS
12 4 (0.21%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (0.21%) SAN
13 3 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (14.27%) SQL Server
2 192 (9.96%) MySQL
3 167 (8.67%) Relational Database
4 160 (8.30%) NoSQL
5 111 (5.76%) Big Data
6 93 (4.83%) RDBMS
7 87 (4.51%) MongoDB
8 83 (4.31%) Oracle Database
9 59 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
10 48 (2.49%) Hadoop
11 37 (1.92%) GIS
11 37 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
12 30 (1.56%) CouchDB
13 27 (1.40%) Data Mining
14 22 (1.14%) HBase
14 22 (1.14%) Neo4j
15 21 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 19 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (0.99%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 221 (11.47%) Maven
2 146 (7.58%) JUnit
3 144 (7.47%) Git (software)
4 137 (7.11%) Selenium
5 134 (6.95%) Jenkins
6 124 (6.43%) JIRA
7 103 (5.35%) Ant
8 100 (5.19%) Cucumber
9 89 (4.62%) Gradle
10 76 (3.94%) WebDriver
11 73 (3.79%) Visual Studio
12 50 (2.59%) Subversion
13 43 (2.23%) Eclipse
14 42 (2.18%) JBehave
15 39 (2.02%) TeamCity
16 30 (1.56%) HP UFT
17 29 (1.50%) SoapUI
18 26 (1.35%) Hudson
19 25 (1.30%) gulp
20 20 (1.04%) Mockito
General
1 298 (15.46%) Finance
2 64 (3.32%) Retail
3 51 (2.65%) Marketing
4 50 (2.59%) Automotive
5 46 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 41 (2.13%) Advertising
7 40 (2.08%) Electronics
8 34 (1.76%) Banking
9 23 (1.19%) Games
9 23 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 20 (1.04%) Aerospace
11 19 (0.99%) Legal
12 12 (0.62%) Publishing
13 11 (0.57%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.47%) Back Office
15 4 (0.21%) Law
15 4 (0.21%) Local Government
16 3 (0.16%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.16%) French Language
17 2 (0.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1128 (58.54%) Developer
2 757 (39.28%) Java Developer
3 255 (13.23%) Software Engineer
4 210 (10.90%) Senior Developer
4 210 (10.90%) Software Developer
5 203 (10.53%) Java Engineer
6 178 (9.24%) Graduate
7 177 (9.19%) Senior Java Developer
8 140 (7.27%) Java Software Engineer
9 128 (6.64%) Analyst
10 113 (5.86%) Graduate Developer
11 95 (4.93%) Java Software Developer
12 74 (3.84%) C++ Software Engineer
12 74 (3.84%) Lead Developer
13 73 (3.79%) Agile Developer
14 72 (3.74%) Consultant
15 71 (3.68%) Agile Java Developer
16 70 (3.63%) Programmer
17 68 (3.53%) Oracle Developer
18 66 (3.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (23.09%) Spring
2 368 (19.10%) HTML
3 305 (15.83%) Web Services
4 283 (14.69%) Hibernate
5 281 (14.58%) CSS
6 280 (14.53%) J2EE
7 270 (14.01%) .NET
8 250 (12.97%) XML
9 188 (9.76%) Java EE
10 141 (7.32%) RESTful
11 136 (7.06%) AngularJS
12 123 (6.38%) REST
13 122 (6.33%) SOAP
14 118 (6.12%) JMS
15 110 (5.71%) Ajax
16 104 (5.40%) HTML5
17 94 (4.88%) jQuery
18 93 (4.83%) JSON
19 85 (4.41%) ASP.NET
20 83 (4.31%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 488 (25.32%) Computer Science
2 133 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 95 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 54 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
6 48 (2.49%) User Experience
7 41 (2.13%) Internet of Things
8 40 (2.08%) Data Structures
9 38 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (1.56%) Grid Computing
11 20 (1.04%) Client/Server
12 19 (0.99%) Fintech
13 18 (0.93%) Life Science
14 17 (0.88%) iPad
14 17 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
14 17 (0.88%) Virtual Team
15 14 (0.73%) Private Cloud
16 13 (0.67%) Management Information System
17 12 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 10 (0.52%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 383 (19.88%) Linux
2 196 (10.17%) Windows
3 177 (9.19%) Unix
4 107 (5.55%) Android
5 58 (3.01%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (1.45%) Windows Server
8 24 (1.25%) Solaris
9 20 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.78%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
13 5 (0.26%) CentOS
13 5 (0.26%) Debian
13 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.21%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.16%) AIX
15 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 803 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 465 (24.13%) Software Engineering
3 331 (17.18%) OO
4 268 (13.91%) Scrum
5 257 (13.34%) Mathematics
6 245 (12.71%) TDD
7 181 (9.39%) SDLC
8 150 (7.78%) Physics
9 145 (7.52%) OOP
10 138 (7.16%) SOA
11 132 (6.85%) Web Development
12 130 (6.75%) BDD
13 125 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
13 125 (6.49%) Machine Learning
14 119 (6.18%) MVC
15 118 (6.12%) E-Commerce
16 114 (5.92%) DevOps
17 90 (4.67%) Multithreading
18 87 (4.51%) Mentoring
19 83 (4.31%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 575 (29.84%) SQL
2 506 (26.26%) JavaScript
3 426 (22.11%) C#
4 422 (21.90%) Python
5 348 (18.06%) C++
6 159 (8.25%) Perl
7 145 (7.52%) C
8 131 (6.80%) PL/SQL
9 118 (6.12%) PHP
10 86 (4.46%) Bash Shell
11 72 (3.74%) Shell Script
12 65 (3.37%) T-SQL
13 63 (3.27%) Ruby
14 55 (2.85%) Scala
15 41 (2.13%) PowerShell
16 39 (2.02%) Objective-C
17 38 (1.97%) MATLAB
18 24 (1.25%) VB.NET
19 22 (1.14%) Embedded C
20 20 (1.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 534 (27.71%) Degree
2 116 (6.02%) PhD
3 54 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 19 (0.99%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.73%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.52%) ISEB
6 10 (0.52%) Sun Certification
7 5 (0.26%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.21%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.16%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.16%) MCP
9 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.16%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.10%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.10%) LPIC
11 1 (0.052%) CEH
11 1 (0.052%) CPTE
11 1 (0.052%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.052%) GSEC
11 1 (0.052%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (6.80%) QA
2 24 (1.25%) SDET
3 12 (0.62%) SLA
4 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.10%) WAI
7 1 (0.052%) Data Quality
System Software
1 67 (3.48%) Docker
2 41 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.88%) KVM
4 15 (0.78%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.57%) Firmware
6 10 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 6 (0.31%) vSphere
9 4 (0.21%) HDFS
9 4 (0.21%) Xen
10 3 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.10%) QEMU
12 1 (0.052%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.052%) LXC
12 1 (0.052%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 1 (0.052%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 56 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (2.02%) Puppet
3 23 (1.19%) Nagios
4 20 (1.04%) Ansible
4 20 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (0.67%) Packer
6 12 (0.62%) Tivoli
7 9 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (0.47%) Grafana
8 8 (0.42%) Kubernetes
8 8 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 5 (0.26%) MOM
10 4 (0.21%) Kibana
10 4 (0.21%) Opsview
11 3 (0.16%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.16%) Graphite
11 3 (0.16%) Salt
11 3 (0.16%) Terraform
11 3 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 378 (19.62%) Oracle
2 108 (5.60%) Microsoft
3 54 (2.80%) SAP
4 45 (2.34%) IBM
4 45 (2.34%) VMware
5 39 (2.02%) hybris
6 36 (1.87%) Atlassian
7 35 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 23 (1.19%) Adobe
9 22 (1.14%) Tableau
10 18 (0.93%) HP
10 18 (0.93%) Sun
11 17 (0.88%) Google
12 16 (0.83%) Pega
12 16 (0.83%) Teradata
13 14 (0.73%) Sybase
14 11 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.52%) ESRI
16 9 (0.47%) BEA
16 9 (0.47%) RedGate
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30000 - £55000
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 - £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum benefits inc pension & share ownersh
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £50,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £50,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k + Share Scheme + 25 days holiday + Flexi time + work from home
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
SoCode Limited
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago