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

Java
England > East of England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 9 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,829 1,927 2,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.79% 15.87% 14.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.17% 28.15% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,403 1,618 1,716
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £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 6,988 6,845 7,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 56.51% 56.37% 49.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5,617 5,735 6,061
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,428 £27,500 £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 23 May 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 May 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 -3 739 £47,500 +5.56% 96
Hertfordshire +4 722 £56,250 +12.50% 73
Essex -2 193 £50,000 +5.26% 56
Bedfordshire -5 78 £52,500 +16.67% 19
Suffolk +8 57 £57,500 +35.29% 19
Norfolk -7 40 £45,000 +5.88% 15
East Anglia - 2 £46,500 - 4
Java
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 846 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 551 (30.13%) JavaScript
3 534 (29.20%) Python
4 484 (26.46%) Software Engineering
5 424 (23.18%) Linux
6 412 (22.53%) SQL
7 408 (22.31%) C#
8 373 (20.39%) Spring
9 361 (19.74%) Computer Science
10 359 (19.63%) Degree
11 355 (19.41%) C++
12 352 (19.25%) TDD
13 348 (19.03%) HTML
14 321 (17.55%) Web Services
15 303 (16.57%) Oracle
16 287 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
17 268 (14.65%) AngularJS
18 261 (14.27%) .NET
18 261 (14.27%) C
19 259 (14.16%) Scrum
20 257 (14.05%) OO
21 256 (14.00%) Machine Learning
22 246 (13.45%) Git (software)
23 238 (13.01%) CSS
24 236 (12.90%) XML
25 235 (12.85%) Test Automation
26 225 (12.30%) Finance
27 220 (12.03%) Artificial Intelligence
28 215 (11.76%) DevOps
29 213 (11.65%) E-Commerce

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
1 182 (9.95%) Tomcat
2 148 (8.09%) JBoss
3 96 (5.25%) Apache
4 84 (4.59%) WebSphere
5 59 (3.23%) WebLogic
6 51 (2.79%) Confluence
7 36 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
8 33 (1.80%) Apache Spark
9 28 (1.53%) GlassFish
10 26 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 20 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
12 18 (0.98%) OpenStack
12 18 (0.98%) WildFly
13 15 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
14 14 (0.77%) CMS
14 14 (0.77%) Drupal
14 14 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
15 13 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 11 (0.60%) nginx
17 9 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (0.38%) HipChat
2 6 (0.33%) Weka
3 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.055%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.055%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 35 (1.91%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (0.55%) Magento
3 6 (0.33%) Movex
3 6 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (0.27%) ResourceLink
5 4 (0.22%) Maximo
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.11%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.055%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.055%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.055%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 287 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (5.63%) GitHub
3 70 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 60 (3.28%) SaaS
5 50 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (2.30%) OpenShift
7 31 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 21 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 19 (1.04%) Runscope
10 16 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (0.66%) Serverless
12 11 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (0.55%) IaaS
14 8 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (0.38%) Dropbox
16 6 (0.33%) Akamai
16 6 (0.33%) npm
17 5 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.57%) HTTP
2 39 (2.13%) Internet
2 39 (2.13%) VPN
3 37 (2.02%) DNS
4 36 (1.97%) TCP/IP
5 25 (1.37%) Firewall
6 21 (1.15%) SSL
7 18 (0.98%) DHCP
8 16 (0.87%) SNMP
9 11 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
9 11 (0.60%) SAN
10 10 (0.55%) ICMP
11 9 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (0.44%) Bluetooth
12 8 (0.44%) NAS
12 8 (0.44%) Wireless
13 7 (0.38%) IPv6
14 6 (0.33%) Ethernet
14 6 (0.33%) SMS
14 6 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (11.04%) Relational Database
2 160 (8.75%) NoSQL
3 155 (8.47%) MySQL
3 155 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 102 (5.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 79 (4.32%) MongoDB
6 77 (4.21%) Big Data
7 74 (4.05%) Oracle Database
8 65 (3.55%) RDBMS
9 59 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
10 40 (2.19%) Hadoop
11 26 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
12 20 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 20 (1.09%) HBase
13 16 (0.87%) Data Mining
14 15 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
15 13 (0.71%) DB2
15 13 (0.71%) Neo4j
15 13 (0.71%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 246 (13.45%) Git (software)
2 210 (11.48%) Jenkins
3 194 (10.61%) JIRA
4 159 (8.69%) Maven
5 148 (8.09%) Selenium
6 129 (7.05%) Cucumber
7 109 (5.96%) JUnit
8 64 (3.50%) Subversion
9 53 (2.90%) Gradle
10 51 (2.79%) WebDriver
11 50 (2.73%) Sonatype Nexus
12 46 (2.52%) Ant
13 43 (2.35%) JBehave
14 41 (2.24%) Eclipse
15 33 (1.80%) JMeter
16 25 (1.37%) Mockito
16 25 (1.37%) SoapUI
17 23 (1.26%) gulp
18 18 (0.98%) HttpUnit
18 18 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 225 (12.30%) Finance
2 153 (8.37%) Retail
3 100 (5.47%) Games
4 55 (3.01%) Automotive
5 51 (2.79%) Banking
6 50 (2.73%) Marketing
7 45 (2.46%) Electronics
8 32 (1.75%) Advertising
9 29 (1.59%) Telecoms
10 24 (1.31%) Manufacturing
11 20 (1.09%) Publishing
12 16 (0.87%) Aerospace
13 12 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.38%) Law
14 7 (0.38%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.27%) Legal
16 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.11%) Back Office
17 2 (0.11%) Billing
18 1 (0.055%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 896 (48.99%) Developer
2 550 (30.07%) Java Developer
3 277 (15.14%) Software Engineer
4 199 (10.88%) Java Engineer
5 173 (9.46%) Software Developer
6 137 (7.49%) Senior Developer
7 131 (7.16%) Graduate
8 108 (5.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 104 (5.69%) C++ Software Engineer
10 83 (4.54%) Java Software Engineer
11 81 (4.43%) Junior
12 77 (4.21%) Graduate Developer
13 76 (4.16%) Architect
14 65 (3.55%) Team Leader
15 64 (3.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 64 (3.50%) JavaScript Developer
16 59 (3.23%) Lead Developer
17 58 (3.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 58 (3.17%) Junior Developer
18 56 (3.06%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (20.39%) Spring
2 348 (19.03%) HTML
3 321 (17.55%) Web Services
4 268 (14.65%) AngularJS
5 261 (14.27%) .NET
6 238 (13.01%) CSS
7 236 (12.90%) XML
8 179 (9.79%) J2EE
9 164 (8.97%) REST
10 135 (7.38%) Hibernate
11 126 (6.89%) Java EE
12 124 (6.78%) jQuery
13 122 (6.67%) HTML5
14 120 (6.56%) RESTful
15 108 (5.90%) Node.js
16 101 (5.52%) Akka
17 98 (5.36%) SOAP
18 91 (4.98%) JSON
19 84 (4.59%) JSP
20 80 (4.37%) React
Miscellaneous
1 361 (19.74%) Computer Science
2 151 (8.26%) Algorithms
3 108 (5.90%) Fintech
4 82 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
5 78 (4.26%) Mobile App
6 73 (3.99%) User Experience
7 67 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
8 66 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
9 64 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
10 57 (3.12%) Private Cloud
11 47 (2.57%) Data Structures
12 45 (2.46%) Robotics
13 33 (1.80%) Smart City
14 32 (1.75%) Public Cloud
15 27 (1.48%) Online Games
16 26 (1.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 22 (1.20%) Data Centre
18 21 (1.15%) Management Information System
19 18 (0.98%) Augmented Reality
20 15 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 424 (23.18%) Linux
2 183 (10.01%) Windows
3 176 (9.62%) Unix
4 108 (5.90%) Android
5 72 (3.94%) Apple iOS
6 42 (2.30%) Windows Server
7 25 (1.37%) Mac OS X
8 24 (1.31%) Solaris
9 21 (1.15%) Debian
10 12 (0.66%) CentOS
10 12 (0.66%) Mac OS
10 12 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.60%) HPUX
12 8 (0.44%) CoreOS
13 5 (0.27%) VxWorks
14 4 (0.22%) AIX
15 3 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (0.16%) Kali Linux
15 3 (0.16%) Robot Operating System
16 2 (0.11%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 846 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 484 (26.46%) Software Engineering
3 352 (19.25%) TDD
4 259 (14.16%) Scrum
5 257 (14.05%) OO
6 256 (14.00%) Machine Learning
7 235 (12.85%) Test Automation
8 220 (12.03%) Artificial Intelligence
9 215 (11.76%) DevOps
10 213 (11.65%) E-Commerce
11 210 (11.48%) Mathematics
12 189 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
13 184 (10.06%) SDLC
14 166 (9.08%) MVC
15 163 (8.91%) Problem-Solving
16 142 (7.76%) Multithreading
17 119 (6.51%) Kanban
18 118 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
19 112 (6.12%) OOP
20 108 (5.90%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 551 (30.13%) JavaScript
2 534 (29.20%) Python
3 412 (22.53%) SQL
4 408 (22.31%) C#
5 355 (19.41%) C++
6 261 (14.27%) C
7 148 (8.09%) Scala
8 142 (7.76%) PHP
9 92 (5.03%) Ruby
10 84 (4.59%) Java 8
11 70 (3.83%) Bash Shell
12 64 (3.50%) Perl
13 59 (3.23%) PL/SQL
13 59 (3.23%) Shell Script
14 58 (3.17%) T-SQL
15 57 (3.12%) MATLAB
16 51 (2.79%) VB.NET
17 41 (2.24%) Groovy
18 38 (2.08%) R
19 34 (1.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 359 (19.63%) Degree
2 170 (9.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 143 (7.82%) PhD
4 56 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 25 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 21 (1.15%) Numerate Degree
7 14 (0.77%) Master's Degree
8 11 (0.60%) DV Cleared
8 11 (0.60%) GCIA
8 11 (0.60%) GCIH
8 11 (0.60%) GSEC
8 11 (0.60%) SSCP
9 10 (0.55%) Sun Certification
10 9 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.44%) MCDBA
11 8 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.27%) CEH
13 4 (0.22%) ISEB
13 4 (0.22%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (6.78%) QA
2 29 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 13 (0.71%) SLA
4 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.16%) WAI
6 2 (0.11%) GCP
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.055%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.055%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.055%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.055%) PMO
7 1 (0.055%) RosettaNet
7 1 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.055%) SEPA
System Software
1 174 (9.51%) Docker
2 23 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.60%) HDFS
4 11 (0.60%) vSphere
5 7 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.22%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.16%) iptables
9 2 (0.11%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.055%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.055%) Firmware
10 1 (0.055%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.055%) Postfix
10 1 (0.055%) Squid
10 1 (0.055%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 63 (3.44%) Ansible
2 54 (2.95%) Puppet
3 51 (2.79%) Kubernetes
4 47 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (1.20%) Nagios
6 7 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.33%) Graphite
8 5 (0.27%) Consul
8 5 (0.27%) Oozie
9 4 (0.22%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (0.16%) MOM
10 3 (0.16%) QRadar
11 2 (0.11%) Graylog
11 2 (0.11%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.11%) Terraform
12 1 (0.055%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 303 (16.57%) Oracle
2 165 (9.02%) WorldPay
3 69 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 46 (2.52%) Splunk
5 41 (2.24%) VMware
6 34 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
7 33 (1.80%) IBM
8 31 (1.69%) Google
9 22 (1.20%) Citrix
10 20 (1.09%) AppDynamics
10 20 (1.09%) hybris
11 19 (1.04%) Veeam
12 18 (0.98%) Capita
13 16 (0.87%) Qualys
13 16 (0.87%) Red Hat
14 14 (0.77%) SAP
15 13 (0.71%) ATG
16 12 (0.66%) Sybase
17 11 (0.60%) Sun
18 10 (0.55%) CA