The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 19 4 13
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 115 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 7.35% 26.56% 16.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.87% 41.07% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 102 60
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.33% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,575
% change year-on-year - +0.95%  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 63 280 241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 46.32% 64.67% 63.93%
Number of salaries quoted 59 254 206
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Java
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Ipswich.

Salary trend for Java in Ipswich

Java
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Ipswich over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Ipswich

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Java.

1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (33.33%) J2EE
3 14 (29.17%) Java EE
4 12 (25.00%) Web Services
5 11 (22.92%) SQL
6 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 10 (20.83%) .NET
6 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
6 10 (20.83%) Python
6 10 (20.83%) TDD
7 9 (18.75%) SOAP
7 9 (18.75%) REST
8 7 (14.58%) Big Data
8 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
8 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
8 7 (14.58%) Windows
8 7 (14.58%) Degree
8 7 (14.58%) jQuery
9 6 (12.50%) Web Development
9 6 (12.50%) Ruby
9 6 (12.50%) Ajax
9 6 (12.50%) Finance
9 6 (12.50%) Scrum
9 6 (12.50%) Linux
9 6 (12.50%) CSS
9 6 (12.50%) XML
9 6 (12.50%) PHP
9 6 (12.50%) C++
9 6 (12.50%) HTML
9 6 (12.50%) SOA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 3 (6.25%) GlassFish
4 2 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.17%) IIS
4 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Big Data
1 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
1 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (10.42%) Apache Hive
2 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.33%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.17%) Neo4j
4 2 (4.17%) Presto
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.33%) JUnit
3 3 (6.25%) Ant
3 3 (6.25%) Gradle
3 3 (6.25%) Hudson
3 3 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (4.17%) GoCD
5 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) JMeter
5 1 (2.08%) jMock
5 1 (2.08%) LoadUI
5 1 (2.08%) Mockito
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Games
2 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Developer
2 21 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) J2EE
2 14 (29.17%) Java EE
3 12 (25.00%) Web Services
4 10 (20.83%) .NET
5 9 (18.75%) REST
5 9 (18.75%) SOAP
6 7 (14.58%) jQuery
7 6 (12.50%) Ajax
7 6 (12.50%) CSS
7 6 (12.50%) HTML
7 6 (12.50%) XML
8 4 (8.33%) Apache Camel
9 3 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (4.17%) Handlebars
10 2 (4.17%) JMS
10 2 (4.17%) JSON
10 2 (4.17%) MLlib
10 2 (4.17%) Node.js
10 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) Online Games
3 3 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) DataPower
4 2 (4.17%) Internet of Things
4 2 (4.17%) PMI
4 2 (4.17%) Replication
4 2 (4.17%) Xbox
5 1 (2.08%) Animation
5 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Unix
3 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) TDD
3 6 (12.50%) Scrum
3 6 (12.50%) SOA
3 6 (12.50%) Web Development
4 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.33%) OO
5 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.33%) UML
5 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.25%) OOP
6 3 (6.25%) SDLC
6 3 (6.25%) Software Delivery
6 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.17%) Data Privacy
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.83%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) C++
3 6 (12.50%) PHP
3 6 (12.50%) Ruby
4 5 (10.42%) C#
4 5 (10.42%) Scala
5 4 (8.33%) C
5 4 (8.33%) Groovy
6 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.17%) Clojure
6 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.17%) R
6 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) CA
2 2 (4.17%) Google
2 2 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (2.08%) Cloudera
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 3 days ago