Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 21 30
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Java 29 69 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 11.89% 10.66% 7.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.01% 17.88% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 53 65
Suffolk median annual salary £44,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.19% +23.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £29,550 £26,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £53,500 £76,000 £57,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 161 386 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 65.98% 59.66% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 138 308 352
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,600 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,875 £72,500 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Suffolk

Java
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Java in Suffolk

Java
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Suffolk over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Suffolk

Java
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. 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
Ipswich +4 17 £44,000 -20.00% 6
Woodbridge +3 3 £45,000 +33.33%
Bury St Edmunds +7 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Java.

1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Python
2 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
3 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
3 10 (34.48%) C++
3 10 (34.48%) Linux
4 9 (31.03%) C
5 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
5 8 (27.59%) CSS
5 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (24.14%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
6 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) Kanban
7 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
7 6 (20.69%) Scala
7 6 (20.69%) Scrum
7 6 (20.69%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) Spring
7 6 (20.69%) JIRA
7 6 (20.69%) MVC
7 6 (20.69%) HTML
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle
7 6 (20.69%) git-flow
7 6 (20.69%) Bitbucket
8 5 (17.24%) REST
8 5 (17.24%) Docker
8 5 (17.24%) Spring Boot
8 5 (17.24%) Analytical Mindset

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) IaaS
3 2 (6.90%) PaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.45%) SSL
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) GIS
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) Impala
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Bitbucket
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
1 6 (20.69%) git-flow
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 5 (17.24%) Bitbucket Server
3 4 (13.79%) Gradle
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Java Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Junior
6 4 (13.79%) Junior Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
7 3 (10.34%) Python Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Python Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Graduate
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) Spring
3 5 (17.24%) REST
3 5 (17.24%) Spring Boot
4 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
4 4 (13.79%) HTML5
4 4 (13.79%) JDBC
4 4 (13.79%) jQuery
4 4 (13.79%) Sass
4 4 (13.79%) Spring MVC
4 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 3 (10.34%) J2EE
5 3 (10.34%) Java EE
5 3 (10.34%) LDAP
5 3 (10.34%) OAuth
5 3 (10.34%) SAML
5 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (6.90%) Kafka
6 2 (6.90%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (3.45%) Cyberattack
3 1 (3.45%) Cybercrime
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (20.69%) Kanban
4 6 (20.69%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.79%) DevOps
7 3 (10.34%) Coaching
7 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Lean Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Microservices
7 3 (10.34%) OO
7 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
1 11 (37.93%) Python
2 10 (34.48%) C++
3 9 (31.03%) C
4 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.69%) Scala
6 5 (17.24%) C#
6 5 (17.24%) Perl
6 5 (17.24%) PHP
7 2 (6.90%) SQL
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.45%) GIAC
3 1 (3.45%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.45%) SANS
3 1 (3.45%) SSCP
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) Oozie
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Twitter
3 1 (3.45%) CA
3 1 (3.45%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.45%) ForgeRock
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat