Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 16 7
Rank change year-on-year -9 -9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 53 117 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 9.31% 12.10% 18.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.92% 20.93% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 60 107 161
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £22,400 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 333 559 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 58.52% 57.81% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 308 492 419
Suffolk median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,350 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -21 28 £37,500 -2.60% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 15 £26,000 -
Woodbridge 0 2 £43,750 +25.00%
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Java.

1 22 (41.51%) SQL
1 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Computer Science
3 18 (33.96%) MySQL
4 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
5 14 (26.42%) PHP
5 14 (26.42%) HTML
6 13 (24.53%) C#
6 13 (24.53%) ITIL
6 13 (24.53%) Node.js
7 12 (22.64%) C
7 12 (22.64%) Oracle
7 12 (22.64%) CSS
8 11 (20.75%) C++
8 11 (20.75%) CRM
8 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
9 10 (18.87%) Objective-C
9 10 (18.87%) Linux
9 10 (18.87%) Apple iOS
9 10 (18.87%) Mobile Development
10 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
10 9 (16.98%) XML
11 8 (15.09%) Embedded C
11 8 (15.09%) Embedded C++
11 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
11 8 (15.09%) Degree
11 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
11 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
11 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
11 8 (15.09%) iOS Development

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 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.77%) JBoss
2 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.89%) Jetty
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) MySQL
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.77%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.89%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.89%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Ant
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
2 2 (3.77%) Toad
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) Gradle
3 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.89%) NUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (7.55%) Games
2 3 (5.66%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Digital Economy
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Local Government
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) Java Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Analyst
4 13 (24.53%) Graduate
5 11 (20.75%) Applications Support
5 11 (20.75%) Graduate Developer
6 8 (15.09%) iOS Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Support Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Problem Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Specialist
9 3 (5.66%) Java Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Software Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Support Specialist
10 2 (3.77%) Graduate Software Tester
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) HTML
2 13 (24.53%) Node.js
3 12 (22.64%) CSS
4 9 (16.98%) XML
5 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
6 7 (13.21%) .NET
7 6 (11.32%) Spring
8 5 (9.43%) Java EE
9 4 (7.55%) J2EE
9 4 (7.55%) SOAP
9 4 (7.55%) Web Services
10 3 (5.66%) React
10 3 (5.66%) REST
11 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.77%) Apache Wicket
11 2 (3.77%) CSS3
11 2 (3.77%) Ember.js
11 2 (3.77%) HTML5
11 2 (3.77%) JPA
11 2 (3.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.77%) Replication
3 2 (3.77%) Xbox
4 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.89%) Online Games
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Apple iOS
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Android
3 2 (3.77%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) ITIL
3 11 (20.75%) CRM
3 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
4 10 (18.87%) Mobile Development
5 8 (15.09%) iOS Development
5 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
5 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
6 7 (13.21%) OO
7 6 (11.32%) Planning and Forecasting
7 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (11.32%) TDD
8 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
8 5 (9.43%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.55%) ITIL V3
9 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
9 4 (7.55%) MVC
9 4 (7.55%) Open Source
10 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) SQL
2 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
3 14 (26.42%) PHP
4 13 (24.53%) C#
5 12 (22.64%) C
6 11 (20.75%) C++
7 10 (18.87%) Objective-C
8 8 (15.09%) Embedded C
8 8 (15.09%) Embedded C++
9 7 (13.21%) Apple Swift
10 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.77%) ES6
11 2 (3.77%) Python
11 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.89%) Groovy
12 1 (1.89%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
1 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) ISEB
4 2 (3.77%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MCITP
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.77%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.77%) Sun
4 1 (1.89%) Guidewire