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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 6 12
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Java 19 122 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.19% 20.23% 14.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.88% 33.98% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 110 77
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 £45,000

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 Suffolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 160 359 340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 52.12% 59.54% 59.96%
Number of salaries quoted 152 328 294
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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
Ipswich -12 9 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £53,750 - 1
Woodbridge - 1 £37,500 - 1
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Java.

1 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (43.42%) J2EE
3 28 (36.84%) SQL
4 25 (32.89%) Tomcat
5 21 (27.63%) Windows
6 20 (26.32%) Ant
7 18 (23.68%) Maven
7 18 (23.68%) GlassFish
7 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
7 18 (23.68%) Gradle
8 17 (22.37%) Relational Database
8 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (22.37%) JUnit
8 17 (22.37%) SDLC
9 16 (21.05%) Hudson
9 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (21.05%) JIRA
9 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
10 15 (19.74%) Confluence
10 15 (19.74%) Java EE
11 14 (18.42%) .NET
12 13 (17.11%) Web Services
12 13 (17.11%) RDBMS
12 13 (17.11%) Data Analysis
12 13 (17.11%) TDD
13 11 (14.47%) SOAP
13 11 (14.47%) REST
14 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
15 9 (11.84%) C#
15 9 (11.84%) XML

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 25 (32.89%) Tomcat
2 18 (23.68%) GlassFish
3 15 (19.74%) Confluence
4 4 (5.26%) Apache Pig
4 4 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.95%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.63%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.63%) IIS
6 2 (2.63%) JBoss
6 2 (2.63%) Jetty
6 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.32%) Apache
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Firewall
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) Relational Database
2 13 (17.11%) RDBMS
3 8 (10.53%) MySQL
4 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.21%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.89%) Big Data
6 5 (6.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (6.58%) Apache Hive
6 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.63%) EDRMS
7 2 (2.63%) JasperReports
7 2 (2.63%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.63%) Presto
7 2 (2.63%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Ant
2 18 (23.68%) Gradle
2 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
2 18 (23.68%) Maven
3 17 (22.37%) JUnit
4 16 (21.05%) Hudson
4 16 (21.05%) JIRA
5 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.63%) GoCD
5 2 (2.63%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.63%) Toad
6 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.32%) JMeter
6 1 (1.32%) jMock
6 1 (1.32%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.32%) Mockito
6 1 (1.32%) Selenium
6 1 (1.32%) Subversion
6 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.95%) Games
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Advertising
4 2 (2.63%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (75.00%) Developer
2 45 (59.21%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Systems Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Senior Developer
5 10 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Applications Developer
6 8 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Java Applications Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Senior Systems Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Lead Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Java Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Java Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.26%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (43.42%) J2EE
2 15 (19.74%) Java EE
3 14 (18.42%) .NET
4 13 (17.11%) Web Services
5 11 (14.47%) REST
5 11 (14.47%) SOAP
6 9 (11.84%) XML
7 8 (10.53%) jQuery
8 7 (9.21%) Ajax
9 6 (7.89%) CSS
9 6 (7.89%) HTML
10 5 (6.58%) Spring
11 4 (5.26%) Apache Camel
12 3 (3.95%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.95%) Hibernate
12 3 (3.95%) JMS
12 3 (3.95%) JSON
12 3 (3.95%) Node.js
13 2 (2.63%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.26%) Replication
4 3 (3.95%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.95%) Online Games
5 2 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.63%) DataPower
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.63%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.63%) PMI
5 2 (2.63%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Animation
6 1 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Windows
2 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
2 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (11.84%) Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Unix
5 3 (3.95%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.32%) Android
7 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.37%) SDLC
3 13 (17.11%) Data Analysis
3 13 (17.11%) TDD
4 7 (9.21%) SOA
5 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (7.89%) Scrum
5 6 (7.89%) Web Development
6 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.58%) UML
7 4 (5.26%) CRM
7 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.26%) ITIL
7 4 (5.26%) Microservices
7 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.26%) Web Application Development
8 3 (3.95%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (3.95%) Front End Development
8 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.84%) SQL
2 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.84%) C#
3 9 (11.84%) Python
4 8 (10.53%) Groovy
5 7 (9.21%) Scala
6 6 (7.89%) PHP
7 5 (6.58%) C++
7 5 (6.58%) Ruby
8 4 (5.26%) C
9 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.63%) Clojure
10 2 (2.63%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.63%) R
10 2 (2.63%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.32%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.32%) Perl
11 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.63%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.63%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.32%) iptables
3 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) CA
2 3 (3.95%) VMware
3 2 (2.63%) Google
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) Apigee
4 1 (1.32%) Fiorano
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) Mashery
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.32%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.32%) WSO2
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Kcom Group Plc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Pension, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Woodbridge
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago