Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 23 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Java 50 51 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 10.82% 9.50% 10.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.95% 16.19% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30 58 92
Suffolk median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £23,950 £25,150
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,250
East of England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 295 315 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 63.85% 58.66% 60.70%
Number of salaries quoted 226 291 498
Suffolk median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £25,425
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 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
Ipswich +2 17 £62,500 +78.57% 5
Bury St Edmunds -12 2 £48,750 +87.50% 2
Woodbridge -1 1 £26,000 -40.57%
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Java.

1 28 (56.00%) Python
2 26 (52.00%) C
2 26 (52.00%) C++
3 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
5 21 (42.00%) DV Cleared
6 19 (38.00%) .NET
7 18 (36.00%) C#
7 18 (36.00%) Systems Engineering
8 17 (34.00%) Test Automation
9 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
10 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
11 14 (28.00%) CISSP
12 13 (26.00%) Windows
12 13 (26.00%) Linux
12 13 (26.00%) User Stories
13 12 (24.00%) HIPAA
13 12 (24.00%) OWASP
13 12 (24.00%) SANS
13 12 (24.00%) Information Security
13 12 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 11 (22.00%) HTTP
14 11 (22.00%) SSL
14 11 (22.00%) MySQL
14 11 (22.00%) Ethical Hacking
14 11 (22.00%) JIRA
14 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (22.00%) Bash Shell
15 10 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
15 10 (20.00%) PowerShell

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 (10.00%) Apache Pig
1 5 (10.00%) Confluence
2 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) HTTP
1 11 (22.00%) SSL
2 5 (10.00%) Broadband
2 5 (10.00%) Firewall
2 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.00%) Internet
4 3 (6.00%) DHCP
4 3 (6.00%) DNS
4 3 (6.00%) FTP
4 3 (6.00%) HTTPS
5 2 (4.00%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) MySQL
2 10 (20.00%) Big Data
3 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) JIRA
2 10 (20.00%) Selenium
3 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.00%) Bitbucket
4 6 (12.00%) git-flow
4 6 (12.00%) Maven
5 5 (10.00%) Appium
5 5 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (10.00%) CodeSonar
5 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (10.00%) Gradle
5 5 (10.00%) JUnit
5 5 (10.00%) LoadRunner
5 5 (10.00%) Robot Framework
5 5 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.00%) Burp Suite
6 3 (6.00%) Metasploit
7 2 (4.00%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Games
3 2 (4.00%) Digital Economy
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Test Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Development Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Java Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Software Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Software Development Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Lead Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (10.00%) Software Test Specialist
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (10.00%) Test Specialist
7 4 (8.00%) Agile Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 10 (20.00%) HTML
2 10 (20.00%) REST
2 10 (20.00%) Spring
2 10 (20.00%) XML
3 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (18.00%) Spring MVC
3 9 (18.00%) Web Services
4 6 (12.00%) CSS
4 6 (12.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (12.00%) Java EE
4 6 (12.00%) JSON
4 6 (12.00%) SOAP
5 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.00%) LAMP
5 5 (10.00%) Node.js
5 5 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (10.00%) RESTful
5 5 (10.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) iPhone
2 3 (6.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Linux
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Android
3 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (6.00%) Kali Linux
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) Systems Engineering
3 17 (34.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (26.00%) User Stories
6 12 (24.00%) Information Security
6 12 (24.00%) OWASP
7 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (22.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 10 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 10 (20.00%) Scrum
8 10 (20.00%) TDD
9 9 (18.00%) Coaching
9 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (18.00%) Static Code Analysis
10 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (14.00%) DevOps
11 7 (14.00%) Risk Management
12 6 (12.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) Python
2 26 (52.00%) C
2 26 (52.00%) C++
3 18 (36.00%) C#
4 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (22.00%) Bash Shell
6 10 (20.00%) PHP
6 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (20.00%) SQL
7 8 (16.00%) Objective-C
8 5 (10.00%) VB
9 4 (8.00%) Groovy
9 4 (8.00%) Perl
10 3 (6.00%) Ruby
10 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
11 2 (4.00%) Java 8
12 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.00%) DV Cleared
3 14 (28.00%) CISSP
4 12 (24.00%) SANS
5 5 (10.00%) CCNA
5 5 (10.00%) CISA
5 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (10.00%) CISM
5 5 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (10.00%) GIAC
5 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
5 5 (10.00%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (10.00%) MCSE
5 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (10.00%) SSCP
6 4 (8.00%) CEH
6 4 (8.00%) Degree
6 4 (8.00%) GCIA
6 4 (8.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) HIPAA
1 12 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Docker
2 5 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) HP ALM
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
1 5 (10.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) HP
3 4 (8.00%) BT
3 4 (8.00%) Qualys
3 4 (8.00%) TOWER Software
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle