Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 22 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 64 64 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 12.01% 10.51% 12.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.77% 18.13% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 43 69 123
Suffolk median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% -4.08% +8.89%

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 341 353 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 63.98% 57.96% 55.82%
Number of salaries quoted 279 326 524
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,250 £24,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +12 30 £62,500 +38.89% 2
Woodbridge 0 2 £25,500 -43.33% 1
Bury St Edmunds -4 2 £46,250 +77.88% 5
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 29 (45.31%) Python
2 27 (42.19%) .NET
2 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (40.63%) C++
4 25 (39.06%) C
4 25 (39.06%) Security Cleared
5 24 (37.50%) C#
6 23 (35.94%) DV Cleared
7 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
8 21 (32.81%) Software Engineering
9 19 (29.69%) SQL
10 18 (28.13%) Linux
10 18 (28.13%) Test Automation
11 17 (26.56%) Windows
11 17 (26.56%) XML
12 15 (23.44%) CISSP
12 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
12 15 (23.44%) User Stories
13 14 (21.88%) Bash Shell
13 14 (21.88%) PowerShell
13 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (21.88%) JIRA
13 14 (21.88%) PHP
13 14 (21.88%) HTML
13 14 (21.88%) MySQL
14 13 (20.31%) TDD
14 13 (20.31%) Selenium
15 12 (18.75%) Atlassian
15 12 (18.75%) .NET Framework
15 12 (18.75%) Big Data

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 7 (10.94%) Confluence
2 6 (9.38%) Apache Pig
3 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.13%) CMS
4 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.56%) SugarCRM
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.13%) IaaS
4 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) HTTP
1 9 (14.06%) SSL
2 8 (12.50%) Firewall
2 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.94%) Broadband
4 4 (6.25%) Internet
5 3 (4.69%) HTTPS
6 2 (3.13%) ASN.1
6 2 (3.13%) DNS
6 2 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (3.13%) SAN
6 2 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) MySQL
2 12 (18.75%) Big Data
3 11 (17.19%) NoSQL
4 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
6 6 (9.38%) Apache Hive
6 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.56%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) JIRA
2 13 (20.31%) Selenium
3 11 (17.19%) Jenkins
4 9 (14.06%) Eclipse
4 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
5 8 (12.50%) Maven
6 7 (10.94%) JUnit
6 7 (10.94%) SoapUI
7 6 (9.38%) Appium
7 6 (9.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (9.38%) Bitbucket
7 6 (9.38%) CodeSonar
7 6 (9.38%) git-flow
7 6 (9.38%) LoadRunner
7 6 (9.38%) Robot Framework
7 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.13%) Gradle
8 2 (3.13%) IDA Disassembler
9 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Games
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) Billing
3 1 (1.56%) Digital Economy
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (37.50%) Developer
2 18 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Test Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Development Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Java Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Software Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Software Development Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Lead Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Lead Java Developer
7 6 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Architect
8 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (7.81%) Software Test Specialist
8 5 (7.81%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (7.81%) Test Specialist
9 4 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) .NET
2 17 (26.56%) XML
3 14 (21.88%) HTML
4 12 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 11 (17.19%) AngularJS
5 11 (17.19%) REST
5 11 (17.19%) Web Services
6 10 (15.63%) Java EE
6 10 (15.63%) SOAP
7 9 (14.06%) JSON
7 9 (14.06%) Spring
7 9 (14.06%) Spring MVC
8 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
9 7 (10.94%) Node.js
10 6 (9.38%) Django
10 6 (9.38%) LAMP
10 6 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (9.38%) RESTful
10 6 (9.38%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) iPhone
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.56%) DataPower
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Fintech
4 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Linux
2 17 (26.56%) Windows
3 11 (17.19%) Android
4 9 (14.06%) Apple iOS
5 6 (9.38%) Mac OS X
5 6 (9.38%) Unix
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) Software Engineering
3 18 (28.13%) Test Automation
4 15 (23.44%) User Stories
5 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (20.31%) TDD
7 11 (17.19%) Reverse Engineering
7 11 (17.19%) Scrum
8 10 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (14.06%) Information Security
9 9 (14.06%) OWASP
9 9 (14.06%) Static Code Analysis
10 8 (12.50%) DevOps
10 8 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (10.94%) BDD
11 7 (10.94%) SOA
11 7 (10.94%) Test Planning
12 6 (9.38%) Change Management
12 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
12 6 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (45.31%) Python
2 26 (40.63%) C++
3 25 (39.06%) C
4 24 (37.50%) C#
5 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
6 19 (29.69%) SQL
7 14 (21.88%) Bash Shell
7 14 (21.88%) PHP
7 14 (21.88%) PowerShell
8 10 (15.63%) Objective-C
9 6 (9.38%) VB
10 4 (6.25%) Groovy
11 2 (3.13%) Java 8
11 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.56%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (39.06%) Security Cleared
2 23 (35.94%) DV Cleared
3 15 (23.44%) CISSP
4 8 (12.50%) SANS
5 7 (10.94%) CISA
5 7 (10.94%) CISM
5 7 (10.94%) ISTQB
6 6 (9.38%) CCNA
6 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (9.38%) CompTIA Security+
6 6 (9.38%) GIAC
6 6 (9.38%) Linux+ Certification
6 6 (9.38%) MCSE
6 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (9.38%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (9.38%) SSCP
7 3 (4.69%) Degree
8 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) HIPAA
1 9 (14.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Docker
1 6 (9.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Puppet
2 6 (9.38%) HP ALM
2 6 (9.38%) Salt
3 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.75%) Atlassian
3 6 (9.38%) HP
4 5 (7.81%) BT
5 4 (6.25%) TOWER Software
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle
7 2 (3.13%) Qualys
8 1 (1.56%) IBM