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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 11 8
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Java 40 76 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 9.78% 13.60% 19.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.78% 25.50% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36 74 124
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £58,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 225 298 401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 55.01% 53.31% 61.04%
Number of salaries quoted 205 285 389
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -17 20 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Bury St Edmunds +14 10 £26,000 - 1
Woodbridge 0 2 £42,500 +36.00%
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 19 (31.67%) MySQL
3 15 (25.00%) Ant
3 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (21.67%) J2EE
4 13 (21.67%) Tomcat
5 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 12 (20.00%) XML
6 11 (18.33%) Spring
6 11 (18.33%) Maven
6 11 (18.33%) Java EE
6 11 (18.33%) GlassFish
6 11 (18.33%) Gradle
7 10 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 10 (16.67%) Linux
7 10 (16.67%) HTML
8 9 (15.00%) Oracle
9 8 (13.33%) C#
9 8 (13.33%) PHP
9 8 (13.33%) SOAP
9 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.33%) JIRA
9 8 (13.33%) Open Source
10 7 (11.67%) REST
10 7 (11.67%) Confluence
10 7 (11.67%) Web Services
10 7 (11.67%) ITIL
10 7 (11.67%) Windows
10 7 (11.67%) JUnit

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 13 (21.67%) Tomcat
2 11 (18.33%) GlassFish
3 7 (11.67%) Confluence
4 4 (6.67%) Jetty
5 3 (5.00%) JBoss
6 2 (3.33%) IIS
6 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.67%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) LDAP
2 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) EDRMS
3 4 (6.67%) JasperReports
3 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Ant
2 11 (18.33%) Gradle
2 11 (18.33%) Maven
3 8 (13.33%) JIRA
4 7 (11.67%) JUnit
5 6 (10.00%) Hudson
5 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.00%) Subversion
7 2 (3.33%) jMock
7 2 (3.33%) Mockito
General
1 6 (10.00%) Local Government
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Advertising
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (81.67%) Developer
2 41 (68.33%) Java Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Applications Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Java Applications Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Applications Support
5 10 (16.67%) Graduate
6 8 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Graduate Java Developer
8 5 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
10 3 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
10 3 (5.00%) Java Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) J2EE
2 12 (20.00%) XML
3 11 (18.33%) Java EE
3 11 (18.33%) Spring
4 10 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 10 (16.67%) HTML
5 8 (13.33%) SOAP
6 7 (11.67%) REST
6 7 (11.67%) Web Services
7 6 (10.00%) .NET
7 6 (10.00%) CSS
8 4 (6.67%) FreeMarker
8 4 (6.67%) Node.js
9 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.33%) Spring Boot
10 2 (3.33%) Spring MVC
11 1 (1.67%) CSS3
11 1 (1.67%) Handlebars
11 1 (1.67%) Sass
11 1 (1.67%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Xbox
5 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Windows
3 5 (8.33%) Unix
3 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.00%) Android
4 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (13.33%) Open Source
3 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (11.67%) ITIL
5 6 (10.00%) SDLC
6 5 (8.33%) Prototyping
6 5 (8.33%) TDD
6 5 (8.33%) Web Development
7 4 (6.67%) CRM
8 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.00%) Mobile Development
8 3 (5.00%) OO
8 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
9 2 (3.33%) API Development
9 2 (3.33%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.33%) Software Delivery
9 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.33%) C#
3 8 (13.33%) PHP
4 7 (11.67%) Python
5 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.67%) C++
6 4 (6.67%) Groovy
7 3 (5.00%) C
7 3 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.33%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.33%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.67%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.67%) Ruby
9 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.33%) ISEB
2 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 3 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) CA
Ipswich, Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: OTE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + bonuses + career progre
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 6 days ago