The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Colchester region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 15 31 15
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 14 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 11.86% 3.65% 13.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.50% 3.70% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 18
Median salary £62,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.33% -14.44%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +5.38%
Java Developer
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112 135 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 94.92% 98.54% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 100 131 112
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Colchester region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Colchester

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (96.67%) Relational Database
3 28 (93.33%) HTML
3 28 (93.33%) CSS
3 28 (93.33%) JavaScript
4 27 (90.00%) JBoss
4 27 (90.00%) Swing
4 27 (90.00%) Ajax
4 27 (90.00%) WebSphere
5 25 (83.33%) Software Engineering
5 25 (83.33%) Computer Science
5 25 (83.33%) Degree
5 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (83.33%) E-Commerce
5 25 (83.33%) OOP
5 25 (83.33%) OO
6 24 (80.00%) J2EE
6 24 (80.00%) WebLogic
7 22 (73.33%) Oracle Database
7 22 (73.33%) Open Source
8 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
9 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.00%) MySQL
10 6 (20.00%) Apache
10 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 6 (20.00%) MVC
10 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (20.00%) Java EE
10 6 (20.00%) Big Data

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 27 (90.00%) JBoss
1 27 (90.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (80.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (20.00%) Apache
4 4 (13.33%) GlassFish
4 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (96.67%) Relational Database
2 22 (73.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (20.00%) Big Data
4 6 (20.00%) MySQL
4 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.67%) CouchDB
6 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.67%) Neo4j
7 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Ant
1 1 (3.33%) Gradle
1 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) CSS
1 28 (93.33%) HTML
2 27 (90.00%) Ajax
2 27 (90.00%) Swing
3 24 (80.00%) J2EE
4 6 (20.00%) Java EE
5 5 (16.67%) REST
6 4 (13.33%) JMS
6 4 (13.33%) Spring
7 3 (10.00%) EJB
7 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.00%) JSP
7 3 (10.00%) Servlets
7 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 2 (6.67%) SOAP
8 2 (6.67%) TopLink
9 1 (3.33%) FreeMarker
9 1 (3.33%) jQuery
9 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 25 (83.33%) OO
1 25 (83.33%) OOP
1 25 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 22 (73.33%) Open Source
3 6 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) SAP
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