The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 16 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 18 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 12.59% - 5.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.68% - 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 11
Average salary £43,750 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
142 143 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 99.30% 94.08% 99.08%
Number of salaries quoted 132 117 166
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Colchester

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) JBoss
2 29 (96.67%) Oracle
2 29 (96.67%) WebSphere
3 28 (93.33%) Hibernate
3 28 (93.33%) Maven
3 28 (93.33%) NoSQL
3 28 (93.33%) Gradle
3 28 (93.33%) PL/SQL
3 28 (93.33%) Ant
3 28 (93.33%) WebLogic
3 28 (93.33%) JMS
3 28 (93.33%) Data Mining
4 27 (90.00%) GlassFish
5 24 (80.00%) Relational Database
5 24 (80.00%) J2EE
6 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
6 21 (70.00%) RDBMS
7 17 (56.67%) Automotive
8 16 (53.33%) OOP
8 16 (53.33%) OO
9 15 (50.00%) Project Management
9 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
9 15 (50.00%) Computer Science
9 15 (50.00%) Degree
10 13 (43.33%) Ajax
10 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (43.33%) Swing
10 13 (43.33%) HTML
10 13 (43.33%) JavaScript

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (96.67%) WebSphere
2 28 (93.33%) WebLogic
3 27 (90.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) Data Mining
1 28 (93.33%) NoSQL
2 24 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 21 (70.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (93.33%) Ant
1 28 (93.33%) Maven
1 28 (93.33%) Gradle
2 4 (13.33%) JUnit
General
1 17 (56.67%) Automotive
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) JMS
1 28 (93.33%) Hibernate
2 24 (80.00%) J2EE
3 13 (43.33%) Swing
3 13 (43.33%) CSS
3 13 (43.33%) Ajax
3 13 (43.33%) HTML
4 10 (33.33%) Spring
5 7 (23.33%) Java EE
6 5 (16.67%) Spring MVC
6 5 (16.67%) Java SE
6 5 (16.67%) Servlets
7 4 (13.33%) Struts
7 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) EJB
7 4 (13.33%) JPA
8 1 (3.33%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (26.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) OOP
1 16 (53.33%) OO
2 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 15 (50.00%) Project Management
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (93.33%) PL/SQL
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) JBoss
2 29 (96.67%) Oracle