The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 12.00% 9.34% 6.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.30% 13.08% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 8
Average salary £43,750 £36,681 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.27% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £23,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 130 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 31.33% 71.43% 69.94%
Number of salaries quoted 43 107 99
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Java
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Java Salary Trend in Colchester

Java
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Colchester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 38 (84.44%) JBoss
2 25 (55.56%) Oracle
3 24 (53.33%) E-Commerce
4 22 (48.89%) Degree
5 21 (46.67%) Maven
5 21 (46.67%) Ant
6 19 (42.22%) Hibernate
7 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (40.00%) PL/SQL
7 18 (40.00%) WebLogic
7 18 (40.00%) JMS
7 18 (40.00%) Data Mining
7 18 (40.00%) WebSphere
7 18 (40.00%) GlassFish
7 18 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 18 (40.00%) Gradle
8 16 (35.56%) Validation
8 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
8 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (33.33%) .NET
9 15 (33.33%) IIS
9 15 (33.33%) webMethods
10 14 (31.11%) Finance
10 14 (31.11%) RDBMS
10 14 (31.11%) Relational Database
11 13 (28.89%) Analytics
11 13 (28.89%) Problem Management
11 13 (28.89%) Web Analytics
11 13 (28.89%) Software AG
11 13 (28.89%) SOA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (84.44%) JBoss
2 18 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (40.00%) GlassFish
2 18 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 15 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) Data Mining
1 18 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
3 14 (31.11%) RDBMS
3 14 (31.11%) Relational Database
4 11 (24.44%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.44%) DTS
5 2 (4.44%) EDRMS
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Ant
1 21 (46.67%) Maven
2 18 (40.00%) Gradle
3 8 (17.78%) JUnit
4 6 (13.33%) JMeter
5 5 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.67%) DbUnit
6 3 (6.67%) JProfiler
6 3 (6.67%) Hudson
6 3 (6.67%) SoapUI
6 3 (6.67%) Redmine
6 3 (6.67%) NUnit
6 3 (6.67%) ArgoUML
6 3 (6.67%) Rational Rose
6 3 (6.67%) Cactus
6 3 (6.67%) Selenium
6 3 (6.67%) FitNesse
7 2 (4.44%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (4.44%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Automotive
3 3 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 23 (51.11%) Java Developer
3 17 (37.78%) Analyst
4 13 (28.89%) Applications Support Analyst
4 13 (28.89%) Support Analyst
4 13 (28.89%) Applications Support
5 10 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Tester
7 3 (6.67%) QA Tester
7 3 (6.67%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Java Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) Hibernate
2 18 (40.00%) JMS
3 15 (33.33%) .NET
4 13 (28.89%) J2EE
5 11 (24.44%) Java EE
6 9 (20.00%) Spring
7 8 (17.78%) Swing
8 5 (11.11%) CSS
8 5 (11.11%) Servlets
8 5 (11.11%) Ajax
8 5 (11.11%) Java SE
8 5 (11.11%) HTML
9 4 (8.89%) Spring MVC
9 4 (8.89%) JPA
9 4 (8.89%) Struts
9 4 (8.89%) Web Services
9 4 (8.89%) EJB
10 2 (4.44%) JRules
11 1 (2.22%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (24.44%) Open Source
3 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) E-Commerce
2 16 (35.56%) Validation
3 13 (28.89%) SOA
3 13 (28.89%) OOP
3 13 (28.89%) OO
3 13 (28.89%) Web Analytics
3 13 (28.89%) Problem Management
3 13 (28.89%) Analytics
4 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.78%) MVC
6 7 (15.56%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.67%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Use Case
8 3 (6.67%) Load Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.67%) Automation Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 10 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Oracle
2 15 (33.33%) webMethods
3 13 (28.89%) Software AG
4 11 (24.44%) Google
5 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.44%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) IBM
6 2 (4.44%) VMware
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