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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 34 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.45% 6.83% 10.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.50% 10.09% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 19
Average salary £47,500 £36,681 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.49% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
80 109 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 55.17% 67.70% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 74 97 128
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Colchester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 49 (77.78%) JBoss
2 39 (61.90%) Oracle
3 31 (49.21%) Maven
3 31 (49.21%) Ant
4 30 (47.62%) E-Commerce
4 30 (47.62%) WebSphere
4 30 (47.62%) Degree
5 29 (46.03%) Hibernate
5 29 (46.03%) JMS
5 29 (46.03%) Data Mining
5 29 (46.03%) WebLogic
5 29 (46.03%) PL/SQL
5 29 (46.03%) NoSQL
5 29 (46.03%) Gradle
6 28 (44.44%) GlassFish
7 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
8 25 (39.68%) SQL Server
8 25 (39.68%) Relational Database
9 24 (38.10%) J2EE
10 22 (34.92%) RDBMS
11 21 (33.33%) .NET
12 20 (31.75%) OOP
12 20 (31.75%) OO
13 17 (26.98%) Computer Science
13 17 (26.98%) Automotive
13 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (25.40%) IIS
14 16 (25.40%) webMethods
15 15 (23.81%) Project Management
15 15 (23.81%) Swing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 30 (47.62%) WebSphere
2 29 (46.03%) WebLogic
3 28 (44.44%) GlassFish
4 16 (25.40%) IIS
5 5 (7.94%) Documentum
5 5 (7.94%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (7.94%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.17%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.03%) Data Mining
1 29 (46.03%) NoSQL
2 25 (39.68%) SQL Server
2 25 (39.68%) Relational Database
3 22 (34.92%) RDBMS
4 12 (19.05%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.76%) DTS
5 3 (4.76%) EDRMS
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (49.21%) Maven
1 31 (49.21%) Ant
2 29 (46.03%) Gradle
3 6 (9.52%) JUnit
4 5 (7.94%) TeamCity
5 4 (6.35%) JMeter
6 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.17%) Redmine
7 2 (3.17%) DbUnit
7 2 (3.17%) JProfiler
7 2 (3.17%) Hudson
7 2 (3.17%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.17%) Cactus
7 2 (3.17%) ArgoUML
7 2 (3.17%) NUnit
7 2 (3.17%) Selenium
7 2 (3.17%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.17%) Rational Rose
8 1 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.59%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 17 (26.98%) Automotive
2 13 (20.63%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Developer
2 33 (52.38%) Java Developer
3 19 (30.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 16 (25.40%) Analyst
5 13 (20.63%) Applications Support Analyst
5 13 (20.63%) Support Analyst
5 13 (20.63%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.94%) Programmer
6 5 (7.94%) Release Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Java Programmer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.17%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) QA Tester
8 2 (3.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.03%) Hibernate
1 29 (46.03%) JMS
2 24 (38.10%) J2EE
3 21 (33.33%) .NET
4 15 (23.81%) Swing
5 13 (20.63%) HTML
5 13 (20.63%) CSS
5 13 (20.63%) Ajax
6 10 (15.87%) Java EE
6 10 (15.87%) Spring
7 5 (7.94%) Servlets
7 5 (7.94%) Java SE
7 5 (7.94%) Spring MVC
8 4 (6.35%) JPA
8 4 (6.35%) Struts
8 4 (6.35%) Web Services
8 4 (6.35%) EJB
9 3 (4.76%) JRules
10 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.59%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Computer Science
2 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (19.05%) Open Source
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (1.59%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) E-Commerce
2 20 (31.75%) OOP
2 20 (31.75%) OO
3 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.81%) Project Management
4 15 (23.81%) Validation
5 13 (20.63%) SOA
5 13 (20.63%) Web Analytics
5 13 (20.63%) Problem Management
5 13 (20.63%) Analytics
6 10 (15.87%) MVC
7 5 (7.94%) Release Management
7 5 (7.94%) ITSM
8 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.76%) People Management
9 3 (4.76%) DevOps
9 3 (4.76%) Line Management
9 3 (4.76%) Coaching
9 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) PL/SQL
2 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.22%) SQL
4 5 (7.94%) ABAP
5 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.17%) VBA
5 2 (3.17%) C#
5 2 (3.17%) VB
5 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (47.62%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Puppet
2 5 (7.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (77.78%) JBoss
2 39 (61.90%) Oracle
3 16 (25.40%) webMethods
4 13 (20.63%) Software AG
5 11 (17.46%) Google
6 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.94%) SAP
7 5 (7.94%) EMC
7 5 (7.94%) Citrix
7 5 (7.94%) NetApp
8 3 (4.76%) VMware
9 1 (1.59%) HP
9 1 (1.59%) IBM
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