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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java 27 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 17.53% 2.45% 10.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.62% 3.85% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 20
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
78 104 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 50.65% 63.80% 71.68%
Number of salaries quoted 73 88 137
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Colchester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (76.00%) Oracle
2 37 (74.00%) JBoss
3 28 (56.00%) Ant
3 28 (56.00%) Maven
3 28 (56.00%) WebSphere
4 27 (54.00%) Hibernate
4 27 (54.00%) WebLogic
4 27 (54.00%) PL/SQL
4 27 (54.00%) JMS
4 27 (54.00%) Data Mining
5 26 (52.00%) GlassFish
5 26 (52.00%) NoSQL
5 26 (52.00%) Gradle
6 25 (50.00%) Degree
6 25 (50.00%) J2EE
7 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
8 22 (44.00%) Relational Database
9 19 (38.00%) OOP
9 19 (38.00%) OO
9 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
9 19 (38.00%) RDBMS
10 17 (34.00%) Computer Science
10 17 (34.00%) Automotive
10 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
11 16 (32.00%) SQL
11 16 (32.00%) Project Management
12 15 (30.00%) Swing
12 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (26.00%) Ajax
13 13 (26.00%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (56.00%) WebSphere
2 27 (54.00%) WebLogic
3 26 (52.00%) GlassFish
4 7 (14.00%) IIS
4 7 (14.00%) Documentum
4 7 (14.00%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (14.00%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) assyst
2 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) Data Mining
2 26 (52.00%) NoSQL
3 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
4 22 (44.00%) Relational Database
5 19 (38.00%) RDBMS
6 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (6.00%) DTS
8 3 (6.00%) EDRMS
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (56.00%) Ant
1 28 (56.00%) Maven
2 26 (52.00%) Gradle
3 5 (10.00%) JUnit
4 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.00%) JMeter
7 1 (2.00%) NUnit
7 1 (2.00%) ArgoUML
7 1 (2.00%) Rational Rose
7 1 (2.00%) Cactus
7 1 (2.00%) Selenium
7 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.00%) TestNG
7 1 (2.00%) DbUnit
7 1 (2.00%) JProfiler
7 1 (2.00%) Hudson
7 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.00%) Redmine
General
1 17 (34.00%) Automotive
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 28 (56.00%) Java Developer
3 19 (38.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Release Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Programmer
6 5 (10.00%) Java Programmer
7 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Developer Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) JMS
1 27 (54.00%) Hibernate
2 25 (50.00%) J2EE
3 15 (30.00%) Swing
4 13 (26.00%) HTML
4 13 (26.00%) CSS
4 13 (26.00%) Ajax
5 12 (24.00%) .NET
6 9 (18.00%) Java EE
6 9 (18.00%) Spring
7 5 (10.00%) Java SE
7 5 (10.00%) Spring MVC
7 5 (10.00%) Servlets
8 4 (8.00%) Struts
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.00%) EJB
8 4 (8.00%) JPA
9 3 (6.00%) JRules
10 2 (4.00%) Web Services
11 1 (2.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.00%) Open Source
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) OOP
1 19 (38.00%) OO
1 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
2 16 (32.00%) Project Management
3 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) MVC
5 7 (14.00%) Release Management
5 7 (14.00%) ITSM
6 5 (10.00%) ITIL
6 5 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Process Management
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) Validation
8 3 (6.00%) DevOps
9 2 (4.00%) Capacity Management
9 2 (4.00%) Analytics
9 2 (4.00%) Web Analytics
9 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) PL/SQL
2 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 7 (14.00%) ABAP
5 4 (8.00%) VBA
5 4 (8.00%) VB
5 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) VBScript
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) XenApp
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Puppet
2 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (76.00%) Oracle
2 37 (74.00%) JBoss
3 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.00%) EMC
4 7 (14.00%) Citrix
4 7 (14.00%) NetApp
4 7 (14.00%) SAP
5 5 (10.00%) webMethods
6 3 (6.00%) VMware
7 2 (4.00%) Google
7 2 (4.00%) Software AG
Colchester, Essex
I3
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
TalentHawk
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Various Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago