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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 43 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 16.60% 2.58% 4.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.04% 6.56% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 42 4 7
Average salary £42,500 £34,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.30% -18.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,600 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
159 61 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 61.39% 39.35% 62.03%
Number of salaries quoted 137 58 89
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Colchester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 52 (65.00%) Oracle
2 46 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (56.25%) Degree
4 43 (53.75%) PL/SQL
5 42 (52.50%) Computer Science
6 36 (45.00%) JBoss
6 36 (45.00%) Software Engineering
7 35 (43.75%) J2EE
8 33 (41.25%) Oracle Database
9 32 (40.00%) SQL
9 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 31 (38.75%) Swing
11 30 (37.50%) HTML
12 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
12 29 (36.25%) E-Commerce
12 29 (36.25%) Open Source
13 28 (35.00%) CSS
13 28 (35.00%) Ajax
14 27 (33.75%) Relational Database
15 26 (32.50%) OO
16 25 (31.25%) OOP
16 25 (31.25%) WebSphere
17 23 (28.75%) WebLogic
18 22 (27.50%) RDBMS
19 19 (23.75%) .NET
20 18 (22.50%) Finance
21 15 (18.75%) Linux
22 13 (16.25%) BizTalk Server
22 13 (16.25%) webMethods
22 13 (16.25%) TOGAF

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 36 (45.00%) JBoss
2 25 (31.25%) WebSphere
3 23 (28.75%) WebLogic
4 13 (16.25%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (6.25%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.75%) Apache Pig
6 3 (3.75%) CMS
7 2 (2.50%) Liferay
7 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.25%) Oracle Database
2 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
3 27 (33.75%) Relational Database
4 22 (27.50%) RDBMS
5 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (6.25%) MySQL
7 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (3.75%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.75%) Big Data
8 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.75%) Neo4j
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.50%) Maven
2 10 (12.50%) NetBeans
3 6 (7.50%) Ant
4 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.25%) JUnit
4 5 (6.25%) NUnit
4 5 (6.25%) Selenium
4 5 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 4 (5.00%) Cactus
5 4 (5.00%) DbUnit
5 4 (5.00%) HP UFT
5 4 (5.00%) JIRA
5 4 (5.00%) JIRA Agile
5 4 (5.00%) JMeter
5 4 (5.00%) Rational Functional Tester
6 2 (2.50%) PROIV
7 1 (1.25%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Banking
2 12 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.50%) Automotive
4 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (76.25%) Developer
2 57 (71.25%) Java Developer
3 28 (35.00%) Senior Developer
3 28 (35.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 22 (27.50%) Agile Developer
4 22 (27.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 19 (23.75%) J2EE Developer
5 19 (23.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 18 (22.50%) J2EE Programmer
6 18 (22.50%) Java Programmer
6 18 (22.50%) Oracle Developer
6 18 (22.50%) Programmer
6 18 (22.50%) Senior Agile Developer
6 18 (22.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 18 (22.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 18 (22.50%) Senior Java Programmer
6 18 (22.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 18 (22.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 18 (22.50%) Senior Programmer
7 9 (11.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.75%) J2EE
2 31 (38.75%) Swing
3 30 (37.50%) HTML
4 28 (35.00%) Ajax
4 28 (35.00%) CSS
5 19 (23.75%) .NET
6 8 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (10.00%) jQuery
6 8 (10.00%) Spring
7 7 (8.75%) Hibernate
8 6 (7.50%) Java EE
9 5 (6.25%) XML
10 3 (3.75%) Apache Camel
10 3 (3.75%) EJB
10 3 (3.75%) JSP
10 3 (3.75%) OSGi
10 3 (3.75%) REST
10 3 (3.75%) SOAP
10 3 (3.75%) Spring MVC
10 3 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (52.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.75%) DataPower
2 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) EPoS
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Linux
2 10 (12.50%) Unix
3 3 (3.75%) Windows
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.50%) Android
4 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 29 (36.25%) E-Commerce
3 29 (36.25%) Open Source
4 26 (32.50%) OO
5 25 (31.25%) OOP
6 13 (16.25%) DevOps
6 13 (16.25%) TOGAF
7 10 (12.50%) SDLC
7 10 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 8 (10.00%) Project Management
9 5 (6.25%) ITIL
9 5 (6.25%) MVC
10 4 (5.00%) TDD
10 4 (5.00%) Use Case
11 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.75%) Functional Programming
11 3 (3.75%) SOA
11 3 (3.75%) Time Management
11 3 (3.75%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.75%) PL/SQL
2 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (6.25%) Perl
4 4 (5.00%) C#
4 4 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (3.75%) Groovy
5 3 (3.75%) Scala
6 2 (2.50%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.50%) C++
6 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (56.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (65.00%) Oracle
2 13 (16.25%) webMethods
3 6 (7.50%) IBM
4 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.00%) HP
6 2 (2.50%) Tableau
7 1 (1.25%) VMware
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