The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs citing Java 25 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 13.97% 2.30% 11.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.49% 3.45% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 24
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £40,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
82 116 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 45.81% 66.67% 75.76%
Number of salaries quoted 74 94 150
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Essex

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 31 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Colchester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (82.35%) Oracle
2 32 (62.75%) JBoss
3 30 (58.82%) Degree
4 25 (49.02%) Ant
4 25 (49.02%) Maven
4 25 (49.02%) WebSphere
5 24 (47.06%) Hibernate
5 24 (47.06%) WebLogic
5 24 (47.06%) PL/SQL
5 24 (47.06%) J2EE
5 24 (47.06%) JMS
5 24 (47.06%) Data Mining
6 23 (45.10%) GlassFish
6 23 (45.10%) NoSQL
6 23 (45.10%) Gradle
7 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
8 21 (41.18%) SQL
9 19 (37.25%) Relational Database
10 18 (35.29%) OOP
10 18 (35.29%) OO
10 18 (35.29%) Windows
11 17 (33.33%) Computer Science
11 17 (33.33%) E-Commerce
12 16 (31.37%) RDBMS
12 16 (31.37%) Project Management
12 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
12 16 (31.37%) .NET
12 16 (31.37%) Automotive
13 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (29.41%) Swing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (49.02%) WebSphere
2 24 (47.06%) WebLogic
3 23 (45.10%) GlassFish
4 13 (25.49%) Documentum
4 13 (25.49%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (25.49%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
5 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (11.76%) IIS
7 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (25.49%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) Data Mining
2 23 (45.10%) NoSQL
3 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
4 19 (37.25%) Relational Database
5 16 (31.37%) RDBMS
6 10 (19.61%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.88%) DTS
8 3 (5.88%) EDRMS
8 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (49.02%) Ant
1 25 (49.02%) Maven
2 23 (45.10%) Gradle
3 5 (9.80%) JUnit
4 4 (7.84%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) Rational Rose
6 1 (1.96%) NUnit
6 1 (1.96%) JMeter
6 1 (1.96%) ArgoUML
6 1 (1.96%) Cactus
6 1 (1.96%) Hudson
6 1 (1.96%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.96%) JProfiler
6 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.96%) Redmine
6 1 (1.96%) TestNG
6 1 (1.96%) FitNesse
General
1 16 (31.37%) Automotive
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Developer
2 24 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 18 (35.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 13 (25.49%) Release Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Programmer
5 5 (9.80%) Java Programmer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Tester
9 1 (1.96%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.96%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (47.06%) Hibernate
1 24 (47.06%) J2EE
1 24 (47.06%) JMS
2 16 (31.37%) .NET
3 15 (29.41%) Swing
4 13 (25.49%) CSS
4 13 (25.49%) HTML
4 13 (25.49%) Ajax
5 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
6 7 (13.73%) Spring
6 7 (13.73%) Java EE
7 5 (9.80%) Spring MVC
8 4 (7.84%) Java SE
8 4 (7.84%) JPA
8 4 (7.84%) EJB
8 4 (7.84%) Servlets
8 4 (7.84%) Struts
9 3 (5.88%) JRules
10 1 (1.96%) iOS SDK
10 1 (1.96%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.76%) Open Source
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
4 3 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) OOP
1 18 (35.29%) OO
2 17 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 16 (31.37%) Project Management
4 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (25.49%) ITSM
5 13 (25.49%) Release Management
6 10 (19.61%) Process Management
6 10 (19.61%) Business Analysis
7 6 (11.76%) Performance Management
7 6 (11.76%) MVC
7 6 (11.76%) ITIL
8 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.88%) DevOps
10 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) PL/SQL
2 21 (41.18%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
4 13 (25.49%) ABAP
5 10 (19.61%) VBA
5 10 (19.61%) VB
5 10 (19.61%) VB.NET
5 10 (19.61%) C#
6 3 (5.88%) VBScript
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (58.82%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) XenApp
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Puppet
2 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Oracle
2 32 (62.75%) JBoss
3 13 (25.49%) SAP
3 13 (25.49%) EMC
3 13 (25.49%) Citrix
3 13 (25.49%) NetApp
4 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) webMethods
5 3 (5.88%) VMware