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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 21 6 26
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.09% 19.01% 4.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.10% 35.53% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 6
Average salary £72,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.57% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 76 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 64.46% 53.52% 64.19%
Number of salaries quoted 73 72 82
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Colchester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) Degree
2 16 (72.73%) JBoss
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 12 (54.55%) OO
4 10 (45.45%) Project Management
4 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) .NET
6 8 (36.36%) IIS
6 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
6 8 (36.36%) SSADM
6 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 8 (36.36%) DTS
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (36.36%) webMethods
6 8 (36.36%) EDRMS
6 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 8 (36.36%) VMware
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) TOGAF
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (36.36%) Time Management
6 8 (36.36%) TeamCity

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (72.73%) JBoss
2 8 (36.36%) IIS
2 8 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
5 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
6 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) DTS
2 8 (36.36%) EDRMS
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
4 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
5 3 (13.64%) MySQL
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
6 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
6 2 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) TeamCity
1 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 8 (36.36%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (22.73%) Maven
2 5 (22.73%) Ant
3 2 (9.09%) Gradle
4 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 5 (22.73%) Automotive
2 2 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Architect
3 8 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) J2EE
3 7 (31.82%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) Swing
5 4 (18.18%) Ajax
5 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 2 (9.09%) Spring
6 2 (9.09%) iOS SDK
6 2 (9.09%) Android SDK
6 2 (9.09%) JPA
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) JMS
6 2 (9.09%) Servlets
7 1 (4.55%) Struts
7 1 (4.55%) JavaBeans
7 1 (4.55%) EJB
7 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.55%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 8 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) iPhone
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Android
3 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) OO
2 10 (45.45%) Project Management
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 8 (36.36%) SSADM
3 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 8 (36.36%) Time Management
3 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 8 (36.36%) Coaching
3 8 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) OOP
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 2 (9.09%) Android Development
7 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) COBOL
3 1 (4.55%) C-shell
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) webMethods
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
Colchester, Essex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester
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Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago