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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 32 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.09% 6.79% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.17% 12.22% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 2
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £38,500 £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
81 90 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 50.00% 55.56% 63.11%
Number of salaries quoted 76 84 65
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Colchester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 13 (59.09%) JBoss
2 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 11 (50.00%) Degree
4 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (45.45%) Validation
4 10 (45.45%) Oracle
5 9 (40.91%) .NET
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
6 8 (36.36%) Problem Management
6 8 (36.36%) Open Source
6 8 (36.36%) Analytics
6 8 (36.36%) Software AG
6 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 8 (36.36%) Web Analytics
6 8 (36.36%) IIS
6 8 (36.36%) SOA
6 8 (36.36%) webMethods
7 7 (31.82%) Google
7 7 (31.82%) Google Analytics
8 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) OO
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) JUnit
9 5 (22.73%) JMeter
9 5 (22.73%) QA
10 4 (18.18%) Java EE
10 4 (18.18%) Maven
10 4 (18.18%) Ant
10 4 (18.18%) OOP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 13 (59.09%) JBoss
2 8 (36.36%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JUnit
1 5 (22.73%) JMeter
2 4 (18.18%) Maven
2 4 (18.18%) Ant
3 3 (13.64%) Rational Rose
3 3 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (13.64%) NUnit
3 3 (13.64%) ArgoUML
3 3 (13.64%) Cactus
3 3 (13.64%) FitNesse
3 3 (13.64%) DbUnit
3 3 (13.64%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
3 3 (13.64%) JProfiler
3 3 (13.64%) Hudson
3 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
3 3 (13.64%) Redmine
4 2 (9.09%) PROIV
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) jMock
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Support Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Applications Support
3 8 (36.36%) Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) Java EE
3 3 (13.64%) Swing
3 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.09%) Spring
4 2 (9.09%) J2EE
4 2 (9.09%) JSP
4 2 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) JMS
5 1 (4.55%) Struts
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (36.36%) Open Source
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 10 (45.45%) Validation
3 8 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 8 (36.36%) Analytics
3 8 (36.36%) Web Analytics
3 8 (36.36%) SOA
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) OOP
6 3 (13.64%) Use Case
6 3 (13.64%) Load Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) MVC
8 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Software AG
2 8 (36.36%) webMethods
3 7 (31.82%) Google
4 3 (13.64%) IBM
4 3 (13.64%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Tableau
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Colchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago