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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 31 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.84% 8.37% 4.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.76% 24.32% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 7
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +20.12%
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
116 74 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 62.37% 34.42% 73.10%
Number of salaries quoted 108 67 90
Average salary £28,500 £44,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.22% +30.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £27,775 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Colchester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) JBoss
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source
4 4 (36.36%) Maven
4 4 (36.36%) Automotive
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (36.36%) Ant
4 4 (36.36%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) JUnit
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
6 2 (18.18%) Android SDK
6 2 (18.18%) Android Development
6 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) iOS SDK
6 2 (18.18%) Tableau

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (45.45%) JBoss
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQLite
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Ant
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) PROIV
4 1 (9.09%) DbUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Mockito
4 1 (9.09%) JProfiler
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (9.09%) Redmine
4 1 (9.09%) Gradle
4 1 (9.09%) Rational Rose
4 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) ArgoUML
4 1 (9.09%) Cactus
4 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 1 (9.09%) jMock
4 1 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 4 (36.36%) Automotive
2 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) iOS SDK
4 2 (18.18%) Android SDK
4 2 (18.18%) JSP
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) Swing
5 1 (9.09%) JMS
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) Struts
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 2 (18.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Android Development
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
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