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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 26 14 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java 14 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.70% 11.84% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.21% 30.68% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
106 88 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 65.84% 38.60% 70.91%
Number of salaries quoted 98 79 98
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 June 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Colchester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) JBoss
2 11 (55.00%) Degree
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) OO
4 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
4 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (40.00%) J2EE
6 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
6 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) Ant
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) Automotive
7 6 (30.00%) Maven
7 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
8 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (25.00%) Open Source
8 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
8 5 (25.00%) OOP
8 5 (25.00%) Swing
8 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) Project Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 11 (55.00%) JBoss
2 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 2 (10.00%) GlassFish
4 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (15.00%) MySQL
5 2 (10.00%) DTS
5 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (10.00%) EDRMS
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.00%) SQLite
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Ant
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
2 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (10.00%) Gradle
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (10.00%) JUnit
3 2 (10.00%) PROIV
4 1 (5.00%) DbUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Mockito
4 1 (5.00%) JProfiler
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
4 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.00%) Redmine
4 1 (5.00%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (5.00%) Rational Rose
4 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.00%) JMeter
4 1 (5.00%) NUnit
General
1 6 (30.00%) Automotive
2 2 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) J2EE
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) Swing
4 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (20.00%) Ajax
6 3 (15.00%) Spring
6 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) JSP
7 2 (10.00%) Servlets
7 2 (10.00%) Struts
7 2 (10.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) JMS
7 2 (10.00%) JPA
7 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) iOS SDK
7 2 (10.00%) Android SDK
8 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (5.00%) Java EE
8 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) iPhone
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Android
3 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) OO
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) OOP
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (10.00%) SSADM
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Android Development
5 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) COBOL
5 1 (5.00%) C-shell
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) webMethods
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Tableau
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
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