The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 23 39 19
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Java 23 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 8.58% 4.46% 8.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.99% 7.61% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 15
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £53,950 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Java
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
177 184 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 66.04% 58.60% 59.62%
Number of salaries quoted 155 174 120
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Java
Salary Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Derby region.

Java Salary Trend in Derby

Java
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Derby region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Derby

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 (41.38%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle
4 9 (31.03%) J2EE
4 9 (31.03%) SOAP
4 9 (31.03%) UNIX
5 8 (27.59%) Web Services
5 8 (27.59%) C++
5 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (24.14%) Java SE
6 7 (24.14%) RESTful
6 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
6 7 (24.14%) XML
6 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
7 6 (20.69%) OO
7 6 (20.69%) Sun Certification
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
7 6 (20.69%) EJB
7 6 (20.69%) JUnit
7 6 (20.69%) Redmine
7 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
7 6 (20.69%) JPA
7 6 (20.69%) EJB 3.0
7 6 (20.69%) Java EE
7 6 (20.69%) JAX-RS
8 5 (17.24%) Degree
8 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
8 5 (17.24%) Computer Science

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQLite
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
2 6 (20.69%) JUnit
2 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.69%) Redmine
3 3 (10.34%) Subversion
4 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Junior
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Automated Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Technician
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) J2EE
1 9 (31.03%) SOAP
2 8 (27.59%) Web Services
3 7 (24.14%) XML
3 7 (24.14%) Java SE
3 7 (24.14%) RESTful
4 6 (20.69%) JPA
4 6 (20.69%) EJB 3.0
4 6 (20.69%) Java EE
4 6 (20.69%) EJB
4 6 (20.69%) JAX-RS
5 5 (17.24%) CSS
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) WinForms
5 5 (17.24%) WCF
5 5 (17.24%) WPF
5 5 (17.24%) LINQ
6 4 (13.79%) HTML5
6 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) UNIX
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
3 6 (20.69%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) RUP
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) Web Design
6 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 2 (6.90%) UML
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) C++
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.45%) VB6
6 1 (3.45%) Groovy
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) ABAP
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Sun Certification
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Sun
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) SAP