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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 39 42 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.92% 4.32% 10.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.24% 7.37% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 19
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.57% +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
182 190 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 59.67% 58.64% 47.12%
Number of salaries quoted 170 171 92
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 £27,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 4 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Derby

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) J2EE
3 12 (36.36%) C#
4 10 (30.30%) Oracle
4 10 (30.30%) Scrum
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) SOAP
5 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 9 (27.27%) WebSphere
5 9 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 9 (27.27%) SDLC
6 8 (24.24%) V-Model
6 8 (24.24%) Web Services
6 8 (24.24%) UNIX
6 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 8 (24.24%) IBM
7 7 (21.21%) UML
7 7 (21.21%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (21.21%) RUP
7 7 (21.21%) Finance
7 7 (21.21%) C++
7 7 (21.21%) RESTful
8 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.18%) QA
8 6 (18.18%) Java SE
8 6 (18.18%) Java EE
8 6 (18.18%) HTML
8 6 (18.18%) Linux
8 6 (18.18%) CSS
8 6 (18.18%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 9 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Mule
2 1 (3.03%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQLite
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) Big Data
3 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (3.03%) SAP HANA
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 5 (15.15%) JUnit
2 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.15%) Redmine
3 3 (9.09%) Subversion
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) HP UFT
4 2 (6.06%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Junior
5 5 (15.15%) IT Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) J2EE
2 9 (27.27%) SOAP
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) RESTful
5 6 (18.18%) XML
5 6 (18.18%) HTML
5 6 (18.18%) CSS
5 6 (18.18%) Java SE
5 6 (18.18%) Java EE
6 5 (15.15%) EJB
6 5 (15.15%) .NET
6 5 (15.15%) HTML5
6 5 (15.15%) JPA
6 5 (15.15%) EJB 3.0
6 5 (15.15%) JAX-RS
7 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.12%) jQuery
7 4 (12.12%) WCF
7 4 (12.12%) WPF
7 4 (12.12%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) UNIX
2 6 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Scrum
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 9 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 9 (27.27%) SDLC
4 8 (24.24%) V-Model
5 7 (21.21%) UML
5 7 (21.21%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (21.21%) RUP
6 6 (18.18%) OO
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
8 4 (12.12%) Web Development
9 3 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (9.09%) MVC
9 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (6.06%) Data Analytics
10 2 (6.06%) Analytics
10 2 (6.06%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) C++
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) ABAP
6 1 (3.03%) VB6
6 1 (3.03%) Groovy
6 1 (3.03%) Delphi
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Sun Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) IBM
3 3 (9.09%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) SAP