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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 25 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 7.50% 4.42% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.61% 7.53% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 9
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,850 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
155 186 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 64.58% 58.68% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 139 173 119
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 £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Derby

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 5 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 11 (42.31%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) SOAP
4 7 (26.92%) UNIX
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) C++
5 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 6 (23.08%) J2EE
6 5 (19.23%) .NET
6 5 (19.23%) XML
6 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
6 5 (19.23%) Java SE
6 5 (19.23%) RESTful
7 4 (15.38%) JPA
7 4 (15.38%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
7 4 (15.38%) Redmine
7 4 (15.38%) JAX-RS
7 4 (15.38%) Java EE
7 4 (15.38%) Sun Certification
7 4 (15.38%) OO
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
7 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
7 4 (15.38%) EJB
7 4 (15.38%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQLite
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
2 4 (15.38%) JUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Redmine
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Junior
3 4 (15.38%) iOS Developer
4 3 (11.54%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (3.85%) UI Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Automated Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) SOAP
2 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) J2EE
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) XML
3 5 (19.23%) Java SE
3 5 (19.23%) RESTful
4 4 (15.38%) JPA
4 4 (15.38%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (15.38%) JAX-RS
4 4 (15.38%) Java EE
4 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) EJB
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) JDBC
5 3 (11.54%) WinForms
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 3 (11.54%) WCF
5 3 (11.54%) WPF
5 3 (11.54%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
2 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
2 4 (15.38%) OO
2 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
3 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
3 3 (11.54%) Web Development
4 2 (7.69%) Data Management
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Web Design
4 2 (7.69%) Android Development
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) V-Model
5 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C#
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) C++
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) ABAP
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) Delphi
6 1 (3.85%) VB6
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Sun Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Sun
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM