The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 37 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Java 26 34 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.32% 8.29% 18.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.20% 19.32% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 80
Average salary £41,000 £42,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.95% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £26,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Java
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 176 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 52.15% 42.93% 60.39%
Number of salaries quoted 230 150 253
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Java
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Java Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Java
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -19 14 £30,000 -25.00%
Chesterfield -17 3 £72,500 +16.00%
Matlock - 1 £23,500 -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 24 (45.28%) C#
2 17 (32.08%) C++
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 16 (30.19%) HTML
4 15 (28.30%) .NET
4 15 (28.30%) Degree
5 14 (26.42%) QA
6 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
7 11 (20.75%) JPA
7 11 (20.75%) XML
8 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
8 10 (18.87%) Web Services
8 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
8 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
9 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
9 9 (16.98%) Java SE
9 9 (16.98%) WebSphere
9 9 (16.98%) Selenium
9 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
9 9 (16.98%) Python
10 8 (15.09%) UML
10 8 (15.09%) Java EE
10 8 (15.09%) Ajax
10 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (15.09%) Regression Testing
10 8 (15.09%) Validation
10 8 (15.09%) GWT
11 7 (13.21%) Unit Testing
11 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
11 7 (13.21%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (16.98%) WebSphere
1 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.43%) Node.js
2 5 (9.43%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) SaaS
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) MySQL
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (9.43%) CouchDB
3 2 (3.77%) SQLite
3 2 (3.77%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Selenium
2 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.32%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.66%) TestComplete
3 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.77%) Maven
4 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.77%) FlexUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Mockito
5 1 (1.89%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.89%) Xcode
5 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Graduate
3 8 (15.09%) Tester
4 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (9.43%) QA Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Test Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Tester
8 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) HTML
2 15 (28.30%) .NET
3 11 (20.75%) JPA
3 11 (20.75%) XML
4 10 (18.87%) Web Services
5 9 (16.98%) Java SE
6 8 (15.09%) Java EE
6 8 (15.09%) Ajax
6 8 (15.09%) GWT
7 7 (13.21%) CSS
8 6 (11.32%) jQuery
8 6 (11.32%) REST
9 5 (9.43%) PhoneGap
9 5 (9.43%) Apache Cordova
10 4 (7.55%) XSD
10 4 (7.55%) Hibernate
11 3 (5.66%) HTML5
11 3 (5.66%) Apache Flex
11 3 (5.66%) Spring
11 3 (5.66%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
3 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Android
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
1 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
2 8 (15.09%) UML
2 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.09%) Regression Testing
2 8 (15.09%) Validation
3 7 (13.21%) Unit Testing
3 7 (13.21%) OO
4 6 (11.32%) OOP
4 6 (11.32%) TDD
4 6 (11.32%) Scrum
5 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
5 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.43%) RAD
6 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Multithreading
6 4 (7.55%) Use Case
6 4 (7.55%) Automation Testing
6 4 (7.55%) BDD
7 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) C#
2 17 (32.08%) C++
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.98%) Python
5 5 (9.43%) Perl
6 4 (7.55%) VBA
6 4 (7.55%) Ruby
7 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.66%) C
8 2 (3.77%) PHP
8 2 (3.77%) Delphi
9 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.89%) Haskell
9 1 (1.89%) Scala
9 1 (1.89%) XPath
9 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.89%) VB
9 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.77%) PMP
2 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Adobe
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) Sencha
4 1 (1.89%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) IBM