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 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 25 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 32 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.37% 5.04% 5.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.40% 9.25% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 18
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -17.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
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
258 292 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 51.39% 54.48% 56.39%
Number of salaries quoted 218 272 224
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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 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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +16 23 £38,500 -14.44%
Matlock - 2 £27,000 -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 25 (55.56%) C#
2 20 (44.44%) C++
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
4 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 11 (24.44%) Web Services
7 10 (22.22%) XML
7 10 (22.22%) UNIX
7 10 (22.22%) Oracle
8 9 (20.00%) J2EE
8 9 (20.00%) SOAP
9 8 (17.78%) JUnit
9 8 (17.78%) Java SE
9 8 (17.78%) RESTful
10 7 (15.56%) JAX-RS
10 7 (15.56%) Java EE
10 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
10 7 (15.56%) WCF
10 7 (15.56%) WPF
10 7 (15.56%) Multithreading
10 7 (15.56%) JPA
10 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
10 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
10 7 (15.56%) OO
10 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
10 7 (15.56%) WinForms
11 6 (13.33%) Finance
11 6 (13.33%) Degree
11 6 (13.33%) Mathematics

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 5 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.22%) Jetty
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQLite
3 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) JUnit
2 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
3 6 (13.33%) Redmine
4 4 (8.89%) Subversion
5 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.44%) Selenium
7 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.22%) AccuRev
7 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.22%) Mockito
7 1 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.22%) NUnit
7 1 (2.22%) JIRA
7 1 (2.22%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Software Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Junior
4 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Junior Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Graduate
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (4.44%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) Web Services
2 10 (22.22%) XML
3 9 (20.00%) J2EE
3 9 (20.00%) SOAP
4 8 (17.78%) Java SE
4 8 (17.78%) RESTful
5 7 (15.56%) JAX-RS
5 7 (15.56%) Java EE
5 7 (15.56%) WCF
5 7 (15.56%) WPF
5 7 (15.56%) JPA
5 7 (15.56%) WinForms
6 6 (13.33%) EJB
6 6 (13.33%) HTML
6 6 (13.33%) EJB 3.0
6 6 (13.33%) LINQ
7 5 (11.11%) jQuery
7 5 (11.11%) .NET
7 5 (11.11%) CSS
7 5 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.22%) MPEG
4 1 (2.22%) PMI
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) UNIX
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.44%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Windows
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
3 7 (15.56%) OO
3 7 (15.56%) Multithreading
4 5 (11.11%) SDLC
4 5 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.67%) V-Model
6 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.67%) Web Development
6 3 (6.67%) RUP
6 3 (6.67%) UML
6 3 (6.67%) MVC
7 2 (4.44%) Workflow
7 2 (4.44%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (4.44%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) C#
2 20 (44.44%) C++
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
4 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.33%) C
6 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.22%) VB6
8 1 (2.22%) XPath
8 1 (2.22%) Groovy
8 1 (2.22%) VB
8 1 (2.22%) ABAP
8 1 (2.22%) Tcl
8 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.22%) Perl
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Sun Certification
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Sun
3 3 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.22%) SAP