The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 8 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 31 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 23.31% 14.55% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.75% 21.62% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 12
Average salary £42,000 £39,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% +13.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 37 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 60.15% 67.27% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66 35 57
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +9.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
North East

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Java
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Java Salary Trend in Durham

Java
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Durham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Durham

Java
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Durham region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Darlington +2 20 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 32 (72.73%) SQL
2 27 (61.36%) Software Engineering
3 24 (54.55%) J2EE
4 19 (43.18%) Spring
4 19 (43.18%) Hibernate
5 18 (40.91%) C#
6 13 (29.55%) Linux
7 12 (27.27%) .NET
7 12 (27.27%) Degree
8 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 10 (22.73%) Scrum
9 10 (22.73%) C++
10 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
10 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
11 8 (18.18%) Physics
11 8 (18.18%) WPF
12 7 (15.91%) WCF
12 7 (15.91%) Web Development
13 6 (13.64%) UNIX
14 5 (11.36%) MFC
14 5 (11.36%) C
14 5 (11.36%) HTML
14 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
14 5 (11.36%) Perl
14 5 (11.36%) Bluetooth
14 5 (11.36%) Ethernet
14 5 (11.36%) Embedded C
14 5 (11.36%) Embedded C++
14 5 (11.36%) J2SE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Bluetooth
1 5 (11.36%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) DB2
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.27%) MS Access
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 24 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 20 (45.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 16 (36.36%) Software Engineer
5 15 (34.09%) J2EE Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (34.09%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) C# Developer
7 7 (15.91%) Agile .NET Developer
7 7 (15.91%) Agile C# Developer
7 7 (15.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Firmware Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Programmer
10 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (54.55%) J2EE
2 19 (43.18%) Hibernate
2 19 (43.18%) Spring
3 12 (27.27%) .NET
4 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
5 8 (18.18%) WPF
6 7 (15.91%) WCF
7 5 (11.36%) Qt
7 5 (11.36%) HTML
7 5 (11.36%) MFC
7 5 (11.36%) Java SE
7 5 (11.36%) J2SE
8 4 (9.09%) CSS
9 3 (6.82%) Java EE
9 3 (6.82%) jQuery
10 2 (4.55%) Web Services
10 2 (4.55%) XML
10 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (4.55%) HTML5
10 2 (4.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 8 (18.18%) Physics
3 5 (11.36%) Firmware
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) UNIX
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Android
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Software Engineering
2 10 (22.73%) Scrum
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Web Development
5 5 (11.36%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.55%) MVC
6 2 (4.55%) OO
6 2 (4.55%) OOD
7 1 (2.27%) SOA
7 1 (2.27%) Project Management
7 1 (2.27%) OOP
7 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.27%) Release Management
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) C#
3 10 (22.73%) C++
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) Perl
4 5 (11.36%) Embedded C
4 5 (11.36%) Embedded C++
4 5 (11.36%) Assembly Language
4 5 (11.36%) C
5 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.55%) VB
7 1 (2.27%) VBA
7 1 (2.27%) VC++
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) COBOL
7 1 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) IBM
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Intel
2 1 (2.27%) Micro Focus
Darlington, County Durham
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