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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 29 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 22.31% 10.53% 7.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.18% 16.22% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 13
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
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
78 37 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 60.00% 64.91% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 65 35 59
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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 24 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 24 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 +3 19 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 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 (76.19%) SQL
2 26 (61.90%) Software Engineering
3 24 (57.14%) J2EE
4 20 (47.62%) Hibernate
4 20 (47.62%) Spring
5 16 (38.10%) C#
6 12 (28.57%) Linux
7 10 (23.81%) C++
7 10 (23.81%) Scrum
7 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
7 10 (23.81%) Degree
8 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (21.43%) .NET
8 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
9 8 (19.05%) Physics
10 7 (16.67%) WCF
10 7 (16.67%) WPF
10 7 (16.67%) Web Development
11 5 (11.90%) Subversion
11 5 (11.90%) Bluetooth
11 5 (11.90%) Ethernet
11 5 (11.90%) Embedded C
11 5 (11.90%) Embedded C++
11 5 (11.90%) Assembly Language
11 5 (11.90%) Firmware
11 5 (11.90%) UNIX
11 5 (11.90%) J2SE
11 5 (11.90%) C
11 5 (11.90%) MFC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Bluetooth
1 5 (11.90%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Subversion
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Developer
2 25 (59.52%) Java Developer
3 21 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 16 (38.10%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 16 (38.10%) J2EE Developer
4 16 (38.10%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (38.10%) Software Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) C# Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
6 7 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Firmware Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Web Applications Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) J2EE
2 20 (47.62%) Hibernate
2 20 (47.62%) Spring
3 9 (21.43%) .NET
3 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 7 (16.67%) WCF
4 7 (16.67%) WPF
5 5 (11.90%) J2SE
5 5 (11.90%) MFC
5 5 (11.90%) Qt
5 5 (11.90%) Java SE
6 3 (7.14%) HTML
6 3 (7.14%) CSS
6 3 (7.14%) jQuery
7 2 (4.76%) Java EE
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.76%) JSP
7 2 (4.76%) Web Services
8 1 (2.38%) XHTML
8 1 (2.38%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
2 8 (19.05%) Physics
3 5 (11.90%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) UNIX
3 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Software Engineering
2 10 (23.81%) Scrum
3 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
5 5 (11.90%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.76%) OO
6 2 (4.76%) MVC
6 2 (4.76%) OOD
7 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 10 (23.81%) C++
4 5 (11.90%) Embedded C
4 5 (11.90%) Embedded C++
4 5 (11.90%) Assembly Language
4 5 (11.90%) C
4 5 (11.90%) Perl
5 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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