The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 18 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 5.95% 9.09% 9.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.51% 20.00% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Average salary - £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Java
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 35 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 44.05% 45.45% 61.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 61
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,650 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
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 1 October 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
(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
Darlington 0 1 - -
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) J2EE
2 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) Spring
4 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 5 (35.71%) C++
5 5 (35.71%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 4 (28.57%) ATM
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) NCR
6 4 (28.57%) PL/1
6 4 (28.57%) EMV
6 4 (28.57%) JCL
6 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
6 4 (28.57%) COBOL
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) DB2
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) BASE24
6 4 (28.57%) ISO 8583
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) ATM
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE Software Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) J2EE
2 7 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 5 (35.71%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) WCF
5 2 (14.29%) WPF
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) YAML
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) SOAP
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) Symfony
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) MooTools
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) EMV
2 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 4 (28.57%) Tandem
2 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Physics
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 4 (28.57%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) PL/1
4 4 (28.57%) JCL
4 4 (28.57%) COBOL
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) PHP5
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 8583
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) NCR
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) VocaLink
Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
Posted: 23 days ago