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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 22 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.00% 22.79% 14.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.85% 39.24% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 8
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
65 79 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 59.09% 58.09% 67.27%
Number of salaries quoted 59 65 35
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
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 2015.

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 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 9 £50,000 - 2
Newton Aycliffe - 5 £30,000 -
Hartlepool - 4 £45,000 -
Darlington 0 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (41.46%) Degree
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (34.15%) UML
4 13 (31.71%) C#
4 13 (31.71%) .NET
4 13 (31.71%) Web Development
5 12 (29.27%) Oracle
6 11 (26.83%) C++
6 11 (26.83%) OO
6 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.95%) CSS
7 9 (21.95%) HTML
7 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
7 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
8 8 (19.51%) Spring
9 7 (17.07%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (17.07%) Banking
9 7 (17.07%) UNIX
9 7 (17.07%) C
9 7 (17.07%) Python
10 6 (14.63%) Swing
10 6 (14.63%) SOA
10 6 (14.63%) Java EE
10 6 (14.63%) Open Source
10 6 (14.63%) DevOps
11 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
11 5 (12.20%) REST
11 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (12.20%) Software Architecture
11 5 (12.20%) MVVM

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (4.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) MySQL
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Subversion
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.07%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Graduate
2 7 (17.07%) Architect
2 7 (17.07%) Consultant
2 7 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Applications Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Lead Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) QA Tester
5 2 (4.88%) Java Swing Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Tester
6 1 (2.44%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (2.44%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) CSS
2 9 (21.95%) HTML
3 8 (19.51%) Spring
4 6 (14.63%) Swing
4 6 (14.63%) Java EE
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (12.20%) REST
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.76%) JavaFX
7 2 (4.88%) RESTful
7 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Open Source
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) UML
3 13 (31.71%) Web Development
4 11 (26.83%) OO
5 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
6 7 (17.07%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (14.63%) SOA
7 6 (14.63%) DevOps
8 5 (12.20%) MVC
8 5 (12.20%) OOP
8 5 (12.20%) Software Architecture
8 5 (12.20%) MVVM
9 4 (9.76%) Scrum
9 4 (9.76%) Software Delivery
9 4 (9.76%) Business Development
10 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
11 2 (4.88%) TDD
11 2 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (4.88%) Business Transformation
11 2 (4.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) C#
2 11 (26.83%) C++
3 7 (17.07%) Python
3 7 (17.07%) C
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) PHP
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) VB
5 1 (2.44%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago