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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 22 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 2.53% 4.35% 12.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.06% 8.16% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,100 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £30,900 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
33 49 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 41.77% 53.26% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 71
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £21,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £37,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +9 1 £30,000 -1.63% 1
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (60.00%) Spring
2 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (60.00%) J2EE
3 7 (35.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (30.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (20.00%) Physics
6 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (20.00%) WCF
6 4 (20.00%) WPF
6 4 (20.00%) Web Development
6 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) C++
8 2 (10.00%) HTML
8 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.00%) CSS
8 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.00%) Android
8 2 (10.00%) jQuery
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (10.00%) MVC
8 2 (10.00%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (55.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 11 (55.00%) Software Engineer
3 11 (55.00%) J2EE Developer
3 11 (55.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 11 (55.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (60.00%) Spring
1 12 (60.00%) J2EE
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) WCF
3 4 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) J2SE
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (5.00%) JPA
5 1 (5.00%) Qt
5 1 (5.00%) Java SE
5 1 (5.00%) Java EE
5 1 (5.00%) Java RMI
5 1 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (20.00%) Physics
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle