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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.00% 15.79% 18.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.96% 31.58% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 5
Average salary £39,250 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.72% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,100 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
53 38 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 58.89% 50.00% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 32
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £38,000
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 27 November 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 27 November 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 11 £46,000 +73.58%
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) C++
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 7 (35.00%) Web Development
3 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 6 (30.00%) Subversion
4 6 (30.00%) QA
4 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (25.00%) Coaching
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) J2EE
6 4 (20.00%) COBOL
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (20.00%) DB2
6 4 (20.00%) UNIX
6 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (20.00%) ATM
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (20.00%) IBM
6 4 (20.00%) HP
6 4 (20.00%) NCR
6 4 (20.00%) PL/1
6 4 (20.00%) EMV

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (20.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) ATM
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Graduate
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Software Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (20.00%) J2EE
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
6 1 (5.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) WCF
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
6 1 (5.00%) Symfony
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) MooTools
6 1 (5.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) EMV
1 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (20.00%) Tandem
1 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Open Source
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) Coaching
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (10.00%) Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (20.00%) COBOL
4 4 (20.00%) PL/1
4 4 (20.00%) JCL
5 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 3 (15.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Clojure
6 1 (5.00%) PHP5
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 4 (20.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) NCR
2 4 (20.00%) VocaLink
County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago