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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 20 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 17.54% 11.02% 25.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 20.59% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 8
Average salary £32,500 £42,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% +19.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
56 68 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 49.12% 53.54% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 42 59 37
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £38,500 £42,200
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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Darlington +10 11 £43,000 -4.44% 3
Newton Aycliffe - 1 - - 1
Stockton-on-Tees - 1 £27,500 -
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (48.00%) Oracle
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Banking
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 8 (32.00%) C++
4 8 (32.00%) UNIX
4 8 (32.00%) Web Development
4 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
5 7 (28.00%) Finance
5 7 (28.00%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 7 (28.00%) C
5 7 (28.00%) CSS
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Subversion
6 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (24.00%) QA
7 5 (20.00%) Open Source
7 5 (20.00%) DevOps
7 5 (20.00%) Coaching
7 5 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.00%) DB2
8 4 (16.00%) .NET
8 4 (16.00%) J2EE
8 4 (16.00%) COBOL
8 4 (16.00%) Windows
8 4 (16.00%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) ATM
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) DB2
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Subversion
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 11 (44.00%) Banking
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Back Office
5 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Graduate
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (4.00%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
1 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) J2EE
4 2 (8.00%) RESTful
4 2 (8.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) MooTools
5 1 (4.00%) JSON
5 1 (4.00%) YAML
5 1 (4.00%) Symfony
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Open Source
3 4 (16.00%) EMV
3 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (16.00%) Cryptography
3 4 (16.00%) Tandem
3 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Web Development
3 7 (28.00%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) DevOps
4 5 (20.00%) Coaching
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.00%) OOP
7 2 (8.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Business Transformation
8 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) C++
3 7 (28.00%) C
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) COBOL
5 4 (16.00%) Python
5 4 (16.00%) PL/1
5 4 (16.00%) JCL
5 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (12.00%) Ruby
7 2 (8.00%) PHP
8 1 (4.00%) Clojure
8 1 (4.00%) PHP5
8 1 (4.00%) VB
8 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
2 4 (16.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) NCR
2 4 (16.00%) VocaLink
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago