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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 32 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 23.53% 14.96% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.04% 26.03% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 4
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
94 73 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 69.12% 57.48% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 88 60 44
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 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 22 May 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 - 18 £50,000 - 2
Darlington +1 7 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Hartlepool - 2 £47,500 -
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (51.06%) UML
2 22 (46.81%) Degree
3 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
4 19 (40.43%) C#
5 17 (36.17%) .NET
6 15 (31.91%) C++
6 15 (31.91%) OO
7 14 (29.79%) Spring
8 12 (25.53%) Web Development
8 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (25.53%) Java EE
9 10 (21.28%) Swing
9 10 (21.28%) SOA
10 9 (19.15%) Oracle
11 8 (17.02%) Business Development
11 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
11 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (17.02%) Software Delivery
11 8 (17.02%) JavaFX
12 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
12 7 (14.89%) CSS
12 7 (14.89%) HTML
13 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
13 6 (12.77%) MVC
13 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
14 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (10.64%) Software Architecture
14 5 (10.64%) MVVM
14 5 (10.64%) REST
14 5 (10.64%) MySQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.26%) JBoss
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.51%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Solutions Architect
2 12 (25.53%) Architect
3 10 (21.28%) Lead Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Applications Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Graduate
5 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.26%) C++ Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Software Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Java Swing Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) .NET
2 14 (29.79%) Spring
3 12 (25.53%) Java EE
4 10 (21.28%) Swing
5 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
5 8 (17.02%) JavaFX
6 7 (14.89%) CSS
6 7 (14.89%) HTML
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (10.64%) REST
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.26%) JSP
8 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.51%) Open Source
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.38%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) UNIX
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) UML
2 15 (31.91%) OO
3 12 (25.53%) Web Development
3 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.28%) SOA
5 8 (17.02%) Business Development
5 8 (17.02%) Software Delivery
6 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) MVC
8 5 (10.64%) Software Architecture
8 5 (10.64%) MVVM
8 5 (10.64%) OOP
9 4 (8.51%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (6.38%) TDD
10 3 (6.38%) Web Design
10 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.26%) Scrum
11 2 (4.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) C#
2 15 (31.91%) C++
3 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.64%) Python
4 4 (8.51%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) C
5 3 (6.38%) Clojure
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) VB
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Sybase
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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