The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 16 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 41 34 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 17.45% 15.53% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.60% 15.74% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 3
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +43.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 233 216 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 99.15% 98.63% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 195 182 138
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +57.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Colchester

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in Colchester.

Salary trend for Java Developer in Colchester

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Colchester over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Colchester

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (94.44%) Oracle
3 61 (84.72%) JBoss
4 51 (70.83%) WebSphere
5 49 (68.06%) Degree
5 49 (68.06%) Computer Science
6 48 (66.67%) Swing
7 47 (65.28%) CSS
7 47 (65.28%) JavaScript
8 45 (62.50%) PL/SQL
8 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (61.11%) Ajax
9 44 (61.11%) Relational Database
10 41 (56.94%) HTML
11 37 (51.39%) J2EE
12 35 (48.61%) E-Commerce
12 35 (48.61%) OOP
12 35 (48.61%) OO
13 34 (47.22%) Java EE
14 33 (45.83%) Spring MVC
14 33 (45.83%) Spring
14 33 (45.83%) MVC
14 33 (45.83%) JMS
14 33 (45.83%) Tomcat
14 33 (45.83%) MySQL
14 33 (45.83%) GlassFish
15 31 (43.06%) WebLogic
16 30 (41.67%) Big Data
16 30 (41.67%) Oracle Database
16 30 (41.67%) T-SQL

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 61 (84.72%) JBoss
2 51 (70.83%) WebSphere
3 33 (45.83%) GlassFish
3 33 (45.83%) Tomcat
4 31 (43.06%) WebLogic
5 20 (27.78%) Apache
6 11 (15.28%) Apache Pig
6 11 (15.28%) Apache Spark
7 7 (9.72%) Apache Geronimo
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (61.11%) Relational Database
2 33 (45.83%) MySQL
3 30 (41.67%) Big Data
3 30 (41.67%) Oracle Database
4 26 (36.11%) RDBMS
5 24 (33.33%) CouchDB
5 24 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 22 (30.56%) NoSQL
7 20 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 14 (19.44%) Neo4j
9 11 (15.28%) Data Mining
9 11 (15.28%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.39%) Mahout
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.39%) QlikView
10 1 (1.39%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 27 (37.50%) Ant
1 27 (37.50%) Maven
2 17 (23.61%) Gradle
3 10 (13.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) Hudson
4 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (1.39%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (9.72%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (66.67%) Swing
2 47 (65.28%) CSS
3 44 (61.11%) Ajax
4 41 (56.94%) HTML
5 37 (51.39%) J2EE
6 34 (47.22%) Java EE
7 33 (45.83%) JMS
7 33 (45.83%) Spring
7 33 (45.83%) Spring MVC
8 30 (41.67%) Hibernate
9 28 (38.89%) Servlets
10 25 (34.72%) EJB
11 23 (31.94%) JSP
12 20 (27.78%) Web Services
13 14 (19.44%) REST
13 14 (19.44%) SOAP
14 7 (9.72%) FreeMarker
14 7 (9.72%) JPA
14 7 (9.72%) TopLink
15 1 (1.39%) jOOQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (68.06%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.78%) Android
3 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (48.61%) E-Commerce
2 35 (48.61%) OO
2 35 (48.61%) OOP
3 33 (45.83%) MVC
4 21 (29.17%) Software Engineering
5 14 (19.44%) Open Source
6 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.94%) Scrum
8 1 (1.39%) Analytics
8 1 (1.39%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.39%) Web Design
8 1 (1.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (65.28%) JavaScript
3 45 (62.50%) PL/SQL
4 30 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 17 (23.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (68.06%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) HDFS
Vendors
1 68 (94.44%) Oracle
2 2 (2.78%) Tableau
3 1 (1.39%) Alteryx
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