Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 38 20
Rank change year-on-year +19 -18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 19 8 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 9.31% 3.16% 10.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.41% 3.20% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 32
Colchester median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +1.96% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,475 £32,500 £57,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,875 £68,750
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -20.00% +58.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Colchester
Permanent vacancies in Colchester with a recognized job title 202 250 342
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.02% 98.81% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 143 206 297
Colchester median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +13.64% +25.71%
10th Percentile £22,000 £28,125 £27,988
90th Percentile £74,250 £60,000 £66,250
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +4.65% +7.50%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Colchester.

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 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Colchester

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Colchester region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Degree
3 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
3 11 (57.89%) MySQL
3 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
4 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
4 10 (52.63%) EJB
4 10 (52.63%) JSP
4 10 (52.63%) Web Services
4 10 (52.63%) Swing
4 10 (52.63%) Java EE
4 10 (52.63%) MVC
5 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
5 9 (47.37%) Servlets
5 9 (47.37%) REST
6 8 (42.11%) SOAP
6 8 (42.11%) CSS
6 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
6 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
6 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
6 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 8 (42.11%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) JBoss
6 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
6 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
6 8 (42.11%) Ajax

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 8 (42.11%) JBoss
1 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
1 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 7 (36.84%) Apache
3 6 (31.58%) Apache Geronimo
3 6 (31.58%) Apache Spark
3 6 (31.58%) GlassFish
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
1 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
3 6 (31.58%) Big Data
3 6 (31.58%) CouchDB
3 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
3 6 (31.58%) Mahout
3 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
3 6 (31.58%) Neo4j
3 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
3 6 (31.58%) Sqoop
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Ant
1 7 (36.84%) Gradle
1 7 (36.84%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
2 10 (52.63%) EJB
2 10 (52.63%) Java EE
2 10 (52.63%) JSP
2 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
2 10 (52.63%) Swing
2 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 9 (47.37%) REST
3 9 (47.37%) Servlets
4 8 (42.11%) Ajax
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) SOAP
5 7 (36.84%) JMS
6 6 (31.58%) FreeMarker
6 6 (31.58%) JPA
6 6 (31.58%) TopLink
7 4 (21.05%) Struts
8 2 (10.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Online Gambling
2 2 (10.53%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) MVC
3 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) Analytics
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum-ban
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) OO
5 4 (21.05%) OOP
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Game Development
6 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
2 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Alteryx
2 6 (31.58%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin