The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 28 31
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 23 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 11.06% 7.73% 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.17% 7.88% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 8
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

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 206 203 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 99.04% 98.07% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 182 182 133
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +63.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 63 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (92.06%) Oracle
3 49 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 49 (77.78%) Degree
4 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (65.08%) PL/SQL
5 41 (65.08%) JBoss
6 38 (60.32%) Swing
7 36 (57.14%) MVC
7 36 (57.14%) Spring
7 36 (57.14%) Spring MVC
7 36 (57.14%) Java EE
8 35 (55.56%) MySQL
9 34 (53.97%) Ant
9 34 (53.97%) Maven
10 33 (52.38%) Hibernate
11 32 (50.79%) JavaScript
12 31 (49.21%) CSS
12 31 (49.21%) E-Commerce
12 31 (49.21%) OOP
12 31 (49.21%) OO
13 28 (44.44%) Servlets
13 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
13 28 (44.44%) NoSQL
13 28 (44.44%) Relational Database
14 27 (42.86%) Ajax
14 27 (42.86%) WebSphere
14 27 (42.86%) HTML
15 26 (41.27%) Tomcat
15 26 (41.27%) GlassFish

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 41 (65.08%) JBoss
2 27 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 26 (41.27%) GlassFish
3 26 (41.27%) Tomcat
4 18 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 15 (23.81%) Apache Pig
5 15 (23.81%) Apache Spark
6 9 (14.29%) Apache
7 2 (3.17%) Apache Geronimo
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (55.56%) MySQL
2 28 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 28 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 23 (36.51%) Big Data
4 22 (34.92%) CouchDB
4 22 (34.92%) MongoDB
5 21 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 19 (30.16%) Oracle Database
7 15 (23.81%) Hadoop
8 13 (20.63%) Data Mining
9 9 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (12.70%) Neo4j
11 1 (1.59%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.59%) Mahout
11 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.59%) QlikView
11 1 (1.59%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 34 (53.97%) Ant
1 34 (53.97%) Maven
2 20 (31.75%) Gradle
3 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.35%) JUnit
5 3 (4.76%) Hudson
5 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.59%) jMock
6 1 (1.59%) Mockito
6 1 (1.59%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (60.32%) Swing
2 36 (57.14%) Java EE
2 36 (57.14%) Spring
2 36 (57.14%) Spring MVC
3 33 (52.38%) Hibernate
4 31 (49.21%) CSS
5 28 (44.44%) Servlets
6 27 (42.86%) Ajax
6 27 (42.86%) HTML
7 25 (39.68%) J2EE
7 25 (39.68%) JMS
8 21 (33.33%) JSP
9 16 (25.40%) EJB
10 9 (14.29%) Web Services
11 8 (12.70%) REST
11 8 (12.70%) SOAP
12 3 (4.76%) JPA
13 2 (3.17%) FreeMarker
13 2 (3.17%) TopLink
14 1 (1.59%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 49 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 15 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.17%) Android
3 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (57.14%) MVC
3 31 (49.21%) E-Commerce
3 31 (49.21%) OO
3 31 (49.21%) OOP
4 14 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (1.59%) Analytics
6 1 (1.59%) Open Source
6 1 (1.59%) TDD
6 1 (1.59%) Unit Testing
6 1 (1.59%) Web Design
6 1 (1.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (65.08%) PL/SQL
3 32 (50.79%) JavaScript
4 23 (36.51%) T-SQL
5 13 (20.63%) SQL
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (77.78%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) HDFS
Vendors
1 58 (92.06%) Oracle
2 2 (3.17%) Tableau
3 1 (1.59%) Alteryx
Colchester, Essex
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