Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 21 11
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 33 28 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 20.37% 10.00% 21.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.13% 18.30% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 62
Colchester median annual salary £72,500 £53,750 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.88% -15.69% +2.00%
10th Percentile £32,875 £45,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,375 £68,750
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +25.44%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Colchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 106 153 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 65.43% 54.64% 59.24%
Number of salaries quoted 62 122 169
Colchester median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £27,625 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £68,750
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +6.25%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Colchester.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Colchester

Java
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Java in Colchester

Java
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Colchester over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Colchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Java.

1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) Oracle
3 17 (51.52%) HTML
3 17 (51.52%) CSS
3 17 (51.52%) SOAP
3 17 (51.52%) JBoss
3 17 (51.52%) Java EE
3 17 (51.52%) Relational Database
4 16 (48.48%) Spring
4 16 (48.48%) Maven
4 16 (48.48%) Web Services
4 16 (48.48%) Ant
5 15 (45.45%) MVC
5 15 (45.45%) JSP
5 15 (45.45%) Swing
5 15 (45.45%) Tomcat
5 15 (45.45%) WebSphere
5 15 (45.45%) Spring MVC
6 14 (42.42%) Degree
6 14 (42.42%) REST
6 14 (42.42%) Apache
6 14 (42.42%) Linux
6 14 (42.42%) Servlets
6 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
6 14 (42.42%) MySQL
6 14 (42.42%) EJB
6 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
6 14 (42.42%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (42.42%) JMS
6 14 (42.42%) RDBMS

Java
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 17 (51.52%) JBoss
2 15 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 15 (45.45%) WebSphere
3 14 (42.42%) Apache
4 13 (39.39%) Apache Geronimo
4 13 (39.39%) GlassFish
5 12 (36.36%) Apache Spark
6 4 (12.12%) Apache Pig
7 2 (6.06%) IIS
7 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
8 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle CX
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) Relational Database
2 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 14 (42.42%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (42.42%) RDBMS
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
3 12 (36.36%) Apache Hive
3 12 (36.36%) Big Data
3 12 (36.36%) CouchDB
3 12 (36.36%) Hadoop
3 12 (36.36%) Mahout
3 12 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 12 (36.36%) Neo4j
3 12 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 12 (36.36%) Sqoop
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Ant
1 16 (48.48%) Maven
2 14 (42.42%) Gradle
3 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
3 5 (15.15%) JMeter
3 5 (15.15%) Selenium
3 5 (15.15%) SoapUI
3 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
4 3 (9.09%) Appium
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
4 3 (9.09%) QF-Test
4 3 (9.09%) Zephyr
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.03%) Law
1 1 (3.03%) Legal
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Java Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Lead Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Lead Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) QA Tester
3 5 (15.15%) Software QA Tester
3 5 (15.15%) Software Tester
3 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.12%) Java Swing Developer
5 3 (9.09%) QA Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Software QA Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) CSS
1 17 (51.52%) HTML
1 17 (51.52%) Java EE
1 17 (51.52%) SOAP
2 16 (48.48%) Spring
2 16 (48.48%) Web Services
3 15 (45.45%) JSP
3 15 (45.45%) Spring MVC
3 15 (45.45%) Swing
4 14 (42.42%) EJB
4 14 (42.42%) JMS
4 14 (42.42%) REST
4 14 (42.42%) Servlets
5 13 (39.39%) FreeMarker
5 13 (39.39%) Hibernate
5 13 (39.39%) JPA
5 13 (39.39%) TopLink
6 9 (27.27%) Ajax
7 3 (9.09%) Gherkin
8 2 (6.06%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Android
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) MVC
3 12 (36.36%) Analytics
3 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 12 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 9 (27.27%) Scrum-ban
5 7 (21.21%) OOP
6 6 (18.18%) OO
7 5 (15.15%) API Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Load Testing
7 5 (15.15%) SDLC
7 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.09%) BDD
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (9.09%) Test Management
8 3 (9.09%) Web Development
9 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.06%) ITIL
9 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
2 12 (36.36%) PL/SQL
2 12 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.12%) PHP
4 3 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) ABAP
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCOM
1 2 (6.06%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Oracle
2 12 (36.36%) Alteryx
2 12 (36.36%) Tableau
3 5 (15.15%) PureLoad
4 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
5 1 (3.03%) SAP