Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 8 16
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8 +28
Permanent jobs citing Java 49 100 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 12.19% 23.58% 16.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.49% 33.33% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 45 109 68
Colchester median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £28,925
90th Percentile £79,200 £68,750 £63,750
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%

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 265 300 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 65.92% 70.75% 60.28%
Number of salaries quoted 232 260 231
Colchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +26.67% +31.58%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £63,750
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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 30 (61.22%) JBoss
2 28 (57.14%) OO
2 28 (57.14%) Oracle
3 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (46.94%) Java EE
5 22 (44.90%) OOP
6 21 (42.86%) Degree
7 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
7 20 (40.82%) Swing
8 19 (38.78%) MySQL
8 19 (38.78%) E-Commerce
9 18 (36.73%) PL/SQL
9 18 (36.73%) Relational Database
10 17 (34.69%) Ant
10 17 (34.69%) Spring
10 17 (34.69%) Maven
11 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
11 15 (30.61%) Oracle Database
12 13 (26.53%) NoSQL
12 13 (26.53%) Servlets
12 13 (26.53%) WebSphere
13 12 (24.49%) Spring MVC
13 12 (24.49%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (24.49%) Hibernate
13 12 (24.49%) CSS
13 12 (24.49%) JSP
13 12 (24.49%) Tomcat
13 12 (24.49%) Linux
13 12 (24.49%) HTML
13 12 (24.49%) JavaScript

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 30 (61.22%) JBoss
2 13 (26.53%) WebSphere
3 12 (24.49%) Tomcat
4 8 (16.33%) WebLogic
5 6 (12.24%) Apache
6 5 (10.20%) Apache Geronimo
6 5 (10.20%) Apache Pig
6 5 (10.20%) Apache Spark
6 5 (10.20%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) FTP
1 3 (6.12%) NAS
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) MySQL
2 18 (36.73%) Relational Database
3 15 (30.61%) Oracle Database
3 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
4 13 (26.53%) NoSQL
5 12 (24.49%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
7 7 (14.29%) Data Mining
7 7 (14.29%) Hadoop
8 5 (10.20%) Apache Hive
8 5 (10.20%) Big Data
8 5 (10.20%) CouchDB
8 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 5 (10.20%) Mahout
8 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
8 5 (10.20%) Neo4j
8 5 (10.20%) Sqoop
9 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Ant
1 17 (34.69%) Maven
2 11 (22.45%) Cucumber
2 11 (22.45%) Selenium
3 9 (18.37%) Gradle
4 8 (16.33%) FitNesse
4 8 (16.33%) JMeter
4 8 (16.33%) JProfiler
4 8 (16.33%) QF-Test
4 8 (16.33%) SoapUI
5 7 (14.29%) JIRA
6 5 (10.20%) JUnit
7 2 (4.08%) ArgoUML
7 2 (4.08%) Cactus
7 2 (4.08%) DbUnit
7 2 (4.08%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (4.08%) NUnit
7 2 (4.08%) Rational Rose
7 2 (4.08%) Redmine
7 2 (4.08%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (10.20%) Automotive
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Developer
2 23 (46.94%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Tester
4 9 (18.37%) Automation Tester
5 8 (16.33%) Lead Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Lead Java Developer
5 8 (16.33%) QA Tester
5 8 (16.33%) Selenium Tester
5 8 (16.33%) Software QA Tester
5 8 (16.33%) Software Tester
6 6 (12.24%) Junior
6 6 (12.24%) Junior Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (12.24%) QA Automation Tester
6 6 (12.24%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (10.20%) Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) Java EE
2 20 (40.82%) Swing
3 17 (34.69%) Spring
4 13 (26.53%) Servlets
5 12 (24.49%) CSS
5 12 (24.49%) Hibernate
5 12 (24.49%) HTML
5 12 (24.49%) JMS
5 12 (24.49%) JSP
5 12 (24.49%) Spring MVC
6 11 (22.45%) Ajax
7 8 (16.33%) EJB
8 7 (14.29%) JPA
9 6 (12.24%) SOAP
9 6 (12.24%) Web Services
10 5 (10.20%) FreeMarker
10 5 (10.20%) J2EE
10 5 (10.20%) REST
10 5 (10.20%) Struts
10 5 (10.20%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.08%) CentOS
3 2 (4.08%) SUSE
4 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) OO
2 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.90%) OOP
4 19 (38.78%) E-Commerce
5 12 (24.49%) MVC
6 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
7 8 (16.33%) Load Testing
7 8 (16.33%) Open Source
8 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.20%) Analytics
9 5 (10.20%) Microservices
9 5 (10.20%) Scrum-ban
10 4 (8.16%) DevOps
11 3 (6.12%) Data Extraction
11 3 (6.12%) Project Management
11 3 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (6.12%) Test Planning
12 2 (4.08%) Presales
12 2 (4.08%) Scrum
12 2 (4.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) PL/SQL
2 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.37%) SQL
3 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.29%) Perl
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) ABAP
7 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) HDFS
2 5 (10.20%) vSphere
3 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Nagios
1 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) PureLoad
3 6 (12.24%) NetApp
3 6 (12.24%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.24%) VMware
4 5 (10.20%) Alteryx
4 5 (10.20%) Tableau
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.04%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.04%) SAP