The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 4 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 34 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 26.36% 10.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 26.77% 10.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java Developer
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
127 177 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 98.45% 95.16% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 121 173 58
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (63.93%) SQL
3 35 (57.38%) MVC
4 34 (55.74%) Struts
5 32 (52.46%) Spring
6 31 (50.82%) JPA
7 30 (49.18%) Unit Testing
8 28 (45.90%) Spring MVC
9 26 (42.62%) Java SE
10 24 (39.34%) JSP
10 24 (39.34%) J2EE
11 21 (34.43%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (31.15%) Servlets
13 18 (29.51%) Degree
14 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
14 15 (24.59%) HTML
14 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
15 14 (22.95%) JavaBeans
16 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
17 12 (19.67%) EJB
17 12 (19.67%) CSS
18 11 (18.03%) jQuery
18 11 (18.03%) Hibernate
19 9 (14.75%) JBoss
20 7 (11.48%) J2SE
20 7 (11.48%) Windows
20 7 (11.48%) Crystal Reports
20 7 (11.48%) Business Objects
20 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.75%) JBoss
2 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.64%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Intranet
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) JUnit
2 3 (4.92%) jMock
2 3 (4.92%) Mockito
3 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Maven
4 1 (1.64%) Ant
4 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.64%) Gradle
4 1 (1.64%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 4 (6.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) Struts
2 32 (52.46%) Spring
3 31 (50.82%) JPA
4 28 (45.90%) Spring MVC
5 26 (42.62%) Java SE
6 24 (39.34%) JSP
6 24 (39.34%) J2EE
7 19 (31.15%) Servlets
8 15 (24.59%) HTML
9 14 (22.95%) JavaBeans
10 12 (19.67%) EJB
10 12 (19.67%) CSS
11 11 (18.03%) jQuery
11 11 (18.03%) Hibernate
12 7 (11.48%) J2SE
13 6 (9.84%) Java EE
14 1 (1.64%) Web Services
14 1 (1.64%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (34.43%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Open Source
3 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) MVC
2 30 (49.18%) Unit Testing
3 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
4 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.56%) TDD
6 3 (4.92%) Web Application Development
6 3 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (4.92%) Web Development
7 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (63.93%) SQL
3 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Business Objects
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago