The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 22 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 1 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.05% 7.89% 4.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 19.67% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +10.71%
Java SE
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 61 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 34.74% 40.13% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 49 42
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Java SE
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Java SE Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Java SE
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
1 10 (100.00%) EJB
1 10 (100.00%) Servlets
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 10 (100.00%) JPA
2 8 (80.00%) Spring
2 8 (80.00%) Java EE
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Automotive
3 5 (50.00%) JBoss
3 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 8 (80.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate J2EE Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate Java Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate Java J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) EJB
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
1 10 (100.00%) JPA
1 10 (100.00%) Servlets
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
2 8 (80.00%) Java EE
2 8 (80.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SQL