The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 27 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 18.75% 20.69% 12.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.99% 43.48% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 5
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £27,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 69 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 50.69% 47.59% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 64 66 17
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Java
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Java Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Java
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Java 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.

1 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 25 (56.82%) Struts
3 24 (54.55%) Spring
4 23 (52.27%) JPA
5 20 (45.45%) MVC
6 18 (40.91%) Unit Testing
6 18 (40.91%) Spring MVC
7 16 (36.36%) Java SE
8 15 (34.09%) J2EE
9 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
10 13 (29.55%) HTML
10 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
11 11 (25.00%) CSS
11 11 (25.00%) JSP
12 10 (22.73%) JBoss
12 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (20.45%) Degree
13 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
14 8 (18.18%) jQuery
14 8 (18.18%) Java EE
15 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
15 6 (13.64%) Servlets
16 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
16 5 (11.36%) Web Development
17 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 4 (9.09%) Automotive
17 4 (9.09%) J2SE
17 4 (9.09%) JavaBeans
17 4 (9.09%) Windows
17 4 (9.09%) JUnit

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.73%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) JUnit
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.55%) Mockito
3 2 (4.55%) jMock
General
1 4 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (100.00%) Developer
2 41 (93.18%) Java Developer
3 13 (29.55%) Graduate Java Developer
3 13 (29.55%) Graduate
3 13 (29.55%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Senior Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Lead Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Junior
10 1 (2.27%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) Struts
2 24 (54.55%) Spring
3 23 (52.27%) JPA
4 18 (40.91%) Spring MVC
5 16 (36.36%) Java SE
6 15 (34.09%) J2EE
7 13 (29.55%) HTML
8 11 (25.00%) CSS
8 11 (25.00%) JSP
9 8 (18.18%) jQuery
9 8 (18.18%) Java EE
10 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
10 6 (13.64%) Servlets
11 4 (9.09%) J2SE
11 4 (9.09%) JavaBeans
11 4 (9.09%) EJB
12 3 (6.82%) CSS3
13 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (2.27%) Web Services
14 1 (2.27%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) MVC
2 18 (40.91%) Unit Testing
3 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.36%) Web Development
5 3 (6.82%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
6 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) VCP4
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.55%) Twitter
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