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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 10.49% 21.29% 20.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 44.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 11
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +108.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £45,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
75 75 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 52.45% 48.39% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 68 72 23
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 12 (41.38%) J2EE
2 12 (41.38%) JBoss
3 11 (37.93%) Struts
3 11 (37.93%) Spring
3 11 (37.93%) JPA
4 10 (34.48%) Java EE
5 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
5 7 (24.14%) MVC
6 6 (20.69%) Degree
6 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
6 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
7 5 (17.24%) Spring MVC
7 5 (17.24%) jQuery
7 5 (17.24%) Java SE
7 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) HTML
7 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 4 (13.79%) EJB
9 3 (10.34%) CSS3
9 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
9 3 (10.34%) Subversion
9 3 (10.34%) Web Development
9 3 (10.34%) OO
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
10 2 (6.90%) Twitter
10 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle
10 2 (6.90%) Data Mining

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (41.38%) JBoss
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.90%) GlassFish
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
1 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Gradle
2 2 (6.90%) Maven
2 2 (6.90%) Ant
2 2 (6.90%) JUnit
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 23 (79.31%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Graduate
5 6 (20.69%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Graduate Java Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Junior
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Programmer
8 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Java Programmer
8 2 (6.90%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Software Programmer
9 1 (3.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) J2EE
2 11 (37.93%) Struts
2 11 (37.93%) Spring
2 11 (37.93%) JPA
3 10 (34.48%) Java EE
4 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
5 5 (17.24%) Spring MVC
5 5 (17.24%) jQuery
5 5 (17.24%) Java SE
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 4 (13.79%) EJB
7 3 (10.34%) CSS3
8 2 (6.90%) JSP
8 2 (6.90%) JMS
8 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.45%) J2SE
9 1 (3.45%) LESS
9 1 (3.45%) Struts2
9 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
2 7 (24.14%) MVC
3 3 (10.34%) OO
3 3 (10.34%) Web Development
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) UML
4 2 (6.90%) OOP
4 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Twitter
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
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