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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 14.56% 21.67% 16.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.91% 44.07% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 13
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%
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
47 59 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 45.63% 49.17% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 41 53 38
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £30,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (43.75%) OO
2 11 (34.38%) .NET
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) J2EE
4 9 (28.13%) Struts
4 9 (28.13%) JBoss
4 9 (28.13%) Spring
5 7 (21.88%) Automotive
5 7 (21.88%) CSS
5 7 (21.88%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.88%) Java EE
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 5 (15.63%) JSP
7 5 (15.63%) OOP
7 5 (15.63%) JPA
7 5 (15.63%) Struts2
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (12.50%) Drupal
8 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 4 (12.50%) MVC
8 4 (12.50%) SOAP
8 4 (12.50%) CRM
8 4 (12.50%) Web Services
8 4 (12.50%) XML
8 4 (12.50%) VB
8 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 4 (12.50%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 9 (28.13%) JBoss
2 4 (12.50%) Drupal
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.25%) GlassFish
4 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.38%) Force.com
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Gradle
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
1 2 (6.25%) Maven
1 2 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 7 (21.88%) Automotive
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Programmer
5 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Release Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Web Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Web Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate
7 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) J2EE
2 9 (28.13%) Struts
2 9 (28.13%) Spring
3 7 (21.88%) CSS
3 7 (21.88%) Java EE
4 5 (15.63%) JSP
4 5 (15.63%) JPA
4 5 (15.63%) Struts2
5 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 4 (12.50%) SOAP
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
5 4 (12.50%) XML
6 3 (9.38%) HTML
6 3 (9.38%) jQuery
6 3 (9.38%) Spring MVC
6 3 (9.38%) Java SE
6 3 (9.38%) CSS3
7 2 (6.25%) Visualforce
7 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) OO
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
3 5 (15.63%) OOP
4 4 (12.50%) MVC
4 4 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) UML
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) VB
2 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 4 (12.50%) C++
2 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) Apex Code
4 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.25%) Twitter
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
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