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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 36 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 20.93% 13.46% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.29% 26.92% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 1
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +1.74%
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
102 78 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 59.30% 50.00% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 97 76 32
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (58.18%) SQL
2 31 (56.36%) MVC
2 31 (56.36%) Spring
3 30 (54.55%) Struts
4 26 (47.27%) JPA
5 25 (45.45%) Spring MVC
6 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
6 23 (41.82%) JSP
6 23 (41.82%) J2EE
7 21 (38.18%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (38.18%) SDLC
8 20 (36.36%) Java SE
8 20 (36.36%) Servlets
9 17 (30.91%) Degree
10 15 (27.27%) JavaBeans
11 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
12 11 (20.00%) EJB
12 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 11 (20.00%) jQuery
12 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 10 (18.18%) HTML
14 9 (16.36%) CSS
14 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
15 8 (14.55%) JBoss
16 6 (10.91%) TDD
16 6 (10.91%) Java EE
17 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (9.09%) J2SE
17 5 (9.09%) Windows

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (14.55%) JBoss
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Intranet
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) jMock
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) Mockito
2 1 (1.82%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (1.82%) Gradle
2 1 (1.82%) Ant
General
1 4 (7.27%) Automotive
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
2 1 (1.82%) Back Office
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (98.18%) Developer
1 54 (98.18%) Java Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Graduate
2 13 (23.64%) Graduate Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Graduate Java Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Mid-Level Java Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Java Programmer
4 9 (16.36%) Programmer
5 6 (10.91%) Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Graduate Programmer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Programmer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) Spring
2 30 (54.55%) Struts
3 26 (47.27%) JPA
4 25 (45.45%) Spring MVC
5 23 (41.82%) J2EE
5 23 (41.82%) JSP
6 20 (36.36%) Servlets
6 20 (36.36%) Java SE
7 15 (27.27%) JavaBeans
8 11 (20.00%) jQuery
8 11 (20.00%) EJB
9 10 (18.18%) HTML
10 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
10 9 (16.36%) CSS
11 6 (10.91%) Java EE
12 5 (9.09%) J2SE
13 1 (1.82%) JMS
13 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) MVC
2 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
3 21 (38.18%) SDLC
4 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.91%) TDD
6 2 (3.64%) Document Management
6 2 (3.64%) Validation
6 2 (3.64%) E-business
6 2 (3.64%) Analytics
7 1 (1.82%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.82%) Open Source
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.82%) Web Application Development
7 1 (1.82%) Scrum
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL
7 1 (1.82%) Service Management
7 1 (1.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) SQL
2 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
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