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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 9.57% 8.00% 21.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.57% 14.63% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 26
Average salary £40,000 £22,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -37.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,795
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.94%
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
51 41 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 44.35% 54.67% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 72
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,280 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 20 (55.56%) OO
2 17 (47.22%) .NET
3 13 (36.11%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (27.78%) J2EE
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
4 10 (27.78%) Struts
4 10 (27.78%) Spring
5 9 (25.00%) Automotive
5 9 (25.00%) CRM
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.67%) C++
7 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.67%) JPA
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (13.89%) Drupal
8 5 (13.89%) Struts2
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (13.89%) MVC
8 5 (13.89%) PHP
8 5 (13.89%) VB
8 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
8 5 (13.89%) Web Services
8 5 (13.89%) XML
8 5 (13.89%) CSS
8 5 (13.89%) JSP
8 5 (13.89%) OOP
8 5 (13.89%) JBoss
8 5 (13.89%) SOAP
9 4 (11.11%) EJB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (13.89%) Drupal
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.56%) GlassFish
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.33%) Force.com
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Ant
1 2 (5.56%) Maven
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
1 2 (5.56%) Gradle
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 9 (25.00%) Automotive
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 24 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Programmer
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Web Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Release Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Web Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate
6 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Java Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) J2EE
2 10 (27.78%) Struts
2 10 (27.78%) Spring
3 6 (16.67%) JPA
4 5 (13.89%) Struts2
4 5 (13.89%) SOAP
4 5 (13.89%) Web Services
4 5 (13.89%) XML
4 5 (13.89%) CSS
4 5 (13.89%) JSP
5 4 (11.11%) EJB
5 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 4 (11.11%) Java EE
5 4 (11.11%) Spring MVC
6 2 (5.56%) Visualforce
6 2 (5.56%) Java SE
6 2 (5.56%) Servlets
6 2 (5.56%) JMS
7 1 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) OO
2 9 (25.00%) CRM
3 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (13.89%) OOP
4 5 (13.89%) MVC
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) UML
5 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.56%) Analytics
5 2 (5.56%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) C++
3 5 (13.89%) PHP
3 5 (13.89%) VB
3 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (13.89%) JBoss
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
Chelmsford, Essex
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