The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 14 2 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 9.52% 2.74% 22.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.44% 4.76% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 31
Average salary £40,000 £21,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -38.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £21,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 42 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 48.98% 57.53% 64.44%
Number of salaries quoted 69 38 87
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 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Essex

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 1 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 1 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 22 (53.66%) OO
2 20 (48.78%) .NET
3 15 (36.59%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) Struts
5 11 (26.83%) Spring
6 10 (24.39%) J2EE
7 9 (21.95%) CRM
7 9 (21.95%) Automotive
8 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.07%) VB.NET
9 7 (17.07%) C++
9 7 (17.07%) JPA
10 6 (14.63%) Struts2
10 6 (14.63%) PHP
10 6 (14.63%) C#
10 6 (14.63%) Web Services
10 6 (14.63%) JSP
10 6 (14.63%) OOP
11 5 (12.20%) MVC
11 5 (12.20%) SOAP
11 5 (12.20%) XML
11 5 (12.20%) VB
11 5 (12.20%) CSS
11 5 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (12.20%) Drupal
11 5 (12.20%) Spring MVC
11 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (9.76%) Force.com

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (12.20%) Drupal
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (9.76%) Force.com
2 4 (9.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Selenium
1 2 (4.88%) Maven
1 2 (4.88%) Gradle
1 2 (4.88%) Ant
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (21.95%) Automotive
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 26 (63.41%) Java Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Web Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Release Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Programmer
6 3 (7.32%) Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Java Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) .NET
2 12 (29.27%) Struts
3 11 (26.83%) Spring
4 10 (24.39%) J2EE
5 7 (17.07%) JPA
6 6 (14.63%) Struts2
6 6 (14.63%) Web Services
6 6 (14.63%) JSP
7 5 (12.20%) SOAP
7 5 (12.20%) XML
7 5 (12.20%) CSS
7 5 (12.20%) Spring MVC
8 4 (9.76%) EJB
8 4 (9.76%) Servlets
9 3 (7.32%) Visualforce
9 3 (7.32%) Java SE
10 2 (4.88%) Java EE
10 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
10 2 (4.88%) JMS
11 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) OO
2 9 (21.95%) CRM
3 6 (14.63%) OOP
4 5 (12.20%) MVC
5 2 (4.88%) Automation Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.88%) Web Development
5 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
5 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.88%) Analytics
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.88%) Scrum
5 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.44%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) VB.NET
2 7 (17.07%) C++
3 6 (14.63%) PHP
3 6 (14.63%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) VB
5 3 (7.32%) Apex Code
6 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.88%) IBM
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft