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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 24 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 13.19% 11.76% 8.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.43% 26.09% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 3
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,800 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £42,250 £32,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
74 46 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 40.66% 45.10% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 71 41 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £45,280
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 3 September 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 33 (57.89%) Spring
2 32 (56.14%) MVC
3 31 (54.39%) SQL
4 29 (50.88%) Struts
5 26 (45.61%) J2EE
6 25 (43.86%) JPA
7 24 (42.11%) Spring MVC
8 21 (36.84%) Unit Testing
9 20 (35.09%) Java SE
9 20 (35.09%) Servlets
10 19 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (31.58%) JSP
11 18 (31.58%) Degree
12 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (26.32%) SDLC
14 13 (22.81%) Hibernate
14 13 (22.81%) JBoss
14 13 (22.81%) EJB
14 13 (22.81%) JavaBeans
15 12 (21.05%) Automotive
16 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
16 10 (17.54%) Java EE
17 9 (15.79%) jQuery
17 9 (15.79%) TDD
17 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
17 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
18 8 (14.04%) HTML
19 6 (10.53%) CSS
20 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
20 5 (8.77%) Document Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (22.81%) JBoss
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Intranet
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
1 4 (7.02%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) jMock
3 1 (1.75%) TestNG
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Mockito
3 1 (1.75%) Gradle
3 1 (1.75%) Ant
3 1 (1.75%) JUnit
General
1 12 (21.05%) Automotive
2 1 (1.75%) Legal
2 1 (1.75%) Back Office
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (96.49%) Developer
2 54 (94.74%) Java Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Graduate
3 14 (24.56%) Graduate Developer
4 13 (22.81%) Graduate Java Developer
5 12 (21.05%) Java Programmer
5 12 (21.05%) Programmer
6 11 (19.30%) Senior Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (17.54%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Analyst
9 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Software Programmer
9 5 (8.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Graduate Programmer
9 5 (8.77%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (57.89%) Spring
2 29 (50.88%) Struts
3 26 (45.61%) J2EE
4 25 (43.86%) JPA
5 24 (42.11%) Spring MVC
6 20 (35.09%) Java SE
6 20 (35.09%) Servlets
7 18 (31.58%) JSP
8 13 (22.81%) EJB
8 13 (22.81%) JavaBeans
8 13 (22.81%) Hibernate
9 10 (17.54%) Java EE
10 9 (15.79%) jQuery
11 8 (14.04%) HTML
12 6 (10.53%) CSS
13 3 (5.26%) J2SE
14 1 (1.75%) JMS
14 1 (1.75%) XML
14 1 (1.75%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) MVC
2 21 (36.84%) Unit Testing
3 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (26.32%) SDLC
5 9 (15.79%) TDD
5 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.77%) Document Management
6 5 (8.77%) Validation
7 3 (5.26%) E-business
8 2 (3.51%) Web Development
8 2 (3.51%) Analytics
9 1 (1.75%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.75%) Open Source
9 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.75%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.75%) Scrum
9 1 (1.75%) ITIL
9 1 (1.75%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
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