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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 23 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 11.56% 14.08% 19.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.56% 27.78% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 29
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £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
90 36 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 45.23% 50.70% 77.85%
Number of salaries quoted 88 30 116
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £26,465
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (41.07%) OO
2 22 (39.29%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (33.93%) J2EE
4 16 (28.57%) SQL
5 15 (26.79%) .NET
6 14 (25.00%) Spring
6 14 (25.00%) JPA
7 11 (19.64%) C++
7 11 (19.64%) Struts
7 11 (19.64%) Web Services
8 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
9 9 (16.07%) C#
9 9 (16.07%) VB.NET
10 8 (14.29%) MVC
10 8 (14.29%) Web Development
10 8 (14.29%) Spring MVC
11 7 (12.50%) Apex Code
11 7 (12.50%) Visualforce
11 7 (12.50%) WinForms
11 7 (12.50%) Java SE
11 7 (12.50%) Servlets
11 7 (12.50%) IIS
11 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 7 (12.50%) EJB
11 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
12 6 (10.71%) Java EE
12 6 (10.71%) SaaS
13 5 (8.93%) CRM
13 5 (8.93%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (12.50%) IIS
1 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Drupal
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Force.com
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 2 (3.57%) Automotive
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (98.21%) Developer
2 36 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 12 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Software Developer
6 10 (17.86%) Consultant
7 8 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (8.93%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Lead Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Java Web Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Java Applications Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Web Applications Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Applications Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com Consultant
12 1 (1.79%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 1 (1.79%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) J2EE
2 15 (26.79%) .NET
3 14 (25.00%) Spring
3 14 (25.00%) JPA
4 11 (19.64%) Struts
4 11 (19.64%) Web Services
5 8 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 7 (12.50%) Visualforce
6 7 (12.50%) WinForms
6 7 (12.50%) Java SE
6 7 (12.50%) Servlets
6 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 7 (12.50%) EJB
7 6 (10.71%) Java EE
8 4 (7.14%) SOAP
8 4 (7.14%) XML
9 3 (5.36%) jQuery
9 3 (5.36%) XSLT
10 2 (3.57%) JSP
10 2 (3.57%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.79%) Social Media
2 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) UNIX
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) OO
2 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
3 8 (14.29%) MVC
3 8 (14.29%) Web Development
4 5 (8.93%) CRM
5 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.79%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.79%) Test Strategy
6 1 (1.79%) Web Application Development
6 1 (1.79%) Analytics
6 1 (1.79%) Automation Testing
6 1 (1.79%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) SQL
2 11 (19.64%) C++
3 9 (16.07%) C#
3 9 (16.07%) VB.NET
4 7 (12.50%) Apex Code
5 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.79%) IBM
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
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