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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 26 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 15.03% 10.07% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.95% 20.83% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 1
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +91.86%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
84 72 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 48.55% 48.32% 57.53%
Number of salaries quoted 79 69 39
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,650 £60,000
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 31 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 31 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 33 (57.89%) SQL
1 33 (57.89%) Spring
2 31 (54.39%) Struts
2 31 (54.39%) MVC
3 26 (45.61%) Spring MVC
3 26 (45.61%) JPA
4 24 (42.11%) J2EE
5 22 (38.60%) JSP
5 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (35.09%) Unit Testing
6 20 (35.09%) Java SE
7 19 (33.33%) Servlets
8 18 (31.58%) SDLC
9 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (28.07%) Degree
10 15 (26.32%) JavaBeans
11 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
12 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
12 11 (19.30%) JBoss
13 10 (17.54%) EJB
13 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
13 10 (17.54%) jQuery
14 9 (15.79%) TDD
14 9 (15.79%) HTML
15 8 (14.04%) Hibernate
16 7 (12.28%) Automotive
16 7 (12.28%) CSS
16 7 (12.28%) Java EE
17 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
18 5 (8.77%) Validation

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 11 (19.30%) 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
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Intranet
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Ant
1 1 (1.75%) JUnit
1 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.75%) Subversion
1 1 (1.75%) Maven
1 1 (1.75%) jMock
1 1 (1.75%) Mockito
1 1 (1.75%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (1.75%) Gradle
General
1 7 (12.28%) Automotive
2 1 (1.75%) Legal
2 1 (1.75%) Back Office
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (96.49%) Developer
1 55 (96.49%) Java Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Graduate
2 11 (19.30%) Senior Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Senior Java Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Graduate Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Graduate Java Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Mid-Level Java Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Programmer
3 10 (17.54%) Java Programmer
4 9 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Software Programmer
7 3 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Graduate Programmer
7 3 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Graduate Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (57.89%) Spring
2 31 (54.39%) Struts
3 26 (45.61%) Spring MVC
3 26 (45.61%) JPA
4 24 (42.11%) J2EE
5 22 (38.60%) JSP
6 20 (35.09%) Java SE
7 19 (33.33%) Servlets
8 15 (26.32%) JavaBeans
9 10 (17.54%) jQuery
9 10 (17.54%) EJB
10 9 (15.79%) HTML
11 8 (14.04%) Hibernate
12 7 (12.28%) Java EE
12 7 (12.28%) CSS
13 4 (7.02%) J2SE
14 1 (1.75%) JMS
14 1 (1.75%) Web Services
14 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) MVC
2 20 (35.09%) Unit Testing
3 18 (31.58%) SDLC
4 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 9 (15.79%) TDD
7 5 (8.77%) Document Management
7 5 (8.77%) Validation
8 3 (5.26%) E-business
9 2 (3.51%) Web Development
9 2 (3.51%) Analytics
10 1 (1.75%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.75%) Open Source
10 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.75%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.75%) Scrum
10 1 (1.75%) ITIL
10 1 (1.75%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) 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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