The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title 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 Developer
Rank 33 51 80
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 69 44 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.78% 3.68% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.24% 3.84% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 69 42 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 1145 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.55% 95.82% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 848 983 891
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Essex region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Essex

Java Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford +9 24 £41,250 -2.94% 4
Colchester -9 5 £45,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 120 (100.00%) Java
2 85 (70.83%) Spring
3 75 (62.50%) SQL
4 66 (55.00%) Struts
5 62 (51.67%) JPA
6 55 (45.83%) Degree
7 54 (45.00%) J2EE
8 49 (40.83%) Unit Testing
9 48 (40.00%) Computer Science
9 48 (40.00%) JBoss
10 47 (39.17%) SDLC
11 45 (37.50%) Servlets
12 44 (36.67%) Software Engineering
13 42 (35.00%) MVC
14 38 (31.67%) EJB
15 37 (30.83%) JavaBeans
15 37 (30.83%) Hibernate
16 34 (28.33%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (27.50%) Spring MVC
18 30 (25.00%) Java SE
19 26 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (20.00%) Eclipse
20 24 (20.00%) JSP
21 21 (17.50%) E-business
22 19 (15.83%) JavaScript
22 19 (15.83%) Eclipse RCP
23 18 (15.00%) HTML
24 16 (13.33%) Automotive
25 15 (12.50%) Oracle
25 15 (12.50%) CSS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (40.00%) JBoss
2 9 (7.50%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.33%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Intranet
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.00%) MySQL
3 6 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.50%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 19 (15.83%) Eclipse RCP
3 7 (5.83%) Ant
3 7 (5.83%) Maven
4 6 (5.00%) JUnit
5 5 (4.17%) Subversion
5 5 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.50%) Gradle
7 2 (1.67%) Mockito
7 2 (1.67%) jMock
8 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (13.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (70.83%) Spring
2 66 (55.00%) Struts
3 62 (51.67%) JPA
4 54 (45.00%) J2EE
5 45 (37.50%) Servlets
6 38 (31.67%) EJB
7 37 (30.83%) JavaBeans
7 37 (30.83%) Hibernate
8 33 (27.50%) Spring MVC
9 30 (25.00%) Java SE
10 24 (20.00%) JSP
11 18 (15.00%) HTML
12 15 (12.50%) CSS
13 12 (10.00%) Java EE
13 12 (10.00%) jQuery
14 6 (5.00%) Swing
15 4 (3.33%) J2SE
15 4 (3.33%) Ajax
16 3 (2.50%) JMS
17 2 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 34 (28.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) Windows
2 3 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.83%) Unit Testing
2 47 (39.17%) SDLC
3 44 (36.67%) Software Engineering
4 42 (35.00%) MVC
5 26 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (17.50%) E-business
7 12 (10.00%) TDD
8 7 (5.83%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.17%) Open Source
9 5 (4.17%) Document Management
9 5 (4.17%) Workflow
9 5 (4.17%) Validation
9 5 (4.17%) OOP
9 5 (4.17%) OO
10 4 (3.33%) E-Commerce
11 3 (2.50%) Scrum
11 3 (2.50%) Web Development
11 3 (2.50%) Web Application Development
12 2 (1.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (1.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (62.50%) SQL
3 19 (15.83%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (45.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft
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