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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 57 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 43 36 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.45% 2.89% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 3.03% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 2
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
1197 1188 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.91% 95.50% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 965 947 771
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,755 £60,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +8 23 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Colchester - 2 £33,750 -
Brentwood -14 1 - - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 89 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (59.55%) SQL
3 49 (55.06%) J2EE
3 49 (55.06%) Spring
4 46 (51.69%) Struts
5 34 (38.20%) JPA
6 30 (33.71%) Java SE
7 28 (31.46%) Software Engineering
7 28 (31.46%) MVC
8 26 (29.21%) Spring MVC
8 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
9 25 (28.09%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (26.97%) JavaScript
11 21 (23.60%) Degree
12 17 (19.10%) HTML
12 17 (19.10%) Automotive
13 16 (17.98%) JBoss
14 15 (16.85%) JSP
15 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
15 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
16 13 (14.61%) Hibernate
16 13 (14.61%) Java EE
16 13 (14.61%) Web Development
17 12 (13.48%) Servlets
18 11 (12.36%) CSS
18 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (12.36%) Open Source
19 10 (11.24%) Web Application Development
20 9 (10.11%) Mobile App
20 9 (10.11%) Mobile Application Development

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (17.98%) JBoss
2 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.49%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) JUnit
2 5 (5.62%) jMock
2 5 (5.62%) Mockito
3 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.25%) Subversion
3 2 (2.25%) Maven
4 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.12%) Ant
General
1 17 (19.10%) Automotive
2 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (55.06%) J2EE
1 49 (55.06%) Spring
2 46 (51.69%) Struts
3 34 (38.20%) JPA
4 30 (33.71%) Java SE
5 26 (29.21%) Spring MVC
6 17 (19.10%) HTML
7 15 (16.85%) JSP
8 13 (14.61%) Hibernate
8 13 (14.61%) Java EE
9 12 (13.48%) Servlets
10 11 (12.36%) CSS
11 9 (10.11%) EJB
12 8 (8.99%) jQuery
13 4 (4.49%) J2SE
13 4 (4.49%) JavaBeans
13 4 (4.49%) XML
14 3 (3.37%) Swing
14 3 (3.37%) Web Services
15 1 (1.12%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.09%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.36%) Open Source
4 9 (10.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.12%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Windows
1 6 (6.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) MVC
1 28 (31.46%) Software Engineering
2 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
3 13 (14.61%) Web Development
4 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.24%) Web Application Development
6 9 (10.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (10.11%) E-business
7 8 (8.99%) TDD
8 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.25%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.12%) Change Control
10 1 (1.12%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (59.55%) SQL
3 24 (26.97%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.37%) Perl
4 3 (3.37%) PHP
4 3 (3.37%) Python
5 2 (2.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 21 (23.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.99%) Oracle
3 4 (4.49%) Business Objects
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