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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 39 49 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 61 60 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.00% 4.23% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.28% 4.41% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 60 58 9
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,650 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.05% +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
1155 1362 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.75% 96.12% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1138 844
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +11 35 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Colchester +1 8 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (66.36%) SQL
3 67 (62.62%) Spring
4 57 (53.27%) Struts
5 54 (50.47%) J2EE
6 52 (48.60%) JPA
7 45 (42.06%) MVC
8 43 (40.19%) Unit Testing
9 41 (38.32%) Degree
10 39 (36.45%) SDLC
11 38 (35.51%) Spring MVC
12 36 (33.64%) Java SE
12 36 (33.64%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (32.71%) Software Engineering
14 33 (30.84%) Computer Science
15 31 (28.97%) Servlets
16 27 (25.23%) HTML
16 27 (25.23%) JBoss
17 26 (24.30%) JSP
18 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
19 23 (21.50%) Hibernate
20 22 (20.56%) EJB
21 21 (19.63%) CSS
22 18 (16.82%) JavaBeans
23 15 (14.02%) E-business
23 15 (14.02%) Automotive
24 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
25 11 (10.28%) Oracle
25 11 (10.28%) Java EE
25 11 (10.28%) jQuery

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 27 (25.23%) JBoss
2 9 (8.41%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.74%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.54%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
1 7 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.61%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.61%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.80%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.48%) JUnit
1 8 (7.48%) Eclipse
2 7 (6.54%) Ant
2 7 (6.54%) Maven
3 6 (5.61%) jMock
3 6 (5.61%) Mockito
4 5 (4.67%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.80%) Gradle
6 2 (1.87%) Subversion
7 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (14.02%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (62.62%) Spring
2 57 (53.27%) Struts
3 54 (50.47%) J2EE
4 52 (48.60%) JPA
5 38 (35.51%) Spring MVC
6 36 (33.64%) Java SE
7 31 (28.97%) Servlets
8 27 (25.23%) HTML
9 26 (24.30%) JSP
10 23 (21.50%) Hibernate
11 22 (20.56%) EJB
12 21 (19.63%) CSS
13 18 (16.82%) JavaBeans
14 11 (10.28%) Java EE
14 11 (10.28%) jQuery
15 7 (6.54%) J2SE
16 6 (5.61%) Swing
17 4 (3.74%) Ajax
18 3 (2.80%) JMS
19 2 (1.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.64%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (30.84%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.06%) MVC
2 43 (40.19%) Unit Testing
3 39 (36.45%) SDLC
4 35 (32.71%) Software Engineering
5 15 (14.02%) E-business
6 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (8.41%) Open Source
8 8 (7.48%) TDD
9 7 (6.54%) Web Application Development
9 7 (6.54%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.61%) Web Development
10 6 (5.61%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (3.74%) OOP
11 4 (3.74%) OO
11 4 (3.74%) E-Commerce
12 3 (2.80%) Workflow
13 2 (1.87%) Project Management
14 1 (0.93%) Technical Architecture
14 1 (0.93%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (66.36%) SQL
3 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.61%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.87%) Python
5 2 (1.87%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (38.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (10.28%) Oracle
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.54%) Business Objects
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