The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 42 25 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 54 110 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.16% 7.98% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 8.26% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 39 103 36
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
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
972 1332 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.84% 96.66% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 689 980 1071
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 10 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +6 27 £67,500 +8.00% 2
Chelmsford -18 7 £24,000 - 1
Saffron Walden - 4 £40,000 -
Harlow -4 1 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (74.16%) Oracle
3 65 (73.03%) Degree
4 64 (71.91%) JBoss
5 62 (69.66%) WebSphere
5 62 (69.66%) Computer Science
5 62 (69.66%) Relational Database
6 55 (61.80%) J2EE
7 48 (53.93%) WebLogic
8 42 (47.19%) SQL
8 42 (47.19%) JavaScript
9 41 (46.07%) JMS
10 40 (44.94%) RDBMS
11 39 (43.82%) PL/SQL
11 39 (43.82%) CSS
11 39 (43.82%) Java EE
12 37 (41.57%) GlassFish
13 35 (39.33%) Ajax
13 35 (39.33%) HTML
14 33 (37.08%) Swing
15 32 (35.96%) Hibernate
16 30 (33.71%) Software Engineering
17 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (30.34%) Maven
19 26 (29.21%) OO
19 26 (29.21%) E-Commerce
20 25 (28.09%) OOP
21 24 (26.97%) Open Source
21 24 (26.97%) Gradle
21 24 (26.97%) Oracle Database

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 64 (71.91%) JBoss
2 62 (69.66%) WebSphere
3 48 (53.93%) WebLogic
4 37 (41.57%) GlassFish
5 17 (19.10%) Tomcat
6 14 (15.73%) Apache
7 3 (3.37%) Mule
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) HTTP
1 4 (4.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (69.66%) Relational Database
2 40 (44.94%) RDBMS
3 24 (26.97%) Oracle Database
4 15 (16.85%) MySQL
5 14 (15.73%) Big Data
5 14 (15.73%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
7 8 (8.99%) CouchDB
7 8 (8.99%) MongoDB
7 8 (8.99%) Neo4j
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (30.34%) Maven
2 24 (26.97%) Ant
2 24 (26.97%) Gradle
3 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.37%) TestNG
4 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (7.87%) Automotive
2 2 (2.25%) Advertising
2 2 (2.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (61.80%) J2EE
2 41 (46.07%) JMS
3 39 (43.82%) CSS
3 39 (43.82%) Java EE
4 35 (39.33%) Ajax
4 35 (39.33%) HTML
5 33 (37.08%) Swing
6 32 (35.96%) Hibernate
7 24 (26.97%) Spring
8 18 (20.22%) JSP
9 17 (19.10%) Web Services
10 16 (17.98%) Spring MVC
11 15 (16.85%) Servlets
12 14 (15.73%) EJB
13 11 (12.36%) REST
13 11 (12.36%) SOAP
14 8 (8.99%) JPA
15 6 (6.74%) FreeMarker
15 6 (6.74%) Struts
15 6 (6.74%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 62 (69.66%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.49%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.12%) DataPower
4 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Android
2 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.71%) Software Engineering
2 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.21%) E-Commerce
3 26 (29.21%) OO
4 25 (28.09%) OOP
5 24 (26.97%) Open Source
6 17 (19.10%) MVC
7 7 (7.87%) SDLC
8 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.37%) Front End Development
9 3 (3.37%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.25%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.12%) Data Architecture
11 1 (1.12%) Document Management
11 1 (1.12%) E-business
11 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (1.12%) TDD
11 1 (1.12%) Validation
11 1 (1.12%) Waterfall
11 1 (1.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (47.19%) JavaScript
2 42 (47.19%) SQL
3 39 (43.82%) PL/SQL
4 14 (15.73%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.25%) C
5 2 (2.25%) C++
5 2 (2.25%) Perl
5 2 (2.25%) PHP
5 2 (2.25%) Python
5 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (73.03%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) SLA
Vendors
1 66 (74.16%) Oracle
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago