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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 58 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 43 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.15% 3.31% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 3.47% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 24
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1303 1008 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.39% 95.18% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 759 729
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £26,367 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -1 17 £46,250 -7.50% 8
Colchester +4 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 96 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (52.08%) J2EE
3 41 (42.71%) Java SE
4 36 (37.50%) JBoss
5 34 (35.42%) Automotive
6 32 (33.33%) Spring
7 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
7 31 (32.29%) SQL
8 26 (27.08%) Oracle
9 25 (26.04%) Struts
9 25 (26.04%) Hibernate
10 24 (25.00%) MVC
11 21 (21.88%) Java EE
12 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
13 19 (19.79%) PL/SQL
13 19 (19.79%) Ant
13 19 (19.79%) Maven
13 19 (19.79%) Unit Testing
13 19 (19.79%) JPA
14 18 (18.75%) WebLogic
14 18 (18.75%) JMS
14 18 (18.75%) Data Mining
14 18 (18.75%) WebSphere
14 18 (18.75%) GlassFish
14 18 (18.75%) NoSQL
14 18 (18.75%) Gradle
15 16 (16.67%) RDBMS
15 16 (16.67%) Spring MVC
15 16 (16.67%) Relational Database
16 15 (15.63%) Degree

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 36 (37.50%) JBoss
2 18 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 18 (18.75%) GlassFish
2 18 (18.75%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.13%) Mule
4 1 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.75%) Data Mining
2 18 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 16 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 16 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.04%) MySQL
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (19.79%) Ant
1 19 (19.79%) Maven
2 18 (18.75%) Gradle
3 7 (7.29%) JUnit
4 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.13%) Subversion
5 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (35.42%) Automotive
2 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.08%) Finance
4 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.04%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (52.08%) J2EE
2 41 (42.71%) Java SE
3 32 (33.33%) Spring
4 25 (26.04%) Struts
4 25 (26.04%) Hibernate
5 21 (21.88%) Java EE
6 19 (19.79%) JPA
7 18 (18.75%) JMS
8 16 (16.67%) Spring MVC
9 10 (10.42%) HTML
10 9 (9.38%) Web Services
10 9 (9.38%) CSS
11 7 (7.29%) EJB
11 7 (7.29%) Swing
12 6 (6.25%) XML
12 6 (6.25%) Servlets
12 6 (6.25%) Ajax
13 4 (4.17%) JSP
13 4 (4.17%) J2SE
14 3 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Open Source
2 10 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.04%) LIMS
6 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) Windows
1 3 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) MVC
2 19 (19.79%) Unit Testing
3 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 12 (12.50%) OO
5 10 (10.42%) OOP
6 9 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 9 (9.38%) Web Development
7 7 (7.29%) Project Management
8 4 (4.17%) Web Application Development
8 4 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.13%) SOA
10 2 (2.08%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (2.08%) UML
10 2 (2.08%) TDD
11 1 (1.04%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (1.04%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.04%) Waterfall
11 1 (1.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
2 31 (32.29%) SQL
3 19 (19.79%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.13%) PHP
5 2 (2.08%) Groovy
5 2 (2.08%) Python
5 2 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (1.04%) C
6 1 (1.04%) C++
6 1 (1.04%) XQuery
6 1 (1.04%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (15.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) Oracle
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.04%) AccuRev
3 1 (1.04%) Twitter
3 1 (1.04%) Business Objects
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