The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 46 81 64
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 51 10 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.12% 0.93% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 0.97% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 49 9 31
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1184 1031 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.56% 96.27% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 873 1023
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Java Developer
East of England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
Colchester - 14 £45,000 - 2
Chelmsford - 12 £45,000 -
Witham +4 6 £39,250 -21.50% 1
Brentwood - 3 £37,500 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 95 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (62.11%) J2EE
3 41 (43.16%) Automotive
4 37 (38.95%) OO
5 33 (34.74%) Java SE
6 32 (33.68%) JavaScript
7 31 (32.63%) SQL
8 30 (31.58%) Hibernate
9 29 (30.53%) JBoss
10 25 (26.32%) Oracle
11 23 (24.21%) .NET
11 23 (24.21%) Struts
12 22 (23.16%) PL/SQL
12 22 (23.16%) WebSphere
12 22 (23.16%) Spring
13 21 (22.11%) WebLogic
13 21 (22.11%) OOP
13 21 (22.11%) JMS
14 20 (21.05%) GlassFish
15 19 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (18.95%) Degree
16 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
17 17 (17.89%) Ant
17 17 (17.89%) Data Mining
17 17 (17.89%) NoSQL
17 17 (17.89%) Gradle
17 17 (17.89%) Maven
18 16 (16.84%) JPA
18 16 (16.84%) E-Commerce
18 16 (16.84%) Salesforce.com

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 22 (23.16%) WebSphere
2 21 (22.11%) WebLogic
3 20 (21.05%) GlassFish
4 5 (5.26%) Drupal
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (7.37%) Force.com
3 3 (3.16%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.89%) Data Mining
2 17 (17.89%) NoSQL
3 14 (14.74%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.58%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (17.89%) Ant
1 17 (17.89%) Maven
1 17 (17.89%) Gradle
2 3 (3.16%) JUnit
2 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.11%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 41 (43.16%) Automotive
2 6 (6.32%) Finance
3 2 (2.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (62.11%) J2EE
2 33 (34.74%) Java SE
3 30 (31.58%) Hibernate
4 23 (24.21%) .NET
4 23 (24.21%) Struts
5 22 (23.16%) Spring
6 21 (22.11%) JMS
7 16 (16.84%) JPA
7 16 (16.84%) CSS
8 15 (15.79%) Swing
9 13 (13.68%) Spring MVC
10 12 (12.63%) XML
10 12 (12.63%) Servlets
10 12 (12.63%) EJB
11 11 (11.58%) HTML
11 11 (11.58%) Web Services
11 11 (11.58%) Ajax
12 9 (9.47%) Java EE
13 7 (7.37%) Struts2
13 7 (7.37%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.42%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.05%) UNIX
2 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.95%) OO
2 21 (22.11%) OOP
3 19 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (16.84%) E-Commerce
5 14 (14.74%) MVC
6 13 (13.68%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.58%) CRM
7 11 (11.58%) Project Management
8 7 (7.37%) Service Management
9 5 (5.26%) OOD
9 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.16%) SOA
10 3 (3.16%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.16%) BPEL
11 1 (1.05%) Logistics
11 1 (1.05%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.05%) TDD
11 1 (1.05%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 95 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (33.68%) JavaScript
3 31 (32.63%) SQL
4 22 (23.16%) PL/SQL
5 11 (11.58%) PHP
6 7 (7.37%) C#
6 7 (7.37%) Apex Code
7 5 (5.26%) VB
7 5 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.26%) C++
8 4 (4.21%) Perl
8 4 (4.21%) Python
8 4 (4.21%) Jython
9 1 (1.05%) Groovy
9 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (30.53%) JBoss
2 25 (26.32%) Oracle
3 16 (16.84%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.11%) SAP
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.11%) JD Edwards
Witham, Essex
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
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Posted: 16 days ago