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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 54 60 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 45 45 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.51% 3.22% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 3.37% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 5
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1235 1334 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.41% 95.42% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 1074 832
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +9 26 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Colchester -4 3 £45,000 -
Brentwood -18 1 - -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 94 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (63.83%) SQL
3 55 (58.51%) Spring
4 53 (56.38%) J2EE
5 49 (52.13%) Struts
6 39 (41.49%) JPA
7 32 (34.04%) MVC
8 30 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (31.91%) Java SE
9 29 (30.85%) Spring MVC
9 29 (30.85%) Software Engineering
10 28 (29.79%) Unit Testing
11 26 (27.66%) Degree
12 25 (26.60%) JavaScript
13 22 (23.40%) HTML
13 22 (23.40%) JSP
14 19 (20.21%) Computer Science
15 17 (18.09%) Servlets
15 17 (18.09%) JBoss
15 17 (18.09%) Automotive
15 17 (18.09%) Hibernate
16 15 (15.96%) CSS
17 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
18 12 (12.77%) Web Development
19 11 (11.70%) E-business
19 11 (11.70%) Java EE
19 11 (11.70%) EJB
20 10 (10.64%) JUnit
20 10 (10.64%) Oracle
20 10 (10.64%) jQuery

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (18.09%) JBoss
2 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.13%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.19%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) JUnit
2 6 (6.38%) jMock
2 6 (6.38%) Mockito
3 5 (5.32%) Maven
4 4 (4.26%) Ant
5 2 (2.13%) Subversion
5 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.06%) Gradle
6 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (18.09%) Automotive
2 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (58.51%) Spring
2 53 (56.38%) J2EE
3 49 (52.13%) Struts
4 39 (41.49%) JPA
5 30 (31.91%) Java SE
6 29 (30.85%) Spring MVC
7 22 (23.40%) HTML
7 22 (23.40%) JSP
8 17 (18.09%) Servlets
8 17 (18.09%) Hibernate
9 15 (15.96%) CSS
10 11 (11.70%) EJB
10 11 (11.70%) Java EE
11 10 (10.64%) jQuery
12 9 (9.57%) JavaBeans
13 6 (6.38%) J2SE
14 4 (4.26%) Swing
15 2 (2.13%) Ajax
15 2 (2.13%) Web Services
15 2 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (20.21%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.64%) Open Source
4 8 (8.51%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.06%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Windows
2 7 (7.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.04%) MVC
2 29 (30.85%) Software Engineering
3 28 (29.79%) Unit Testing
4 12 (12.77%) Web Development
5 11 (11.70%) E-business
6 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.57%) Web Application Development
8 8 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.45%) TDD
10 3 (3.19%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.06%) Project Management
11 1 (1.06%) OOP
11 1 (1.06%) OO
11 1 (1.06%) Workflow
11 1 (1.06%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (63.83%) SQL
3 25 (26.60%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.19%) Perl
4 3 (3.19%) PHP
4 3 (3.19%) Python
5 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (27.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.64%) Oracle
3 6 (6.38%) Business Objects
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