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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 56 60 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 46 29 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.72% 2.75% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 2.90% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 1
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
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
1196 1000 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.69% 94.97% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 961 783 711
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +4 27 £35,000 -22.22% 9
Colchester - 1 £22,500 - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 93 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (58.06%) SQL
3 49 (52.69%) Spring
4 47 (50.54%) J2EE
5 45 (48.39%) Struts
6 35 (37.63%) Java SE
6 35 (37.63%) JPA
7 30 (32.26%) MVC
8 28 (30.11%) Spring MVC
9 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
10 25 (26.88%) Unit Testing
11 23 (24.73%) Software Engineering
12 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (22.58%) Automotive
14 17 (18.28%) JBoss
14 17 (18.28%) Degree
15 15 (16.13%) HTML
16 14 (15.05%) JSP
17 13 (13.98%) Hibernate
17 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
17 13 (13.98%) Web Development
17 13 (13.98%) Java EE
17 13 (13.98%) Open Source
18 10 (10.75%) Computer Science
18 10 (10.75%) Oracle
19 9 (9.68%) Servlets
19 9 (9.68%) JUnit
19 9 (9.68%) CSS
19 9 (9.68%) Web Application Development
19 9 (9.68%) Mobile App

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (18.28%) JBoss
2 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.08%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.30%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) JUnit
2 5 (5.38%) jMock
2 5 (5.38%) Mockito
3 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.15%) Subversion
3 2 (2.15%) Maven
4 1 (1.08%) Ant
4 1 (1.08%) Gradle
General
1 21 (22.58%) Automotive
2 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (52.69%) Spring
2 47 (50.54%) J2EE
3 45 (48.39%) Struts
4 35 (37.63%) Java SE
4 35 (37.63%) JPA
5 28 (30.11%) Spring MVC
6 15 (16.13%) HTML
7 14 (15.05%) JSP
8 13 (13.98%) Hibernate
8 13 (13.98%) Java EE
9 9 (9.68%) Servlets
9 9 (9.68%) CSS
10 7 (7.53%) jQuery
11 6 (6.45%) EJB
12 5 (5.38%) J2SE
13 4 (4.30%) JavaBeans
14 3 (3.23%) Swing
14 3 (3.23%) XML
15 2 (2.15%) Web Services
16 1 (1.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.98%) Open Source
3 10 (10.75%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.68%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.08%) LIMS
5 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.45%) Windows
1 6 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.26%) MVC
2 25 (26.88%) Unit Testing
3 23 (24.73%) Software Engineering
4 13 (13.98%) Web Development
5 9 (9.68%) Web Application Development
5 9 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.60%) E-business
7 7 (7.53%) TDD
8 5 (5.38%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.15%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.15%) OO
10 1 (1.08%) OOP
10 1 (1.08%) Change Control
10 1 (1.08%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (58.06%) SQL
3 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.23%) Perl
4 3 (3.23%) PHP
4 3 (3.23%) Python
5 2 (2.15%) Groovy
6 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.75%) Oracle
3 4 (4.30%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.08%) Twitter
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
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Colchester
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Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
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Posted: 13 days ago
Chelmsford
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Posted: 15 days ago
Chelmsford
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Posted: 17 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Chelmsford
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Essex
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Posted: 26 days ago