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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Rank 18 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 80 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.50% 5.35% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.95% 5.51% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 70 57 37
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
894 1143 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.01% 97.03% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 661 882 1004
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +11 35 £52,500 -8.69% 6
Chelmsford -6 12 £35,750 +25.43% 2
Harlow -1 3 £50,000 +14.28%
Saffron Walden -3 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Witham - 3 £45,000 - 1
Braintree -2 1 £47,500 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 96 (72.73%) Degree
3 93 (70.45%) Computer Science
4 85 (64.39%) Oracle
5 82 (62.12%) JBoss
6 74 (56.06%) WebSphere
7 69 (52.27%) Relational Database
8 68 (51.52%) J2EE
9 59 (44.70%) Java EE
10 56 (42.42%) JavaScript
10 56 (42.42%) SQL
11 55 (41.67%) WebLogic
12 53 (40.15%) PL/SQL
12 53 (40.15%) JMS
13 52 (39.39%) Swing
13 52 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
14 50 (37.88%) Hibernate
14 50 (37.88%) CSS
15 46 (34.85%) HTML
16 45 (34.09%) RDBMS
17 44 (33.33%) Ajax
18 43 (32.58%) Spring
18 43 (32.58%) GlassFish
19 41 (31.06%) Maven
20 40 (30.30%) OO
21 38 (28.79%) E-Commerce
21 38 (28.79%) Ant
22 37 (28.03%) OOP
23 35 (26.52%) Software Engineering
24 34 (25.76%) Gradle

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 82 (62.12%) JBoss
2 74 (56.06%) WebSphere
3 55 (41.67%) WebLogic
4 43 (32.58%) GlassFish
5 24 (18.18%) Tomcat
6 21 (15.91%) Apache
7 8 (6.06%) Apache Geronimo
8 3 (2.27%) Apache Pig
8 3 (2.27%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.76%) Mule
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Weka
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) Internet
2 3 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (52.27%) Relational Database
2 45 (34.09%) RDBMS
3 27 (20.45%) Oracle Database
4 23 (17.42%) MySQL
5 21 (15.91%) Big Data
6 19 (14.39%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (10.61%) CouchDB
7 14 (10.61%) MongoDB
7 14 (10.61%) SQL Server
8 13 (9.85%) NoSQL
9 12 (9.09%) Neo4j
10 10 (7.58%) Data Mining
11 3 (2.27%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.52%) JasperReports
13 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.76%) DB2
13 1 (0.76%) Mahout
13 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 41 (31.06%) Maven
2 38 (28.79%) Ant
3 34 (25.76%) Gradle
4 6 (4.55%) JUnit
5 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.52%) Hudson
6 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.76%) jMock
7 1 (0.76%) Mockito
7 1 (0.76%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.76%) TestNG
General
1 17 (12.88%) Automotive
2 4 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (0.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (51.52%) J2EE
2 59 (44.70%) Java EE
3 53 (40.15%) JMS
4 52 (39.39%) Swing
5 50 (37.88%) CSS
5 50 (37.88%) Hibernate
6 46 (34.85%) HTML
7 44 (33.33%) Ajax
8 43 (32.58%) Spring
9 31 (23.48%) Spring MVC
10 25 (18.94%) EJB
11 23 (17.42%) JSP
11 23 (17.42%) Servlets
12 22 (16.67%) Web Services
13 19 (14.39%) JPA
14 17 (12.88%) REST
15 15 (11.36%) SOAP
16 8 (6.06%) FreeMarker
16 8 (6.06%) TopLink
17 7 (5.30%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 93 (70.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.55%) Internet of Things
3 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (1.52%) iPad
4 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.76%) DataPower
4 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.42%) Linux
2 2 (1.52%) Windows
2 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.76%) Android
3 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (30.30%) OO
3 38 (28.79%) E-Commerce
4 37 (28.03%) OOP
5 35 (26.52%) Software Engineering
6 34 (25.76%) MVC
7 19 (14.39%) Open Source
8 10 (7.58%) TDD
9 8 (6.06%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.30%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.30%) SDLC
11 4 (3.03%) Web Development
12 3 (2.27%) E-business
12 3 (2.27%) Integration Testing
13 2 (1.52%) Mathematics
14 1 (0.76%) Data Architecture
14 1 (0.76%) Front End Development
14 1 (0.76%) Scrum
14 1 (0.76%) SOA
14 1 (0.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (42.42%) JavaScript
2 56 (42.42%) SQL
3 53 (40.15%) PL/SQL
4 21 (15.91%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.03%) PHP
6 2 (1.52%) C
6 2 (1.52%) C++
6 2 (1.52%) Perl
6 2 (1.52%) Python
6 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 96 (72.73%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) HDFS
Vendors
1 85 (64.39%) Oracle
2 2 (1.52%) Adobe
2 2 (1.52%) Google
2 2 (1.52%) Tableau
3 1 (0.76%) Alteryx
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Plus benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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