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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 31 41 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 69 47 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.46% 4.29% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 4.48% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 69 42 11
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
1147 1048 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 90.82% 95.62% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 872 859 851
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 +2 22 £39,250 -1.87% 3
Colchester -13 3 £38,500 -12.00% 1
Braintree -4 1 £40,000 -
Harlow - 1 £37,500 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Java
2 91 (71.65%) Spring
3 73 (57.48%) SQL
4 63 (49.61%) Degree
5 62 (48.82%) JPA
5 62 (48.82%) Struts
6 57 (44.88%) J2EE
7 56 (44.09%) JBoss
7 56 (44.09%) Computer Science
8 55 (43.31%) Unit Testing
9 50 (39.37%) Hibernate
10 48 (37.80%) SDLC
11 47 (37.01%) Servlets
12 46 (36.22%) MVC
13 45 (35.43%) EJB
13 45 (35.43%) Software Engineering
14 41 (32.28%) JavaBeans
15 31 (24.41%) Eclipse
15 31 (24.41%) Spring MVC
16 30 (23.62%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (23.62%) Java SE
17 27 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
18 25 (19.69%) Eclipse RCP
19 20 (15.75%) Automotive
19 20 (15.75%) JSP
20 19 (14.96%) JavaScript
21 18 (14.17%) HTML
22 17 (13.39%) E-business
23 16 (12.60%) Oracle
24 15 (11.81%) Java EE

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 56 (44.09%) JBoss
2 10 (7.87%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.72%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.15%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.79%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Intranet
1 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.87%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.72%) MySQL
3 6 (4.72%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.72%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.36%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (24.41%) Eclipse
2 25 (19.69%) Eclipse RCP
3 12 (9.45%) JUnit
4 9 (7.09%) Maven
5 8 (6.30%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.30%) Subversion
6 7 (5.51%) Ant
7 3 (2.36%) Gradle
8 2 (1.57%) Mockito
8 2 (1.57%) jMock
8 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.79%) PROIV
9 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (15.75%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (71.65%) Spring
2 62 (48.82%) JPA
2 62 (48.82%) Struts
3 57 (44.88%) J2EE
4 50 (39.37%) Hibernate
5 47 (37.01%) Servlets
6 45 (35.43%) EJB
7 41 (32.28%) JavaBeans
8 31 (24.41%) Spring MVC
9 30 (23.62%) Java SE
10 20 (15.75%) JSP
11 18 (14.17%) HTML
12 15 (11.81%) Java EE
13 14 (11.02%) CSS
14 13 (10.24%) jQuery
15 8 (6.30%) Swing
16 5 (3.94%) Ajax
16 5 (3.94%) JMS
17 3 (2.36%) J2SE
17 3 (2.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (44.09%) Computer Science
2 27 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.36%) Windows
1 3 (2.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (43.31%) Unit Testing
2 48 (37.80%) SDLC
3 46 (36.22%) MVC
4 45 (35.43%) Software Engineering
5 30 (23.62%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (13.39%) E-business
7 15 (11.81%) TDD
8 8 (6.30%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.51%) OO
10 6 (4.72%) Workflow
11 5 (3.94%) Validation
11 5 (3.94%) Document Management
11 5 (3.94%) OOP
11 5 (3.94%) Open Source
12 4 (3.15%) E-Commerce
13 3 (2.36%) Scrum
13 3 (2.36%) Web Development
13 3 (2.36%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (2.36%) Web Application Development
14 2 (1.57%) Loose Coupling
Programming Languages
1 127 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (57.48%) SQL
3 19 (14.96%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.79%) Perl
5 1 (0.79%) C
5 1 (0.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 63 (49.61%) Degree
2 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (12.60%) Oracle
2 4 (3.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.57%) Google
4 1 (0.79%) IBM
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