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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 54 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 44 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.37% 4.14% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.51% 4.23% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 53
Average salary £53,750 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
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
976 1276 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.92% 97.78% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1038 1105
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +19 28 £57,500 +27.77%
Saffron Walden -2 5 £47,500 +5.55%
Wickford - 2 £32,500 - 2
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Java
2 83 (63.85%) Degree
3 82 (63.08%) Computer Science
4 75 (57.69%) J2EE
5 65 (50.00%) Oracle
6 62 (47.69%) JBoss
7 61 (46.92%) Software Engineering
8 56 (43.08%) JavaScript
9 52 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (39.23%) SQL
10 51 (39.23%) Swing
11 50 (38.46%) PL/SQL
12 49 (37.69%) HTML
13 47 (36.15%) Spring
13 47 (36.15%) Relational Database
14 46 (35.38%) CSS
15 42 (32.31%) OO
16 40 (30.77%) SQL Server
17 39 (30.00%) Ajax
18 38 (29.23%) Hibernate
19 37 (28.46%) E-Commerce
20 36 (27.69%) OOP
21 35 (26.92%) Oracle Database
22 34 (26.15%) Open Source
23 32 (24.62%) WebSphere
23 32 (24.62%) WebLogic
24 30 (23.08%) RDBMS
25 20 (15.38%) MVC
26 19 (14.62%) SDLC
27 17 (13.08%) JPA

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 62 (47.69%) JBoss
2 32 (24.62%) WebLogic
2 32 (24.62%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.38%) GlassFish
4 5 (3.85%) Apache
5 3 (2.31%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.77%) Node.js
7 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.54%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (36.15%) Relational Database
2 40 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 35 (26.92%) Oracle Database
4 30 (23.08%) RDBMS
5 13 (10.00%) MySQL
6 9 (6.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (6.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (6.92%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (4.62%) Big Data
8 5 (3.85%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.85%) Neo4j
8 5 (3.85%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.31%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.54%) Datomic
Development Applications
1 14 (10.77%) Maven
2 12 (9.23%) Eclipse
3 10 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.92%) JUnit
4 9 (6.92%) NetBeans
5 8 (6.15%) Eclipse RCP
6 6 (4.62%) Gradle
6 6 (4.62%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.08%) Ant
8 2 (1.54%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.54%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.54%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 15 (11.54%) Automotive
2 14 (10.77%) Finance
3 3 (2.31%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.31%) Marketing
4 2 (1.54%) Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (57.69%) J2EE
2 51 (39.23%) Swing
3 49 (37.69%) HTML
4 47 (36.15%) Spring
5 46 (35.38%) CSS
6 39 (30.00%) Ajax
7 38 (29.23%) Hibernate
8 17 (13.08%) JPA
8 17 (13.08%) Struts
9 16 (12.31%) Java EE
10 14 (10.77%) jQuery
11 13 (10.00%) EJB
12 12 (9.23%) Spring MVC
12 12 (9.23%) Web Services
13 11 (8.46%) Servlets
14 10 (7.69%) JMS
14 10 (7.69%) JSP
15 8 (6.15%) JavaBeans
16 7 (5.38%) HTML5
17 6 (4.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 82 (63.08%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.85%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.31%) DataPower
6 2 (1.54%) Biology
6 2 (1.54%) Life Science
6 2 (1.54%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.77%) Linux
2 11 (8.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (46.92%) Software Engineering
2 52 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (32.31%) OO
4 37 (28.46%) E-Commerce
5 36 (27.69%) OOP
6 34 (26.15%) Open Source
7 20 (15.38%) MVC
8 19 (14.62%) SDLC
9 16 (12.31%) TDD
10 11 (8.46%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.92%) Project Management
11 9 (6.92%) SOA
12 8 (6.15%) Analytics
12 8 (6.15%) Software Testing
13 6 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.62%) Loose Coupling
13 6 (4.62%) UML
13 6 (4.62%) Validation
14 5 (3.85%) E-business
14 5 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 130 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (43.08%) JavaScript
3 51 (39.23%) SQL
4 50 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 12 (9.23%) Perl
5 12 (9.23%) Python
6 11 (8.46%) C
7 7 (5.38%) PHP
7 7 (5.38%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.85%) C++
8 5 (3.85%) Scala
9 3 (2.31%) Groovy
10 2 (1.54%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.54%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (1.54%) Clojure
11 1 (0.77%) ABAP
11 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (63.85%) Degree
2 6 (4.62%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (4.62%) Google
3 2 (1.54%) webMethods
4 1 (0.77%) IBM
4 1 (0.77%) LabVantage
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.77%) SAP
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