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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 38 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 79 50 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.45% 3.93% 3.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 4.08% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 71 34 27
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,250 £51,000
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
1185 1226 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.81% 96.31% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 893 985 719
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 February 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 5 February 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
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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
Colchester +9 35 £57,500 +155.55% 1
Chelmsford -5 13 £33,000 +10.00%
Harlow - 2 £43,750 -
Braintree - 1 - -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

1 173 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (53.76%) Spring
3 88 (50.87%) Degree
4 87 (50.29%) J2EE
5 85 (49.13%) Computer Science
6 83 (47.98%) JBoss
7 81 (46.82%) Software Engineering
8 72 (41.62%) Hibernate
9 66 (38.15%) SQL
10 62 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (33.53%) Oracle
11 58 (33.53%) Swing
12 55 (31.79%) SQL Server
13 52 (30.06%) OO
14 49 (28.32%) PL/SQL
15 47 (27.17%) JavaScript
16 45 (26.01%) HTML
17 39 (22.54%) TDD
18 38 (21.97%) CSS
18 38 (21.97%) JPA
19 35 (20.23%) MVC
19 35 (20.23%) Struts
20 34 (19.65%) Ajax
20 34 (19.65%) Relational Database
21 32 (18.50%) Java EE
22 31 (17.92%) JUnit
22 31 (17.92%) E-Commerce
22 31 (17.92%) Oracle Database
22 31 (17.92%) Open Source
23 30 (17.34%) Unit Testing

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 83 (47.98%) JBoss
2 29 (16.76%) WebSphere
3 27 (15.61%) WebLogic
4 9 (5.20%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.73%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.16%) Apache
7 2 (1.16%) Liferay
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (31.79%) SQL Server
2 34 (19.65%) Relational Database
3 31 (17.92%) Oracle Database
4 28 (16.18%) RDBMS
5 11 (6.36%) MySQL
6 10 (5.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (5.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (5.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (4.62%) NoSQL
8 7 (4.05%) MongoDB
8 7 (4.05%) Neo4j
9 4 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.31%) Datomic
9 4 (2.31%) QlikView
10 3 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.73%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.73%) Big Data
10 3 (1.73%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 31 (17.92%) JUnit
2 27 (15.61%) Eclipse
3 26 (15.03%) Maven
4 20 (11.56%) TeamCity
5 19 (10.98%) Git (software)
6 18 (10.40%) Eclipse RCP
7 10 (5.78%) NetBeans
8 8 (4.62%) Subversion
9 3 (1.73%) Gradle
10 2 (1.16%) Gerrit
10 2 (1.16%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.16%) PROIV
11 1 (0.58%) Ant
11 1 (0.58%) jMock
11 1 (0.58%) Mockito
11 1 (0.58%) Selenium
11 1 (0.58%) TestNG
General
1 28 (16.18%) Automotive
2 15 (8.67%) Finance
3 4 (2.31%) Banking
3 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.73%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (53.76%) Spring
2 87 (50.29%) J2EE
3 72 (41.62%) Hibernate
4 58 (33.53%) Swing
5 45 (26.01%) HTML
6 38 (21.97%) CSS
6 38 (21.97%) JPA
7 35 (20.23%) Struts
8 34 (19.65%) Ajax
9 32 (18.50%) Java EE
10 29 (16.76%) EJB
11 26 (15.03%) Servlets
12 25 (14.45%) Spring MVC
12 25 (14.45%) Web Services
13 22 (12.72%) JMS
14 20 (11.56%) Apache Flex
14 20 (11.56%) GWT
14 20 (11.56%) JavaBeans
15 15 (8.67%) jQuery
16 13 (7.51%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 85 (49.13%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.31%) Biology
3 4 (2.31%) Life Science
3 4 (2.31%) Semantic Web
4 3 (1.73%) DataPower
4 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.58%) EPoS
5 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.51%) Linux
2 12 (6.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (46.82%) Software Engineering
2 62 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (30.06%) OO
4 39 (22.54%) TDD
5 35 (20.23%) MVC
6 31 (17.92%) E-Commerce
6 31 (17.92%) Open Source
7 30 (17.34%) OOP
7 30 (17.34%) SDLC
7 30 (17.34%) Unit Testing
8 23 (13.29%) SOA
9 20 (11.56%) Loose Coupling
9 20 (11.56%) UML
10 19 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.36%) Project Management
12 10 (5.78%) Software Testing
13 9 (5.20%) E-business
14 8 (4.62%) Validation
15 7 (4.05%) Functional Programming
16 6 (3.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 173 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (38.15%) SQL
3 49 (28.32%) PL/SQL
4 47 (27.17%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.94%) C
6 8 (4.62%) Python
6 8 (4.62%) Scala
7 6 (3.47%) Perl
8 4 (2.31%) Clojure
8 4 (2.31%) PHP
9 3 (1.73%) Groovy
10 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.16%) C#
10 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 88 (50.87%) Degree
2 19 (10.98%) SC Cleared
2 19 (10.98%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (33.53%) Oracle
2 20 (11.56%) Google
3 4 (2.31%) webMethods
4 3 (1.73%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.16%) IBM
5 2 (1.16%) LabVantage
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