The first table below looks at the demand for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 82 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 8 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.67% 0.27% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.90% 0.75% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
420 398 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.09% 35.79% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 379 359 513
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java EE
East of England

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Java EE
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Essex region.

Java EE Salary Trend in Essex

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Essex

Java EE
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 EE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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 - 5 £37,500 -
Brentwood - 4 £41,250 -
Witham - 3 £27,500 -
Java EE
East of England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
2 8 (72.73%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) J2EE
3 7 (63.64%) EJB
3 7 (63.64%) Servlets
3 7 (63.64%) Struts
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) Java SE
3 7 (63.64%) Spring MVC
3 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Maven
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) Ant
4 6 (54.55%) JBoss
5 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
5 5 (45.45%) JMS
5 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
5 5 (45.45%) JUnit
5 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
5 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
5 5 (45.45%) GlassFish
6 4 (36.36%) JPA
6 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
6 4 (36.36%) Gradle
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) OOP
7 2 (18.18%) OO
7 2 (18.18%) Swing

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
1 5 (45.45%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
2 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
1 6 (54.55%) Ant
2 5 (45.45%) JUnit
3 4 (36.36%) Gradle
4 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 1 (9.09%) DbUnit
4 1 (9.09%) JProfiler
4 1 (9.09%) TestNG
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (9.09%) Redmine
4 1 (9.09%) Rational Rose
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) ArgoUML
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) Cactus
General
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
1 9 (81.82%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
1 8 (72.73%) Spring
1 8 (72.73%) J2EE
2 7 (63.64%) EJB
2 7 (63.64%) Servlets
2 7 (63.64%) Struts
2 7 (63.64%) Java SE
2 7 (63.64%) Spring MVC
3 5 (45.45%) JMS
4 4 (36.36%) JPA
5 2 (18.18%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
1 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) OOP
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) JBoss