The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 75 69 86
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 17 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.35% 1.38% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.01% 4.21% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
Java EE
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
424 356 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.78% 32.81% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 330 297 330
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 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
(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
Chelmsford -12 5 £40,000 +16.78%
Harlow - 5 £40,000 -
Java EE
East of England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 20 (80.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) JBoss
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (64.00%) Spring
4 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
5 12 (48.00%) Struts
5 12 (48.00%) Web Services
5 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (48.00%) JUnit
5 12 (48.00%) TDD
5 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
6 11 (44.00%) Java SE
6 11 (44.00%) SOA
7 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
8 9 (36.00%) EJB
8 9 (36.00%) SQL
9 7 (28.00%) Servlets
9 7 (28.00%) UML
9 7 (28.00%) OO
9 7 (28.00%) Swing
9 7 (28.00%) JMS
9 7 (28.00%) MVC
9 7 (28.00%) Automotive
9 7 (28.00%) C
9 7 (28.00%) Loose Coupling
9 7 (28.00%) TeamCity
9 7 (28.00%) Google

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 17 (68.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) JUnit
2 7 (28.00%) Maven
2 7 (28.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (20.00%) DbUnit
4 4 (16.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (12.00%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (28.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
5 3 (12.00%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) Spring
2 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (48.00%) Struts
3 12 (48.00%) Web Services
4 11 (44.00%) Java SE
5 9 (36.00%) EJB
6 7 (28.00%) Servlets
6 7 (28.00%) Swing
6 7 (28.00%) JMS
6 7 (28.00%) Apache Flex
6 7 (28.00%) GWT
7 6 (24.00%) JPA
8 4 (16.00%) RESTful
8 4 (16.00%) REST
8 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
8 4 (16.00%) SOAP
8 4 (16.00%) J2EE
9 3 (12.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) TDD
2 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (44.00%) SOA
4 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) UML
5 7 (28.00%) OO
5 7 (28.00%) Loose Coupling
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Google