The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 76 97 90
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 6 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.64% 0.17% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% 0.48% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.89%

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
270 414 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.82% 35.97% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 206 342 351
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Java SE
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Java SE Salary Trend in Essex

Java SE
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Witham - 2 £45,000 -
Java SE
East of England

Java SE
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) E-business
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Java EE
4 3 (50.00%) JBoss
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) OSGi
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) SWT
6 1 (16.67%) Struts

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) JBoss
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Java Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Java Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
3 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (33.33%) OSGi
4 2 (33.33%) SWT
5 1 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) E-business
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree