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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.46% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.33% -21.05%
Java SE
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
459 386 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.60% 34.31% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 354 332 318
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 November 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
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Brentwood - 1 £50,000 -
Java SE
East of England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Java SE 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 SE.

1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (83.33%) J2EE
3 27 (64.29%) Automotive
4 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 18 (42.86%) SQL
6 15 (35.71%) Struts
6 15 (35.71%) Unit Testing
7 14 (33.33%) Spring
8 13 (30.95%) Spring MVC
8 13 (30.95%) MVC
9 12 (28.57%) JPA
10 10 (23.81%) Servlets
11 9 (21.43%) JBoss
11 9 (21.43%) Java EE
12 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
12 8 (19.05%) EJB
13 4 (9.52%) GlassFish
13 4 (9.52%) Maven
13 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
13 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
13 4 (9.52%) Oracle
13 4 (9.52%) Ant
13 4 (9.52%) JUnit
13 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
13 4 (9.52%) JMS
13 4 (9.52%) Data Mining
13 4 (9.52%) Internet
13 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
13 4 (9.52%) Gradle
14 3 (7.14%) J2SE

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Java SE 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 SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.43%) JBoss
2 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.52%) GlassFish
2 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Data Mining
1 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Ant
1 4 (9.52%) JUnit
1 4 (9.52%) Maven
1 4 (9.52%) Gradle
2 1 (2.38%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (64.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
1 42 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (83.33%) J2EE
2 15 (35.71%) Struts
3 14 (33.33%) Spring
4 13 (30.95%) Spring MVC
5 12 (28.57%) JPA
6 10 (23.81%) Servlets
7 9 (21.43%) Java EE
8 8 (19.05%) EJB
8 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
9 4 (9.52%) JMS
10 3 (7.14%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Open Source
1 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 13 (30.95%) MVC
3 2 (4.76%) Web Development
3 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 18 (42.86%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft