The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Rank 10 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 134 108 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.24% 9.17% 7.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.38% 18.46% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 97 80 74
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
427 585 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.38% 49.66% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 304 457 471
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Java
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Java Salary Trend in Essex

Java
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Essex

Java
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 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Colchester +9 43 £52,500 +16.66% 10
Chelmsford -4 19 £46,250 +31.20% 2
Brentwood +21 9 - -
Loughton +2 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Saffron Walden -3 4 £40,000 -15.78%
Witham - 4 £45,000 - 1
Harlow -2 3 £50,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £37,500 - 2
Basildon +19 2 £77,500 -
Braintree -2 1 £47,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 125 (50.20%) Degree
2 119 (47.79%) Oracle
3 106 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (40.96%) Computer Science
4 102 (40.96%) JBoss
5 95 (38.15%) Relational Database
6 90 (36.14%) J2EE
7 87 (34.94%) SQL
8 83 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 75 (30.12%) CSS
9 75 (30.12%) WebSphere
10 71 (28.51%) HTML
11 66 (26.51%) OO
12 65 (26.10%) Java EE
13 60 (24.10%) JMS
14 59 (23.69%) RDBMS
15 58 (23.29%) Swing
16 57 (22.89%) Web Services
16 57 (22.89%) PL/SQL
16 57 (22.89%) Hibernate
17 56 (22.49%) WebLogic
17 56 (22.49%) Linux
18 54 (21.69%) Spring
19 53 (21.29%) Maven
20 52 (20.88%) Ajax
21 50 (20.08%) SQL Server
22 48 (19.28%) GlassFish
23 45 (18.07%) Ant
24 44 (17.67%) E-Commerce
25 43 (17.27%) Apache

Java
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
1 102 (40.96%) JBoss
2 75 (30.12%) WebSphere
3 56 (22.49%) WebLogic
4 48 (19.28%) GlassFish
5 43 (17.27%) Apache
6 28 (11.24%) Tomcat
7 13 (5.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (4.42%) IBM HTTP Server
8 11 (4.42%) IIS
9 10 (4.02%) SharePoint
10 8 (3.21%) Apache Geronimo
11 3 (1.20%) Apache Pig
11 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.40%) Mule
12 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Movex
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.01%) SaaS
3 4 (1.61%) Oracle CX
3 4 (1.61%) PaaS
4 2 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.24%) HTTP
2 16 (6.43%) TCP/IP
3 15 (6.02%) Firewall
4 12 (4.82%) Internet
5 6 (2.41%) SSL
6 4 (1.61%) LDAP
6 4 (1.61%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (0.80%) FTP
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco ICM
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.40%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (38.15%) Relational Database
2 59 (23.69%) RDBMS
3 50 (20.08%) SQL Server
4 37 (14.86%) MySQL
5 29 (11.65%) Oracle Database
6 21 (8.43%) Big Data
7 20 (8.03%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (6.83%) MongoDB
9 15 (6.02%) CouchDB
10 14 (5.62%) NoSQL
11 13 (5.22%) Neo4j
12 11 (4.42%) Data Mining
12 11 (4.42%) GIS
13 8 (3.21%) JasperReports
14 5 (2.01%) FileMaker
15 3 (1.20%) Hadoop
15 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.80%) QlikView
16 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 53 (21.29%) Maven
2 45 (18.07%) Ant
3 40 (16.06%) Gradle
4 23 (9.24%) Jenkins
5 18 (7.23%) Selenium
6 17 (6.83%) JUnit
7 15 (6.02%) SoapUI
8 13 (5.22%) Hudson
9 11 (4.42%) ClearQuest
9 11 (4.42%) CruiseControl
9 11 (4.42%) FishEye
9 11 (4.42%) JIRA
9 11 (4.42%) TeamCity
10 9 (3.61%) Git (software)
11 7 (2.81%) WebDriver
12 6 (2.41%) Eclipse
12 6 (2.41%) SpecFlow
13 5 (2.01%) Cucumber
13 5 (2.01%) JMeter
13 5 (2.01%) LoadRunner
General
1 31 (12.45%) Automotive
2 17 (6.83%) Finance
3 12 (4.82%) Advertising
4 5 (2.01%) Marketing
5 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 154 (61.85%) Developer
2 132 (53.01%) Java Developer
3 65 (26.10%) Senior Developer
3 65 (26.10%) Senior Java Developer
4 48 (19.28%) Programmer
5 43 (17.27%) Java Programmer
6 38 (15.26%) Oracle Developer
7 36 (14.46%) J2EE Developer
7 36 (14.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 35 (14.06%) Agile Developer
8 35 (14.06%) Agile Java Developer
8 35 (14.06%) Java Engineer
9 27 (10.84%) Lead Developer
10 25 (10.04%) Senior Java Programmer
10 25 (10.04%) Senior Programmer
11 24 (9.64%) Java Software Engineer
11 24 (9.64%) Software Engineer
12 23 (9.24%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 23 (9.24%) Software Developer
13 22 (8.84%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (36.14%) J2EE
2 75 (30.12%) CSS
3 71 (28.51%) HTML
4 65 (26.10%) Java EE
5 60 (24.10%) JMS
6 58 (23.29%) Swing
7 57 (22.89%) Hibernate
7 57 (22.89%) Web Services
8 54 (21.69%) Spring
9 52 (20.88%) Ajax
10 40 (16.06%) SOAP
11 35 (14.06%) .NET
12 31 (12.45%) Spring MVC
13 28 (11.24%) REST
14 25 (10.04%) EJB
15 23 (9.24%) JSP
15 23 (9.24%) Servlets
16 19 (7.63%) JPA
16 19 (7.63%) Middleware
17 16 (6.43%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 102 (40.96%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (3.21%) Internet of Things
3 6 (2.41%) Client/Server
3 6 (2.41%) DataPower
4 5 (2.01%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.01%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.01%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.61%) Wiki
6 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.80%) iPad
7 2 (0.80%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.40%) e-Health
8 1 (0.40%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.40%) PKI
8 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.49%) Linux
2 34 (13.65%) Windows
3 12 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (4.42%) Android
4 11 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 10 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.01%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.80%) Unix
8 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.40%) CentOS
9 1 (0.40%) Solaris
9 1 (0.40%) SUSE
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (26.51%) OO
3 44 (17.67%) E-Commerce
4 43 (17.27%) MVC
5 41 (16.47%) Software Engineering
6 38 (15.26%) OOP
7 31 (12.45%) Open Source
8 30 (12.05%) TDD
9 25 (10.04%) SOA
10 20 (8.03%) Scrum
11 19 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (7.23%) Configuration Management
12 18 (7.23%) Unit Testing
13 17 (6.83%) Web Development
14 16 (6.43%) DevOps
15 15 (6.02%) SDLC
16 14 (5.62%) Mentoring
16 14 (5.62%) Service Delivery
17 13 (5.22%) Performance Management
18 12 (4.82%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (34.94%) SQL
2 83 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 57 (22.89%) PL/SQL
4 22 (8.84%) PHP
5 21 (8.43%) T-SQL
6 19 (7.63%) C#
7 16 (6.43%) C
8 15 (6.02%) PowerShell
9 11 (4.42%) Perl
10 9 (3.61%) Python
11 7 (2.81%) C++
11 7 (2.81%) VBA
12 6 (2.41%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.61%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.80%) Ruby
16 1 (0.40%) Tcl
16 1 (0.40%) VB
16 1 (0.40%) VB6
16 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 125 (50.20%) Degree
2 14 (5.62%) ISTQB
2 14 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.42%) ISEB
3 11 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) CISSP
5 1 (0.40%) GSEC
5 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.42%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.41%) Docker
3 3 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.80%) vSphere
5 1 (0.40%) HDFS
5 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.40%) KVM
5 1 (0.40%) LXC
5 1 (0.40%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (0.40%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (2.01%) HP SiteScope
1 5 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.01%) Puppet
2 4 (1.61%) Nagios
2 4 (1.61%) Opsview
3 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.40%) Mesos
Vendors
1 119 (47.79%) Oracle
2 16 (6.43%) Atlassian
3 8 (3.21%) Adobe
3 8 (3.21%) Google
4 7 (2.81%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.01%) Citrix
5 5 (2.01%) HP
6 4 (1.61%) F5
6 4 (1.61%) IBM
6 4 (1.61%) Splunk
7 3 (1.20%) VMware
8 2 (0.80%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.80%) NetApp
8 2 (0.80%) Tableau
9 1 (0.40%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.40%) Apple
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco
9 1 (0.40%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.40%) Teradata
Essex
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago