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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 19 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 101 131 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.53% 10.47% 9.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.95% 21.37% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 78 104 79
Median salary £52,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Java
East of England

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
482 613 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.47% 49.00% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 399 482 443
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 30 £62,500 -13.19%
Chelmsford -8 12 £33,000 -17.50% 2
Basildon +5 11 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Brentwood -7 3 - - 1
Harlow 0 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Saffron Walden -2 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 80 (46.51%) Oracle
2 79 (45.93%) JBoss
3 78 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (44.77%) Degree
5 67 (38.95%) Computer Science
6 65 (37.79%) SQL
7 63 (36.63%) Relational Database
8 62 (36.05%) J2EE
9 60 (34.88%) WebSphere
10 59 (34.30%) JavaScript
11 52 (30.23%) HTML
12 50 (29.07%) WebLogic
13 48 (27.91%) Finance
14 46 (26.74%) CSS
15 41 (23.84%) PL/SQL
15 41 (23.84%) RDBMS
16 40 (23.26%) Hibernate
17 37 (21.51%) Linux
18 35 (20.35%) E-Commerce
19 34 (19.77%) Java EE
20 32 (18.60%) Gradle
21 31 (18.02%) Ajax
21 31 (18.02%) Maven
21 31 (18.02%) JMS
21 31 (18.02%) Swing
21 31 (18.02%) OO
21 31 (18.02%) OOP
22 29 (16.86%) Spring
22 29 (16.86%) Oracle Database
22 29 (16.86%) SDLC

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 79 (45.93%) JBoss
2 60 (34.88%) WebSphere
3 50 (29.07%) WebLogic
4 28 (16.28%) GlassFish
5 11 (6.40%) Apache
6 4 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.74%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.74%) Confluence
7 3 (1.74%) IIS
7 3 (1.74%) Mule
8 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.16%) NetWeaver
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.16%) SAP EP
8 2 (1.16%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.58%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.74%) MS Project
2 3 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (8.14%) VisionPLUS
2 5 (2.91%) SAP WM
3 4 (2.33%) BigMachines
3 4 (2.33%) Eloqua
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.16%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.65%) Office 365
2 5 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.33%) Oracle CX
4 3 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.58%) Force.com
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.07%) NAS
2 6 (3.49%) SSL
3 5 (2.91%) Internet
3 5 (2.91%) SAN
4 2 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (36.63%) Relational Database
2 41 (23.84%) RDBMS
3 29 (16.86%) Oracle Database
4 23 (13.37%) SQL Server
5 10 (5.81%) MySQL
6 8 (4.65%) Data Mining
6 8 (4.65%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.07%) DB2
7 7 (4.07%) SAP BW
8 5 (2.91%) Big Data
8 5 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.91%) SAP HANA
9 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.16%) SAP BI
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.58%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (18.60%) Gradle
2 31 (18.02%) Maven
3 27 (15.70%) Ant
4 12 (6.98%) JIRA
5 11 (6.40%) Git (software)
5 11 (6.40%) HP UFT
6 10 (5.81%) Eclipse
7 9 (5.23%) Jenkins
7 9 (5.23%) JUnit
7 9 (5.23%) Selenium
7 9 (5.23%) SoapUI
8 8 (4.65%) LoadRunner
9 7 (4.07%) Gerrit
10 5 (2.91%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.91%) Subversion
11 3 (1.74%) JMeter
11 3 (1.74%) TestNG
11 3 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (1.74%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 48 (27.91%) Finance
2 14 (8.14%) Automotive
3 12 (6.98%) Marketing
4 6 (3.49%) Retail
5 2 (1.16%) Advertising
5 2 (1.16%) Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (50.00%) Developer
2 72 (41.86%) Java Developer
3 49 (28.49%) Senior Developer
4 48 (27.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 40 (23.26%) Programmer
6 35 (20.35%) Java Programmer
7 26 (15.12%) Senior Java Programmer
7 26 (15.12%) Senior Programmer
8 24 (13.95%) Analyst
9 22 (12.79%) J2EE Programmer
10 21 (12.21%) Agile Developer
10 21 (12.21%) Agile Java Developer
10 21 (12.21%) J2EE Developer
10 21 (12.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 21 (12.21%) Oracle Developer
10 21 (12.21%) Senior Agile Developer
10 21 (12.21%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 21 (12.21%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 21 (12.21%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 21 (12.21%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (36.05%) J2EE
2 52 (30.23%) HTML
3 46 (26.74%) CSS
4 40 (23.26%) Hibernate
5 34 (19.77%) Java EE
6 31 (18.02%) Ajax
6 31 (18.02%) JMS
6 31 (18.02%) Swing
7 29 (16.86%) Spring
8 23 (13.37%) SOAP
9 21 (12.21%) Web Services
10 16 (9.30%) .NET
11 14 (8.14%) XML
12 12 (6.98%) HTML5
12 12 (6.98%) Struts
13 9 (5.23%) AngularJS
13 9 (5.23%) JSON
14 8 (4.65%) jQuery
14 8 (4.65%) REST
15 7 (4.07%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 67 (38.95%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.14%) EMV
3 13 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.91%) Internet of Things
4 5 (2.91%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.33%) iSeries
6 3 (1.74%) CMDB
6 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.16%) DataPower
7 2 (1.16%) EPoS
7 2 (1.16%) FMCG
7 2 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.16%) Online Games
7 2 (1.16%) User Experience
8 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.51%) Linux
2 14 (8.14%) Windows
3 10 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.23%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.65%) Unix
6 5 (2.91%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.16%) CentOS
7 2 (1.16%) SUSE
8 1 (0.58%) Android
8 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.35%) E-Commerce
3 31 (18.02%) OO
3 31 (18.02%) OOP
4 29 (16.86%) SDLC
5 28 (16.28%) Software Engineering
6 21 (12.21%) Open Source
7 15 (8.72%) Scrum
7 15 (8.72%) Use Case
8 12 (6.98%) Workflow
9 10 (5.81%) Data Flow Diagram
9 10 (5.81%) Performance Testing
9 10 (5.81%) Software Testing
10 9 (5.23%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.23%) MVC
10 9 (5.23%) Project Management
11 8 (4.65%) Test Strategy
12 7 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.07%) ITIL
12 7 (4.07%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 65 (37.79%) SQL
2 59 (34.30%) JavaScript
3 41 (23.84%) PL/SQL
4 23 (13.37%) C#
5 18 (10.47%) Perl
6 14 (8.14%) C++
7 10 (5.81%) PHP
7 10 (5.81%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.65%) ABAP
8 8 (4.65%) C
9 7 (4.07%) VBA
10 6 (3.49%) Python
10 6 (3.49%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.49%) VC++
11 4 (2.33%) RPG
12 3 (1.74%) Ruby
13 2 (1.16%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.16%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 77 (44.77%) Degree
2 11 (6.40%) ISEB
3 10 (5.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (12.21%) Virtual Machines
2 18 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.56%) vSphere
4 7 (4.07%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.07%) HP SiteScope
2 6 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.16%) Kibana
3 2 (1.16%) logstash
4 1 (0.58%) Nagios
4 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (46.51%) Oracle
2 18 (10.47%) VMware
3 14 (8.14%) NetApp
4 10 (5.81%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.81%) SAP
5 9 (5.23%) HP
6 8 (4.65%) IBM
7 7 (4.07%) Citrix
7 7 (4.07%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.33%) Siebel
9 3 (1.74%) MKS
10 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.16%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.58%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
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