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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 26 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Java 77 95 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.68% 7.43% 13.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.52% 14.57% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 56 83 156
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £24,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
496 652 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.45% 51.02% 50.21%
Number of salaries quoted 432 521 610
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 June 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 June 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 +13 35 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Chelmsford -13 6 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Brentwood +12 5 - - 1
Basildon +6 5 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Harlow - 2 £40,000 - 1
Wickford - 2 £32,500 - 1
Saffron Walden +1 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 82 (49.40%) Degree
2 81 (48.80%) Computer Science
3 78 (46.99%) Oracle
4 69 (41.57%) JBoss
5 66 (39.76%) JavaScript
6 64 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (37.95%) Relational Database
8 61 (36.75%) J2EE
9 59 (35.54%) SQL
10 50 (30.12%) HTML
10 50 (30.12%) CSS
11 46 (27.71%) WebSphere
12 45 (27.11%) PL/SQL
13 43 (25.90%) E-Commerce
14 42 (25.30%) Swing
14 42 (25.30%) Software Engineering
15 41 (24.70%) WebLogic
16 39 (23.49%) SQL Server
17 38 (22.89%) OOP
17 38 (22.89%) OO
18 37 (22.29%) RDBMS
19 36 (21.69%) Ajax
19 36 (21.69%) Oracle Database
20 34 (20.48%) Linux
21 33 (19.88%) Finance
22 30 (18.07%) Open Source
23 24 (14.46%) Hibernate
24 23 (13.86%) Spring
24 23 (13.86%) C#
25 22 (13.25%) Perl

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 69 (41.57%) JBoss
2 46 (27.71%) WebSphere
3 41 (24.70%) WebLogic
4 15 (9.04%) GlassFish
5 6 (3.61%) Apache
6 5 (3.01%) IIS
7 2 (1.20%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.20%) Mule
7 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.60%) CMS
8 1 (0.60%) Confluence
8 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.60%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.81%) MS Project
2 3 (1.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.82%) Office 365
2 5 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.20%) GitHub
5 1 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.60%) Force.com
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) NAS
2 6 (3.61%) Internet
3 5 (3.01%) SAN
4 2 (1.20%) SSL
5 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (37.95%) Relational Database
2 39 (23.49%) SQL Server
3 37 (22.29%) RDBMS
4 36 (21.69%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.63%) MySQL
6 8 (4.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.22%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (3.01%) Big Data
9 4 (2.41%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.81%) DB2
10 3 (1.81%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.20%) Spatial Data
12 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.60%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (10.84%) Maven
2 16 (9.64%) Gradle
3 15 (9.04%) Ant
4 13 (7.83%) Git (software)
5 12 (7.23%) Selenium
6 10 (6.02%) SoapUI
7 9 (5.42%) LoadRunner
8 8 (4.82%) JIRA
9 7 (4.22%) HP UFT
10 6 (3.61%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.61%) Jenkins
10 6 (3.61%) Subversion
11 5 (3.01%) JMeter
11 5 (3.01%) JUnit
12 4 (2.41%) Eclipse
12 4 (2.41%) Gerrit
12 4 (2.41%) NetBeans
12 4 (2.41%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 33 (19.88%) Finance
2 16 (9.64%) Automotive
3 8 (4.82%) Marketing
4 4 (2.41%) Retail
5 2 (1.20%) Advertising
5 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Games
6 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 102 (61.45%) Developer
2 88 (53.01%) Java Developer
3 52 (31.33%) Senior Developer
4 50 (30.12%) Senior Java Developer
5 41 (24.70%) Programmer
6 38 (22.89%) Java Programmer
7 33 (19.88%) Senior Programmer
8 32 (19.28%) Senior Java Programmer
9 25 (15.06%) Agile Developer
9 25 (15.06%) Agile Java Developer
9 25 (15.06%) J2EE Developer
9 25 (15.06%) J2EE Programmer
9 25 (15.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 25 (15.06%) Oracle Developer
9 25 (15.06%) Senior Agile Developer
9 25 (15.06%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 25 (15.06%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 25 (15.06%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 25 (15.06%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 18 (10.84%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (36.75%) J2EE
2 50 (30.12%) CSS
2 50 (30.12%) HTML
3 42 (25.30%) Swing
4 36 (21.69%) Ajax
5 24 (14.46%) Hibernate
6 23 (13.86%) Spring
7 21 (12.65%) Java EE
8 20 (12.05%) SOAP
9 19 (11.45%) .NET
10 17 (10.24%) JMS
11 16 (9.64%) Web Services
12 11 (6.63%) jQuery
12 11 (6.63%) XML
13 10 (6.02%) JSP
14 8 (4.82%) HTML5
14 8 (4.82%) JSON
15 7 (4.22%) REST
15 7 (4.22%) Struts
16 6 (3.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 81 (48.80%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.61%) Biology
3 6 (3.61%) Internet of Things
4 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.81%) CMDB
5 3 (1.81%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.81%) Life Science
5 3 (1.81%) User Experience
6 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.20%) EPoS
6 2 (1.20%) FMCG
6 2 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.20%) Online Games
7 1 (0.60%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.60%) DataPower
7 1 (0.60%) iSeries
7 1 (0.60%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.48%) Linux
2 16 (9.64%) Windows
3 13 (7.83%) Windows Server
4 12 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.42%) Unix
6 5 (3.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.90%) E-Commerce
3 42 (25.30%) Software Engineering
4 38 (22.89%) OO
4 38 (22.89%) OOP
5 30 (18.07%) Open Source
6 16 (9.64%) SDLC
7 14 (8.43%) MVC
7 14 (8.43%) Project Management
7 14 (8.43%) Software Testing
8 11 (6.63%) Performance Testing
9 10 (6.02%) Test Strategy
10 8 (4.82%) Analytics
10 8 (4.82%) Scrum
11 5 (3.01%) Automation Testing
11 5 (3.01%) Bioinformatics
11 5 (3.01%) ERP
11 5 (3.01%) ITIL
11 5 (3.01%) Validation
11 5 (3.01%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (39.76%) JavaScript
2 59 (35.54%) SQL
3 45 (27.11%) PL/SQL
4 23 (13.86%) C#
5 22 (13.25%) Perl
6 12 (7.23%) Python
7 11 (6.63%) C++
8 9 (5.42%) C
9 8 (4.82%) PHP
9 8 (4.82%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.82%) VBA
10 4 (2.41%) Ruby
11 3 (1.81%) Scala
12 2 (1.20%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.20%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (1.20%) Groovy
12 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.20%) VBScript
13 1 (0.60%) ABAP
13 1 (0.60%) RPG
Qualifications
1 82 (49.40%) Degree
2 13 (7.83%) ISEB
3 12 (7.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.43%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (12.65%) Virtual Machines
2 16 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.83%) vSphere
4 7 (4.22%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.20%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (4.82%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.60%) Kibana
3 1 (0.60%) logstash
3 1 (0.60%) Nagios
3 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 78 (46.99%) Oracle
2 16 (9.64%) VMware
3 12 (7.23%) NetApp
4 10 (6.02%) HP
5 8 (4.82%) Citrix
5 8 (4.82%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.22%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.61%) IBM
8 3 (1.81%) MKS
8 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.81%) SAP
8 3 (1.81%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.60%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.60%) LabVantage
10 1 (0.60%) Tableau
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