The first table below looks at the demand for Java 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 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 199 78 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.07% 8.02% 17.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.59% 14.58% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 150 70 191
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
696 535 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.22% 54.98% 63.08%
Number of salaries quoted 571 467 738
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
East of England

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Essex

Java
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 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +7 44 £52,500 +23.52%
Chelmsford -3 23 £45,000 +4.65% 2
Colchester +4 20 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Billericay - 15 - -
Witham -1 6 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Basildon +6 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Harlow -2 4 £42,500 - 2
Southend-on-Sea -5 2 £37,625 +75.00% 1
Saffron Walden - 2 £44,500 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Java 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.

1 174 (61.92%) SQL
2 172 (61.21%) .NET
3 134 (47.69%) Oracle
4 124 (44.13%) OO
5 102 (36.30%) E-Commerce
6 98 (34.88%) SAP
7 92 (32.74%) PHP
8 89 (31.67%) CRM
9 82 (29.18%) JD Edwards
9 82 (29.18%) Marketing
9 82 (29.18%) Apple iOS
10 81 (28.83%) Magento
11 78 (27.76%) Oracle CRM
12 66 (23.49%) Finance
12 66 (23.49%) C#
13 65 (23.13%) J2EE
14 64 (22.78%) Degree
15 53 (18.86%) SQL Server
16 45 (16.01%) Windows
17 43 (15.30%) ASP.NET
18 41 (14.59%) Web Services
19 39 (13.88%) JavaScript
20 38 (13.52%) Computer Science
21 33 (11.74%) Microsoft
22 32 (11.39%) VB.NET
23 31 (11.03%) Salesforce.com
24 30 (10.68%) IIS
24 30 (10.68%) JBoss
24 30 (10.68%) SharePoint
25 29 (10.32%) VB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (10.68%) IIS
1 30 (10.68%) SharePoint
2 22 (7.83%) WebLogic
3 17 (6.05%) WebSphere
4 11 (3.91%) Documentum
4 11 (3.91%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (3.91%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.91%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (3.56%) GlassFish
6 9 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.14%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.07%) Apache
9 2 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (0.71%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.36%) Drupal
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (1.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 81 (28.83%) Magento
2 78 (27.76%) Oracle CRM
3 12 (4.27%) assyst
4 3 (1.07%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.36%) AWD
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.20%) SaaS
2 8 (2.85%) Force.com
3 7 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.83%) SAN
2 12 (4.27%) Firewall
3 11 (3.91%) DNS
4 7 (2.49%) NAS
5 4 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.07%) NFC
6 3 (1.07%) LDAP
7 2 (0.71%) Internet
7 2 (0.71%) SMS
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.36%) VoIP
8 1 (0.36%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (18.86%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.19%) Oracle Database
3 17 (6.05%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.98%) RDBMS
5 12 (4.27%) Data Mining
6 10 (3.56%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (3.56%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.78%) DB2
9 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.36%) MySQL
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 28 (9.96%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.63%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (4.63%) Ant
2 13 (4.63%) Maven
3 9 (3.20%) Gradle
3 9 (3.20%) Selenium
4 8 (2.85%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.07%) MSTest
6 2 (0.71%) NUnit
6 2 (0.71%) Subversion
6 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.71%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
General
1 82 (29.18%) Marketing
2 66 (23.49%) Finance
3 22 (7.83%) Automotive
4 11 (3.91%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.91%) Electronics
5 6 (2.14%) Retail
6 5 (1.78%) Banking
6 5 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.71%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 132 (46.98%) Developer
2 79 (28.11%) Java Developer
3 46 (16.37%) Analyst
4 31 (11.03%) Software Developer
5 27 (9.61%) Support Analyst
6 24 (8.54%) Applications Support Analyst
6 24 (8.54%) Applications Support
7 23 (8.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 17 (6.05%) Senior Developer
9 16 (5.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (4.98%) Programmer
10 14 (4.98%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 12 (4.27%) Consultant
12 11 (3.91%) Planning Manager
12 11 (3.91%) Analyst Programmer
12 11 (3.91%) Release Manager
12 11 (3.91%) Capacity Planning Manager
13 10 (3.56%) Test Specialist
13 10 (3.56%) Team Leader
13 10 (3.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (61.21%) .NET
2 65 (23.13%) J2EE
3 43 (15.30%) ASP.NET
4 41 (14.59%) Web Services
5 26 (9.25%) SOAP
6 25 (8.90%) XML
6 25 (8.90%) WinForms
7 24 (8.54%) Hibernate
8 21 (7.47%) Java SE
9 20 (7.12%) Spring
9 20 (7.12%) HTML
10 19 (6.76%) Ruby on Rails
11 17 (6.05%) JPA
12 16 (5.69%) CSS
13 15 (5.34%) Struts
14 13 (4.63%) Visualforce
14 13 (4.63%) JSF
15 12 (4.27%) Ajax
15 12 (4.27%) Swing
15 12 (4.27%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.52%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.20%) Open Source
3 6 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.78%) iSeries
5 3 (1.07%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
6 2 (0.71%) Robotics
6 2 (0.71%) Wiki
6 2 (0.71%) DataPower
7 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.36%) Social Media
7 1 (0.36%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.36%) Social Network
7 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.36%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 82 (29.18%) Apple iOS
2 45 (16.01%) Windows
3 25 (8.90%) Android
4 20 (7.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (6.05%) Linux
6 9 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.14%) UNIX
7 6 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.42%) AIX
9 3 (1.07%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.71%) HPUX
11 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (44.13%) OO
2 102 (36.30%) E-Commerce
3 89 (31.67%) CRM
4 23 (8.19%) Project Management
5 21 (7.47%) Service Delivery
6 18 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (6.41%) Android Development
7 16 (5.69%) OOP
8 15 (5.34%) MVC
8 15 (5.34%) ITIL
9 14 (4.98%) Test Automation
10 13 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (4.63%) Unit Testing
10 13 (4.63%) Business Analysis
11 12 (4.27%) Software Engineering
11 12 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (4.27%) Capacity Management
12 11 (3.91%) Release Management
12 11 (3.91%) Configuration Management
12 11 (3.91%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 174 (61.92%) SQL
2 92 (32.74%) PHP
3 66 (23.49%) C#
4 39 (13.88%) JavaScript
5 32 (11.39%) VB.NET
6 29 (10.32%) VB
7 26 (9.25%) PL/SQL
8 21 (7.47%) Ruby
9 16 (5.69%) VBScript
9 16 (5.69%) VBA
9 16 (5.69%) C++
10 14 (4.98%) Apex Code
11 12 (4.27%) Perl
11 12 (4.27%) Python
12 11 (3.91%) ABAP
13 7 (2.49%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.14%) AWK
14 6 (2.14%) Korn
14 6 (2.14%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.78%) RPG
Qualifications
1 64 (22.78%) Degree
2 8 (2.85%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.49%) MCDBA
3 7 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.78%) ISEB
4 5 (1.78%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.27%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.91%) XenApp
3 9 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.14%) Red Hat Satellite
2 6 (2.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 134 (47.69%) Oracle
2 98 (34.88%) SAP
3 82 (29.18%) JD Edwards
4 33 (11.74%) Microsoft
5 31 (11.03%) Salesforce.com
6 30 (10.68%) JBoss
7 20 (7.12%) Citrix
8 17 (6.05%) DevExpress
9 14 (4.98%) IBM
10 13 (4.63%) HP
11 11 (3.91%) EMC
11 11 (3.91%) NetApp
12 9 (3.20%) Red Hat
12 9 (3.20%) VMware
13 4 (1.42%) webMethods
13 4 (1.42%) Software AG
13 4 (1.42%) Lotus
13 4 (1.42%) Cisco
14 3 (1.07%) Splunk
15 2 (0.71%) BMC
Harlow, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Ground Control
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Sinem Suphi
Posted: 8 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Colchester, Essex
CCity IT
Posted: 11 days ago
Colchester
ITHR 752
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Witham, Essex
Smart Recruit Online
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Dependent upon Experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Witham
Smart Recruit Online
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Dependent upon Experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 26 days ago