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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 18 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 93 129 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.06% 10.05% 10.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.09% 21.46% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 71 101 80
Median salary £55,000 £39,859 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.98% -6.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
463 601 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.13% 46.81% 45.59%
Number of salaries quoted 368 459 411
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 23 £65,000 -9.72% 1
Basildon +4 11 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Chelmsford -11 8 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Saffron Walden -1 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Brentwood -4 2 - - 4
Harlow -3 1 £50,000 +29.03%
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (47.34%) Oracle
1 80 (47.34%) JBoss
2 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (43.20%) Degree
4 64 (37.87%) SQL
4 64 (37.87%) Relational Database
5 63 (37.28%) Computer Science
5 63 (37.28%) WebSphere
6 61 (36.09%) J2EE
7 56 (33.14%) JavaScript
8 51 (30.18%) WebLogic
9 50 (29.59%) HTML
10 48 (28.40%) Finance
11 45 (26.63%) CSS
12 39 (23.08%) Linux
12 39 (23.08%) RDBMS
12 39 (23.08%) Hibernate
13 36 (21.30%) PL/SQL
14 35 (20.71%) Java EE
15 34 (20.12%) E-Commerce
15 34 (20.12%) JMS
16 33 (19.53%) Gradle
16 33 (19.53%) SDLC
17 32 (18.93%) Maven
18 31 (18.34%) Ajax
19 30 (17.75%) GlassFish
19 30 (17.75%) Software Engineering
20 29 (17.16%) Spring
20 29 (17.16%) OOP
20 29 (17.16%) OO

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 80 (47.34%) JBoss
2 63 (37.28%) WebSphere
3 51 (30.18%) WebLogic
4 30 (17.75%) GlassFish
5 12 (7.10%) Apache
6 7 (4.14%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.37%) Mule
8 3 (1.78%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.78%) Confluence
9 2 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.18%) IIS
9 2 (1.18%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.18%) SAP EP
9 2 (1.18%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.59%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.18%) MS Project
2 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (8.28%) VisionPLUS
2 5 (2.96%) SAP WM
3 4 (2.37%) BigMachines
3 4 (2.37%) Eloqua
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.18%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.73%) Office 365
2 5 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.37%) Oracle CX
4 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.59%) Force.com
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.14%) NAS
2 6 (3.55%) SSL
3 5 (2.96%) SAN
4 4 (2.37%) Internet
5 2 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (37.87%) Relational Database
2 39 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 29 (17.16%) Oracle Database
4 17 (10.06%) SQL Server
5 11 (6.51%) MySQL
6 8 (4.73%) Data Mining
6 8 (4.73%) DB2
6 8 (4.73%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.14%) SAP BW
8 6 (3.55%) Big Data
8 6 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.96%) SAP HANA
10 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.18%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.18%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.18%) SAP BI
12 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (19.53%) Gradle
2 32 (18.93%) Maven
3 28 (16.57%) Ant
4 11 (6.51%) Eclipse
4 11 (6.51%) JIRA
5 10 (5.92%) Git (software)
6 9 (5.33%) JUnit
6 9 (5.33%) LoadRunner
6 9 (5.33%) SoapUI
7 8 (4.73%) HP UFT
7 8 (4.73%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.55%) Gerrit
8 6 (3.55%) Selenium
9 4 (2.37%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.37%) Subversion
9 4 (2.37%) TestNG
10 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.18%) Gatling
10 2 (1.18%) JMeter
10 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (28.40%) Finance
2 12 (7.10%) Automotive
2 12 (7.10%) Marketing
3 6 (3.55%) Retail
4 3 (1.78%) Advertising
5 2 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (0.59%) Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (48.52%) Developer
2 68 (40.24%) Java Developer
3 47 (27.81%) Senior Developer
4 46 (27.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 39 (23.08%) Programmer
6 34 (20.12%) Java Programmer
7 23 (13.61%) Analyst
7 23 (13.61%) J2EE Programmer
7 23 (13.61%) Senior Java Programmer
7 23 (13.61%) Senior Programmer
8 22 (13.02%) Agile Developer
8 22 (13.02%) Agile Java Developer
8 22 (13.02%) J2EE Developer
8 22 (13.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 22 (13.02%) Oracle Developer
9 21 (12.43%) Senior Agile Developer
9 21 (12.43%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 21 (12.43%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 21 (12.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 21 (12.43%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (36.09%) J2EE
2 50 (29.59%) HTML
3 45 (26.63%) CSS
4 39 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 35 (20.71%) Java EE
6 34 (20.12%) JMS
7 31 (18.34%) Ajax
8 29 (17.16%) Spring
9 28 (16.57%) Swing
10 24 (14.20%) SOAP
11 23 (13.61%) Web Services
12 14 (8.28%) XML
13 13 (7.69%) .NET
13 13 (7.69%) Struts
14 11 (6.51%) HTML5
15 10 (5.92%) AngularJS
15 10 (5.92%) JSON
16 9 (5.33%) REST
17 8 (4.73%) JSP
18 7 (4.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 63 (37.28%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.28%) EMV
3 5 (2.96%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.37%) Internet of Things
4 4 (2.37%) iSeries
5 3 (1.78%) DataPower
6 2 (1.18%) CMDB
6 2 (1.18%) EPoS
6 2 (1.18%) FMCG
6 2 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.18%) Online Games
6 2 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.08%) Linux
2 13 (7.69%) Windows
3 10 (5.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (4.73%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.14%) Unix
6 5 (2.96%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.18%) Android
7 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.18%) CentOS
7 2 (1.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.12%) E-Commerce
3 33 (19.53%) SDLC
4 30 (17.75%) Software Engineering
5 29 (17.16%) OO
5 29 (17.16%) OOP
6 22 (13.02%) Open Source
7 15 (8.88%) Use Case
8 14 (8.28%) Scrum
9 11 (6.51%) MVC
9 11 (6.51%) Performance Testing
9 11 (6.51%) Software Testing
9 11 (6.51%) Workflow
10 10 (5.92%) Business Analysis
10 10 (5.92%) Data Flow Diagram
11 9 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (4.73%) Test Strategy
13 7 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.14%) Validation
14 6 (3.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (37.87%) SQL
2 56 (33.14%) JavaScript
3 36 (21.30%) PL/SQL
4 21 (12.43%) C#
5 14 (8.28%) Perl
6 13 (7.69%) C++
7 9 (5.33%) PHP
8 8 (4.73%) ABAP
8 8 (4.73%) VBA
9 7 (4.14%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.55%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.55%) VC++
11 5 (2.96%) C
12 4 (2.37%) Python
12 4 (2.37%) RPG
12 4 (2.37%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.18%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.18%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (1.18%) Ruby
13 2 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 73 (43.20%) Degree
2 10 (5.92%) ISEB
2 10 (5.92%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (11.83%) Virtual Machines
2 18 (10.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.69%) vSphere
4 7 (4.14%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.73%) HP SiteScope
2 6 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.18%) Kibana
3 2 (1.18%) logstash
4 1 (0.59%) Nagios
4 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (47.34%) Oracle
2 18 (10.65%) VMware
3 14 (8.28%) NetApp
4 10 (5.92%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.92%) SAP
5 9 (5.33%) HP
6 8 (4.73%) Citrix
6 8 (4.73%) IBM
7 7 (4.14%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.37%) Siebel
9 2 (1.18%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.18%) MKS
10 1 (0.59%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.59%) ServiceNow
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