The table below looks at the statistics 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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 132 96 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.66% 8.53% 9.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.78% 17.27% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 90 81 63
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,361 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
555 556 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 40.63% 49.42% 60.48%
Number of salaries quoted 429 452 452
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 25 November 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 25 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +12 34 £44,375 - 3
Colchester +13 20 £43,750 +31.14% 3
Chelmsford -8 14 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Basildon +4 9 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Saffron Walden - 4 £52,500 -
Witham -10 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 92 (37.25%) .NET
2 85 (34.41%) SQL
2 85 (34.41%) E-Commerce
3 64 (25.91%) J2EE
4 60 (24.29%) JBoss
5 59 (23.89%) JavaScript
6 58 (23.48%) Oracle
7 57 (23.08%) Finance
8 56 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (20.24%) Relational Database
10 47 (19.03%) SQL Server
11 44 (17.81%) OO
11 44 (17.81%) Automotive
12 42 (17.00%) Java SE
13 41 (16.60%) Windows
13 41 (16.60%) C#
14 40 (16.19%) RDBMS
14 40 (16.19%) Degree
15 37 (14.98%) MVC
16 35 (14.17%) Spring
17 34 (13.77%) Hibernate
18 31 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (12.15%) XML
20 28 (11.34%) Java EE
21 26 (10.53%) WebSphere
21 26 (10.53%) Struts
21 26 (10.53%) Oracle Database
22 25 (10.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 24 (9.72%) Web Services
23 24 (9.72%) Ant

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 60 (24.29%) JBoss
2 26 (10.53%) WebSphere
3 22 (8.91%) GlassFish
4 21 (8.50%) WebLogic
5 17 (6.88%) IIS
6 14 (5.67%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.62%) Mule
8 3 (1.21%) Node.js
8 3 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.21%) Apache
9 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.81%) Documentum
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.40%) WordPress
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.45%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.83%) Magento
2 7 (2.83%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.40%) assyst
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.43%) Internet
2 3 (1.21%) HTTP
3 2 (0.81%) SMS
3 2 (0.81%) SMPP
3 2 (0.81%) Firewall
3 2 (0.81%) NFC
3 2 (0.81%) DNS
3 2 (0.81%) SAN
4 1 (0.40%) NAS
4 1 (0.40%) LDAP
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (20.24%) Relational Database
2 47 (19.03%) SQL Server
3 40 (16.19%) RDBMS
4 26 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 20 (8.10%) NoSQL
5 20 (8.10%) Data Mining
6 14 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (4.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (4.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (4.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.62%) MySQL
9 3 (1.21%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.81%) DTS
10 2 (0.81%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.40%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (9.72%) Ant
1 24 (9.72%) Maven
2 20 (8.10%) Gradle
3 11 (4.45%) JUnit
4 10 (4.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (4.05%) Selenium
4 10 (4.05%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.43%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.43%) JMeter
6 5 (2.02%) NUnit
7 4 (1.62%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.62%) Hudson
8 3 (1.21%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.21%) Redmine
8 3 (1.21%) DbUnit
8 3 (1.21%) JProfiler
8 3 (1.21%) Rational Rose
8 3 (1.21%) Subversion
8 3 (1.21%) ArgoUML
8 3 (1.21%) FitNesse
General
1 57 (23.08%) Finance
2 44 (17.81%) Automotive
3 9 (3.64%) Marketing
4 8 (3.24%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.43%) Banking
6 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.21%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 131 (53.04%) Developer
2 93 (37.65%) Java Developer
3 42 (17.00%) Analyst
4 29 (11.74%) Support Analyst
5 26 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 24 (9.72%) Senior Developer
7 22 (8.91%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (8.10%) Applications Support Analyst
9 17 (6.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 15 (6.07%) Software Developer
11 14 (5.67%) Project Manager
12 10 (4.05%) Architect
13 9 (3.64%) Production Support Analyst
14 8 (3.24%) Automation Specialist
14 8 (3.24%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
14 8 (3.24%) Graduate
14 8 (3.24%) Test Specialist
15 7 (2.83%) Analyst Developer
15 7 (2.83%) Delivery Manager
15 7 (2.83%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (37.25%) .NET
2 64 (25.91%) J2EE
3 42 (17.00%) Java SE
4 35 (14.17%) Spring
5 34 (13.77%) Hibernate
6 30 (12.15%) XML
7 28 (11.34%) Java EE
8 26 (10.53%) Struts
9 24 (9.72%) Web Services
10 22 (8.91%) HTML
11 21 (8.50%) CSS
11 21 (8.50%) JPA
12 20 (8.10%) JMS
13 16 (6.48%) jQuery
14 15 (6.07%) Spring MVC
14 15 (6.07%) ASP.NET
15 14 (5.67%) EJB
16 10 (4.05%) Servlets
17 9 (3.64%) XSD
17 9 (3.64%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.31%) Open Source
3 20 (8.10%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.24%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.02%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.02%) User Experience
6 4 (1.62%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.21%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.21%) Life Science
8 2 (0.81%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.81%) LIMS
9 1 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.40%) AS400
9 1 (0.40%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.40%) iPhone
9 1 (0.40%) iSeries
9 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.60%) Windows
2 25 (10.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (5.26%) Linux
4 12 (4.86%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.43%) Android
6 4 (1.62%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (34.41%) E-Commerce
2 56 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (17.81%) OO
4 37 (14.98%) MVC
5 20 (8.10%) SOA
5 20 (8.10%) Unit Testing
6 19 (7.69%) Validation
7 18 (7.29%) Software Engineering
8 17 (6.88%) Project Management
9 16 (6.48%) Waterfall
10 14 (5.67%) OOP
11 13 (5.26%) Change Control
11 13 (5.26%) Web Analytics
11 13 (5.26%) Problem Management
11 13 (5.26%) Web Development
11 13 (5.26%) Analytics
12 12 (4.86%) Incident Management
13 11 (4.45%) Test Automation
14 10 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (4.05%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (34.41%) SQL
2 59 (23.89%) JavaScript
3 41 (16.60%) C#
4 22 (8.91%) PL/SQL
5 18 (7.29%) PHP
6 16 (6.48%) VBA
7 11 (4.45%) Python
8 9 (3.64%) VB
8 9 (3.64%) Perl
9 8 (3.24%) VBScript
10 6 (2.43%) C
10 6 (2.43%) C++
10 6 (2.43%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.21%) Ruby
11 3 (1.21%) Groovy
11 3 (1.21%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.21%) SOQL
11 3 (1.21%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.81%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 40 (16.19%) Degree
2 14 (5.67%) ISEB
3 8 (3.24%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.40%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.21%) XenApp
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.62%) Puppet
2 3 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.40%) Opsview
Vendors
1 58 (23.48%) Oracle
2 21 (8.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.48%) IBM
3 16 (6.48%) webMethods
4 14 (5.67%) Software AG
5 12 (4.86%) HP
6 11 (4.45%) Google
7 10 (4.05%) SAP
8 8 (3.24%) JD Edwards
8 8 (3.24%) Twitter
9 5 (2.02%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.21%) VMware
11 3 (1.21%) NetApp
11 3 (1.21%) EMC
11 3 (1.21%) Citrix
12 1 (0.40%) Dell
12 1 (0.40%) AccuRev
12 1 (0.40%) Splunk
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chelmsford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Brentwood
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
Colchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 22 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago