The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Java/J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 87 92 95
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 11 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.09% 0.90% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.92% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 13
Median salary £62,500 £37,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+67.78% -17.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Java/J2EE Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
973 1298 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.82% 97.59% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 780 1056 1121
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Essex region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 May 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 11 £62,500 +38.88%
Java/J2EE Developer
East of England

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Java/J2EE Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Java
1 29 (100.00%) J2EE
2 25 (86.21%) JBoss
2 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 25 (86.21%) CSS
2 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 25 (86.21%) Degree
2 25 (86.21%) Computer Science
3 24 (82.76%) Software Engineering
3 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (82.76%) E-Commerce
4 23 (79.31%) Swing
4 23 (79.31%) OOP
4 23 (79.31%) OO
4 23 (79.31%) Oracle
4 23 (79.31%) WebLogic
4 23 (79.31%) Ajax
4 23 (79.31%) WebSphere
4 23 (79.31%) Oracle Database
4 23 (79.31%) Relational Database
4 23 (79.31%) Open Source
5 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
5 20 (68.97%) PL/SQL
5 20 (68.97%) RDBMS
6 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
6 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 4 (13.79%) Spring
7 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
7 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.34%) JPA

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
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 25 (86.21%) JBoss
2 23 (79.31%) WebLogic
2 23 (79.31%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) Oracle Database
1 23 (79.31%) Relational Database
2 20 (68.97%) RDBMS
2 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.90%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) J2EE
2 25 (86.21%) CSS
2 25 (86.21%) HTML
3 23 (79.31%) Ajax
3 23 (79.31%) Swing
4 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
4 4 (13.79%) Spring
5 3 (10.34%) JPA
5 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
5 3 (10.34%) Struts
6 2 (6.90%) EJB
6 2 (6.90%) Java SE
6 2 (6.90%) JSP
6 2 (6.90%) Servlets
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (86.21%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (82.76%) E-Commerce
1 24 (82.76%) Software Engineering
2 23 (79.31%) OO
2 23 (79.31%) OOP
2 23 (79.31%) Open Source
3 3 (10.34%) MVC
3 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
4 1 (3.45%) Scrum
4 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
3 20 (68.97%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Oracle