The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 88 92 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 17 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.43% 0.71% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.73% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 9
Average salary £62,500 £41,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
1150 1231 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.64% 96.55% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 878 994 735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in Essex

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Colchester - 12 £62,500 -
Chelmsford +10 5 £30,000 -25.00%
Java/J2EE Developer
East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
1 37 (100.00%) J2EE
2 24 (64.86%) JBoss
3 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
3 23 (62.16%) HTML
4 22 (59.46%) CSS
4 22 (59.46%) Degree
4 22 (59.46%) Computer Science
5 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
6 19 (51.35%) E-Commerce
6 19 (51.35%) WebLogic
6 19 (51.35%) PL/SQL
6 19 (51.35%) Oracle
6 19 (51.35%) WebSphere
6 19 (51.35%) Open Source
7 18 (48.65%) Oracle Database
7 18 (48.65%) Relational Database
7 18 (48.65%) Ajax
7 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
7 18 (48.65%) Swing
7 18 (48.65%) OOP
7 18 (48.65%) OO
7 18 (48.65%) RDBMS
8 16 (43.24%) Spring
9 14 (37.84%) Hibernate
9 14 (37.84%) MVC
9 14 (37.84%) SQL
10 12 (32.43%) Struts
10 12 (32.43%) JPA

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (64.86%) JBoss
2 19 (51.35%) WebLogic
2 19 (51.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) Oracle Database
1 18 (48.65%) RDBMS
1 18 (48.65%) Relational Database
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.51%) Eclipse RCP
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) jMock
4 1 (2.70%) Mockito
General
1 9 (24.32%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) J2EE
2 23 (62.16%) HTML
3 22 (59.46%) CSS
4 18 (48.65%) Ajax
4 18 (48.65%) Swing
5 16 (43.24%) Spring
6 14 (37.84%) Hibernate
7 12 (32.43%) JPA
7 12 (32.43%) Struts
8 11 (29.73%) Spring MVC
9 10 (27.03%) EJB
9 10 (27.03%) Java SE
9 10 (27.03%) Servlets
10 9 (24.32%) Java EE
11 7 (18.92%) jQuery
12 2 (5.41%) JSP
13 1 (2.70%) JMS
13 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (59.46%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
2 19 (51.35%) E-Commerce
2 19 (51.35%) Open Source
3 18 (48.65%) OO
3 18 (48.65%) OOP
4 14 (37.84%) MVC
5 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 1 (2.70%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
3 19 (51.35%) PL/SQL
4 14 (37.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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Posted: 19 days ago