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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 89 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 11 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.90% 1.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 0
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +10.38%
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
1156 1345 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.91% 96.28% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1125 845
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Chelmsford +8 6 £32,000 -24.70% 2
Colchester -7 3 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Java/J2EE Developer
East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Java
1 23 (100.00%) J2EE
2 12 (52.17%) MVC
3 11 (47.83%) Spring
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
4 10 (43.48%) Degree
5 9 (39.13%) Struts
5 9 (39.13%) JPA
6 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (34.78%) JBoss
7 7 (30.43%) EJB
7 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
8 6 (26.09%) HTML
8 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 5 (21.74%) CSS
9 5 (21.74%) Spring MVC
9 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
9 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 3 (13.04%) JUnit
11 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
11 3 (13.04%) Swing
11 3 (13.04%) OOP
11 3 (13.04%) OO
11 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
11 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
11 3 (13.04%) Oracle
11 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
11 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (34.78%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) jMock
3 1 (4.35%) Gradle
3 1 (4.35%) Mockito
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 3 (13.04%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) J2EE
2 11 (47.83%) Spring
3 9 (39.13%) Struts
3 9 (39.13%) JPA
4 7 (30.43%) EJB
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) Spring MVC
6 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
7 3 (13.04%) Swing
7 3 (13.04%) Ajax
7 3 (13.04%) Java SE
8 2 (8.70%) Web Services
9 1 (4.35%) JMS
9 1 (4.35%) XML
9 1 (4.35%) XSD
9 1 (4.35%) XSL
9 1 (4.35%) XSLT
9 1 (4.35%) JSP
9 1 (4.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) MVC
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
3 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) OOP
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) E-business
5 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago