The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 72 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 20 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.59% 0.74% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Java 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
1142 1038 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 91.00% 95.67% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 865 845 834
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,820 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 September 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 -7 7 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Colchester +1 1 £50,000 -
Senior Java Developer
East of England

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (96.77%) Spring
3 26 (83.87%) SQL
4 25 (80.65%) Struts
5 23 (74.19%) JPA
6 18 (58.06%) SDLC
7 16 (51.61%) Unit Testing
8 15 (48.39%) Servlets
8 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
9 14 (45.16%) JBoss
10 13 (41.94%) JavaBeans
11 12 (38.71%) EJB
11 12 (38.71%) MVC
12 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
12 11 (35.48%) Java SE
12 11 (35.48%) Eclipse
12 11 (35.48%) Eclipse RCP
12 11 (35.48%) Spring MVC
13 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (25.81%) E-business
15 7 (22.58%) J2EE
16 6 (19.35%) TDD
17 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
17 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
17 5 (16.13%) Degree
17 5 (16.13%) jQuery
18 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
18 4 (12.90%) MySQL
18 4 (12.90%) Oracle

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (45.16%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Eclipse
1 11 (35.48%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 3 (9.68%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) Spring
2 25 (80.65%) Struts
3 23 (74.19%) JPA
4 15 (48.39%) Servlets
5 13 (41.94%) JavaBeans
6 12 (38.71%) EJB
7 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
7 11 (35.48%) Java SE
7 11 (35.48%) Spring MVC
8 7 (22.58%) J2EE
9 5 (16.13%) jQuery
10 3 (9.68%) JSP
11 2 (6.45%) Java EE
12 1 (3.23%) HTML
12 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) SDLC
2 16 (51.61%) Unit Testing
3 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
4 12 (38.71%) MVC
5 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.81%) E-business
7 6 (19.35%) TDD
8 3 (9.68%) Scrum
9 2 (6.45%) Validation
9 2 (6.45%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (83.87%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 2 days ago