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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 72 91 104
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 25 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.50% 0.69% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 0.71% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 6
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
971 1273 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.91% 97.70% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 767 1036 1110
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average 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 average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram 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 30 April 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 - 15 £62,500 -
Saffron Walden - 5 £47,500 -
Senior Java Developer
East of England

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 55 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (76.36%) J2EE
2 42 (76.36%) JBoss
3 40 (72.73%) Oracle
3 40 (72.73%) Degree
3 40 (72.73%) Computer Science
4 38 (69.09%) Software Engineering
5 35 (63.64%) PL/SQL
6 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 33 (60.00%) Relational Database
7 32 (58.18%) WebSphere
7 32 (58.18%) WebLogic
8 30 (54.55%) HTML
8 30 (54.55%) RDBMS
9 29 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (50.91%) CSS
10 28 (50.91%) SQL
11 27 (49.09%) Swing
11 27 (49.09%) OOP
11 27 (49.09%) OO
11 27 (49.09%) E-Commerce
11 27 (49.09%) Ajax
12 26 (47.27%) Oracle Database
13 25 (45.45%) Open Source
13 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
14 13 (23.64%) Spring
15 11 (20.00%) Hibernate
16 7 (12.73%) SDLC
16 7 (12.73%) GlassFish
16 7 (12.73%) JPA

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 42 (76.36%) JBoss
2 32 (58.18%) WebLogic
2 32 (58.18%) WebSphere
3 7 (12.73%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Node.js
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 30 (54.55%) RDBMS
3 26 (47.27%) Oracle Database
4 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Gradle
2 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.27%) Ant
3 4 (7.27%) Maven
4 3 (5.45%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (3.64%) Gerrit
5 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.64%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.64%) JUnit
General
1 6 (10.91%) Automotive
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (76.36%) J2EE
2 30 (54.55%) HTML
3 28 (50.91%) CSS
4 27 (49.09%) Ajax
4 27 (49.09%) Swing
5 13 (23.64%) Spring
6 11 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 7 (12.73%) JPA
7 7 (12.73%) Struts
8 5 (9.09%) Java EE
9 4 (7.27%) Java SE
9 4 (7.27%) JMS
10 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.45%) EJB
10 3 (5.45%) JavaBeans
10 3 (5.45%) Servlets
11 2 (3.64%) HTML5
11 2 (3.64%) JSON
11 2 (3.64%) SOAP
11 2 (3.64%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.09%) Internet of Things
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Linux
1 2 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) Software Engineering
2 29 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (49.09%) E-Commerce
3 27 (49.09%) OO
3 27 (49.09%) OOP
4 25 (45.45%) Open Source
5 7 (12.73%) SDLC
6 4 (7.27%) E-business
6 4 (7.27%) Validation
7 3 (5.45%) Project Management
7 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.64%) Document Management
8 2 (3.64%) MVC
8 2 (3.64%) TDD
9 1 (1.82%) Open Source Development
9 1 (1.82%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (63.64%) PL/SQL
3 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (50.91%) SQL
5 7 (12.73%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.09%) C
6 5 (9.09%) C++
6 5 (9.09%) Perl
6 5 (9.09%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) ABAP
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (72.73%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) IBM
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) SAP