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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 77 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 21 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.67% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
1181 1235 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.03% 95.66% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1053 863
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 +1 7 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Java Developer
East of England

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (96.67%) Spring
3 27 (90.00%) SQL
4 24 (80.00%) Struts
5 22 (73.33%) JPA
6 17 (56.67%) SDLC
7 14 (46.67%) Spring MVC
7 14 (46.67%) MVC
8 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
9 12 (40.00%) Servlets
10 11 (36.67%) JavaBeans
10 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
10 11 (36.67%) Java SE
10 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (30.00%) E-business
12 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
12 8 (26.67%) JBoss
12 8 (26.67%) J2EE
13 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
13 7 (23.33%) EJB
13 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (23.33%) TDD
14 6 (20.00%) Degree
14 6 (20.00%) Eclipse RCP
14 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
15 5 (16.67%) JSP
15 5 (16.67%) Oracle
15 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
15 5 (16.67%) jQuery
16 4 (13.33%) NoSQL

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (26.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (20.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) jMock
2 2 (6.67%) Mockito
General
1 3 (10.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) Spring
2 24 (80.00%) Struts
3 22 (73.33%) JPA
4 14 (46.67%) Spring MVC
5 12 (40.00%) Servlets
6 11 (36.67%) Java SE
6 11 (36.67%) JavaBeans
7 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 8 (26.67%) J2EE
8 7 (23.33%) EJB
9 5 (16.67%) JSP
9 5 (16.67%) jQuery
10 3 (10.00%) HTML
11 1 (3.33%) CSS
11 1 (3.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) SDLC
2 14 (46.67%) MVC
3 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
5 9 (30.00%) E-business
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) Open Source
8 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.33%) Document Management
9 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (90.00%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care a
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago