The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 18 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 19 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 9.84% 3.60% 19.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.31% 3.73% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 32
Median salary £50,000 £24,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +108.33% -36.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 168 134 159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.05% 96.40% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 147 112 151
Median salary £42,500 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.18% -13.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Chelmsford

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Chelmsford

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Chelmsford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Chelmsford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chelmsford region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (68.09%) Spring
3 30 (63.83%) Degree
3 30 (63.83%) Computer Science
4 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (53.19%) MVC
5 24 (51.06%) SQL
6 23 (48.94%) TDD
7 21 (44.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 16 (34.04%) Spring MVC
9 15 (31.91%) Java EE
9 15 (31.91%) Mathematics
10 14 (29.79%) HTML
11 13 (27.66%) Automotive
12 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
12 10 (21.28%) J2EE
12 10 (21.28%) CSS
13 9 (19.15%) OO
14 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
14 8 (17.02%) iPad
15 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
15 4 (8.51%) Java SE
16 3 (6.38%) EJB
16 3 (6.38%) Struts
17 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
17 2 (4.26%) .NET
17 2 (4.26%) C#
17 2 (4.26%) jQuery
18 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
18 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (27.66%) Automotive
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (68.09%) Spring
2 16 (34.04%) Spring MVC
3 15 (31.91%) Java EE
4 14 (29.79%) HTML
5 10 (21.28%) CSS
5 10 (21.28%) J2EE
6 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.51%) Java SE
8 3 (6.38%) EJB
8 3 (6.38%) Struts
9 2 (4.26%) .NET
9 2 (4.26%) jQuery
10 1 (2.13%) .NET Core
10 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.13%) JSON
10 1 (2.13%) RESTful
10 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (63.83%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (53.19%) MVC
2 23 (48.94%) TDD
3 15 (31.91%) Mathematics
4 9 (19.15%) OO
5 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.13%) OOP
6 1 (2.13%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (51.06%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (63.83%) Degree
2 21 (44.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
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