The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Essex / Chelmsford
Rank 10 16 5
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 27 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 14.29% 4.76% 19.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.36% 4.88% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 21
Median salary £47,500 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% +17.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,350 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

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 165 82 128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.30% 97.62% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 138 67 119
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Chelmsford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (73.53%) Degree
3 24 (70.59%) Computer Science
4 16 (47.06%) Spring
5 13 (38.24%) Java EE
6 10 (29.41%) MVC
7 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (26.47%) TDD
7 9 (26.47%) Automotive
7 9 (26.47%) HTML
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 6 (17.65%) CSS
8 6 (17.65%) Spring MVC
9 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
9 5 (14.71%) OO
9 5 (14.71%) J2EE
10 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
10 4 (11.76%) iPad
11 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
11 3 (8.82%) Java SE
11 3 (8.82%) HTTP
12 1 (2.94%) SaaS
12 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
12 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
12 1 (2.94%) JBoss
12 1 (2.94%) Struts
12 1 (2.94%) OOP
12 1 (2.94%) EJB

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (26.47%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Spring
2 13 (38.24%) Java EE
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
4 6 (17.65%) CSS
4 6 (17.65%) Spring MVC
5 5 (14.71%) J2EE
6 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
7 3 (8.82%) Java SE
8 1 (2.94%) .NET
8 1 (2.94%) EJB
8 1 (2.94%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 24 (70.59%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) MVC
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) TDD
3 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
3 5 (14.71%) OO
4 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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