The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 16 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Java 29 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 15.10% 4.38% 19.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.90% 11.54% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 33
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 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 97 52 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 50.52% 37.96% 61.05%
Number of salaries quoted 84 47 100
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £24,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Chelmsford

Java
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Java in Chelmsford

Java
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Chelmsford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chelmsford region with a requirement for Java.

1 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (60.00%) Spring
3 29 (48.33%) Degree
3 29 (48.33%) Computer Science
3 29 (48.33%) MVC
4 28 (46.67%) SQL
5 22 (36.67%) TDD
6 20 (33.33%) HTML
6 20 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 15 (25.00%) Spring MVC
8 15 (25.00%) Java EE
8 15 (25.00%) J2EE
9 14 (23.33%) OO
9 14 (23.33%) Mathematics
10 13 (21.67%) Client/Server
10 13 (21.67%) Automotive
10 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
11 11 (18.33%) CSS
12 10 (16.67%) .NET
12 10 (16.67%) C#
13 8 (13.33%) iPad
13 8 (13.33%) Test Strategy
13 8 (13.33%) SpecFlow
13 8 (13.33%) Gherkin
13 8 (13.33%) ISTQB
13 8 (13.33%) Selenium
13 8 (13.33%) EJB
13 8 (13.33%) ISEB
13 8 (13.33%) Struts

Java
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) Apache
1 5 (8.33%) JBoss
1 5 (8.33%) NetWeaver
1 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) MySQL
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Selenium
1 8 (13.33%) SpecFlow
2 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (8.33%) Toad
3 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) gulp
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (21.67%) Automotive
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
2 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Developer
2 46 (76.67%) Java Developer
3 16 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 16 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Graduate
4 10 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Graduate Java Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Java Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Agile Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Tester
7 5 (8.33%) Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Programmer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (60.00%) Spring
2 20 (33.33%) HTML
3 15 (25.00%) J2EE
3 15 (25.00%) Java EE
3 15 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
5 11 (18.33%) CSS
6 10 (16.67%) .NET
7 8 (13.33%) EJB
7 8 (13.33%) Gherkin
7 8 (13.33%) Struts
8 7 (11.67%) jQuery
9 6 (10.00%) XML
10 5 (8.33%) Ajax
10 5 (8.33%) JMS
10 5 (8.33%) REST
10 5 (8.33%) SOAP
10 5 (8.33%) Web Services
11 4 (6.67%) Java SE
12 2 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (48.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.67%) Client/Server
3 8 (13.33%) iPad
4 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) MVC
3 22 (36.67%) TDD
4 14 (23.33%) Mathematics
4 14 (23.33%) OO
5 8 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 5 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 5 (8.33%) SDLC
6 5 (8.33%) System Testing
7 4 (6.67%) BDD
7 4 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 4 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.67%) Front End Development
9 1 (1.67%) OOP
9 1 (1.67%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) SQL
2 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) Degree
2 20 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (13.33%) ISEB
3 8 (13.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.67%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle
1 5 (8.33%) Pega
1 5 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
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