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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Essex / Chelmsford
Rank 9 12 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Java 34 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 17.53% 9.52% 19.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 21.62% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 21
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 85 37 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 43.81% 44.05% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 30 54
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +15.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Chelmsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (60.00%) Degree
2 26 (57.78%) Computer Science
3 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) Spring
4 14 (31.11%) Java EE
5 11 (24.44%) HTML
5 11 (24.44%) MVC
6 10 (22.22%) Automotive
6 10 (22.22%) SQL
6 10 (22.22%) TDD
7 8 (17.78%) .NET
7 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
7 8 (17.78%) C#
7 8 (17.78%) CSS
8 7 (15.56%) Client/Server
8 7 (15.56%) ISEB
8 7 (15.56%) ISTQB
8 7 (15.56%) Spring MVC
8 7 (15.56%) Selenium
8 7 (15.56%) Test Strategy
8 7 (15.56%) SpecFlow
8 7 (15.56%) Gherkin
9 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
10 5 (11.11%) OO
10 5 (11.11%) J2EE
11 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
11 4 (8.89%) HTTP
11 4 (8.89%) iPad
11 4 (8.89%) BDD
12 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing

Java
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 (2.22%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Selenium
1 7 (15.56%) SpecFlow
2 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.22%) gulp
General
1 10 (22.22%) Automotive
2 2 (4.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Developer
2 35 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Graduate
3 16 (35.56%) Graduate Developer
4 15 (33.33%) Graduate Java Developer
5 11 (24.44%) Java Engineer
5 11 (24.44%) Java Software Developer
5 11 (24.44%) Senior Developer
5 11 (24.44%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (24.44%) Software Developer
6 10 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 10 (22.22%) Graduate Java Engineer
6 10 (22.22%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
6 10 (22.22%) Graduate Programmer
6 10 (22.22%) Graduate Software Developer
6 10 (22.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 10 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (22.22%) Programmer
6 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
6 10 (22.22%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) Spring
2 14 (31.11%) Java EE
3 11 (24.44%) HTML
4 8 (17.78%) .NET
4 8 (17.78%) CSS
5 7 (15.56%) Gherkin
5 7 (15.56%) Spring MVC
6 5 (11.11%) J2EE
7 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.67%) Java SE
9 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.22%) EJB
9 1 (2.22%) HTML5
9 1 (2.22%) HTML5 Canvas
9 1 (2.22%) JSON
9 1 (2.22%) Node.js
9 1 (2.22%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 26 (57.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.56%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.89%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) MVC
3 10 (22.22%) TDD
4 7 (15.56%) Test Strategy
5 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
6 5 (11.11%) OO
7 4 (8.89%) BDD
8 3 (6.67%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.22%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.22%) OOP
9 1 (2.22%) Project Management
9 1 (2.22%) Scrum
9 1 (2.22%) SDLC
9 1 (2.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) C#
2 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) C++
3 2 (4.44%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) ISEB
2 7 (15.56%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
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