Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Senior Java Developer
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - +39 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 16 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 4.60% - 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% - 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 8
Chelmsford median annual salary £50,000 - £52,500
10th Percentile £46,875 - £46,375
90th Percentile £52,500 - £57,500
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +19.05% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chelmsford
Permanent vacancies in Chelmsford with a recognized job title 321 310 307
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.24% 91.72% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 301 282 273
Chelmsford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £21,000 £26,275 £21,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £61,250 £65,500
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Chelmsford

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Chelmsford

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Chelmsford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Chelmsford

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) Spring
3 14 (87.50%) JPA
4 13 (81.25%) Java EE
5 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (68.75%) EJB
6 11 (68.75%) Struts
6 11 (68.75%) MVC
6 11 (68.75%) HTML
6 11 (68.75%) Spring MVC
7 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
7 10 (62.50%) SDLC
7 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
7 10 (62.50%) JBoss
7 10 (62.50%) CSS
8 9 (56.25%) WildFly
9 7 (43.75%) Spring Boot
9 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
10 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
10 6 (37.50%) Sass
10 6 (37.50%) LESS
11 5 (31.25%) SQL
12 4 (25.00%) TDD
12 4 (25.00%) Degree
12 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 3 (18.75%) Java SE
13 3 (18.75%) SWT
13 3 (18.75%) OSGi
13 3 (18.75%) JavaBeans

Senior 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) JBoss
2 9 (56.25%) WildFly
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) jMock
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Mockito
General
1 3 (18.75%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) Spring
2 14 (87.50%) JPA
3 13 (81.25%) Java EE
4 11 (68.75%) EJB
4 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 11 (68.75%) Spring MVC
4 11 (68.75%) Struts
5 10 (62.50%) CSS
5 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
6 7 (43.75%) Spring Boot
7 6 (37.50%) LESS
7 6 (37.50%) Sass
8 3 (18.75%) Java SE
8 3 (18.75%) JavaBeans
8 3 (18.75%) OSGi
8 3 (18.75%) SWT
9 1 (6.25%) J2EE
9 1 (6.25%) JSP
9 1 (6.25%) Spring Security
9 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) SDLC
4 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) E-business
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree