The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 28 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 59 40
Rank change year-on-year +33 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 77 31 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 8.14% 3.08% 5.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.50% 3.23% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76 23 64
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +49.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,875 £25,450 £31,825
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 906 959 1187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.77% 95.33% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3374 4098 4994
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Essex

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Essex

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Essex over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Essex

Java Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +8 21 £50,000 -20.00%
Chelmsford -3 19 £50,000 +108.33% 4
Basildon - 1 - - 2
Witham - 1 £50,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Essex region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 194 (100.00%) Java
2 108 (55.67%) Spring
3 104 (53.61%) Degree
4 101 (52.06%) Computer Science
5 98 (50.52%) Java EE
6 92 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (43.81%) MVC
8 83 (42.78%) Oracle
9 82 (42.27%) Hibernate
10 78 (40.21%) J2EE
11 75 (38.66%) JBoss
11 75 (38.66%) Maven
12 72 (37.11%) Spring MVC
13 71 (36.60%) SQL
14 65 (33.51%) Ant
15 59 (30.41%) PL/SQL
15 59 (30.41%) Swing
16 57 (29.38%) WebSphere
17 56 (28.87%) JMS
17 56 (28.87%) JavaScript
18 55 (28.35%) HTML
19 53 (27.32%) CSS
20 51 (26.29%) Gradle
21 50 (25.77%) GlassFish
22 46 (23.71%) WebLogic
23 43 (22.16%) OO
23 43 (22.16%) Relational Database
24 42 (21.65%) Computer Science Degree
25 40 (20.62%) Tomcat
26 39 (20.10%) SQL Server

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 75 (38.66%) JBoss
2 57 (29.38%) WebSphere
3 50 (25.77%) GlassFish
4 46 (23.71%) WebLogic
5 40 (20.62%) Tomcat
6 17 (8.76%) Apache Pig
6 17 (8.76%) Apache Spark
7 12 (6.19%) Apache
8 4 (2.06%) Apache Geronimo
9 1 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Weka
2 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) HTTP
1 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.16%) Relational Database
2 39 (20.10%) SQL Server
3 37 (19.07%) MySQL
4 35 (18.04%) RDBMS
5 30 (15.46%) NoSQL
6 25 (12.89%) Big Data
7 24 (12.37%) CouchDB
7 24 (12.37%) MongoDB
8 20 (10.31%) Oracle Database
9 17 (8.76%) Hadoop
10 13 (6.70%) Data Mining
11 11 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (5.15%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.55%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.55%) Mahout
13 3 (1.55%) Sqoop
14 1 (0.52%) JasperReports
14 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 75 (38.66%) Maven
2 65 (33.51%) Ant
3 51 (26.29%) Gradle
4 15 (7.73%) Git (software)
5 11 (5.67%) JUnit
6 4 (2.06%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.55%) Hudson
7 3 (1.55%) jMock
7 3 (1.55%) Mockito
8 1 (0.52%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.52%) Subversion
8 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (11.34%) Automotive
2 9 (4.64%) Finance
3 8 (4.12%) Advertising
4 1 (0.52%) Banking
4 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.52%) Marketing
4 1 (0.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (55.67%) Spring
2 98 (50.52%) Java EE
3 82 (42.27%) Hibernate
4 78 (40.21%) J2EE
5 72 (37.11%) Spring MVC
6 59 (30.41%) Swing
7 56 (28.87%) JMS
8 55 (28.35%) HTML
9 53 (27.32%) CSS
10 39 (20.10%) Servlets
11 37 (19.07%) Ajax
12 33 (17.01%) JSP
13 32 (16.49%) EJB
14 21 (10.82%) JPA
15 20 (10.31%) REST
16 19 (9.79%) SOAP
17 15 (7.73%) Java SE
18 13 (6.70%) HTML5
18 13 (6.70%) Web Services
19 10 (5.15%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 101 (52.06%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.73%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.64%) iPad
4 8 (4.12%) Contactless
4 8 (4.12%) EMV
4 8 (4.12%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.52%) Life Science
5 1 (0.52%) LIMS
5 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.82%) Linux
2 7 (3.61%) Unix
3 3 (1.55%) Windows
3 3 (1.55%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.03%) Android
4 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (43.81%) MVC
3 43 (22.16%) OO
4 36 (18.56%) TDD
5 34 (17.53%) OOP
6 33 (17.01%) E-Commerce
7 23 (11.86%) Mentoring
8 20 (10.31%) Software Engineering
9 16 (8.25%) Mathematics
10 14 (7.22%) Unit Testing
11 8 (4.12%) Personalization
11 8 (4.12%) Scrum
11 8 (4.12%) Web Development
12 4 (2.06%) SDLC
13 3 (1.55%) Analytics
13 3 (1.55%) E-business
14 2 (1.03%) Information Management
14 2 (1.03%) Web Design
15 1 (0.52%) Logistics
15 1 (0.52%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 194 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (36.60%) SQL
3 59 (30.41%) PL/SQL
4 56 (28.87%) JavaScript
5 25 (12.89%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.15%) C#
7 8 (4.12%) C++
8 7 (3.61%) PHP
9 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.52%) Scala
9 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 104 (53.61%) Degree
2 42 (21.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (6.19%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) HDFS
Vendors
1 83 (42.78%) Oracle
2 4 (2.06%) Tableau
3 3 (1.55%) Alteryx
4 2 (1.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe
5 1 (0.52%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.52%) Google
5 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-45k Contributory pension Life Insurance and 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k Contributory Pension, Laptop, Life Insurance, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 12 days ago
Basildon
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago