Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Programmer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Java Programmer
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 98 126
Rank change year-on-year -7 +28 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 6 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.43% 1.62% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.75% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 33 26
Essex median annual salary £51,250 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% +38.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +38.89% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1330 1947 2499
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.00% 92.76% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1498 1851
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,485
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Programmer in Essex

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Java Programmer in Essex

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Programmer in Essex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Programmer in Essex

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -4 3 £35,000 -44.00%
Chelmsford -8 2 £55,000 +129.17%
Java Programmer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Java Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Java EE
2 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) Servlets
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Swing
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) Maven
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) EJB
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (16.67%) E-business

Java Programmer 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 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Gradle
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Java EE
1 5 (83.33%) JSP
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
1 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Servlets
2 4 (66.67%) Swing
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) EJB
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) JMS
5 1 (16.67%) JPA
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Spring Security
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) E-business
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle