The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Java SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 94 83
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 3 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.31% 0.100% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.24% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 19
Median salary £45,000 £24,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% -46.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £24,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.66%  

Java SE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 398 409 446
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 41.68% 40.82% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 330 343 364
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Java SE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java SE in Essex

Java SE
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Java SE in Essex

Java SE
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java SE in Essex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java SE in Essex

Java SE
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 SE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Chelmsford -16 1 £45,000 +87.50%
Colchester - 1 £32,500 -
Witham - 1 £50,000 -
Java SE
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE 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 Essex region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Java EE
3 10 (62.50%) Spring
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (50.00%) JPA
6 7 (43.75%) Spring MVC
6 7 (43.75%) MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Degree
8 5 (31.25%) SWT
8 5 (31.25%) OSGi
9 3 (18.75%) E-business
9 3 (18.75%) Struts
9 3 (18.75%) JBoss
9 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
9 3 (18.75%) SDLC
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 1 (6.25%) Automotive
11 1 (6.25%) Subversion
11 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (6.25%) OO
11 1 (6.25%) J2EE
11 1 (6.25%) MySQL
11 1 (6.25%) Oracle
11 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
11 1 (6.25%) WebLogic

Java SE
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 3 (18.75%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (93.75%) Java Developer
3 11 (68.75%) Senior Developer
3 11 (68.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Java Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Java Programmer
4 4 (25.00%) Programmer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Programmer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Java EE
2 10 (62.50%) Spring
3 8 (50.00%) JPA
4 7 (43.75%) Spring MVC
5 5 (31.25%) OSGi
5 5 (31.25%) SWT
6 3 (18.75%) Struts
7 1 (6.25%) J2EE
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) JSP
7 1 (6.25%) Servlets
7 1 (6.25%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (43.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) E-business
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com