Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Java Developer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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

Junior Java Developer
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 126 137
Rank change year-on-year +45 +11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java Developer 20 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.47% 0.50% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.52% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 1
Essex median annual salary £24,000 £30,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +36.36% -13.73%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £23,000
East of England median annual salary £24,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% -1.64% +19.61%

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 1,307 1,733 1,947
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 96.44% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,108 1,426 1,573
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,875 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

Junior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Java Developer in Essex

Junior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Junior Java Developer in Essex

Junior 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 Junior Java Developer within the Essex region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Chelmsford - 9 £24,000 - 1
Colchester - 5 £30,000 -
Witham - 5 £22,000 -
Junior Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, Junior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region featuring Junior Java Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 15 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (75.00%) J2EE
3 14 (70.00%) MySQL
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) MVC
3 14 (70.00%) Automotive
3 14 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (70.00%) Spring
3 14 (70.00%) Java EE
4 10 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) Pair Programming
5 9 (45.00%) Subversion
5 9 (45.00%) Struts
5 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (45.00%) JUnit
5 9 (45.00%) jQuery
5 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (45.00%) JPA
5 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (30.00%) Java SE
6 6 (30.00%) Java 8
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) Swing
7 5 (25.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) JSP

Junior 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 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (45.00%) JUnit
1 9 (45.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) Gradle
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 14 (70.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) J2EE
2 14 (70.00%) Java EE
2 14 (70.00%) Spring
3 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (45.00%) JPA
4 9 (45.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) Struts
5 6 (30.00%) Java SE
6 5 (25.00%) Ajax
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) JSP
6 5 (25.00%) Servlets
6 5 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 5 (25.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) MVC
1 14 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Pair Programming
3 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (25.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) OOP
5 5 (25.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Java 8
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle