The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 24 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 20 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 11.17% 2.65% 3.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.83% 4.90% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 8
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.44%
J2EE
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
96 102 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 53.63% 53.97% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 88 93 48
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

J2EE
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Colchester region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Colchester

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Colchester

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (85.71%) Oracle
3 33 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 32 (76.19%) Relational Database
5 31 (73.81%) Software Engineering
5 31 (73.81%) Ajax
6 29 (69.05%) JBoss
6 29 (69.05%) PL/SQL
6 29 (69.05%) HTML
6 29 (69.05%) CSS
7 28 (66.67%) OOP
7 28 (66.67%) OO
7 28 (66.67%) Swing
7 28 (66.67%) E-Commerce
7 28 (66.67%) Degree
7 28 (66.67%) Computer Science
7 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (61.90%) WebSphere
8 26 (61.90%) WebLogic
9 24 (57.14%) Oracle Database
9 24 (57.14%) Open Source
10 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
11 22 (52.38%) RDBMS
12 8 (19.05%) SQL
12 8 (19.05%) jQuery
13 7 (16.67%) Spring
13 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
13 7 (16.67%) Finance
14 5 (11.90%) Automotive
15 4 (9.52%) Project Management

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (69.05%) JBoss
2 26 (61.90%) WebLogic
2 26 (61.90%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.38%) Node.js
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (76.19%) Relational Database
2 24 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
4 22 (52.38%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (7.14%) Apache Hive
5 3 (7.14%) Big Data
5 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.14%) Neo4j
5 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Automotive
3 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
1 42 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 32 (76.19%) Senior Developer
2 32 (76.19%) Senior Java Developer
3 24 (57.14%) Agile Developer
3 24 (57.14%) Agile Java Developer
3 24 (57.14%) J2EE Developer
3 24 (57.14%) J2EE Programmer
3 24 (57.14%) Java Programmer
3 24 (57.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 24 (57.14%) Oracle Developer
3 24 (57.14%) Programmer
3 24 (57.14%) Senior Agile Developer
3 24 (57.14%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 24 (57.14%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 24 (57.14%) Senior Java Programmer
3 24 (57.14%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 24 (57.14%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 24 (57.14%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (2.38%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) Ajax
2 29 (69.05%) CSS
2 29 (69.05%) HTML
3 28 (66.67%) Swing
4 8 (19.05%) jQuery
5 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 7 (16.67%) Spring
6 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.52%) EJB
6 4 (9.52%) JSON
6 4 (9.52%) JSP
7 3 (7.14%) Apache Camel
7 3 (7.14%) OSGi
7 3 (7.14%) REST
7 3 (7.14%) SOAP
7 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (7.14%) XML
8 1 (2.38%) JDBC
8 1 (2.38%) TopLink
8 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Software Engineering
2 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 28 (66.67%) OO
2 28 (66.67%) OOP
3 24 (57.14%) Open Source
4 4 (9.52%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (9.52%) MVC
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.14%) Functional Programming
5 3 (7.14%) SOA
5 3 (7.14%) TDD
5 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.38%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 29 (69.05%) PL/SQL
4 8 (19.05%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) Groovy
5 3 (7.14%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) ABAP
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 36 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) IBM
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) SAP