The first table below looks at the demand for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 244 224 199
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -25
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 21 28 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.36% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.84% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 78
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3048 3349 3913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.57% 43.31% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2641 3062 3395
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Java EE
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the East of England region.

Java EE Salary Trend in the East of England

Java EE
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Java EE Salary Histogram in the East of England

Java EE
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +3 7 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Hertfordshire -24 7 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Suffolk +5 3 £60,000 +92.00%
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £44,750 +11.87% 1
Bedfordshire -1 2 £46,250 +77.88%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 97 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (62.89%) Web Services
3 53 (54.64%) JavaScript
4 52 (53.61%) Ajax
4 52 (53.61%) jQuery
5 50 (51.55%) JBoss
6 49 (50.52%) OO
6 49 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (47.42%) SQL Server
7 46 (47.42%) DB2
7 46 (47.42%) Struts
8 45 (46.39%) JSP
9 40 (41.24%) UNIX
10 39 (40.21%) Eclipse
10 39 (40.21%) WebSphere
10 39 (40.21%) Relational Database
11 38 (39.18%) Web Development
11 38 (39.18%) JSF
12 37 (38.14%) Software Engineering
12 37 (38.14%) Migration
12 37 (38.14%) ICEfaces
13 29 (29.90%) MyEclipse
13 29 (29.90%) SQL Server 2008
13 29 (29.90%) SQL Server 2005
13 29 (29.90%) RAD
13 29 (29.90%) WebSphere Application Server
14 28 (28.87%) Spring
15 24 (24.74%) TDD
15 24 (24.74%) SQL
16 21 (21.65%) XML

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (40.21%) WebSphere
2 29 (29.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (10.31%) WebLogic
4 9 (9.28%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.22%) GlassFish
6 4 (4.12%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.06%) Node.js
7 2 (2.06%) Apache
7 2 (2.06%) IIS
8 1 (1.03%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) Wireshark
1 3 (3.09%) HTTP
2 2 (2.06%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.06%) SSL
2 2 (2.06%) X.509
2 2 (2.06%) LDAP
3 1 (1.03%) 2G
3 1 (1.03%) RNC
3 1 (1.03%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.03%) DHCP
3 1 (1.03%) 3G
3 1 (1.03%) IPv4
3 1 (1.03%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (47.42%) SQL Server
1 46 (47.42%) DB2
2 39 (40.21%) Relational Database
3 29 (29.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (29.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.25%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.15%) Data Mining
5 5 (5.15%) Big Data
6 4 (4.12%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.12%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (40.21%) Eclipse
2 29 (29.90%) MyEclipse
3 19 (19.59%) JUnit
3 19 (19.59%) Maven
4 6 (6.19%) Ant
5 5 (5.15%) Subversion
6 4 (4.12%) Gradle
7 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.06%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.03%) JMeter
9 1 (1.03%) NUnit
9 1 (1.03%) ArgoUML
9 1 (1.03%) Cactus
9 1 (1.03%) Rational Rose
9 1 (1.03%) Hudson
9 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.03%) DbUnit
9 1 (1.03%) JProfiler
9 1 (1.03%) Valgrind
General
1 7 (7.22%) Retail
2 3 (3.09%) Marketing
3 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.03%) Automotive
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (68.04%) Developer
2 52 (53.61%) Java Developer
3 26 (26.80%) Software Engineer
4 24 (24.74%) Java Software Engineer
5 13 (13.40%) Architect
6 12 (12.37%) Senior Developer
7 11 (11.34%) Technical Architect
8 10 (10.31%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (8.25%) Java Architect
10 6 (6.19%) Java Technical Architect
10 6 (6.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Senior Java Consultant
11 4 (4.12%) Senior Consultant
11 4 (4.12%) Consultant
11 4 (4.12%) Java Consultant
12 2 (2.06%) Senior Architect
12 2 (2.06%) Analyst
12 2 (2.06%) Software Developer
12 2 (2.06%) JavaScript Developer
12 2 (2.06%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (62.89%) Web Services
2 52 (53.61%) Ajax
2 52 (53.61%) jQuery
3 46 (47.42%) Struts
4 45 (46.39%) JSP
5 38 (39.18%) JSF
6 37 (38.14%) ICEfaces
7 28 (28.87%) Spring
8 21 (21.65%) XML
9 14 (14.43%) HTML
9 14 (14.43%) XSLT
9 14 (14.43%) Hibernate
10 13 (13.40%) RESTful
11 12 (12.37%) Servlets
12 11 (11.34%) CSS
12 11 (11.34%) J2EE
12 11 (11.34%) JAX-RS
13 9 (9.28%) SOAP
13 9 (9.28%) REST
14 8 (8.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.09%) DataPower
1 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.06%) Open Source
2 2 (2.06%) PKI
2 2 (2.06%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.03%) Handset
3 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.03%) Informatics
3 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (41.24%) UNIX
2 11 (11.34%) Linux
3 8 (8.25%) AIX
4 2 (2.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.52%) OO
1 49 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (39.18%) Web Development
3 37 (38.14%) Software Engineering
3 37 (38.14%) Migration
4 29 (29.90%) RAD
5 24 (24.74%) TDD
6 18 (18.56%) Scrum
7 15 (15.46%) Analytics
8 10 (10.31%) E-Commerce
8 10 (10.31%) SOA
9 9 (9.28%) MVC
10 8 (8.25%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.25%) ETL
10 8 (8.25%) Content Management
11 6 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.19%) UML
12 4 (4.12%) Web Application Development
12 4 (4.12%) OOP
13 3 (3.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (54.64%) JavaScript
3 24 (24.74%) SQL
4 7 (7.22%) PHP
5 5 (5.15%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.15%) Scala
5 5 (5.15%) Groovy
6 3 (3.09%) C++
7 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.06%) Python
7 2 (2.06%) C#
8 1 (1.03%) Ruby
8 1 (1.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (51.55%) JBoss
2 17 (17.53%) Oracle
3 8 (8.25%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.25%) Sunopsis
4 7 (7.22%) CyberSource
4 7 (7.22%) DataCash
4 7 (7.22%) Ogone
5 5 (5.15%) Demandware
6 2 (2.06%) ForgeRock
6 2 (2.06%) Twitter
6 2 (2.06%) Trapeze
7 1 (1.03%) MKS
Witham, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London / Watford
Quant Capital
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago