The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 61 54 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +34
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 31 35 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.47% 3.15% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.38% 9.59% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 6
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £37,500 £29,125
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
J2EE
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
420 365 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.52% 32.82% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 329 308 339
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

J2EE
Salary Trend in Essex

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Essex

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Essex

J2EE
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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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
Chelmsford -7 12 £38,000 -5.00% 3
Braintree -4 1 £40,000 -
Basildon - 1 - - 1
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 61 (96.83%) Java
2 38 (60.32%) Spring
3 31 (49.21%) Degree
4 28 (44.44%) MVC
5 23 (36.51%) Hibernate
5 23 (36.51%) Computer Science
5 23 (36.51%) SQL
6 21 (33.33%) JBoss
7 19 (30.16%) HTML
7 19 (30.16%) EJB
8 18 (28.57%) Automotive
9 17 (26.98%) Software Engineering
9 17 (26.98%) JPA
9 17 (26.98%) Struts
10 16 (25.40%) CSS
10 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
10 16 (25.40%) Unit Testing
11 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (20.63%) Spring MVC
13 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (17.46%) Servlets
15 10 (15.87%) JUnit
15 10 (15.87%) E-business
15 10 (15.87%) Eclipse
15 10 (15.87%) JavaBeans
15 10 (15.87%) TDD
15 10 (15.87%) SDLC
16 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
16 9 (14.29%) Oracle
16 9 (14.29%) JSP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 21 (33.33%) JBoss
2 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.52%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.35%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Intranet
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 6 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.35%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.35%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.76%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (15.87%) JUnit
1 10 (15.87%) Eclipse
2 7 (11.11%) Subversion
2 7 (11.11%) Maven
2 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.11%) Ant
3 4 (6.35%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (4.76%) Gradle
5 2 (3.17%) Mockito
5 2 (3.17%) jMock
6 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (28.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (96.83%) Developer
2 58 (92.06%) Java Developer
3 19 (30.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 14 (22.22%) Graduate Java Developer
4 14 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
4 14 (22.22%) Graduate
5 12 (19.05%) Programmer
5 12 (19.05%) Java Programmer
6 10 (15.87%) J2EE Developer
7 9 (14.29%) Junior Developer
7 9 (14.29%) Junior
7 9 (14.29%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 9 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
8 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
9 7 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Developer Analyst
10 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Analyst
11 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (60.32%) Spring
2 23 (36.51%) Hibernate
3 19 (30.16%) HTML
3 19 (30.16%) EJB
4 17 (26.98%) Struts
4 17 (26.98%) JPA
5 16 (25.40%) CSS
6 13 (20.63%) Spring MVC
7 11 (17.46%) Servlets
8 10 (15.87%) JavaBeans
9 9 (14.29%) JSP
10 8 (12.70%) jQuery
11 5 (7.94%) Java SE
12 4 (6.35%) Java EE
12 4 (6.35%) Ajax
12 4 (6.35%) J2SE
12 4 (6.35%) Swing
13 3 (4.76%) JMS
14 2 (3.17%) XSLT
14 2 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (36.51%) Computer Science
2 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) MVC
2 17 (26.98%) Software Engineering
3 16 (25.40%) Unit Testing
4 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (15.87%) TDD
5 10 (15.87%) E-business
5 10 (15.87%) SDLC
6 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.52%) Workflow
7 6 (9.52%) OO
8 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.94%) Validation
8 5 (7.94%) Document Management
8 5 (7.94%) Open Source
9 4 (6.35%) OOP
9 4 (6.35%) Project Management
10 3 (4.76%) Web Application Development
11 2 (3.17%) Analytics
11 2 (3.17%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (3.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (96.83%) Java
2 23 (36.51%) SQL
3 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.59%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) Perl
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
5 1 (1.59%) VB
5 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.59%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 31 (49.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) SAP
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