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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 67 68 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 33 36 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.71% 2.58% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.55% 6.56% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 5
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
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
437 549 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.88% 39.30% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 364 469 306
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(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
Chelmsford +15 15 £35,000 -20.00% 2
Colchester -6 7 £45,000 -
Brentwood -10 2 - -
Saffron Walden - 2 £45,000 -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 65 (98.48%) Java
2 34 (51.52%) SQL
3 30 (45.45%) Spring
4 28 (42.42%) HTML
5 25 (37.88%) JavaScript
6 24 (36.36%) Struts
7 21 (31.82%) Degree
7 21 (31.82%) CSS
8 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
9 19 (28.79%) MVC
10 18 (27.27%) JBoss
11 17 (25.76%) JPA
11 17 (25.76%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (22.73%) Hibernate
13 14 (21.21%) E-business
13 14 (21.21%) JSP
13 14 (21.21%) Computer Science
13 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (19.70%) EJB
15 12 (18.18%) Automotive
15 12 (18.18%) WebSphere
16 11 (16.67%) Spring MVC
17 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
18 9 (13.64%) jQuery
18 9 (13.64%) Open Source
18 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
18 9 (13.64%) Oracle
19 8 (12.12%) Ant
19 8 (12.12%) JUnit
19 8 (12.12%) Servlets

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (27.27%) JBoss
2 12 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.06%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (10.61%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Ant
1 8 (12.12%) JUnit
2 7 (10.61%) Maven
3 6 (9.09%) Mockito
3 6 (9.09%) jMock
4 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.55%) Gradle
6 2 (3.03%) Subversion
6 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.52%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 12 (18.18%) Automotive
2 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (92.42%) Developer
2 54 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 23 (34.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 13 (19.70%) J2EE Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Programmer
5 8 (12.12%) Java Programmer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Graduate Java Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Graduate
7 5 (7.58%) Developer Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Junior
8 4 (6.06%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Junior Java Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) Spring
2 28 (42.42%) HTML
3 24 (36.36%) Struts
4 21 (31.82%) CSS
5 17 (25.76%) JPA
6 15 (22.73%) Hibernate
7 14 (21.21%) JSP
8 13 (19.70%) EJB
9 11 (16.67%) Spring MVC
10 9 (13.64%) jQuery
11 8 (12.12%) Servlets
11 8 (12.12%) J2SE
12 5 (7.58%) Swing
13 4 (6.06%) Web Services
13 4 (6.06%) Java SE
13 4 (6.06%) Java EE
13 4 (6.06%) Ajax
14 3 (4.55%) HTML5
14 3 (4.55%) JMS
14 3 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (21.21%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.64%) Open Source
4 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
2 19 (28.79%) MVC
3 14 (21.21%) E-business
3 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
5 8 (12.12%) Web Application Development
6 7 (10.61%) TDD
6 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (9.09%) Web Development
8 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.06%) OOP
9 4 (6.06%) OO
9 4 (6.06%) Project Management
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (4.55%) Workflow
11 2 (3.03%) Identity Management
11 2 (3.03%) SOA
11 2 (3.03%) Information Security
11 2 (3.03%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (98.48%) Java
2 34 (51.52%) SQL
3 25 (37.88%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.03%) VB
5 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Business Objects
3 3 (4.55%) IBM
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago