The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 70 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 28 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.79% 2.78% 2.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.22% 8.04% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 31
Median salary £60,000 £39,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.86% -7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +4.44%
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
450 460 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.78% 34.59% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 375 389 427
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Essex

J2EE
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +15 17 £62,500 +38.88%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £43,500 -
Harlow - 1 £40,000 -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 74 (96.10%) Java
2 51 (66.23%) Oracle
3 48 (62.34%) Degree
4 47 (61.04%) Computer Science
5 43 (55.84%) Relational Database
6 41 (53.25%) JavaScript
6 41 (53.25%) JBoss
7 39 (50.65%) HTML
7 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (48.05%) Software Engineering
8 37 (48.05%) CSS
9 36 (46.75%) Swing
10 34 (44.16%) WebLogic
10 34 (44.16%) PL/SQL
10 34 (44.16%) Ajax
11 33 (42.86%) WebSphere
11 33 (42.86%) E-Commerce
12 31 (40.26%) OOP
12 31 (40.26%) OO
13 30 (38.96%) RDBMS
14 29 (37.66%) SQL Server
15 26 (33.77%) Oracle Database
16 25 (32.47%) Spring
17 24 (31.17%) Hibernate
18 23 (29.87%) Open Source
18 23 (29.87%) SQL
19 13 (16.88%) Automotive
20 12 (15.58%) MVC
21 11 (14.29%) jQuery
22 10 (12.99%) Maven

J2EE
Top Related 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 41 (53.25%) JBoss
2 34 (44.16%) WebLogic
3 33 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.09%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.90%) Apache
5 3 (3.90%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.30%) Node.js
6 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (55.84%) Relational Database
2 30 (38.96%) RDBMS
3 29 (37.66%) SQL Server
4 26 (33.77%) Oracle Database
5 8 (10.39%) MySQL
6 3 (3.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.90%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.90%) Big Data
6 3 (3.90%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.90%) Neo4j
6 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Maven
2 7 (9.09%) Gradle
3 6 (7.79%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.49%) Ant
5 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.60%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (2.60%) Gerrit
6 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.60%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.60%) JUnit
General
1 13 (16.88%) Automotive
2 9 (11.69%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (96.10%) Developer
2 72 (93.51%) Java Developer
3 41 (53.25%) Senior Developer
3 41 (53.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 29 (37.66%) J2EE Developer
4 29 (37.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 24 (31.17%) Agile Developer
5 24 (31.17%) Agile Java Developer
5 24 (31.17%) Java Programmer
5 24 (31.17%) Programmer
6 23 (29.87%) J2EE Programmer
6 23 (29.87%) Oracle Developer
6 23 (29.87%) Senior Agile Developer
6 23 (29.87%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 23 (29.87%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 23 (29.87%) Senior Java Programmer
6 23 (29.87%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 23 (29.87%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 23 (29.87%) Senior Programmer
7 6 (7.79%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.65%) HTML
2 37 (48.05%) CSS
3 36 (46.75%) Swing
4 34 (44.16%) Ajax
5 25 (32.47%) Spring
6 24 (31.17%) Hibernate
7 11 (14.29%) jQuery
8 9 (11.69%) JSP
8 9 (11.69%) Struts
9 8 (10.39%) Spring MVC
10 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.79%) EJB
10 6 (7.79%) JPA
10 6 (7.79%) JSON
11 5 (6.49%) Java EE
11 5 (6.49%) JMS
11 5 (6.49%) SOAP
11 5 (6.49%) XML
12 4 (5.19%) Servlets
13 3 (3.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (61.04%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.90%) DataPower
5 1 (1.30%) FMCG
5 1 (1.30%) LIMS
5 1 (1.30%) Statistics
5 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Unix
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.05%) Software Engineering
3 33 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 31 (40.26%) OO
4 31 (40.26%) OOP
5 23 (29.87%) Open Source
6 12 (15.58%) MVC
7 9 (11.69%) TDD
8 8 (10.39%) Project Management
9 6 (7.79%) Validation
10 5 (6.49%) Analytics
10 5 (6.49%) Data Analytics
11 4 (5.19%) Document Management
11 4 (5.19%) Financial Modelling
11 4 (5.19%) SOA
12 3 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.90%) Functional Programming
12 3 (3.90%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.90%) Web Application Development
13 2 (2.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (96.10%) Java
2 41 (53.25%) JavaScript
3 34 (44.16%) PL/SQL
4 23 (29.87%) SQL
5 5 (6.49%) Perl
5 5 (6.49%) PHP
5 5 (6.49%) Python
6 3 (3.90%) Groovy
6 3 (3.90%) Scala
7 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.30%) ABAP
8 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (62.34%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (66.23%) Oracle
2 2 (2.60%) IBM
2 2 (2.60%) SAP
3 1 (1.30%) BEA
3 1 (1.30%) LabVantage
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) webMethods