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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 69 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 32 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.34% 3.12% 3.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.71% 8.97% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 28
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
477 368 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.92% 34.75% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 377 314 324
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
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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 7 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Brentwood - 2 £50,000 -
Colchester +3 1 £50,000 +25.00%
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 63 (95.45%) Java
2 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (46.97%) Automotive
4 29 (43.94%) Java SE
5 22 (33.33%) JBoss
6 20 (30.30%) SQL
7 19 (28.79%) Hibernate
8 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (22.73%) WebSphere
10 14 (21.21%) Degree
11 13 (19.70%) Spring
12 12 (18.18%) HTML
12 12 (18.18%) Oracle
12 12 (18.18%) CSS
12 12 (18.18%) Struts
12 12 (18.18%) Manufacturing
12 12 (18.18%) Java EE
12 12 (18.18%) JPA
13 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 11 (16.67%) MVC
13 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 11 (16.67%) Unit Testing
14 10 (15.15%) EJB
14 10 (15.15%) Finance
14 10 (15.15%) Maven
15 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
15 9 (13.64%) Ant
15 9 (13.64%) WebLogic
15 9 (13.64%) JMS
15 9 (13.64%) Data Mining

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (33.33%) JBoss
2 15 (22.73%) WebSphere
3 9 (13.64%) GlassFish
3 9 (13.64%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) Data Mining
1 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.52%) Essbase
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Maven
2 9 (13.64%) Ant
2 9 (13.64%) Gradle
3 6 (9.09%) JUnit
4 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) RequisitePro
General
1 31 (46.97%) Automotive
2 12 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 10 (15.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (84.85%) Developer
2 50 (75.76%) Java Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Graduate
5 7 (10.61%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Java Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.06%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.06%) Graduate Java Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Designer
8 3 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Junior
8 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) Java SE
2 19 (28.79%) Hibernate
3 13 (19.70%) Spring
4 12 (18.18%) JPA
4 12 (18.18%) Java EE
4 12 (18.18%) HTML
4 12 (18.18%) CSS
4 12 (18.18%) Struts
5 10 (15.15%) EJB
6 9 (13.64%) JMS
7 7 (10.61%) JSP
8 6 (9.09%) Servlets
8 6 (9.09%) Spring MVC
8 6 (9.09%) HTML5
9 5 (7.58%) Ajax
9 5 (7.58%) Swing
10 3 (4.55%) J2SE
11 2 (3.03%) .NET
11 2 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.55%) Open Source
2 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 11 (16.67%) MVC
3 7 (10.61%) Project Management
3 7 (10.61%) OOP
3 7 (10.61%) OO
3 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.58%) Web Development
5 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.06%) Content Management
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.03%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (3.03%) BCP
7 2 (3.03%) UML
7 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 63 (95.45%) Java
2 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.30%) SQL
4 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) IBM
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
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