The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 90 98 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 11 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.93% 0.32% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.53% 0.90% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 6
Average salary £37,500 £51,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.18% +32.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Java EE
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
434 444 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 36.78% 35.49% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 357 361 305
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Java EE
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Java EE Salary Trend in Essex

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the Essex region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Essex

Java EE
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Colchester - 5 £35,000 -
Harlow - 4 £50,000 -
Java EE
East of England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 45 (78.95%) Java
2 44 (77.19%) JUnit
3 40 (70.18%) Web Services
3 40 (70.18%) SQL Server
3 40 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (70.18%) TDD
4 39 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (64.91%) SC Cleared
5 37 (64.91%) Security Cleared
5 37 (64.91%) Hibernate
5 37 (64.91%) Spring
5 37 (64.91%) JBoss
6 35 (61.40%) SOA
7 33 (57.89%) Maven
8 32 (56.14%) Swing
9 29 (50.88%) OO
10 28 (49.12%) JMS
11 27 (47.37%) UML
11 27 (47.37%) Google
11 27 (47.37%) Apache Flex
11 27 (47.37%) GWT
11 27 (47.37%) TeamCity
11 27 (47.37%) Loose Coupling
12 25 (43.86%) Software Engineering
13 21 (36.84%) C
14 16 (28.07%) DbUnit
14 16 (28.07%) SoapUI
15 12 (21.05%) REST
15 12 (21.05%) SOAP
16 11 (19.30%) HTTP

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 37 (64.91%) JBoss
2 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (70.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (77.19%) JUnit
2 33 (57.89%) Maven
3 27 (47.37%) TeamCity
4 16 (28.07%) DbUnit
4 16 (28.07%) SoapUI
5 6 (10.53%) Ant
6 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
6 5 (8.77%) NUnit
6 5 (8.77%) Selenium
7 4 (7.02%) Cactus
7 4 (7.02%) HP UFT
7 4 (7.02%) JIRA
7 4 (7.02%) JIRA Agile
7 4 (7.02%) JMeter
7 4 (7.02%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.51%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (1.75%) Gradle
9 1 (1.75%) JProfiler
9 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (12.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (68.42%) Developer
2 31 (54.39%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Software Test Engineer
3 12 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Graduate
5 5 (8.77%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Graduate J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Graduate Java Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Graduate Java J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.77%) QA Tester
5 5 (8.77%) Tester
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Designer
8 1 (1.75%) UX Designer
8 1 (1.75%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) Web Services
2 37 (64.91%) Hibernate
2 37 (64.91%) Spring
3 32 (56.14%) Swing
4 28 (49.12%) JMS
5 27 (47.37%) Apache Flex
5 27 (47.37%) GWT
6 12 (21.05%) REST
6 12 (21.05%) SOAP
7 11 (19.30%) RESTful
8 8 (14.04%) J2EE
9 7 (12.28%) EJB
9 7 (12.28%) Java SE
9 7 (12.28%) JPA
9 7 (12.28%) Servlets
9 7 (12.28%) Struts
10 6 (10.53%) jQuery
10 6 (10.53%) Spring MVC
11 1 (1.75%) CSS
11 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (70.18%) TDD
2 39 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (61.40%) SOA
4 29 (50.88%) OO
5 27 (47.37%) Loose Coupling
5 27 (47.37%) UML
6 25 (43.86%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.04%) MVC
8 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.02%) Use Case
11 3 (5.26%) Open Source
12 2 (3.51%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (78.95%) Java
2 21 (36.84%) C
3 8 (14.04%) SQL
4 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (64.91%) SC Cleared
1 37 (64.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Google
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) HP
3 4 (7.02%) IBM