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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 86 95 108
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 12 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.19% 0.68% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.67% 1.96% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 3
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £22,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £47,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +13.25%
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
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% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE 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 +5 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Java EE
East of England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 22 (84.62%) JBoss
2 22 (84.62%) Maven
3 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (65.38%) Hibernate
4 17 (65.38%) JMS
4 17 (65.38%) Oracle
5 16 (61.54%) Swing
6 14 (53.85%) JUnit
7 13 (50.00%) Ant
7 13 (50.00%) Degree
7 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
8 12 (46.15%) Spring
8 12 (46.15%) OO
8 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
8 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
8 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
9 10 (38.46%) SQL
10 9 (34.62%) Web Services
10 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
10 9 (34.62%) SOA
10 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
10 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
10 9 (34.62%) WebSphere
10 9 (34.62%) TDD
10 9 (34.62%) GlassFish
10 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
10 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
11 8 (30.77%) GWT

Java EE
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 22 (84.62%) JBoss
2 9 (34.62%) GlassFish
2 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
2 9 (34.62%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
4 3 (11.54%) Big Data
4 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
4 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (84.62%) Maven
2 14 (53.85%) JUnit
3 13 (50.00%) Ant
4 8 (30.77%) Gradle
4 8 (30.77%) TeamCity
5 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
6 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
6 5 (19.23%) DbUnit
6 5 (19.23%) NUnit
6 5 (19.23%) Selenium
7 4 (15.38%) Cactus
7 4 (15.38%) HP UFT
7 4 (15.38%) JIRA
7 4 (15.38%) JIRA Agile
7 4 (15.38%) JMeter
7 4 (15.38%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (3.85%) JProfiler
8 1 (3.85%) Redmine
8 1 (3.85%) The Grinder
8 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (15.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) QA Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Java Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Hibernate
1 17 (65.38%) JMS
2 16 (61.54%) Swing
3 12 (46.15%) Spring
4 9 (34.62%) Web Services
5 8 (30.77%) Apache Flex
5 8 (30.77%) GWT
6 5 (19.23%) J2EE
7 4 (15.38%) REST
8 3 (11.54%) Ajax
8 3 (11.54%) CSS
8 3 (11.54%) HTML
9 1 (3.85%) RESTful
9 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) OO
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (34.62%) SOA
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
3 9 (34.62%) TDD
4 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 8 (30.77%) Loose Coupling
4 8 (30.77%) UML
5 4 (15.38%) OOP
5 4 (15.38%) Use Case
6 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) MVC
7 1 (3.85%) DSDM
7 1 (3.85%) Open Source
7 1 (3.85%) RUP
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) C
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Google
3 4 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) IBM