The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 34 61 29
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 149 76 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.41% 4.01% 6.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.47% 9.87% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 78 50 132
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
853 770 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.69% 40.65% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 690 660 1015
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

J2EE
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Hertfordshire region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

J2EE
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
(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
Watford +20 82 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Hitchin -7 17 £45,000 -
Stevenage - 7 £47,500 -
Hertford +3 6 £41,000 -21.90%
Rickmansworth - 4 £31,000 - 1
Royston - 4 £45,000 - 1
Borehamwood -8 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £32,500 -
St Albans -29 1 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £52,500 -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 223 (94.49%) Java
2 121 (51.27%) Oracle
3 116 (49.15%) JavaScript
4 105 (44.49%) SQL
5 102 (43.22%) E-Commerce
6 100 (42.37%) Finance
6 100 (42.37%) WebSphere
7 90 (38.14%) UNIX
8 82 (34.75%) Retail
9 79 (33.47%) Linux
10 78 (33.05%) CSS
10 78 (33.05%) IBM
11 76 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
12 75 (31.78%) DB2
13 73 (30.93%) HTML
14 70 (29.66%) XML
15 64 (27.12%) Tomcat
16 55 (23.31%) JSP
16 55 (23.31%) Software Engineering
17 54 (22.88%) Windows
18 53 (22.46%) JBoss
18 53 (22.46%) Middleware
18 53 (22.46%) HTTP
19 52 (22.03%) Solaris
19 52 (22.03%) Spring
20 48 (20.34%) Hibernate
20 48 (20.34%) MVC
20 48 (20.34%) WebSphere Application Server
21 46 (19.49%) Microsoft
22 43 (18.22%) Web Services

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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
1 100 (42.37%) WebSphere
2 64 (27.12%) Tomcat
3 53 (22.46%) JBoss
4 48 (20.34%) WebSphere Application Server
5 39 (16.53%) WebLogic
6 38 (16.10%) MQSeries
7 34 (14.41%) IIS
8 32 (13.56%) IBM HTTP Server
9 18 (7.63%) Apache
10 17 (7.20%) Tuxedo
10 17 (7.20%) Oracle Service Bus
10 17 (7.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 15 (6.36%) AquaLogic
12 11 (4.66%) Apache Solr
13 8 (3.39%) Adobe CQ
14 7 (2.97%) Oracle Application Server
15 5 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (2.12%) MS Exchange
16 4 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 2 (0.85%) iPlanet
Applications
1 25 (10.59%) MS Office
2 8 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.97%) Magento
1 7 (2.97%) RiskWrite
2 1 (0.42%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) ElastiCache
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (22.46%) HTTP
2 30 (12.71%) Internet
3 23 (9.75%) FTP
4 7 (2.97%) Firewall
5 6 (2.54%) LDAP
6 2 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (31.78%) DB2
2 41 (17.37%) SQL Server
3 34 (14.41%) Relational Database
4 25 (10.59%) Oracle Database
5 24 (10.17%) MySQL
6 21 (8.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 19 (8.05%) RDBMS
8 15 (6.36%) Crystal Reports
8 15 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (6.36%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.39%) DbVisualizer
10 7 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (2.12%) NonStop SQL
12 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.85%) Informix
14 1 (0.42%) JasperReports
14 1 (0.42%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 33 (13.98%) JUnit
2 24 (10.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 23 (9.75%) Subversion
4 21 (8.90%) Eclipse
5 18 (7.63%) Selenium
5 18 (7.63%) WebDriver
6 17 (7.20%) JBehave
7 15 (6.36%) Rational Application Developer
7 15 (6.36%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (5.93%) Ant
9 13 (5.51%) Maven
10 8 (3.39%) Log4j
11 7 (2.97%) LoadRunner
11 7 (2.97%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 4 (1.69%) WebLogic Workshop
13 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
14 2 (0.85%) Apache Ivy
14 2 (0.85%) Hudson
14 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
General
1 100 (42.37%) Finance
2 82 (34.75%) Retail
3 35 (14.83%) Manufacturing
4 15 (6.36%) Banking
5 11 (4.66%) Games
6 10 (4.24%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 104 (44.07%) Developer
2 62 (26.27%) Java Developer
3 56 (23.73%) Analyst
4 33 (13.98%) Consultant
5 31 (13.14%) Support Analyst
6 22 (9.32%) Operations Analyst
6 22 (9.32%) Operations Support Analyst
7 21 (8.90%) Senior Developer
8 20 (8.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 18 (7.63%) Software Engineer
10 17 (7.20%) Senior Analyst
10 17 (7.20%) Test Engineer
11 16 (6.78%) Lead Developer
11 16 (6.78%) Architect
12 15 (6.36%) J2EE Developer
12 15 (6.36%) Analyst Developer
12 15 (6.36%) Senior Analyst Developer
13 13 (5.51%) Applications Developer
14 12 (5.08%) Project Manager
15 11 (4.66%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (33.05%) CSS
2 73 (30.93%) HTML
3 70 (29.66%) XML
4 55 (23.31%) JSP
5 53 (22.46%) Middleware
6 52 (22.03%) Spring
7 48 (20.34%) Hibernate
8 43 (18.22%) Web Services
9 42 (17.80%) JDBC
10 37 (15.68%) Struts
11 32 (13.56%) Servlets
12 31 (13.14%) .NET
13 20 (8.47%) ASP.NET
14 18 (7.63%) JMS
15 17 (7.20%) XHTML
15 17 (7.20%) EJB
16 16 (6.78%) Ajax
16 16 (6.78%) Java EE
16 16 (6.78%) JSF
17 15 (6.36%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (12.71%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (6.36%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.39%) Web 2.0
5 7 (2.97%) Clustering
6 6 (2.54%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.12%) Tandem
7 5 (2.12%) PKI
7 5 (2.12%) AS400
8 2 (0.85%) EMV
8 2 (0.85%) iPhone
8 2 (0.85%) Open Source
8 2 (0.85%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.42%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 90 (38.14%) UNIX
2 79 (33.47%) Linux
3 54 (22.88%) Windows
4 52 (22.03%) Solaris
5 35 (14.83%) AIX
6 8 (3.39%) HPUX
7 7 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (43.22%) E-Commerce
2 76 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (23.31%) Software Engineering
4 48 (20.34%) MVC
5 36 (15.25%) OO
6 35 (14.83%) ITIL
6 35 (14.83%) Problem Management
7 30 (12.71%) SOA
8 29 (12.29%) UML
8 29 (12.29%) Content Management
9 27 (11.44%) TDD
10 22 (9.32%) Mentoring
11 19 (8.05%) BDD
12 18 (7.63%) Test Scripting
12 18 (7.63%) OOP
13 17 (7.20%) Time Management
13 17 (7.20%) Automation Testing
14 15 (6.36%) BPEL
15 12 (5.08%) Change Management
15 12 (5.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 223 (94.49%) Java
2 116 (49.15%) JavaScript
3 105 (44.49%) SQL
4 34 (14.41%) Bash Shell
5 31 (13.14%) Perl
6 20 (8.47%) PL/SQL
7 18 (7.63%) Shell Script
8 16 (6.78%) VB
9 15 (6.36%) COBOL
9 15 (6.36%) Delphi
9 15 (6.36%) VB6
10 9 (3.81%) C++
11 8 (3.39%) XPath
12 6 (2.54%) C#
13 5 (2.12%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.27%) VBA
14 3 (1.27%) C
15 2 (0.85%) Python
15 2 (0.85%) AWK
15 2 (0.85%) Jython
Qualifications
1 30 (12.71%) Degree
2 15 (6.36%) Sun Certification
3 8 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (3.39%) ISEB
4 4 (1.69%) CISSP
5 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.85%) PhD
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.42%) OCA
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.05%) QA
2 11 (4.66%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.12%) RACF
2 5 (2.12%) ACF2
3 4 (1.69%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.97%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (2.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (2.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (1.27%) Novell Identity Manager
5 2 (0.85%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 121 (51.27%) Oracle
2 78 (33.05%) IBM
3 46 (19.49%) Microsoft
4 31 (13.14%) Sun
5 21 (8.90%) hybris
6 19 (8.05%) Demandware
7 17 (7.20%) ATG
7 17 (7.20%) BEA
8 15 (6.36%) Micro Focus
9 14 (5.93%) DataCash
9 14 (5.93%) Ogone
10 12 (5.08%) HP
11 9 (3.81%) Red Hat
12 8 (3.39%) Interwoven
13 7 (2.97%) EnterpriseDB
14 6 (2.54%) NetIQ
15 4 (1.69%) Cyber-Ark
16 3 (1.27%) Intershop
16 3 (1.27%) CA
16 3 (1.27%) Novell
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
People Source
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £470000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston
Hudson - London
Posted: 6 days ago