The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 51 57 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -32
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 111 86 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.48% 4.04% 6.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.91% 9.97% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 68 61 89
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £61,500 £62,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
860 863 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.73% 40.55% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 726 716 859
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
East of England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -2 51 £52,500 - 2
Hertford 0 15 £47,500 -5.00%
St Albans +7 10 £45,000 -20.00%
Hitchin 0 5 £57,500 -
Rickmansworth -7 4 £35,500 -38.26%
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -19 2 £36,250 -19.44% 1
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 231 (95.06%) Java
2 140 (57.61%) Oracle
3 110 (45.27%) WebSphere
4 106 (43.62%) Finance
5 103 (42.39%) SQL
6 95 (39.09%) JavaScript
7 87 (35.80%) Tomcat
8 83 (34.16%) E-Commerce
9 79 (32.51%) UNIX
9 79 (32.51%) Retail
10 76 (31.28%) Spring
11 71 (29.22%) IBM
12 70 (28.81%) Linux
12 70 (28.81%) JSP
13 65 (26.75%) Solaris
14 64 (26.34%) HTML
14 64 (26.34%) Middleware
15 63 (25.93%) WebLogic
16 62 (25.51%) DB2
17 60 (24.69%) JDBC
18 59 (24.28%) WebSphere Application Server
19 55 (22.63%) Struts
19 55 (22.63%) HTTP
20 52 (21.40%) Manufacturing
21 50 (20.58%) Web Services
22 49 (20.16%) Servlets
23 48 (19.75%) Eclipse
24 47 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
25 45 (18.52%) CSS
25 45 (18.52%) JBoss

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 110 (45.27%) WebSphere
2 87 (35.80%) Tomcat
3 63 (25.93%) WebLogic
4 59 (24.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 43 (17.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 41 (16.87%) MQSeries
6 41 (16.87%) IIS
7 36 (14.81%) Apache
8 14 (5.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 11 (4.53%) GlassFish
10 10 (4.12%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.65%) Liferay
12 4 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.82%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.82%) iPlanet
13 2 (0.82%) Tuxedo
14 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
14 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 37 (15.23%) MS Office
2 6 (2.47%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.88%) Fredhopper
2 6 (2.47%) Tridion
3 4 (1.65%) Magento
4 1 (0.41%) Temenos Globus
4 1 (0.41%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
1 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (22.63%) HTTP
2 35 (14.40%) FTP
3 28 (11.52%) Internet
4 3 (1.23%) LDAP
5 2 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (25.51%) DB2
2 26 (10.70%) MySQL
3 20 (8.23%) Oracle Database
4 19 (7.82%) SQL Server
5 17 (7.00%) Big Data
5 17 (7.00%) Hadoop
6 16 (6.58%) Relational Database
7 12 (4.94%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.47%) Informix
9 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.82%) UniData
10 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.41%) NonStop SQL
11 1 (0.41%) HBase
11 1 (0.41%) Impala
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (19.75%) Eclipse
2 36 (14.81%) Ant
3 24 (9.88%) Maven
3 24 (9.88%) JUnit
4 23 (9.47%) Subversion
5 10 (4.12%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 9 (3.70%) JIRA
7 8 (3.29%) Rational Application Developer
8 6 (2.47%) Log4j
9 5 (2.06%) Selenium
10 3 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.23%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.23%) JBehave
10 3 (1.23%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.41%) Mockito
12 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 106 (43.62%) Finance
2 79 (32.51%) Retail
3 52 (21.40%) Manufacturing
4 21 (8.64%) Marketing
5 16 (6.58%) Advertising
6 10 (4.12%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.29%) Banking
8 4 (1.65%) Automotive
9 1 (0.41%) Games
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 106 (43.62%) Developer
2 93 (38.27%) Java Developer
3 51 (20.99%) Analyst
4 37 (15.23%) Senior Developer
4 37 (15.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (14.40%) Support Analyst
6 34 (13.99%) Operations Analyst
6 34 (13.99%) Operations Support Analyst
7 21 (8.64%) Architect
8 20 (8.23%) Consultant
9 18 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 17 (7.00%) Junior
11 16 (6.58%) Junior Analyst
11 16 (6.58%) Junior Support Analyst
11 16 (6.58%) Middleware Engineer
12 13 (5.35%) Java Engineer
12 13 (5.35%) Senior Java Engineer
13 12 (4.94%) Lead Developer
14 11 (4.53%) Analyst Programmer
14 11 (4.53%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (31.28%) Spring
2 70 (28.81%) JSP
3 64 (26.34%) HTML
3 64 (26.34%) Middleware
4 60 (24.69%) JDBC
5 55 (22.63%) Struts
6 50 (20.58%) Web Services
7 49 (20.16%) Servlets
8 45 (18.52%) CSS
9 44 (18.11%) XML
10 41 (16.87%) Hibernate
11 23 (9.47%) XSLT
12 22 (9.05%) XHTML
13 21 (8.64%) EJB
13 21 (8.64%) HTML5
14 17 (7.00%) Swing
15 16 (6.58%) Ajax
15 16 (6.58%) jQuery
16 15 (6.17%) .NET
17 13 (5.35%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.29%) Mobile App
2 18 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.58%) Open Source
3 16 (6.58%) Mobile Payment
4 10 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.12%) PKI
5 6 (2.47%) Web 2.0
6 4 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.82%) EMV
7 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.41%) Handset
8 1 (0.41%) AS400
8 1 (0.41%) Tandem
8 1 (0.41%) Statistics
8 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 79 (32.51%) UNIX
2 70 (28.81%) Linux
3 65 (26.75%) Solaris
4 39 (16.05%) Windows
4 39 (16.05%) AIX
5 11 (4.53%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.53%) Android
6 6 (2.47%) HPUX
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (34.16%) E-Commerce
2 47 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (16.05%) MVC
4 34 (13.99%) UML
5 33 (13.58%) Web Development
5 33 (13.58%) OO
6 30 (12.35%) ITIL
7 28 (11.52%) SOA
8 25 (10.29%) Problem Management
9 24 (9.88%) Software Engineering
10 23 (9.47%) TDD
11 18 (7.41%) Analytics
12 17 (7.00%) Multithreading
13 14 (5.76%) Content Management
14 13 (5.35%) Workflow
14 13 (5.35%) CRM
15 12 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (4.94%) Performance Monitoring
16 11 (4.53%) ERP
16 11 (4.53%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 231 (95.06%) Java
2 103 (42.39%) SQL
3 95 (39.09%) JavaScript
4 33 (13.58%) Perl
5 29 (11.93%) Bash Shell
6 19 (7.82%) Python
7 18 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 15 (6.17%) PL/SQL
9 13 (5.35%) C++
9 13 (5.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 7 (2.88%) XPath
11 4 (1.65%) PHP
12 3 (1.23%) C#
13 2 (0.82%) Korn
13 2 (0.82%) AWK
13 2 (0.82%) Jython
13 2 (0.82%) C
13 2 (0.82%) VB
13 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (13.17%) Degree
2 4 (1.65%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.41%) OCA
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.12%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.41%) RACF
3 1 (0.41%) ACF2
3 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 10 (4.12%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.82%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 140 (57.61%) Oracle
2 71 (29.22%) IBM
3 45 (18.52%) JBoss
4 42 (17.28%) Microsoft
5 19 (7.82%) ATG
6 13 (5.35%) Demandware
6 13 (5.35%) hybris
7 9 (3.70%) Endeca
8 7 (2.88%) Adobe
9 6 (2.47%) Elastic Path
9 6 (2.47%) Blue Martini
9 6 (2.47%) Sun
9 6 (2.47%) Interwoven
10 4 (1.65%) CyberSource
10 4 (1.65%) DataCash
10 4 (1.65%) Ogone
10 4 (1.65%) Perforce
10 4 (1.65%) SAP
11 2 (0.82%) jBASE
11 2 (0.82%) Intershop
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