The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 106 121 144
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +23
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 39 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.79% 1.06% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.79% 2.79% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 17
Average salary £45,000 £56,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.78% +1.82%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
814 895 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.41% 37.91% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 671 741 815
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java EE
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java EE Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Java EE
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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 +14 14 £42,500 -5.55%
Rickmansworth - 7 £60,000 -
Stevenage +17 4 £45,000 -25.00%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £80,000 -
Hertford - 1 £50,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £45,000 -
Java EE
East of England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 62 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (74.19%) XML
3 37 (59.68%) WebSphere
4 36 (58.06%) Spring
5 33 (53.23%) Hibernate
6 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
6 32 (51.61%) SQL
7 31 (50.00%) WebLogic
8 27 (43.55%) J2EE
9 26 (41.94%) Web Services
9 26 (41.94%) JBoss
10 22 (35.48%) jQuery
11 20 (32.26%) Finance
11 20 (32.26%) TDD
12 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (29.03%) Tomcat
13 18 (29.03%) Scrum
14 17 (27.42%) HTML
14 17 (27.42%) Banking
14 17 (27.42%) Ajax
15 16 (25.81%) Oracle
15 16 (25.81%) XSLT
15 16 (25.81%) JSF
16 15 (24.19%) CSS
16 15 (24.19%) JSP
16 15 (24.19%) UNIX
16 15 (24.19%) Linux
16 15 (24.19%) RESTful
17 14 (22.58%) Struts
17 14 (22.58%) SOA

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (59.68%) WebSphere
2 31 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 26 (41.94%) JBoss
4 18 (29.03%) Tomcat
5 10 (16.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (12.90%) Apache
7 6 (9.68%) CMS
8 2 (3.23%) Apache Pig
8 2 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Magento
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) DB2
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.23%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.23%) Big Data
6 2 (3.23%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Maven
2 13 (20.97%) Subversion
3 10 (16.13%) SoapUI
4 8 (12.90%) WebLogic Workshop
5 5 (8.06%) JUnit
6 2 (3.23%) JIRA
7 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 17 (27.42%) Banking
3 10 (16.13%) Financial Institution
4 5 (8.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (80.65%) Developer
2 38 (61.29%) Java Developer
3 15 (24.19%) Senior Developer
3 15 (24.19%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Consultant
5 12 (19.35%) Middleware Consultant
6 7 (11.29%) Java Consultant
7 6 (9.68%) Magento Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (6.45%) J2EE Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) Development Manager
9 4 (6.45%) Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Programmer
10 3 (4.84%) Applications Specialist
10 3 (4.84%) Developer Analyst
11 2 (3.23%) Java Programmer
11 2 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
11 2 (3.23%) Applications Support Specialist
11 2 (3.23%) Java Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (74.19%) XML
2 36 (58.06%) Spring
3 33 (53.23%) Hibernate
4 27 (43.55%) J2EE
5 26 (41.94%) Web Services
6 22 (35.48%) jQuery
7 17 (27.42%) Ajax
7 17 (27.42%) HTML
8 16 (25.81%) XSLT
8 16 (25.81%) JSF
9 15 (24.19%) CSS
9 15 (24.19%) JSP
9 15 (24.19%) RESTful
10 14 (22.58%) Struts
11 13 (20.97%) Middleware
12 12 (19.35%) EJB
13 11 (17.74%) Servlets
14 10 (16.13%) SOAP
14 10 (16.13%) JDBC
14 10 (16.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Client/Server
1 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.23%) PMI
4 1 (1.61%) iSeries
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) UNIX
1 15 (24.19%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) AIX
2 10 (16.13%) HPUX
2 10 (16.13%) Solaris
3 3 (4.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) TDD
2 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.03%) Scrum
4 14 (22.58%) Multithreading
4 14 (22.58%) SOA
4 14 (22.58%) MVC
5 13 (20.97%) OO
6 12 (19.35%) E-Commerce
7 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
8 8 (12.90%) Migration
9 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (9.68%) Web Development
11 4 (6.45%) PRINCE
11 4 (6.45%) RUP
11 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
11 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.84%) UML
12 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
12 3 (4.84%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 32 (51.61%) SQL
3 10 (16.13%) XPath
3 10 (16.13%) C
3 10 (16.13%) C++
4 7 (11.29%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.68%) PHP
6 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 10 (16.13%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (16.13%) VirtualBox
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.23%) HDFS
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle
2 11 (17.74%) Demandware
3 10 (16.13%) VMware
4 6 (9.68%) hybris
4 6 (9.68%) ATG
4 6 (9.68%) CyberSource
4 6 (9.68%) Ogone
5 5 (8.06%) BEA
6 4 (6.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.23%) HP
7 2 (3.23%) Cloudera