The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 83 70 98
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 14 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.33% 2.60% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 5.80% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 9
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £43,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +4.44%
J2EE
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
462 431 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.87% 44.85% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 415 387 453
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

J2EE
Salary Trend in Kent

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Kent

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Kent

J2EE
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 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
Tunbridge Wells +5 5 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Sittingbourne -9 3 £27,500 -26.66%
Maidstone - 2 £42,000 -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing J2EE 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 Kent region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (89.80%) Linux
3 40 (81.63%) MySQL
4 37 (75.51%) Ant
4 37 (75.51%) JSP
5 35 (71.43%) Eclipse
6 34 (69.39%) JSON
7 33 (67.35%) SQL
8 25 (51.02%) XML
8 25 (51.02%) Git (software)
9 24 (48.98%) RESTful
9 24 (48.98%) Scala
9 24 (48.98%) Hibernate
9 24 (48.98%) JSF
10 23 (46.94%) Unit Testing
11 22 (44.90%) JBoss
12 21 (42.86%) Integration Testing
12 21 (42.86%) Spring
12 21 (42.86%) Web Services
12 21 (42.86%) RichFaces
12 21 (42.86%) TestNG
13 19 (38.78%) Cloud Foundry
13 19 (38.78%) Bluemix
13 19 (38.78%) Scrum
13 19 (38.78%) Subversion
13 19 (38.78%) Maven
13 19 (38.78%) AspectJ
13 19 (38.78%) AOP
13 19 (38.78%) JIRA
13 19 (38.78%) UML

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (44.90%) JBoss
2 19 (38.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 19 (38.78%) Tomcat
3 17 (34.69%) Apache
4 6 (12.24%) CMS
4 6 (12.24%) WordPress
5 2 (4.08%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.78%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (81.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (75.51%) Ant
2 35 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 25 (51.02%) Git (software)
4 21 (42.86%) TestNG
5 19 (38.78%) JIRA
5 19 (38.78%) Maven
5 19 (38.78%) Subversion
6 18 (36.73%) JUnit
7 14 (28.57%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (6.12%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
1 36 (73.47%) Java Developer
2 17 (34.69%) Senior Developer
2 17 (34.69%) Senior Java Developer
3 14 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 14 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Junior
4 10 (20.41%) Junior Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Junior Java Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Graduate
5 8 (16.33%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Graduate Java Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Technical Leader
6 4 (8.16%) Java Programmer
6 4 (8.16%) JSP Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Linux Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) J2EE Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (75.51%) JSP
2 34 (69.39%) JSON
3 25 (51.02%) XML
4 24 (48.98%) Hibernate
4 24 (48.98%) JSF
4 24 (48.98%) RESTful
5 21 (42.86%) RichFaces
5 21 (42.86%) Spring
5 21 (42.86%) Web Services
6 19 (38.78%) JDBC
6 19 (38.78%) Servlets
7 18 (36.73%) JSTL
8 16 (32.65%) SOAP
9 14 (28.57%) OAuth
10 10 (20.41%) FreeMarker
11 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
11 6 (12.24%) jQuery
11 6 (12.24%) LAMP
12 5 (10.20%) EJB
13 4 (8.16%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 44 (89.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Unit Testing
2 21 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 19 (38.78%) AOP
3 19 (38.78%) OOD
3 19 (38.78%) OOP
3 19 (38.78%) RUP
3 19 (38.78%) Scrum
3 19 (38.78%) UML
4 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (26.53%) Time Management
5 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.24%) Content Management
7 6 (12.24%) Software Architecture
8 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.20%) OWASP
9 4 (8.16%) Multivariate Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
10 3 (6.12%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (67.35%) SQL
3 24 (48.98%) Scala
4 19 (38.78%) AspectJ
5 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) IBM