The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 72 90 68
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 21 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.13% 1.04% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.70% 2.36% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 22
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
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
447 508 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.29% 43.83% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 397 442 350
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,250 £51,430
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Kent

J2EE
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Tonbridge - 13 £55,000 -
Sittingbourne +15 4 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Faversham - 2 £55,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £50,000 - 1
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 76 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (78.95%) Eclipse
2 60 (78.95%) Ant
2 60 (78.95%) JSP
3 57 (75.00%) Linux
4 51 (67.11%) JUnit
4 51 (67.11%) Hibernate
5 43 (56.58%) SQL
5 43 (56.58%) MySQL
6 41 (53.95%) Spring
7 38 (50.00%) Maven
7 38 (50.00%) JSON
7 38 (50.00%) UML
7 38 (50.00%) XML
7 38 (50.00%) Scrum
8 35 (46.05%) JBoss
8 35 (46.05%) Apache
8 35 (46.05%) JSTL
8 35 (46.05%) Unit Testing
8 35 (46.05%) Integration Testing
8 35 (46.05%) TestNG
8 35 (46.05%) RichFaces
8 35 (46.05%) JSF
8 35 (46.05%) Subversion
9 31 (40.79%) SOAP
9 31 (40.79%) Web Services
10 28 (36.84%) AOP
11 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
11 25 (32.89%) AspectJ
11 25 (32.89%) JIRA

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 35 (46.05%) JBoss
1 35 (46.05%) Apache
2 22 (28.95%) Tomcat
2 22 (28.95%) Cloud Foundry
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (56.58%) MySQL
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 60 (78.95%) Eclipse
1 60 (78.95%) Ant
2 51 (67.11%) JUnit
3 38 (50.00%) Maven
4 35 (46.05%) TestNG
4 35 (46.05%) Subversion
5 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
5 25 (32.89%) JIRA
6 18 (23.68%) SoapUI
7 16 (21.05%) jMock
7 16 (21.05%) Mockito
8 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (17.11%) Publishing
2 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (100.00%) Developer
2 73 (96.05%) Java Developer
3 52 (68.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 31 (40.79%) Senior Developer
5 29 (38.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 23 (30.26%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 21 (27.63%) J2EE Developer
8 18 (23.68%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.63%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (78.95%) JSP
2 51 (67.11%) Hibernate
3 41 (53.95%) Spring
4 38 (50.00%) JSON
4 38 (50.00%) XML
5 35 (46.05%) JSTL
5 35 (46.05%) RichFaces
5 35 (46.05%) JSF
6 31 (40.79%) SOAP
6 31 (40.79%) Web Services
7 25 (32.89%) JDBC
7 25 (32.89%) Servlets
8 18 (23.68%) FreeMarker
8 18 (23.68%) RESTful
9 17 (22.37%) HTML
10 16 (21.05%) Spring MVC
10 16 (21.05%) REST
11 4 (5.26%) Java EE
11 4 (5.26%) JBoss Seam
12 3 (3.95%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 57 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Android
2 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) UML
1 38 (50.00%) Scrum
2 35 (46.05%) Unit Testing
2 35 (46.05%) Integration Testing
3 28 (36.84%) AOP
4 25 (32.89%) RUP
5 22 (28.95%) OOD
5 22 (28.95%) OOP
6 16 (21.05%) OO
6 16 (21.05%) MVC
6 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (21.05%) TDD
7 15 (19.74%) Software Architecture
8 14 (18.42%) Content Management
8 14 (18.42%) Multivariate Testing
9 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (15.79%) Build Automation
11 9 (11.84%) Time Management
12 7 (9.21%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (7.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (56.58%) SQL
3 25 (32.89%) AspectJ
4 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (28.95%) IBM
2 13 (17.11%) Oracle
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
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