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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 58 97 51
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -46
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 53 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.59% 0.50% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.11% 1.16% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 47 4 20
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
582 518 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.43% 43.06% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 519 464 239
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 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
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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
Sittingbourne - 30 £43,000 - 2
Faversham - 7 £57,500 -
Tonbridge - 6 - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £45,000 -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 66 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (80.30%) Hibernate
3 50 (75.76%) JUnit
4 45 (68.18%) Linux
4 45 (68.18%) Eclipse
5 44 (66.67%) Ant
5 44 (66.67%) JSP
6 39 (59.09%) Apache
7 38 (57.58%) JBoss
8 37 (56.06%) JSF
8 37 (56.06%) JSTL
9 36 (54.55%) Unit Testing
9 36 (54.55%) Integration Testing
9 36 (54.55%) TestNG
9 36 (54.55%) RichFaces
10 35 (53.03%) SOAP
10 35 (53.03%) Web Services
11 32 (48.48%) SQL
12 27 (40.91%) Spring
13 26 (39.39%) MySQL
14 23 (34.85%) Scrum
15 21 (31.82%) XML
15 21 (31.82%) JSON
15 21 (31.82%) RESTful
15 21 (31.82%) SoapUI
16 19 (28.79%) HTML
17 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
17 18 (27.27%) UML
17 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (27.27%) Maven

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (59.09%) Apache
2 38 (57.58%) JBoss
3 6 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (39.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (75.76%) JUnit
2 45 (68.18%) Eclipse
3 44 (66.67%) Ant
4 36 (54.55%) TestNG
5 21 (31.82%) SoapUI
6 18 (27.27%) Maven
7 17 (25.76%) Subversion
8 14 (21.21%) jMock
8 14 (21.21%) Mockito
9 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
9 7 (10.61%) JIRA
10 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (13.64%) Publishing
2 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (100.00%) Developer
2 61 (92.42%) Java Developer
3 37 (56.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 17 (25.76%) Senior Developer
5 13 (19.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Applications Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Junior Developer
9 1 (1.52%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (80.30%) Hibernate
2 44 (66.67%) JSP
3 37 (56.06%) JSF
3 37 (56.06%) JSTL
4 36 (54.55%) RichFaces
5 35 (53.03%) SOAP
5 35 (53.03%) Web Services
6 27 (40.91%) Spring
7 21 (31.82%) JSON
7 21 (31.82%) XML
7 21 (31.82%) RESTful
8 19 (28.79%) HTML
9 18 (27.27%) FreeMarker
10 15 (22.73%) REST
11 14 (21.21%) Spring MVC
12 8 (12.12%) JDBC
13 7 (10.61%) Servlets
14 5 (7.58%) Struts
15 4 (6.06%) JBoss Seam
16 1 (1.52%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.09%) Open Source
2 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (68.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) Unit Testing
1 36 (54.55%) Integration Testing
2 23 (34.85%) Scrum
3 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.27%) UML
4 16 (24.24%) Content Management
4 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (24.24%) Software Architecture
5 15 (22.73%) Multivariate Testing
5 15 (22.73%) TDD
6 14 (21.21%) MVC
7 12 (18.18%) Time Management
7 12 (18.18%) OO
8 11 (16.67%) Build Automation
9 8 (12.12%) AOP
10 7 (10.61%) RUP
11 6 (9.09%) OOD
11 6 (9.09%) OOP
11 6 (9.09%) Web Development
11 6 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (48.48%) SQL
3 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) AspectJ
5 1 (1.52%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) IBM
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
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