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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 84 79 93
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 8 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.81% 2.01% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 4.44% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 7
Median salary £44,250 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
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
423 450 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.81% 45.27% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 380 401 450
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 26 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 26 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
Sittingbourne -8 2 £27,500 -26.66%
Tunbridge Wells +8 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Maidstone - 1 £44,000 -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (88.37%) Linux
3 35 (81.40%) MySQL
4 32 (74.42%) Ant
4 32 (74.42%) JSP
5 30 (69.77%) Eclipse
5 30 (69.77%) JSON
6 28 (65.12%) SQL
7 24 (55.81%) Scala
8 23 (53.49%) RESTful
8 23 (53.49%) Hibernate
8 23 (53.49%) JSF
9 22 (51.16%) Unit Testing
10 21 (48.84%) XML
10 21 (48.84%) Git (software)
11 20 (46.51%) TestNG
11 20 (46.51%) RichFaces
11 20 (46.51%) JBoss
11 20 (46.51%) Integration Testing
11 20 (46.51%) Web Services
12 17 (39.53%) Spring
12 17 (39.53%) JUnit
13 16 (37.21%) JSTL
14 15 (34.88%) JIRA
14 15 (34.88%) Maven
14 15 (34.88%) AspectJ
14 15 (34.88%) AOP
14 15 (34.88%) Subversion
14 15 (34.88%) JDBC
14 15 (34.88%) Apache

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 20 (46.51%) JBoss
2 15 (34.88%) Apache
2 15 (34.88%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.95%) CMS
3 6 (13.95%) WordPress
4 2 (4.65%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (81.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (74.42%) Ant
2 30 (69.77%) Eclipse
3 21 (48.84%) Git (software)
4 20 (46.51%) TestNG
5 17 (39.53%) JUnit
6 15 (34.88%) JIRA
6 15 (34.88%) Maven
6 15 (34.88%) Subversion
7 13 (30.23%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (6.98%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
1 30 (69.77%) Java Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Senior Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Junior
3 10 (23.26%) Junior Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Junior Java Developer
4 9 (20.93%) J2EE Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Graduate
5 8 (18.60%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Graduate Java Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Technical Leader
6 7 (16.28%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Java Programmer
7 4 (9.30%) Programmer
8 3 (6.98%) JSP Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Linux Developer
9 1 (2.33%) J2EE Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (74.42%) JSP
2 30 (69.77%) JSON
3 23 (53.49%) Hibernate
3 23 (53.49%) JSF
3 23 (53.49%) RESTful
4 21 (48.84%) XML
5 20 (46.51%) RichFaces
5 20 (46.51%) Web Services
6 17 (39.53%) Spring
7 16 (37.21%) JSTL
8 15 (34.88%) JDBC
8 15 (34.88%) Servlets
8 15 (34.88%) SOAP
9 14 (32.56%) OAuth
10 10 (23.26%) FreeMarker
11 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
11 6 (13.95%) jQuery
11 6 (13.95%) LAMP
12 5 (11.63%) EJB
13 3 (6.98%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 38 (88.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Unit Testing
2 20 (46.51%) Integration Testing
3 15 (34.88%) AOP
3 15 (34.88%) OOD
3 15 (34.88%) OOP
3 15 (34.88%) RUP
3 15 (34.88%) Scrum
3 15 (34.88%) UML
4 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (25.58%) Time Management
7 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.95%) Content Management
8 6 (13.95%) Software Architecture
9 5 (11.63%) Automated Testing
9 5 (11.63%) OWASP
10 4 (9.30%) Multivariate Testing
11 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
11 3 (6.98%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) SQL
3 24 (55.81%) Scala
4 15 (34.88%) AspectJ
5 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) IBM