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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 76 92 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -40
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 18 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.77% 0.60% 3.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.33% 1.27% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 22
Average salary £47,500 £75,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +62.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £75,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
416 550 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.90% 46.77% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 347 490 276
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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
(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
Sittingbourne - 9 £37,500 - 2
Faversham - 2 £57,500 -
Dartford - 1 £40,000 -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (96.30%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 16 (59.26%) JUnit
3 16 (59.26%) Linux
3 16 (59.26%) JBoss
3 16 (59.26%) Apache
4 15 (55.56%) JSP
4 15 (55.56%) JSTL
5 14 (51.85%) JSF
5 14 (51.85%) Eclipse
6 13 (48.15%) Ant
6 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
6 13 (48.15%) Integration Testing
6 13 (48.15%) TestNG
6 13 (48.15%) RichFaces
7 11 (40.74%) SQL
7 11 (40.74%) SOAP
7 11 (40.74%) Web Services
8 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (33.33%) Spring
10 8 (29.63%) Scrum
10 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
10 8 (29.63%) HTML
11 6 (22.22%) Publishing
11 6 (22.22%) RESTful
11 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
12 5 (18.52%) REST
12 5 (18.52%) Content Management
12 5 (18.52%) Degree
12 5 (18.52%) JSON

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 16 (59.26%) JBoss
1 16 (59.26%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) JUnit
2 14 (51.85%) Eclipse
3 13 (48.15%) Ant
3 13 (48.15%) TestNG
4 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 3 (11.11%) jMock
5 3 (11.11%) Mockito
5 3 (11.11%) Subversion
5 3 (11.11%) Maven
6 1 (3.70%) JDeveloper
6 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 23 (85.19%) Java Developer
3 15 (55.56%) Senior Developer
4 13 (48.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (29.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 15 (55.56%) JSP
2 15 (55.56%) JSTL
3 14 (51.85%) JSF
4 13 (48.15%) RichFaces
5 11 (40.74%) SOAP
5 11 (40.74%) Web Services
6 9 (33.33%) Spring
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) RESTful
9 5 (18.52%) REST
9 5 (18.52%) JSON
9 5 (18.52%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) Struts
10 4 (14.81%) JBoss Seam
10 4 (14.81%) FreeMarker
11 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
12 2 (7.41%) JDBC
12 2 (7.41%) Middleware
13 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Physics
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
1 13 (48.15%) Integration Testing
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) Content Management
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) UML
5 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.11%) Time Management
6 3 (11.11%) Multivariate Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Build Automation
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) BDD
8 1 (3.70%) 3D Programming
8 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.70%) Logistics
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Guidewire
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