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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 85 88 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -33
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 11 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.09% 0.55% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.77% 1.15% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 17
Average salary £50,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.83% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
397 521 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.23% 47.58% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 341 446 302
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 3 £45,000 - 2
Chatham -5 1 £35,000 -41.66%
Maidstone - 1 £50,500 -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (95.83%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) Apache
3 13 (54.17%) JSP
3 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
4 12 (50.00%) JSF
4 12 (50.00%) Ant
4 12 (50.00%) Linux
4 12 (50.00%) JBoss
5 11 (45.83%) JUnit
5 11 (45.83%) JSTL
5 11 (45.83%) Spring
6 10 (41.67%) Eclipse
7 9 (37.50%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) RichFaces
7 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
7 9 (37.50%) Integration Testing
7 9 (37.50%) TestNG
8 8 (33.33%) Publishing
9 7 (29.17%) Scrum
9 7 (29.17%) HTML
9 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) JBoss Seam
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.83%) MySQL
10 5 (20.83%) J2SE
10 5 (20.83%) Struts
10 5 (20.83%) Maven
11 4 (16.67%) Games
11 4 (16.67%) Web Services
11 4 (16.67%) SOAP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (58.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) Mule
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Ant
2 11 (45.83%) JUnit
3 10 (41.67%) Eclipse
4 9 (37.50%) TestNG
5 5 (20.83%) Maven
6 4 (16.67%) SoapUI
7 2 (8.33%) Subversion
7 2 (8.33%) jMock
7 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 2 (8.33%) Gradle
7 2 (8.33%) Mockito
8 1 (4.17%) JDeveloper
8 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (33.33%) Publishing
2 4 (16.67%) Games
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
1 20 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Junior J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Junior
4 2 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Java Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) JSP
1 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
2 12 (50.00%) JSF
3 11 (45.83%) JSTL
3 11 (45.83%) Spring
4 9 (37.50%) RichFaces
5 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 7 (29.17%) JBoss Seam
6 5 (20.83%) J2SE
6 5 (20.83%) Struts
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP
7 4 (16.67%) RESTful
8 3 (12.50%) jQuery
9 2 (8.33%) CSS
9 2 (8.33%) JDBC
9 2 (8.33%) FreeMarker
9 2 (8.33%) JPA
9 2 (8.33%) Apache Camel
9 2 (8.33%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.17%) Physics
1 1 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
1 9 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) UML
3 4 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 3 (12.50%) Use Case
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Content Management
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) 3D Programming
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) OCPJP
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Guidewire
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