The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 97 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +18
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 15 32 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.18% 2.67% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.60% 8.08% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 2
Average salary £44,750 £65,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.15% +64.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -5.68%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
576 396 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.35% 33.06% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 463 341 312
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 7 £44,500 -
Maidstone - 2 - -
Sevenoaks - 2 - -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (88.46%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) Hibernate
3 15 (57.69%) JBoss
4 14 (53.85%) Apache
5 12 (46.15%) JSP
5 12 (46.15%) MySQL
5 12 (46.15%) JUnit
5 12 (46.15%) JSF
6 11 (42.31%) Ant
7 10 (38.46%) Spring
8 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
8 9 (34.62%) SQL
8 9 (34.62%) Linux
8 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
8 9 (34.62%) JSTL
9 8 (30.77%) RichFaces
10 7 (26.92%) TestNG
10 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
10 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
10 7 (26.92%) Maven
11 6 (23.08%) Oracle
11 6 (23.08%) Web Services
11 6 (23.08%) JBoss Seam
12 5 (19.23%) J2SE
12 5 (19.23%) Scrum
13 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (15.38%) Subversion
13 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
13 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
13 4 (15.38%) CSS

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (53.85%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 4 (15.38%) Mule
3 3 (11.54%) CMS
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP xMII
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MySQL
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) JUnit
2 11 (42.31%) Ant
3 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
4 7 (26.92%) Maven
4 7 (26.92%) TestNG
5 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 4 (15.38%) Mockito
5 4 (15.38%) jMock
5 4 (15.38%) Subversion
5 4 (15.38%) Gradle
6 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (11.54%) Publishing
1 3 (11.54%) Games
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
1 19 (73.08%) Java Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) Hibernate
2 12 (46.15%) JSP
2 12 (46.15%) JSF
3 10 (38.46%) Spring
4 9 (34.62%) JSTL
5 8 (30.77%) RichFaces
6 6 (23.08%) JBoss Seam
6 6 (23.08%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) J2SE
8 4 (15.38%) HTML
8 4 (15.38%) JPA
8 4 (15.38%) Spring Integration
8 4 (15.38%) Apache Camel
8 4 (15.38%) CSS
8 4 (15.38%) jQuery
9 3 (11.54%) EJB
10 2 (7.69%) SOAP
10 2 (7.69%) FreeMarker
10 2 (7.69%) RESTful
11 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) SUSE
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
1 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
2 5 (19.23%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) Web Development
4 3 (11.54%) Use Case
4 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (11.54%) UML
4 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) JBoss
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Pegasus
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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