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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 84 80 92
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 4 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.41% 1.81% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 3.91% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 9
Median salary £36,250 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £44,250 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £51,800
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
410 511 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.53% 46.37% 43.00%
Number of salaries quoted 358 443 461
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -3 2 £27,500 -26.66%
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 33 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (84.85%) Linux
3 25 (75.76%) MySQL
3 25 (75.76%) Ant
3 25 (75.76%) JSP
4 23 (69.70%) Eclipse
5 22 (66.67%) JSON
6 21 (63.64%) SQL
7 19 (57.58%) Hibernate
7 19 (57.58%) JSF
7 19 (57.58%) Scala
8 18 (54.55%) RESTful
8 18 (54.55%) Unit Testing
8 18 (54.55%) JBoss
9 17 (51.52%) RichFaces
9 17 (51.52%) TestNG
10 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
10 16 (48.48%) Web Services
10 16 (48.48%) XML
10 16 (48.48%) Integration Testing
11 15 (45.45%) JUnit
12 14 (42.42%) JSTL
13 13 (39.39%) Apache
13 13 (39.39%) SOAP
14 12 (36.36%) Spring
14 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (36.36%) SoapUI
15 11 (33.33%) OAuth
15 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (30.30%) JIRA

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 18 (54.55%) JBoss
2 13 (39.39%) Apache
3 10 (30.30%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
4 6 (18.18%) WordPress
5 4 (12.12%) CMS
6 2 (6.06%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (75.76%) Ant
2 23 (69.70%) Eclipse
3 17 (51.52%) TestNG
4 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
5 15 (45.45%) JUnit
6 12 (36.36%) SoapUI
7 10 (30.30%) JIRA
7 10 (30.30%) Maven
7 10 (30.30%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
1 23 (69.70%) Java Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Junior
2 10 (30.30%) Junior Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Junior Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Graduate
3 8 (24.24%) Graduate Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Graduate Java Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Technical Leader
6 4 (12.12%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Java Programmer
6 4 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Programmer
7 3 (9.09%) JSP Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Linux Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) JSP
2 22 (66.67%) JSON
3 19 (57.58%) Hibernate
3 19 (57.58%) JSF
4 18 (54.55%) RESTful
5 17 (51.52%) RichFaces
6 16 (48.48%) Web Services
6 16 (48.48%) XML
7 14 (42.42%) JSTL
8 13 (39.39%) SOAP
9 12 (36.36%) Spring
10 11 (33.33%) OAuth
11 10 (30.30%) JDBC
11 10 (30.30%) Servlets
12 9 (27.27%) FreeMarker
13 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
13 6 (18.18%) jQuery
13 6 (18.18%) LAMP
14 3 (9.09%) EJB
14 3 (9.09%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 16 (48.48%) Integration Testing
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (30.30%) AOP
5 10 (30.30%) OOD
5 10 (30.30%) OOP
5 10 (30.30%) RUP
5 10 (30.30%) Scrum
5 10 (30.30%) UML
6 9 (27.27%) Time Management
7 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.12%) Content Management
8 4 (12.12%) Software Architecture
9 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Multivariate Testing
9 3 (9.09%) OWASP
10 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
10 2 (6.06%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) Scala
4 10 (30.30%) AspectJ
5 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) IBM