The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 291 384 260
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -124
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 158 78 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.33% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 0.85% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 156 52 169
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Java EE
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7619 9128 8395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.57% 38.85% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6629 8020 7448
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java EE
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the South East region.

Java EE Salary Trend in the South East

Java EE
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Java EE Salary Histogram in the South East

Java EE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
East Sussex - 39 £60,750 - 1
Oxfordshire - 25 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +20 24 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Berkshire +12 19 £62,500 +19.04%
Hampshire +15 18 £40,500 -34.67% 2
West Sussex +2 12 £51,250 +17.81%
Buckinghamshire +2 11 £42,500 - 1
Kent - 4 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £52,500 -
Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 298 (96.13%) Java
2 199 (64.19%) Spring
3 197 (63.55%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (39.03%) Hibernate
5 116 (37.42%) Web Services
6 109 (35.16%) J2EE
7 108 (34.84%) JavaScript
8 104 (33.55%) SQL
8 104 (33.55%) SOAP
9 92 (29.68%) Finance
10 89 (28.71%) HTML
11 86 (27.74%) XML
12 81 (26.13%) CSS
13 77 (24.84%) Maven
14 76 (24.52%) Oracle
15 72 (23.23%) RESTful
16 71 (22.90%) Relational Database
16 71 (22.90%) JSON
17 68 (21.94%) Software Engineering
17 68 (21.94%) jQuery
18 65 (20.97%) REST
19 61 (19.68%) TDD
19 61 (19.68%) JSP
20 59 (19.03%) Continuous Integration
21 57 (18.39%) JUnit
21 57 (18.39%) SOA
22 56 (18.06%) E-Commerce
23 55 (17.74%) Subversion
24 54 (17.42%) Git (software)
25 52 (16.77%) MySQL

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (14.19%) Tomcat
2 36 (11.61%) JBoss
3 34 (10.97%) WebSphere
4 32 (10.32%) Oracle Service Bus
5 30 (9.68%) Apache
6 26 (8.39%) Jetty
7 25 (8.06%) WebLogic
8 17 (5.48%) Node.js
9 16 (5.16%) CMS
9 16 (5.16%) Sitecore CMS
10 13 (4.19%) Mule
11 12 (3.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 11 (3.55%) Apache Solr
13 6 (1.94%) WildFly
14 5 (1.61%) Mule ESB
14 5 (1.61%) Apache TomEE
14 5 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (1.29%) Documentum
15 4 (1.29%) FileNet
15 4 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (4.19%) Mingle
2 6 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (7.42%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (7.42%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (7.10%) SaaS
4 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.45%) HTTP
2 12 (3.87%) Internet
3 11 (3.55%) SSL
4 7 (2.26%) LDAP
5 5 (1.61%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless
6 1 (0.32%) Firewall
6 1 (0.32%) ISUP
6 1 (0.32%) Q.931
6 1 (0.32%) H.323
6 1 (0.32%) DPNSS
6 1 (0.32%) MGCP
6 1 (0.32%) RTP
6 1 (0.32%) SS7
6 1 (0.32%) FTP
6 1 (0.32%) CTI
6 1 (0.32%) ISDN
6 1 (0.32%) PBX
6 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (22.90%) Relational Database
2 52 (16.77%) MySQL
3 36 (11.61%) RDBMS
4 30 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 23 (7.42%) Oracle Database
5 23 (7.42%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (3.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (1.29%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.97%) Big Data
10 2 (0.65%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 77 (24.84%) Maven
2 57 (18.39%) JUnit
3 55 (17.74%) Subversion
4 54 (17.42%) Git (software)
5 50 (16.13%) Eclipse
6 37 (11.94%) Ant
7 31 (10.00%) JIRA
7 31 (10.00%) Cucumber
8 28 (9.03%) Jenkins
9 25 (8.06%) jMock
10 15 (4.84%) Gradle
11 14 (4.52%) Mockito
12 12 (3.87%) Selenium
13 10 (3.23%) Hudson
14 7 (2.26%) ClearCase
15 6 (1.94%) ClearQuest
15 6 (1.94%) NetBeans
16 3 (0.97%) SoapUI
17 2 (0.65%) IntelliJ
18 1 (0.32%) FitNesse
General
1 92 (29.68%) Finance
2 43 (13.87%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.87%) Retail
3 12 (3.87%) Advertising
4 9 (2.90%) Games
5 7 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.94%) Banking
7 5 (1.61%) Marketing
8 2 (0.65%) Legal
8 2 (0.65%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 214 (69.03%) Developer
2 168 (54.19%) Java Developer
3 81 (26.13%) Senior Developer
4 56 (18.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 51 (16.45%) Architect
6 42 (13.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 25 (8.06%) Software Engineer
8 22 (7.10%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 17 (5.48%) J2EE Developer
10 13 (4.19%) Software Developer
11 12 (3.87%) Web Developer
11 12 (3.87%) Java Web Developer
12 11 (3.55%) Applications Architect
13 10 (3.23%) Technical Architect
13 10 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
14 9 (2.90%) Senior J2EE Developer
14 9 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
15 8 (2.58%) Consultant
15 8 (2.58%) Software Architect
15 8 (2.58%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (64.19%) Spring
2 121 (39.03%) Hibernate
3 116 (37.42%) Web Services
4 109 (35.16%) J2EE
5 104 (33.55%) SOAP
6 89 (28.71%) HTML
7 86 (27.74%) XML
8 81 (26.13%) CSS
9 72 (23.23%) RESTful
10 71 (22.90%) JSON
11 68 (21.94%) jQuery
12 65 (20.97%) REST
13 61 (19.68%) JSP
14 49 (15.81%) Spring MVC
15 45 (14.52%) Struts
16 40 (12.90%) EJB
17 38 (12.26%) JMS
18 36 (11.61%) Grails
19 34 (10.97%) .NET
20 33 (10.65%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.48%) Life Science
5 15 (4.84%) Clustering
6 12 (3.87%) Data Integration
7 11 (3.55%) iPad
8 9 (2.90%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.26%) Online Games
9 7 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.61%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.29%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.29%) User Experience
12 3 (0.97%) Web 2.0
13 2 (0.65%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.65%) iPhone
13 2 (0.65%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.65%) Kindle
14 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.81%) UNIX
2 48 (15.48%) Linux
3 22 (7.10%) Apple iOS
4 21 (6.77%) Windows
5 13 (4.19%) Android
6 4 (1.29%) Solaris
7 1 (0.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.32%) SUSE
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (63.55%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (21.94%) Software Engineering
3 61 (19.68%) TDD
4 59 (19.03%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (18.39%) SOA
6 56 (18.06%) E-Commerce
7 47 (15.16%) OO
8 45 (14.52%) Scrum
9 42 (13.55%) MVC
10 35 (11.29%) UML
10 35 (11.29%) SDLC
11 33 (10.65%) Mentoring
12 29 (9.35%) CRM
12 29 (9.35%) Extreme Programming
13 28 (9.03%) Open Source
14 27 (8.71%) Multithreading
15 26 (8.39%) Unit Testing
16 24 (7.74%) BDD
17 23 (7.42%) Waterfall
17 23 (7.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 298 (96.13%) Java
2 108 (34.84%) JavaScript
3 104 (33.55%) SQL
4 26 (8.39%) Scala
5 23 (7.42%) C#
6 17 (5.48%) Ruby
7 16 (5.16%) Objective-C
8 13 (4.19%) PHP
8 13 (4.19%) PL/SQL
9 12 (3.87%) XPath
10 10 (3.23%) Perl
11 9 (2.90%) Groovy
11 9 (2.90%) XQuery
12 5 (1.61%) AspectJ
13 4 (1.29%) C
13 4 (1.29%) Python
13 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.29%) Korn
14 2 (0.65%) HQL
15 1 (0.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (11.94%) Degree
2 6 (1.94%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.65%) PhD
4 1 (0.32%) IC3 Certification
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.35%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Puppet
1 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 76 (24.52%) Oracle
2 23 (7.42%) IBM
3 22 (7.10%) hybris
4 21 (6.77%) Atlassian
5 19 (6.13%) Google
6 16 (5.16%) Sitecore
7 9 (2.90%) SAP
8 5 (1.61%) Sun
9 4 (1.29%) Sencha
10 3 (0.97%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.65%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.65%) Microsoft
11 2 (0.65%) Zend
11 2 (0.65%) Endeca
12 1 (0.32%) Verint
12 1 (0.32%) ATG
12 1 (0.32%) Adobe
12 1 (0.32%) Cisco
12 1 (0.32%) HP
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