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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 316 369 264
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -105
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 130 87 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.38% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% 0.99% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 124 56 170
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,250 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +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
7633 8773 8429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.96% 38.19% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6589 7726 7517
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Oxfordshire - 29 £55,000 - 1
East Sussex - 27 £62,500 - 4
Berkshire 0 19 £62,500 +8.69% 1
Surrey -13 16 £42,500 -
West Sussex +7 12 £50,000 +14.94% 3
Hampshire -13 12 £36,750 -10.90% 4
Buckinghamshire +1 10 £38,750 -24.39% 1
Kent - 2 £46,250 -
Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 291 (97.00%) Java
2 207 (69.00%) Spring
3 190 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (42.67%) Hibernate
5 115 (38.33%) J2EE
6 110 (36.67%) Web Services
7 109 (36.33%) SOAP
8 103 (34.33%) SQL
8 103 (34.33%) JavaScript
9 98 (32.67%) Finance
10 88 (29.33%) XML
11 83 (27.67%) HTML
12 76 (25.33%) Maven
13 75 (25.00%) CSS
14 71 (23.67%) RESTful
15 70 (23.33%) Relational Database
16 69 (23.00%) jQuery
16 69 (23.00%) Oracle
17 66 (22.00%) JSON
18 65 (21.67%) REST
19 62 (20.67%) JSP
20 61 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
21 60 (20.00%) TDD
22 58 (19.33%) Software Engineering
22 58 (19.33%) JUnit
22 58 (19.33%) E-Commerce
23 55 (18.33%) Spring MVC
24 54 (18.00%) Subversion
25 53 (17.67%) Struts
26 52 (17.33%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 43 (14.33%) Tomcat
1 43 (14.33%) WebSphere
2 36 (12.00%) JBoss
3 31 (10.33%) Apache
4 28 (9.33%) Jetty
5 27 (9.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 20 (6.67%) Node.js
7 16 (5.33%) WebLogic
8 15 (5.00%) CMS
8 15 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (4.00%) Mule
10 9 (3.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (3.00%) Apache Solr
11 8 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (1.67%) Mule ESB
13 4 (1.33%) FileNet
13 4 (1.33%) WildFly
13 4 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (1.33%) Documentum
14 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 13 (4.33%) Mingle
2 4 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (7.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (5.67%) SaaS
4 5 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.00%) HTTP
2 14 (4.67%) Internet
3 11 (3.67%) SSL
4 6 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.67%) LDAP
6 2 (0.67%) ATM
6 2 (0.67%) Firewall
7 1 (0.33%) ISDN
7 1 (0.33%) PBX
7 1 (0.33%) VoIP
7 1 (0.33%) FTP
7 1 (0.33%) CTI
7 1 (0.33%) DPNSS
7 1 (0.33%) MGCP
7 1 (0.33%) RTP
7 1 (0.33%) SS7
7 1 (0.33%) ISUP
7 1 (0.33%) Q.931
7 1 (0.33%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (23.33%) Relational Database
2 37 (12.33%) MySQL
3 36 (12.00%) RDBMS
4 26 (8.67%) SQL Server
5 21 (7.00%) Oracle Database
6 14 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (1.33%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.00%) Big Data
11 2 (0.67%) DB2
12 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 76 (25.33%) Maven
2 58 (19.33%) JUnit
3 54 (18.00%) Subversion
4 48 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 48 (16.00%) Eclipse
5 37 (12.33%) Ant
6 35 (11.67%) JIRA
7 34 (11.33%) Cucumber
8 25 (8.33%) jMock
8 25 (8.33%) Jenkins
9 16 (5.33%) Gradle
10 12 (4.00%) Mockito
11 10 (3.33%) Hudson
12 9 (3.00%) Selenium
13 7 (2.33%) ClearCase
14 6 (2.00%) ClearQuest
15 4 (1.33%) NetBeans
16 2 (0.67%) IntelliJ
17 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
17 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 98 (32.67%) Finance
2 35 (11.67%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.33%) Retail
4 10 (3.33%) Advertising
5 6 (2.00%) Games
5 6 (2.00%) Banking
6 4 (1.33%) Legal
6 4 (1.33%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.67%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 217 (72.33%) Developer
2 183 (61.00%) Java Developer
3 83 (27.67%) Senior Developer
4 67 (22.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 51 (17.00%) Architect
6 42 (14.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 21 (7.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 18 (6.00%) J2EE Developer
9 16 (5.33%) Software Engineer
10 15 (5.00%) Web Developer
10 15 (5.00%) Java Web Developer
11 12 (4.00%) Technical Architect
11 12 (4.00%) Software Developer
12 10 (3.33%) Applications Architect
13 9 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.00%) Java Software Engineer
14 8 (2.67%) Lead Developer
14 8 (2.67%) Software Architect
14 8 (2.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
15 7 (2.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (69.00%) Spring
2 128 (42.67%) Hibernate
3 115 (38.33%) J2EE
4 110 (36.67%) Web Services
5 109 (36.33%) SOAP
6 88 (29.33%) XML
7 83 (27.67%) HTML
8 75 (25.00%) CSS
9 71 (23.67%) RESTful
10 69 (23.00%) jQuery
11 66 (22.00%) JSON
12 65 (21.67%) REST
13 62 (20.67%) JSP
14 55 (18.33%) Spring MVC
15 53 (17.67%) Struts
16 37 (12.33%) EJB
16 37 (12.33%) JMS
17 35 (11.67%) Grails
18 33 (11.00%) JSF
19 32 (10.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.67%) Clustering
5 13 (4.33%) Data Integration
6 10 (3.33%) Life Science
7 9 (3.00%) iPad
8 7 (2.33%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (2.00%) Online Games
9 6 (2.00%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.67%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.33%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.33%) User Experience
12 3 (1.00%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.00%) Web 2.0
13 2 (0.67%) iPhone
13 2 (0.67%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 52 (17.33%) UNIX
2 36 (12.00%) Linux
3 23 (7.67%) Windows
3 23 (7.67%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.33%) Android
5 5 (1.67%) Solaris
6 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.33%) SUSE
6 1 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
3 60 (20.00%) TDD
4 58 (19.33%) E-Commerce
4 58 (19.33%) Software Engineering
5 52 (17.33%) SOA
5 52 (17.33%) MVC
6 41 (13.67%) UML
7 40 (13.33%) OO
8 39 (13.00%) Scrum
9 38 (12.67%) SDLC
10 30 (10.00%) Multithreading
11 29 (9.67%) Unit Testing
11 29 (9.67%) Extreme Programming
12 28 (9.33%) CRM
13 27 (9.00%) Waterfall
14 26 (8.67%) Integration Testing
15 25 (8.33%) Mentoring
16 23 (7.67%) BDD
16 23 (7.67%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 291 (97.00%) Java
2 103 (34.33%) JavaScript
2 103 (34.33%) SQL
3 32 (10.67%) Scala
4 20 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 17 (5.67%) C#
6 11 (3.67%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.33%) PHP
7 10 (3.33%) Ruby
8 9 (3.00%) XPath
8 9 (3.00%) Groovy
8 9 (3.00%) XQuery
8 9 (3.00%) Perl
9 4 (1.33%) C
9 4 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.33%) AspectJ
9 4 (1.33%) Korn
10 3 (1.00%) Python
11 2 (0.67%) HQL
12 1 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 43 (14.33%) Degree
2 7 (2.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (23.00%) Oracle
2 26 (8.67%) IBM
3 23 (7.67%) hybris
4 21 (7.00%) Atlassian
4 21 (7.00%) Google
5 15 (5.00%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.33%) SAP
7 6 (2.00%) Sun
8 4 (1.33%) Sencha
9 3 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.00%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.67%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.67%) Endeca
11 1 (0.33%) Zend
11 1 (0.33%) Adobe
11 1 (0.33%) ATG
11 1 (0.33%) HP
11 1 (0.33%) Nortel
11 1 (0.33%) Avaya
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