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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 287 269 276
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 162 166 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.77% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 1.99% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 142 121 141
Average salary £49,250 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
7442 8332 8815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.41% 38.57% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6319 7335 7826
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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
Berkshire -7 37 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hampshire -22 33 £45,000 -21.73% 9
Surrey -4 29 £47,500 -7.31% 3
Buckinghamshire - 24 £47,500 -
East Sussex -7 20 £36,000 -41.22% 1
Oxfordshire +8 16 £50,000 -4.76% 2
West Sussex -7 1 - -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 253 (98.06%) Java
2 148 (57.36%) SQL
3 128 (49.61%) HTML
3 128 (49.61%) XML
4 119 (46.12%) JavaScript
4 119 (46.12%) Spring
5 115 (44.57%) CSS
6 114 (44.19%) Web Services
7 109 (42.25%) Linux
8 104 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
9 97 (37.60%) jQuery
10 92 (35.66%) Tomcat
11 80 (31.01%) E-Commerce
12 74 (28.68%) SOA
13 71 (27.52%) TDD
14 70 (27.13%) Subversion
15 68 (26.36%) Oracle
16 67 (25.97%) J2EE
17 65 (25.19%) SQL Server
18 64 (24.81%) Hibernate
19 63 (24.42%) Ant
20 61 (23.64%) HTTP
20 61 (23.64%) Git (software)
21 58 (22.48%) JSP
22 57 (22.09%) Eclipse
22 57 (22.09%) Degree
23 56 (21.71%) hybris
24 55 (21.32%) Finance
25 53 (20.54%) SOAP
26 52 (20.16%) iPad

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 92 (35.66%) Tomcat
2 37 (14.34%) JBoss
3 33 (12.79%) Apache
4 28 (10.85%) WebSphere
5 26 (10.08%) Apache Solr
6 22 (8.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (5.81%) WebLogic
8 14 (5.43%) Oracle Service Bus
9 12 (4.65%) WildFly
9 12 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (3.88%) Resin
11 8 (3.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 8 (3.10%) JCAPS
12 5 (1.94%) Apache Pig
13 3 (1.16%) CMS
13 3 (1.16%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Process Server
14 2 (0.78%) IIS
14 2 (0.78%) FileNet
14 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 13 (5.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (7.36%) Magento
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.55%) SaaS
4 3 (1.16%) Route 53
4 3 (1.16%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 61 (23.64%) HTTP
2 19 (7.36%) Internet
3 13 (5.04%) LDAP
4 10 (3.88%) DNS
5 5 (1.94%) SAN
6 2 (0.78%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (25.19%) SQL Server
2 52 (20.16%) Relational Database
3 48 (18.60%) MySQL
4 41 (15.89%) RDBMS
5 22 (8.53%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (8.14%) Oracle Database
7 13 (5.04%) DB2
8 12 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (4.65%) Oracle ODI
9 11 (4.26%) Big Data
10 7 (2.71%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.94%) HBase
11 5 (1.94%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.55%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.78%) DB2 UDB
14 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 70 (27.13%) Subversion
2 63 (24.42%) Ant
3 61 (23.64%) Git (software)
4 57 (22.09%) Eclipse
5 50 (19.38%) Maven
6 47 (18.22%) Selenium
7 31 (12.02%) JUnit
8 26 (10.08%) Mockito
9 20 (7.75%) JIRA
10 16 (6.20%) Hudson
11 12 (4.65%) NetBeans
12 11 (4.26%) Jenkins
13 8 (3.10%) CruiseControl
13 8 (3.10%) TeamCity
14 7 (2.71%) Arquillian
15 5 (1.94%) QUnit
16 3 (1.16%) Rational Application Developer
17 2 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
18 1 (0.39%) Bitbucket
18 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (21.32%) Finance
2 39 (15.12%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.10%) Marketing
4 6 (2.33%) Banking
4 6 (2.33%) Legal
5 5 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.94%) Retail
6 3 (1.16%) Advertising
6 3 (1.16%) Billing
7 2 (0.78%) Publishing
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
8 1 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 170 (65.89%) Developer
2 149 (57.75%) Java Developer
3 71 (27.52%) Senior Developer
4 60 (23.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 37 (14.34%) Architect
6 33 (12.79%) Consultant
7 28 (10.85%) Java Consultant
8 27 (10.47%) Web Developer
9 26 (10.08%) Solutions Architect
10 23 (8.91%) Java Web Developer
11 21 (8.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 15 (5.81%) Solutions Consultant
12 15 (5.81%) Java Architect
13 14 (5.43%) Java Solutions Architect
14 13 (5.04%) Programmer
15 10 (3.88%) Software Engineer
15 10 (3.88%) Java Programmer
15 10 (3.88%) Senior Web Developer
16 9 (3.49%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
16 9 (3.49%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (49.61%) HTML
1 128 (49.61%) XML
2 119 (46.12%) Spring
3 115 (44.57%) CSS
4 114 (44.19%) Web Services
5 97 (37.60%) jQuery
6 67 (25.97%) J2EE
7 64 (24.81%) Hibernate
8 58 (22.48%) JSP
9 53 (20.54%) SOAP
10 41 (15.89%) EJB
11 39 (15.12%) JPA
12 38 (14.73%) XSLT
13 36 (13.95%) XHTML
14 28 (10.85%) Servlets
15 27 (10.47%) JSON
15 27 (10.47%) RESTful
16 23 (8.91%) JSF
17 22 (8.53%) Spring MVC
18 20 (7.75%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.16%) iPad
2 43 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 33 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (10.08%) Client/Server
5 22 (8.53%) Clustering
6 14 (5.43%) Data Integration
7 13 (5.04%) Mathematics
8 11 (4.26%) Open Source
9 9 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (3.10%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.94%) iPhone
12 4 (1.55%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.55%) User Experience
13 3 (1.16%) Physics
13 3 (1.16%) Chemistry
14 2 (0.78%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.78%) Smartcard
14 2 (0.78%) EMV
14 2 (0.78%) Kindle
14 2 (0.78%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 109 (42.25%) Linux
2 47 (18.22%) UNIX
3 21 (8.14%) Windows
4 10 (3.88%) Solaris
4 10 (3.88%) CentOS
5 8 (3.10%) Android
6 4 (1.55%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (31.01%) E-Commerce
3 74 (28.68%) SOA
4 71 (27.52%) TDD
5 48 (18.60%) Unit Testing
6 44 (17.05%) Scrum
7 43 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 43 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (16.67%) MVC
8 41 (15.89%) Mentoring
9 32 (12.40%) BDD
10 29 (11.24%) B2B
11 28 (10.85%) B2C
11 28 (10.85%) SEO
12 27 (10.47%) Extreme Programming
13 26 (10.08%) DSDM
13 26 (10.08%) OO
13 26 (10.08%) Multithreading
14 21 (8.14%) UML
15 19 (7.36%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 253 (98.06%) Java
2 148 (57.36%) SQL
3 119 (46.12%) JavaScript
4 25 (9.69%) Perl
5 21 (8.14%) XPath
6 20 (7.75%) Groovy
6 20 (7.75%) XQuery
7 14 (5.43%) Ruby
7 14 (5.43%) Scala
8 10 (3.88%) Python
8 10 (3.88%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.71%) PHP
10 4 (1.55%) C
11 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.16%) VB
12 2 (0.78%) VB6
12 2 (0.78%) C++
13 1 (0.39%) C#
13 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.39%) AWK
Qualifications
1 57 (22.09%) Degree
2 6 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.39%) PhD
5 1 (0.39%) HNC
5 1 (0.39%) HND
5 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.78%) ISO 8583
1 2 (0.78%) QA
1 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.94%) Apache Flume
1 5 (1.94%) HDFS
2 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (3.88%) Nagios
1 10 (3.88%) Munin
1 10 (3.88%) Puppet
2 2 (0.78%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 68 (26.36%) Oracle
2 56 (21.71%) hybris
3 34 (13.18%) SAP
4 19 (7.36%) ATG
4 19 (7.36%) Demandware
5 12 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.71%) IBM
6 7 (2.71%) Sybase
7 2 (0.78%) Huawei
7 2 (0.78%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.78%) Sencha
7 2 (0.78%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.78%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.78%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.39%) Pega
8 1 (0.39%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.39%) BEA
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.39%) Sun
8 1 (0.39%) VMware
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