The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 18 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 52 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.98% 7.78% 10.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.12% 18.78% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 22
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
J2EE
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 245 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 39.73% 41.46% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 165 196 120
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

J2EE
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Watford region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Watford

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Watford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Watford

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

1 129 (96.99%) Java
2 89 (66.92%) E-Commerce
3 82 (61.65%) SQL
4 73 (54.89%) WebSphere
5 72 (54.14%) Oracle
6 70 (52.63%) IBM
7 69 (51.88%) DB2
8 67 (50.38%) JavaScript
9 66 (49.62%) UNIX
10 62 (46.62%) Retail
11 59 (44.36%) Linux
12 57 (42.86%) HTML
13 51 (38.35%) Finance
14 44 (33.08%) CSS
14 44 (33.08%) Windows
15 43 (32.33%) Tomcat
16 39 (29.32%) HTTP
17 34 (25.56%) JSP
18 33 (24.81%) WebSphere Application Server
18 33 (24.81%) MQSeries
19 31 (23.31%) XML
20 29 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
20 29 (21.80%) Degree
21 28 (21.05%) Spring
22 27 (20.30%) Demandware
22 27 (20.30%) ITIL
22 27 (20.30%) Sun
22 27 (20.30%) Internet
23 26 (19.55%) ATG
23 26 (19.55%) hybris

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 73 (54.89%) WebSphere
2 43 (32.33%) Tomcat
3 33 (24.81%) MQSeries
3 33 (24.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (15.04%) JBoss
5 14 (10.53%) Apache
5 14 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
5 14 (10.53%) IIS
6 12 (9.02%) Apache Solr
7 10 (7.52%) WebLogic
8 7 (5.26%) Drupal
9 6 (4.51%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (2.26%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 16 (12.03%) MS Office
2 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Magento
2 4 (3.01%) Fredhopper
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.26%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (29.32%) HTTP
2 27 (20.30%) Internet
3 14 (10.53%) FTP
4 7 (5.26%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.26%) Firewall
6 2 (1.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (51.88%) DB2
2 25 (18.80%) SQL Server
3 23 (17.29%) MySQL
4 15 (11.28%) DbVisualizer
5 10 (7.52%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.52%) RDBMS
6 8 (6.02%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.01%) JasperReports
7 4 (3.01%) Informix
7 4 (3.01%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.50%) NonStop SQL
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (15.04%) LoadRunner
2 14 (10.53%) Maven
3 13 (9.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (9.02%) Eclipse
5 10 (7.52%) Ant
6 9 (6.77%) Subversion
7 8 (6.02%) JUnit
8 7 (5.26%) JMeter
9 6 (4.51%) Log4j
10 4 (3.01%) Rational Application Developer
11 2 (1.50%) Selenium
11 2 (1.50%) Firebug
11 2 (1.50%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.50%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.75%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.75%) PowerBuilder
General
1 62 (46.62%) Retail
2 51 (38.35%) Finance
3 6 (4.51%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.76%) Banking
5 4 (3.01%) Games
5 4 (3.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (40.60%) Developer
2 25 (18.80%) Analyst
2 25 (18.80%) Java Developer
3 23 (17.29%) Lead Developer
4 17 (12.78%) Tester
5 16 (12.03%) Support Analyst
6 14 (10.53%) Applications Developer
7 13 (9.77%) Operations Analyst
7 13 (9.77%) Operations Support Analyst
8 12 (9.02%) Support Manager
8 12 (9.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 12 (9.02%) Consultant
9 9 (6.77%) J2EE Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Programmer
10 8 (6.02%) Java Programmer
11 7 (5.26%) Architect
12 6 (4.51%) Analyst Programmer
12 6 (4.51%) Java Analyst Programmer
13 5 (3.76%) Applications Manager
14 4 (3.01%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (42.86%) HTML
2 44 (33.08%) CSS
3 34 (25.56%) JSP
4 31 (23.31%) XML
5 28 (21.05%) Spring
6 21 (15.79%) Hibernate
6 21 (15.79%) Web Services
7 19 (14.29%) Servlets
8 16 (12.03%) JDBC
9 15 (11.28%) Flash
10 14 (10.53%) Struts
10 14 (10.53%) Middleware
11 12 (9.02%) jQuery
11 12 (9.02%) EJB
12 11 (8.27%) Ajax
13 10 (7.52%) SOAP
14 9 (6.77%) JMS
15 8 (6.02%) XHTML
16 6 (4.51%) XMLBeans
16 6 (4.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.51%) Web 2.0
3 3 (2.26%) PMI
3 3 (2.26%) Clustering
3 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.50%) Tandem
4 2 (1.50%) PKI
4 2 (1.50%) EMV
4 2 (1.50%) AS400
4 2 (1.50%) Derivative
4 2 (1.50%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 66 (49.62%) UNIX
2 59 (44.36%) Linux
3 44 (33.08%) Windows
4 23 (17.29%) AIX
5 22 (16.54%) Solaris
6 6 (4.51%) HPUX
7 3 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (66.92%) E-Commerce
2 29 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (20.30%) ITIL
4 26 (19.55%) Problem Management
5 24 (18.05%) Software Engineering
5 24 (18.05%) OO
6 22 (16.54%) Automated Testing
7 20 (15.04%) Content Management
8 17 (12.78%) OOP
8 17 (12.78%) MVC
9 16 (12.03%) Time Management
10 15 (11.28%) System Testing
11 13 (9.77%) Regression Testing
11 13 (9.77%) TDD
12 8 (6.02%) Change Management
12 8 (6.02%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (5.26%) Test Planning
13 7 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 129 (96.99%) Java
2 82 (61.65%) SQL
3 67 (50.38%) JavaScript
4 23 (17.29%) Perl
5 17 (12.78%) Bash Shell
6 15 (11.28%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.26%) AWK
7 7 (5.26%) PHP
8 6 (4.51%) XPath
9 4 (3.01%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.01%) C#
10 3 (2.26%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.50%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (21.80%) Degree
2 12 (9.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (9.02%) ISEB
3 6 (4.51%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.26%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) SLA
2 5 (3.76%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.50%) RACF
2 2 (1.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (1.50%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (1.50%) Novell Identity Manager
1 2 (1.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (1.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 72 (54.14%) Oracle
2 70 (52.63%) IBM
3 27 (20.30%) Sun
3 27 (20.30%) Demandware
4 26 (19.55%) ATG
4 26 (19.55%) hybris
5 17 (12.78%) DataCash
5 17 (12.78%) Ogone
6 16 (12.03%) Microsoft
7 15 (11.28%) HP
8 9 (6.77%) Intershop
9 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.51%) Interwoven
10 5 (3.76%) Sybase
11 4 (3.01%) Adobe
11 4 (3.01%) Endeca
11 4 (3.01%) New Relic
11 4 (3.01%) AppDynamics
12 3 (2.26%) EnterpriseDB
13 2 (1.50%) Cyber-Ark
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