The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 45 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 15 35 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.90% 6.11% 15.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 30.97% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 39
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
180 113 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 34.75% 19.72% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 150 89 171
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 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 20 February 2017.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Watford

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Watford region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (69.70%) Spring
2 23 (69.70%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) XML
4 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (45.45%) Tomcat
6 13 (39.39%) Unix
7 12 (36.36%) Oracle
8 11 (33.33%) WebSphere
8 11 (33.33%) Maven
9 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
9 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
9 10 (30.30%) IBM
10 9 (27.27%) Apache
10 9 (27.27%) Finance
10 9 (27.27%) Solaris
10 9 (27.27%) Linux
10 9 (27.27%) SDLC
11 8 (24.24%) UML
11 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
11 8 (24.24%) TDD
11 8 (24.24%) REST
12 7 (21.21%) Magento
12 7 (21.21%) Banking
12 7 (21.21%) Web Services
12 7 (21.21%) Internet
13 6 (18.18%) ATG
13 6 (18.18%) CMS
13 6 (18.18%) Log4j
13 6 (18.18%) MQSeries

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 15 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 11 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 9 (27.27%) Apache
4 6 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (18.18%) CMS
4 6 (18.18%) MQSeries
5 4 (12.12%) JBoss
6 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (3.03%) Drupal
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Jackrabbit
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) DB2
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Maven
2 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) JUnit
2 6 (18.18%) Log4j
2 6 (18.18%) Mockito
2 6 (18.18%) Subversion
2 6 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (6.06%) Ant
4 1 (3.03%) JMeter
4 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.03%) The Grinder
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 27 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 13 (39.39%) J2EE Developer
3 13 (39.39%) Senior Developer
4 12 (36.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 12 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Unix Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (15.15%) XML Developer
8 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Hybris Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) Spring
2 19 (57.58%) XML
3 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
4 8 (24.24%) REST
5 7 (21.21%) Web Services
6 6 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (18.18%) Apache Camel
6 6 (18.18%) EJB
6 6 (18.18%) JDBC
6 6 (18.18%) JMS
6 6 (18.18%) JSON
6 6 (18.18%) JSP
6 6 (18.18%) SOAP
6 6 (18.18%) Spring Boot
6 6 (18.18%) Spring Security
6 6 (18.18%) XSD
6 6 (18.18%) XSLT
7 5 (15.15%) HTML
7 5 (15.15%) HTML5
8 3 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (15.15%) Virtual Team
2 2 (6.06%) Fintech
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Unix
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Solaris
3 6 (18.18%) HPUX
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
3 9 (27.27%) SDLC
4 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 8 (24.24%) UML
5 6 (18.18%) Dependency Management
5 6 (18.18%) ETL
5 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 6 (18.18%) RAD
5 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (15.15%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (9.09%) Coaching
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (9.09%) System Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (69.70%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
6 3 (9.09%) Jython
6 3 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) AWK
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) IBM
3 6 (18.18%) ATG
3 6 (18.18%) Blue Martini
3 6 (18.18%) Talend
4 3 (9.09%) AppDynamics
4 3 (9.09%) hybris
4 3 (9.09%) New Relic
4 3 (9.09%) Sybase
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £70000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago