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 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 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 36 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 44 55 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.19% 9.12% 6.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.18% 29.41% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
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
218 187 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.60% 31.01% 44.15%
Number of salaries quoted 152 136 92
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £57,500
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 3 July 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Watford

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 103 (99.04%) Java
2 70 (67.31%) SQL
3 65 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 64 (61.54%) WebSphere
5 53 (50.96%) E-Commerce
6 52 (50.00%) HTML
7 49 (47.12%) IBM
8 48 (46.15%) Oracle
9 47 (45.19%) Retail
10 46 (44.23%) DB2
10 46 (44.23%) UNIX
11 43 (41.35%) Finance
12 37 (35.58%) Linux
13 34 (32.69%) XML
14 33 (31.73%) Analytical Skills
15 32 (30.77%) Tomcat
16 31 (29.81%) Automated Testing
17 30 (28.85%) CSS
18 29 (27.88%) Spring
19 28 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (23.08%) Flash
20 24 (23.08%) System Testing
20 24 (23.08%) DbVisualizer
21 23 (22.12%) Windows
21 23 (22.12%) WebSphere Application Server
21 23 (22.12%) JSP
22 21 (20.19%) LoadRunner
22 21 (20.19%) Internet
22 21 (20.19%) MVC
23 20 (19.23%) TDD

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 64 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 32 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 23 (22.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (18.27%) MQSeries
5 16 (15.38%) JBoss
5 16 (15.38%) Apache
6 7 (6.73%) WebLogic
6 7 (6.73%) Drupal
7 3 (2.88%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.88%) IIS
7 3 (2.88%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.92%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Office
2 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Fredhopper
2 7 (6.73%) Magento
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.96%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.19%) Internet
2 15 (14.42%) HTTP
3 7 (6.73%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.88%) FTP
5 1 (0.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (44.23%) DB2
2 24 (23.08%) DbVisualizer
3 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 11 (10.58%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.73%) MySQL
6 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.85%) JasperReports
6 4 (3.85%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.92%) Informix
9 1 (0.96%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (20.19%) LoadRunner
2 14 (13.46%) Eclipse
2 14 (13.46%) HP UFT
2 14 (13.46%) Maven
3 12 (11.54%) Subversion
4 10 (9.62%) Selenium
4 10 (9.62%) WebDriver
4 10 (9.62%) Cucumber
4 10 (9.62%) Ant
5 7 (6.73%) JMeter
6 4 (3.85%) JUnit
6 4 (3.85%) Rational Application Developer
7 2 (1.92%) Firebug
7 2 (1.92%) Log4j
8 1 (0.96%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.96%) PowerBuilder
General
1 47 (45.19%) Retail
2 43 (41.35%) Finance
3 4 (3.85%) Banking
4 3 (2.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (41.35%) Developer
2 28 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 26 (25.00%) Tester
4 14 (13.46%) Analyst
5 12 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (9.62%) Automation Tester
6 10 (9.62%) Selenium Tester
6 10 (9.62%) Lead Developer
7 9 (8.65%) Java Programmer
7 9 (8.65%) Programmer
8 8 (7.69%) Consultant
8 8 (7.69%) WebSphere Consultant
9 7 (6.73%) Applications Manager
10 6 (5.77%) Applications Development Manager
10 6 (5.77%) Application Development Manager
10 6 (5.77%) Development Manager
10 6 (5.77%) Analyst Programmer
10 6 (5.77%) Java Analyst Programmer
10 6 (5.77%) J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (50.00%) HTML
2 34 (32.69%) XML
3 30 (28.85%) CSS
4 29 (27.88%) Spring
5 24 (23.08%) Flash
6 23 (22.12%) JSP
7 18 (17.31%) Web Services
7 18 (17.31%) Hibernate
8 14 (13.46%) RESTful
8 14 (13.46%) Servlets
9 13 (12.50%) Struts
10 12 (11.54%) EJB
10 12 (11.54%) jQuery
11 10 (9.62%) Gherkin
12 8 (7.69%) JPA
12 8 (7.69%) HTML5
12 8 (7.69%) Spring MVC
12 8 (7.69%) SOAP
12 8 (7.69%) XHTML
13 7 (6.73%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.88%) PMI
2 3 (2.88%) Derivative
3 2 (1.92%) Web 2.0
4 1 (0.96%) Clustering
4 1 (0.96%) Online Gambling
4 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (44.23%) UNIX
2 37 (35.58%) Linux
3 23 (22.12%) Windows
4 11 (10.58%) AIX
5 5 (4.81%) Solaris
6 2 (1.92%) HPUX
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.96%) E-Commerce
2 31 (29.81%) Automated Testing
3 28 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (23.08%) System Testing
5 21 (20.19%) MVC
6 20 (19.23%) TDD
7 15 (14.42%) SDLC
8 14 (13.46%) Regression Testing
9 11 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (10.58%) Web Development
10 10 (9.62%) Test Scripting
10 10 (9.62%) Document Management
10 10 (9.62%) Test Automation
10 10 (9.62%) Waterfall
10 10 (9.62%) Coaching
11 9 (8.65%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.65%) PRINCE2
12 8 (7.69%) BDD
12 8 (7.69%) Multithreading
12 8 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 103 (99.04%) Java
2 70 (67.31%) SQL
3 65 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.62%) Perl
5 7 (6.73%) PHP
5 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.73%) C#
5 7 (6.73%) AWK
6 6 (5.77%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.88%) C
9 2 (1.92%) XPath
10 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (18.27%) Degree
2 5 (4.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (4.81%) ISEB
3 3 (2.88%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) QA
2 6 (5.77%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 49 (47.12%) IBM
2 48 (46.15%) Oracle
3 14 (13.46%) HP
4 13 (12.50%) ATG
4 13 (12.50%) hybris
4 13 (12.50%) Demandware
5 12 (11.54%) Sun
6 9 (8.65%) Intershop
7 8 (7.69%) Endeca
7 8 (7.69%) Adobe
8 6 (5.77%) Sybase
9 4 (3.85%) New Relic
9 4 (3.85%) DataCash
9 4 (3.85%) Ogone
9 4 (3.85%) AppDynamics
9 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.92%) Interwoven
11 2 (1.92%) Perforce
12 1 (0.96%) EnterpriseDB
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