The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 56 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.86% 0.87% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.52% 2.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Java EE
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
221 238 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.08% 41.39% 42.02%
Number of salaries quoted 171 192 113
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £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 Watford

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Java EE
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Java EE Salary Trend in Watford

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Watford

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (92.59%) XML
3 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
4 21 (77.78%) jQuery
5 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
5 16 (59.26%) SQL
5 16 (59.26%) Web Services
5 16 (59.26%) UNIX
5 16 (59.26%) Linux
5 16 (59.26%) Spring
5 16 (59.26%) TDD
6 15 (55.56%) Ajax
7 14 (51.85%) WebSphere
7 14 (51.85%) OO
7 14 (51.85%) Finance
8 12 (44.44%) JSP
9 11 (40.74%) CSS
9 11 (40.74%) HTML
9 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
9 11 (40.74%) Struts
9 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (40.74%) MVC
9 11 (40.74%) Scrum
9 11 (40.74%) Banking
9 11 (40.74%) JSF
9 11 (40.74%) Maven
9 11 (40.74%) Demandware
9 11 (40.74%) Subversion
10 10 (37.04%) VirtualBox
10 10 (37.04%) SoapUI

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 14 (51.85%) WebSphere
2 10 (37.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (22.22%) CMS
4 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
4 4 (14.81%) JBoss
5 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 6 (22.22%) DB2
2 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Subversion
1 11 (40.74%) Maven
2 10 (37.04%) SoapUI
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Banking
3 10 (37.04%) Financial Institution
4 5 (18.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 20 (74.07%) Java Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Senior Java Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Senior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Magento Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (7.41%) Programmer
8 2 (7.41%) Java Programmer
8 2 (7.41%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 1 (3.70%) Java Analyst Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Architect
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) XML
2 21 (77.78%) jQuery
3 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
3 16 (59.26%) Spring
3 16 (59.26%) Web Services
4 15 (55.56%) Ajax
5 12 (44.44%) JSP
6 11 (40.74%) CSS
6 11 (40.74%) HTML
6 11 (40.74%) Struts
6 11 (40.74%) JSF
7 10 (37.04%) Spring MVC
7 10 (37.04%) RESTful
7 10 (37.04%) JAXB
7 10 (37.04%) SAX
7 10 (37.04%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (37.04%) XSD
7 10 (37.04%) DOM
7 10 (37.04%) XSLT
7 10 (37.04%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Client/Server
1 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) UNIX
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) AIX
2 10 (37.04%) HPUX
2 10 (37.04%) Solaris
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) TDD
2 14 (51.85%) OO
3 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
3 11 (40.74%) MVC
3 11 (40.74%) Scrum
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) Multithreading
4 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
5 6 (22.22%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) Release Management
6 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.81%) UML
6 4 (14.81%) SOA
6 4 (14.81%) BPR
7 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (11.11%) OOD
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 16 (59.26%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) XPath
4 10 (37.04%) C
4 10 (37.04%) C++
5 6 (22.22%) PHP
6 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Sun Certification
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (37.04%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Demandware
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) hybris
3 6 (22.22%) CyberSource
3 6 (22.22%) Ogone
3 6 (22.22%) ATG