The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 112 69
Rank change year-on-year 0 -43  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 145 190 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.35% 2.55% 3.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.26% 6.87% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 110 147 218
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +13.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.97%  

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2315 2765 2892
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.50% 37.13% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 2308 2416
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing J2EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in the East of England

J2EE
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE in the East of England.

Salary trend for J2EE in the East of England

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the East of England

J2EE
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -3 46 £62,500 +31.57% 4
Essex +23 44 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 37 £47,000 -24.80% 6
Bedfordshire +18 15 £48,500 +29.33%
Suffolk +21 8 £42,500 -22.72%
Norfolk -10 4 £43,750 -15.86% 1
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 300 (96.77%) Java
2 194 (62.58%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (48.06%) Oracle
4 133 (42.90%) Hibernate
5 122 (39.35%) Spring
6 115 (37.10%) SQL
7 91 (29.35%) Maven
8 89 (28.71%) OO
9 88 (28.39%) JBoss
10 82 (26.45%) WebLogic
11 77 (24.84%) Degree
11 77 (24.84%) Computer Science
12 76 (24.52%) XML
12 76 (24.52%) JMS
13 75 (24.19%) Tomcat
14 71 (22.90%) WebSphere
15 69 (22.26%) Relational Database
16 68 (21.94%) JavaScript
17 65 (20.97%) Web Services
18 63 (20.32%) HTML
19 60 (19.35%) SOA
20 58 (18.71%) PL/SQL
20 58 (18.71%) Ant
21 57 (18.39%) Gradle
22 56 (18.06%) E-Commerce
23 53 (17.10%) CSS
24 52 (16.77%) Java EE
25 51 (16.45%) Linux
26 50 (16.13%) JUnit
27 46 (14.84%) Finance

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 88 (28.39%) JBoss
2 82 (26.45%) WebLogic
3 75 (24.19%) Tomcat
4 71 (22.90%) WebSphere
5 41 (13.23%) GlassFish
6 40 (12.90%) Apache
7 22 (7.10%) Mule
7 22 (7.10%) Mule ESB
8 16 (5.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 15 (4.84%) Confluence
10 11 (3.55%) IBM HTTP Server
11 5 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (1.29%) CMS
12 4 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.97%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.97%) WildFly
14 2 (0.65%) Apache Geronimo
14 2 (0.65%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (1.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.65%) MS Project
2 2 (0.65%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (1.61%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.29%) Magento
3 2 (0.65%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) GitHub
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.16%) TCP/IP
2 13 (4.19%) HTTP
3 12 (3.87%) Internet
4 11 (3.55%) Firewall
5 6 (1.94%) SSL
6 3 (0.97%) LDAP
7 2 (0.65%) FTP
8 1 (0.32%) DNS
8 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (22.26%) Relational Database
2 45 (14.52%) RDBMS
3 33 (10.65%) Oracle Database
4 29 (9.35%) SQL Server
5 19 (6.13%) MySQL
6 16 (5.16%) Data Mining
7 14 (4.52%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.29%) Text Mining
10 3 (0.97%) Big Data
10 3 (0.97%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.97%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (0.97%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.97%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.65%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 91 (29.35%) Maven
2 58 (18.71%) Ant
3 57 (18.39%) Gradle
4 50 (16.13%) JUnit
5 36 (11.61%) Jenkins
6 25 (8.06%) JIRA
7 16 (5.16%) Hudson
8 13 (4.19%) Git (software)
8 13 (4.19%) Subversion
9 10 (3.23%) Eclipse
10 9 (2.90%) Visual Studio
11 7 (2.26%) Mockito
12 4 (1.29%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.29%) jMock
12 4 (1.29%) Selenium
12 4 (1.29%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.97%) Log4j
13 3 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
14 2 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
15 1 (0.32%) The Grinder
General
1 46 (14.84%) Finance
2 21 (6.77%) Retail
3 10 (3.23%) Back Office
3 10 (3.23%) Banking
3 10 (3.23%) Marketing
4 9 (2.90%) Aerospace
4 9 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (2.58%) Advertising
5 8 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.26%) Automotive
7 3 (0.97%) Games
8 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Local Government
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 218 (70.32%) Developer
2 213 (68.71%) Java Developer
3 92 (29.68%) Senior Developer
4 91 (29.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 71 (22.90%) J2EE Developer
6 70 (22.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 44 (14.19%) Agile Developer
7 44 (14.19%) Agile Java Developer
8 36 (11.61%) Oracle Developer
9 32 (10.32%) Architect
10 31 (10.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 31 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 30 (9.68%) Lead Developer
12 23 (7.42%) Senior Agile Developer
12 23 (7.42%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 19 (6.13%) Java Programmer
13 19 (6.13%) Programmer
13 19 (6.13%) Senior Java Programmer
13 19 (6.13%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 19 (6.13%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (42.90%) Hibernate
2 122 (39.35%) Spring
3 76 (24.52%) JMS
3 76 (24.52%) XML
4 65 (20.97%) Web Services
5 63 (20.32%) HTML
6 53 (17.10%) CSS
7 52 (16.77%) Java EE
8 35 (11.29%) JPA
8 35 (11.29%) SOAP
9 34 (10.97%) Swing
10 29 (9.35%) Servlets
11 28 (9.03%) JSP
12 27 (8.71%) Ajax
12 27 (8.71%) JDBC
13 26 (8.39%) EJB
14 25 (8.06%) REST
14 25 (8.06%) Struts
15 22 (7.10%) Spring Integration
16 20 (6.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 77 (24.84%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.84%) User Experience
4 13 (4.19%) Algorithms
5 11 (3.55%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.26%) Clustering
7 6 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.61%) Fintech
8 5 (1.61%) iPad
9 4 (1.29%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.97%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.97%) Online Games
11 2 (0.65%) PMI
12 1 (0.32%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (16.45%) Linux
2 34 (10.97%) Unix
3 32 (10.32%) Windows
4 18 (5.81%) Solaris
5 16 (5.16%) Windows 7
5 16 (5.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.26%) Android
6 7 (2.26%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.26%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.97%) HPUX
9 2 (0.65%) AIX
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (62.58%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (28.71%) OO
3 60 (19.35%) SOA
4 56 (18.06%) E-Commerce
5 42 (13.55%) SDLC
6 41 (13.23%) Scrum
7 40 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 40 (12.90%) TDD
8 39 (12.58%) Mentoring
9 37 (11.94%) OOP
10 36 (11.61%) Waterfall
11 34 (10.97%) MVC
12 30 (9.68%) Coaching
12 30 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
13 25 (8.06%) UML
14 23 (7.42%) Enterprise Architecture
15 21 (6.77%) Project Management
16 20 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (5.81%) Automated Testing
17 18 (5.81%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 300 (96.77%) Java
2 115 (37.10%) SQL
3 68 (21.94%) JavaScript
4 58 (18.71%) PL/SQL
5 17 (5.48%) C++
6 15 (4.84%) C#
7 13 (4.19%) Shell Script
8 10 (3.23%) PHP
9 7 (2.26%) Python
10 6 (1.94%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.61%) Jython
11 5 (1.61%) Perl
12 2 (0.65%) Groovy
12 2 (0.65%) Scala
13 1 (0.32%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.32%) AWK
13 1 (0.32%) C
13 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (24.84%) Degree
2 13 (4.19%) PhD
3 8 (2.58%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.29%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.97%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.97%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.26%) QA
2 5 (1.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.94%) Docker
1 6 (1.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) HDFS
3 1 (0.32%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (2.26%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.29%) Puppet
4 2 (0.65%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (0.65%) MOM
5 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 149 (48.06%) Oracle
2 20 (6.45%) IBM
3 17 (5.48%) hybris
4 15 (4.84%) Sybase
5 11 (3.55%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.90%) Informatica
7 8 (2.58%) Pega
8 7 (2.26%) Sun
9 5 (1.61%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.29%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.29%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.97%) AppDynamics
11 3 (0.97%) ATG
11 3 (0.97%) Blue Martini
11 3 (0.97%) New Relic
11 3 (0.97%) Talend
12 2 (0.65%) CA
12 2 (0.65%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.65%) Dell
12 2 (0.65%) Perforce
Essex
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Healthcare, 27 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27-35k 25 days holiday + bank holidays, 6% Pension and much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Norfolk
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market standards
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 10 days ago