Period
to 21 May 2018

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 6 months to 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 136 101
Rank change year-on-year -60 -35 -17
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 182 270 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.47% 2.24% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 5.63% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 140 219 330
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +7.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £71,625
England median annual salary £59,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.38% +5.00% -

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,784 4,800 5,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.68% 39.77% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,880 4,067 4,661
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 21 May 2018.

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 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +17 93 £61,250 -2.00% 5
Essex -40 32 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Cambridgeshire -79 28 £40,000 -13.04% 2
Norfolk +34 21 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Suffolk -1 6 £48,750 +14.71%
Bedfordshire -5 2 £70,000 +44.33%
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 178 (97.80%) Java
2 96 (52.75%) Spring
3 91 (50.00%) SQL
4 73 (40.11%) JavaScript
5 63 (34.62%) HTML
6 62 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (32.97%) XML
8 59 (32.42%) Web Services
8 59 (32.42%) Oracle
9 52 (28.57%) Hibernate
10 49 (26.92%) Maven
11 47 (25.82%) Git (software)
12 46 (25.27%) CSS
13 43 (23.63%) E-Commerce
13 43 (23.63%) Relational Database
14 41 (22.53%) JSP
15 39 (21.43%) JBoss
15 39 (21.43%) WebSphere
16 37 (20.33%) JUnit
17 36 (19.78%) Tomcat
18 35 (19.23%) Linux
18 35 (19.23%) Java EE
18 35 (19.23%) Degree
19 34 (18.68%) MVC
20 32 (17.58%) Subversion
21 31 (17.03%) JIRA
21 31 (17.03%) jQuery
21 31 (17.03%) Unit Testing
21 31 (17.03%) Oracle Database
21 31 (17.03%) Mentoring

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 39 (21.43%) JBoss
1 39 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 36 (19.78%) Tomcat
3 17 (9.34%) Apache
4 16 (8.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 16 (8.79%) WebLogic
4 16 (8.79%) WildFly
5 14 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 12 (6.59%) GlassFish
8 11 (6.04%) Oracle Service Bus
9 9 (4.95%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (3.85%) CMS
10 7 (3.85%) MQSeries
11 6 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (2.75%) Confluence
13 2 (1.10%) Apache Solr
13 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
13 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
13 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 10 (5.49%) Magento
2 6 (3.30%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (2.75%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.10%) Fredhopper
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.30%) Akamai
2 6 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (3.30%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.14%) Internet
2 11 (6.04%) SSL
3 2 (1.10%) DNS
3 2 (1.10%) DSL
3 2 (1.10%) Firewall
3 2 (1.10%) SAN
3 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.63%) Relational Database
2 31 (17.03%) Oracle Database
3 27 (14.84%) MySQL
4 23 (12.64%) SQL Server
5 18 (9.89%) RDBMS
6 12 (6.59%) Endeca
7 11 (6.04%) Oracle Database 12c
8 10 (5.49%) NoSQL
9 9 (4.95%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (4.40%) DB2
10 8 (4.40%) MongoDB
10 8 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (3.85%) Jackrabbit
12 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (1.10%) GIS
13 2 (1.10%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.55%) Big Data
14 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.55%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 49 (26.92%) Maven
2 47 (25.82%) Git (software)
3 37 (20.33%) JUnit
4 32 (17.58%) Subversion
5 31 (17.03%) JIRA
6 25 (13.74%) Ant
7 22 (12.09%) Selenium
8 16 (8.79%) Gradle
8 16 (8.79%) HttpUnit
8 16 (8.79%) Jenkins
9 14 (7.69%) Eclipse
9 14 (7.69%) Mockito
10 12 (6.59%) Cucumber
11 8 (4.40%) Log4j
11 8 (4.40%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 5 (2.75%) Rational Team Concert
13 4 (2.20%) JMeter
13 4 (2.20%) LoadRunner
13 4 (2.20%) Robot Framework
13 4 (2.20%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (10.99%) Finance
2 12 (6.59%) Retail
3 7 (3.85%) Automotive
4 5 (2.75%) Advertising
5 2 (1.10%) Back Office
5 2 (1.10%) Banking
5 2 (1.10%) Games
5 2 (1.10%) Publishing
6 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 127 (69.78%) Developer
2 107 (58.79%) Java Developer
3 25 (13.74%) J2EE Developer
3 25 (13.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 25 (13.74%) Senior Developer
4 21 (11.54%) Junior
4 21 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (8.79%) Applications Developer
5 16 (8.79%) J2EE Applications Developer
5 16 (8.79%) Java Applications Developer
5 16 (8.79%) Java Web Applications Developer
5 16 (8.79%) Junior Developer
5 16 (8.79%) Junior Java Developer
5 16 (8.79%) Software Developer
5 16 (8.79%) Web Applications Developer
6 11 (6.04%) Architect
7 10 (5.49%) Analyst
7 10 (5.49%) Applications Specialist
7 10 (5.49%) Security Specialist
7 10 (5.49%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (52.75%) Spring
2 63 (34.62%) HTML
3 60 (32.97%) XML
4 59 (32.42%) Web Services
5 52 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 46 (25.27%) CSS
7 41 (22.53%) JSP
8 35 (19.23%) Java EE
9 31 (17.03%) jQuery
10 29 (15.93%) Servlets
11 27 (14.84%) SOAP
12 25 (13.74%) JMS
13 24 (13.19%) EJB
14 23 (12.64%) Apache Camel
15 21 (11.54%) XSD
16 20 (10.99%) JDBC
16 20 (10.99%) REST
16 20 (10.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (10.44%) Struts
18 18 (9.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.93%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.04%) Fintech
4 9 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.30%) Robotics
8 3 (1.65%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.10%) CMDB
9 2 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.55%) Clustering
10 1 (0.55%) PKI
10 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.23%) Linux
2 29 (15.93%) Unix
3 17 (9.34%) Windows
4 12 (6.59%) Solaris
5 10 (5.49%) HPUX
6 6 (3.30%) CoreOS
7 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.10%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (23.63%) E-Commerce
3 34 (18.68%) MVC
4 31 (17.03%) Mentoring
4 31 (17.03%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (17.03%) Unit Testing
5 30 (16.48%) OO
6 27 (14.84%) TDD
7 26 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 26 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 25 (13.74%) SDLC
9 24 (13.19%) Scrum
9 24 (13.19%) Web Application Development
10 21 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (10.99%) ITIL
11 20 (10.99%) SOA
12 19 (10.44%) Dependency Management
13 17 (9.34%) Multithreading
13 17 (9.34%) Regression Testing
14 16 (8.79%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 178 (97.80%) Java
2 91 (50.00%) SQL
3 73 (40.11%) JavaScript
4 29 (15.93%) PL/SQL
5 19 (10.44%) C#
6 10 (5.49%) C++
7 9 (4.95%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.40%) Perl
8 8 (4.40%) VB.NET
9 7 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.85%) C
9 7 (3.85%) Python
9 7 (3.85%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.30%) Java 8
10 6 (3.30%) Ruby
10 6 (3.30%) Scala
11 5 (2.75%) Groovy
11 5 (2.75%) PHP
12 4 (2.20%) ES6
13 1 (0.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 35 (19.23%) Degree
2 16 (8.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (6.04%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.14%) QA
2 12 (6.59%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.30%) Docker
2 4 (2.20%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.65%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (1.65%) MOM
3 2 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (32.42%) Oracle
2 26 (14.29%) IBM
3 16 (8.79%) hybris
4 13 (7.14%) ATG
5 11 (6.04%) WorldPay
6 10 (5.49%) Twobo
7 9 (4.95%) Blue Martini
7 9 (4.95%) Demandware
7 9 (4.95%) Elastic Path
8 6 (3.30%) Google
8 6 (3.30%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.30%) SAP
8 6 (3.30%) Splunk
9 5 (2.75%) Sun
10 4 (2.20%) BroadVision
11 2 (1.10%) Adobe
11 2 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (1.10%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.10%) HP
11 2 (1.10%) Red Hat