Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 204 220
Rank change year-on-year -40 +16 -25
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 86 157 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.91% 1.33% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.52% 3.33% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 70 145 103
East of England median annual salary £61,250 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £40,000 £34,000 £35,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,750 £77,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Java EE 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 3,418 4,718 4,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.19% 40.05% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,744 3,987 4,220
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in the East of England

Java EE
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Java EE in the East of England

Java EE
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java EE in the East of England

Java EE
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 Java EE within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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 +7 39 £70,000 +40.00% 4
Essex -18 24 £72,500 +45.00% 5
Bedfordshire -26 13 £56,500 +2.73% 5
Cambridgeshire +26 7 £52,500 +110.00% 1
Suffolk +3 3 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (68.60%) JBoss
3 53 (61.63%) Web Services
4 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (59.30%) Spring
5 50 (58.14%) WebSphere
6 46 (53.49%) SOAP
7 43 (50.00%) Hibernate
8 41 (47.67%) Maven
9 39 (45.35%) Linux
9 39 (45.35%) REST
10 37 (43.02%) Tomcat
11 34 (39.53%) Oracle
11 34 (39.53%) Relational Database
12 33 (38.37%) TDD
12 33 (38.37%) MVC
13 31 (36.05%) RDBMS
14 30 (34.88%) JavaScript
15 29 (33.72%) SQL
15 29 (33.72%) SQL Server
15 29 (33.72%) WebLogic
16 28 (32.56%) EJB
16 28 (32.56%) JMS
16 28 (32.56%) Spring MVC
17 27 (31.40%) GlassFish
18 26 (30.23%) Degree
19 25 (29.07%) Java SE
20 24 (27.91%) Gradle
21 23 (26.74%) Amazon AWS
21 23 (26.74%) XML

Java EE
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 59 (68.60%) JBoss
2 50 (58.14%) WebSphere
3 37 (43.02%) Tomcat
4 29 (33.72%) WebLogic
5 27 (31.40%) GlassFish
6 15 (17.44%) Apache
7 13 (15.12%) Apache Geronimo
7 13 (15.12%) MQSeries
8 12 (13.95%) Apache Spark
8 12 (13.95%) OpenStack
8 12 (13.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (8.14%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (6.98%) Apache Pig
11 3 (3.49%) Jetty
12 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (1.16%) Mule
12 1 (1.16%) Mule ESB
12 1 (1.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 23 (26.74%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (15.12%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (15.12%) IaaS
4 10 (11.63%) PaaS
4 10 (11.63%) SaaS
5 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.16%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
2 13 (15.12%) SAN
3 12 (13.95%) DNS
3 12 (13.95%) Firewall
3 12 (13.95%) Internet
3 12 (13.95%) Reverse Proxy
3 12 (13.95%) VPN
4 3 (3.49%) HTTP
5 2 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.53%) Relational Database
2 31 (36.05%) RDBMS
3 29 (33.72%) SQL Server
4 22 (25.58%) MySQL
5 16 (18.60%) Big Data
5 16 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (16.28%) Apache Hive
6 14 (16.28%) Hadoop
6 14 (16.28%) NoSQL
7 13 (15.12%) MongoDB
8 12 (13.95%) CouchDB
8 12 (13.95%) Mahout
8 12 (13.95%) Neo4j
8 12 (13.95%) Sqoop
9 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database
10 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.16%) BigQuery
11 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (47.67%) Maven
2 24 (27.91%) Gradle
3 16 (18.60%) Ant
4 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
5 8 (9.30%) Selenium
6 6 (6.98%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.98%) WebDriver
7 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.65%) JUnit
7 4 (4.65%) Subversion
8 3 (3.49%) Grunt
8 3 (3.49%) JBehave
8 3 (3.49%) JMeter
8 3 (3.49%) Robot Framework
9 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.33%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.33%) git-flow
9 2 (2.33%) gulp
9 2 (2.33%) JIRA
9 2 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (22.09%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) French Language
2 10 (11.63%) German Language
2 10 (11.63%) Swedish Language
3 7 (8.14%) Retail
4 5 (5.81%) Banking
5 3 (3.49%) Automotive
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (59.30%) Developer
1 51 (59.30%) Java Developer
2 26 (30.23%) Lead Developer
2 26 (30.23%) Lead Java Developer
3 15 (17.44%) Senior Developer
3 15 (17.44%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (15.12%) Architect
4 13 (15.12%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (11.63%) Java Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Lead Architect
6 7 (8.14%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (6.98%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (6.98%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Backend Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Lead Software Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.81%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (61.63%) Web Services
2 51 (59.30%) Spring
3 46 (53.49%) SOAP
4 43 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 39 (45.35%) REST
6 28 (32.56%) EJB
6 28 (32.56%) JMS
6 28 (32.56%) Spring MVC
7 25 (29.07%) Java SE
8 23 (26.74%) XML
9 19 (22.09%) JSP
10 18 (20.93%) CSS
11 17 (19.77%) Swing
12 16 (18.60%) HTML
12 16 (18.60%) Servlets
13 15 (17.44%) J2EE
13 15 (17.44%) JPA
14 14 (16.28%) ActiveMQ
15 13 (15.12%) EJB 3.0
15 13 (15.12%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Fintech
2 13 (15.12%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (13.95%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (13.95%) Replication
4 9 (10.47%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.33%) Smart City
7 2 (2.33%) User Experience
8 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (45.35%) Linux
2 21 (24.42%) Unix
3 19 (22.09%) Windows
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.33%) Android
5 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (38.37%) MVC
2 33 (38.37%) TDD
3 20 (23.26%) Computer Science
4 18 (20.93%) OO
5 15 (17.44%) Analytics
5 15 (17.44%) Scrum
5 15 (17.44%) Test Automation
6 14 (16.28%) E-Commerce
6 14 (16.28%) Software Engineering
7 13 (15.12%) Deployment Automation
7 13 (15.12%) Migration
7 13 (15.12%) SOA
7 13 (15.12%) Web Application Development
8 11 (12.79%) User Stories
9 10 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (11.63%) OOP
9 10 (11.63%) Presales
10 9 (10.47%) Scrum-ban
11 8 (9.30%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 29 (33.72%) SQL
4 21 (24.42%) Shell Script
5 19 (22.09%) Java 8
6 15 (17.44%) Bash Shell
6 15 (17.44%) PowerShell
7 12 (13.95%) PL/SQL
7 12 (13.95%) T-SQL
8 11 (12.79%) AWK
9 5 (5.81%) ANSI SQL
10 3 (3.49%) PHP
10 3 (3.49%) Python
11 2 (2.33%) C
11 2 (2.33%) C#
11 2 (2.33%) C++
11 2 (2.33%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.16%) Kotlin
12 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (30.23%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) AWS Certification
3 6 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.98%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) CCNA
5 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.33%) CISSP
5 2 (2.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) GIAC
5 2 (2.33%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (2.33%) MCSE
5 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (2.33%) SANS
5 2 (2.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.95%) HDFS
2 10 (11.63%) Hyper-V
2 10 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (9.30%) Docker
4 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (18.60%) Puppet
2 13 (15.12%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.49%) Ansible
4 2 (2.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (39.53%) Oracle
2 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.95%) Alteryx
3 12 (13.95%) Tableau
4 10 (11.63%) IBM
4 10 (11.63%) VMware
5 5 (5.81%) Sybase
6 3 (3.49%) AppDynamics
6 3 (3.49%) Dynatrace
6 3 (3.49%) hybris
7 2 (2.33%) PureLoad
8 1 (1.16%) Google
8 1 (1.16%) VocaLink