Period
to 23 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 77 86
Rank change year-on-year +11 +9 -6
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 69 63 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.88% 3.12% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.25% 7.71% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 68 46 60
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +60.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,375 £24,675
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +19.57% +2.22%

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 Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 746 817 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 41.98% 40.45% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 605 666 668
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £55,375
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Essex

J2EE
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for J2EE in Essex

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Essex over the 6 months to 23 August 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Essex

J2EE
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 August 2017. 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
Chelmsford - 15 £45,000 - 1
Colchester -19 10 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Basildon +14 3 £60,000 +26.32% 3
J2EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (73.91%) Hibernate
3 44 (63.77%) Spring
4 40 (57.97%) Maven
5 38 (55.07%) JMS
6 36 (52.17%) JBoss
7 34 (49.28%) Ant
7 34 (49.28%) Gradle
8 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (44.93%) WebSphere
8 31 (44.93%) Java EE
9 29 (42.03%) WebLogic
9 29 (42.03%) SQL
10 28 (40.58%) Oracle
10 28 (40.58%) MVC
11 27 (39.13%) HTML
11 27 (39.13%) Swing
12 25 (36.23%) JavaScript
13 23 (33.33%) PL/SQL
13 23 (33.33%) OO
14 21 (30.43%) Tomcat
15 20 (28.99%) GlassFish
16 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
16 15 (21.74%) CSS
17 14 (20.29%) EJB
17 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
17 14 (20.29%) Spring MVC
18 13 (18.84%) Degree
18 13 (18.84%) TDD
18 13 (18.84%) SOAP

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 36 (52.17%) JBoss
2 31 (44.93%) WebSphere
3 29 (42.03%) WebLogic
4 21 (30.43%) Tomcat
5 20 (28.99%) GlassFish
6 7 (10.14%) Apache
7 5 (7.25%) NetWeaver
8 2 (2.90%) Apache Geronimo
8 2 (2.90%) Apache Pig
8 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) MySQL
2 9 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.59%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.59%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.70%) Data Mining
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.80%) Big Data
7 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.90%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.90%) Mahout
7 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.90%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.90%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 40 (57.97%) Maven
2 34 (49.28%) Ant
2 34 (49.28%) Gradle
3 7 (10.14%) JUnit
4 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.25%) Toad
5 4 (5.80%) jMock
5 4 (5.80%) Mockito
6 1 (1.45%) Hudson
6 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (13.04%) Automotive
2 8 (11.59%) Advertising
3 7 (10.14%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (88.41%) Developer
2 59 (85.51%) Java Developer
3 34 (49.28%) Senior Developer
4 32 (46.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (26.09%) Lead Developer
6 12 (17.39%) J2EE Developer
6 12 (17.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (17.39%) Lead Java Developer
7 10 (14.49%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Agile Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Consultant
8 6 (8.70%) Java Swing Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (8.70%) Software Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) Java Programmer
9 4 (5.80%) Programmer
9 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (73.91%) Hibernate
2 44 (63.77%) Spring
3 38 (55.07%) JMS
4 31 (44.93%) Java EE
5 27 (39.13%) HTML
5 27 (39.13%) Swing
6 15 (21.74%) CSS
7 14 (20.29%) EJB
7 14 (20.29%) Spring MVC
8 13 (18.84%) REST
8 13 (18.84%) SOAP
9 11 (15.94%) Ajax
10 10 (14.49%) JSP
10 10 (14.49%) Servlets
10 10 (14.49%) Struts
11 9 (13.04%) HTML5
12 8 (11.59%) JPA
13 7 (10.14%) Web Services
14 6 (8.70%) jQuery
15 5 (7.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.14%) iPad
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.90%) Fintech
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Unix
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.58%) MVC
3 23 (33.33%) OO
4 13 (18.84%) Mentoring
4 13 (18.84%) TDD
5 11 (15.94%) OOP
6 10 (14.49%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.70%) Web Development
8 5 (7.25%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.25%) SDLC
8 5 (7.25%) System Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.90%) Analytics
9 2 (2.90%) DevOps
9 2 (2.90%) ITIL
9 2 (2.90%) SOA
9 2 (2.90%) TOGAF
9 2 (2.90%) UML
9 2 (2.90%) Zachman Framework
10 1 (1.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (42.03%) SQL
3 25 (36.23%) JavaScript
4 23 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 8 (11.59%) PHP
6 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.80%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) HDFS
Vendors
1 28 (40.58%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) Pega
2 5 (7.25%) SAP
3 2 (2.90%) Alteryx
3 2 (2.90%) Tableau
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft