Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 51 79
Rank change year-on-year -27 +28 +4
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 39 89 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.76% 4.52% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.84% 12.41% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 60 77
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -8.70% +43.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £41,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,250 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -

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 570 717 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 40.34% 36.40% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 487 514 764
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

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 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 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
Chelmsford - 16 £50,000 - 1
Basildon 0 2 £60,000 +26.32% 4
Southend-on-Sea -13 1 - - 1
Colchester -31 1 £45,000 -21.74% 1
J2EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (64.10%) Hibernate
3 24 (61.54%) Spring
4 21 (53.85%) SQL
5 20 (51.28%) Java EE
6 19 (48.72%) JBoss
7 17 (43.59%) Struts
7 17 (43.59%) JPA
8 16 (41.03%) WebSphere
8 16 (41.03%) Degree
8 16 (41.03%) Computer Science
9 15 (38.46%) HTML
10 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
10 14 (35.90%) PHP
10 14 (35.90%) Advertising
11 13 (33.33%) CSS
11 13 (33.33%) Ant
11 13 (33.33%) JMS
11 13 (33.33%) Maven
11 13 (33.33%) Gradle
11 13 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (30.77%) Mentoring
12 12 (30.77%) Web Development
12 12 (30.77%) Java SE
12 12 (30.77%) Linux
13 10 (25.64%) EJB
13 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
13 10 (25.64%) GlassFish
13 10 (25.64%) Master's Degree
14 9 (23.08%) MVC

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 19 (48.72%) JBoss
2 16 (41.03%) WebSphere
3 10 (25.64%) GlassFish
3 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
4 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MySQL
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) GIS
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.56%) Pentaho
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Ant
1 13 (33.33%) Gradle
1 13 (33.33%) Maven
2 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) JUnit
2 6 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) git-flow
4 1 (2.56%) CA Gen
4 1 (2.56%) jMock
4 1 (2.56%) Mockito
General
1 14 (35.90%) Advertising
2 5 (12.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
1 36 (92.31%) Java Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Senior Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Junior
3 6 (15.38%) Junior Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Junior Java Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Graduate
4 5 (12.82%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Graduate Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Graduate J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Graduate Java J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Junior J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Junior SQL Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) Hibernate
2 24 (61.54%) Spring
3 20 (51.28%) Java EE
4 17 (43.59%) JPA
4 17 (43.59%) Struts
5 15 (38.46%) HTML
6 13 (33.33%) CSS
6 13 (33.33%) JMS
7 12 (30.77%) Java SE
8 10 (25.64%) EJB
9 5 (12.82%) JSP
9 5 (12.82%) Servlets
10 4 (10.26%) Spring MVC
11 3 (7.69%) jQuery
12 2 (5.13%) JavaBeans
12 2 (5.13%) JSF
12 2 (5.13%) OSGi
12 2 (5.13%) SWT
12 2 (5.13%) Web Services
12 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Mentoring
1 12 (30.77%) Web Development
2 9 (23.08%) MVC
3 7 (17.95%) SDLC
3 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Pair Programming
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 2 (5.13%) Image Processing
7 2 (5.13%) OO
7 2 (5.13%) Process Management
7 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.13%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.56%) Process Improvement
8 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) SQL
3 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.90%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.13%) C
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
2 13 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (25.64%) Master's Degree
4 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Fujitsu
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) BEA
3 1 (2.56%) Informatica
3 1 (2.56%) Pega
3 1 (2.56%) webMethods