Period
to 23 November 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 61 76
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 +4
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 37 84 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.65% 3.96% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.81% 10.24% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 69
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +66.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,375 £68,750 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 543 820 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.84% 38.62% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 442 604 727
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +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 23 November 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 November 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 - 11 £50,000 - 1
Basildon +15 4 £60,000 +26.32%
Colchester -9 3 £65,000 +4.00%
J2EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (81.08%) Spring
3 26 (70.27%) Hibernate
4 22 (59.46%) Java EE
5 19 (51.35%) HTML
6 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
6 17 (45.95%) SQL
7 15 (40.54%) Mentoring
8 14 (37.84%) Maven
8 14 (37.84%) MVC
8 14 (37.84%) Swing
9 13 (35.14%) Struts
9 13 (35.14%) CSS
9 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (35.14%) JPA
10 12 (32.43%) Advertising
10 12 (32.43%) PHP
10 12 (32.43%) JBoss
11 11 (29.73%) Spring MVC
12 10 (27.03%) Web Development
12 10 (27.03%) Gradle
12 10 (27.03%) JMS
12 10 (27.03%) Linux
12 10 (27.03%) Oracle
12 10 (27.03%) Ant
13 9 (24.32%) WebLogic
13 9 (24.32%) EJB
13 9 (24.32%) Java SE
13 9 (24.32%) WebSphere
14 7 (18.92%) GlassFish

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 12 (32.43%) JBoss
2 9 (24.32%) WebLogic
2 9 (24.32%) WebSphere
3 7 (18.92%) GlassFish
3 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Maven
2 10 (27.03%) Ant
2 10 (27.03%) Gradle
3 6 (16.22%) JUnit
4 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.81%) Subversion
5 3 (8.11%) jMock
5 3 (8.11%) Mockito
6 2 (5.41%) git-flow
General
1 12 (32.43%) Advertising
2 4 (10.81%) Automotive
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
1 34 (91.89%) Java Developer
2 15 (40.54%) Senior Developer
2 15 (40.54%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Lead Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Junior
5 4 (10.81%) Junior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (81.08%) Spring
2 26 (70.27%) Hibernate
3 22 (59.46%) Java EE
4 19 (51.35%) HTML
5 14 (37.84%) Swing
6 13 (35.14%) CSS
6 13 (35.14%) JPA
6 13 (35.14%) Struts
7 11 (29.73%) Spring MVC
8 10 (27.03%) JMS
9 9 (24.32%) EJB
9 9 (24.32%) Java SE
10 7 (18.92%) HTML5
11 5 (13.51%) JSP
11 5 (13.51%) Servlets
12 4 (10.81%) Ajax
12 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
12 4 (10.81%) REST
12 4 (10.81%) SOAP
13 3 (8.11%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.41%) Fintech
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Mentoring
2 14 (37.84%) MVC
3 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.03%) Web Development
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) OO
7 3 (8.11%) OOP
8 2 (5.41%) DevOps
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL
8 2 (5.41%) SDLC
8 2 (5.41%) SOA
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.41%) UML
8 2 (5.41%) Zachman Framework
9 1 (2.70%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.70%) Telematics
9 1 (2.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
2 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) PHP
4 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle