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

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 70 89
Rank change year-on-year -7 +19 -15
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 45 71 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.99% 3.37% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.79% 8.82% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 41 61
Essex median annual salary £51,250 £62,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% +73.61% -10.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,625 £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 578 805 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.41% 38.17% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 461 604 693
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 October 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 October 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 - 9 £40,000 -
Basildon +10 4 £60,000 +26.32%
Colchester -10 4 £65,000 +4.00%
J2EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 45 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (71.11%) Spring
3 29 (64.44%) Hibernate
4 23 (51.11%) Maven
5 22 (48.89%) Java EE
6 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (46.67%) JBoss
7 20 (44.44%) Swing
7 20 (44.44%) JMS
8 19 (42.22%) HTML
9 18 (40.00%) MVC
10 17 (37.78%) Gradle
10 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
10 17 (37.78%) Ant
11 16 (35.56%) WebLogic
11 16 (35.56%) SQL
11 16 (35.56%) Oracle
11 16 (35.56%) WebSphere
12 14 (31.11%) EJB
13 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
14 12 (26.67%) PL/SQL
14 12 (26.67%) Spring MVC
15 11 (24.44%) Mentoring
16 10 (22.22%) GlassFish
16 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
16 10 (22.22%) CSS
17 9 (20.00%) SOAP
17 9 (20.00%) Struts
17 9 (20.00%) Ajax
17 9 (20.00%) HTML5

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 21 (46.67%) JBoss
2 16 (35.56%) WebLogic
2 16 (35.56%) WebSphere
3 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
4 10 (22.22%) GlassFish
5 3 (6.67%) Apache
5 3 (6.67%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.44%) Big Data
6 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (51.11%) Maven
2 17 (37.78%) Ant
2 17 (37.78%) Gradle
3 5 (11.11%) JUnit
4 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.67%) jMock
4 3 (6.67%) Mockito
4 3 (6.67%) Subversion
4 3 (6.67%) Toad
5 1 (2.22%) git-flow
General
1 7 (15.56%) Advertising
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Automotive
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Developer
2 37 (82.22%) Java Developer
3 20 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 18 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (26.67%) Lead Developer
6 9 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Leader
9 3 (6.67%) Agile Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Graduate Java Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Java Programmer
9 3 (6.67%) Java Swing Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (71.11%) Spring
2 29 (64.44%) Hibernate
3 22 (48.89%) Java EE
4 20 (44.44%) JMS
4 20 (44.44%) Swing
5 19 (42.22%) HTML
6 14 (31.11%) EJB
7 12 (26.67%) Spring MVC
8 10 (22.22%) CSS
9 9 (20.00%) Ajax
9 9 (20.00%) HTML5
9 9 (20.00%) REST
9 9 (20.00%) SOAP
9 9 (20.00%) Struts
10 7 (15.56%) JSP
10 7 (15.56%) Servlets
11 5 (11.11%) JPA
12 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
12 4 (8.89%) jQuery
13 3 (6.67%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.44%) Fintech
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) MVC
3 11 (24.44%) Mentoring
4 8 (17.78%) OO
5 6 (13.33%) TDD
5 6 (13.33%) Web Development
6 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.89%) OOP
7 4 (8.89%) SDLC
8 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.67%) System Testing
9 2 (4.44%) DevOps
9 2 (4.44%) ITIL
9 2 (4.44%) SOA
9 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.44%) UML
9 2 (4.44%) Zachman Framework
10 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.22%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
4 12 (26.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (15.56%) PHP
6 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Pega
2 3 (6.67%) SAP