Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 90 100
Rank change year-on-year +35 +10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 55 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.93% 2.27% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 5.86% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 53 16 44
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +50.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,125 £26,925
90th Percentile £60,000 £71,250 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.40% +2.11%

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 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 541 819 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.64% 38.78% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 441 602 739
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,825 £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% -

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Essex

Java EE
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Java EE in Essex

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Essex over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java EE in Essex

Java EE
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 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 +21 33 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Witham - 3 £55,000 -
Colchester +6 2 £43,750 -35.19%
Basildon - 1 £55,000 -
Java EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (87.27%) Spring
3 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (56.36%) JPA
5 30 (54.55%) Hibernate
6 29 (52.73%) SQL
7 27 (49.09%) MVC
8 26 (47.27%) Struts
8 26 (47.27%) Spring MVC
9 23 (41.82%) HTML
9 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
9 23 (41.82%) CSS
9 23 (41.82%) Java SE
10 22 (40.00%) J2EE
11 19 (34.55%) Unit Testing
11 19 (34.55%) SDLC
12 18 (32.73%) PHP
12 18 (32.73%) JBoss
12 18 (32.73%) EJB
13 17 (30.91%) Automotive
13 17 (30.91%) TDD
14 13 (23.64%) Advertising
14 13 (23.64%) Swing
15 12 (21.82%) Maven
15 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
15 12 (21.82%) Degree
15 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
16 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
16 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
16 11 (20.00%) Web Development

Java EE
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 18 (32.73%) JBoss
2 9 (16.36%) WildFly
3 7 (12.73%) GlassFish
3 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
3 7 (12.73%) WebLogic
3 7 (12.73%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Maven
2 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.55%) Ant
3 8 (14.55%) Gradle
4 2 (3.64%) git-flow
5 1 (1.82%) JUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 17 (30.91%) Automotive
2 13 (23.64%) Advertising
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (96.36%) Developer
2 52 (94.55%) Java Developer
3 26 (47.27%) Senior Developer
4 25 (45.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (30.91%) Agile Developer
5 17 (30.91%) Agile Java Developer
6 13 (23.64%) Senior Agile Developer
6 13 (23.64%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Lead Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Java Programmer
8 4 (7.27%) Programmer
8 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Technical Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
10 2 (3.64%) Digital Architect
10 2 (3.64%) Java Applications Architect
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Programmer
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (87.27%) Spring
2 31 (56.36%) JPA
3 30 (54.55%) Hibernate
4 26 (47.27%) Spring MVC
4 26 (47.27%) Struts
5 23 (41.82%) CSS
5 23 (41.82%) HTML
5 23 (41.82%) Java SE
6 22 (40.00%) J2EE
7 18 (32.73%) EJB
8 13 (23.64%) Swing
9 9 (16.36%) OSGi
9 9 (16.36%) SWT
10 8 (14.55%) JMS
11 7 (12.73%) Spring Boot
12 6 (10.91%) JSP
12 6 (10.91%) LESS
12 6 (10.91%) Sass
12 6 (10.91%) Servlets
13 4 (7.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) Fintech
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (49.09%) MVC
3 19 (34.55%) SDLC
3 19 (34.55%) Unit Testing
4 17 (30.91%) TDD
5 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
6 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (20.00%) Web Development
7 2 (3.64%) DevOps
7 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.64%) OO
7 2 (3.64%) OOP
8 1 (1.82%) E-business
8 1 (1.82%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (52.73%) SQL
3 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
4 18 (32.73%) PHP
5 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle