The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 93 50
Rank change year-on-year -6 -43  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 46 64 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.06% 2.46% 5.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.42% 8.40% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 43 93
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £34,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,800 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 848 762 900
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 37.99% 29.27% 37.58%
Number of salaries quoted 726 624 747
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing J2EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Hertfordshire

J2EE
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for J2EE in Hertfordshire

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Hertfordshire

J2EE
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -8 22 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Hertford -6 5 £70,000 +55.55%
Hatfield +26 2 £46,250 -15.90%
Letchworth -9 2 £45,000 -28.00%
Rickmansworth - 2 £60,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £30,000 - 1
J2EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 77 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (61.04%) Spring
3 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (50.65%) SQL
4 39 (50.65%) Oracle
5 32 (41.56%) XML
5 32 (41.56%) Hibernate
6 30 (38.96%) Finance
7 23 (29.87%) PL/SQL
8 18 (23.38%) Web Services
9 17 (22.08%) OO
10 16 (20.78%) UML
10 16 (20.78%) Tomcat
11 15 (19.48%) Unix
11 15 (19.48%) TDD
11 15 (19.48%) IBM
12 14 (18.18%) Java EE
12 14 (18.18%) Mentoring
12 14 (18.18%) SDLC
13 13 (16.88%) WebSphere
13 13 (16.88%) Waterfall
13 13 (16.88%) Retail
13 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
13 13 (16.88%) OOA/OOD
14 12 (15.58%) Linux
14 12 (15.58%) Apache
14 12 (15.58%) Enterprise Architecture
15 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database
15 11 (14.29%) Solaris
15 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 16 (20.78%) Tomcat
2 13 (16.88%) WebSphere
3 12 (15.58%) Apache
4 8 (10.39%) JBoss
5 7 (9.09%) WebLogic
6 5 (6.49%) CMS
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (5.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (5.19%) MQSeries
7 4 (5.19%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.30%) Drupal
8 1 (1.30%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.30%) IIS
8 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) HTTP
2 5 (6.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) FTP
3 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.30%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) SSL
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) MySQL
1 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.19%) Jackrabbit
4 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.30%) DB2
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Subversion
2 7 (9.09%) Maven
3 6 (7.79%) Eclipse
3 6 (7.79%) JIRA
4 4 (5.19%) Ant
4 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.19%) JUnit
4 4 (5.19%) Log4j
4 4 (5.19%) Mockito
4 4 (5.19%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.30%) JMeter
6 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.30%) The Grinder
6 1 (1.30%) Xcode
General
1 30 (38.96%) Finance
2 13 (16.88%) Retail
3 10 (12.99%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (83.12%) Developer
2 59 (76.62%) Java Developer
3 28 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 27 (35.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (22.08%) J2EE Developer
6 16 (20.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (12.99%) Agile Developer
7 10 (12.99%) Agile Java Developer
8 9 (11.69%) Lead Developer
9 7 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 7 (9.09%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Hybris Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Junior
10 5 (6.49%) Lead Java Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
11 4 (5.19%) Consultant
11 4 (5.19%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.04%) Spring
2 32 (41.56%) Hibernate
2 32 (41.56%) XML
3 18 (23.38%) Web Services
4 14 (18.18%) Java EE
5 11 (14.29%) Middleware
6 10 (12.99%) JDBC
6 10 (12.99%) Struts
7 8 (10.39%) REST
8 7 (9.09%) HTML
8 7 (9.09%) JSON
8 7 (9.09%) JSP
8 7 (9.09%) SOAP
9 6 (7.79%) Apache Camel
10 5 (6.49%) Ajax
10 5 (6.49%) CSS
10 5 (6.49%) JMS
10 5 (6.49%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (6.49%) XSLT
11 4 (5.19%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Virtual Team
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) Fintech
4 2 (2.60%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Unix
2 12 (15.58%) Linux
3 11 (14.29%) Solaris
4 6 (7.79%) Android
4 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.19%) HPUX
6 2 (2.60%) AIX
6 2 (2.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.08%) OO
3 16 (20.78%) UML
4 15 (19.48%) TDD
5 14 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 14 (18.18%) SDLC
6 13 (16.88%) OOA/OOD
6 13 (16.88%) Waterfall
7 12 (15.58%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 10 (12.99%) Defect Management
9 10 (12.99%) Scrum
9 10 (12.99%) SOA
10 9 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (10.39%) Customer Requirements
11 8 (10.39%) MVC
12 7 (9.09%) Coaching
12 7 (9.09%) High Availability
13 6 (7.79%) ITIL
13 6 (7.79%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (50.65%) SQL
3 23 (29.87%) PL/SQL
4 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.99%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.49%) C++
6 5 (6.49%) Jython
6 5 (6.49%) Python
7 3 (3.90%) C#
7 3 (3.90%) PHP
7 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.30%) AWK
8 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.30%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (2.60%) MOM
Vendors
1 39 (50.65%) Oracle
2 15 (19.48%) IBM
3 5 (6.49%) hybris
4 4 (5.19%) ATG
4 4 (5.19%) Blue Martini
4 4 (5.19%) Talend
5 3 (3.90%) AppDynamics
5 3 (3.90%) New Relic
5 3 (3.90%) Sybase
6 1 (1.30%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.30%) HP
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
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