Period
to 24 May 2018

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 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 140 78
Rank change year-on-year +7 -62 -25
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 92 69 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.95% 1.62% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.98% 4.18% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 67 63 131
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.58% +1.06%
10th Percentile £35,750 £29,950 £32,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £79,750 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +7.53%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,848 1,650 1,529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 39.11% 38.70% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,616 1,430 1,296
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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 6 months to 24 May 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
Watford +24 51 £44,000 -32.31% 5
Hatfield -18 6 £57,500 +24.32% 1
Welwyn Garden City -29 6 - -
St Albans - 4 £62,500 -
Rickmansworth -13 3 £72,500 +11.54%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £45,000 -
Borehamwood +17 2 - -
J2EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 92 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (59.78%) Web Services
3 52 (56.52%) Spring
4 47 (51.09%) SQL
5 45 (48.91%) JavaScript
6 41 (44.57%) XML
7 38 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (40.22%) HTML
9 36 (39.13%) E-Commerce
10 35 (38.04%) Oracle
11 32 (34.78%) JSP
11 32 (34.78%) Hibernate
12 27 (29.35%) SOAP
12 27 (29.35%) JIRA
13 26 (28.26%) Git (software)
13 26 (28.26%) Linux
13 26 (28.26%) TDD
14 25 (27.17%) MVC
14 25 (27.17%) Relational Database
15 24 (26.09%) Scrum
15 24 (26.09%) IBM
16 23 (25.00%) OO
17 22 (23.91%) Problem-Solving
18 21 (22.83%) XSD
18 21 (22.83%) PL/SQL
18 21 (22.83%) Pair Programming
18 21 (22.83%) WebSphere
18 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (21.74%) REST
19 20 (21.74%) CSS

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 21 (22.83%) WebSphere
2 17 (18.48%) Tomcat
3 16 (17.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (15.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (14.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 11 (11.96%) Oracle Service Bus
7 10 (10.87%) Apache
8 9 (9.78%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (9.78%) WebLogic
9 7 (7.61%) CMS
9 7 (7.61%) MQSeries
10 6 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (4.35%) Confluence
12 2 (2.17%) Apache Solr
12 2 (2.17%) CoreMedia CMS
12 2 (2.17%) JBoss
13 1 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Magento
2 6 (6.52%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (2.17%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.52%) Akamai
2 6 (6.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (6.52%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) Internet
2 11 (11.96%) SSL
3 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.17%) Relational Database
2 17 (18.48%) Oracle Database
2 17 (18.48%) RDBMS
3 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
4 12 (13.04%) Endeca
5 11 (11.96%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (9.78%) MySQL
7 8 (8.70%) DB2
8 7 (7.61%) Jackrabbit
9 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (29.35%) JIRA
2 26 (28.26%) Git (software)
3 17 (18.48%) Maven
4 16 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 16 (17.39%) JUnit
5 14 (15.22%) Eclipse
5 14 (15.22%) Mockito
6 12 (13.04%) Cucumber
7 11 (11.96%) Subversion
8 9 (9.78%) Ant
9 8 (8.70%) Log4j
9 8 (8.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Selenium
11 5 (5.43%) Rational Team Concert
12 4 (4.35%) JMeter
12 4 (4.35%) LoadRunner
12 4 (4.35%) Robot Framework
12 4 (4.35%) WebDriver
13 3 (3.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (20.65%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) Automotive
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Games
3 2 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (71.74%) Developer
2 46 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 17 (18.48%) Senior Developer
4 15 (16.30%) Software Developer
5 13 (14.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (10.87%) Application Security Specialist
6 10 (10.87%) Applications Specialist
6 10 (10.87%) Security Specialist
6 10 (10.87%) WebSphere Developer
7 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Development Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Java WebSphere Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Junior
8 6 (6.52%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Junior Java Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Software Development Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Architect
10 4 (4.35%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (59.78%) Web Services
2 52 (56.52%) Spring
3 41 (44.57%) XML
4 37 (40.22%) HTML
5 32 (34.78%) Hibernate
5 32 (34.78%) JSP
6 27 (29.35%) SOAP
7 21 (22.83%) XSD
8 20 (21.74%) CSS
8 20 (21.74%) REST
9 18 (19.57%) JDBC
9 18 (19.57%) JSON
9 18 (19.57%) RESTful
9 18 (19.57%) Servlets
10 17 (18.48%) EJB
10 17 (18.48%) HTML5
10 17 (18.48%) Java EE
11 16 (17.39%) XHTML
12 12 (13.04%) React
12 12 (13.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.61%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.52%) Robotics
4 3 (3.26%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.26%) Linux
2 18 (19.57%) Unix
3 11 (11.96%) Solaris
4 10 (10.87%) HPUX
5 6 (6.52%) CoreOS
6 4 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.13%) E-Commerce
3 26 (28.26%) TDD
4 25 (27.17%) MVC
5 24 (26.09%) Scrum
6 23 (25.00%) OO
7 22 (23.91%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (22.83%) Pair Programming
9 20 (21.74%) SOA
10 17 (18.48%) SDLC
11 15 (16.30%) Test Automation
12 13 (14.13%) BDD
13 12 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (13.04%) Line Management
14 11 (11.96%) Proactive Monitoring
14 11 (11.96%) UML
15 10 (10.87%) Multithreading
15 10 (10.87%) Performance Testing
15 10 (10.87%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (51.09%) SQL
3 45 (48.91%) JavaScript
4 21 (22.83%) PL/SQL
5 11 (11.96%) C#
6 10 (10.87%) C++
7 7 (7.61%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.61%) Perl
7 7 (7.61%) Python
8 6 (6.52%) Java 8
8 6 (6.52%) Ruby
8 6 (6.52%) Scala
9 5 (5.43%) Groovy
10 4 (4.35%) ES6
11 1 (1.09%) Erlang
11 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) QA
2 8 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (3.26%) MOM
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (38.04%) Oracle
2 24 (26.09%) IBM
3 14 (15.22%) hybris
4 13 (14.13%) ATG
5 10 (10.87%) Twobo
6 9 (9.78%) Blue Martini
6 9 (9.78%) Demandware
6 9 (9.78%) Elastic Path
7 6 (6.52%) Google
7 6 (6.52%) SAP
7 6 (6.52%) Splunk
8 4 (4.35%) BroadVision
8 4 (4.35%) Sun
9 2 (2.17%) Adobe
10 1 (1.09%) Thales