Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 93 107
Rank change year-on-year -56 +14 -46
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 61 131 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.44% 2.99% 3.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% 8.85% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 64 100 140
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,375 £32,000
90th Percentile £73,500 £70,000 £68,750
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 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 1779 1480 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 41.93% 33.82% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1320 1702
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 23 October 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 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
Watford -34 21 £65,000 +1.56% 2
Borehamwood - 19 £36,500 -
Stevenage +3 6 £32,500 -35.00%
Hatfield -8 5 £62,500 +19.05% 1
Welwyn Garden City -5 2 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £35,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £45,000 -
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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (67.21%) XML
3 38 (62.30%) Hibernate
3 38 (62.30%) Spring
4 36 (59.02%) Oracle
5 32 (52.46%) Web Services
6 29 (47.54%) OO
7 27 (44.26%) HTML
7 27 (44.26%) Multithreading
8 26 (42.62%) SQL
9 24 (39.34%) XSLT
9 24 (39.34%) Amazon AWS
10 23 (37.70%) CSS
11 22 (36.07%) Struts
11 22 (36.07%) JBoss
11 22 (36.07%) Tomcat
11 22 (36.07%) XHTML
11 22 (36.07%) JSON
12 21 (34.43%) DevOps
13 20 (32.79%) Retail
13 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
14 19 (31.15%) MySQL
14 19 (31.15%) CRM
14 19 (31.15%) Oracle Forms
14 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (31.15%) Regression Testing
14 19 (31.15%) Oracle EBS
14 19 (31.15%) Manufacturing
14 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Azure
14 19 (31.15%) Stress Testing

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 22 (36.07%) JBoss
1 22 (36.07%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.11%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.92%) CMS
5 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Apache
6 2 (3.28%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.64%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (39.34%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (31.15%) MySQL
3 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database
4 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.56%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.28%) DB2
6 2 (3.28%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (1.64%) Big Data
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (13.11%) Maven
3 7 (11.48%) Subversion
4 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.84%) JIRA
4 6 (9.84%) JUnit
5 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.28%) Ant
6 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.28%) Gradle
6 2 (3.28%) Log4j
6 2 (3.28%) Mockito
6 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 20 (32.79%) Retail
2 19 (31.15%) Manufacturing
3 14 (22.95%) Finance
4 4 (6.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Automotive
5 1 (1.64%) Czech Language
5 1 (1.64%) French Language
5 1 (1.64%) Games
5 1 (1.64%) German Language
5 1 (1.64%) Polish Language
5 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (60.66%) Developer
2 31 (50.82%) Java Developer
3 22 (36.07%) Analyst
3 22 (36.07%) Support Analyst
4 19 (31.15%) Development Analyst
4 19 (31.15%) Development Support Analyst
4 19 (31.15%) Senior Analyst
4 19 (31.15%) Senior Development Analyst
4 19 (31.15%) Senior Support Analyst
4 19 (31.15%) Software Analyst
4 19 (31.15%) Software Development Analyst
4 19 (31.15%) Software Support Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Agile Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (8.20%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Java E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (67.21%) XML
2 38 (62.30%) Hibernate
2 38 (62.30%) Spring
3 32 (52.46%) Web Services
4 27 (44.26%) HTML
5 24 (39.34%) XSLT
6 23 (37.70%) CSS
7 22 (36.07%) JSON
7 22 (36.07%) Struts
7 22 (36.07%) XHTML
8 19 (31.15%) JBoss Seam
9 11 (18.03%) Java EE
10 7 (11.48%) .NET
10 7 (11.48%) SOAP
11 6 (9.84%) Ajax
11 6 (9.84%) JDBC
11 6 (9.84%) JSP
12 5 (8.20%) EJB
12 5 (8.20%) REST
13 4 (6.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Robotics
2 4 (6.56%) Fintech
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) CoreOS
3 3 (4.92%) Solaris
3 3 (4.92%) Unix
4 2 (3.28%) HPUX
4 2 (3.28%) Windows
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) OO
2 27 (44.26%) Multithreading
3 21 (34.43%) DevOps
4 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (31.15%) CRM
4 19 (31.15%) Regression Testing
4 19 (31.15%) Stress Testing
4 19 (31.15%) Test Automation
5 8 (13.11%) UML
6 7 (11.48%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (11.48%) Defect Management
6 7 (11.48%) Scrum
6 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.48%) TDD
7 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.84%) Migration
8 5 (8.20%) SOA
9 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (42.62%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) PL/SQL
4 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.11%) C++
5 8 (13.11%) Python
6 6 (9.84%) C
6 6 (9.84%) C#
7 5 (8.20%) Scala
8 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.28%) Groovy
8 2 (3.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (3.28%) MOM
Vendors
1 36 (59.02%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) IBM
3 5 (8.20%) Google
4 2 (3.28%) ATG
4 2 (3.28%) Blue Martini
4 2 (3.28%) Elastic Path
4 2 (3.28%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.64%) Demandware
5 1 (1.64%) hybris
5 1 (1.64%) Interwoven