Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 203 153
Rank change year-on-year -7 -50 -21
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 432 569 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.50% 1.61% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.59% 4.15% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 389 540 822
South East median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12033 13698 16011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.73% 38.73% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10418 12074 13913
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in the South East

J2EE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for J2EE in the South East

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in the South East over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the South East

J2EE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley -26 188 £55,000 +15.79% 13
Berkshire +17 81 £57,500 +9.52% 7
Surrey +24 71 £60,000 +11.63% 4
Hampshire -1 70 £50,000 +2.56% 3
West Sussex +30 63 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Buckinghamshire -47 62 £45,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +4 45 £65,250 +20.83% 4
East Sussex -8 21 £35,000 -26.32% 1
Middlesex +8 4 £65,000 +73.33%
Home Counties - 4 £60,000 -
Kent +25 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 414 (95.83%) Java
2 239 (55.32%) Spring
3 215 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (33.56%) SQL
5 125 (28.94%) JavaScript
6 121 (28.01%) HTML
7 111 (25.69%) Web Services
8 106 (24.54%) Oracle
8 106 (24.54%) Software Engineering
9 103 (23.84%) XML
10 98 (22.69%) Hibernate
11 94 (21.76%) CSS
12 93 (21.53%) Linux
13 86 (19.91%) Scrum
13 86 (19.91%) TDD
14 65 (15.05%) Tomcat
15 63 (14.58%) REST
16 62 (14.35%) AngularJS
16 62 (14.35%) Unix
17 57 (13.19%) Relational Database
18 55 (12.73%) Degree
19 54 (12.50%) SQL Server
20 53 (12.27%) C++
21 48 (11.11%) OO
21 48 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
21 48 (11.11%) Big Data
22 47 (10.88%) Computer Science
23 46 (10.65%) Unit Testing
23 46 (10.65%) Microservices
24 45 (10.42%) RESTful

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 65 (15.05%) Tomcat
2 31 (7.18%) Apache
3 24 (5.56%) JBoss
4 22 (5.09%) WebLogic
5 14 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (2.78%) Apache Spark
6 12 (2.78%) CMS
6 12 (2.78%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.08%) IIS
8 6 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
8 6 (1.39%) Drupal
9 5 (1.16%) SAS
10 4 (0.93%) Confluence
10 4 (0.93%) nginx
10 4 (0.93%) Oracle Spatial
10 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.69%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.69%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.46%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (0.93%) EngageOne
1 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (5.09%) SAP Hybris
2 21 (4.86%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.23%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.40%) SaaS
4 12 (2.78%) GitHub
5 10 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.93%) PaaS
7 3 (0.69%) IaaS
8 2 (0.46%) Force.com
9 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.23%) Boomi
9 1 (0.23%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.56%) Internet
2 19 (4.40%) HTTP
3 9 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.85%) SSL
5 5 (1.16%) DNS
6 4 (0.93%) LDAP
7 3 (0.69%) Broadband
7 3 (0.69%) Network Security
8 2 (0.46%) VPN
9 1 (0.23%) DHCP
9 1 (0.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.19%) Relational Database
2 54 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 48 (11.11%) Big Data
4 35 (8.10%) MySQL
5 32 (7.41%) Hadoop
6 31 (7.18%) MongoDB
7 30 (6.94%) GIS
7 30 (6.94%) Oracle Database
8 25 (5.79%) RDBMS
9 24 (5.56%) DB2
10 18 (4.17%) NoSQL
10 18 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (3.70%) PowerCenter
12 15 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (3.24%) HBase
14 8 (1.85%) Geospatial Data
14 8 (1.85%) Redis
15 6 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 37 (8.56%) Jenkins
2 35 (8.10%) Maven
3 34 (7.87%) Git (software)
4 31 (7.18%) JUnit
5 28 (6.48%) Selenium
6 22 (5.09%) Subversion
7 17 (3.94%) Visual Studio
8 11 (2.55%) Eclipse
8 11 (2.55%) IntelliJ
8 11 (2.55%) Mockito
9 9 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (1.85%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.85%) SoapUI
11 7 (1.62%) JIRA
12 6 (1.39%) Arquillian
12 6 (1.39%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.39%) Mocha
13 5 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
14 3 (0.69%) JMeter
14 3 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (7.87%) Telecoms
2 31 (7.18%) Finance
3 25 (5.79%) Marketing
4 20 (4.63%) Games
4 20 (4.63%) Publishing
5 14 (3.24%) Electronics
5 14 (3.24%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.01%) French Language
6 13 (3.01%) German Language
7 12 (2.78%) Retail
8 8 (1.85%) Automotive
8 8 (1.85%) Banking
9 6 (1.39%) Law
10 4 (0.93%) Advertising
10 4 (0.93%) Back Office
10 4 (0.93%) Billing
10 4 (0.93%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.46%) Military
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 273 (63.19%) Developer
2 231 (53.47%) Java Developer
3 70 (16.20%) Senior Developer
4 63 (14.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 34 (7.87%) Software Engineer
7 30 (6.94%) Architect
8 29 (6.71%) JavaScript Developer
9 26 (6.02%) Support Engineer
10 24 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
10 24 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 20 (4.63%) Junior
11 20 (4.63%) Junior Developer
12 18 (4.17%) Graduate
13 17 (3.94%) Java Software Engineer
13 17 (3.94%) Junior Java Developer
14 15 (3.47%) Presales Engineer
14 15 (3.47%) Senior Java Engineer
15 14 (3.24%) Hybris Architect
15 14 (3.24%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (55.32%) Spring
2 121 (28.01%) HTML
3 111 (25.69%) Web Services
4 103 (23.84%) XML
5 98 (22.69%) Hibernate
6 94 (21.76%) CSS
7 63 (14.58%) REST
8 62 (14.35%) AngularJS
9 45 (10.42%) RESTful
10 43 (9.95%) JSP
11 42 (9.72%) JSON
12 40 (9.26%) JMS
13 37 (8.56%) SOAP
14 35 (8.10%) Spring Boot
15 32 (7.41%) .NET
15 32 (7.41%) Java EE
15 32 (7.41%) XSLT
16 31 (7.18%) Apache Camel
17 29 (6.71%) J2SE
18 26 (6.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.88%) Computer Science
2 41 (9.49%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.62%) Online Games
6 6 (1.39%) Fintech
7 5 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.93%) User Experience
9 3 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.69%) PKI
10 2 (0.46%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.23%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.23%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 93 (21.53%) Linux
2 62 (14.35%) Unix
3 39 (9.03%) Windows
4 16 (3.70%) zOS
5 7 (1.62%) Android
5 7 (1.62%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.69%) AIX
6 3 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.69%) Solaris
6 3 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.46%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (24.54%) Software Engineering
3 86 (19.91%) Scrum
3 86 (19.91%) TDD
4 48 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (11.11%) OO
5 46 (10.65%) Microservices
5 46 (10.65%) Unit Testing
6 39 (9.03%) E-Commerce
7 35 (8.10%) ERP
8 32 (7.41%) Kanban
9 30 (6.94%) OOP
9 30 (6.94%) Web Development
10 29 (6.71%) Coaching
11 27 (6.25%) Business Development
11 27 (6.25%) DevOps
11 27 (6.25%) Presales
11 27 (6.25%) Test Automation
12 26 (6.02%) SDLC
13 24 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 414 (95.83%) Java
2 145 (33.56%) SQL
3 125 (28.94%) JavaScript
4 53 (12.27%) C++
5 31 (7.18%) PL/SQL
6 29 (6.71%) Python
7 21 (4.86%) Perl
8 17 (3.94%) PHP
9 15 (3.47%) Scala
10 13 (3.01%) Bash Shell
10 13 (3.01%) R
10 13 (3.01%) Ruby
11 12 (2.78%) C#
11 12 (2.78%) Groovy
12 9 (2.08%) C
13 6 (1.39%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.93%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.93%) VB
15 3 (0.69%) Jython
15 3 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (12.73%) Degree
2 25 (5.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (4.86%) Security Cleared
4 14 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.62%) Sun Certification
6 5 (1.16%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.46%) ISEB
7 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.32%) SLA
2 6 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 22 (5.09%) Docker
2 4 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.69%) NFS
3 3 (0.69%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 20 (4.63%) Tivoli
1 20 (4.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 11 (2.55%) Puppet
3 10 (2.31%) Packer
3 10 (2.31%) Terraform
4 9 (2.08%) Ansible
5 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 106 (24.54%) Oracle
2 41 (9.49%) SAP
3 25 (5.79%) hybris
3 25 (5.79%) IBM
4 20 (4.63%) Informatica
4 20 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (3.47%) Microsoft
6 10 (2.31%) Sun
7 6 (1.39%) Adobe
7 6 (1.39%) webMethods
8 5 (1.16%) Dynatrace
8 5 (1.16%) Talend
9 4 (0.93%) Cognos
9 4 (0.93%) EMC
9 4 (0.93%) Fiserv
9 4 (0.93%) Jitterbit
9 4 (0.93%) Kofax
9 4 (0.93%) PayPal
9 4 (0.93%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.93%) TIBCO