Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 220 210
Rank change year-on-year +21 -10 -51
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 478 433 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.64% 1.49% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.82% 3.55% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 392 389 541
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £73,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +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 12,526 12,183 13,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.02% 41.93% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10,848 10,552 12,097
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 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
Thames Valley -26 145 £55,000 - 27
Hampshire +32 138 £60,000 +17.07% 5
Surrey +34 79 £50,000 -16.67% 11
East Sussex +20 67 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Berkshire -36 57 £60,000 +4.35% 17
Buckinghamshire +10 53 £55,000 +22.22% 8
West Sussex -13 45 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Oxfordshire -6 35 £52,500 -19.54% 2
Kent +17 3 £43,500 +2.35% 1
Middlesex +9 2 £65,000 - 1
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 South East region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 448 (93.72%) Java
2 230 (48.12%) Spring
3 204 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (38.28%) JavaScript
5 179 (37.45%) SQL
6 161 (33.68%) HTML
7 139 (29.08%) CSS
8 128 (26.78%) Web Services
9 127 (26.57%) Oracle
10 119 (24.90%) Software Engineering
11 113 (23.64%) Hibernate
12 93 (19.46%) XML
13 86 (17.99%) Python
14 85 (17.78%) Scrum
14 85 (17.78%) Docker
15 84 (17.57%) RESTful
16 80 (16.74%) Microservices
17 78 (16.32%) TDD
18 76 (15.90%) Degree
19 75 (15.69%) Open Source
20 74 (15.48%) AngularJS
20 74 (15.48%) Linux
20 74 (15.48%) SDLC
21 65 (13.60%) Big Data
22 64 (13.39%) Computer Science
23 63 (13.18%) SOA
24 62 (12.97%) REST
25 58 (12.13%) Finance
26 57 (11.92%) MySQL
27 55 (11.51%) Spring Boot

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 46 (9.62%) Apache
2 41 (8.58%) Tomcat
3 33 (6.90%) JBoss
4 30 (6.28%) WebLogic
5 27 (5.65%) CMS
5 27 (5.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 20 (4.18%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (3.14%) CloudStack
8 14 (2.93%) Confluence
8 14 (2.93%) WebSphere
9 11 (2.30%) Apache Solr
10 10 (2.09%) Apache ServiceMix
10 10 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.88%) OpenStack
11 9 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (1.67%) Apache Spark
12 8 (1.67%) MQSeries
13 7 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
14 5 (1.05%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.84%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.77%) SAP ERP
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.84%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (0.84%) R3 Corda
3 4 (0.84%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.21%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (7.11%) SaaS
3 24 (5.02%) PaaS
4 22 (4.60%) IaaS
5 19 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (3.56%) GitHub
7 14 (2.93%) Boomi
8 12 (2.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 8 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.26%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.26%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.84%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.84%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.84%) Route 53
11 4 (0.84%) Serverless
11 4 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.07%) HTTP
2 23 (4.81%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.97%) Software-Defined Networking
4 14 (2.93%) Internet
5 6 (1.26%) Firewall
6 4 (0.84%) AMQP
6 4 (0.84%) SNMP
6 4 (0.84%) SSL
6 4 (0.84%) VPN
7 2 (0.42%) SAN
8 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (13.60%) Big Data
2 57 (11.92%) MySQL
3 52 (10.88%) PostgreSQL
4 47 (9.83%) SQL Server
5 42 (8.79%) Hadoop
6 28 (5.86%) Relational Database
7 22 (4.60%) MongoDB
8 21 (4.39%) NoSQL
9 20 (4.18%) Oracle Database
10 19 (3.97%) Oracle Exadata
10 19 (3.97%) SAP HANA
11 16 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (3.35%) RDBMS
12 14 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
15 5 (1.05%) Apache Hive
15 5 (1.05%) HBase
16 4 (0.84%) Pentaho
16 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (11.09%) Jenkins
2 52 (10.88%) Maven
3 50 (10.46%) JUnit
4 44 (9.21%) Git (software)
5 38 (7.95%) Eclipse
6 33 (6.90%) Subversion
7 25 (5.23%) JIRA
8 18 (3.77%) Cucumber
9 17 (3.56%) IntelliJ
10 15 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (3.14%) GitLab
11 14 (2.93%) Selenium
11 14 (2.93%) Vagrant
12 11 (2.30%) Arquillian
13 10 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (2.09%) SoapUI
14 9 (1.88%) Mockito
14 9 (1.88%) Sonatype Nexus
15 8 (1.67%) Toad
16 6 (1.26%) SonarQube
General
1 58 (12.13%) Finance
2 24 (5.02%) Marketing
3 17 (3.56%) Banking
4 10 (2.09%) Law
4 10 (2.09%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.88%) Retail
6 8 (1.67%) Electronics
7 7 (1.46%) Advertising
8 6 (1.26%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 314 (65.69%) Developer
2 277 (57.95%) Java Developer
3 97 (20.29%) Senior Developer
4 92 (19.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 71 (14.85%) Architect
6 38 (7.95%) J2EE Developer
6 38 (7.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 29 (6.07%) Lead Developer
7 29 (6.07%) Software Engineer
8 28 (5.86%) Lead Java Developer
9 27 (5.65%) Full Stack Developer
9 27 (5.65%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 27 (5.65%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 21 (4.39%) Enterprise Architect
11 18 (3.77%) Java Architect
11 18 (3.77%) Junior
12 17 (3.56%) DevOps Engineer
12 17 (3.56%) Junior Developer
12 17 (3.56%) Junior Java Developer
13 15 (3.14%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (48.12%) Spring
2 161 (33.68%) HTML
3 139 (29.08%) CSS
4 128 (26.78%) Web Services
5 113 (23.64%) Hibernate
6 93 (19.46%) XML
7 84 (17.57%) RESTful
8 74 (15.48%) AngularJS
9 62 (12.97%) REST
10 55 (11.51%) Spring Boot
11 54 (11.30%) JMS
12 48 (10.04%) jQuery
13 46 (9.62%) JSP
14 45 (9.41%) JSON
15 43 (9.00%) Struts
16 42 (8.79%) Java EE
17 39 (8.16%) JDBC
18 37 (7.74%) React
19 36 (7.53%) .NET
20 33 (6.90%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.39%) Computer Science
2 52 (10.88%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (8.79%) Greenfield Project
4 24 (5.02%) Data Centre
5 21 (4.39%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.97%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (2.30%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.67%) Fintech
11 5 (1.05%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.84%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.63%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.63%) Clustering
13 3 (0.63%) DataPower
13 3 (0.63%) Derivative
13 3 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.63%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.63%) Replication
14 2 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (15.48%) Linux
2 42 (8.79%) Unix
3 21 (4.39%) Windows
4 17 (3.56%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.35%) Android
6 7 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.05%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.84%) CentOS
9 3 (0.63%) AIX
10 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.21%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (24.90%) Software Engineering
3 85 (17.78%) Scrum
4 80 (16.74%) Microservices
5 78 (16.32%) TDD
6 75 (15.69%) Open Source
7 74 (15.48%) SDLC
8 63 (13.18%) SOA
9 54 (11.30%) Web Development
10 52 (10.88%) OO
11 45 (9.41%) Unit Testing
12 41 (8.58%) DevOps
13 38 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (7.95%) ERP
13 38 (7.95%) Mentoring
13 38 (7.95%) OOA/OOD
14 35 (7.32%) Mathematics
15 34 (7.11%) BDD
15 34 (7.11%) Kanban
15 34 (7.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 448 (93.72%) Java
2 183 (38.28%) JavaScript
3 179 (37.45%) SQL
4 86 (17.99%) Python
5 51 (10.67%) Java 8
6 38 (7.95%) Go
7 31 (6.49%) C++
8 30 (6.28%) PHP
9 22 (4.60%) Perl
10 21 (4.39%) Ruby
11 20 (4.18%) Groovy
12 19 (3.97%) Bash Shell
13 15 (3.14%) Scala
14 14 (2.93%) ABAP
15 12 (2.51%) C
16 11 (2.30%) PL/SQL
17 10 (2.09%) Ada
17 10 (2.09%) Ada 95
17 10 (2.09%) TypeScript
18 7 (1.46%) Jython
Qualifications
1 76 (15.90%) Degree
2 45 (9.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (3.97%) SC Cleared
3 19 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.26%) PhD
5 3 (0.63%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.42%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.67%) QA
2 6 (1.26%) SLA
3 5 (1.05%) PSD2
4 3 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.42%) GDPR
5 2 (0.42%) PA-DSS
5 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (17.78%) Docker
2 19 (3.97%) Virtual Desktop
3 15 (3.14%) vSphere
4 14 (2.93%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.05%) HDFS
6 5 (1.05%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.84%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 49 (10.25%) Ansible
2 39 (8.16%) Puppet
3 37 (7.74%) Kubernetes
4 19 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (3.97%) Rancher
5 15 (3.14%) logstash
6 9 (1.88%) Salt
7 8 (1.67%) Terraform
8 7 (1.46%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.84%) CA Wily
11 4 (0.84%) Mesos
11 4 (0.84%) Nagios
12 3 (0.63%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.42%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 1 (0.21%) vRealize Orchestrator
14 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 127 (26.57%) Oracle
2 43 (9.00%) SAP
3 26 (5.44%) VMware
4 25 (5.23%) Sun
5 15 (3.14%) SaltStack
6 13 (2.72%) Microsoft
7 12 (2.51%) IBM
8 7 (1.46%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.46%) Unisys
8 7 (1.46%) webMethods
9 6 (1.26%) Splunk
10 5 (1.05%) hybris
10 5 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.84%) Birst
11 4 (0.84%) Talend
12 2 (0.42%) Adobe
12 2 (0.42%) Apple
12 2 (0.42%) ATG
12 2 (0.42%) PayPal
12 2 (0.42%) WorldPay