Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > South East
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 298 264 189
Rank change year-on-year -34 -75 0
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 80 296 514
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.59% 1.11% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.45% 2.79% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 75 271 420
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £44,250 £33,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £72,275
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% +12.20%

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 5,513 10,616 13,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.67% 39.85% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4,753 9,068 11,796
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,175 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.48% +8.00% +5.26%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing J2EE as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing J2EE in the South East.

Salary trend for J2EE in the South East

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing J2EE in the South East over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

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 11 July 2020. 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 +35 53 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Berkshire +36 27 £60,000 +12.15% 1
Buckinghamshire +27 21 £66,250 +10.42% 6
Surrey +30 9 £80,000 +18.52% 4
West Sussex +23 9 £60,000 +41.18%
Hampshire +27 7 £87,500 +52.17% 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £47,500 - 1
East Sussex +25 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £70,000 -
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 80 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (52.50%) Spring
4 37 (46.25%) SQL
4 37 (46.25%) Web Services
5 35 (43.75%) Jenkins
6 34 (42.50%) XML
7 31 (38.75%) HTML
8 27 (33.75%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (32.50%) REST
9 26 (32.50%) JavaScript
10 25 (31.25%) SOAP
10 25 (31.25%) AWS
11 24 (30.00%) Software Engineering
11 24 (30.00%) Hibernate
12 23 (28.75%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (28.75%) Oracle
12 23 (28.75%) Tomcat
12 23 (28.75%) Git (software)
13 22 (27.50%) Microservices
13 22 (27.50%) MVC
13 22 (27.50%) Maven
14 21 (26.25%) Linux
15 20 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
16 19 (23.75%) Mockito
16 19 (23.75%) SonarQube
16 19 (23.75%) Apache Camel
16 19 (23.75%) JUnit
16 19 (23.75%) Scrum
17 18 (22.50%) Struts

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 23 (28.75%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.25%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (11.25%) WebSphere
3 8 (10.00%) JBoss
4 6 (7.50%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Fuse
5 5 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.75%) Apache
6 3 (3.75%) CICS
6 3 (3.75%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (3.75%) IIS
7 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.25%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.25%) AWS
2 20 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (13.75%) Azure
4 8 (10.00%) IaaS
4 8 (10.00%) PaaS
5 6 (7.50%) Serverless
6 5 (6.25%) Amazon S3
6 5 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (3.75%) SaaS
8 2 (2.50%) Amazon Cognito
8 2 (2.50%) GCP
9 1 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (1.25%) Boomi
9 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) HTTP
1 1 (1.25%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
2 17 (21.25%) Relational Database
3 14 (17.50%) DB2
4 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (11.25%) Big Data
6 8 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 8 (10.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.75%) MariaDB
7 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.50%) MySQL
9 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 23 (28.75%) Git (software)
3 22 (27.50%) Maven
4 19 (23.75%) JUnit
4 19 (23.75%) Mockito
4 19 (23.75%) SonarQube
5 14 (17.50%) DbUnit
5 14 (17.50%) jMock
6 10 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 10 (12.50%) Selenium
7 8 (10.00%) git-flow
7 8 (10.00%) GitLab
8 5 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (5.00%) Gradle
10 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
10 3 (3.75%) JIRA
10 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.50%) Appium
11 2 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 8 (10.00%) Public Sector
3 5 (6.25%) Marketing
4 3 (3.75%) Back Office
4 3 (3.75%) Games
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (72.50%) Developer
2 45 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 19 (23.75%) Senior Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Java Software Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Java Engineer
6 11 (13.75%) Software Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) AWS Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Architect
9 6 (7.50%) J2EE Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (6.25%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (52.50%) Spring
2 37 (46.25%) Web Services
3 34 (42.50%) XML
4 31 (38.75%) HTML
5 26 (32.50%) REST
6 25 (31.25%) SOAP
7 24 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 19 (23.75%) Apache Camel
9 18 (22.50%) Node.js
9 18 (22.50%) Struts
10 17 (21.25%) CSS
11 15 (18.75%) JSP
11 15 (18.75%) RESTful
12 14 (17.50%) JSF
12 14 (17.50%) PowerMock
12 14 (17.50%) Spring Boot
13 12 (15.00%) JSON
13 12 (15.00%) Servlets
14 11 (13.75%) React
15 10 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 5 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.75%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.25%) Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.25%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) Unix
4 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.75%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 22 (27.50%) Microservices
4 22 (27.50%) MVC
5 19 (23.75%) Scrum
6 16 (20.00%) BDD
6 16 (20.00%) TDD
7 14 (17.50%) Kanban
8 13 (16.25%) DevOps
9 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
9 11 (13.75%) OO
9 11 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (13.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 9 (11.25%) Multithreading
10 9 (11.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (11.25%) SOA
11 8 (10.00%) API Development
11 8 (10.00%) ETL
11 8 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (46.25%) SQL
3 26 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.50%) C#
5 8 (10.00%) Python
6 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.75%) C++
7 4 (5.00%) Go
7 4 (5.00%) Ruby
8 3 (3.75%) C
8 3 (3.75%) Groovy
8 3 (3.75%) JCL
8 3 (3.75%) Perl
8 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.75%) VB
9 2 (2.50%) Clojure
9 2 (2.50%) Java 8
9 2 (2.50%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
1 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (13.75%) vSphere
2 2 (2.50%) Docker
3 1 (1.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (5.00%) Puppet
3 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.25%) Ansible
4 1 (1.25%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Oracle
2 11 (13.75%) VMware
3 8 (10.00%) Jitterbit
4 7 (8.75%) Google
5 2 (2.50%) IBM
5 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.25%) Dell
6 1 (1.25%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.25%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.25%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.25%) Plumtree
6 1 (1.25%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.25%) webMethods