Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 226 189
Rank change year-on-year +25 -37 -25
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 446 447 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.59% 1.43% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.84% 3.39% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 387 379 591
South East median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 11,611 13,173 13,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.38% 42.28% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9,950 11,434 11,570
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -30 140 £60,000 +4.35% 14
Hampshire +50 126 £65,000 +20.93% 11
Surrey +25 71 £56,250 -8.16% 11
Berkshire -49 60 £65,000 +13.04% 10
East Sussex +33 54 £52,500 +44.83%
West Sussex 0 50 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Buckinghamshire +13 44 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Oxfordshire +3 36 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Kent +31 2 £48,000 +12.94% 5
Middlesex +1 2 £65,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £65,000 -
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 420 (94.17%) Java
2 210 (47.09%) Spring
3 199 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
4 178 (39.91%) JavaScript
5 158 (35.43%) HTML
6 145 (32.51%) SQL
7 134 (30.04%) CSS
8 127 (28.48%) Oracle
9 122 (27.35%) Software Engineering
10 118 (26.46%) Web Services
11 99 (22.20%) Hibernate
12 88 (19.73%) XML
13 86 (19.28%) Linux
14 81 (18.16%) Python
14 81 (18.16%) AngularJS
15 78 (17.49%) Scrum
16 77 (17.26%) Microservices
16 77 (17.26%) Degree
17 74 (16.59%) RESTful
18 71 (15.92%) SDLC
19 67 (15.02%) Web Development
20 64 (14.35%) Computer Science
20 64 (14.35%) TDD
21 61 (13.68%) Docker
22 60 (13.45%) Jenkins
23 57 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
23 57 (12.78%) Open Source
24 56 (12.56%) Maven
25 55 (12.33%) Unix
26 53 (11.88%) Finance

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 40 (8.97%) Tomcat
2 36 (8.07%) Apache
3 34 (7.62%) JBoss
3 34 (7.62%) WebLogic
4 22 (4.93%) CMS
5 18 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 15 (3.36%) Confluence
6 15 (3.36%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.79%) CloudStack
10 7 (1.57%) Apache ServiceMix
10 7 (1.57%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.57%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.35%) Apache Spark
11 6 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
12 5 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.90%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.79%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.90%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.90%) R3 Corda
3 3 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.45%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.22%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 57 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (7.17%) SaaS
3 20 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (4.04%) PaaS
5 16 (3.59%) GitHub
5 16 (3.59%) IaaS
6 11 (2.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 8 (1.79%) Boomi
8 6 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 6 (1.35%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.12%) Serverless
10 4 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.90%) CloudFront
10 4 (0.90%) IBM Cloud
10 4 (0.90%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.90%) Route 53
10 4 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.61%) HTTP
2 19 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.36%) Software-Defined Networking
4 8 (1.79%) Internet
5 7 (1.57%) Firewall
6 4 (0.90%) SNMP
6 4 (0.90%) SSL
6 4 (0.90%) VPN
7 3 (0.67%) SAN
8 2 (0.45%) AMQP
9 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (11.88%) Big Data
2 47 (10.54%) PostgreSQL
3 43 (9.64%) SQL Server
4 42 (9.42%) MySQL
5 32 (7.17%) Hadoop
6 31 (6.95%) Relational Database
7 21 (4.71%) MongoDB
8 19 (4.26%) RDBMS
9 17 (3.81%) NoSQL
9 17 (3.81%) Oracle Database
9 17 (3.81%) SAP HANA
10 15 (3.36%) Oracle Exadata
11 12 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.12%) SAP Data Services
15 4 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.90%) Blockchain
16 3 (0.67%) Hazelcast
17 2 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 60 (13.45%) Jenkins
2 56 (12.56%) Maven
3 48 (10.76%) Git (software)
4 47 (10.54%) JUnit
5 25 (5.61%) Eclipse
6 24 (5.38%) JIRA
6 24 (5.38%) Subversion
7 21 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 18 (4.04%) IntelliJ
9 15 (3.36%) Cucumber
10 14 (3.14%) Selenium
11 12 (2.69%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (2.24%) Arquillian
12 10 (2.24%) Mockito
13 9 (2.02%) Gradle
13 9 (2.02%) SoapUI
13 9 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (2.02%) Vagrant
14 8 (1.79%) GitLab
15 7 (1.57%) Toad
General
1 53 (11.88%) Finance
2 22 (4.93%) Marketing
3 14 (3.14%) Retail
4 11 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.02%) Electronics
6 8 (1.79%) Advertising
6 8 (1.79%) Banking
7 7 (1.57%) Law
7 7 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.45%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 279 (62.56%) Developer
2 248 (55.61%) Java Developer
3 75 (16.82%) Senior Developer
4 70 (15.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 63 (14.13%) Architect
6 32 (7.17%) Software Engineer
7 28 (6.28%) J2EE Developer
7 28 (6.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 26 (5.83%) Lead Developer
9 25 (5.61%) Lead Java Developer
10 23 (5.16%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 23 (5.16%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 20 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
12 19 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
13 17 (3.81%) Enterprise Architect
13 17 (3.81%) Junior
14 16 (3.59%) Junior Developer
14 16 (3.59%) Junior Java Developer
15 13 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (2.91%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (47.09%) Spring
2 158 (35.43%) HTML
3 134 (30.04%) CSS
4 118 (26.46%) Web Services
5 99 (22.20%) Hibernate
6 88 (19.73%) XML
7 81 (18.16%) AngularJS
8 74 (16.59%) RESTful
9 53 (11.88%) Spring Boot
10 49 (10.99%) REST
11 46 (10.31%) Java EE
12 45 (10.09%) jQuery
13 42 (9.42%) JMS
14 41 (9.19%) JDBC
15 39 (8.74%) JSON
15 39 (8.74%) JSP
16 37 (8.30%) React
16 37 (8.30%) SOAP
17 33 (7.40%) .NET
17 33 (7.40%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.54%) Enterprise Software
2 40 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.04%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.04%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.69%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.57%) Fintech
9 5 (1.12%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.90%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.67%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.67%) Clustering
11 3 (0.67%) DataPower
11 3 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.67%) Replication
11 3 (0.67%) User Experience
12 2 (0.45%) Animation
12 2 (0.45%) Digital Signage
12 2 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 86 (19.28%) Linux
2 55 (12.33%) Unix
3 31 (6.95%) Windows
4 17 (3.81%) Apple iOS
5 15 (3.36%) Android
6 12 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.35%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.35%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.90%) CentOS
8 4 (0.90%) Windows NT
8 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.67%) AIX
9 3 (0.67%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (27.35%) Software Engineering
3 78 (17.49%) Scrum
4 77 (17.26%) Microservices
5 71 (15.92%) SDLC
6 67 (15.02%) Web Development
7 64 (14.35%) Computer Science
7 64 (14.35%) TDD
8 57 (12.78%) Open Source
9 50 (11.21%) OO
10 42 (9.42%) DevOps
11 40 (8.97%) SOA
12 37 (8.30%) Mentoring
13 36 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (8.07%) Unit Testing
14 32 (7.17%) OOA/OOD
15 31 (6.95%) Mathematics
16 29 (6.50%) Test Automation
17 28 (6.28%) BDD
18 27 (6.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 420 (94.17%) Java
2 178 (39.91%) JavaScript
3 145 (32.51%) SQL
4 81 (18.16%) Python
5 47 (10.54%) Java 8
6 40 (8.97%) C++
7 31 (6.95%) PHP
8 25 (5.61%) C
8 25 (5.61%) Go
8 25 (5.61%) Perl
8 25 (5.61%) Ruby
9 19 (4.26%) Groovy
10 15 (3.36%) Ada
10 15 (3.36%) Ada 95
10 15 (3.36%) Scala
11 14 (3.14%) TypeScript
12 12 (2.69%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.69%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.47%) C#
14 10 (2.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (17.26%) Degree
2 44 (9.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (3.14%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.91%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (1.35%) PhD
7 5 (1.12%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.79%) QA
2 6 (1.35%) SLA
3 5 (1.12%) PSD2
4 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.45%) GDPR
4 2 (0.45%) PA-DSS
4 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (13.68%) Docker
2 15 (3.36%) Virtual Desktop
3 11 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.24%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (1.79%) vSphere
6 5 (1.12%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.90%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 40 (8.97%) Ansible
2 35 (7.85%) Puppet
3 26 (5.83%) Kubernetes
4 22 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (2.91%) Salt
6 12 (2.69%) Rancher
7 9 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (1.79%) logstash
8 8 (1.79%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (1.57%) Terraform
10 6 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.90%) CA Wily
11 4 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.90%) Mesos
11 4 (0.90%) Nagios
12 1 (0.22%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 127 (28.48%) Oracle
2 33 (7.40%) SAP
3 21 (4.71%) Sun
3 21 (4.71%) VMware
4 13 (2.91%) Microsoft
5 12 (2.69%) IBM
5 12 (2.69%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.79%) SaltStack
6 8 (1.79%) webMethods
7 6 (1.35%) Informatica
7 6 (1.35%) Riverbed
7 6 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.35%) Splunk
7 6 (1.35%) Unisys
8 2 (0.45%) Adobe
8 2 (0.45%) Apple
8 2 (0.45%) Birst
8 2 (0.45%) PayPal
8 2 (0.45%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.22%) Workday