Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 187 159
Rank change year-on-year -24 -28 -29
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 440 616 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.43% 1.76% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 4.60% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 384 577 860
South East median annual salary £54,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.00% +3.09% -3.00%
10th Percentile £31,550 £32,200 £30,475
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 12989 13392 16501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.11% 38.31% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11300 11780 14285
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -43 201 £57,500 +15.00% 14
Berkshire +12 92 £57,500 +9.52% 6
Hampshire -27 73 £52,500 - 3
Surrey +11 70 £62,500 +8.70% 10
West Sussex +33 60 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Buckinghamshire -55 55 £45,000 - 3
Oxfordshire -10 54 £65,000 +20.37% 5
East Sussex -27 21 £35,000 -22.22%
Middlesex +9 3 £65,000 +73.33%
Kent +13 1 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £47,500 -
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 425 (96.59%) Java
2 250 (56.82%) Spring
3 200 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (33.64%) SQL
5 110 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 105 (23.86%) Software Engineering
7 104 (23.64%) HTML
8 101 (22.95%) Hibernate
9 99 (22.50%) Web Services
10 97 (22.05%) Oracle
11 92 (20.91%) XML
11 92 (20.91%) Linux
12 86 (19.55%) TDD
13 80 (18.18%) CSS
14 78 (17.73%) Unix
15 72 (16.36%) Scrum
16 68 (15.45%) Tomcat
17 66 (15.00%) Degree
18 60 (13.64%) SQL Server
19 59 (13.41%) AngularJS
20 58 (13.18%) Relational Database
20 58 (13.18%) C++
21 57 (12.95%) Computer Science
22 56 (12.73%) REST
22 56 (12.73%) Big Data
23 52 (11.82%) Microservices
24 51 (11.59%) Greenfield Project
25 50 (11.36%) Windows
26 47 (10.68%) Unit Testing
27 44 (10.00%) Amazon AWS

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 68 (15.45%) Tomcat
2 36 (8.18%) Apache
3 31 (7.05%) WebLogic
4 24 (5.45%) JBoss
5 14 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (2.73%) Apache Spark
7 11 (2.50%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.05%) CMS
9 7 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (1.59%) IIS
10 6 (1.36%) Drupal
10 6 (1.36%) nginx
10 6 (1.36%) SAS
11 5 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
12 4 (0.91%) Confluence
12 4 (0.91%) Oracle Spatial
12 4 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.68%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
14 2 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.45%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 20 (4.55%) SAP Hybris
2 18 (4.09%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 44 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (5.00%) SaaS
4 8 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.82%) GitHub
5 4 (0.91%) PaaS
6 3 (0.68%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.23%) Force.com
7 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.00%) Internet
2 15 (3.41%) HTTP
3 8 (1.82%) SSL
4 6 (1.36%) DNS
4 6 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.68%) Network Security
6 2 (0.45%) DHCP
6 2 (0.45%) Firewall
6 2 (0.45%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.45%) VPN
7 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.23%) Broadband
7 1 (0.23%) Intranet
7 1 (0.23%) PPP
7 1 (0.23%) SMS
7 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.23%) WPA
7 1 (0.23%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 58 (13.18%) Relational Database
3 56 (12.73%) Big Data
4 37 (8.41%) MySQL
5 31 (7.05%) Hadoop
5 31 (7.05%) MongoDB
6 30 (6.82%) Oracle Database
7 27 (6.14%) GIS
8 24 (5.45%) DB2
8 24 (5.45%) RDBMS
9 20 (4.55%) NoSQL
10 16 (3.64%) PowerCenter
11 15 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (2.05%) HBase
14 8 (1.82%) Redis
15 6 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (1.36%) Geospatial Data
15 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 37 (8.41%) Jenkins
2 35 (7.95%) JUnit
2 35 (7.95%) Maven
3 33 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 31 (7.05%) Subversion
5 22 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 21 (4.77%) Selenium
7 16 (3.64%) Visual Studio
8 10 (2.27%) IntelliJ
8 10 (2.27%) Mockito
8 10 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (1.82%) JIRA
10 7 (1.59%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.59%) SoapUI
11 6 (1.36%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (0.91%) Ant
12 4 (0.91%) Arquillian
12 4 (0.91%) JMeter
13 3 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.68%) SonarQube
General
1 35 (7.95%) Finance
1 35 (7.95%) Telecoms
2 22 (5.00%) Marketing
3 20 (4.55%) Publishing
4 17 (3.86%) Retail
5 15 (3.41%) French Language
5 15 (3.41%) German Language
6 14 (3.18%) Electronics
6 14 (3.18%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.95%) Games
8 9 (2.05%) Banking
9 8 (1.82%) Automotive
10 7 (1.59%) Law
11 6 (1.36%) Billing
12 4 (0.91%) Digital Economy
13 3 (0.68%) Advertising
14 2 (0.45%) Military
15 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 279 (63.41%) Developer
2 245 (55.68%) Java Developer
3 75 (17.05%) Senior Developer
4 68 (15.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 40 (9.09%) Architect
6 33 (7.50%) Java Engineer
7 31 (7.05%) Software Engineer
8 24 (5.45%) Junior
8 24 (5.45%) Junior Developer
8 24 (5.45%) Support Engineer
9 23 (5.23%) Graduate
10 22 (5.00%) Hybris Architect
11 21 (4.77%) Junior Java Developer
12 20 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
13 19 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
14 18 (4.09%) SAP Architect
14 18 (4.09%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 17 (3.86%) J2EE Developer
15 17 (3.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 16 (3.64%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (56.82%) Spring
2 104 (23.64%) HTML
3 101 (22.95%) Hibernate
4 99 (22.50%) Web Services
5 92 (20.91%) XML
6 80 (18.18%) CSS
7 59 (13.41%) AngularJS
8 56 (12.73%) REST
9 41 (9.32%) JSON
10 40 (9.09%) RESTful
11 38 (8.64%) Spring Boot
12 36 (8.18%) Java EE
13 35 (7.95%) SOAP
14 34 (7.73%) .NET
15 32 (7.27%) JMS
16 30 (6.82%) Apache Camel
16 30 (6.82%) Struts
16 30 (6.82%) XSLT
17 29 (6.59%) J2SE
18 26 (5.91%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.95%) Computer Science
2 51 (11.59%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.14%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.14%) Fintech
5 5 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.68%) PKI
7 3 (0.68%) User Experience
8 1 (0.23%) iPhone
8 1 (0.23%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.23%) Online Games
8 1 (0.23%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 92 (20.91%) Linux
2 78 (17.73%) Unix
3 50 (11.36%) Windows
4 18 (4.09%) zOS
5 10 (2.27%) Mac OS
6 8 (1.82%) Android
6 8 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.91%) AIX
7 4 (0.91%) Solaris
8 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) HPUX
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (23.86%) Software Engineering
3 86 (19.55%) TDD
4 72 (16.36%) Scrum
5 52 (11.82%) Microservices
6 47 (10.68%) Unit Testing
7 44 (10.00%) OO
8 41 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (8.64%) E-Commerce
10 32 (7.27%) ERP
11 31 (7.05%) Kanban
12 29 (6.59%) DevOps
13 27 (6.14%) Presales
13 27 (6.14%) SDLC
14 25 (5.68%) Coaching
15 24 (5.45%) Business Development
16 23 (5.23%) BDD
17 22 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
18 21 (4.77%) High Availability
18 21 (4.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 425 (96.59%) Java
2 148 (33.64%) SQL
3 110 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 58 (13.18%) C++
5 28 (6.36%) Python
6 25 (5.68%) Perl
6 25 (5.68%) PL/SQL
7 16 (3.64%) PHP
7 16 (3.64%) Scala
8 12 (2.73%) Bash Shell
8 12 (2.73%) R
9 11 (2.50%) Ruby
10 9 (2.05%) C#
11 8 (1.82%) Groovy
12 7 (1.59%) C
13 5 (1.14%) Apex Code
13 5 (1.14%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.91%) VB
15 3 (0.68%) Jython
15 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (15.00%) Degree
2 34 (7.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.95%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.14%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.45%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.45%) SLA
2 9 (2.05%) QA
System Software
1 22 (5.00%) Docker
2 5 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.68%) NFS
3 3 (0.68%) Sendmail
4 2 (0.45%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 20 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 14 (3.18%) Puppet
3 9 (2.05%) Ansible
4 8 (1.82%) Packer
4 8 (1.82%) Terraform
5 4 (0.91%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 2 (0.45%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.23%) Kibana
7 1 (0.23%) logstash
7 1 (0.23%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 97 (22.05%) Oracle
2 39 (8.86%) SAP
3 27 (6.14%) IBM
4 26 (5.91%) hybris
5 20 (4.55%) Informatica
6 19 (4.32%) Microsoft
6 19 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.82%) Adobe
8 7 (1.59%) webMethods
9 6 (1.36%) Talend
9 6 (1.36%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.14%) Sun
11 4 (0.91%) Jitterbit
11 4 (0.91%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.68%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.68%) Unisys
13 2 (0.45%) Cognos
13 2 (0.45%) EMC
13 2 (0.45%) Kofax
13 2 (0.45%) VMware