Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 169 169
Rank change year-on-year -29 0 -49
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 502 629 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.59% 2.00% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.68% 5.16% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 430 545 844
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
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 13,651 12,186 16,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.21% 38.69% 39.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11,927 10,574 14,113
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,100 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.37% +3.11%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -14 253 £52,500 +10.53% 20
Berkshire +58 121 £52,500 -2.33% 6
Surrey +5 99 £54,500 -16.15% 15
Hampshire -52 87 £60,000 +9.09% 15
Buckinghamshire -51 70 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Oxfordshire -17 62 £65,000 +13.04% 8
West Sussex +5 31 £37,500 -34.78% 3
East Sussex -34 30 £45,000 - 2
Kent +3 2 £50,500 -8.18% 1
Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 491 (97.81%) Java
2 303 (60.36%) Spring
3 194 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (30.08%) SQL
5 142 (28.29%) JavaScript
6 141 (28.09%) Hibernate
7 129 (25.70%) Web Services
8 127 (25.30%) HTML
9 120 (23.90%) XML
10 110 (21.91%) Oracle
11 109 (21.71%) Software Engineering
12 104 (20.72%) Unix
13 103 (20.52%) CSS
14 102 (20.32%) TDD
15 98 (19.52%) Degree
16 92 (18.33%) Linux
17 88 (17.53%) OO
18 87 (17.33%) Computer Science
19 75 (14.94%) REST
20 68 (13.55%) AngularJS
21 67 (13.35%) Greenfield Project
22 66 (13.15%) Microservices
23 65 (12.95%) Relational Database
23 65 (12.95%) JMS
24 64 (12.75%) Scrum
25 63 (12.55%) WebLogic
25 63 (12.55%) Unit Testing
26 62 (12.35%) E-Commerce
27 59 (11.75%) EJB
27 59 (11.75%) Big Data

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 63 (12.55%) WebLogic
2 52 (10.36%) Tomcat
3 37 (7.37%) Apache
4 24 (4.78%) WebSphere
5 23 (4.58%) JBoss
6 18 (3.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 17 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (2.39%) nginx
8 12 (2.39%) Oracle Service Bus
8 12 (2.39%) SAS
9 11 (2.19%) Drupal
10 10 (1.99%) Apache Spark
11 9 (1.79%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.59%) Apache ServiceMix
12 8 (1.59%) Confluence
12 8 (1.59%) JCAPS
12 8 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 7 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (3.78%) SAP Hybris
2 18 (3.59%) SAP ERP
3 7 (1.39%) Infor M3
4 5 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.59%) GitHub
2 8 (1.59%) PaaS
2 8 (1.59%) SaaS
3 7 (1.39%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 6 (1.20%) Force.com
5 5 (1.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.60%) IaaS
7 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.60%) Sage Pay
8 2 (0.40%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.18%) HTTP
2 21 (4.18%) Internet
3 13 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.79%) DNS
4 9 (1.79%) PuTTY
5 8 (1.59%) DHCP
5 8 (1.59%) SSH
6 5 (1.00%) Firewall
6 5 (1.00%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.40%) PPP
7 2 (0.40%) SAN
7 2 (0.40%) SSL
8 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.20%) Intranet
8 1 (0.20%) Network Security
8 1 (0.20%) SMS
8 1 (0.20%) VPN
8 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.20%) WPA
8 1 (0.20%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (12.95%) Relational Database
2 59 (11.75%) Big Data
3 54 (10.76%) SQL Server
4 43 (8.57%) MySQL
5 36 (7.17%) RDBMS
6 35 (6.97%) Hadoop
7 29 (5.78%) NoSQL
8 28 (5.58%) DB2
9 27 (5.38%) MongoDB
10 26 (5.18%) Oracle Database
11 19 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
15 5 (1.00%) DB2 UDB
15 5 (1.00%) Informix
16 4 (0.80%) GIS
17 3 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 56 (11.16%) Subversion
2 55 (10.96%) Git (software)
3 39 (7.77%) Eclipse
4 37 (7.37%) Jenkins
5 36 (7.17%) Maven
6 33 (6.57%) JUnit
7 25 (4.98%) JIRA
8 20 (3.98%) Ant
9 10 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (1.99%) Selenium
9 10 (1.99%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.39%) Gradle
10 7 (1.39%) Vagrant
11 6 (1.20%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.00%) SonarQube
12 5 (1.00%) Toad
13 3 (0.60%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.60%) GitLab
14 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.40%) Travis CI
General
1 39 (7.77%) Finance
2 18 (3.59%) Banking
2 18 (3.59%) Retail
3 11 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.99%) Publishing
5 9 (1.79%) Billing
5 9 (1.79%) Marketing
6 8 (1.59%) French Language
6 8 (1.59%) German Language
6 8 (1.59%) Law
7 5 (1.00%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.00%) Wholesale Banking
8 4 (0.80%) Advertising
8 4 (0.80%) Automotive
8 4 (0.80%) Digital Economy
8 4 (0.80%) Front Office
9 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 356 (70.92%) Developer
2 333 (66.33%) Java Developer
3 107 (21.31%) Senior Developer
4 104 (20.72%) Senior Java Developer
5 52 (10.36%) Architect
6 42 (8.37%) J2EE Developer
6 42 (8.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 37 (7.37%) Java Engineer
8 31 (6.18%) Lead Developer
9 30 (5.98%) JavaScript Developer
9 30 (5.98%) Software Engineer
10 29 (5.78%) Junior
10 29 (5.78%) Junior Developer
10 29 (5.78%) Lead Java Developer
11 27 (5.38%) Junior Java Developer
12 26 (5.18%) Graduate
13 25 (4.98%) Graduate Developer
13 25 (4.98%) Hybris Architect
14 24 (4.78%) Graduate Java Developer
14 24 (4.78%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (60.36%) Spring
2 141 (28.09%) Hibernate
3 129 (25.70%) Web Services
4 127 (25.30%) HTML
5 120 (23.90%) XML
6 103 (20.52%) CSS
7 75 (14.94%) REST
8 68 (13.55%) AngularJS
9 65 (12.95%) JMS
10 59 (11.75%) EJB
11 56 (11.16%) Struts
12 53 (10.56%) SOAP
13 51 (10.16%) JSON
14 49 (9.76%) JDBC
15 47 (9.36%) Java EE
16 44 (8.76%) Spring Boot
17 38 (7.57%) DHTML
18 36 (7.17%) JSP
18 36 (7.17%) Middleware
19 35 (6.97%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 87 (17.33%) Computer Science
2 67 (13.35%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.59%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.59%) Clustering
6 8 (1.59%) User Experience
7 7 (1.39%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.39%) Fintech
7 7 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.00%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.80%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.80%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.60%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.40%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.20%) iPhone
12 1 (0.20%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.20%) PKI
12 1 (0.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 104 (20.72%) Unix
2 92 (18.33%) Linux
3 44 (8.76%) Windows
4 18 (3.59%) Mac OS
5 11 (2.19%) zOS
6 4 (0.80%) Solaris
7 2 (0.40%) Android
7 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.20%) AIX
8 1 (0.20%) HPUX
8 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (21.71%) Software Engineering
3 102 (20.32%) TDD
4 88 (17.53%) OO
5 66 (13.15%) Microservices
6 64 (12.75%) Scrum
7 63 (12.55%) Unit Testing
8 62 (12.35%) E-Commerce
9 53 (10.56%) SOA
10 46 (9.16%) MVC
10 46 (9.16%) OOA/OOD
11 45 (8.96%) DevOps
12 43 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (7.77%) Kanban
14 37 (7.37%) Open Source
15 36 (7.17%) Use Case
16 34 (6.77%) Software Architecture
17 31 (6.18%) High Availability
17 31 (6.18%) UML
18 30 (5.98%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 491 (97.81%) Java
2 151 (30.08%) SQL
3 142 (28.29%) JavaScript
4 57 (11.35%) C++
5 32 (6.37%) Python
6 24 (4.78%) PL/SQL
7 22 (4.38%) Perl
8 18 (3.59%) PHP
9 16 (3.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 14 (2.79%) C#
11 13 (2.59%) Scala
12 12 (2.39%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.19%) Apex Code
14 10 (1.99%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.79%) Ruby
15 9 (1.79%) XPath
16 7 (1.39%) SOQL
16 7 (1.39%) SOSL
17 6 (1.20%) Groovy
17 6 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 98 (19.52%) Degree
2 56 (11.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.60%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.18%) QA
2 9 (1.79%) SLA
3 3 (0.60%) PA-DSS
3 3 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.40%) GDPR
4 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.40%) PSD2
System Software
1 36 (7.17%) Docker
2 15 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.80%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.60%) vSphere
5 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 24 (4.78%) Puppet
2 17 (3.39%) Ansible
3 9 (1.79%) Tivoli
3 9 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (1.39%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.80%) logstash
6 4 (0.80%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 3 (0.60%) CA Wily
7 3 (0.60%) OpenView
7 3 (0.60%) Rancher
7 3 (0.60%) Terraform
8 2 (0.40%) Kibana
8 2 (0.40%) Packer
9 1 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.20%) SCOM
9 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 110 (21.91%) Oracle
2 29 (5.78%) SAP
3 26 (5.18%) hybris
4 18 (3.59%) Microsoft
5 17 (3.39%) IBM
6 16 (3.19%) Dynatrace
6 16 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (2.39%) Remedy
8 10 (1.99%) Talend
9 9 (1.79%) Adobe
9 9 (1.79%) Splunk
9 9 (1.79%) TIBCO
10 8 (1.59%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.39%) Pardot
11 7 (1.39%) ServiceNow
11 7 (1.39%) Virgin Media
11 7 (1.39%) VMware
12 6 (1.20%) webMethods
13 5 (1.00%) MuleSoft
13 5 (1.00%) Sybase