Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 185 200
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 -65
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 507 537 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.68% 1.80% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 4.38% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 394 472 608
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,950 £76,800 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -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 13,311 12,264 15,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.07% 41.00% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11,594 10,654 13,459
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -27 174 £52,500 +10.53% 11
Hampshire -3 126 £60,000 +15.38% 7
Surrey +25 105 £50,000 -16.67% 13
East Sussex +22 74 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Buckinghamshire -8 68 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Berkshire -21 54 £55,000 -2.22% 7
Oxfordshire -17 52 £53,000 -19.08% 1
West Sussex -19 29 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Kent +19 2 £38,000 -10.59% 1
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 489 (96.45%) Java
2 248 (48.92%) Spring
3 210 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
4 184 (36.29%) SQL
5 176 (34.71%) JavaScript
6 156 (30.77%) HTML
7 143 (28.21%) CSS
8 136 (26.82%) Web Services
9 132 (26.04%) Hibernate
10 109 (21.50%) Oracle
11 105 (20.71%) Software Engineering
12 97 (19.13%) XML
13 95 (18.74%) Docker
14 91 (17.95%) TDD
15 83 (16.37%) Open Source
16 82 (16.17%) REST
17 76 (14.99%) OO
18 74 (14.60%) Scrum
18 74 (14.60%) Degree
19 73 (14.40%) Python
20 72 (14.20%) JMS
21 70 (13.81%) Microservices
22 69 (13.61%) Big Data
23 62 (12.23%) Linux
24 61 (12.03%) E-Commerce
24 61 (12.03%) AngularJS
25 60 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
25 60 (11.83%) MySQL
25 60 (11.83%) SOA
26 58 (11.44%) 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 39 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 37 (7.30%) Apache
3 35 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 25 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (4.73%) CloudStack
6 23 (4.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 21 (4.14%) Apache Solr
8 20 (3.94%) CMS
8 20 (3.94%) JBoss
9 16 (3.16%) WebSphere
10 11 (2.17%) Apache Spark
11 9 (1.78%) Apache ServiceMix
12 8 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (1.58%) nginx
12 8 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (1.38%) MQSeries
14 6 (1.18%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.99%) Drupal
15 5 (0.99%) IIS
15 5 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (5.33%) SAP ERP
2 16 (3.16%) SAP Hybris
3 6 (1.18%) Infor M3
3 6 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.59%) Distributed Ledger
6 3 (0.59%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 60 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (5.52%) PaaS
3 27 (5.33%) SaaS
4 22 (4.34%) IaaS
5 14 (2.76%) Force.com
5 14 (2.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 13 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (2.37%) Boomi
8 8 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (1.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (0.99%) GitHub
11 4 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.79%) Sage Pay
12 3 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.39%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.10%) HTTP
2 26 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.75%) Internet
4 11 (2.17%) Software-Defined Networking
5 6 (1.18%) AMQP
6 4 (0.79%) DNS
6 4 (0.79%) SSL
7 3 (0.59%) DHCP
8 2 (0.39%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.39%) Firewall
8 2 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.39%) WPA2
9 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.20%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (13.61%) Big Data
2 60 (11.83%) MySQL
3 46 (9.07%) SQL Server
4 44 (8.68%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 35 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 24 (4.73%) NoSQL
8 19 (3.75%) RDBMS
9 16 (3.16%) MongoDB
10 13 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.56%) Oracle Database
11 11 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
11 11 (2.17%) SAP HANA
12 9 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.58%) DB2
14 7 (1.38%) SAP Data Services
15 6 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (1.18%) Hazelcast
15 6 (1.18%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 43 (8.48%) Jenkins
2 36 (7.10%) Subversion
3 35 (6.90%) Maven
4 34 (6.71%) JUnit
5 31 (6.11%) Eclipse
6 30 (5.92%) Git (software)
7 24 (4.73%) GitLab
8 23 (4.54%) Ant
9 17 (3.35%) Selenium
10 11 (2.17%) JIRA
11 9 (1.78%) Cucumber
11 9 (1.78%) Vagrant
12 8 (1.58%) Gradle
13 7 (1.38%) Jasmine
13 7 (1.38%) Mocha
14 6 (1.18%) Bitbucket
14 6 (1.18%) Gatling
14 6 (1.18%) JMeter
14 6 (1.18%) SpecFlow
15 5 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
General
1 56 (11.05%) Finance
2 33 (6.51%) Marketing
3 18 (3.55%) Banking
4 12 (2.37%) Law
5 9 (1.78%) Electronics
6 6 (1.18%) Advertising
6 6 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.79%) Retail
8 3 (0.59%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.59%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Automotive
9 1 (0.20%) Front Office
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 348 (68.64%) Developer
2 291 (57.40%) Java Developer
3 125 (24.65%) Senior Developer
4 121 (23.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 78 (15.38%) Architect
6 58 (11.44%) J2EE Developer
6 58 (11.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 42 (8.28%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 42 (8.28%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 34 (6.71%) Software Engineer
9 32 (6.31%) Java Engineer
10 31 (6.11%) Java Architect
11 28 (5.52%) Junior
12 27 (5.33%) Junior Developer
12 27 (5.33%) Lead Developer
12 27 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
13 25 (4.93%) Junior Java Developer
14 24 (4.73%) J2EE Architect
14 24 (4.73%) Java/J2EE Architect
15 22 (4.34%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (48.92%) Spring
2 156 (30.77%) HTML
3 143 (28.21%) CSS
4 136 (26.82%) Web Services
5 132 (26.04%) Hibernate
6 97 (19.13%) XML
7 82 (16.17%) REST
8 72 (14.20%) JMS
9 61 (12.03%) AngularJS
10 58 (11.44%) RESTful
10 58 (11.44%) Struts
11 57 (11.24%) JSP
12 55 (10.85%) DHTML
13 49 (9.66%) JDBC
13 49 (9.66%) jQuery
14 45 (8.88%) Spring Boot
15 41 (8.09%) SOAP
16 40 (7.89%) J2SE
17 38 (7.50%) JSON
18 36 (7.10%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.65%) Computer Science
2 50 (9.86%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (4.34%) Data Centre
5 20 (3.94%) Mobile App
6 18 (3.55%) User Experience
7 17 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.96%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.17%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (1.18%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.99%) Fintech
12 5 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
13 4 (0.79%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.59%) Augmented Reality
14 3 (0.59%) Clustering
15 2 (0.39%) Derivative
15 2 (0.39%) iPad
15 2 (0.39%) iPhone
15 2 (0.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 62 (12.23%) Linux
2 31 (6.11%) Unix
3 25 (4.93%) Windows
4 14 (2.76%) Android
5 12 (2.37%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.78%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.99%) Solaris
8 1 (0.20%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (20.71%) Software Engineering
3 91 (17.95%) TDD
4 83 (16.37%) Open Source
5 76 (14.99%) OO
6 74 (14.60%) Scrum
7 70 (13.81%) Microservices
8 61 (12.03%) E-Commerce
9 60 (11.83%) SOA
10 54 (10.65%) Continuous Integration
11 51 (10.06%) SDLC
12 47 (9.27%) Unit Testing
13 46 (9.07%) DevOps
14 44 (8.68%) MVC
15 42 (8.28%) Use Case
16 40 (7.89%) OOA/OOD
17 39 (7.69%) ERP
18 35 (6.90%) Kanban
19 33 (6.51%) CRM
19 33 (6.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 489 (96.45%) Java
2 184 (36.29%) SQL
3 176 (34.71%) JavaScript
4 73 (14.40%) Python
5 49 (9.66%) Java 8
6 42 (8.28%) Go
7 41 (8.09%) C++
8 40 (7.89%) PHP
9 33 (6.51%) Bash Shell
10 16 (3.16%) PL/SQL
11 15 (2.96%) Apex Code
12 14 (2.76%) SOQL
12 14 (2.76%) SOSL
13 13 (2.56%) Groovy
14 12 (2.37%) ABAP
15 11 (2.17%) Ruby
16 9 (1.78%) XPath
17 6 (1.18%) C
17 6 (1.18%) C#
17 6 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 74 (14.60%) Degree
2 41 (8.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (3.55%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (0.79%) MBA
4 4 (0.79%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.39%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.78%) QA
2 6 (1.18%) PA-DSS
2 6 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.99%) SLA
4 3 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 95 (18.74%) Docker
2 24 (4.73%) vSphere
3 12 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (1.78%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 48 (9.47%) Ansible
2 38 (7.50%) Kubernetes
3 36 (7.10%) Puppet
4 24 (4.73%) logstash
4 24 (4.73%) Rancher
5 13 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.58%) CA Wily
7 6 (1.18%) Terraform
8 5 (0.99%) OpenView
9 4 (0.79%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.59%) SCOM
10 3 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.39%) Salt
12 1 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 109 (21.50%) Oracle
2 50 (9.86%) SAP
3 28 (5.52%) VMware
4 24 (4.73%) SaltStack
5 22 (4.34%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (3.35%) hybris
7 14 (2.76%) Pardot
8 11 (2.17%) Sun
9 9 (1.78%) IBM
10 8 (1.58%) Talend
11 7 (1.38%) Dynatrace
11 7 (1.38%) Remedy
12 6 (1.18%) Birst
12 6 (1.18%) Microsoft
12 6 (1.18%) MuleSoft
12 6 (1.18%) Splunk
12 6 (1.18%) Unisys
13 5 (0.99%) CA
13 5 (0.99%) Cognizant
13 5 (0.99%) ServiceNow