Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 164 180
Rank change year-on-year -19 +16 -56
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 560 607 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.77% 2.02% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% 5.12% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 446 517 748
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,125 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 13,940 11,863 15,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.03% 39.54% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12,225 10,296 13,408
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -9 251 £52,500 -4.55% 18
Hampshire -44 125 £60,000 +11.63% 11
Surrey +16 112 £52,500 -19.23% 6
Berkshire +24 96 £48,750 -7.14% 9
Buckinghamshire -25 85 £49,250 +3.68% 6
Oxfordshire +6 70 £53,500 -14.40% 3
East Sussex -7 43 £45,000 - 3
West Sussex -2 28 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Kent -1 2 £50,500 +12.22% 4
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 549 (98.04%) Java
2 297 (53.04%) Spring
3 216 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
4 186 (33.21%) JavaScript
5 167 (29.82%) SQL
6 162 (28.93%) HTML
7 159 (28.39%) Web Services
8 149 (26.61%) Hibernate
9 138 (24.64%) CSS
10 136 (24.29%) XML
11 128 (22.86%) Software Engineering
12 124 (22.14%) Oracle
13 110 (19.64%) OO
14 106 (18.93%) Degree
15 103 (18.39%) TDD
16 97 (17.32%) Linux
17 95 (16.96%) REST
18 94 (16.79%) Unix
19 90 (16.07%) Computer Science
20 80 (14.29%) AngularJS
21 79 (14.11%) E-Commerce
22 72 (12.86%) JMS
22 72 (12.86%) Big Data
23 71 (12.68%) Unit Testing
24 70 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
25 69 (12.32%) Scrum
26 68 (12.14%) Struts
26 68 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
27 67 (11.96%) Microservices
28 65 (11.61%) C++

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 65 (11.61%) WebLogic
2 53 (9.46%) Tomcat
3 38 (6.79%) Apache
4 28 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 27 (4.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 25 (4.46%) JBoss
7 18 (3.21%) WebSphere Application Server
8 16 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (2.86%) nginx
9 15 (2.68%) Apache Solr
10 14 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (2.32%) Apache Spark
12 11 (1.96%) CloudStack
13 10 (1.79%) SAS
14 9 (1.61%) Apache ServiceMix
14 9 (1.61%) CMS
14 9 (1.61%) Drupal
15 8 (1.43%) Confluence
15 8 (1.43%) JCAPS
15 8 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 23 (4.11%) SAP Hybris
2 21 (3.75%) SAP ERP
3 8 (1.43%) Infor M3
4 6 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 68 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.68%) Force.com
2 15 (2.68%) PaaS
2 15 (2.68%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 13 (2.32%) SaaS
4 10 (1.79%) GitHub
5 8 (1.43%) IaaS
6 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (1.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.71%) Sage Pay
9 3 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.36%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.79%) HTTP
2 25 (4.46%) Internet
3 21 (3.75%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.61%) DNS
4 9 (1.61%) PuTTY
5 8 (1.43%) DHCP
5 8 (1.43%) SSH
6 6 (1.07%) Firewall
7 5 (0.89%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.54%) Bluetooth
8 3 (0.54%) SSL
8 3 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.54%) WPA2
9 2 (0.36%) AMQP
9 2 (0.36%) PPP
9 2 (0.36%) SAN
10 1 (0.18%) Intranet
10 1 (0.18%) SMS
10 1 (0.18%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (12.86%) Big Data
2 56 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 54 (9.64%) Relational Database
4 53 (9.46%) MySQL
5 44 (7.86%) Hadoop
6 35 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (6.25%) RDBMS
7 29 (5.18%) Oracle Database
8 28 (5.00%) NoSQL
9 26 (4.64%) MongoDB
10 24 (4.29%) DB2
11 18 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (0.89%) DB2 UDB
14 5 (0.89%) Informix
15 4 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (0.71%) GIS
Development Applications
1 63 (11.25%) Subversion
2 59 (10.54%) Git (software)
2 59 (10.54%) Jenkins
3 44 (7.86%) Maven
4 41 (7.32%) Eclipse
5 40 (7.14%) JUnit
6 31 (5.54%) Ant
7 26 (4.64%) JIRA
8 19 (3.39%) Selenium
9 11 (1.96%) GitLab
9 11 (1.96%) SoapUI
10 10 (1.79%) Vagrant
11 9 (1.61%) Gradle
12 8 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (1.25%) Jasmine
13 7 (1.25%) Mocha
14 6 (1.07%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.07%) Toad
15 5 (0.89%) SonarQube
16 4 (0.71%) Bitbucket
General
1 49 (8.75%) Finance
2 21 (3.75%) Marketing
3 18 (3.21%) Banking
3 18 (3.21%) Retail
4 13 (2.32%) Law
4 13 (2.32%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.61%) Billing
6 6 (1.07%) Publishing
7 5 (0.89%) Investment Banking
7 5 (0.89%) Wholesale Banking
8 4 (0.71%) Automotive
8 4 (0.71%) French Language
8 4 (0.71%) Front Office
8 4 (0.71%) German Language
9 3 (0.54%) Advertising
9 3 (0.54%) Electronics
9 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 401 (71.61%) Developer
2 360 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 125 (22.32%) Senior Developer
4 120 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 63 (11.25%) Architect
6 52 (9.29%) J2EE Developer
6 52 (9.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 39 (6.96%) Lead Developer
8 37 (6.61%) JavaScript Developer
9 34 (6.07%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 34 (6.07%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 33 (5.89%) Software Engineer
11 32 (5.71%) Java Engineer
11 32 (5.71%) Lead Java Developer
12 31 (5.54%) Junior
12 31 (5.54%) Junior Developer
12 31 (5.54%) Solutions Architect
13 29 (5.18%) Junior Java Developer
14 27 (4.82%) Analyst
14 27 (4.82%) Hybris Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (53.04%) Spring
2 162 (28.93%) HTML
3 159 (28.39%) Web Services
4 149 (26.61%) Hibernate
5 138 (24.64%) CSS
6 136 (24.29%) XML
7 95 (16.96%) REST
8 80 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 72 (12.86%) JMS
10 68 (12.14%) Struts
11 63 (11.25%) SOAP
12 59 (10.54%) DHTML
13 57 (10.18%) JDBC
14 54 (9.64%) JSON
15 53 (9.46%) EJB
15 53 (9.46%) JSP
16 47 (8.39%) jQuery
17 46 (8.21%) Java EE
18 42 (7.50%) Middleware
18 42 (7.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 90 (16.07%) Computer Science
2 70 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (4.11%) User Experience
4 21 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (3.21%) Data Centre
6 16 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.32%) Linux Command Line
8 11 (1.96%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.61%) Clustering
9 9 (1.61%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.43%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.25%) Fintech
12 6 (1.07%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.71%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.54%) iPhone
14 3 (0.54%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.36%) Augmented Reality
15 2 (0.36%) iPad
15 2 (0.36%) Mainframe
16 1 (0.18%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 97 (17.32%) Linux
2 94 (16.79%) Unix
3 42 (7.50%) Windows
4 22 (3.93%) Mac OS
5 11 (1.96%) Android
6 9 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.07%) zOS
8 5 (0.89%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (22.86%) Software Engineering
3 110 (19.64%) OO
4 103 (18.39%) TDD
5 79 (14.11%) E-Commerce
6 71 (12.68%) Unit Testing
7 69 (12.32%) Scrum
8 67 (11.96%) Microservices
9 64 (11.43%) SOA
10 58 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (10.36%) MVC
11 57 (10.18%) DevOps
12 55 (9.82%) Open Source
13 53 (9.46%) OOA/OOD
14 45 (8.04%) Use Case
15 41 (7.32%) Kanban
16 40 (7.14%) SDLC
17 39 (6.96%) Continuous Delivery
17 39 (6.96%) Software Architecture
18 35 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 549 (98.04%) Java
2 186 (33.21%) JavaScript
3 167 (29.82%) SQL
4 65 (11.61%) C++
5 44 (7.86%) Python
6 28 (5.00%) Java 8
6 28 (5.00%) PHP
7 25 (4.46%) PL/SQL
8 18 (3.21%) Bash Shell
8 18 (3.21%) Perl
9 16 (2.86%) Apex Code
9 16 (2.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 15 (2.68%) SOQL
10 15 (2.68%) SOSL
11 14 (2.50%) Ruby
12 11 (1.96%) Go
12 11 (1.96%) Groovy
12 11 (1.96%) XPath
13 10 (1.79%) C#
13 10 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 106 (18.93%) Degree
2 59 (10.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.71%) MBA
5 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.93%) QA
2 5 (0.89%) PA-DSS
2 5 (0.89%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.71%) SLA
4 2 (0.36%) GDPR
4 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.36%) PSD2
4 2 (0.36%) Solvency II
System Software
1 64 (11.43%) Docker
2 17 (3.04%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.96%) vSphere
4 4 (0.71%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (6.07%) Ansible
2 33 (5.89%) Puppet
3 25 (4.46%) Kubernetes
4 14 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.14%) logstash
6 11 (1.96%) Rancher
7 9 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (1.07%) CA Wily
9 6 (1.07%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.89%) OpenView
10 5 (0.89%) Terraform
11 4 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.54%) SCOM
13 2 (0.36%) Kibana
13 2 (0.36%) Packer
13 2 (0.36%) Salt
14 1 (0.18%) Grafana
14 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
14 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 124 (22.14%) Oracle
2 32 (5.71%) SAP
3 29 (5.18%) hybris
4 24 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (3.57%) Dynatrace
6 19 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 19 (3.39%) VMware
7 15 (2.68%) IBM
7 15 (2.68%) Pardot
8 14 (2.50%) Remedy
9 13 (2.32%) Splunk
10 11 (1.96%) SaltStack
11 9 (1.61%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.61%) TIBCO
12 8 (1.43%) Talend
13 7 (1.25%) MuleSoft
13 7 (1.25%) Virgin Media
14 5 (0.89%) AppDynamics
14 5 (0.89%) Cognizant
14 5 (0.89%) ServiceNow