Period
to 21 May 2019

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 May 2019 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 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 254 177 172
Rank change year-on-year -77 -5 +23
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 306 542 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.18% 1.78% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.95% 4.04% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 275 431 479
South East median annual salary £56,600 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.81% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £33,500 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £72,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.69% +12.38% +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 10,390 13,409 11,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.91% 44.16% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8,829 11,760 9,996
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -

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 May 2019.

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 May 2019. 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 -24 127 £60,000 +14.29% 6
Berkshire +28 82 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Hampshire -35 71 £57,500 -4.17%
Surrey -21 56 £67,500 +28.57% 3
Buckinghamshire -20 43 £60,000 +14.29% 3
West Sussex -12 31 £42,500 -
East Sussex -24 14 £45,000 - 1
Kent +19 7 £30,000 -40.59%
Oxfordshire -26 2 £63,750 +19.16%
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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.

1 297 (97.06%) Java
2 158 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (48.69%) Spring
4 125 (40.85%) SQL
5 97 (31.70%) JavaScript
6 92 (30.07%) Hibernate
7 85 (27.78%) Software Engineering
8 81 (26.47%) Web Services
9 70 (22.88%) HTML
10 69 (22.55%) Oracle
11 66 (21.57%) CSS
11 66 (21.57%) Linux
12 64 (20.92%) C++
13 63 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
14 62 (20.26%) SOAP
14 62 (20.26%) XML
15 60 (19.61%) Maven
16 55 (17.97%) Tomcat
17 54 (17.65%) Struts
17 54 (17.65%) C
18 52 (16.99%) SQL Server
19 45 (14.71%) Unix
20 44 (14.38%) OO
21 43 (14.05%) Scrum
22 42 (13.73%) JSON
23 40 (13.07%) Degree
23 40 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
24 39 (12.75%) Machine Learning
24 39 (12.75%) Deep Learning
25 38 (12.42%) TensorFlow

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 55 (17.97%) Tomcat
2 27 (8.82%) JBoss
3 23 (7.52%) WebLogic
4 14 (4.58%) WebSphere
5 12 (3.92%) Apache
6 11 (3.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 11 (3.59%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (3.27%) Apache Solr
8 8 (2.61%) Confluence
8 8 (2.61%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.29%) Documentum
10 4 (1.31%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.65%) IIS
12 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.65%) WildFly
13 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.33%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.33%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 7 (2.29%) SAP CO
1 7 (2.29%) SAP FI
1 7 (2.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (2.29%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 40 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (7.19%) SaaS
4 7 (2.29%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (1.63%) PaaS
6 4 (1.31%) IaaS
7 3 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.98%) GitHub
7 3 (0.98%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.65%) Office 365
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.31%) DNS
2 3 (0.98%) Wireless
3 2 (0.65%) AMQP
3 2 (0.65%) Firewall
3 2 (0.65%) FTP
3 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
2 52 (16.99%) SQL Server
3 35 (11.44%) MySQL
4 34 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 26 (8.50%) NoSQL
6 24 (7.84%) MongoDB
7 17 (5.56%) RDBMS
8 13 (4.25%) DB2
9 12 (3.92%) Big Data
9 12 (3.92%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.94%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.29%) GIS
11 7 (2.29%) SAP BW
11 7 (2.29%) SAP Data Services
12 3 (0.98%) Redis
13 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.65%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.65%) PowerCenter
14 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (19.61%) Maven
2 37 (12.09%) Jenkins
3 26 (8.50%) JIRA
4 22 (7.19%) Git (software)
5 18 (5.88%) JUnit
6 15 (4.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (4.58%) Eclipse
8 11 (3.59%) JMeter
8 11 (3.59%) Selenium
8 11 (3.59%) Subversion
9 9 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (1.96%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.31%) Ant
12 4 (1.31%) TestNG
12 4 (1.31%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.98%) Arquillian
13 3 (0.98%) Mockito
14 2 (0.65%) Gradle
15 1 (0.33%) Toad
General
1 22 (7.19%) Finance
2 21 (6.86%) Retail
3 11 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.29%) Games
4 7 (2.29%) Law
5 5 (1.63%) Electronics
5 5 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.63%) Marketing
6 4 (1.31%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.31%) Local Government
6 4 (1.31%) Publishing
7 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 174 (56.86%) Developer
2 170 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 40 (13.07%) Senior Developer
4 38 (12.42%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 38 (12.42%) Senior Java Developer
4 38 (12.42%) Software Engineer
5 24 (7.84%) J2EE Developer
5 24 (7.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 22 (7.19%) Architect
7 16 (5.23%) Junior
7 16 (5.23%) Junior Developer
7 16 (5.23%) Junior Java Developer
7 16 (5.23%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 16 (5.23%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 16 (5.23%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (3.59%) Analyst
8 11 (3.59%) Support Engineer
8 11 (3.59%) Technical Analyst
9 10 (3.27%) Applications Developer
9 10 (3.27%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (48.69%) Spring
2 92 (30.07%) Hibernate
3 81 (26.47%) Web Services
4 70 (22.88%) HTML
5 66 (21.57%) CSS
6 62 (20.26%) SOAP
6 62 (20.26%) XML
7 54 (17.65%) Struts
8 42 (13.73%) JSON
9 38 (12.42%) Caffe
9 38 (12.42%) CNTK
9 38 (12.42%) Deeplearning4j
9 38 (12.42%) Keras
9 38 (12.42%) MXNet
9 38 (12.42%) TensorFlow
9 38 (12.42%) Torch
10 33 (10.78%) JSF
11 32 (10.46%) REST
11 32 (10.46%) Spring Boot
12 27 (8.82%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.50%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.61%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.29%) CMDB
5 7 (2.29%) User Experience
6 6 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
6 6 (1.96%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.63%) Digital Signage
7 5 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.31%) PKI
9 3 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.65%) Blog
10 2 (0.65%) Fintech
11 1 (0.33%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.33%) Animation
11 1 (0.33%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.33%) Replication
11 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (21.57%) Linux
2 45 (14.71%) Unix
3 38 (12.42%) Windows
4 14 (4.58%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.92%) Android
5 12 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 11 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.59%) Windows 10
6 11 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.31%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.65%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 44 (14.38%) OO
4 43 (14.05%) Scrum
5 39 (12.75%) Deep Learning
5 39 (12.75%) Machine Learning
6 34 (11.11%) Microservices
7 33 (10.78%) Computer Science
7 33 (10.78%) DevOps
8 32 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (10.46%) UML
9 31 (10.13%) Mentoring
10 29 (9.48%) E-Commerce
11 26 (8.50%) Web Development
12 24 (7.84%) OOA/OOD
13 23 (7.52%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (7.52%) Workflow
14 22 (7.19%) Test Automation
15 21 (6.86%) MVC
16 20 (6.54%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 297 (97.06%) Java
2 125 (40.85%) SQL
3 97 (31.70%) JavaScript
4 64 (20.92%) C++
5 54 (17.65%) C
6 38 (12.42%) Ada
6 38 (12.42%) Ada 95
7 30 (9.80%) Python
8 22 (7.19%) Java 8
9 20 (6.54%) Scala
10 19 (6.21%) Shell Script
11 16 (5.23%) PHP
12 12 (3.92%) Ruby
13 11 (3.59%) C#
14 10 (3.27%) VB
14 10 (3.27%) VB6
15 7 (2.29%) PL/SQL
15 7 (2.29%) VB.NET
15 7 (2.29%) VBScript
15 7 (2.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 40 (13.07%) Degree
2 25 (8.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (6.86%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.96%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.31%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) CCNA
7 2 (0.65%) CCNP
7 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.65%) HND
7 2 (0.65%) MCSE
7 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.52%) QA
2 4 (1.31%) SLA
3 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.96%) Docker
2 5 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (3.92%) Ansible
2 11 (3.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.94%) Puppet
4 7 (2.29%) Terraform
5 6 (1.96%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.96%) Salt
6 2 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.33%) FlexNet
7 1 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 69 (22.55%) Oracle
2 15 (4.90%) SAP
3 14 (4.58%) Red Hat
4 12 (3.92%) IBM
5 11 (3.59%) Informatica
5 11 (3.59%) Riverbed
6 8 (2.61%) Dynatrace
7 7 (2.29%) Autodesk
7 7 (2.29%) OpenText
7 7 (2.29%) VMware
7 7 (2.29%) webMethods
7 7 (2.29%) Workday
8 5 (1.63%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.98%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.98%) Remedy
9 3 (0.98%) Splunk
10 2 (0.65%) Citrix
10 2 (0.65%) NetApp
10 2 (0.65%) Sun