Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 397 326 359
Rank change year-on-year -71 +33 -36
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 138 257 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.84% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.13% 2.00% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 116 209 204
South East median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -1.87% +7.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £84,200 £82,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Java EE 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 12,196 12,864 13,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.38% 42.07% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10,535 11,179 12,016
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in the South East

Java EE
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE in the South East.

Salary trend for Java EE in the South East

Java EE
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Java EE in the South East

Java EE
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 Java EE within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 November 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 -48 45 £58,000 +0.87% 9
Surrey -16 30 £52,500 +10.53% 3
West Sussex +24 26 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Berkshire -26 20 £65,000 +8.33% 4
East Sussex -2 18 £45,000 - 2
Hampshire -24 16 £57,500 -28.13% 2
Oxfordshire 0 14 £59,750 +3.91% 1
Buckinghamshire -18 11 £48,750 -2.50% 4
Kent +22 2 £44,250 +4.12%
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 133 (96.38%) Java
2 90 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (62.32%) Spring
4 68 (49.28%) Web Services
5 62 (44.93%) JavaScript
6 61 (44.20%) TDD
7 51 (36.96%) Linux
8 49 (35.51%) HTML
9 45 (32.61%) SQL
10 44 (31.88%) Oracle
10 44 (31.88%) J2EE
10 44 (31.88%) REST
11 38 (27.54%) Maven
12 35 (25.36%) Software Engineering
13 34 (24.64%) Java 8
14 32 (23.19%) Finance
15 31 (22.46%) Test Automation
15 31 (22.46%) RESTful
16 30 (21.74%) Git (software)
16 30 (21.74%) BDD
16 30 (21.74%) Hibernate
17 28 (20.29%) Scrum
17 28 (20.29%) JUnit
17 28 (20.29%) Microservices
18 27 (19.57%) Spring Boot
18 27 (19.57%) Degree
19 25 (18.12%) JBoss
20 24 (17.39%) Windows
20 24 (17.39%) SOA
20 24 (17.39%) Docker

Java EE
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 25 (18.12%) JBoss
2 21 (15.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (15.22%) WildFly
3 13 (9.42%) WebLogic
4 12 (8.70%) WebSphere
5 11 (7.97%) Tomcat
6 9 (6.52%) Confluence
7 6 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (3.62%) Apache
8 5 (3.62%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.17%) GlassFish
9 3 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.45%) GeoServer
10 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.45%) MS Project Server
10 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.45%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Abaqus
1 1 (0.72%) Acrobat
1 1 (0.72%) Mathcad
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.72%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.72%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.70%) SaaS
3 4 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.90%) Slack
4 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.17%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (1.45%) Apigee
5 2 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.72%) GitHub
6 1 (0.72%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.72%) Serverless
6 1 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.42%) Internet
2 4 (2.90%) WebEx
3 3 (2.17%) ATM
4 2 (1.45%) Skype
5 1 (0.72%) AMQP
5 1 (0.72%) Broadband
5 1 (0.72%) Firewall
5 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.77%) Relational Database
2 17 (12.32%) MySQL
3 15 (10.87%) Oracle Database
4 13 (9.42%) RDBMS
5 12 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (8.70%) SQL Server
6 11 (7.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.62%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.90%) GIS
9 3 (2.17%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.45%) Big Data
10 2 (1.45%) DB2
10 2 (1.45%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.72%) Endeca
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (27.54%) Maven
2 30 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 28 (20.29%) JUnit
4 24 (17.39%) Jenkins
5 20 (14.49%) Cucumber
6 19 (13.77%) SoapUI
7 15 (10.87%) Subversion
8 13 (9.42%) Selenium
9 12 (8.70%) Eclipse
10 11 (7.97%) IntelliJ
10 11 (7.97%) JMeter
11 10 (7.25%) JIRA
11 10 (7.25%) jMock
12 9 (6.52%) TestNG
12 9 (6.52%) WebDriver
13 8 (5.80%) Gradle
13 8 (5.80%) Mockito
14 7 (5.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (4.35%) Bitbucket
15 6 (4.35%) SonarQube
General
1 32 (23.19%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Banking
3 4 (2.90%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.17%) French Language
4 3 (2.17%) German Language
4 3 (2.17%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.17%) Mandarin Language
4 3 (2.17%) Retail
4 3 (2.17%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (63.77%) Developer
2 82 (59.42%) Java Developer
3 36 (26.09%) Senior Developer
4 35 (25.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (12.32%) Java Engineer
6 13 (9.42%) Lead Developer
6 13 (9.42%) Software Engineer
7 12 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
8 9 (6.52%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (5.80%) Architect
9 8 (5.80%) Junior
9 8 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Agile Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Agile Java Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Developer in Test
10 7 (5.07%) Java Software Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Java Developer in Test
11 6 (4.35%) Junior Developer
11 6 (4.35%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (62.32%) Spring
2 68 (49.28%) Web Services
3 49 (35.51%) HTML
4 44 (31.88%) J2EE
4 44 (31.88%) REST
5 31 (22.46%) RESTful
6 30 (21.74%) Hibernate
7 27 (19.57%) Spring Boot
8 22 (15.94%) CSS
8 22 (15.94%) XML
9 20 (14.49%) HTML5
10 19 (13.77%) JSON
11 18 (13.04%) AngularJS
11 18 (13.04%) JMS
12 16 (11.59%) Middleware
13 14 (10.14%) jQuery
14 13 (9.42%) Ajax
14 13 (9.42%) SOAP
15 12 (8.70%) EJB
15 12 (8.70%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.32%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.97%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (7.25%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (6.52%) Fintech
5 6 (4.35%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.45%) Linked Data
7 2 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.45%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.72%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.72%) Replication
8 1 (0.72%) RIA
8 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (36.96%) Linux
2 24 (17.39%) Windows
3 21 (15.22%) Unix
4 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.72%) Android
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (44.20%) TDD
3 35 (25.36%) Software Engineering
4 31 (22.46%) Test Automation
5 30 (21.74%) BDD
6 28 (20.29%) Microservices
6 28 (20.29%) Scrum
7 24 (17.39%) SOA
8 21 (15.22%) Unit Testing
9 15 (10.87%) Integration Testing
9 15 (10.87%) OO
9 15 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (8.70%) Web Development
11 11 (7.97%) Software Delivery
12 10 (7.25%) DevOps
12 10 (7.25%) Multithreaded Programming
12 10 (7.25%) Multithreading
13 9 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (6.52%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 133 (96.38%) Java
2 62 (44.93%) JavaScript
3 45 (32.61%) SQL
4 34 (24.64%) Java 8
5 13 (9.42%) Groovy
6 12 (8.70%) Python
7 10 (7.25%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.35%) C#
9 4 (2.90%) C
9 4 (2.90%) C++
9 4 (2.90%) PHP
10 3 (2.17%) JCL
10 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.45%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.45%) Scala
11 2 (1.45%) XPath
12 1 (0.72%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.72%) ES6
12 1 (0.72%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 27 (19.57%) Degree
2 12 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (7.25%) ISEB
3 10 (7.25%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.07%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.62%) Master's Degree
5 5 (3.62%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.45%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (1.45%) CITP
6 2 (1.45%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) QA
2 5 (3.62%) PSD2
3 1 (0.72%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (17.39%) Docker
2 6 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.62%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (9.42%) Ansible
2 11 (7.97%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.62%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.90%) Terraform
5 3 (2.17%) Puppet
6 2 (1.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.72%) vRealize
7 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (31.88%) Oracle
2 7 (5.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.35%) Remedy
3 6 (4.35%) VMware
4 5 (3.62%) Splunk
5 3 (2.17%) IBM
5 3 (2.17%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.45%) Adobe
6 2 (1.45%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.45%) Google
6 2 (1.45%) hybris
6 2 (1.45%) Sybase
7 1 (0.72%) Aastra
7 1 (0.72%) Demandware
7 1 (0.72%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.72%) Marketo
7 1 (0.72%) Moogsoft
7 1 (0.72%) New Relic
7 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.72%) Talend