Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 366 329 369
Rank change year-on-year -37 +40 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 173 239 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.81% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 1.97% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 151 221 221
South East median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +2.80% +1.90%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £84,000 £68,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +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 12,965 12,111 14,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.83% 41.30% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11,250 10,502 12,950
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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
Surrey +42 57 £40,000 -23.81% 3
Thames Valley -80 45 £60,000 - 6
East Sussex +7 33 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Berkshire -33 21 £61,250 +2.08% 4
Hampshire -28 18 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Sussex +33 17 £41,500 +0.61% 4
Buckinghamshire -35 13 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Oxfordshire -23 11 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Kent +4 2 £44,250 -1.67%
Sussex -13 1 £50,000 -
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 171 (98.84%) Java
2 121 (69.94%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (61.27%) Spring
4 87 (50.29%) Web Services
5 86 (49.71%) SQL
6 70 (40.46%) JavaScript
7 69 (39.88%) Linux
8 67 (38.73%) TDD
9 59 (34.10%) HTML
10 53 (30.64%) AngularJS
11 51 (29.48%) Software Engineering
12 49 (28.32%) JBoss
13 48 (27.75%) REST
14 42 (24.28%) Oracle
15 40 (23.12%) Java 8
16 39 (22.54%) RESTful
17 37 (21.39%) React
18 34 (19.65%) Degree
18 34 (19.65%) Windows
18 34 (19.65%) Hibernate
18 34 (19.65%) MVC
19 33 (19.08%) Test Automation
20 32 (18.50%) Selenium
21 31 (17.92%) Maven
21 31 (17.92%) J2EE
22 29 (16.76%) HTML5
23 28 (16.18%) Git (software)
24 27 (15.61%) SOA
25 26 (15.03%) JUnit
25 26 (15.03%) Computer Science

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 49 (28.32%) JBoss
2 25 (14.45%) WildFly
3 19 (10.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (8.09%) Tomcat
5 13 (7.51%) WebLogic
6 12 (6.94%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.47%) Apache
8 5 (2.89%) Confluence
8 5 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.89%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (2.31%) Drupal
9 4 (2.31%) SAS
9 4 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.16%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.16%) MS Project Server
10 2 (1.16%) nginx
10 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Abaqus
1 1 (0.58%) Acrobat
1 1 (0.58%) Mathcad
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.58%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.58%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.20%) SaaS
3 6 (3.47%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.73%) Slack
6 2 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.16%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.58%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.58%) Firebase
7 1 (0.58%) GitHub
7 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.58%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.20%) Internet
2 4 (2.31%) FTP
2 4 (2.31%) HTTP
2 4 (2.31%) Network Security
3 3 (1.73%) ATM
3 3 (1.73%) VoIP
3 3 (1.73%) WebEx
4 2 (1.16%) Skype
5 1 (0.58%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.67%) NoSQL
2 14 (8.09%) MySQL
2 14 (8.09%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.62%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.05%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.89%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (2.89%) GIS
6 5 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.31%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.16%) Big Data
8 2 (1.16%) Redis
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.58%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (18.50%) Selenium
2 31 (17.92%) Maven
3 28 (16.18%) Git (software)
4 26 (15.03%) JUnit
5 17 (9.83%) Jenkins
5 17 (9.83%) Subversion
6 14 (8.09%) Mockito
7 11 (6.36%) Arquillian
7 11 (6.36%) Eclipse
7 11 (6.36%) JIRA
8 9 (5.20%) IntelliJ
9 7 (4.05%) Cucumber
9 7 (4.05%) Gradle
10 6 (3.47%) JMeter
10 6 (3.47%) jMock
10 6 (3.47%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.89%) Bitbucket
11 5 (2.89%) TestNG
11 5 (2.89%) WebDriver
12 4 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (12.72%) Finance
2 7 (4.05%) Advertising
3 6 (3.47%) Banking
4 5 (2.89%) Retail
5 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.73%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 130 (75.14%) Developer
2 121 (69.94%) Java Developer
3 57 (32.95%) Senior Developer
4 56 (32.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (11.56%) Java Engineer
6 13 (7.51%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (7.51%) Software Engineer
7 11 (6.36%) Junior
8 8 (4.62%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (4.62%) Senior Java Engineer
8 8 (4.62%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.05%) Junior Developer
9 7 (4.05%) Junior Java Developer
10 6 (3.47%) Architect
10 6 (3.47%) Technical Leader
11 5 (2.89%) Developer in Test
11 5 (2.89%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (2.89%) Java Developer in Test
11 5 (2.89%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 5 (2.89%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (61.27%) Spring
2 87 (50.29%) Web Services
3 59 (34.10%) HTML
4 53 (30.64%) AngularJS
5 48 (27.75%) REST
6 39 (22.54%) RESTful
7 37 (21.39%) React
8 34 (19.65%) Hibernate
9 31 (17.92%) J2EE
10 29 (16.76%) HTML5
11 25 (14.45%) Ajax
11 25 (14.45%) JMS
12 24 (13.87%) CSS
13 22 (12.72%) .NET
13 22 (12.72%) jQuery
14 19 (10.98%) SOAP
15 18 (10.40%) XML
16 16 (9.25%) Middleware
16 16 (9.25%) Spring Boot
16 16 (9.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.03%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.78%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.16%) Fintech
5 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.16%) Robotics
6 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.58%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.58%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.58%) RIA
6 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.58%) User Experience
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 69 (39.88%) Linux
2 34 (19.65%) Windows
3 14 (8.09%) Unix
4 6 (3.47%) Android
5 5 (2.89%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.16%) Solaris
7 1 (0.58%) Debian
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (69.94%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (38.73%) TDD
3 51 (29.48%) Software Engineering
4 34 (19.65%) MVC
5 33 (19.08%) Test Automation
6 27 (15.61%) SOA
7 25 (14.45%) OO
7 25 (14.45%) Scrum
8 21 (12.14%) Unit Testing
9 17 (9.83%) Mentoring
10 16 (9.25%) OOD
11 15 (8.67%) BDD
11 15 (8.67%) Microservices
12 12 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (6.94%) DevOps
12 12 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (5.78%) Configuration Management
13 10 (5.78%) Open Source
13 10 (5.78%) Web Development
14 8 (4.62%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 171 (98.84%) Java
2 86 (49.71%) SQL
3 70 (40.46%) JavaScript
4 40 (23.12%) Java 8
5 20 (11.56%) C
5 20 (11.56%) T-SQL
6 17 (9.83%) C#
7 16 (9.25%) C++
8 15 (8.67%) ActionScript
9 12 (6.94%) Groovy
10 10 (5.78%) PHP
11 6 (3.47%) Python
12 4 (2.31%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.16%) ES6
13 2 (1.16%) Scala
13 2 (1.16%) XPath
14 1 (0.58%) Java 9
14 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (19.65%) Degree
2 19 (10.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.47%) ISEB
3 6 (3.47%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.31%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.73%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (1.73%) CITP
5 3 (1.73%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) QA
2 3 (1.73%) PA-DSS
2 3 (1.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (8.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.62%) Ansible
2 7 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.47%) Puppet
4 3 (1.73%) Terraform
5 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 42 (24.28%) Oracle
2 8 (4.62%) IBM
3 6 (3.47%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.89%) Google
4 5 (2.89%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.31%) BEA
5 4 (2.31%) Talend
6 3 (1.73%) Remedy
6 3 (1.73%) Sybase
7 2 (1.16%) Adobe
7 2 (1.16%) hybris
7 2 (1.16%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.58%) Apigee
8 1 (0.58%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.58%) Demandware
8 1 (0.58%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.58%) HP
8 1 (0.58%) Marketo
8 1 (0.58%) Sage
8 1 (0.58%) Sophos