Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 336 352
Rank change year-on-year +41 +16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 281 214 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.93% 0.74% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.09% 1.85% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 227 199 254
South East median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 13,452 11,581 14,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.30% 39.87% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11,798 10,001 13,153
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £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%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +85 102 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Thames Valley -80 85 £65,000 +8.33% 13
Berkshire -22 52 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Hampshire -2 45 £56,250 +18.42% 2
East Sussex +11 38 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -16 25 £60,000 +26.32% 6
West Sussex +20 11 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Oxfordshire -58 8 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Sussex -23 1 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 275 (97.86%) Java
2 162 (57.65%) Spring
3 160 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (56.94%) SQL
4 152 (54.09%) Web Services
5 107 (38.08%) AngularJS
6 98 (34.88%) Linux
7 93 (33.10%) Software Engineering
8 90 (32.03%) JavaScript
9 80 (28.47%) RESTful
10 79 (28.11%) JBoss
10 79 (28.11%) TDD
11 74 (26.33%) React
12 73 (25.98%) REST
12 73 (25.98%) Oracle
13 72 (25.62%) HTML
14 71 (25.27%) MVC
15 68 (24.20%) Degree
16 62 (22.06%) OO
17 58 (20.64%) Hibernate
18 54 (19.22%) Maven
19 52 (18.51%) Selenium
20 51 (18.15%) Scrum
21 50 (17.79%) SOAP
22 48 (17.08%) SOA
23 47 (16.73%) OOD
23 47 (16.73%) CSS
24 46 (16.37%) JMS
25 45 (16.01%) J2EE
26 44 (15.66%) XML

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 79 (28.11%) JBoss
2 38 (13.52%) Tomcat
3 34 (12.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 22 (7.83%) WebLogic
4 22 (7.83%) WildFly
5 15 (5.34%) WebSphere
6 11 (3.91%) Apache
6 11 (3.91%) Oracle Service Bus
7 8 (2.85%) Drupal
7 8 (2.85%) SAS
8 7 (2.49%) Confluence
9 5 (1.78%) GeoServer
10 4 (1.42%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.42%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.07%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.71%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.71%) nginx
13 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.12%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.41%) SaaS
3 14 (4.98%) GitHub
4 10 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (2.49%) OpenShift
7 4 (1.42%) BrowserStack
8 3 (1.07%) Firebase
8 3 (1.07%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.71%) IaaS
9 2 (0.71%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.36%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.98%) HTTP
2 11 (3.91%) FTP
2 11 (3.91%) Internet
3 8 (2.85%) Network Security
4 6 (2.14%) SNMP
5 3 (1.07%) VoIP
6 1 (0.36%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.36%) SSH
6 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.36%) WPA
6 1 (0.36%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.96%) NoSQL
3 25 (8.90%) MySQL
4 22 (7.83%) MongoDB
5 20 (7.12%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.34%) Oracle Database
7 13 (4.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (4.27%) RDBMS
9 11 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.78%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.78%) Geospatial Data
10 5 (1.78%) GIS
10 5 (1.78%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.42%) HBase
11 4 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.42%) Power BI
11 4 (1.42%) QlikView
11 4 (1.42%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 54 (19.22%) Maven
2 52 (18.51%) Selenium
3 41 (14.59%) Git (software)
3 41 (14.59%) Jenkins
3 41 (14.59%) Subversion
4 32 (11.39%) JUnit
5 31 (11.03%) Eclipse
6 22 (7.83%) IntelliJ
7 19 (6.76%) JIRA
8 12 (4.27%) Mockito
9 11 (3.91%) Arquillian
9 11 (3.91%) NetBeans
10 9 (3.20%) Gradle
11 8 (2.85%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (2.14%) Ant
13 5 (1.78%) Gerrit
13 5 (1.78%) Mercurial
14 4 (1.42%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (1.42%) Vagrant
General
1 41 (14.59%) Finance
2 13 (4.63%) Advertising
3 10 (3.56%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.49%) Billing
5 6 (2.14%) Banking
5 6 (2.14%) Retail
6 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.36%) Electronics
7 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 219 (77.94%) Developer
2 198 (70.46%) Java Developer
3 69 (24.56%) Senior Developer
4 65 (23.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (10.32%) Java Engineer
6 27 (9.61%) Software Engineer
7 22 (7.83%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (5.69%) Software Developer
9 15 (5.34%) Senior Java Engineer
10 13 (4.63%) Java Software Developer
11 12 (4.27%) Consultant
11 12 (4.27%) Integration Engineer
12 11 (3.91%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 11 (3.91%) Senior Software Engineer
12 11 (3.91%) Support Engineer
12 11 (3.91%) Technical Engineer
12 11 (3.91%) Technical Support
12 11 (3.91%) Technical Support Engineer
13 8 (2.85%) Junior
14 7 (2.49%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (57.65%) Spring
2 152 (54.09%) Web Services
3 107 (38.08%) AngularJS
4 80 (28.47%) RESTful
5 74 (26.33%) React
6 73 (25.98%) REST
7 72 (25.62%) HTML
8 58 (20.64%) Hibernate
9 50 (17.79%) SOAP
10 47 (16.73%) CSS
11 46 (16.37%) JMS
12 45 (16.01%) J2EE
13 44 (15.66%) XML
14 42 (14.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 34 (12.10%) Middleware
16 28 (9.96%) .NET
17 24 (8.54%) HTML5
17 24 (8.54%) jQuery
18 23 (8.19%) JSF
19 22 (7.83%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.95%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.54%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (1.78%) Algorithms
4 5 (1.78%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.78%) Fintech
4 5 (1.78%) User Experience
5 4 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (1.42%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.42%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.07%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.07%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.71%) Robotics
8 1 (0.36%) iPhone
8 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 98 (34.88%) Linux
2 30 (10.68%) Unix
3 27 (9.61%) Windows
4 15 (5.34%) Ubuntu
5 12 (4.27%) Android
6 7 (2.49%) Debian
7 4 (1.42%) Solaris
8 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (33.10%) Software Engineering
3 79 (28.11%) TDD
4 71 (25.27%) MVC
5 62 (22.06%) OO
6 51 (18.15%) Scrum
7 48 (17.08%) SOA
8 47 (16.73%) OOD
9 32 (11.39%) BDD
9 32 (11.39%) Mentoring
9 32 (11.39%) Test Automation
10 31 (11.03%) Unit Testing
11 29 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (8.19%) Microservices
13 22 (7.83%) DevOps
14 19 (6.76%) Web Development
15 17 (6.05%) OOP
16 16 (5.69%) High Availability
16 16 (5.69%) Open Source
16 16 (5.69%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 275 (97.86%) Java
2 160 (56.94%) SQL
3 90 (32.03%) JavaScript
4 39 (13.88%) Java 8
5 37 (13.17%) C++
6 33 (11.74%) C
7 29 (10.32%) C#
8 24 (8.54%) ActionScript
9 19 (6.76%) PHP
10 16 (5.69%) T-SQL
11 12 (4.27%) PL/SQL
12 9 (3.20%) Python
13 8 (2.85%) XPath
14 5 (1.78%) Groovy
15 4 (1.42%) Scala
15 4 (1.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 3 (1.07%) XQuery
17 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.71%) ES6
18 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (24.20%) Degree
2 32 (11.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.27%) Oracle Certification
4 11 (3.91%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.85%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.42%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.71%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.71%) CITP
7 2 (0.71%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.71%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.14%) QA
2 3 (1.07%) PA-DSS
2 3 (1.07%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (6.76%) Docker
2 4 (1.42%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.42%) HDFS
2 4 (1.42%) VirtualBox
2 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (5.34%) Ansible
2 5 (1.78%) Oozie
3 4 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.42%) Puppet
4 3 (1.07%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.71%) Galera Cluster
5 2 (0.71%) OpenNebula
6 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 73 (25.98%) Oracle
2 21 (7.47%) IBM
3 18 (6.41%) TIBCO
4 12 (4.27%) Sun
5 11 (3.91%) BEA
6 9 (3.20%) Talend
7 6 (2.14%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.78%) Google
9 4 (1.42%) Kofax
9 4 (1.42%) Perforce
9 4 (1.42%) Tableau
9 4 (1.42%) VMware
10 2 (0.71%) Capita
10 2 (0.71%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.71%) Sybase
11 1 (0.36%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.36%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.36%) hybris
11 1 (0.36%) webMethods