Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 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
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 355 289 434
Rank change year-on-year -66 +145 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 88 29 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 0.71% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 65
10th Percentile £50,000 £31,250 £45,500
25th Percentile £50,625 £53,750 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £63,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +2.36% +33.68%
75th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £78,250 £82,500 £82,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -8.33%

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 6,952 4,103 9,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.15% 45.44% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5,069 3,580 8,512
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Java EE as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java EE in the South East over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

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 4 December 2021. 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 -46 20 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Thames Valley -90 20 £60,000 -7.69%
Hampshire - 19 £80,000 - 1
Berkshire -61 17 £60,000 -11.11%
East Sussex - 16 £50,000 -
Kent - 14 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire -62 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 87 (98.86%) Java
2 76 (86.36%) Degree
3 69 (78.41%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (72.73%) JavaScript
5 61 (69.32%) Scrum
6 60 (68.18%) AngularJS
7 57 (64.77%) Linux
8 55 (62.50%) Computer Science
9 50 (56.82%) Finance
9 50 (56.82%) Jenkins
9 50 (56.82%) Microservices
10 46 (52.27%) Mathematics
11 45 (51.14%) REST
12 43 (48.86%) Spring
13 41 (46.59%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (46.59%) Shell Script
13 41 (46.59%) Unix
14 40 (45.45%) DevOps
15 39 (44.32%) Relational Database
16 38 (43.18%) AWS
17 37 (42.05%) Oracle
18 36 (40.91%) Red Hat
19 35 (39.77%) PostgreSQL
19 35 (39.77%) Python
19 35 (39.77%) Ansible
19 35 (39.77%) React
19 35 (39.77%) Self-Motivation
20 33 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
20 33 (37.50%) SQL
21 32 (36.36%) Multithreading

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 18 (20.45%) Apache
1 18 (20.45%) Apache Spark
2 13 (14.77%) JBoss
2 13 (14.77%) Tomcat
3 12 (13.64%) GemFire
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 38 (43.18%) AWS
2 23 (26.14%) Azure
2 23 (26.14%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (26.14%) OpenShift
2 23 (26.14%) Serverless
3 12 (13.64%) GitHub
4 9 (10.23%) Apigee
5 6 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (6.82%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (6.82%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (6.82%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (44.32%) Relational Database
2 35 (39.77%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (29.55%) NoSQL
4 18 (20.45%) HBase
4 18 (20.45%) MariaDB
5 17 (19.32%) Big Data
6 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
7 13 (14.77%) RDBMS
8 12 (13.64%) Redis
9 9 (10.23%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (6.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 50 (56.82%) Jenkins
2 29 (32.95%) Git (software)
3 22 (25.00%) Gradle
4 13 (14.77%) IntelliJ
4 13 (14.77%) JUnit
4 13 (14.77%) Mockito
5 12 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 12 (13.64%) Cypress.io
5 12 (13.64%) Eclipse
5 12 (13.64%) Protractor
5 12 (13.64%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (13.64%) Storybook
6 1 (1.14%) JIRA
6 1 (1.14%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (56.82%) Finance
2 26 (29.55%) Banking
3 23 (26.14%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (19.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 17 (19.32%) Law
5 3 (3.41%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.27%) Social Skills
7 1 (1.14%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 84 (95.45%) Developer
2 28 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 25 (28.41%) Applications Developer
4 23 (26.14%) Analyst
4 23 (26.14%) Analyst Developer
4 23 (26.14%) Pricing Analyst
4 23 (26.14%) Pricing Developer
5 19 (21.59%) Angular Developer
6 17 (19.32%) Lead Developer
6 17 (19.32%) Lead Software Developer
6 17 (19.32%) Software Developer
7 10 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (10.23%) AWS Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Java Applications Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Java Web Applications Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Java Web Developer
8 9 (10.23%) NoSQL Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Web Applications Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Web Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (68.18%) AngularJS
2 45 (51.14%) REST
3 43 (48.86%) Spring
4 35 (39.77%) React
5 23 (26.14%) Spring Boot
6 21 (23.86%) RESTful
7 18 (20.45%) JSON
7 18 (20.45%) Kafka
8 16 (18.18%) RxJS
8 16 (18.18%) Web Services
9 13 (14.77%) GWT
9 13 (14.77%) Hibernate
9 13 (14.77%) HTML
9 13 (14.77%) HTML5
9 13 (14.77%) POJO
9 13 (14.77%) Servlets
10 12 (13.64%) Express
10 12 (13.64%) LAPP Stack
10 12 (13.64%) Node.js
10 12 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (39.77%) Self-Motivation
2 23 (26.14%) Management Information System
2 23 (26.14%) User Experience
2 23 (26.14%) Virtual Team
3 18 (20.45%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 57 (64.77%) Linux
2 41 (46.59%) Unix
3 17 (19.32%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) Android
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (78.41%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (69.32%) Scrum
3 55 (62.50%) Computer Science
4 50 (56.82%) Microservices
5 46 (52.27%) Mathematics
6 41 (46.59%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (45.45%) DevOps
8 33 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 32 (36.36%) Multithreading
10 26 (29.55%) BDD
10 26 (29.55%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (29.55%) TDD
11 23 (26.14%) Data Modelling
11 23 (26.14%) Economics
11 23 (26.14%) Release Management
11 23 (26.14%) Risk Management
11 23 (26.14%) UX Design
12 20 (22.73%) Software Engineering
13 19 (21.59%) Decision-Making
14 18 (20.45%) Data Pipeline
Programming Languages
1 87 (98.86%) Java
2 64 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 41 (46.59%) Shell Script
4 35 (39.77%) Python
5 33 (37.50%) SQL
6 24 (27.27%) C#
7 23 (26.14%) C
7 23 (26.14%) C++
7 23 (26.14%) Perl
8 12 (13.64%) Groovy
9 11 (12.50%) TypeScript
10 10 (11.36%) Gremlin
Qualifications
1 76 (86.36%) Degree
2 16 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (14.77%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (13.64%) OCP
4 12 (13.64%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (6.82%) PhD
6 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (20.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 35 (39.77%) Ansible
2 18 (20.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (42.05%) Oracle
2 36 (40.91%) Red Hat
3 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.77%) Google
5 12 (13.64%) Okta
5 12 (13.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.14%) IBM