Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 363 294
Rank change year-on-year +86 -69 +60
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 326 212 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.04% 0.67% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.39% 1.74% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 263 157 362
South East median annual salary £51,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £69,688
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.79% +12.00% -

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 13,624 12,182 16,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.25% 38.68% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11,911 10,556 14,268
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -7 120 £59,000 +7.27% 17
Surrey +112 119 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Berkshire +7 74 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Hampshire +2 51 £65,000 -7.14% 10
Buckinghamshire +31 43 £55,000 +4.76% 6
East Sussex -3 24 £45,000 -43.75% 3
West Sussex +4 8 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Oxfordshire -63 6 £57,500 +7.48% 5
Middlesex +14 2 £42,500 -46.88%
Sussex - 2 - -
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 319 (97.85%) Java
2 192 (58.90%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (58.28%) Spring
4 187 (57.36%) SQL
5 154 (47.24%) Web Services
6 125 (38.34%) AngularJS
7 104 (31.90%) JavaScript
8 101 (30.98%) Linux
9 98 (30.06%) Software Engineering
10 93 (28.53%) RESTful
11 86 (26.38%) Oracle
12 85 (26.07%) Degree
13 84 (25.77%) MVC
13 84 (25.77%) React
14 83 (25.46%) REST
14 83 (25.46%) OO
15 80 (24.54%) HTML
16 78 (23.93%) JBoss
17 77 (23.62%) Scrum
18 72 (22.09%) Hibernate
19 71 (21.78%) TDD
20 70 (21.47%) OOD
21 68 (20.86%) Maven
22 67 (20.55%) CSS
23 61 (18.71%) SQL Server
24 60 (18.40%) SOAP
25 58 (17.79%) Jenkins
26 57 (17.48%) Unix
26 57 (17.48%) Selenium
26 57 (17.48%) Finance

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 78 (23.93%) JBoss
2 45 (13.80%) Tomcat
3 25 (7.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 20 (6.13%) WebLogic
5 18 (5.52%) Apache
6 17 (5.21%) Confluence
7 13 (3.99%) WebSphere
8 12 (3.68%) WildFly
9 11 (3.37%) Drupal
9 11 (3.37%) SAS
10 9 (2.76%) Apache Spark
11 7 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (1.84%) GeoServer
13 4 (1.23%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.23%) OpenStack
13 4 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.31%) IIS
14 1 (0.31%) Mule
14 1 (0.31%) nginx
14 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.61%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.74%) SaaS
2 21 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.21%) GitHub
4 12 (3.68%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.92%) BrowserStack
6 3 (0.92%) Firebase
6 3 (0.92%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.61%) IaaS
7 2 (0.61%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.31%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.68%) HTTP
2 9 (2.76%) SNMP
3 8 (2.45%) FTP
3 8 (2.45%) Internet
4 5 (1.53%) Network Security
5 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (0.61%) Firewall
5 2 (0.61%) LAN
5 2 (0.61%) NAS
5 2 (0.61%) SAN
5 2 (0.61%) WAN
6 1 (0.31%) DNS
6 1 (0.31%) SSH
6 1 (0.31%) SSL
6 1 (0.31%) VPN
6 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.31%) WPA
6 1 (0.31%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 40 (12.27%) NoSQL
3 34 (10.43%) MySQL
4 23 (7.06%) Relational Database
5 20 (6.13%) MongoDB
6 19 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (5.52%) Oracle Database
8 16 (4.91%) RDBMS
9 15 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (3.99%) Hadoop
11 11 (3.37%) Big Data
12 9 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.53%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.53%) MariaDB
15 4 (1.23%) HBase
15 4 (1.23%) JasperReports
15 4 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (1.23%) Power BI
15 4 (1.23%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 68 (20.86%) Maven
2 58 (17.79%) Jenkins
3 57 (17.48%) Selenium
4 51 (15.64%) Subversion
5 43 (13.19%) Git (software)
6 37 (11.35%) JUnit
7 34 (10.43%) Eclipse
8 33 (10.12%) JIRA
9 20 (6.13%) IntelliJ
10 14 (4.29%) Cucumber
10 14 (4.29%) GitLab
11 12 (3.68%) Mockito
12 11 (3.37%) Oracle Forms
13 10 (3.07%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (2.45%) Arquillian
14 8 (2.45%) NetBeans
15 6 (1.84%) Ant
15 6 (1.84%) Gradle
16 5 (1.53%) Gerrit
16 5 (1.53%) Mercurial
General
1 57 (17.48%) Finance
2 12 (3.68%) Banking
3 11 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.76%) Billing
5 8 (2.45%) Advertising
5 8 (2.45%) Retail
6 5 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.61%) Electronics
7 2 (0.61%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 243 (74.54%) Developer
2 224 (68.71%) Java Developer
3 56 (17.18%) Senior Developer
4 52 (15.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 39 (11.96%) Java Engineer
6 34 (10.43%) Software Developer
7 33 (10.12%) Java Software Developer
8 27 (8.28%) Senior Java Engineer
9 26 (7.98%) Software Engineer
10 22 (6.75%) Agile Developer
10 22 (6.75%) Agile Java Developer
11 20 (6.13%) Java Software Engineer
12 17 (5.21%) Scala Developer
13 14 (4.29%) Architect
13 14 (4.29%) Java Scala Developer
13 14 (4.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 14 (4.29%) Senior Software Engineer
14 13 (3.99%) Consultant
15 9 (2.76%) Implementation Consultant
15 9 (2.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (58.28%) Spring
2 154 (47.24%) Web Services
3 125 (38.34%) AngularJS
4 93 (28.53%) RESTful
5 84 (25.77%) React
6 83 (25.46%) REST
7 80 (24.54%) HTML
8 72 (22.09%) Hibernate
9 67 (20.55%) CSS
10 60 (18.40%) SOAP
11 53 (16.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 52 (15.95%) XML
13 47 (14.42%) J2EE
14 33 (10.12%) JMS
15 32 (9.82%) Spring Boot
16 31 (9.51%) jQuery
17 28 (8.59%) Middleware
18 23 (7.06%) .NET
18 23 (7.06%) JSP
19 20 (6.13%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.50%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.44%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.45%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.84%) Fintech
5 6 (1.84%) Smartphone
6 5 (1.53%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.23%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.23%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.23%) User Experience
8 3 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.92%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.61%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.31%) iPhone
10 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.31%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 101 (30.98%) Linux
2 57 (17.48%) Unix
3 25 (7.67%) Windows
4 16 (4.91%) Ubuntu
5 11 (3.37%) Debian
6 9 (2.76%) Android
7 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.92%) Solaris
8 2 (0.61%) AIX
8 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (58.90%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (30.06%) Software Engineering
3 84 (25.77%) MVC
4 83 (25.46%) OO
5 77 (23.62%) Scrum
6 71 (21.78%) TDD
7 70 (21.47%) OOD
8 43 (13.19%) SOA
9 41 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (11.96%) Test Automation
10 39 (11.96%) Unit Testing
11 36 (11.04%) Mentoring
12 33 (10.12%) Microservices
13 32 (9.82%) OOP
14 31 (9.51%) BDD
14 31 (9.51%) DevOps
15 25 (7.67%) Web Development
16 21 (6.44%) SDLC
17 20 (6.13%) High Availability
18 17 (5.21%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 319 (97.85%) Java
2 187 (57.36%) SQL
3 104 (31.90%) JavaScript
4 32 (9.82%) C++
5 26 (7.98%) C#
6 22 (6.75%) C
7 19 (5.83%) PHP
8 17 (5.21%) Python
9 16 (4.91%) ActionScript
10 15 (4.60%) PL/SQL
11 13 (3.99%) Scala
11 13 (3.99%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.15%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.15%) XPath
13 6 (1.84%) Groovy
14 4 (1.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 3 (0.92%) XQuery
16 1 (0.31%) GraphQL
16 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 85 (26.07%) Degree
2 31 (9.51%) Oracle Certification
3 29 (8.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (4.29%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.45%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.37%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (9.82%) Docker
2 9 (2.76%) HDFS
3 6 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.23%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.23%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.61%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (3.68%) Ansible
2 6 (1.84%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.53%) Galera Cluster
3 5 (1.53%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (1.53%) Oozie
3 5 (1.53%) OpenNebula
4 1 (0.31%) Nagios
4 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (26.38%) Oracle
2 31 (9.51%) Sun
3 19 (5.83%) TIBCO
4 18 (5.52%) IBM
5 12 (3.68%) Talend
6 10 (3.07%) BEA
7 7 (2.15%) Microsoft
7 7 (2.15%) VMware
8 5 (1.53%) Tableau
9 4 (1.23%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.23%) Capita
9 4 (1.23%) Google
9 4 (1.23%) Kofax
9 4 (1.23%) Nuxeo
9 4 (1.23%) Perforce
9 4 (1.23%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.23%) Splunk
10 3 (0.92%) SAP
11 2 (0.61%) Cisco
11 2 (0.61%) HP