Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 347 323
Rank change year-on-year +44 -24 +69
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 265 256 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 0.73% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 1.91% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 216 198 347
South East median annual salary £52,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% +7.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,150 £37,950
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 12990 13407 16384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.17% 38.34% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11291 11804 14185
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +30 121 £57,500 +4.55% 5
Surrey +55 81 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Berkshire 0 57 £61,000 -1.61% 1
Buckinghamshire +55 50 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Hampshire +15 38 £80,000 -3.03% 4
Oxfordshire -10 17 £57,500 +57.53% 2
East Sussex -5 10 £45,000 - 2
Sussex - 7 - -
West Sussex -12 4 £42,500 -
Middlesex +13 1 £42,500 -22.73%
Home Counties - 1 £47,500 -
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 264 (99.62%) Java
2 162 (61.13%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (57.74%) Spring
4 148 (55.85%) SQL
5 113 (42.64%) Web Services
6 88 (33.21%) Linux
7 86 (32.45%) AngularJS
8 85 (32.08%) RESTful
9 84 (31.70%) JavaScript
9 84 (31.70%) Software Engineering
10 79 (29.81%) HTML
10 79 (29.81%) OO
11 75 (28.30%) MVC
12 71 (26.79%) Oracle
13 64 (24.15%) Hibernate
13 64 (24.15%) Degree
14 62 (23.40%) Maven
14 62 (23.40%) OOD
14 62 (23.40%) React
15 61 (23.02%) Jenkins
15 61 (23.02%) SQL Server
16 60 (22.64%) REST
17 59 (22.26%) CSS
18 57 (21.51%) JBoss
19 56 (21.13%) Unix
19 56 (21.13%) Subversion
20 54 (20.38%) Scrum
21 51 (19.25%) TDD
21 51 (19.25%) XML
22 50 (18.87%) JUnit

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 57 (21.51%) JBoss
2 36 (13.58%) Tomcat
3 22 (8.30%) Confluence
4 14 (5.28%) Apache
5 11 (4.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (3.40%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.02%) WildFly
8 7 (2.64%) Drupal
8 7 (2.64%) IIS
8 7 (2.64%) SAS
8 7 (2.64%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.26%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.89%) Apache Spark
11 4 (1.51%) CMS
12 3 (1.13%) nginx
12 3 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.06%) SaaS
2 21 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.15%) GitHub
4 8 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.64%) OpenShift
6 6 (2.26%) Office 365
7 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.77%) Internet
2 7 (2.64%) HTTP
3 4 (1.51%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (1.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (1.51%) Firewall
3 4 (1.51%) FTP
3 4 (1.51%) LAN
3 4 (1.51%) LDAP
3 4 (1.51%) NAS
3 4 (1.51%) SAN
3 4 (1.51%) SNMP
3 4 (1.51%) WAN
4 3 (1.13%) DNS
4 3 (1.13%) Network Security
4 3 (1.13%) SSL
5 2 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 35 (13.21%) Relational Database
3 30 (11.32%) NoSQL
4 26 (9.81%) MySQL
5 18 (6.79%) RDBMS
6 16 (6.04%) Oracle Database
7 13 (4.91%) MongoDB
7 13 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (3.77%) Big Data
8 10 (3.77%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.40%) JasperReports
10 7 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.26%) MariaDB
12 3 (1.13%) DB2
12 3 (1.13%) Geospatial Data
12 3 (1.13%) GIS
12 3 (1.13%) Infinispan
12 3 (1.13%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (1.13%) Redis
13 1 (0.38%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 62 (23.40%) Maven
2 61 (23.02%) Jenkins
3 56 (21.13%) Subversion
4 50 (18.87%) JUnit
5 47 (17.74%) Selenium
6 41 (15.47%) JIRA
7 34 (12.83%) Git (software)
8 24 (9.06%) Eclipse
9 23 (8.68%) Mockito
10 20 (7.55%) Cucumber
11 18 (6.79%) Arquillian
12 13 (4.91%) IntelliJ
12 13 (4.91%) JMeter
12 13 (4.91%) Octopus Deploy
13 12 (4.53%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (4.15%) Talend Open Studio
15 10 (3.77%) GitLab
16 7 (2.64%) Oracle Forms
17 6 (2.26%) Ant
17 6 (2.26%) Travis CI
General
1 33 (12.45%) Finance
2 10 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.40%) Banking
4 8 (3.02%) Retail
5 6 (2.26%) Billing
6 4 (1.51%) Advertising
6 4 (1.51%) Publishing
7 3 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.13%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 169 (63.77%) Developer
2 159 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 52 (19.62%) Java Engineer
4 39 (14.72%) Senior Developer
4 39 (14.72%) Software Engineer
5 37 (13.96%) Senior Java Developer
6 36 (13.58%) Senior Java Engineer
7 29 (10.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 26 (9.81%) Software Developer
9 25 (9.43%) Java Software Developer
10 20 (7.55%) Architect
10 20 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
11 19 (7.17%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 18 (6.79%) Agile Developer
12 18 (6.79%) Agile Java Developer
13 14 (5.28%) Java Scala Developer
13 14 (5.28%) Scala Developer
14 11 (4.15%) Web Developer
15 9 (3.40%) Java Architect
16 8 (3.02%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (57.74%) Spring
2 113 (42.64%) Web Services
3 86 (32.45%) AngularJS
4 85 (32.08%) RESTful
5 79 (29.81%) HTML
6 64 (24.15%) Hibernate
7 62 (23.40%) React
8 60 (22.64%) REST
9 59 (22.26%) CSS
10 51 (19.25%) XML
11 47 (17.74%) SOAP
12 43 (16.23%) jQuery
13 41 (15.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 38 (14.34%) Spring Boot
15 33 (12.45%) J2EE
16 27 (10.19%) JSP
17 26 (9.81%) .NET
18 23 (8.68%) HTML5
19 19 (7.17%) JPA
20 14 (5.28%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.58%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.77%) Algorithms
2 10 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.26%) Life Science
4 6 (2.26%) User Experience
5 4 (1.51%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.51%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.51%) Fintech
6 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.13%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.13%) PKI
6 3 (1.13%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 88 (33.21%) Linux
2 56 (21.13%) Unix
3 27 (10.19%) Windows
4 12 (4.53%) Ubuntu
5 7 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.89%) Debian
7 4 (1.51%) AIX
7 4 (1.51%) Android
7 4 (1.51%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (61.13%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (31.70%) Software Engineering
3 79 (29.81%) OO
4 75 (28.30%) MVC
5 62 (23.40%) OOD
6 54 (20.38%) Scrum
7 51 (19.25%) TDD
8 49 (18.49%) Test Automation
9 39 (14.72%) Web Development
10 37 (13.96%) Unit Testing
11 33 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (12.08%) Microservices
13 30 (11.32%) DevOps
13 30 (11.32%) SDLC
14 25 (9.43%) Mentoring
14 25 (9.43%) UML
15 24 (9.06%) High Availability
16 22 (8.30%) SOA
17 19 (7.17%) OOP
18 17 (6.42%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 264 (99.62%) Java
2 148 (55.85%) SQL
3 84 (31.70%) JavaScript
4 24 (9.06%) C++
5 22 (8.30%) C#
5 22 (8.30%) Python
6 19 (7.17%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.28%) Groovy
8 13 (4.91%) C
9 11 (4.15%) PHP
10 10 (3.77%) ActionScript
10 10 (3.77%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.77%) Scala
11 7 (2.64%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.64%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.38%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 64 (24.15%) Degree
2 23 (8.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (7.17%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.40%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (12.08%) Docker
2 8 (3.02%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.89%) HDFS
3 5 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.75%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (2.26%) Galera Cluster
1 6 (2.26%) OpenNebula
2 5 (1.89%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (1.13%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.38%) Ansible
4 1 (0.38%) Nagios
4 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 71 (26.79%) Oracle
2 22 (8.30%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.55%) Sun
4 18 (6.79%) VMware
5 12 (4.53%) TIBCO
6 11 (4.15%) AppDynamics
6 11 (4.15%) IBM
6 11 (4.15%) Splunk
6 11 (4.15%) Talend
7 8 (3.02%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.26%) BEA
8 6 (2.26%) hybris
9 4 (1.51%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.51%) Cisco
9 4 (1.51%) F5
9 4 (1.51%) HP
9 4 (1.51%) Nokia
9 4 (1.51%) Nuxeo
10 3 (1.13%) Google
10 3 (1.13%) SAP