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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / South East
Rank 286 291 303
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 109 168 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.74% 0.87% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 2.29% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 76 139 141
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.76% -0.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £32,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £64,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% +5.55%  

Java EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5840 7326 7685
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.46% 38.05% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5043 6544 6673
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Java EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +40 38 £62,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +28 32 £55,000 +26.43% 3
Buckinghamshire +23 14 £47,500 -7.31% 2
Hampshire +5 13 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Kent +15 2 £45,000 +73.07%
East Sussex 0 2 - -
Surrey -2 1 £52,500 -
Sussex - 1 - - 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 206 (100.00%) Java
2 116 (56.31%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (55.34%) Spring
4 87 (42.23%) SQL
5 84 (40.78%) Oracle
6 73 (35.44%) JBoss
7 68 (33.01%) JavaScript
8 67 (32.52%) XML
9 66 (32.04%) SOAP
10 60 (29.13%) RESTful
11 59 (28.64%) Web Services
12 57 (27.67%) Tomcat
12 57 (27.67%) TDD
13 56 (27.18%) HTML
14 50 (24.27%) CSS
15 47 (22.82%) Maven
16 46 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
16 46 (22.33%) REST
17 45 (21.84%) Degree
17 45 (21.84%) Software Engineering
18 44 (21.36%) WebLogic
19 42 (20.39%) Linux
20 40 (19.42%) JMS
21 37 (17.96%) J2EE
22 36 (17.48%) SOA
22 36 (17.48%) ETL
22 36 (17.48%) WebSphere
23 35 (16.99%) JIRA
24 34 (16.50%) jQuery
25 33 (16.02%) Hibernate

Java EE
Top Related 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 73 (35.44%) JBoss
2 57 (27.67%) Tomcat
3 44 (21.36%) WebLogic
4 36 (17.48%) WebSphere
5 27 (13.11%) GlassFish
5 27 (13.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (5.83%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.88%) Confluence
8 7 (3.40%) Apache
8 7 (3.40%) CMS
9 6 (2.91%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (2.43%) IIS
11 4 (1.94%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.94%) WebSphere Process Server
12 2 (0.97%) Jetty
12 2 (0.97%) Liferay
12 2 (0.97%) nginx
13 1 (0.49%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.49%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (2.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.97%) OpenShift
2 2 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.80%) HTTP
2 12 (5.83%) Internet
3 11 (5.34%) FTP
4 9 (4.37%) DNS
5 5 (2.43%) AMQP
6 3 (1.46%) LDAP
6 3 (1.46%) SSL
6 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.65%) Big Data
2 16 (7.77%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.80%) MySQL
3 14 (6.80%) SQL Server
4 12 (5.83%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.88%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.49%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.49%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 47 (22.82%) Maven
2 35 (16.99%) JIRA
3 31 (15.05%) Jenkins
4 29 (14.08%) Talend Open Studio
5 24 (11.65%) Ant
6 23 (11.17%) Git (software)
7 20 (9.71%) Gradle
8 19 (9.22%) Selenium
9 15 (7.28%) Eclipse
10 14 (6.80%) IntelliJ
10 14 (6.80%) NetBeans
11 12 (5.83%) JUnit
11 12 (5.83%) Subversion
12 9 (4.37%) TestNG
13 8 (3.88%) Arquillian
14 4 (1.94%) Mocha
14 4 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (1.94%) Rational Application Developer
14 4 (1.94%) Visual Studio
15 2 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (6.80%) Finance
2 8 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.40%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.40%) Marketing
4 6 (2.91%) Electronics
5 4 (1.94%) Back Office
5 4 (1.94%) Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 140 (67.96%) Developer
2 120 (58.25%) Java Developer
3 49 (23.79%) Senior Developer
4 39 (18.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (17.48%) Java Engineer
6 23 (11.17%) Java Software Developer
7 21 (10.19%) Software Developer
8 20 (9.71%) Architect
9 19 (9.22%) AWS Developer
10 17 (8.25%) Software Engineer
11 16 (7.77%) AWS Engineer
11 16 (7.77%) Java Architect
11 16 (7.77%) Java Software Engineer
12 14 (6.80%) Integration Developer
12 14 (6.80%) Technical Engineer
13 12 (5.83%) Agile Developer
13 12 (5.83%) Agile Java Developer
13 12 (5.83%) Technical Leader
14 11 (5.34%) Senior Integration Engineer
14 11 (5.34%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (55.34%) Spring
2 67 (32.52%) XML
3 66 (32.04%) SOAP
4 60 (29.13%) RESTful
5 59 (28.64%) Web Services
6 56 (27.18%) HTML
7 50 (24.27%) CSS
8 46 (22.33%) REST
9 40 (19.42%) JMS
10 37 (17.96%) J2EE
11 34 (16.50%) jQuery
12 33 (16.02%) Hibernate
13 28 (13.59%) Apache Camel
13 28 (13.59%) Middleware
13 28 (13.59%) XML Schema
14 22 (10.68%) Ajax
15 20 (9.71%) AngularJS
16 18 (8.74%) Swing
17 15 (7.28%) JSON
18 14 (6.80%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.05%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.77%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.85%) Semantic Web
5 8 (3.88%) Life Science
6 5 (2.43%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.43%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.49%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.49%) LIMS
8 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.39%) Linux
2 18 (8.74%) Windows
3 8 (3.88%) Unix
4 5 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.43%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.94%) Android
5 4 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.49%) Debian
6 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (56.31%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (27.67%) TDD
3 46 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (21.84%) Software Engineering
5 36 (17.48%) ETL
5 36 (17.48%) SOA
6 32 (15.53%) Data Modelling
7 28 (13.59%) DevOps
8 26 (12.62%) Data Integration
8 26 (12.62%) SDLC
9 25 (12.14%) BDD
10 24 (11.65%) OO
11 23 (11.17%) Integration Testing
12 21 (10.19%) Data Management
12 21 (10.19%) Master Data Management
13 19 (9.22%) Informatics
14 18 (8.74%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (8.74%) Open Source
14 18 (8.74%) Scrum
15 16 (7.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 206 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (42.23%) SQL
3 68 (33.01%) JavaScript
4 26 (12.62%) Python
5 11 (5.34%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.88%) C#
6 8 (3.88%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.88%) Ruby
7 7 (3.40%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.91%) Scala
9 5 (2.43%) ECMAScript
9 5 (2.43%) ES6
9 5 (2.43%) Perl
10 4 (1.94%) Groovy
11 3 (1.46%) XPath
11 3 (1.46%) XQuery
12 2 (0.97%) C++
12 2 (0.97%) COBOL
13 1 (0.49%) C
13 1 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (21.84%) Degree
2 7 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.91%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.37%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.46%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.49%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.43%) Ansible
1 5 (2.43%) Terraform
1 5 (2.43%) ZABBIX
2 4 (1.94%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 84 (40.78%) Oracle
2 29 (14.08%) Talend
3 21 (10.19%) IBM
4 14 (6.80%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.80%) TIBCO
5 11 (5.34%) BEA
6 9 (4.37%) VMware
7 6 (2.91%) SAP
8 5 (2.43%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.94%) hybris
10 2 (0.97%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.97%) Informatica
11 1 (0.49%) Apigee
11 1 (0.49%) Demandware
11 1 (0.49%) HP
11 1 (0.49%) OpenText
11 1 (0.49%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
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