Period
to 19 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 150 94
Rank change year-on-year -17 -56 -5
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 192 231 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.85% 2.12% 3.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.20% 5.43% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 162 194 336
South West median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £24,000 £30,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,200 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,250
% change year-on-year -4.76% +4.48% +0.50%

J2EE 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 West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 4574 4254 5017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 44.07% 39.06% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3947 3703 4388
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,350 £24,925
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in the South West

J2EE
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE in the South West.

Salary trend for J2EE in the South West

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in the South West over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the South West

J2EE
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Bristol -11 83 £47,730 +6.07% 7
Wiltshire +9 30 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Somerset +8 30 £37,500 -19.79% 1
Gloucestershire -48 24 £47,500 -2.81% 3
Dorset +20 17 £28,500 -32.94%
Devon -4 3 £40,000 -11.11%
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing J2EE 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 West region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 189 (98.44%) Java
2 95 (49.48%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 86 (44.79%) Spring
5 77 (40.10%) SQL
6 75 (39.06%) Hibernate
6 75 (39.06%) Software Engineering
7 67 (34.90%) Oracle
8 62 (32.29%) SQL Server
9 61 (31.77%) Web Services
10 59 (30.73%) HTML
11 56 (29.17%) SOAP
12 55 (28.65%) MongoDB
12 55 (28.65%) REST
13 52 (27.08%) Linux
14 49 (25.52%) XML
14 49 (25.52%) Degree
15 47 (24.48%) Scrum
16 45 (23.44%) OO
17 44 (22.92%) Maven
18 43 (22.40%) AngularJS
19 38 (19.79%) Apache
19 38 (19.79%) .NET
20 34 (17.71%) TDD
21 33 (17.19%) CSS
22 31 (16.15%) WebLogic
22 31 (16.15%) Relational Database
23 30 (15.63%) Security Cleared
24 29 (15.10%) Computer Science
24 29 (15.10%) Unix

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 38 (19.79%) Apache
2 31 (16.15%) WebLogic
3 28 (14.58%) WebSphere
4 26 (13.54%) Tomcat
5 19 (9.90%) JBoss
6 17 (8.85%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (7.81%) Mule ESB
8 13 (6.77%) Anypoint
8 13 (6.77%) Mule
9 12 (6.25%) Alfresco
9 12 (6.25%) Joomla!
10 11 (5.73%) GlassFish
11 10 (5.21%) Confluence
12 3 (1.56%) IIS
12 3 (1.56%) Liferay
13 2 (1.04%) Apache Pig
13 2 (1.04%) iPlanet
13 2 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
14 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.42%) SaaS
2 13 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (6.25%) GitHub
4 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.65%) Internet
2 2 (1.04%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.52%) Skype
3 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (32.29%) SQL Server
2 55 (28.65%) MongoDB
3 31 (16.15%) Relational Database
4 26 (13.54%) NoSQL
5 23 (11.98%) MySQL
6 21 (10.94%) RDBMS
7 17 (8.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (8.85%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (8.33%) Oracle Database
9 12 (6.25%) MS Access
10 6 (3.13%) Big Data
11 5 (2.60%) MarkLogic
12 4 (2.08%) DB2
12 4 (2.08%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.56%) OrientDB
14 2 (1.04%) Apache Hive
15 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (22.92%) Maven
2 25 (13.02%) Git (software)
3 22 (11.46%) JIRA
4 20 (10.42%) JUnit
5 17 (8.85%) Eclipse
6 14 (7.29%) Cucumber
6 14 (7.29%) Jenkins
7 13 (6.77%) Subversion
8 12 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (5.73%) Gradle
9 11 (5.73%) SoapUI
10 10 (5.21%) TeamCity
11 9 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (4.17%) Selenium
13 7 (3.65%) Mockito
14 5 (2.60%) Bitbucket
14 5 (2.60%) IntelliJ
15 4 (2.08%) Artifactory
15 4 (2.08%) EasyMock
16 2 (1.04%) JMeter
General
1 19 (9.90%) Finance
2 7 (3.65%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.13%) Banking
3 6 (3.13%) Marketing
4 5 (2.60%) Back Office
4 5 (2.60%) Electronics
4 5 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.08%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.04%) Advertising
6 2 (1.04%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 109 (56.77%) Developer
2 89 (46.35%) Java Developer
3 43 (22.40%) Software Engineer
4 33 (17.19%) Java Engineer
5 27 (14.06%) Java Software Engineer
6 25 (13.02%) Software Developer
7 21 (10.94%) J2EE Developer
8 19 (9.90%) Graduate
8 19 (9.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 19 (9.90%) Senior Developer
9 17 (8.85%) Graduate Developer
9 17 (8.85%) Graduate J2EE Developer
9 17 (8.85%) Graduate Java Developer
9 17 (8.85%) Graduate Java J2EE Developer
9 17 (8.85%) Java Software Developer
10 16 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
11 15 (7.81%) Architect
11 15 (7.81%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (5.73%) Technical Architect
13 9 (4.69%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (44.79%) Spring
2 75 (39.06%) Hibernate
3 61 (31.77%) Web Services
4 59 (30.73%) HTML
5 56 (29.17%) SOAP
6 55 (28.65%) REST
7 49 (25.52%) XML
8 43 (22.40%) AngularJS
9 38 (19.79%) .NET
10 33 (17.19%) CSS
11 24 (12.50%) GWT
12 21 (10.94%) WSDL
13 20 (10.42%) JMS
14 19 (9.90%) JPA
15 18 (9.38%) Java EE
15 18 (9.38%) JSP
16 17 (8.85%) Restlet
17 16 (8.33%) Ember.js
17 16 (8.33%) JSON
17 16 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.10%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.25%) User Experience
3 11 (5.73%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.60%) Derivative
4 5 (2.60%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.60%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.56%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.04%) Clustering
7 2 (1.04%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.04%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (27.08%) Linux
2 29 (15.10%) Unix
3 24 (12.50%) Android
4 22 (11.46%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.60%) AIX
5 5 (2.60%) Windows
6 2 (1.04%) HPUX
6 2 (1.04%) Solaris
6 2 (1.04%) SUSE
6 2 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (49.48%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (39.06%) Software Engineering
3 47 (24.48%) Scrum
4 45 (23.44%) OO
5 34 (17.71%) TDD
6 24 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 24 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 23 (11.98%) Microservices
8 19 (9.90%) Unit Testing
9 18 (9.38%) Open Source
9 18 (9.38%) Web Development
10 17 (8.85%) Customer Requirements
10 17 (8.85%) Mobile Development
10 17 (8.85%) Software Delivery
10 17 (8.85%) User Stories
11 16 (8.33%) Front End Development
11 16 (8.33%) ITIL
11 16 (8.33%) MVC
12 15 (7.81%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 189 (98.44%) Java
2 88 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 77 (40.10%) SQL
4 19 (9.90%) PHP
5 18 (9.38%) C++
6 14 (7.29%) C#
7 12 (6.25%) Delphi
7 12 (6.25%) Groovy
7 12 (6.25%) Pascal
7 12 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 12 (6.25%) VBA
8 11 (5.73%) Python
8 11 (5.73%) XPath
9 8 (4.17%) Scala
10 7 (3.65%) Perl
11 5 (2.60%) C
11 5 (2.60%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.60%) VB
12 4 (2.08%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.56%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 49 (25.52%) Degree
2 30 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 16 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
4 15 (7.81%) SC Cleared
5 13 (6.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (3.13%) PhD
7 5 (2.60%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.08%) Docker
2 2 (1.04%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.04%) KVM
2 2 (1.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (6.25%) Nagios
2 9 (4.69%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.52%) Ansible
3 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 67 (34.90%) Oracle
2 25 (13.02%) IBM
3 17 (8.85%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.69%) MuleSoft
5 8 (4.17%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.60%) SAP
7 4 (2.08%) Sybase
8 2 (1.04%) PlateSpin
8 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.04%) Sun
8 2 (1.04%) Veritas
8 2 (1.04%) VMware
9 1 (0.52%) ATG
9 1 (0.52%) Google