Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > South West
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 139 100
Rank change year-on-year -50 -39 +14
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 159 242 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.56% 2.32% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.68% 5.50% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 145 210 303
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,750 £28,750 £31,350
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £61,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

J2EE 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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,316 4,399 4,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.40% 42.21% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,709 3,701 4,189
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +6.85%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 24 February 2018.

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 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
Bristol +3 94 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Gloucestershire -15 37 £55,000 +8.37% 5
Somerset -10 12 £46,500 +3.33%
Wiltshire -24 7 £70,000 +115.38%
Dorset -34 7 £47,500 +72.73% 1
Devon - 1 £46,500 - 2
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing J2EE 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 West region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 157 (98.74%) Java
2 103 (64.78%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (56.60%) JavaScript
4 79 (49.69%) HTML
5 73 (45.91%) CSS
6 64 (40.25%) Software Engineering
7 61 (38.36%) Spring
8 56 (35.22%) Oracle
9 55 (34.59%) SOAP
9 55 (34.59%) Degree
10 53 (33.33%) REST
10 53 (33.33%) Finance
11 51 (32.08%) Web Services
11 51 (32.08%) Maven
12 48 (30.19%) .NET
12 48 (30.19%) Microservices
13 47 (29.56%) Computer Science
14 46 (28.93%) Linux
15 45 (28.30%) JIRA
16 44 (27.67%) SQL
17 41 (25.79%) OO
18 40 (25.16%) SQL Server
19 38 (23.90%) XML
19 38 (23.90%) Hibernate
19 38 (23.90%) TDD
19 38 (23.90%) Unit Testing
20 34 (21.38%) C++
21 32 (20.13%) JUnit
22 31 (19.50%) Python
23 30 (18.87%) Mentoring

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 27 (16.98%) Tomcat
2 26 (16.35%) Apache
3 20 (12.58%) WebSphere
4 16 (10.06%) Mule ESB
5 15 (9.43%) IIS
5 15 (9.43%) Mule
6 9 (5.66%) Anypoint
7 8 (5.03%) JBoss
8 7 (4.40%) WebLogic
9 6 (3.77%) Confluence
9 6 (3.77%) GlassFish
10 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Portal
11 3 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (1.26%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.14%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.81%) HTTP
2 2 (1.26%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.16%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.72%) Oracle Database
2 25 (15.72%) Relational Database
3 22 (13.84%) RDBMS
4 21 (13.21%) NoSQL
5 13 (8.18%) MongoDB
6 10 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (5.66%) MySQL
8 4 (2.52%) GIS
8 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.63%) Big Data
10 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.63%) DB2
10 1 (0.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 51 (32.08%) Maven
2 45 (28.30%) JIRA
3 32 (20.13%) JUnit
4 29 (18.24%) Git (software)
5 25 (15.72%) Eclipse
6 21 (13.21%) SoapUI
7 20 (12.58%) TeamCity
8 19 (11.95%) Jenkins
9 18 (11.32%) Selenium
10 17 (10.69%) Cucumber
11 15 (9.43%) Ant
11 15 (9.43%) HP UFT
11 15 (9.43%) Visual Studio
12 7 (4.40%) Gradle
13 6 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (1.89%) JDeveloper
14 3 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
15 2 (1.26%) IntelliJ
15 2 (1.26%) Moq
15 2 (1.26%) NUnit
General
1 53 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.40%) Banking
3 7 (4.40%) Electronics
3 7 (4.40%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.40%) Marketing
4 3 (1.89%) Law
5 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (57.23%) Developer
2 87 (54.72%) Java Developer
3 49 (30.82%) Java Engineer
4 37 (23.27%) Java Software Developer
5 36 (22.64%) Software Engineer
6 34 (21.38%) Software Developer
7 32 (20.13%) Senior Developer
8 29 (18.24%) Java Software Engineer
8 29 (18.24%) Senior Java Developer
9 26 (16.35%) Senior Software Engineer
10 23 (14.47%) Senior Java Engineer
10 23 (14.47%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 22 (13.84%) J2EE Developer
11 22 (13.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 21 (13.21%) Graduate
12 21 (13.21%) Graduate Developer
12 21 (13.21%) Graduate J2EE Developer
12 21 (13.21%) Graduate Java Developer
12 21 (13.21%) Graduate Java J2EE Developer
12 21 (13.21%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (49.69%) HTML
2 73 (45.91%) CSS
3 61 (38.36%) Spring
4 55 (34.59%) SOAP
5 53 (33.33%) REST
6 51 (32.08%) Web Services
7 48 (30.19%) .NET
8 38 (23.90%) Hibernate
8 38 (23.90%) XML
9 30 (18.87%) AngularJS
10 27 (16.98%) JMS
11 24 (15.09%) HTML5
12 20 (12.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (10.69%) jQuery
14 15 (9.43%) Gherkin
15 13 (8.18%) Spring Boot
16 12 (7.55%) RESTful
17 10 (6.29%) JSON
17 10 (6.29%) Spring MVC
18 8 (5.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.56%) Computer Science
2 21 (13.21%) User Experience
3 11 (6.92%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.40%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.63%) Fintech
6 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.93%) Linux
2 20 (12.58%) Unix
3 19 (11.95%) Windows
3 19 (11.95%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.52%) Android
5 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (64.78%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (40.25%) Software Engineering
3 48 (30.19%) Microservices
4 41 (25.79%) OO
5 38 (23.90%) TDD
5 38 (23.90%) Unit Testing
6 30 (18.87%) Mentoring
7 27 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (15.09%) Scrum
8 24 (15.09%) Test Automation
9 22 (13.84%) Mathematics
10 21 (13.21%) BDD
10 21 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (10.06%) OOA/OOD
11 16 (10.06%) Waterfall
12 13 (8.18%) Software Testing
13 12 (7.55%) Collaborative Working
13 12 (7.55%) MVC
14 10 (6.29%) DevOps
14 10 (6.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 157 (98.74%) Java
2 90 (56.60%) JavaScript
3 44 (27.67%) SQL
4 34 (21.38%) C++
5 31 (19.50%) Python
6 23 (14.47%) C#
7 21 (13.21%) Groovy
8 15 (9.43%) Jython
8 15 (9.43%) Ruby
8 15 (9.43%) VBScript
9 7 (4.40%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.77%) C
10 6 (3.77%) XPath
11 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.26%) Perl
12 2 (1.26%) PHP
12 2 (1.26%) VB
13 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.63%) Scala
13 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 55 (34.59%) Degree
2 15 (9.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.66%) Numerate Degree
3 9 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.40%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.14%) Docker
2 4 (2.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (9.43%) CA Service Virtualization
1 15 (9.43%) HP ALM
2 4 (2.52%) CloudHub
3 2 (1.26%) Ansible
3 2 (1.26%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.26%) Puppet
4 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.63%) Packer
4 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (35.22%) Oracle
2 25 (15.72%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.43%) CA
3 15 (9.43%) HP
4 9 (5.66%) IBM
5 7 (4.40%) SAP
6 6 (3.77%) MuleSoft
7 4 (2.52%) Fujitsu
8 3 (1.89%) Informatica
8 3 (1.89%) Siebel
9 2 (1.26%) Google
10 1 (0.63%) hybris
10 1 (0.63%) Sybase