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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / South West
Rank 131 87 112
Rank change year-on-year -44 +25  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 111 194 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.18% 3.30% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 8.36% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 97 158 119
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 2199 2320 2573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.24% 39.48% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1846 1963 2329
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing J2EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 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
Bristol -27 40 £45,000 +4.65% 4
Gloucestershire -12 36 £52,000 -5.45% 2
Wiltshire -1 18 £33,750 -25.00% 3
Somerset -1 10 £41,250 -13.15% 2
Dorset +21 4 £27,500 -29.26% 3
Devon -6 1 £52,500 +31.25%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 229 (97.86%) Java
2 155 (66.24%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (54.70%) JavaScript
4 120 (51.28%) Spring
5 109 (46.58%) SQL
6 107 (45.73%) Hibernate
7 105 (44.87%) Software Engineering
8 99 (42.31%) Web Services
9 92 (39.32%) HTML
10 91 (38.89%) Security Cleared
11 75 (32.05%) Linux
12 66 (28.21%) XML
12 66 (28.21%) Finance
13 64 (27.35%) MongoDB
14 61 (26.07%) WebLogic
14 61 (26.07%) Oracle
15 60 (25.64%) DV Cleared
16 59 (25.21%) Android
16 59 (25.21%) C++
16 59 (25.21%) Cybersecurity
17 58 (24.79%) Unix
18 55 (23.50%) CSS
19 53 (22.65%) JBoss
20 52 (22.22%) Apple iOS
21 51 (21.79%) SOAP
22 49 (20.94%) OO
22 49 (20.94%) Degree
23 48 (20.51%) AngularJS
24 46 (19.66%) Mobile Development
25 45 (19.23%) C#

J2EE
Top Related 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 61 (26.07%) WebLogic
2 53 (22.65%) JBoss
3 41 (17.52%) Apache
4 37 (15.81%) WebSphere
5 20 (8.55%) Alfresco
5 20 (8.55%) Joomla!
6 17 (7.26%) Apache Pig
7 16 (6.84%) Tomcat
8 10 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.14%) Jetty
9 5 (2.14%) Liferay
10 4 (1.71%) IIS
11 2 (0.85%) Confluence
12 1 (0.43%) Mule
12 1 (0.43%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 26 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.55%) GitHub
2 16 (6.84%) SaaS
3 11 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.26%) HTTP
2 11 (4.70%) Internet
3 6 (2.56%) HTTPS
3 6 (2.56%) SSL
4 3 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (27.35%) MongoDB
2 34 (14.53%) Big Data
3 33 (14.10%) SQL Server
4 32 (13.68%) MySQL
4 32 (13.68%) NoSQL
5 26 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 21 (8.97%) MS Access
7 18 (7.69%) OrientDB
8 17 (7.26%) Apache Hive
9 10 (4.27%) Relational Database
10 9 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.99%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.85%) DB2
14 1 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.43%) Apache Accumulo
14 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.43%) MarkLogic
14 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (16.67%) Maven
2 34 (14.53%) Jenkins
2 34 (14.53%) Subversion
3 25 (10.68%) JUnit
4 21 (8.97%) Git (software)
5 20 (8.55%) Oracle Forms
6 13 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 10 (4.27%) Selenium
8 8 (3.42%) JIRA
9 4 (1.71%) Mockito
10 3 (1.28%) Ant
10 3 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.28%) PhantomJS
10 3 (1.28%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.85%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.43%) EasyMock
12 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.43%) HP UFT
General
1 66 (28.21%) Finance
2 32 (13.68%) Telecoms
3 23 (9.83%) Games
4 21 (8.97%) Banking
5 10 (4.27%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.42%) Electronics
6 8 (3.42%) Marketing
7 7 (2.99%) Advertising
8 3 (1.28%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.85%) Local Government
9 2 (0.85%) Retail
10 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 132 (56.41%) Developer
2 103 (44.02%) Java Developer
3 43 (18.38%) Software Engineer
4 29 (12.39%) Java Engineer
5 24 (10.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 21 (8.97%) Senior Developer
6 21 (8.97%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 18 (7.69%) Test Engineer
8 15 (6.41%) Applications Support
9 14 (5.98%) C++ Software Engineer
10 13 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (5.13%) Architect
11 12 (5.13%) Consultant
11 12 (5.13%) Systems Developer
12 11 (4.70%) Software Consultant
13 10 (4.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 9 (3.85%) C++ Developer
14 9 (3.85%) C++ Software Developer
15 8 (3.42%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (51.28%) Spring
2 107 (45.73%) Hibernate
3 99 (42.31%) Web Services
4 92 (39.32%) HTML
5 66 (28.21%) XML
6 55 (23.50%) CSS
7 51 (21.79%) SOAP
8 48 (20.51%) AngularJS
9 37 (15.81%) REST
10 34 (14.53%) HTML5
11 32 (13.68%) EJB
12 30 (12.82%) Java EE
12 30 (12.82%) RESTful
13 27 (11.54%) JSP
14 23 (9.83%) .NET
14 23 (9.83%) Backbone.js
14 23 (9.83%) CSS3
14 23 (9.83%) jQuery
14 23 (9.83%) React
15 21 (8.97%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.68%) Computer Science
2 23 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (7.26%) Cyber Defence
5 9 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (3.85%) VHDL
6 7 (2.99%) iPhone
7 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.28%) Robotics
8 2 (0.85%) User Experience
9 1 (0.43%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 75 (32.05%) Linux
2 59 (25.21%) Android
3 58 (24.79%) Unix
4 52 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 17 (7.26%) AIX
6 15 (6.41%) Windows
7 7 (2.99%) Windows Phone
8 4 (1.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (66.24%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (44.87%) Software Engineering
3 59 (25.21%) Cybersecurity
4 49 (20.94%) OO
5 46 (19.66%) Mobile Development
6 43 (18.38%) SDLC
7 31 (13.25%) Web Development
8 29 (12.39%) Open Source
9 27 (11.54%) Android Development
9 27 (11.54%) iOS Development
9 27 (11.54%) ITIL
9 27 (11.54%) Mentoring
10 26 (11.11%) Scrum
11 24 (10.26%) User Stories
12 23 (9.83%) Coaching
12 23 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (9.83%) MVC
13 22 (9.40%) TDD
14 20 (8.55%) UML
15 18 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 229 (97.86%) Java
2 128 (54.70%) JavaScript
3 109 (46.58%) SQL
4 59 (25.21%) C++
5 45 (19.23%) C#
6 44 (18.80%) Python
7 41 (17.52%) C
8 37 (15.81%) PHP
9 26 (11.11%) Objective-C
10 24 (10.26%) Perl
11 21 (8.97%) VBA
12 20 (8.55%) Delphi
12 20 (8.55%) Pascal
12 20 (8.55%) PowerShell
13 12 (5.13%) VB
14 11 (4.70%) Scala
15 6 (2.56%) Ruby
16 4 (1.71%) Embedded C
17 3 (1.28%) Clojure
17 3 (1.28%) RPG
Qualifications
1 91 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 60 (25.64%) DV Cleared
3 49 (20.94%) Degree
4 26 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 15 (6.41%) PhD
6 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.42%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (8.55%) Nagios
2 3 (1.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 61 (26.07%) Oracle
2 20 (8.55%) IBM
3 9 (3.85%) SAP
4 6 (2.56%) Cisco
5 5 (2.14%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.14%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.28%) Sybase
7 2 (0.85%) hybris
8 1 (0.43%) ATG
8 1 (0.43%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.43%) Google
8 1 (0.43%) HP
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft
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