Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 163 145
Rank change year-on-year -63 -18 -38
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 127 192 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.17% 1.84% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 4.16% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 109 164 224
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £23,700 £25,925 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,375 £63,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -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 4,490 4,616 4,376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.24% 44.27% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,862 3,932 3,771
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 72 £40,000 -16.60% 6
Gloucestershire +13 39 £57,500 +15.00% 8
Wiltshire -34 7 £31,717 -9.38% 2
Somerset +5 5 £50,000 +42.86%
Devon +15 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Dorset -45 2 £57,500 +103.54% 1
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 117 (92.13%) Java
2 88 (69.29%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (39.37%) Web Services
4 48 (37.80%) Software Engineering
5 47 (37.01%) JavaScript
6 45 (35.43%) Oracle
7 41 (32.28%) HTML
7 41 (32.28%) Hibernate
8 40 (31.50%) Spring
8 40 (31.50%) CSS
9 39 (30.71%) Scrum
10 35 (27.56%) SQL
10 35 (27.56%) Relational Database
11 34 (26.77%) .NET
11 34 (26.77%) XML
11 34 (26.77%) OO
12 32 (25.20%) SQL Server
12 32 (25.20%) REST
13 29 (22.83%) Maven
14 28 (22.05%) Finance
14 28 (22.05%) Python
14 28 (22.05%) Degree
15 27 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (21.26%) Microsoft
16 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
17 25 (19.69%) Unit Testing
17 25 (19.69%) RESTful
17 25 (19.69%) SOAP
17 25 (19.69%) Microservices
18 24 (18.90%) Mathematics

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 11 (8.66%) Mule
2 9 (7.09%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.09%) WebSphere
3 8 (6.30%) JBoss
3 8 (6.30%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.51%) Apache
4 7 (5.51%) CMS
4 7 (5.51%) Mule ESB
5 6 (4.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (3.94%) Confluence
7 4 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.36%) Anypoint
8 3 (2.36%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.36%) IIS
9 2 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.79%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.15%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) HTTP
1 4 (3.15%) HTTPS
1 4 (3.15%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (3.15%) SSL
2 3 (2.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.56%) Relational Database
2 32 (25.20%) SQL Server
3 24 (18.90%) Oracle Database
4 23 (18.11%) RDBMS
5 14 (11.02%) MySQL
6 10 (7.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (7.09%) MongoDB
8 7 (5.51%) Big Data
9 3 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.36%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.57%) DB2
11 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (22.83%) Maven
2 17 (13.39%) JIRA
3 15 (11.81%) Git (software)
3 15 (11.81%) Jenkins
3 15 (11.81%) JUnit
4 13 (10.24%) Eclipse
5 12 (9.45%) Ant
6 9 (7.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (7.09%) TeamCity
7 7 (5.51%) Gradle
8 6 (4.72%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.15%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.15%) Mockito
10 3 (2.36%) HP UFT
10 3 (2.36%) Selenium
10 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.57%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.57%) Introscope
11 2 (1.57%) Subversion
12 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
General
1 28 (22.05%) Finance
2 15 (11.81%) Games
3 12 (9.45%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.87%) Electronics
4 10 (7.87%) Manufacturing
4 10 (7.87%) Marketing
5 6 (4.72%) Banking
6 4 (3.15%) Law
7 2 (1.57%) Advertising
7 2 (1.57%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (66.93%) Developer
2 74 (58.27%) Java Developer
3 30 (23.62%) Java Engineer
4 26 (20.47%) Software Developer
5 25 (19.69%) Java Software Developer
6 24 (18.90%) Senior Developer
6 24 (18.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (18.11%) Graduate
7 23 (18.11%) Graduate Developer
7 23 (18.11%) Graduate Software Developer
8 21 (16.54%) Software Engineer
9 20 (15.75%) Senior Java Engineer
10 17 (13.39%) J2EE Developer
10 17 (13.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 17 (13.39%) Junior
10 17 (13.39%) Junior Developer
11 15 (11.81%) Architect
11 15 (11.81%) Java Software Engineer
11 15 (11.81%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 15 (11.81%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (39.37%) Web Services
2 41 (32.28%) Hibernate
2 41 (32.28%) HTML
3 40 (31.50%) CSS
3 40 (31.50%) Spring
4 34 (26.77%) .NET
4 34 (26.77%) XML
5 32 (25.20%) REST
6 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
7 25 (19.69%) RESTful
7 25 (19.69%) SOAP
8 15 (11.81%) jQuery
9 14 (11.02%) JPA
10 12 (9.45%) JMS
10 12 (9.45%) Spring MVC
11 11 (8.66%) HTML5
12 10 (7.87%) GWT
12 10 (7.87%) React
13 8 (6.30%) EJB
13 8 (6.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.90%) Computer Science
2 18 (14.17%) User Experience
3 15 (11.81%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (9.45%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.15%) iPhone
5 4 (3.15%) PKI
6 3 (2.36%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.96%) Linux
2 17 (13.39%) Unix
3 13 (10.24%) Windows
4 11 (8.66%) Android
5 7 (5.51%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.15%) Windows Phone
7 3 (2.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (69.29%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (37.80%) Software Engineering
3 39 (30.71%) Scrum
4 34 (26.77%) OO
5 27 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (19.69%) Microservices
6 25 (19.69%) Unit Testing
7 24 (18.90%) Mathematics
8 19 (14.96%) E-Commerce
8 19 (14.96%) SDLC
9 18 (14.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (14.17%) Test Automation
10 17 (13.39%) Mentoring
11 16 (12.60%) TDD
12 14 (11.02%) Cybersecurity
13 12 (9.45%) MVC
13 12 (9.45%) Physics
14 11 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (8.66%) UML
15 10 (7.87%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 117 (92.13%) Java
2 47 (37.01%) JavaScript
3 35 (27.56%) SQL
4 28 (22.05%) Python
5 20 (15.75%) C++
6 12 (9.45%) PHP
7 10 (7.87%) C#
7 10 (7.87%) Java 8
8 8 (6.30%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.51%) C
10 6 (4.72%) Groovy
11 5 (3.94%) Ruby
12 4 (3.15%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.15%) Perl
13 3 (2.36%) Jython
13 3 (2.36%) VBScript
13 3 (2.36%) XPath
14 2 (1.57%) VB
15 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (22.05%) Degree
2 16 (12.60%) Security Cleared
3 13 (10.24%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.30%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (3.15%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.66%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (9.45%) Kubernetes
2 7 (5.51%) Terraform
3 6 (4.72%) Ansible
3 6 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.36%) CA Service Virtualization
4 3 (2.36%) CloudHub
4 3 (2.36%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.79%) Packer
Vendors
1 45 (35.43%) Oracle
2 27 (21.26%) Microsoft
3 23 (18.11%) Google
4 10 (7.87%) SAP
5 6 (4.72%) Adobe
6 5 (3.94%) Atlassian
6 5 (3.94%) CA
7 4 (3.15%) Cisco
8 3 (2.36%) HP
8 3 (2.36%) IBM
8 3 (2.36%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.57%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.79%) hybris
10 1 (0.79%) Twitter