The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / South West
Rank 181 168 218
Rank change year-on-year -13 +50  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 59 90 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.16% 1.54% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.68% 3.89% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 46 70 30
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +35.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £36,350 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £65,000 £67,500
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 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 2201 2313 2563
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.27% 39.56% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 1956 2323
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%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

Java EE
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Java EE in the South West

Java EE
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java EE in the South West

Java EE
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 Java EE within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Gloucestershire -11 30 £38,750 -26.19% 6
Somerset -8 12 £45,000 -15.88% 4
Bristol +3 9 £60,000 +14.28%
Wiltshire -1 6 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Devon +3 4 £52,500 +20.00% 2
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 136 (99.27%) Java
2 97 (70.80%) Software Engineering
3 91 (66.42%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (64.96%) Spring
5 68 (49.64%) C++
6 64 (46.72%) Hibernate
7 62 (45.26%) JavaScript
7 62 (45.26%) Python
8 57 (41.61%) C
9 55 (40.15%) Security Cleared
10 50 (36.50%) HTML
11 48 (35.04%) Scrum
12 47 (34.31%) Linux
13 46 (33.58%) C#
14 43 (31.39%) Big Data
15 39 (28.47%) OO
16 38 (27.74%) JUnit
16 38 (27.74%) CSS
16 38 (27.74%) Hadoop
16 38 (27.74%) Cybersecurity
17 37 (27.01%) Apache Hive
18 35 (25.55%) Apache Pig
19 34 (24.82%) DV Cleared
19 34 (24.82%) Multithreading
20 32 (23.36%) EJB
21 30 (21.90%) STL
21 30 (21.90%) J2EE
21 30 (21.90%) Objective-C
22 28 (20.44%) Node.js
23 26 (18.98%) Apple iOS

Java EE
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 35 (25.55%) Apache Pig
2 17 (12.41%) WebLogic
3 16 (11.68%) Apache
4 15 (10.95%) Confluence
5 14 (10.22%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (8.76%) Apache Spark
7 5 (3.65%) JBoss
7 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.65%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.19%) Mule
8 3 (2.19%) Mule ESB
9 2 (1.46%) CMS
9 2 (1.46%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) Firewall
1 9 (6.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.38%) HTTP
3 4 (2.92%) SSL
4 2 (1.46%) Internet
5 1 (0.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (31.39%) Big Data
2 38 (27.74%) Hadoop
3 37 (27.01%) Apache Hive
4 21 (15.33%) MongoDB
5 15 (10.95%) MySQL
6 14 (10.22%) Relational Database
7 10 (7.30%) RDBMS
8 9 (6.57%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.92%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (27.74%) JUnit
2 25 (18.25%) Git (software)
3 24 (17.52%) Jenkins
4 19 (13.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (13.87%) Bitbucket
4 19 (13.87%) JIRA
5 15 (10.95%) EasyMock
6 11 (8.03%) Mockito
7 9 (6.57%) Maven
8 7 (5.11%) Eclipse
9 6 (4.38%) Selenium
10 5 (3.65%) NUnit
11 4 (2.92%) CodeSonar
11 4 (2.92%) git-flow
11 4 (2.92%) Moq
11 4 (2.92%) Robot Framework
11 4 (2.92%) TestNG
12 3 (2.19%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.73%) Ant
13 1 (0.73%) NetBeans
General
1 21 (15.33%) Games
2 9 (6.57%) Finance
2 9 (6.57%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.84%) Advertising
4 4 (2.92%) Retail
5 3 (2.19%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.19%) Electronics
5 3 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (48.91%) Software Engineer
2 49 (35.77%) Developer
3 44 (32.12%) Java Developer
4 37 (27.01%) Java Engineer
4 37 (27.01%) Java Software Engineer
5 16 (11.68%) Senior Developer
6 15 (10.95%) Consultant
6 15 (10.95%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (10.95%) Software Consultant
7 11 (8.03%) Project Manager
8 10 (7.30%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (7.30%) Technical Manager
8 10 (7.30%) Technical Project Manager
9 9 (6.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 8 (5.84%) C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (5.84%) Graduate
10 8 (5.84%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 8 (5.84%) Python Software Engineer
10 8 (5.84%) Software Developer
11 7 (5.11%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (64.96%) Spring
2 64 (46.72%) Hibernate
3 50 (36.50%) HTML
4 38 (27.74%) CSS
5 32 (23.36%) EJB
6 30 (21.90%) J2EE
6 30 (21.90%) STL
7 28 (20.44%) Node.js
8 24 (17.52%) .NET
8 24 (17.52%) HTML5
9 22 (16.06%) JSF
10 20 (14.60%) Web Services
11 18 (13.14%) AngularJS
12 16 (11.68%) jQuery
13 15 (10.95%) CSS3
13 15 (10.95%) LAMP
14 14 (10.22%) Apache Camel
14 14 (10.22%) Middleware
14 14 (10.22%) SOAP
14 14 (10.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Wiki
2 11 (8.03%) PKI
3 5 (3.65%) Cybercrime
4 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (34.31%) Linux
2 26 (18.98%) Android
2 26 (18.98%) Apple iOS
3 16 (11.68%) Unix
4 15 (10.95%) CentOS
4 15 (10.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.92%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (70.80%) Software Engineering
2 91 (66.42%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (35.04%) Scrum
4 39 (28.47%) OO
5 38 (27.74%) Cybersecurity
6 34 (24.82%) Multithreading
7 26 (18.98%) Mentoring
8 25 (18.25%) DevOps
9 22 (16.06%) Mobile Development
9 22 (16.06%) OOD
9 22 (16.06%) User Stories
10 21 (15.33%) Coaching
11 19 (13.87%) MVC
11 19 (13.87%) Open Source
12 17 (12.41%) SDLC
13 15 (10.95%) ITIL
13 15 (10.95%) Reverse Engineering
13 15 (10.95%) Service Delivery
14 14 (10.22%) Data Analytics
14 14 (10.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 136 (99.27%) Java
2 68 (49.64%) C++
3 62 (45.26%) JavaScript
3 62 (45.26%) Python
4 57 (41.61%) C
5 46 (33.58%) C#
6 30 (21.90%) Objective-C
7 23 (16.79%) SQL
8 18 (13.14%) Ruby
9 15 (10.95%) Perl
10 6 (4.38%) PHP
11 4 (2.92%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.92%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.92%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.92%) VB
12 3 (2.19%) Scala
13 1 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 55 (40.15%) Security Cleared
2 34 (24.82%) DV Cleared
3 14 (10.22%) Degree
4 13 (9.49%) CCNA
4 13 (9.49%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (9.49%) CISSP
4 13 (9.49%) GIAC
4 13 (9.49%) Linux+ Certification
4 13 (9.49%) MCSE
4 13 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (9.49%) Network+ Certification
4 13 (9.49%) SANS
4 13 (9.49%) SSCP
5 8 (5.84%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (5.84%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.84%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.30%) Hyper-V
1 10 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.84%) Docker
3 4 (2.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.92%) Puppet
1 4 (2.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (13.14%) Oracle
2 15 (10.95%) Red Hat
3 10 (7.30%) VMware
4 9 (6.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.92%) Serena
6 3 (2.19%) SAP
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