The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 57 45
Rank change year-on-year +21 -12  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 8 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.59% 2.33% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.34% 4.71% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 22
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.97%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 109 297 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 35.28% 49.50% 45.18%
Number of salaries quoted 102 269 229
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

J2EE
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for J2EE in Suffolk

J2EE
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 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
Ipswich +24 4 £43,750 -20.45%
J2EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (63.64%) Tomcat
3 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (54.55%) Maven
4 18 (54.55%) Ant
4 18 (54.55%) GlassFish
4 18 (54.55%) Gradle
5 17 (51.52%) JUnit
6 16 (48.48%) Windows
6 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
6 16 (48.48%) Windows 7
6 16 (48.48%) Hudson
7 15 (45.45%) Confluence
7 15 (45.45%) JIRA
8 14 (42.42%) SQL
8 14 (42.42%) SDLC
9 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
9 13 (39.39%) RDBMS
9 13 (39.39%) Data Analysis
10 7 (21.21%) Web Services
11 6 (18.18%) TDD
12 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
13 4 (12.12%) REST
13 4 (12.12%) Finance
13 4 (12.12%) Java EE
13 4 (12.12%) SOAP
13 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
13 4 (12.12%) .NET

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 21 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 18 (54.55%) GlassFish
3 15 (45.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) RDBMS
1 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Ant
1 18 (54.55%) Gradle
1 18 (54.55%) Maven
2 17 (51.52%) JUnit
3 16 (48.48%) Hudson
3 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
4 15 (45.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) jMock
5 1 (3.03%) Mockito
5 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Games
4 2 (6.06%) Local Government
5 1 (3.03%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Developer
1 29 (87.88%) Java Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Systems Developer
3 8 (24.24%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Systems Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Java Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Lead Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) J2EE Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SDLC Manager
7 1 (3.03%) SDLC Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
2 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) Java EE
2 4 (12.12%) REST
2 4 (12.12%) SOAP
3 3 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) Spring
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.03%) JPA
5 1 (3.03%) Node.js
5 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.03%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Online Games
3 2 (6.06%) PMI
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
1 16 (48.48%) Windows 7
1 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) SDLC
3 13 (39.39%) Data Analysis
4 6 (18.18%) TDD
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.06%) CRM
7 2 (6.06%) Economics
7 2 (6.06%) Microservices
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Prototyping
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) SOA
7 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.03%) API Development
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.03%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.03%) MVC
8 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Groovy
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Scala
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft