Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 76 30
Rank change year-on-year +28 -46 +5
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 44 23 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.01% 2.21% 7.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.70% 5.58% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 34
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.77% - +23.81%
10th Percentile £37,750 £50,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £80,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -21.74% +9.52% +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 Watford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 376 412 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 42.82% 39.58% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 318 337 235
Watford median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £35,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £73,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +5.56%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Watford

J2EE
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for J2EE in Watford

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Watford over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Watford region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (95.45%) SQL
3 39 (88.64%) Web Services
4 35 (79.55%) Spring
5 34 (77.27%) Relational Database
6 31 (70.45%) Git (software)
7 30 (68.18%) WebSphere
8 29 (65.91%) Oracle
9 27 (61.36%) Eclipse
9 27 (61.36%) IBM
9 27 (61.36%) Hibernate
10 25 (56.82%) Linux
11 24 (54.55%) Tomcat
12 22 (50.00%) MVC
13 20 (45.45%) JIRA
13 20 (45.45%) XML
14 19 (43.18%) jQuery
14 19 (43.18%) Jenkins
14 19 (43.18%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (40.91%) JSP
15 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
16 17 (38.64%) SOAP
16 17 (38.64%) Groovy
16 17 (38.64%) Rational Team Concert
17 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
18 15 (34.09%) HTML
19 14 (31.82%) OO
20 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
21 12 (27.27%) RDBMS
21 12 (27.27%) Servlets

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 30 (68.18%) WebSphere
2 24 (54.55%) Tomcat
3 10 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (18.18%) Apache
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (13.64%) CMS
5 6 (13.64%) MQSeries
5 6 (13.64%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (4.55%) Apache Solr
7 2 (4.55%) CoreMedia CMS
7 2 (4.55%) JBoss
8 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Magento
2 2 (4.55%) Fredhopper
2 2 (4.55%) SAP Hybris
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Internet
2 6 (13.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (77.27%) Relational Database
2 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
3 12 (27.27%) RDBMS
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 7 (15.91%) DB2
6 6 (13.64%) Jackrabbit
6 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (4.55%) Endeca
7 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.27%) MySQL
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (70.45%) Git (software)
2 27 (61.36%) Eclipse
3 20 (45.45%) JIRA
4 19 (43.18%) Jenkins
5 17 (38.64%) Rational Team Concert
6 10 (22.73%) Subversion
7 9 (20.45%) JUnit
8 7 (15.91%) Ant
8 7 (15.91%) Log4j
8 7 (15.91%) Mockito
8 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Maven
10 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
10 2 (4.55%) Selenium
11 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Czech Language
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
3 1 (2.27%) German Language
3 1 (2.27%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (97.73%) Developer
2 36 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 26 (59.09%) Senior Developer
4 23 (52.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Java WebSphere Developer
6 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Junior
7 3 (6.82%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce Developer
8 2 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (88.64%) Web Services
2 35 (79.55%) Spring
3 27 (61.36%) Hibernate
4 20 (45.45%) XML
5 19 (43.18%) jQuery
6 18 (40.91%) JSP
7 17 (38.64%) SOAP
8 15 (34.09%) HTML
9 12 (27.27%) Servlets
9 12 (27.27%) XSD
10 11 (25.00%) JDBC
10 11 (25.00%) REST
11 9 (20.45%) Ajax
11 9 (20.45%) JSTL
11 9 (20.45%) Struts
11 9 (20.45%) XHTML
12 8 (18.18%) EJB
12 8 (18.18%) Java EE
12 8 (18.18%) JMS
12 8 (18.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Unix
3 6 (13.64%) HPUX
3 6 (13.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) MVC
2 14 (31.82%) OO
3 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.00%) Scrum
4 11 (25.00%) UML
5 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 10 (22.73%) TDD
6 8 (18.18%) Pair Programming
6 8 (18.18%) SDLC
6 8 (18.18%) SOA
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.91%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (15.91%) RAD
8 6 (13.64%) Line Management
8 6 (13.64%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.82%) BDD
11 3 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (95.45%) SQL
3 17 (38.64%) Groovy
4 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
6 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
6 6 (13.64%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) C#
7 1 (2.27%) C++
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (2.27%) MOM
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Oracle
2 27 (61.36%) IBM
3 9 (20.45%) hybris
4 8 (18.18%) Blue Martini
4 8 (18.18%) Demandware
4 8 (18.18%) Elastic Path
5 6 (13.64%) ATG
6 2 (4.55%) Adobe
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.27%) New Relic
7 1 (2.27%) Sybase
7 1 (2.27%) VocaLink