Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 76 54
Rank change year-on-year +11 -22 -6
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 34 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.52% 2.04% 3.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.25% 4.42% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 25
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.77% +1.56% +21.90%
10th Percentile £35,750 £42,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £95,000 £80,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -21.74% +15.00%

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 412 452 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 42.65% 46.22% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 332 379 283
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £74,875 £67,500 £76,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (97.06%) SQL
3 31 (91.18%) Spring
4 26 (76.47%) Oracle
4 26 (76.47%) Web Services
5 23 (67.65%) Tomcat
5 23 (67.65%) Relational Database
6 21 (61.76%) MVC
6 21 (61.76%) Git (software)
7 18 (52.94%) WebSphere
7 18 (52.94%) Hibernate
8 16 (47.06%) Eclipse
8 16 (47.06%) Linux
8 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
9 15 (44.12%) XML
9 15 (44.12%) jQuery
10 14 (41.18%) Groovy
10 14 (41.18%) JIRA
10 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
10 14 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (41.18%) Rational Team Concert
10 14 (41.18%) IBM
10 14 (41.18%) Scrum
10 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (38.24%) TDD
12 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
12 10 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (26.47%) SDLC
13 9 (26.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database

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 23 (67.65%) Tomcat
2 18 (52.94%) WebSphere
3 9 (26.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (17.65%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
7 3 (8.82%) JBoss
8 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) Relational Database
2 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (61.76%) Git (software)
2 16 (47.06%) Eclipse
3 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 14 (41.18%) JIRA
3 14 (41.18%) Rational Team Concert
4 6 (17.65%) Maven
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Czech Language
2 1 (2.94%) French Language
2 1 (2.94%) German Language
2 1 (2.94%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 25 (73.53%) Senior Developer
3 23 (67.65%) Java Developer
4 22 (64.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) Spring
2 26 (76.47%) Web Services
3 18 (52.94%) Hibernate
4 15 (44.12%) jQuery
4 15 (44.12%) XML
5 9 (26.47%) JSP
5 9 (26.47%) RESTful
5 9 (26.47%) SOAP
6 8 (23.53%) HTML
6 8 (23.53%) HTML5
6 8 (23.53%) WSDL
6 8 (23.53%) XSD
7 7 (20.59%) Java EE
7 7 (20.59%) Spring MVC
8 6 (17.65%) DOM
8 6 (17.65%) Java SE
8 6 (17.65%) JAXB
8 6 (17.65%) SAX
8 6 (17.65%) Spring Boot
9 5 (14.71%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) MVC
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Scrum
3 13 (38.24%) TDD
4 10 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (26.47%) SDLC
5 9 (26.47%) SOA
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (23.53%) Line Management
6 8 (23.53%) Pair Programming
6 8 (23.53%) Proactive Monitoring
7 7 (20.59%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (17.65%) OO
9 5 (14.71%) BDD
9 5 (14.71%) Front End Development
9 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
9 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
9 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting
9 5 (14.71%) Test Strategy
9 5 (14.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (97.06%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) Groovy
4 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
5 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Oracle
2 14 (41.18%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) AppDynamics
3 2 (5.88%) New Relic
3 2 (5.88%) Sybase
4 1 (2.94%) VocaLink