Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 50 51
Rank change year-on-year -25 +1 -22
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 20 38 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.06% 3.72% 5.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.54% 12.42% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 42
Watford median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% +18.10% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £53,750 £44,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £80,000 £68,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -21.74% +15.00% +5.26%

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 441 306 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 45.32% 29.94% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 380 281 270
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) XML
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Spring
4 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (60.00%) Oracle
5 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
5 11 (55.00%) Web Services
5 11 (55.00%) Finance
5 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (50.00%) UML
7 8 (40.00%) OO
8 7 (35.00%) SLA
8 7 (35.00%) JUnit
8 7 (35.00%) Subversion
8 7 (35.00%) Ajax
8 7 (35.00%) Java EE
9 6 (30.00%) EJB
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
9 6 (30.00%) Defect Management
9 6 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (25.00%) REST
10 5 (25.00%) IBM
10 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (25.00%) Linux
10 5 (25.00%) Unix
10 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
10 5 (25.00%) XSLT

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 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (20.00%) CMS
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (15.00%) Apache
3 3 (15.00%) MQSeries
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (15.00%) DB2
2 3 (15.00%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JUnit
1 7 (35.00%) Subversion
2 5 (25.00%) Maven
3 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.00%) Ant
4 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 3 (15.00%) Log4j
4 3 (15.00%) Mockito
4 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Czech Language
3 1 (5.00%) French Language
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) German Language
3 1 (5.00%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
1 18 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) XML
2 13 (65.00%) Spring
3 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (55.00%) Web Services
5 7 (35.00%) Ajax
5 7 (35.00%) Java EE
6 6 (30.00%) EJB
7 5 (25.00%) REST
7 5 (25.00%) XSLT
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) SOAP
9 3 (15.00%) JDBC
9 3 (15.00%) JMS
9 3 (15.00%) JSON
9 3 (15.00%) JSP
9 3 (15.00%) JSTL
9 3 (15.00%) Servlets
9 3 (15.00%) Struts
9 3 (15.00%) XHTML
9 3 (15.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Fintech
1 3 (15.00%) Reference Data
1 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (15.00%) HPUX
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) UML
3 8 (40.00%) OO
4 6 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (30.00%) Defect Management
5 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (20.00%) DNA
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) SOA
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (15.00%) RAD
7 3 (15.00%) SDLC
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) TDD
8 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) ATG
3 3 (15.00%) Blue Martini
3 3 (15.00%) Elastic Path
4 2 (10.00%) Demandware
4 2 (10.00%) hybris
5 1 (5.00%) Interwoven
5 1 (5.00%) Sun