Period
to 20 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 64 40
Rank change year-on-year +13 -24 -23
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 41 33 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.12% 3.04% 5.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.11% 9.27% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 42
Watford median annual salary £63,750 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +20.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,750 £48,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £81,500 £70,000 £68,625
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +26.32% +3.26%

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 450 356 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 45.18% 32.78% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 406 314 210
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £25,975
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +7.53% -

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (75.61%) Web Services
3 27 (65.85%) Spring
4 24 (58.54%) XML
5 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
6 21 (51.22%) SQL
6 21 (51.22%) JSP
7 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (43.90%) SOAP
8 18 (43.90%) PL/SQL
9 17 (41.46%) HTML
9 17 (41.46%) Oracle
9 17 (41.46%) E-Commerce
10 16 (39.02%) SOA
11 15 (36.59%) XSD
11 15 (36.59%) TDD
11 15 (36.59%) REST
12 14 (34.15%) RESTful
12 14 (34.15%) Finance
13 13 (31.71%) Unix
13 13 (31.71%) Linux
13 13 (31.71%) IBM
14 12 (29.27%) EJB
14 12 (29.27%) Scrum
14 12 (29.27%) Maven
14 12 (29.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (29.27%) Oracle Database
15 11 (26.83%) SDLC
15 11 (26.83%) JSON
15 11 (26.83%) Hibernate

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 12 (29.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (21.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (21.95%) WebSphere
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (19.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (12.20%) CMS
4 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
5 4 (9.76%) Apache
5 4 (9.76%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.44%) JBoss
7 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Internet
1 8 (19.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle Database
2 9 (21.95%) MySQL
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
4 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.76%) DB2
5 4 (9.76%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Maven
2 6 (14.63%) JUnit
2 6 (14.63%) Subversion
3 4 (9.76%) Ant
3 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.76%) Log4j
3 4 (9.76%) Mockito
3 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 3 (7.32%) JIRA
5 2 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Czech Language
3 1 (2.44%) French Language
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) German Language
3 1 (2.44%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Developer
2 19 (46.34%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Software Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) IT Architect
6 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Developer
7 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce Manager
7 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce Support
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Support Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce Developer
8 2 (4.88%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Principal Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Principal Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (75.61%) Web Services
2 27 (65.85%) Spring
3 24 (58.54%) XML
4 21 (51.22%) JSP
5 18 (43.90%) SOAP
6 17 (41.46%) HTML
7 15 (36.59%) REST
7 15 (36.59%) XSD
8 14 (34.15%) RESTful
9 12 (29.27%) EJB
10 11 (26.83%) Hibernate
10 11 (26.83%) JSON
11 10 (24.39%) CSS
11 10 (24.39%) Servlets
12 8 (19.51%) HTML5
12 8 (19.51%) Java EE
12 8 (19.51%) WSDL
12 8 (19.51%) XHTML
13 7 (17.07%) XSLT
14 6 (14.63%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.88%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.44%) Fintech
4 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
1 13 (31.71%) Unix
2 8 (19.51%) Solaris
3 7 (17.07%) HPUX
4 5 (12.20%) Windows
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) E-Commerce
3 16 (39.02%) SOA
4 15 (36.59%) TDD
5 12 (29.27%) Scrum
6 11 (26.83%) SDLC
7 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (24.39%) MVC
7 10 (24.39%) Pair Programming
8 9 (21.95%) OO
8 9 (21.95%) UML
9 8 (19.51%) DNA
9 8 (19.51%) Line Management
9 8 (19.51%) Proactive Monitoring
10 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.20%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (12.20%) Defect Management
10 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
10 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
10 5 (12.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
3 21 (51.22%) SQL
4 18 (43.90%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) SLA
2 8 (19.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (4.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
2 13 (31.71%) IBM
3 5 (12.20%) Sun
4 4 (9.76%) ATG
4 4 (9.76%) Blue Martini
4 4 (9.76%) Elastic Path
5 3 (7.32%) Demandware
5 3 (7.32%) hybris
6 1 (2.44%) Interwoven