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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 31 20
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 21 29 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.70% 4.97% 11.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 23.02% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 27
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £74,000 £66,000
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 Watford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 196 126 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 34.57% 21.58% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 164 94 160
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Watford

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 Watford region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (65.71%) Spring
2 23 (65.71%) SQL
3 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (57.14%) XML
5 18 (51.43%) Oracle
6 17 (48.57%) Hibernate
7 16 (45.71%) Finance
8 13 (37.14%) PL/SQL
9 10 (28.57%) Unix
9 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
9 10 (28.57%) SDLC
10 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
10 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
10 9 (25.71%) IBM
10 9 (25.71%) UML
10 9 (25.71%) Web Services
10 9 (25.71%) Java EE
11 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
11 8 (22.86%) TDD
11 8 (22.86%) OO
11 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (20.00%) Coaching
12 7 (20.00%) Banking
13 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (17.14%) Maven
13 6 (17.14%) Apache
13 6 (17.14%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (17.14%) Solaris
13 6 (17.14%) Linux

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 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
3 6 (17.14%) Apache
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (11.43%) JBoss
6 3 (8.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (8.57%) CMS
6 3 (8.57%) MQSeries
6 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
6 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (2.86%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
1 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.57%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (8.57%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Maven
2 4 (11.43%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
3 3 (8.57%) JUnit
3 3 (8.57%) Log4j
3 3 (8.57%) Mockito
3 3 (8.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (5.71%) Ant
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.86%) JMeter
5 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.86%) The Grinder
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
2 29 (82.86%) Java Developer
3 19 (54.29%) Senior Developer
4 18 (51.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (37.14%) J2EE Developer
6 12 (34.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (20.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 7 (20.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (17.14%) Agile Developer
8 6 (17.14%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
9 5 (14.29%) Hybris Developer
9 5 (14.29%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 5 (14.29%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
10 3 (8.57%) Middleware Engineer
10 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
10 3 (8.57%) Unix Developer
11 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (5.71%) Principal Developer
11 2 (5.71%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) Spring
2 20 (57.14%) XML
3 17 (48.57%) Hibernate
4 9 (25.71%) Java EE
4 9 (25.71%) Web Services
5 6 (17.14%) REST
6 5 (14.29%) Apache Camel
6 5 (14.29%) JDBC
6 5 (14.29%) JSP
6 5 (14.29%) Middleware
6 5 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (14.29%) SOAP
7 3 (8.57%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (8.57%) EJB
7 3 (8.57%) JMS
7 3 (8.57%) JPA
7 3 (8.57%) JSON
7 3 (8.57%) Spring Security
7 3 (8.57%) XSD
7 3 (8.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Virtual Team
2 3 (8.57%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Unix
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Solaris
3 3 (8.57%) HPUX
4 1 (2.86%) AIX
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) SDLC
3 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
3 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.71%) UML
4 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (22.86%) OO
4 8 (22.86%) TDD
5 7 (20.00%) Coaching
6 6 (17.14%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (17.14%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
7 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (14.29%) SOA
7 5 (14.29%) System Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
8 4 (11.43%) High Availability
8 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (65.71%) SQL
3 13 (37.14%) PL/SQL
4 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) Jython
5 3 (8.57%) Python
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) AWK
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (5.71%) MOM
2 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) IBM
3 5 (14.29%) hybris
4 3 (8.57%) AppDynamics
4 3 (8.57%) ATG
4 3 (8.57%) Blue Martini
4 3 (8.57%) New Relic
4 3 (8.57%) Sybase
4 3 (8.57%) Talend
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