Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 63 22
Rank change year-on-year +20 -41 -4
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 51 31 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.47% 2.92% 7.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.69% 8.52% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 47
Watford median annual salary £44,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.31% +23.81% +10.53%
10th Percentile £35,750 £55,000 £37,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +31.58% -

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 402 364 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 43.09% 34.27% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 359 304 210
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £29,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 51 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (86.27%) Web Services
3 35 (68.63%) SQL
3 35 (68.63%) Spring
4 32 (62.75%) JSP
5 31 (60.78%) XML
6 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
7 27 (52.94%) SOAP
8 25 (49.02%) HTML
9 23 (45.10%) IBM
9 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (43.14%) E-Commerce
11 21 (41.18%) XSD
11 21 (41.18%) Relational Database
12 20 (39.22%) REST
12 20 (39.22%) Linux
12 20 (39.22%) Oracle
12 20 (39.22%) TDD
12 20 (39.22%) WebSphere
13 18 (35.29%) Git (software)
13 18 (35.29%) Scrum
13 18 (35.29%) Servlets
13 18 (35.29%) RESTful
14 17 (33.33%) PL/SQL
14 17 (33.33%) EJB
14 17 (33.33%) SOA
14 17 (33.33%) OO
14 17 (33.33%) MVC
15 16 (31.37%) JSON
15 16 (31.37%) Unix

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 20 (39.22%) WebSphere
2 14 (27.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (25.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 13 (25.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (21.57%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (21.57%) Tomcat
5 9 (17.65%) Apache
6 7 (13.73%) CMS
6 7 (13.73%) MQSeries
7 5 (9.80%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
9 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
9 2 (3.92%) CoreMedia CMS
Business Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Magento
2 2 (3.92%) Fredhopper
2 2 (3.92%) SAP Hybris
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) Internet
2 11 (21.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (41.18%) Relational Database
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle Database
3 13 (25.49%) RDBMS
4 11 (21.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (17.65%) MySQL
6 8 (15.69%) DB2
7 7 (13.73%) Jackrabbit
8 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (3.92%) Endeca
10 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 14 (27.45%) Eclipse
3 13 (25.49%) Maven
4 11 (21.57%) JIRA
4 11 (21.57%) Subversion
5 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
5 10 (19.61%) JUnit
6 8 (15.69%) Ant
6 8 (15.69%) Log4j
6 8 (15.69%) Mockito
6 8 (15.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Rational Team Concert
8 3 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.92%) Selenium
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (84.31%) Developer
2 28 (54.90%) Java Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
5 10 (19.61%) WebSphere Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Java WebSphere Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Junior
7 5 (9.80%) Junior Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Junior Java Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Architect
8 4 (7.84%) IT Architect
9 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce Support
9 3 (5.88%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Principal Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Principal Java Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (86.27%) Web Services
2 35 (68.63%) Spring
3 32 (62.75%) JSP
4 31 (60.78%) XML
5 27 (52.94%) SOAP
6 25 (49.02%) HTML
7 21 (41.18%) XSD
8 20 (39.22%) REST
9 18 (35.29%) RESTful
9 18 (35.29%) Servlets
10 17 (33.33%) EJB
11 16 (31.37%) JSON
12 15 (29.41%) Hibernate
13 14 (27.45%) JDBC
13 14 (27.45%) XHTML
14 11 (21.57%) HTML5
14 11 (21.57%) JSTL
14 11 (21.57%) WSDL
15 10 (19.61%) jQuery
15 10 (19.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Linux
2 16 (31.37%) Unix
3 10 (19.61%) HPUX
3 10 (19.61%) Solaris
4 4 (7.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) E-Commerce
3 20 (39.22%) TDD
4 18 (35.29%) Scrum
5 17 (33.33%) MVC
5 17 (33.33%) OO
5 17 (33.33%) SOA
6 15 (29.41%) Pair Programming
6 15 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (25.49%) SDLC
9 11 (21.57%) Line Management
9 11 (21.57%) Proactive Monitoring
9 11 (21.57%) UML
10 8 (15.69%) RAD
11 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (11.76%) DNA
13 4 (7.84%) Change Management
13 4 (7.84%) ITIL
13 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (68.63%) SQL
3 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
4 17 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.73%) Perl
6 5 (9.80%) Groovy
7 1 (1.96%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) QA
2 6 (11.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (5.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) IBM
2 20 (39.22%) Oracle
3 10 (19.61%) hybris
4 9 (17.65%) Blue Martini
4 9 (17.65%) Demandware
4 9 (17.65%) Elastic Path
5 7 (13.73%) ATG
6 4 (7.84%) Sun
7 2 (3.92%) Adobe
7 2 (3.92%) SAP