The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 59 54
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 14 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.51% 0.18% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.18% 0.66% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 10
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% +18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

Java EE 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 195 152 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 34.95% 27.34% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 166 113 168
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing Java EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Watford

Java EE
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE in Watford.

Salary trend for Java EE in Watford

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Watford over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Java EE in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (88.46%) Spring
3 22 (84.62%) Hibernate
4 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (73.08%) Finance
5 19 (73.08%) SQL
5 19 (73.08%) XML
6 17 (65.38%) Web Services
7 12 (46.15%) J2EE
8 11 (42.31%) SOA
8 11 (42.31%) TDD
9 9 (34.62%) Scrum
9 9 (34.62%) Oracle
9 9 (34.62%) PL/SQL
9 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
10 8 (30.77%) CSS
10 8 (30.77%) JSP
10 8 (30.77%) HTML
10 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
10 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
10 8 (30.77%) SOAP
10 8 (30.77%) OO
10 8 (30.77%) Maven
10 8 (30.77%) RESTful
10 8 (30.77%) REST
10 8 (30.77%) HTML5
10 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
11 7 (26.92%) Java SE
11 7 (26.92%) JSTL
11 7 (26.92%) Tomcat

Java EE
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 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
2 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
3 6 (23.08%) JBoss
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
1 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Maven
2 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
1 20 (76.92%) Java Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Principal Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Principal Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
6 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Agile Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) Spring
2 22 (84.62%) Hibernate
3 19 (73.08%) XML
4 17 (65.38%) Web Services
5 12 (46.15%) J2EE
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) HTML5
6 8 (30.77%) JSP
6 8 (30.77%) REST
6 8 (30.77%) RESTful
6 8 (30.77%) SOAP
7 7 (26.92%) Java SE
7 7 (26.92%) JSTL
7 7 (26.92%) Servlets
8 6 (23.08%) Ajax
9 5 (19.23%) GWT
10 4 (15.38%) CSS3
10 4 (15.38%) JSON
10 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (15.38%) PMI
2 2 (7.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) SOA
2 11 (42.31%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) BPR
5 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
5 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) OOD
5 5 (19.23%) UML
6 4 (15.38%) Coaching
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) High Availability
6 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
9 1 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (3.85%) Presales
9 1 (3.85%) Release Management
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) PL/SQL
4 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
6 4 (15.38%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (15.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
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