Period
to 21 January 2018

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 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 74 84
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 11 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.23% 1.77% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 5.70% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 7
Watford median annual salary £80,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00% +11.11%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -

Java EE 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 422 316 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 47.15% 31.04% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 376 283 234
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +17.02% +4.44%
10th Percentile £33,125 £32,500 £26,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £68,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

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 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Java EE in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) J2EE
2 10 (90.91%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
3 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
3 9 (81.82%) Spring
3 9 (81.82%) PL/SQL
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle
5 7 (63.64%) SLA
5 7 (63.64%) Defect Management
5 7 (63.64%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (54.55%) Web Services
6 6 (54.55%) OO
6 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
8 4 (36.36%) SDLC
8 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
8 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
8 4 (36.36%) Virtual Team
8 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (36.36%) SOA
8 4 (36.36%) UML
8 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (27.27%) IBM
9 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
9 3 (27.27%) TDD

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 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Principal Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Principal Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Middleware Architect
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) J2EE
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
2 9 (81.82%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
5 2 (18.18%) DOM
5 2 (18.18%) Java SE
5 2 (18.18%) JAXB
5 2 (18.18%) JDBC
5 2 (18.18%) JPA
5 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 2 (18.18%) JSTL
5 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) SAX
5 2 (18.18%) Servlets
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Virtual Team
2 3 (27.27%) Reference Data
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Customer Requirements
1 7 (63.64%) Defect Management
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (54.55%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
4 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 4 (36.36%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) High Availability
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) PL/SQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (18.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Demandware