Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 82 92
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 30 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.68% 0.78% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.06% 2.86% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 19
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% +35.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +15.79%

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 425 280 426
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 37.91% 27.21% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 351 222 314
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% +19.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,350 £28,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,250 £67,125
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Java EE in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (76.67%) XML
4 19 (63.33%) Web Services
5 17 (56.67%) SQL
5 17 (56.67%) Hibernate
5 17 (56.67%) Spring
6 15 (50.00%) Finance
7 13 (43.33%) TDD
7 13 (43.33%) Scrum
7 13 (43.33%) J2EE
7 13 (43.33%) Oracle
7 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
7 13 (43.33%) HTML
7 13 (43.33%) CSS
8 12 (40.00%) PL/SQL
8 12 (40.00%) SOA
8 12 (40.00%) Java SE
8 12 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (36.67%) Degree
9 11 (36.67%) WebLogic
10 10 (33.33%) Ajax
11 9 (30.00%) RESTful
12 8 (26.67%) Maven
12 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
12 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
13 7 (23.33%) jQuery
13 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
13 7 (23.33%) Demandware
13 7 (23.33%) Web Application Development

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 12 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (36.67%) WebLogic
3 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (23.33%) JBoss
5 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (13.33%) GlassFish
6 4 (13.33%) MQSeries
6 4 (13.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (13.33%) IaaS
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Internet
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (13.33%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
1 8 (26.67%) Maven
2 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 23 (76.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce Developer
6 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 6 (20.00%) PHP Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Principal Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Principal Java Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
8 4 (13.33%) Architect
8 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (13.33%) Lead Architect
9 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 3 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
10 2 (6.67%) HTML Developer
10 2 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) XML
2 19 (63.33%) Web Services
3 17 (56.67%) Hibernate
3 17 (56.67%) Spring
4 13 (43.33%) CSS
4 13 (43.33%) HTML
4 13 (43.33%) J2EE
5 12 (40.00%) Java SE
6 10 (33.33%) Ajax
7 9 (30.00%) RESTful
8 7 (23.33%) DHTML
8 7 (23.33%) jQuery
9 4 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (13.33%) DOM
9 4 (13.33%) EJB
9 4 (13.33%) JDBC
9 4 (13.33%) JMS
9 4 (13.33%) JSP
9 4 (13.33%) Servlets
9 4 (13.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (13.33%) PMI
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) Fintech
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Scrum
2 13 (43.33%) TDD
3 12 (40.00%) SOA
4 7 (23.33%) Defect Management
4 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (23.33%) Software Delivery
4 7 (23.33%) Web Application Development
5 6 (20.00%) OO
6 5 (16.67%) Web Development
7 4 (13.33%) Coaching
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (13.33%) High Availability
7 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.33%) Migration
7 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
8 2 (6.67%) Information Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (23.33%) PHP
6 4 (13.33%) Apex Code
6 4 (13.33%) AWK
6 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (13.33%) AWS Certification
3 4 (13.33%) Master's Degree
3 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (13.33%) MOM
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Demandware
3 4 (13.33%) ATG
3 4 (13.33%) hybris
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com