The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 94 95 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -46
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 3321 3244 5932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.74% 2.92% 4.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% 7.27% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2715 2759 5118
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -5.68%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

J2EE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE within the UK.

J2EE Salary Trend in the UK

J2EE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

J2EE Salary Histogram in the UK

J2EE
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +1 3076 £50,000 +5.26% 319
London -22 1262 £57,500 +4.54% 140
South East -17 567 £50,000 +11.11% 50
Yorkshire +19 342 £40,000 - 33
City of London -18 321 £60,000 +9.09% 42
East of England +6 261 £47,500 +11.76% 25
West Yorkshire +36 227 £40,250 +0.62% 22
North West +2 227 £42,500 +18.05% 31
Leeds +41 211 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Manchester +2 157 £42,500 +21.42% 20
South West +4 155 £40,000 - 14
Berkshire -17 148 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Hertfordshire 0 135 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Scotland -24 135 £40,000 -3.61% 26
East Midlands +21 128 £37,500 +5.63% 14
Surrey -18 121 £47,500 +9.19% 17
North Yorkshire +4 111 £40,000 -5.88% 8
West Midlands -9 103 £44,000 +17.33% 8
Hampshire +20 91 £52,500 +23.52% 8
West Sussex +2 83 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Glasgow -25 67 £42,250 -6.11% 11
Nottinghamshire +34 64 £57,500 +32.18% 10
Nottingham +38 63 £59,000 +35.63% 8
Wales +13 59 £40,783 +22.24% 6
Cambridgeshire +1 56 £45,000 +9.75% 8
York -1 56 £40,000 - 4
Gloucestershire +17 55 £40,000 -13.04% 3
South Wales +11 54 £40,000 +19.90% 5
Edinburgh -21 52 £35,947 -13.38% 7
Buckinghamshire 0 51 £50,000 +5.26% 3

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 6140 (93.43%) Java
2 2952 (44.92%) Spring
3 2562 (38.98%) SQL
4 2483 (37.78%) Oracle
5 2265 (34.46%) Hibernate
6 1879 (28.59%) JavaScript
7 1834 (27.91%) HTML
8 1749 (26.61%) XML
9 1532 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
10 1503 (22.87%) Web Services
11 1442 (21.94%) Finance
12 1401 (21.32%) Tomcat
13 1276 (19.42%) JSP
14 1256 (19.11%) Linux
15 1210 (18.41%) CSS
16 1190 (18.11%) TDD
17 1142 (17.38%) Scrum
18 1127 (17.15%) Degree
19 1116 (16.98%) UNIX
20 978 (14.88%) OO
21 965 (14.68%) E-Commerce
22 948 (14.42%) Maven
23 937 (14.26%) Software Engineering
24 908 (13.82%) WebLogic
25 901 (13.71%) MVC
26 897 (13.65%) JBoss
27 895 (13.62%) WebSphere
28 890 (13.54%) Struts
29 860 (13.09%) SQL Server
30 821 (12.49%) Java EE

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1401 (21.32%) Tomcat
2 908 (13.82%) WebLogic
3 895 (13.62%) WebSphere
4 716 (10.89%) Apache
5 306 (4.66%) WebSphere Application Server
6 193 (2.94%) CMS
7 161 (2.45%) IIS
7 161 (2.45%) Apache Solr
8 113 (1.72%) Jetty
9 111 (1.69%) Adobe CQ
10 106 (1.61%) MQSeries
11 86 (1.31%) WebSphere Process Server
12 85 (1.29%) GlassFish
13 76 (1.16%) Alfresco
14 75 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
15 67 (1.02%) Liferay
16 54 (0.82%) WebLogic Portal
17 52 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
18 51 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 51 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 182 (2.77%) MS Excel
2 98 (1.49%) MS Office
3 32 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 30 (0.46%) MS Project
5 29 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.15%) FastStats
8 8 (0.12%) GIMP
8 8 (0.12%) Stata
9 5 (0.076%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.030%) Mingle
10 2 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.030%) SPSS
11 1 (0.015%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.015%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 61 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
2 39 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
3 37 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
4 27 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 26 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 25 (0.38%) Magento
7 23 (0.35%) SAP xMII
8 21 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
9 20 (0.30%) Maximo
10 19 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
11 12 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 11 (0.17%) Summit
12 11 (0.17%) SunGard APT
12 11 (0.17%) FastVal
13 10 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
14 9 (0.14%) HFM
15 8 (0.12%) Temenos T24
15 8 (0.12%) TIBCO iProcess
15 8 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
15 8 (0.12%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 145 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (1.93%) SaaS
3 112 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
4 53 (0.81%) GitHub
5 47 (0.72%) IaaS
6 43 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 33 (0.50%) Force.com
8 32 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (0.29%) Google App Engine
10 17 (0.26%) PaaS
11 15 (0.23%) Amazon S3
12 12 (0.18%) Heroku
13 11 (0.17%) Engine Yard
14 7 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
15 5 (0.076%) Amazon SQS
16 1 (0.015%) Google Apps
16 1 (0.015%) Route 53
16 1 (0.015%) Trello
16 1 (0.015%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.015%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 385 (5.86%) HTTP
2 352 (5.36%) Internet
3 212 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 130 (1.98%) SAN
5 81 (1.23%) LDAP
6 74 (1.13%) SSL
7 61 (0.93%) NAS
8 58 (0.88%) Firewall
9 56 (0.85%) DNS
9 56 (0.85%) Intranet
10 52 (0.79%) FTP
11 38 (0.58%) DHCP
12 37 (0.56%) SNMP
13 36 (0.55%) Broadband
14 32 (0.49%) Network Security
15 30 (0.46%) SSH
16 20 (0.30%) HTTPS
17 17 (0.26%) VLAN
18 16 (0.24%) AMQP
18 16 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 860 (13.09%) SQL Server
2 814 (12.39%) MySQL
3 791 (12.04%) Relational Database
4 525 (7.99%) RDBMS
5 461 (7.01%) Oracle Database
6 373 (5.68%) DB2
7 294 (4.47%) NoSQL
8 291 (4.43%) MongoDB
9 214 (3.26%) Big Data
10 139 (2.12%) Hadoop
10 139 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 105 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
12 99 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
13 84 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
14 67 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
15 62 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
16 45 (0.68%) InterSystems Cache
17 43 (0.65%) Apache Hive
17 43 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
18 41 (0.62%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 948 (14.42%) Maven
2 810 (12.33%) Eclipse
3 804 (12.23%) JUnit
4 737 (11.21%) Subversion
5 477 (7.26%) Ant
6 311 (4.73%) Hudson
7 305 (4.64%) Git (software)
8 268 (4.08%) Selenium
9 262 (3.99%) Jenkins
10 259 (3.94%) JIRA
11 82 (1.25%) Mockito
12 71 (1.08%) Gradle
13 66 (1.00%) ClearCase
14 65 (0.99%) Rational Application Developer
15 63 (0.96%) Cucumber
16 59 (0.90%) Mercurial
17 55 (0.84%) JMeter
18 50 (0.76%) TeamCity
18 50 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
19 47 (0.72%) jMock
General
1 1442 (21.94%) Finance
2 579 (8.81%) Banking
3 382 (5.81%) Retail
4 220 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 210 (3.20%) Games
6 165 (2.51%) Investment Banking
7 142 (2.16%) Marketing
8 113 (1.72%) Publishing
9 99 (1.51%) Manufacturing
10 94 (1.43%) Back Office
11 77 (1.17%) Front Office
12 73 (1.11%) Advertising
13 72 (1.10%) Financial Institution
14 59 (0.90%) Automotive
15 55 (0.84%) French Language
16 46 (0.70%) Legal
17 32 (0.49%) Billing
18 27 (0.41%) German Language
19 21 (0.32%) Music Industry
20 20 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 3991 (60.73%) Developer
2 3385 (51.51%) Java Developer
3 1300 (19.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1097 (16.69%) Senior Developer
5 987 (15.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 741 (11.28%) Architect
7 520 (7.91%) J2EE Developer
8 435 (6.62%) Analyst
9 338 (5.14%) Consultant
10 330 (5.02%) Software Engineer
11 257 (3.91%) Programmer
12 252 (3.83%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
13 226 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
14 209 (3.18%) Java Programmer
15 203 (3.09%) Software Developer
16 185 (2.81%) Technical Architect
17 181 (2.75%) Junior
18 177 (2.69%) Support Analyst
19 170 (2.59%) Java Architect
20 167 (2.54%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2952 (44.92%) Spring
2 2265 (34.46%) Hibernate
3 1834 (27.91%) HTML
4 1749 (26.61%) XML
5 1503 (22.87%) Web Services
6 1276 (19.42%) JSP
7 1210 (18.41%) CSS
8 890 (13.54%) Struts
9 821 (12.49%) Java EE
10 778 (11.84%) Servlets
11 673 (10.24%) jQuery
12 666 (10.13%) .NET
13 644 (9.80%) SOAP
14 633 (9.63%) Ajax
15 602 (9.16%) JMS
16 554 (8.43%) EJB
17 513 (7.81%) XSLT
18 492 (7.49%) Middleware
19 491 (7.47%) JSF
20 483 (7.35%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 530 (8.06%) Computer Science
2 447 (6.80%) Open Source
3 435 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
4 185 (2.81%) Mobile App
5 139 (2.12%) Mathematics
6 116 (1.77%) N-Tier
7 110 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 98 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 94 (1.43%) Clustering
10 88 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 77 (1.17%) iPhone
12 74 (1.13%) Derivative
13 73 (1.11%) Social Media
14 72 (1.10%) Fixed Income
15 58 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
16 56 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
17 55 (0.84%) Statistics
18 51 (0.78%) Digital Media
19 49 (0.75%) Visualisation
20 48 (0.73%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1256 (19.11%) Linux
2 1116 (16.98%) UNIX
3 626 (9.53%) Windows
4 243 (3.70%) Solaris
5 204 (3.10%) Android
6 172 (2.62%) AIX
7 170 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 131 (1.99%) Apple iOS
9 67 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 56 (0.85%) Debian
11 47 (0.72%) Ubuntu
12 37 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 34 (0.52%) HPUX
14 32 (0.49%) CentOS
15 25 (0.38%) Mac OS
16 24 (0.37%) SUSE
17 14 (0.21%) Windows Phone
17 14 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
18 9 (0.14%) Windows NT
19 8 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1532 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1190 (18.11%) TDD
3 1142 (17.38%) Scrum
4 978 (14.88%) OO
5 965 (14.68%) E-Commerce
6 937 (14.26%) Software Engineering
7 901 (13.71%) MVC
8 761 (11.58%) SOA
9 706 (10.74%) UML
10 581 (8.84%) Unit Testing
11 574 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
12 420 (6.39%) Web Development
13 402 (6.12%) Project Management
14 385 (5.86%) Multithreading
15 304 (4.63%) ITIL
16 300 (4.56%) OOD
17 293 (4.46%) BDD
18 254 (3.86%) Workflow
19 249 (3.79%) OOP
20 248 (3.77%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 6140 (93.43%) Java
2 2562 (38.98%) SQL
3 1879 (28.59%) JavaScript
4 458 (6.97%) PL/SQL
5 420 (6.39%) C++
6 409 (6.22%) C#
7 335 (5.10%) Perl
8 303 (4.61%) PHP
9 251 (3.82%) Python
10 227 (3.45%) C
11 222 (3.38%) Scala
12 220 (3.35%) Groovy
13 209 (3.18%) Ruby
14 199 (3.03%) Shell Script
15 166 (2.53%) Bash Shell
16 70 (1.07%) T-SQL
17 61 (0.93%) XPath
18 55 (0.84%) Objective-C
19 49 (0.75%) ActionScript
20 42 (0.64%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1127 (17.15%) Degree
2 168 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 89 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 60 (0.91%) DV Cleared
5 57 (0.87%) Sun Certification
6 41 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 32 (0.49%) PhD
8 28 (0.43%) OCPJP
9 25 (0.38%) PMI Certification
10 23 (0.35%) HND
11 19 (0.29%) PMP
12 16 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
12 16 (0.24%) ISEB
13 14 (0.21%) ISTQB
14 10 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (0.14%) RHCE
15 9 (0.14%) OCMJD
16 6 (0.091%) OCP
17 5 (0.076%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 4 (0.061%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 335 (5.10%) QA
2 63 (0.96%) HL7
3 27 (0.41%) SLA
4 14 (0.21%) ISO 8583
5 12 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.091%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.091%) COBIT
7 5 (0.076%) Basel III
7 5 (0.076%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.046%) MiFID
9 2 (0.030%) JTAG
10 1 (0.015%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 30 (0.46%) VMware ESX
4 29 (0.44%) vSphere
5 22 (0.33%) Squid
5 22 (0.33%) Samba
6 19 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
7 16 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (0.23%) Sendmail
9 10 (0.15%) Xen
9 10 (0.15%) NFS
10 9 (0.14%) KVM
11 8 (0.12%) vCloud
11 8 (0.12%) XenServer
12 6 (0.091%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.046%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.046%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.046%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 2 (0.030%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.030%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 159 (2.42%) Puppet
2 109 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (0.75%) Nagios
4 29 (0.44%) NetBackup
5 25 (0.38%) Tivoli
6 18 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
7 17 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
8 16 (0.24%) CFEngine
8 16 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 15 (0.23%) MOM
10 14 (0.21%) Cobbler
10 14 (0.21%) Data Guard
11 13 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 13 (0.20%) Vagrant
12 12 (0.18%) YUM
13 10 (0.15%) Ganglia
14 6 (0.091%) Ansible
15 4 (0.061%) HAProxy
15 4 (0.061%) OpenSSO
15 4 (0.061%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2483 (37.78%) Oracle
2 897 (13.65%) JBoss
3 426 (6.48%) IBM
4 340 (5.17%) Microsoft
5 189 (2.88%) hybris
6 187 (2.85%) TIBCO
7 173 (2.63%) Google
8 170 (2.59%) Red Hat
9 158 (2.40%) Sybase
10 146 (2.22%) Adobe
11 141 (2.15%) SAP
12 132 (2.01%) VMware
13 119 (1.81%) ATG
14 116 (1.77%) Sun
15 99 (1.51%) HP
16 76 (1.16%) Cisco
17 72 (1.10%) NetApp
17 72 (1.10%) Demandware
18 71 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
19 66 (1.00%) Endeca
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Penison, Healthcare,
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
AppDynamics
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £83500 - £88500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £72500 - £77500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago