The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 127 87 70
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -17
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2487 3269 4037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.35% 3.15% 3.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.35% 7.67% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2010 2671 3490
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,368 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39174 42648 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33811 35710 40844
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 2015 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 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -35 2368 £50,000 - 364
London -37 929 £57,500 +3.60% 126
South East -15 516 £46,500 -2.10% 74
East of England +28 308 £47,500 +5.55% 40
City of London -34 226 £60,000 - 36
Yorkshire -58 180 £41,500 +3.75% 30
Hertfordshire +14 151 £47,500 - 13
South West +12 146 £40,000 - 24
North West -72 135 £42,500 - 37
Surrey -15 122 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Berkshire -19 119 £55,000 - 31
West Yorkshire -59 109 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Hampshire -3 96 £41,000 -18.00% 10
Leeds -51 94 £45,000 - 12
West Midlands -33 92 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Bristol +42 86 £38,750 -12.16% 12
Watford +5 80 £52,500 - 2
Manchester -63 76 £42,500 +3.65% 22
Kent +47 59 £47,500 +8.57% 8
East Midlands -39 55 £40,000 -5.88% 16
North Yorkshire -22 53 £35,000 -20.45% 9
Scotland -31 52 £55,000 +23.94% 10
Reading +33 50 £55,000 - 12
West Sussex -23 49 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Cambridgeshire +18 46 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Coventry -1 45 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Bedfordshire +34 44 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Cheshire -30 36 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Cambridge +15 35 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Sittingbourne +1 35 £43,500 +3.88% 3

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4797 (93.33%) Java
2 2293 (44.61%) Spring
3 2222 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
4 2000 (38.91%) SQL
5 1914 (37.24%) Oracle
6 1636 (31.83%) JavaScript
7 1504 (29.26%) Hibernate
8 1453 (28.27%) XML
9 1409 (27.41%) HTML
10 1337 (26.01%) Web Services
11 1188 (23.11%) Linux
12 1059 (20.60%) Tomcat
13 1044 (20.31%) Finance
14 1003 (19.51%) CSS
15 987 (19.20%) Software Engineering
16 965 (18.77%) TDD
17 964 (18.75%) JSP
18 870 (16.93%) Degree
19 869 (16.91%) UNIX
20 830 (16.15%) E-Commerce
21 816 (15.88%) Scrum
22 781 (15.19%) JUnit
23 754 (14.67%) MySQL
24 753 (14.65%) OO
25 739 (14.38%) Maven
26 687 (13.37%) MVC
27 660 (12.84%) JBoss
27 660 (12.84%) WebLogic
28 646 (12.57%) SOAP
29 643 (12.51%) SQL Server

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 1059 (20.60%) Tomcat
2 660 (12.84%) JBoss
2 660 (12.84%) WebLogic
3 636 (12.37%) WebSphere
4 597 (11.61%) Apache
5 189 (3.68%) Apache Solr
6 149 (2.90%) IIS
7 138 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 105 (2.04%) CMS
9 102 (1.98%) MQSeries
10 80 (1.56%) GlassFish
11 78 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
12 73 (1.42%) Adobe CQ
13 67 (1.30%) Node.js
14 65 (1.26%) IBM HTTP Server
15 64 (1.25%) Mule
16 60 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 49 (0.95%) CICS
18 48 (0.93%) NetWeaver
19 45 (0.88%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 114 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 55 (1.07%) MS Office
3 12 (0.23%) MS Project
3 12 (0.23%) SPSS
4 11 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.097%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.078%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.019%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 28 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (0.29%) Magento
3 14 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.27%) BASE24
4 13 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 13 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
4 13 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
4 13 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 12 (0.23%) Maximo
6 8 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.16%) RiskWrite
7 6 (0.12%) TIBCO iProcess
8 5 (0.097%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.097%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.078%) Enfinity
9 4 (0.078%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.078%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 181 (3.52%) SaaS
2 120 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 64 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 46 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 37 (0.72%) Force.com
6 35 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (0.51%) PaaS
8 21 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 19 (0.37%) IaaS
10 14 (0.27%) Google App Engine
11 12 (0.23%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.14%) GitHub
13 6 (0.12%) CloudFront
13 6 (0.12%) Route 53
14 5 (0.097%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.097%) Amazon ELB
15 3 (0.058%) Heroku
15 3 (0.058%) Amazon SQS
16 2 (0.039%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 2 (0.039%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 361 (7.02%) HTTP
2 204 (3.97%) Internet
3 92 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 68 (1.32%) FTP
5 53 (1.03%) LDAP
6 40 (0.78%) SAN
7 33 (0.64%) SSL
8 31 (0.60%) Firewall
9 29 (0.56%) DNS
10 26 (0.51%) NAS
11 24 (0.47%) DHCP
12 21 (0.41%) Broadband
13 18 (0.35%) CTI
14 17 (0.33%) SNMP
14 17 (0.33%) IPsec
15 16 (0.31%) Intranet
15 16 (0.31%) ATM
16 15 (0.29%) Network Security
17 14 (0.27%) SSH
18 12 (0.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 754 (14.67%) MySQL
2 643 (12.51%) SQL Server
3 459 (8.93%) Relational Database
4 328 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 289 (5.62%) DB2
6 286 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 208 (4.05%) NoSQL
8 182 (3.54%) MongoDB
9 163 (3.17%) Big Data
10 145 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
11 109 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
12 83 (1.61%) Hadoop
13 76 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
14 69 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
15 44 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
16 40 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
17 35 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
18 28 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
19 25 (0.49%) Couchbase
19 25 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 781 (15.19%) JUnit
2 739 (14.38%) Maven
3 616 (11.98%) Eclipse
4 551 (10.72%) Subversion
5 420 (8.17%) Ant
6 332 (6.46%) Git (software)
7 257 (5.00%) JIRA
8 253 (4.92%) Jenkins
9 211 (4.11%) Selenium
10 171 (3.33%) Hudson
11 121 (2.35%) Mockito
12 87 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
13 68 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
14 64 (1.25%) JMeter
15 55 (1.07%) NetBeans
16 52 (1.01%) jMock
17 49 (0.95%) Cucumber
17 49 (0.95%) TestNG
18 46 (0.89%) SoapUI
19 44 (0.86%) Gradle
General
1 1044 (20.31%) Finance
2 493 (9.59%) Banking
3 453 (8.81%) Retail
4 282 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 181 (3.52%) Games
6 126 (2.45%) Investment Banking
7 96 (1.87%) Back Office
8 90 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 79 (1.54%) Publishing
10 77 (1.50%) Marketing
11 73 (1.42%) Front Office
12 62 (1.21%) Legal
13 60 (1.17%) Advertising
14 53 (1.03%) French Language
15 49 (0.95%) Automotive
16 45 (0.88%) Financial Institution
17 42 (0.82%) Law
18 29 (0.56%) German Language
19 23 (0.45%) Retail Banking
20 20 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3100 (60.31%) Developer
2 2515 (48.93%) Java Developer
3 775 (15.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 724 (14.09%) Senior Developer
5 662 (12.88%) Architect
6 622 (12.10%) Senior Java Developer
7 435 (8.46%) Software Engineer
8 350 (6.81%) Solutions Architect
9 288 (5.60%) Analyst
10 287 (5.58%) J2EE Developer
11 215 (4.18%) Java Software Engineer
12 202 (3.93%) Consultant
13 198 (3.85%) Software Developer
14 164 (3.19%) Applications Support
15 154 (3.00%) Support Analyst
16 153 (2.98%) Programmer
17 149 (2.90%) Java Architect
18 133 (2.59%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
19 126 (2.45%) Web Developer
20 124 (2.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2293 (44.61%) Spring
2 1504 (29.26%) Hibernate
3 1453 (28.27%) XML
4 1409 (27.41%) HTML
5 1337 (26.01%) Web Services
6 1003 (19.51%) CSS
7 964 (18.75%) JSP
8 646 (12.57%) SOAP
9 589 (11.46%) Java EE
10 577 (11.23%) Struts
11 572 (11.13%) .NET
12 507 (9.86%) Ajax
13 498 (9.69%) jQuery
14 485 (9.44%) Servlets
15 450 (8.75%) JDBC
16 422 (8.21%) Spring MVC
17 405 (7.88%) JMS
18 371 (7.22%) Middleware
19 337 (6.56%) RESTful
20 311 (6.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 449 (8.74%) Computer Science
2 389 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
3 348 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
4 332 (6.46%) Open Source
5 156 (3.04%) Mobile App
6 145 (2.82%) Client/Server
7 125 (2.43%) Mathematics
8 117 (2.28%) Management Information System
9 94 (1.83%) Mainframe
10 89 (1.73%) N-Tier
11 66 (1.28%) Clustering
12 65 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 65 (1.26%) Derivative
13 54 (1.05%) Fixed Income
14 52 (1.01%) Algorithms
15 51 (0.99%) User Experience
16 50 (0.97%) iPad
17 47 (0.91%) Equities
18 36 (0.70%) iPhone
19 31 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1188 (23.11%) Linux
2 869 (16.91%) UNIX
3 460 (8.95%) Windows
4 211 (4.11%) Solaris
5 154 (3.00%) Android
6 120 (2.33%) AIX
7 113 (2.20%) Apple iOS
8 57 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (0.41%) Mac OS X
12 20 (0.39%) HPUX
13 17 (0.33%) Windows Phone
14 14 (0.27%) Windows XP
14 14 (0.27%) Windows 7
15 13 (0.25%) Windows NT
16 10 (0.19%) CentOS
17 7 (0.14%) Debian
18 5 (0.097%) Windows CE
18 5 (0.097%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2222 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
2 987 (19.20%) Software Engineering
3 965 (18.77%) TDD
4 830 (16.15%) E-Commerce
5 816 (15.88%) Scrum
6 753 (14.65%) OO
7 687 (13.37%) MVC
8 575 (11.19%) SOA
9 572 (11.13%) UML
10 473 (9.20%) Unit Testing
11 404 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
12 332 (6.46%) Mentoring
13 331 (6.44%) Web Development
14 319 (6.21%) BDD
15 272 (5.29%) Multithreading
16 263 (5.12%) ITIL
17 250 (4.86%) Project Management
18 234 (4.55%) OOP
19 198 (3.85%) Waterfall
20 156 (3.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4797 (93.33%) Java
2 2000 (38.91%) SQL
3 1636 (31.83%) JavaScript
4 357 (6.95%) C++
5 335 (6.52%) PL/SQL
6 307 (5.97%) C#
7 225 (4.38%) Perl
8 201 (3.91%) C
9 191 (3.72%) PHP
10 180 (3.50%) Shell Script
11 164 (3.19%) Python
12 114 (2.22%) Bash Shell
13 112 (2.18%) Scala
14 88 (1.71%) Ruby
15 86 (1.67%) Groovy
16 85 (1.65%) XPath
17 71 (1.38%) COBOL
18 63 (1.23%) PowerShell
19 54 (1.05%) VB
20 52 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 870 (16.93%) Degree
2 242 (4.71%) Security Cleared
3 168 (3.27%) SC Cleared
4 91 (1.77%) Sun Certification
5 55 (1.07%) DV Cleared
6 52 (1.01%) OCPJP
7 47 (0.91%) ISEB
8 33 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
9 31 (0.60%) PhD
10 29 (0.56%) OCMJD
11 23 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 17 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (0.27%) RHCE
13 14 (0.27%) CISSP
14 12 (0.23%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 6 (0.12%) MCPD
17 6 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 5 (0.097%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (4.30%) QA
2 82 (1.60%) SLA
3 41 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 16 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (0.29%) ISO 8583
6 14 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.23%) EMIR
7 12 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
8 10 (0.19%) GLP
9 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.12%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.097%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.078%) HL7
12 1 (0.019%) COBIT
System Software
1 80 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.35%) Samba
4 14 (0.27%) Xen
5 13 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 11 (0.21%) vCloud
6 11 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (0.18%) vSphere
7 9 (0.18%) NFS
8 8 (0.16%) Squid
8 8 (0.16%) Firmware
9 7 (0.14%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (0.12%) RACF
10 6 (0.12%) HDFS
11 5 (0.097%) ACF2
12 4 (0.078%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.078%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.078%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 41 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
1 41 (0.80%) Tivoli
2 35 (0.68%) Puppet
3 18 (0.35%) Nagios
4 16 (0.31%) Ansible
5 13 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (0.14%) OpenNMS
7 7 (0.14%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.14%) Control-M
8 6 (0.12%) BladeLogic
8 6 (0.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 6 (0.12%) Unicenter
8 6 (0.12%) Oozie
8 6 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 6 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.097%) logstash
9 5 (0.097%) Kibana
9 5 (0.097%) yum
9 5 (0.097%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 1914 (37.24%) Oracle
2 348 (6.77%) IBM
3 318 (6.19%) Microsoft
4 220 (4.28%) hybris
5 184 (3.58%) SAP
6 147 (2.86%) Sun
7 140 (2.72%) TIBCO
8 121 (2.35%) ATG
9 107 (2.08%) VMware
10 98 (1.91%) Adobe
11 97 (1.89%) Google
12 92 (1.79%) Endeca
13 81 (1.58%) Red Hat
14 76 (1.48%) Demandware
15 74 (1.44%) Sybase
16 61 (1.19%) HP
17 57 (1.11%) Business Objects
18 42 (0.82%) BEA
19 39 (0.76%) webMethods
20 38 (0.74%) Intershop
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens - bonus, flex hours, pens
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable FULL BENEFITS BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Zetman
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42500 - £46500 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 15% bonus and great holidays + enter
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York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago