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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 102 97 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -38
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2998 3012 4813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.56% 2.77% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.61% 7.01% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2460 2591 4097
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45345 42986 48272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.79% 39.54% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 38527 37281 42694
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 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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 -4 2859 £50,000 +5.26% 315
London -13 1325 £57,500 +4.54% 140
South East -6 514 £50,000 +11.11% 41
City of London -20 323 £60,000 +9.09% 38
Yorkshire -17 243 £47,500 +18.75% 33
East of England +19 241 £45,000 +5.88% 14
South West +42 202 £42,500 +18.05% 28
West Yorkshire +1 188 £50,000 +17.64% 20
North West -4 179 £42,500 +13.33% 38
Leeds 0 178 £50,000 +17.64% 11
Surrey +1 157 £45,000 - 11
Berkshire -19 128 £55,500 +5.71% 12
East Midlands +2 119 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Hertfordshire +12 114 £47,500 -9.52% 6
Manchester +16 99 £42,500 +16.43% 21
Bristol +32 87 £40,500 +15.71% 13
Buckinghamshire +18 86 £50,000 +11.11% 4
West Midlands +1 82 £41,405 +3.51% 11
Scotland -49 77 £42,250 -0.58% 17
Hampshire +24 72 £43,500 -3.33% 8
Nottinghamshire +1 60 £41,500 +24.81%
North Yorkshire -19 59 £38,750 -3.12% 9
Cambridgeshire +23 58 £45,500 +7.05% 5
Nottingham 0 57 £52,000 +48.57%
Watford +3 51 £52,500 +2.43% 3
Cambridge +28 50 £49,250 +23.12% 5
Reading -34 45 £77,500 +55.00% 3
Gloucestershire +25 44 £45,000 +1.69% 2
Northamptonshire -16 44 £37,500 - 6
Milton Keynes 0 42 £47,500 -9.95% 1

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5775 (92.91%) Java
2 2874 (46.24%) Spring
3 2417 (38.88%) SQL
4 2352 (37.84%) Oracle
5 2035 (32.74%) Hibernate
6 1903 (30.61%) JavaScript
7 1875 (30.16%) HTML
8 1863 (29.97%) XML
9 1476 (23.75%) Finance
10 1464 (23.55%) Web Services
11 1427 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
12 1293 (20.80%) Tomcat
13 1241 (19.96%) CSS
14 1210 (19.47%) JSP
14 1210 (19.47%) Linux
15 1144 (18.40%) Scrum
16 1074 (17.28%) TDD
17 1043 (16.78%) Software Engineering
18 1018 (16.38%) Degree
19 999 (16.07%) OO
20 947 (15.23%) JBoss
21 928 (14.93%) UNIX
22 926 (14.90%) Maven
23 923 (14.85%) WebLogic
24 900 (14.48%) E-Commerce
25 843 (13.56%) MySQL
26 832 (13.38%) Struts
27 820 (13.19%) JUnit
27 820 (13.19%) WebSphere
28 794 (12.77%) Servlets

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1293 (20.80%) Tomcat
2 923 (14.85%) WebLogic
3 820 (13.19%) WebSphere
4 696 (11.20%) Apache
5 253 (4.07%) WebSphere Application Server
6 174 (2.80%) CMS
7 153 (2.46%) Apache Solr
8 142 (2.28%) IIS
9 108 (1.74%) Adobe CQ
10 106 (1.71%) Jetty
11 104 (1.67%) GlassFish
12 103 (1.66%) Oracle Service Bus
13 97 (1.56%) MQSeries
14 72 (1.16%) Node.js
15 57 (0.92%) Liferay
16 56 (0.90%) IBM HTTP Server
17 54 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
18 48 (0.77%) FileNet
19 47 (0.76%) Confluence
20 46 (0.74%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 186 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 80 (1.29%) MS Office
3 27 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.42%) Photoshop
5 23 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.23%) FastStats
7 8 (0.13%) GIMP
7 8 (0.13%) MS Project
8 7 (0.11%) SPSS
9 4 (0.064%) Stata
10 3 (0.048%) Mathematica
10 3 (0.048%) FrameMaker
11 2 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.016%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.016%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 65 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
2 34 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 30 (0.48%) Magento
4 27 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 26 (0.42%) Maximo
6 12 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
7 11 (0.18%) FastVal
7 11 (0.18%) SunGard APT
8 10 (0.16%) BASE24
8 10 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
9 8 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (0.13%) Tridion
9 8 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
9 8 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (0.13%) Fredhopper
10 6 (0.097%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
11 5 (0.080%) Oracle General Ledger
11 5 (0.080%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 125 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (1.95%) SaaS
3 97 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 64 (1.03%) GitHub
5 38 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
6 37 (0.60%) Force.com
7 16 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (0.21%) Google App Engine
9 12 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.14%) IaaS
11 4 (0.064%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.048%) PaaS
13 2 (0.032%) Route 53
13 2 (0.032%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.016%) Heroku
14 1 (0.016%) Engine Yard
14 1 (0.016%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 422 (6.79%) HTTP
2 324 (5.21%) Internet
3 175 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 127 (2.04%) SAN
5 79 (1.27%) SNMP
6 78 (1.25%) SSL
7 70 (1.13%) LDAP
8 50 (0.80%) SSH
9 49 (0.79%) FTP
10 40 (0.64%) Firewall
11 36 (0.58%) DHCP
12 35 (0.56%) Network Security
12 35 (0.56%) AMQP
13 34 (0.55%) NAS
14 27 (0.43%) DNS
15 25 (0.40%) Broadband
16 24 (0.39%) SMTP
16 24 (0.39%) iSCSI
17 22 (0.35%) Intranet
18 14 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 843 (13.56%) MySQL
2 766 (12.32%) SQL Server
3 664 (10.68%) Relational Database
4 474 (7.63%) RDBMS
5 427 (6.87%) Oracle Database
6 327 (5.26%) DB2
7 304 (4.89%) MongoDB
8 264 (4.25%) NoSQL
9 240 (3.86%) Big Data
10 198 (3.19%) Hadoop
11 158 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
12 114 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
13 93 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
14 60 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
15 56 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
16 48 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
17 41 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
18 34 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
19 33 (0.53%) Data Mining
20 32 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 926 (14.90%) Maven
2 820 (13.19%) JUnit
3 775 (12.47%) Eclipse
4 674 (10.84%) Subversion
5 551 (8.86%) Ant
6 321 (5.16%) Git (software)
7 308 (4.95%) Hudson
8 267 (4.30%) Jenkins
9 237 (3.81%) Selenium
10 211 (3.39%) JIRA
11 94 (1.51%) Mockito
11 94 (1.51%) Xcode
12 78 (1.25%) Gradle
13 76 (1.22%) Cucumber
14 65 (1.05%) JMeter
15 58 (0.93%) JDeveloper
16 52 (0.84%) WebDriver
16 52 (0.84%) Apache Ivy
17 51 (0.82%) JBehave
18 46 (0.74%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 1476 (23.75%) Finance
2 573 (9.22%) Banking
3 391 (6.29%) Retail
4 274 (4.41%) Telecoms
5 252 (4.05%) Games
6 188 (3.02%) Investment Banking
7 175 (2.82%) Marketing
8 114 (1.83%) Publishing
8 114 (1.83%) Manufacturing
9 108 (1.74%) Front Office
10 98 (1.58%) Back Office
11 89 (1.43%) Advertising
12 82 (1.32%) French Language
13 80 (1.29%) Automotive
14 56 (0.90%) Financial Institution
15 55 (0.88%) Legal
16 43 (0.69%) Electronics
17 34 (0.55%) German Language
18 31 (0.50%) Music Industry
19 24 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3807 (61.25%) Developer
2 3129 (50.34%) Java Developer
3 1157 (18.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 990 (15.93%) Senior Developer
5 861 (13.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 650 (10.46%) Architect
7 484 (7.79%) J2EE Developer
8 378 (6.08%) Software Engineer
9 373 (6.00%) Analyst
10 342 (5.50%) Consultant
11 222 (3.57%) Programmer
12 218 (3.51%) Software Developer
13 215 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
14 197 (3.17%) Graduate
15 182 (2.93%) Lead Developer
16 180 (2.90%) Junior
17 179 (2.88%) Java Software Engineer
18 178 (2.86%) Applications Support
19 173 (2.78%) Java Programmer
20 168 (2.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2874 (46.24%) Spring
2 2035 (32.74%) Hibernate
3 1875 (30.16%) HTML
4 1863 (29.97%) XML
5 1464 (23.55%) Web Services
6 1241 (19.96%) CSS
7 1210 (19.47%) JSP
8 832 (13.38%) Struts
9 794 (12.77%) Servlets
10 706 (11.36%) Java EE
11 610 (9.81%) SOAP
12 602 (9.68%) .NET
13 565 (9.09%) JMS
14 536 (8.62%) jQuery
15 514 (8.27%) Ajax
16 493 (7.93%) EJB
17 462 (7.43%) XSLT
18 423 (6.81%) Middleware
19 415 (6.68%) Spring MVC
20 412 (6.63%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 544 (8.75%) Computer Science
2 439 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
3 409 (6.58%) Open Source
4 217 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 180 (2.90%) Mathematics
6 164 (2.64%) Client/Server
7 119 (1.91%) Clustering
8 118 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 107 (1.72%) N-Tier
10 93 (1.50%) Derivative
11 81 (1.30%) Fixed Income
12 72 (1.16%) Management Information System
13 70 (1.13%) Social Media
14 63 (1.01%) Equities
15 56 (0.90%) iPhone
16 55 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
16 55 (0.88%) Digital Media
17 54 (0.87%) Market Risk
18 52 (0.84%) SWIFT
19 47 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1210 (19.47%) Linux
2 928 (14.93%) UNIX
3 535 (8.61%) Windows
4 255 (4.10%) Solaris
5 213 (3.43%) Android
6 156 (2.51%) Apple iOS
7 93 (1.50%) AIX
8 81 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 79 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (0.85%) HPUX
11 41 (0.66%) Ubuntu
12 32 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 25 (0.40%) Debian
13 25 (0.40%) CentOS
14 15 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 14 (0.23%) Windows 7
15 14 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
16 13 (0.21%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.18%) Windows XP
18 7 (0.11%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1427 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
2 1144 (18.40%) Scrum
3 1074 (17.28%) TDD
4 1043 (16.78%) Software Engineering
5 999 (16.07%) OO
6 900 (14.48%) E-Commerce
7 747 (12.02%) MVC
8 740 (11.90%) SOA
9 719 (11.57%) UML
10 561 (9.03%) Unit Testing
11 530 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
12 451 (7.26%) Web Development
13 374 (6.02%) Multithreading
14 331 (5.32%) Project Management
15 288 (4.63%) OOD
16 276 (4.44%) BDD
17 245 (3.94%) ITIL
18 217 (3.49%) OOP
18 217 (3.49%) Workflow
19 209 (3.36%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5775 (92.91%) Java
2 2417 (38.88%) SQL
3 1903 (30.61%) JavaScript
4 498 (8.01%) C++
5 444 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 437 (7.03%) C#
7 289 (4.65%) Perl
8 288 (4.63%) C
9 283 (4.55%) PHP
10 273 (4.39%) Python
11 218 (3.51%) Scala
12 195 (3.14%) Shell Script
13 183 (2.94%) Ruby
14 177 (2.85%) Groovy
15 143 (2.30%) Bash Shell
16 122 (1.96%) Objective-C
17 83 (1.34%) T-SQL
18 76 (1.22%) XPath
19 42 (0.68%) VBA
20 41 (0.66%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1018 (16.38%) Degree
2 191 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 107 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 74 (1.19%) Sun Certification
5 52 (0.84%) DV Cleared
6 41 (0.66%) ISEB
7 36 (0.58%) PhD
8 30 (0.48%) PMI Certification
9 29 (0.47%) OCPJP
10 23 (0.37%) PMP
11 16 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 13 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 13 (0.21%) OCMJD
13 12 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
15 9 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 9 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
17 5 (0.080%) CISSP
17 5 (0.080%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (5.90%) QA
2 55 (0.88%) HL7
3 48 (0.77%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.32%) SLA
5 15 (0.24%) ISO 8583
6 12 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 9 (0.14%) EMIR
8 4 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.048%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.048%) Basel III
9 3 (0.048%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.048%) MiFID
10 1 (0.016%) COBIT
10 1 (0.016%) BS7799
System Software
1 88 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 49 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 37 (0.60%) VMware ESX
5 34 (0.55%) vSphere
6 14 (0.23%) NFS
7 8 (0.13%) vCloud
8 7 (0.11%) Squid
9 6 (0.097%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.097%) HDFS
10 4 (0.064%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.064%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (0.048%) Samba
11 3 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.032%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 2 (0.032%) KVM
13 1 (0.016%) Varnish
13 1 (0.016%) Hyper-V
13 1 (0.016%) XenServer
13 1 (0.016%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 104 (1.67%) Puppet
2 86 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (0.55%) NetBackup
4 28 (0.45%) Data Guard
5 23 (0.37%) Tivoli
6 19 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 19 (0.31%) Nagios
7 17 (0.27%) Vagrant
8 12 (0.19%) MOM
9 11 (0.18%) CFEngine
10 9 (0.14%) Opsview
10 9 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.097%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.064%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.048%) YUM
13 3 (0.048%) Ansible
14 2 (0.032%) Oracle Identity Management
14 2 (0.032%) CA SiteMinder
14 2 (0.032%) BMC Performance Manager
15 1 (0.016%) Foglight
Vendors
1 2352 (37.84%) Oracle
2 947 (15.23%) JBoss
3 353 (5.68%) IBM
4 350 (5.63%) Microsoft
5 191 (3.07%) Adobe
5 191 (3.07%) hybris
6 168 (2.70%) SAP
7 163 (2.62%) TIBCO
8 143 (2.30%) ATG
9 129 (2.08%) VMware
9 129 (2.08%) Google
10 128 (2.06%) Sybase
11 115 (1.85%) Red Hat
12 90 (1.45%) Demandware
13 82 (1.32%) Cisco
13 82 (1.32%) Sun
14 76 (1.22%) HP
15 60 (0.97%) Endeca
16 55 (0.88%) EMC
17 53 (0.85%) NetApp
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Maximum £50,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £47 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 9 hours ago