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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 136 108 102
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2415 3000 3015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.21% 2.56% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 6.60% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2019 2465 2591
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%

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
41070 45471 43326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.50% 38.87% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35057 38635 37492
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -33 2241 £52,500 +5.00% 324
London -43 944 £62,500 +8.69% 115
South East -22 425 £52,500 +5.00% 52
City of London +6 263 £66,000 +10.00% 35
East of England -10 197 £46,000 +2.22% 21
South West -11 194 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Yorkshire -19 183 £45,000 -5.26% 32
North West -9 156 £42,500 - 66
West Yorkshire -19 139 £46,500 -7.00% 26
Leeds -14 132 £47,500 -9.52% 25
Scotland +36 114 £42,500 +1.19% 10
Berkshire -9 111 £60,000 +7.14% 15
Manchester -4 87 £42,500 - 39
Hertfordshire -28 85 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Buckinghamshire +2 84 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Bristol -21 81 £50,000 +25.00% 10
Cambridgeshire +27 72 £45,500 - 9
West Midlands -22 71 £50,000 +20.75% 5
East Midlands -39 67 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Milton Keynes +11 66 £42,225 -11.10% 1
Surrey -57 65 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Cambridge +12 53 £45,000 -8.62% 5
Glasgow +20 50 £51,500 +21.17% 5
Gloucestershire -10 46 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Hampshire -22 46 £45,750 +5.17% 7
Cheshire +5 43 £43,750 -20.45% 19
Watford -3 42 £52,500 - 2
Reading -1 39 £55,000 -29.03% 6
East Sussex +44 35 £62,500 +101.61% 1
Warwickshire +14 33 £50,000 - 2

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4555 (91.93%) Java
2 2486 (50.17%) Spring
3 2369 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
4 1864 (37.62%) SQL
5 1782 (35.96%) Oracle
6 1700 (34.31%) Hibernate
7 1651 (33.32%) JavaScript
8 1482 (29.91%) HTML
9 1384 (27.93%) Web Services
10 1252 (25.27%) XML
11 1115 (22.50%) CSS
12 1105 (22.30%) Finance
13 1070 (21.59%) Scrum
14 980 (19.78%) Linux
15 972 (19.62%) Tomcat
16 967 (19.52%) TDD
17 894 (18.04%) Software Engineering
18 880 (17.76%) OO
19 854 (17.24%) Maven
20 850 (17.15%) JSP
21 833 (16.81%) MySQL
22 824 (16.63%) Degree
23 776 (15.66%) E-Commerce
24 771 (15.56%) MVC
25 764 (15.42%) UNIX
26 739 (14.91%) JBoss
27 732 (14.77%) JUnit
28 716 (14.45%) SQL Server
29 654 (13.20%) SDLC
30 647 (13.06%) Struts

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 972 (19.62%) Tomcat
2 739 (14.91%) JBoss
3 606 (12.23%) WebSphere
4 551 (11.12%) WebLogic
5 443 (8.94%) Apache
6 206 (4.16%) Apache Solr
7 157 (3.17%) Node.js
8 118 (2.38%) CMS
9 106 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
10 104 (2.10%) GlassFish
11 94 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
12 84 (1.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 80 (1.61%) MQSeries
14 70 (1.41%) Mule
15 58 (1.17%) Liferay
16 57 (1.15%) IIS
17 56 (1.13%) SharePoint
18 54 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 52 (1.05%) Drupal
20 47 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 97 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 36 (0.73%) MS Office
3 20 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.36%) MS Project
5 17 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.040%) Mingle
7 2 (0.040%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.040%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.020%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
2 33 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
3 24 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 23 (0.46%) Magento
5 18 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (0.28%) Summit
7 11 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
8 10 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
8 10 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (0.16%) LatentZero
9 8 (0.16%) Fredhopper
9 8 (0.16%) thinkFolio
10 5 (0.10%) Maximo
11 4 (0.081%) BASE24
12 3 (0.061%) SAP SRM
12 3 (0.061%) PRMS
12 3 (0.061%) Tridion
12 3 (0.061%) TIBCO iProcess
12 3 (0.061%) AquaLogic BPM
13 2 (0.040%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 207 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (2.44%) SaaS
3 46 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (0.36%) GitHub
5 18 (0.36%) IaaS
6 17 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (0.24%) Force.com
8 10 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.18%) Route 53
9 9 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.14%) Google App Engine
11 6 (0.12%) PaaS
12 5 (0.10%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.081%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.081%) Amazon Glacier
14 3 (0.061%) Heroku
15 2 (0.040%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.040%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 256 (5.17%) HTTP
2 139 (2.81%) Internet
3 112 (2.26%) TCP/IP
4 50 (1.01%) LDAP
5 34 (0.69%) SAN
6 33 (0.67%) HTTPS
6 33 (0.67%) SSL
7 26 (0.52%) Firewall
8 23 (0.46%) FTP
8 23 (0.46%) NAS
9 22 (0.44%) DNS
10 19 (0.38%) Broadband
11 17 (0.34%) WAN
12 16 (0.32%) CTI
13 14 (0.28%) SMTP
13 14 (0.28%) Network Security
14 13 (0.26%) SSH
15 12 (0.24%) LAN
16 11 (0.22%) SNMP
16 11 (0.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 833 (16.81%) MySQL
2 716 (14.45%) SQL Server
3 481 (9.71%) Relational Database
4 363 (7.33%) Oracle Database
5 271 (5.47%) RDBMS
6 231 (4.66%) NoSQL
7 194 (3.92%) MongoDB
8 193 (3.90%) Big Data
9 154 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
10 132 (2.66%) DB2
11 122 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
12 98 (1.98%) Hadoop
13 66 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
13 66 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
14 57 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
15 36 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
16 35 (0.71%) Apache Hive
17 32 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
18 28 (0.57%) JasperReports
19 25 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 854 (17.24%) Maven
2 732 (14.77%) JUnit
3 603 (12.17%) Eclipse
4 453 (9.14%) Subversion
5 430 (8.68%) Ant
6 427 (8.62%) Git (software)
7 337 (6.80%) Jenkins
8 205 (4.14%) JIRA
9 181 (3.65%) Selenium
10 114 (2.30%) Mockito
11 86 (1.74%) Cucumber
12 76 (1.53%) Hudson
13 69 (1.39%) JMeter
14 66 (1.33%) jMock
15 58 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
16 55 (1.11%) ClearCase
17 54 (1.09%) IntelliJ
17 54 (1.09%) NetBeans
18 53 (1.07%) TestNG
19 43 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1105 (22.30%) Finance
2 413 (8.34%) Retail
3 369 (7.45%) Banking
4 201 (4.06%) Telecoms
5 142 (2.87%) Marketing
6 122 (2.46%) Back Office
7 97 (1.96%) Games
8 79 (1.59%) Investment Banking
9 75 (1.51%) Publishing
10 62 (1.25%) Advertising
11 53 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 44 (0.89%) Manufacturing
13 43 (0.87%) Law
14 35 (0.71%) Automotive
15 32 (0.65%) Military
16 31 (0.63%) Legal
16 31 (0.63%) Electronics
17 28 (0.57%) French Language
18 19 (0.38%) Front Office
19 15 (0.30%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 3086 (62.28%) Developer
2 2522 (50.90%) Java Developer
3 819 (16.53%) Senior Developer
4 742 (14.97%) Senior Java Developer
5 634 (12.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 508 (10.25%) Architect
7 397 (8.01%) Software Engineer
8 245 (4.94%) J2EE Developer
9 219 (4.42%) Consultant
10 208 (4.20%) Analyst
11 195 (3.94%) Software Developer
12 193 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
13 168 (3.39%) Lead Developer
14 160 (3.23%) Applications Support
15 158 (3.19%) Java Software Engineer
16 145 (2.93%) Programmer
17 141 (2.85%) Junior
18 131 (2.64%) Web Developer
19 122 (2.46%) Technical Architect
20 119 (2.40%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2486 (50.17%) Spring
2 1700 (34.31%) Hibernate
3 1482 (29.91%) HTML
4 1384 (27.93%) Web Services
5 1252 (25.27%) XML
6 1115 (22.50%) CSS
7 850 (17.15%) JSP
8 647 (13.06%) Struts
9 632 (12.75%) REST
10 610 (12.31%) SOAP
11 600 (12.11%) jQuery
12 585 (11.81%) Java EE
13 581 (11.73%) .NET
14 511 (10.31%) Servlets
15 440 (8.88%) Spring MVC
16 395 (7.97%) Ajax
17 381 (7.69%) JMS
18 380 (7.67%) JSON
19 350 (7.06%) HTML5
20 332 (6.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 413 (8.34%) Computer Science
2 400 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
3 325 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 114 (2.30%) Mathematics
5 105 (2.12%) Client/Server
6 92 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 90 (1.82%) Mobile App
8 76 (1.53%) Data Structures
9 75 (1.51%) N-Tier
10 69 (1.39%) User Experience
11 66 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 58 (1.17%) Credit Risk
13 55 (1.11%) Algorithms
14 49 (0.99%) Equities
15 48 (0.97%) Clustering
16 47 (0.95%) SWIFT
17 45 (0.91%) Mainframe
18 43 (0.87%) Derivative
19 42 (0.85%) Visualisation
20 41 (0.83%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 980 (19.78%) Linux
2 764 (15.42%) UNIX
3 468 (9.45%) Windows
4 144 (2.91%) Android
5 131 (2.64%) Solaris
6 111 (2.24%) Apple iOS
7 39 (0.79%) AIX
8 33 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (0.46%) HPUX
10 21 (0.42%) CentOS
11 19 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
13 12 (0.24%) Windows 7
13 12 (0.24%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.16%) SUSE
15 8 (0.16%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.14%) Windows NT
17 6 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2369 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
2 1070 (21.59%) Scrum
3 967 (19.52%) TDD
4 894 (18.04%) Software Engineering
5 880 (17.76%) OO
6 776 (15.66%) E-Commerce
7 771 (15.56%) MVC
8 654 (13.20%) SDLC
9 623 (12.57%) SOA
10 577 (11.64%) UML
11 405 (8.17%) Unit Testing
12 389 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
13 357 (7.20%) Mentoring
14 335 (6.76%) Multithreading
15 325 (6.56%) Open Source
16 290 (5.85%) BDD
17 273 (5.51%) Web Development
18 250 (5.05%) OOD
19 247 (4.98%) Waterfall
20 225 (4.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4555 (91.93%) Java
2 1864 (37.62%) SQL
3 1651 (33.32%) JavaScript
4 378 (7.63%) C#
5 355 (7.16%) PL/SQL
6 317 (6.40%) C++
7 241 (4.86%) Python
8 228 (4.60%) C
9 197 (3.98%) Scala
10 196 (3.96%) Perl
11 166 (3.35%) Shell Script
12 148 (2.99%) Ruby
13 135 (2.72%) PHP
14 102 (2.06%) Groovy
15 77 (1.55%) XPath
16 54 (1.09%) Bash Shell
17 53 (1.07%) T-SQL
18 48 (0.97%) VB
19 46 (0.93%) PowerShell
20 40 (0.81%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 824 (16.63%) Degree
2 174 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 110 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 88 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 67 (1.35%) Sun Certification
6 32 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
7 25 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 23 (0.46%) OCPJP
9 17 (0.34%) PMP
10 16 (0.32%) ISEB
11 15 (0.30%) PhD
12 13 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (0.20%) OCMJD
13 10 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.20%) Brainbench
14 9 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (0.16%) OCPJWCD
16 7 (0.14%) CITP
17 6 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
18 5 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (4.02%) QA
2 69 (1.39%) SLA
3 19 (0.38%) EMIR
3 19 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
4 15 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.12%) WCAG
8 4 (0.081%) ISO 8583
9 3 (0.061%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.040%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.020%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.020%) COBIT
System Software
1 99 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (0.91%) Hyper-V
3 21 (0.42%) Active Directory
4 16 (0.32%) Docker
5 7 (0.14%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 6 (0.12%) Samba
7 5 (0.10%) Squid
7 5 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.10%) vSphere
8 4 (0.081%) NFS
8 4 (0.081%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.061%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (0.061%) XenServer
9 3 (0.061%) HDFS
9 3 (0.061%) vCloud
10 1 (0.020%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.020%) Varnish
10 1 (0.020%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.020%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.020%) Xen
Systems Management
1 59 (1.19%) Puppet
2 47 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (0.65%) Nagios
4 31 (0.63%) Tivoli
5 25 (0.50%) Ansible
6 15 (0.30%) Unicenter
6 15 (0.30%) BladeLogic
7 14 (0.28%) Control-M
8 10 (0.20%) OpenNMS
9 8 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (0.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 7 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.12%) TeamSite
12 5 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.081%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (0.081%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.081%) Vagrant
14 3 (0.061%) Oozie
14 3 (0.061%) Salt
Vendors
1 1782 (35.96%) Oracle
2 326 (6.58%) IBM
3 290 (5.85%) hybris
4 259 (5.23%) Microsoft
5 130 (2.62%) ATG
6 127 (2.56%) VMware
7 122 (2.46%) Sybase
8 110 (2.22%) Sun
9 105 (2.12%) Google
10 104 (2.10%) TIBCO
11 86 (1.74%) Endeca
12 85 (1.72%) SAP
13 76 (1.53%) Demandware
14 75 (1.51%) Adobe
15 65 (1.31%) Red Hat
16 57 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
17 49 (0.99%) HP
18 43 (0.87%) BEA
19 36 (0.73%) Intershop
20 33 (0.67%) Atlassian
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £42000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum £70k - £95k + bonus, car, benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
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Isleworth, Middlesex
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday