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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 162 133 92
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -41
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2102 2507 3301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.08% 2.36% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.47% 6.32% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2030 2685
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £43,950
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +2.38%

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
38462 39657 43497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 37.25% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33171 34125 36259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 11 February 2016 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 11 February 2016. 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
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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 -30 2018 £50,000 - 278
London -27 824 £57,500 - 101
South East -32 411 £50,000 +6.38% 41
East of England -31 221 £50,000 +7.52% 18
South West +19 202 £45,000 +12.50% 26
Yorkshire -25 129 £45,000 +4.65% 26
City of London -16 125 £51,250 -17.33% 23
West Yorkshire -20 94 £45,000 -2.70% 13
Hertfordshire -28 84 £47,500 +3.26% 2
East Midlands +26 82 £45,000 +12.50% 13
West Midlands -42 78 £50,000 +25.00% 19
Hampshire +11 77 £60,000 +46.34% 9
Bristol -15 77 £42,750 +6.87% 6
Leeds -19 74 £47,500 -2.56% 11
North West -25 68 £48,500 +14.11% 32
Buckinghamshire +31 62 £45,000 +6.50% 6
Berkshire -63 62 £62,500 +13.63% 12
West Sussex -7 57 £40,000 - 2
Manchester +5 53 £55,000 +29.41% 21
Milton Keynes +29 51 £45,000 +6.50% 5
Scotland 0 51 £42,500 -22.72% 7
Essex +9 47 £57,500 +27.07% 1
Cambridge +6 47 £48,500 -3.00% 9
Cambridgeshire +1 47 £48,500 -3.00% 9
Gloucestershire +22 45 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Northamptonshire +22 45 £40,000 - 4
Northampton +18 45 £40,000 - 3
Surrey -61 44 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Oxfordshire +20 38 £55,000 +13.40% 3
Wiltshire +12 34 £45,000 +12.50% 4

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4105 (92.27%) Java
2 2426 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2123 (47.72%) Spring
4 1663 (37.38%) SQL
5 1606 (36.10%) JavaScript
6 1488 (33.45%) Hibernate
7 1467 (32.97%) Oracle
8 1276 (28.68%) Web Services
9 1245 (27.98%) HTML
10 1202 (27.02%) XML
11 993 (22.32%) TDD
12 960 (21.58%) Software Engineering
13 958 (21.53%) Finance
14 930 (20.90%) CSS
15 874 (19.64%) Scrum
16 835 (18.77%) Linux
17 794 (17.85%) OO
18 768 (17.26%) JSP
19 766 (17.22%) Degree
20 759 (17.06%) Tomcat
21 717 (16.12%) Unix
22 689 (15.49%) JUnit
23 682 (15.33%) Maven
24 676 (15.19%) Java EE
25 647 (14.54%) SQL Server
26 630 (14.16%) REST
27 624 (14.03%) SOAP
28 609 (13.69%) JBoss
29 574 (12.90%) SOA
30 563 (12.65%) MVC

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 759 (17.06%) Tomcat
2 609 (13.69%) JBoss
3 521 (11.71%) WebSphere
4 495 (11.13%) WebLogic
5 447 (10.05%) Apache
6 149 (3.35%) Node.js
7 139 (3.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 128 (2.88%) CMS
9 113 (2.54%) IIS
10 101 (2.27%) Apache Solr
11 73 (1.64%) GlassFish
12 55 (1.24%) Liferay
13 51 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 49 (1.10%) SharePoint
15 48 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
16 43 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 41 (0.92%) MQSeries
18 40 (0.90%) Jetty
19 35 (0.79%) Apache Spark
20 28 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 91 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 37 (0.83%) MS Office
3 17 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.045%) HipChat
6 2 (0.045%) SPSS
7 1 (0.022%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 48 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
2 35 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 28 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
4 20 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 19 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
7 10 (0.22%) Magento
8 9 (0.20%) SAP ERP
9 8 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
10 6 (0.13%) Misys Equation
10 6 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
11 5 (0.11%) Maximo
11 5 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.090%) Oracle Cash Management
12 4 (0.090%) Oracle Receivables
12 4 (0.090%) Oracle Retail
12 4 (0.090%) SAP hybris
12 4 (0.090%) TIBCO iProcess
13 3 (0.067%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 138 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (1.78%) SaaS
3 25 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (0.47%) GitHub
5 20 (0.45%) Bluemix
5 20 (0.45%) IaaS
6 19 (0.43%) PaaS
7 17 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (0.34%) Force.com
9 13 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (0.22%) Oracle CX
12 6 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
13 5 (0.11%) Google App Engine
14 4 (0.090%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.067%) Amazon Glacier
15 3 (0.067%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 3 (0.067%) Route 53
16 2 (0.045%) Datadog
16 2 (0.045%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 175 (3.93%) HTTP
2 121 (2.72%) Internet
3 104 (2.34%) TCP/IP
4 76 (1.71%) SSL
5 66 (1.48%) LDAP
6 33 (0.74%) Firewall
7 32 (0.72%) DNS
8 25 (0.56%) SAN
9 22 (0.49%) WAN
10 20 (0.45%) Network Security
11 19 (0.43%) HTTPS
12 18 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 18 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 16 (0.36%) NAS
14 15 (0.34%) DHCP
15 12 (0.27%) ATM
15 12 (0.27%) LAN
16 11 (0.25%) FTP
17 10 (0.22%) Ethernet
17 10 (0.22%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 647 (14.54%) SQL Server
2 523 (11.76%) MySQL
3 475 (10.68%) Relational Database
4 303 (6.81%) Oracle Database
5 292 (6.56%) NoSQL
6 264 (5.93%) RDBMS
7 236 (5.30%) MongoDB
8 212 (4.77%) Big Data
9 154 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
10 118 (2.65%) DB2
11 112 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 110 (2.47%) Hadoop
13 71 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
14 54 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
15 43 (0.97%) Apache Hive
16 41 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
17 37 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
18 36 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
19 30 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
20 29 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 689 (15.49%) JUnit
2 682 (15.33%) Maven
3 548 (12.32%) Eclipse
4 441 (9.91%) Git (software)
5 333 (7.48%) Subversion
6 298 (6.70%) Jenkins
7 297 (6.68%) Ant
8 200 (4.50%) Selenium
9 163 (3.66%) JIRA
10 103 (2.32%) IntelliJ
11 97 (2.18%) Cucumber
12 88 (1.98%) Mockito
13 67 (1.51%) Hudson
14 63 (1.42%) TestNG
15 59 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 57 (1.28%) WebDriver
17 51 (1.15%) Gradle
18 41 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
19 38 (0.85%) Mercurial
20 36 (0.81%) NetBeans
General
1 958 (21.53%) Finance
2 336 (7.55%) Banking
3 251 (5.64%) Telecoms
4 245 (5.51%) Retail
5 157 (3.53%) Games
6 120 (2.70%) Marketing
7 70 (1.57%) Investment Banking
8 59 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 46 (1.03%) Back Office
9 46 (1.03%) Publishing
10 39 (0.88%) Advertising
10 39 (0.88%) Electronics
11 38 (0.85%) Financial Institution
12 33 (0.74%) Automotive
13 31 (0.70%) Law
14 24 (0.54%) Front Office
15 21 (0.47%) International Banking
16 19 (0.43%) Legal
17 13 (0.29%) Military
18 12 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2778 (62.44%) Developer
2 2388 (53.67%) Java Developer
3 701 (15.76%) J2EE Developer
4 676 (15.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 640 (14.39%) Senior Developer
6 582 (13.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 580 (13.04%) Architect
8 382 (8.59%) Java Engineer
9 317 (7.13%) Software Engineer
10 265 (5.96%) Agile Developer
11 253 (5.69%) Java Software Developer
12 247 (5.55%) Agile Java Developer
13 244 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
14 235 (5.28%) Java Software Engineer
15 206 (4.63%) Software Developer
16 182 (4.09%) Java Architect
17 170 (3.82%) Consultant
18 165 (3.71%) Senior J2EE Developer
19 162 (3.64%) Technical Architect
20 158 (3.55%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2123 (47.72%) Spring
2 1488 (33.45%) Hibernate
3 1276 (28.68%) Web Services
4 1245 (27.98%) HTML
5 1202 (27.02%) XML
6 930 (20.90%) CSS
7 768 (17.26%) JSP
8 676 (15.19%) Java EE
9 630 (14.16%) REST
10 624 (14.03%) SOAP
11 539 (12.12%) .NET
12 517 (11.62%) jQuery
13 487 (10.95%) RESTful
14 447 (10.05%) Struts
15 445 (10.00%) EJB
16 418 (9.40%) JMS
16 418 (9.40%) JSON
17 387 (8.70%) Servlets
18 374 (8.41%) HTML5
19 360 (8.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 541 (12.16%) Computer Science
2 291 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 255 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
4 122 (2.74%) User Experience
5 89 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 87 (1.96%) N-Tier
7 81 (1.82%) Mobile App
8 76 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 66 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 60 (1.35%) Algorithms
11 59 (1.33%) Online Games
12 57 (1.28%) Visualisation
13 55 (1.24%) Clustering
14 54 (1.21%) Data Integration
15 46 (1.03%) Fintech
16 41 (0.92%) Data Structures
16 41 (0.92%) iPad
17 38 (0.85%) Cybercrime
17 38 (0.85%) Equities
18 37 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 835 (18.77%) Linux
2 717 (16.12%) Unix
3 411 (9.24%) Windows
4 149 (3.35%) Android
5 115 (2.58%) Apple iOS
6 64 (1.44%) Solaris
7 45 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 40 (0.90%) AIX
9 38 (0.85%) Windows Server
10 31 (0.70%) Windows Phone
11 27 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (0.36%) Mac OS
14 15 (0.34%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.27%) Debian
15 12 (0.27%) Windows NT
16 11 (0.25%) SUSE
17 10 (0.22%) Windows XP
18 9 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
19 8 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2426 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
2 993 (22.32%) TDD
3 960 (21.58%) Software Engineering
4 874 (19.64%) Scrum
5 794 (17.85%) OO
6 574 (12.90%) SOA
7 563 (12.65%) MVC
8 527 (11.85%) E-Commerce
9 497 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
10 430 (9.67%) SDLC
11 421 (9.46%) UML
12 379 (8.52%) Open Source
13 364 (8.18%) BDD
14 351 (7.89%) Mentoring
15 341 (7.66%) Unit Testing
16 311 (6.99%) OOP
17 270 (6.07%) Multithreading
18 264 (5.93%) OOD
19 250 (5.62%) Web Development
20 164 (3.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4105 (92.27%) Java
2 1663 (37.38%) SQL
3 1606 (36.10%) JavaScript
4 398 (8.95%) C#
5 289 (6.50%) C++
6 280 (6.29%) PL/SQL
7 263 (5.91%) Python
8 221 (4.97%) Scala
9 164 (3.69%) C
10 143 (3.21%) Perl
11 141 (3.17%) Shell Script
12 109 (2.45%) Groovy
13 89 (2.00%) Bash Shell
14 84 (1.89%) Ruby
15 74 (1.66%) Objective-C
16 67 (1.51%) PHP
17 63 (1.42%) T-SQL
18 51 (1.15%) VB.NET
19 47 (1.06%) XPath
20 42 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 766 (17.22%) Degree
2 250 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 138 (3.10%) SC Cleared
4 128 (2.88%) DV Cleared
5 97 (2.18%) Sun Certification
6 52 (1.17%) Oracle Certification
7 36 (0.81%) ISEB
8 34 (0.76%) ISTQB
9 26 (0.58%) OCPJP
10 24 (0.54%) PhD
11 21 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 14 (0.31%) CISSP
12 14 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (0.27%) Brainbench
14 10 (0.22%) CCA
15 9 (0.20%) PMI Certification
16 7 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
16 7 (0.16%) HND
16 7 (0.16%) OCA
16 7 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (5.17%) QA
2 42 (0.94%) SLA
3 19 (0.43%) SEPA
4 12 (0.27%) ISO15022
4 12 (0.27%) ISO20022
5 6 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.11%) HL7
7 4 (0.090%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.067%) WCAG
9 2 (0.045%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.022%) EMIR
System Software
1 51 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 48 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (1.01%) Docker
4 12 (0.27%) HDFS
5 11 (0.25%) vCloud
6 7 (0.16%) Apache Flume
6 7 (0.16%) PowerHA
7 6 (0.13%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.11%) Samba
8 5 (0.11%) Xen
9 4 (0.090%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.090%) iptables
10 3 (0.067%) Varnish
11 2 (0.045%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.022%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.022%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.022%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.022%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.022%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 48 (1.08%) Puppet
2 17 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.34%) CA Wily
5 14 (0.31%) QRadar
6 13 (0.29%) HP SiteScope
7 11 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 9 (0.20%) Kibana
9 7 (0.16%) Oozie
9 7 (0.16%) Xymon
10 6 (0.13%) Ambari
10 6 (0.13%) Ansible
10 6 (0.13%) Salt
11 5 (0.11%) BladeLogic
11 5 (0.11%) Control-M
11 5 (0.11%) logstash
11 5 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.090%) Rundeck
12 4 (0.090%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.045%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1467 (32.97%) Oracle
2 251 (5.64%) IBM
3 224 (5.03%) Microsoft
4 163 (3.66%) hybris
5 156 (3.51%) Sybase
6 130 (2.92%) SAP
7 128 (2.88%) Google
8 112 (2.52%) Sun
9 99 (2.23%) Red Hat
10 80 (1.80%) ATG
11 74 (1.66%) VMware
12 65 (1.46%) TIBCO
13 57 (1.28%) webMethods
14 56 (1.26%) Pega
15 50 (1.12%) Demandware
16 49 (1.10%) Adobe
17 46 (1.03%) BEA
18 29 (0.65%) Facebook
18 29 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
19 28 (0.63%) Twitter
Norwich, Norfolk
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Great Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- 55,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent packages plu benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive salary and package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £80,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + extensive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70 000 to £95 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60 000 to £88 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 to £79 750 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 50000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago