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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 138 122 102
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2452 2778 2971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.22% 2.39% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.94% 6.26% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2109 2293 2495
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.71%
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 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
41265 44389 42916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.31% 38.23% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35301 37333 37115
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -18 2281 £50,000 - 271
London -39 928 £65,000 +13.04% 75
South East -13 428 £50,000 - 31
City of London -21 222 £67,500 +12.50% 21
East of England 0 203 £46,000 +2.22% 38
Yorkshire -3 194 £46,500 +9.41% 26
North West -7 194 £45,000 - 50
South West -14 191 £45,000 +9.55% 24
West Yorkshire +11 155 £47,500 -5.00% 23
Leeds +1 147 £47,500 -13.63% 23
Manchester +7 123 £45,000 - 26
Berkshire +3 119 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Scotland +31 117 £47,500 +13.09% 16
Hertfordshire -14 81 £52,500 +16.66% 11
Buckinghamshire -2 79 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Bristol -26 76 £50,000 +29.87% 7
Cambridgeshire +44 74 £45,000 - 16
East Midlands -17 72 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Surrey -41 68 £55,000 +12.82% 3
Milton Keynes +14 63 £45,000 -5.26% 3
West Midlands -28 63 £45,000 +9.75% 6
Hampshire +12 58 £48,500 +14.11% 3
Gloucestershire -5 53 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Glasgow +17 51 £51,500 +22.61% 3
Cambridge +16 47 £47,500 +4.97% 12
Cheshire -13 47 £45,000 -18.18% 13
Reading -15 40 £55,000 -29.03% 3
Watford -10 36 £52,500 - 1
Edinburgh +10 34 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Birmingham +5 34 £50,000 +29.03% 2

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4420 (91.78%) Java
2 2394 (49.71%) Agile Software Development
3 2393 (49.69%) Spring
4 1766 (36.67%) SQL
5 1764 (36.63%) Oracle
6 1651 (34.28%) Hibernate
7 1611 (33.45%) JavaScript
8 1436 (29.82%) HTML
9 1338 (27.78%) Web Services
10 1212 (25.17%) XML
11 1161 (24.11%) Finance
12 1106 (22.97%) CSS
13 1061 (22.03%) Scrum
14 968 (20.10%) TDD
15 880 (18.27%) Linux
15 880 (18.27%) OO
16 874 (18.15%) Tomcat
17 872 (18.11%) Software Engineering
18 805 (16.72%) JSP
19 800 (16.61%) Maven
20 798 (16.57%) Degree
21 764 (15.86%) MySQL
22 755 (15.68%) UNIX
23 743 (15.43%) MVC
24 732 (15.20%) E-Commerce
25 691 (14.35%) JUnit
26 685 (14.22%) JBoss
27 677 (14.06%) SQL Server
28 634 (13.16%) REST
29 627 (13.02%) Struts

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 874 (18.15%) Tomcat
2 685 (14.22%) JBoss
3 590 (12.25%) WebSphere
4 528 (10.96%) WebLogic
5 429 (8.91%) Apache
6 167 (3.47%) Apache Solr
7 145 (3.01%) Node.js
8 137 (2.84%) CMS
9 97 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
9 97 (2.01%) GlassFish
10 93 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
11 89 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 84 (1.74%) MQSeries
13 80 (1.66%) Mule
14 66 (1.37%) SharePoint
15 52 (1.08%) Liferay
15 52 (1.08%) Mule ESB
16 51 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 51 (1.06%) Jetty
17 46 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 75 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 33 (0.69%) MS Office
3 19 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.17%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.17%) MS Project
6 2 (0.042%) Mingle
6 2 (0.042%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.042%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.021%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 43 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
2 41 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
3 29 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 24 (0.50%) Magento
5 18 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
6 12 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
6 12 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
7 9 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.19%) LatentZero
7 9 (0.19%) thinkFolio
8 8 (0.17%) Fredhopper
8 8 (0.17%) Maximo
8 8 (0.17%) Summit
9 5 (0.10%) SAP ERP
9 5 (0.10%) TIBCO iProcess
10 3 (0.062%) SAP GRC
10 3 (0.062%) AquaLogic BPM
10 3 (0.062%) SAP SRM
10 3 (0.062%) PRMS
10 3 (0.062%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 210 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (1.97%) SaaS
3 37 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (0.33%) IaaS
7 13 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.25%) GitHub
9 10 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.19%) Google App Engine
11 7 (0.15%) Route 53
12 6 (0.12%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.12%) Force.com
12 6 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (0.10%) Amazon Glacier
14 4 (0.083%) PaaS
15 3 (0.062%) Heroku
15 3 (0.062%) Office 365
15 3 (0.062%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 2 (0.042%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 222 (4.61%) HTTP
2 136 (2.82%) Internet
3 113 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 48 (1.00%) LDAP
5 44 (0.91%) SSL
6 31 (0.64%) HTTPS
6 31 (0.64%) Firewall
7 29 (0.60%) SAN
8 23 (0.48%) FTP
9 22 (0.46%) Network Security
10 21 (0.44%) DNS
11 20 (0.42%) CTI
12 19 (0.39%) NAS
13 18 (0.37%) Broadband
14 15 (0.31%) WAN
15 13 (0.27%) LAN
16 11 (0.23%) SNMP
16 11 (0.23%) ATM
16 11 (0.23%) SSH
17 10 (0.21%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 764 (15.86%) MySQL
2 677 (14.06%) SQL Server
3 482 (10.01%) Relational Database
4 355 (7.37%) Oracle Database
5 264 (5.48%) RDBMS
6 228 (4.73%) NoSQL
7 198 (4.11%) Big Data
8 186 (3.86%) MongoDB
9 151 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
10 129 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
11 120 (2.49%) DB2
12 111 (2.30%) Hadoop
13 78 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
14 72 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
15 48 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
16 38 (0.79%) Apache Hive
17 31 (0.64%) JasperReports
18 30 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
19 28 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
20 22 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 800 (16.61%) Maven
2 691 (14.35%) JUnit
3 537 (11.15%) Eclipse
4 426 (8.85%) Git (software)
5 422 (8.76%) Subversion
6 390 (8.10%) Ant
7 352 (7.31%) Jenkins
8 203 (4.22%) JIRA
9 190 (3.95%) Selenium
10 113 (2.35%) Mockito
11 108 (2.24%) Cucumber
12 78 (1.62%) Hudson
13 72 (1.50%) jMock
14 60 (1.25%) JMeter
15 55 (1.14%) NetBeans
16 52 (1.08%) IntelliJ
17 50 (1.04%) ClearCase
18 45 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 45 (0.93%) TestNG
19 44 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1161 (24.11%) Finance
2 420 (8.72%) Banking
3 370 (7.68%) Retail
4 194 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 146 (3.03%) Marketing
6 124 (2.57%) Back Office
7 115 (2.39%) Games
8 103 (2.14%) Investment Banking
9 66 (1.37%) Publishing
10 56 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 52 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 51 (1.06%) Advertising
13 46 (0.96%) Law
14 38 (0.79%) Automotive
15 36 (0.75%) Electronics
16 31 (0.64%) Legal
17 28 (0.58%) Military
18 23 (0.48%) French Language
19 15 (0.31%) International Banking
19 15 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2965 (61.57%) Developer
2 2388 (49.58%) Java Developer
3 733 (15.22%) Senior Developer
4 661 (13.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 578 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 508 (10.55%) Architect
7 380 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 231 (4.80%) J2EE Developer
9 216 (4.49%) Consultant
10 191 (3.97%) Analyst
11 173 (3.59%) Software Developer
12 172 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
13 165 (3.43%) Lead Developer
14 156 (3.24%) Java Software Engineer
15 141 (2.93%) Programmer
16 140 (2.91%) Junior
17 134 (2.78%) Applications Support
18 130 (2.70%) Web Developer
19 116 (2.41%) Junior Developer
19 116 (2.41%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2393 (49.69%) Spring
2 1651 (34.28%) Hibernate
3 1436 (29.82%) HTML
4 1338 (27.78%) Web Services
5 1212 (25.17%) XML
6 1106 (22.97%) CSS
7 805 (16.72%) JSP
8 634 (13.16%) REST
9 627 (13.02%) Struts
10 586 (12.17%) SOAP
11 578 (12.00%) Java EE
12 573 (11.90%) jQuery
13 570 (11.84%) .NET
14 463 (9.61%) Servlets
15 423 (8.78%) Spring MVC
16 381 (7.91%) JMS
17 376 (7.81%) JSON
18 358 (7.43%) HTML5
19 344 (7.14%) XSLT
20 334 (6.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 433 (8.99%) Computer Science
2 372 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
3 306 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
4 113 (2.35%) Mathematics
5 96 (1.99%) Client/Server
6 88 (1.83%) User Experience
7 84 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 75 (1.56%) Data Structures
9 74 (1.54%) N-Tier
9 74 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 70 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 57 (1.18%) Credit Risk
11 57 (1.18%) SWIFT
12 55 (1.14%) Algorithms
13 48 (1.00%) Equities
14 46 (0.96%) Online Games
15 42 (0.87%) Visualisation
15 42 (0.87%) Mainframe
16 40 (0.83%) Fixed Income
16 40 (0.83%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 880 (18.27%) Linux
2 755 (15.68%) UNIX
3 418 (8.68%) Windows
4 145 (3.01%) Android
5 117 (2.43%) Solaris
6 104 (2.16%) Apple iOS
7 39 (0.81%) AIX
8 37 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (0.42%) HPUX
12 19 (0.39%) CentOS
13 16 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
14 11 (0.23%) Ubuntu
14 11 (0.23%) Windows NT
15 9 (0.19%) SUSE
16 8 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (0.12%) zOS
18 5 (0.10%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2394 (49.71%) Agile Software Development
2 1061 (22.03%) Scrum
3 968 (20.10%) TDD
4 880 (18.27%) OO
5 872 (18.11%) Software Engineering
6 743 (15.43%) MVC
7 732 (15.20%) E-Commerce
8 625 (12.98%) SDLC
9 607 (12.60%) SOA
10 575 (11.94%) UML
11 416 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
12 409 (8.49%) Unit Testing
13 373 (7.75%) Mentoring
14 318 (6.60%) BDD
15 317 (6.58%) Multithreading
16 314 (6.52%) Open Source
17 251 (5.21%) Web Development
18 248 (5.15%) OOD
19 237 (4.92%) Waterfall
20 220 (4.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4420 (91.78%) Java
2 1766 (36.67%) SQL
3 1611 (33.45%) JavaScript
4 409 (8.49%) C#
5 379 (7.87%) PL/SQL
6 305 (6.33%) C++
7 234 (4.86%) Python
8 225 (4.67%) C
9 186 (3.86%) Scala
10 185 (3.84%) Perl
11 162 (3.36%) Shell Script
12 142 (2.95%) Ruby
13 108 (2.24%) PHP
14 103 (2.14%) Groovy
15 91 (1.89%) XPath
16 61 (1.27%) Bash Shell
17 49 (1.02%) T-SQL
18 47 (0.98%) XQuery
19 41 (0.85%) VB
20 34 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 798 (16.57%) Degree
2 182 (3.78%) Security Cleared
3 109 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 88 (1.83%) DV Cleared
5 73 (1.52%) Sun Certification
6 35 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
7 23 (0.48%) PMI Certification
8 19 (0.39%) PMP
9 18 (0.37%) OCPJP
10 17 (0.35%) ISEB
11 15 (0.31%) PhD
12 11 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (0.23%) Brainbench
13 9 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.17%) OCPJWCD
14 8 (0.17%) OCMJD
15 7 (0.15%) CITP
15 7 (0.15%) OCA
16 6 (0.12%) CISSP
17 5 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (4.40%) QA
2 64 (1.33%) SLA
3 19 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.33%) EMIR
4 16 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.19%) WCAG
6 6 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.042%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.021%) COBIT
8 1 (0.021%) HL7
System Software
1 91 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (0.81%) Hyper-V
3 22 (0.46%) Active Directory
4 18 (0.37%) Docker
5 13 (0.27%) vCloud
6 8 (0.17%) Samba
7 7 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 4 (0.083%) XenServer
8 4 (0.083%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.083%) NFS
8 4 (0.083%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.062%) Squid
9 3 (0.062%) Xen
9 3 (0.062%) vSphere
10 2 (0.042%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.042%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.042%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.021%) Varnish
11 1 (0.021%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.021%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 55 (1.14%) Puppet
2 41 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (0.48%) Nagios
4 19 (0.39%) Ansible
5 17 (0.35%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (0.17%) Unicenter
7 7 (0.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 7 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (0.15%) Control-M
8 6 (0.12%) TeamSite
8 6 (0.12%) BladeLogic
8 6 (0.12%) Salt
8 6 (0.12%) OpenNMS
8 6 (0.12%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.083%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.083%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.062%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.062%) Foglight
10 3 (0.062%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1764 (36.63%) Oracle
2 301 (6.25%) IBM
3 265 (5.50%) hybris
4 252 (5.23%) Microsoft
5 141 (2.93%) Sybase
6 124 (2.57%) VMware
7 112 (2.33%) ATG
8 109 (2.26%) SAP
9 101 (2.10%) TIBCO
9 101 (2.10%) Google
10 96 (1.99%) Sun
11 79 (1.64%) Adobe
12 70 (1.45%) Red Hat
13 66 (1.37%) Endeca
14 65 (1.35%) Demandware
15 51 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
16 50 (1.04%) BEA
17 41 (0.85%) HP
18 34 (0.71%) Atlassian
19 28 (0.58%) Intershop
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £5000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + Package (bonus & benefits)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 12 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum including excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago