The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 201 146 130
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -16
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1565 2414 2701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.64% 2.21% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.25% 5.87% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 2092 2228
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%

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
36848 41127 43590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.68% 37.70% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31898 35336 36668
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -60 1463 £52,500 +5.00% 185
London -80 491 £60,000 -4.00% 65
South East -18 322 £50,000 - 34
East of England +16 184 £57,500 +25.00% 16
North West -27 165 £50,000 +5.26% 17
South West -39 123 £46,000 +2.22% 10
Manchester -29 100 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Buckinghamshire +20 79 £45,000 -2.17% 12
Berkshire -24 78 £52,500 -4.54% 3
East Midlands -10 69 £45,000 +12.50% 14
West Midlands +4 65 £47,500 -3.55% 8
Hertfordshire +19 62 £57,500 +25.00% 10
Milton Keynes +28 60 £45,000 - 7
Yorkshire -77 60 £42,500 -10.52% 16
Gloucestershire -13 49 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Cambridgeshire -14 49 £48,500 +2.10% 2
Merseyside +13 47 £40,000 -3.03%
Surrey +12 47 £52,500 -4.54% 3
City of London -80 46 £60,500 -10.37% 21
West Yorkshire -78 44 £45,250 -4.73% 12
Scotland -27 43 £48,500 +2.10% 7
Liverpool - 43 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire +12 40 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Essex +13 37 £58,750 +94.21% 1
Hampshire -24 36 £50,000 +9.28% 6
Cambridge -11 34 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Bristol -16 34 £45,000 - 2
Leeds -64 34 £45,250 -4.73% 10
Northampton +5 27 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Northamptonshire -5 27 £40,000 -11.11% 4

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for J2EE.

1 2869 (94.10%) Java
2 1623 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
3 1415 (46.41%) Spring
4 1135 (37.23%) SQL
5 1066 (34.96%) Oracle
6 1057 (34.67%) JavaScript
7 972 (31.88%) Hibernate
8 893 (29.29%) HTML
9 826 (27.09%) Web Services
10 745 (24.43%) Finance
11 734 (24.07%) XML
12 692 (22.70%) Software Engineering
13 616 (20.20%) TDD
14 599 (19.65%) Linux
15 588 (19.29%) Tomcat
16 581 (19.06%) CSS
17 573 (18.79%) OO
18 562 (18.43%) Scrum
19 556 (18.24%) Unix
20 505 (16.56%) Degree
21 491 (16.10%) JBoss
22 475 (15.58%) Maven
23 453 (14.86%) WebLogic
24 446 (14.63%) JSP
25 435 (14.27%) WebSphere
26 415 (13.61%) JUnit
27 412 (13.51%) Java EE
28 406 (13.32%) SOAP
29 387 (12.69%) JMS
30 385 (12.63%) MVC

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 588 (19.29%) Tomcat
2 491 (16.10%) JBoss
3 453 (14.86%) WebLogic
4 435 (14.27%) WebSphere
5 355 (11.64%) Apache
6 106 (3.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 70 (2.30%) CMS
8 60 (1.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 58 (1.90%) GlassFish
10 53 (1.74%) Jetty
11 47 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
12 44 (1.44%) Apache Spark
13 41 (1.34%) Apache Solr
14 36 (1.18%) Mule
15 28 (0.92%) Alfresco
16 26 (0.85%) Confluence
16 26 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 26 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
17 25 (0.82%) nginx
18 24 (0.79%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 58 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.56%) MS Office
3 12 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.098%) InDesign
8 2 (0.066%) MS Project
8 2 (0.066%) Simulink
9 1 (0.033%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
2 24 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (0.30%) Eloqua
5 7 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 6 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.16%) Magento
7 5 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.098%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.066%) Apache OFBiz
10 2 (0.066%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.066%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.066%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.033%) Adobe Campaign
11 1 (0.033%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 164 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (1.87%) SaaS
3 39 (1.28%) PaaS
4 31 (1.02%) GitHub
5 24 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (0.62%) IaaS
7 15 (0.49%) OpenShift
8 13 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
9 9 (0.30%) SoftLayer
10 7 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.16%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.16%) Oracle CX
12 4 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (0.13%) Bluemix
13 3 (0.098%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.098%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.098%) iPaaS
13 3 (0.098%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 119 (3.90%) HTTP
2 95 (3.12%) Internet
3 66 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 40 (1.31%) SSL
5 37 (1.21%) LDAP
6 28 (0.92%) Firewall
7 17 (0.56%) DNS
7 17 (0.56%) HTTPS
8 13 (0.43%) Intranet
9 12 (0.39%) Extranet
9 12 (0.39%) VPN
10 10 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 10 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (0.26%) SNMP
12 7 (0.23%) Network Security
13 5 (0.16%) WAN
14 4 (0.13%) SAN
14 4 (0.13%) SMPP
14 4 (0.13%) SMTP
14 4 (0.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (11.32%) MySQL
1 345 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 283 (9.28%) Relational Database
3 235 (7.71%) Oracle Database
4 192 (6.30%) MongoDB
5 180 (5.90%) NoSQL
6 157 (5.15%) Big Data
7 101 (3.31%) Hadoop
8 99 (3.25%) RDBMS
9 95 (3.12%) DB2
10 92 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
11 72 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 50 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 50 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
13 48 (1.57%) Apache Hive
13 48 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
14 26 (0.85%) HBase
15 24 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
16 20 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
16 20 (0.66%) GIS
Development Applications
1 475 (15.58%) Maven
2 415 (13.61%) JUnit
3 327 (10.72%) Git (software)
4 280 (9.18%) Jenkins
5 260 (8.53%) Subversion
6 255 (8.36%) Ant
7 248 (8.13%) Eclipse
8 153 (5.02%) Mockito
9 135 (4.43%) JIRA
10 115 (3.77%) Selenium
11 107 (3.51%) Gradle
12 84 (2.76%) Cucumber
13 47 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 41 (1.34%) Hudson
14 41 (1.34%) IntelliJ
14 41 (1.34%) jMock
15 32 (1.05%) SoapUI
15 32 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
16 30 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
17 25 (0.82%) Log4j
General
1 745 (24.43%) Finance
2 270 (8.86%) Banking
3 185 (6.07%) Retail
4 131 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 100 (3.28%) Marketing
6 64 (2.10%) Games
7 53 (1.74%) Publishing
8 48 (1.57%) Financial Institution
9 39 (1.28%) Manufacturing
10 28 (0.92%) Advertising
11 26 (0.85%) International Banking
12 25 (0.82%) Investment Banking
13 24 (0.79%) Aerospace
13 24 (0.79%) Electronics
14 18 (0.59%) Music Industry
15 17 (0.56%) Automotive
15 17 (0.56%) Billing
16 16 (0.52%) Front Office
17 15 (0.49%) Back Office
18 14 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1924 (63.10%) Developer
2 1652 (54.18%) Java Developer
3 562 (18.43%) Senior Developer
4 516 (16.92%) Senior Java Developer
5 393 (12.89%) J2EE Developer
6 386 (12.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 349 (11.45%) Architect
8 243 (7.97%) Software Engineer
9 234 (7.67%) Java Engineer
10 192 (6.30%) Java Software Developer
10 192 (6.30%) Software Developer
11 171 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
12 170 (5.58%) Java Software Engineer
13 131 (4.30%) Agile Developer
14 128 (4.20%) Agile Java Developer
15 125 (4.10%) Graduate
16 122 (4.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
17 121 (3.97%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
18 105 (3.44%) Consultant
19 103 (3.38%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1415 (46.41%) Spring
2 972 (31.88%) Hibernate
3 893 (29.29%) HTML
4 826 (27.09%) Web Services
5 734 (24.07%) XML
6 581 (19.06%) CSS
7 446 (14.63%) JSP
8 412 (13.51%) Java EE
9 406 (13.32%) SOAP
10 387 (12.69%) JMS
11 360 (11.81%) REST
12 343 (11.25%) RESTful
13 325 (10.66%) .NET
14 301 (9.87%) Ajax
15 295 (9.68%) HTML5
16 288 (9.45%) JSON
17 253 (8.30%) jQuery
18 250 (8.20%) Struts
19 238 (7.81%) JDBC
20 237 (7.77%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 312 (10.23%) Computer Science
2 248 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 162 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
4 74 (2.43%) Fintech
5 59 (1.94%) Mobile App
6 57 (1.87%) User Experience
7 51 (1.67%) Mathematics
8 46 (1.51%) Management Information System
9 44 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 41 (1.34%) Algorithms
10 41 (1.34%) Virtual Team
11 40 (1.31%) Clustering
12 37 (1.21%) iPad
13 31 (1.02%) Data Centre
13 31 (1.02%) Online Banking
14 28 (0.92%) N-Tier
15 25 (0.82%) Credit Risk
16 21 (0.69%) Derivative
17 20 (0.66%) Data Structures
17 20 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 599 (19.65%) Linux
2 556 (18.24%) Unix
3 248 (8.13%) Windows
4 119 (3.90%) Android
5 89 (2.92%) Apple iOS
6 53 (1.74%) Solaris
7 43 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (0.85%) CentOS
9 26 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
10 25 (0.82%) Windows Server
11 21 (0.69%) AIX
12 20 (0.66%) Ubuntu
13 16 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (0.39%) Windows 7
14 12 (0.39%) Windows NT
14 12 (0.39%) Windows Phone
15 9 (0.30%) Debian
15 9 (0.30%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1623 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 692 (22.70%) Software Engineering
3 616 (20.20%) TDD
4 573 (18.79%) OO
5 562 (18.43%) Scrum
6 385 (12.63%) MVC
7 380 (12.46%) SOA
8 345 (11.32%) E-Commerce
9 327 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
10 322 (10.56%) SDLC
11 321 (10.53%) Unit Testing
12 313 (10.27%) UML
13 291 (9.54%) Mentoring
13 291 (9.54%) Multithreading
14 287 (9.41%) Web Development
15 240 (7.87%) Open Source
16 224 (7.35%) BDD
17 162 (5.31%) DevOps
18 131 (4.30%) OOP
19 130 (4.26%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 2869 (94.10%) Java
2 1135 (37.23%) SQL
3 1057 (34.67%) JavaScript
4 295 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 264 (8.66%) C#
6 260 (8.53%) Python
7 208 (6.82%) C++
8 158 (5.18%) Scala
9 148 (4.85%) C
10 129 (4.23%) Perl
11 113 (3.71%) Shell Script
12 90 (2.95%) PHP
13 68 (2.23%) Ruby
14 59 (1.94%) VB
15 54 (1.77%) Groovy
16 46 (1.51%) Objective-C
17 37 (1.21%) Bash Shell
18 31 (1.02%) PowerShell
18 31 (1.02%) VB.NET
19 29 (0.95%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 505 (16.56%) Degree
2 211 (6.92%) Security Cleared
3 121 (3.97%) SC Cleared
4 57 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 35 (1.15%) Sun Certification
6 18 (0.59%) OCPJP
7 15 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
8 12 (0.39%) SANS
9 10 (0.33%) PhD
10 7 (0.23%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.16%) BC Cleared
11 5 (0.16%) Brainbench
11 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.13%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.098%) PMP
13 3 (0.098%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.098%) RHCE
13 3 (0.098%) RHCT
14 2 (0.066%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (4.62%) QA
2 33 (1.08%) SLA
3 6 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.16%) HL7
5 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.098%) ISO15022
6 3 (0.098%) ISO20022
7 2 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.033%) WCAG
System Software
1 102 (3.35%) Docker
2 28 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 26 (0.85%) HDFS
4 14 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 13 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.20%) Varnish
10 5 (0.16%) Squid
11 3 (0.098%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.066%) vSphere
13 1 (0.033%) Hyper-V
13 1 (0.033%) vCloud
13 1 (0.033%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 89 (2.92%) Puppet
2 52 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (1.34%) Ansible
4 30 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 25 (0.82%) Salt
5 25 (0.82%) Terraform
6 24 (0.79%) Kubernetes
7 19 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
7 19 (0.62%) Nagios
7 19 (0.62%) Tivoli
8 15 (0.49%) Packer
9 9 (0.30%) HAProxy
10 8 (0.26%) AirWatch
10 8 (0.26%) Graphite
10 8 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
10 8 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Management
10 8 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 7 (0.23%) OpenAM
12 6 (0.20%) Control-M
12 6 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1066 (34.96%) Oracle
2 187 (6.13%) IBM
3 134 (4.39%) Microsoft
4 105 (3.44%) SAP
5 98 (3.21%) hybris
6 83 (2.72%) Sybase
7 80 (2.62%) Adobe
8 72 (2.36%) Sun
9 51 (1.67%) ATG
10 50 (1.64%) Red Hat
11 47 (1.54%) BEA
11 47 (1.54%) Google
12 32 (1.05%) Talend
12 32 (1.05%) webMethods
13 28 (0.92%) PayPal
14 26 (0.85%) Fiorano
15 25 (0.82%) Atlassian
16 24 (0.79%) MuleSoft
17 23 (0.75%) TIBCO
18 22 (0.72%) HP
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Leatherhead, Surrey
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Berkshire
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Watford, Hertfordshire
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare + Bonus
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Gloucestershire
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