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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 190 154 133
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -21
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1581 2295 2681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.76% 2.16% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.49% 5.66% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1963 2157
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
35201 40568 42032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.27% 38.20% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30399 34769 36145
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -44 1474 £55,000 +10.00% 183
London -71 480 £60,000 - 51
South East +7 326 £55,000 +11.11% 24
East of England -5 178 £56,250 +18.42% 13
North West -15 129 £47,500 -1.04% 21
South West -9 127 £45,000 - 28
Buckinghamshire +13 89 £45,000 - 5
Manchester -12 84 £50,000 +17.64% 18
Yorkshire -55 82 £50,000 +8.10% 30
West Midlands +10 81 £52,500 +31.25% 7
East Midlands -55 69 £47,500 +18.75% 8
City of London -49 68 £61,500 +2.50% 11
Birmingham +39 62 £57,500 +43.75% 3
Hampshire -16 61 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Milton Keynes +9 56 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Gloucestershire +3 55 £51,000 +2.00% 13
West Yorkshire -62 50 £50,000 +5.26% 20
Essex +10 47 £66,000 +60.00% 2
Northampton -15 46 £55,000 +37.50%
Northamptonshire -23 46 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +22 44 £47,000 -3.09% 4
Berkshire 0 44 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Scotland +5 42 £50,000 +13.63% 6
Bristol -2 41 £46,250 +2.77% 6
Leeds -52 39 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Surrey +9 36 £70,500 +28.18% 4
Hertfordshire -31 35 £60,000 +26.31% 4
Merseyside +16 34 £43,750 -20.45%
Liverpool +13 34 £43,750 -20.45%
South Wales +17 32 £35,000 -7.89% 2

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 2957 (94.23%) Java
2 1685 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1518 (48.37%) Spring
4 1225 (39.04%) SQL
5 1036 (33.01%) JavaScript
6 1022 (32.57%) Oracle
7 1020 (32.50%) Hibernate
8 896 (28.55%) HTML
9 825 (26.29%) Web Services
10 753 (24.00%) XML
11 700 (22.31%) Software Engineering
12 694 (22.12%) TDD
13 689 (21.96%) Finance
14 636 (20.27%) Linux
15 624 (19.89%) Tomcat
16 585 (18.64%) CSS
17 574 (18.29%) OO
17 574 (18.29%) Scrum
18 563 (17.94%) JBoss
19 506 (16.12%) Unix
20 491 (15.65%) Degree
21 485 (15.46%) WebLogic
22 474 (15.11%) Maven
23 459 (14.63%) JUnit
24 432 (13.77%) MVC
25 427 (13.61%) WebSphere
26 417 (13.29%) REST
27 414 (13.19%) SOAP
28 413 (13.16%) JSP
29 387 (12.33%) JMS

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
1 624 (19.89%) Tomcat
2 563 (17.94%) JBoss
3 485 (15.46%) WebLogic
4 427 (13.61%) WebSphere
5 380 (12.11%) Apache
6 139 (4.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 93 (2.96%) WebSphere Application Server
8 83 (2.64%) GlassFish
9 63 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 63 (2.01%) CMS
9 63 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
10 55 (1.75%) Apache Solr
10 55 (1.75%) Apache Spark
11 46 (1.47%) Mule
12 44 (1.40%) Jetty
13 32 (1.02%) Confluence
14 31 (0.99%) Alfresco
15 27 (0.86%) Mule ESB
16 25 (0.80%) Apache Pig
17 23 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 52 (1.66%) MS Excel
2 20 (0.64%) MS Office
3 14 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.16%) MS Project
7 4 (0.13%) Simulink
8 3 (0.096%) InDesign
9 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.032%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.032%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
2 19 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.22%) Magento
5 6 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.13%) SAP hybris
8 3 (0.096%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.096%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.064%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.032%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.032%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 1 (0.032%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.032%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 192 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (3.03%) SaaS
3 44 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (1.34%) GitHub
5 27 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (0.86%) PaaS
6 22 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
8 16 (0.51%) IaaS
9 8 (0.25%) OpenShift
10 6 (0.19%) Google App Engine
10 6 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.13%) Bluemix
12 4 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.13%) Oracle CX
13 3 (0.096%) iPaaS
13 3 (0.096%) TestFlight
14 2 (0.064%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 133 (4.24%) HTTP
2 105 (3.35%) TCP/IP
3 78 (2.49%) Internet
4 57 (1.82%) SSL
5 45 (1.43%) Firewall
6 36 (1.15%) LDAP
7 25 (0.80%) HTTPS
8 22 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 22 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 18 (0.57%) DNS
10 12 (0.38%) VPN
11 11 (0.35%) Intranet
12 9 (0.29%) DMZ
13 8 (0.25%) Extranet
14 7 (0.22%) FTP
14 7 (0.22%) Network Security
14 7 (0.22%) SMTP
15 6 (0.19%) SNMP
15 6 (0.19%) WAN
16 5 (0.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (11.73%) MySQL
2 350 (11.15%) SQL Server
3 272 (8.67%) Relational Database
4 229 (7.30%) MongoDB
5 214 (6.82%) Big Data
6 199 (6.34%) NoSQL
7 190 (6.05%) Oracle Database
8 142 (4.53%) Hadoop
9 117 (3.73%) RDBMS
10 83 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
11 82 (2.61%) DB2
12 63 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
13 50 (1.59%) Apache Hive
14 48 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
15 46 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
16 32 (1.02%) HBase
17 27 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
18 24 (0.76%) Endeca
19 17 (0.54%) InterSystems Cache
19 17 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 474 (15.11%) Maven
2 459 (14.63%) JUnit
3 331 (10.55%) Git (software)
4 314 (10.01%) Jenkins
5 220 (7.01%) Ant
6 218 (6.95%) Subversion
7 206 (6.56%) Eclipse
8 156 (4.97%) Gradle
9 126 (4.02%) Selenium
10 120 (3.82%) Mockito
11 114 (3.63%) JIRA
12 108 (3.44%) Cucumber
13 58 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 55 (1.75%) Hudson
15 52 (1.66%) Sonatype Nexus
16 40 (1.27%) jMock
17 38 (1.21%) Jasmine
18 34 (1.08%) IntelliJ
19 32 (1.02%) NetBeans
20 31 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 689 (21.96%) Finance
2 286 (9.11%) Banking
3 191 (6.09%) Retail
4 137 (4.37%) Telecoms
5 108 (3.44%) Marketing
6 88 (2.80%) Games
7 56 (1.78%) Publishing
8 42 (1.34%) Advertising
9 37 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 32 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 25 (0.80%) International Banking
11 25 (0.80%) Investment Banking
12 23 (0.73%) Aerospace
12 23 (0.73%) Legal
13 21 (0.67%) Back Office
14 20 (0.64%) Front Office
15 19 (0.61%) Electronics
16 16 (0.51%) Music Industry
17 15 (0.48%) Automotive
18 14 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2046 (65.20%) Developer
2 1764 (56.21%) Java Developer
3 594 (18.93%) Senior Developer
4 560 (17.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 381 (12.14%) J2EE Developer
6 371 (11.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 330 (10.52%) Architect
8 282 (8.99%) Java Engineer
9 251 (8.00%) Software Engineer
10 176 (5.61%) Java Software Engineer
11 167 (5.32%) Java Software Developer
12 164 (5.23%) Software Developer
13 141 (4.49%) Agile Developer
13 141 (4.49%) Agile Java Developer
14 112 (3.57%) Graduate
14 112 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
15 110 (3.51%) Technical Architect
16 104 (3.31%) Junior
16 104 (3.31%) Junior Developer
17 102 (3.25%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1518 (48.37%) Spring
2 1020 (32.50%) Hibernate
3 896 (28.55%) HTML
4 825 (26.29%) Web Services
5 753 (24.00%) XML
6 585 (18.64%) CSS
7 417 (13.29%) REST
8 414 (13.19%) SOAP
9 413 (13.16%) JSP
10 387 (12.33%) JMS
11 354 (11.28%) Java EE
12 337 (10.74%) RESTful
13 322 (10.26%) HTML5
14 291 (9.27%) .NET
15 290 (9.24%) AngularJS
16 279 (8.89%) JSON
17 261 (8.32%) JDBC
18 247 (7.87%) jQuery
19 240 (7.65%) Ajax
20 238 (7.58%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 309 (9.85%) Computer Science
2 219 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 157 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 107 (3.41%) Fintech
5 64 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 63 (2.01%) Client/Server
7 56 (1.78%) Clustering
8 49 (1.56%) User Experience
9 47 (1.50%) Algorithms
10 44 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 40 (1.27%) Virtual Team
12 36 (1.15%) iPad
13 31 (0.99%) Management Information System
14 29 (0.92%) Data Centre
14 29 (0.92%) N-Tier
15 28 (0.89%) Visualisation
16 24 (0.76%) Online Banking
17 20 (0.64%) Credit Risk
17 20 (0.64%) iPhone
18 18 (0.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 636 (20.27%) Linux
2 506 (16.12%) Unix
3 246 (7.84%) Windows
4 127 (4.05%) Android
5 82 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 54 (1.72%) Solaris
7 34 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (1.02%) Windows Server
9 30 (0.96%) Windows 7
10 22 (0.70%) AIX
11 21 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
12 17 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (0.51%) Windows Phone
14 14 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (0.38%) CentOS
17 6 (0.19%) HPUX
17 6 (0.19%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.16%) Windows NT
19 4 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1685 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 700 (22.31%) Software Engineering
3 694 (22.12%) TDD
4 574 (18.29%) OO
4 574 (18.29%) Scrum
5 432 (13.77%) MVC
6 373 (11.89%) SOA
7 359 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
8 344 (10.96%) E-Commerce
9 328 (10.45%) SDLC
10 305 (9.72%) Unit Testing
11 295 (9.40%) BDD
12 292 (9.31%) Mentoring
13 269 (8.57%) Web Development
14 264 (8.41%) UML
15 258 (8.22%) Multithreading
16 223 (7.11%) Open Source
17 152 (4.84%) DevOps
18 145 (4.62%) OOP
19 124 (3.95%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2957 (94.23%) Java
2 1225 (39.04%) SQL
3 1036 (33.01%) JavaScript
4 268 (8.54%) Python
5 251 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 248 (7.90%) C#
7 198 (6.31%) C++
8 153 (4.88%) Scala
9 132 (4.21%) C
10 107 (3.41%) Perl
11 106 (3.38%) Shell Script
12 97 (3.09%) PHP
13 57 (1.82%) Ruby
14 55 (1.75%) Groovy
15 51 (1.63%) VB
16 46 (1.47%) Objective-C
17 39 (1.24%) PowerShell
18 23 (0.73%) Haskell
19 22 (0.70%) ABAP
20 21 (0.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 491 (15.65%) Degree
2 224 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 118 (3.76%) SC Cleared
4 89 (2.84%) DV Cleared
5 36 (1.15%) Sun Certification
6 23 (0.73%) PhD
7 19 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (0.35%) OCPJP
9 10 (0.32%) AWS Certification
9 10 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.22%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.16%) HND
12 4 (0.13%) ISEB
13 3 (0.096%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.096%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.064%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.064%) OCMJEA
14 2 (0.064%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (4.11%) QA
2 48 (1.53%) SLA
3 14 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.064%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.064%) HL7
7 1 (0.032%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.032%) WCAG
System Software
1 106 (3.38%) Docker
2 34 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 23 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 18 (0.57%) HDFS
5 14 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (0.41%) vSphere
7 10 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 8 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.064%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.032%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.032%) Ceph
10 1 (0.032%) Samba
10 1 (0.032%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.032%) Time Sharing Option
10 1 (0.032%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 56 (1.78%) Puppet
2 28 (0.89%) Ansible
2 28 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 27 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (0.86%) Terraform
4 16 (0.51%) Packer
5 15 (0.48%) Nagios
5 15 (0.48%) Tivoli
6 11 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.35%) Kubernetes
7 10 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
7 10 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 9 (0.29%) Salt
9 8 (0.25%) Graphite
9 8 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
10 7 (0.22%) AirWatch
10 7 (0.22%) Control-M
11 6 (0.19%) OpenAM
12 3 (0.096%) Kibana
12 3 (0.096%) logstash
Vendors
1 1022 (32.57%) Oracle
2 169 (5.39%) IBM
3 135 (4.30%) hybris
4 113 (3.60%) Microsoft
5 104 (3.31%) SAP
6 82 (2.61%) Adobe
7 66 (2.10%) Sybase
8 60 (1.91%) Red Hat
9 51 (1.63%) Sun
10 48 (1.53%) ATG
10 48 (1.53%) Google
11 42 (1.34%) PayPal
12 36 (1.15%) BEA
13 31 (0.99%) Talend
14 29 (0.92%) TIBCO
14 29 (0.92%) webMethods
15 28 (0.89%) Atlassian
16 24 (0.76%) F5
17 23 (0.73%) MuleSoft
18 19 (0.61%) VMware
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + £60,000 DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-65,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Innotech Resourcing
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus discretionary bonus and benefit
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 + package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary offered dependent on current
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Anna-Christina Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday