The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 95 96 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -45
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 3330 3221 5878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.73% 2.87% 4.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% 7.14% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2732 2746 5062
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48836 45111 51829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.03% 40.18% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41196 39322 46228
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 April 2014 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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England 0 3085 £50,000 +5.26% 198
London -20 1265 £57,500 +4.54% 74
South East -15 567 £50,000 +11.11% 31
Yorkshire +34 339 £40,000 - 21
City of London -20 321 £60,000 +9.09% 20
East of England +5 260 £47,500 +11.76% 21
North West +11 235 £42,500 +18.05% 20
West Yorkshire +40 227 £41,000 +2.50% 13
Leeds +32 211 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Manchester +4 166 £42,500 +21.42% 16
South West 0 159 £40,000 - 12
Berkshire -6 148 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Scotland -28 135 £40,000 -3.61% 15
Hertfordshire +3 132 £50,000 +11.11% 9
East Midlands +13 126 £37,500 - 10
Surrey -17 126 £49,500 +13.79% 8
North Yorkshire +1 104 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Midlands -18 102 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Hampshire +8 90 £52,500 +23.52% 4
West Sussex -2 76 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Glasgow -22 67 £42,500 -2.29% 7
Nottinghamshire +30 60 £42,800 -1.60% 6
Nottingham +38 59 £50,150 +15.28% 4
Wales +15 59 £40,783 +21.99% 4
Gloucestershire +16 57 £40,000 -13.04% 4
Cambridgeshire +4 56 £45,000 +9.75% 6
South Wales +14 54 £40,000 +19.90% 4
Bristol -11 54 £41,250 +10.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 53 £50,000 +17.64% 1
York -2 51 £40,000 - 3

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 6115 (93.43%) Java
2 2948 (45.04%) Spring
3 2549 (38.95%) SQL
4 2472 (37.77%) Oracle
5 2267 (34.64%) Hibernate
6 1866 (28.51%) JavaScript
7 1826 (27.90%) HTML
8 1752 (26.77%) XML
9 1519 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
10 1504 (22.98%) Web Services
11 1445 (22.08%) Finance
12 1402 (21.42%) Tomcat
13 1270 (19.40%) JSP
14 1257 (19.21%) Linux
15 1195 (18.26%) CSS
16 1185 (18.11%) TDD
17 1138 (17.39%) Scrum
18 1130 (17.27%) Degree
19 1112 (16.99%) UNIX
20 976 (14.91%) OO
21 964 (14.73%) E-Commerce
22 952 (14.55%) Maven
23 934 (14.27%) Software Engineering
24 916 (14.00%) WebLogic
25 913 (13.95%) JBoss
26 900 (13.75%) MVC
27 892 (13.63%) Struts
28 888 (13.57%) WebSphere
29 842 (12.86%) SQL Server
30 825 (12.61%) Java EE

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1402 (21.42%) Tomcat
2 916 (14.00%) WebLogic
3 888 (13.57%) WebSphere
4 716 (10.94%) Apache
5 298 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 188 (2.87%) CMS
7 165 (2.52%) IIS
8 159 (2.43%) Apache Solr
9 115 (1.76%) Jetty
10 110 (1.68%) Adobe CQ
11 106 (1.62%) MQSeries
12 84 (1.28%) GlassFish
13 81 (1.24%) WebSphere Process Server
14 76 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
15 75 (1.15%) Alfresco
16 68 (1.04%) Liferay
17 55 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
18 53 (0.81%) IBM HTTP Server
19 51 (0.78%) Node.js
19 51 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 184 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 102 (1.56%) MS Office
3 31 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 31 (0.47%) MS Project
4 29 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.15%) FastStats
7 8 (0.12%) GIMP
8 7 (0.11%) Stata
9 4 (0.061%) Mathematica
10 3 (0.046%) SPSS
11 2 (0.031%) Mingle
11 2 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.015%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.015%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.015%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 61 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
2 39 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 37 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
4 27 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 26 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 25 (0.38%) Magento
7 23 (0.35%) SAP xMII
8 21 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
9 20 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
10 19 (0.29%) Maximo
11 13 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 11 (0.17%) SunGard APT
12 11 (0.17%) FastVal
13 10 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
13 10 (0.15%) Summit
14 9 (0.14%) HFM
14 9 (0.14%) Temenos T24
15 8 (0.12%) TIBCO iProcess
15 8 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
15 8 (0.12%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 142 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (1.96%) SaaS
3 115 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
4 53 (0.81%) GitHub
5 45 (0.69%) IaaS
6 41 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 34 (0.52%) Force.com
8 32 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (0.29%) Google App Engine
10 17 (0.26%) PaaS
11 14 (0.21%) Amazon S3
12 12 (0.18%) Heroku
13 11 (0.17%) Engine Yard
14 6 (0.092%) Rackspace Cloud
15 5 (0.076%) Amazon SQS
16 1 (0.015%) Google Apps
16 1 (0.015%) Route 53
16 1 (0.015%) Amazon EMR
16 1 (0.015%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.015%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 388 (5.93%) HTTP
2 356 (5.44%) Internet
3 211 (3.22%) TCP/IP
4 135 (2.06%) SAN
5 81 (1.24%) LDAP
6 75 (1.15%) SSL
7 62 (0.95%) NAS
8 60 (0.92%) Firewall
9 56 (0.86%) Intranet
10 55 (0.84%) FTP
11 54 (0.83%) DNS
12 42 (0.64%) DHCP
13 37 (0.57%) Broadband
13 37 (0.57%) SNMP
14 33 (0.50%) SSH
15 32 (0.49%) Network Security
16 19 (0.29%) HTTPS
17 17 (0.26%) VLAN
18 16 (0.24%) AMQP
18 16 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 842 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 821 (12.54%) MySQL
3 776 (11.86%) Relational Database
4 520 (7.94%) RDBMS
5 462 (7.06%) Oracle Database
6 370 (5.65%) DB2
7 293 (4.48%) NoSQL
8 292 (4.46%) MongoDB
9 211 (3.22%) Big Data
10 142 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 141 (2.15%) Hadoop
12 104 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
13 96 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
14 82 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
15 66 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
16 60 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
17 45 (0.69%) InterSystems Cache
18 41 (0.63%) Apache Hive
18 41 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
19 39 (0.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 952 (14.55%) Maven
2 815 (12.45%) Eclipse
3 812 (12.41%) JUnit
4 739 (11.29%) Subversion
5 489 (7.47%) Ant
6 304 (4.64%) Git (software)
6 304 (4.64%) Hudson
7 260 (3.97%) Jenkins
8 259 (3.96%) Selenium
9 256 (3.91%) JIRA
10 82 (1.25%) Mockito
11 71 (1.08%) Gradle
12 64 (0.98%) Cucumber
13 63 (0.96%) Rational Application Developer
14 62 (0.95%) ClearCase
15 58 (0.89%) Mercurial
16 53 (0.81%) JMeter
17 50 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
17 50 (0.76%) TeamCity
18 47 (0.72%) jMock
General
1 1445 (22.08%) Finance
2 573 (8.75%) Banking
3 376 (5.74%) Retail
4 215 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 212 (3.24%) Games
6 163 (2.49%) Investment Banking
7 144 (2.20%) Marketing
8 110 (1.68%) Publishing
9 101 (1.54%) Manufacturing
10 94 (1.44%) Back Office
11 76 (1.16%) Advertising
12 75 (1.15%) Front Office
13 69 (1.05%) Financial Institution
14 62 (0.95%) Automotive
15 57 (0.87%) French Language
16 45 (0.69%) Legal
17 33 (0.50%) Billing
18 28 (0.43%) German Language
19 21 (0.32%) Music Industry
19 21 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 3981 (60.83%) Developer
2 3375 (51.57%) Java Developer
3 1292 (19.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1090 (16.65%) Senior Developer
5 980 (14.97%) Senior Java Developer
6 742 (11.34%) Architect
7 517 (7.90%) J2EE Developer
8 428 (6.54%) Analyst
9 343 (5.24%) Consultant
10 319 (4.87%) Software Engineer
11 258 (3.94%) Programmer
12 246 (3.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
13 224 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
14 211 (3.22%) Java Programmer
15 203 (3.10%) Software Developer
16 187 (2.86%) Technical Architect
17 186 (2.84%) Junior
18 175 (2.67%) Support Analyst
19 170 (2.60%) Applications Support
19 170 (2.60%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2948 (45.04%) Spring
2 2267 (34.64%) Hibernate
3 1826 (27.90%) HTML
4 1752 (26.77%) XML
5 1504 (22.98%) Web Services
6 1270 (19.40%) JSP
7 1195 (18.26%) CSS
8 892 (13.63%) Struts
9 825 (12.61%) Java EE
10 787 (12.02%) Servlets
11 668 (10.21%) jQuery
12 662 (10.11%) .NET
13 648 (9.90%) SOAP
14 627 (9.58%) Ajax
15 598 (9.14%) JMS
16 546 (8.34%) EJB
17 511 (7.81%) XSLT
18 489 (7.47%) Middleware
19 488 (7.46%) JSF
20 483 (7.38%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 533 (8.14%) Computer Science
2 447 (6.83%) Open Source
3 433 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
4 190 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 143 (2.18%) Mathematics
6 118 (1.80%) N-Tier
7 111 (1.70%) Client/Server
8 99 (1.51%) Clustering
9 95 (1.45%) Management Information System
10 86 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 76 (1.16%) iPhone
12 74 (1.13%) Social Media
13 72 (1.10%) Derivative
14 69 (1.05%) Fixed Income
15 59 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
16 55 (0.84%) Statistics
17 54 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
18 49 (0.75%) Visualisation
18 49 (0.75%) SWIFT
18 49 (0.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1257 (19.21%) Linux
2 1112 (16.99%) UNIX
3 626 (9.56%) Windows
4 245 (3.74%) Solaris
5 199 (3.04%) Android
6 168 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 166 (2.54%) AIX
8 131 (2.00%) Apple iOS
9 68 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 54 (0.83%) Debian
11 48 (0.73%) Ubuntu
12 39 (0.60%) HPUX
13 37 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
14 32 (0.49%) CentOS
15 26 (0.40%) Mac OS
16 24 (0.37%) SUSE
17 13 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
17 13 (0.20%) Windows Phone
18 9 (0.14%) Windows NT
19 7 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1519 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1185 (18.11%) TDD
3 1138 (17.39%) Scrum
4 976 (14.91%) OO
5 964 (14.73%) E-Commerce
6 934 (14.27%) Software Engineering
7 900 (13.75%) MVC
8 756 (11.55%) SOA
9 713 (10.89%) UML
10 589 (9.00%) Unit Testing
11 572 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
12 429 (6.55%) Web Development
13 396 (6.05%) Project Management
14 390 (5.96%) Multithreading
15 310 (4.74%) ITIL
16 302 (4.61%) OOD
17 290 (4.43%) BDD
18 252 (3.85%) Workflow
19 245 (3.74%) OOP
20 244 (3.73%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 6115 (93.43%) Java
2 2549 (38.95%) SQL
3 1866 (28.51%) JavaScript
4 459 (7.01%) PL/SQL
5 426 (6.51%) C++
6 410 (6.26%) C#
7 335 (5.12%) Perl
8 298 (4.55%) PHP
9 251 (3.83%) Python
10 233 (3.56%) C
11 225 (3.44%) Scala
12 221 (3.38%) Groovy
13 206 (3.15%) Ruby
14 201 (3.07%) Shell Script
15 166 (2.54%) Bash Shell
16 69 (1.05%) T-SQL
17 62 (0.95%) XPath
18 56 (0.86%) Objective-C
19 48 (0.73%) ActionScript
20 43 (0.66%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1130 (17.27%) Degree
2 174 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 95 (1.45%) SC Cleared
4 62 (0.95%) DV Cleared
5 59 (0.90%) Sun Certification
6 41 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
7 32 (0.49%) PhD
8 29 (0.44%) OCPJP
9 28 (0.43%) PMI Certification
10 22 (0.34%) PMP
10 22 (0.34%) HND
11 17 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
12 16 (0.24%) ISEB
13 14 (0.21%) ISTQB
14 10 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (0.14%) OCMJD
15 9 (0.14%) RHCE
16 7 (0.11%) OCP
17 5 (0.076%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 4 (0.061%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 334 (5.10%) QA
2 63 (0.96%) HL7
3 27 (0.41%) SLA
4 14 (0.21%) ISO 8583
5 12 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.092%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.092%) COBIT
7 4 (0.061%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.061%) Basel III
8 3 (0.046%) MiFID
9 2 (0.031%) JTAG
10 1 (0.015%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 81 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 34 (0.52%) VMware ESX
4 33 (0.50%) vSphere
5 21 (0.32%) Squid
5 21 (0.32%) Samba
6 20 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
7 16 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (0.21%) Sendmail
9 11 (0.17%) NFS
10 10 (0.15%) Xen
11 9 (0.14%) vCloud
12 8 (0.12%) KVM
13 7 (0.11%) XenServer
14 6 (0.092%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.092%) RHEV
15 3 (0.046%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 3 (0.046%) Tivoli Directory Server
15 3 (0.046%) Oracle RMAN
16 2 (0.031%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 156 (2.38%) Puppet
2 111 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (0.73%) Nagios
4 33 (0.50%) NetBackup
5 23 (0.35%) Tivoli
6 18 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
7 16 (0.24%) MOM
7 16 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
7 16 (0.24%) CFEngine
8 15 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 14 (0.21%) Cobbler
10 13 (0.20%) Vagrant
10 13 (0.20%) Data Guard
11 12 (0.18%) YUM
12 11 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 9 (0.14%) Ganglia
14 5 (0.076%) Ansible
15 4 (0.061%) OpenSSO
16 3 (0.046%) McAfee ePO
16 3 (0.046%) Foglight
Vendors
1 2472 (37.77%) Oracle
2 913 (13.95%) JBoss
3 419 (6.40%) IBM
4 341 (5.21%) Microsoft
5 192 (2.93%) hybris
6 188 (2.87%) TIBCO
7 175 (2.67%) Google
8 169 (2.58%) Red Hat
9 156 (2.38%) Sybase
10 150 (2.29%) Adobe
11 146 (2.23%) SAP
12 138 (2.11%) VMware
13 121 (1.85%) ATG
14 114 (1.74%) Sun
15 106 (1.62%) HP
16 81 (1.24%) Cisco
17 75 (1.15%) NetApp
18 74 (1.13%) Demandware
19 73 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
20 67 (1.02%) Endeca
Essex
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum Excellent benefit package and traini
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, gym etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 30000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Excellent benefits & Prospects
Posted: 15 hours ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stirlingshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40 - £47 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Pivotal Software
Salary: Excellent package with pre IPO stock options
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Company paid pension, eCommerce trai
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Bonus + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £69000 per annum
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