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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 217 146 112
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -34
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1522 2422 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.55% 2.20% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 5.83% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1236 2027 2466
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
38068 41565 45717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 37.75% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33087 35470 38904
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -71 1435 £54,000 +2.85% 187
London -74 558 £67,500 +12.50% 55
South East -47 283 £50,000 -4.76% 37
East of England +16 196 £52,500 +14.13% 18
North West +6 134 £50,000 +17.64% 27
Manchester +25 106 £52,500 +23.52% 21
Yorkshire -39 91 £40,000 -11.11% 12
South West -58 88 £45,000 - 19
City of London -78 82 £67,500 +3.84% 15
Hertfordshire +4 74 £53,750 +2.38% 6
Berkshire -37 63 £52,500 -12.50% 6
Hampshire +15 56 £45,000 -1.63% 9
Cambridgeshire -8 54 £45,000 - 4
West Yorkshire -50 49 £40,000 -13.97% 7
Buckinghamshire -7 44 £45,000 -5.26% 2
West Midlands -27 44 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Milton Keynes +2 43 £45,000 +6.57% 2
Surrey +1 43 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Cambridge 0 41 £50,000 +13.63% 4
East Midlands -22 41 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Scotland -63 40 £49,000 +15.29% 8
Gloucestershire -9 39 £50,000 - 7
Leeds -54 33 £50,000 +5.26% 5
South Wales +12 32 £45,000 - 2
Wales +10 32 £45,000 - 2
Essex +8 32 £62,500 +66.66% 3
Oxfordshire -11 32 £54,000 +2.85% 10
South Yorkshire +20 29 £40,000 - 3
Reading 0 28 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Watford +6 27 £64,500 +22.85% 1

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 3166 (93.45%) Java
2 1863 (54.99%) Agile Software Development
3 1523 (44.95%) Spring
4 1283 (37.87%) JavaScript
5 1259 (37.16%) SQL
6 1160 (34.24%) Oracle
7 1041 (30.73%) HTML
8 1021 (30.14%) Hibernate
9 998 (29.46%) Web Services
10 872 (25.74%) XML
11 841 (24.82%) Finance
12 729 (21.52%) Software Engineering
13 699 (20.63%) CSS
14 692 (20.43%) TDD
15 680 (20.07%) OO
16 678 (20.01%) Linux
17 659 (19.45%) Scrum
18 636 (18.77%) Degree
19 596 (17.59%) Tomcat
20 590 (17.41%) Unix
21 553 (16.32%) JSP
22 547 (16.15%) Maven
23 543 (16.03%) JUnit
24 496 (14.64%) JBoss
25 481 (14.20%) WebSphere
26 468 (13.81%) SOA
27 466 (13.75%) Java EE
28 443 (13.08%) WebLogic
29 433 (12.78%) JMS
29 433 (12.78%) RESTful

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
1 596 (17.59%) Tomcat
2 496 (14.64%) JBoss
3 481 (14.20%) WebSphere
4 443 (13.08%) WebLogic
5 372 (10.98%) Apache
6 111 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
7 79 (2.33%) CMS
8 66 (1.95%) Jetty
9 58 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
10 53 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 50 (1.48%) Apache Solr
11 50 (1.48%) GlassFish
12 39 (1.15%) Apache Spark
13 34 (1.00%) nginx
14 32 (0.94%) Confluence
15 27 (0.80%) SharePoint
16 26 (0.77%) MQSeries
16 26 (0.77%) Mule
17 22 (0.65%) Drupal
17 22 (0.65%) Liferay
Applications
1 73 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 14 (0.41%) MS Office
4 9 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
5 8 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.059%) InDesign
6 2 (0.059%) MS Project
6 2 (0.059%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
2 35 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.35%) Eloqua
3 12 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (0.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 10 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.15%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.089%) Magento
8 3 (0.089%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.089%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.059%) Apache OFBiz
9 2 (0.059%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.030%) BigMachines
10 1 (0.030%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.030%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.030%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.030%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.030%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 129 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (2.33%) SaaS
3 51 (1.51%) PaaS
4 27 (0.80%) GitHub
5 26 (0.77%) IaaS
6 21 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (0.47%) OpenShift
10 15 (0.44%) SoftLayer
11 10 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 9 (0.27%) Bluemix
13 8 (0.24%) Force.com
14 6 (0.18%) Amazon S3
15 5 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
15 5 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.15%) Google Analytics
15 5 (0.15%) Oracle CX
16 3 (0.089%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.089%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 138 (4.07%) HTTP
2 100 (2.95%) Internet
3 75 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 47 (1.39%) SSL
5 44 (1.30%) LDAP
6 22 (0.65%) HTTPS
7 17 (0.50%) DNS
7 17 (0.50%) Firewall
8 10 (0.30%) Intelligent Network
8 10 (0.30%) LTE
8 10 (0.30%) NGN
8 10 (0.30%) SNMP
8 10 (0.30%) SS7
8 10 (0.30%) VoLTE
9 9 (0.27%) SSH
9 9 (0.27%) VPN
10 8 (0.24%) SAN
11 7 (0.21%) Extranet
11 7 (0.21%) Intranet
11 7 (0.21%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (12.49%) SQL Server
2 397 (11.72%) MySQL
3 339 (10.01%) Relational Database
4 244 (7.20%) Oracle Database
5 230 (6.79%) NoSQL
6 176 (5.19%) Big Data
7 166 (4.90%) MongoDB
8 149 (4.40%) RDBMS
9 134 (3.96%) DB2
10 112 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
11 84 (2.48%) Hadoop
12 70 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
13 68 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
14 46 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
15 45 (1.33%) Apache Hive
16 40 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
17 38 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
18 34 (1.00%) InterSystems Cache
19 30 (0.89%) HBase
20 28 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 547 (16.15%) Maven
2 543 (16.03%) JUnit
3 391 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 331 (9.77%) Eclipse
5 317 (9.36%) Ant
6 304 (8.97%) Subversion
7 255 (7.53%) Jenkins
8 188 (5.55%) Mockito
9 129 (3.81%) JIRA
10 126 (3.72%) Gradle
11 125 (3.69%) Selenium
12 84 (2.48%) Cucumber
13 47 (1.39%) jMock
14 45 (1.33%) TestNG
15 44 (1.30%) IntelliJ
16 38 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 36 (1.06%) Hudson
17 36 (1.06%) Log4j
18 35 (1.03%) SoapUI
19 23 (0.68%) HP UFT
General
1 841 (24.82%) Finance
2 274 (8.09%) Banking
3 194 (5.73%) Telecoms
4 191 (5.64%) Retail
5 133 (3.93%) Marketing
6 69 (2.04%) Games
7 55 (1.62%) Publishing
8 49 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 47 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 40 (1.18%) Advertising
11 35 (1.03%) Electronics
12 33 (0.97%) Investment Banking
13 22 (0.65%) International Banking
14 20 (0.59%) Aerospace
14 20 (0.59%) Billing
15 17 (0.50%) Back Office
15 17 (0.50%) Music Industry
16 16 (0.47%) Front Office
17 14 (0.41%) Automotive
17 14 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 2056 (60.68%) Developer
2 1766 (52.13%) Java Developer
3 576 (17.00%) Senior Developer
4 517 (15.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 430 (12.69%) J2EE Developer
6 429 (12.66%) Architect
7 422 (12.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 243 (7.17%) Software Engineer
9 227 (6.70%) Solutions Architect
10 214 (6.32%) Java Engineer
11 203 (5.99%) Java Software Developer
11 203 (5.99%) Software Developer
12 168 (4.96%) Agile Developer
13 163 (4.81%) Agile Java Developer
14 157 (4.63%) Java Software Engineer
15 149 (4.40%) Junior
16 140 (4.13%) Java Architect
17 139 (4.10%) Graduate
18 134 (3.96%) Senior J2EE Developer
18 134 (3.96%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1523 (44.95%) Spring
2 1041 (30.73%) HTML
3 1021 (30.14%) Hibernate
4 998 (29.46%) Web Services
5 872 (25.74%) XML
6 699 (20.63%) CSS
7 553 (16.32%) JSP
8 466 (13.75%) Java EE
9 433 (12.78%) JMS
9 433 (12.78%) RESTful
10 428 (12.63%) SOAP
11 402 (11.87%) REST
12 395 (11.66%) .NET
13 342 (10.09%) JSON
14 341 (10.06%) Ajax
15 330 (9.74%) jQuery
16 322 (9.50%) HTML5
17 299 (8.83%) Struts
18 288 (8.50%) Servlets
19 277 (8.18%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 374 (11.04%) Computer Science
2 253 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
3 211 (6.23%) Enterprise Software
4 97 (2.86%) User Experience
5 89 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 73 (2.15%) Fintech
7 68 (2.01%) Management Information System
8 61 (1.80%) N-Tier
9 60 (1.77%) Mathematics
10 55 (1.62%) iPad
11 48 (1.42%) Client/Server
12 45 (1.33%) Social Media
13 37 (1.09%) Algorithms
14 36 (1.06%) Virtual Team
15 34 (1.00%) Data Structures
16 33 (0.97%) Clustering
17 28 (0.83%) Derivative
17 28 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
18 26 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 26 (0.77%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 678 (20.01%) Linux
2 590 (17.41%) Unix
3 290 (8.56%) Windows
4 124 (3.66%) Android
5 109 (3.22%) Apple iOS
6 55 (1.62%) Solaris
7 44 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (1.00%) Ubuntu
9 30 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (0.83%) AIX
11 26 (0.77%) CentOS
11 26 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
12 15 (0.44%) Windows Server
12 15 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (0.38%) Windows NT
14 12 (0.35%) Windows Phone
15 9 (0.27%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.24%) Debian
17 6 (0.18%) Windows 7
18 4 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1863 (54.99%) Agile Software Development
2 729 (21.52%) Software Engineering
3 692 (20.43%) TDD
4 680 (20.07%) OO
5 659 (19.45%) Scrum
6 468 (13.81%) SOA
7 406 (11.98%) MVC
8 398 (11.75%) E-Commerce
9 363 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
10 361 (10.66%) Unit Testing
11 349 (10.30%) UML
12 343 (10.12%) SDLC
13 329 (9.71%) Mentoring
14 328 (9.68%) Web Development
15 293 (8.65%) Open Source
16 290 (8.56%) Multithreading
17 250 (7.38%) BDD
18 193 (5.70%) DevOps
19 161 (4.75%) OOP
20 156 (4.60%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3166 (93.45%) Java
2 1283 (37.87%) JavaScript
3 1259 (37.16%) SQL
4 310 (9.15%) PL/SQL
5 303 (8.94%) C#
6 269 (7.94%) Python
7 250 (7.38%) C++
8 206 (6.08%) Scala
9 170 (5.02%) C
10 154 (4.55%) Shell Script
11 136 (4.01%) Perl
12 133 (3.93%) PHP
13 72 (2.13%) Ruby
14 70 (2.07%) Objective-C
15 56 (1.65%) Groovy
15 56 (1.65%) VB
16 45 (1.33%) Bash Shell
17 38 (1.12%) T-SQL
18 36 (1.06%) VB.NET
19 33 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 636 (18.77%) Degree
2 188 (5.55%) Security Cleared
3 82 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 64 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 48 (1.42%) Sun Certification
6 23 (0.68%) OCPJP
7 22 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
8 15 (0.44%) PhD
9 14 (0.41%) SANS
10 12 (0.35%) Brainbench
11 11 (0.32%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.24%) ISEB
12 8 (0.24%) PMP
13 5 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.15%) RHCE
13 5 (0.15%) RHCT
14 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.089%) BC Cleared
15 3 (0.089%) HND
16 2 (0.059%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (6.17%) QA
2 30 (0.89%) SLA
3 16 (0.47%) HL7
4 10 (0.30%) ISO15022
4 10 (0.30%) ISO20022
5 5 (0.15%) COBIT
5 5 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.030%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.030%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 95 (2.80%) Docker
2 34 (1.00%) HDFS
3 26 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (0.62%) Active Directory
5 16 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 12 (0.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 10 (0.30%) Varnish
9 8 (0.24%) PowerHA
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.21%) Squid
11 3 (0.089%) Samba
11 3 (0.089%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.059%) vCloud
12 2 (0.059%) vSphere
13 1 (0.030%) Hyper-V
13 1 (0.030%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 95 (2.80%) Puppet
2 59 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (1.03%) Ansible
4 29 (0.86%) Salt
5 23 (0.68%) Kubernetes
6 19 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (0.56%) Tivoli
7 18 (0.53%) Control-M
7 18 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 17 (0.50%) Nagios
9 15 (0.44%) HAProxy
9 15 (0.44%) Terraform
10 13 (0.38%) BladeLogic
11 11 (0.32%) Packer
12 7 (0.21%) Amdocs OSS
12 7 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
12 7 (0.21%) OpenAM
13 6 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
14 3 (0.089%) HP Fortify
14 3 (0.089%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 1160 (34.24%) Oracle
2 204 (6.02%) IBM
3 157 (4.63%) Microsoft
4 112 (3.31%) Sybase
5 105 (3.10%) SAP
6 93 (2.74%) hybris
7 91 (2.69%) Sun
8 71 (2.10%) Adobe
9 54 (1.59%) Red Hat
10 53 (1.56%) ATG
11 51 (1.51%) Google
12 41 (1.21%) BEA
13 39 (1.15%) webMethods
14 32 (0.94%) VMware
15 30 (0.89%) HP
16 29 (0.86%) TIBCO
17 27 (0.80%) Fiorano
18 24 (0.71%) Pega
19 23 (0.68%) Cognizant
20 20 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Essex
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 24k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits inc pension scheme, Share Options 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 3pm finish friday, 26 days A/L
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + 3pm Friday finish, Share Options
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + flexible hours
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonu
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £54,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits (free gym, healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £58000 - £63000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Westbury, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago