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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 190 137 109
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -28
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1814 2498 3251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.76% 2.26% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.60% 5.98% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 2072 2666
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £68,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +4.44%

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
39453 41762 48750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.35% 37.85% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34118 35470 41216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -47 1706 £52,000 +4.00% 168
London -41 710 £62,500 +8.69% 62
South East -63 326 £47,500 -9.52% 28
East of England -15 198 £52,000 +13.04% 13
South West -4 150 £45,000 +5.88% 18
City of London -6 122 £57,500 -4.16% 18
North West +7 118 £47,500 +11.76% 17
Yorkshire -23 111 £45,000 - 18
Manchester +1 91 £50,000 +17.64% 10
Hertfordshire -17 85 £45,000 -3.22% 7
Berkshire -37 83 £62,500 +13.63% 9
Hampshire +33 81 £48,750 +4.83% 8
West Midlands -22 77 £45,000 -3.22% 2
Scotland -15 66 £45,000 -2.17% 5
Glasgow +16 57 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 55 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Bristol +4 54 £43,000 +7.50% 3
West Yorkshire -17 53 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Watford +8 50 £64,000 +39.13% 5
Gloucestershire +4 50 £50,000 +2.56% 8
Leeds -28 50 £52,500 +16.66% 7
South Yorkshire +38 47 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Cambridge +6 46 £75,000 +50.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 42 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Reading -11 39 £62,500 +13.63% 5
Milton Keynes +10 38 £45,000 -2.17% 1
West Sussex -22 37 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Surrey -56 35 £47,500 -20.83% 1
East Midlands -41 32 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Sheffield +32 28 £40,000 - 4

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 3624 (92.43%) Java
2 2160 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1831 (46.70%) Spring
4 1495 (38.13%) JavaScript
5 1484 (37.85%) SQL
6 1269 (32.36%) Oracle
7 1226 (31.27%) Hibernate
8 1217 (31.04%) HTML
9 1160 (29.58%) Web Services
10 1136 (28.97%) XML
11 877 (22.37%) Finance
12 875 (22.32%) CSS
13 873 (22.26%) TDD
14 857 (21.86%) Software Engineering
15 796 (20.30%) OO
16 757 (19.31%) Scrum
17 754 (19.23%) Degree
18 749 (19.10%) Linux
19 709 (18.08%) Tomcat
20 674 (17.19%) JUnit
21 665 (16.96%) JSP
22 631 (16.09%) Unix
23 629 (16.04%) Maven
24 587 (14.97%) SQL Server
25 551 (14.05%) REST
26 546 (13.93%) JBoss
27 538 (13.72%) Java EE
28 536 (13.67%) SOAP
29 531 (13.54%) SOA
30 513 (13.08%) WebSphere

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
1 709 (18.08%) Tomcat
2 546 (13.93%) JBoss
3 513 (13.08%) WebSphere
4 452 (11.53%) WebLogic
5 412 (10.51%) Apache
6 126 (3.21%) Node.js
6 126 (3.21%) WebSphere Application Server
7 104 (2.65%) CMS
8 96 (2.45%) Apache Solr
9 91 (2.32%) IIS
10 48 (1.22%) Liferay
11 46 (1.17%) GlassFish
11 46 (1.17%) Jetty
12 42 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
13 40 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 34 (0.87%) SharePoint
15 33 (0.84%) MQSeries
16 32 (0.82%) nginx
17 29 (0.74%) Alfresco
17 29 (0.74%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 98 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 19 (0.48%) MS Office
3 12 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.10%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.051%) HipChat
6 2 (0.051%) MS Project
6 2 (0.051%) SPSS
7 1 (0.026%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 43 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 36 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
3 24 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
5 16 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
6 12 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.20%) Eloqua
8 6 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 5 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.13%) SAP Business One
10 4 (0.10%) Magento
11 3 (0.077%) BusinessWorks
12 2 (0.051%) Maximo
12 2 (0.051%) Misys Equation
12 2 (0.051%) Payment Gateway
12 2 (0.051%) SAP ERP
13 1 (0.026%) BigMachines
13 1 (0.026%) Oracle EBS R12
13 1 (0.026%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 113 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (2.24%) SaaS
3 35 (0.89%) PaaS
4 28 (0.71%) IaaS
5 26 (0.66%) GitHub
6 20 (0.51%) Bluemix
7 18 (0.46%) Force.com
8 12 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 9 (0.23%) SoftLayer
11 6 (0.15%) Oracle CX
12 4 (0.10%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.10%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.10%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.077%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.077%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.077%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.077%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 157 (4.00%) HTTP
2 114 (2.91%) Internet
3 107 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 65 (1.66%) LDAP
5 61 (1.56%) SSL
6 32 (0.82%) DNS
7 25 (0.64%) Firewall
7 25 (0.64%) SAN
8 22 (0.56%) HTTPS
9 20 (0.51%) WAN
10 16 (0.41%) SS7
11 15 (0.38%) DHCP
12 14 (0.36%) NAS
13 12 (0.31%) Intelligent Network
13 12 (0.31%) LTE
13 12 (0.31%) NGN
13 12 (0.31%) SSH
13 12 (0.31%) VoLTE
14 11 (0.28%) LAN
15 9 (0.23%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 470 (11.99%) MySQL
3 416 (10.61%) Relational Database
4 316 (8.06%) NoSQL
5 261 (6.66%) Oracle Database
6 244 (6.22%) RDBMS
7 208 (5.30%) Big Data
8 184 (4.69%) MongoDB
9 136 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
10 122 (3.11%) DB2
11 88 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
12 87 (2.22%) Hadoop
13 82 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
14 51 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
15 48 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
16 46 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
17 40 (1.02%) Apache Hive
18 37 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
19 32 (0.82%) HBase
20 28 (0.71%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 674 (17.19%) JUnit
2 629 (16.04%) Maven
3 458 (11.68%) Git (software)
4 455 (11.60%) Eclipse
5 323 (8.24%) Subversion
6 321 (8.19%) Ant
7 261 (6.66%) Jenkins
8 170 (4.34%) Selenium
9 156 (3.98%) Mockito
10 145 (3.70%) JIRA
11 85 (2.17%) Gradle
12 82 (2.09%) Cucumber
13 78 (1.99%) IntelliJ
14 72 (1.84%) TestNG
15 46 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 46 (1.17%) Hudson
16 41 (1.05%) jMock
17 35 (0.89%) SoapUI
18 34 (0.87%) NetBeans
19 33 (0.84%) Log4j
General
1 877 (22.37%) Finance
2 295 (7.52%) Banking
3 262 (6.68%) Telecoms
4 238 (6.07%) Retail
5 141 (3.60%) Marketing
6 84 (2.14%) Games
7 64 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 51 (1.30%) Publishing
9 50 (1.28%) Advertising
10 46 (1.17%) Financial Institution
11 44 (1.12%) Electronics
11 44 (1.12%) Investment Banking
12 25 (0.64%) International Banking
13 20 (0.51%) Front Office
14 19 (0.48%) Back Office
14 19 (0.48%) Legal
15 18 (0.46%) Law
16 15 (0.38%) Automotive
16 15 (0.38%) Online Betting
17 14 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2390 (60.95%) Developer
2 2047 (52.21%) Java Developer
3 595 (15.17%) Senior Developer
4 548 (13.98%) Senior Java Developer
5 526 (13.41%) J2EE Developer
6 518 (13.21%) Architect
7 509 (12.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 285 (7.27%) Software Engineer
9 272 (6.94%) Java Engineer
10 240 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
11 228 (5.81%) Java Software Developer
12 222 (5.66%) Agile Developer
13 216 (5.51%) Agile Java Developer
14 212 (5.41%) Software Developer
15 193 (4.92%) Consultant
16 192 (4.90%) Java Software Engineer
17 180 (4.59%) Java Architect
18 162 (4.13%) Junior
19 145 (3.70%) Senior J2EE Developer
19 145 (3.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1831 (46.70%) Spring
2 1226 (31.27%) Hibernate
3 1217 (31.04%) HTML
4 1160 (29.58%) Web Services
5 1136 (28.97%) XML
6 875 (22.32%) CSS
7 665 (16.96%) JSP
8 551 (14.05%) REST
9 538 (13.72%) Java EE
10 536 (13.67%) SOAP
11 476 (12.14%) RESTful
12 471 (12.01%) JMS
13 451 (11.50%) jQuery
14 450 (11.48%) .NET
15 427 (10.89%) Ajax
16 407 (10.38%) JSON
17 364 (9.28%) Struts
18 361 (9.21%) HTML5
19 345 (8.80%) Servlets
20 342 (8.72%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 476 (12.14%) Computer Science
2 253 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 214 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
4 100 (2.55%) User Experience
5 99 (2.52%) N-Tier
6 89 (2.27%) Mathematics
7 82 (2.09%) Mobile App
8 74 (1.89%) Client/Server
9 70 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 59 (1.50%) Fintech
11 55 (1.40%) iPad
12 53 (1.35%) Algorithms
13 47 (1.20%) Clustering
14 45 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
15 43 (1.10%) Social Media
16 42 (1.07%) Cybercrime
17 40 (1.02%) Visualisation
18 39 (0.99%) Data Structures
19 38 (0.97%) iPhone
20 34 (0.87%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 749 (19.10%) Linux
2 631 (16.09%) Unix
3 353 (9.00%) Windows
4 150 (3.83%) Android
5 119 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 54 (1.38%) Solaris
7 41 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 39 (0.99%) Ubuntu
9 31 (0.79%) Windows Phone
10 29 (0.74%) AIX
11 20 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
13 17 (0.43%) Windows Server
14 14 (0.36%) CentOS
15 13 (0.33%) Debian
15 13 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (0.31%) Mac OS
17 11 (0.28%) Windows NT
18 9 (0.23%) SUSE
18 9 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2160 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
2 873 (22.26%) TDD
3 857 (21.86%) Software Engineering
4 796 (20.30%) OO
5 757 (19.31%) Scrum
6 531 (13.54%) SOA
7 480 (12.24%) MVC
8 465 (11.86%) E-Commerce
9 439 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
10 401 (10.23%) SDLC
11 391 (9.97%) Open Source
12 380 (9.69%) Unit Testing
13 373 (9.51%) UML
14 365 (9.31%) Web Development
15 338 (8.62%) Mentoring
16 303 (7.73%) BDD
17 273 (6.96%) Multithreading
18 258 (6.58%) OOP
19 210 (5.36%) OOD
20 151 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3624 (92.43%) Java
2 1495 (38.13%) JavaScript
3 1484 (37.85%) SQL
4 359 (9.16%) C#
5 297 (7.57%) C++
6 268 (6.83%) PL/SQL
7 253 (6.45%) Python
8 243 (6.20%) Scala
9 170 (4.34%) Shell Script
10 161 (4.11%) C
11 140 (3.57%) Perl
12 139 (3.55%) PHP
13 81 (2.07%) Groovy
14 75 (1.91%) Objective-C
15 60 (1.53%) Bash Shell
15 60 (1.53%) Ruby
16 52 (1.33%) T-SQL
16 52 (1.33%) VB
17 47 (1.20%) XPath
18 40 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 754 (19.23%) Degree
2 207 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 103 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 103 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 69 (1.76%) Sun Certification
5 26 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
6 25 (0.64%) ISEB
7 24 (0.61%) PhD
8 21 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 21 (0.54%) OCPJP
9 18 (0.46%) PMI Certification
10 17 (0.43%) Brainbench
11 13 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (0.28%) PMP
13 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.15%) CITP
15 5 (0.13%) CCA
15 5 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 4 (0.10%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (5.89%) QA
2 31 (0.79%) SLA
3 19 (0.48%) HL7
4 18 (0.46%) ISO15022
4 18 (0.46%) ISO20022
5 6 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.13%) COBIT
6 5 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.077%) SEPA
8 2 (0.051%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (1.28%) Docker
2 45 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 39 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (0.69%) HDFS
5 15 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 12 (0.31%) Varnish
7 10 (0.26%) PowerHA
8 6 (0.15%) Squid
9 4 (0.10%) iptables
10 3 (0.077%) Samba
11 2 (0.051%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.051%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.026%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.026%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.026%) vCloud
12 1 (0.026%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 65 (1.66%) Puppet
2 32 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (0.43%) Control-M
4 16 (0.41%) BladeLogic
5 15 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (0.31%) Salt
7 11 (0.28%) Nagios
8 10 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 10 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.23%) Ansible
9 9 (0.23%) CA Wily
9 9 (0.23%) HAProxy
10 8 (0.20%) Amdocs OSS
10 8 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
11 7 (0.18%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
12 4 (0.10%) Rundeck
13 3 (0.077%) HP Fortify
13 3 (0.077%) Kibana
13 3 (0.077%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1269 (32.36%) Oracle
2 222 (5.66%) IBM
3 194 (4.95%) Microsoft
4 155 (3.95%) Sybase
5 125 (3.19%) hybris
6 116 (2.96%) SAP
7 100 (2.55%) Sun
8 78 (1.99%) Red Hat
9 77 (1.96%) Google
10 68 (1.73%) ATG
11 58 (1.48%) Pega
12 56 (1.43%) webMethods
13 53 (1.35%) VMware
14 46 (1.17%) TIBCO
15 42 (1.07%) Adobe
16 40 (1.02%) BEA
17 36 (0.92%) Demandware
18 27 (0.69%) HP
19 26 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
20 22 (0.56%) Talend
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, etc
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £70000.00 - £900000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Ease IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 75000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing Group
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago