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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 208 143 125
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -18
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1584 2435 2767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.62% 2.22% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.18% 5.91% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 2087 2275
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
37884 41185 44114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.86% 37.58% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32984 35208 37085
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,264 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -61 1487 £52,500 +5.00% 170
London -80 552 £62,500 -3.84% 51
South East -39 307 £50,000 - 20
East of England +16 204 £55,000 +19.56% 10
North West -15 147 £50,000 +11.11% 27
South West -60 112 £45,000 - 16
Manchester +1 109 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Berkshire -24 81 £52,500 -10.63% 5
Yorkshire -74 74 £40,000 -13.97% 17
Hertfordshire +7 68 £57,500 +9.52% 2
City of London -74 64 £65,000 -3.70% 9
Buckinghamshire 0 55 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Cambridgeshire -12 54 £50,000 +9.89% 3
Milton Keynes +8 52 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands -1 50 £40,000 -11.11% 9
West Midlands -26 47 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Surrey +17 46 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Scotland -43 46 £49,000 +3.15% 4
Gloucestershire -13 45 £48,875 +8.61% 8
West Yorkshire -75 44 £40,000 -15.78% 11
Essex +15 40 £52,500 +45.83% 2
Hampshire -2 40 £42,500 -11.45% 6
Cambridge -6 38 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Nottinghamshire +15 34 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Oxfordshire +5 33 £52,750 +1.93% 2
Leeds -67 32 £40,000 -15.78% 8
Bristol -31 30 £47,500 -5.00% 4
South Wales +13 29 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Wales +6 29 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Reading -7 26 £52,500 -4.54%

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2977 (93.88%) Java
2 1723 (54.34%) Agile Software Development
3 1456 (45.92%) Spring
4 1183 (37.31%) SQL
5 1151 (36.30%) JavaScript
6 1098 (34.63%) Oracle
7 992 (31.28%) Hibernate
8 978 (30.84%) HTML
9 890 (28.07%) Web Services
10 805 (25.39%) Finance
11 790 (24.91%) XML
12 718 (22.64%) Software Engineering
13 648 (20.44%) CSS
14 634 (19.99%) OO
15 631 (19.90%) TDD
16 628 (19.80%) Linux
17 608 (19.17%) Scrum
18 585 (18.45%) Unix
19 583 (18.39%) Tomcat
20 559 (17.63%) Degree
21 519 (16.37%) Maven
22 484 (15.26%) JBoss
23 483 (15.23%) JSP
24 464 (14.63%) JUnit
25 442 (13.94%) WebSphere
26 435 (13.72%) WebLogic
27 433 (13.65%) Java EE
28 430 (13.56%) SOAP
29 412 (12.99%) SOA
30 402 (12.68%) 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
1 583 (18.39%) Tomcat
2 484 (15.26%) JBoss
3 442 (13.94%) WebSphere
4 435 (13.72%) WebLogic
5 361 (11.38%) Apache
6 97 (3.06%) WebSphere Application Server
7 79 (2.49%) CMS
8 60 (1.89%) Jetty
9 59 (1.86%) GlassFish
10 54 (1.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 54 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
11 39 (1.23%) Apache Solr
12 38 (1.20%) Apache Spark
13 35 (1.10%) Mule
14 33 (1.04%) nginx
15 30 (0.95%) Confluence
16 25 (0.79%) Alfresco
16 25 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 24 (0.76%) SharePoint
18 22 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 55 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.47%) MS Office
3 14 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.095%) InDesign
8 2 (0.063%) MS Project
9 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
2 28 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.41%) Eloqua
3 13 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 7 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.095%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.095%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.063%) Apache OFBiz
7 2 (0.063%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.063%) Magento
8 1 (0.032%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.032%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.032%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.032%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 155 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (1.96%) SaaS
3 39 (1.23%) PaaS
4 24 (0.76%) GitHub
5 22 (0.69%) IaaS
6 20 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
7 19 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (0.47%) OpenShift
8 15 (0.47%) SoftLayer
9 10 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.16%) Bluemix
11 5 (0.16%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.16%) Oracle CX
12 3 (0.095%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.095%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 126 (3.97%) HTTP
2 89 (2.81%) Internet
3 63 (1.99%) TCP/IP
4 47 (1.48%) SSL
5 31 (0.98%) LDAP
6 24 (0.76%) HTTPS
7 23 (0.73%) Firewall
8 19 (0.60%) DNS
9 11 (0.35%) VPN
10 10 (0.32%) Extranet
10 10 (0.32%) Intranet
11 8 (0.25%) SNMP
12 7 (0.22%) DHCP
13 6 (0.19%) Network Security
13 6 (0.19%) SAN
14 5 (0.16%) Intelligent Network
14 5 (0.16%) LTE
14 5 (0.16%) NGN
14 5 (0.16%) SS7
14 5 (0.16%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 363 (11.45%) MySQL
3 319 (10.06%) Relational Database
4 248 (7.82%) Oracle Database
5 205 (6.46%) NoSQL
6 180 (5.68%) MongoDB
7 156 (4.92%) Big Data
8 126 (3.97%) RDBMS
9 108 (3.41%) DB2
10 90 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
11 82 (2.59%) Hadoop
12 79 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
13 66 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
14 45 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
14 45 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
15 40 (1.26%) Apache Hive
16 32 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
17 31 (0.98%) InterSystems Cache
18 24 (0.76%) HBase
19 23 (0.73%) GIS
Development Applications
1 519 (16.37%) Maven
2 464 (14.63%) JUnit
3 351 (11.07%) Git (software)
4 296 (9.33%) Ant
5 294 (9.27%) Subversion
6 281 (8.86%) Eclipse
7 272 (8.58%) Jenkins
8 182 (5.74%) Mockito
9 146 (4.60%) JIRA
10 120 (3.78%) Selenium
11 111 (3.50%) Gradle
12 88 (2.78%) Cucumber
13 48 (1.51%) jMock
14 44 (1.39%) IntelliJ
15 41 (1.29%) Hudson
16 37 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 33 (1.04%) SoapUI
18 26 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
19 25 (0.79%) TestNG
20 24 (0.76%) Mercurial
General
1 805 (25.39%) Finance
2 270 (8.51%) Banking
3 186 (5.87%) Retail
4 154 (4.86%) Telecoms
5 113 (3.56%) Marketing
6 64 (2.02%) Games
7 57 (1.80%) Publishing
8 56 (1.77%) Financial Institution
9 43 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 34 (1.07%) Advertising
10 34 (1.07%) Investment Banking
11 28 (0.88%) Electronics
12 22 (0.69%) Aerospace
12 22 (0.69%) International Banking
13 20 (0.63%) Music Industry
14 19 (0.60%) Billing
15 17 (0.54%) Back Office
15 17 (0.54%) Front Office
16 15 (0.47%) Automotive
17 13 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1963 (61.90%) Developer
2 1693 (53.39%) Java Developer
3 564 (17.79%) Senior Developer
4 512 (16.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 400 (12.61%) J2EE Developer
6 393 (12.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 382 (12.05%) Architect
8 242 (7.63%) Software Engineer
9 219 (6.91%) Java Engineer
10 205 (6.46%) Software Developer
11 203 (6.40%) Java Software Developer
12 196 (6.18%) Solutions Architect
13 156 (4.92%) Java Software Engineer
14 142 (4.48%) Agile Developer
15 138 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
16 134 (4.23%) Graduate
17 127 (4.01%) Senior J2EE Developer
17 127 (4.01%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
18 124 (3.91%) Junior
19 119 (3.75%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1456 (45.92%) Spring
2 992 (31.28%) Hibernate
3 978 (30.84%) HTML
4 890 (28.07%) Web Services
5 790 (24.91%) XML
6 648 (20.44%) CSS
7 483 (15.23%) JSP
8 433 (13.65%) Java EE
9 430 (13.56%) SOAP
10 402 (12.68%) JMS
11 379 (11.95%) REST
12 378 (11.92%) RESTful
13 362 (11.42%) .NET
14 319 (10.06%) JSON
15 314 (9.90%) Ajax
16 313 (9.87%) HTML5
17 287 (9.05%) jQuery
18 267 (8.42%) Struts
19 254 (8.01%) Servlets
20 253 (7.98%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 336 (10.60%) Computer Science
2 251 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 179 (5.64%) Enterprise Software
4 74 (2.33%) User Experience
5 70 (2.21%) Mobile App
6 63 (1.99%) Fintech
7 58 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 55 (1.73%) Mathematics
9 44 (1.39%) iPad
10 42 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 38 (1.20%) Virtual Team
12 37 (1.17%) N-Tier
13 35 (1.10%) Algorithms
14 34 (1.07%) Social Media
15 33 (1.04%) Clustering
16 30 (0.95%) Data Structures
17 28 (0.88%) Data Centre
18 26 (0.82%) Derivative
19 25 (0.79%) Online Banking
20 21 (0.66%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 628 (19.80%) Linux
2 585 (18.45%) Unix
3 266 (8.39%) Windows
4 120 (3.78%) Android
5 91 (2.87%) Apple iOS
6 54 (1.70%) Solaris
7 46 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (0.85%) CentOS
9 27 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
9 27 (0.85%) Ubuntu
10 23 (0.73%) Windows Server
11 22 (0.69%) AIX
12 18 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (0.47%) Windows NT
14 11 (0.35%) Windows 7
14 11 (0.35%) Windows Phone
15 9 (0.28%) Debian
15 9 (0.28%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1723 (54.34%) Agile Software Development
2 718 (22.64%) Software Engineering
3 634 (19.99%) OO
4 631 (19.90%) TDD
5 608 (19.17%) Scrum
6 412 (12.99%) SOA
7 389 (12.27%) MVC
8 382 (12.05%) E-Commerce
9 336 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
10 331 (10.44%) Unit Testing
11 330 (10.41%) SDLC
11 330 (10.41%) UML
12 316 (9.97%) Web Development
13 312 (9.84%) Mentoring
14 305 (9.62%) Multithreading
15 254 (8.01%) Open Source
16 229 (7.22%) BDD
17 180 (5.68%) DevOps
18 134 (4.23%) OOP
19 133 (4.19%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 2977 (93.88%) Java
2 1183 (37.31%) SQL
3 1151 (36.30%) JavaScript
4 306 (9.65%) PL/SQL
5 285 (8.99%) C#
6 275 (8.67%) Python
7 244 (7.69%) C++
8 177 (5.58%) Scala
9 167 (5.27%) C
10 139 (4.38%) Perl
11 135 (4.26%) Shell Script
12 121 (3.82%) PHP
13 75 (2.37%) Ruby
14 62 (1.96%) VB
15 50 (1.58%) Groovy
16 48 (1.51%) Objective-C
17 39 (1.23%) VB.NET
18 38 (1.20%) Bash Shell
19 31 (0.98%) T-SQL
20 30 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 559 (17.63%) Degree
2 201 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 97 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 62 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 38 (1.20%) Sun Certification
6 19 (0.60%) OCPJP
7 16 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
7 16 (0.50%) PhD
8 14 (0.44%) SANS
9 8 (0.25%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.22%) Brainbench
11 6 (0.19%) PMP
12 5 (0.16%) BC Cleared
12 5 (0.16%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.16%) RHCE
12 5 (0.16%) RHCT
13 3 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.063%) CITP
14 2 (0.063%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (5.05%) QA
2 36 (1.14%) SLA
3 13 (0.41%) HL7
4 6 (0.19%) ISO15022
4 6 (0.19%) ISO20022
5 5 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.095%) COBIT
7 2 (0.063%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.032%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (2.93%) Docker
2 25 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 24 (0.76%) HDFS
4 18 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 12 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 10 (0.32%) Varnish
9 7 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (0.22%) Squid
10 3 (0.095%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.063%) Samba
11 2 (0.063%) vSphere
12 1 (0.032%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.032%) vCloud
12 1 (0.032%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 99 (3.12%) Puppet
2 54 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (1.20%) Ansible
4 25 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 25 (0.79%) Salt
5 24 (0.76%) Kubernetes
6 22 (0.69%) Terraform
7 19 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
7 19 (0.60%) Tivoli
8 18 (0.57%) Nagios
9 15 (0.47%) HAProxy
10 13 (0.41%) Packer
11 12 (0.38%) Control-M
12 8 (0.25%) BladeLogic
13 7 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
13 7 (0.22%) OpenAM
14 6 (0.19%) Graphite
14 6 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
15 5 (0.16%) AirWatch
16 3 (0.095%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 1098 (34.63%) Oracle
2 174 (5.49%) IBM
3 140 (4.42%) Microsoft
4 107 (3.37%) Sybase
5 98 (3.09%) SAP
6 96 (3.03%) hybris
7 80 (2.52%) Sun
8 77 (2.43%) Adobe
9 50 (1.58%) ATG
10 47 (1.48%) Google
11 46 (1.45%) Red Hat
12 42 (1.32%) BEA
13 39 (1.23%) webMethods
14 30 (0.95%) Fiorano
15 28 (0.88%) HP
15 28 (0.88%) PayPal
16 26 (0.82%) Talend
16 26 (0.82%) TIBCO
17 22 (0.69%) VMware
18 21 (0.66%) Atlassian
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40 - £60 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + 46 days hols + exc bens
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+bens+bonus
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Free Parking
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to 65,000 pounds (depending on level) + car allowance (6k) + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday