The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 138 107 103
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -4
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2413 3077 2997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.21% 2.57% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.85% 6.56% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2012 2529 2593
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +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
41216 46880 43943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.74% 39.10% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35239 40112 38247
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 July 2015 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 2 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -31 2227 £52,500 +5.00% 296
London -40 914 £60,000 +4.34% 96
South East -7 456 £52,500 +5.00% 52
City of London +23 257 £65,000 +8.33% 27
East of England -8 213 £46,000 +2.22% 33
South West -1 187 £45,000 +5.88% 27
North West -11 146 £42,500 +6.25% 42
Yorkshire -55 144 £42,500 -8.10% 22
Scotland +28 122 £42,500 - 8
Berkshire -24 100 £60,000 +9.09% 11
Hertfordshire -18 98 £52,500 +10.52% 7
Buckinghamshire -2 94 £46,000 -8.00% 3
West Yorkshire -56 93 £45,000 -10.00% 18
Manchester +1 92 £45,000 +5.88% 22
Leeds -49 88 £45,000 -10.00% 15
East Midlands -45 79 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Milton Keynes +11 78 £42,000 -16.00% 2
Surrey -53 78 £55,000 +22.22% 10
West Midlands -17 77 £50,000 +17.64% 11
Bristol -23 68 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Cambridgeshire +16 62 £44,500 -1.11% 13
Glasgow +13 53 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Cambridge +19 51 £44,000 -2.22% 8
Hampshire -18 51 £46,500 +6.89% 12
Gloucestershire 0 46 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Watford -7 43 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Reading +5 40 £55,000 -29.03% 7
Cheshire +30 37 £42,500 -15.00% 7
East Sussex +50 36 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Northamptonshire -17 36 £45,000 +28.57% 5

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 4575 (91.74%) Java
2 2449 (49.11%) Spring
3 2299 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
4 1931 (38.72%) SQL
5 1816 (36.41%) Oracle
6 1677 (33.63%) Hibernate
7 1657 (33.23%) JavaScript
8 1456 (29.20%) HTML
9 1404 (28.15%) Web Services
10 1298 (26.03%) XML
11 1079 (21.64%) CSS
12 1078 (21.62%) Finance
13 1071 (21.48%) Linux
14 1061 (21.28%) Scrum
15 1044 (20.93%) Tomcat
16 945 (18.95%) TDD
17 908 (18.21%) Software Engineering
18 855 (17.14%) Maven
19 847 (16.98%) MySQL
20 838 (16.80%) JSP
21 826 (16.56%) OO
22 813 (16.30%) UNIX
23 808 (16.20%) MVC
24 803 (16.10%) E-Commerce
25 778 (15.60%) Degree
26 777 (15.58%) JBoss
27 735 (14.74%) SQL Server
28 714 (14.32%) JUnit
29 658 (13.19%) SDLC
30 642 (12.87%) Struts

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 1044 (20.93%) Tomcat
2 777 (15.58%) JBoss
3 620 (12.43%) WebSphere
4 566 (11.35%) WebLogic
5 490 (9.83%) Apache
6 222 (4.45%) Apache Solr
7 156 (3.13%) Node.js
8 106 (2.13%) GlassFish
9 103 (2.07%) CMS
10 101 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
10 101 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
11 92 (1.84%) MQSeries
12 85 (1.70%) IIS
13 77 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 61 (1.22%) Mule
15 55 (1.10%) Liferay
16 54 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 51 (1.02%) Drupal
18 49 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
19 47 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 110 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 39 (0.78%) MS Office
3 18 (0.36%) MS Project
4 16 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.060%) SPSS
8 2 (0.040%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.040%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 33 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
2 31 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 21 (0.42%) Magento
4 18 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 15 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (0.26%) Summit
7 11 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
9 8 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
9 8 (0.16%) Fredhopper
10 7 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
11 5 (0.10%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 5 (0.10%) BASE24
11 5 (0.10%) Maximo
12 3 (0.060%) Tridion
12 3 (0.060%) PRMS
12 3 (0.060%) AquaLogic BPM
12 3 (0.060%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 205 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 137 (2.75%) SaaS
3 49 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (0.44%) Force.com
6 21 (0.42%) GitHub
7 19 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (0.26%) IaaS
9 10 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 10 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (0.18%) Route 53
11 6 (0.12%) Google App Engine
11 6 (0.12%) PaaS
11 6 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (0.10%) Amazon Glacier
13 4 (0.080%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.060%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.060%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.040%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.040%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 282 (5.65%) HTTP
2 152 (3.05%) Internet
3 108 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 53 (1.06%) LDAP
5 37 (0.74%) SSL
6 36 (0.72%) FTP
7 34 (0.68%) SAN
8 33 (0.66%) HTTPS
9 26 (0.52%) DNS
9 26 (0.52%) Firewall
10 23 (0.46%) NAS
11 19 (0.38%) Broadband
12 17 (0.34%) SMTP
13 16 (0.32%) WAN
14 15 (0.30%) SSH
14 15 (0.30%) Network Security
15 14 (0.28%) SNMP
15 14 (0.28%) IPsec
16 13 (0.26%) DHCP
17 12 (0.24%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 847 (16.98%) MySQL
2 735 (14.74%) SQL Server
3 484 (9.71%) Relational Database
4 378 (7.58%) Oracle Database
5 278 (5.57%) RDBMS
6 241 (4.83%) NoSQL
7 222 (4.45%) MongoDB
8 199 (3.99%) Big Data
9 170 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
10 146 (2.93%) DB2
11 120 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
12 83 (1.66%) Hadoop
13 67 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
14 59 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
14 59 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
15 42 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
16 31 (0.62%) JasperReports
17 30 (0.60%) Apache Hive
18 25 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 24 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 855 (17.14%) Maven
2 714 (14.32%) JUnit
3 623 (12.49%) Eclipse
4 467 (9.36%) Subversion
5 441 (8.84%) Ant
6 404 (8.10%) Git (software)
7 316 (6.34%) Jenkins
8 219 (4.39%) JIRA
9 166 (3.33%) Selenium
10 111 (2.23%) Mockito
11 86 (1.72%) Hudson
12 70 (1.40%) Cucumber
12 70 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
13 69 (1.38%) JMeter
14 59 (1.18%) jMock
15 56 (1.12%) TestNG
16 50 (1.00%) IntelliJ
17 48 (0.96%) ClearCase
18 44 (0.88%) NetBeans
19 40 (0.80%) Log4j
General
1 1078 (21.62%) Finance
2 437 (8.76%) Retail
3 336 (6.74%) Banking
4 206 (4.13%) Telecoms
5 128 (2.57%) Marketing
6 104 (2.09%) Back Office
7 83 (1.66%) Publishing
8 82 (1.64%) Games
9 64 (1.28%) Advertising
10 61 (1.22%) Investment Banking
11 45 (0.90%) Financial Institution
12 42 (0.84%) Manufacturing
13 41 (0.82%) Automotive
13 41 (0.82%) Law
14 32 (0.64%) French Language
15 29 (0.58%) Legal
15 29 (0.58%) Military
15 29 (0.58%) Electronics
16 25 (0.50%) Front Office
17 16 (0.32%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 3076 (61.68%) Developer
2 2540 (50.93%) Java Developer
3 843 (16.90%) Senior Developer
4 773 (15.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 675 (13.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 537 (10.77%) Architect
7 403 (8.08%) Software Engineer
8 258 (5.17%) J2EE Developer
9 238 (4.77%) Solutions Architect
10 224 (4.49%) Analyst
11 200 (4.01%) Software Developer
12 193 (3.87%) Consultant
13 173 (3.47%) Applications Support
14 165 (3.31%) Java Software Engineer
15 152 (3.05%) Lead Developer
16 145 (2.91%) Programmer
17 142 (2.85%) Junior
18 128 (2.57%) Web Developer
19 127 (2.55%) Java Architect
20 121 (2.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2449 (49.11%) Spring
2 1677 (33.63%) Hibernate
3 1456 (29.20%) HTML
4 1404 (28.15%) Web Services
5 1298 (26.03%) XML
6 1079 (21.64%) CSS
7 838 (16.80%) JSP
8 642 (12.87%) Struts
9 639 (12.81%) SOAP
10 635 (12.73%) .NET
11 614 (12.31%) jQuery
12 608 (12.19%) Java EE
13 563 (11.29%) REST
14 521 (10.45%) Servlets
15 466 (9.34%) Spring MVC
16 435 (8.72%) Ajax
17 379 (7.60%) JMS
18 369 (7.40%) JSON
19 340 (6.82%) XSLT
20 334 (6.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 396 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 393 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
3 331 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
4 112 (2.25%) Client/Server
5 107 (2.15%) Mathematics
6 99 (1.99%) Mobile App
7 85 (1.70%) Management Information System
8 75 (1.50%) Data Structures
9 71 (1.42%) N-Tier
10 70 (1.40%) User Experience
11 64 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 63 (1.26%) Algorithms
13 58 (1.16%) Clustering
14 52 (1.04%) Mainframe
14 52 (1.04%) Credit Risk
15 51 (1.02%) Equities
16 47 (0.94%) Derivative
17 41 (0.82%) PKI
18 40 (0.80%) Data Centre
19 38 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1071 (21.48%) Linux
2 813 (16.30%) UNIX
3 508 (10.19%) Windows
4 148 (2.97%) Solaris
5 137 (2.75%) Android
6 103 (2.07%) Apple iOS
7 43 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 40 (0.80%) AIX
9 25 (0.50%) CentOS
10 22 (0.44%) HPUX
11 17 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
12 16 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (0.26%) Windows 7
14 12 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (0.20%) Windows XP
16 9 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
17 7 (0.14%) Windows NT
18 6 (0.12%) zOS
18 6 (0.12%) Ubuntu
19 5 (0.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2299 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
2 1061 (21.28%) Scrum
3 945 (18.95%) TDD
4 908 (18.21%) Software Engineering
5 826 (16.56%) OO
6 808 (16.20%) MVC
7 803 (16.10%) E-Commerce
8 658 (13.19%) SDLC
9 605 (12.13%) SOA
10 585 (11.73%) UML
11 413 (8.28%) Unit Testing
12 398 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
13 346 (6.94%) Mentoring
14 340 (6.82%) Multithreading
15 320 (6.42%) Open Source
16 278 (5.57%) Web Development
17 272 (5.45%) BDD
18 240 (4.81%) Waterfall
19 233 (4.67%) OOD
20 224 (4.49%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4575 (91.74%) Java
2 1931 (38.72%) SQL
3 1657 (33.23%) JavaScript
4 375 (7.52%) C#
5 329 (6.60%) PL/SQL
6 324 (6.50%) C++
7 235 (4.71%) Python
8 221 (4.43%) C
9 209 (4.19%) Perl
10 199 (3.99%) Scala
11 172 (3.45%) Shell Script
12 163 (3.27%) PHP
13 136 (2.73%) Ruby
14 96 (1.93%) Groovy
15 63 (1.26%) XPath
16 59 (1.18%) PowerShell
17 57 (1.14%) Bash Shell
18 56 (1.12%) VB
19 47 (0.94%) T-SQL
20 39 (0.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 778 (15.60%) Degree
2 185 (3.71%) Security Cleared
3 120 (2.41%) SC Cleared
4 94 (1.88%) DV Cleared
5 68 (1.36%) Sun Certification
6 35 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
7 30 (0.60%) OCPJP
8 27 (0.54%) PMI Certification
9 20 (0.40%) ISEB
10 17 (0.34%) PMP
11 15 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (0.28%) PhD
13 13 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 11 (0.22%) OCMJD
15 9 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 9 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (0.16%) MCPD
16 8 (0.16%) OCPJWCD
17 7 (0.14%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (3.89%) QA
2 68 (1.36%) SLA
3 18 (0.36%) EMIR
3 18 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.12%) WCAG
9 5 (0.10%) ISO 8583
9 5 (0.10%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.040%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.020%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.020%) COBIT
System Software
1 100 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (0.86%) Hyper-V
3 24 (0.48%) Active Directory
4 18 (0.36%) Docker
5 9 (0.18%) Squid
6 7 (0.14%) vSphere
7 6 (0.12%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 5 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.10%) Samba
8 5 (0.10%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.080%) NFS
10 3 (0.060%) vCloud
10 3 (0.060%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.060%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.060%) HDFS
11 2 (0.040%) Oracle Clusterware
11 2 (0.040%) XenServer
11 2 (0.040%) Varnish
12 1 (0.020%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.020%) RACF
Systems Management
1 65 (1.30%) Puppet
2 55 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (0.86%) Tivoli
4 40 (0.80%) Nagios
5 32 (0.64%) Ansible
6 21 (0.42%) BladeLogic
6 21 (0.42%) Unicenter
7 18 (0.36%) Control-M
8 12 (0.24%) OpenNMS
9 8 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.10%) TeamSite
11 5 (0.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 5 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.080%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.080%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.080%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.080%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.060%) Oozie
13 3 (0.060%) logstash
Vendors
1 1816 (36.41%) Oracle
2 333 (6.68%) IBM
3 287 (5.75%) hybris
4 276 (5.53%) Microsoft
5 141 (2.83%) ATG
6 124 (2.49%) VMware
7 111 (2.23%) Sybase
8 110 (2.21%) Sun
9 106 (2.13%) TIBCO
10 105 (2.11%) Endeca
11 104 (2.09%) Google
12 85 (1.70%) Demandware
13 76 (1.52%) Adobe
14 70 (1.40%) Red Hat
15 64 (1.28%) SAP
16 57 (1.14%) HP
17 56 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
18 45 (0.90%) Intershop
19 40 (0.80%) Business Objects
20 35 (0.70%) BEA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus, shares, pens, med, life
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £650000.00 - £850000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago