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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 222 143 112
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -31
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1497 2444 3129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.54% 2.21% 2.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.98% 5.79% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 2036 2564
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 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%

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
37658 42179 47625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 38.06% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32728 36100 40719
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 1423 £52,500 +2.94% 182
London -64 586 £67,500 +12.50% 63
South East -81 251 £47,500 -9.52% 33
East of England +19 193 £52,500 +14.13% 18
North West -5 112 £50,000 +17.64% 18
Manchester +4 99 £52,500 +20.68% 9
Hertfordshire +12 94 £48,750 -4.87% 3
City of London -55 94 £62,500 -3.84% 20
South West -53 93 £45,000 - 17
Yorkshire -14 92 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Hampshire +30 71 £45,000 -3.22% 8
West Midlands -43 52 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Berkshire -32 47 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Cambridgeshire -3 46 £50,000 +13.63% 7
West Yorkshire -22 45 £45,000 - 14
Gloucestershire -3 41 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Scotland -63 41 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Watford +14 40 £64,000 +21.90% 2
East Midlands -37 37 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Milton Keynes -6 36 £45,000 +7.27% 4
Buckinghamshire -12 36 £45,000 -2.17% 4
Cambridge -6 35 £52,500 +19.31% 5
South Yorkshire +26 34 £40,000 - 4
Surrey -18 32 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Birmingham +20 30 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Leeds -33 30 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Bristol -6 28 £39,500 -12.22% 8
Reading +5 27 £57,500 +4.54% 2
West Sussex -12 27 £35,000 -33.33% 3
South Wales +10 26 £45,000 +15.38% 2

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 3241 (92.89%) Java
2 1918 (54.97%) Agile Software Development
3 1602 (45.92%) Spring
4 1349 (38.66%) JavaScript
5 1306 (37.43%) SQL
6 1191 (34.14%) Oracle
7 1095 (31.38%) HTML
8 1075 (30.81%) Hibernate
9 1027 (29.44%) Web Services
10 951 (27.26%) XML
11 829 (23.76%) Finance
12 781 (22.38%) CSS
13 739 (21.18%) Software Engineering
14 729 (20.89%) TDD
15 719 (20.61%) OO
16 683 (19.58%) Linux
17 676 (19.38%) Scrum
18 667 (19.12%) Degree
19 613 (17.57%) Tomcat
20 582 (16.68%) Unix
21 578 (16.57%) JUnit
22 571 (16.37%) Maven
23 570 (16.34%) JSP
24 498 (14.27%) JBoss
25 496 (14.22%) SOA
26 485 (13.90%) Java EE
27 474 (13.59%) SOAP
28 470 (13.47%) WebSphere
29 462 (13.24%) SQL Server
29 462 (13.24%) REST

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
1 613 (17.57%) Tomcat
2 498 (14.27%) JBoss
3 470 (13.47%) WebSphere
4 413 (11.84%) WebLogic
5 364 (10.43%) Apache
6 109 (3.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 84 (2.41%) CMS
8 60 (1.72%) Apache Solr
9 59 (1.69%) Jetty
10 53 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
11 40 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 40 (1.15%) GlassFish
12 39 (1.12%) IIS
13 36 (1.03%) Apache Spark
14 32 (0.92%) Liferay
14 32 (0.92%) nginx
15 31 (0.89%) SharePoint
16 30 (0.86%) Confluence
17 29 (0.83%) MQSeries
18 25 (0.72%) Alfresco
Applications
1 85 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.37%) MS Visio
3 12 (0.34%) MS Office
4 9 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.057%) HipChat
6 2 (0.057%) MS Project
6 2 (0.057%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
2 35 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
5 12 (0.34%) Eloqua
5 12 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 9 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.14%) SAP Business One
8 4 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.11%) Magento
8 4 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.086%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.086%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.057%) Apache OFBiz
10 2 (0.057%) Payment Gateway
11 1 (0.029%) BigMachines
11 1 (0.029%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.029%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.029%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 102 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (2.46%) SaaS
3 46 (1.32%) PaaS
4 28 (0.80%) IaaS
5 23 (0.66%) GitHub
6 16 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (0.43%) SoftLayer
8 14 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (0.34%) OpenShift
10 10 (0.29%) Bluemix
11 9 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 9 (0.26%) Force.com
12 5 (0.14%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.11%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.11%) Oracle CX
14 3 (0.086%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.086%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.086%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.086%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 143 (4.10%) HTTP
2 91 (2.61%) Internet
3 81 (2.32%) TCP/IP
4 44 (1.26%) SSL
5 43 (1.23%) LDAP
6 23 (0.66%) HTTPS
7 19 (0.54%) DNS
8 16 (0.46%) Firewall
9 14 (0.40%) SAN
10 12 (0.34%) Intelligent Network
10 12 (0.34%) LTE
10 12 (0.34%) NGN
10 12 (0.34%) SS7
10 12 (0.34%) VoLTE
11 10 (0.29%) SNMP
11 10 (0.29%) VPN
11 10 (0.29%) WAN
12 9 (0.26%) SSH
13 8 (0.23%) MVNO
14 7 (0.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 462 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 416 (11.92%) MySQL
3 360 (10.32%) Relational Database
4 259 (7.42%) NoSQL
5 244 (6.99%) Oracle Database
6 182 (5.22%) RDBMS
7 173 (4.96%) Big Data
8 163 (4.67%) MongoDB
9 129 (3.70%) DB2
10 117 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
11 83 (2.38%) Hadoop
12 75 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
13 66 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
14 51 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
15 44 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
16 43 (1.23%) Apache Hive
17 38 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
18 33 (0.95%) InterSystems Cache
19 32 (0.92%) HBase
20 26 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 578 (16.57%) JUnit
2 571 (16.37%) Maven
3 407 (11.67%) Git (software)
4 375 (10.75%) Eclipse
5 322 (9.23%) Ant
6 296 (8.48%) Subversion
7 249 (7.14%) Jenkins
8 182 (5.22%) Mockito
9 143 (4.10%) JIRA
10 137 (3.93%) Selenium
11 114 (3.27%) Gradle
12 76 (2.18%) Cucumber
13 57 (1.63%) IntelliJ
13 57 (1.63%) TestNG
14 49 (1.40%) jMock
15 39 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 39 (1.12%) Hudson
16 38 (1.09%) SoapUI
17 34 (0.97%) Log4j
18 24 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 829 (23.76%) Finance
2 277 (7.94%) Banking
3 222 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 214 (6.13%) Retail
5 131 (3.75%) Marketing
6 73 (2.09%) Games
7 55 (1.58%) Manufacturing
8 50 (1.43%) Publishing
9 43 (1.23%) Advertising
9 43 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 35 (1.00%) Electronics
11 31 (0.89%) Investment Banking
12 22 (0.63%) International Banking
13 20 (0.57%) Aerospace
13 20 (0.57%) Billing
13 20 (0.57%) Front Office
14 16 (0.46%) Automotive
14 16 (0.46%) Law
15 15 (0.43%) Back Office
15 15 (0.43%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2094 (60.02%) Developer
2 1801 (51.62%) Java Developer
3 570 (16.34%) Senior Developer
4 520 (14.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 472 (13.53%) Architect
6 440 (12.61%) J2EE Developer
7 430 (12.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 258 (7.39%) Software Engineer
9 238 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
10 219 (6.28%) Java Engineer
11 201 (5.76%) Java Software Developer
12 200 (5.73%) Software Developer
13 182 (5.22%) Agile Developer
14 176 (5.04%) Agile Java Developer
15 171 (4.90%) Java Software Engineer
16 161 (4.61%) Java Architect
17 151 (4.33%) Junior
18 150 (4.30%) Consultant
19 139 (3.98%) Senior J2EE Developer
19 139 (3.98%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1602 (45.92%) Spring
2 1095 (31.38%) HTML
3 1075 (30.81%) Hibernate
4 1027 (29.44%) Web Services
5 951 (27.26%) XML
6 781 (22.38%) CSS
7 570 (16.34%) JSP
8 485 (13.90%) Java EE
9 474 (13.59%) SOAP
10 462 (13.24%) REST
11 448 (12.84%) JMS
11 448 (12.84%) RESTful
12 419 (12.01%) .NET
13 381 (10.92%) Ajax
14 360 (10.32%) jQuery
15 352 (10.09%) JSON
16 328 (9.40%) HTML5
17 319 (9.14%) Struts
18 303 (8.68%) Servlets
19 282 (8.08%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 393 (11.26%) Computer Science
2 260 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 207 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
4 109 (3.12%) User Experience
5 95 (2.72%) Mobile App
6 75 (2.15%) N-Tier
7 70 (2.01%) Management Information System
8 67 (1.92%) Fintech
9 60 (1.72%) Mathematics
10 56 (1.61%) Client/Server
10 56 (1.61%) iPad
11 46 (1.32%) Social Media
12 41 (1.18%) Algorithms
13 38 (1.09%) Virtual Team
14 37 (1.06%) Data Structures
14 37 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
15 36 (1.03%) Clustering
16 27 (0.77%) Derivative
17 25 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 25 (0.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 683 (19.58%) Linux
2 582 (16.68%) Unix
3 321 (9.20%) Windows
4 129 (3.70%) Android
5 113 (3.24%) Apple iOS
6 52 (1.49%) Solaris
7 43 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (1.09%) Ubuntu
9 35 (1.00%) AIX
10 33 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (0.63%) CentOS
11 22 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
12 20 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (0.52%) Windows NT
14 16 (0.46%) Windows Phone
15 14 (0.40%) Windows Server
16 13 (0.37%) Mac OS
17 12 (0.34%) Debian
18 6 (0.17%) Windows 7
19 4 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1918 (54.97%) Agile Software Development
2 739 (21.18%) Software Engineering
3 729 (20.89%) TDD
4 719 (20.61%) OO
5 676 (19.38%) Scrum
6 496 (14.22%) SOA
7 433 (12.41%) MVC
8 400 (11.46%) E-Commerce
9 386 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
10 367 (10.52%) UML
11 366 (10.49%) Unit Testing
12 346 (9.92%) Open Source
13 345 (9.89%) Web Development
14 344 (9.86%) SDLC
15 331 (9.49%) Mentoring
16 271 (7.77%) Multithreading
17 263 (7.54%) BDD
18 191 (5.47%) OOP
19 176 (5.04%) OOD
20 169 (4.84%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3241 (92.89%) Java
2 1349 (38.66%) JavaScript
3 1306 (37.43%) SQL
4 332 (9.52%) C#
5 303 (8.68%) PL/SQL
6 268 (7.68%) C++
7 260 (7.45%) Python
8 214 (6.13%) Scala
9 174 (4.99%) C
10 158 (4.53%) Shell Script
11 141 (4.04%) Perl
12 140 (4.01%) PHP
13 69 (1.98%) Objective-C
14 65 (1.86%) Ruby
15 60 (1.72%) Groovy
16 54 (1.55%) Bash Shell
16 54 (1.55%) VB
17 39 (1.12%) VB.NET
18 38 (1.09%) T-SQL
18 38 (1.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 667 (19.12%) Degree
2 195 (5.59%) Security Cleared
3 83 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 74 (2.12%) DV Cleared
5 47 (1.35%) Sun Certification
6 22 (0.63%) OCPJP
7 21 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
8 16 (0.46%) PhD
9 15 (0.43%) PMI Certification
10 14 (0.40%) ISEB
10 14 (0.40%) SANS
11 13 (0.37%) Brainbench
12 9 (0.26%) PMP
13 7 (0.20%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (0.14%) RHCE
14 5 (0.14%) RHCT
15 3 (0.086%) BC Cleared
15 3 (0.086%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 223 (6.39%) QA
2 30 (0.86%) SLA
3 19 (0.54%) HL7
4 14 (0.40%) ISO15022
4 14 (0.40%) ISO20022
5 5 (0.14%) COBIT
5 5 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.057%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.057%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.029%) SEPA
System Software
1 81 (2.32%) Docker
2 36 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (0.89%) HDFS
4 29 (0.83%) Active Directory
5 16 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 10 (0.29%) PowerHA
7 10 (0.29%) Varnish
8 9 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 7 (0.20%) Squid
10 3 (0.086%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.086%) Samba
11 2 (0.057%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.057%) vSphere
12 1 (0.029%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.029%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.029%) vCloud
12 1 (0.029%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 84 (2.41%) Puppet
2 52 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (0.75%) Ansible
4 25 (0.72%) Salt
5 21 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
6 18 (0.52%) Kubernetes
7 16 (0.46%) Control-M
8 15 (0.43%) HAProxy
9 14 (0.40%) Nagios
9 14 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 13 (0.37%) BladeLogic
10 13 (0.37%) Tivoli
11 8 (0.23%) Amdocs OSS
12 7 (0.20%) CA Wily
12 7 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
13 6 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
13 6 (0.17%) Packer
13 6 (0.17%) Terraform
14 4 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
14 4 (0.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 1191 (34.14%) Oracle
2 204 (5.85%) IBM
3 170 (4.87%) Microsoft
4 121 (3.47%) Sybase
5 108 (3.10%) SAP
6 95 (2.72%) hybris
7 84 (2.41%) Sun
8 64 (1.83%) Red Hat
9 54 (1.55%) Adobe
10 53 (1.52%) Google
11 50 (1.43%) ATG
12 47 (1.35%) VMware
13 44 (1.26%) webMethods
14 43 (1.23%) Pega
15 36 (1.03%) BEA
15 36 (1.03%) TIBCO
16 35 (1.00%) HP
17 26 (0.75%) Fiorano
18 24 (0.69%) Demandware
19 23 (0.66%) Cognizant
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ease IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Playtech
Salary: Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
UK
JM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £64000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits inc pension scheme, Share Options 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago