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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 127 91 65
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -26
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2623 3386 4429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.34% 3.09% 3.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.35% 7.55% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2107 2827 3870
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%

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
41311 44859 48721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.89% 40.97% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35589 37930 43357
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014 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 19 December 2014. 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
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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 -34 2514 £50,000 +3.09% 275
London -34 998 £60,000 +4.34% 100
South East -9 550 £47,500 -5.00% 58
East of England +20 277 £47,500 +6.74% 25
City of London -39 237 £60,000 - 36
Yorkshire -51 198 £40,000 - 21
South West +45 183 £40,000 - 23
North West -61 149 £42,500 +6.25% 37
Hertfordshire +25 148 £46,250 -2.63% 11
Surrey -26 112 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Berkshire -41 112 £55,000 - 14
West Yorkshire -62 109 £40,188 +0.46% 14
Hampshire -7 108 £42,500 -17.47% 13
Bristol +54 105 £39,000 -7.14% 11
Manchester -53 95 £40,750 +1.87% 19
Leeds -50 88 £41,000 -5.74% 11
West Midlands -43 86 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Watford +19 82 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East Midlands -27 70 £40,000 - 4
North Yorkshire -16 61 £35,000 -20.45% 4
Kent +47 55 £47,500 -17.74% 8
Buckinghamshire -11 54 £50,000 +17.64%
Bedfordshire +48 49 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Reading +21 48 £55,000 +4.76% 7
West Sussex -12 44 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Scotland -43 39 £45,000 - 10
Coventry -9 37 £40,000 - 2
Milton Keynes -7 32 £48,750 +21.87%
Essex -10 32 £46,500 +3.33% 3
Cambridgeshire -21 32 £47,500 +11.76% 2

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5005 (93.69%) Java
2 2361 (44.20%) Spring
3 2357 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 2062 (38.60%) SQL
5 1962 (36.73%) Oracle
6 1668 (31.22%) JavaScript
7 1536 (28.75%) XML
8 1511 (28.29%) Hibernate
9 1482 (27.74%) HTML
10 1298 (24.30%) Web Services
11 1201 (22.48%) Linux
12 1171 (21.92%) Finance
13 1072 (20.07%) CSS
14 1051 (19.67%) Tomcat
15 1036 (19.39%) TDD
16 999 (18.70%) JSP
17 982 (18.38%) Software Engineering
18 941 (17.62%) Degree
19 878 (16.44%) UNIX
20 876 (16.40%) E-Commerce
21 875 (16.38%) Scrum
22 820 (15.35%) OO
23 796 (14.90%) JUnit
24 779 (14.58%) MySQL
25 774 (14.49%) Maven
26 682 (12.77%) WebLogic
27 669 (12.52%) JBoss
28 658 (12.32%) WebSphere
29 644 (12.06%) MVC
30 639 (11.96%) SQL Server

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1051 (19.67%) Tomcat
2 682 (12.77%) WebLogic
3 669 (12.52%) JBoss
4 658 (12.32%) WebSphere
5 572 (10.71%) Apache
6 182 (3.41%) Apache Solr
7 162 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
8 139 (2.60%) IIS
9 114 (2.13%) CMS
10 97 (1.82%) GlassFish
11 93 (1.74%) MQSeries
12 84 (1.57%) Oracle Service Bus
13 74 (1.39%) Adobe CQ
13 74 (1.39%) IBM HTTP Server
14 67 (1.25%) CICS
15 65 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 50 (0.94%) Node.js
17 49 (0.92%) Jetty
17 49 (0.92%) NetWeaver
18 48 (0.90%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 110 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.09%) MS Office
3 11 (0.21%) MS Visio
3 11 (0.21%) SPSS
4 9 (0.17%) MS Project
5 6 (0.11%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.094%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.075%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.019%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 25 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (0.34%) Maximo
3 16 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 14 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.26%) BASE24
6 13 (0.24%) Magento
7 8 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.13%) RiskWrite
9 6 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (0.11%) TIBCO iProcess
9 6 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
10 5 (0.094%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.094%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 5 (0.094%) Oracle 11i
10 5 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.075%) Enfinity
11 4 (0.075%) BusinessWorks
11 4 (0.075%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 171 (3.20%) SaaS
2 128 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
4 42 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 32 (0.60%) Force.com
7 23 (0.43%) PaaS
8 22 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 18 (0.34%) IaaS
10 17 (0.32%) Google App Engine
11 12 (0.22%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.15%) GitHub
13 4 (0.075%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.075%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.075%) Route 53
14 3 (0.056%) Heroku
14 3 (0.056%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.056%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.019%) ElastiCache
15 1 (0.019%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 375 (7.02%) HTTP
2 225 (4.21%) Internet
3 96 (1.80%) TCP/IP
4 61 (1.14%) FTP
5 56 (1.05%) LDAP
6 49 (0.92%) SAN
7 37 (0.69%) Firewall
8 36 (0.67%) SSL
9 29 (0.54%) DNS
10 28 (0.52%) SNMP
11 25 (0.47%) NAS
12 23 (0.43%) DHCP
13 21 (0.39%) Broadband
14 19 (0.36%) SSH
15 16 (0.30%) CTI
16 15 (0.28%) ATM
16 15 (0.28%) IPsec
17 13 (0.24%) SMTP
17 13 (0.24%) Intranet
18 12 (0.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 779 (14.58%) MySQL
2 639 (11.96%) SQL Server
3 474 (8.87%) Relational Database
4 332 (6.21%) DB2
5 322 (6.03%) Oracle Database
6 311 (5.82%) RDBMS
7 207 (3.87%) NoSQL
8 187 (3.50%) MongoDB
9 177 (3.31%) Big Data
10 137 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
11 120 (2.25%) Hadoop
12 114 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
13 75 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
14 60 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
15 55 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
16 41 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
17 27 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
18 26 (0.49%) Apache Hive
18 26 (0.49%) HBase
19 24 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 796 (14.90%) JUnit
2 774 (14.49%) Maven
3 592 (11.08%) Eclipse
4 533 (9.98%) Subversion
5 407 (7.62%) Ant
6 358 (6.70%) Git (software)
7 267 (5.00%) Jenkins
8 257 (4.81%) Selenium
9 249 (4.66%) JIRA
10 200 (3.74%) Hudson
11 135 (2.53%) Mockito
12 77 (1.44%) QuickTest Pro
13 69 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
14 65 (1.22%) Cucumber
15 63 (1.18%) JMeter
15 63 (1.18%) Gradle
16 61 (1.14%) NetBeans
17 56 (1.05%) JBehave
18 51 (0.95%) SoapUI
18 51 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1171 (21.92%) Finance
2 563 (10.54%) Banking
3 436 (8.16%) Retail
4 292 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 221 (4.14%) Games
6 153 (2.86%) Investment Banking
7 104 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 98 (1.83%) Back Office
9 87 (1.63%) Marketing
10 83 (1.55%) Publishing
11 77 (1.44%) Front Office
12 69 (1.29%) Legal
13 62 (1.16%) Advertising
14 60 (1.12%) French Language
15 52 (0.97%) Financial Institution
16 51 (0.95%) Automotive
17 34 (0.64%) Law
18 29 (0.54%) German Language
19 26 (0.49%) Retail Banking
20 22 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3259 (61.01%) Developer
2 2601 (48.69%) Java Developer
3 869 (16.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 732 (13.70%) Senior Developer
5 660 (12.35%) Architect
6 625 (11.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 431 (8.07%) Software Engineer
8 328 (6.14%) Solutions Architect
9 324 (6.07%) J2EE Developer
10 282 (5.28%) Analyst
11 228 (4.27%) Consultant
12 218 (4.08%) Java Software Engineer
13 193 (3.61%) Software Developer
14 157 (2.94%) Programmer
14 157 (2.94%) Support Analyst
15 154 (2.88%) Applications Support
15 154 (2.88%) Lead Developer
16 149 (2.79%) Java Architect
17 136 (2.55%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
18 125 (2.34%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2361 (44.20%) Spring
2 1536 (28.75%) XML
3 1511 (28.29%) Hibernate
4 1482 (27.74%) HTML
5 1298 (24.30%) Web Services
6 1072 (20.07%) CSS
7 999 (18.70%) JSP
8 631 (11.81%) SOAP
9 595 (11.14%) Java EE
10 590 (11.04%) Struts
11 505 (9.45%) .NET
12 495 (9.27%) Servlets
13 492 (9.21%) Ajax
14 486 (9.10%) jQuery
15 458 (8.57%) JDBC
16 428 (8.01%) JMS
17 408 (7.64%) Spring MVC
18 375 (7.02%) Middleware
19 329 (6.16%) XSLT
20 317 (5.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 505 (9.45%) Computer Science
2 400 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
3 374 (7.00%) Enterprise Software
4 334 (6.25%) Open Source
5 171 (3.20%) Client/Server
6 161 (3.01%) Mobile App
7 152 (2.85%) Mathematics
8 127 (2.38%) Management Information System
9 108 (2.02%) Mainframe
10 95 (1.78%) N-Tier
11 82 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 78 (1.46%) Derivative
13 69 (1.29%) Algorithms
14 62 (1.16%) iPad
15 61 (1.14%) Fixed Income
16 58 (1.09%) Clustering
17 56 (1.05%) Equities
18 48 (0.90%) User Experience
19 41 (0.77%) iPhone
19 41 (0.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1201 (22.48%) Linux
2 878 (16.44%) UNIX
3 456 (8.54%) Windows
4 203 (3.80%) Solaris
5 179 (3.35%) Android
6 131 (2.45%) Apple iOS
7 128 (2.40%) AIX
8 58 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 33 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (0.49%) Mac OS X
12 20 (0.37%) HPUX
13 18 (0.34%) Windows Phone
14 15 (0.28%) Windows NT
14 15 (0.28%) Windows XP
15 14 (0.26%) Windows 7
15 14 (0.26%) Ubuntu
16 13 (0.24%) CentOS
17 11 (0.21%) Debian
18 6 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2357 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 1036 (19.39%) TDD
3 982 (18.38%) Software Engineering
4 876 (16.40%) E-Commerce
5 875 (16.38%) Scrum
6 820 (15.35%) OO
7 644 (12.06%) MVC
8 587 (10.99%) UML
9 560 (10.48%) SOA
10 474 (8.87%) Unit Testing
11 413 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
12 358 (6.70%) BDD
13 353 (6.61%) Mentoring
14 352 (6.59%) Web Development
15 280 (5.24%) Multithreading
16 255 (4.77%) Project Management
17 239 (4.47%) OOP
18 235 (4.40%) ITIL
19 215 (4.02%) Waterfall
20 156 (2.92%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5005 (93.69%) Java
2 2062 (38.60%) SQL
3 1668 (31.22%) JavaScript
4 385 (7.21%) C++
5 380 (7.11%) PL/SQL
6 322 (6.03%) C#
7 223 (4.17%) Perl
8 218 (4.08%) C
9 179 (3.35%) Shell Script
10 178 (3.33%) PHP
11 163 (3.05%) Python
12 116 (2.17%) Bash Shell
13 111 (2.08%) Scala
14 95 (1.78%) Groovy
14 95 (1.78%) Ruby
15 88 (1.65%) COBOL
16 84 (1.57%) XPath
17 57 (1.07%) VBA
18 56 (1.05%) Objective-C
19 52 (0.97%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 941 (17.62%) Degree
2 224 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 151 (2.83%) SC Cleared
4 91 (1.70%) Sun Certification
5 57 (1.07%) ISEB
6 54 (1.01%) OCPJP
7 46 (0.86%) DV Cleared
8 36 (0.67%) PhD
9 28 (0.52%) OCMJD
10 26 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 26 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
11 16 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.28%) CISSP
13 11 (0.21%) PMI Certification
14 10 (0.19%) RHCE
15 6 (0.11%) ISTQB
16 5 (0.094%) HND
17 4 (0.075%) Microsoft Certification
17 4 (0.075%) OCP
17 4 (0.075%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (4.74%) QA
2 76 (1.42%) SLA
3 49 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 16 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (0.30%) ISO 8583
4 16 (0.30%) EMIR
4 16 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
5 14 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.19%) GLP
7 6 (0.11%) HL7
8 5 (0.094%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.075%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.019%) BS7799
10 1 (0.019%) COBIT
System Software
1 89 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.34%) Samba
4 15 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (0.26%) Xen
5 14 (0.26%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 11 (0.21%) HDFS
7 10 (0.19%) vCloud
8 9 (0.17%) Firmware
8 9 (0.17%) NFS
9 8 (0.15%) vSphere
10 7 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.11%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.11%) Hyper-V
12 5 (0.094%) RACF
12 5 (0.094%) ACF2
13 3 (0.056%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.056%) Varnish
13 3 (0.056%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 36 (0.67%) Tivoli
2 35 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (0.60%) Puppet
4 14 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (0.24%) Nagios
6 11 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (0.17%) Ansible
8 8 (0.15%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 6 (0.11%) Oozie
10 5 (0.094%) Hyperic
10 5 (0.094%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (0.094%) OpenNMS
10 5 (0.094%) WSUS
10 5 (0.094%) Netcool
10 5 (0.094%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 4 (0.075%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.075%) CA SiteMinder
11 4 (0.075%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1962 (36.73%) Oracle
2 360 (6.74%) IBM
3 314 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 216 (4.04%) hybris
5 214 (4.01%) SAP
6 136 (2.55%) Sun
7 134 (2.51%) TIBCO
8 115 (2.15%) Adobe
9 114 (2.13%) ATG
10 112 (2.10%) VMware
11 111 (2.08%) Google
12 81 (1.52%) Red Hat
13 75 (1.40%) Sybase
13 75 (1.40%) Demandware
14 72 (1.35%) Endeca
15 62 (1.16%) HP
16 53 (0.99%) Business Objects
17 41 (0.77%) BEA
18 36 (0.67%) Calypso
19 35 (0.66%) webMethods
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