The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 5 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE 5 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java EE5 (JEE5)
Rank 853 842 843
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 5 5 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.024% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.059% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 26
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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
38699 42380 42368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.41% 40.63% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32994 35247 37194
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 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java EE 5
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE 5 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE 5 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java EE 5
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE 5 within the UK.

Java EE 5 Salary Trend in the UK

Java EE 5
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE 5 within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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
London +13 3 £30,000 -50.00%
England -6 3 £30,000 -20.00%
Glasgow +12 2 £35,000 -
Scotland +11 2 £35,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £30,000 -

Java EE 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Java EE 5 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 Java EE 5.

1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (69.23%) SOAP
2 27 (69.23%) JBoss
3 26 (66.67%) Java EE
3 26 (66.67%) REST
4 25 (64.10%) Scrum
5 23 (58.97%) TDD
6 22 (56.41%) Java SE
6 22 (56.41%) BDD
6 22 (56.41%) SOA
7 21 (53.85%) Selenium
8 20 (51.28%) ActiveMQ
8 20 (51.28%) Cucumber
8 20 (51.28%) Drools
8 20 (51.28%) Apache Camel
8 20 (51.28%) JMS
9 17 (43.59%) Oracle
9 17 (43.59%) Maven
10 16 (41.03%) Degree
10 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
10 16 (41.03%) Struts
11 15 (38.46%) ITIL
11 15 (38.46%) UNIX
12 14 (35.90%) XML
12 14 (35.90%) JUnit
12 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
12 14 (35.90%) Eclipse
12 14 (35.90%) OO
12 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (35.90%) jQuery

Java EE 5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Java EE 5 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 Java EE 5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (69.23%) JBoss
2 13 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.69%) GlassFish
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.13%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) DMZ
1 12 (30.77%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
4 10 (25.64%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Selenium
2 20 (51.28%) Cucumber
3 17 (43.59%) Maven
4 14 (35.90%) JUnit
4 14 (35.90%) Eclipse
5 11 (28.21%) Subversion
6 10 (25.64%) TeamCity
7 9 (23.08%) JIRA
8 4 (10.26%) Ant
8 4 (10.26%) NetBeans
8 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
9 3 (7.69%) Hudson
9 3 (7.69%) Gradle
9 3 (7.69%) CruiseControl
10 1 (2.56%) JMeter
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 23 (58.97%) Java Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 13 (33.33%) Analyst
4 12 (30.77%) Junior
5 11 (28.21%) Junior Developer
5 11 (28.21%) Junior Java Developer
6 8 (20.51%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (20.51%) Senior Developer
7 6 (15.38%) Applications Support
7 6 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) SOAP
2 26 (66.67%) Java EE
2 26 (66.67%) REST
3 22 (56.41%) Java SE
4 20 (51.28%) Apache Camel
4 20 (51.28%) Drools
4 20 (51.28%) JMS
4 20 (51.28%) ActiveMQ
5 16 (41.03%) Struts
6 14 (35.90%) JSF
6 14 (35.90%) XML
6 14 (35.90%) jQuery
7 13 (33.33%) JBoss Seam
7 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 13 (33.33%) RichFaces
7 13 (33.33%) JAX-RS
7 13 (33.33%) JSP
8 12 (30.77%) Web Services
8 12 (30.77%) XSD
8 12 (30.77%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) UNIX
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Scrum
2 23 (58.97%) TDD
3 22 (56.41%) SOA
3 22 (56.41%) BDD
4 15 (38.46%) ITIL
5 14 (35.90%) OO
5 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (25.64%) Data Transformation
10 8 (20.51%) Project Management
11 7 (17.95%) Agile Project Management
11 7 (17.95%) Kanban
12 4 (10.26%) BPMN
12 4 (10.26%) Network Management
12 4 (10.26%) BPEL
13 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma
14 2 (5.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 13 (33.33%) VB
3 13 (33.33%) VBA
4 10 (25.64%) XPath
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) C
5 1 (2.56%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle
2 13 (33.33%) Sybase
2 13 (33.33%) Cognos
3 7 (17.95%) Nokia
3 7 (17.95%) Siemens
3 7 (17.95%) Cerillion
3 7 (17.95%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.13%) webMethods
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft