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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java EE5 (JEE5)
Rank 893 825 863
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +38
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 5 11 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.034% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.086% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 25
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,250 £52,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.48%

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
43136 41753 46830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.71% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36299 36236 41123
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE 5 over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Java EE 5 Salary Histogram in the UK

Java EE 5
Top 10 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 18 September 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 -72 9 £37,000 -17.77% 8
London -36 6 £57,500 +27.77% 5
City of London +4 3 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Wiltshire -7 3 £35,000 -1.40% 1
South West -15 3 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Chippenham - 2 £31,250 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £35,000 -
Wales - 1 £30,000 - 1
South Wales - 1 £30,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 £35,000 -

Java EE 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (75.86%) SOAP
3 19 (65.52%) Maven
3 19 (65.52%) Spring
3 19 (65.52%) XML
4 17 (58.62%) Selenium
4 17 (58.62%) JPA
5 16 (55.17%) Java EE
6 15 (51.72%) Subversion
6 15 (51.72%) SQL
7 14 (48.28%) Oracle
7 14 (48.28%) Eclipse
8 13 (44.83%) JBoss
8 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
9 12 (41.38%) Unit Testing
9 12 (41.38%) OO
10 11 (37.93%) Web Services
10 11 (37.93%) Linux
10 11 (37.93%) EJB
10 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (37.93%) EJB 3.0
10 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
11 10 (34.48%) REST
11 10 (34.48%) NetBeans
11 10 (34.48%) Degree
11 10 (34.48%) HTML
11 10 (34.48%) SOA
12 9 (31.03%) JMS
12 9 (31.03%) Ant
12 9 (31.03%) JUnit

Java EE 5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
2 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.34%) Jetty
3 3 (10.34%) GlassFish
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (6.90%) CMS
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) DMZ
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
3 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.34%) MySQL
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.45%) JasperReports
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) Maven
2 17 (58.62%) Selenium
3 15 (51.72%) Subversion
4 14 (48.28%) Eclipse
5 10 (34.48%) NetBeans
6 9 (31.03%) Ant
6 9 (31.03%) JUnit
6 9 (31.03%) JMeter
7 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
8 4 (13.79%) TeamCity
9 3 (10.34%) JIRA
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
10 2 (6.90%) Arquillian
11 1 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Games
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 21 (72.41%) Java Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Senior Developer
4 10 (34.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Support Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Support Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) SOAP
2 19 (65.52%) Spring
2 19 (65.52%) XML
3 17 (58.62%) JPA
4 16 (55.17%) Java EE
5 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
6 11 (37.93%) Web Services
6 11 (37.93%) EJB
6 11 (37.93%) EJB 3.0
7 10 (34.48%) REST
7 10 (34.48%) HTML
8 9 (31.03%) JMS
8 9 (31.03%) J2EE
9 8 (27.59%) OSGi
10 7 (24.14%) Apache Camel
11 6 (20.69%) Drools
11 6 (20.69%) JSP
11 6 (20.69%) Servlets
11 6 (20.69%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (20.69%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.34%) N-Tier
1 3 (10.34%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Apple iOS
2 9 (31.03%) Android
3 6 (20.69%) UNIX
4 2 (6.90%) Windows
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Unit Testing
1 12 (41.38%) OO
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) SOA
4 8 (27.59%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) BDD
5 6 (20.69%) Multithreading
5 6 (20.69%) TDD
6 5 (17.24%) UML
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
7 4 (13.79%) BPMN
7 4 (13.79%) Data Transformation
7 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) BPEL
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL
8 3 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (10.34%) OOD
8 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) C++
3 8 (27.59%) C
4 5 (17.24%) Groovy
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) XPath
6 3 (10.34%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) VB
6 3 (10.34%) VBA
6 3 (10.34%) Python
6 3 (10.34%) Scala
7 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.90%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) CITP
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle
2 13 (44.83%) JBoss
3 3 (10.34%) Sybase
3 3 (10.34%) Cognos
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Nokia
4 1 (3.45%) Siemens
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (3.45%) Cerillion
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 20 days ago