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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java EE5 (JEE5)
Rank - 889 882
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 5 0 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.015% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.037% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 22
Average salary - £38,750 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.02%
UK excluding London average salary - £38,750 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.72%

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
41064 46438 44299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.47% 40.51% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34963 38863 38665
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) SOAP
3 22 (70.97%) REST
4 21 (67.74%) JBoss
5 18 (58.06%) Java EE
6 17 (54.84%) Scrum
7 16 (51.61%) Oracle
7 16 (51.61%) TDD
8 15 (48.39%) Degree
8 15 (48.39%) Selenium
8 15 (48.39%) Java SE
8 15 (48.39%) BDD
8 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
8 15 (48.39%) Struts
8 15 (48.39%) SOA
9 14 (45.16%) JMS
9 14 (45.16%) ITIL
9 14 (45.16%) UNIX
9 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
9 14 (45.16%) Cucumber
9 14 (45.16%) Drools
9 14 (45.16%) Apache Camel
9 14 (45.16%) jQuery
9 14 (45.16%) JSF
9 14 (45.16%) ActiveMQ
10 13 (41.94%) JBoss Seam
10 13 (41.94%) Oracle Database
10 13 (41.94%) JAX-RS
10 13 (41.94%) RichFaces
10 13 (41.94%) VB

Java EE 5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 21 (67.74%) JBoss
2 13 (41.94%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) GlassFish
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.23%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) DMZ
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle Database
3 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
4 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Selenium
2 14 (45.16%) Cucumber
3 12 (38.71%) Maven
4 10 (32.26%) JUnit
4 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
5 7 (22.58%) Subversion
6 6 (19.35%) JIRA
6 6 (19.35%) TeamCity
7 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
7 3 (9.68%) Ant
7 3 (9.68%) NetBeans
8 2 (6.45%) CruiseControl
8 2 (6.45%) Hudson
8 2 (6.45%) Gradle
9 1 (3.23%) JMeter
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Support Analyst
3 13 (41.94%) Analyst
4 10 (32.26%) Junior
5 9 (29.03%) Junior Developer
5 9 (29.03%) Junior Java Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Applications Support
6 6 (19.35%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) SOAP
2 22 (70.97%) REST
3 18 (58.06%) Java EE
4 15 (48.39%) Java SE
4 15 (48.39%) Struts
5 14 (45.16%) JMS
5 14 (45.16%) ActiveMQ
5 14 (45.16%) JSF
5 14 (45.16%) jQuery
5 14 (45.16%) Apache Camel
5 14 (45.16%) Drools
6 13 (41.94%) RichFaces
6 13 (41.94%) JAX-RS
6 13 (41.94%) JBoss Seam
6 13 (41.94%) Hibernate
6 13 (41.94%) JSP
7 10 (32.26%) XML
8 9 (29.03%) XSD
8 9 (29.03%) WSDL
8 9 (29.03%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Scrum
2 16 (51.61%) TDD
3 15 (48.39%) SOA
3 15 (48.39%) BDD
4 14 (45.16%) ITIL
5 13 (41.94%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (35.48%) OO
7 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (29.03%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (19.35%) Data Transformation
10 6 (19.35%) Project Management
11 5 (16.13%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (16.13%) Kanban
12 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
13 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
13 1 (3.23%) DevOps
13 1 (3.23%) BPMN
13 1 (3.23%) Network Management
13 1 (3.23%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 13 (41.94%) VB
3 13 (41.94%) VBA
4 6 (19.35%) XPath
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Oracle
2 13 (41.94%) Sybase
2 13 (41.94%) Cognos
3 5 (16.13%) Nokia
3 5 (16.13%) Siemens
3 5 (16.13%) Cerillion
3 5 (16.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.23%) webMethods
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft