The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java EE5 (JEE5)
Rank 905 863 848
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -15
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 5 12 20 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.018% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.025% 0.045% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 63
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £33,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.75% -12.94%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 April 2014 within the UK.

Java EE 5 Salary Histogram in the UK

Java EE 5
Top 13 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -53 12 £40,000 +8.10%
South West - 5 £39,000 -
Bristol - 3 £45,000 -
South East -16 2 £55,000 -8.33%
London -50 2 £55,000 -26.66%
Manchester - 2 £38,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £39,000 -
North West - 2 £38,500 -
Coventry +9 1 £40,000 +8.10%
West Midlands -7 1 £40,000 +8.10%
Chippenham - 1 £39,000 -
City of London - 1 £55,000 -

Java EE 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (91.67%) XML
3 31 (86.11%) Spring
3 31 (86.11%) Maven
4 30 (83.33%) Unit Testing
4 30 (83.33%) SOAP
5 29 (80.56%) Subversion
6 28 (77.78%) EJB
6 28 (77.78%) Eclipse
7 27 (75.00%) NetBeans
7 27 (75.00%) JPA
8 25 (69.44%) Ant
9 23 (63.89%) Oracle
10 22 (61.11%) HTML
10 22 (61.11%) SQL
10 22 (61.11%) EJB 3.0
11 19 (52.78%) Selenium
11 19 (52.78%) Degree
11 19 (52.78%) Java EE
12 18 (50.00%) Hibernate
12 18 (50.00%) Web Services
12 18 (50.00%) Android
12 18 (50.00%) Apple iOS
13 17 (47.22%) OO
14 16 (44.44%) Relational Database
15 15 (41.67%) J2EE
16 14 (38.89%) Servlets
17 13 (36.11%) JMeter
17 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (33.33%) JSF

Java EE 5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.89%) Apache
3 5 (13.89%) GlassFish
3 5 (13.89%) JCAPS
4 4 (11.11%) Jetty
4 4 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.78%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) SAP Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.89%) MySQL
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) DB2
6 1 (2.78%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 31 (86.11%) Maven
2 29 (80.56%) Subversion
3 28 (77.78%) Eclipse
4 27 (75.00%) NetBeans
5 25 (69.44%) Ant
6 19 (52.78%) Selenium
7 13 (36.11%) JMeter
8 8 (22.22%) Hudson
8 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
9 6 (16.67%) JUnit
10 5 (13.89%) CruiseControl
10 5 (13.89%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.78%) JIRA
11 1 (2.78%) Xcode
11 1 (2.78%) Arquillian
11 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Games
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Java Developer
1 29 (80.56%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior Java Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior Developer
3 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
3 2 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Senior SAP Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Junior
4 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.78%) Junior Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (2.78%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (2.78%) SAP Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) XML
2 31 (86.11%) Spring
3 30 (83.33%) SOAP
4 28 (77.78%) EJB
5 27 (75.00%) JPA
6 22 (61.11%) HTML
6 22 (61.11%) EJB 3.0
7 19 (52.78%) Java EE
8 18 (50.00%) Hibernate
8 18 (50.00%) Web Services
9 15 (41.67%) J2EE
10 14 (38.89%) Servlets
11 12 (33.33%) JSF
12 10 (27.78%) OSGi
13 9 (25.00%) GWT
14 7 (19.44%) REST
14 7 (19.44%) JMS
15 6 (16.67%) JAX-WS
15 6 (16.67%) Middleware
15 6 (16.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Clustering
1 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Android
1 18 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) UNIX
4 5 (13.89%) Solaris
5 1 (2.78%) Windows
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 17 (47.22%) OO
3 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 11 (30.56%) Multithreading
6 7 (19.44%) SOA
6 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.67%) BPEL
7 6 (16.67%) UML
8 5 (13.89%) RUP
8 5 (13.89%) OOD
8 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.56%) Android Development
9 2 (5.56%) Information Security
9 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.56%) ITIL
10 1 (2.78%) OOP
10 1 (2.78%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (61.11%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) C++
3 11 (30.56%) C
4 5 (13.89%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) Scala
5 4 (11.11%) Groovy
5 4 (11.11%) Python
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.56%) VB
7 2 (5.56%) VBA
8 1 (2.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) JBoss
3 5 (13.89%) Sun
4 4 (11.11%) BEA
5 3 (8.33%) Sybase
6 2 (5.56%) Cognos
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft