The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 330 282 300
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 937 1223 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 1.01% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 2.51% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 787 989 834
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%

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
41846 48688 44770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.60% 40.21% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35608 40962 38965
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java EE
Salary Trend

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

Java EE Salary Trend in the UK

Java EE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 within the UK.

Java EE Salary Histogram in the UK

Java EE
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 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
England -50 852 £52,500 +5.00% 84
London -57 372 £55,000 -5.17% 31
South East +41 172 £52,500 +5.00% 13
East of England +31 76 £45,000 +4.65% 5
Scotland +36 61 £40,000 +13.47% 8
City of London -28 60 £58,750 +1.29% 10
East Midlands +42 58 £45,000 +18.42% 5
Yorkshire -61 46 £42,500 +9.67% 7
West Midlands +2 43 £45,000 -20.00% 4
North West -49 39 £40,000 - 8
Edinburgh +10 38 £40,000 +14.28% 3
South West -52 36 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Hertfordshire +4 34 £50,000 -9.09%
East Sussex - 34 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire +42 30 £46,250 -15.90% 2
Surrey +8 30 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Berkshire +3 30 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Northamptonshire +19 29 £42,500 +18.05% 2
Manchester -29 29 £34,500 -13.75% 4
Brighton - 29 £52,500 -
Hampshire +3 28 £47,250 -10.00% 1
West Yorkshire -30 25 £50,000 +29.03% 6
Northampton +15 24 £42,500 +11.84%
Birmingham -10 23 £45,000 -28.00% 3
Leeds -17 23 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Nottinghamshire +19 17 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Nottingham +10 17 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Southampton +10 17 £55,000 +83.33%
Oxford +20 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Glasgow +23 14 £40,000 -20.00%

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Java EE 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.

1 1779 (96.74%) Java
2 1013 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
3 931 (50.63%) Spring
4 614 (33.39%) Web Services
5 601 (32.68%) J2EE
6 597 (32.46%) Oracle
7 590 (32.08%) Hibernate
8 570 (31.00%) JavaScript
9 569 (30.94%) SQL
10 531 (28.87%) XML
11 514 (27.95%) TDD
12 499 (27.13%) HTML
13 489 (26.59%) Finance
14 481 (26.16%) Linux
15 455 (24.74%) Maven
16 428 (23.27%) Software Engineering
17 425 (23.11%) JBoss
18 423 (23.00%) Degree
19 406 (22.08%) Scrum
20 376 (20.45%) CSS
21 363 (19.74%) OO
22 353 (19.20%) Tomcat
23 340 (18.49%) UNIX
24 338 (18.38%) jQuery
25 324 (17.62%) SOAP
26 313 (17.02%) JUnit
27 294 (15.99%) WebSphere
28 293 (15.93%) SQL Server
29 288 (15.66%) SOA
30 273 (14.85%) Continuous Integration

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Java EE 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 425 (23.11%) JBoss
2 353 (19.20%) Tomcat
3 294 (15.99%) WebSphere
4 250 (13.59%) WebLogic
5 157 (8.54%) Apache
6 85 (4.62%) WebSphere Application Server
7 77 (4.19%) GlassFish
8 70 (3.81%) CMS
9 43 (2.34%) Jetty
10 40 (2.18%) Oracle Service Bus
11 36 (1.96%) Apache Solr
12 30 (1.63%) Liferay
13 27 (1.47%) MQSeries
13 27 (1.47%) Node.js
14 26 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
15 25 (1.36%) Mule
16 21 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
17 19 (1.03%) Drupal
18 18 (0.98%) Adobe CQ
19 16 (0.87%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 64 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.76%) Mingle
3 2 (0.11%) MS Project
4 1 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.054%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 32 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (0.82%) Magento
3 11 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (0.54%) Summit
4 10 (0.54%) FLEXCUBE
4 10 (0.54%) Temenos T24
4 10 (0.54%) Finacle
5 9 (0.49%) Staffware
6 6 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.33%) assyst
6 6 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.11%) Tridion
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.054%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 98 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (4.40%) SaaS
3 32 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (1.41%) Force.com
5 15 (0.82%) GitHub
6 6 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.22%) Route 53
8 3 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.054%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.054%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.054%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 103 (5.60%) HTTP
2 87 (4.73%) Internet
3 55 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 46 (2.50%) SSL
5 33 (1.79%) LDAP
6 16 (0.87%) AMQP
7 10 (0.54%) IPv4
8 7 (0.38%) Firewall
8 7 (0.38%) NetScaler
8 7 (0.38%) Intranet
8 7 (0.38%) BIG-IP
9 6 (0.33%) DNS
9 6 (0.33%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.16%) DHCP
10 3 (0.16%) VLAN
11 2 (0.11%) Broadband
11 2 (0.11%) Wireless
11 2 (0.11%) DSL
12 1 (0.054%) X.509
12 1 (0.054%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (15.93%) SQL Server
2 272 (14.79%) MySQL
3 271 (14.74%) Relational Database
4 204 (11.09%) RDBMS
5 128 (6.96%) PostgreSQL
6 123 (6.69%) Oracle Database
7 106 (5.76%) NoSQL
8 96 (5.22%) Big Data
8 96 (5.22%) DB2
9 88 (4.79%) MongoDB
10 57 (3.10%) Hadoop
11 27 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
12 26 (1.41%) Redis
13 25 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
14 17 (0.92%) Apache Hive
14 17 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 11 (0.60%) Hazelcast
18 10 (0.54%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 455 (24.74%) Maven
2 313 (17.02%) JUnit
3 263 (14.30%) Subversion
4 248 (13.49%) Git (software)
5 243 (13.21%) Eclipse
6 181 (9.84%) Jenkins
7 165 (8.97%) Ant
8 126 (6.85%) JIRA
9 112 (6.09%) Selenium
10 84 (4.57%) Cucumber
11 63 (3.43%) Mockito
12 55 (2.99%) Gradle
13 51 (2.77%) Hudson
14 30 (1.63%) SoapUI
15 29 (1.58%) TestNG
16 24 (1.31%) Jasmine
17 23 (1.25%) jMock
17 23 (1.25%) IntelliJ
18 21 (1.14%) JMeter
19 20 (1.09%) Redmine
General
1 489 (26.59%) Finance
2 185 (10.06%) Banking
3 160 (8.70%) Retail
4 157 (8.54%) Telecoms
5 71 (3.86%) Games
6 41 (2.23%) Retail Banking
7 37 (2.01%) Marketing
7 37 (2.01%) Publishing
8 31 (1.69%) Investment Banking
9 25 (1.36%) Advertising
10 24 (1.31%) Financial Institution
11 21 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 21 (1.14%) Manufacturing
12 19 (1.03%) French Language
13 15 (0.82%) Billing
14 14 (0.76%) Front Office
14 14 (0.76%) German Language
15 12 (0.65%) Legal
16 9 (0.49%) Multimedia
17 8 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1162 (63.19%) Developer
2 985 (53.56%) Java Developer
3 307 (16.69%) Senior Developer
4 260 (14.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 248 (13.49%) Architect
6 146 (7.94%) Software Engineer
7 115 (6.25%) Consultant
8 93 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
9 91 (4.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 65 (3.53%) Junior
11 55 (2.99%) Software Developer
12 51 (2.77%) Java Software Engineer
13 49 (2.66%) Java Architect
14 45 (2.45%) Technical Architect
14 45 (2.45%) Web Developer
15 44 (2.39%) Junior Developer
16 41 (2.23%) Java Consultant
17 39 (2.12%) Java Engineer
18 38 (2.07%) Technical Consultant
19 36 (1.96%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 931 (50.63%) Spring
2 614 (33.39%) Web Services
3 601 (32.68%) J2EE
4 590 (32.08%) Hibernate
5 531 (28.87%) XML
6 499 (27.13%) HTML
7 376 (20.45%) CSS
8 338 (18.38%) jQuery
9 324 (17.62%) SOAP
10 268 (14.57%) REST
11 263 (14.30%) JMS
12 246 (13.38%) RESTful
13 233 (12.67%) JSON
14 223 (12.13%) JSP
15 201 (10.93%) EJB
16 192 (10.44%) Ajax
17 185 (10.06%) .NET
18 172 (9.35%) Servlets
18 172 (9.35%) JPA
19 170 (9.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 251 (13.65%) Computer Science
2 218 (11.85%) Enterprise Software
3 110 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
3 110 (5.98%) Open Source
4 54 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 54 (2.94%) Clustering
5 53 (2.88%) Mathematics
6 51 (2.77%) Client/Server
7 27 (1.47%) N-Tier
8 25 (1.36%) Online Games
9 24 (1.31%) Algorithms
10 22 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 22 (1.20%) Life Science
11 21 (1.14%) Web 2.0
11 21 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (1.14%) Data Structures
12 20 (1.09%) Derivative
13 19 (1.03%) iPad
14 17 (0.92%) User Experience
15 15 (0.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 481 (26.16%) Linux
2 340 (18.49%) UNIX
3 161 (8.75%) Windows
4 91 (4.95%) Android
5 65 (3.53%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.25%) Solaris
7 20 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
8 13 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 12 (0.65%) AIX
9 12 (0.65%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.60%) openSUSE
11 10 (0.54%) HPUX
12 9 (0.49%) CentOS
13 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.054%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.054%) SUSE
14 1 (0.054%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1013 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
2 514 (27.95%) TDD
3 428 (23.27%) Software Engineering
4 406 (22.08%) Scrum
5 363 (19.74%) OO
6 288 (15.66%) SOA
7 273 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
8 271 (14.74%) MVC
9 255 (13.87%) E-Commerce
10 175 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 167 (9.08%) BDD
12 130 (7.07%) UML
13 116 (6.31%) OOD
14 112 (6.09%) Unit Testing
15 96 (5.22%) OOP
16 93 (5.06%) Multithreading
17 83 (4.51%) RUP
18 65 (3.53%) Waterfall
18 65 (3.53%) Kanban
19 64 (3.48%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1779 (96.74%) Java
2 570 (31.00%) JavaScript
3 569 (30.94%) SQL
4 137 (7.45%) C#
5 106 (5.76%) C++
6 87 (4.73%) C
7 82 (4.46%) Python
8 78 (4.24%) PHP
9 69 (3.75%) PL/SQL
10 58 (3.15%) Groovy
11 57 (3.10%) Perl
12 55 (2.99%) Ruby
13 51 (2.77%) Shell Script
14 47 (2.56%) Scala
15 41 (2.23%) XPath
16 33 (1.79%) AspectJ
17 21 (1.14%) Bash Shell
17 21 (1.14%) Objective-C
18 13 (0.71%) XQuery
19 12 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 423 (23.00%) Degree
2 35 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 31 (1.69%) Sun Certification
4 23 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.38%) PhD
8 6 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.33%) OCPJP
9 3 (0.16%) ISEB
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.054%) IC3 Certification
11 1 (0.054%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.054%) CNA
11 1 (0.054%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (4.46%) QA
2 20 (1.09%) SLA
3 11 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (1.14%) Docker
2 11 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.54%) Varnish
3 10 (0.54%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.16%) HDFS
5 1 (0.054%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.054%) Squid
5 1 (0.054%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 54 (2.94%) Puppet
2 40 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.25%) Nagios
4 14 (0.76%) OpenNMS
5 11 (0.60%) Salt
6 7 (0.38%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.22%) Ansible
9 3 (0.16%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.11%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.054%) OpenView
11 1 (0.054%) CiscoWorks
11 1 (0.054%) SCCM
11 1 (0.054%) SCOM
Vendors
1 597 (32.46%) Oracle
2 82 (4.46%) IBM
3 66 (3.59%) SAP
4 63 (3.43%) hybris
5 57 (3.10%) Microsoft
6 52 (2.83%) TIBCO
7 45 (2.45%) Sybase
8 39 (2.12%) Google
9 35 (1.90%) Red Hat
10 27 (1.47%) Sitecore
11 24 (1.31%) Terracotta
11 24 (1.31%) ATG
12 22 (1.20%) BEA
13 21 (1.14%) Sun
14 20 (1.09%) Adobe
14 20 (1.09%) Atlassian
15 16 (0.87%) VMware
16 13 (0.71%) Zend
16 13 (0.71%) Demandware
17 11 (0.60%) Twitter
West Lothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 54 minutes ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Austell, Cornwall
Skilliantech Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: bonus + benefits (Pension, healthcare etc)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: best benefits package in the market
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi Limited
Salary: £48k - £58k per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: Best Benefits Package In The Market
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Open Spaces
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago