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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 314 301 293
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 1019 1012 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.92% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.46% 2.25% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 880 802 909
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%

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
41418 44903 48724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.88% 40.94% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35656 38028 43353
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 December 2014 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 18 December 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
(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 -21 942 £52,000 +4.00% 90
London +11 441 £57,500 +4.54% 35
South East +7 167 £47,500 -9.52% 18
Yorkshire -13 117 £40,000 - 6
East of England -3 67 £45,000 +5.88% 13
West Yorkshire +5 65 £43,000 +7.50% 4
Leeds +24 58 £43,000 +7.50% 3
North West -41 54 £38,250 -15.00% 8
Surrey +15 49 £47,500 -5.00% 4
City of London -37 49 £65,000 +4.00% 13
Northern Ireland +26 37 £43,000 -9.47%
County Antrim +23 37 £43,000 -9.47%
Belfast +23 37 £43,000 -9.47%
Berkshire -13 35 £60,000 +33.33% 1
South West -46 35 £37,500 - 4
Manchester -37 33 £40,000 -5.88% 5
West Midlands +19 31 £40,000 +3.89% 3
North Yorkshire -10 28 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Hampshire -17 28 £40,000 -30.43% 11
Harrogate +8 26 £32,500 -27.77%
Buckinghamshire - 26 £43,750 -
Reading +1 24 £60,000 +9.09%
South Yorkshire -16 23 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Hertfordshire -16 22 £45,000 -2.70% 4
Bristol +11 20 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Scotland +8 20 £41,250 -5.71% 5
Sheffield -22 20 £33,000 -49.23% 1
Southampton +11 18 £40,500 -29.56% 9
Suffolk +23 17 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Marlow - 17 £45,000 -

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1980 (97.30%) Java
2 1130 (55.53%) Agile Software Development
3 871 (42.80%) Spring
4 658 (32.33%) JavaScript
5 641 (31.50%) Oracle
6 625 (30.71%) SQL
7 620 (30.47%) HTML
8 608 (29.88%) Web Services
9 596 (29.29%) J2EE
10 541 (26.58%) XML
11 521 (25.60%) Hibernate
12 518 (25.45%) TDD
13 517 (25.41%) Linux
14 492 (24.18%) OO
15 468 (23.00%) Degree
16 463 (22.75%) CSS
17 458 (22.51%) Maven
18 456 (22.41%) Software Engineering
19 446 (21.92%) Finance
20 388 (19.07%) JBoss
21 381 (18.72%) jQuery
22 378 (18.57%) Scrum
23 377 (18.53%) UNIX
24 373 (18.33%) Tomcat
25 338 (16.61%) SOAP
26 336 (16.51%) JUnit
27 304 (14.94%) SOA
28 297 (14.59%) E-Commerce
29 296 (14.55%) Relational Database
30 289 (14.20%) Computer Science

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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
1 388 (19.07%) JBoss
2 373 (18.33%) Tomcat
3 274 (13.46%) WebLogic
4 272 (13.37%) WebSphere
5 168 (8.26%) Apache
6 91 (4.47%) GlassFish
7 73 (3.59%) CMS
8 65 (3.19%) Apache Solr
9 64 (3.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 38 (1.87%) Oracle Service Bus
11 35 (1.72%) Drupal
12 30 (1.47%) IIS
13 29 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 29 (1.43%) WordPress
14 26 (1.28%) SharePoint
15 25 (1.23%) MQSeries
15 25 (1.23%) Apache Pig
16 24 (1.18%) Liferay
17 22 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
18 19 (0.93%) WildFly
Applications
1 64 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.15%) MS Office
3 2 (0.098%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.098%) MS Project
3 2 (0.098%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.049%) Mingle
4 1 (0.049%) Edge Animate
4 1 (0.049%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (0.74%) Magento
3 13 (0.64%) Finacle
3 13 (0.64%) Temenos T24
3 13 (0.64%) Summit
3 13 (0.64%) FLEXCUBE
4 10 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.15%) Staffware
7 3 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.098%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.049%) INSURE/90
9 1 (0.049%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
9 1 (0.049%) TIBCO iProcess
9 1 (0.049%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 74 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (2.85%) SaaS
3 32 (1.57%) Force.com
4 17 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.74%) Google Compute Engine
5 15 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (0.49%) GitHub
7 9 (0.44%) OpenShift
8 8 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (0.34%) Heroku
10 6 (0.29%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.25%) Route 53
12 2 (0.098%) PaaS
13 1 (0.049%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 166 (8.16%) HTTP
2 70 (3.44%) Internet
3 45 (2.21%) LDAP
4 30 (1.47%) TCP/IP
5 20 (0.98%) DNS
6 10 (0.49%) AMQP
7 9 (0.44%) DHCP
8 8 (0.39%) Kerberos
8 8 (0.39%) SSL
9 6 (0.29%) IPv4
9 6 (0.29%) SNMP
9 6 (0.29%) Wireless
10 5 (0.25%) SSH
10 5 (0.25%) VLAN
10 5 (0.25%) Network Security
10 5 (0.25%) FTP
10 5 (0.25%) PuTTY
11 3 (0.15%) NFC
11 3 (0.15%) Firewall
12 2 (0.098%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (14.55%) Relational Database
2 273 (13.42%) SQL Server
3 271 (13.32%) MySQL
4 201 (9.88%) RDBMS
5 144 (7.08%) NoSQL
6 134 (6.58%) Oracle Database
7 81 (3.98%) Big Data
8 76 (3.73%) MongoDB
9 75 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
10 72 (3.54%) DB2
11 52 (2.56%) Hadoop
12 41 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
13 35 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 30 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 30 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (1.28%) Apache Hive
16 25 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
17 23 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
18 19 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
19 16 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 458 (22.51%) Maven
2 336 (16.51%) JUnit
3 284 (13.96%) Subversion
4 275 (13.51%) Eclipse
5 266 (13.07%) Git (software)
6 206 (10.12%) Ant
7 201 (9.88%) Jenkins
8 141 (6.93%) Selenium
9 136 (6.68%) JIRA
10 99 (4.86%) Mockito
11 90 (4.42%) Cucumber
12 59 (2.90%) Hudson
13 33 (1.62%) NetBeans
13 33 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
14 31 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 30 (1.47%) TeamCity
16 27 (1.33%) SoapUI
17 25 (1.23%) Gradle
18 23 (1.13%) PHPUnit
19 20 (0.98%) Jasmine
General
1 446 (21.92%) Finance
2 209 (10.27%) Banking
3 173 (8.50%) Telecoms
4 119 (5.85%) Games
5 111 (5.45%) Retail
6 70 (3.44%) Investment Banking
7 57 (2.80%) Marketing
8 55 (2.70%) Publishing
9 36 (1.77%) Retail Banking
10 30 (1.47%) Manufacturing
11 28 (1.38%) French Language
12 25 (1.23%) German Language
13 23 (1.13%) Front Office
14 20 (0.98%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
15 18 (0.88%) Advertising
16 11 (0.54%) Electronics
17 10 (0.49%) Back Office
18 6 (0.29%) Billing
19 5 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1280 (62.90%) Developer
2 1063 (52.24%) Java Developer
3 275 (13.51%) Architect
4 274 (13.46%) Senior Developer
5 223 (10.96%) Senior Java Developer
6 154 (7.57%) Software Engineer
7 133 (6.54%) Consultant
8 131 (6.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 116 (5.70%) Web Developer
10 103 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
11 87 (4.28%) Java Software Engineer
12 77 (3.78%) Java Web Developer
13 76 (3.73%) Java Consultant
14 68 (3.34%) Technical Architect
14 68 (3.34%) Junior
15 59 (2.90%) Software Developer
16 57 (2.80%) Junior Developer
17 54 (2.65%) Java Architect
17 54 (2.65%) Java Engineer
18 51 (2.51%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 871 (42.80%) Spring
2 620 (30.47%) HTML
3 608 (29.88%) Web Services
4 596 (29.29%) J2EE
5 541 (26.58%) XML
6 521 (25.60%) Hibernate
7 463 (22.75%) CSS
8 381 (18.72%) jQuery
9 338 (16.61%) SOAP
10 288 (14.15%) JSP
11 223 (10.96%) .NET
12 212 (10.42%) RESTful
13 211 (10.37%) HTML5
14 196 (9.63%) REST
15 181 (8.89%) Ajax
16 173 (8.50%) JSON
17 163 (8.01%) JPA
18 146 (7.17%) Servlets
19 144 (7.08%) Spring MVC
20 141 (6.93%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 289 (14.20%) Computer Science
2 189 (9.29%) Enterprise Software
3 125 (6.14%) Open Source
4 120 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (3.83%) Client/Server
6 62 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 62 (3.05%) Mathematics
7 56 (2.75%) iPad
8 51 (2.51%) Clustering
9 39 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 38 (1.87%) Data Integration
11 37 (1.82%) N-Tier
11 37 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 37 (1.82%) Derivative
12 36 (1.77%) User Experience
13 31 (1.52%) Equities
14 29 (1.43%) Fixed Income
14 29 (1.43%) Online Games
15 25 (1.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 25 (1.23%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 517 (25.41%) Linux
2 377 (18.53%) UNIX
3 152 (7.47%) Windows
4 86 (4.23%) Android
5 45 (2.21%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.62%) Solaris
7 24 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (0.74%) Ubuntu
9 14 (0.69%) CentOS
10 13 (0.64%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.59%) Debian
12 10 (0.49%) AIX
13 7 (0.34%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.29%) HPUX
15 5 (0.25%) Windows Phone 7
16 2 (0.098%) SUSE
16 2 (0.098%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.098%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.049%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1130 (55.53%) Agile Software Development
2 518 (25.45%) TDD
3 492 (24.18%) OO
4 456 (22.41%) Software Engineering
5 378 (18.57%) Scrum
6 304 (14.94%) SOA
7 297 (14.59%) E-Commerce
8 281 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
9 250 (12.29%) MVC
10 231 (11.35%) BDD
11 220 (10.81%) Mentoring
12 181 (8.89%) Unit Testing
13 131 (6.44%) UML
14 121 (5.95%) OOD
15 118 (5.80%) Multithreading
16 113 (5.55%) Project Management
17 109 (5.36%) Web Development
18 85 (4.18%) OOP
19 77 (3.78%) Waterfall
20 75 (3.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1980 (97.30%) Java
2 658 (32.33%) JavaScript
3 625 (30.71%) SQL
4 166 (8.16%) C#
5 111 (5.45%) PL/SQL
6 102 (5.01%) C++
7 96 (4.72%) Python
8 85 (4.18%) PHP
9 77 (3.78%) C
10 66 (3.24%) XPath
11 60 (2.95%) Perl
12 55 (2.70%) Groovy
13 43 (2.11%) Shell Script
14 40 (1.97%) Ruby
14 40 (1.97%) Scala
14 40 (1.97%) Bash Shell
15 23 (1.13%) XQuery
16 21 (1.03%) PHP5
17 11 (0.54%) Objective-C
18 10 (0.49%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 468 (23.00%) Degree
2 52 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 43 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 15 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (0.39%) Sun Certification
7 7 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.34%) PhD
8 6 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.20%) OCPJP
10 3 (0.15%) ISEB
11 2 (0.098%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.098%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.049%) CITP
12 1 (0.049%) CISSP
12 1 (0.049%) HNC
12 1 (0.049%) HND
12 1 (0.049%) IBM Certification
12 1 (0.049%) CISA
12 1 (0.049%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (2.75%) QA
2 24 (1.18%) SLA
3 14 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.098%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.049%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (0.69%) HDFS
2 12 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (0.59%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.54%) Docker
4 8 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.34%) Varnish
5 7 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.29%) Firmware
6 6 (0.29%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.098%) Xen
9 1 (0.049%) NFS
Systems Management
1 51 (2.51%) Puppet
2 33 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (0.84%) Nagios
4 15 (0.74%) CFEngine
5 8 (0.39%) Munin
6 5 (0.25%) OpenNMS
7 4 (0.20%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.20%) Cacti
8 3 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.098%) OpenSSO
9 2 (0.098%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.098%) Ansible
9 2 (0.098%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.049%) SCCM
10 1 (0.049%) SCOM
10 1 (0.049%) OpenView
10 1 (0.049%) CiscoWorks
10 1 (0.049%) Salt
Vendors
1 641 (31.50%) Oracle
2 104 (5.11%) Microsoft
3 91 (4.47%) SAP
4 79 (3.88%) hybris
5 78 (3.83%) IBM
6 51 (2.51%) TIBCO
7 44 (2.16%) ATG
8 40 (1.97%) Sybase
9 34 (1.67%) Red Hat
10 33 (1.62%) Zend
11 31 (1.52%) Informatica
12 28 (1.38%) Sun
12 28 (1.38%) Calypso
13 25 (1.23%) Murex
13 25 (1.23%) Google
14 21 (1.03%) webMethods
15 19 (0.93%) Open Text
16 18 (0.88%) Adobe
17 16 (0.79%) Terracotta
18 15 (0.74%) Vignette
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Substantial benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £85k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum, Benefits Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago