The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 346 352 343
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 828 973 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.89% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 2.37% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 649 844 813
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
37942 40995 45206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.78% 37.46% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33068 35001 38032
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 760 £55,000 +15.18% 91
London +47 296 £62,500 +13.63% 46
South East +6 134 £53,000 +6.00% 11
South West +2 106 £52,500 +16.66% 13
North West -11 70 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Gloucestershire +24 58 £52,500 -16.00% 8
East of England +24 57 £55,000 +15.78%
Manchester -20 52 £53,750 +26.47% 3
City of London +63 46 £50,000 -16.66% 9
Berkshire +26 42 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Yorkshire -14 37 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Scotland -7 33 £46,250 +2.77% 4
East Midlands +14 32 £45,000 - 7
Nottinghamshire +27 29 £45,000 +20.00% 5
West Yorkshire -36 28 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands -15 27 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Wales +4 26 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South Wales +2 24 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Hertfordshire +21 23 £55,000 +4.76%
Glasgow +13 20 £55,000 +6.79%
Surrey +19 19 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Birmingham -3 19 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Bristol -6 19 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Essex +7 18 £60,000 +29.72%
Oxfordshire -20 17 £53,000 -4.50% 1
Wimbledon - 17 - -
Mansfield - 16 £48,750 - 4
Nottingham +12 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Croydon +8 15 £80,000 +77.77%
West Sussex +10 14 £42,500 -17.47%

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Java EE.

1 1682 (95.68%) Java
2 1060 (60.30%) Agile Software Development
3 973 (55.35%) Spring
4 740 (42.09%) Oracle
5 687 (39.08%) SQL
6 670 (38.11%) JavaScript
7 608 (34.58%) Web Services
8 578 (32.88%) Hibernate
9 574 (32.65%) TDD
10 538 (30.60%) Scrum
11 530 (30.15%) HTML
12 513 (29.18%) Finance
13 478 (27.19%) XML
14 444 (25.26%) Software Engineering
15 441 (25.09%) Linux
16 433 (24.63%) J2EE
17 421 (23.95%) JMS
18 415 (23.61%) CSS
19 405 (23.04%) Maven
20 391 (22.24%) JBoss
21 390 (22.18%) Continuous Integration
22 386 (21.96%) Degree
23 376 (21.39%) JUnit
23 376 (21.39%) SOA
24 370 (21.05%) REST
25 366 (20.82%) SOAP
26 333 (18.94%) Jenkins
27 322 (18.32%) MySQL
28 320 (18.20%) OO
29 309 (17.58%) Relational Database

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 391 (22.24%) JBoss
2 280 (15.93%) Tomcat
3 248 (14.11%) WebSphere
4 182 (10.35%) WebLogic
5 124 (7.05%) Apache
6 116 (6.60%) GlassFish
7 94 (5.35%) Mule
8 80 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 69 (3.92%) Jetty
10 68 (3.87%) Confluence
11 66 (3.75%) Mule ESB
12 62 (3.53%) WildFly
13 49 (2.79%) Apache Spark
14 45 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
15 40 (2.28%) SharePoint
16 34 (1.93%) CMS
17 31 (1.76%) IIS
17 31 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 30 (1.71%) Apache Pig
19 24 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 36 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.51%) MS Office
3 4 (0.23%) Maple
4 2 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 33 (1.88%) Oracle BPM
2 20 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
3 18 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.68%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 12 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.23%) Apache OFBiz
7 2 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.057%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.057%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 117 (6.66%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (2.79%) SaaS
3 40 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (1.65%) GitHub
6 27 (1.54%) PaaS
7 15 (0.85%) Amazon S3
8 12 (0.68%) Google App Engine
8 12 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.68%) Google Compute Engine
8 12 (0.68%) Heroku
9 11 (0.63%) OpenShift
10 10 (0.57%) IaaS
11 9 (0.51%) Apcera
12 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.28%) iPaaS
12 5 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.39%) TCP/IP
2 41 (2.33%) HTTP
3 29 (1.65%) Internet
4 27 (1.54%) SSL
5 23 (1.31%) Firewall
6 18 (1.02%) LDAP
7 14 (0.80%) AMQP
8 12 (0.68%) Software-Defined Networking
9 10 (0.57%) Extranet
9 10 (0.57%) Intranet
10 9 (0.51%) FTP
11 7 (0.40%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.28%) DNS
12 5 (0.28%) IMAP
12 5 (0.28%) NAS
12 5 (0.28%) Network Security
12 5 (0.28%) SAN
12 5 (0.28%) SMTP
12 5 (0.28%) SNMP
13 3 (0.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (18.32%) MySQL
2 309 (17.58%) Relational Database
3 280 (15.93%) NoSQL
4 211 (12.00%) MongoDB
5 207 (11.77%) RDBMS
6 188 (10.69%) SQL Server
7 180 (10.24%) Big Data
8 150 (8.53%) PostgreSQL
9 133 (7.57%) Oracle Database
10 103 (5.86%) Hadoop
11 84 (4.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 39 (2.22%) DB2
13 37 (2.10%) Apache Hive
14 34 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 32 (1.82%) Redis
16 30 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
17 27 (1.54%) Neo4j
18 21 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
19 15 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 15 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 405 (23.04%) Maven
2 376 (21.39%) JUnit
3 333 (18.94%) Jenkins
4 252 (14.33%) Git (software)
5 236 (13.42%) Subversion
6 205 (11.66%) Gradle
7 189 (10.75%) Ant
8 187 (10.64%) Selenium
9 183 (10.41%) JIRA
10 179 (10.18%) Eclipse
11 155 (8.82%) Cucumber
12 128 (7.28%) Hudson
13 126 (7.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 124 (7.05%) Mockito
15 72 (4.10%) JBehave
16 56 (3.19%) jMock
17 52 (2.96%) IntelliJ
18 51 (2.90%) Spock
19 45 (2.56%) Bitbucket
20 39 (2.22%) FishEye
General
1 513 (29.18%) Finance
2 223 (12.68%) Banking
3 150 (8.53%) Retail
4 148 (8.42%) Telecoms
5 84 (4.78%) Games
6 42 (2.39%) Marketing
7 39 (2.22%) Billing
8 32 (1.82%) Financial Institution
9 29 (1.65%) Investment Banking
9 29 (1.65%) Online Betting
10 26 (1.48%) Manufacturing
11 23 (1.31%) Back Office
11 23 (1.31%) Law
12 21 (1.19%) International Banking
13 20 (1.14%) Publishing
14 19 (1.08%) Retail Banking
15 18 (1.02%) Electronics
16 16 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.57%) Automotive
17 10 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1063 (60.47%) Developer
2 1019 (57.96%) Java Developer
3 388 (22.07%) Senior Developer
4 374 (21.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 230 (13.08%) Architect
6 141 (8.02%) Software Engineer
7 134 (7.62%) Java Engineer
8 126 (7.17%) Agile Developer
9 125 (7.11%) Agile Java Developer
10 111 (6.31%) Software Developer
11 106 (6.03%) Java Architect
12 104 (5.92%) Lead Developer
13 103 (5.86%) Java Software Developer
14 86 (4.89%) Consultant
15 80 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
16 78 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
17 71 (4.04%) Technical Architect
18 60 (3.41%) Senior Agile Developer
18 60 (3.41%) Senior Agile Java Developer
18 60 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 973 (55.35%) Spring
2 608 (34.58%) Web Services
3 578 (32.88%) Hibernate
4 530 (30.15%) HTML
5 478 (27.19%) XML
6 433 (24.63%) J2EE
7 421 (23.95%) JMS
8 415 (23.61%) CSS
9 370 (21.05%) REST
10 366 (20.82%) SOAP
11 301 (17.12%) RESTful
12 262 (14.90%) JPA
13 208 (11.83%) JSF
14 204 (11.60%) JSON
15 195 (11.09%) Ajax
16 194 (11.04%) jQuery
16 194 (11.04%) JSP
17 192 (10.92%) AngularJS
18 175 (9.95%) HTML5
19 166 (9.44%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 233 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 144 (8.19%) Enterprise Software
3 93 (5.29%) Mathematics
4 87 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (3.58%) Mobile App
6 44 (2.50%) Clustering
7 42 (2.39%) Online Games
8 41 (2.33%) User Experience
9 37 (2.10%) Artificial Intelligence
10 28 (1.59%) Data Integration
11 25 (1.42%) Web 2.0
12 23 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (1.31%) PKI
13 22 (1.25%) Smart Meter
14 21 (1.19%) Credit Risk
14 21 (1.19%) Management Information System
14 21 (1.19%) Visualisation
15 19 (1.08%) Fintech
15 19 (1.08%) Social Media
16 17 (0.97%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 441 (25.09%) Linux
2 200 (11.38%) Unix
3 173 (9.84%) Windows
4 107 (6.09%) Android
5 83 (4.72%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.76%) Ubuntu
7 30 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (0.97%) openSUSE
8 17 (0.97%) Windows Server
9 10 (0.57%) Debian
10 9 (0.51%) Mac OS
10 9 (0.51%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
11 8 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.40%) Mesosphere
13 5 (0.28%) CentOS
13 5 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.057%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1060 (60.30%) Agile Software Development
2 574 (32.65%) TDD
3 538 (30.60%) Scrum
4 444 (25.26%) Software Engineering
5 390 (22.18%) Continuous Integration
6 376 (21.39%) SOA
7 320 (18.20%) OO
8 261 (14.85%) MVC
9 235 (13.37%) Open Source
10 232 (13.20%) UML
11 215 (12.23%) BDD
12 182 (10.35%) DevOps
13 170 (9.67%) Unit Testing
14 168 (9.56%) Multithreading
15 163 (9.27%) Mentoring
16 139 (7.91%) Kanban
17 132 (7.51%) E-Commerce
18 131 (7.45%) SDLC
19 128 (7.28%) Software Delivery
20 114 (6.48%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1682 (95.68%) Java
2 687 (39.08%) SQL
3 670 (38.11%) JavaScript
4 178 (10.13%) PL/SQL
5 166 (9.44%) Scala
6 158 (8.99%) Python
7 148 (8.42%) C#
8 143 (8.13%) C++
9 138 (7.85%) Groovy
10 111 (6.31%) Shell Script
11 102 (5.80%) Perl
12 87 (4.95%) Ruby
13 77 (4.38%) C
14 56 (3.19%) PHP
15 55 (3.13%) Bash Shell
16 51 (2.90%) Clojure
17 43 (2.45%) Objective-C
18 26 (1.48%) PowerShell
19 12 (0.68%) XPath
20 9 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 386 (21.96%) Degree
2 123 (7.00%) Security Cleared
3 70 (3.98%) DV Cleared
4 43 (2.45%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.08%) ISTQB
6 18 (1.02%) CCNA
6 18 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (1.02%) CISSP
6 18 (1.02%) GIAC
6 18 (1.02%) ISEB
6 18 (1.02%) Linux+ Certification
6 18 (1.02%) MCSE
6 18 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
6 18 (1.02%) SANS
6 18 (1.02%) SSCP
7 14 (0.80%) Sun Certification
8 11 (0.63%) CompTIA Security+
8 11 (0.63%) Security+ Certification
9 9 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (5.57%) QA
2 18 (1.02%) SLA
3 17 (0.97%) COBIT
4 8 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.28%) HL7
6 3 (0.17%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 103 (5.86%) Docker
2 20 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.34%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.28%) Corosync
6 5 (0.28%) NFS
6 5 (0.28%) Squid
7 3 (0.17%) vSphere
8 1 (0.057%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 93 (5.29%) Puppet
2 63 (3.58%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.14%) Salt
4 13 (0.74%) Control-M
4 13 (0.74%) Nagios
5 12 (0.68%) CFEngine
6 7 (0.40%) Mesos
7 6 (0.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 6 (0.34%) Kubernetes
7 6 (0.34%) MOM
8 5 (0.28%) Bacula
8 5 (0.28%) Cacti
8 5 (0.28%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.23%) CloudHub
10 3 (0.17%) Ansible
11 1 (0.057%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.057%) Kibana
11 1 (0.057%) logstash
Vendors
1 740 (42.09%) Oracle
2 101 (5.75%) IBM
3 89 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 51 (2.90%) Atlassian
5 48 (2.73%) Sybase
6 47 (2.67%) TIBCO
6 47 (2.67%) webMethods
7 36 (2.05%) Facebook
8 33 (1.88%) Twitter
9 31 (1.76%) Google
9 31 (1.76%) SAP
10 30 (1.71%) BEA
11 25 (1.42%) Red Hat
11 25 (1.42%) VMware
12 23 (1.31%) Splunk
13 20 (1.14%) Rally
14 19 (1.08%) hybris
14 19 (1.08%) Talend
15 15 (0.85%) Cognizant
16 14 (0.80%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Negotiable + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Flexi-time, Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago