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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 299 352 278
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -74
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 1050 890 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.04% 0.84% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.73% 2.24% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 905 777 910
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
38462 39657 43497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 37.25% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33171 34125 36259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +73 1010 £50,000 - 126
London +33 385 £57,500 - 56
South East +23 165 £50,500 +6.31% 15
Yorkshire +17 99 £42,500 +4.93% 7
East of England +13 96 £40,000 -15.78% 4
West Midlands +39 87 £53,750 +34.37% 14
North West +64 84 £50,000 +42.85% 13
West Yorkshire +24 80 £42,500 - 1
Manchester +65 71 £50,000 +55.03% 10
Leeds +29 68 £40,000 -6.97% 1
South West +28 65 £45,000 +24.13% 14
Suffolk +25 50 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Warwickshire - 50 £52,500 - 3
Warwick - 49 £55,000 - 3
City of London +60 48 £57,500 -11.53% 10
Hampshire +32 44 £50,000 +12.35% 2
Ipswich +20 44 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Gloucestershire - 35 £45,000 - 8
Hertfordshire -1 34 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Surrey +6 33 £52,500 +10.52% 4
North Yorkshire +23 29 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Berkshire -26 24 £64,500 -7.85% 2
Basingstoke - 24 £50,000 -
East Midlands -5 22 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Harrogate +16 20 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Birmingham +10 19 £57,500 +54.36% 5
Oxfordshire 0 19 £58,000 +85.93% 4
Scotland -12 16 £36,250 -9.37% 6
West Sussex +8 15 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Cheltenham - 14 £75,000 - 3

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2219 (96.31%) Java
2 1373 (59.59%) Agile Software Development
3 1240 (53.82%) Spring
4 953 (41.36%) SQL
5 879 (38.15%) Oracle
6 875 (37.98%) Hibernate
7 793 (34.42%) Web Services
8 734 (31.86%) Software Engineering
9 728 (31.60%) JavaScript
10 676 (29.34%) J2EE
11 654 (28.39%) TDD
12 604 (26.22%) HTML
13 574 (24.91%) Degree
14 567 (24.61%) Finance
15 542 (23.52%) XML
16 482 (20.92%) Maven
17 464 (20.14%) Linux
18 444 (19.27%) SOA
18 444 (19.27%) Scrum
19 429 (18.62%) Tomcat
19 429 (18.62%) SOAP
20 419 (18.19%) JUnit
21 405 (17.58%) CSS
22 398 (17.27%) REST
23 385 (16.71%) OO
24 380 (16.49%) JMS
25 364 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
26 354 (15.36%) JBoss
27 328 (14.24%) RESTful
28 321 (13.93%) jQuery

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 429 (18.62%) Tomcat
2 354 (15.36%) JBoss
3 222 (9.64%) WebSphere
4 200 (8.68%) Apache
5 178 (7.73%) WebLogic
6 126 (5.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 112 (4.86%) Apache Pig
8 100 (4.34%) GlassFish
9 94 (4.08%) Node.js
10 52 (2.26%) CMS
10 52 (2.26%) IIS
11 51 (2.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 48 (2.08%) WildFly
13 44 (1.91%) Oracle Service Bus
14 43 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
15 39 (1.69%) Liferay
16 32 (1.39%) Apache Solr
16 32 (1.39%) Mule
17 28 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 24 (1.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (0.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.17%) Mingle
3 1 (0.043%) Maple
3 1 (0.043%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 43 (1.87%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.30%) Finacle
3 7 (0.30%) FLEXCUBE
3 7 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.30%) Summit
3 7 (0.30%) Temenos T24
4 6 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.17%) Magento
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.17%) SAP hybris
6 3 (0.13%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
7 2 (0.087%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.087%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.087%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.043%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.043%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 99 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (2.99%) SaaS
3 62 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (0.95%) IaaS
5 22 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (0.82%) PaaS
7 17 (0.74%) GitHub
8 16 (0.69%) iPaaS
9 8 (0.35%) Heroku
10 5 (0.22%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.13%) Bluemix
12 2 (0.087%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.043%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.043%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.043%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.043%) Route 53
13 1 (0.043%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 101 (4.38%) TCP/IP
2 89 (3.86%) Firewall
3 83 (3.60%) HTTP
4 65 (2.82%) Internet
5 33 (1.43%) LDAP
6 22 (0.95%) AMQP
7 19 (0.82%) SSL
8 9 (0.39%) VLAN
9 6 (0.26%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.17%) Intranet
10 4 (0.17%) IPv6
11 3 (0.13%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (0.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (0.13%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.13%) LAN
11 3 (0.13%) NAS
11 3 (0.13%) SAN
11 3 (0.13%) VXLAN
11 3 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (13.89%) MySQL
2 312 (13.54%) Relational Database
3 272 (11.81%) SQL Server
4 255 (11.07%) NoSQL
5 232 (10.07%) RDBMS
6 226 (9.81%) Big Data
7 195 (8.46%) Oracle Database
8 173 (7.51%) Hadoop
9 169 (7.34%) MongoDB
10 118 (5.12%) Apache Hive
11 110 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
12 41 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
13 35 (1.52%) DB2
14 33 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
15 30 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 30 (1.30%) Neo4j
16 20 (0.87%) Redis
17 17 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
17 17 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
18 15 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 482 (20.92%) Maven
2 419 (18.19%) JUnit
3 321 (13.93%) Eclipse
4 269 (11.68%) Subversion
5 247 (10.72%) Jenkins
6 202 (8.77%) Git (software)
7 190 (8.25%) Selenium
8 170 (7.38%) Cucumber
9 165 (7.16%) Ant
10 130 (5.64%) Hudson
11 121 (5.25%) JIRA
12 99 (4.30%) Mockito
13 89 (3.86%) NetBeans
14 80 (3.47%) IntelliJ
15 60 (2.60%) RSpec
16 46 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 42 (1.82%) JBehave
18 37 (1.61%) TeamCity
19 36 (1.56%) WATIR
20 35 (1.52%) Gradle
General
1 567 (24.61%) Finance
2 235 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 153 (6.64%) Banking
4 93 (4.04%) Retail
5 59 (2.56%) Billing
6 58 (2.52%) Games
7 46 (2.00%) Marketing
8 38 (1.65%) Advertising
9 30 (1.30%) Back Office
10 20 (0.87%) Investment Banking
11 16 (0.69%) Financial Institution
12 15 (0.65%) International Banking
13 14 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.56%) Automotive
15 12 (0.52%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.43%) Publishing
17 9 (0.39%) Electronics
17 9 (0.39%) Law
18 8 (0.35%) Front Office
18 8 (0.35%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1615 (70.10%) Developer
2 1472 (63.89%) Java Developer
3 371 (16.10%) Senior Developer
4 352 (15.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 251 (10.89%) Software Engineer
6 189 (8.20%) Agile Developer
7 187 (8.12%) Agile Java Developer
8 185 (8.03%) Java Engineer
9 184 (7.99%) Architect
10 144 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
11 120 (5.21%) Java Software Engineer
12 109 (4.73%) Lead Developer
13 103 (4.47%) Software Developer
14 99 (4.30%) Java Architect
15 91 (3.95%) Lead Java Developer
16 81 (3.52%) J2EE Developer
16 81 (3.52%) Oracle Developer
17 78 (3.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 76 (3.30%) Senior Agile Developer
19 74 (3.21%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1240 (53.82%) Spring
2 875 (37.98%) Hibernate
3 793 (34.42%) Web Services
4 676 (29.34%) J2EE
5 604 (26.22%) HTML
6 542 (23.52%) XML
7 429 (18.62%) SOAP
8 405 (17.58%) CSS
9 398 (17.27%) REST
10 380 (16.49%) JMS
11 328 (14.24%) RESTful
12 321 (13.93%) jQuery
13 317 (13.76%) JPA
14 232 (10.07%) JSP
15 184 (7.99%) HTML5
16 183 (7.94%) Struts
17 177 (7.68%) Servlets
18 175 (7.60%) JSON
19 170 (7.38%) Java SE
20 167 (7.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 311 (13.50%) Computer Science
2 192 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 98 (4.25%) Mathematics
4 88 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 84 (3.65%) Cybercrime
6 62 (2.69%) Data Integration
7 39 (1.69%) N-Tier
8 36 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 32 (1.39%) User Experience
10 29 (1.26%) Clustering
11 27 (1.17%) Algorithms
11 27 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 27 (1.17%) iPad
12 26 (1.13%) Management Information System
13 25 (1.09%) Smart Meter
14 24 (1.04%) DataPower
14 24 (1.04%) Derivative
14 24 (1.04%) Mainframe
15 21 (0.91%) Mobile Games
15 21 (0.91%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 464 (20.14%) Linux
2 230 (9.98%) Unix
3 178 (7.73%) Windows
4 169 (7.34%) Apple iOS
5 158 (6.86%) Android
6 23 (1.00%) Mac OS
7 21 (0.91%) Windows Server
8 18 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
10 13 (0.56%) Solaris
11 11 (0.48%) AIX
11 11 (0.48%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.26%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.26%) zOS
14 4 (0.17%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.13%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.043%) CentOS
16 1 (0.043%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1373 (59.59%) Agile Software Development
2 734 (31.86%) Software Engineering
3 654 (28.39%) TDD
4 444 (19.27%) Scrum
4 444 (19.27%) SOA
5 385 (16.71%) OO
6 364 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
7 306 (13.28%) MVC
8 270 (11.72%) Mentoring
9 240 (10.42%) Open Source
10 228 (9.90%) E-Commerce
11 227 (9.85%) UML
12 220 (9.55%) Multithreading
13 194 (8.42%) Unit Testing
14 189 (8.20%) BDD
14 189 (8.20%) SDLC
15 123 (5.34%) Mobile Development
16 116 (5.03%) Coaching
17 109 (4.73%) Cybersecurity
18 107 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2219 (96.31%) Java
2 953 (41.36%) SQL
3 728 (31.60%) JavaScript
4 195 (8.46%) C++
5 194 (8.42%) C#
6 165 (7.16%) C
7 133 (5.77%) Groovy
8 131 (5.69%) Scala
9 123 (5.34%) Objective-C
10 95 (4.12%) PL/SQL
11 82 (3.56%) Python
12 65 (2.82%) Ruby
13 61 (2.65%) Clojure
14 56 (2.43%) Perl
15 39 (1.69%) Bash Shell
16 35 (1.52%) XPath
17 33 (1.43%) Shell Script
18 19 (0.82%) TypeScript
19 15 (0.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
20 14 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 574 (24.91%) Degree
2 146 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 97 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 94 (4.08%) CISSP
5 91 (3.95%) MCSE
6 88 (3.82%) GIAC
6 88 (3.82%) Linux+ Certification
6 88 (3.82%) SANS
7 86 (3.73%) CCNA
7 86 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
7 86 (3.73%) SSCP
8 78 (3.39%) SC Cleared
9 50 (2.17%) Sun Certification
10 42 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
11 38 (1.65%) DV Cleared
12 24 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
13 15 (0.65%) PMI Certification
13 15 (0.65%) PMP
14 14 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.26%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (4.73%) QA
2 29 (1.26%) SLA
3 19 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.56%) COBIT
5 11 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.087%) HL7
6 2 (0.087%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.087%) WCAG
7 1 (0.043%) SEPA
System Software
1 33 (1.43%) Docker
2 5 (0.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (0.22%) Firmware
2 5 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.13%) Varnish
3 3 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.043%) NFS
Systems Management
1 46 (2.00%) Puppet
2 25 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (0.82%) Ansible
4 15 (0.65%) Tivoli
5 7 (0.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 6 (0.26%) yum
7 5 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.13%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.13%) OPNET
9 2 (0.087%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 879 (38.15%) Oracle
2 198 (8.59%) IBM
3 93 (4.04%) Microsoft
4 77 (3.34%) Google
5 71 (3.08%) hybris
6 63 (2.73%) TIBCO
7 60 (2.60%) Red Hat
8 49 (2.13%) Sybase
9 36 (1.56%) Adobe
10 34 (1.48%) Sun
11 30 (1.30%) BEA
11 30 (1.30%) SAP
12 23 (1.00%) webMethods
13 22 (0.95%) ATG
14 21 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
15 18 (0.78%) Atlassian
15 18 (0.78%) Facebook
16 17 (0.74%) Talend
17 16 (0.69%) Terracotta
18 14 (0.61%) Informatica
London
IO Associates
Posted: 11 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Great Training + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: High & Depending on Experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified D.O.E + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Staffworx Limited
Salary: full Benefits, training
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Great Pension
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Pension + Cars
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 dependant on experience + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Avecto Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum + bonus + pension + 5 weeks hols + bank hols
Posted: 2 days ago