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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 336 269 303
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +34
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 891 1074 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 1.03% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.27% 2.52% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 781 847 854
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%

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
39174 42648 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33811 35710 40844
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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -68 805 £50,000 - 112
London -73 348 £57,500 +4.54% 32
South East -24 155 £47,500 -5.00% 27
Yorkshire -6 97 £40,500 +1.25% 11
East of England +11 71 £47,500 +7.95% 14
West Yorkshire +7 56 £43,000 +14.66% 5
North West -36 50 £39,250 -7.64% 5
Leeds +12 48 £43,000 +7.50% 5
City of London -59 40 £65,000 +4.00% 9
Surrey -14 39 £47,500 +5.55% 2
West Midlands +9 36 £40,000 -8.04% 3
Hampshire -2 36 £41,500 -27.82% 4
Berkshire -11 36 £60,000 +14.28% 15
Hertfordshire +6 31 £45,000 -25.00% 5
Manchester -28 29 £38,500 -6.09% 4
North Yorkshire -5 24 £35,000 -22.22% 4
South West -78 23 £40,000 +14.28% 12
South Wales +1 22 £35,000 -26.31% 7
Cardiff +1 22 £35,000 -26.31% 7
Wales -1 22 £35,000 -26.31% 7
Southampton +19 21 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 21 £56,500 +61.42% 4
Harrogate +11 20 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Scotland -8 19 £40,000 - 5
East Midlands +24 18 £40,000 +11.11% 7
County Antrim +28 17 £43,000 -9.47%
Belfast +28 17 £43,000 -9.47%
Northern Ireland +27 17 £43,000 -9.47%
South Yorkshire -13 16 £43,250 +8.12% 1
Coventry - 16 £40,000 - 2

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1924 (97.02%) Java
2 1105 (55.72%) Agile Software Development
3 858 (43.27%) Spring
4 640 (32.27%) Oracle
5 621 (31.32%) JavaScript
6 596 (30.06%) SQL
7 594 (29.95%) Web Services
8 593 (29.90%) HTML
9 589 (29.70%) J2EE
10 543 (27.38%) XML
11 531 (26.78%) TDD
12 511 (25.77%) Hibernate
13 486 (24.51%) OO
14 483 (24.36%) Linux
15 474 (23.90%) Degree
16 466 (23.50%) Software Engineering
17 453 (22.84%) Finance
18 450 (22.69%) Maven
19 434 (21.89%) CSS
20 387 (19.52%) JBoss
21 379 (19.11%) Scrum
22 364 (18.36%) Tomcat
23 358 (18.05%) jQuery
24 355 (17.90%) UNIX
25 353 (17.80%) SOAP
26 326 (16.44%) JUnit
27 299 (15.08%) SOA
28 293 (14.78%) WebLogic
29 290 (14.62%) Computer Science
30 289 (14.57%) Subversion

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 387 (19.52%) JBoss
2 364 (18.36%) Tomcat
3 293 (14.78%) WebLogic
4 274 (13.82%) WebSphere
5 157 (7.92%) Apache
6 82 (4.14%) GlassFish
7 81 (4.08%) CMS
8 55 (2.77%) WebSphere Application Server
9 54 (2.72%) Apache Solr
10 47 (2.37%) Oracle Service Bus
11 34 (1.71%) Drupal
12 31 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 28 (1.41%) Apache Pig
14 27 (1.36%) SharePoint
15 26 (1.31%) IIS
16 25 (1.26%) Liferay
17 24 (1.21%) Adobe CQ
18 23 (1.16%) MQSeries
19 21 (1.06%) WildFly
19 21 (1.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 68 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.20%) MS Project
3 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.10%) MS Office
4 1 (0.050%) Mingle
4 1 (0.050%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 31 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (0.76%) Temenos T24
2 15 (0.76%) Finacle
2 15 (0.76%) Summit
2 15 (0.76%) FLEXCUBE
3 14 (0.71%) Magento
4 9 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.35%) Staffware
6 6 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.050%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 66 (3.33%) SaaS
2 64 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (1.77%) Force.com
4 22 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (0.61%) Google Compute Engine
6 10 (0.50%) GitHub
7 6 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.25%) Route 53
8 5 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.20%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.20%) Heroku
10 1 (0.050%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (7.26%) HTTP
2 64 (3.23%) Internet
3 44 (2.22%) LDAP
4 26 (1.31%) TCP/IP
5 16 (0.81%) DNS
6 13 (0.66%) SSL
7 9 (0.45%) IPv4
8 8 (0.40%) Kerberos
8 8 (0.40%) DHCP
9 6 (0.30%) Wireless
9 6 (0.30%) SNMP
10 5 (0.25%) Network Security
11 3 (0.15%) NFC
11 3 (0.15%) AMQP
11 3 (0.15%) FTP
12 2 (0.10%) Firewall
12 2 (0.10%) SSH
12 2 (0.10%) CTI
12 2 (0.10%) DSL
12 2 (0.10%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (13.82%) SQL Server
2 270 (13.62%) Relational Database
3 267 (13.46%) MySQL
4 198 (9.98%) RDBMS
5 142 (7.16%) NoSQL
6 132 (6.66%) Oracle Database
7 94 (4.74%) Big Data
8 86 (4.34%) DB2
9 83 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
10 78 (3.93%) MongoDB
11 61 (3.08%) Hadoop
12 37 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
13 29 (1.46%) Apache Hive
14 28 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
15 27 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 27 (1.36%) Redis
16 25 (1.26%) Oracle ODI
17 21 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 20 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 450 (22.69%) Maven
2 326 (16.44%) JUnit
3 289 (14.57%) Subversion
4 280 (14.12%) Git (software)
5 248 (12.51%) Eclipse
6 199 (10.04%) Jenkins
7 188 (9.48%) Ant
8 130 (6.56%) JIRA
9 126 (6.35%) Selenium
10 92 (4.64%) Mockito
11 71 (3.58%) Cucumber
12 68 (3.43%) Hudson
13 33 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
14 30 (1.51%) NetBeans
15 28 (1.41%) TeamCity
16 25 (1.26%) SoapUI
16 25 (1.26%) Gradle
17 21 (1.06%) Jasmine
18 18 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 15 (0.76%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 453 (22.84%) Finance
2 184 (9.28%) Banking
3 165 (8.32%) Telecoms
4 115 (5.80%) Retail
5 102 (5.14%) Games
6 55 (2.77%) Investment Banking
6 55 (2.77%) Publishing
7 50 (2.52%) Marketing
8 35 (1.77%) Retail Banking
9 32 (1.61%) French Language
10 30 (1.51%) Manufacturing
11 25 (1.26%) German Language
12 24 (1.21%) Front Office
13 23 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (1.06%) Advertising
15 19 (0.96%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.45%) Electronics
17 8 (0.40%) Automotive
17 8 (0.40%) Back Office
17 8 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1235 (62.28%) Developer
2 1038 (52.34%) Java Developer
3 284 (14.32%) Architect
4 283 (14.27%) Senior Developer
5 232 (11.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 162 (8.17%) Software Engineer
7 124 (6.25%) Consultant
8 105 (5.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 100 (5.04%) Web Developer
10 91 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
11 80 (4.03%) Java Software Engineer
12 71 (3.58%) Technical Architect
12 71 (3.58%) Java Web Developer
13 69 (3.48%) Java Consultant
14 64 (3.23%) Junior
14 64 (3.23%) Java Architect
15 59 (2.98%) Java Engineer
16 52 (2.62%) Junior Developer
16 52 (2.62%) Software Developer
17 46 (2.32%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 858 (43.27%) Spring
2 594 (29.95%) Web Services
3 593 (29.90%) HTML
4 589 (29.70%) J2EE
5 543 (27.38%) XML
6 511 (25.77%) Hibernate
7 434 (21.89%) CSS
8 358 (18.05%) jQuery
9 353 (17.80%) SOAP
10 249 (12.56%) JSP
11 222 (11.20%) .NET
12 218 (10.99%) RESTful
13 210 (10.59%) REST
14 198 (9.98%) HTML5
15 193 (9.73%) Ajax
16 182 (9.18%) JSON
17 157 (7.92%) JMS
18 148 (7.46%) Middleware
19 144 (7.26%) JSF
20 140 (7.06%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 290 (14.62%) Computer Science
2 195 (9.83%) Enterprise Software
3 114 (5.75%) Open Source
4 104 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (3.68%) Client/Server
6 72 (3.63%) Mathematics
7 65 (3.28%) Mobile App
8 59 (2.98%) Clustering
9 39 (1.97%) Data Integration
10 37 (1.87%) Management Information System
10 37 (1.87%) iPad
11 34 (1.71%) N-Tier
12 33 (1.66%) Derivative
13 32 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 30 (1.51%) User Experience
15 29 (1.46%) Equities
16 28 (1.41%) Online Games
17 25 (1.26%) Fixed Income
18 22 (1.11%) Contract for Difference
19 21 (1.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 483 (24.36%) Linux
2 355 (17.90%) UNIX
3 134 (6.76%) Windows
4 91 (4.59%) Android
5 42 (2.12%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.66%) Solaris
7 14 (0.71%) Ubuntu
8 13 (0.66%) AIX
9 11 (0.55%) CentOS
9 11 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.50%) Debian
10 10 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
10 10 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.45%) HPUX
12 7 (0.35%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.25%) openSUSE
13 5 (0.25%) Windows Phone 7
14 3 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1105 (55.72%) Agile Software Development
2 531 (26.78%) TDD
3 486 (24.51%) OO
4 466 (23.50%) Software Engineering
5 379 (19.11%) Scrum
6 299 (15.08%) SOA
7 286 (14.42%) E-Commerce
8 275 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
9 229 (11.55%) MVC
10 210 (10.59%) Mentoring
11 199 (10.04%) BDD
12 139 (7.01%) Unit Testing
13 131 (6.61%) UML
14 124 (6.25%) OOD
15 117 (5.90%) Multithreading
16 107 (5.40%) Project Management
17 97 (4.89%) Web Development
18 96 (4.84%) OOP
19 78 (3.93%) Waterfall
20 68 (3.43%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1924 (97.02%) Java
2 621 (31.32%) JavaScript
3 596 (30.06%) SQL
4 172 (8.67%) C#
5 113 (5.70%) C++
6 102 (5.14%) PL/SQL
7 92 (4.64%) Python
8 88 (4.44%) C
9 82 (4.14%) PHP
10 69 (3.48%) XPath
11 58 (2.92%) Groovy
12 57 (2.87%) Perl
13 44 (2.22%) Ruby
14 40 (2.02%) Scala
15 33 (1.66%) Shell Script
16 31 (1.56%) Bash Shell
17 23 (1.16%) XQuery
18 14 (0.71%) PHP5
19 11 (0.55%) Objective-C
20 10 (0.50%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 474 (23.90%) Degree
2 51 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 40 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 15 (0.76%) Sun Certification
6 11 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.35%) PhD
7 7 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.20%) OCPJP
10 3 (0.15%) ISEB
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.050%) HNC
11 1 (0.050%) HND
11 1 (0.050%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.37%) QA
2 22 (1.11%) SLA
3 15 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 14 (0.71%) Docker
1 14 (0.71%) HDFS
2 11 (0.55%) Varnish
3 9 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.45%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.35%) Apache Flume
4 7 (0.35%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.30%) Firmware
6 4 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.050%) NFS
Systems Management
1 52 (2.62%) Puppet
2 37 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.81%) Nagios
4 12 (0.61%) CFEngine
5 7 (0.35%) OpenNMS
6 5 (0.25%) Munin
6 5 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.25%) Salt
7 4 (0.20%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.20%) Cacti
8 2 (0.10%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.10%) Ansible
9 1 (0.050%) SCCM
9 1 (0.050%) SCOM
9 1 (0.050%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.050%) OpenView
Vendors
1 640 (32.27%) Oracle
2 95 (4.79%) SAP
2 95 (4.79%) Microsoft
3 84 (4.24%) IBM
4 70 (3.53%) hybris
5 52 (2.62%) TIBCO
6 38 (1.92%) ATG
7 37 (1.87%) Sybase
8 30 (1.51%) Red Hat
9 27 (1.36%) Sun
10 25 (1.26%) Zend
11 24 (1.21%) Calypso
12 23 (1.16%) Google
13 22 (1.11%) Informatica
14 21 (1.06%) Murex
14 21 (1.06%) webMethods
14 21 (1.06%) Open Text
15 20 (1.01%) Terracotta
16 19 (0.96%) Sitecore
17 18 (0.91%) Adobe
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension + Medical Care
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42500 - £46500 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago