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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 305 366 321
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -45
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 1038 927 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 0.84% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.64% 2.22% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 856 779 909
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £47,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +13.25%

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
39341 41843 48036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.37% 37.90% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34012 35590 40629
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
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 +52 970 £55,000 +4.76% 77
London +59 437 £60,000 +9.09% 42
South East +7 156 £52,500 - 7
West Midlands +14 78 £57,500 +24.32% 6
South West +37 76 £54,250 +35.62% 6
City of London +58 74 £57,500 - 13
Yorkshire +45 74 £45,000 -5.26% 4
East of England +8 74 £40,750 -9.44% 2
North West +31 64 £52,500 +31.25% 8
Manchester +32 56 £52,500 +52.17% 7
Warwickshire +31 54 £57,500 +21.05% 4
Warwick +17 52 £57,500 +21.05% 4
West Yorkshire +27 39 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Berkshire +18 37 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Leeds +13 34 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey +10 33 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Gloucestershire +32 32 £50,000 -20.00% 4
Hampshire +18 31 £50,000 +12.35% 2
South Wales +27 28 £41,000 +17.14% 5
Wales +21 28 £41,000 +17.14% 5
Suffolk +16 25 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Wiltshire +21 23 £55,000 -8.33%
Ipswich +21 23 £37,500 -16.66%
Oxfordshire -10 22 £43,500 -5.94% 1
Scotland -41 22 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Cardiff +18 21 £41,000 +17.14% 1
Hertfordshire +11 21 £50,000 -13.04% 1
North Yorkshire +15 19 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Basingstoke +11 17 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Edinburgh -28 15 £47,500 +18.75% 3

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 1965 (95.11%) Java
2 1328 (64.28%) Agile Software Development
3 1099 (53.19%) Spring
4 815 (39.45%) SQL
5 782 (37.85%) Oracle
6 712 (34.46%) TDD
7 702 (33.98%) Hibernate
8 619 (29.96%) JavaScript
9 616 (29.82%) Web Services
10 608 (29.43%) Software Engineering
11 556 (26.91%) Degree
12 531 (25.70%) Scrum
12 531 (25.70%) J2EE
13 526 (25.46%) HTML
14 518 (25.07%) Finance
15 511 (24.73%) XML
16 476 (23.04%) SOA
17 431 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
18 427 (20.67%) JUnit
19 403 (19.51%) JBoss
20 400 (19.36%) CSS
21 392 (18.97%) Linux
21 392 (18.97%) JMS
22 382 (18.49%) Tomcat
23 365 (17.67%) Maven
24 364 (17.62%) REST
25 330 (15.97%) RESTful
26 327 (15.83%) SOAP
27 316 (15.30%) OO
28 311 (15.05%) NoSQL

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
1 403 (19.51%) JBoss
2 382 (18.49%) Tomcat
3 242 (11.71%) WebSphere
4 164 (7.94%) WebLogic
5 146 (7.07%) Apache
6 134 (6.49%) GlassFish
7 115 (5.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 95 (4.60%) WildFly
9 85 (4.11%) Node.js
10 56 (2.71%) CMS
11 54 (2.61%) Mule
12 50 (2.42%) Apache Pig
12 50 (2.42%) Jetty
13 45 (2.18%) Apache Spark
14 44 (2.13%) Confluence
15 32 (1.55%) IIS
16 30 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
17 27 (1.31%) Liferay
17 27 (1.31%) Mule ESB
18 25 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (1.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.29%) Maple
2 6 (0.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.048%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 16 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 6 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.097%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.097%) Finacle
6 2 (0.097%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (0.097%) Summit
6 2 (0.097%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.048%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.048%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.048%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.048%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 80 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (3.05%) SaaS
3 44 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.87%) iPaaS
7 16 (0.77%) PaaS
8 15 (0.73%) OpenShift
9 14 (0.68%) GitHub
10 13 (0.63%) IaaS
11 6 (0.29%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.24%) Bluemix
13 3 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.15%) Heroku
14 2 (0.097%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.048%) Force.com
15 1 (0.048%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.048%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.00%) TCP/IP
2 45 (2.18%) HTTP
3 34 (1.65%) Internet
4 30 (1.45%) Firewall
5 24 (1.16%) LDAP
6 20 (0.97%) AMQP
6 20 (0.97%) SSL
7 8 (0.39%) Network Security
8 6 (0.29%) Wireshark
9 5 (0.24%) DNS
9 5 (0.24%) NAS
9 5 (0.24%) SAN
10 4 (0.19%) IMAP
10 4 (0.19%) IPv6
10 4 (0.19%) SMTP
10 4 (0.19%) SNMP
11 3 (0.15%) VXLAN
12 2 (0.097%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.048%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (0.048%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (15.05%) NoSQL
2 301 (14.57%) MySQL
3 284 (13.75%) Relational Database
4 224 (10.84%) SQL Server
5 217 (10.50%) Big Data
6 203 (9.83%) RDBMS
7 173 (8.37%) PostgreSQL
8 169 (8.18%) MongoDB
9 152 (7.36%) Oracle Database
10 144 (6.97%) Hadoop
11 58 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 55 (2.66%) Apache Hive
13 40 (1.94%) DB2
13 40 (1.94%) Neo4j
14 34 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
15 25 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 21 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
17 20 (0.97%) Data Mining
17 20 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
18 18 (0.87%) Redis
Development Applications
1 427 (20.67%) JUnit
2 365 (17.67%) Maven
3 285 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 243 (11.76%) Eclipse
5 227 (10.99%) Subversion
6 198 (9.58%) Git (software)
7 183 (8.86%) Selenium
8 174 (8.42%) Cucumber
9 160 (7.74%) Hudson
10 155 (7.50%) JIRA
11 126 (6.10%) Ant
12 113 (5.47%) Mockito
13 101 (4.89%) Gradle
14 86 (4.16%) JBehave
15 76 (3.68%) RSpec
16 71 (3.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 66 (3.19%) NetBeans
18 57 (2.76%) IntelliJ
19 47 (2.27%) WATIR
20 35 (1.69%) jMock
General
1 518 (25.07%) Finance
2 211 (10.21%) Telecoms
3 197 (9.54%) Banking
4 133 (6.44%) Retail
5 76 (3.68%) Games
6 75 (3.63%) Billing
7 67 (3.24%) Marketing
8 28 (1.36%) Online Betting
9 23 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 21 (1.02%) Financial Institution
10 21 (1.02%) International Banking
10 21 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 18 (0.87%) Advertising
12 16 (0.77%) Electronics
13 15 (0.73%) Law
14 12 (0.58%) Back Office
14 12 (0.58%) Publishing
14 12 (0.58%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.44%) Automotive
15 9 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1412 (68.34%) Developer
2 1316 (63.70%) Java Developer
3 360 (17.42%) Senior Developer
4 355 (17.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 252 (12.20%) Agile Developer
5 252 (12.20%) Agile Java Developer
6 216 (10.45%) Architect
7 144 (6.97%) Java Engineer
7 144 (6.97%) Software Engineer
8 113 (5.47%) Java Architect
9 108 (5.23%) Lead Developer
10 100 (4.84%) Senior Agile Developer
10 100 (4.84%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 97 (4.70%) Lead Java Developer
12 87 (4.21%) Java Software Developer
13 84 (4.07%) Software Developer
14 75 (3.63%) Consultant
15 74 (3.58%) Solutions Architect
15 74 (3.58%) Technical Architect
16 67 (3.24%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1099 (53.19%) Spring
2 702 (33.98%) Hibernate
3 616 (29.82%) Web Services
4 531 (25.70%) J2EE
5 526 (25.46%) HTML
6 511 (24.73%) XML
7 400 (19.36%) CSS
8 392 (18.97%) JMS
9 364 (17.62%) REST
10 330 (15.97%) RESTful
11 327 (15.83%) SOAP
12 310 (15.00%) JPA
13 235 (11.37%) jQuery
14 212 (10.26%) JSF
15 199 (9.63%) JSP
16 176 (8.52%) JSON
17 169 (8.18%) Apache Camel
18 160 (7.74%) HTML5
19 155 (7.50%) Ajax
20 154 (7.45%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 291 (14.09%) Computer Science
2 148 (7.16%) Enterprise Software
3 136 (6.58%) Mathematics
4 60 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (2.66%) Data Integration
6 50 (2.42%) Mobile App
7 49 (2.37%) Online Games
8 41 (1.98%) Artificial Intelligence
8 41 (1.98%) Cybercrime
9 39 (1.89%) Clustering
9 39 (1.89%) Smart Meter
10 38 (1.84%) User Experience
11 34 (1.65%) Management Information System
12 22 (1.06%) DataPower
12 22 (1.06%) N-Tier
13 21 (1.02%) Credit Risk
14 19 (0.92%) Social Media
15 18 (0.87%) Algorithms
16 17 (0.82%) Visualisation
17 13 (0.63%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 392 (18.97%) Linux
2 213 (10.31%) Unix
3 173 (8.37%) Windows
4 126 (6.10%) Android
5 116 (5.61%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (0.92%) Windows Server
8 16 (0.77%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.63%) Mac OS
10 12 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (0.39%) openSUSE
12 7 (0.34%) Mesosphere
12 7 (0.34%) Solaris
13 5 (0.24%) CentOS
13 5 (0.24%) Debian
14 3 (0.15%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.097%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.097%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.048%) SUSE
16 1 (0.048%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1328 (64.28%) Agile Software Development
2 712 (34.46%) TDD
3 608 (29.43%) Software Engineering
4 531 (25.70%) Scrum
5 476 (23.04%) SOA
6 431 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
7 316 (15.30%) OO
8 288 (13.94%) Open Source
9 227 (10.99%) MVC
10 221 (10.70%) Unit Testing
11 214 (10.36%) UML
12 209 (10.12%) Mentoring
13 192 (9.29%) E-Commerce
14 189 (9.15%) Multithreading
15 179 (8.66%) BDD
16 168 (8.13%) Software Delivery
17 164 (7.94%) SDLC
18 139 (6.73%) DevOps
19 123 (5.95%) Web Development
20 114 (5.52%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1965 (95.11%) Java
2 815 (39.45%) SQL
3 619 (29.96%) JavaScript
4 186 (9.00%) Scala
5 160 (7.74%) C#
6 157 (7.60%) Groovy
7 132 (6.39%) C++
8 122 (5.91%) PL/SQL
9 93 (4.50%) Python
10 92 (4.45%) Ruby
11 88 (4.26%) C
12 78 (3.78%) Perl
13 63 (3.05%) Shell Script
14 62 (3.00%) Objective-C
15 60 (2.90%) Clojure
16 38 (1.84%) Bash Shell
17 30 (1.45%) PHP
18 16 (0.77%) TypeScript
19 13 (0.63%) XPath
20 10 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 556 (26.91%) Degree
2 95 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.03%) DV Cleared
4 30 (1.45%) CCNA
4 30 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (1.45%) CISSP
4 30 (1.45%) GIAC
4 30 (1.45%) Linux+ Certification
4 30 (1.45%) MCSE
4 30 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (1.45%) SANS
4 30 (1.45%) SSCP
5 29 (1.40%) Sun Certification
6 28 (1.36%) SC Cleared
7 22 (1.06%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
8 8 (0.39%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.39%) PMP
9 4 (0.19%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (5.08%) QA
2 25 (1.21%) SLA
3 23 (1.11%) COBIT
4 12 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.097%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.097%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 62 (3.00%) Docker
2 14 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (0.39%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.24%) Firmware
4 5 (0.24%) NFS
5 4 (0.19%) Corosync
5 4 (0.19%) Squid
5 4 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 66 (3.19%) Puppet
2 23 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.58%) Nagios
4 7 (0.34%) Mesos
4 7 (0.34%) Salt
5 6 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 6 (0.29%) MOM
5 6 (0.29%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.24%) CloudHub
6 5 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.19%) Bacula
7 4 (0.19%) Cacti
7 4 (0.19%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.15%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.048%) Ansible
9 1 (0.048%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.048%) Kibana
9 1 (0.048%) logstash
9 1 (0.048%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 782 (37.85%) Oracle
2 174 (8.42%) IBM
3 96 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 89 (4.31%) TIBCO
5 64 (3.10%) Red Hat
6 50 (2.42%) hybris
7 49 (2.37%) Facebook
8 48 (2.32%) BEA
8 48 (2.32%) Google
9 40 (1.94%) webMethods
10 36 (1.74%) Twitter
11 29 (1.40%) SAP
11 29 (1.40%) Sybase
12 25 (1.21%) Splunk
13 24 (1.16%) Atlassian
14 22 (1.06%) Cognizant
15 21 (1.02%) Sun
16 18 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
16 18 (0.87%) Talend
17 16 (0.77%) NetSuite
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
North London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Equity Options + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 65K - 72K, plus a car allowance and bonus (up to £86K OTE)
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits package, on site gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits, D.O.E.
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago