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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 338 369 360
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 850 917 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.87% 0.84% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.23% 2.21% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 667 791 760
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 £40,000 £35,000 £34,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +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
38104 41443 45841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.90% 37.76% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33114 35371 38993
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +29 777 £56,250 +15.97% 89
London +50 324 £62,500 +13.63% 40
South East +20 124 £53,500 +1.90% 9
South West +19 87 £52,500 +13.51% 14
North West +8 73 £52,500 +23.52% 10
City of London +48 63 £62,500 +4.16% 16
Manchester +5 58 £52,500 +27.27% 6
East of England +45 53 £55,000 +15.78% 4
Gloucestershire +38 47 £52,500 -16.00% 6
West Midlands 0 47 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire -7 46 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Berkshire +23 38 £65,000 +4.00%
Scotland -4 36 £47,500 +6.74% 5
West Yorkshire -27 31 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Wales +7 26 £45,000 +20.00% 5
South Wales +10 25 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Warwickshire +11 24 £60,000 -2.04%
Warwick -5 24 £60,000 -22.58%
Surrey +25 21 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Hertfordshire +28 20 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Glasgow +2 20 £55,000 +6.79%
East Midlands -9 20 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Wimbledon - 20 - -
Essex +17 19 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Nottinghamshire +14 17 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Wiltshire +20 15 £55,000 +57.14% 1
West Sussex +7 15 £40,000 -21.95% 1
East Sussex 0 15 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Birmingham -10 15 £56,500 +2.72% 2
Oxfordshire -26 15 £53,500 -4.46% 1

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1801 (94.54%) Java
2 1152 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
3 1045 (54.86%) Spring
4 772 (40.52%) Oracle
5 730 (38.32%) SQL
6 709 (37.22%) JavaScript
7 639 (33.54%) Web Services
8 631 (33.12%) TDD
9 629 (33.02%) Hibernate
10 572 (30.03%) Scrum
11 561 (29.45%) Finance
12 541 (28.40%) HTML
13 512 (26.88%) XML
14 481 (25.25%) Software Engineering
15 467 (24.51%) J2EE
16 447 (23.46%) Degree
17 442 (23.20%) JMS
17 442 (23.20%) SOA
18 432 (22.68%) CSS
19 422 (22.15%) JUnit
19 422 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
20 405 (21.26%) Linux
21 402 (21.10%) JBoss
22 401 (21.05%) Maven
23 381 (20.00%) REST
24 346 (18.16%) SOAP
25 335 (17.59%) Jenkins
26 327 (17.17%) MySQL
27 322 (16.90%) RESTful
28 314 (16.48%) OO

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
1 402 (21.10%) JBoss
2 306 (16.06%) Tomcat
3 268 (14.07%) WebSphere
4 181 (9.50%) WebLogic
5 133 (6.98%) Apache
6 129 (6.77%) GlassFish
7 97 (5.09%) Mule
8 96 (5.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 84 (4.41%) WildFly
10 71 (3.73%) Jetty
11 70 (3.67%) Confluence
12 65 (3.41%) Mule ESB
13 52 (2.73%) Apache Spark
14 38 (1.99%) CMS
15 35 (1.84%) SharePoint
16 34 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
17 32 (1.68%) IIS
18 28 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 26 (1.36%) Apache Pig
20 24 (1.26%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 31 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.58%) MS Office
3 6 (0.31%) Maple
4 1 (0.052%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
2 20 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
3 15 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 11 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.21%) Apache OFBiz
8 2 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.10%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.052%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.052%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 105 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.41%) SaaS
3 38 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (1.47%) PaaS
6 25 (1.31%) GitHub
7 14 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.73%) OpenShift
8 12 (0.63%) Amazon S3
8 12 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.58%) Google App Engine
9 11 (0.58%) Google Compute Engine
9 11 (0.58%) Heroku
10 9 (0.47%) iPaaS
11 5 (0.26%) IaaS
12 3 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.10%) Bluemix
13 2 (0.10%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.052%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.10%) TCP/IP
2 38 (1.99%) HTTP
3 29 (1.52%) Internet
4 22 (1.15%) SSL
5 20 (1.05%) Firewall
6 18 (0.94%) LDAP
7 13 (0.68%) AMQP
8 11 (0.58%) Software-Defined Networking
9 8 (0.42%) Intranet
9 8 (0.42%) Network Security
10 7 (0.37%) Extranet
11 6 (0.31%) DNS
11 6 (0.31%) FTP
12 5 (0.26%) IMAP
12 5 (0.26%) NAS
12 5 (0.26%) SAN
12 5 (0.26%) SMTP
12 5 (0.26%) SNMP
13 3 (0.16%) Kerberos
14 2 (0.10%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (17.17%) MySQL
2 302 (15.85%) Relational Database
3 274 (14.38%) NoSQL
4 218 (11.44%) RDBMS
5 208 (10.92%) SQL Server
6 194 (10.18%) Big Data
7 183 (9.61%) MongoDB
8 176 (9.24%) PostgreSQL
9 127 (6.67%) Oracle Database
10 100 (5.25%) Hadoop
11 80 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 37 (1.94%) DB2
13 31 (1.63%) Apache Hive
13 31 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
14 30 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
15 28 (1.47%) Neo4j
16 23 (1.21%) Redis
17 21 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
18 15 (0.79%) Data Mining
18 15 (0.79%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 422 (22.15%) JUnit
2 401 (21.05%) Maven
3 335 (17.59%) Jenkins
4 244 (12.81%) Git (software)
5 241 (12.65%) Subversion
6 211 (11.08%) Eclipse
7 199 (10.45%) Gradle
8 191 (10.03%) JIRA
9 189 (9.92%) Selenium
10 182 (9.55%) Ant
11 169 (8.87%) Cucumber
12 152 (7.98%) Hudson
13 130 (6.82%) Mockito
14 110 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 88 (4.62%) JBehave
16 56 (2.94%) jMock
17 53 (2.78%) Spock
18 45 (2.36%) Bitbucket
19 42 (2.20%) FishEye
20 40 (2.10%) RSpec
General
1 561 (29.45%) Finance
2 244 (12.81%) Banking
3 162 (8.50%) Telecoms
4 157 (8.24%) Retail
5 84 (4.41%) Games
6 54 (2.83%) Billing
7 49 (2.57%) Marketing
8 34 (1.78%) Online Betting
9 32 (1.68%) Financial Institution
10 27 (1.42%) Investment Banking
11 26 (1.36%) Manufacturing
12 23 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (1.10%) International Banking
14 20 (1.05%) Back Office
15 19 (1.00%) Electronics
16 18 (0.94%) Publishing
17 16 (0.84%) Law
18 14 (0.73%) Retail Banking
19 11 (0.58%) Automotive
20 10 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1191 (62.52%) Developer
2 1130 (59.32%) Java Developer
3 392 (20.58%) Senior Developer
4 380 (19.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 262 (13.75%) Architect
6 155 (8.14%) Agile Developer
7 154 (8.08%) Agile Java Developer
8 131 (6.88%) Java Engineer
9 120 (6.30%) Java Architect
10 117 (6.14%) Software Engineer
11 111 (5.83%) Lead Developer
12 101 (5.30%) Software Developer
13 87 (4.57%) Java Software Developer
13 87 (4.57%) Solutions Architect
14 86 (4.51%) Lead Java Developer
15 78 (4.09%) Consultant
16 76 (3.99%) Technical Architect
17 67 (3.52%) Senior Agile Developer
17 67 (3.52%) Senior Agile Java Developer
18 65 (3.41%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1045 (54.86%) Spring
2 639 (33.54%) Web Services
3 629 (33.02%) Hibernate
4 541 (28.40%) HTML
5 512 (26.88%) XML
6 467 (24.51%) J2EE
7 442 (23.20%) JMS
8 432 (22.68%) CSS
9 381 (20.00%) REST
10 346 (18.16%) SOAP
11 322 (16.90%) RESTful
12 283 (14.86%) JPA
13 234 (12.28%) JSF
14 229 (12.02%) JSP
15 211 (11.08%) JSON
16 206 (10.81%) jQuery
17 204 (10.71%) Ajax
18 187 (9.82%) Apache Camel
19 178 (9.34%) AngularJS
20 167 (8.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 241 (12.65%) Computer Science
2 154 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
3 116 (6.09%) Mathematics
4 85 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 69 (3.62%) Mobile App
6 49 (2.57%) Online Games
7 48 (2.52%) Artificial Intelligence
8 42 (2.20%) Clustering
9 40 (2.10%) User Experience
10 37 (1.94%) Management Information System
11 31 (1.63%) Data Integration
12 30 (1.57%) Smart Meter
13 23 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 23 (1.21%) Web 2.0
14 22 (1.15%) Social Media
15 21 (1.10%) Credit Risk
16 20 (1.05%) Visualisation
17 18 (0.94%) Cybercrime
18 16 (0.84%) PKI
19 15 (0.79%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 405 (21.26%) Linux
2 187 (9.82%) Unix
3 174 (9.13%) Windows
4 123 (6.46%) Android
5 103 (5.41%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.73%) Ubuntu
7 25 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (1.05%) openSUSE
9 17 (0.89%) Windows Server
10 14 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (0.47%) Debian
11 9 (0.47%) Mac OS
11 9 (0.47%) Windows Phone
11 9 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
12 8 (0.42%) Mesosphere
13 5 (0.26%) CentOS
14 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.10%) Solaris
15 2 (0.10%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.052%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1152 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 631 (33.12%) TDD
3 572 (30.03%) Scrum
4 481 (25.25%) Software Engineering
5 442 (23.20%) SOA
6 422 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
7 314 (16.48%) OO
8 270 (14.17%) UML
9 264 (13.86%) Open Source
10 253 (13.28%) MVC
11 213 (11.18%) BDD
12 202 (10.60%) Unit Testing
13 183 (9.61%) DevOps
14 178 (9.34%) Mentoring
15 159 (8.35%) Software Delivery
16 155 (8.14%) E-Commerce
17 154 (8.08%) Multithreading
18 145 (7.61%) Kanban
19 144 (7.56%) SDLC
20 133 (6.98%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1801 (94.54%) Java
2 730 (38.32%) SQL
3 709 (37.22%) JavaScript
4 194 (10.18%) Scala
5 181 (9.50%) PL/SQL
6 155 (8.14%) C#
7 140 (7.35%) Groovy
8 139 (7.30%) Python
9 132 (6.93%) C++
10 107 (5.62%) Perl
11 106 (5.56%) Shell Script
12 89 (4.67%) Ruby
13 72 (3.78%) C
14 55 (2.89%) PHP
15 54 (2.83%) Clojure
16 52 (2.73%) Objective-C
17 47 (2.47%) Bash Shell
18 19 (1.00%) PowerShell
19 9 (0.47%) R
19 9 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 447 (23.46%) Degree
2 100 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 59 (3.10%) DV Cleared
4 29 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.00%) ISTQB
6 18 (0.94%) ISEB
7 15 (0.79%) Sun Certification
8 12 (0.63%) CCNA
8 12 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (0.63%) CISSP
8 12 (0.63%) GIAC
8 12 (0.63%) Linux+ Certification
8 12 (0.63%) MCSE
8 12 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
8 12 (0.63%) SANS
8 12 (0.63%) SSCP
9 9 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.31%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (0.31%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (5.83%) QA
2 36 (1.89%) COBIT
3 18 (0.94%) SLA
4 6 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.16%) HL7
6 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.052%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 103 (5.41%) Docker
2 17 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.37%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.31%) NFS
7 5 (0.26%) Corosync
7 5 (0.26%) Squid
8 2 (0.10%) vSphere
9 1 (0.052%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 98 (5.14%) Puppet
2 60 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (1.10%) Salt
4 13 (0.68%) Nagios
5 11 (0.58%) CFEngine
6 10 (0.52%) Control-M
7 8 (0.42%) Mesos
8 6 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 6 (0.31%) Kubernetes
8 6 (0.31%) MOM
9 5 (0.26%) Bacula
9 5 (0.26%) Cacti
9 5 (0.26%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.21%) CloudHub
11 3 (0.16%) Ansible
11 3 (0.16%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.052%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.052%) Kibana
12 1 (0.052%) logstash
Vendors
1 772 (40.52%) Oracle
2 149 (7.82%) IBM
3 110 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 61 (3.20%) TIBCO
5 48 (2.52%) Facebook
6 47 (2.47%) Atlassian
7 46 (2.41%) webMethods
8 44 (2.31%) Sybase
9 41 (2.15%) Google
9 41 (2.15%) Twitter
10 39 (2.05%) BEA
11 32 (1.68%) SAP
12 31 (1.63%) hybris
13 30 (1.57%) Cognizant
13 30 (1.57%) Red Hat
14 22 (1.15%) Splunk
15 20 (1.05%) Rally
16 18 (0.94%) VMware
17 17 (0.89%) Sun
18 13 (0.68%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £75000 - £87000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, Dental
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
Metaskil
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + Company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £0 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 24k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago