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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 353 302 326
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +24
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 795 1120 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 1.02% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 2.72% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 612 948 843
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%

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
36728 41176 43607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.65% 37.68% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31776 35357 36725
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 September 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 September 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 -56 725 £55,000 +13.40% 88
London +15 271 £62,500 +8.69% 35
South East -10 141 £52,500 +5.00% 17
South West -6 104 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North West -57 63 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Gloucestershire +18 60 £50,000 -23.07% 2
East of England -3 57 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Berkshire +42 48 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Manchester -48 45 £52,500 +31.25% 6
East Midlands +11 38 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Nottinghamshire +23 33 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Scotland +11 32 £45,000 +2.27% 7
City of London +55 31 £50,000 -16.66% 11
West Midlands -28 30 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Wales 0 28 £40,000 +14.28%
South Wales +2 26 £40,000 +14.28%
Birmingham -8 26 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Hertfordshire +17 24 £52,500 - 4
Hampshire -11 24 £82,500 +78.37% 5
Bristol +7 20 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire -30 20 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Glasgow +17 19 £49,500 -3.88% 2
Essex 0 19 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Mansfield - 19 £47,500 - 2
Basingstoke -3 18 £70,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -38 17 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Surrey +14 15 £50,000 - 2
Nottingham +9 15 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Bath -12 15 £46,000 -3.15%
Somerset -28 15 £46,000 -0.54%

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 1612 (95.61%) Java
2 979 (58.07%) Agile Software Development
3 922 (54.69%) Spring
4 735 (43.59%) Oracle
5 655 (38.85%) SQL
6 653 (38.73%) JavaScript
7 576 (34.16%) Web Services
8 565 (33.51%) Hibernate
9 537 (31.85%) HTML
10 522 (30.96%) TDD
11 507 (30.07%) Scrum
12 474 (28.11%) Finance
13 464 (27.52%) XML
14 458 (27.16%) Linux
15 438 (25.98%) Software Engineering
16 415 (24.61%) J2EE
17 407 (24.14%) JBoss
18 396 (23.49%) CSS
19 385 (22.84%) Maven
20 384 (22.78%) JMS
21 377 (22.36%) SOA
22 369 (21.89%) SOAP
23 365 (21.65%) REST
24 337 (19.99%) Degree
25 336 (19.93%) JUnit
26 335 (19.87%) OO
27 328 (19.45%) Continuous Integration
28 317 (18.80%) Jenkins
28 317 (18.80%) MySQL
29 308 (18.27%) 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
1 407 (24.14%) JBoss
2 292 (17.32%) Tomcat
3 250 (14.83%) WebSphere
4 200 (11.86%) WebLogic
5 144 (8.54%) Apache
6 110 (6.52%) GlassFish
7 85 (5.04%) WebSphere Application Server
8 84 (4.98%) Mule
9 60 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
10 58 (3.44%) Confluence
11 57 (3.38%) Mule ESB
12 56 (3.32%) Jetty
13 48 (2.85%) Apache Spark
14 45 (2.67%) Apache Pig
14 45 (2.67%) WildFly
15 42 (2.49%) SharePoint
16 36 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 29 (1.72%) CMS
18 28 (1.66%) IIS
19 26 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 38 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.30%) MS Office
3 2 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (2.31%) Oracle BPM
2 21 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
3 20 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (0.71%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 4 (0.24%) Apache OFBiz
8 2 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.059%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 138 (8.19%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (3.38%) SaaS
3 39 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (1.84%) GitHub
6 25 (1.48%) PaaS
7 18 (1.07%) IaaS
8 15 (0.89%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.71%) Google App Engine
9 12 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (0.71%) Google Compute Engine
9 12 (0.71%) Heroku
10 8 (0.47%) OpenShift
11 7 (0.42%) Apcera
12 5 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.18%) iPaaS
15 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.55%) TCP/IP
2 41 (2.43%) HTTP
3 34 (2.02%) SSL
4 33 (1.96%) Internet
5 27 (1.60%) Firewall
6 18 (1.07%) LDAP
7 16 (0.95%) AMQP
8 15 (0.89%) Wireshark
9 14 (0.83%) Intranet
10 12 (0.71%) Extranet
10 12 (0.71%) Software-Defined Networking
11 10 (0.59%) FTP
12 9 (0.53%) SAN
13 7 (0.42%) VoIP
14 5 (0.30%) DNS
14 5 (0.30%) IMAP
14 5 (0.30%) NAS
14 5 (0.30%) SMTP
14 5 (0.30%) SNMP
15 3 (0.18%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (18.80%) MySQL
2 308 (18.27%) Relational Database
3 260 (15.42%) NoSQL
4 216 (12.81%) MongoDB
5 195 (11.57%) RDBMS
6 189 (11.21%) SQL Server
7 167 (9.91%) Big Data
8 141 (8.36%) Oracle Database
9 123 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
10 112 (6.64%) Hadoop
11 90 (5.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 49 (2.91%) Apache Hive
13 41 (2.43%) DB2
14 35 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
14 35 (2.08%) Redis
15 27 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
16 26 (1.54%) Neo4j
17 17 (1.01%) Oracle ODI
18 15 (0.89%) InterSystems Cache
19 14 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 385 (22.84%) Maven
2 336 (19.93%) JUnit
3 317 (18.80%) Jenkins
4 249 (14.77%) Git (software)
5 210 (12.46%) Subversion
6 190 (11.27%) Gradle
7 178 (10.56%) Ant
8 170 (10.08%) Selenium
9 169 (10.02%) JIRA
10 157 (9.31%) Eclipse
11 132 (7.83%) Cucumber
12 126 (7.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 106 (6.29%) Mockito
14 104 (6.17%) Hudson
15 63 (3.74%) JBehave
16 57 (3.38%) IntelliJ
17 52 (3.08%) jMock
18 42 (2.49%) Spock
19 40 (2.37%) Bitbucket
20 36 (2.14%) SoapUI
General
1 474 (28.11%) Finance
2 213 (12.63%) Banking
3 147 (8.72%) Telecoms
4 140 (8.30%) Retail
5 70 (4.15%) Games
6 31 (1.84%) Investment Banking
7 30 (1.78%) Marketing
8 27 (1.60%) Billing
9 26 (1.54%) Back Office
10 25 (1.48%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.48%) International Banking
10 25 (1.48%) Manufacturing
11 24 (1.42%) Retail Banking
12 23 (1.36%) Law
13 19 (1.13%) Online Betting
14 18 (1.07%) Publishing
15 15 (0.89%) Electronics
16 13 (0.77%) Multimedia
17 12 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 988 (58.60%) Developer
2 939 (55.69%) Java Developer
3 384 (22.78%) Senior Developer
4 364 (21.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 221 (13.11%) Architect
6 171 (10.14%) Software Engineer
7 146 (8.66%) Java Engineer
8 118 (7.00%) Java Software Developer
8 118 (7.00%) Software Developer
9 105 (6.23%) Consultant
10 101 (5.99%) Java Software Engineer
11 99 (5.87%) Agile Developer
12 98 (5.81%) Agile Java Developer
12 98 (5.81%) Lead Developer
13 97 (5.75%) Java Architect
14 71 (4.21%) Lead Java Developer
15 62 (3.68%) Java Consultant
16 60 (3.56%) Technical Consultant
17 59 (3.50%) Senior Java Engineer
18 58 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 922 (54.69%) Spring
2 576 (34.16%) Web Services
3 565 (33.51%) Hibernate
4 537 (31.85%) HTML
5 464 (27.52%) XML
6 415 (24.61%) J2EE
7 396 (23.49%) CSS
8 384 (22.78%) JMS
9 369 (21.89%) SOAP
10 365 (21.65%) REST
11 267 (15.84%) RESTful
12 238 (14.12%) JPA
13 219 (12.99%) AngularJS
14 207 (12.28%) JSON
15 200 (11.86%) jQuery
16 199 (11.80%) Spring MVC
17 189 (11.21%) JSF
18 187 (11.09%) Ajax
19 179 (10.62%) HTML5
20 174 (10.32%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 212 (12.57%) Computer Science
2 141 (8.36%) Enterprise Software
3 80 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
4 76 (4.51%) Mathematics
5 57 (3.38%) Mobile App
6 43 (2.55%) Clustering
7 41 (2.43%) User Experience
8 28 (1.66%) Web 2.0
9 27 (1.60%) Online Games
9 27 (1.60%) Visualisation
10 26 (1.54%) Artificial Intelligence
10 26 (1.54%) Data Integration
11 25 (1.48%) Credit Risk
11 25 (1.48%) Fintech
11 25 (1.48%) PKI
12 20 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 19 (1.13%) Management Information System
14 17 (1.01%) Life Science
15 15 (0.89%) Equities
15 15 (0.89%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 458 (27.16%) Linux
2 219 (12.99%) Unix
3 161 (9.55%) Windows
4 93 (5.52%) Android
5 76 (4.51%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (1.60%) Ubuntu
8 14 (0.83%) openSUSE
9 12 (0.71%) Debian
9 12 (0.71%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.53%) Mac OS
10 9 (0.53%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.53%) Windows Phone 8
11 5 (0.30%) CentOS
11 5 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.30%) Mesosphere
12 4 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.24%) zOS
13 2 (0.12%) AIX
14 1 (0.059%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 979 (58.07%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (30.96%) TDD
3 507 (30.07%) Scrum
4 438 (25.98%) Software Engineering
5 377 (22.36%) SOA
6 335 (19.87%) OO
7 328 (19.45%) Continuous Integration
8 281 (16.67%) MVC
9 246 (14.59%) Open Source
10 219 (12.99%) UML
11 190 (11.27%) BDD
12 185 (10.97%) DevOps
13 170 (10.08%) Mentoring
14 159 (9.43%) Multithreading
15 145 (8.60%) Unit Testing
16 138 (8.19%) SDLC
17 126 (7.47%) Kanban
18 118 (7.00%) E-Commerce
19 113 (6.70%) Web Development
20 112 (6.64%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1612 (95.61%) Java
2 655 (38.85%) SQL
3 653 (38.73%) JavaScript
4 173 (10.26%) Python
5 170 (10.08%) PL/SQL
6 155 (9.19%) C++
7 149 (8.84%) Scala
8 144 (8.54%) C#
9 136 (8.07%) Groovy
10 113 (6.70%) Shell Script
11 101 (5.99%) Perl
12 92 (5.46%) C
13 78 (4.63%) Ruby
14 62 (3.68%) Bash Shell
15 52 (3.08%) Clojure
16 50 (2.97%) PHP
17 45 (2.67%) Objective-C
18 30 (1.78%) PowerShell
19 19 (1.13%) XPath
20 11 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 337 (19.99%) Degree
2 156 (9.25%) Security Cleared
3 84 (4.98%) DV Cleared
4 58 (3.44%) SC Cleared
5 25 (1.48%) CCNA
5 25 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (1.48%) CISSP
5 25 (1.48%) GIAC
5 25 (1.48%) Linux+ Certification
5 25 (1.48%) MCSE
5 25 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (1.48%) Network+ Certification
5 25 (1.48%) SANS
5 25 (1.48%) SSCP
6 18 (1.07%) ISEB
6 18 (1.07%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.89%) CompTIA Security+
7 15 (0.89%) Security+ Certification
7 15 (0.89%) Sun Certification
8 9 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (4.92%) QA
2 17 (1.01%) COBIT
3 16 (0.95%) SLA
4 12 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.42%) PA-DSS
6 6 (0.36%) HL7
7 4 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.059%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 110 (6.52%) Docker
2 28 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.36%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.30%) Corosync
6 5 (0.30%) NFS
6 5 (0.30%) Squid
7 4 (0.24%) vSphere
8 1 (0.059%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 84 (4.98%) Puppet
2 63 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.07%) Salt
4 14 (0.83%) Control-M
5 12 (0.71%) CFEngine
6 11 (0.65%) Nagios
7 6 (0.36%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.30%) Ansible
8 5 (0.30%) Bacula
8 5 (0.30%) Cacti
8 5 (0.30%) HAProxy
8 5 (0.30%) Mesos
9 3 (0.18%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 2 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 2 (0.12%) CloudHub
10 2 (0.12%) MOM
11 1 (0.059%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.059%) Kibana
11 1 (0.059%) logstash
Vendors
1 735 (43.59%) Oracle
2 97 (5.75%) IBM
3 89 (5.28%) Microsoft
4 57 (3.38%) Sybase
5 47 (2.79%) Atlassian
6 46 (2.73%) webMethods
7 36 (2.14%) TIBCO
8 33 (1.96%) SAP
8 33 (1.96%) VMware
9 31 (1.84%) Google
10 26 (1.54%) BEA
10 26 (1.54%) Facebook
10 26 (1.54%) Twitter
11 25 (1.48%) Talend
12 22 (1.30%) Splunk
13 21 (1.25%) Red Hat
14 19 (1.13%) Cognizant
15 18 (1.07%) Rally
16 16 (0.95%) hybris
17 14 (0.83%) BroadVision
London
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days, healthcare, pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Playtech
Salary: Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £475 - £560 per day + 12 month Contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago