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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 337 336 309
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 916 968 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.83% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 2.13% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 794 774 745
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
40926 45484 43264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.44% 38.88% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34937 38653 37414
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
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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 -21 811 £47,500 -5.00% 112
London -80 310 £55,000 - 23
South East +35 122 £50,250 +0.50% 17
Yorkshire +23 87 £45,000 +12.50% 8
West Yorkshire +37 83 £45,000 +12.50% 6
North West +8 81 £42,500 - 27
South West +7 81 £47,500 +28.37% 12
Manchester +17 58 £42,500 -1.16% 14
City of London -29 58 £60,000 -7.69% 4
Leeds +13 56 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Scotland -5 54 £44,500 +4.70% 2
East of England +34 43 £50,000 +11.11% 8
West Midlands +6 38 £47,500 -3.06% 7
Bristol +9 36 £50,000 -13.04% 2
East Midlands +22 32 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Oxfordshire +33 27 £56,000 +15.46% 5
Wales +2 24 £37,500 -3.84% 5
North East +4 23 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Surrey +2 23 £47,500 +11.76% 2
South Wales -2 22 £37,500 -3.84% 5
Cardiff +2 21 £37,500 +22.68% 3
Edinburgh 0 21 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Cambridgeshire +27 19 £47,500 +6.14% 2
East Sussex - 19 £62,500 - 1
Cambridge +34 18 £47,500 +6.14%
Oxford +14 18 £52,500 +8.24% 4
Hampshire +6 18 £45,000 +11.11% 5
Warwickshire -7 17 £61,250 +11.36%
Hertfordshire +3 16 £55,000 - 3
Bradford 0 16 £45,000 +20.00%

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1768 (95.93%) Java
2 1055 (57.24%) Spring
3 1014 (55.02%) Agile Software Development
4 694 (37.66%) Hibernate
5 670 (36.35%) Oracle
6 615 (33.37%) Web Services
7 606 (32.88%) JavaScript
8 583 (31.63%) SQL
9 578 (31.36%) J2EE
10 558 (30.28%) XML
11 528 (28.65%) Linux
12 509 (27.62%) TDD
13 500 (27.13%) Finance
14 494 (26.80%) HTML
15 455 (24.69%) Software Engineering
16 427 (23.17%) Maven
17 402 (21.81%) Scrum
18 390 (21.16%) Degree
19 383 (20.78%) JBoss
20 372 (20.18%) CSS
21 344 (18.67%) OO
22 308 (16.71%) REST
23 304 (16.49%) jQuery
24 300 (16.28%) WebSphere
25 299 (16.22%) SOAP
26 297 (16.12%) SOA
27 295 (16.01%) MVC
28 290 (15.74%) JUnit
29 288 (15.63%) Tomcat
30 287 (15.57%) UNIX

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 383 (20.78%) JBoss
2 300 (16.28%) WebSphere
3 288 (15.63%) Tomcat
4 195 (10.58%) WebLogic
5 192 (10.42%) Apache
6 109 (5.91%) WebSphere Application Server
7 65 (3.53%) Node.js
8 53 (2.88%) GlassFish
9 51 (2.77%) Jetty
10 47 (2.55%) MQSeries
11 43 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 36 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
13 35 (1.90%) Apache Spark
14 33 (1.79%) CMS
15 30 (1.63%) Oracle Service Bus
16 24 (1.30%) Apache Solr
17 22 (1.19%) Liferay
17 22 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 21 (1.14%) Mule
19 20 (1.09%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 57 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.87%) Mingle
3 2 (0.11%) FrameMaker
3 2 (0.11%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.33%) assyst
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.11%) Maximo
4 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.11%) Tridion
4 2 (0.11%) Staffware
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.054%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 106 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (3.04%) SaaS
3 33 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 27 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.60%) PaaS
6 8 (0.43%) IaaS
7 7 (0.38%) GitHub
8 4 (0.22%) Force.com
9 3 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.054%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.054%) Route 53
11 1 (0.054%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.054%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.054%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 94 (5.10%) Internet
2 76 (4.12%) TCP/IP
3 70 (3.80%) HTTP
4 61 (3.31%) SSL
5 28 (1.52%) AMQP
6 16 (0.87%) DNS
7 15 (0.81%) Firewall
7 15 (0.81%) CTI
8 14 (0.76%) Broadband
9 11 (0.60%) FTP
10 10 (0.54%) LDAP
11 9 (0.49%) Intranet
12 7 (0.38%) RFID
12 7 (0.38%) VLAN
13 6 (0.33%) NetScaler
13 6 (0.33%) BIG-IP
13 6 (0.33%) Wireless
14 5 (0.27%) DHCP
14 5 (0.27%) Network Security
15 3 (0.16%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 271 (14.70%) Relational Database
3 262 (14.22%) MySQL
4 184 (9.98%) RDBMS
5 156 (8.46%) Oracle Database
6 117 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
7 112 (6.08%) MongoDB
8 109 (5.91%) NoSQL
9 84 (4.56%) Big Data
10 75 (4.07%) DB2
11 68 (3.69%) Hadoop
12 52 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 34 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
14 21 (1.14%) Apache Hive
15 19 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (1.03%) Neo4j
16 17 (0.92%) Hazelcast
17 13 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
18 12 (0.65%) Couchbase
19 11 (0.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 427 (23.17%) Maven
2 290 (15.74%) JUnit
3 222 (12.05%) Eclipse
4 193 (10.47%) Subversion
5 177 (9.60%) Git (software)
6 166 (9.01%) Jenkins
7 134 (7.27%) Ant
8 128 (6.95%) Selenium
9 127 (6.89%) JIRA
10 101 (5.48%) Cucumber
11 61 (3.31%) Hudson
12 53 (2.88%) Gradle
13 47 (2.55%) jMock
14 46 (2.50%) Mockito
15 40 (2.17%) TestNG
15 40 (2.17%) NetBeans
16 35 (1.90%) JMeter
17 28 (1.52%) EasyMock
18 27 (1.47%) Redmine
19 25 (1.36%) WebDriver
General
1 500 (27.13%) Finance
2 190 (10.31%) Banking
3 189 (10.26%) Retail
4 149 (8.08%) Telecoms
5 70 (3.80%) Games
6 37 (2.01%) Retail Banking
7 33 (1.79%) Publishing
8 23 (1.25%) Financial Institution
9 21 (1.14%) Billing
10 19 (1.03%) Legal
10 19 (1.03%) Marketing
11 16 (0.87%) Back Office
12 15 (0.81%) Investment Banking
12 15 (0.81%) International Banking
13 14 (0.76%) Multimedia
14 13 (0.71%) Advertising
15 10 (0.54%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.33%) Private Banking
17 5 (0.27%) Online Betting
17 5 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1227 (66.58%) Developer
2 1020 (55.34%) Java Developer
3 322 (17.47%) Senior Developer
4 272 (14.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 177 (9.60%) Software Engineer
6 165 (8.95%) Architect
7 106 (5.75%) Consultant
8 92 (4.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 78 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
9 78 (4.23%) Software Developer
10 66 (3.58%) Lead Developer
11 63 (3.42%) Junior
12 61 (3.31%) Java Software Engineer
13 52 (2.82%) Junior Developer
14 47 (2.55%) Web Developer
15 46 (2.50%) Technical Consultant
16 44 (2.39%) Java Web Developer
17 40 (2.17%) Junior Java Developer
18 38 (2.06%) Lead Java Developer
18 38 (2.06%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1055 (57.24%) Spring
2 694 (37.66%) Hibernate
3 615 (33.37%) Web Services
4 578 (31.36%) J2EE
5 558 (30.28%) XML
6 494 (26.80%) HTML
7 372 (20.18%) CSS
8 308 (16.71%) REST
9 304 (16.49%) jQuery
10 299 (16.22%) SOAP
11 273 (14.81%) JMS
12 250 (13.56%) RESTful
13 242 (13.13%) JPA
14 237 (12.86%) JSON
15 220 (11.94%) JSP
16 209 (11.34%) EJB
17 189 (10.26%) Spring MVC
18 186 (10.09%) Servlets
19 173 (9.39%) .NET
20 166 (9.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 233 (12.64%) Computer Science
2 204 (11.07%) Enterprise Software
3 92 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (3.09%) Mathematics
5 41 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 40 (2.17%) User Experience
7 39 (2.12%) Clustering
8 38 (2.06%) Mobile App
9 35 (1.90%) Data Structures
10 30 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 27 (1.47%) Mainframe
12 23 (1.25%) Online Games
13 19 (1.03%) Data Integration
13 19 (1.03%) Public Cloud
13 19 (1.03%) N-Tier
14 18 (0.98%) Client/Server
15 17 (0.92%) Online Banking
16 15 (0.81%) Physics
16 15 (0.81%) Management Information System
17 14 (0.76%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 528 (28.65%) Linux
2 287 (15.57%) UNIX
3 215 (11.67%) Windows
4 103 (5.59%) Android
5 99 (5.37%) Apple iOS
6 36 (1.95%) Windows Mobile
7 17 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (0.92%) Solaris
8 8 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.43%) CentOS
9 7 (0.38%) openSUSE
10 4 (0.22%) zOS
10 4 (0.22%) AIX
11 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.054%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.054%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1014 (55.02%) Agile Software Development
2 509 (27.62%) TDD
3 455 (24.69%) Software Engineering
4 402 (21.81%) Scrum
5 344 (18.67%) OO
6 297 (16.12%) SOA
7 295 (16.01%) MVC
8 280 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
9 192 (10.42%) SDLC
10 189 (10.26%) E-Commerce
11 173 (9.39%) UML
12 164 (8.90%) BDD
13 156 (8.46%) Mentoring
14 149 (8.08%) Open Source
15 123 (6.67%) Unit Testing
16 88 (4.77%) OOP
17 83 (4.50%) DevOps
18 82 (4.45%) Multithreading
19 78 (4.23%) RUP
20 73 (3.96%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1768 (95.93%) Java
2 606 (32.88%) JavaScript
3 583 (31.63%) SQL
4 123 (6.67%) C++
5 103 (5.59%) Python
5 103 (5.59%) Scala
6 97 (5.26%) C#
7 78 (4.23%) Perl
8 73 (3.96%) C
8 73 (3.96%) Groovy
9 69 (3.74%) Ruby
9 69 (3.74%) PL/SQL
10 52 (2.82%) PHP
11 49 (2.66%) Shell Script
12 34 (1.84%) AspectJ
13 28 (1.52%) Objective-C
14 27 (1.47%) Bash Shell
15 21 (1.14%) Clojure
16 19 (1.03%) Lua
16 19 (1.03%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 390 (21.16%) Degree
2 32 (1.74%) Sun Certification
3 29 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 24 (1.30%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (0.33%) OCPJP
8 5 (0.27%) CISSP
8 5 (0.27%) OCPJWCD
9 4 (0.22%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.16%) OCMJD
11 2 (0.11%) CISA
11 2 (0.11%) CISM
11 2 (0.11%) OCMJEA
11 2 (0.11%) PhD
12 1 (0.054%) ISEB
12 1 (0.054%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.054%) CNA
12 1 (0.054%) Novell Certification
12 1 (0.054%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.23%) QA
2 19 (1.03%) SLA
3 14 (0.76%) COBIT
4 6 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.054%) WCAG
7 1 (0.054%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (0.98%) Docker
2 12 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (0.49%) RACF
4 2 (0.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.11%) Varnish
4 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.054%) KVM
5 1 (0.054%) HDFS
5 1 (0.054%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.054%) vSphere
5 1 (0.054%) NFS
5 1 (0.054%) Squid
Systems Management
1 54 (2.93%) Puppet
2 38 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (1.47%) Nagios
4 10 (0.54%) OpenNMS
5 9 (0.49%) CA Endevor
6 8 (0.43%) Ansible
7 7 (0.38%) Salt
7 7 (0.38%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.33%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.22%) Unicenter
11 3 (0.16%) OpenSSO
12 2 (0.11%) OPNET
13 1 (0.054%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.054%) Cacti
13 1 (0.054%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 1 (0.054%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.054%) CA Wily
13 1 (0.054%) Mesos
Vendors
1 670 (36.35%) Oracle
2 85 (4.61%) IBM
3 80 (4.34%) Microsoft
4 58 (3.15%) TIBCO
5 51 (2.77%) Sybase
6 46 (2.50%) hybris
7 44 (2.39%) Google
8 39 (2.12%) Adobe
9 38 (2.06%) Sun
10 36 (1.95%) SAP
11 34 (1.84%) Red Hat
12 29 (1.57%) Terracotta
13 26 (1.41%) Atlassian
14 16 (0.87%) F5
14 16 (0.87%) BEA
14 16 (0.87%) Informatica
15 15 (0.81%) VMware
16 12 (0.65%) Splunk
17 11 (0.60%) webMethods
17 11 (0.60%) ESRI
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