Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 213 125
Rank change year-on-year -5 -88 -14
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 103 135 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.01% 1.17% 2.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.51% 2.83% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 91 123 376
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £68,750 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.85% +8.33%

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4104 4768 6215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.21% 41.35% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3696 4402 5387
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,275 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in the City of London

J2EE
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE in the City of London.

Salary trend for J2EE in the City of London

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 101 (98.06%) Java
2 53 (51.46%) Finance
3 52 (50.49%) Spring
4 51 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (38.83%) Hibernate
5 40 (38.83%) SQL
6 33 (32.04%) JavaScript
7 27 (26.21%) HTML
8 26 (25.24%) CSS
8 26 (25.24%) RESTful
9 24 (23.30%) Oracle
9 24 (23.30%) SOA
10 23 (22.33%) Computer Science
10 23 (22.33%) Degree
11 22 (21.36%) MVC
12 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
12 21 (20.39%) JSON
12 21 (20.39%) Banking
13 20 (19.42%) Web Services
14 19 (18.45%) J2SE
14 19 (18.45%) Spring MVC
15 18 (17.48%) JSF
15 18 (17.48%) Ajax
15 18 (17.48%) JBoss
15 18 (17.48%) SOAP
15 18 (17.48%) Microservices
16 17 (16.50%) Node.js
16 17 (16.50%) Enterprise Software
16 17 (16.50%) C#
17 16 (15.53%) .NET

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 18 (17.48%) JBoss
2 7 (6.80%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.83%) MQSeries
4 5 (4.85%) Apache
5 4 (3.88%) IIS
5 4 (3.88%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.91%) CMS
6 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Geronimo
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.94%) WildFly
8 1 (0.97%) Confluence
8 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.97%) GemFire
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Actimize
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.97%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (0.97%) GitHub
2 1 (0.97%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) HTTP
1 4 (3.88%) LDAP
2 1 (0.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.53%) MongoDB
3 10 (9.71%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.74%) MySQL
5 6 (5.83%) Big Data
6 3 (2.91%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.94%) DB2
7 2 (1.94%) HBase
7 2 (1.94%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (9.71%) Git (software)
1 10 (9.71%) JUnit
2 8 (7.77%) Maven
3 7 (6.80%) Mockito
4 5 (4.85%) AppScan
5 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.94%) Ant
6 2 (1.94%) JIRA
7 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.97%) Firebug
7 1 (0.97%) Grunt
7 1 (0.97%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.97%) JBehave
7 1 (0.97%) JMeter
7 1 (0.97%) jMock
7 1 (0.97%) Selenium
7 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.97%) TestNG
7 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 53 (51.46%) Finance
2 21 (20.39%) Banking
3 11 (10.68%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.77%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Back Office
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Front Office
6 1 (0.97%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (36.89%) Developer
2 32 (31.07%) Java Developer
3 24 (23.30%) Architect
4 14 (13.59%) Analyst
4 14 (13.59%) Applications Support
5 13 (12.62%) Applications Support Analyst
5 13 (12.62%) J2EE Architect
5 13 (12.62%) Support Analyst
6 12 (11.65%) Java Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Applications Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Java Architect
7 10 (9.71%) Security Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (8.74%) Junior
9 8 (7.77%) Graduate
9 8 (7.77%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (7.77%) Graduate Java Developer
9 8 (7.77%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 7 (6.80%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (50.49%) Spring
2 40 (38.83%) Hibernate
3 27 (26.21%) HTML
4 26 (25.24%) CSS
4 26 (25.24%) RESTful
5 21 (20.39%) JSON
6 20 (19.42%) Web Services
7 19 (18.45%) J2SE
7 19 (18.45%) Spring MVC
8 18 (17.48%) Ajax
8 18 (17.48%) JSF
8 18 (17.48%) SOAP
9 17 (16.50%) Node.js
10 16 (15.53%) .NET
10 16 (15.53%) SVG
11 14 (13.59%) REST
12 12 (11.65%) AngularJS
13 10 (9.71%) Java EE
13 10 (9.71%) JSP
14 5 (4.85%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) Computer Science
2 17 (16.50%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (12.62%) SWIFT
4 8 (7.77%) Algorithms
5 6 (5.83%) Fedwire
5 6 (5.83%) Fintech
5 6 (5.83%) Hedge funds
5 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.94%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.94%) User Experience
10 1 (0.97%) iPad
10 1 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.77%) Unix
2 7 (6.80%) Solaris
3 6 (5.83%) AIX
3 6 (5.83%) Android
3 6 (5.83%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.88%) Linux
5 3 (2.91%) Windows
6 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.30%) SOA
3 22 (21.36%) MVC
4 18 (17.48%) Microservices
5 15 (14.56%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (14.56%) TDD
6 14 (13.59%) Scrum
6 14 (13.59%) SDLC
6 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering
7 13 (12.62%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 13 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (12.62%) Multithreading
8 12 (11.65%) UML
9 11 (10.68%) Open Source
9 11 (10.68%) Validation
10 10 (9.71%) Risk Management
11 9 (8.74%) BPEL
11 9 (8.74%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (6.80%) Cash Management
12 7 (6.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 101 (98.06%) Java
2 40 (38.83%) SQL
3 33 (32.04%) JavaScript
4 17 (16.50%) C#
5 16 (15.53%) Groovy
6 11 (10.68%) Python
7 10 (9.71%) C++
8 6 (5.83%) Ruby
9 5 (4.85%) Scala
10 3 (2.91%) PHP
10 3 (2.91%) VB
11 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.94%) VBA
12 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (22.33%) Degree
2 6 (5.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.91%) CISM
4 2 (1.94%) CISSP
5 1 (0.97%) ISEB
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.62%) SEPA
2 11 (10.68%) QA
3 3 (2.91%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) Docker
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (23.30%) Oracle
2 11 (10.68%) IBM
3 7 (6.80%) Google
4 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.85%) Apple
6 4 (3.88%) TIBCO
6 4 (3.88%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.94%) Sybase
8 1 (0.97%) F5
8 1 (0.97%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.97%) HP
8 1 (0.97%) hybris
8 1 (0.97%) Perforce
8 1 (0.97%) SAP
8 1 (0.97%) VMware