Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 222 141
Rank change year-on-year +5 -81 -15
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 118 107 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.13% 1.02% 2.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.71% 2.53% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 107 96 279
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £60,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.57% +0.83% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £60,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +11.57% -3.20% +4.17%

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 4,361 4,228 5,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.66% 40.21% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,856 3,889 4,609
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 £38,750 £36,700
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,604 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.16% +0.18% +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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 117 (99.15%) Java
2 74 (62.71%) Finance
3 65 (55.08%) Spring
4 62 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (39.83%) SQL
6 46 (38.98%) Hibernate
7 40 (33.90%) JavaScript
8 31 (26.27%) HTML
9 30 (25.42%) Banking
10 27 (22.88%) TDD
10 27 (22.88%) CSS
10 27 (22.88%) Web Services
11 26 (22.03%) SOA
11 26 (22.03%) Degree
12 25 (21.19%) RESTful
12 25 (21.19%) SOAP
12 25 (21.19%) Microservices
13 24 (20.34%) Computer Science
13 24 (20.34%) JSON
14 23 (19.49%) Java EE
15 22 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (18.64%) Unix
15 22 (18.64%) MVC
15 22 (18.64%) Node.js
16 21 (17.80%) Oracle
16 21 (17.80%) JBoss
16 21 (17.80%) Python
16 21 (17.80%) Spring MVC
17 20 (16.95%) Open Source
17 20 (16.95%) REST

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 21 (17.80%) JBoss
2 8 (6.78%) WildFly
3 6 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.08%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.24%) nginx
4 5 (4.24%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.39%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.39%) CMS
5 4 (3.39%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.54%) Apache
7 2 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.69%) Apache Geronimo
7 2 (1.69%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.85%) GemFire
8 1 (0.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Actimize
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.85%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.85%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (5.08%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (0.85%) GitHub
2 1 (0.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) SSH
2 4 (3.39%) HTTP
3 2 (1.69%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.10%) MongoDB
2 16 (13.56%) RDBMS
2 16 (13.56%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.02%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.32%) MySQL
5 7 (5.93%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.08%) Big Data
7 5 (4.24%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.69%) HBase
8 2 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (16.10%) JUnit
2 17 (14.41%) Mockito
3 14 (11.86%) Maven
4 11 (9.32%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.93%) ClearCase
5 7 (5.93%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (5.08%) Emacs
7 5 (4.24%) JIRA
8 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.54%) jMock
10 2 (1.69%) Ant
10 2 (1.69%) AppScan
10 2 (1.69%) Subversion
11 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.85%) Firebug
11 1 (0.85%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.85%) JBehave
11 1 (0.85%) JMeter
11 1 (0.85%) Selenium
11 1 (0.85%) TestNG
General
1 74 (62.71%) Finance
2 30 (25.42%) Banking
3 10 (8.47%) Investment Banking
4 9 (7.63%) Back Office
5 8 (6.78%) Advertising
6 6 (5.08%) Games
7 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.69%) Legal
7 2 (1.69%) Marketing
7 2 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (47.46%) Developer
2 47 (39.83%) Java Developer
3 22 (18.64%) Architect
4 18 (15.25%) Java Engineer
5 17 (14.41%) Senior Developer
6 16 (13.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (11.02%) J2EE Architect
8 12 (10.17%) Graduate
8 12 (10.17%) Graduate Developer
8 12 (10.17%) Graduate Java Developer
9 11 (9.32%) Analyst
9 11 (9.32%) Applications Support
9 11 (9.32%) J2EE Developer
9 11 (9.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 10 (8.47%) Applications Support Analyst
10 10 (8.47%) Java Architect
10 10 (8.47%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 10 (8.47%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 10 (8.47%) Support Analyst
11 9 (7.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (55.08%) Spring
2 46 (38.98%) Hibernate
3 31 (26.27%) HTML
4 27 (22.88%) CSS
4 27 (22.88%) Web Services
5 25 (21.19%) RESTful
5 25 (21.19%) SOAP
6 24 (20.34%) JSON
7 23 (19.49%) Java EE
8 22 (18.64%) Node.js
9 21 (17.80%) Spring MVC
10 20 (16.95%) REST
11 19 (16.10%) Ajax
12 18 (15.25%) JSF
12 18 (15.25%) SVG
13 16 (13.56%) J2SE
14 13 (11.02%) Spring Boot
15 12 (10.17%) XML
16 9 (7.63%) .NET
16 9 (7.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.34%) Computer Science
2 15 (12.71%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (11.02%) Fintech
4 12 (10.17%) Algorithms
5 10 (8.47%) Hedge funds
5 10 (8.47%) SWIFT
6 8 (6.78%) Mobile App
7 6 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.39%) Fedwire
10 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.85%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.64%) Unix
2 11 (9.32%) Solaris
3 8 (6.78%) Linux
4 7 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.39%) AIX
6 3 (2.54%) Android
6 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.88%) TDD
3 26 (22.03%) SOA
4 25 (21.19%) Microservices
5 22 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (18.64%) MVC
6 20 (16.95%) Open Source
7 17 (14.41%) Software Engineering
7 17 (14.41%) Validation
8 16 (13.56%) OOD
8 16 (13.56%) Scrum
9 15 (12.71%) Multithreading
10 11 (9.32%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (9.32%) Risk Management
10 11 (9.32%) UML
11 10 (8.47%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 10 (8.47%) Concurrent Programming
11 10 (8.47%) OO
11 10 (8.47%) OOP
11 10 (8.47%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (99.15%) Java
2 47 (39.83%) SQL
3 40 (33.90%) JavaScript
4 21 (17.80%) Python
5 18 (15.25%) C#
5 18 (15.25%) Groovy
6 15 (12.71%) Ruby
7 13 (11.02%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.78%) C++
9 6 (5.08%) Scala
10 2 (1.69%) ES6
10 2 (1.69%) PHP
11 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.85%) Perl
11 1 (0.85%) VB
11 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (22.03%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.69%) CISM
3 2 (1.69%) CISSP
3 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.47%) QA
1 10 (8.47%) SEPA
2 2 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (11.86%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (17.80%) Oracle
2 5 (4.24%) Google
2 5 (4.24%) IBM
3 2 (1.69%) Apple
3 2 (1.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.85%) HP
4 1 (0.85%) hybris
4 1 (0.85%) SAP
4 1 (0.85%) Temenos
4 1 (0.85%) Xamarin