Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 229 161
Rank change year-on-year +11 -68 -15
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 132 111 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.22% 1.06% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.96% 2.78% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 117 97 225
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -8.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,000 £89,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -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 4,464 3,986 5,205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.30% 38.24% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,907 3,622 4,637
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £39,900 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +7.14% +1.82%

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 April 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 130 (98.48%) Java
2 69 (52.27%) Finance
2 69 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (52.27%) Spring
3 57 (43.18%) SQL
4 52 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 47 (35.61%) Web Services
6 43 (32.58%) Hibernate
7 39 (29.55%) TDD
8 38 (28.79%) Java EE
8 38 (28.79%) HTML
9 37 (28.03%) Oracle
10 34 (25.76%) XML
10 34 (25.76%) CSS
11 32 (24.24%) Degree
11 32 (24.24%) Relational Database
12 31 (23.48%) RDBMS
13 29 (21.97%) OO
13 29 (21.97%) Unix
14 27 (20.45%) JSP
14 27 (20.45%) Banking
14 27 (20.45%) Fintech
15 25 (18.94%) Software Engineering
16 24 (18.18%) OOD
17 23 (17.42%) Scrum
17 23 (17.42%) Computer Science
17 23 (17.42%) Docker
17 23 (17.42%) Microservices
17 23 (17.42%) Java 8
18 22 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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 12 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 11 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 11 (8.33%) WildFly
3 10 (7.58%) CMS
3 10 (7.58%) JBoss
4 7 (5.30%) Ethereum
5 5 (3.79%) Apache
5 5 (3.79%) MQSeries
5 5 (3.79%) nginx
5 5 (3.79%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.52%) Anypoint
6 2 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.52%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.52%) Mule
6 2 (1.52%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Ripple
2 2 (1.52%) Eikon
2 2 (1.52%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.76%) Actimize
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.79%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.79%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.33%) SSH
2 3 (2.27%) HTTP
2 3 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) Intranet
3 1 (0.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.24%) Relational Database
2 31 (23.48%) RDBMS
3 17 (12.88%) MySQL
4 11 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.82%) MongoDB
6 7 (5.30%) Blockchain
6 7 (5.30%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.79%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.76%) Big Data
9 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.76%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 19 (14.39%) JUnit
2 18 (13.64%) Maven
3 17 (12.88%) Mockito
4 12 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (8.33%) Emacs
6 10 (7.58%) Git (software)
7 9 (6.82%) JIRA
8 7 (5.30%) ClearCase
9 5 (3.79%) jMock
10 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.52%) Selenium
10 2 (1.52%) Subversion
10 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.76%) Ant
11 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.76%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.76%) Log4j
General
1 69 (52.27%) Finance
2 27 (20.45%) Banking
3 18 (13.64%) Advertising
4 12 (9.09%) Games
5 10 (7.58%) Investment Banking
6 8 (6.06%) Back Office
7 5 (3.79%) Retail
8 4 (3.03%) Financial Institution
9 3 (2.27%) Front Office
9 3 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 91 (68.94%) Developer
2 74 (56.06%) Java Developer
3 22 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 21 (15.91%) Senior Developer
5 18 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (11.36%) Graduate
6 15 (11.36%) J2EE Developer
6 15 (11.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 14 (10.61%) Graduate Developer
7 14 (10.61%) Graduate Java Developer
8 10 (7.58%) Software Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) Hybris Developer
9 8 (6.06%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (6.06%) Lead Developer
9 8 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 8 (6.06%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.30%) Core Java Developer
10 7 (5.30%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (5.30%) Senior Java Engineer
10 7 (5.30%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (52.27%) Spring
2 47 (35.61%) Web Services
3 43 (32.58%) Hibernate
4 38 (28.79%) HTML
4 38 (28.79%) Java EE
5 34 (25.76%) CSS
5 34 (25.76%) XML
6 27 (20.45%) JSP
7 22 (16.67%) Struts
8 21 (15.91%) REST
9 19 (14.39%) Spring Boot
10 17 (12.88%) JSF
10 17 (12.88%) RESTful
10 17 (12.88%) SOAP
11 16 (12.12%) EJB
11 16 (12.12%) JMS
12 15 (11.36%) JSON
13 14 (10.61%) Servlets
14 13 (9.85%) JDBC
15 12 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.45%) Fintech
2 23 (17.42%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.85%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (6.82%) Algorithms
5 9 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (6.06%) Hedge funds
7 7 (5.30%) Bitcoin
7 7 (5.30%) Digital Currency
8 6 (4.55%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.52%) Fedwire
9 2 (1.52%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.52%) Social Media
9 2 (1.52%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.76%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.76%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.97%) Unix
2 9 (6.82%) Solaris
3 7 (5.30%) Linux
3 7 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (29.55%) TDD
3 29 (21.97%) OO
4 25 (18.94%) Software Engineering
5 24 (18.18%) OOD
6 23 (17.42%) Microservices
6 23 (17.42%) Scrum
7 22 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (15.15%) Mentoring
8 20 (15.15%) Unit Testing
9 19 (14.39%) MVC
9 19 (14.39%) OOP
9 19 (14.39%) Open Source
9 19 (14.39%) SOA
10 16 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (12.12%) SDLC
11 14 (10.61%) UML
12 13 (9.85%) Artificial Intelligence
12 13 (9.85%) OOA/OOD
12 13 (9.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 130 (98.48%) Java
2 57 (43.18%) SQL
3 52 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 23 (17.42%) Java 8
5 22 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 20 (15.15%) Python
7 19 (14.39%) C#
8 15 (11.36%) Ruby
9 11 (8.33%) PHP
10 9 (6.82%) Groovy
11 5 (3.79%) C++
11 5 (3.79%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.79%) TypeScript
12 4 (3.03%) Scala
13 2 (1.52%) ES6
14 1 (0.76%) ANSI SQL
14 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.76%) Clojure
14 1 (0.76%) Jython
14 1 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (24.24%) Degree
2 10 (7.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.03%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.52%) SEPA
4 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (17.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) Control-M
2 2 (1.52%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (28.03%) Oracle
2 8 (6.06%) hybris
3 4 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (1.52%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.52%) Charles River
4 2 (1.52%) FactSet
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.52%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.52%) Sybase
4 2 (1.52%) Tableau
4 2 (1.52%) Temenos
5 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.76%) DocuSign
5 1 (0.76%) Informatica
5 1 (0.76%) PayPal
5 1 (0.76%) Perforce
5 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com