Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 219 115
Rank change year-on-year -10 -104 0
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 95 140 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.96% 1.16% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.41% 2.80% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 84 131 397
City of London median annual salary £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% -3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.92% +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 3940 5007 6556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.67% 41.63% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3544 4595 5679
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 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,235
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.10% +0.43%

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 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 92 (96.84%) Java
2 51 (53.68%) Spring
3 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (46.32%) Finance
5 42 (44.21%) SQL
6 40 (42.11%) Hibernate
7 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
8 26 (27.37%) HTML
8 26 (27.37%) RESTful
9 25 (26.32%) CSS
10 23 (24.21%) SOA
11 22 (23.16%) MVC
11 22 (23.16%) Oracle
12 20 (21.05%) JSON
13 19 (20.00%) Ajax
13 19 (20.00%) Spring MVC
13 19 (20.00%) Web Services
14 18 (18.95%) SOAP
14 18 (18.95%) JBoss
14 18 (18.95%) J2SE
14 18 (18.95%) Degree
14 18 (18.95%) JSF
14 18 (18.95%) Microservices
15 17 (17.89%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (17.89%) Software Engineering
15 17 (17.89%) Banking
15 17 (17.89%) Computer Science
15 17 (17.89%) MongoDB
15 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
16 16 (16.84%) SVG

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 (18.95%) JBoss
2 7 (7.37%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.32%) Apache
4 4 (4.21%) IIS
4 4 (4.21%) MQSeries
4 4 (4.21%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.16%) CMS
5 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.11%) Apache Geronimo
6 2 (2.11%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.11%) WildFly
7 1 (1.05%) Confluence
7 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.05%) GemFire
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Actimize
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.05%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) GitHub
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) LDAP
2 3 (3.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) MongoDB
1 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.32%) Big Data
3 6 (6.32%) MySQL
4 3 (3.16%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.11%) DB2
5 2 (2.11%) HBase
5 2 (2.11%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Git (software)
1 8 (8.42%) JUnit
1 8 (8.42%) Maven
2 6 (6.32%) Mockito
3 5 (5.26%) AppScan
4 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.11%) JIRA
6 1 (1.05%) Ant
6 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.05%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.05%) Firebug
6 1 (1.05%) JBehave
6 1 (1.05%) JMeter
6 1 (1.05%) jMock
6 1 (1.05%) Selenium
6 1 (1.05%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.05%) TestNG
6 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (46.32%) Finance
2 17 (17.89%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.16%) Advertising
5 2 (2.11%) Marketing
5 2 (2.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.05%) Back Office
6 1 (1.05%) Front Office
6 1 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (37.89%) Developer
2 28 (29.47%) Java Developer
3 23 (24.21%) Architect
4 13 (13.68%) J2EE Architect
4 13 (13.68%) Java Engineer
5 12 (12.63%) Analyst
6 11 (11.58%) Applications Support
6 11 (11.58%) Applications Support Analyst
6 11 (11.58%) Support Analyst
7 10 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
7 10 (10.53%) Java Architect
7 10 (10.53%) Junior
7 10 (10.53%) Security Engineer
7 10 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 7 (7.37%) Banking Analyst
9 7 (7.37%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Graduate Java Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (53.68%) Spring
2 40 (42.11%) Hibernate
3 26 (27.37%) HTML
3 26 (27.37%) RESTful
4 25 (26.32%) CSS
5 20 (21.05%) JSON
6 19 (20.00%) Ajax
6 19 (20.00%) Spring MVC
6 19 (20.00%) Web Services
7 18 (18.95%) J2SE
7 18 (18.95%) JSF
7 18 (18.95%) SOAP
8 16 (16.84%) Node.js
8 16 (16.84%) SVG
9 15 (15.79%) .NET
10 14 (14.74%) REST
11 13 (13.68%) AngularJS
12 9 (9.47%) Java EE
13 8 (8.42%) JSP
14 5 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Computer Science
1 17 (17.89%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (11.58%) SWIFT
3 8 (8.42%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.32%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.26%) Hedge funds
6 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.21%) Fedwire
6 4 (4.21%) Fintech
7 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.11%) Reinsurance
7 2 (2.11%) User Experience
8 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.05%) Derivative
8 1 (1.05%) iPad
8 1 (1.05%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.37%) Unix
2 6 (6.32%) Android
2 6 (6.32%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.26%) Linux
3 5 (5.26%) Solaris
4 4 (4.21%) AIX
5 2 (2.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.21%) SOA
3 22 (23.16%) MVC
4 18 (18.95%) Microservices
5 17 (17.89%) Software Engineering
6 15 (15.79%) TDD
7 14 (14.74%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (14.74%) Scrum
8 13 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (12.63%) SDLC
10 11 (11.58%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 11 (11.58%) Multithreading
10 11 (11.58%) UML
10 11 (11.58%) Validation
11 9 (9.47%) BPEL
11 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
11 9 (9.47%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (8.42%) Open Source
13 7 (7.37%) Cash Management
13 7 (7.37%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 92 (96.84%) Java
2 42 (44.21%) SQL
3 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
4 16 (16.84%) Groovy
5 11 (11.58%) C#
6 6 (6.32%) Python
7 5 (5.26%) Ruby
8 4 (4.21%) C++
8 4 (4.21%) Scala
9 3 (3.16%) PHP
9 3 (3.16%) VB
10 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.11%) VBA
11 1 (1.05%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.16%) CISM
4 2 (2.11%) CISSP
5 1 (1.05%) ISEB
5 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) SEPA
2 10 (10.53%) QA
3 3 (3.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.16%) Docker
3 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Ansible
1 1 (1.05%) Control-M
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) Oracle
2 10 (10.53%) IBM
3 7 (7.37%) Google
4 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.26%) Apple
6 4 (4.21%) Xamarin
7 3 (3.16%) Sybase
7 3 (3.16%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.05%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.05%) F5
8 1 (1.05%) Guidewire
8 1 (1.05%) HP
8 1 (1.05%) hybris
8 1 (1.05%) PayPal
8 1 (1.05%) Perforce
8 1 (1.05%) Reuters
8 1 (1.05%) SAP
8 1 (1.05%) VMware