Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 271 237 298
Rank change year-on-year -34 +61 +21
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 64 92 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.62% 0.88% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.42% 2.18% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 51 91 43
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +23.81% -12.50%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £130,000 £76,355
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £63,750 £58,750
% change year-on-year +17.65% +8.51% -2.08%

Java EE 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 4,502 4,220 4,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.83% 40.43% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4,103 3,790 3,920
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in the City of London

Java EE
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Java EE in the City of London

Java EE
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java EE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (67.19%) HTML
3 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 36 (56.25%) Spring
5 34 (53.13%) TDD
6 26 (40.63%) CSS
7 25 (39.06%) REST
8 24 (37.50%) J2EE
9 21 (32.81%) Finance
9 21 (32.81%) Banking
10 19 (29.69%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (28.13%) Scrum
12 17 (26.56%) Front End Development
13 16 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (23.44%) Open Source Development
14 15 (23.44%) Greenfield Project
14 15 (23.44%) DHTML
14 15 (23.44%) OO
14 15 (23.44%) JMS
14 15 (23.44%) Maven
14 15 (23.44%) Ehcache
14 15 (23.44%) Open Source
14 15 (23.44%) Terracotta
15 14 (21.88%) Microservices
16 13 (20.31%) JSP
17 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
17 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
17 12 (18.75%) Gradle
17 12 (18.75%) Java 8

Java EE
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 6 (9.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (6.25%) CMS
2 4 (6.25%) Confluence
2 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.69%) Apache
3 3 (4.69%) WordPress
4 2 (3.13%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) npm
2 4 (6.25%) NuGet
2 4 (6.25%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.56%) GitHub
3 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Maven
2 12 (18.75%) Gradle
3 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.94%) JIRA
4 7 (10.94%) Selenium
4 7 (10.94%) Subversion
5 5 (7.81%) JUnit
6 4 (6.25%) NUnit
6 4 (6.25%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.25%) WebStorm
7 3 (4.69%) Bitbucket
7 3 (4.69%) Log4j
7 3 (4.69%) TestNG
8 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.56%) Mockito
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 21 (32.81%) Banking
1 21 (32.81%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Games
3 4 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Law
4 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Advertising
5 1 (1.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 49 (76.56%) Developer
2 41 (64.06%) Java Developer
3 15 (23.44%) J2EE Developer
3 15 (23.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Technical Leader
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Lead Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Agile Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Clojure Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Python Developer
9 4 (6.25%) R Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Technical Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (67.19%) HTML
2 36 (56.25%) Spring
3 26 (40.63%) CSS
4 25 (39.06%) REST
5 24 (37.50%) J2EE
6 15 (23.44%) DHTML
6 15 (23.44%) Ehcache
6 15 (23.44%) JMS
7 13 (20.31%) JSP
8 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
9 9 (14.06%) JSON
9 9 (14.06%) XML
10 8 (12.50%) .NET
10 8 (12.50%) RESTful
10 8 (12.50%) SOAP
11 7 (10.94%) React
12 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
13 5 (7.81%) HTML5
13 5 (7.81%) JDBC
13 5 (7.81%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.69%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Linux
2 7 (10.94%) Android
3 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.25%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (4.69%) openSUSE
4 3 (4.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.13%) TDD
3 19 (29.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (28.13%) Scrum
5 17 (26.56%) Front End Development
6 16 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (23.44%) OO
7 15 (23.44%) Open Source
7 15 (23.44%) Open Source Development
8 14 (21.88%) Microservices
9 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 9 (14.06%) Investment Management
11 8 (12.50%) BDD
11 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
12 7 (10.94%) Pair Programming
12 7 (10.94%) Web Development
13 6 (9.38%) Analytics
13 6 (9.38%) BPMN
13 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
13 6 (9.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.75%) Java 8
4 10 (15.63%) R
5 8 (12.50%) C#
6 7 (10.94%) Clojure
6 7 (10.94%) SQL
7 6 (9.38%) Python
8 4 (6.25%) C++
8 4 (6.25%) MATLAB
8 4 (6.25%) PHP
9 3 (4.69%) Perl
10 2 (3.13%) Scala
11 1 (1.56%) Groovy
11 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.69%) Puppet
1 3 (4.69%) Salt
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Terracotta
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (9.38%) Adobe
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.56%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat