Period
to 18 October 2018

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 October 2018 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 276 294 270
Rank change year-on-year +18 -24 +76
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 77 42 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.69% 0.42% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.62% 1.07% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 75 40 82
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £51,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £98,750 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 4,755 3,915 5,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.87% 39.42% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4,356 3,533 4,611
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,000 £40,000 £38,125
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +3.60%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java EE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 77 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 49 (63.64%) CSS
4 48 (62.34%) Spring
5 46 (59.74%) TDD
6 41 (53.25%) Hibernate
7 38 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (38.96%) HTML
9 29 (37.66%) PHP
10 27 (35.06%) SQL
11 26 (33.77%) Linux
11 26 (33.77%) Java 8
12 25 (32.47%) Scrum
13 24 (31.17%) Web Development
14 23 (29.87%) Microservices
15 22 (28.57%) Relational Database
16 21 (27.27%) Finance
17 20 (25.97%) Git (software)
17 20 (25.97%) Maven
18 19 (24.68%) JDBC
19 18 (23.38%) Struts
19 18 (23.38%) Gradle
20 17 (22.08%) RESTful
20 17 (22.08%) Advertising
21 16 (20.78%) JSP
21 16 (20.78%) Oracle
22 15 (19.48%) Jenkins
23 14 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
23 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
23 14 (18.18%) PostgreSQL

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 12 (15.58%) Apache
2 11 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.99%) WordPress
4 6 (7.79%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (5.19%) CMS
6 4 (5.19%) Confluence
7 2 (2.60%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.60%) JBoss
7 2 (2.60%) JCAPS
7 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.30%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.19%) npm
3 4 (5.19%) NuGet
3 4 (5.19%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.60%) FTP
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 14 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.79%) Big Data
3 6 (7.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.30%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Git (software)
1 20 (25.97%) Maven
2 18 (23.38%) Gradle
3 15 (19.48%) Jenkins
4 14 (18.18%) JIRA
4 14 (18.18%) Selenium
4 14 (18.18%) Subversion
5 13 (16.88%) JUnit
6 10 (12.99%) Bitbucket
6 10 (12.99%) Log4j
6 10 (12.99%) TestNG
7 4 (5.19%) NUnit
7 4 (5.19%) SpecFlow
7 4 (5.19%) WebStorm
8 2 (2.60%) Ant
9 1 (1.30%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.30%) Flyway
9 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 17 (22.08%) Advertising
3 9 (11.69%) Banking
4 6 (7.79%) Games
4 6 (7.79%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.19%) Law
6 2 (2.60%) Back Office
6 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 69 (89.61%) Developer
2 61 (79.22%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.69%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Full Stack Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Lead Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Agile Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Big Data Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.49%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Java Web Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Clojure Developer
8 4 (5.19%) J2EE Web Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Python Developer
8 4 (5.19%) R Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (63.64%) CSS
2 48 (62.34%) Spring
3 41 (53.25%) Hibernate
4 30 (38.96%) HTML
5 19 (24.68%) JDBC
6 18 (23.38%) Struts
7 17 (22.08%) RESTful
8 16 (20.78%) JSP
9 14 (18.18%) JPA
9 14 (18.18%) JSF
10 13 (16.88%) Ajax
11 12 (15.58%) HTML5
12 11 (14.29%) CSS3
12 11 (14.29%) J2EE
12 11 (14.29%) jQuery
13 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
13 10 (12.99%) JSTL
13 10 (12.99%) LAPP Stack
14 9 (11.69%) XML
15 8 (10.39%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Fintech
2 7 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.79%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.90%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.90%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.30%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Linux
2 10 (12.99%) Android
2 10 (12.99%) openSUSE
2 10 (12.99%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.60%) Unix
3 2 (2.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) TDD
2 38 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (32.47%) Scrum
4 24 (31.17%) Web Development
5 23 (29.87%) Microservices
6 14 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (12.99%) BDD
8 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.39%) Investment Management
9 8 (10.39%) MVC
10 6 (7.79%) Analytics
10 6 (7.79%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (7.79%) Machine Learning
11 5 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.49%) DevOps
11 5 (6.49%) Pair Programming
12 4 (5.19%) RAD
12 4 (5.19%) Software Testing
12 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 29 (37.66%) PHP
4 27 (35.06%) SQL
5 26 (33.77%) Java 8
6 10 (12.99%) Perl
7 7 (9.09%) Clojure
7 7 (9.09%) Python
8 6 (7.79%) C#
8 6 (7.79%) Groovy
8 6 (7.79%) R
8 6 (7.79%) Scala
9 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (15.58%) Puppet
2 10 (12.99%) Salt
3 2 (2.60%) Ansible
3 2 (2.60%) Control-M
4 1 (1.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Oracle
2 4 (5.19%) Adobe
3 2 (2.60%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) Citrix
4 1 (1.30%) Google
4 1 (1.30%) hybris
4 1 (1.30%) Terracotta
4 1 (1.30%) TIBCO