Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 203 156
Rank change year-on-year -31 -47 -19
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2,374 2,779 4,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.47% 1.67% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.62% 4.24% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,908 2,302 3,766
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 65,668 65,523 75,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.79% 39.44% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 55,533 56,987 65,185
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in England

J2EE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE in England.

Salary trend for J2EE in England

J2EE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in England

J2EE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 1,056 £65,000 +8.33% 156
South East -43 455 £55,000 +10.00% 54
North of England -4 351 £50,000 - 34
North West -12 224 £50,000 - 23
East of England -68 185 £55,000 +4.76% 30
South West -47 165 £47,500 +5.56% 21
Midlands -38 158 £45,000 -5.26% 24
Yorkshire -3 119 £50,000 +4.17% 10
West Midlands -23 115 £45,000 -5.26% 14
East Midlands -43 43 £50,000 +5.26% 10
North East -10 8 £65,000 +18.18% 1
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 England region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 2,235 (94.14%) Java
2 1,255 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1,205 (50.76%) Spring
4 773 (32.56%) JavaScript
5 753 (31.72%) SQL
6 708 (29.82%) Hibernate
7 697 (29.36%) Oracle
8 659 (27.76%) HTML
9 632 (26.62%) Web Services
10 630 (26.54%) Finance
11 549 (23.13%) TDD
12 525 (22.11%) Software Engineering
13 492 (20.72%) CSS
14 461 (19.42%) Degree
15 439 (18.49%) Linux
16 431 (18.16%) REST
17 430 (18.11%) AngularJS
18 423 (17.82%) MVC
19 415 (17.48%) XML
20 388 (16.34%) Microservices
21 379 (15.96%) Scrum
22 334 (14.07%) SOAP
23 331 (13.94%) Maven
24 328 (13.82%) RESTful
25 326 (13.73%) Tomcat
26 324 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
27 321 (13.52%) Unix
28 300 (12.64%) Java EE
29 299 (12.59%) Computer Science
30 294 (12.38%) OO

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 326 (13.73%) Tomcat
2 258 (10.87%) JBoss
3 244 (10.28%) Apache
4 220 (9.27%) WebSphere
5 170 (7.16%) WebLogic
6 82 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 73 (3.07%) CMS
8 65 (2.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 47 (1.98%) Confluence
10 46 (1.94%) Apache Spark
11 40 (1.68%) Mule
12 38 (1.60%) nginx
13 36 (1.52%) Liferay
14 32 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
15 28 (1.18%) OpenStack
15 28 (1.18%) WildFly
16 27 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
17 24 (1.01%) IIS
18 23 (0.97%) Jetty
18 23 (0.97%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.042%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 58 (2.44%) SAP Hybris
2 23 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
2 23 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.72%) SAP ERP
4 16 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.38%) Actimize
8 8 (0.34%) Ripple
8 8 (0.34%) Ripple XRP
9 6 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (0.21%) Shopify
11 4 (0.17%) Magento
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
12 2 (0.084%) BASE24
12 2 (0.084%) Exstream
12 2 (0.084%) Infor M3
12 2 (0.084%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 260 (10.95%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (2.06%) GitHub
4 46 (1.94%) SaaS
5 32 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (0.76%) Boomi
8 11 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 11 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 10 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
10 8 (0.34%) PaaS
11 7 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.29%) Serverless
12 3 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.13%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.13%) IaaS
12 3 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 90 (3.79%) HTTP
2 70 (2.95%) Internet
3 39 (1.64%) Firewall
4 31 (1.31%) SSL
5 27 (1.14%) TCP/IP
6 18 (0.76%) SSH
7 11 (0.46%) DNS
8 10 (0.42%) Broadband
9 9 (0.38%) PuTTY
10 8 (0.34%) SAN
10 8 (0.34%) SMS
11 7 (0.29%) DHCP
11 7 (0.29%) HTTPS
12 6 (0.25%) VPN
13 5 (0.21%) Intranet
13 5 (0.21%) NAS
13 5 (0.21%) Skype
14 3 (0.13%) Network Security
14 3 (0.13%) SNMP
14 3 (0.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (10.70%) Relational Database
2 241 (10.15%) MySQL
3 217 (9.14%) SQL Server
4 160 (6.74%) NoSQL
5 146 (6.15%) Big Data
6 145 (6.11%) RDBMS
7 142 (5.98%) MongoDB
8 134 (5.64%) Oracle Database
9 112 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
10 75 (3.16%) DB2
11 62 (2.61%) Hadoop
12 59 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
13 54 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
14 43 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
15 41 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
16 29 (1.22%) Blockchain
16 29 (1.22%) GIS
17 27 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
18 23 (0.97%) Redis
19 18 (0.76%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 331 (13.94%) Maven
2 247 (10.40%) Git (software)
3 237 (9.98%) JUnit
4 234 (9.86%) Jenkins
5 157 (6.61%) Subversion
6 153 (6.44%) JIRA
7 137 (5.77%) Eclipse
8 94 (3.96%) Mockito
9 77 (3.24%) Selenium
10 75 (3.16%) Ant
11 61 (2.57%) Hudson
12 58 (2.44%) Gradle
13 57 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 53 (2.23%) Cucumber
15 49 (2.06%) SoapUI
16 43 (1.81%) Travis CI
17 40 (1.68%) jMock
18 39 (1.64%) TeamCity
19 37 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
20 26 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 630 (26.54%) Finance
2 292 (12.30%) Banking
3 142 (5.98%) Retail
4 119 (5.01%) Investment Banking
5 96 (4.04%) Marketing
6 82 (3.45%) Advertising
7 80 (3.37%) Retail Banking
8 65 (2.74%) Telecoms
9 51 (2.15%) Games
10 35 (1.47%) Legal
11 34 (1.43%) Front Office
12 30 (1.26%) Manufacturing
13 28 (1.18%) Back Office
14 27 (1.14%) Publishing
15 24 (1.01%) Law
16 22 (0.93%) French Language
17 16 (0.67%) Billing
17 16 (0.67%) German Language
18 15 (0.63%) Music Industry
19 13 (0.55%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1,421 (59.86%) Developer
2 1,296 (54.59%) Java Developer
3 368 (15.50%) Senior Developer
4 337 (14.20%) Senior Java Developer
5 285 (12.01%) Java Engineer
6 269 (11.33%) Architect
7 230 (9.69%) J2EE Developer
8 229 (9.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 218 (9.18%) Software Engineer
10 174 (7.33%) Java Software Engineer
11 144 (6.07%) Java Software Developer
12 143 (6.02%) Graduate
13 137 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
14 135 (5.69%) Graduate Java Developer
15 123 (5.18%) Junior
16 115 (4.84%) Lead Developer
17 114 (4.80%) Junior Developer
18 110 (4.63%) Junior Java Developer
19 107 (4.51%) Lead Java Developer
20 101 (4.25%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,205 (50.76%) Spring
2 708 (29.82%) Hibernate
3 659 (27.76%) HTML
4 632 (26.62%) Web Services
5 492 (20.72%) CSS
6 431 (18.16%) REST
7 430 (18.11%) AngularJS
8 415 (17.48%) XML
9 334 (14.07%) SOAP
10 328 (13.82%) RESTful
11 300 (12.64%) Java EE
12 236 (9.94%) Spring MVC
13 211 (8.89%) JSP
14 207 (8.72%) .NET
15 203 (8.55%) HTML5
16 190 (8.00%) jQuery
17 186 (7.83%) JMS
18 179 (7.54%) JSON
19 161 (6.78%) J2SE
20 151 (6.36%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 299 (12.59%) Computer Science
2 193 (8.13%) Greenfield Project
3 147 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
4 118 (4.97%) Fintech
5 82 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 81 (3.41%) User Experience
7 40 (1.68%) N-Tier
8 39 (1.64%) Mobile App
9 36 (1.52%) Client/Server
10 34 (1.43%) Algorithms
11 30 (1.26%) Reference Data
12 24 (1.01%) iPad
13 22 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
14 21 (0.88%) Management Information System
15 20 (0.84%) Clustering
16 19 (0.80%) Data Structures
17 18 (0.76%) Robotics
18 17 (0.72%) Digital Currency
19 15 (0.63%) Hedge funds
19 15 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 439 (18.49%) Linux
2 321 (13.52%) Unix
3 170 (7.16%) Windows
4 55 (2.32%) Android
5 54 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 50 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 50 (2.11%) Solaris
7 36 (1.52%) AIX
8 27 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (1.01%) Mac OS
10 21 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (0.72%) Windows 7
12 15 (0.63%) CoreOS
13 14 (0.59%) zOS
14 11 (0.46%) HPUX
15 10 (0.42%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
18 5 (0.21%) SUSE
19 4 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,255 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
2 549 (23.13%) TDD
3 525 (22.11%) Software Engineering
4 423 (17.82%) MVC
5 388 (16.34%) Microservices
6 379 (15.96%) Scrum
7 324 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
8 294 (12.38%) OO
9 278 (11.71%) BDD
10 243 (10.24%) E-Commerce
11 238 (10.03%) SOA
12 233 (9.81%) DevOps
13 229 (9.65%) SDLC
14 224 (9.44%) Test Automation
15 195 (8.21%) Open Source
16 188 (7.92%) Mentoring
17 181 (7.62%) Multithreading
18 174 (7.33%) Unit Testing
19 147 (6.19%) UML
20 142 (5.98%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2,235 (94.14%) Java
2 773 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 753 (31.72%) SQL
4 254 (10.70%) Python
5 164 (6.91%) C++
6 163 (6.87%) C#
7 136 (5.73%) PL/SQL
8 107 (4.51%) PHP
9 103 (4.34%) Shell Script
10 92 (3.88%) Scala
11 70 (2.95%) Ruby
12 63 (2.65%) C
13 62 (2.61%) Perl
14 57 (2.40%) Groovy
15 45 (1.90%) VB
16 37 (1.56%) Bash Shell
16 37 (1.56%) T-SQL
17 27 (1.14%) Jython
18 25 (1.05%) ES6
19 15 (0.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 461 (19.42%) Degree
2 141 (5.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (2.36%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.22%) Sun Certification
5 27 (1.14%) SC Cleared
6 24 (1.01%) Master's Degree
7 23 (0.97%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (0.42%) OCP
8 10 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (0.38%) CISSP
10 8 (0.34%) CISM
10 8 (0.34%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.17%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.13%) PMP
14 2 (0.084%) PhD
14 2 (0.084%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.084%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (0.042%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (5.01%) QA
2 71 (2.99%) SLA
3 12 (0.51%) SEPA
4 8 (0.34%) COBIT
5 4 (0.17%) GDPR
6 3 (0.13%) PMO
7 2 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.084%) PSD2
8 1 (0.042%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.042%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 174 (7.33%) Docker
2 75 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.21%) KVM
4 5 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (0.17%) HDFS
5 4 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (0.17%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.13%) vSphere
7 2 (0.084%) IAG
7 2 (0.084%) NFS
7 2 (0.084%) Samba
7 2 (0.084%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.042%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.042%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.042%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 78 (3.29%) Puppet
2 55 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (1.52%) Ansible
4 35 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 33 (1.39%) Kubernetes
6 22 (0.93%) Terraform
7 20 (0.84%) Tivoli
8 13 (0.55%) CA Service Virtualization
8 13 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 11 (0.46%) TeamSite
10 8 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (0.34%) Mesos
11 6 (0.25%) Kibana
12 5 (0.21%) CloudHub
12 5 (0.21%) logstash
12 5 (0.21%) OpenView
12 5 (0.21%) Packer
13 4 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
13 4 (0.17%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 3 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 697 (29.36%) Oracle
2 156 (6.57%) Microsoft
3 127 (5.35%) IBM
4 117 (4.93%) Google
5 97 (4.09%) hybris
6 86 (3.62%) SAP
7 55 (2.32%) TIBCO
8 53 (2.23%) Adobe
9 44 (1.85%) HP
9 44 (1.85%) Sun
10 28 (1.18%) webMethods
11 26 (1.10%) MuleSoft
11 26 (1.10%) Talend
12 20 (0.84%) CA
13 19 (0.80%) Red Hat
14 18 (0.76%) Dell
15 17 (0.72%) Facebook
15 17 (0.72%) WorldPay
16 16 (0.67%) Dynatrace
16 16 (0.67%) Splunk