Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 206 152
Rank change year-on-year -33 -54 -23
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2464 2941 4500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.47% 1.65% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.66% 4.23% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1858 2464 3983
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,425 £33,288 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 67321 69556 78476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.29% 39.06% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56363 60842 67678
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +17 1147 £65,000 +7.44% 51
South East -24 440 £53,500 +7.00% 24
North of England -38 336 £50,000 +4.17% 22
North West -47 209 £50,000 - 12
South West 0 189 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Midlands -2 181 £42,500 -10.53% 11
East of England -89 169 £50,000 -9.09% 9
West Midlands +15 121 £42,250 -11.05% 5
Yorkshire -1 119 £50,000 +11.11% 10
East Midlands -25 60 £45,000 +2.86% 6
North East +9 8 £65,000 +26.21%
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 England region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 2314 (93.91%) Java
2 1273 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
3 1269 (51.50%) Spring
4 910 (36.93%) SQL
5 823 (33.40%) Oracle
6 786 (31.90%) JavaScript
7 763 (30.97%) Hibernate
8 692 (28.08%) HTML
9 652 (26.46%) Finance
10 640 (25.97%) Web Services
11 551 (22.36%) TDD
12 490 (19.89%) MVC
13 489 (19.85%) Degree
14 486 (19.72%) CSS
15 482 (19.56%) Linux
16 481 (19.52%) XML
17 479 (19.44%) Software Engineering
18 473 (19.20%) REST
19 455 (18.47%) AngularJS
20 430 (17.45%) Tomcat
21 398 (16.15%) Scrum
22 392 (15.91%) Maven
23 350 (14.20%) Unix
24 348 (14.12%) SOAP
25 347 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
26 341 (13.84%) Banking
27 337 (13.68%) Microservices
28 335 (13.60%) OO
29 328 (13.31%) RESTful
30 320 (12.99%) JBoss

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
1 430 (17.45%) Tomcat
2 320 (12.99%) JBoss
3 294 (11.93%) Apache
4 237 (9.62%) WebSphere
5 197 (8.00%) WebLogic
6 84 (3.41%) CMS
7 71 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 66 (2.68%) Confluence
9 52 (2.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 51 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
11 49 (1.99%) Apache Spark
12 44 (1.79%) Liferay
13 32 (1.30%) WildFly
14 31 (1.26%) IIS
15 30 (1.22%) Mule
16 29 (1.18%) Apache Geronimo
16 29 (1.18%) nginx
17 26 (1.06%) GlassFish
18 25 (1.01%) Mule ESB
18 25 (1.01%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.12%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 62 (2.52%) SAP Hybris
2 21 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (0.69%) SAP ERP
4 16 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
5 12 (0.49%) Actimize
5 12 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
6 11 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
7 8 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 8 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
8 7 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
9 6 (0.24%) Magento
10 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.20%) Shopify
11 4 (0.16%) Endur
12 2 (0.081%) Exstream
13 1 (0.041%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 194 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 123 (4.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (3.00%) SaaS
4 71 (2.88%) GitHub
5 19 (0.77%) Boomi
6 17 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (0.57%) PaaS
9 12 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.45%) Serverless
11 10 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 7 (0.28%) IaaS
13 4 (0.16%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.16%) Force.com
14 3 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.12%) Route 53
15 2 (0.081%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.17%) HTTP
2 74 (3.00%) Internet
3 68 (2.76%) LDAP
4 35 (1.42%) Firewall
5 30 (1.22%) SSL
6 26 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.45%) DNS
8 9 (0.37%) Broadband
9 7 (0.28%) VPN
10 6 (0.24%) SAN
10 6 (0.24%) SMS
11 5 (0.20%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.20%) Intranet
11 5 (0.20%) NAS
12 4 (0.16%) Network Security
13 3 (0.12%) DHCP
13 3 (0.12%) Skype
13 3 (0.12%) SNMP
13 3 (0.12%) VLAN
14 2 (0.081%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (11.53%) SQL Server
2 258 (10.47%) Relational Database
3 232 (9.42%) MySQL
4 170 (6.90%) MongoDB
5 165 (6.70%) NoSQL
6 158 (6.41%) Oracle Database
7 146 (5.93%) Big Data
8 136 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
9 129 (5.24%) RDBMS
10 89 (3.61%) DB2
11 69 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
12 65 (2.64%) Hadoop
13 64 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
14 60 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
15 55 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
16 37 (1.50%) GIS
17 33 (1.34%) Blockchain
18 28 (1.14%) InterSystems Cache
19 27 (1.10%) Redis
20 22 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 392 (15.91%) Maven
2 307 (12.46%) JUnit
3 279 (11.32%) Git (software)
4 260 (10.55%) Jenkins
5 163 (6.62%) Subversion
6 161 (6.53%) Mockito
7 155 (6.29%) JIRA
8 148 (6.01%) Eclipse
9 102 (4.14%) Selenium
10 67 (2.72%) Gradle
11 63 (2.56%) jMock
12 61 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 61 (2.48%) Cucumber
12 61 (2.48%) SoapUI
13 60 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
14 57 (2.31%) Ant
15 43 (1.75%) TeamCity
16 39 (1.58%) Hudson
17 35 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
18 34 (1.38%) Travis CI
General
1 652 (26.46%) Finance
2 341 (13.84%) Banking
3 187 (7.59%) Investment Banking
4 176 (7.14%) Retail
5 163 (6.62%) Marketing
6 157 (6.37%) Retail Banking
7 89 (3.61%) Telecoms
8 81 (3.29%) Publishing
9 74 (3.00%) Games
10 70 (2.84%) Advertising
11 53 (2.15%) Manufacturing
12 47 (1.91%) Legal
13 34 (1.38%) Front Office
14 33 (1.34%) Music Industry
15 27 (1.10%) Back Office
15 27 (1.10%) Electronics
16 22 (0.89%) French Language
16 22 (0.89%) German Language
17 18 (0.73%) Law
18 12 (0.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1414 (57.39%) Developer
2 1266 (51.38%) Java Developer
3 350 (14.20%) Senior Developer
4 321 (13.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 298 (12.09%) Architect
6 260 (10.55%) Java Engineer
7 214 (8.69%) J2EE Developer
8 210 (8.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 207 (8.40%) Software Engineer
10 159 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
11 153 (6.21%) Graduate
12 135 (5.48%) Graduate Developer
13 132 (5.36%) Graduate Java Developer
13 132 (5.36%) Junior
14 131 (5.32%) Java Software Developer
15 122 (4.95%) Junior Developer
16 117 (4.75%) Junior Java Developer
17 116 (4.71%) Java Architect
18 111 (4.50%) Analyst
19 101 (4.10%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1269 (51.50%) Spring
2 763 (30.97%) Hibernate
3 692 (28.08%) HTML
4 640 (25.97%) Web Services
5 486 (19.72%) CSS
6 481 (19.52%) XML
7 473 (19.20%) REST
8 455 (18.47%) AngularJS
9 348 (14.12%) SOAP
10 328 (13.31%) RESTful
11 284 (11.53%) .NET
12 254 (10.31%) Java EE
13 245 (9.94%) Spring MVC
14 230 (9.33%) JSP
15 222 (9.01%) HTML5
15 222 (9.01%) JMS
16 208 (8.44%) JSON
17 204 (8.28%) JPA
18 195 (7.91%) jQuery
19 158 (6.41%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 304 (12.34%) Computer Science
2 180 (7.31%) Greenfield Project
3 140 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
4 100 (4.06%) User Experience
5 99 (4.02%) Fintech
6 83 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
7 55 (2.23%) Mobile App
8 47 (1.91%) Reference Data
9 46 (1.87%) iPad
10 38 (1.54%) Algorithms
11 34 (1.38%) Client/Server
11 34 (1.38%) N-Tier
12 28 (1.14%) Management Information System
13 22 (0.89%) Digital Currency
14 19 (0.77%) Clustering
15 15 (0.61%) Online Games
15 15 (0.61%) SWIFT
16 14 (0.57%) Mainframe
17 13 (0.53%) DataPower
17 13 (0.53%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 482 (19.56%) Linux
2 350 (14.20%) Unix
3 170 (6.90%) Windows
4 69 (2.80%) Android
5 60 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 46 (1.87%) Solaris
7 40 (1.62%) Windows Server
8 36 (1.46%) AIX
9 27 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (0.73%) zOS
11 15 (0.61%) Windows 7
12 14 (0.57%) Mac OS
13 13 (0.53%) HPUX
14 11 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.37%) CoreOS
15 9 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (0.32%) SUSE
17 7 (0.28%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
19 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1273 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
2 551 (22.36%) TDD
3 490 (19.89%) MVC
4 479 (19.44%) Software Engineering
5 398 (16.15%) Scrum
6 347 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
7 337 (13.68%) Microservices
8 335 (13.60%) OO
9 294 (11.93%) SDLC
10 285 (11.57%) BDD
11 264 (10.71%) E-Commerce
12 245 (9.94%) SOA
13 222 (9.01%) Test Automation
14 213 (8.64%) Unit Testing
15 197 (8.00%) DevOps
16 188 (7.63%) Multithreading
17 166 (6.74%) UML
18 165 (6.70%) Wealth Management
19 162 (6.57%) CRM
19 162 (6.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2314 (93.91%) Java
2 910 (36.93%) SQL
3 786 (31.90%) JavaScript
4 286 (11.61%) Python
5 205 (8.32%) PL/SQL
6 176 (7.14%) C#
7 168 (6.82%) C++
8 111 (4.50%) PHP
9 108 (4.38%) Perl
10 104 (4.22%) Shell Script
11 85 (3.45%) Bash Shell
12 78 (3.17%) Scala
13 72 (2.92%) C
14 62 (2.52%) Ruby
15 60 (2.44%) Groovy
16 51 (2.07%) VB
17 36 (1.46%) T-SQL
18 26 (1.06%) ES6
19 19 (0.77%) XPath
20 17 (0.69%) Jython
Qualifications
1 489 (19.85%) Degree
2 131 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 100 (4.06%) Security Cleared
4 48 (1.95%) SC Cleared
5 30 (1.22%) Sun Certification
6 24 (0.97%) DV Cleared
7 21 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
8 19 (0.77%) OCP
8 19 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
9 15 (0.61%) Master's Degree
10 13 (0.53%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.37%) CISM
12 8 (0.32%) CISSP
13 6 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.20%) PhD
15 2 (0.081%) OCPJP
15 2 (0.081%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.081%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 1 (0.041%) CITP
16 1 (0.041%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (5.84%) QA
2 86 (3.49%) SLA
3 15 (0.61%) SEPA
4 9 (0.37%) COBIT
5 3 (0.12%) PMO
6 1 (0.041%) Data Quality
System Software
1 125 (5.07%) Docker
2 76 (3.08%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.32%) KVM
4 8 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (0.24%) NFS
5 6 (0.24%) Sendmail
6 5 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.16%) vSphere
8 2 (0.081%) HDFS
8 2 (0.081%) Samba
9 1 (0.041%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.041%) etcd
9 1 (0.041%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.041%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.041%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.041%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 60 (2.44%) Puppet
2 41 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (1.26%) Ansible
3 31 (1.26%) Tivoli
4 25 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 21 (0.85%) Terraform
5 21 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 18 (0.73%) Kubernetes
7 17 (0.69%) TeamSite
8 11 (0.45%) CA Service Virtualization
8 11 (0.45%) Mesos
9 10 (0.41%) CloudHub
9 10 (0.41%) Packer
10 7 (0.28%) Nagios
11 6 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.20%) Kibana
12 5 (0.20%) logstash
12 5 (0.20%) OpenView
13 4 (0.16%) Control-M
13 4 (0.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 823 (33.40%) Oracle
2 176 (7.14%) IBM
3 145 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 118 (4.79%) hybris
5 110 (4.46%) SAP
6 98 (3.98%) TIBCO
7 79 (3.21%) Google
8 52 (2.11%) Sun
9 49 (1.99%) Adobe
9 49 (1.99%) Tableau
10 44 (1.79%) HP
11 29 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
12 27 (1.10%) webMethods
13 26 (1.06%) MuleSoft
14 22 (0.89%) Cognizant
14 22 (0.89%) Informatica
15 19 (0.77%) Dell
16 18 (0.73%) Red Hat
16 18 (0.73%) Talend
17 17 (0.69%) OpenText