Period
to 19 August 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 August 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 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 213 150
Rank change year-on-year -20 -63 -32
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2563 3016 4553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.54% 1.62% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 4.17% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 2533 3922
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +4.48% +0.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £80,250 £80,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 67478 72378 77804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.59% 38.96% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 56612 63518 66936
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

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 August 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 August 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 -3 1120 £65,000 +4.00% 54
South East +16 493 £47,500 - 27
North of England -41 347 £50,000 +11.11% 27
East of England -70 218 £47,500 -9.52% 15
North West -53 211 £50,000 - 23
Midlands +35 201 £40,000 -11.11% 13
South West -17 192 £41,250 -8.33% 12
Yorkshire -9 132 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East Midlands +39 105 £41,250 +3.13% 8
West Midlands +10 102 £38,500 -14.44% 5
North East +18 4 £45,000 +13.92%
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 2420 (94.42%) Java
2 1339 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
3 1279 (49.90%) Spring
4 982 (38.31%) SQL
5 845 (32.97%) JavaScript
6 839 (32.74%) Oracle
7 803 (31.33%) Hibernate
8 708 (27.62%) HTML
9 693 (27.04%) Web Services
10 607 (23.68%) Finance
11 580 (22.63%) XML
12 560 (21.85%) TDD
13 516 (20.13%) CSS
14 502 (19.59%) Tomcat
15 487 (19.00%) Scrum
16 478 (18.65%) MVC
17 477 (18.61%) Software Engineering
18 474 (18.49%) OO
19 450 (17.56%) Linux
20 447 (17.44%) REST
21 441 (17.21%) Degree
22 422 (16.47%) Maven
23 415 (16.19%) AngularJS
24 384 (14.98%) E-Commerce
25 371 (14.48%) SOAP
26 353 (13.77%) Unix
26 353 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
27 346 (13.50%) JBoss
28 339 (13.23%) JUnit
29 322 (12.56%) SQL Server

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
1 502 (19.59%) Tomcat
2 346 (13.50%) JBoss
3 270 (10.53%) Apache
4 247 (9.64%) WebLogic
4 247 (9.64%) WebSphere
5 84 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 79 (3.08%) CMS
7 73 (2.85%) Confluence
8 53 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
9 43 (1.68%) Apache Spark
10 41 (1.60%) GlassFish
11 34 (1.33%) IIS
12 30 (1.17%) WildFly
13 29 (1.13%) Apache Geronimo
14 25 (0.98%) Mule ESB
14 25 (0.98%) nginx
15 22 (0.86%) Liferay
15 22 (0.86%) Mule
16 21 (0.82%) Alfresco
17 19 (0.74%) Jetty
Applications
1 31 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.23%) EngageOne
6 3 (0.12%) Weka
7 1 (0.039%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 74 (2.89%) SAP Hybris
2 26 (1.01%) SAP ERP
3 17 (0.66%) SDL Web 8
4 13 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.43%) Magento
5 11 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
6 10 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
7 9 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (0.23%) Actimize
8 6 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
10 4 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.16%) Endur
11 3 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
11 3 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.12%) Shopify
12 2 (0.078%) Exstream
12 2 (0.078%) Fredhopper
12 2 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 1 (0.039%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 122 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (3.28%) SaaS
3 78 (3.04%) GitHub
4 73 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (0.86%) PaaS
6 16 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (0.59%) Boomi
8 9 (0.35%) IaaS
9 7 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (0.23%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.20%) Force.com
12 3 (0.12%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.078%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.078%) Bluemix
13 2 (0.078%) iPaaS
13 2 (0.078%) Sauce Labs
14 1 (0.039%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.97%) HTTP
2 68 (2.65%) Internet
3 59 (2.30%) LDAP
4 39 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 31 (1.21%) SSL
6 16 (0.62%) Firewall
7 13 (0.51%) VPN
8 12 (0.47%) Network Security
9 7 (0.27%) SSH
10 6 (0.23%) DNS
11 5 (0.20%) Broadband
12 4 (0.16%) FTP
13 2 (0.078%) AMQP
13 2 (0.078%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.078%) Intranet
13 2 (0.078%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.078%) Skype
13 2 (0.078%) SMS
14 1 (0.039%) OpenLDAP
14 1 (0.039%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (12.56%) SQL Server
2 271 (10.57%) Relational Database
3 247 (9.64%) MySQL
4 174 (6.79%) NoSQL
5 172 (6.71%) MongoDB
6 155 (6.05%) PostgreSQL
7 150 (5.85%) Oracle Database
8 149 (5.81%) Big Data
9 144 (5.62%) RDBMS
10 92 (3.59%) Hadoop
11 70 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
12 64 (2.50%) DB2
13 62 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
14 49 (1.91%) Oracle Database 10g
15 48 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
16 37 (1.44%) Blockchain
17 36 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
18 32 (1.25%) GIS
19 31 (1.21%) Endeca
20 30 (1.17%) HBase
Development Applications
1 422 (16.47%) Maven
2 339 (13.23%) JUnit
3 318 (12.41%) Git (software)
4 265 (10.34%) Jenkins
5 178 (6.94%) Subversion
6 168 (6.55%) Mockito
7 162 (6.32%) JIRA
8 134 (5.23%) Eclipse
9 122 (4.76%) Ant
10 121 (4.72%) Selenium
11 82 (3.20%) Gradle
12 67 (2.61%) jMock
13 63 (2.46%) Sonatype Nexus
14 47 (1.83%) SoapUI
15 45 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 45 (1.76%) Cucumber
16 37 (1.44%) Bitbucket
17 28 (1.09%) Jasmine
17 28 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
18 26 (1.01%) EasyMock
General
1 607 (23.68%) Finance
2 309 (12.06%) Retail
3 297 (11.59%) Banking
4 176 (6.87%) Marketing
5 144 (5.62%) Investment Banking
6 125 (4.88%) Retail Banking
7 106 (4.14%) Publishing
8 79 (3.08%) Telecoms
9 76 (2.97%) Games
10 54 (2.11%) Back Office
11 48 (1.87%) Advertising
12 42 (1.64%) Manufacturing
13 39 (1.52%) Financial Institution
13 39 (1.52%) Legal
14 38 (1.48%) Front Office
15 29 (1.13%) Music Industry
16 28 (1.09%) Electronics
17 21 (0.82%) Automotive
18 14 (0.55%) German Language
18 14 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 1586 (61.88%) Developer
2 1376 (53.69%) Java Developer
3 420 (16.39%) Senior Developer
4 393 (15.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 258 (10.07%) Architect
6 226 (8.82%) J2EE Developer
6 226 (8.82%) Java Engineer
7 219 (8.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 179 (6.98%) Software Engineer
9 140 (5.46%) Graduate
10 126 (4.92%) Junior
11 120 (4.68%) Java Software Engineer
12 118 (4.60%) Junior Developer
13 116 (4.53%) Software Developer
14 110 (4.29%) Graduate Developer
14 110 (4.29%) Junior Java Developer
15 104 (4.06%) Graduate Java Developer
16 103 (4.02%) Oracle Developer
17 99 (3.86%) JavaScript Developer
18 96 (3.75%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1279 (49.90%) Spring
2 803 (31.33%) Hibernate
3 708 (27.62%) HTML
4 693 (27.04%) Web Services
5 580 (22.63%) XML
6 516 (20.13%) CSS
7 447 (17.44%) REST
8 415 (16.19%) AngularJS
9 371 (14.48%) SOAP
10 311 (12.13%) JMS
11 297 (11.59%) JSP
11 297 (11.59%) RESTful
12 282 (11.00%) .NET
13 245 (9.56%) Java EE
14 234 (9.13%) JPA
15 217 (8.47%) JSON
16 208 (8.12%) HTML5
17 205 (8.00%) jQuery
18 198 (7.73%) JDBC
19 194 (7.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 294 (11.47%) Computer Science
2 191 (7.45%) Greenfield Project
3 119 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
4 100 (3.90%) Fintech
5 96 (3.75%) User Experience
6 85 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
7 77 (3.00%) iPad
8 64 (2.50%) Algorithms
8 64 (2.50%) Mobile App
9 40 (1.56%) Reference Data
10 36 (1.40%) Management Information System
11 33 (1.29%) Digital Currency
12 29 (1.13%) Client/Server
13 27 (1.05%) Bitcoin
14 25 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 24 (0.94%) Data Structures
16 23 (0.90%) Online Games
17 22 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
18 21 (0.82%) Virtual Team
19 18 (0.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 450 (17.56%) Linux
2 353 (13.77%) Unix
3 117 (4.56%) Windows
4 70 (2.73%) Android
5 58 (2.26%) Apple iOS
6 25 (0.98%) AIX
7 21 (0.82%) Solaris
8 14 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.47%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.39%) zOS
11 7 (0.27%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.23%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.16%) HPUX
15 3 (0.12%) SUSE
16 2 (0.078%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.078%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.078%) VMS
16 2 (0.078%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1339 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
2 560 (21.85%) TDD
3 487 (19.00%) Scrum
4 478 (18.65%) MVC
5 477 (18.61%) Software Engineering
6 474 (18.49%) OO
7 384 (14.98%) E-Commerce
8 353 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
9 299 (11.67%) SDLC
10 270 (10.53%) Unit Testing
11 264 (10.30%) BDD
12 239 (9.33%) SOA
13 226 (8.82%) Microservices
14 178 (6.94%) Test Automation
15 176 (6.87%) Multithreading
16 172 (6.71%) DevOps
17 158 (6.16%) UML
18 148 (5.77%) OOP
19 146 (5.70%) CRM
19 146 (5.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2420 (94.42%) Java
2 982 (38.31%) SQL
3 845 (32.97%) JavaScript
4 265 (10.34%) Python
5 249 (9.72%) PL/SQL
6 183 (7.14%) C#
7 166 (6.48%) C++
8 128 (4.99%) Shell Script
9 115 (4.49%) Perl
10 107 (4.17%) PHP
11 82 (3.20%) Scala
12 81 (3.16%) Bash Shell
13 62 (2.42%) C
13 62 (2.42%) Ruby
14 43 (1.68%) Groovy
15 38 (1.48%) VB
16 34 (1.33%) ES6
17 28 (1.09%) VBA
18 22 (0.86%) PowerShell
18 22 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 441 (17.21%) Degree
2 147 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 128 (4.99%) Security Cleared
4 76 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 30 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
6 25 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 24 (0.94%) Sun Certification
8 23 (0.90%) PhD
9 13 (0.51%) PMI Certification
10 12 (0.47%) Master's Degree
11 11 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.43%) OCP
11 11 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
12 7 (0.27%) OCPJP
13 6 (0.23%) CISM
13 6 (0.23%) ISEB
14 5 (0.20%) CISSP
14 5 (0.20%) PMP
15 4 (0.16%) ISTQB
16 2 (0.078%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (5.46%) QA
2 63 (2.46%) SLA
3 6 (0.23%) COBIT
3 6 (0.23%) PMO
3 6 (0.23%) SEPA
4 2 (0.078%) MiFID
5 1 (0.039%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.039%) HIPAA
System Software
1 86 (3.36%) Docker
2 48 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 7 (0.27%) HDFS
6 7 (0.27%) vSphere
7 6 (0.23%) Sendmail
8 5 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.20%) NFS
9 4 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.12%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.12%) KVM
10 3 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.078%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.039%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.039%) Dovecot
12 1 (0.039%) etcd
12 1 (0.039%) Oracle Clusterware
12 1 (0.039%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (1.25%) Puppet
2 29 (1.13%) Tivoli
3 26 (1.01%) Ansible
4 17 (0.66%) Nagios
5 16 (0.62%) Terraform
5 16 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 13 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.51%) Packer
7 10 (0.39%) Mesos
7 10 (0.39%) MOM
8 9 (0.35%) CloudHub
9 8 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (0.31%) TeamSite
10 6 (0.23%) Kubernetes
11 5 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 5 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.16%) Kibana
12 4 (0.16%) logstash
13 3 (0.12%) Control-M
14 2 (0.078%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 839 (32.74%) Oracle
2 176 (6.87%) hybris
3 165 (6.44%) IBM
4 139 (5.42%) SAP
5 104 (4.06%) Microsoft
6 103 (4.02%) TIBCO
7 64 (2.50%) Cognizant
8 63 (2.46%) Tableau
9 37 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
10 33 (1.29%) ATG
11 32 (1.25%) Sybase
12 24 (0.94%) HP
12 24 (0.94%) Sun
13 23 (0.90%) Adobe
13 23 (0.90%) Informatica
14 22 (0.86%) BroadVision
15 21 (0.82%) PayPal
15 21 (0.82%) Red Hat
16 20 (0.78%) webMethods
17 19 (0.74%) MuleSoft