Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK > England
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 303 304 241
Rank change year-on-year +1 -63 -34
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1,342 1,663 2,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.07% 1.10% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.81% 2.76% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,204 1,363 1,878
England median annual salary £85,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.83% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £135,000 £94,750 £86,250
UK median annual salary £85,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +47.83% +4.55% +4.76%

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 47,749 60,247 67,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.24% 39.78% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39,868 50,117 56,784
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 5 December 2019.

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 5 December 2019. 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 +101 929 £95,000 +35.71% 52
South East -93 207 £57,500 +4.55% 24
East of England +55 69 £57,500 +4.55% 9
Midlands -54 56 £51,500 -10.43% 9
North of England -39 48 £60,000 +20.00% 17
South West -85 37 £50,000 +11.11% 5
West Midlands -2 32 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Yorkshire +23 26 £62,500 +13.64% 8
East Midlands -55 25 £52,500 -12.50% 5
North West -7 21 £60,000 +20.00% 8
North East +6 1 £45,000 - 1
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, IT jobs citing J2EE 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 England region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 1,275 (95.01%) Java
2 781 (58.20%) Agile Software Development
3 692 (51.56%) Web Services
4 673 (50.15%) Software Engineering
5 661 (49.25%) Finance
6 616 (45.90%) AWS
7 497 (37.03%) SQL
7 497 (37.03%) Asset Management
8 494 (36.81%) Microservices
9 472 (35.17%) JavaScript
10 417 (31.07%) Spring
11 415 (30.92%) Python
12 393 (29.28%) Front Office
13 389 (28.99%) Fixed Income
14 349 (26.01%) Oracle
15 319 (23.77%) Derivative
16 315 (23.47%) Equities
17 292 (21.76%) Banking
18 267 (19.90%) C#
19 261 (19.45%) Mentoring
20 256 (19.08%) Analytics
21 247 (18.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 225 (16.77%) PostgreSQL
22 225 (16.77%) Azure
23 224 (16.69%) XML
24 209 (15.57%) Jenkins
25 197 (14.68%) R
26 193 (14.38%) Artificial Intelligence
27 189 (14.08%) SQL Server
28 186 (13.86%) J2SE

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
1 126 (9.39%) Tomcat
2 65 (4.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 59 (4.40%) JBoss
3 59 (4.40%) Oracle Workflow
4 45 (3.35%) WebLogic
5 43 (3.20%) WebSphere
6 39 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 37 (2.76%) CMS
8 34 (2.53%) Apache
9 26 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
10 21 (1.56%) Confluence
11 20 (1.49%) Headless CMS
12 19 (1.42%) Apache Solr
12 19 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
12 19 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (1.19%) Apache Spark
13 16 (1.19%) Mule
13 16 (1.19%) SharePoint
14 13 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
15 12 (0.89%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.15%) SPSS
5 1 (0.075%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 71 (5.29%) FINCAD Analytics
2 57 (4.25%) thinkFolio
3 39 (2.91%) SAP Hybris
4 30 (2.24%) Markit EDM
5 29 (2.16%) LatentZero
6 28 (2.09%) Front Arena
7 16 (1.19%) Magento
8 15 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
8 15 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
8 15 (1.12%) SDL Web 8
9 11 (0.82%) Documaker
9 11 (0.82%) PolarLake
10 10 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
11 9 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
12 7 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
13 4 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
14 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
15 1 (0.075%) Oracle Payables
15 1 (0.075%) R3 Corda
15 1 (0.075%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 616 (45.90%) AWS
2 225 (16.77%) Azure
3 162 (12.07%) GCP
4 100 (7.45%) Amazon S3
5 86 (6.41%) Amazon EC2
6 74 (5.51%) SaaS
7 73 (5.44%) Serverless
8 61 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
9 55 (4.10%) Amazon ECS
10 53 (3.95%) AWS Lambda
11 50 (3.73%) OpenShift
12 40 (2.98%) Boomi
13 29 (2.16%) AWS Fargate
14 28 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
15 27 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
16 23 (1.71%) Power Platform
17 20 (1.49%) Apigee
18 15 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
18 15 (1.12%) GitHub
19 13 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 55 (4.10%) HTTP
2 41 (3.06%) Internet
3 19 (1.42%) X.509
4 7 (0.52%) SSL
5 6 (0.45%) AMQP
5 6 (0.45%) FTP
6 5 (0.37%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.22%) DNS
8 2 (0.15%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.15%) Skype
9 1 (0.075%) 5G
9 1 (0.075%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.075%) SAN
9 1 (0.075%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (16.77%) PostgreSQL
2 189 (14.08%) SQL Server
3 174 (12.97%) Relational Database
4 158 (11.77%) MySQL
5 131 (9.76%) RDBMS
6 107 (7.97%) Big Data
7 101 (7.53%) NoSQL
8 100 (7.45%) Amazon Aurora
9 92 (6.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 88 (6.56%) Amazon Athena
11 60 (4.47%) MongoDB
12 55 (4.10%) Amazon RDS
13 38 (2.83%) DB2
14 28 (2.09%) Amazon Redshift
15 25 (1.86%) Oracle Database
15 25 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 24 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 23 (1.71%) Power BI
18 18 (1.34%) Oracle ODI
19 16 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 209 (15.57%) Jenkins
2 159 (11.85%) JUnit
3 154 (11.48%) Maven
4 125 (9.31%) Git (software)
5 96 (7.15%) RStudio
6 80 (5.96%) Mockito
7 78 (5.81%) Eclipse
8 59 (4.40%) Gradle
9 53 (3.95%) Artifactory
10 52 (3.87%) Subversion
11 45 (3.35%) Ant
12 43 (3.20%) JIRA
13 40 (2.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 31 (2.31%) GitLab
15 30 (2.24%) SonarQube
16 28 (2.09%) TeamCity
17 24 (1.79%) Selenium
18 20 (1.49%) Spock
19 19 (1.42%) Cucumber
19 19 (1.42%) Vagrant
General
1 661 (49.25%) Finance
2 393 (29.28%) Front Office
3 292 (21.76%) Banking
4 86 (6.41%) Retail
5 85 (6.33%) Marketing
6 65 (4.84%) Investment Banking
7 30 (2.24%) French Language
8 28 (2.09%) Dutch Language
8 28 (2.09%) German Language
8 28 (2.09%) Italian Language
8 28 (2.09%) Spanish Language
9 27 (2.01%) Telecoms
10 24 (1.79%) Manufacturing
11 19 (1.42%) Financial Institution
12 16 (1.19%) Billing
12 16 (1.19%) Public Sector
13 11 (0.82%) Electronics
13 11 (0.82%) Legal
14 5 (0.37%) Back Office
14 5 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 801 (59.69%) Developer
2 686 (51.12%) Java Developer
3 261 (19.45%) Senior Developer
4 239 (17.81%) Software Engineer
5 230 (17.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 219 (16.32%) Java Engineer
7 195 (14.53%) Java Software Developer
7 195 (14.53%) Java Software Engineer
8 164 (12.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 143 (10.66%) J2EE Developer
10 142 (10.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 136 (10.13%) AWS Developer
12 119 (8.87%) Architect
13 104 (7.75%) AWS Engineer
14 98 (7.30%) AWS Software Engineer
15 88 (6.56%) Development Manager
16 74 (5.51%) Lead Developer
17 66 (4.92%) Python Developer
18 65 (4.84%) Lead Java Developer
19 61 (4.55%) J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 692 (51.56%) Web Services
2 417 (31.07%) Spring
3 224 (16.69%) XML
4 186 (13.86%) J2SE
5 173 (12.89%) HTML
6 167 (12.44%) REST
7 165 (12.30%) .NET
8 149 (11.10%) SOAP
9 146 (10.88%) Spring Boot
10 143 (10.66%) Hibernate
11 138 (10.28%) React
12 123 (9.17%) CSS
13 121 (9.02%) AngularJS
14 104 (7.75%) JMS
15 103 (7.68%) Struts
16 96 (7.15%) JDBC
17 94 (7.00%) JSON
18 92 (6.86%) RESTful
19 85 (6.33%) Node.js
20 83 (6.18%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 389 (28.99%) Fixed Income
2 319 (23.77%) Derivative
3 315 (23.47%) Equities
4 247 (18.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 180 (13.41%) Hedge funds
6 152 (11.33%) Greenfield Project
7 82 (6.11%) Equity Derivative
8 72 (5.37%) Reference Data
9 70 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
10 68 (5.07%) Pricing Data
11 55 (4.10%) Exotic Derivative
12 54 (4.02%) Cloud Native
13 52 (3.87%) iPad
14 49 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
14 49 (3.65%) Virtual Team
15 37 (2.76%) Public Cloud
16 35 (2.61%) Blog
17 34 (2.53%) AS400
18 31 (2.31%) Mobile App
19 24 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 154 (11.48%) Linux
2 82 (6.11%) Unix
3 70 (5.22%) Android
4 63 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 53 (3.95%) Windows
6 13 (0.97%) Solaris
7 9 (0.67%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.60%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.37%) AIX
10 1 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.075%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.075%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.075%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 781 (58.20%) Agile Software Development
2 673 (50.15%) Software Engineering
3 497 (37.03%) Asset Management
4 494 (36.81%) Microservices
5 261 (19.45%) Mentoring
6 256 (19.08%) Analytics
7 193 (14.38%) Artificial Intelligence
8 165 (12.30%) TDD
9 164 (12.22%) Investment Management
10 152 (11.33%) DevOps
11 149 (11.10%) Performance Management
12 145 (10.80%) Scrum
13 140 (10.43%) OO
14 132 (9.84%) E-Commerce
15 122 (9.09%) Data Analytics
16 120 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
17 114 (8.49%) Computer Science
17 114 (8.49%) Migration
18 110 (8.20%) Decision-Making
19 109 (8.12%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1,275 (95.01%) Java
2 497 (37.03%) SQL
3 472 (35.17%) JavaScript
4 415 (30.92%) Python
5 267 (19.90%) C#
6 197 (14.68%) R
7 162 (12.07%) C++
8 99 (7.38%) Java 8
9 64 (4.77%) Kotlin
10 39 (2.91%) PL/SQL
11 36 (2.68%) RPG
11 36 (2.68%) Scala
12 31 (2.31%) Ruby
13 28 (2.09%) Groovy
14 27 (2.01%) Java 9
15 17 (1.27%) C
16 15 (1.12%) Perl
17 14 (1.04%) PHP
18 13 (0.97%) T-SQL
19 12 (0.89%) Korn
Qualifications
1 136 (10.13%) Degree
2 72 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 44 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (1.94%) DV Cleared
5 24 (1.79%) SC Cleared
6 22 (1.64%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.22%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.15%) CFA
10 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.15%) PMP
10 2 (0.15%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.075%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.075%) MBA
11 1 (0.075%) PhD
11 1 (0.075%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.09%) Data Quality
2 22 (1.64%) QA
3 16 (1.19%) GDPR
4 13 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 141 (10.51%) Docker
2 22 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.82%) vSphere
4 2 (0.15%) HDFS
4 2 (0.15%) LXC
5 1 (0.075%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 97 (7.23%) Kubernetes
2 78 (5.81%) Terraform
3 48 (3.58%) Ansible
4 38 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (2.83%) Puppet
5 29 (2.16%) Kibana
6 20 (1.49%) Istio
6 20 (1.49%) Knative
6 20 (1.49%) Salt
7 11 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 9 (0.67%) logstash
9 5 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.075%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 349 (26.01%) Oracle
2 102 (7.60%) Google
2 102 (7.60%) SAP
3 81 (6.04%) Sybase
4 77 (5.74%) IBM
5 74 (5.51%) Bloomberg
6 71 (5.29%) MuleSoft
7 70 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
8 68 (5.07%) Microsoft
9 62 (4.62%) Adobe
10 57 (4.25%) Charles River
10 57 (4.25%) SimCorp
11 53 (3.95%) TIBCO
12 44 (3.28%) hybris
13 40 (2.98%) Dell
13 40 (2.98%) WorldPay
14 38 (2.83%) Splunk
15 29 (2.16%) Eze Castle Integration
16 28 (2.09%) Calypso
17 24 (1.79%) webMethods