Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 331 285 241
Rank change year-on-year -46 -44 -22
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1,266 1,856 2,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.97% 1.19% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 2.97% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,092 1,513 1,850
England median annual salary £75,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.43% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £30,450
90th Percentile £122,500 £95,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +26.09% +10.58% -0.95%

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 48,466 62,465 66,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.22% 40.21% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40,139 52,129 55,142
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 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +49 786 £85,000 +21.43% 47
South East -97 246 £55,000 +4.76% 30
Midlands -22 89 £47,500 -9.52% 17
North of England -107 55 £55,000 +10.00% 12
East of England +26 50 £57,500 +27.78% 6
West Midlands +26 49 £46,250 -5.13% 12
East Midlands -8 41 £48,750 -18.75% 5
South West -77 40 £50,000 +11.11% 8
North West -60 35 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire -24 20 £40,000 -20.00% 9
North East -1 1 £100,000 +100.00% 2
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 1,201 (94.87%) Java
2 677 (53.48%) Agile Software Development
3 552 (43.60%) Web Services
4 548 (43.29%) Software Engineering
5 524 (41.39%) SQL
6 468 (36.97%) Spring
7 467 (36.89%) Finance
8 454 (35.86%) AWS
9 407 (32.15%) Microservices
10 397 (31.36%) JavaScript
11 364 (28.75%) Oracle
12 340 (26.86%) Asset Management
13 286 (22.59%) Python
14 269 (21.25%) Front Office
15 263 (20.77%) Fixed Income
16 256 (20.22%) XML
17 225 (17.77%) HTML
18 211 (16.67%) Equities
19 203 (16.03%) Derivative
20 195 (15.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 190 (15.01%) Relational Database
22 188 (14.85%) Jenkins
23 183 (14.45%) SQL Server
24 181 (14.30%) Hibernate
25 180 (14.22%) OO
25 180 (14.22%) Mentoring
26 175 (13.82%) Linux
27 173 (13.67%) Maven
27 173 (13.67%) DevOps
28 171 (13.51%) 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
1 108 (8.53%) Tomcat
2 68 (5.37%) Oracle Workflow
3 67 (5.29%) JBoss
4 50 (3.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 50 (3.95%) WebSphere
5 45 (3.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 43 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
7 39 (3.08%) Apache
8 34 (2.69%) Apache Solr
9 33 (2.61%) CMS
9 33 (2.61%) WebLogic
10 32 (2.53%) SharePoint
11 21 (1.66%) Apache Spark
12 19 (1.50%) Confluence
13 17 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
14 16 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (0.95%) Mule ESB
16 11 (0.87%) Mule
17 10 (0.79%) Headless CMS
18 6 (0.47%) Anypoint
Applications
1 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.47%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 57 (4.50%) thinkFolio
2 46 (3.63%) SAP Hybris
3 39 (3.08%) Markit EDM
4 37 (2.92%) Front Arena
5 32 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
5 32 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 24 (1.90%) Magento
7 23 (1.82%) SDL Web 8
8 20 (1.58%) LatentZero
9 17 (1.34%) FINCAD Analytics
10 11 (0.87%) PolarLake
11 10 (0.79%) Summit
12 4 (0.32%) Distributed Ledger
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.32%) SAP ERP
13 1 (0.079%) Documaker
13 1 (0.079%) Oracle Applications
13 1 (0.079%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 454 (35.86%) AWS
2 139 (10.98%) Azure
3 117 (9.24%) Amazon EC2
4 111 (8.77%) Amazon S3
5 86 (6.79%) Serverless
6 76 (6.00%) AWS Lambda
7 74 (5.85%) Amazon SQS
7 74 (5.85%) SaaS
8 69 (5.45%) OpenShift
9 46 (3.63%) Amazon ECS
10 39 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
11 38 (3.00%) GCP
12 32 (2.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 32 (2.53%) Dynamics 365
13 25 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
14 23 (1.82%) Power Platform
15 21 (1.66%) AWS Fargate
16 19 (1.50%) Boomi
17 18 (1.42%) GitHub
18 14 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.40%) Internet
2 41 (3.24%) HTTP
3 9 (0.71%) AMQP
3 9 (0.71%) Broadband
4 8 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
4 8 (0.63%) X.509
5 6 (0.47%) FTP
6 4 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.24%) 5G
8 2 (0.16%) Firewall
8 2 (0.16%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.16%) Skype
8 2 (0.16%) SSL
9 1 (0.079%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.079%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.079%) MPLS
9 1 (0.079%) SSH
9 1 (0.079%) VPN
9 1 (0.079%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (15.01%) Relational Database
2 183 (14.45%) SQL Server
3 170 (13.43%) PostgreSQL
4 135 (10.66%) MySQL
5 131 (10.35%) NoSQL
6 126 (9.95%) RDBMS
7 74 (5.85%) Big Data
8 72 (5.69%) Amazon RDS
8 72 (5.69%) MongoDB
9 62 (4.90%) Amazon Aurora
10 53 (4.19%) Amazon Redshift
11 36 (2.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 35 (2.76%) Amazon Athena
13 34 (2.69%) DB2
14 32 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
15 30 (2.37%) Oracle Database
16 23 (1.82%) Endeca
16 23 (1.82%) Power BI
16 23 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 23 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 188 (14.85%) Jenkins
2 173 (13.67%) Maven
3 163 (12.88%) JUnit
4 110 (8.69%) Git (software)
5 82 (6.48%) RStudio
6 75 (5.92%) Artifactory
6 75 (5.92%) Mockito
7 60 (4.74%) Eclipse
8 42 (3.32%) GitLab
8 42 (3.32%) Gradle
9 41 (3.24%) SonarQube
10 35 (2.76%) Subversion
11 32 (2.53%) DbUnit
11 32 (2.53%) JIRA
12 31 (2.45%) jMock
13 27 (2.13%) Ant
14 26 (2.05%) Travis CI
15 25 (1.97%) Selenium
16 23 (1.82%) Bitbucket
17 22 (1.74%) JMeter
General
1 467 (36.89%) Finance
2 269 (21.25%) Front Office
3 112 (8.85%) Banking
4 79 (6.24%) Marketing
5 50 (3.95%) Retail
6 43 (3.40%) Telecoms
7 41 (3.24%) Investment Banking
8 37 (2.92%) Dutch Language
8 37 (2.92%) French Language
8 37 (2.92%) German Language
8 37 (2.92%) Italian Language
8 37 (2.92%) Spanish Language
9 14 (1.11%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.03%) Law
11 12 (0.95%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.95%) Public Sector
12 11 (0.87%) Legal
13 7 (0.55%) Back Office
13 7 (0.55%) Housing Association
13 7 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 815 (64.38%) Developer
2 666 (52.61%) Java Developer
3 231 (18.25%) Senior Developer
4 196 (15.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 155 (12.24%) Software Engineer
6 139 (10.98%) Java Engineer
7 138 (10.90%) Java Software Developer
8 134 (10.58%) J2EE Developer
9 132 (10.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 120 (9.48%) Architect
11 114 (9.00%) Java Software Engineer
12 106 (8.37%) AWS Developer
13 97 (7.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 74 (5.85%) Consultant
15 71 (5.61%) Lead Developer
16 63 (4.98%) AWS Engineer
16 63 (4.98%) Solutions Architect
17 61 (4.82%) Lead Java Developer
18 56 (4.42%) Python Developer
19 52 (4.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 552 (43.60%) Web Services
2 468 (36.97%) Spring
3 256 (20.22%) XML
4 225 (17.77%) HTML
5 181 (14.30%) Hibernate
6 171 (13.51%) J2SE
7 170 (13.43%) SOAP
8 163 (12.88%) REST
9 156 (12.32%) CSS
10 152 (12.01%) AngularJS
11 133 (10.51%) Spring Boot
12 128 (10.11%) .NET
13 117 (9.24%) JMS
14 116 (9.16%) RESTful
15 102 (8.06%) React
16 101 (7.98%) Struts
17 96 (7.58%) JSP
18 94 (7.42%) JSON
19 85 (6.71%) Apache Camel
20 75 (5.92%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 263 (20.77%) Fixed Income
2 211 (16.67%) Equities
3 203 (16.03%) Derivative
4 195 (15.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 162 (12.80%) Greenfield Project
6 86 (6.79%) Hedge funds
7 72 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (4.42%) Reference Data
8 56 (4.42%) Virtual Team
9 43 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
10 38 (3.00%) Public Cloud
11 33 (2.61%) iPad
11 33 (2.61%) Pricing Data
12 29 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
13 26 (2.05%) Data Centre
14 23 (1.82%) Credit Risk
14 23 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
15 21 (1.66%) Mobile App
16 20 (1.58%) User Experience
17 14 (1.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 175 (13.82%) Linux
2 91 (7.19%) Unix
3 68 (5.37%) Windows
4 37 (2.92%) Android
5 29 (2.29%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.11%) Solaris
7 13 (1.03%) AIX
8 10 (0.79%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.47%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.47%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.079%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (53.48%) Agile Software Development
2 548 (43.29%) Software Engineering
3 407 (32.15%) Microservices
4 340 (26.86%) Asset Management
5 180 (14.22%) Mentoring
5 180 (14.22%) OO
6 173 (13.67%) DevOps
7 163 (12.88%) Analytics
8 160 (12.64%) TDD
9 143 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
10 127 (10.03%) E-Commerce
10 127 (10.03%) Scrum
11 122 (9.64%) MVC
12 113 (8.93%) Computer Science
13 110 (8.69%) Workflow
14 94 (7.42%) SOA
15 88 (6.95%) Fintech
16 84 (6.64%) OOP
17 80 (6.32%) BDD
18 71 (5.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,201 (94.87%) Java
2 524 (41.39%) SQL
3 397 (31.36%) JavaScript
4 286 (22.59%) Python
5 165 (13.03%) R
6 145 (11.45%) C#
7 93 (7.35%) C++
8 69 (5.45%) Java 8
9 35 (2.76%) Ruby
10 29 (2.29%) PL/SQL
11 28 (2.21%) C
11 28 (2.21%) Scala
12 22 (1.74%) Bash Shell
12 22 (1.74%) PHP
13 20 (1.58%) Bourne shell
13 20 (1.58%) Korn
14 19 (1.50%) Groovy
15 17 (1.34%) Java 9
15 17 (1.34%) Shell Script
15 17 (1.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 149 (11.77%) Degree
2 83 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 41 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 40 (3.16%) DV Cleared
5 27 (2.13%) Master's Degree
6 18 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.79%) PhD
8 6 (0.47%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.16%) CCNA
10 2 (0.16%) CCNP
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.16%) MCSE
10 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.079%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.29%) Data Quality
2 27 (2.13%) QA
3 13 (1.03%) GDPR
4 12 (0.95%) SLA
5 7 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 164 (12.95%) Docker
2 30 (2.37%) Active Directory
3 24 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (1.90%) vSphere
4 3 (0.24%) HDFS
5 1 (0.079%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.079%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 138 (10.90%) Kubernetes
2 102 (8.06%) Terraform
3 53 (4.19%) Ansible
4 25 (1.97%) Puppet
5 24 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.26%) Kibana
7 10 (0.79%) Istio
7 10 (0.79%) Knative
7 10 (0.79%) Salt
8 9 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (0.47%) logstash
10 3 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.079%) CloudHub
11 1 (0.079%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.079%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 364 (28.75%) Oracle
2 106 (8.37%) SAP
3 78 (6.16%) Microsoft
4 70 (5.53%) Salesforce.com
5 59 (4.66%) IBM
6 57 (4.50%) Charles River
6 57 (4.50%) SimCorp
7 53 (4.19%) MuleSoft
8 50 (3.95%) Adobe
9 47 (3.71%) hybris
10 45 (3.55%) Sybase
11 42 (3.32%) WorldPay
12 38 (3.00%) TIBCO
13 37 (2.92%) Calypso
14 32 (2.53%) Google
15 29 (2.29%) Splunk
16 26 (2.05%) VMware
17 24 (1.90%) Elastic Path
17 24 (1.90%) ForgeRock
18 23 (1.82%) Bloomberg