Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 222 187
Rank change year-on-year -20 -35 -45
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2,353 2,519 3,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.45% 1.58% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.53% 3.88% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,941 2,028 2,943
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 66,750 64,851 73,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.01% 40.71% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 56,085 55,527 64,079
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +17 1,073 £67,500 +8.00% 141
South East -13 548 £52,500 - 53
North of England -35 287 £50,000 - 43
North West -6 192 £50,000 -4.76% 25
East of England -56 181 £45,000 -10.00% 13
South West -66 134 £46,500 -2.11% 16
Midlands -62 126 £47,500 +18.75% 31
West Midlands -30 81 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Yorkshire -55 81 £50,000 +8.70% 16
East Midlands -48 45 £70,000 +75.00% 24
North East -16 14 £60,000 +33.33% 2
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 2,253 (95.75%) Java
2 1,297 (55.12%) Agile Software Development
3 1,070 (45.47%) Spring
4 805 (34.21%) Web Services
5 762 (32.38%) JavaScript
6 751 (31.92%) Software Engineering
7 679 (28.86%) SQL
8 646 (27.45%) Oracle
9 636 (27.03%) Finance
10 622 (26.43%) HTML
11 595 (25.29%) Hibernate
12 588 (24.99%) TDD
13 514 (21.84%) CSS
14 510 (21.67%) XML
15 504 (21.42%) Microservices
16 448 (19.04%) AngularJS
17 437 (18.57%) Scrum
18 413 (17.55%) Continuous Integration
19 400 (17.00%) Amazon AWS
20 382 (16.23%) DevOps
21 366 (15.55%) REST
22 352 (14.96%) Degree
23 349 (14.83%) OO
24 343 (14.58%) Linux
25 341 (14.49%) MVC
25 341 (14.49%) RESTful
26 340 (14.45%) Docker
27 323 (13.73%) SOAP
28 307 (13.05%) Maven
29 305 (12.96%) Java EE

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
1 236 (10.03%) WebSphere
2 215 (9.14%) Tomcat
3 190 (8.07%) JBoss
4 183 (7.78%) Apache
5 154 (6.54%) WebLogic
6 98 (4.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 87 (3.70%) CMS
8 61 (2.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 55 (2.34%) Apache Spark
10 51 (2.17%) Apache Solr
11 46 (1.95%) WildFly
12 42 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
12 42 (1.78%) nginx
13 40 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
14 35 (1.49%) Confluence
14 35 (1.49%) MQSeries
15 31 (1.32%) Mule
16 25 (1.06%) GlassFish
16 25 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
17 23 (0.98%) Ethereum
Applications
1 14 (0.59%) MS Visio
2 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.042%) Blender
5 1 (0.042%) HipChat
5 1 (0.042%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 49 (2.08%) SAP Hybris
2 29 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
3 25 (1.06%) SAP ERP
4 17 (0.72%) Ripple
5 12 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
6 11 (0.47%) Magento
7 8 (0.34%) Infor M3
7 8 (0.34%) SDL Web 8
8 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.17%) Ripple XRP
10 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.13%) Temenos T24
11 2 (0.085%) Fredhopper
11 2 (0.085%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 400 (17.00%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (2.21%) SaaS
4 45 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
5 41 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 40 (1.70%) Amazon S3
7 31 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 29 (1.23%) Force.com
9 25 (1.06%) PaaS
10 23 (0.98%) GitHub
11 19 (0.81%) Boomi
12 15 (0.64%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 14 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (0.59%) IaaS
14 12 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
15 10 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 8 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.34%) Serverless
17 6 (0.25%) OpenShift
17 6 (0.25%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 84 (3.57%) HTTP
2 68 (2.89%) Internet
3 41 (1.74%) SSL
4 35 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 23 (0.98%) SSH
6 16 (0.68%) DNS
7 14 (0.59%) AMQP
8 13 (0.55%) Firewall
9 9 (0.38%) PuTTY
10 7 (0.30%) DHCP
10 7 (0.30%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.30%) SAN
11 5 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.17%) Broadband
12 4 (0.17%) SMS
13 3 (0.13%) NAS
13 3 (0.13%) SMTP
13 3 (0.13%) Software-Defined Networking
14 2 (0.085%) Skype
14 2 (0.085%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (12.03%) Relational Database
2 253 (10.75%) MySQL
3 180 (7.65%) SQL Server
4 174 (7.39%) RDBMS
5 143 (6.08%) NoSQL
6 136 (5.78%) Oracle Database
7 125 (5.31%) Big Data
8 118 (5.01%) MongoDB
9 116 (4.93%) PostgreSQL
10 76 (3.23%) Hadoop
11 71 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
12 51 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
13 47 (2.00%) DB2
14 43 (1.83%) Blockchain
15 40 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
16 33 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
17 29 (1.23%) GIS
18 25 (1.06%) Endeca
19 19 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
20 16 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 307 (13.05%) Maven
2 269 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 237 (10.07%) Jenkins
4 219 (9.31%) JUnit
5 150 (6.37%) Subversion
6 149 (6.33%) JIRA
7 125 (5.31%) Selenium
8 116 (4.93%) Ant
9 98 (4.16%) Eclipse
10 82 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 78 (3.31%) Vagrant
12 72 (3.06%) Cucumber
13 71 (3.02%) Mockito
14 63 (2.68%) Gradle
15 51 (2.17%) Hudson
16 35 (1.49%) TeamCity
17 27 (1.15%) SoapUI
18 23 (0.98%) Travis CI
19 22 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
20 19 (0.81%) Bitbucket
General
1 636 (27.03%) Finance
2 217 (9.22%) Banking
3 141 (5.99%) Advertising
4 121 (5.14%) Retail
5 99 (4.21%) Front Office
6 94 (3.99%) Marketing
7 37 (1.57%) Games
8 36 (1.53%) Telecoms
9 33 (1.40%) Investment Banking
10 32 (1.36%) Back Office
11 31 (1.32%) Law
12 23 (0.98%) French Language
13 16 (0.68%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.64%) Electronics
14 15 (0.64%) Legal
15 14 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.55%) German Language
17 11 (0.47%) Billing
18 10 (0.42%) Retail Banking
19 8 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,521 (64.64%) Developer
2 1,359 (57.76%) Java Developer
3 381 (16.19%) Senior Developer
4 363 (15.43%) Java Engineer
5 362 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 307 (13.05%) Software Engineer
7 277 (11.77%) J2EE Developer
8 276 (11.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 249 (10.58%) Architect
10 238 (10.11%) Java Software Engineer
11 191 (8.12%) Java Software Developer
12 150 (6.37%) Lead Developer
13 138 (5.86%) Lead Java Developer
14 137 (5.82%) Software Developer
15 127 (5.40%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 125 (5.31%) Graduate
17 119 (5.06%) J2EE Software Engineer
18 117 (4.97%) Graduate Developer
19 113 (4.80%) Graduate Java Developer
20 109 (4.63%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,070 (45.47%) Spring
2 805 (34.21%) Web Services
3 622 (26.43%) HTML
4 595 (25.29%) Hibernate
5 514 (21.84%) CSS
6 510 (21.67%) XML
7 448 (19.04%) AngularJS
8 366 (15.55%) REST
9 341 (14.49%) RESTful
10 323 (13.73%) SOAP
11 305 (12.96%) Java EE
12 268 (11.39%) React
13 257 (10.92%) JSP
14 240 (10.20%) JMS
15 220 (9.35%) J2SE
16 199 (8.46%) jQuery
17 189 (8.03%) JSON
18 185 (7.86%) Struts
19 180 (7.65%) HTML5
20 172 (7.31%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 250 (10.62%) Computer Science
2 218 (9.26%) Greenfield Project
3 155 (6.59%) Fintech
4 114 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 98 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
6 72 (3.06%) User Experience
7 70 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
8 67 (2.85%) Hedge funds
9 48 (2.04%) Algorithms
10 47 (2.00%) Mobile App
11 27 (1.15%) Data Structures
11 27 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
12 26 (1.10%) Digital Currency
12 26 (1.10%) Virtual Team
13 21 (0.89%) Data Centre
14 20 (0.85%) DataPower
14 20 (0.85%) Management Information System
15 19 (0.81%) Equities
16 18 (0.76%) iPad
17 17 (0.72%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 343 (14.58%) Linux
2 219 (9.31%) Unix
3 129 (5.48%) Windows
4 40 (1.70%) Android
5 35 (1.49%) Solaris
6 34 (1.44%) Windows Server
7 33 (1.40%) Apple iOS
8 32 (1.36%) AIX
9 20 (0.85%) Mac OS
10 14 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.47%) HPUX
12 7 (0.30%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.25%) CoreOS
14 5 (0.21%) Amazon Linux
14 5 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.17%) CentOS
15 4 (0.17%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.13%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.085%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,297 (55.12%) Agile Software Development
2 751 (31.92%) Software Engineering
3 588 (24.99%) TDD
4 504 (21.42%) Microservices
5 437 (18.57%) Scrum
6 413 (17.55%) Continuous Integration
7 382 (16.23%) DevOps
8 349 (14.83%) OO
9 341 (14.49%) MVC
10 289 (12.28%) E-Commerce
11 264 (11.22%) SOA
12 257 (10.92%) Mentoring
13 254 (10.79%) BDD
14 237 (10.07%) SDLC
15 219 (9.31%) Open Source
16 191 (8.12%) Test Automation
17 175 (7.44%) Unit Testing
18 156 (6.63%) Multithreading
19 150 (6.37%) Pair Programming
20 148 (6.29%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2,253 (95.75%) Java
2 762 (32.38%) JavaScript
3 679 (28.86%) SQL
4 275 (11.69%) Python
5 245 (10.41%) Java 8
6 174 (7.39%) PHP
7 146 (6.20%) C#
8 144 (6.12%) PL/SQL
9 127 (5.40%) C++
10 77 (3.27%) C
11 72 (3.06%) Scala
11 72 (3.06%) Shell Script
12 71 (3.02%) Ruby
13 66 (2.80%) Groovy
14 45 (1.91%) Bash Shell
14 45 (1.91%) Perl
15 44 (1.87%) R
16 30 (1.27%) Go
17 25 (1.06%) Apex Code
18 24 (1.02%) XPath
Qualifications
1 352 (14.96%) Degree
2 133 (5.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 78 (3.31%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.66%) SC Cleared
5 34 (1.44%) DV Cleared
6 27 (1.15%) Master's Degree
7 16 (0.68%) Sun Certification
8 13 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
9 11 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.38%) AWS Certification
11 8 (0.34%) CISSP
12 6 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
13 5 (0.21%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.17%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.17%) MBA
15 3 (0.13%) PMP
16 2 (0.085%) ISEB
16 2 (0.085%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (0.085%) Oracle Certification
16 2 (0.085%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (4.38%) QA
2 19 (0.81%) SLA
3 9 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.21%) GDPR
5 5 (0.21%) PA-DSS
6 4 (0.17%) PMO
6 4 (0.17%) SEPA
7 2 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.085%) PSD2
7 2 (0.085%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.042%) GCP
System Software
1 340 (14.45%) Docker
2 46 (1.95%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (0.72%) vSphere
4 8 (0.34%) HDFS
5 4 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.085%) IAG
7 2 (0.085%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.085%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.042%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 137 (5.82%) Terraform
2 86 (3.65%) Ansible
3 74 (3.14%) Kubernetes
4 70 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
5 67 (2.85%) Puppet
6 21 (0.89%) logstash
7 16 (0.68%) Rancher
8 12 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 11 (0.47%) CA Wily
9 11 (0.47%) Prometheus
9 11 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
11 7 (0.30%) Control-M
12 6 (0.25%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.21%) CA Service Virtualization
13 5 (0.21%) HP ALM
13 5 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.21%) OpenView
13 5 (0.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 4 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 646 (27.45%) Oracle
2 118 (5.01%) Microsoft
3 117 (4.97%) Google
4 97 (4.12%) IBM
4 97 (4.12%) SAP
5 89 (3.78%) hybris
6 58 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
7 50 (2.12%) MuleSoft
8 49 (2.08%) Adobe
9 27 (1.15%) Splunk
10 26 (1.10%) VMware
11 25 (1.06%) HP
12 22 (0.93%) Dynatrace
12 22 (0.93%) Pardot
13 20 (0.85%) Informatica
13 20 (0.85%) ServiceNow
13 20 (0.85%) Sybase
14 19 (0.81%) CA
15 18 (0.76%) Capita
16 17 (0.72%) ATG