Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK > England
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 398 349 265
Rank change year-on-year -49 -84 -29
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 379 1,210 2,020
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.66% 0.92% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 2.45% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 335 1,101 1,747
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +17.39% +15.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £126,250 £112,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% +15.00%

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 23,905 49,471 63,971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.33% 37.63% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20,017 41,123 53,501
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
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 proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in England

J2EE
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing J2EE in England.

Salary trend for J2EE in England

J2EE
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing J2EE in England over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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 13 August 2020. 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 -43 240 £82,500 +3.13% 17
South East 0 48 £61,250 +16.67% 13
South West +103 36 £65,000 +44.44% 5
North of England +130 29 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Midlands +45 21 £50,000 +5.26% 10
North West +104 17 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands +42 15 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Yorkshire +115 9 £48,500 +7.78% 4
West Midlands +64 6 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East of England +60 6 £47,500 -28.30% 1
North East +29 3 £47,500 -52.50% 2
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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.

1 350 (92.35%) Java
2 184 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (41.16%) JavaScript
4 137 (36.15%) Web Services
5 130 (34.30%) SQL
5 130 (34.30%) AWS
6 129 (34.04%) Spring
7 116 (30.61%) Finance
8 109 (28.76%) Software Engineering
9 107 (28.23%) Oracle
10 89 (23.48%) Banking
11 87 (22.96%) PostgreSQL
12 77 (20.32%) Tomcat
12 77 (20.32%) Azure
13 75 (19.79%) Jenkins
14 73 (19.26%) Decision-Making
15 72 (19.00%) Derivative
16 71 (18.73%) Linux
16 71 (18.73%) XML
17 69 (18.21%) HTML
18 68 (17.94%) SOAP
18 68 (17.94%) REST
18 68 (17.94%) DevOps
19 67 (17.68%) Maven
20 66 (17.41%) AngularJS
21 65 (17.15%) Analytics
21 65 (17.15%) Front Office
21 65 (17.15%) Python
22 64 (16.89%) Git (software)
23 61 (16.09%) Continuous Integration

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 77 (20.32%) Tomcat
2 38 (10.03%) Apache
3 20 (5.28%) WebSphere
4 15 (3.96%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (3.96%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.69%) Confluence
6 12 (3.17%) JBoss
7 10 (2.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (2.11%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.85%) nginx
9 7 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (1.58%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (1.58%) WildFly
11 4 (1.06%) Appian
11 4 (1.06%) ColdFusion
11 4 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.79%) IIS
12 3 (0.79%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 37 (9.76%) FINCAD Analytics
2 15 (3.96%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.58%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.79%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 130 (34.30%) AWS
2 77 (20.32%) Azure
3 33 (8.71%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (6.86%) GCP
5 15 (3.96%) Dynamics 365
6 13 (3.43%) SaaS
7 8 (2.11%) Boomi
8 4 (1.06%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (1.06%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.79%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.53%) GitHub
10 2 (0.53%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.53%) PaaS
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.26%) Apigee
11 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.26%) Datadog
11 1 (0.26%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.32%) Skype
2 4 (1.06%) DSL
2 4 (1.06%) Network Security
2 4 (1.06%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (0.79%) Firewall
3 3 (0.79%) SSL
4 2 (0.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (22.96%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (10.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 37 (9.76%) Amazon Athena
4 36 (9.50%) SQL Server
5 31 (8.18%) Relational Database
6 30 (7.92%) RDBMS
7 26 (6.86%) Big Data
8 21 (5.54%) MySQL
9 15 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (3.96%) Hadoop
10 13 (3.43%) MongoDB
11 11 (2.90%) NoSQL
12 10 (2.64%) Apache Hive
12 10 (2.64%) HBase
13 9 (2.37%) Sqoop
14 8 (2.11%) Data Lake
14 8 (2.11%) Oracle Database
14 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (1.58%) Snowflake Schema
16 5 (1.32%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 75 (19.79%) Jenkins
2 67 (17.68%) Maven
3 64 (16.89%) Git (software)
4 51 (13.46%) JUnit
5 33 (8.71%) Mockito
5 33 (8.71%) SonarQube
6 29 (7.65%) DbUnit
6 29 (7.65%) jMock
7 23 (6.07%) JIRA
8 15 (3.96%) Selenium
9 14 (3.69%) Gradle
10 12 (3.17%) Eclipse
11 11 (2.90%) Redmine
12 10 (2.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (2.37%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (2.37%) Subversion
14 7 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
15 6 (1.58%) TeamCity
16 5 (1.32%) CA Release Automation
16 5 (1.32%) HP UFT
General
1 116 (30.61%) Finance
2 89 (23.48%) Banking
3 65 (17.15%) Front Office
4 26 (6.86%) Investment Banking
5 17 (4.49%) Retail
6 13 (3.43%) Public Sector
7 10 (2.64%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.64%) Marketing
8 8 (2.11%) Back Office
8 8 (2.11%) Legal
9 4 (1.06%) German Language
10 3 (0.79%) Games
10 3 (0.79%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Billing
11 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
11 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 212 (55.94%) Developer
2 178 (46.97%) Java Developer
3 60 (15.83%) Senior Developer
4 51 (13.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 39 (10.29%) Java Engineer
6 37 (9.76%) Finance Manager
7 30 (7.92%) Consultant
8 27 (7.12%) Architect
8 27 (7.12%) AWS Developer
9 24 (6.33%) AWS Engineer
9 24 (6.33%) Software Engineer
10 21 (5.54%) Front Office Developer
11 19 (5.01%) Full Stack Developer
11 19 (5.01%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (4.75%) Development Manager
13 15 (3.96%) CRM Consultant
13 15 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
13 15 (3.96%) Functional Consultant
13 15 (3.96%) Java Software Developer
13 15 (3.96%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (36.15%) Web Services
2 129 (34.04%) Spring
3 71 (18.73%) XML
4 69 (18.21%) HTML
5 68 (17.94%) REST
5 68 (17.94%) SOAP
6 66 (17.41%) AngularJS
7 53 (13.98%) Hibernate
7 53 (13.98%) RESTful
8 50 (13.19%) React
9 49 (12.93%) Spring Boot
10 47 (12.40%) CSS
11 43 (11.35%) Apache Camel
12 41 (10.82%) .NET
12 41 (10.82%) JSP
13 38 (10.03%) Java EE
14 31 (8.18%) Node.js
15 30 (7.92%) Vue.js
16 29 (7.65%) PowerMock
17 25 (6.60%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 72 (19.00%) Derivative
2 60 (15.83%) Fixed Income
3 58 (15.30%) Hedge funds
4 33 (8.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 22 (5.80%) Equities
6 16 (4.22%) Mobile App
7 13 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (2.11%) User Experience
10 4 (1.06%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.06%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.06%) OTC Derivatives
10 4 (1.06%) Reinsurance
11 3 (0.79%) iPhone
12 2 (0.53%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.53%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.53%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (18.73%) Linux
2 27 (7.12%) Unix
3 17 (4.49%) CentOS
4 16 (4.22%) Ubuntu
5 14 (3.69%) Android
6 10 (2.64%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.85%) Windows
8 1 (0.26%) AIX
8 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Solaris
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (28.76%) Software Engineering
3 73 (19.26%) Decision-Making
4 68 (17.94%) DevOps
5 65 (17.15%) Analytics
6 61 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (16.09%) Investment Management
7 59 (15.57%) Asset Management
8 58 (15.30%) Data Analytics
9 56 (14.78%) Scrum
10 54 (14.25%) Mentoring
11 46 (12.14%) BDD
12 45 (11.87%) E-Commerce
12 45 (11.87%) Microservices
12 45 (11.87%) TDD
13 43 (11.35%) Migration
14 41 (10.82%) Artificial Intelligence
15 39 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
16 37 (9.76%) Performance Attribution
16 37 (9.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 350 (92.35%) Java
2 156 (41.16%) JavaScript
3 130 (34.30%) SQL
4 65 (17.15%) Python
5 52 (13.72%) C#
6 42 (11.08%) C++
7 40 (10.55%) Kotlin
8 32 (8.44%) PHP
9 24 (6.33%) Java 8
10 18 (4.75%) PL/SQL
10 18 (4.75%) Shell Script
11 14 (3.69%) Ruby
12 11 (2.90%) Groovy
13 10 (2.64%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.58%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.32%) Perl
15 5 (1.32%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.06%) C
16 4 (1.06%) Go
16 4 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (13.98%) Degree
2 48 (12.66%) Security Cleared
3 35 (9.23%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.37%) RHCE
6 7 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (1.58%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.53%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.53%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.17%) QA
2 9 (2.37%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.58%) SLA
4 4 (1.06%) COBIT
4 4 (1.06%) COSO
4 4 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.06%) NIST
5 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (9.23%) Docker
2 31 (8.18%) vSphere
3 28 (7.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.90%) HDFS
5 9 (2.37%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (6.86%) Kubernetes
2 19 (5.01%) Ansible
3 13 (3.43%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 12 (3.17%) Puppet
5 10 (2.64%) Rundeck
6 9 (2.37%) Hadoop YARN
6 9 (2.37%) Icinga
6 9 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.85%) Terraform
8 4 (1.06%) Istio
9 3 (0.79%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 3 (0.79%) vRealize
10 2 (0.53%) Kibana
10 2 (0.53%) logstash
11 1 (0.26%) Control-M
11 1 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.26%) Packer
11 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 107 (28.23%) Oracle
2 37 (9.76%) Bloomberg
3 33 (8.71%) Google
4 28 (7.39%) VMware
5 25 (6.60%) Talend
6 19 (5.01%) Red Hat
7 18 (4.75%) Microsoft
8 16 (4.22%) NetIQ
8 16 (4.22%) SAP
9 14 (3.69%) TIBCO
10 8 (2.11%) Dell
10 8 (2.11%) MuleSoft
10 8 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (2.11%) webMethods
11 6 (1.58%) IBM
11 6 (1.58%) Pega
12 5 (1.32%) ForgeRock
12 5 (1.32%) Informatica
12 5 (1.32%) Plumtree
12 5 (1.32%) Splunk