Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 213 155
Rank change year-on-year -20 -58 -29
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2494 2871 4514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.52% 1.59% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.78% 4.08% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1877 2398 3957
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 66030 70414 78760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.31% 39.01% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55037 61620 67962
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

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 October 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 October 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 +28 1165 £65,000 +4.00% 46
South East -12 437 £52,000 +4.00% 24
North of England -29 333 £50,000 +5.26% 16
North West -49 202 £50,000 - 9
South West +5 200 £42,500 -5.56% 8
Midlands +20 191 £42,500 -10.53% 19
East of England -91 173 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Yorkshire +4 123 £50,000 +17.65% 6
West Midlands +13 116 £37,500 -16.67% 13
East Midlands +9 81 £45,000 +5.88% 6
North East +15 8 £65,000 +35.42% 1
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 2334 (93.58%) Java
2 1297 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1284 (51.48%) Spring
4 950 (38.09%) SQL
5 845 (33.88%) Oracle
6 790 (31.68%) JavaScript
7 788 (31.60%) Hibernate
8 686 (27.51%) HTML
9 661 (26.50%) Web Services
10 643 (25.78%) Finance
11 547 (21.93%) TDD
12 526 (21.09%) XML
13 493 (19.77%) CSS
14 491 (19.69%) MVC
15 481 (19.29%) REST
16 480 (19.25%) Degree
17 467 (18.72%) Software Engineering
17 467 (18.72%) Linux
18 462 (18.52%) Tomcat
19 455 (18.24%) Scrum
20 413 (16.56%) AngularJS
21 407 (16.32%) OO
22 382 (15.32%) Maven
23 373 (14.96%) SOAP
24 350 (14.03%) JBoss
25 347 (13.91%) Unix
26 345 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
27 332 (13.31%) Retail
28 330 (13.23%) Banking
29 323 (12.95%) JUnit

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
1 462 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 350 (14.03%) JBoss
3 284 (11.39%) Apache
4 242 (9.70%) WebSphere
5 215 (8.62%) WebLogic
6 83 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 82 (3.29%) CMS
8 69 (2.77%) Confluence
9 54 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
10 48 (1.92%) Apache Spark
11 39 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 35 (1.40%) IIS
13 34 (1.36%) WildFly
14 31 (1.24%) GlassFish
15 29 (1.16%) Apache Geronimo
15 29 (1.16%) nginx
16 27 (1.08%) Liferay
16 27 (1.08%) Mule ESB
17 25 (1.00%) Mule
18 23 (0.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.16%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 69 (2.77%) SAP Hybris
2 21 (0.84%) SAP ERP
3 19 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.44%) Actimize
4 11 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
5 10 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (0.32%) Magento
7 8 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
7 8 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 8 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
8 5 (0.20%) Shopify
9 4 (0.16%) Endur
10 2 (0.080%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.080%) Exstream
11 1 (0.040%) Fredhopper
11 1 (0.040%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 160 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 83 (3.33%) SaaS
4 75 (3.01%) GitHub
5 21 (0.84%) Boomi
6 19 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (0.76%) PaaS
7 11 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.44%) Serverless
8 9 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 9 (0.36%) IaaS
9 7 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.24%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.16%) Force.com
12 3 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 74 (2.97%) LDAP
2 73 (2.93%) Internet
3 67 (2.69%) HTTP
4 37 (1.48%) Firewall
5 35 (1.40%) TCP/IP
6 32 (1.28%) SSL
7 10 (0.40%) VPN
8 9 (0.36%) DNS
9 7 (0.28%) Network Security
10 6 (0.24%) Broadband
10 6 (0.24%) SAN
11 5 (0.20%) NAS
11 5 (0.20%) SSH
12 4 (0.16%) Intranet
12 4 (0.16%) SMS
13 3 (0.12%) FTP
13 3 (0.12%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.12%) SNMP
13 3 (0.12%) VLAN
14 2 (0.080%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 267 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 227 (9.10%) MySQL
4 185 (7.42%) MongoDB
5 169 (6.78%) NoSQL
6 163 (6.54%) Oracle Database
7 150 (6.01%) RDBMS
8 145 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
9 142 (5.69%) Big Data
10 73 (2.93%) DB2
11 69 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
12 68 (2.73%) Hadoop
13 67 (2.69%) BusinessObjects
14 63 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
15 61 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
16 34 (1.36%) GIS
17 32 (1.28%) Blockchain
18 28 (1.12%) InterSystems Cache
19 27 (1.08%) Endeca
20 26 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 382 (15.32%) Maven
2 323 (12.95%) JUnit
3 294 (11.79%) Git (software)
4 252 (10.10%) Jenkins
5 170 (6.82%) Mockito
6 159 (6.38%) JIRA
7 152 (6.09%) Subversion
8 136 (5.45%) Eclipse
9 107 (4.29%) Selenium
10 75 (3.01%) Ant
11 69 (2.77%) jMock
12 66 (2.65%) Gradle
13 64 (2.57%) Sonatype Nexus
14 56 (2.25%) SoapUI
15 54 (2.17%) Cucumber
16 45 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 34 (1.36%) TeamCity
18 32 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
19 30 (1.20%) Visual Studio
20 27 (1.08%) EasyMock
General
1 643 (25.78%) Finance
2 332 (13.31%) Retail
3 330 (13.23%) Banking
4 186 (7.46%) Investment Banking
5 168 (6.74%) Marketing
6 163 (6.54%) Retail Banking
7 89 (3.57%) Publishing
8 88 (3.53%) Games
9 83 (3.33%) Telecoms
10 50 (2.00%) Manufacturing
11 47 (1.88%) Advertising
11 47 (1.88%) Legal
12 36 (1.44%) Front Office
13 34 (1.36%) Music Industry
14 33 (1.32%) Back Office
15 28 (1.12%) Electronics
16 20 (0.80%) French Language
16 20 (0.80%) German Language
17 19 (0.76%) Law
18 14 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1443 (57.86%) Developer
2 1270 (50.92%) Java Developer
3 372 (14.92%) Senior Developer
4 340 (13.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 285 (11.43%) Architect
6 259 (10.38%) Java Engineer
7 218 (8.74%) J2EE Developer
8 214 (8.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 197 (7.90%) Software Engineer
10 154 (6.17%) Graduate
11 145 (5.81%) Java Software Engineer
12 136 (5.45%) Junior
13 134 (5.37%) Graduate Developer
14 129 (5.17%) Graduate Java Developer
15 123 (4.93%) Junior Developer
16 117 (4.69%) Java Architect
17 116 (4.65%) Java Software Developer
18 115 (4.61%) Junior Java Developer
18 115 (4.61%) Software Developer
19 107 (4.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1284 (51.48%) Spring
2 788 (31.60%) Hibernate
3 686 (27.51%) HTML
4 661 (26.50%) Web Services
5 526 (21.09%) XML
6 493 (19.77%) CSS
7 481 (19.29%) REST
8 413 (16.56%) AngularJS
9 373 (14.96%) SOAP
10 316 (12.67%) RESTful
11 284 (11.39%) .NET
12 263 (10.55%) Java EE
13 261 (10.47%) JSP
14 245 (9.82%) JMS
15 233 (9.34%) Spring MVC
16 217 (8.70%) JSON
17 212 (8.50%) HTML5
17 212 (8.50%) JPA
18 180 (7.22%) jQuery
19 170 (6.82%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 312 (12.51%) Computer Science
2 173 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
3 136 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 100 (4.01%) Fintech
5 94 (3.77%) User Experience
6 80 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
7 58 (2.33%) Mobile App
8 55 (2.21%) iPad
9 47 (1.88%) Reference Data
10 46 (1.84%) Algorithms
11 36 (1.44%) Client/Server
12 33 (1.32%) N-Tier
13 30 (1.20%) Management Information System
14 25 (1.00%) Digital Currency
15 23 (0.92%) Online Games
16 20 (0.80%) Clustering
17 15 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
18 14 (0.56%) Bitcoin
18 14 (0.56%) Data Structures
19 13 (0.52%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 467 (18.72%) Linux
2 347 (13.91%) Unix
3 149 (5.97%) Windows
4 71 (2.85%) Android
5 63 (2.53%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.48%) Solaris
7 35 (1.40%) Windows Server
8 34 (1.36%) AIX
9 27 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.64%) Windows 7
10 16 (0.64%) zOS
11 15 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.40%) HPUX
13 8 (0.32%) SUSE
14 7 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (0.24%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.20%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.16%) CoreOS
17 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
18 3 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1297 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 547 (21.93%) TDD
3 491 (19.69%) MVC
4 467 (18.72%) Software Engineering
5 455 (18.24%) Scrum
6 407 (16.32%) OO
7 345 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
8 300 (12.03%) E-Commerce
9 297 (11.91%) Microservices
10 286 (11.47%) SDLC
11 278 (11.15%) BDD
12 251 (10.06%) SOA
13 231 (9.26%) Unit Testing
14 198 (7.94%) Test Automation
15 183 (7.34%) DevOps
16 178 (7.14%) Multithreading
17 170 (6.82%) UML
18 167 (6.70%) Wealth Management
19 161 (6.46%) Open Source
20 159 (6.38%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2334 (93.58%) Java
2 950 (38.09%) SQL
3 790 (31.68%) JavaScript
4 290 (11.63%) Python
5 232 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 172 (6.90%) C++
7 171 (6.86%) C#
8 113 (4.53%) Shell Script
9 110 (4.41%) Perl
10 105 (4.21%) PHP
11 88 (3.53%) Bash Shell
12 81 (3.25%) Scala
13 72 (2.89%) C
14 66 (2.65%) Ruby
15 59 (2.37%) Groovy
16 54 (2.17%) VB
17 38 (1.52%) T-SQL
18 33 (1.32%) ES6
19 17 (0.68%) XPath
20 16 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 480 (19.25%) Degree
2 142 (5.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 113 (4.53%) Security Cleared
4 58 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 26 (1.04%) Sun Certification
6 25 (1.00%) DV Cleared
7 23 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
8 19 (0.76%) OCP
8 19 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
9 14 (0.56%) Master's Degree
9 14 (0.56%) PhD
10 12 (0.48%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.36%) CISM
12 8 (0.32%) CISSP
12 8 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.20%) OCPJP
14 3 (0.12%) ISEB
14 3 (0.12%) ISTQB
15 1 (0.040%) MySQL Certification
15 1 (0.040%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (6.21%) QA
2 91 (3.65%) SLA
3 12 (0.48%) SEPA
4 9 (0.36%) COBIT
5 3 (0.12%) PMO
6 1 (0.040%) Data Quality
System Software
1 112 (4.49%) Docker
2 71 (2.85%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.32%) KVM
5 8 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 7 (0.28%) vSphere
7 6 (0.24%) NFS
7 6 (0.24%) Sendmail
8 4 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.080%) Samba
10 1 (0.040%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.040%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.040%) etcd
10 1 (0.040%) HDFS
10 1 (0.040%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.040%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.040%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 46 (1.84%) Puppet
2 32 (1.28%) Ansible
3 30 (1.20%) Tivoli
4 29 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 21 (0.84%) Terraform
7 20 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 15 (0.60%) Kubernetes
9 12 (0.48%) TeamSite
10 11 (0.44%) CloudHub
10 11 (0.44%) Mesos
11 10 (0.40%) Packer
12 8 (0.32%) Nagios
13 7 (0.28%) CA Service Virtualization
14 6 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
15 5 (0.20%) OpenView
16 4 (0.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
17 3 (0.12%) Control-M
17 3 (0.12%) Kibana
17 3 (0.12%) logstash
Vendors
1 845 (33.88%) Oracle
2 174 (6.98%) IBM
3 140 (5.61%) hybris
4 127 (5.09%) Microsoft
5 120 (4.81%) SAP
6 108 (4.33%) TIBCO
7 55 (2.21%) Tableau
8 45 (1.80%) Google
9 43 (1.72%) Sun
10 39 (1.56%) Adobe
11 35 (1.40%) HP
12 32 (1.28%) Cognizant
13 30 (1.20%) MuleSoft
14 29 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
15 27 (1.08%) webMethods
16 22 (0.88%) BroadVision
16 22 (0.88%) Informatica
17 21 (0.84%) Red Hat
18 20 (0.80%) Dell
19 17 (0.68%) VMware