Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 426 412 387
Rank change year-on-year -14 -25 -54
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 1,068 1,294 1,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.70% 0.77% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.76% 1.90% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 778 1,025 1,145
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,100 £36,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +14.58%

Java EE 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 60,598 67,980 70,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.94% 40.23% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50,432 56,921 61,583
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,875 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in England

Java EE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE in England.

Salary trend for Java EE in England

Java EE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in England over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Java EE in England

Java EE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the England region over the 6 months to 16 November 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 +17 468 £70,000 +12.00% 54
Midlands +47 136 £45,000 -10.00% 20
South East -64 135 £47,500 -9.52% 18
South West +40 119 £47,500 -5.00% 19
East of England -10 110 £60,000 +20.00% 16
North of England -45 97 £55,000 +7.32% 15
West Midlands +39 70 £45,000 - 10
North West -38 70 £54,000 +2.86% 10
East Midlands +15 66 £46,250 -7.50% 10
Yorkshire +5 25 £55,000 +29.41% 4
North East -8 2 £50,000 -7.41% 1
Java EE
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 1,053 (98.60%) Java
2 674 (63.11%) Spring
3 672 (62.92%) Agile Software Development
4 481 (45.04%) JavaScript
5 386 (36.14%) Scrum
6 364 (34.08%) HTML
7 340 (31.84%) Linux
8 335 (31.37%) Hibernate
9 320 (29.96%) CSS
10 317 (29.68%) SQL
11 306 (28.65%) Software Engineering
12 305 (28.56%) Web Services
13 300 (28.09%) TDD
14 292 (27.34%) Maven
15 266 (24.91%) Oracle
15 266 (24.91%) REST
16 264 (24.72%) DevOps
17 260 (24.34%) Microservices
18 245 (22.94%) Git (software)
19 238 (22.28%) Amazon AWS
20 229 (21.44%) Docker
21 215 (20.13%) Python
22 213 (19.94%) Degree
23 197 (18.45%) Tomcat
23 197 (18.45%) JUnit
24 190 (17.79%) J2EE
24 190 (17.79%) Finance
24 190 (17.79%) Jenkins
25 182 (17.04%) Spring Boot
26 181 (16.95%) Open Source

Java EE
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
1 197 (18.45%) Tomcat
2 173 (16.20%) WebSphere
3 172 (16.10%) JBoss
4 171 (16.01%) Apache
5 153 (14.33%) WebLogic
6 100 (9.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 94 (8.80%) Confluence
8 79 (7.40%) Cloud Foundry
9 40 (3.75%) Apache Pig
10 39 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
10 39 (3.65%) WildFly
11 32 (3.00%) GlassFish
12 27 (2.53%) Apache Spark
13 22 (2.06%) WordPress
14 19 (1.78%) OpenStack
15 16 (1.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 15 (1.40%) MQSeries
17 14 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
18 11 (1.03%) Alfresco
19 10 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (0.66%) Weka
2 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.28%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.094%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.094%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.094%) Mathcad
5 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.094%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.094%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 238 (22.28%) Amazon AWS
2 143 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 105 (9.83%) PaaS
4 95 (8.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 90 (8.43%) OpenShift
6 79 (7.40%) IBM Cloud
7 40 (3.75%) Serverless
8 36 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 35 (3.28%) SaaS
10 30 (2.81%) IaaS
11 21 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
13 14 (1.31%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.94%) npm
14 10 (0.94%) NuGet
15 7 (0.66%) GitHub
16 6 (0.56%) Google Compute Engine
17 4 (0.37%) Boomi
17 4 (0.37%) Slack
17 4 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (6.46%) Internet
2 68 (6.37%) TCP/IP
3 61 (5.71%) HTTP
4 50 (4.68%) SSL
5 49 (4.59%) Firewall
6 15 (1.40%) SAN
7 14 (1.31%) DNS
7 14 (1.31%) Reverse Proxy
7 14 (1.31%) VPN
8 13 (1.22%) FTP
9 7 (0.66%) AMQP
10 4 (0.37%) WebEx
11 3 (0.28%) ATM
11 3 (0.28%) Intranet
12 2 (0.19%) Broadband
12 2 (0.19%) Skype
13 1 (0.094%) MQTT
13 1 (0.094%) SMS
13 1 (0.094%) SSH
13 1 (0.094%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (15.17%) MySQL
2 136 (12.73%) SQL Server
3 132 (12.36%) Relational Database
4 114 (10.67%) Big Data
5 91 (8.52%) PostgreSQL
5 91 (8.52%) RDBMS
6 80 (7.49%) Hadoop
7 65 (6.09%) Apache Hive
8 62 (5.81%) NoSQL
9 52 (4.87%) MongoDB
10 37 (3.46%) Oracle Database
11 25 (2.34%) DB2
12 21 (1.97%) Neo4j
13 18 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
15 11 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.03%) Blockchain
16 10 (0.94%) Sqoop
17 9 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 9 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 292 (27.34%) Maven
2 245 (22.94%) Git (software)
3 197 (18.45%) JUnit
4 190 (17.79%) Jenkins
5 159 (14.89%) JIRA
6 139 (13.01%) Bitbucket
7 137 (12.83%) Gradle
8 124 (11.61%) Subversion
9 122 (11.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 95 (8.90%) Selenium
11 64 (5.99%) EasyMock
12 49 (4.59%) Eclipse
13 47 (4.40%) Ant
14 41 (3.84%) git-flow
15 38 (3.56%) IntelliJ
15 38 (3.56%) Robot Framework
16 37 (3.46%) CodeSonar
17 34 (3.18%) Cucumber
18 32 (3.00%) TestNG
19 30 (2.81%) Vagrant
General
1 190 (17.79%) Finance
2 70 (6.55%) Banking
3 34 (3.18%) Advertising
4 33 (3.09%) Retail
5 18 (1.69%) German Language
6 17 (1.59%) Investment Banking
6 17 (1.59%) Retail Banking
7 16 (1.50%) Games
8 15 (1.40%) French Language
8 15 (1.40%) Law
9 13 (1.22%) Telecoms
10 12 (1.12%) Swedish Language
11 11 (1.03%) Automotive
11 11 (1.03%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.84%) Publishing
13 7 (0.66%) Marketing
14 6 (0.56%) Back Office
15 5 (0.47%) Electronics
16 3 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
16 3 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 623 (58.33%) Developer
2 555 (51.97%) Java Developer
3 153 (14.33%) Architect
4 151 (14.14%) Senior Developer
5 148 (13.86%) Java Engineer
6 145 (13.58%) Software Engineer
7 136 (12.73%) Senior Java Developer
8 111 (10.39%) Java Software Engineer
9 93 (8.71%) Lead Developer
10 78 (7.30%) Lead Java Developer
11 64 (5.99%) Java Architect
12 62 (5.81%) Cloud Architect
13 56 (5.24%) DevOps Engineer
14 52 (4.87%) Software Developer
15 47 (4.40%) Java Software Developer
16 45 (4.21%) Technical Architect
17 44 (4.12%) Agile Developer
17 44 (4.12%) Agile Java Developer
17 44 (4.12%) Cloud Native Architect
18 40 (3.75%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 674 (63.11%) Spring
2 364 (34.08%) HTML
3 335 (31.37%) Hibernate
4 320 (29.96%) CSS
5 305 (28.56%) Web Services
6 266 (24.91%) REST
7 190 (17.79%) J2EE
8 182 (17.04%) Spring Boot
9 181 (16.95%) XML
10 176 (16.48%) SOAP
11 146 (13.67%) JSF
12 145 (13.58%) AngularJS
13 135 (12.64%) EJB
14 133 (12.45%) Spring MVC
15 129 (12.08%) HTML5
16 127 (11.89%) JSP
17 119 (11.14%) JPA
18 117 (10.96%) JMS
18 117 (10.96%) jQuery
19 112 (10.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 135 (12.64%) Computer Science
2 125 (11.70%) Fintech
3 80 (7.49%) Cloud Native
4 75 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
5 62 (5.81%) Wiki
6 61 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
7 55 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
8 37 (3.46%) Self-Motivation
9 30 (2.81%) Mobile App
10 27 (2.53%) Blog
11 26 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (2.43%) Public Cloud
11 26 (2.43%) RIA
12 20 (1.87%) Replication
13 19 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
14 18 (1.69%) User Experience
15 8 (0.75%) Management Information System
15 8 (0.75%) N-Tier
15 8 (0.75%) PKI
16 7 (0.66%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 340 (31.84%) Linux
2 137 (12.83%) Windows
3 93 (8.71%) Android
3 93 (8.71%) Unix
4 73 (6.84%) Apple iOS
5 69 (6.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 66 (6.18%) CentOS
7 37 (3.46%) Mac OS X
8 24 (2.25%) Ubuntu
9 21 (1.97%) openSUSE
10 13 (1.22%) Windows Server
11 7 (0.66%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 672 (62.92%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (36.14%) Scrum
3 306 (28.65%) Software Engineering
4 300 (28.09%) TDD
5 264 (24.72%) DevOps
6 260 (24.34%) Microservices
7 181 (16.95%) Open Source
8 164 (15.36%) OO
9 146 (13.67%) SOA
10 141 (13.20%) MVC
11 122 (11.42%) Test Automation
12 115 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
13 111 (10.39%) BDD
14 101 (9.46%) Kanban
15 98 (9.18%) Cybersecurity
16 86 (8.05%) Web Development
17 83 (7.77%) Analytics
18 79 (7.40%) OOD
19 78 (7.30%) Mentoring
20 70 (6.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,053 (98.60%) Java
2 481 (45.04%) JavaScript
3 317 (29.68%) SQL
4 215 (20.13%) Python
5 180 (16.85%) Java 8
6 163 (15.26%) C++
7 119 (11.14%) PHP
8 113 (10.58%) C#
9 74 (6.93%) C
10 69 (6.46%) Bash Shell
11 54 (5.06%) PowerShell
12 48 (4.49%) Perl
12 48 (4.49%) PL/SQL
13 42 (3.93%) Objective-C
14 39 (3.65%) Shell Script
15 33 (3.09%) Scala
16 32 (3.00%) Ruby
17 26 (2.43%) Go
18 23 (2.15%) Groovy
19 20 (1.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 213 (19.94%) Degree
2 125 (11.70%) Security Cleared
3 66 (6.18%) DV Cleared
4 62 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 61 (5.71%) Master's Degree
6 50 (4.68%) SC Cleared
7 40 (3.75%) CISSP
8 39 (3.65%) CCNA
8 39 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
8 39 (3.65%) GIAC
8 39 (3.65%) Linux+ Certification
8 39 (3.65%) MCSE
8 39 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (3.65%) Network+ Certification
8 39 (3.65%) SANS
8 39 (3.65%) SSCP
9 38 (3.56%) CompTIA Security+
10 10 (0.94%) ISEB
10 10 (0.94%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.84%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.34%) QA
2 7 (0.66%) PMO
3 6 (0.56%) PSD2
4 5 (0.47%) GDPR
5 2 (0.19%) COBIT
5 2 (0.19%) SLA
6 1 (0.094%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.094%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.094%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 229 (21.44%) Docker
2 37 (3.46%) vSphere
3 22 (2.06%) GridGain
4 21 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (1.87%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.94%) HDFS
8 8 (0.75%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.47%) Varnish
10 4 (0.37%) Active Directory
11 3 (0.28%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.19%) Firmware
13 1 (0.094%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 132 (12.36%) Puppet
2 110 (10.30%) Kubernetes
3 93 (8.71%) Opscode Chef
4 86 (8.05%) Ansible
5 80 (7.49%) Salt
6 15 (1.40%) Terraform
7 6 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.19%) CloudHub
9 2 (0.19%) QRadar
9 2 (0.19%) Rancher
9 2 (0.19%) rkt
9 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 2 (0.19%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.094%) Control-M
10 1 (0.094%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.094%) Mesos
10 1 (0.094%) vRealize
10 1 (0.094%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 266 (24.91%) Oracle
2 146 (13.67%) Red Hat
3 112 (10.49%) IBM
4 98 (9.18%) Google
5 61 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 46 (4.31%) SAP
7 31 (2.90%) VMware
8 19 (1.78%) TIBCO
9 17 (1.59%) Adobe
10 14 (1.31%) hybris
11 12 (1.12%) MuleSoft
12 11 (1.03%) BEA
12 11 (1.03%) Cloudera
13 10 (0.94%) Sybase
14 9 (0.84%) AppDynamics
15 8 (0.75%) Splunk
16 7 (0.66%) Alteryx
16 7 (0.66%) Dynatrace
16 7 (0.66%) Tableau
16 7 (0.66%) Talend