Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 487 345 411
Rank change year-on-year -142 +66 -107
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 801 1,478 1,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.57% 0.90% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 2.21% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 599 1,156 941
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,250 £37,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £78,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 55,832 66,962 65,421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.66% 40.71% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 46,101 56,913 56,813
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 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 -84 383 £70,000 +12.00% 47
South East -155 103 £48,000 -4.00% 19
South West +19 94 £47,500 +2.15% 17
Midlands +48 88 £45,000 -10.00% 19
East of England -19 76 £60,000 +17.07% 13
East Midlands +28 55 £45,000 -10.00% 9
North of England -33 53 £50,000 -16.67% 14
North West -25 44 £50,000 -16.67% 6
West Midlands +39 33 £43,750 -2.78% 10
Yorkshire +18 7 £52,500 - 7
North East +18 2 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Java EE
UK

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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.

1 778 (97.13%) Java
2 492 (61.42%) Agile Software Development
3 481 (60.05%) Spring
4 346 (43.20%) JavaScript
5 284 (35.46%) HTML
6 273 (34.08%) Hibernate
7 258 (32.21%) Maven
8 251 (31.34%) Scrum
9 233 (29.09%) TDD
10 231 (28.84%) REST
11 227 (28.34%) Linux
12 220 (27.47%) SQL
13 211 (26.34%) Oracle
14 210 (26.22%) CSS
15 201 (25.09%) Docker
16 196 (24.47%) J2EE
17 184 (22.97%) Microservices
18 180 (22.47%) Web Services
19 179 (22.35%) Jenkins
20 174 (21.72%) Software Engineering
21 172 (21.47%) DevOps
22 170 (21.22%) Amazon AWS
22 170 (21.22%) Finance
23 164 (20.47%) Spring Boot
24 151 (18.85%) XML
25 146 (18.23%) Tomcat
26 143 (17.85%) Degree
27 141 (17.60%) WebSphere
28 138 (17.23%) OO
29 136 (16.98%) Python

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
1 146 (18.23%) Tomcat
2 141 (17.60%) WebSphere
3 115 (14.36%) WebLogic
4 111 (13.86%) JBoss
5 106 (13.23%) Apache
6 76 (9.49%) Confluence
7 49 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 46 (5.74%) Cloud Foundry
9 40 (4.99%) GlassFish
10 34 (4.24%) Elasticsearch
11 24 (3.00%) Apache Spark
12 23 (2.87%) WordPress
13 22 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
14 19 (2.37%) OpenStack
15 18 (2.25%) WildFly
16 15 (1.87%) Apache Pig
17 14 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 14 (1.75%) Apache Geronimo
18 11 (1.37%) MQSeries
19 10 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (1.62%) Weka
2 8 (1.00%) Maple
3 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 170 (21.22%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (14.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (8.36%) PaaS
4 62 (7.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 55 (6.87%) OpenShift
6 45 (5.62%) IBM Cloud
7 29 (3.62%) SaaS
8 24 (3.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 19 (2.37%) IaaS
9 19 (2.37%) Serverless
10 16 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (1.25%) Amazon S3
12 8 (1.00%) GitHub
13 7 (0.87%) Apigee
13 7 (0.87%) Boomi
14 6 (0.75%) npm
14 6 (0.75%) NuGet
15 3 (0.37%) Slack
16 2 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.37%) HTTP
2 42 (5.24%) Internet
3 31 (3.87%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.25%) Firewall
5 16 (2.00%) SSL
6 11 (1.37%) SAN
7 10 (1.25%) DNS
7 10 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
7 10 (1.25%) VPN
8 8 (1.00%) Broadband
9 5 (0.62%) AMQP
10 3 (0.37%) WebEx
11 1 (0.12%) FTP
11 1 (0.12%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (11.74%) MySQL
2 91 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 83 (10.36%) Relational Database
4 74 (9.24%) PostgreSQL
5 68 (8.49%) RDBMS
6 66 (8.24%) Big Data
7 60 (7.49%) NoSQL
8 52 (6.49%) Hadoop
9 46 (5.74%) MongoDB
10 32 (4.00%) Apache Hive
11 26 (3.25%) Oracle Database
12 20 (2.50%) Neo4j
13 15 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (1.75%) DB2
15 13 (1.62%) CouchDB
15 13 (1.62%) Mahout
15 13 (1.62%) Sqoop
16 10 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
17 7 (0.87%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 258 (32.21%) Maven
2 179 (22.35%) Jenkins
3 134 (16.73%) Gradle
4 133 (16.60%) Git (software)
5 126 (15.73%) JIRA
5 126 (15.73%) JUnit
6 88 (10.99%) Bitbucket
7 84 (10.49%) Subversion
8 71 (8.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 65 (8.11%) Selenium
10 39 (4.87%) EasyMock
11 38 (4.74%) Sonatype Nexus
12 32 (4.00%) Cucumber
13 29 (3.62%) Ant
13 29 (3.62%) TestNG
14 24 (3.00%) Eclipse
15 23 (2.87%) Log4j
16 16 (2.00%) Mockito
16 16 (2.00%) SoapUI
17 13 (1.62%) git-flow
General
1 170 (21.22%) Finance
2 76 (9.49%) Banking
3 22 (2.75%) Games
4 21 (2.62%) Retail
5 18 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.12%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.75%) German Language
7 14 (1.75%) Retail Banking
8 12 (1.50%) French Language
8 12 (1.50%) Law
9 9 (1.12%) Swedish Language
10 7 (0.87%) Publishing
11 6 (0.75%) Advertising
12 5 (0.62%) Back Office
13 3 (0.37%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
13 3 (0.37%) Marketing
13 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 472 (58.93%) Developer
2 422 (52.68%) Java Developer
3 115 (14.36%) Java Engineer
4 104 (12.98%) Senior Developer
5 95 (11.86%) Software Engineer
6 94 (11.74%) Senior Java Developer
7 86 (10.74%) Architect
8 72 (8.99%) Lead Developer
9 61 (7.62%) Lead Java Developer
10 60 (7.49%) Java Software Engineer
11 42 (5.24%) Java Architect
12 41 (5.12%) Agile Developer
12 41 (5.12%) Agile Java Developer
13 38 (4.74%) DevOps Engineer
14 37 (4.62%) Software Developer
15 33 (4.12%) Cloud Architect
16 30 (3.75%) Consultant
17 29 (3.62%) Java Software Developer
18 28 (3.50%) Technical Leader
19 25 (3.12%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 481 (60.05%) Spring
2 284 (35.46%) HTML
3 273 (34.08%) Hibernate
4 231 (28.84%) REST
5 210 (26.22%) CSS
6 196 (24.47%) J2EE
7 180 (22.47%) Web Services
8 164 (20.47%) Spring Boot
9 151 (18.85%) XML
10 135 (16.85%) AngularJS
11 134 (16.73%) SOAP
12 120 (14.98%) JSF
13 102 (12.73%) JMS
14 99 (12.36%) JSP
15 98 (12.23%) EJB
16 87 (10.86%) jQuery
17 86 (10.74%) RESTful
18 77 (9.61%) JSON
18 77 (9.61%) Spring MVC
19 75 (9.36%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.61%) Fintech
2 64 (7.99%) Greenfield Project
3 47 (5.87%) Cloud Native
3 47 (5.87%) Enterprise Software
4 43 (5.37%) Wiki
5 38 (4.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 30 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
7 22 (2.75%) Public Cloud
8 19 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (2.37%) RIA
9 17 (2.12%) Blog
10 12 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.50%) Replication
11 11 (1.37%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.37%) User Experience
12 9 (1.12%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.87%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.75%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.62%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.62%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 227 (28.34%) Linux
2 82 (10.24%) Windows
3 68 (8.49%) Android
4 64 (7.99%) Unix
5 54 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (6.49%) CentOS
7 45 (5.62%) Apple iOS
8 25 (3.12%) Ubuntu
9 23 (2.87%) openSUSE
10 18 (2.25%) Mac OS X
11 8 (1.00%) Windows Server
12 6 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 492 (61.42%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (31.34%) Scrum
3 233 (29.09%) TDD
4 184 (22.97%) Microservices
5 174 (21.72%) Software Engineering
6 172 (21.47%) DevOps
7 138 (17.23%) OO
8 122 (15.23%) Open Source
9 109 (13.61%) Computer Science
10 102 (12.73%) BDD
10 102 (12.73%) MVC
11 86 (10.74%) Test Automation
12 78 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
13 72 (8.99%) SOA
14 71 (8.86%) Analytics
15 67 (8.36%) Web Development
16 62 (7.74%) Kanban
17 60 (7.49%) Cybersecurity
18 58 (7.24%) Mentoring
19 56 (6.99%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 778 (97.13%) Java
2 346 (43.20%) JavaScript
3 220 (27.47%) SQL
4 136 (16.98%) Python
5 115 (14.36%) Java 8
6 114 (14.23%) C++
7 77 (9.61%) C#
8 55 (6.87%) PHP
9 44 (5.49%) C
10 39 (4.87%) Bash Shell
11 33 (4.12%) Perl
12 31 (3.87%) PowerShell
12 31 (3.87%) Scala
13 28 (3.50%) Shell Script
14 18 (2.25%) Go
15 17 (2.12%) PL/SQL
16 14 (1.75%) Objective-C
17 13 (1.62%) T-SQL
18 12 (1.50%) R
18 12 (1.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 143 (17.85%) Degree
2 92 (11.49%) Security Cleared
3 44 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 37 (4.62%) Master's Degree
5 35 (4.37%) SC Cleared
6 23 (2.87%) DV Cleared
7 12 (1.50%) CISSP
8 11 (1.37%) CCNA
8 11 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (1.37%) CompTIA Security+
8 11 (1.37%) GIAC
8 11 (1.37%) Linux+ Certification
8 11 (1.37%) MCSE
8 11 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
8 11 (1.37%) SANS
8 11 (1.37%) SSCP
9 6 (0.75%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.62%) ISEB
10 5 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.87%) QA
2 10 (1.25%) GDPR
3 5 (0.62%) PSD2
3 5 (0.62%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) PMO
4 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 201 (25.09%) Docker
2 18 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.62%) HDFS
4 12 (1.50%) vSphere
5 10 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.25%) VirtualBox
6 8 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 110 (13.73%) Puppet
2 99 (12.36%) Kubernetes
3 93 (11.61%) Ansible
4 91 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
5 50 (6.24%) Salt
6 6 (0.75%) Terraform
7 5 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.50%) BladeLogic
8 4 (0.50%) CloudHub
8 4 (0.50%) QRadar
8 4 (0.50%) rkt
8 4 (0.50%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.37%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 2 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.25%) Rancher
10 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.12%) Control-M
11 1 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.12%) vRealize
Vendors
1 211 (26.34%) Oracle
2 98 (12.23%) Red Hat
3 77 (9.61%) IBM
4 62 (7.74%) Google
5 41 (5.12%) Microsoft
6 30 (3.75%) SAP
7 26 (3.25%) VMware
8 15 (1.87%) Terracotta
9 14 (1.75%) Adobe
10 13 (1.62%) Alteryx
10 13 (1.62%) MuleSoft
10 13 (1.62%) Tableau
11 7 (0.87%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.87%) Dell
11 7 (0.87%) Splunk
11 7 (0.87%) Talend
11 7 (0.87%) TIBCO
11 7 (0.87%) webMethods
12 6 (0.75%) Civica
12 6 (0.75%) IBM Sterling