Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 351 392 302
Rank change year-on-year +41 -90 +64
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 1,406 1,276 2,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.76% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 1.94% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,114 973 1,836
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,800 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,375 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 66,138 65,900 75,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.80% 39.43% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 55,898 57,306 65,316
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +58 598 £62,500 +4.17% 87
South East +91 319 £50,000 -9.09% 33
East of England +22 156 £50,000 -4.76% 23
North of England -5 140 £52,500 - 14
North West -36 93 £60,000 +14.29% 10
South West -58 92 £48,750 -2.50% 12
Midlands +9 82 £50,000 - 11
East Midlands +37 50 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Yorkshire +32 44 £47,500 +5.56% 3
West Midlands -5 32 £45,000 -18.18% 4
North East -16 3 £54,000 +42.20% 1
Java EE
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 1,361 (96.80%) Java
2 841 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
3 812 (57.75%) Spring
4 592 (42.11%) SQL
5 515 (36.63%) Hibernate
6 464 (33.00%) JavaScript
6 464 (33.00%) Web Services
7 412 (29.30%) Software Engineering
8 400 (28.45%) HTML
9 372 (26.46%) TDD
10 345 (24.54%) Oracle
11 339 (24.11%) Finance
12 337 (23.97%) REST
13 327 (23.26%) Scrum
14 312 (22.19%) MVC
15 301 (21.41%) J2EE
16 299 (21.27%) CSS
17 294 (20.91%) XML
18 282 (20.06%) Maven
19 269 (19.13%) Degree
19 269 (19.13%) Linux
19 269 (19.13%) AngularJS
20 267 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
21 251 (17.85%) OO
21 251 (17.85%) JUnit
22 238 (16.93%) RESTful
23 235 (16.71%) Relational Database
24 224 (15.93%) SDLC
25 215 (15.29%) JBoss
26 208 (14.79%) MySQL

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
1 215 (15.29%) JBoss
2 198 (14.08%) Tomcat
3 159 (11.31%) WebSphere
4 84 (5.97%) Apache
5 83 (5.90%) WebLogic
6 69 (4.91%) Confluence
7 62 (4.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 54 (3.84%) Apache Spark
9 49 (3.49%) Apache Pig
10 36 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
10 36 (2.56%) WildFly
11 34 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
12 26 (1.85%) nginx
13 22 (1.56%) GlassFish
14 19 (1.35%) MQSeries
15 14 (1.00%) Mule
16 13 (0.92%) CMS
17 11 (0.78%) Alfresco
17 11 (0.78%) Jetty
18 10 (0.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (0.36%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.36%) Weka
3 3 (0.21%) HipChat
4 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.50%) Distributed Ledger
1 7 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.43%) Ripple
3 5 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.28%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 164 (11.66%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (2.49%) SaaS
4 32 (2.28%) GitHub
5 25 (1.78%) IaaS
6 20 (1.42%) Boomi
7 16 (1.14%) OpenShift
8 13 (0.92%) Bluemix
8 13 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
9 8 (0.57%) PaaS
10 7 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.43%) Office 365
12 4 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.14%) BrowserStack
14 2 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.91%) HTTP
2 39 (2.77%) Internet
3 21 (1.49%) Firewall
4 18 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.07%) SNMP
6 14 (1.00%) SSL
7 11 (0.78%) SSH
8 8 (0.57%) AMQP
9 6 (0.43%) Ethernet
9 6 (0.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (0.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (0.43%) LAN
9 6 (0.43%) NAS
9 6 (0.43%) SAN
9 6 (0.43%) WAN
10 5 (0.36%) Skype
11 4 (0.28%) FCoE
12 3 (0.21%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.21%) Intranet
12 3 (0.21%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (16.71%) Relational Database
2 208 (14.79%) MySQL
3 140 (9.96%) NoSQL
4 139 (9.89%) SQL Server
5 99 (7.04%) MongoDB
5 99 (7.04%) RDBMS
6 87 (6.19%) Big Data
7 78 (5.55%) Oracle Database
8 75 (5.33%) Hadoop
9 68 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
10 59 (4.20%) Apache Hive
11 34 (2.42%) Infinispan
12 26 (1.85%) MarkLogic
13 19 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
15 14 (1.00%) Neo4j
15 14 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (0.92%) MariaDB
16 13 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 282 (20.06%) Maven
2 251 (17.85%) JUnit
3 196 (13.94%) Jenkins
4 173 (12.30%) Subversion
5 172 (12.23%) Git (software)
6 150 (10.67%) JIRA
7 132 (9.39%) Selenium
8 98 (6.97%) Cucumber
9 72 (5.12%) Eclipse
9 72 (5.12%) Mockito
10 55 (3.91%) Ant
11 51 (3.63%) Gradle
12 48 (3.41%) IntelliJ
13 31 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
13 31 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
14 30 (2.13%) Bitbucket
15 28 (1.99%) TeamCity
16 25 (1.78%) gulp
17 24 (1.71%) Vagrant
18 21 (1.49%) FishEye
General
1 339 (24.11%) Finance
2 132 (9.39%) Banking
3 92 (6.54%) Retail
4 66 (4.69%) Advertising
5 38 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.49%) Games
7 26 (1.85%) Automotive
7 26 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 23 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 23 (1.64%) Publishing
9 19 (1.35%) Billing
9 19 (1.35%) Front Office
9 19 (1.35%) Legal
10 13 (0.92%) Online Betting
11 12 (0.85%) Marketing
12 11 (0.78%) French Language
12 11 (0.78%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.64%) Law
14 8 (0.57%) Back Office
15 6 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 908 (64.58%) Developer
2 850 (60.46%) Java Developer
3 215 (15.29%) Senior Developer
4 202 (14.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 201 (14.30%) Java Engineer
6 193 (13.73%) Software Engineer
7 133 (9.46%) Java Software Developer
8 127 (9.03%) Java Software Engineer
9 124 (8.82%) Architect
10 123 (8.75%) Software Developer
11 95 (6.76%) Agile Developer
11 95 (6.76%) Agile Java Developer
12 86 (6.12%) Senior Java Engineer
13 71 (5.05%) Senior Software Engineer
14 60 (4.27%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 56 (3.98%) Consultant
16 54 (3.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 53 (3.77%) J2EE Developer
17 53 (3.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 49 (3.49%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 812 (57.75%) Spring
2 515 (36.63%) Hibernate
3 464 (33.00%) Web Services
4 400 (28.45%) HTML
5 337 (23.97%) REST
6 301 (21.41%) J2EE
7 299 (21.27%) CSS
8 294 (20.91%) XML
9 269 (19.13%) AngularJS
10 238 (16.93%) RESTful
11 206 (14.65%) SOAP
12 194 (13.80%) JMS
13 186 (13.23%) JPA
14 169 (12.02%) HTML5
15 163 (11.59%) React
16 144 (10.24%) JSP
17 132 (9.39%) EJB
18 131 (9.32%) Node.js
18 131 (9.32%) Spring MVC
19 126 (8.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 172 (12.23%) Computer Science
2 98 (6.97%) Enterprise Software
3 80 (5.69%) Greenfield Project
4 67 (4.77%) Fintech
5 60 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (2.63%) User Experience
7 31 (2.20%) Algorithms
8 29 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 29 (2.06%) Mobile App
9 18 (1.28%) PKI
10 17 (1.21%) N-Tier
11 14 (1.00%) Data Structures
11 14 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 13 (0.92%) RIA
13 11 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (0.64%) Wiki
15 8 (0.57%) Hedge funds
15 8 (0.57%) Management Information System
16 7 (0.50%) Bitcoin
16 7 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 269 (19.13%) Linux
2 156 (11.10%) Unix
3 98 (6.97%) Windows
4 36 (2.56%) Android
4 36 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 26 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 20 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.07%) Ubuntu
8 13 (0.92%) AIX
9 11 (0.78%) CentOS
10 10 (0.71%) Debian
11 9 (0.64%) Windows Server
12 7 (0.50%) Solaris
13 6 (0.43%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.071%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 841 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
2 412 (29.30%) Software Engineering
3 372 (26.46%) TDD
4 327 (23.26%) Scrum
5 312 (22.19%) MVC
6 267 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
7 251 (17.85%) OO
8 224 (15.93%) SDLC
9 205 (14.58%) DevOps
10 204 (14.51%) Microservices
11 176 (12.52%) SOA
12 169 (12.02%) Mentoring
13 163 (11.59%) BDD
14 156 (11.10%) Test Automation
15 151 (10.74%) E-Commerce
16 141 (10.03%) Unit Testing
17 130 (9.25%) Open Source
18 118 (8.39%) Web Development
19 109 (7.75%) OOD
20 96 (6.83%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1,361 (96.80%) Java
2 592 (42.11%) SQL
3 464 (33.00%) JavaScript
4 141 (10.03%) Python
5 140 (9.96%) C#
6 132 (9.39%) C++
7 113 (8.04%) PHP
8 99 (7.04%) Scala
9 84 (5.97%) C
10 47 (3.34%) PL/SQL
11 39 (2.77%) Groovy
12 31 (2.20%) Bash Shell
12 31 (2.20%) Shell Script
13 27 (1.92%) PowerShell
14 23 (1.64%) T-SQL
15 22 (1.56%) Perl
16 21 (1.49%) Ruby
17 16 (1.14%) ES6
18 15 (1.07%) ActionScript
18 15 (1.07%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 269 (19.13%) Degree
2 88 (6.26%) Security Cleared
3 76 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 45 (3.20%) DV Cleared
5 43 (3.06%) Oracle Certification
6 23 (1.64%) SC Cleared
7 19 (1.35%) Sun Certification
8 18 (1.28%) SANS
9 16 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
10 15 (1.07%) CISSP
10 15 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (0.92%) CCNA
11 13 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.92%) GIAC
11 13 (0.92%) Linux+ Certification
11 13 (0.92%) MCSE
11 13 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
11 13 (0.92%) OCMJD
11 13 (0.92%) OCPJP
11 13 (0.92%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.69%) QA
2 26 (1.85%) SLA
3 2 (0.14%) ISO 20022
3 2 (0.14%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.071%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.071%) GDPR
4 1 (0.071%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.071%) PMO
4 1 (0.071%) PSD2
4 1 (0.071%) SEPA
System Software
1 156 (11.10%) Docker
2 29 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.28%) HDFS
4 12 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.71%) vSphere
6 9 (0.64%) Active Directory
7 7 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.28%) NFS
8 4 (0.28%) Samba
8 4 (0.28%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.28%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.21%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.14%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.071%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 47 (3.34%) Ansible
2 41 (2.92%) Puppet
3 28 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (1.42%) Kubernetes
5 10 (0.71%) Salt
6 9 (0.64%) Nagios
7 8 (0.57%) Galera Cluster
7 8 (0.57%) Mesos
7 8 (0.57%) OpenNebula
8 7 (0.50%) Terraform
9 6 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (0.43%) Marathon
9 6 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.36%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.36%) Kibana
11 4 (0.28%) MOM
11 4 (0.28%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 3 (0.21%) Oozie
13 1 (0.071%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 345 (24.54%) Oracle
2 66 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 59 (4.20%) IBM
4 51 (3.63%) Sun
5 45 (3.20%) Red Hat
6 40 (2.84%) TIBCO
7 39 (2.77%) VMware
8 36 (2.56%) Google
9 33 (2.35%) MuleSoft
10 29 (2.06%) Talend
11 26 (1.85%) hybris
12 20 (1.42%) Dell
13 18 (1.28%) webMethods
14 17 (1.21%) Splunk
15 16 (1.14%) SAP
16 12 (0.85%) AppDynamics
17 9 (0.64%) Cloudera
17 9 (0.64%) Tableau
18 8 (0.57%) Sybase
19 7 (0.50%) HP