Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 372 383 347
Rank change year-on-year +11 -36 +52
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 1,327 1,375 1,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.81% 0.82% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.99% 2.02% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1,087 1,512
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,275
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 66,600 68,085 75,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.84% 40.75% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55,821 57,538 65,641
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +46 614 £62,500 +4.17% 64
South East -17 213 £47,500 -20.83% 12
North of England -35 159 £50,000 +5.26% 18
Midlands +47 132 £45,000 -10.00% 21
North West -18 122 £50,000 - 12
East of England -68 113 £52,500 +5.00% 12
South West -17 96 £45,000 -10.00% 8
East Midlands +38 67 £47,500 -5.00% 6
West Midlands +29 65 £45,000 -18.18% 15
Yorkshire -7 33 £50,000 +17.65% 6
North East -16 4 £50,000 +33.33%
Java EE
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 1,306 (98.42%) Java
2 902 (67.97%) Spring
3 821 (61.87%) Agile Software Development
4 599 (45.14%) JavaScript
5 554 (41.75%) SQL
6 522 (39.34%) Hibernate
7 452 (34.06%) Software Engineering
8 430 (32.40%) Oracle
9 425 (32.03%) HTML
10 412 (31.05%) Web Services
11 397 (29.92%) Maven
12 392 (29.54%) Scrum
13 390 (29.39%) TDD
14 361 (27.20%) Git (software)
15 358 (26.98%) CSS
16 354 (26.68%) REST
17 314 (23.66%) Degree
18 313 (23.59%) MVC
19 312 (23.51%) Finance
20 308 (23.21%) Linux
21 283 (21.33%) JBoss
22 282 (21.25%) XML
23 274 (20.65%) Tomcat
24 268 (20.20%) DevOps
25 257 (19.37%) Java 8
26 256 (19.29%) J2EE
27 250 (18.84%) SOAP
28 246 (18.54%) SOA
29 239 (18.01%) JUnit
30 230 (17.33%) Microservices

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
1 283 (21.33%) JBoss
2 274 (20.65%) Tomcat
3 186 (14.02%) WebSphere
4 174 (13.11%) WebLogic
5 153 (11.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 130 (9.80%) Apache
7 78 (5.88%) Confluence
8 57 (4.30%) Apache Spark
8 57 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
9 56 (4.22%) WildFly
10 53 (3.99%) Apache Pig
11 36 (2.71%) Cloud Foundry
12 27 (2.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 16 (1.21%) Alfresco
13 16 (1.21%) GlassFish
13 16 (1.21%) MQSeries
13 16 (1.21%) WordPress
14 14 (1.06%) Joomla!
14 14 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
15 11 (0.83%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.23%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.15%) Weka
4 1 (0.075%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.075%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.075%) Mathcad
4 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.15%) Fredhopper
4 2 (0.15%) Magento
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.075%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.075%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.075%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 198 (14.92%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (3.47%) IBM Cloud
4 42 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 42 (3.17%) OpenShift
5 39 (2.94%) PaaS
6 35 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (2.34%) SaaS
8 28 (2.11%) Serverless
9 11 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.68%) GitHub
10 9 (0.68%) IaaS
11 8 (0.60%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
12 7 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
13 4 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.23%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (0.23%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.23%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 80 (6.03%) HTTP
2 77 (5.80%) Internet
3 49 (3.69%) TCP/IP
4 39 (2.94%) FTP
4 39 (2.94%) SSL
5 37 (2.79%) Firewall
6 8 (0.60%) AMQP
6 8 (0.60%) Network Security
6 8 (0.60%) SSH
7 7 (0.53%) DNS
8 5 (0.38%) Intranet
9 3 (0.23%) ATM
9 3 (0.23%) VoIP
10 2 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.15%) SAN
10 2 (0.15%) Skype
10 2 (0.15%) SNMP
10 2 (0.15%) VPN
11 1 (0.075%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.075%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (14.09%) Relational Database
2 178 (13.41%) MySQL
3 132 (9.95%) NoSQL
4 128 (9.65%) SQL Server
5 121 (9.12%) MongoDB
6 108 (8.14%) Big Data
7 105 (7.91%) Hadoop
8 85 (6.41%) RDBMS
9 73 (5.50%) Apache Hive
10 58 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
11 56 (4.22%) Oracle Database
12 44 (3.32%) Neo4j
13 33 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
14 22 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 18 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (0.98%) DB2
16 13 (0.98%) Impala
16 13 (0.98%) OrientDB
16 13 (0.98%) Sqoop
17 11 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 397 (29.92%) Maven
2 361 (27.20%) Git (software)
3 239 (18.01%) JUnit
4 180 (13.56%) Jenkins
5 169 (12.74%) Subversion
6 159 (11.98%) Gradle
7 155 (11.68%) JIRA
8 112 (8.44%) Selenium
9 111 (8.36%) Bitbucket
10 91 (6.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 76 (5.73%) Eclipse
12 65 (4.90%) Ant
13 61 (4.60%) IntelliJ
14 47 (3.54%) Mockito
15 44 (3.32%) EasyMock
16 42 (3.17%) Cucumber
17 41 (3.09%) Robot Framework
17 41 (3.09%) TestNG
18 37 (2.79%) NetBeans
19 36 (2.71%) git-flow
General
1 312 (23.51%) Finance
2 119 (8.97%) Banking
3 107 (8.06%) Advertising
4 65 (4.90%) Retail
5 40 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 36 (2.71%) Retail Banking
7 29 (2.19%) Investment Banking
8 23 (1.73%) Games
9 18 (1.36%) French Language
10 15 (1.13%) Automotive
11 13 (0.98%) Front Office
11 13 (0.98%) German Language
12 12 (0.90%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.83%) Military
14 10 (0.75%) Marketing
14 10 (0.75%) Publishing
15 9 (0.68%) Back Office
16 6 (0.45%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.38%) Law
18 3 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 889 (66.99%) Developer
2 821 (61.87%) Java Developer
3 231 (17.41%) Senior Developer
4 216 (16.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 207 (15.60%) Java Engineer
6 199 (15.00%) Software Engineer
7 150 (11.30%) Java Software Engineer
8 93 (7.01%) Java Software Developer
9 91 (6.86%) Architect
9 91 (6.86%) Lead Developer
10 85 (6.41%) Lead Java Developer
11 75 (5.65%) Software Developer
12 66 (4.97%) Support Engineer
13 58 (4.37%) Senior Software Engineer
14 50 (3.77%) Senior Java Engineer
15 42 (3.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 40 (3.01%) Java Developer - Fintech
17 39 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
17 39 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 39 (2.94%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 902 (67.97%) Spring
2 522 (39.34%) Hibernate
3 425 (32.03%) HTML
4 412 (31.05%) Web Services
5 358 (26.98%) CSS
6 354 (26.68%) REST
7 282 (21.25%) XML
8 256 (19.29%) J2EE
9 250 (18.84%) SOAP
10 219 (16.50%) AngularJS
11 192 (14.47%) HTML5
11 192 (14.47%) Spring MVC
12 190 (14.32%) JSP
13 187 (14.09%) JMS
14 182 (13.72%) JPA
15 157 (11.83%) RESTful
16 151 (11.38%) JSF
17 147 (11.08%) jQuery
18 145 (10.93%) Spring Boot
19 144 (10.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 181 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 140 (10.55%) Enterprise Software
3 118 (8.89%) Fintech
4 86 (6.48%) Greenfield Project
5 52 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
6 40 (3.01%) Algorithms
6 40 (3.01%) Wiki
7 36 (2.71%) Cloud Native
7 36 (2.71%) Mobile App
8 29 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
9 28 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (1.73%) RIA
11 21 (1.58%) Blog
12 18 (1.36%) Management Information System
12 18 (1.36%) User Experience
13 16 (1.21%) Data Structures
14 13 (0.98%) PKI
14 13 (0.98%) Public Cloud
15 11 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
16 9 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 308 (23.21%) Linux
2 123 (9.27%) Windows
3 98 (7.39%) Unix
4 83 (6.25%) Android
5 56 (4.22%) Apple iOS
6 35 (2.64%) CentOS
7 34 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (2.34%) Mac OS X
9 27 (2.03%) Ubuntu
10 16 (1.21%) AIX
11 15 (1.13%) openSUSE
12 12 (0.90%) Windows Server
13 11 (0.83%) Solaris
14 10 (0.75%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.23%) Debian
15 3 (0.23%) Fedora
16 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 821 (61.87%) Agile Software Development
2 452 (34.06%) Software Engineering
3 392 (29.54%) Scrum
4 390 (29.39%) TDD
5 313 (23.59%) MVC
6 268 (20.20%) DevOps
7 246 (18.54%) SOA
8 230 (17.33%) Microservices
9 205 (15.45%) OO
10 193 (14.54%) Open Source
11 178 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
12 153 (11.53%) Mentoring
13 148 (11.15%) Test Automation
14 144 (10.85%) Web Development
15 136 (10.25%) BDD
16 125 (9.42%) SDLC
17 104 (7.84%) Unit Testing
18 103 (7.76%) Kanban
19 99 (7.46%) Multithreading
20 98 (7.39%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1,306 (98.42%) Java
2 599 (45.14%) JavaScript
3 554 (41.75%) SQL
4 257 (19.37%) Java 8
5 202 (15.22%) Python
6 188 (14.17%) PHP
7 151 (11.38%) C++
8 124 (9.34%) C#
9 101 (7.61%) C
10 90 (6.78%) Scala
11 87 (6.56%) PL/SQL
12 52 (3.92%) Bash Shell
13 45 (3.39%) Perl
14 42 (3.17%) Ruby
15 40 (3.01%) Objective-C
15 40 (3.01%) PowerShell
16 35 (2.64%) Shell Script
17 34 (2.56%) Groovy
18 29 (2.19%) T-SQL
18 29 (2.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 314 (23.66%) Degree
2 123 (9.27%) Security Cleared
3 90 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 79 (5.95%) DV Cleared
5 37 (2.79%) SC Cleared
6 35 (2.64%) CCNA
6 35 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (2.64%) CISSP
6 35 (2.64%) GIAC
6 35 (2.64%) Linux+ Certification
6 35 (2.64%) Master's Degree
6 35 (2.64%) MCSE
6 35 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (2.64%) Network+ Certification
6 35 (2.64%) SANS
6 35 (2.64%) SSCP
7 33 (2.49%) CompTIA Security+
8 14 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
9 13 (0.98%) HND
10 9 (0.68%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.56%) QA
2 18 (1.36%) GCP
3 6 (0.45%) SLA
4 5 (0.38%) GDPR
5 4 (0.30%) SEPA
6 3 (0.23%) PA-DSS
6 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.23%) PMO
7 2 (0.15%) COBIT
8 1 (0.075%) Data Quality
System Software
1 192 (14.47%) Docker
2 31 (2.34%) vSphere
3 23 (1.73%) GridGain
4 19 (1.43%) Apache Flume
5 13 (0.98%) HDFS
5 13 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.15%) Firmware
6 2 (0.15%) NFS
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.075%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.075%) Varnish
7 1 (0.075%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 111 (8.36%) Puppet
2 88 (6.63%) Ansible
3 81 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
4 66 (4.97%) Salt
5 42 (3.17%) Kubernetes
6 8 (0.60%) Terraform
7 6 (0.45%) Kibana
8 3 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 3 (0.23%) Marathon
8 3 (0.23%) MOM
8 3 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.15%) Control-M
9 2 (0.15%) Oozie
10 1 (0.075%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.075%) Mesos
10 1 (0.075%) Nagios
10 1 (0.075%) Rancher
Vendors
1 430 (32.40%) Oracle
2 121 (9.12%) IBM
3 76 (5.73%) Red Hat
4 75 (5.65%) Google
5 57 (4.30%) TIBCO
6 50 (3.77%) Microsoft
7 37 (2.79%) BEA
8 28 (2.11%) Adobe
9 23 (1.73%) SAP
10 19 (1.43%) Cloudera
11 15 (1.13%) MuleSoft
12 13 (0.98%) hybris
12 13 (0.98%) VMware
13 9 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.60%) AppDynamics
14 8 (0.60%) Cognizant
14 8 (0.60%) Talend
15 7 (0.53%) Apigee
15 7 (0.53%) Misys
15 7 (0.53%) Sitecore