Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > North of England
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 193 155
Rank change year-on-year -12 -38 -20
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 361 394 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 1.47% 1.63% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 4.06% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 298 328 482
North of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,875 £73,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 the North of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 10,264 9,698 10,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 41.93% 40.19% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8,792 8,547 8,895
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in the North of England

J2EE
Salary Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE in the North of England.

Salary trend for J2EE in the North of England

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in the North of England over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the North of England

J2EE
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the North of England region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
North West -12 223 £50,000 - 32
Yorkshire +1 127 £50,000 - 11
North East -19 11 £62,500 +19.05% 3
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing J2EE 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 North of England region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 338 (93.63%) Java
2 240 (66.48%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (50.42%) Spring
4 144 (39.89%) Hibernate
5 126 (34.90%) Web Services
6 115 (31.86%) JavaScript
7 102 (28.25%) Software Engineering
8 99 (27.42%) TDD
9 95 (26.32%) Oracle
10 94 (26.04%) HTML
11 89 (24.65%) SQL
12 87 (24.10%) Tomcat
13 80 (22.16%) RESTful
13 80 (22.16%) AngularJS
14 71 (19.67%) BDD
14 71 (19.67%) CSS
15 68 (18.84%) MVC
16 66 (18.28%) SOAP
17 64 (17.73%) Relational Database
18 63 (17.45%) JBoss
19 62 (17.17%) Linux
19 62 (17.17%) jQuery
20 61 (16.90%) Scrum
21 59 (16.34%) JSP
22 58 (16.07%) Degree
23 57 (15.79%) Finance
24 55 (15.24%) Spring MVC
25 54 (14.96%) Test Automation
26 52 (14.40%) HTML5
27 51 (14.13%) Computer Science

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 87 (24.10%) Tomcat
2 63 (17.45%) JBoss
3 47 (13.02%) WebSphere
4 37 (10.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 36 (9.97%) Apache
6 31 (8.59%) WebLogic
7 18 (4.99%) nginx
8 16 (4.43%) Jetty
9 13 (3.60%) Mule
10 10 (2.77%) Apache Solr
10 10 (2.77%) CMS
11 9 (2.49%) Oracle Application Server
12 7 (1.94%) Confluence
13 6 (1.66%) WebLogic Portal
13 6 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (1.39%) iPlanet
14 5 (1.39%) MQSeries
14 5 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (5.54%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (2.77%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.55%) BASE24
6 1 (0.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.28%) Google Play
4 1 (0.28%) npm
4 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.09%) HTTP
2 19 (5.26%) Internet
2 19 (5.26%) SSL
3 12 (3.32%) Broadband
4 7 (1.94%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.39%) Firewall
5 5 (1.39%) NAS
5 5 (1.39%) SAN
6 2 (0.55%) DNS
6 2 (0.55%) FCoE
6 2 (0.55%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.55%) VLAN
6 2 (0.55%) WAN
7 1 (0.28%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (17.73%) Relational Database
2 36 (9.97%) MySQL
3 28 (7.76%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (6.93%) DB2
4 25 (6.93%) NoSQL
5 23 (6.37%) MongoDB
5 23 (6.37%) RDBMS
6 22 (6.09%) Big Data
7 18 (4.99%) SQL Server
8 12 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.32%) Redis
9 10 (2.77%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.94%) Endeca
11 6 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.39%) GIS
12 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.83%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
15 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 44 (12.19%) Jenkins
2 40 (11.08%) Git (software)
3 23 (6.37%) Subversion
4 21 (5.82%) Maven
5 17 (4.71%) Mockito
6 16 (4.43%) Cucumber
6 16 (4.43%) Gradle
6 16 (4.43%) JUnit
7 15 (4.16%) JIRA
8 14 (3.88%) Hudson
9 12 (3.32%) Bitbucket
9 12 (3.32%) Jasmine
10 11 (3.05%) Eclipse
11 8 (2.22%) Selenium
12 6 (1.66%) ERwin
13 5 (1.39%) TestNG
14 4 (1.11%) ClearCase
14 4 (1.11%) JMeter
15 3 (0.83%) Introscope
15 3 (0.83%) jMock
General
1 57 (15.79%) Finance
2 39 (10.80%) Advertising
3 35 (9.70%) Banking
4 20 (5.54%) Retail
5 16 (4.43%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.05%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.05%) Law
7 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.55%) Electronics
8 2 (0.55%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.55%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 233 (64.54%) Developer
2 212 (58.73%) Java Developer
3 69 (19.11%) Senior Developer
4 66 (18.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 39 (10.80%) Principal Engineer
6 37 (10.25%) Java Engineer
7 35 (9.70%) Software Engineer
8 34 (9.42%) Architect
9 27 (7.48%) J2EE Developer
9 27 (7.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 26 (7.20%) Senior Software Engineer
11 23 (6.37%) Java Software Engineer
12 20 (5.54%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (4.99%) Senior Java Engineer
14 17 (4.71%) Technical Architect
15 16 (4.43%) Big Data Developer
15 16 (4.43%) Principal Software Engineer
15 16 (4.43%) Senior Java Software Engineer
16 15 (4.16%) Lead Developer
16 15 (4.16%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (50.42%) Spring
2 144 (39.89%) Hibernate
3 126 (34.90%) Web Services
4 94 (26.04%) HTML
5 80 (22.16%) AngularJS
5 80 (22.16%) RESTful
6 71 (19.67%) CSS
7 66 (18.28%) SOAP
8 62 (17.17%) jQuery
9 59 (16.34%) JSP
10 55 (15.24%) Spring MVC
11 52 (14.40%) HTML5
12 48 (13.30%) Servlets
12 48 (13.30%) XML
13 47 (13.02%) Ajax
14 44 (12.19%) REST
15 42 (11.63%) CSS3
16 29 (8.03%) Node.js
17 28 (7.76%) React
18 27 (7.48%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.13%) Computer Science
2 38 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (9.70%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (8.03%) User Experience
5 16 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.32%) RIA
7 8 (2.22%) Online Banking
8 7 (1.94%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.66%) AS400
9 6 (1.66%) Fintech
9 6 (1.66%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.39%) Clustering
10 5 (1.39%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.83%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.83%) PMI
11 3 (0.83%) VSAM
12 2 (0.55%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.55%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.55%) IVR
12 2 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 62 (17.17%) Linux
2 25 (6.93%) Windows
3 20 (5.54%) Unix
4 16 (4.43%) AIX
5 14 (3.88%) Android
6 12 (3.32%) Apple iOS
7 11 (3.05%) Solaris
8 6 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.39%) HPUX
9 5 (1.39%) SUSE
9 5 (1.39%) Windows Server
10 4 (1.11%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.11%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.11%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.11%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.83%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (66.48%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (28.25%) Software Engineering
3 99 (27.42%) TDD
4 71 (19.67%) BDD
5 68 (18.84%) MVC
6 61 (16.90%) Scrum
7 54 (14.96%) Test Automation
8 48 (13.30%) SDLC
9 39 (10.80%) SOA
10 37 (10.25%) Microservices
11 35 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (9.70%) OO
12 33 (9.14%) E-Commerce
13 32 (8.86%) Mentoring
14 29 (8.03%) Pair Programming
15 27 (7.48%) DevOps
16 26 (7.20%) Waterfall
17 25 (6.93%) Workflow
18 24 (6.65%) Open Source
19 22 (6.09%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 338 (93.63%) Java
2 115 (31.86%) JavaScript
3 89 (24.65%) SQL
4 42 (11.63%) PHP
5 18 (4.99%) Ruby
6 16 (4.43%) Scala
7 15 (4.16%) C
8 13 (3.60%) PL/SQL
8 13 (3.60%) Python
9 12 (3.32%) Shell Script
10 10 (2.77%) Assembly Language
11 9 (2.49%) Go
12 7 (1.94%) ES6
13 6 (1.66%) C#
14 4 (1.11%) C++
14 4 (1.11%) COBOL
15 3 (0.83%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.83%) REXX
16 2 (0.55%) C-shell
16 2 (0.55%) Korn
Qualifications
1 58 (16.07%) Degree
2 31 (8.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.94%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.66%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.66%) Sun Certification
6 5 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.83%) PMP
8 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (3.05%) Docker
2 5 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.39%) KVM
2 5 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.55%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (1.39%) OpenView
2 3 (0.83%) CA Wily
2 3 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.55%) Puppet
3 2 (0.55%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 95 (26.32%) Oracle
2 37 (10.25%) Adobe
3 21 (5.82%) hybris
3 21 (5.82%) SAP
4 18 (4.99%) Microsoft
5 14 (3.88%) HP
6 13 (3.60%) IBM
7 11 (3.05%) Sun
8 7 (1.94%) BroadVision
9 6 (1.66%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.39%) Cisco
10 5 (1.39%) Cognos
10 5 (1.39%) F5
10 5 (1.39%) Opsware
10 5 (1.39%) PlateSpin
10 5 (1.39%) Veritas
10 5 (1.39%) VMware
11 4 (1.11%) Chordiant
11 4 (1.11%) Fujitsu
12 3 (0.83%) Borland