Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 185 131
Rank change year-on-year -17 -54 -13
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 359 431 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 1.46% 1.73% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 4.41% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 295 329 608
North of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,750 £62,500 £72,500
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 10142 9767 10984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 41.26% 39.10% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8599 8556 9380
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 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 -30 232 £50,000 - 15
Yorkshire -2 119 £50,000 +11.11% 10
North East +1 8 £65,000 +23.81%
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing J2EE 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 North of England region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 331 (92.20%) Java
2 226 (62.95%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (53.20%) Spring
4 160 (44.57%) Hibernate
5 132 (36.77%) JavaScript
6 127 (35.38%) SQL
7 125 (34.82%) Web Services
8 112 (31.20%) HTML
9 101 (28.13%) TDD
10 97 (27.02%) Oracle
11 96 (26.74%) Software Engineering
12 95 (26.46%) MVC
13 87 (24.23%) CSS
14 82 (22.84%) Tomcat
15 77 (21.45%) Linux
16 76 (21.17%) RESTful
17 75 (20.89%) AngularJS
18 68 (18.94%) jQuery
19 67 (18.66%) BDD
19 67 (18.66%) SDLC
20 66 (18.38%) JBoss
20 66 (18.38%) JSP
21 65 (18.11%) XML
22 64 (17.83%) SOAP
23 61 (16.99%) Degree
24 60 (16.71%) Git (software)
25 59 (16.43%) Relational Database
26 57 (15.88%) Test Automation
26 57 (15.88%) Spring MVC
27 55 (15.32%) Finance

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 82 (22.84%) Tomcat
2 66 (18.38%) JBoss
3 50 (13.93%) WebSphere
4 43 (11.98%) WebLogic
5 40 (11.14%) Apache
6 28 (7.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 18 (5.01%) Jetty
7 18 (5.01%) nginx
8 13 (3.62%) Confluence
9 12 (3.34%) Mule
10 9 (2.51%) WebLogic Portal
11 8 (2.23%) Apache Solr
11 8 (2.23%) CICS
11 8 (2.23%) CMS
11 8 (2.23%) Oracle Application Server
12 6 (1.67%) iPlanet
12 6 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.39%) MQSeries
13 5 (1.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (5.85%) SAP Hybris
2 9 (2.51%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.28%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.28%) Google Play
3 1 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) npm
3 1 (0.28%) Serverless
3 1 (0.28%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.13%) HTTP
1 22 (6.13%) Internet
2 19 (5.29%) SSL
3 10 (2.79%) Broadband
4 8 (2.23%) LDAP
5 6 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.39%) Firewall
6 5 (1.39%) NAS
6 5 (1.39%) SAN
7 2 (0.56%) DNS
7 2 (0.56%) FCoE
7 2 (0.56%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.56%) VLAN
7 2 (0.56%) WAN
8 1 (0.28%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.43%) Relational Database
2 39 (10.86%) MySQL
3 31 (8.64%) DB2
3 31 (8.64%) NoSQL
4 26 (7.24%) MongoDB
5 20 (5.57%) RDBMS
6 19 (5.29%) SQL Server
7 17 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (4.18%) Endeca
8 15 (4.18%) Redis
9 14 (3.90%) Big Data
10 11 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.39%) GIS
13 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.84%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
16 1 (0.28%) Apache Hive
16 1 (0.28%) MariaDB
16 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 60 (16.71%) Git (software)
2 51 (14.21%) Jenkins
3 28 (7.80%) JIRA
3 28 (7.80%) Subversion
4 24 (6.69%) Maven
5 21 (5.85%) Eclipse
5 21 (5.85%) Gradle
5 21 (5.85%) JUnit
6 15 (4.18%) Mockito
7 13 (3.62%) Hudson
8 12 (3.34%) Bitbucket
8 12 (3.34%) Cucumber
8 12 (3.34%) Jasmine
9 11 (3.06%) Selenium
10 9 (2.51%) ClearCase
11 6 (1.67%) ERwin
11 6 (1.67%) TestNG
12 4 (1.11%) Ant
12 4 (1.11%) jMock
13 3 (0.84%) IntelliJ
General
1 55 (15.32%) Finance
2 38 (10.58%) Banking
3 36 (10.03%) Advertising
4 14 (3.90%) Retail
5 12 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.06%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.06%) Law
7 6 (1.67%) Marketing
8 5 (1.39%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Electronics
9 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 231 (64.35%) Developer
2 208 (57.94%) Java Developer
3 64 (17.83%) Senior Developer
4 59 (16.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 42 (11.70%) Java Engineer
6 36 (10.03%) Architect
7 33 (9.19%) J2EE Developer
7 33 (9.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 33 (9.19%) Software Engineer
8 31 (8.64%) Principal Engineer
9 27 (7.52%) Java Software Engineer
10 19 (5.29%) Java Software Developer
11 18 (5.01%) Software Developer
11 18 (5.01%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (4.74%) Senior Software Engineer
13 16 (4.46%) Senior Java Engineer
14 15 (4.18%) Java Architect
14 15 (4.18%) Principal Software Engineer
15 12 (3.34%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 12 (3.34%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (53.20%) Spring
2 160 (44.57%) Hibernate
3 125 (34.82%) Web Services
4 112 (31.20%) HTML
5 87 (24.23%) CSS
6 76 (21.17%) RESTful
7 75 (20.89%) AngularJS
8 68 (18.94%) jQuery
9 66 (18.38%) JSP
10 65 (18.11%) XML
11 64 (17.83%) SOAP
12 57 (15.88%) Spring MVC
13 52 (14.48%) HTML5
14 48 (13.37%) REST
15 47 (13.09%) Ajax
16 45 (12.53%) Servlets
17 43 (11.98%) CSS3
18 41 (11.42%) Java EE
19 38 (10.58%) JSON
20 32 (8.91%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.21%) Computer Science
2 33 (9.19%) Enterprise Software
2 33 (9.19%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (8.91%) User Experience
4 16 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.34%) RIA
6 10 (2.79%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.51%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.23%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.23%) PMI
9 6 (1.67%) AS400
9 6 (1.67%) Clustering
9 6 (1.67%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.39%) Fintech
11 4 (1.11%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.84%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.56%) Grid Computing
13 2 (0.56%) VSAM
13 2 (0.56%) Xbox
14 1 (0.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 77 (21.45%) Linux
2 28 (7.80%) Unix
3 27 (7.52%) Windows
4 16 (4.46%) AIX
5 15 (4.18%) Android
6 14 (3.90%) Apple iOS
7 12 (3.34%) Solaris
8 6 (1.67%) HPUX
8 6 (1.67%) SUSE
8 6 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.84%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.84%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (62.95%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (28.13%) TDD
3 96 (26.74%) Software Engineering
4 95 (26.46%) MVC
5 67 (18.66%) BDD
5 67 (18.66%) SDLC
6 57 (15.88%) Test Automation
7 54 (15.04%) Scrum
8 51 (14.21%) OO
9 42 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (11.70%) E-Commerce
10 36 (10.03%) SOA
11 35 (9.75%) Microservices
12 32 (8.91%) Waterfall
13 29 (8.08%) Mentoring
14 26 (7.24%) Pair Programming
15 23 (6.41%) OOA/OOD
15 23 (6.41%) Service Management
16 21 (5.85%) Open Source
17 19 (5.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 331 (92.20%) Java
2 132 (36.77%) JavaScript
3 127 (35.38%) SQL
4 45 (12.53%) PHP
5 27 (7.52%) C
6 24 (6.69%) Python
7 18 (5.01%) Ruby
8 17 (4.74%) C#
9 14 (3.90%) Assembly Language
9 14 (3.90%) ES6
9 14 (3.90%) Scala
10 13 (3.62%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.79%) C++
12 9 (2.51%) Go
13 8 (2.23%) COBOL
13 8 (2.23%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.95%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.39%) Perl
16 3 (0.84%) C-shell
16 3 (0.84%) VC++
Qualifications
1 61 (16.99%) Degree
2 28 (7.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (5.29%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.34%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.79%) PMI Certification
6 8 (2.23%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.95%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.56%) PMP
9 1 (0.28%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.46%) QA
System Software
1 15 (4.18%) Docker
2 6 (1.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.67%) KVM
2 6 (1.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.56%) Samba
5 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.39%) OpenView
2 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.84%) Puppet
3 2 (0.56%) CA Wily
3 2 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.56%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.28%) Ansible
4 1 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.28%) Mesos
Vendors
1 97 (27.02%) Oracle
2 30 (8.36%) hybris
3 28 (7.80%) Adobe
3 28 (7.80%) SAP
4 19 (5.29%) IBM
5 18 (5.01%) Microsoft
6 13 (3.62%) Sun
7 11 (3.06%) HP
8 9 (2.51%) BroadVision
8 9 (2.51%) Chordiant
9 7 (1.95%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.67%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.67%) Cloudera
10 6 (1.67%) PlateSpin
10 6 (1.67%) Veritas
10 6 (1.67%) VMware
11 5 (1.39%) Cisco
11 5 (1.39%) Cognos
11 5 (1.39%) F5
11 5 (1.39%) Opsware