Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 180 126
Rank change year-on-year -29 -54 -25
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 333 448 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 1.42% 1.80% 2.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% 4.62% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 275 332 646
North of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,500 £33,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 9716 9697 11595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 41.47% 39.00% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8154 8478 9849
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -49 202 £50,000 - 9
Yorkshire +4 123 £50,000 +17.65% 6
North East +15 8 £65,000 +35.42% 1
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 313 (93.99%) Java
2 183 (54.95%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (50.45%) Spring
4 151 (45.35%) Hibernate
5 150 (45.05%) SQL
6 138 (41.44%) JavaScript
7 126 (37.84%) HTML
8 102 (30.63%) Web Services
9 98 (29.43%) CSS
10 93 (27.93%) XML
11 92 (27.63%) MVC
12 78 (23.42%) Software Engineering
12 78 (23.42%) TDD
13 75 (22.52%) OO
14 72 (21.62%) Oracle
15 66 (19.82%) SDLC
16 65 (19.52%) Linux
17 64 (19.22%) Scrum
18 62 (18.62%) Tomcat
18 62 (18.62%) JSP
19 61 (18.32%) Git (software)
19 61 (18.32%) RESTful
20 58 (17.42%) jQuery
21 57 (17.12%) SOAP
22 56 (16.82%) AngularJS
23 51 (15.32%) JSON
24 49 (14.71%) E-Commerce
25 48 (14.41%) JBoss
25 48 (14.41%) Ajax
25 48 (14.41%) HTML5

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 62 (18.62%) Tomcat
2 48 (14.41%) JBoss
3 46 (13.81%) WebSphere
4 45 (13.51%) WebLogic
5 25 (7.51%) Apache
6 20 (6.01%) Confluence
7 19 (5.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 16 (4.80%) nginx
9 10 (3.00%) Jetty
10 9 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
11 8 (2.40%) CICS
12 7 (2.10%) Mule ESB
13 6 (1.80%) iPlanet
13 6 (1.80%) Oracle Application Server
14 5 (1.50%) Apache Solr
14 5 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (1.50%) MQSeries
14 5 (1.50%) OpenStack
14 5 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (1.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (6.31%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (1.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.30%) Bluemix
2 1 (0.30%) Google Play
2 1 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) npm
2 1 (0.30%) Serverless
2 1 (0.30%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.11%) SSL
2 14 (4.20%) Internet
3 13 (3.90%) HTTP
4 8 (2.40%) LDAP
5 7 (2.10%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.50%) Firewall
6 5 (1.50%) NAS
6 5 (1.50%) SAN
7 3 (0.90%) Broadband
8 2 (0.60%) DNS
8 2 (0.60%) FCoE
8 2 (0.60%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.60%) VLAN
8 2 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.31%) MySQL
2 40 (12.01%) Relational Database
3 31 (9.31%) NoSQL
4 21 (6.31%) DB2
4 21 (6.31%) Endeca
5 20 (6.01%) MongoDB
5 20 (6.01%) SQL Server
6 16 (4.80%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.30%) Redis
8 9 (2.70%) Big Data
9 7 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.50%) SQLite
11 4 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.90%) GIS
13 1 (0.30%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 61 (18.32%) Git (software)
2 42 (12.61%) JIRA
3 29 (8.71%) Jenkins
4 27 (8.11%) JUnit
5 21 (6.31%) Subversion
6 19 (5.71%) Maven
7 18 (5.41%) Eclipse
8 14 (4.20%) ClearCase
9 11 (3.30%) Gradle
10 5 (1.50%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.50%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.50%) Mockito
10 5 (1.50%) Selenium
11 4 (1.20%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.20%) ERwin
11 4 (1.20%) TestNG
12 2 (0.60%) Ant
12 2 (0.60%) ClearQuest
12 2 (0.60%) JProfiler
12 2 (0.60%) webpack
General
1 43 (12.91%) Finance
2 29 (8.71%) Banking
3 15 (4.50%) Retail
4 13 (3.90%) Advertising
4 13 (3.90%) Law
5 6 (1.80%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.80%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.50%) Electronics
6 5 (1.50%) Marketing
6 5 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 227 (68.17%) Developer
2 202 (60.66%) Java Developer
3 68 (20.42%) Senior Developer
4 62 (18.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (10.81%) J2EE Developer
6 35 (10.51%) Java Engineer
6 35 (10.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 24 (7.21%) Architect
8 23 (6.91%) Java Software Engineer
8 23 (6.91%) Software Engineer
9 20 (6.01%) Software Developer
10 19 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
10 19 (5.71%) Principal Engineer
11 15 (4.50%) Agile Developer
11 15 (4.50%) Agile Java Developer
11 15 (4.50%) Java Architect
12 11 (3.30%) Junior
12 11 (3.30%) Senior Java Engineer
13 10 (3.00%) Junior Developer
13 10 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (50.45%) Spring
2 151 (45.35%) Hibernate
3 126 (37.84%) HTML
4 102 (30.63%) Web Services
5 98 (29.43%) CSS
6 93 (27.93%) XML
7 62 (18.62%) JSP
8 61 (18.32%) RESTful
9 58 (17.42%) jQuery
10 57 (17.12%) SOAP
11 56 (16.82%) AngularJS
12 51 (15.32%) JSON
13 48 (14.41%) Ajax
13 48 (14.41%) HTML5
14 43 (12.91%) CSS3
15 40 (12.01%) Spring MVC
16 36 (10.81%) REST
17 35 (10.51%) Java EE
18 32 (9.61%) Servlets
19 31 (9.31%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 24 (7.21%) User Experience
3 21 (6.31%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (5.11%) Algorithms
5 15 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.60%) PMI
8 10 (3.00%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.80%) Clustering
9 6 (1.80%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.80%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.50%) Fintech
11 4 (1.20%) AS400
11 4 (1.20%) RIA
12 3 (0.90%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.90%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.60%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.60%) Grid Computing
13 2 (0.60%) iPad
14 1 (0.30%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 65 (19.52%) Linux
2 26 (7.81%) Unix
3 23 (6.91%) Windows
4 19 (5.71%) Android
5 14 (4.20%) AIX
5 14 (4.20%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.00%) Solaris
7 6 (1.80%) HPUX
7 6 (1.80%) SUSE
8 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.90%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.90%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.90%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (54.95%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (27.63%) MVC
3 78 (23.42%) Software Engineering
3 78 (23.42%) TDD
4 75 (22.52%) OO
5 66 (19.82%) SDLC
6 64 (19.22%) Scrum
7 49 (14.71%) E-Commerce
8 46 (13.81%) BDD
9 43 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (11.41%) Test Automation
10 38 (11.41%) Unit Testing
11 36 (10.81%) Waterfall
12 32 (9.61%) SOA
13 24 (7.21%) Microservices
14 22 (6.61%) Mentoring
14 22 (6.61%) OOA/OOD
15 20 (6.01%) OOD
15 20 (6.01%) Pair Programming
16 19 (5.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 313 (93.99%) Java
2 150 (45.05%) SQL
3 138 (41.44%) JavaScript
4 32 (9.61%) PHP
5 25 (7.51%) C
6 21 (6.31%) ES6
6 21 (6.31%) Python
7 18 (5.41%) C++
8 17 (5.11%) C#
9 16 (4.80%) Ruby
10 14 (4.20%) Assembly Language
11 11 (3.30%) PL/SQL
12 10 (3.00%) Scala
13 9 (2.70%) Shell Script
14 8 (2.40%) COBOL
15 7 (2.10%) Bash Shell
15 7 (2.10%) Go
16 6 (1.80%) Perl
17 3 (0.90%) C-shell
17 3 (0.90%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (12.01%) Degree
2 25 (7.51%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.60%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.80%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.80%) Sun Certification
7 5 (1.50%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.20%) QA
System Software
1 13 (3.90%) Docker
2 6 (1.80%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.80%) KVM
2 6 (1.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.60%) Samba
4 2 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.50%) OpenView
2 3 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Ansible
3 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.30%) Mesos
Vendors
1 72 (21.62%) Oracle
2 30 (9.01%) hybris
3 28 (8.41%) SAP
4 25 (7.51%) IBM
5 19 (5.71%) Adobe
6 15 (4.50%) BroadVision
7 12 (3.60%) Chordiant
7 12 (3.60%) Sun
8 7 (2.10%) Microsoft
8 7 (2.10%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.80%) PlateSpin
9 6 (1.80%) Veritas
9 6 (1.80%) VMware
10 5 (1.50%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.50%) Cisco
10 5 (1.50%) Cloudera
10 5 (1.50%) Cognos
10 5 (1.50%) F5
10 5 (1.50%) HP
10 5 (1.50%) Perforce