Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for EJB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EJB over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 880 908 740
Rank change year-on-year +28 -168 +57
Permanent jobs citing EJB 327 337 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.46% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 253 269 595
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,500 £30,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £78,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%

EJB 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72598 73664 82620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.13% 39.00% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 60360 63976 70627
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

EJB
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing EJB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for EJB in the UK

EJB
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EJB.

Salary trend for EJB in the UK

EJB
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EJB over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for EJB in the UK

EJB
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 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
England +41 319 £54,000 +20.00% 23
UK excluding London -29 225 £50,000 +11.11% 15
London +52 84 £60,000 -17.24% 8
North of England +39 73 £50,000 +19.76% 3
North West +44 72 £50,000 +14.94% 3
South East +32 54 £60,000 +33.33% 5
East of England +14 53 £50,000 -13.04% 5
South West -26 22 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Midlands +32 21 £55,000 +37.50%
West Midlands +18 17 £55,000 +22.22%
East Midlands +33 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Wales +10 2 £50,000 +42.86%
Yorkshire +6 1 £42,500 +21.43%

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing EJB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for EJB.

1 309 (94.50%) Java
2 230 (70.34%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (61.77%) Spring
4 195 (59.63%) SQL
5 170 (51.99%) Web Services
6 159 (48.62%) JMS
7 157 (48.01%) Hibernate
8 144 (44.04%) Oracle
9 142 (43.43%) JavaScript
10 132 (40.37%) Java EE
11 127 (38.84%) HTML
12 121 (37.00%) XML
13 114 (34.86%) Scrum
14 113 (34.56%) Finance
15 110 (33.64%) Servlets
16 107 (32.72%) JUnit
17 100 (30.58%) Git (software)
18 98 (29.97%) SDLC
18 98 (29.97%) CSS
19 97 (29.66%) J2EE
20 93 (28.44%) JSP
21 91 (27.83%) EJB 3.0
22 90 (27.52%) TDD
23 87 (26.61%) JPA
24 86 (26.30%) REST
24 86 (26.30%) Software Engineering
25 85 (25.99%) JBoss
26 84 (25.69%) SOAP
27 83 (25.38%) Struts
27 83 (25.38%) Jenkins

EJB
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 85 (25.99%) JBoss
2 55 (16.82%) Confluence
3 54 (16.51%) WebLogic
4 48 (14.68%) WebSphere
5 35 (10.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 34 (10.40%) Apache
7 16 (4.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (4.59%) MQSeries
9 14 (4.28%) GlassFish
10 12 (3.67%) Apache TomEE
10 12 (3.67%) nginx
10 12 (3.67%) Tomcat
11 11 (3.36%) Liferay
11 11 (3.36%) WildFly
12 9 (2.75%) CICS
13 8 (2.45%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (1.83%) CMS
15 4 (1.22%) OpenStack
16 3 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (3.98%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (2.75%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (1.53%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.92%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.92%) Unica
5 2 (0.61%) Magento
6 1 (0.31%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.28%) IaaS
2 14 (4.28%) OpenShift
3 13 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (0.92%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.87%) HTTP
2 20 (6.12%) Internet
3 11 (3.36%) FTP
4 8 (2.45%) SSL
5 2 (0.61%) DHCP
5 2 (0.61%) DNS
5 2 (0.61%) Intranet
5 2 (0.61%) SSH
6 1 (0.31%) Broadband
6 1 (0.31%) Firewall
6 1 (0.31%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (22.32%) SQL Server
2 60 (18.35%) Relational Database
3 34 (10.40%) Oracle Database
4 31 (9.48%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (8.56%) DB2
6 24 (7.34%) Oracle Database 12c
7 19 (5.81%) MySQL
8 18 (5.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 16 (4.89%) NoSQL
10 15 (4.59%) Infinispan
10 15 (4.59%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (4.59%) RDBMS
11 9 (2.75%) MongoDB
12 8 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.45%) Redis
13 3 (0.92%) Jackrabbit
13 3 (0.92%) SQLite
14 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.31%) Big Data
15 1 (0.31%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 107 (32.72%) JUnit
2 100 (30.58%) Git (software)
3 83 (25.38%) Jenkins
4 77 (23.55%) JIRA
5 75 (22.94%) Maven
6 62 (18.96%) Subversion
7 51 (15.60%) Bitbucket
8 37 (11.31%) Gradle
9 33 (10.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 31 (9.48%) Ant
11 30 (9.17%) IntelliJ
12 26 (7.95%) EasyMock
13 23 (7.03%) Cucumber
14 22 (6.73%) Eclipse
14 22 (6.73%) Selenium
15 19 (5.81%) Jasmine
15 19 (5.81%) Mockito
16 18 (5.50%) FishEye
17 16 (4.89%) TestNG
18 13 (3.98%) TeamCity
General
1 113 (34.56%) Finance
2 67 (20.49%) Banking
3 28 (8.56%) Advertising
4 18 (5.50%) Marketing
5 15 (4.59%) Retail
6 12 (3.67%) Electronics
6 12 (3.67%) Legal
6 12 (3.67%) Manufacturing
6 12 (3.67%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.83%) Back Office
7 6 (1.83%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.22%) Front Office
9 4 (1.22%) Games
10 3 (0.92%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.92%) Law
11 2 (0.61%) Automotive
12 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 244 (74.62%) Developer
2 239 (73.09%) Java Developer
3 73 (22.32%) Senior Developer
4 72 (22.02%) Senior Java Developer
5 33 (10.09%) Agile Developer
5 33 (10.09%) Agile Java Developer
6 32 (9.79%) Java Engineer
7 29 (8.87%) Lead Developer
7 29 (8.87%) Lead Java Developer
8 25 (7.65%) Software Engineer
9 24 (7.34%) Java Software Developer
9 24 (7.34%) Java Software Engineer
10 20 (6.12%) Senior Agile Developer
10 20 (6.12%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 18 (5.50%) Software Developer
12 15 (4.59%) Architect
13 13 (3.98%) Consultant
13 13 (3.98%) Full Stack Developer
14 12 (3.67%) SOA Developer
15 11 (3.36%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (61.77%) Spring
2 170 (51.99%) Web Services
3 159 (48.62%) JMS
4 157 (48.01%) Hibernate
5 132 (40.37%) Java EE
6 127 (38.84%) HTML
7 121 (37.00%) XML
8 110 (33.64%) Servlets
9 98 (29.97%) CSS
10 97 (29.66%) J2EE
11 93 (28.44%) JSP
12 91 (27.83%) EJB 3.0
13 87 (26.61%) JPA
14 86 (26.30%) REST
15 84 (25.69%) SOAP
16 83 (25.38%) Struts
17 66 (20.18%) HTML5
18 57 (17.43%) JDBC
19 55 (16.82%) CSS3
20 50 (15.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.09%) User Experience
2 31 (9.48%) Computer Science
3 27 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (7.03%) Greenfield Project
5 19 (5.81%) Client/Server
6 14 (4.28%) Mainframe
6 14 (4.28%) Wiki
7 13 (3.98%) iPad
7 13 (3.98%) RIA
8 12 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (3.36%) PMI
10 10 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.53%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.92%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.84%) Linux
2 31 (9.48%) Unix
3 14 (4.28%) CentOS
4 13 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.06%) Windows
6 3 (0.92%) HPUX
6 3 (0.92%) Solaris
7 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (70.34%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (34.86%) Scrum
3 98 (29.97%) SDLC
4 90 (27.52%) TDD
5 86 (26.30%) Software Engineering
6 78 (23.85%) MVC
7 68 (20.80%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (19.57%) BDD
9 61 (18.65%) SOA
10 55 (16.82%) OO
11 54 (16.51%) DevOps
12 53 (16.21%) Test Automation
13 47 (14.37%) Unit Testing
14 43 (13.15%) Microservices
15 39 (11.93%) Investment Management
16 38 (11.62%) Waterfall
17 37 (11.31%) UML
18 36 (11.01%) Multithreading
19 34 (10.40%) Open Source
20 32 (9.79%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 309 (94.50%) Java
2 195 (59.63%) SQL
3 142 (43.43%) JavaScript
4 61 (18.65%) PL/SQL
5 26 (7.95%) XPath
6 24 (7.34%) Python
7 23 (7.03%) PHP
7 23 (7.03%) Ruby
8 20 (6.12%) C
9 15 (4.59%) C++
10 10 (3.06%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.75%) ABAP
11 9 (2.75%) Assembly Language
11 9 (2.75%) COBOL
12 8 (2.45%) Go
12 8 (2.45%) Scala
13 7 (2.14%) C#
14 4 (1.22%) Perl
15 3 (0.92%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (10.70%) Degree
2 28 (8.56%) Security Cleared
3 24 (7.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (3.67%) OCMJD
4 12 (3.67%) OCPJP
4 12 (3.67%) OCPJWCD
4 12 (3.67%) Oracle Certification
4 12 (3.67%) Sun Certification
5 11 (3.36%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.75%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.22%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.01%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.14%) Docker
2 3 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.45%) Puppet
2 2 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) Control-M
3 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 144 (44.04%) Oracle
2 34 (10.40%) Red Hat
3 31 (9.48%) SAP
4 14 (4.28%) HP
4 14 (4.28%) hybris
5 13 (3.98%) Chordiant
5 13 (3.98%) IBM
6 12 (3.67%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.67%) Sun
7 11 (3.36%) Google
8 10 (3.06%) Solace
8 10 (3.06%) Sybase
9 7 (2.14%) webMethods
10 6 (1.83%) Cognizant
11 5 (1.53%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.22%) Informatica
13 3 (0.92%) ATG
13 3 (0.92%) Blue Martini
13 3 (0.92%) Dynatrace
13 3 (0.92%) Perforce