Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 870 772
Rank change year-on-year +15 -98 +12
Permanent jobs citing EJB 341 363 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.49% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 244 282 551
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £34,125 £28,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +2.30%

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 69943 74299 83184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.14% 38.91% 37.91%
Number of salaries quoted 57874 64406 71138
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 20 October 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 20 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
England +51 334 £55,000 +22.22% 21
UK excluding London +17 244 £50,000 +11.11% 20
London +31 83 £60,000 -4.00% 3
North of England +17 71 £50,000 +14.94% 2
North West +18 69 £50,000 +13.64% 2
East of England +22 65 £50,000 -9.09% 9
South East +49 51 £60,000 +33.33% 6
South West -15 28 £37,500 -
Midlands +33 27 £53,750 +30.30% 1
West Midlands +25 21 £55,000 +15.79%
East Midlands +29 6 £36,250 -9.38% 1
Wales +17 2 £50,000 +42.86%
Yorkshire +15 2 £42,500 +21.43%

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 324 (95.01%) Java
2 249 (73.02%) Agile Software Development
3 228 (66.86%) Spring
4 202 (59.24%) SQL
5 180 (52.79%) Web Services
6 171 (50.15%) Hibernate
7 165 (48.39%) JMS
8 157 (46.04%) Oracle
9 156 (45.75%) JavaScript
10 144 (42.23%) XML
11 142 (41.64%) Java EE
12 135 (39.59%) Scrum
13 125 (36.66%) HTML
14 115 (33.72%) JUnit
15 114 (33.43%) Servlets
16 111 (32.55%) Finance
17 109 (31.96%) JBoss
17 109 (31.96%) SDLC
18 106 (31.09%) Git (software)
19 105 (30.79%) REST
20 100 (29.33%) J2EE
21 99 (29.03%) TDD
22 95 (27.86%) JSP
23 94 (27.57%) SOAP
23 94 (27.57%) Software Engineering
24 93 (27.27%) JIRA
25 92 (26.98%) CSS
26 90 (26.39%) JPA
26 90 (26.39%) EJB 3.0
27 88 (25.81%) Struts

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
1 109 (31.96%) JBoss
2 63 (18.48%) Confluence
3 60 (17.60%) WebLogic
4 56 (16.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 55 (16.13%) WebSphere
6 37 (10.85%) Apache
7 17 (4.99%) Apache TomEE
8 15 (4.40%) MQSeries
9 14 (4.11%) GlassFish
9 14 (4.11%) Tomcat
10 13 (3.81%) WildFly
11 12 (3.52%) Oracle Workflow
11 12 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (2.64%) CMS
13 8 (2.35%) CICS
13 8 (2.35%) nginx
14 7 (2.05%) OpenStack
15 5 (1.47%) Liferay
16 3 (0.88%) NetWeaver
17 2 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (5.87%) Oracle BPM
2 19 (5.57%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (2.05%) Unica
4 5 (1.47%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.29%) Exstream
5 1 (0.29%) Magento
5 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 39 (11.44%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.81%) IaaS
4 12 (3.52%) OpenShift
5 7 (2.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (2.05%) Silverpop
6 4 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.57%) HTTP
2 14 (4.11%) Internet
3 9 (2.64%) FTP
4 7 (2.05%) SSL
5 5 (1.47%) DNS
5 5 (1.47%) Firewall
5 5 (1.47%) SSH
6 4 (1.17%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (1.17%) SAN
6 4 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.17%) VPN
7 2 (0.59%) Intranet
8 1 (0.29%) Broadband
8 1 (0.29%) DHCP
8 1 (0.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 60 (17.60%) Relational Database
3 37 (10.85%) Oracle Database
4 29 (8.50%) RDBMS
5 25 (7.33%) MySQL
5 25 (7.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 25 (7.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 24 (7.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 23 (6.74%) NoSQL
8 17 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (4.69%) DB2
10 13 (3.81%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.64%) Infinispan
12 7 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (2.05%) Redis
13 3 (0.88%) SQLite
14 2 (0.59%) Jackrabbit
14 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.29%) OrientDB
15 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 115 (33.72%) JUnit
2 106 (31.09%) Git (software)
3 93 (27.27%) JIRA
4 87 (25.51%) Jenkins
4 87 (25.51%) Maven
5 67 (19.65%) Subversion
6 48 (14.08%) Bitbucket
7 45 (13.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 36 (10.56%) Ant
8 36 (10.56%) Gradle
9 32 (9.38%) EasyMock
10 31 (9.09%) Selenium
11 27 (7.92%) Mockito
12 24 (7.04%) Cucumber
13 22 (6.45%) IntelliJ
14 20 (5.87%) Eclipse
14 20 (5.87%) TestNG
15 17 (4.99%) WebDriver
16 15 (4.40%) FishEye
17 14 (4.11%) TeamCity
General
1 111 (32.55%) Finance
2 65 (19.06%) Banking
3 27 (7.92%) Retail
4 26 (7.62%) Marketing
5 20 (5.87%) Advertising
6 18 (5.28%) Telecoms
7 15 (4.40%) Electronics
7 15 (4.40%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.64%) Legal
9 8 (2.35%) Back Office
10 6 (1.76%) Front Office
10 6 (1.76%) Games
10 6 (1.76%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.47%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.88%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.59%) Law
14 1 (0.29%) Automotive
14 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 229 (67.16%) Developer
2 225 (65.98%) Java Developer
3 79 (23.17%) Senior Developer
4 78 (22.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (10.56%) Agile Developer
5 36 (10.56%) Agile Java Developer
5 36 (10.56%) Java Engineer
6 32 (9.38%) Architect
6 32 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 29 (8.50%) Java Software Engineer
8 27 (7.92%) Lead Developer
8 27 (7.92%) Lead Java Developer
9 25 (7.33%) Java Software Developer
10 20 (5.87%) Senior Agile Developer
10 20 (5.87%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 19 (5.57%) Solutions Architect
12 18 (5.28%) Consultant
13 17 (4.99%) Oracle Developer
14 16 (4.69%) Software Developer
15 15 (4.40%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (66.86%) Spring
2 180 (52.79%) Web Services
3 171 (50.15%) Hibernate
4 165 (48.39%) JMS
5 144 (42.23%) XML
6 142 (41.64%) Java EE
7 125 (36.66%) HTML
8 114 (33.43%) Servlets
9 105 (30.79%) REST
10 100 (29.33%) J2EE
11 95 (27.86%) JSP
12 94 (27.57%) SOAP
13 92 (26.98%) CSS
14 90 (26.39%) EJB 3.0
14 90 (26.39%) JPA
15 88 (25.81%) Struts
16 57 (16.72%) HTML5
17 55 (16.13%) JDBC
18 50 (14.66%) Ajax
18 50 (14.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.92%) User Experience
3 23 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (6.16%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (5.87%) Wiki
6 18 (5.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (4.99%) Mainframe
8 14 (4.11%) iPad
9 12 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (3.52%) Client/Server
10 11 (3.23%) PMI
11 10 (2.93%) Linux Command Line
12 9 (2.64%) Hybrid Cloud
12 9 (2.64%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.76%) Cyberthreat
14 4 (1.17%) Replication
14 4 (1.17%) RIA
15 1 (0.29%) Data Centre
15 1 (0.29%) Fintech
15 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.78%) Linux
2 46 (13.49%) Unix
3 19 (5.57%) CentOS
3 19 (5.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (3.81%) Windows
5 3 (0.88%) Solaris
6 2 (0.59%) HPUX
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (73.02%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (39.59%) Scrum
3 109 (31.96%) SDLC
4 99 (29.03%) TDD
5 94 (27.57%) Software Engineering
6 85 (24.93%) SOA
7 80 (23.46%) MVC
8 71 (20.82%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (17.01%) BDD
9 58 (17.01%) DevOps
10 54 (15.84%) OO
11 47 (13.78%) Microservices
12 41 (12.02%) Open Source
13 38 (11.14%) E-Commerce
13 38 (11.14%) Multithreading
14 36 (10.56%) Test Automation
15 35 (10.26%) OOD
15 35 (10.26%) UML
15 35 (10.26%) Unit Testing
16 32 (9.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 324 (95.01%) Java
2 202 (59.24%) SQL
3 156 (45.75%) JavaScript
4 65 (19.06%) PL/SQL
5 28 (8.21%) Python
6 27 (7.92%) XPath
7 23 (6.74%) C
8 21 (6.16%) C++
8 21 (6.16%) Ruby
9 18 (5.28%) PHP
10 13 (3.81%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.35%) Assembly Language
11 8 (2.35%) COBOL
11 8 (2.35%) Scala
11 8 (2.35%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.05%) ABAP
12 7 (2.05%) Go
13 6 (1.76%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.76%) C#
14 5 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (10.85%) Degree
2 33 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 25 (7.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (3.52%) DV Cleared
5 11 (3.23%) PMI Certification
6 10 (2.93%) Sun Certification
7 9 (2.64%) OCMJD
7 9 (2.64%) OCPJP
7 9 (2.64%) OCPJWCD
7 9 (2.64%) Oracle Certification
8 8 (2.35%) Master's Degree
9 4 (1.17%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.88%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.47%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (2.93%) Puppet
2 4 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 157 (46.04%) Oracle
2 49 (14.37%) SAP
3 29 (8.50%) Red Hat
4 24 (7.04%) hybris
5 15 (4.40%) IBM
6 12 (3.52%) Chordiant
6 12 (3.52%) Cognizant
6 12 (3.52%) Google
7 10 (2.93%) Microsoft
7 10 (2.93%) Pega
8 9 (2.64%) Sun
8 9 (2.64%) TIBCO
9 8 (2.35%) HP
9 8 (2.35%) Informatica
9 8 (2.35%) Solace
9 8 (2.35%) Sybase
10 7 (2.05%) webMethods
11 4 (1.17%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (1.17%) Perforce
12 2 (0.59%) Elastic Path