Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 200 147
Rank change year-on-year -22 -53 -37
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2792 3436 4956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.58% 1.69% 2.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.90% 4.36% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2139 2857 4174
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £32,521
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 71612 78764 83849
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.45% 38.81% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 60113 68206 71363
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in the UK

J2EE
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for J2EE in the UK

J2EE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the UK

J2EE
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 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 -24 2596 £50,000 -4.76% 173
UK excluding London -14 1679 £47,500 - 118
London -20 1061 £62,500 - 68
South East +18 532 £50,000 +5.26% 27
North of England -45 359 £50,000 +11.11% 30
East of England -43 251 £50,000 -4.76% 10
North West -54 209 £50,000 - 25
Midlands +36 204 £40,000 -11.11% 18
South West -21 194 £42,500 -5.56% 20
Yorkshire -18 145 £45,500 +5.81% 5
Scotland +28 125 £57,500 +24.32% 9
West Midlands +5 111 £40,000 -11.11% 8
East Midlands +49 99 £40,000 - 10
Wales -22 23 £40,082 -2.24% 3
Northern Ireland -5 7 £52,500 +7.69% 1
North East +23 5 £41,250 +4.43%

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 with a requirement for J2EE.

1 2632 (94.27%) Java
2 1465 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
3 1396 (50.00%) Spring
4 1082 (38.75%) SQL
5 935 (33.49%) Hibernate
6 917 (32.84%) JavaScript
7 889 (31.84%) Oracle
8 765 (27.40%) HTML
9 751 (26.90%) Web Services
10 659 (23.60%) XML
11 650 (23.28%) Finance
12 604 (21.63%) TDD
13 552 (19.77%) CSS
14 547 (19.59%) Tomcat
15 535 (19.16%) OO
16 514 (18.41%) Scrum
17 513 (18.37%) Software Engineering
18 503 (18.02%) Linux
19 467 (16.73%) Maven
20 458 (16.40%) MVC
21 456 (16.33%) REST
22 436 (15.62%) Degree
23 434 (15.54%) SOAP
24 402 (14.40%) AngularJS
25 400 (14.33%) JBoss
26 396 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
27 386 (13.83%) E-Commerce
28 376 (13.47%) Unix
29 355 (12.71%) JMS
30 352 (12.61%) JUnit

J2EE
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
1 547 (19.59%) Tomcat
2 400 (14.33%) JBoss
3 295 (10.57%) WebLogic
4 293 (10.49%) Apache
5 288 (10.32%) WebSphere
6 91 (3.26%) CMS
7 89 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 70 (2.51%) Confluence
9 53 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
10 52 (1.86%) GlassFish
11 35 (1.25%) IIS
12 34 (1.22%) Apache Spark
13 30 (1.07%) Alfresco
14 29 (1.04%) Mule
14 29 (1.04%) nginx
15 28 (1.00%) Jetty
16 25 (0.90%) Mule ESB
16 25 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
17 23 (0.82%) WildFly
18 22 (0.79%) Apache Geronimo
Applications
1 26 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.18%) EngageOne
6 3 (0.11%) Weka
7 1 (0.036%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 75 (2.69%) SAP Hybris
2 32 (1.15%) SAP ERP
3 17 (0.61%) SDL Web 8
4 12 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.39%) Magento
6 9 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
7 8 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
8 7 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.14%) Endur
10 4 (0.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 3 (0.11%) Actimize
11 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 2 (0.072%) Fredhopper
12 2 (0.072%) Oracle Cash Management
12 2 (0.072%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 1 (0.036%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 142 (5.09%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (3.19%) SaaS
3 73 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 68 (2.44%) GitHub
5 25 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.72%) PaaS
7 15 (0.54%) Boomi
8 14 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.25%) IaaS
10 6 (0.21%) Force.com
10 6 (0.21%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.18%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.072%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.072%) Bluemix
14 2 (0.072%) iPaaS
14 2 (0.072%) Sauce Labs
15 1 (0.036%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.30%) HTTP
2 75 (2.69%) Internet
3 49 (1.76%) LDAP
3 49 (1.76%) TCP/IP
4 32 (1.15%) SSL
5 22 (0.79%) Firewall
6 12 (0.43%) Network Security
6 12 (0.43%) VPN
7 9 (0.32%) DNS
7 9 (0.32%) FTP
7 9 (0.32%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.25%) SSH
9 5 (0.18%) Broadband
10 3 (0.11%) Intranet
10 3 (0.11%) SMS
10 3 (0.11%) SNMP
10 3 (0.11%) Telnet
11 2 (0.072%) AMQP
11 2 (0.072%) IMAP
11 2 (0.072%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (12.11%) Relational Database
2 335 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 295 (10.57%) MySQL
4 203 (7.27%) NoSQL
5 175 (6.27%) MongoDB
6 173 (6.20%) RDBMS
7 162 (5.80%) Oracle Database
8 160 (5.73%) Big Data
9 159 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
10 97 (3.47%) Hadoop
11 68 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
12 63 (2.26%) DB2
13 53 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
14 45 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
15 44 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
16 41 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
17 35 (1.25%) Blockchain
17 35 (1.25%) HBase
18 29 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
18 29 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 467 (16.73%) Maven
2 352 (12.61%) JUnit
3 331 (11.86%) Git (software)
4 297 (10.64%) Jenkins
5 217 (7.77%) Subversion
6 178 (6.38%) Ant
7 161 (5.77%) Eclipse
8 160 (5.73%) JIRA
9 153 (5.48%) Mockito
10 137 (4.91%) Selenium
11 101 (3.62%) Gradle
12 59 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
13 57 (2.04%) jMock
14 56 (2.01%) Cucumber
15 50 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 40 (1.43%) Bitbucket
16 40 (1.43%) Hudson
16 40 (1.43%) SoapUI
17 34 (1.22%) IntelliJ
18 31 (1.11%) JMeter
General
1 650 (23.28%) Finance
2 280 (10.03%) Banking
3 275 (9.85%) Retail
4 159 (5.69%) Marketing
5 109 (3.90%) Investment Banking
6 103 (3.69%) Publishing
7 83 (2.97%) Retail Banking
8 73 (2.61%) Telecoms
9 66 (2.36%) Games
10 58 (2.08%) Back Office
11 52 (1.86%) Advertising
12 44 (1.58%) Manufacturing
13 40 (1.43%) Financial Institution
13 40 (1.43%) Front Office
14 30 (1.07%) Music Industry
15 26 (0.93%) Electronics
16 22 (0.79%) Legal
17 19 (0.68%) Automotive
18 14 (0.50%) Law
19 11 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1763 (63.14%) Developer
2 1523 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 478 (17.12%) Senior Developer
4 459 (16.44%) Senior Java Developer
5 268 (9.60%) J2EE Developer
6 256 (9.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 252 (9.03%) Java Engineer
8 247 (8.85%) Architect
9 194 (6.95%) Software Engineer
10 133 (4.76%) Software Developer
11 131 (4.69%) Graduate
12 125 (4.48%) Java Software Engineer
13 118 (4.23%) Junior
14 108 (3.87%) Junior Developer
15 101 (3.62%) JavaScript Developer
16 99 (3.55%) Junior Java Developer
17 98 (3.51%) Graduate Developer
18 97 (3.47%) Lead Developer
19 96 (3.44%) Oracle Developer
20 91 (3.26%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1396 (50.00%) Spring
2 935 (33.49%) Hibernate
3 765 (27.40%) HTML
4 751 (26.90%) Web Services
5 659 (23.60%) XML
6 552 (19.77%) CSS
7 456 (16.33%) REST
8 434 (15.54%) SOAP
9 402 (14.40%) AngularJS
10 355 (12.71%) JMS
11 350 (12.54%) JSP
12 296 (10.60%) RESTful
13 295 (10.57%) .NET
14 269 (9.63%) Java EE
15 242 (8.67%) JPA
16 230 (8.24%) HTML5
17 219 (7.84%) JDBC
18 213 (7.63%) jQuery
19 212 (7.59%) JSON
20 210 (7.52%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 295 (10.57%) Computer Science
2 204 (7.31%) Greenfield Project
3 130 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
4 103 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
5 102 (3.65%) Fintech
6 94 (3.37%) User Experience
7 76 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 73 (2.61%) iPad
9 65 (2.33%) Algorithms
10 50 (1.79%) Data Structures
11 38 (1.36%) Client/Server
12 36 (1.29%) Management Information System
13 34 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 30 (1.07%) Bitcoin
14 30 (1.07%) Digital Currency
15 28 (1.00%) Virtual Team
16 26 (0.93%) Data Centre
17 25 (0.90%) Reference Data
18 23 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
19 22 (0.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 503 (18.02%) Linux
2 376 (13.47%) Unix
3 147 (5.27%) Windows
4 84 (3.01%) Android
5 69 (2.47%) Apple iOS
6 38 (1.36%) Solaris
7 30 (1.07%) AIX
8 29 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (0.54%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.32%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.29%) zOS
12 7 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.18%) VMS
14 4 (0.14%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.11%) HPUX
15 3 (0.11%) SUSE
16 2 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.036%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.036%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1465 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
2 604 (21.63%) TDD
3 535 (19.16%) OO
4 514 (18.41%) Scrum
5 513 (18.37%) Software Engineering
6 458 (16.40%) MVC
7 396 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
8 386 (13.83%) E-Commerce
9 304 (10.89%) SDLC
9 304 (10.89%) Unit Testing
10 255 (9.13%) SOA
11 253 (9.06%) BDD
12 225 (8.06%) Multithreading
13 220 (7.88%) Test Automation
14 219 (7.84%) Microservices
15 195 (6.98%) DevOps
16 182 (6.52%) Mentoring
17 165 (5.91%) UML
18 164 (5.87%) OOP
19 161 (5.77%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2632 (94.27%) Java
2 1082 (38.75%) SQL
3 917 (32.84%) JavaScript
4 269 (9.63%) Python
5 244 (8.74%) PL/SQL
6 198 (7.09%) C#
7 171 (6.12%) C++
8 140 (5.01%) Shell Script
9 130 (4.66%) Perl
9 130 (4.66%) PHP
10 91 (3.26%) Scala
11 89 (3.19%) Ruby
12 81 (2.90%) Bash Shell
13 63 (2.26%) C
14 53 (1.90%) Groovy
15 34 (1.22%) VB
16 33 (1.18%) PowerShell
17 31 (1.11%) VBA
18 26 (0.93%) ES6
19 25 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 436 (15.62%) Degree
2 152 (5.44%) Security Cleared
3 145 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 92 (3.30%) SC Cleared
5 35 (1.25%) Numerate Degree
6 34 (1.22%) DV Cleared
7 30 (1.07%) PhD
8 25 (0.90%) Sun Certification
9 19 (0.68%) Master's Degree
10 13 (0.47%) PMI Certification
11 11 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.32%) ISEB
13 8 (0.29%) OCP
13 8 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
14 6 (0.21%) OCPJP
15 5 (0.18%) PMP
16 4 (0.14%) ISTQB
17 2 (0.072%) CITP
18 1 (0.036%) CTC Cleared
18 1 (0.036%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (5.16%) QA
2 57 (2.04%) SLA
3 6 (0.21%) PMO
4 5 (0.18%) MiFID
5 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.11%) EMIR
5 3 (0.11%) SEPA
6 1 (0.036%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.036%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 86 (3.08%) Docker
2 30 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 7 (0.25%) HDFS
8 6 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.21%) vSphere
9 5 (0.18%) Sendmail
10 4 (0.14%) NFS
10 4 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.11%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.11%) KVM
11 3 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.072%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.072%) Dovecot
13 1 (0.036%) etcd
Systems Management
1 55 (1.97%) Puppet
2 36 (1.29%) Ansible
3 30 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (1.04%) Tivoli
5 21 (0.75%) Nagios
5 21 (0.75%) Terraform
6 14 (0.50%) MOM
7 13 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 11 (0.39%) Packer
9 10 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (0.25%) CloudHub
11 6 (0.21%) TeamSite
12 5 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 5 (0.18%) Mesos
13 4 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.14%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.14%) logstash
14 3 (0.11%) CA Wily
14 3 (0.11%) Kibana
15 2 (0.072%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 889 (31.84%) Oracle
2 183 (6.55%) hybris
3 167 (5.98%) IBM
4 151 (5.41%) SAP
5 111 (3.98%) Microsoft
6 93 (3.33%) TIBCO
7 67 (2.40%) Cognizant
8 52 (1.86%) Tableau
9 41 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
10 39 (1.40%) ATG
10 39 (1.40%) Red Hat
10 39 (1.40%) Sybase
11 28 (1.00%) Informatica
12 26 (0.93%) Adobe
12 26 (0.93%) PayPal
12 26 (0.93%) Sun
13 23 (0.82%) HP
14 21 (0.75%) Splunk
14 21 (0.75%) webMethods
15 19 (0.68%) MuleSoft
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £65 - £75 per annum, Benefits BONUS, PRIVATE HEALTHCARE
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27-40k 25 days holiday + bank holidays, 6% Pension and much more
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits inc pension, 25 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £28,000- £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and additional benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Annual Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Java Source
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Java Source
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Training and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Java Source
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Full bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + pension, parking, health
Posted: 2 days ago