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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 187 138
Rank change year-on-year -16 -49  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1371 1898 2541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.60% 1.82% 2.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.93% 4.72% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1561 2103
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +7.52% -  

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 34853 40177 42604
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.63% 38.53% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29580 34709 36216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing J2EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the UK

J2EE
Top 30 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -30 1268 £52,500 +5.00% 199
London -35 470 £62,500 +4.16% 77
South East +21 282 £55,000 +15.78% 36
East of England -14 150 £50,000 -4.30% 16
North West -41 93 £52,500 +10.52% 23
South West -41 92 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Hampshire +12 76 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Yorkshire -13 74 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Scotland +9 64 £57,750 +28.33% 9
City of London -22 56 £62,500 +8.69% 29
Manchester -59 55 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Surrey +69 54 £62,500 +28.20% 5
East Midlands +27 53 £40,000 - 11
Essex +23 46 £50,000 -16.66% 6
Hertfordshire -17 45 £62,500 +35.13% 3
West Yorkshire +9 44 £50,628 -3.56% 4
West Midlands -10 44 £41,500 -7.77% 10
Berkshire -7 43 £52,500 -12.50% 6
Cambridgeshire -15 41 £45,000 -30.76% 3
Leeds +5 39 £53,750 +2.38% 4
Glasgow +1 38 £58,000 +25.40% 6
Buckinghamshire -2 38 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Bristol -23 37 £52,500 +22.09% 5
Oxfordshire +30 35 £65,500 +27.80% 3
Milton Keynes 0 32 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Northamptonshire +22 31 £40,000 - 5
Northampton +28 29 £40,000 - 4
Cheshire +2 29 £47,500 - 1
Oxford +14 26 £65,500 +24.76% 3
Cambridge -26 26 £35,000 -50.00% 3

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2648 (94.27%) Java
2 1561 (55.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1356 (48.27%) Spring
4 1079 (38.41%) SQL
5 948 (33.75%) JavaScript
6 928 (33.04%) Hibernate
7 820 (29.19%) Oracle
8 797 (28.37%) HTML
9 795 (28.30%) Web Services
10 685 (24.39%) XML
11 606 (21.57%) TDD
12 582 (20.72%) Software Engineering
13 580 (20.65%) Finance
14 570 (20.29%) CSS
15 567 (20.19%) Linux
16 527 (18.76%) OO
17 525 (18.69%) Scrum
18 519 (18.48%) Tomcat
19 486 (17.30%) Maven
20 456 (16.23%) SOAP
21 441 (15.70%) REST
22 434 (15.45%) Degree
23 430 (15.31%) JBoss
24 401 (14.28%) JUnit
25 396 (14.10%) MVC
26 388 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
27 376 (13.39%) JMS
28 375 (13.35%) JSP
29 373 (13.28%) Unix
30 360 (12.82%) E-Commerce

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
1 519 (18.48%) Tomcat
2 430 (15.31%) JBoss
3 317 (11.29%) WebLogic
3 317 (11.29%) WebSphere
4 305 (10.86%) Apache
5 105 (3.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 78 (2.78%) CMS
7 66 (2.35%) GlassFish
8 61 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
9 58 (2.06%) Confluence
10 45 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
11 44 (1.57%) Jetty
11 44 (1.57%) Mule
12 36 (1.28%) Apache Solr
12 36 (1.28%) Apache Spark
13 33 (1.17%) nginx
14 30 (1.07%) IIS
15 28 (1.00%) Alfresco
15 28 (1.00%) Mule ESB
16 25 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 14 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (0.50%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.18%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.11%) Weka
4 2 (0.071%) EngageOne
4 2 (0.071%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 37 (1.32%) SAP Hybris
2 31 (1.10%) SAP ERP
3 19 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
4 15 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
5 13 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
6 10 (0.36%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 9 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
8 8 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.18%) Magento
10 4 (0.14%) Pega PRPC
11 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.11%) Infor M3
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
12 1 (0.036%) Fredhopper
12 1 (0.036%) Oracle BRM
12 1 (0.036%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (0.036%) Oracle Retail
12 1 (0.036%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 151 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (3.31%) SaaS
3 51 (1.82%) GitHub
3 51 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (0.75%) PaaS
5 16 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (0.53%) Boomi
6 15 (0.53%) Google App Engine
6 15 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.39%) IaaS
8 10 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (0.25%) iTunes
11 6 (0.21%) Force.com
12 5 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
13 3 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.071%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.071%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 134 (4.77%) HTTP
2 84 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 71 (2.53%) Internet
4 44 (1.57%) SSL
5 42 (1.50%) LDAP
6 30 (1.07%) Firewall
7 29 (1.03%) HTTPS
8 17 (0.61%) FTP
9 13 (0.46%) SNMP
10 11 (0.39%) DNS
10 11 (0.39%) VPN
11 10 (0.36%) Network Security
12 9 (0.32%) Skype
13 8 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 8 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 3 (0.11%) Intranet
14 3 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
14 3 (0.11%) Telnet
15 2 (0.071%) DMZ
15 2 (0.071%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (11.25%) MySQL
2 304 (10.82%) SQL Server
3 302 (10.75%) Relational Database
4 229 (8.15%) NoSQL
5 184 (6.55%) Big Data
6 179 (6.37%) MongoDB
7 142 (5.06%) Oracle Database
7 142 (5.06%) RDBMS
8 136 (4.84%) Hadoop
9 107 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
10 60 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
11 51 (1.82%) HBase
12 50 (1.78%) DB2
13 44 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
14 42 (1.50%) Blockchain
15 33 (1.17%) Apache Hive
16 31 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
17 30 (1.07%) InterSystems Cache
17 30 (1.07%) MS Access
18 26 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 486 (17.30%) Maven
2 401 (14.28%) JUnit
3 337 (12.00%) Jenkins
4 328 (11.68%) Git (software)
5 245 (8.72%) Ant
6 239 (8.51%) Subversion
7 159 (5.66%) Eclipse
8 155 (5.52%) Gradle
9 142 (5.06%) Selenium
10 123 (4.38%) JIRA
11 83 (2.95%) Mockito
12 82 (2.92%) Hudson
13 68 (2.42%) Cucumber
14 55 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 53 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
16 43 (1.53%) JMeter
17 41 (1.46%) jMock
18 36 (1.28%) Jasmine
19 35 (1.25%) IntelliJ
19 35 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 580 (20.65%) Finance
2 227 (8.08%) Banking
3 189 (6.73%) Retail
4 132 (4.70%) Marketing
5 85 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 73 (2.60%) Games
7 64 (2.28%) Publishing
8 53 (1.89%) Back Office
9 52 (1.85%) Advertising
10 43 (1.53%) Financial Institution
11 38 (1.35%) Front Office
12 30 (1.07%) Music Industry
13 26 (0.93%) Manufacturing
14 23 (0.82%) Investment Banking
15 18 (0.64%) Automotive
16 16 (0.57%) Legal
17 15 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.39%) Aerospace
19 10 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
19 10 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1849 (65.82%) Developer
2 1597 (56.85%) Java Developer
3 534 (19.01%) Senior Developer
4 514 (18.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 303 (10.79%) J2EE Developer
6 292 (10.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 263 (9.36%) Java Engineer
8 243 (8.65%) Architect
9 200 (7.12%) Software Engineer
10 136 (4.84%) Software Developer
11 122 (4.34%) Lead Developer
12 119 (4.24%) Agile Developer
13 116 (4.13%) Junior
14 115 (4.09%) Agile Java Developer
15 109 (3.88%) Junior Developer
16 108 (3.84%) Graduate
16 108 (3.84%) Java Software Engineer
17 105 (3.74%) Junior Java Developer
18 89 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
19 87 (3.10%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1356 (48.27%) Spring
2 928 (33.04%) Hibernate
3 797 (28.37%) HTML
4 795 (28.30%) Web Services
5 685 (24.39%) XML
6 570 (20.29%) CSS
7 456 (16.23%) SOAP
8 441 (15.70%) REST
9 376 (13.39%) JMS
10 375 (13.35%) JSP
11 345 (12.28%) AngularJS
12 307 (10.93%) .NET
13 286 (10.18%) RESTful
14 269 (9.58%) Java EE
15 236 (8.40%) HTML5
16 225 (8.01%) jQuery
17 222 (7.90%) JDBC
18 213 (7.58%) JPA
19 209 (7.44%) Servlets
20 188 (6.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 292 (10.40%) Computer Science
2 257 (9.15%) Greenfield Project
3 151 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 139 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
5 98 (3.49%) Fintech
6 77 (2.74%) User Experience
7 64 (2.28%) Client/Server
8 59 (2.10%) Algorithms
9 57 (2.03%) Mobile App
10 55 (1.96%) Management Information System
11 42 (1.50%) iPad
12 38 (1.35%) Bitcoin
13 36 (1.28%) Data Structures
14 35 (1.25%) N-Tier
15 31 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 30 (1.07%) Data Centre
17 28 (1.00%) Virtual Team
18 24 (0.85%) Clustering
19 20 (0.71%) DataPower
20 18 (0.64%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 567 (20.19%) Linux
2 373 (13.28%) Unix
3 199 (7.08%) Windows
4 118 (4.20%) Android
5 93 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 49 (1.74%) Solaris
7 35 (1.25%) AIX
8 31 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (1.00%) Windows 7
10 23 (0.82%) Windows Server
11 18 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.21%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.18%) VMS
14 4 (0.14%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.071%) HPUX
16 2 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.036%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1561 (55.57%) Agile Software Development
2 606 (21.57%) TDD
3 582 (20.72%) Software Engineering
4 527 (18.76%) OO
5 525 (18.69%) Scrum
6 396 (14.10%) MVC
7 388 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
8 360 (12.82%) E-Commerce
9 313 (11.14%) SDLC
10 293 (10.43%) SOA
11 265 (9.43%) BDD
12 253 (9.01%) Mentoring
13 248 (8.83%) Unit Testing
14 228 (8.12%) Multithreading
15 194 (6.91%) Web Development
16 183 (6.51%) DevOps
17 181 (6.44%) UML
18 178 (6.34%) OOP
19 172 (6.12%) Microservices
20 161 (5.73%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2648 (94.27%) Java
2 1079 (38.41%) SQL
3 948 (33.75%) JavaScript
4 277 (9.86%) C#
5 256 (9.11%) Python
6 199 (7.08%) PL/SQL
7 196 (6.98%) C++
8 134 (4.77%) Shell Script
9 133 (4.73%) PHP
10 130 (4.63%) Scala
11 98 (3.49%) Perl
12 86 (3.06%) Ruby
13 85 (3.03%) C
14 61 (2.17%) Groovy
15 47 (1.67%) PowerShell
16 41 (1.46%) Go
17 37 (1.32%) Bash Shell
18 36 (1.28%) VB
19 31 (1.10%) VBA
20 27 (0.96%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 434 (15.45%) Degree
2 166 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 73 (2.60%) DV Cleared
3 73 (2.60%) SC Cleared
4 37 (1.32%) PhD
5 23 (0.82%) Sun Certification
6 18 (0.64%) ISEB
7 15 (0.53%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.32%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.28%) OCMJEA
10 7 (0.25%) PMP
11 5 (0.18%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 4 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.11%) HND
13 3 (0.11%) OCPJP
14 2 (0.071%) CISM
14 2 (0.071%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (4.52%) QA
2 35 (1.25%) SLA
3 10 (0.36%) PMO
4 5 (0.18%) MiFID
4 5 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.11%) EMIR
5 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.071%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.071%) SDET
7 1 (0.036%) HIPAA
System Software
1 86 (3.06%) Docker
2 19 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 19 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.53%) HDFS
4 15 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 14 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (0.39%) vSphere
7 9 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.071%) Dovecot
8 2 (0.071%) Samba
9 1 (0.036%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.036%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.036%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 60 (2.14%) Puppet
2 39 (1.39%) Ansible
3 37 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (0.93%) Terraform
5 25 (0.89%) Nagios
6 21 (0.75%) Tivoli
7 14 (0.50%) MOM
7 14 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 10 (0.36%) CA Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.21%) CA Wily
10 4 (0.14%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.11%) BladeLogic
11 3 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.11%) Packer
12 2 (0.071%) Control-M
12 2 (0.071%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.071%) Kibana
12 2 (0.071%) logstash
12 2 (0.071%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 820 (29.19%) Oracle
2 141 (5.02%) IBM
3 135 (4.81%) hybris
4 122 (4.34%) Microsoft
5 109 (3.88%) SAP
6 56 (1.99%) Google
6 56 (1.99%) Sybase
7 54 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 49 (1.74%) TIBCO
9 43 (1.53%) PayPal
10 39 (1.39%) Cognizant
11 33 (1.17%) ATG
11 33 (1.17%) Splunk
11 33 (1.17%) webMethods
12 31 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
13 30 (1.07%) Adobe
14 28 (1.00%) Tableau
14 28 (1.00%) Talend
15 26 (0.93%) Altova
15 26 (0.93%) HP
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Share options & bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £330 - £365 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + shares
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: six figure package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70,000 - £90,000 depending on exper
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + shares
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: six figure salary, bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000 + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + shares, equity
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: 40+ holidays per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 - £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago