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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 178 133
Rank change year-on-year -23 -45  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1384 2016 2474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.62% 1.93% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% 5.03% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1640 2030
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 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.97%  

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 34444 40113 40673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.29% 38.36% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 29393 34564 34560
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -31 1281 £52,500 +5.00% 170
London -59 457 £62,500 +8.69% 64
South East +13 288 £55,000 +15.78% 33
East of England 0 145 £50,000 -4.76% 13
South West -37 101 £46,250 +2.77% 14
North West -27 98 £52,500 +10.52% 15
Yorkshire -13 78 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Hampshire +6 72 £56,250 +0.44% 10
Manchester -39 63 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Scotland +12 61 £57,500 +24.32% 12
City of London -25 61 £62,500 +19.04% 18
West Midlands +1 56 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Surrey +59 54 £57,500 +15.00% 8
East Midlands +16 48 £40,000 - 13
Hertfordshire -3 46 £62,500 +31.57% 4
Buckinghamshire +11 45 £47,500 - 2
West Yorkshire -16 45 £50,000 - 9
Essex +23 44 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Milton Keynes +4 40 £47,500 +2.70% 2
Leeds -4 40 £50,000 -2.43% 9
Cambridgeshire -5 37 £47,000 -24.80% 6
Berkshire +1 36 £55,000 -14.72% 5
Bristol -34 35 £45,000 +4.65% 2
Oxfordshire +22 34 £65,500 +24.76% 3
Glasgow +3 32 £58,000 +16.00% 4
Gloucestershire -21 31 £50,750 -7.72% 2
Northamptonshire +27 30 £40,000 - 3
Northampton +27 28 £40,000 -
Cheshire +5 25 £47,500 - 2
Edinburgh +22 24 £45,000 +8.43% 5

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2730 (94.27%) Java
2 1616 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
3 1402 (48.41%) Spring
4 1122 (38.74%) SQL
5 980 (33.84%) JavaScript
6 961 (33.18%) Hibernate
7 848 (29.28%) Oracle
8 833 (28.76%) HTML
9 817 (28.21%) Web Services
10 694 (23.96%) XML
11 634 (21.89%) Finance
11 634 (21.89%) TDD
12 611 (21.10%) Linux
13 596 (20.58%) Software Engineering
14 583 (20.13%) CSS
15 553 (19.10%) Scrum
16 546 (18.85%) Tomcat
17 534 (18.44%) OO
18 504 (17.40%) Maven
19 460 (15.88%) JBoss
20 459 (15.85%) SOAP
21 455 (15.71%) REST
22 452 (15.61%) Degree
23 420 (14.50%) JUnit
24 408 (14.09%) JMS
25 404 (13.95%) Unix
26 403 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
27 400 (13.81%) MVC
28 391 (13.50%) JSP
29 361 (12.47%) WebSphere

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
1 546 (18.85%) Tomcat
2 460 (15.88%) JBoss
3 361 (12.47%) WebSphere
4 354 (12.22%) WebLogic
5 334 (11.53%) Apache
6 111 (3.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 74 (2.56%) GlassFish
8 73 (2.52%) CMS
9 67 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
10 64 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
11 54 (1.86%) Confluence
12 49 (1.69%) Jetty
13 47 (1.62%) Apache Solr
13 47 (1.62%) Mule
14 44 (1.52%) Apache Spark
15 32 (1.10%) nginx
16 31 (1.07%) Mule ESB
17 28 (0.97%) Alfresco
18 26 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 25 (0.86%) IIS
Applications
1 65 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.28%) MS Office
3 8 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.17%) MS Project
5 3 (0.10%) Weka
6 2 (0.069%) EngageOne
6 2 (0.069%) Simulink
7 1 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 31 (1.07%) SAP ERP
2 29 (1.00%) SAP Hybris
3 22 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
4 15 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
5 14 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
6 12 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 9 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.14%) Magento
11 3 (0.10%) Infor M3
11 3 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
12 2 (0.069%) SDL Web 8
13 1 (0.035%) Fredhopper
13 1 (0.035%) Oracle BRM
13 1 (0.035%) Oracle ERP
13 1 (0.035%) Oracle Receivables
13 1 (0.035%) Oracle Retail
13 1 (0.035%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 168 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (3.59%) SaaS
3 54 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (1.66%) GitHub
5 22 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (0.66%) PaaS
7 16 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.52%) Google App Engine
8 15 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (0.48%) Boomi
10 13 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
11 11 (0.38%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.38%) IaaS
12 10 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.24%) iTunes
14 6 (0.21%) Force.com
15 3 (0.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 3 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 2 (0.069%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 135 (4.66%) HTTP
2 105 (3.63%) TCP/IP
3 71 (2.45%) Internet
4 53 (1.83%) SSL
5 44 (1.52%) LDAP
6 36 (1.24%) Firewall
7 35 (1.21%) HTTPS
8 19 (0.66%) FTP
9 15 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 15 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 13 (0.45%) SNMP
11 11 (0.38%) DNS
12 8 (0.28%) Skype
12 8 (0.28%) VPN
13 7 (0.24%) DMZ
14 6 (0.21%) Network Security
15 4 (0.14%) Intranet
16 3 (0.10%) SAN
16 3 (0.10%) SMTP
16 3 (0.10%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (11.74%) MySQL
2 329 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 312 (10.77%) Relational Database
4 229 (7.91%) NoSQL
5 203 (7.01%) Big Data
6 187 (6.46%) MongoDB
7 145 (5.01%) Oracle Database
8 144 (4.97%) RDBMS
9 142 (4.90%) Hadoop
10 103 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
11 64 (2.21%) DB2
12 55 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
13 44 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
13 44 (1.52%) HBase
14 34 (1.17%) Apache Hive
15 33 (1.14%) Blockchain
16 31 (1.07%) InterSystems Cache
16 31 (1.07%) MS Access
16 31 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
17 26 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 504 (17.40%) Maven
2 420 (14.50%) JUnit
3 347 (11.98%) Jenkins
4 331 (11.43%) Git (software)
5 240 (8.29%) Ant
5 240 (8.29%) Subversion
6 181 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 166 (5.73%) Gradle
8 145 (5.01%) Selenium
9 114 (3.94%) JIRA
10 88 (3.04%) Hudson
11 83 (2.87%) Mockito
12 81 (2.80%) Cucumber
13 66 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 61 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
15 42 (1.45%) JMeter
15 42 (1.45%) jMock
16 39 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
17 38 (1.31%) Jasmine
18 37 (1.28%) TeamCity
General
1 634 (21.89%) Finance
2 254 (8.77%) Banking
3 184 (6.35%) Retail
4 140 (4.83%) Marketing
5 105 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 79 (2.73%) Games
7 64 (2.21%) Publishing
8 51 (1.76%) Advertising
9 47 (1.62%) Back Office
10 37 (1.28%) Front Office
11 36 (1.24%) Financial Institution
12 30 (1.04%) Music Industry
13 25 (0.86%) Manufacturing
14 23 (0.79%) Investment Banking
15 18 (0.62%) Legal
16 17 (0.59%) Automotive
17 14 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.45%) Aerospace
19 12 (0.41%) International Banking
20 10 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1905 (65.78%) Developer
2 1639 (56.60%) Java Developer
3 556 (19.20%) Senior Developer
4 539 (18.61%) Senior Java Developer
5 308 (10.64%) J2EE Developer
6 296 (10.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 269 (9.29%) Java Engineer
8 262 (9.05%) Architect
9 199 (6.87%) Software Engineer
10 131 (4.52%) Agile Developer
11 129 (4.45%) Agile Java Developer
12 127 (4.39%) Software Developer
13 118 (4.07%) Junior
14 112 (3.87%) Junior Developer
15 109 (3.76%) Graduate
15 109 (3.76%) Junior Java Developer
15 109 (3.76%) Lead Developer
16 105 (3.63%) Java Software Engineer
17 93 (3.21%) Consultant
18 86 (2.97%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1402 (48.41%) Spring
2 961 (33.18%) Hibernate
3 833 (28.76%) HTML
4 817 (28.21%) Web Services
5 694 (23.96%) XML
6 583 (20.13%) CSS
7 459 (15.85%) SOAP
8 455 (15.71%) REST
9 408 (14.09%) JMS
10 391 (13.50%) JSP
11 345 (11.91%) AngularJS
12 314 (10.84%) .NET
13 302 (10.43%) RESTful
14 274 (9.46%) Java EE
15 271 (9.36%) HTML5
16 240 (8.29%) JDBC
17 236 (8.15%) JPA
18 228 (7.87%) jQuery
19 213 (7.35%) Servlets
20 195 (6.73%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 289 (9.98%) Computer Science
2 163 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 142 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
4 104 (3.59%) Fintech
5 71 (2.45%) User Experience
6 64 (2.21%) Client/Server
7 54 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 53 (1.83%) Algorithms
9 49 (1.69%) Mobile App
10 43 (1.48%) iPad
11 36 (1.24%) Clustering
12 34 (1.17%) N-Tier
13 30 (1.04%) Bitcoin
14 29 (1.00%) Data Centre
15 28 (0.97%) Data Structures
16 27 (0.93%) Virtual Team
17 25 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 20 (0.69%) DataPower
19 19 (0.66%) Cyber Defence
20 18 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 611 (21.10%) Linux
2 404 (13.95%) Unix
3 206 (7.11%) Windows
4 128 (4.42%) Android
5 92 (3.18%) Apple iOS
6 50 (1.73%) Solaris
7 38 (1.31%) AIX
8 33 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (0.93%) Windows 7
10 22 (0.76%) Windows Server
11 17 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.28%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.14%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.14%) VMS
16 3 (0.10%) HPUX
17 2 (0.069%) Mac OS
18 1 (0.035%) CentOS
18 1 (0.035%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1616 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
2 634 (21.89%) TDD
3 596 (20.58%) Software Engineering
4 553 (19.10%) Scrum
5 534 (18.44%) OO
6 403 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
7 400 (13.81%) MVC
8 354 (12.22%) E-Commerce
9 320 (11.05%) SOA
10 317 (10.95%) SDLC
11 286 (9.88%) BDD
12 260 (8.98%) Unit Testing
13 257 (8.87%) Mentoring
14 217 (7.49%) Multithreading
15 205 (7.08%) Web Development
16 199 (6.87%) UML
17 176 (6.08%) DevOps
18 172 (5.94%) OOP
19 171 (5.90%) Open Source
20 162 (5.59%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2730 (94.27%) Java
2 1122 (38.74%) SQL
3 980 (33.84%) JavaScript
4 279 (9.63%) C#
5 263 (9.08%) Python
6 203 (7.01%) PL/SQL
7 195 (6.73%) C++
8 136 (4.70%) Scala
9 132 (4.56%) PHP
10 131 (4.52%) Shell Script
11 104 (3.59%) Perl
12 94 (3.25%) C
13 75 (2.59%) Ruby
14 66 (2.28%) Groovy
15 55 (1.90%) PowerShell
16 42 (1.45%) Go
17 36 (1.24%) Bash Shell
18 32 (1.10%) Objective-C
18 32 (1.10%) VBA
19 31 (1.07%) Jython
Qualifications
1 452 (15.61%) Degree
2 178 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 83 (2.87%) DV Cleared
4 76 (2.62%) SC Cleared
5 34 (1.17%) PhD
6 22 (0.76%) Sun Certification
7 18 (0.62%) ISTQB
8 17 (0.59%) ISEB
9 12 (0.41%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.28%) AWS Certification
10 8 (0.28%) OCMJEA
11 7 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.24%) PMP
12 5 (0.17%) HND
12 5 (0.17%) OCPJP
13 4 (0.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 4 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (4.63%) QA
2 38 (1.31%) SLA
3 10 (0.35%) PMO
4 8 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.17%) MiFID
5 5 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.10%) EMIR
7 2 (0.069%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.069%) SDET
8 1 (0.035%) Data Quality
System Software
1 90 (3.11%) Docker
2 25 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 19 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (0.48%) vSphere
6 13 (0.45%) HDFS
7 10 (0.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 5 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.069%) Dovecot
9 2 (0.069%) Samba
10 1 (0.035%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.035%) Ceph
10 1 (0.035%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.035%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 59 (2.04%) Puppet
2 41 (1.42%) Ansible
3 36 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (0.86%) Nagios
5 24 (0.83%) Terraform
6 16 (0.55%) Tivoli
7 13 (0.45%) MOM
8 10 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (0.21%) CA Wily
10 4 (0.14%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.10%) BladeLogic
11 3 (0.10%) Control-M
11 3 (0.10%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.069%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 2 (0.069%) Kibana
12 2 (0.069%) logstash
12 2 (0.069%) Oracle Identity Management
12 2 (0.069%) Packer
12 2 (0.069%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 848 (29.28%) Oracle
2 144 (4.97%) IBM
3 141 (4.87%) hybris
4 120 (4.14%) Microsoft
5 104 (3.59%) SAP
6 62 (2.14%) Red Hat
6 62 (2.14%) Sybase
7 60 (2.07%) Google
8 50 (1.73%) TIBCO
9 47 (1.62%) PayPal
10 41 (1.42%) Adobe
11 33 (1.14%) Splunk
12 32 (1.10%) webMethods
13 31 (1.07%) Talend
14 30 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
15 29 (1.00%) ATG
15 29 (1.00%) HP
16 28 (0.97%) Altova
17 27 (0.93%) ILOG
17 27 (0.93%) Tableau
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum GBP 45 - 52K +Many Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Navblue LTD
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: 40+ holidays per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, h/care, childcare, PMI
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great package
Posted: Yesterday
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago