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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 224 150
Rank change year-on-year -4 -74  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1348 1520 2410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.51% 1.54% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 3.97% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 1237 2007
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £72,100
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £46,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year -1.07% -1.06%  

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 36421 38335 41712
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.85% 38.93% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30573 33333 35674
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -13 1259 £50,000 -4.76% 166
London -4 517 £62,500 -5.66% 57
South East +33 247 £47,500 - 23
East of England -55 125 £50,000 -2.43% 13
North West -49 105 £51,250 +2.50% 23
South West 0 103 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Yorkshire -15 78 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Manchester -67 64 £55,000 +4.76% 17
Scotland +23 61 £60,000 +33.33% 7
West Midlands +12 56 £37,500 -16.66% 14
Bristol -4 52 £47,960 +21.41% 9
Glasgow +25 47 £67,500 +50.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +14 47 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands +23 46 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Berkshire +23 45 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Milton Keynes +1 45 £45,000 - 2
Essex +13 43 £50,000 -20.00% 6
Hampshire -13 43 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Surrey +44 41 £62,500 +19.04% 2
Cambridgeshire -25 40 £35,307 -29.38% 3
West Sussex +16 32 £37,500 +7.14% 3
West Yorkshire -3 32 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Cambridge -20 28 £35,000 -33.33% 2
City of London -36 28 £60,000 -4.00% 7
Hertfordshire -61 28 £52,500 +7.69% 2
Leeds +2 26 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Northamptonshire +13 25 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Northampton +14 24 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Cheshire -11 24 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Birmingham +5 21 £30,000 -33.33% 2

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 2577 (94.09%) Java
2 1461 (53.34%) Agile Software Development
3 1332 (48.63%) Spring
4 1032 (37.68%) SQL
5 928 (33.88%) Hibernate
6 910 (33.22%) JavaScript
7 848 (30.96%) Oracle
8 769 (28.08%) HTML
9 760 (27.75%) Web Services
10 683 (24.94%) XML
11 620 (22.64%) Finance
12 571 (20.85%) TDD
13 558 (20.37%) CSS
14 543 (19.82%) Software Engineering
15 532 (19.42%) OO
16 529 (19.31%) Scrum
17 509 (18.58%) Tomcat
18 502 (18.33%) Linux
19 459 (16.76%) Maven
20 438 (15.99%) REST
21 434 (15.85%) SOAP
22 418 (15.26%) Degree
23 413 (15.08%) MVC
24 403 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
25 400 (14.60%) JBoss
26 398 (14.53%) E-Commerce
27 376 (13.73%) JMS
28 372 (13.58%) JSP
29 366 (13.36%) AngularJS
30 359 (13.11%) Unix

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
1 509 (18.58%) Tomcat
2 400 (14.60%) JBoss
3 297 (10.84%) WebLogic
4 295 (10.77%) WebSphere
5 278 (10.15%) Apache
6 101 (3.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 83 (3.03%) CMS
8 72 (2.63%) Confluence
9 55 (2.01%) GlassFish
10 47 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
11 39 (1.42%) Jetty
12 38 (1.39%) Mule
13 35 (1.28%) IIS
14 32 (1.17%) nginx
15 31 (1.13%) Mule ESB
15 31 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
16 26 (0.95%) Alfresco
16 26 (0.95%) Apache Spark
17 19 (0.69%) Liferay
18 16 (0.58%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.18%) EngageOne
4 5 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.11%) Weka
6 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.037%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 75 (2.74%) SAP Hybris
2 36 (1.31%) SAP ERP
3 17 (0.62%) SDL Web 8
4 16 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
6 10 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.37%) Magento
6 10 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
8 8 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 8 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
10 4 (0.15%) Endur
11 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.11%) Infor M3
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 2 (0.073%) Actimize
12 2 (0.073%) Fredhopper
12 2 (0.073%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 150 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (3.36%) SaaS
3 65 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (1.86%) GitHub
5 23 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (0.77%) PaaS
7 15 (0.55%) Boomi
8 11 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.33%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (0.33%) IaaS
10 8 (0.29%) Force.com
11 6 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.22%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.18%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.073%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.073%) iPaaS
14 2 (0.073%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 99 (3.61%) HTTP
2 77 (2.81%) Internet
3 57 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 40 (1.46%) LDAP
5 31 (1.13%) SSL
6 26 (0.95%) Firewall
7 17 (0.62%) HTTPS
8 15 (0.55%) FTP
9 12 (0.44%) Network Security
9 12 (0.44%) VPN
10 7 (0.26%) DNS
10 7 (0.26%) SNMP
10 7 (0.26%) SSH
11 5 (0.18%) Broadband
11 5 (0.18%) Skype
12 3 (0.11%) Intranet
12 3 (0.11%) Telnet
13 2 (0.073%) AMQP
13 2 (0.073%) IMAP
13 2 (0.073%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 330 (12.05%) Relational Database
3 306 (11.17%) MySQL
4 212 (7.74%) NoSQL
5 168 (6.13%) RDBMS
6 164 (5.99%) MongoDB
7 152 (5.55%) Oracle Database
8 150 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
9 147 (5.37%) Big Data
10 98 (3.58%) Hadoop
11 59 (2.15%) DB2
12 57 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
13 55 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
14 41 (1.50%) Blockchain
15 40 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
16 39 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
17 36 (1.31%) HBase
18 28 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
18 28 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 25 (0.91%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 459 (16.76%) Maven
2 333 (12.16%) JUnit
3 325 (11.87%) Git (software)
4 313 (11.43%) Jenkins
5 222 (8.11%) Subversion
6 203 (7.41%) Ant
7 159 (5.81%) Eclipse
8 156 (5.70%) JIRA
9 142 (5.18%) Selenium
10 118 (4.31%) Mockito
11 111 (4.05%) Gradle
12 58 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 57 (2.08%) Hudson
14 53 (1.94%) Sonatype Nexus
15 51 (1.86%) Cucumber
16 41 (1.50%) jMock
17 36 (1.31%) Bitbucket
18 35 (1.28%) JMeter
18 35 (1.28%) TeamCity
19 34 (1.24%) IntelliJ
General
1 620 (22.64%) Finance
2 239 (8.73%) Banking
3 221 (8.07%) Retail
4 147 (5.37%) Marketing
5 80 (2.92%) Publishing
6 67 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 65 (2.37%) Games
8 61 (2.23%) Investment Banking
9 57 (2.08%) Back Office
10 46 (1.68%) Financial Institution
11 45 (1.64%) Advertising
12 38 (1.39%) Front Office
13 33 (1.20%) Manufacturing
13 33 (1.20%) Retail Banking
14 31 (1.13%) Music Industry
15 21 (0.77%) Electronics
16 15 (0.55%) Automotive
17 14 (0.51%) Law
18 8 (0.29%) Legal
18 8 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1755 (64.07%) Developer
2 1514 (55.28%) Java Developer
3 499 (18.22%) Senior Developer
4 479 (17.49%) Senior Java Developer
5 276 (10.08%) J2EE Developer
6 265 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 254 (9.27%) Java Engineer
8 225 (8.21%) Architect
9 212 (7.74%) Software Engineer
10 142 (5.18%) Software Developer
11 126 (4.60%) Java Software Engineer
12 125 (4.56%) Graduate
13 117 (4.27%) Junior
14 106 (3.87%) Junior Developer
15 101 (3.69%) Lead Developer
16 98 (3.58%) Junior Java Developer
17 97 (3.54%) Graduate Developer
18 95 (3.47%) Agile Developer
18 95 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
19 91 (3.32%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1332 (48.63%) Spring
2 928 (33.88%) Hibernate
3 769 (28.08%) HTML
4 760 (27.75%) Web Services
5 683 (24.94%) XML
6 558 (20.37%) CSS
7 438 (15.99%) REST
8 434 (15.85%) SOAP
9 376 (13.73%) JMS
10 372 (13.58%) JSP
11 366 (13.36%) AngularJS
12 300 (10.95%) .NET
13 283 (10.33%) Java EE
14 279 (10.19%) RESTful
15 234 (8.54%) JPA
16 219 (8.00%) HTML5
17 213 (7.78%) Struts
18 208 (7.59%) Servlets
19 204 (7.45%) JDBC
20 202 (7.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 292 (10.66%) Computer Science
2 217 (7.92%) Greenfield Project
3 121 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
4 118 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 100 (3.65%) Fintech
6 83 (3.03%) User Experience
7 66 (2.41%) Algorithms
8 65 (2.37%) iPad
9 56 (2.04%) Mobile App
10 51 (1.86%) Management Information System
11 47 (1.72%) Data Structures
12 43 (1.57%) Client/Server
13 39 (1.42%) Bitcoin
14 37 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 30 (1.10%) Data Centre
16 27 (0.99%) N-Tier
17 26 (0.95%) Virtual Team
18 22 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
19 21 (0.77%) Clustering
20 16 (0.58%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 502 (18.33%) Linux
2 359 (13.11%) Unix
3 155 (5.66%) Windows
4 95 (3.47%) Android
5 77 (2.81%) Apple iOS
6 40 (1.46%) Solaris
7 34 (1.24%) AIX
8 31 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (0.69%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.22%) zOS
14 5 (0.18%) VMS
15 4 (0.15%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.11%) HPUX
16 3 (0.11%) SUSE
17 2 (0.073%) Windows Server 2003
18 1 (0.037%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.037%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1461 (53.34%) Agile Software Development
2 571 (20.85%) TDD
3 543 (19.82%) Software Engineering
4 532 (19.42%) OO
5 529 (19.31%) Scrum
6 413 (15.08%) MVC
7 403 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 398 (14.53%) E-Commerce
9 292 (10.66%) SDLC
10 286 (10.44%) Unit Testing
11 252 (9.20%) SOA
12 231 (8.43%) BDD
13 218 (7.96%) Multithreading
13 218 (7.96%) Test Automation
14 194 (7.08%) Microservices
15 193 (7.05%) Mentoring
16 191 (6.97%) DevOps
17 177 (6.46%) OOP
18 155 (5.66%) Open Source
19 151 (5.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2577 (94.09%) Java
2 1032 (37.68%) SQL
3 910 (33.22%) JavaScript
4 269 (9.82%) Python
5 232 (8.47%) C#
6 220 (8.03%) PL/SQL
7 177 (6.46%) C++
8 134 (4.89%) Shell Script
9 127 (4.64%) PHP
10 112 (4.09%) Perl
11 97 (3.54%) Scala
12 93 (3.40%) Ruby
13 63 (2.30%) Bash Shell
13 63 (2.30%) C
14 62 (2.26%) Groovy
15 40 (1.46%) PowerShell
16 34 (1.24%) VB
17 31 (1.13%) Go
18 27 (0.99%) VBA
19 26 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 418 (15.26%) Degree
2 154 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 146 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 87 (3.18%) SC Cleared
5 44 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 44 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
6 30 (1.10%) PhD
7 27 (0.99%) Sun Certification
8 21 (0.77%) Master's Degree
9 14 (0.51%) ISEB
10 11 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (0.40%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.22%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.22%) OCPJP
12 5 (0.18%) OCP
12 5 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (0.18%) PMP
13 4 (0.15%) OCMJEA
14 1 (0.037%) MBA
14 1 (0.037%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (5.00%) QA
2 54 (1.97%) SLA
3 10 (0.37%) PMO
4 5 (0.18%) MiFID
5 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.11%) EMIR
6 2 (0.073%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.073%) SEPA
7 1 (0.037%) HIPAA
System Software
1 90 (3.29%) Docker
2 19 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.26%) HDFS
6 6 (0.22%) vSphere
7 3 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.11%) KVM
7 3 (0.11%) Sendmail
7 3 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.073%) Dovecot
8 2 (0.073%) NFS
9 1 (0.037%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.037%) Samba
9 1 (0.037%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 61 (2.23%) Puppet
2 41 (1.50%) Ansible
3 36 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (0.91%) Terraform
4 25 (0.91%) Tivoli
5 21 (0.77%) Nagios
6 15 (0.55%) MOM
7 11 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
10 7 (0.26%) CA Wily
10 7 (0.26%) CloudHub
10 7 (0.26%) Packer
11 5 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 4 (0.15%) TeamSite
13 3 (0.11%) Kibana
13 3 (0.11%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.11%) logstash
13 3 (0.11%) Mesos
14 2 (0.073%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 848 (30.96%) Oracle
2 176 (6.43%) hybris
3 160 (5.84%) IBM
4 146 (5.33%) SAP
5 120 (4.38%) Microsoft
6 76 (2.77%) TIBCO
7 67 (2.45%) Cognizant
8 47 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 40 (1.46%) ATG
9 40 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 39 (1.42%) Tableau
11 38 (1.39%) Sybase
12 31 (1.13%) Splunk
13 30 (1.10%) Google
14 27 (0.99%) webMethods
15 26 (0.95%) Informatica
15 26 (0.95%) PayPal
16 25 (0.91%) Sun
17 23 (0.84%) Adobe
17 23 (0.84%) Talend
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits inc pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Java Source
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £50k + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+ bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networkers
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 25 days' holiday, 10% Pension & Pr
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent salary + 15% bonus , private health
Posted: 2 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + pension, flexi etc
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Search Consultancy
Salary: Continuous Learning + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday