Period
to 24 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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 206 148
Rank change year-on-year -23 -58 -36
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 2806 3414 4972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.58% 1.69% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.90% 4.35% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2138 2841 4196
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 £32,750
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 71902 78471 84381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.51% 38.79% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 60208 67994 71837
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,346 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.79% +3.37% -

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 24 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 24 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 -26 2616 £50,000 -4.76% 146
UK excluding London -17 1679 £47,500 - 108
London -13 1079 £62,500 - 53
South East +24 534 £50,000 +5.26% 24
North of England -52 359 £50,000 +11.11% 28
East of England -53 248 £50,000 -4.76% 11
North West -51 212 £50,000 - 23
Midlands +42 202 £40,000 -10.11% 17
South West -11 199 £43,750 -2.78% 13
Yorkshire -23 142 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Scotland +25 123 £57,500 +21.05% 11
West Midlands +11 109 £39,000 -13.33% 9
East Midlands +39 99 £40,000 - 8
Wales -22 23 £40,082 -5.69% 2
Northern Ireland -2 7 £52,500 +7.69% 2
North East +19 5 £41,250 +4.43%

For the 6 months to 24 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 2648 (94.37%) Java
2 1471 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
3 1405 (50.07%) Spring
4 1086 (38.70%) SQL
5 940 (33.50%) Hibernate
6 912 (32.50%) JavaScript
7 905 (32.25%) Oracle
8 768 (27.37%) HTML
9 755 (26.91%) Web Services
10 664 (23.66%) Finance
11 657 (23.41%) XML
12 608 (21.67%) TDD
13 555 (19.78%) CSS
14 553 (19.71%) Tomcat
15 538 (19.17%) OO
16 514 (18.32%) Scrum
17 505 (18.00%) Software Engineering
18 504 (17.96%) Linux
19 472 (16.82%) MVC
20 471 (16.79%) Maven
21 463 (16.50%) REST
22 440 (15.68%) Degree
23 439 (15.65%) SOAP
24 405 (14.43%) AngularJS
25 399 (14.22%) JBoss
26 395 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
27 391 (13.93%) E-Commerce
28 379 (13.51%) Unix
29 361 (12.87%) JUnit
30 359 (12.79%) JMS

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
1 553 (19.71%) Tomcat
2 399 (14.22%) JBoss
3 296 (10.55%) Apache
4 293 (10.44%) WebLogic
5 289 (10.30%) WebSphere
6 91 (3.24%) CMS
7 90 (3.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 74 (2.64%) Confluence
9 54 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
10 53 (1.89%) GlassFish
11 38 (1.35%) IIS
12 34 (1.21%) Apache Spark
13 30 (1.07%) nginx
14 29 (1.03%) Alfresco
14 29 (1.03%) Mule
15 28 (1.00%) Jetty
16 26 (0.93%) Mule ESB
16 26 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
17 24 (0.86%) WildFly
18 23 (0.82%) Apache Geronimo
Applications
1 28 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.18%) EngageOne
5 3 (0.11%) Weka
6 1 (0.036%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 77 (2.74%) SAP Hybris
2 32 (1.14%) SAP ERP
3 17 (0.61%) SDL Web 8
4 13 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.39%) Magento
6 10 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
7 8 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
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 (0.071%) Fredhopper
12 2 (0.071%) Oracle Cash Management
12 2 (0.071%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 1 (0.036%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 143 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (3.21%) SaaS
3 73 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 72 (2.57%) GitHub
5 25 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (0.75%) PaaS
7 15 (0.53%) Boomi
8 14 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.29%) 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 (0.071%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.071%) Bluemix
14 2 (0.071%) iPaaS
14 2 (0.071%) Sauce Labs
15 1 (0.036%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.28%) HTTP
2 78 (2.78%) Internet
3 55 (1.96%) LDAP
4 50 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 34 (1.21%) SSL
6 22 (0.78%) Firewall
7 13 (0.46%) VPN
8 12 (0.43%) Network Security
9 9 (0.32%) DNS
9 9 (0.32%) FTP
9 9 (0.32%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.25%) SSH
11 5 (0.18%) Broadband
12 3 (0.11%) Intranet
12 3 (0.11%) SMS
12 3 (0.11%) SNMP
13 2 (0.071%) IMAP
13 2 (0.071%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.071%) Telnet
13 2 (0.071%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 341 (12.15%) Relational Database
3 297 (10.58%) MySQL
4 202 (7.20%) NoSQL
5 176 (6.27%) MongoDB
5 176 (6.27%) RDBMS
6 166 (5.92%) Oracle Database
7 165 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
8 161 (5.74%) Big Data
9 96 (3.42%) Hadoop
10 72 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
11 64 (2.28%) DB2
12 57 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
13 48 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
14 45 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
15 41 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
16 36 (1.28%) Blockchain
17 35 (1.25%) HBase
18 30 (1.07%) InterSystems Cache
19 29 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 471 (16.79%) Maven
2 361 (12.87%) JUnit
3 333 (11.87%) Git (software)
4 296 (10.55%) Jenkins
5 214 (7.63%) Subversion
6 175 (6.24%) Ant
7 164 (5.84%) JIRA
8 163 (5.81%) Eclipse
9 161 (5.74%) Mockito
10 133 (4.74%) Selenium
11 101 (3.60%) Gradle
12 63 (2.25%) Sonatype Nexus
13 60 (2.14%) jMock
14 56 (2.00%) Cucumber
15 50 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 42 (1.50%) SoapUI
17 41 (1.46%) Bitbucket
18 39 (1.39%) Hudson
19 34 (1.21%) IntelliJ
20 30 (1.07%) JMeter
General
1 664 (23.66%) Finance
2 291 (10.37%) Retail
3 290 (10.33%) Banking
4 166 (5.92%) Marketing
5 121 (4.31%) Investment Banking
6 107 (3.81%) Publishing
7 95 (3.39%) Retail Banking
8 75 (2.67%) Telecoms
9 69 (2.46%) Games
10 57 (2.03%) Back Office
11 52 (1.85%) Advertising
12 45 (1.60%) Manufacturing
13 40 (1.43%) Financial Institution
14 39 (1.39%) Front Office
15 29 (1.03%) Music Industry
16 27 (0.96%) Electronics
17 26 (0.93%) Legal
18 20 (0.71%) Automotive
19 14 (0.50%) Law
20 12 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1764 (62.87%) Developer
2 1529 (54.49%) Java Developer
3 477 (17.00%) Senior Developer
4 459 (16.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 262 (9.34%) J2EE Developer
6 250 (8.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 249 (8.87%) Architect
8 247 (8.80%) Java Engineer
9 191 (6.81%) Software Engineer
10 134 (4.78%) Graduate
11 132 (4.70%) Software Developer
12 122 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
13 121 (4.31%) Junior
14 111 (3.96%) Junior Developer
15 102 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
15 102 (3.64%) Junior Java Developer
16 101 (3.60%) Graduate Developer
17 99 (3.53%) Oracle Developer
18 95 (3.39%) Lead Developer
19 94 (3.35%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1405 (50.07%) Spring
2 940 (33.50%) Hibernate
3 768 (27.37%) HTML
4 755 (26.91%) Web Services
5 657 (23.41%) XML
6 555 (19.78%) CSS
7 463 (16.50%) REST
8 439 (15.65%) SOAP
9 405 (14.43%) AngularJS
10 359 (12.79%) JMS
11 347 (12.37%) JSP
12 301 (10.73%) .NET
13 299 (10.66%) RESTful
14 270 (9.62%) Java EE
15 246 (8.77%) JPA
16 231 (8.23%) HTML5
17 221 (7.88%) JDBC
18 218 (7.77%) jQuery
19 216 (7.70%) JSON
20 206 (7.34%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 293 (10.44%) Computer Science
2 204 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
3 132 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
4 102 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 100 (3.56%) Fintech
6 94 (3.35%) User Experience
7 75 (2.67%) iPad
8 73 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 66 (2.35%) Algorithms
10 50 (1.78%) Data Structures
11 36 (1.28%) Management Information System
12 34 (1.21%) Client/Server
12 34 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 31 (1.10%) Digital Currency
14 29 (1.03%) Bitcoin
14 29 (1.03%) Reference Data
15 27 (0.96%) Virtual Team
16 25 (0.89%) Data Centre
17 23 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
18 21 (0.75%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 504 (17.96%) Linux
2 379 (13.51%) Unix
3 150 (5.35%) Windows
4 83 (2.96%) Android
5 66 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.32%) Solaris
7 31 (1.10%) AIX
8 28 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (0.57%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.32%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.32%) zOS
11 7 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.18%) VMS
13 4 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.11%) HPUX
14 3 (0.11%) SUSE
15 2 (0.071%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.036%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1471 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
2 608 (21.67%) TDD
3 538 (19.17%) OO
4 514 (18.32%) Scrum
5 505 (18.00%) Software Engineering
6 472 (16.82%) MVC
7 395 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
8 391 (13.93%) E-Commerce
9 311 (11.08%) SDLC
10 309 (11.01%) Unit Testing
11 261 (9.30%) BDD
12 258 (9.19%) SOA
13 228 (8.13%) Multithreading
14 221 (7.88%) Test Automation
15 219 (7.80%) Microservices
16 193 (6.88%) DevOps
17 175 (6.24%) Mentoring
18 164 (5.84%) UML
19 162 (5.77%) OOP
20 159 (5.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2648 (94.37%) Java
2 1086 (38.70%) SQL
3 912 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 272 (9.69%) Python
5 250 (8.91%) PL/SQL
6 199 (7.09%) C#
7 174 (6.20%) C++
8 143 (5.10%) Shell Script
9 132 (4.70%) Perl
10 127 (4.53%) PHP
11 90 (3.21%) Scala
12 86 (3.06%) Ruby
13 82 (2.92%) Bash Shell
14 65 (2.32%) C
15 53 (1.89%) Groovy
16 36 (1.28%) VB
17 31 (1.10%) PowerShell
17 31 (1.10%) VBA
18 28 (1.00%) ES6
19 25 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 440 (15.68%) Degree
2 150 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 142 (5.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 91 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 34 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 34 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
6 30 (1.07%) PhD
7 25 (0.89%) Sun Certification
8 18 (0.64%) Master's Degree
9 13 (0.46%) PMI Certification
10 11 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.32%) ISEB
11 9 (0.32%) OCP
11 9 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (0.21%) OCPJP
13 5 (0.18%) PMP
14 4 (0.14%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.071%) CITP
16 1 (0.036%) CTC Cleared
16 1 (0.036%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (5.10%) QA
2 58 (2.07%) 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%) COBIT
6 1 (0.036%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.036%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (3.03%) Docker
2 36 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.36%) 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 (0.071%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.071%) Dovecot
13 1 (0.036%) etcd
Systems Management
1 52 (1.85%) Puppet
2 34 (1.21%) Ansible
3 29 (1.03%) Tivoli
4 28 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (0.71%) Terraform
6 19 (0.68%) Nagios
7 14 (0.50%) MOM
7 14 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 11 (0.39%) Packer
9 9 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (0.29%) 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 (0.071%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 905 (32.25%) Oracle
2 185 (6.59%) hybris
3 173 (6.17%) IBM
4 153 (5.45%) SAP
5 110 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 99 (3.53%) TIBCO
7 67 (2.39%) Cognizant
8 56 (2.00%) Tableau
9 40 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
10 39 (1.39%) ATG
10 39 (1.39%) Sybase
11 38 (1.35%) Red Hat
12 28 (1.00%) Informatica
13 26 (0.93%) Adobe
14 25 (0.89%) Sun
15 24 (0.86%) PayPal
16 23 (0.82%) HP
17 21 (0.75%) BroadVision
17 21 (0.75%) webMethods
18 20 (0.71%) MuleSoft
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