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

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 208 148
Rank change year-on-year -10 -60  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1350 1620 2391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.57% 1.62% 2.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 4.19% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 1321 1977
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +2.15%  

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 35545 38634 40718
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.24% 38.72% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 29995 33467 34771
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 £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +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 May 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 May 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 -8 1249 £50,000 -4.76% 146
London -11 501 £62,500 - 57
South East +34 236 £47,500 - 25
East of England -29 135 £50,000 -4.76% 11
North West -53 100 £52,500 +5.00% 16
South West -26 93 £45,000 - 10
Yorkshire -3 85 £46,000 +13.58% 13
Scotland +29 68 £58,000 +28.88% 5
Manchester -57 60 £55,000 +10.00% 11
East Midlands +44 57 £41,250 -17.50% 5
Hampshire +7 54 £47,500 +2.70% 6
Glasgow +19 51 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands +3 51 £38,750 -13.88% 8
Essex +20 47 £50,000 -20.00% 4
Berkshire +15 46 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Bristol -9 43 £57,500 +35.29% 4
West Yorkshire -3 42 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Surrey +49 40 £63,750 +27.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 39 £47,500 +5.55% 3
City of London -36 38 £53,750 -10.41% 11
Northamptonshire +18 37 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Leeds +11 37 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Northampton +18 36 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 36 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Milton Keynes -4 35 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Hertfordshire -46 32 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Cheshire -14 26 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Cambridge -21 24 £35,000 -53.33% 3
Oxfordshire +19 23 £65,500 +21.86% 4
Birmingham +3 21 £38,500 -14.44% 4

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2571 (94.11%) Java
2 1488 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
3 1320 (48.32%) Spring
4 1015 (37.15%) SQL
5 907 (33.20%) JavaScript
6 906 (33.16%) Hibernate
7 782 (28.62%) Oracle
8 777 (28.44%) Web Services
9 766 (28.04%) HTML
10 661 (24.19%) XML
11 586 (21.45%) Finance
12 569 (20.83%) TDD
13 558 (20.42%) CSS
14 551 (20.17%) Software Engineering
15 532 (19.47%) OO
16 520 (19.03%) Scrum
17 509 (18.63%) Tomcat
18 508 (18.59%) Linux
19 458 (16.76%) SOAP
20 455 (16.65%) Maven
21 421 (15.41%) REST
22 401 (14.68%) Degree
22 401 (14.68%) JBoss
23 392 (14.35%) E-Commerce
24 388 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
25 380 (13.91%) MVC
26 366 (13.40%) JSP
27 364 (13.32%) JMS
28 352 (12.88%) Unix
29 351 (12.85%) 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
1 509 (18.63%) Tomcat
2 401 (14.68%) JBoss
3 290 (10.61%) WebLogic
4 288 (10.54%) WebSphere
5 280 (10.25%) Apache
6 105 (3.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 78 (2.86%) CMS
8 59 (2.16%) Confluence
9 51 (1.87%) GlassFish
10 50 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
11 41 (1.50%) Jetty
11 41 (1.50%) Mule
12 35 (1.28%) IIS
12 35 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
13 33 (1.21%) nginx
14 29 (1.06%) Apache Spark
15 27 (0.99%) Mule ESB
16 22 (0.81%) Alfresco
16 22 (0.81%) Apache Solr
17 20 (0.73%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 14 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.44%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.15%) EngageOne
4 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.11%) Weka
5 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.037%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.037%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 65 (2.38%) SAP Hybris
2 38 (1.39%) SAP ERP
3 14 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
4 13 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
5 11 (0.40%) SDL Web 8
6 10 (0.37%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 8 (0.29%) Magento
8 7 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.11%) Infor M3
11 2 (0.073%) Fredhopper
11 2 (0.073%) Oracle Retail
11 2 (0.073%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 1 (0.037%) Oracle BRM
12 1 (0.037%) Oracle Cash Management
12 1 (0.037%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 149 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (3.18%) SaaS
3 52 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (1.79%) GitHub
5 24 (0.88%) PaaS
6 18 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.59%) Boomi
8 14 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (0.48%) Google App Engine
9 13 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (0.40%) IaaS
11 9 (0.33%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
12 7 (0.26%) Force.com
13 6 (0.22%) iTunes
13 6 (0.22%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 3 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.073%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.073%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 113 (4.14%) HTTP
2 82 (3.00%) Internet
3 68 (2.49%) TCP/IP
4 42 (1.54%) LDAP
5 36 (1.32%) SSL
6 29 (1.06%) Firewall
7 22 (0.81%) HTTPS
8 17 (0.62%) FTP
9 13 (0.48%) Network Security
9 13 (0.48%) VPN
10 9 (0.33%) SNMP
11 7 (0.26%) Skype
12 6 (0.22%) DNS
12 6 (0.22%) SSH
13 4 (0.15%) Broadband
13 4 (0.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 4 (0.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 4 (0.15%) Intranet
14 3 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
14 3 (0.11%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 308 (11.27%) Relational Database
3 301 (11.02%) MySQL
4 221 (8.09%) NoSQL
5 158 (5.78%) Big Data
6 157 (5.75%) RDBMS
7 156 (5.71%) MongoDB
8 139 (5.09%) Oracle Database
9 125 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
10 121 (4.43%) Hadoop
11 58 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
12 48 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
13 47 (1.72%) DB2
14 46 (1.68%) Blockchain
14 46 (1.68%) HBase
15 35 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
16 29 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
17 27 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
18 26 (0.95%) MS Access
18 26 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 455 (16.65%) Maven
2 351 (12.85%) JUnit
3 321 (11.75%) Jenkins
4 319 (11.68%) Git (software)
5 230 (8.42%) Ant
6 210 (7.69%) Subversion
7 153 (5.60%) Eclipse
8 139 (5.09%) Selenium
9 138 (5.05%) JIRA
10 119 (4.36%) Gradle
11 88 (3.22%) Mockito
12 68 (2.49%) Hudson
13 52 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 48 (1.76%) Cucumber
15 45 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
16 38 (1.39%) IntelliJ
17 37 (1.35%) Bitbucket
17 37 (1.35%) JMeter
17 37 (1.35%) jMock
18 34 (1.24%) Jasmine
General
1 586 (21.45%) Finance
2 225 (8.24%) Banking
3 196 (7.17%) Retail
4 130 (4.76%) Marketing
5 70 (2.56%) Publishing
6 65 (2.38%) Games
7 61 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 56 (2.05%) Back Office
9 49 (1.79%) Financial Institution
10 48 (1.76%) Advertising
11 38 (1.39%) Investment Banking
12 37 (1.35%) Front Office
13 27 (0.99%) Music Industry
14 21 (0.77%) Manufacturing
15 17 (0.62%) Automotive
16 13 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.48%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.44%) Legal
18 10 (0.37%) Aerospace
19 9 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1765 (64.60%) Developer
2 1525 (55.82%) Java Developer
3 507 (18.56%) Senior Developer
4 486 (17.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 288 (10.54%) J2EE Developer
6 279 (10.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 265 (9.70%) Java Engineer
8 226 (8.27%) Architect
9 199 (7.28%) Software Engineer
10 139 (5.09%) Software Developer
11 115 (4.21%) Junior
12 113 (4.14%) Java Software Engineer
13 112 (4.10%) Agile Developer
14 111 (4.06%) Graduate
15 108 (3.95%) Agile Java Developer
16 105 (3.84%) Junior Developer
16 105 (3.84%) Lead Developer
17 97 (3.55%) Junior Java Developer
18 89 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
19 82 (3.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1320 (48.32%) Spring
2 906 (33.16%) Hibernate
3 777 (28.44%) Web Services
4 766 (28.04%) HTML
5 661 (24.19%) XML
6 558 (20.42%) CSS
7 458 (16.76%) SOAP
8 421 (15.41%) REST
9 366 (13.40%) JSP
10 364 (13.32%) JMS
11 347 (12.70%) AngularJS
12 296 (10.83%) .NET
13 285 (10.43%) RESTful
14 282 (10.32%) Java EE
15 217 (7.94%) HTML5
16 215 (7.87%) JPA
17 214 (7.83%) jQuery
18 208 (7.61%) Servlets
19 207 (7.58%) JDBC
20 200 (7.32%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 282 (10.32%) Computer Science
2 246 (9.00%) Greenfield Project
3 137 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
5 102 (3.73%) Fintech
6 75 (2.75%) User Experience
7 66 (2.42%) Algorithms
8 61 (2.23%) Client/Server
9 56 (2.05%) Management Information System
10 54 (1.98%) Mobile App
11 52 (1.90%) iPad
12 44 (1.61%) Data Structures
13 43 (1.57%) Bitcoin
14 33 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 31 (1.13%) Data Centre
15 31 (1.13%) N-Tier
16 26 (0.95%) Virtual Team
17 21 (0.77%) DataPower
18 20 (0.73%) Clustering
18 20 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 508 (18.59%) Linux
2 352 (12.88%) Unix
3 168 (6.15%) Windows
4 100 (3.66%) Android
5 82 (3.00%) Apple iOS
6 39 (1.43%) Solaris
7 32 (1.17%) AIX
8 31 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (0.77%) Windows Server
10 18 (0.66%) Windows 7
11 13 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.18%) VMS
13 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.073%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.073%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.073%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.073%) zOS
15 1 (0.037%) Debian
15 1 (0.037%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1488 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
2 569 (20.83%) TDD
3 551 (20.17%) Software Engineering
4 532 (19.47%) OO
5 520 (19.03%) Scrum
6 392 (14.35%) E-Commerce
7 388 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
8 380 (13.91%) MVC
9 290 (10.61%) SDLC
10 274 (10.03%) SOA
11 268 (9.81%) Unit Testing
12 232 (8.49%) BDD
13 225 (8.24%) Mentoring
14 218 (7.98%) Test Automation
15 215 (7.87%) Multithreading
16 189 (6.92%) DevOps
17 177 (6.48%) OOP
18 174 (6.37%) Microservices
19 170 (6.22%) Web Development
20 158 (5.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2571 (94.11%) Java
2 1015 (37.15%) SQL
3 907 (33.20%) JavaScript
4 261 (9.55%) Python
5 248 (9.08%) C#
6 207 (7.58%) PL/SQL
7 192 (7.03%) C++
8 133 (4.87%) PHP
9 132 (4.83%) Shell Script
10 105 (3.84%) Scala
11 99 (3.62%) Perl
12 92 (3.37%) Ruby
13 63 (2.31%) C
14 54 (1.98%) Groovy
15 44 (1.61%) PowerShell
16 43 (1.57%) Bash Shell
17 39 (1.43%) VB
18 37 (1.35%) Go
19 27 (0.99%) VBA
20 21 (0.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 401 (14.68%) Degree
2 151 (5.53%) Security Cleared
3 137 (5.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 77 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 54 (1.98%) DV Cleared
6 42 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
7 35 (1.28%) PhD
8 27 (0.99%) Sun Certification
9 22 (0.81%) Master's Degree
10 18 (0.66%) ISEB
11 9 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.29%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.26%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.22%) OCMJEA
14 6 (0.22%) OCPJP
14 6 (0.22%) PMP
15 3 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 2 (0.073%) MBA
17 1 (0.037%) OCP
17 1 (0.037%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (4.90%) QA
2 40 (1.46%) SLA
3 11 (0.40%) PMO
4 5 (0.18%) MiFID
5 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.11%) EMIR
5 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.037%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 88 (3.22%) Docker
2 22 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
3 15 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 11 (0.40%) vSphere
7 10 (0.37%) Active Directory
7 10 (0.37%) HDFS
8 9 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.073%) Dovecot
9 2 (0.073%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.037%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.037%) NFS
10 1 (0.037%) Samba
Systems Management
1 63 (2.31%) Puppet
2 46 (1.68%) Ansible
3 37 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (0.99%) Terraform
5 21 (0.77%) Nagios
5 21 (0.77%) Tivoli
6 15 (0.55%) MOM
7 11 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 10 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.26%) CA Wily
10 6 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 5 (0.18%) Packer
12 3 (0.11%) Kibana
12 3 (0.11%) Kubernetes
12 3 (0.11%) logstash
12 3 (0.11%) Mesos
13 2 (0.073%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.073%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.073%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 782 (28.62%) Oracle
2 158 (5.78%) hybris
3 134 (4.90%) IBM
4 129 (4.72%) SAP
5 110 (4.03%) Microsoft
6 61 (2.23%) TIBCO
7 51 (1.87%) Cognizant
8 49 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 44 (1.61%) Google
9 44 (1.61%) Sybase
10 40 (1.46%) ATG
11 34 (1.24%) PayPal
12 33 (1.21%) Splunk
12 33 (1.21%) Tableau
13 31 (1.13%) webMethods
14 29 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
15 25 (0.92%) Talend
16 22 (0.81%) Altova
17 21 (0.77%) CA
17 21 (0.77%) ILOG
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Flex Working and Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
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
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40000 to £50000
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £64000 per annum + gym, pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: Competitive with Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £45k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago