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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK
Rank 201 176 130
Rank change year-on-year -25 -46  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 1395 1994 2449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.64% 1.93% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.11% 5.03% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 1630 2006
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 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 33911 39617 40053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.92% 38.35% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28948 34112 33994
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
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 25 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 25 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 -27 1294 £52,500 +5.00% 182
London -39 457 £62,500 +8.69% 66
South East +17 289 £55,000 +10.00% 38
East of England -9 139 £50,000 -4.30% 15
South West -44 111 £47,500 +5.55% 15
North West -16 99 £52,500 +10.52% 19
Yorkshire -20 79 £50,000 +10.49% 10
Hampshire +8 71 £55,000 -6.21% 12
Manchester -25 66 £52,500 +5.00% 14
West Midlands +6 61 £42,500 -15.00% 3
City of London -9 59 £62,500 +19.04% 18
Scotland +21 57 £57,500 +24.32% 9
Surrey +50 55 £57,500 +12.19% 9
Buckinghamshire +13 49 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +10 49 £40,000 - 14
West Yorkshire +4 46 £50,000 - 7
Milton Keynes +3 44 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -3 43 £62,500 +31.57% 2
Essex +23 42 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Leeds +1 41 £50,000 - 7
Bristol -27 40 £45,000 +4.65% 4
Cambridgeshire -10 37 £47,000 -24.80% 7
Gloucestershire -12 36 £52,000 -5.45% 2
Berkshire -4 35 £55,000 -14.72% 6
Northamptonshire +27 31 £40,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +17 31 £65,500 +24.76% 3
Northampton +27 29 £40,000 -
Glasgow +2 27 £61,250 +22.50% 5
Edinburgh +19 24 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Cheshire +9 24 £47,500 +5.55% 3

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 2767 (94.24%) Java
2 1655 (56.37%) Agile Software Development
3 1432 (48.77%) Spring
4 1133 (38.59%) SQL
5 982 (33.45%) JavaScript
6 978 (33.31%) Hibernate
7 851 (28.99%) Oracle
8 842 (28.68%) HTML
9 823 (28.03%) Web Services
10 706 (24.05%) XML
11 649 (22.10%) Finance
12 648 (22.07%) TDD
13 622 (21.19%) Linux
14 598 (20.37%) Software Engineering
15 583 (19.86%) CSS
16 567 (19.31%) Tomcat
17 558 (19.01%) Scrum
18 535 (18.22%) OO
19 509 (17.34%) Maven
20 476 (16.21%) JBoss
21 469 (15.97%) REST
22 467 (15.91%) SOAP
23 445 (15.16%) Degree
24 431 (14.68%) JUnit
25 415 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
26 414 (14.10%) JMS
27 410 (13.96%) Unix
28 407 (13.86%) MVC
29 395 (13.45%) JSP
30 367 (12.50%) WebSphere

J2EE
Top Related 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
1 567 (19.31%) Tomcat
2 476 (16.21%) JBoss
3 367 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 362 (12.33%) WebLogic
5 347 (11.82%) Apache
6 115 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 73 (2.49%) CMS
7 73 (2.49%) GlassFish
8 69 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
9 65 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
10 53 (1.81%) Confluence
11 51 (1.74%) Apache Solr
12 49 (1.67%) Jetty
12 49 (1.67%) Mule
13 46 (1.57%) Apache Spark
14 32 (1.09%) Mule ESB
14 32 (1.09%) nginx
15 28 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 28 (0.95%) Alfresco
16 24 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 66 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.27%) MS Office
3 8 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.17%) MS Project
5 3 (0.10%) Weka
6 2 (0.068%) EngageOne
6 2 (0.068%) Simulink
7 1 (0.034%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.034%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 31 (1.06%) SAP ERP
2 27 (0.92%) SAP Hybris
3 21 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
4 15 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
5 14 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
6 12 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 10 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.17%) Magento
10 3 (0.10%) Infor M3
11 2 (0.068%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
12 1 (0.034%) Fredhopper
12 1 (0.034%) Oracle BRM
12 1 (0.034%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (0.034%) Oracle Receivables
12 1 (0.034%) Oracle Retail
12 1 (0.034%) Oracle SCM
12 1 (0.034%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 170 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (3.64%) SaaS
3 56 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (1.63%) GitHub
5 23 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (0.68%) PaaS
7 18 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.51%) Google App Engine
8 15 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (0.48%) Boomi
10 13 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
11 12 (0.41%) IaaS
12 11 (0.37%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (0.24%) iTunes
15 6 (0.20%) Force.com
16 3 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 2 (0.068%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 2 (0.068%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 137 (4.67%) HTTP
2 115 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 76 (2.59%) Internet
4 52 (1.77%) SSL
5 44 (1.50%) LDAP
6 38 (1.29%) Firewall
7 35 (1.19%) HTTPS
8 19 (0.65%) FTP
9 17 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 17 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 13 (0.44%) SNMP
11 12 (0.41%) DNS
12 9 (0.31%) VPN
13 8 (0.27%) Skype
14 7 (0.24%) DMZ
14 7 (0.24%) Network Security
15 5 (0.17%) Intranet
16 3 (0.10%) Reverse Proxy
16 3 (0.10%) SAN
16 3 (0.10%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 355 (12.09%) MySQL
2 338 (11.51%) SQL Server
3 309 (10.52%) Relational Database
4 226 (7.70%) NoSQL
5 204 (6.95%) Big Data
6 194 (6.61%) MongoDB
7 148 (5.04%) Hadoop
7 148 (5.04%) Oracle Database
8 140 (4.77%) RDBMS
9 105 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
10 64 (2.18%) DB2
11 55 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
12 44 (1.50%) HBase
13 42 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
14 36 (1.23%) Apache Hive
15 32 (1.09%) Blockchain
15 32 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
15 32 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
16 31 (1.06%) MS Access
17 25 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 509 (17.34%) Maven
2 431 (14.68%) JUnit
3 354 (12.06%) Jenkins
4 339 (11.55%) Git (software)
5 240 (8.17%) Subversion
6 237 (8.07%) Ant
7 184 (6.27%) Eclipse
8 168 (5.72%) Gradle
9 149 (5.07%) Selenium
10 110 (3.75%) JIRA
11 88 (3.00%) Cucumber
12 87 (2.96%) Hudson
13 84 (2.86%) Mockito
14 65 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 64 (2.18%) Sonatype Nexus
16 44 (1.50%) JMeter
17 41 (1.40%) jMock
18 38 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
19 36 (1.23%) Jasmine
19 36 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 649 (22.10%) Finance
2 265 (9.03%) Banking
3 186 (6.34%) Retail
4 139 (4.73%) Marketing
5 111 (3.78%) Telecoms
6 81 (2.76%) Games
7 63 (2.15%) Publishing
8 51 (1.74%) Advertising
9 46 (1.57%) Back Office
10 37 (1.26%) Front Office
11 36 (1.23%) Financial Institution
12 30 (1.02%) Music Industry
13 26 (0.89%) Manufacturing
14 22 (0.75%) Investment Banking
15 18 (0.61%) Legal
16 16 (0.54%) Automotive
17 14 (0.48%) Aerospace
17 14 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.44%) International Banking
19 11 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1934 (65.87%) Developer
2 1671 (56.91%) Java Developer
3 568 (19.35%) Senior Developer
4 551 (18.77%) Senior Java Developer
5 316 (10.76%) J2EE Developer
6 304 (10.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 273 (9.30%) Architect
8 270 (9.20%) Java Engineer
9 203 (6.91%) Software Engineer
10 134 (4.56%) Agile Developer
11 132 (4.50%) Agile Java Developer
12 122 (4.16%) Software Developer
13 117 (3.99%) Junior
14 111 (3.78%) Junior Developer
15 109 (3.71%) Java Software Engineer
16 108 (3.68%) Graduate
16 108 (3.68%) Junior Java Developer
17 105 (3.58%) Lead Developer
18 93 (3.17%) Consultant
19 90 (3.07%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1432 (48.77%) Spring
2 978 (33.31%) Hibernate
3 842 (28.68%) HTML
4 823 (28.03%) Web Services
5 706 (24.05%) XML
6 583 (19.86%) CSS
7 469 (15.97%) REST
8 467 (15.91%) SOAP
9 414 (14.10%) JMS
10 395 (13.45%) JSP
11 343 (11.68%) AngularJS
12 313 (10.66%) .NET
13 307 (10.46%) RESTful
14 280 (9.54%) Java EE
15 279 (9.50%) HTML5
16 242 (8.24%) JDBC
16 242 (8.24%) JPA
17 226 (7.70%) jQuery
18 218 (7.43%) Servlets
19 202 (6.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 283 (9.64%) Computer Science
2 162 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 142 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
4 111 (3.78%) Fintech
5 64 (2.18%) User Experience
6 63 (2.15%) Client/Server
7 53 (1.81%) Algorithms
8 52 (1.77%) Management Information System
9 47 (1.60%) Mobile App
10 43 (1.46%) iPad
11 39 (1.33%) Clustering
12 33 (1.12%) N-Tier
13 31 (1.06%) Virtual Team
14 29 (0.99%) Bitcoin
15 28 (0.95%) Data Centre
16 27 (0.92%) Data Structures
17 24 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 19 (0.65%) Cyber Defence
18 19 (0.65%) DataPower
19 17 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 622 (21.19%) Linux
2 410 (13.96%) Unix
3 209 (7.12%) Windows
4 131 (4.46%) Android
5 92 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 49 (1.67%) Solaris
7 34 (1.16%) AIX
8 32 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (0.92%) Windows 7
10 22 (0.75%) Windows Server
11 17 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.27%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.14%) HPUX
15 4 (0.14%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.14%) VMS
16 1 (0.034%) Debian
16 1 (0.034%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.034%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1655 (56.37%) Agile Software Development
2 648 (22.07%) TDD
3 598 (20.37%) Software Engineering
4 558 (19.01%) Scrum
5 535 (18.22%) OO
6 415 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
7 407 (13.86%) MVC
8 353 (12.02%) E-Commerce
9 329 (11.21%) SDLC
10 327 (11.14%) SOA
11 292 (9.95%) BDD
12 271 (9.23%) Unit Testing
13 260 (8.86%) Mentoring
14 219 (7.46%) Multithreading
15 208 (7.08%) UML
16 205 (6.98%) Web Development
17 176 (5.99%) DevOps
17 176 (5.99%) Open Source
18 167 (5.69%) OOP
19 162 (5.52%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2767 (94.24%) Java
2 1133 (38.59%) SQL
3 982 (33.45%) JavaScript
4 274 (9.33%) C#
5 262 (8.92%) Python
6 203 (6.91%) PL/SQL
7 199 (6.78%) C++
8 138 (4.70%) Scala
9 131 (4.46%) Shell Script
10 130 (4.43%) PHP
11 109 (3.71%) Perl
12 95 (3.24%) C
13 72 (2.45%) Ruby
14 68 (2.32%) Groovy
15 57 (1.94%) PowerShell
16 43 (1.46%) Go
17 36 (1.23%) Bash Shell
18 32 (1.09%) Objective-C
18 32 (1.09%) VBA
19 31 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 445 (15.16%) Degree
2 175 (5.96%) Security Cleared
3 81 (2.76%) DV Cleared
4 75 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 33 (1.12%) PhD
6 24 (0.82%) Sun Certification
7 18 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 17 (0.58%) ISEB
9 12 (0.41%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.34%) AWS Certification
11 8 (0.27%) OCMJEA
12 7 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.24%) PMP
13 5 (0.17%) HND
13 5 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 4 (0.14%) OCPJP
15 3 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (4.67%) QA
2 40 (1.36%) SLA
3 10 (0.34%) PMO
4 8 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.27%) 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 (0.068%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.068%) SDET
8 1 (0.034%) Data Quality
System Software
1 91 (3.10%) Docker
2 25 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 20 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 19 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (0.48%) vSphere
6 13 (0.44%) HDFS
7 10 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 5 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.068%) Dovecot
9 2 (0.068%) Samba
10 1 (0.034%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.034%) Ceph
10 1 (0.034%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.034%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 59 (2.01%) Puppet
2 41 (1.40%) Ansible
3 38 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (0.85%) Nagios
5 24 (0.82%) Terraform
6 16 (0.54%) Tivoli
7 13 (0.44%) MOM
8 10 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (0.20%) CA Wily
10 4 (0.14%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.10%) BladeLogic
11 3 (0.10%) Control-M
11 3 (0.10%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.10%) Packer
12 2 (0.068%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 2 (0.068%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.068%) Oracle Identity Management
12 2 (0.068%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 2 (0.068%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 851 (28.99%) Oracle
2 143 (4.87%) IBM
3 140 (4.77%) hybris
4 120 (4.09%) Microsoft
5 103 (3.51%) SAP
6 67 (2.28%) Red Hat
7 64 (2.18%) Sybase
8 60 (2.04%) Google
9 50 (1.70%) TIBCO
10 46 (1.57%) PayPal
11 43 (1.46%) Adobe
12 34 (1.16%) Talend
13 33 (1.12%) Splunk
14 31 (1.06%) webMethods
15 29 (0.99%) ATG
15 29 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
16 28 (0.95%) Altova
16 28 (0.95%) HP
16 28 (0.95%) ILOG
16 28 (0.95%) Informatica
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: Competitive with Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum bonus, regular pay reviews
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Lots of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + New
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits, Flex Working and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £23k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday