The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 327 327 373
Rank change year-on-year 0 +46  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 805 946 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 0.96% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.29% 2.48% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 623 775 759
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  

Java EE 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 35188 38189 41181
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.31% 38.77% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29695 33061 35139
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 £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Java EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in the UK

Java EE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE.

Salary trend for Java EE in the UK

Java EE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Java EE in the UK

Java EE
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 -2 749 £52,500 -8.69% 76
London -30 287 £60,000 -4.00% 27
South East +66 128 £55,000 +2.80% 11
East of England +60 119 £50,000 - 7
North West -14 80 £48,750 -7.14% 5
Essex +43 62 £50,000 -13.04% 3
South West +11 62 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Manchester -27 53 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Berkshire +41 40 £63,750 +2.00% 2
Yorkshire -6 39 £43,750 -2.77% 8
Hertfordshire +18 29 £60,000 +5.72% 1
West Midlands -25 29 £50,000 -13.04% 7
Buckinghamshire +29 28 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Milton Keynes +23 27 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Scotland +19 27 £60,000 +33.33% 8
Colchester +10 27 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Oxfordshire +9 27 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Cheshire +4 27 £50,000 - 4
Reading +37 24 £65,000 +4.00% 1
West Yorkshire +10 24 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Watford +16 23 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Leeds +9 23 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Gloucestershire -2 22 £37,500 -18.91% 2
City of London -28 22 £60,000 - 1
Glasgow +35 21 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Edinburgh +6 19 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Hampshire +22 18 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Bath +4 18 £45,000 -14.28%
Somerset +1 18 £45,000 -14.28%
Oxford +8 16 £60,000 +11.11% 2

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 1386 (96.65%) Java
2 950 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
3 838 (58.44%) Spring
4 558 (38.91%) Hibernate
5 500 (34.87%) Oracle
6 453 (31.59%) JavaScript
7 447 (31.17%) SQL
8 430 (29.99%) Scrum
9 419 (29.22%) TDD
10 398 (27.75%) Web Services
11 365 (25.45%) XML
12 363 (25.31%) Linux
13 354 (24.69%) HTML
14 345 (24.06%) Finance
15 334 (23.29%) Software Engineering
16 326 (22.73%) Maven
17 320 (22.32%) Continuous Integration
18 319 (22.25%) REST
19 309 (21.55%) SOAP
20 302 (21.06%) SOA
21 294 (20.50%) JBoss
22 291 (20.29%) CSS
23 289 (20.15%) OO
24 285 (19.87%) JUnit
25 283 (19.74%) JMS
26 281 (19.60%) Relational Database
27 278 (19.39%) J2EE
28 270 (18.83%) Tomcat
29 268 (18.69%) Degree
30 260 (18.13%) Jenkins

Java EE
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
1 294 (20.50%) JBoss
2 270 (18.83%) Tomcat
3 200 (13.95%) WebSphere
4 168 (11.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 148 (10.32%) WebLogic
6 103 (7.18%) Apache
7 86 (6.00%) Apache Spark
8 83 (5.79%) GlassFish
9 79 (5.51%) Apache Pig
10 74 (5.16%) Elasticsearch
11 67 (4.67%) Confluence
12 54 (3.77%) Jetty
13 45 (3.14%) Mule
14 42 (2.93%) CMS
15 41 (2.86%) Mule ESB
16 28 (1.95%) WildFly
17 25 (1.74%) nginx
18 23 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 22 (1.53%) Anypoint
19 22 (1.53%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (0.28%) Weka
2 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (1.19%) SAP Hybris
3 14 (0.98%) Unica
4 8 (0.56%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.21%) Magento
8 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.070%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.070%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 134 (9.34%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (3.42%) SaaS
3 40 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (1.46%) GitHub
5 19 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (0.98%) Silverpop
7 13 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (0.56%) Boomi
10 6 (0.42%) Force.com
11 5 (0.35%) IaaS
11 5 (0.35%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.28%) PaaS
13 2 (0.14%) iPaaS
13 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.070%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 1 (0.070%) Bluemix
14 1 (0.070%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (5.44%) HTTP
2 71 (4.95%) Internet
3 33 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 28 (1.95%) FTP
5 21 (1.46%) DNS
6 15 (1.05%) SSL
7 14 (0.98%) LDAP
8 9 (0.63%) AMQP
8 9 (0.63%) HTTPS
8 9 (0.63%) SNMP
9 5 (0.35%) Firewall
9 5 (0.35%) VPN
10 4 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (0.28%) SAN
11 3 (0.21%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.14%) Intranet
13 1 (0.070%) BIG-IP
13 1 (0.070%) DSL
13 1 (0.070%) OpenVPN
13 1 (0.070%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (19.60%) Relational Database
2 241 (16.81%) MySQL
3 186 (12.97%) Big Data
4 172 (11.99%) SQL Server
5 164 (11.44%) NoSQL
6 147 (10.25%) MongoDB
7 144 (10.04%) RDBMS
8 118 (8.23%) Hadoop
9 85 (5.93%) Oracle Database
10 81 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
11 65 (4.53%) Apache Hive
12 55 (3.84%) Apache Cassandra
13 40 (2.79%) Neo4j
14 29 (2.02%) CouchDB
15 26 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
16 22 (1.53%) InterSystems Cache
17 18 (1.26%) Infinispan
17 18 (1.26%) Pentaho
18 15 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
18 15 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 326 (22.73%) Maven
2 285 (19.87%) JUnit
3 260 (18.13%) Jenkins
4 199 (13.88%) Git (software)
5 138 (9.62%) Eclipse
6 136 (9.48%) Subversion
7 132 (9.21%) JIRA
8 108 (7.53%) Ant
9 105 (7.32%) IntelliJ
10 101 (7.04%) Selenium
11 87 (6.07%) Gradle
12 81 (5.65%) Cucumber
13 67 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 56 (3.91%) Talend Open Studio
15 47 (3.28%) NetBeans
16 44 (3.07%) Hudson
17 41 (2.86%) EasyMock
18 38 (2.65%) Mockito
19 35 (2.44%) Bitbucket
20 33 (2.30%) FishEye
General
1 345 (24.06%) Finance
2 144 (10.04%) Banking
3 96 (6.69%) Retail
4 88 (6.14%) Telecoms
5 79 (5.51%) Marketing
6 54 (3.77%) Games
7 34 (2.37%) Manufacturing
8 31 (2.16%) Advertising
9 28 (1.95%) Front Office
10 24 (1.67%) Online Betting
11 21 (1.46%) Electronics
12 20 (1.39%) Investment Banking
12 20 (1.39%) Military
13 15 (1.05%) Automotive
14 14 (0.98%) Billing
15 11 (0.77%) Aerospace
15 11 (0.77%) Publishing
16 9 (0.63%) Legal
17 5 (0.35%) Law
18 4 (0.28%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 987 (68.83%) Developer
2 891 (62.13%) Java Developer
3 301 (20.99%) Senior Developer
4 276 (19.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 156 (10.88%) Architect
5 156 (10.88%) Java Engineer
6 150 (10.46%) Software Engineer
7 121 (8.44%) Java Software Developer
8 120 (8.37%) Software Developer
9 98 (6.83%) Java Software Engineer
10 89 (6.21%) Lead Developer
11 78 (5.44%) Lead Java Developer
12 65 (4.53%) JavaScript Developer
13 53 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
14 48 (3.35%) Senior Java Software Developer
15 47 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
16 46 (3.21%) Senior Java Engineer
17 44 (3.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 43 (3.00%) SQL Developer
19 42 (2.93%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 838 (58.44%) Spring
2 558 (38.91%) Hibernate
3 398 (27.75%) Web Services
4 365 (25.45%) XML
5 354 (24.69%) HTML
6 319 (22.25%) REST
7 309 (21.55%) SOAP
8 291 (20.29%) CSS
9 283 (19.74%) JMS
10 278 (19.39%) J2EE
11 198 (13.81%) RESTful
12 162 (11.30%) JPA
13 150 (10.46%) AngularJS
14 147 (10.25%) Spring MVC
15 137 (9.55%) Servlets
16 132 (9.21%) JSP
17 128 (8.93%) EJB
18 114 (7.95%) Apache Camel
19 112 (7.81%) HTML5
20 111 (7.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 194 (13.53%) Computer Science
2 182 (12.69%) Enterprise Software
3 124 (8.65%) Greenfield Project
4 59 (4.11%) Fintech
5 33 (2.30%) User Experience
5 33 (2.30%) Wiki
6 30 (2.09%) Client/Server
7 28 (1.95%) Online Games
8 25 (1.74%) PKI
9 22 (1.53%) Mainframe
9 22 (1.53%) Smart Meter
10 20 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (1.26%) Mobile App
12 17 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
12 17 (1.19%) Management Information System
13 12 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
14 11 (0.77%) Equities
15 10 (0.70%) Semantic Web
16 8 (0.56%) PMI
16 8 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 363 (25.31%) Linux
2 131 (9.14%) Unix
3 99 (6.90%) Windows
4 41 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (2.44%) CentOS
6 34 (2.37%) Mac OS X
7 29 (2.02%) Android
8 26 (1.81%) Apple iOS
9 20 (1.39%) Mac OS
10 13 (0.91%) Ubuntu
11 12 (0.84%) Windows Server
12 11 (0.77%) Solaris
13 2 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 950 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
2 430 (29.99%) Scrum
3 419 (29.22%) TDD
4 334 (23.29%) Software Engineering
5 320 (22.32%) Continuous Integration
6 302 (21.06%) SOA
7 289 (20.15%) OO
8 258 (17.99%) MVC
9 224 (15.62%) Open Source
10 202 (14.09%) Test Automation
11 190 (13.25%) DevOps
12 183 (12.76%) SDLC
13 171 (11.92%) Microservices
14 163 (11.37%) BDD
15 146 (10.18%) Mentoring
16 105 (7.32%) E-Commerce
17 101 (7.04%) OOD
18 98 (6.83%) Continuous Improvement
19 85 (5.93%) Analytics
20 81 (5.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1386 (96.65%) Java
2 453 (31.59%) JavaScript
3 447 (31.17%) SQL
4 245 (17.09%) Python
5 144 (10.04%) C#
6 108 (7.53%) C++
7 99 (6.90%) PL/SQL
8 91 (6.35%) C
9 81 (5.65%) Ruby
10 62 (4.32%) Perl
11 60 (4.18%) Scala
12 58 (4.04%) Groovy
13 41 (2.86%) PHP
14 39 (2.72%) Shell Script
15 31 (2.16%) Bash Shell
16 29 (2.02%) T-SQL
17 20 (1.39%) PowerShell
18 18 (1.26%) TypeScript
19 15 (1.05%) Objective-C
20 12 (0.84%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 268 (18.69%) Degree
2 114 (7.95%) Security Cleared
3 52 (3.63%) DV Cleared
4 13 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.56%) DBS Check
5 8 (0.56%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.28%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.21%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.14%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.070%) CCNA
9 1 (0.070%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.070%) CISSP
9 1 (0.070%) GIAC
9 1 (0.070%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.070%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.070%) MCSE
9 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.070%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.070%) PhD
9 1 (0.070%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (4.74%) QA
2 24 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 12 (0.84%) COBIT
4 6 (0.42%) SLA
5 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 80 (5.58%) Docker
2 30 (2.09%) Hyper-V
2 30 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.70%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.28%) HDFS
4 4 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.14%) NFS
6 1 (0.070%) Corosync
6 1 (0.070%) Postfix
6 1 (0.070%) Squid
Systems Management
1 71 (4.95%) Puppet
2 61 (4.25%) Ansible
3 43 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (1.46%) CloudHub
5 6 (0.42%) Terraform
5 6 (0.42%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 5 (0.35%) MOM
7 4 (0.28%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.28%) Mesos
8 3 (0.21%) Kibana
9 2 (0.14%) logstash
10 1 (0.070%) Bacula
10 1 (0.070%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.070%) Grafana
10 1 (0.070%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.070%) Marathon
10 1 (0.070%) OpenSSO
10 1 (0.070%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.070%) Rancher
Vendors
1 500 (34.87%) Oracle
2 110 (7.67%) IBM
3 85 (5.93%) Red Hat
4 62 (4.32%) TIBCO
5 56 (3.91%) Talend
6 55 (3.84%) SAP
7 51 (3.56%) Adobe
8 48 (3.35%) Microsoft
9 46 (3.21%) Cognizant
10 43 (3.00%) VMware
11 35 (2.44%) MuleSoft
12 34 (2.37%) Google
13 33 (2.30%) BEA
14 27 (1.88%) Splunk
15 26 (1.81%) hybris
16 22 (1.53%) Altova
17 21 (1.46%) ILOG
18 18 (1.26%) InterSystems
18 18 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
19 17 (1.19%) Sybase
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Private Health
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 16 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time, PMI
Posted: Yesterday
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday, pension & more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
ISL
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + 22% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Outsource UK Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Performance related bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
flatraterecruiting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Career Development
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, dentalcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Certus Recruitment Group
Salary: 30-35k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago