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

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 343 376
Rank change year-on-year -14 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 752 891 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.85% 0.90% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.09% 2.33% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 593 720 777
Median salary £53,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.82% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £72,500 £65,000
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 36036 38317 42264
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.97% 38.91% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30270 33297 36165
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
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% -  

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 24 June 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 24 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 -23 690 £52,500 -8.69% 91
London -52 275 £62,500 - 29
South East +36 113 £60,000 +11.11% 8
East of England +42 99 £50,000 -9.09% 13
North West -27 71 £50,000 -4.76% 16
Manchester -28 50 £46,250 -11.90% 8
South West -6 48 £45,000 -18.18% 8
Essex +26 40 £50,000 +21.21% 4
Yorkshire -14 39 £42,500 - 6
West Midlands -14 38 £50,000 -16.66% 4
Buckinghamshire +31 33 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Scotland +26 33 £60,000 +33.33% 10
Milton Keynes +26 32 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Berkshire +30 29 £64,375 +3.00% 2
Hertfordshire -2 24 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Glasgow +24 23 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Edinburgh +6 23 £60,000 +33.33% 9
Cheshire -10 21 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Gloucestershire -11 21 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Reading +44 19 £65,000 +4.00%
West Yorkshire +1 19 £50,000 +5.26% 1
City of London -35 19 £60,000 -4.00% 4
Colchester +14 17 £35,000 -12.50%
Leeds +10 17 £50,000 - 1
Watford +4 17 £60,000 +11.62% 4
South Yorkshire -2 17 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Hampshire +17 16 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Birmingham +10 16 £22,000 -58.09%
Oxfordshire +4 14 £65,000 +21.49% 1
East Midlands +22 13 £56,250 +40.62% 7

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1411 (96.84%) Java
2 987 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 874 (59.99%) Spring
4 603 (41.39%) Hibernate
5 481 (33.01%) Oracle
6 461 (31.64%) JavaScript
7 437 (29.99%) TDD
8 430 (29.51%) Scrum
9 427 (29.31%) SQL
10 404 (27.73%) Web Services
11 368 (25.26%) HTML
12 358 (24.57%) Finance
13 355 (24.37%) Linux
13 355 (24.37%) Software Engineering
14 349 (23.95%) XML
15 343 (23.54%) REST
16 341 (23.40%) Maven
17 316 (21.69%) Continuous Integration
18 305 (20.93%) SOAP
19 298 (20.45%) JUnit
20 293 (20.11%) CSS
20 293 (20.11%) SOA
21 289 (19.84%) JBoss
22 285 (19.56%) OO
23 283 (19.42%) J2EE
24 280 (19.22%) MVC
25 277 (19.01%) JMS
26 269 (18.46%) Jenkins
27 264 (18.12%) Degree
28 262 (17.98%) Tomcat

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
1 289 (19.84%) JBoss
2 262 (17.98%) Tomcat
3 191 (13.11%) WebSphere
4 168 (11.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 139 (9.54%) WebLogic
6 101 (6.93%) Apache
7 86 (5.90%) GlassFish
8 75 (5.15%) Apache Spark
9 71 (4.87%) Confluence
10 67 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
11 60 (4.12%) Apache Pig
12 51 (3.50%) Jetty
13 46 (3.16%) Mule
14 44 (3.02%) CMS
15 42 (2.88%) Mule ESB
16 36 (2.47%) WildFly
17 27 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
18 26 (1.78%) Anypoint
19 23 (1.58%) nginx
20 22 (1.51%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.27%) Weka
Business Applications
1 23 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (1.30%) SAP Hybris
3 14 (0.96%) Unica
4 6 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.34%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.27%) Magento
7 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.069%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.069%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 132 (9.06%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (3.57%) SaaS
3 43 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (2.06%) GitHub
5 21 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.96%) Silverpop
8 12 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (0.55%) IaaS
9 8 (0.55%) OpenShift
9 8 (0.55%) PaaS
10 6 (0.41%) Boomi
10 6 (0.41%) Force.com
11 5 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.21%) Bluemix
13 3 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.14%) iPaaS
14 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 80 (5.49%) HTTP
2 77 (5.28%) Internet
3 35 (2.40%) FTP
4 29 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 17 (1.17%) DNS
6 15 (1.03%) LDAP
7 9 (0.62%) SSL
8 8 (0.55%) SNMP
9 7 (0.48%) AMQP
9 7 (0.48%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.34%) Firewall
10 5 (0.34%) VPN
11 4 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.27%) SAN
12 3 (0.21%) BIG-IP
13 1 (0.069%) DSL
13 1 (0.069%) Intranet
13 1 (0.069%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.069%) OpenVPN
13 1 (0.069%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (17.36%) Relational Database
2 236 (16.20%) MySQL
3 170 (11.67%) SQL Server
4 159 (10.91%) Big Data
5 153 (10.50%) NoSQL
6 131 (8.99%) MongoDB
7 128 (8.79%) RDBMS
8 101 (6.93%) Hadoop
9 79 (5.42%) Oracle Database
10 76 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
11 65 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 51 (3.50%) Apache Hive
13 27 (1.85%) CouchDB
14 25 (1.72%) Neo4j
15 23 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
16 20 (1.37%) InterSystems Cache
17 16 (1.10%) Redis
18 14 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
19 13 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 12 (0.82%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 341 (23.40%) Maven
2 298 (20.45%) JUnit
3 269 (18.46%) Jenkins
4 200 (13.73%) Git (software)
5 152 (10.43%) Subversion
6 137 (9.40%) Eclipse
7 135 (9.27%) JIRA
8 110 (7.55%) Ant
9 108 (7.41%) Selenium
10 102 (7.00%) IntelliJ
11 89 (6.11%) Gradle
12 84 (5.77%) Cucumber
13 68 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 50 (3.43%) EasyMock
15 46 (3.16%) NetBeans
16 44 (3.02%) Hudson
17 43 (2.95%) Talend Open Studio
18 39 (2.68%) Bitbucket
19 35 (2.40%) Mockito
20 32 (2.20%) FishEye
General
1 358 (24.57%) Finance
2 145 (9.95%) Banking
3 102 (7.00%) Retail
4 83 (5.70%) Marketing
4 83 (5.70%) Telecoms
5 51 (3.50%) Games
6 36 (2.47%) Advertising
7 35 (2.40%) Manufacturing
8 29 (1.99%) Front Office
9 24 (1.65%) Online Betting
10 23 (1.58%) Electronics
11 20 (1.37%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.96%) Billing
13 13 (0.89%) Aerospace
13 13 (0.89%) Automotive
14 12 (0.82%) Military
15 11 (0.75%) Publishing
16 9 (0.62%) Legal
17 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1020 (70.01%) Developer
2 934 (64.10%) Java Developer
3 317 (21.76%) Senior Developer
4 293 (20.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 162 (11.12%) Java Engineer
6 154 (10.57%) Software Engineer
7 146 (10.02%) Architect
8 122 (8.37%) Software Developer
9 121 (8.30%) Java Software Developer
10 111 (7.62%) Java Software Engineer
11 95 (6.52%) Lead Developer
12 89 (6.11%) Lead Java Developer
13 65 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
14 56 (3.84%) Senior Software Developer
15 51 (3.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 48 (3.29%) Senior Java Engineer
16 48 (3.29%) Senior Software Engineer
17 47 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Developer
17 47 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
18 42 (2.88%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 874 (59.99%) Spring
2 603 (41.39%) Hibernate
3 404 (27.73%) Web Services
4 368 (25.26%) HTML
5 349 (23.95%) XML
6 343 (23.54%) REST
7 305 (20.93%) SOAP
8 293 (20.11%) CSS
9 283 (19.42%) J2EE
10 277 (19.01%) JMS
11 184 (12.63%) RESTful
12 177 (12.15%) JPA
13 164 (11.26%) Spring MVC
14 162 (11.12%) AngularJS
15 146 (10.02%) Servlets
16 142 (9.75%) EJB
17 138 (9.47%) JSP
18 120 (8.24%) .NET
19 115 (7.89%) HTML5
20 99 (6.79%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 192 (13.18%) Computer Science
2 169 (11.60%) Enterprise Software
3 112 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 62 (4.26%) Fintech
5 37 (2.54%) User Experience
6 34 (2.33%) Wiki
7 30 (2.06%) Online Games
8 29 (1.99%) Client/Server
9 27 (1.85%) Mainframe
10 24 (1.65%) Mobile App
11 22 (1.51%) Smart Meter
12 20 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (1.37%) Cyberthreat
13 18 (1.24%) PKI
14 16 (1.10%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
16 11 (0.75%) Equities
17 10 (0.69%) Data Structures
18 9 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
18 9 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 355 (24.37%) Linux
2 132 (9.06%) Unix
3 99 (6.79%) Windows
4 39 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (2.54%) CentOS
6 35 (2.40%) Android
7 34 (2.33%) Mac OS X
8 32 (2.20%) Apple iOS
9 29 (1.99%) Mac OS
10 16 (1.10%) Solaris
11 15 (1.03%) Ubuntu
12 10 (0.69%) Windows Server
13 2 (0.14%) Debian
14 1 (0.069%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (29.99%) TDD
3 430 (29.51%) Scrum
4 355 (24.37%) Software Engineering
5 316 (21.69%) Continuous Integration
6 293 (20.11%) SOA
7 285 (19.56%) OO
8 280 (19.22%) MVC
9 237 (16.27%) Open Source
10 208 (14.28%) Test Automation
11 192 (13.18%) DevOps
12 185 (12.70%) SDLC
13 179 (12.29%) Microservices
14 163 (11.19%) BDD
15 161 (11.05%) Mentoring
16 110 (7.55%) E-Commerce
17 103 (7.07%) OOD
18 90 (6.18%) Continuous Improvement
19 88 (6.04%) Unit Testing
20 83 (5.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1411 (96.84%) Java
2 461 (31.64%) JavaScript
3 427 (29.31%) SQL
4 233 (15.99%) Python
5 127 (8.72%) C#
6 115 (7.89%) C++
7 95 (6.52%) PL/SQL
8 84 (5.77%) C
9 66 (4.53%) Ruby
10 58 (3.98%) Scala
11 53 (3.64%) Perl
12 45 (3.09%) PHP
13 44 (3.02%) Groovy
14 38 (2.61%) Shell Script
15 29 (1.99%) T-SQL
16 26 (1.78%) Bash Shell
17 21 (1.44%) TypeScript
18 19 (1.30%) PowerShell
19 13 (0.89%) Objective-C
20 12 (0.82%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 264 (18.12%) Degree
2 106 (7.28%) Security Cleared
3 87 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 42 (2.88%) DV Cleared
5 21 (1.44%) Master's Degree
6 17 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
7 15 (1.03%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.55%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.41%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.27%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.21%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.14%) CISSP
12 2 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.14%) OCPJP
13 1 (0.069%) CISM
13 1 (0.069%) CITP
13 1 (0.069%) GIAC
13 1 (0.069%) Linux+ Certification
13 1 (0.069%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.069%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (5.42%) QA
2 24 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 12 (0.82%) COBIT
4 4 (0.27%) SLA
5 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 83 (5.70%) Docker
2 20 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.41%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.27%) HDFS
6 1 (0.069%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.069%) Corosync
6 1 (0.069%) NFS
6 1 (0.069%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.069%) Postfix
6 1 (0.069%) Squid
Systems Management
1 76 (5.22%) Puppet
2 66 (4.53%) Ansible
3 44 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (1.78%) CloudHub
5 5 (0.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 5 (0.34%) Mesos
5 5 (0.34%) MOM
6 4 (0.27%) Terraform
6 4 (0.27%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.21%) Kibana
8 2 (0.14%) logstash
8 2 (0.14%) Rancher
9 1 (0.069%) Bacula
9 1 (0.069%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.069%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.069%) Marathon
9 1 (0.069%) Nagios
9 1 (0.069%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.069%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.069%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 481 (33.01%) Oracle
2 110 (7.55%) IBM
3 85 (5.83%) Red Hat
4 57 (3.91%) TIBCO
5 55 (3.77%) SAP
6 53 (3.64%) Cognizant
7 48 (3.29%) Microsoft
8 47 (3.23%) Adobe
9 43 (2.95%) Talend
10 36 (2.47%) MuleSoft
11 34 (2.33%) BEA
12 31 (2.13%) VMware
13 29 (1.99%) hybris
14 28 (1.92%) Google
14 28 (1.92%) Splunk
15 20 (1.37%) Altova
16 19 (1.30%) ILOG
17 17 (1.17%) InterSystems
18 16 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
19 14 (0.96%) Pega
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k Contributory Pension, Laptop, Life Insurance, 25 days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £64000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Java Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Private Health
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
keytree
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits packag
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Java Source
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago