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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
UK
Rank 348 302 358
Rank change year-on-year -46 +56  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 705 1074 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 1.04% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% 2.72% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 494 898 755
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% +5.55%  

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 33917 39483 39806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.92% 38.35% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28958 33994 33773
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%  

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 March 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 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 -49 648 £55,000 +4.76% 105
London -30 258 £60,000 - 37
South East +9 110 £55,000 +5.76% 12
East of England +28 99 £55,000 +37.50% 7
North West -16 79 £52,500 +5.00% 15
Essex +64 60 £50,000 -13.04% 2
South West -13 59 £50,000 -4.76% 13
Manchester -30 58 £60,000 +20.00% 10
Berkshire +42 38 £62,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +25 32 £55,000 +26.43% 3
Gloucestershire -11 30 £38,750 -26.19% 6
Scotland +30 29 £60,000 +9.09% 3
City of London +12 24 £60,000 +4.34% 8
Cheshire +19 21 £47,000 +4.44% 5
Reading +39 20 £60,000 -4.00%
Colchester +18 20 £62,500 +78.57%
Edinburgh +8 20 £60,000 -4.00% 3
Yorkshire -48 20 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Kidlington - 20 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire +1 19 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Wales -3 18 £37,500 -8.53% 3
Glasgow +33 17 £60,000 +29.72%
Buckinghamshire +25 14 £47,500 -7.31% 2
South Wales 0 14 £52,500 +28.04% 3
Hampshire -1 13 £47,500 -5.00% 3
West Midlands -45 13 £55,000 -4.34% 4
Bath +4 12 £45,000 -15.88% 4
Watford +1 12 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Somerset -8 12 £45,000 -15.88% 4
Milton Keynes - 12 £47,500 - 2

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 1354 (96.44%) Java
2 858 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 804 (57.26%) Spring
4 534 (38.03%) Oracle
5 527 (37.54%) Hibernate
6 508 (36.18%) SQL
7 493 (35.11%) JavaScript
8 418 (29.77%) Scrum
9 416 (29.63%) HTML
10 400 (28.49%) Web Services
11 397 (28.28%) TDD
12 393 (27.99%) Linux
13 387 (27.56%) XML
14 339 (24.15%) CSS
15 335 (23.86%) Relational Database
16 331 (23.58%) Software Engineering
17 329 (23.43%) SOA
18 319 (22.72%) JBoss
19 318 (22.65%) Finance
20 317 (22.58%) SOAP
21 301 (21.44%) Continuous Integration
22 293 (20.87%) JMS
23 286 (20.37%) Tomcat
24 285 (20.30%) OO
25 284 (20.23%) Maven
26 282 (20.09%) REST
27 280 (19.94%) J2EE
28 267 (19.02%) MVC
29 265 (18.87%) Degree
30 251 (17.88%) Python

Java EE
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
1 319 (22.72%) JBoss
2 286 (20.37%) Tomcat
3 244 (17.38%) WebSphere
4 189 (13.46%) WebLogic
5 172 (12.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 118 (8.40%) Apache Pig
7 99 (7.05%) Apache Spark
8 92 (6.55%) GlassFish
9 89 (6.34%) Elasticsearch
10 83 (5.91%) Apache
11 61 (4.34%) Jetty
12 60 (4.27%) Confluence
13 50 (3.56%) WebSphere Application Server
14 43 (3.06%) CMS
15 40 (2.85%) Mule
16 34 (2.42%) Mule ESB
17 31 (2.21%) nginx
18 27 (1.92%) SharePoint
19 23 (1.64%) CoreMedia CMS
20 20 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 36 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.28%) Weka
3 2 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.78%) SAP Hybris
3 10 (0.71%) Unica
4 9 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.43%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.071%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 116 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (2.07%) SaaS
3 25 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.71%) Silverpop
6 9 (0.64%) GitHub
7 6 (0.43%) Boomi
7 6 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.43%) Force.com
8 4 (0.28%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.28%) PaaS
9 3 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.21%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.21%) IaaS
10 1 (0.071%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.071%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.071%) G Suite
10 1 (0.071%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.071%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (4.49%) HTTP
2 59 (4.20%) Internet
3 46 (3.28%) TCP/IP
4 30 (2.14%) SSL
5 18 (1.28%) FTP
6 17 (1.21%) DNS
7 16 (1.14%) HTTPS
8 13 (0.93%) SNMP
9 11 (0.78%) LDAP
10 10 (0.71%) AMQP
10 10 (0.71%) Firewall
11 4 (0.28%) Intranet
11 4 (0.28%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.071%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.071%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.071%) Network Security
12 1 (0.071%) SAN
12 1 (0.071%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 335 (23.86%) Relational Database
2 225 (16.03%) MySQL
3 215 (15.31%) Big Data
4 181 (12.89%) MongoDB
5 180 (12.82%) RDBMS
6 164 (11.68%) NoSQL
7 159 (11.32%) SQL Server
8 157 (11.18%) Hadoop
9 101 (7.19%) Apache Hive
9 101 (7.19%) Oracle Database
10 90 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
11 59 (4.20%) Neo4j
12 40 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
13 34 (2.42%) DB2
14 33 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
15 31 (2.21%) Pentaho
16 29 (2.07%) InterSystems Cache
17 26 (1.85%) CouchDB
18 18 (1.28%) Infinispan
18 18 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 284 (20.23%) Maven
2 232 (16.52%) JUnit
3 226 (16.10%) Jenkins
4 182 (12.96%) Git (software)
5 139 (9.90%) Eclipse
6 126 (8.97%) Subversion
7 116 (8.26%) Ant
8 110 (7.83%) JIRA
9 91 (6.48%) Gradle
9 91 (6.48%) IntelliJ
10 81 (5.77%) Selenium
11 64 (4.56%) Talend Open Studio
12 63 (4.49%) Cucumber
13 54 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 47 (3.35%) Mockito
15 42 (2.99%) Hudson
16 38 (2.71%) NetBeans
17 34 (2.42%) Sonatype Nexus
18 32 (2.28%) FishEye
19 27 (1.92%) FlexUnit
General
1 318 (22.65%) Finance
2 146 (10.40%) Banking
3 96 (6.84%) Telecoms
4 87 (6.20%) Retail
5 74 (5.27%) Games
6 57 (4.06%) Marketing
7 36 (2.56%) Military
8 32 (2.28%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.78%) Online Betting
10 22 (1.57%) Front Office
11 20 (1.42%) Advertising
12 19 (1.35%) Automotive
12 19 (1.35%) Investment Banking
13 15 (1.07%) Electronics
14 14 (1.00%) Retail Banking
15 13 (0.93%) International Banking
16 12 (0.85%) Publishing
17 11 (0.78%) Legal
18 9 (0.64%) Back Office
18 9 (0.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 921 (65.60%) Developer
2 826 (58.83%) Java Developer
3 312 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 283 (20.16%) Senior Java Developer
5 169 (12.04%) Software Engineer
6 161 (11.47%) Architect
7 153 (10.90%) Java Engineer
8 118 (8.40%) Java Software Developer
9 117 (8.33%) Software Developer
10 96 (6.84%) Java Software Engineer
11 79 (5.63%) Lead Developer
12 76 (5.41%) Consultant
13 62 (4.42%) Lead Java Developer
14 51 (3.63%) Agile Developer
15 49 (3.49%) Agile Java Developer
15 49 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
16 47 (3.35%) Java Architect
16 47 (3.35%) JavaScript Developer
16 47 (3.35%) Senior Software Developer
17 45 (3.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 804 (57.26%) Spring
2 527 (37.54%) Hibernate
3 416 (29.63%) HTML
4 400 (28.49%) Web Services
5 387 (27.56%) XML
6 339 (24.15%) CSS
7 317 (22.58%) SOAP
8 293 (20.87%) JMS
9 282 (20.09%) REST
10 280 (19.94%) J2EE
11 219 (15.60%) RESTful
12 177 (12.61%) JPA
13 163 (11.61%) AngularJS
14 160 (11.40%) Spring MVC
15 157 (11.18%) Apache Camel
16 145 (10.33%) JSP
16 145 (10.33%) Middleware
17 142 (10.11%) HTML5
17 142 (10.11%) jQuery
18 134 (9.54%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 178 (12.68%) Computer Science
2 176 (12.54%) Enterprise Software
3 46 (3.28%) PKI
4 41 (2.92%) Fintech
5 34 (2.42%) Online Games
6 33 (2.35%) Client/Server
7 25 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (1.50%) Wiki
9 17 (1.21%) User Experience
10 15 (1.07%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.07%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.00%) Life Science
12 13 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
13 11 (0.78%) Equities
14 10 (0.71%) Mainframe
14 10 (0.71%) Semantic Web
15 8 (0.57%) DataPower
16 7 (0.50%) Algorithms
16 7 (0.50%) Digital Media
16 7 (0.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 393 (27.99%) Linux
2 159 (11.32%) Unix
3 128 (9.12%) Windows
4 41 (2.92%) Android
5 39 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 33 (2.35%) Mac OS X
7 30 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (1.50%) CentOS
9 16 (1.14%) Windows Server
10 11 (0.78%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.14%) Debian
11 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.071%) AIX
12 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.071%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 858 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 418 (29.77%) Scrum
3 397 (28.28%) TDD
4 331 (23.58%) Software Engineering
5 329 (23.43%) SOA
6 301 (21.44%) Continuous Integration
7 285 (20.30%) OO
8 267 (19.02%) MVC
9 206 (14.67%) Open Source
10 200 (14.25%) SDLC
11 172 (12.25%) DevOps
12 158 (11.25%) Microservices
13 146 (10.40%) BDD
14 138 (9.83%) Mentoring
15 129 (9.19%) Analytics
16 113 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
17 106 (7.55%) UML
18 101 (7.19%) OOD
19 97 (6.91%) High Availability
20 93 (6.62%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1354 (96.44%) Java
2 508 (36.18%) SQL
3 493 (35.11%) JavaScript
4 251 (17.88%) Python
5 170 (12.11%) C#
6 127 (9.05%) C
7 120 (8.55%) C++
8 119 (8.48%) PL/SQL
9 103 (7.34%) Ruby
10 89 (6.34%) Groovy
11 86 (6.13%) Scala
12 84 (5.98%) Perl
13 64 (4.56%) Shell Script
14 32 (2.28%) T-SQL
15 31 (2.21%) Objective-C
16 30 (2.14%) PHP
17 24 (1.71%) Bash Shell
18 22 (1.57%) PowerShell
19 13 (0.93%) Go
20 11 (0.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 265 (18.87%) Degree
2 141 (10.04%) Security Cleared
3 79 (5.63%) DV Cleared
4 26 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.93%) CCNA
5 13 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (0.93%) CISSP
5 13 (0.93%) GIAC
5 13 (0.93%) Linux+ Certification
5 13 (0.93%) MCSE
5 13 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.93%) Network+ Certification
5 13 (0.93%) SANS
5 13 (0.93%) SSCP
6 11 (0.78%) DBS Check
7 8 (0.57%) CompTIA Security+
7 8 (0.57%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (0.43%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.071%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.99%) QA
2 25 (1.78%) PCI DSS
3 13 (0.93%) SLA
4 12 (0.85%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.78%) COBIT
6 3 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.14%) SDET
8 1 (0.071%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 77 (5.48%) Docker
2 56 (3.99%) Hyper-V
2 56 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.00%) Apache Flume
4 10 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.28%) HDFS
5 4 (0.28%) vSphere
6 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.071%) Firmware
7 1 (0.071%) NFS
Systems Management
1 55 (3.92%) Puppet
2 33 (2.35%) Ansible
3 28 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.78%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.57%) CloudHub
6 5 (0.36%) Terraform
6 5 (0.36%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.36%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (0.28%) Control-M
7 4 (0.28%) MOM
7 4 (0.28%) Salt
7 4 (0.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.071%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.071%) Mesos
8 1 (0.071%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.071%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 534 (38.03%) Oracle
2 111 (7.91%) IBM
3 70 (4.99%) TIBCO
3 70 (4.99%) VMware
4 65 (4.63%) Red Hat
5 64 (4.56%) Talend
6 54 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 47 (3.35%) Adobe
8 43 (3.06%) SAP
9 42 (2.99%) Google
10 38 (2.71%) BEA
11 29 (2.07%) Splunk
12 28 (1.99%) Altova
12 28 (1.99%) ILOG
13 25 (1.78%) Cognizant
14 24 (1.71%) Sybase
15 20 (1.42%) MuleSoft
16 19 (1.35%) Tableau
17 18 (1.28%) InterSystems
18 16 (1.14%) webMethods
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: Competitive with Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 65,000 + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 plsu benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £23k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago