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

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 317 376
Rank change year-on-year -29 +59  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 720 1080 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 1.04% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.10% 2.71% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 507 901 758
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  

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 34276 39857 40737
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.22% 38.33% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29253 34347 34594
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
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 28 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 28 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 -34 663 £55,000 +4.76% 116
London -23 261 £60,000 - 41
South East +1 111 £55,000 +5.76% 13
East of England +29 103 £55,000 +37.50% 10
North West -11 80 £50,000 - 14
Essex +68 63 £50,000 -13.04% 4
South West +2 63 £50,000 -4.76% 13
Manchester -35 57 £60,000 +20.00% 9
Berkshire +45 40 £62,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +29 33 £55,000 +26.43% 4
Gloucestershire -5 30 £38,750 -26.19% 7
Scotland +34 29 £60,000 +9.09% 4
City of London -4 24 £60,000 +4.34% 13
Cheshire +21 23 £47,000 +4.44% 5
Reading +44 22 £60,000 -4.00%
Colchester +20 22 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Yorkshire -38 22 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Edinburgh +18 20 £60,000 -4.00% 4
Kidlington - 20 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire +7 19 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Glasgow +27 18 £60,000 +29.72%
Wales 0 18 £45,000 +9.75% 1
South Wales +2 15 £52,500 +28.04% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 14 £47,500 -7.31% 2
Bath +4 14 £45,000 -15.88% 3
Somerset -8 14 £45,000 -15.88% 3
West Midlands -32 14 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Hampshire -9 13 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East Midlands +14 12 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Watford +5 12 £62,500 +25.00% 2

For the 6 months to 28 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 1343 (96.48%) Java
2 856 (61.49%) Agile Software Development
3 795 (57.11%) Spring
4 523 (37.57%) Hibernate
4 523 (37.57%) Oracle
5 500 (35.92%) SQL
6 479 (34.41%) JavaScript
7 411 (29.53%) Scrum
8 398 (28.59%) HTML
9 395 (28.38%) TDD
10 390 (28.02%) Web Services
11 386 (27.73%) Linux
12 373 (26.80%) XML
13 332 (23.85%) Relational Database
14 328 (23.56%) CSS
15 326 (23.42%) Software Engineering
16 319 (22.92%) SOA
17 311 (22.34%) Finance
18 310 (22.27%) SOAP
18 310 (22.27%) JBoss
19 299 (21.48%) Continuous Integration
20 294 (21.12%) JMS
21 284 (20.40%) Maven
22 283 (20.33%) OO
23 281 (20.19%) Tomcat
24 278 (19.97%) J2EE
25 275 (19.76%) REST
26 269 (19.32%) Degree
27 259 (18.61%) MVC
28 251 (18.03%) Python

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
1 310 (22.27%) JBoss
2 281 (20.19%) Tomcat
3 241 (17.31%) WebSphere
4 187 (13.43%) WebLogic
5 164 (11.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 117 (8.41%) Apache Pig
7 99 (7.11%) Apache Spark
8 95 (6.82%) GlassFish
9 87 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
10 79 (5.68%) Apache
11 62 (4.45%) Jetty
12 59 (4.24%) Confluence
13 46 (3.30%) WebSphere Application Server
14 44 (3.16%) CMS
15 42 (3.02%) Mule
16 36 (2.59%) Mule ESB
17 30 (2.16%) nginx
18 26 (1.87%) SharePoint
19 24 (1.72%) CoreMedia CMS
20 20 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 34 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.29%) Weka
3 2 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.79%) SAP Hybris
3 10 (0.72%) Unica
4 8 (0.57%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.072%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 111 (7.97%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (2.37%) SaaS
3 25 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.72%) GitHub
5 10 (0.72%) Silverpop
6 8 (0.57%) Boomi
7 6 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.43%) Force.com
8 4 (0.29%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.29%) PaaS
9 3 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.22%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.22%) IaaS
10 1 (0.072%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.072%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.072%) G Suite
10 1 (0.072%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.072%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (4.60%) HTTP
2 60 (4.31%) Internet
3 43 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 28 (2.01%) SSL
5 19 (1.36%) DNS
5 19 (1.36%) FTP
6 15 (1.08%) HTTPS
7 13 (0.93%) SNMP
8 10 (0.72%) AMQP
8 10 (0.72%) LDAP
9 9 (0.65%) Firewall
10 4 (0.29%) Intranet
10 4 (0.29%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.072%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.072%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.072%) Network Security
11 1 (0.072%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.072%) SMTP
11 1 (0.072%) VoIP
11 1 (0.072%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (23.85%) Relational Database
2 222 (15.95%) MySQL
3 215 (15.45%) Big Data
4 180 (12.93%) RDBMS
5 178 (12.79%) MongoDB
6 165 (11.85%) NoSQL
7 155 (11.14%) SQL Server
8 154 (11.06%) Hadoop
9 100 (7.18%) Apache Hive
10 93 (6.68%) Oracle Database
11 90 (6.47%) PostgreSQL
12 60 (4.31%) Neo4j
13 39 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
14 32 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
15 31 (2.23%) DB2
16 30 (2.16%) Pentaho
17 28 (2.01%) InterSystems Cache
18 27 (1.94%) CouchDB
19 18 (1.29%) Infinispan
19 18 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 284 (20.40%) Maven
2 234 (16.81%) JUnit
3 227 (16.31%) Jenkins
4 183 (13.15%) Git (software)
5 138 (9.91%) Eclipse
6 129 (9.27%) Subversion
7 115 (8.26%) Ant
8 108 (7.76%) JIRA
9 92 (6.61%) IntelliJ
10 89 (6.39%) Gradle
11 82 (5.89%) Selenium
12 66 (4.74%) Cucumber
13 62 (4.45%) Talend Open Studio
14 54 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 47 (3.38%) Mockito
16 42 (3.02%) Hudson
17 39 (2.80%) NetBeans
18 32 (2.30%) FishEye
18 32 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
19 27 (1.94%) Bitbucket
General
1 311 (22.34%) Finance
2 141 (10.13%) Banking
3 91 (6.54%) Telecoms
4 88 (6.32%) Retail
5 75 (5.39%) Games
6 60 (4.31%) Marketing
7 36 (2.59%) Military
8 32 (2.30%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.87%) Online Betting
10 23 (1.65%) Advertising
11 22 (1.58%) Front Office
12 19 (1.36%) Automotive
12 19 (1.36%) Investment Banking
13 15 (1.08%) Electronics
14 12 (0.86%) International Banking
14 12 (0.86%) Publishing
14 12 (0.86%) Retail Banking
15 11 (0.79%) Legal
16 8 (0.57%) Back Office
16 8 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 913 (65.59%) Developer
2 819 (58.84%) Java Developer
3 312 (22.41%) Senior Developer
4 283 (20.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 167 (12.00%) Software Engineer
6 156 (11.21%) Architect
7 152 (10.92%) Java Engineer
8 116 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 114 (8.19%) Java Software Developer
10 93 (6.68%) Java Software Engineer
11 82 (5.89%) Lead Developer
12 73 (5.24%) Consultant
13 65 (4.67%) Lead Java Developer
14 50 (3.59%) Agile Developer
15 49 (3.52%) JavaScript Developer
16 48 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
17 46 (3.30%) Senior Software Developer
17 46 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
18 45 (3.23%) Java Architect
19 43 (3.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 795 (57.11%) Spring
2 523 (37.57%) Hibernate
3 398 (28.59%) HTML
4 390 (28.02%) Web Services
5 373 (26.80%) XML
6 328 (23.56%) CSS
7 310 (22.27%) SOAP
8 294 (21.12%) JMS
9 278 (19.97%) J2EE
10 275 (19.76%) REST
11 220 (15.80%) RESTful
12 166 (11.93%) JPA
13 155 (11.14%) AngularJS
14 153 (10.99%) Apache Camel
14 153 (10.99%) Spring MVC
15 144 (10.34%) JSP
16 139 (9.99%) jQuery
17 136 (9.77%) HTML5
18 134 (9.63%) Middleware
19 133 (9.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 178 (12.79%) Computer Science
2 173 (12.43%) Enterprise Software
3 45 (3.23%) PKI
4 40 (2.87%) Fintech
5 35 (2.51%) Online Games
6 33 (2.37%) Client/Server
7 22 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (1.51%) Wiki
9 17 (1.22%) User Experience
10 14 (1.01%) Life Science
10 14 (1.01%) Management Information System
10 14 (1.01%) Mobile App
11 13 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
12 11 (0.79%) Equities
12 11 (0.79%) Mainframe
13 10 (0.72%) Semantic Web
14 8 (0.57%) Smart Meter
15 7 (0.50%) DataPower
15 7 (0.50%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 386 (27.73%) Linux
2 153 (10.99%) Unix
3 125 (8.98%) Windows
4 39 (2.80%) Android
5 37 (2.66%) Apple iOS
6 35 (2.51%) Mac OS X
7 29 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (1.58%) CentOS
9 17 (1.22%) Windows Server
10 14 (1.01%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.14%) Debian
11 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 856 (61.49%) Agile Software Development
2 411 (29.53%) Scrum
3 395 (28.38%) TDD
4 326 (23.42%) Software Engineering
5 319 (22.92%) SOA
6 299 (21.48%) Continuous Integration
7 283 (20.33%) OO
8 259 (18.61%) MVC
9 202 (14.51%) SDLC
10 199 (14.30%) Open Source
11 176 (12.64%) DevOps
12 153 (10.99%) Microservices
13 147 (10.56%) BDD
14 139 (9.99%) Mentoring
15 126 (9.05%) Analytics
16 113 (8.12%) Continuous Improvement
17 103 (7.40%) UML
18 101 (7.26%) OOD
19 96 (6.90%) High Availability
20 91 (6.54%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1343 (96.48%) Java
2 500 (35.92%) SQL
3 479 (34.41%) JavaScript
4 251 (18.03%) Python
5 170 (12.21%) C#
6 126 (9.05%) C
7 117 (8.41%) C++
8 115 (8.26%) PL/SQL
9 103 (7.40%) Ruby
10 84 (6.03%) Groovy
11 82 (5.89%) Scala
12 81 (5.82%) Perl
13 60 (4.31%) Shell Script
14 33 (2.37%) T-SQL
15 31 (2.23%) PHP
16 30 (2.16%) Objective-C
17 26 (1.87%) Bash Shell
18 22 (1.58%) PowerShell
19 13 (0.93%) Go
20 11 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 269 (19.32%) Degree
2 134 (9.63%) Security Cleared
3 77 (5.53%) DV Cleared
4 22 (1.58%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.86%) CCNA
5 12 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (0.86%) CISSP
5 12 (0.86%) GIAC
5 12 (0.86%) Linux+ Certification
5 12 (0.86%) MCSE
5 12 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
5 12 (0.86%) SANS
5 12 (0.86%) SSCP
6 11 (0.79%) DBS Check
7 8 (0.57%) CompTIA Security+
7 8 (0.57%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (0.36%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.29%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.072%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.24%) QA
2 27 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 13 (0.93%) SLA
4 12 (0.86%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.72%) COBIT
6 2 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.14%) SDET
7 1 (0.072%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 74 (5.32%) Docker
2 55 (3.95%) Hyper-V
2 55 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.01%) Apache Flume
4 10 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.29%) HDFS
5 4 (0.29%) vSphere
6 3 (0.22%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.14%) NFS
8 1 (0.072%) Corosync
8 1 (0.072%) Firmware
8 1 (0.072%) Postfix
8 1 (0.072%) Squid
Systems Management
1 58 (4.17%) Puppet
2 35 (2.51%) Ansible
3 30 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.79%) Kubernetes
5 10 (0.72%) CloudHub
6 6 (0.43%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.36%) Terraform
8 4 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 4 (0.29%) Control-M
8 4 (0.29%) MOM
8 4 (0.29%) Salt
8 4 (0.29%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.072%) Bacula
10 1 (0.072%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.072%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.072%) Mesos
10 1 (0.072%) OpenSSO
10 1 (0.072%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 523 (37.57%) Oracle
2 110 (7.90%) IBM
3 72 (5.17%) TIBCO
4 70 (5.03%) VMware
5 65 (4.67%) Red Hat
6 62 (4.45%) Talend
7 52 (3.74%) Microsoft
8 47 (3.38%) Adobe
9 45 (3.23%) SAP
10 42 (3.02%) Google
11 38 (2.73%) BEA
12 28 (2.01%) Altova
13 27 (1.94%) Cognizant
13 27 (1.94%) ILOG
13 27 (1.94%) Splunk
14 23 (1.65%) Sybase
15 20 (1.44%) MuleSoft
16 19 (1.36%) Tableau
17 18 (1.29%) InterSystems
18 16 (1.15%) webMethods
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Career Development
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus (15%) + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Posted: 17 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 11 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary & Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: Competitive with Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 65,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Plus Excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Salary Dependent on experience plus 15% flexible benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago