Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Servlets skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Servlets over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Servlet
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 820 762 599
Rank change year-on-year -58 -163 +3
Permanent jobs citing Servlets 346 438 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.63% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 288 341 782
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +4.94%

Servlets is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 70,367 69,646 79,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.65% 39.34% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 59,005 60,173 68,438
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Servlets as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Servlets in the UK

Servlets
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Servlets in the UK

Servlets
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Servlets over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Servlets in the UK

Servlets
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -38 340 £52,500 +5.00% 59
UK excluding London -10 207 £50,000 +5.26% 43
London -64 124 £59,000 +2.61% 23
South East +37 83 £45,000 - 8
North of England +33 70 £52,500 +31.25% 12
North West +1 46 £52,500 +31.25% 10
East of England -25 35 £57,500 - 8
Yorkshire +32 23 £52,500 +25.00% 2
South West +11 13 £57,500 +37.72% 5
Scotland -45 3 £75,000 +105.48% 3
Midlands +7 2 £40,000 -13.51% 3
West Midlands +5 2 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Wales +13 1 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Northern Ireland -20 1 - - 3
North East - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Servlets 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 Servlets.

1 341 (98.55%) Java
2 243 (70.23%) Spring
3 216 (62.43%) JSP
4 206 (59.54%) JavaScript
5 204 (58.96%) HTML
6 182 (52.60%) Web Services
7 173 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 167 (48.27%) CSS
9 147 (42.49%) SQL
10 140 (40.46%) J2EE
11 135 (39.02%) XML
12 127 (36.71%) Hibernate
13 113 (32.66%) Java EE
14 93 (26.88%) SOAP
15 92 (26.59%) Finance
16 90 (26.01%) MVC
16 90 (26.01%) EJB
17 89 (25.72%) Tomcat
18 86 (24.86%) REST
19 84 (24.28%) Struts
20 83 (23.99%) OO
21 82 (23.70%) Oracle
21 82 (23.70%) Relational Database
22 81 (23.41%) JMS
23 77 (22.25%) JSON
24 75 (21.68%) TDD
25 74 (21.39%) Software Engineering
25 74 (21.39%) WebSphere
26 71 (20.52%) AngularJS
27 68 (19.65%) HTML5

Servlets
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 89 (25.72%) Tomcat
2 74 (21.39%) WebSphere
3 48 (13.87%) Apache
4 36 (10.40%) JBoss
5 31 (8.96%) WebLogic
6 23 (6.65%) nginx
7 19 (5.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 17 (4.91%) MQSeries
9 13 (3.76%) GlassFish
10 12 (3.47%) Jetty
11 9 (2.60%) CMS
12 7 (2.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (1.45%) Apache Geronimo
13 5 (1.45%) Apache Pig
13 5 (1.45%) Apache Spark
13 5 (1.45%) Apache TomEE
13 5 (1.45%) Liferay
14 4 (1.16%) CICS
15 3 (0.87%) IIS
15 3 (0.87%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Weka
2 4 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Magento
1 2 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.29%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (6.65%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (6.07%) GitHub
3 10 (2.89%) Bluemix
3 10 (2.89%) IBM Cloud
4 9 (2.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 9 (2.60%) Slack
5 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.87%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.58%) SaaS
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.29%) Office 365
8 1 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (14.16%) HTTP
2 26 (7.51%) Internet
3 14 (4.05%) SSL
4 11 (3.18%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.60%) SMS
6 4 (1.16%) DNS
7 3 (0.87%) Intranet
8 2 (0.58%) VoIP
9 1 (0.29%) ATM
9 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.29%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.29%) VPN
9 1 (0.29%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (23.70%) Relational Database
2 62 (17.92%) MySQL
2 62 (17.92%) SQL Server
3 48 (13.87%) NoSQL
4 37 (10.69%) RDBMS
5 27 (7.80%) DB2
6 25 (7.23%) MongoDB
7 20 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (3.18%) CouchDB
8 11 (3.18%) Neo4j
9 10 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (2.89%) Redis
10 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.02%) Infinispan
12 6 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.73%) Big Data
12 6 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.73%) Riak
13 5 (1.45%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 68 (19.65%) Subversion
2 67 (19.36%) Eclipse
3 63 (18.21%) Maven
4 62 (17.92%) Git (software)
5 55 (15.90%) JUnit
6 43 (12.43%) Jenkins
7 42 (12.14%) Ant
8 36 (10.40%) Gradle
9 23 (6.65%) Cucumber
10 20 (5.78%) JIRA
11 19 (5.49%) Mockito
12 13 (3.76%) Selenium
13 12 (3.47%) Bitbucket
13 12 (3.47%) Jasmine
14 11 (3.18%) TeamCity
15 10 (2.89%) Vagrant
16 6 (1.73%) ERwin
16 6 (1.73%) gulp
17 5 (1.45%) Log4j
17 5 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 92 (26.59%) Finance
2 53 (15.32%) Banking
3 19 (5.49%) Advertising
4 14 (4.05%) Legal
5 11 (3.18%) Back Office
6 10 (2.89%) Front Office
6 10 (2.89%) Law
7 9 (2.60%) Music Industry
8 6 (1.73%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.73%) Retail
9 5 (1.45%) Automotive
9 5 (1.45%) Games
10 3 (0.87%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.87%) Marketing
11 2 (0.58%) Billing
11 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 248 (71.68%) Developer
2 219 (63.29%) Java Developer
3 66 (19.08%) Senior Developer
4 61 (17.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (7.51%) Architect
6 24 (6.94%) J2EE Developer
6 24 (6.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 24 (6.94%) Software Engineer
7 20 (5.78%) Java Engineer
8 19 (5.49%) Java Software Developer
9 18 (5.20%) Software Developer
10 16 (4.62%) Java Software Engineer
11 15 (4.34%) Lead Developer
11 15 (4.34%) Lead Java Developer
12 14 (4.05%) Agile Developer
12 14 (4.05%) Agile Java Developer
13 13 (3.76%) Consultant
14 12 (3.47%) DevOps Engineer
15 11 (3.18%) JavaScript Developer
15 11 (3.18%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (70.23%) Spring
2 216 (62.43%) JSP
3 204 (58.96%) HTML
4 182 (52.60%) Web Services
5 167 (48.27%) CSS
6 140 (40.46%) J2EE
7 135 (39.02%) XML
8 127 (36.71%) Hibernate
9 113 (32.66%) Java EE
10 93 (26.88%) SOAP
11 90 (26.01%) EJB
12 86 (24.86%) REST
13 84 (24.28%) Struts
14 81 (23.41%) JMS
15 77 (22.25%) JSON
16 71 (20.52%) AngularJS
17 68 (19.65%) HTML5
17 68 (19.65%) JDBC
17 68 (19.65%) RESTful
18 67 (19.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.05%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.23%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (6.07%) User Experience
5 17 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.47%) RIA
7 7 (2.02%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.73%) AS400
8 6 (1.73%) Wiki
9 5 (1.45%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.16%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.16%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.16%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.16%) PKI
11 3 (0.87%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.87%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.58%) Fintech
12 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.58%) PMI
12 2 (0.58%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 53 (15.32%) Linux
2 33 (9.54%) Windows
3 27 (7.80%) Unix
4 15 (4.34%) Ubuntu
5 14 (4.05%) Android
6 13 (3.76%) Apple iOS
7 12 (3.47%) CentOS
8 10 (2.89%) Solaris
9 9 (2.60%) AIX
10 6 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.16%) HPUX
12 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.29%) Debian
13 1 (0.29%) Fedora
13 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (26.01%) MVC
3 83 (23.99%) OO
4 75 (21.68%) TDD
5 74 (21.39%) Software Engineering
6 59 (17.05%) SDLC
7 53 (15.32%) Scrum
8 51 (14.74%) DevOps
9 44 (12.72%) Multithreading
10 43 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (11.85%) E-Commerce
11 41 (11.85%) OOA/OOD
12 36 (10.40%) SOA
13 35 (10.12%) Open Source
13 35 (10.12%) Web Development
14 34 (9.83%) Unit Testing
15 30 (8.67%) UML
16 29 (8.38%) BDD
17 28 (8.09%) Test Automation
18 21 (6.07%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 341 (98.55%) Java
2 206 (59.54%) JavaScript
3 147 (42.49%) SQL
4 39 (11.27%) Python
5 29 (8.38%) Shell Script
6 25 (7.23%) Ruby
7 20 (5.78%) PHP
8 17 (4.91%) Groovy
9 14 (4.05%) Perl
10 12 (3.47%) PL/SQL
11 11 (3.18%) C++
12 10 (2.89%) Go
12 10 (2.89%) Scala
13 8 (2.31%) C
14 7 (2.02%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.45%) C#
15 5 (1.45%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.16%) Assembly Language
16 4 (1.16%) COBOL
16 4 (1.16%) Jython
Qualifications
1 56 (16.18%) Degree
2 31 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.76%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (3.76%) Sun Certification
4 12 (3.47%) OCMJD
4 12 (3.47%) OCPJP
4 12 (3.47%) OCPJWCD
5 8 (2.31%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.29%) CISSP
7 1 (0.29%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.80%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) GCP
System Software
1 25 (7.23%) Docker
2 5 (1.45%) HDFS
3 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.29%) KVM
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (6.07%) Puppet
2 12 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.18%) Ansible
4 7 (2.02%) Terraform
5 6 (1.73%) Packer
6 3 (0.87%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 3 (0.87%) MOM
6 3 (0.87%) Salt
7 2 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.29%) Grafana
8 1 (0.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 82 (23.70%) Oracle
2 23 (6.65%) IBM
3 18 (5.20%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.05%) SAP
4 14 (4.05%) Sun
5 13 (3.76%) Google
6 12 (3.47%) hybris
7 10 (2.89%) Sybase
8 7 (2.02%) Adobe
9 6 (1.73%) Cisco
9 6 (1.73%) Guidewire
10 5 (1.45%) Alteryx
10 5 (1.45%) HP
10 5 (1.45%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.45%) Tableau
11 4 (1.16%) Chordiant
11 4 (1.16%) Perforce
12 3 (0.87%) ATG
12 3 (0.87%) Blue Martini
12 3 (0.87%) MKS