The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 278 293 270
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 48 29 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.25% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.26% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 64
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Java/J2EE Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10998 11016 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.13% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9251 9758 11049
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the City of London region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 73 (100.00%) Java
1 73 (100.00%) J2EE
2 66 (90.41%) Spring
3 44 (60.27%) Hibernate
4 35 (47.95%) Finance
5 33 (45.21%) Scrum
6 32 (43.84%) HTML
7 30 (41.10%) TDD
8 26 (35.62%) XML
9 25 (34.25%) SQL
9 25 (34.25%) Banking
10 22 (30.14%) HTML5
11 21 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
13 19 (26.03%) OO
14 18 (24.66%) OOD
14 18 (24.66%) Degree
15 17 (23.29%) JSON
16 16 (21.92%) Java EE
16 16 (21.92%) JSP
17 15 (20.55%) Tomcat
17 15 (20.55%) Maven
18 14 (19.18%) Linux
19 13 (17.81%) Open Source
19 13 (17.81%) NoSQL
20 12 (16.44%) REST
20 12 (16.44%) CSS
21 11 (15.07%) Oracle
21 11 (15.07%) Unit Testing
22 10 (13.70%) Git (software)

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (20.55%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.22%) Apache
3 4 (5.48%) IIS
3 4 (5.48%) CMS
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.74%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.48%) SaaS
2 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) NoSQL
2 9 (12.33%) MySQL
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.22%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.48%) Redis
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.11%) DTS
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.37%) DataStage
7 1 (1.37%) QlikView
7 1 (1.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Maven
2 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
3 9 (12.33%) JUnit
4 5 (6.85%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.85%) Subversion
5 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.74%) Grunt
6 2 (2.74%) Hudson
6 2 (2.74%) ProC
7 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (47.95%) Finance
2 25 (34.25%) Banking
3 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (9.59%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.85%) Games
6 3 (4.11%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Back Office
7 1 (1.37%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (100.00%) J2EE
2 66 (90.41%) Spring
3 44 (60.27%) Hibernate
4 32 (43.84%) HTML
5 26 (35.62%) XML
6 22 (30.14%) HTML5
7 17 (23.29%) JSON
8 16 (21.92%) Java EE
8 16 (21.92%) JSP
9 12 (16.44%) CSS
9 12 (16.44%) REST
10 10 (13.70%) JDBC
11 9 (12.33%) JPA
12 7 (9.59%) Web Services
12 7 (9.59%) Flash
13 5 (6.85%) .NET
13 5 (6.85%) SOAP
13 5 (6.85%) Struts
14 4 (5.48%) Servlets
14 4 (5.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Open Source
2 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (6.85%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.85%) Physics
5 3 (4.11%) Derivative
6 2 (2.74%) Equities
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.37%) Online Games
7 1 (1.37%) Social Media
7 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.37%) NHS
7 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.37%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) UNIX
3 5 (6.85%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) Scrum
2 30 (41.10%) TDD
3 21 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (26.03%) OO
5 18 (24.66%) OOD
6 11 (15.07%) Unit Testing
7 10 (13.70%) BDD
8 9 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (10.96%) Web Development
10 7 (9.59%) Data Modelling
11 6 (8.22%) MVC
11 6 (8.22%) Content Management
11 6 (8.22%) Multithreading
12 5 (6.85%) Project Management
13 4 (5.48%) Waterfall
13 4 (5.48%) Investment Management
13 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (5.48%) Workflow
13 4 (5.48%) SOA
13 4 (5.48%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (34.25%) SQL
3 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.70%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.22%) Ruby
6 4 (5.48%) PHP
7 2 (2.74%) C
7 2 (2.74%) Python
7 2 (2.74%) Scala
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) Groovy
8 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.37%) VBA
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) SC Cleared
2 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Oracle
2 9 (12.33%) JBoss
3 5 (6.85%) Sybase
4 4 (5.48%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) Adobe
6 1 (1.37%) Calypso
6 1 (1.37%) Twitter
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
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