The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 218 243 233
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 41 33 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.40% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.42% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 37
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7167 7834 8246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.10% 95.59% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5808 6487 7121
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 18 £46,000 +4.54%
Essex -3 11 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 8 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Bedfordshire +24 4 £46,000 +53.33%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 64 (100.00%) Java
1 64 (100.00%) J2EE
2 48 (75.00%) SQL
3 37 (57.81%) Spring
4 28 (43.75%) Struts
5 25 (39.06%) Oracle
5 25 (39.06%) SQL Server
6 24 (37.50%) CSS
7 21 (32.81%) HTML
7 21 (32.81%) OO
7 21 (32.81%) Software Engineering
8 20 (31.25%) Web Services
9 19 (29.69%) REST
10 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
10 18 (28.13%) HTTP
10 18 (28.13%) Hibernate
11 16 (25.00%) XML
12 13 (20.31%) .NET
12 13 (20.31%) IBM
13 12 (18.75%) Degree
14 11 (17.19%) OOP
14 11 (17.19%) Telecoms
14 11 (17.19%) Finance
14 11 (17.19%) Scala
14 11 (17.19%) HTML5
14 11 (17.19%) Mobile Payment
15 10 (15.63%) PL/SQL
15 10 (15.63%) JUnit
15 10 (15.63%) SOAP
15 10 (15.63%) Linux

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
1 7 (10.94%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.38%) Adobe CQ
2 6 (9.38%) MQSeries
2 6 (9.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) HTTP
2 7 (10.94%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) MySQL
3 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.13%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) JUnit
2 9 (14.06%) Subversion
2 9 (14.06%) Maven
3 7 (10.94%) Eclipse
3 7 (10.94%) Ant
4 6 (9.38%) Log4j
5 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.56%) Mockito
6 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.56%) jMock
General
1 11 (17.19%) Telecoms
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.94%) Retail
3 7 (10.94%) Marketing
4 4 (6.25%) Automotive
4 4 (6.25%) Games
5 3 (4.69%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) J2EE
2 37 (57.81%) Spring
3 28 (43.75%) Struts
4 24 (37.50%) CSS
5 21 (32.81%) HTML
6 20 (31.25%) Web Services
7 19 (29.69%) REST
8 18 (28.13%) Hibernate
9 16 (25.00%) XML
10 13 (20.31%) .NET
11 11 (17.19%) HTML5
12 10 (15.63%) JPA
12 10 (15.63%) Struts2
12 10 (15.63%) SOAP
13 8 (12.50%) jQuery
13 8 (12.50%) Servlets
13 8 (12.50%) XSLT
14 7 (10.94%) Ajax
15 6 (9.38%) JSON
15 6 (9.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Mobile Payment
2 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Web 2.0
4 5 (7.81%) iSeries
5 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.69%) Economics
6 2 (3.13%) Online Gambling
6 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.56%) Open Source
7 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) UNIX
3 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 6 (9.38%) HPUX
3 6 (9.38%) Solaris
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) OO
1 21 (32.81%) Software Engineering
2 11 (17.19%) OOP
3 8 (12.50%) MVC
3 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 7 (10.94%) QMS
4 7 (10.94%) Validation
5 6 (9.38%) Content Management
5 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.69%) TDD
8 3 (4.69%) E-business
9 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.13%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.13%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (75.00%) SQL
3 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.19%) Scala
5 10 (15.63%) PL/SQL
6 7 (10.94%) C++
7 6 (9.38%) XPath
8 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.13%) C#
10 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Oracle
2 13 (20.31%) IBM
3 7 (10.94%) Sun
4 6 (9.38%) Interwoven
4 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.25%) OpenLink
6 2 (3.13%) Sybase
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