The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 254 244 198
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 29 30 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.35% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.37% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 66
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8313 8212 8924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.46% 95.92% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6916 7149 7419
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 13 £42,500 - 2
Hertfordshire +4 8 £44,500 -6.31% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 7 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Suffolk -16 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 66 (100.00%) Java
1 66 (100.00%) J2EE
2 48 (72.73%) Spring
3 29 (43.94%) Hibernate
4 23 (34.85%) SQL
5 22 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (33.33%) Degree
6 20 (30.30%) MVC
7 19 (28.79%) Web Services
8 18 (27.27%) Maven
8 18 (27.27%) XML
9 17 (25.76%) JBoss
9 17 (25.76%) JavaScript
9 17 (25.76%) Scrum
9 17 (25.76%) Computer Science
9 17 (25.76%) jQuery
9 17 (25.76%) JPA
10 16 (24.24%) Spring MVC
10 16 (24.24%) Oracle
11 14 (21.21%) EJB
11 14 (21.21%) Struts
11 14 (21.21%) OO
12 13 (19.70%) Servlets
12 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
12 13 (19.70%) TDD
13 12 (18.18%) Mathematics
13 12 (18.18%) JMS
14 11 (16.67%) SOA
15 10 (15.15%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 22 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 10 (15.15%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.58%) Apache
4 5 (7.58%) GlassFish
5 4 (6.06%) Mule
5 4 (6.06%) Artix
5 4 (6.06%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (3.03%) Liferay
7 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTP
1 3 (4.55%) Intranet
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.58%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) Informix
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Maven
2 9 (13.64%) Selenium
2 9 (13.64%) Mercurial
2 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.12%) JUnit
4 5 (7.58%) Ant
4 5 (7.58%) Gradle
5 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.03%) Subversion
6 2 (3.03%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Automotive
3 4 (6.06%) Games
4 2 (3.03%) Publishing
5 1 (1.52%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) J2EE
2 48 (72.73%) Spring
3 29 (43.94%) Hibernate
4 19 (28.79%) Web Services
5 18 (27.27%) XML
6 17 (25.76%) jQuery
6 17 (25.76%) JPA
7 16 (24.24%) Spring MVC
8 14 (21.21%) Struts
8 14 (21.21%) EJB
9 13 (19.70%) Servlets
10 12 (18.18%) JMS
11 8 (12.12%) JSF
11 8 (12.12%) Ajax
12 7 (10.61%) Java SE
12 7 (10.61%) GWT
12 7 (10.61%) HTML
13 6 (9.09%) JSP
13 6 (9.09%) Spring Security
14 5 (7.58%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.06%) Open Source
4 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) UNIX
3 4 (6.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) MVC
3 17 (25.76%) Scrum
4 14 (21.21%) OO
5 13 (19.70%) TDD
5 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
6 11 (16.67%) SOA
7 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.64%) OOD
8 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.06%) Rapid Prototyping
10 3 (4.55%) User Stories
10 3 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (4.55%) Web Development
10 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.55%) Migration
10 3 (4.55%) BPEL
11 2 (3.03%) Web Design
11 2 (3.03%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (34.85%) SQL
3 17 (25.76%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.06%) Perl
6 3 (4.55%) ActionScript
6 3 (4.55%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) JBoss
2 16 (24.24%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) Sun
4 4 (6.06%) IONA
4 4 (6.06%) Sybase
4 4 (6.06%) IBM
5 2 (3.03%) Perforce
Essex
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
CCity IT
Posted: 14 days ago