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 July 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 215 211 155
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 56 43 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% 0.56% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.59% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 89
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7631 7312 8121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.61% 94.67% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6389 6276 6918
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 July 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 July 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
(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
Essex - 18 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 16 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire -12 11 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 10 £44,000 +3.52% 3
Suffolk -5 2 £30,000 +27.65%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 85 (100.00%) Java
1 85 (100.00%) J2EE
2 39 (45.88%) JBoss
3 38 (44.71%) Oracle
4 37 (43.53%) Hibernate
5 35 (41.18%) Spring
6 33 (38.82%) SQL
7 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (36.47%) JavaScript
9 29 (34.12%) EJB
10 26 (30.59%) PL/SQL
10 26 (30.59%) OOP
10 26 (30.59%) WebSphere
11 25 (29.41%) JSP
11 25 (29.41%) WebLogic
11 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 24 (28.24%) Web Services
13 23 (27.06%) Struts
13 23 (27.06%) JMS
14 22 (25.88%) Computer Science
15 21 (24.71%) Degree
15 21 (24.71%) GlassFish
15 21 (24.71%) Tomcat
16 19 (22.35%) OO
16 19 (22.35%) Maven
17 18 (21.18%) E-Commerce
18 17 (20.00%) Data Mining
18 17 (20.00%) XML
18 17 (20.00%) Ant
18 17 (20.00%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 26 (30.59%) WebSphere
2 25 (29.41%) WebLogic
3 21 (24.71%) Tomcat
3 21 (24.71%) GlassFish
4 7 (8.24%) Apache
5 2 (2.35%) Liferay
6 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 17 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 17 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.53%) MySQL
6 2 (2.35%) Informix
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Maven
2 17 (20.00%) Ant
2 17 (20.00%) Gradle
3 11 (12.94%) JUnit
4 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.53%) Subversion
5 2 (2.35%) Selenium
5 2 (2.35%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.18%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (16.47%) Automotive
2 13 (15.29%) Retail
3 10 (11.76%) Banking
4 7 (8.24%) Finance
5 4 (4.71%) Publishing
5 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.35%) Electronics
6 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) J2EE
2 37 (43.53%) Hibernate
3 35 (41.18%) Spring
4 29 (34.12%) EJB
5 25 (29.41%) JSP
6 24 (28.24%) Web Services
7 23 (27.06%) JMS
7 23 (27.06%) Struts
8 17 (20.00%) XML
9 15 (17.65%) Servlets
9 15 (17.65%) HTML
9 15 (17.65%) CSS
9 15 (17.65%) Ajax
10 13 (15.29%) Swing
11 12 (14.12%) JPA
12 10 (11.76%) Spring MVC
12 10 (11.76%) J2SE
13 9 (10.59%) MFC
13 9 (10.59%) STL
13 9 (10.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.88%) Open Source
5 2 (2.35%) DTV
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Linux
2 5 (5.88%) UNIX
3 2 (2.35%) Android
3 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.59%) OOP
3 19 (22.35%) OO
4 18 (21.18%) E-Commerce
5 13 (15.29%) MVC
5 13 (15.29%) Web Development
6 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.12%) Unit Testing
7 11 (12.94%) TDD
8 10 (11.76%) Scrum
8 10 (11.76%) Project Management
8 10 (11.76%) Time Management
8 10 (11.76%) Software Architecture
9 7 (8.24%) OOD
10 4 (4.71%) SOA
10 4 (4.71%) Pair Programming
10 4 (4.71%) BDD
10 4 (4.71%) User Stories
10 4 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.71%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (38.82%) SQL
3 31 (36.47%) JavaScript
4 26 (30.59%) PL/SQL
5 9 (10.59%) C++
6 2 (2.35%) Scala
7 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (24.71%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 39 (45.88%) JBoss
2 38 (44.71%) Oracle
3 6 (7.06%) Sun
4 3 (3.53%) Sybase
5 2 (2.35%) SAP
5 2 (2.35%) Perforce
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