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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 226 222 163
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 40 20 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.53% 0.28% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.29% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 103
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
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
7307 6818 8753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 95.52% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5952 5868 7455
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 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 12 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 11 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire -1 10 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Hertfordshire -4 8 £45,000 +15.38% 3
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 89 (100.00%) Java
1 89 (100.00%) J2EE
2 39 (43.82%) JBoss
3 38 (42.70%) SQL
3 38 (42.70%) Oracle
4 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (39.33%) Hibernate
6 33 (37.08%) OOP
7 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
8 31 (34.83%) JavaScript
9 29 (32.58%) PL/SQL
9 29 (32.58%) EJB
9 29 (32.58%) Spring
10 28 (31.46%) JSP
11 25 (28.09%) JMS
11 25 (28.09%) WebSphere
11 25 (28.09%) Degree
11 25 (28.09%) Computer Science
12 24 (26.97%) WebLogic
12 24 (26.97%) OO
13 23 (25.84%) Struts
14 22 (24.72%) Web Services
14 22 (24.72%) CSS
15 21 (23.60%) HTML
15 21 (23.60%) Ajax
16 20 (22.47%) Web Development
16 20 (22.47%) GlassFish
17 19 (21.35%) Maven
17 19 (21.35%) Ant
17 19 (21.35%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (28.09%) WebSphere
2 24 (26.97%) WebLogic
3 20 (22.47%) GlassFish
4 15 (16.85%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.49%) Apache
6 2 (2.25%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.25%) Liferay
6 2 (2.25%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) HTTP
2 2 (2.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.35%) Relational Database
3 17 (19.10%) NoSQL
3 17 (19.10%) Data Mining
4 12 (13.48%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.62%) MySQL
6 2 (2.25%) Informix
Development Applications
1 19 (21.35%) Ant
1 19 (21.35%) JUnit
1 19 (21.35%) Maven
2 17 (19.10%) Gradle
3 5 (5.62%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.49%) Subversion
5 2 (2.25%) Log4j
6 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.12%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 16 (17.98%) Automotive
1 16 (17.98%) Retail
2 11 (12.36%) Banking
3 10 (11.24%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.49%) Finance
4 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.37%) Publishing
6 2 (2.25%) Games
6 2 (2.25%) Electronics
6 2 (2.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (100.00%) J2EE
2 35 (39.33%) Hibernate
3 29 (32.58%) Spring
3 29 (32.58%) EJB
4 28 (31.46%) JSP
5 25 (28.09%) JMS
6 23 (25.84%) Struts
7 22 (24.72%) Web Services
7 22 (24.72%) CSS
8 21 (23.60%) HTML
8 21 (23.60%) Ajax
9 16 (17.98%) XML
10 14 (15.73%) Servlets
11 13 (14.61%) Swing
11 13 (14.61%) J2SE
11 13 (14.61%) jQuery
12 10 (11.24%) REST
13 9 (10.11%) Java EE
13 9 (10.11%) STL
13 9 (10.11%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.09%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.11%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (8.99%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (7.87%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.62%) Open Source
6 2 (2.25%) DTV
6 2 (2.25%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Linux
2 6 (6.74%) UNIX
3 2 (2.25%) HPUX
3 2 (2.25%) Solaris
3 2 (2.25%) Android
3 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) OOP
3 24 (26.97%) OO
4 20 (22.47%) Web Development
5 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
6 17 (19.10%) E-Commerce
7 16 (17.98%) Unit Testing
8 11 (12.36%) Time Management
8 11 (12.36%) Software Architecture
9 10 (11.24%) Project Management
10 9 (10.11%) TDD
11 8 (8.99%) MVC
12 6 (6.74%) Scrum
13 4 (4.49%) OOD
13 4 (4.49%) UML
13 4 (4.49%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (4.49%) User Stories
14 2 (2.25%) Mobile Application Development
14 2 (2.25%) Android Development
14 2 (2.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (42.70%) SQL
3 31 (34.83%) JavaScript
4 29 (32.58%) PL/SQL
5 9 (10.11%) C++
6 8 (8.99%) Scala
7 2 (2.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Degree
2 11 (12.36%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 39 (43.82%) JBoss
2 38 (42.70%) Oracle
3 11 (12.36%) Sun
4 2 (2.25%) Interwoven
4 2 (2.25%) Perforce
4 2 (2.25%) Sybase
4 2 (2.25%) SAP
4 2 (2.25%) IBM
Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago