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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 234 222 215
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 25 35 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.50% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.52% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 45
Average salary £43,750 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.42% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £33,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
7019 6754 7878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.06% 95.91% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5682 5504 6796
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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
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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 -13 12 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 6 £50,000 +35.13%
Hertfordshire -11 6 £42,500 -3.40%
Bedfordshire +9 1 £30,000 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 50 (100.00%) Java
1 50 (100.00%) J2EE
2 34 (68.00%) SQL
3 30 (60.00%) Spring
4 25 (50.00%) CSS
5 24 (48.00%) Web Services
6 23 (46.00%) Struts
6 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
7 22 (44.00%) HTML
7 22 (44.00%) Hibernate
8 21 (42.00%) REST
8 21 (42.00%) XML
9 19 (38.00%) OO
9 19 (38.00%) HTTP
9 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
10 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
11 17 (34.00%) Oracle
12 16 (32.00%) JUnit
12 16 (32.00%) Linux
12 16 (32.00%) Degree
13 14 (28.00%) jQuery
14 13 (26.00%) Ajax
14 13 (26.00%) Sun
14 13 (26.00%) Sun Certification
14 13 (26.00%) SOAP
15 12 (24.00%) MySQL
15 12 (24.00%) Maven
15 12 (24.00%) Subversion
16 11 (22.00%) UNIX
17 10 (20.00%) XSLT

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (18.00%) Tomcat
1 9 (18.00%) MQSeries
1 9 (18.00%) Adobe CQ
2 6 (12.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) HTTP
2 10 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.00%) MySQL
3 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (18.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) JUnit
2 12 (24.00%) Subversion
2 12 (24.00%) Maven
3 10 (20.00%) Ant
4 9 (18.00%) Eclipse
4 9 (18.00%) Log4j
5 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.00%) Mockito
6 1 (2.00%) jMock
General
1 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
1 10 (20.00%) Retail
2 9 (18.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.00%) Games
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) J2EE
2 30 (60.00%) Spring
3 25 (50.00%) CSS
4 24 (48.00%) Web Services
5 23 (46.00%) Struts
6 22 (44.00%) Hibernate
6 22 (44.00%) HTML
7 21 (42.00%) XML
7 21 (42.00%) REST
8 14 (28.00%) jQuery
9 13 (26.00%) Ajax
9 13 (26.00%) SOAP
10 10 (20.00%) Servlets
10 10 (20.00%) XSLT
10 10 (20.00%) JPA
10 10 (20.00%) HTML5
11 9 (18.00%) JSON
11 9 (18.00%) XMLBeans
11 9 (18.00%) JMS
12 7 (14.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
2 9 (18.00%) Web 2.0
3 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.00%) Online Gambling
7 1 (2.00%) Open Source
7 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Linux
2 11 (22.00%) UNIX
3 9 (18.00%) HPUX
3 9 (18.00%) Solaris
4 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) OO
1 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.00%) OOP
2 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (18.00%) Content Management
3 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (16.00%) MVC
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.00%) Web Development
6 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.00%) TDD
7 3 (6.00%) E-business
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.00%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (68.00%) SQL
3 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.00%) Scala
5 9 (18.00%) XPath
6 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.00%) C#
7 2 (4.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Degree
2 13 (26.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Oracle
2 13 (26.00%) Sun
3 9 (18.00%) Interwoven
3 9 (18.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) Sybase
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft