The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 512 390 358
Rank change year-on-year
-122 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 359 620 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.64% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.67% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 310 496 692
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in England

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in England

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
London -94 118 £53,750 +7.50% 18
South East -23 107 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Yorkshire -94 42 £40,000 - 5
North West -37 32 £39,250 +1.94% 10
East of England -17 26 £42,500 - 4
South West -6 18 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -20 13 £50,000 +17.64%
East Midlands -7 7 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 736 (100.00%) Java
1 736 (100.00%) J2EE
2 473 (64.27%) Spring
3 350 (47.55%) SQL
4 331 (44.97%) Hibernate
5 311 (42.26%) Agile Software Development
6 286 (38.86%) JavaScript
7 285 (38.72%) Web Services
8 266 (36.14%) XML
9 244 (33.15%) Oracle
10 231 (31.39%) HTML
11 216 (29.35%) JSP
12 214 (29.08%) Linux
13 190 (25.82%) CSS
14 184 (25.00%) Tomcat
15 175 (23.78%) JUnit
16 174 (23.64%) SOAP
17 172 (23.37%) Maven
18 149 (20.24%) Ant
19 148 (20.11%) Software Engineering
20 147 (19.97%) Eclipse
21 144 (19.57%) Subversion
22 142 (19.29%) MVC
23 140 (19.02%) TDD
24 138 (18.75%) Degree
25 130 (17.66%) E-Commerce
25 130 (17.66%) MySQL
26 120 (16.30%) OO
27 117 (15.90%) Apache
28 113 (15.35%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 184 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 117 (15.90%) Apache
3 112 (15.22%) JBoss
4 88 (11.96%) WebLogic
5 55 (7.47%) WebSphere
6 27 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 20 (2.72%) Apache Solr
8 15 (2.04%) GlassFish
9 14 (1.90%) Node.js
10 13 (1.77%) Alfresco
11 11 (1.49%) CMS
11 11 (1.49%) Adobe CQ
12 9 (1.22%) MQSeries
12 9 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
12 9 (1.22%) Joomla!
13 6 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (0.68%) IIS
15 4 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.41%) ColdFusion
17 2 (0.27%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) Enfinity
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.08%) SaaS
2 18 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) GitHub
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (8.70%) HTTP
2 34 (4.62%) Internet
3 9 (1.22%) SSH
3 9 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.14%) SNMP
4 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (17.66%) MySQL
2 92 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 74 (10.05%) RDBMS
4 60 (8.15%) SQL Server
5 36 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 31 (4.21%) MongoDB
8 28 (3.80%) Oracle Database
9 21 (2.85%) DB2
10 13 (1.77%) Hadoop
11 10 (1.36%) Big Data
12 5 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.41%) HBase
14 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.27%) SQLite
15 2 (0.27%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 175 (23.78%) JUnit
2 172 (23.37%) Maven
3 149 (20.24%) Ant
4 147 (19.97%) Eclipse
5 144 (19.57%) Subversion
6 89 (12.09%) Git (software)
7 61 (8.29%) Hudson
8 60 (8.15%) JIRA
9 40 (5.43%) TestNG
10 39 (5.30%) SoapUI
10 39 (5.30%) Jenkins
11 27 (3.67%) Selenium
12 9 (1.22%) Log4j
12 9 (1.22%) Emacs
12 9 (1.22%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.09%) Mockito
14 7 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (0.95%) Apache Ivy
15 5 (0.68%) JMeter
16 4 (0.54%) ClearCase
General
1 109 (14.81%) Finance
2 58 (7.88%) Banking
3 57 (7.74%) Telecoms
4 42 (5.71%) Retail
5 38 (5.16%) Games
6 23 (3.13%) Back Office
7 22 (2.99%) Front Office
8 20 (2.72%) Publishing
9 15 (2.04%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.90%) Music Industry
11 12 (1.63%) Manufacturing
12 9 (1.22%) Law
12 9 (1.22%) iGaming
13 7 (0.95%) Legal
14 4 (0.54%) Automotive
15 3 (0.41%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.41%) Marketing
16 2 (0.27%) Advertising
16 2 (0.27%) Electronics
17 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 736 (100.00%) J2EE
2 473 (64.27%) Spring
3 331 (44.97%) Hibernate
4 285 (38.72%) Web Services
5 266 (36.14%) XML
6 231 (31.39%) HTML
7 216 (29.35%) JSP
8 190 (25.82%) CSS
9 174 (23.64%) SOAP
10 113 (15.35%) jQuery
11 108 (14.67%) Struts
12 107 (14.54%) Spring MVC
13 106 (14.40%) JDBC
14 101 (13.72%) Java EE
15 90 (12.23%) Ajax
16 89 (12.09%) Servlets
17 73 (9.92%) REST
18 71 (9.65%) JSF
19 70 (9.51%) RESTful
20 67 (9.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 88 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 42 (5.71%) Open Source
3 33 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (1.90%) Online Games
6 13 (1.77%) Mobile Payment
7 11 (1.49%) Mobile Games
8 9 (1.22%) N-Tier
8 9 (1.22%) RIA
8 9 (1.22%) Web 2.0
9 8 (1.09%) Derivative
9 8 (1.09%) Social Media
9 8 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.09%) Fixed Income
10 7 (0.95%) Equities
10 7 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 7 (0.95%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 7 (0.95%) Contract for Difference
11 6 (0.82%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.68%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 214 (29.08%) Linux
2 107 (14.54%) UNIX
3 39 (5.30%) Windows
4 15 (2.04%) Android
5 13 (1.77%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.22%) HPUX
6 9 (1.22%) Solaris
7 3 (0.41%) AIX
8 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.27%) SUSE
9 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (42.26%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (20.11%) Software Engineering
3 142 (19.29%) MVC
4 140 (19.02%) TDD
5 130 (17.66%) E-Commerce
6 120 (16.30%) OO
7 82 (11.14%) Scrum
8 75 (10.19%) Unit Testing
9 67 (9.10%) Continuous Integration
9 67 (9.10%) Web Development
10 66 (8.97%) Multithreading
11 46 (6.25%) OOP
12 45 (6.11%) Integration Testing
13 42 (5.71%) UML
13 42 (5.71%) Mentoring
14 38 (5.16%) Content Management
15 37 (5.03%) BDD
16 32 (4.35%) OOD
16 32 (4.35%) SOA
17 29 (3.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 736 (100.00%) Java
2 350 (47.55%) SQL
3 286 (38.86%) JavaScript
4 37 (5.03%) XPath
5 36 (4.89%) Scala
6 35 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 25 (3.40%) Groovy
7 25 (3.40%) Perl
8 20 (2.72%) Ruby
9 19 (2.58%) XQuery
10 16 (2.17%) Bash Shell
11 15 (2.04%) C++
11 15 (2.04%) Shell Script
11 15 (2.04%) HQL
12 13 (1.77%) PHP
13 11 (1.49%) C#
14 9 (1.22%) AspectJ
14 9 (1.22%) C
15 5 (0.68%) Python
15 5 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 138 (18.75%) Degree
2 40 (5.43%) Sun Certification
3 31 (4.21%) Security Cleared
4 30 (4.08%) OCPJP
5 25 (3.40%) SC Cleared
6 20 (2.72%) Oracle Certification
7 11 (1.49%) OCMJD
8 10 (1.36%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.41%) OCPJWCD
10 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.85%) QA
2 3 (0.41%) SLA
2 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.14%) Puppet
2 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 244 (33.15%) Oracle
2 57 (7.74%) Sun
3 36 (4.89%) IBM
4 23 (3.13%) hybris
5 15 (2.04%) Endeca
6 12 (1.63%) Microsoft
7 11 (1.49%) Adobe
8 9 (1.22%) Sybase
8 9 (1.22%) Interwoven
9 7 (0.95%) Murex
9 7 (0.95%) Calypso
10 6 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.82%) ATG
11 5 (0.68%) VMware
12 3 (0.41%) Chordiant
12 3 (0.41%) Hitachi
12 3 (0.41%) SAP
13 2 (0.27%) Terracotta
13 2 (0.27%) Demandware
13 2 (0.27%) Venda
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