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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 498 418 304
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -114
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 429 546 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.55% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.58% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 358 470 874
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
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
100571 93749 105909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82215 78642 91158
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 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
London -49 184 £52,500 +5.00% 18
Yorkshire -55 64 £37,500 - 5
South East -43 63 £42,500 -15.00% 5
North West -23 51 £37,500 - 9
East of England -8 40 £45,000 +9.09% 2
East Midlands -19 24 £33,750 -3.57% 6
South West -8 20 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Midlands -20 11 £32,500 -13.33% 3
North East -10 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 960 (100.00%) Java
1 960 (100.00%) J2EE
2 685 (71.35%) Spring
3 457 (47.60%) SQL
4 454 (47.29%) Hibernate
5 452 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
6 343 (35.73%) Oracle
7 337 (35.10%) JavaScript
8 325 (33.85%) HTML
9 304 (31.67%) JSP
10 299 (31.15%) XML
11 275 (28.65%) Tomcat
12 244 (25.42%) CSS
13 229 (23.85%) Linux
14 227 (23.65%) Maven
15 219 (22.81%) Web Services
16 201 (20.94%) E-Commerce
17 199 (20.73%) OO
18 187 (19.48%) Subversion
19 176 (18.33%) TDD
20 164 (17.08%) Servlets
20 164 (17.08%) Software Engineering
20 164 (17.08%) Relational Database
21 161 (16.77%) Java EE
22 160 (16.67%) Struts
23 159 (16.56%) Scrum
24 157 (16.35%) Finance
25 151 (15.73%) JBoss
26 146 (15.21%) Degree
27 140 (14.58%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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
1 275 (28.65%) Tomcat
2 138 (14.38%) WebLogic
3 109 (11.35%) Apache
4 104 (10.83%) WebSphere
5 49 (5.10%) WebSphere Application Server
6 45 (4.69%) GlassFish
7 35 (3.65%) CMS
8 33 (3.44%) Apache Solr
9 14 (1.46%) Jetty
10 12 (1.25%) Magnolia
11 10 (1.04%) IIS
12 8 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (0.83%) TeamSite
12 8 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
13 7 (0.73%) Liferay
14 5 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
15 3 (0.31%) Mule
15 3 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.31%) Adobe CQ
15 3 (0.31%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 10 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.35%) SaaS
3 10 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.42%) GitHub
5 3 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.48%) HTTP
2 24 (2.50%) SNMP
3 15 (1.56%) SSH
4 12 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.04%) Internet
6 3 (0.31%) SAN
7 1 (0.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (17.08%) Relational Database
2 130 (13.54%) RDBMS
3 99 (10.31%) MySQL
4 88 (9.17%) SQL Server
5 43 (4.48%) DB2
6 40 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 30 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (3.02%) Oracle Database
9 17 (1.77%) Data Mining
10 13 (1.35%) Big Data
10 13 (1.35%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.25%) MongoDB
12 10 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (0.83%) Informix
14 5 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.52%) JasperReports
14 5 (0.52%) Apache Accumulo
14 5 (0.52%) Redis
14 5 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 227 (23.65%) Maven
2 187 (19.48%) Subversion
3 140 (14.58%) JUnit
4 100 (10.42%) Ant
5 99 (10.31%) Hudson
6 87 (9.06%) Eclipse
7 65 (6.77%) Git (software)
8 44 (4.58%) Jenkins
9 27 (2.81%) Selenium
10 25 (2.60%) JIRA
11 24 (2.50%) Gradle
12 16 (1.67%) Mockito
13 11 (1.15%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.73%) Emacs
15 5 (0.52%) FitNesse
15 5 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (0.52%) Rational Application Developer
15 5 (0.52%) Introscope
16 4 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
16 4 (0.42%) NetBeans
General
1 157 (16.35%) Finance
2 75 (7.81%) Banking
3 61 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 55 (5.73%) Games
5 45 (4.69%) Retail
6 44 (4.58%) Front Office
7 41 (4.27%) Back Office
8 34 (3.54%) Automotive
8 34 (3.54%) Investment Banking
9 30 (3.13%) Music Industry
10 9 (0.94%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.63%) Marketing
12 5 (0.52%) Legal
12 5 (0.52%) Publishing
13 4 (0.42%) Electronics
13 4 (0.42%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.42%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.21%) Law
14 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 960 (100.00%) J2EE
2 685 (71.35%) Spring
3 454 (47.29%) Hibernate
4 325 (33.85%) HTML
5 304 (31.67%) JSP
6 299 (31.15%) XML
7 244 (25.42%) CSS
8 219 (22.81%) Web Services
9 164 (17.08%) Servlets
10 161 (16.77%) Java EE
11 160 (16.67%) Struts
12 137 (14.27%) JMS
13 130 (13.54%) Ajax
14 109 (11.35%) JDBC
15 107 (11.15%) SOAP
16 96 (10.00%) EJB
17 93 (9.69%) Spring MVC
17 93 (9.69%) jQuery
18 86 (8.96%) JPA
19 75 (7.81%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.10%) Computer Science
2 68 (7.08%) Open Source
3 66 (6.88%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (3.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (2.92%) Derivative
7 27 (2.81%) Mobile App
8 26 (2.71%) Fixed Income
9 24 (2.50%) Contract for Difference
10 20 (2.08%) Digital Media
11 19 (1.98%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 18 (1.88%) Online Games
13 15 (1.56%) N-Tier
14 14 (1.46%) Mobile Games
14 14 (1.46%) Equities
15 11 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
15 11 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
16 10 (1.04%) Mathematics
17 7 (0.73%) User Experience
18 6 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 229 (23.85%) Linux
2 133 (13.85%) UNIX
3 29 (3.02%) Windows
4 14 (1.46%) Android
5 6 (0.63%) AIX
5 6 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.52%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.42%) Solaris
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.10%) SUSE
9 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.10%) VMS
9 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.10%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (20.94%) E-Commerce
3 199 (20.73%) OO
4 176 (18.33%) TDD
5 164 (17.08%) Software Engineering
6 159 (16.56%) Scrum
7 112 (11.67%) MVC
8 107 (11.15%) Web Development
9 79 (8.23%) SOA
10 73 (7.60%) OOD
11 71 (7.40%) UML
12 70 (7.29%) Unit Testing
13 64 (6.67%) Multithreading
14 59 (6.15%) BDD
15 50 (5.21%) Mentoring
16 49 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
17 48 (5.00%) OOP
18 31 (3.23%) B2B
19 30 (3.13%) OOA/OOD
20 28 (2.92%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 960 (100.00%) Java
2 457 (47.60%) SQL
3 337 (35.10%) JavaScript
4 59 (6.15%) PL/SQL
5 42 (4.38%) Scala
6 29 (3.02%) Perl
7 28 (2.92%) C++
8 26 (2.71%) XPath
9 22 (2.29%) Bash Shell
10 20 (2.08%) PHP
10 20 (2.08%) XQuery
11 18 (1.88%) Shell Script
11 18 (1.88%) Groovy
12 16 (1.67%) C
13 15 (1.56%) Ruby
14 10 (1.04%) HQL
15 9 (0.94%) Python
16 7 (0.73%) C#
17 3 (0.31%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.21%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 146 (15.21%) Degree
2 59 (6.15%) Sun Certification
3 26 (2.71%) OCPJP
4 15 (1.56%) OCMJD
5 13 (1.35%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.04%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 10 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.31%) Puppet
3 2 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 343 (35.73%) Oracle
2 151 (15.73%) JBoss
3 49 (5.10%) Sun
4 47 (4.90%) IBM
5 26 (2.71%) Calypso
6 25 (2.60%) Murex
7 19 (1.98%) hybris
8 12 (1.25%) Sybase
9 10 (1.04%) VMware
9 10 (1.04%) Endeca
10 8 (0.83%) Vignette
10 8 (0.83%) SAP
11 7 (0.73%) Perforce
11 7 (0.73%) BEA
12 6 (0.63%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.52%) Google
13 5 (0.52%) HP
13 5 (0.52%) Compuware
13 5 (0.52%) Microsoft
13 5 (0.52%) Chordiant
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