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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 517 406 336
Rank change year-on-year
-111 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 390 585 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.57% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.60% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 340 476 783
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
South East +20 124 £40,000 -11.11% 6
London -65 110 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Yorkshire -93 41 £40,000 +6.66% 5
South West +19 31 £40,000 +3.22% 3
North West -51 31 £39,250 +4.66% 10
East of England -28 22 £42,500 +3.03% 2
West Midlands -17 21 £42,500 -2.85%
East Midlands +25 20 £35,000 -15.15%
North East -17 1 £31,000 -11.42%
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 825 (100.00%) Java
1 825 (100.00%) J2EE
2 546 (66.18%) Spring
3 393 (47.64%) SQL
4 370 (44.85%) Hibernate
5 367 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
6 303 (36.73%) JavaScript
7 301 (36.48%) XML
8 288 (34.91%) Oracle
9 282 (34.18%) Web Services
10 263 (31.88%) HTML
11 251 (30.42%) JSP
12 221 (26.79%) Linux
13 211 (25.58%) CSS
14 210 (25.45%) Tomcat
15 206 (24.97%) Maven
16 184 (22.30%) JUnit
17 173 (20.97%) E-Commerce
18 167 (20.24%) TDD
19 165 (20.00%) SOAP
20 162 (19.64%) Subversion
21 155 (18.79%) Software Engineering
21 155 (18.79%) OO
22 147 (17.82%) Degree
23 143 (17.33%) Ant
24 136 (16.48%) JBoss
25 135 (16.36%) Eclipse
26 134 (16.24%) MySQL
26 134 (16.24%) MVC
27 132 (16.00%) Struts

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 210 (25.45%) Tomcat
2 136 (16.48%) JBoss
3 114 (13.82%) WebLogic
4 112 (13.58%) Apache
5 78 (9.45%) WebSphere
6 35 (4.24%) WebSphere Application Server
7 31 (3.76%) GlassFish
8 22 (2.67%) CMS
8 22 (2.67%) Apache Solr
9 11 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 10 (1.21%) Alfresco
11 9 (1.09%) Node.js
11 9 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
12 8 (0.97%) MQSeries
12 8 (0.97%) IIS
13 7 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
14 6 (0.73%) Joomla!
14 6 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
15 4 (0.48%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Enfinity
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.03%) SaaS
2 16 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 69 (8.36%) HTTP
2 37 (4.48%) Internet
3 13 (1.58%) SSH
4 9 (1.09%) SNMP
4 9 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (16.24%) MySQL
2 121 (14.67%) Relational Database
3 100 (12.12%) RDBMS
4 72 (8.73%) SQL Server
5 39 (4.73%) NoSQL
6 37 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (3.88%) Oracle Database
8 27 (3.27%) MongoDB
9 24 (2.91%) DB2
10 16 (1.94%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.45%) Big Data
12 7 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (0.85%) Data Mining
13 6 (0.73%) Informix
13 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
16 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
17 2 (0.24%) HBase
Development Applications
1 206 (24.97%) Maven
2 184 (22.30%) JUnit
3 162 (19.64%) Subversion
4 143 (17.33%) Ant
5 135 (16.36%) Eclipse
6 88 (10.67%) Git (software)
7 78 (9.45%) Hudson
8 57 (6.91%) JIRA
9 54 (6.55%) Jenkins
10 33 (4.00%) SoapUI
11 32 (3.88%) Selenium
12 30 (3.64%) TestNG
13 14 (1.70%) Cucumber
14 12 (1.45%) Mockito
15 11 (1.33%) Emacs
16 10 (1.21%) Log4j
17 8 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
17 8 (0.97%) Gradle
18 7 (0.85%) Apache Ivy
19 5 (0.61%) Introscope
General
1 128 (15.52%) Finance
2 69 (8.36%) Banking
3 63 (7.64%) Telecoms
4 51 (6.18%) Games
5 49 (5.94%) Retail
6 23 (2.79%) Front Office
6 23 (2.79%) Back Office
7 20 (2.42%) Investment Banking
8 16 (1.94%) Music Industry
8 16 (1.94%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.82%) Publishing
10 11 (1.33%) Automotive
11 8 (0.97%) Legal
12 7 (0.85%) Law
13 6 (0.73%) iGaming
14 5 (0.61%) Marketing
15 3 (0.36%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.36%) Electronics
15 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.36%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 825 (100.00%) J2EE
2 546 (66.18%) Spring
3 370 (44.85%) Hibernate
4 301 (36.48%) XML
5 282 (34.18%) Web Services
6 263 (31.88%) HTML
7 251 (30.42%) JSP
8 211 (25.58%) CSS
9 165 (20.00%) SOAP
10 132 (16.00%) Struts
11 129 (15.64%) Java EE
12 115 (13.94%) Servlets
13 114 (13.82%) JDBC
14 106 (12.85%) Ajax
15 104 (12.61%) jQuery
16 101 (12.24%) Spring MVC
17 87 (10.55%) JMS
18 80 (9.70%) EJB
19 71 (8.61%) JPA
20 69 (8.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 94 (11.39%) Computer Science
2 48 (5.82%) Open Source
3 44 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.06%) Online Games
5 17 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (1.82%) N-Tier
6 15 (1.82%) Mobile Games
7 14 (1.70%) Mobile Payment
8 13 (1.58%) Fixed Income
8 13 (1.58%) Contract for Difference
8 13 (1.58%) Derivative
8 13 (1.58%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 12 (1.45%) Equities
10 11 (1.33%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.21%) Digital Media
12 9 (1.09%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.97%) Web 2.0
14 7 (0.85%) Mathematics
15 6 (0.73%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 221 (26.79%) Linux
2 122 (14.79%) UNIX
3 35 (4.24%) Windows
4 17 (2.06%) Android
5 9 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.09%) Solaris
6 8 (0.97%) HPUX
7 6 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.61%) AIX
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.24%) SUSE
9 2 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (20.97%) E-Commerce
3 167 (20.24%) TDD
4 155 (18.79%) OO
4 155 (18.79%) Software Engineering
5 134 (16.24%) MVC
6 101 (12.24%) Scrum
7 81 (9.82%) Web Development
8 73 (8.85%) Unit Testing
9 67 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
10 66 (8.00%) Multithreading
11 49 (5.94%) Mentoring
12 47 (5.70%) UML
13 46 (5.58%) OOP
13 46 (5.58%) SOA
13 46 (5.58%) BDD
14 42 (5.09%) OOD
15 36 (4.36%) Content Management
16 34 (4.12%) Integration Testing
17 28 (3.39%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 825 (100.00%) Java
2 393 (47.64%) SQL
3 303 (36.73%) JavaScript
4 45 (5.45%) PL/SQL
5 41 (4.97%) XPath
6 40 (4.85%) Scala
7 29 (3.52%) Perl
8 23 (2.79%) Groovy
9 21 (2.55%) Bash Shell
10 20 (2.42%) Ruby
11 19 (2.30%) Shell Script
12 18 (2.18%) XQuery
12 18 (2.18%) C++
13 13 (1.58%) PHP
14 11 (1.33%) HQL
15 10 (1.21%) C
16 6 (0.73%) C#
16 6 (0.73%) Python
16 6 (0.73%) AspectJ
17 5 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 147 (17.82%) Degree
2 51 (6.18%) Sun Certification
3 26 (3.15%) OCPJP
4 23 (2.79%) Security Cleared
5 19 (2.30%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.58%) Oracle Certification
7 11 (1.33%) OCMJD
8 5 (0.61%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) OCPJWCD
10 1 (0.12%) PhD
10 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.64%) QA
2 3 (0.36%) SLA
2 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (0.48%) Puppet
2 3 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 288 (34.91%) Oracle
2 56 (6.79%) Sun
3 40 (4.85%) IBM
4 19 (2.30%) hybris
5 13 (1.58%) Murex
5 13 (1.58%) Calypso
6 11 (1.33%) Microsoft
6 11 (1.33%) Sybase
6 11 (1.33%) Endeca
7 8 (0.97%) Interwoven
7 8 (0.97%) VMware
8 7 (0.85%) Adobe
9 6 (0.73%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.61%) BEA
10 5 (0.61%) ATG
10 5 (0.61%) Perforce
10 5 (0.61%) HP
10 5 (0.61%) Compuware
10 5 (0.61%) Chordiant
11 4 (0.48%) SAP
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