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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 516 405 317
Rank change year-on-year
-111 -88
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 424 557 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.56% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.59% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 348 477 840
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 £33,500 £33,000
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
100676 94267 105178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.30% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79096 90290
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 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 30 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 -58 171 £52,500 +5.00% 13
South East -23 71 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Yorkshire -61 63 £37,500 - 5
North West -30 45 £37,500 - 7
East of England +2 41 £45,000 +12.50% 5
East Midlands -6 29 £35,000 - 3
South West -7 24 £35,000 -22.22% 3
West Midlands -30 14 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 927 (100.00%) Java
1 927 (100.00%) J2EE
2 664 (71.63%) Spring
3 447 (48.22%) SQL
4 437 (47.14%) Hibernate
5 423 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
6 341 (36.79%) JavaScript
6 341 (36.79%) Oracle
7 321 (34.63%) HTML
8 293 (31.61%) JSP
9 290 (31.28%) XML
10 269 (29.02%) Tomcat
11 246 (26.54%) CSS
12 235 (25.35%) Linux
13 229 (24.70%) Web Services
14 222 (23.95%) Maven
15 208 (22.44%) E-Commerce
16 186 (20.06%) Subversion
17 184 (19.85%) OO
18 169 (18.23%) TDD
19 167 (18.02%) Software Engineering
20 162 (17.48%) Struts
21 161 (17.37%) Relational Database
22 155 (16.72%) Servlets
23 148 (15.97%) Java EE
23 148 (15.97%) Degree
24 145 (15.64%) JUnit
25 143 (15.43%) JBoss
25 143 (15.43%) Finance
26 141 (15.21%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 269 (29.02%) Tomcat
2 141 (15.21%) WebLogic
3 112 (12.08%) Apache
4 103 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 48 (5.18%) WebSphere Application Server
6 46 (4.96%) GlassFish
7 31 (3.34%) CMS
8 30 (3.24%) Apache Solr
9 14 (1.51%) Jetty
10 10 (1.08%) IIS
11 8 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 8 (0.86%) IBM HTTP Server
11 8 (0.86%) Magnolia
12 7 (0.76%) Liferay
13 5 (0.54%) Adobe CQ
13 5 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
14 4 (0.43%) TeamSite
14 4 (0.43%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.32%) Mule
15 3 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (1.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.51%) SaaS
2 13 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 47 (5.07%) HTTP
2 22 (2.37%) SNMP
3 14 (1.51%) SSH
4 13 (1.40%) Internet
5 11 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.32%) SAN
7 1 (0.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (17.37%) Relational Database
2 129 (13.92%) RDBMS
3 110 (11.87%) MySQL
4 89 (9.60%) SQL Server
5 43 (4.64%) NoSQL
6 41 (4.42%) DB2
7 31 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (2.80%) Oracle Database
9 17 (1.83%) Data Mining
10 13 (1.40%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.40%) MongoDB
11 11 (1.19%) Big Data
12 8 (0.86%) Informix
13 7 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.54%) JasperReports
15 5 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.54%) Redis
15 5 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (0.54%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 222 (23.95%) Maven
2 186 (20.06%) Subversion
3 145 (15.64%) JUnit
4 109 (11.76%) Ant
5 101 (10.90%) Hudson
6 90 (9.71%) Eclipse
7 70 (7.55%) Git (software)
8 47 (5.07%) Jenkins
9 28 (3.02%) JIRA
9 28 (3.02%) Selenium
10 22 (2.37%) Gradle
11 16 (1.73%) Mockito
12 11 (1.19%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.65%) Log4j
13 6 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.65%) Emacs
14 5 (0.54%) Introscope
14 5 (0.54%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.54%) SoapUI
14 5 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 143 (15.43%) Finance
2 68 (7.34%) Banking
3 63 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 57 (6.15%) Games
5 49 (5.29%) Retail
6 40 (4.31%) Front Office
7 39 (4.21%) Back Office
8 33 (3.56%) Automotive
9 29 (3.13%) Investment Banking
9 29 (3.13%) Music Industry
10 12 (1.29%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.65%) Publishing
11 6 (0.65%) Marketing
12 4 (0.43%) Legal
12 4 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.43%) Electronics
13 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.32%) Law
14 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 927 (100.00%) J2EE
2 664 (71.63%) Spring
3 437 (47.14%) Hibernate
4 321 (34.63%) HTML
5 293 (31.61%) JSP
6 290 (31.28%) XML
7 246 (26.54%) CSS
8 229 (24.70%) Web Services
9 162 (17.48%) Struts
10 155 (16.72%) Servlets
11 148 (15.97%) Java EE
12 131 (14.13%) Ajax
13 127 (13.70%) JMS
14 113 (12.19%) SOAP
15 107 (11.54%) JDBC
16 98 (10.57%) jQuery
17 96 (10.36%) EJB
18 95 (10.25%) Spring MVC
19 81 (8.74%) JPA
20 77 (8.31%) BlazeDS
Miscellaneous
1 99 (10.68%) Computer Science
2 63 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
3 58 (6.26%) Open Source
4 33 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 26 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 24 (2.59%) Algorithms
7 24 (2.59%) Derivative
8 23 (2.48%) Fixed Income
8 23 (2.48%) Contract for Difference
9 20 (2.16%) Online Games
10 19 (2.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 15 (1.62%) Digital Media
12 14 (1.51%) Equities
13 13 (1.40%) N-Tier
13 13 (1.40%) Mobile Games
14 11 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
14 11 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
15 9 (0.97%) Mathematics
16 8 (0.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 235 (25.35%) Linux
2 132 (14.24%) UNIX
3 28 (3.02%) Windows
4 13 (1.40%) Android
5 7 (0.76%) Solaris
6 6 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.65%) AIX
7 4 (0.43%) HPUX
7 4 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.22%) SUSE
10 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.11%) VMS
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (22.44%) E-Commerce
3 184 (19.85%) OO
4 169 (18.23%) TDD
5 167 (18.02%) Software Engineering
6 139 (14.99%) Scrum
7 113 (12.19%) MVC
8 106 (11.43%) Web Development
9 73 (7.87%) SOA
10 67 (7.23%) Unit Testing
11 66 (7.12%) OOD
12 64 (6.90%) Multithreading
13 61 (6.58%) UML
14 56 (6.04%) BDD
15 53 (5.72%) Mentoring
16 48 (5.18%) OOP
17 46 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (3.02%) OOA/OOD
18 28 (3.02%) User Stories
19 27 (2.91%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 927 (100.00%) Java
2 447 (48.22%) SQL
3 341 (36.79%) JavaScript
4 61 (6.58%) PL/SQL
5 39 (4.21%) Scala
6 31 (3.34%) XPath
6 31 (3.34%) Perl
7 27 (2.91%) C++
8 26 (2.80%) Bash Shell
9 22 (2.37%) XQuery
10 16 (1.73%) Ruby
10 16 (1.73%) PHP
11 15 (1.62%) C
11 15 (1.62%) Shell Script
12 14 (1.51%) Groovy
13 10 (1.08%) HQL
14 9 (0.97%) Python
15 5 (0.54%) C#
16 3 (0.32%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 148 (15.97%) Degree
2 64 (6.90%) Sun Certification
3 29 (3.13%) OCPJP
4 17 (1.83%) OCMJD
5 12 (1.29%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.97%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.11%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.93%) QA
System Software
1 10 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.32%) Puppet
3 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 341 (36.79%) Oracle
2 143 (15.43%) JBoss
3 56 (6.04%) Sun
4 48 (5.18%) IBM
5 23 (2.48%) Murex
5 23 (2.48%) Calypso
6 19 (2.05%) hybris
7 11 (1.19%) Sybase
8 10 (1.08%) Endeca
8 10 (1.08%) VMware
9 7 (0.76%) Perforce
10 6 (0.65%) SAP
10 6 (0.65%) BEA
10 6 (0.65%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.54%) HP
11 5 (0.54%) Chordiant
11 5 (0.54%) Microsoft
11 5 (0.54%) Compuware
12 4 (0.43%) Vignette
13 3 (0.32%) Interwoven
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