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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 554 398 400
Rank change year-on-year
-156 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 313 602 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.62% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.66% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 273 487 519
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
91484 91720 93604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.46% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75958 74696 79606
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 £27,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -75 125 £50,000 -4.76% 18
South East -15 92 £45,000 - 14
Yorkshire -103 30 £50,000 +25.00% 5
East of England +3 28 £45,500 +7.05% 1
North West -45 21 £38,500 - 8
South West -25 7 £35,000 -33.33% 4
West Midlands -33 7 £52,500 +31.25%
East Midlands +5 4 £42,500 +17.24%
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 733 (100.00%) Java
1 733 (100.00%) J2EE
2 441 (60.16%) Spring
3 342 (46.66%) SQL
4 318 (43.38%) Hibernate
5 309 (42.16%) JavaScript
6 296 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
7 294 (40.11%) Web Services
8 270 (36.83%) XML
9 239 (32.61%) HTML
10 221 (30.15%) Oracle
10 221 (30.15%) JSP
11 220 (30.01%) Linux
12 201 (27.42%) CSS
13 188 (25.65%) SOAP
14 177 (24.15%) Tomcat
15 171 (23.33%) Eclipse
16 168 (22.92%) JUnit
16 168 (22.92%) Maven
17 165 (22.51%) Ant
18 150 (20.46%) MVC
19 137 (18.69%) Software Engineering
20 136 (18.55%) Subversion
20 136 (18.55%) TDD
20 136 (18.55%) MySQL
21 135 (18.42%) Degree
22 125 (17.05%) Apache
23 122 (16.64%) jQuery
24 119 (16.23%) E-Commerce
25 117 (15.96%) Struts

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 177 (24.15%) Tomcat
2 125 (17.05%) Apache
3 114 (15.55%) JBoss
4 83 (11.32%) WebLogic
5 56 (7.64%) WebSphere
6 29 (3.96%) WebSphere Application Server
7 23 (3.14%) Apache Solr
8 19 (2.59%) Node.js
9 16 (2.18%) GlassFish
10 15 (2.05%) Adobe CQ
11 14 (1.91%) Cloud Foundry
12 13 (1.77%) Alfresco
13 9 (1.23%) Joomla!
13 9 (1.23%) CMS
13 9 (1.23%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 6 (0.82%) IIS
15 5 (0.68%) LiveCycle
16 3 (0.41%) Liferay
16 3 (0.41%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) Enfinity
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.18%) SaaS
2 16 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.55%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (9.28%) HTTP
2 33 (4.50%) Internet
3 10 (1.36%) SSH
4 9 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.14%) LDAP
5 1 (0.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (18.55%) MySQL
2 74 (10.10%) SQL Server
3 72 (9.82%) Relational Database
4 60 (8.19%) RDBMS
5 39 (5.32%) NoSQL
6 35 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
7 34 (4.64%) MongoDB
8 26 (3.55%) Oracle Database
9 20 (2.73%) DB2
10 16 (2.18%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.64%) Big Data
12 7 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.41%) JasperReports
14 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.41%) Hazelcast
14 3 (0.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 171 (23.33%) Eclipse
2 168 (22.92%) JUnit
2 168 (22.92%) Maven
3 165 (22.51%) Ant
4 136 (18.55%) Subversion
5 96 (13.10%) Git (software)
6 65 (8.87%) JIRA
7 47 (6.41%) TestNG
8 45 (6.14%) Hudson
8 45 (6.14%) SoapUI
9 36 (4.91%) Jenkins
10 30 (4.09%) Selenium
11 11 (1.50%) Log4j
12 10 (1.36%) Mockito
12 10 (1.36%) Emacs
13 9 (1.23%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.95%) Apache Ivy
14 7 (0.95%) ClearCase
15 6 (0.82%) JMeter
15 6 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 96 (13.10%) Finance
2 55 (7.50%) Retail
3 52 (7.09%) Telecoms
4 46 (6.28%) Banking
5 31 (4.23%) Games
6 20 (2.73%) Publishing
6 20 (2.73%) Back Office
7 17 (2.32%) Front Office
8 14 (1.91%) Music Industry
9 12 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.36%) iGaming
11 9 (1.23%) Law
12 8 (1.09%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.82%) Legal
14 5 (0.68%) Advertising
14 5 (0.68%) Marketing
15 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.27%) Automotive
15 2 (0.27%) Electronics
16 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 733 (100.00%) J2EE
2 441 (60.16%) Spring
3 318 (43.38%) Hibernate
4 294 (40.11%) Web Services
5 270 (36.83%) XML
6 239 (32.61%) HTML
7 221 (30.15%) JSP
8 201 (27.42%) CSS
9 188 (25.65%) SOAP
10 122 (16.64%) jQuery
11 117 (15.96%) Struts
12 112 (15.28%) Spring MVC
13 107 (14.60%) JDBC
14 102 (13.92%) Ajax
15 94 (12.82%) Servlets
16 87 (11.87%) REST
17 86 (11.73%) Java EE
18 80 (10.91%) RESTful
19 75 (10.23%) JSF
20 74 (10.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 81 (11.05%) Computer Science
2 38 (5.18%) Open Source
3 25 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (1.64%) Online Games
5 11 (1.50%) Social Media
6 10 (1.36%) Client/Server
6 10 (1.36%) Mobile Games
6 10 (1.36%) Mobile Payment
7 9 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.23%) Web 2.0
7 9 (1.23%) RIA
8 8 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 5 (0.68%) Spread Betting
9 5 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.55%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.55%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.55%) Clustering
11 3 (0.41%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 220 (30.01%) Linux
2 101 (13.78%) UNIX
3 49 (6.68%) Windows
4 14 (1.91%) Android
4 14 (1.91%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.23%) HPUX
5 9 (1.23%) Solaris
6 4 (0.55%) CentOS
6 4 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.27%) SUSE
7 2 (0.27%) AIX
7 2 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (20.46%) MVC
3 137 (18.69%) Software Engineering
4 136 (18.55%) TDD
5 119 (16.23%) E-Commerce
6 109 (14.87%) OO
7 84 (11.46%) Scrum
8 75 (10.23%) Unit Testing
9 74 (10.10%) Multithreading
10 71 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (8.32%) Web Development
12 56 (7.64%) OOP
13 51 (6.96%) Integration Testing
14 47 (6.41%) UML
15 41 (5.59%) SOA
16 40 (5.46%) Mentoring
17 38 (5.18%) Content Management
18 34 (4.64%) BDD
19 31 (4.23%) Software Architecture
20 30 (4.09%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 733 (100.00%) Java
2 342 (46.66%) SQL
3 309 (42.16%) JavaScript
4 36 (4.91%) XPath
5 35 (4.77%) PL/SQL
6 30 (4.09%) Scala
7 25 (3.41%) Groovy
8 19 (2.59%) XQuery
9 18 (2.46%) Perl
9 18 (2.46%) Ruby
10 17 (2.32%) Shell Script
11 16 (2.18%) C++
11 16 (2.18%) HQL
12 15 (2.05%) C#
13 14 (1.91%) AspectJ
14 13 (1.77%) Python
15 12 (1.64%) Bash Shell
16 11 (1.50%) PHP
17 5 (0.68%) C
17 5 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 135 (18.42%) Degree
2 31 (4.23%) Sun Certification
2 31 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 28 (3.82%) OCPJP
4 24 (3.27%) SC Cleared
5 22 (3.00%) Oracle Certification
6 19 (2.59%) VCP4
7 12 (1.64%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.09%) OCMJD
9 3 (0.41%) OCPJWCD
10 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.27%) QA
2 3 (0.41%) SLA
2 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 221 (30.15%) Oracle
2 50 (6.82%) Sun
3 42 (5.73%) IBM
4 25 (3.41%) hybris
5 19 (2.59%) Microsoft
6 16 (2.18%) Endeca
7 15 (2.05%) Adobe
8 9 (1.23%) Interwoven
9 8 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.09%) VMware
10 7 (0.95%) ATG
11 6 (0.82%) Sybase
11 6 (0.82%) SAP
12 4 (0.55%) Terracotta
13 3 (0.41%) Venda
13 3 (0.41%) Demandware
13 3 (0.41%) Chordiant
13 3 (0.41%) Hitachi
14 2 (0.27%) BT
14 2 (0.27%) Alterian
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