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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 537 406 431
Rank change year-on-year
-131 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 339 631 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.61% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.64% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 293 515 512
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 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 27 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 -51 130 £50,000 -6.54% 11
South East -10 102 £47,250 +5.00% 11
East of England +14 37 £46,000 +7.60% 2
Yorkshire -97 29 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North West -26 24 £37,500 -6.25% 9
South West -28 6 £41,250 -8.33% 1
West Midlands -43 6 £53,750 +34.37%
East Midlands +4 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 716 (100.00%) Java
1 716 (100.00%) J2EE
2 412 (57.54%) Spring
3 324 (45.25%) SQL
4 313 (43.72%) Hibernate
5 301 (42.04%) JavaScript
6 292 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
7 265 (37.01%) Web Services
8 258 (36.03%) XML
9 229 (31.98%) HTML
10 217 (30.31%) Linux
11 208 (29.05%) JSP
12 198 (27.65%) Oracle
13 193 (26.96%) CSS
14 179 (25.00%) SOAP
15 172 (24.02%) Eclipse
16 165 (23.04%) Tomcat
17 162 (22.63%) Maven
18 161 (22.49%) Ant
19 151 (21.09%) JUnit
20 143 (19.97%) MVC
21 132 (18.44%) MySQL
22 131 (18.30%) TDD
23 130 (18.16%) Degree
24 127 (17.74%) Subversion
25 125 (17.46%) JBoss
26 122 (17.04%) Apache
26 122 (17.04%) Software Engineering
27 115 (16.06%) Struts
28 110 (15.36%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 27 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
1 165 (23.04%) Tomcat
2 125 (17.46%) JBoss
3 122 (17.04%) Apache
4 77 (10.75%) WebLogic
5 65 (9.08%) WebSphere
6 30 (4.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 24 (3.35%) Apache Solr
8 22 (3.07%) Node.js
9 16 (2.23%) Cloud Foundry
9 16 (2.23%) GlassFish
10 14 (1.96%) Alfresco
11 12 (1.68%) Adobe CQ
12 9 (1.26%) CMS
12 9 (1.26%) Joomla!
13 7 (0.98%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 6 (0.84%) IIS
14 6 (0.84%) Liferay
15 5 (0.70%) LiveCycle
16 4 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (1.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) Enfinity
2 1 (0.14%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.31%) SaaS
2 14 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.70%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (9.50%) HTTP
2 33 (4.61%) Internet
3 10 (1.40%) SSH
3 10 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.28%) SSL
4 2 (0.28%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.14%) SNMP
5 1 (0.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (18.44%) MySQL
2 83 (11.59%) SQL Server
3 60 (8.38%) Relational Database
4 47 (6.56%) RDBMS
5 36 (5.03%) NoSQL
6 35 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (4.47%) MongoDB
8 26 (3.63%) Oracle Database
9 19 (2.65%) DB2
10 18 (2.51%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.54%) Big Data
12 8 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.42%) JasperReports
14 3 (0.42%) Hazelcast
14 3 (0.42%) SAP HANA
14 3 (0.42%) HBase
Development Applications
1 172 (24.02%) Eclipse
2 162 (22.63%) Maven
3 161 (22.49%) Ant
4 151 (21.09%) JUnit
5 127 (17.74%) Subversion
6 98 (13.69%) Git (software)
7 62 (8.66%) JIRA
8 46 (6.42%) TestNG
8 46 (6.42%) SoapUI
9 36 (5.03%) Hudson
9 36 (5.03%) Jenkins
10 29 (4.05%) Selenium
11 10 (1.40%) Log4j
11 10 (1.40%) Mockito
11 10 (1.40%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.40%) Emacs
12 6 (0.84%) Apache Ivy
12 6 (0.84%) Gradle
12 6 (0.84%) IntelliJ
12 6 (0.84%) JMeter
General
1 87 (12.15%) Finance
2 54 (7.54%) Retail
3 45 (6.28%) Telecoms
3 45 (6.28%) Banking
4 24 (3.35%) Games
5 19 (2.65%) Publishing
6 17 (2.37%) Back Office
7 15 (2.09%) Front Office
8 13 (1.82%) Music Industry
9 12 (1.68%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.40%) iGaming
11 9 (1.26%) Marketing
12 8 (1.12%) Law
13 7 (0.98%) Legal
14 6 (0.84%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.70%) Advertising
15 5 (0.70%) Automotive
16 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.28%) Electronics
17 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 716 (100.00%) J2EE
2 412 (57.54%) Spring
3 313 (43.72%) Hibernate
4 265 (37.01%) Web Services
5 258 (36.03%) XML
6 229 (31.98%) HTML
7 208 (29.05%) JSP
8 193 (26.96%) CSS
9 179 (25.00%) SOAP
10 115 (16.06%) Struts
11 110 (15.36%) jQuery
12 103 (14.39%) Spring MVC
13 100 (13.97%) JDBC
14 94 (13.13%) Ajax
15 93 (12.99%) Servlets
16 86 (12.01%) REST
17 81 (11.31%) Java EE
18 77 (10.75%) RESTful
19 73 (10.20%) JSON
20 69 (9.64%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (10.61%) Computer Science
2 37 (5.17%) Open Source
3 30 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 11 (1.54%) Social Media
7 10 (1.40%) Mobile Payment
7 10 (1.40%) Mobile Games
8 9 (1.26%) RIA
8 9 (1.26%) Online Games
9 8 (1.12%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 7 (0.98%) Spread Betting
10 7 (0.98%) Mobile App
10 7 (0.98%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.84%) Web 2.0
12 5 (0.70%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.70%) iSeries
13 3 (0.42%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.42%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 217 (30.31%) Linux
2 90 (12.57%) UNIX
3 60 (8.38%) Windows
4 14 (1.96%) Android
4 14 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.84%) HPUX
5 6 (0.84%) Solaris
6 5 (0.70%) CentOS
6 5 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.56%) AIX
7 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (19.97%) MVC
3 131 (18.30%) TDD
4 122 (17.04%) Software Engineering
5 110 (15.36%) OO
6 100 (13.97%) E-Commerce
7 95 (13.27%) Scrum
8 77 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
9 70 (9.78%) Unit Testing
10 68 (9.50%) Multithreading
11 57 (7.96%) OOP
12 54 (7.54%) Web Development
13 51 (7.12%) UML
14 48 (6.70%) Integration Testing
15 44 (6.15%) SOA
16 35 (4.89%) BDD
17 34 (4.75%) Content Management
18 33 (4.61%) Mentoring
19 31 (4.33%) Software Architecture
20 29 (4.05%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 716 (100.00%) Java
2 324 (45.25%) SQL
3 301 (42.04%) JavaScript
4 34 (4.75%) PL/SQL
5 33 (4.61%) XPath
6 28 (3.91%) Scala
7 23 (3.21%) Groovy
8 21 (2.93%) C++
9 19 (2.65%) XQuery
10 17 (2.37%) Ruby
10 17 (2.37%) HQL
11 16 (2.23%) Shell Script
11 16 (2.23%) AspectJ
11 16 (2.23%) Perl
12 14 (1.96%) C#
12 14 (1.96%) Python
13 10 (1.40%) PHP
14 6 (0.84%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.70%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.42%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 130 (18.16%) Degree
2 32 (4.47%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.49%) OCPJP
4 23 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 23 (3.21%) Sun Certification
5 19 (2.65%) Oracle Certification
6 14 (1.96%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.98%) OCMJD
8 4 (0.56%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.35%) QA
2 3 (0.42%) SLA
2 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 198 (27.65%) Oracle
2 44 (6.15%) IBM
3 39 (5.45%) Sun
4 28 (3.91%) hybris
5 24 (3.35%) Microsoft
6 17 (2.37%) Endeca
7 15 (2.09%) Adobe
8 10 (1.40%) VMware
9 9 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.98%) ATG
11 6 (0.84%) Sybase
11 6 (0.84%) SAP
11 6 (0.84%) Interwoven
11 6 (0.84%) Terracotta
12 4 (0.56%) Google
12 4 (0.56%) OpenLink
12 4 (0.56%) BT
13 3 (0.42%) Hitachi
13 3 (0.42%) Venda
13 3 (0.42%) Demandware
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £47,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: Very Attractive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50-£60,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + 5% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Altura
Salary: £0 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Up to £55k DOE + excellent benefits package (pension, medical/dental,
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago