The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 458 427 314
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -113
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 503 523 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.51% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.54% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 438 483 782
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103361 95969 105981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.24% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85252 80299 91558
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -49 202 £50,000 - 16
South East -26 86 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire -31 64 £37,500 +7.14% 4
North West +5 58 £37,500 +4.16% 10
East of England +8 54 £44,000 +10.00% 5
East Midlands -11 25 £32,500 -13.33% 2
South West -8 21 £37,500 +7.14% 4
West Midlands -7 19 £32,500 -13.33% 2
North East +3 5 £47,500 +26.66%
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1105 (100.00%) Java
1 1105 (100.00%) J2EE
2 762 (68.96%) Spring
3 537 (48.60%) Hibernate
4 500 (45.25%) SQL
5 394 (35.66%) Oracle
6 377 (34.12%) JavaScript
7 369 (33.39%) XML
8 348 (31.49%) HTML
9 334 (30.23%) JSP
10 307 (27.78%) Tomcat
11 262 (23.71%) CSS
12 250 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
13 249 (22.53%) Linux
14 244 (22.08%) Maven
15 243 (21.99%) Web Services
16 223 (20.18%) OO
17 207 (18.73%) Servlets
17 207 (18.73%) TDD
18 205 (18.55%) Subversion
19 196 (17.74%) E-Commerce
20 191 (17.29%) Scrum
21 183 (16.56%) JBoss
21 183 (16.56%) Java EE
22 182 (16.47%) Finance
23 180 (16.29%) Relational Database
24 172 (15.57%) Struts
24 172 (15.57%) JUnit
25 171 (15.48%) Software Engineering
26 165 (14.93%) JMS

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 307 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 145 (13.12%) WebLogic
3 133 (12.04%) Apache
4 104 (9.41%) WebSphere
5 50 (4.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 44 (3.98%) GlassFish
7 43 (3.89%) Apache Solr
8 41 (3.71%) CMS
9 21 (1.90%) Magnolia
10 17 (1.54%) TeamSite
11 16 (1.45%) Jetty
12 10 (0.90%) IIS
13 8 (0.72%) Adobe CQ
13 8 (0.72%) Liferay
14 7 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
15 5 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
16 4 (0.36%) WebSphere Process Server
16 4 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 13 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.09%) SaaS
4 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.71%) HTTP
2 35 (3.17%) SNMP
3 19 (1.72%) SSH
4 18 (1.63%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.90%) Internet
6 2 (0.18%) Broadband
6 2 (0.18%) SAN
7 1 (0.090%) Intranet
7 1 (0.090%) LDAP
7 1 (0.090%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (16.29%) Relational Database
2 142 (12.85%) RDBMS
3 119 (10.77%) MySQL
4 91 (8.24%) SQL Server
5 49 (4.43%) DB2
6 43 (3.89%) NoSQL
7 41 (3.71%) Oracle Database
8 26 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (1.54%) Data Mining
10 16 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 16 (1.45%) Big Data
11 14 (1.27%) MongoDB
12 12 (1.09%) Hadoop
13 10 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.63%) Informix
15 6 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
15 6 (0.54%) JasperReports
16 5 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 244 (22.08%) Maven
2 205 (18.55%) Subversion
3 172 (15.57%) JUnit
4 130 (11.76%) Eclipse
5 117 (10.59%) Ant
6 95 (8.60%) Hudson
7 65 (5.88%) Git (software)
8 44 (3.98%) Jenkins
9 36 (3.26%) JIRA
10 26 (2.35%) Selenium
10 26 (2.35%) Gradle
11 15 (1.36%) Mockito
12 11 (1.00%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.00%) Emacs
13 8 (0.72%) Mercurial
14 7 (0.63%) jMock
14 7 (0.63%) Rational Application Developer
14 7 (0.63%) TeamCity
15 5 (0.45%) FitNesse
16 4 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 182 (16.47%) Finance
2 79 (7.15%) Banking
3 51 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 48 (4.34%) Retail
4 48 (4.34%) Games
5 47 (4.25%) Front Office
6 44 (3.98%) Back Office
7 39 (3.53%) Investment Banking
8 31 (2.81%) Automotive
8 31 (2.81%) Music Industry
9 13 (1.18%) Marketing
9 13 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.90%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.45%) Advertising
11 5 (0.45%) Publishing
11 5 (0.45%) Legal
12 4 (0.36%) Electronics
12 4 (0.36%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.18%) Law
13 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1105 (100.00%) J2EE
2 762 (68.96%) Spring
3 537 (48.60%) Hibernate
4 369 (33.39%) XML
5 348 (31.49%) HTML
6 334 (30.23%) JSP
7 262 (23.71%) CSS
8 243 (21.99%) Web Services
9 207 (18.73%) Servlets
10 183 (16.56%) Java EE
11 172 (15.57%) Struts
12 165 (14.93%) JMS
13 145 (13.12%) Ajax
14 119 (10.77%) EJB
15 115 (10.41%) JDBC
16 113 (10.23%) SOAP
17 103 (9.32%) Spring MVC
18 91 (8.24%) jQuery
18 91 (8.24%) JPA
19 72 (6.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 95 (8.60%) Computer Science
2 82 (7.42%) Open Source
3 73 (6.61%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 28 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 27 (2.44%) Derivative
7 26 (2.35%) N-Tier
8 25 (2.26%) Fixed Income
9 20 (1.81%) Digital Media
10 18 (1.63%) Mobile Games
11 17 (1.54%) Contract for Difference
12 13 (1.18%) Mathematics
13 12 (1.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 11 (1.00%) Equities
14 11 (1.00%) Social Media
14 11 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
14 11 (1.00%) Online Games
15 10 (0.90%) Credit Risk
15 10 (0.90%) Market Risk
16 6 (0.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 249 (22.53%) Linux
2 142 (12.85%) UNIX
3 39 (3.53%) Windows
4 13 (1.18%) Android
5 6 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.45%) Solaris
6 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.45%) AIX
7 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.090%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.090%) VMS
8 1 (0.090%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (20.18%) OO
3 207 (18.73%) TDD
4 196 (17.74%) E-Commerce
5 191 (17.29%) Scrum
6 171 (15.48%) Software Engineering
7 125 (11.31%) MVC
8 102 (9.23%) Web Development
9 100 (9.05%) SOA
10 99 (8.96%) Unit Testing
11 89 (8.05%) UML
12 82 (7.42%) OOD
13 80 (7.24%) Multithreading
14 71 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
15 68 (6.15%) BDD
16 48 (4.34%) OOA/OOD
17 45 (4.07%) Web Application Development
18 44 (3.98%) OOP
19 42 (3.80%) B2B
20 33 (2.99%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1105 (100.00%) Java
2 500 (45.25%) SQL
3 377 (34.12%) JavaScript
4 58 (5.25%) PL/SQL
5 40 (3.62%) C++
6 38 (3.44%) Scala
7 25 (2.26%) Bash Shell
7 25 (2.26%) Groovy
8 24 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 22 (1.99%) PHP
10 21 (1.90%) Perl
11 17 (1.54%) XPath
12 15 (1.36%) Python
13 14 (1.27%) C
14 12 (1.09%) C#
14 12 (1.09%) XQuery
15 11 (1.00%) Ruby
15 11 (1.00%) HQL
16 5 (0.45%) Clojure
17 3 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 161 (14.57%) Degree
2 54 (4.89%) Sun Certification
3 21 (1.90%) OCPJP
4 17 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.00%) OCMJD
6 10 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.27%) HND
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.090%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.090%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.97%) QA
System Software
1 10 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.090%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 394 (35.66%) Oracle
2 183 (16.56%) JBoss
3 48 (4.34%) IBM
4 45 (4.07%) Sun
5 24 (2.17%) hybris
6 20 (1.81%) Calypso
7 18 (1.63%) Murex
8 17 (1.54%) Vignette
9 16 (1.45%) SAP
10 12 (1.09%) JD Edwards
10 12 (1.09%) Endeca
11 10 (0.90%) Google
11 10 (0.90%) VMware
11 10 (0.90%) Sybase
11 10 (0.90%) BEA
12 6 (0.54%) Perforce
13 5 (0.45%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.45%) Microsoft
13 5 (0.45%) Adobe
13 5 (0.45%) Twitter
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