The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 458 389 327
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 187 229 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.52% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.56% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 174 205 364
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42908 41018 46961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.55% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35852 34457 40696
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the London region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in London

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in London

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 18 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
City of London +28 52 £51,250 -6.81% 5
Westminster - 4 £46,000 - 1
Hounslow -12 3 £45,000 -
Surbiton -5 2 £49,500 +23.75%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 348 (100.00%) Java
1 348 (100.00%) J2EE
2 271 (77.87%) Spring
3 190 (54.60%) Hibernate
4 184 (52.87%) SQL
5 178 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
6 156 (44.83%) JSP
7 146 (41.95%) HTML
8 135 (38.79%) JavaScript
9 119 (34.20%) XML
10 112 (32.18%) TDD
11 109 (31.32%) CSS
12 108 (31.03%) Oracle
13 93 (26.72%) Java EE
14 92 (26.44%) Linux
15 83 (23.85%) Servlets
16 81 (23.28%) E-Commerce
17 80 (22.99%) OO
18 78 (22.41%) Web Services
19 71 (20.40%) Finance
20 69 (19.83%) Degree
21 66 (18.97%) Ajax
22 65 (18.68%) Scrum
23 64 (18.39%) UNIX
23 64 (18.39%) MySQL
24 61 (17.53%) MVC
25 60 (17.24%) Tomcat
26 59 (16.95%) JBoss
27 57 (16.38%) Apache
28 55 (15.80%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 60 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 57 (16.38%) Apache
3 42 (12.07%) WebSphere
4 36 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
5 29 (8.33%) CMS
6 19 (5.46%) Apache Solr
7 18 (5.17%) GlassFish
8 11 (3.16%) WebLogic
9 10 (2.87%) IIS
10 5 (1.44%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.86%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (0.86%) Jetty
12 2 (0.57%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.29%) Node.js
13 1 (0.29%) Liferay
13 1 (0.29%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (2.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.87%) SaaS
1 10 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.15%) GitHub
3 3 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.90%) SNMP
2 15 (4.31%) SSH
3 5 (1.44%) Internet
4 4 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (18.39%) MySQL
2 33 (9.48%) Relational Database
2 33 (9.48%) DB2
3 22 (6.32%) NoSQL
4 20 (5.75%) SQL Server
5 19 (5.46%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.59%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.30%) Big Data
9 5 (1.44%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.15%) Redis
11 3 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.29%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.29%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.29%) QlikView
12 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 48 (13.79%) Maven
1 48 (13.79%) JUnit
2 34 (9.77%) Git (software)
3 32 (9.20%) Eclipse
4 27 (7.76%) Subversion
5 25 (7.18%) Ant
6 13 (3.74%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.74%) Selenium
7 7 (2.01%) Emacs
7 7 (2.01%) Mockito
8 6 (1.72%) JIRA
9 4 (1.15%) Hudson
10 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.86%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.57%) Grunt
12 1 (0.29%) Gradle
12 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
General
1 71 (20.40%) Finance
2 55 (15.80%) Banking
3 43 (12.36%) Games
3 43 (12.36%) Front Office
4 41 (11.78%) Back Office
5 31 (8.91%) Investment Banking
6 30 (8.62%) Music Industry
7 27 (7.76%) Telecoms
8 25 (7.18%) Retail
9 5 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.86%) Law
11 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Marketing
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
11 1 (0.29%) Automotive
11 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (100.00%) J2EE
2 271 (77.87%) Spring
3 190 (54.60%) Hibernate
4 156 (44.83%) JSP
5 146 (41.95%) HTML
6 119 (34.20%) XML
7 109 (31.32%) CSS
8 93 (26.72%) Java EE
9 83 (23.85%) Servlets
10 78 (22.41%) Web Services
11 66 (18.97%) Ajax
12 54 (15.52%) Struts
13 50 (14.37%) JMS
14 49 (14.08%) Spring MVC
15 45 (12.93%) JSTL
16 43 (12.36%) JDBC
17 39 (11.21%) JPA
18 34 (9.77%) jQuery
19 33 (9.48%) HTML5
19 33 (9.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.62%) Open Source
1 30 (8.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 26 (7.47%) Derivative
3 25 (7.18%) Fixed Income
4 24 (6.90%) Contract for Difference
5 23 (6.61%) Computer Science
6 19 (5.46%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 18 (5.17%) Online Games
8 14 (4.02%) Mobile Games
8 14 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (3.74%) Equities
10 12 (3.45%) Digital Media
11 10 (2.87%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.72%) W3C
12 6 (1.72%) Physics
13 5 (1.44%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.44%) Credit Risk
13 5 (1.44%) Market Risk
14 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 92 (26.44%) Linux
2 64 (18.39%) UNIX
3 13 (3.74%) Windows
4 5 (1.44%) Android
5 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.57%) Solaris
7 1 (0.29%) AIX
7 1 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (32.18%) TDD
3 81 (23.28%) E-Commerce
4 80 (22.99%) OO
5 65 (18.68%) Scrum
6 61 (17.53%) MVC
7 47 (13.51%) Web Development
8 44 (12.64%) Multithreading
8 44 (12.64%) SOA
9 43 (12.36%) BDD
10 34 (9.77%) UML
11 31 (8.91%) Mentoring
12 26 (7.47%) Software Engineering
12 26 (7.47%) OOD
13 24 (6.90%) B2B
14 23 (6.61%) User Stories
15 22 (6.32%) Content Management
16 20 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (5.46%) E-business
18 15 (4.31%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 348 (100.00%) Java
2 184 (52.87%) SQL
3 135 (38.79%) JavaScript
4 17 (4.89%) PL/SQL
5 16 (4.60%) Scala
6 14 (4.02%) PHP
7 12 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.01%) Ruby
9 5 (1.44%) HQL
9 5 (1.44%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.44%) C#
10 4 (1.15%) C
10 4 (1.15%) Groovy
11 3 (0.86%) Python
12 2 (0.57%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.29%) XPath
13 1 (0.29%) C++
13 1 (0.29%) Perl
13 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (19.83%) Degree
2 11 (3.16%) Sun Certification
3 10 (2.87%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (15.52%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (2.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.86%) Puppet
3 2 (0.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 108 (31.03%) Oracle
2 59 (16.95%) JBoss
3 34 (9.77%) IBM
4 25 (7.18%) Calypso
5 24 (6.90%) Murex
6 14 (4.02%) hybris
7 10 (2.87%) VMware
8 6 (1.72%) Sybase
9 5 (1.44%) Endeca
9 5 (1.44%) BEA
9 5 (1.44%) Microsoft
10 4 (1.15%) Chordiant
11 3 (0.86%) SAP
11 3 (0.86%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.57%) Adobe
12 2 (0.57%) Google
13 1 (0.29%) Twitter
13 1 (0.29%) GigaSpaces
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Maximum £50,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + strong package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum 40000
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of Westminster
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 27 days ago