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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 457 398 320
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 163 233 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.52% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.55% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 150 209 359
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £37,500 £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
42251 42158 47038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.53% 93.62% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35246 35423 40644
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 £32,000
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +25 46 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Westminster - 3 £46,000 - 1
Surbiton -4 2 £49,500 +22.22%
Hounslow -10 1 £45,000 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 335 (100.00%) Java
1 335 (100.00%) J2EE
2 259 (77.31%) Spring
3 176 (52.54%) Hibernate
4 174 (51.94%) SQL
5 164 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
6 155 (46.27%) JSP
7 143 (42.69%) HTML
8 133 (39.70%) JavaScript
9 113 (33.73%) XML
10 108 (32.24%) CSS
11 106 (31.64%) TDD
12 101 (30.15%) Oracle
13 93 (27.76%) Java EE
14 92 (27.46%) Linux
15 84 (25.07%) E-Commerce
16 80 (23.88%) Web Services
17 79 (23.58%) OO
17 79 (23.58%) Servlets
18 66 (19.70%) MySQL
19 65 (19.40%) Ajax
20 64 (19.10%) Degree
20 64 (19.10%) UNIX
21 63 (18.81%) Finance
22 60 (17.91%) MVC
22 60 (17.91%) Tomcat
23 57 (17.01%) Scrum
24 55 (16.42%) Apache
25 53 (15.82%) JBoss
26 52 (15.52%) Struts

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (17.91%) Tomcat
2 55 (16.42%) Apache
3 39 (11.64%) WebSphere
4 34 (10.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 27 (8.06%) CMS
6 19 (5.67%) Apache Solr
7 18 (5.37%) GlassFish
8 12 (3.58%) WebLogic
9 10 (2.99%) IIS
10 5 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.90%) Jetty
12 2 (0.60%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
13 1 (0.30%) Node.js
13 1 (0.30%) Mule
13 1 (0.30%) Liferay
13 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.99%) SaaS
1 10 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.57%) SNMP
2 14 (4.18%) SSH
3 5 (1.49%) Internet
4 3 (0.90%) HTTP
5 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.70%) MySQL
2 31 (9.25%) DB2
3 30 (8.96%) Relational Database
4 23 (6.87%) NoSQL
5 20 (5.97%) SQL Server
6 17 (5.07%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.28%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.39%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.49%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.49%) Big Data
9 5 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.19%) Redis
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.30%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.30%) DataStage
12 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 50 (14.93%) JUnit
2 45 (13.43%) Maven
3 34 (10.15%) Git (software)
4 31 (9.25%) Eclipse
5 28 (8.36%) Ant
6 25 (7.46%) Subversion
7 13 (3.88%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.88%) Selenium
8 7 (2.09%) Mockito
9 6 (1.79%) JIRA
9 6 (1.79%) Emacs
10 4 (1.19%) Hudson
11 3 (0.90%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.90%) ClearCase
11 3 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.60%) Grunt
13 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.30%) Gradle
13 1 (0.30%) Spock
13 1 (0.30%) ClearQuest
General
1 63 (18.81%) Finance
2 50 (14.93%) Banking
3 44 (13.13%) Games
4 40 (11.94%) Front Office
5 38 (11.34%) Back Office
6 29 (8.66%) Music Industry
7 28 (8.36%) Investment Banking
7 28 (8.36%) Telecoms
8 25 (7.46%) Retail
9 5 (1.49%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.90%) Law
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (100.00%) J2EE
2 259 (77.31%) Spring
3 176 (52.54%) Hibernate
4 155 (46.27%) JSP
5 143 (42.69%) HTML
6 113 (33.73%) XML
7 108 (32.24%) CSS
8 93 (27.76%) Java EE
9 80 (23.88%) Web Services
10 79 (23.58%) Servlets
11 65 (19.40%) Ajax
12 52 (15.52%) Struts
13 49 (14.63%) Spring MVC
14 44 (13.13%) JSTL
14 44 (13.13%) JMS
15 43 (12.84%) JDBC
16 36 (10.75%) JPA
17 35 (10.45%) SOAP
18 33 (9.85%) HTML5
18 33 (9.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.36%) Open Source
2 27 (8.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (7.16%) Derivative
4 23 (6.87%) Contract for Difference
4 23 (6.87%) Fixed Income
5 22 (6.57%) Computer Science
6 20 (5.97%) Online Games
7 19 (5.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 14 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (3.88%) Equities
9 13 (3.88%) Mobile Games
10 9 (2.69%) Digital Media
10 9 (2.69%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.69%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.79%) Physics
11 6 (1.79%) W3C
12 5 (1.49%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.19%) Credit Risk
13 4 (1.19%) Market Risk
13 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 92 (27.46%) Linux
2 64 (19.10%) UNIX
3 12 (3.58%) Windows
4 4 (1.19%) Android
5 2 (0.60%) Solaris
5 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) AIX
6 1 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (31.64%) TDD
3 84 (25.07%) E-Commerce
4 79 (23.58%) OO
5 60 (17.91%) MVC
6 57 (17.01%) Scrum
7 45 (13.43%) Web Development
8 43 (12.84%) Multithreading
9 42 (12.54%) SOA
10 39 (11.64%) BDD
11 33 (9.85%) Mentoring
12 30 (8.96%) UML
13 29 (8.66%) Software Engineering
14 25 (7.46%) OOD
15 23 (6.87%) User Stories
16 22 (6.57%) B2B
17 19 (5.67%) Content Management
17 19 (5.67%) E-business
18 18 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
19 15 (4.48%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 335 (100.00%) Java
2 174 (51.94%) SQL
3 133 (39.70%) JavaScript
4 16 (4.78%) PL/SQL
5 14 (4.18%) Scala
6 12 (3.58%) PHP
7 11 (3.28%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.39%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.79%) Ruby
10 5 (1.49%) HQL
11 4 (1.19%) C#
12 3 (0.90%) Groovy
12 3 (0.90%) Python
12 3 (0.90%) C
13 2 (0.60%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.30%) XQuery
14 1 (0.30%) C++
14 1 (0.30%) Perl
14 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (19.10%) Degree
2 10 (2.99%) Sun Certification
3 9 (2.69%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (14.93%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (2.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.90%) Puppet
3 2 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 101 (30.15%) Oracle
2 53 (15.82%) JBoss
3 32 (9.55%) IBM
4 23 (6.87%) Murex
4 23 (6.87%) Calypso
5 14 (4.18%) hybris
6 10 (2.99%) VMware
7 5 (1.49%) BEA
7 5 (1.49%) Microsoft
7 5 (1.49%) Sybase
7 5 (1.49%) Endeca
8 4 (1.19%) Chordiant
9 2 (0.60%) Adobe
10 1 (0.30%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.30%) SAP
10 1 (0.30%) GigaSpaces
10 1 (0.30%) Google
London
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Maximum £50,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Required IT
Salary: £60,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum upto 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £70000 Per Annum £70 000
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of Westminster
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago