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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 428 412 309
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -103
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 202 210 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.47% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.50% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 188 192 372
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +10 48 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Westminster - 7 £46,000 - 1
Hounslow -16 5 £45,000 -
Surbiton -7 3 £49,000 +22.50%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 358 (100.00%) Java
1 358 (100.00%) J2EE
2 279 (77.93%) Spring
3 208 (58.10%) Hibernate
4 196 (54.75%) SQL
5 150 (41.90%) JSP
6 144 (40.22%) HTML
7 131 (36.59%) JavaScript
7 131 (36.59%) XML
8 121 (33.80%) TDD
9 113 (31.56%) Oracle
10 105 (29.33%) CSS
11 92 (25.70%) Linux
12 90 (25.14%) Java EE
13 86 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
13 86 (24.02%) Servlets
14 79 (22.07%) Scrum
15 75 (20.95%) OO
16 74 (20.67%) Degree
17 73 (20.39%) Finance
18 72 (20.11%) Web Services
19 71 (19.83%) JBoss
20 69 (19.27%) E-Commerce
21 66 (18.44%) MVC
22 63 (17.60%) Ajax
23 62 (17.32%) Apache
23 62 (17.32%) MySQL
24 61 (17.04%) UNIX
24 61 (17.04%) QA
25 60 (16.76%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 62 (17.32%) Apache
2 60 (16.76%) Tomcat
3 37 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 36 (10.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 33 (9.22%) CMS
6 20 (5.59%) Apache Solr
7 18 (5.03%) GlassFish
8 12 (3.35%) WebLogic
9 10 (2.79%) IIS
10 5 (1.40%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (1.40%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.84%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.84%) Jetty
11 3 (0.84%) Confluence
12 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.28%) Mule
12 1 (0.28%) Liferay
12 1 (0.28%) Node.js
12 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (3.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (2.79%) SaaS
2 6 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.12%) GitHub
4 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.10%) SNMP
2 19 (5.31%) SSH
3 7 (1.96%) HTTP
4 5 (1.40%) Internet
5 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (17.32%) MySQL
2 37 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 32 (8.94%) DB2
4 24 (6.70%) RDBMS
5 23 (6.42%) NoSQL
6 20 (5.59%) SQL Server
7 15 (4.19%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.35%) MongoDB
9 10 (2.79%) Big Data
10 7 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.68%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.40%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.12%) Redis
14 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.84%) DTS
14 3 (0.84%) Infinispan
15 1 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 54 (15.08%) Maven
2 53 (14.80%) JUnit
3 41 (11.45%) Eclipse
4 38 (10.61%) Git (software)
5 37 (10.34%) Subversion
6 31 (8.66%) Ant
7 16 (4.47%) Jenkins
8 12 (3.35%) JIRA
9 11 (3.07%) Selenium
9 11 (3.07%) Emacs
10 8 (2.23%) Mockito
11 7 (1.96%) Hudson
12 4 (1.12%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.84%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.84%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.56%) Grunt
14 2 (0.56%) ProC
14 2 (0.56%) jMock
General
1 73 (20.39%) Finance
2 57 (15.92%) Banking
3 44 (12.29%) Front Office
4 42 (11.73%) Games
5 40 (11.17%) Back Office
6 31 (8.66%) Investment Banking
7 30 (8.38%) Music Industry
8 25 (6.98%) Telecoms
9 20 (5.59%) Retail
10 8 (2.23%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.84%) Advertising
12 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Marketing
13 1 (0.28%) Automotive
13 1 (0.28%) Law
13 1 (0.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (100.00%) J2EE
2 279 (77.93%) Spring
3 208 (58.10%) Hibernate
4 150 (41.90%) JSP
5 144 (40.22%) HTML
6 131 (36.59%) XML
7 105 (29.33%) CSS
8 90 (25.14%) Java EE
9 86 (24.02%) Servlets
10 72 (20.11%) Web Services
11 63 (17.60%) Ajax
12 57 (15.92%) JMS
13 54 (15.08%) Struts
14 50 (13.97%) Spring MVC
15 47 (13.13%) JSTL
16 43 (12.01%) JDBC
17 42 (11.73%) JPA
18 34 (9.50%) REST
19 33 (9.22%) HTML5
20 32 (8.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 30 (8.38%) Open Source
3 28 (7.82%) Derivative
4 24 (6.70%) Fixed Income
4 24 (6.70%) Computer Science
5 21 (5.87%) Contract for Difference
6 18 (5.03%) Mobile Games
7 16 (4.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 14 (3.91%) Digital Media
8 14 (3.91%) Online Games
9 11 (3.07%) Equities
10 9 (2.51%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.96%) Credit Risk
11 7 (1.96%) Market Risk
12 6 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.68%) W3C
13 5 (1.40%) Physics
13 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
14 4 (1.12%) iSeries
14 4 (1.12%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 92 (25.70%) Linux
2 61 (17.04%) UNIX
3 14 (3.91%) Windows
4 5 (1.40%) Android
5 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.56%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) AIX
7 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (33.80%) TDD
2 86 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (22.07%) Scrum
4 75 (20.95%) OO
5 69 (19.27%) E-Commerce
6 66 (18.44%) MVC
7 48 (13.41%) Multithreading
8 46 (12.85%) SOA
8 46 (12.85%) BDD
9 43 (12.01%) Web Development
10 40 (11.17%) UML
11 29 (8.10%) B2B
12 28 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (7.54%) OOD
14 25 (6.98%) Software Engineering
14 25 (6.98%) Content Management
15 23 (6.42%) User Stories
16 19 (5.31%) E-business
16 19 (5.31%) Unit Testing
17 18 (5.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 358 (100.00%) Java
2 196 (54.75%) SQL
3 131 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 21 (5.87%) Scala
5 18 (5.03%) PL/SQL
6 15 (4.19%) PHP
7 12 (3.35%) Shell Script
8 10 (2.79%) Groovy
9 9 (2.51%) Ruby
10 6 (1.68%) HQL
10 6 (1.68%) C#
10 6 (1.68%) Python
11 4 (1.12%) Clojure
12 3 (0.84%) C
12 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.28%) XPath
14 1 (0.28%) XQuery
14 1 (0.28%) C++
14 1 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 74 (20.67%) Degree
2 13 (3.63%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.79%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.79%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (17.04%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (2.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 113 (31.56%) Oracle
2 71 (19.83%) JBoss
3 31 (8.66%) IBM
4 23 (6.42%) Calypso
5 22 (6.15%) Murex
6 16 (4.47%) hybris
7 10 (2.79%) VMware
8 7 (1.96%) Endeca
8 7 (1.96%) SAP
8 7 (1.96%) JD Edwards
9 6 (1.68%) BEA
9 6 (1.68%) Sybase
10 4 (1.12%) Twitter
10 4 (1.12%) Microsoft
10 4 (1.12%) Google
11 2 (0.56%) FatWire
11 2 (0.56%) Adobe
12 1 (0.28%) GigaSpaces
12 1 (0.28%) Sun
12 1 (0.28%) Mercator
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of Westminster
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago