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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 522 440 428
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 106 198 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.42% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.45% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 92 185 192
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
41652 44041 41257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.51% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35598 36801 34617
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 2015.

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 September 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
City of London +12 28 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Croydon - 5 £60,000 -
Feltham - 2 £47,500 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 207 (100.00%) Java
1 207 (100.00%) J2EE
2 151 (72.95%) Spring
3 99 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (46.86%) Hibernate
5 96 (46.38%) JavaScript
6 81 (39.13%) HTML
7 75 (36.23%) SQL
8 71 (34.30%) CSS
9 69 (33.33%) Web Services
10 61 (29.47%) TDD
11 59 (28.50%) Tomcat
12 56 (27.05%) Maven
13 51 (24.64%) jQuery
13 51 (24.64%) XML
14 47 (22.71%) JUnit
15 46 (22.22%) Oracle
15 46 (22.22%) Linux
16 45 (21.74%) OO
16 45 (21.74%) Eclipse
17 43 (20.77%) Subversion
18 42 (20.29%) JSP
19 41 (19.81%) REST
20 39 (18.84%) Finance
21 37 (17.87%) WebLogic
21 37 (17.87%) XSLT
22 36 (17.39%) Software Engineering
23 33 (15.94%) JBoss
23 33 (15.94%) Ant
24 31 (14.98%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 59 (28.50%) Tomcat
2 37 (17.87%) WebLogic
3 33 (15.94%) JBoss
4 16 (7.73%) WebSphere
5 14 (6.76%) Apache
6 12 (5.80%) MQSeries
6 12 (5.80%) Apache Solr
7 9 (4.35%) Confluence
7 9 (4.35%) Node.js
8 5 (2.42%) CMS
9 4 (1.93%) Liferay
9 4 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.93%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.45%) Jetty
11 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.97%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.48%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.48%) LiveCycle
12 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (1.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.45%) IaaS
3 2 (0.97%) GitHub
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.80%) HTTP
2 9 (4.35%) LDAP
3 7 (3.38%) Internet
4 4 (1.93%) Broadband
5 2 (0.97%) SSL
5 2 (0.97%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.48%) SNMP
6 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.01%) MySQL
1 29 (14.01%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (7.25%) NoSQL
4 13 (6.28%) MongoDB
4 13 (6.28%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.90%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.42%) Neo4j
7 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.93%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.93%) Big Data
9 3 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 56 (27.05%) Maven
2 47 (22.71%) JUnit
3 45 (21.74%) Eclipse
4 43 (20.77%) Subversion
5 33 (15.94%) Ant
6 30 (14.49%) Git (software)
7 21 (10.14%) Jenkins
8 19 (9.18%) JIRA
9 10 (4.83%) MagicDraw
9 10 (4.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.42%) Selenium
10 5 (2.42%) Gradle
10 5 (2.42%) Hudson
11 4 (1.93%) FitNesse
11 4 (1.93%) Log4j
11 4 (1.93%) TestNG
12 3 (1.45%) jMock
13 2 (0.97%) IntelliJ
13 2 (0.97%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.97%) Mockito
General
1 39 (18.84%) Finance
2 25 (12.08%) Banking
3 17 (8.21%) Publishing
4 11 (5.31%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.35%) Retail
6 7 (3.38%) Games
7 4 (1.93%) Law
7 4 (1.93%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (100.00%) J2EE
2 151 (72.95%) Spring
3 97 (46.86%) Hibernate
4 81 (39.13%) HTML
5 71 (34.30%) CSS
6 69 (33.33%) Web Services
7 51 (24.64%) XML
7 51 (24.64%) jQuery
8 42 (20.29%) JSP
9 41 (19.81%) REST
10 37 (17.87%) XSLT
11 31 (14.98%) Ajax
12 28 (13.53%) Servlets
13 27 (13.04%) Java EE
14 26 (12.56%) JPA
14 26 (12.56%) RESTful
14 26 (12.56%) HTML5
14 26 (12.56%) Struts
15 24 (11.59%) EJB
16 21 (10.14%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.86%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.90%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.93%) Spread Betting
6 4 (1.93%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.45%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.45%) W3C
7 3 (1.45%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.97%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.97%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.97%) Social Gaming
8 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.97%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.97%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.97%) Equities
8 2 (0.97%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.22%) Linux
2 26 (12.56%) UNIX
3 14 (6.76%) Windows
4 5 (2.42%) Solaris
5 3 (1.45%) CentOS
6 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.97%) AIX
6 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (29.47%) TDD
3 45 (21.74%) OO
4 36 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 30 (14.49%) E-Commerce
6 27 (13.04%) UML
7 26 (12.56%) Scrum
8 24 (11.59%) MVC
8 24 (11.59%) SDLC
9 23 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (9.18%) Web Development
11 18 (8.70%) BDD
12 17 (8.21%) Waterfall
13 14 (6.76%) Unit Testing
14 13 (6.28%) Asset Management
14 13 (6.28%) SOA
15 11 (5.31%) OOA/OOD
16 10 (4.83%) OOP
16 10 (4.83%) Project Management
16 10 (4.83%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 207 (100.00%) Java
2 96 (46.38%) JavaScript
3 75 (36.23%) SQL
4 15 (7.25%) Python
5 9 (4.35%) C
6 8 (3.86%) C++
6 8 (3.86%) XPath
6 8 (3.86%) Scala
7 7 (3.38%) Jython
7 7 (3.38%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.42%) XQuery
9 4 (1.93%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.45%) C#
11 2 (0.97%) Perl
11 2 (0.97%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.97%) Ruby
11 2 (0.97%) R
12 1 (0.48%) HQL
12 1 (0.48%) Go
12 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (11.59%) Degree
2 4 (1.93%) PhD
2 4 (1.93%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) SLA
1 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.97%) Nagios
2 2 (0.97%) Puppet
3 1 (0.48%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 46 (22.22%) Oracle
2 11 (5.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 7 (3.38%) IBM
4 7 (3.38%) TIBCO
5 6 (2.90%) hybris
6 4 (1.93%) Google
6 4 (1.93%) VMware
6 4 (1.93%) Sybase
7 2 (0.97%) BT
7 2 (0.97%) Terracotta
7 2 (0.97%) Splunk
7 2 (0.97%) Assembla
8 1 (0.48%) Demandware
8 1 (0.48%) Facebook
8 1 (0.48%) Endeca
8 1 (0.48%) SAP
8 1 (0.48%) Adobe
8 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
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