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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 513 448 411
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 118 208 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.46% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 100 194 197
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £41,200 £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
41213 44984 41450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.26% 93.44% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34953 37794 34623
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +29 32 £51,250 +2.50% 3
Croydon - 4 £60,000 -
Feltham - 3 £47,500 -
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Twickenham - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £52,500 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 223 (100.00%) Java
1 223 (100.00%) J2EE
2 152 (68.16%) Spring
3 107 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (47.98%) JavaScript
4 103 (46.19%) Hibernate
5 95 (42.60%) HTML
6 83 (37.22%) CSS
7 82 (36.77%) SQL
8 71 (31.84%) Web Services
9 64 (28.70%) TDD
10 62 (27.80%) Tomcat
11 58 (26.01%) Maven
12 53 (23.77%) jQuery
13 51 (22.87%) XML
14 49 (21.97%) JSP
15 47 (21.08%) Linux
15 47 (21.08%) Eclipse
16 45 (20.18%) Oracle
16 45 (20.18%) Subversion
17 42 (18.83%) JUnit
18 41 (18.39%) OO
19 40 (17.94%) REST
20 37 (16.59%) WebLogic
20 37 (16.59%) Software Engineering
21 36 (16.14%) Ajax
22 35 (15.70%) JBoss
22 35 (15.70%) Finance
23 34 (15.25%) XSLT
23 34 (15.25%) Ant

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 62 (27.80%) Tomcat
2 37 (16.59%) WebLogic
3 35 (15.70%) JBoss
4 19 (8.52%) Apache
4 19 (8.52%) WebSphere
5 13 (5.83%) Apache Solr
6 11 (4.93%) MQSeries
7 8 (3.59%) Confluence
8 7 (3.14%) Node.js
9 5 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.79%) CMS
10 4 (1.79%) Liferay
11 3 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (1.35%) LiveCycle
11 3 (1.35%) Jetty
12 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.79%) GitHub
3 3 (1.35%) IaaS
4 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.73%) HTTP
2 8 (3.59%) LDAP
3 7 (3.14%) Internet
4 4 (1.79%) Broadband
5 2 (0.90%) SSL
5 2 (0.90%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.45%) SNMP
6 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.45%) Intranet
6 1 (0.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.35%) MySQL
2 29 (13.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.07%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (8.07%) NoSQL
4 14 (6.28%) MongoDB
5 11 (4.93%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.69%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.24%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.79%) DB2
9 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.35%) Big Data
10 3 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.90%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.45%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 58 (26.01%) Maven
2 47 (21.08%) Eclipse
3 45 (20.18%) Subversion
4 42 (18.83%) JUnit
5 34 (15.25%) Ant
6 33 (14.80%) Git (software)
7 21 (9.42%) JIRA
7 21 (9.42%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.59%) Selenium
8 8 (3.59%) MagicDraw
8 8 (3.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.24%) Gradle
10 4 (1.79%) Hudson
10 4 (1.79%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.79%) TestNG
10 4 (1.79%) FitNesse
10 4 (1.79%) IntelliJ
10 4 (1.79%) Log4j
11 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.90%) Mockito
General
1 35 (15.70%) Finance
2 25 (11.21%) Banking
3 19 (8.52%) Publishing
4 11 (4.93%) Retail
5 8 (3.59%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.14%) Games
7 3 (1.35%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.90%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.45%) Marketing
9 1 (0.45%) iGaming
9 1 (0.45%) Law
9 1 (0.45%) Legal
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.45%) Front Office
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (100.00%) J2EE
2 152 (68.16%) Spring
3 103 (46.19%) Hibernate
4 95 (42.60%) HTML
5 83 (37.22%) CSS
6 71 (31.84%) Web Services
7 53 (23.77%) jQuery
8 51 (22.87%) XML
9 49 (21.97%) JSP
10 40 (17.94%) REST
11 36 (16.14%) Ajax
12 34 (15.25%) Servlets
12 34 (15.25%) XSLT
13 32 (14.35%) Struts
13 32 (14.35%) Java EE
14 31 (13.90%) RESTful
15 29 (13.00%) HTML5
16 25 (11.21%) EJB
17 24 (10.76%) SOAP
18 23 (10.31%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (4.93%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.59%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.14%) Spread Betting
5 7 (3.14%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.14%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.35%) User Experience
7 3 (1.35%) Social Media
7 3 (1.35%) W3C
7 3 (1.35%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.35%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.90%) Equities
8 2 (0.90%) Derivative
8 2 (0.90%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.90%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.08%) Linux
2 27 (12.11%) UNIX
3 18 (8.07%) Windows
4 5 (2.24%) Solaris
5 4 (1.79%) CentOS
5 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.90%) AIX
7 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.45%) Android
7 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (28.70%) TDD
3 41 (18.39%) OO
4 37 (16.59%) Software Engineering
5 33 (14.80%) E-Commerce
5 33 (14.80%) MVC
6 32 (14.35%) Scrum
7 25 (11.21%) SDLC
8 22 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (9.42%) UML
10 20 (8.97%) SOA
10 20 (8.97%) Web Development
11 19 (8.52%) BDD
12 15 (6.73%) Waterfall
13 13 (5.83%) Unit Testing
14 12 (5.38%) Asset Management
14 12 (5.38%) OOP
15 11 (4.93%) OOA/OOD
15 11 (4.93%) Multithreading
16 9 (4.04%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 223 (100.00%) Java
2 107 (47.98%) JavaScript
3 82 (36.77%) SQL
4 17 (7.62%) Python
5 8 (3.59%) XPath
5 8 (3.59%) C
5 8 (3.59%) PL/SQL
6 7 (3.14%) C++
6 7 (3.14%) Scala
7 6 (2.69%) C#
8 5 (2.24%) Jython
8 5 (2.24%) XQuery
8 5 (2.24%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.35%) Ruby
9 3 (1.35%) Groovy
10 2 (0.90%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.90%) Perl
10 2 (0.90%) PHP
10 2 (0.90%) R
10 2 (0.90%) HQL
Qualifications
1 28 (12.56%) Degree
2 5 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.79%) PhD
4 2 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.90%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.90%) Nagios
2 2 (0.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 45 (20.18%) Oracle
2 12 (5.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.59%) IBM
3 8 (3.59%) Atlassian
3 8 (3.59%) hybris
4 6 (2.69%) TIBCO
5 4 (1.79%) Terracotta
5 4 (1.79%) VMware
5 4 (1.79%) Google
6 3 (1.35%) Adobe
6 3 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.35%) SAP
7 2 (0.90%) Sybase
7 2 (0.90%) BT
7 2 (0.90%) Endeca
7 2 (0.90%) Splunk
7 2 (0.90%) Demandware
7 2 (0.90%) Assembla
8 1 (0.45%) Facebook
8 1 (0.45%) Venda
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