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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 524 485 429
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 109 170 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.37% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 90 155 174
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +7.79%
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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
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 £77,500
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 July 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 July 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 +40 27 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Feltham - 3 £47,500 -
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 July 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.

1 238 (100.00%) Java
1 238 (100.00%) J2EE
2 157 (65.97%) Spring
3 115 (48.32%) Hibernate
4 111 (46.64%) JavaScript
5 107 (44.96%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (43.28%) HTML
7 89 (37.39%) CSS
8 83 (34.87%) SQL
9 79 (33.19%) TDD
10 66 (27.73%) Web Services
11 62 (26.05%) Tomcat
12 57 (23.95%) Maven
13 54 (22.69%) XML
14 50 (21.01%) JSP
14 50 (21.01%) MVC
14 50 (21.01%) Eclipse
15 49 (20.59%) Linux
15 49 (20.59%) jQuery
16 45 (18.91%) Oracle
17 43 (18.07%) Subversion
18 40 (16.81%) OO
19 39 (16.39%) JBoss
19 39 (16.39%) Software Engineering
19 39 (16.39%) Ajax
20 38 (15.97%) JUnit
21 36 (15.13%) E-Commerce
21 36 (15.13%) Struts
21 36 (15.13%) Finance
21 36 (15.13%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (26.05%) Tomcat
2 39 (16.39%) JBoss
3 31 (13.03%) WebLogic
4 28 (11.76%) Apache
5 24 (10.08%) WebSphere
6 16 (6.72%) Apache Solr
7 9 (3.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (3.36%) MQSeries
9 7 (2.94%) Node.js
10 5 (2.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (2.10%) Confluence
10 5 (2.10%) LiveCycle
11 4 (1.68%) Liferay
11 4 (1.68%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (1.68%) CMS
12 3 (1.26%) Jetty
13 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.42%) Alfresco
Applications
1 5 (2.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.84%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.10%) GitHub
3 4 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.14%) HTTP
2 6 (2.52%) Internet
3 5 (2.10%) LDAP
4 4 (1.68%) Broadband
4 4 (1.68%) SSH
5 2 (0.84%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.84%) SSL
6 1 (0.42%) SNMP
6 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.71%) MySQL
2 27 (11.34%) SQL Server
3 25 (10.50%) NoSQL
4 18 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (6.30%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.62%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.78%) DB2
9 7 (2.94%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.94%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.94%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.10%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.26%) SAP HANA
11 3 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.42%) HBase
12 1 (0.42%) Big Data
12 1 (0.42%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 57 (23.95%) Maven
2 50 (21.01%) Eclipse
3 43 (18.07%) Subversion
4 38 (15.97%) JUnit
5 32 (13.45%) Ant
6 31 (13.03%) Git (software)
7 17 (7.14%) JIRA
7 17 (7.14%) Jenkins
8 12 (5.04%) Selenium
9 6 (2.52%) MagicDraw
9 6 (2.52%) Mockito
10 5 (2.10%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.10%) IntelliJ
10 5 (2.10%) Gradle
11 4 (1.68%) Emacs
11 4 (1.68%) Log4j
12 3 (1.26%) TestNG
13 2 (0.84%) Eclipse RCP
13 2 (0.84%) Mercurial
General
1 36 (15.13%) Finance
2 23 (9.66%) Banking
3 18 (7.56%) Publishing
4 12 (5.04%) Retail
5 9 (3.78%) Games
6 7 (2.94%) Back Office
7 6 (2.52%) Front Office
7 6 (2.52%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.10%) Music Industry
8 5 (2.10%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.68%) iGaming
10 3 (1.26%) Law
10 3 (1.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (100.00%) J2EE
2 157 (65.97%) Spring
3 115 (48.32%) Hibernate
4 103 (43.28%) HTML
5 89 (37.39%) CSS
6 66 (27.73%) Web Services
7 54 (22.69%) XML
8 50 (21.01%) JSP
9 49 (20.59%) jQuery
10 39 (16.39%) Ajax
11 36 (15.13%) REST
11 36 (15.13%) Struts
12 34 (14.29%) Java EE
13 32 (13.45%) Spring MVC
13 32 (13.45%) SOAP
14 31 (13.03%) Servlets
14 31 (13.03%) XSLT
15 30 (12.61%) HTML5
16 29 (12.18%) RESTful
17 26 (10.92%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.78%) Spread Betting
3 9 (3.78%) Data Structures
4 8 (3.36%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.36%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.52%) Social Media
6 5 (2.10%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.68%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.68%) Mobile Games
8 3 (1.26%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.26%) Derivative
8 3 (1.26%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.26%) User Experience
8 3 (1.26%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.84%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.59%) Linux
2 27 (11.34%) UNIX
3 20 (8.40%) Windows
4 5 (2.10%) CentOS
4 5 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.68%) Android
6 2 (0.84%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (44.96%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (33.19%) TDD
3 50 (21.01%) MVC
4 40 (16.81%) OO
5 39 (16.39%) Software Engineering
6 36 (15.13%) E-Commerce
7 30 (12.61%) Scrum
8 28 (11.76%) SDLC
9 24 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (9.66%) BDD
11 22 (9.24%) SOA
12 17 (7.14%) UML
12 17 (7.14%) Multithreading
13 16 (6.72%) Web Development
14 15 (6.30%) OOP
15 11 (4.62%) Validation
15 11 (4.62%) Unit Testing
15 11 (4.62%) Product Management
16 10 (4.20%) Asset Management
16 10 (4.20%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 238 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (46.64%) JavaScript
3 83 (34.87%) SQL
4 19 (7.98%) Python
5 11 (4.62%) C#
6 8 (3.36%) Shell Script
6 8 (3.36%) Scala
6 8 (3.36%) HQL
6 8 (3.36%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.10%) C++
7 5 (2.10%) XQuery
7 5 (2.10%) C
7 5 (2.10%) PHP
8 4 (1.68%) XPath
8 4 (1.68%) Groovy
9 3 (1.26%) Jython
9 3 (1.26%) Ruby
9 3 (1.26%) Perl
10 2 (0.84%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.84%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (11.76%) Degree
2 6 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.68%) PhD
4 3 (1.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.84%) Nagios
2 2 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (18.91%) Oracle
2 14 (5.88%) hybris
3 12 (5.04%) IBM
3 12 (5.04%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.36%) Endeca
5 6 (2.52%) Terracotta
6 5 (2.10%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.10%) Adobe
6 5 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.68%) Google
7 4 (1.68%) VMware
8 3 (1.26%) SAP
8 3 (1.26%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.26%) Demandware
9 2 (0.84%) Venda
9 2 (0.84%) Splunk
9 2 (0.84%) Assembla
9 2 (0.84%) BT
9 2 (0.84%) ATG
9 2 (0.84%) Sybase
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
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