The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 402 398 316
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -82
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 40 37 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.17% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 119
Average salary £36,250 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.04% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20745 20114 21777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.97% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16266 16627 18645
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE Developer across the South East region.

J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the South East

J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

J2EE Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Buckinghamshire +24 22 £32,500 -18.75%
East Sussex -20 5 - - 1
Surrey -20 4 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire -8 3 £50,000 +11.11%
West Sussex - 3 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £35,000 -
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 121 (100.00%) J2EE
2 118 (97.52%) Java
3 99 (81.82%) Spring
4 72 (59.50%) Hibernate
5 67 (55.37%) JavaScript
6 57 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (46.28%) Struts
7 56 (46.28%) XML
8 53 (43.80%) SQL
9 52 (42.98%) HTML
10 51 (42.15%) Linux
11 46 (38.02%) Tomcat
12 43 (35.54%) Oracle
13 42 (34.71%) Web Services
13 42 (34.71%) Software Engineering
14 40 (33.06%) Sun
15 38 (31.40%) CSS
16 37 (30.58%) JSP
16 37 (30.58%) Sun Certification
17 36 (29.75%) JDBC
18 34 (28.10%) Ajax
19 31 (25.62%) jQuery
20 29 (23.97%) Degree
21 28 (23.14%) Computer Science
22 27 (22.31%) JUnit
23 26 (21.49%) OO
24 25 (20.66%) UML
24 25 (20.66%) JMS
24 25 (20.66%) OCPJP
25 24 (19.83%) Maven

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 46 (38.02%) Tomcat
2 22 (18.18%) Apache
3 11 (9.09%) Jetty
4 9 (7.44%) WebSphere
5 8 (6.61%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.48%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (2.48%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (2.48%) FileNet
6 3 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.65%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.05%) HTTP
2 11 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.22%) MySQL
2 13 (10.74%) Relational Database
2 13 (10.74%) RDBMS
3 12 (9.92%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.48%) DB2
6 2 (1.65%) Big Data
7 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.83%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (22.31%) JUnit
2 24 (19.83%) Maven
3 22 (18.18%) Subversion
4 20 (16.53%) Ant
5 18 (14.88%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.13%) Gradle
6 5 (4.13%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.48%) Rational Application Developer
7 3 (2.48%) JIRA
8 2 (1.65%) Mockito
8 2 (1.65%) jMock
9 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.83%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.83%) Hudson
9 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.83%) YourKit
9 1 (0.83%) ProC
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (6.61%) Finance
2 4 (3.31%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.48%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Billing
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Electronics
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (100.00%) J2EE
2 99 (81.82%) Spring
3 72 (59.50%) Hibernate
4 56 (46.28%) Struts
4 56 (46.28%) XML
5 52 (42.98%) HTML
6 42 (34.71%) Web Services
7 38 (31.40%) CSS
8 37 (30.58%) JSP
9 36 (29.75%) JDBC
10 34 (28.10%) Ajax
11 31 (25.62%) jQuery
12 25 (20.66%) JMS
13 24 (19.83%) JPA
14 23 (19.01%) SOAP
15 20 (16.53%) XSLT
16 18 (14.88%) EJB
17 17 (14.05%) Dojo
18 12 (9.92%) DHTML
19 11 (9.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.14%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.22%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (12.40%) Open Source
4 11 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.48%) DataPower
6 3 (2.48%) User Experience
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.83%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 51 (42.15%) Linux
2 7 (5.79%) UNIX
3 5 (4.13%) Windows
4 1 (0.83%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) AIX
4 1 (0.83%) Solaris
4 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (34.71%) Software Engineering
3 26 (21.49%) OO
4 25 (20.66%) UML
5 22 (18.18%) Scrum
6 20 (16.53%) MVC
7 16 (13.22%) OOA/OOD
7 16 (13.22%) Use Case
8 15 (12.40%) SOA
9 14 (11.57%) OOD
9 14 (11.57%) Unit Testing
10 11 (9.09%) Software Architecture
11 9 (7.44%) Web Development
11 9 (7.44%) OWASP
12 8 (6.61%) BPMN
12 8 (6.61%) E-Commerce
13 7 (5.79%) Multithreading
14 4 (3.31%) TDD
15 3 (2.48%) Integration Testing
15 3 (2.48%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 118 (97.52%) Java
2 67 (55.37%) JavaScript
3 53 (43.80%) SQL
4 16 (13.22%) XPath
4 16 (13.22%) XQuery
5 8 (6.61%) Groovy
6 5 (4.13%) Scala
6 5 (4.13%) Ruby
6 5 (4.13%) Perl
7 4 (3.31%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.31%) C
8 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (30.58%) Sun Certification
2 29 (23.97%) Degree
3 25 (20.66%) OCPJP
4 16 (13.22%) OCMJD
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 43 (35.54%) Oracle
2 40 (33.06%) Sun
3 5 (4.13%) JBoss
4 3 (2.48%) IBM
4 3 (2.48%) ILOG
5 1 (0.83%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.83%) SAP
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