The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/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 Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 388 346 280
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 64 83 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.40% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.42% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 58 74 157
Average salary £43,750 £47,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.37% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £36,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -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 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
20834 19960 21803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.61% 95.01% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16313 16479 18662
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Java/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 Java/J2EE Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 15 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 +20 21 £32,000 -20.00%
Surrey -37 13 £50,000 - 3
Berkshire -9 9 £50,000 +8.10%
Hampshire -5 8 £38,500 -14.44% 1
East Sussex -16 8 £36,000 +2.85% 1
West Sussex - 6 £42,500 -
Middlesex -2 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 187 (100.00%) Java
1 187 (100.00%) J2EE
2 133 (71.12%) Spring
3 97 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (49.73%) XML
5 86 (45.99%) JavaScript
5 86 (45.99%) Hibernate
6 76 (40.64%) HTML
7 75 (40.11%) SQL
8 73 (39.04%) Linux
9 72 (38.50%) Web Services
10 60 (32.09%) CSS
11 59 (31.55%) Software Engineering
12 58 (31.02%) Tomcat
13 56 (29.95%) Oracle
14 52 (27.81%) JSP
15 49 (26.20%) Struts
16 48 (25.67%) Ant
17 45 (24.06%) JDBC
18 40 (21.39%) Degree
19 39 (20.86%) Maven
20 37 (19.79%) jQuery
21 36 (19.25%) Ajax
22 34 (18.18%) SOAP
23 33 (17.65%) Apache
23 33 (17.65%) Computer Science
24 32 (17.11%) Sun
24 32 (17.11%) Subversion
24 32 (17.11%) Scrum
25 31 (16.58%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 58 (31.02%) Tomcat
2 33 (17.65%) Apache
3 11 (5.88%) Jetty
4 7 (3.74%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.21%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.60%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (1.60%) FileNet
6 3 (1.60%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.07%) Mule
8 1 (0.53%) Liferay
8 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.23%) HTTP
2 11 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.16%) MySQL
2 18 (9.63%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (9.63%) Relational Database
3 17 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 14 (7.49%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.28%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.67%) Apache Accumulo
7 3 (1.60%) DB2
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.53%) Big Data
9 1 (0.53%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 48 (25.67%) Ant
2 39 (20.86%) Maven
3 32 (17.11%) Subversion
4 29 (15.51%) JUnit
5 28 (14.97%) Git (software)
6 21 (11.23%) Eclipse
7 11 (5.88%) JIRA
8 6 (3.21%) Gradle
9 3 (1.60%) Rational Application Developer
10 2 (1.07%) jMock
10 2 (1.07%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.07%) Mockito
11 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.53%) WebLogic Workshop
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.53%) YourKit
General
1 31 (16.58%) Finance
2 4 (2.14%) Banking
3 3 (1.60%) Legal
4 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.07%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.53%) Electronics
5 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.53%) Publishing
5 1 (0.53%) Billing
5 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (100.00%) J2EE
2 133 (71.12%) Spring
3 93 (49.73%) XML
4 86 (45.99%) Hibernate
5 76 (40.64%) HTML
6 72 (38.50%) Web Services
7 60 (32.09%) CSS
8 52 (27.81%) JSP
9 49 (26.20%) Struts
10 45 (24.06%) JDBC
11 37 (19.79%) jQuery
12 36 (19.25%) Ajax
13 34 (18.18%) SOAP
14 31 (16.58%) EJB
15 27 (14.44%) JPA
16 25 (13.37%) XSLT
17 22 (11.76%) JSF
17 22 (11.76%) JRules
18 17 (9.09%) JMS
18 17 (9.09%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.16%) Open Source
3 18 (9.63%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (3.21%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.14%) User Experience
8 3 (1.60%) DataPower
8 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.07%) Social Media
10 1 (0.53%) DTV
10 1 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 73 (39.04%) Linux
2 16 (8.56%) UNIX
3 9 (4.81%) Windows
4 2 (1.07%) AIX
4 2 (1.07%) Solaris
5 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.53%) SUSE
5 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (31.55%) Software Engineering
3 32 (17.11%) Scrum
4 28 (14.97%) OO
4 28 (14.97%) SOA
5 22 (11.76%) UML
6 20 (10.70%) MVC
7 19 (10.16%) Waterfall
8 18 (9.63%) TDD
9 17 (9.09%) OOD
9 17 (9.09%) Use Case
10 16 (8.56%) OOA/OOD
11 13 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (6.42%) Multithreading
12 12 (6.42%) Web Development
12 12 (6.42%) Software Architecture
13 11 (5.88%) Unit Testing
14 7 (3.74%) Mentoring
15 6 (3.21%) Coaching
16 5 (2.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 187 (100.00%) Java
2 86 (45.99%) JavaScript
3 75 (40.11%) SQL
4 19 (10.16%) XQuery
4 19 (10.16%) XPath
5 13 (6.95%) Scala
6 12 (6.42%) Groovy
7 9 (4.81%) Perl
8 8 (4.28%) Ruby
9 6 (3.21%) C
10 5 (2.67%) HQL
11 3 (1.60%) Python
11 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (21.39%) Degree
2 29 (15.51%) Sun Certification
3 24 (12.83%) OCPJP
4 15 (8.02%) OCMJD
5 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 56 (29.95%) Oracle
2 32 (17.11%) Sun
3 15 (8.02%) JBoss
4 5 (2.67%) Endeca
4 5 (2.67%) hybris
5 3 (1.60%) IBM
5 3 (1.60%) ILOG
6 1 (0.53%) SAP
6 1 (0.53%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.53%) BEA
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