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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 376 358 350
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 67 86 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.38% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.40% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 59 85 90
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £31,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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
Buckinghamshire -7 21 £47,500 +46.15%
Berkshire +5 9 £50,000 - 1
Kent +15 8 £55,000 +22.22%
East Sussex +28 7 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Hampshire +3 7 £47,500 +31.03%
West Sussex +9 4 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Surrey -15 3 £46,250 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £31,000 -
Middlesex +7 1 - -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Java
1 175 (100.00%) J2EE
2 118 (67.43%) Spring
3 92 (52.57%) Hibernate
4 83 (47.43%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (41.71%) XML
6 70 (40.00%) SQL
7 63 (36.00%) JavaScript
7 63 (36.00%) Scrum
8 61 (34.86%) Linux
9 60 (34.29%) Web Services
10 58 (33.14%) JSP
11 48 (27.43%) Maven
12 46 (26.29%) Ant
13 44 (25.14%) Tomcat
14 42 (24.00%) Eclipse
15 41 (23.43%) Servlets
16 40 (22.86%) Degree
16 40 (22.86%) Git (software)
17 39 (22.29%) HTML
18 37 (21.14%) Subversion
18 37 (21.14%) Java EE
19 36 (20.57%) JDBC
19 36 (20.57%) OO
20 34 (19.43%) UML
21 33 (18.86%) SOAP
21 33 (18.86%) JUnit
21 33 (18.86%) Finance
22 32 (18.29%) MySQL
22 32 (18.29%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 44 (25.14%) Tomcat
2 20 (11.43%) JBoss
2 20 (11.43%) Cloud Foundry
3 19 (10.86%) Apache
3 19 (10.86%) WebSphere
4 11 (6.29%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.57%) Liferay
6 7 (4.00%) Jetty
6 7 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.86%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.29%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (2.29%) Apache Solr
8 4 (2.29%) Confluence
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.57%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.00%) HTTP
2 13 (7.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.57%) AMQP
3 1 (0.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.29%) MySQL
2 14 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (6.29%) NoSQL
5 10 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.14%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.00%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.29%) Big Data
10 3 (1.71%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.57%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 48 (27.43%) Maven
2 46 (26.29%) Ant
3 42 (24.00%) Eclipse
4 40 (22.86%) Git (software)
5 37 (21.14%) Subversion
6 33 (18.86%) JUnit
7 26 (14.86%) JIRA
8 11 (6.29%) Cucumber
9 9 (5.14%) TestNG
10 7 (4.00%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.86%) jMock
12 4 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.29%) Log4j
12 4 (2.29%) IntelliJ
12 4 (2.29%) Artifactory
13 3 (1.71%) ClearQuest
13 3 (1.71%) ClearCase
13 3 (1.71%) SoapUI
14 2 (1.14%) Mockito
15 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 33 (18.86%) Finance
2 16 (9.14%) Retail
3 7 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.29%) Games
4 4 (2.29%) Legal
5 2 (1.14%) Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Electronics
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Publishing
6 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (100.00%) J2EE
2 118 (67.43%) Spring
3 92 (52.57%) Hibernate
4 73 (41.71%) XML
5 60 (34.29%) Web Services
6 58 (33.14%) JSP
7 41 (23.43%) Servlets
8 39 (22.29%) HTML
9 37 (21.14%) Java EE
10 36 (20.57%) JDBC
11 33 (18.86%) SOAP
12 32 (18.29%) JSON
13 30 (17.14%) CSS
13 30 (17.14%) REST
14 29 (16.57%) Spring MVC
14 29 (16.57%) Struts
14 29 (16.57%) JMS
15 24 (13.71%) jQuery
16 23 (13.14%) JPA
17 13 (7.43%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.71%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.29%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.29%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.29%) Online Games
4 4 (2.29%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.29%) GIS
5 3 (1.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.57%) DTV
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 61 (34.86%) Linux
2 23 (13.14%) UNIX
3 19 (10.86%) Windows
4 2 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (47.43%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (36.00%) Scrum
3 36 (20.57%) OO
4 34 (19.43%) UML
5 31 (17.71%) Waterfall
6 27 (15.43%) RUP
7 25 (14.29%) MVC
8 23 (13.14%) OOD
8 23 (13.14%) Software Engineering
9 21 (12.00%) AOP
10 20 (11.43%) OOP
10 20 (11.43%) Open Source
11 19 (10.86%) Multithreading
12 18 (10.29%) OOA/OOD
13 17 (9.71%) PRINCE2
13 17 (9.71%) Use Case
13 17 (9.71%) Unit Testing
14 15 (8.57%) Software Architecture
15 13 (7.43%) SDLC
15 13 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 175 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (40.00%) SQL
3 63 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (11.43%) AspectJ
5 14 (8.00%) XQuery
6 12 (6.86%) XPath
7 9 (5.14%) Scala
8 8 (4.57%) Groovy
8 8 (4.57%) Ruby
8 8 (4.57%) Perl
9 5 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.29%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.29%) ActionScript
10 4 (2.29%) HQL
11 1 (0.57%) C
11 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (22.86%) Degree
2 9 (5.14%) OCPJP
3 8 (4.57%) Sun Certification
4 5 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (2.29%) OCPJWCD
5 4 (2.29%) OCMJD
6 3 (1.71%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.71%) Puppet
3 2 (1.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (17.71%) Oracle
2 23 (13.14%) IBM
3 9 (5.14%) Sun
4 5 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.86%) hybris
5 4 (2.29%) VMware
5 4 (2.29%) Endeca
6 2 (1.14%) Demandware
7 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.57%) SAP
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