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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 324 337 285
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 117 109 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.49% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.52% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 104 101 170
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
20949 20937 21739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.14% 94.84% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16726 17083 18800
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 November 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 24 November 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
Kent - 23 £37,500 - 3
Surrey -41 19 £46,500 -2.10% 1
East Sussex +13 18 £36,000 -4.00%
Hampshire - 18 £40,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -5 14 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Berkshire +12 11 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Sussex +8 11 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -7 3 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 189 (100.00%) Java
1 189 (100.00%) J2EE
2 125 (66.14%) Spring
3 97 (51.32%) Web Services
4 96 (50.79%) Hibernate
5 93 (49.21%) SQL
5 93 (49.21%) Linux
6 87 (46.03%) XML
7 83 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
8 79 (41.80%) JavaScript
9 64 (33.86%) Software Engineering
10 61 (32.28%) HTML
11 59 (31.22%) JSP
11 59 (31.22%) Ant
11 59 (31.22%) Degree
12 54 (28.57%) SOAP
13 53 (28.04%) CSS
14 50 (26.46%) Oracle
14 50 (26.46%) Apache
15 48 (25.40%) Tomcat
16 47 (24.87%) Computer Science
17 45 (23.81%) Git (software)
17 45 (23.81%) Eclipse
18 41 (21.69%) JUnit
18 41 (21.69%) MySQL
18 41 (21.69%) jQuery
19 38 (20.11%) Maven
20 36 (19.05%) Struts
21 35 (18.52%) Sun
22 34 (17.99%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 50 (26.46%) Apache
2 48 (25.40%) Tomcat
3 32 (16.93%) JBoss
4 7 (3.70%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.65%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.12%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (1.59%) Jetty
7 3 (1.59%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.76%) HTTP
2 7 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.69%) MySQL
2 26 (13.76%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 14 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.23%) Big Data
6 5 (2.65%) Apache Accumulo
7 3 (1.59%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.53%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 59 (31.22%) Ant
2 45 (23.81%) Eclipse
2 45 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 41 (21.69%) JUnit
4 38 (20.11%) Maven
5 32 (16.93%) Subversion
6 24 (12.70%) JIRA
7 19 (10.05%) TestNG
8 16 (8.47%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.53%) Hudson
10 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.53%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.53%) YourKit
10 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.53%) ProC
General
1 23 (12.17%) Finance
2 7 (3.70%) Banking
3 5 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.59%) Publishing
5 2 (1.06%) Marketing
5 2 (1.06%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.53%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (100.00%) J2EE
2 125 (66.14%) Spring
3 97 (51.32%) Web Services
4 96 (50.79%) Hibernate
5 87 (46.03%) XML
6 61 (32.28%) HTML
7 59 (31.22%) JSP
8 54 (28.57%) SOAP
9 53 (28.04%) CSS
10 41 (21.69%) jQuery
11 36 (19.05%) Struts
12 34 (17.99%) JDBC
13 33 (17.46%) Spring MVC
14 32 (16.93%) JSF
15 31 (16.40%) RESTful
16 29 (15.34%) Java EE
17 24 (12.70%) JPA
18 22 (11.64%) Ajax
19 21 (11.11%) EJB
20 19 (10.05%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (24.87%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (6.35%) Open Source
4 5 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.12%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.59%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.06%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.53%) Life Science
8 1 (0.53%) DTV
8 1 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 93 (49.21%) Linux
2 23 (12.17%) UNIX
3 14 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (1.06%) AIX
4 2 (1.06%) SUSE
4 2 (1.06%) Android
4 2 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (33.86%) Software Engineering
3 34 (17.99%) MVC
4 31 (16.40%) Unit Testing
5 29 (15.34%) Scrum
6 23 (12.17%) Integration Testing
7 21 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (11.11%) TDD
8 19 (10.05%) OO
9 17 (8.99%) Web Development
9 17 (8.99%) Software Architecture
10 16 (8.47%) UML
11 14 (7.41%) Multithreading
12 13 (6.88%) OOD
13 12 (6.35%) Use Case
14 11 (5.82%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (5.82%) Content Management
15 10 (5.29%) SOA
16 9 (4.76%) Multivariate Testing
16 9 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 189 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (49.21%) SQL
3 79 (41.80%) JavaScript
4 25 (13.23%) XPath
5 20 (10.58%) XQuery
6 19 (10.05%) Scala
7 18 (9.52%) Perl
8 17 (8.99%) Ruby
8 17 (8.99%) Groovy
9 6 (3.17%) HQL
10 4 (2.12%) C
10 4 (2.12%) AspectJ
10 4 (2.12%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (31.22%) Degree
2 25 (13.23%) Sun Certification
3 24 (12.70%) OCPJP
4 12 (6.35%) OCMJD
5 10 (5.29%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.59%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.06%) OCPJWCD
7 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) PhD
Vendors
1 50 (26.46%) Oracle
2 35 (18.52%) Sun
3 7 (3.70%) hybris
4 6 (3.17%) Endeca
5 4 (2.12%) IBM
6 2 (1.06%) ATG
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bicester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago