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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 389 384 347
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 49 69 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.33% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 64 73
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £31,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,180 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.23% -2.05%
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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -22 13 £47,500 +46.15% 2
East Sussex +20 8 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +8 6 £53,750 +7.50%
Hampshire +5 6 £46,250 +23.33%
Surrey -11 6 £34,000 -32.00% 1
Kent +5 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Sussex -3 4 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Java
1 154 (100.00%) J2EE
2 106 (68.83%) Spring
3 85 (55.19%) Hibernate
4 76 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (40.91%) XML
6 60 (38.96%) JavaScript
7 52 (33.77%) Scrum
8 51 (33.12%) SQL
9 47 (30.52%) JSP
9 47 (30.52%) Linux
10 42 (27.27%) Web Services
10 42 (27.27%) HTML
11 38 (24.68%) Maven
12 36 (23.38%) Finance
12 36 (23.38%) JDBC
13 35 (22.73%) Servlets
14 34 (22.08%) CSS
14 34 (22.08%) JMS
14 34 (22.08%) Git (software)
15 32 (20.78%) OO
15 32 (20.78%) Tomcat
16 31 (20.13%) Ant
17 30 (19.48%) UML
17 30 (19.48%) Subversion
17 30 (19.48%) Degree
17 30 (19.48%) Java EE
18 29 (18.83%) Eclipse
18 29 (18.83%) Struts
19 28 (18.18%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (20.78%) Tomcat
2 21 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 16 (10.39%) Cloud Foundry
4 14 (9.09%) JBoss
5 10 (6.49%) Apache
6 9 (5.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (5.19%) WebLogic
8 7 (4.55%) Jetty
8 7 (4.55%) Liferay
9 5 (3.25%) GlassFish
10 4 (2.60%) Confluence
11 3 (1.95%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (1.30%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.65%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.64%) HTTP
2 15 (9.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.65%) AMQP
3 1 (0.65%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.58%) MySQL
2 13 (8.44%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.49%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.19%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.19%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.25%) Big Data
6 5 (3.25%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.95%) HBase
8 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.65%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (24.68%) Maven
2 34 (22.08%) Git (software)
3 31 (20.13%) Ant
4 30 (19.48%) Subversion
5 29 (18.83%) Eclipse
6 25 (16.23%) JUnit
7 21 (13.64%) JIRA
8 11 (7.14%) Cucumber
9 9 (5.84%) Jenkins
10 5 (3.25%) jMock
11 4 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (2.60%) TestNG
11 4 (2.60%) Artifactory
11 4 (2.60%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.95%) Log4j
13 1 (0.65%) Selenium
13 1 (0.65%) JMeter
13 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.65%) Mockito
General
1 36 (23.38%) Finance
2 15 (9.74%) Retail
3 4 (2.60%) Legal
3 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.60%) Banking
4 2 (1.30%) Games
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Publishing
5 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (100.00%) J2EE
2 106 (68.83%) Spring
3 85 (55.19%) Hibernate
4 63 (40.91%) XML
5 47 (30.52%) JSP
6 42 (27.27%) HTML
6 42 (27.27%) Web Services
7 36 (23.38%) JDBC
8 35 (22.73%) Servlets
9 34 (22.08%) CSS
9 34 (22.08%) JMS
10 30 (19.48%) Java EE
11 29 (18.83%) Struts
12 26 (16.88%) JSON
12 26 (16.88%) Spring MVC
13 24 (15.58%) jQuery
14 22 (14.29%) REST
14 22 (14.29%) SOAP
15 18 (11.69%) JPA
16 15 (9.74%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.88%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.60%) GIS
5 3 (1.95%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.95%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.95%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.30%) Online Games
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.52%) Linux
2 16 (10.39%) UNIX
3 15 (9.74%) Windows
4 2 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (33.77%) Scrum
3 32 (20.78%) OO
4 30 (19.48%) UML
5 25 (16.23%) Waterfall
6 21 (13.64%) Open Source
7 20 (12.99%) RUP
7 20 (12.99%) MVC
8 19 (12.34%) Software Engineering
9 18 (11.69%) Use Case
9 18 (11.69%) OOA/OOD
10 17 (11.04%) OOD
10 17 (11.04%) AOP
11 16 (10.39%) OOP
11 16 (10.39%) PRINCE2
12 15 (9.74%) Software Architecture
13 12 (7.79%) SDLC
13 12 (7.79%) Unit Testing
14 11 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (7.14%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 154 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (38.96%) JavaScript
3 51 (33.12%) SQL
4 16 (10.39%) AspectJ
5 11 (7.14%) XQuery
6 9 (5.84%) XPath
7 7 (4.55%) Scala
8 6 (3.90%) Groovy
8 6 (3.90%) Ruby
8 6 (3.90%) Perl
9 4 (2.60%) ActionScript
10 3 (1.95%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.95%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.30%) HQL
12 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (19.48%) Degree
2 8 (5.19%) Sun Certification
3 7 (4.55%) OCPJP
4 4 (2.60%) OCMJD
4 4 (2.60%) OCPJWCD
5 3 (1.95%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.30%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.95%) Puppet
3 2 (1.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (18.18%) Oracle
2 19 (12.34%) IBM
3 7 (4.55%) Sun
4 5 (3.25%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.95%) hybris
5 3 (1.95%) VMware
5 3 (1.95%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.30%) Endeca
6 2 (1.30%) Demandware
7 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.65%) SAP
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago