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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 370 357 337
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 78 107 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.51% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.53% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 70 95 104
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +10 22 £47,500 +18.75% 1
West Sussex -8 16 £40,000 -
Kent -25 12 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire +23 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Surrey +6 6 £55,000 +37.50%
East Sussex +9 3 £42,000 +16.66% 1
Middlesex +13 2 £70,000 +33.33%
Berkshire -22 1 £65,000 +40.54% 1
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 183 (100.00%) Java
1 183 (100.00%) J2EE
2 125 (68.31%) JavaScript
3 123 (67.21%) Spring
4 105 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (48.63%) XML
6 88 (48.09%) Hibernate
7 79 (43.17%) Linux
8 72 (39.34%) Computer Science
9 69 (37.70%) jQuery
10 64 (34.97%) CSS
11 62 (33.88%) Web Services
11 62 (33.88%) HTML
12 60 (32.79%) JSP
13 59 (32.24%) Degree
14 57 (31.15%) Oracle
15 47 (25.68%) Software Engineering
16 46 (25.14%) JDBC
17 44 (24.04%) UML
18 43 (23.50%) Struts
18 43 (23.50%) Maven
19 42 (22.95%) Servlets
19 42 (22.95%) OO
19 42 (22.95%) Sun
20 40 (21.86%) SQL
21 39 (21.31%) Unit Testing
22 38 (20.77%) Subversion
23 37 (20.22%) Finance
23 37 (20.22%) JMS
24 35 (19.13%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (17.49%) Tomcat
2 25 (13.66%) Apache
3 14 (7.65%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (5.46%) JBoss
5 8 (4.37%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.73%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.64%) Jetty
8 1 (0.55%) CMS
8 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.65%) Bluemix
2 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.02%) TCP/IP
2 21 (11.48%) HTTP
3 5 (2.73%) Internet
4 1 (0.55%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.02%) MySQL
3 13 (7.10%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.01%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.83%) Big Data
6 6 (3.28%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.64%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.64%) HBase
8 3 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.64%) SQLite
9 2 (1.09%) GIS
9 2 (1.09%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.55%) DB2
10 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.55%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 43 (23.50%) Maven
2 38 (20.77%) Subversion
3 32 (17.49%) JUnit
4 29 (15.85%) Git (software)
5 23 (12.57%) Eclipse
6 21 (11.48%) JIRA
7 16 (8.74%) Ant
7 16 (8.74%) Jenkins
8 11 (6.01%) Hudson
9 7 (3.83%) CruiseControl
10 5 (2.73%) TestNG
11 4 (2.19%) IntelliJ
11 4 (2.19%) Mockito
12 3 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (1.09%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.55%) EasyMock
General
1 37 (20.22%) Finance
2 7 (3.83%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.73%) Banking
4 2 (1.09%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Electronics
5 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (100.00%) J2EE
2 123 (67.21%) Spring
3 89 (48.63%) XML
4 88 (48.09%) Hibernate
5 69 (37.70%) jQuery
6 64 (34.97%) CSS
7 62 (33.88%) HTML
7 62 (33.88%) Web Services
8 60 (32.79%) JSP
9 46 (25.14%) JDBC
10 43 (23.50%) Struts
11 42 (22.95%) Servlets
12 37 (20.22%) JMS
13 35 (19.13%) Dojo
13 35 (19.13%) JSON
14 34 (18.58%) EJB
15 28 (15.30%) RESTful
16 25 (13.66%) DHTML
17 24 (13.11%) Java EE
18 20 (10.93%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 72 (39.34%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.74%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.83%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (1.64%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.09%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 79 (43.17%) Linux
2 29 (15.85%) Windows
3 13 (7.10%) Unix
4 5 (2.73%) Solaris
5 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (25.68%) Software Engineering
3 44 (24.04%) UML
4 42 (22.95%) OO
5 39 (21.31%) Unit Testing
6 31 (16.94%) Scrum
7 30 (16.39%) TDD
8 27 (14.75%) SDLC
9 26 (14.21%) Open Source
9 26 (14.21%) Waterfall
10 25 (13.66%) OOA/OOD
10 25 (13.66%) Software Architecture
10 25 (13.66%) Use Case
11 24 (13.11%) Multithreading
11 24 (13.11%) Web Development
12 21 (11.48%) OOP
13 19 (10.38%) MVC
14 17 (9.29%) OOD
15 16 (8.74%) SOA
16 14 (7.65%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 183 (100.00%) Java
2 125 (68.31%) JavaScript
3 40 (21.86%) SQL
4 16 (8.74%) PL/SQL
5 14 (7.65%) AspectJ
6 9 (4.92%) C
7 3 (1.64%) C#
7 3 (1.64%) Groovy
7 3 (1.64%) Scala
8 2 (1.09%) C++
8 2 (1.09%) Korn
8 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (32.24%) Degree
2 26 (14.21%) OCPJP
3 22 (12.02%) Oracle Certification
4 20 (10.93%) Sun Certification
5 4 (2.19%) OCMJD
6 2 (1.09%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 57 (31.15%) Oracle
2 42 (22.95%) Sun
3 14 (7.65%) IBM
4 7 (3.83%) Adobe
5 3 (1.64%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.55%) BroadVision
6 1 (0.55%) FatWire
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.55%) SAP
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