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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 345 338 319
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 104 117 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.50% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.52% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 93 115 128
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
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
20179 22291 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.89% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16172 17876 17969
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Berkshire +6 26 £43,500 -13.00% 2
Kent +30 19 £55,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +8 17 £46,000 -12.38% 3
West Sussex -1 14 £50,000 +11.11%
East Sussex -2 11 £36,000 -28.00%
Surrey -12 9 £51,250 +3.53%
Hampshire -10 4 £55,000 +30.95% 1
Middlesex - 4 £52,500 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 213 (100.00%) Java
1 213 (100.00%) J2EE
2 129 (60.56%) Spring
3 124 (58.22%) Hibernate
4 114 (53.52%) Linux
5 100 (46.95%) Web Services
6 96 (45.07%) SQL
7 91 (42.72%) XML
8 90 (42.25%) JSP
9 87 (40.85%) Eclipse
10 84 (39.44%) Ant
11 80 (37.56%) Agile Software Development
12 78 (36.62%) JavaScript
13 69 (32.39%) SOAP
13 69 (32.39%) Apache
14 66 (30.99%) Degree
15 64 (30.05%) JUnit
16 63 (29.58%) MySQL
17 60 (28.17%) JBoss
18 57 (26.76%) Scrum
19 55 (25.82%) Tomcat
20 50 (23.47%) Maven
21 48 (22.54%) Unit Testing
21 48 (22.54%) Git (software)
22 47 (22.07%) Oracle
23 46 (21.60%) Java EE
23 46 (21.60%) JSON
24 45 (21.13%) JSF
24 45 (21.13%) Subversion
25 44 (20.66%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 69 (32.39%) Apache
2 60 (28.17%) JBoss
3 55 (25.82%) Tomcat
4 21 (9.86%) Cloud Foundry
5 11 (5.16%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.76%) Apache Solr
7 7 (3.29%) WebLogic
8 6 (2.82%) Liferay
9 5 (2.35%) Jetty
9 5 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.88%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.45%) HTTP
2 7 (3.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (29.58%) MySQL
2 23 (10.80%) SQL Server
3 21 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.23%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.29%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.29%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.88%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.41%) Big Data
9 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.94%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 87 (40.85%) Eclipse
2 84 (39.44%) Ant
3 64 (30.05%) JUnit
4 50 (23.47%) Maven
5 48 (22.54%) Git (software)
6 45 (21.13%) Subversion
7 39 (18.31%) TestNG
8 29 (13.62%) JIRA
8 29 (13.62%) SoapUI
9 7 (3.29%) Jenkins
10 6 (2.82%) jMock
11 5 (2.35%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.88%) ClearQuest
12 4 (1.88%) Log4j
12 4 (1.88%) ClearCase
13 3 (1.41%) Mockito
14 1 (0.47%) IntelliJ
General
1 21 (9.86%) Finance
2 9 (4.23%) Publishing
3 8 (3.76%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.29%) Games
4 7 (3.29%) Retail
5 2 (0.94%) Legal
5 2 (0.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (100.00%) J2EE
2 129 (60.56%) Spring
3 124 (58.22%) Hibernate
4 100 (46.95%) Web Services
5 91 (42.72%) XML
6 90 (42.25%) JSP
7 69 (32.39%) SOAP
8 46 (21.60%) Java EE
8 46 (21.60%) JSON
9 45 (21.13%) JSF
10 43 (20.19%) HTML
11 41 (19.25%) jQuery
12 39 (18.31%) JSTL
12 39 (18.31%) RESTful
12 39 (18.31%) RichFaces
13 37 (17.37%) Servlets
14 35 (16.43%) CSS
14 35 (16.43%) JDBC
14 35 (16.43%) REST
15 30 (14.08%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (20.66%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.16%) Open Source
3 10 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.29%) Online Games
4 7 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.88%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.88%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.88%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.94%) GIS
6 2 (0.94%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 114 (53.52%) Linux
2 26 (12.21%) UNIX
3 25 (11.74%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) Android
4 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (37.56%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (26.76%) Scrum
3 48 (22.54%) Unit Testing
4 40 (18.78%) Software Engineering
5 39 (18.31%) Integration Testing
6 34 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (14.08%) OO
7 30 (14.08%) UML
8 28 (13.15%) Multithreading
9 27 (12.68%) RUP
10 25 (11.74%) OOD
10 25 (11.74%) MVC
10 25 (11.74%) Software Architecture
11 23 (10.80%) Content Management
12 22 (10.33%) AOP
13 21 (9.86%) OOP
14 20 (9.39%) Waterfall
15 18 (8.45%) Multivariate Testing
16 16 (7.51%) TDD
17 13 (6.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 213 (100.00%) Java
2 96 (45.07%) SQL
3 78 (36.62%) JavaScript
4 22 (10.33%) XPath
5 21 (9.86%) AspectJ
6 17 (7.98%) XQuery
7 13 (6.10%) Scala
8 11 (5.16%) Ruby
8 11 (5.16%) Groovy
8 11 (5.16%) Perl
9 8 (3.76%) HQL
10 7 (3.29%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.88%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.47%) Python
12 1 (0.47%) C
12 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (30.99%) Degree
2 18 (8.45%) OCPJP
3 15 (7.04%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (3.76%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.41%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.41%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.94%) OCPJWCD
7 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.94%) Puppet
2 2 (0.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 47 (22.07%) Oracle
2 22 (10.33%) IBM
3 19 (8.92%) Sun
4 10 (4.69%) hybris
5 8 (3.76%) Endeca
6 5 (2.35%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.88%) ATG
7 4 (1.88%) VMware
8 2 (0.94%) Alterian
9 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
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