The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 328 305 219
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -86
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 119 134 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.59% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.62% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 116 131 242
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23021 21689 23440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.64% 94.95% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18373 17978 20301
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -11 37 £48,500 +14.11% 1
West Sussex +17 20 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Berkshire +1 18 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 16 £52,500 -2.32% 1
Hampshire -28 11 £41,500 -2.35%
East Sussex 0 10 £47,500 - 3
Oxfordshire -20 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Kent -21 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 230 (100.00%) Java
1 230 (100.00%) J2EE
2 160 (69.57%) Spring
3 109 (47.39%) Hibernate
4 92 (40.00%) Web Services
5 91 (39.57%) JavaScript
6 86 (37.39%) Oracle
7 85 (36.96%) XML
8 83 (36.09%) SQL
9 74 (32.17%) HTML
10 70 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
11 66 (28.70%) JSP
12 60 (26.09%) CSS
13 58 (25.22%) Struts
14 57 (24.78%) Degree
15 55 (23.91%) Ant
15 55 (23.91%) Linux
16 53 (23.04%) Tomcat
17 49 (21.30%) TDD
18 47 (20.43%) Software Engineering
19 45 (19.57%) Apache
20 42 (18.26%) Maven
21 39 (16.96%) SOA
22 38 (16.52%) SOAP
22 38 (16.52%) JSF
23 37 (16.09%) Ajax
23 37 (16.09%) JDBC
24 36 (15.65%) MySQL
25 33 (14.35%) EJB
26 32 (13.91%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 53 (23.04%) Tomcat
2 45 (19.57%) Apache
3 22 (9.57%) WebLogic
4 20 (8.70%) Apache Solr
5 8 (3.48%) CMS
6 7 (3.04%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.61%) Jetty
7 6 (2.61%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.17%) Mule
9 4 (1.74%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.30%) Drupal
10 3 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.87%) FileNet
11 2 (0.87%) WebSphere Process Server
11 2 (0.87%) WebSphere Portal
11 2 (0.87%) Liferay
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.43%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.09%) HTTP
2 13 (5.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) SNMP
3 1 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.65%) MySQL
2 32 (13.91%) SQL Server
3 28 (12.17%) Relational Database
4 23 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 17 (7.39%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (7.39%) Oracle Database
6 13 (5.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.74%) DB2
8 2 (0.87%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 55 (23.91%) Ant
2 42 (18.26%) Maven
3 32 (13.91%) Eclipse
4 30 (13.04%) JUnit
5 24 (10.43%) JIRA
6 21 (9.13%) Git (software)
7 20 (8.70%) Subversion
8 10 (4.35%) Gradle
9 5 (2.17%) EasyMock
10 4 (1.74%) jMock
10 4 (1.74%) Mockito
11 3 (1.30%) WebLogic Workshop
11 3 (1.30%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.87%) Rational Application Developer
13 1 (0.43%) ANTLR
13 1 (0.43%) Selenium
13 1 (0.43%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.43%) ProC
General
1 29 (12.61%) Finance
2 9 (3.91%) Banking
3 7 (3.04%) Legal
4 6 (2.61%) Publishing
5 5 (2.17%) Back Office
5 5 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.74%) Games
7 2 (0.87%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (100.00%) J2EE
2 160 (69.57%) Spring
3 109 (47.39%) Hibernate
4 92 (40.00%) Web Services
5 85 (36.96%) XML
6 74 (32.17%) HTML
7 66 (28.70%) JSP
8 60 (26.09%) CSS
9 58 (25.22%) Struts
10 38 (16.52%) SOAP
10 38 (16.52%) JSF
11 37 (16.09%) Ajax
11 37 (16.09%) JDBC
12 33 (14.35%) EJB
13 31 (13.48%) Servlets
14 23 (10.00%) XSLT
15 22 (9.57%) Dojo
15 22 (9.57%) jQuery
15 22 (9.57%) JPA
16 21 (9.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.91%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (7.83%) Open Source
4 4 (1.74%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.74%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.74%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.74%) Social Media
5 3 (1.30%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.87%) DataPower
6 2 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.87%) Physics
7 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 55 (23.91%) Linux
2 15 (6.52%) Windows
3 10 (4.35%) UNIX
4 5 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (21.30%) TDD
3 47 (20.43%) Software Engineering
4 39 (16.96%) SOA
5 31 (13.48%) Scrum
6 27 (11.74%) Waterfall
7 26 (11.30%) OO
8 23 (10.00%) MVC
9 22 (9.57%) Multithreading
10 21 (9.13%) UML
11 15 (6.52%) OOP
11 15 (6.52%) E-Commerce
11 15 (6.52%) OOD
12 13 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (4.78%) Product Management
13 11 (4.78%) OOA/OOD
13 11 (4.78%) Validation
13 11 (4.78%) Use Case
14 10 (4.35%) Web Development
14 10 (4.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 230 (100.00%) Java
2 91 (39.57%) JavaScript
3 83 (36.09%) SQL
4 9 (3.91%) PHP
4 9 (3.91%) PL/SQL
5 8 (3.48%) HQL
6 6 (2.61%) Groovy
7 5 (2.17%) Scala
8 4 (1.74%) C++
9 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.30%) Perl
9 3 (1.30%) C
10 2 (0.87%) XPath
10 2 (0.87%) Python
10 2 (0.87%) XQuery
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
11 1 (0.43%) C#
11 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (24.78%) Degree
2 18 (7.83%) OCPJP
3 13 (5.65%) Sun Certification
4 10 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (3.91%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.91%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.17%) OCMJD
7 1 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) QA
Vendors
1 86 (37.39%) Oracle
2 23 (10.00%) Sun
3 21 (9.13%) JBoss
4 18 (7.83%) hybris
5 12 (5.22%) Endeca
6 10 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 9 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.61%) IBM
9 5 (2.17%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.30%) BEA
10 3 (1.30%) ATG
11 2 (0.87%) Sony
11 2 (0.87%) Google
11 2 (0.87%) ILOG
11 2 (0.87%) Apple
12 1 (0.43%) Adobe
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago