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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 363 341 270
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -71
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 85 105 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.47% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.50% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 84 99 169
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21190 21060 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.98% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17003 17413 19031
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 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Surrey -1 35 £45,000 +1.69% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 29 £32,500 -18.75%
Berkshire +5 10 £50,000 +8.69% 1
East Sussex - 8 £50,000 -
Hampshire -22 3 £35,000 -6.66% 1
West Sussex - 2 £41,250 -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Java
1 201 (100.00%) J2EE
2 135 (67.16%) Spring
3 103 (51.24%) XML
4 93 (46.27%) JavaScript
5 86 (42.79%) Hibernate
6 84 (41.79%) HTML
7 73 (36.32%) Web Services
8 70 (34.83%) SQL
9 66 (32.84%) CSS
10 64 (31.84%) Oracle
11 62 (30.85%) Linux
12 58 (28.86%) JSP
13 55 (27.36%) Ant
14 53 (26.37%) JDBC
14 53 (26.37%) Tomcat
15 51 (25.37%) Software Engineering
16 50 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
17 48 (23.88%) Struts
18 43 (21.39%) Ajax
19 42 (20.90%) Degree
20 40 (19.90%) Maven
20 40 (19.90%) Finance
21 39 (19.40%) OO
22 37 (18.41%) JUnit
23 35 (17.41%) Apache
24 34 (16.92%) Scrum
25 32 (15.92%) SOA
25 32 (15.92%) Eclipse
26 31 (15.42%) EJB

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (26.37%) Tomcat
2 35 (17.41%) Apache
3 12 (5.97%) Jetty
4 10 (4.98%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.48%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.99%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (1.99%) CMS
6 4 (1.99%) WebSphere Process Server
6 4 (1.99%) FileNet
6 4 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.99%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.49%) Mule
8 2 (1.00%) Liferay
9 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.50%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
1 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.45%) HTTP
2 17 (8.46%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.94%) MySQL
1 26 (12.94%) Relational Database
2 23 (11.44%) RDBMS
3 22 (10.95%) SQL Server
4 15 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.48%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.48%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.49%) Apache Accumulo
8 4 (1.99%) DB2
9 2 (1.00%) Big Data
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.50%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 55 (27.36%) Ant
2 40 (19.90%) Maven
3 37 (18.41%) JUnit
4 32 (15.92%) Eclipse
5 28 (13.93%) Subversion
6 22 (10.95%) Git (software)
7 14 (6.97%) JIRA
8 8 (3.98%) Gradle
9 4 (1.99%) Rational Application Developer
10 3 (1.49%) WebLogic Workshop
10 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.00%) Mockito
11 2 (1.00%) jMock
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.50%) ProC
12 1 (0.50%) Checkstyle
12 1 (0.50%) Selenium
12 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.50%) ANTLR
General
1 40 (19.90%) Finance
2 7 (3.48%) Banking
3 5 (2.49%) Legal
4 2 (1.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.00%) Games
4 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) Electronics
5 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.50%) Billing
5 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.50%) Publishing
5 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (100.00%) J2EE
2 135 (67.16%) Spring
3 103 (51.24%) XML
4 86 (42.79%) Hibernate
5 84 (41.79%) HTML
6 73 (36.32%) Web Services
7 66 (32.84%) CSS
8 58 (28.86%) JSP
9 53 (26.37%) JDBC
10 48 (23.88%) Struts
11 43 (21.39%) Ajax
12 31 (15.42%) EJB
13 29 (14.43%) XSLT
14 28 (13.93%) JSF
15 27 (13.43%) SOAP
16 26 (12.94%) jQuery
17 25 (12.44%) JRules
18 24 (11.94%) Dojo
19 23 (11.44%) JPA
19 23 (11.44%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.43%) Computer Science
2 25 (12.44%) Open Source
3 15 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.47%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.49%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.99%) Social Media
6 4 (1.99%) DataPower
6 4 (1.99%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.49%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.00%) Physics
9 1 (0.50%) DTV
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 62 (30.85%) Linux
2 12 (5.97%) Windows
3 9 (4.48%) UNIX
4 2 (1.00%) Solaris
5 1 (0.50%) AIX
5 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (25.37%) Software Engineering
2 50 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (19.40%) OO
4 34 (16.92%) Scrum
5 32 (15.92%) SOA
6 27 (13.43%) UML
7 22 (10.95%) TDD
7 22 (10.95%) Waterfall
8 21 (10.45%) Use Case
9 20 (9.95%) OOA/OOD
10 18 (8.96%) OOD
10 18 (8.96%) Software Architecture
11 15 (7.46%) MVC
12 13 (6.47%) Multithreading
13 12 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (4.48%) Web Development
15 8 (3.98%) Unit Testing
16 7 (3.48%) E-Commerce
17 6 (2.99%) BDD
18 4 (1.99%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 201 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (46.27%) JavaScript
3 70 (34.83%) SQL
4 11 (5.47%) XQuery
4 11 (5.47%) XPath
5 7 (3.48%) HQL
6 6 (2.99%) Groovy
6 6 (2.99%) Scala
6 6 (2.99%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.49%) C
8 4 (1.99%) C++
9 3 (1.49%) Python
10 2 (1.00%) PHP
11 1 (0.50%) C#
11 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (20.90%) Degree
2 20 (9.95%) Sun Certification
3 17 (8.46%) OCPJP
4 10 (4.98%) OCMJD
5 4 (1.99%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
Vendors
1 64 (31.84%) Oracle
2 23 (11.44%) Sun
3 20 (9.95%) JBoss
4 9 (4.48%) hybris
5 7 (3.48%) Endeca
6 4 (1.99%) ILOG
6 4 (1.99%) IBM
7 3 (1.49%) BEA
7 3 (1.49%) ATG
8 2 (1.00%) Google
8 2 (1.00%) Apple
8 2 (1.00%) Sony
9 1 (0.50%) SAP
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe
9 1 (0.50%) Guidewire
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