The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Java/J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 231 235 218
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 13 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.26% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 21
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £40,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £46,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.87%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5407 5741 6029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.74% 97.16% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4566 4843 4970
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the South West region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +14 10 £52,500 +25.00%
Gloucestershire - 2 £55,000 -
Somerset -11 1 £44,000 -16.19%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Java/J2EE Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 15 (83.33%) Spring
3 10 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) Unix
6 7 (38.89%) XML
6 7 (38.89%) JSP
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Java EE
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 6 (33.33%) JDBC
7 6 (33.33%) Struts
7 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (27.78%) MySQL
8 5 (27.78%) Scrum
9 4 (22.22%) TDD
9 4 (22.22%) Python
10 3 (16.67%) SOAP
10 3 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) REST
11 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (11.11%) Go
11 2 (11.11%) BDD
11 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) JBehave
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 15 (83.33%) Spring
3 10 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 7 (38.89%) Java EE
4 7 (38.89%) JSP
4 7 (38.89%) XML
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) JDBC
5 6 (33.33%) Struts
6 3 (16.67%) REST
6 3 (16.67%) SOAP
7 2 (11.11%) EJB
7 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
8 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
8 1 (5.56%) JMS
8 1 (5.56%) JSF
8 1 (5.56%) RESTful
8 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) BDD
5 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (5.56%) Microservices
6 1 (5.56%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Go
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) Scala
6 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle