The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 209 208 208
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 25 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 10
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £44,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
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
5997 5024 5316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.21% 95.28% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5028 4376 4693
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 20 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Bristol - 17 £40,000 - 1
Devon - 5 £30,000 - 1
Dorset -5 2 £39,000 -29.09%
Wiltshire - 1 £30,000 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 45 (100.00%) Java
1 45 (100.00%) J2EE
2 30 (66.67%) Spring
3 21 (46.67%) Hibernate
3 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 20 (44.44%) XML
5 19 (42.22%) Oracle
6 18 (40.00%) HTML
7 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (31.11%) SQL
8 14 (31.11%) CSS
9 12 (26.67%) WebLogic
10 9 (20.00%) MySQL
10 9 (20.00%) JSP
10 9 (20.00%) Eclipse
11 8 (17.78%) GWT
11 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
12 7 (15.56%) JSF
12 7 (15.56%) Finance
12 7 (15.56%) JBoss
12 7 (15.56%) JUnit
12 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
13 6 (13.33%) Linux
13 6 (13.33%) Servlets
13 6 (13.33%) Subversion
13 6 (13.33%) Maven
13 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 6 (13.33%) Web Development
14 5 (11.11%) jQuery
14 5 (11.11%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 7 (15.56%) JBoss
3 5 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.89%) GlassFish
4 4 (8.89%) Magnolia
5 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.22%) ColdFusion
6 1 (2.22%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) MySQL
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (15.56%) JUnit
3 6 (13.33%) Subversion
3 6 (13.33%) Maven
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (8.89%) NetBeans
6 3 (6.67%) JIRA
6 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.44%) Ant
8 1 (2.22%) Selenium
8 1 (2.22%) Hudson
8 1 (2.22%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.22%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) J2EE
2 30 (66.67%) Spring
3 21 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 20 (44.44%) XML
5 18 (40.00%) HTML
6 14 (31.11%) CSS
7 9 (20.00%) JSP
8 8 (17.78%) GWT
9 7 (15.56%) JSF
10 6 (13.33%) Servlets
11 5 (11.11%) EJB
11 5 (11.11%) Web Services
11 5 (11.11%) jQuery
12 4 (8.89%) Swing
12 4 (8.89%) SOAP
13 3 (6.67%) Struts
13 3 (6.67%) Oracle ADF
13 3 (6.67%) Ajax
13 3 (6.67%) JSON
13 3 (6.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (13.33%) Web Development
3 5 (11.11%) TDD
3 5 (11.11%) OO
4 4 (8.89%) MVC
4 4 (8.89%) Scrum
4 4 (8.89%) BDD
5 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.22%) Pair Programming
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.22%) RAD
7 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.22%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Sybase
3 2 (4.44%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) BEA
4 1 (2.22%) ION Trading
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