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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 205 203 197
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 20 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.23% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.24% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 19
Average salary £39,180 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.08% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -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
5803 4927 5502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.19% 94.88% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4792 4234 4865
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 August 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 +10 15 £35,000 -
Somerset -18 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Wiltshire - 2 £30,000 -
Dorset -2 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 33 (100.00%) Java
1 33 (100.00%) J2EE
2 20 (60.61%) Spring
3 17 (51.52%) HTML
4 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
5 12 (36.36%) CSS
5 12 (36.36%) XML
5 12 (36.36%) Hibernate
6 11 (33.33%) Oracle
7 10 (30.30%) SQL
8 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (24.24%) JSP
9 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
10 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
11 6 (18.18%) JBoss
11 6 (18.18%) WebLogic
11 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 6 (18.18%) Finance
11 6 (18.18%) GWT
12 5 (15.15%) Scrum
12 5 (15.15%) EJB
12 5 (15.15%) MySQL
12 5 (15.15%) Servlets
12 5 (15.15%) Linux
12 5 (15.15%) OO
13 4 (12.12%) Swing
13 4 (12.12%) MVC
13 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
13 4 (12.12%) NetBeans
13 4 (12.12%) Aerospace

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.12%) GlassFish
2 4 (12.12%) Magnolia
3 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.12%) NetBeans
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (6.06%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Ant
5 1 (3.03%) JUnit
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) J2EE
2 20 (60.61%) Spring
3 17 (51.52%) HTML
4 12 (36.36%) XML
4 12 (36.36%) CSS
4 12 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 8 (24.24%) JSP
6 6 (18.18%) GWT
7 5 (15.15%) Servlets
7 5 (15.15%) EJB
8 4 (12.12%) Swing
9 3 (9.09%) Struts
9 3 (9.09%) JSON
9 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
9 3 (9.09%) Grails
10 2 (6.06%) REST
10 2 (6.06%) XHTML
10 2 (6.06%) XML Schema
10 2 (6.06%) Ajax
11 1 (3.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Scrum
2 5 (15.15%) OO
3 4 (12.12%) MVC
3 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (6.06%) RAD
5 2 (6.06%) TDD
6 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.03%) Product Management
6 1 (3.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Sybase
3 2 (6.06%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) BEA