The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Developer
Rank 750 614 455
Rank change year-on-year
-136 -159
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 198 378 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.34% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.35% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 182 338 571
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £62,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

J2EE Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the UK.

J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the UK

J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE Developer over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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
England -140 192 £50,000 +5.26% 30
London -21 91 £60,000 +22.44% 9
South East -35 50 £40,000 -20.00% 5
East of England -19 23 £62,500 +35.86% 4
Milton Keynes +26 19 £47,500 +3.26%
Buckinghamshire +21 19 £47,500 +3.26%
West Midlands -8 19 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Coventry +16 14 £50,000 -13.79%
Colchester +12 12 £62,500 +38.88%
Essex +4 12 £62,500 +62.33%
East Midlands -2 10 £40,000 -17.94% 2
City of London +34 8 £55,250 +10.50% 3
Northampton +17 7 £40,000 - 1
Horsham +10 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Northamptonshire +10 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Sussex -16 7 £35,000 -30.00% 2
East Sussex +14 6 £45,000 +25.00%
Brighton +14 6 £45,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire 0 6 £64,250 +39.67% 3
Berkshire -4 6 £65,000 +49.42% 2
Watford +8 4 - - 1
Reading +6 4 £65,000 +30.00% 1
North West +2 4 £40,000 +6.66% 4
South Wales +1 4 £45,000 +33.33%
South West 0 4 £43,750 -20.45% 1
Wales -3 4 £45,000 +38.46%
Crawley -4 4 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Cardiff -7 4 £45,000 +38.46%
Cambridgeshire -10 4 £44,500 -8.71% 1
Nottingham +9 3 - -

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 531 (100.00%) J2EE
2 528 (99.44%) Java
3 365 (68.74%) Spring
4 348 (65.54%) Agile Software Development
5 255 (48.02%) Hibernate
6 236 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 198 (37.29%) HTML
8 190 (35.78%) CSS
9 181 (34.09%) SQL
10 172 (32.39%) XML
11 163 (30.70%) TDD
12 155 (29.19%) Oracle
13 147 (27.68%) Web Services
14 143 (26.93%) Linux
15 142 (26.74%) Degree
16 137 (25.80%) Software Engineering
17 131 (24.67%) OO
18 129 (24.29%) Maven
19 121 (22.79%) JSP
20 118 (22.22%) JUnit
21 108 (20.34%) REST
21 108 (20.34%) SQL Server
22 101 (19.02%) Scrum
23 99 (18.64%) Open Source
23 99 (18.64%) Computer Science
24 96 (18.08%) Tomcat
25 89 (16.76%) JPA
26 88 (16.57%) jQuery
27 81 (15.25%) JMS
27 81 (15.25%) Ajax

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 96 (18.08%) Tomcat
2 79 (14.88%) WebLogic
3 72 (13.56%) JBoss
4 58 (10.92%) Apache
5 48 (9.04%) WebSphere
6 18 (3.39%) CMS
7 14 (2.64%) Apache Solr
8 13 (2.45%) Jetty
9 10 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (1.51%) Node.js
11 7 (1.32%) Confluence
12 6 (1.13%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.94%) IIS
13 5 (0.94%) Liferay
14 4 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.75%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
14 4 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (2.07%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.56%) Magento
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.88%) Bluemix
3 7 (1.32%) GitHub
4 4 (0.75%) SaaS
5 3 (0.56%) IaaS
6 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.29%) HTTP
2 26 (4.90%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.88%) Internet
4 9 (1.69%) LDAP
5 4 (0.75%) Skype
6 3 (0.56%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.38%) GSM
7 2 (0.38%) INAP
7 2 (0.38%) RTP
7 2 (0.38%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (0.38%) SS7
7 2 (0.38%) TCAP
7 2 (0.38%) VLAN
8 1 (0.19%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 71 (13.37%) Relational Database
3 70 (13.18%) MySQL
4 52 (9.79%) RDBMS
5 44 (8.29%) Oracle Database
6 34 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (4.33%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.64%) Big Data
9 13 (2.45%) InterSystems Cache
9 13 (2.45%) MongoDB
10 11 (2.07%) JasperReports
10 11 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.69%) DB2
12 8 (1.51%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (1.32%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.13%) Hazelcast
14 6 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.94%) SQLite
16 4 (0.75%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 129 (24.29%) Maven
2 118 (22.22%) JUnit
3 71 (13.37%) Eclipse
4 56 (10.55%) Git (software)
5 46 (8.66%) Subversion
6 45 (8.47%) Ant
7 36 (6.78%) Mockito
8 29 (5.46%) JIRA
9 27 (5.08%) TestNG
10 23 (4.33%) Jenkins
11 21 (3.95%) jMock
11 21 (3.95%) Selenium
12 13 (2.45%) Gradle
13 11 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (1.69%) JBehave
15 8 (1.51%) Hudson
16 7 (1.32%) IntelliJ
17 5 (0.94%) CruiseControl
17 5 (0.94%) Eclipse RCP
17 5 (0.94%) NetBeans
General
1 68 (12.81%) Finance
2 28 (5.27%) Games
3 22 (4.14%) Marketing
4 21 (3.95%) Banking
5 15 (2.82%) Retail
6 14 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.88%) Law
8 8 (1.51%) Legal
9 7 (1.32%) Advertising
10 5 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.38%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (100.00%) J2EE
2 365 (68.74%) Spring
3 255 (48.02%) Hibernate
4 198 (37.29%) HTML
5 190 (35.78%) CSS
6 172 (32.39%) XML
7 147 (27.68%) Web Services
8 121 (22.79%) JSP
9 108 (20.34%) REST
10 89 (16.76%) JPA
11 88 (16.57%) jQuery
12 81 (15.25%) Ajax
12 81 (15.25%) JMS
13 77 (14.50%) JDBC
14 68 (12.81%) Struts
15 63 (11.86%) Servlets
16 62 (11.68%) RESTful
17 57 (10.73%) SOAP
18 55 (10.36%) Java EE
19 51 (9.60%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 99 (18.64%) Computer Science
2 26 (4.90%) Mobile App
3 23 (4.33%) Mathematics
4 22 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (2.45%) Data Integration
6 10 (1.88%) Fintech
6 10 (1.88%) Mobile Games
7 7 (1.32%) Streaming Music
8 6 (1.13%) Clustering
8 6 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (1.13%) Online Games
8 6 (1.13%) User Experience
9 5 (0.94%) Tandem
10 4 (0.75%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.56%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.38%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.38%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 143 (26.93%) Linux
2 53 (9.98%) Unix
3 37 (6.97%) Windows
4 11 (2.07%) Ubuntu
5 10 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.51%) Android
7 5 (0.94%) Solaris
8 4 (0.75%) HPUX
9 2 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (65.54%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (30.70%) TDD
3 137 (25.80%) Software Engineering
4 131 (24.67%) OO
5 101 (19.02%) Scrum
6 99 (18.64%) Open Source
7 80 (15.07%) OOP
8 73 (13.75%) MVC
9 70 (13.18%) Web Development
10 63 (11.86%) SOA
11 61 (11.49%) E-Commerce
12 60 (11.30%) SDLC
13 57 (10.73%) OOD
14 54 (10.17%) Multithreading
15 51 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
16 47 (8.85%) BDD
16 47 (8.85%) UML
17 34 (6.40%) Mentoring
17 34 (6.40%) Unit Testing
18 30 (5.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 528 (99.44%) Java
2 236 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 181 (34.09%) SQL
4 56 (10.55%) PL/SQL
5 25 (4.71%) Scala
6 12 (2.26%) C#
7 10 (1.88%) AspectJ
8 9 (1.69%) Python
9 7 (1.32%) C
9 7 (1.32%) C++
9 7 (1.32%) Groovy
9 7 (1.32%) Perl
9 7 (1.32%) Ruby
9 7 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.32%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.13%) XPath
11 4 (0.75%) VB
11 4 (0.75%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 142 (26.74%) Degree
2 21 (3.95%) Sun Certification
3 19 (3.58%) OCPJP
3 19 (3.58%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.38%) PMP
6 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.71%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.32%) Docker
1 7 (1.32%) HDFS
2 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) iptables
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) Ansible
1 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 155 (29.19%) Oracle
2 36 (6.78%) Sun
3 16 (3.01%) IBM
4 12 (2.26%) Microsoft
5 7 (1.32%) Atlassian
5 7 (1.32%) Sybase
6 6 (1.13%) Adobe
6 6 (1.13%) ATG
6 6 (1.13%) Google
7 5 (0.94%) Apple
7 5 (0.94%) Facebook
7 5 (0.94%) hybris
7 5 (0.94%) Twitter
8 4 (0.75%) BEA
8 4 (0.75%) Blue Martini
8 4 (0.75%) Elastic Path
8 4 (0.75%) Interwoven
8 4 (0.75%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.56%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.56%) Fiorano
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