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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
J2EE Developer
Rank 778 722 589
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -133
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 114 209 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 95 186 282
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 2015. 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 -67 109 £50,000 +17.64% 17
London -30 44 £50,000 - 5
South East -10 39 £51,250 +28.12% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 20 £47,500 +46.15%
City of London +12 19 £50,000 - 2
Milton Keynes -12 18 £47,500 +46.15%
East of England +2 10 £47,750 +59.16% 3
South West -8 8 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £49,000 -
West Midlands -14 7 £45,000 +38.46%
Somerset - 7 £55,000 -
Kent - 7 £55,000 -
Tonbridge - 7 £55,000 -
Wells - 7 £55,000 -
East Sussex +26 5 £63,500 +27.00% 1
Wales 0 5 £35,000 +12.00%
Cardiff -4 5 £35,000 +45.83%
South Wales -5 5 £35,000 -9.09%
North West -10 5 £37,500 - 3
West Sussex - 5 £51,250 - 2
Warwickshire - 4 £45,000 -
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Cambridge - 4 £46,250 -
Huntingdon - 4 £50,000 -
Manchester -1 3 £37,500 - 1
Horsham - 3 £52,500 - 1
Leeds +11 2 £42,500 +13.33% 2
West Yorkshire +5 2 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Hampshire 0 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Yorkshire -1 2 £42,500 +13.33% 2

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 245 (100.00%) J2EE
2 242 (98.78%) Java
3 155 (63.27%) Spring
4 107 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (42.45%) JavaScript
6 101 (41.22%) SQL
7 94 (38.37%) Hibernate
8 88 (35.92%) JSP
9 86 (35.10%) XML
10 81 (33.06%) HTML
11 79 (32.24%) Servlets
12 66 (26.94%) Oracle
13 65 (26.53%) Web Services
14 64 (26.12%) Linux
15 63 (25.71%) Scrum
16 61 (24.90%) Struts
17 60 (24.49%) CSS
18 57 (23.27%) Maven
19 56 (22.86%) Tomcat
20 53 (21.63%) Ant
21 52 (21.22%) UML
22 51 (20.82%) Eclipse
23 49 (20.00%) JDBC
24 47 (19.18%) Subversion
25 45 (18.37%) JUnit
26 44 (17.96%) Git (software)
27 41 (16.73%) JSON
28 40 (16.33%) REST
29 39 (15.92%) TDD
30 38 (15.51%) jQuery

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 56 (22.86%) Tomcat
2 34 (13.88%) WebLogic
3 24 (9.80%) JBoss
4 20 (8.16%) Cloud Foundry
5 19 (7.76%) WebSphere
6 14 (5.71%) Apache
7 12 (4.90%) Liferay
7 12 (4.90%) Apache Solr
8 10 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (3.27%) Confluence
9 8 (3.27%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.22%) CMS
10 3 (1.22%) Node.js
10 3 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.22%) Jetty
11 2 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.82%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Staffware
2 1 (0.41%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.22%) SaaS
2 3 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.57%) HTTP
2 14 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.67%) LDAP
4 2 (0.82%) Internet
5 1 (0.41%) SSH
5 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.69%) MySQL
2 34 (13.88%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 16 (6.53%) NoSQL
5 15 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (5.71%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.67%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.86%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.04%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.04%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 57 (23.27%) Maven
2 53 (21.63%) Ant
3 51 (20.82%) Eclipse
4 47 (19.18%) Subversion
5 45 (18.37%) JUnit
6 44 (17.96%) Git (software)
7 33 (13.47%) JIRA
8 28 (11.43%) Jenkins
9 12 (4.90%) MagicDraw
10 8 (3.27%) Log4j
10 8 (3.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (3.27%) Cucumber
10 8 (3.27%) Hudson
11 4 (1.63%) Mockito
11 4 (1.63%) TestNG
11 4 (1.63%) FitNesse
12 3 (1.22%) Selenium
13 2 (0.82%) JBehave
13 2 (0.82%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.41%) Jasmine
General
1 27 (11.02%) Finance
1 27 (11.02%) Retail
2 10 (4.08%) Marketing
3 7 (2.86%) Publishing
4 6 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.04%) Games
5 5 (2.04%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Automotive
6 1 (0.41%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (100.00%) J2EE
2 155 (63.27%) Spring
3 94 (38.37%) Hibernate
4 88 (35.92%) JSP
5 86 (35.10%) XML
6 81 (33.06%) HTML
7 79 (32.24%) Servlets
8 65 (26.53%) Web Services
9 61 (24.90%) Struts
10 60 (24.49%) CSS
11 49 (20.00%) JDBC
12 41 (16.73%) JSON
13 40 (16.33%) REST
14 38 (15.51%) jQuery
15 32 (13.06%) HTML5
16 28 (11.43%) XSLT
17 27 (11.02%) JMS
17 27 (11.02%) Ajax
18 26 (10.61%) EJB
19 25 (10.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.06%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.90%) Data Structures
4 11 (4.49%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.27%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.63%) Online Games
6 4 (1.63%) GIS
7 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.82%) Social Media
8 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.41%) Physics
9 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 64 (26.12%) Linux
2 33 (13.47%) UNIX
3 17 (6.94%) Windows
4 5 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (25.71%) Scrum
3 52 (21.22%) UML
4 39 (15.92%) TDD
5 38 (15.51%) OO
6 31 (12.65%) OOA/OOD
7 30 (12.24%) E-Commerce
7 30 (12.24%) OOD
8 29 (11.84%) Software Engineering
8 29 (11.84%) MVC
9 28 (11.43%) OOP
10 27 (11.02%) Open Source
11 26 (10.61%) Waterfall
12 21 (8.57%) Use Case
12 21 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (8.57%) SDLC
13 20 (8.16%) RUP
13 20 (8.16%) AOP
14 19 (7.76%) SOA
15 18 (7.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 242 (98.78%) Java
2 104 (42.45%) JavaScript
3 101 (41.22%) SQL
4 21 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 20 (8.16%) AspectJ
6 13 (5.31%) Python
7 12 (4.90%) Shell Script
7 12 (4.90%) XPath
8 8 (3.27%) Jython
8 8 (3.27%) XQuery
9 3 (1.22%) HQL
10 2 (0.82%) C++
11 1 (0.41%) C
11 1 (0.41%) VBA
11 1 (0.41%) Perl
11 1 (0.41%) PHP
11 1 (0.41%) Groovy
11 1 (0.41%) Scala
11 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (11.43%) Degree
2 11 (4.49%) OCPJP
3 7 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (2.86%) Sun Certification
4 6 (2.45%) OCPJWCD
4 6 (2.45%) OCMJD
4 6 (2.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.63%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.63%) Puppet
3 2 (0.82%) Ansible
3 2 (0.82%) Nagios
4 1 (0.41%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 66 (26.94%) Oracle
2 24 (9.80%) IBM
3 13 (5.31%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.49%) Sun
5 9 (3.67%) VMware
6 8 (3.27%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.04%) hybris
8 3 (1.22%) Endeca
8 3 (1.22%) Demandware
9 2 (0.82%) Google
9 2 (0.82%) Splunk
9 2 (0.82%) BEA
9 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.41%) Facebook
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