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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
J2EE Developer
Rank 759 708 617
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -91
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 133 239 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 109 217 265
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
(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
England -49 126 £50,000 +8.69% 15
South East -5 58 £52,500 +16.66% 5
London +8 41 £51,250 +2.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +5 22 £46,750 -10.95% 2
Milton Keynes -22 18 £46,000 -12.38% 1
East of England +19 15 £46,000 +8.23% 3
City of London +57 13 £50,000 - 1
Kent +19 12 £55,000 - 3
Berkshire -6 12 £43,500 -3.33%
Tonbridge - 12 £55,000 -
Wells - 9 £55,000 -
Somerset - 9 £55,000 -
South West - 9 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 7 £46,000 -
Luton - 7 £46,000 -
Wales +5 6 £33,750 +43.61%
Reading -11 6 £48,625 -2.75%
Bracknell - 6 £43,500 -
South Wales - 6 £33,750 -
Nottingham +7 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Nottinghamshire +4 5 £50,000 +25.00%
East Midlands +1 5 £50,000 +33.33%
East Sussex -2 5 £63,500 +27.00%
Cardiff - 5 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire +1 4 £46,000 +2.22%
West Midlands -14 4 £45,250 +13.12% 1
Essex - 4 £45,000 - 3
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Aylesbury - 4 £55,000 - 1
Watford +13 3 £46,000 -3.15%

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 258 (100.00%) J2EE
2 257 (99.61%) Java
3 158 (61.24%) Spring
4 105 (40.70%) JavaScript
5 101 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (38.76%) SQL
7 96 (37.21%) Hibernate
8 80 (31.01%) HTML
9 77 (29.84%) JSP
10 74 (28.68%) Web Services
10 74 (28.68%) XML
10 74 (28.68%) Oracle
11 62 (24.03%) Maven
11 62 (24.03%) Linux
12 61 (23.64%) Scrum
13 60 (23.26%) Eclipse
14 58 (22.48%) CSS
15 57 (22.09%) Tomcat
16 55 (21.32%) Servlets
16 55 (21.32%) Ant
17 54 (20.93%) Struts
18 45 (17.44%) JUnit
18 45 (17.44%) MySQL
19 44 (17.05%) UML
19 44 (17.05%) Subversion
20 43 (16.67%) Computer Science
20 43 (16.67%) Git (software)
21 42 (16.28%) jQuery
21 42 (16.28%) TDD
21 42 (16.28%) Ajax

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 57 (22.09%) Tomcat
2 31 (12.02%) JBoss
3 28 (10.85%) Apache
4 26 (10.08%) WebLogic
5 20 (7.75%) Cloud Foundry
6 19 (7.36%) WebSphere
7 12 (4.65%) Liferay
8 11 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (3.10%) Apache Solr
9 8 (3.10%) WebLogic Portal
10 5 (1.94%) Joomla!
10 5 (1.94%) Alfresco
11 4 (1.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.55%) IIS
12 3 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.16%) Node.js
13 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.78%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.78%) Jetty
13 2 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Staffware
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.39%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.94%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.81%) HTTP
2 11 (4.26%) Internet
3 8 (3.10%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.71%) SSH
5 2 (0.78%) LDAP
6 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.44%) MySQL
2 41 (15.89%) SQL Server
3 22 (8.53%) MongoDB
4 16 (6.20%) NoSQL
4 16 (6.20%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.26%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.49%) Hadoop
9 8 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.55%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.78%) Hazelcast
11 2 (0.78%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 62 (24.03%) Maven
2 60 (23.26%) Eclipse
3 55 (21.32%) Ant
4 45 (17.44%) JUnit
5 44 (17.05%) Subversion
6 43 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 28 (10.85%) JIRA
7 28 (10.85%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.10%) MagicDraw
8 8 (3.10%) Log4j
9 7 (2.71%) Emacs
9 7 (2.71%) Mockito
10 6 (2.33%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.94%) Hudson
11 5 (1.94%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.55%) JMeter
12 4 (1.55%) Selenium
12 4 (1.55%) TestNG
13 2 (0.78%) Apache Ivy
14 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
General
1 27 (10.47%) Finance
2 17 (6.59%) Retail
3 14 (5.43%) Games
4 13 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.26%) Marketing
5 11 (4.26%) Publishing
6 10 (3.88%) Banking
7 7 (2.71%) iGaming
8 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.78%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Electronics
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (100.00%) J2EE
2 158 (61.24%) Spring
3 96 (37.21%) Hibernate
4 80 (31.01%) HTML
5 77 (29.84%) JSP
6 74 (28.68%) Web Services
6 74 (28.68%) XML
7 58 (22.48%) CSS
8 55 (21.32%) Servlets
9 54 (20.93%) Struts
10 42 (16.28%) Ajax
10 42 (16.28%) jQuery
11 36 (13.95%) JSON
11 36 (13.95%) REST
11 36 (13.95%) JDBC
12 35 (13.57%) HTML5
13 32 (12.40%) Java EE
14 30 (11.63%) SOAP
15 28 (10.85%) EJB
16 27 (10.47%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.49%) Data Structures
4 8 (3.10%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.10%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.71%) Mobile Games
5 7 (2.71%) Online Games
5 7 (2.71%) Social Media
6 5 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.94%) RIA
7 3 (1.16%) GIS
8 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.39%) DTV
9 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.39%) Physics
9 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 62 (24.03%) Linux
2 27 (10.47%) Windows
3 23 (8.91%) UNIX
4 5 (1.94%) Android
4 5 (1.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (23.64%) Scrum
3 44 (17.05%) UML
4 42 (16.28%) TDD
4 42 (16.28%) MVC
5 40 (15.50%) Software Engineering
6 34 (13.18%) OOP
7 32 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (11.63%) E-Commerce
9 26 (10.08%) OOD
9 26 (10.08%) Open Source
10 24 (9.30%) OO
10 24 (9.30%) SDLC
11 23 (8.91%) Mentoring
12 21 (8.14%) Waterfall
12 21 (8.14%) OOA/OOD
12 21 (8.14%) RUP
13 20 (7.75%) SOA
13 20 (7.75%) AOP
13 20 (7.75%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 257 (99.61%) Java
2 105 (40.70%) JavaScript
3 100 (38.76%) SQL
4 28 (10.85%) PL/SQL
5 20 (7.75%) AspectJ
6 16 (6.20%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.49%) Python
8 8 (3.10%) XQuery
8 8 (3.10%) XPath
9 7 (2.71%) PHP
10 6 (2.33%) HQL
11 4 (1.55%) Jython
12 2 (0.78%) C#
12 2 (0.78%) Ruby
13 1 (0.39%) Groovy
13 1 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (15.12%) Degree
2 20 (7.75%) OCPJP
3 15 (5.81%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (3.88%) Sun Certification
4 10 (3.88%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.71%) OCMJD
6 6 (2.33%) OCPJWCD
7 5 (1.94%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.71%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.55%) Puppet
3 2 (0.78%) Nagios
3 2 (0.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 74 (28.68%) Oracle
2 25 (9.69%) IBM
3 21 (8.14%) Sun
4 12 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.65%) VMware
5 7 (2.71%) hybris
5 7 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.33%) Endeca
7 5 (1.94%) Adobe
8 3 (1.16%) Sybase
9 2 (0.78%) ATG
9 2 (0.78%) BEA
9 2 (0.78%) Google
9 2 (0.78%) Alterian
9 2 (0.78%) Splunk
10 1 (0.39%) Demandware
10 1 (0.39%) Facebook
10 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.39%) SAP
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50000 - £80000
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Warwickshire
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: bonuses, pension, holidays
Posted: 26 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago