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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
J2EE Developer
Rank 762 657 643
Rank change year-on-year
-105 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 128 285 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 115 252 250
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -120 121 £50,000 +11.11% 15
South East +9 63 £50,000 +11.11% 5
London -13 30 £50,000 +5.26% 6
East of England +29 18 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Berkshire -2 17 £43,500 -13.00%
Buckinghamshire -3 14 £46,000 -12.38% 3
Kent +28 13 £55,000 - 1
Tonbridge - 13 £55,000 -
City of London +43 12 £50,000 - 4
Milton Keynes -13 12 £46,000 -12.38% 3
Bracknell - 11 £43,500 -
West Sussex +13 9 £50,000 +17.64%
Horsham +5 8 £50,000 +17.64%
Essex +8 6 £37,250 -6.87% 2
Wales +2 6 £33,750 -3.57%
South Wales -2 6 £33,750 -3.57%
Hertfordshire -5 6 £46,000 +15.00%
Reading -9 6 £51,125 +2.25%
Luton - 6 £46,000 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £46,000 -
Somerset +13 5 £55,000 +57.14%
East Midlands +8 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Watford +7 5 £46,000 -3.15%
Nottingham +1 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Nottinghamshire -1 5 £50,000 +25.00%
South West -17 5 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Wells - 5 £55,000 -
Cardiff - 5 £32,500 -
Middlesex - 4 £52,500 -
Surrey -3 3 £55,000 +33.33%

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 264 (100.00%) Java
1 264 (100.00%) J2EE
2 160 (60.61%) Spring
3 113 (42.80%) JavaScript
4 98 (37.12%) SQL
4 98 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (36.74%) Hibernate
6 90 (34.09%) XML
7 83 (31.44%) Oracle
7 83 (31.44%) Web Services
8 77 (29.17%) HTML
9 75 (28.41%) JSP
10 69 (26.14%) Linux
11 66 (25.00%) Maven
12 65 (24.62%) CSS
13 64 (24.24%) Tomcat
14 63 (23.86%) Scrum
15 62 (23.48%) Ant
16 61 (23.11%) Eclipse
17 55 (20.83%) Struts
18 54 (20.45%) MySQL
19 52 (19.70%) MVC
20 50 (18.94%) Subversion
21 48 (18.18%) Servlets
22 47 (17.80%) Computer Science
23 46 (17.42%) Degree
23 46 (17.42%) Git (software)
24 45 (17.05%) Ajax
24 45 (17.05%) SOAP
25 44 (16.67%) jQuery

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 64 (24.24%) Tomcat
2 34 (12.88%) Apache
3 25 (9.47%) JBoss
4 21 (7.95%) Cloud Foundry
5 17 (6.44%) WebLogic
6 13 (4.92%) WebSphere
7 8 (3.03%) Joomla!
7 8 (3.03%) Alfresco
8 7 (2.65%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.27%) Liferay
9 6 (2.27%) IIS
9 6 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (1.14%) MQSeries
12 3 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.76%) CMS
13 2 (0.76%) Node.js
13 2 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Staffware
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.30%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.89%) SaaS
4 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.95%) Internet
2 19 (7.20%) HTTP
3 10 (3.79%) SSH
4 9 (3.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (20.45%) MySQL
2 35 (13.26%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.68%) RDBMS
4 15 (5.68%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.41%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.89%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.76%) JasperReports
9 2 (0.76%) SQLite
9 2 (0.76%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 66 (25.00%) Maven
2 62 (23.48%) Ant
3 61 (23.11%) Eclipse
4 50 (18.94%) Subversion
5 46 (17.42%) Git (software)
6 42 (15.91%) JUnit
7 33 (12.50%) JIRA
8 22 (8.33%) Jenkins
9 10 (3.79%) Emacs
10 7 (2.65%) SoapUI
10 7 (2.65%) Mockito
10 7 (2.65%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.65%) Log4j
11 6 (2.27%) JMeter
11 6 (2.27%) Hudson
11 6 (2.27%) Selenium
12 5 (1.89%) Apache Ivy
13 4 (1.52%) MagicDraw
14 3 (1.14%) TestNG
15 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (13.64%) Finance
2 20 (7.58%) Games
3 16 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.92%) Banking
5 12 (4.55%) Retail
6 10 (3.79%) Marketing
6 10 (3.79%) iGaming
7 8 (3.03%) Publishing
8 6 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.76%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
10 1 (0.38%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (100.00%) J2EE
2 160 (60.61%) Spring
3 97 (36.74%) Hibernate
4 90 (34.09%) XML
5 83 (31.44%) Web Services
6 77 (29.17%) HTML
7 75 (28.41%) JSP
8 65 (24.62%) CSS
9 55 (20.83%) Struts
10 48 (18.18%) Servlets
11 45 (17.05%) SOAP
11 45 (17.05%) Ajax
12 44 (16.67%) jQuery
13 42 (15.91%) JDBC
14 38 (14.39%) JSON
15 32 (12.12%) Spring MVC
16 30 (11.36%) REST
17 29 (10.98%) JPA
18 28 (10.61%) Java EE
19 27 (10.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.80%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.71%) Open Source
3 13 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.79%) Mobile Games
5 8 (3.03%) RIA
5 8 (3.03%) Social Media
6 7 (2.65%) Online Games
7 6 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.27%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.14%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.76%) GIS
10 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.38%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.38%) DTV
11 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 69 (26.14%) Linux
2 27 (10.23%) UNIX
3 26 (9.85%) Windows
4 9 (3.41%) Android
4 9 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.14%) HPUX
5 3 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (23.86%) Scrum
3 52 (19.70%) MVC
4 40 (15.15%) Software Engineering
5 38 (14.39%) UML
5 38 (14.39%) OOP
6 37 (14.02%) TDD
7 33 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 27 (10.23%) OOD
8 27 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (8.71%) Multithreading
9 23 (8.71%) OO
9 23 (8.71%) RUP
10 22 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 21 (7.95%) AOP
12 17 (6.44%) SOA
13 15 (5.68%) OOA/OOD
14 14 (5.30%) Web Development
15 13 (4.92%) Validation
16 12 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 264 (100.00%) Java
2 113 (42.80%) JavaScript
3 98 (37.12%) SQL
4 24 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 21 (7.95%) AspectJ
6 15 (5.68%) Shell Script
7 10 (3.79%) PHP
8 7 (2.65%) Python
8 7 (2.65%) XPath
9 6 (2.27%) HQL
10 4 (1.52%) Groovy
10 4 (1.52%) XQuery
10 4 (1.52%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.14%) Jython
11 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.76%) Scala
12 2 (0.76%) Ruby
12 2 (0.76%) C#
12 2 (0.76%) C++
13 1 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (17.42%) Degree
2 19 (7.20%) OCPJP
3 15 (5.68%) Oracle Certification
4 12 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 11 (4.17%) Sun Certification
6 8 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.52%) OCMJD
8 3 (1.14%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.65%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 83 (31.44%) Oracle
2 30 (11.36%) IBM
3 24 (9.09%) Sun
4 12 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 10 (3.79%) VMware
6 8 (3.03%) hybris
6 8 (3.03%) Adobe
6 8 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.27%) Endeca
8 4 (1.52%) ATG
9 3 (1.14%) Interwoven
9 3 (1.14%) Sybase
10 2 (0.76%) BEA
10 2 (0.76%) Google
10 2 (0.76%) Alterian
11 1 (0.38%) Facebook
11 1 (0.38%) SAP
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