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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
J2EE Developer
Rank 781 726 600
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -126
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 121 214 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 100 191 275
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £38,500
% 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 3 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 3 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 -61 116 £50,000 +11.11% 9
South East -8 48 £55,000 +22.22%
London -21 41 £50,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire -10 24 £47,500 +46.15%
Milton Keynes -15 21 £47,500 +46.15%
City of London +36 14 £47,500 -38.70% 1
Kent +11 11 £55,000 -
South West +5 11 £55,000 +57.14%
Somerset - 11 £55,000 -
Wells - 11 £55,000 -
Tonbridge - 11 £55,000 -
East of England +7 10 £46,000 +17.19% 5
West Midlands -18 7 £45,000 +38.46% 1
East Sussex +17 6 £63,500 +27.00%
North West -14 5 £40,000 -11.11%
South Wales +6 4 £35,000 +45.83%
Cardiff -2 4 £35,000 +45.83%
Wales -3 4 £35,000 +47.36%
Warwickshire -12 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Bedfordshire +15 3 £46,000 +53.33%
Essex +4 3 £45,000 +34.32% 3
Cambridgeshire - 3 £50,000 - 2
Aylesbury - 3 £55,000 -
Huntingdon - 3 £50,000 -
Luton - 3 £46,000 -
Leeds +3 2 £42,500 +30.76%
West Yorkshire +2 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Yorkshire 0 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Hampshire -8 2 £47,500 +35.71%

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 258 (100.00%) J2EE
2 255 (98.84%) Java
3 165 (63.95%) Spring
4 105 (40.70%) JavaScript
5 102 (39.53%) SQL
6 101 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
7 98 (37.98%) Hibernate
8 85 (32.95%) JSP
9 81 (31.40%) XML
10 80 (31.01%) HTML
11 74 (28.68%) Web Services
12 70 (27.13%) Servlets
13 67 (25.97%) Linux
14 66 (25.58%) Oracle
15 64 (24.81%) Scrum
16 62 (24.03%) Maven
17 58 (22.48%) CSS
18 57 (22.09%) Struts
18 57 (22.09%) Eclipse
19 56 (21.71%) Tomcat
20 55 (21.32%) Ant
21 51 (19.77%) UML
22 46 (17.83%) JUnit
22 46 (17.83%) Subversion
23 44 (17.05%) Git (software)
23 44 (17.05%) JDBC
24 43 (16.67%) MySQL
24 43 (16.67%) JSON
25 42 (16.28%) TDD
26 41 (15.89%) jQuery

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (21.71%) Tomcat
2 27 (10.47%) WebLogic
2 27 (10.47%) JBoss
3 23 (8.91%) Cloud Foundry
4 18 (6.98%) Apache
4 18 (6.98%) WebSphere
5 12 (4.65%) Liferay
5 12 (4.65%) Apache Solr
6 10 (3.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (3.10%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (1.94%) Confluence
9 3 (1.16%) Node.js
9 3 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.16%) Jetty
10 2 (0.78%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.78%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.78%) CMS
10 2 (0.78%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (2.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Staffware
2 1 (0.39%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.94%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.36%) HTTP
2 11 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.33%) LDAP
4 4 (1.55%) Internet
4 4 (1.55%) SSH
5 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.67%) MySQL
2 39 (15.12%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.75%) MongoDB
4 17 (6.59%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.43%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.49%) Hadoop
9 8 (3.10%) Oracle Database
9 8 (3.10%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.94%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.78%) Big Data
11 2 (0.78%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 62 (24.03%) Maven
2 57 (22.09%) Eclipse
3 55 (21.32%) Ant
4 46 (17.83%) JUnit
4 46 (17.83%) Subversion
5 44 (17.05%) Git (software)
6 31 (12.02%) JIRA
7 24 (9.30%) Jenkins
8 10 (3.88%) MagicDraw
9 9 (3.49%) Cucumber
10 8 (3.10%) Log4j
11 7 (2.71%) Mockito
12 5 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (1.55%) TestNG
13 4 (1.55%) Selenium
13 4 (1.55%) Hudson
13 4 (1.55%) Emacs
14 3 (1.16%) SoapUI
15 2 (0.78%) JMeter
15 2 (0.78%) JBehave
General
1 26 (10.08%) Finance
2 25 (9.69%) Retail
3 10 (3.88%) Games
3 10 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.88%) Marketing
4 9 (3.49%) Publishing
5 5 (1.94%) Banking
6 4 (1.55%) iGaming
7 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (100.00%) J2EE
2 165 (63.95%) Spring
3 98 (37.98%) Hibernate
4 85 (32.95%) JSP
5 81 (31.40%) XML
6 80 (31.01%) HTML
7 74 (28.68%) Web Services
8 70 (27.13%) Servlets
9 58 (22.48%) CSS
10 57 (22.09%) Struts
11 44 (17.05%) JDBC
12 43 (16.67%) JSON
13 41 (15.89%) jQuery
14 37 (14.34%) REST
15 32 (12.40%) HTML5
15 32 (12.40%) Ajax
16 31 (12.02%) Java EE
17 26 (10.08%) Spring MVC
17 26 (10.08%) SOAP
17 26 (10.08%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.50%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.65%) Data Structures
4 11 (4.26%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.10%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.33%) Online Games
7 4 (1.55%) Social Media
7 4 (1.55%) GIS
7 4 (1.55%) Mobile Games
8 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.78%) RIA
8 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 67 (25.97%) Linux
2 26 (10.08%) UNIX
3 24 (9.30%) Windows
4 2 (0.78%) Android
4 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (24.81%) Scrum
3 51 (19.77%) UML
4 42 (16.28%) TDD
5 36 (13.95%) MVC
5 36 (13.95%) Software Engineering
6 33 (12.79%) OOP
7 32 (12.40%) OO
7 32 (12.40%) E-Commerce
7 32 (12.40%) OOD
8 26 (10.08%) OOA/OOD
8 26 (10.08%) Open Source
9 25 (9.69%) Waterfall
9 25 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (8.91%) RUP
10 23 (8.91%) AOP
11 22 (8.53%) Mentoring
12 21 (8.14%) SDLC
13 19 (7.36%) Multithreading
13 19 (7.36%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 255 (98.84%) Java
2 105 (40.70%) JavaScript
3 102 (39.53%) SQL
4 23 (8.91%) AspectJ
4 23 (8.91%) PL/SQL
5 15 (5.81%) Shell Script
6 11 (4.26%) Python
7 8 (3.10%) XQuery
7 8 (3.10%) XPath
8 6 (2.33%) HQL
8 6 (2.33%) Jython
9 4 (1.55%) PHP
10 2 (0.78%) C#
11 1 (0.39%) C++
11 1 (0.39%) VBA
11 1 (0.39%) Ruby
11 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 36 (13.95%) Degree
2 16 (6.20%) OCPJP
3 12 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (2.71%) Sun Certification
4 7 (2.71%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.33%) OCPJWCD
5 6 (2.33%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.78%) 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 66 (25.58%) Oracle
2 27 (10.47%) IBM
3 16 (6.20%) Sun
4 12 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 10 (3.88%) VMware
6 8 (3.10%) hybris
7 6 (2.33%) Endeca
8 5 (1.94%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.16%) Demandware
11 2 (0.78%) Splunk
11 2 (0.78%) Google
11 2 (0.78%) BEA
11 2 (0.78%) Adobe
11 2 (0.78%) Sybase
12 1 (0.39%) Facebook
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London
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Essex
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Cambridge
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Warwickshire
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Essex
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