The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer
Rank 875 915 856
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Software Engineer 15 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.015% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.016% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 48
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 £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £47,500 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%

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 Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

J2EE Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

J2EE Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

J2EE Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

J2EE Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE Software Engineer over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 within the UK.

J2EE Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

J2EE Software Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Software Engineer 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
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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 +5 10 £52,500 +10.52%
South East - 4 £56,250 -
West Sussex - 4 £56,250 -
London +29 3 £62,000 +34.05%
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +33 2 £62,000 +45.88%

J2EE Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited J2EE Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Java
1 45 (100.00%) J2EE
2 29 (64.44%) Software Engineering
3 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (62.22%) Spring
4 25 (55.56%) MVC
5 22 (48.89%) Scrum
6 19 (42.22%) OOP
7 17 (37.78%) OO
7 17 (37.78%) Web Services
8 14 (31.11%) CSS
8 14 (31.11%) HTML
8 14 (31.11%) SOAP
9 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
9 13 (28.89%) XML
9 13 (28.89%) Java EE
10 12 (26.67%) Ajax
10 12 (26.67%) HTML5
10 12 (26.67%) REST
10 12 (26.67%) SQL
10 12 (26.67%) JMS
11 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
12 10 (22.22%) JUnit
12 10 (22.22%) RESTful
12 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (20.00%) Internet
14 8 (17.78%) Eclipse
14 8 (17.78%) WSDL
14 8 (17.78%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (17.78%) JMX

J2EE Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited J2EE Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.78%) JBoss
1 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.89%) Jetty
4 2 (4.44%) GlassFish
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.78%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) JUnit
2 8 (17.78%) Eclipse
2 8 (17.78%) SoapUI
3 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.89%) jMock
4 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.67%) Maven
5 2 (4.44%) Log4j
6 1 (2.22%) Mockito
6 1 (2.22%) Gradle
General
1 8 (17.78%) Publishing
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) J2EE
2 28 (62.22%) Spring
3 17 (37.78%) Web Services
4 14 (31.11%) SOAP
4 14 (31.11%) CSS
4 14 (31.11%) HTML
5 13 (28.89%) Java EE
5 13 (28.89%) XML
6 12 (26.67%) JMS
6 12 (26.67%) Ajax
6 12 (26.67%) HTML5
6 12 (26.67%) REST
7 10 (22.22%) RESTful
8 8 (17.78%) JSON
8 8 (17.78%) Spring MVC
8 8 (17.78%) Grails
8 8 (17.78%) WSDL
8 8 (17.78%) JMX
9 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
10 6 (13.33%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Social Media
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) RIA
3 2 (4.44%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) DTV
4 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Software Engineering
2 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (55.56%) MVC
4 22 (48.89%) Scrum
5 19 (42.22%) OOP
6 17 (37.78%) OO
7 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
8 8 (17.78%) CRM
8 8 (17.78%) Refactoring
8 8 (17.78%) Analytics
9 7 (15.56%) TDD
10 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (8.89%) Product Management
11 4 (8.89%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (8.89%) Validation
12 3 (6.67%) OOD
12 3 (6.67%) BDD
12 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
12 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.67%) SQL
4 8 (17.78%) XPath
5 3 (6.67%) Groovy
5 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.44%) Perl
6 2 (4.44%) Python
6 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (8.89%) Atlassian
2 4 (8.89%) Sencha
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) SAP