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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Software Engineer
Rank 893 859 884
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Software Engineer 10 8 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.008% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.008% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 40
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
107824 100361 112041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87233 83342 95584
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 2014 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 15 September 2014. 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 -33 10 £50,000 +25.00% 3
London - 7 £50,000 - 3
Manchester - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £40,000 -
South East - 1 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £47,500 -

J2EE Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) J2EE
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 25 (83.33%) Spring
3 24 (80.00%) SQL
4 18 (60.00%) MVC
5 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
6 16 (53.33%) Spring MVC
7 14 (46.67%) Java EE
7 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (43.33%) Oracle
8 13 (43.33%) UNIX
8 13 (43.33%) Linux
8 13 (43.33%) E-Commerce
9 11 (36.67%) GlassFish
9 11 (36.67%) Lucene
9 11 (36.67%) Apache Solr
10 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (26.67%) JSP
12 5 (16.67%) Degree
12 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
12 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
12 5 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (16.67%) Kindle
13 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
13 4 (13.33%) HTML
13 4 (13.33%) CSS
13 4 (13.33%) SOAP
13 4 (13.33%) Web Services

J2EE Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 11 (36.67%) GlassFish
1 11 (36.67%) Apache Solr
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JUnit
1 2 (6.67%) Maven
1 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.67%) Mockito
2 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.33%) Ant
General
1 1 (3.33%) Electronics
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) J2EE
2 25 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 25 (83.33%) Spring
3 16 (53.33%) Spring MVC
4 14 (46.67%) Java EE
5 11 (36.67%) Lucene
6 8 (26.67%) JSP
7 4 (13.33%) CSS
7 4 (13.33%) SOAP
7 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) HTML
8 3 (10.00%) Ajax
8 3 (10.00%) JDBC
9 2 (6.67%) Servlets
9 2 (6.67%) XML
9 2 (6.67%) XSL
9 2 (6.67%) J2SE
9 2 (6.67%) JMS
9 2 (6.67%) JSF
9 2 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Kindle
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) DTV
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) UNIX
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (60.00%) MVC
3 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) SQL
3 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) SAP
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