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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Software Engineer
Rank 869 895 862
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Software Engineer 35 11 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.010% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.011% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 40
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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
106613 103834 110631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.68% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 88722 84404 95272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,430 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 December 2014 within the UK.

J2EE Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

J2EE Software Engineer
Top 12 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 17 December 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 +29 35 £47,500 +18.75% 1
London +42 20 £57,500 +4.54%
South East +6 11 £40,000 -27.27% 1
City of London - 11 £47,500 -
Surrey - 10 £40,000 - 1
Camberley - 9 £40,000 - 1
North West - 2 £33,750 -
Manchester - 2 £33,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
Woking - 1 £65,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -

J2EE Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 47 (100.00%) Java
1 47 (100.00%) J2EE
2 36 (76.60%) Software Engineering
3 26 (55.32%) E-Commerce
3 26 (55.32%) Spring
4 25 (53.19%) SOAP
4 25 (53.19%) Web Services
5 24 (51.06%) SQL
5 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (44.68%) XML
6 21 (44.68%) Linux
7 20 (42.55%) MVC
8 19 (40.43%) UNIX
8 19 (40.43%) Java EE
9 17 (36.17%) Oracle
9 17 (36.17%) Tomcat
10 15 (31.91%) Scrum
10 15 (31.91%) Ajax
11 14 (29.79%) HTML
11 14 (29.79%) CSS
12 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
13 12 (25.53%) MySQL
13 12 (25.53%) JDBC
13 12 (25.53%) XSL
13 12 (25.53%) Eclipse
13 12 (25.53%) Bash Shell
14 11 (23.40%) OOP
14 11 (23.40%) JMS
15 10 (21.28%) TDD
16 9 (19.15%) OO

J2EE Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 17 (36.17%) Tomcat
2 9 (19.15%) JBoss
3 7 (14.89%) GlassFish
4 5 (10.64%) Apache Solr
5 3 (6.38%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) MySQL
2 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Eclipse
2 9 (19.15%) SoapUI
3 5 (10.64%) Maven
3 5 (10.64%) JUnit
4 3 (6.38%) Ant
4 3 (6.38%) Mockito
5 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.13%) Gradle
General
1 3 (6.38%) Publishing
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) J2EE
2 26 (55.32%) Spring
3 25 (53.19%) Web Services
3 25 (53.19%) SOAP
4 21 (44.68%) XML
5 19 (40.43%) Java EE
6 15 (31.91%) Ajax
7 14 (29.79%) HTML
7 14 (29.79%) CSS
8 12 (25.53%) JDBC
8 12 (25.53%) XSL
9 11 (23.40%) JMS
10 9 (19.15%) JMX
10 9 (19.15%) WSDL
10 9 (19.15%) JSON
10 9 (19.15%) RESTful
11 7 (14.89%) JSP
11 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
12 6 (12.77%) Spring MVC
13 5 (10.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Social Media
2 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) DTV
3 1 (2.13%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) UNIX
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Software Engineering
2 26 (55.32%) E-Commerce
3 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (42.55%) MVC
5 15 (31.91%) Scrum
6 11 (23.40%) OOP
7 10 (21.28%) TDD
8 9 (19.15%) OO
8 9 (19.15%) Refactoring
8 9 (19.15%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.38%) CRM
9 3 (6.38%) Analytics
10 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (4.26%) Kanban
10 2 (4.26%) Machine Learning
10 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (51.06%) SQL
3 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.53%) Bash Shell
5 9 (19.15%) XPath
6 6 (12.77%) Groovy
7 2 (4.26%) Ruby
7 2 (4.26%) Perl
7 2 (4.26%) Python
7 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.26%) SAP
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