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 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 Software Engineer
Rank 888 919 867
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Software Engineer 14 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.016% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.017% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 17
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
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 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 3 July 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 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 +15 11 £50,000 +5.26%
South East - 5 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
London +10 3 £47,500 -5.00%
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +32 2 £47,500 +26.66%

J2EE Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
4 14 (63.64%) MVC
5 13 (59.09%) Spring
6 11 (50.00%) Scrum
6 11 (50.00%) REST
7 10 (45.45%) OO
7 10 (45.45%) OOP
8 9 (40.91%) JUnit
8 9 (40.91%) Spring MVC
9 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
9 8 (36.36%) HTML
9 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 8 (36.36%) CSS
9 8 (36.36%) HTML5
10 7 (31.82%) JAX-RS
10 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
11 6 (27.27%) Finance
11 6 (27.27%) Retail
11 6 (27.27%) JSON
11 6 (27.27%) SQL
11 6 (27.27%) Web Services
11 6 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (22.73%) JMS
12 5 (22.73%) Struts
12 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
12 5 (22.73%) jMock
12 5 (22.73%) Atlassian

J2EE Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) Jetty
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
3 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) JUnit
2 5 (22.73%) jMock
2 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
3 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.09%) Log4j
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (59.09%) Spring
3 11 (50.00%) REST
4 9 (40.91%) Spring MVC
5 8 (36.36%) HTML5
5 8 (36.36%) HTML
5 8 (36.36%) CSS
6 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
6 7 (31.82%) JAX-RS
7 6 (27.27%) JSON
7 6 (27.27%) Web Services
7 6 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (22.73%) JMS
8 5 (22.73%) Java EE
8 5 (22.73%) Struts
9 4 (18.18%) Ajax
9 4 (18.18%) Grails
9 4 (18.18%) jQuery
9 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 3 (13.64%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) RIA
2 4 (18.18%) Social Media
3 2 (9.09%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 14 (63.64%) MVC
4 11 (50.00%) Scrum
5 10 (45.45%) OOP
5 10 (45.45%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (18.18%) BDD
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (18.18%) Product Management
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 4 (18.18%) CRM
7 4 (18.18%) Validation
7 4 (18.18%) OOD
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (18.18%) Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) User Stories
7 4 (18.18%) Procedural Programming
8 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (9.09%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Atlassian
2 4 (18.18%) Sencha
2 4 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (13.64%) IBM