The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Java/J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java J2EE Developer
UK
Rank 703 615 603
Rank change year-on-year
-88 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 156 327 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 137 302 323
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend

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

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 within the UK.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -84 153 £52,500 +10.52% 10
London -34 57 £55,000 +4.76% 7
East of England +15 38 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South East +6 37 £50,000 +17.64%
Essex +33 22 £52,500 -16.00%
Colchester +25 22 £52,500 -16.00%
Brighton +20 11 £42,500 +1.19%
East Sussex +20 11 £42,500 +1.19%
Milton Keynes +9 8 £60,000 +26.31%
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £60,000 +26.31%
Hertfordshire +3 6 £65,000 +30.00%
West Midlands -9 6 £45,000 +20.00%
North West -14 6 £42,500 +60.37% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £50,000 - 1
Watford -4 5 £65,000 +30.00%
Suffolk - 5 £72,500 -
Coventry +9 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Middlesex +2 4 £37,500 -46.42%
South West +1 4 £60,000 +166.66%
Oxfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
Liverpool - 4 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 4 £42,500 -
Huntingdon - 4 £50,000 -
Surrey +34 3 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +12 3 - -
Hampshire +1 3 £40,000 -5.88%
North Yorkshire 0 3 - -
Cheltenham - 3 £57,500 -
Harrogate - 3 - -
Oxford - 3 £55,000 -

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Java/J2EE Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 318 (100.00%) Java
1 318 (100.00%) J2EE
2 216 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (57.55%) Spring
4 135 (42.45%) JavaScript
5 125 (39.31%) HTML
6 113 (35.53%) Hibernate
7 106 (33.33%) SQL
8 99 (31.13%) CSS
9 93 (29.25%) TDD
10 91 (28.62%) Software Engineering
11 89 (27.99%) Oracle
12 86 (27.04%) XML
13 85 (26.73%) JSP
14 77 (24.21%) E-Commerce
15 76 (23.90%) Scrum
16 66 (20.75%) OO
17 62 (19.50%) Web Services
18 59 (18.55%) Degree
19 57 (17.92%) Finance
20 55 (17.30%) JUnit
20 55 (17.30%) Computer Science
21 52 (16.35%) JBoss
22 51 (16.04%) JDBC
22 51 (16.04%) Relational Database
23 49 (15.41%) SDLC
24 48 (15.09%) WebSphere
25 47 (14.78%) Servlets
25 47 (14.78%) Tomcat
26 45 (14.15%) Maven

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (16.35%) JBoss
2 48 (15.09%) WebSphere
3 47 (14.78%) Tomcat
4 44 (13.84%) WebLogic
5 24 (7.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 22 (6.92%) Apache
7 17 (5.35%) CMS
8 9 (2.83%) Alfresco
9 6 (1.89%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.26%) Confluence
10 4 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.26%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.26%) Jetty
11 3 (0.94%) IIS
11 3 (0.94%) Mule
12 2 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.31%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Magento
2 4 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.26%) GitHub
4 4 (1.26%) SaaS
5 2 (0.63%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.89%) Internet
2 2 (0.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (16.04%) Relational Database
2 43 (13.52%) Oracle Database
3 38 (11.95%) MySQL
4 35 (11.01%) NoSQL
5 26 (8.18%) MongoDB
6 25 (7.86%) SQL Server
7 21 (6.60%) RDBMS
8 17 (5.35%) Neo4j
9 12 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (3.46%) Big Data
11 9 (2.83%) Endeca
12 8 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (2.52%) Hadoop
12 8 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (2.20%) Data Mining
14 6 (1.89%) Jackrabbit
15 2 (0.63%) Couchbase
15 2 (0.63%) Redis
15 2 (0.63%) Riak
16 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 55 (17.30%) JUnit
2 45 (14.15%) Maven
3 31 (9.75%) Subversion
4 27 (8.49%) Git (software)
5 23 (7.23%) Eclipse
6 20 (6.29%) Jenkins
7 15 (4.72%) Ant
7 15 (4.72%) JIRA
8 14 (4.40%) Mockito
9 10 (3.14%) Selenium
10 8 (2.52%) Cucumber
10 8 (2.52%) TestNG
11 7 (2.20%) Gradle
11 7 (2.20%) NetBeans
12 6 (1.89%) Log4j
12 6 (1.89%) Mercurial
12 6 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (1.89%) Toad
13 4 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (1.26%) jMock
General
1 57 (17.92%) Finance
2 40 (12.58%) Banking
3 29 (9.12%) Retail
4 14 (4.40%) Back Office
5 13 (4.09%) Front Office
5 13 (4.09%) Music Industry
6 12 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 10 (3.14%) Marketing
8 8 (2.52%) Games
9 4 (1.26%) Advertising
9 4 (1.26%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.26%) Automotive
9 4 (1.26%) Electronics
9 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (100.00%) J2EE
2 183 (57.55%) Spring
3 125 (39.31%) HTML
4 113 (35.53%) Hibernate
5 99 (31.13%) CSS
6 86 (27.04%) XML
7 85 (26.73%) JSP
8 62 (19.50%) Web Services
9 51 (16.04%) JDBC
10 47 (14.78%) Servlets
11 45 (14.15%) RESTful
12 38 (11.95%) Ajax
12 38 (11.95%) XSLT
13 37 (11.64%) REST
13 37 (11.64%) Struts
13 37 (11.64%) Swing
14 36 (11.32%) AngularJS
15 35 (11.01%) Java EE
16 31 (9.75%) ActiveMQ
16 31 (9.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.30%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (5.03%) Online Banking
4 14 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.14%) Fintech
5 10 (3.14%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.57%) User Experience
8 4 (1.26%) Economics
9 3 (0.94%) Bitcoin
9 3 (0.94%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.94%) Cryptocurrency
9 3 (0.94%) Informatics
9 3 (0.94%) Smart Energy
10 2 (0.63%) Blog
10 2 (0.63%) Derivative
10 2 (0.63%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.31%) FMCG
11 1 (0.31%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.32%) Linux
2 18 (5.66%) Unix
3 6 (1.89%) HPUX
3 6 (1.89%) Solaris
4 4 (1.26%) Windows
4 4 (1.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (29.25%) TDD
3 91 (28.62%) Software Engineering
4 77 (24.21%) E-Commerce
5 76 (23.90%) Scrum
6 66 (20.75%) OO
7 49 (15.41%) SDLC
8 42 (13.21%) OOP
9 41 (12.89%) MVC
10 40 (12.58%) Web Development
11 37 (11.64%) Mentoring
12 27 (8.49%) Unit Testing
13 25 (7.86%) Open Source
14 24 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (7.23%) Coaching
15 23 (7.23%) Multithreading
16 22 (6.92%) BDD
17 19 (5.97%) Integration Testing
18 18 (5.66%) OOD
19 17 (5.35%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 318 (100.00%) Java
2 135 (42.45%) JavaScript
3 106 (33.33%) SQL
4 19 (5.97%) PL/SQL
5 16 (5.03%) C#
6 14 (4.40%) PHP
7 13 (4.09%) Scala
8 9 (2.83%) Python
9 6 (1.89%) Groovy
10 4 (1.26%) Go
11 3 (0.94%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.63%) AspectJ
12 2 (0.63%) Perl
12 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (18.55%) Degree
2 12 (3.77%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.92%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.26%) Packer
1 4 (1.26%) Terraform
2 3 (0.94%) Ansible
2 3 (0.94%) Puppet
3 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 89 (27.99%) Oracle
2 18 (5.66%) Adobe
3 15 (4.72%) ATG
4 10 (3.14%) hybris
5 9 (2.83%) IBM
6 8 (2.52%) Sun
7 6 (1.89%) Blue Martini
7 6 (1.89%) Talend
8 5 (1.57%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.57%) SAP
8 5 (1.57%) Sybase
9 2 (0.63%) BEA
9 2 (0.63%) Twitter
10 1 (0.31%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.31%) Google
10 1 (0.31%) New Relic
10 1 (0.31%) PayPal
10 1 (0.31%) VMware
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