The first table below looks at the demand for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 472 441 318
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -123
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 523 555 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.51% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.54% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 450 512 807
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 25 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -31 503 £45,000 +5.88% 46
London -49 202 £50,000 - 17
South East -26 86 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire -31 64 £37,500 +7.14% 4
North West +5 58 £37,500 +4.16% 9
East of England +8 54 £44,000 +10.00% 6
Leeds -13 51 £40,000 +14.28% 1
West Yorkshire -14 51 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Manchester +8 37 £40,000 +11.11% 6
Surrey -15 34 £46,250 +2.77%
City of London -23 34 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Buckinghamshire +11 31 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East Midlands -11 25 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Milton Keynes +9 23 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Northamptonshire -2 22 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Northampton -16 22 £32,500 -23.52% 2
South West -8 21 £37,500 +7.14% 4
West Midlands -7 19 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Essex - 16 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 16 £37,500 - 1
Lancashire +4 15 £37,000 -1.33% 2
Colchester - 12 £45,000 -
Coventry 0 11 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Hertfordshire -1 11 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Bristol -5 11 £35,000 -
Redhill - 11 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire -3 10 £44,000 +3.52% 3
Scotland -17 10 £42,500 +6.25% 1
York -25 10 - - 1
North Yorkshire -31 10 - - 1

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java/J2EE Developer 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 Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 1159 (100.00%) Java
1 1159 (100.00%) J2EE
2 799 (68.94%) Spring
3 567 (48.92%) Hibernate
4 524 (45.21%) SQL
5 400 (34.51%) Oracle
6 397 (34.25%) JavaScript
7 387 (33.39%) XML
8 364 (31.41%) HTML
9 337 (29.08%) JSP
10 318 (27.44%) Tomcat
11 267 (23.04%) CSS
12 265 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
13 257 (22.17%) Linux
14 253 (21.83%) Web Services
15 247 (21.31%) Maven
16 227 (19.59%) OO
17 225 (19.41%) Servlets
18 214 (18.46%) TDD
19 209 (18.03%) Subversion
20 204 (17.60%) JBoss
21 201 (17.34%) Scrum
22 196 (16.91%) E-Commerce
23 194 (16.74%) Java EE
24 192 (16.57%) Finance
25 188 (16.22%) Struts
26 183 (15.79%) Relational Database
27 181 (15.62%) Software Engineering
28 177 (15.27%) JUnit
29 165 (14.24%) JMS

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Java/J2EE Developer 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 Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 318 (27.44%) Tomcat
2 151 (13.03%) WebLogic
3 133 (11.48%) Apache
4 106 (9.15%) WebSphere
5 50 (4.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 44 (3.80%) GlassFish
7 43 (3.71%) Apache Solr
8 41 (3.54%) CMS
9 21 (1.81%) Magnolia
10 17 (1.47%) TeamSite
11 16 (1.38%) Jetty
12 10 (0.86%) IIS
13 8 (0.69%) Adobe CQ
13 8 (0.69%) Liferay
14 7 (0.60%) Confluence
14 7 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
15 5 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
15 5 (0.43%) FileNet
16 4 (0.35%) Alfresco
Applications
1 13 (1.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.04%) SaaS
4 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.54%) HTTP
2 35 (3.02%) SNMP
3 19 (1.64%) SSH
4 18 (1.55%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.86%) Internet
6 2 (0.17%) Broadband
6 2 (0.17%) SAN
7 1 (0.086%) Intranet
7 1 (0.086%) LDAP
7 1 (0.086%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 142 (12.25%) RDBMS
3 125 (10.79%) MySQL
4 98 (8.46%) SQL Server
5 49 (4.23%) DB2
6 48 (4.14%) NoSQL
7 45 (3.88%) Oracle Database
8 27 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (1.47%) MongoDB
9 17 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
9 17 (1.47%) Data Mining
10 16 (1.38%) Big Data
11 13 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.04%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.60%) Informix
15 6 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.52%) Oracle9i Database
15 6 (0.52%) JasperReports
16 5 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 247 (21.31%) Maven
2 209 (18.03%) Subversion
3 177 (15.27%) JUnit
4 143 (12.34%) Eclipse
5 118 (10.18%) Ant
6 99 (8.54%) Hudson
7 68 (5.87%) Git (software)
8 47 (4.06%) Jenkins
9 39 (3.36%) JIRA
10 27 (2.33%) Selenium
11 26 (2.24%) Gradle
12 15 (1.29%) Mockito
13 11 (0.95%) Cucumber
13 11 (0.95%) Emacs
14 8 (0.69%) Mercurial
15 7 (0.60%) TeamCity
15 7 (0.60%) jMock
15 7 (0.60%) Bugzilla
15 7 (0.60%) Rational Application Developer
15 7 (0.60%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 192 (16.57%) Finance
2 80 (6.90%) Banking
3 52 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 48 (4.14%) Retail
4 48 (4.14%) Games
5 47 (4.06%) Front Office
6 44 (3.80%) Back Office
7 39 (3.36%) Investment Banking
8 32 (2.76%) Automotive
9 31 (2.67%) Music Industry
10 14 (1.21%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.12%) Marketing
12 10 (0.86%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.78%) Legal
14 8 (0.69%) Advertising
15 5 (0.43%) Publishing
16 4 (0.35%) Electronics
16 4 (0.35%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.26%) Local Government
18 2 (0.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1159 (100.00%) J2EE
2 799 (68.94%) Spring
3 567 (48.92%) Hibernate
4 387 (33.39%) XML
5 364 (31.41%) HTML
6 337 (29.08%) JSP
7 267 (23.04%) CSS
8 253 (21.83%) Web Services
9 225 (19.41%) Servlets
10 194 (16.74%) Java EE
11 188 (16.22%) Struts
12 165 (14.24%) JMS
13 148 (12.77%) Ajax
14 131 (11.30%) EJB
15 116 (10.01%) JDBC
16 115 (9.92%) SOAP
17 109 (9.40%) Spring MVC
18 101 (8.71%) JPA
19 98 (8.46%) jQuery
20 79 (6.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 95 (8.20%) Computer Science
2 89 (7.68%) Open Source
3 74 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 31 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 27 (2.33%) Derivative
7 26 (2.24%) N-Tier
8 25 (2.16%) Fixed Income
9 20 (1.73%) Digital Media
10 18 (1.55%) Mobile Games
11 17 (1.47%) Contract for Difference
12 13 (1.12%) Mathematics
13 12 (1.04%) Social Media
13 12 (1.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 11 (0.95%) Equities
14 11 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
14 11 (0.95%) Online Games
15 10 (0.86%) Credit Risk
15 10 (0.86%) Market Risk
16 6 (0.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 257 (22.17%) Linux
2 149 (12.86%) UNIX
3 39 (3.36%) Windows
4 14 (1.21%) Android
5 10 (0.86%) AIX
6 6 (0.52%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.43%) Solaris
7 5 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.26%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.086%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.086%) VMS
9 1 (0.086%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (19.59%) OO
3 214 (18.46%) TDD
4 201 (17.34%) Scrum
5 196 (16.91%) E-Commerce
6 181 (15.62%) Software Engineering
7 138 (11.91%) MVC
8 124 (10.70%) Unit Testing
9 108 (9.32%) SOA
10 102 (8.80%) Web Development
11 92 (7.94%) UML
12 84 (7.25%) OOD
13 80 (6.90%) Multithreading
14 79 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
15 69 (5.95%) BDD
16 48 (4.14%) OOA/OOD
17 46 (3.97%) OOP
18 45 (3.88%) Web Application Development
19 42 (3.62%) B2B
20 33 (2.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1159 (100.00%) Java
2 524 (45.21%) SQL
3 397 (34.25%) JavaScript
4 64 (5.52%) PL/SQL
5 42 (3.62%) C++
6 41 (3.54%) Scala
7 28 (2.42%) Groovy
8 25 (2.16%) Bash Shell
9 24 (2.07%) Shell Script
10 23 (1.98%) Perl
11 22 (1.90%) PHP
12 17 (1.47%) XPath
13 15 (1.29%) Python
14 14 (1.21%) C
14 14 (1.21%) C#
15 12 (1.04%) XQuery
16 11 (0.95%) Ruby
16 11 (0.95%) HQL
17 8 (0.69%) Clojure
18 3 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 162 (13.98%) Degree
2 54 (4.66%) Sun Certification
3 21 (1.81%) OCPJP
3 21 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.95%) OCMJD
6 3 (0.26%) HND
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.086%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.086%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (7.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.086%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 400 (34.51%) Oracle
2 204 (17.60%) JBoss
3 49 (4.23%) IBM
4 45 (3.88%) Sun
5 24 (2.07%) hybris
6 20 (1.73%) Calypso
7 18 (1.55%) Murex
8 17 (1.47%) Vignette
9 16 (1.38%) SAP
10 12 (1.04%) JD Edwards
10 12 (1.04%) Endeca
11 11 (0.95%) Google
12 10 (0.86%) VMware
12 10 (0.86%) Sybase
12 10 (0.86%) BEA
13 8 (0.69%) Twitter
14 6 (0.52%) Microsoft
14 6 (0.52%) Perforce
15 5 (0.43%) Adobe
15 5 (0.43%) Red Hat
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