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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 708 678 563
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -115
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 205 299 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.27% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 185 272 390
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016 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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -24 200 £50,000 +5.26% 27
South East +35 62 £40,000 -7.51% 5
London -5 61 £55,000 - 8
East of England +26 45 £52,500 +9.94% 3
Hertfordshire +34 25 £52,500 - 2
Berkshire +30 20 £45,000 -15.49%
West Midlands +4 15 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South West +4 14 £52,500 +5.00%
Coventry +4 14 £40,000 -16.66%
East Midlands +11 12 £40,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +7 12 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Northampton +22 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Milton Keynes +22 11 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Northamptonshire +16 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Bristol +18 10 £52,500 +77.96%
Colchester +13 10 £62,500 -
Essex +11 10 £62,500 +62.33%
Brighton +10 10 £37,500 -10.71%
East Sussex +8 10 £37,500 -10.71%
Manchester +2 10 £43,500 +24.28% 2
Cambridgeshire -1 10 £47,000 -6.00% 1
North West -2 10 £43,500 +8.75% 3
Surrey +29 9 £52,500 +54.41% 2
Newbury +14 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Reading +29 7 £54,000 -10.00%
City of London +24 6 £58,500 +8.83% 4
St Albans +14 6 £47,500 +3.26%
Watford +3 6 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Huntingdon 0 5 £47,000 -6.00%
Cambridge -7 5 £40,000 -16.23% 1

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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.

1 386 (100.00%) Java
1 386 (100.00%) J2EE
2 248 (64.25%) Spring
3 236 (61.14%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (39.90%) Oracle
5 153 (39.64%) Hibernate
6 152 (39.38%) JavaScript
7 139 (36.01%) SQL
8 128 (33.16%) Software Engineering
9 124 (32.12%) HTML
10 111 (28.76%) Web Services
11 101 (26.17%) Scrum
12 98 (25.39%) TDD
13 96 (24.87%) CSS
14 94 (24.35%) Linux
15 89 (23.06%) XML
16 85 (22.02%) Finance
17 84 (21.76%) JSP
17 84 (21.76%) Degree
18 78 (20.21%) OO
19 73 (18.91%) Struts
20 71 (18.39%) MVC
21 69 (17.88%) E-Commerce
22 68 (17.62%) Computer Science
22 68 (17.62%) Web Development
23 63 (16.32%) RESTful
23 63 (16.32%) Oracle Database
24 56 (14.51%) Java EE
25 55 (14.25%) MySQL
25 55 (14.25%) Relational Database

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 51 (13.21%) WebLogic
2 50 (12.95%) JBoss
3 48 (12.44%) WebSphere
4 38 (9.84%) Tomcat
5 29 (7.51%) Apache
6 16 (4.15%) CMS
7 11 (2.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (2.59%) Alfresco
9 9 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
10 8 (2.07%) Jetty
10 8 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.55%) IBM Transformation Extender
12 5 (1.30%) nginx
13 4 (1.04%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.78%) Mule
14 3 (0.78%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Process Server
16 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 9 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (2.07%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.55%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 3 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.07%) SaaS
3 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.52%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.52%) GitHub
5 2 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.89%) HTTP
2 12 (3.11%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.81%) Internet
4 2 (0.52%) SSL
5 1 (0.26%) AMQP
5 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.26%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (16.32%) Oracle Database
2 55 (14.25%) MySQL
2 55 (14.25%) Relational Database
3 31 (8.03%) SQL Server
4 27 (6.99%) NoSQL
5 20 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (4.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (3.89%) MongoDB
8 13 (3.37%) Big Data
9 12 (3.11%) InterSystems Cache
10 11 (2.85%) DB2
11 10 (2.59%) RDBMS
12 9 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (2.33%) Hadoop
13 8 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.04%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.78%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 52 (13.47%) JUnit
2 36 (9.33%) Subversion
3 30 (7.77%) Maven
4 24 (6.22%) Jenkins
5 21 (5.44%) Git (software)
6 20 (5.18%) JIRA
7 19 (4.92%) Mockito
8 18 (4.66%) Eclipse
9 13 (3.37%) jMock
10 8 (2.07%) Ant
11 7 (1.81%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (1.81%) Toad
12 6 (1.55%) Mercurial
12 6 (1.55%) NetBeans
13 5 (1.30%) Artifactory
13 5 (1.30%) Hudson
14 4 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (0.78%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.78%) Log4j
General
1 85 (22.02%) Finance
2 32 (8.29%) Banking
3 31 (8.03%) Retail
4 30 (7.77%) Telecoms
5 20 (5.18%) Games
6 17 (4.40%) Marketing
7 12 (3.11%) Aerospace
7 12 (3.11%) Automotive
8 9 (2.33%) Electronics
8 9 (2.33%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.07%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.30%) Front Office
11 3 (0.78%) Law
12 2 (0.52%) Back Office
13 1 (0.26%) Advertising
13 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (100.00%) J2EE
2 248 (64.25%) Spring
3 153 (39.64%) Hibernate
4 124 (32.12%) HTML
5 111 (28.76%) Web Services
6 96 (24.87%) CSS
7 89 (23.06%) XML
8 84 (21.76%) JSP
9 73 (18.91%) Struts
10 63 (16.32%) RESTful
11 56 (14.51%) Java EE
12 53 (13.73%) Ajax
13 50 (12.95%) JMS
13 50 (12.95%) Servlets
14 42 (10.88%) Spring MVC
15 37 (9.59%) REST
16 34 (8.81%) XSLT
17 33 (8.55%) JDBC
17 33 (8.55%) JPA
18 32 (8.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (17.62%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.11%) Economics
4 11 (2.85%) Mobile Games
5 9 (2.33%) Fintech
6 8 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.07%) Derivative
6 8 (2.07%) User Experience
7 7 (1.81%) Online Banking
8 6 (1.55%) Graphic Design
9 5 (1.30%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.30%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.04%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.04%) RIA
10 4 (1.04%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.78%) iPad
12 2 (0.52%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.52%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.26%) Online Games
13 1 (0.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 94 (24.35%) Linux
2 46 (11.92%) Unix
3 16 (4.15%) Windows
4 8 (2.07%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.55%) AIX
6 3 (0.78%) HPUX
6 3 (0.78%) Solaris
7 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (61.14%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (33.16%) Software Engineering
3 101 (26.17%) Scrum
4 98 (25.39%) TDD
5 78 (20.21%) OO
6 71 (18.39%) MVC
7 69 (17.88%) E-Commerce
8 68 (17.62%) Web Development
9 51 (13.21%) Multithreading
10 46 (11.92%) Mentoring
11 37 (9.59%) Open Source
12 35 (9.07%) Unit Testing
13 34 (8.81%) BDD
14 33 (8.55%) SOA
15 32 (8.29%) OOP
16 31 (8.03%) SDLC
17 24 (6.22%) DevOps
18 22 (5.70%) OOD
18 22 (5.70%) UML
19 21 (5.44%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 386 (100.00%) Java
2 152 (39.38%) JavaScript
3 139 (36.01%) SQL
4 33 (8.55%) PL/SQL
5 18 (4.66%) C#
6 16 (4.15%) Scala
7 10 (2.59%) Python
8 5 (1.30%) Groovy
8 5 (1.30%) VBA
8 5 (1.30%) XPath
9 4 (1.04%) C
9 4 (1.04%) Go
9 4 (1.04%) Perl
9 4 (1.04%) Ruby
9 4 (1.04%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.04%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.78%) PHP
11 2 (0.52%) AspectJ
11 2 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 84 (21.76%) Degree
2 12 (3.11%) Oracle Certification
2 12 (3.11%) Sun Certification
3 11 (2.85%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.26%) PMP
4 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.89%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.04%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.81%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (1.30%) Ansible
3 4 (1.04%) Puppet
4 3 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.78%) Terraform
5 2 (0.52%) Packer
5 2 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 154 (39.90%) Oracle
2 23 (5.96%) Sun
3 19 (4.92%) ATG
4 17 (4.40%) hybris
5 13 (3.37%) SAP
6 12 (3.11%) IBM
7 9 (2.33%) BEA
7 9 (2.33%) Endeca
7 9 (2.33%) MuleSoft
8 8 (2.07%) Adobe
9 7 (1.81%) Talend
10 4 (1.04%) Altova
10 4 (1.04%) Fiorano
10 4 (1.04%) ILOG
10 4 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.04%) Splunk
10 4 (1.04%) WSO2
11 3 (0.78%) Blue Martini
12 1 (0.26%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.26%) VMware
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k + 25 days holiday + life ins + Pension + much more!!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k 22 days holiday + bank holidays + pension + bonus!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£80,000.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Parc Ellis Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40K - £60K + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Health, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + range of benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
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Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33000 - £39200 per annum + Benefits
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Chorley
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
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