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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 707 641 513
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -128
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 224 337 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 197 303 467
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 24 July 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 -44 214 £50,000 - 17
London -16 80 £65,000 +18.18% 4
South East +17 59 £40,000 -21.95% 4
East of England +28 40 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Berkshire +15 18 £45,000 -12.19% 2
Hertfordshire +28 17 £47,500 -5.47%
North West +16 14 £43,500 +16.00% 2
Manchester +2 13 £43,500 +61.11% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 12 £52,500 +10.52% 1
St Albans +29 11 £47,500 +3.26%
South West +12 11 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Essex +8 11 £62,500 +56.25%
Colchester +3 11 £62,500 +38.88%
Horsham +16 10 £35,000 -33.33%
Buckinghamshire +10 10 £47,500 -
East Sussex +10 10 £37,500 -40.47% 1
Brighton +10 10 £37,500 -40.00% 1
Milton Keynes +9 10 £47,500 -
West Sussex -3 10 £35,000 -33.33%
West Midlands 0 9 £40,000 -25.58% 3
Surrey +33 8 £50,000 - 1
Coventry +8 8 £50,000 -7.40%
Bristol +16 7 £52,500 +25.00% 1
Cardiff +13 7 £40,000 +14.28%
South Wales +10 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Wales -1 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Crawley -7 7 £35,000 -33.33%
Cambridge -15 7 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Newbury - 6 £48,750 - 2
City of London +38 5 £58,500 +17.00% 1

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 428 (100.00%) Java
1 428 (100.00%) J2EE
2 293 (68.46%) Spring
3 269 (62.85%) Agile Software Development
4 195 (45.56%) Hibernate
5 183 (42.76%) JavaScript
6 173 (40.42%) Oracle
7 165 (38.55%) SQL
8 140 (32.71%) Web Services
9 138 (32.24%) HTML
10 135 (31.54%) Software Engineering
11 123 (28.74%) XML
12 121 (28.27%) CSS
13 116 (27.10%) TDD
14 113 (26.40%) Linux
15 112 (26.17%) Degree
16 104 (24.30%) OO
17 94 (21.96%) Scrum
18 90 (21.03%) JSP
19 82 (19.16%) JUnit
20 76 (17.76%) Struts
21 75 (17.52%) Computer Science
22 73 (17.06%) MVC
23 72 (16.82%) Relational Database
24 70 (16.36%) Finance
24 70 (16.36%) JMS
25 68 (15.89%) RESTful
26 66 (15.42%) Open Source
27 65 (15.19%) Ajax
28 64 (14.95%) E-Commerce

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 61 (14.25%) WebLogic
2 51 (11.92%) JBoss
2 51 (11.92%) WebSphere
3 48 (11.21%) Tomcat
4 36 (8.41%) Apache
5 13 (3.04%) CMS
6 12 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (2.57%) Jetty
8 9 (2.10%) WebLogic Portal
9 6 (1.40%) IBM Transformation Extender
10 5 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.17%) MQSeries
10 5 (1.17%) nginx
11 4 (0.93%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.70%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Process Server
14 1 (0.23%) IIS
14 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 14 (3.27%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.40%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.87%) SaaS
3 3 (0.70%) GitHub
4 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.54%) HTTP
2 21 (4.91%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.87%) Internet
4 3 (0.70%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.47%) SSL
6 1 (0.23%) AMQP
6 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.23%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (16.82%) Relational Database
2 62 (14.49%) SQL Server
3 60 (14.02%) Oracle Database
4 52 (12.15%) MySQL
5 34 (7.94%) RDBMS
6 29 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (5.37%) NoSQL
8 18 (4.21%) InterSystems Cache
9 16 (3.74%) DB2
10 15 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (2.80%) Big Data
11 12 (2.80%) Data Mining
11 12 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.87%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.87%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.93%) GIS
14 4 (0.93%) Hazelcast
14 4 (0.93%) Jackrabbit
14 4 (0.93%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 82 (19.16%) JUnit
2 47 (10.98%) Maven
3 34 (7.94%) Git (software)
4 31 (7.24%) Mockito
4 31 (7.24%) Subversion
5 22 (5.14%) Eclipse
6 20 (4.67%) Ant
6 20 (4.67%) jMock
7 15 (3.50%) JIRA
8 13 (3.04%) Jenkins
9 12 (2.80%) TestNG
10 10 (2.34%) Gradle
11 8 (1.87%) Hudson
12 4 (0.93%) Log4j
12 4 (0.93%) Selenium
12 4 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
13 3 (0.70%) Artifactory
13 3 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 70 (16.36%) Finance
2 25 (5.84%) Marketing
2 25 (5.84%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.14%) Games
4 19 (4.44%) Banking
5 18 (4.21%) Retail
6 8 (1.87%) Aerospace
6 8 (1.87%) Automotive
7 7 (1.64%) Advertising
7 7 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.40%) Electronics
8 6 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.17%) Front Office
9 5 (1.17%) Law
10 3 (0.70%) Legal
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (100.00%) J2EE
2 293 (68.46%) Spring
3 195 (45.56%) Hibernate
4 140 (32.71%) Web Services
5 138 (32.24%) HTML
6 123 (28.74%) XML
7 121 (28.27%) CSS
8 90 (21.03%) JSP
9 76 (17.76%) Struts
10 70 (16.36%) JMS
11 68 (15.89%) RESTful
12 65 (15.19%) Ajax
13 60 (14.02%) JPA
14 58 (13.55%) Servlets
15 57 (13.32%) Java EE
16 46 (10.75%) Spring MVC
17 45 (10.51%) REST
17 45 (10.51%) SOAP
18 42 (9.81%) JDBC
19 38 (8.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 75 (17.52%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.21%) Mobile Games
4 17 (3.97%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.34%) Fintech
7 9 (2.10%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.87%) Economics
9 7 (1.64%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.40%) Derivative
10 6 (1.40%) User Experience
11 5 (1.17%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (1.17%) Tandem
12 4 (0.93%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.93%) Graphic Design
12 4 (0.93%) iPad
12 4 (0.93%) RIA
13 3 (0.70%) Clustering
13 3 (0.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 113 (26.40%) Linux
2 50 (11.68%) Unix
3 30 (7.01%) Windows
4 14 (3.27%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.64%) AIX
6 5 (1.17%) Solaris
7 4 (0.93%) HPUX
8 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (62.85%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (31.54%) Software Engineering
3 116 (27.10%) TDD
4 104 (24.30%) OO
5 94 (21.96%) Scrum
6 73 (17.06%) MVC
7 66 (15.42%) Open Source
8 64 (14.95%) E-Commerce
9 62 (14.49%) Web Development
10 56 (13.08%) SOA
11 52 (12.15%) Multithreading
12 42 (9.81%) BDD
12 42 (9.81%) SDLC
13 40 (9.35%) OOP
14 37 (8.64%) Mentoring
14 37 (8.64%) Unit Testing
15 35 (8.18%) OOD
16 33 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (7.24%) OOA/OOD
18 26 (6.07%) UML
Programming Languages
1 428 (100.00%) Java
2 183 (42.76%) JavaScript
3 165 (38.55%) SQL
4 54 (12.62%) PL/SQL
5 18 (4.21%) Scala
6 13 (3.04%) C#
7 11 (2.57%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.34%) XPath
9 7 (1.64%) Groovy
10 6 (1.40%) C
10 6 (1.40%) Ruby
11 5 (1.17%) Python
11 5 (1.17%) VBA
12 4 (0.93%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.70%) Perl
14 2 (0.47%) C++
15 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.23%) Jython
Qualifications
1 112 (26.17%) Degree
2 18 (4.21%) Oracle Certification
3 17 (3.97%) OCPJP
4 13 (3.04%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.37%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.87%) Docker
2 7 (1.64%) HDFS
3 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.64%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.47%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 173 (40.42%) Oracle
2 31 (7.24%) Sun
3 14 (3.27%) ATG
4 13 (3.04%) hybris
5 11 (2.57%) IBM
5 11 (2.57%) SAP
6 9 (2.10%) BEA
7 4 (0.93%) Altova
7 4 (0.93%) Blue Martini
7 4 (0.93%) Elastic Path
7 4 (0.93%) Fiorano
7 4 (0.93%) ILOG
7 4 (0.93%) Interwoven
7 4 (0.93%) Microsoft
7 4 (0.93%) MuleSoft
7 4 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.93%) Splunk
7 4 (0.93%) Talend
7 4 (0.93%) WSO2
8 3 (0.70%) Endeca
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits inc pension scheme, Share Options 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £46000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £25,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Oho Group
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Oho Group
Salary: £45k - 85k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago