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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 753 639 519
Rank change year-on-year
-114 -120
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 180 338 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.32% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 159 308 464
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%

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
94824 105610 114571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79970 87076 93773
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -106 171 £50,000 +4.71% 30
London -21 75 £67,500 +22.72% 11
South East -20 38 £45,000 -10.00% 7
East of England +21 37 £50,000 +8.69%
Hertfordshire +29 15 £47,500 -1.04%
Essex +12 11 £62,500 +56.25%
Colchester +3 11 £62,500 +38.88%
Cambridgeshire -3 11 £42,500 -10.52%
Horsham +13 10 £35,000 -33.33%
Milton Keynes +12 10 £47,500 +1.60%
Buckinghamshire +7 10 £47,500 -
West Sussex -4 10 £35,000 -33.33% 1
St Albans - 10 £47,500 -
North West +5 9 £40,500 +8.00% 4
Manchester -1 8 £40,500 +15.71% 3
Brighton +3 7 £40,000 +11.11% 1
East Sussex +2 7 £40,000 -37.00% 1
Cambridge -8 7 £40,000 -15.78%
South Wales +7 6 £45,000 +33.33%
Wales +5 6 £45,000 +33.33%
Cardiff +4 6 £45,000 +38.46%
West Midlands -9 6 £50,000 -13.41% 1
Crawley -14 6 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Coventry +11 5 £50,000 -13.79%
Berkshire +2 5 £40,000 -20.00% 2
City of London +37 4 £53,000 +11.57% 6
Surrey +27 4 £45,000 -9.09% 2
South West -15 4 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Maidenhead +2 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Glasgow -9 3 £50,000 +2.56%

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 431 (100.00%) Java
1 431 (100.00%) J2EE
2 307 (71.23%) Spring
3 279 (64.73%) Agile Software Development
4 211 (48.96%) Hibernate
5 194 (45.01%) JavaScript
6 166 (38.52%) SQL
7 165 (38.28%) Oracle
8 152 (35.27%) HTML
9 147 (34.11%) CSS
10 135 (31.32%) Software Engineering
11 130 (30.16%) TDD
12 128 (29.70%) XML
13 127 (29.47%) Web Services
14 119 (27.61%) OO
15 113 (26.22%) Degree
16 108 (25.06%) Linux
17 93 (21.58%) JUnit
18 87 (20.19%) JSP
18 87 (20.19%) Open Source
19 85 (19.72%) Scrum
20 79 (18.33%) MVC
21 77 (17.87%) SQL Server
21 77 (17.87%) Maven
22 75 (17.40%) Relational Database
23 74 (17.17%) Computer Science
23 74 (17.17%) JPA
24 73 (16.94%) JMS
25 71 (16.47%) Struts
26 69 (16.01%) Web Development

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 60 (13.92%) Tomcat
1 60 (13.92%) WebLogic
2 56 (12.99%) JBoss
3 49 (11.37%) WebSphere
4 37 (8.58%) Apache
5 14 (3.25%) CMS
6 12 (2.78%) Jetty
7 10 (2.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
8 6 (1.39%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 5 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.16%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.16%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.93%) nginx
11 3 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.46%) Liferay
13 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.23%) IIS
13 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (3.25%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (1.39%) GitHub
1 6 (1.39%) SaaS
2 2 (0.46%) Bluemix
2 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.23%) IaaS
3 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.89%) HTTP
2 25 (5.80%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.62%) Internet
4 3 (0.70%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.46%) SSL
6 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.23%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (17.87%) SQL Server
2 75 (17.40%) Relational Database
3 52 (12.06%) Oracle Database
4 49 (11.37%) MySQL
5 41 (9.51%) RDBMS
6 28 (6.50%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (4.64%) NoSQL
8 18 (4.18%) InterSystems Cache
9 14 (3.25%) DB2
10 12 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.09%) Big Data
12 8 (1.86%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.86%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.62%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (1.39%) Hazelcast
14 6 (1.39%) JasperReports
14 6 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (1.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 93 (21.58%) JUnit
2 77 (17.87%) Maven
3 39 (9.05%) Git (software)
4 35 (8.12%) Mockito
5 27 (6.26%) Eclipse
6 26 (6.03%) Subversion
7 25 (5.80%) Ant
8 22 (5.10%) jMock
9 18 (4.18%) TestNG
10 14 (3.25%) JIRA
11 12 (2.78%) Jenkins
12 10 (2.32%) Gradle
13 8 (1.86%) Hudson
13 8 (1.86%) Selenium
14 5 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
15 4 (0.93%) Log4j
15 4 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
16 3 (0.70%) JBehave
16 3 (0.70%) SoapUI
17 2 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 60 (13.92%) Finance
2 27 (6.26%) Games
3 21 (4.87%) Banking
3 21 (4.87%) Marketing
4 18 (4.18%) Retail
4 18 (4.18%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.62%) Advertising
5 7 (1.62%) Aerospace
5 7 (1.62%) Automotive
6 5 (1.16%) Front Office
6 5 (1.16%) Legal
7 4 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.93%) Law
8 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.46%) Electronics
9 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 431 (100.00%) J2EE
2 307 (71.23%) Spring
3 211 (48.96%) Hibernate
4 152 (35.27%) HTML
5 147 (34.11%) CSS
6 128 (29.70%) XML
7 127 (29.47%) Web Services
8 87 (20.19%) JSP
9 74 (17.17%) JPA
10 73 (16.94%) JMS
11 71 (16.47%) Struts
12 68 (15.78%) REST
13 67 (15.55%) Ajax
14 65 (15.08%) RESTful
15 56 (12.99%) Servlets
15 56 (12.99%) SOAP
16 55 (12.76%) Spring MVC
17 52 (12.06%) jQuery
18 46 (10.67%) JDBC
19 45 (10.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (17.17%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.64%) Mobile App
2 20 (4.64%) Mobile Games
3 15 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.55%) Fintech
5 10 (2.32%) Data Integration
5 10 (2.32%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.62%) Economics
7 6 (1.39%) Clustering
7 6 (1.39%) Derivative
7 6 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (1.16%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.16%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.16%) Tandem
8 5 (1.16%) User Experience
9 3 (0.70%) RIA
9 3 (0.70%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.46%) Online Games
10 2 (0.46%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 108 (25.06%) Linux
2 42 (9.74%) Unix
3 34 (7.89%) Windows
4 14 (3.25%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.62%) AIX
6 5 (1.16%) Solaris
7 4 (0.93%) HPUX
8 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (64.73%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (31.32%) Software Engineering
3 130 (30.16%) TDD
4 119 (27.61%) OO
5 87 (20.19%) Open Source
6 85 (19.72%) Scrum
7 79 (18.33%) MVC
8 69 (16.01%) Web Development
9 62 (14.39%) SOA
10 55 (12.76%) E-Commerce
11 54 (12.53%) OOP
12 49 (11.37%) Multithreading
13 46 (10.67%) SDLC
14 44 (10.21%) BDD
15 42 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (9.51%) OOD
17 30 (6.96%) Mentoring
17 30 (6.96%) OOA/OOD
17 30 (6.96%) Unit Testing
18 29 (6.73%) UML
Programming Languages
1 431 (100.00%) Java
2 194 (45.01%) JavaScript
3 166 (38.52%) SQL
4 52 (12.06%) PL/SQL
5 20 (4.64%) Scala
6 14 (3.25%) C#
7 9 (2.09%) XPath
8 7 (1.62%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.39%) Ruby
9 6 (1.39%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.16%) Python
10 5 (1.16%) VBA
11 4 (0.93%) C
11 4 (0.93%) Groovy
11 4 (0.93%) Perl
12 2 (0.46%) AspectJ
13 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.23%) Jython
Qualifications
1 113 (26.22%) Degree
2 19 (4.41%) Oracle Certification
3 18 (4.18%) OCPJP
4 12 (2.78%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.26%) QA
2 2 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.86%) Docker
2 7 (1.62%) HDFS
3 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.62%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.23%) Ansible
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 165 (38.28%) Oracle
2 30 (6.96%) Sun
3 14 (3.25%) IBM
4 11 (2.55%) ATG
5 10 (2.32%) hybris
6 7 (1.62%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.39%) BEA
7 6 (1.39%) SAP
8 4 (0.93%) Altova
8 4 (0.93%) Blue Martini
8 4 (0.93%) Elastic Path
8 4 (0.93%) Fiorano
8 4 (0.93%) ILOG
8 4 (0.93%) Interwoven
8 4 (0.93%) Splunk
8 4 (0.93%) Talend
8 4 (0.93%) WSO2
9 3 (0.70%) Adobe
9 3 (0.70%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 65K - 74K, plus a car allowance (6k) and bonus (up to £86K) + pensio
Posted: 3 hours ago
Malvern
Nixor
Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 and wonderful package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Nixor
Salary: £20,000 - £22,500 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Kite Blue
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Oho Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Newton Blue
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Oho Group
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago