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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java J2EE Developer
UK
Rank 702 659 613
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 160 298 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 142 279 308
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%

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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -54 156 £52,500 +10.52% 19
London -25 55 £55,000 +4.76% 7
South East +37 35 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East of England +24 34 £58,750 +17.50% 2
Essex +28 21 £67,500 +8.00% 1
Colchester +18 21 £67,500 +8.00%
West Midlands +16 12 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 10 £60,000 +26.31%
Milton Keynes +6 10 £60,000 +26.31%
North West -16 10 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Coventry +16 9 £45,000 -10.00%
City of London +21 7 £61,250 +25.64% 4
East Sussex +8 7 £42,500 +1.19% 1
Brighton +6 7 £42,500 +1.19% 1
Surrey +59 6 £57,500 +12.19% 1
Hertfordshire +11 6 £65,000 +30.00%
South West +10 5 £57,500 +155.55% 1
Middlesex +2 5 £37,500 -46.42%
Watford -1 5 £65,000 +30.00%
West Sussex -8 5 £57,500 +43.75%
Berkshire +46 4 £45,000 -30.76%
Yorkshire +28 4 £57,500 +17.94%
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £50,000 - 1
Liverpool - 4 £42,500 -
Cheltenham - 4 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £55,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire -1 3 - -
Chester - 3 £47,500 - 1
Bracknell - 3 £45,000 -

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 303 (100.00%) Java
1 303 (100.00%) J2EE
2 210 (69.31%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (55.78%) Spring
4 128 (42.24%) JavaScript
5 121 (39.93%) HTML
6 115 (37.95%) Hibernate
7 102 (33.66%) CSS
8 101 (33.33%) SQL
9 92 (30.36%) TDD
9 92 (30.36%) XML
10 82 (27.06%) Oracle
11 79 (26.07%) JSP
11 79 (26.07%) Software Engineering
12 72 (23.76%) E-Commerce
13 68 (22.44%) OO
14 63 (20.79%) Scrum
15 60 (19.80%) SDLC
16 59 (19.47%) Web Services
17 56 (18.48%) JUnit
18 54 (17.82%) Degree
19 52 (17.16%) WebSphere
19 52 (17.16%) JBoss
20 51 (16.83%) JDBC
20 51 (16.83%) Computer Science
21 50 (16.50%) Maven
22 48 (15.84%) Tomcat
22 48 (15.84%) Relational Database
23 46 (15.18%) Servlets
23 46 (15.18%) WebLogic

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 (17.16%) JBoss
1 52 (17.16%) WebSphere
2 48 (15.84%) Tomcat
3 46 (15.18%) WebLogic
4 21 (6.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 21 (6.93%) Apache
5 11 (3.63%) CMS
6 7 (2.31%) Confluence
7 6 (1.98%) GlassFish
7 6 (1.98%) MQSeries
8 5 (1.65%) Alfresco
9 4 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.32%) Jetty
10 3 (0.99%) IIS
10 3 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.99%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.66%) Mule
11 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (1.98%) Magento
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.32%) GitHub
5 2 (0.66%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.33%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.98%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.66%) IMAP
2 2 (0.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.84%) Relational Database
2 38 (12.54%) NoSQL
3 35 (11.55%) Oracle Database
4 33 (10.89%) MySQL
5 28 (9.24%) SQL Server
6 26 (8.58%) MongoDB
7 23 (7.59%) RDBMS
8 18 (5.94%) Neo4j
9 15 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (3.63%) Data Mining
11 10 (3.30%) Big Data
12 8 (2.64%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.98%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.98%) Jackrabbit
14 5 (1.65%) Endeca
15 3 (0.99%) Blockchain
16 2 (0.66%) Couchbase
16 2 (0.66%) Redis
16 2 (0.66%) Riak
Development Applications
1 56 (18.48%) JUnit
2 50 (16.50%) Maven
3 32 (10.56%) Git (software)
4 31 (10.23%) Subversion
5 20 (6.60%) Ant
6 19 (6.27%) Eclipse
7 14 (4.62%) JIRA
8 13 (4.29%) Gradle
8 13 (4.29%) Jenkins
8 13 (4.29%) Mockito
9 10 (3.30%) Selenium
9 10 (3.30%) TestNG
10 8 (2.64%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.98%) Log4j
11 6 (1.98%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (1.32%) NetBeans
13 4 (1.32%) SoapUI
14 3 (0.99%) Protractor
14 3 (0.99%) Toad
General
1 45 (14.85%) Finance
2 36 (11.88%) Banking
3 27 (8.91%) Retail
4 17 (5.61%) Back Office
4 17 (5.61%) Front Office
4 17 (5.61%) Music Industry
5 9 (2.97%) Marketing
6 7 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.65%) Games
8 4 (1.32%) Advertising
9 3 (0.99%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.99%) Automotive
10 2 (0.66%) Electronics
10 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.66%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (100.00%) J2EE
2 169 (55.78%) Spring
3 121 (39.93%) HTML
4 115 (37.95%) Hibernate
5 102 (33.66%) CSS
6 92 (30.36%) XML
7 79 (26.07%) JSP
8 59 (19.47%) Web Services
9 51 (16.83%) JDBC
10 46 (15.18%) Servlets
11 40 (13.20%) RESTful
12 39 (12.87%) Swing
13 38 (12.54%) XSLT
14 37 (12.21%) REST
15 35 (11.55%) AngularJS
15 35 (11.55%) JMS
15 35 (11.55%) SOAP
16 33 (10.89%) Ajax
17 31 (10.23%) Struts
18 29 (9.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.83%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.95%) Online Banking
4 12 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.30%) Fintech
5 10 (3.30%) N-Tier
6 9 (2.97%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.99%) Bitcoin
7 3 (0.99%) Smart Energy
7 3 (0.99%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.66%) Blog
8 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.66%) User Experience
9 1 (0.33%) Derivative
9 1 (0.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.58%) Linux
2 15 (4.95%) Unix
3 6 (1.98%) HPUX
3 6 (1.98%) Solaris
4 5 (1.65%) Windows
4 5 (1.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (69.31%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (30.36%) TDD
3 79 (26.07%) Software Engineering
4 72 (23.76%) E-Commerce
5 68 (22.44%) OO
6 63 (20.79%) Scrum
7 60 (19.80%) SDLC
8 41 (13.53%) OOP
9 33 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (10.56%) Mentoring
11 28 (9.24%) Web Development
12 25 (8.25%) Unit Testing
13 24 (7.92%) MVC
14 23 (7.59%) BDD
14 23 (7.59%) Coaching
15 22 (7.26%) Open Source
16 20 (6.60%) Integration Testing
17 17 (5.61%) Microservices
18 16 (5.28%) OOD
19 14 (4.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 303 (100.00%) Java
2 128 (42.24%) JavaScript
3 101 (33.33%) SQL
4 25 (8.25%) PL/SQL
5 15 (4.95%) C#
6 12 (3.96%) PHP
7 11 (3.63%) Scala
8 7 (2.31%) Python
9 6 (1.98%) Groovy
10 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.99%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.66%) Go
11 2 (0.66%) Perl
12 1 (0.33%) AspectJ
12 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (17.82%) Degree
2 12 (3.96%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.99%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.99%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.59%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) SLA
3 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (1.32%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) Dovecot
3 1 (0.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) Packer
1 4 (1.32%) Terraform
2 2 (0.66%) Ansible
2 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.66%) Puppet
2 2 (0.66%) Salt
Vendors
1 82 (27.06%) Oracle
2 15 (4.95%) Adobe
3 11 (3.63%) ATG
4 8 (2.64%) hybris
4 8 (2.64%) IBM
5 7 (2.31%) Sun
6 6 (1.98%) Blue Martini
6 6 (1.98%) Sybase
6 6 (1.98%) Talend
7 3 (0.99%) BEA
7 3 (0.99%) SAP
8 2 (0.66%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.66%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.66%) PayPal
8 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.66%) Twitter
9 1 (0.33%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.33%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.33%) New Relic
9 1 (0.33%) Tableau
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus discretionary bonus and benefit
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £62,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago