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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 727 618 575
Rank change year-on-year
-109 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 138 378 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.36% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 117 340 387
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%

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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -125 131 £55,000 +22.22% 27
London -18 48 £62,500 +25.00% 5
East of England +5 40 £52,500 +5.00% 4
South East -3 30 £53,750 +25.00% 3
Colchester +21 15 £67,500 +8.00%
Essex +8 15 £67,500 +58.82%
Hertfordshire +10 14 £48,250 -3.50% 2
Oxfordshire - 8 £55,000 -
Watford -9 7 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Brighton +25 6 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Scotland +25 6 £37,500 -16.66% 1
East Sussex +22 6 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Cambridgeshire +6 6 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands -7 6 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands -35 6 £40,000 -
Surrey +11 5 £55,000 -
Coventry -5 5 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire -15 5 £40,000 -8.57%
Suffolk - 5 £72,500 -
Glasgow +12 4 £40,500 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire +2 4 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Huntingdon 0 4 £50,000 -
Northampton -2 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Northamptonshire -11 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Milton Keynes -13 4 £40,000 -3.03%
Kidlington - 4 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire +8 3 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Leeds +7 3 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Hampshire +7 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
City of London +3 3 £45,000 -10.00%

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 367 (100.00%) Java
1 367 (100.00%) J2EE
2 234 (63.76%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (60.49%) Spring
4 141 (38.42%) JavaScript
5 130 (35.42%) Hibernate
6 125 (34.06%) Oracle
7 124 (33.79%) HTML
8 119 (32.43%) SQL
9 112 (30.52%) Software Engineering
10 95 (25.89%) TDD
11 94 (25.61%) Scrum
12 93 (25.34%) CSS
13 90 (24.52%) XML
14 88 (23.98%) JSP
14 88 (23.98%) Web Services
15 79 (21.53%) Finance
15 79 (21.53%) Degree
16 73 (19.89%) E-Commerce
17 67 (18.26%) OO
18 65 (17.71%) Computer Science
19 64 (17.44%) Linux
20 59 (16.08%) MVC
20 59 (16.08%) Web Development
21 58 (15.80%) Oracle Database
22 55 (14.99%) RESTful
22 55 (14.99%) Struts
23 51 (13.90%) Servlets
23 51 (13.90%) Relational Database
24 50 (13.62%) JBoss

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 50 (13.62%) JBoss
2 48 (13.08%) WebLogic
3 45 (12.26%) Tomcat
4 44 (11.99%) WebSphere
5 29 (7.90%) Apache
6 23 (6.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 20 (5.45%) CMS
8 12 (3.27%) Alfresco
9 9 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (1.91%) MQSeries
10 7 (1.91%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (1.09%) Confluence
11 4 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.09%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.09%) Jetty
12 3 (0.82%) Mule
12 3 (0.82%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.54%) IIS
13 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 8 (2.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.63%) Magento
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.91%) SaaS
3 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.09%) GitHub
5 2 (0.54%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.72%) Internet
2 3 (0.82%) HTTP
2 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.54%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.27%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (15.80%) Oracle Database
2 51 (13.90%) Relational Database
3 48 (13.08%) MySQL
4 25 (6.81%) NoSQL
5 23 (6.27%) SQL Server
6 22 (5.99%) MongoDB
7 16 (4.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (3.81%) Big Data
8 14 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (3.81%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.72%) Neo4j
10 9 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (2.45%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.63%) Jackrabbit
12 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.82%) DB2
14 2 (0.54%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.54%) Redis
14 2 (0.54%) Riak
Development Applications
1 42 (11.44%) JUnit
2 34 (9.26%) Subversion
3 33 (8.99%) Maven
4 23 (6.27%) JIRA
5 22 (5.99%) Eclipse
6 21 (5.72%) Git (software)
6 21 (5.72%) Jenkins
7 14 (3.81%) Mockito
8 7 (1.91%) NetBeans
9 6 (1.63%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.63%) Log4j
9 6 (1.63%) Mercurial
9 6 (1.63%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (1.63%) Toad
10 4 (1.09%) Ant
10 4 (1.09%) Artifactory
10 4 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.09%) jMock
10 4 (1.09%) Selenium
11 2 (0.54%) Bugzilla
General
1 79 (21.53%) Finance
2 38 (10.35%) Banking
3 26 (7.08%) Telecoms
4 25 (6.81%) Retail
5 16 (4.36%) Games
6 11 (3.00%) Marketing
7 8 (2.18%) Aerospace
7 8 (2.18%) Automotive
7 8 (2.18%) Electronics
7 8 (2.18%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.91%) Back Office
8 7 (1.91%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.36%) Front Office
9 5 (1.36%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (100.00%) J2EE
2 222 (60.49%) Spring
3 130 (35.42%) Hibernate
4 124 (33.79%) HTML
5 93 (25.34%) CSS
6 90 (24.52%) XML
7 88 (23.98%) JSP
7 88 (23.98%) Web Services
8 55 (14.99%) RESTful
8 55 (14.99%) Struts
9 51 (13.90%) Servlets
10 50 (13.62%) Java EE
11 45 (12.26%) Ajax
12 42 (11.44%) JDBC
13 38 (10.35%) REST
14 37 (10.08%) Spring MVC
15 36 (9.81%) XSLT
16 34 (9.26%) SOAP
17 33 (8.99%) JMS
18 31 (8.45%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 65 (17.71%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.36%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (4.36%) Online Banking
4 12 (3.27%) Fintech
5 10 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.18%) Economics
6 8 (2.18%) Mobile Games
6 8 (2.18%) User Experience
7 6 (1.63%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.36%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.36%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.09%) RIA
9 4 (1.09%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.82%) Informatics
10 3 (0.82%) iPad
11 2 (0.54%) Derivative
12 1 (0.27%) FMCG
12 1 (0.27%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 64 (17.44%) Linux
2 34 (9.26%) Unix
3 6 (1.63%) HPUX
3 6 (1.63%) Solaris
4 4 (1.09%) Windows
5 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (63.76%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (30.52%) Software Engineering
3 95 (25.89%) TDD
4 94 (25.61%) Scrum
5 73 (19.89%) E-Commerce
6 67 (18.26%) OO
7 59 (16.08%) MVC
7 59 (16.08%) Web Development
8 41 (11.17%) Mentoring
9 34 (9.26%) Open Source
10 33 (8.99%) Multithreading
10 33 (8.99%) OOP
11 31 (8.45%) Unit Testing
12 29 (7.90%) SDLC
13 26 (7.08%) BDD
14 22 (5.99%) SOA
15 19 (5.18%) DevOps
16 18 (4.90%) OOD
16 18 (4.90%) UML
17 17 (4.63%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 367 (100.00%) Java
2 141 (38.42%) JavaScript
3 119 (32.43%) SQL
4 25 (6.81%) PL/SQL
5 21 (5.72%) C#
6 13 (3.54%) Scala
7 10 (2.72%) Python
8 9 (2.45%) PHP
9 8 (2.18%) Groovy
10 6 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.09%) C
11 4 (1.09%) Go
12 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.54%) AspectJ
13 2 (0.54%) C++
13 2 (0.54%) Perl
13 2 (0.54%) Ruby
13 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 79 (21.53%) Degree
2 15 (4.09%) Sun Certification
3 5 (1.36%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.09%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.63%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (1.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.91%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (1.36%) Terraform
3 4 (1.09%) Ansible
3 4 (1.09%) Packer
4 3 (0.82%) Puppet
5 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 125 (34.06%) Oracle
2 21 (5.72%) ATG
3 17 (4.63%) Adobe
4 16 (4.36%) Sun
5 15 (4.09%) hybris
6 11 (3.00%) Endeca
7 10 (2.72%) SAP
8 9 (2.45%) IBM
9 7 (1.91%) BEA
9 7 (1.91%) MuleSoft
10 6 (1.63%) Blue Martini
10 6 (1.63%) Talend
11 5 (1.36%) Sybase
12 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.54%) Twitter
13 1 (0.27%) AppDynamics
13 1 (0.27%) Google
13 1 (0.27%) New Relic
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus discretionary bonus and benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension,health
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension,health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ink Recruitment Ltd
Salary: 60k - 70k base + car allowance + 2 x bonus + share options.
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Datalex
Salary: Competetive plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago