The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 896 906 880
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java/J2EE Developer 7 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.019% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.020% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 10
Average salary £27,000 £29,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.47% +14.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.00%

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Java/J2EE Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Java/J2EE Developer within the UK.

Junior Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Java/J2EE Developer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Java/J2EE Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +19 7 £27,000 -8.47% 3
North West +10 4 £27,000 +20.00% 1
Manchester +2 4 £27,000 +20.00% 1
East of England - 2 £20,000 - 2
Yorkshire -7 1 £30,500 -
West Yorkshire -19 1 £30,500 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £20,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £30,500 -
Essex - 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £20,000 -

Junior Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) J2EE
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Maven
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) MySQL
5 4 (44.44%) Ant
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Spring MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Apache Flex
5 4 (44.44%) CoffeeScript
5 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Struts
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
8 1 (11.11%) JUnit
8 1 (11.11%) MS Office
8 1 (11.11%) SAP
8 1 (11.11%) JSP
8 1 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (11.11%) XSD
8 1 (11.11%) XSL

Junior Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (11.11%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) J2EE
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) Spring MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Apache Flex
5 2 (22.22%) Struts
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) XSD
6 1 (11.11%) XSL
6 1 (11.11%) XSLT
6 1 (11.11%) XHTML
6 1 (11.11%) JSF
6 1 (11.11%) Tapestry
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) Java EE
6 1 (11.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
1 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago