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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Java J2EE Developer
Rank - 945 974
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Java/J2EE Developer 0 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.024% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 11
Average salary - £30,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.38%
UK excluding London average salary - £30,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.92%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
2 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 12 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 10 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) Maven
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Java EE
7 1 (6.67%) Unix
7 1 (6.67%) Linux
7 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) OOD
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Finance
7 1 (6.67%) CMS
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.67%) MySQL
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.67%) JUnit
7 1 (6.67%) CSS

Junior Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Liferay
1 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.67%) JBehave
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
2 5 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) Grails
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) Java EE
5 1 (6.67%) JPA
5 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.67%) BDD
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (6.67%) MVC
2 1 (6.67%) OO
2 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (6.67%) OOD
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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