The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java J2EE Developer
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 47 61 55
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.88% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year +18.34% -8.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 213 480 372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 93.83% 93.75% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 165 287 306
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Cheltenham

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Cheltenham

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the Cheltenham region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Guice
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) API Integration
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) TDD

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Guice
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) API Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL