The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java J2EE Developer
Essex / Colchester
Rank 38 33 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 12 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 5.15% 5.83% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 5.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 0
Median salary £67,500 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +19.04% -7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 231 219 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 99.14% 98.21% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 192 183 138
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +75.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £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 Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Colchester

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Colchester

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in Colchester over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java/J2EE Developer in Colchester

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Colchester region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) J2EE
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
1 31 (100.00%) JBoss
1 31 (100.00%) Swing
1 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (96.77%) Degree
2 30 (96.77%) Computer Science
2 30 (96.77%) E-Commerce
2 30 (96.77%) WebLogic
2 30 (96.77%) OOP
2 30 (96.77%) OO
3 21 (67.74%) CSS
3 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 21 (67.74%) HTML
3 21 (67.74%) Ajax
3 21 (67.74%) Relational Database
4 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
5 18 (58.06%) Oracle Database
6 13 (41.94%) Open Source
7 11 (35.48%) JMS
7 11 (35.48%) PL/SQL
8 10 (32.26%) Ant
8 10 (32.26%) Data Mining
8 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
8 10 (32.26%) NoSQL
8 10 (32.26%) Gradle
8 10 (32.26%) Maven
9 4 (12.90%) RDBMS

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 31 (100.00%) JBoss
1 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 30 (96.77%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) Relational Database
2 18 (58.06%) Oracle Database
3 10 (32.26%) Data Mining
3 10 (32.26%) NoSQL
4 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data
5 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Ant
1 10 (32.26%) Gradle
1 10 (32.26%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) J2EE
1 31 (100.00%) Swing
2 21 (67.74%) Ajax
2 21 (67.74%) CSS
2 21 (67.74%) HTML
3 11 (35.48%) JMS
4 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.23%) EJB
5 1 (3.23%) Java EE
5 1 (3.23%) JSP
5 1 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) Servlets
5 1 (3.23%) SOAP
5 1 (3.23%) Spring
5 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (96.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (96.77%) E-Commerce
1 30 (96.77%) OO
1 30 (96.77%) OOP
2 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
3 13 (41.94%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 11 (35.48%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle