Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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

Java J2EE Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 300 323
Rank change year-on-year -42 +23 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 25 55 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.47% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 53 62
East of England median annual salary £41,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.95% +5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £24,000 £42,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,985 11,776 13,776
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 96.98% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9,376 9,546 11,322
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in the East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Java/J2EE Developer in the East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Java/J2EE Developer in the East of England

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 17 £41,500 -
Essex 0 5 £24,000 -60.00% 1
Hertfordshire -20 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -30 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, Java/J2EE Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) J2EE
2 24 (96.00%) SQL
3 23 (92.00%) Spring
3 23 (92.00%) Subversion
3 23 (92.00%) Git (software)
3 23 (92.00%) Unit Testing
4 22 (88.00%) JBoss
5 21 (84.00%) JUnit
5 21 (84.00%) jQuery
6 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (80.00%) HTML
7 19 (76.00%) XML
7 19 (76.00%) Selenium
8 18 (72.00%) CSS
9 17 (68.00%) Maven
9 17 (68.00%) Regression Testing
9 17 (68.00%) HttpUnit
9 17 (68.00%) Load Testing
9 17 (68.00%) Web Application Development
9 17 (68.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (68.00%) Mentoring
9 17 (68.00%) WildFly
9 17 (68.00%) Apache Camel
9 17 (68.00%) Dependency Management
10 6 (24.00%) JPA
10 6 (24.00%) Java EE
10 6 (24.00%) Degree
10 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
10 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 22 (88.00%) JBoss
2 17 (68.00%) WildFly
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Apache
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (8.00%) CoreMedia CMS
4 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Fredhopper
1 2 (8.00%) Magento
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) Endeca
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (92.00%) Git (software)
1 23 (92.00%) Subversion
2 21 (84.00%) JUnit
3 19 (76.00%) Selenium
4 17 (68.00%) HttpUnit
4 17 (68.00%) Maven
5 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.00%) Automotive
2 2 (8.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) J2EE
2 23 (92.00%) Spring
3 21 (84.00%) jQuery
4 20 (80.00%) HTML
5 19 (76.00%) XML
6 18 (72.00%) CSS
7 17 (68.00%) Apache Camel
7 17 (68.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (24.00%) Java EE
8 6 (24.00%) JPA
8 6 (24.00%) Struts
9 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
10 3 (12.00%) Ajax
11 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
11 2 (8.00%) JAX-RS
11 2 (8.00%) JMS
11 2 (8.00%) JSON
11 2 (8.00%) Regular Expression
11 2 (8.00%) REST
11 2 (8.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Unit Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Dependency Management
2 17 (68.00%) Load Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Mentoring
2 17 (68.00%) Regression Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Content Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) DNA
6 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Search
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Open Source
7 1 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (96.00%) SQL
3 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe
1 2 (8.00%) Blue Martini
1 2 (8.00%) Demandware
1 2 (8.00%) Elastic Path
1 2 (8.00%) hybris
1 2 (8.00%) IBM
1 2 (8.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle