The median annual salary for a Senior Java/J2EE Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior Java J2EE Developer
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 259 274
Rank change year-on-year +19 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 13 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.17% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 1
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +19.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5940 7161 7359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.05% 96.26% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4743 5790 5929
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,150
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

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

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

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

Senior 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 Senior Java/J2EE Developer in the East of England.

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

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior 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 Senior Java/J2EE Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +10 6 £52,500 -16.00%
Hertfordshire - 6 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 East of England region featuring Senior Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) J2EE
2 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 22 (70.97%) E-Commerce
4 21 (67.74%) HTML
4 21 (67.74%) CSS
4 21 (67.74%) OO
5 17 (54.84%) JBoss
5 17 (54.84%) Swing
5 17 (54.84%) Oracle
5 17 (54.84%) WebLogic
5 17 (54.84%) OOP
5 17 (54.84%) Computer Science
5 17 (54.84%) Relational Database
5 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
5 17 (54.84%) Ajax
5 17 (54.84%) WebSphere
5 17 (54.84%) Degree
6 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database
7 10 (32.26%) Open Source
8 9 (29.03%) Coaching
8 9 (29.03%) Retail
9 6 (19.35%) Scrum
9 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
10 5 (16.13%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (16.13%) System Testing
10 5 (16.13%) hybris
10 5 (16.13%) TDD
11 4 (12.90%) OOD

Senior 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 17 (54.84%) JBoss
1 17 (54.84%) WebLogic
1 17 (54.84%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) Relational Database
2 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
General
1 9 (29.03%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) J2EE
2 21 (67.74%) CSS
2 21 (67.74%) HTML
3 17 (54.84%) Ajax
3 17 (54.84%) Swing
4 4 (12.90%) J2SE
4 4 (12.90%) JSP
4 4 (12.90%) Servlets
4 4 (12.90%) Struts
4 4 (12.90%) XML
4 4 (12.90%) XSLT
5 3 (9.68%) Java EE
6 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.45%) RESTful
6 2 (6.45%) Spring
6 2 (6.45%) Web Services
7 1 (3.23%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) E-Commerce
3 21 (67.74%) OO
4 17 (54.84%) OOP
4 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
5 10 (32.26%) Open Source
6 9 (29.03%) Coaching
7 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
7 6 (19.35%) Scrum
8 5 (16.13%) System Testing
8 5 (16.13%) TDD
8 5 (16.13%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) OOD
9 4 (12.90%) SDLC
10 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) hybris