Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Java J2EE Software Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

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

Java J2EE Software Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1111 1150 1246
Rank change year-on-year +39 +96 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Java J2EE Software Engineer 64 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.025% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.025% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 59 40 30
England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £42,375
90th Percentile £93,750 £58,975 £70,625
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161296 169112 195817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 96.54% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 130794 142323 164909
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Java J2EE Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java J2EE Software Engineer in England

Java J2EE Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java J2EE Software Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Java J2EE Software Engineer in England

Java J2EE Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java J2EE Software Engineer in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Java J2EE Software Engineer in England

Java J2EE Software Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java J2EE Software Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
London +36 47 £65,000 +23.81% 5
North of England +6 8 £42,500 -
Midlands +32 7 £43,750 -12.50%
North West -6 7 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 7 £43,750 -
East of England +13 3 £45,000 +4.65%
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Java J2EE Software Engineer
UK

Java J2EE Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, Java J2EE Software Engineer 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 England region featuring Java J2EE Software Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Java
1 64 (100.00%) J2EE
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 61 (95.31%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (81.25%) TDD
4 39 (60.94%) Web Services
5 38 (59.38%) RESTful
5 38 (59.38%) Microservices
6 36 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (51.56%) Spring
8 31 (48.44%) Google
8 31 (48.44%) Amazon AWS
8 31 (48.44%) Open Source
9 30 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
9 30 (46.88%) DevOps
9 30 (46.88%) CQRS
10 27 (42.19%) Domain-Driven Design
11 26 (40.63%) Maven
12 25 (39.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 25 (39.06%) Hudson
12 25 (39.06%) SQL
12 25 (39.06%) AngularJS
12 25 (39.06%) Travis CI
13 23 (35.94%) Java EE
14 19 (29.69%) Spring MVC
14 19 (29.69%) MVC
14 19 (29.69%) Hibernate
15 17 (26.56%) CSS
15 17 (26.56%) HTML
15 17 (26.56%) J2SE

Java J2EE Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (18.75%) Apache
2 7 (10.94%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (10.94%) JBoss
3 4 (6.25%) CMS
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 31 (48.44%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) HTTP
2 3 (4.69%) Internet
3 2 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Maven
2 25 (39.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 25 (39.06%) Hudson
2 25 (39.06%) Travis CI
3 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
4 7 (10.94%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.56%) Gradle
5 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Advertising
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) J2EE
2 39 (60.94%) Web Services
3 38 (59.38%) RESTful
4 33 (51.56%) Spring
5 25 (39.06%) AngularJS
6 23 (35.94%) Java EE
7 19 (29.69%) Hibernate
7 19 (29.69%) Spring MVC
8 17 (26.56%) CSS
8 17 (26.56%) HTML
8 17 (26.56%) J2SE
8 17 (26.56%) JSF
8 17 (26.56%) React
8 17 (26.56%) REST
9 16 (25.00%) Ajax
10 15 (23.44%) Node.js
11 14 (21.88%) JSON
12 10 (15.63%) SOAP
13 8 (12.50%) Apache Wicket
13 8 (12.50%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.94%) User Experience
3 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Linux
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 61 (95.31%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (81.25%) TDD
4 38 (59.38%) Microservices
5 36 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (48.44%) Open Source
7 30 (46.88%) CQRS
7 30 (46.88%) DevOps
8 27 (42.19%) Domain-Driven Design
9 19 (29.69%) MVC
10 11 (17.19%) API Development
11 10 (15.63%) SOA
12 9 (14.06%) High Availability
13 8 (12.50%) Change Management
13 8 (12.50%) Low Latency
13 8 (12.50%) Memory Management
13 8 (12.50%) OO
13 8 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
13 8 (12.50%) Release Management
14 7 (10.94%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (39.06%) SQL
3 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.31%) C
5 7 (10.94%) C++
5 7 (10.94%) Groovy
5 7 (10.94%) Perl
6 1 (1.56%) C#
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 8 (12.50%) Sun Certification
2 7 (10.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (48.44%) Google
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 8 (12.50%) Cloudera
3 8 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle