Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Java J2EE Software Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 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 Software Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1041 1141 1226
Rank change year-on-year +100 +85 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Java J2EE Software Engineer 111 14 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.069% 0.009% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.009% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 107 12 42
England median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -7.32% +13.89%
10th Percentile £31,000 £38,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £60,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +31.58% -7.32% +13.89%

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 154,981 153,453 182,740
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 127,055 127,934 155,096
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 21 May 2018.

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 21 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
London +81 105 £62,500 +31.58% 1
South East -8 4 £51,250 -14.58% 1
North of England +2 1 £42,500 -10.53%
North West -2 1 £42,500 -10.53%
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Java J2EE Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, Java J2EE Software Engineer 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 England region featuring Java J2EE Software Engineer in the job title.

1 111 (100.00%) Java
1 111 (100.00%) J2EE
1 111 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 107 (96.40%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (80.18%) Web Services
4 88 (79.28%) Continuous Integration
5 82 (73.87%) Amazon AWS
6 80 (72.07%) Microservices
7 77 (69.37%) DevOps
8 68 (61.26%) RESTful
9 67 (60.36%) AngularJS
10 61 (54.95%) CQRS
10 61 (54.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 61 (54.95%) Open Source
10 61 (54.95%) Google
11 59 (53.15%) React
12 57 (51.35%) Finance
13 55 (49.55%) TDD
14 54 (48.65%) J2SE
15 48 (43.24%) Domain-Driven Design
16 44 (39.64%) Docker
17 43 (38.74%) Terraform
18 33 (29.73%) Front End Development
18 33 (29.73%) Pair Programming
19 32 (28.83%) Spring
20 27 (24.32%) Google Cloud Platform
20 27 (24.32%) D3.js
20 27 (24.32%) Continuous Deployment
21 26 (23.42%) Scrum
22 25 (22.52%) MVC

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 16 (14.41%) Apache
1 16 (14.41%) Apache Spark
1 16 (14.41%) CMS
2 6 (5.41%) JBoss
3 4 (3.60%) Confluence
4 3 (2.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 82 (73.87%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (54.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (24.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 24 (21.62%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (21.62%) Amazon S3
4 24 (21.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (2.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) AMQP
2 2 (1.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (9.01%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (2.70%) Amazon QuickSight
3 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.70%) Hazelcast
3 3 (2.70%) MySQL
3 3 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.70%) Pentaho
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (22.52%) Maven
2 21 (18.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 21 (18.92%) Hudson
2 21 (18.92%) Travis CI
3 17 (15.32%) Selenium
4 16 (14.41%) Cucumber
4 16 (14.41%) JUnit
4 16 (14.41%) SpecFlow
4 16 (14.41%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.60%) JIRA
5 4 (3.60%) TestNG
6 3 (2.70%) Gatling
6 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.70%) JMeter
6 3 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 57 (51.35%) Finance
2 16 (14.41%) Front Office
3 3 (2.70%) Electronics
3 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.70%) Marketing
3 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (100.00%) J2EE
2 89 (80.18%) Web Services
3 68 (61.26%) RESTful
4 67 (60.36%) AngularJS
5 59 (53.15%) React
6 54 (48.65%) J2SE
7 32 (28.83%) Spring
8 27 (24.32%) D3.js
9 25 (22.52%) Spring MVC
10 20 (18.02%) Java EE
11 16 (14.41%) Gherkin
11 16 (14.41%) Struts
12 15 (13.51%) SOAP
13 13 (11.71%) CSS
13 13 (11.71%) HTML
13 13 (11.71%) REST
13 13 (11.71%) Swagger
14 9 (8.11%) Hibernate
14 9 (8.11%) JSON
15 7 (6.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.82%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (14.41%) Hedge funds
3 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.80%) Fintech
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 107 (96.40%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (79.28%) Continuous Integration
4 80 (72.07%) Microservices
5 77 (69.37%) DevOps
6 61 (54.95%) CQRS
6 61 (54.95%) Open Source
7 55 (49.55%) TDD
8 48 (43.24%) Domain-Driven Design
9 33 (29.73%) Front End Development
9 33 (29.73%) Pair Programming
10 27 (24.32%) Continuous Deployment
11 26 (23.42%) Scrum
12 25 (22.52%) MVC
13 22 (19.82%) SOA
14 18 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (16.22%) SOLID
15 17 (15.32%) Extreme Programming
16 16 (14.41%) Asset Management
16 16 (14.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (14.41%) Python
2 16 (14.41%) R
3 13 (11.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.91%) SQL
5 9 (8.11%) Java 8
6 6 (5.41%) Groovy
7 1 (0.90%) C#
7 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 44 (39.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 43 (38.74%) Terraform
2 24 (21.62%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 61 (54.95%) Google
2 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.70%) Birst
3 3 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (0.90%) hybris
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle