The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java J2EE Developer
UK / England
Rank 663 676 600
Rank change year-on-year +13 -76  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 156 255 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 138 238 297
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +19.04% -6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75905 92477 95025
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.42% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63439 78184 78375
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in England

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Java/J2EE Developer in England

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java/J2EE Developer in England

Java/J2EE Developer
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 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London -12 50 £55,000 +4.76% 6
East of England +36 33 £52,500 -16.00% 2
South East +27 33 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North West -13 15 £47,500 +18.75% 4
West Midlands +19 12 £45,000 +5.88%
East Midlands 0 6 £41,250 +3.12%
Yorkshire +29 3 £57,500 +27.77%
South West +6 3 £55,000 +144.44%
North East +3 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 297 (100.00%) Java
1 297 (100.00%) J2EE
2 196 (65.99%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (59.26%) Spring
4 128 (43.10%) JavaScript
5 122 (41.08%) Hibernate
6 118 (39.73%) HTML
7 98 (33.00%) SQL
8 96 (32.32%) TDD
9 91 (30.64%) XML
10 89 (29.97%) CSS
11 76 (25.59%) JSP
12 71 (23.91%) SDLC
13 70 (23.57%) OO
14 67 (22.56%) E-Commerce
15 64 (21.55%) Oracle
15 64 (21.55%) Maven
16 63 (21.21%) Scrum
17 62 (20.88%) Web Services
17 62 (20.88%) Software Engineering
18 59 (19.87%) JUnit
19 54 (18.18%) JDBC
20 49 (16.50%) Relational Database
21 47 (15.82%) JBoss
22 46 (15.49%) NoSQL
23 45 (15.15%) REST
23 45 (15.15%) SOAP
24 43 (14.48%) AngularJS
25 42 (14.14%) WebSphere
26 41 (13.80%) Tomcat

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 47 (15.82%) JBoss
2 42 (14.14%) WebSphere
3 41 (13.80%) Tomcat
4 36 (12.12%) WebLogic
5 19 (6.40%) Apache
6 16 (5.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (3.03%) Confluence
8 8 (2.69%) GlassFish
9 7 (2.36%) CMS
10 5 (1.68%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.01%) Apache Geronimo
11 3 (1.01%) Apache Pig
11 3 (1.01%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.01%) IIS
11 3 (1.01%) Jetty
11 3 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.67%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.01%) GitHub
5 2 (0.67%) SaaS
6 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.68%) Internet
2 2 (0.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.67%) IMAP
2 2 (0.67%) LDAP
2 2 (0.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.50%) Relational Database
2 46 (15.49%) NoSQL
3 31 (10.44%) MySQL
4 29 (9.76%) MongoDB
4 29 (9.76%) SQL Server
5 28 (9.43%) RDBMS
6 22 (7.41%) Neo4j
6 22 (7.41%) Oracle Database
7 14 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (3.70%) Data Mining
9 8 (2.69%) Big Data
10 5 (1.68%) Jackrabbit
11 4 (1.35%) Blockchain
11 4 (1.35%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.35%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.01%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.01%) Mahout
12 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.01%) Sqoop
13 2 (0.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 64 (21.55%) Maven
2 59 (19.87%) JUnit
3 39 (13.13%) Git (software)
4 28 (9.43%) Subversion
5 23 (7.74%) Ant
6 20 (6.73%) JIRA
7 18 (6.06%) Eclipse
8 17 (5.72%) Gradle
9 12 (4.04%) Selenium
9 12 (4.04%) TestNG
10 11 (3.70%) Jenkins
10 11 (3.70%) Mockito
11 9 (3.03%) Cucumber
12 6 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.68%) Log4j
13 5 (1.68%) Talend Open Studio
14 4 (1.35%) SoapUI
15 3 (1.01%) jMock
15 3 (1.01%) Protractor
16 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (13.13%) Finance
2 32 (10.77%) Banking
3 23 (7.74%) Retail
4 20 (6.73%) Back Office
4 20 (6.73%) Front Office
4 20 (6.73%) Music Industry
5 7 (2.36%) Marketing
6 5 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.35%) Games
7 4 (1.35%) Publishing
8 3 (1.01%) Advertising
9 2 (0.67%) Legal
9 2 (0.67%) Local Government
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (100.00%) J2EE
2 176 (59.26%) Spring
3 122 (41.08%) Hibernate
4 118 (39.73%) HTML
5 91 (30.64%) XML
6 89 (29.97%) CSS
7 76 (25.59%) JSP
8 62 (20.88%) Web Services
9 54 (18.18%) JDBC
10 45 (15.15%) REST
10 45 (15.15%) SOAP
11 43 (14.48%) AngularJS
12 40 (13.47%) Servlets
13 37 (12.46%) JMS
14 36 (12.12%) XSLT
15 35 (11.78%) Swing
16 30 (10.10%) JPA
17 28 (9.43%) RESTful
18 27 (9.09%) Ajax
18 27 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.78%) Computer Science
2 11 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.70%) Online Banking
3 10 (3.37%) N-Tier
4 9 (3.03%) Fintech
4 9 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.68%) User Experience
6 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.01%) Bitcoin
7 3 (1.01%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.67%) Blog
8 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.34%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.34%) FMCG
9 1 (0.34%) Online Games
9 1 (0.34%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.74%) Linux
2 17 (5.72%) Unix
3 5 (1.68%) HPUX
3 5 (1.68%) Solaris
3 5 (1.68%) Windows
3 5 (1.68%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (65.99%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (32.32%) TDD
3 71 (23.91%) SDLC
4 70 (23.57%) OO
5 67 (22.56%) E-Commerce
6 63 (21.21%) Scrum
7 62 (20.88%) Software Engineering
8 37 (12.46%) OOP
9 35 (11.78%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (10.77%) Unit Testing
11 28 (9.43%) Web Development
12 25 (8.42%) BDD
13 22 (7.41%) Integration Testing
13 22 (7.41%) Mentoring
13 22 (7.41%) MVC
14 19 (6.40%) Coaching
14 19 (6.40%) Microservices
15 16 (5.39%) Open Source
16 14 (4.71%) OOA/OOD
17 13 (4.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 297 (100.00%) Java
2 128 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 98 (33.00%) SQL
4 21 (7.07%) PL/SQL
5 13 (4.38%) PHP
6 12 (4.04%) C#
7 7 (2.36%) Groovy
7 7 (2.36%) Scala
8 6 (2.02%) Python
9 5 (1.68%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.67%) Jython
10 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.34%) Clojure
11 1 (0.34%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (12.12%) Degree
2 6 (2.02%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.74%) QA
2 3 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.01%) Docker
1 3 (1.01%) HDFS
2 2 (0.67%) Dovecot
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) Packer
1 3 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 64 (21.55%) Oracle
2 11 (3.70%) Adobe
3 7 (2.36%) ATG
3 7 (2.36%) hybris
4 6 (2.02%) Sybase
5 5 (1.68%) Blue Martini
5 5 (1.68%) IBM
5 5 (1.68%) Talend
6 3 (1.01%) Alteryx
6 3 (1.01%) BEA
6 3 (1.01%) Tableau
7 2 (0.67%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.67%) PayPal
7 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.67%) Twitter
7 2 (0.67%) VMware
8 1 (0.34%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.34%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.34%) Google
8 1 (0.34%) New Relic
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Witham, Essex
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + Cloud training + career
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £50000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
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Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% bonus + 8% pension
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Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
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