Period
to 18 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

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

Java J2EE Developer
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 953 900 914
Rank change year-on-year -53 +14 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 112 272 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.084% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 103 238 256
England median annual salary £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £92,500 £66,875
UK median annual salary £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% +5.00% -

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 127,319 155,032 156,189
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.37% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 102,152 126,957 129,533
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 18 June 2019.

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 6 months to 18 June 2019. 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 +21 82 £70,000 +7.69% 10
South East +11 22 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Midlands +33 6 £35,000 -10.83% 2
East Midlands +29 6 £35,000 -17.65%
North of England +38 2 £47,500 +15.15%
North West +26 1 £47,500 +15.15%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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 England region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 112 (100.00%) Java
1 112 (100.00%) J2EE
2 77 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 77 (68.75%) Finance
3 66 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (56.25%) Asset Management
5 53 (47.32%) Equities
5 53 (47.32%) Fixed Income
5 53 (47.32%) Derivative
5 53 (47.32%) Front Office
5 53 (47.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 50 (44.64%) J2SE
7 46 (41.07%) SQL
8 43 (38.39%) Microservices
9 40 (35.71%) Oracle
10 37 (33.04%) XML
10 37 (33.04%) Banking
11 36 (32.14%) Web Services
12 35 (31.25%) Workflow
13 34 (30.36%) Hedge funds
14 33 (29.46%) Amazon AWS
14 33 (29.46%) Investment Management
14 33 (29.46%) Oracle Workflow
15 32 (28.57%) Docker
15 32 (28.57%) Terraform
16 31 (27.68%) Amazon EC2
17 29 (25.89%) Amazon S3
17 29 (25.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 29 (25.89%) Amazon Redshift
18 27 (24.11%) Scrum

Java/J2EE Developer 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 33 (29.46%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (3.57%) Apache
4 3 (2.68%) JBoss
5 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.89%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Front Arena
1 5 (4.46%) Markit EDM
1 5 (4.46%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 33 (29.46%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (27.68%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (25.89%) Amazon S3
3 29 (25.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 16 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
4 16 (14.29%) Serverless
5 15 (13.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (5.36%) Apigee
8 6 (5.36%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.89%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.89%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.89%) PaaS
9 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.89%) Amazon Redshift
2 17 (15.18%) Relational Database
3 16 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 15 (13.39%) Amazon RDS
5 13 (11.61%) SQL Server
6 11 (9.82%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.36%) Power BI
7 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (4.46%) MySQL
9 4 (3.57%) DB2
10 3 (2.68%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.89%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 14 (12.50%) Maven
3 11 (9.82%) Selenium
4 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.46%) JUnit
5 4 (3.57%) NetBeans
6 3 (2.68%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.68%) Gradle
7 2 (1.79%) Ant
7 2 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.79%) DbUnit
7 2 (1.79%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.79%) Subversion
8 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.89%) GitLab
8 1 (0.89%) JMeter
8 1 (0.89%) jMock
8 1 (0.89%) Mockito
8 1 (0.89%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 77 (68.75%) Finance
2 53 (47.32%) Front Office
3 37 (33.04%) Banking
4 6 (5.36%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.46%) Dutch Language
5 5 (4.46%) French Language
5 5 (4.46%) German Language
5 5 (4.46%) Italian Language
5 5 (4.46%) Legal
5 5 (4.46%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.79%) Local Government
7 1 (0.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (100.00%) J2EE
2 50 (44.64%) J2SE
3 37 (33.04%) XML
4 36 (32.14%) Web Services
5 24 (21.43%) Spring
6 18 (16.07%) AngularJS
7 17 (15.18%) J2ME
8 15 (13.39%) React
9 13 (11.61%) REST
10 11 (9.82%) Hibernate
11 9 (8.04%) SOAP
11 9 (8.04%) Struts
12 7 (6.25%) CSS
12 7 (6.25%) HTML
13 6 (5.36%) Struts2
14 5 (4.46%) EJB
14 5 (4.46%) JDBC
14 5 (4.46%) JMS
14 5 (4.46%) JSON
15 4 (3.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 53 (47.32%) Derivative
1 53 (47.32%) Equities
1 53 (47.32%) Fixed Income
1 53 (47.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 34 (30.36%) Hedge funds
3 13 (11.61%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (10.71%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.36%) Credit Risk
6 5 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.04%) Linux
2 3 (2.68%) Windows
3 1 (0.89%) Android
3 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 66 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (56.25%) Asset Management
4 43 (38.39%) Microservices
5 35 (31.25%) Workflow
6 33 (29.46%) Investment Management
7 27 (24.11%) Scrum
8 18 (16.07%) DevOps
9 14 (12.50%) Migration
9 14 (12.50%) OO
10 13 (11.61%) Mentoring
11 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure as Code
12 10 (8.93%) OOA/OOD
13 7 (6.25%) BDD
13 7 (6.25%) TDD
14 6 (5.36%) Analytics
14 6 (5.36%) Credit Risk Management
14 6 (5.36%) Credit Risk Modelling
14 6 (5.36%) Front End Development
15 5 (4.46%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (41.07%) SQL
3 16 (14.29%) C#
4 13 (11.61%) TypeScript
5 11 (9.82%) PL/SQL
6 9 (8.04%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.25%) Java 8
8 3 (2.68%) C
9 1 (0.89%) C++
9 1 (0.89%) ES6
9 1 (0.89%) Groovy
9 1 (0.89%) Perl
9 1 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 32 (28.57%) Docker
2 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (28.57%) Terraform
2 14 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (10.71%) Puppet
4 3 (2.68%) Ansible
5 2 (1.79%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.89%) Grafana
6 1 (0.89%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.89%) Rancher
Vendors
1 40 (35.71%) Oracle
2 12 (10.71%) Google
3 11 (9.82%) SaltStack
4 7 (6.25%) Adobe
5 5 (4.46%) Calypso
5 5 (4.46%) Charles River
5 5 (4.46%) SimCorp
6 4 (3.57%) Sybase
7 2 (1.79%) IBM
8 1 (0.89%) Facebook
8 1 (0.89%) Terracotta
8 1 (0.89%) VMware