Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java/J2EE Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1141 1102 1131
Rank change year-on-year -39 +29 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 33 96 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.054% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.056% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 32 89 161
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £48,750 £41,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £68,750 £68,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +4.17%

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 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java/J2EE Developer in England

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Java/J2EE Developer in England

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java/J2EE Developer in England

Senior 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 Senior Java/J2EE Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 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 +28 19 £60,000 -11.11% 2
South East +31 8 £60,000 +17.07% 1
East Midlands +41 2 £53,000 +21.14%
Midlands +33 2 £53,000 +6.00%
North of England +8 2 £48,750 +12.07%
South West +9 1 £42,500 -22.73%
North West -4 1 £52,500 +20.69%
East of England -33 1 £52,500 -10.64%
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 England region featuring Senior Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
1 33 (100.00%) J2EE
2 30 (90.91%) Spring
3 15 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
5 12 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (36.36%) TDD
5 12 (36.36%) Games
6 11 (33.33%) HTML
6 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 11 (33.33%) Spring Boot
7 10 (30.30%) Node.js
7 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
7 10 (30.30%) HTML5
7 10 (30.30%) SQL
8 8 (24.24%) Scrum
8 8 (24.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (21.21%) RESTful
10 6 (18.18%) Kanban
10 6 (18.18%) Spring MVC
10 6 (18.18%) MVC
11 5 (15.15%) Finance
11 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
11 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (15.15%) Microservices
12 4 (12.12%) Ajax
12 4 (12.12%) XML
13 3 (9.09%) SOA
13 3 (9.09%) RDBMS

Senior 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 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) Emacs
3 1 (3.03%) git-flow
3 1 (3.03%) Gradle
3 1 (3.03%) Grunt
3 1 (3.03%) gulp
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.03%) PhantomJS
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (36.36%) Games
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) J2EE
2 30 (90.91%) Spring
3 15 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
5 11 (33.33%) HTML
5 11 (33.33%) Spring Boot
6 10 (30.30%) HTML5
6 10 (30.30%) Node.js
7 7 (21.21%) RESTful
8 6 (18.18%) Spring MVC
9 4 (12.12%) Ajax
9 4 (12.12%) XML
10 3 (9.09%) CSS
10 3 (9.09%) Web Services
11 2 (6.06%) EJB
11 2 (6.06%) GWT
11 2 (6.06%) Java EE
11 2 (6.06%) JavaBeans
11 2 (6.06%) JMS
12 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Fintech
2 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
2 12 (36.36%) TDD
3 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) Kanban
5 6 (18.18%) MVC
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.15%) Microservices
6 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
7 3 (9.09%) SOA
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC
9 1 (3.03%) Android Development
9 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.03%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.03%) Mobile Development
9 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) F5
2 1 (3.03%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) hybris
2 1 (3.03%) SAP
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore