Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Java J2EE Developer
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 97 118
Rank change year-on-year -15 +21 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 3 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.22% 1.73% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 1.84% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 33 34
Essex median annual salary £23,500 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -65.19% +35.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,250 £51,250 £23,475
90th Percentile £23,750 £68,750 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £41,500 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -20.95% +14.13% +8.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1,318 1,791 2,477
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 93.72% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,139 1,320 1,845
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £23,504 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,085 £65,391
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.23% +1.12% +4.71%

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Essex

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Essex

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Chelmsford - 3 £23,500 - 1
Java/J2EE Developer
East of England

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Essex region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) JPA
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) JPA
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Degree