The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java J2EE Developer
England / London
Rank 534 532 521
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 50 125 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 121 115
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £62,000
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in London

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Java/J2EE Developer in London

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java/J2EE Developer in London

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London +51 8 £61,250 +16.38% 3
Brentford -1 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Hammersmith - 2 £55,000 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 105 (100.00%) Java
1 105 (100.00%) J2EE
2 68 (64.76%) Spring
3 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (43.81%) Hibernate
5 42 (40.00%) XML
6 39 (37.14%) HTML
7 38 (36.19%) JavaScript
7 38 (36.19%) JSP
8 37 (35.24%) SQL
9 36 (34.29%) JDBC
9 36 (34.29%) TDD
10 34 (32.38%) CSS
11 33 (31.43%) SDLC
12 29 (27.62%) Finance
13 24 (22.86%) Software Engineering
14 23 (21.90%) QA
14 23 (21.90%) Servlets
15 21 (20.00%) BDD
16 20 (19.05%) DHTML
16 20 (19.05%) Front Office
16 20 (19.05%) Back Office
16 20 (19.05%) Music Industry
17 18 (17.14%) JUnit
17 18 (17.14%) NoSQL
18 17 (16.19%) Banking
19 16 (15.24%) HTML5
19 16 (15.24%) RESTful
20 15 (14.29%) Web Development
20 15 (14.29%) Oracle

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (10.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (8.57%) Apache
3 8 (7.62%) JBoss
4 6 (5.71%) Confluence
5 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.86%) IIS
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.90%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.90%) CMS
7 2 (1.90%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.90%) WildFly
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Geronimo
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) IMAP
1 2 (1.90%) LDAP
1 2 (1.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) NoSQL
2 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.38%) MongoDB
4 12 (11.43%) Neo4j
5 10 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 10 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.76%) MySQL
7 4 (3.81%) Blockchain
8 3 (2.86%) Big Data
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.90%) Endeca
10 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.95%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.95%) Mahout
10 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.95%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 18 (17.14%) JUnit
2 10 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.57%) JIRA
4 8 (7.62%) Maven
5 6 (5.71%) Subversion
6 5 (4.76%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.81%) Ant
7 4 (3.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.81%) Selenium
7 4 (3.81%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.86%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.86%) Protractor
9 2 (1.90%) Emacs
9 2 (1.90%) git-flow
9 2 (1.90%) Spock
9 2 (1.90%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.90%) TestNG
10 1 (0.95%) Gradle
10 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
General
1 29 (27.62%) Finance
2 20 (19.05%) Back Office
2 20 (19.05%) Front Office
2 20 (19.05%) Music Industry
3 17 (16.19%) Banking
4 5 (4.76%) Retail
5 4 (3.81%) Games
5 4 (3.81%) Marketing
6 3 (2.86%) Advertising
7 2 (1.90%) Publishing
7 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.95%) Electronics
8 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (100.00%) J2EE
2 68 (64.76%) Spring
3 46 (43.81%) Hibernate
4 42 (40.00%) XML
5 39 (37.14%) HTML
6 38 (36.19%) JSP
7 36 (34.29%) JDBC
8 34 (32.38%) CSS
9 23 (21.90%) Servlets
10 20 (19.05%) DHTML
11 16 (15.24%) HTML5
11 16 (15.24%) RESTful
12 14 (13.33%) AngularJS
12 14 (13.33%) Web Services
13 13 (12.38%) CSS3
14 12 (11.43%) ActiveMQ
14 12 (11.43%) JPA
14 12 (11.43%) Node.js
14 12 (11.43%) REST
15 11 (10.48%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Online Banking
2 10 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 6 (5.71%) Fintech
4 3 (2.86%) Bitcoin
4 3 (2.86%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.90%) Blog
5 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.95%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.95%) Online Games
6 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (2.86%) Unix
3 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (34.29%) TDD
3 33 (31.43%) SDLC
4 24 (22.86%) Software Engineering
5 21 (20.00%) BDD
6 15 (14.29%) Web Development
7 13 (12.38%) E-Commerce
7 13 (12.38%) Scrum
8 12 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (11.43%) Integration Testing
8 12 (11.43%) Multithreading
9 10 (9.52%) Microservices
10 9 (8.57%) OO
11 8 (7.62%) SOLID
12 7 (6.67%) MVC
12 7 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (5.71%) Concurrent Programming
13 6 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.71%) Unit Testing
14 5 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (36.19%) JavaScript
3 37 (35.24%) SQL
4 11 (10.48%) C#
5 6 (5.71%) Groovy
5 6 (5.71%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.71%) Scala
6 2 (1.90%) Clojure
6 2 (1.90%) Jython
6 2 (1.90%) Kotlin
6 2 (1.90%) PHP
6 2 (1.90%) Python
6 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.90%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Dovecot
2 1 (0.95%) HDFS
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) Oracle
2 11 (10.48%) Adobe
3 3 (2.86%) BEA
3 3 (2.86%) Sybase
4 2 (1.90%) ATG
4 2 (1.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.90%) hybris
4 2 (1.90%) PayPal
4 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.95%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.95%) GoldenSource
5 1 (0.95%) SAP
5 1 (0.95%) Tableau
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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