Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London 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.

Java J2EE Developer
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 720 732 660
Rank change year-on-year +12 -72 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 112 125 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 106 112 224
London median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +16.28% +2.38%
10th Percentile £41,875 £43,750 £36,625
90th Percentile £86,250 £78,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71292 72640 85005
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.99% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56125 62795 72151
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,175 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 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
West London +21 16 £47,500 +15.15%
Central London +18 15 £82,500 +55.66% 7
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Java
1 112 (100.00%) J2EE
2 65 (58.04%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (52.68%) Spring
4 57 (50.89%) Hibernate
5 47 (41.96%) TDD
6 46 (41.07%) HTML
7 45 (40.18%) JavaScript
8 43 (38.39%) Microservices
9 40 (35.71%) SQL
9 40 (35.71%) XML
10 38 (33.93%) Java EE
11 35 (31.25%) CSS
12 33 (29.46%) Games
13 32 (28.57%) AngularJS
14 31 (27.68%) Software Engineering
15 30 (26.79%) Servlets
15 30 (26.79%) QA
16 29 (25.89%) Scrum
17 28 (25.00%) Google
17 28 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (25.00%) RESTful
18 26 (23.21%) Finance
19 25 (22.32%) JSP
20 24 (21.43%) JDBC
20 24 (21.43%) MVC
21 23 (20.54%) J2SE
22 22 (19.64%) Web Services
23 21 (18.75%) Maven
23 21 (18.75%) Music Industry

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.46%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.89%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.89%) Apache
4 1 (0.89%) CMS
4 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.89%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.89%) JBoss
4 1 (0.89%) Mule
4 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (0.89%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) Firewall
1 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.89%) HTTP
2 1 (0.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.18%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (6.25%) Infinispan
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.68%) MySQL
6 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.79%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.89%) GIS
8 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (18.75%) Maven
2 18 (16.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (15.18%) Hudson
3 17 (15.18%) Travis CI
4 14 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 9 (8.04%) JUnit
6 6 (5.36%) Subversion
7 2 (1.79%) Ant
7 2 (1.79%) JIRA
8 1 (0.89%) Emacs
8 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.89%) git-flow
8 1 (0.89%) Grunt
8 1 (0.89%) gulp
8 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.89%) MagicDraw
8 1 (0.89%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (29.46%) Games
2 26 (23.21%) Finance
3 21 (18.75%) Music Industry
4 17 (15.18%) Back Office
4 17 (15.18%) Front Office
5 11 (9.82%) Banking
6 5 (4.46%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (100.00%) J2EE
2 59 (52.68%) Spring
3 57 (50.89%) Hibernate
4 46 (41.07%) HTML
5 40 (35.71%) XML
6 38 (33.93%) Java EE
7 35 (31.25%) CSS
8 32 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 30 (26.79%) Servlets
10 28 (25.00%) RESTful
11 25 (22.32%) JSP
12 24 (21.43%) JDBC
13 23 (20.54%) J2SE
14 22 (19.64%) Web Services
15 19 (16.96%) Spring MVC
16 18 (16.07%) REST
16 18 (16.07%) Spring Boot
17 17 (15.18%) DHTML
18 16 (14.29%) JMS
19 14 (12.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) User Experience
2 13 (11.61%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.61%) Online Games
3 9 (8.04%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.79%) Blog
5 2 (1.79%) Fintech
5 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.79%) Social Media
6 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.25%) Linux
2 6 (5.36%) Unix
3 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.79%) VMS
4 1 (0.89%) Windows
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (58.04%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (41.96%) TDD
3 43 (38.39%) Microservices
4 31 (27.68%) Software Engineering
5 29 (25.89%) Scrum
6 28 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (21.43%) MVC
8 21 (18.75%) DevOps
9 20 (17.86%) Open Source
9 20 (17.86%) SDLC
10 19 (16.96%) CQRS
10 19 (16.96%) Kanban
11 18 (16.07%) BDD
12 17 (15.18%) Domain-Driven Design
13 14 (12.50%) Test Automation
14 13 (11.61%) API Development
14 13 (11.61%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (11.61%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 13 (11.61%) High Availability
14 13 (11.61%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (40.18%) JavaScript
3 40 (35.71%) SQL
4 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.89%) Jython
5 1 (0.89%) LotusScript
5 1 (0.89%) PHP
5 1 (0.89%) Python
5 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) Master's Degree
2 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (26.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (25.00%) Google
2 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.93%) Oracle
3 6 (5.36%) IBM
4 2 (1.79%) hybris
4 2 (1.79%) Panasonic
4 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (0.89%) BEA
5 1 (0.89%) BT
5 1 (0.89%) F5
5 1 (0.89%) Fujitsu
5 1 (0.89%) Lotus