The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 564 570
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 35 72 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.096% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 61 93
Median salary £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.51% +22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £77,500 £72,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26%  

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 34435 37857 42919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27911 32929 36278
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 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 June 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
Brentford - 5 £47,500 -
City of London +28 1 - - 2
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 85 (100.00%) Java
1 85 (100.00%) J2EE
2 65 (76.47%) Spring
3 54 (63.53%) Hibernate
4 44 (51.76%) SQL
5 39 (45.88%) TDD
6 36 (42.35%) XML
7 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 33 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (35.29%) HTML
10 28 (32.94%) SDLC
11 25 (29.41%) BDD
11 25 (29.41%) QA
11 25 (29.41%) CSS
11 25 (29.41%) JDBC
12 24 (28.24%) Spring Boot
13 23 (27.06%) Microservices
14 22 (25.88%) JSP
15 21 (24.71%) Servlets
15 21 (24.71%) Games
16 18 (21.18%) Scrum
17 17 (20.00%) Music Industry
17 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
17 17 (20.00%) DHTML
17 17 (20.00%) Front Office
17 17 (20.00%) Back Office
17 17 (20.00%) JPA
18 16 (18.82%) AngularJS
19 14 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (16.47%) Java EE

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 (9.41%) JBoss
2 6 (7.06%) Apache
2 6 (7.06%) WildFly
3 5 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.35%) Confluence
4 2 (2.35%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Geronimo
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) SSH
2 2 (2.35%) IMAP
2 2 (2.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) Relational Database
2 11 (12.94%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.41%) MySQL
3 8 (9.41%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.71%) Blockchain
6 4 (4.71%) Neo4j
7 3 (3.53%) Big Data
8 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.18%) Mahout
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.18%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Maven
2 9 (10.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (8.24%) Ant
3 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.06%) Emacs
4 6 (7.06%) git-flow
4 6 (7.06%) Subversion
5 5 (5.88%) JUnit
6 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.71%) Selenium
7 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.53%) JIRA
7 3 (3.53%) Protractor
7 3 (3.53%) SoapUI
7 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.35%) TestNG
9 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.18%) Gradle
9 1 (1.18%) Hudson
9 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (24.71%) Games
2 17 (20.00%) Back Office
2 17 (20.00%) Front Office
2 17 (20.00%) Music Industry
3 14 (16.47%) Finance
4 4 (4.71%) Banking
5 3 (3.53%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) J2EE
2 65 (76.47%) Spring
3 54 (63.53%) Hibernate
4 36 (42.35%) XML
5 30 (35.29%) HTML
6 25 (29.41%) CSS
6 25 (29.41%) JDBC
7 24 (28.24%) Spring Boot
8 22 (25.88%) JSP
9 21 (24.71%) Servlets
10 17 (20.00%) DHTML
10 17 (20.00%) JPA
11 16 (18.82%) AngularJS
12 14 (16.47%) Java EE
13 11 (12.94%) REST
13 11 (12.94%) Web Services
14 10 (11.76%) JMS
14 10 (11.76%) SOAP
15 9 (10.59%) EJB
16 8 (9.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Linux Command Line
1 6 (7.06%) Online Games
1 6 (7.06%) User Experience
2 3 (3.53%) Bitcoin
2 3 (3.53%) Fintech
3 2 (2.35%) Blog
3 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.18%) iPhone
4 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.18%) Social Media
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Unix
2 5 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.88%) TDD
2 33 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (32.94%) SDLC
4 25 (29.41%) BDD
5 23 (27.06%) Microservices
6 18 (21.18%) Scrum
7 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 14 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (14.12%) MVC
10 11 (12.94%) Kanban
11 10 (11.76%) OO
12 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
13 7 (8.24%) Test Automation
14 6 (7.06%) Integration Testing
14 6 (7.06%) SOA
14 6 (7.06%) Web Development
15 5 (5.88%) High Availability
15 5 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
15 5 (5.88%) Test Scripting
15 5 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (51.76%) SQL
3 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.06%) PHP
4 6 (7.06%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.71%) Scala
7 2 (2.35%) Clojure
7 2 (2.35%) Groovy
7 2 (2.35%) Jython
7 2 (2.35%) Kotlin
7 2 (2.35%) Python
8 1 (1.18%) C
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Dovecot
2 1 (1.18%) Docker
2 1 (1.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Oracle
2 4 (4.71%) IBM
3 2 (2.35%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.35%) PayPal
3 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.18%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.18%) BEA
4 1 (1.18%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.18%) Tableau
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus discretionary bonus and benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 and strong benefits (car, bonus, more)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Triple Seven Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
RS Innovations
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum pension, 26 days holiday, Income Pro
Posted: 5 days ago