The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java J2EE Developer
England / South East
Rank 359 393 370
Rank change year-on-year +34 -23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 31 63 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.34% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 57 86
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14208 18529 19762
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.59% 96.67% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11855 15825 15961
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in the South East

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Java/J2EE Developer in the South East

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java/J2EE Developer in the South East

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 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
Buckinghamshire +3 9 £60,000 +26.31%
Berkshire +33 7 £45,000 -30.76%
Middlesex +11 6 £37,500 -
Surrey - 6 £57,500 - 2
West Sussex +3 5 £57,500 +43.75% 1
East Sussex +8 3 £55,000 +30.95%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Java
1 62 (100.00%) J2EE
2 49 (79.03%) Spring
3 45 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (53.23%) JavaScript
5 27 (43.55%) Hibernate
6 26 (41.94%) HTML
7 23 (37.10%) JUnit
8 22 (35.48%) SQL
8 22 (35.48%) TDD
9 21 (33.87%) Web Services
9 21 (33.87%) XML
9 21 (33.87%) Maven
10 19 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (30.65%) Unit Testing
10 19 (30.65%) SDLC
11 16 (25.81%) Scrum
12 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
12 15 (24.19%) AngularJS
13 14 (22.58%) Subversion
14 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
14 13 (20.97%) CSS
15 11 (17.74%) TestNG
15 11 (17.74%) PHP
16 10 (16.13%) JSP
16 10 (16.13%) MongoDB
16 10 (16.13%) Automated Testing
16 10 (16.13%) Velocity
17 9 (14.52%) Information Management
17 9 (14.52%) B2B

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.84%) JBoss
3 2 (3.23%) Jetty
4 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.84%) GitHub
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.29%) Neo4j
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.84%) MySQL
4 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (37.10%) JUnit
2 21 (33.87%) Maven
3 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
4 14 (22.58%) Subversion
5 11 (17.74%) TestNG
6 5 (8.06%) Mockito
7 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
7 4 (6.45%) Selenium
8 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.84%) JIRA
9 2 (3.23%) jMock
10 1 (1.61%) Gradle
General
1 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Legal
2 2 (3.23%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) J2EE
2 49 (79.03%) Spring
3 27 (43.55%) Hibernate
4 26 (41.94%) HTML
5 21 (33.87%) Web Services
5 21 (33.87%) XML
6 15 (24.19%) AngularJS
7 13 (20.97%) CSS
8 10 (16.13%) JSP
8 10 (16.13%) Velocity
9 9 (14.52%) JMS
10 8 (12.90%) EJB
10 8 (12.90%) REST
10 8 (12.90%) XSLT
11 7 (11.29%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (11.29%) JDBC
11 7 (11.29%) SOAP
11 7 (11.29%) XSL
12 5 (8.06%) Spring MVC
12 5 (8.06%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.84%) Fintech
3 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Linux
1 7 (11.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) TDD
3 19 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (30.65%) SDLC
3 19 (30.65%) Unit Testing
4 16 (25.81%) Scrum
5 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
6 10 (16.13%) Automated Testing
7 9 (14.52%) B2B
7 9 (14.52%) B2C
7 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
7 9 (14.52%) Information Management
8 7 (11.29%) Integration Testing
9 6 (9.68%) High Availability
9 6 (9.68%) Low Latency
9 6 (9.68%) Microservices
9 6 (9.68%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (8.06%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (8.06%) MVC
10 5 (8.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (53.23%) JavaScript
3 22 (35.48%) SQL
4 11 (17.74%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Packer
1 3 (4.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago