The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 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 / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 401 371
Rank change year-on-year +28 -30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 21 38 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.21% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 100
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £53,750 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +2.15%  

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 14110 17860 20459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.64% 96.97% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51716 74983 82617
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 28 June 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 28 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
Buckinghamshire -2 9 £40,000 -15.78%
Berkshire +32 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Surrey +29 4 £57,500 +27.77%
Hampshire +17 1 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +13 1 £25,000 -52.38%
Home Counties - 1 £47,500 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Java
1 50 (100.00%) J2EE
2 41 (82.00%) Spring
3 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (56.00%) Hibernate
4 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
5 23 (46.00%) HTML
6 18 (36.00%) CSS
6 18 (36.00%) JSP
7 17 (34.00%) XML
7 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
8 15 (30.00%) TDD
8 15 (30.00%) Web Services
8 15 (30.00%) JUnit
9 14 (28.00%) Scrum
9 14 (28.00%) SDLC
10 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
10 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
11 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (24.00%) Oracle
12 11 (22.00%) Subversion
13 10 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (20.00%) EJB
13 10 (20.00%) Linux
14 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
14 9 (18.00%) REST
15 8 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
15 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
15 8 (16.00%) TestNG
15 8 (16.00%) Degree

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.00%) Jetty
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (12.00%) MySQL
4 6 (12.00%) Neo4j
5 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) JUnit
2 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (22.00%) Subversion
4 8 (16.00%) TestNG
5 6 (12.00%) Maven
6 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.00%) Selenium
7 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.00%) Games
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Legal
2 2 (4.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) J2EE
2 41 (82.00%) Spring
3 28 (56.00%) Hibernate
4 23 (46.00%) HTML
5 18 (36.00%) CSS
5 18 (36.00%) JSP
6 17 (34.00%) XML
7 15 (30.00%) Web Services
8 10 (20.00%) EJB
9 9 (18.00%) REST
10 7 (14.00%) JDBC
10 7 (14.00%) JMS
10 7 (14.00%) RESTful
11 6 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (12.00%) XSL
11 6 (12.00%) XSLT
12 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
12 5 (10.00%) Velocity
13 4 (8.00%) Ajax
14 3 (6.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) Online Games
4 3 (6.00%) User Experience
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (30.00%) TDD
4 14 (28.00%) Scrum
4 14 (28.00%) SDLC
5 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
6 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.00%) High Availability
8 7 (14.00%) Low Latency
8 7 (14.00%) Microservices
9 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
9 6 (12.00%) OO
9 6 (12.00%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (10.00%) B2B
10 5 (10.00%) B2C
10 5 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.00%) Information Management
10 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Sun
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