Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior J2EE Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior J2EE Developer
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 512 535 577
Rank change year-on-year +23 +42 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior J2EE Developer 27 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.093% 0.034% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.036% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 22
South East median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £53,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £68,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 28,086 28,103 34,132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.71% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23,339 23,444 28,680
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,680 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Senior J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior J2EE Developer in the South East

Senior J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior J2EE Developer in the South East

Senior J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior J2EE Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior J2EE Developer in the South East

Senior 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 Senior J2EE Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
East Sussex -16 12 £45,000 -25.00%
Thames Valley +19 10 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Berkshire -7 6 £57,500 +4.55%
Surrey +28 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Senior J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, Senior J2EE Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Senior J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) J2EE
2 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (81.48%) Scrum
4 21 (77.78%) Spring
5 17 (62.96%) TDD
6 15 (55.56%) RESTful
6 15 (55.56%) Java 8
7 14 (51.85%) Spring Boot
8 12 (44.44%) Kanban
9 11 (40.74%) Oracle
10 10 (37.04%) Web Services
11 9 (33.33%) HTML
11 9 (33.33%) Finance
12 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
13 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
13 7 (25.93%) CSS
14 6 (22.22%) XML
15 5 (18.52%) SOAP
15 5 (18.52%) JBoss
15 5 (18.52%) Unix
15 5 (18.52%) Linux
15 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
15 5 (18.52%) Perl
15 5 (18.52%) JSON
15 5 (18.52%) Ajax
15 5 (18.52%) Jenkins

Senior 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 5 (18.52%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
4 3 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (11.11%) Amazon QuickSight
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (11.11%) Hazelcast
4 3 (11.11%) MySQL
4 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 3 (11.11%) Pentaho
4 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.11%) Gatling
3 3 (11.11%) JMeter
3 3 (11.11%) SpecFlow
4 2 (7.41%) Maven
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Electronics
3 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) J2EE
2 21 (77.78%) Spring
3 15 (55.56%) RESTful
4 14 (51.85%) Spring Boot
5 10 (37.04%) Web Services
6 9 (33.33%) HTML
7 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
7 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
8 6 (22.22%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) Ajax
9 5 (18.52%) JSON
9 5 (18.52%) SOAP
10 4 (14.81%) HTML5
11 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
11 3 (11.11%) JPA
11 3 (11.11%) Middleware
11 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (7.41%) Keycloak
12 2 (7.41%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Fintech
3 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) Scrum
3 17 (62.96%) TDD
4 12 (44.44%) Kanban
5 5 (18.52%) BDD
5 5 (18.52%) Market Research
5 5 (18.52%) Microservices
5 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
5 5 (18.52%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analytics
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) High Availability
7 3 (11.11%) Load Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) Java 8
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) Perl
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
1 3 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Birst
2 3 (11.11%) SAP