The median annual salary for a J2EE Developer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

J2EE Developer
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 765 771 636
Rank change year-on-year +6 -135  
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 109 176 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 99 153 331
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £39,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
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. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured J2EE Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE Developer in the UK

J2EE Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for J2EE Developer in the UK

J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE Developer over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE Developer in the UK

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England -10 104 £45,000 -10.00% 14
London +1 35 £55,000 -18.51% 4
South East +24 21 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East of England -23 14 £56,250 +7.14% 1
South West +16 12 £24,250 -45.50% 1
Yorkshire +14 11 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Bristol -6 11 £22,500 -50.00% 1
West Midlands +20 9 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 9 £40,000 -15.78%
North West -41 9 £50,000 +23.45% 4
Coventry 0 8 £37,500 -25.00%
Cheshire -24 8 £52,500 -
East Midlands +31 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Northampton +13 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Northamptonshire +11 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Essex -6 7 £65,000 +4.00%
Milton Keynes -11 7 £40,000 -15.78%
Berkshire +27 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Yorkshire +20 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Colchester -5 5 £65,000 +4.00%
Brentford - 5 £47,500 -
Chester - 5 £52,500 -
Surrey +41 4 £57,500 +21.05%
Glasgow +15 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Scotland +14 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Leeds +12 4 £35,000 +7.69% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
Bedford - 3 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £45,000 -

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 273 (100.00%) J2EE
2 271 (99.27%) Java
3 176 (64.47%) Spring
4 162 (59.34%) Agile Software Development
5 145 (53.11%) Hibernate
6 122 (44.69%) JavaScript
7 107 (39.19%) HTML
8 101 (37.00%) SQL
9 86 (31.50%) TDD
10 83 (30.40%) XML
11 73 (26.74%) CSS
12 71 (26.01%) Oracle
13 67 (24.54%) Scrum
14 65 (23.81%) JSP
15 64 (23.44%) Maven
16 59 (21.61%) SDLC
17 58 (21.25%) OO
18 55 (20.15%) Web Services
19 49 (17.95%) Relational Database
20 46 (16.85%) JUnit
21 45 (16.48%) JDBC
22 44 (16.12%) NoSQL
23 43 (15.75%) E-Commerce
23 43 (15.75%) Software Engineering
24 42 (15.38%) JPA
25 41 (15.02%) Degree
25 41 (15.02%) SOAP
26 39 (14.29%) JMS
26 39 (14.29%) Java EE
26 39 (14.29%) REST

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 37 (13.55%) JBoss
2 31 (11.36%) WebLogic
3 30 (10.99%) WebSphere
4 27 (9.89%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.66%) Apache
5 10 (3.66%) Confluence
6 8 (2.93%) GlassFish
7 6 (2.20%) WildFly
8 4 (1.47%) Jetty
9 3 (1.10%) Apache Geronimo
9 3 (1.10%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.10%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.73%) ATG Dynamo
10 2 (0.73%) iPlanet
10 2 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.37%) Drupal
11 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.37%) GitHub
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.20%) SSH
2 2 (0.73%) HTTP
2 2 (0.73%) IMAP
2 2 (0.73%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.95%) Relational Database
2 44 (16.12%) NoSQL
3 38 (13.92%) SQL Server
4 32 (11.72%) RDBMS
5 27 (9.89%) MySQL
6 18 (6.59%) MongoDB
7 17 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (5.49%) Oracle Database
9 13 (4.76%) Neo4j
10 12 (4.40%) Data Mining
11 7 (2.56%) Big Data
12 5 (1.83%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.47%) Blockchain
14 3 (1.10%) Apache Hive
14 3 (1.10%) CouchDB
14 3 (1.10%) DB2
14 3 (1.10%) Mahout
14 3 (1.10%) Sqoop
15 2 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.73%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 64 (23.44%) Maven
2 46 (16.85%) JUnit
3 35 (12.82%) Git (software)
4 26 (9.52%) Subversion
5 25 (9.16%) Ant
5 25 (9.16%) JIRA
6 21 (7.69%) Gradle
7 17 (6.23%) Eclipse
8 12 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (4.40%) Jenkins
8 12 (4.40%) Selenium
8 12 (4.40%) TestNG
9 8 (2.93%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.20%) Emacs
10 6 (2.20%) git-flow
11 4 (1.47%) FishEye
11 4 (1.47%) FlexUnit
11 4 (1.47%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.10%) ClearCase
12 3 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (12.09%) Finance
2 24 (8.79%) Games
3 18 (6.59%) Banking
4 17 (6.23%) Back Office
4 17 (6.23%) Front Office
4 17 (6.23%) Music Industry
4 17 (6.23%) Retail
5 5 (1.83%) Marketing
6 3 (1.10%) Local Government
6 3 (1.10%) Publishing
7 2 (0.73%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (100.00%) J2EE
2 176 (64.47%) Spring
3 145 (53.11%) Hibernate
4 107 (39.19%) HTML
5 83 (30.40%) XML
6 73 (26.74%) CSS
7 65 (23.81%) JSP
8 55 (20.15%) Web Services
9 45 (16.48%) JDBC
10 42 (15.38%) JPA
11 41 (15.02%) SOAP
12 39 (14.29%) Java EE
12 39 (14.29%) JMS
12 39 (14.29%) REST
13 37 (13.55%) AngularJS
14 32 (11.72%) Servlets
15 29 (10.62%) Ajax
15 29 (10.62%) Spring Boot
16 27 (9.89%) jQuery
17 25 (9.16%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.92%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.76%) User Experience
3 10 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.66%) Online Games
4 9 (3.30%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.83%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.47%) Equities
9 3 (1.10%) Bitcoin
9 3 (1.10%) Fintech
10 2 (0.73%) Blog
10 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.73%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.73%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.37%) iPhone
11 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.37%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.96%) Linux
2 17 (6.23%) Unix
3 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.73%) Windows
4 1 (0.37%) AIX
4 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (59.34%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (31.50%) TDD
3 67 (24.54%) Scrum
4 59 (21.61%) SDLC
5 58 (21.25%) OO
6 43 (15.75%) E-Commerce
6 43 (15.75%) Software Engineering
7 38 (13.92%) BDD
7 38 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (13.92%) MVC
8 31 (11.36%) Microservices
9 29 (10.62%) OOP
9 29 (10.62%) Unit Testing
10 28 (10.26%) Test Automation
11 26 (9.52%) Web Development
12 23 (8.42%) Mentoring
13 15 (5.49%) Coaching
13 15 (5.49%) Integration Testing
14 14 (5.13%) Low Latency
15 13 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 271 (99.27%) Java
2 122 (44.69%) JavaScript
3 101 (37.00%) SQL
4 30 (10.99%) PL/SQL
5 9 (3.30%) PHP
6 8 (2.93%) Python
7 6 (2.20%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.83%) Scala
9 4 (1.47%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.10%) Jython
11 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.73%) C
11 2 (0.73%) Clojure
11 2 (0.73%) Groovy
11 2 (0.73%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.37%) C#
12 1 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (15.02%) Degree
2 15 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.66%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (2.93%) Sun Certification
5 5 (1.83%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.73%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.26%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.10%) HDFS
2 2 (0.73%) Dovecot
3 1 (0.37%) Docker
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 71 (26.01%) Oracle
2 11 (4.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.56%) BEA
3 7 (2.56%) Sun
4 6 (2.20%) hybris
4 6 (2.20%) IBM
5 4 (1.47%) Adobe
6 3 (1.10%) Alteryx
6 3 (1.10%) Tableau
7 2 (0.73%) ATG
7 2 (0.73%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.73%) PayPal
7 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.73%) VMware
8 1 (0.37%) Chordiant
8 1 (0.37%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.37%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.37%) Sybase
8 1 (0.37%) Teradata
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