The median annual salary for a J2EE Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 April 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
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 721 752 618
Rank change year-on-year +31 -134  
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 140 210 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 126 194 337
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £59,200
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £43,750 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% -4.89%  

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 83193 100058 106919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.30% 96.32% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 69089 83978 87229
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +34 140 £52,500 +5.00% 19
London +11 49 £57,500 +1.99% 6
South East +42 28 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East of England +17 26 £53,750 -14.00% 1
North West -5 17 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Cheshire +8 14 £47,500 +58.33%
Berkshire +30 11 £45,000 -30.76%
Chester +11 11 £47,500 +58.33%
Essex +1 11 £65,000 +4.00%
Bracknell - 10 £45,000 -
West Midlands +6 9 £45,000 +5.88%
City of London +40 7 £60,000 +8.59% 4
Colchester -12 7 £65,000 +4.00%
Surrey +47 6 £57,500 +31.42% 3
Hertfordshire +19 6 £65,000 +1.16%
Coventry -4 6 £43,750 -12.50%
Peterborough +15 5 £45,000 -3.22%
Cambridgeshire +12 5 £45,000 +4.04%
Northamptonshire +11 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Northampton +9 5 £37,500 -6.25%
East Midlands +8 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Watford 0 5 £65,000 -
West Sussex +9 4 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 4 £47,250 -0.52%
Suffolk - 4 £42,500 - 1
Leeds +28 3 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Yorkshire +23 3 £57,500 +27.77% 3
West Yorkshire +16 3 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Middlesex +11 3 £37,500 -
Manchester -24 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 299 (100.00%) J2EE
2 297 (99.33%) Java
3 184 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 172 (57.53%) Spring
5 130 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 123 (41.14%) Hibernate
7 121 (40.47%) HTML
8 110 (36.79%) SQL
9 90 (30.10%) XML
10 88 (29.43%) TDD
11 83 (27.76%) CSS
12 75 (25.08%) JSP
13 68 (22.74%) OO
14 67 (22.41%) SDLC
15 66 (22.07%) Oracle
15 66 (22.07%) Maven
16 64 (21.40%) E-Commerce
17 60 (20.07%) JUnit
18 57 (19.06%) JDBC
18 57 (19.06%) Scrum
19 56 (18.73%) Web Services
20 53 (17.73%) Software Engineering
21 52 (17.39%) JBoss
21 52 (17.39%) NoSQL
22 46 (15.38%) Relational Database
23 44 (14.72%) SOAP
24 43 (14.38%) WebSphere
24 43 (14.38%) REST
25 40 (13.38%) AngularJS
26 39 (13.04%) Tomcat

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 52 (17.39%) JBoss
2 43 (14.38%) WebSphere
3 39 (13.04%) Tomcat
4 35 (11.71%) WebLogic
5 17 (5.69%) Apache
6 12 (4.01%) Confluence
7 8 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (2.68%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.00%) Apache Geronimo
8 3 (1.00%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.00%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.00%) IIS
8 3 (1.00%) Jetty
9 2 (0.67%) ATG Dynamo
9 2 (0.67%) CMS
9 2 (0.67%) iPlanet
9 2 (0.67%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.33%) GitHub
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.67%) HTTP
1 2 (0.67%) IMAP
1 2 (0.67%) Internet
1 2 (0.67%) LDAP
1 2 (0.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 46 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 35 (11.71%) SQL Server
4 31 (10.37%) RDBMS
5 27 (9.03%) MongoDB
5 27 (9.03%) MySQL
6 22 (7.36%) Neo4j
7 16 (5.35%) Oracle Database
8 13 (4.35%) Data Mining
8 13 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (3.01%) Big Data
10 5 (1.67%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.34%) Blockchain
11 4 (1.34%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.00%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.00%) Mahout
12 3 (1.00%) Sqoop
13 2 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.67%) DB2
13 2 (0.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 66 (22.07%) Maven
2 60 (20.07%) JUnit
3 38 (12.71%) Git (software)
4 26 (8.70%) Ant
5 23 (7.69%) JIRA
6 21 (7.02%) Subversion
7 20 (6.69%) Gradle
8 15 (5.02%) Eclipse
9 14 (4.68%) TestNG
10 13 (4.35%) Selenium
11 11 (3.68%) Cucumber
12 10 (3.34%) Jenkins
13 8 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (1.67%) Mockito
15 4 (1.34%) FishEye
15 4 (1.34%) FlexUnit
15 4 (1.34%) IntelliJ
15 4 (1.34%) SoapUI
16 3 (1.00%) Jasmine
16 3 (1.00%) jMock
General
1 38 (12.71%) Finance
2 27 (9.03%) Banking
3 25 (8.36%) Retail
4 20 (6.69%) Back Office
4 20 (6.69%) Front Office
4 20 (6.69%) Music Industry
5 8 (2.68%) Games
6 7 (2.34%) Marketing
7 4 (1.34%) Advertising
7 4 (1.34%) Publishing
8 2 (0.67%) Legal
8 2 (0.67%) Local Government
8 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (100.00%) J2EE
2 172 (57.53%) Spring
3 123 (41.14%) Hibernate
4 121 (40.47%) HTML
5 90 (30.10%) XML
6 83 (27.76%) CSS
7 75 (25.08%) JSP
8 57 (19.06%) JDBC
9 56 (18.73%) Web Services
10 44 (14.72%) SOAP
11 43 (14.38%) REST
12 40 (13.38%) AngularJS
13 38 (12.71%) Servlets
14 37 (12.37%) JMS
15 33 (11.04%) Swing
15 33 (11.04%) XSLT
16 32 (10.70%) Java EE
16 32 (10.70%) JPA
17 23 (7.69%) DHTML
17 23 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.70%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.34%) N-Tier
4 9 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.68%) Fintech
5 8 (2.68%) User Experience
6 6 (2.01%) Online Banking
7 5 (1.67%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.34%) Equities
8 4 (1.34%) Online Games
9 3 (1.00%) Bitcoin
9 3 (1.00%) Smart Energy
10 2 (0.67%) Blog
10 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.67%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.33%) FMCG
11 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.35%) Linux
2 15 (5.02%) Unix
3 5 (1.67%) Windows
3 5 (1.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.00%) Solaris
5 2 (0.67%) HPUX
5 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (29.43%) TDD
3 68 (22.74%) OO
4 67 (22.41%) SDLC
5 64 (21.40%) E-Commerce
6 57 (19.06%) Scrum
7 53 (17.73%) Software Engineering
8 37 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (12.04%) OOP
10 30 (10.03%) BDD
11 29 (9.70%) MVC
12 27 (9.03%) Unit Testing
13 24 (8.03%) Web Development
14 22 (7.36%) Mentoring
15 21 (7.02%) Integration Testing
15 21 (7.02%) Microservices
16 20 (6.69%) Coaching
17 13 (4.35%) Automated Testing
17 13 (4.35%) OOA/OOD
17 13 (4.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 297 (99.33%) Java
2 130 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 110 (36.79%) SQL
4 26 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 13 (4.35%) PHP
6 10 (3.34%) Scala
7 8 (2.68%) Groovy
7 8 (2.68%) Python
8 7 (2.34%) C#
9 5 (1.67%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.34%) Jython
11 3 (1.00%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.67%) Clojure
12 2 (0.67%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.33%) C
13 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (11.71%) Degree
2 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.00%) HDFS
2 2 (0.67%) Dovecot
3 1 (0.33%) Docker
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (22.07%) Oracle
2 10 (3.34%) Adobe
3 7 (2.34%) hybris
3 7 (2.34%) IBM
4 4 (1.34%) ATG
4 4 (1.34%) Sybase
5 3 (1.00%) Alteryx
5 3 (1.00%) BEA
5 3 (1.00%) Tableau
6 2 (0.67%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.67%) Blue Martini
6 2 (0.67%) PayPal
6 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.67%) Talend
6 2 (0.67%) VMware
7 1 (0.33%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.33%) Google
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.33%) SAP
7 1 (0.33%) Twitter
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Salary: Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woodbridge, Suffolk
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Leatherhead, Surrey
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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City, London
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
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Guildford, Surrey
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UK
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
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London
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City, London
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Salary: UKP 82000 per year
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London
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Manchester
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Stockport
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