The median annual salary for a J2EE Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 774 750 639
Rank change year-on-year -24 -111  
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 116 182 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 106 159 324
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £36,600 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £63,500
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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 27 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 27 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 -19 109 £45,000 -10.00% 20
London 0 37 £55,000 -18.51% 3
South East +24 21 £45,000 - 1
East of England -34 15 £60,000 +14.28% 2
South West +5 13 £26,000 -40.90% 1
Yorkshire +11 12 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Bristol -17 12 £24,250 - 1
West Midlands +10 9 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 9 £40,000 -15.78%
North West -40 9 £50,000 +23.45% 8
East Midlands +21 8 £41,250 -17.50%
Coventry -3 8 £37,500 -25.00%
Essex -4 8 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Cheshire -22 8 £52,500 - 1
Northampton +14 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Northamptonshire +12 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Milton Keynes -9 7 £40,000 -15.78%
Colchester -2 6 £65,000 +4.00%
Berkshire +24 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Yorkshire +16 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Chester - 5 £52,500 -
Brentford - 5 £47,500 -
Surrey +34 4 £57,500 +21.05%
Leeds +11 4 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Scotland +6 4 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Glasgow +5 4 £60,000 +20.00%
North Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
Bracknell +27 3 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Bedford - 3 £45,000 -

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 276 (100.00%) J2EE
2 274 (99.28%) Java
3 177 (64.13%) Spring
4 162 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (53.26%) Hibernate
6 122 (44.20%) JavaScript
7 107 (38.77%) HTML
8 103 (37.32%) SQL
9 89 (32.25%) TDD
10 83 (30.07%) XML
11 74 (26.81%) CSS
12 73 (26.45%) Oracle
13 66 (23.91%) Scrum
14 64 (23.19%) JSP
14 64 (23.19%) Maven
15 59 (21.38%) SDLC
16 58 (21.01%) OO
17 54 (19.57%) Web Services
18 49 (17.75%) Relational Database
19 45 (16.30%) JUnit
20 44 (15.94%) JDBC
20 44 (15.94%) Degree
20 44 (15.94%) Software Engineering
20 44 (15.94%) NoSQL
21 43 (15.58%) E-Commerce
22 42 (15.22%) JPA
23 41 (14.86%) Computer Science
24 40 (14.49%) JMS
24 40 (14.49%) SOAP
24 40 (14.49%) 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 (13.41%) JBoss
2 31 (11.23%) WebLogic
3 30 (10.87%) WebSphere
4 27 (9.78%) Tomcat
5 12 (4.35%) Apache
6 10 (3.62%) Confluence
7 8 (2.90%) GlassFish
8 6 (2.17%) WildFly
9 4 (1.45%) Jetty
10 3 (1.09%) Apache Geronimo
10 3 (1.09%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.09%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.72%) ATG Dynamo
11 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.72%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.36%) GitHub
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.17%) SSH
2 4 (1.45%) HTTP
3 2 (0.72%) IMAP
3 2 (0.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.75%) Relational Database
2 44 (15.94%) NoSQL
3 39 (14.13%) SQL Server
4 33 (11.96%) RDBMS
5 27 (9.78%) MySQL
6 19 (6.88%) MongoDB
7 17 (6.16%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (5.43%) Oracle Database
9 13 (4.71%) Data Mining
10 12 (4.35%) Neo4j
11 7 (2.54%) Big Data
12 5 (1.81%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.45%) Blockchain
14 3 (1.09%) Apache Hive
14 3 (1.09%) CouchDB
14 3 (1.09%) DB2
14 3 (1.09%) Mahout
14 3 (1.09%) Sqoop
15 2 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 64 (23.19%) Maven
2 45 (16.30%) JUnit
3 36 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 26 (9.42%) Ant
4 26 (9.42%) Subversion
5 24 (8.70%) JIRA
6 21 (7.61%) Gradle
7 17 (6.16%) Eclipse
8 12 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (4.35%) Selenium
8 12 (4.35%) TestNG
9 11 (3.99%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.90%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.17%) Emacs
11 6 (2.17%) git-flow
12 4 (1.45%) FishEye
12 4 (1.45%) FlexUnit
12 4 (1.45%) IntelliJ
13 3 (1.09%) ClearCase
13 3 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (11.96%) Finance
2 26 (9.42%) Games
3 18 (6.52%) Banking
4 17 (6.16%) Back Office
4 17 (6.16%) Front Office
4 17 (6.16%) Music Industry
4 17 (6.16%) Retail
5 5 (1.81%) Marketing
6 3 (1.09%) Local Government
6 3 (1.09%) Publishing
7 2 (0.72%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (100.00%) J2EE
2 177 (64.13%) Spring
3 147 (53.26%) Hibernate
4 107 (38.77%) HTML
5 83 (30.07%) XML
6 74 (26.81%) CSS
7 64 (23.19%) JSP
8 54 (19.57%) Web Services
9 44 (15.94%) JDBC
10 42 (15.22%) JPA
11 40 (14.49%) JMS
11 40 (14.49%) REST
11 40 (14.49%) SOAP
12 39 (14.13%) Java EE
13 38 (13.77%) AngularJS
14 32 (11.59%) Servlets
15 30 (10.87%) Ajax
15 30 (10.87%) Spring Boot
16 27 (9.78%) jQuery
17 26 (9.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.86%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.43%) User Experience
3 12 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.62%) Online Games
5 9 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.54%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.81%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.45%) Equities
10 3 (1.09%) Bitcoin
10 3 (1.09%) Fintech
11 2 (0.72%) Blog
11 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.72%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.72%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.36%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.88%) Linux
1 19 (6.88%) Unix
2 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (0.72%) Windows
3 1 (0.36%) AIX
3 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (32.25%) TDD
3 66 (23.91%) Scrum
4 59 (21.38%) SDLC
5 58 (21.01%) OO
6 44 (15.94%) Software Engineering
7 43 (15.58%) E-Commerce
8 39 (14.13%) BDD
8 39 (14.13%) MVC
9 38 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (12.32%) Microservices
11 30 (10.87%) Test Automation
12 28 (10.14%) OOP
12 28 (10.14%) Unit Testing
13 26 (9.42%) Web Development
14 24 (8.70%) Mentoring
15 15 (5.43%) Coaching
16 14 (5.07%) Integration Testing
16 14 (5.07%) Low Latency
17 13 (4.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 274 (99.28%) Java
2 122 (44.20%) JavaScript
3 103 (37.32%) SQL
4 31 (11.23%) PL/SQL
5 8 (2.90%) PHP
5 8 (2.90%) Python
6 6 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.81%) Scala
8 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.09%) C
9 3 (1.09%) Jython
10 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.72%) C#
10 2 (0.72%) C++
10 2 (0.72%) Clojure
10 2 (0.72%) Groovy
10 2 (0.72%) Kotlin
10 2 (0.72%) Perl
11 1 (0.36%) LotusScript
11 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (15.94%) Degree
2 15 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.99%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (2.90%) Sun Certification
5 5 (1.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.45%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.72%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.14%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.09%) HDFS
2 2 (0.72%) Dovecot
3 1 (0.36%) Docker
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 73 (26.45%) Oracle
2 12 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.54%) BEA
3 7 (2.54%) hybris
3 7 (2.54%) IBM
3 7 (2.54%) Sun
4 4 (1.45%) Adobe
5 3 (1.09%) Alteryx
5 3 (1.09%) Tableau
6 2 (0.72%) ATG
6 2 (0.72%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.72%) PayPal
6 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.72%) VMware
7 1 (0.36%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.36%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.36%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.36%) Lotus
7 1 (0.36%) Sybase
7 1 (0.36%) Teradata
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + pension, flexi etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus discretionary bonus and benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 and strong benefits (car, bonus, more)
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, h/c etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Spier Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum, Benefits 15% Flex and Company pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago