Period
to 18 August 2017

The median annual salary for a J2EE Developer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 August 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
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 944 850 712
Rank change year-on-year -94 -138 -192
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 238 414 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.22% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 235 406 641
UK median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - -2.17% +15.00%

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 169742 190690 209586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.90% 96.50% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 137115 160408 172505
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 18 August 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE Developer in the UK

J2EE Developer
Top 14 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 6 months to 18 August 2017. 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
England -97 226 £47,500 -5.00% 18
UK excluding London -59 142 £45,000 - 13
London -12 88 £50,000 -23.08% 5
North of England +2 37 £47,500 +9.20% 4
South East -10 33 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Midlands +42 30 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East of England -30 28 £47,500 -11.63% 2
South West +18 21 £26,000 -50.48% 1
North West -24 21 £50,000 +14.94% 3
East Midlands +33 17 £42,500 +6.25%
West Midlands +13 17 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire +33 15 £45,000 - 1
Scotland +21 4 £60,000 +20.00%
North East - 1 £45,000 -

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 238 (100.00%) J2EE
2 236 (99.16%) Java
3 164 (68.91%) Spring
4 129 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
5 127 (53.36%) Hibernate
6 113 (47.48%) JavaScript
7 100 (42.02%) HTML
8 90 (37.82%) SQL
9 84 (35.29%) XML
10 77 (32.35%) TDD
11 70 (29.41%) CSS
12 64 (26.89%) Oracle
13 55 (23.11%) Scrum
14 54 (22.69%) JSP
15 52 (21.85%) MVC
16 51 (21.43%) REST
16 51 (21.43%) Relational Database
17 49 (20.59%) Web Services
17 49 (20.59%) Maven
18 44 (18.49%) JPA
19 42 (17.65%) Degree
19 42 (17.65%) Software Engineering
19 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
19 42 (17.65%) Microservices
20 41 (17.23%) OO
21 40 (16.81%) Computer Science
21 40 (16.81%) SDLC
21 40 (16.81%) AngularJS
22 39 (16.39%) Java EE
22 39 (16.39%) JDBC

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 24 (10.08%) JBoss
2 19 (7.98%) Tomcat
3 18 (7.56%) WebSphere
4 17 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 15 (6.30%) Apache
6 10 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.52%) Confluence
7 6 (2.52%) GlassFish
7 6 (2.52%) WildFly
8 4 (1.68%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.68%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.26%) Apache Geronimo
9 3 (1.26%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.26%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.26%) Jetty
10 2 (0.84%) ATG Dynamo
10 2 (0.84%) iPlanet
11 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.42%) Drupal
11 1 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.42%) GitHub
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.62%) HTTP
2 6 (2.52%) SSH
3 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.42%) IMAP
4 1 (0.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 33 (13.87%) RDBMS
4 29 (12.18%) NoSQL
5 24 (10.08%) MySQL
6 20 (8.40%) MongoDB
7 16 (6.72%) Oracle Database
8 15 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.94%) Neo4j
10 6 (2.52%) Big Data
10 6 (2.52%) Data Mining
11 5 (2.10%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.26%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.26%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.26%) DB2
12 3 (1.26%) Mahout
12 3 (1.26%) Sqoop
13 2 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.84%) SQLite
14 1 (0.42%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 49 (20.59%) Maven
2 34 (14.29%) JUnit
3 33 (13.87%) Git (software)
4 28 (11.76%) Eclipse
5 21 (8.82%) JIRA
6 20 (8.40%) Subversion
7 18 (7.56%) Ant
8 14 (5.88%) Gradle
9 10 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (3.78%) Jenkins
10 9 (3.78%) Mercurial
11 7 (2.94%) Selenium
12 6 (2.52%) Emacs
12 6 (2.52%) git-flow
13 5 (2.10%) Cucumber
13 5 (2.10%) TestNG
14 3 (1.26%) ClearCase
14 3 (1.26%) IntelliJ
14 3 (1.26%) Jasmine
14 3 (1.26%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 35 (14.71%) Games
2 32 (13.45%) Finance
3 16 (6.72%) Back Office
3 16 (6.72%) Front Office
3 16 (6.72%) Music Industry
4 13 (5.46%) Banking
5 8 (3.36%) Retail
6 4 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.68%) Marketing
7 3 (1.26%) Local Government
8 2 (0.84%) Legal
8 2 (0.84%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (100.00%) J2EE
2 164 (68.91%) Spring
3 127 (53.36%) Hibernate
4 100 (42.02%) HTML
5 84 (35.29%) XML
6 70 (29.41%) CSS
7 54 (22.69%) JSP
8 51 (21.43%) REST
9 49 (20.59%) Web Services
10 44 (18.49%) JPA
11 40 (16.81%) AngularJS
12 39 (16.39%) Java EE
12 39 (16.39%) JDBC
13 38 (15.97%) Spring Boot
14 37 (15.55%) JMS
15 36 (15.13%) SOAP
16 35 (14.71%) JSON
17 34 (14.29%) Ajax
18 32 (13.45%) jQuery
19 31 (13.03%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.81%) Computer Science
2 29 (12.18%) User Experience
3 17 (7.14%) Online Games
4 11 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.68%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.26%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.84%) Equities
9 2 (0.84%) Fintech
9 2 (0.84%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.84%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.42%) iPhone
10 1 (0.42%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.42%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.24%) Unix
2 16 (6.72%) Linux
3 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.42%) AIX
4 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.42%) Windows
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (32.35%) TDD
3 55 (23.11%) Scrum
4 52 (21.85%) MVC
5 42 (17.65%) Microservices
5 42 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 41 (17.23%) OO
7 40 (16.81%) SDLC
8 35 (14.71%) BDD
9 31 (13.03%) Unit Testing
10 29 (12.18%) Test Automation
10 29 (12.18%) Web Development
11 26 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (8.40%) Kanban
13 19 (7.98%) E-Commerce
14 18 (7.56%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (7.56%) Mathematics
15 16 (6.72%) High Availability
15 16 (6.72%) Low Latency
16 15 (6.30%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 236 (99.16%) Java
2 113 (47.48%) JavaScript
3 90 (37.82%) SQL
4 20 (8.40%) PL/SQL
5 9 (3.78%) C++
5 9 (3.78%) Perl
6 8 (3.36%) PHP
7 7 (2.94%) C
7 7 (2.94%) Python
8 6 (2.52%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.68%) LotusScript
9 4 (1.68%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.26%) Jython
11 2 (0.84%) C#
11 2 (0.84%) Clojure
11 2 (0.84%) Groovy
11 2 (0.84%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.84%) Scala
12 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (17.65%) Degree
2 16 (6.72%) Numerate Degree
3 14 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.94%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.26%) OCPJP
5 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.61%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.26%) HDFS
2 1 (0.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Dovecot
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 64 (26.89%) Oracle
2 17 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.04%) IBM
4 8 (3.36%) hybris
5 7 (2.94%) Sun
6 6 (2.52%) BEA
7 4 (1.68%) Lotus
8 3 (1.26%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.26%) Tableau
9 2 (0.84%) Adobe
9 2 (0.84%) ATG
10 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.42%) Chordiant
10 1 (0.42%) GoldenSource
10 1 (0.42%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.42%) Perforce
10 1 (0.42%) Teradata
10 1 (0.42%) VMware