Period
to 6 June 2020

The median annual salary for a J2EE Developer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

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
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 808 973 934
Rank change year-on-year +165 -39 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 64 126 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.088% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.091% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62 131 263
Median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +17.39% +15.00%
10th Percentile £40,125 £38,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £139,750 £105,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 82,408 137,994 166,782
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.20% 95.96% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 66,025 109,657 135,534
Median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE Developer in the UK

J2EE Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing J2EE Developer.

Salary trend for J2EE Developer in the UK

J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing J2EE Developer over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for J2EE Developer in the UK

J2EE Developer
Top 10 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 6 June 2020. 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 +172 62 £72,500 +7.41% 1
London +101 41 £87,500 +20.69%
UK excluding London +173 22 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Midlands +94 11 £52,500 +5.00%
South East +104 9 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £52,500 -
East Midlands +53 5 £55,000 +10.00%
North of England +126 1 £52,500 +10.53%
North East - 1 £52,500 -
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Java
1 64 (100.00%) J2EE
2 45 (70.31%) JavaScript
2 45 (70.31%) Web Services
3 44 (68.75%) Software Engineering
4 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (62.50%) AWS
6 36 (56.25%) Finance
7 35 (54.69%) React
8 33 (51.56%) Asset Management
9 26 (40.63%) Jenkins
9 26 (40.63%) HTML
9 26 (40.63%) CSS
10 24 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 21 (32.81%) Node.js
12 20 (31.25%) Spring
13 19 (29.69%) Travis CI
13 19 (29.69%) Opscode Chef
14 17 (26.56%) Docker
15 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (23.44%) Banking
15 15 (23.44%) Azure
16 14 (21.88%) Amazon SQS
16 14 (21.88%) Hedge funds
16 14 (21.88%) Portfolio Management
16 14 (21.88%) Open Source
16 14 (21.88%) Fund Management
16 14 (21.88%) Blog
16 14 (21.88%) Investment Management
16 14 (21.88%) Derivative

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 11 (17.19%) CMS
2 8 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (7.81%) Apache
3 5 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 40 (62.50%) AWS
2 15 (23.44%) Azure
3 14 (21.88%) Amazon ECS
3 14 (21.88%) Amazon SQS
3 14 (21.88%) GCP
4 6 (9.38%) Amazon Cognito
4 6 (9.38%) Serverless
5 3 (4.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) 3GPP
1 1 (1.56%) FTP
1 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) Amazon Redshift
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.94%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.25%) OLAP
4 4 (6.25%) OLTP
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.56%) Big Data
6 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Jenkins
2 24 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 19 (29.69%) Travis CI
4 8 (12.50%) JUnit
5 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.38%) Maven
6 5 (7.81%) JMeter
6 5 (7.81%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 36 (56.25%) Finance
2 15 (23.44%) Banking
3 14 (21.88%) Front Office
3 14 (21.88%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.38%) Games
5 4 (6.25%) Marketing
6 3 (4.69%) Public Sector
7 2 (3.13%) Electronics
7 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.56%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) J2EE
2 45 (70.31%) Web Services
3 35 (54.69%) React
4 26 (40.63%) CSS
4 26 (40.63%) HTML
5 21 (32.81%) Node.js
6 20 (31.25%) Spring
7 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
7 14 (21.88%) Redux
8 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 8 (12.50%) Servlets
8 8 (12.50%) Spring Boot
9 7 (10.94%) Middleware
10 6 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (7.81%) Apache NiFi
11 5 (7.81%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (7.81%) JDBC
11 5 (7.81%) JPA
11 5 (7.81%) RESTful
12 4 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (21.88%) Blog
2 14 (21.88%) Derivative
2 14 (21.88%) Equities
2 14 (21.88%) Fixed Income
2 14 (21.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (21.88%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.56%) Handset
3 1 (1.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (51.56%) Asset Management
4 14 (21.88%) Artificial Intelligence
4 14 (21.88%) Fund Management
4 14 (21.88%) Investment Management
4 14 (21.88%) Machine Learning
4 14 (21.88%) Open Source
4 14 (21.88%) Performance Attribution
4 14 (21.88%) Portfolio Management
5 13 (20.31%) Multithreading
6 12 (18.75%) DevOps
6 12 (18.75%) Microservices
6 12 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 11 (17.19%) Content Management
8 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.94%) OO
9 7 (10.94%) TDD
10 6 (9.38%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (70.31%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.88%) Kotlin
4 9 (14.06%) SQL
5 6 (9.38%) Go
6 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.13%) Groovy
7 2 (3.13%) Java 8
8 1 (1.56%) AWK
8 1 (1.56%) C#
8 1 (1.56%) Scala
8 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (29.69%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (21.88%) Terraform
3 5 (7.81%) Kibana
3 5 (7.81%) logstash
4 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) Adobe
3 2 (3.13%) SAP