Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a J2EE Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 913 916 876
Rank change year-on-year +3 -40 -190
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 270 270 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 235 268 428
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £66,250 £72,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 169,137 170,894 196,409
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.22% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 136,840 139,688 164,923
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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 +18 261 £52,500 +10.53% 16
London +65 137 £65,000 +18.18% 12
UK excluding London -42 133 £45,000 - 6
South East +17 60 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East of England -5 28 £41,500 -20.95% 1
South West +5 17 £26,000 -
Midlands -3 10 £38,500 -9.41% 1
North of England -22 9 £40,000 -13.04% 1
North West -3 8 £40,000 -15.79% 1
West Midlands +5 6 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Scotland -29 6 £57,500 -4.17% 1
East Midlands -9 4 £42,500 +3.03%
Northern Ireland - 3 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire +5 1 £40,000 -11.11%

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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.

1 270 (100.00%) Java
1 270 (100.00%) J2EE
2 149 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (47.41%) Microservices
4 118 (43.70%) Software Engineering
4 118 (43.70%) Finance
5 109 (40.37%) Spring
6 104 (38.52%) TDD
7 102 (37.78%) AngularJS
8 101 (37.41%) Web Services
9 99 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
10 98 (36.30%) DevOps
11 89 (32.96%) Docker
12 84 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
13 81 (30.00%) Scrum
14 80 (29.63%) JavaScript
14 80 (29.63%) React
15 78 (28.89%) Terraform
15 78 (28.89%) RESTful
16 75 (27.78%) HTML
17 71 (26.30%) SQL
18 63 (23.33%) CSS
19 61 (22.59%) JUnit
20 60 (22.22%) J2SE
21 59 (21.85%) Open Source
22 56 (20.74%) Maven
23 54 (20.00%) Hibernate
24 52 (19.26%) XML
25 51 (18.89%) Jenkins
26 47 (17.41%) Continuous Deployment

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 25 (9.26%) JBoss
2 22 (8.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 22 (8.15%) WildFly
3 11 (4.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.96%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.22%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.85%) Apache
8 4 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.11%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.74%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.74%) CoreMedia CMS
11 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.37%) IIS
11 1 (0.37%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Fredhopper
1 2 (0.74%) Magento
1 2 (0.74%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 84 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (10.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (7.41%) Amazon S3
4 20 (7.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (2.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.37%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) GitHub
6 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.44%) HTTP
1 12 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.22%) AMQP
3 5 (1.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (14.44%) Relational Database
2 27 (10.00%) MySQL
3 25 (9.26%) RDBMS
3 25 (9.26%) SQL Server
4 24 (8.89%) Oracle Database
5 12 (4.44%) Blockchain
6 11 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (2.22%) Amazon QuickSight
9 6 (2.22%) Hazelcast
9 6 (2.22%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.22%) Pentaho
9 6 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.48%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.11%) DB2
12 2 (0.74%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 61 (22.59%) JUnit
2 56 (20.74%) Maven
3 51 (18.89%) Jenkins
4 47 (17.41%) Selenium
5 40 (14.81%) Vagrant
6 33 (12.22%) Subversion
7 32 (11.85%) Git (software)
8 28 (10.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 21 (7.78%) Cucumber
10 20 (7.41%) Ant
11 19 (7.04%) SpecFlow
12 17 (6.30%) HttpUnit
13 9 (3.33%) Hudson
14 8 (2.96%) Eclipse
15 7 (2.59%) JMeter
15 7 (2.59%) Travis CI
16 6 (2.22%) Gatling
16 6 (2.22%) JIRA
16 6 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
17 5 (1.85%) Emacs
General
1 118 (43.70%) Finance
2 28 (10.37%) Banking
3 22 (8.15%) Front Office
4 13 (4.81%) Games
5 7 (2.59%) Automotive
6 5 (1.85%) Electronics
6 5 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.85%) Marketing
6 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.11%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.74%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (100.00%) J2EE
2 109 (40.37%) Spring
3 102 (37.78%) AngularJS
4 101 (37.41%) Web Services
5 80 (29.63%) React
6 78 (28.89%) RESTful
7 75 (27.78%) HTML
8 63 (23.33%) CSS
9 60 (22.22%) J2SE
10 54 (20.00%) Hibernate
11 52 (19.26%) XML
12 42 (15.56%) Java EE
13 29 (10.74%) jQuery
14 28 (10.37%) Spring Boot
15 27 (10.00%) D3.js
16 23 (8.52%) Struts
16 23 (8.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (7.41%) Servlets
18 19 (7.04%) Gherkin
18 19 (7.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.74%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.78%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 19 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (7.04%) Fintech
5 16 (5.93%) Hedge funds
5 16 (5.93%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.96%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.85%) Equities
8 5 (1.85%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.48%) Derivative
10 3 (1.11%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.04%) Unix
2 15 (5.56%) Linux
3 4 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.74%) CentOS
4 2 (0.74%) Windows
5 1 (0.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (47.41%) Microservices
3 118 (43.70%) Software Engineering
4 104 (38.52%) TDD
5 99 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
6 98 (36.30%) DevOps
7 81 (30.00%) Scrum
8 59 (21.85%) Open Source
9 47 (17.41%) Continuous Deployment
10 46 (17.04%) Pair Programming
10 46 (17.04%) Unit Testing
11 44 (16.30%) Front End Development
12 39 (14.44%) CQRS
13 37 (13.70%) Mentoring
14 34 (12.59%) Domain-Driven Design
15 32 (11.85%) Multithreading
16 31 (11.48%) Asset Management
17 27 (10.00%) BDD
17 27 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
18 25 (9.26%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 270 (100.00%) Java
2 80 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 71 (26.30%) SQL
4 44 (16.30%) Java 8
5 27 (10.00%) Python
6 16 (5.93%) R
7 11 (4.07%) PHP
8 10 (3.70%) C
9 8 (2.96%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.22%) Scala
11 5 (1.85%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.48%) C++
12 4 (1.48%) Groovy
13 3 (1.11%) C#
13 3 (1.11%) Perl
13 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.37%) Ruby
14 1 (0.37%) VB
14 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (12.59%) Degree
2 17 (6.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.70%) Sun Certification
4 9 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.96%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (2.96%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.48%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 89 (32.96%) Docker
2 3 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 78 (28.89%) Terraform
2 38 (14.07%) Ansible
3 30 (11.11%) Kubernetes
4 23 (8.52%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.74%) Puppet
6 1 (0.37%) Packer
Vendors
1 40 (14.81%) Google
2 39 (14.44%) Oracle
3 22 (8.15%) Adobe
4 17 (6.30%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.59%) SAP
6 6 (2.22%) Birst
6 6 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.48%) hybris
7 4 (1.48%) IBM
8 3 (1.11%) Sybase
9 2 (0.74%) Apple
9 2 (0.74%) Blue Martini
9 2 (0.74%) Demandware
9 2 (0.74%) Elastic Path
9 2 (0.74%) Sun
10 1 (0.37%) HP