Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a J2EE Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 975 846 703
Rank change year-on-year -129 -143 -109
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 236 383 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 229 376 700
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,625 £65,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +4.65% +7.50%

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 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -93 220 £47,500 -5.00% 24
London -8 117 £52,500 -10.26% 12
UK excluding London -95 107 £44,000 -2.22% 12
North of England +26 33 £45,000 +3.45% 6
South West +37 32 £26,000 -50.48% 1
North West -17 20 £48,750 +12.07% 6
Midlands +30 17 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South East -28 17 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Yorkshire +33 13 £43,750 -20.45%
East Midlands +28 11 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England -70 9 £45,000 -14.29%
West Midlands +6 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Wales +16 3 £44,000 +17.33%
Scotland -16 1 - -

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 236 (100.00%) Java
1 236 (100.00%) J2EE
2 139 (58.90%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (55.93%) Spring
4 107 (45.34%) Hibernate
5 97 (41.10%) JavaScript
6 93 (39.41%) HTML
7 89 (37.71%) TDD
8 82 (34.75%) SQL
8 82 (34.75%) XML
9 80 (33.90%) Degree
10 71 (30.08%) Computer Science
11 70 (29.66%) CSS
12 64 (27.12%) Microservices
13 62 (26.27%) Oracle
14 60 (25.42%) Software Engineering
15 53 (22.46%) Java EE
15 53 (22.46%) AngularJS
15 53 (22.46%) Relational Database
16 50 (21.19%) Scrum
16 50 (21.19%) Finance
16 50 (21.19%) SQL Server
17 47 (19.92%) Web Services
18 45 (19.07%) .NET
19 44 (18.64%) JSP
19 44 (18.64%) Test Automation
19 44 (18.64%) REST
20 41 (17.37%) RESTful
20 41 (17.37%) Microsoft
21 40 (16.95%) MVC

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 18 (7.63%) Apache
1 18 (7.63%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (6.36%) WebLogic
3 13 (5.51%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.08%) JBoss
5 7 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.69%) Alfresco
6 4 (1.69%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.85%) CMS
7 2 (0.85%) Mule
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.42%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 5 (2.12%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (7.20%) Serverless
4 2 (0.85%) SaaS
5 1 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.20%) HTTP
2 4 (1.69%) Broadband
3 2 (0.85%) Firewall
3 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.46%) Relational Database
2 50 (21.19%) SQL Server
3 37 (15.68%) RDBMS
4 32 (13.56%) Oracle Database
5 16 (6.78%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.81%) MySQL
7 8 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.97%) Infinispan
9 6 (2.54%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.85%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.42%) Big Data
12 1 (0.42%) DB2
12 1 (0.42%) GIS
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (13.14%) Maven
2 30 (12.71%) Eclipse
3 24 (10.17%) Git (software)
4 20 (8.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (8.05%) Hudson
5 19 (8.05%) Travis CI
6 18 (7.63%) Subversion
7 16 (6.78%) JUnit
7 16 (6.78%) Mercurial
8 7 (2.97%) JIRA
9 5 (2.12%) Ant
9 5 (2.12%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.69%) Gradle
11 3 (1.27%) Bugzilla
11 3 (1.27%) ClearCase
11 3 (1.27%) JMeter
11 3 (1.27%) NetBeans
11 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.27%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 50 (21.19%) Finance
2 33 (13.98%) Games
3 20 (8.47%) Music Industry
4 17 (7.20%) Back Office
4 17 (7.20%) Banking
4 17 (7.20%) Front Office
5 6 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.12%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.27%) Retail
9 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.85%) Marketing
10 1 (0.42%) Automotive
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (100.00%) J2EE
2 132 (55.93%) Spring
3 107 (45.34%) Hibernate
4 93 (39.41%) HTML
5 82 (34.75%) XML
6 70 (29.66%) CSS
7 53 (22.46%) AngularJS
7 53 (22.46%) Java EE
8 47 (19.92%) Web Services
9 45 (19.07%) .NET
10 44 (18.64%) JSP
10 44 (18.64%) REST
11 41 (17.37%) RESTful
12 36 (15.25%) Ajax
13 35 (14.83%) JSON
14 32 (13.56%) Servlets
15 31 (13.14%) HTML5
16 29 (12.29%) JDBC
17 28 (11.86%) Spring MVC
18 27 (11.44%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 71 (30.08%) Computer Science
2 31 (13.14%) User Experience
3 21 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.93%) Online Games
5 9 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.97%) Fintech
7 6 (2.54%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.85%) Blog
9 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.85%) Social Media
9 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.42%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.71%) Unix
2 15 (6.36%) Linux
3 3 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.85%) VMS
4 2 (0.85%) Windows
5 1 (0.42%) AIX
5 1 (0.42%) Android
5 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.42%) Solaris
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (58.90%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (37.71%) TDD
3 64 (27.12%) Microservices
4 60 (25.42%) Software Engineering
5 50 (21.19%) Scrum
6 44 (18.64%) Test Automation
7 40 (16.95%) MVC
8 35 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (13.56%) Mathematics
9 32 (13.56%) SDLC
10 31 (13.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 29 (12.29%) Kanban
12 26 (11.02%) Open Source
12 26 (11.02%) Unit Testing
13 25 (10.59%) DevOps
14 22 (9.32%) BDD
14 22 (9.32%) CQRS
15 21 (8.90%) OO
15 21 (8.90%) Technical Architecture
16 20 (8.47%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 236 (100.00%) Java
2 97 (41.10%) JavaScript
3 82 (34.75%) SQL
4 23 (9.75%) C++
5 16 (6.78%) Perl
6 10 (4.24%) PL/SQL
6 10 (4.24%) Python
7 8 (3.39%) C
8 6 (2.54%) Assembly Language
9 4 (1.69%) LotusScript
10 2 (0.85%) C#
10 2 (0.85%) Jython
11 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 80 (33.90%) Degree
2 21 (8.90%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.85%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.85%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 62 (26.27%) Oracle
2 41 (17.37%) Microsoft
3 31 (13.14%) Google
4 12 (5.08%) IBM
5 11 (4.66%) hybris
6 7 (2.97%) SAP
7 4 (1.69%) Lotus
8 3 (1.27%) BEA
9 2 (0.85%) Panasonic
9 2 (0.85%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.85%) Sun
10 1 (0.42%) Adobe
10 1 (0.42%) BT
10 1 (0.42%) Chordiant
10 1 (0.42%) F5
10 1 (0.42%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.42%) Perforce
10 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.42%) Teradata