Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a J2EE Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

J2EE Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1143 1161 1265
Rank change year-on-year +18 +104 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Software Engineer 55 57 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.030% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.031% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 40
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £40,875 £35,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +28.57%

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 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +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 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

J2EE Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE Software Engineer in the UK

J2EE Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE Software Engineer.

Salary trend for J2EE Software Engineer in the UK

J2EE Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE Software Engineer over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE Software Engineer in the UK

J2EE Software Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 +41 46 £52,500 +12.90% 5
London +29 29 £67,500 +28.57% 4
UK excluding London +5 17 £45,000 -3.23% 1
North of England +9 8 £42,500 -
Midlands +41 7 £43,750 -12.50%
North West +3 7 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 7 £43,750 -
East of England +13 3 £45,000 +4.65%
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -

J2EE Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, J2EE Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Java
1 55 (100.00%) J2EE
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 53 (96.36%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (87.27%) TDD
4 36 (65.45%) Spring
5 35 (63.64%) Microservices
6 32 (58.18%) SQL
7 28 (50.91%) AngularJS
8 26 (47.27%) Web Services
9 25 (45.45%) CSS
9 25 (45.45%) HTML
9 25 (45.45%) REST
10 24 (43.64%) RESTful
10 24 (43.64%) Ajax
10 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
10 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
10 24 (43.64%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (41.82%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (41.82%) Node.js
12 22 (40.00%) MongoDB
12 22 (40.00%) JSON
13 19 (34.55%) Google
13 19 (34.55%) Java EE
13 19 (34.55%) Open Source
14 18 (32.73%) Domain-Driven Design
14 18 (32.73%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (32.73%) Amazon AWS
14 18 (32.73%) CQRS
14 18 (32.73%) DevOps

J2EE Software Engineer 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 (32.73%) Apache
2 16 (29.09%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (10.91%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.73%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (29.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
2 17 (30.91%) Maven
3 16 (29.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (29.09%) Hudson
3 16 (29.09%) Mercurial
3 16 (29.09%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.82%) Gradle
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) J2EE
2 36 (65.45%) Spring
3 28 (50.91%) AngularJS
4 26 (47.27%) Web Services
5 25 (45.45%) CSS
5 25 (45.45%) HTML
5 25 (45.45%) REST
6 24 (43.64%) Ajax
6 24 (43.64%) RESTful
7 23 (41.82%) Node.js
8 22 (40.00%) JSON
9 19 (34.55%) Java EE
10 18 (32.73%) Hibernate
11 16 (29.09%) .NET
11 16 (29.09%) HTML5
11 16 (29.09%) Java SE
11 16 (29.09%) JSF
11 16 (29.09%) XML
12 15 (27.27%) Spring MVC
13 12 (21.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 24 (43.64%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (29.09%) Computer Science
2 16 (29.09%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Unix
2 8 (14.55%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 53 (96.36%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (87.27%) TDD
4 35 (63.64%) Microservices
5 23 (41.82%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (34.55%) Open Source
7 18 (32.73%) CQRS
7 18 (32.73%) DevOps
7 18 (32.73%) Domain-Driven Design
8 16 (29.09%) Analytical Thinking
8 16 (29.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (29.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (29.09%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (29.09%) Test Automation
9 15 (27.27%) MVC
10 8 (14.55%) Change Management
10 8 (14.55%) High Availability
10 8 (14.55%) Memory Management
10 8 (14.55%) OO
10 8 (14.55%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (58.18%) SQL
3 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
4 16 (29.09%) C++
4 16 (29.09%) Perl
5 14 (25.45%) C
6 6 (10.91%) Groovy
7 1 (1.82%) C#
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) DV Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Google
2 8 (14.55%) Atlassian
2 8 (14.55%) Cloudera
2 8 (14.55%) Sun
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle