Period
to 22 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Java J2EE Software Engineer was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

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

Java J2EE Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1084 1078 1183
Rank change year-on-year -6 +105 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Java J2EE Software Engineer 25 123 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.070% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.073% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 25 117 15
UK median annual salary £100,000 £62,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% +47.06% -15.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £31,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £110,500 £85,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 143,403 169,493 166,442
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.41% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 114,614 139,140 138,145
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

Java J2EE Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Java J2EE Software Engineer in the UK

Java J2EE Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Java J2EE Software Engineer in the UK

Java J2EE Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java J2EE Software Engineer over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Java J2EE Software Engineer in the UK

Java J2EE Software Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java J2EE Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 March 2019. 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 -9 25 £100,000 +60.00% 3
London -37 21 £100,000 +60.00% 2
UK excluding London +54 4 £47,500 +5.56% 1
North of England +45 4 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 -
North East - 1 £47,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, Java J2EE Software Engineer 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 Java J2EE Software Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) J2EE
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 25 (100.00%) Microservices
2 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (88.00%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (88.00%) Web Services
4 21 (84.00%) Finance
4 21 (84.00%) Asset Management
5 16 (64.00%) Jenkins
5 16 (64.00%) Docker
5 16 (64.00%) Terraform
6 15 (60.00%) DevOps
6 15 (60.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 15 (60.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 15 (60.00%) Puppet
6 15 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (60.00%) Amazon S3
7 14 (56.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (52.00%) J2SE
8 13 (52.00%) Scrum
9 12 (48.00%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (48.00%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (48.00%) Serverless
10 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
11 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (36.00%) TypeScript
11 9 (36.00%) SaltStack
11 9 (36.00%) Mobile App
11 9 (36.00%) React

Java 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 8 (32.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 22 (88.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
2 15 (60.00%) Amazon S3
2 15 (60.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 14 (56.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (48.00%) AWS Lambda
4 12 (48.00%) Serverless
5 9 (36.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (32.00%) Apigee
7 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 12 (48.00%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (36.00%) Selenium
3 5 (20.00%) Artifactory
3 5 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) gulp
General
1 21 (84.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Front Office
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) J2EE
2 22 (88.00%) Web Services
3 13 (52.00%) J2SE
4 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (36.00%) React
6 4 (16.00%) Spring
6 4 (16.00%) Spring Boot
7 3 (12.00%) .NET
7 3 (12.00%) Spring Security
8 1 (4.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (32.00%) Equities
2 8 (32.00%) Fixed Income
3 5 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 3 (12.00%) Derivative
4 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Microservices
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (84.00%) Asset Management
4 15 (60.00%) DevOps
5 13 (52.00%) Scrum
6 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (20.00%) Refactoring
8 4 (16.00%) Open Source
9 3 (12.00%) Migration
10 1 (4.00%) Creative Thinking
10 1 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.00%) OO
10 1 (4.00%) OOP
10 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) TypeScript
3 5 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 5 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) R
4 3 (12.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) Java 8
4 3 (12.00%) Java 9
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Terraform
2 15 (60.00%) Puppet
3 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Google
1 9 (36.00%) SaltStack
2 8 (32.00%) Adobe