Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Java J2EE Software Engineer was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1111 1137 1174
Rank change year-on-year +26 +37 +95
Permanent jobs requiring a Java J2EE Software Engineer 22 67 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.037% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.039% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 22 62 49
UK median annual salary £90,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £47,000 £37,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £117,500 £92,875 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +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 153,074 172,554 178,525
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.04% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 122,874 138,839 149,066
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Java J2EE Software Engineer in the UK

Java J2EE Software Engineer
Top 7 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 13 December 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 +14 22 £90,000 +63.64% 1
London +38 16 £100,000 +48.15% 1
UK excluding London +42 6 £52,500 +16.67%
North of England +36 4 £52,500 +23.53%
North West +13 3 £57,500 +15.00%
South East - 2 £52,500 -
North East - 1 £47,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
1 22 (100.00%) Web Services
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 22 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (100.00%) Microservices
2 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (86.36%) Finance
4 18 (81.82%) DevOps
5 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
6 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (63.64%) Asset Management
8 13 (59.09%) Docker
9 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
9 11 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (50.00%) Maven
9 11 (50.00%) J2SE
9 11 (50.00%) Terraform
10 10 (45.45%) Scrum
10 10 (45.45%) Open Source
10 10 (45.45%) Puppet
11 9 (40.91%) Portfolio Management
11 9 (40.91%) Fixed Income
11 9 (40.91%) Equities
11 9 (40.91%) Python
12 8 (36.36%) Pair Programming
12 8 (36.36%) Continuous Deployment
13 7 (31.82%) React
13 7 (31.82%) Front Office
13 7 (31.82%) Hedge funds

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 2 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 22 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (31.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (22.73%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon S3
4 4 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (9.09%) Apigee
5 2 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (9.09%) SaaS
5 2 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon QuickSight
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) Hazelcast
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Pentaho
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 11 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (50.00%) Maven
3 6 (27.27%) Hudson
4 5 (22.73%) Artifactory
5 4 (18.18%) Vagrant
6 3 (13.64%) Selenium
7 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 2 (9.09%) Gatling
7 2 (9.09%) gulp
7 2 (9.09%) JMeter
7 2 (9.09%) JUnit
7 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Front Office
3 6 (27.27%) Back Office
4 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (4.55%) Electronics
5 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
1 22 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 11 (50.00%) J2SE
3 7 (31.82%) React
4 6 (27.27%) RESTful
4 6 (27.27%) Spring
5 4 (18.18%) D3.js
5 4 (18.18%) Spring Boot
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
6 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) JAX-RS
6 2 (9.09%) JPA
6 2 (9.09%) Middleware
6 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (9.09%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Equities
1 9 (40.91%) Fixed Income
2 7 (31.82%) Hedge funds
3 4 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
5 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Native
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Microservices
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (81.82%) DevOps
4 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (63.64%) Asset Management
6 10 (45.45%) Open Source
6 10 (45.45%) Scrum
7 9 (40.91%) Portfolio Management
8 8 (36.36%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (36.36%) Pair Programming
9 6 (27.27%) TDD
10 5 (22.73%) Refactoring
11 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (18.18%) CQRS
11 4 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
11 4 (18.18%) SOLID
12 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) MATLAB
3 5 (22.73%) R
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) TypeScript
6 2 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) Clojure
6 2 (9.09%) Groovy
6 2 (9.09%) Java 8
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) Kotlin
6 2 (9.09%) Scala
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Terraform
2 10 (45.45%) Puppet
3 7 (31.82%) Ansible
4 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
5 2 (9.09%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) SaltStack
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe
3 2 (9.09%) Birst
4 1 (4.55%) SAP