Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior J2EE Developer was £60,000 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.

Senior J2EE Developer
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1164 1113 1144
Rank change year-on-year -51 +31 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior J2EE Developer 34 105 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.056% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.058% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 32 97 172
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.53%
10th Percentile £48,750 £41,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £68,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +11.76%

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%

Senior J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior J2EE Developer in the UK

Senior J2EE Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior J2EE Developer in the UK

Senior J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Senior J2EE Developer in the UK

Senior J2EE Developer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior J2EE Developer 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 -25 34 £60,000 +14.29% 3
London +10 19 £60,000 -11.11% 2
UK excluding London -36 15 £55,000 +4.76% 1
South East +39 8 £60,000 +20.00% 1
North of England -3 3 £48,750 +12.07%
East Midlands +33 2 £53,000 +21.14%
Midlands +30 2 £53,000 +6.00%
North West -9 2 £52,500 +20.69%
South West +24 1 £42,500 -22.73%
East of England -20 1 £52,500 -16.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -

Senior J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Java
1 34 (100.00%) J2EE
2 30 (88.24%) Spring
3 16 (47.06%) Hibernate
4 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
6 12 (35.29%) TDD
6 12 (35.29%) Games
6 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 12 (35.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (32.35%) Spring Boot
7 11 (32.35%) HTML
7 11 (32.35%) SQL
8 10 (29.41%) HTML5
8 10 (29.41%) Node.js
8 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
9 8 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (23.53%) Scrum
10 7 (20.59%) RESTful
11 6 (17.65%) Kanban
11 6 (17.65%) Spring MVC
11 6 (17.65%) MVC
11 6 (17.65%) Finance
12 5 (14.71%) XML
12 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
12 5 (14.71%) Microservices
13 4 (11.76%) Ajax
13 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
13 4 (11.76%) Web Services

Senior 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 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.88%) JBoss
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.94%) DB2
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Maven
2 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) JUnit
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.94%) Emacs
3 1 (2.94%) git-flow
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) Grunt
3 1 (2.94%) gulp
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.94%) PhantomJS
3 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (35.29%) Games
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) J2EE
2 30 (88.24%) Spring
3 16 (47.06%) Hibernate
4 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 11 (32.35%) HTML
5 11 (32.35%) Spring Boot
6 10 (29.41%) HTML5
6 10 (29.41%) Node.js
7 7 (20.59%) RESTful
8 6 (17.65%) Spring MVC
9 5 (14.71%) XML
10 4 (11.76%) Ajax
10 4 (11.76%) Web Services
11 3 (8.82%) CSS
11 3 (8.82%) EJB
11 3 (8.82%) JMS
12 2 (5.88%) GWT
12 2 (5.88%) Java EE
12 2 (5.88%) JavaBeans
13 1 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Fintech
2 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 12 (35.29%) TDD
3 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 8 (23.53%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Kanban
5 6 (17.65%) MVC
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (14.71%) Microservices
6 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) SDLC
7 3 (8.82%) SOA
8 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.94%) Android Development
9 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.94%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
9 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) Chordiant
2 1 (2.94%) F5
2 1 (2.94%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) hybris
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.94%) Teradata