The median annual salary for a J2EE Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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

J2EE Developer
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 56 61
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.88% 0.74% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.76% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Median salary £65,000 - £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - -2.17%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 547 527 536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 95.96% 97.41% 99.63%
Number of salaries quoted 471 443 410
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford that featured J2EE Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE Developer in Watford

J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for J2EE Developer in Watford

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 across the Watford region featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 5 (50.00%) System Testing
3 5 (50.00%) hybris
3 5 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Coaching
3 5 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Java EE
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
7 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (10.00%) Subversion
7 1 (10.00%) JSON
7 1 (10.00%) Maven
7 1 (10.00%) Blue Martini
7 1 (10.00%) Spring Security
7 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Jackrabbit
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Log4j
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Mockito
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) Java EE
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
5 1 (10.00%) EJB
5 1 (10.00%) JDBC
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) JPA
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) JSP
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XSD
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) HPUX
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Coaching
2 5 (50.00%) System Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Jython
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) hybris
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) ATG
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Martini
3 1 (10.00%) Talend