Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Java J2EE Developer
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 83 90
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 2 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.20% 0.96% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 1.00% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 15
Watford median annual salary £56,250 £56,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +23.53%
10th Percentile £45,875 £47,375 £46,000
90th Percentile £63,625 £70,125 £54,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £56,250 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -1.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 956 1000 1042
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.43% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 799 861 849
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Watford

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Watford

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in Watford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java/J2EE Developer in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Java/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 Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SOA

Java/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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle