The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 115 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 8 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.68% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.73% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 9
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £38,550 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.97% -4.73%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1896 1918 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.19% 93.70% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1696 1382
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Java Developer
West Midlands

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Spring
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) J2EE
5 6 (37.50%) JBoss
6 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) Java EE
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Banking
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) C
7 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (25.00%) UNIX
7 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
8 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
8 3 (18.75%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) EJB
8 3 (18.75%) JSP
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) OSGi
8 3 (18.75%) EJB 3.0

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 3 (18.75%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Spring
2 7 (43.75%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) Java EE
4 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (18.75%) EJB
5 3 (18.75%) JSP
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) OSGi
5 3 (18.75%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) Servlets
6 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 2 (12.50%) DOM
6 2 (12.50%) XSLT
6 2 (12.50%) JAXB
7 1 (6.25%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 3 (18.75%) Equities
3 2 (12.50%) Web 2.0
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) XPath
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) JBoss
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
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