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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 114 108 86
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 4 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.74% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.78% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1749 1660 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.78% 94.10% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1383 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 16 April 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Spring
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) JBoss
4 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
4 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
4 6 (54.55%) Ajax
5 5 (45.45%) Maven
5 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) SOAP
5 5 (45.45%) J2EE
5 5 (45.45%) Spring MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
6 4 (36.36%) JasperReports
6 4 (36.36%) Selenium
6 4 (36.36%) FitNesse
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Games
6 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (36.36%) JMX
6 4 (36.36%) JMS
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) JasperReports
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
2 5 (45.45%) Maven
3 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) FitNesse
3 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 4 (36.36%) Games
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
3 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) Spring MVC
4 4 (36.36%) JMX
4 4 (36.36%) JMS
4 4 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (18.18%) OSGi
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) EJB
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) Java EE
7 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Web 2.0
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Delphi
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Facebook